Bonus Army veterans on their way to Washington DC

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Bonus Army veterans on their way to Washington DC - -- -- ' "Bonus Army" Camps in State I ... '...
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  1. Muncie Evening Press,
  2. 25 May 1932, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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