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2 BABE RUTH New York Yankees Hits # 58-60th HOME RUNS Record 1927 NYC Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372110670932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, A very notable pair of issues dated Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, 1927 reporting Babe Ruth tying the home run record (his own), then breaking it the next day, a record that would stand until Roger Maris hit 61 in 1961. September 30: The sports page has a banner headline announcing: "Fans Acclaim Ruth as He Hits Two Homers and ties Own Record; Cards Lose". The first column heads include: "Ruth Hits 2, Equals 1921 Homer Record" "Slams 58th in First Frame, then Gets 59th in Fifth with 3 Men on Bases" with more. There is also a very nice photo captioned: "Ruth's Most Serious Home Run Face" beneath with is a lengthy chart noting the dates & locations of each of his home runs in 1921 and 1... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2017 09:32

$570.00
158215

STATESBORO GA Bulloch County Georgia & More TORNADOES Disaster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909895032

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1929 * Statesboro, Georgia & more * Tornadoes disaster The front page has a one column heading: "TORNADO DEATH TOLL REACHES 87 IN SOUTH; 500 KNOWN INJURED" with subheads that include: "Storm Descends at Night on Statesboro, Ga., Killing 34 There and Hurting 70" and more. (see) First report coverage on the tornado outbreak in Georgia and South Carolina in which the city of Statesboro was hardest hit. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage o... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:08

$40.00
158214

THE GREAT DEPRESSION America's Unemployment Rate Problem w/ Print 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909894543

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, November 23, 1930 * The Great Depression at the beginning * America's unemployment rate soars * Arthur Woods article on the current condition The front page of this section has a banner headline: "MOBILIZING AMERICA TO FIGHT UNEMPLOYMENT" with banner subhead: "Arthur Woods, Chairman of the President's Commission, Reports That Federal, State and Municipal Agenices Are Given 'the Finest Possible Cooperation' in a Vast Program of Construction and From Their Labors He Looks Forward to Permanent Benefits" and related illustration. (see) Lengthy text. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 14 pages, rag edition in nice ... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:07

$45.00
158197

Best BABE RUTH Sold To New York Yankees Baseball from Red Sox 1920 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108920696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Best title to be had * Historic baseball report Page 16 has one of the most historic and sought-after banner headlines for any baseball collector, reading: "RUTH BOUGHT BY NEW YORK AMERICAN FOR $125,000, HIGHEST PRICE IN BASEBALL ANNALS". The first column subheads include: "Yanks Buy Babe Ruth For $125,000" "Highest Purchase Price in Baseball History Paid for Game's Greatest Slugger" "Will Get New Contract" "Miller Huggins is Now in California to Sign Home-Run King at Large Salary" "Slated For Right Field" "Acquisition of Noted Batsman Gives New York Club the Hard-Hitting Outfielder Long Desired" with the text, and ... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:51

$3,650.00
158196

SCARFACE AL CAPONE Antonio Lombardo MURDER Chicago Gangland War 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108913686

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1928 * Antonio Lombardo assassination (1st report) * "Scarface" Al Capone * Chicago gangland war Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Capone Aide Slain at Chicago's Busiest Corner; Killing May Be Linked to Uale Murder Here" First report coverage on the assassination of Antonio Lombardo, advisor to Al Capone. Uncommon to fine gangland reports prior to the St. Valentine's Day massacre which took place about 5 months later as a retaliation to this event. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, a few small binding slits along the spin, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:42

$47.00
158193

SS ATHENIA 1st British Ship Sunk World War II Beginning 1939 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108909949

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, September 4, 1939 * SS Athenia, the 1st British ship sunk by Germany in WWII * World War II at the beginning * Britain and France enter the war The nice banner headline announces: "BRITISH SHIP WITH 1400 PASSENGERS IS SUNK BY SUBMARINE OFF HEBRIDES" with subheads. (see) Also another banner headline: "Britain and France at War With Germany" and much more. Complete issue with all 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:37

$45.00
158192

EASTON PA Pennsylvania Quarry Lehigh Protland Cement Co EXPLOSION 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909288416

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1942 * Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania * Lehigh Portland Cement Company * Limestone quarry explosion disaster The front page has one column headings that include: "31 BLOWN TO DEATH AS QUARRY BLAST JARS 2-STATE ZONE", "Premature Explosion of 21 Tons of Gelatinite Near Easton Is Felt Over 50-Mile Radius" and more. (see) First report coverage continues on page 5 with two related photos. 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 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:36

