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176013

FIRST ARMISTICE AT COMPIEGNE Forest Sign World War I WWI ENDS 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372807739595

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SEATTLE DAILY TIMES, Nov. 11, 1918 * First Armistice at Compeigne * Forest of Compiegne, France * World War I fighting ends The end of World War I is celebrated with a banner headline in red ink: "VICTORY THRILLS ALLIES!" and other bold heads; "CAPITALS OF WORLD CELEBRATE" and: "SEATTLE REJOICES AT PEACE" with small heads as well. Featured is a large photo headed: "Sailors and Girls Taking Part In Peace Parade". Nearly half of page 11 is taken up with a huge photo with banner headline: "Huge Throng Celebrating Signing of Armistice In Front of Times Bulletin Board". Complete in 26 pages, various wear at the margins, some light damp staining near the margins.

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:35

$58.00
176009

MIGRANT MOTHER Florence Owens Thompson ICONIC PHOTO Dust Bowl 1936 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392485630013

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 5, 1936 * Florence Owens Thompson (Migrant Mother) * Photos from the Great Depression and Dust Bowl * Six of the photos by Dorothea Lange This rotogravure section only, has an inside double page centerfold with 11 photos depicting life during the Great Depression including scenes regarding the dust bowl. (see) Included is the iconic photo of Florence Owens Thompson (Migrant Mother) traveling in California searching for work. Rare to find this photo from a period publication. Other topics throughout. Rotogravure section only, eight pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:33

$52.00
176007

CHARLIE CHAPLIN "City Lights" Opening Day Film Debut AD & Review 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392485629306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1931 * Silent era comic actor Charlie Chaplin * "City Lights" movie film debut ad & review Page 11 has a one column heading: "CHAPLIN HILARIOUS IN HIS 'CITY LIGHTS'" with subheads. (see) Also on the same page is an advertisement for the opening day debut of this famous movie with charactercher of Chaplin. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of the... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:32

$42.00
176005

SELMA to MONTGOMERY Alabama Martin Lurther King Blacks MARCH 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392485628236

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass March 21, 1965 * Selma to Montgomery, Alabama * Martin Luther King Jr. * Civil Rights march beginning (day of) The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Troops Set to Guard Rights March Today" with subheads. Related photo on page 22. This would be the 3rd try which would end in success. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:31

$52.00
176004

O. J. SIMPSON Southern California USC Trojans Wins Heisman Trophy 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372807732326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Mass., November 27, 1968 * O. J. Simpson wins Heisman Trophy * USC - Southern California Trojans * NCAA college football The top of page 11 has a three column heading: "Simpson Runaway Choice For '68 Heisman Trophy" with related photo. (see) First report coverage on O.J. Simpson winning the 1968 Heisman Trophy while playing at USC. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, smal binding holes along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:21

$44.00
176001

THE COLLEGE KIDNAPPERS Illinois University "Handsome Jack" Klutas 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392485598945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1934 * The College Kidnappers * Kidnapping mobsters for ransom * University of Illinois alumni * "Handsome Jack" Klutas killed The top of page : "KIDNAPPER SLAIN BY CHICAGO POLICE" with subheads. (see) Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2019 14:15

$40.00
175983

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Bizarre Solo Airplane Flight Mexico City 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483968252

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1935 * Amelia Earhart solo flight to Mexico City * Bug in her eye forces emergency landing The front page has a one column heading: "BUG BREAKS FLIGHT OF MISS EARHART" with subheads. (see) Interesting as I cannot find mention of this bizarre event in her history. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section section only with all 30 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:21

$47.00
175982

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806637422

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 9, 1928 * 1st television image sent across Atlantic Ocean * John Logie Baird - Hartsdale NY New York Page 3 has a one column heading: "Human Vision Spans Atlantic On Radio Waves" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st transatlantic TV image sent. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: On February 9th, 1928, Hartsdale became the birthplace of the American "Couch Potato" when the Scottish inventor John Logie Baird (1888-1946) transmitted the world's first inter-continental short-wave television sign... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:21

$52.00
175981

Roscoe FATTY ARBUCKLE Arrested on Hollywood Murder Charge RAPPE 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483967646

