The Detroit News. “Jerusalem Taken by the British”

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Lot 132

The Detroit News. “Jerusalem Taken by the British”

Printed Newspaper Broadsheet. Complete in twenty-six leaves Lightly browned and brittle at edges. Folio

Detroit, Michigan: December 10th 1917

Est: $300 - $500
Below the bold headline: “The Holy City Again in the Hands of Christians. Andrew Bonar-Law, Chancellor of the Exchequer, announced in the House of Commons today that Jerusalem, after being surrounded by British troops had surendered”