$46.00
158191

Best 2ND BIGGEST % GAIN Wall Street Stock Market Percentage Rise 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108908224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 1931 * Wall Street - stock market * 2nd biggest percentage gain is history * The Great Depression era While most reports on the stock market have a negative focus--"crash" days always sell well--we are pleased to offer this issue which was a bit of brightness in the midst of the Great Depression. The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its 2nd single best day (percentage change) in history on October 6, 1931 achieving a 14.87% gain. It is this event that is reported on the front page with a one column heading: "STOCK PRICES SOAR; NEW CURB ON SHORTS" and subheads. This event even eclipsed the 936.42 point gain on Oct. 13, 2008, which was an 11.08% gain. Terrific... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:35

$60.00
158190

FRANK LOCKHART Speed Race Car Daytona Beach Florida Crash DEATH 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108906369

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, May 6, 1928 * Race car driver Frank Lockhart * Land speed record attempt death * Daytona Beach, Florida The front page of the this photo section has 3 related to the death of Frank Lockhart. (see) Nice for display. Also a photo of Charles Lindbergh standing in front of his famous "Spirit of St. Louis" airplane. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure photo section only with all 10 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:34

$47.00
158189

STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bulls vs Bears Financial 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909286048

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has one column headings: "STOCK PRICES BREAK IN WIDE SELLING DUE TO BANK RATE SCARE" "Active Issues Lead Decline, the Losses Ranging From 2 to 18 Points" "Wave Comes Late In Day" and more. (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash that was about 6 months away ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:30

$39.00
158188

OLD TIMERS' DAY New York Yankees w/ Photos of BABE RUTH Ty Cobb 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909285677

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1947. * Old Timers' Day game * Babe Ruth - Ty Cobb and more * New York Yankees The sport's section (page 25) has a banner headline: "Famous American League Players of Other Days Thrill 25,084 at Stadium" with subheads that include: "OLD-TIMERS GAME GOES TO YANKEES" "Receipts To Ruth's Fund" and more. Also photos of Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Cy Young, Tris Speaker and more. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:29

$45.00
158183

LESLEY J. McNAIR Operation Cobra World War II Normandy KILLED 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108897152

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1944 * Lesley J. McNair death (1st report) * World War II United States Army * Operation Cobra - Normandy Campaign The front page has a two column heading: "McNair Killed in Normandy Watching Push on U.S. Front" with subhead and photo. (see) More on page 3. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:22

$40.00
158182

IBN SAUD King Abdulaziz Arabian American Oil Company ARAMCO 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909281784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1947 * Ibn Saud - King Abdulaziz * Arabian American Oil Company * Saudi Aramco - Saudi Arabia Page has an article headed: "Ibn Saud Gratified By Oil Development" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:18

$44.00
158181

Nathan LEOPOLD and Richard LOEB Prison for BOBBY FRANKS Murder 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108893831

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, September 12, 1924 * Leopold & Loeb get life * Bobby Franks murder * Thrill Kill case The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LEOPOLD AND LOEB NOW IN PENITENTIARY AT JOILET, ILLINOIS" with subheads. (see) Complete in 16 pages, light toning, a little margin wear and irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:16

$44.00
158179

COCHRAN GA Bleckley County Georgia & More TORNADOES Disaster 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909279092

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 26, 1929 * Cochran, Georgia & more * Tornadoes disaster The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "TORNADOES IN SOUTH KILL 39, INJURE 200" with subheads that include: "Seventeen Die In Cochran" and more. (see) First report coverage on the tornado outbreak in Georgia and South Carolina in which the city of Cochran was hardest hit. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 & stur... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:13

$35.00
158177

ARA PARSEGHIAN Brings Notre Dame Football Back to Glory 1964 Sporting Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909277572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPORTING NEWS, November 7, 1964 * Coach Ara Parseghian * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * NCAA College Football The front page has a headline that reads: "Irish Agog Over Ara's Victory March" with subhead and photo. (see) This was Parseghian's first year as coach of the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame. The article reports that he is bringing Notre Dame football back to glory. Other sporting news of the day throughout with many photos. Complete with all 40 pages, some tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:11

$40.00
158176

GERTRUDE EDERLE Swimmer Record Breaker Battery Park to Sandy Hook 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909276817

