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Iran hostages rescue attempt failure...

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April 8, 1980

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1980

* U.S. hostages rescue attempt fails
* Ruhollah Khomeini - Ayatollah
* President Jimmy Carter

The front page has a banner headline: "8 U.S. Dead as Rescue Try Fails in Iran" (see). First report coverage on the failed rescue attempt on U.S. hostages held in Iran. Nice to have in a publication from out nation's capital.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 7 sections nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

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