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173520

Rare STOCK MARKET San Francisco California 1877 Old West Financial Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372689351781

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY STOCK REPORT, San Francisco, California, Feb. 26, 1877 * Rare title This title is mostly taken up with advertisements, and what few newsy report that are present are mostly about mining. The ftpg. has: "Letters From The Mines" with 15 different mines noted. The bkpg. has a full column headed: "The Comstock" with reports from 20 different mines. Four pages, very nice, clean condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends July 13, 2019 14:21

$33.00
173453

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Younger GANG Rock Island TRAIN Robbery 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392312290145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, July 18, 1881 * Outlaw Jesse James gang * Rock Island Railroad train robbery Near the top of page 2 is a article: "Desperadoes On the Rail" "A Western Express Robbed and The Conductor and A Passenger Murdered". The article begins: "One of the most daring of recent crimes was committed on board a train on the Rock Island road near Winston, Ks...The robbers were six in number and are supposed to be under the leadership of Jesse James..." with much more on the detail. This was one or the more infamous of the James Gang robberies. Much is written about it on the internet. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 11, 2019 08:57

$77.00
173443

Rare TRUCKEE CA Nevada County California Old West Advertisements 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372687950656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRUCKEE REPUBLICAN (Semi-Weekly), California, April 26, 1882 * Wild Old West * Uncommon title From this town at the "elbow" of California near the Nevada border at an elevation of 5800 ft. Historically well known for the Donner Party tragedy which happened nearby in 1846. Complete in four pages, various news & illus. ads of the day, minor irregularity along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends July 11, 2019 08:53

$37.00
173388

Rare BISBEE AZ Cochise County Arizona Territory 1905 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392309965174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BISBEE EVENING MINER, Arizona (Territory), Aug. 11, 1905 A territorial newspaper from just above the border with Mexico, as Arizona did not join the Union until 1912. Among the front page headlines: "SAN FRANCISCO IS QUIET AFTER YESTERDAY'S RIOT" "Six Story Building Collapses In Omaha" & much more. Inside pages have much reporting on local & Arizona-wide events. Complete in 8 pages, various flaking and some tattering at the margins.

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Ends July 06, 2019 15:27

$23.00
173577

MONTROSE COLORADO Old West Style Street Cowboy Gunfight Battle 1884 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392315411991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Feb. 8, 1884 * Old West street gun fight Page 3 has a great item from the lore of the Old West: "Battle With A Cowboy" "Desperate Encounter in the Streets of Montrose, Colorado" with some nice detail of the shooting of the town marshal. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2019 08:11

$33.00
173575

JESSE JAMES Train Robber Desperado Outlaw KILLED ? False Report ? 1879 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392315409341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Nov. 5, 1879 * Jesse James killed ? * Outlaw - train robber A column at the top of pg. 4 has reports disputing whether Jesse James had been murdered or not: "DEAD OR ALIVE?" "In Either Event Jesse James Foils the detectives" "The Search for the Stiff Continued Without Success" 'His Alleged Assassin Frightened Out of His Wits". It was previously reported that Jesse James had been killed, but now this is in question. He, in fact, would not be killed until April, 1882. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2019 08:03

$49.99
173574

JESSE JAMES Outlaw Gang Post Assassination re his Horses 1882 Missouri Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392315407819

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, April 12, 1882 * re. Jesse James death The top of page 8 has column heads: "JESSE JAMES' HORSES" "The Bay and the Roan Which Participated in the Outlaw's Last Raids Reach St. Louis" "Their Present Owner's Intentions..." with a subhead: "Jesse James' Souvenirs". The article takes over a full column and is from just 9 days after his death. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2019 07:58

$37.00
173196

Outlaws DICK LIDDIL Pardon ? & Frank James Trial Jesse Gang 1884 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302413007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Feb. 4, 1884 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Dick Liddil pardon ? Page 2 has a great article on the notorious outlaw Dick Liddil with column heads: "DICK LIDDELL" "A Pardon Denied the Late Bandit by Governor Crittenden" "Effect of the Executive's Action on the Frank James Trial--Incompetency of Liddell's Testimony in the Case...". Liddill was one of the last surviving member of the notorious James-Younger Gang of outlaws. Also on pg. 2: "Davy Crockett' 'How the Big-Hearted Pioneer Earned His Credentials". Ten pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:34

