Russel Wallace : Alfred Wallace : A. R. Wallace :
Russel Wallace : Alfred Russell Wallace (sic)
Endorsement of The Arena (S429a: 1890)
Editor Charles H. Smith's Note: A full-page ad concerning The Arena (Boston) appeared on
page 755 of the Political Science Quarterly issue of December 1890; included in the ad were
endorsements of the then-new title by several notables, including Wallace. To link directly to this
page, connect with: http://people.wku.edu/charles.smith/wallace/S429A.htm
. . . How THE ARENA is regarded by Leading Thinkers.
ALFRED RUSSELL WALLACE, LL.D., F.L.S., author of "Darwinism," "Malay
Archipelago," etc. The eminent scientist and author writes the editor as follows:--
"I think you have succeeded in the very difficult task of improving on all existing literary
periodicals. The articles deal with questions of vital interest to every thoughtful person; and they
are all well written, original, and thorough, without being heavy." . . .
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