418 Mr A. Eden, U.K. Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs, to Commonwealth Government
Cablegram 174 LONDON, 14 December 1939, 4.06 p.m.
My telegram of 8th December, 167. 
His Majesty has approved of the appointment of person named, and His Majesty's Ambassador at Washington  was instructed yesterday to approach the United States Government as desired in your telegram No. 193 , and to arrange direct with you for simultaneous announcement in Australia and United States.