WOMEN: Like Ferguson

John W. Langley was elected some two years ago to serve in the present Congress as a representative from Kentucky. He never took office. He was convicted of conspiracy to violate the prohibition law and is now in Atlanta Penitentiary. Last week his wife proclaimed that she would stand in the Republican primary in August for election to her husband's seat. She maintains his innocence, and (like Governess Ferguson of Texas) fights to vindicate her husband.


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