Miscellany, Jan. 18, 1943

Child's Play. In Washington, the WPB froze ice cream.

Arrivistes. In Albany, N. Y., the Board of Regents studied the summer-school credits collected at three universities by single-minded Alexander V. Fraser, decided he was finally entitled to the high-school diploma he had failed to win 30 years ago. In Denver, Otis Edwin Gardner was charged with assault with a deadly weapon: he had tried to get a promotion by 1) threatening the boss with a revolver, 2) bringing a whetstone to the office, spending a morning significantly honing his knife.

This Hurts Me ......

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