326. Editorial Note

Prime Minister Pearson visited the LBJ Ranch in Texas January 15-16, 1965, for talks with U.S. officials. During the visit, the President and Prime Minister signed an agreement on auto parts. For text of the agreement, see American Foreign Policy: Current Documents, 1965, pages 1040-1041. No memoranda of conversation of these meetings were found. Background papers for the Pearson visit are in the National Archives and Records Administration, RG 59, Conference Files: Lot 66 D 347, CF 2478. Documentation relating to subsequent efforts to secure Congressional support for the Canadian auto agreement is in the Johnson Library, National Security File, Country File, Canada, Vol. 4. Pearson discussed the meeting in Mike: Memoirs of the Right Honorable Lester B. Pearson, Volume 3, pages 125-128.