A Letter From The Publisher, Nov. 9, 1942

To answer some of the questions our subscribers have been asking about how TIME gathers, verifies, writes and distributes its news.

Dear Subscriber There is so much important, uncensored information in our files and on our desks these days that all last week we were busy being photographed and fingerprinted here at TIME—to make sure only people who belong here are admitted to our floors.

Although the fingerprinting was a new experience, it was just one of many the war has brought. For the people at TIME live so close to the news that they...

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