The Secretary of State to the Minister in China (Johnson)
Washington, November 7, 1930—3 p.m.
382. Your 961, November 5, 5 p.m. The Legation may follow its judgment in regard to method of seeking a satisfactory settlement of this question provided the arrangement ultimately agreed to shall involve no concessions to Chinese supervision greater than those indicated in the Department’s telegram of October 28, 2 p.m. Keep Department informed.