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138002

PHAR LAP DEATH Australian Thoroughbred Race Horse Racing 1932 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391314114504

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1932 * Phar Lap death (1st report) * Australian racehorse * Poisoned? The front page has a two column heading: "Phar Lap, Great Australian Race Horse, Dies in West After First American Triumph" First report coverage continues on page 14 with nice photo of the famed racehorse with career stats. Lengthy 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 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. ... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2015 15:04

$87.00
138001

SUMMER OLYMPICS Los Angeles CA California OPENING & Bonus Army 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391314111503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30, 1932. * Bonus Army - World War I veterans march * Washington D.C. camps * Los Angeles Olympics open (1st report) The front page has a three column headline: "BONUS STRAGGLERS 'MOPPED UP' BY TROOPS; 36 REDS SEIZED; GRAND JURY INQUIRY ON; HOOVER DENOUNCES ATTEMPT AT MOB RULE" with subheads. Much more inside with full page pictorial. Also on the front is a one column heading: "CURTIS TODAY OPENS THE OLYMPIC GAMES IN COLORFUL SCENE" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section (page 10) 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. Com... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2015 14:59

$42.00
138000

FLORENZ ZIEGFELD Show Boat IMPRESARIO Broadway Producer DEATH 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371481652474

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1932 * Broadway producer Florenz Ziegfeld death * Impresario - Show Boat The front page has a one column heading: "FLORENZ ZIEGFELD DIES IN HOLLYWOOD AFTER LONG ILLNESS" with subheads that include: "Leading Figure in New York Theater World Succumbs to Attack of Pleurisy" "Began Career in Chicago" and more. (see) First report coverage continues on page 6 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 26 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 December 06, 2015 14:57

$45.00
137996

MOTHER CABRINI Canonized & Howard Hughes Test Airplane CRASH 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391314105466

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 8, 1946 * Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini * Canonized by Roman Catholic Church * Howard Hughes airplane crash * XF-11 Surveillance aircraft The front page has a two column heading announcing: "Mother Cabrini Canonized; Pope in Homily Urges Peace" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Mother Cabrini becoming the 1st American citizen to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church. Lengthy coverage continues inside with two related photos. Also on the front page is a two column heading near the bottom: "Howard Hughes Gravely Injured In Crash on Test of New Plane" (see) Coverage continues on the back page with s few related photos. Always nice to have notable ... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2015 14:51

$46.00
137973

REVENUE ACT OF 1932 Tax Rates Raised Herbert Hoover LAW SIGNING 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391313674541

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1932 * Revenue Act of 1932 signed into law * Lead to the 1st Federal gas tax * President Herbert Hoover The front page has a three column headline: "PRESIDENT SIGNS $1,118,500,000 TAX BILL; SEES FINANCES NOW ON A 'SOUND BASIS'; DAWES QUITS THE RECONSTRUCTION BOARD" with subheads. First report coverage on the Revenue Act of 1932 signing by President Herbert Hoover. 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 th... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2015 09:07

$34.00
137968

MILLARD HOTEL FIRE Omaha Nebraska Firemen Firefighters DISASTER 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391313666812

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 10, 1933 * Millard Hotel fire - Omaha, Nebraska * Firemen - firefighters disaster (1st report) Page 23 has one column headings: "7 FIREMEN KILLED IN OMAHA BLAZE" "22 Are Injured in Fighting Flames Which Destroy the Historic Millard Hotel" and more. (see) First report coverage on the Millard Hotel fire in Omaha, Nebraska in which 8 firemen perished. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to rem... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2015 09:02

$40.00
137957

ADOLPH HITLER Very 1st Speech Nazi Rally as Chancellor of Germany 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391313654873

