An insult from Editor William Allen White,
Republican, of the Emporia, Kan., Gazette to Candidate Hoover which
will not soon be forgotten was the following, circulated in public
prints last week:
"In the Republican shambles, he [Mr. Hoover] is vaguely reminiscent of a
plump and timorous capon, fluttering anxiously on the outskirts of a
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