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was exhausted. I have to do it easier than that. (LAUGHTER)

Q:

How many people did you have at your cocktail party?

Lasker:

Oh, about a hundred and twenty.

Q:

Where was that held?

Lasker:

In my apartment. I don't know whether there's a list of the people who came to that, but anyway, it was a great cross-section of --

Q:

Of New York?

Lasker:

Of New York.

Q:

Do medical figures figure prominently in your list of invitees to a thing like that?

Lasker:

Do I invite --?

Q:

Medical people. Do they --?

Lasker:

Some. Yes, a few. I just read here. This is a clipping that Jane clipped. This is from Susy, which is really quite funny. But anyway, it's like a period piece, you know. And I don't know where this gold medal that is cast and engraved by Van Cleef and Arpels -- I must look for the medal. I don't know where I put it.

At any rate, then in February, Braniff Air Lines had a marvelous weekend party at Acapulco and invited about three hundred people to stay at various hotels, and they gave a marvelous party, the Lawrences gave a wonderful party.

Q:

You're on the board, are you not?





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