The Ambassador in China (Johnson) to the Secretary of State
[Received August 12—8:35 a.m.]
403. Reference Department’s telegram August 6, 3 p.m., to Hankow in regard to Kwangtung transit taxes. Embassy made written representations on above-mentioned subject to Chinese Foreign Office on June 23 and July 26 but no reply has been received to date. Copies of correspondence, including Canton’s despatches numbers 102, 103 and 104 of June 11th, 15th and 28th, were enclosed with Embassy’s despatches numbers 45 and 61 of June 23 and July 26 to the Department.26 Copies of latter two despatches were mailed to Canton.
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