793.94/11282: Telegram

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

315. The Department is informed that the Standard Oil Company of New York has received a telegram from its Shanghai representative stating that its Shanghai representative has learned that Japan will declare war on China on December 1.

The Department would welcome your comments.52

  1. A similar telegram, No. 576, November 24, 6 p.m., was sent to the Consul General at Shanghai.