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169228

Great Mohandas MAHATMA GANDHI ARRESTED by British Bombay India 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534584415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 5, 1930 * Gandhi arrested - The Mahatma * Great headline for display (unusual) The front page has a a great banner headline: "BRITISH JAIL REBEL GANDHI" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 12, 2019 15:02

$67.00
169225

Actor CLARK GABLE & Actress Carole Lombard MARRIED Weds Marry 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534580018

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 30, 1939 * Actor Clark Gable * Actress Carole Lombard * Marriage - wedding The front page has a one column heading: "Gable Marries Miss Lombard in Elopement" Related photo is on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:57

$42.00
169223

Best MANDEVILLE ZENGE Love Triangle Murder GUILTY Life 1935 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192971785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 19, 1935 * Mandeville Zenge guilty (1st report) * Love triangle murder of Dr. Walter Bauer The front page has a great banner headline: "ZENGE CONVICTED; GETS LIFE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. Nice to have from the city where it happened. Rare as such. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:56

$45.00
169222

HIDEKI TOJO Imperial Japanese Army General EXECUTION Hanging 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192971431

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 24, 1948 * Hideki Tojo hanged (1st report) * World War II Japanese criminals Page 2 has one column headings that include: "TOJO CRIED 'BANZAI' AWAITING GALLOWS" "He and 3 Others Gave Triple Hail for Emperor and Japan...." (see) First report coverage on the execution of top Japanese officials including Hideki Tojo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:56

$42.00
169221

Best (2) JFK John F. Kennedy & Oswald ASSASSINATION 1963 Dallas Texas Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192970235

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: Here is a terrific pair of issues on the assassination of John F. Kennedy from the city where it happened. Both issues are THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS from Texas. Note: While we do offer each of these issues as stand-alone items, purchasing them as a set will enable you to take advantage of a discounted price. You get the November 23, 1963 edition which is a quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. Two line bold banner headline reads: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of "John F. Kennedy" and a smaller photo of Lyndon Johnson. Lots of related news and photos inside as ... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:55

$240.00
169219

Nice V-E DAY Germany Surrenders Quits Headline World War II WWII 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534577487

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO HERALD AMERICAN, May 7, 1945 * Germany Surrenders * War in Europe ends The front page features a very dramatic and displayable announcement: "GERMANY SURRENDERS" dropped out of a black background, beneath which in red ink is: "AND NOW---ON TO JAPAN!" Large photo of "Supreme Allied Commander Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower" on the ftpg. as well. Complete in 20 pages, several folds, generally nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:54

$76.00
169217

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Airplane Flight WELCOME HOME Photos 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192968996

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1938. * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? * Welcome home - New York Harbor The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CORRIGAN ACCLAIMED HERE IN NOISY HARBOR GREETING; GETS CITY WELCOME TODAY" with subheads. (see) Page 3 has a banner headline: "New York Welcomes Corrigan as He Returns, by Ship, From 'California' Flight" with nice pictorial. 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 sub... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:53

$90.00
169216

Best AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Ends Prison Term at Alcatraz 1939 Chicago IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534575854

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Jan. 8, 1939 * Gangster Al "Scarface" Capone" * Ends term at Alcatraz (The Rock) * Best title to be has (rare) The front page has a great banner headline: "MOVE AL CAPONE TO NEW JAIL" with subheads. (see) Nice for display and terrific to have in this famous Chicago publication, rare as such. Complete 1st section with all 24 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:52

$78.00
169215

F. DONALD COSTER Phillip Musica Italian Swindler SUICIDE Death 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534574891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 17, 1938 * Phillip Musica - F. Donald Coster * Italian swindler suicide death in NYC * McKesson & Robbins scandal of 1938 The front page has a great banner headline: "GREAT SWINDLE STORY TOLD" with subheads. Nice for display. More on pages 2 & 3. Full back page pictorial with another banner heading as well. Also nice for display. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine. wikipedia notes: Philip Mariano Fausto Musica (1877 – December 16, 1938), also known as F. Donald Coster, was an Italian swindler whose criminal career spanned pa... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:51

$47.00
169214

Gangster JASMES BELCASTRO King of the Bombers CONVICTED 1933 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534574338

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 10, 1933 * James "Mad Bomber" Belcastro convicted * "King of the Bombers" - Pineapple Primary fame * Chicago Outfit gangster - best title to be had The front page has a five column heading: "Jury Convicts 'King of the Bomber'" with subheads. (see) Photo of Belcastro is on page 17. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality new... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:51

