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World War II has begun with Hitler's invasion of Poland...
Item # 693040
September 01, 1939
THE KNOXVILLE JOURNAL, Tennessee, Sept. 1, 1939
* World War II begins -- initial start
* Adolph Hitler defies the World
* FRONT LEAF ONLY ******
The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "GERMANY OPENS WARFARE; Hitler Tells Nazis To Meet Force With Force; 4 Polish Towns Bombed; Blockade Formed" with subheads and map. (see) This marks the beginning of World War II in Europe, the United States not entering the war until the attack upon Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941.
Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), great for display as such.
Category: World War II