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WALTER LIGGETT Journalist Minneapolis MN Assassination KID CANN ? 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906257115

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1935 * Journalist Walter Liggett assassination * Kid Cann - Isadore Blumenfeldd * Jewish-American mobster - gangster * Minneapolis, Minnesota organized crime The front page has a one column photo of Walter Liggett headed: "Assassinated" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of American journalist Walter Liggett. Minneapolis mobster Kid Cann was the probable killer but was later acquitted by a jury. 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 ver... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:35

$34.00
153227

PAN AM FLIGHT 214 Elkton MD Plane CRASH & Frank Sinatra Kidnapped 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740766543

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, December 9, 1963 * Pan Am Flight 214 - Elkton MD * Boeing 707-121 airplane disaster * Frank Sinatra Jr. kidnapping The front page has a two column heading: "Air Tragedy Cause Seen As Lightning" with caption: "81 Dead In Jet Crash" Also on the front page is a one column heading: "Sinatra's Son, 19, Kidnapped" with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light even toning, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Pan Am Flight 214, a Boeing 707-121 registered as N709PA, was a domestic scheduled passenger flight from Baltimore to Philadelphia, which crashed on December 8, 1963 near Elkton, Maryland, after being... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:34

$34.00
153226

OLD YANKEES STADIUM Baseball Disaster New York BABE RUTH Gehrig 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740765018

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 20, 1929 * Old Yankee Stadium stampede disaster * The house Ruth built * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth - Lou Gehrig The top of the front page has a three column headline: "TWO KILLED, 62 HURT IN YANKEE STADIUM AS RAIN STAMPEDES BASEBALL CROWD; VICTIMS ARE CRUSHED AT BLEACHER EXIT" with many subheads and list of the dead and injured. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2. First report coverage on the stampede inside Yankee Stadium following a sudden rain downpour that resulted in 2 deaths and many injured. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of ... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:31

$62.00
153225

HUBERT WILKINS Trans-Arctic Airplane Polar FLIGHT Photos 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740764196

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, April 29, 1928 * Australian polar explorer & aviator Hubert Wilkins * Trans-arctic airplane flight w/ Carl Ben Eielson * Point Barrow, Alaska to Spitsbergen, Norway The front page of this rotogravure section has 6 related photos concerning the trans-arctic airplane flight. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Eight pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:30

$42.00
153224

MLB Pitcher WALTER JOHNSON Rappahanock River Silver Dollar THROW 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906253210

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1936 * Retired baseball Pitcher Walter Johnson * Silver dollar throw - Rappahannock River * President George Washington legend The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Johnson Twice Throws a Dollar Across the Turbid Rappahannock" with subhead. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside with 2 related photos. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: On George Washington's 204th birthday, retired baseball legend Walter Johnson replicated a feat attributed to Washington by throwing a silver dollar across the Rappahannock River. Though it remained in dispute whe... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:29

$35.00
153223

JEWISH YEAR OF JUBILEE Convention JEWS & Warren G. Harding Letter 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906252454

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1923 * Jewish Year of Jubilee - Jews * President Warren G. Harding's letter One year after the United States Congress formally recognized Palestine to be the Jewish homeland, the Jews celebrated a Year of Jubilee. President Warren Harding sent a letter to the Union of American Hebrew Congregations in which he called for a "...restoration of religious devotion...". The text of this notable letter is printed in full on page 10. Page 10 also has a very lengthy account of the convention of Jews held in New York City, with column heads including; "Ask Jews To Drop Yiddish And Wine" "Dr. Wise Condemns 'Jargon'--Julius Rosenwald Suggests Grape Juice for Sacrament... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:27

$97.00
153222

Rare JOE DiMAGGIO Batting at Spring Training in Florida PHOTO 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906251355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 22, 1936 * Rare spring training photo in St. Petersburg, Florida * Joe DiMaggio - New York Yankees - MLB baseball * 1st year (rookie) before major league debut in May The top of the front page of this section has a four column photo showing Joe DiMaggio batting at Spring training in St. Petersburg, Florida. This was very early in his career before his MLB debut a few months later. Of course only a New York title would publish such a photo here. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, nice condition.

