Point With Pride: Aug. 18, 1924

After a cursory view of TIME'S summary of events, the Generous Citizen points with pride to:

Photographs of 20 actresses. (P.13.) Free buffaloes. (P. 5.)

"Shredded telephone books," hurled from thousands of windows. (P. 26.)

The West—"where men are men and not black-face comedians." (P. 17.) Loud noise, emitted through the natural national mouthpiece. (P. 25.)

A Poet Postman, unique Man of Letters. (P. 17.)

"Splendidly white skin and a figure that would suggest a Greek god to a woman novelist." (P. 26.)

Mr. LaFollette living Benjamin Franklin-wise. (P. 4.)

A correction of a bad impression...

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