Animals: Pig Lady

The life of an animal protector is not an easy one. "Malicious meddler" is one of the mildest names apt to be shouted by people accused of maltreating their animals. They may be even more bitter if the protector is a beauteous society woman who was once a famed public character. Irene Castle McLaughlin, whose zeal for animal welfare is now almost as famed as were her dancing and style-setting in pre-War days, found that out again in Waukegan, Ill. last week.

Two years ago Mrs. McLaughlin heard that a Morton Grove farmer...

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