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McCarthy did not fake Tydings photograph

McCarthy did not fake Tydings photograph

G. Jefferson Price III's review of Joseph Tydings' new autobiography ("Joseph Tidings, the anti-Trump,” April 23) included a usual smear of Sen. Joseph McCarthy that needs correction.

Mr. Price writes that Joe Tydings father, Millard Tydings, lost his fifth term bid in 1950 after Senator McCarthy, "whom he (Millard) had investigated for falsely charging that the State Department was riddled with communists, circulated a fake photograph of Millard with his arm around U.S. Communist Party leader Earl Browder."

On March 15, 1953, The...