Architects, city-planners, landscape gardeners, sculptors, painters, decorators, homebuilders, plumbers, left their homes, last week, journeyed to Manhattan, where they assembled, 5,000 strong, at two splendid functions—one a conference on town, city and regional planning, led by the American City Planning Institute, the other the annual exhibition of the American Institute of Architects. They pinned debonair ribbons, blazoned with the word "Guest," upon their lapels; stone men cemented up their differences, iron men welded their friendships, plumbers soldered sound opinions with a friendly pipe,...

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