Letters, Nov. 11, 1940

Ruby in the Swamp


You will be helping a great cause of a nation should you allow us to express our sentiment and voice our appeals to the good reason of the American people through your magazine. . . .

I am only one of the 16 million human organisms who happened to be thrown by the progeniting hands of God into these "seven thousand emeralds" that decorate the western brim of the greatest oceanic basin. Obscure and insignificant as I am, I am doubtless conveying what practically every one of the 16 million...

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