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 - Danger Is Now Over But the Population is Still...
Danger Is Now Over But the Population is Still Panicky SHANGHAI, Oct. 17--General Sun Chnan Fang, war lord of Putien, occupied Shanghai this afternoon and Assumed control of the military district. (Fang has been a lieutenant General Chi Hsieh Tuan, Kiangsu dictator and leader of the allied Kiangsu-Fnkien troops which defeated General I/a Tung Hsiacg and captured Shanghai.) Tfee"danger in Shanghai was considered ended, but the population still was panicky and a thousand fearfai crriliaas rushed the barbed wire entanglements aroaud the foreign quarter during the afternoon. Haay women and chiidreu were trampled before gjiards Snally drove them back. Fire damaged tie Astor House, largest foreign hotel in Shanghai ear;T_loeay. Hundreds of Chinese ots dashed from tbe bumiag shoaling that forces of little Hsu. the Anfn leader, attacking tie hotel. a panic anior.g the guests wlio| 2 . nir into tne street in night 02 aud "ere unable to re- _ ,, , - ; 1C* T-'*1O1^^ ^Xeco^a-i^ns a-e°cJna3u5-- for tr.e surrender of 10.000 of the feated CbeSiang troops of n^aerai .Tied This caused

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  1. Middletown Daily Herald,
  2. 17 Oct 1924, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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