COMMONWEALTH (British Commonwealth of
Speaking from the
Throne, last week, His Majesty prorogued Parliament until February 7.
His speech, of course, had been prepared by the Cabinet of Prime
Minister Stanley Baldwin and one sentence was especially significant:
"My Government has no intention of embarking on an increase in their
naval building program." (See FRANCE and GERMANY).
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