Letters, Aug. 10, 1936

Slander's Sister


We resent the unfavorable publicity we are receiving because of your untruthful article on Lionel Stander, my brother [TIME, July 27]. . . .

It certainly is news to us that he comes from Hell's Kitchen! He was born in The Bronx 29 years ago when The Bronx was sparsely populated. When he was 11 years of age the family moved to an attractive house in Mount Vernon, N. Y. If Westchester County is Hell's Kitchen, quite a few of the so-called best people are residing in the slums. In January of...

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