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Charles Ponzi arrested... Wall Street scam...



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August 14, 1920

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 14, 1920

* Charles Ponzi goes to jail
* Wall Street - Stock Market
* Women's suffrage

The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "PONZI GOES TO JAIL; RIVAL OPERATORS ARE ALSO TAKEN" "Crowd Storms Offices" "Forty Additional Counts Placed Against 'the Wizard,' Who Fears for Life" and more.  This was the original Ponzi scheme defendant.
Complete with 18 pages. light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

Category: The 20th Century