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159615

GRACE MOORE "Tennessee Nightingale" Makes OPERATIC Soprano Debut 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372160789724

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, February 8, 1928 * Actress Grace Moore * Makes operatic debut The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Grace Moore's Debut In Opera Is a Triumph" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small address label in the masthead, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: After training in France, Moore made her operatic debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City on February 7, 1928, singing the role of Mimì in Giacomo Puccini's La bohème.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:28

$37.00
159614

1st TELEVISION Transatlantic Image Sent Ocean JOHN LOGIE BAIRD 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941536144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, February 9, 1928 * 1st television image sent across Atlantic Ocean * John Logie Baird - Hartsdale NY New York The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FACES FLASHED ACROSS THE ATLANTIC BY TELEVISION" (see) First report coverage on the very 1st transatlantic TV image sent. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:27

$67.00
159612

MICHAEL COLLINS Irish Free State ASSASSINATION Republican Army 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941534926

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1922 * Michael Collins assassination * Irish Republican Army leader * Irish Free State The top of the front page has a one column heading: "IRISH PAY HONOR TO COLLIN'S BODY; HIS WORK TO GO ON" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the assassination of IRA leader, Michael Collins. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally good.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:24

$45.00
159611

Dictator ADOLPH HITLER Was Jewish ? Descended from Jews Descent 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941534436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1933 * Adolph Hitler was of Jewish descent... The top of page 7 has a very intriguing article with column heads: "HITLER TIE SEEN WITH CZECH JEWS" "Organ of Austrian Heimwehr Reports Direct Descent on His Mother's Side" " 'Forebears' Of Same Name" "Woman Who Left Czechoslovakia for Austria Declared a Sister of Chancellor's Grandmother". The article goes on to include: "...claiming proof that Herr Hitler was directly descended on his mother's side from a Jewish family of that name in Czechoslovakia..." with much more. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:23

$57.00
159609

WILLIAM KNIGHTSMITH English Toastmaster Red Long Tailcoat DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941533241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 14, 1932 * William Knightsmith death * Famous English toastmaster * Red long tailcoat fame Page 29 has a one column heading: "KNIGHTSMITH DEAD; LONG TOASTMASTER" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of William Knightsmith, favorite toastmaster of the royals in England. He introduced the red long tailcoat of modern toastmasters. 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. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:20

$38.00
159581

Rare HIPPIES Hippys Berkeley California 60's Counter Culture 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941310407

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BERKELEY BARB, California, June 19, 1969 * Rare hippies newspaper from the late 60's As Wikipedia notes, this was an underground newspaper that was published in Berkeley from 1965 to the early 1980s. It was one of the first and most influential of the counterculture newspapers of the late 1960s, covering such subjects as the anti-war and civil-rights movements as well as the social changes advocated by the youth culture. This was a very liberal newspaper from the "hippie" era. Tabloid size, 16 pages, address label along spine margin, good condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 09:06

$48.00
159572

IBN SAUD Saudi Arabian Oil Industry Begins Standard Oil Company 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941306045

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1939 * Saudi Arabia oil industry in it's infancy * California Arabian Standard Oil Company * Ibn Saud - 1st monarch of Saudi Arabia The front page has a one column heading: "U.S. COMPANY WINS ARABIAN OIL GRANT" with subhead: "California Standard Paying Ibn Saud $1,500,000 and Royalties--Axis And Rivals Lose" (see) Historic report here at the beginning of the oil industry in Saudi Arabia. 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 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with ... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 08:55

$62.00
159569

Early TELEVISION Invention to America Father of TV John L. Baird 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372160478606

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1928 * John Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions Page 21 has small one column headings: "Plans Television Program" "J. L. Baird Expects to Broadcast for First Time in September" See image for text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2018 08:50

$37.00
159520

1st RADIO RESCUE AT SEA Marconi Wireless 1909 RMS Republic SS Florida Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372158846511

