Letters: Mar. 2, 1962

Saintly George


Assuming that George Romney [Feb. 16] wins the Michigan governorship and successfully cleans up the legacy of "Soapy" Williams (certainly no easy task), I would like to propose for the Republicans an unbeatable team: George Romney for President and Margaret Chase Smith for Vice President. Who can better vanquish the creeping hydra of Kennedyism than Saintly George, the dragon killer?


Brown University


Sir: The story on Mexican-born George Romney says, "His parents were U.S. citizens (so he presumably meets the 'native-born' constitutional requirement for President)."

I am sure that TIME did not intend this gaffe. The constitutional requirement is...

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