893.00/10637: Telegram

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

1050. Department’s 388, November 26, 7 p.m.

I am replying to the Minister for Foreign Affairs as indicated in the Legation’s 1030, November 22, 10 p.m., third paragraph, but am incorporating in the note the phraseology employed in paragraph 1 of the Department’s telegram under reference.
I am also telegraphing the text of the note to the commander in chief and to the American Consul General at Canton and am informing the latter of the content of paragraph 2 of the Department’s telegram.