DENMARK: Triumph

That a woman from the U. S. A. is one thing and a woman from the U. S. S. R. quite another was evident in Copenhagen last week when His Majesty Christian X, tallest of Scandinavia's three tall kings, received the corps diplomatique.

When neighboring King Gustaf V receives in Stockholm no precedence is given to the Soviet Minister, beauteous Alexandra Kollantay. Quite as though she were a man, Comrade Kollantay stands back until diplomats who have been longer at Stockholm than she bow before Sweden's Gustaf. Not only has Comrade Kollantay...

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