Foreign News: Purple Proposals

Sage old James Louis Garvin of the famed independent Observer extended helping hands last week to a young wedded couple whom most other British editors were roasting alive: Sir Oswald and Lady Cynthia Mosley, both Socialist M. P.'s, she rich with the millions of her late, great father Marquess Curzon of Kedleston.* "Sir Oswald Mosley has taken his political life in his hands with brilliant fearlessness," wrote Editor Garvin. "He is the only leader of his generation who has the courage to strike out a new path." With 15 fellow M. P.'s...

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