The Ambassador in China ( Johnson ) to the Secretary of State
[Received January 16—8:55 a.m.]
28. Peck12 returned by plane from Sian at 5 p.m. today. All other places on plane completely filled by Government delegates and official refugee families, no places for foreign refugees. We are now discussing with the British Ambassador further steps. Peck reports Sian quiet. All Americans well.
Repeated to Peiping, Shanghai, Hankow.
- Willys R. Peck, Counselor of Embassy in China at Nanking.↩