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 12, 1921. * Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle murder charge (1st report) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BAIL REFUSED TO ARBUCKLE; HELD IN JAIL" with subhead: "Murder Charge Is "Party" Result" First report coverage continues on page 5 with 2 related photos. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:20

$67.00
175980

FATHER DIVINE African American Spiritual Leader Reigns Harlem NY 1937 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806636951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SUNDAY MAGAZINE Section only of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, June 6, 1937 * Father Divine & Harlem, New York * African American spiritual leader Page 3 of this section has a heading: "FATHER DIVINE Again Reigns SUPREME In His HARLEM KINGDOM" with 3 related photos. Complete magazine section only with 8 pages, a little margin wear, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:20

$37.00
175978

Mrs. Alec ETHEL BRILLIANA TWEEDIE English Author Writer DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483966482

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 16, 1940 * Ethel Brilliana Tweedie death (1st report) * English author, historian, illustrator & more The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "MRS. ALEC TWEEDIE, ARTIST AND AUTHOR" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:19

$40.00
175975

Early IBM COMPUTER Electronic Eye Invention Language Translation 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483965540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 8, 1954 * Early IBM computer invention Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Russian Is Turned Into English By a Fast Electronic Translator" First report coverage continues on page 5 with related photo and example of the typed card. An interesting article hearkening to the very beginning of the computer era. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:18

$57.00
175974

GERMANY'S CONDITIONAL SURRENDER Woodrow Wilson World War I WWI 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483965191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 5, 1918 * Germany's conditional surrender offer * President Woodrow Wilson's refusal * World War I - WWI coming to a end ? The front page has a nice banner headline: "NO PEACE, SAYS WILSON, TILL KAISERISM ENDS, NO ARMISTICE WHILE GERMANY'S CRIMES GO ON, NO TRUCE TO MAR OUR MILITARY SUPREMACY..." with subheads and Woodrow Wilson's reply to Germany's conditional surrender offer. Nice for display. The official end of the war would occur a little more than a month later. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a few biding slits along the spine, generally in good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:18

$48.00
175973

Battle of BATAAN FALLS Allies Surrender to Japanese Japs 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806635511

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, April 9, 1942 * Battle of Bataan ends * Allies surrender to Japanese * Philippines Campaign * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline in bold lettering: "BATAAN RETREAT!" with more. (see) The Japanese capture would lead to the infamous Bataan Death March. Complete with all 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally good. source: USO: The Battle of Bataan ended on April 9, 1942, when Army Major General Edward P. King surrendered to Japanese General Masaharu Homma. About 12,000 Americans and 63,000 Filipinos became prisoners of war. What followed became known as the Bataan Death March — one of the worst atrociti... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:17

$56.00
175971

WALL STREET Stock Market to Flourish ? in Early 1929 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806631963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 3, 1929 * Ironic heading re. Wall Street * It certainly was a big year - just not what they were predicting Near the bottom of the front page is a well-to-do heading that announces: "Stock Market Opens 1929 With Buying Rush: 5,413,610-Share Day Stirs Hope of Big Year" (see) Nice to have this contradictory report on the front page of the New York Times when the worst market crash in history was just around the corner that lead to the great depression. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, rag edition, a few small binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:13

$57.00
175970

BABE RUTH Wins in GOLF Apawamis Club New York Yankees Rye NY 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806631318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1939 * Babe Ruth wins golf tournament * Apawamis Club - Rye, New York The sport's section (page 35) has a seven column headline: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" with subheads that include: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" "Long Island, With 28 Points, Wins Triangular Tourney--Westchester Third", "Ruth Fills Star's Role" and more with related photo. First report coverage on Babe Ruth helping the Long island team win the annual triangular golf match at Apawamis Club in Rye, New York. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 14:13

$57.00
175959

MAGARET SANGER Birth Control Activist & Sex Educator DEATH 1966 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483922025

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 7, 1966 * Margaret Sanger death (1st report) * American birth control activist Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Margaret Sanger Is Dead at 82; Led Campaign for Birth Control" with photo. Lengthy text continues on page 41 with another photo. First report coverage on the death of birth control activist and sex educator, Margaret Sanger. Nice to have on the front page in this venerable title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 96 pages, never bound, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:40

