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166498

FORD MADOX FORD English Novelist Poet Critic Editor DEATH 1939 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372434694600

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1939 * Ford Madox Ford death (1st report) * English novelist, poet, critic & editor * "The Good Soldier" book fame The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "FORD MADOX FORD, NOVELIST, IS DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 12, 2018 15:45

$38.00
166497

LOU GEHRIG'S DISEASE Examined Prior to his "Luckiest Man" Speech 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372434693621

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1939 * Lou's Gehrig's disease - Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis * Studied shortly before his famous "luckiest" speech The top of page 17 has a two column heading: "Gehrig Case Is Expected to Spur Research Into Baffling Malady" with subhead. (see) 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 with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 12, 2018 15:43

$38.00
166496

HELEN KELLER Deaf & Blind Woman Author New York World's Fair Visit1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392123019417

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 30, 1939 * Helen Keller - deathblindness Woman * 1939 New York World's Fair visit The top of page 14 has a seven column headline: "Helen Keller, Charmed by the Exposition, Promises to Visit It Again" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 12, 2018 15:43

$38.00
166495

ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1864 Election Address Original Manuscript FOUND 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372434693079

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 12, 1936 * Abraham Lincoln original manuscript found * Speech from his re-election of 1864 Page 14 has a one column heading: "LOST MANUSCRIPT OF LINCOLN IS FOUND" with subhead and large photostat of the original manuscript of Lincoln's speech on November 10, 1864. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 12, 2018 15:42

$38.00
166493

ARAB-ISRAELI WAR State of Israel Jews Jewish Palestine CEASE-FIRE 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372434691312

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1948 * First Arab-Israeli War cease-fire * The War of independence * Israel - Palestinians The front page has a three column headline: "BOTH SIDES ACCEPT TRUCE, BUT ARAB NOTE IS DELAYED; ISRAEL ORDERS CEASE-FIRE" with subheads. More inside with related map and photo. (see) Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscriptio... See More  

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Ends October 12, 2018 15:39

$57.00
166442

Very 1st Ever TELEVISION Televised Sporting Event Broadcasting 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372432718665

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 18, 1939 * Very 1st sport's event on television * Princeton vs. Columbia baseball game * Historic broadcasting first The sport's section (page 33) has a three column heading : "Columbia Loses Twice" with subheads that include: "PRINCETON ANNEXES LEAGUE TWIN BILL" and more with box scores and related photo. (see) A very historic issue in the field of broadcasting as this was the very 1st sporting event ever to be televised with text that includes: "...was televised by the National Broadcasting Company, the first regularly scheduled sporting event to be pictured over the air waves" (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements ... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2018 15:35

$45.00
166441

JOSEPH GRINNELL Univeristy of California Zoologist Biologist DEATH1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372432718503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 30, 1939 * Joseph Grinnell death (1st report) * American biologist & zoologist * Fauna of California - Grinnell System * University of California at Berkeley Page 17 has a one column heading: "JOSEPH GRINNELL, NOTED ZOOLOGIST" with subhead: "Professor at the University of California Dies at the Age of 62. 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 with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2018 15:35

$38.00
166440

JEWISH SOLDIERS Revolutionary War Jews Congregation Shearith Israel 1939 NY News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372432718280

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1939 * Jewish soldiers honored - Jews * First Shearith Israel Graveyard * American Revolutionary War * Rabbi David de Sola Pool The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "JEWISH WAR DEAD OF 1776 EXTOLLED" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2018 15:35

$38.00
166439

ODESSA POGROM Anti-Semitic Massacre JEWISH - JEWS Atrocities 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372432718003

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pa., Nov. 10, 1905 * Odessa pogrom - massacre * Anti-Semitic - Jewish - Jews The front page has over a full column reporting on the massacre of Jews in Russia, one of several pogroms against the Jews in the Russian empire (see hyperlink). Column heads include: "ST. BARTHOLOMEW MASSACRE OF JEWS" "Planned by 'Black Hundred' Of St. Petersburg For Saturday Night" "Count Witte Has Ordered a Thorough Investigation of All the Jewish Massacres & Other Disorders in the Interior Where Police, Troops & Officials Are Charged With Inciting Violence" and carrying over to the bkpg: "Relief For Jews" "Today at Washington to Raise Money For the Persecuted Hebrews in Russia" and m... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2018 15:34

