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Chiang Kai-Shek Auction #183063

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 30, 1999
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Norwalk, Connecticut: Jami Floyd) The auction of possessions of the widow of Chinese leader Chiang Kai-shek featured; details given of Madame Chiang's historical role; scenes shown of some of the objects for sale. [Dr. Shyuan HUANG, Dr. Caroline Liu HUANG, Yale University professor Jonathan SPENCE - cites the significance of Madame Chiang and the reasons for her following in the US.]

Brown, Aaron;
Floyd, Jami

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