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138619

SS MORRO CASTLE Cruise Ship FIRE Disaster off New Jersey Photos 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371493210542

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CUERO RECORD, Texas, Sept. 10, 1934 * Liner SS Morro Castle burns The banner headline announces: "CHARGES SHIP WAS FIRED" with two large photos, one headed: "First Photo Of Blazing Moro Castle Where Hundreds Perished". Other related subheads concerning the burning of the ship Morro Castle. (see hyperlink for more) Complete as a 4 page newspaper, small binding holes in the blank spine, nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 23, 2015 15:00

$46.00
138612

CLARENCE DARROW Monkey Trial Lawyer DEATH & Nazis Enter Austria 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391327613723

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 14, 1938 * Clarence Darrow death * Famed Scopes Monkey Trial lawyer * Germans enters Austria * Adolph Hitler takes over The front page has a nice four column headline: "AUSTRIA ABSORBED INTO GERMAN REICH; HITLER COMMANDER OF UNITED ARMIES; MIKLAS OUSTED; PLEDISCITE ON APRIL 10" with many subheads. Page 15 has one column headings that include: "CLARENCE DARROW IS DEAD IN CHICAGO" "Famous Criminal Lawyer Who Defended Loeb and Leopold Is Striken at 80" "Opposed Bryan in the Scopes 'Monkey Trial'..." and more with photo of Darrow. Text takes up about 3 columns. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, ... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2015 14:52

$46.00
138611

ADOLPH HITLER Munich Beer Hall Explosion Assassination Attempt 1939 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391327612961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1939 * Adolph Hitler assassination attempt * Bürgerbräukeller beer hall in Munich * The hunt for suspects in Nazi Germany The front page has a five column headline: "MAJOR NAZI OFFENSIVE FORECAST" with subheads that include: "Germany Is Tense" "Shocked by Munich Blast, People Now Feel Blow at Britain Is Near" "Many Arrested In Hunt" and more. Much more on page 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 in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of c... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2015 14:51

$40.00
138609

MARIANNA FL Negro Lynching & Beaumont TX Texas Race Riots 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391327611952

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 17, 1943 * Beaumont, Texas racial riots * Marianna, Florida negro lynching The back page has two column headings: "Texas City Under Martial Law As Races Clash in Beaumont Riots" "Negro's Attack on Woman Starts Violence in Which White Man Is Killed and Work at Shipyard Halted" Also a small one column heading: "Florida Prisoner Killed" 1st report coverage on the lynching of Cellos Harrison in Marianna, Florida. 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 issue... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2015 14:49

$38.00
138606

Best ROCKEFELLER CENTER Complex Construction COMPLETED 1939 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371493203210

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 2, 1939 * Rockefeller Center complex completed * Commercial buildings construction ends * Best title to be had ? The front page has a two column heading: "Rockefeller Center Is Completed As Its Creator Pleads for Peace" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the completion of construction continues inside with related photo. 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 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 issue... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2015 14:44

$39.00
138567

LEFTY GROVE 300th MLB Baseball Victory Boston Red Sox PITCHER 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371490970262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1941. * Robert Moses 'Lefty' Grove * 300th game pitching victory * Boston Red Sox baseball The sport's section (page 10) has a two column heading: "Grove Registers 300th Victory As Red Sox Check Indians, 10-6" with subhead and related photo. (see) 1st report coverage on Lefty Grove's 300th career win in MLB. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present.... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2015 15:21

$39.00
138559

Author JOHN STEINBECK Grapes of Wrath Novel PULITZER PRIZE Winner 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371490966153

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 7, 1940 * John Steinbeck's "Grapes of Wrath" * Pulitzer Prize winner The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Pulitzer Prize Is Awarded To 'The Grapes of Wrath" with subhead. (see) More on page 20 with photo of Steinbeck. 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 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, librarie... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2015 15:12

$45.00
138497

NAVAL STATION NORFOLK Ammunition Explosion Disaster World War II 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371490186099

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 18, 1943 * Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia * Ammunition Navy base explosion * World War II - WWII Page 19 has one column headings: "EXPLOSION KILLS 24 AT NORFOLK BASE" "250 Injured at Naval Air Station as "Ammunition in Transit" Goes Off" "HANGAR IS DESTROYED" and more with related photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the su... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2015 14:46

