From a reliable source in Paris it is ascertained that the Washington
Naval Agreement will be ratified by a handsome majority shortly after
the Chamber reassembles on May 8. The only reservation which will be
insisted upon by the Chamber provides against the continuance of
France's obligations under the treaty after 1936.
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