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THREE MILE ISLAND Dauphin County Nuclear Plant Meltdown Accident 1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371846944702

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 29, 1979 * Three Mile Island incident * Nuclear power plant The front page reports on the Three Mile Island nuclear accident with: "Radiation Is Released in Accident At Nuclear Plant in Pennsylvania" with a ftpg. photo of the facility. The article carries over to an inside page with 2 additional photos and a map (see). The Three Mile Island accident was a partial nuclear meltdown that occurred on March 28, 1979 in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. It was the most significant accident in U.S. commercial nuclear power plant history. The incident was rated a five on the seven-point International Nuclear Event Scale (see hyperlink). The complete issue with all 4 sections,... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2017 15:19

$54.00
151522

Historic SPINDLETOP Gusher Beaumont TX Texas Oil Field Discovery 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371846942518

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA DAILY BEE, Nebraska, January 16, 1901 * Discovery of oil in Beaumont, Texas * Beginning of the Great Spindletop oil well Although discoveries were made in various locations long before this date, this discovery--to be known as Spindletop--marked the emergence of the oil industry at a time when the automobile and other industries were experiencing rapid growth, coinciding with the need for this new product. The discovery of oil in Beaumont, Texas, was the beginning of the oil industry in Texas. When the well struck on January 10, 1901 it would gusher uncontrollably for 8 days before being capped. (see hyperlink for more) Near middle of the front page is a report headed: "People ... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2017 15:15

$158.00
151520

Thomas F. MANTELL UFO INCIDENT Flying Saucer Disk Airplane DEATH 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371846940005

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1948 * Thomas F. Mantell * UFO incident (1st report) Page 11 has one column headings: "FLIER DIES CHASING A 'FLYING SAUCER'" "Plane Explodes Over Kentucky as That and Near States Report Strange Object" 1st report coverage on the Mantell UFO incident in Kentucky. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 22, 2017 15:09

$72.00
151519

1934 ZOO Robert Moses Central Park Manhattan New York City OPENS 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391685265044

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1934 * Central Park Zoo opens * Robert Moses The top of the front page has a two column heading: "New Zoo Opens, Al Smith Gets Job As Honorary Night Superintendent" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light even toning, nice condition.

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Ends February 22, 2017 15:07

$38.00
151515

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391685260258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flight across the Atlantic Ocean * Airplane "Friendship" Page 14 has one column headings: " MISS EARHART BUYS LADY HEATH'S PLANE" "Plans Tour of America in the Machine That Flew From Cape Town to England" and more with two photos. (see) Coverage on Amelia Earhart being the guest of honor in England just after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2017 15:00

$48.00
148828

COCOANUT GROVE Nightclub Boston FIRE Holocaust Disaster 1942 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391604306087

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Kansas, December 1, 1942. * Cocoanut Grove nightclub fire * Worst nightclub disaster in U.S. history * 492 would be the total dead The front page has a one column photo of the busboy that accidental started the fire at the Cocoanut Grove nightclub in Boston. Page 3 has a two column heading: "Investigators Probe Into Boston 'Flash Fire' That Took at Least 484 Lives" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 21, 2017 14:28

$33.00
151485

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Win NFL Football Championship Philly Blizzard 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371844496035

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 20, 1948 * Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Cardinals * NFL football championship title game * "Philly Blizzard" at Shibe Park * 1st ever televised NFL title game The sport's section (page 19) has a two column headline: "Eagles' Palms Warmed By Shares Of $1,540" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Chicago Cardinals. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, a few small binding holes along spine with minimal text loss, otherwise good.

