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1960 USS Constellation fire disaster...
Item # 654370
December 20, 1960
THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 20, 1960
* USS Constellation (CV-64) fire disaster
* Kitty Hawk class aircraft supercarrier
* United States Navy "America's Flagship"
The top of the front page has a five column headline: "44 DIE, MANY MISSING ON CARRIER IN FIRE AT BROOKLYN NAY YARD; WORKERS TRAPPED BELOW DECKS" with subheads and photo. (see) Much more on pages 24 & 25, loads of text.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 64 pages, light toning along the central fold, a little margin wear, generally in good condition.
Category: The 20th Century