Foreign News: Dinner

Wilhelm II welcomed recently to his estate at Doorn the German Monarchist Herr Oldenburg-Januschau. Shortly before dinner Herr Oldenburg-Januschau remarked that it was creditable of Feldmarshall von Hindenburg to have assumed the cares of the Presidency in his old age.

Wilhelm of Doorn, flaming-eyed, turned upon his guest, shouted "You are all traitors!" stalked from the room, canceled the dinner. Herr Oldenburg-Januschau ate in the village.


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