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172461

BLACK SOX SCANDAL CASE Chicago White Sox World Series Baseball 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657290391

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, Sept. 30, 1920 * Chicago White Sox * Black Sox scandal * 1919 World Series vs. Reds The ftpg. has two column heads relating to the infamous "Black Sox" scandal: "Grand Jury Inquiry In Baseball Infamy Will Go Through To Finish" with subheads; "Reported That 2 More White Sox Players Are Ready to Disclose All" "Brooklyn Leader Enters Into Case" "Manager Robinson of Superbas Objects to Proposal to Question His Pennant Winners".

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:47

$52.00
172459

John SCOPES MONKEY TRIAL Evolution Dayton TN BRYAN Darrow 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657290157

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1925 * Scopes Monkey Trial * Dayton, Tennessee * William Jennings Bryan * Clarence Darrow The top of a front page column has heads on the famous Scopes "monkey" trial in Dayton, Tenn.: "DAYTON FORTIFIED AGAINST LAST SHOCK OF DARROW ATTACK" with subheads: "Fundamentalists Brace Themselves for Salvo of Scientists & Final Arguments" "Rival Chiefs Off For Day" "Darrow Lectures on Tolstoy at Chattanooga--Bryan at Pikeville Lauds State's Culture" "Defense Expects To Lose" "Appeal on Three Grounds is Ready for Filing--Scopes Would Go Back to Collebe for More Science". The text takes most of a column and continues on page 2. Complete in 32 pages, a few minor margin tears, generally nice conditio... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:46

$38.00
172458

Best TITANIC Epic Film Movie Leonardo DiCaprio Opening Week 1997 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282163253

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 24, 1997 * Best Titanic film advertisement * Grand opening week premiere * Leonardo DiCaprio & Kate Winslet A terrific issue on the opening week of the motion picture hit "Titanic" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic coverage ... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:45

$78.00
172457

AMELIA EARHART Airplane LOST over Pacific Ocean SEARCH AGAIN ? 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282161561

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 14, 1938 * Amelia Earhart lost at sea * Another search planned ? The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "NEW EARHART HUNT IN PACIFIC PLANNED" with subheads. (see) Amelia Earhart was lost just under a year earlier. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:43

$42.00
172456

ARAB-ISRAELI WAR State of Israel Jews Jewish Palestine CEASE-FIRE 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282161403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1948 * First Arab-Israeli War cease-fire * The War of independence * Israel - Palestinians The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BOTH SIDES ACCEPT TRUCE, BUT ARAB NOTE IS DELAYED; ISRAEL ORDERS CEASE-FIRE" with subheads. More inside with related map and photo. (see) Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 58 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:43

$62.00
172455

BABE RUTH & New York Yankees Opening Day Baseball Game HR PHOTO 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282161239

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1932 * New York Yankees opening day game * Babe Ruth's famous HR swing photo * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 13) has a banner headline: "Ruth and Byrd Hit Two Homers Apiece as Yanks Defeat Athletics in Opener" with subheads, box scores and 2 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth's famous swing of the bat. This was the opening day game for the 1932 baseball season. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:42

$68.00
172454

JEWISH SOLDIERS Revolutionary War Jews Congregation Shearith Israel 1939 NY News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657288726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1939 * Jewish soldiers honored - Jews * First Shearith Israel Graveyard * American Revolutionary War * Rabbi David de Sola Pool The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "JEWISH WAR DEAD OF 1776 EXTOLLED" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:41

$42.00
172453

MAD BOMBER George Metesky CAPTURE Arrest w/ Infamous Jail Photo 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657288613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 23, 1957 * Mad Bomber George Metesky * Capture & arrest w/ photo The front page has a seven column headline: "Nab 'Bomber' After 16-Yr. Hunt" with subheads and infamous photo of Metesky behind bars. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 2. First report coverage on the capture of the New York City 'Mad Bomber', George Metesky. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, library stamp within masthead, small binding holes along the spine/1st column which affects the mentioned report on the front page, otherwise very nice.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:41

$42.00
172452

Best AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Chicago Gangster Boss Beer Baron DEATH 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657288302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, January 26, 1947 * Al Capone death (1st report) * Chicago beer baron * Gangster - mob boss * Best title to be had (rare) The front page has a terrific banner headline announcing: "AL CAPONE DIES IN FLORIDA" with subhead. Very nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 12 with 2 related photos. A printing crease slightly affects the continuation here. (see) Great to have in the famous Chicago publication, very rare as such. Thirty-eight pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp along the last column of the front page, small binding holes along the spine, the mentioned crease on page 12, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:40

