Dorothy Thompson’s article, We’ve Earned the Arabs’ Hatred (Nov. 10), is excellent. There is no doubt that “What the West fears is that Egypt will use the canal to promote her own political, financial and military interests.” The more Egypt gets the stronger she will become and the better position she will be in to wring more concessions.
A 58-year-old widow came out of a Greenwich hospital. Less than two hundred yards from its portal, and against its wall, she collapsed with a heart attack. A bystander ran into the hospital and told the porter. The porter didn’t fetch a doctor.By NAPIER MOORE11 min
BEST BET Around the World in 80 Days: Jules Verne’s comedy-adventure about a trip encircling the globe in 1872 has been turned into a richly entertaining three-ring circus of a movie under producer Mike Todd’s flamboyant supervision. The literate script by humorist S. J. Perelman is a big help.By CLYDE GILMOUR3 min
I JUMPEED into the first railway compartment which seemed empty: my eyes fell on a book left on the seat by a previous passenger. I took it up absent-mindedly and ran through the first lines. Five minutes later I was reading it as eagerly as a clue to a hidden treasure.By F. ROBERTS2 min
WRITER MARY GRANNAN AND ILLUSTRATOR OSCAR CAHEN PRESENT A SPECIAL CHRISTMAS STORY FOR PARENTS TO READ TO CHILDREN It’s about a circus girl called Karen who is scared Santa Claus won’t know she can’t be home for Christmas
To those of us who sit in the British House of Commons the memory of the Suez intervention by France and Britain will linger to the end of our days. For a time at the height of the crisis it seemed as if the crowds in the streets might get out of hand, but fortunately the good humor of London’s mounted police and the imperturbability of their horses won the day.By BEVERLEY BAXTER6 min
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