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158041

3RD U.S. ARMY Enters Germany FOR 1ST TIME Into Reich 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391907982357

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, September 12, 1944 * Third United States Army - Patton * Americans enter Germany for 1st time * Third Reich border is broken The front page has a terrific banner headline above the masthead: "INVADE GERMANY; Say U.S. in Reich; Enter Belgium" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the Third Army, led by George S. Patton, crossing into German soil for the 1st time. Complete st section only with 10 pages, light toning at the margin, a little wear along the central fold, nice for display as such.

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Ends November 15, 2017 12:26

$52.00
157689

TRUK ISLAND ATTACK Operation Hailstone vs. Japanese 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372093793254

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, N.C., February 18, 1944 * Operation Hailstone - Truk Island (Chuuk) * World War II - WWII The front page has a banner headline: "American Task Forces Assault Truk For First Time" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on "Operation Hailstone" which was a massive naval air and surface attack on Truk Island. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 01, 2017 15:18

$38.00
156021

OPERATION VALKYRIE Adolph Hitler Assassination Attempt 1ST REPORT 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372032836340

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PASADENA POST, California, July 21, 1944 * Operation Valkyrie (1st report) * Adolph Hitler assassination attempt * Franklin D. Roosevelt nominated This issue reports on the real life Valkyrie event, the attempt by German military officers to assassinate Adolph Hitler. The movie "Valkyrie" starring Tom Cruise is based on this event. The front page has a banner headline: "German Generals Reported Leading Open Revolt Against Hitler's Nazis" with subhead. (see) Incomplete issue containing 6 of the 10 pages of the 1st section only, some margin wear with a few small tears, nice for display as such.

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Ends September 01, 2017 15:12

$42.00
155738

BATTLE OF SAIPAN Mariana Islands U.S. Marines VICTORY1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391845344921

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BOSTON POST, July 10, 1944 * Battle of Saipan ends in victory * Marines conquer the Mariana Islands * Imperial Japanese Army defeated The front page has a two column heading: "Saipan Conquest Completed--Foe Ends Battle After Loss of 11,500 Men in Savage Fight" The report is actually on page 5 under: "CONQUEST OF SAIPAN COMPLETE" with subhead. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:32

$37.00
154872

OPERATION DRAGOON Southern France Invasion World War II 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391818019210

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, WAR EXTRA, August 15, 1944 * Operation Dragoon (1st report) * Southern France invasion * Allies invade Nazis The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "SOUTH FRANCE INVADED; Allies Land on Mediterranean Coast" with subhead. (see) Great for display. First report coverage on "Operation Dragoon" in Southern France. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 22 pages, light toning and a little wear along the central fold with archival mending on page 2 due to separation, generally nice.

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Ends July 16, 2017 07:27

$45.00
154715

GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON World War II Pre Battle of the Bulge 1942 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391810743515

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1944 * General George S. Patton * World War II - WWII * Prelude to the Battle of the Bulge The top of the front page has a five column headline: "GERMANS LAUNCH HEAVY ATTACK" with subheads that include: "Patton Lines Hold". See photos for partial coverage of Patton's movements just one week prior to the Battle of the Bulge. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. 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 issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, librari... See More  

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Ends July 09, 2017 13:40

$37.00
154615

BATTLE OF ENIWETOK Atoll - Marhsall Islands BEGINS World War II 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391809253060

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 19, 1944 * Battle of Eniwetok begins - Marshall Islands * World War II - Pacific campaign The front page has a nice banner headline: "AMERICANS LAND ON ENIWETOK, FLANKING TRUK; GREAT VICTORY SEEN IN BLOW AT PACIFIC BASE" with subheads and related map. 1st report coverage on the landing of the 22nd Marine Regiment which began the Battle of Eniwetok. 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 28 pages, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Give... See More  

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Ends July 08, 2017 07:45

$38.00
153160

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Europe Jews 1944 WWII Newspaper NAZIS Atrocities


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739204027

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time * Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations Page 5 has one column headings: "NAZIS BAR RESCUE OF 1,350 ORPHANS", "Refuse Safe-Conduct for Ship to Carry Jews Whose Parents Were Murdered in Balkans". See images for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Europe. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being realized. Other news, sports and and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen ... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:02

