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164255

TELSTAR 1st Communication Satellite Live TELEVISION Ocean Signal 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372320169158

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 24, 1962 * Telstar communication satellite * Very 1st Transatlantic live television The front page has a four column heading: "TV Links Old World and New" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st publicly live transatlantic television signal via satellite. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Telstar 1 relayed its first, and non-public, television pictures—a flag outside Andover Earth Station—to Pleumeur-Bodou on July 11, 1962. Almost two weeks later, on July 23, at 3:00 p.m. EDT, it relayed the first publicly available live transatlantic television signal... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:27

$46.00
164253

RUTH ROLAND Stage & Film Movie Star Actress Producer DEATH 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967922

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 23, 1937 * Ruth Roland death (1st report) * Stage and film actress - producer The top of page 27 has a one column heading: "RUTH ROLAND DIES; FORMER FILM STAR" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:25

$37.00
164251

Jerusalem Is Israeli Capital - David Ben-Gurion's Knesset Speech 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967370

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1949 * Premier David Ben-Gurion's statement to the Knesset * Jerusalem is, was and will always be the Capital of Israel * Transfer of official offices to Jerusalem accelerated The front page has a three-line, one-column heading: "ISRAEL OS SPEEDING TRANSFERS TO MAKE JERUSALEM CAPITAL," with one of the 3 subheads stating: "Premier Says He Hopes Its 'Mistake' Will Be Corrected - Holds Holy City Inseparable." The article includes his an excerpt from his declarative speech before the Knesset which says in part: "We respect and shall continue to respect all those states which are concerned for the freedom of worship and free access to the Holy Places and the reli... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:24

$95.00
164250

CLEM SOHN Airshow Wingsuit Daredevil Parachute Failure KILLED 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967133

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 26, 1937 * Clem Sohn killed * Airshow dare-devil * Parachute failure The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Sohn, Lansing 'Bat Man,' Falls to Death in France Before Crowd of 30,000" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day.. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, library stamp within masthead, generally in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:23

$57.00
164238

ROBERT PERSHING WADLOW Alton IL GIANT Tallest Man in World PHOTO 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054664232

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1937 * Robert Pershing Wadlow * Alton, Illinois Giant * Tallest man ever in the World The top of page 29 has a one column heading: "CIRCUS GIANT BUSY ON FIRST DAY HERE" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:00

$44.00
164237

Great JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION Headline 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054664017

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY MAIL, Anderson, South Carolina, November 22, 1963 * Terrific issue for display * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination I believe this to be an "extra" edition put out very quickly to announce: "KENNEDY IS SLAIN" in huge red letters on the front page with banner subhead and two related photos. (see) Incomplete issue containing the front and back page leafs of the 1st section only, great for display as such.

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:00

$82.00
164236

LADY DIANA Princess Early Same Day PARIS France Car Wreck KILLED 1997 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054663780

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, Aug. 31, 1997 The headline reads: "Princess Diana Killed" with subhead: "Chased by paparazzi, she and friend die in crash." with small photos of her, Dodi Fayed, and the car (see). The complete first section of 30 pages of what was presumably a much thicker newspaper being a Sunday edition. Very nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:58

$60.00
164233

GUANGZHOU Canton CHINA Bombing by Imperial Japanese Air Service 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319855897

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1938 * Guangzhou (Canton), China bombing * Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service The front page has a two column headline: "700 SLAIN, 1,300 WOUNDED BY BOMBINGS IN CANTON; JAPAN IGNORES PROTESTS" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Very nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:51

$45.00
164231

TRANS-PACIFIC Airplane Flight AUSTRALIA Charles Kingsford Smith 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319855008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, June 9, 1928 * 1st Trans-pacific airplane flight ends * Southern Cross monoplane to Australia * Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith The front page has a one column heading: "FLYING 4 HOP INTO OPEN ARMS OF AUSTRALIA" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: At 8:54 am on 31 May 1928, Kingsford Smith and his crew left Oakland, California to make the first trans-Pacific flight to Australia. The flight was in three stages. The first (from Oakland to Hawaii) was 2,400 miles, took 27 hours 25 minutes and was... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:48

