Context

Context of Reduction and limitation of naval armament. Message from the President of the United States stating together with his reason, that a compliance with Senate Resolution No. 320, requesting him to transmit to the Senate all papers and documents touching the negotiation of the so-called London naval treaty, would be incompatible with the public interest. July 8 (calendar day, July 11), 1930. -- Read; ordered to lie on the table and to be printed.