Letters, Aug. 14, 1972

A True Happening

Sir / The Democratic Convention, as reported and illustrated in TIME [July 24], appeared to be nothing less than a true happening. All advance signs of the forthcoming Republican Convention indicate it will probably be one long dental appointment.

SID SKOLNIK

Encino, Calif.

Sir / At least George McGovern wouldn't think he had been elected President of the whole world.

Spending our resources to make this country what it should be will export more democracy, if that is our goal, than continuous foreign intervention and involvement.

DANIEL EAST

Peoria, Ill.

Sir / As a first-time voter and a McGovern volunteer, I am really becoming fed up...