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The Vatican becomes an independent state... Pope rules....
Item # 670328
June 8, 1929
THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, June 8, 1929
* Ratification of the Lateran Treaty
* Vatican City becomes it's own state
* Benito Mussolini and the Holy See
The front page has a two column heading: "Italian Church and State Officials Ratify Peace; Pope Sends King Blessing" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the creation of the state of the Vatican City which guaranteed full and independent sovereignty.
Complete with 24 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century