The Discoverer

“Indeed the greatest benefactor of humanity, ‘has become a figure of fun and satire.’ The man, whose memory people have revered for centuries, is lately branded by abusers of the right of free speech as ‘the Fraud of the Ages’! And what is still worse, the publication and circulation in our country of such libellous stories is apt to cause revolt in the untrained minds of our children…”

from: “Christopher Columbus, A Greek Nobleman,” Seraphim G. Canoutas, 1943

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