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Baltimore, Maryland riot in 1917...

Item #664780

April 02, 1917

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1917 The front page has one column headings: "Riot At Baltimore Ends Peace Meeting" "Great Crowd Invades Hall Where Jordan is Speaking--Banker and Others Clubbed" (see photos). Sad to see the ongoing racial-strife that has pervaded Baltimore's landscape for over 100 years. Nice to have this timely report on the front page.

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Interesting movie prop newspaper...

Item #678877

April 06, 1917

NEW YORK CHRONICLE--EXTRA, April 6, 1917  An interesting movie prop newspaper, presumably one which featured as part of the plot the beginning of World War I as the bold, banner headline announces: "WAR WITH GERMANY".

The balance of the four page newspaper has just "filler" material relating to nothing. Such props typically were seen from a distance and received very litt... See More  

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Munition factory explosion in Eddystone, PA...

Item #583803

April 11, 1917

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield,  Massachusetts, April 11, 1917

* Eddystone PA Pennsylvania

* Munition factory explosion

This 18 page newspaper has two column headlines on the front page: "EXPLOSION KILLS OVER 100", "Mostly Women and Girls", "Accident In Big Munitions Plant" with subheads (see photos).

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Hastings mine explosion....

Item #588624

April 28, 1917

THE MORNING STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, April 28, 1917

* Hastings CO coal dust explosion disaster (1st report)

This 8 page newspaper has one column headings on page 2 that include: "EXPLOSION ENTOMBS 125 PERSONS IN MINE" and more (see photos). 1st report coverage on the Victor American Hastings Mine Disaster.

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