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, January 25 and 26, 1909 * 1st ever radio rescue at sea (historic) * RMS Republic & the SS Florida collision A pair of issues reporting on the collision between the steamers Florida & Republic in thick fog off Nantucket. A distress call was issued on the new Marconi radio device, the first recorded for the rescue of a ship, resulting in the saving of around 1500 lives. See the photos for the various column heads at the top of each issue. Each is complete in 12 pages, partially loose at the spine, but in nice condition. It is fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends January 04, 2018 15:21

$46.00
159489

1989 SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE w/ Photos Palo Alto California Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372157731131

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENINSULA TIMES TRIBUNE, Palo Alto, California, Oct. 18, 1989 * San Francisco earthquake The dramatic headline appears at the very top, above the title: "KILLER QUAKE" with two large color photos and another headline: "Death Toll Put at 271". More photos and text inside. Great to have this report from a city very close to the disaster. Complete in 46 pages with all 6 sections, just a bit of fold & margin wear.

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Ends January 03, 2018 15:43

$29.00
159479

LAMPASAS TX Texas Mother's Day Sulphur Creek Flash FLOOD Disaster 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391939640851

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, May 13, 1957 * Lampasas, Texas flood disaster * Racing diver Alfonso de Portago * Guidizzolo, Lombardy, Italy disaster Near the bottom of the front page is a three column heading: "Wall Collapses, Texas City Flooded" (see) Also a two column heading: "Auto Race Tire Mishap Claims 12 Lives In Italy" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 03, 2018 15:29

$38.00
159440

Explorer FLOYD COLLINS Becomes Trapped in Sand Cave MAMMOTH 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154186672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1925 * Floyd Collins becomes trapped (1st report) * Sand Cave, Mammoth Cave, Kentucky The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Landslide Traps a Kentucky Cave Owner; 200 Men Work Vainly 36 Hours to Free Him". (see) First report coverage on cave explorer, Floyd Collins, becoming trapped in a narrow crawl way within the Sand Cave at the Mammoth Cave system in Kentucky. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning, a few binding slits along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:40

$57.00
159439

BELLANCA COLUMBIA Clarence Chamberlin Atlantic AIRPLANE Flight 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154184163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1927 * 1st Tranatlantic flight of the Columbia * Wright-Bellanca WB-2 airplane * Clarence Chamberlin & Charles Levine * Charles Lindbergh finishes European visit The front page has a nice banner headline: "BELLANCA PLANE HOPS OFF AT 6:04 A. M. ON FLIGHT TO EUROPE; CHAMBERLIN AND LEVINE PILOTS, AIM FOR BERLIN OR ROME; LINDBERGH, AGAIN FETED IN PARIS, STARTS FOR HOME TODAY" with subheads and illustration of Chamberlain. (see) Much more on the followings pages. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On June 4, 1927 The Columbia took off on its transat... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:35

$52.00
159437

BLOODY SUNDAY EVE Belfast Ireland Irish War of Independence RIOTS 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154181078

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1921 * Bloody Sunday - day of violence * Belfast, Northern Ireland * Irish War of Independence The top of the front page has a one column heading: "KILL 15, WOUND 100, IN BELFAST RIOTING ON EVE OF TRUCE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Belfast's Bloody Sunday in Northern Ireland during the Irish War of Independence. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, small binding slits along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:31

$45.00
159436

WORLD SERIES New York Yankees CHAMPIONS vs. Mil. Braves Baseball 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154177302

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 10, 1958 * 1958 World Series of baseball (final game) * New York Yankees vs. Milwaukee Braves The front page has a five column headline: "YANKEES WIN SERIES, TOPPLE BRAVES 6-2" with subheads, related photo and box scores. (see) Much more in the sport's section (page 32) with loads text. \ Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1958 World Series was a rematch of the 1957 Series, with the New York Yankees beating the defending champion Milwaukee Braves in seven games for their eighteenth title, and their seventh in ten years. With that victory, the Yankees became only the ... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:28

$57.00
159435

FRITZ VON OPEL Early Rockets Rocketeer Rocketry Propulsion Tests 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937653798

