From The New Republic Mail Bag

December 1941
New Republic;12/15/41, Vol. 105 Issue 24, p831
Focuses on comment and feedback of readers of the journal on social issues. Report that a reader has sent the journal a clipping from the newspaper "The Durham Herald-Sun" which describes what that community is doing about the alarming proportion of young men barred from army service because of physical unfitness; Establishment of a health center in Durham, North Carolina with the cooperation of several coordinating agencies and local authorities to rehabilitate the boys physically and teach them trades; Views of a reader on the social conditions during the Second World War.


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