The Secretary of State to Dr. Kan Chieh-hou, Personal Representative of the Acting President of China

My Dear Dr. Kan: I am grateful for the frank expression of your views respecting the present situation in China contained in your letters of October 13 and October 23, 1949. I assure you again that your views and those of your Government are most welcome and that they will be given the most careful consideration.

Sincerely yours,

Dean Acheson