Grooming the Mule

With the question of Republican nomination settled by the coming of the Republican Convention, the Democrats had the field of conjecture all to themselves. Candidates rushed about, hurriedly grooming themselves for the fray.

In Florida a quietus was apparently put upon the hopes of Senator Underwood when Mr. McAdoo carried the state primary. In every southern state, except Alabama, McAdoo has vanquished his rival. What hope was left for the Alabaman?

One of the features of the McAdoo victory in Florida was the election by a large...

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