Editorial Note

On the evening of October 25, shortly after his return from Paris, Secretary of State Dulles presented a report on the outcome of the Four-Power, Nine-Power, and North Atlantic Council meetings to President Eisenhower and the Cabinet. This was the first open session of the Cabinet during the Eisenhower Administration in which national press, radio, and television coverage was allowed. For information concerning this Cabinet meeting, see the Department of State Bulletin, November 8, 1954, page 677; the text of Dulles’ remarks and the question period that followed is in Department of State file 396.1 GE/3–2354.