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159710

TONY LAZZERI 1st 3 Home Run Game for a New York Yankees Player 1927 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391943888248

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 9, 1927 * Tony Lazzeri 3 home runs * 1st New York Yankees This 56 page newspaper has a five column headline on page 30: "Yanks Beat White Sox in 11th Inning, 12-11" with subheads that include: "LAZZERI'S 3 HOMERS SAVE DAY FOR YANKS" "Final Blow Caps Five-Run Rally That Ties Score With White Sox in Ninth" and more with photo of Lazzeri. (see) First report coverage on Tony Lazzeri becoming the first New York Yankee to hit 3 home runs in one game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the Clarence Chamberlin's Atlantic flight. Light toning a the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Anthony ... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:28

$39.00
159707

KING EDWARD VIII Abdication for Wallis Simpson Marriage George VI 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391943883282

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, December 11, 1936. * King Edward VIII abdication (1st report) * Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor * King George VI (Duke of York) takes over The front page has a nice banner headline: "KING EDWARD VIII ABDICATES THRONE" with many subheads and related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:18

$47.00
159706

1942 WWII Newspaper JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Europe Jews HITLER Overthrow?


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372163976862

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 28, 1942 * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time * Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations * Overthrow Hitler and Mussolini ? This 36 page newspaper has one column headings on page 5: "German-Americans Warn the Germans" and "Fifty Prominent Citizens Ask for Overthrow of Hitler". See photos for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Europe. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being realized. What better evidence to confirm of what really happened then having a 1st hand account from the day it was first reported. Other news, sports and and advertisements of the day throughout with muc... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:17

$42.00
159705

PARTITION OF INDIA British Division Accepted w/ Mountbatten PLan 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391943882144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1947 * Partition of India * Mountbatten Plan The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BRITAIN ACHIEVES SOLUTION IN INDIA; LEADERS ACCEPT IT" with subheads and related map. (see) Much more on the following pages, lengthy text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than indiv... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:16

$65.00
159704

Gangsters CHICAGO PUBLIC ENEMIES Al Capone & Bugs Moran LIST 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372163975721

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 24, 1930 * Al 'Scarface' Capone * George 'Bugs' Moran & more * Gangster era original This 52 page newspaper has one column headings on page 3 that include: "LISTS 28 GANGSTERS AS PUBLIC ENEMIES" "Chicago Commission Names Capone, Moran, Diamond and Saltis Among Others" "POLICE TO HARASS THEM" and more. (see) Coverage on a list made by Chicago officials trying to intimidate local gangsters including Al Capone. This was one the first time the word "Public Enemy" was used. John Dillinger was considered the 1st public enemy but not until 1934. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:15

$57.00
159703

MICHIGAN WOLVERINES Tom Harmon College Football HEISMAN TROPHY 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391943880217

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1940 * Tom Harmon wins Heisman Trophy "Old 98" * Michigan Wolverines halfback * NCAA college football Page 35 has a two column heading: "Harmon Receives Heisman Trophy At Downtown A. C. Football Dinner" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on Michigan Wolverine star football player, Tom Harmon, winning the Heisman Trophy. Other news,sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & inst... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:11

$65.00
159702

North American NEW YORK CITY BLIZZARD Snow Storm Wind 1947 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372163973076

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 27, 1947 * Blizzard of 1947 (1st report) * New York City snow storm The front page has a nice banner headline: "RECORD 25-INCH SNOW CRIPPLES CITY AND EAST; ALL TRAFFIC SLOWED, LONG ISLAND IS DISRUPTED; THOUSANDS MAROONED; FOOD AMPLE, FUEL SHORT" with subheads and photo. Much more inside. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institution... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:10

$50.00
159701

BATTLE OF TAIERZHUANG China Chinese Victory Over Japanese XUZHOU 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372163972566

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1938 * Battle of Taierzhuang - China * Second Sino-Japanese War The top of the front page has a two column headline: "JAPANESE DEFEAT A MAJOR DISASTER; CRISIS IN CABINET" with subheads. (see) Coverage continues on page 3 with photos of two key figures and a related map. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:09

