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NEARING SIBERIA Soviet Reaction to Manchu rian Situation Subject of Speculation Here. Guerrilla warfare in Manrhuia now Is raging within a few miles of the Siberian border, and has reached a point within 100 miles of Vladivostok, according to dispatches, the receipts of which in Washington has led for eign military observers to speculate as to the reaction of Soviet Russia. Enemies of Henry Pu-Yl, ruler of the new* Manchurian state, now are conducting hostile operations near Keigcn Point, where the boundaries of Manchuria. Korea and Siberia join. Japanese and white Russians have been forced to flee from Manchuria into Korea for safety and Japan is rushing troops across Korea to suppress the Manchurian insurgents. Previous Moscow Complaint. Moscow had previously complained about the dangers to its territory In this district because of alleged Japa nese support to white Russians. Japan denied that it was aiding the anti Soviet Russians. But the friction ap parently was not allayed and Moscow’ will probably send new protests. The district where the Siberian border is threatened is without rail ways and lies about 100 miles south of the Trans-Siberian Railway, whieh Sovet Russia is guarding against in terruption. so as to protect Vladivostok from isolation. All the section where Manchuria. Korea and Siberia touch is hilly, broken country with scattered forests and ideal for the bush-whack ing tactics employed throughout Man churia by the Chinese irregulars who are challenging the authority of the Japanese and Pu-Yi troops. Japan is using an extensive air force Bg8inst the insurgents in the entire Sungari Valley area within several hun dred miles of Chang-Chun and has approximately 35,000 troops with which to combat the scattered movements. But the fighting is much like that of the Spaniards against the Riffs in Morocco, or the efforts of the American Army to subjugate Aguinaldo in Luzon. Regular War Impossible. It is impossible for regular military j organizations to engage any consider able number of insurgents, as they are 1 broken into small detachments which harrass the country and disappear when opposition appears. In spite of the efforts of Japan to stamp out the opposition along the Chi nese Eastern Railway from Harbin east to the Siberian border, marauders are constantly reappearing at various points and practically all of Kirin Province is so terrorized that farming operations and grain movements are suspended. As the weather becomes milder in Manchuria, foreign military experts be lieve conditions will become even more difficult for the Japanese forces as roads 1 will become impassable for heavy equipment. It is estimated by many of these ob servers that Japan will not be able to restore and preserve order in Man churia with fewer than 100.000 soldiers. This is approximately three times the number of Japanese troops now in the Pu-Yi state. WEINER MYSTERY ENDS IN DOG POUND FEAST Watchman and Police, Unable to Solve Discovery of Ten Pounds on Street, Find Way Out. B.v the Associated Press. CHICAGO. April 4.—The mystery of 10 pounds of frankfurters has been written off the books by the Maywood police. At first It looked as though some careless thief had dropped his provender. But that was just a theory. William Rosengreen. a private watch man. found the first clues early yes terday at a street intersection. There were developments for two blocks down St Charles road and then more discov eries on the sidewalks of Lake street. By that time his arms were full of link sausage. Three squads of police dashed into action. They visited the 18 meat mar kets and 20 chain stores, but none had been robbed Even unsolved cases can be disposed of Ten pounds of frankfurters were served as breakfast at the dog pound. ----• AMERICAN SHOT ABROAD Taken to Hospital in Paris in Seri ous Condition. PARIS, April 4 (/P».—Paris newspa pers said yesterday that George Ham man of Troy, Ohio, appeared at the American Hospital yesterday afternoon with a bullet wound in hts chest. He underwent an operation and was in a serious condition. Hamman, who is 39 years old, is em ployed in a shipping bureau and is a former commander of the Benjamin Franklin Post of the 'eterans of For eign Wars in Parts. Police said they were investigating a report that he shot himself. MISSING PLANES SAVED Reported Rescued by "ishing Boat Oft Shantung. TOKIO. April 4 i^Pi.—The navy de partment .said today it was informed a fishing boat had rescued and brought to Jinsen two airplanes from the airplane carrier Kasa. which yesterday w'ere re ported missing on the coast off Shan tung Yesterday's dispatches said four planes from the Kaga. which was sail ing between Dairen and Tsingtao, ran into a fop off Shantung while maneu vering and that two of them were res cued and the Kaga started a search for the others. • Erie City Clerk Since 1871 Dies. ERIE. Pa , April 4 Thomas J. Henlon. 8t>. believed to be the oldest city clerk in the point of service in the United States, dipd Saturday night. He took office January 1, 1871. He was born in Canada _ NEW DISCOVERY STOPS CAUSE OF STOMACHGAS In his private practice, Dr Carl discovered the cause of stomach gas was olten in the UPPER bowel. So he perfected a simple remedy to wash out stomach and BOTH upper and lower bowel. He named this rem edy Adlerika. Adlerika washes out poisons which cause gas. nervousness, bad sleep. Get Adlerika today; in 2 hours you will be rid of all gas and bowel poi sons Peoples Drug Stores.—Adver tisement. Subscribe Today It costa only about 1*2 cento per day and 5 cents Sundays to have Washington's best newspa per delivered to you regularly every evening and Sunday morn ing. Telephone National 5000 and the delivery will start immediate ly. Tire Route Agent will collect at the end of each month. CHIANG KAI-SHEK SAYS CHINESE WILL RESIST JAPANESE STATE Farmer President Declares Pu-Yi Regime Is Pure Camouflage. Manchuria Still Integral Part I of China, Former Execu tive Asserts. BY JAMES P. HOWE. t Copyright. 