The Old Gang
Hamilton Fish, once a Congressman, said he was about to reappear as a magazine publisher; he proposed to counteract Henry Wallace's New Republic influence. Also, said Fish, he would soon have a book out"one dollar on newsstands, just like Wendell Willkie's book, One World."
George H. Earle, who used to be Governor of Pennsylvania and a U.S. diplomat in the Balkans, survived what he said was his 15th plane crash. When the wheels of an amphibian wouldn't let down, the ship made a dry-land landing on pontoons at 70 m.p.h. Earle's injury: a scratch on the wrist.
Norman Thomas, five times...