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1925 * Woman swimmer Gertrude Ederle * Battery Park to Sandy Hook record swim The front page has a one column heading: "GIRL SWIMS TO HOOK FROM THE BATTERY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Gertrude Ederle's record breaking swim from Battery Park to Sandy Hook. 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, a little spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1925, Ederle turned professional. The same year she swam the 22 miles from Battery Park to Sandy Hook in seven hours and 11 minutes, a record time which stood for 81 ye... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:09

$39.00
158175

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108885503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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. T... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:07

$125.00
158172

TEXAS A&M AGGIES Last Season Game vs. Longhorns National CHAMPS 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909273692

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1927 * Texas A&M Aggies football * Last game of season (Texas Longhorns) * National champions The sport's section (page 27) has one column headings at the bottom of the page: "Texas Aggies Gain Title" "Repulse Texas University by 28 to 7 in Southwest Conference Race" See image for 1st report coverage on the last game of the season for Texas A&M in which they would be named co-national champions. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:02

$52.00
158170

JOE DIMAGGIO Baseball Game Hitting Streak New York Yankees 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909272913

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 16, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio's hitting streak nears the end * New York Yankees - Major league baseball The sports section (page 21) has a five column headline proclaiming: "DiMaggio Streak Reaches 55 as Yanks Triumph" with various subheads and box scores. (see) Joe DiMaggio would extend his hitting streak to just one more game (56), where it would end. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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 & institution... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:00

$50.00
158169

CHARLES LINDBERGH Advance in Airplanes w/ Orville Wright Photos 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909272200

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, August 26, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh (article 1) * Advance in aviation - airplanes * Orville Wright & Louis Bleriot The front page of this section has a banner headline: "LINDBERGH WRITES OF AVIATION'S ADVANCE" with subhead and 7 related photos. (see) Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 8 only with all 20 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 12:58

$45.00
158133

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman PHOTOS 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107942794

Shown is an original & historic old rotogravure, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 8, 1928 * Amelia Earhart in London * Transatlantic Ocean flight This rotogravure section only has two front page photos of Amelia Earhart just after her famous 1928 flight across the Atlantic Ocean. One photo shows her surrounded by admirers in London and the other (smaller) shows her climbing out of the airplane she just bought from Mary, Lady Heath. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:50

$45.00
158132

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION State by State Duty to Enforce Statute 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107942253

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Special Features (Section 9) only, July 28, 1929 * United States Prohibition * State by state & the Constitution The front page of this section has a banner headline: "THE STATES DUTY UNDER PROHIBITION; Senator Borah Holds That, Although a State Cannot Be Mandamused to Pass or Enforce a Statute, It Has a Legal and Moral Obligation to Support the Mandates of the United States Constitution" with related illustration. (see) Lengthy text takes up the rest of the front page. Complete special features section (Sec. 9) only with all 18 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:49

$42.00
158131

CALVIN COOLIDGE Last U.S. President Prior to Obama VISITS CUBA in 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107941472

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 17, 1928 * Calvin Coolidge visits Cuba * Last U.S. President prior to Obama * Pan-American Conference The front page has a three column headline: "COOLIDGE WINS CHEERS OF STATESMEN BY DECLARATION FOR SELF GOVERNMENT AS HE OPENS PAN-AMERICAN CONFERENCE" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on the following pages with complete text of Coolidge's speech. Other news of the day. Complete in 60 pages, some spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:48

$40.00
158130

OLD PEPPERSASS Mount Washington Cog Railway Last Ascent ACCIDENT 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107940355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1929 * "Old Peppersass" last ascent - accident * Mount Washington Cog Railway * New Hampshire mountain climb Page 4 has one column headings: "MAROONED ALL NIGHT ON MT. WASHINGTON" "Last of Governors' Party, Held by 'Old Peppersass' Wreck, Return During Day" and more with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:46

$52.00
158129

JAMES J. BRADDOCK vs. Tommy Loughran Boxing TITLE Fight 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908720811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1929 * Tommy Loughran wins (1st report) * James J. Braddock (Cinderella Man fame) * Boxing - light heavyweight title fight The sport's section (page 15) has a four column headline: "Loughran Beats Braddock and Keeps Title" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on Tommy Loughran winning the Light Heavyweight boxing title. This fight was about 6 years before Braddock's famous heavyweight championship fight against Max Baer. 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, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:45

