Imaginary Interviews: May 19, 1924

(During the Past Week the Daily Press Gave Extensive Publicity to the Following Men and Women. Let Each Explain to You Why His Name Appeared in the Headlines.)

Edwin Denby, ex-Secretary of the Navy: "In a speech to University of Michigan alumni, said I: 'If I was informed that I could go back, could again take up the job of Secretary of the Navy and that if I repeated my actions in the oil matter I would be shot, why, I would say: "Bring on your firing squad!" Men of Michigan have no reason to...

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