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169903

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman PHOTOS 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372564963993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 1, 1928 * Amelia Earhart in London * Transatlantic Ocean flight This rotogravure section only has five front page photos related to Amelia Earhart's famous 1928 flight across the Atlantic Ocean. (see) Unusual to see her in a dress here. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:15

$68.00
169902

Great ALFRED E. SMITH Democratic Nomination for President PHOTO 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213196004

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 1, 1928 * Huge photo of "Al" Alfred E. Smith * For the week of the Democratic nomination This is complete 8 page "Rotogravure Picture Section" only has the front page entirely taken up with a huge photo captioned: "Alfred E. Smith, Democratic Nominee for President of the United States" A few more other related photos on page 3. Other topics (photos) throughout. Irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:15

$36.00
169891

JAPANESE SURRENDERING Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki 1945 Old World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372564959375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE STARS AND STRIPES, Paris Edition, Aug. 11, 1945 * Japan surrendering * Atomic bomb on Nagasaki The 3 line banner headline announces: "Allies Study Jap Offer To Yield, in Trade for Retention of Emperor". The ftpg. also features of Emperor Hirohito on horseback. Another ftpg. report notes the situation in Nagasaki after the atom bomb drop. Great to have this report in a military newspaper. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:10

$35.00
169890

WALL STREET Stock Market to Flourish ? in Early 1929 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213193041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 3, 1929 * Ironic heading re. Wall Street * It certainly was a big year - just not what they were predicting Near the bottom of the front page is a well-to-do heading that announces: "Stock Market Opens 1929 With Buying Rush: 5,413,610-Share Day Stirs Hope of Big Year" (see) Nice to have this contradictory report on the front page of the New York Times when the worst market crash in history was just around the corner that lead to the great depression. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:09

$46.00
169888

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S General Theory of Relativity Expanded Reported 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213192569

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1929 * Professor Albert Einstein * Theory of Relativity extended * Gravitation - Electromagnetism Page 6 has a two column heading: "Einstein Is Amazed at Stir Over Theory; Holds 100 Journalists at Bay for a Week" 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 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 into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the prima... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:08

$42.00
169887

GEORGE S. PATTON Recent Slapping Apology to Lose Command ? 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213192312

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1943 * re. General George Patton slaps soldier * World War II - WWII The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "REPORT ON PATTON ASKED OF STIMSON" "Senate Committee to Consider Promotion Without Prejudice Pending Such Action" and more. (see) Coverage on General George S. Patton's possible removal from command for slapping and insulting a shell shocked soldier. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:08

$57.00
169886

BERMUDA TRIANGLE Mystery U.S. Navy Bombers Airplanes GOES MISSING 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372564957587

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1945 * Bermuda Triangle Flight 19 disappearance * 5 TBM Avenger torpedo bombers * One of the most famous unsolved mysteries Wikipedia has a lengthy article on the disappearance of 5 naval training planes lost over the "Bermuda Triangle" in 1945, introduced with: "Flight 19 was the designation of five TBM Avenger torpedo bombers that disappeared on December 5, 1945, during a United States Navy-authorized over-water navigation training flight from Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Trouble of an unknown nature plagued the senior aviator designated to observe Flight 19 during this assignment; first with a late arrival requesting to be relieved, then later with complete confusion an... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:07

$67.00
169885

Early JOHN DILLINGER Lima Ohio Prison Escape & Machine Gun Kelly 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372564956363

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 13, 1933 * Early bank robber John Dillinger * Lima, Ohio prison raid and escape * George "Machine Gun" Kelly sentenced The front page has a one column heading: "Kill Sheriff, Take Robber from Ohio Jail" Photo of Dillinger is on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the raid that freed John Dillinger from the Lima, Ohio prison. This event made Dillinger an nationally known public enemy. Page 2 has a one column heading: "PRISON FOR LIFE GIVEN TO KELLYS IN URSCHEL CASE" with subhead. Related photo is on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of o... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:05

$88.00
169883

Great Bank Robber JOHN DILLINGER IN CHICAGO ? Hunted in Midwest 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372564710260

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 18, 1934. * Outlaw John Dillinger hunted in Midwest * Post Little Bohemia Lodge shootout The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIND DILLINGER'S GANG'S LAIR" with subhead. Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to capture the flavor of this infamous period in America... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:48

$77.00
169882

Very Rare OCTOBER 1929 Issue of the WALL STREET JOURNAL New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372564709582