$67.00
166438

Very 1st NIGHT Baseball Game in AL MLB Major League Baseball 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372432717690

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1939 * Very 1st American League night game * Cleveland Indians vs. Philadelphia Athletics * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 30) has a lone column heading: "INDIANS CAPTURE NIGHT DEBUT, 8-3" with subheads that include: "Five in Tenth Top Athletics in American League's First Game Under Floodlights" and more with box scores. (see) This was the very first night game played under electric lights in the American League. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2018 15:34

$55.00
166437

JEWISH PALESTINE PAVILION Jews Dedication New York World's Fair 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372432717391

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1939 * Jewish Palestine Pavilion dedication * Headed by Albert Einstein - Jews * New York World's Fair w/ photo The top of page 7 has a seven column headline: "Spotlight at Fair Swings to Dedication of the Palestine Pavilion" with subheads and related photo (see) First report coverage on the dedication of the Jewish Palestine Pavilion at the 1939 New York World's Fair. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2018 15:33

$38.00
166436

WORLD TRADE CENTER Pavilion New York World's Fair DEDICATION 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372432717105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1939 * World Trade Center pavilion dedication * 1939 New York World's fair w/ photo The top of page 12 has a one column heading "SAYRE URGES END OF TRADE BARRIERS" with subheads that include: "Center Is Opened At Fair" and more with related photo of Francis Sayre, Stephen Voorhees and James Carson as they were raising the flag at the dedication at the World Trade Center pavilion. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2018 15:33

$42.00
166387

BABE RUTH & Hot Dogs - New York Yankees Opening Day Baseball Game 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119281097

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA EVENING NEWS, Nebraska, April 16, 1927 * Babe Ruth eats too many hot dogs * New York Yankees opening day baseball The sport's section (page 7) has a five column heading: "New York Looks Like Best Team in American League" with subheads that include: "Babe Ruth Ate Too Many Hot Dogs on Opening Day and Was Forced to Retire" and more. Rare to find period reports on Babe Ruth and his love for hot dogs. This 1927 team is widely considered as the best of all time. Complete with all 10 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:53

$42.00
166381

NATALIE WOOD American Film Movie Television TV Actress DEATH 1981 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119277436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 30, 1981 * Natalie Wood death (1st report) * American film & T.V. actress * Best title to be had ? The top of the front has a banner headline: "Natalie Wood Clues Sought" with subhead and photo. (see) Much more on page 3. Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, good condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:45

$97.00
166380

JOHN SACKVILLE LABATT London Ontario Brewing Co. Beer KIDNAPPING 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372428236033

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 17, 1934 * John Sackville Labatt kidnapping * Labatt brwing company president * London, Ontario, Canada - Beer The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FINGERPRINT FOUND AS THE FIRST CLUE TO LABATT CAPTOR" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the John Sackville Labatt kidnapping, president of the Labatt brewing company. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than indi... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:44

$38.00
166379

VOLSTEAD ACT Passes United States PROHIBITION Dry Era Beginning 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372428235624

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. October 29, 1919 * Volstead Act veto overridden * Total Prohibition in United States The front page has a two column heading: "'LESS'N ONE-HALF' ONLY BEVERAGE LEGALLY PASSING OVER BARS TODAY" with subhead. Also another two column heading: "THREE BIG BREWERS WILL TEST PROHIBITION ACT IN PROVIDENCE" (see) Coverage on the House overriding the president's veto of the Volstead Act. This is a very significant issue reporting an event which would lead America into a very tumultuous, crime-ridden era. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:44

$52.00
166377

Best LOU GEHRIG Consecutive Games Streak ENDING New York Yankees 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119276275

