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Carrier USS Wasp sinking....
Item # 661464
October 27, 1942
NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 27, 1942
* USS Aircraft Carrier Wasp sinking
* Battle of Guadacanal
* World War II - WWII
The front page has a nice banner headline: "FULL JAP MIGHT HURLED INTO SOLOMONS BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Also on the front page is a four column heading: "Last Minutes of Wasp" with subheads and photo of it's commander. "This sinking actually happened over a month ago but was not made public until now making this still a first report.
Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century