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166219

Actor JACK BENNY Comedian Entertainer Arrested for GEM Smuggling 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112457842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1939 * Jack Benny fined for Gem smuggling * American comedian, vaudevillian, entertainer The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Jack, Benny Pays $10,000 Fine, Escapes Jail as Gem Smuggler" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo of Benny. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:54

$45.00
166218

IRA YATES Oil Field Iraan TX Pecos County Texas Founder DEATH 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112457685

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1939 * Ira Yates death (1st report) * Yates Oil Field founder * Iraan, Texas TX namesake The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "IRA YATES, RANCHER AND OIL OPERATOR" with subheads that include: "Cattle Man Faced Bankruptcy When 'Gusher' Was Drilled on His Land--Dies at 79" and more. (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 September 27, 2018 13:53

$38.00
166216

BATTLE OF JUTLAND World War I Naval Conflict Germany vs. British 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417802435

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 5, 1916 * Battle of Jutland - North Sea - Denmark * Largest World War I naval engagement * Royal Navy vs. Imperial Germany Navy The front page has a nice banner headline: "British Won Sea Fight, Says Admiralty; Germans Lost More Ships Than English" with subheads. (see) Complete in 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:51

$40.00
166214

USS S-51 United States Navy SUBMARINE Block Island Disaster 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112456598

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., September 26, 1925 * USS S-51 class submarine (1st report) * United States Navy * 'City of Rome' collision disaster The front page has a very nice banner headline: "SUBMARINE RAMMED AND SUNK NEAR BLOCK ISLAND" with subheads. (see) Very nice for display. First report coverage on the sinking the USS S-51 (SS-162) submarine near Block Island off of Rhode Island. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:50

$52.00
166212

EASTVIEW NY Hamlet Mount Pleasant New York & John D. Rockefeller 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417801149

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1929 * Eastview - East View, New York * Hamlet in Mount Pleasant NY * John D. Rockefeller to erase Page 9 has a three column photo with heading: "Village That Will Be Wiped Off Map By Rockefeller" (see) Also a one column heading: "RAILROAD TO QUIT ROCKEFELLER LAND" with subheads. (see) This was the beginning of the end of East View, New York, a hamlet in Mount Pleasant NY. It is now a business district there. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, 2 tears into 1st column slightly affects mentioned report, generally good.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:49

$40.00
166207

YANKEE CLIPPER Boeing 314 Flying Boat 1st Transatlantic Flgiht 1939 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417798987

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1939 * Yankee Clipper - Boeing 314 * Flying boat - airplane * 1st transatlantic flight The front page has a one column heading: "CLIPPER IS NEARING AZORES ON SEA HOP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with related photo and flight log. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:46

$39.00
166204

CREATION OF THE UNIVERSE Albert Einstein Theory of Relativity 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112454226

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 14, 1939 * Physicist Albert Einstein * Creation of the Universe * Theory of Relativity The front page has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN SEES KEY TO UNIVERSE NEAR" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:45

$38.00
166203

NEW YORK YANKEES Brooklyn Dodgers World Series w/ Mickey Mantle 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112454063

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 2, 1953 * New York Yankees win * World Series of baseball (game 2) * Brooklyn Dodgers - "The Bums" * Mickey Mantle shines w/ photo The front page has a two column heading: "Yank Homers Trip Dodgers in Second Game of Series, 4-2" with subhead, photo and box scores. (see) Much more in the sport's section with photo of Mickey Mantle who hit a home run to win the game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:44

$38.00
166202

SIEGE OF MADRID Spain Ends w/ Surrender Spanish Civil War Ending 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112453256

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 29, 1939 * Siege of Madrid, Spain ends (1st report) * Surrender to Nationalists (Franco) * Spanish Civil War ending The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MADRID YIELDS, ENDING WAR; VICTORS ENTER UNRESISTED; REPUBLICAN LEADERS FLEE" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 10 with related map. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: On 28 March 1939, Madrid finally fell to Franco's forces. In spite of Casado's efforts at negotiation, many of the Republican defenders of Madrid were among the up to 200,000 people who were executed or died during imprisonment by... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:42

$38.00
166201

JOHN WILLIAM WARD Famous Gotham Hotel SUICIDE JUMP 1938 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112453079

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1938 * John William Ward suicide jump * Gotham Hotel in Manhattan The top of the front page has a two column headline: "YOUTH 11 HOURS ON LEDGE LEAPS 17 FLOORS TO DEATH AS THOUSANDS WATCH HIM" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 3 with 3 related photos. First report coverage on John William Ward's suicide jump from he 17th floor of the Gotham Hotel in Manhattan. The 1951 motion picture "Fourteen Hours" was based on the events of that day. Great to have in the famous NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:42

