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FRANCE: Death of Briand

The real role of a leader is . . . organization which means pacification. —Aristide Briand, 1903. Religion is one of the strongest points of dissension...

FRANCE: Briand's Week

Home Affairs. Premier Aristide Briand loitered about the lobbies of the Chamber of Deputies. He loitered only, in the sense that for hours each day he did...

INTERNATIONAL: Briand for President?

INTERNATIONAL Briand for President? Of the 26 nations to whom French Foreign Minister Aristide Briand submitted his scheme for a European Union or...

FRANCE: Briand, Parliament & Fist fights

Briand, Parliament & Fistfights When a Frenchman is sick he keeps close indoors, with all his windows tight shut night & day. This shaggy old Foreign...

THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS: Schweinehundl!

"What Devil is riding Briand?" "Double Faced Briand shows his true /ace." "A knife in Germany's back from Briand." "Evil Briand" These comments, and others...

FRANCE: Into the Stretch

A thousand policemen in three cordons jammed the short distance between the Chamber of Deputies and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs last week. More police...

INTERNATIONAL: Briand & Kellogg & Hanskundt

The staggering cost of cablegrams sent by the League of Nations in an effort to persuade Bolivia and Paraguay to stop fighting (TIME, Dec. 17 & 24) was found...

EUROPE: A Little More Real?

When Aristide Briand proposed a "United States of Europe" to the League of Nations Assembly in September, 1929, he knew and his audience knew that no such...

Foreign News: Third Battle

The late great Gustav Stresemann, Foreign Minister of Germany, was a sober man. When he laughed it was news. Several years ago bullet-headed Herr Stresemann...

THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS: Little Cornerstone

". . . And so, Messieurs, between a pear and some cheese, we have just laid the little cornerstone of a European federation; discreetly, between a pear and...

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