Leon Blum Forms French Cabinet
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Leon Blum Forms French Cabinet

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Leon Blum, Socialist Party chief, tonight undertook the task of forming a new People’s Front government. (M. Blum was Vice-Premier in the Chautemps government and Premier in the Popular Front government which preceded it.)

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