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159181

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish vs. Northwestern FOOTBALL Knute Rockne 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928720612

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, November 24, 1929 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Year of national championship * NCAA college football The front page of this section has a one column heading: "NOTRE DAME SCORES ITS EIGHTH IN ROW" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish's win over the Northwestern Wildcats. The Irish would end the year as national champions, lead by legendary coach Knute Rockne. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 17, 2017 14:35

$37.00
159171

MOVING PICTURES Radio Movie Sent Through the Air for 1ST TIME 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372139298658

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1928 * 1st moving pictures sent through air * Golden Age of Radio - movies The front page has a one column heading: "FIRST RADIO MOVIE IS SENT TWO MILES" with subheads. (see) Text begins with: "For the first time in history, moving pictures were transmitted through the air today" Coverage continues inside with related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2017 08:58

$37.00
159156

ROBERT H. GODDARD Early Rockets Rocketry SPACE TRAVEL ? w/ Photo 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928094022

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, May 25, 1924 * Robert Goddard * Early rockets - rocketry * Flight to the moon ? Page 4 of this section has a three column headline: "HOPES TO REACH MOON WITH A GIANT ROCKET" and more with nice photo of Goddard. (see) Lengthy text here. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only, light toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends December 16, 2017 15:52

$72.00
159155

NATHAN LEOPOLD Arrested for BOBBY FRANKS Murder Thrill Kill Case 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928093283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 30, 1924 * Nathan Leopold arrested * Bobby Franks murder * Thrill Kill case One of the more sensational trials of the 20th century was that of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb, two young, Jewish, & wealthy college students who wanted to commit the perfect crime. The front page has one column headings that include: "FIVE ARRESTS MADE IN FRANKS KILLING" "One Is a Wealthy Youth Who Admits Owning Spectacles Found Near Boy's Body" and more. (see) Other news , sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 16, 2017 15:51

$40.00
159154

VLADIMIR LENIN Nikolai Death Russia Soviet Union Communist 1924 Old Newsppaer


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928092154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 23, 1924 * Vladimir (Nikolai) Lenin death * Russian leader... Soviet Union The top of the front page has a three column headline: "LENIN DIES OF CEREBRAL HEMORRHAGE; MOSCOW THRONGS OVERCOME WITH GRIEF; TROTSKY DEPARTS ILL, RADEK IN DISFAVOR" with subheads and illustration of Lenin. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 3. 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 with all 40 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 16, 2017 15:48

$45.00
159152

ARNOLD ROTHSTEIN Jewish Mob Kingpin & Gambler "The Brain" SHOT 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928086278

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1928 * Arnold Rothstein shot in NYC (1st report) * Notorious gambler and gangster chief The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ROTHSTEIN, GAMBLER, MYSTERIOUSLY SHOT; REFUSES TO TALK" (see) First report coverage on the shooting of Arnold Rothstein, famous New York City gambler, before he was pronounced dead. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 16, 2017 15:32

$57.00
159151

IMMIGRATION ACT OF 1924 Immigrants to America Limited Calvin Coolidge Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928077412

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 27, 1924 * Immigration Act of 1924 * President Calvin Coolidge * Limiting immigrants into America The front page has a three column headline: "COOLIDGE SIGNS THE IMMIGRATION BILL" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on President Calvin Coolidge signing he Immigration Act of 1924 into law. 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, light toning and a,little wear at the margins, irregular along the spine, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: The Immigration Act of 1924 was a United States federal law that limited the annual number of immi... See More  

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Ends December 16, 2017 15:20

$40.00
159149

HERBERT HOOVER Elected 31st President of United States Rep. WINS 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928076245

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 7, 1928 * Herbert Hoover elected President * Franklin D. Roosevelt wins Governorship The front page has a nice banner headline: "HOOVER WINS 407 TO 69; DOUBTFUL 55; SMITH LOSES STATE; SOUTH BROKEN; ROOSEVELT IS ELECTED GOVERNOR" with subheads and chart. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on the following pages with a few related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 16, 2017 15:17

$72.00
159148

DUMBO Walt Disney MOVIE Opening Day Review & Advertisement 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372138558348

