Political Act

White crosses, many thousands, fan out before a little knot of men standing in the great War cemetery at Suresnes. The dead are honored—so far as they may be. Their old commander, John Joseph Pershing, is there. So is the man who ignored glory, content with power—Edward Mandell House. These two have come from the U. S.; and from Turkey has come Mark Lambert Bristol, curt but kindly Admiral, retiring U. S. High Commissioner to the Young Turks (TIME, June 6). The U. S. Ministers to Sweden*...

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