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May 05, 1943

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, May 5, 1943 

* Elkton, Maryland explosion disaster
* Triumph Explosives Industries (1st report)

This 28 page newspaper has one column headings on the front page: "THIRTEEN LOSE LIVES IN BLAST", "More May Be Dead in Explosive Plant Wreckage". 1st report coverage of the Triumph Explosives Company explosion disaster in Elkton, Maryland. Nice to have on the front page here.

Other news of the day with much on World War II. Complete with 28 pages, a little central fold light browning but otherwise good condition.

Category: The 20th Century