Foreign News: Resuscitated

To prove that he is alive (TIME, May 19), Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, Canton Tuchun (War Lord), exiled for ten years the Chinese editor responsible for the false report of his death.

Dr. Sun was ill at the time of the death report, but he was stated, during the past week, to be recovering. To a reporter, he said: "I have been deeply moved by the manifestations of sympathy which the false report of my death has elicited from the American people. I interpret this less as a personal tribute than evidence of continued American...

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