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170790

BATTLE OF BLAIR MOUNTAIN Mingo Co. West Virginia Civil Uprising 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240084367

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 26, 1921 * Battle of Blair Mountain * Logan County, West Virginia The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TERROR IN MINE AREA AS 4,000 ARMED MEN MOVE AGAINST MINGO" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the beginning of the Battle of Blair Mountain in the coal regions of West Virginia. 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, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:46

$46.00
170789

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Modern Mains Electricity DEATH 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240083635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 8, 1943. * Nikola Tesla death (1ST REPORT) * Father of Radio & Physics * From the city where it happened The top of page 14 has a one column heading: "NIKOLA TESLA, INVENTOR, DIES AT AGE OF 85" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Much on World War II. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:45

$110.00
170788

Famous WINSTON CHURCHILL Wartime Speech re. Royal Air Force 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601720815

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 21, 1940 * Famous Winston Churchill speech * "Never was so much owed by so many to so few" * Leon Trotsky attacked The front page has a one column heading: "BRITONS URGE CLOSE TIE, EVEN UNION, WITH U. S." with subhead. (see) This was his famous "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few" speech. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with a front page page report of Leon Trotsky being attacked with a axe. He would die of his wounds the next day. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:45

$45.00
170787

LEON TROTSKY Marxist Theorist & Red Army Founder ASSASSINATION 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601720245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 22, 1940 * Leon Trotsky assassination * Soviet Union Red Army founder * Marxist Theorist The front page has a great banner headline: "ACCUSE GPU AS TROTSKY DIES" with subheads. Nice for display. Article continues on page 2 with photo. Three more related photos are on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:44

$52.00
170786

BATTLE OF BRITAIN London Airplane Bombings NAZIS 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240080691

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, August 23, 1940 * Battle of Britain * London bombings * WWII Nazi bombers The front page has a great banner headline: "NIGHT RAIDERS BOMB LONDON" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:43

$40.00
170785

D-DAY INVASION U.S. Marines Invade France Beaches 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240079976

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, June 6, 1944 * D-Day invasion of France (1st report) * World War II German defense The front page has a banner headline: "Allied Armies Smash Across Channel; Invasion Beachheads on French Coast" with photos of Eisenhower and Montgomery. Related map and telegram of the announcement of the invasion as well. (see) Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins with small address label, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:43

$72.00
170784

GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER Death w/ photo BLACK Scientist Educator 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240079405

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 6, 1943 * Dr. George Washington Carver death * Black scientist & educator * Born into slavery The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "CARVER, SLAVE WHO BECAME A SCIENTIST, DIES" with subhead and small photo of Carver. First report coverage on the death of George Washington Carver. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:43

$72.00
170782

LEND-LEASE Program Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR SIGNS INTO LAW 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601718985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 12, 1941 * Lend-Lease program signed into law * President Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * World War II military aid abroad The front page has a nice banner headline: "LIST NAVY SHIPS FOR BRITAIN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on FDR signing the Lend-Lease program which gave military aid any country which would be helpful to the security of the United States. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:42

$42.00
170781

Second Battle of EL ALAMEIN Egypt World War II Erwin Rommel Loss 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240077753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 5, 1942 * Second Battle of El Alamein * World War II Egypt - Africa * Erwin Rommel defeated The front page has a nice banner headline: "'COMPLETE VICTORY' IN EGYPT" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. More on page 3 with 2 related maps. Two related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:41

$44.00
170780

FRENCH NORTH AFRICA Operation Torch INVASION Algiers 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601718494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, November 8, 1942 * Operation Torch * French North Africa * Capture of Algiers, Algeria The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "AEF INVADES AFRICA" with subheads and photo of Eisenhower. Nice for display. Related map on page 5. (see) First report coverage on Operation Torch, the British-American invasion of French North Africa. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:41

