（1927年2 月 8 日）
the minister in china （macmurray)to the secretary of state．
peking,february 8,1927— p.m
〔Received february 8—6： 44 a.m.〕
my119,february 7,5p.m.following from american consul general at Hankow：
"february 7,11a.m.my february 6,2 p.m.general chu,chief of staff,informs me this morning that he has referred memorandum to minister for foreign affairs,which procedure.was no doubt promptly arranged.by ch′en after i saw him yesterday."