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Jewish LEO FRANK Found Guilty Mary Phagan Atlanta Ga MURDER Case 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391348219663

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Aug. 26, 1913 * Leo Frank murder case * Mary Phagan The front page has a small, discrete one column head: "FRANK GUILTY OF MURDER", with text reading: "Late Yesterday afternoon the jury at Atlanta, Ga., in the case of Leo M. Frank on trial for the murder of Mary Phagan, found the defendant guilty. No recommendations were made in the verdict." A small report near the bottom of the front page, but notable on the controversial case of Leo Frank, the Jewish factory owner (see hyperlink). Eighteen pages, address label in the masthead, good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 22, 2016 13:44

$48.00
139551

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Transatlantic Ocean Airplane Flight 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371515302630

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1938. * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? The front page has three column headline: "CORRIGAN FLIES TO DUBLIN; U. S. OFFICIALS MAY WINK AT FORBIDDEN HOP IN 'CRATE'" with subheads. (see) Much more on the following pages with a few wire photos. Loads of text here. First report coverage on Douglas Corrigan's famous flight from New York City to Ireland. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high per... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2016 06:12

$62.00
139549

Golfer BOBBY JONES British Open Champion TICKER TAPE Parade 1930 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391347980258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1930 * Bobby Jones welcome home * British Open champion * Broadway ticker tape parade The front page has one column headings that include: "BOBBY JONES FINDS BROADWAY FAIRWAY" "Firecrackers and Ticker Tape Strew Route to City Hall--'Home Folks' Hail Champion" and more. (see) Much more on page 3 with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very ... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2016 06:06

$42.00
139546

GRAF ZEPPELIN Airship 1st Around World Flight (Ending) Eckener 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391347629842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 28, 1929. * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (ending) * Early aviation era original The front page has one column headings that include: "ZEPPELIN IN TEXAS ON LAKEHURST TRIP; DODGES STORM AREA" "Due to End Flight Around the World late Today or Early Tomorrow" "Turns To Northern Route" and more. (see) Much more on page 10 with related map. (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 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen ... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:55

$37.00
139545

WILLIAM V. NORTH CAROLINA Supreme Court Decision NEVADA DIVORCE 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371514823116

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1942 * Nevada divorce becomes legal (1st report) * Williams v. North Carolina decision * United States Supreme Court The front page has a one column heading: "NEVADA DIVORCES VALID OVER NATION" with subheads. First report coverage on the decision of Williams v. North Carolina divorce case that made it legal to divorce in the State of Nevada from any state in the United States. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high perce... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:54

$40.00
139544

FRANCOIS JEAN DARLAN Assassination French Navy Admiral 1942 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391347628234

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 25, 1942 * Jean Louis Xavier Francois Darlan * French Navy admiral assassination * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline headline: "DARLAN SHOT DEAD BY FRENCHMAN IN ALGIERS; ROOSEVELT BRANDS ACT 'FIRST-DEGREE MURDER" with subheads and photo of Darlan. (see) First report coverage continues on the following pages with a few more related photos. Lengthy text here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a hi... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:52

$42.00
139542

SS STEAMBOAT OBSERVATION Rikers Island Workers Disaster EXPLOSION 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371514811394

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 10, 1932 * SS Steamboat Observation disaster * Rikers Island workers * East River, New York City The front page has a three column headline: "37 DEAD, 64 HURT IN EXPLOSION ON BOAT CROWDED WITH RIKERS ISLAND WORKERS; 8 MISSING, MANY SAVED IN EAST RIVER" with many subheads. (see) Much more on page three with related photos and partial list of the dead. First report coverage on the Steamboat Observation disaster in which 71 people would perish. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:47

$44.00
139539

WETHERFORD TX Texas B-29 Superfortress Bombers Collision DISASTER 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391347619929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1945 * Wetherford, Parker County, Texas * B-29 Superfortress Bombers collision * End of World War II Page 38 has one column headings: "18 BODIES FOUND IN 2-BOMBER CRASH" "Only Two Escape in Collision of Army Fortresses Over Middle Texas" (see) First report coverage on the 2 B-29 Superfortresses that collided over Wetherford, Texas. Other news of the day with much coverage on the post Japan surrender shortly after the end of World war II. Complete 1st section only with all 42 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2016 14:40

$39.00
139496

HARVEY SAMUEL FIRESTONE Tire and Rubber Company Founder DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391346959483

