Letters, Feb. 2, 1948

Bilobed

Sir:

TIME is so darned helpful. I had no idea what a virgula in virgulate cercariae was until I read the note that it is a bilobed [organ] near the buccal cavity of styleted xiphidiocercariae [TIME, Jan. 12]; then I understood it perfectly.

CASS CULLIS

Bryan, Ohio

¶ Don't mention it.—ED.

Manners & Morals

Sir:

My most sincere congratulations for the discriminating use of quotation marks in discussing the "loves" and "marriages" of the Topping-Turner set [TIME, Jan. 12]. . . .

JOHN L. PETERS

West Haven, Conn.

Sir:

. . . Articles like yours may eventually convince such celebrities that the publicity they thrive on runs more to the tune...

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