Dr. Jonas Salk famously refused a patent for his work, saying the vaccine belonged to the people and that to patent it would be like “patenting the Sun.”
March 13, 1961. West Berlin Mayor Willy Brandt offers optimism over a crisis free Berlin, at least for the near future. U.S. and European allies spend a reported $ 7 billion annually aiding under-developed countries versus Communist bloc $3/4 billion. JFK to ask Congress to fund stockpiling of Polio vaccine. Nixon joins L.A. law firm. Conference of Nations of the British Commonwealth condemn South Africa apartheid policies. Cardinal Spellman opposes Federal Funding for schools if they don't include Parochial schools.
(An Eisenhower Press Conference - cheerfully referred to as Old Bubblehead) I'm trying to do the math here. The tape says this is Press Conference
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