$45.00
170779

General GEORGE PATTON Slaps Soldier & Apology in 1943 Old World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240076430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 24, 1943. * General George Patton slaps soldier * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "GEN. PATTON'S FULL STORY!" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Lengthy text continues on page 2 with a few photos. Photo of the private that claimed he was slapped by Patton is on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:40

$98.00
170778

ST. FRANCIS DAM Disaster Los Angeles CA San Francisquito Canyon 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601717841

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 14, 1928 * St. Francis dam disaster * Los Angeles California area The front page has a nice banner headline on the famous St. Francis Dam break with: "FLOOD DEATHS NEAR 1,000" with subheads. Nice for display. More on pages 2 & 3 with related photo. Five more related photos and map are on the back page. (see) The St. Francis Dam break was very controversial: see the Wikipedia information below. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Three minutes before midnight on March 12, 1928, the St. Francis Dam catastrophically failed, less than 12 hours after Mulholland had inspected and declared it safe. There were no eyewitnesses to the dam's collapse, but... See More  

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:40

$82.00
170777

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Jack McGurn CHARGED Al Capone Hitman 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240075186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day massacre arrest * Jack McGurn - Al Capone trigger man Page 7 has one column headings that include: "MURDER CHARGES LODGED IN CHICAGO" "McGurn and Fanelli, Alleged Gang Gunners, Are Accused of Killing Moran's Seven Men" "15 Others Still Hunted" and more. (see) First report coverage on the murder indictment of Al Capone henchman, Jack McGurn, for his role in the St. Valentine's Day massacre. Interesting report here which mentions Louis Rolfe, a "blonde alibi" woman which would become a key figure into the investigation that would ultimately prevent McGurn from prosecution. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in nice c... See More  

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:39

$44.00
170774

Day of PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Ratified BEER LIQUOR Goes Dry 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601715810

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, January 15, 1919 * Prohibition (beer, liquor) * 18th Amendment ratified (day of) * 3/4 of the states needed will be met The front page has a two column heading: "NATION-WIDE PROHIBITION NEAR AT HAND; STATES VOTES TODAY" with subheads. (see) On this day voting would formally ratify the 18th amendment to the Constitution & causing Prohibition to take effect the next year. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, a little margin wear more so along the spine/1st column, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:36

$37.00
170772

ROBERT F. KENNEDY RFK Senator Shot DEAD Killed 1968 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601715202

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, June 6, 1968 * Robert F. Kennedy shot dead * Sirhan Bishara Sirhan The front page has a headline: "Kennedy Dead; Family at Bedside" and more with 2 related photos. More on the following pages. Complete in 80 pages, tabloid-size, a little margin wear with a few small tears, generally good.

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Ends March 17, 2019 16:36

$40.00
170719

MICHAEL COLLINS Irish Free State ASSASSINATION Republican Army in 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372599609155

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Pennsylvania, Aug. 23, 1922 * Michael Collins assassination * Irish Republican Army leader * Irish Free State The top of the ftpg. has a two column head: "Murder Of Collins Leaves Ireland In Sorry Plight" with subhead: "Irish Leader Was Killed in Ambush While Inspecting His Army" and more. Michael Collins was a leading figure in the struggle for Irish independence.

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:42

$48.00
170717

(3) Jewish LEO FRANK Trial Mary Phagan Atlanta Ga MURDER Case 1913 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372599608053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, a trio of issues dated July 28, 30, and Aug. 5, 1913. * Leo Frank murder trial Each issue has content on the controversial Leo Frank murder trial, the July issues on the front page and the Aug. 5 issue has page 2 content. One column headlines with somewhat brief reporting (see). Each issue is complete, foxing at the fold, expected toning, and partially loose at the spine. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:41

$56.00
170706

Best HENRY FONDA Hollywood Movie Film Actor DEATH 1982 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372599603772

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 12, 1982 * Henry Fonda death (early 1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actor * "The Grapes of Wrath" fame * Best title to be had ? The ftpg. has a 2 column heading: "Henry Fonda Dies Peacefully at 77, Wife at His Side" with two photos. The article carries over to page 3 with 4 more related photos. (see) Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry as well as from the city where he died. The complete first section only with pages 1-20, nice condition.