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, October 24, 1941 * Dumbo - elephant & mouse * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review On page 27 under 'THE SCREEN IN REVIEW" is a three column headline: "Disney's Cartoon, 'Dumbo,' a Fanciful Delight, at Broadway--'You'll Never Get Rich,' With Astaire and Rita Hayworth, at Music Hall--New Film at Palace" which is the very 1st movie review for this Disney classic the day after the premiere showing in New York City's Broadway theater. Complete text can be viewed in the photos below. The 1st time review also has a two column illustration of Dumbo. On the same page is a 7 x 4 inch theater ad for this movie as well. Other news, sports and ... See More  

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Ends December 16, 2017 15:16

$102.00
159118

ACRE PRISON BREAK British Mandate of Palestine Jews & IRGUN 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372137493397

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 5, 1947 * Acre Prison break * Irgun - Zionist paramilitary * British Mandate of Palestine The top of the front page has a four column headline: "PALESTINE PRISON BLAST FREES 251" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the famous Acre Prison break by the Irgun in Palestine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:50

$47.00
159117

Electric DEATH RAY Harry Grindell Matthews Invention Claim 1924 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927359248

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1924 * The electric Death Ray invention ? * Harry Grindell Matthews The front page has one column headings that include: "TELLS DEATH POWER OF 'DIABOLICAL RAYS'" "Inventor Says They Can Destroy an Army, Paralyze a Fleet and Rule the Air" "Puts Range At 8 Miles" and more. (see) Coverage on the claim by Harry Grindell Matthews that he has invented the death ray. He was the first to claim such a device. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:47

$45.00
159114

Ocean Liner Steamship SS VESTRIS SINKS Rescues Virginia Coast 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372137486152

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1928 * Ocean Liner S.S. Vestris sinks * Early 1st report The top of the front page has a five column headline: "339 TAKE TO LIFEBOATS AS LINER VESTRIS SINKS; RESCUERS FIND SOME SURVIVORS IN DARKNESS; NINE VESSELS SCOUR SEA AT DISASTER SCENE" with many subheads, related photo and map. Also list of the passengers. Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 2. 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 64 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:40

$52.00
159112

CAPTAIN GEORGE FRIED & the SS America Rescue of Florida w/ Photos 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372137484557

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1929 * Captain George Fried * SS America rescue mission * Italian steamship Florida * Harry Manning The top of the front page has a two column headline: "FRIED HOME WITH RESCUED, GETS HERO'S WELCOME; GIVES OTHERS ALL CREDIT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on the followings pages with related photos. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:37

$42.00
159111

CHRISTY MATHEWSON "Matty" New York Giants Baseball Pitcher DEATH 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927353102

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 8, 1925 * Christy Mathewson death (1st report) * New York Giants pitcher * MLB baseball Near the top of the front page are one column heads announcing that: "CHRISTY MATHEWSON DIES UNEXPECTEDLY" "End Comes at Saranac Lake From Tuberculous Pneumonia--Had Long Previous Illness" "Idol Of Baseball World" "Served With Distinction in thee World War--Tribute Is Planned at Series". The article carries over to an inside page where is included a photo of him. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also lengthy reporting on game 1 of the 1925 World Series starting on the front page ans carrying over into the sport's section. Loads... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:35

$72.00
159110

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927351198

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, November 3, 1962 * Cuban missile crisis ending * Cold War - Soviet Union The front page has a nice banner headline that announces: "PRESIDENT SAYS SOVIETS DESTROYING CUBAN BASES" with subhead. (see) Incomplete issue containing the front and back page leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), nice for display as such.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:32

$37.00
159109

GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON Auto Accident World War II US Army Fame 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372137479678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, December 10, 1945 * General George S. Patton automobile accident * Post World War II reports The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Patton Accident Leaves General Partly Paralyzed" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on General George Patton's auto accident which would lead to his ultimate death a week and a 1/2 later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On December 9, 1945, Patton was severely injured in a road accident. He and his chief of staff, Major General Hobart R. "Hap" Gay, were on a day trip to hunt pheasan... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:31

