JMAS-157 David Bruce's diary entries - November 1953Documents from 01 November 1953 to 30 November 1953
Content and Structure
Remarks on: lack of progress in the conversations between Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and Francois Poncet on the Saar,- text of statement by Bruce before Randall Committee on Foreign Economic Policy and in oral statement he concentrated on EDC and ECSC, feels Randall unfavourable to US loan to CSC
General Charles de Gaulle's press conference where he violently attacked the EDC Treaty,- Chancellor Konrad Adenauer's disillusionment over Saar negotiations
public attacks on Jean Monnet by anti-EDC orators
copies of letters from André de Staercke to Bruce and Hervé Alphand calling for a declaration to be issued at Bermuda Conference on UK/EDC association,- difficulties in French debate on foreign policy.
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The originals are held in various Archives and Presidential Libraries in the USA