A Letter From The Publisher, Sep. 20, 1943

To answer some of the questions our subscribers have been asking about how TIME gathers, verifies, writes, and distributes its news.

Ten of TIME's editors, writers and researchers listed over there at the left started their journalistic careers straight from high school—but 234 other editorial people on TIME, LIFE and FORTUNE represent 18 foreign universities and 99 in this country.

They range all the way from little Emerson College in Boston (182 students) to giant Columbia University with 22,920—so if you are a college graduate yourself the chances are that one or more of our editorial people studied in the same classrooms you...

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