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1933 * Early Adolph Hitler * 1st speech as Chancellor The front page has one column headings that include: "HITLER PROCLAIMS WAR ON DEMOCRACY AT HUGE NAZI RALLY" "Foresees Greater Reich" "Chancellor Is Acclaimed in Hall in Which He Rallied Disheartened Followers a Month Ago" and more. (see) This was Adolph Hitler's very 1st public speech after he was appointed chancellor of Germany. 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 produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & lin... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2015 08:40

$44.00
137953

HOOVER DAM Boulder Begins Transmitting Electricty LOS ANGELES CA 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391313649069

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1936. * Hoover Dam begins transmitting electricity * Los Angeles lit by Boulder Dam (Hoover Dam) Page 5 has a two column heading: "Los Angeles Illuminated by Boulder Dam; 7,200,000,000 Candle Power Is Released" (see) First report coverage on Hoover beginning to transmit electricity to Los Angeles, California. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy int... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2015 08:35

$34.00
137897

ROCKETS TO THE MOON Radio Communiation ? and NUREMBERG TRIAL Ends 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391312050803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 1, 1946 * Rocketing to the Moon ? * Placing a radio on it * Nuremberg trial ends This 100+ page newspaper has a two column headline on page E7 (inside, near the back): "A Rocket Radio for Earth-Moon Broadcasts Discussed as a Technical Possibility" with smaller subheads. (see) Coverage on a plan to send a rocket to the Moon and land a radio on it without smashing it. Other news of the day throughout shortly after World War II with report on the end of the Nuremberg Trial. Rag edition, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2015 15:33

$39.00
137894

Golfer BOBBY JONES Upset 19 Yr. Old Johnny Goodman U.S. Amateur 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391312047656

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 5, 1929. * Golfer Bobby Jones beaten (notable upset) * Johnny Goodman of Omaha, Nebraska * United States Amateur Championship (1st round) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BOBBY JONES LOSES TO YOUNG NEBRASKAN IN BIG GOLF UPSET" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section with banner headline: "Jones Loses to Goodman in Day of Sensational Upsets in U.S. Amateur Golf" & subheads, stats and photos. 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 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2015 15:30

$57.00
137886

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Europe Jews NAZIS Atrocities 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371480438121

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 27, 1942 * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time * Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations Page 5 has one column headings that include: "BIG REWARDS PAID IN HEYDRICH CASE", "Two Czechs Get 5,000,000 Crowns Each for Leading Police to Slayers", "More Executed in Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia and Poland--Jews' Toll 700,000" and more. See images for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Europe. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2015 15:20

$44.00
137885

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination WARSAW Ghetto & Luxembourg 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371480437765

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 11, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public - Mary Berg diary * Nazi-occupied Warsaw Ghetto, Poland exterminations * Allies liberate Luxembourg Page 5 has a one column heading: "Slayings In Warsaw Depicted By Witness" See image for coverage on the atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being known. What better evidence to confirm of what really happened then having a 1st hand account from the day it was first reported. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also a banner headline on the front page: "AMERI... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2015 15:19

$46.00
137883

FATS WALLER Thomas Wright Jazz Pianist & Composer DEATH 1943 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391312040268

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, December 16, 1943 * American jazz pianist & composer * Thomas Wright "Fats" Waller death Page 27 has one column headings: "T. W. (FATS) WALLER PIANIST, COMPOSER" "Noted Negro Artist of Stage, Screen and Radio Dies on Train at Age 39" with one column photo of Waller. (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 World War II. 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 su... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2015 15:17

$42.00
137882

TACOMA NARROWS BRIDGE Galloping Gertie Puget Sound Wash. COLLAPSE 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371480436341

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 8, 1940 * Tacoma Narrows Bridge collapse (1st report) * Galloping Gertie * Puget Sound - Washington The front page has one column headings: "BIG TACOMA BRIDGE CRASHES 190 FEET INTO PUET SOUND" "Narrows Span, Third Longest of Type in World, Collapses in Wind--4 Escape Death" First report coverage continues on page 5 with famous photo of the bridge breaking up. (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 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 ... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2015 15:15