$39.00
173193

Rare UTAH TERRITORY Pre State 1873 Newspaper Old West OGDEN UT w/ Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302411869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OGDEN JUNCTION, Utah, March 25, 1873 * Rare Old west title * Utah territory The masthead includes prints of two trains coming together, signifying the celebration at nearby Promontory Point of the joining of the East and West Coast by railroad. This issue is from 23 years before Utah statehood. Page 2 has: "Woman Suffrage in Utah" "The Governorship of Utah" "Claggett Appointed Governor, but He Considers"". Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:33

$44.00
173497

BRIGHAM YOUNG Prolamation of Martial Law UTAH WAR Mormons 1857 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372689158099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 20, 1857 * Mormons - Mormonism * Governor Brigham Young * Proclamation of martial law * Utah War delcaration Page 3 contains one of the more historic documents in Mormon history, with the report headed: "The Mormon Treason" which is primarily occupied by the: "Proclamation By The Governor" which is signed in type: Brigham Young. The article begins with a letter signed in type: Brigham Young and written to: "The Officer Command the Forces now Invading Utah Territory:..." which includes in part: "...I have issued and forwarded to you a copy of my proclamation forbidding the entrance of armed forces into the Territory. This you have disregarded. I now further direct th... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2019 08:27

$174.99
173059

BUFFALO BILL & Texas Jack Frontier Scouts PRINTS Illustrations 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392299901736

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY GRAPHIC, New York, April 8, 1873 * Buffalo Bill & Texas Jack illustrations - prints * Famous frontier scouts appearing on stage This is the very famous folio size newspaper known for its huge & great graphics. An inside page shows various: "Glimpses of the Spring Fashions." But the prime appeal of this issue would be on the back page, which contains three notable prints headed: "The Scouts of the Prairie at Niblo's Garden" showing "Ned Buntline, Texas Jack, and Buffalo Bill." (see). Very rare to find period prints of both Texas Jack and Buffalo Bill. Complete in 8 pgs., never bound nor trimmed, minor foxing, generally nice.

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Ends June 19, 2019 15:25

$135.00
173058

Rare 1873 MARYSVILLE California Old West Newspaper w/ Modoc War & Bloody Benders


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372674088428

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MARYSVILLE DAILY APPEAL, California, May 31, 1873 * Rare Old West title * Bloody Benders The front page has over 2 1/2 columns taken up with reports on the Modoc Indian War with the heading; "The Lava Beds" and subheads: "Their History, Location and Character--How They Look from the Signal Station--Among the Caves--View of Captain Jack's Lair". Page 2 has a descriptive article headed: "Bender Biography" "The Lives & Personal Appearance of the Old Man, the Old Woman, John and the She Devil". This was the "Bloody Bender" family of serial killers from the 1870's. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2019 15:25

$43.00
173055

JESSE JAMES GANG re. Last Train Robbery Blue Cut Missouri Arrest 1882 Newpsaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372674087776

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 19, 1882 * Jesse James Gang last train robbery * re. Blue Cut - Missouri - arrest The front page has nearly a full column report which is headed: "SKILLFUL DETECTIVE WORK" "Another Of The James Gang Captured In Missouri" with more. The report begins: "The excitement concerning the daring robbery of the Chicago & Alton express train by Jesse James & party at Blue Cut...was suddenly revived today by the arrest of John Matt...on a charge of participating in the robbery..." with much more, including some nice detail on the train robbery which was his last before his death on April 3, 1882. Historical reports note he stole $15,000 but the newspaper report notes only $5000. Some great text ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2019 15:23

$58.00
173051

FRANK JAMES Jesse Gang Outlaw & Boonville MO Missouri Connection 1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392299900475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Aug. 25, 1884 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James Gang fame' * Boonville, Missouri Page 4 has half a column headed: "FRANK JAMES" "His Admirers at Boonville Present Him with a Purse" "How Ray County People Regard the James Family and the Mormons as Inducements to Immigration" . Ten pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2019 15:21

$37.00
172958

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670873675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1869 * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Promontory Point - last spike The top of the ftpg. has column heads on a very notable event in the opening of the West: "THE PACIFIC RAILROAD" "Celebrations in San Francisco and Sacramento--A Grand Jubilee--The Last Spike Driven in the Central Line--Reception of this News in Sacramento" with much on the celebration. One item has: "...The dispatch from the junction of the road announcing the driving of the last spike of the Central Pacific Road, at 1 o'clock a.m. sent a thrill through the city...". Also on the ftpg: "The Indians" "The Captures of General Custer--Preparations for Further Hostilities" with much detail. Eight pages, minor foxi... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:51

