National Affairs: Honor Thy Father

Mr. Lincoln C. Andrews' new Prohibition enforcement officers have come in for criticism from many quarters for the assistants they have chosen and ousted. But W. F. Rhinow, new chief in the Minnesota district, made an appointment last week that surely is not open to criticism. He chose, as his official legal adviser, Mr. Andrew J. Volstead, onetime (1903-23) Congressman from Minnesota. Said Mr. Rhinow:"I am highly pleased to obtain the services of Mr. Volstead. He is the highest authority on the law in the country and he undoubtedly will be of great...

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