9 Mr S. M. Bruce, High Commissioner in London, to Mr J. A. Lyons, Prime Minister
For the Prime Minister
In view of wide interest aroused by announcement in Australia
agree impossible keep Officer  London for Imperial Conference.
Will require month to six weeks to make necessary arrangements but
these being expedited and will leave as soon as possible.
1 Major F.K. Officer, External Affairs Officer in London. See Documents 2,7,8.
[AA : A981, EA DEPT 152]