$38.00
164230

United States CUBAN EMBARGO BEGINNING Imposed Financial Sanctions 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319854745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., October 20, 1960 * United States embargo against Cuba beginning What has since become an extremely significant event in United States foreign relations, the embargo against Cuba with a three column heading on the front page: "U. S. Meeting Difficulties In Crackdown on Cuba". (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day Complete in 14 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:47

$39.00
164228

Best STAND BY ME Film Movie Opening Week (Friday) AD 1986 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319853507

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 15, 1986 * "Stand by Me" film advertisement * Grand opening week movie premiere * Coming-of-age drama film - Rob Reiner A terrific issue on the 1st week (following Friday) of the motion picture hit "Stand by Me" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of c... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:45

$62.00
164224

Best ROCK HUDSON Hollywood Golden Age Movie Film Actor DEATH 1985 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319841064

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 3, 1985 * Rock Hudson death (1st report) * Hollywood Golden Age actor * Movie - film leading man * Best title to be had ? The top of the font page has two photos of Rock Hudson captioned: "Rock Hudson as he appeared in mid-1960's, and in 1985 after he was stricken with AIDS." beneath which is a heading: "Rock Hudson Dies at 59 After Fighting AIDS" with subhead: "Longtime Hollywood Star Stunned the World When He Revealed That He Had Fatal Disease". The article carries over to page 30 where there are 5 more photos of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he lived and died. The complete ... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:25

$127.00
164223

Whirlaway BELMONT STAKES Thoroughbred Horse Racing Triple Crown 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319840386

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1941 * Whirlaway - horse racing * Belmont Stakes (last of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner (day of) The sport's section (page 14) has a banner headline: "Whirlaway Outstanding Choice Among Four Named for Belmont Stakes Today" with subheads. (see) This was to be the 3rd of 3 historic wins for the famed horse for the triple crown. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 32 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:24

$39.00
164221

Rare PRESCOTT Pierce County WISCONSIN Late 19th Century 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054215678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PRESCOTT TRIBUNE, Wisconsin, May 27, 1898 * Uncommon title * Pierce County Contains news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete with all 8 pages, uncut, a few small margin tears, generally nice.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:47

$30.00
164208

BATTLE OF THE BULGE Nazis Tanks Belgium vs. U.S. 7th Army 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319361834

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Tucson, Jan. 2, 1945 * Battle of the Bulge * World War II - WWII Headline notes: "Nazis Smash By Land And Sea With Five Blows At 7th Army and Luftwaffe Raids; Reds Close Pincers on Axis In Budapest" and related subheads. This was the Battle of the Bulge, the last major German offensive on the Western front. Twelve pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends June 28, 2018 15:23

$37.00
164175

(2) ROALD AMUNDSEN or Robert Falcon Scott ? SOUTH POLE Discovery 1912 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392053961596

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA DAILY BEE, March 8 and 9, 1912 * Roald Amundsen discovers South Pole ? * Robert Falcon Scott * Publicly announced for 1st time A two issue set on the discovery of the South Pole. The ftpg. of March 8 has column heads: "SOUTH POLE RACE RESULT IN DOUBT" "Conflicting Dispatches Tell of Success of Both Captains Amundsen and Scott" "Norwegian Arrives at Hobart" and more (see). The ftpg. of the March 9 issue has column heads: "AMUNDSEN WINS IN RACE TO POLE" "Honor of the Discovery Now Said to Belong to the Norwegian Explorer" "Spends Three Days At Spot" and more (see). Both issues complete in 12 & 20 pgs. respectively, still attached at the spine, various foxing, generally good c... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 07:47

$78.00
164170

Creating the JEWISH STATEHOOD in Palestine - ISRAEL Jews Judaica 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319088875