$45.00
158128

NEW LONDON SCHOOL Rusk County Texas TX Natural Gas EXPLOSION 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908720283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, March 19, 1937 * New London, Texas school explosion The front page has a banner headline: "500 Bodies Taken From School Ruins" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the New London School explosion. Other news, sports, advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:44

$40.00
158127

Nice JAPANESE SURRENDERING End of World War II PEACE Close 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107937536

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HERALD EXPRESS--6th WAR EXTRA, Aug. 10, 1945 * World War II ending * Japan willing to surrender * Nice for display Large & bold headline above the masthead: "OFFICIAL SURRENDER OFFER MADE BY TOKIO" with a subhead: "Ask to Keep Emperor Allies Act on Plea" which includes a photo of: "Emperor Hirohito". The complete first section (of 2) with 8 pages, a little wear along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:42

$42.00
158126

United States Yacht RESOLUTE Wins Sailing Auld Mug AMERICA'S CUP 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908718690

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1920 * U.S. Yacht Resolute vs. Shamrock IV * America's Cup victory * New York Harbor The front page has a nice banner headline: "RESOLUTE WINS FINAL RACE AND KEEPS THE AMERICA'S CUP; SHAMROCK LOSES SLOW CONTEST BY 13 M. 5 SEC., ACTUAL TIME; 'BEST BOAT WON,' SAYS LIPTON WHO WILL BUILD SHAMROCK V."" with subheads photo. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on pages 2 & 3. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:41

$40.00
158125

PANCHO VILLA Mexican Revolutionist Bandit Rebel SURRENDERS 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107935478

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 29, 1920 * Francisco 'Pancho' Villa surrenders * Mexican rebel bandit The top of the front page has a one column heading: "VILLA SURRENDERS; LOWER CALIFORNIA DECLARED IN REVOLT" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the surrender of the famous Mexican rebel Pancho Villa. 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 28 pages, irregular with some staples along the spine, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:39

$42.00
158118

NEWTON GANG Rondout Illinois TRAIN Robbery Largest in U.S. History1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908713244

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 14, 1924 * Rondout Illinois train robbery * Largest in United States history * Newton Gang The front page has a one column heading: "TRAIN BANDITS' LOOT MAY REACH $3,000,000" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: On June 14, 1924, Rondout was the site of the largest train robbery in United States history. Several outlaws, including the "Newton Gang" and a corrupt postal inspector, successfully carried out a robbery of over two million dollars worth of cash, jewelry and securities. All of the conspirators were caught and prosecuted shortly afterwar... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:27

$40.00
158117

CALVIN COOLIDGE Republican Party Nomination for President 1924 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908712163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1928 * Calvin Coolidge nominated for President * 1924 Republican National Convention The front page has a nice seven column headline: "COOLIDGE AND DAWES NOMINATED; GENERAL; GENERAL IS NAMED FOR SECOND PLACE AFTER LOWDEN, CHOSEN, REFUSES IT" with subheads and 2 illustrations. (see) Much more on the following pages. 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 40 pages, irregular along the spine, a little margin wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:24

$39.00
158116

PLAYA DEL REY California Girls Children Home FIRE Disaster 1924 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908711464

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1924 * Playa Del Rey, California * Children home fire disaster * Hope Development School The top of the front page has a one column heading: "23 BURN TO DEATH IN CALIFORNIA HOME FOR DEFCIENT GIRLS" with subheads that include: "Wooden Building, With All Doors Locked, Traps Victims, Nearly All Children" and more (see). First report coverage on the fire disaster at the Hope Development School for sub-normal children at Playa Del Rey, California. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:23

$40.00
158115

JIMMIE FOXX & Chuck Klein MLB Philadelphia Baseball MVP'S Winners 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908710763

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 19, 1932 * Jimmie Foxx & Chuck Klein * Philadelphia Athletics and Phillies * MLB baseball most valuable players The sport's section (page 23) has a banner headline: "Two Philadelphia Players Judged Most Valuable in Major Leagues During 1932" with subheads that include: "KLEIN AND FOXX WIN PLAYER AWARDS" "Gehrig Again Runner-Up" and more with photos of Klein and Foxx. (see) First report coverage on Jimmie Foxx and Chuck Klein winning the MVP award for the 1932 baseball season. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag editi... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:22

