Tyranny and Taxes

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Educational re-enactment of citizens' reactions to high taxes and New York's own tea party.

Historical New York Times lists broadcast as Thursday, 11/06/1952, at 6:30pm.

Joy Selikson - Frances
Martha Behren - Mrs. Warren
Arthur Sealan - Mr. Warren
Lloyd Moss - Narrator
Gene Hanson - Jenny
Marvin Laskowitz - Sound and Music
Helen Milstead - Production Assistant
Kenneth H. Dunshee - Writer
L. Porter Moore - Series Consultant

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Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

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