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165940

O. O. MCINTYRE "New York Day by Day" Columnist DEATH 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372402341546

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 15, 1938 * O. O. McIntyre death (1st report) * "New York Day by Day" columnist The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "O.O. M'INTYRE DEAD; COLUMNIST WAS 54" 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 very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Oscar Odd McIntyre was a New York newspaper columnist of the 1920s and 1930s, who used the byline O. O. McIntyre. His writings cleverly combined a small town point of view with urban sophistication. The Washington Post on... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2018 15:34

$44.00
165908

JEWISH State of Palestine Creation JEWS Judaica vs. ARABS w/ Map 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401169271

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., May 20, 1948 * Judaica interest: creation of the Jewish state of Palestine The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Artillery Barrage By Arabs Sets Fires In Jerusalem" with subhead, related map and more. A nice, early report on the creation of the Jewish state of Palestine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:14

$57.00
165907

CHAIM WEIZMANN 1st Provisonal President STATE OF ISRAEL Zionist 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401168676

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, May 17, 1948 * Chaim Weizmann becomes 1st President of Israel * A very significant Judaica item The front page has a one column heading: "WEIZMANN NAMED HEAD OF COUNCIL" with subhead: "Becomes Provisional Head of New State of Israel Proclaimed in Palestine" (see) First report coverage on Chaim Azriel Weizmann becoming the first president of the State of Israel. Other news of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning and a little wear a the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:13

$52.00
165906

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392101918214

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977 * The death of Elvis Presley * Great issue from his hometown * Considerable details and photos This 50 page issue has nice headlines which include: "A Lonely Life Ends on Elvis Presley Boulevard" and other related subheads, and includes front page photos of "Elvis last year" and "Elvis in the beginning." The inside has: "The Beginnings of a King", "The King Will Live Forever As Legend of Rock 'n Roll", and "Elvis Dies Quickly at Graceland After Suffering Heart Failure", along with a full page of photos headed: "The Life of a True Legend as Seen Through a Lens." Terrific to have this first report from the city where he died. Bit of minor ... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:13

$38.00
165904

Best ROCKY Film Movie Opening Weekend ADVERTISEMENT 1976 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372401165235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 3, 1976 * Best "Rocky" advertisement * Opening weekend movie premiere * American sports drama film * Sylvester Stallone - Rocky Balboa A terrific issue on the weekend premiere of the motion picture hit "Rocky" 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 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! Page 21 of section VI has a n... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2018 15:11

$67.00
165869

2 MATHER Greene County Pennsylvania Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1928 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397974368

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, May 21 & 22, 1928 * Mather, Greene County, Pennsylvania * Coal mine explosion disaster The May 21st issue has a one column heading on the front page: "Give Up Hope for 159 in Mine Blast; 39 Bodies Found" (see) The May 22nd issue has a two column heading also on the front page: "Man Alive Amid Bodies of Mine Blast Victims Saved; Death Toll 67, Missing 130" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the coal mine 'firedamp' explosion that killed 195 men at Mather, Pennsylvania. Each issue is complete with 16 pages each, a few small binding holes along the spines, generally in nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:28

$40.00
165867

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Battlefield Eternal Flame 75th Anniversary 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099292764

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1938 * Battle of Gettysburg 75th anniversary * Eternal flame lite (1st report) * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR The front page has a three column headline: "ROOSEVELT 'WINNING' BATTLE 'FUNDAMENTAL AS LINCOLN'S'; 150,000 ON GETTYSBURG FIELD" with subheads that include: "Peace Flame Is Lighted" and more with text of President Roosevelt's speech. First report coverage continues on page 3 with related photos. (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 28 pages, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & s... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:22

$52.00
165866

BABE RUTH & New York Yankees Opening Day Baseball Game HR PHOTO 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099292087

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1932 * New York Yankees opening day game * Babe Ruth's famous HR swing photo * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 13) has a banner headline: "Ruth and Byrd Hit Two Homers Apiece as Yanks Defeat Athletics in Opener" with subheads, box scores and 2 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth's famous swing of the bat. This was the opening day game for the 1932 baseball season. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given ... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:21

$62.00
165865

Very FIRST 1ST New York Times "DAILY" CROSSWORD PUZZLE Game 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397965272

