No. 45 UCDA P80/415
DUBLIN, undated, but probably 19231
M[inister for] External Affairs.
Re Appointment of Irish Rep[resentatives] abroad.
I don't know whether the High Com[missioner] is aware of the position of these Rep[resentative]s abroad. If not you will have to consider going over & personally seeing [the] Duke & giving [the] High Com[missioner] all the information at your disposal.
This is a business which requires careful handling. These2 Reps are generally poor stuff & while our national position must be safeguarded we can't have them making a mess of things.
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