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Globe readers pick V-E Day as most memorable cover as The Globe turns 170

These are 10 of the most memorable front pages in the history of The Globe and Mail, which marks its 170th year of publication this week. When the first edition of The Globe was published on March 5, 1844, only 300 copies were printed for the then-weekly. Today's The Globe and Mail has more than two million readers each week.

Readers selected the cover from V-E Day, featuring the bold headline "This is victory," as the winner.

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