A Letter From The Publisher, Jun. 11, 1951

This week, when another outstanding educator is on TIME'S cover (see cuts for others), I want to report to you something about the way both educators and students feel about this magazine. A recent survey showed that TIME is read regularly by 62% of the presidents of degree-conferring U.S. colleges. This same group, by a vote of 3 to 1, calls TIME its "first-choice magazine." And among 1951'S crop of graduating seniors, the readership figures are about the same.

Here are some excerpts of letters from educators around the country, who give some reasons why TIME is a mainstay among many students...

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