Persecution of the Rich

Winthrop Rockefeller, 28, grandson of the late John D., is big (6 ft. 2 in.), husky (215 lb.), moonfaced, affable. Like many a less wealthy American, he started college (Yale), but did not finish. He worked as a roughneck in Texas oil fields, then got an office job with Socony-Vacuum Oil Co. In the draft lottery he drew an order number in the safe 6,000s. He liked his job all right, but, like many another young man of high & low degree, he volunteered.

At 6:55 one morning last week, young Rockefeller left...

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