CHINA: Upgrade

Donald Nelson, now Chungking's Mr. Fixit, last week submitted the latest of many recent reports on China (TIME, Jan. 1 et seq.). Salient excerpts from the Nelson* report to President Roosevelt:

"For the first time the Chinese economic war effort is now coordinated. Two members of the staff of the American War Production Board have remained in Chungking to act as my deputies in further advising the Chinese War Production Board on problems of policy and operation. . . .

"An American technical production mission has begun work in China. By arrangement with the Foreign Economic Administration, on my return to China...

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