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BRYAN TO BE WILSON'S SECRETARY OF STATE?
Miami, Fla., Jan. 30. H. G.
Wallace of Washington, H. W.
E.Alexander of Trenton and E.
M. House of Texas left for Tren
ton today alter a conference with
William Jennings Bryan.
This gave rise to the report
that Bryan was sending a per
sonal message to President-elect
Wilson accepting the portfolio of
secretary of state. Bryan could
not be found to confirm the reT
The Miami Herald declared
Jhat Bryan positively had declar
ed he would accept the first of
fice m the Wilson cabinet.
Trenton, N. J., Jan. 30. President-elect
Wilson said today that
he would not discuss what sub
jects would be taken up in the
extra session of congress until he
got to Washington.
Wilson will wear a silk hat at
his inauguration for the first
ktime since last summer.
"I regret to say that I will have
to submit to convention long
enough to wear one," he said. "It
will be the first time since I re-