No. 510 NAI DFA 11/3

Telegram from Joseph P. Walshe to the Irish Legation, Washington DC
(L.N. 4/11) (Copy)

Geneva, 22 January 1931

Choice of Chairman for general disarmament conference will probably be made at private Council meeting to-morrow. Minister would like to propose American Chairman for example Dawes1 would receive support of great majority of members of Council please ascertain confidentially from Stimson attitude of American government for minister's private information.


1 General Charles C. Dawes, financier and later Vice-President of the United State of America.

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