199 Sir Earle Page, Minister for Commerce, to Mr J. A. Lyons, Prime Minister

Cablegram unnumbered LONDON, 17 May 1938, 5.40 p.m.


Your Secret Telegram 17th May Yampi Sound. [1]

If communication to Japanese Consul-General [2] mentioned in your telegram has been put in the post we would suggest that steps be taken to withhold delivery pending the receipt of most urgent telegram which I am despatching to you immediately. [3]


1 Document 198.

2 Document 197.

3 Document 200.

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