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1946 railroad strike begins....

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May 24, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 24, 1946

* Railroad workers strike beginning
* Strike wave of 1945-1946

The front page has a nice banner headline: "STRIKE HALTS RAILROADS, PARALYZES NATION; ODT RULES TRANSPORT; MILLIONS DISCOMMODED; NEGOTIATIONS FAIL, ADJOURNED TO THIS MORNING" with many subheads and related photo. Lengthy text.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the "rag edition", printed on very high quality newsprint for libraries & other institutions, very nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century