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:35

$98.00
170705

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS vs. New York Yankees World Series Baseball 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392238447170

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, October 9, 1926 * New York Yankees vs. St. Louis Cardinals * World Series of baseball (game 6) The top of the front page has a four column headline: "CARDINALS VICTORS, 10 TO 2; LAST TILT TOMORROW IN N. Y." with subhead, lineups and Inning by inning description. 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 March 15, 2019 16:34

$42.00
170704

TOM MIX KILLED Westerns Film Movie STAR Actor CAR ACCIDENT 1940 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392238446458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, October 12, 1940 * Western actor Tom Mix killed * Arizona car accident (1st report) The top of the front page, above the masthead has a nice banner headline announcing: "TOM MIX KILLED IN AUTO" with subhead and small photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of famous Western movie actor, Tom Mix. Great to have this death report in a title from the capital of the entertainment industry at the time. First section only with 24 pages, this issue has damage with various tears, and margin wear, nice for display as such. Sold as is.

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Ends March 15, 2019 16:34

$44.00
170681

BATTLE OF KASSERINE PASS Tunisia Campaign Africa World War II 1943 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372599227836

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 26, 1943 * Battle of Kasserine Pass - Tunisia Campaign - Africa * 1st major battle between American & German forces The top of the front page has a five column headline: "AMERICANS TAKE KASSERINE GAP" with subheads and related map. (see) First report coverage on the Battle of Kasserine Pass during the Tunisia Campaign. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 38 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 15, 2019 09:53

$52.00
170674

The Great NEW YORK CITY BLACKOUT World Trade Center w/ Photo 1977 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598556221

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1977. * Rare issue from the famous New York City blackout This is an unusual issue which was published the day of the "black out" in New York City. A note on the front page explains that * This is a special blackout edition... which had to be taken to the Hackensack "Record" presses across the river in New Jersey to be printed, with other details of this special edition noted. The only photo on the front page shows the New York City skyline in darkness, however the World Trade Center is eerily lit up (see photo). This is the complete 40 page issue in nice condition save for some browning at the central fold.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:51

$24.00
170673

ALICE IN WONDERLAND Lewis Carroll Manuscript Sold w/ Hargeaves 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598555942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 4, 1928 * Alice in Wonderland manuscript * Sold in auction for America * Author Lewis Carroll * Alice Liddell Hargreaves The top of the front page has a one column heading: "'ALICE' MANUSCRIPT, A BRITISH TREASURE, BOUGHT FOR AMERICA" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with illustration of Chapter 1 and small photo of Hargreaves as a little girl. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:50

$44.00
170672

JEROME KERN Show Boat Musical Theater Composer Fame DEATH 1945 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392237561349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 12, 1945 * Jerome Kern death (1st report) * Show Boat musical composer fame Page 21 has one column headings that include: "JEROME KERN DIES; NOTES COMPOSER, 60" "Creator of Many Outstanding Stage and Screen Melodies, Including 'Show Boat' Music" "'Ol' Man River' A Favorite" and more with photo of Kern. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the "rag edition", printed on very high quality newsprint for libraries & other institutions, nice condition.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:50

$42.00
170670

United STEEL WORKERS Pittsburgh & More STRIKE January 20, 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392237560809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, January 20, 1946 * Great strike wave of 1945-1946 * Steel workers begin pickets The front page has a great banner headline: "BIG STEEL TIEUP UNDER WAY" with subheads. More on the following pages with 3 related photos. Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:49

$42.00
170669

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball 3 HRS Home Runs w/ Photo 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392237560635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 1933 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * New York Yankees baseball * Late in his career The sport's section (page 16) has a four column headline: "Yanks Sweep Double-Header With Detroit" with subheads that include: "RUTH HITS 3 HOMERS AS YANKS TAKE TWO" and more with photo of Ruth swinging the bat and another showing Lou Gehrig stealing second base. (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 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:48

