Women Get Only 'Half a Loaf (Continued Krom Page Five) husbands. In Cuba a wife retains control over her property, whether included in her dowry or expressly excluded from it, as well ns property acquired after marriage. Brazil and Argentina are now leading in humane legislation respecting maternity. The latter country adopted a maternity insurance law in 1934 and the Brazilian constitution of the same year provides for legislation to protect expectant mothers in industry. The next regular Pan-American conference, scheduled to meet in Lima, Peru, in 1938, will no doubt consider additional measures on behalf of women and children.