Art: Hamilton's Palace

Small Hector Hamilton of East Orange, N. J. did not lose his head last week. To the frenzied congratulations of friends and reporters he kept repeating: "Yes. Yes. but officially I haven't been awarded anything yet." Dispatches from abroad carried the news that lucky Hector

Hamilton had won a 12,000 rouble first prize in an international competition for the proposed Palace of the Soviets, to be erected in Moscow on the site of the many domed Cathedral of the Redeemer.

Hector Hamilton, 28, 5 ft. 5 in., is only recently an Orangeman. Born a Briton,...