$36.00
138492

USC TROJANS Rose Bowl College Football Win Duke University & more 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391324368619

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 3, 1939 * Rose Bowl: Southern California Trojans USC vs. Duke Blue Devils * Orange Bowl: Tennessee Volunteers vs. Oklahoma Sooners * Sugar Bowl: Texas Christian T.C.U. vs. Carnegie Tech This 56 page newspaper has a six column headline on page 20: "91,000 See So. California Topple Duke in Rose Bowl" with subheads, stats, lineup and related photo. Lots of text, too much to photograph. Also reports on the Orange and Sugar Bowl games. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. 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 int... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2015 14:30

$42.00
138447

STOCK MARKET Crashes Again DEPRESSION Era Goes On WALL STREET 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391323622417

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1932 * Depression era continues * Stocks crash - Dow declines The front page has one column headlines that include: "STOCK BREAK CHECKS MONTH'S STEADY RISE", "Expected Reaction, Attributed to 'Speculative Excesses,' Marks Last Hour of Trading" and more. (see) This was one of the steepest declines in market history. This decline squelched the hopes that the depression was coming to an end. 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 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality news... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 15:18

$39.00
138443

LOCH NESS MONSTER Nessie Monster Scotland & Notre Dame Football 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391323619944

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1933 * Loch Ness Monster becomes World known * Nessie mystery widens * Elmer Layden named Notre Dame head coach * The Four Horsemen fame - NCAA college football Certainly one of the more notable monster or creature searches in recent times is the Loch Ness Monster. Debate continues as to its existence. The very first mention of the Lock Ness Monster in this venerable newspaper was in this issue, with a page 6 article with one column headings: "Scots Will Protect Their Sea Serpent" "Orders Are Issued Not to Shoot or Trap Monster in Whisky Region" with the report beginning: "Official recognition has been given to a strange monster that is supposed to inhabi... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 15:14

$46.00
138440

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns DRY No More 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391323617476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 11, 1933 * Prohibition comes to an end * Beer returns - liquor Page 5 has one column headings that include: "DRINKING AT BARS TO BE ASKED IN BILL" "100 More Store Permits" 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 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 primary subscribers o... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 15:10

$36.00
138437

PROHIBITION ENDING Legal Beer & Liquor Returning 1933 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371489443565

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1933 * Prohibition ending (eve of) * Day of Beer returns * Legal liquor One column headings on pages 1 & 3 include: "LIQUOR VIOLATORS FACE QUICK ARREST, MULROONEY WARNS" "Prayer and Vigilance to Aid Self -Control After Repeal Is Urged by Churches" "SPEED ON LAST LAP OF LIQUOR CONTROL", "SUBURBS AWAITING LIQUOR LICENSES" "HOBOKEN LEGALIZES ITS BARS TOMORROW" and more. (see) Coverage on the impending end of prohibition in America the following day. 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 ve... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 15:07

$48.00
138433

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Star Near Death & Photo 1949 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391323613063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, August 12, 1948 * Babe Ruth near death * New York Yankees The front page has a two column heading: "Babe Ruth Is Critically Ill; Inquiries Swamp Hospital" with photo showing youngsters gathering outside the hospital with caption: "Getting Latest Report On Their Idol" Ruth would die a few days later. 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 & stu... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 15:02

$55.00
138431

MICHAEL ABBATEMARCO "Mike Shots" Brooklyn Gangster Murder 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391323611853

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 1928 * Michael "Mike Shots" Abbatemarco * Brooklyn gangster assassination hit * Frankie Yale organization leader The front page has a one column heading: "UALE GANG LEADER SLAIN LIKE HIS CHIEF" with subheads that include: "Abbatemarco Shot Four Times in Quiet Brooklyn Street by Gunman in Auto With Him" and more. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of Brooklyn gangster, Michael "Mike Shots" Abbatemarco, during the prohibition era. 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 th... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 15:00

$37.00
138429

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees World Series Champions WELCOME 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371489438356

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1928 * New York Yankees & Babe Ruth * World Series of baseball champions * Welcome home celebration The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Smith Greets Babe Ruth on Homecoming; Calls Him 'Boss of the Youth of America'" The sport's section (page 20) has a banner headline: "Ruth and Other Yanks Get Royal Welcome on Return From World's Series Triumph" with many subheads. 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 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high perc... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 14:57

