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1929 New Orleans streetcar strike....

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July 06, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1929

* New Orleans, Louisiana
* Streetcar strike riot disaster
* Burning of cars

The front page has one column headings: "ALL-DAY RIOT MARKS NEW ORLEANS STRIKE; 2 DIE, HUNDREDS HURT" "Paving Blocks Rain on Cars, Injuring Police abd Forcing Strike-Breakers Off" "Trolley And Shed Burned" and more. (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, close cut along the right margin (unrelated), generally nice.

Category: The 20th Century