$52.00
153115

OPERATION MARKET GARDEN Allied Airborne Paratroopers Raid 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900928388

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 19, 1944 * Operation Market Garden begins * Post D-Day Europe * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "BRITISH AND AIR ARMY UNITE" with subheads that include: "13 Towns Taken by Glider Troops" and more. (see) First report coverage on the great paratrooper raid in the Netherlands. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp in the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:23

$45.00
151708

BATTLE OF THE BULGE American Nazis Tanks Belgium & Luxembourg 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391691159530

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER. December 25, 1944 * Battle of the Bulge * World War II Belgium The front page has five column headline: "NAZIS' DRIVE HALTED" with subheads. (see) Complete 1st section only with 14 pages, some central fold wear with archival mend along the fold on page, a little margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:15

$30.00
151699

LUPE VELEZ Mexican Film Actress SUICIDE Death - WWII 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371853143543

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 15, 1944 * Lupe Velez suicide death * Mexican film actress The back page (pg. 36) has one column headings: "LUPE VELEZ SUICIDE BY SLEEP TABLETS" "'Tempestuous' Actress Was Depressed by Failure of Romance With French Actor" with smaller subheads and one column photo of Velez. First report coverage on the suicide death of famous Mexican actress, Lupe Velez. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. 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 con... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 13:17

$42.00
151672

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371850648694

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Aug. 12, 1944 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page reports are: "Defenders Of Atlantic Bases Defy Many Attacks" "Russians Lose All the Tanks of Two Divisions in Six Days" "Churchill's Words Belied By March of Events" "The Germans Withstand Hurricane of Shells" "17,000 People Flee from London in Single Day: Scientists Baffled by V.1." Four pages, small tabloid size, nice condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during most of WWII, from July 1, 1940 through May 9, 1945. During the Nazi occupation they took over this newspaper and filled it with pro... See More  

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Ends February 26, 2017 15:31

$27.00
150893

JIMMY STEWART Movie Film Actor as World War II PILOT Over Germany 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391665068650

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1944 * Jimmy Stewart as a World War II pilot * American Hollywood movie actor Page 3 has a small, rather inconspicuous report of famed actor Jimmy Steward co-piloting a Liberator plane over Germany. Headed: "Stewart Co-Pilot in New Attack" it includes: "Maj. Jimmy Stewart, former film star, led one group of Liberators over Oberpfaffenhofen today, traveling in the lead plane as co-pilot..." with a bit more (see). Rare to find mention of Jimmy Stewart from the war years. I suspect this publication is one of the few to report him as a pilot given the small, inside report here. In addition to his distinguished acting career, he had a noted military career as a Wor... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2017 12:34

$46.00
150866

ARMY BLACK KNIGHTS 1st College Football National Championship Won 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391664316044

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, December 3, 1944 * Army Black Knights college football * 1st national championship title (1st report) * World War II - WWII The front page of the sport's section which has it's own masthead (inside) has a nice banner headline: "ARMY ENDS SEASON UNBEATEN, DOWNS NAVY, 23-7" with subheads and related photo. First report coverage on the Army Black Knights claiming their very 1st national college football title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in a 40+ page issue, light toning and minor wear at the margins, good condition.

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Ends January 28, 2017 15:08

$42.00
150619

Great PARIS FALLS Nazis Retreat Allied Victory WORLD WAR II 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371819638204

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Aug. 23, 1944 * Paris, France recaptured * Great headline for display The top of the front page features a dramatic banner headline dropped out of a black box: "PARIS CAPTURED" with another headline: "French Revolt, Seize Capital As Yanks at City's Gates" and other related reports (see). Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, small hole near the bottom (see), a little central fold wear, a few small margin tears, generally in good condition. Nice for display.

