INTERNATIONAL: Golden Rule Conference


Golden Rule Conference

Peace on earth, free trade among nations and equality between the sexes were three noble ideals of which the Seventh Pan-American Conference in Montevideo last week nobly voted approval (with reservations).

Exercises lasting three hours were devoted to Peace, while savage jungle warfare raged less than 800 miles away in the Gran Chaco (see p. 16). Pointing out that five peace pacts of American application now exist, Argentina's courtly, old-school Foreign Secretary Carlos Saavedra Lamas urged that such of the 18 American nations present as had not signed...

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