RADICALS: Red Hunt Hacks Home

The Red hunt of the House of Representatives last week hacked slowly home to the Capitol where it reported on its eight-month beating of all the coverts of the land for sly Communist foxes. With a majority of his investigating committee supporting his views. Chairman Hamilton Fish Jr. contended:

1) There are 500,000 Red sympathizers in the U. S.

2) There are 82,000 Red voters.

3) There are 12,000 dues-paying members of the Communist Party.

4) The Communist Party is a menace to the U. S. and an agent of armed revolution directed from...

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