336 Mr R.G. Menzies, Prime Minister, to Mr S.M. Bruce, High Commissioner in London

Cablegram unnumbered 9 November 1939,

SECRET PERSONAL FOR HIMSELF

Regarding Washington: There is growing criticism here at our delay and it would help me if I could within the next day or two announce your visit to America and the purpose of it. Is there any objection to this? [1]

MENZIES

1 This cablegram crossed Bruce's 631 (Document 337). See AA: CP 290/6, item 1.

[AA: CP 290/6, ITEM 1]