693.002/823: Telegram

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

96. Department’s 17, January 19, 9 p.m., Canton Maritime Customs. The procedure envisaged in Department’s paragraph numbered 1 was followed in an interview with the Minister for Foreign Affairs today. The Minister replied that he took note of my statement but made no further comment.56

  1. See Ambassador Grew’s memorandum of February 17, Foreign Relations, Japan, 1931–1941, vol. i, p. 747.