CAMPAIGN: Life with Wendell

Mr. & Mrs. Wendell Willkie went home last week, to their apartment at 1010 Fifth Ave., Manhattan. But neither they nor their home was any longer private. Politicians, newshawks, newshens, photographers, friends came & went. Little Mrs. Willkie, far from being overcome, quickly adjusted herself to the business of a Presidential nominee's wife, announced that she was going along on campaign trips to see that Wendell got enough food and sleep.

Nominee Willkie, after a dash home, headed downtown for Commonwealth & Southern Corp.'s offices at 20 Pine St., just around the corner from...

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