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Michael I of Romania becomes king...
Item # 648758
July 21, 1927
THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, July 20 & 21, 1927
* Ferdinand I of Romania death
* Prince Mahai becomes Michael I
* King of Romania
The top of the front page of the July 20th issue has a three column headline: "King Ferdinand of Rumania Dies; Victim of Cancer; Last Act Stabilizes Government" with subheads and photo. (see) The July 21st issues has a two column heading: "Nation Pledges Faith in Boy Ruler of Rumania; Country Mourns Ferdinand" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on Prince Mihai becoming King of Romania and the death of Ferdinand I of Romania.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 14 & 16 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century