Black Tuesday


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Black Tuesday

day of stock market crash (1929). [Am. Hist.: Allen, 238]
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During last week's "Black Tuesday" demonstrations, some 450 high schools were totally or partially closed across France.
The Berdawni River, whose restaurant-lined banks make it a popular tourist site in Zahle, turned black Tuesday, when local media reported that the Litani River Authority had found the source of the pollution to be the unfiltered and untreated emptying of materials from a neighboring factory.
1929: "Black Tuesday" - so-called when Wall Street crashed, leading to the Great Depression.
1929: "Black Tuesday" - socalled when Wall Street crashed, leading to the Great Depression.
The protestors declred April 3 as "Black Tuesday', while claiming that the strike shall spread over a period of three months affecting two days in a week, as per certain media reports.
The main protests begin on what the press has dubbed "black Tuesday", with only one high-speed TGV train out of eight likely to operate and one regional train out of five in the strike against a major overhaul of the debt-ridden SNCF.
The archetypal self-made man left Cyprus penniless at the age of 16, and immigrated to America weeks after the Black Tuesday Wall Street Crash and the beginning of the Great Depression.
Manhattan lawyer, Gilbert Ernstein Roe (1864-1929), entered and exited the earthly realm during tumultuous timesuthe Civil War and the wake of Black Tuesday, 1929.
On October 29, 1929, the stock market as hit by the Wall Street Crash or Black Tuesday or the Great Crash that began five days earlier.
| 1929: Black Tuesday - so-called when Wall Street crashed, leading to the Great Depression.
"We are protesting as the battle continues, let them see us, let them hear us, let them know that we are not afraid," the organizers of the protest "Black Tuesday" said on the social networks.
3 THE WOMAN IN BLACK Tuesday, Film4, 2.10am SOLICITOR Arthur Kipps (Daniel Radcliffe, right) is dispatched to a remote village to attend to the papers of the late owner of Eel Marsh House, despite warnings from the locals.