The Secretary of State to the Chinese Chargé (Yung Kwai)

The Secretary of State presents his compliments to the Chinese Chargé d’Affaires, and, referring to his memorandum of September 24, 1919, relative to protection for Chinese citizens in Mexico, has the honor to inform the Chinese Chargé d’Affaires that all American Consular Officers in Mexico have been telegraphically instructed, in cases of necessity, to exercise their informal good offices with local Mexican authorities in behalf of Chinese citizens in their Districts seeking protection.56

  1. Circular telegram, Sept. 30, 1919; not printed.