Letters, Jan. 7, 1952

What Smith Said About Women

Sir: My advice to the American male before he plunges, with a buzzy head and starry eyes, into the sea of matrimony, is to read and take heed of Gilbert K. Smith's short, factual letter to the editor of TIME Magazine [Reader Smith was baffled "at the never-ending plunge of the American male . . . into matrimony" — Dec. 10] . . .

CARL T. FLISS Racine, Wis.

SIR: I AM ENDLESSLY BAFFLED AT THE NEVER-ENDING PLUNGE OF THE AMERICAN FEMALE, LEMMING-LIKE, INTO THE SEA OF MATRIMONY, TO SINK BELOW...

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