POLITICAL NOTES: Vito & Mr. Wall Street

DON'T PAY RENT INCREASES. IF YOUR LANDLORD ASKS FOR A RENT INCREASE, REPORT HERE AND I SHALL HELP YOU FIGHT THE REAL ESTATE TRUST—Your Congressman Vito Marcantonio.

That promise, displayed across a two-story building on Manhattan's upper First Avenue, meant more last week to the polyglot voters of slum-ridden East Harlem than any amount of campaign oratory. It was the reason thousands of them would turn out as usual next month to support the sardonic, sallow little man who has long been the, Communists' most zealous congressional spokesman. It was the...

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