Portrait of the Club Español of Barre, Vemont, written in 1937 by Mary Tomasi, as part of the Federal Writers Project:

“The Spanish Club rooms breathe Old Spain, and from the far wall a poster proclaims –Morirá el fascism! Fascism Will Die! Beneath the words a crude, hand-knitted figure extends right arm up, the other down. Beside it a padlocked contribution box makes the plea, ‘Salvemos al niño español.’ Bright Loyalist posters cover the east wall: ‘Ayuda al Pueblo Español! Ayuda a España! Cruz Roja Español [sic]’. A long, handwritten list of Barre subscribers hangs from the Spanish Red Cross Certificate…”

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