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 11, 1950 * First ever New York Times "Daily" crossword puzzle Although today the presence of a crossword puzzle in this daily newspaper is more than commonplace, it was in this edition that the first daily puzzle appeared. The New York Times originally considered crossword puzzles frivolous, "a primitive form of mental exercise" but eventually published its first puzzle in its Sunday edition of Feb. 15, 1942 becoming a daily feature on this date of Sept. 11, 1950. Also of interest is a sports page headline: "DiMaggio Wallops 3 Homers as Yankees Route Senators...". Complete in 46 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:21

$162.00
165864

TOM RICKETTS Hollywood Film Movie Industry Pioneer DEATH 1939 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099290326

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 21, 1939 * Tom Ricketts death (1st report) * Stage & film actor and director * Hollywood movie industry pioneer The top of page 32 has a one column heading: "THOMAS RICKETTS, PIONEER OF MOVIES" 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. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Thomas B. Ricketts (January 15, 1853 – January 19, 1939) was a London-born American stage and film actor and director who was a pioneer in the film industry. He portrayed Ebenezer Scrooge in the firs... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:19

$38.00
165862

ALVARO OBREGON Mexican General President of Mexico ASSASSINATION 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397962973

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1928 * Alvaro Obregon assassination * Mexican Revolution general * President of Mexico The top of the front page has a four column headline: "PRESIDENT-ELECT OBREGON ASSASSINATED AT LUNCHEON CELEBRATING HIS ELECTION; MEXICO CITY IS SWEPT BY GRIEF AND RAGE" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of General Alvaro Obregon, president of Mexico. Much more on pages 2 & 3 with two more photos. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:18

$42.00
165860

USS CYCLOPS (AC-4) U.S. Navy Bermuda Triangle Sinking Mystery 1918 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397933816

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1918 * USS Cyclops (AC-4) mystery sinking * United States Navy collier * Famous Bermuda Triangle victim The front page has a banner headline: "U. S. NAVAL COLLIER CYCLOPS MISSING; MAY BE RAIDER VICTIM" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 4 with a list of the passengers. This ship became one of the more famous Bermuda Triangle mysteries which still hasn't been solved to this day. The loss was put at 306 crew and passengers. The ship was actually lost about a month earlier but this is when it was first made public. Other news of the day. Twenty-two pages, a little margin wear with minimal unrelated text loss, generally good.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:03

$47.00
165858

BARCELONA SPAIN Captured by Francisco Franco Nationalist Army 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397932381

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1939 * Francisco Franco captures Barcelona, Spain * Catalonia Offensive - Nationalist Army The top of the front page has a four column headline: "REBELS IN BARCELONA WITHOUT A FIGHT; HAILED IN STREETS; DISTRIBUTE FOOD" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 2 & 3 with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:01

$40.00
165857

OL' RIP THE HORNED TOAD Eastland TX Texas Courthouse STILL ALIVE! 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397932143

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 20, 1928 * Ol' Rip the Horned Toad still alive - lizard * Eastland, Texas Courthouse - entombed animal The top of the front page has a small one column heading within inset: "Toad Alive After 31 Years Sealed in Texas Cornerstone" (see) First report coverage on the famous toad being discovered still alive in the cornerstone of the courthouse in Eastland, Texas after 31 years entombed there. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Ol' Rip (died January 19, 1929) was a horned lizard (commonly referred to as... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:01

$45.00
165856

OXFORD MS Lafayette County Mississippi NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099282558

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1935. * Ellwood Higginbotham Negro lynching * Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi Page 21 has small one column headings: "MOB LYNCHES NEGRO" "Mississippi Prisoner Seized as Jury Debates Murder Case" First report coverage on the lynching of Ellwood Higginbotham at Oxford, Mississippi. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:01

$40.00
165855

NEWNAN GA Georgia NEGRO Lynching ELIJAH STRICKLAND Hanging 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397931682

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SEMI-WEEKLY GAZETTE AND BULLETIN, Williamsport, Penn., April 25, 1899 * Newnan, Georgia * Elijah Strickland lynching * Alfred Cranford murder The top of the front page has a one column heading: "STRICKLAND LYNCHED BY THE GEORGIA MOB" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the severe lynching of Negro preacher, Elijah Strickland, at Newnan, Georgia. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:00

