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"Sir John Dill has the handsomest head in town," commented a matron the other day as she looked across a garden party at the tall, handsome British field marshal.

Mrs. Evalyn Walsh McLean, Washington socialite, has provided garden benches, paper cups, a water cooler—and even a butler—for weary bus riders who wait transportation in front of her home at R St. and Wisconsin Av. NW.

Liz Altemus Whitney, hunt-country rumors indicate, is the reason for the bustup in the Jim Wileys' household.

The other night we were present at the delight/til dinner that Mrs....

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