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Matt Weinstock, Aug. 9, 1960

August 9, 2010 |  3:26 pm

Aug. 9, 1960, Comics
Caltechium! The ultimate weapon!

Aug. 9, 1960: Matt Weinstock writes about a story that was told at the farewell party for Paul Weeks (d. 2007), who was leaving to become the Mirror’s Washington correspondent. In fact, Weeks remained in Washington (spoiler) after the Mirror ceased publication in early 1962.

CONFIDENTIAL TO BETTY: The only woman who looks good carrying a torch is the Statue of Liberty. Date others and forget him, Abby says.

Aug. 9, 1960, Weinstock

Aug. 9, 1960, Abby