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161501

RICHARD Evelyn BYRD 1st North Pole Flight Expediton PHOTO 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229309872

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1926 * Aviator Richard Byrd * North Pole expedition (flight) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FIRST AIR PICTURE OF THE NORTH POLE FLASHED HERE BY RADIO FROM LONDON; FLIER TO RENEW POLAR EXPLORATIONS" with subheads and photo which is very crude. (see) Other news,sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:26

$40.00
161500

ELBA Alabama Pea River FLOOD Disaster & Albert Einstein Birthday 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391986104266

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 15, 1929 * Elba Al Alabama flood (1st report) * Pea River & Whitewater Creek * Albert Einstein birthday celebration The top of the front page has a one column heading: "4,000 FACE DEATH IN ALABAMA FLOOD, SUBMERGING ELBA" with subheads (see). First report coverage on the devastating flood that hit Elba, Alabama. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Page 3 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN IS FOUND HIDING ON BIRTHDAY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:25

$40.00
161499

ED GEIN Plainfield Wisconsin Serial Killer & Body Snatcher ARREST 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229308664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, November 21, 1957 * Ed Gein caught & arrested * Murderer and body snatcher * Plainfield, Wisconsin butcher The top of page 20 has a two column heading : "Gein Faces Murder Count and Early Sanity Hearing" with subhead. (see) His killings, collecting of corpses and what he did with those bodies where portrayed in many movies including "Psycho" and "Silence of the Lambs". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 96 pages, light toning along central fold, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:24

$50.00
161498

BOBBY JONES Wins U.S. Open Golf Championship at Scioto Course 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391986103622

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 11, 1926 * Bobby Jones wins at Scioto * Olympia Fields Country Club * U.S. Open golf championship The front page of this section has a one column heading: JONES WINS TITLE BY SINGLE STROKE; TURNESA, 294, NEXT" with subheads, related photo and illustration of Jones. Much more on page 5 of this section with banner headline, 2 more photos and stats. Loads of text here. First report coverage on amateur golfer, Bobby Jones, winning the 1926 U.S. Open at the Scioto Country Club in Columbus, Ohio. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:24

$45.00
161497

HARRY HOUDINI Magician Escape Artist Appendicitis EVE OF DEATH 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229303048

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1926 * Harry Houdini near death (EVE OF) * Magic - magician - escape artist Page 17 has a brief and somewhat discrete article headed: "HOUDINI UNDERGOES A SECOND OPERATION" with subhead. See image for text here. He would die the next day (Halloween). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:18

$42.00
161496

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229301793

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK YANKEES, October 10, 1926 * New York Yankees vs. St. Louis Cardinals * World Series of baseball (game 6) * Grover Alexander - winning pitcher The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SERIES EVEN AGAIN; ST. LOUIS WINS, 10-2, AS NATION LISTENS" with subheads. Much more in the sport's section with headlines, photos, box scores and loads of text. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick Sunday edition with 80+ pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:16

$55.00
161495

SID HATFIELD Battle of Matewan Police Chief Fame FOUND NOT GUILTY 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229300464

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1921 * Sid Hatfield & others not guilty * Battle of Matewan WV fame Page 6 has one column headings: "JURY ACQUITS 16 OF COALSTRIKEMURDER (sic)" "Finds Sid Hatfield and Others Innocent of Killing Detectives in West Virginia" "Men Go Back To Matewan" and more. (see) First report coverage on the acquittal of William Sidney 'Sid' Hatfield, police chief of Matewan, and others in West Virginia. He would be killed in a shootout later that year. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, a little irregular along spine, otherwise good.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:14

$45.00
161494

WARREN G. HARDING Washington D.C. Inaugural Address INAUGURATION 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229299679

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 5, 1921 * President Warren Harding * Inauguration - Inaugural The front page has a nice banner headline: "HARDING INAUGURATED, DECLARES AGAINST ENTANGLEMENTS; WILSON, WEAKENED BY ILLNESS, UNABLE TO JOIN IN CEREMONY" with many subheads. (see) Much more on the following pages with loads of text. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 pages, light even toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:12

$52.00
161493

BABE RUTH Shows off New Wife YANKEES Opening Day Home Runs 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391986097135

