A Letter From The Publisher, Feb. 14, 1955

Columnist Bill Gold, of the Washington Post and Times Herald, recently reported that he had discovered an unusual system of reading TIME which is used by Charles E. Randall of McLean, Va.:

ONE of the many periodicals Charlie reads is TIME . . . Charlie is practically a charter subscriber and has been a devoted reader for many years. Unfortunately, however, he has difficulty keeping current. There are too many things to read, and not enough hours in the day . . . When a new issue of TIME arrives, he doesn't even crack it open for a peek. No sir. He...

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