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164791

1938 OF MICE AND MEN John Steinbeck New York Drama Critics' Circle AWARD Winner


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070080502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1938 * John Steinbeck - American author * New York Drama Critics' Circle * "Of Mice and Men" play Page 23 has a one column heading: "'OF MICE AND MEN' WINS CRITICS' PRIZE" with subhead and photo of Steinbeck. (see) First report coverage on John Steinbeck winning the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for his "Of Mice and Men" (play). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:24

$38.00
164790

Early JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees Baseball CONTRACT Signing 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070080262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1938 * Early Joe DiMaggio contract signing * New York Yankees - Yanks * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 23) has a four column headline: "Yankee Contract Is Accepted by DiMaggio" with subheads and photo of DiMaggio. (see) First report coverage on Joe DiMaggio's contract signing after just two seasons with the New York Yankees. He wouldn't be nicknamed the "Yankee Clipper" until 1939. Great to have in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the iss... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:23

$44.00
164789

First 1st United States SATELLITE EXPLORER 1 In Orbit SPACE RACE 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344491049

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., February 1, 1958 * 1st satellite put into space by the United States * EXPLORER 1 (1ST REPORT) The front page has a three column headline announcing America's successful entry in the space race with: "Army Preparing Second Missile As Jupiter Spins" with subheads. (see) Keep in mind this was but 5 months after the Soviet Union's successful launch of Sputnik which shocked American scientists and caused a rush to make this launch happen as early as possible. And also just a few months after America's first effort, which resulted in an embarrassing failure. Complete with all 12 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:23

$44.00
164788

ADOLPH HITLER Orders German Military Give NAZI SALUTE Sieg Heil 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344490666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1938 * Adolph Hitler - Fuehrer & commander-in-chief * Orders all German military to give Nazi salute The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "Hitler Orders the Army To Give him Nazi Salute" See image for brief text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:22

$37.00
164786

GEORGE GREY BARNARD American Sculptor The Cloisters DEATH 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344489241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1938 * George Grey Barnard death * American sculptor The front page has a one column heading: "BARNARD, SCULPTOR, IS DEAD HERE AT 74" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page three with 3 related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:19

$40.00
164783

Early & Rare AL 'Scarface' CAPONE Gangster War Chicago Gangland 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070077471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., November 22, 1927 * Early Al 'Scarface' Capone & others report * Chicago gangland war strengthens The top of the front page has a two column headline: "GANG WAR'S FIRST VICTIM IS FOUND IN CHICAGO DOORWAY" with subhead. (see) Nice reporting near the beginning of the Chicago gangster wars. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:17

$44.00
164782

NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball w/ Babe Ruth PHOTO 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070077188

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., Oct. 6, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * World Series of baseball w/ photos (game 1) The front page has reporting on the upcoming game 2 of the 1927 World Series. Pages 4 & 5 has various reporting of game with 3 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth crossing home plate securing the first run of the 1st game. Fourteen pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, close cut along left margin of page 4 with some text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:16

$56.00
164781

JEWS in Vienna Austria Jewish Businesses to be Eradicated 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070076639

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1938 * Vienna, Austria Jewish population * Businesses owned by Jews to be eradicated The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "NAZIS INSIST JEWS QUIT VIENNA BY '42" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:16

$35.00
164780

JEFFERSON NICKEL Five-Cent Coin Design CREATION 1st Year 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344482163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1938 * Jefferson nickel design is created The common nickel, found in every day change, was altered dramatically in 1938 when the previous "Indian head" or "buffalo nickel" was replaced by the Jefferson nickel. In a design contest, Felix Schlag's entry won over 389 other entries. But note that the reverse, showing Monticello, is not the design ultimately used (see). The winning design shows a side view while the design used is a full front view. The top of page 6 has photos of both the front and back, headed: "Winning Design Picked For the Jefferson Nickel" with a bit of text beneath the photos (see). Complete in 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" created ... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:15

$65.00
164779

THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD Errol Flynn Opening Day Movie Film AD1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070075791

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1938 * The Adventures of Robin Hood * Actor Errol Flynn film - movie * Opening day advertisement * Radio City Music Hall showing Page 27 has a 12 x 6 inch advertisement on page for the movie "The Adventures of Robin Hood". This movie featured Errol Flynn and this was the opening day ad. This could be the very first movie ad in any newspaper for this movie 1st opened in New York City's Radio City Music Hall which this ad is for. News, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:14