$45.00
138428

Best BABE RUTH Death New York Yankees Stadium VIEWING w/ Photos 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371489437761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 18, 1948. * Babe Ruth death - Yankee Stadium viewing * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The front page has a two column headline: "Ruth Lies in State in Stadium; Throngs Continue Into Night" with subhead. (see) Much more on page 20 with related pictorial. Lengthy text here. Ruth died just two days prior. 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 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 &... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 14:56

$88.00
138427

Republic of SOUTH KOREA Establishment w/ President Syngman Rhee 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371489437232

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 15, 1948 * South Korea is established (1st report) * Syngman Rhee is 1st president The front page has two column headings: "Korea Set Up as Republic; MacArthur Predicts Unity" "Third Anniversary of Liberation From Japan Marked by Proclamation Fete in South--U.S. Military Government Ending" First report coverage continues inside with photo of Rhee. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section with all 64 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 whi... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 14:55

$67.00
138426

Aviator RICHARD E. BYRD Airplane Flight over Antarctic STORY Told 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371489436405

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1929. * Richard Byrd's Antarctica expedition * Story of his flight told by him The front page has a three column headline: "BYRD TELLS OF SCENE AT SOUTH POLE WHERE HE DROPPED AMERICAN FLAG; 15 BELOW ZERO ON THE VAST PLATEAU" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 3. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 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 December 18, 2015 14:53

$38.00
138391

ALBERT EINSTEIN New Unified Field Theory Electromagnetic Space 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322878947

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 26, 1931 * Professor Albert Einstein * Unified Field Theory announced The front page has one column headings that include: "EINSTEIN ANNOUNCES A NEW FIELD THEORY" "He Introduces a Vector of 5 Components Into 4-Dimensional Space-Time Continuum" and more. (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 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 subscriptio... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 15:05

$49.00
138388

REZA SHAH OF IRAN Abdicates Thrown to His Son 1941 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322876473

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, August 28, 1941 * Reza Shah of Iran abdicates throne to his son * "IRAN SEEKS PEACE AS CABINET QUITS" The front page has one column headings: "IRAN SEEKS PEACE AS CABINET QUITS" "Teheran Reported Offering to Expel Germans--Invasion Moves Steadily Forward" with smaller subheads. First report coverage on the abdication of Reza Shah in Iran. 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, allowin... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 15:01

$46.00
138383

HEINRICH HIMMLER Gestapo Chief of Police & Holocaust Architect 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488853572

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, June 14, 1939 * Heinrich Himmler - Gestapo chief of police * Prague, Czechoslovakia visit The front page has a one column heading: "CHIEF OF GESTAPO ARRIVES IN PRAGUE; UNREST CONTINUES" with subheads. (see) lengthy text continues inside. Just a few months before the outbreak of World War II. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percent... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 14:55

$34.00
138382

Gangster AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Set Free Prison at Lewisburg PA 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322872476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 17, 1939 * Al 'Scarface" Capone freed from prison * Chicago gangster becomes a free man The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Al Capone Is Freed From Prison; Guarded in Baltimore Hospital" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with a photo of Capone leaving the penitentiary in Lewisburg, 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 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 ... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 14:55

$67.00
138361

MIGRATION OF JEWS Jewish Refugees Escaping Nazis Germany & Hitler 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322848882

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: NEW YORK TIMES, February 14, 1939 * Migration of Jews * Evian Committee * Jewish Refugees The front page has a one column heading: "ORDERLY MIGRATION OF GERMANY'S JEWS ENVISAGED IN PLAN" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day, shortly before the outbreak of World War II. 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 conte... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 14:23

$45.00
138350

JIMMIE FOXX Hank Greenberg & Joe DiMaggio PHOTO Power Hitting 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322677108

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 31, 1938 * Jimmie Foxx, Hank Greenberg & Joe DiMaggio * American League power hitting leaders for 1938 * MLB Baseball The sport's section (page 9) has a two column heading: "Foxx Topped the Power Hitters, American League Records Show" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality edit... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 09:45

$34.00
138348

Rehmeyer's HEX HOLLOW MURDER Witchcraft John Blymire Voodooism 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488687850

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1928 * Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder (2nd report) * York County, Pennsylvania - John Blymire Page 2 has an article headed: "ASK 'WITCH DOCTOR' ABOUT GIRL'S DEATH" "Authorities Seek to Link Confessed Slayer of Farmer With Her Murder" "Black Art Inquiry Likely" and more. (see) Coverage of the actual murder. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1st section only with 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 & stur... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 09:44

