THE LEAGUE: Peace Will Be Made!

Article XVI of the League Covenant, officially in force last week, prohibits "all intercourse between nationals'' of a Covenant-breaking State and other League States. Since the League has pronounced Italy a Covenant-breaking State, Geneva correspondents were on watch last week to see whether intercourse would be had by the Italian Chief Delegate Baron Pompeo Aloisi. Zealots said it would be a "League crime" if French Premier Pierre Laval or British Foreign Secretary Sir Samuel Hoare had dealings of any sort with the Fascist Baron or even spoke to him.

In Paris, as...

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