POLITICAL NOTE: Pinchot v. McFadden


Pinchot v. McFadden

Between President Hoover and Governor Gifford Pinchot of Pennsylvania exists a hearty hostility. Mrs. Hoover and Mrs. Pinchot do not speak when they pass each other on Washington's streets. Yet last week the unusual spectacle was presented of Mrs. Pinchot leaping to political arms in defense of President Hoover.

Representative Louis T. McFadden's bitter attack on President Hoover and the

Moratorium last fortnight (TIME, Dec. 28) kindled indignation no less hot in his own 15th Pennsylvania District than elsewhere. While Postmaster General Brown in Washington was announcing that...

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