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The death of Marchese Guglielmo Marconi...

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July 20, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1937

* Guglielmo Marconi death (1st report)
* Wireless telegraphy inventor

The front page has one column headings that include: "MARCONI IS DEAD OF HEART ATTACK", "Wireless Inventor Succumbs at His Home in Rome at the Age of 63" "HIS CAREER STARTED AT 21" "He Patented His System in 1896 and Then Went From Success to Success" Coverage continues inside with nice photo of Marconi. Lengthy text here.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century