102.1/2–446: Telegram

The Counselor of Embassy in China (Smyth) to the Secretary of State

214. From Adler to Secretary of Treasury: No objection raised by General Marshall to transfer one and one-half (1.5) million dollars from 15 million dollars on books of Treasury for expenses incident to the purchase of textiles. (Reference your telegram 104, of January 17). In accordance with your instructions have informed General Marshall of Chinese desire to resume gold shipments. [Adler.]