Washington Wire

November 1953
New Republic;11/23/53, Vol. 129 Issue 17, p2
This article focuses on political development of the United States as of November 23, 1953. U.S. President Dwight David Eisenhower, says that he finds Harry Truman innocent in the Harry Dexter spy case. In the subsequent hearing before the Senate Small Business Committee, Chairman Thye, representative of Minnesota did a remarkable job in trying to protect Weeks pen-manufacturer Craig Sheaffer. The Wall Street Journal and Scripps-Howard papers warn Washington reporters not to ask the U.S. President Eisenhower such embarrassing questions.


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