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:26

$35.00
153221

MIGRANT MOTHER Florence Owens Thompson ICONIC PHOTO Dust Bowl 1936 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740760079

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 5, 1936 * Florence Owens Thompson (Migrant Mother) * Photos from the Great Depression and Dust Bowl This rotogravure section only has a 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, cutout on the unrelated front page (see), otherwise good.

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:25

$34.00
153218

DONN FENDLER Rye NY Boy Lost in Maine Mountains Woods FOUND Alive 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906205933

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1939 * Donn Fendler found alive * Mount Katahdin in Maine * Rye, New York 12 year old boy The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Fendler Boy Found Alive in Woods Eight Days After Becoming Lost" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Donn Fendler being found alive after surviving 8 days in the mountains of Maine. Report continues inside with photo of Fendler. 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 edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen cont... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 14:18

$45.00
153217

EDMUND ALLENBY Field Marshal & British Imperial Governor DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906203853

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1936 * Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby death * English soldier and British Imperial Governor The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "ALLENBY IS DEAD; CONQUERED TURKS" with subheads and two photos. Lengthy 1st report coverage here. 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than ind... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 14:17

$35.00
153216

QUEEN VICTORIA DYING Monarch of Great Britain & Empress of India 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740692357

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT JOURNAL, January 21, 1901 * Queen Victoria death close (eve) * U.K. Great Britian and Ireland The front page has a nice banner headline: "PARALYSIS RAPIDLY SPREADING TO THE VITAL ORGANS OF THE DYING SOVERWIGN" with subheads and related illustration. Queen Victoria would die the next day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 28, 2017 14:16

$37.00
153215

HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin Very 1st FLIGHT to America Lakehurst 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740691171

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1936 * Hindenburg - LZ-129 zeppelin - airship * Very 1st flight to America - North Atlantic * Lakehurst, New Jersey disaster fame The top of the front page has a three column headline: "DIRIGIBLE REACHES NEW YORK AT 4:55 A.M. IN RECORD FLIGHT; GOES ON TO LAKEHURST BASE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st flight of the infamous airship to America. Lengthy article continues on page 3 with related photo and map. Loads of text. 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 iss... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 14:14

$47.00
153214

RMS QUEEN MARY Cunard Ocean Liner MAIDEN VOYAGE to America 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906198257

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1936. * Cunard liner RMS Queen Mary * Maiden voyage to America (during) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "QUEEN MARY SETS NEW DAY'S RECORD, THEN SLOWS IN FOG" with subheads. (see). Lengthy coverage continues inside with 4 related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 28, 2017 14:13

$35.00
153213

SAUDI ARABIA OIL BOOM Dhahran Aramco & Standard Company 1946 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740686817

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1946 * Saudi Arabia oil boom The top of page 2 has one column headings: "U.S. OIL TOWNS DOT SAUDI ARABIAN SOIL" "Record Boom Is Forecast--Potential Is Estimated to Exceed Our Own Reserves" with smaller subheads (see photos). 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 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 present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institution... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 14:11

$52.00
153212

BONNIE AND CLYDE Texas Patrolmen Murders & John Dillinger Hunted 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906196929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1934 * Bonnie and Clyde commit murders * Highway patrolmen - police officers * John Dillinger hunted The back page has one column headings: "2 OFFICERS SLAIN; BARROW SOUGHT" "Motorcycle Patrolmen Are Shot as They Approach Car in Texas Road" 1st report coverage on the killing of two patrolmen by Clyde Barrow and his "cigar smoking" woman companion, Bonnie Parker. See photos for text here. Rare to find reporting on this famous duo prior to their deaths. Also on the same page are one column headlines that include: "DILLINGER HUNTED IN GANG HIDEOUTS" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Thirty-six pages, a few inside page cutouts ... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 14:10

$44.00
153211

ALEXANDER BERKMAN Anarchist Movement Anarchism Leader DEATH 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740678010

