Message to President de Gaulle Concerning His Decision To Maintain the Value of the Franc.
I HAVE READ today of the decision you have taken. I know that the American people will wish me to tell you of the common hope that your course of action will be successful and that we are ready to cooperate in any way we can to achieve your objective consistent with our national purposes.
With warm personal regard.
LYNDON B. JOHNSON
[The Honorable Charles de Gaulle, President of France]
Note: President de Gaulle's reply is printed in the Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents (vol. 4, p. 1642).
Lyndon B. Johnson, Message to President de Gaulle Concerning His Decision To Maintain the Value of the Franc. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/236611