$56.00
169213

Great U.S. PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer Liquor Return MAINE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534573311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 12, 1933 * Prohibition ends in Maine * Beer returns - legal liquor The front page has a great banner headline: "MAINE WET AFTER 82 YEARS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to capture the flavor of this infamous period in American history. Co... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:49

$77.00
169212

Great Very 1st NCAA COLLEGE BASKETBALL Championship Oregon Ducks 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192967133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 28, 1939 * Very first "March Madness" NCAA basketball championship, 1939 * Oregon Ducks defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes The front page of section 2 (sports) has a great banner headline with reporting on the final game of the very first NCAA basketball championship ever held: "OREGON WINS NATIONAL BASKETBALL TITLE" with subheads and stat chart. Nice for display. A rare opportunity for a newspaper account of the very first NCAA basketball championship. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, ... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:48

$127.00
169211

Great GANGSTER GANGLAND Era Bank Robbery Headline Photos 1933 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192966620

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 14, 1933 * Great gangland era robbery headline The front page has a great banner headline: "7 SEIZE BANK; LOOT VAULTS" with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to capture the flavor of this infamous period in America... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:47

$44.00
169210

ELMER LAYDEN Four Horsemen Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football HIRE1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192966316

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, sport's section only, December 10, 1933 * Elmer Layden becomes Notre Dame head coach * The Four Horsemen fame - NCAA college football The front page of this section has a banner headline: "LAYDEN'S FIRST INTERVIEW: TELLS POLICIES" with subheads. (see) Also a nice pictorial with heading: "Old Horseman Takes Up The Reins" Nice for display. Coverage on Elmer Layden being named the new Notre Dame Fighting Irish college football team head coach. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:47

$42.00
169202

Jewish Mobster DUTCH SCHULTZ NYC Beer Baron SHOT Assassination 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534566832

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 24, 1935 * Arthur Dutch Schultz Flegenheimer shot * Early report as he was not officially dead yet * Great headline for display (unusual) The front page has a great banner headline: "N. Y. GANG WAR; 1 DEAD, 4 SHOT" with subhead: "'Dutch Schultz' Is Wounded in Jersey Ambush" Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:40

$88.00
169176

Historic JEWISH HOMELAND Jews Warren G. Harding PALESTINE Resolve 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372533515959

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1922 * America approves Jewish Homeland in Palestine * President Warren G. Harding signs resolution Page two has an historically significant report on the establishment of a Jewish homeland, albeit quite inconspicuous. Headed: "Harding Signs Palestine Motion", the report notes in part: "President Harding signed today the joint resolution adopted by the Senate & House expressing American approval of the restoration of Palestine as a Jewish homeland..." with a bit more (see). This event was called the Lodge-Fish Resolution. As a bit of background, President Warren Harding expressed support for a Jewish home in Palestine stating: "It is impossible for one who has studied at all the ser... See More  

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:49

$290.00
169175

1st JEWISH SUPREME COURT JUSTICE Louis Brandeis Judaica Jews 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192317085

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO HERALD, June 2, 1916 * Louis D. Brandeis takes office * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice The front page has a column headed: "Brandeis Wins Confirmation by Vote of 47 to 22". The article includes: "The nomination of Louis D. Brandeis of Boston to the United States Supreme Court...was confirmed by the senate today by a vote of 47 to 22. ..Mr. Brandeis will be the first Jew to occupy a seat on the Supreme bench..." with more (see). A very notable report in Judaica history. Sixteen pages, small binding holes at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:48

$157.00
169174

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNING Texas ? 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192316775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 25, 1932 * Ending of Prohibition in Texas ? * Beer - liquor returning ? * Great headline for display The front page has a great banner headline: "TEXAS OFF DRY BAND WAGON" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:47

$52.00
169173

GREEN BAY PACKERS vs. New York Giants NFL Football Game 1929 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192316396

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 25, 1929. * Green Bay Packers * New York Giants * NFL football classic The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "GREEN BAY BEATS GIANTS, 20-6; RETAINS PRO LEAD" with subheads and lineups. (see) 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 11, 2019 15:46

$52.00
169172

Aviator RICHARD E. BYRD 1st Flight over SOUTH POLE Antarctic 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372533512206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 30, 1929. * Richard Byrd 1st to reach South Pole * Great 1st report in this famous title The front page has a great banner headline: "SOUTH POLE CIRCLED BY BYRD" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 2 with related map. A few photos are on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 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 January 11, 2019 15:45

