The Press: Enemy Indiawarding

A cable from Cairo reached India:

ENEMY REACHES CAIRO INDIAWARDING

TOMORROW. Disquieted, press officials in New Delhi queried back, got a new message: ENEMY WAR CORRESPONDENT ARRIVING INDIA PLEASE ASSIST.

Only a little garbling had been done. Both messages were intended to announce the impending arrival of the London News Chronicle's correspondent, Stuart Emeny.

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