$45.00
137880

MARILYN MONROE & Joe DiMaggio Hollywood DIVORCE Stork Club Photo 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391312035534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, October 5, 1954 * Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio divorce * Stork Club photo Page 13 has a 4 column headline: "Marilyn Is Divorcing Joe: Says 'No Chance' They'll Patch Things Up" with subhead and nice photo of the famous couple during happier times at the famous "Stork Club". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, some binding holes along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends December 04, 2015 15:10

$65.00
137850

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination of Jews VILNA GHETTO Nazis Murders 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371480245673

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 16, 1942 * Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public * Nazi-occupied extermination of Jews * Vilna Ghetto - Vilnius Lithuania Page 6 has one column headings: "VILNA MASSACRE OF JEWS REPORTED" "60,000 Slain in Two Weeks by Police Under Nazis, Polish Refugee in Sweden Says" and more. See images for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Europe. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just b... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2015 08:43

$40.00
137813

BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig New York Yankees Shibe Park HOME RUNS 1930 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391310923079

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1930 * Babe Ruth * Lou Gehrig * New York Yankees * Shibe Park home runs * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 26) has a six column headline: "Three Homers Each For Ruth and Gehrig as Yanks Win Twice" with subheads that include: "RUTH HITS 3 MORE AS YANKS WIN TWO" "Now Has 12 Home Runs" "League Record Is Broken" and more. (see) Box scores included as well. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City 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... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2015 09:32

$38.00
137809

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Gangster Mob Mafia MURDER Prohibition Era 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391310921147

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 20, 1931 * Jack "Legs" Diamond assassination The front page has one column headings that include: "DIAMOND PENNILESS; WIDOW SEEKS FUNDS TO BURY GANGSTER" "Murder of Man, Pictured as Gang Chief Though Only Hireling, Causes Hardly a Ripple" and more. (see) Coverage on the assassination of New York City gangster, Jack 'Legs' Diamond. Lengthy text. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition, minor spine war, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 03, 2015 09:28

$39.00
137774

Death of THOMAS GARRIGUE MASARYK 1st Czechoslovakia President 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307579872

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 15, 1937 * Thomas Garrigue Masaryk death (1st report) * Czechoslovakia founder & 1st President Page 23 has a two column heading: "Czechs Bowed by Masaryk Death; Special Parliament Session Called" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City 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 th... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 12:05

$42.00
137770

PAULINE BETZ ADDIE Wins Women's Singles WIMBLEDON Tennis Title 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476176835

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 7, 1946 * Pauline Betz Addie * The Championships, Wimbledon * Women's tennis singles title won The front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "U.S. TAKES 4 TITLES AT WIMBLEDON; MISS BETZ A VICTOR" with subheads and photo. (see) 1st report coverage on Pauline Betz winning her first and only Wimbledon Women's singles title. Incomplete issue containing the entire sport's section only with all 6 pages. Rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 29, 2015 12:02

$23.00
137765

LA SALLE HOTEL Silver Grill Cocktail Lounge FIRE Chicago Illinois 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307575111

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1946 * La Salle Hotel fire (1st report) * Silver Grill Cocktail Lounge * Chicago, Illinois The front page has two column headings: "58 Die in Chicago Hotel Fire; 200 Hurt by Flames, Smoke" "Panic Sweeps 22-Story LaSalle--Most of Victims Suffocated--Many Jump Into Nets or Are Rescued by Ladders" First report coverage continues on the back page with photo of the aftermath. 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 co... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:56

$42.00
137750

HOTEL CANFIELD FIRE Holocaust Disaster w/ Photo Dubuque IA Iowa 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476157895

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 10, 1946 * Canfield Hotel fire in Dubuque, Iowa w/ photo The front page has a two column headline: "15 Dead, 22 Missing as Fire Sweeps Hotel at Dubuque" with subhead. (see) Article continues on page three with related photo. 1st report coverage on the Canfield Hotel fire disaster in Dubuque Iowa. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City 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.... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:41

