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King Tutankhamen's sarcophagus opened...
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February 13, 1924
THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 13, 1924
* King Tutankhamen sarcophagus opened
* Luxor Egypt - gold-cased mummy realized
The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GOLD-CASED MUMMY OF TUT-ANKH-AMEN IS FOUND IN COFFIN" with subheads. (see) Historic first report coverage on the actual opening of the famed sarcophagus. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages. light even toning, irregular along the blank spine, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century