Text of telegram sent by His Excellency, Ba Maw, Chief of State of Burma, to His Excellency, Jose P. Laurel, President of the Republic of the Philippines, thanking him for the cordiality and hospitality with which he was received while a visitor in Manila, December 1, 1943:

On my return to Burma I would like to express my deep appreciation of the kindness and hospitality extended to me by Your Excellency and the members of your Government during my stay in Manila. I pray for Your Excellency’s continued good health and for the progress and prosperity of the Philippine Republic.

Source: Office of the Solicitor General Library