Otto Rothfeld of the Indian Civil Service arrived in Manhattan allegedly to lecture before U. S. Universities on
Indian affairs. Speaking of India, he said:
"The conditions are much better at the present time and will be further improved by the Conservative Party coming into power. I expect that Sir George Lloyd [ex-Governor of Bombay] will be the next Viceroy when Lord Reading retires, which will be in April, 1925, if not before.
"The people of India generally do not wish to see the British Government relinquish its hold upon the country. They wish to have...