INTERNATIONAL: Beggar No Chooser

There were wines in Paris and headlines in New York, but was the Hoover Holiday in effect last week? Four nations thought so: Germany, Great Britain, Italy and the U. S. Great Britain was most definite. She sent a letter to the Bank for International Settlements to say that Great Britain considered the Plan already in effect as of July 1, would make no further payments, and would claim none of the monies due her July 15.

In Rome Foreign Minister Dino Grandi announced:

''So far as the Italian...

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