Time Table, Apr. 20, 1931

National Affairs

April 26—Shift to Daylight Saving Time in many a U. S. town & city.

April 29—President & Mrs. Hoover's dinner to the King & Queen of Siam; at the White House.

May 6—Reno's mayoralty election. Campaign refrain of the chief candidate: "A broad and tolerant viewpoint."

Foreign News

April 18—Departure from India of retiring Viceroy Lord Irwin. Successor: Freeman Freeman-Thomas, Viscount Willingdon.

April 18—Spring maneuvers of the German fleet; in Bay of Swinemünde, the Baltic.

April 19—Beginning of "Summer Time'' (Daylight Saving) in England, France.

April 20—Arrival in the U. S. of...

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