DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: Visitor in Trujillolcmd

Vacationing in the Caribbean, TIME Associate Editor George G. Daniels spent three days in the Dominican Republic, where Dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo is tensely on guard against any attack by Caribbean revolutionaries. His report:

No one batted an eye when I presented my tourist card with its "Occupation: Journalist." They quietly took my picture, checked me electronically for weapons, secretly searched my belongings, fastened a couple of plainclothes cops to me like leeches, and turned me loose.

What I saw was the bristling little dictatorship of Generalissimo Trujillo. The Dominicans brag that they...

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