Publisher's Letter, Jul. 9, 1956


THIS week, TIME'S editors unfold one of the great stories of our era. The Age of Research, they call our day, and a venturesome and productive age they show it to be.

On a far more modest scale, there is also research news in a field that has traditionally emphasized craftsmanship rather than industrial technology. This is the field of printing and the so-called graphic arts−an important one to us at TIME−and I would like to tell you something of what we are doing here. A technological "renaissance" has slowly taken form in...

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