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1948 * Creating the Jewish state of Israel * Jews - Judaica - Palestine The top of page 19 contains an early report concerning the soon-to-be-announced statehood for Israel, headed: "Jews to Proclaim State Despite U.S." with subhead: "U.N. Assembly Held Limited to Recognizing Accomplished Facts--Questions Asked" and begins: "Despite continued efforts by the United States to persuade it not to do so, the Jewish Agency for Palestine intends to proclaim a Jewish state in Palestine as soon as the British mandate is terminated..." and that would happen just 3 days later on the 14th when the proclaimed the Israeli Declaration of Independence. This was actually the day ... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 07:43

$67.00
164168

ROY RIEGELS Rose Bowl Cal Wrong Way Run & FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392053958773

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 2, 1929 * Rose Bowl football game * California vs. Georgia Tech * Roy 'Wrong Way' Riegels * Franklin D. Roosevelt becomes governor The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline: "Riegels 60-Yard Run Toward Wrong Goal Helps Georgia Tech Win on Coast, 8-7" with subheads: "California Beaten By Georgia Tech, 8-7" "60 Yard Run Toward Wrong Goal by Riegels of California Helps Tech Win Before 70,000" "One Man Stops His Dash" & more. Summary of the game, plus the line-ups. The front page has a three column headline: "ROOSEVELT INAUGURATED AS GOVERNOR;...." with subheads and photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous pub... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2018 07:41

$62.00
164166

NUREMBERG TRIALS BEGIN Nazis War Criminals Herman Goering & More 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319082248

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 19, 1945 * Nuremberg trials begin * Hermann Goering - Rudolph Hess The top of the front page has a two column heading announcing the opening of the Nuremberg Trials: "Humanity's Case Against Hitler Regime Set Forth In Historic Indictment" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 28, 2018 07:29

$42.00
154413

VANNIE HIGGINS Prohibition Bootlegger NYC Irish Mobster SHOT 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371967993957

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1932 * Vannie Higgins shot (killed) * NYC mobster - prohibition bootlegger * "Brooklyn's Last Irish Boss" The front page has a one column heading: "VANNIE HIGGINS SHOT; DAUGHTER, 7, ALSO HIT" with subheads. (see) He would die on this day from his wounds. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this event. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2018 08:29

$38.00
164165

GORDON JOHNSTON American Medal of Honor Soldier Rough Rider DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372315521268

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 9, 1934 * Gordon Johnston (soldier) death * Medal of Honor recipient * Theodore Roosevelt ' Rough Riders The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "COL. JOHNSTON DIES OF INJURY AT POLO" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Gordon Johnston, American soldier , Medal of Honor recipient and football player, coach. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, all... See More  

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Ends June 24, 2018 11:07

$38.00
164164

DUST BOWL Storm in Kansas Black Blizzards Dirty Thirties Topsoil 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392051425547

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1935 * Dust Bowl era storm The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "WIND, SNOW, DUST RAGE THE WEST" with subheads and related photo. (see) 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 subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2018 11:06

$38.00
164149

USS MACON (ZRS-5) United States Navy AIRSHIP Maiden Flight 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392050839736

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1933 * USS Macon (ZRS-5) maiden flight * United States Navy Airship The front page has a one column heading: "MACON UP 12 HOURS IN MAIDEN FLIGHT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the very first flight of the USS Macon. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. 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 these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:20

$38.00
164147

JOE DIMMAGIO New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox Home Run PHOTO 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314758415

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 12, 1937 * Joe DiMaggio home run photo * New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox * Race for American League pennant The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline: "Red Sox Hopes for Pennant Crushed as Yanks Win Two and Lead by 11 1/2 Games" with subheads, box scores and photo of Joe DiMaggio crossing home plate after hitting a home home. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition, a little creasing on the front page, very nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:16

$37.00
164145

Rare FAIRMOUNT ND Richland County North Dakota (Wahpeton) 1908 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392050836979

