On March 4 President Harding completed the first two years of his Administration, which was the signal for many dignified and somewhat rhetorical eulogies from his friends and a few bitter denunciations from his political enemies.

In arguing the case for and against Harding, both sides had recourse to the record of his achievements and failures instead of to the personality of the man and the theoretical conception of the Chief Executive. Here Harding's enemies were bound to have the best of it in point...

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