$44.00
138345

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488686631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1928 * Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder * York County, Pennsylvania - John Blymire Page 3 has an article headed: "FARMERS FLEECED THROUGH 'BLACKART'" "'Powwow Doctors' Trade on Belief of Pennsylvanians in Witchcraft" "Woman 'High Priestess" 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 56 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 & institutio... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 09:40

$38.00
138344

ROCKETS PLANE TRAVEL German Rocketeer Fritz von Opel Prediction 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322675610

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1930 * Rocket plane travel for humans ? * Rockets - rocketry * Fritz von Opel A two column heading near the bottom of the front page reads: "Opel Predicts Rocket Flights From Berlin to New York in 3 Hours at 30-Mile Altitude" Coverage on Fritz von Opel''s prediction of faster travel in the future by the use of rockets. A interesting report prior to any successful rocket flights into space. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cott... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 09:39

$42.00
138343

ALBERT EINSTEIN Receives Keys to the City Visit 1930 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488685798

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1930 * Albert Einstein's visit to America * Receives "keys" to New York City The front page has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN RECEIVES 'KEYS' TO THE CITY" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individua... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 09:38

$37.00
138340

JACK SHARKEY Beats Max Schmeling BOXING TITLE & Nikola Tesla 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322671580

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1932 * Jack Sharkey vs. Max Schmeling * Heavyweight boxing championship fight * Nikola Tesla - father of radio The front page has none column headings that include: "70,000 SEE SHARKEY OUTPOINT SCHMELING TO WIN WORLD TITLE", "Boston Heavyweight Triumphs Over German in 15 Rounds in New Bowl", "OFFICIALS VOTE 2 TO 1" and more (see) Much, much more on pages 28 & 29 with headlines, photos and round by round coverage. Loads of text, too much to photograph here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially here as the fight was at Madison Square Garden. Page 12 has a one column heading: "TESLA, INVENTOR, 75, ATT... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 09:34

$52.00
138329

JOE DIMAGGIO Camel Cigarettes Ad & New York Yankees WORLD SERIES 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322660744

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 1, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio in fullpage cigarette advertisement * New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers * World Series of baseball The back page has a great full page advertisement with Joe DiMaggio promoting Camel cigarettes. One photo shows DiMaggio actually smoking a cigarette with caption: "You Bet I Smoke Camels. Along With All That Swell Flavor, Camels Are Extra Mild" (see) You definitely would never see such an ad with a sport's star today. Also much reporting on the opening day of the 1941 World Series between the Yankees and the Brooklyn Dodgers at Yankee Stadium. Coverage starts on the front page and continues in the sport''s section. See images for port... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2015 09:19

$50.00
138311

BOBBY JONES American Amateur Golfer RETIRES Quits for Film Movies 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322190334

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 18, 1930 * Bobby Jones retires from competitive golf * American amateur golfer quits for film The front page has one column heads announcing the retirement of golfing great Bobby Jones: "JONES QUITS GOLF; ACCEPTS FILM OFFER" "Announces Retirement After Signing for Series of Instructional Pictures on the Game" "Work May Net $250,000" "Demands of His Law Business Prompt Him to End Competitive Play, Champion Says" with the text carrying over to page 33 where there is much more coverage and nice photo captioned; "Bobby Jones" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Co... See More  

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:39

$62.00
138309

HERBERT HOOVER Wars On Gangsters Gangland AL Scarface CAPONE Era 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488260486

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, November 26, 1930. * President Herbert Hoover * Declares war on gangsters * Al "Scarface" Capone era The front page has a one column heading: "PRESIDENT DEMANDS WAR ON GANGSTERS; PUTS DUTY ON STATES" with subheads. (see) Great depression era when Al "Scarface" Capone was in power. 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 subscription cost, libraries &... See More  

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:37

$47.00
138292

LEE HARVEY OSWALD Killed John F. Kennedy Alone Warren Commission 1964 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391322175339

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 28, 1964 * re. John F. Kennedy assassination * Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone * Warren Commission 1st report Almost a year later the historic Warren Commission report on the Kennedy assassination is released and warrants this 2-line 4 column head: "Oswald Is Ruled 'Loner' in Killing" and some subheads as well including: "Warren Report Is Released". Also a ftpg. photo showing Gov. John Connally reviewing the report. The full, lengthy text of the report is not in this issue. Complete in 16 pages, minor tears at margins, generally nice condition.

