Press: Thunderer

When the venerable London Times took a new type dress, changed its 144-year-old masthead last October (TIME, Oct. 10), the editors assured startled readers that one tradition would remain inviolate: headlines would still be confined to one-column width. Last week the rule was broken for the first time. Across two columns "The Thunderer" thundered:

BRITISH NOTE TO AMERICA

DISASTROUS RECORD OF WAR

DEBT PAYMENTS

LAUSANNE SETTLEMENT IN

DANGER

SUSPENSION NEEDED FOR WORLD

REVIVAL

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