A Letter From The Publisher, Aug. 19, 1946

Remember the report we ran here not long ago on what TIME's editors are like? Well, turn about is fair play; so we are prepared this week to dissect TIME's editorial researchers—having just submitted all 50 of them to a rather arduous and revealing questionnaire. I can now report that the composite TIME researcher is a neat 5 ft.-6 in., 126-lb., 26-year-old unmarried blue-eyed brownette who is glad to state that she has worked hard enough during her year and nine months on TIME to lose an undisclosed number of pounds.

Ten years younger than the average TIME editor, she does not,...

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