$48.00
170668

TOM HARMON Michigan Wolverines College Football LOST 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598553108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 5, 1943 * Tom Harmon lost during World War II * Michigan Wolverines Heisman trophy winner * NCAA college football star The front page has a one column heading: "Tom Harmon Reported Lost in Air Battle" Photo of Harmon is on the front page of section 2 (sports). See images for 1st report coverage on Michigan Wolverines football star, Tom Harmon, going missing during World War II. He would be rescued by anti-Japanese Chinese guerrillas. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:48

$42.00
170667

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame vs. Army "Win one for the Gipper" GAME 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598552956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 10, 1928 * Army vs. Notre Dame college fottball (pre-game news) * Coach Knute Rockne - 'Win one for the Gipper' fame The front page of section 2 (sports) has a two column heading: "'It Can Be Done' Spirit Grips Notre Dame; Army Is Ready" with lineups. (see) This was the game that had Notre Dame as big underdogs and was famous for Knute Rockne's famous 'Win one for the Gipper' speech at halftime. Notre Dame would pull off the upset in the second half. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:47

$45.00
170666

GENERAL DOUGLAS MacARTHUR Supreme Commander Pacific Color PORTRAIT1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392237558804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 19, 1942 * General Douglas MacArthur color portrait * Supreme Commander, Southwest Pacific Area The back page has a nice color portrait of General Douglas MacArthur with heading: "SUPREME COMMANDER OF S. W. PACIFIC" (See) Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In March 1942, MacArthur, his family and his staff left nearby Corregidor Island in PT boats and escaped to Australia, where MacArthur became Supreme Commander, Southwest Pacific Area. Upon his arrival, MacArthur gave a speech in which he famously promised "I shall return" to the Philippines. After more ... See More  

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:47

$40.00
170665

NAZI Saboteurs in America ARREST Operation Pastorius 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598552535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 28, 1942 * FBI Agents Grab Several Accomplices of Eight Nazi Saboteurs; Others Sought * German Agents, Landed to Blast U.S. Plants The front page has a great banner headline: "U-BOATS LAND SPIES; 8 SEIZED" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 9 with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 14 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:46

$47.00
170663

BATTLE OF MIDWAY ENDS w/ Japanese Navy Defeated WORLD WAR II 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598547643

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 8, 1942 * Battle Of Midway ends w/ win * Japanese vs. American Navy * World war II original - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "MIDWAY BATTLE ENDS--NIMITZ" with subheads. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 28 pages, light toning and a few small tears at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:41

$82.00
170661

BATTLE OF MIDWAY Japanese Carriers Warships Sunk Loss1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598545258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE June 29, 1942 * Post Battle Of Midway results * United States Navy vs. Imperial Japanese Navy * Details of Japanese loss coming to light The front page has a one column heading: "Japs' Midway Loss: 10 Ships and 275 Planes" (see) Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:37

$40.00
170660

Gregory PAPPY BOYINGTON Combat Pilot Fighter Ace LOST MIA 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598544912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 7, 1944 * Pappy Boyington missing in action * United States Marine Corps fighter ace * World War II combat pilot - Flying Tigers The front page has a great banner headline: "ACT LOSS; DOWNED 26 JAPS" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Related photos are on page 2. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:36

$44.00
170658

WINSTON CHURCHILL We Shall Fight on the Beaches Speech 1940 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392237542359

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 5, 1940 * Winston Churchill famous speech * 'We Shall Fight On The Beaches' * World War II - WWII The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "CHURCHILL CALLS ON AMERICA TO HELP FIGHT NAZIS" with subhead. (see) This is 1st report coverage on Winston Churchill's famous speech, 'We Shall Fight On The Beaches'. Text includes: "We shall fight on the beaches, the landing grounds, in the fields, in the streets and on the hills" and "We shall never surrender". Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:35

