Black Thursday


October 24, 1929. The day the famous stock market crash of 1929 began, when the stock market began its plummet. The stock market was very unstable for the subsequent few days. This uncertainty led up to Black Tuesday, October 29, the day which experienced the largest percentage decrease in stock prices and is considered to be the start of the Great Depression.

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I studied Black Thursday in school and wanted to know if there would be another crash in the near future.

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We had studied black thursday as we did not want to repeat that event so many references were made during the recession debate.

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The young, newly hired of today could benefit incredibly, if they could somehow be sent, back to actual Black Thursday, and be expected to remain in that era for 1 week, to learn some valuable, old attributes.

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