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141973

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT Governor of New York INAUGURATION DAY 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391397753340

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 1, 1929 * Franklin D. Roosevelt inauguration * Governor of New York The front page has a three column headline: "ROOSEVELT TAKES THE OATH AS GOVERNOR; CROWDS GATHER FOR INAUGURATION TODAY; REPUBLICANS OUTLINE THEIR PROGRAM" with various related subheads. 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, libraries & institutions r... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2016 16:14

$39.00
141971

SLOCUM Anderson County TX Texas TORNADO & Elinor Smith Airplane 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391397751609

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1929 * Slocum, the town that blew away * Anderson County, Texas tornado disaster * Elinor Smith aviation feat The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Seven Killed in Texas Village by Tornado; Blizzard Isolates Area About Cheyenne" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Page 3 has a one column heading: "GIRL IN AIR 26 HOURS, RECORD FOR WOMEN" with subheads and photo. Coverage on aviatrix Elinor Smith. 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 & line... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2016 16:11

$37.00
141969

ALBERT EINSTEIN Metropolitan Opera House National Jewish Fund 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371565978969

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1929 * Albert Einstein celebrated * Metropolitan Opera House * 50th birthday celebration * Jewish National Fund Page 7 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN IS HONORED AT MEETING HERE" with subheads. (see) Probably can only be found in NYC papers. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 01, 2016 16:08

$42.00
141968

BABE RUTH New York Yankees vs. Dallas Steers TEXAS TOUR Baseball 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371565978147

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1929 * New York Yankees vs. Dallas Steers * State of Texas exhibition baseball tour * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig home runs The sport's section (page 11) has a six column headline: "Yanks Beat Dallas, 12-11, on Ruth's First Homer of Season" with subheads and box scores. First report coverage on the New York Yankees ending their exhibition tour in the state of Texas. Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig both hit home runs in this game. 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 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very hig... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2016 16:06

$37.00
141942

TWA Flight 85 Raffaele Minichiello Airplane HIJACKING to Rome 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371565304522

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, October 31, 1969 * TWA Flight 85 Hijacking * Raffaele Minichiello * Rome, Italy destination The front page has a three column headline: "Jetliner Seized Over California" (see) Complete in 14 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 31, 2016 16:44

$28.00
141940

FRANK MORGAN Movie Actor "Wizard of Oz" Characters Fame DEATH 1949 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371565302622

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, September 19, 1949 * Actor Frank Morgan death * "Wizard of Oz" title character The front page has a one column headline: "FRANK MORGAN, ACTOR IN MOVIES, DIES AT AGE 59" with subhead and photo. (see) Morgan was best known for playing 5 roles in the "Wizard of Oz" including the wizard himself. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends March 31, 2016 16:40

$38.00
141933

R100 R-100 British Rigid AIRSHIP 1st Transatlantic Flight Begins 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371565297968

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, July 29, 1930 * R100 - R-100 British rigid airship * Maiden transatlantic flight (takeoff) The top of the front page has a four column headline: "R-100 Under Way for Montreal; Will Arrive 10 A. M. Thursday; Reported 200 Miles Out to Sea" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 31, 2016 16:31

$34.00
141932

Vietnam War ENDS - Photo of Henry Kissinger & Le Duc Tho - 1972 Iowa Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371565291458

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY IOWAN, Iowa City, January 24, 1973 (front leaf only) * The War in Vietnam comes to an end * Hanoi's Le Duc Tho and Henry Kissinger shake hands * Both would soon win the Noble Peace Prize The front page has the historic announcement: "Viet peace at last; truce Saturday", followed by subheads: "POWs home in 60 days", "Excitement mixed with caution here", and "NLF 'to seriously carry out pact'." Also included is the large 5 1/2 by 6 1/2 inch photo of Henry Kissinger and Le Due Tho shaking hands - both of home would soon receive a Noble Peace Prize for their efforts. The caption reads: "Aftergame Handshake." Nice to have from a newspaper printed in the peace-loving state of Iowa. S... See More  

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Ends March 31, 2016 16:26

$60.00
141914

CHICAGO BLACK SOX World Series of Baseball Scandal Case Ends ? 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391396730078

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS & COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, March 18, 1921 * Chicago "Black Sox" White Sox * 1919 World Series of baseball scandal The front page has one column heads which announce the dropping of the legal case against the "Black Sox" scandal players, with: "DROP CASES AGAINST SEVEN SOX PLAYERS" "Judge Refuses to Grant Six Months Postponement" "To Seek Re-Indictments" & more. A portion reads: "Immediate prosecution of Chicago White Sox baseball players & others indicted in connection with the alleged throwing of the 1919 World Series collapsed today...however the State plunged into the task of preparing a new case..." (see). Complete in 8 pages, good condition.

