By People Staff
December 25, 1978 12:00 PM

He back-patted fellow wordsmiths: Barbara Tuchman for A Distant Mirror, the bios of Maxwell Perkins by A. Scott Berg and of RFK by Schlesinger, plus Sen. D. Patrick Moynihan’s memoirs. On TV, he says, “I ain’t with Laverne and Shirley and the whole ABC thing.” He prefers 60 Minutes and, “for high comedy,” Wall Street Week. “You listen to them and then invest the other way.”