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Herschel Grynszpan shots Ernst vom Rath....



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November 08, 1938

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, November 8, 1938

* Herschel Grynszpan, Polish Jew assassin 
* Ernst vom Rath assassination (still alive)
* Prelude to Kristallnacht "Night of Broken Glass"


The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Jew, 17, Shoots Reich Agent In Paris Office" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the shooting of Ernst vom Rath by Herschel Grynszpan . He would die the following day. This was used as the excuse for the Nazi Kristallnacht (night of broken glass) the next few days.
Complete with all 46 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally nice.

Category: The 20th Century