FRANCE: Candidates

Jacques Sadoul and Henri Guilbeaux, revolutionaries sentenced to death for treason, are candidates for election to the Chamber of Deputies on a Communist ticket at the general election to be held in May.

One plank of their platform will be that election to the Chamber will save their lives, as they expect, in this event, to receive an unconditional amnesty. It is their last chance.


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