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Endnotes 1 People’s World January 1, 1938 at 1. 2 LMP, Box 34, F2, Letter from John Pittman to Miller dated March 2, 1938. On Pittman see: Al Richmond, A Long View from the Left (Houghton Mifflin Company, 1973) at 289. 4 LMP, Box 34, F2, Letter from Miller to John Pittman dated March 5, 1938. This exchange of letters and other facts developed in this chapter contradict Miller’s claim in his last interview that he no longer was a Marxist in 1938. Cal State Fullerton Interview, March 3, 1967 at 9. 4 California Eagle January 20, 1938 at 1, January 13, 1938 at 1. 5 California Eagle January 27, 1938 at 6B. 6 For the quote see: Robert Conquest, The Great Terror at 394. See also: J. Arch Getty and Oleg V. Naumov, The Road to Terror at 525-527, 533-556. Daily Worker February 28, 1938 at 1, March 2, 1938 at 1, March 3, 1938 at 1, March 4, 1938 at 1, March 8, 1938 at 3; People’s World March 3, 1938 at 1, March 10, 1938 at 4. 7 Stephen F. Cohen, Bukharin and the Bolshevik Revolution: A Political Biography, 1888-1938 at 380-381. J. Arch Getty and Oleg V. Naumov, The Road to Terror at 562-568. People’s World March 3, 1938 at 1, March 14, 1938 at 1. 8 For the Browder quote see: Earl Browder, “Lessons of the Moscow Trials”, The Communist April, 1938 at 306; the second quote is from “Review of the Month”, The Communist April, 1938 at 291. See also: V.J. Jerome, “Bukharin-The Path Of A Traitor”, The Communist July, 1938 at 526. 9 People v. Kynette (1940) 15 Cal.2d 731, 738-740. Clifford Clinton Papers, UCLA, Collection #2018, Box 1, F31, Federation For Civic Betterment, Clifford E. Clinton’s Story at 8; Box 2, F4, George Creel, “Unholy City”, Collier’s September 2, 1939 at 52. 10 People’s World January 17, 1938 at 2, January 21, 1938 at 1, January 22, 1938 at 1, January 25, 1938 at 1. 11 People v. Kynette at 738. Clinton Papers, Box 12, Scrap Book 4, January 13, 1938 to January 27, 1938. See Los Angeles newspaper clippings at 1. Guy W. Finney, Angel City In Turmoil (Amber Press, 1945) at 155-156. People’s World January 22, 1938 at 1, January 26, 1938 at 2, January 27, 1938 at 2, February 2, 1938 at 1, February 15, 1938 at 3. Daily Worker January 29, 1938 at 3. 12 People v. Kynette at 740-742. Caplan, The CIVIC Committee in the Recall of Mayor Frank Shaw at 67-69. People’s World May 5, 1938 at 2. 13 People v. Kynette at 741-744. People’s World May 3, 1938 at 1. 48 14 Clinton Papers, Box 13, Scrap Book 7, April 16 1938 to May 26, 1938 at 45, 61. People’s World January 26, 1938 at 2, May 6, 1938 at 2, May 9, 1932 at 2, May 12, 1938 at 2. 15 People’s World April 27, 1938 at 1. 16 People v. Kynette at 739. Clinton Papers, Box 13, Scrap Book 7, April 16, 1938 to May 26, 1938 at 25, 33. Caplan, The CIVIC Committee in the Recall of Mayor Frank Shaw at 68-72. Finney, Angel City In Turmoil at 164. People’s World April 28, 1938 at 1. 17 People v. Kynette at 738, 762. Clinton papers, Box 13, Scrap Book 8, May 25, 1938 to July 22, 1938 at 18. Caplan, The Civic Committee in the Recall of Mayor Frank Shaw at 72. People’s World June 18, 1938 at 1, June 20, 1938 at 2. 18 The People’s World had the most complete coverage of the case. See: March 17, 1938 at 1, May 6, 1938 at 2, May 11, 1938 at 2, May 12, 1938 at 1, May 14, 1938 at 1, May 16, 1938 at 1. California Eagle February 24, 1938 at 1, 4B, March 17, 1938 at 1. 19 On Johnson see: Healey and Isserman, Dorothy Healey Remembers at 53, Vivian McGuckin Raimeri, The Red Angel (International Publishers Co., Inc., 1991) at 116, Leo Gallagher, “Biographical History”, http://socialarchive.iath.virginia.edu/xtf/ view?docId=Gallagher-leo-1887-1963-cr.xml, lasted visited May 5, 2015. On Taylor see: J. Clay Smith, Jr., Emancipation: The Making of the Black Lawyer, 1844-1944 (University of Pennsylvania Press, 1993) at 525. 20 LMP, Box 34, F2, Letter from Miller to John Pittman dated March 5, 1938. 