$54.00
172930

Rare TUCUMCARI NM Quay County New Mexico Territory 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296824934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TUCUMCARI TIMES, New Mexico, October 12, 1905 * Rare title * Many scenes from the television series Rawhide were filmed in Tucumcari An uncommon and early newspaper from 7 years before New Mexico would become a state. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear with a few small tape mends, should be handled with care. Background (Wiki): In 1901, the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad built a construction camp in the western portion of modern-day Quay County. Originally called Ragtown, the camp became known as Six Shooter Siding, due to numerous gunfights. Its first formal name, Douglas, was used only for a short time. After it grew into a permanent settlement, it was renamed Tucumcari in 1908. The name was ta... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:11

$40.00
172839

GERONIMO Apache Indians Leader & Fort Bowie Arizona Surrender ? 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294603786

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, April 2, 1886 * Geronimo - Apache Indians leader * Fort Bowie - Arizona - pre-surrender The ftpg. has an article: "The Faithless Indians" - Another Bloody Massacre Narrowly Escaped--Why Geronimo Did Not Surrender" with the text including: "...Geronimo had his men with rifles ready to fire upon all the white men including General Crook...Geronimo's failure to keep his promise of surrender at Fort Bowie is ascribed to the fact that having so much bloodshed to answer for, he could expect no clemency..." with more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:24

$34.00
172595

Rare PORTLAND Oregon Multnomah Co Old West MODOCS Indians War Era 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372661493289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY OREGON HERALD, Portland, Nov. 13, 1872 * Rare Old West title An early issue from the Northwest just 13 years after gaining statehood. Various news of the day from both the area and the nation, with a great wealth of advertisements, many of which are illustrated. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends May 29, 2019 15:30

$39.00
172532

Rare SANTA BARBARA Old West California American Riveria 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372659218442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SANTA BARBARA PRESS, California, Jan. 28, 1871 * Rare Old West title A very early & uncommon title from this well known California city. Typical news & ads of the day. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor wear at the folds and margins with some light damp staining.

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Ends May 25, 2019 14:50

$47.00
172529

Great Outlaw JESSE JAMES Robert Ford MURDER & Cole Younger 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284183698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1882 * Outlaw Jesse James killed Page 5 has an uncommonly lengthy account--extremely detailed--on the death of Jesse James, headed: "The Murdered Outlaw" "The State Officers Previously Arranging For The Killers" "Shot Down With A Rifle Which He Gave to His Slayer---Threats of His Friends---Gov. Crittenden's Arrangement with Robert Ford". This account takes over a full column, and is followed by yet another, related report: "An Old Accomplice's Comment" "An Interview With Cole Younger, in Jail in Minnesota" (see). Complete in 8 pages, 4 small binding holes in the 1st column affect a total of 13 words in the pg. 5 Jesse James article. Loose at the spine, browned at the margins and somewhat frag... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 14:47

$137.00
172245

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Younger GANG Rock Island Winston TRAIN Robbery1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372650306273

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, July 19, 1881 * Outlaw Jesse James-Younger gang * Rock Island railroad train robbery * Winston, Daviess County, Missouri Page 2 begins with a quite lengthy account of what was the infamous Rock Island Railroad robbery by the James Gang. It is headed: "The Great Train Robbery" and begins: "Charles Murray...was the messenger of the U.S. Express Company on the train robbed by the James gang...He gave a correspondent the following account of the affair so far as it came to his knowledge:..." and what followed is a very detailed account which includes quotes from the bandits. Page 4 has a small items concerning Frederick Douglass (see). Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends May 11, 2019 14:54

$166.00
172244

Outlaw Gang JESSE JAMES Robert Ford St. Joseph MO ASSASSINATION 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392275626804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, April 4, 1882 * Jesse James assassination * Robert & Charles Ford * St. Joseph, Missouri Near the bottom of the front page is a small report headed: "Vengeance on Train Robbers" which reports: "The city is wild with excitement over the death of Jesse James. The fear of his vengeance has restricted the people from taking extreme action against all of the accused train robbers. Men are huddled together in groups on the streets, and rumors of a lynching party to be organized are very prevalent." Eight pages, archival strengthening at the spine, some very discrete archival mends inside, very nice condition. somewhat fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends May 11, 2019 14:53

