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Detroit News, April 4, 1931. Mariticidal humor enlivened by reference to our “Bridge Widow”, Myrtle Bennett. Nevada had recently lowered its residency requirement for divorces to six weeks, the national norm being one year. That’s why Reno becomes Mecca for divorce-seekers. God knows how many husbands unwittingly dodged a bullet thanks to this vital social safety valve.

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