THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS: Four Y ears Old

THE LEAGUE

Four Years Old

The League of Nations celebrated its fourth birthday. On Jan. 10, 1920, the foundation of the League was laid; for on that date the Covenant of the League, which was included in all the main peace treaties with the enemy States, came into force concurrently with the Treaty of Versailles. During the following eleven months the superstructure of the League was built and in December, 1920, the first Assembly of the League of Nations met in Geneva, the permanent headquarters of the organization.

A rough outline of the...