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Sergeants Affair... Anti-Jewish attack....
Item # 643152
July 30, 1947
THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30, 1947
* The Sergeants affair hangings (day of)
* Anti-Jewish riots in Britain to occur
* Anti-semitism - British troops
The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PALESTINE HANGS THREE TERRORISTS; HOSTAGES IN PERIL" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century