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1925 Herrin, Illinois Ku Klux Klan war.....
Item # 647233
January 25, 1925
THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1925
* Herrin, Illinois
* Ku Klux Klan
* S. Glenn Young
The front page has one column headings that include: "4 SLAIN IN HERRIN; GLENN YOUNF VICTIM"Klan 'Dry' Raider and 'Mankiller' Shot Down by Deputy Sheriff Thomas" and more. First report coverage on the Ku Klux Klan confrontation at Herrin, Illinois in which S. Glenn Young was killed. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news of the day including front page reporting on the 1925 solar eclipse. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, some spine wear, otherwise very nice.
Category: The 20th Century