Letters: Feb. 23, 1962

Bobby & Ethel


One cannot help being impressed with the versatility with which Bobby Kennedy adapts himself to the affairs of state [Feb. 16]. However, with the President abroad last spring and anarchy threatening to sweep the Dominican Republic, what logic prescribed that the Attorney General take over the No. 1 spot of the country? Where, oh where has the vice-presidency gone?


Los Angeles


On my recent trip to my homeland, Japan, I could not help noticing that the image of "Ugly American" is being quickly washed away since appointment...

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