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and prevention of cataract operations. Improved treatments for
glaucoma and other eye diseases and retinal blastoma, and
That was the logic of it, to get real
For instance, they had never put an assistant or an
associate director as the head of the eye diseases section of
the Institute they could have done, to give it some
entity and some drive.
It's a perfectly logical development.
Sure, a perfectly logical development. You know, it's
Just -- we also tried to get several people appointed, and one
of them that we thought had been checked out as willing to take
the Job, it turned out that he needed two months caution every
year, and naturally that didn't go with the Public Health Service
Ch. I tell you, really, things are so crazy.
Now, you started with a new heading. You were going to talk
about Mrs. Johnson and her beautification program, the last
few months of the regime.
Yes. Well, in the fall, in November, it was evident that
the major effort for beautification of Washington probably
was coming to a close, with the loss of the Johnsons,
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