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Death of Martin Luther King, Jr...
Item # 618851
April 08, 1968
THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, April 8, 1968
* Martin Luther King Jr. assassination
* Negroes riot - protests
The front page has a four column headline: "Riot-Ripped Capital Guarded By Armed Troops, Hundreds Fires Set" Also: "Congress Expected To Act On Civil Rights In Wake Of Riots" and more.
The back page has a five column headline: "Hopes King Murder Will End Black Ghettos" Also: "Abernathy Is New Negro Leader"
Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, a few binding holes along spine, otherwise nice.
Category: The 20th Century