Letters, Jul. 20, 1953

July 4

Sir:

Your wonderful cover and account—I hope Washington's spirit of honor, daring and humility, guided by God, may remain a never-forgotten American example.

PETER FLORIEN GASS Hempstead, N.Y.

Sir:

. . . Certainly there is no better "Man to Remember" on such a critical July 4 of 1953. Your article captures the feebler flame of '53 and holds it against the vivid backdrop of '76. And every American reading it will see better through the discouraging darkness of the present . . .

ANN HAWKES HUTTON Bristol, Pa.

Sir:

TIME'S beautiful Map of Revolution...

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