National Affairs: Robinson

Nominee Robinson, leaving storm-whipped Florida, campaigned through Georgia and Kentucky. Excerpts:

"Ministers who use their pulpits to preach politics are hurting their churches far more than they are any candidate."

"A Hoover Democrat is a Republican who is ashamed to admit it."

"At one time Mr. Hoover favored the sale of 2.75 beer and he has not clarified his position on Prohibition although he has had many opportunities to do so."

"Small business, the business of ordinary merchants and of investors with limited capital, has been adverse rather than prosperous, during recent years. This has...

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