The number of cars in Beijing

From the Archives (Beijing Evening Post, April 4, 1924):

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The Number of Cars in Beijing

The Ministry of Internal Affairs recently asked the Police Bureau to check the number of cars in Beijing. After checking they now get the numbers: 11 cars with red number plate owned by the government, 30 cars with green number plate owned by the diplomatic corps and 627 private owned cars with white number plate.