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1929 * Babe Ruth shows off new wife * Lou Gehrig - New York Yankees * Opening day home runs The sport's section (page 18) has a banner headline: "Ruth and Gehrig Hit Homers as Yanks win Opener, 7-3" with subheads and 2 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth with his new wife and mother-in-law. First report coverage on opening day at Yankee Stadium for the 1929 baseball season. Great to have in this title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:12

$57.00
161492

Great WRIGHT BROTHERS Kitty Hawk Airplane Flight 25th Birthday 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229298926

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 11 only, December 16, 1928 * Wright Brothers - Orville & Wilbur * Kitty Hawk, North Carolina airplane flight * 25th anniversary - there own story The front page of this section 11 only has a nice banner headline: "1903--THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR--1928; The Story of the First Epochal Flights of Orville and Wilbur Wright, twenty-five Years Ago Tomorrow, And of the Stirring Events That Have Taken Place in Aviation in the Quarter Century Since" with smaller subheads and 4 related illustrations. (see) Lengthy text takes up entire front page and continues inside. Great for display. More related material on the following pages. Other topics throughout. Complete section... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:11

$72.00
161467

GINO WATKINS Henry George Arctic Explorer Greenland DROWNS Death 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391985292213

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1932 * Gino Watkins drowns in Greenland Page 3 has a one column heading: "H.G. WATKINS DROWNS IN GREENLAND FJORD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Henry George "Gino" Watkins, British arctic explorer. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & ... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:36

$38.00
161466

COCA COLA Coke Soft Drink Founder ASA CANDLER Death 1929 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228286451

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 13, 1929. * Coca Cola founder - Coke * Asa Griggs Candler death Page top of page 31 has a one column heading: "A.G. CANDLER, MAKER OF COCA COLA, DIES" with subheads that include: "Amassed Large Fortune" and more with a one column photo of Asa Griggs Candler. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:36

$87.00
161465

TWILIGHT INN Haines Falls Greene County NY New York FIRE Disaster 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228285882

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1926 * Twilight Inn resort fire disaster * Haines Falls, New York The top of the front page has a three column headline: "12 DEAD, 8 MISSING IN TWILIGHT INN FIRE; NIGHT BLAZE TRAPS GUESTS IN CARSKILLS; NEW YORK VISITORS AMONG THE VICTIMS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Twilight Inn resort fire disaster at Haines Falls, New York. Lengthy reporting continues on page 2 with related pictorial. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:35

$45.00
161464

Pre-Bombing of PEARL HARBOR Japanese Hawaii Attack Imminent 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228284984

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON SUNDAY POST, Extra, November 30, 1941 * Pre-Pearl Harbor attack on America * Just a few days away - imminent The front page has a nice six column headline: "PRESIDENT WARNS U. S. MAY FIGHT WITHIN YEAR" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 5 sections, nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:33

$45.00
161462

Rare LOU GEHRIG Batting at Spring Training in Florida PHOTO 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228281225

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 3, 1929 * Rare spring training photo in St. Petersburg, Florida * Lou Gehrig - New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of the front page of this section has a four column photo showing Lou Gehrig batting at Spring training in St. Petersburg, Florida. Of course only a New York title would publish such a photo here. Also coverage on the workouts being conducted in spring training with a one column heading: "YANKEES TAKE PART IN DOUBLE WORKOUT" and subheads. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:29

$42.00
161461

Rare BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig Spring Training in Florida PHOTO 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228280338

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 10, 1929 * Rare spring training photo in St. Petersburg * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig w/ Miller Huggins * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of the front has a four column photo showing Babe Ruth, Miller Huggins and Lou Gehrig at Spring training in St. Petersburg, Florida. Of course only a New York title would publish such a photo here. Also coverage of a game that was played amongst each other as well. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:27

$45.00
161460

DAVID DUNBAR BUICK Motor Company Founder Automobile Pioneer DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228279398

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 7, 1929 * David Dunbar Buick death * Buick Motor Company founder * Detroit automobile pioneer The top of page 25 has a two column heading: "David Buick, Auto Pioneer, Dies in Poverty Whole Others Develop His Dream to Success" (see) First report coverage on the death of David Buick, founder of the Buick Motor Company. 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 52 pages, light even toning, minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:26

