In Broadway's newest hit, State of the Union (see THEATER), a liberal airplane manufacturer plans a speech-making tour which he hopes will get him the Republican nomination for President. Before he leaves he gets some sage advice from a seasoned political boss: "Stay out of Minneapolis. That's Stassen territory."
How important it will be for all GOPolitical hopefuls to reckon with Harold Stassen became obvious last week when the ex-Minnesota Governor shed his Navy captain's stripes and became plain Citizen Stassen.
In St. Paul, Admiral William F. ("Bull") Halsey, whose flag secretary Stassen had been, described him to a homecoming crowd: "A...