Previous | Next
599600601602603604605606607608609610611612613614615616617618619620621622623624625626627628629630631632633634635636637638639640641642643644645646647648649650651652653654655656657658659660661662663 of 999
the UN Secretary.
But you haven't had any real contact?
No, I haven't had any real contact.
Well, is she not a possibility? I mean, she is interested in
Yes. But you can be in all these things, but if your husband
isn't willing to find appropriations for what needs to be done, it
doesn't make much difference.
From all indications, her voice is a strong one.
Yes, but we'll see what happens as to the money. (LAUGHTER)
I'm praying she will.
What about Miss Lillian? Have you had any more contact with her?
No. No. I think she's wonderful, but I haven't had any
contact with her, because I think that she won't get into it really,
She's rarely in Washington, is she?
But the Waldorf dinner went very well and was, from his point
of view, effective politically, because instead of having a long
reception line, only the people at the table he went to stood up and
the rest of the people went on eating their dinner, and it made it
much more agreeable for the people and it seemed to them to be more
attractive for him to come to theirtable than for them to be standing
in a line. You know? And I think it was, don't you?
© 2006 Columbia University
Libraries | Oral History
Research Office | Rights and
Permissions | Help