TITLE

MEDICAL BUREAU FOR SPAIN REEKS WITH RESPECTABILITY

AUTHOR(S)
RYAN, WILLIAM G.
PUB. DATE
July 1939
SOURCE
America;7/29/1939, Vol. 61 Issue 16, p364
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a drive to aid Spanish loyalist refugees in France announced by the Medical Bureau and North American Committee to Aid Spanish Democracy. A comparison between the Medical Bureau and the Communist Front organization is presented. The Medical Bureau is said to appeal to those who want definite immediate action against fascism. A noteworthy characteristic of an average Medical Bureau unit was high percentage of Communist Party members it contained.
ACCESSION #
35031390

 

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