Letters, Oct. 6, 1947

Senatorial Soup


Senator Taft's "Let 'em eat less!" [TIME, Sept. 22] reminds me of the story of the welfare worker who was instructing a group of low-income housewives how to make nutritious soup from a soup bone. When she finished she inquired if there were any questions.

A gaunt lady in the rear asked: "What I want to know is, who got the meat off that bone?" . . .

TED F. SILVEY Washington, D.C.

The New Look


The answer to the question on TIME'S [Sept. 15] cover—"Who wants the New Look?"—is appropriately...

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