Face of the Tiger
Sirs: "It is Claire Chennault's face that stops a man . ." (TIME, Dec. 6).
No less a man than the Prime Minister of Great Britain was stopped by this face upon meeting him for the first time at the White House in May 1943.
Answering a direct question by President Roosevelt . . . Churchill said in substance, "My, what a face, what a face; I'm glad he's on our side."
My authority: Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt.
ALFRED R. ROCHESTER Seattle
Sirs: About the time of the change...