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1938 * Harvey Firestone death (1st report) * Rubber manufacturer Page 21 has one column headings that include: "HARVEY FIRESTONE IS DEAD IN FLORIDA" "Rubber Manufacturer Dies in Sleep at His Miami Estate---He Was 69" and more with 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 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institution... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2016 15:13

$40.00
139492

ALEISTER CROWLEY Occultist Mystic High Magic Thelema Founder DEATH1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391346954282

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1947 * Aleister Crowley death (1st report) * Occultist - black magic * "The Great Beast" Page 29 has various death reports (obituary section) with a small one column heading that reads: "ALEISTER CROWLEY" which is a brief first report o]n the death of this famous occultist. See photo for brief text here. Unfortunate for such a small and somewhat discrete report but my guess is that the New York Times may be the only U.S. publication to report this, so it won't get much better than this. It is what it is, still a first report though. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on ve... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2016 15:07

$67.00
139439

OCCUPATION OF JAPAN Begins Douglas MacArthur Takes Control 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371513672330

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 30, 1945 * U.S. occupation of Japan begins * General Douglas MacArthur takes over * USS Missouri (Big Mo) in Tokyo Bay The front page has a nice banner headline: "M'ARTHUR IN JAPAN; YOKOSUKA IS TAKEN; ARMY, NAVY REPORT ON PEARL HARBOR; MARSHALL, HULL AND STARK CENSURED" with many subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on the initial landing in Japan by the United States Marines and General Douglas MacArthur soon after the end of World War II. The official signing of surrender would take place on board the USS Missouri a few days later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports an... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2016 07:13

$39.00
139365

Outlaw EMMETT DALTON Train Robber 1890's Brothers Gang Fame DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371510788139

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1937 * Former outlaw Emmett Dalton death (1st report) Page 3 has one column headings: "DALTON GANG GONE AT LAST MAN DIES" "Emmett Dalton, 66, Was One of Outlaw Terror Band in Midwest of '90s" (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 in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than indi... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2016 11:38

$67.00
139362

ROARING TWENTIES Economic Prosperity Highs Pre Stock Market Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371510786457

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1929 * Roaring Twenties financial prosperity * Pre stock market crash record highs Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that reads: "Stocks Set Records as Money Drops to 6%; Heavy Profit-Taking Interrupts Advance" (see) This financial bliss would come to a disastrous end a few months later. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this being from the city where Wall Street is located. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & s... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2016 11:34

$33.00
139360

JOHN DILLINGER HUNTED Bastrop LA Negro Lynching & Nikola Tesla 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391344484292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 10, 1934 * Nikola Tesla- father of the radio * Bastrop, Louisiana Negro lynching * Outlaw John Dillinger hunted Page 8 has one column headings: "LOUISIANA NEGRO LYNCHED" "Taken From Bastrop Jail and Hanged on Court House Lawn" First report coverage on the lynching of Andrew McLeod in Bastrop, Louisiana. Page 19 has one column headings: "Nikola Tesla 78 Today" "Inventor Who Holds 700 Patents Will Spend Day Working" (see) The back page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER HUNTED NEAR FOND DU LAC" with subheads. (see) He would be killed about two weeks later in Chicago. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the ... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2016 11:32

$46.00
139273

MARION ALABAMA Negroes Civil Rights March Jimme Lee Jackson SHOT 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343665550

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, February 19, 1965 * Marion, Alabama civil rights march * Jimmie Lee Jackson shot by police * Selma to Montgomery march prelude * Martin Luther King, Jr. The 1st column of the front page has a one column heading: "Ala. Police Use Guns, Halt March" First report coverage continues inside with report of Jimmie Lee Jackson being shot by police. Mention of Martin Luther King Jr. here as well. Many believe this event lead to the famous Selma to Montgomery civil right march. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40+ pages, small binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:14

$56.00
139271

NAPER 28 Nebraska NE C-47 Airplane Crash & ADOLPH HITLER Purge in 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343663902

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1944 * Naper 28 airplane crash * C-47 military transport plane * Naper, Nebraska * Adolph Hitler purge in WWII Germany Page 3 has small one column headings: "CRASH KILLS 28 FLIERS" "Victims in Nebraska Accident Include 24 Army Pilots" (see) First report coverage on the C-47 transport plane crash near Naper, Nebraska. 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 World War II including front page reporting on the Adolph Hitler purge in Germany shortly after his famous assassination attempt. Complete in 24 pages, this is the r... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:11

$42.00
139267

JOHN DILLINGER Indicted for Murder & ALFRED ROSENBERG Nazi Leader1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343281297

