893.00/9814: Telegram

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


174. My 160, March 13, 4 p.m.36

1. Following is summary of mail despatch from American consul general [at] Tientsin under date of March 13th; copies of which are going forward to Department in next pouch:

[Here follows a summary of the despatch, printed supra.]

2. I concur in Gauss statement of probabilities of situation and recommendation for protection of Americans at Peitaiho.

3. Repeated to commander in chief for information North China Patrol.

  1. Telegram in two sections.
  2. Post, p. 311.