$47.00
170657

JIMI HENDRIX Best Rock Guitarist Fame Singer Drug Overdose DEATH 1970 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392237491929

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, September 19, 1970 * Jimi Hendrix dies in London of apparent drug overdose * One of the best (if not the best) guitar players of all time The front page has a small one mention with an accompanying photo announcing the death of the beloved guitarist, Jimi Hendrix. Page six has the 3-column heading: "Rock Star Jimi Hendrix Dies in London; Age 27", with supporting text (see images). Hendrix stands among only a few whose names are synonymous with the cultural shift of the 1960's. The newspaper is complete in 22 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 14, 2019 15:28

$175.00
170636

JACK DEMPSEY The Manassa Mauler BOXING Heavyweight Champion DEATH 1983 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597456027

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 1, 1983 * Boxer Jack Dempsey death * "The Manassa Mauler" * 1920's boxing champion The front page has a nice banner headline: "Jack Dempsey Dies at 87" with subhead and photo. (see) Nice for display. Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside with another photo. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 13, 2019 16:33

$62.00
170635

GLENN MILLER Big Bandleader Goes MISSING Airplane World War II 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597455786

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 25, 1944. * Glenn Miller goes missing (dead) * Airplane crash (probable) * Big band bandleader - swing era Page 3 has a small and somewhat discrete report headed: "Maj. Glenn Miller, Leader Of Air Force Band, Lost In Flight" with small photo. (see) World War II news of the day with much on the Battle of the Bulge containing a nice front page banner headline. (see) Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 13, 2019 16:33

$52.00
170634

LYNCHING OF WILLIE EARLE Greenville SC South Carolina Lynched MOB 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597455559

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 18, 1947 * Lynching of Willie Earle * Greenville, South Carolina The top of page 16 has a one column heading: "UNMASKED MOB LYNCHES [BLACK] HOLDUP SUSPECT" with subhead and small related map. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Willie Earle at Greenville, South Carolina. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The lynching of Willie Earle took place in Greenville, South Carolina on February 16, 1947 when Willie Earle, a 24-year-old black man, was arrested, taken from his jail cell and murdered. It is considered the last racially motivated lynching to ... See More  

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Ends March 13, 2019 16:33

$44.00
170633

F-82 MUSTANG Fighter Airplane Flight RECORD Honolulu to New York 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597455276

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 28, 1947 * North American F-82 Twin Mustang * United States Air force Fighter airplane * Robert E. Thacker record flight The front page has a nice banner headline: "HAWAII PLANE NEARING U. S." with subhead and small photo. (see) Nice for display. See below for description of this aviation event. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On 27 February 1947, a P-82B 44-65168 named Betty Jo and flown by Colonel Robert E. Thacker made history when it flew nonstop from Hawaii to New York without refueling, a distance of 5,051 mi (8,129 km) in 14 hr 32 min (347.5 ... See More  

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170632

BATTLE OF THE BULGE STARTS GermanTanks Belgium GEORGE S. PATTON 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597454592

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 23, 1944 * Battle of the Bulge starts * World War II Belgium * Tanks - General Patton The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "[GERMANS] ACROSS LUXEMBURG! (sic); 10 MILES TO FRENCH BORDER" with subheads. Nice for display. More on pages 2 & 3 with related map. Coverage near the beginning of the famous Battle of the Bulge. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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170631

BATTLE OF GREECE Italy Invasion Greco-Italian WWII 1940 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392236587473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 29, 1940 * Battle of Greece begins * Italy invasion of Greece * Greco-Italian War The front page has a great banner headline: "ITALIANS HALTED BY GREEKS" with subheads. Nice for display. Two related maps are on the back page. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$47.00
170630

CHERBOURG FRANCE Alllies Capture LIBERATE World War II Post D-Day 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597454109

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 26, 1944 * Cherbourg, France captured * Post D-Day - Normandy landings * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "CHERBOURG CAPTURED" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 7 with related map. (see) Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$62.00
170629

