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FEDERAL. R E SE R V E BAN K O F D A L L A S
F IS C A L AG E N T O F TH E U N ITED STATE S

Dallas, Texas, April 14, 1943
To All Banking Institutions, and Others Concerned,
in the Eleventh Federal Reserve District:
The Secretary of the Treasury has amended General License No. 68A to read as follows:
“ GENERAL LICENSE NO. 68A, AS AMENDED, UNDER EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 8389, as
amended, Executive Order No. 9193, sections 3 (a) and 5 (b) of the Trading* with the Enemy Act,
as amended by the First War Powers Act, 1941, relating to Foreign Funds Control.*
(1) A general license is hereby granted:
(a) Licensing as a generally licensed national any individual who is a national of Japan
and who has been residing only in the continental United States at all times on and
since June 17, 1940, and
(b) Licensing as a generally licensed national any partnership, association, corporation
or other organization within the continental United States which is a national of
Japan solely by reason of the interest therein of a person or persons licensed as
generally licensed nationals pursuant to this general license.
(2) This general license shall not be deemed to license as a generally licensed national:
(a) Any individual, partnership, association, corporation or other organization on the
premises of which the Treasury Department maintains a representative or guard or
on the premises of which there is posted an official Treasury Department notice that
the premises are under the control of the United States Government, or
(b) Any bank, trust company, shipping concern, steamship agency, or insurance com­
pany, or
(c) Any person who, on or since the effective date of the Order, has represented or acted
as agent for any person located outside the continental United States or for any per­
son owned or controlled by persons located outside the continental United States, or
(d) Any person who on or since the effective date of the Order has acted or purported to
act directly or indirectly for the benefit or on behalf of any blocked country, including
the government thereof, or any person who is a national of Japan by reason of any
fact other than that such person has been domiciled in, or a subject or citizen of,
Japan at any time on or since the effective date of the Order.
(3) A report on Series J of Form TFR-300 shall be filed with the appropriate Federal Reserve
bank on or before February 15, 1942, with respect to the property interest of every person licensed
herein as a generally licensed national if the total value of the property interests to be reported is
$1,000 or more.
(4) Every business enterprise licensed herein as a generally licensed national shall also file
with the appropriate Federal Reserve bank on or before February 15, 1942, an affidavit setting forth
the information required by Form TFBE-1, if the total value of all property interests of such
business enterprise is in excess of $5,000.
(5) As used in this general license, the term ‘business enterprise’ shall mean any individual
proprietorship, partnership, association, corporation or other organization engaged in commercial
or other business activities within the continental United States.
April 13,1943

RANDOLPH PAUL
Acting Secretary of the Treasury”

*Part 131— Sec. 5 (b ), 40 Stat. 415 and 966; Sec. 2, 48 Stat. 1; 54 Stat. 179; Public N o. 354, 77th Congress, 55 Stat.
838; Ex. Order 8389, April 10, 1940, as amended by Ex. Order 8785, June 14, 1941, E x. Order 8832, July 26, 1941, E x.
Order 8963, December 9, 1941, and E x . Order 8998, December 26, 1941; Ex. Order 9193, July 6, 1942; Regulations,
April 10, 1940, as amended June 14, 1941, and July 26, 1941.

Yours very truly,
R. R. GILBERT
President

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