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February 2, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1933

* Early Adolph Hitler
* Very 1st speech as Chancellor (radio)

The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HITLER WINS DISSOLUTION OF REICHSTAG; URGES NATION TO END ITS HUMILIATION' AT POLLS MARCH 5; HAS 4-YEAR PLANS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, Light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along the spine, small address stamp within masthead, small ink spot along last column, otherwise good.

wikipedia notes: In his first speech as Chancellor of Germany, Adolf Hitler addressed the Reichstag and was broadcast nationwide on the radio. He declared that "Within four years, the German farmer must be raised from destitution. Within four years, unemployment must be completely overcome." By 1936, full employment would be achieved, at the expense of suppressing all political opposition.

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