Foreign News: Byng Out?

In the Canadian House of Commons, Premier Mackenzie King indicated that the Governor General, General Lord Byng, would not accept a second term of office. The Premier added that the Governor General had decided that he would be unable to consider extension of his term except in case of urgent public need.

Arthur Meighen, leader of the Opposition, said that, if His Excellency would consent to remain, it would meet with almost universal approval. He hoped that the Government would make an official statement to, that effect.

Lord Byng was appointed Governor General of Canada on Aug. 2, 1921, in succession to the...

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