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Ends February 19, 2017 13:35

$37.00
151484

RINGGOLD LA Bienville Parish Louisiana NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371844495235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 20, 1933 * Nelson Nash, Negro lynching - hanging * Ringgold, Bienville Parish, Louisiana Page 4 has one column headings: "MOB LYNCHES NEGRO IN LOUISIANA SLAYING" "Police Say Prisoner Confessed Killing of Bank Cashier, Who Died Protecting His Wife" First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Nelson Nash in Ringgold, Louisiana. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2017 13:33

$44.00
151483

WINSTON CHURCHILL Iron Curtain Speech Fulton MO Missouri 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682892733

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, March 6, 1946 * Winston Churchill - Iron Curtain Speech * Fulton MO Missouri The top of page 6 has a three column heading: "Churchill Rips Reds and Urges Anglo-U. S. Pact to Keep Peace" with photo. (blurry) (see) First report coverage of Winston Churchill giving his famous "Iron Curtain' speech in Fulton, Missouri. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 the prima... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2017 13:31

$46.00
151482

TETSUZAN NAGATA Imperial Japanese Army General ASSASSINATION 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682889849

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1935 * Tetsuzan Nagata assassination * Imperial Japanese Army general * Aizawa incident victim The front page has a one column heading: "JAPANESE GENERAL KILLED BY COLONEL" with subheads. (See) First report coverage on the assassination of Tetsuzan Nagata, general in the Imperial Japanese Army. 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 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 the primary subsc... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2017 13:26

$33.00
151480

Matador MANOLETE Bullfighting KILLED Gored by Bull 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371844490557

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 30, 1947 * Manolete gored and killed - bullfighter * Manual Laureano Rodriguez Sanchez * Miura bull Islero - bullfighting Page 7 has a two column heading: "Manolete, 30, Dies After Goring by Bull; All Spain Mourns Her Greatest Matador" with photo of Manolete. (see) First report coverage on the goring and death of Spain's most famous bullfighter, Manolete. See images for text here. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen cont... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2017 13:23

$48.00
151479

HJALMAR SCHACHT Anti Nazis Adolph Hitler SPEECH Jews Jew-Baiting 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682886346

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1935 * Dr. Hjalmar Schacht speech * National Socialist Party campaign * Jew-baiting - Jewish persecution The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DR. SCHACHT LASHES NAZIS' JEW-BAITING AS DAMAGING TRADE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 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 the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2017 13:22

$33.00
151478

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Europe Jews 1944 WWII Newspaper NAZIS Atrocities


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682884702

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time * Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations Page 5 has one column headings: "NAZIS BAR RESCUE OF 1,350 ORPHANS", "Refuse Safe-Conduct for Ship to Carry Jews Whose Parents Were Murdered in Balkans". See images 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 holoca... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2017 13:20

$47.00
151458

DRESDEN Germany Bombings 8th Eighth Air Force (8 AF) 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843782446

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 15, 1945 * Bombing of Dresden Germany * RAF & United States Air Force bombers * World War II - WWII The front page features a banner headline that reads: "8,000 PLANES BATTER NAZIS CLOSE TO 2 FRONTS; DRESDEN HIT THRICE AS RUSSIANS MOVE ON IT" with subheads and related map (see images). Note: The bombings were made to try to end the war as quickly as possible so the Allies could focus on Japan. The decision to make these bombings happen was very controversial as many German civilians were at risk of being killed. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, more so along botton right margins, g... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:26

$44.00
151457

WILLIAM MULHOLLAND Los Angeles Calif. Water Supply Builder DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682034038

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1935 * William Mulholland death (1st report) * Los Angeles water supply infrastructure The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "MULHOLLAND DEAD; FAMOUS ENGINEER" with subheads. (see) 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 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 the prima... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:25

$33.00
151456

THE JEWISH HOLOCAUST Jews & Catholics Persecution Joesph Goebbels 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682025742

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1935 * The Jewish Holocaust * Joseph Goebbels The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GOEBBELS WARNS OF GREATER DRIVE ON FOES ON NAZIS" with subheads that include: "Jews, Catholics, Protestants, Masons and Foreign Press Attacked by Minister" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very ... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:22