$45.00
158114

MARIAN ANDERSON African American SINGER Lincoln Memorial Concert 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908710203

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1939 * Marian Anderson * African American Contralto * Famous Lincoln Memorial concert Page 19 has two column headings: "Throng Honors Marian Anderson In Concert at Lincoln Memorial", "Estimated 75,000, Gathered at Monument to Emancipator, Rush Toward Negro Singer at End--Ickes Introduces Her" with about 2/3 of a column 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 36 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 & stu... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:20

$57.00
158113

Early TELEVISION Invention to America Father of TV John L. Baird 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107917552

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1928 * John Baird - father of television * TV coming to America soon ? Page 16 has one column headlings that include: "TELEVISION CHAIN TO BE FORMED HERE" "American Purchasers of Baird Rights Say Entire Continent Will Ultimately Be Covered" and more. (see) A very significant report during the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. Complete with all 52 pages, a little irregular with some wear along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:14

$42.00
158112

FRANKIE YALE Uale Gangster ASSASSINATION Al "Sacrface" Capone 1928 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107916259

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1928 * Frankie Yale (Uale) assassination (1st report) * Gangster - gangland wars of the 1920's The front page has one column headings that include: "GANGSTER SHOT DEAD IN DAYLIGHT ATTACK" "Frank Uale Dies in Pistol Fight With Four Gunmen as He Drives in Brooklyn" "BULLETS ROUT BYSTANDERS" and more (see). First report coverage on the assassination of gangster Frankie Yale (Uale). He was a associate of Al Capone. 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 40 pages, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:12

$52.00
158111

AMELIA EARHART Woman Aviator Post Airplane Flight HARASSMENT 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908703929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1928 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * Post Atlantic Ocean flight * Airplane "Friendship" * Sideshow attraction ? Page 9 has one column headings: "MISS EARHART TIRES OF BEING 'SIDESHOW'" "She Expresses Regret Over Radio Here That Her Companion Are Kept in Background" and more. (see) Coverage on Amelia Earhart being relentlessly pursued by the media after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Was this an example of the modern day paparazzi ? 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 48 pages, a few small binding slits alo... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:11

$42.00
158110

EMILIO CARRANZA Mexico Mexican Aviator Airplane Crash KILLED 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908703444

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1928 * Emilio Carranza killed * Mexican aviator - airplane * "Lindbergh of Mexico" The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CARRANZA KILLED IN CRASH AS HE FLIES INTO STORM IN JERSEY ON MEXICAN HOP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 2 with 2 related photos and map. Loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:09

$40.00
158109

STOCK MARKET BOOM Wall Street Roaring 20's Pre Crash 1928 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107914102

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, July 15, 1928 * The stock market boom * Wall Street thriving * Pre-crash of 1929 The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "NATION-WIDE FEVER OF STOCK SPECULATION; Eager Buying Has Reached All Classes of People Throughout the Country and Has Set New Records In Many Directions...." with related illustration. (see) Nice for display a little more than a year prior to the great stock market crash of 1929. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 16 pages, rag edition, a few binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:08

$57.00
158108

ROBERT H. GODDARD Rockets Rocketry Clark University Test Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908702237

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1929 * Robert H. Goddard * Early rockets - rocketry * Stratosphere flight Page 2 has one column headings: "METEOR-LIKE ROCKET STARTLES WORCESTER" "Clark Professor's Test a New Propellant to Explore Air Strata Brings Police to Scene" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:07

$55.00
158107

HERBERT HOOVER Charles Curtis Nominated for President 1st Ballot 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908701427

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, June 17, 1928 * Herbert Clark Hoover nominated for President * 1928 Republican National Convention The front page of this section only has a banner headline: "HOOVER: A NEW TYPE AMONG CANDIDATES; The Eingineer, War Organizer and Cabinet Officer Brings His Talents Into the Political Arena for the Republican Party--His Unique Career Has Embraced Varied Activities the World Over" with smaller subheads and illustration. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 20 pages, rag edition, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:06

$47.00
158088

VANGUARD TV3 America 1st Space Satellite Rocket EXPLOSION Failure 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908480471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MIRROR NEWS--EXTRA, Los Angeles, Dec. 6, 1957 * Vanguard TV3 embarrassment * America's 1st attempt to launch satellite * Early, same day report - Nice for display The bold banner headline above the masthead announces the embarrassing entry of the United States in the space race with the Soviet Union, with a dramatic & very blunt statement: "SATELLITE FLOPS" with a subhead: "Moon Erupts on Test Stand". Also a four photo: "Picture Sequence Shows Explosion & Burning of Vanguard Rocket at Florida Site." This monumental failure of America's first attempt at space came just 2 months after the Soviets shocked the world with its successful Sputnik I launch, taking the lead in the space race... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2017 08:22

