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■•■You are indeed fortunate to have such
*o as Dan Smoot on your programs. May
» u be fortunate enough to keep your wink
01 the same high caliber.
lease accept mj prayerful wishes tor
f'r> blessing on yourself and on the im-
tant program you are managing to cany
l'1- God enlighten, guide, and protect all
Hh0 are working with you.
Sistei \1. Chrysologa, S.S.N.I).
I rirectresa of Advanced Studj
Notre Dame Junior College
320 E. Ripa Ave., St. Louis, Mo.
t ''lank you for your letter advising us that
l Milwaukee School of Engineering has
Ptr" placed on your list to receive Facts
L'""'" V«w foi the year 1955.... These will
, PUced in a permanent file, for we deem
^''tu'lrs appearing therein to lie valuable
' ," mat the) should !»■ kept for future
A. C. Schmidt, Librarian
Milwaukee School of Engineering
'°2S N. Milwaukee St., Milwaukee, Wis.
'■ happy to receive hints Forum
■ It i- e, forthright and substantial
ej'"'1"-"! which should be of considerable
iinr" '" "llr teaching program and for
Jo, It. Si,■in. Librarian
Southwestern ;et Memphis College
Memphis, I enn.
J °o the part of such individuals that
> are not really being dishonest—a
. '°'ializalioii that this is sort of a game
j!*"* that they are trying to beat.
>lr'i! u" ;'"'llul'' u"d practice fails to
,1 ..e at the objectionable law and
tne . a' l'u conceP' °f orderly govern-
li,!,"1 "Is|ea,l. There is a big difference
a|| Ul'<'" fraud and the protest which is
., .esaential feature of tin
- ,ji government. Mr. Ward holds
He j6! *"' 'bose who indulge in fraud,
"inn S(s 8cruPulous honesty in all tax
l'rs- both as a moral and practical
-' proposed solution here is the re-
V "'"' Sixteenth Amciiilini'.il and
Cn^ ""stitution of a manufacturer's ex-
fr, ta*, levied and collected dire
'|'l " ""' manufacturers or producers.
l'o0 ,,"'or>' '■*lnal ''"' erstwhile "income-
„ I will |„. given a much larger meas
dom of choice' and will.
el0j|Be°Ver' find his private affairs no
' '■" tlle scrutiny of the federal
''on V.""1'"1' With the proposed substitute aiu< Chodorov would, no doubt,
cra| ^eeption urging that if the fed-
li,n 8°vernmenl would relinquish all
''lul j"!8 beyond those originally in-
"'ilui '" ''"' Constitution, such a subtly, !' lax would be unnecessary. Bul
e|,.'| ls another good subject for lively
—0. V. DeArmond, Jh-
CTS FORUM NEWS, March, 1955
ADD PATRIOTISM TO ADS
(Continued from Page 26)
of broken-in shoes. Great leadership is
not required, so ils activities are not
an avenue for personal aggrandizement.
It needs no miracle, bul the results of its
use may well be miraculous. If it can
cause the Palriot to become as persistent as the MISTAKEN, the cure is in
sight. Il needs to instill in the Patriot
a willingness to abandon dignity—beg
on the street when necessary for co-
operation lo save Freedom break all
public affairs programs wilh the most
practical spot for commercials so they
can be easily financed and to use subtle
Freedom plugs in entertainment programs in the fashion which the MIS-
I AKEN so effectively use traitorous
plugs lo undermine Freedom.
RESPONSIBILITY OF BUSINESS
I he businessman has been propagandized into a false- conception lhal he
musl take tin- public as he finds il. He
is told thai hi' hail nothing to do wilh
ni,elding their opinions thai il is only
a trend of lhe lime or he may attach
the blame lo the schools, churches, news
channels, or whatever particular alibi
he cares lo select. He may assume an
attitude for himself, and his organization, lhal il is their duly lo gel business
regardless of ils source, and believing
that a greal wave of feeling against the
profit motive and free markets has
changed lhe American people, he should
not risk offending them by displaying
symptoms of loyalty. The falsity of his
reasoning is disproves by many well
known successes in business and some
in publishing, who haye nol temporized
Hut could we grant thai he is righl.
then in a slate of the MISTAKEN's
dream, of whal real benefit has been our
striving to build up our communities,
educate our children for a better life,
lay up stores for our comfort and that
of succeeding generations, if with heedless abandon we are throwing away the
right to enjoy those very things we
In the MISTAKEN state, of what
value are education, individual initiative, persona] possessions, however
simple or opulent? They are outlawed—
they cannot be used—they cannot be
possessed—they will not be allowed.
Why then should we struggle, make sacrifices, if we care nol for lhe future?
.No doubt you arc frequently requested lo contribute lo organizations which
arc lo protect America from lhe inroads
of communism as'a part or all of their
activity. In making your decision whether or nol lo comply, you need lo know
the score as well as you can. You need
lo know if lhe organization is feared
and hated by lhe Communists who.
needless lo say. are lhe best judges of
lhe •ffoctiyenoss of their foes. You
need lo find the answer to one simple
question—"Do the Daily Worker (New-
York), the People's World (Los Angeles)
and other official Communist publications in lhe U. S. bitterly disapprove
the organization or its personnel you
are being given the opportunity to
join?" This same applies to your fav-
orite organization to which you now
give of your time and funds. There
could he no heller test.
FEBRUARY POLL RESULTS
(Closed February 10)
8 Should we subslilule an executive council for the presidency?
81 Docs tlic U.S. need constitutional protection from Treaty Law?
83 Is communism gaining mon- iii "cold war" than is possible in "hot war"?
74 Is II really un-American for press, radio and TV lo suppress news'.'
64 Have we lost control of our government to uncle,-led officials?
30 Should lhe public schools accept aid from the federal government?
I1) Is calling our economic system "lhe free-enterprise ostein" a misnomer?
53 Can America defend itself without allies'.''
21 Will there be another slock market crash like 1929?
72 Should we blockade lied China as Sen. Knowland recommends?
8 Would "one-world" government prevent war'.-'
67 Is foreign aid spending a part of the plan lo destro) I .S.A.?
7 Did lhe recent Senate censure hearings change your opinion of Senator
8.'-! Are Communists in the I .S. conniving to promote juvenile delinquency?
(See March Fact* Forum Poll questions on Page 65)