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170431

MICKEY MANTLE 500th Home Run HR for New York Yankees Baseball 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392228755938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, May 15, 1967 * Mickey Mantle's 500th home run * New York Yankees - Yanks Page 6 has a small and somewhat discrete heading: "Mickey's 500th" (see) Ten Pages, small binding holes along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends March 03, 2019 15:29

$33.00
170412

BATTLE OF LAKE KHASAN Changkufeng Incident Japan & Russia ENDS 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372585545914

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 11, 1938 * Battle of Lake Khasan ends * Changkufeng Incident - Russia * Manchukuo (Empire of Japan) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "RUSSIA AND JAPAN IN TRUCE, HOLD LINES NOW OCCUPIED; AGREE TO DELIMIT BORDER" 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 with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:40

$42.00
170409

Thomas F. MANTELL UFO INCIDENT Flying Saucer Disk Airplane 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372585544828

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KENTUCKY TIMES-STAR, January 8, 1948 * Thomas F. Mantell * UFO incident (early 1st report) The front page has a one column heading: "'Flying Saucer' Reported Spotted Over Ft. Knox" Very early first report coverage on the Mantell UFO incident in Kentucky. Most first reports where on the 9th, probably the reason Mantell's name was not known as of yet. Thirty plus pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along bottom margin, generally good.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:39

$45.00
170408

MICKEY MANTLE High Home Run Out of BALLPARK Tiger Briggs Stadium 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392227817822

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1956 * Mickey Mantle long home run * Brigg's Stadium, Detroit, Michigan * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 20) has a banner headline: "Yankees Defeat Tigers on Mantle's Three-Run Homer in Eighth at Detroit" with subheads and box scores. Great to have from the home of Yankee baseball. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 60 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in very nice condition. Note: While this home run does not appear in Mantle's top ten list of long shots at only 370 feet, it is important to note that it cleared a 110 foot building at 370 feet.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:39

$67.00
170407

SQUEAKY FROMME Charles Manson Follower GERALD FORD Murder Attempt 1975 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392227817100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, September 6, 1975 * Lynette Alice "Squeaky" Fromme * Charles Manson follower * President Gerald Ford The front page has a few headings regarding the assassination attempt on President Gerald Ford with photo of Fromme. (see) More on page 2 with coverage of her connection with Charles Manson. Complete with 30+ pages, a few binding holes along the spine, a little close cut at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:38

$37.00
170406

PROHIBITION ENDING Nebraska BEER Bill Liquor Returning 1933 Omaha Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372585543756

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, April 27, 1933 * U.S. Prohibition ending * Beer - liquor returning The front page has a nice banner headline: "PUSH BEER TO 3D READING" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Complete in 18 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:38

$40.00
170405

FAYETTEVILLE TN Tennessee Air Show Circus Stunt CRASH Disaster 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372585543266

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1930 * Fayetteville Tn Tennessee * Air show stunt disaster * Airplane circus The front page has one column headings that include: "7 KILLED AS PLANE DIVES INTO CROWD" "Pilot Arrested and Hidden as Tennesseans Threaten Him--Several of injured May Die"; "Other Crashes Fatal To 7" (see) First report coverage on the air show disaster at Faytteville, Tennessee which was one of the very 1st air show disasters. 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 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:38

$46.00
170404

PROHIBITION LAW to be Repealed ? & Al 'Scarface' Capone Arrest ? 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372585542872

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1931 * Al 'Sacrface' Capone to be arrested ? * Mayor of Chicago election * The Union League Club of NYC * Prohibition to be repealed ? The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Bar in the New Union League Clubhouse Ready for the Repeal of Prohibition Law" (see) Page 3 has a one column heading: "ARREST OF CAPONE ORDERED IN CHICAGO" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:37

$42.00
170403

PETE ROSE Very 1st MLB Baseball HIT Cincinnati Reds vs. Pirates 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372585542539

