Foreign News: Honest & Able

If the constitutional democracy being shaped in Nanking this week by China's National Assembly is to work at all, it will need many able administrators—honest & able men whom the people can trust. China does not have enough trained officials who fit these specifications, but it has more than most Americans realize. Among them are:

Chang Chun. Virtually unknown outside of the country (he has just returned from his first visit to America), Governor Chang Chun of rugged Szechwan Province (best known city: Chungking) is China's closest approach to a universally popular political figure. A stocky 58-year-old who looks like an American...

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