893.00/10–1145: Telegram

The Chargé in China (Robertson) to the Secretary of State

1775. Mao Tse-tung left by plane this morning for Yenan. Chou En-lai and Wang Jo-fei remained in Chungking (Embassy’s 1754, October 8). A joint communiqué will probably be issued late this afternoon or tomorrow morning. Embassy’s comments on negotiations will be reported by telegram tomorrow.