The Case of the Unlikely Candidate

Ridder, Walter T.
April 1956
Saturday Evening Post;4/28/1956, Vol. 228 Issue 44, p38
The article profiles New York Governor Averell Harriman. The governor denied his intention to run for the presidential election. Despite hazards of working with Harriman, he was able to recruit devoted men to his staffs. In surveying Harriman's status as a presidential candidate, there are some influential members of the New York Democratic Party who opposed the nomination of the governor.


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