THE COUNTRY IS YOURS—
MAKE EVERY MILE OF ROADWAY SMILE.
MAR THE SCENERY, YOU'LL BRUISE AMERICA.
Some 6,000 U. S. high school students sloganed thus and similarly in a contest which ended last week. Mrs. John Davison Rockefeller Jr. had offered a prize for a phrase which would stir public sentiment against such man-made rural ugliness as "hot dog" stands, billboards.
Marion Boyd, 17, of Detroit, student at the Northwestern High School, bit her pencil and finally wrote: THIS IS YOUR COUNTRY—BEAUTIFY IT.
That won. The judges included Mrs. Franklin...