Don't write about Russia, comrades,
Write about anything else,
Write about Hearst and America First
And the sins of the Saxons and Celts ...
Don't stir up the Bennettsky Cerfskys
By taking a poke at Stalin,
Write as you willit's a free country still
But not about Russiathat's mean.
This "Advice to W. L. White and other Vanishing Americans" appeared in the Saturday Review of Literature. Its author was Ward Greene, executive editor of Hearst's King Features and understandably sympathetic with Bill White's plight last week. For no sooner had White's new book (Report on the Russians; TIME,...