The Nation: Shriver's Other Running Mate

Everybody in the family has said they will work in this campaign. Mother is ecstatic. Pat says she will do anything. Steve Smith is meeting with Sarge today. Ethel has been on the phone to me and to Sarge. She has some good ideas for the campaign. And Jean? Jean will do everything she can because she's my sister. Teddy? Sarge was in touch with him at all times during this thing. He assured Ted that he wouldn't touch it if there was any chance Ted was interested.

SO, flashing the toothy Kennedy smile, tossing...

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