Strike Declared as Raids Follow Cantonese Split

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Strike Declared as Raids Follow Cantonese Split - more the old- In the are BE this city meet-...
more the old- In the are BE this city meet- held and tried re- Internal Strife and Killings Add to Chinese Turmoil at Shanghai. NORTHERNERS PRESS ON Southern Forces Checked in Offensive -- Reply to Powers Awaited. SWA^'OHAI. April 13.--(AP) Northern Chinese'troops, it was offlcinlly reported tniay. have entered Pukow, on the northern northern side of the Yangtse river, across from Nanking. They were not opposed toy *.he Cantonese. It is said that Cantonese flags on the side o-f Nanking faclnsf Pukow 'have be«n removed. SHANGHAI, April 11'.--(API Serious Serious reverses on the Yangtse battle front and outbreaks of fierce factional factional fighting at Shanghai and elsewhere elsewhere between moderates and radicals radicals are problems facing the Cantonese Cantonese who only a fe"w weeks ago w«?re hammering northward !n a definite) threat on Peking, seat of the northern northern (rovernmnt. The factional controversy between the military and moderate wing of th» Cantonese regime, and the civil ond radical wing, which has its seat at Hankow, flared Into active conflict conflict this morning when detectives, acting under direction of General Chiang Kai-Shek, Cantonese generalissimo generalissimo and leader of the moderates, moderates, raided th« headquarters of tho Cantonse Red labor unions In Shanghai. Hanschow. Nanking and Amoy. Kightlns resulted and In .Shanghai 12 persona were Wiled and many wounded in the various struggles. Th« raiders, armed with machine guns, pistols and bomits, attacked every known union center in on« cage bringing up field giins to overtake overtake 35i lai'onrers in one building. About 600 laborers vere arrested Similar 1 raids were carried on in Hangchow. Nankins and Amoy. al(Continued al(Continued ou Page Four. in Iby a any

Clipped from The Bridgeport Telegram13 Apr 1927, WedPage 1

The Bridgeport Telegram (Bridgeport, Connecticut)13 Apr 1927, WedPage 1
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