In Mobile, Ala. the Colonial Dames offered a gold medal for the best patriotic essay written by a University Military School undergraduate The winner: Cade Lieutenant Robert Wallace Chin, son of Chinese Laundryman Tom Chin.
In Chicago a suit for separate maintenance disclosed a share-the-husband scheme which had worked temporarily. Introduced as evidence was a letter from Wife Mary Petersen to the other woman, Mrs. Caroline Bertram: "My husband is going to be home on his birthday. . . . If you want to come for coffee and cake it is all...