POLITICAL NOTES: Intelligent Minority

One afternoon last week, in the lobby of the Kansas City Club in Kansas City, a newly arrived air traveler was talking to a small group of newshawks when an inconspicuous man who had just arrived by train came unnoticed into the lobby. He approached and held out his hand affably:

"Hello, John."

"How are you, Alf?"

The newshawks proceeded to ply Governor Landon and Republican Chairman Hamilton about their reason, for meeting. "This last campaign,"said Governor Landon, "has demonstrated that you can't build an effective organization in just four months. That's about what we're...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!