THE CABINET: Again, Career Man

President Coolidge last week picked another "career man" for an important diplomatic post. Hugh S. Gibson, present U. S. Minister to Switzerland, will succeed William Phillips* (TIME, Feb. 14) as Ambassador to Belgium.

Mr. Gibson is every inch a diplomat. He started out at a tender age to be one, was schooled at the famed Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques in Paris. His first post was secretary of the legation at Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Then he was moved about—to London, Washington, Havana, Brussels, Paris, Warsaw, Geneva.

A spirited young man, he was well remembered...

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