To fill the U. S. Senate seat of the late Andrieus Aristieus Jones (TIME Jan. 2), Governor Dillon of New Mexico last week appointed Bronson Murray Cutting, a 39-year-old Harvard bachelor, Santa Fé citizen, Manhattan clubman. The late Senator Jones was a Democrat. The new Senator Cutting is a Republican—with a difference. Mr. Cutting admired Mr. Jones and supported him in politics. For 15 years Mr. Cutting has published the Santa Fé Daily New Mexican and El Neuvo Mexicano (weekly in Spanish) and with them has supported four Democratic and two...

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