The Press: Guild Referendum

"Mr. Broun, who calls me the Benedict Arnold of American Labor," is, in the opinion of Mr. Green, "a stooge for the avowed Communists in the C. I. O."

With this exchange of tentative pokes in the public prints, pudgy William Green of the A. F. of L. and puffy Heywood Broun of the American Newspaper Guild last week started something that neither of them could finish before the week was out. Mr. Green suggested that the Guild would be better off if Mr. Broun would resign as president, since his activities had left...

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