$34.00
151455

FEDERAL MUSIC PROJECT Nikolai Sokoloff FDR New Deal Creation 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682024880

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 4, 1935 * Federal Music Project * New Deal Program * Nikolai Sokoloff * Franklin D. Roosevelt The top of the front page has a two column heading: "18,000 Musicians to Get Jobs In Federal Arts Relief Program" with subhead. (see) Article continues inside with photo of Nikolai Sokoloff. First report coverage on the creation of the Federal Morusic Project, part of the New Deal program during the great depression. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:20

$33.00
151454

GREEK PATRIARCH METAXAKIS Meletius IV of Constantinople DEATH 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682024005

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30 1935 * Meletius IV of Constantinople * Greek Patriarch of Alexandria * Emmanuel Metaxakis death The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "GREEK PATRIARCH, 65, DEAD IN EGYPT" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 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 the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:19

$33.00
151453

SOCIAL SECURITY ACT Bill Ratification Passes Senate Vote FDR 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843775526

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1935. * Social Security bill ratification * Passes Senate vote & to be signed * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR The top of the front page has a two column heading announcing: "Social Security Bill Voted; Will Benefit 30,000,000" with subhead. (see) Page 4 has a summary of the benefits. 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, 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 s... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:18

$37.00
151452

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA Revolt & WWI Fame Returns to England 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682019654

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1929 * T. E. Lawrence returns to England * World War I - Arab Revolt & more fame The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Lawrence of Arabia Hides in London; Flees Reporters on Arriving From India" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, a few binding slits and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:15

$37.00
151451

MIKE TYSON Heavyweight Boxing Champion 10-Year Sentence for RAPE 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682018734

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE INDIANAPOLIS NEWS, March 26, 1992 * Heavyweight boxer Mike Tyson * 10 year Sentencing for rape * Best title to be had ? The front page has a banner headline: "Tyson gets 10-year term" with subhead and photo. (see) More on page 2. First report coverage on Heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson being sentenced for the rape of Desiree Washington. Nice to have from the city where the trial and verdict took place. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:14

$34.00
151450

Jewish Mobster DUTCH SCHULTZ NYC Beer Baron Tax Evasion Acquittal 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843771419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1935 * Arthur Dutch Schultz Flegenheimer acquitted * Jewish-American gangster tax evasion trial The top of the front page has two column headline: "SHULTZ IS FREED; JUDGE EXCORIATES JURY OF FARMERS" with a subheads. (see) Lengthy first report continues inside. 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 36 pages, rag edition, a few light stain spots of the front page (see), minor spine wear, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:12

$40.00
151449

THE JEWISH HOLOCAUST Jews & Catholics Persecution Julius Streicher1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682016129

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 31, 1935 * The Jewish Holocaust (early) * Julius Streicher - antisemitism The top of the front page has a three column headline: "NAZIS WIDEN RELIGIOUS WAR; U. S. REGRETS PERSECUTIONS; BERLIN PROTESTS RIOT HERE" with subheads that include: "Anti-Semitism Is Gaining" and more. (see) Much more on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edi... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:11

$34.00
151448

ABYSSINIA CRISIS Conflict Ethiopians Attack Italians 1935 Original Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682015100

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 29, 1935 * Abyssinia Crisis heightens * Kingdom of Italy * Empire of Ethiopia The top of the front page has a three column headline: "ETHIOPIANS ATTACK ITALIANS IN DARKNESS, KILLING FORTY; EMPEROR REPLIES TO LEAGUE" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on pages 6 & 7 with related map. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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 the primary subsc... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:09

$33.00
151446

WILT CHAMBERLAIN Philadelphia Warriors Basketball 100-POINT GAME 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682012502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, March 3, 1962 * Wilt Chamberlain's famous 100 point game * Philadelphia Warriors basketball team Page 5 has a one column heading: "100 Points For Wilt In One Titlt" First report coverage on Wilt Chamberlain's famous 100 point game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, good condition.

