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ERWIN ROMMEL Tanks German Field Marshall WWII DEATH 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245687466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 16, 1944 * Erwin Rommel death * The Desert Fox * World War II field Marshall The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "ROMMEL DIES OF WOUND CAUSED BY AUTO WRECK" with subhead and small photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning, a little margin and central fold wear, small library stamp in the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:40

$44.00
171015

First Ever AUTOMOBILE ADVERTISEMENT Winton Motor Carriage Company 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245684250

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 30, 1898 * Very 1st ever automobile advertisement * Horseless carriage (historic) A very significant issue in the history of automobiles, as the noted reference work "Kane's Famous First Facts" records that the mentioned advertisement was the very first automobile ad ever published in America. This same (or extremely similar) ad appeared in some later issues of this magazine but this was the very first appearance. A back page advertisement is headed: "Dispense With A Horse" and describes the fine features of the "Winton Motor Carriage" manufactured by "The Winton Motor Carriage Co., Cleveland, Ohio". It measures 2 1/8 by 2 3/8 inches and includes a small but nice engraving of a co... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:38

$245.00
171011

CHICAGO BLACK SOX World Series of Baseball Scandal Case Ends ? 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372609061121

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA DAILY BEE, Nebraska, March 18, 1921 * Chicago "Black Sox" White Sox players * 1919 World Series of baseball scandal The sports page has one column heads. on the "Black Sox" World Series scandal of 1919: "Judge Dever Drops Charges Against Sox" "State's Attorney to Gather New Evidence--Blames Predecessors for Collapse of Case Thursday". The report begins: "Immediate prosecution of Chicago White Sox base ball players & others indicted in connection with the alleged throwing of the 1919 world series collapsed today when the state...dropped the cases against seven of the players & Judge Dever took the others off the court call..." with more (see). Twelve pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:36

$39.00
171010

JAPANESE SURRENDERING ? End of World War II w/ Hirohito 1945 Military Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245680161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE STARS & STRIPES, Paris Edition, Aug. 12, 1945 * World War II ending * Japan to surrender ? The 3 line banner headline proclaims: "Allies Accept Jap Offer, If Hirohito Will Bow to Control; Reply Waited" with various reports concerning the final negotiations for the end of World War II. Grat to have this reporting in this military newspaper. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:36

$32.00
171009

WINSTON CHURCHILL Becomes Prime Minister w/ Photo 1940 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245677757

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 11, 1940 * Sir Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister * Germans invade the Netherlands (1st report) The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "BEGIN GREAT BATTLE!" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Also on the front page is a one column heading: "NAME CHURCHILL PREMIER OF NEW BRITISH CABINET" with subhead. (see) Photo of Churchill is on the back page. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:34

$52.00
171008

CHARLES LINDBERGH Airplane Flight to Mexico City for Anne Morrow 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245677064

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1929 The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH LANDS IN MEXICO CITY; GOES TO FIANCEE" with subheads. (see) He would wed Anne Morrow about a month later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:34

$40.00
171007

Best FRANK NITTI Al "Scarface" Capone's Henchman SUICIDE 1943 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372609058146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 20, 1943 * Frank Nitti suicide death (1st report) * Al "Scarface" Capone henchman - gangsters * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "NITTI KILLS HIMSELF!" with subheads. Very nice for display. More on page 6 with few related photos. Photos of Nitti are on page 8. (see) Great to have in this famous Chicago publication, very rare as such. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:33

$278.00
171006

CAIRO CONFERENCE Winston Churchill & FDR World War II Japan 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245674950

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 2, 1943 * Cairo Conference in Egypt * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "STRIP JAPAN, ALLIES PLEDGE; Aim to Free Stolen Empire; 3 Leaders on New Journey" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photo and map are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the Cairo Conference in Egypt in which Japan was the main topic. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:33

$67.00
171005

Great RETURN TO PHILIPPINES Gen. Douglas MacArthur 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245674119