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 4, 1939 * Lou Gehrig's games played streak ends (1st report) * New York Yankees - Major league baseball * Best title to be had The sport's section reports a major moment in baseball history--re. Lou Gehrig breaking his consecutive game appearance streak with a two column heading on page 29: "Buoyant Gehrig, Long String Ended, Puzzled Over His Batting Decline" with subhead: "Lou, Strange but Relaxed Figure on Bench, Says Eye Is Sharp---Felling General He Has Played His Last Game" (see) Was he feeling the effects of his disease at this time ? On the 4th of July of that year would be his emotional retirement from baseball. Great to have in this famous NYC title, the h... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:42

$62.00
166376

UPTON SINCLAIR Democratic Nomination for Governor of California 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119276057

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only, Sept. 2, 1934 * Upton Sinclair wins Democratic nomination * California gubernatorial election nominee * "End Poverty in California movement" * Radical socialist - socialism The front page of this section has a one column heading: "SINCLAIR'S VICTORY SCARES CALIFORIA" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Upton Sinclair winning the Democratic nomination for governor of California. Other topics throughout. Complete section 4 only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:42

$33.00
166375

THE MASTERS Very 1st PGA Golf Tournament Augusta GA Georgia 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119275853

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, March 25, 1934 * Very 1st Masters golf tournament * 3rd day results - Horton Smith * Augusta Ga Georgia The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a nice banner headline: "JONES' HOPES FADE IN AUGUSTA MEET" with subhead. (see) This was the 3rd day report of the very 1st Master's making this a very significant issue for any golf collector. Other news of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:41

$52.00
166374

Best 1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR "Dawn of a New Day" Grand Opening 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372428233560

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1939 * 1939 World's Fair grand opening * Best title to be had ? (2nd day) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FIRST ROYALTY VISITS FAIR TO OPEN NORWAY'S PAVILION; 102,000 ATTEND SECOND DAY" with subheads that include: "5,000 Hear Prince" "Sky's the Limit' for the Fleet, La Guardia Says in His Welcome" and more. (see) Much more on pages 16-18 including a few photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:41

$40.00
166373

NAZI SPIES Spy Socialite Grace Buchanan-Dineen ARRESTED Photos 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372428233138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, August 25, 1943 * American Nazi spies arrested - spy * Socialite Grace Buchanan-Dineen The front page has a nice banner headline: "WIFE OF WAYNE U. PROFESSOR HELD IN NAZI SPY ROUNDUP" with subheads and a ew related photo including one of Countess Grace Buchanan-Dineen. (see) Great to have from the city where it took place. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:40

$45.00
166372

Best ONCE UPON A TIME IN AMERICA Film Movie Opening Day AD 1984 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372428232806

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 1, 1984 * Best "Once Upon a Time in America" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere & review * Epic crime drama film - Robert De Niro A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture classic hit "Once Upon a Time in America" 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 3 of section VI has ... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:40

$67.00
166353

ARNOLD PALMER Wins 1st MASTERS Golf Tournament Augusta Georgia GA 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372427139121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, April 7, 1958 * Arnold Palmer "The King" wins * His 1st Masters golf tournament The top of the back page has a two column heading: "Hard Putt, Fuss Win for A. Palmer" (see) First report coverage on Arnold Palmer winning his 1st of 4 Masters golf tournaments at Augusta, Georgia. Complete with 4 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise good.

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:42

$39.00
166352

PENICILLIN DISCOVERY Antibiotics Penicillium Fungi Disease 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372427138523

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, August 26, 1943 * Discovery of Penicillin - making progress * World War II - Roosevelt warns Hitler & more The top of page 25 has a two column heading: "Penicillin a 'Most Potent Weapon,' Reports National Research Council" See photos for coverage on the new drug, penicillin. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning along central fold, minor margin wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:42

$45.00
166351

FRANCIS SPELLMAN Archbishop of New York Roman Catholic Church 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118537612

