Editorial Note

Telegram 112 to Addis Ababa, October 14, 1953, informed the Embassy that the President had approved a recommendation that Emperor Haile Selassie be invited to visit the United States in 1954 and suggested April or May for the visit. Addis Ababa telegram 148, October 19, reported that the Ambassador had personally extended the President’s invitation to the Emperor. Documentation is in Department of State file 775.11.