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1934 * Outlaw John Dillinger * Murder indictment * Alfred Rosenberg promoted * Philosophical leader of Nazi Party Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Rosenberg Made Nazi Philosophical Chief; Churches Fear Anti-Christian Campaign" (see) Page 3 has one column headings "Dillinger Is Reindicted" "Faces Death Penalty in Murder of Patrolman O'Malley" This was when he predicted they could not hold him & soon after, he escaped with his famous wooden gun at Crown Point Jail in Indiana. 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 pag... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 15:56

$42.00
139235

U.S. Navy USS AKRON Rigid Airship CRASHES (ZRS-4) & Mount Everest 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509234455

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 4, 1933 * Crash of the USS Akron (ZRS-4) * United States Navy airship The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "DIRIGIBLE AKRON CRASHES IN LIGHTNING STORM AT SEA; ONLY 4 OF THE 77 MEN ABOARD ARE REPORTED RESCUED; AIRSHIP IS BELIEVED A TOTAL LOSS; WIDE SEARCH ON" with subheads (see). An early 1st report. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, 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 &... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 07:23

$75.00
139231

WIZARD OF OZ Film Movie - Judy Garland Theater DEBUT Announcement 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509231745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1939 * Wizard of Oz movie debut announcement * One of the earliest mentions of this famous film ? Page 17 has a brief, discrete but historic announcement in early film history. A small one column heading reads: "'Wizard of Oz' Set for Capital Aug. 17" with text beginning: "Metro's Technicolor production of "The Wizard of Oz" will have its premiere on Aug. 17 at the Capital Theatre. Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland will appear...." Was this the first mention of this famous film in the famed Times newspaper. It would make its debut in Hollywood on August 15th. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition tha... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 07:16

$42.00
139230

BENITO MUSSOLINI II Duce OUSTED Italy World War II BADOGLIO 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509231299

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING BULLETIN, Philadelphia, July 26, 1943 * Italy - Benito Mussolini ousted * Pietro Badoglio takes over The front page has a banner headline: "Badoglio Puts Italy Under Army Rule; Mussolini Reported Seized in Flight" with subheads and photo. Other news of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2016 07:15

$33.00
139225

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Ejected But Game STREAK Continues 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509227406

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1933 * New York Yankees * Lou Gehrig avoids suspension * Consecutive game streak continues The sport's section (page 24) has one column headings that include: "Yanks Lose" "RED SOX TRIUMPH OVER YANKEES, 13-5" "New York Suffers Third Setback in Boston After Five-Run Drive in Seventh" and more. Within the report it mentions that manager Joe McCarthy and Yankee star Lou Gehrig were both ejected from the game for poor conduct. (see) Joe McCarthy would be suspended for 3 games and fortunately for Gehrig, he would not, so his consecutive game streak would continue. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on t... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 07:06

$37.00
139221

ROCKET Airplane Explodes REINHOLD TILING Rocketeer Pioneer Death 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342968008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1933 * Reinhold Tiling explosion (death) * German rockets pioneer Page 17 has one column headings: "ROCKET BLAST HURTS THREE IN GERMANY" "Tiling, Builder of the Device, IS Among the Injured and His Laboratory Is Wrecked" First report coverage on the rocket explosion which led to the death of Reinhold Tiling. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 06:58

$37.00
139217

NEW DEAL Programs Franklin D. Roosevelt Depression Recovery 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509219940

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 4, 1934 * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * New Deal - depression recovery The front page has a three column headline: "NEW DEAL' IS HERE TO STAY, PRESIDENT TELLS CONGRESS; SEES RECOVERY UNDER WAY" with many subheads and and complete presidential message text. Much more inside 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 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 subsc... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 06:47

$46.00
139216

Roscoe FATTY ARBUCKLE Silent Film Movie Star Actor Comedian DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342957932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 30, 1933 * Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle death (1st report) * Silent film actor, comedian and director Page 17 has one column headings that include: "FATTY ARBUCKLE DIES IN HIS SLEEP" "Film Comedian, Central Figure in Coast Tragedy in 1921, Long Barred From Screen" "On Eve Of His Comeback" and more with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the Jack Sharley vs. Primo Carnera heavyweight boxing title fight. 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 ... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 06:43

$52.00
139215

Best ROLLO OGDEN New York Times Editor DEATH w/ Photo 1937 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371509217752

