NEAR EAST: Wild Bill's Troubles

From Buenos Aires' blatantly Nazi El Pampero last week came a tale about Colonel William Joseph Donovan and his missing wallet and passport. El Pampero's two-column dispatch from Washington declared: "The Department of State ordered [Donovan's] immediate return . . . because he dishonored his military uniform and sullied his diplomatic status by getting himself into a state of complete drunkenness in a Sofia cabaret, where he lost his wallet and a valise containing important documents. Upon his return to the U. S. he will be arraigned before the Special Court. Furthermore, the State Department immediately ordered interruption of his...

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