$87.00
158065

Rare CLYDE BARROW Texas Enemy # 1 & Raymond Hamilton PHOTOS 1934 TX Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372106939215

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GALVESTON DAILY NEWS, Texas, January 24, 1934 * Outlaw Clyde Barrow photo * Bonnie and Clyde fame The front page has two, one column photos of Clyde Barrow & Raymond Hamilton with caption: "Texas' Enemies Nos. 1 and 2" and text that includes: "The daring of Clyde Barrow, last of the Bloody Barrows of West Dallas slum fame...." Rare to find period photos of Barrow prior to his death. Probably not found in non-Texas newspapers. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2017 14:14

$220.00
158058

Early re. EXTERMINATION OF JEWS Julius Streicher Nuremberg Speech 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908024100

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 16, 1936 * Very early mention on exterminating the Jews * Julius Streicher speech at Nuremberg * Nazi propaganda figure Page 14 contains one of the earliest reports of extermination as the solution to the "Jewish problem" not just in Germany but throughout the world. The report has one column heads: "Streicher Advises Foreigners On Jews" "Tells Group at Nurenberg the Way to Solve 'Problem' Is to Exterm... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2017 13:51

$215.00
158056

JACK JOHNSON 1st Black Negro Wins Heavyweight BOXING Title in 1908 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372106921667

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Dec. 26, 1908 * Jack Johnson wins Heavyweight boxing crown * 1st Negro boxer champion (1st report) * Tommy Burns Page 3 has an article with one column heads: "Jack Johnson The New Heavyweight Champion" and: "Great Crowd Witnesses His Defeat of Tommy Burns at Sydney". The coverage is quite detailed (see for portions) taking about 17 column inches. It was at this fight that Jack Johnson became the first African-American to win the heavyweight boxing title. Complete in 10 pages, two ink spots affect each page but do not affect the mentioned report. Some margin wear, should be handled carefully.

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Ends November 15, 2017 13:49

$58.00
158055

DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN Famous 20th Century Headline 1948 Chicago Tribune Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908022601

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: Price reduced by $1,000 (see note below)! CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 3, 1948 * Most recognized and sought after headline of the 20th century See the photos for what is arguably the most recognizable headline of the 20th century: "DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN". Even those not remotely knowledgeable about historic newspapers are familiar with this headline as it appeared in countless history books, historical reviews of the 20th century, and presidential campaign and election reports. It was the early "two star" edition of this paper which printed this famous error, changed with the second edition. And there were actually two different "two star" editions, one noting "City 54 pages... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2017 13:47

$3,350.00
158054

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean Solo Flight Fame DEATH 1974 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908020951

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NEWS, New York City, Aug. 27, 1974 * Charles Lindbergh death (1st report) The front page of this tabloid-size newspaper announces: "LINDBERGH DIES OF CANCER AT 72" with a photo of him from 1927 and a subhead: "Lone Eagle Is Buried In Hawaii". Text is on pg. 2 with a nice pictorial display at the centerfold. Nice back page photo as well. Complete in 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2017 13:44

$36.00
158052

STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bulls vs Bears Financial 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372106914512

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 4, 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has one column headings: "YEAR'S WORST BREAK HITS STOCK MARKET" "Trading of 1,500,000 Shares in Final Hour Swamps the Whole List" "Steel Drops 10 Points" and more. (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash that was a few weeks away ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 15, 2017 13:41

$50.00
158051

GREAT DEPRESSION BEGINNING Post Stock Market Crash Financial Fall 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908018827

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 4, 1930 * Post stock market crash of 1929 * Great Depression at the beginning * Financial downfall continues The front page has one column headings: "STOCKS BREAK AGAIN; 4,867,530 SHARES ARE TRADED IN TOW HOURS" "Distress Selling Helps Drive Leaders Down at Opening of Record Saturday Session" and more. (see) A nice Wall Street related item not long after the great stock market crash and at the beginning of the great depression. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1st section only with 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2017 13:39

$38.00
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