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Item # 670865

May 16, 1948

NEW YORK POST & THE HOME NEWS, May 16, 1948 

* Arab-Israeli War begins
* State of Israel created (day of)


The front page is mostly taken up with the headline "BOMB TEL AVIV TWICE" with the report on pages 2 & 3.
This is the day after the historic announcement of the formal creation of  the new state of Israel.
The complete 68 page issue including 16 pages of (mostly) color comics, tabloid size, some pages inside have tears, library stamp on the ftpg., a bit irregular at the spine.

Item from Catalog 298 (released for September, 2020)...

Category: The 20th Century