$52.00
159106

SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR 1st Woman United States Supreme Court APPOINT 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927348360

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STATE, Columbia, South Carolina, July 8, 1981 * Sandra Day O'Connor appointment * United States Supreme Court - 1st woman Justice The front page has a three column headline: "Woman Named To Supreme Court" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage on Ronald Reagan appointing the first Woman to the United States Supreme Court. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:27

$35.00
159104

COLUMBIA TN Maury County Tennessee Cordie Cheek NEGRO Lynching Mob1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372137471638

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 16, 1933 * Cord Cheek - Negro lynching * Columbia TN Tennessee Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Negro, Freed by Court, Hanged in Tennessee; Lynching Handled Quietly, Sheriff Says" First report coverage on the lynching of Cord Cheek , Negro, in Columbia, Tennessee. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, 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 subscri... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:23

$40.00
159103

President THEODORE "Teddy" ROOSEVELT Death Funeral BURIAL 1919 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927344849

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1919 * Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt death * Funeral & burial The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BURY ROOSEVELT WITH SIMPLE RITES AS NATION GRIEVES" with subheads. (see) See photo for portion of text on the burial of President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt. 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 22 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:20

$40.00
159102

ALBERT LEO SCHLAGETER German Freikorp Nazism Martyr EXECUTION 1923 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927343816

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, May 26, 1923 * Albert Leo Schlageter execution (1st report) * German Freikorps - heroic symbol of Nazism Page 2 has a one column heading: "RUHR RAIL MAN PUT TO DEATH" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: Albert Leo Schlageter (12 August 1894 – 26 May 1923) was a member of the German Freikorps. His activities sabotaging French occupying troops after World War I led to his arrest and eventual execution by French forces. His death created an image of martyrdom around him, which was cultivated by German nationalist group... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:19

$39.00
159101

YANKEES STADIUM The House That Babe Ruth Built CONSTRUCTION Start 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927342471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 6, 1922 * Old Yankee Stadium construction begins * New York Yankees - Yanks * "The House that Ruth Built" The top of page 8 has one column headings that include: "WORK BEGINS TODAY ON YANKEE STADIUM" "No Ceremony to Mark First Step in Actual Construction of New Ball Park" "To Be Ready By October" and more. This is coverage of the construction of what was the "new" Yankee Stadium. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Complete in 26 pages, even toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:16

$67.00
159100

KIRVIN Texas Negroes LYNCHINGS Burning Eula Ausley Rape & Murder 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927341918

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 7, 1922 * Kirvin TX Texas Negroes lynchings * Eula Ausley rape and murder The front page has a one column heading: "MOB BURNS THREE NEGROES AT STAKE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Negro lynchings in Kirvin, Texas for the rape and murder of Eula Ausley. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:15

$44.00
159099

Yankees BABE RUTH Suspended Throws Dirt at Umpire FIGHT With Fan 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927340566

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1922 * Babe Ruth & Ban Johnson * Fight with umpire & fan... Suspended from baseball The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "RUTH IN ROW WITH UMPIRE AND FAN AT POLO GROUNDS" "Following Dispute Over Decision Babe Throws Dirt in the Official's Face" "Chases Rooter In Stand" "Home-Run King Not Sorry" and more. (see) Nice to have in this famous New York City title. Other news, sports and advertisement of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:13

$57.00
159087

Best WACO SIEGE Texas Branch Davidians ATF Agents Shootout & Fire 1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927079369

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WACO TRIBUNE-HERALD--Special Report, April 19, 1993 * Waco, Texas siege & shootout * Branch Davidians (1st report) * From the city where it happened The bold banner headline: "A FIERY END" reports the siege at the Branch Davidian compound in Waco and the devastating fire which ended the stand-off with the FBI resulting in the death of 76 people. Great to have this report in a Waco newspaper. Complete with all 4 sections and 24 pages, great condition.

