Letters: Sep. 14, 1981

Planner Rouse

To the Editors:

Jim Rouse [Aug. 24] is an astute, humane and endearing businessman; Baltimore is a city of vitality and promise. The amalgam is irresistible.

W. Ralph Snyder Marlton, N.J.

I visited my home town of Baltimore a couple of months ago and was amazed at the rejuvenation of the downtown area and the pride among Baltimoreans. I thought the plane must have dropped me off at the wrong city.

Robin L. Hornstein Plantation, Fla.

James Rouse is truly a "master planner"—he epitomizes what is needed in community development today: a marriage...

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