International May Day and American Labor Day: A Holiday Expressing Working Class Emancipation Versus a Holiday Exalting Labor's Chains. Boris REINSTEIN.

International May Day and American Labor Day: A Holiday Expressing Working Class Emancipation Versus a Holiday Exalting Labor's Chains

New York: New York Labor News Co., [ca. 1910]. First edition. Paperback. 12mo.; stapled, illustrated pink wrappers printed in black, 32 pp. A Socialist Labor Party publication on the contrast between May Day as established by the workers themselves and American Labor Day, “a ‘gift’ which the workers received from their masters, the capitalists, through the capitalist politicians.” Laid in is an invitation printed on thick cream stock to join the Socialist Labor Party. Boris Reinstein was a Russian revolutionary who settled as a pharmacist in Buffalo and was one of the driving forces of the SLP in that area. He returned to Russia to take part in the Bolshevik Revolution. Some rubbing to wrappers. Near Fine. Item #05172

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