894.797/17: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Japan ( Grew )

14. Your 6, January 9, 11 a.m., second paragraph, and your despatch 1631, January 9.44 For your information the Department [Page 982] considers that the use of the word “manufactories” in its context in Articles I and II of the Treaty confers on American citizens the indisputable right to manufacture on terms of complete equality with Japanese subjects.

  1. Latter not printed.