• Creator
  • James, Florence and Burton
  • Created Date
  • 1948
  • Description
  • Burton and Florence James respond to their decision not to answer whether or not they are members of the Communist Party during their testimony in the Canwell hearings. They write, "we would be delighted to face our accusers in a court of law where we would have the opportunity to cross-examine and where evidence, not personal animous or political enmity, would reveal the truth." The statement attempts to discredit some witnesses who accused t... more
    Burton and Florence James respond to their decision not to answer whether or not they are members of the Communist Party during their testimony in the Canwell hearings. They write, "we would be delighted to face our accusers in a court of law where we would have the opportunity to cross-examine and where evidence, not personal animous or political enmity, would reveal the truth." The statement attempts to discredit some witnesses who accused the Jameses of certain behavior and states that they will take legal action against the Committee. less
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  • Text
    Manuscript
    Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in JPEG format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2015