1933 Gold Standard Dropped...
Item # 662426
THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 20, 1933.
* U.S. Gold Standard dropped
* Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR
The front page has a nice five column headline: "GOLD STANDARD DROPPED FOR THE PRESENT TO LIFT PRICES AND AID OUR TRADE POSITION; PLANS FOR CONTROLLED INFLATION DRAFTED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage of FDR dropping the Gold Standard for the United States. Lengthy text.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century