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The letters shared discuss a range of topics. One letters is from actress Dorothy Comingore where she describes her time working in the fields, picket line and protesting. It also includes letters of support for the United Farm Workers Union. Lastly is a letter that explains that there was ship in Long Beach port leaving for Saigon, Vietnam. The ship contained approximately 18,000 cases of grapes that were picked by scab workers. They mentioned that the boat had a ton of rats.
Actress, fields, farm worker, scabs grapes, rat evicted, California
El Malcriado Newspaper Collection
Archives & Special Collections of California State University, Monterey Bay
"Letters to the Editor: Cartas al editor" (1969). Subjects. 69.