San Francisco: California State COmmittee, Communist Party USA, n.d. (1936). Broadside, on one side of a single leaf, approx. 8 X 11-1/2 in. Folded twice horizontally; pencil notations on verso. Item #204845
Four paragraph statement in defense of union organizers and warning of the red-baiting tactics of shipyard owners and their allies in government. Refers to the murder case being pursued agains Earl King and Ernest Ramsey, union activists who were prosecuted for a shipboard killing that took place when they were nowhere near the ship. Their case was prosecuted by then-Attorney General of California, Earl Warren.