A Letter From The Publisher: Jul. 19, 1968

OUR masthead this week introduces the new man in charge of TIME'S worldwide advertising operations: John A. Meyers, a graduate of Michigan State University ('51) and the U.S. Marine Corps ('51-'53). Meyers moves into a job of steadily increasing responsibility and complexity. Under his predecessor, Robert C. Gordon, who has been promoted to vice president in charge of advertising sales and promotion for all Time Inc. publications, TIME moved from total advertising revenues of $55 million in 1961 to $111 million in 1967. TIME now carries more advertising pages annually than any other...