the renowned Filipino-American author, became publicity director of
Local 37 in 1952, editing the 52-page Yearbook, now a collector's item.
The 1952 Local 37 yearbook is reproduced here
in pdf. format
courtesy of FAHNS.
In 1949 five Local 7 leaders were arrested
and threatened with deportation because of ties to the Communist Party.
This pamphlet was part of the campaign to save the union and its leaders