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:17

$50.00
138217

FLAG SALUTE & Pledge of Allegiance Ruled Unconstitutional 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391319717763

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MORNING POST, Camden, New Jersey, June 15, 1943 * West Virginia Board of Education v. Barnette * United States Supreme Court decision * Pledge of Allegiance - flag salute unconstitutional * Johovah's Witnesses & public schools Among the various front page headlines is a 2 line, 2 column head: "High U.S. Court Reverses Ruling on Flag Salute" with subhead: "Holds Expulsion of Pupils for Refusal Was Unconstitutional". This historic ruling stated that reciting the Pledge of Allegiance was not mandatory in schools, driven by a challenge by the Jehovah's Witnesses. Complete in 20 pages, minor wear at the margins, generally nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2015 06:57

$54.00
138211

German FRITZ VON OPEL Rocket Car Automobile Testing WRECK 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391319715471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 24, 1928 * Fritz von Opel * Rocket car automobile The front page has one column headings that include: "GERMAN ROCKET CAR IS WRECKED IN TEST" "Opel's "Devil Machine" Attains a Speed of 156 1-3 Miles an Hour on Rails" "Leaps track In Second Run" and more. (see) First report coverage on the German rocketeer, Fritz Von Opel, testing his new rocket automobile. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to rema... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2015 06:49

$37.00
138208

MARION INDIANA Grant County Jail NEGROES Lynchings Hangings 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391319714480

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1930 * Marion, Indiana * Negroes lynchings * Grant County Jail Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading announcing: "Indiana Mob of 10,000 Lynches Two Negroes; Beats Wrong Man as Third Alleged Killer" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements. Complete in 36 pages, th... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2015 06:45

$46.00
138207

CHARLES LINDBERGH Predicts Worldwide Airplane Travel on the RADIO 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371486002459

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1930 * Charles Lindbergh radio broadcast * Predicts Worldwide air travel * Commercial airplane flights over oceans The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH, ON RADIO, SAYS OCEAN AIR LINES ARE COMING NEXT" with subheads. (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, 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 indiv... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2015 06:42

$34.00
138204

Child Actor JACKIE COOGAN Uncle Fester Addams Family SUES MOTHER 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391319711305

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 12, 1938 * Jackie Coogan sues his mother * Hollywood child actor star * Uncle Fester - The Addams Family fame * California Child Actor's Bill prelude Page 3 has a one column heading: "MOTHER IS SUED BY JACKIE COOGAN" with subheads. (see) See below for more information on this event. 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 subscription cost... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2015 06:36

$34.00
138202

BOBBY JONES Wins British Amateur Title GRAND SLAM of Golf 1930 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371485998803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 1, 1930. * Golfer Bobby Jones * Wins British amateur championship (1st report) * Old Course at St. Andrews, Scotland * This was the 2nd win of his famous grand slam The front page of this sport's section only has one column headings: "BOBBY JONES BEATS WETHERED, 7 AND 6; WINS BRITISH TITLE" "Captures Amateur Gold Crown, the Only Major Honor That Has Eluded Him" and more with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other sport's news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2015 06:34

$56.00
138170

Teen Idol RUDY VALLEE Marries Actress Fay Webb w/ Photo 1931 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391318986032

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1931 * Rudy Vallee weds * Fay Webb Page 25 has one column headings that include: "RUDY VALLEE WED TO CALIFORNIA GIRL" "Secret Marriage Monday at West Orange Announced by Broadcasting Company" and more with photo of Webb. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:13

$34.00
138169

REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Established & Independence by Truman 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371485349302

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 5, 1946 * Republic of the Philippines established * Independene from the United States * President Harry Truman proclamation Page 5 has one column headings: "TRUMAN DECLARES PHILIPPINES FREE" "Proclamation on Independence Read at Special Observance at Washington Quarters" with complete text of the proclamation by President Harry Truman. (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 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:11

$38.00
138168

Amateur Golfer BOBBY JONES Wins Very 1st James E. Sullivan Award 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371485348808

