"This is just another of Colonel Green's strange whims," saiD one of his neighbors, Mrs. Arthur A. Houghton, sister-in-law of the U. S. Ambassador to the Court of St. James's.

Perhaps Colonel Green does have strange whims—most wealthy men with scientific inclinations are considered "queer" by their neIghbors. But, more likely, Colonel Green's newest whim will make him a patron of U. S. aviation as famed as Rodman Wanamaker, Raymond Orteig, Daniel Guggenheim, Henry & Edsel Ford.

Colonel Green plans to build a $1,500,000 airport on...

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