The Secretary of State to the Consul at Hong Kong (Donovan)
Your August 21, 2 p.m.
- In accordance with Department’s telegraphic circular instruction
of August 10, 6 p.m.,7 endorse passports as follows:
“This passport is not valid for travel to or in any foreign state in connection with entrance into or service in foreign military or naval forces.”
- Also call the attention of the Americans in question to the provisions of Section 221, Title 22, U. S. Code, and of Section 4090 Revised Statutes.
- Confine your action within the limits set forth in paragraphs 1 and 2 above and refer the question as to departure from Hong Kong airport of Americans concerned to decision of airport authorities.