$62.00
169171

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish vs. Northwestern FOOTBALL Knute Rockne 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192315673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 only (sports), November 24, 1929 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Year of national championship * NCAA college football The front page of this section has a great banner headline: "NOTRE DAME'S LONG RUNS ROUT N. U., 26 TO 6" with subheads, lineups and large photo with captions. Nice for display. First report coverage on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish's win over the Northwestern Wildcats. The Irish would end the year as national champions, lead by legendary coach Knute Rockne. Complete section 2 only with all 8 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 January 11, 2019 15:44

$47.00
169170

IBN SAUD Abdulaziz Saudi Arabia Monarch Conquers YEMENI War 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372533511256

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 4, 1934 * King Ibn Saud conquers Yemen * Saudi-Yemeni War - Saudi Arabia The front page has a one column heading: "DESERT WARRIOR CRUSHES RIVAL KING IN ARABIA" with subhead and small related map. (see) First report coverage continues on page 6 with a larger related map. Photo of Saud is on the back page. Compete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:44

$57.00
169169

DUST BOWL Midwest Wind Storm Farming Crops Lost SEVERE DROUGHT 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192314744

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 11, 1934 * Dust bowl storm * Dirty thirties The front page has a great banner headline: "CITY CHOKED BY DROUGHT DUST" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. More on page 2 with related map. A few related photos are on the back page. Nice to have from this famous publication near the middle of the country. Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:42

$45.00
169167

Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Hunted in Chicago POST Little Bohemia Lodge 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372533508102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 1, 1934 * Outlaw John Dillinger now in Chicago IL * The city where he would be killed * Post Little Bohemia Lodge shootout * Best title to be had (rare as such) The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "DILLINGER AND 3 DISARM 3 POLICE, ESCAPE IN SUBURB" with subhead and photo of Dillinger's father and niece. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on ve... See More  

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:39

$67.00
169166

Best FLORENCE KLINGENSMITH Woman Aviator Pilot Air Racer KILLED 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372533507745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1933 * Florence Klingensmith killed * Woman aviator - air racer * Founding member of Ninety-Nines The front page has a great banner headline: "GIRL RACING PILOT IS KILLED" with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. Great to have from the city where it happened, rare as such. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:38

$45.00
169117

MIGUEL FLETA Spanish Operatic Singer & Tenor Spain DEATH 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372532016108

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1938 * Miguel Fleta death (1st report) * Spanish Operatic tenor * Iberian opera singer The top of the front page has a one column picture of Miguel Fleta and heading: "Miguel Fleta, Tenor, One In Opera Here" with subhead. (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 with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2019 09:26

$37.00
169097

Rare UPTON SINCLAIR End Poverty in California Movement 1935 Campaign Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190946050

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL EPIC NEWS, Los Angeles, Oct. 28, 1935 * Author Upton Sinclair * End Poverty in California movement * Rare campaign newspaper Upton Sinclair was one of the nation's most noted authors in the early part of the 20th century as well as one of the nation's best known Socialists. His 1934 campaign for governor of California has been called "The Campaign of the Century." One of the most dramatic and influential contests in California history, it helped change the political landscape of the nation. Begun during the depth of the Depression, his plan called for the state take over farms and factories that had been idled in the economic crisis and create a vast network collective farm colonies and cooperative factories... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:37

$26.00
169096

Great AUBURN NY New York PRISON Riot Auburn Correctional Facility 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190945887

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 29, 1929 * Auburn Correctional Facility * Prison riot of 1929 The front page has a nice five column headline: "CONVICTS RIOT, PUT TORCH TO AUBURN PRISON; 1,700 BATTLE GUARDS FIVE HOURS, WOUNDING 4; TWO MUTINEERS KILLED, 4 ESCAPE OVER WALL" with subheads and photo. (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, small binding holes along the left margin, very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:36

$42.00
169095

1st WOMEN'S AIR DERBY "Powder Puff" Airplane Race MARVEL CROSSON 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190945717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 20, 1929 * 1st Women's Air Derby begins * "Powder Puff Derby" * Marvel Crosson's crash & death * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (halfway) The front page has a one column heading: "WOMAN DERBY FLIER IS LOST IN ARIZONA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first Women’s Air Derby during the 1929 National Air Races, commonly known as the “Powder Puff Derby”, was the first official women-only air race in the United States. Nineteen pilots took off from Santa Monica, California, on August 18, 1929 (another left the next day). Fif... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:36

$42.00
169094

ALBERT EINSTEIN Theory of Relativity Lecture 1st Visit to America 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372531242906

