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Item # 650110
January 29, 1922
THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 29, 1922
* Knickerbocker storm (blizzard)
* Washington D.C. theater collapse disaster
The front page has a nice banner headline: "WASHINGTON THEATRE IS CRUSHED BY SNOW, 50 TO 100 DEAD; ROOF CAVES IN ON AUDIENCE OF 500; MANY STILL IN RUINS; 29 INCHES OF SNOW BURY CAPITAL; FRINGE OF STORM HERE" with many subheads. First report coverage on the Knickerbocker Theater disaster.
Other news sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light tomning, a little margin wear, generally good.
Category: The 20th Century