March 5, 1940
|AMERICAN EMBASSY LONDON|
Your 490. February 28, 8 p.m.
Please convey following message to the Naval Person from the President.
QUOTE Upon my return to Washington, I received your message. I deeply appreciate your efforts. I am having the situation thoroughly studied and will communicate with you further as soon as possible. END QUOTE
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“Leave the past to history especially as I propose to write that history myself.”