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November 9, 2016
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February 26, 1999
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January 1, 1948
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",_ 's CONFi 25X1 A2g CLASSIFICATION Approved For ReW~%WPJN INFOR ATI -FORT nn pin J !Tl l IrexicoArgentina DATE DISTR. is Jan 1949 SUBJECT 2 At? Mayorga NO. OF PAGES 2 PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF INFO. 25X1X6 NO. OF ENCLS. (UWWsEo'"' 25X1A2g SUPPLEMENT T REPORT NO. 1. Roberto Mayorga, Argentina Communist. who has been in Mexico since march 1948, is regarded by Mexican Communist leaders as an expert on labor matters in the satin American republics. According to Manuel Terrazas, member of the Political Bureau of the Partido Comunista Mexican (PCA,-Mexican communist Party), Mayorga also has furnished to Vicente Lombardo Toledano information concerning the labor situation in Argentina, Colombia, Chile. Brazi L, Venezuela, and Costa Rica, 2 A. second source has stated that although Mayorga did not seem to have any specific duties at PCM headquarters, he appeared to serve as an adviser to the leaders of the Party, with whom, he was in almost daily contact until two months ago when he was prostrated with an attack of undulant fever.: 3,. The same source stated that he had first met Mayorga at Party headquarters in July 1948. During subsequent meetings Mayorga spoke of having attended a school for Party organizers in Moscow, and of having visited Moscow on other oc:at,ions. He was in Spain working as an organizer for the Party at the beginxting of the Spanish Civil War, and thereafter he served in an unspecified