As an independent voter, I was much impressed by your excellent article on Senator Dirksen [Sept. 14], and found myself leaning strongly toward him until I read his remark, "There was no Wall under President Eisenhower."
Now 1 find myself wondering if I can vote for a man who represents such cockeyed reasoning. There was no Civil War under Buchanan; does that make him a better President than Lincoln?
A most excellent cover portrait of Everett Dirksen. My vote goes to our Senator from Illinois for President of...