A Letter From The Publisher, Dec. 11, 1950

"I like the stamina and spunk of these people," wrote Mrs. Lois Dean, of Washington, D.C. last week in a letter containing her contribution to the rebuilding of Pastor Ye Yun-Ho's church in Seoul. "Thanks a million for the good news that he is safe; we had been inquiring about him through the YMCA," was the way another reader put it.

Since my Letter of Nov. 20, telling of Pastor Ye's troubles with the Communists in Korea and the war damage to his church-hospital, we have been receiving TIME-readers' contributions toward a fund for repairing the damage. Some had given money to...

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