Yom HaMedinah - Joint Newspaper of the Israeli Newspapers - 5 Iyar 1948
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Yom HaMedinah joint celebratory newspaper issue of the Israeli newspapers from the day of the declaration of the state, 5 Iyar 5708 (May 14, 1948), "Final Day of Foreign Rule." Newspaper headline: "The People Declare the State of Israel."
Picture of Theodor Herzl on the right, members of the provisional government at its first meeting in the people's council in the picture lower down, and an article about the historic declaration ceremony.
 leaf (2 pages), 58 cm. Tears in the margins, stains. Fine condition.