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1933 Gold Standard Dropped...



Item # 690603

April 20, 1933

THE SCRANTON TIMES, Penn., April 20, 1933.

* U.S. Gold Standard dropped
* Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR


The front page has banner headline: "HEAVY TRADING ON EXCAHANGE; White House Backs Move For 'Controlled Inflation'"  with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Coverage of FDR dropping the Gold Standard for the United States.
Complete with 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

Category: The 20th Century