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1st ever suicide on live television...



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January 16, 1974

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., Jan. 16, 1974

* Christine Chubbuck suicide death
* Television news reporter
* 1st ever suicide on live TV
* Sarasota, Florida


The bottom of the front page has a five column heading: "TV Newswoman Airs Own Suicide" Photo of her is page 2. (see) First report coverage on the suicide death of Christine Chubbuck live on television. This was the very first such case.
Complete with 36 pages, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century