Radio: Muchacho Meets Muchacha

NBC last week was inclined to think Henry Agard Wallace a pretty good idea man. A new program series, worked up at his suggestion, turned out to be the mail-getter of the week. What was more, it belonged to a class of program in which U.S. networks have usually been mediocre or worse. The show was in fact a lot fresher than its title, Down Mexico Way (Sat. 4 to 4:30 E.W.T.).

Vice President Wallace's idea came to him on his visit to Mexico in 1940. Like many a language student before him, he discovered...

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