Letters, Jun. 26, 1944

First There Was One

Sirs:

A few days ago I had the opportunity of reading your issue of May 15. TIME is again circulating in Salvador, freely and uncut.

I was interested in your account of the revolution [against Dictator President Martinez] and its second phase, the strike. The statements are truthful and the information accurate. What interested me most of all was your statement that at least one copy of TIME got through. . . . Here is the story of that copy:

The copy was brought from outside by an innocent traveler. This traveler...

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