Point With Pride: Apr. 7, 1924

After a cursory view of TIME'S summary of events, the Generous Citizen points with pride to:

An imperial barber, eager for the moment to apply wax. (P. 12.)

A handsome suite in Vienna's best hotel. (P. 13.)

Eight horses. (P. 7.)

An ingenious device. (P. 8.)

Clarence Hungerford Mackay—"champ at 50." (P. 25.)

An ancient building. (P. 5.)

A most literary clog—petted by Chesterton, kissed by Galsworthy. (P. 27.)

Wiry hands, wiry features. (P. 15.)

A Cardinal who has no other ambition. (P. 18.)

Inbreeding—it develops a great speed. (P. 24.)

Blue-and green-footed boobies, scarlet-pouched frigate birds, finches,...

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