A Letter From The Publisher, Jul. 2, 1951

Five researchers on our New York staff recently came back from trips around Europe. Though they concentrated on Rome, Florence and Paris, their travels seldom overlapped, and each showed a high individuality in her choice of things to see and do. From Lapland to the Isle of Capri, the five of them covered most of the territory in front of the Iron Curtain.

Music Researcher Dorothea Bourne took something of a busman's holiday. Landing from the new S.S. Independence in Naples, she was soon enjoying a magnificently costumed production of Otello at Rome's Teatro...

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