$62.00
161459

BATTLE OF THE SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS Guadalcanal Campaign1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391985278742

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 28, 1942 * Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands * U.S. Navy vs. Imperial Japanese Navy * Guadalcanal campaign - World War II The front page has a five column headline: "U. S. ARMY REPELS JAPANESE ON GUADALCANAL; FLIERS SINK 2 DESTROYERS, HIT A BATTLESHIP, BUT FOE'S SEA FRONT OFF ISLAND IS UNBROKEN" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. 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 ... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:25

$40.00
161458

BATTLE OF MATEWAN Mingo County WV Coal Miners - Sid Hatfield Fame 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391985277781

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CINCINNATI TIMES-STAR, May 20, 1920 * Battle of Matewan WV (1st report) * Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency * Sid Hatfield fame The front page has a one column heading: "STATE POLICE IN WEST VIRGINIA RUSHED TO MINE" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the battle of Matewan, West Virginia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, irregular with wear at the spine, light toning with a little wear at the other margins, otherwise good.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:23

$44.00
161457

PICKWICK CLUB Dance Hall Boston Massachusetts COLLAPSE Disasrter 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228276652

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Michigan, July 5, 1925 * Pickwick Club collapse * Chinatown dance hall * Boston, Massachusetts The top of the front page has a one column heading: "12 KNOWN DEAD, OTHERS TRAPPED IN DANCE HALL RUINS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Pickwick Club dance hall collapse in Boston. Forty-four people would perish during this disaster. Lengthy text continues on page 2 with related photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other new of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:23

$38.00
161456

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Electricity & His Love for PIGEONS 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391985276476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1927 * Nikola Tesla's love for pigeons * Father of Radio Physics & more The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "NURSING SICK BIRDS IS INVENTOR'S HOBBY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:22

$57.00
161455

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391985275325

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1925 * Scopes Monkey Trial * Dayton, Tennessee * William Jennings Bryan * Clarence Darrow The front page has considerable coverage of the famous John Scopes "monkey trial" with: "BRYAN, MADE WITNESS IN OPEN AIR COURT, SHAKES HIS FIST AT DARROW AMID CHEERS; APOLOGY ENDS CONTEMPT PROCEEDINGS" with many subheads including: "Dramatic Scenes In Trial" "Bryan Fixes Flood's Date & Defends Johan & Joshua" "Admits Some Allegories" "Angered, He Shouts That He Is Fighting for God Against America's Greatest Atheist" "Big Crowd Watches Trial Under Trees" "Applauds Bryan's Defense of the Bible and Laughs at Sallies of Darrow" "Scientists Present Case" "Declare Teaching Would ... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:20

$72.00
161454

SELMA to MONTGOMERY AL Alabama Martin Lurther King Negroes MARCH 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228272943

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, March 12, 1965 * Selma to Montgomery, Alabama * Martin Luther King Jr. * Minister James Reeb beating (death) The front page has a six column headline: "Remains of Martyred minister Cremated Today; Selma Is Tense race Powderkeg" with subheads and related photo. (see) This was the 2nd attempt to march to Montgomery which ended up in failure. Complete with 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:19

$42.00
161453

ENIAC 1 1st Electronic COMPUTER Turing-Complete Invention 1947 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391985272652

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 12, 1947 * Eniac 1 invention (early computer) * 1st electronic computer * Aberdeen Proving Ground Page 21 has one column headings: "COMPUTING 'BRAIN' WILL 'MEMORIZE'" "Machines Shown at Aberdeen Promise to Be Immense Aid to Science and Business" See images for text here. Historic. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 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 presen... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:17

$72.00
161452

CHICAGO CUBS Win NL Baseball MLB Pennant Last World Series Year 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391985269785

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1935 * Chicago Cubs win NL pennant * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a banner headline: "Cubs Clinch National League Pennant and Will Meet Tigers in World Series" with subheads, box scores and related photo. (see) First report coverage on the 1935 Chicago Cubs winning the National League pennant. They would face the Detroit Tigers in the World Series in which they lost. 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, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 14:15

