Letters to the Editor from the Fall 2016 Issue

Readers talk about learning to read, rediscovering Capper's Farmer, and zest for life.

| Fall 2016

Great Magazine

I wanted to let you know how much I enjoy your magazine. Growing up in the 1960s and ’70s, it was a great deal of fun to visit the small Oklahoma town where our farmer relatives lived. We stayed at my grandparents’ house, and they always had the Capper’s Weekly, along with a few other farm magazines.

It was with great happiness that I rediscovered your magazine a couple years back at my local grocery store. I’m glad you brought it back – and I love the new design.

Thanks for a great magazine. Keep up the good work.

Linda Rader
Spring Hill, Kansas

Thanks for the kind words, Linda. It’s a joy to be part of a team that puts together a magazine that brings such happiness to our readers. – Editors

Learned to Read With Your Magazine

I love your magazine. I’m 84 years old, and I’ve seen many changes in the publication through the years. At age 31⁄2, my mom used the Capper’s Weekly to teach me to read. I miss my parents and the country lifestyle, but I’m so pleased to still have Capper’s Farmer in my life.

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