$52.00
164778

THORNTON WILDER "Our Town" Play PULITZER PRIZE Award Winner 1928 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344481441

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1928 * Thornton Wilder wins Pulitzer Prize award * American playwright and novelist - writer * "Our Town" book - Grover's Corners NH The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Wilder's Drama, 'Our Town,' Is Named Pulitzer Winner" with subhead. (see) and photo. Much more inside with photo of Wilder. First report coverage on the Pulitzer Prize awards giving out for the year of 1938. 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... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:13

$47.00
164777

GABRIELE D'ANNUNZIO Italian Writer Poet Playwright DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070074865

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1938 * Gabriele D'Annunzio death * Italian writer, poet, playwright * Prince of Montenevoso * Duke of Gallese The front page has a one column heading: "D'ANNUNZIO DIES; POET-HERO WAS 74" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:12

$37.00
164776

JOHN RINGLING Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Pioneer DEATH 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070074640

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1936 * John Ringling death * Circus pioneer The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "RINGLING SERVICE HERE TOMORROW" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of John Ringling, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus fame. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice co... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:11

$42.00
164752

Best GERMAN REUNIFICATION Democratic & Federal Republic 1990 Berlin Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392069436042

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BZ newspaper from Berlin, (West) Germany, dated June 23, 1990. See the photo below for the nice front page with headlines translating as: "The Check-point Charlie Bomb of the Soviet Foreign Minister" and the big headline reading: "Berlin Without Allied Protection!" and in smaller type: "Shevardnadzi--We Remain--But the Allied Troops Must Leave the City." You get the complete issue, tabloid size and in nice condition.

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:09

$28.00
164729

FIRST AIRPLANE Takeoff Launch from a Ship Eugene Burton Ely PRINT 1910 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068786890

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Nov. 26, 1910 * 1st Airplane Takeoff * Eugene Burton Ely * USS Birmingham A full front page illustration is captioned: "Elys Flight In A Curtiss Biplane From The Forwards Deck Of The Cruiser Birmingham In Hampton Roads, Va." Inside has a full page of detailed reporting concerning the event with a banner headline: "Launching An Aeroplane From A Warship" "Ely's Flight From the Cruiser 'Birmingham' " complete with two additional photos. There is also a nice two page article with photos of the construction of the Panama Canal. Complete in 16 pages, tiny binding holes at the blank spine margin, a few small mends inside, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:13

$89.00
164725

Early WILLIE MOSCONI Mr. Pocket Billiards Championship POOL 1941 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342363722

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1938 * Early Willie Mosconi - pool * Pocket billiards championship The sport's section (page 26) has a one column heading: "MOSCONI DEFEATS CARAS BT 125-75" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:08

$38.00
164724

Anschluss ADOLPH HITLER Germany Nazis Enter AUSTRIA Annexation 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068776182

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only, March 13, 1938 * Anschluss - annexation * Germans enters Austria * Adolph Hitler takes over The front page of this section has a heading: "Under The Feet Of German Troops The Map Of Europe Changes" with subheads, related photo and maps. (see) Complete section 4 only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:01

$37.00
164723

Best LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Last CONTRACT Signing 1939 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342357894

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 13, 1939 * Lou Gehrig signs contract (last year) * New York Yankees baseball The front page of this section has a one column heading: "$39,000 CONTRACT SIGNED BY GEHRIG; YANKS TOP CARDS" with subheads and photo headed: "Yankee Slugger Again in Fold" (see) Gehrig would have to give up baseball the following month due to health failure. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:00

$39.00
164721

BHUPINDER SINGH Maharaja of Patiala Princely State India DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342353082

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1938 * Bhupinder Singh of Patiala death (1st report) * Maharaja - ruler - India The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "RULER OF PATIALA DIES IN INDIA AT 46" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:55

$38.00
164720

ALICEVILLE ALABAMA Pickens County F3 TORNADO Disaster 1938 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342352539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1938 * Aliceville, Alabama tornado * Pickens County disaster The top of page 20 has a one column heading: "TORNADO KILLS TEN AT ALICEVILLE, ALA." with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the F3 tornado disaster at Aliceville, Alabama. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:55

