POLITICAL NOTES: The Missouri Traveler

One evening last week, a black Chrysler Imperial sedan rolled up in front of a motel in Decatur, Ill. The driver, a middle-size, friendly sort of fellow, and his wife checked in quietly, but a reporter was soon on their trail. Even the cost of their dinner ($1.72 for two) and the size of the tip (35¢) were carefully noted. Harry Truman granted that he and Bess were not having much luck traveling "incognito."

About lunchtime the next day, the ex-President of the U.S. turned his car into the driveway in front of a brick Tudor...

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