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 20, 1944 * General Douglas MacArthur returns * Leyte Gulf, Philippines (1st report) * Famous "I Shall Return" comes true * Nice headline for display The front page has a great banner headline: "MacARTHUR IN PHILIPPINES!; ISLANDS SPLIT BY INVASION" with subheads and photo. (see) Two related maps on page 2. First report on MacArthur's famous return to the Philippines at Leyte Gulf. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:33

$82.00
171004

BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF Philippine Sea U.S. Navy Japan 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245672798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 25, 1944 * Battle of Leyte Gulf * Philippines - William Halsey * World War II WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "JAP FLEET ATTACKED!" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two related maps are on page 6. Complete with 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:32

$62.00
171003

FRANK LEAHY Notre Dame Fighting Irish College FOOTBALL New Coach 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372609056702

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, February 15, 1941 * Frank Leahy becomes ND coach (1st report) * Notre Dame Fighting Irish college football The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "NOTRE DAME NAMES LEAHY; GETS NEW STAFF" with subheads and two related photos. Great for display. First report coverage on Frank Leahy becoming the new head coach of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish college football team. Leahy would become one of the most successful coaches at ND. Complete section 2 (sports) only with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:31

$67.00
171002

EDDIE RICKENBACKER Airplane Fighter Ace LOST at Sea 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245670736

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 24, 1942 * Eddie Rickenbacker goes missing (1st report) * American World War I airplane fighter ace * Would be adrift at sea for 24 days The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "RICKENBACKER LOST AT SEA" with subheads. Nice for display. Article continues on page 2 with photo and related photo. First report coverage on Captain Eddie Rickenbacker going missing after his airplane went down in the Pacific Ocean. He would be adrift at sea for 24 days. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, gener... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:31

$52.00
171001

USS WASP Aircraft Carrier Guadalcanal SINKING 1942 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245669025

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 27, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Wasp sinking * Battle of Guadacanal * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "BIG U. S. NAVY LOSSES BARRED; Carrier Wasp Sunk, Another Damaged; Destroyer Goes Down" with subheads. (see) More on page 10 with one column heading: "CARRIER WASP TORPEDOED, SUNK AT GUADALCANAL" with subheads and photo. Photo of the USS wasp on fire on page 12. This sinking actually happened over a month ago but was not made public until now making this still a first report. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead,... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:29

$62.00
171000

BATTLE OF ALAM EL HALFA Erwin Rommel Attacks Egypt 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245668867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 1, 1942 * Battle of Alam el Halfa begins * Field Marshal Erwin Rommel The front page has a great banner headline: "AXIS REOPENS DRIVE IN EGYPT" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 2. First report coverage on beginning of the Battle of Alam el Halfa near El Alamein, Egypt. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:28

$52.00
170999

BATTLE OF STALINGRAD STARTS Nazis Penetrate Russia 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245668711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 14, 1942 * Battle of Stalingrad beginning * World War II - WWII * Volograd, Russia The front page has a one column heading: "BATTLE IN PART OF STALINGRAD, GERMANS CLAIM" with subhead. Related map is on page 8. Coverage near the start of the Battle of Stalingrad which is currently named Volograd, Russia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:28

$44.00
170998

BROOKINGS OREGON Lookout Air Raids Japanese Incendiary Bombing 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245668362

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 15, 1942 * Lookout Air Raids - Brookings, Oregon * Incendiary bombs from a Yokosuka E14Y * Japanese naval aviator Nobuo Fujita The front page has a great banner headline: "DROP 'JAP' BOMB IN OREGON" with subhead and small related map. Nice for display. Related photo on page 8. (see) This event was the first time the contiguous United States was bombed by an enemy aircraft. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: In September of 1942, Mount Emily, near Brookings, becam... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:27

$58.00
170997

LANDING AT LAE Papua New Guinea Douglas MacArthur Victory 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245668088

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 18, 1943 * Landing at Lae, Papua New Guinea * General Douglas MacArthur captures * Salamaua-Lae campaign - World War II The front page has a nice banner headline: "MacARTHUR CAPTURES LAE!" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 6. (see) Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:27

