The Nation: Peace Candidate Nixon

Is Richard Nixon the same sort of peacemaker as Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson? They are the only two American Presidents to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. Now Senate Republican Leader Hugh Scott and Editor Elizabeth MacDonald Manning of Finance magazine, a monthly for bank ers and economists, are joining forces to nominate Nixon for the prize. In a recent editorial, Finance asserted:

"Never a man to sit in a game with a weak hand, our President has put it all together. What the world has witnessed this year was the sudden conversion of an idealistic vision of peace into a...

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