In the New York Post, Columnist Leonard Lyons told a revealing anecdote
about his self-trumpeting friend, New York Mirror Columnist Walter
Winchell. Wrote Lyons: "Walter Winchell arrived at the Stork Club
Wednesday night, and asked about the President's broadcast. 'Mr. Truman
called for mobilization,' he was told. Winchell shrugged: 'I called for
it last Sunday night.'"
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