A Letter From The Publisher, Jan. 28, 1980

Though TIME tries to plan its cover art in advance, breaking news and shifting deadlines can mean that our cover artists have barely a day to do their work. Fortunately, they are assisted in that task by Deputy Art Director Rudy Hoglund, whose deft hand with a preliminary sketch can some times make all the difference. Late last week the magazine's editors were meeting to change the cover story to this week's report on growing opposition to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. Hoglund, who was sitting in for vacationing Art Director Walter Bernard,...

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