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1963 * Pete Rose 1st ever hit * Cincinnati Reds - MLB Baseball This 100+ page newspaper has various baseball reports in the sport's section with a two headline on the front page of the sport's section (inside): "Pirates Overcome Reds, 12 to 4; Friend Victor Despite 4 Balks" First report coverage on the game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds in which Pete Rose made his very first MLB hit with text:"...a triple by Pete Rose, the rookie second baseman of the Reds..." (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Rose made the club, and made his major league debut on April 8, 196... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:37

$72.00
170402

ALBERT EINSTEIN Gives Grim Warning on HYDROGEN BOMB Life on Earth 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392227814607

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, February 13, 1950 * Albert Einstein speaks out * Hydrogen bomb warning * Annihilation of life on earth The front page has two photos of Einstein with heading: "Einstein Warns of Poison Air" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:36

$72.00
170401

Very Early MICKEY MANTLE 1st Mention New York YANKEES Times 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372585541880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 17, 1950 * 1st mention of Mickey Mantle * New York Yankees This 150+ page newspaper has the earliest mention of Mickey Mantle in this venerable newspaper, and perhaps the earliest mention of him in any newspaper. Page 2 of the sport's section (inside) has a somewhat discrete report which begins with : "The highly touted Mickey Mantle, brilliant 18-year-old shortstop prospect...." See photo for complete text here. He would make his debut with the Yankees at the start of the 1951 baseball season. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout this bulky Sunday issue. light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:36

$127.00
170400

LUCY, LADY HOUSTON British Suffragist & Political Activist DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372585541619

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 30, 1936 * Lucy, Lady Houston death * British philanthropist & suffragette * Political activist - aviation pioneer The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "LADY HOUSTON DIES AT HOME IN LONDON" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Lucy, Lady Houston. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 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 editio... See More  

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Ends March 02, 2019 15:36

$40.00
170377

GRAF ZEPPELIN German Rigid Airship & Mahatma Gandhi PHOTOS 1930 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372584375376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, June 1, 1930 * Graf Zeppelin - airship * Mahatma Gandhi This rotogravure section has two front page photos regarding the Graf Zeppelin. Also on the front page are photos of Woman aviator Amy Johnson and Mahatma Gandhi. (see) Other topics throughout. Rotogravure section only with 8 pages, rag edition, a few binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2019 15:26

$29.00
170375

Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Little Bohemia Lodge Wisconsin SHOOTOUT 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372584373885

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 25, 1934. * Post John Dillinger shootout & escape * Little Bohemia Lodge resort - Wisconsin * Gang hunted in the upper Midwest w/ photos The front page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER GANG SPLITS UP; HUNT TRIO IN ST. PAUL" with subhead. (see) More on page 2 with photo of "Baby Face Nelson". Another related photo is ion the back page. (see) Coverage on the famous John Dillinger shootout escape at the Little Bohemia Lodge in Wisconsin. 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 Tri... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2019 15:24

$72.00
170374

USS CONSTELLATION United States Navy Aircraft Carrier FIRE 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392227006877

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Dec. 20, 1960 * USS Constellation (CV-64) fire disaster * Kitty Hawk class aircraft supercarrier * United States Navy "America's Flagship" The front page has a nice banner headline: "CARRIER FIRE KILLS 47" with caption, subheads and photo. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 36 pages, a few small library near the top, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 01, 2019 15:24

$52.00
170373

CINDERELLA MAN James Braddock Heavyweight BOXING TITLE Win (EVE) 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372584372527

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, June 13, 1935 * Cinderella Man famous upset win (eve) * Famous heavyweight boxing title fight * James Braddock vs. Max Baer The front page of this section banner headline: "BRADDOCK FIGHTS BAER FOR TITLE TONIGHT" with subheads and photos of each boxer. (see) Nice for display. Complete section 2 (sports) only with 12 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 01, 2019 15:22

$46.00
170372

BABY FACE NELSON KILLED Bank Robber Battle of Barrington 1934 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372584372202