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1937 * Rollo Ogden death (1st report) * Editor of the New York Times * Best title to be had ? The front page has two column headings surrounded by black borders: "Rollo Ogden Dead" "Editor of the Times" "Succumbs at 81 After a Week's Illness--A Leader in Journalism for Almost Half a Century" Continues on page three with banner headline and very nice black bordered photo. First report coverage on the death of Roolo Ogden, editor of the New York Times from 1922 to 1937. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, t... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2016 06:42

$37.00
139190

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371508425617

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of Sir Winston Churchill's famous quote: "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it". Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Oct. 16, 1942 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page heads are: "The Ubiquitous U-Boat--Germany Controls the Waters Of The World" "E-Boats Strike Deep Into British Waters" "More Restrictions for Soviets" and much more. Four pages, nice condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of WWII. During the Nazi occupation they took over this news... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 06:18

$25.00
139164

REZA SHAH OF IRAN Abdicates Throne To Son & Adolph Hitler Ad 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391342191018

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 29, 1941 * Reza Shah of Iran abdicates throne to his son * World War II era - WWII The front page has one column headings: "NEW IRAN REGIME ENDS RESISTANCE" "British and Russian Forces Continue Advance--Offers by Teheran Awaited" (see) First report coverage on the abdication of Reza Shah in Iran during World War II. Also front page reporting on the tensions with Japan. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. A very large advertisement on the back page of this issue promoting the article in an upcoming issue of American Magazine titled: "Why Doesn't Somebody KILL HITLER?" and beneath this large type is also: "An... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2016 05:21

$37.00
139144

THOMAS E.DEWEY Republican Party Candidate Presidential NOMINATION 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391340309829

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1948 * Thomas E. Dewey nomination for president * Pre Dewey defeats Truman issue fame * Republican Party The front page has a nice banner healdine: "DEWEY UNANIMOUS REPUBLICAN CHOICE FOR PRESIDENT ON THE THIRD BALLOT; RUNNING MATE WILL BE NAMED TODAY" with many subheads and photo of Dewey. Much more inside. 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 to remain very white & sturdy into the prese... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2016 06:40

$45.00
139141

UA FLIGHT 624 Mt. Carmel PA Pennsylvania Airplane Crash Disaster 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371506185074

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1948 * United Airlines Flight 624 disaster * Douglas DC-6 airliner airplane crash * Mount Mt. Carmel PA Pennsylvania The front page has a four column headline: "CRASH OF DC-6 KILLS ALL 43 ON BOARD IN PENNSYLVANIA EMERGENCY LANDING; CRAFT HITS 60,000-VOLT POWER LINE" with subheads and photo of the crash site. (see) Much more on page 3 with more related photos and map. Loads of text. Too much to photograph here. First report coverage on the United Airlines Flight 624 disaster near Mt. Carmel, Pennsylvania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pa... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2016 06:36

$46.00
139137

DUST BOWL Wind Storms Black Friday Blizzards Severe Drought 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391340301600

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1934 * Dust Bowl (1st report) * Black blizzards * Topsoil lost The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "HUGE DUST CLOUD, BLOWN 1,500 MILES, DIMS CITY 5 HOURS" "Soil, Loosened by Drought in West, Hovers High in Air--Belt 1,800 Miles Wide" "Weigh 300,000,000 Tons" and more. (see) More related coverage with photos on page 8. 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, 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 ... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2016 06:30

$45.00
139132

BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN Horror Film Boris Karloff 1st Advertisement 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391340298353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1935 * "Bride of Frankenstein" horror film * Opening day premiere advertisement * Actor Boris Karloff as The Monster Page 25 has a 4 x 3 1/2 inch illustrated advertisement for the opening day showing in New York City for the movie: "The Bride OF Frankenstein" starring Boris Karloff. This was the day this famous movie opened in New York City. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2016 06:24

$39.00
139128

RED GRANGE Illinois Illini Running Back Sport's Biography PHOTO 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371506174937

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, sport's section only, November 8, 1925 * Red Grange - Galloping Ghost * Illinois Fighting Illini - College football The front page of this sport's section only has a one column heading: "GRANGE STOPPED, BUT ILLINI TRIM MAROONS 13 TO 6" with subheads and lineups. Better yet is a page 5, two column headline: "Grange Of Illinois Quite Incomparable" with subhead and one column photo. This is a nice extensive sportsology on the famous back. two full columns of text here. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light browning, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends January 10, 2016 06:18

$34.00
139127

OMAHA Triple Crown Thoroughbred Horse Racing KENTUCKY DERBY Win 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391340292501

