RUSSIA: Marrying Djugashvili?

RUSSIA Marrying Djugashvili?

Surprised in London last week was Spencer Williams, longtime Secretary of the American-Russian Chamber of Commerce. He was surprised because no Moscow correspondent has dared smuggle out the story of handle-bar-mustached Mr. Joseph Vissarionovich Djugashvili's latest heartthrob.

Since the Dictator lost his second wife (TIME, Nov. 21, 1932) he has "reverted to the Oriental type." The Dictator is from semi-Oriental Georgia, famed for such other torchbearers as the Marrying Mdivanis. First of his friends was the sister of handsome onetime Heavy Industry Commissar Lazar Kaganovich.

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