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Playing Doctor

To the editors: Thank you for the honest portrait of Mr. R. Gidwitz [“City College Showdown,” April 2]. I would like to correct one misimpression that was reported. The chairman of the City College Board wants to be known as no patsy–as a leader who takes a hard line on cleaning up problems at City […]

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Explanation Failure

To the editors: Professor(s) Schank may be spread more than a little thin [“Northwestern’s New A.I. Hotshot,” December 15]. The student who associated the QWERTY keyboard with the “endless ham” story had, in all probability, read of both in The Harbrace Handbook, the largest selling college textbook in the country. In citing examples of well […]