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REQUIRED BY THE ACT OF CONGRESS OF AUGUST 24, 1912, OF THE COMMUNIST, published monthly at New York, N.Y., for October 1, 1929.
State of New York
County of New York
Before me, a Notary Public in and for the State and county aforesaid, personally appeared Marie Reiss, who, having been duly sworn according to law, deposes and says that she is the Business Manager of The Communist, and that the following is, to the best of her knowledge and belief, a true statement of the ownership, management (and if a daily paper, the circulation, etc.), of the aforesaid publication for the date shown in the above caption, required by the Act of August 24, 1912, embodied in section 411, Postal Laws and Regulations, printed on the reverse of this form, to wit:
1. That the names and addresses of the publisher, editor, managing editor, and business managers are:
Publisher, Communist Party of U.S.A., 43 East 125th Street, New York City.
Editor, Max Bedacht, 43 East 125th Street, New York City .
Managing Editor, None.
Business Manager, Marie Reiss, 39 East 125th Street.
2. That the owner is: (If owned by a corporation, its name and address must be stated and also immediately thereunder the names and addresses of stockholders owning or holding one per cent or more of total amount of stock. If not owned by a corporation, the names and addresses of the individual owners must be given. If owned by a firm, company, or other unincorporated concerns, its name and address, as well as those of each individual member, must be given.)
Communist Party of U.S.A., 43 East 125th Street, New York City. Max Bedacht, Earl Browder, and Robert Minor, Secretariat, 43 East 125th Street, New York City. A non-profit organization-political.
3. That the known bondholders, mortgagees, and other security holders owning or holding 1 per cent or more of total amount of bonds, mortgages, or other securities are: (If there are none, so state.)
4. That the two paragraphs next above, giving the names of the owners, stockholders, and security holders, if any, contain not only the list of stockholders and security holders as they appear upon the books of the company but also, in cases where the stockholder or security holder appears upon the books of the company as trustee or in any other fiduciary relation, the name of the person or corporation for whom such trustee is acting, is given; also that the said two paragraphs contain statements embracing affiant's full knowledge and belief as to the circumstances and conditions under which stockholders and security holders who do not appear upon the books of the company as trustees, hold stock and securities in a capacity other than that of a bona fide owner; and this affiant has no reason to believe that nay other person, association, or corporation has an interest direct or indirect in the said stocks, bonds, or other securities than as so stated by him.
5. That the average number of copies of each issue of this publication sold or distributed, through the mails or otherwise, to paid subscribers during the six months preceding the date shown above is. (This information is required from daily publications only.)
...... .... .. ..          Marie Reiss,
Sworn to and subscribed before me this 25th day of March, 1930.
Max Kitzes, Notary Public    (My commission expires March 30, 1932.)

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