$44.00
170996

LOUIS BRANDEIS 1st Jewish Supreme Court Justice Nomination DEATH 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372609046568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 6, 1941 * Louis D. Brandeis death (1st report) * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice The front page has a great banner headline: "BRANDEIS, NOTED JURIST, DIES" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 12 with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, a few dark tape mends along the bottom margins (see), otherwise good.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:26

$44.00
170995

BATTLE OF NUREMBERG 7th & German Luftwaffe Defeated 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372609046149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 17, 1945 * Battle of Nuremberg ends w/ capture * United States 7th Army * German Luftwaffe destroyed * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "7th ARMY INSIDE NUERNBERG (sic)" with many subheads. Nice for display. Related ma on page 2. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Compete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, small piece torn away along right margin causing minor text loss, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:26

$44.00
170972

PANCHO VILLA Mexican Revolution Guerrilla Leader CAPTURED ? 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244870476

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO HERALD, Jan. 20, 1916 * Pancho Villa captured (day of) * Pre Columbus, New Mexico raid Nice banner headline on the pursuit of famed Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa: "SHOOT VILLA ON SIGHT--CARRANZA" which includes a nice photo of him headed: "Villa, Whose Death Is Ordered As An Outlaw by Gen. Carranza." He would be captured on this day. Sixteen pages, good condition.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:48

$62.00
170971

Rare ALLIED World War II AIR DROPPED Propaganda - Anti-Goebbels 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372608007541

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NACHRICHTEN FUR DIE TRUPPE, Europe, June 10, 1944 * Very rare WWII air drop issue A most fascinating single sheet newspaper, which translates to "News For The Troops", published by the Psychological Warfare Division of the Allied forces and dropped by Allied aircraft over Germany during the closing year of the war. This newspaper/leaflet was created to counter Goebbels' propaganda machine. Notice this dates just after D-Day. The headline translates: "Half of Germany Had an Air Warning". Measures 9 by 13 inches, very good condition. All in the German language, and an uncommon bit of aerial propaganda.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:48

$52.00
170963

BATTLE OF SALLA Finnish Lapland Finland Winter War Soviets 1940 WWII Nedwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372608005116

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 8, 1940 * Battle of Salla - Finland vs. Soviet Union * Winter War - Finnish Lapland - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "BATTLE ON SKIS; FINNS WIN" with subheads. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:44

$44.00
170962

MIGRANT MOTHER Florence Owens Thompson ICONIC PHOTO Dust Bowl 1936 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244863828

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

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:44

$45.00
170961

Best re. DIAMOND JOE ESPOSITO Chicago Prohibition Gangster MURDER 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372608004584

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 23, 1928 * re. Diamond Joe Esposito's assassination * Prohibition-era Chicago gangster - mobster * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "ESPOSITO WITNESS IS SLAIN" with subheads. Nice for display. Six related photos are on the back page. First report coverage of the assassination of Diamond Joe Esposito, prohibition-era Chicago gangster & Republican ward boss. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:44

$72.00
170960

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE "Machine Gun" Jack McGurn ARRESTED 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372608004323

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 28, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day massacre arrest (1st rpt.) * Jack McGurn - Al Capone trigger man Page 29 has a one column heading: "CAPONE AIDE NABBED IN CHICAGO MURDERS" with subheads that include: "Police Say Jack McGurn Is Identified as One of the Beer War Executioners" and more. (see) First report coverage on the capture of Al Capone henchman, Jack McGurn, for his role in the St. Valentine's Day massacre. Unfortunate for the inside page report here but still a 1st report in this famous NYC publication. Complete with all 56 pages, some wear at the margin, mostly along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:43

$58.00
170959

BARTLEY, WEST VIRGINIA Pond Creek #1 Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244862153

