POLITICAL NOTES: Palmistry & Promise

Marking off the state of Wisconsin on his right hand last week, Massachusetts' Senator John Kennedy made a tentative reading of his future—April 5, to be exact, when Wisconsin voters turn out for the critical presidential primary. The thumb looked healthier by the day: Congressional Districts 4, 5, 6 and 8, along the East Coast, were strong Kennedy country; he even strengthened it by giving himself the doubtful First, at the base of his thumb. Still uncertain was the area running roughly from the middle finger to the pinkie—the Second, Seventh, Ninth, and Tenth. That is where Opponent Hubert Humphrey...

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