FRANCE: Tallest

Vexed by reports that Manhattan's Chrysler Building is now "World's Tallest Structure," numerous French patriots sent letters, telegrams, petitions to Prime Minister André Tardieu last week demanding that he add a 22-foot extension to the Eiffel Tower, thus making it again tallest.

Altitudes today: Chrysler, 1,046 ft., 6½ in.; Eiffel, 1,024 ft., 6 in.

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