167 Mr M. MacDonald, U.K. Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs, to Commonwealth Government

Circular Cablegram B82 LONDON, 25 March 1938, 5.35 p.m.

CONFIDENTIAL

My telegram of 17th March, Circular B. 63. [1]

It is now proposed to address a reply to the note from the German Embassy which, after referring to the delivery of that communication, will proceed in the following terms:-

'I have the honour to acknowledge the receipt of this communication whilst making all the necessary reserves which it may call for.'

1 Document 142.

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