Re your article concerning the seven chosen [for the first manned space flight April 20]: the essay about Marine Lieut. Colonel John Herschel Glenn Jr. was stupendous! Like we sing in the Marine Corps Hymn:
If the Army and the Navy Ever look on Heaven's scenes They will find the streets are guarded By United States Marines.
(A CPL) DON L. CARVER U.S.M.C. Kaneohe, Hawaii
I can only wish the Astronauts failure in their race to space until would-be warmakers are treated with solicitude in their padded sanitariums. The...