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Steelworkers strike of 1946...

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January 21, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 21, 1946

* Strike wave of 1945-1946
* Steel workers begin pickets
* Charles De Gaulle resigns
* French Republic - France

The front page has a five column headline: "STEEL INDUSTRY IS CLOSED DOWN AS NATION-WIDE STRIKE STARTS; GOVERNMENT MAY SEIZE PLANTS" with subheads. Lengthy text continues inside.
The front page also has a two column headline: "CRISIS ARISES AS DE GAULLE RESIGNS POST" with subheads that include: "President Through With Politics, Aide Says..." and more with photo of De Gaulle. First report coverage of Charles De Gaulle resigning as President of the Provisional Government of the French Republic. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century