$65.00
175955

USS SQUALUS Sailfish United States Navy SUBMARINE Sinking 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483920540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only, May 28, 1939 * USS Squalus (Sailfish) sinking disaster * Submarine test dive off New Hampshire The front page of this section has a nice banner pictorial with heading: "Fort Fathoms Undersea An Heroic Rescue Is Made" with smaller subheads. Other topics throughout. Complete section 4 only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:38

$42.00
175954

Great Charles LINDBERGH BABY Murder Trial w/ Loads of Testimony 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806608761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1935. * Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial * Bruno Hauptmann takes the stand * Loads of court testimony The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HAUPTMANN TAKES STAND, SWEARS HE WAS AT HOME NIGHT RANSOM WAS PAID" with subheads. (see) Much more inside with multiple pages of court testimony and a few related photos. Loads and loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & inst... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:38

$38.00
175953

ALBERT EINSTEIN Swarthmore College PA Penn. Commencement Addresss 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483919957

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1938 * Albert Einstein commencement addresss * Swarthmore College - Pennsylvania The top of page 16 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN CRITICIZES 'BARBARITY' ABROAD" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on Albert Einstein's commencement address at Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:37

$58.00
175952

The Great STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH OF 1929 at the Beginning in Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806606861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, October 23, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 beginning The stock market crash of 1929 did much to define America for the next decade, resulting in the Great Depression and all the trauma relating to it. It seemed common for many newspapers to put a positive spin on the on-going tragedy, so reports often conflicted with the reality of the time. The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "STOCKS HAVE ANOTHER BOG PRICE DROP" with subhead and the New York Stock Exchange transactions. Complete with all 18 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:35

$72.00
175950

SOUTHERN CROSS Charles Kingsford Smith Trans-Atlantic AIRPLANE 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483917549

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 25, 1930 * Southern Cross airplane - aircraft * Transatlantic flight Ireland to U.S. * Charles Kingsford Smith The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "FLYERS LAND; NEWFOUNDLAND" with subheads. (see) Flight log on page 2 and 2 related photos are on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition, small stain on the front page, a few binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:33

$52.00
175946

OKLAHOMA CITY BOMBING Timothy McVeigh Militant Terrorist Attack 1995 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483915310

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 20, 1995 * Oklahoma City bombing * Domestic terrorist attack * Timothy McVeigh The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "Car Bomb Shreds Federal Building in Oklahoma City; 31 Dead, 300 Missing" with two relate photos. Much more inside. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:29

$50.00
175944

WALTER PAYTON Chicago Bears Breaks NFL Football Rushing RECORD 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806602395

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 8, 1984 * Walter Payton * Chicago Bears * NFL football The front page of the sport's section has a heading: "Payton Makes Day a Little Less Gloomy" with subhead, related photo and leader chart. First report coverage on Chicago Bears running back, Walter Payton, breaking Jim Brown's NFL career rushing record. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 38 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:28

$57.00
175943

BOBBY FISCHER 1st American CHESS World Champion vs. Boris Spassky 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806599084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, September 3, 1972 * Bobby Fischer wins World title * 1st American to achieve this * Boris Vasilievich Spassky Page 40 has a report with headline: "Fischer may boycott closing to protest film director" with related photo. (see) Page 11 of the "Viewpoint" section has a heading: "Beating Russia at its own game" with photo of the winning trophy ? Coverage on Bobby Fischer winning the World chess championship. Nice to have from the city where Fischer was born and lived for his first 5-6 years. Rare as such. Complete with all 100+ pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:23

$98.00
175942

PROHIBITION Herbert Hoover Message to Congress DRY LAWS Enforced 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806598877

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1930 * Herbert Hoover message to Congress (lengthy text) * Prohibition & the enforcement of the Dry Law The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HOOVER URGES CONGRESS TO REBUILD DRY LAW ENFORCEMENT MACHINERY; BACKS MESSAGE WITH BOARD'S REPORTS" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside. Loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, Light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:23

$44.00
175941

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372806598705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 w... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:22

$240.00
175940

Best BABE RUTH'S CALLED SHOT New York Yankees World Series Photos 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483912136