$42.00
159700

ARMY-NAVY GAME College Football Rivalry West Point vs. Annapolis 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391943878761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 4, 1932 * The Army-Navy game * College football rivalry * West Point vs. Annapolis The top of this section has a one column heading: "ARMY DEFEATS NAVY BY 20 TO 0 AS 79,000 THRILL TO SPECTACLE" with subheads and two related photos. Nice for display. Lengthy coverage continues inside with more photos, headings and stats. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:08

$34.00
159699

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish Last Football Game Coached 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372163971247

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 14, 1930 * New York Giants vs. Norte Dame Fighting Irish * Charity football game for NYC unemployed * Knute Rockne's last game ( day of) The top of page 4 of this section has a banner headline: "Giants and Notre Dame All-Stars to Meet for Charity at Polo Grounds Today" with subheads and two related photos. (see) This was to be Knute Rockne's very last football game coached prior to his fatal airplane crash. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2018 15:06

$40.00
159674

Great INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY Racing Under Construction Print 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391942179000

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Tucson, April 28, 1909 * Indianapolis Motor Speedway * Great illustration during construction A terrific issue for any Indy car or NASCAR fan as the top of the front page features a rather large drawing of the: "New Indianapolis Motor Speedway, said To Be the Fastest Enclosed Track in the World---Many Records to Be Smashed". As can be seen the track had a much different configuration at the time. The track officially opened on June 5, 1909. There is no related article. Complete in 8 pages, address label in the masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends January 07, 2018 15:40

$127.00
159673

Very Rare OPERATION LONGHORN Lampass County TX Texas 1969 Fictitious Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391942174348

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LAMPASAS DISPATCH, Texas, "Juvember 33, 1969" A fascinating fictitious newspaper created specifically for "Operation Long Horn--For Maneuver Purposes Only--Not Intended For General Distribution". The website begins: "In the spring of 1952, as Cold War tensions heightened, Lampasas Countians’ worst fears seemingly materialized, as “enemy troops” stormed the area, “captured” Lampasas and declared martial law. The U.S. military simulation, dubbed “Operation Longhorn,” was just a test...One of the largest peacetime military exercises ever implemented in the United States, Operation Longhorn took place in March and April 1952, and cost an estimated $3.3 ... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2018 15:38

$170.00
159672

NEW YORK GIANTS World Series Champions vs. New York Yankees 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372161608207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DOUGLAS DAILY INTERNATIONAL, Arizona, Oct. 13, 1921 * New York Yankees 1st World Series * New York Giants World Champions * MLB baseball (FINAL GAME) Great & bold banner headline above the masthead announces: "GIANTS CHAMPS" of the 1921 Major League Baseball World Series played at the Polo Grounds. Included is the "Score By Innings" statistics and last column heads: "Hard-Fought Game Between Pitchers High Spot Of Clash" and a bit more (see). The inning-by-inning coverage carries over to the bkpg. where are also photos of Babe Ruth and Art Nehf. This was the first appearance of the Yankees in a World Series. Six pages, chipping loss at the bottom but no loss to the baseball content, loo... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2018 15:34

$67.00
159669

DeFOREST KELLEY "Star Trek" Dr. Leonard "Bones" McCoy Actor DEATH 1999 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372161603744

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 12, 1999 * DeForest Kelley death (1st report) * Dr. Leonard "Bones" McCoy * "Star Trek" USS Enterprise actor * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has a small announcement in a photo caption: "DeForest Kelley, Dr. Leonard 'Bones' McCoy on 'Star Trek', has died at 79". The full article is on pg. B13 with: "DeForest Kelley of 'Star Trek'' TV, Movie Fame Dies" with another photo of him. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete sections A & B only with 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 07, 2018 15:25

$67.00
159665

CURTISS ROBIN ST. LOUIS Airplane Monoplane Flight Endurance Record1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372161598249

