ALS, 1946 July 3 : New York, N.Y. to Douglas Steere.

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Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987. ALS, 1946 July 3 : New York, N.Y. to Douglas Steere.

ALS, 1946 July 3 : New York, N.Y. to Douglas Steere.

Was released from prison and is again working with F.O.R. and soon with A.F.S.C. and is convinced of the efficacy of pacifism.

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