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1939 * Francis Spellman becomes Archbishop of New York * American cardinal and bishop of the Catholic Church The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BISHOP SPELLMAN OF BOSTON NAMED ARCHBISHOP HERE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the American cardinal and bishop of the Roman Catholic Church becoming the sixth Archbishop of New York. Lengthy text continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition, creasing along 1st column of front page, otherwise in great condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:39

$37.00
166350

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal CAPTURED Arrest 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118537313

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 13, 1934 * Albert Fish captured - arrested ? * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The front page has a three column heading: "BUDD CASE BELIEVED SOLVED; SUSPECT AIDS HUNT FOR GRAVE" with subheads. (see) Very early coverage on Albert Fish being questioned in the Death of Grace Budd. Article continues inside with photo of Budd. Fish's name is not mentioned in this report because reporters were not told of his identity as of yet. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he comm... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:38

$52.00
166347

Best 1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR "Dawn of a New Day" Opening Close 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118535362

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1939 * 1939 World's Fair grand opening close * Flushing Meadows- Corona Park - NYC The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FAIR NEARLY READY FOR GALA OPENING; 30,000 RUSH WORK" with subheads. (see photos) Much more on pages 20 & 21 with banner photo. 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 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... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:34

$40.00
166346

JOHN BONHAM Drummer of British Rock Band Led Zeppelin DEATH 1980 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118533890

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 26, 1980 * John Bonham death (1st report) * British rock band Led Zeppelin drummer The top of page 20 has a report headed: "Led Zeppelin Drummer John Bonham Found Dead". Bonham was widely considered to be the greatest drummer in music history. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-24, very nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:30

$77.00
166345

Early ROCKETS Rocketeer Robert H. Goddard SPACE TRAVEL in Future? 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118532861

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1928 * Robert H. Goddard * Early rockets - rocketry - Space travel ? A banner headline on page XX3 (inside, near the back) announces: "A ROCKET AUTO OPENS VISTAS OF STAR VOYAGES" with subhead: "But First Rocket Planes Must Test the Air Many Miles Up and Leap the Atlantic in an Hour and a Half---A Principle of Vast Possibilities". Nice illustrations as well accompanied by very lengthy text. An uncommonly detailed report on the early world of rocketry, and mentioning the famed scientist Robert Goddard. Complete in 100+ pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional use. Great condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:28

$79.00
166344

1st BALLOONING FLIGHT to Stratosphere Auguste Piccard 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372427126188

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 28, 1931 * 1st ballooning flight into the stratosphere * Auguste Piccard & Paul Kipfer The top of the front page has a three column headline: "TWO SCIENTISTS FEARED DEAD AS BALLOON REMAINS IN AIR, RACING OVER ALPS TO ITALY" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the very 1st balloon flight to reach the stratosphere. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In 1930, an interest in ballooning, and a curiosity about the upper atmosphere led him to design a spherical, pressurized aluminum gondola that would allow ascent to great altitude without requiring ... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 15:27

$44.00
166320

GLORIA VANDERBILT Anderson Cooper Mother 15 Years Old Photo 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118260586

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1939 * Gloria Vanderbilt at 15 years old * Mother of CNN anchor Anderson Cooper * Successful appendectomy surgery The top of the back page has a one column photo of a young Gloria Vanderbilt with heading: "Appendectomy Successful For Vanderbilt Heiress" and brief text. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:55

$42.00
166319

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118260509

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:54

$33.00
166318

KING TUTANKHAMUN Pharaoh Sarcophagus TOMB Canopic Jars Discovery 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118260425

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1928 * King Tutankhamun discovery * Egyptian Pharaoh organs * Egyptologist Howard Carter Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Tut-ankh-Amen's Tomb Yields Last Secret, Canopic Jars Holding Viscera of Pharaoh".(see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than ind... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:54

$42.00
166317

Polish Stage & Film Actress POLA NEGRI Injured - Mdivani Wife 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372426704767

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Conn., September 8, 1928 * Polish actress Pola Negri The front page has a one column heading: "Pola Negri Is in Paris Hospital, Thrown by Horse" with photo of Negri. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:53