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:06

$62.00
151445

Humorist WILL ROGERS & Aviator Wiley Post Airplane Crash DEATHS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391682009661

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 20, 1935 * Will Rogers & Wiley Post * Airplane crash - deaths The top of page 17: "BODIES OF FLIERS REACH CALIFORNIA" with subheads and two related photos, one of the wreckage and the other of the Eskimo that told the story. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2017 15:03

$33.00
151444

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA Arab Revolt Fame Motorcycle Crash DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681999172

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 20, 1935 * Lawrence of Arabia death * Thomas Edward Lawrence The top of page 9 has one column headings that include: "LAWRENCE'S LIFE EXTOLLED BY KING" "He 'Gratefully Recognizes His Distinguished Services' in Message of Sympathy" "He Calls Death Untimely" and more with smaller subheads. Other news, sports and various 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 the primary subscribe... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 14:50

$40.00
151443

ALCATRAZ ISLAND PRISON RIOT The Rock San Francisco California 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843751241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 4, 1946 * Alcatraz Island prison riot * San Francisco Bay "The Rock" The front page has a three column headline: "ALCATRAZ BATTLE PRESSED, 'DEAL' DENIED TO CONVICTS; 2 GUARDS DEAD, 13 INJURED" with subheads. (see) Related photos on page 3. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 3 with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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 s... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 14:47

$42.00
151429

LADY PIRRIE DEATH Wife of RMS Titanic Shipbuilder Lifeboats # ? 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681634637

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 20, 1935 * Lady Pirrie death (1st report) * Wife of RMS Titanic shipbuilder The top of page 19 is a one column heading: "LADY PIRRIE DEAD; HEADED SHIP FIRM" with subheads and photo. (see) She was the wife of William Pirrie, 1st Viscount Pirrie. He was a Irish shipbuilder who was responsible for the small number of lifeboats aboard the RMS Titanic. He claimed the ship was unsinkable. 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 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high perc... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:31

$33.00
151428

JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Fight vs. Primo Carnera 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681632883

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1935 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing fight * vs. Primo Carnera The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LOUIS KNOCKS OUT CARNERA IN SIXTH; 60,000 SEE FIGHT" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 24 with banner headline, photos and round by round description. Nice to have in this famous NYC title especially since the fight was held in Yankee Stadium. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 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 subscri... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:30

$38.00
151427

ALBERT EINSTEIN Predicting the Jewish Holocaust ? in Speech 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681630921

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1935 * Albert Einstein warns public of Nazism * United Jewish Appeal dinner speech The top of page 13 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN FINS JUDAISM IN PERIL" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Albert Einstein speaking at a United Jewish Appeal dinner in his honor. 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 44 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. ... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:28

$33.00
151426

CARLOS GARDEL Argentine Actor Singer Tango Dance Legend KILLED 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843350425

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1935 * Carlos Gardel airplane crash death * Argentine singer, songwriter & actor * Tango legend The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MOVIE STAR AND 16 DIE IN PLANE CRASH ON COLUMBIA FIELD" with subheads that include: "Carlos Gardel and Ernesto Samper, American--Trained Pilot, Are Victims" and more. (see) First report coverage continues on page 6 with photo and 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 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:27

$33.00
151425

WIGGINS MISSISSIPPI Stone County NEGRO Lynching Lynched Hanging 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843349857

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 23, 1935 * Wiggins, Mississippi * Stone County MS * Negro lynching The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "NEGRO IS LYNCHED, ANOTHER WHIPPED" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:26

$34.00
151424

AL SCARFACE CAPONE Alcatraz Prison The Rock INSANITY Insane 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843349151

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 9, 1938 * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * Alcatraz federal prison "The Rock" Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that reads: "Al Capone Is Reported in Mental Collapse; Seen by Psychiatrist in Alcatraz Hospital" (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 40 pages, even toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:24