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1929 * Airplane endurance record flight * Curtiss Robin monoplane airplane The top of the front page has a one column heading: "St. Louis Fliers Pass 231st Hour in Air, Confident of Setting a New Record Today" (see) Coverage on the airplane endurance record flight on the Curtiss Robin "St. Louis" flown by Dale Jackson and Forest O'Brine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 07, 2018 15:16

$38.00
159664

HUBERT WILKINS & Carl Ben Eielson Trans-Arctic Airplane FLIGHT 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372161597622

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS YORK TIMES, April 24, 1928 * Australian polar explorer & aviator Hubert Wilkins * Trans-arctic airplane flight w/ Carl Ben Eielson * Point Barrow, Alaska to Spitsbergen, Norway The front page has a nice four column headline: "WILKINS SAW ONLY MOUNTAINOUS ICE WHERE HE HOPED FOR LAND IN ARCTIC; CLOUDS HID ONE SPOT WHERE IT MIGHT BE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2 with related map. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 07, 2018 15:14

$45.00
159662

BEER HALL PUTSCH Bavaria Munich Germany Early ADOLPH HITLER Coup 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372161596383

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 12, 1923 * Beer Hall Putsch * Early Adolph Hitler The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HITLER FORCES RALLYING NEAR MUNICH; REICHSWEHR AND POLICE TO DEFEND CITY; ALLIES IN DOUBT ON CROWN PRINCE'S CASE" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends January 07, 2018 15:12

$42.00
159631

NUMBERS ON JERSEYS New York Yankees 1st MLB Team to Undertake 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941912295

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 23, 1929 * New York Yankees baseball team * Decide to be 1st in MLB to wear numbers Half of the banner headline at the top of the sports page records an historic event in the world of baseball: "...Yankees to Wear Numbers This Year" with column heads including: "YANKEES TO WEAR NUMBERS THIS YEAR" "Plan of World's Champions Will Be an Innovation in the Major Leagues" "Ruth Resumes Training" and more. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rag edition using very high quality newsprint for long-term use by libraries. Very nice condition. Historical note: There were several attempts to wear numbers previously but none were successful. After the Yankee decision Cleveland d... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2018 07:36

$72.00
159628

Historic TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN SOLDIER Burial in Arlington Cemetery 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941545834

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 12, 1921 * Tomb of the Unknown Soldier * Arlington cemetery - Armistice Day The top of the front page has a banner headline: "OUR UNKNOWN WARRIOR BURIED, THE WORLD HONORS HIM" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Much more on the following pages with a few related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, even light toning, a little spine wear, generally good. wikipedia notes: The World War I Unknown lay in state in the Capitol Rotunda from his arrival in the United States until Armistice Day, 1921. On November 11, 1921, President Warr... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:53

$110.00
159627

NYC Mobster LUCKY LUCIANO Conviction SENTENCED Mafia Genovese 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941545254

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 18, 1936 * Lucky Luciano luck ends * New York City gangster sentenced Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "Luciano Gets 30 to 50 Years; Vice Ring Head". (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:52

$47.00
159621

Best 1929 STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street NYC Panic BLACK TUESDAY Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941541386

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Great to have in this title Of the several dates of the prestigious "Times" which reported the Stock Market Crash in late October this ranks among the best. The four column, three line headline at the top of the front page reads: "STOCKS COLLAPSE IN 16,410,030 SHARE DAY BUT RALLY AT CLOSE CHEERS BROKERS; BANKERS OPTIMISTIC, TO CONTINUE AID". There are related subheads as well reading: "Leaders See Fear Waning" "Closing Rally Vigorous" "Investment Trusts Buy" "Large Blocks Thrown on Market at Opening Start Third Break of Week" "Big Traders Hardest Hit" and more (see). The reporting carries o... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:41

$3,350.00
159620

The Great STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH OF 1929 in a New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372160800687

