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164419

CHAUNCEY OLCOTT Irish-American Actor Songwriter Singer DEATH 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060321939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 19, 1932 * Chauncey Olcott death * Actor, songwriter & singer Page 15 has a one column heading: "CHAUNCEY OLCOTT, BALLARD SINGER, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Chauncey Olcott, Irish-American stage actor, songwriter and singer.I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, Light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:24

$42.00
164418

HAGIA SOPHIA Christian Mosaics Discovery Thomas Whittemore 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060321655

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 20, 1933 * Hagia Sophia Mosque * Thomas Whittemore * Christian mosaics discovery The top of page has a one column heading: "AMERICAN REVEALS SANTA SOPHIA'S ART" with subheads and related photo (fuzzy). (see) Coverage on Thomas Whittemore uncovering christian mosaics inside the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. Other news, sports and advertisement 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the ... See More  

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:23

$38.00
164417

Dictator ADOLPH HITLER Was Jewish ? Descended from Jews Descent 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060321190

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1933 * Adolph Hitler was of Jewish descent... The top of page 7 has a very intriguing article with column heads: "HITLER TIE SEEN WITH CZECH JEWS" "Organ of Austrian Heimwehr Reports Direct Descent on His Mother's Side" " 'Forebears' Of Same Name" "Woman Who Left Czechoslovakia for Austria Declared a Sister of Chancellor's Grandmother". The article goes on to include: "...claiming proof that Herr Hitler was directly descended on his mother's side from a Jewish family of that name in Czechoslovakia..." with much more. Complete in 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on extremely high quality newsprint for institutional use. Very nice condition.

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:22

$62.00
164415

JAMES HENRY BREASTED Archaeologist Oriental Institute Patron DEATH1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060320319

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1935 * James Henry Breasted death * Archaeologist - Egyptologist * University of Chicago professor * Oriental Institute founder The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "DR. BREASTED DIES; NOTED ORIENTALIST" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage on the death of James Henry Breasted, American archaeologist, Egyptologist and historian. Other news, sports and 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, libr... See More  

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:19

$37.00
164414

ROBERT SHAW Quint Jaws Movie Film Fame British Actor DEATH 1978 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372328183610

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 29, 1978 * Robert Shaw death (1st report) * British actor - playwright * Jaws movie fame - Quint The top of page 5 has a three column heading: "Robert Shaw, 51, Hunter of 'Jaws,' Dies" with photo. (see) Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 20 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:18

$77.00
164413

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH St. Louis Missouri Hometown WELCOME 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372328183262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh welcome home (St. Louis) * Transatlantic solo airplane flight hero The top of the front page has a three column headline: "LINDBERGH FLIES TO ST. LOUIS WELCOME; SIRENS AND CHEERS GREET TIRED FLIER; ARMY PLANS NON-STOP FLIGHT TO HAWAII" with subheads. (see) Lengthy reporting continues on pages 2 & 3 with a few related photos. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 36 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:18

$44.00
164412

Explorer RICHARD E. BYRD Transatlantic Airplane Flight CRASH 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060319441

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1927 * Richard Evelyn Byrd crash landing * Transatlantic flight - photo The front page has a nice banner headline: "BYRD DROPS IN SEA 120 MILES FROM PARIS; AVIATORS SAFE; PLANE REPORTED SMASHED; LOST IN FOG ALL NIGHT; 43 HOURS IN THE AIR" with many subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:17

$45.00
164383

LEWIS YELLAND ANDREWS Galilee Commissioner Nazareth Israel KILLED 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326986446

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 27, 1937 * Lewis Yelland Andrews assassination * Killed by Arab at Nazareth, Israel The top of the front page has a two column heading: "British Chief in Galilee Killed By Arabs Near Nazareth Church" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of Lewis Yelland Andrews, British District Commissioner for the Gaillee during the British Mandate for Palestine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2018 15:21

$37.00
164382

AMELIA EARHART Airplane LOST over Pacific Ocean EULOGY Death 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326985728

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1937. * Amelia Earhart memorial (death) * Lost over the Pacific Ocean The top of page 5 has a three column photo with heading: "Honoring The Memory Of A Famous Aviatrix" Also a one column heading: "TRIBUTES ARE PAID TO AMELIA EARHART" with subheads. (see) Was this her official funeral after being lost over the Pacific Ocean in early July of the same year ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2018 15:20

$40.00
164381

BAY OF PIGS INVASION Day of Fidel Castro Rebels CUBAN (Phony War) 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326984886

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, April 18, 1961 * Bay of Pigs invasion (Phony war) * Fidel Castro - Havana, Cuba The top of the front page has a five column headline: "red Intervention Threatens; Cuban Invader Seize Airfield" with subheads. (see) Complete with 6 pages, small tape mend within masthead, a few small binding holes along spine, generally nice..