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, October 2, 1932 * Babe Ruth's called shot (first report) * New York Yankees World Series (game 3) * Chicago Cubs - Wrigley Field * Best title to be had - very rare This could well be the most desired newspaper in baseball history. This edition reports the famous Babe Ruth "called shot" home run in the 1932 World Series. As a bit of background, the following is on the Baseball Hall of Fame website: "One of the most famous home runs in World Series history happened on Oct. 1, 1932 during Game 3 of the 1932 World Series. It was the New York Yankees vs. the Chicago Cubs, and the Yankees won the first 2 games at Yankee Stadium. Game 3 was at Wrigley Field in Chicago. Charlie Root w... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:22

$8,750.00
175919

ACE BAILEY Tornoto Maple Leafs NHL Hockey SKULL FRACTURE by Shore 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372804536266

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 13, 1933 * Irvine Wallace "Ace" Bailey * Toronto Maple Leafs player * NHL Hockey - skull fracture The sport's section (page 33) has a one column heading: "WILD SCENES MARK HOCKEY IN BOSTON" with subheads that include: "Bailey, Tripped by Shore, Is Sent to Hospital With a Brain Concussion" and more. First report coverage on Toronto Maple Leafs player, Ace Bailey, being hit from behind by Eddie Shore and fracturing his skull and ending his career. Bailey's jersey was the first ever to be retired by an NHL team. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:20

$47.00
175918

General GEORGE S. PATTON Third United Sates Army RELIEVED Command 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392480446772

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT TIMES, Oct. 2, 1945 * General George S. Patton * Third United States Army * Relieved of command - ousted The front page has a five column headline in red lettering: "PATTON OUSTED" with subhead. (see) Incomplete issue containing 26 pages of a ? page newspaper, piece torn away at the upper left corner, generally nice.

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:19

$47.00
175917

Rare BISBEE AZ Cochise County Arizona Territory 1907 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372804535694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BISBEE EVENING MINER, Arizona (Territory), May 11, 1907 A territorial newspaper from just above the border with Mexico, as Arizona did not join the Union until 1912. Inside pages have much reporting on local & Arizona-wide events. Complete in 8 pages, loose at the spine, various flaking and some tattering at the margins, small piece torn away along the bottom margin.

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:18

$23.00
175916

Best JOHN LENNON The Beatles Music Legend DEATH 1980 Liverpool England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372804535501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LIVERPOOL ECHO, England, December 9, 1980 * John Lennon death * Beatles front man * Best title to be had ? Few could argue for a more desirable and scarce newspaper on the death of John Lennon than this, his hometown newspaper. To anyone who grew up on the 1960's the death of Beatle John Lennon was a tragic event and the end of an era. Reports of his death are desired by collectors of many interests and are more rare than assassination reports of J.F.K. Here is an unusual opportunity for the report of his death in a Liverpool newspaper with the large headline: "JOHN LENNON SHOT DEAD" plus 3 related front page photos. Many more related reports & photos are found on the inside pages. This issue is complete in 14 pa... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:18

$125.00
175914

Charles Jr. LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING Early Reporting w/ Photo 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392480445398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, March 4, 1932 * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping * Early reporting w/ photo * "Crime of the Century" The front page has a banner headline: "Lindbergh Refuses To Dispense With Police Aid; Receives Secolnd Ransom Note Demanding $50,000" with subheads and photo. (see) Address label affects appearance of the headline. (see) Complete with all 12 pages, light toning, minor wear, the address label, generally good.

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:16

$44.00
175913

Great Charles LINDBERGH BABY Murder Trial w/ Court Testimony 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392480445266

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 16, 1934 * Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial * Bruno Hauptmann on the stand * Court testimony The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HAUPTMANN ON THE STAND SHOUTS DENIAL OF MURDER; HE AND WIFE OFFER ALIBI" with subheads. (see) More inside with testimony. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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. A... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:16

$38.00
175911

CLYDE VAN DUSEN Thoroughbred Racehorse Wins KENTUCKY DERBY Racing 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372804532547

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Sport's section only, May 19, 1929 * Clyde Van Dusen * Kentucky Derby * Horse racing The front page of this sport's section only has a banner heading: "Clyde Van Dusen Runs Through Mud to First Place in Kentucky Derby" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Clyde Van Dusen winning the 1929 Kentucky Derby. Other sport's related news of the day. Complete sport's section with 10 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:14

$42.00
175910

BATTLE OF ATTU Alaska Coast Island U.S. VICTORY World War II 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392480443627

