GE­ORGE UN­PLUGGED

The Washington Times Weekly - - Politics -

Noted his­to­rian and best-sell­ing au­thor James Swan­son and his wife, An­drea, in­vited guests into their Capi­tol Hill home over the Feb. 14-15 week­end to cel­e­brate the release of a new book about Abra­ham Lin­coln by for­mer se­na­tor and 1972 pres­i­den­tial can­di­date Ge­orge McGovern.

One guest, who had lived in North Carolina, told Mr. McGovern that he sup­ported him for pres­i­dent three decades ago, de­spite be­ing warned by his con­ser­va­tive neigh­bors: “If you vote for Ge­orge McGovern, the coun-

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