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The Black Friday, September 24, 1869, gold panic was caused by the efforts of two speculators, Jay Gould and his partner James Fisk, (AKA The Gold Ring) to ...

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Sep 24, 2014 ... In early 1869, Gould spun a web aimed at conquering what was ... 24, 1869—the day that would become known as “Black Friday”—the hubbub ...

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Black Friday, in U.S. history, Sept. 24, 1869, when plummeting gold prices precipitated a securities market panic. The crash was a consequence of an attempt by ...

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his cartoon shows the before and after pictures of an investor affected by crash of the gold market on September 24, 1869. "Black Friday," as it became known, ...

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On September 24, 1869, the U.S. gold market collapsed.

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Two stock manipulators, Jay Gould and Jim Fisk, tried to corner the gold market. They attempted to convince President Grant that the Treasury should not sell ...

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Nov 23, 2016 ... Black Friday. These words have become synonymous with amazing deals, long lines, and cut-throat shopping, but in 1869, those words ...

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In the investing world, Black Friday refers to the gold crisis of September 24, 1869 . It sometimes also refers to the New York Stock Exchange crash of September ...

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Finally on 'Black Friday', September 24, 1869, Grant ordered the Treasury to sell a large quantity of gold, and the bubble burst. Fisk got out by repudiating his ...