Letters, Nov. 25, 1935

Kentucky Weathervane


The recent gubernatorial elections in Kentucky [TIME, Nov. 18 et ante] may well lift the Blue Grass State to a new role in National Politics.

For nearly a century political experts, real and imaginary, have awarded the State of Maine a place of honor as a barometer in forecasting the probable results of Presidential elections. This is due to the fact that State general elections in Maine are held in September of the even numbered years, instead of November as the case in most of the States. However, the students of politics...

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