March 1953
New Republic;3/9/53, Vol. 128 Issue 10, p2
The article presents excerpts from various periodicals related to the political conditions of the U.S. According to a snippet published in Washington Post, "to keep up with her crowded schedule Mary Lord, who succeeds Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt on the Human Rights Commission has streamlined her life. She makes decisions swiftly on her feet. Confronted with a crisis, she will say to the person in front of her: 'Think of some-thing.'" According to another snippet published in another periodical, "the North Dakota Senate passed by a wide margin a bill to ban the sale of candy cigarettes on the ground that they might encourage juvenile smoking. Then the chamber voted in favor of a bill to endorse an already existing measure banning dancing in the dark."


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