Letters: Character v. Show


In answer to Herbert Milton Maxwell (TIME, May 23) relative to his "$1,000,000.00 Car,"* I would beg to state that I am happy to believe that President Coolidge recognizes the difference between Character and Show. . . .


Oklahoma City, Okla.

Not Snobbish


I am a plain man, neither snobbish nor proud, and content to be so. As such I thank you for publishing the letter [TIME, May 23] in which Mr. Herbert Milton Maxwell so cogently points out that since the President of Mexico has a private train...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!