A Letter From The Publisher, Aug. 2, 1948

God bless all Americans like Farmer Rhinehart. If we want our freedom and our way of life to endure, we'll have to share it. What you don't use, you lose.

This letter from a TIME reader in Los Angeles was one of those that came to us shortly after we had printed a story you may remember. It told how Farmer Paul Rhinehart of Peacock Station, Va., had offered a house and $100 a month to a Polish D.P. named Marian Zielezinski, who had arrived in the U.S. a fortnight before with his wife Irma,...

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