Letters, Oct. 2, 1939

Hull's Hunch

Sirs: The march of, German troops into Poland recently was undoubtedly of little surprise to Secretary of State Cordell Hull. The reason: In TIME, July 17, p. 19, he is quoted as having privately made the following statement to Congressmen. "Hitler will march in September—unless we pass this legislation" (repeal of the arms embargo). Prognosticator Hull deserves praise and acclaim for being so farsighted and foretelling this momentous event.

BERNARD ROSENBAUM Detroit, Mich.

Holton Plan

Sirs:

The letter of Mr. E. P. Holton of Los Angeles [TIME, Sept.11], suggesting...

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