GERMANY: Im Reichstag

Throughout the week colorful personalities abounded in the Reichstag as concluding arguments for and against the Locarno Treaties drew to a close. Klara Zetkin, 68-year-old and rejuvenated* "Mother of German Communism," arrived from Moscow for the occasion. On the Nationalist bench the aged Admiral von Tirpitz stroked his pendulous forked beard.

When Chancellor Luther entered to present the Government plea for the Locarno Treaties, he was greeted by the Communists with "stentorian grunts" and cries of "Here comes the representative of international capital!" In an effort to calm those around him,...

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