Letters: Aug. 24, 1970

From One Generation to Another

Sir: While your issue on us "old" people [Aug. 3] may be pertinent to some, it sure does not apply to my group, which is having a wonderful time. Our ages run mostly from 61 to 72; we love dancing and night life and frequent parties with loads of champagne. Some of us golf 18 holes.

Yes, we all dislike the hippie generation. Their repulsive appearance makes me label today the "age of ugliness." But don't let us old people concern you. We are doing fine. And we don't riot either.

RUSSELL G. BECK St.

Petersburg, Fla.

Sir: The paradox...

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