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about this bill, also so practical with regard to the politics of it. He knew exactly where Sophie Irene Loeb and the Hearst papers came in on it too. He knew you couldn't fly in their face. If you were going to mend the bill, you would have to sell Sophie Irene Loeb on the matter, because she was the sponsor of the bill, had all the publicity on it, and so forth and so on.

I say this only to show that Kennedy revised his views that Smith was crude and under the finger of Tammany pretty early.

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