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1921 Press Photo Congressman Blanton Responsible For Striking Out $240 Bonus

AdID: 3183170

Availability: In stock

Part Number: nef09744

Height: 6.5

Width: 8.5


This is an original press photo. Congressman Thomas Blanton of Texas who met a stormy reception from Federal Employees whom he addressed at the Interior Department last night. Blanton was responsible for striking out the $240 bonus for Government Clerks when the Legislative bill as in the House. During his address the "Lie Was Passed" when Blanton stated that one-third of the members of the Labor Unions in the U.S. were unable to speak English and that two-thirds of this number evaded the draft by claiming foreign citizenship.Photo measures 8.5 x 6.5inches. Photo is dated 02-01-1921.