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 24, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Great to have in this title Of the several dates of the prestigious "Times" which reported the Stock Market Crash in late October this was the very first. The top of columns 1 & 2 on the front page have a 3 line head reading: "PRICES OF STOCKS CRASH IN HEAVY LIQUIDATION, TOTAL DROP OF BILLIONS" with related subheads: "Paper Loss $4,000,000,000" "2,600,000 Share Sold in the Final Hour in Record Decline" "Many Accounts Wiped Out" and more as seen in the photos. Reports carry over to page 2 where one column heads include: "Says Stock Slump Is Only Temporary" and "Prices Of Stocks Crash Heavily... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:40

$2,975.00
159619

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Al Capone Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941540507

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 15, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1st report) * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al Capone The top of the front page has a three line, two column headline announcing one of the more infamous events of the gangster era: "7 CHICAGO GANGSTERS SLAIN BY FIRING SQUAD OF RIVALS, SOME IN POLICE UNIFORMS". Subheads include: "Victims Lined Up In Row" "Hands Up, Faces to Wall of Garage Rendezvous, They Are Mowed Down" "All Took It For A Raid" "Four Machine Gun Executioners, Wearing Badges, Made Swift Escape in Automobile" "Moran's Staff Wiped Out" and more. The report carries over to page 2 offering much detail of the event. This is one of the most infamous of all the... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:39

$655.00
159618

Columbia Baseball Star LOU GEHRIG Signs w/ New York Yankees 1923 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941540137

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1923 * Very early Lou Gehrig * Signs w/ New York Yankees * Best title to be had? For any collector of baseball history, a report of the signing of any future star always figures high on the "most wanted" list. Here is one. The sports page has a report at the top headed: "Yanks Sign Gehrig, Columbia Slugger" with the text including: "Lou Gehrig, Columbia pitcher, first baseman and outfielder, called by Coach Carris of Pennsylvania and other critics the 'best college player since George Sisler', has signed a contract with the Yankees...Gehrig's coming to the Yanks, however, will arouse most interest, and his work in fast company will be watched closely. He is easi... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:38

$198.00
159617

Best JOHNNY SYLVESTER New York Yankees BABE RUTH Sick Boy Promise 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941539676

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 8, 1926 * Johnny Sylvester gets better * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * 3 World Series home runs promise * Best title to be had? (rare as such) The sports page reports on perhaps the most famous off-the-field story on the legendary Babe Ruth. The one column article is headed: "Boy Regains Health As Ruth Hits Homers" and "John D. Sylvester, Son of National City Bank Executive, Now on Road to Recovery". As most baseball fans know this is the story of Johnny Sylvester, an 11 year-old who was deathly ill, & to whom Babe Ruth promised a home run in the World Series. Ruth came through with 3 home runs --and as the story goes--causing the boy to recuperate, saving his... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:36

$385.00
159616

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Seneca Falls NY EQUAL RIGHTS Amend. Convention 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941538831

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1923 * Historic Women's Suffrage item * Seneca Falls, New York convention * Woman's rights - Equal Rights Amendment Page one has significant reporting from Seneca Falls, New York, site of the Woman's Rights convention which was celebrating the 75th anniversary of the first woman's rights convention held in 1848. The one column headlines read: "WOMEN ADOPT FORM FOR EQUAL RIGHTS" "National Party Accepts Proposed Wording of Amendment to Constitution" "Called World Movement" "New York State Branch of the Party Elects Mrs. Clarence M. Smith President". This was the beginning of a 49 year struggle to geet the amendment passed, introduced in every session of Congr... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:34

$245.00
159615

GRACE MOORE "Tennessee Nightingale" Makes OPERATIC Soprano Debut 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372160789724

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, February 8, 1928 * Actress Grace Moore * Makes operatic debut The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Grace Moore's Debut In Opera Is a Triumph" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small address label in the masthead, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: After training in France, Moore made her operatic debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City on February 7, 1928, singing the role of Mimì in Giacomo Puccini's La bohème.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:28