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, October 12, 1929 * Very rare issue from this infamous month & year Certainly the most desired newspaper reporting the stock market crash of 1929 is the Wall Street Journal, with several issues of the last week of the month commanding well over $1000. Of curious interest to any collector of financial history would be the days and weeks leading up to the Crash, which "officially" began on October 24. But in actuality there had been a steady decline inn stock market prices since the peak in September. This issue has various financial report throughout but obviously no headline relating to an impending doom that would ultimately result in the Great Depression. Complete in 18 pages, toning and some... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:47

$52.00
169881

THE GREAT DEPRESSION ERA Financial Gloom 1931 Wall Street Journal Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213004592

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, San Francisco, California, November 10, 1931 * Original from the Great Depression This 8 page newspaper has business news, charts, stock quotes and more throughout during a time in American history that was not so promising. Get a first hand look at what was going on in the business World during this dark time. Light toning with a little margin wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:46

$32.00
169880

AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Chicago Gangland Gangster ELECTRIC CHAIR ? 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213003421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 19, 1930 * Al "Scarface" Capone - Chicago gangster * Judge John H. Lyle wants to give electric chair * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a one column heading: "Electric Chair for Capone Is Plea of Lyle" First 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. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to b... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:46

$52.00
169879

U.S. PROHIBITION STARTS IN AMERICA No Alcohol Beer Liquor Dry Era 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392213003153

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 17, 1920. * Prohibition starts in United States * No more beer or liquor (key date) The front page has one column headings: "JOHN BARLEYCORN DIES PEACEFULLY AT THE TOLL OF 12" "A Few Restaurants Held Wet Funeral Ceremonies but There Were No Orgies Here" and more. (see) First report coverage on the official start of prohibition continues on page 3 with a few other related articles. Not the greatest headlines here but still a first report in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:46

$92.00
169877

Great WOODSTOCK MUSIC FESTIVAL Sex Drugs Rock-N-Roll HIPPIES 1969 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372564705487

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, August 17, 1969 * Woodstock music festival * Bethel NY New York * Prime of the hippie generation * Sex, Drugs and rock & roll If there were a collection of newspapers which defined the counterculture movement of the 1960's, this issue must be among them. The Woodstock Music Festival, late summer of 1969, brought the turbulent decade of the '60's to a close. Rolling Stone magazine listed it as one of the 50 moments that changed the history of rock & roll. The festival still stands for many as a example of America’s 1960's youth counterculture at its best. The banner headline has become one of the more notable of the era: "HIPPIES MIRED IN SEA OF MUD" with more details in the caption o... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2019 09:40

$640.00
169845

U.S. & Germany Breaks Diplomatic Relations WORLD WAR I W. Wilson 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372563662436

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ASHEVILLE CITIZEN, North Carolina, February 28, 1917 * United States close to World War I * President Woodrow Wilson The front page has a nice banner headline: "NOW UP TO CONGRESS" with many subheads. (see) Coverage on the official break of diplomatic relations between United States and Germany. Other news day. Complete with 10 pages, light toning, tiny library label (see), generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends February 09, 2019 07:58

$40.00
169844

STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street Woes Great Depression Starts 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392212200399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, November 6, 1929 * Stock Market Crash of 1929 * Wall Street anxiety continues The stock market crash of 1929 did much to define America for the next decade, resulting in the Great Depression and all the trauma relating to it. It seemed common for many newspapers to put a positive spin on the on-going tragedy, so front page reports often conflicted with the reality of the time. The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Stocks Trading Orderly, but Prices Melt Away In Three-Hour Session" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 09, 2019 07:58

$40.00
169843

BROOKLYN DODGERS World Series MLB Baseball "THE BUMS" vs. Yankees 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392212200152

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD SUNDAY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, October 2, 1955 * Brooklyn Dodgers vs. New York Yankees (game 4) * Major league baseball - "The Bums" The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Dodgers Beat Yanks And Deadlock Series" with subheads, related photo and box scores. Much more in the sport's section. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends February 09, 2019 07:57

$45.00
169842

JAPANESE SURRENDERING w/ Failing Kamikaze Attacks 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372563661998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 14, 1945 * Japan surrendering to Allies * Kamikaze suicide attacks The front page has a banner headline: "B-29'S RESUME ATTACKS ON JAPAN AS TOKYO DALLIES OVER SURRENDER" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends February 09, 2019 07:57

$40.00
169841

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish Last Football Season PHOTO 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392212199634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, September 21, 1930 * Knute Rockne photo * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * NCAA College football * Last season as coach The top of the back page of this section has a two column photo of Coach Knute Rockne with team captain Tom Conley. (see) This was to be Knute Rockne's very last football season coached prior to his fatal airplane crash the following March. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends February 09, 2019 07:56

$37.00
169840

Best Gangster Boss AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Prison Sentence Delayed 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392212199371

