Foreign News: Prize Day

Six feet of pure Nordic and no friend of Adolf Hitler is Shipping Tycoon Johan Ludwig Mowinckel, now for the third time Premier of Norway, the world's No. 4 nation in tramp shipping.

Tramp, tramp—the thick-soled, high-button shoes of Norwegian Deputies carried them into the Nobel Institute last week. Some of them wept large, mild Norwegian tears last year when Premier Mowinckel announced that Norway accepted the sentence of the World Court which took from her East Greenland, gave it to Denmark (TIME, April 17, 1933). For this act of Christian resignation, most...

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