Kudos: Jun. 17, 1929

Every year at Commencement time most U. S. colleges give kudos. Last week the following colleges gave the following degrees to, among many others, these:

Colgate University (Hamilton, N. Y.)

Walter Sherman Gifiord, President of American Telephone & Telegraph Co LL.D.

Fletcher Sims Brockman, Y.M.C.A. worker LL.D.

Borden Smith Veeder, physician D.Sc.

College of Mount St. Joseph (Cincinnati, Ohio)

Willa Gather (Death Comes to the Archbishop) Litt.D.

Columbia University

Vincent Massey, Canadian Minister to U. S LL.D.

Carlos Guillermo Davila, Chilean Ambassador to U. S LL.D.

George Arthur Plimpton, publisher (Ginn & Co.)...

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