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 29, 1934 * George Bace Face Nelson killed * Battle of Barrington - Illinois The front page has a five column heading: "'Trace Outlaw Nelson on Death Ride" with subheads that include: "BODY OF SLAYER FOUND; HUNT HIS 2 ACCOMPLICES" (see) More on pages 14 & 15 with related map. Small photo of Nelson on page 44. 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". Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high q... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2019 15:22

$172.00
170371

Aviator HOWARD HUGHES Famous Airplane Flight Around the World 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392227005684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World * Ends in success (1st report) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HUGHES ENDS WORLD FLIGHT, SETTING 3-DAY, 19-HOUR MARK; 20,000 CHEER ARRIVAL HERE" with subheads. (see) More inside with nice pictorial. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2019 15:22

$72.00
170370

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal Trial WEIRD ACTS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372584371709

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1935 * Albert H. Fish trial - creepy acts * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "FISH'S WEIRD ACTS TOLD BY CHILDREN" 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 and didn't become infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. 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... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2019 15:21

$52.00
170338

HARRY J. BROOKS Ford Flivver Melbourne Florida Airplane Crash 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372583231109

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 26, 1928 * Aviator Harry J. Brooks * Ford Flivver airplane * Detroit to Miami flight disaster The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BROOKS DOWN IN SEA IN 'FLIVVER' PLANE; SEARCH FOR HIM VAIN" with subheads. (See) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2019 15:37

$42.00
170337

WALTHER RATHENAU Germany German Weimer Republic ASSASSINATION 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372583230621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1922 * Walther Rathenau assassination * Weimer Republic leader * German Democratic Pasrty The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BERLIN ASSASSINS SLAY RATHENAU; MINISTERS DEATH LAID TO ROYALISTS; GERMANS RALLY TO DEFEND REPUBLIC" with subheads and illustration of Rathenau. Other new of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine causing minor unrelated text loss, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 28, 2019 15:36

$42.00
170336

MAHATMA GANDHI Returns to India from Round Table Conferences 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372583230356

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 29, 1931 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi * The Mahatma returns to India * Round Table Conference in London The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI WARNS INDIA TO BE READY TO FIGHT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from the Gandhi-Irwin Pact negotiations in London. 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 t... See More  

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Ends February 28, 2019 15:36

$38.00
170321

EDDIE CANTOR American Comedian Singer Dancer Actor DEATH 1964 Old L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372582161469

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, Oct. 11, 1964 * Eddie Cantor death * It is BEST to have reports from the city where an event occurred Above the masthead is a headline: "DEATH TAKES EDDIE CANTOR" with a subhead: "Coronary Closes Bug Eyes At 72" plus a large photo captioned: "Heart Attack Brings Death to Comedian Eddie Cantor". Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the film & entertainment industry. The first section only with pages 1-12, very nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2019 15:19

$75.00
170315

BANK HOLIDAY Franklin D. Roosevelt GOLD Great Depression Era 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392225379659

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON OBSERVER, Penn. March 7, 1933. * United States Bank Holiday * The Great Depression * Franklin D. Roosevelt The front page has a nice banner headline: "PRESIDENT SPENDS HOURS ON HIS PLANS" with subheads. (see) This action would have the desired effect of stopping the panic run on the nation's banks, and happened the day after F.D.R. was inaugurated. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 10 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice

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Ends February 27, 2019 15:10

$38.00
170314

BABE RUTH Bambino Final Career Baseball HOME RUNS HRs w/ 714th 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372582143714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 26, 1935 * Babe Ruth's final career home runs (714th) * Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Page 2 of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "RUTH SLAMS OUT 3 HOME RUNS, BUT PIRATES WIN, 11-7" with subhead and box scores. Photo of Ruth on the following page. First report coverage on Babe Ruth's last home runs of his career including his 714th. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also reporting on a young Jesse Owens , who broke 3 World records at Ohio State University with banner headline and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 70+ page Sunday edition, this is the "rag edition"... See More  

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Ends February 27, 2019 15:09

$165.00
170312

BANK HOLIDAY Franklin D. Roosevelt GOLD STANDARD Banking Crisis 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372582141607

