RUMANIA: Bull Strong

In the same towering white shako that pressed so heavily on his throbbing brow during the funeral of George V (TIME, Feb. 3), buck-toothed King Carol II of Rumania in Paris reviewed France's Garde Républicaine. Later in a more comfortable cap, he received from France's oldest living Marshal Franchet D'Espérey, France's highest military decoration, the yellow and green Médaille Militaire, awarded only to commanders of divisions —and to private soldiers who have won it under fire.

Leaving the parade ground, King Carol and his red-headed Magda Lupescu made a sentimental journey to...

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