The Secretary of State to the Minister in China (MacMurray)
27. Your No. 24, January 13, 9 p.m., and No. 35, January 20, 7 p.m. Department awaits with interest results of informal conversations which you have had with Saburi and in the meantime should Japanese Embassy here revive question Department will take stand suggested by you in paragraph 9 of your No. 24.