$37.00
159614

1st TELEVISION Transatlantic Image Sent Ocean JOHN LOGIE BAIRD 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941536144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, February 9, 1928 * 1st television image sent across Atlantic Ocean * John Logie Baird - Hartsdale NY New York The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FACES FLASHED ACROSS THE ATLANTIC BY TELEVISION" (see) First report coverage on the very 1st transatlantic TV image sent. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:27

$67.00
159612

MICHAEL COLLINS Irish Free State ASSASSINATION Republican Army 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941534926

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1922 * Michael Collins assassination * Irish Republican Army leader * Irish Free State The top of the front page has a one column heading: "IRISH PAY HONOR TO COLLIN'S BODY; HIS WORK TO GO ON" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the assassination of IRA leader, Michael Collins. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally good.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:24

$45.00
159611

Dictator ADOLPH HITLER Was Jewish ? Descended from Jews Descent 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941534436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1933 * Adolph Hitler was of Jewish descent... The top of page 7 has a very intriguing article with column heads: "HITLER TIE SEEN WITH CZECH JEWS" "Organ of Austrian Heimwehr Reports Direct Descent on His Mother's Side" " 'Forebears' Of Same Name" "Woman Who Left Czechoslovakia for Austria Declared a Sister of Chancellor's Grandmother". The article goes on to include: "...claiming proof that Herr Hitler was directly descended on his mother's side from a Jewish family of that name in Czechoslovakia..." with much more. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:23

$57.00
159609

WILLIAM KNIGHTSMITH English Toastmaster Red Long Tailcoat DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941533241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 14, 1932 * William Knightsmith death * Famous English toastmaster * Red long tailcoat fame Page 29 has a one column heading: "KNIGHTSMITH DEAD; LONG TOASTMASTER" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of William Knightsmith, favorite toastmaster of the royals in England. He introduced the red long tailcoat of modern toastmasters. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:20

$38.00
159581

Rare HIPPIES Hippys Berkeley California 60's Counter Culture 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941310407

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BERKELEY BARB, California, June 19, 1969 * Rare hippies newspaper from the late 60's As Wikipedia notes, this was an underground newspaper that was published in Berkeley from 1965 to the early 1980s. It was one of the first and most influential of the counterculture newspapers of the late 1960s, covering such subjects as the anti-war and civil-rights movements as well as the social changes advocated by the youth culture. This was a very liberal newspaper from the "hippie" era. Tabloid size, 16 pages, address label along spine margin, good condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 09:06

$48.00
159572

IBN SAUD Saudi Arabian Oil Industry Begins Standard Oil Company 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941306045

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1939 * Saudi Arabia oil industry in it's infancy * California Arabian Standard Oil Company * Ibn Saud - 1st monarch of Saudi Arabia The front page has a one column heading: "U.S. COMPANY WINS ARABIAN OIL GRANT" with subhead: "California Standard Paying Ibn Saud $1,500,000 and Royalties--Axis And Rivals Lose" (see) Historic report here at the beginning of the oil industry in Saudi Arabia. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with ... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 08:55

$62.00
159571

WINSTON CHURCHILL Car Accident That Could Have Changed History 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941305231

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1931 * Winston Churchill hit by car in Manhattan * Accident that could have changed the World The front page has a one column heading: "CHURCHILL INJURED BY AUTO IN 5TH AV." with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were th... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 08:54

$38.00
159569

Early TELEVISION Invention to America Father of TV John L. Baird 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372160478606

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1928 * John Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions Page 21 has small one column headings: "Plans Television Program" "J. L. Baird Expects to Broadcast for First Time in September" See image for text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 08:50

$37.00
159520

1st RADIO RESCUE AT SEA Marconi Wireless 1909 RMS Republic SS Florida Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372158846511

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, January 25 and 26, 1909 * 1st ever radio rescue at sea (historic) * RMS Republic & the SS Florida collision A pair of issues reporting on the collision between the steamers Florida & Republic in thick fog off Nantucket. A distress call was issued on the new Marconi radio device, the first recorded for the rescue of a ship, resulting in the saving of around 1500 lives. See the photos for the various column heads at the top of each issue. Each is complete in 12 pages, partially loose at the spine, but in nice condition. It is fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends January 04, 2018 15:21

$46.00
159489

1989 SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE w/ Photos Palo Alto California Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372157731131

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENINSULA TIMES TRIBUNE, Palo Alto, California, Oct. 18, 1989 * San Francisco earthquake The dramatic headline appears at the very top, above the title: "KILLER QUAKE" with two large color photos and another headline: "Death Toll Put at 271". More photos and text inside. Great to have this report from a city very close to the disaster. Complete in 46 pages with all 6 sections, just a bit of fold & margin wear.