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 24, 1932 * Al 'Scarface' Capone - gangster - mob boss * 11 year prison sentence delayed w/ appeal * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "30-DAY STAY GIVEN CAPONE" with subheads and small photo of Capone. (see) Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing ... See More  

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Ends February 09, 2019 07:56

$117.00
169832

MAHATMA GANDHI Heroes Welcome Home in India re. Irwin Pact 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372563053703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 10, 1931 * Post Gandhi-Irwin Pact triumph * Mahatma Gandhi welcome home * Round table Conference - India The front page has a five column headline: "Gandhi Rides Home In Rags a Hero" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, 4 small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 08, 2019 15:52

$44.00
169831

Very 1st THE MASTERS Golf Tournament Day One w/ BOBBY JONES 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372563053246

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 22, 1934 * 1st Masters Tournament * 1st day of play - Augusta GA * Small Bobby Jones photo The front page of section 2 (sports) has a great banner headline: "BOBBY JONES MAKES GOLF COMEBACK TODAY" with subheads and small photo of Bobby Jones. (see) This was to be the very first day of the 1st Master's making this a very significant issue for any golf collector. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, 4 small binding holes at the blank spine. wikipedia notes: The first "Augusta National Invitation" Tournament, as the Masters was originally known, began on March 22, 1934, an... See More  

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Ends February 08, 2019 15:52

$62.00
169827

Very Rare MOVIE PROP w/ End Of World War II Japan Headline Not Dated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392211717599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RECORD HERALD, no date nor city listed: a completely "generic" newspaper. This is an interesting movie-prop newspaper, a creation by the movie industry as it was a scene in a movie which obviously related to the end of World War II. We do not know in which movie this newspaper was a prop. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 08, 2019 15:49

$185.00
169825

VODER Bell Labs Electronic Voice Synthesizer Speech INVENTION 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372563051224

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 6, 1939 * Early Voder invention * Bell Labs - Homer Dudley * Speech synthesis machine Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Machine That Talks and Sings Has Tryout; Electrical Voder Will Speak at Fair Here" (see) First report coverage continues inside with related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 08, 2019 15:48

$47.00
169824

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Al 'Scarface' Capone Era - Prohibition 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372563050998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 10, 1929 * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "DRY AGENTS SLAY TWO MORE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of... See More  

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Ends February 08, 2019 15:47

$52.00
158979

Very Early & Rare LOU GEHRIG High School Baseball Star Wins Title 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132429593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sports & financial section only, June 27, 1920. * Earliest report on Lou Gehrig ? (rare) * His high school team wins title * Future New York Yankees star The sport's section contains a somewhat discrete page 2 report and the line score of a high school championship game between the New York City School of Commerce and Lane Tech of Chicago. The star of the game was a 17-year old boy named Lou Gehrig who hit a grand-slam home run over the right field wall of Cubs Park (now known as Wrigley Field). Gehrigs home run provided the margin of victory as his team defeated the opposition, 12-8. Note that in the report Gehrig was touted ...as the Babe Ruth of high schools ... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2019 15:37

$88.00
168097

FREEDOM OF SPEECH Free Speech United States Supeme Court Decision 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372492955124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 2, 1931 * Near vs. Minnesota re. freedom of the press * Landmark United States Supreme Court decision * Great headline for display The the front page has a nice banner headline: "DECISION ENDS GAG ON PRESS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with photos of the Supreme Court justices. First report coverage on the Near v. Minnesota landmark United States Supreme Court decision. Complete with 38 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine. wikipedia: Near v. Minnesota was a landmark United States Supreme Court decision that recognized the freedom ... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2019 15:25

$162.00
169720

John SCOPES MONKEY TRIAL Evolution Begins Dayton TN BRYAN Darrow 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392207080090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1925 * Scopes Monkey Trial beginning * Dayton, Tennessee * William Jennings Bryan * Clarence Darrow The top of the front page has a three column headline: "DAYTON'S ONE PRO-EVOLUTION PASTOR QUITS AS THREAT BARS DR. POTTER FROM PULPIT; BRYAN'S SERMONS ANGER SCOPES DEFENSE" with subheads and photo of Bryan. (see) Nice pictorial on page 5. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:44

$47.00
169719

1st THE MASTERS Golf Tournament Day 2 AUGUSTA GA w/ Bobby Jones 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556589784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, March 24, 1934 * 1st ever Masters Golf Tournament * 2nd day results - Bobby Jones * Augusta, Georgia - Horton Smith The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "JONES IN 28TH PLACE; HORTON SMITH LEADS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. This was day 2 of the very 1st Master's making this a very significant issue for any golf collector. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:43

