I read with a great deal of interest your excellent article concerning my Colleague, Hon. Lewis W. Douglas, of Arizona, the new director of the budget (TIME, March 6).
Like every other member of the House, I feel that Mr. Douglas is entitled to all the credit for the accomplishments mentioned in this article. As a member of the Republican ball team, however, I desire to take exception to the statement that he pitched the Democratic "nine" to a victory over the Republicans last year.
Mr. Douglas did pitch a fine game...