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Our Com Ed Connection 

To the editors:

I read Hank De Zutter's story on Commonwealth Edison with interest ["The Electric Connection," December 1]. But I have to question his impartiality when, while listing all other publications Commonwealth Edison advertises in, he left out the Reader. I know I've seen Commonwealth Edison ads in the Reader regularly for several years.

For the Reader to accept Commonwealth Edison's ad dollars, then attack the company's ad program not noting that they do so, is a bit like the U.S. government preaching against the evils of smoking while giving subsidies to tobacco farmers.

John Serna

W. Superior

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