$62.00
169718

DEEP SOUTH TORNADO OUTBREAK Alabama Hit Hardest Many Fatalities 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392207079650

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 22, 1932 * Deep South tornado outbreak (1st report) * Tuscaloosa, Alabama & more The front page has a great banner headline: "105 DIE IN DIXIE TORNADOES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:43

$52.00
169717

TEXAS GUINAN Queen of the Night Clubs Prohibition Speakeasy DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392207079520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 6, 1933 * Texas Guinan death (1st report) * "Queen of the night clubs" - actress * Prohibition era speakeasy fame The front page has a five column headline: "Texas Guinan, Night Club Queen, Dies" with subhead. Three photos are on the back page. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:42

$52.00
169716

PHAR LAP Australian Racehorse Wins at AGUA CALIENTE HANDICAP 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556588932

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 21, 1932. * Phar Lap wins at the Agua Caliente Handicap * Thoroughbred horse racing record broken The front page of section 2 (sports) has a great banner headline: "PHAR LAP WINS AGUA CALIENTE HANDICAP" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:42

$97.00
169706

British R-101 R101 Rigid AIRSHIP Crash Disaster Beauvais France 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556584713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, October 5, 1930 * R101 rigid airship disaster The front page has a great banner headline: "AIRSHIP EXPLODES; 46 KILLED" with subheads. Nice for display. More on page 2 with a few related photos and map. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:38

$62.00
169693

KENT STATE SHOOTINGS Ohio Massacre National Guard STUDENTS Protest1970 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556574457

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, May 5, 1970 * Kent State shootings - massacre * Invasion of Cambodia protest The front page has a six column headline: "Kent State Campus Under Heavy Guard After Deaths". First report coverage on the Kent State shootings by the Ohio National Guard upon protesting students. Complete in 10 pages, a few small bindings holes along spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:26

$53.00
169692

TOMB OF THE UNKNOWN SOLDIER Arlington Cemetery Formalization 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556573669

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, Nov. 10, 1921 * Tomb of the Unknown Soldier * Arlington cemetery This issue essentially reports the founding of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Washington with four column heads at the top of the ftpg: "BODY OF UNKNOWN SOLDIER LIES IN IMPOSING STATE UNDER VAST CAPITOL DOME AT WASHINGTON" with subheads: "Rests in Place Where Only Martyred Presidents Lincoln, Garfield and McKinley, Slept in Death" with more. It would be the following day, Armistice Day, that the unknown soldiers' remains (there were four) would be moved from the Capitol Rotunda to be formally interred at the Memorial Ampitheatre at Arlington National Cemetery where the iconic tomb remains today. Twelve pages, min... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:26

$32.00
169691

IWO JIMA U.S. Marines Fighting on Mount Suribachi 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556573282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, February 22, 1945. * Marines battle on Iwo Jima Island * Fighting on Mount Suribachi * United States Flag planting close The front page has a banner headline: "Two Axis Nations Today Reeling Under Reverses On East, West, Pacific Fronts" with subheads: "Yanks Win Half Of Jima" "Marines Push Toward Major Jima Airfield" "Americans Meet Heavy Resistance From Japanese" (see) Complete 22 pages, toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:25

$40.00
169690

JIM MOLLISON & Wife Bridgeport CT Connecticut Airplane CRASH 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392207070569

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 24, 1933 * Jim Mollison and wife crash * Scottish aviator - airplanes The front page has a nice banner headline: "FLY OCEAN, CRASH NEAR GOAL" with many subheads. (see) Nice for display. Photo on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:25

$48.00
169689

1933 GRIFFITH PARK Los Angeles California FIREFIGHTERS Deaths Disaster Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556572011

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 4, 1933 * Griffith Park fire * Firefighters disaster * Los Angeles, California The front page has a great banner headline: "61 DIE IN LOS ANGELES FIRE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Notce the headline claims there was 61 fatalities when in fact there were 29 total. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:25

$44.00
169688

Best 1963 JOHN F. KENNEDY JFK ASSASSINATION Rare Dallas TX Texas Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392207070073

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, Nov. 23, 1963 * From the city where it happened A quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. The two line bold banner headline proclaims: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of "John F. Kennedy" and a smaller photo of Lyndon Johnson. A considerable amount of related news and photos inside as well. Of curious interest--and only to be found in a Dallas newspaper--are two inconspicuous advertisements to be found on facing pages inside. One is for the 'Texas" movie theater, where Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested (trivia: he was watching the mo... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:24

