The Press: Tourist in the War Zone

Scripps-Howard's Columnist Eleanor Roosevelt once last week led off her Day with a few words of praise for another Scripps-Howard writer. Said she: "I don't know whether any of you are reading about Ernie Pyle's trip to England with as much interest as I am, but I have read everything since he left. . . ."

Until last week Ernie Pyle, an inconspicuous little man, with thinning reddish lair and a shy, pixy face, was not celebrated as a straight news reporter. Once, for a few years, he was managing editor of he Washington...

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