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Fur Industry War Bond Rally

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Milton Berle is MC for a little more than half of the program. Recorded at the corner of 29th and 7th Avenue. Sponsored by the War Emergency Board of the Fur Industry. Speakers: Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia; George I. Fox, Chairman of the War Bond Committee of the War Emergency Board of the Fur Industry; Lou White, Chairman of the War Emergency Board of the Fur Industry. Jean Merrill, Metropolitan Opera star sings Star Spangled Banner and the Army Air Corps Song; President of Furriers Union, Ben Gold speaks last. Good anti-Nazi and anti-fascist speeches.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 8290