August 1969

Volume 20
Issue 5

Features 

Blaming the “Sambo” image on white historians, Negroes are tempted to produce an equally false picture of their racial past

The odds were all against him. His only credential seemed to be self-confidence—and who had ever heard of a steel bridge?

FOREVER WILD?

Anonymous

Behind the ancient towers of his Northumberland home are the unique Revolutionary War battle maps of the general who saved the British from disaster at Lexington

FORECAST FOR SEPT. 21… RAIN, PROBABLY HEAVY TODAY AND TOMORROW, COOLER,FRESH SOUTHERLY WINDS

The cantankerous Californian’s utterly candid opinions, aver thirty years, of the Presidents he knew, the senators with whom he served, and the (to him) alarming changes in the America he loved

August 1969

Departments 

BEFORE THE COLORS FADE