17 MAY 1957, Page 28

Competitors are invited to submit either a poem on humans

(one or several) or an extract from a book entitled The Training and Care of Human Beings written by a cat. Limit : fourteen lines or 150 words. Prize money: six guineas.

Entries, addressed 'Spectator Competition No. 379,' 99 Gower Street, London, WC1, by May 28. Results on June 7.