1932, by the Associated Press.) NANKING. April 4—Gen. Chiang Kal-8hek, Chinese generalissimo and former President, told me in his first interview with a foreign newspaper correspondent In many months, that Manchuria is still part of China and that China would resist with arms any further attacks of the Japanese, al though she is not preparing for war. In Manchuria, he said, the Chinese would oppose by every peaceful means the "tricky efforts" of the Japanese "to set up a puppet state" in the three Eastern provinces. In the eyes of the Chinese, he added, no such govern- ! ment as that of Manchukuo—the name given Manchuria under Henry Pu-Yl's new regime—ever existed. Still Integral Part. "Manchuria is still an integral part of China and always will be.” he said. "No new state exists. Manchukuo’ Is pure camouflage by the Japanese. The strenuous efforts to set up the new government is entirely their handi work. China will never tolerate such a move, under any circumstances. “What few real Manchus are left are nearly all in China. Their civ ilization and culture has. to all in tents and purposes, been assimilated by the Chinese. There are few, if any, representative Manchus in Manchuria today. Japanese claims to the con trary are pure fiction." Asked about the Chinese govern ment's future policy and whether she was preparing for war, his answer was an emphatic "No!" He snapped it j out, but added, in the same breath: Believe Policy Right. “Chinese will resist to the very last the invasion of the Japanese. From the beginning of the Sino-Japanese trouble our policy has been one of long resistance. We believe we are right. We believe that the world, and particularly the United States, agrees with us in our stand. Our policy is one of defense, rather than offense. “But if the Japanese attack again— I cannot say our soldiers will not fight back. If they do fight, if the Jap anese launch another attack, the en tire country will back the Chinese sol diers in their stand.” May Visit United States. As the interview ended I asked him whether he and Mme. Chiang. who is a graduate of Wellesley, contemplated ever visiting the United States. “Yes,” he replied quickly, before the interpreter had time to translate the question. Then, for a moment, he started to speak in English, but caught himself and lapsed into Chinese. When the proper time came, he said, and conditions returned to normal in China they might consider such a trip. “I'd like to see the United States,” he said, “having heard much of the country from my wife. But neither of us could think of leaving China as long as Japanese troops ate on our soil. That cannot be always, however, I'm sure.” ARMOUR YACHT RETURNS WITH 700 RARE PLANTS Caribbean Expedition Conducted for U. S. Department of Ag riculture Ended. By th« Associated Press. MIAMI, Fla., April 4.—A cargo of unusual foreign plants gathered on an 8.000-mile cruise of the Caribbean has been brought here aboard the yacht of Allison V. Armour of New York. Rare palms, new vegetables and spe cies for experiment to develop the pro duction of the Southeast were included. Armour was accompanied by Dr. David Fairchild and P. H. Dorsett, ag I ricultural scientists, and W. F. Loomis i of the Department of Agriculture. Dr. Fairchild said about 700 plant species were obtained on the cruise. The yacht touched at 32 islands during the three-month trip. The voyage was the ninth expedition Armour lias conducted for the Depart ment of Agriculture. He recently was awarded the Frank N. Meyer medal for plant introduction. Experiments were made aboard the yacht as soon as various species were obtained. The chef tried out new vege tables on the regular menu. JEFFERSON* RITES SET HOLLYWOOD. April 4 <4>) —Funeral services will be held here tomorrow for Thomas L. Jefferson, 75, stage and mo tion picture actor and a son of Joseph Jefferson, famous thespian. Jefferson died at his home here Saturday. He had played the role of Rip Van Winkle on the stage for a quarter of a century before coming to Hollywood. _GEN. CHIANG KAI-SHEK. BROOKHART ASSAILS EVILS OF MONOPOLY Radio Only Natural Resource Not Given Vested Rights by Con gress. He Says. The radio is the only natural resource In which vested rights have not been granted to private corporations by Con gress. This charge was leveled at the Na tion's lawmakers last night by Senator Brookhart, Republican, Iowa, in a radio address. Senator Dickinson. Republican, Iowa, was on the same program. Declaring that the country's fore fathers did not foresee the railroad, telegraph and other developments nor "the economic evils in private monopo lies of these great natural agencies,'’ Senator Brookhart added: "It was left for their successors to break their mandate of freedom, write a sordid history' of monopoly and greed, and finally forge the chains of economic servitude upon vast throngs of our peo ple in depression and unemployment. No other nation has dissipated its natural resources in private grants of monopoly like the United States of America." Dickinson stressed the importance of the radio and of the Cedar Rapids sta tion joining a national system MME. CURIE SUFFERS FALL Radium Discoverer Treated at Paris Clinic After Laboratory Accident. PARIS. April 4 W.-Mme. Marie Curie, discoverer of radium, was in a clinic yesterday suffering from the ef fects of a silght injury suffered in a fall In her laboratory'. It was revealed the 64-year-old scien tist cut her elbow when she fell a week ago. and the subsequent infection made an operation necessary. She was able to work with her secre tary for an hour Saturday, but will re main in the clinic another week. Tenement Commissioner Dies. NEW YORK. April 4 OP).—1Tenement House Commissioner William F. Deegan died here last night from the effect of an operation for appendicitis. He had been critically ill since last Tuesday. He was 49 years old. 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