"Somewhere in France" last week, four men held the first of what, if World War II is to continue, will be a series of solemn meetings to embody and express concretely the joint determination of Great Britain and France to lick Hitler. Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain and Admiral of the Fleet Lord Chatfield, his Minister for the Coordination of Defense, flew over in a Royal Air Force plane. They closeted themselves with Premier Edouard Daladier and Generalissimo Maurice Gustave Gamelin as a four-man Supreme War Council.

First fruit of the Council's first...

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