$37.00
166316

ROSCOE "FATTY" ARBUCKLE Movie Comedian Actor MURDER Indictment 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372426704433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, September 19, 1921 * Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle * Hollywood comedian actor * Virginia Rappe murder The top of the front page has two column heading: "ARRIVAL TODAY OF ARBUCKLE'S WIFE AT SAN FRANCISCO" with subheads and related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning along central fold, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:52

$37.00
166313

ORVILLE WRIGHT Brothers vs. Samuel P. Langley 1ST AIRPLANE Flight 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372426703353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, March 11, 1928 * Orville Wright - Brothers * Samuel Pierpont Langley * 1st airplane flight ? Page 8 of this section has three column headings: "ORVILLE WRIGHT HAS RENEWED HIS CLAIMS", "Airplane Inventor Contends That the Langley Machine Was Not the First Capable of Free Sustained Flight...." with related photo. See photos for partial text here. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 22 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with a few small margin tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:50

$40.00
166312

EIGER MOUNTAIN North Face Climbed for 1st Time Bermese Alps 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118259264

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 25, 1938 * North face of Eiger Mountain * Bernese Alps - mountain range * Climbed for the very 1st time The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Clouds Hide Fate of Alp Climbers; 4 on Eiger Not Seen Since Saturday" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the 1st time the North face of Eiger Mountain was climbed continues inside with related photo. They would achieve their goal on this day. 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 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: It was first climbed on July 24, 1938 by Andreas Heckma... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:49

$37.00
166307

HANK GREENBERG Detroit Tigers 1ST Major League Baseball GAME 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118257126

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 15, 1930 * Hank Greenberg very 1st baseball game * Detroit Tigers - Major League MLB The sport's section (page 32) has a one column heading: "RUFFING, YANKEES, TAMES THE TIGERS" with subheads and box scores which shows the name "Greenberg" with one at bat. Has the letter 'b' next to the name with: "Batted for Sullivan in eighth" (see) Unfortunate for the small, discrete item here but it is what it is. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50 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 p... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:40

$38.00
166306

Explorer RICHARD E. BYRD Transatlantic Airplane Flight CRASH 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118257040

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 30, 1927 * Richard Evelyn Byrd * Transatlantic flight The front page has a nice banner headline: "BYRD IN DENSE FOG, HE REPORTS AT 2:30 A.M.; NO SIGHT OF LAND OR WATER FOR TEN HOURS" with subheads and photo. (see) Much more on the following pages. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:40

$45.00
166305

BOB FELLER'S Mother's Day Foul Ball Debacle MLB Baseball Folklore 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372426697973

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1939 * Pitcher Bob Feller & baseball folklore * Mother's Day foul ball hit his Mother * Cleveland Indians vs. Chicago White Sox The sport's section (page 21) has a two column heading: "Bob Feller's Mother Hit by Ball While Seeing Him Stop White Sox" with subhead and box scores. (see) See below for the history of this bizarre event. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition. source: Mother's Day and Baseball: Bob Feller was scheduled to take the mound on Mother’s Day, 1939, as the Indians played the Chicago White Sox in the Windy City. Feller gave his mother a train ticket to Chicago an... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:39

$40.00
166302

CLEVELAND INDIANS Win AL Baseball MLB Pennant w/ Lou Boudreau 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118254845

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 5, 1948 * Cleveland Indians win American League pennant * Major League Baseball - MLB Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Indians Win American League Flag, Beating Red Sox in Play-Off, 8-3" (see) Much more in the sport's section with banner headline, photos and box scores. Loads of text. The Indians would go on and become World Series champions that year. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:35

$47.00
166300

STAR WARS Return of the Jedi Film Movie Second Weekend AD 1983 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118252490

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 27, 1983 * "Return of the Jedi" advertisement * Star Wars: Episode VI * Grand opening 2nd weekend premiere A terrific issue on the premiere 2nd weekend (Friday) of the motion picture hit "Star Wars: Return of the Jedi" and perhaps no better newspaper could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. Page 5 of section VI has advertisement for the 2nd opening weekend (Friday) of the movie classic "Return Of the Jedi". It's opening day was just 9 days earlier on Wednesday. The actual ad measures 9 x 13 inches with the rest of the page showing locations and times in the Los Angeles area. Also nice opening day advertisemen... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:31

