Letters, Nov. 7, 1955

Man of the Year


An excellent story on the future prospects of Vice President Nixon. Is it possible at last for the country to have a man as young as he for its Chief Executive (though not at the expense of Mr. Eisenhower)? He is certainly an energetic go-getter. The country needs such men in times as these, when the day of the armchair executive has taken a place beside the man in the flying machine in sorties around the world. I would nominate Mr. Nixon for Man...

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