Books: Innocent at Sea

THE ANNOINTED—Clyde Brion Davis— Farrar & Rinehart ($2.50).

The ancient, exciting Christian belief in God's solicitude for the individual soul was something Harry Patterson worked out for himself. It was a limited achievement because Harry never got much farther than the knowledge that God was looking out expressly for Harry Patterson. Of this, however, there was abundant proof. He was six feet tall and able to do a man's work when he ran away from his grandpa's farm at 14, his mother having married a mail clerk and gone to live in...

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