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WNYC announcer introduces program to radio audience, names guests.
Van Doren introduces Shellabarger, who talks about "Lord Chesterfield and His World." How Chesterfield learned how to "make friends and influence people" ...
"We are heading up to one of the greatest crises, I think, in modern history." This prediction about oil and the Middle East was made in 1951 by none other than Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas at a Books and Authors Luncheon.