Item #206923 India Day; Tuesday Jan. 26 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Victory House, Pershing Square . . India.

India Day; Tuesday Jan. 26 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Victory House, Pershing Square . . .

Los Angeles: India News, (1943). Handbill announcement, approx. 6 x 10 in., printed in two colors. Neat pencil notation in upper corner; very good. Item #206923

Colorful handbill listing many entertainers and special guest, with the M.C. R. Lal Singh, editor of India News and member of Indian National Congress. January 26 was the day in 1930 when the Indian National Congress led by Mahatma Gandhi declared "purna swaraj," or complete independence, commencing a long struggle that ended with Indian independence in 1947. The date is still observed as Republic Day, one of India's major national holidays.

Price: $40.00

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