Letters, Oct. 4, 1937

Moore's Suicides


I want to thank you for the way you handled "Suicide Disease'' in TIME, Sept. 6, 1937. It was very good of you to mention this and I appreciate it. . . . I like very much to see rather dry, factual material treated with editorial levity and inspiration, to mention Lowells and Kennedys enlightens the material greatly.

I think you might be interested in knowing that the article you referred to was first printed in the New England Journal of Medicine. It happened to be picked up by the Associated Press...

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