Notes and Comment

February 1962
New Yorker;2/17/1962, Vol. 37 Issue 53, p23
The article discusses various current events and general interest issues. A scientist has discovered that neutrinos exist in the foundation of the entire universe of matter and energy. The "Times Magazine," has published articles on the political situation in Israel and Africa. Information on the illegal construction of schoolhouses without an open-air playground in New York City is presented.


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