“Confessions of a Block-Buster”

Norris Vitchek, Alfred Balk. From The Saturday Evening Post, 1962.

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Journalist Alfred Balk’s detailed, first-person account of real estate speculation, also known as “panic peddling,” that turned white neighborhoods into African American neighborhoods nearly overnight.

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Metadata Details
Item Type Newspaper Article
Title Confessions of a Block-Buster
Publication Title The Saturday Evening Post
Short Title Confessions of a Block-Buster, 1962
Creator Norris Vitchek, Alfred Balk
Publication Date 1962
Edition reprint
Call Number Midwest MS Balk, Box 10, Folder 330
Location Special Collections 4th floor