Religion: California Cardinal?

The U. S. will soon get a fifth cardinal, according to last week's Vatican City despatches, to rank with William Henry O'Connell (Boston), Denis Joseph Dougherty (Philadelphia), George William Mundelein (Chicago), Patrick Joseph Hayes (New York City). The candidate in Pope Pius XI's mind is "from an archdiocese toward the West." That points to Edward Joseph Hanna, 70, Archbishop of San Francisco.

Westward Trend. The decision to make a western U. S. archbishop a cardinal runs with the current trend of the Roman Catholic organization...

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