Education: First Family

The last of the Compton brothers has finally caved in and become an educator.

With a pat on the back from his good friend Henry Wallace, big, buoyant Wilson Martindale ("Doc") Compton last December ended his profitable career as a respected Washington, D.C. lumber lobby ist, breezed across the continent to settle in the red brick presidential mansion of Washington State College at Pullman.

Last week President Compton was moving into high gear. He named a committee of 40 facultymen to "mobilize the wits, wisdom, and judgment" of the faculty in a thorough...

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