Personal from Herbert W Armstrong - YOU HAVE noticed, of course, that the price of a postage stamp has gone up to 5 cents. This new law increasing postal rates is important to both you, and also to me as Editor of The Plain Truth. Did you read claims by proponents of this new postal increase that large-circulation magazines like The Plain Truth are not paying their own way through the mails? And especially a magazine like this, published by a NON-profit institution? The publisher of LIFE magazine thought his readers would be interested in knowing the facts - and I am sure our readers will be interested in knowing the plain truth about how your letters are handled, and how this magazine is transported, through the United States mails. It is interesting to note that the United States edition of The Plain Truth and the Pacific Coast edition of LIFE are both printed in the same printing plant - Pacific Press in Los Angeles.
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