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141804

1st KING KONG - Fay Wray Movie Film REVIEW 1933 New York City Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371562325747

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1933 * Original King Kong movie... 1st movie review This is an extremely significant issue, as page 12 contains the first review of the movie "King Kong", headed: "A Fantastic Film in Which a Monstrous Ape Uses Automobiles for Missiles and Climbs a Skyscraper" with the review taking about about a full column. For any collector of King Kong memorabilia, this would be a cornerstone piece, rarely found today. Nice to have in this famous newspaper and where this movie was first shown to the public. Other news of the day throughout with much on the upcoming 1st inauguration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Thirty-six pages, 3 large cutouts on three unrel... See More  

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Ends March 27, 2016 07:54

$95.00
141797

JACK Machine Gun McGURN Al Scarface Capone Hit Man ASSASSINATION 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371562320539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 16, 1936 * Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassination * St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame * Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man The front page has one column haedings: "ASSASSINS MURDER MACHINE-GUNNER AID OF AL CAPONE" "Jack McGurn Killed in Chicago On Seventh Anniversary of Valentine's Day Massacre" (see) McGurn was the main hit man for Al Capone during the gangster heyday of the 1920's. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 27, 2016 07:41

$47.00
141793

PETE ROSE "Charlie Hustle" BANNED Major League Baseball for Life 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391393673087

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, August 25, 1989 * Pete Rose is banned from baseball The front page has a heading that announces: "Banished for life: Pete's out" with subhead and photo. More on page 2. Complete 1st section only with all 14 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 27, 2016 07:34

$28.00
141792

SCHOOL SEGREGATION Supreme Court Ruling CIVIL RIGHTS Negroes Race 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391393672451

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, October 30, 1969 * School segregation must end * Supreme Court ruling The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Supreme Court School Ruling Hailed, Hit" and more. First report coverage on the Supreme Court ruling that school districts must end segregation. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, minor text loss, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends March 27, 2016 07:33

$42.00
141790

FLEAGLE GANG Bank Robber JAKE Branson MO Missouri Shootout Killed 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371562315652

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, October 14, 1930 * Fleagle Gang member killed * American bank robbers & murderers The front page has a one column heading: "Jake Fleagle, Long Sought Bandit, Is Caught in Missouri" First report coverage on the shootout between Jake Fleagle and authorities. Fleagle would later die from his wounds a short time later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, tiny binding holes along spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 27, 2016 07:27

$37.00
141788

STANDARD OIL Anti-Trust Case vs New Jersey MONOPOLY Supreme Court 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371562314633

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, May 16, 1911 * Standard Oil anti-trust case * Supreme Court decision (1st report) One of the more significant Supreme Courts cases of the 20th century which impacted the way business operated was the case of "Standard Oil of New Jersey vs. the United States". In this case the Supreme Court of the United States found Standard Oil guilty of monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anti-competitive actions. The court's remedy was to divide Standard Oil into several competing firms. The front page headline proclaims the historic decision with a two column headline: "STANDARD OIL TRUST MUST BE DISSOLVED" with subhead: "Supreme Cou... See More  

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Ends March 27, 2016 07:24

$82.00
141783

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio BIRTHDAY Joe DiMaggio New York Times 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391393210774

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 1941 * Nikola Tesla birthday * Father of Radio Physics & more * Joe DiMaggio brothers photo Page 15 has a very tiny & discrete heading: "Dr. Tesla 85 Years Old Today" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. 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 of these high-quality editions. Clipping cut out in the sport's section, otherwise in very... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2016 15:53

$34.00
141767

Actor RUDOLPH VALENTINO & Natacha Rambova Marriage Ruled Invalid 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391392941298

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 16, 1922 * Rudolph Valentino - The Sheik * Marriage to Natacha Rambova Page 10 has a one column heading: "VALENTINO'S MARRIAGE INVALID, JUDGES SAY" with subhead. (see) He would be arrested arrested for bigamy shortly after this. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning, some margin wear, generally good.

