Thank you for your telegram No.329. 
2. I have had the opportunity of discussing with Dr. Evatt and
reviewing the position of Lord Killearn in relation to the
Indonesian negotiations, noting your emphasis on the fact that
Lord Killearn is acting purely in a personal capacity.
3. You and Addison will appreciate our anxiety to assist towards
any step that will help to settle the dispute which has caused and
is causing Australia the greatest embarrassment.
Dr. Evatt's intervention with Killearn and Addison was occasioned
by a desire to associate Australia more closely with Lord
4. In the circumstances Dr. Evatt and I both accept your view that
pending the outcome of the present negotiations Australia's
interest will be adequately met by Killearn's working in closest
contact and collaboration with Australian representative at
5. I hope that you will ask Killearn to let us know if there
arises anything we can do to facilitate negotiations.