My dear air I
2 request that you pass the following to the appropriate authorities of the United States of America.
It is your good friend who is turning toriend who has already become your soldier-warrior for the cause of Truth, for the Idealsruly free world and of Dsmocracy for Mankind, to which ideals your (an now my) President, government, and people are sacrificing so much effort.
I have conacioualy embarked upon this path of struggle. Many things have contributed to this. In my life, the last three years have been very critical, both in my way of thinking ander things, aboutill report later.
I have thought long and hard. aveature and fororrect final decision which haa impelled me to approach you.
I ask that you believe the eincerity of my thoughts and deairee to be of service to you. ish to make my contribution,odest one but in my view an important one, to our mutual cause, and henceforth aa your aoldier to carry out everything which ia entrusted to me.
You need not doubtill give all my strength, knowledge, aad my life to thli new obligation.
In presenting theant to saym not beginning my work for my new cause with empty hands.nderstand perfectly well and take into full consideration that to correct words and thoughts must be added concrete proof confirming these words.ave had, and do haveefinite capability to do this.
At tho proseatave at my disposal very important materials on many subjects of exceptionally great interest and importance to your government.
I wish to pass these materials to you immediately for study, analysis, and subsequent utilisation. This must be done aa quickly as possible. You will determine the manner of transmittal of this material yourself. It is deeirable that the transfer be effected not through personal contact, butead drop.
APPROVED FOR RELEASE
equest that you "relieve" ma aa quickly aa possible of this materialave prepared; this should be done for many valid rsaaons.
Your reply: Please inform me (preferably in the Russian language) through my dead dropsee its description and manner of use) concerning the manner, form, ttme, and place for passing of th* indicated material.
ll you designate your own dead drop for my passing tha material, please take Into consideration that your drop should be able to contain material equivalent la else to the book, Veo Klaybarn, by S, Khentov, published
After you receive the material from me, it would be desirable toersonal meeting with your representative during the second half of August of this year. We must discuis many things in detail.equest four to six hours for this. Saturdays and Sundays are coaveaieat for me. You decide upon tha place aad manner of setting this up.
I will wait for your orders rsgardiag the questions raised above, through Droptarting from
X ask that in working with roe you observe all the rules of tradscraft and security, and not permit any all pupa. Protect me.
May the Justice of the ideas and goals tom devoting myself from this day forward aid us in our future collaboration.
- P. S. My beat, best grsetings to my first good friend, Colonel CharlesPeeke aad his wifa. and greetiaga to my friends: Cottar. Koehler, Ditta, Beckett, Deal el, Glass brook and othara. emember with great pleasure thepent with them.
I had planned to meet your representative aad pass him this letterut it did not work out.
Now, this must be postponed tougust.
typed the letteryrillic typewriter. He wrote in the American names.Original document.