MANNERS & MORALS: By Appointment

All it took was a handful of telegrams and 20 telephone calls to kick Actress Jean Muir off the air as a "controversial personality" (TIME, Sept. 4). Networks, ad agencies and advertisers feared to have themselves identified with anyone accused, however justly or unjustly, of Communist sympathy. Last week, crowing over their victory against Actress Muir, a little group organized themselves as a special committee to keep the air waves pure.

The committee members were old hands at the game. Among them: Rabbi Benjamin Schultz, head of the newly formed Joint Committee...

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