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, October 13, 1929 * Fritz von Opel * Early rockets - rocketry Page 4xx of this section has a three column headings: "ROCKET MOTOR POINTS WAY TO REACH MOON" "Von Opel's Meteoric Flight Renews the Hope of One Day Penetrating space Beyond the Ozone...." with smaller subheads and three related photos. Lengthy text here. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 22 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. source: wikipedia: Fritz Adam Hermann Opel, since 1918 von Opel (4 May 1899 - 8 April 1971), was the only child of Wilhelm von Opel, and a grandson of Adam Opel, founder of the Opel Company. He is remembered mostly fo... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:27

$42.00
159433

Very early ALBERT EINSTEIN Physics & his Theory of Relativity 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937651931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 7, 1919 * Very early Albert Einstein * Theory of Relativity fame The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "GIVEN THE SPEED, TIME IN NAUGHT" with subheads that include: "If Man Moved with the Velocity of Light He Might Remain Unchanged for 1,000 Years" "THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY" and more with smaller subheads. Lengthy text takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:22

$62.00
159432

Best NEW YORK YANKEES Win World Series Game 2 w/ Babe Ruth HR 1927 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937650713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 8, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees win World Series (game 2) * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The top of the first column of the front page reports the results of the 3rd game of a 4-game World Series, with: "YANKS ROUT PIRATES, RUTH HITTING HOMER; PENNOCK INVINCIBLE" and several subheads including: "New York Wins Third Straight, 8-1..." "Babe's Mighty Smash in 7th Inning With Two On Climaxes Six-Run Rally." and more. The article begins: "It won't be long now. The 1927 world's series is rapidly tottering to a lopsided finish...". Coverage carries over to two of the sports pages wi... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:20

$88.00
159431

CURTISS ROBIN ST. LOUIS Airplane Monoplane Flight Endurance Record1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154156939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 24, 1929 * Airplane endurance record flight * Curtiss Robin monoplane airplane The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ST. LOUIS FLIERS SET ENDURANCE RECORD; KEEP ON INTO NIGHT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy article continues on page 3 with 3 related photos. (see) Coverage on the airplane endurance record flight on the Curtiss Robin "St. Louis" flown by Dale Jackson and Forest O'Brine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:18

$42.00
159429

USS S-4 Submarine Sinking U.S. NAVY Collision Sinks Disaster 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937646678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 18, 1927 * USS S-4 (SS-109) submarine sinking The top of the front page has a four column headline: "SUBMARINE S-4 SINKS WITH 40 ABOARD IN DEEP WATER OFF PROVIDENCE; HIT BY DESTROYER, WHICH IS BEACHED" with subheads and related photo. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:13

$42.00
159428

Best & Historic NEW YORK YANKEES Very 1st World Series Game 1921 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154152433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 6, 1921 * New York Yankees 1st ever World Series game * Babe Ruth's second year w/ Yanks vs. Giants * Best title to be had ? very rare as such The top of the front has a one column heading: "YANKS WIN, 3 TO 0; MAYS CURBS GIANTS; RUTH BATS IN A RUN" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section with box scores. Loads of text. This was game 1 of the 1921 World Series and more importantly the very 1st World Series game the Yankees participated in making this a very historic and rare item. And what better title to have than the famous New York Times. Complete with all 34 pages, a little light staining, some spine wear, generally good.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:11

$145.00
158569

Best AN INNOCENT MAN Movie Opening Day AD Review 1989 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372122448514

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 6, 1989 * Best "An Innocent Man" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Crime drama thriller film - Tom Selleck A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "An Innocent Man" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? Page 6 of section VI has a review of the film headed: ... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2017 14:21

$66.00
159390

CHARLES LINDBERGH Tropics Airmail Airplane Flights Puerto Rico 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936512452

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1929 * Charles Lindbergh tropic airmail flights * Puerto Rico - Haiti - Dominican Republic The top of the front page has one column headings: "LINDBERGH, IN 3 HOPS, VISITS TWO CAPITALS, REACHES PORTO RICO" "Makes Stops at Port au Prince and Santo Domingo in Flight From Cuba" "Spends Night At San Juan" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:22

$40.00
159389

MARY PICKFORD Douglas Fairbanks Divorce & Lindbergh Baby Trial 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936511830

