893.01/144: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Chargé in China (Mayer)

302. Your 472, December 4, 3 p.m.

The Department approves proposed statement and you may sign if all your colleagues named in the statement also sign.

Your paragraph 8.

You will of course notify the Department immediately, with a view to its taking up the question with the appropriate Governments, in the event that any of the representatives of Powers signatory to the Washington Conference Treaties fail to receive authorization to join in the statement.