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USS aircraft carrier Lexington disaster...
Item # 639693
June 13, 1942
THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, June 13, 1942
* USS Lexington 'Gray Lady' disaster
* Battle of Coral Sea - World War II
The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Americans Sank Lexington After Japs Crippled Carrier" with subhead. (see) This battle actually happened a month earlier but is just now being made public.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 10 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.
Category: The 20th Century