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Ends December 15, 2017 08:23

$75.00
159066

BONNIE AND CLYDE Outlaws Gang Pre Killed by Police TIPSTERS ? 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136452397

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1934 * Billie Jean Parker & Floyd Hamilton * Bonnie and Clyde gang members arrested * The tipsters to law enforcement re. whereabouts ? Page 16 has an article with small headings: "2 Of Barrow Gang Held" "Woman and Man Relative of Bandit Accused of Texas Killings" (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Floyd Hamilton and Bonnie Parker's sister. Bonnie and Clyde where ambushed and killed just two days later. Could these two have been on ones who tipped law enforcement to the whereabouts of the infamous duo or was it just a coincidence. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Ot... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:32

$47.00
159065

Very 1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136451688

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Ireland to Canada The top of the front page has a three column headline: "OCEAN FLIERS FLEW HOURS BLINDLY WITH LIGHTS OUT AMID DENSE FOG; ONCE ONLY 50 FEET ABOVE THE OCEAN" with subheads. Lengthy text continues on pages 2 & 3 with related photo and map. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. 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 14, 2017 15:31

$44.00
159064

Very Early TELEVISION John Logie Baird TV Invention Experiments 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926649057

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, April 22, 1928 * John Logie Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions - experiments Page XX15 of this section has a banner headline: "RADIO VISION?--LEADERS TELL WHEN TO EXPECT IT" with subheads and related photos including one of Baird himself (see). Very significant reports 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 topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 20 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:29

$40.00
159062

IBN SAUD King of Nejd and Hejaz & the Ikhwan Revolt Wahhabis 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926648167

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 3 only, January 20, 1929 * Ibn Saud - King of Nejd and Hejaz * Ikhwan Revolt - Wahhabi religious militia The front page of this section 3 only has a one column heading: "IBN SAUD BY A COUP PUTS END TO REVOLT" with subheads. (see) Complete section 3 only with all 8 pages, Irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:27

$40.00
159061

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S New Field Theory Reduces Physics To One Law 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926647681

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 24, 1929. * Albert Einstein's new field theory * Physics reduced to one law The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Einstein's New Theory Is Further Explained In Its Linking Mechanics of Electro-Dynamics". (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 56 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:26

$47.00
159060

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S New Field Theory Reduces Physics To One Law 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136435146

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1929. * Albert Einstein's new field theory * Physics reduced to one law The front page has one column headings that include: "EINSTEIN REDUCES ALL PHYSICS TO 1 LAW" "The New Electro-Gravitational Theory Links All Phenomena, Says Berlin Interpreter" "Only One Substance Also" and more. (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, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:23

$57.00
159059

PITTSBURGH PA Pennsylvania Gasometer TANK EXPLOSION Disaster 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372136430532

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1927 * Pittsburgh gasometer explosion (early 1st report) * Largest gas tank in the World at the time The top of the front page has a three column headline: "21 KILLED IN GAS TANK EXPLOSION AT PITTSBURGH; 600 HURT, 13 MISSING; RUINS DYNAMITED IN HUNT FOR BODIES" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, irregular along the spine with a few staples present, otherwise in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Pittsburg gasometer explosion, or Equitable Gas explosion, was a bizarre accident that took place in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on the morning of November 14, 1927. A huge cylindrical gasometer, the... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2017 15:21

$42.00
159033

BATTLE OF MATEWAN Mingo County WV Coal Miners - Sid Hatfield 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135388585

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 21, 1920 * Battle of Matewan WV * Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency * Sid Hatfield fame The front page has a one column heading: "ANOTHER SHOT IN MINE FIGHT" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the battle of Matewan, West Virginia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, several blue pencil markings on the front page (see), light toning, a little spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends December 13, 2017 15:05

$40.00
159031

BOBBY FISCHER 1st American CHESS World Champion vs. Boris Spassky 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135385871

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 3, 1972 * Bobby Fischer wins World title * 1st American to achieve this * Boris Vasilievich Spassky Page 6 has a one column heading: "Boris Vows A Win" with photo of Fischer. (see) Coverage on Bobby Fischer winning the World chess championship. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 50 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 13, 2017 15:01

$47.00
159030

BABE RUTH Diagnosed w/ Appendicitis New York Yankees PHOTO 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926027301