$40.00
137745

LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR Pittsburgh PA Nursing Home FIRE 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307563876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 25, 1931 * Little Sisters of the Poor * Nursing home fire disaster * Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania The front page has one column headings that include: "30 DEAD, 20 MISSING IN PITTSBURGH FIRE AT HOME FOR AGED" "Flames Swiftly Envelop Old Building of Little Sisters of the Poor, Housing 250" "INMATES LEAP INTO NETS" and more. (see) First report coverage on the fire disaster at the Little Sisters of the Poor home for the aged in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on v... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:35

$34.00
137742

HUGO BLACK United States Supreme Court KKK Klux Klux Klan ? 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476153029

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 18, 1937 * Hugo Black - American politician and jurist * Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court * Klu Klux Klan - KKK The front page has a two column headline: "BLACK CONFIRMED BY SENATE, 63-16; DEBATE IS BITTER" with subheads that include: "Klan Charge By Copeland" and more. Much more on page 6. Loads of text, too much to photo. 1st report coverage on Hugo Black taking office as Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Black was accused by many of being associated with the Klu Klux Klan. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. C... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:32

$37.00
137741

BATTLE OF BILBAO Spanish Civil War Nationalist Army Spain CAPTURE 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476152636

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 20, 1937 * Battle of Bilbao ends - Spain * Spanish Civil War * Nationalist Army victory The front page has a two column headline: "BILBAO CAPTURED BY REBEL FORCES; DEFENDERS FLEE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Nationalist Army conquering Bilbao Basques, Spain. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, 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-qual... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:31

$34.00
137740

ROMAN CATHOLIC SCHOOLS Shut Down in Bavaria NAZIS Germany Reich 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476152026

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 21, 1937 * Roman Catholic Church - schools * Nazi Germany - Third Reich resistance The front page has a three column headline: "CATHOLIC SCHOOLS ARE SHUT BY THE NAZIS IN ALL BAVARIA; THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN OUT" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very hi... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:30

$34.00
137738

KNUTE ROCKE Notre Dame College Football Coach FUNERAL & BURIAL 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307558918

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1931 * Knute Rockne funeral & burial * Notre Dame head football coach * re. airplane crash disaster The front page has one column headings that include: "ROCKNE LAID TO REST; THOUSANDS AT GRAVE" "Body of Notre Dame's Famous Coach Buried at South Bend With Simple Ceremonies" and more. (see) First report coverage on Knute Rockne's funeral and burial continues on page 16 with related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements 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 remain very white & stu... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:26

$45.00
137736

UNITED FLIGHT 521 Airplane Disaster Port Deposit MD Maryland 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307555905

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, May 31, 1947 * United Flight 521 disaster * Airplane crash * Port Deposit, Maryland The front page has a nice five column headline announcing: "53 KILLED AS AIRLINER CRASHES AND BURNS IN MARYLAND WOODS; DISASTER HERE LAID TO WIND SHIFT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 26 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 i... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:19

$40.00
137725

Woman Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Marriage Weds George Putnam 1931 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476140426

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1931. * Amelia Earhart * George Putnam * Marriage The front page has one column headings that include: "AMELIA EARHART WEDS G.P. PUTNAM" "But Atlantic Flier Will Remain 'Miss Earhart' for Business Purposes and Writing" and more with photo of the couple on page 3. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:07

$36.00
137705

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Jack McGurn CHARGED Al Capone Hitman 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307425355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day massacre arrest * Jack McGurn - Al Capone trigger man Page 7 has one column headings that include: "MURDER CHARGES LODGED IN CHICAGO" "McGurn and Fanelli, Alleged Gang Gunners, Are Accused of Killing Moran's Seven Men" "15 Others Still Hunted" and more. (see) 1st report coverage on the murder indictment of Al Capone henchman, Jack McGurn, for his role in the St. Valentine's Day massacre. Interesting report here which mentions Louis Rolfe, a "blonde alibi" woman which would become a key figure into the investigation that would ultimately prevent McGurn from prosecution. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 08:27

