125.461/10–1746: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Ambassador in China (Stuart)

925. Dept of opinion (Urtel 1679, Oct 17, 11 a.m.) we should not delay further reopening Harbin and it is hoped final arrangements will be made for Clubb proceeed there in near future. Details flight should be communicated to Chou En-lai sufficiently in advance to enable him (Sent Nanking, repeated Mukden for Clubb) notify local authorities Harbin.