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Ends January 19, 2017 15:40

$59.00
150607

BATTLE OF KWAJALEIN Marshall Islands Roi-Namur U.S. Victory 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391657418684

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1944 * Battle of Kwajalein Atoll ends with U.S. victory * World War II Pacific Campaign vs. Japan * Marhsall Island - Roi-Namur The front page has a nice banner headline: "MARINES CAPTURE ROI ISLAND, LAND ON NAMUR; OUR CASUALTIES MODERATE; ENEMY SURPRISED" with subheads and related map. (see) 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 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... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2017 15:22

$47.00
145849

Rare U.S. MILITARY CAMP Gilbert Islands Pacific Ocean1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391500161229

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: APAMAMA NUT I BEBA, March 3, 1944 This is a postage stamp size chunk of coral and trees in the Pacific, one of the Gilbert islands, not far from the Equator. In the masthead is: "Apamama's On The Map - With One Objective - Blast The Jap!" This is a crudely produced "camp" newspaper for and by the military installation on this tiny island, single sheet, 8 by 13 inches. Three words have been blacked out for some reason, otherwise in great condition.

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Ends August 04, 2016 06:05

$43.00
145558

FALL OF ROME ITALY Liberation by Allies U.S. TROOPS 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391491295250

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON TRAVELER, June 5, 1944 * Fall of Rome, Italy - liberated by the allies * D-Day invasion of France 1 day away * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "5th GOES THROUGH ROME AFTER BEATEN FOE" with subheads. (see) This was the first Axis capital to fall to the allies. D-Day would follow 1 day later and Nazi occupied Europe would begin to crumble afterwards. Complete in 28 pages, small hole along the central fold, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 23, 2016 15:07

$34.00
142121

USS ST. LO Escort Carrier KAMIKAZE Airplanes Attack 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371570261026

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1944 * USS St. Lo - Casablanca-class escort carrier * Leyte Gulf, Phillipines - Kamikazes attack Page 3 has a somewhat discrete one column heading: "Navy Names 4 Ships Damaged Off Leyte" Although brief, this is the 1st report on the loss of the escort carrier USS St. Lo. She was the first major warship to sink as the result of a kamikaze attack. Reporting on many disasters such as this were kept from the public, sometimes for many months, until the family members of the killed were all notified, giving the reason for this late report. Still a first report. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Complete in 38 ... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2016 13:59

$45.00
139738

BATTLE OF SAIPAN Mariana Islands U.S. Marines BEGINS 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371519997533

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1944 * Battle of Saipan begins * Marines land at Mariana Islands * Imperial Japanese Army The front page has a nice banner headline: "AMERICAN FORCES LANDING IN MARIANAS" with subheads that include: "Saipan Is Stormed" "Americans Fight Way Inland on Base Vital to Japan's Defense" and more w/ map. (see) 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 32 pages, 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... See More  

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Ends January 28, 2016 07:16

$52.00
139271

NAPER 28 Nebraska NE C-47 Airplane Crash & ADOLPH HITLER Purge in 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391343663902

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1944 * Naper 28 airplane crash * C-47 military transport plane * Naper, Nebraska * Adolph Hitler purge in WWII Germany Page 3 has small one column headings: "CRASH KILLS 28 FLIERS" "Victims in Nebraska Accident Include 24 Army Pilots" (see) First report coverage on the C-47 transport plane crash near Naper, Nebraska. 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 World War II including front page reporting on the Adolph Hitler purge in Germany shortly after his famous assassination attempt. Complete in 24 pages, this is the r... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2016 07:11

$42.00
137885

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination WARSAW Ghetto & Luxembourg 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371480437765

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 11, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public - Mary Berg diary * Nazi-occupied Warsaw Ghetto, Poland exterminations * Allies liberate Luxembourg Page 5 has a one column heading: "Slayings In Warsaw Depicted By Witness" See image for coverage on the atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being known. What better evidence to confirm of what really happened then having a 1st hand account from the day it was first reported. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also a banner headline on the front page: "AMERI... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2015 15:19

$46.00
137399

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371468379330

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of Sir Winston Churchill's famous quote: "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it". Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Aug. 25, 1944 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page heads are: "Allies Repulsed In North France" "Luftwaffe Scores Over Normandy Battle" "Americans Violate International Law" and more. Four pages, 12 by 12 3/4 inches, bit irregular at spine, nice condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of WWII. During the Nazi occupation they took o... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2015 14:45

$25.00
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