179 Mr S.M. Bruce, High Commissioner in London, to Mr R.G. Menzies, Prime Minister
Cablegram unnumbered LONDON, 1 September 1939,12.29 p.m.
CLEAR THE LINE MOST IMMEDIATE
For immediate transmission to Prime Minister. Similar broadcasts taking place here, newspapers appearing with sensational reports.
I am in Downing Street but up to this moment no confirmation.