Publisher's Letter, Sep. 17, 1956

Dear TIME-Reader:

SENATOR ESTES KEFAUVER, this week's cover subject, started to introduce Correspondent Donald S. Connery to Democratic Press Secretary Clayton Fritchey one day last week. Said the Senator: "You know Mr. Connery . . ." Nodding, Fritchey interrupted: "Of course. He's your Boswell, isn't he?" Kefauver grinned: "Yes, but he's better than Boswell."

Don Connery, who has been a correspondent in our Chicago bureau, first met the tall Tennesseean when they piled into a small plane together early last winter for a Wisconsin primary campaign tour. He covered the Senator during most of the primaries, stayed with him through the Democratic Convention...

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