$116.00
171758

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin Missouri END 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392264050806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, Sept. 2, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin trial ending Page 4 has most of a column headed: "NEARING THE END" "Th Trial of Frank James at Gallatin Drawing to a Close" "Testimony All In and Arguments to Begin Monday" "The Court's Order Concerning Instructions t the Jury--Mrs. Hite's Toilet on the Witness Stand". This is coverage of Frank James murder/robbery trial. He would be acquitted. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 21, 2019 09:28

$37.00
171756

Rare HELENA MT Montana w/ Montello Nevada Train Robbery 1883 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372633902896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HELENA DAILY HERALD, Montana (Territory), Jan. 23, 1883 * Rare Old West title * Montello, Nevada * Train Robbery Among the ftpg. column heads: "Robbery and Murder Raid in Nevada" and "A Brave Man's Successful Fight Against Train Robbers". Almost an entire column is headed: "Attempted Train Robbery" "A Gang Of Highwaymen Foiled by a Brave Expressman". The report has considerable detail, much of it reading like a made-for-TV movie of the Old West (see for portions). Four pages, irregular at the spine margin from disbinding, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends April 21, 2019 09:27

$48.00
171410

JESSE JAMES Younger Brothers - Otterville Missouri Train Robbery 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372622280897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PROVIDENCE EVENING PRESS, Rhode Island, July 10, 1876 * Outlaws - Jesse James gang * Younger Brothers * Otterville, Missouri train robbery Page 3 has half a column taken up with reports of the Otterville train robbery done by the James-Younger Gang, headed: "Daring Robbery" "A Railroad Train Sacked in Missouri" "Armed Men Scouring The Country In Pursuit Of The Robbers". Four pages, large folio size, various margin chipping & margin tears, loose at the irregular spine, is somewhat fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends April 07, 2019 16:41

$76.00
171149

Rare OLD WEST San Diego Southern California Pacific Ocean Coast 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372614849616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN DIEGO DAILY UNION, San Diego CA, November 1, 1873. * Wild West Original * Interesting Advertisements * 1873 San Diego, California This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. With newspapers West of the Mississippi being very rare prior to 1900, here is an opportunity to get a issue from the old West back when cowboys, Indians, saloons, gold miners & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis. Some of the articles in this issue include: "Interesting Discovery In San Francisco" "Pennsylvania Central Railroad" "Texas and Pacific" and much more. Very early for Southern California. Some browning around the margins with minor margin wear.

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Ends March 30, 2019 16:13

$33.00
171053

Rare TOMBSTONE Cochise Co. ARIZONA Wyatt Earp & O.K. Corral Fame 1889 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392248067384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TOMBSTONE PROSPECTOR, Arizona, Aug. 5, 1889 * Very rare title * Gunfight at the O.K. Corral fame We have had a few other newspapers from the iconic Old West town of Tombstone, but this is the first we have seen this title. The masthead features a great engraving of a minor on a mule (see photos). Beyond the engraving in the masthead, there is much evidence of this being a mining town including a ftpg. article: "This Time Its Mica" concerning mining for it; several page 3 "Application For Patent" notices for various mines, plus saloon & corral ads, a rather large back pg. "Arizona Mail & Stage Co." ad (see), and pg. 2 has an interesting ad for the cure of drunkenness. Four pages, a small piece from the bottom right mar... See More  

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Ends March 27, 2019 16:40

$425.00
170877

OPELOUSAS MASSACRE Riot Louisiana & Red Cloud's War Indians 1868 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243214948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 7, 1868 * Opelousas massacre - Louisiana * Red Cloud's War - Indians The ftpg. includes: "The Indian War" "Running Fight with the Apache Indians--The Kiowas and Comanches Joining the Cheyennes and Arapahoes on the Arkansas River" Also: "The New Rebellion" "The Rebel Butchery at Opelousas--100 [blacks] Killed & 50 Wounded...". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2019 16:54

$32.00
170846

Outlaw Cut-throat FRANK JAMES Jesse Gang SURRENDERS 1882 St. Louis MO Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372605785866

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE DEMOCRAT, Oct. 7, 1882 * Jesse James Gang * Frank surrenders Nearly half of the front page has much detail on the surrender of outlaw Frank James, headed: "BEHIND THE BARS" "Frank James an Inmate of the Jackson County Jail" "The Killing of Whicher, the Detective, in 1874, the Cause of His Incarceration" "Intense Excitement Manifested on the Arrival of the Outlaw at Independence..." with more heads including several subheads throughout the lengthy article. Nice to have in this newspaper from Missouri, where James surrendered. Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2019 15:32

