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159087

Best WACO SIEGE Texas Branch Davidians ATF Agents Shootout & Fire 1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927079369

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WACO TRIBUNE-HERALD--Special Report, April 19, 1993 * Waco, Texas siege & shootout * Branch Davidians (1st report) * From the city where it happened The bold banner headline: "A FIERY END" reports the siege at the Branch Davidian compound in Waco and the devastating fire which ended the stand-off with the FBI resulting in the death of 76 people. Great to have this report in a Waco newspaper. Complete with all 4 sections and 24 pages, great condition.

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Ends December 15, 2017 08:23

$75.00
159066

BONNIE AND CLYDE Outlaws Gang Pre Killed by Police TIPSTERS ? 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136452397

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1934 * Billie Jean Parker & Floyd Hamilton * Bonnie and Clyde gang members arrested * The tipsters to law enforcement re. whereabouts ? Page 16 has an article with small headings: "2 Of Barrow Gang Held" "Woman and Man Relative of Bandit Accused of Texas Killings" (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Floyd Hamilton and Bonnie Parker's sister. Bonnie and Clyde where ambushed and killed just two days later. Could these two have been on ones who tipped law enforcement to the whereabouts of the infamous duo or was it just a coincidence. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Ot... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:32

$47.00
159065

Very 1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136451688

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The top of the front page has a three column headline: "OCEAN FLIERS FLEW HOURS BLINDLY WITH LIGHTS OUT AMID DENSE FOG; ONCE ONLY 50 FEET ABOVE THE OCEAN" with subheads. Lengthy text continues on pages 2 & 3 with related photo and map. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:31

$44.00
159064

Very Early TELEVISION John Logie Baird TV Invention Experiments 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926649057

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, April 22, 1928 * John Logie Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions - experiments Page XX15 of this section has a banner headline: "RADIO VISION?--LEADERS TELL WHEN TO EXPECT IT" with subheads and related photos including one of Baird himself (see). Very significant reports during the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. A significant issue for any collector of television history. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 20 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:29

$40.00
159062

IBN SAUD King of Nejd and Hejaz & the Ikhwan Revolt Wahhabis 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926648167

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 3 only, January 20, 1929 * Ibn Saud - King of Nejd and Hejaz * Ikhwan Revolt - Wahhabi religious militia The front page of this section 3 only has a one column heading: "IBN SAUD BY A COUP PUTS END TO REVOLT" with subheads. (see) Complete section 3 only with all 8 pages, Irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:27

$40.00
159061

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S New Field Theory Reduces Physics To One Law 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926647681

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 24, 1929. * Albert Einstein's new field theory * Physics reduced to one law The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Einstein's New Theory Is Further Explained In Its Linking Mechanics of Electro-Dynamics". (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:26

$47.00
159060

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S New Field Theory Reduces Physics To One Law 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136435146

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1929. * Albert Einstein's new field theory * Physics reduced to one law The front page has one column headings that include: "EINSTEIN REDUCES ALL PHYSICS TO 1 LAW" "The New Electro-Gravitational Theory Links All Phenomena, Says Berlin Interpreter" "Only One Substance Also" and more. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:23

$57.00
159059

PITTSBURGH PA Pennsylvania Gasometer TANK EXPLOSION Disaster 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136430532

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1927 * Pittsburgh gasometer explosion (early 1st report) * Largest gas tank in the World at the time The top of the front page has a three column headline: "21 KILLED IN GAS TANK EXPLOSION AT PITTSBURGH; 600 HURT, 13 MISSING; RUINS DYNAMITED IN HUNT FOR BODIES" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, irregular along the spine with a few staples present, otherwise in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Pittsburg gasometer explosion, or Equitable Gas explosion, was a bizarre accident that took place in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on the morning of November 14, 1927. A huge cylindrical gasometer, the... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:21

$42.00
159033

BATTLE OF MATEWAN Mingo County WV Coal Miners - Sid Hatfield 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135388585

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 21, 1920 * Battle of Matewan WV * Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency * Sid Hatfield fame The front page has a one column heading: "ANOTHER SHOT IN MINE FIGHT" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the battle of Matewan, West Virginia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, several blue pencil markings on the front page (see), light toning, a little spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends December 13, 2017 15:05

$40.00
159031

BOBBY FISCHER 1st American CHESS World Champion vs. Boris Spassky 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135385871

