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New York Times
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “In China Death Would Be Czolgosz’s Fate”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: New York, New York
Date of publication: 11 September 1901
Volume number: 50
Issue number: 16124
Pagination: 2

“In China Death Would Be Czolgosz’s Fate.” New York Times 11 Sept. 1901 v50n16124: p. 2.
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Wu Ting-Fang (public statements); McKinley assassination (international response).
Named persons
William McKinley; Wu Ting-Fang.

In China Death Would Be Czolgosz’s Fate

     SYRACUSE, Sept. 10.—Mr. Wu Ting Fang, the Chinese Minister who took part in the ceremonies of Diplomats’ Day at the State Fair here to-day, said of the attempted assassination of President McKinley: “It was horrible, horrible.”
     Speaking of the appropriate punishment for the perpetrators of such attempts, Mr. Wu said: “In my country that wretch Czolgosz would receive the extreme penalty,—death by slow torture.”