Letters: May 30, 1969

The Fortas Affair

Sir: While many Americans are feeling rage, frustration and indignation at the Fortas affair [May 23], I believe many of us feel a more hurting emotion—that of disappointment. We don't all agree with the Supreme Court's decisions and rulings, however, most of us accept and abide by them because we believe that these men on this high court are "the epitome of honor among men ..."

Now we find that the cream of the crop is really only curdled milk.

MRS. W. L. POPE Roswell, N. Mex.

Sir: I was strongly in favor...

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