Foreign News: Crisis Growing

The political sea mirrored the black, ugly reflections of scurrying war clouds. The surface was agitated by violent ripples. It was feared that the storm would break; that, for the second time this year, the country would be driven to the polls.

The growing crisis centred around the question of reorganizing the Cabinet in conformity to promises made to the Monarchists by the Government at the time when the Experts' Planlegislation was passed (TIME, June 16).

Chancellor Marx declared that he was willing to permit Monarchists and Socialists to join his Cabinet providing: 1)...

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