$425.00
172451

WARSAW POLAND Liberation by Soviets Russians in World War II 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657288100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 18, 1945 * Liberation of Warsaw Poland by the Russians The front page has a banner headline: "REDS PLUNGE THRU POLAND" with subheads that include: "RUSSIANS WIN WARSAW AND CITY NEAR SILESIA" and more. (see) Nice for display. Related map on the back page. (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. wikipedia notes: On January 17, 1945 - after the beginning of the Vistula–Oder Offensive of the Red Army - Soviet troops entered the ruins of the city of Warsaw, and liberated Warsaw's suburbs from German occupation. The city was swiftly taken by the Soviet Army, which rapidl... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:40

$44.00
172450

HUGO BLACK United States Supreme Court KKK Klux Klux Klan ? 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657287980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1937 * Hugo Black - American politician and jurist * Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court * Klu Klux Klan - KKK member ? The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SENATOR BLACK NOMINATED AS SUPREME COURT JUSTICE; QUICK CONFIRMATION BALKED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Hugo Black being nominated as Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Black was accused by many of being associated with the Klu Klux Klan. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:39

$45.00
172449

Historic NCs Curtiss Airplane Flying Boats TRANSATLANTIC Flights 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282160086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 20, 1919 * Curtiss NCs flying boats * Transatlantic flights The front page has a nice banner headline: "HAWKER AND GRIEVE, OCEAN FLIERS, MISSING; NC-4 STARTS AT 3 A. M. TODAY FOR LISBON; TOWERS TELLS HOW HE SAVED THE NC-3" with many subheads and related illustrations. (see) More on page 2. This event was very significant at the time, but was overshadowed just a few weeks later when Alcock & Brown made the first non-stop trans-Atlantic flight, and then of course the first non-stop solo flight by Lindbergh 8 years later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light toni... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:39

$52.00
172448

Rare CHRIST RETURNS End of the World Time Gospel Tract Society 1960? Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282159721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LAST NEWS - "Tomorrow's Headlines Today", "Midnite Message". This interesting "newspaper" was the product of The Gospel Tract Society as a piece to show what news reports might be like at the end of time on earth. the headline: "CHRIST RETURNS" "Millions Missing Around World" has a great wealth of related articles & heads in the 4 pages. No date is given but from the photo and other items I would guess around 1960. Nice condition, tabloid-size.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:38

$57.00
172442

WALKER CUP Amateur Golfers Match won by U.S. & Francis Ouimet 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282158060

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, May 18, 1947 * Walker Cup amatuer golf match * Francis Ouimet - United States win * Old course at St Andrews, Scotland The front page of this section has a nice banner healdine: "U. S. GOLFERS REGAIN WALKER CUP, BEATING BRITISH, 8-4" with subheads and related photo. (see images). First report coverage on the United States team defeating the British in the Walker Cup Match at the Old Course at St Andrews, Scotland. The U.S. team captain was Francis Ouimet. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:34

$37.00
172441

Whirlaway KENTUCKY DERBY Thoroughbred Horse Racing Triple Crown 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657285557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, May 4, 1941 * Whirlaway - horse racing * Kentucky Derby win (1st of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "70,000 WATCH WHIRLAWAY TAKE DERBY IN RECORD TIME" with subheads and related photos. (see) Nice for display. This was the 1st of 3 historic wins for the famed horse in the quest for the triple crown. Complete sport's section only with 10 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:34

$62.00
172440

LEONARD BERNSTEIN Symphony No. 1 JEREMIAH Philharmonic Debut 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657285365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1944 * Leonard Bernstein - conductor composer * Symphony No. 1 Jeremiah debut * New York Philharmonic This 38 page newspaper has one column headings on page 19: "BERNSTEIN SCORES IN OWN SYMPHONY" and "Conducts the Philharmonic in Premiere of 'Jeremiah'--Jennie Tourel Soloist". First report coverage on Leonard Bernstein's 1st symphony premiere at the New York Philharmonic. Great to have in this famed title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Leonard Bernstein's Symphony No. 1 Jeremiah was composed in 1942. Jeremiah is a programmatic work, following the Biblical story of the prophet Jerem... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:33

