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Exchange of Messages With Prime Minister James Ramsay MacDonald of Great Britain.

October 03, 1929

AS YOU near the shores of the United States I send to you a most cordial welcome not only in my own name but on behalf of my fellow countrymen as well.

HERBERT HOOVER

[The Right Honorable James Ramsay MacDonald, M.P., Prime Minister of Great Britain, S. S. Berengaria]

Note: Prime Minister MacDonald's reply, released with the President's message, read as follows:

Greetings and hearty thanks for your message. I greatly value your kind words of welcome on behalf of yourself and your fellow countrymen and they will be highly appreciated by mine.

RAMSAY MACDONALD

[President Hoover, White House, Washington, D.C.]

Herbert Hoover, Exchange of Messages With Prime Minister James Ramsay MacDonald of Great Britain. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/207286

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