|I was born Feb. 5, 1915 Detroit where I live all of my life. Both of my parents immigrated from Jugo-Slavia with largely the same objects in mind as motivated most Europeans to cross the ocean, namely liberty and prosperity. Like most idealists with materialistic dreams, they were disappointed, although my father later achieved a tolerable economic status. >>more...>>
Title: Menton, Stoyan, Autobiography
Author: Menton, Stoyan
Source: FDR Library, Joseph P. Lash Papers
Publisher: Lash Papers, FDRL
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Notes: Written while attending the 1935 Student League for Industrial Democracy Summer Leadership Institute (SLID).