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE FAIRMOUNT NEWS, North Dakota, August 14, 1908 * Uncommon title * Richland County This rare title contains news of the day with many advertisements. Complete with 8 pages, uncut, some margin wear and tear, small hold on the front page, generally in good condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:15

$30.00
164143

Rare COOPERSTOWN ND Griggs County North Dakota w/ Baltimore Fire 1904 Newspaer


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314756542

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COOPERSTOWN COURIER, North Dakota, February 11, 1904 * Uncommon title from the Northwest * Great Baltimore, Maryland fire This issue from Griggs County contains news of the day with several interesting advertisements with early reporting on the great Baltimore, Maryland fire disaster. Complete with all eight pages, some wear at margins and folds, generally good.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:13

$28.00
164142

UNITED STATES OF INDONESIA Dutch East Indies sovereignty Transfer 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392050835191

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 28, 1949 * Republic of the United States of Indonesia * Dutch East Indies sovereignty transfer * Queen Juliana of the Netherlands address The front page has a one column heading: "INDONESIA BECOMES NATION IN CEREMONY IN THE NETHERLANDS" with subheads and related map. Complete text of Queen Juliana's address on page 5. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:12

$45.00
164138

INDIA BECOMES A REPUBLIC Independent from Britain Jawaharlal Nehru1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314753016

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 26, 1950 * India becomes a republic * Independence from Britain * Jawaharlal Nehru The front page has a one column heading: "INDIA A REPUBLIC, PRASAD PRESIDENT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on India becoming a independent republic from Britain with Jawaharlal Nehru becoming the first prime minister. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 50 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:06

$62.00
164137

JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Fight vs. Tommy Farr 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314752657

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1937 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing title fight * Tommy Farr - British boxer The top of the front page has a one column headline: "LOUIS BEATS FARR IN A CLOSE BATTLE AND RETAINS TITLE" with subheads. (see) The sport's section (page 15) has a banner headline: "35,000 See Louis Extended to Limit in Outpointing Farr at Yankees Stadium" with subheads, 2 related photos and round by round description. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:06

$39.00
164136

ANDREW MELLON American Banker Businessman Philanthropist DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314746827

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 27, 1937 * Andrew Mellon death (1st report) * Banker, businessman, philanthropist The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ANDREW MELLON DIES AT AGE OF 82 IN SOUTHAMPTON" with subheads. (See) Much more on page 5 with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:01

$38.00
164135

Baron PIERRE DE COUBERTIN Father of Modern Olympic Games DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392050829250

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 3, 1937 * Baron Pierre de Coubertin death * Father of the modern Olympic Games * Founder of the International Olympic Committee The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "DE COUBERTIN DIES; OLYMPICS LEADER" 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 with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 15:00

$37.00
164134

Death of THOMAS GARRIGUE MASARYK 1st Czechoslovakia President 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314742593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1937 * Thomas Garrigue Masaryk death (1st report) * Czechoslovakia founder & 1st President The front page has a one column heading: "MASARYK IS DEAD; FOUNDED A NATION" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 23 with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2018 14:58

$42.00
164132

ALBERT ROUSSEL Classicism Classical French Music Composer DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314741678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1937 * Albert Roussel death * French music composer The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "ALBERT ROUSSEL, 68, COMPOSER, IS DEAD" 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 with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 14:57

$37.00
164131

BLACKWATER FIRE OF 1937 Cody Wyoming Firefighters Killed Disater Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314741230

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 23, 1937 * Blackwater Fire of 1937 * Cody, Wyoming - Park County * Shoshone National Forest * Firefighting - firefighters The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "12 DIE, 48 INJURED AS FOREST BURNS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the forest fire near Cody, Wyoming that left several firefighters dead. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 14:56

$35.00
164130

BATTLE OF SHANGHAI CHINA Imperial Japanese Army Attack (ROC) 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314740175

