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English: Political cartoon by Art Young depicting Jesus on a "wanted-poster". First published in The Masses in 1917.
Reward. For information leading to the apprehension of —. Jesus Christ. Wanted - for sedition, criminal anarchy - vagrancy, and conspiring to overthrow the established government. Dressed poorly, said to be a carpenter by trade, ill-nourished, has visionary idea, associates with common working people the unemployed and bums. Alien - beleived to be a jew. Alias : 'Prince of peace', 'Son of man - Light of the world', &c &c. Professional agitator read beard, marks on hands and feet the result of injuries inflicted by an angry mob led by respectable citizens and legal authorities.
Français : Dessin politique par Art Young avec Jésus Christ faisant l'objet d'un avis de recherche, première publication dans le journal The Masses en 1917.
Récompense. Pour toute information permettant l'arrestation de —. Jésus Christ. Recherché - pour sédition, anarchie criminelle - vagabondage, et conspiration afin de renverser le gouvernement en place. Habillé de loques, il est dit charpentier de métier, mal nourri, tient des propos d'illuminé, s'associe avec le bas peuple, les chômeurs et les clochards. Étranger - tenu pour être un juif. Connu aussi sous les noms de : « Prince de la paix », « Fils de l'Homme - Lumière du monde », etc, etc. Agitateur professionnel à barbe rousse, aux marques sur les mains et les pieds résultant des blessures infligées par un rassemblement de personnes en colère, dirigé par de respectables citoyens et par les forces de l'ordre.
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Source Investigation of Communist Activities in the New York Area - Part 7, p.2261, JULY 8, 1953
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creator QS:P170,Q4797153

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