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Pope Pius XII papacy....
Item # 647834
March 3, 1939
THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1939
* Eugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Pacelli
* Becomes Pope Pius XII (1st report)
* Nazi Germany - World War II era
The front page has a four column headline: "PACELLI ELECTED POPE ON 63D BIRTHDAY; NAMED ON 4TH BALLOT; REIGNS AS PIUS XII; EXPECTED TO CONTINUE STRONG POLICIES" with subheads and photo. (see) Much more inside with loads of text.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century