$56.00
170561

GUNFIGHT AT THE O.K. CORRAL Earp Holliday Clanton Tombstone AZ 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372594395719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 3, 1881 * re. Gunfight at the OK Corral * Tombstone, Arizona The front page has an interesting follow-up to the recent gunfight at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona, under the heading: "Criminals And Their Deeds" with a dateline of Tucson, Arizona, including: "Trouble is likely to arise from the recent shooting of cow-boys by Marshall Earp and his posse at Mudstone...". [Tombstone was erroneously referred to as "Mudstone" by the Times] Some further details as well. Also, page 2 has a report headed: "New Baseball League Proposed" (see ). Eight pages, library tape at the spine of the back page, various minor tears at margins, somewhat fragile & most be handled carefully.

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Ends March 10, 2019 15:28

$119.99
170348

Rare ALBUQUERQUE New Mexico Territory Pre-Statehood w/ Many Ads 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372583234293

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALBUQUERQUE MORNING DEMOCRAT, New Mexico, Nov. 2, 1898 * Before joining the Union Actually a territorial newspaper as New Mexico did not become a state until 1912. We've offered a number of titles from Albuquerque but this (and a few others) is the first of this title to come into our inventory. Eight pages, small wear hole at fold juncture of front leaf, two cut outs from the back leaf only, good condition.

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Ends February 28, 2019 15:43

$64.00
170184

Rare TOMBSTONE EPITAPH Post Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Arizona 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372576029634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TOMBSTONE EPITAPH, Arizona, Dec. 4, 1881 * Best Old West title to be had * Post Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Few could argue for a more recognizable title from the Old West, nor could any town be more linked to the romance of the West than this one. Tombstone is steeped in Western lore, and the several movies done concerning the gunfight at the O.K. Corral have kept this town in popular culture. This issue was printed just five weeks after the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral. A wealth of local and regional reports including most of a column headed: "Local Splinters". Mining items & announcements, court proceedings, and even a mention of Billy the Kid under the heading: "Murderers Out of Limbo". The report is da... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2019 15:25

$2,275.00
169942

Outlaw Cut-throat FRANK JAMES Jesse Gang SURRENDERS 1882 Missouri Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372568485332

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Oct. 6, 1882 * Jesse James Gang * Frank surrenders Close to half of page 6 is taken up with very detailed accounts of: "FRANK JAMES" "The Missouri Bandit In the Hands of the Law" "He Decides to Surrender & Give Himself Up To the State Authorities" with more. Included is a quite lengthy letter by him to the governor--taking a full column--signed in type: Frank James. Great to have this account in a Missouri newspaper, and likely the reason it is so lengthy & detailed Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 14, 2019 07:16

$65.00
169941

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Train Robber False Death Report Nov. 6, 1879 Miss. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372568485112

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Nov. 6, 1879 * Jesse James killed ? * Outlaw - train robber The ftpg. has column heads responding to the rumored death of Jesse James reported in this newspaper 2 days prior (was not true): "THE STIFF SECRETED" "Jesse James Succeeds in Disappearing" "The Detectives Battled by the Bandits" "Not the Slightest Trace of Their Hiding Place". The report begins: "The much mooted question as to whether Jesse James, the famous outlaw, is dead or not, is no nearer a solution than on Monday when the news was first flashed over the wires that he had been shot & killed by Gus Shepherd..." with more taking most of the column. Page 3 has over half a column headed: "THE JAMES BROTHERS" "An Incident Connecte... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2019 07:16

$55.00
169894

Very Rare JAMESTOWN Tuolumne County CALIFORNIA Mother Lode Magnet 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213194219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MOTHER LODE MAGNET, Jamestown, California, Jan. 12, 1898 * Very rare title What could be a better name for a mining town newspaper than this one? Jamestown figured prominently in two gold rush eras, the first from 1848 to the early 1850's during the great rush precipitated by the gold at Sutter's Mill, and then again in the latter part of the 19th century when new methods were available to extract gold from the huge quartz deposits. It was in 1898 when the first steam railroad came to the area. Today they have a tourism-based economy for the 3000+ residents. On the front page are: "Our Old Missions - Picturesque Ruins of These Civilizing Agencies" "Mrs. Langtry's Nevada Ranch" which is concerning the famed Lily Langtr... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:11