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1935 * Thoroughbred racehorse - horse racing * Omaha wins Kentucky Derby * Triple Crown champion The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a two column headline: "50,000 SEE OMAHA WIN DERBY BY 1 1/2 LENGTHS; ROMAN SOLDIER SECOND" with subheads that include: "Victory of Colt Sired by Gallant Fox Completes 3d Father-Son Double" and more with related photos. (see) First report coverage on the 1st of 3 historic wins for this famed horse. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 100+ page Sunday edition, this is the rare rag edition that w... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2016 06:16

$67.00
139111

RICHARD E. BYRD Antarctica South Pole Airplane Flight Begins 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391340281828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PRESCOTT JOURNAL MINER, Arizona, November 29, 1929 * Aviator Richard Evelyn Byrd * South Pole flight begins * Antarctica The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "Byrd Hops Off On Flight Into Arctic Wastes" (see) 1st report coverage on the beginning of Richard Byrd's famous flight over the South Pole. Complete in 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends January 10, 2016 05:48

$29.00
139110

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight SOLO 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391340281427

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1932 * Amelia Earhart - transatlantic flight * 1st woman to achieve solo * Airplane flight begins (1st report) The front page has one column headings: "MISS EARHART FLIES ALONE FOR PARIS ON 'LINDBERGH DAY'" "With Fair Sky, Wind Aiding, She Takes Off at Day's End From Harbor Grace, Nfld." "Due At Goal This Morning" and more. (see) Text continues inside with photo and map. (see) This was the first female solo flight across the Atlantic. See the hyperlink for more. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was p... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2016 05:46

$63.00
139108

GREAT MISSISSIPPI FLOOD Delta Arkansas Tennessee Disaster 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371506157449

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, April 18, 1927 * The Great Mississippi River flood * Arkansas, Tennessee & more The front page has a three column headline: "250 MISSISSIPPI FLOOD REFUGEES MAROONED ON RIDGE WITHOUT SHELTER" with many subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light browning, a little margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends January 10, 2016 05:43

$34.00
139102

1st WOMEN'S AIR DERBY "Powder Puff" Airplane Race MARVEL CROSSON 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391340276469

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 20, 1929 * 1st Women's Air Derby begins * "Powder Puff Derby" * Marvel Crosson's crash & death * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (halfway) The front page has a one column heading: "WOMAN DERBY FLIER IS LOST IN ARIZONA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first Women’s Air Derby during the 1929 National Air Races, commonly known as the “Powder Puff Derby”, was the first official women-only air race in the United States. Nineteen pilots took off from Santa Monica, California, on August 18, 1929 (a... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2016 05:34

$37.00
139097

JUNE ROBLES Found Alive Desert Cage Tucson AZ & William Gettle 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371505746315

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1934 * June Robles found alive * Desert cage box - Tucson, Arizona * William Gettle The front page has a four column headline: "ROBLES GIRL AND GETTLE SAFE HOME; CHILD CHAINED IN PIT UNDER CACTUS; SIX SEIZED AS GETTLE'S KIDNAPPERS" with subheads and photo. (see) More inside, 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 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscri... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2016 15:22

$37.00
139021

LESLIE HOWARD Gone With The Wind Movie Actor Ashley Wilkes KILLED 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391338243271

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 3, 1943. * Actor Leslie Howard killed in airplane crash * 'Gone with the Wind' movie fame (Ashley Wilkes) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NAZIS HIT AIRLINER; LESLIE HOWARD PUT AMONG 17 MISSING" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 4 with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2016 05:16

$39.00
139019

Best BABE RUTH Signs 1 Year Contract New York YANKEES w/ Pay Cut 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371503780596

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 17, 1932 * Babe Ruth signs 1 year contract * New York Yankees (1st report) * Major League baseball MLB * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 26) has a banner headline: "Ruth Signs One-Year Contract With Yankees Calling for Salary of $75,000" with subheads and a nice photo of Babe Ruth. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into t... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2016 05:13

$88.00
139018

MALDEN MASSACHUSETTS Father Power's Miracle Grave Supernatural 1929 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371503779996

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 18, 1929. * Malden, Massachusetts shrine (miracle grave) * Father Patrick Joseph Power * Holy Cross Cemetery gathering * Supernatural powers ? Page 2 has one column headings: "200,000 ARE DRAWN TO MALDEN 'SHRINE'" "Bay State Troopers and Legion Aid Police as Record Throng Visits Priest's Grave" 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 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 prese... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2016 05:12

