Book, "Sanctuary," (Cleveland: World, 1969)
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Budd Wilson Schulberg
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On testifying and naming names before the House Un-American Activities Committee: "I didn't especially like the [House] committee, but I didn't like the way the party was trying to take over the Screenwriters Guild - they had put four young people on the board, including me. I felt that what the party was doing secretively was very wrong - it could have been the Ku Klux Klan or the American Nazis...
Louis B. Mayer
told his father, B.P. Schulberg
, that his son should be deported. An exasperated B.P. replied that since Budd was a U.S. citizen raised in Hollywood, "Where the hell are you gonna deport him? Catalina Island?" Recounting the incident, Budd told journalist Cathy Seipp
, "My father was a very, very intelligent man, but not as smart as Louis B. Mayer
. And that remark is one of the ...