Summer institutes continued to flourish last week. Receiving most attention were still the Institute of Public Affairs, Charlottesville, Va., and the Institute of Politics at Williamstown, Mass. (TIME, Aug. 19).
Charlottesville. Most vivid of the week's events was a debate between Prohibition Commissioner James M. Doran and Maryland's Governor Albert Cabell Ritchie.
Onetime Gov. William Lloyd Harding of Iowa (1917-21) spoke in favor of the St. Lawrence waterways plan.
Sherwood Anderson, storyteller, spoke on "The Newspaper and the Modern Age," explained he had become a small-town editor (Democrat and Smyth County News in...