21 New Masses January 4, 1938 at 13. While Miller was an editor New Masses published several articles endorsing the Moscow trials. See Joshua Kunitz, “Guilty as Charged”, January 18, 1938 at 8, “Soviet Justice and its Foes”, March 8, 1938 at 11, Joshua Kunitz, “The Moscow Trial”, March 22, 1938 at 13. Miller’s FBI File 100-4621, Communist Infiltration of the NAACP, October 11, 1963 at 5. On Juanita Miller see: California Eagle February 24, 1938 at 1B. 22 Loren Miller, “Hollywood’s New Negro Films”, The Crisis January, 1938 at 9. 23 In a book review of Uncle Tom’s Children, Granville Hicks proclaimed: “The truth is that the revolutionary movement has given birth to another first-rate writer.” New Masses March 29, 1938 at 23. See also New Masses June 28, 1938 at 11, September 27, 1938 at 11, October 11, 1938 at 8. On the NAACP see: The California Eagle April 14, 1938 at 2. 24 California Eagle March 17, 1938 at 1, March 24, 1938 at 4B, March 31, 1938 at 1, April 7, 1938 at 1, April 14, 1938 at 4B, April 21, 1938 at 1, April 28, 1938 1. People’s World March 17, 1938 at 1 and 6. 25 People’s World May 5, 1938 at 1, May 6, 1938 at 1-2, May 7, 1938 at 1, May 11, 1938 at 2. The California Eagle May 12, 1938 at 1. 26 People’s World May 12, 1938 at 1, May 11, 1938 at 2. California Eagle May 12, 1938 at 1. 27 People’s World May 16, 1938 at 1 and May 12, 1938 at 1, May 13, 1938 at 1, May 14, 1938 at 1. 28 People’s World May 18, 1938 at 1, May 19, 1938 at 1, May 20, 1938 at 1. California Eagle May 19, 1938 at 1, 5. 29 People’s World May 25, 1938 at 1. 30 California Eagle May 26, 1938 at 1. People’s World May 21, 1938 at 1, May 27, 1938 at 1. 31 California Eagle June 2, 1938, Letter to the Editor, at 4B and 1. People’s World May 28, 1938 at 1, May 30, 1938 at 1, June 1, 1938 at 1, June 2, 1938 at 1. 32 California Eagle May 9, 1940 at 1. 33 California Eagle February 3, 1938 at 1, March 3, 1938 at 1. People’s World January 7, 1938 at 1, February 1, 1938 at 1. Finney, Angel City In Turmoil at 151. 34 Los Angeles City Archives, Minutes of the Board of Police Commissioners City of Los Angeles, March 1, 1938 at 157, March 22, 1938 at 200, April 12, 1938 at 263, July 5, 1938, August 31, 1938. People’s World January 10, 1938 at 2, February 10, 1938 at 3, March 7, 1938 at 1, March 31, 1938 at 2, April 27, 1938 at 1. 35 Minutes of the Board of Police Commissioners, February 23, 1938 at 145. People’s World March 2, 1938 at 2, April 7, 1938 at 3. 36 Caplan, The CIVIC Committee in the Recall of Mayor Frank Shaw at 80-82. Paul Cline, “The Los Angeles Mayoralty Recall Election”, The Communist November 1938 at 1020-1021. Healey and Isserman, Dorothy Healey Remembers at 67. People’s World January 24, 1938 at 1, January 26, 1938 at 2, February 15, 1938 at 3, March 2, 1938 at 1 and 2, March 5, 1938 at 1, March 15, 1938 at 1. 37 California Eagle February 3, 1938 at 1 and 2. Clinton Papers, Box 1, F25, Federation for Civic Betterment Minutes for March 23, 1938, April 10, 1938, April 18, 1938, April 20, 1938, May 17, 1938, May 25, 1938. People’s World March 9, 1938 at 1, March 25, 1938 at 2, March 28, 1938 at 2, March 31, 1938 at 2, April 1, 1938 at 2, April 11, 1938 at 2, April 13, 1938 at 3, September 8, 1938 at 1. 38 California Eagle March 31, 1938 at 1. Clinton Papers, Box 1, F23, Letter from Leonard Oechsli to Pastors dated May 25, 1938. People’s World April 16, 1938 at 2, April 20, 1938 at 1, June 7, 1938 at 1, June 9, 1938 at 2. 39 Caplan, The CIVIC Committee in the Recall of Mayor Frank Shaw at 85-87. People’s World June 18, 1938 at 1, June 20, 1938 at 2, June 30, 1938 at 1, July 11, 1938 at 1, July 15, 1938 at 1, July 22, 1938 at 1. 40 People’s World July 16, 1938 at 2 and June 22, 1938 at 1, June 29, 1938 at 2, July 1, 1938 at 2, July 20, 1938 at 1, July 21, 1938 at 1. Minutes of the Board of Police Commissioners July 5, 1938. 41 California Eagle June 23, 1938 at 4B. 42 Cline, “The Los Angeles Mayoralty Recall Election”, at 1022. Bollens and Geyer, Yorty at 20-22. Caplan, The CIVIC Committee in the Recall of Mayor Frank Shaw at 87-94. Clinton Papers, Box 1, F25, Federation for Civic Betterment Minutes June 17, 1938, July 21, 1938, July 29, 1938 People’s World July 30, 1938 at 2, August 3, 1938 at 2, August 4, 1938 at 1, August 6, 1938 at 1, August 11, 1938 at 2.