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 3, 1972 * Bobby Fischer wins World title * 1st American to achieve this * Boris Vasilievich Spassky Page 6 has a one column heading: "Boris Vows A Win" with photo of Fischer. (see) Coverage on Bobby Fischer winning the World chess championship. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 50 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 13, 2017 15:01

$47.00
159030

BABE RUTH Diagnosed w/ Appendicitis New York Yankees PHOTO 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926027301

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 9, 1932 * Babe Ruth diagnosed with appendicitis * New York Yankees baseball The sport's section (page 23) has a two column photo with heading: "Babe Ruth And Wife Upon Arrival Here" Also a one column heading: "RUTH ARRIVES HOME; IS ORDERED TO REST" with subheads. (see) This was a few weeks prior to his famous "called shot" in game 3 of the 1932 World Series. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2017 15:00

$40.00
159029

George R. THE FLYING HUTCHINSONS Airplane Family LOST at Sea ? 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926026697

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 12, 1932 * Colonel George R. Hutchinson * "Flying family" lost at sea ? * Aviation - airplanes The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HUTCHINSONS FEARED LOST; PLANE WITH 8 DOWN AT SEA; AID GOES FROM GREENLAND" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with related photo. History shows that this famous flying family crash-landed off Greenland, stranded for several days before being picked by a fishing vessel. This event made the Hutchinsons national figures. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light t... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:59

$40.00
159028

WINSTON CHURCHILL "War Situation" House of Commons SPEECH 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926025359

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 12, 1943 * Winston Churchill "War Situation" speech * House of Commons of the United Kingdom * Dwight Eisenhower becomes supreme commander The front page has a two column heading: "Churchill Promises Big Allied Push Coming Soon" with subhead. (see) Also a two column heading reads: "Gen. Eisenhower Heads Allies In North Africa" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:58

$40.00
159027

Prince Mahai MICHAEL I OF ROMANIA Becomes Boy King 1927 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135382923

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1927 * Ferdinand I of Romania death * Prince Mahai becomes Michael I * King of Romania The top of the front page has features a three column headline: "BOY OF FIVE TAKES RUMANIAN THRONE AS FERDINAND DIES AFTER LONG FIGHT; CAROL WILL REMAIN IN EXILE IN PARIS" with subheads and photo. (see) More on pages 2 & 3. First report coverage on Prince Mihai becoming King of Romania and the death of Ferdinand I of Romania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, foxing along central fold, a little margin wear, a few small binding holes along the spine... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:57

$40.00
159026

USS HORNET (CV-8) Aircraft Carrier Sinking Santa Cruz Isles 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135381026

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 1, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Hornet sunk * Battle of Santa Cruz Islands The front page has a five column headline: "U. S. CARRIER SUNK IN SOLOMONS" with subheads that include: "DAMAGED SHIP LOST" Carrier Badly Crippled Monday Later Sunk by U.S. Warship" and more with related map. (see) The name of the carrier lost was not known at the time, probably because of military secrecy, but history shows this was indeed the USS Hornet (CV-8). Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 70+ pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:54

$50.00
159025

EVERETT MASSACHUSETTS Beacon Oil Company Explosion Fire Disaster 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135379711

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 11, 1928 * Everett, Middlesex County, Massachusetts * Beacon Oil Company plant explosion & fire The front page has a banner headline: "SWEEPING PROBE OF EVERETT FIRE COMING" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Beacon Oil Company plant explosion and fire disaster at Everett, Massachusetts. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 10 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:52

$40.00
159017

BOSTON BRUINS Wins NHL Stanley Cup Hockey Championship Title 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135360602

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1929 * Boston Bruins - NHL Hockey * Wins Stanley Cup title * vs. New York Rangers The sport's section (page 9) has a banner headline: "Boston Beats Rangers, 2-1, for Second Straight Victory and Wins Stanley Cup" with subheads and lineups (see images). First report coverage on the Boston Bruins winning the 1928-29 Stanley Cup by defeating the New York Rangers. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:37

$47.00
159011

CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean Solo Airplane Flight SUCCESS 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135346303

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1927 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Atlantic Ocean flight success * Triumphal visit to London The front page has a four column headline: "LINDBERGH SEES ENGLISH DERBY RUN; SAILS FOR HOME SATURDAY ON CRUISER; NEW YORK RECEPTION AFTER COOLIDGES" with many subheads. (see) Loads of text continue on page 2 with a related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:28

