Letters, Jun. 26, 1939

Royal Visit (cont'd)


I disagree with the gentlemen in Montreal [TIME, June 5] regarding your reporting of the Royal tour. I think you are doing a fine job, in fact an excellent job all round. . . . WM. R. HADDOCK Toronto, Ont.


Lest your spirit be bruised by articulate flat-footed imperialists, let me say that TIME'S objective coverage of the Royal Visit was TIMEly. The Canadian press, usually independent, fell flat on its face in the wave of hysteria which trailed the visit from coast to coast. "She smiled" and the press...

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