$52.00
161441

WALL STREET Stock Market Prices Unstable Pre CRASH 1929 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391985094562

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1929 * Stock market decline * Wall Street The front page has a two column headline: "STOCKS RALLY VIGOROUSLY AS BANKERS AID MARKET; ALL NEEDED FUNDS READY" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. If they only knew what was to come a few months later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2018 10:01

$42.00
161440

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372228057439

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 22, 2018 09:58

$42.00
161420

WOODROW WILSON 28th President Democrat Party Death BURIAL 1924 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984614399

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1924 * Woodrow Wilson death - burial The top of the front page has a four column headline: "WILSON BURIED IN CATHEDRAL CRYPT WITH SIMPLE RITES AS NATION MOURNS; NEW YORK PAYS TRIBUTE OF SILENCE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the burial of President Woodrow Wilson. Lengthy text continues inside with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light even toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:17

$38.00
161417

CHARLES LINDBERGH Latin America Good Will Tour Airplane Trip 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227323024

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh & his "Spirit of St. Louis" * "Good Will Tour" of Latin American countries The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH RECEIVES HONORS AND ACCLAIM AT SANTO DOMINGO" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage on Charles Lindbergh's "Good Will Tour" of 16 Latin America countries. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals ... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:13

$33.00
161416

Great PIONEER 1 NASA 1st Spacecraft Rocket LAUNCH Headline 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984609892

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MIRROR NEWS, Los Angeles, October 11, 1958 * Pioneer 1 launch * 1st NASA spacecraft The front page has a nice banner headline: "ROCKET SPINS TOWARD MOON IN U.S. 'FIRST'" with subhead. First report coverage on the launch of "Pioneer 1" which became the first spacecraft launched by NASA, the newly formed space agency of the United States. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-10 of a 5 section newspaper, minor margin wear, a little creasing, generally nice.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:12

$47.00
161415

THOMAS HARDY English Victorian Realist Novelist & Poet DEATH 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984609326

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1928. * Thomas Hardy's Death * English Novelist & poet The front page has a one column heading: "THOMAS HARDY, 87, NOTED WRITER, DIES" with subheads that include: "Dean of English Literature Has Been Ill Since He Took Cold Dec. 12" and more. First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:11

$39.00
161414

India MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand ARRESTED for Sedition 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227320984

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 10, 1922 * Mahatma Gandhi arrested The front page has a two column heading: "DISOBEDIENCE POLICY IN INDIA GETS OUT OF GANDHI'S CONTROL" with subhead and nice illustration of Gandhi. (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Mahatma Gandhi for sedition. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:10

$45.00
161412

INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM Movie Opening Weekend AD1984 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984608025

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 25, 1984 * 1st weekend "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" advertisement * Opening weekend (Friday) movie premiere * Steven Spielberg - Harrison Ford A terrific issue on the premiere weekend of the motion picture hit "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. 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 o... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:08

$62.00
161410

LEE BIBLE Race Car Driver Land Speed Record Ormond Beach KILLED 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227316171

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 14, 1929 * Race car driver Lee Bible killed * Land speed record attempt * Ormond Beach, Florida The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BIBLE DIES IN CRASH OF DAYTONA RACER; CAMERA MAN KILLED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with three related photos. Lengthy 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 56 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:02

$57.00
161384

BABE RUTH Final Boston Red Sox CONTRACT Signing MLB Baseball 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224887631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1919 * Babe Ruth signs final contract with Boston * Prelude to the trade with New York Yankees * Major league baseball - MLB The sports section (page 16) has one column headings that read: "BABE RUTH FINALLY SIGNS WITH BOSTON" "Red Sox Slugger Accepts Contract Said to Call for $27,000 for Three Years". See images for text here. Interesting that he signed a three year deal when he would be traded to the New York Yankees the following year. He had argued for more money with Boston's management. Was this a prelude to the most famous trade in baseball history? A nice item on his final year with the Red Sox. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news,... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 16:05

$95.00
161383

Early Rocketeer ROBERT H. GODDARD Rockets as Weapons Rocketry 1919 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224887310

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1919 * Very early Robert Goddard * Early rockets - rocketry * Rockets as weapons One column headings on page 16 report: "INVENTS NEW WAR WEAPON" "Armistice Prevented Use of Dr. Goddard's Rocket". The report notes the very beginning of rocketry as a weapon with: "...has invented a new rocket that is reported to be a terrible engine of war, with an altitude range of 70 miles straight up into the air and a distance range of at least 200 miles..." with more details. Other news of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally in very good condition.