$42.00
159010

1967 CARL B. STOKES & Richard G. Hatcher African Americans Wins Mayor Elections


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135343625

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, November 9, 1967 * Carl B. Stokes becomes 1st African-American mayor of a large U.S. city * Elected mayor of Cleveland, Ohio * Richard G. Hatcher becomes 1st African American mayor of Gary, Indiana The front page has a four column heading: "Negro Elected Mayor in Gary, Ind.; Stokes Apparent Victor in Cleveland" First report coverage on the surprise victories of Carl B. Stokes in the race for mayor of Cleveland, Ohio. Richard D. Hatcher, an African-American as well, was also declared the winner in Gary, Indiana's mayoral race. It was the first time 2 African Americans won the mayoral race in cities with a population of more than 100,000. Other news, ... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:26

$68.00
158991

HOLLAND TUNNEL OPENS 1st Underwater New York City 1st Cars 1927 TIMES Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924179008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 13, 1927 * Holland Tunnel officially opens (1st report) * 1st underwater tunnel * Best title to have in ? The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "GREAT CROWD TREKS INTO HOLLAND TUBES AFTER GALA OPENING" "Thousands Pour In as Coolidge on Yacht Turns Switch With Golden Key" "Hundreds of Honking Cars Rush Through Tunnels From New York and Jersey Sides" and more (see). Article continues on page 26 with related photos. (see photos) Loads of text, too much to photograph. First report coverage on the 1st underwater tunnel opening between New York City and New Jersey. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day. Complete... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:57

$72.00
158990

WASHINGTON D.C. & Alexandria VA Virginia TORNADO Strike 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924178671

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 18, 1927 * Washington D.C area tornado * Alexandria,Virginia The top of the front page has a three column headline: "TORNADO SWEEPS ACROSS WASHINGTON, LEVELING HOUSES AND NAVAL HANGAR; ALEXANDRIA AND MARYLAND TOWNS HIT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the rare Washington D.C. area tornado strike. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:56

$40.00
158989

Great 1927 CHARLES LINDBERGH Transatlantic Airplane Flight England Visit PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132453380

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, June 12, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh's visit to England photos * Solo transatlantic airplane flight success The front page has 6 related photos regarding Charles Lindbergh's English visit after his triumphal flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Pages 2 & 3 have 11 additional photos of Lindbergh's visit to England. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:55

$37.00
158988

SACHSENHAUSEN CONCENTRATION CAMP Nazis Oranienburg Germany OPENS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132452372

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 30, 1939 * Sachsenhausen concentration camp opens * Oranienburg, Germany political prisoners Page 6 has small, somewhat discrete one column headings: "Jewish Camp Set Up" "Germany Establishes Polish Center at Sachsenhausen" (see) Early report on the famous concentration camp just after the beginning of World War II. This item is being listed to show these camps really did exist. 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 with much on the early stages of World War II. Complete in 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:53

$50.00
158986

LIZZIE BORDEN Woman Ax Murderer Fall River Massachusetts DEATH 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132450262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 3, 1927. * Lizzie Borden death report * Famous female Ax Murderer * Fall River, Massachusetts The top of page 21 has one column headings: "LIZZIE BORDEN DIES; HER TRIAL RECALLED" "Acquitted Thirty-three Years Ago of Murdering Wealthy Father and Stepmother" "Mystery Never Solved" and more. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, light toning, generally nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:51

$77.00
158985

CHARLES NUNGESSER Transatlantic Ocean AIRPLANE Flight Try Takeoff 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132449548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1927 * Aviator Charles Nungesser * Transatlantic airplane flight try * Just before Charles Lindbergh The top of the front page has a nice three column headline: "NUNGESSER OFF ON PARIS-NEW YORK HOP AT 5:17 A. M.; HEADS FOR NEWFOUNDLAND; PLANE RISES AMID PLAUDITS OF THRONG" with many subheads and related illustration. More on page 2 with related photos. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:50

$52.00
158984

DULUTH MN Minnesota Circus Workers NEGORES Lynchings Hangings 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132448540

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1920 * Duluth, Minnesota lynchings (1st report) * 3 negro circus workers hanged * Isaac McGhie - Nate Green - Elmer Jackson Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Duluth Mob Lynches Three Negroes, Frees Three; 5,000 Stormed Jail After Attack on White Girl" See images for text here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World fam... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:48

