Foreign News: Particularly Happy

Smoking long Russian cigarets, there returned to Manhattan last week Dr. Mildred Fairchild and Dr. Susan Myra Kingsbury. Nine months ago Dr. Fairchild was sent to do research on "Women Industrial Workers in the Soviet Union" by the American Russian Institute of Manhattan. Dr. Kingsbury accompanied her.

Said comely Dr. Fairchild: "Under the new order of things the women and children seem particularly happy. During the day, while the working women are busy in factories, they leave their children at day nurseries called 'yaslies' managed by the factory or by the Government. The children...

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