Radio: Goal: $1,000,000

On This Is Your Life last fortnight, Host Ralph Edwards appealed to his audience to send a million dollars to Dr. Laurence Jones, founder of the Piney Woods Country Life School, Piney Woods, Miss. (TIME, Dec. 27). In the first four days, nearly $150,000 poured into Piney Woods. By this week the total had risen to $500,000, and letters were still arriving.

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