$52.00
158983

CHARLES LINDBERGH Welcome Home ticker tape parade w/ PHOTOS 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132439635

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1927. * Charles Lindbergh welcome home * New York City ticker tape parade planned * Washington D.C. welcome photos * "Spirit of St. Louis" The front page features a nice banner headline: "NEW YORK IN HOLIDAY MOOD GREETS LINDBERGH TODAY; COMING IN HIS OWN SHIP, SHIFTS TO SEAPLANE IN HARBOR; HIS FINAL DAY IN CAPITAL ONE OF CONTINUOUS OVATION" with many subheads and related photo of Lindbergh in Arlington cemetery. Much more on the inside pages. Too much to photograph. Loads of reading on Lindbergh. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:42

$57.00
158981

Great PROHIBITION No Beer & Liquor in America BEGINS Headline 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924171635

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1920 * Prohibition begins in America * No beer - liquor The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DRY LAWS UPHELD IN UNANIMOUS VIEW OF SUPREME COURT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 6. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:39

$45.00
158980

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924171165

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:38

$40.00
158979

Very Early & Rare LOU GEHRIG High School Baseball Star Wins Title 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132429593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sports & financial section only, June 27, 1920. * Earliest report on Lou Gehrig ? (rare) * His big school team wins title * Future New York Yankees star The sport's section contains a somewhat discrete page 2 report and the line score of a high school championship game between the New York City School of Commerce and Lane Tech of Chicago. The star of the game was a 17-year old boy named Lou Gehrig who hit a grand-slam home run over the right field wall of Cubs Park (now known as Wrigley Field). Gehrigs home run provided the margin of victory as his team defeated the opposition, 12-8. Note that in the report Gehrig was touted ...as the Babe Ruth of high schools o... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:37

$88.00
158978

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH Welcome Home USS MEMPHIS W/ Photos 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132427236

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh welcome home (day of) * USS Memphis enters United States waters * Transatlantic solo airplane flight hero The front page has a very nice banner headline: "LINDBERGH LANDS AT CAPITAL TODAY FOR NATION'S WELCOME; 'GLAD TO BE HOME,' HE SAYS, AS THE MEMPHIS NEARS PORT; MOTHER SHARES HONORS; HE WILL FLY HERE TOMORROW" with several subheads. Much more inside including a full page pictorial. (see) Loads and loads of text, may too much to photograph all. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light even toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:35

$67.00
158976

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Begins w/ German Boycott JEWS Jewish Businessess 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132425627

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1933 * Jewish boycott * Beginning of the Holocaust The front page has a three column headline: "55,000 HERE STAGE PROTEST ON HITLER ATTACKS ON JEWS; NAZIS ORDER A NEW BOYCOTT" with many subheads that include: "Ban Of Jews Spreads" "Hitler's Party Prepares Boycott in Revenge for Atrocity Tales" and much more. Much more on pages 12 & 13 including related photo. Loads of text. Other news, sport 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 ... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:33

$88.00
158975

KING ABDULLAH I of Jordan Old City Jerusalem Mosque ASSASSINATION 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132424814

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1951 * King Abdullah I of Jordan * Al-Aqsa Mosque assassination * Old City of Jerusalem The front page has a two column photo with heading: "Abdullah, Jordan King, Slain By an Arab in Old Jerusalem" Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 3 with 2 more related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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, lib... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:31

$45.00
158941

ARMENIAN GENOCIDE Holocaust Massacre Ottoman Empire Turkey OLD 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131376496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1920 * Armenian Genocide - Holocaust - Massacres * Ottoman Empire - Turkey The top of page 8 has one column headings: "ARMENIA DEATH LOSS HALF OF POPULATION" "100,000 Refugees Fleeing Through Snow in Last Stages of Want" and more. (see) Coverage on the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire. See photos for text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light even toning, irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:33

$57.00
158939

FIRST ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION South Pole Richard E. Byrd Ship BEGINS 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131375183

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, March 18, 1928 * Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd * American aviator & polar explorer * 1st expedition to the Antarctic to begin The front page of this section has a banner headline: "LIFTING THE VEIL FROM THE ANTARCTIC" with banner subhead, 2 related photos and map. (see) Nice for display. Byrd would start his 1st expedition to the Antarctic in August of this year. Complete section 10 only with all 22 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:32

$39.00
158938

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Htis 3 Home Runs HRs in a Row 1929 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391923396866

