Education: In Minneapolis

A survey of annual deficits of leading symphony orchestras (TiME, Feb. 11) stated that most of the defict of the Minneapolis Orchestra was met by one guarantee. This is not the case.

The last Minneapolis guarantee was $120,000 per year for five years and was made by over 300 individuals and firms. Said Richardson Phelps, a director: "There could hardly be a more substantial indication as to the type of its [Minneapolis'] citizenry than the fact that so large a sum of money is paid out for an art...

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