$46.00
166200

THEODOR LESSING Antisemitic Jews German Jewish Philosopher KILLED 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417795459

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1933 * Theodor Lessing assassination * German Jewish philosopher * Self-hating Jew - antisemitic Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Lessing, German Refugee, Slain in Prague; Attacks on Others Abroad Are Feared" (see) First report coverage on the assassination of Theodor Lessing. 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 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 p... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:41

$38.00
166198

KWEILIN INCIDENT China - First Civilian Airplane to be Shot Down 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112452548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1938 * Kweilin incident - Douglas DC-2 airliner * First civilian airplane to shot down in history The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Tokyo Planes Shoot Down Airliner; Machine-Gun 19 Trying to Flee" with subhead. (see) 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 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Kweilin incident occurred on August 24, 1938 when a Douglas DC-2 airliner (the Kweilin) carrying 18 passengers and crew was destroyed by Japanese aircraft in China. There were fourteen fatalities. It was the ... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:40

$42.00
166194

EARLY BIRTH CONTROL Margaret Sanger Planned Parenthood Fundraiser 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417791226

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1939 * Margaret Sanger - birth control * Planned parenthood dinner fundraiser The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "CAMPAIGN OPENED FOR BIRTH CONTROL" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:36

$38.00
166193

ITALIAN INVASION OF ALBANIA II Duce Benito Mussolini Italy Empire 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372417790953

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1939 * Italian invasion of Albania begins * Benito Mussolini - Italy Empire The top of the front page has a four column headline: "ITALIAN FORCES LANDING IN ALBANIA; ROME REPORTS ITS NATIONALS IMPERILED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with related photo. 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 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2018 13:36

$38.00
166155

SHOSHENQ II 22nd Dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh Sarcophagus DISCOVERY 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111769631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1939 * Heqakheperre Shoshenq II discovered * 22nd Dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh * Tanis, Egypt - Pierre Montet Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Gold Sarcophagus Found in Egyptian Tomb; Mummy Believed a Father-in-Law of Solomon" (see) History shows this was in fact Shoshenq II despite what the article here says. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Shoshenq II was a pharaoh of the 22nd dynasty of Egypt. He was the only ruler of this Dynasty whose tomb was not plundered by tomb robbers. His final resting place was discovered within an antechamber ... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:34

$38.00
166153

WALL STREET Stock Market Prices Breaks in Crisis Pre CRASH 1929 Albany Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111768183

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, March 27, 1929 * Stock market decline * pre-Wall Street crash The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "STOCKS DROP IN CREDIT CRISIS, THEN RALLY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. If they only knew what was to come a few months later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:31

$47.00
166152

Aviator HOWARD HUGHES Famous Airplane Flight Around the World 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372416582495

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HUGHES ROARS OVER SIBERIA AFTER MOSCOW-OMSK HOP; DAY AHEAD OF POST'S TIME" with subheads and related map. (see) More inside. 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, very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:31

$56.00
166151

Actor JACK BENNY Comedian Entertainer Arrested for GEM Smuggling 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372416582129

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1939 * Jack Benny arrested for Gem smuggling * American comedian, vaudevillian, entertainer The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BENNY IS INDICTED IN CHAPERAU CASE; DENIES HE IS GUILTY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 7 with one column photo of Benny. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:30

$44.00
166150

LE MANS FRANCE Post D-Day French Cities Captured World War II 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372416581833

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1944 * Post D-Day France being occupied by U.S. Army * World War II German defense falling apart * Le Mans & more towns France falls to the allies (1st report) The front page has a nice banner headline: "U.S. TROOPS IN LE MANS, ST. MALO, NANTES, ANGERS; WITHIN 87 MILES OF PARIS; CANADIANS SWEEP ON" with subheads and related map. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:30

$47.00
166149

LEE BIBLE Race Car Driver Land Speed Record Ormond Beach KILLED 1929 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111767605

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: QUINCY EVENING NEWS, Mass., March 14 & 15, 1929 * Race car driver Lee Bible killed * Land speed record attempt * Ormond Beach, Florida The sport's section (page 4) of the 14th issue has a one column heading: "Tragedy Again Mars Daytona Speed Trials" with subhead: "Lee Bible, Driver, and Pathe Camerman Killed. (see) You also get the March 15 issue which has a small photo on the front page with caption: "His Last Photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 16 pages each, light toning at the margins, s few biding slits along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:29

