The President of the United States was asked to offer himself as a magnificent sacrifice in favor of a strong man. The author of this proposal was one Frank Hendrick, Manhattan lawyer, the same who attempted legally (TIME, March 3) to extract $1,100,000 from Mr. Edward W. Bok on account of Hendrick's inspired doctrine for World
Peace. Mr. Hendrick proposed:
Hon. Calvin Coolidge,
Washington, D. C.
As an unselfish worker for Republican success during more than a quarter century, after consultation with many national, State and local leaders, I call upon you on...