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1936 * Alexander Berkman suicide death * Anarchist - anarchism - anarchy The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "EXILED BERKMAN COMMITS SUICIDE" with subheads and photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality ... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 14:09

$40.00
153199

KID CANN Minneapolis MN Jewish Mobster Gangster ACQUITTED Murder 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371905422077

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 19, 1936 * Kid Cann - Isadore Blumenfeldd * Jewish-American mobster - gangster * Minneapolis, Minnesota organized crime The front page has a one column heading: "KID CANN ACQUITTED IN LIGGETT MURDER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 2 with photo of Isadore Blumenfeld. 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 were the primary subscr... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:22

$34.00
153198

ANTONIO SCOTTI Italian Baritone Metropolitan Opera Fame DEATH 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371905421545

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 29, 1936 * Antonio Scotti death (1st report) * Italian baritone from Naples, Italy * Metropolitan Opera "The Met" fame The top of the page 8 has a one column heading: "ANTONIO SCOTTI, 70, NOTED SINGER, DIES" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage includes 3 related photos and illustration. 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:21

$34.00
153197

1st U.S. MAIL ROCKET Flight Frido Kessler at Greenwood NY 1936 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739915851

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1936 * 1st American rocket plane success * Rocket mail - Frido Kessler (1st report) * Greenwood Lake, New York Page 19 has one column headings that include: "MAIL IS DELIVERED BY ROCKET GLIDER", "Device Splutters for 2,000 Feet from New York to Jersey on Greenwood Lake", "Postmaster Is Obliging" and more. (see) First report coverage on the 1st successful test flight of the 1st U.S. rocket mail plane. 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 & sturdy into th... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:19

$46.00
153196

ELEFTHERIOS VENIZELOS Liberal Prime Minister of Greece DEATH 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739915188

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 19, 1936 * Eleftherios Venizelos death * Prime Minister of Greece * Liberal-democratic party The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "VENIZELOS IS DEAD IN PARIS EXILE AT 71" with subheads and photo. First report coverage on the death of Eleftherios Venizelos, Prime Minister of Greece. 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of ... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:18

$34.00
153194

LZ 129 HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin Under Construction Announcement1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739912510

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1936 * Hindenburg - LZ-129 zeppelin announcement * Lakehurst, New Jersey disaster fame Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "New Zeppelin to Inaugurate Air Service Between Germany and America on May 6" (see) Early report on the infamous airship while still under construction. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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 s... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:15

$34.00
153193

CITIZEN KANE Orson Welles #1 Movie Premiere AD New York City 1941 OLD Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371905416648

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1941 * Opening week ad for the movie Citizen Kane Page 13 has an advertisement for the opening week of the movie classic 'Citizen Kane' starring Orson Welles. (see) This ad measures 14 x 6 inches. Through research of this movie, the release date for this movie in the United States was on May 1, 1941 with the first showing to be at the Palace Theater in New York City. The movie 'Citizen Kane' consistently ranks at the top of most polls of the top movies of all time. 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 cont... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:13

$45.00
153192

SUGAR RAY ROBINSON vs. Jake LaMotta BOXING 3rd Fight Tiebreaker 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371905415701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1943 * Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jake Lamotta * Boxing - Boxers - 3rd of 6 fights (tiebreaker) The sport's section (page 17) has a four column heading: "Robinson Gains Award Over La Motta" with subheads. (see) This was the third of 6 fights between the two. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 28 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 April 27, 2017 15:11

$45.00
153191

Treaty of San Francisco WORLD WAR II Officially Over JAPAN FREE 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371905413012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 29, 1952 * Treaty of San Francisco takes effect * World War II formally over * Japan gets complete sovereignty The front page has a four column headline: "RIDGWAY NAMED TO EISENHOWER POST; CLARK TO BE COMMANDER IN FAR EAST; JAPAN''S PACT IN FORCE; SOVIET OBJECTS" with subheads that include: "Tokyo Takes Reins" "Formal End of War With Ten Nations Hailed in Ceremonies" and more. Lengthy coverage continues inside with a few 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 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality ... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:09

