TITLE

Correspondence

AUTHOR(S)
Heffron, Edward J.; Fernsworth, Lawrence; Aspden, H. H.; Green, William
PUB. DATE
September 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;9/6/43, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p338
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents several letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in the previous issues. Comments on suspicion and hostility against the Catholic Church; Impact of Lawrence Fensworth's article published in the July 5, 1943 issue; Responses to comments made by Edward J. Heffron, Executive Secretary, National Council of Catholic Men; Role of the Church in the destruction of popular government in Spain; Comment of the labor class on the high cost of living; Report of the U.S. Department of Agriculture published in The Agricultural Situation; Comparison of food prices with income for the average U.S. consumer shows that a raise in consumer purchasing power has far outrun the advance in retail food prices; Opinion on the reconstruction of Germany and Europe; Punishment of those responsible for inhuman acts during the war; Views of executing the members of Gestapo who committed horrible crimes in Germany; Views on United Nations intervention in the reeducation and the subsequent continuing education of the German people; Role of liberal, progressive and forward-looking people in the reconstruction of the German government.
ACCESSION #
14683912

 

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