A Letter From The Publisher, may 4, 1953

TIME is always trying to learn more about its readers—their jobs, their homes, their families, their likes and dislikes. But one thing TIME doesn't have to survey is how much its audience moves around. We are constantly reminded of that by change-of-address notices, so many of them that we are convinced that TIME-readers are among the world's most restless and gypsy-like people. One out of four of you will be changing your address at some time during the coming year, and sending TIME a notice to that effect.

A little more than half of those...

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