HUNGARY: Wong Kiss

In London a scene in a film in which "a white man" kissed Miss Anna May Wong was ordered cut by British film censors "on moral grounds" * (TIME, Dec. 2).

In Hungary and generally on the Continent, censorship is for political, not moral, daring. When the Wong film was submitted to the Royal Hungarian Censor last week, he was scandalized to observe that the white man who, kissed the yellow girl was a Grand Duke. He promptly suppressed the film on the ground of its ''anti-monarchical tendencies."

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