Sir / On the cover of the June 24 issue appear these words: NIXON'S TRIP, and beneath them. Seeking a Needed Lift. This is truly malodorous.
Here are more honorable captions that could have been used: they would have been more truthful: 1) Diplomacy at Work, 2) Reasons for It, 3) A Valuable Lift. 4) Praise Where Due.
CHARLES L. SANDERS
Sir / President Nixon did not fly through the Middle East on Aladdin's magic carpet. He rode on Henry Kissinger's coattails.
West Los Angeles, Calif.
Sir / I wouldn't mind having to pay higher taxes and higher prices if our fatuous leaders...