People: Speaking Up

Mae West, announcing that she would shortly appear on television, said: "It will keep dad home at least once a week."

Treasurer of the U.S. Mrs. Georgia Neese Clark confessed that life in Washington had played hob with her private budget: "It's just that no matter what I allocate for my personal expenditures, I always seem to have to transfer funds from my personal business account to keep from going into the red."

Onetime Heavyweight Champ Jack Dempsey paused in Montreal to give the citizens a warning "while there's still time. Television is ruining...

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