Did You Know? Richard Nixon’s Nickname?

BY CHARLES BETZLER, HERALD WRITER SAPULPA ­­–  Most Americans think the nickname for former President Richard Nixon, “Tricky Dick,” was the result of the Watergate scandal. Actually, the moniker was coined by Democratic politician Helen Gahagan Douglas during the 1950 U.S. Senate race in California. She accused Nixon of engaging in dirty tricks during the campaign. He […]
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