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Ends March 31, 2016 10:35

$58.00
141911

GREEN BAY PACKERS Wins NFL Pro Football Championship TITLE 1966 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391396722771

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, January 3, 1966 * Green Bay Packers wins NFL championship * Cleveland Browns - Pro football Page 5 has a three column headline: "Green Bay Again 'Titletown'" (see) This was the last pro football championship game as the Super Bowl would begin the following year. Complete in 6 pages, irregular along the spine with binding holes, otherwise good.

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Ends March 31, 2016 10:28

$34.00
141910

BENWOOD WV Marshall Co West Virginia Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391396722286

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA EVENING BEE, Nebraska, April 28, 1924 * Benwood, West Virginia * Coal Mine explosion disaster The front page has a banner headline: "BLAST TRAPS 104 MINERS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good. wikipedia notes: Benwood was the location of the tragic 1924 Coal Mine Disaster. At approximately 7:05 AM EST on Monday, April 28, 1924, the coal mine of the Wheeling Steel Corporation's plant located in Benwood exploded, killing all 119 men who were working in the coal mine at the time, the majority of whom were immigrants of Polish, Italian, Greek, Croatian, ... See More  

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Ends March 31, 2016 10:26

$42.00
141884

Best CHARLES DE GAULLE French Republic Leader Paris France DEATH 1970 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391396154061

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANCE-SOIR, Paris, France, Nov. 11, 1970 * Charles de Gaulle death (1st report) * Best title to be had ? The front page is black-bordered and features a large & bold banner headline: "LA MORTE DE DE GAULLE" [The Death of De Gaulle]. Charles DeGaulle was a French general and statesman. He was the leader of Free France (1940–44) and the head of the provisional government of the French Republic (1944–46). In 1958, was elected as the 18th President of France, until his resignation in 1969. He was the dominant figure of France during the Cold War era and his memory continues to influence French politics (credit Wikipedia). Much content on him on inside pages, with many photos as w... See More  

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Ends March 30, 2016 16:49

$37.00
141874

THE LAST RAFT Susquehanna River Lumber Muncy Pa TRAGEDY w/ Photo 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371564514615

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 21, 1938 * Historic "The Last Raft" tragedy * West Branch of Susquehanna River * Muncy, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania * From McGees Mills, Clearfield County The front page has a one column heading: "FATAL CRASH MARS LOG RAFT 'REVIVAL'" with subhead. (see) Article continues on page 6 with photo. (see) First report coverage on "The Last Raft" Susquehanna River tragedy near Williamsport, 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 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of ... See More  

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Ends March 30, 2016 16:35

$37.00
141851

BOBBY GREENLEASE KIDNAPPING Millionaire Automobile Dealer's Son 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371564232610

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, September 29, 1953 * Bobby Greenlease kidnapping (1st report) * Carl Austin Hall * Bonnie Emily Brown Heady Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Woman Kidnaps Son of Millionaire at School" with photo. (see) First report coverage on the kidnapping of Bobby Greenlease. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, small binding holes along the spine, some small tape mends along right margin, generally good.

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Ends March 30, 2016 08:47

$38.00
141847

FLOYD COLLINS Mammoth Cave Kentucky Explorer Found DEAD 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391395819110

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, February 18, 1925 * William Floyd Collins... Cave explorer * Trapped - found dead * Mammoth Cave, Kentucky The front page has a one column heading: "LET COLLINS REST IN HIS CAVE TOMB" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends March 30, 2016 08:39

$32.00
141842

WILLIAM E. HICKMAN "The Fox" Captured Marion Parker Murder 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391395815699

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, December 23, 1927 * Marion Parker kidnapping and murder * William Edward Hickman captured The front page has a banner headline: "MAN-HUNT IN MURDER CASE RENEWED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the capture of William Edward Hickman. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 30, 2016 08:30

$37.00
141841

BOBBY GREENLEASE Kidnapping MURDER Millionaire Automobile Dealer 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371564224958

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, October 7, 1953 * Bobby Greenlease kidnapping - found dead * Carl Austin Hall & Bonnie Emily Brown Heady The top of the front page is a five column headline: "Kidnapped Boy Slain; Alleged Abductors Held" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the kidnapping & murder of Bobby Greenlease. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 30, 2016 08:29

$42.00
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
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