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 9, 1932 * Babe Ruth diagnosed with appendicitis * New York Yankees baseball The sport's section (page 23) has a two column photo with heading: "Babe Ruth And Wife Upon Arrival Here" Also a one column heading: "RUTH ARRIVES HOME; IS ORDERED TO REST" with subheads. (see) This was a few weeks prior to his famous "called shot" in game 3 of the 1932 World Series. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2017 15:00

$40.00
159029

George R. THE FLYING HUTCHINSONS Airplane Family LOST at Sea ? 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926026697

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 12, 1932 * Colonel George R. Hutchinson * "Flying family" lost at sea ? * Aviation - airplanes The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HUTCHINSONS FEARED LOST; PLANE WITH 8 DOWN AT SEA; AID GOES FROM GREENLAND" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with related photo. History shows that this famous flying family crash-landed off Greenland, stranded for several days before being picked by a fishing vessel. This event made the Hutchinsons national figures. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light t... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:59

$40.00
159028

WINSTON CHURCHILL "War Situation" House of Commons SPEECH 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926025359

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 12, 1943 * Winston Churchill "War Situation" speech * House of Commons of the United Kingdom * Dwight Eisenhower becomes supreme commander The front page has a two column heading: "Churchill Promises Big Allied Push Coming Soon" with subhead. (see) Also a two column heading reads: "Gen. Eisenhower Heads Allies In North Africa" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:58

$40.00
159026

USS HORNET (CV-8) Aircraft Carrier Sinking Santa Cruz Isles 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135381026

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 1, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Hornet sunk * Battle of Santa Cruz Islands The front page has a five column headline: "U. S. CARRIER SUNK IN SOLOMONS" with subheads that include: "DAMAGED SHIP LOST" Carrier Badly Crippled Monday Later Sunk by U.S. Warship" and more with related map. (see) The name of the carrier lost was not known at the time, probably because of military secrecy, but history shows this was indeed the USS Hornet (CV-8). Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 70+ pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:54

$50.00
159025

EVERETT MASSACHUSETTS Beacon Oil Company Explosion Fire Disaster 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135379711

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 11, 1928 * Everett, Middlesex County, Massachusetts * Beacon Oil Company plant explosion & fire The front page has a banner headline: "SWEEPING PROBE OF EVERETT FIRE COMING" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Beacon Oil Company plant explosion and fire disaster at Everett, Massachusetts. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 10 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:52

$40.00
159017

BOSTON BRUINS Wins NHL Stanley Cup Hockey Championship Title 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135360602

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1929 * Boston Bruins - NHL Hockey * Wins Stanley Cup title * vs. New York Rangers The sport's section (page 9) has a banner headline: "Boston Beats Rangers, 2-1, for Second Straight Victory and Wins Stanley Cup" with subheads and lineups (see images). First report coverage on the Boston Bruins winning the 1928-29 Stanley Cup by defeating the New York Rangers. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:37

$47.00
159011

CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean Solo Airplane Flight SUCCESS 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135346303

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1927 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Atlantic Ocean flight success * Triumphal visit to London The front page has a four column headline: "LINDBERGH SEES ENGLISH DERBY RUN; SAILS FOR HOME SATURDAY ON CRUISER; NEW YORK RECEPTION AFTER COOLIDGES" with many subheads. (see) Loads of text continue on page 2 with a related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:28

$42.00
159010

1967 CARL B. STOKES & Richard G. Hatcher African Americans Wins Mayor Elections


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372135343625

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, November 9, 1967 * Carl B. Stokes becomes 1st African-American mayor of a large U.S. city * Elected mayor of Cleveland, Ohio * Richard G. Hatcher becomes 1st African American mayor of Gary, Indiana The front page has a four column heading: "Negro Elected Mayor in Gary, Ind.; Stokes Apparent Victor in Cleveland" First report coverage on the surprise victories of Carl B. Stokes in the race for mayor of Cleveland, Ohio. Richard D. Hatcher, an African-American as well, was also declared the winner in Gary, Indiana's mayoral race. It was the first time 2 African Americans won the mayoral race in cities with a population of more than 100,000. Other news, ... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2017 14:26