$42.00
172439

Best LETHAL WEAPON Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282157571

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 6, 1987 * Best "Lethal Weapon" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Buddy cop action film - Mel Gibson A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Lethal Weapon" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & ... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:33

$92.00
172438

JACK JOHNSON Negro Heavyweight Boxer Champion Boxing DEATH 1946 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282157357

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1946 * Heavyweight boxer Jack Johnson... * Death report... 1st report... Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that announces: "Jack Johnson Dies in Auto Crash; Ex-Heavyweight Champion Was 68" Quite a detailed report concluding on the back page with photo of Johnson. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 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. ... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:32

$67.00
172437

WILLIAM B. PARSONS First Subway in New York City Civil Engineer DEATH Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657283717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1932 * William B. Parsons death * American civil engineer * First subway in New York Page 21 has a one column heading: "GEN. W. B. PARSONS, ENGINEER, IS DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of William B. Parsons, American civil engineer who's claim to fame was New York City's very 1st subway. 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 & sturd... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:30

$38.00
172416

FEDERAL ANTI-LYNCHING BILL Causes Affray in United States Senate 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279686628

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 13, 1938 * The Federal Anti-lynching Bill * Causes uproar in the U.S. Senate * Southern Democrats furious The front page has a great banner headline: "LYNCH BILL SPLITS SENATE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:18

$44.00
172415

BENWOOD WV Marshall Co West Virginia Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279686495

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., April 29, 1924 * Benwood, West Virginia * Coal Mine explosion disaster The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BODIES OF 36 VICTIMS TAKEN FROM BENWOOD MILL MINE" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: Benwood was the location of the tragic 1924 Coal Mine Disaster. At approximately 7:05 AM EST on Monday, April 28, 1924, the coal mine of the Wheeling Steel Corporation's plant located in Benwood exploded, killing all 119 men who were working in the coal mine at the time, the majority of whom were immigrants of Polish, Italian,... See More  

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:18

$39.00
172414

NEW LONDON SCHOOL Texas Gas EXPLOSION & Amelia Earhart Flight 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279686386

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, March 19, 1937 * New London, Texas school explosion * Amelia Earhart around the World attempt * Lockheed Electra 10E airplane (1st stage) The front page has a great banner headline headline: "700 CHILDREN KILLED OR INJURED WHEN BLAST WRECKS TEXAS SCHOOL" with subheads and related map. (see) Nice for display. Also a one column heading: "AMELIA CLIPS 66 MINUTES OFF HOP TO HAWAII BY AIR" with subheads. (see) Complete with 40 pages, light toning and minor wear at the central fold and margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:18

$56.00
172413

LATERAN TREATY Benito Mussolini Holy See Papal Catholic PHOTOS 1929 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372655148379

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, February 24, 1929 * Benito Mussolini & Holy See * Temporal power restored (papal) * Roman Catholic Church * Full front page pictorial This rotogravure section has six front page photos regarding the Lateran Treaty being signed between the Kingdom of Italy (Benito Mussolini) and the Holy See. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 24 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:17

$38.00
172412

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Has Stroke Chicago Gangster Beer Boss Photo 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279686004

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 22, 1947 * Al 'Scarface' Capone has a stroke * Chicago beer baron * Gangster - mob boss * Best title to be had The front page has a one column heading: "Capone Rallies After Stroke in Florida Home" Photo of Capone on page 2. (see) He would die a few days later. Great to have in this famous Chicago publication, rare as such. 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 May 18, 2019 15:17

$52.00
172411

NAGASAKI JAPAN ATOMIC BOMBING World War II Ending Close 1945 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279685347

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 9, 1945 * Nagasaki Japan atomic bombing (1st report) * World War II - WWII coming to an end The banner headline announces the unleashing of the 2nd atomic bomb upon Japan: "2D ATOM BOMB RIPS JAPS!" with subheads that include: "NAGASAKI HIT; FLYERS REPORT GOOD RESULTS" and related color illustration. Nice for display. Related map on the back page. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally in nice condition..