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 6, 1937 * Battle of Shanghai, China * Imperial Japanese Army The top of the front page has a three column headline: "JAPAN OPENS BIG OFFENSIVE ON WHOLE SHANGHAI FRONT; CHINESE LINES HOD FIRMLY" with subheads. (see) 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 subscribers of these high-quality editions. Very nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2018 14:54

$37.00
164129

HUGO BLACK United States Supreme Court KKK Klux Klux Klan ? 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372314739393

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1937 * Hugo Black - American politician and jurist * Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court * Klu Klux Klan - KKK member ? The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SENATOR BLACK NOMINATED AS SUPREME COURT JUSTICE; QUICK CONFIRMATION BALKED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Hugo Black being nominated as Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Black was accused by many of being associated with the Klu Klux Klan. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38, this is the rare rag edition tha... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2018 14:53

$37.00
164103

KING TUTANKHAMUN Pharaoh TOMB ENTRANCE Howard Carter Discovery 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313910502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1922 * Discovery of King Tutankhamun's tomb * Egyptian Pharaoh - Howard Carter Page 16 has a one column heading: "Recent Finds In Egypt Valued At $3,000,000" with subhead. (see) This was during the historic discovery of King Tut's tomb by British archaeologist Howard Carter. It would not be for another three months before the room containing the mummy of King Tut would be opened, sparking another flurry of international attention. Complete in 36 pages, irregular at the spine from disbinding, otherwise even toning and in good condition.

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Ends June 22, 2018 15:37

$57.00
164093

POPE PIUS XII Becomes World War II Nazi Germany Era PAPACY 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392050137966

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1939 * Eugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Pacelli * Becomes Pope Pius XII (1st report) * Nazi Germany - World War II era The front page has a four column headline: "PACELLI ELECTED POPE ON 63D BIRTHDAY; NAMED ON 4TH BALLOT; REIGNS AS PIUS XII; EXPECTED TO CONTINUE STRONG POLICIES" with subheads and photo. (see) Much more inside with loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light even toning, nice condition.

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Ends June 22, 2018 15:21

$45.00
164091

1950 Israeli Knesset Proclaims Jerusalem as its Capital - Newspaper (Boston)


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313897471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, MA, January 26, 1950 Although it flew under the radar, on January 23, 1950 Israel's Knesset (Parliament) declared Jerusalem to be the capital of the State of Israel by a overwhelming 60-2 vote. The declaration made their stance effective back to 1948 - when Israel Statehood was enacted. Many newspapers did not report this event, but the lack of reporting does not diminish its significance. Page 2 of this issue has, under the heading, "Jerusalem Listed As Israeli Capital," details concerning this historic vote (see images). Another inside article has, "Jesse Owens Is Acclaimed Greatest Of Track Athletes." Additional coverage in the issue includes a front... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2018 15:18

$165.00
164090

1949 United States Formally Recognizes Israel Statehood - Detroit Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313896978

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, February 1, 1949 Although the State of Israel was formally created in May, 1948, it was not formally recognized by the United States until 8 months later, the 20th country to do so (the Soviet Union [Russia] was the first). The center column on the ftpg. is headed: "U.S. Gives Israel Full Recognition" with subhead: "Trans-Jordan Gets Similar Status". The front page also has: "U.S. Reveals Production of Super A-Bomb." This declaration provided a de facto recognition back to May 14, 1948. A very notable report in American-Israeli relations. Complete in 26 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 22, 2018 15:17

$190.00
164074

Great JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION Headline 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313067357

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MIAMI NEWS, Florida, Nov. 22, 1963 * Terrific issue for display * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination I believe this to be an "extra" edition put out very quickly to announce: "KENNEDY SLAIN" "Johnson Our President" in huge letters on the front page, as the pagination implies this is a complete issue with pages 1-4, although the "regular" edition would certainly have been much lengthier. Page 3 is filled with photos of John F. Kennedy's life. A very dramatic same-day report, uncommon with East Coast newspapers (most are dated Nov. 23). Complete in 4 pages, light pinkish in color, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:53

