Joseph Starnes Quote

Congressman Starnes: You are quoting from this Marlowe. Is he a Communist?
Allie Flanagan: I am very sorry. I was quoting from Christopher Marlowe…the greatest dramatist in the period immediately preceding Shakespeare.


at the hearing on the Federal Theatre Project by the House Un-American Activities Committee, 6 December 1938

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Congressman Starnes: You are quoting from this Marlowe. Is he a Communist? Allie Flanagan: I am very sorry. I was quoting from Christopher...

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Congressman Starnes: You are quoting from this Marlowe. Is he a Communist? Allie Flanagan: I am very sorry. I was quoting from Christopher...

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Congressman Starnes: You are quoting from this Marlowe. Is he a Communist? Allie Flanagan: I am very sorry. I was quoting from Christopher...

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Congressman Starnes: You are quoting from this Marlowe. Is he a Communist? Allie Flanagan: I am very sorry. I was quoting from Christopher...