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, May 5, 1929 * Lou Gehrig - New York Yankees * 3 home runs in a row This sport's section only has one column headings on the front page that include: "3 HOMERS BY GEHRIG HELP YANKS WIN, 11-9" "Gets Trio of Circuit Drives for 2d Time in Career in Victory Over White Sox" "Ruth Connects With No. 3" and more with box scores. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:31

$38.00
158937

(2) SEABISCUIT Wins Riggs Handicap Pimlico HORSE RACING Victory 1937 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391923396135

Shown are 2 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, November 5 & 6, 1937 * Seabiscuit wins Riggs Handicap * Pimlico Race Course * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The Feb. 6th issue has a one column heading on page 20: "Mark Broken by Seabiscuit" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Riggs Handicap at Baltimore, Maryland. You also get the issue of the 5th which was the day of the race. Page 24 has a banner headline: "Seabiscuit Is Nominated by Collyer to Capture Riggs Handicap at Laurel" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 32 and 28 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good c... See More  

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:30

$67.00
158931

RYE COVE VA Virginia Schoolhouse Children TORNADO Disaster 1929 Old Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIES, May 3, 1929 * Rye Cove, Virginia tornado * Schoolhouse disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "25 KILLED, HUNDREDS HURT BY TORNADOES IN 8 STATES; 19 DIE IN VIRGINIA SCHOOL" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the tornado outbreak in Virginia and Maryland in which a school in Rye Cove Va was hit directly during class time. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:22

$45.00
158930

JOHN SCALISE Al 'Scarface' Capone Hitman Chicago Outfit MURDER 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131366178

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1929 * John Scalise assassination * Al Capone hitman * Chicago Outfit Page 28 has one column headings: "Chicago Police Divide On Cause Of 3 Killings" "Rich Liquor and Vice Profits Believed Responsible by One Side--Stege Sticks to Gang War View" First report coverage on the assassination of three members of the Chicago Outfit including hitman John Scalise. wikipedia notes: In the early morning hours of May 8, 1929, the bodies of John Scalise, Albert Anselmi, and Joseph Giunta were discovered on a lonely road near Hammond, Indiana. All three had been severely beaten and shot to death. One of Scalise’s gunshot wounds had torn off the pinky finger of his lef... See More  

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:21

$40.00
158929

ROCKMART GA Polk County Georgia TRAINS Wreck Collision Disaster 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391923388097

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 24, 1926 * Rockmart, Polk County, Georgia * Ponce de Leon & Royal Plam trains * Southern railway collision disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "20 OR MORE KILLED, 65 HURT, AS CRACK FLORIDA TRAINS CRASH HEAD-ON IN GEORGIA" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2 with partial list of casualties. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, generally in nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:19

$40.00
158928

GEORGE GIPP "The Gipper" Notre Dame Irish Football Star DEATH 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131363365

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 15, 1920 * George 'The Gipper' Gipp death * Notre Dame college football star * Coach Knute Rockne fame Page 12 has a small and somewhat discrete one column heading: "GIPP LOSES LONG FIGHT" "Notre Dame Football Star Succumbs After Fourth Relapse" (see) First report coverage of the death of George Gipp, Notre Dame football star. He is famous for Knute Rockne's quote: 'Win one for the Gipper" in his pre-game pep speech. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication even though the discrete report here. Other news of the day including reports on a Jack Dempsey heavyweight boxing title fight which begins on the front page... See More  

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:18

$72.00
158927

1926 KENESAW MOUNTAIN LANDIS Re-Elected Major League Baseball Commissioner NEWS


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 17, 1926 * Kenesaw Mountain Landis * Elected baseball commissioner The front page has one column headings that include: "VOTE $65,000 SALARY TO BASEBALL CZAR" "Leagues Re-elect Landis for 7 More Seasons at Increase of $15,000 a Year" and more. (see) First report coverage on the re-election of Kenesaw Mountain Landis as MLB baseball commissioner. 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, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:17

$42.00
158926

TY COBB & TRIS SPEAKER Named by Kenesaw Mountain Landis SCANDAL 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391923385432

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1926 * Ty Cobb and Tris Speaker baseball scandal ? * Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BASEBALL SCANDAL UP AGAIN,WITH COBB AND SPEAKER NAMED" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:15

$42.00
158925

ANTI-JEWISH RIOTS Pogrom in Britain JEWS re. Sergrants Affair 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131360336

