Letters, May 13, 1940

Too Good to be True

Sirs:

TIME'S breezy and authentic sounding pages under the captions World War and Foreign News in the April 22 issue at first quite swept me off my feet. Gradually, however, I was asking myself "What's wrong with all these stories?"

They sounded too good to be true. Would it not be more convincing if TIME along with almost all other U. S. publications painted the Allied prospects and aims a little less brightly and Germany's a little less darkly?

R. FRANCIS Suffern, N. Y.

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