People, Jun. 8, 1931

"Names make news." Last week the following names made the following news:

After entertaining Freeman F. Gosden and Charles J. Correll (Amos & Andy) at his Catoctin, Md. fishing camp. Lawrence Richey, secretary to President Hoover, vigorously denied that he had arranged for the radio comedians to campaign next year for his employer.

A car in which Senator Kenneth Douglas McKellar of Tennessee was riding turned over near Covington, Tenn. Senator McKellar fractured four ribs, suffered cuts and bruises. It was his second serious accident in seven...

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