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Assassination attempt upon Adolph Hitler...

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November 11, 1939

NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 11, 1939 

* Adolph Hitler assassination attempt
* Hunt for the suspects - pre Valkyrie
* Resistance fighter Georg Elser

The front page has one column headings: "NAZIS ARE BAFFLED BY MUNICH BLAST" "Unable to Find Perpetrator, but Assert Bomb That Hitler Escaped Had Foreign Origin". Reporting continues on page 2. This was the work of resistance fighter Georg Elser. Not mentioned here of course.
Complete in34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high-quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Very nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century