Foreign News: Swelled Nose

H. I. H. Prince Hirohito, Regent of Japan, attended the Army maneuvers near Takama, caught cold. That was last 'November. Since then, the Prince's nose has 'been growing larger and larger.

During the past week five persons stood around the Prince's bed in the Akasaka Palace, Tokyo. One was Dr. Kikuchi, Surgeon to the Imperial Household; one was Dr. Irizawa, Court Physician; another was Count Chinda, Grand Chamberlain; two were nurses. An operation had been performed on the Prince's nose. He was reported to be recovering rapidly.


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