The Wall Street Journal, February 19, 1960



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    Aren’t you going to mention that this cartoon appeared in the WSJ the morning after the day you became a father? Must have been an exciting time.

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    You’re correct, of course, and it was unexpected twins, to boot (well, actually, we found out about them one day beforehand). But I think commemorating “the day after” is pushing it a little bit. Now if this cartoon had appeared instead on February 18th . . .

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