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 9, 1933. * United States Bank Holiday * The Great Depression * Franklin D. Roosevelt The front page has a nice banner headline: "NEW CURRENCY TO OPEN BANKS" with subheads. (see) More on the following pages with 2 related photos. This action would have the desired effect of stopping the panic run on the nation's banks, and happened the day after F.D.R. was inaugurated. One of the more historic issues from the Depression-era. Complete with all 18 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: : The United States Bank Holiday of the Great ... See More  

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Ends February 27, 2019 15:08

$44.00
170311

HARRY HOUDINI Magician Escape Artist Appendicitis NEAR DEATH 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372582139495

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 26, 1926 * Harry Houdini near death * Magic - magician - escape artist Page 27 has a somewhat discrete article headed: "Houdini Near Death After Operation" with subhead. See image for text here. He would die five days later (Halloween). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 27, 2019 15:08

$42.00
170310

JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight vs. Galento 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372582138824

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 29, 1939 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Tony Galento (Two Ton) * Heavyweight boxing title fight The front page has a five column heading: "Louis Stops Galento in 4th Round" with subhead. (see) The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "LOUIS FLOORED IN 3D, STOPS GALENTO IN 4TH" with subheads and 2 related photos. Nice for display. Six great photos are on the back page. (see) 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 February 27, 2019 15:07

$52.00
170307

TARZAN AND HIS MATE Film Movie Opening Day Debut Advertisement 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372582137374

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1934 * Tarzan and His Mate * Opening day debut ad (eve) * Edgar Rice Burroughs * Johnny Weissmuller Page 32 has a 12 x 7 3/4 inch movie advertisement for the movie "Tarzan and His Mate" for the opening day in New York City. This could be one earliest ads to be found in a publication. News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2019 15:06

$42.00
170286

WASHINGTON REDSKINS Very 1st Ever NFL Football Game Played 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579086878

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 17, 1937 * Washington Redskins 1st NFL football game * Formerly the Boston Redskins The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "RILEY SMITH AND REDSKINS BEAT GIANTS, 13 TO 3" with subhead and lineups. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st Washington Redskins NFL football game played. Complete with all 42 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 February 24, 2019 15:28

$47.00
170285

JOE DiMAGGIO Major League Game DEBUT New York Yankees Outfielder 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579086605

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 4, 1936 * Joe DiMaggio MLB debut * New York Yankees * Major league baseball MLB The front page of section 2 (sports) has a small and somewhat inconspicuous article with heading: "Yanks 14; Browns, 5" Text includes: "Joe DiMaggio, rookie outfielder, making his big league debut..." (see) 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.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:27

$46.00
170284

DANIEL MOORE McFARLAN Neon Electrical Lighting Inventor MURDER 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392223225384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 16, 1936 * Daniel Moore McFarlan murder * Electrical engineer and inventor * Fluorescent & Neon lamp lighting * Thomas Alva Edison associate The front page has a one column heading: "Inventor Aid, Associate of Edison, Slain" (see) Small photo of McFarlan on the back page. Complete with all 36 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 February 24, 2019 15:27

$44.00
170283

Great MAX SCHMELING vs. Joe Louis Heavyweight Boxing UPSET Photos 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392223225213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 20, 1936 * Max Schmeling (German boxer) * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing match UPSET (1st report) The front page has a great banner headline: "SCHMELING WHIPS JOE LOUIS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Another nice banner headline on the front page of section 2 (sports) with subheads. Six related photos are on the back page. Probably the best issue we seen on this famous boxing upset. 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 February 24, 2019 15:26

$167.00
170282

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392223225081

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 10, 1936 * Hindenburg - LZ-129 zeppelin - airship * Very 1st flight to America - North Atlantic * Lakehurst, New Jersey disaster fame The front page has a one column heading: "Avert Mishap as Dirigible Sets a Record" First report coverage on the very 1st flight of the infamous airship to America. More on pages 6 & 7 with 2 related photos. Complete 1st section only 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.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:26

$44.00
170281

BLACK LEGION White Supremacist KKK Charles Poole Murder ARRESTS 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392223224919