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Ends March 26, 2016 09:54

$33.00
141704

Best JOSEPH FILKOWSKI Polish Bootlegger Gangster Mob GETS LIFE 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391391784562

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, Cleveland, Ohio, April 16, 1932 * Gangster Joseph Filkowski * Polish-American bootlegger * Best title to be had The ftpg. has a very bold banner head on longtime Cleveland underworld figure Joe Filkowski: "JOE GETS LIFE TERM", with a photo of him headed: "As Filkowski Hears Mercy Verdict", and subhead: "Filkowski Is Saved From Death Chair" & more. This coverage is likely only to be found in a Cleveland newspaper. Complete in 14 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2016 16:44

$32.00
141703

DEAN O'BANION Mobster Assassination MOB Boss GANGSTER Funeral 1924 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391391784191

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHRONICLE & NEWS, Allentown, Pennsylvania, Nov. 12, 1924 * Dean O'Banion assassination * Chicago mobster & gunman * Prelude to "St. Valentine's Day Massacre" The top of the front page has one column heads: "Connect Woman With Murder Of Chicago Gangster" "Dion O'Bannion To Have Lavish Funeral" "Tens of Thousands of Dollars Worth of Flowers Have Been Ordered". Eighteen pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends March 24, 2016 16:43

$32.00
141701

MA BARKER GANG Fred OUTLAWS Gun Battle Gang KILLED in Florida 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371560520409

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, Jan. 16, 1935 * Ma Barker and Fred Barker * Florida outlaws killings (1st report) A 3 column head announces: "FEDERAL AGENTS OVERTAKE GANGSTERS" with subheads that include: "3 Killed By U.S. Agents" they being Fred Barker, "Ma" Barker, and Alvin Carpis (see). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2016 16:41

$46.00
141649

PROHIBITION ENDING ? Homemade Beer Brewery Brewing Legal ? 1930 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371559818074

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1930 * Prohibition ending in America " * Francis Scott McBride * Homemade beer legal ? The front page has a two column headline: "HOME BREWING IS LAWFUL, SOMETIMES, SAYS M'BRIDE; LEAGUE ADIS DRINKING DRYS" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 23, 2016 16:13

$40.00
141647

GATES Fayette County PA Pennsylvania Mine Mining EXPLOSION 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391391056955

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, February 2, 1922 * Gates, Fayette County, Pennsylvania * Frick Coke Company mine explosion disaster The front page has a two column headline: "BODIES OF 16 MINERS KILLED IN AN EXPLOSION TAKEN FROM GATES MINE TODAY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Gates, PA Frick Coke Company mine explosion. Other news of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light browning, a few binding slits along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 23, 2016 16:10

$32.00
141646

SARA DELANO ROOSEVELT Franklin D. FDR's Mother DEATH w/ Photos 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391391056279

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1941 * Sara Delano Roosevelt death * President Franklin D. mother * FDR The front page has a two column heading: "Mother of President Dies At Her Home in Hyde Park" with photo of Mrs. Roosevelt and subhead. (See) Much more on pages 10 and 11 with 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 34 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Sara Delano died suddenly on September 7, 1941, 230 days after her son's third inauguration as President and two weeks before her 87th birthday. The funeral was held at The Church of the Incarnation (Episcopal) ... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2016 16:09

$40.00
141630

Actor RUDOLPH VALENTINO The Sheik & Natacha Rambova DIVORCE Split 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371559684230

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Michigan, August 20, 1925 * Actor Rudolph Valentino * Natacha =Rambova photo The front page has a two column heading above nice photo of Natacha Rambova: "Valentino and Bride At Parting of Ways" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 24 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 23, 2016 12:36

$34.00
141620

UNITED NATIONS UN Intergovernmental Organization ESTABLISHED 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391390915631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, October 25, 1945 * The United Nations established (UN) * Intergovernmental Organization The front page has a five column headline: "UNO Officially comes to Being; Russia Voted Down on New Veto" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the United Nations organization being established. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization to promote international co-operation. A replacement for the ineffective League of Nations, the organization was established on 24 October 1945 after World War II in order to p... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2016 12:18

$52.00
141619

Best JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees Purchase 1st Time 1934 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371559671674