$37.00
164718

Martin Niemöller Anti-Nazi Lutheran Pastor First They Came ARREST 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342351756

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1938 * Reverend Martin Niemöller rearrested * Ant-Nazi theologian and Lutheran pastor * Famous "First they came..." statement fame Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Niemoeller Freed in Reich, Then Rearrested; Is Seized After Conviction at Sedition Trial" First report coverage on anti-Nazi theologian, Reverend Martin Niemöller, freed then rearrested. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & line... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:53

$39.00
164717

LOCH NESS MONSTER Nessie Monster Scotland Lake HUNTED 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342351029

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1938 * Loch Ness Monster hunted * Nessie mystery widens Certainly one of the more notable monster or creature searches in recent times is the Loch Ness Monster. Debate continues as to its existence. The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "TRAIL OF 'MONSTER' SEEN IN SCOTLAND" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning, some archival mending at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:52

$40.00
164716

SU LIN Ruth Harkness 1st Giant Panda Brookfield Zoo DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342350521

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1938 * Su Lin death - giant panda * Ruth Elizabeth Harkness * Brookfield Zoo - Chicago Page 17 has a one column heading: "PANDA, PET OF ZOO, IS DEAD IN CHICAGO" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Su Lin, the first giant panda kept outside of China. 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 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:52

$37.00
164715

ADOLPH HITLER Very 1st Speech (Radio) as Chancellor of Germany 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068770931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1933 * Early Adolph Hitler * Very 1st speech as Chancellor (radio) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HITLER WINS DISSOLUTION OF REICHSTAG; URGES NATION TO END ITS HUMILIATION' AT POLLS MARCH 5; HAS 4-YEAR PLANS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, Light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along the spine, small address stamp within masthead, small ink spot along last column, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: In his first speech as Chancellor of Germany, Adolf Hitler addressed the Reichstag and was broadcast nationwide on the radio. He... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:50

$42.00
164714

GREY OWL Archibald Belaney Environmental Conservationist DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068769665

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1938 * Grey Owl death w/ photo * Archibald Belaney * Famed conservationist The top of page 23 has a photo of Archibald Belaney and a one column heading: "GREY OWL, WORKER FOR CONSERVATION" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Grey Owl, widely known for Environmental conservation. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:49

$38.00
164713

JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees CONSECUTIVE HITS Game Record in 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068769313

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio breaks Yankees record * Consecutive games with a hit (30) * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 26) has a five column headline: "White Sox Snap Yankees' String at Eight Triumphs" with subheads that include: "DIMMAGIO'S STREAK REACHES 30 GAMES" "Joe's Lucky Hit Sets All-Time Mark for Yanks, Who Lose to White Sox, 8-7" and more with box scores. (see) First report coverage of New York Yankees star Joe DiMaggio breaking the record for most consecutive games with hit for a Yankee player. This was also during the time when he finally finished with a record of 56 games. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:48

$52.00
164712

GEORGE BIRD GRINNELL Anthropologist Naturalist Conservation DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068763310

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 12, 1938 * George Bird Grinnell death (1st report) * Anthropologist - historian - naturalist The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "DR. G. B. GRINNELL, NATURALIST, 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 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:40

$37.00
164711

AUSTRIAN ANSCHLUSS REFERENDUM German Election Adolph Hitler Photo 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342328689

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1938 * Austrian Anschluss referendum * Adolph Hitler - German election The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HITLER IS BACKED BY 99.08% OF VOTE IN POLL ON EMPIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of Hitler casting his ballot. (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 32 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:39

$38.00
165133

MAX FACTOR & Company Cosmetics Make-Up Inventor Founder DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082361461

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1938 * Max Factor Sr. death * Cosmetics - make-up founder The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "MAX FACTOR DEAD; EXPERT IN MAKEUP" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Max Factor Sr., founder of the cosmetics giant Max Factor. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 11:15

$37.00
165132

SHLOMO BEN-YOSEF Jews Jewish Youth Mandatory Palestine EXECUTION 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082339339

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 30, 1938 * Shlomo Ben-Yosef hanging * Revisionist Zionist - Irgun * 1st Jew executed by British * Mandatory Palestine * Jewish - Jews - Judaica The front page has a one column heading: "PALESTINE HANGING PROVOKES CLASHES" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the execution of Shlomo Ben-Yosef. 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 46 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Shlomo Ben-Yosef was a member of the Revisionist Zionist underground group Irgun. He is most noted for his participation in an April 21, 1938 at... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 10:47

