The Consul at Geneva ( Bucknell ) to the Secretary of State
[Received September 12—3:50 p.m.]
285. Consulate’s 284, September 12, 5 p.m. Hoo informs me in confidence that China will send two notes to the Secretary General of the League tonight or tomorrow morning. One will be an appeal to the Council under articles 10, 11 and 17. The second note will be a supplementary statement bringing up to date the recital of events set forth in the Chinese note of August 30th, see my 262, August 30, 9 p.m. This note will also contain a request that it be communicated to the Advisory Committee.