People, Mar. 16, 1931

"Names make news." Last week the following names made the following news:

Mrs. James John Walker, at Miami Beach, Fla. with her yacht the Mary M., said hopefully: "Jimmy will probably take his vacation on the west coast of Florida, but that all depends on how conditions in New York shape up."

Mayor James John ("Jimmy") Walker of New York City, hounded by the city's Press for his do-nothing attitude toward civic corruption, accepted an invitation to rest for three weeks at the Palm Springs, Calif., home of Attorney Samuel Untermyer.

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