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1935 * Mary Pickford & Douglas Fairbanks divorce * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping murder trial * Great depression era original The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Mary Pickford Obtains Divorce In Surprise 3-Minute Hearing" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photos of the couple. Also front page coverage on the Lindbergh baby kidnapping case with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:21

$40.00
159388

GENE TUNNEY defeats JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936511212

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1926. * Gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey * World's heavyweight boxing title * 135,000 people in attendance The front page features has a nice banner headline proclaiming: "TUNNEY IS NEW CHAMPION, BEATS DEMPSEY IN TEN ROUNDS; OUTFIGHTS RIVAL ALL THE WAY, DECISION NEVER IN DOUBT; 135,000 PAY MORE THAN $2,000,000 TO SEE BOUT IN THE RAIN" with many subheads that include: "VICTORY IS POPULAR ONE" "TUNNEY ALWAYS MASTER" "The Round-by-Round Description Shows How Tunney Beat Dempsey" and more with photo of Tunney. Unusual for such great coverage of a boxing match on the front page, especially in the prestigious New York Times. A great item fo... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:19

$87.00
159387

MIAMI FL Florida Sanibel Palm Beach HURRICANE Storm Wind Disaster 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936509545

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1926 * Miami, Florida hurricane disaster The top of the front page has a four column headline: "400 KILLED IN FLORIDA, 150 MISSING; PENSACOLA DAMAGED, NO LOSS OF LIFE; CITIES MOVE TO AVERT AN EPIDEMIC" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 2. Full page pictorial on page 11. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:18

$40.00
159386

ANNA ANTONIO Woman Electric Chair Execution Murder for Hire 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936508427

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1934 * Anna Antonio electric chair execution * Murder for hire - Sing Sing prison The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MRS. ANTONIO DIES IN ELECTRIC CHAIR; HOPED TO THE LAST" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:16

$39.00
159385

LEAGUE OF NATIONS Germany Joins Intergovernmental Organization 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372152186364

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 9, 1926 * League of Nations * Germany admitted The top of the front page has a three column headline: "GERMANY ELECTED TO LEAGUE AND COUNCIL BY UNANIMOUS VOTE AS ASSEMBLY CHEERS, GENEVA STILL HOPEFUL SPAIN WON'T QUIT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the League of Nations voting to let Germany join the organization. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:15

$38.00
159384

DROMCOLLOGHER County Limerick Ireland Cinema FIRE Burning Disaster1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936507541

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 7, 1926 * Dromcollogher, Limerick County, Ireland fire The front page has a one column heading: "47 PERISH IN FLAMES AT IRISH FILM SHOW" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the cinema fire disaster in Dromcollogher, County Limerick, Ireland. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:14

$38.00
159382

Best TANGO & CASH Movie Opening Day Poster Size AD 1989 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936506007

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 22, 1989 * Best "Tango & Cash" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere review * Buddy cop action comedy film * Kurt Russell & Sylvester Stallone A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Tango & Cash" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:10

$62.00
159381

GRANITE Chaffee Co. Colorado Arkansas River TRAIN WRECK Disaster 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372152181614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 6, 1926 * Granite, Chaffee County, Colorado * Arkansas River train wreck disaster The top of the front page has a one column heading: "20 DEAD, 50 INJURED AS COLORADO TRAIN PLUNGES INTO RIVER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Granite train wreck of 1926. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:08

$39.00
159379

BLACK SOX SCANDAL BREAKS Chicago White Sox World Series Baseball 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936502258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 30, 1920 * Chicago White Sox * Black Sox scandal * World Series The front page has one column heads reporting on the infamous "Black Sox" scandal of the 1919 Major League Baseball World Series: "SWANN SEEKS HEAD OF BASEBALL PLOT" with subheads. (see). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:05

$44.00
159378

Siegmund ZISHE BREITBART Polish Born Jewish CIRCUS Strongman DEATH1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372152178314

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1925 * (Siegmund) Zishe Breitbart death * Polish born Jewish circus strongman Page 23 has a somewhat discrete article with heading: "Breitbart, Athlete, Dies" "Strong Man of Circus and Stage Succumbs to a Nail Scratch" See image for brief text here. Also much on game 5 of the 1925 World Series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Washington Senators beginning on the front page and continuing in the sport's section. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:03

