The Ambassador in China ( Stuart ) to the Secretary of State
[Received January 27—3:35 a. m.]
229. Note just received from Foreign Office states they will stop receiving communications on February 3 at 5 p. m. Note adds that Foreign Office will stop work February 4 and resume work February 5 at 8 a. m. at No. 68 [–70] Fuhsing Road, Shameen, Canton.
Sent Department 229; repeated Canton 10.