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Theodore Roosevelt's inauguration...
Item # 630267
March 4, 1905
MEMPHIS NEWS-SCIMITAR, Memphis, Tennessee, March 4, 1905 The front page has a two-line, three column headline "INAUGURAL CEREMONY GORGEOUS EXHIBITION OF REGAL SPLENDOR" with subheads "A Festal Event In National Capital" "Roosevelt Passes From President Through Assassin's Bullet Into President By the Ballots Of the People" "Brilliant Pageantry As Seldom Witnessed" and more. Coverage continues inside with photos of President Theodore Roosevelt and Vice-President Charles W. Fairbanks as well as the text of the inauguration speech.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day are within.
Complete in twelve pages with several tiny binding holes and a little irregular along the left spine, otherwise is in good condition. A little lite dirtiness on the front page. Should be handled with care.
Category: The 20th Century