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174968

BATTLE OF LYS Spring Offensive in Flanders WWI 1918 Old World War I Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749395017

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COURIER-JOURNAL, Louisville, Kentucky, April 19, 1918 * Battle of the Lys (1918) * Fourth Battle of Ypres * Spring Offensive - WWI The ftpg. has a nice banner headline on World War I: "VIOLENT HUN ATTACKS FAIL" with column heads: "New Assault Delivered On 10 Mile Line" "Foe is Making Attempt To Cross La Bassee Canal & Capture Bethune" "Von Capelle Insists 'Sub' War Success" "Construction of U-boats Exceeds Losses & Effectiveness Increased" and much more. Also a ftpg. photo from the war headed: "British Gunners, Stripped To Waist, Pour Death On The German Hordes". More inside including a large photo of Major General Hunter Liggett. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2019 12:06

$37.00
175307

Rare WORLD WAR I Hamburg Germany Multi-Language 1916 Old Newspaper w/ PHOTOS


eBay Auction Item # 392432629265

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WELT IM BILD [World In Pictures], Hamburg, Germany, Nov. 15, 1916 A most unusual, profusely illustrated (photos) newspaper of folio-size, great coverage of WWI. Masthead title & all photos captioned in 7 languages: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese & Arabic. Very unusual newspaper & a fine addition to any collection. Ftpg. features a huge photo of General von Stein. Eight pages, repair at the central fold effects the photo of Stein, with some cracking at the folds inside.

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Ends September 25, 2019 08:20

$29.99
175300

Battle of Mount KEMMELBERG Spring Offensive Flanders 1918 World War I Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392432610001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COURIER-JOURNAL, Louisville, Kentucky, April 27, 1918 Nice two-line banner head on World War I: "LOSS OF KEMMEL HILL IS HEAVY BLOW; FRENCH BEGIN FURIOUS ATTACK ON HEIGHT" with other subheads on the war. Fourteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 25, 2019 07:36

$34.99
174439

LOUIS BRANDEIS 1st Jewish Supreme Court Justice Nomination JUDAICA 1916 Newpaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363644325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, January 29, 1916 * Louis D. Brandeis nomination * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice The front page carries a single column headline "Brandeis Is Named To Succeed Lamar" with subhead "Nomination Causes Great Surprise, and It Seems Certain There Will Be Gift Against Confirmation". "...The senate received the nomination with unconcealed surprise in which all official Washington joined because Mr. Brandeis had not been mentioned among the long list of eligibles which President Wilson considered, or among an equally long list of aspirants who presented indorsements...". Mr. Brandeis became the first Jewish Supreme Court Justice. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day ... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:15

$88.00
174239

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION 1st Stage Taking Effect BEER Liquor 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720260745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, June 30, 1919 * War-time prohibition taking effect (eve) The ftpg. has a report concerning what essentially was an early Prohibition., as Massachusetts would go "dry" on July 1. Column heads including: "PREPARING FOR DROUGHT" "Thousands Throng Bottled Liquor Establishments" "Buy Heavily Under the Shadow of Prohibition" "Orders Must Be Delivered Before Midnight" "Saloons Expect to Have Rush This Evening" "Rumor of 'Wild Night' In Hotels Brings Warning" and more. On November 18, 1918, prior to ratification of the Eighteenth Amendment, the U.S. Congress passed the temporary Wartime Prohibition Act, which banned the sale of alcoholic beverages having an alcohol content of greater than 1.28%. This ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:38

$35.00
174189

PANCHO VILLA Mexican Revolution General Color BULLSEYE Print 1916 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720246025

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 18, 1916 * Mexican bandit Pancho Villa Taking all of the front page is a large, color target with a small illustrated portrait of Pancho Villa in the bulls-eye, and a caption reading: "Making It Hot For Villa". There is another full pg. within which has text & several photos on the search for Villa in Mexico. Much other content as well, including many reports & photos on World War I. The complete issue, a vertical crease at the middle, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:00

$67.00
174166

U.S. & Germany Breaks Diplomatic Relations WORLD WAR I W. Wilson 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720240925

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ASHEVILLE CITIZEN, North Carolina, March 1, 1917 * United States close to World War I * President Woodrow Wilson The front page has a nice banner headline: "KAISER'S PERFIDY BARED" with many subheads. (see) Coverage on the official break of diplomatic relations between United States and Germany. Other news day. Complete with 10 pages, light toning, tiny library label (see), generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends August 23, 2019 07:48

$40.00
173679

1st LEAGUE OF NATIONS Creation Meeting Paris Peace Conference 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372693359650

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 4, 1919 * League of Nations 1st meeting * Paris Peace Conference The top of the front page has a four column headline: "WILSON TELLS CHEERING DEPUTIES FRANCE IS YET FRONTIER OF FREEDOM; COMMITTEE GETS FULL LEAGUE PLAN" with many subheads. (see) Coverage on the Paris Peace Conference which would create the League Of Nations. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 20, 2019 15:14