$38.00
137634

Early ADOLPH HITLER to be Indicted for TREASON ? Fascism Fascist 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305657355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1930 * Early Adolph Hitler * Indictment for high treason ? * National Socialist (Fascist) The top of the front page has a heading: "Indictment of Hitler for Treason Sought as Three Officers Are Tried" with subhead: "Boastfulness of German Army Youths Involves Fascist Chief--Their Aim for a 'Moral Military Revival' Told--Accused Denounce Government" Rare to find front page reporting on this infamous dictator prior to gaining power in Germany. 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 ... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2015 08:06

$39.00
137632

Rare BABE RUTH Pitches Game New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371474424197

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1930 * Babe Ruth pitches game vs. Red Sox * New York Yankees last game of season * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 24) has a banner headline: "Ruth, Pitching First Time in Ten Years, Beats the Red Sox; Season Closes" with subheads that include: "PITCHING OF RUTH BAFFLES RED SOX" and more with box scores. (see) Interesting Ruth item as he pitched against the team he used to pitch for regularly for a short time. Nice to have in this famous New York City paper. I suspect he pitched this game because it didn't mean much being the last game of the season and they wanted to get a good crowd out for the game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2015 08:04

$67.00
137628

CADIZ Harrison County OHIO Coal Mine Mining EXPLOSION Disaster 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305654232

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 30, 1940 * Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio * Nelms coal mine explosion disaster Page 19 has one column headings: "25 TO 27 TRAPPED DEEP IN OHIO MINE" "Rock Falls retard Rescuers Seeking to Reach Men Cut Off by Explosion" (see) First report coverage on the disaster at the Nelms mine of the Ohio-Pennsylvania coal company in Cadiz, Ohio. 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather tha... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2015 07:59

$40.00
137624

EDDIE RICKENBACKER American WWI Fighter Ace Found at Sea ALIVE 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371474417714

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 15, 1942 * Eddie Rickenbacker found alive * American World War I airplane fighter ace * Adrift at sea for 24 days The front page has a two column headline: "FIND RICKENBACKER AND 5 MATES SAFE; SIXTH DIED ON RAFT" with subheads that include: "Captain and Two Others Discovered 600 Miles From Samoa" and more with photo of Rickenbacker. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with nice pictorial. First report coverage on the rescue of Captain Eddie Rickenbacker after he was adrift at sea for 24 days. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day with much more on World War II. Complete 1st section only with all 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2015 07:52

$67.00
137594

KONSTANTIN TSIOLKOVSKY Father of ROCKETS Rocketry Pioneer DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473837324

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1935 * Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky death * Father of rockets & Astronautics Page 21 has one column headings: "TSIOLKOVSKI IS DEAD; DESIGNER OF ROCKETS" "Willed All Works on Aviation to Soviet When He Felt His Illness Would Be Fatal" 1st report coverage on the death of this famous scientist who is one of the founding fathers of rocketry. 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:24

$44.00
137593

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Street Signs Names Changed JEWS EVICTED & Wealth 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305092193

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 28, 1938 * The Jewish Holocaust in progress * Street signs changed from Jewish names to German * Eviction of Jews from area villages - Jewish wealth studied Page 6 has one column headings: "REICH JEWS' FLATS CAUSING SCRAMBLE" "Authorities Swamped by Pleas From 'Aryans' for Homes. Council Patience" "80 Street Designations That Honor Jews Are Altered--Poland Seizes Property" See photos for coverage on the ongoing Jewish holocaust in Nazi Germany. Othe... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:23

