OPINIONS: No Appeasers They

To the oft-heard charge that appeasement sentiment is strong among tycoons, businessmen gave the lie this week. Sounding board for the nation's 35,000 top management men is FORTUNE'S Forum of Executive Opinion, and its fifth poll gave overwhelming evidence that U.S. executives want no part of Adolf Hitler or his New Order, believe their future is tied up with a British victory, see eye to eye with their old enemy Franklin Roosevelt on aid to Britain.

Key question in the current Forum concerned the consequences of a German victory over Britain. Only 8.5% of FORTUNE'S businessmen believed...

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