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Ends January 03, 2018 15:43

$29.00
159479

LAMPASAS TX Texas Mother's Day Sulphur Creek Flash FLOOD Disaster 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391939640851

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, May 13, 1957 * Lampasas, Texas flood disaster * Racing diver Alfonso de Portago * Guidizzolo, Lombardy, Italy disaster Near the bottom of the front page is a three column heading: "Wall Collapses, Texas City Flooded" (see) Also a two column heading: "Auto Race Tire Mishap Claims 12 Lives In Italy" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 03, 2018 15:29

$38.00
159440

Explorer FLOYD COLLINS Becomes Trapped in Sand Cave MAMMOTH 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154186672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1925 * Floyd Collins becomes trapped (1st report) * Sand Cave, Mammoth Cave, Kentucky The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Landslide Traps a Kentucky Cave Owner; 200 Men Work Vainly 36 Hours to Free Him". (see) First report coverage on cave explorer, Floyd Collins, becoming trapped in a narrow crawl way within the Sand Cave at the Mammoth Cave system in Kentucky. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning, a few binding slits along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:40

$57.00
159439

BELLANCA COLUMBIA Clarence Chamberlin Atlantic AIRPLANE Flight 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154184163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1927 * 1st Tranatlantic flight of the Columbia * Wright-Bellanca WB-2 airplane * Clarence Chamberlin & Charles Levine * Charles Lindbergh finishes European visit The front page has a nice banner headline: "BELLANCA PLANE HOPS OFF AT 6:04 A. M. ON FLIGHT TO EUROPE; CHAMBERLIN AND LEVINE PILOTS, AIM FOR BERLIN OR ROME; LINDBERGH, AGAIN FETED IN PARIS, STARTS FOR HOME TODAY" with subheads and illustration of Chamberlain. (see) Much more on the followings pages. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On June 4, 1927 The Columbia took off on its transat... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:35

$52.00
159437

BLOODY SUNDAY EVE Belfast Ireland Irish War of Independence RIOTS 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154181078

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1921 * Bloody Sunday - day of violence * Belfast, Northern Ireland * Irish War of Independence The top of the front page has a one column heading: "KILL 15, WOUND 100, IN BELFAST RIOTING ON EVE OF TRUCE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Belfast's Bloody Sunday in Northern Ireland during the Irish War of Independence. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, small binding slits along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:31

$45.00
159436

WORLD SERIES New York Yankees CHAMPIONS vs. Mil. Braves Baseball 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154177302

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 10, 1958 * 1958 World Series of baseball (final game) * New York Yankees vs. Milwaukee Braves The front page has a five column headline: "YANKEES WIN SERIES, TOPPLE BRAVES 6-2" with subheads, related photo and box scores. (see) Much more in the sport's section (page 32) with loads text. \ Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1958 World Series was a rematch of the 1957 Series, with the New York Yankees beating the defending champion Milwaukee Braves in seven games for their eighteenth title, and their seventh in ten years. With that victory, the Yankees became only the ... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:28

$57.00
159435

FRITZ VON OPEL Early Rockets Rocketeer Rocketry Propulsion Tests 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937653798

