893.4061 MP/7–1448: Telegram

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

1288. Embassy has received Foreign Office note stating that henceforth no foreign motion pictures may be shown in China either commercially or at an open showing on a non-commercial basis without prior censorship by Ministry’s Cinematograph Censoring Bureau. After censorship permit will be issued.

Sent Shanghai as 615; repeated Department as 1282 [1288].