$67.00
164073

KING TUTANKHAMUN Pharaoh TOMB ENTRANCE Howard Carter Discovery 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049371953

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1922 * Discovery of King Tutankhamun's tomb * Egyptian Pharaoh - Howard Carter The bottom of page 19 has a a very small and discrete article with heading: "Tomb Treasures On View" with subhead. See image for brief report here. This was during the historic discovery of King Tut's tomb by British archaeologist Howard Carter. It would not be for another three months before the room containing the mummy of King Tut would be opened, sparking another flurry of international attention. Complete in 36 pages, a little irregular at the spine from disbinding, otherwise even toning and in nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:53

$44.00
164072

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Star Give Columbia University Lecture 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049371658

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1937 * Lou Gehrig - New York Yankees - Yanks * Honorary professor at Columbia University Page 25 has a one column heading: "PROF. LOU GEHRIG A HIT AT COLUMBIA" with subheads. (see) Probably only reported in this famous NYC publication. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40m pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:52

$38.00
164071

United States Yacht RANGER Wins Sailing Auld Mug AMERICA'S CUP 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313066626

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, August 6, 1937 * U.S. Yacht Ranger vs. Endeavour II * America's Cup victory at Newport RI The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Ranger Wins Fourth Race in Row And Keeps America's Cup in U. S." with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 10 with banner headline & photo. Lengthy text here. 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 prima... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:51

$38.00
164070

LITTLE ROCK NINE Negro Students Central High School Arkansas Riot 1957 Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, September 6, 1957 * Little Rock Nine - Elizabeth Eckford * Negro students - Arkansas * 1st Central High School entry try The top of the front page has a four column headline: "School Board Asks U. S. Judge For A 'Temporary Suspension' Of Integration At Little Rock" with subheads. (see) This report concern the Little Rock Nine (see hyperlink for more), one of the focal points of the Civil Rights struggles of the 1950's and 1960's. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50 pages, light toning at the margins, binding holes along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:51

$46.00
164069

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal re. ARREST 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049370613

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 16, 1934 * re. Albert Fish captured - arrested * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "BUDD MURDER SITE YIELDS MORE BONES" 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, probably because he committed his crimes locally. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition, some spine wear with a little unrelated text loss, some creasing, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: Shortly before his abducti... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:50

$40.00
164068

JACKIE ROBINSON First MLB Home Run Brooklyn Dodgers 1st NEGRO 1947 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049370426

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 19. 1947 * Jackie Robinson's 1st home run * 1st Negro in Major league baseball * Brooklyn Dodgers "The Bums" The sport's section (page 14) has a one column heading: "Giants Hot Six Homers, Win 10-4" Text includes: "....Negro Infielder Jackie Robinson of the Brooks hit a homer for the Dodgers..." This was in fact Robinson's very 1st home run in a regular season baseball game with the Dodgers. He broke the color barrier just a few days earlier. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins with small piece torn away along the right margin of the front page, otherwise good.

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:49

$40.00
164065

Best TITANIC Epic Film Movie Leonardo DiCaprio Opening Day AD1997 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313063140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 19, 1997 * Best Titanic film advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere * Leonardo DiCaprio & Kate Winslet A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Titanic" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such un... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:44

$130.00
164058

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal re. ARREST 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049365581

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 17, 1934 * re. Albert Fish captured - arrested * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page has a one column heading: "FISH DENIES GUILT IN GAFFNEY CRIME" 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, probably because he committed his crimes locally. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Shortly before his abduction of Grace Budd, Fish attempted to test his "implements ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:39

$52.00
164057

Best JURRASIC PARK Steven Spielberg Film Movie Opening Day AD1993 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313057808

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 11, 1993 * Best "Jurassic Park" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Steven Spielberg science-fiction A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Jurassic Park" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we hav... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:38

$92.00
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