TITLE

Notes and Comment

PUB. DATE
January 1962
SOURCE
New Yorker;1/6/1962, Vol. 37 Issue 47, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article questions accounts of the travel of Peace Corps leader Robert Sargent Shriver Jr. to Africa and Asia aboard an airplane. Praises for the personal attributes of volunteers and leaders of the Peace Corps are highlighted. A description of the sleeping arrangement for Shriver aboard the airplane is criticized.
ACCESSION #
22798002

 

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