120 Evatt to Burton

Cablegram 33 CANBERRA, 20 January 1949, 5 p.m.

IMPORTANT PERSONAL

Department is sending you full text of my statement [1] on arrival Sydney today. I told Press at same time that you were entitled to participate in all proceedings of conference but that any positive proposals would be subject to instructions and approval of Australian Government.

Please keep me closely informed regarding any resolutions conference may be considering. Best wishes.

1 See note 2 to Document 113.

[AA : A1838/2, 383/1/25]