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 22, 1943 * Battle of Attu vs. Japan * Aleutian Island off Alaska * World War II - WWII The nice front page headline announces: "U. S. COMPLETES CONQUEST OF ATTU" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp on the front, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:13

$45.00
175909

BETHLEHEM Birthplace of Christ Palestine Raided by ARAB Gangs 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392480442873

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 18, 1938 * Bethlehem, Palestine - birthplace of Christ * Raided by Arab gangs - terrorists The top of page 29 has a one column heading: "ARAB REBEL GANGS SEIZE BETHLEHEM" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 48 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:13

$47.00
175907

NILE KINNICK Iowa Hawkeyes Upsets NOTRE DAME IRISH Football Photo 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372804531345

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 13, 1939 * Nile Kinnick's touchdown upsets Notre Dame * Iowa Hawkeyes - NCAA college football The sport's section (page 24) has a banner headline: "Kicks Accounted for Three of College Football's Major Surprises Saturday" with subheads that include: "OWN FORMULA COST NOTRE DAME GAME" and more with photo of Nile Kinnick scoring a touchdown late in the game to give Iowa the victory over the heavy favorite Irish. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:12

$72.00
175906

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal re. ARREST Photos 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392480439695

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., December 15, 1934 * re. Albert Fish captured - arrested * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The front page has two photos side by side showing Albert Fish and his young victim, Grace Budd with heading: "Ripper Slayer and Little Victim" with brief text underneath. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Shortly before his abduction of Grace Budd, Fish attempted to test his "implements of Hell" on a child he had been molesting named Cyril Quinn. Quinn and his friend were playing boxball on a sidewalk... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2019 14:11

$57.00
175852

Best WILLIAM WRIGLEY JR. Chewing Gum & Chicago Cubs Field DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472312782

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 27, 1932 * William Wrigley Jr. death & funeral * American chewing gum industrialist * Chicago Cubs owner - Wrigley Field * Best title to be had ? - rare as such The front page first column has heads on the death and funeral of William Wrigley, the chewing gum industrialist, owner of the Chicago Cubs and for whom the Cubs field is named. The Heads: "Wrigley Rites Tomorrow In Pasadena Home" "Plan Services Here at Same Hour". The article carries over to page 4 where are additional articles on him including: "Fortune of Wrigley Built with Coins of Many Lands" "Wrigley Maker Of History In Chicago Trade - Business Men Tell of His Acumen" "Story Of How Gum Became A Big Business - Chicle and W... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:19

$88.00
175851

Best CHICAGO BLACK SOX World Series of Baseball Plot SCANDAL Trial1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799669844

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 30, 1921 * Chicago White (Black) Sox scandal * Baseball World Series fix trial * Best title to be had ? rare as such As the infamous Black Sox scandal comes to its conclusion (final arguments in the trial were the day before), the ftpg. of the sports section has an interesting article headed: "Asks Conviction Of 'Black Sox' On Their Own Story" "Confessions Only Evidence Needed, State Says". The text begins: "Confessions made by Eddie Cicotte, 'Lefty' Williams, and Joe Jackson that they had plotted to throw games in the 1919 world's series were held up yesterday by the state as the most convincing proof the defendants in the 'Black Sox' trial should be sent to the penitentiary..." with ... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:18

$190.00
175842

Aviator HOWARD HUGHES Famous Airplane Flight Around the World 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472305079

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, July 14, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World * Ends in success (1st report) The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HUGHES COMPLETES ROUND-THE-WORLD FLIGHT IN 91 HOURS" with subheads and photo of Hughes. (see) More on page 2 with another related photo. Two more photos near the back. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:13

$72.00
175841

1936 SUMMER OLYMPICS Berlin Germany w/ Jesse Owens & Photos 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799665367

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, Aug. 9, 1936 * Glenn Morris wins gold medal in Decathlon * Nice pictorial of American athletes w/ Jesse Owens * Summer Olympics - Berlin, Germany The front page of the sport's section has a four column headline: "GLENN MORRIS WINS DECATHLON FOR AMERICA'S 11TH TRIUMPH" with subheads and list of the Olympic winners up to that time with 3 golds going to Jesse Owens. Page 3 of this section has a nice pictorial showing members of the United States Olympic team that won gold medals which includes Jesse Owens and Glenn Morris. Complete with all 50+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:12