$52.00
153190

JEWISH SEGREGATION Jews Persecution & Nazis Germans Wilhelm Frick 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739907679

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1936 * Wilhelm Frick - Nazi Party politician * Segregation in Germany - Germans & Jews * Jewish persecution in it's early stages The front page has a one column heading: "REICH JEWS' STATUS IS DEFINED BY FRICK" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:07

$38.00
153189

1905 Large MAP of Railroads in Springfield Massachusetts - Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371905410199

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 19, 1905 * Great map of the railroads in Springfield, MA * 1905 original * Thumbnail photo and much re: Willis Phelps The front page of section 2 contains a very displayable map of 1905 railroads in Springfield, Massachusetts. The map measures approximately 9 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, and is surrounded by related text (including the thumbnail photo and info re: Willis Phelps) which fills all of the page and continues on to an inside page. A great issue for railroad enthusiasts! Other news of the day is found throughout. This offering includes the complete 2nd section only (pages 11-20), but the 1st page of the section reads and has the look of a fro... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:04

$55.00
153188

KING TUTANKHAMUN Pharaoh Sarcophagus TOMB 4th Chamber Discovery 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371905408657

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1928 * King Tutankhamun discovery * Egyptian Pharaoh 4th chamber * Egyptologist Howard Carter The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "NEW FINDS IN TOMB OF TUT-ANKH-AMEN" 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. Complete in 64 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:02

$45.00
153168

ROSE McCONNELL LONG Huey Wife U.S. Senator Takes Oath of Office 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904457583

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1936 * Rose McConnell Long takes oath * Huey's term as United States Senator Page 3 has a two column heading: "Mrs. Long Takes Oath in a Crowded Senate; Will Carry on 'Share-the-Wealth' Campaign" with photo. (see) First report coverage on Rose McConnell Long becoming the 3rd woman ever to serve as a U.S. Senator, taking over the remaining months of her late husband's term. 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 subscript... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:29

$35.00
153167

ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1864 Election Address Original Manuscript FOUND 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739221811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 12, 1936 * Abraham Lincoln original manuscript found * Speech from his re-election of 1864 Page 14 has a one column heading: "LOST MANUSCRIPT OF LINCOLN IS FOUND" with subhead and large photostat of the original manuscript of Lincoln's speech on November 10, 1864. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality edit... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:28

$35.00
153166

Nice JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION 1963 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739220861

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LOS ANGELES TIMES - EXTRA, Nov. 23, 1963 * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination * Nice headline w/ photos for display The banner headline reads: "KENNEDY DEAD Assassin Flees After Shooting" with subheads: "Shocked Nation Mourns Death of Kennedy" "Johnson Takes Oath". Also a large photo of the motorcade just prior to the shooting, & another of Kennedy speaking in Ft. Worth the day prior. A wealth of photos inside. The complete first section (of 4) with pages 1-24. A little light stray red pencil marking near the top, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:26

$46.00
153165

Nice ROBERT A. TAFT Ohio Conservative Senator Politician DEATH 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739218825

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND PRESS, July 31, 1953 * Senator Robert A. Taft death * Conservative politician The front page has a nice banner headline: "SENATOR TAFT IS DEAD" with subhead and photo. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, light toning along top and central fold, generally nice.

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:24

$35.00
153164

Historic ALAN SHEPARD 1st American Rocket SPACEMAN NASA Mercury 3 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739216093

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING BULLETIN, Philadelphia, May 5, 1961 * Astronaut Alan Shepard * 1st American in space * Mercury-Redstone 3 - Freedom 7 The two line banner headline announces: "Astronaut Is Fired Safely Into Space, Recovered by Helicopter off Bahamas" with subheads and two related photos. (see). More on the following pages. This was America's entry in the manned space flight race with the Soviet Union. Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, a little minor staining, generally nice.