$100.00
137592

THOMAS JEFFERSON MEMORIAL Groundbreaking Ceremony TOTO the Clown 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305091548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 16, 1938 * Jefferson Memorial begins construction (ground breaking) * President Thomas Jefferson honored * Toto the clown death Page 3 has one column headings that include: "ROOSEVELT LAUDS JEFFERSON'S DEEDS", "President, at Start of Memorial, Says Virginian Set Up Nation as a Democracy", "SITE HAILED AT EXERCISES" and more. Also a one column headline on page reads: "JEFFERSON'S MEMORIAL" 1st report coverage on the ground breaking ceremony for the initial beginning of the construction of the Jefferson Memorial. Page 2 has a two column heading: "Toto, Famous Clown, Dies at 50; Fails to Recover From Operation" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:22

$39.00
137588

Very 1st WORLD CUP SOCCER Title Game URUGUAY vs. Argentina 1930 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305088469

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 31, 1930 * Very 1st World Cup soccer championship game This issue of the Times reports the final game of the very first World Cup tournament. With soccer being a somewhat unknown sport in the United States at the time, it is exceedingly difficult to find any 1930 reports of the World Cup in American newspapers, coverage lacking in several major city publications. The one column headline on the sports page reads: "Uruguay Annexes Title At Soccer" with subheads: "70,000 Spectators See Argentine Lose Contest for World Honors by 4-2" "Victors Stage Come-Back" "Trailing by 1-2 at End of First Half, They Launch Attack Which Brings Triumph". The text takes three... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:19

$135.00
137584

THOMAS E. DEWEY New York Governor Election WIN 1942 World War II NYC Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, November 4, 1942 * Thomas E. Dewey elected New York Governor The front page has a nice banner headline: "DEWEY ELECTED GOVERNOR IN STATE SWEEP" with subheads and a nice photo of Thomas E. Dewey. More on the inside pages. Nice to have in this famous New York title. 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 the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers o... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:14

$42.00
137583

BABE RUTH New York Yankees vs. Walter Johnson Charity Game Stunt 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473832046

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1942 * Famous Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity stunt * Ruth hits home run The sport's section (page 19) has a banner headline: "69,136 See Yanks Split Twin Bill; Gate for Service Funds Exceeds $80,000" with subheads that include: "Ruth, Johnson Turn Back Clock; Fans See What Made Them Click" and more with 2 nice related photos (see photos). First report coverage on the Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity pregame attraction for the Army and Navy fund during World War II. Great to have in this famous NYC title. 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 newspr... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:13

$42.00
137571

DON BUDGE & ALICE MARBLE Wins US Open Tennis Championships 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473635080

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, September 25, 1938 * Tennis players Don Budge and Alice Marble * US United States Open Tennis Championships The front page of this sport's section only has a banner headline: "BUDGE AND MISS MARBLE CAPTURE U.S. TENNIS FINALS" with subheads and two photos. (see) Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:50

$23.00
137568

1st WALKER CUP MATCH Amateur Golfers Won by Great Britain Ireland 1938 Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 5, 1938 * Walker Cup Match - amateur golfers * 1st ever Great Britain victory * Old Course at St Andrews - Scotland The front page of this sport's section only has a banner headline: "BRITISH WIN WALKER CUP FROM U. S. FOR 1ST TIME, 7-4" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Great Britain winning their very first Walker Cup Match. Other sporting news throughout. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:45

$28.00
137555

NEW YORK YANKEES Joe DiMaggio Era Wins AL Baseball Pennant Flag 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473612198

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1938 * New York Yankees win flag * Joe DiMaggio era * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 23) has a five column headline announcing: "Yanks Clinch Tenth American League Pennant" with subheads that include: "TWO RECORDS MADE AS YANKS WIN FLAG" and more with box scores and photo of Joe McCarthy. Yankees would go on and win the World Series as well. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. G... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:21

$39.00
137554

Best LOU GEHRIG Iron Horse New York Yankees 1,000 GAME Streak 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473611822

