DEMOCRATS: Again Chock''

"Chocked" by Alfred Emanuel Smith fortnight ago in Massachusetts, the Roosevelt bandwagon last week ran into John Nance Garner, onetime cowboy, in California. Again the bandwagon was "chocked." The New York Governor's friends were still sure their candidate would be nominated in Chicago next month. But after his California drubbing, they stopped claiming victory on the first ballot.

Governor Roosevelt's California cam paign was managed mostly by leaders of the State's Democratic organization. His energetic young son James went out to electioneer. On primary eve the Roosevelt forces made prodigious claims...

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