Books: Honest Traveler

A SOUTHERNER DISCOVERS NEW ENGLAND — Jonathan Daniels — Macmillan ($3).

"The whole procession of the American years," says Jonathan Daniels, "has been illumined—or at least inflamed—with the works of men who hastened from the North to describe the South. Unfortunately there has been scarcely any perceptible movement from the opposite direction."

Mr. Daniels, 38-year-old editor of the Raleigh, N. C. News and Observer, author of A Southerner Discovers the South (TIME, July n, 1938), took the road north a year ago this spring. Gifted with a distinctly non-Northern journalistic ease, he has written...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!