The Fighting Worker offers its services in circulating the following appeal by the National Odell Waller Defense Committee... (fundraising letter)

[New York]: [Workers Defense League], [1940]. Mimeographed 8.5x11 inch sheet, brief pencil notes include date of November 1940; six paragraphs of text, light fold creases.

Waller was sentenced to the electric chair after a racially charged altercation with the landlord who had evicted his family and who refused to hand over the family's last share of the wheat crop. The letter by Campion notes the urgent need for donations to appeal Waller's conviction to a higher court.

Cat.No: 167003

Price: $20.00