‘Reasons’ Not To Invest in 1935

 

 

Headlines:

Nazis repudiate Versailles Treaty, introduce compulsory military service

Mussolini invades Ethiopia; League of Nations invokes sanctions.

Nazis enact Nuremberg Laws against Jews to prevent "racial pollution."

Heinrich Himmler starts breeding program to produce "Aryan super race."

Huey Long assassinated in Louisiana .

Unemployment: 20.1%

 

 

Close of Dow Jones Industrial Average Dec. 31: 144.13

Consumer Price Index: 41.1