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 23, 1936 * Black Legion - American terrorists arrests * Charles Poole murder - lynching * Works Progress Administration organizer The front page has a great banner headline: "ARREST 7 AS ROBED SLAYERS" with subheads. Nice for display. Four related photos are on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 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 February 24, 2019 15:25

$47.00
170280

BOLD VENTURE Thoroughbred Race Horse Racing KENTUCKY DERBY Win 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579084940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 3, 1936 * Bold Venture wins Kentucky Derby * Thoroughbred race horse racing The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "BOLD VENTURE 1ST; PAYS 20-1" with subheads. Nice for display. More on the front page of section 2 (sports) with headline and 2 related photos. Also a very nice full page pictorial on page 3 of this section. Complete 1st and 2nd (sports) sections only with 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:25

$57.00
170279

THE COLLEGE KIDNAPPERS Illinois University "Handsome Jack" Klutas 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579084611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, January 7, 1934 * The College Kidnappers * Kidnapping mobsters for ransom * University of Illinois alumni * "Handsome Jack" Klutas killed The front page has a five column headline: "Kidnaper Klutas Slain in Police Trap" with subheads that include: "DILLINGER ALLY AND 2 OTHERS ARE CAPTURED" and more. First report coverage continues on page 12 with related pictorial. 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". Complete 1st section o... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:25

$44.00
170278

Best JOHN DILLINGER Evelyn Frechette Chicago Police SHOOTOUT 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392223224402

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 16, 1933 * John Dillinger shootout & escape * Chicago police trap & car chase * Evelyn Frechette helps in getaway The front page has a great banner headline: "FIGHT 16 POLICE; ELUDE TRAP" with subheads that include: "GUN GIRL HELPS DESPERADO FLEE FROM 4 SQUADS" and more. Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 2 with related diagram. Photo of Dillinger is on the back page. (see) 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 Greates... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:24

$137.00
170277

DORETTE ZIETLOW Kidnapping & Death - George Rogalski GUILTY 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579084218

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 20, 1934 * George Rogalski - boy kidnapper guilty * Dorette Zietlow kidnapping and death The front page has a great banner headline: "FIND ROGALSKI BOY GUILTY" with subheads. Related photo is on the back page. (see) Probably only reported in a Chicago publication. Complete with all 36 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 February 24, 2019 15:24

$44.00
170275

Huge HERBERT HOOVER Republican Presidential Nomination PHOTO 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579083791

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, June 17, 1928 * Herbert Clark Hoover nominated for President * 1928 Republican National Convention This is the complete 16 page "Rotogravure Picture Section" only has the front page entirely taken up with a huge photo captioned: "Herbert Hoover, Republican Nominee for President of the United States." Inside features a double page centerfold of the convention. Nice for display. Other topics throughout, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:23

$33.00
170274

SPANISH CIVIL WAR Begins Rebellion MADRID Spain Republic Coup 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579083513

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, July 19, 1936 * Spanish Civil War starts * Second Spanish Republic coup The front page has a great banner headline: "SPAIN FIGHTS REVOLT IN ARMY" with subheads. Nice for display. Coverage on the beginning of the Spanish Civil War. Complete 1st section with all 18 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 February 24, 2019 15:23

$44.00
170273

Best ELVIS PRESLEY DEATH Memphis TN Tennessee w/ Photos 1977 Old Newspaper RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392223222908

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977. * Hometown Issue * Elvis Presley Death * Great For Display The front page has a historic banner headline: "Memphis Leads World in Mourning For Elvis Presley" with subheads and related photos. Photos inside as well. (see) Best to have in this title. Complete in 50 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:22

$40.00
170272

Best CHARLIE CHAPLIN "The Tramp" Film Actor Comedian DEATH 1977 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392223222791

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 26, 1977 * Actor comedian Charlie Chaplin death (1st report) * Silent film - movie era icon - "The Tramp" * Best title to be had ? The front page has a two column heading: "Charlie Chaplin, 88, the 'Little Tramp,' Dies in Sleep" with subhead and 3 related photos. (see) Much more on page 3. Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:22

