Religion: Successful Visit

By last week the Rev. A. Ritchie Low, of Johnson, Vermont's United Church, had completed his novel experiment, having 81 Negro children from Manhattan to spend a fortnight's holiday in homes of white Vermont families (TIME, July 24). He had also received over 100 letters about it from interested strangers. One correspondent in nine disapproved, but the Vermonters and their visitors agreed that the experiment was a huge success.

Few Vermonters have had much to do with Negroes. In East Fairfield (pop. 475), only one child in the vacation Bible school had ever even...

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