Letters, Jul. 25, 1977

Here Come the Joys of Summer

To the Editors:

"Here Comes Summer" [July 4] —excellent! Finally an interesting, in-depth article that does not discover a new American problem, ailment or cause to preach on. Nor does it present a view of America in trite, sugar-coated homilies—just reality, professionally spiced with some enjoyable, entertaining and individual perceptions.

Richard Panek El Granada, Calif.

Your cover story on summer describes theme parks as "fun and fantasy." We have lived in Southern California for twelve years and watched nearly everything encapsulate itself within a plastic bubble: not only...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!