Letters: Jun. 18, 1965

White's Biography Fulfilled

Sir: In the 1952 West Point yearbook, the biography on TIME Cover Subject [June 11] Edward H. White II, states: "He craves excitement and adventure and seldom passes up the chance to do something out of the ordinary."

LOWELL E. TORESON Captain, U.S.A. A.P.O. New York

Sir: Robert Vickrey did a terrific job on the cover. He depicts Ed White and Jim McDivitt as the great Americans they are.

(MRS.) PEGGY LINNARTZ Waldwick, N.J.

Dostoevskicm Simon

Sir: If Norton Simon [TIME, June 4] can call himself a Dostoevskian character, then we may as...

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