893.50 Recovery/7–2548: Telegram

The Consul General at Shanghai (Cabot) to the Secretary of State

1664. To Department, ECA and Agriculture from Dawson. ReEmbtel 1358, July 24. Following conference with Moyer, approve state Benton [statement on] agreement with following comments.

Point 5, “or its chairman” should be followed by “with the concurrence of the Chinese members”. Moyer concurs this revision.

Point 6, will not seriously object this revision with understanding Moyer as a member of committee will insist that initiation of projects in provinces contingent upon support of provincial and hsien officials. Moyer concurs.

Sent Department, repeated Nanking 1341. [Dawson.]