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Election of the very first woman Senator...

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January 13, 1932

NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1932  Near the bottom of the front page is a significant report on the feminist movement, announcing the election of the very first woman Untied States senator: "Mrs. Caraway Wins in Arkansas Balloting; First Woman Elected United States Senator". See the hyperlink for more on Hattie Caraway.
Also on the ftpg: "Holmes, 90, Quits The Supreme Court" with several subheads including: " 'Time Has Come and I Bow to the Inevitable', Justice Writes to Hoover" and: "Failing Heath is Cause".
Complete in 48 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality paper meant for institutional use. Consequently, in terrific condition.

Category: The 20th Century