$47.00
165854

GRAND DUKE KIRILL VLADIMIROVICH OF RUSSIA House of Romanov Death 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372397931386

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1938 * Grand Duke Kirill (Cyril) Vladimirovich of Russia The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "GRAND DUKE CYRIL DIES IN PARIS EXILE" 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 44 pages, rad edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2018 14:00

$44.00
165837

The Great STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH OF 1929 in a New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392098421162

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 28, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 * During the heart of the crash * Best title to be had ? The stock market crash of 1929 did much to define America for the next decade, resulting in the Great Depression and all the trauma relating to it. It seemed common for many newspapers to put a positive spin on the on-going tragedy, so front page reports often conflicted with the reality of the time. Given that the stock exchange is in New York City, the "Times" remains one of the most desired of all newspapers on the crash. The front page has one column heads: "WALL STREET HUMS ON THE DAY OF REST TO CATCH UP ON WORK" "Hustling Messengers, Scores of Automobiles and Bus... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2018 14:16

$268.00
165836

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Al Capone Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392098420939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 15, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1st report) * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al 'Scarface' Capone The top of the front page has a three line, two column headline announcing one of the more infamous events of the gangster era: "7 CHICAGO GANGSTERS SLAIN BY FIRING SQUAD OF RIVALS, SOME IN POLICE UNIFORMS". Subheads include: "Victims Lined Up In Row" "Hands Up, Faces to Wall of Garage Rendezvous, They Are Mowed Down" "All Took It For A Raid" "Four Machine Gun Executioners, Wearing Badges, Made Swift Escape in Automobile" "Moran's Staff Wiped Out" and more. The report carries over to page 2 offering much detail of the event. This is one of the most infamous... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2018 14:15

$655.00
165835

Early BABE RUTH Home Run Record w/ Red Sox BLACK SOX Scandal Set 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392098420721

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1919 * Early Babe Ruth home run record w/ Boston Red Sox * White Sox win pennant - World Series scandal set A doubly notable issue in the world of baseball, as the top of the sports page (pg. 10) reports: "White Sox Nail American League Pennant And Quality To Meet Reds In World's Series", setting the stage for the infamous "Black Sox" World Series in which members of the Chicago team would be charged with conspiring to throw the games. The report includes lengthy text on their pennant-winning season, plus a summary of the game and the box score under smaller heads: "Jackson's Hit Settles Game" "Scores Seibold with Run That Gives White Sox Victory Over B... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2018 14:15

$200.00
165826

NEW YORK YANKEES Win World Series Gm 1 Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392098417105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 29, 1932 * 1932 New York Yankees win game 1 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig on team * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page begins with column heads: "YANKEES ROUT CUBS BY 12 TO 6 AS AS 42,000 SEE SERIES OPENER" "Homer by Gehrig, Scoring Ruth, High Lights in Attack That Stops Chicago at Stadium" "Dickey Gets Timely Hit" and more (see). The article takes the full column & carries over to the sports section where is a banner headline; "42,000 See Yankees Topple Cubs, 12-6, As World's Series Starts in Stadium" with a subhead: "Ruth Achieves Aim; Starts 10th Series" and much more. Included are 3 photos, one captioned; "Gehrig Scoring on His Homer in the Fourth. Rut... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2018 14:07

$44.00
165825

THUNDERBOLT George Eyston's Land Speed Race Car Record PHOTO 1937 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372396769385

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, November 7, 1937 * Captain George Edward Thomas Eyston * Land speed record holder * Thunderbolt (car) photo Page 3 has a photo of George Eyston's "Thunderbolt" speed car which surpassed Sir Malcolm Campbell's record earlier in the week. Includes a photo of Eyston and some text as well. (see) Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure photo section only with all 16 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 08, 2018 14:07

$37.00
165804

BATTLE OF THE JAVA SEA Japanese Imperial Navy Victory1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392097738981

