Man of the Year
. . . There can be only one choiceSir Edmund Hillary, the man who got
to the top.
. . . It is very difficult to forecast your possible selection this year,
because no outstanding figure emerged during the year. Eisenhower,
Brownell, McCarthy, Adenauer, Pope Pius XII (he is always in the
running because the Roman Catholic Church does most to counteract
Communism), Malenkov, Truman, and the ghost of Harry Dexter White are
all possible selections . . . Somehow, I can already see Joe...
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