I believe SPORTS ILLUSTRATED will be of great service to American youth and to the American public.
JAMES W. LAURIE
San Antonio, Texas
It looks like a winner.
ROBERT L. JOHNSON
I have no suggestion other than to urge that future issues maintain the interest and standard of the first.
WALTER CONSUELO LANGSAM
The thing that interested me was the large number of young men AND women who were waiting for the first copy to arrive. They had read about it and heard about it—and were really anxious to see it. I spoke to several of them and they think it is "HOT" and so do I.
JOHN G. MOORE
The Young Men's Christian Association
It is much better than I had hoped for.
REV. DAVID A. WORKS
North Conway, N.H.
I acquired a copy as soon as it appeared on the newsstands and have already told my office to secure it for me regularly.
ARTHUR HAYS SULZBERGER
New York Times
What hit me hardest was your intuitive or deliberate emphasis on the basic emotions or primary passions that cut across all games, sports, pastimes and hobbies—concentrating on the "constants" like courage, character, competition and camaraderie.
M. LINCOLN SCHUSTER
Simon & Schuster
I think the first issue is a knock-out!
F. F. FITZPATRICK
The Salt Lake Tribune
Salt Lake City
When the new sports weekly was in the planning state, I was frankly skeptical. Volume 1, Number 1 has made a convert, out of me. It's a magnificent job.
MARSHALL FIELD JR.
Editor and Publisher