CUBA: Prio's Progress

Shortly after midnight, Carlos Prio Socarrás left the Senate chamber and went directly to the third-floor palace apartment of President Ramón Grau San Martin. Later, he came out, smiling. Said he: "Grau is content with my conduct before the Senate." In the Senate, Labor Minister Prio Socarrás had been called on the carpet last week to explain why he threw the Communists out of Havana's Labor Palace last August (TIME, Aug. 11). He told the Senate that the Reds were a fifth column for Russia, that they did not belong in the...

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