The Ambassador in China (Gauss) to the Secretary of State
[Received September 24—8:11 p.m.]
1088. For the Secretary and the Under Secretary. Your 844, September 18, 6 p.m. British Ambassador called yesterday afternoon to discuss extraterritoriality proposals. London has instructed him to recommend what essential provisions of proposed 1931 arrangement should be retained. He has promised me copy of his recommendations for any comment I wish to make to the Department.