Hamtramck, MI: [Communist Party], 1934. 14x22 inch poster on newsprint, with 4.5x5.5 inch B&W photo of mayoral candidate Kristalsky and smaller portraits of seven council candidates, including Cass Bailey, an African American, and one woman, Jennie Romaniuk. Attractively laid out, with hammer and sickle motif repeated to left and right of Bailey's photo. Tiny edge chip; very good.
Text lists ten platform points, including higher minimum wage, unemployment insurance "without any discrimination against Negroes or Foreign-Born," free hot lunches in schools, abolition of the speed-up system at auto plants, etc.
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