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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 Minister1 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.

Footnote 1: Johannes Hellner.

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