$52.00
173352

Great U.S. PROHIBITION Wartime Act Voted BEER LIQUOR Goes Dry 1918 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392309440517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 11, 1918 * U.S. prohibition beginning to take shape * Great headline for display The bold banner headline announces: "'BONE DRYS' WIN IN SENATE" with subheads. (see) This was actually the temporary Wartime Prohibition Act. As a bit of history, on Nov. 18, 1918, prior to ratification of the Eighteenth Amendment, the U.S. Congress passed the temporary Wartime Prohibition Act, which banned the sale of alcoholic beverages having an alcohol content of greater than 2.75 percent. (This act, which was intended to save grain for the war effort, was passed after the armistice ending World War I was signed on November 11, 1918.) The Wartime Prohibition Act took effect June 30, 1919, with July 1, 191... See More  

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Ends July 05, 2019 15:23

$68.00
171471

AUSTRIA-HUNGARY Austro-Hungarian Empire Surrenders World War I 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372625575974

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 4, 1918 * World War I coming to an end * Austria-Hungary surrenders * Austro-Hungarian Empire dissolves The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "AUSTRIA SURRENDERS" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins and central fold. Generally good, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 11, 2019 11:36

$57.00
171468

Great WORLD WAR I ENDS First Armistice at Compeigne Forest Sign 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372625575148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 12, 1918 * First Armistice at Compeigne * Forest of Compiegne, France * World War I fighting ends The nice banner headline announces: "FULL SURRENDER BY FOES" with subheads. Great for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins and central fold, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 11, 2019 11:35

$72.00
171282

BOSTON POLICE STRIKE Begins w/ City Lawlessness - Looting 1919 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392253627580

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 12, 1919 * Boston Police Strike * Trade union & wage improvements * Lawlessness infiltrates the city The top of the front page has a banner headline: "BOSTON NOW FACES GENERAL STRIKE TO AID POLICE; FOUR MORE ARE KILLED; DAMAGE ESTIMATED AT $300,000; WILSON SAYS THE STRIKE IS A CRIME AGAINST CIVILIZATION" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the Boston Police Strike which caused several nights of lawlessness in the city. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends April 04, 2019 16:44

$40.00
169638

PARIS PEACE CONFERENCE World War I Over 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206324318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Penn., May 7, 1919 * World War I armistice period * Paris Peace Conference The front page has a nice banner headline: "PEACE TREATY HANDED TO GERMANS TODAY" with subheads. A nice issue for display. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Paris Peace Conference was the meeting of the Allied victors following the end of World War I to set the peace terms for Germany and other defeated nations, and to deal with the empires of the defeated powers following the Armistice of 1918. It took place in Paris in 1919 and involved diplomats from more than 29 countries. They met, discussed and came up with a series of treaties ... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:28

$40.00
169261

1st AIRPLANE FLIGHT England to Australia - Ross Macpherson Smith 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392193697709

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 11, 1919 * 1st airplane flight - England to Australia * Aviator Ross Macpherson Smith The top of page 17 has a two column heading: "Smith Flies to Australia, Wins $50,000; King and Two Premiers Felicitate Him" First report coverage on the last leg of the 1st airplane flight from England to Australia. 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 32 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends January 13, 2019 13:56

$40.00
168930

BATTLE OF CAMBRAI Very 1st Major Tank Battle 1917 World War I WWI Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392187325040

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, November 22, 1917. * Battle of Cambrai, France * 1st ever major tank battle * World War I - WWI The front page one column heading: "SIR DOUGLAS HAIG AGAIN CUTS THE HINDENBURG LINE" with subhead and related map. (see) Coverage on what is considered the first successful tank battle which occurred during the Battle of Cambrai in World War I. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, otherwise very nice.

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:44

$38.00
167401

SS CALIFORNIA SUNK German Submarine Torpedo Attack 1917 World War I Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372466204093

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ASHEVILLE CITIZEN, North Carolina, February 8, 1917 * SS California sunk * German submarine attack * World War I tensions rise The front page has a nice banner headline: "CALIFORNIA SUNK WITHOUT WARNING; SENATE ENDORSES ACTION OF WILSON" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Twelve pages, light toning and minor wear art the margins, small library label within subheads (see), generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends November 09, 2018 13:43

$44.00
160901

SEATTLE GENERAL STRIKE Work Stoppage for Higher Wages Post WWI 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210119829

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1919 * Seattle General Strike * Work stoppage The front page has a one column heading: "TROOPS ON GUARD IN SEATTLE STRIKE" with subheads. (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 22 pages, a few stamps in the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:29

$42.00
157896

LEAGUE OF NATIONS Post World War I Peace Organization ADOPTED 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372101053320

