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Moeur, Benjamin

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Works: 16 works in 16 publications in 1 language and 25 library holdings
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A protest rights of Arizona, its citizens and residents invaded by withdrawl order of Secretary of Interior Wilbur of October 28, 1932 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
["Promised Land" barred to "hoboes." Hearst production footage, HCOc681r2, X9445, HNRv7n241] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Southern California closes borders to the penniless and starts big controversy. Los Angeles police comb southern border for undesirables and hoboes, checking roads and freight trains"--Hearst index card. In addition to outtakes, includes some shots which were used in the released story (but with ambient track). First 2 minutes are sd. with some si. shots; remainder is si
Hearst Metrotone news ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Los Angeles police comb the Southern Calif. border for undesirables and hoboes as part of a new and controversial policy which closes the state border to the penniless. Vagrants are stopped at a checkpoint and escorted back across the border "in what is said to be the first state blockade of its kind ever attempted." Ariz. Governor Moeur states that he does not propose to allow his state to be a dumping ground for transients headed for California. A long line of cars awaits passage at one of 16 checkpoints. Family members climb out of their truck. "Just where they'll go from here is something of a riddle. Every incoming freight gets a thorough inspection by the hobo hunters [trains are patrolled and searched]; cops claim this is the only way to stop an influx of criminals and relief seekers; fingerprinting shows 60% have prison records, say the police ['undesirables' are fingerprinted]. Criminals, or just human beings in search of happiness, they make a perplexing problem [closeups of vagrants]"--Voice over
 
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Alternative Names
Moeur, B. B. (Benjamin Baker)
Languages
English (16)