National Affairs: Mark Sullivan

Mark Sullivan, political observer, writes for Republican papers, at present for The New York Herald-Tribune.

Mark Sullivan, like all other men, is not infallible. But Mark Sullivan is notably dispassionate, notably shrewd; moreover, notably conservative in his judgments. Last week, when he pre-computed the electoral votes of states, many persons accepted his mathematical approximation rather as logical conclusion than as prophecy or even prediction.

Said he: "For simplicity's sake, let the estimate take the form of examining whether Coolidge can win. . . . The Democrats freely concede that their fight is to...

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