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, October 13, 1929 * Fritz von Opel * Early rockets - rocketry Page 4xx of this section has a three column headings: "ROCKET MOTOR POINTS WAY TO REACH MOON" "Von Opel's Meteoric Flight Renews the Hope of One Day Penetrating space Beyond the Ozone...." with smaller subheads and three related photos. Lengthy text here. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 22 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. source: wikipedia: Fritz Adam Hermann Opel, since 1918 von Opel (4 May 1899 - 8 April 1971), was the only child of Wilhelm von Opel, and a grandson of Adam Opel, founder of the Opel Company. He is remembered mostly fo... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:27

$42.00
159434

BEER HALL PUTSCH Bavaria Munich Germany Early ADOLPH HITLER Coup 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154169839

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1923 * Beer Hall Putsch (1st report) * Early Adolph Hitler * General Erich Ludendorff The top of the front page has a nice five column headline: "REICHWEHR TROOPS CRUSH BAVARIAN REVOLT; LUDENDORFF AND HITLER TAKEN, NOW MISSING" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 2. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:25

$62.00
159433

Very early ALBERT EINSTEIN Physics & his Theory of Relativity 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937651931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 7, 1919 * Very early Albert Einstein * Theory of Relativity fame The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "GIVEN THE SPEED, TIME IN NAUGHT" with subheads that include: "If Man Moved with the Velocity of Light He Might Remain Unchanged for 1,000 Years" "THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY" and more with smaller subheads. Lengthy text takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:22

$62.00
159432

Best NEW YORK YANKEES Win World Series Game 2 w/ Babe Ruth HR 1927 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937650713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 8, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees win World Series (game 2) * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The top of the first column of the front page reports the results of the 3rd game of a 4-game World Series, with: "YANKS ROUT PIRATES, RUTH HITTING HOMER; PENNOCK INVINCIBLE" and several subheads including: "New York Wins Third Straight, 8-1..." "Babe's Mighty Smash in 7th Inning With Two On Climaxes Six-Run Rally." and more. The article begins: "It won't be long now. The 1927 world's series is rapidly tottering to a lopsided finish...". Coverage carries over to two of the sports pages wi... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:20

$88.00
159431

CURTISS ROBIN ST. LOUIS Airplane Monoplane Flight Endurance Record1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154156939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 24, 1929 * Airplane endurance record flight * Curtiss Robin monoplane airplane The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ST. LOUIS FLIERS SET ENDURANCE RECORD; KEEP ON INTO NIGHT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy article continues on page 3 with 3 related photos. (see) Coverage on the airplane endurance record flight on the Curtiss Robin "St. Louis" flown by Dale Jackson and Forest O'Brine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:18

$42.00
159429

USS S-4 Submarine Sinking U.S. NAVY Collision Sinks Disaster 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937646678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 18, 1927 * USS S-4 (SS-109) submarine sinking The top of the front page has a four column headline: "SUBMARINE S-4 SINKS WITH 40 ABOARD IN DEEP WATER OFF PROVIDENCE; HIT BY DESTROYER, WHICH IS BEACHED" with subheads and related photo. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:13

$42.00
159428

Best & Historic NEW YORK YANKEES Very 1st World Series Game 1921 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154152433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 6, 1921 * New York Yankees 1st ever World Series game * Babe Ruth's second year w/ Yanks vs. Giants * Best title to be had ? very rare as such The top of the front has a one column heading: "YANKS WIN, 3 TO 0; MAYS CURBS GIANTS; RUTH BATS IN A RUN" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section with box scores. Loads of text. This was game 1 of the 1921 World Series and more importantly the very 1st World Series game the Yankees participated in making this a very historic and rare item. And what better title to have than the famous New York Times. Complete with all 34 pages, a little light staining, some spine wear, generally good.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:11

$145.00
159390

CHARLES LINDBERGH Tropics Airmail Airplane Flights Puerto Rico 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936512452

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1929 * Charles Lindbergh tropic airmail flights * Puerto Rico - Haiti - Dominican Republic The top of the front page has one column headings: "LINDBERGH, IN 3 HOPS, VISITS TWO CAPITALS, REACHES PORTO RICO" "Makes Stops at Port au Prince and Santo Domingo in Flight From Cuba" "Spends Night At San Juan" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:22

$40.00
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