$44.00
166148

U.S. Airforce XS-1 Jet Airplane 1st CHUCK YEAGER Speed of Sound 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111767429

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL COUNTY NEWS, Kansas, December 23, 1947. * United States Air Force - Chuck Yeager * Bell XS-1 rocket airplane * Speed of Sound broken - 1st time The top of the front page has a one column photo of Chuck Yeager with small heading: "Outspeeds Sound" with brief text . (see) Complete with 6 pages, irregular along the spine with some unrelated text loss, otherwise good.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:29

$38.00
166145

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372416579706

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: QUINCY EVENING NEWS, Mass., February 16, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al Capone The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Chicago Calls For Drive On Gangster Rule" with subhead. (see) Original reporting on what is probably the most historic event in American gangster history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 16 pages, a few binding slits along the spine, minor margin wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:27

$44.00
166144

Actor Comedian GEORGE BURNS Sentencing for GEM Jewelry Smuggling 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111766666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 1, 1939 * Actor George Burns * Gem - jewelry smuggling * Receives punishment The front page has a one column heading: "BURNS FINED $8,000 IN SMUGGLING CASE" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on actor George Burns receiving punishment for gem smuggling. 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, rag edition, slight crease on the front page, otherwise very nice.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:27

$40.00
166142

PERSECUTION OF JEWS Kristallnacht Aftermath Search for a HOMELAND 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372416577981

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1938 * Post Crystal Night (Kristallnacht) * Persecution of Jews continues * Search for a homeland - Jewish The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BRITAIN OFFERS REICH JEWS LAND IN AFRICA AND GUIANA; $100,000,000 FUND IS SOUGHT" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the ongoing persecution of Jews shortly after Kristallnacht (night of broken glass). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:26

$40.00
166141

Nice BABE RUTH Tydol Gasoline Advertisement Baseball w/ Photo 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111766179

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., August 9, 1929 * Nice Babe Ruth ad * Tydol gasoline Page 15 has a 17 x 10 inch advertisement for Tydol gasoline with heading: "Babe Ruth knocks out that knock with Tydol Ethyl Zero Knock Rating Gasoline" with further text and photo of Ruth, including an endorsement signed by him with his signature. (See) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:25

$38.00
166140

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball Announces RETIREMENT 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111765910

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 11, 1934 * Babe Ruth announces retirement w/ photo * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The sport's section (page 8) has a banner headline: "Retirement as Regular Player at End of Present Campaign Announced by Ruth" with subheads that include: "RUTH PLANS TO QUIT AT END OF SEASON" and more with very nice photo of Ruth. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light even toning, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:25

$92.00
158532

POPLARVILLE MS Pearl River County Mississippi Bridge Lynching 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391915961859

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 23, 1926 * Harold (Doc) Jackson lynching * Poplarville, Mississippi The top of page 9 has one column headings: "MOB MAKES PRISONER HANG SELF ON BRIDGE" "Uses Torches to Burn Way Into Poplarville (Miss.) Jail to Get Alleged Murderer" (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Harold (Doc) Jackson at Poplarville, Mississippi. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 25, 2018 15:24

$40.00
166105

MAX FACTOR & Company Cosmetics Make-Up Inventor Founder DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106708057

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1938 * Max Factor Sr. death * Cosmetics - make-up founder The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "MAX FACTOR DEAD; EXPERT IN MAKEUP" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Max Factor Sr., founder of the cosmetics giant Max Factor. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:17

$46.00
166104

CHICAGO GANGLAND CRISIS Gangsters & Politicians in Crime Alliance 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372408665799

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, August 5, 1928 * Gangsters - gangland - underworld * Chicago crime & politics alliance The front page of this section 8 only has a nice banner headline: "CRIME-RIDDEN CHICAGO FIGHTS THE GANG; Vigilantes in the Role of a Crime Commission Are Making a Determined Effort to Break Up the Alliance Between Politics and the Criminal Element Whose Trade Is Murder, Corruption and Intimidation" with smaller subheads and 2 related illustrations. Coverage on the recent unrest in Chicago's gangland crisis about 7 months prior to the St. Valentine's Day Massacre. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Eighteen pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:16

$40.00
166103

Best GETTYSBURG Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1993 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372408665325

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 8, 1993 * Best "Gettysburg" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere & review * Epic American Civil War film * Demolition Man A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Gettysburg" and perhaps no better newspaper 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 over 40 years of ... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:16

$72.00
166101

BORIS SCHATZ Lithuanian Jewish Artist & Sculptor Palestine DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372408664143