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Ends July 06, 2018 15:19

$44.00
164379

SELMA to MONTGOMERY AL Alabama Martin Lurther King Negroes MARCH 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326979272

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, March 26, 1965 * Selma to Montgomery AL Alabama * Martin Luther King Jr. * Viola Liuzzo murder The front page has a four column headline: "Four Klansmen Are Jailed In Alabama Rights Slaying" with subhead and related photo. (see) This was the 3rd and final try which ended in success. Complete with six pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2018 15:16

$46.00
164376

ROY ORBISON Singer Songwriter "The Caruso of Rock" Big O DEATH 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326970198

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 8, 1988 * Roy Orbison death (1st report) * American singer-songwriter * "The Caruso of Rock" "The Big O" Page 3 has a three column heading: "Rock 'n' Roll's Roy Orbison Dies" with photo. (see) Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-40. Nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2018 15:11

$66.00
164375

THUNDERBOLT George Eyston's Land Speed Race Car Record Breaker 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392059701111

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 20, 1937 * Captain George Edward Thomas Eyston * Land speed record breaker * Thunderbolt (car) Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Eyston Sets Auto Record at 311.42 M. P. H., Breaking Campbell Mark on Utah Salt Flats" (see) First report coverage on George Eyston's "Thunderbolt" speed car surpassing Sir Malcolm Campbell's record. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure photo section only with all 16 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 06, 2018 15:10

$37.00
164373

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Gangster Mob Boss STABBED Alcatraz Prison 1936 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392059698701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 24, 1936 * Al 'Scarface' Capone * Alcatraz Island prison The back page has one column headlines: "CAPONE IS STABBED BY ALCATRAZ FELON" "Fellow Convict Plunges Scissors Into Ex-Gangster in Prison Barber Shop" "Latter Fells Assailant" "Attack Is Laid to Hatred of the Inmates for Chicagoan, Who Is Termed 'a Rat'" with photo of Capone. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC paper. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Forty eight pages, 2 cutouts on two unrelated inside pages, light toning at the margins, otherwise nice.

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Ends July 06, 2018 15:07

$40.00
164371

ALEC GUINNESS "Star Wars" Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Actor DEATH 2000 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392059693209

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 7, 2000 * Alec Guinness death (1st report) * English stage - movie - film actor * "Stars Wars" Obi-Wan Kenobi fame * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page has a boxed section headed: "Alec Guinness, 1914 - 2000" with 3 photos of him (one from Star Wars). A column is headed: "Renowned Actor Alex Guinness Dies at 86" with the report carrying over to page 8 taking up half the page with 4 more photos. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete with all sections present, great condition.

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Ends July 06, 2018 14:56

$67.00
164370

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Craig Wood Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326957224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1941 * Craig Wood wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia * World War II - WWII era The sport's section (page 21) has a banner headline: "Wood Triumphs With Strong Finish in Masters' Golf Tournament at Augusta" with subheads, photo and scores. First report coverage on Craig Wood winning the 1941 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowi... See More  

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Ends July 06, 2018 14:55

$52.00
164368

Best THE PRINCRESS BRIDE Movie Opening Day AD Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326954900

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 25, 1987 * Best "The Princess Bride" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Romantic fantasy adventure comedy-drama film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Princess Bride" 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... See More  

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Ends July 06, 2018 14:49

$72.00
164367

GEORGE EASTMAN Kodak Camera Color Film Home Movies Demonstration 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326950838

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 31, 1928 * George Eastman - Kodak camera fame * Color home film movies demonstration The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HOME MOVIES IN COLORS, LONG AN EASTMAN DREAM, ARE SHOWN O NOTABLES" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with 3 related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, some spine wear, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: On July 30, 1928, George Eastman gave a demonstration of color film for home movies to a group of scientists in Rochester, New York.

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Ends July 06, 2018 14:41

$44.00
161939

RED GRANGE Illinois Running Back in Last COLLEGE FOOTBALL Game in 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391994735534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: OMAHA SUNDAY NEWS, Nebraska, sport's section only, November 22, 1925 * Red Grange - Galloping Ghost * Illinois Fighting Illini - College football * Chicago Bears - NFL The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "'Red' Grange Ends College Career in Blaze of Glory" with subheads and nice photo Grange holding his famed #77 jersey. First report coverage on the famous Illinois running back playing in his last college football game vs. Ohio State. He would then sign with the Chicago Bears shortly afterward. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning & minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 04, 2018 12:10

$77.00
164322

MENOW Thoroughbred Racehorse Racing Wins Belmont Futurity Stakes 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372322160815

