CHILE: Up Davila!

Chile's second bloodless coup d'etat in a twelvemonth was staged last week by an able little editor with every consideration for the reporters concerned. Editor Carlos Guillermo Davila. who presently became Chile's Provisional President, was first to use North American headlines and newspaper makeup in Chile, also first to found in Chile a magazine resembling TIME, called Hoy ("Today"). Last week the new President's first act was to receive U. S. correspondents and soon afterward he dictated for U. S. consumption his first full-length interview....

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