File No. 800.852/90

The Ambassador in Japan ( Morris ) to the Secretary of State


No. 13. Supplementing my serial No. 31. All charters formally executed. Certified copies being sent by pouch. Shakano-o leaves May 20 for Seattle; Kunajiri leaves in May for Tacoma; all others as previously reported in my No. 3. No chartered ships will be delivered at Japanese ports.

  1. Not printed; gives sailing dates and destinations of 23 chartered ships totaling 151,266 tons.