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Ends March 18, 2018 16:04

$72.00
161382

Very 1st RINGLING BROS. AND BARNUM & BAILEY CIRCUS Debut Show 1919 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224886963

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, March 30, 1919 * Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus * Debut of the combined shows - Very 1st The front page of this section has a one column heading: "Super Circus Draws Crowd To Garden" with subheads: "Combined Ringling and Barnum & Bailey Shows Open Season Here" "Acts Stir The Spectators" "Thrills Abound in Performance Which Has Best Troupes of Two Old Organizations". This was the debut of this famous circus which occurred at Madison Square Garden. Complete section 2 only with all 12 pages, a little staining along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Ringlings purchased the Barnum & Bailey Greatest Show on Earth in 1907 and ran the ... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 16:04

$67.00
161381

SCOTTSBORO BOYS Convicted of RAPE Alabama Negroes DEATH SENTENCES 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224886598

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1932 * Scottsboro Boys death sentences upheld * Negroes suspected of attacking 2 white girls * Alabama Supreme Court decision Page 27 has a one column heading: "7 DOOMED NEGROES LOSE ALABAMA PLEA" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primar... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 16:03

$33.00
161379

BABE RUTH 1st Career (2) Home Runs Game Boston Red Sox 1919 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224881044

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1919 * Babe Ruth's 1st ever 2 home run game * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball * R-34 airship flight to America The sport's section (page 16) has small one column headings: "MACKMEN WIN TWO" "Babe Ruth's Two Home Runs fall to Save Red Sox from Defeat" with box scores. (see) First report on Babe Ruth hitting two home runs for the first time in his baseball career. He would do this 72 times total throughout his career. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day including a nice front page headline and photo on the R-34 airship crossing the Atlantic Ocean. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding slit... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 16:00

$52.00
161377

R34 Rigid AIRSHIP 1st to Cross Atlantic Ocean East to West 1919 Newspaper BLIMP


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224875856

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1919 * R-34 airship flight to America * 1st ever crossing of the Atlantic East to West * Aviation - flight - dirigible - zeppelin * 1st aerial stowaway - William Ballantyne The front page has a very nice banner headline: "R-34 CROSSES OCEAN, LANDS SAFELY HERE; FUEL ALL BUT EXHAUSTED IN 108-HOUR TRIP; BATTLED WITH FOG AND STORMS FOUR DAYS" with many subheads and nice photo of the airship landing at Roosevelt Field. Also a photo of William Ballantyne, the first ever aeronautical stowaway who hid in the rigging. Much more in the following pages with more photos. Loads of text, too much to photograph all. Great for display. Always nice to have notable events in his... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:58

$72.00
161376

Washington D.C. RACE RIOT Red Summer NEGROES Murder Looting Arson 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391982775904

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1919 * Washington D.C. race riot * Red Summer of 1919 The front page has a nice banner headline: "4 DEAD, 5 DYING, 70 HURT IN NEW RACE RIOTS IN WASHINGTON; CAVALRY, INFANTRY AND POLICE UNABLE TO STOP ATTACKS; WILSON ASKS FOR REPARATION OFFICIAL; SENATORS BALK " with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Washington D.C. Race Riot of 1919. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:54

$52.00
161375

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION 1st Stage Taking Effect BEER Liquor 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391982775415

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 1, 1919 * War-time prohibition takes effect The top of the front page has a three column headline that announces: "NATION GOES DRY UNDER WARTIME ACT; SOME WILL SELL BEER AND LIGHT WINES, BUT PALMER REFUSES TO GIVE IMMUNITY" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text. First report coverage on wartime prohibition act taking effect. Thirty-two pages, irregular along the spine with some wear, small piece torn away at bottom right corner with a little text loss, a little staining nice for display as such.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:53