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, Oct. 3, 1937 * Menow - American thoroughbred racehorse * Wins Belmont Futurity Stakes - Elmont NY The front page of this section has a banner headline: "MENOW WINS $76,000 FUTURITY IN WORLD RECORD TIME" with subheads and related photo. First report coverage continues on page 10 with another photo. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:23

$33.00
164321

WALTER HAGEN Wins St. Louis Open GOLF Tournamant PGA w/ Photo 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372322157791

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1932 * Golfer Walter Hagen * St. Louis Open win The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline: "Last Round Score of 65, Six Under Par, Gives Hagen Victory in Open Tourney" with subheads, photos a stats. First report coverage on golfing great Walter Hagen winning the St. Louis Open golf tournament. Other news, sports and advertisement 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the prima... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:22

$38.00
164320

AXIS DICTATORS Benito Mussolini & Adolph Hitler Meet w/ PHOTOS 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392056323727

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 26, 1937 * Benito Mussolini - Italy dictator * Visits Adolph Hitler in Munich The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HITLER WELCOMES MUSSOLINI WARMLY; THEY BEGIN TALKS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with 2 related photos. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:20

$38.00
164293

FIORELLO HENRY LA GUARDIA Re-Elected NYC Mayor in 1933 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321787550

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 3, 1937 * Fiorello Henry La Guardia * Re-elected mayor of NYC * Best title to be had ? The front page has a nice banner headline: "LAGUARDIA IS RE-ELECTED BY 454,425" with subheads and photo of La Guardia. Nice for display. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 07:43

$47.00
164292

PENN STATE Nittany Lions College Football Game vs. Penn Quakers 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321787353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, November 7, 1937 * Penn State Nittany Lions * NCAA college football games Page 2 of this section has a banner headline: "48,000 See Penn State Strike Through Air to Conquer Penn in Annual Game" with subheads, stats and lineups (see) Many other college football games reported as well throughout . Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 07:42

$32.00
164291

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321787147

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 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 July 01, 2018 07:42

$33.00
164290

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE College Football & Notre Dame-Army Rivalry 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321786936

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only. November 14, 1937 * Alabama Crimson Tide * NCAA college football * Notre Dame fighting Irish Page 6 of this section has a three column headline that reads: "Alabama Close to Title" with subheads that include: "Late Drive Wins For Alabama, 7-0", "Kilgrow's Short Pass to Warren in Final Period Beats Georgia Tech" and more with lineups. Alabama would go on to win the SEC that year. Many other college football game coverage including the famed Notre Dame-Army rivalry of that era. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 07:41

$38.00
164286

SIAMESE REVOLUTION coup d'état Thailand Asia Constitution Monarchy1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321194785

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1932 * Siamese revolution - coup d'état * Kingdom of Thailand - Asia * Absolute to a constitutional monarchy The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SIAM'S ARMY ENDS ABSOLUTE MONARCHY; KING ACCEPTS CURBS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 3 with two 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 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:52

$47.00
164285

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extinction of Jews Jewry Joachim Prinz FORECAST 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392055650076

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, October 31, 1937 * Jewish Holocaust prediction ? * Extinction of Jews predicted * Joachim Prinz - Jewish rabbi The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "JEWS HELD DOOMED UNDER NAZI REGIME" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:50

$40.00
164284

AXIS DICTATORS Benito Mussolini & Adolph Hitler Meet PHOTOS 1937 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392055649637

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, October 3, 1937 * Benito Mussolini - Italy dictator * Visits Adolph Hitler in Munich The front page of this rotogravure section has 2 related photos of Mussolini meeting Adolph Hitler in Germany earlier in the week. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:49

$33.00
164283

BRUCE CRANE American Landscape Tonalism Artist Painter DEATH 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392055649303

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1937 * Bruce Crane death (1st report) * American landscape artist painter The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "BRUCE CRANE DIES; LANDSCAPE ARTIST" 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 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:48

$37.00
164282

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321192073

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, light toning and minor wear at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:47

$52.00
164281

ANTI-COMINTERN PACT Joined by Italy w/ Germany & Japan - AXIS 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392055648725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 7, 1937 * Italy joins Anti-Comintern Pact * Nazi Germany and Japan - Axis Powers The top of the front page has a three column headline: "ITALY JOINS JAPAN AND REICH IN PACT AGAINST COMMUNISM; NEW WORLD LINE-UP IS SEEN" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside on Italy joining the Anti-Comintern Pact with Germany and Japan. Other news of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:46

$37.00
164280

FLORENCE DUGDALE Writer Novelist Thomas Hardy Wife DEATH 1937 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321190928