$49.00
151422

HELEN KELLER Teacher & Life Companion Anne Sullivan Macy DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681626701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 21, 1936 * Anne Sullivan Macy death (1st report) * Teacher and companion of Helen Keller Page 27 has one column headings that include: "MRS. MACY IS DEAD; AIDED MISS KELLER" "Teacher and Famous Blind and Deaf Pupil Associated Since They Met in 1887" and more with photo of Macy. (see) First report coverage the death of Annie Sullivan, companion of Helen Keller. Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. My guess is that the New York Times would be one of the very few publications to report this. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 54 pages, light even toning, generally nice.

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:21

$46.00
151421

AMELIA EARHART Autogyro Helicopter Airplane ALTITUDE RECORD 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843340778

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1931 * Autogyro plane altitude record * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart The front page has one column headings that include: "MISS EARHART SETS AUTOGIRO RECORD" "Altitude of 19,000 Feet, Highest Ever Made in a 'Windmill,' Is Registered in Pennsylvania" "Encounters No Trouble" and more. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with related photo. 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, 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 v... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:18

$44.00
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JAMES 'JIMMY' DOOLITTLE Made Army Brigadier General 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371843338836

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 24, 1942 * James 'Jimmy' Doolittle becomes a General * Post Doolittle raid on Japan * World War II - WWII Page 4 has a two column heading: "President Makes Doolittle a General, Has Navy Jump O'Hare 30 Numbers" with photo of James 'Jimmy' Doolittle. Interesting he received this honor just a few days after his famous air raid on Japan but weeks before the public knew he was involved. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 a high percentage of cotton & linen cont... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2017 07:17

$47.00
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Rare PLANO Kendall County ILLINOIS w/ Janesville Buildings Photos 1904 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842868987

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MYSTIC WORKER, Plano, Illinois, June, 1904 An interesting little paper which describes itself as: "...a social, fraternal and beneficial society, governed by a Supreme Lodge, having subordinate lodges in states & provinces near each other & of equal healthfulness...". Pages 1, 3, 7 & 8 contains nice photos of buildings in Janesville, Wisconsin, including the fire house & the YMCA. Eight pages, 11 by 15 12 inches, 3 small binding holes at the blank spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends February 17, 2017 15:32

$26.00
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CHARLES LINDBERGH Invents Perfusion Pump (Artificial Heart) 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391681046283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1935 * Charles Lindbergh & Dr. Alexis Carrel * Perfusion pump (artificial heart) invention * Albert Einstein gets Harvard honorary degree The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Carrel, Lindbergh Develop Device To Keep Organs Alive Outside Body" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the invention of the Carrel-Lindbergh perfusion pump, used to preserve organs outside the body. Lengthy text continues inside with photos of Lindbergh and Carrel. The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN AND MANN GET HARVARD HONOR" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Albert Einstein receiving a honorary degree at Harvard Univer... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2017 15:17

$39.00
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G-MEN Head MELVIN PURVIS John Dillinger Fame RESIGNS F.B.I. Agent 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391679757724

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1935 * Melvin Purvis resigns * John Dillinger's nemesis * FBI agent - G-Men The back page has one column headings: "PURVIS RESIGNS AS G-MAN LEADER" "Head of Chicago Bureau Says He Is Quitting for 'Purely Personal' Reasons" "NEMESIS OF DILLINGER" and more with photo of Purvis. (see) First report coverage on the resignation of famous G-Man head Melvin Purvis. 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 page, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issue... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:43

$56.00
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IVAN THE TERRIBLE Tsar of Russia TORTURE Chamber Found in Moscow 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391679754876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 1935 * Ivan the Terrible * Grand Prince of Moscow * 1st Tsar of Russia Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Ivan the Terrible's Torture Court Found Under Moscow by Excavators for Subway" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition. Source: Bio: On this da... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:42