$44.00
159377

AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Gangster War Murder Attempt w/ Tommy Guns 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936499525

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 21, 1926 * Mob boss Al Capone assassination attempt * Tommy machine gun drive by * Chicago Gangster Wars Page 15 has a small and somewhat discrete one column headings: "2 SHOT IN 'SCARFACE'S' INN" "Hit as Machine Guns in Autos Spatter Cicero (ill.) Hotel" First report coverage on the assassination attempt on Al 'Scarface' Capone by enemy gangsters, probably lead by Hymie Weiss who would be murdered a few weeks later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the 1926 Miami hurricane. Complete with all 60 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:00

$42.00
159376

PITTSBURGH PIRATES Wins World Series of Baseball CHAMPIONSHIP 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936496355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 16, 1925 * Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Senators * World Series of baseball (final game) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PIRATES ARE NOW WORLD CHAMPIONS; WIN LAST GAME, 9-7" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section (pages 14 & 15) with banner headlines, photos and box scores. Loads of the text here.. First report coverage on the Pittsburgh Pirates becoming World Series champions. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 14:57

$52.00
159375

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Al Capone Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372152174542

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 16, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al Capone The top of the front page has a two column heading: "'All Rot,' Reply of Police to Charge of Dry Official That Officers Killed Seven" with subhead. (see ) Coverage continues inside with 2 rare related photos. Original reporting on what is probably the most historic event in American gangster history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 14:56

$67.00
159341

Best MARILYN MONROE Hollywood Los Angeles SUICIDE Death Dead 1962 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935765634

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, August 6, 1962 * Death of Marilyn Monroe (1st report) * Actress, singer, model and sex symbol See the photo for the terrific front page report, with the two line banner headline: "MARILYN MONROE FOUND DEAD" and also: "Sleeping Pill Overdose Blamed". The front page also features a photo of her. Related subheads include: "Unclad Body of Star Discovered on Bed; Empty Bottle Near" and: "Sad Child, Unhappy Star - Help She Needed to Find Self Eluded Marilyn All Her Life". The report carries over to pages 2, 3 & 4 where are found many photos of her life. Other articles on Marilyn Monroe are on pages 22 and 23. Given that her fame was gained in Los Angeles and she di... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:39

$740.00
159339

Rare BONNIE & CLYDE Parker & Barrow Texas PRISON ESCAPE Gunfight 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935759261

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GALVESTON DAILY NEWS, Texas, Jan. 18, 1934 * Bonnie Parker & Clyde Barrow * Texas prison escape and gunfight One of the more notable events in the infamous career of Bonnie & Clyde was the daring prison break at the Eastham State Prison in Texas. The front page has a two column headline: "Barrow Trail Leads to Neches River Bottoms As Search Is Narrowed" Interesting coverage continues inside. Rarely reported in period newspapers prior to their deaths, but likely appearing here being a Texas title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:37

$220.00
159338

JOSPEH STALIN DEATH Soviet Union Premier MOSCOW KREMLIN Russia 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151075347

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, March 6, 1953 * Joseph Stalin death * Premier of the Soviet Union * 1950's era original The front page features a nice banner headline: "STALIN IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1srt section only (4 pages total), archival mend on page 2, minor wear, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:36

$30.00
159337

Very Rare MUHAMMAD ALI Cassius Clay 6th PRO BOXING Match Fight 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151074561

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1961 * Muhammad Ali - Cassius Clay * 6th professional boxing match * Very rare report when still unknown The sport's section (page 45) under a very small and discrete one column heading: "Wednesday Night Fight" is a brief and inconspicuous report reading: "Cassius Clay, 192, Louisville, knocked out Lamar Clark, 181 1/2, Cedar City, Utah, 2" (see) Very early and rare mention of Muhammad Ali here. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, given the discrete report here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, toning and little wear along the central fol... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:35

$52.00
159335

Original FRANKENSTEIN Horror Monster Film Movie Debut 1ST WEEK Ad 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151071551