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:22

$67.00
153163

OSCAR ASCHE Australian Actor Director Writer Chu Chin Chow DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904445713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1936 * Oscar Asche death * Australian actor & more * Chu Chin Chow musical fame The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "OSCAR ASCHE DEAD; AUTHOR AND ACTOR" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Australian actor, director and writer, Oscar Asche. He was best known for his record-breaking musical Chu Chin Chow. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rathe... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:18

$34.00
153162

GEORGE R. DALE Muncie Indiana Mayor Ku Klux Klan Opposition DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904443119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1936 * George R. Dale death (1st report) * Muncie, Indiana mayor & more * Ku Klux Klan - KKK opposer The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "GEORGE DALE DIES; KU KLUX KLAN FOE" 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. 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:16

$34.00
153161

EASTON PA Pennsylvania Quarry Lehigh Protland Cement Co EXPLOSION 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739210444

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 April 26, 2017 15:14

$42.00
153160

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Europe Jews 1944 WWII Newspaper NAZIS Atrocities


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739204027

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time * Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations Page 5 has one column headings: "NAZIS BAR RESCUE OF 1,350 ORPHANS", "Refuse Safe-Conduct for Ship to Carry Jews Whose Parents Were Murdered in Balkans". See images for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Europe. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being realized. Other news, sports and and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen ... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:02

$52.00
153159

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB Georgia Course Bobby Jones 1ST OPENING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904425481

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1933 * Augusta National Golf Club course opens (day of) * Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia The sport's section (page 21) has coverage on the opening day of Augusta National Golf Club course, agreeably the most famous golf course in the country. The one column heading near the top of the page reads: "'JONES'S NEW LINKS WILL OPEN TODAY" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton &... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:00

$42.00
153150

Rare FRANCE EDITION Stars and Stripes Post D-DAY Invasion 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371901828650

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STARS & STRIPES, Continental Edition, Aug. 19, 1944 * Post D-Day France - World War II * Rare edition of this famous military title We have had many editions of this famous military newspaper but the "Continental Edition" from during the invasion of France & before the liberation of Paris is very rarely seen. As noted in the masthead this edition was: "Printed 'Somewhere in France" and is just the vol. 1 no. 40 issue. The conditions under which this edition was published were obviously less than ideal as this is complete as a single sheet newspaper & without photos. The banner headline announces: "U.S. Troops Reported In Paris Suburb" with a subhead: "Gen. Patton's Advance Units In Versa... See More  

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:33

$47.00
153148

(6) WWII 1945 STARS AND STRIPES World War II U.S. Military Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371901826634

Shown are 6 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STARS & STRIPES, the "Daily Newspaper of U.S. Armed Forces in the European Theater of Operations" as noted in the masthead. This is a nice collection of six complete issues from the January of 1945 reporting the war in Europe, each with a front page reports on the war and with some war-related photo as well. Dates are: January 18, 19, 23, 27, 30, & 31, 1945. See photos for the headlines & front page reports. All are complete, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:30

$33.00
153124

SNYDER OK Oklahoma Kiowa County F5 TORNADO Disaster 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900936309

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 12, 1905 * Snyder, Oklahoma tornado * F5 tornado disaster The top of page 9 has one column headings that include: "Dead May Exceed 100" "From Oklahoma Tornado" and more. (see) Coverage on the F5 tornado that hit Snyder, Oklahoma, one of the worst natural disasters in that state. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning with a little margin wear, somewhat fragile, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:36

$33.00
153122

BROCKTON MA Grover Shoe Factory Disaster EXPLOSION Collapse Fire 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900934329

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 21, 1905 * Grover Shoe Factory disaster * Boiler explosion * Brockton, Massachusetts Page 7 has a article headed: "SIXTY OR MORE DEAD" "Crushed And Burned" "In Brockton Factory" and more. (see) First report coverage on the Grover shoe factory disaster at Brockton, Massachusetts. Lengthy text takes up more than 4 columns. Complete in 14 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:33

$33.00
153121

RMS QUEEN MARY Cunard Liner Under Construction PHOTO & Hitler 1934 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900933586