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 26, 1919 * League of Nation adopted * International Organization * Treaty of Versailles The front page features a three line banner headline: "LEAGUE OF NATIONS PLAN IS ADOPTED; PEACE CONFERENCE ACTS ON WILSON PLEA, STRONGLY SUPPORTED BY LLOYD GEORGE" with various related subheads. Also on the ftpg. is: "Text of Wilson's Speech to Peace Conference Pointing Out Need of a League of Nations". This was the precursor to the United Nations and an outcome of the Treaty of Versailles ending World War I. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, a little irreg... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:29

$67.00
157885

SPARTACIST UPRISING Berlin German Revolution General Strike Start 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904107651

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1919 * Spartacist uprising begins * Berlin, Germany * German Revolution ending The front page has a five column headline announcing: "HUNDREDS SHOT DEAD IN BERLIN STREETS; BIG GUNS USED TO CHECK REVOLUTIONISTS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:07

$45.00
154400

GERMAN FLEET SCUTTLING Scapa Flow Scotland 1918 Ludwig von Reuter WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391800459749

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, June 22, 1919 * Scuttling of the German Fleet (1st report) * Rear Admiral Ludwig von Reuter * Scapa Flow, Scotland The front page has a three column headline: "GERMAN CREWS SINK GERMAN WARSHIPS YIELDED TO ALLIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the scuttling of the German Fleet by Rear Admiral Ludwig von Reuter after the end of World War I. Other news of the day. Complete 1at section only with all 14 pages, light toning, a few bindings slits along the spine, generally good.

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:12

$39.00
153812

DOUGHBOYS United States Service Men ARMY World War I Photos 1917 Rotgravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391774589158

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, August 26, 1917 * World War I - WWI * Doughboys - U.S. Army The front page of this rotogravure section has 2 related photos concerning American service men leaving their hometowns for war. Other topics throughout. Eight pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 03, 2017 07:20

$28.00
153113

3rd BATTLE OF THE AINSE Chemin des Dames Begins World War I WWI 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900926844

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, May 28, 1918 * 3rd battle of the Ainse begins * World War I The front page has a three column headline: "VAST GERMAN FORCE EFFECTS CROSSING OF THE AINSE RIVER" with subheads. (see) Coverage during World War I including the beginning of the third battle of the Aisne. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, some margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:20

$33.00
152167

Rare RUSSIAN REVOLUTION Petrograd St. Petersburg Czar Nicholas II 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371868230094

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PRIVATE NEWS LETTER, Petrograd (St. Petersburg, Russia), April 18, 1917 * Russian Revolution of 1917 Noted under the title is "(Translations from Russian papers)". This is a very rare "newspaper", typewriter-set on four individual sheets, reproduced on a mimeograph machine. Keep in mind that this was near the beginning of the Russian Revolution. A few years earlier "St. Petersburg" changed its name to the more Russian "Petrograd" as the war was not going well with Germany, and Czar Nicholas II had just abdicated. This "News Letter" would seem to serve as a compilation of news reports for English-speaking people in Russia at that time. Among the items on page 2 is: "The entrance of the ... See More  

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Ends March 17, 2017 16:28

$255.00
150709

AMERICAN RED CROSS BULLETIN World War I Era 1918 Paris France Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371821140431

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RED CROSS BULLETIN "Issued by the American Red Cross", Paris, June 8, 1918 An interesting & early little newspaper from during World War I in France. A front page war-related photo. Four pages, 9 3/4 by 13 inches, good condition.

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Ends January 21, 2017 14:34

$28.00
145999

ROSA LUXEMBURG & Karl Liebknecht Far Left Socialists KILLED 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371677527668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, January 17, 1919. * Karl Liebknecht & Rosa Luxemburg killed * Communist Party of Germany - socialist * Spartacist League founders The top of the front page is a two column heading: "LEADERS OF THE GERMAN RADICALS IN BERLIN KILLED BY MOB AND SOLDIERS" with subheads. (see) Complete in 16 pages, evening toning some margin wear with a few small tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends August 07, 2016 15:15

$33.00
143653

JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG Scotsman Bagpipes Color PRINT Illustration 1916 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391442312993

Shown is an original & historic old illustrated newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 20, 1916 The full front cover is a nice color illustration of a gentleman playing the bagpipes dressed in the traditional Scottish attire, by renowned artist James Montgomery Flagg. Several photos inside from World War I, the world of sports, etc. The back cover is a color ad for Camel Cigarettes. Complete in 24 pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends May 25, 2016 15:37

$44.00
140362

BATTLE OF ARRAS Start in France BRITISH Offense World War I 1917 WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367100367

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, April 10, 1917 * Battle of Arras, France beginning * World War I - WWI The top of the front page under: "OFFICIAL NEWS OF THE WAR FROM CAPITALS" is a one column heading that reads: "British Forces Open 1917 Offensive--Capture Vimy Ridge and Other Important Points--Arras Region Center of Attack" First report coverage on the beginning of the Battle of Arras in France during World War I. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Battle of Arras was a British offensive during the First World War. From 9 April to 16 May 1917, British, Canadian, New Zealand... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:22

$30.00
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