From the April 1948 magazine.

Pros and Cons on Applause for Speakers

Thinks Applause Helpful

I just finished reading the letter from the member who would do away with applause at meetings. I don't agree, because I think applause is helpful to the speakers, especially those who may be appearing on a public platform for the first time. It's a way of telling them we're with them.

-- D.H.

Detroit, Michigan

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