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They have their own Rockefeller Brothers Fund which is the brothers'
Foundation. And running Rockefeller Center and being in other-being
the founder of the Tri-Lateral Commission, and probably the founder
of six or seven other organizations. He sort of manages to keep his
equilibrium while doing these sorts of things which is quite unusual.
What about Laurence?
Oh, Laurence is totally different. He shares with Nelson
his love of ladies, but other than that he is practically the
invisible Rockefeller. And his interests have been totally involved
in the environment, not totally, I'm sorry, the environment and
health. He's the great champion of Memorial Sloan Kettering, and has
given an enormous amount of money to that. He rather brilliantly
combined his interest in the environment with well chosen commercial
interests. For example, Caneel Bay in the island of St. John is a
hotel, it is not part of the park system, but it is on park land.
And when he created it he also managed to cut out a large part of St.
John as a public facility to be preserved for ever for all the
people. He's done that in the Rockies, done that on another island
down there. They have a marvelous place out on the Snake River. But
he's a very private person. He rarely gets up and makes speeches.
He does go to all the dinners, god knows. He and Mary. And he has a
very curious way of talking. When you go in to see him about
something or to ask a question, and before you even have a chance to
ask him a question, he starts talking about something. And then as
he talks a word or thought in what he's saying makes him think of
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