Beckley Post-Herald (Beckley, WV) 8/1/50

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Beckley Post-Herald (Beckley, WV) 8/1/50 - Pittsburgh Red Asks U.N. Probe Of Mob Violence...
Pittsburgh Red Asks U.N. Probe Of Mob Violence a meru na It on But PITTSBURGH, July 31--(/P)--] Instead A ieit-wing editor and former cor- i respondent of the Daily Worker todav Communist appealed to Allegheny County authorities for and April protection against "mob violence."!return The editor, Calvin Brook, also j Le °P° ld appealed in a telegam to United i b u t Nations _ Secretary Trygve Lie for j 'Immediate investigation of vio-i lation^of civil liberties in Pitts- bugh. Brook's Beechview home last number a night was the target of f r u i t s 0 1 ' tne vegetables hurled by a group o f j i L i b r e some 40 neighborhood youngsters ^ a who shouted: "We don't want you Commies j t h a t around here." Brooks is editor of the left-win* nown ovak ; . ublication L'Udove N- downt - own Slovak : . publ . . -i c -- viny. He'.was named as a Com-i 5 e r v munist by Matt Cvetic, fomer FBI undercover man, during testimony before the ' House Un-American Activities Committee. Brooks addressed his appeals for protection to District Attorney William S. Rahauser and Mayor David L. Lawrence. One forces i paper, angry graph At began

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  1. Beckley Post-Herald,
  2. 01 Aug 1950, Tue,
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