$42.00
139015

HENRY M. LELAND Death CADILLAC Automobile Pioneer Entrepreneur 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371503778920

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1932 * Henry Martyn Leland death * Automobile pioneer - Cadillac Page N5 (inside) has a one column heading: "H. M. LELAND DEAD; MOTOR CAR PIONEER" with subheads that include: "Founded Cadillac Concern - Made Liberty Motors for War Planes at 75" and more with a one column photo of Henry Martyn Leland. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 100+ page Sunday edition, 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... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2016 05:08

$45.00
138906

Rehmeyer's HEX HOLLOW MURDER Witchcraft John Blymire Voodooism 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371500256504

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1929 * Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder * York, Pennsylvania - John Blymire Page 25 has an article headed: "BOY DENIES JOINING IN 'WITCH KILLING'" 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. Nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2016 08:06

$40.00
138905

ALBERT EINSTEIN Jewish Persecution by Nazis Germany JEWS Bill 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371500256115

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of Sir Winston Churchill's famous quote: "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it". Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1933 * Professor Albert Einstein * Jewish citizenship bill * Nazis persecution of Jews Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that reads: "Einstein, in Commons Gallery, Extolled As Bill Offers German Jews Citizenship" (see) 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 ... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2016 08:05

$33.00
138903

GREAT TRI-STATE TORNADO Midwest Disaster Southern Illinois 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371500254807

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Pennsylvania, March 20, 1925 * The Great Tri-State Tornado The front page has a one column heading: "COUNTING THE COST OF TORNADO IN MIDDLE-WEST" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the great tri-state tornado disaster. Other news of the day. Complete in 34 pages, a few binding slits along the spine, light browning, generally good.

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Ends January 02, 2016 08:02

$30.00
138899

ZEPPELIN AIR RAID Bombing Bombs over London England 1915 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391334426432

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SALEM EVENING NEWS, Massachusetts, February 1, 1916 * Zeppelin air raid - bombing * World War I - WWI The front page has a two column headline: "SEVEN ZEPPELINS RAID THREE ENGLISH SECTIONS BUT ACCOMPLISH LITTLE" with subhead. (see) Complete in 12 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 02, 2016 07:56

$29.00
138892

JIM TOBIN Braves Pitcher 3 HOME RUNS in 1 Game 1st & Only 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391334422106

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1942 * Jim Tobin - Boston Braves pitcher * 3 home runs in one game - MLB baseball The sport's section (page 25) has a six column headline: "Tobin's 3 Homers Set Major League Record for Pitchers" with subheads, photo and box scores. (see) First report coverage on Boston Braves pitcher Jim Tobin becoming the only pitcher in modern MLB history to hit 3 home runs in one game. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, ... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2016 07:46

$40.00
138888

SERGEY KIROV Bolshevik Leader Leningrad Russia ASSASSINATION 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371500236085

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1934 * Sergey Kirov assassination (1st report) * Bolshevik leader in Soviet Union * Communist Party - Leningrad, Russia The top of the front page has two column headings: "SLAYER CAPTURED AFTER HE SHOOTS RUSSIAN OFFICIAL" and "Assassin of Sergei Kiroff Sent by Enemies of Working Class...." (see) First report coverage continues on page 30 with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 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 t... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2016 07:40

$37.00
138886

Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Little Bohemia Lodge Wisconsin SHOOTOUT 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371500233629

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1934. * John Dillinger Little Bohemia Lodge shootout & escape * Gang hunted in the upper Midwest w/ photo The front page has one column headings that include: "DILLINGER ELUDES MAN-HUNT BY 5,000" "Federal Agents Believe Gang Has Split but Predict a Speedy Round-Up" "Five States Are Combed" and more. (see) Some more related headings on page 3 with photo. Lengthy text. Coverage on the famous John Dillinger shootout at the Little Bohemia Lodge in Wisconsin. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was ... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2016 07:37

$67.00
138833

USS SQUALUS Sailfish United States Navy SUBMARINE Sinking Photos 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391333226492

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 24, 1939 * USS Squalus (Sailfish) sinking disaster * Submarine test dive off New Hampshire The front page has four column headline: "59 AWAIT RESCUE ON SUNKEN SUBMARINE 240 FEET DOWN NEAR PORTSMOUTH, N. H.; CONTACT RESTORED AFTER 10-HR. BREAK" with subheads and photo. Much more inside. 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 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 sub... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2015 14:16

$44.00
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