A Good-Intentioned Private Citizen

Harris, Reed
July 1955
New Republic;7/11/55, Vol. 133 Issue 2, p16
This article focuses on the book "The Private Diary of a Public Servant," by Martin Merson. Dr. Robert L. Johnson, president of Temple University, and his associate Martin Merson had been very active in the campaign for the U.S. President Dwight David Eisenhower. They had worked hard for the Citizens Committee for the Hoover Report. Both had heeded the call to public service in the International Information Administration, Department of State, with expectations of joining in a great team play to carry forward a good-government crusade.


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