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 17, 1930 * Bobby Jones (golfer) * 1st James E. Sullivan Award winner The sport's section (page 33) has a five column headline: "Jones to Receive Sullivan Memorial Award with subheads that include: "SULLIVAN MEDAL AWARDED TO JONES" "An Overwhelming Choice" and more with a one column photo of Jones. (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 present. Give... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:10

$39.00
138166

NEVADA GAMBLING Legalized Reno Gaming & Las Vegas on the Horizon 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371485347622

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 21, 1931 * Gambling becomes legal in Nevada (1st report) * Reno NV gaming begins (historic) * Las Vegas would follow Page 3 has one column headings: "'OLD WEST' RETURNS IN NEVADA GAMBLING" "Legalized Gaming Places in Reno Are Thronged From an Early Hour" "DOZENS CATER TO WOMEN" "Mayor Roberts, Survivor of the Old Days, Must Be 'On the Square'" See images for text here. A historic and first report on the legalization of gambling that would lead to the business boom of the famous Las Vegas Strip. I suspect this would be one of the few publications to report this event as other titles in our inventory did not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Comp... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:08

$87.00
138165

MAHATAMA GANDHI Lord Irwin PACT Ratified - SALT MAKING India 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391318983291

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1931 * Gandhi-Irwin Pact ratified * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin * India free to make their own salt The front page has one column headings that include: "GANDHI TRIUMPHANT AT INDIAN CONGRESS; WILL GO TO LONDON" "Truce With Viceroy Ratified, He Will Attend Parley With Party's Full Mandate" and more. (see) First report coverage on the ratification of the Gandhi-Irwin Pact. 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, al... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:07

$39.00
138162

Early TELEVISION John Logie Baird TV Invention w/ Photos 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371485345884

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1928 * John Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions - experiments Page 10 has one column headings: "RECORD REPRODUCES SCENES WITH MUSIC" "Baird Combines Electric Phonograph With Television Principles in Disk Device" "Double Grooves Utilized" and more. (see) Also a banner headline on page xx12 (near back): "TELEVISION'S RADIO CAMERA TAKES PANORAMIC SCENES" with subheads and related photos. Very significant reports during the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. A significant issue for any collector of television history. I suspect this ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:04

$73.00
138161

AMELIA EARHART Woman Aviator Post Airplane Flight Welcome HOME 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391318981394

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1928 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * Post Atlantic Ocean flight * Airplane "Friendship" The front page has a two column headline: "CITY GREETS MISS EARHART; GIRL FLIER, SHY AND SMILING, SHARES PRAISE WITH MATES" with subheads. (see) 1st report coverage on Amelia Earhart's return to America after her famous airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Lengthy text continues on page 2 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, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:03

$56.00
138159

Early AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Prohibition Era Gangland Gangster War 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371485344124

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1928 * Early Al Capone report * Chicago gangster war * Alcohol - beer - prohibition era Page 21 has small one column headings that include: ""Liquor Empire" Revealed "Capone Caused Uale Murder to Aid Huge Alcohol Plan, Police Hold" "Capone To Be Questioned" and more. (see) Reporting on Capone this early are somewhat rare, prior to the St. Valentine's Day massacre. 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, li... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:01

$46.00
138154

PERSECUTION OF JEWS Kristallnacht Aftermath EDUCATION Taking Away 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371485341504

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, November 15, 1938 * Post Crystal Night (Kristallnacht) * Persecution of Jews continues * Ousted from having education The front page has a four column headline: "WASHINGTON CALLS ENVOY FROM BERLIN; CHAMBERLAIN PLANS TO ASK ROOSEVELT TO JOIN IN MOVEMENT TO RESCUE JEWS" with subheads that include: "Reich Ousts Jews From Colleges; Forbids Them to Sell Their Stocks" and more. Coverage on the ongoing persecution of Jews shortly after Kristallnacht (night of broken ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 08:56

$66.00
138152

KRISTALLNACHT Night of Broken Glass JEWS Jewish Pogrom HOLOCAUST 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391318977010

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: NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1938 * Crystal Night (Kristallnacht) * Night of Broken Glass - Persecution of Jews On the eve of Armistice Day, Kate Smith sings Irving Berlin's God Bless America for the first time on her weekly radio show while the papers report the news of what was to become known as Kristallnacht, the "night of broken glass". Nazi troops and sympathizers loot and burn Jewish businesses - the beginning of the horrific Holocaust. This issue contains on the front... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 08:51

$147.00
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