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 11, 1940 * Bartley, West Virginia coal mining disaster * Pond Creek # 1 mine, Pocahontas Coal Corp. * Early report as all 91 miners would be found dead The front page has a great banner headline: "89 TRAPPED IN MINE; 2 KILLED" with subheads and small map. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine. wikipedia notes: Bartley was the site of one of the deadliest mine disasters in American history when the Pond Creek #1 mine, ... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:43

$57.00
170958

COCOANUT GROVE Boston MA Worst Nightclub FIRE 1st Report 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372608003509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 29, 1942 * Cocoanut Grove nightclub fire (1st report) * Worst nighclub disaster in U.S. history * Early rpt. as 492 would be the total dead The front page has a great banner headline: "FIFTY DEAD IN NIGHT CLUB FIRE" with subhead. Nice for display. Note the headline reports 50 perished making this a very early report as close to 500 would die in this disaster. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Fifty plus pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:43

$72.00
170957

NAVAL BATTLE OF GUADALCANAL Solomons Islands U.S. VICTORY 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244860994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 17, 1942 * Naval Battle of Guadalcanal * Savo Island - Solomons The front page has a great banner headline: "SMASH BIG JAP FLEET!" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map is on page 2. First report coverage on the U.S. victory in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:42

$72.00
170956

JOE DIMAGGIO Yankees Clipper Game HITTING STREAK Record Tie 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372608001278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 2, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio ties game hitting streak record * Major league baseball - New York Yankees The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice six column headline: "DI MAGGIO SEEKS RECORD TODAY" with subheads, box scores and photos of DiMaggio and Keeler. (see) Of course game # 56 is the one everyone remembers as this was the amazing number he ended up finishing with. But here is when he actually tied the MLB record that was held at the time by Wee Willie Keeler. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, ge... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:41

$52.00
170955

TED WILLIAMS All-Star Game Walk-Off Home Run WIN & Joe DiMaggio 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244859055

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 9, 1941 * Ted Williams home run wins game * 1941 All-Star game - Briggs Stadium The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "TWO OUT IN 9TH, A RUN BEHIND--A.L. WINS, 7-5!" with subheads that include: "TED WILLIAMS' HOMER BEATS N. L., PASSEAU" and more with a few related photos and box scores. Nice for display. This was a great year for baseball as Ted Williams became the last player to hit over .400. It was also the year of Joe DiMaggio's amazing hitting streak. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:41

$67.00
170954

DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER Chosen To Lead D-DAY Attacks in World War II 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244858625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 25, 1943 * General Dwight D. Eisenhower c * Chosen to lead D-Day by FDR The front page has a one column heading: "ALLIED INVASION ARMY TO BE LED BY EISENHOWER" with subhead. (see) More inside with a few related photos. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:40

$44.00
170953

Salem OREGON STATE HOSPITAL Mass Food Poisoning DEATHS 1942 WWII Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244858081

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 19, 1942 * Oregon State Hospital - Salem * Mass food poisoning disaster The front page has a great banner headline: "32 DIE OF FOOD POISON; 400 ILL" with subhead. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: On November 18, 1942, a mass poisoning occurred at the hospital after a dinner serving of scrambled eggs. Within minutes patients complained of stomach and leg cramps, began vomiting, and had respiratory difficulties. Overall, 467 people got sick and 4... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:40

$47.00
170952

AMELIA EARHART Pacific Ocean Airplane Flight Disappears LOST ? 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244857227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST DISPATCH, July 2, 1937. * Amelia Earhart disappearance flgiht * When she was over the Pacific Ocean * Fred Noonan - Howland Island ? The front page has a one column heading: "MISS EARHART ON 2570-MILE FLIGHT IN PACIFIC" with subhead.(see) First report coverage on the famous Woman aviatrix, Amelia Earhart, during her famous flight when she went missing. Was she already lost when this report came out ? Complete with 20+ pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:39

$57.00
170927

ALIQUIPPA PA Pennsylvania Avalanche Bus Disaster 1942 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606835986

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 23, 1942 * Aliquippa, Pennsylvania avalanche * World War II defense workers killed The front page has a great banner headline: "AVALANCHE KILLS 21 IN BUS" with subhead. Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. First report coverage on the avalanche that buried a bus full of World War II defense workers. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:46

