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[Communist Party of San Francisco]

We're Knocking at Your Door Because time is getting short

[Communist Party of San Francisco], San Francisco. [1951], 8.5x11-inch broadside, mimeographed on tan sheet, very good condition. Leaflet promoting a raffle to fund CP local candidates in the 1951 SF election for seats on the Board of Supervisors; Oleta O'Connor Yates ran for the Board from her cell in an LA prison that year. Raffle money was collected by her husband, Allan Yates.The FBI arrested Yates, California State Secretary of the Communist Party, in Los Angeles on 26 July 1951 for violation of the Smith Act. Her husband filed her candidacy for a seat of the SF Board of Supervisors in early October 1951.

Cat.No: 177953

Price: $35.00

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