RUSSIA: Whose Body?

The Princess Xenia of Russia, second cousin once removed of the late Tsar Nicholas II, is better known in Manhattan as rich Mrs. William B. Leeds. Three months ago she brought to the U. S. as her guest a famed & mysterious young woman, "Mme. Tchaikovsky" (TIME, Feb. 20), who claims to be the Grand Duchess Anastasia, fourth and youngest daughter of Nicholas the Last.

Overwhelming eye witness & circumstantial evidence supports the general belief that Anastasia was murdered with the Tsar & Family, at Ekaterinburg, East Russia, on July 16, 1918....

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