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:16

$115.00
172408

SUPERMAN 1st Year Daily Comic Strip Joe Shuster 1939 McClure Newspaper Syndicate


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279683820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, October 4, 1939 * Superman B&W (comic strip) * 1st year of publication * Joe Siegel & Joe Shuster * New York Yankees * World Series (game 1) The feature is a first year printing of the "Superman" daily comic strip, which began in limited newspapers (through the McClure Newspaper Syndicate) on January 16, 1939. A separate Sunday strip was added on November 5, 1939. The daily strip had a story-line continuity which was separate from the weekly Sunday comic. These strips ran continuously until May 1966. In 1941, the McClure Syndicate had placed the strip in hundreds of newspapers. At its peak, the strip, featuring Superman, was in over 300 daily newspapers and 90 Sunday papers, with a rea... See More  

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:15

$58.00
172407

WINSTON CHURCHILL Resigns as British Prime Minister w/ Photos 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372655147217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 6, 1955 * Sir Winston Churchill * Resigns as Prime Minister * United Kingdom The front page has a four column headline: "Resignation of Churchill Clears Way For Eden to Take Over Today" with subheads and 2 related photos. Also a banner headline above the masthead: "Eden Slated to Become Prime Minister Today" (see). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:14

$52.00
172406

BABE RUTH to Sign 1 Year Contract New York YANKEES w/ Photo 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372655146964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1932 * Babe Ruth to sign 1 year contract * New York Yankees (day of) * Major League baseball MLB * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 25) has a one column heading: "RUTH DUE TO SIGN IN FLORIDA TODAY" with subheads and a nice photo of Babe Ruth w/ Manager McCarthy and Colonel Ruppert. (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 44 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:14

$42.00
172405

BLACK SOX SCANDAL World Series w/ Jewish Gamblers Indictments 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372655146809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, March 26, 1921 * Chicago Black Sox World Series scandal indictments * Jewish Gamblers Carl Zork and Benjamin Franklin The top of the front page has a two column headline: "WHITE SOX REINDICTED IN BASEBALL SCANDAL; 18 MEN TO FACE TRIAL" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the indictments of the master minds of the 1919 Black Sox World Series scandal. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:13

$47.00
172404

KID CHOCOLATE Wins Very 1st World Boxing Title for A CUBAN 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372655146669

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 16, 1931 * Kid Chocolate wins Junior Lightweight title * Very 1st Cuban World boxing champion The sport's section (page 24) has a one column heading: "CHOCOLATE VICTOR BY KNOCKOUT IN 7TH" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Kid Chocolate becoming the 1st world boxing champion from Cuba. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, irregular along the spine with some wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:13

$40.00
172402

LOU GEHRIG'S DISEASE Examined Prior to his "Luckiest Man" Speech 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372655146206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1939 * Lou's Gehrig's disease - Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis * Studied shortly before his famous "luckiest" speech The top of page 17 has a two column heading: "Gehrig Case Is Expected to Spur Research Into Baffling Malady" 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 34 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:12

$45.00
172401

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Battlefield Eternal Flame 75th Anniversary 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372655146035

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 4, 1938 * Battle of Gettysburg 75th anniversary * Eternal flame lite (1st report) * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR The front page has a one column heading: "ROOSEVELT DONS LINCOLN ARMOR AT GETTYSBURG" with subhead. Related photo on the back page. (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 20 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends May 18, 2019 15:11

$42.00
172392

Nice JAPAN SURRENDERS V-J Day World War II WWII Over PEACE in 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279502151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 15, 1945 * World War II ends * V-J day The bold banner headline announces: "GREAT WAR ENDS!" with a banner subhead: "Japs Will Surrender to Gen. M'Arthur" and various related subheads. There is also a small photo of: "Gen. MacArthur". Complete with both sections and 34 pages, good condition.

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Ends May 18, 2019 11:04

$67.00
172384

CHAIM WEIZMANN 1st Provisonal President STATE OF ISRAEL Zionist 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372654992864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, May 17, 1948 * Chaim Weizmann becomes 1st President of Israel * A very significant Judaica item The front page has a one column heading: "Dr. Weizmann First President Of Zion Council" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on Chaim Azriel Weizmann becoming the first president of the State of Israel. Other news of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 18, 2019 09:49

$62.00
172383

MISS ABLE & BAKER Monkeys Jupiter Rocket SPACE Flight Return 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372654992214

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, May 29, 1959 * Space monkeys Able & Miss Baker * 1st living beings returned from space alive This 30 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 7: "MONKEYS PASS TEST IN SPACE; NOW 'PERFECT'" and "Little Animals Blaze Trail For Man; Data Checked" Other news of the day throughout. Minor margin wear, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends May 18, 2019 09:47

$37.00
172382

GUS GRISSOM Mercury-Redstone 4 2nd U.S. Human Rocket SPACEFLIGHT 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372654992073