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1931 * Frankenstein - Boris Karloff advertisement * Pre Code horror monster film movie * During 1st week of it's opening debut Page 31 has a 4 x 4 inch advertisement for the original "Frankenstein" film starring Boris Karloff. (see) This ad was during the 1st week of it's debut showing. News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:29

$40.00
159334

JET BLACK SEA SERPENT Monster Caribbean Sea RMS Mauretania Seen 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151069606

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1934 * Cunard liner RMS Mauretania * Jet black sea serpent monster * Caribbean Sea The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "Mauretania Sights Sea Serpent; Entry in the Ship's Log Proves It" with subhead and sketch. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 44 pages, light even toning, piece torn away along the bottom spine causing a little unrelated text loss, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:26

$45.00
159333

RUTH SNYDER Sentenced Sing Sing Prison ELECTRIC CHAIR Execution 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151068625

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, November 23, 1927 * Ruth Snyder sentence to death * Sing Sing Prison - electric chair * Eventual famous photo The top of the front page has a one column heading: "APPEALS OF GRAY AND MRS. SNYDER LOST; THEY MUST DIE, COURT RULES" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Ruth Snyder being sentenced to death by electric chair for the murder of her husband. A very famous photograph of her execution would emerge in the New York Daily News. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, address label within the masthead, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:25

$37.00
159332

CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS Arms Blockade JFK John F. Kennedy Soviets 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935746994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, October 27, 1962 * Cuban missile crisis * Cold War - Soviet Union * John F. Kennedy The front page has four column heading: "US Holds Ground In Reply To Reds" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:20

$37.00
159330

Early TELEVISION John Logie Baird Father of TV to be in Homes ? 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151062167

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1928 * John Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions Page 16 has one column headings that include: "STATIONS LICENSED FOR TELEVISION," "Radio Board Permits Operation of Plants in Washington and Lexington, Mass." and more. (see) A very significant report during the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. A significant issue for any collector of television history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:18

$39.00
159329

TEACHINGS OF EVOLUTION Theory Banned in Tennessee re. Bible 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935744012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, March 24, 1925 * Tennessee bans the teachings of human evolution Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Tennessee Bans the Teaching of Evolution; Governor Says the Bible Disproves Theory" First report coverage on Tennessee being the first state to ban evolution teachings that would eventually lead to the famous Scopes' monkey trial in Dayton, Tennessee a few months later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:15

$52.00
159323

CHARLES LINDBERGH Ancient Lost Mayan City Civilization FOUND Air 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150842191

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 1929 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Ancient Mayan Civilization * Airplane exploration - findings The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH SIGHTS UNKNOWN MAYA CITY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:17

$37.00
159322

TIGER FLOWERS 1st African-American Middleweight BOXING Champion 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150840080

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA EVENING BEE, Nebraska, February 27, 1926 * Tiger Flowers vs. Harry Greb * 1st African-American middleweight champ * Boxing - boxers The sport's section (page 9) features a nice banner headline: "Flowers Conquers Greb and Wins the World's Middelweight Boxing Crown" with subheads and round by round coverage. First report coverage on Theodore 'Tiger' Flowers becoming the 1st African-American middleweight boxing champion. 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, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:16

$46.00
159317

MILLER HUGGINS New York Yankees Babe Ruth Era Manager DEATH 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150833614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, September 26, 1929 * Miller Huggins death (1st report) * New York Yankees manager * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era The front page has one column headings: "MILLER HUGGINS DIES; MANY PAY TRIBUTE" "Manager of Yankees' Baseball Team for 12 Seasons Is a Victim of Blood Poisoning" and more. Continues on page 22 with one column photo of Huggins. Much text. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:10

$44.00
159316

MARCHESE GUGLIELMO MARCONI Wireless Radio Telegraphy w/ Photos 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935578928

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 "Special Features" only, October 23, 1927 * Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi * Wireless communications pioneer * Short wave radio and television Page 14 of this section 9 only has a banner headline: "MARCONI OUTLINES THE FUTURE OF RADIO SCIENCE" with subheads and three related photos. (see) Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 22 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:08

$39.00
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