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    • Statement by Mayor Albert Smith

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; ; Nazis; ; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; ;
    • The statement by Mayor Albert J. Smith was a reaction to National Socialist (Nazi) Party cancelling their planned march in Skokie and an expression of " the gratitude of every Skokie resident for the magnificent outpouring of support we received...
    • Letter to Mayor Albert Smith from Elmer B. Lazar of Chicago

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- Illinois; Letters; World War, 1939-1945; ; Nazis; World War...
    • This letter to Mayor Smith from Mr. Lazar suggests that because of World War II and everything that the Nazis did, there is no infringement on their rights to Freedom of Speech if Village prevents them from marching.
    • Mayor's Report regarding the Proposed Nazi March with Attached Memo

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- Illinois; National Socialist Party of America -- Public...
    • This Mayor's Report regarding the proposed National Socialist (Nazi) Party march addresses Judge Decker's court decision and the increased response the Village had received in resgards to it. The report lists the number of responses and locations...
    • United States District Court for Northern District of Illinois Document

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Courts of last resort -- United States; Ordinances, Municipal -- Illinois -- Skokie; ; Nazis; ; Decker,...
    • This document is "Memorandum Opinion and Order" in the following case, "Frank Collin, et. al., Plaintiffs vs. Albert Smith, etc., et al., Defendants". The document is from Judge Bernard Decker and summarizes the Court events regarding the Village...
    • The Scuttlebutt: Newsletter of the Skokie Rotary Club

    • Newsletters; Associations, institutions, etc.; Clubs; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Schools; Students;
    • The newsletter of the Skokie Rotary Club describes the events of previous and upcoming meetings, addresses the mayorial election, fundraising efforts, exchange student programs, Rotary Anns, and the district conference.
    • Nazis stalled - for now

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America;National Socialist party of America -- Press Coverage; National Socialist Party of America -- Trials, litigation, etc.; American Civil Liberties Union; Freedom of speech --...
    • This article, "Nazis stalled - for now" was written by Don Nelson and summarizes the events and actions of the Village of Skokie and National Socialist (Nazi) Party as of September 20, 1977.
    • National Socialist Party of America - Press Release

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; American Civil Liberties Union; Freedom of speech -- Illinois -- Skokie; Illinois -- General Assembly -- Senate;...
    • This press release from the National Socialist (Nazi) Party and Party Leader Frank Collin addresses the following: allowing the march to occur in Skokie on 1978-06-25; repealing the ordinances, laws and requirements established by the Village of...
    • 	Letter and Attachment from Temple Israel of New Rochelle, NY

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; Freedom of speech -- Illinois -- Skokie; Synagogues -- Illinois; Nazis; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; Wohl, Amiel
    • This letter to Mayor Smith is from Rabbi Amiel Wohl of the Temple Israel of New Rochelle, NY. The letter describes an enclosed resolution passed by the temple's Board of Trustees. The resolution addresses support for Skokie and its efforts, as well...
    • Letter to Mayor Smith from Mimi Jaffe of Chicago

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- Illinois; National Socialist Party of America -- Trials,...
    • This letter to Mayor Smith is from Mimi Jaffe of Chicago. In the letter Ms. Jaffe suggests that a civil suit should be brought against both the Nazi Party and the ACLU by the citizens of Skokie.
    • Your Skokie Report, No. 2: Mayor's Response to Court Ruling Newsletter

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; Freedom of speech -- Illinois -- Skokie; Courts of last resort -- United States; Ordinances, Municipal -- Illinois -- Skokie; Letters; National Socialist Party of America --...
    • This newsletter includes Mayor Smith's statement to the media on February 23, 1978. This statement is a response to the decision by the Illinois Courts that the Skokie ordinances were unconstitiutional. Mayor Smith suggest that they will appeal,...
    • Skokie Valley Concert Choir Program and Ticket

    • Associations, institutions, etc.; Clubs; Choirs (Music); Bands (Music); Schools; Schools -- Illinois;
    • The program and ticket are for the Skokie Valley Concert Choirs production, Sound in Four-Dimension. held at the Fairview South School auditorium. The program includes a list of members, a list of songs to be performed, the words to the songs, and...
    • Note from NBC to Mayor Albert J. Smith and Attached Editorial

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; Ordinances, Municipal -- Illinois -- Skokie; Courts of last resort -- United States; National Socialist Party of America -- Press Coverage; ; Nazis; Courts; ; Decker,...
    • The note to Mayor Smith is in regards to setting up a taping on NBC news on March 7, 1978. The note contains handwritten notes about the location, about changing the dates and about cancelling. The attached editiorial which aired on February 25,...
    • Note to Mayor Smith and Attached Newspaper Clippings

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Chicago; National Socialist Party of America; Clubs; ; Nazis; Courts; Associations; ; Singer, David J.; Rockwell, George Lincoln; Perry, Sam; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; ; Jewish...
    • The note and attached editorials are from David J. Singer to Mayor Smith. The editorials are regarding the attempted march of the National Socialist (Nazi) Party in September of 1966 by George Lincoln Rockwell. Singer describes the events that...
    • Mailgram to Mayor Smith from Mrs. Rachel Dee of Bronx, NY

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- United States; Letters; Parades; ; Nazis; Permits; ; Dee,...
    • This Mailgram to Mayor Smith is from Mrs. Rachel H. Dee of Bronx, NY. In the mailgram, she urges that the National Socialist (Nazi) Party's parade permit be revoked.
    • Letter to Mayor Albert J. Smith

    • Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Associations, institutions, etc.; Holocaust survivors;
    • This letter to Mayor Smith from Abram Swajger, President of Sheerit Hapleitah of Metropolitan Chicago, Holocaust Memorial Committee is a thank you for his speech at the Holocaust Memorial groundbreaking and for the Villages efforts to create the...
    • Letter to Mayor Smith from James McCullough of Buffalo, NY

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- United States; Letters; Freedom of speech -- Illinois --...
    • This letter to Mayor Smith is from James McCullough of Buffalo, NY. In the letter, Mr. McCullough suggests that the Village should revoke the National Socialist (Nazi) Party's permit and says that it is not a First Amendment issue.
    • Smith wins praise for Nazi stance

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; American Civil Liberties Union; Illinois -- General Assembly --...
    • This article , "Smith wins praise for Nazi stance", was written by Diane Dubey of the Skokie Life. It discusses the various honors Mayor Smith had received for his efforts to prevent the National Socialist (Nazi) Party from marching in Skokie. What...

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