$200.00
169687

GREAT FALL RIVER FIRE Massachusetts Conflagration Disaster 1928 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA BEE NEWS, Nebraska, February 3, 1928 * Fall River, Massachusetts fire disaster * Home of murderess Lizzie Borden The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "FIRE RAGES IN HEART OF FALL RIVER" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the Great Fall River fire of 1928. Other news of the day. Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The worst fire in Fall River's history occurred on the evening of February 2, 1928, beginning when works were dismantling the recently vacated Pocasset Mill. During the night the fire spread quickly and would wipe out a large portion of downtown. City Hall was spared, but was badly damaged. Today, many... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:22

$44.00
169686

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in Tennessee1933 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 21, 1933 * End of Prohibition in Tennessee * Beer - liquor returns The front page has a five column headline: "Tennessee Votes Repeal; 19th State" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the state of Tennessee ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:22

$52.00
169685

WILEY POST Very 1st Solo AIRPLANE Flight Around the World 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, July 23, 1933 * Aviator Wiley Post - airplane pilot * First person to fly solo around the world * The landing in New York City (1st report) The front page has a great banner headline: "ROUND WORLD; 7 DAYS, 18 HRS." with subheads that include: "POST LANDS IN NEW YORK AFTER RECORD FLIGHT" and more. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 2 with related map and log. Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:22

$67.00
169653

AFRED LOEWENSTEIN Belgian Financier Airplane Fall FREAK DEATH 1928 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 6, 1928 * Alfred Loewenstein freakish death * Belgian financier - multimillionaire The front page has a great banner headline: "BANKER'S SEA FATE MYSTERY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two photos are on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine. wikipedia notes: On the evening of 4 July 1928, Loewenstein left from Croydon to fly to Brussels on his private aircraft, a Fokker F.VII trimotor, along with six other people. Whi... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:38

$45.00
169652

Best FRANKIE YALE Uale Gangster ASSASSINATION Al Sacrface Capone 1928 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 2, 1928 * Frankie Yale (Uale) assassination (1st report) * Gangster - gangland wars of the 1920's * Best title to be had ? - rare as such The front page has a one column heading: "Slay Importer of Killers for Chicago Gangs" Photo of Uale is on the back page. First report coverage on the assassination of gangster Frankie Yale (Uale). He was a associate of Al Capone. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 4... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:37

$72.00
169651

MOWEAQUA IL Illinois Coal Mine METHANE GAS EXPLOSION Disaster 1932 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, December 26, 1932 * Moweaqua, Illinois * Coal mine disaster The front page has a great banner headline: "DIG TO FREE 54 MINE VICTIMS" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage on the coal mine explosion disaster at Moweaqua, Illinois. Complete 1st section only with 12 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:37

$45.00
169649

Great HERBERT HOOVER as a Republican Candidate Portrait PHOTO 1928 Rotogravure


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PICTURE SECTION of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, July 8, 1928 * Herbert Hoover as a Republican candidate * Great portrait photograph for display The front page of this photo section has a great portrait photograph of Herbert Hoover with heading: "Herbert C. Hoover Republican Candidate for President of the United States". (see) Terrific for display. Complete picture section with all 14 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:36

$35.00
169646

SAFED MASSACRE Jews and Arabs Palestine Riots Jewish Murders 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206327413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1929 * Safed Massacre (1st report) * Palestine riots - Arabs vs. Jews The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ARABS BURN CITY OF SAFED; 22 KILLED, SCORES WOUNDED; SYRIANS INVADE FROM NORTH" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:34

$42.00
169644

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opeing Day PREMIERE ADVERTISEMENT 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206327084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 17, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz * Opening day advertisement * Judy Garland and more Page 17 has an historic advertisement in early film history. See photos for a 14 x 7 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in New York City. This was the day of the opening for this famous movie. Nice graphical appeal with this ad. (see) New York City was one of the first cities to release this film making this ad rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with reporting on the tensions in pre World War II Europe. 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 t... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:34

$92.00
169643

Best AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Miami Home Raided Alcohol Found 1930 Chicago Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 21, 1930 * Al 'Scarface' Capone whereabouts unknown * Alcohol seized from his Miami Beach home The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "FLORIDA RAIDS CAPONE'S RUM; SIX ARRESTED" with subhead. (see) Aerial photo of Capone's Miami home is on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. I... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:33

$57.00
169642

PROHIBITION ENDING Beer & Liquor Returning SENATE PASSES BILL 1933 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 17, 1933 * Prohibition ending * Beer returning * Legal liquor The front page has a great banner headline: "LEGAL BEER IN THREE WEEKS" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photo is on the back page. This led the way for president Roosevelt enacting the beer bill a few days later which legalized the sale of beer and wine. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether ... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:32

$88.00
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