File No. 800.6354/1

The Counselor of the Japanese Embassy ( Tanaka ) to the Acting Foreign Trade Adviser of the Department of State ( Lay )

Dear Mr. Lay : The matter of joining the inter-Allied tin committee, which formed a part of our conversation on the 18th instant, has been duly taken up with my Government who now inform us that a telegraphic instruction was despatched on the 7th of September detailing a member of the Japanese Embassy at London to take part on that committee representing the Japanese Government.

Yours very truly,

T. Tanaka