National Affairs: The Cabinet

It was reported from Washington that Attorney General Daugherty looked worn and tired. If so, his fatigue may well have been caused by the repeated reports in the daily press that he was about to resign—"tomorrow," "within 48 hours," etc. For the first week, at least, the reports were unfounded. It was even declared positively that the President had asked for Mr. Daugherty's resignation. If so, he was slow in tendering it. After a conference with the President, the Attorney General departed on a "mysterious" trip to Chicago. He attended the...

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