The Acting Secretary of State to the Minister in China (Johnson)
Washington, July 13, 1933—7 p.m.
249. Your 591, July 12, 4 p.m. in regard to the restrictions imposed by the Canton authorities upon the importation of liquid fuel.
- Your instruction to Canton is approved.
- The Legation and the Consul General at Canton should continue to press the matter, keeping the Department informed in regard to developments.