$68.00
158991

HOLLAND TUNNEL OPENS 1st Underwater New York City 1st Cars 1927 TIMES Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924179008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 13, 1927 * Holland Tunnel officially opens (1st report) * 1st underwater tunnel * Best title to have in ? The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "GREAT CROWD TREKS INTO HOLLAND TUBES AFTER GALA OPENING" "Thousands Pour In as Coolidge on Yacht Turns Switch With Golden Key" "Hundreds of Honking Cars Rush Through Tunnels From New York and Jersey Sides" and more (see). Article continues on page 26 with related photos. (see photos) Loads of text, too much to photograph. First report coverage on the 1st underwater tunnel opening between New York City and New Jersey. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day. Complete... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:57

$72.00
158990

WASHINGTON D.C. & Alexandria VA Virginia TORNADO Strike 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924178671

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 18, 1927 * Washington D.C area tornado * Alexandria,Virginia The top of the front page has a three column headline: "TORNADO SWEEPS ACROSS WASHINGTON, LEVELING HOUSES AND NAVAL HANGAR; ALEXANDRIA AND MARYLAND TOWNS HIT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the rare Washington D.C. area tornado strike. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:56

$40.00
158989

Great 1927 CHARLES LINDBERGH Transatlantic Airplane Flight England Visit PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132453380

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, June 12, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh's visit to England photos * Solo transatlantic airplane flight success The front page has 6 related photos regarding Charles Lindbergh's English visit after his triumphal flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Pages 2 & 3 have 11 additional photos of Lindbergh's visit to England. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:55

$37.00
158988

SACHSENHAUSEN CONCENTRATION CAMP Nazis Oranienburg Germany OPENS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132452372

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 30, 1939 * Sachsenhausen concentration camp opens * Oranienburg, Germany political prisoners Page 6 has small, somewhat discrete one column headings: "Jewish Camp Set Up" "Germany Establishes Polish Center at Sachsenhausen" (see) Early report on the famous concentration camp just after the beginning of World War II. This item is being listed to show these camps really did exist. 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 with much on the early stages of World War II. Complete in 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:53

$50.00
158986

LIZZIE BORDEN Woman Ax Murderer Fall River Massachusetts DEATH 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132450262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 3, 1927. * Lizzie Borden death report * Famous female Ax Murderer * Fall River, Massachusetts The top of page 21 has one column headings: "LIZZIE BORDEN DIES; HER TRIAL RECALLED" "Acquitted Thirty-three Years Ago of Murdering Wealthy Father and Stepmother" "Mystery Never Solved" and more. (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 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, light toning, generally nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:51

$77.00
158985

CHARLES NUNGESSER Transatlantic Ocean AIRPLANE Flight Try Takeoff 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132449548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1927 * Aviator Charles Nungesser * Transatlantic airplane flight try * Just before Charles Lindbergh The top of the front page has a nice three column headline: "NUNGESSER OFF ON PARIS-NEW YORK HOP AT 5:17 A. M.; HEADS FOR NEWFOUNDLAND; PLANE RISES AMID PLAUDITS OF THRONG" with many subheads and related illustration. More on page 2 with related photos. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:50

$52.00
158984

DULUTH MN Minnesota Circus Workers NEGORES Lynchings Hangings 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132448540

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1920 * Duluth, Minnesota lynchings (1st report) * 3 negro circus workers hanged * Isaac McGhie - Nate Green - Elmer Jackson Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Duluth Mob Lynches Three Negroes, Frees Three; 5,000 Stormed Jail After Attack on White Girl" See images for text here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World fam... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:48

$52.00
158981

Great PROHIBITION No Beer & Liquor in America BEGINS Headline 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924171635

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1920 * Prohibition begins in America * No beer - liquor The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DRY LAWS UPHELD IN UNANIMOUS VIEW OF SUPREME COURT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 6. 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 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:39

$45.00
158980

HARRY J. BROOKS Ford Flivver Melbourne Florida Airplane Crash 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391924171165

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 26, 1928 * Aviator Harry J. Brooks * Ford Flivver airplane * Detroit to Miami flight disaster The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BROOKS DOWN IN SEA IN 'FLIVVER' PLANE; SEARCH FOR HIM VAIN" with subheads. (See) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:38

$40.00
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