GREAT BRITAIN: If they had our chance. . . .

"If they had our chance. . . ."

It is always plain that Europe and the United States are lacking in mutual understanding. . . . They appear to think that we are going to do exactly what they would do if they had our chance. . . . It is befitting that we should pursue our course . . . in accordance with the requirements of conscience and righteousness.

—CALVIN COOLIDGE Armistice Day Speech

Since most Englishmen honestly believe that collectively they are the true font of Conscience and Righteousness, the words spoken...

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