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 21, 1961 * Mercury-Redstone 4 Launch Vehicle * Astronaut Virgili. "Gus" Grissom * 2nd United States human spaceflight The front page has a nice banner headline: "GRISSOM TEST SETS STAGE FOR FULL-ORBIT SHOT NEXT" with subhead and 2 related photos. (see) More related photos on the back page. Complete issue with all 22 pages, library stamp within masthead that slightly affects headline, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 18, 2019 09:47

$55.00
172380

VIKING 1 NASA 1st Spacecraft to Land on Surface of MARS Success 1976 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372654988894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, July 21, 1976 * Viking 1 lands on Mars - Nasa * 1st spacecraft to land on the planet The front page has a banner headline: "Viking Gives Startling View of Mars" with banner photo. (see) More on page 15 with another photo. Viking 1 was the first spacecraft to successfully land on Mars and perform its mission. Other news sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 40+ pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 18, 2019 09:45

$57.00
172379

ROBERT H. GODDARD Rockets Rocketry to Stratosphere & JOE LOUIS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372654988662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1935 * Robert H. Goddard rockets - rocketry * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) vs. Max Baer... * Heavyweight boxing championship fight Page 25 has one column headinghs: "LINDBERGH STUDYING BIG GODDARD ROCKET" with "Colonel and H.F. Guggenheim Inspect in Nex Mexico Projectile for Stratosphere Flight" (see) Also a banner headline on page 29: "Louis to Enter Yankee Stadium Ring Against Baer Tonight the 1 to 2 Favorite" with several subheads and related photo of the two boxer. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Robert Hutchings Goddard, Ph.D. (October 5, 1882 – August 10, 1945), U.S. profe... See More  

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Ends May 18, 2019 09:45

$62.00
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NADIA COMANECI Montreal Olympics Gymnastics WINS GOLD MEDALS 1976 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392279455909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, July 22, 1976 * Nadia Comăneci wins gold medals * Romanian gymnast - gymnastics * 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal The front page has a four column photo showing Nadia Commaneci on the uneven parallel bars with text underneath. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner heading: "Perfect Scores Bring Gold to Tiny Gymnast" (see) Other news of the day. Complete with 44 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally good.

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Ends May 18, 2019 09:44

$47.00
172377

BOSTON BRUINS Wins NHL Stanley Cup Hockey Championship Title 1939 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1939 * Boston Bruins - NHL Hockey * Wins Stanley Cup title The sport's section (page 21) has a 7 column headline: "Boston Wins Stanley Cup by Downing Toronto in the Fifth Contest" with subheads and lineups (see). First report coverage on the Boston Bruins winning the 1938-39 Stanley Cup by defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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$57.00
172376

SIR WILLIAM MILLS British Hand Grenades Bomb Inventor DEATH 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372654988280

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 8, 1932 * Sir William Mills death (inventor) * Mills bomb - British hand grenades Page 24 has a one column heading: "SIR WILLIAM MILLS, INVENTOR, DIS DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Sir William Mills, inventor of the Mills bomb (British hand grenades). 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 ... See More  

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Ends May 18, 2019 09:43

$38.00
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Best 1963 JOHN F. KENNEDY JFK ASSASSINATION Rare Dallas TX Texas Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278865598

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, Nov. 23, 1963 * From the city where it happened A quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. The two line bold banner headline proclaims: "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. A considerable amount of related news and photos inside as well. Of curious interest--and only to be found in a Dallas newspaper--are two inconspicuous advertisements to be found on facing pages inside. One is for the 'Texas" movie theater, where Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested (trivia: he was watching the mo... See More  

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Ends May 17, 2019 15:19

$200.00
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ABRAHAM LINCOLN as U.S. Senator Republican Candidate1858 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653722597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 24, 1858 * Abraham Lincoln * U.S. Senate candidate Page 3 has an article headed: "Politics In Illinois" which reports the election of Abraham Lincoln as the Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, to be opposed by incumbent Stephen Douglass the Democrat. This election would be followed by the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates & would thrust Lincoln's name to national prominence & eventually the presidency. The report notes in part: "...Republican State Convention recently held...put forward its ticket...a Legislature which will have the appointment of a U.S. Senator. For the latter position the name of the Hon. Abraham Lincoln, formerly a Representative in Congress ... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:18

