REPUBLICANS: Thoughts of Home

REPUBLICANS Thoughts of Home Minutes after California's Governor Goodwin J. Knight marched before his legislature one afternoon last week to deliver a session-opening message, news tickers in an adjoining pressroom began clicking off a bulletin that all but drove Goodie's 49-minute oration off the front pages. At speech's end the word buzzed through the assembly chamber: Bill Knowland has announced that he will not run for re-election to the Senate in 1958 (TIME, Jan. 14). In California, where the body politic revolves around the...

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