BERMUDA: Hurricane from U. S.

In the hurricane season the wind in Bermuda blows 80 m.p.h., rips shutters off walls, cedars out of the ground. Last week Bermuda was shaken by a hurricane of another kind as the result of a speech in the U. S. House of Representatives by Pennsylvania's loose-tongued Louis Thomas McFadden, impeacher of Herbert Hoover. Declared Representative McFadden :

"Some years ago Ramsay MacDonald, Premier of England, made a historic visit to the United States, during which he engaged in a famous secret conversation with the then President Herbert Hoover while both were sitting upon a log at...

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