Letters, Sep. 16, 1957

The Cut that Guts

Sir:

Your Aug. 26 article on the foreign-aid program is frightening. The Communists may not yet have won the world, but they have certainly won in the U.S. Congress.

F. B. SHERMAN San Francisco

Sir:

Will our American politicians never grow enough to consider the needs of the country rather than their personal gain? President Eisenhower is being slaughtered for his ideals, which are not politically motivated.

SHIRLEY HIGGINS London

Sir:

In this year of 1957, Congress started a "bring our boys home" cry. The cry is misleadingly worded. Sometimes it sounds...

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