AERONAUTICS: Joyhopping Publisher

Priests in your pulpits, Taxpayers in pews, Kings on your thrones, You know as well as me, Ye'-ve only one virginitie to lose And where ye lose it, There your hearts will be. The heart of Chicago's Joseph Medill Patterson, is in the air. Thus, a month ago, he wrote the above Kipling (with emendations) for his nickel Liberty. Then he boarded his $75.000 Sikorsky amphibian, Liberty, flew to the Caribbean (TIME, Dec. 10). With him flew a vivacious married daughter, Alicia Patterson Simpson,* 22, who a while ago preferred reporting for her...

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