893.00/3051: Telegram

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

Your April 10, 4 p.m.

Please discreetly inquire of the Foreign Office when this Government may expect a reply to its memorandum regarding the Tientsin affair. If occasion offers you may express the hope that, in view of the publicity given the affair and adverse comments here in press, the Japanese Government will expedite its reply.

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