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure photo section only, September 2, 1934 * RMS Queen Mary under construction * Adolph Hitler newly elected dictator The front page of this rotogravure section has a large photo of the RMS Queen Mary under construction just prior to it's launching. Also a smaller photo of Adolph Hitler greeting a large crowd from a second floor window of the chancellery in Berlin shortly after he became supreme leader. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 8 pages, very minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:32

$30.00
153120

JOHN DILLINGER Post Crown Point, Indiana Jail Escape HUNTED 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900932723

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1934 * John Dillinger hunted in the Midwest * Post Crown Point, Indiana jail escape The top of the back page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER SOUGHT IN CHICAGO FLATS" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the hunt for John Dillinger shortly after his famous escape from Crown Point, Indiana jail. 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscri... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:30

$33.00
153119

NUCLEAR POWER Reactor Generates ELECTRICITY 1st Time Argo Idaho 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736646533

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 30, 1951 * Experimental Breeder Reactor No. 1 * National Reactor Testing Station * Arco, Butte County, Idaho * 1st nuclear power into electricity The front page has a one column heading: "ELECTRICITY MADE BY ATOMIC REACTOR" 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 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:29

$52.00
153117

ANTI-NAZI RALLY Adolph Hitler BOYCOTT On Germany Begins by JEWS 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900930156

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1937 * Anti-Nazi rally - Anti Adolph Hitler * Madison Square Garden * John L. Lewis This 46 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "LABOR DEMOCRACY IS BAR TO FASCISM, LEWIS SAYS HERE", "Tells 20,000 at Anti-Nazi Rally That the Workers Can Block Reaction", "Garden Crowd Cheers Wildly as Mayor, Johnson and Others Attack Hitler" and more. Lengthy text continues on page 2 with complete text on John L. Lewis's address. Too much to photograph all. First report coverage on the anti-Nazi and Anti-Adolph Hitler rally at Madison Square Garden. Other news of the day throughout including sports and various advertisements. Rag edition, a ... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:26

$38.00
153116

1st SPLITTING OF THE ATOM Nuclear Disintegration Cockcraft-Walton 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900929421

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 2, 1932 * John Cockcroft & Ernest Walton * 1st splitting of the atom - atomic nucleus Near the bottom of the front page has a very historic report which notes the very beginning of the "atomic age" with a two column heading: "Big Scientific Achievement Hailed in Splitting of Atom" with subhead. (see) See the hyperlink which mentions Cockcroft and Walton as being the first to split the atom. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning some wear at the margins, mainly along the right margin, generally good.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:25

$57.00
153115

OPERATION MARKET GARDEN Allied Airborne Paratroopers Raid 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900928388

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 19, 1944 * Operation Market Garden begins * Post D-Day Europe * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "BRITISH AND AIR ARMY UNITE" with subheads that include: "13 Towns Taken by Glider Troops" and more. (see) First report coverage on the great paratrooper raid in the Netherlands. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp in the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:23

$45.00
153114

AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 1 Goodwin Arkansas DC-2 Airplane Crash 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736642334

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1936 * American Airlines Flight 1 disaster * Douglas DC-2 airliner - airplane crash * Goodwin, St. Francis County, Arkansas The front page has a one column heading: "CRASH OF AIRLINER BAFFLES EXPERTS; 17 BODIES REMOVED" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with a few related photos. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals ... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:21

$34.00
153113

3rd BATTLE OF THE AINSE Chemin des Dames Begins World War I WWI 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900926844

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, May 28, 1918 * 3rd battle of the Ainse begins * World War I The front page has a three column headline: "VAST GERMAN FORCE EFFECTS CROSSING OF THE AINSE RIVER" with subheads. (see) Coverage during World War I including the beginning of the third battle of the Aisne. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, some margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:20

$33.00
153111

President JIMMY CARTER Inauguration Takes Oath of Office 1977 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900923980

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Jan. 21, 1993 * Jimmy Carter inauguration The front page has a banner headline: "Jimmy Carter Is Inaugurated" with subheads and photo. More inside. Complete 1st section only with 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:14

$27.00
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