$68.00
175839

HOWARD HUGHES Transcontinental Airplane Speed Flight Record 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799664852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1936 * Aviator Howard Hughes * Transcontinental airplane speed flight record * Goodwin, Arkansas airplane crash disaster The top of page 21 has a two column heading: "10-Hour Travel From Coast Seen By Hughes After Record Flight" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning at the margins, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:11

$58.00
175838

LARRY HOLMES vs. Muhammad Ali Heavyweight Boxing Title Fight 1980 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799664742

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 3, 1980 * Larry Holmes vs. Muhammad Ali * Heavyweight boxing championship * "The Last Hurrah" title fight The front page has a three column photo with small heading: "Holmes Knocks Out Ali In 10th Round" The sport's section (page 25) has a banner heading: "Holmes, on Knockout, Keeps Heavyweight Title" with subhead and pictorial of Ali. Complete with all 60+ pages, light toning along the central fold of the front page, stain within the masthead from removing a address label, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:10

$58.00
175822

Best BOB DYLAN Very 1st Public Gig AD Rare1961 Greenwich Village Voice Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798581898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, April 20, 1961 * Bob Dylan - Robert Allen Zimmerman * Very 1st public performance advertisement * Gerde's Folk City music venue in Greenwich Village An exceedingly significant newspaper which offers witness to the birth of the music career of the legendary Bob Dylan. And perhaps no better title exists for this content. Indeed, this notice may only have appeared in the Village Voice. First, it is worth noting that "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. Founded just 6 years previous in 1955, the Voice began as a platform for the creative community of New York City. Page 10 has an advertisement for Gerde's F... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:10

$850.00
175821

JEWISH HOMELAND? Jews in Africa Post Germnay Kristallnacht Pogrom 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470690997

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Nov. 21, 1938 * Finding Jews a homeland ? * Post Kristallnacht pogrom * During rise of Nazi Germany The banner headline announces: "LONDON GIVES JEWS REFUGE IN AFRICA" with subhead: "Offers Disclosed To Commons; Nazis Urge S. American Havens" "$50,000 Acres Made Available In Tanganyika" and other related reports. This was shortly after the Kristallnacht pogrom. Complete in 32 pages, tiny binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:10

$78.00
175815

JESSE OWENS & United States Win BERLIN OLYMPICS Track Champions 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798580767

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, August 10, 1936 * Americans claim track championship * Ohio State sprinter Jesse Owens * Berlin, Germany Olympics * Adolph Hitler era The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "U. S. WITH 12 FIRSTS, RETAINS OLYMPIC TRACK CHAMPIONSHIP" with subheads that include: "OWENS FIRST AMERICAN TO WIN FOUR GOLD MEDALS SINCE GAMES OF 1900" and more. Coverage continues on page 2 with photo of Owens crossing the finish line in the 200. (see) A sidebar to the Olympic games was Adolph Hitler's refusal to acknowledge the achievements of the African-American athletes, not surprising given his belief that only his superior German Aryan race would dominate at the games. Complete with all ... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:07

$78.00
175813

BUDDY HOLLY Big Bopper & Richie Valens Airplane CRASH Disaster 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798579938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Feb. 3, 1959 * Death of rock & roll stars * Buddy Holly, the "Big Bopper" and Richie Valens * "The Day the Music Died" The death of these legendary names from the early rock and roll era is not commonly found in period newspapers, unfortunately. And when found the reports are typically brief. This issue has the report on page 11 with photos of all 3 and a detailed caption which includes: "SINGERS KILLED - These three rock 'n' roll singing idols were killed Tuesday when their plane crashed near Mason City, Iowa, en route to play an engagement at Moorhead, Minn. Buddy Holly, 22, left, Ritchie Valens, 17, center, and J. P. (The Big Bopper) Richardson, 24, were killed along with the pilot o... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:05

$228.00
175807

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798578654

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, June 6, 1944 * D-Day invasion of France (1st report) * World War II German defense The entire front page of this tabloid-size newspaper is taken up with: "INVASION - SMASHING INLAND ON BROAD FRONT". Nice headlines, reports, and photos on pages 2 thru 6. Complete in 36 pages (page number in dateline is in error), irregular at the spine margin due to disbinding, date stamp in the masthead, good condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:01

$88.00
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