1933 Gold Standard Dropped...
Item # 677588
THE SCRANTON TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 19, 1933.
* U.S. Gold Standard dropped
* Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR
The front page has a nice banner headline: "BANS GOLD EXPORT LICENSES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage of FDR dropping the Gold Standard for the United States.
Complete with 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small piece torn away at the bottom left corner, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century