TERRITORIES: No Independence Tomorrow

President Hoover got his "Eyes & Ears" back from Manila last week. Fresh from the Philippines, tall, square-shouldered Secretary of War Patrick Jay Hurley marched into the White House and began telling his chief what he had seen and heard on the other side of the world. Three months ago "Eyes & Ears" Hurley, under presidential orders, left Washington to assay the growing Philippine independence movement at its source (TIME, Aug. 10 et seq.). Now comfortably seated before the President, one leg cocked over the other, Secretary Hurley gave his impressions:

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