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Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr...



Item # 619097

April 05, 1968

THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, April 5, 1968 

* Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. assassination
* 1st report w/ nice headline for display
* From the city where it happened (rare)


The front page features a nice banner headline: "DR. KING IS SLAIN BY SNIPER" with subheads and photo. Much more inside with loads of text. Great to have this dramatic report on his death from the city where it took place. Rare as such.
Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, very minor margin wear, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century