DEMOCRATS: Who's on First?

"A lot of ball games," mused Candidate Averell Harriman hopefully one day last week, "are being won in the ninth inning this year."

With the vernacular thus established, he sent around to each of the other 24 Democratic chiefs of state at the 48th U.S. Governors' Conference at Atlantic City, N.J. a set of baseballs autographed by members of all three of New York's major-league teams.* It was a nice pitch, but, like most of Harriman's Atlantic City efforts, it missed the strike zone. The upshot: at the end of the seventh inning of...

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