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.