Communism accusation

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Communism accusation - 3 - By Rankin Commiffee Prominent Leaders...
3 - By Rankin Commiffee Prominent Leaders Linked With Reds' WASHINGTON The House Un - American Activities lead - Committee has released a long list of prominent Negro ers, whom it says are "Communists" or "Communist sympa M UK UVAAUVA U VUV. AVAA Ablgllta VUllgl OO) X lU V Ull der fire from the committee. The list includes Congressman Adam U. Powell Jr., Bishop K. K. Wright Jr., Dr. Mary tsethune, Dr. Benjamin K. Mays and many others Among those listed in the Rail Workers Wages Raised CHICAGO ANP) A new wage contract between the CIO United Transport Service employes and six - teei eastern railroad companies represented by thej Eastern Carriers Conference Committee was signed last week which called for a 15J cent hourly increase for red. caps, dining car employes and train porters. i increa. raises released by the Committee, is headed bv Reps. J. Pa E. Rankin of Mississippi of the "white trash bloc" in Con gress, are M. report which mell Thomas of New Jersey and leader President W. A. Bell of Miles Memorial CoUege, Dr. David D. Jones, president of Bennett Col lege; Hit. Rufus E. Clement, president of Atlanta University; Drs. Luther P. Jackson and Harry - W. Robert of Virginia State College, and Dr. Charlotte Hawkins Brown of. Palmer Institute; , Judge Jane M. Bolln and Assemblyman Hulan P. Jack, both of New York; Dr. D. V. Jem 1 son, president of the National Baptist Convention, Inc.; Dr. W. E. B. DuBois of the NAACP; artists Amounting to more than $1,500,000 Canada Lee, Paul Robeson, Hazel . G,U I...,.ll I Y.T ... I I , . nam; me vev. nneuon tiaie annually, the basic hourly minimum of red caps $30 t 91 centg or approximately i j more' on the monthly paycheck. The rate wiU increase the dining of'car employe's monthly earning by Bishop of New York City; Frank Marshall Davis, executive editor of The Associated Negro Press; (Continued on Page i. Col. 6)

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  1. The Pittsburgh Courier,
  2. 13 Sep 1947, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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