The Ambassador in China ( Johnson ) to the Secretary of State
[Received 8:55 p.m.]
364. Shanghai’s 969, July 9, 2 p.m. Official report now received by mail under seal of a letter signed by Morishima14 “for Minister of War” the text of the statement quoted in Shanghai’s telegram under reference.
Unless instructed otherwise I shall simply make formal acknowledgment of this communication.
Repeated to Shanghai.
- Japanese Counselor of Embassy in China at Shanghai.↩