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effort, as he was behind everything -- American legislation and
appropriation, the efforts of individual countries and the efforts
of the UN. He traveled from Japan to Pussia and from Washington to
Roumania and never made anything of it.
Was this a heart business on his part? Did he die of a heart
Yes, died of a heart attack suddenly. And I was
really very much in despair about this. Fortunately, Mrs. Agier
Biddle Duke had joined his committee and is taking up his work,
and she's very energetic and I think is going to be very successful.
How old a woman is she?
Oh, she's about 50, I think. In trying to raise funds
both for maintaining the organization in the United States and
giving money to the international family planning effort. She
got $660,000 from a Japanese businessman who admired General
Draper shortly after his death. Isn't that amazing?
As a kind of memorial gift.
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