Letters, Jul. 19, 1943

For President: Roosevelt-Willkie

Sirs:

Regarding the next Presidential election, here is a plan that would give complete unity of action during the war and would save a lot of expense and campaigning. Let one united convention nominate Roosevelt for President and Willkie for Vice President, with the agreement that if the war ceases before the expiration of the term, Roosevelt would immediately resign, whereupon Willkie would automatically become President.

REV. ALBERT ALLEN BIRD

Penfield, Pa.

Benito, Il Furbo

Sirs:

... In Italian drama and opera, il furbo [applied to Mussolini—TIME, June 21] ... is...

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