Letters, Nov. 18, 1940

Personal War

Sirs: Like too many other busy people, I buy TIME on the newsstands, read it on the run—and consequently miss many issues. I will miss no more.

TIME'S splendid tribute to the American correspondents in China, appearing in the newspapers, first attracted my attention. As a former Far Eastern correspondent who has lived under the Japanese terror, I know and appreciate the danger and the horror of living with the assassin's gun at one's back every minute of the day and night. Those correspondents who remained on the front lines of the...

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