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Jesse Owens & Adolph Hitler controversy....
Item # 660962
August 24, 1936
NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 24, 1936
* Jesse Owens welcome home
* 1936 Berlin Olympics hero
* Adolph Hitler snub controversy
The front page has a three column headline: "OWENS, BACK, WEIGHS OFFER" with subheads. (see) Coverage continues inside with related photo. Interesting reporting on the Owens-Adolph Hitler controversy. (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.
Category: The 20th Century