The Ambassador in China ( Gauss ) to the Secretary of State
[Received October 23—7:14 a.m.]
2008. Department’s 1480, October 15. I took up this matter with Soong October 22. He stated that the arrangement outlined for the disposition of deserters in question had been approved personally by the Generalissimo and he would have to take the matter up with the General to see if another solution could be found.