Lieutenant Edward B. Robinette, Assistant Naval Attaché at Stockholm to Office of Naval Intelligence
CABLEGRAM RECEIVED Y-6 <October 5, 1918.>
Origin Alusna Stockholm. Ser. No. 51
Ref’d to Date
N-1 Oct 6
SWO “ 7
44 ARD SECRET.
51. For Navintel. Swedish Foreign Minister stated in confidence today QUOTE Swedish Government is advised it is rumored that in official circles in Berlin that new Government willing accept the fourteen points of President Wilson and that during the next week or ten days we are likely to see developments of greater moment than world has seen since fall of Roman Empire UNQUOTE 24005 51.
Time Sent Not given
Time Recd 537 a.m. Oct. 6.
Source Note: Cy, DNA, RG45, Entry 517B. Handwritten date confirmed by time/date notation typed at end of cable. “RETRANSMIT” appears at the bottom of document.