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President F.D. Roosevelt dies... Truman takes office...
Item # 568469
April 13, 1945
THE STARS AND STRIPES, Mediterranean Edition, April 13, 1945
* President Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR death
* Desirable title to have this in
The front page features a bold, banner headline: "ROOSEVELT DIES" and includes a black-bordered photo captioned: "Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Pages 4 and 5 are black-bordered with much text on Rosevelt's life (see).
Page 3 features the announcement of "Truman Takes Oath As 32nd President" and includes a photo of "Harry Shippe Truman".
This famous military newspaper has additional World War II reports with much on the closing days of the European War and the end of Nazi Germany.
Significant to have a report of the death of the military's commander-in-chief in the official military newspaper.
Other interesting items throughout. A very slight irregular left spine, otherwise in very nice condition. Complete in 8 pages.
Category: The 20th Century