The Press: Disloyalty

A poker player who usually wins and a pinkish liberal who earnestly omits tact is Columnist Heywood Broun. One day last week, the following announcement appeared in the New York World at the top of the space usually devoted to his column:

"The World has decided to dispense with the services of Heywood Broun. His disloyalty to this paper makes any further association impossible."

Mr. Broun had done every sort of writing for the World except giving advice to the lovelorn. He had been reporter, book reviewer, theatre critic (before he developed a phobia for...

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