The code name ALES is identified as "probably Alger Hiss". ALES had gone to Yalta with President Roosevelt and then gone on to Moscow where he was personally congratulated by Andrey Vishinsky. (Vishinsky had been the prosecutor at the Moscow purge trials and was close to Stalin). Not many Americans went to Yalta with Roosevelt and then on to Moscow, so it isn't easy to suppose that the Hiss identification is uncertain. The message mentioning ALES going to Moscow is number 1822 and is dated March 30,1945. Here's the link to the file (as a gif).
The AIM Report claims that I. F. Stone is also identified as taking Soviet money. The one decrypted message I saw in which Stone appears is mentioned in I. F. Stone' reluctance to help KGB as he fears FBI. Stone's cover name was "blin" (Russian for pancake).
Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan's excellent 1998 book Secrecy (he's almost entirely against it) relates that President Truman was not told about the Venona decryptions. General Omar Bradley, then Army Chief of Staff, took the decision not to inform the President. Moynihan relates this to the tendency of every bureaucracy, in this case the Army, to hoard its secrets. That the President wasn't told strikes me as shocking.Up to: Marxism page
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