$47.00
170926

HARLAN KY Kentucky Kenvir Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243979381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1928 * Harlan, Kentucky (Kenvir) * Coal mine explosion disaster The top of page 14 has a one column heading: "BLAST ENTOMBS 15 IN KENTUCKY MINE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the explosion at Black Mountain Coal Corporation mine near Harlan, Kentucky. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, light toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:46

$42.00
170925

Jean François Darlan FRENCH ADMIRAL & France Vichy ASSASSINATION 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606835653

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 25, 1942 * François Darlan assassination * French Admiral of the Fleet The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "DARLAN ASSASSINATED" with subheads. Nice for display. More on page 2 with 2 related photos. First report coverage on the assassination of French Admiral and political figure, Jean Louis Xavier François Darlan. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:46

$44.00
170924

LOUIS 'LEPKE' BUCHALTER Murder Inc. Mafia Mob Boss EXECUTION 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606835476

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, March 5, 1944. * Mob Boss Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter * Mafia hit squad Murder, Inc. fame * Sing Sing Prison execution The front page has a great banner headline: "LEPKE AND 2 PALS EXECUTED" with subheads and small photo. Nice for display. First report coverage on the execution of Murder Inc. mob boss, Louis Buchalter, by electric chair at Sing Sing Prison. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:45

$110.00
170923

NAPLES & AVELLINO Italy Captured by ALLIES Invasion 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243978492

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 2, 1943 * Naples and Avellino captured * Allied invasion of Italy * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column heading: "Allies Drive for Rome as Naples Falls" with subheads. (see) Related map on page 4. First report coverage on the allied forces capture of Naples and Avellino, Italy. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:45

$44.00
170922

CASABLANCA CONFERENCE Franklin D. Roosevelt CHURCHILL1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606835002

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1943 * Casablanca Conference in Morocco * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill * Jewish holocaust The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "PRESIDENT FLIES TO AFRICA" with subheads. Nice for display. More on pages 6 & 7 with related map and small photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:44

$52.00
170921

OMAHA Triple Crown Winner Horse Racing KENTUCKY DERBY Racehorse 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243978095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, May 5, 1935 * Thoroughbred racehorse - horse racing * Omaha wins Kentucky Derby * Triple Crown champion The front page of this section has 3 nice photos with heading: "OMAHA'S JOCKEY TELLS STORY OF WINNING RIDE" with subheads and chart. Nice for display. Also a full page pictorial on page 3 of this section with heading: "Many Chicagoans See Sixty-first Running of Kentucky Derby Won vy Omaha" Also nice for display. First report coverage on the 1st of 3 historic wins for this famed horse. Complete section 2 (sports) only with 10 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few sma... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:44

$44.00
170920

Historic ATOMIC BOMB Drops on HIROSHIMA Japan 1945 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606834594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 8, 1945 * Atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan * World War II ending - surrender nears The banner headline announces the unleashing of the atomic bomb upon Japan: "ATOM BOMB CREW'S STORY!; 60% OF JAP CITY WIPED OUT" with subheads and related color illustration. Nice for display. Photo of Paul Tibbets is on the back page. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, archival mend on page 2, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:43

$142.00
170919

THEODORE Ted ROOSEVELT JR. Utah Beach Normandy WWII General DEATH 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606834395

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 14, 1944 * Theodore "Ted" Roosevelt Jr. death * Utah Beach World War II Normandy The front page has a great banner headline: "BRIG. GEN. ROOSEVELT DIES" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 2 with photo of Roosevelt. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:43

$52.00
170917

NEW YORK YANKEES World Series Baseball CHAMPIONS w/ out DiMaggio 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606833956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 12, 1943 * New York Yankees baseball * World Series Champions * Joe DiMaggio in service (Air Force) The front page of section 2 (sports) has a great banner headline: "DICKEY'S HOMER WINS SERIES FOR YANKEES" with subheads, box scores and nice photo showing Dickey's home run. Nice for display. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:42

