Come now! Not even TIME is qualified to report accurately the feelings of an obscure barracuda confronted by the beaming face of Franklin Delano Roosevelt [TIME, May 16].
JULES Z. WILLING
Saranac Lake, N. Y.
District of Columbia
You have published an article in which you prominently described our steamer District of Columbia as an "ancient sidewheeler."
The District of Columbia is a modern, steam, screw propelled vessel, length overall 305 ft. 6 in., completed in 1925, and one of the newest and most up-to-date passenger vessels plying inland waters of the U....