A Letter From The Publisher, Sep. 14, 1942

To answer some of the questions our subscribers have been asking about how TIME gathers, verifies, writes and distributes its news

"Time was when TIME would be opined

Unsuited for the female mind.

But now the scene is quite reversed:

She cops it and she cops it first."

TIME has been voted the first choice magazine of so many influential groups of men for so many years that it may surprise you to hear that actually TIME is read by just as many women as men—in fact, by about 10,000 more women.

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