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New Zealand Truth, August 1914

Zoom in to read details of this front cover from the lively weekly Truth, dated 29 August 1914. Truth in this period was a fiery left-wing paper. This issue, produced soon after the outbreak of the First World War, attacks the politicians who have drawn the country into the war.

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Reference: NZ Truth, 29 August 1914, p.1

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Mark Derby, 'Newspapers - The heyday of newspapers, 1900–1939', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 June 2022)

Story by Mark Derby, published 22 Oct 2014