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 15, 1942 * Battle of the Java Sea - naval * World War II Pacific Campaign * Imperial Japanese Navy victory The top of the front page has a five column headline: "TWELVE WARSHIPS LOST BY ALLIES IN JAVA SEA, 5 OF THEM CRUISERS; JAPAN LOSES 7 DAMAGED OR SUNK" with subheads and related map. Lengthy coverage continues on page 3 with a few related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 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 & in... See More  

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Ends September 07, 2018 15:49

$57.00
165794

VODER Bell Labs Electronic Voice Synthesizer Speech INVENTION 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392097735396

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 6, 1939 * Early Voder invention * Bell Labs - Homer Dudley * Speech synthesis machine Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Machine That Talks and Sings Has Tryout; Electrical Voder Will Speak at Fair Here" (see) First report coverage continues inside with related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 07, 2018 15:42

$38.00
165793

FRANK TENNEY JOHNSON DEATH American Frontier West Painter DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392097735202

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 2, 1939 * Frank Tenney Johnson death - painter * Old American West - cowboys - frontier The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "FRANK T. JOHNSON, A NOTED PAINTER" 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. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 07, 2018 15:42

$38.00
165791

1ST BREATHALYZER Blood Alcohol Content "Drunkometer" Balloon Test 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372395735103

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1939 * 1st breathalyzer is tested * "Drunkometer" - rubber balloon * Blood alcohol content (BAC) The top of page 17 has a two column heading: "Motorists Breathe Into Balloons In Test of New 'Drunk-O-Meter'" with subhead. (see) A very early version of the breathalyzer text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 07, 2018 15:41

$38.00
165755

Best STEVE McQUEEN Hollywood Film Actor DEATH 1980 L.A. Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372394471942

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 8, 1980 * Steve McQueen death * American film actor * "The King of Cool" * Best title to be had ? The front page has a two column heading: "Actor Steve McQueen Dies in Juarez Hospital" with subhead and small photo. More on pages 28 & 29. Nice to have from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 36 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2018 14:47

$130.00
165752

THOMAS MOONEY Predaredness Day Bombing Socialist Activist PARDON 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392096950646

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 8, 1939 * Thomas Mooney pardoned * re. Preparedness day bombing * Socialist activist - labor leader The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MOONEY PARDONED; TO 'DEDICATE LIFE TO COMMON GOOD'" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with two related photos. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2018 14:44

$38.00
165750

THE GREAT DEPRESSION Severe Economic Gloom Christmas w/ Prints 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372394462250

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, December 25, 1938 * The Great Depression * Several case examples * Christmas time The front page of this section has a banner headline: "ON CHRISTMAS, REMEMBER THE NEEDIEST" with related illustration. Lengthy text with many cases continues on page 2 with 2 more related prints. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 14 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2018 14:40

$34.00
165749

KAREL CAPEK Czech Science Fiction Writer Playwright & more DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372394461589

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 26, 1938 * Karel Capek death (1st report) * Czech science Fiction writer * "War with the Newts" fame The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "KAREL CAPEK DIES; CZECH WRITER" 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 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2018 14:40

$38.00
165722

JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES Macroeconomics Economist & Mae Busch DEATHS 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372393293666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1946 * John Maynard Keynes death * Macroeconomics in governments * Australian actress Mae Busch death * Laurel and Hardy fame The front page has a one column heading: "LORD KEYNES DIES OF HEART ATTACK" with subhead. (see) Coverage continues in page 21 with photo. Also on page 21 is a one column heading: "MAE BUSCH, KNOWN ON SCREEN, STAGE" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:51

$42.00
165721

Very Early COMPUTER Differential Analyser Invented Vannevar Bush 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392096274129

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 21, 1927 * Differential analyser invention * Prelude to the modern computer * Vannevar Bush & Harold Locke Hazen * Massachusetts Institute of Technology The top of the front page has a two column heading: "'Thinking Machine' Does Higher Mathematics; Solves Equations That Take Humans Months" (see) This was the differential analyser which was a very early version of a analogue computer. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, toning along the central fold (see), a few small binding holes along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:50

$45.00
165720

THOMAS WOLFE American Novelist Writer from Asheville NC DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392096273905

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 16, 1938 * Thomas Wolfe's Death (1st report) * American Novelist - Asheville NC the top of page 21 has a one column heading: "THOMAS C. WOLFE, NOVELIST, 37, 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. a little light creasing on the front page, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:50

