Letters, Nov. 27, 1933

Men of the Year

Sirs:

Considerable speculation exists in this snow-bound college town concerning the identity of TIME'S 1933 Man of the Year. Current betting runs as follows:

Hitler-6-to-5

Roosevelt-3-to-2

Some Jap or Russian-10-to-1

Dark horse leaping into prominence in the last six weeks of the year-20-to-1

This is perhaps off the record: but I will be interested in seeing what confirmation, if any, the event accords.

CHARLES CASSIL REYNARD

Hiram. Ohio

What Man-of-the-Year bets are other readers making?—ED.

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