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1932 * Boris Schatz death (1st report) * Lithuanian Jewish artist & sculptor * Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design * "Father of Israeli art" Page 21 has a one column heading: "PROF. BORIS SCHATZ, NOTED ARTIST, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Boris Schatz, a Lithuanian Jewosh artist and sculptor who settled in Palestine. 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 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotto... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:14

$58.00
166100

DOROTHY HALE American Socialite & Actress SUICIDE Jump Death 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106706661

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1938 * Dorothy Hale suicide death * American socialite & actress * New York City building jump The top of the back page has a one column heading: "DOROTHY HALE DIES IN 16-STORY PLUNGE" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on American socialite and actress, Dorothy Hale, committing suicide by jumping from a NYC building. 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 rat... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:14

$46.00
166099

Great HAWAII STATEHOOD Joins The Union Admission 1959 Old Honolulu HI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106705276

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE HONOLULU ADVERTISER, Hawaii, March 12, 1959 * Hawaii statehood * Joins the Union * Great title to have in See the photo for this very dramatic & displayable front page. Nearly the top half of the front page is taken up with: "Congress Says YES ! " in huge letters dropped out of a large red box, above which is printed: "2nd Statehood Extra". The banner headline beneath the box is: "Hawaii To Become 50th State" with other related subheads. One of the front page photos shows Hawaii politicians celebrating in Washington, D.C. The complete first section with pages numbered A1 thru A10, minor archival mend on page 2, nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:11

$59.00
166097

CHIEF BENDER Baseball Pitcher Chippewas Indians Native Americans 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372408653611

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, Sept. 20, 1920 * Chief Bender - MLB baseball pitcher * Chippewas Indians - Native Americans The sport's section (page 9) has a one column heading: "Bender Is Real Chippewa Indian" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:08

$34.00
166096

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Win NFL Football Championship Philly Blizzard 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106703505

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 20, 1948 * Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Cardinals * NFL football championship title game * "Philly Blizzard" at Shibe Park * 1st ever televised NFL title game The sport's section (page 24) has a banner headline: "Eagles Battle, Browns Coast to Pro Grid Crowns" with subheads, 2 related photos and stats. (see) First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Chicago Cardinals. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:08

$57.00
166095

ST. MARTIN'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH Harlem New York City FIRE Disaster 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106703375

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 20, 1939 * St. Martin's Episcopal Church fire disaster * Harlem - Manhattan - New York City The top of page 21 has a three column photo with heading: "Battling Five-Alarm Fire In Old Harlem Church" Also a two column heading: "Five-Alarm Fire Destroys Harlem Church; 27 Companies Battle Spectacular Blaze" (see) First report coverage probably only found in a NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:07

$37.00
166094

Best ROY HALLADAY'S Postseason No-Hitter Philadelphia Phillies 2010 Newwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106703245

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, October 7, 2010 * Roy Halladay's no-hitter * Postseason debut * Best title to be had The front page has a headline: "Unhittable" with subhead: "Halladay silences Reds to make history in his playoff debut" and photo. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a headline: "Docs of Ages" with subheads and 2 related photos. Much more on the following pages. Great to have in this famous Philadelphia title. Complete 1st and sport's section totaling 36 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:07

$40.00
166093

SAYAJIRAO GAEKWAD III Maharaja of Baroda State India DEATH 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372408648443

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1939 * Sayajirao Gaekwad III death * Maharaja of Baroda State - India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BARODA GAEKWAR, INDIAN RULER, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III, leader of Baroda State in India. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:06

$38.00
166092

Great POPE PIUS XI Catholic Vatican City Rome Italy Death PHOTO 1939 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372408646796

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, February 12, 1939 * Pope Pius XI death photo * Vatican City, Rome, Italy The front page of this photo section has a great portrait photograph of Pope Pius XI with brief text. (see) Terrific for display. Other topics throughout. Complete with 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:06

$33.00
166061

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC HURRICANE Santo Domingo Zenon Storm Disaster 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392104818645

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., September 6, 1930 * Santo Domingo - Dominican Republic * Hurricane San Zenon (1st report) The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HURRICANE DEATH TOLL MOUNTING TOWARD 2000" with subhead and related photo/map. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little spine wear, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The 1930 Dominican Republic Hurricane, also known as Hurricane San Zenon is the fifth deadliest Atlantic hurricane on record. The second of two known tropical cyclones in the 1930 Atlantic hurricane season, the hurricane was first observed on August 25 near the Cape Verde islands. The hurr... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2018 15:29

$37.00
166060

DEAN O'BANION Chicago Gangster Mobster Bootlegger ASSASSINATION 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372405417916

