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Front page, April 13, 1916: 'Curtain of fire halts German troops' charge'

As World War I continues to rage in Europe, the smaller headlines elaborate:
"Dash from Melancourt Woods is broken up by heavy shelling of French guns, Paris War Office reports"
"42 Danish vessels sunk since beginning of war." (The U.S. did not formally enter World War I until April 6, 1917.)

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April 13 1916

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