Dallas Morning News - Nixon Resigning Presidency Today
for item Misc162
This is the first section of The Dallas Morning News dated August 9, 1974. The headlines announce the resignation of Richard Nixon. The headlines read, "Nixon Resigning Presidency Today, Gerald Ford to Take Office at Noon."
In light of the resent events - Deep Throat making his identity known - this paper might make for some interesting reading.
Some of the articles include:
Ford Pledges Best for Nation
An 'Aberration' That Grew Into A Scandal
Nixon's Statements Political Boomerang
Ford Noted for His Honesty
Agnew Downfall Hurt President
Political Life Not One Pat Would Have Picked
Nixon Political Credentials Lose Luster
You might enjoy the vintage cartoon strips in this paper that include Nancy, Kerry Drake, Steve Canyon, Fred Basset, Conchy, Judge Parker, American Alley, Funky Winkerbean, and more.
Dodge fans will enjoy the full page advertisement for six new Dodge Colts starting at only $2,585. The ad states that the cars will get 33.7 M.P.G. - a big deal when we were paying a whopping 50¢ a gallon of gas and standing in line to buy it!
The paper is in good condition. It has four folds where it has been folded while stored. There is no writing or dog-ears. The paper has darkened slightly due to age.
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