893.102S/2455: Telegram

The Ambassador in China (Johnson) to the Secretary of State

“The decision of the Chinese Government communicated to you on April 497 was based upon the assumption that the provisions of the land regulations concerning the number and nationality of the councilors would be suspended for a period not exceeding 2 years.”

Sent to Shanghai, repeated to Department and Peiping.

  1. See telegram of April 4, 6 p.m., p. 844.