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, NY, August 19, 1931 * Lou Gehrig - New York Yankees * 1,000 consecutive game milestone * Best title to be had The sport's section (page 26) has a five column headline: "Tigers Triumph Over Yankees in Eleventh, 5 to 4" with subheads that include: "GEHRIG EXTENDS STRING" Plays 1,000th Consecutive American League Contest as Member of New York Club" and more with photo of Gehrig. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC paper. 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 ... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:20

$40.00
137553

Best BABE RUTH HITS 600th HOME RUN New York Yankees Baseball 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473611419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 22, 1931. * 600th Career Home Run * George Herman Babe Ruth * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The sport's section (page 11) has a four column headline: "Yanks Win, Ruth Driving 600th Homer" with subheads: "Ruth Hits No. 35 As Yanks Win, 11-7" "Circuit Drive That Helps Set Back Browns is 600th of Major League Career" and more with box scores. Also a related report: "Ruth Gives $10 For Ball" "Rewards Boy Who Returns Memento of His 600th Home Run." 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,... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:19

$130.00
137504

WALL STREET Stock Market Prices Breaks Pre CRASH & Amelia Earhart 1929 Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1929 * Stock market decline - Wall Street crash ? * Amelia Earhart makes emergency landing in cornfield The front page has one column headlines that include: "STOCK PRICES BREAK HEAVILY AS MONEY SOARS TO 14 PER CENT" "Tightening of Country's Credit Causes One of Broadest Drops in Exchange's History" "90 Issues At Year's Low" "5,862,210 Shares Traded" and more. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. If they only knew what was to come a few months later. Page 22 has a one column heading: "Miss Earhart Forced To Land In Cornfield" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:24

$48.00
137503

Early & Rare Pre KING KONG Movie Release Mention 1932 New York Times Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 11, 1932 * Very early King Kong movie mention Before the movie would premiere in March, 1933, this issue has a early and somewhat inconspicuous mention of King Kong in a little piece on page 7 of the Movie-Drama section (inside) of this newspaper, reading: "With his 'King Kong' now about ready for exhibition, Merian C. Cooper is turning his attention to another adventure theme with the title of 'Killer at Large'...". Other news, sports and advertisements of the era. Complete in a thich 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 rema... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:23

$42.00
137502

INDIA INDEPENDENCE DAY Rally Celebration Mahatma Gandhi Bombay 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301266084

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1930 * Independence rally in Bombay India * Mahatma Gandhi Page 6 has one column headings: "REDS IN INDIA CLASH WITH NATIONALISTS" "300 Tear Down Latter's Falgs at Huge 'Independence Day' Meeting in Bombay" "ASSAIL GANDHI PROGRAM" and more. (see) 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 individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Very nice... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:22

$40.00
137501

GALLANT FOX Triple Crown KENTUCKY DERBY Churchill Downs HORSE Race1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301264183

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 18, 1930 * Gallant Fox race horse * Triple crown of horse racing * Kentucky Derby (1st of 3 wins) The sport's section (page 27) has a four column headline: "Turfmen Hail Gallant Fox as Champion" with subheads and photo. (see) 1st report coverage on Gallant Fox winning the Kentucky Derby, 1st leg to his eventual triple crown. 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 individual... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:21

$39.00
137500

BOBBY JONES Wins Sunningdale Golf Club Tournament GOLD VASE 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301262322

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 20, 1930 * Amateur golfer Bobby Jones * Sunningdale Golf Club, Berkshire * Golf Illustrated Gold Vase The sport's section (page 34) has a banner headline: "Record 68 on Second Round Gives Bobby Jones Victory in Sunningdale Golf" with subheads that include: "BOBBY JONES TAKES GOLD VASE WITH 143" and more. (see) 1st report coverage on Bobby Jones winning at Sunningdale Golf Club in Berkshire, England. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 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 November 21, 2015 14:20

$45.00
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