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1921 * Early Albert Einstein * 1st visit to America * Theory of Relativity lecture Page 12 has one column headings: "EINSTEIN EXPLAINS FALLACY OF ETHER" "Space Without Electromagnetic Fields Has No Characteristics, He Tells Students" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light browning, some margin wear, mainly along the spine, generally good.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:35

$45.00
169093

THEODORE WILLIAM RICHARDS Harvard University Chemistry DEATH 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190945339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1928 * Theodore William Richards death * 1st American Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry * Harvard University - atomic weights - elements The top of page 29 has a one column heading: "HARVARD CHEMIST, T. W. RICHARDS, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Theodore William Richards, the first American scientist to receive the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. 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 60 pages, slits along the left margin, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:35

$40.00
169092

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372531242201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIAMI NEWS, Florida, Nov. 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 SLAIN" "Johnson Our President" in huge letters on the front page, as the pagination implies this is a complete issue with pages 1-4, although the "regular" edition would certainly have been much lengthier. Page 3 is filled with photos of John F. Kennedy's life. A very dramatic same-day report, uncommon with East Coast newspapers (most are dated Nov. 23). Complete in 4 pages, light pinkish in color, minor margin wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:34

$67.00
169091

DUTCH HARBOR Alaska Attacks BATTLE OF MIDWAY Prelude World War II 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372531241749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, EXTRA, June 4, 1942. * Dutch Harbor, Alaska * Japanese planes * Battle of Midway eve * Front leaf only The front page has a very nice headline: "JAP ATTACK ON ALASKA" with subheads and map. Front and back leafs only (4 pages total), nice for display as such.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:33

$34.00
169090

TY COBB & Babe Ruth Baseball Hall of Fame 1st Year Cooperstown NY 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372531241399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 3, 1936 * Ty Cobb & Babe Ruth enter baseball's Hall of Fame * The Georgia Peach rated # 1 * 1st Cooperstown, New York induction The front page of section 2 (sports) has a two column heading: "Ty Cobb Is Voted No. 1 in Baseball's Hall of Fame" with photo of Cobb. (see) A historic first report on the inaugural baseball hall of fame inductions which included the big names in the sport up until that time. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:33

$52.00
169089

GREAT MISSISSIPPI FLOOD Fort Smith Arkansas & More Disaster 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190944378

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1927 * The Great Mississippi River flood * Fort Smith, Arkansas & more The front page has a one column heading: "25,000 ARE HOMELESS, 12 DEAD IN FLOODS" with many subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete section only with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:32

$40.00
169088

HUEY LONG Kingfish Louisiana Senator Longest Senate Speech Ever 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372531239812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 13, 1935 * Louisiana Senator * Huey Long 15 1/2 hour speech to the Senate * Longest ever (1st report) The front page has a great banner headline: "HUEY LONG SPEAKS 15 HOURS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. First report coverage on Louisiana Senator Huey Long's 15 1/2 hour senate speech which is the longest ever. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:31

$45.00
169087

Great CINDERELLA MAN James Braddock Heavyweight BOXING TITLE Win 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372531239517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 14, 1935 * Cinderella Man famous upset win (1st report) * Famous heavyweight boxing title fight * James Braddock vs. Max Baer The front page has a great banner headline: "BAER LOSES TO BRADDOCK" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Much more in the sport's section with headings, round by round description and photo of Braddock. More related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:31

$127.00
169057

JEAN HARLOW Movie Film Actress & Sex Symbol SWIMSUIT Photos 1935 Old Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188914149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Picture Section Only, June 2, 1935 * Actress & sex symbol Jean Harlow * The swimsuit issue of the 1930's ? The front page of this section has 4 large photos showing actress Jean Harlow sporting various swimsuits of the day with text underneath each. Nice for display. Complete picture section only with 6 page, a few small binding holes along the spine, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2019 15:00

$35.00
169056

GEORGE WEYERHAEUSER Lumberman J.P. Tacoma WA KIDNAPPING Freed 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188913948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 2, 1935 * George Weyerhaeuser kidnapping * Tacoma, Washington (freed) * Alvin "Creepy" Karpis ?? The front page has a great banner headline: "BOY HOME; TELLS HIS STORY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage continues on pages 2 & 3 with various photos. Karpis was suspected in the kidnapping but it turned out that he had nothing to do with it. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 06, 2019 15:00

$42.00
169055

Great END OF PROHIBITION ? in Gangster Infested Chicago HEADLINE 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527906042