$167.00
170268

Best PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer Liquor Returns DRY No More 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392223220544

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 7, 1933 * End of Prohibition in America (1st report) * Beer - liquor returns The bold, front page banner headline announces: "ALL'S QUIET AS BEER ARRIVES" with one column ftpg. heads: "City's Welcome To New Brew Is An Orderly One" "Traffic in Jam at Breweries". This was the Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation on April 7. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment. Page 2 has no fewer than 8 beer-related articles (see photos). 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 ... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:20

$285.00
170267

AL Scarface CAPONE Chicago Gangster Prison Release Chicago Return 1930 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1930 * Gangster Al "Scarface" Capone * City of Chicago wants him out This 40 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 3 that include: "CAPONE IN CHICAGO REPORTS TO POLICE" "Police Tell Him He Will Be Arrested on Sight and Driven From City" and more. See images for 1st report coverage on Al Capone turning himself in to Chicago police after returning to the city from a 10 month prison sentence in Philadelphia. He would never again be able to present himself in public on the Chicago streets. His final arrest would come about a year later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Minor spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:19

$21.00
170266

JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 Old WWII Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, California, August 15, 1945 * Japanese surrenders * World War II ends One of the more dramatic & displayable newspapers on the end of World War II, using black, red & blue ink. The very top has 2 flags between which is: "Victory" and the large, dramatic headline: "WAR ENDS ! " is in red dropped out of a black box. Also: "MacArthur To Rule Japs" and more. The front page also features a photo of General Douglas MacArthur. Much related reporting on the inside pages as well. First section with 16 pages, a damaged issue with some margin and central fold wear with a few noticeable tape mends, nice for display as such.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:19

$44.00
170264

CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean SOLO Airplane Flight to Paris 1927 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL, May 20, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh's famous flight * On his way to Paris solo * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** As uneventful as it seems today, Charles Lindbergh's solo flight across the Atlantic in 1927 made him the sensation of the decade. Newspapers around the world heralded his accomplishment and in France, where he landed, he was lauded as a hero. The banner headline announces: "LINDBERGH OFF: SEEN OVER MASS." with subheads and 3 related photos. (see) This is the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), some archival mending at the folds on the back side with a little loss, a few small margin tears, great for display as such. Should be handled with care.

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:17

$57.00
170263

Best Gangster Boss AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Tax Evasion Trial 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579068392

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 12, 1931 * Al 'Scarface' Capone - gangster - mob boss * Famous tax evasion trial w/ much testimony * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a one column heading regarding the two-week long trial of notorious gangster Al "Scarface" Capone: "U. S. TO TRACE CAPONE'S RISE IN TRIAL TODAY" with subhead. (see) This was one of the most famous criminal trials of the 20th century, and certainly of the Prohibition era. Al Capone was the head of the most profitable crime syndicate of his era and mastermind of the 1929 "St. Valentine's Day Massacre." He seemed above the law, however in the end Capone would be brought to justice & serve jail time not for murder, extortion, or bo... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:16

$62.00
170261

LOU GEHRIG Has Infantile Paralysis New York Yankees Career ENDS 1939 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 22, 1939 * Lou Gehrig ends baseball career * Infantile Paralysis - New York Yankees The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "INFANTILE PARALYSIS ENDS GEHRIG'S PLAYING CAREER" with subheads. Related photo is on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 February 24, 2019 15:15

$115.00
170260

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew OLYMPIC GOLD vs Nazi Germany 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372579067271

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE., August 15, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Wins Olympic gold in rowing * Famous upset vs. Nazi Germany Page 18 has a one column heading: "U. S. CREW COMES FROM BEHIND TO WIN IN OLYMPICS" (see) First report coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew winning the gold medal vs. Nazi Germany in the 1936 Summer Olympics in rowing. Complete with all 28 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: The rowing competition was dominated by the hosts, Germany, who medaled in every event and took five of the seven gold medals. The f... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2019 15:14

$44.00
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