Bombing of Pearl Harbor Newspaper
Category: World War II
Item Number: 12718
Pearl Harbor got America into World War II, 'The Day That Will Live in Infamy'. "Youngstown Vindicator" Newspaper of Youngstown Ohio, December 8, 1941, 17" x 23", complete in 30 pages. Stacked headline declares, "Bombs Batter Manila / 1,500 Killed, 2 Ships Sunk at Hawaii / War Declared by U. S." Illustrated with 2 photos of U. S. Battleships and a map of the Pacific theater of war. Secondary headlines include "Raiders Fire Gasoline Dumb Terrific Damage Reported at Philippine Capital; 1,500 Din in Hawaii", "U. S. Fleet Will Press Blockade", U. S. Battleships Reported Damaged, Sunk", and "Congress Acts Against Japan Senate Ballots 82-0, House 388 to 1 After President Makes Personal Request". Interior page shows photos of American jeeps, planes, and military installments. Some light foxing, and a few very small tears at the fold. In very good condition.