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1933 Bank Holiday Ordered...
Item # 568988
March 06, 1933
THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Omaha, Nebraska, March 6, 1933 This 12 page newspaper has a nice banner headline on the front page above the masthead: "RUSH PLANS TO USE SCRIP" with subheads. (see)
This action would have the desired effect of stopping the panic run on the nation's banks, and happened the day after F.D.R. was inaugurated. One of the more historic issues from the Depression-era
Other news of the day. Light browning with some margin wear and chipping.
Category: The 20th Century