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 7, 1932 * Prohibition coming to an end ? * Illegal beer & liquor to return * Gangster days are numbered The front page has a great banner headline that announcing: "REPEAL DRY LAW!--JOHN D. JR." with subheads. (see) Photo of Rockefeller on the back page. Not a historical event here but a very nice issue for display regarding the upcoming end in prohibition. When it comes to nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether ha... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2019 15:00

$44.00
169054

Best TERRY "MACHINE GUN" DRUGGAN Valley Gang Mobster Boss 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527905737

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 27, 1931 * Terry "Machine Gun" Druggan * Irish-American mobster - gangster * Valley Gang leader - Chicago gangland * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "U. S. TRACES 'DRUGGAN PLOT'" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:59

$67.00
169052

Best CHICAGO CUBS World Series at Wrigley Field Opening Day PHOTOS1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527904348

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 5, 1938 * Chicago Cubs vs. New York Yankees * World Series of baseball opening day * Great back page pictorial of the players * Best title to be had (very rare as such) The front page has a terrific banner headline: "SERIES OPENER DRAWS 43,000" with subheads. Nice for display. The front page of section 2 (sports) has another banner headline and a few related photos. And perhaps the best of all is a full back page pictorial showing the starting players and head coaches for each team. A great issue from the home of Wrigley Field. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:57

$97.00
169051

JOHN DILLINGER Bank Robber & Evelyn Frechette's Affair 1934 Chicago IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527903543

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 17, 1934 * re. bank robber John Dillinger * Girlfriend Evelyn Frechette w/ photo * About 2 months prior to his death The front page has a one column heading: "Sleuth Tells of Girl's Life with Dillinger" with small photo of Evelyn Frechette. (see) Dillinger would be assassinated in Chicago about two months later. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very hig... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:56

$52.00
169050

BABE RUTH Retires as a Baseball Player BOSTON BRAVES Yankees 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188911318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 3, 1935 * Babe Ruth retires as baseball player * Boston Braves - MLB baseball The front page has a five column headline: "Babe Ruth Quits; So Boston Fires Him" with subhead. (see) Nice to have on the front page as most publications report this within the sport's pages. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:56

$87.00
169049

Post JACK ZUTA ASSASSINATION Al Capone & Bugs Moran Gangland War 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188910598

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 22, 1930 * Chicago gangland war * George 'Bugs' Moran * Al 'Scarface' Capone * re. Jack Zuta's assassination The front page has a nice banner headline: "EMPTY ZUTA BOX; NEW NAMES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Lengthy text continues on the following page. Photos of two check facsimiles are on the back. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hangi... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:55

$47.00
169048

CHICAGO GANGLAND CRISIS Gangsters & Politicians in Crime Alliance 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527902218

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, August 5, 1928 * Gangsters - gangland - underworld * Chicago crime & politics alliance The front page of this section 8 only has a nice banner headline: "CRIME-RIDDEN CHICAGO FIGHTS THE GANG; Vigilantes in the Role of a Crime Commission Are Making a Determined Effort to Break Up the Alliance Between Politics and the Criminal Element Whose Trade Is Murder, Corruption and Intimidation" with smaller subheads and 2 related illustrations. Coverage on the recent unrest in Chicago's gangland crisis about 7 months prior to the St. Valentine's Day Massacre. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Eighteen pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:55

$44.00
169046

GANDHI Mohandas Mahatma SALT MARCH Satyagraha Ends in Dandi India 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527899835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, April 6, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Salt march (salt satyagraha) ends * Dandi, India The front page has a one column heading: "Gandhi Defies Britain; Makes Salt in India" (see) Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:52

$47.00
169045

SOVIET UNION FAMINE Russia Ukraine Joseph Stalin 4,000,000 Deaths 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527898339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 25, 1933 * Soviet famine of 1932-33 * 4,000,000 estimated deaths The front page has a great banner headline: "SOVIET HUNGER HORRORS TOLD" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Coverage continues on page 2 with related photo. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:49

$45.00
169044

MAHATMA GANDHI Untouchables Campaign Fast Unto Death HEALTH ISSUE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188907322

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY DEATH, August 24, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi health problems * Campaign against untouchability * Fast unto death ending * Great headline for display (rare) The front page has a great banner headline: "FAST PERILS LIFE OF GANDHI" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:49

$67.00
169042

LOU GEHRIG Consecutive Games RECORD New York Yankees Baseball 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527895922

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 18, 1933. * Lou Gehrig's consecutive games played record * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "Gehrig Breaks Record; Plays 1,308th Game" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:46

$44.00
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