$37.00
165131

COLORADO RIVER Grand Canyon River-Running Norman Nevills Conquers 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082331235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1938 * Norman Nevills - river-running pioneer * Whitewater rafting - river-running pioneer * Conquers Colorado River - Grand Canyon The front page has a one column heading: "NEVILLS CONQUERS COLORADO RIVER" with subhead. (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 28 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Norman D. Nevills was a pioneer of commercial river-running in the American Southwest, particularly the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. He led trips including Dr. Elzada Clover and Lois Jotter, the first two women to successfully... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 10:27

$33.00
165130

JACK JUDGE "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" Song of War Fame DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367784180

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 29, 1938 * Jack Judge death - British songwriter * "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" fame * First World War - WWI song of war The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "JACK JUDGE DEAD; WROTE 'TIPPERARY" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Jack Judge, British songwriter who was best remembered for writing the song "It's a Long Wat to Tipperary". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 10:11

$33.00
165129

WALTER CHRYSLER Corporation Automobiles Cars Founder DEATH 1938 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082321506

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1938 * Walter Chrysler death * Chrysler Corporation founder * Automobiles entrepreneur The front page has a one column heading: "WALTER CHRYSLER DIES AT HOME AT 65" with subhead. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with photo. 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 34 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 09:56

$37.00
165128

ALYMER MAUDE Leo Tolstoy Translator & Biography Writer DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082313773

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 26, 1938 * Alymer Maude death * Leo Tolstoy translator The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "ALYMER MAUDE, 80, TOLSTOY AIDE, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Alymer Maude, English translator of Leo Tolstoy's works. He also wrote Tolstoy's biography. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 09:38

$33.00
165127

THE GREAT REVOLT Arabs Uprising Mandatory Palestine JEWS British 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082298899

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 8, 1938 * "The Great Revolt" - Arabs uprising * Mandatory Palestine - Transjordan The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ARABS CLASH WITH BRITISH ON TRANS-JORDAN BORDER; PALESTINE VIOLENCE GROWS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy report continues inside with related map. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 09:19

$33.00
165126

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


eBay Auction Item # 372367699805

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World The top of the front page has two column headings: "Hughes Lands in Moscow; Flew to Paris In 161/2 Hours" "Keeps Up Fast Time on Second Leg of Round-the-World Flight--Repairs Delay Plane Eight Hours in France" with more on pages 2 & 3 which includes two photos and related map. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 09:02

$39.99
165125

"THE SHADOW" Sinister Figure w/ Orson Welles RADIO Program Voice 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082290251

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, August 14, 1938 * "The Shadow" * Orson Welles to quit voice of The back page of this section has two column headings: "'THE SHADOW TALKS" "Dropping the Role of Sinister Figure; Mr. Welles Turns to a New Art Form". (see) Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:55

$34.99
165124

SUFI ABDUL HAMID African American Islamic "Harlem Hitler" KILLED 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367689702

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1938 * Sufi Abdul Hamid killed * African-American Islam convert * Anti-Semitism - "Harlem Hitler" The front page has a one column heading: "PLANE CRASH FATAL TO 'HARLEM HITLER'" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of Hamid. Nice to have in this famous NYC Publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition, a little spine residue from disbinding, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:44

$33.00
165123

WAR ADMIRAL Horse Racing Wins Saratoga Breeders' Cup Handicap 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082279895

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 31, 1938 * War Admiral wins - horse racing * Saratoga Breeders' Cup Handicap The top of the front page of this section has a one column heading: "WAR ADMIRAL, 7-10, JUST LASTS TO BEAT ESPOSA BY A NECK" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on War Admiral winning the Saratoga Breeders' Cup Handicap in New York. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:33

$33.00
165122

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Airplane Flight WELCOME HOME Photos 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367677607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1938. * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? * Welcome home - New York Harbor The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CORRIGAN ACCLAIMED HERE IN NOISY HARBOR GREETING; GETS CITY WELCOME TODAY" with subheads. (see) Page 3 has a banner headline: "New York Welcomes Corrigan as He Returns, by Ship, From 'California' Flight" with nice pictorial. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturd... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:21

