The Loss of Stevenson
Sir: It was fitting that when Adlai Stevenson met his death [July 23], America was making world history with its Mariner conquest of Mars. It was fitting because Stevenson believed in man; he knew that there was nothing man could not do, from the vilest destruction to the most inspiring creativity. But it was his hope that America would be a leader in the latter.
(REP.) PATRICK W. NEE
Sir: Stevenson calmed the tempests rather than cursed the elements.
WILSON M. BALTZ
Sir: Stevenson's loss is immeasurably great...