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1924 * re. Dion O'Banion assassination * Chicago mobster - bootlegger - racketeer * North Side Gang leader Page 2 has a small one column heading: "Church Rites Denied For Chicago Gunman" with subhead. (see) This is early for Chicago mob news prior to Al Capone becoming a nationally known figure. 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 40 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends September 16, 2018 15:28

$40.00
166058

HOWARD HUGHES Transcontinental Airplane Speed Flight Record 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392104818180

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1936 * Aviator Howard Hughes * Transcontinental airplane speed flight record * Goodwin, Arkansas airplane crash disaster The top of page 21 has a two column heading: "10-Hour Travel From Coast Seen By Hughes After Record Flight" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editio... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2018 15:28

$52.00
166057

PITTSBURGH STEELERS & Philadelphia Eagles NFL Football Franchises 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392104818052

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 9, 1933 * Pittsburgh Steelers * Philadelphia Eagles * Joins NFL football Near the bottom of page 6 of this section has a small one column heading: "10 Clubs In Pro Football" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Philadelphia Eagles being awarded franchises by the National Football League at its annual owners' meeting in Chicago. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends September 16, 2018 15:27

$46.00
166040

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372404325888

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG DAILY SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Jan. 28, 1913 * Jim Thorpe has to return his Olympic trophies * Indian athlete from Carlisle, Pennsylvania The sports page has an article: "Thorpe A Professional" (inking problem causes loss of some letters: see) "Hero of Olympics Musty Return Trophies He Won at Stockholm" with the articles noting the details (see). Eight pages, some chipping at margins, nice condition although somewhat fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends September 15, 2018 14:47

$38.00
166036

Very Early & Rare BABE RUTH as a Boston Red Sox Baseball Pitcher 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392104100176

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, Oct. 9, 1916 * Very early Babe Ruth * Boston Red Sox pitcher Page 6 has a banner headline: "BABE RUTH Will Be the Red Sox Reliance Today In Second Game of Series Against JACK COOMBS" "with various column heads on the World Series. Also a photo of "Ebbets Field Diamond and Manager Robinson". Great to find such an early baseball report with Babe Ruth in a banner headline, and from when he was a pitcher with the Red Sox. Ten pages, some chipping at margins, partially loose at the spine, good condition.

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Ends September 15, 2018 14:45

$98.00
166011

MILKY WAY Radio Waves Discovered by Physicist KARL GUTHE JANSKY 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392103406271

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1933 * Karl Guthe Jansky * Physicist & radio engineer * Father of radio astronomy * Milky Way radio waves The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NEW RADIO WAVES TRACED TO CENTRE OF THE MILKY WAY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the discovery of radio waves emanating from the Milky Way by Karl Guthe Jansky. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, some spine wear, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: His discovery was widely publicized, appearing in the New York Times of May 5, 1933.

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Ends September 14, 2018 15:34

$44.00
166010

SIEGE OF MADRID Nationalists Assault BEGINNING Spanish Civil War 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392103406169

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1936 * Siege of Madrid Spain beginning * Nationalists assault * Spanish Civil War The top of the front page has a three column headline: "REBELS SHIFT THEIR ATTACK, THREATEN MADRID IN NORTH; TRY TO CUT VALENCIA ROAD" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the beginning of the Siege of Madrid. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2018 15:34

$45.00
166009

WINSTON CHURCHILL The Second World War Vol. 1 The Gathering Storm 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372403394220

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1948 * Sir Winston Churchill * The Second War War * Volume 1 - The Gathering Storm * Installment 3 - The Locust Years The front page has a two column heading: "By Winston Churchill: The Second World War" and more with photo of Churchill. (see) Page 25 has another heading with four related photos and continued text of: "Volume 1--The Gathering Storm" This publication published his World War II collection before it went into book form making this an early example of his famous work. News, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton &... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2018 15:34

$42.00
166008

United States 33rd President HARRY S. TRUMAN Death 1972 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392103405849

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE KNICKERBOCKER NEWS, Albany, December 26, 1972 * President Harry S. Truman The front page has a banner headline: "Harry Truman Dies at 88" with caption and photo. (see) Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, good condition.

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Ends September 14, 2018 15:33

$30.00
166007

COLLINS BLOCK FIRE Syracuse NY New York FIREFIGHTERS Firemen Dead 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392103405586

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 4, 1939 * Collins block fire of 1939 * Syracuse, New York * Firefighters killed - firemen The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "EIGHT FIREMEN DIE IN SYRACUSE BLAZE" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 30pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2018 15:33

$38.00
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