$195.00
169874

OUTLAW JESSE JAMES re. Death in Missouri 1882 Lodi California Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392212997210

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VALLEY REVIEW, Lodi, San Joaquin County, California, May 30, 1882 * re. Outlaw Jesse James death * Rare Old West title The front page has a half column article: "Lesson of Jesse James' Life" with the text including in part: "The life of Jesse James reads like a romance, which the manner of his death ends with a fitting moral...to die by the revolver of a quondam follower & friend, to be shot down as a dangerous animal in his own house before the eyes of his wife & children...is a fitting punishment for the deeds of lawless & violence which have made his name a terror throughout the Southwest..." with much more (see). Jesse James was killed the previous month. Six pages, some minor spine loss to inside leaves, pa... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:39

$113.00
169661

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372555542438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, Oct.30, 1879 * Very rare Old West title Many years ago we had a reasonable inventory of this title, but today this is one of our last. And it is a volume one issue from the Territory of Arizona as it did not become a state until 1912. Page 2 hs a report: "The Indians" which mentions: "...give the most deplorable account of the ravages of Victorio and his band in their recent raids. About sixty persons have been killed...entire attention of the citizens seems now to be devoted to self protection. The country is in arms..." with more. Victorio was considered one of the fiercest of the Apache leaders. Also articles on the Ute Indians and the Navajoes (see). The ... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:41

$157.00
169656

Rare PORT TOWNSEND Jefferson County Washington Territory 1873 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206332092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SEMI-WEEKLY ARGUS, Port Townsend, Washington Territory, August 12, 1873 * Rare Old West title * Territorial original Quite early from Washington, and 16 years before it became a state! Half of the front page is taken up with ads including one for the "Seattle Brewery". with news on pages 1 & 2. Four pages of small folio size measuring 9 by 12 3/4 inches. In very nice, clean condition. There is an archival mend to the upper margin on page one, but it is very clean - and has been done from the reverse side.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:39

$75.00
169553

Rare CUERVO Guadalupe Couny New Mexico Territory GHOST TOWN 1911 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372548366871

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CUERVO CLIPPER, Cuervo, Guadalupe County, New Mexico, March 17, 1911 * Rare ghost town publication Essentially a ghost town today having been split by interstate 40, and from when New Mexico was still a territory as it did not gain statehood until 1912. The entire county has less than 4700 in population. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 25, 2019 14:15

$96.00
169363

1893 Newspaper Rare 19th Century PHOENIX AZ Maricopa County ARIZONA Territory


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372540072870

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA DAILY GAZETTE, Phoenix, Nov. 7, 1893 * Rare old West title * Maricopa County This issue is from the Arizona Territory, 19 years before it joined the Union. Varied news reports both local & national with a nice wealth of ads as well, many of which are illustrated. Among the articles; "He Wanted to Be A Gambler" "A City'sRuin" "A Shipment of Dynamite in Smoke" "Silver Not Dead" and so much more. Eight pages, slightly irregular at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends January 17, 2019 15:54

$43.00
169348

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO Missouri 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372540064727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 25, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin, Missouri trial The top of the ftpg. has over half a column headed: "Frank James On Trial" "A Belief That the Prosecution Will Fail to Convict Him". This was the famous murder/robbery trial of the brother of Jesse James & a member of the infamous James Gang. The report would be correct: he would be acquitted. Eight pages, 4 finding holes at the blank spine margin a bit fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends January 17, 2019 15:43

$38.00
169346

Tribal Chief COCHISE Chiricahua Apaches Indians DEATH 1st Report 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196340597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1874 * Tribal Chief Cochise death (1st report) * Chiricahua Apaches - Indians The very bottom of the front page has a very brief report headed: "Death Of The Indian Chief Cochise" with the text reading simply: "Cochise, the famous Apache chief, died on the 9th of June." (see) Eight pages, browned at the margins, should be handled carefully.

