894.48B/51: Telegram

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

150. Your September 6, received September 10, regarding delivery of relief supplies to Japanese authorities.

The Department and the Red-Cross share your views as expressed in the above telegram and feel that all relief supplies should be delivered to the Japanese authorities. Department is transmitting to you today a telegram from the Red-Cross26 stating specifically its desires in the matter of administering relief measures.

You will disregard the Department’s 142, September 8, 11-a.m.26 and be guided by the Red-Cross’ telegram which is being transmitted to you today by the Department.

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