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Battle of Guadalcanal Statrts in 1942... WWII...
Item # 655289
August 11, 1942
THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 11, 1942
* Battle of Guadalcanal beginning
* Solomon Islands - U.S. Marines
* World War II - WWII
The front page has a nice six column headline: "AMERICANS FORCE LANDINGS IN SOLOMONS; U. S. CRUISER SUNK, 5 OTHER SHIPS ARE HIT" with subheads that include: "MARINES ON SHORE" and more with related map. (see)
Other news, sport and advertisements of the day which much more on World war II. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century