Letters, Mar. 29, 1954

MacNamaraism Sir:

With apologies and acknowledgments to he composer of MacNamara's Band, this seems to show how things are going in God's Own Country:

The drums go bang and the cymbals clang And the top brass blaze away, McCarthy plays the big baboon And Stevens jades away. The country's in hysterics, Such tunes were never heard. Molotov sits in the grandstand And applauds the discordant play.

F. V. HARTY

Warrenpoint, Northern Ireland

The McCarthy Issue (Contd.)

With all the bickering about McCarthy's methods, etc., what's becoming of the Reds?

don't care whether he browbeats them or not,...

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