THE CAMPAIGN: Alarums & Excursions


Alarums and Excursions

The progress of a week's campaigning found the combatants seven days nearer to the election.

¶ Calvin Coolidge sat tight and held his peace.

¶ Charles G. Dawes invaded the great, open, Brookhart spaces of the Middle West, spoke at Davenport (Iowa), Muscatine (Iowa), Trenton (Mo.), Kansas City (Mo.), Duluth (Minn.). Some of his more pointed castigations:

"I am not descending to personalities in this campaign, but I fired into a flock of political pewits out here; and some of the wounded...

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