$67.00
166290

EIGER MOUNTAIN North Face Climbed for 1st Time Bermese Alps 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118249670

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1938 * North face of Eiger Mountain * Bernese Alps - mountain range * Climbed for the very 1st time The front page has a one column heading: "CLIMBERS CONQUER DREAD EIGER PEAK" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the 1st time the North face of Eiger Mountain was climbed. 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 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: It was first climbed on July 24, 1938 by Andreas Heckmair, Ludwig Vörg, Heinrich Harrer and Fritz Kasparek, a German–Austrian group. The group had originall... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:25

$42.00
166288

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL SUICIDE Evelyn McHale Empire State Building 1947 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392118249055

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1947 * "The Most Beautiful Suicide" (1st report) * Evelyn McHale leaps off Empire State Building Page 23 has a small and somewhat discrete one column heading: "Empire State Leap Ends Life Of Girl, 20" (see) Unfortunate for the small inside report here but it is what is is, still a first report in the New York Times. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:22

$48.00
166232

OSCAR STRAUSS 1st Jew in Presidential Cabinet Jewish Judaica 1906 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112508446

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WELLSVILLE DAILY REPORTER, New York, October 24, 1906 * Oscar Strauss (politician) * 1st Jew in presidential cabinet * Jewish - Judaica - Hebrew The front page has the 2-line, 2-column heading: "SEVERAL CHANGES IN THE CABINET," followed by the mention of Oscar Strauss - who was the first Jew (excluding Judah Benjamin who served in the Cabinet of the Confederacy). The coverage includes, in part: "The appointment of Mr. Strauss caused considerable surprise, as it will be the first case where a citizen of the Hebrew faith has been made a member of the President's Cabinet," with more to follow. Other news of the day is present throughout. The issue is complete in 8 pages, and although it... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:35

$225.00
166228

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in Alabama 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112507308

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1933 * End of Prohibition - repeal * Alabama & Arkansas * Beer - liquor returns The top of the front page has a two column headline: "REPEAL WINS IN ALABAMA AND ARKANSAS BY 3 TO 2; LARGE WET VOTE IN CITIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the states of Alabama and Arkansas ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy i... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:32

$57.00
166226

OTTO VON HABSBURG Becomes Emperor of Austria and King of Hungary 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417891165

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 21, 1930 * Archduke Otto von Habsburg of Austria * Becomes Emperor of Austria & King of Hungary Page 10 has a one column heading: "OTTO, 18, IS HAILED EMPEROR AND KING" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Otto von Habsburg becoming the last Emperor of Austria and King of Hungary. 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 percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscriptio... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:31

$38.00
166225

Early RADIO Golden Age Technology w/ Many Advertisements 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112506616

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 12 only, September 21, 1930 * Early radio technology * Many advertisements The front page of this section has a banner headline: "RADIO CELEBRATES TEN YEARS OF PROGRESS" with subheads and related illustration. (see) Much more inside with several early radio advertisements. Complete section 12 only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:31

$34.00
166224

KARL LANDSTEINER Wins Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112506382

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 31, 1930 * Karl Landsteiner, Austrian biologist and Physician * Wins Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Dr. Landsteiner Wins Nobel Prize For His Medical Researches Here" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Karl Landsteiner winning the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Report continues inside with photo of Landsteiner. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:30

$47.00
166223

ALVAH CURTIS ROEBUCK Sears Department Stores Co-Founder DEATH 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417890172

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 20, 1948 * Alvah Curtis Roebuck death (1st report) * Sears, Roebuck & Company department stores Page 60 has a one column heading: "A. C. ROEBUCK DIES; STORE CO-FOUNDER" with subheads and photo. First report coverage on the death of Alvah Curtis Roebuck, co-founder of Sears, Roebuck and Company. 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 64 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:30

$46.00
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