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1934 * Great Joe DiMaggio issue in his infancy * New York Yankees 1st acquire him * MLB Baseball - Best title to be had The sport's section (page 28) has a banner headline that announces: "Yankees Obtain Di Maggio, Coast League Batting Star, in Player Transaction" with subheads and early action photo of DiMaggio. This is in fact the first time DiMaggio was reported in the famous New York Times. A very early report on the Yankee Clipper when he was only 19 years old. He would not make his Yankee debut until May 3, 1936. Notice they spelled his last name with a space between the "i" and "M". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 p... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2016 12:16

$130.00
141618

KING IBN SAUD Saudi Arabia Adds to Harem w/ Another WIFE Married 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371559670809

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 19, 1935 * King Abdul-Aziz of Saudi Arabia * 1st monarch of Saudi Arabia Page 6 has a small one column heading: "King Ibn Saud Increases Wives by Proxy Marriage" See image for brief text here. Coverage on the Saudi Arabian monarch marrying another new wife. 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 throughout. Complete in 34 pages, good condition.

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Ends March 23, 2016 12:15

$39.00
141568

STEAMER MACKINAC Bolier Explosion Newport Rhode Island Disaster 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388904803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, August 19, 1925 * Steamer Mackinac * Boiler explosion disaster * Newport RI Rhode Island The front page has a two column heading: "Panic Aboard Ship Follows explosion; Four Dead, 74 Hurt" First report coverage on the boiler explosion of the Steamer Mackinac near Newport, Rhode Island. An early report here as the number of dead would rise significantly. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, a little margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends March 20, 2016 11:21

$33.00
141565

BARTON HOTEL Skid Row Transients Chicago Illinois FIRE Disaster 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557582121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 13, 1955 * Barton Hotel fire disaster * Skid Row, West Madison Street * Chicago, Illinois - transients Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "25 Derelicts Dire in Hotel Fire; Chicago Blames 'Human Torch'" First report coverage on the Barton Hotel fire at Chicago, Illinois continues inside with related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 74 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:56

$40.00
141563

TEXTILE WORKERS STRIKE w/ Woonsocket RI Rhode Island RIOT & More 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388881129

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 13, 1934 * Woonsocket, Rhode Island mill riot * General Textile Strike of 1934 The front page has a two column headline: "MILL STRIKE RIOT LOOSES WILD MOB ON WOONSOCKET" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the riots in other parts of the East. 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 the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than in... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:54

$38.00
141561

LAUREL MS Mississippi NEGRO Lynching Howard Wash 1942 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557580134

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 18, 1942 * Howard Wash, Laurel, Mississippi lynching * Great World War II coverage Page 49 has one column headings that include: "MISSISSIPPI MOB LYNCHES A SLAYER" "Overpowers Sheriff and Takes Negro Convicted Friday to Bridge on Victim's Farm" and more. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of negro Howard Wash in Laurel, Mississippi. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news of the day with much on World War II. Complete 1st section with all 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:52

$62.00
141560

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal Fails in House 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388878837

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WORLD TELEGRAM, December 5, 1932 * Repeal of U.S. prohibition fails * 18th Amendment continues * John Nance Garner The front page has a one column heading: "REPEAL LOST IN CONGRESS BY 144 TO 171" with subheads. (see) Ironically the repeal of prohibition would be ratified exactly one year later on December 5, 1933. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:50

$33.00
141559

Tony Nathan (Woodlawn movie fame) Alabama Crimson Tide Miami Dolphins 1977 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388877418

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1977 * Tony Nathan, of "Woodlawn" fame, rushes for two touchdowns and throws for another * Alabama secures the SEC title - setting the stage for a trip to the Sugar Bowl * O.J Simpson & Ken Norton coverage Page 9 of the sports section has: "Alabama Wins, Clinches S.E.C. Title, Bowl Birth", followed by text which includes in part, "Tony Nathan scored two touchdowns on 1-yard plunges and threw a 20-yard touchdown pass as second-ranked Alabama overcame a rash of fumbles to down Louisiana State, 24-3, today and capture its sixth Southeastern Conference championship in seven years." This is the report of Tony Nathan, of Woodlawn fame, who overcame severe racial ob... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:49

$55.00
141551

TOM MIX KILLED Westerns Movie Actor Arizona Car Accident 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557573522

