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Nazis attack the Athenia... World War II begins...



Item # 677554

September 04, 1939

DAILY NEWS, EXTRA, Los Angeles, Sept. 4, 1939

* SS Athenia sinking (1st report)
* 1st British ship sunk by Germany
* World War II at the beginning
* Britain and France entering the war


The nice, bold banner headline on the front page announces: "LINER SUNK BY GERMAN SUB" with subhead. Nice for display. More related reporting on the following pages.
Complete with 20 pages, larger tabloid size issue measuring 19 x 13 inches, good condition.

Category: World War II