$52.00
161374

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish & COLLEGE FOOTBALL 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391982775050

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 9, 1925 * Knute Rockne * Notre Dame * College football Page 7 has one column headings that include: "ROCKNE DEFENDS COLLEGE FOOTBALL" "Coach Says Catholic Alumni Should Support the Game for Development of Manhood" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, some margin wear with a little unrelated text loss, otherwise good.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:52

$42.00
161373

RED GRANGE Illinois Running Back Signs w/ Chicago Bears Football 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224869012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 23, 1925 * Red Grange - Galloping Ghost * Illinois Fighting Illini - College football * Chicago Bears signing - NFL The sport's section (page26) has a one column heading: "GRANGE WILL PLAY FOR CHICAGO BEARS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the famous Illinois running back signing with the Chicago Bears just after playing in his last college football game vs. Ohio State two days earlier. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:52

$67.00
161372

HACK WILSON Hits 2 Home Runs in 1 Inning & Babe Ruth Yankees 1925 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224868484

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1925 * Hack Wilson - New York Giants * 2 home runs in 1 inning * Babe Ruth - Yankees This 40 page newspaper has a banner headline on page 14: "Giants Win Twice, Robins Also Triumph; Ruth's Homers Help Yanks to Victory" with subheads that include: "Wilson Gets Two in a Inning During Nine-Run Rally..." "BABE HAS HIS JOKE WITH 2 HOME RUNS" and more. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete, some spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:51

$38.00
161371

ROARING TWENTIES Economic Prosperity Highs Pre Stock Market Crash 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224867947

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 5, 1925 * Roaring Twenties financial prosperity * Pre stock market crash record highs The top of thefront page has a one column heading: "BIG WAVE OF BUYING SETS NEW RECORDS ON STOCK EXCHANGE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, irregular along the spine, light toning, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:50

$40.00
161370

Best JIMMY WALKER Liberal Democrat Tammany Hall ELECTED MAYOR 1925 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224867208

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 4, 1925 * Jimmy Walker elected mayor of NYC * Liberal Democrat - Tammany Hall * Best title to be had The front page has a nice banner headline: "WALKER BY 400,000; WINS EVERY BOROUGH" with many subheads and illustration of Walker. (see) Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages., irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:49

$42.00
161369

Very Early TELEVISION TV Invention Field Tests in New York City 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224866718

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1927 * Early television tests The top of the front page has a two headline announcing the invention of television, with: "FAR-OFF SPEAKERS SEEN AS WELL AS HEARD HERE IN A TEST OF TELEVISION" with subheads; "Life A Photo come To Life" "Hoover's Face Plainly Imaged as He Speaks in Washington" "The First Tim In History" "Pictures Are flashed by Wire..." "Commercial Use In Doubt" and more. This article carries over to page 20 which is almost entirely taken up with this detailed report & which includes 3 related photos. It also has a banner head: "Television Triumphs In its first Demonstration Between New York and Washington". Other news, sports and advertisements ... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:48

$97.00
161368

JOHNNY SYLVESTER New York Yankees BABE RUTH'S Sick Boy Guest 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224866277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 12, 1927 * Johnny Sylvester guest of honor (cancelled) * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees The front page has a related report on perhaps the most famous off-the-field story on the legendary Babe Ruth. The two column article is headed: "Johnny Sylvester Won't See Yankees Play; Babe Ruth's 11-Year-Old Friend Not So Well". See photos for text on Johnny's cancellation of attending opening day at Yankee Stadium. As most baseball fans know this is the story of Johnny Sylvester, an 11 year-old deathly ill, to whom Babe Ruth promised a home run in the World Series. Ruth came through with 3 home runs --and as the story goes--causing the boy to recuperate, saving his life. G... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:48

$67.00
161367

IRISH FREE STATE CREATED Ireland Independence Timothy Healy 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391982771622

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1922 * Irish Free State established * Ireland becomes independent The top of the front page has a one column heading: "IRISH FREE STATE GETS KING'S ASSENT; TO INSTALL HEALY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the establishment of the Irish Free State. Nice to have in a paper dated the 6th as this was one of the most historic days in Ireland history. 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 40 pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding slits along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:47

$88.00
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