$88.00
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(2) HERBERT HOOVER Presidential Inauguration Inaugural Address 1929 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278218933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: QUINCY EVENING NEWS, Massachusetts, March 4 and 5, 1929 * President Herbert Clark Hoover * Inauguration - inaugural address A notable two issue set, the March 4 issue reporting Hoover's inauguration with: "Hoover Is President Big Crowd Gathers For Inauguration" & related subheads and a photo captioned: "Herbert Hoover". Pages 2, 4 & 5 continue with much on the inauguration including photos & the full text of his inaugural address. The March 5 issue has additional reports on the inauguration including a ftpg. photo of Hoover & Coolidge riding to the Capitol. Both issues are complete in 16 pages with binding slits at the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:18

$64.00
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CHICAGO BLACK SOX 1919 World Series Scandal NOT GUILTY Verdict 1921 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 3, 1921 * Chicago "Black Sox" White Sox * 1919 World Series of baseball scandal * Not guilty verdict - "Shoeless" Joe Jackson The top of a front page column has the historic verdict on the White Sox players who were accused of conspiring to throw the 1919 World Series. The column heads include: "WHITE SOX PLAYERS ARE ALL ACQUITTED BY CHICAGO JURY" "Two Others, Indicted With Them, Are Also Declared Not Guilty" "Wild Scenes in the Court" "Cheers Greet Verdict and Jurors Lift the Freed Players to Their Shoulders" "Judge Friend Is Pleased" "Defense Lawyer Calls it Vindication of Most Maltreated Players--State Attorneys Silent". The report takes most of the column & concludes on page 3. Despite the court... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:17

$144.00
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THORNTON WILDER The Bridge of San Luis Rey PULITZER PRIZE Award 1928 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1928 * Thornton Wilder wins Pulitzer Prize award * American playwright and novelist - writer * "The Bridge of San Luis Rey" book The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "WILDER NOVEL WINS PULITZER AWARD" with subheads and photo. First report coverage on the Pulitzer Prize awards giving out for the year of 1927. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:16

$47.00
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TIROS-1 1st Weather Television Infrared SATELLITE Launch & Orbit 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278218053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1960 * TIROS-1 Launching and orbit * Very first successful weather satellite * Television Infrared Observation Satellite The top of the front page has a five column headline: "U.S. ORBITS WEATHER SATELLITE; IT TELEVISES EARTH AND CLOUDS; NEW ERA IN METEOROLOGY SEEN" with subheads and a few related photos. (see) This was the very 1st successful weather satellite put in orbit. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Forty pages, a little wear and foxing along the central fold and right margin with archival mend on page 2, otherwise good.

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:15

$47.00
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GEMINI 9 IX Thomas P. Stafford Spaceflight NASA Launch & Orbit 1966 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653720706

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Ohio, June 4, 1966 * Gemini 9A IX- orbit * NASA's Gemini Program * Astronaut Thomas P. Stafford * Eugene A. Cernan The front page has a five column headline: "Spacewalk Delayed; Shroud Won't Budge" Coverage on the Gemini IX space flight. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:13

$37.00
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GARRETTSVILLE OHIO Gangster Alvin Karpis Barker Gang TRAIN Robbery1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653719964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, November 8, 1935 * Garrettsville, Ohio train robbery * Gangster Alvin Karpis - Ma Barker gang The front page has a one column heading: "Bandits Raid Mail Train and Seize $46,000" Karpis was member of the Ma Barker Gang, and was Public Enemy No. 1 at the time. Thirty-two pages, light toning, some margin wear, mainly along the bottom margin, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: In November, 1935, Alvin Karpis robbed a train in Garrettsville. Karpis was a member of Ma Barker's gang, and was assisted in the robbery by gang member Harry Campbell and at least one other accomplice. Karpis and his gang stole $30,000, and obtained a private airplane to escape to Hot Springs, Arkansas. Karpis was even... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:10

$38.00
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SIEGE OF LENINGRAD Russia Nazis German Blockade BROKEN 1943 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372653717633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1943 * Siege of Leningrad broken (1st report) * German - Nazi blockade break * Operation Iskra - Saint Petersburg The top of the front page has a five column headline: "RUSSIAN BREAK LENINGRAD SIEGE" with subheads that include: "Eight Lines of Nazi Lines Smashed in Break of Leningrad Ring" and more with related map. More inside. 1st report coverage on the Leningrad blockade finally being broken. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 16, 2019 15:04

$40.00
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