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business and trying to increase it s
volume and through Raymond Loewy's
business. And then I was interested in a
wide variety of ideas. I think I have a
list of things that concerned me then.
I was already interested in medical research
against tuberculosis and cancer. I was
interested in the medical value of
In what way? How did you show your interest?
I was interested in the sense that I tried to
find out the extent of the problems, and
I tried to, in a very small way, get
some money for the cancer investigator.
I was interested in the medical value of
psychoanalysis and became a friend of
both Franz Alexander of Chicago and Karl
Menninger in Topeka, Kansas. He spent a
great deal of time here in that era
between '34 and '39.
I had also become friend with Margaret Sanger and
worked for the Planned Parenthood
Federation which was then the Birth
Control Association and then became the
Planned Parenthood Federation.
What did you do for her and her group?
Well, I raised money. I was a member of the Board
of the American Birth Control
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