Fortunately for one writer, truth-in-labeling laws do not apply to commentaries appearing in newspapers. A recent column promising to reveal "How to Double Your Small-Business Profits," (by James McCormick, page 18, Nov. 15) presents a generic six-step program for doubling profits that can be applied to almost any banking business.

Unfortunately, the column fails to address issues unique to the small- business banking effort.

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