Fifty Years of American Marxism 1891-1941: Commemorating the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Weekly People

New York: Socialist Labor Party of America, 1941. First Edition. Scarce Socialist Labor Party magazine celebrating the 50th anniversary of the party's newspaper, the Weekly People. Striking cover image of workers marching carrying a red flag bearing the title of the magazine, superimposed on Vol. 1, No. 1 of The People (as the Weekly People was then called). Articles include The Role of the Party Press by John Timm; Theocracy or Democracy? by Arnold Petersen; The 'Nineties With De Leon by Bertha C. De Leon; Daniel De Leon as a Campaigner by John Timm; and the Socialist Labor Party and the Internationals by Eric Hass. Striking frontispiece of Daniel De Leon (the party's longtime leader) by Walter Steinhilber. OCLC WorldCat lists about a dozen institutional holdings. None in commerce as of May 1, 2018. SCARCE. Item #1491

4to (12 inches / 307 mm tall), 77, [1] pages in stapled wrappers. Some soiling to wrappers, occasional foxing, large crease to front wrapper, visible only on the verso. A Very Good copy.

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