893.4061 Motion Pictures/7–3145: Telegram

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

1256. Your No. 1111, July 17, 7 p.m. not received by the Embassy until July 28, 4 p.m. We have advised the Ministry of Finance of the acceptance by the Hays Organization of the proposal outlined to you [in] Embassy’s telegram 1161, July 13. We have not notified local representatives either of negotiations or results thereof. We assume [Page 1331]they will be instructed by their principals in U. S. If we are to take further action, please advise by cable.

Hurley