Foreign News: Gus & Frau

Irrevocably smirched seemed Gustav ("Pinochle Gus") Boess, famed Ober-Bürgermeister of Berlin, when, during his tour of the U. S. last year, it appeared that Frau Boess had "bought" a magnificent fur coat for next to nothing from the Sklarek brothers, Berlin clothing contractors to whom fat municipal contracts had been awarded.

Ober-Bürgermeister's trial was completed last week. Pretty Frau Boess sobbed in Court as though her heart would break.

"He d-d-d-didn't know!" she wept. "G-G-Gustav never knew I had bought the coat, or w-w-what I paid for it, or...

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