893.50 Recovery/2–2549: Telegram

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

269. Procedure handling receipt cargoes being resolved. (Deptel 243 Feb 18 rptd Canton as telCan 23) Due suspense activities JUSMAG March 1 interim arrangement necessary provide for handling cargo scheduled arrive Keelung commercial vessel SS Mt. Mansfield 5 March. Departments Army, Air Force have requested, aside from future arrangements other vessels, that Amb arrange attachés to receive and deliver approximately 1300 M tons supplies from Mansfield to Chinese. Dept Army forwarding applicable operating instructions direct to Military Attaché Nanking.