$67.00
170916

USS YORKTOWN Aircraft Carrier Battle of Midway SINKING 1942 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243977064

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 17, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Yorktown sinking * Battle of Midway aftermath * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column heading: "Eyewitness Story of Yorktown's Death" with subheads that include: "TELLS HOW VALIANT SHIP FOUGHT TO STAY AFLOAT" (see) More on pages 10 and 11 with related diagram. Two nice photos on page 12. (see) This sinking actually happened a few months earlier but this was when it was 1st made public making it still a first report. Complete with all 40, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:42

$72.00
170907

GREAT TRI-STATE TORNADO Midwest Disaster West Frankfort Illinois 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606828198

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1925 * The Great Tri-State Tornado... The top of the front page has a three column headline: "TORNADO DEAD EXCEEED 820, INJURED 2,900; HUGE DAMAGE IN 36 TOWNS OF 5 STATES; WHOLE NATION JOINS IN RUSHING RELIEF" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the great tri-state tornado disaster continues inside with photos and map. Loads of text with a few related photos continues on page 2. Other news of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:36

$46.00
170906

Best WALL STREET Stock Market NYC Financial District BOMBING 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243971862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 18, 1920 * Wall Street bombing * New York stock market * Best title to be had This 28 page newspaper has a nice three line banner headline on the front page: "SEEK OWNER OF TRUCK THAT CARRIED BOMB TO WALL STREET; FISCHER, WHO SENT WARNINGS, UNDER ARREST IN CANADA; RED THREATS MAILED NEAR SCENE JUST BEFORE EXPLOSION" with several subheads (see photos) with more on page two. Great to have in this famous New York City title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 28 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:36

$57.00
170905

NUMBERS ON JERSEYS New York Yankees 1st MLB Team to Undertake 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606827149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 23, 1929 * New York Yankees baseball team * Decide to be 1st in MLB to wear numbers Half of the banner headline at the top of the sports page records an historic event in the world of baseball: "...Yankees to Wear Numbers This Year" with column heads including: "YANKEES TO WEAR NUMBERS THIS YEAR" "Plan of World's Champions Will Be an Innovation in the Major Leagues" "Ruth Resumes Training" and more. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. Historical note: There were several attempts to wear numbers previously but none were successful. After the Yankee decision Cleveland decided to do the same, and although the first Yankee game was scheduled prior to the firs... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:34

$67.00
170904

TEXAS A&M AGGIES - USC Trojans Clemson Tigers Bowls Win FOOTBALL 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243969467

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 2, 1940 * Rose Bowl: USC Trojans vs. Tennessee Volunteers * Orange Bowl: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Missouri Tigers * Sugar Bowl: Texas A&M Aggies vs. Tulane * Cotton Bowl: Clemson Tigers vs. Boston College Eagles The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "TEXAS A.&M. BEATS TULANE; U.S.C. WINS, 14-0" with subheads, stats, lineup and related photos. Also reports on the Orange & Cotton Bowl games. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In gre... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:34

$62.00
170903

Best SAMUEL STRITCH Roman Catholic Church Archbishop of Chicago 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606826715

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 4, 1940 * Samuel Stritch - American Cardinal prelate * Archbishop of Chicago enthronement * Roman Catholic Church The front page has a great banner headline: "CHICAGO ARCHBISHOP NAMED" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 6 with a few related photos. (see) Probably only report as such in a Chicago publication. Rare as such. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends March 22, 2019 15:34

$47.00
170862

JEWISH HOMELAND CREATION Jews Judaica Israel Palestine Plan 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243157079

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 26, 1946 * Creating the Jewish homeland * Israel - Palestine - Jews - Judaica Page 8 has a significant report on the work towards creating a Jewish homeland in Israel/Palestine, with a one column heading: "PALESTINE PLAN GIVES JEWS 1,500 SQ. MILE STATE" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 21, 2019 15:40

$62.00
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