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Thomas Hunt Morgan wins Nobel Prize....

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October 21, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 21, 1933

* Thomas Hunt Morgan - evolutionary biologist
* Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

The front page has a one column heading: "PASADENA DOCTOR GETS NOBEL PRIZE" with subheads that include: "Thomas H. Morgan Receives the Medical Award for His Studies of Chromosomes" and more. (see) First report coverage on Thomas Hunt Morgan winning the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

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