SPAIN: Votes for Women

Stubbornly, insistently President Alcala Zamora of newly Republican Spain has pressed Pope Pius XI to withdraw Spain's die-hard Royalist Primate. Pedro Cardinal Segura y Saenz, Archbishop of Toledo (TIME, June 29). In Vatican City last week this long, silent diplomatic struggle ended with a decorous item in Osservatore Romano, Papal daily:

"His Most Reverend Eminence, Cardinal Segura, has remitted into the hands of the Holy Father free renunciation of the Archbishop's See at Toledo. His Holiness has accepted it, expressing appreciation for the noble gesture the Cardinal has made with true generosity...

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