$34.00
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WATKINS GLEN Finger Lakes Region Seneca County New York FLOOD 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842098569

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1935 * Watkins Glen flood (1st report) * Seneca County, New York * Finger Lakes region The top of the front page has a three column headline: "37 DEAD IN UP-STATE FLOODS, 7 MISSING, MANY HOMELESS; DAMAGE IS PUT AT $10,000,000" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 individual... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:40

$33.00
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PROSPECT PARK ZOO Menagerie Brooklyn New York City OPENING 1935 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842098026

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1935 * Prospect Park Zoo opening * Brooklyn, New York City The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Smith Decries 'Back-Alley Politics' Of La Guardia in Row With Moses" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the opening of Prospect Park Zoo continues on page 17 with 2 related photos. Probably only found in New York City publications. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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, lib... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:39

$33.00
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HANK O'DAY The Reverend Baseball Pitcher Umpire & Manager DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842097282

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1935 * Hank (Henry) O'Day death (1st report) * MLB baseball pitcher, umpire & manager The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "HENRY O'DAY DIES; BASEBALL UMPIRE" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 36 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 ... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:38

$33.00
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DANNO O'MAHONY Irish Pro Wrestling & EVA COO Murderer Execution 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842096919

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 28, 1935. * Danno O'Mahony, Irish professional wrestler * Eva Coo "The Mallet Murderer" electric chair The front page has a one column heading: "MRS. COO, SCARNICI ARE PUT TO DEATH" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 3 with photos of each. Page 27 has a one column heading: "O'MAHONEY TOSSES LONDOS IN BOSTON" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 February 16, 2017 15:37

$33.00
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Southern BUS SEGREGATION Montgomery Alabama Boycott Continues 1956 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842096450

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, April 25, 1956 * Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott * Integration ruling ignored by Negroes The front page has a one column heading: "TRANSIT SEGREGATION CONTINUES IN SOUTH" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, binding holes along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:36

$38.00
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FORT KNOX Kentucky Army Post Gold Bullion Depository Vault BUILD 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391679741749

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 29, 1935 * Fort Knox, Kentucky * United States Bullion Depository * Gold vault construction announcement The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Treasury to Build a Gold Vault At an Army Post in Kentucky" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:32

$37.00
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BEST JFK President John F. Kennedy Washington D.C. INAUGURATION 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371842084116

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING STAR, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1961 * John F. Kennedy inauguration (JFK) * w/ famous quote cited * Best title to be had ? Great to have this newspaper from the nation's capital with this banner headline: "Kennedy Sworn In, Bids for Peace" with subheads including: "Inaugural Talk Stresses U.S. Defense Intent" and "35th President Takes Office in Solemn Ritual". Also on the front page is the complete text of the: "Kennedy Speech", being his inaugural address, which carries over to page 4 where is found his famous quote: "...Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country..." (see). This is a same day report! Present is the complete first s... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:19

$93.00
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JOHN GOTTI Gambino Crime Family MOB BOSS Mafia GUILTY w/ Photos 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391679726347

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK POST, April 3, 1992 * John Gotti guilty verdict * Mobster Boss - Gambino crime family This famous tabloid newspaper has a great displayable front page heading and photo concerning mob leader John Gotti's guilty verdict which ended up being his last day of freedom in society. The front page has a great headline: "DON GONE" with: "Godfather guilty--faces life in prison" and more inside. Nice condition. 104 pages.

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Ends February 16, 2017 15:15

$57.00
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Great JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION Headline 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371841730827

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY MAIL, Anderson, South Carolina, November 22, 1963 * Terrific issue for display * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination I believe this to be an "extra" edition put out very quickly to announce: "KENNEDY IS SLAIN" in huge red letters on the front page with banner subhead and two related photos. (see) Incomplete issue containing the front and back page leafs of the 1st section only, great for display as such.

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Ends February 16, 2017 08:03

$52.00
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