BATTLE OF THE PHILIPPINE SEA Mariana Islands Pacific World War II 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392236586273

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 22, 1944 * Battle of the Philippine Sea * Mariana Islands * Pacific War A nice banner headline announces: "ATTACK JAP BATTLE FLEET" and subheads. (see) Nice for display. Coverage continues on page 2 with related map. This was the last of five major 'carrier-vs.carrier' engagements with Japan.. Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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170628

1st B-29 SUPERFORTRESSES Bombers Japan Mainland Attack 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392236585934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 17, 1944 * B-29 Superfortresses * Bombing mainland Japan (1st time) * World War II - WWII The front page has a banner heading: "Tribune Man Sees B-29s Bomb Japan " with subheads. (see) Complete with 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On 15 June 1944, 47 B-29s launched from Chengdu, China, bombed the Imperial Iron and Steel Works at Yawata Japan. This was the first attack on Japanese islands since the Doolittle raid in April 1942. The first B-29 combat losses occurred during this raid, with one B-29 destroyed on the ground by Japanese fighters after an emergency landing in ... See More  

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$42.00
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PRINCE FUMIMARO KONOE Konoye Facing Arrest SUICIDE Death Japan 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597453230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, December 16, 1945 * Fumimaro Konoe suicide death * Post World War II - eludes arrest The front page has a nice banner headline: "PRINCE KONOYE ENDS LIFE" with subhead and small photo. Nice for display. First report coverage on the suicide of the Prime Minister of Japan and founder/leader of the Taisei Yokusankai. Complete issue, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine with some wear, generally nice.

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170626

RHYTHM CLUB FIRE Dance Hall Natchez MS Holocaust Disaster Negroes 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597452890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 24, 1940 * Rhythm Club fire disaster (1st report) * Natchez, Mississippi - Negroes * Dance hall holocaust The front page has a great banner headline: "100 DIE IN DANCE HALL FIRE" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage on the fire at the Rhythm Night Club which would kill 209. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$62.00
170624

JAMES H. DOOLITTLE Very 1st BLIND Airplane Flight & Wall Street 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392236584733

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1929 * Aviator James H. Doolittle * 1st blind airplane flight * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has one column headings that include: "'BLIND' PLANE FLIES 15 MILES AND LANDS; FOG PERIL OVERCOME" "Doolittle In Successful Test Takes Off and Alights Without View of Ground" "Instruments Only Guide" and more. (see) First report coverage on the very first "blind flight" by James H. Doolittle. Also on the front page is a two column heading: "Stock Leaders Sag in Wave of Liquidation; 863 Issues, a Record, Dealt In on Exchange" (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash that was less than 30 days away ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Comple... See More  

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$48.00
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FOURMILE (Pineville) KY Bell County Kentucky Coal Mine EXPLOSION 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597451930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 27, 1945 * Straight Creek Coal Company * Belva No. 1 mine disaster * Fourmile, Bell County, Kentucky The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIRE IN MINE; FEAR 30 DEAD" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$45.00
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1ST EVER MOON CONTACT Celestial Body U.S. Army Radar Belmar NJ 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372597451660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 25, 1946 * 1st contact with the Moon * Unites States Army Radar * Belmar, New Jersey The front page has a great banner headline: "U. S. RADAR REACHES MOON!" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage on the very first contact with a celestial body by humans on Earth. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$52.00
170621

USS REUBEN JAMES Destroyer 1st WWII U.S. Warship Sunk by Enemy 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392236578942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 1, 1941 * USS Reuben James sunk * 1st American warship casualty in WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "SAVE 44 OF DESTROYER CREW" with subheads. Nice for display. Article continues on page 7 with photo of the warship and few more of the crew. Coverage on the sinking of the USS Reuben James, the 1st U.S. warship casualty of World War II. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine with some wear here as well, a few small archival mends, generally good.

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Ends March 13, 2019 16:18

$44.00
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