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Ends January 17, 2019 15:42

$38.00
169335

Rare MOORE OKLAHOMA Indian Territory Pre-STATEHOOD Sooners 1903 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196338419

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RECORD, Moore, Oklahoma, Jan. 9, 1903 * Pre-statehood This is actually a "territorial" newspaper, as Oklahoma did not become a state until 1907, one of only 3 of the contiguous 48 to join the union in the 20th century (New Mexico & Arizona the other two). A small folio-size newspaper of 8 pages with local & national news, and a page 2 column headed: "Territory Topics". Some minor edge wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends January 17, 2019 15:37

$48.00
169204

Rare FARMINGTON NM San Juan New Mexico Territory Short Lived 1901 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192963706

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE FARMINGTON HUSTLER, New Mexico, March 7, 1901 * Rare territorial issue * San Juan County A quite scarce title, in fact the first we have discovered. This lasted but two years before merging with the Times to become the "Farmington Times-Hustler". "Union List Of Serials" notes that no institution in the country has any issues from this year. Farmington is in the northwest corner of New Mexico, just east of the famous Shiprock geological landmark. And a territorial issue also as New Mexico did not become a state until 1912. Typical news and ads of the day, never bound nor trimmed, a few discrete archival mends inside, uncommonly nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:42

$158.00
169168

Rare & Early TUCSON ARIZONA TERRITORY Pima County Old Wild West 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372533509864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Tucson, Oct. 22, 1899 * Rare old West title A complete four page issue of this territorial newspapers, as Arizona did not became a state until 13 years later. Various news & ads of the day with the ftpg. having: "Gold Strike in Texas" "New Use For Copper" "Reliable News Meager" "Germany On The War" and more. Subscription label at the top notes "Territorial Library". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:41

$39.00
168882

Early OLD WEST San Francisco CA California Gold Rush Era 1855 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392186454335

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING BULLETIN, San Francisco, California, Dec. 8, 1855 * Early and rare from California * During the gold rush * Volume 1 issue A volume 1 issue (#53) of this very early Calif. newspaper, from not long after the famous Gold Rush. Some of the content and the advertisements are mining-related. The ftpg. begins with: "Santa Clara County--Its Scenery, Improvements, and Resources". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends January 03, 2019 10:05

$64.00
168659

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Train Robber False Death Report Jan. 6, 1880 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372515638001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 6, 1880 * Jesse James killed ? * Outlaw - train robber The front page has a very interesting report headed: "Crime And Its Results" "The Outlaw Jesse James Reported Dead--A Bank Cashier Arrested--Other Crimes". This is a one paragraph report noting: "Jesse James is dead. George Shepard's shot having done the work. His wife is at the house of Mrs. Samuels, mother of the James boys, in Clay County. A coffin was received at the depot from Joplin which, it is supposed, continued the body of Jesse..." with a bit more (see photos). In reality he was not killed until April, 1882. One of the other crime reports is from Deadwood: "...entered the restaurant...renewed an old quarrel by refusing to pay his b... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2018 07:07

$76.00
168651

Rare SAN FRANCISCO California Pacific Coast OLD WEST w/ Masthead 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372515633715

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO NEWS-LETTER & CALIFORNIA ADVERTISER, March 20, 1873 * Rare Old west title The subtitle in the masthead notes: "Devoted To The Leading Interests of California and the Pacific Coast". The content is varied and includes a wide range of ads as well. An uncommon title with a displayable masthead featuring the seal of California, the seal of the city of San Francisco, and the seal of the county of Sacramento. Page 13 has: "Boiled Down Juice of the California Press" with various news tidbits from throughout the state (see). Complete in 16 pages, 9 1/2 by 12 inches, never bound nor trimmed, foxing to the front page. The upper right corner has a "California Section State Library" stamp. We believe this to be ... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2018 07:00

$39.00
168451

Rare & Early SANTE FE NM New Mexico Territory 1898 Old West Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392174016401

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SANTA FE NEW MEXICAN, Dec. 20, 1898 * Rare title A territorial issue as New Mexico did not become a state until 1912. Typical news and advertisements of the day. Four pages with archival mends criss-crossing pages 2 & 3. Some edge and fold wear.

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Ends December 15, 2018 14:38

$42.00
168317

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO NOT GUILTY 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172078727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES Sept. 7, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James found not guilty * Jesse James gang - Gallatin, Missouri trial A full column on the ftpg. & a full column on pg. 2 are headed: "FRANK JAMES ACQUITTED" "He Asks To Be Allowed to Lead A Peaceful Life" "An Outline of Some of the Daring Crimes in Which He & His Companions Have Taken Part". Not only is this an historic report of the acquittal but the lengthy & detailed article has much on the infamous career of the James Gang. Eight pages, 4 binding holes at the blank spine, partially lose at the spine, a bit fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:37

$65.00
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