When George V learned last week that William Hale
(I'll-bust-King-George-on-the-snoot) Thompson had been defeated for
re-election as Mayor of Chicago (TIME, April 13), His Majesty chuckled.
This chuckle every newsorgan throughout the British Isles and most in
the U. S. reported as a fact. Soon, as one man, the two entire nations
To continue reading:
Want the full story?
Get TIME the way you want it
Week Digital Pass — $4.99
Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS — $2.99
Year ALL ACCESS — Just $30! Best Deal!
Print Magazine + Digital Edition +
Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com
Learn more about the benefits of being
a TIME subscriber
If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!