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1940 * Western actor Tom Mix killed * Arizona car accident Page 19 has one column headings: "Mix's Body Flown West" "Military Rites for Cowboy Will Be Held in Glendale" 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 of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:37

$39.00
141532

JOHNSON CITY Illinois McClintock Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1924 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388384985

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, January 26, 1924 * Johnson City, Illinois * McClintock coal mine disaster The front page has a two column heading: "MINE EXPLOSION KILLS 30 IN JOHNSON CITY ILL HORROR" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:56

$32.00
141531

AMELIA EARHART Transatlantic Solo Airplane Flight WELCOME HOME 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557081824

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, June 20, 1932. * Amelia Earhart welcome home * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo The front page has a one column heading: "AMELIA E. PUTNAM REACHES HOME" with subhead. (see) Nice to have from hometown state. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little spine wear, good condition.

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:55

$34.00
141528

AL CAPONE Chicago Gangland Gangster to get ELECTRIC CHAIR ? 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388382389

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 19, 1930 * Al Capone - Chicago gangster Page 21 has one column headings that include: "DEATH FOR CAPONE, CRIES JUDGE LYLE" "Chicago Prosecutor Declares 'Wee Will Send Him to the Chair if Possible'" and more. (see) Firsrt report coverage on Judge John H. Lyle wanting to send Al Capone to the electric chair. Judge Lyle was known to charge many famous prohibition gangsters for vagrancy. Unusual report here. 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 percentag... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:49

$40.00
141527

JOHNNY WEISSMULLER Wins Olympic Swimming Gold Medals TARZAN Fame 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557077845

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, August 12, 1928 * Johnny Weissmuller wins Olympic gold * Star of Tarzan with swimming photo The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "American Swimmers Capture Five Out of Six Championships at Amsterdam" with subheads that include: "Weissmuller, Miss Osipowitch Win Finals, Girl Breaking World Record" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50+ pages, light toning, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:47

$42.00
141526

COWBOYS-REDSKINS RIVALRY Dallas vs. Washington 1st NFL Football 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557076842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 10, 1960 * Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins * Very 1st NFL football game of this famous rivalry * 1960 World Series of Baseball (game 4) The sport's section is dominated by reporting on game 4 of the 1960 World Series between the New York Yankees and Pittsburgh Pirates. But page 15 (sport's section) has a somewhat discrete report on the very 1st NFL game between the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins which some consider the greatest rivalry in sports. The small one column heading reads: "'Skins Scalp Cowboys As Guglielmi Is Star" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, minor margin wear, gene... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:45

$42.00
141505

GULF HOTEL FIRE Houston TX Texas FIRE Holocaust Disaster 1943 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557055960

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1943 * Gulf Hotel fire disaster * Houston, Texas * World War II Page 17 has a one column heading: "48 PERISH IN FIRE IN HOUSTON HOTEL" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Gulf Hotel fire disaster in downtown Houston, Texas where 55 lives were lost. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. 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 subscriber... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:05

$37.00
141476

PARTITION OF INDIA Pakistan Independence & Howard Hughes Trial 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371556387082

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE KNICKERBOCKER NEWS, Albany, August 16, 1947. * Partition of Palestine * Judaica - Jewish Page 2 has a one column heading: "India Next On Russia's Schedule" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2016 16:30

$28.00
141440

NEW YORK YANKEES vs. St. Louis Cardinals World Series of Baseball 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391386829418

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 5, 1943 * New York Yankees vs. St. Louis Cardinals * World Series of baseball (game 1) * World War II era The front page has a two column headline: "Yankees Win Opener Behind Fine Pitching Of 'Spud' Chandler" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 20 pages, good condition.

