893.6363/58: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in China (MacMurray)

14. Your 10 January 7, 3 p.m. Your instruction to Consul General at Canton is approved. Any such monopolistic arrangement as described in your paragraph 1 could not be countenanced or supported by this Government in view of its established policy as set forth specifically in Article III of the Nine Power Treaty of February 6, 1922.91