$42.00
165719

F. DONALD COSTER Phillip Musica Italian Swindler SUICIDE Death 1938 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372393292336

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 17, 1938 * Phillip Musica - F. Donald Coster * Italian swindler suicide death in NYC * McKesson & Robbins scandal of 1938 The top of the front page has a three column headline: "COSTER ENDS LIFE BY BULLET; 3 CHIEF AIDES ARE UNMASKED AS HIS BROTHERS AND JAILED" with many subheads. Much more on pages 2 & 3 with a few related photos. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Philip Mariano Fausto Musica (1877 – December 16, 1938), also known as F. Donald Coster, was an Italian swindler whose criminal career spanned parts of three decades. His various crimes in... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:49

$40.00
165718

YEAR IN SPORTS for 1938 Seabiscuit LOU GEHRIG Joe Louis & More 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392096273563

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, Dec. 25, 1938 * The year in sports for the year of 1938 w/ photos * Seabiscuit - Joe Louis - Lou Gehrig & much more This section is filled with the top sport's stories of the year with banner headlines, photos, and loads of text. Too much to mention here. Complete sport's section only with all 10mpages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:49

$34.00
165717

THE LITTLE HOUSE Welsh Cottage at Royal Lodge Windsor Given PHOTO 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392096273445

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1933 * The Little House at Royal Lodge - Windsor * Miniature Welsh cottage given to Princess Elizabeth Page 21 has a three column photo with heading: "A British Princess In A Fairyland Of Her Own" and brief text underneath. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:48

$38.00
165711

Best KING GEORGE VI Death & QUEEN ELIZABETH II Reigns as Monarch 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392096271660

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, London, England, Feb. 7, 1952 * King George VI death * Queen Elizabeth II reigns * Best title to be had The banner headline announces: "DEATH OF KING GEORGE VI" with various related subheads and a nice photo captioned: "A recent portrait of his Majesty King George VI" with much related text. At the very top is: "8 Page Memorial Supplement". Great to have this report in a London newspaper. Complete in 8 pages, minor margin & fold wear, a few margin tears, generally nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:44

$55.00
165708

JACK JOHNSON Boxer Arrested Lucille Cameron White Girl Mann Act 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392096270814

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, NY, Oct. 18, 1912 * Jack Johnson - World Heavyweight Champ * 1st Black American to hold title (1910) * Racially motivated arrest for allegedly violating the Mann Act Page 5 has: "JACK JOHNSON WATCHED," with related article which tells of his arrested for allegedly violating the Mann Act due to his supposed "influence" over Lucile Cameron - who would later become his wife. The telling subheads include: "Police Take White Girl, Once Cashier in His Cafe," "HER MOTHER'S PLEA VAIN," and "Negro Fighter's Influence Over Lucile Cameron Overcomes Parent's Prayer." Much text to follow, including excerpts from her mother's plea. History would show the arrest to have been racially ... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:41

$135.00
165694

JOSPEH STALIN DEATH Soviet Union Premier MOSCOW KREMLIN Russia 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372392977030

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, March 6, 1953 * Joseph Stalin death * Premier of the Soviet Union * 1950's era original The front page features a nice banner headline: "STALIN IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) Complete 1st section only with pages 1-32, light toning and a little wear at the central fold, minor margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends September 05, 2018 09:41

$50.00
165678

ROSH HASHANAH Jewish New Year Begins w/ FDR Greeting Jews Judaica 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372390257460

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 26, 1938 * Rosh Hashanah - Jewish New Year begins * Jews - Judaica - Judaism holiday * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR The back page has a one column heading: "PRESIDENT GREETS JEWS ON NEW YEAR" with subheads that include: "HOPE VOICED IN SERMONS" and more. (see) The Jews in certain parts of Europe were being persecuted during this time in history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:55

$37.00
165677

Yorkshire & England CRICKETER Martin Hawke, 7th Baron Hawke DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392094480961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1938 * Martin Hawke, 7th Baron Hawke death (1st report) * English amateur cricketer - Yorkshire and England The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "LORD HAWKE DEAD; LEADER IN CRICKET" 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 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:55