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Ends March 17, 2016 16:24

$34.00
141438

BOSTON BRAVES (Atlanta) vs. Cleveland Indians World Series FELLER 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391386828116

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 6, 1948 * Boston Braves (Atlanta) * Cleveland Indians * Bob Feller 2-hitter loss * World Series of baseball The front page has a three column heading: "Braves Win Opener, 1-0; Feller Drops Two-Hitter" with subheads, box scores and pictorial. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2016 16:22

$34.00
141436

1929 WORLD SERIES Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Athletics Game 1 Newspaper MLB


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371555730121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 9, 1929 * 1929 World Series (game 1) * Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Athletics * Major league baseball MLB The front page has a three column headline: "ATHLETICS TAKE FIRST SERIES CONTEST; OBSCURE EHMKE WINS HURLING DUEL, 3-1; SETS RECORD" with subheads, box scores and two related photos. (see) Much more in the sport' section. Loads of text. Much more in the sport's section (pages 12 & 13) with headlines, photos and lineups. (see) 1st report coverage on game 3 of the 1929 World Series Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends March 17, 2016 16:19

$35.00
141388

NEW YORK YANKEES vs. Brooklyn Dodgers World Series of Baseball 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391386504591

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 1, 1953 * New York Yankees * World Series of baseball (game 1) * Brooklyn Dodgers - "The Bums" The front page has a four column headline: "Yankee Power Scores 9-5 Victory in Series Opener" with subheads, photos and box scores. (see) Much more in the sport's section. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 17, 2016 07:46

$34.00
141371

ALBERT EINSTEIN Cosmic Religion Religious Spirituality Science 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371555442443

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 16, 1930 * Professor Albert Einstein * Cosmic Religion - spirituality * Religious Cosmology Page xx3 (inside, near back) has a banner headline: "PROFESSOR EINSTEIN'S 'COSMIC RELIGION'; A SYMPOSIUM" with many subheads and related illustration. Lengthy text. More on Einstein. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a 80+ page Sunday edition, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers... See More  

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Ends March 17, 2016 07:02

$62.00
141356

JIM BROWN Cleveland Browns Rushing Yds Breaks NFL RECORD Football 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371554964129

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 21, 1963 * Jim Brown breaks rushing yards record * Cleveland Browns - NFL football The sport's section (page 42) has a one column heading: "BROWNS TRIUMPH OVER EAGLES, 37-7" with subhead: "Jimmy Brown Sets Career Mark for Yards Rushing" (see) First report coverage on the game in which Jim Brown broke the all time rushing record at the time. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2016 13:40

$42.00
141354

JIM THORPE Olympics Trophies Lost - ADMITS Pro Baseball Athlete 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371554962853

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, January 28, 1913 * Jim Thorpe has to return his Olympic trophies * Indian athlete from Carlisle, Pennsylvania Page 3 has one column headings: "Jim Thorpe Professional" "Hero of Olympic Games Loses Trophies--Records Wiped Out" (see) Twelve pages, evenly toned, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 16, 2016 13:38

$47.00
141353

PANAMA CANAL ZONE OPENS Atlantic & Pacific Oceans Connect Ships 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371554962209

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, August 15, 1914. * Panama Canal Inaugural - opening * Atlantic Ocean connects Pacific The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PANAMA CELEBRATES THE CANAL OPENING" with subheads. (see) See images for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 16, 2016 13:36

$52.00
141284

JOSEPH P. KENNEDY, SR. Resigns U.S. Securities & Exchange Chairman1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371552464293

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 21, 1935 * Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. resignation * U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission The front page has one column headings: "Kennedy Resigns as Sec Chairman"; "Roosevelt Praises His Leadership in Winning Confidence of Investors and Financiers" and more. (see) Article continues on page 4 with one column photo of Kennedy. 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 & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy ... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2016 15:21

$40.00
141282

TRANSATLANTIC AIRPLANE FLIGHT Elsie Mackay Walter Hinchliffe TRY 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391383476282

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTEPRRISE, Massachusetts, March 15, 1928 * Walter Hinchliffe & Elsie Mackay * Transatlantic airplane flight goes missing The front page has a three column headline: "FEAR GROWS THAT FLIERS LOST THEIR LIVES IN SEA" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the transatlantic airplane flight try by Walter G. R. Hinchliffe and Elsie Mackay. They would never to seen again. Other new, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 12, 2016 15:18

$32.00
141270

HARRY KENDALL THAW 1st Insanity NOT GUILTY Stanford White Murder 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391383464403

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, February 1, 1908 * 1st successful use of insanity plea in court * Harry Thaw - Stanford White murder trial The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THAW ACQUITTED ON GROUND OF INSANITY" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, evenly toned, a little margin wear with a few small tears, should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: There were two trials. At the first, the jury was deadlocked: at the second, pleading insanity, Evelyn testified. Thaw's mother told Evelyn that if she would testify that Stanford White abused her and that Harry only tried to protect her, she'd receive a divorce from Harry Thaw and one... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2016 15:01

