Letters: Jul. 18, 1927

Sordid, Sad

Sirs:

. . . But you did put my hair on end with your article about the young Prince of Wales frequenting a night club managed by a Negress and her Negro husband [TIME, June 20]. Have we sunk quite so low or was that a slumming expedition ? Ah, TIME, how sordid, how dreadfully sad! In this day of fine endeavor how can such flagrantly stupid and evil things be doing ? What a device of the devil is the night club! What sheer waste of human energy, moral and spiritual power...

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