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an article in McCALLS in August of last year and in interview ith
a Sam Burns of WINS But I am not going to make any more public
appeals or efforts. I'm going to try to, if I have funds enough, plant
a few hundred cherry trees on the West Side Drive to look like the
You mean on the slopes there?
On the slopes and along the river. I decided the
Drive has quite a lot of space.
There is, I know that -- will cherry trees do well there?
Well, they do well in the Park and at the UN, so
why shouldn't they? We'll just try.
It's so awfully exposed, - the winds that come up there.
Yes, it is cold. I must say that. But it's cold in
You got various of your friends interested in beautification
here in New York. You got Mrs. Bennett Cerf, I remember.
Yes. But we've had terrible trouble with Mr.
August Heckscher who doesn't care about it. Well, I also hope to
plant about 300,000 white daffodils along the West Side Drive and maybe
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