A Letter From The Publisher, Jan. 28, 1952

On April 3, Harcourt, Brace & Co. will publish the first 25,000 copies of They Went To College, TIME'S book about the most influential body of people in the world: the U.S. college graduates.

TIME'S interest in the subject stems naturally from the fact that 77% of our subscribers are college-trained, and from the desire to know more about the group from which such a large segment of our readers is drawn. Naturally enough, we learned several things that concern the other 23% as well. Many college graduates, for instance, are convinced that their...

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