Letters, Jun. 29, 1953

What's Happening?

Sir:

What in heaven's name is happening to this country? Is every editor and everybody—not excluding McCarthy's nonstop idiocies and Eisenhower's latest fiasco in the tactless gift of a pistol to General Naguib—all hellbent on the suicidal lunacy of showing just how cheap and silly we can be? . . .

HUGH R. SHELDON

Piedmont, Calif.

Sir:

Your [May 25] articles about the Church-ill-Attlee attacks on the U.S. were very interesting. Although as an American I was greatly nattered that another nation should dominate its parliamentary podium with debates on our Constitution,...

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