A month ago Arthur Bliss Lane returned to the U.S. from the hardest assignment of his 31 years in the Foreign Service. As Ambassador to the Russian-dominated government of Poland he could remember little but frustration. So that he would be free to speak as a private citizen on Poland's "tragedy," tired Arthur Lane resigned. Last week Harry Truman picked his successor. Warsaw was in for something. The new Ambassador will be 59-year-old Stanton Griffis.

Griffis is better known in Wall Street than in Washington. "I'm not a diplomat," Griffis protested. "I'm just...

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