$37.00
165675

MENACHEM BEGIN Israel Irgun Zvai Leumi re. Bernadotte Truce Plan 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392094480065

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1948 * Menachem Begin photo * "The Bernadotte Truce Plan * Israel War of Independence Page 7 has one column headings: "IRGUN HEAD SCORES BERNADOTTE PLAN" with subhead: "Begin Dennounces It as Child of British Intrique and Calls for Complete Rejection" and a one column photo of a young Menachem Begin. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, light toning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:53

$40.00
165671

3.2 BEER House Votes Franklin D. Roosevelt PROHIBITION ENDING 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372390255426

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, March 15, 1933 * 3.2 per cent beer voted on * Franklin D. Roosevelt * Prohibition ending The front page has a three column headline: "BEER BILL IS RUSHED THROUGH HOUSE BY VOTE OF 316 TO 97". Coverage on the impending end of prohibition in America. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, minor margin wear, otherwise good condition.

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:51

$38.00
165670

Great AMOS 'N' ANDY 1st Movie Film Opening Day Advertismeent 1930 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372390255205

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1930 * Amos 'n' Andy first movie - film * "Check and Double Check" advertisement * Charles Correll and Freeman Gosden Page 17 consists of a full page illustrated opening day advertisement for Amos 'n' Andy's first featured film, "Check and Double Check" This ad is in black and white and measures 21 x 17 inches. (see) News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 individual... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:51

$48.00
165669

DEATH RAY - BEAM Invented ? for Military Use by Guglielmo Marconi 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392094478315

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 18, 1935 * Guglielmo Marconi - Italian inventor * Death Ray - beam invention ? The top of page 17 has a two column heading: "Marconi Ready to Take Micro-Wave to War; Said to Have Tested Halting Planes in Air" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:50

$38.00
165668

STARFISH PRIME Thermonuclear Hydrogen BOMB Space Explosion Text 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372390254800

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., July 10, 1962 * Starfish Prime high-altitude nuclear test * Thor rocket - W49 thermonuclear warhead * Hydrogen bomb explosion in space The front page has a six column headline announcing: "Pacific 'A' Test Wows 'Em" with caption. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:50

$42.00
165667

Tomb of GENGHIS KHAN Mongolian Empire Leader Gobi Desert FOUND ? 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392094478028

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1927 * Genghis Khan's tomb found ? * Founder of Mongol Empire * Mongolian - Gobi Desert Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Tomb of Genghis Khan Found in Gobi Desert; Llamas Guarded the Secret for 700 Years" (see) Must be a false report as the tomb still hasn't been found to this day. A nice curiosity as such. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:50

$45.00
165666

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Receives Plaque at Stadium PHOTO 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392094477525

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1931 * Babe Ruth receives plague at stadium * New York Yankees - Yanks * Baseball Writer's Association The sport's section (page 22) has a two column photo showing Babe Ruth receiving a plaque from Dan Daniel for his contribution to the game of baseball. (see) Also coverage of the game played that day with box scores. Probably only found in New York City publications. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost,... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:49

$38.00
165665

MONTREAL CANADIANS Wins Ice Hockey Stanley Cup TITLE Champions 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392094477229

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 4, 1930 * Montreal Canadians - NHL Hockey * Wins Stanley Cup title The sport's section (page 28) has a banner headline: "Canadians Beat Boston, 4 to 3, and Win World's Hockey Title and Stanley Cup" with subheads, lineups and photo of Howie Morenz. (see) 1st report coverage on the Montreal Canadians winning the 1929-30 Stanley Cup by defeating the Boston Bruins. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Be the envy of your fellow Montreal fan buddies with this original issue from the early days of hockey. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 52 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:48

$59.00
165664

DUST BOWL Agriculture Drought Great Depression RELIEF Program ? 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392094477087

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 8, 1936 * Dust Bowl - agriculture drought - heat wave * President Franklin D. Roosevelt relief on the way ? The top of the front page has a three column headline: "RELIEF TO 134,000 FAMILIES PLANNED FOR DROUGHT AREA; ROOSEVELT TO VISIT REGION" with subheads. (see) Loads of text continues inside with related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:48

$42.00
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