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 6, 1947 * Anti-Jewish riots in Britain (pogrom) * re. The Sergeants affair * Manchester & Liverpool * Anti-semitism The top of the front page has a one column heading: "35 ZIONIST LEADERS DETAINED AS BOMB KILLS 3 CONSTABLES" with subheads. (see) Page 4 has a one column heading: "ANTI-JEWISH ACTS RECUR IN BRITAIN" with subhead and related photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 t... See More  

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Ends December 09, 2017 15:13

$46.00
158920

Best EDDIE CANTOR American Comedian Singer Dancer Actor DEATH 1964 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131342368

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 December 09, 2017 14:50

$68.00
158916

Very Rare MOVIE PROP Hollywood Golden Age Film w/ Clyde Beebe 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131334862

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BLISSVILLE SUN, Blissville, Maryland, (no date) * Very rare movie prop issue We've all seen newspapers used as props in movies, typically with a headline relating to the plot of the movie. Obviously created exclusively for the production of the movie, they are quite rare and seldom come on the collector's market--particular issues from the "golden age of Hollywood". This issue was created as a prop for the movie "The Man Who Returned to Life" done in 1942 (see Wikipedia for more on the motion picture). The bold headline reads: "SLAYER SENTENCED TO DIE ON GALLOWS" which concerns the star character, Clyde Beebe. A four page issue printed on high quality newsprint, water staining to the ... See More  

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Ends December 09, 2017 14:39

$338.00
158915

RMS LUSITANIA SINKING Cunard Line Ocean Liner & LEO FRANK Penalty 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131334102

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW SCIMITAR, Memphis, Tennessee, May 10, 1915 * RMS Lusitania sinking * Cunard Line ocean liner * Leo Frank sentenced to death The front page headline reports on the Lusitania sinking with: "GERMAN ENVOY REGRETS LOSS OF LIFE" "and smaller head: "Think Wilson Will Hold Act Not Excusable". Also at the top of the ftpg. is a one column head: "Leo Frank Is Sentenced to Hang June 22" with related subheads. See the Wikipedia for more on Leo Frank. Complete in 22 pages, small piece from spine margin of front leaf affects some words in the Leo Frank article, otherwise good condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 14:38

$57.00
158909

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Electricity to Live Long Life ? 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391923356714

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1933 * Nikola Tesla's health is terrific * Father of Radio Physics & more One column headlines on page 19 include: "DR. TESLA, AT 77, SELDOM SLEEPS" "Inventor Says His Health and Mind Are Better Than Ever--Expects to Live Beyond 140" "Working On A New Steel" and more. A nice item on the noted Nikola Tesla, considered the father of radio (see Wikipedia). Complete in 38 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant only for institutional use. Nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2017 14:26

$52.00
158903

Best UFO Extraterrestrial TRAVIS WALTON Alien Abduction 1975 Show Low Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391923333815

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WHITE MOUNTAIN INDEPENDENT, Show Low, Arizona, Nov. 14, 1975 A truly fascinating newspaper and very rare as this is essentially the "hometown newspaper" of perhaps the most famous alien abduction case in American history. This small town, weekly newspaper published just 38 miles from the abduction site involving Travis Walton, who lived in nearby Snowflake, Arizona. The hyperlink has considerable detail on the abduction details of Walton, which are summarized in this newspaper as well. The front page includes a photo of Walton with the caption beginning: "UFO Passenger?..." as well as a sketch of: "The UFO that allegedly took Travis Walton of Snowflake into space...", corroborated by eye-witnesses... See More  

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Ends December 09, 2017 13:46

$2,500.00
158902

ADOLPH HITLER Germany Annexes Sudetenland & Chamberlain Speech 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131237876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 1, 1938 * Chamberlain's "it is peace for our time"... * German annexation of Sudetenland begins * Czechoslovakia * Nazis - Adolph Hitler The day prior British Prime Minster Neville Chamberlain gave a speech concerning the Munich Agreement and the Anglo-German Declaration and assured the British people that: "...it is peace for our time". (see text) The front page has a five column headline: "BRITAIN AND GERMANY MAKE ANTI-WAR PACT; HITLER GETS LESS THAN HIS SUDETEN DEMANDS; POLISH ULTIMATUM THREATENS ACTION TODAY" with subheads. (see) Reporting continues inside with three related photos. The phrase is primarily remembered for its ironic value: less than a year a... See More  

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Ends December 09, 2017 12:56

$39.00
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