$40.00
141253

JANE TOPPAN American Woman Serial Killer Poisoner Nurse DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371551727904

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 18, 1938 * Jane Toppan death * Woman serial killer * Poisoning nurse Page 15 has one column headings: "Miss Jane Toppan, 84, Mass Poisoner, Dies" "Institution Inmate Many Years Admitted Slaying 100 Persons" (see) First report coverage on the death of infamous Woman serial killer, Jane Toppan. 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 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into ... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:43

$42.00
141243

GILBERTON PA Schuylkill County Pennsylvania Coal Mine EXPLOSION 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382720654

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1935 * Gilberton, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania * Philadelphia & Reading Coal & Iron Company * Colliery explosion disaster Page 9 has a one column heading: "11 DEAD, 71 GASSED IN MINE EXPLOSION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Gilberton, Pennsylvania coal mine explosion disaster. 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, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:25

$39.00
141241

Best CASEY STENGEL Becomes Brooklyn Dodgers Baseball Manager 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382718086

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1934 * King Leopold III coronation * Casey Stengel takes over * Brooklyn Dodgers manager * MLB baseball The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Leopold Ascends Belgian Throne; Pledge to Serve Nation Cheered" with subhead. (see) Continues on page 3 with photos and lengthy text. The sport's section (page 9) has one column headings that include: "STENGEL IS SIGNED AS DODGERS' PILOT" "Successor to Carey Receives a Two-Year Contract--Salary Not Revealed" and more with one column photo of Stengel. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisemen... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:22

$56.00
141228

DOUGLAS MacARTHUR Speech - Old Soldiers Never Die Just FADE AWAY 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382702909

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 19, 1951 * Famous Douglas MacArthur speech * "Old soldiers never die they just fade away" * Ends long military career The front page has a nice banner headline: "MacARTHUR SAYS HIS POLICY FOR FAR EAST HAS HAD MILITARY AUTHORITIES' SUPPORT" with subhead and photo. (see) Includes the famous quote: "Old Soldiers Never Die, They Just Fade Away". which is also on the front page. First report coverage on Douglas MacArthur's famous speech in front of Congress. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:03

$47.00
141227

CHANCE M. VOUGHT Aviation Aviator Pioneer DEATH w/ Photo 1930 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382702344

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1930 * Chance Milton Vought death (1st report) * Aviation pioneer - airplane - aviator Page 13 has a one column heading: "C. M. VOUGHT DIES; PIONEER IN AVIATION" with subheads and photo. (see) Text takes up 1 3/4 columns. 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 30 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:02

$34.00
141185

PAUL WANER Boston Braves 3,000th Hit MLB Baseball 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391381968425

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 20, 1942 * Paul Waner (Big Poison)- right fielder * Boston Braves - 3,000th hit with photo The sport's section (page 17) has a one column heading: "Waner Of Braves Gets 3,000th Hit" with subheads: "Seventh Big Leaguer to Reach Mark--Pirates win in 11th, 7-6, on Elliot's 2d Homer" & more. (see) The summary highlights Waner's feat mentioning, in part: "...today...Paul Waner made his 3,000th major league hit....The safety lifted Waner...into a select circle of six other players....After Waner hit, Plate Umpire Tom Dunn halted the game to present to Big Poison the 3,000-hit ball..." Nice three column photo headed: "Hit No. 3,000 For Boston Braves' Veteran" shows Waner hitti... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2016 15:18

$39.00
141180

KERNS HOTEL Lansing Ingham County Michigan FIRE Holocaust 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371551003625

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERICAL APPEAL, Memphis, December 12, 1934 * Kerns Hotel fire holocaust (1st report) * Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan The front page has a three column headline: "14 Dead, 30 Missing In Hotel Holocaust; Toll May Reach 40" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Kerns Hotel fire disaster in Lansing Michigan. 30 pages, loose along the spine, some margin wear, more so along the spine.

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Ends March 10, 2016 15:12

$33.00
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