$37.00
165121

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Transatlantic Ocean Airplane Flight 1938 NY Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367669701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1938. * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? * Very early report The front page has a one column heading: "PILOT OF OLD PLANE WINGS TOWARD SEA" with subhead. (see) Article continues on page 2 with photo. First report coverage on Douglas Corrigan's famous flight from New York City to Ireland. A very early report here as his location was not yet realized. 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 ... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:08

$37.00
164698

MOVING PICTURES Radio Movie Sent Through the Air for 1ST TIME 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068144529

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1928 * 1st moving pictures sent through air * Golden Age of Radio - movies The front page has a one column heading: "FIRST RADIO MOVIE IS SENT TWO MILES" with subheads. (see) Text begins with: "For the first time in history, moving pictures were transmitted through the air today" Coverage continues inside with related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:23

$42.00
164697

Best NO WAY OUT Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068143518

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 14, 1987 * Best "No Way Out" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Political thriller film - Kevin Costner A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "No Way Out" 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, w... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:23

$67.00
164696

IZZY EINSTEIN United States Prohibition Speakeasy Agent DEATH 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341300793

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 18, 1938 * Izzy Einstein death (1st report) * U.S. Prohibition officer - agent The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "IZZY EINSTEIN DIES; NOTED DRY SLEUTH" 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 very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Isidor "Izzy" Einstein was an United States federal police officer, agent of the U.S. Prohibition Unit, who achieved the most number of arrests and convictions during the first years of the alcohol prohibition era (1920&ndash... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:22

$37.00
164695

GEORGE ELLERY HALE Solar Astronomer Sunspots - Telescopes DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341299890

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1938 * George Ellery Hale death (1st report) * Solar astronomer - magnetic fields - sunspots The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "DR. GEORGE E. HALE, ASTRONOMER, 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. wikipedia notes: George Ellery Hale was an American solar astronomer, best known for his discovery of magnetic fields in sunspots, and as the leader or key figure in the planning or construction of several world-leading teles... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:20

$37.00
164694

AHMED IZZET PASHA Ottoman Empire Grand Vizier & WWI General DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068141309

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1937 * Ahmed Izzet Pasha death * World War I general * Ottoman Empire Grand Vizier The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "IZZET PASHA DIES; EX-GRAND VIZIER" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:19

$44.00
164693

PANCHO VILLA Mexican Revolution Guerrilla Leader CAPTURED ? 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341298560

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHICAGO HERALD, January 21, 1916 * Pancho Villa captured & to be executed ? * Pre Columbus, New Mexico raid A nice issue on famed Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa with a banner headline announcing: "VILLA CAPTURED; WILL BE SHOT" with related subheads and a photo headed: "General Villa, Captured and Facing Death". I cannot find anything online that suggests he was captured at this time, making this a false report. Still a great headline for display. Ten pages, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:18

$57.00
164692

GERALD FORD Sworn In as United States President & NIXON Leaves 1974 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068140164

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, NY, August 10, 1974 * Gerald Ford is sworn in as President * The Watergate nightmare is over! The front page has the three-line banner heading: "FORD SWORN IN AS PRESIDENT; ASSERTS 'NIGHTMARE IS OVER' - Nixon Bids an Emotional Farewell to Washington", with multiple photos. Additional photos and coverage is found on inside pages. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. This is a front section only with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:17

$47.00
164691

WAR ADMIRAL Horse Racing Wins at Hialeah Park Race Track Florida 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341297667

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, February 20, 1938 * War Admiral's 1st win as a 4 year old * Hialeah Park Race Track - Florida The top of the front page of this section has a one column heading: "WAR ADMIRAL WINS IN DEBUT FOR 1938; PICCOLO, 35-1, FIRST" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on War Admiral winning his 1st race as a four year old at Hialeah Park Race Track in Florida. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:16

$37.00
164689

HEINRICH HIMMLER Gestapo Chief of Police & Holocaust Architect 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341294901

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 14, 1939 * Heinrich Himmler - Gestapo chief of police * Prague, Czechoslovakia visit The front page has a one column heading: "CHIEF PF GESTAPO ARRIVES IN PRAGUE; UNREST CONTINUES" with subheads. (see) lengthy text continues inside. Just a few months before the outbreak of World War II. 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... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:12

$38.00
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