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1937 * Florence Dugdale death (1st report) * Children's stories writer - Thomas Hardy wife The top of page 17 has a one column photo of Florence Dugdale with heading: "MRS. THOMAS HARDY WIDOW OF NOVELIST" with subheads that include: "Dies at 56 in England, Where She Spent Years Writing Husband's Biography" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:46

$37.00
164279

JACK JOHNSON 1st Black Negro Wins Heavyweight BOXING Title in 1908 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392055647547

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS NEWS SCIMITAR, Tennessee, Dec. 26, 1908 * Jack Johnson - 1st Black to win the World Boxing Title * Historic Boxing Collectible * Racially-tainted reporting Page 7 has the historic report on the first African-American to claim the heavyweight boxing title: "Johnson Claims The Heavyweight Title", but in an obvious case of racial bias, the large, full-figure photo next to the article is of Tommy Burns, the loser, and reds: "Man Who Gives Up World's Title To Negro Fighter". Ten pages, some margin tears, bit irregular at the spine and partially loose at the spine. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:44

$175.00
164277

JACK JOHNSON Becomes 1st Black to Win Heavyweight BOXING Title - 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321186066

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Dec. 26, 1908 * Jack Johnson wins Heavyweight boxing crown * 1st Negro boxer champion (1st report) * Tommy Burns Page 3 has an article with one column heads: "Jack Johnson The New Heavyweight Champion" and: "Great Crowd Witnesses His Defeat of Tommy Burns at Sydney". The coverage is quite detailed (see for portions) taking about 17 column inches. It was at this fight that Jack Johnson became the first African-American to win the heavyweight boxing title. Complete in 10 pages, two ink spots affect each page but do not affect the mentioned report. Some margin wear, should be handled carefully.

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:40

$120.00
164276

JESS WILLARD Defeats JACK JOHNSON 1st Black Heavyweight Boxing Champ 1915 Report


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392055645575

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, April 6, 1915 * Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson * The "Great white hope" defeats 1st Black Boxing Champion * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) The first column of the front page has stacked heads reporting on the heavyweight boxing championship, with: "WILLARD WINS FISTIC HEAVYWEIGHT CROWN," "Kansas Cowboy Knocks Out Negro in 26 Rounds," "Johnson Tired Self Down," "Had Advantage to 20th Lap, When Fall Commenced," with more. This report takes the full first column & carries over to page 10 where the text is more extensive. A large photo of Jess Willard is also presented, and is headed: "The New Heavyweight Champion of the World." See ima... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2018 15:39

$125.00
164255

TELSTAR 1st Communication Satellite Live TELEVISION Ocean Signal 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372320169158

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:27

$46.00
164253

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967922

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:25

$37.00
164252

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Mount Rushmore Memorial Dedicated 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967605

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 18, 1937 * Mount Rushmore National Memorial * Abraham Lincoln sculpture unveiled * Keystone, South Dakota Page 21 has small and somewhat discrete one column headings: "Lincoln Head Unveiled" "5,000 See Dedication at Dakota 'Shrine of Democracy'" which is a first report on the dedication of Abraham Lincoln's granite sculpture at Mount Rushmore, near Keystone, South Dakota. 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 various advertisements of the day throughout including period advertisements. Rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:25

$44.00
164251

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967370

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:24

$95.00
164250

CLEM SOHN Airshow Wingsuit Daredevil Parachute Failure KILLED 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967133

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:23

$57.00
164238

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054664232

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:00

$44.00
164237

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054664017

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 08:00

$82.00
164236

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054663780

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:58

$60.00
164234

1934 ZOO Robert Moses Central Park Manhattan New York City OPENS 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054660954

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1934 * Central Park Zoo opens * Robert Moses The top of the front page has a two column heading: "New Zoo Opens, Al Smith Gets Job As Honorary Night Superintendent" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice ... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:52

$42.00
164233

GUANGZHOU Canton CHINA Bombing by Imperial Japanese Air Service 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319855897

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:51

$45.00
164231

TRANS-PACIFIC Airplane Flight AUSTRALIA Charles Kingsford Smith 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319855008

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:48

$38.00
164230

United States CUBAN EMBARGO BEGINNING Imposed Financial Sanctions 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319854745

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:47

$39.00
164228

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319853507

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

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:45

$62.00
164225

Rare HITLER YOUTH Adolph Giving Nazi Salute & Abe Lincoln 1933 Rotogravure PHOTO


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054648142

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, rotogravure section only, Sept. 19, 1933 * Rarely seen Hitler Youth photo * Abraham Lincoln head construction The front page of this section has a photo showing early Hitler Youth marching in front of Adolph Hitler who is giving the Nazi salute. (see) Page 3 has a photo showing Abraham Lincoln's head being carved on Mount Rushmore. Other topics throughout. Complete with 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 07:28

$33.00
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