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in the areas that you're particularly interested in?
I am. I am. I think that Beame is more practical, and
he's a decent man who wants to do a good job and is very pragmatic
and down to earth, and he'll see that the city's credit is good.
And the city will be better, I think.
It won't be a Fun City.
It won't be a Fun City. It wasn't a Fun City anyway. It
used to be a Fun City in the twenties, it seems to me.
When you were young and gay.
Yes. Another problem that I've been interested in is
depression. For many years, there was something one could do
about depression. There were numerous drugs that could be used
and one of these was used in state hospitals, but it was very little
known by laymen who were having problems at home with depressed
fathers, mothers, children, that there was anything to do about a
depression, a serious depression. I asked Ruth maier who works with
us to see what she could do. She was in touch with a Dr. Fieve
of Columbia, who had done some work on lithium, and he had shown
that it reduced manic depression. She publicized an AMA
meeting at which he made a report, big report, very extensively. Then
she got, or I guess I got maybe, the Joshua Logans to go on the air to
explain the success of his treatment. He was very depressed and
having a terrible time and had been to an analyst for years, and
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