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173677

BATTLE OF OKINAWA Operation Iceberg Japan SHURI 1945 Old World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392317298985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 3, 1945 * Battle of Okinawa, Japan * Capture of Shuri Castle * Closing events of World War II The front page has a nice banner headline: "TANKS POUND OKINAWA JAPS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related map is on page 5. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Thirty + pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 20, 2019 15:14

$45.00
173642

WINSTON CHURCHILL This Was Their Finest Hour Speech 1940 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372692760449

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD TELEGRAM, June 18, 1940 * Winston Churchill's famous speech * "This was their finest hour" Front page has a two column heading: "Churchill Fears Immediate Attack" with subhead. (see) This report carries over to page 3. Pages 13 & 14 has the full text of Churchill's famous speech to the House of Commons in which he concludes with the famous passage: "...Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duty and so bear ourselves that if the British Commonwealth and Empire last for a thousand years, men will still say This was their finest hour". (see) Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 19, 2019 14:58

$118.00
173598

Presidential Election FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT 3rd Term Win FDR 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392315621988

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, November 6, 1940 * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * 1st ever Third term victory The front page has a nice banner headline: "ROOSEVELT CARRIES 39 STATES; STRENGTHENS GRIP ON CONGRESS" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. Compete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 17, 2019 15:25

$57.00
173559

Nice JAPANESE SURRENDER World War II Ends V-J DAY Peace 1945 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372690010113

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OREGON STATESMAN, Salem, Aug. 14, 1945 * Japanese surrender ending World War II See the photo for the nice front page with the banner headline in red ink above the masthead: "[JAPAN] SURRENDER". This is a special "EXTRA" edition, as noted in red ink as well. Complete in 8 pages, a little wear along the top margin, nice condition. A nice display issue with the red ink.

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Ends July 14, 2019 14:44

$52.00
173481

OPERATION LUMBERJACK United States Army Crosses Rhine River 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372688568368

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 9, 1945 * First & Third United States Army * Operation Lumberjack - Rhine River * Battle of Remagen - Ludendorff Bridge * General Courtney Hodges & Patton The front page has a great banner headline: "SWARM ACROSS RHINE; Hodges' Army Hurls Back 3 Counter Attacks" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 2. Related photo on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 12, 2019 09:46

$52.00
173354

WINSTON CHURCHILL "Darkest Hour" Gains Power in UK w/ Photo 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392309440757

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD TELEGRAM, May 7, 1940 * Winston Churchill gaining power * World War II - "Darkest Hour" era The front page has a nice banner headline: "CHURCHILL MADE WAR DIRECTOR; M.P.'S SHOUT DOWN CHAMBERLAIN" with subhead a photo of Churchill. (see) Nice for display. Churchill would become the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom a few days later with the resignation of Neville Chamberlain. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 05, 2019 15:24

$48.00
173308

Best CHICAGO BEARS vs All-Stars NFL Professional Football 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683182618

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 5, 1942 * Chicago Bears vs. Pro football all-stars * Post Pearl Harbor Pro Bowl * Best title to be had ? (rare) The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "BEARS DEFEAT LEAGUE ALL-STARS, 35 TO 24" with subheads, lineups and related photo. Nice for display. Much on World War II with nice front page headline. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The 1942 National Football League All-star Game (January) was the professional football league's fourth all-star game. The game pitted the Chicago Bears, the league's champion for the 1941... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:45

$57.00
173303

BATTLE OF BRITAIN London Airplane Bombings NAZIS 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307986596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 23, 1940 * Battle of Britain * London bombings * WWII Nazi bombers The top of the front page has a four column headline: "LONDON RESIDENTIAL AREA BOMBED" with subheads. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:42

$40.00
173293

ALESSANDRO BONCI Italian Lyric Tenor Bel Canto Singer DEATH 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307980326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 11, 1940 * Alessandro Bonci death (1st report) * Italian lyric tenor - bel canto singing The top of page 31 has a on column heading: "ALESSANDRO BONCI, LYRIC TENOR, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:36

$40.00
173240

ZE'EV JABOTINSKY Odessa Jewish Revisionist Zionist Leader DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372679418435

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1940 * Ze-ev Jabotinsky death (1st report) * Jewish Revisionist Zionist - Zionism * Odessa, Ukraine author poet orator The top of page 13 has a one column heading: "JABOTINSKY DEAD; LED NEW ZIONISTS" with subheads and photo. 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 30 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:55

$40.00
173237

THE HARDEST DAY Battle of Britain German Luftwaffe World War II 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304423661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 19, 1940 * The Hardest Day - Battle of Britain * German Luftwaffe vs. British Royal Air Force * World War II - WWII The front page has a six column headline: "600 NAZI PLANES RAID LONDON AREA AGAIN; 140 DOWNED, R.A.F. ATTACKS CHANNEL BASES" 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 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:52

$40.00
173221

LUISA TETRAZZINI Coloratura Soprano Operatic Concert Singer DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304418621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 29, 1940 * Luisa Tetrazzini death (1st report) * Italian coloratura soprano opera singer the top of page 15 has a one column heading: "LUIISA TETRAZZINI, DIVA, DIES IN MILAN" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:38

$40.00
173220

WINSTON CHURCHILL Radio Broadcast Address Speech on Russia 1939 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304418423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 31, 1940 * Winston Churchill radio broadcast speech * "A Sterner War" - World War II - WWII The front page has a one column heading: "CHURCHILL STIFFER IN NEUTRAL RIGHTS" with subhead. (see) Complete text of Churchill's radio speech is on page 35. 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 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:38

$40.00
173183

LUBLIN GHETTO Jews Jewish Holocaust Occupied Poland CREATION 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302407587

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 21, 1940 * Creation of the Lublin Ghetto - Jews * Early stages of the Jewish holocaust Page 24 has a one column heading: "NEW DEPORTATIONS OF JEWS REPORTED" with subheads. (see) Early coverage on the creation of the Lublin Ghetto in Poland. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:27

$52.00
172988

THE SLEEPING GYPSY Henri Rousseau Painting Museam of Modern Art 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671512528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 22, 1940 * "The Sleeping Gypsy" by Henri Rousseau * Oil painting acquired by Museum of Modern Art Page 17 has a one column heading: "ROUSSEAU PAINTING GIVEN TO MUSEUM" with subhead and 2 related photo, one showing the famous Henri Rousseau oil painting, "The Sleeping Gypsy". (see) First report coverage on the Museum of Modern Art acquiring "The Sleeping Gypsy" oil painting from Mrs. Simon Guggenheim. Probably only reported in this NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:14

$40.00
172903

WINSTON CHURCHILL Radio Broadcast Address Speech on Russia 1939 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669918928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 2, 1939 * Winston Churchill radio broadcast speech * "I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" The top of the front page has a five column headline: "CHURCHILL BARS A HITLER PEACE" with subheads. (see) Complete text of Churchill's radio address is on page 6. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:19

$42.00
172711

DOOLITTLE RAID James Jimmy JAPAN Bombers OFFICIAL World War II 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392290043157

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, April 21, 1943 * The famous Doolittle raid of Japan official report * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * USS Hornet aircraft carrier The front page has a one column heading: "WARNING SERVED JAPS MORE RAIDS WILL BE STAGED" with subhead. (see) This was the official report on the Jimmy Doolittle raid on Japan in which he led about one year earlier. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Doolittle Raid, on 18 April 1942, was the first air raid by the United States to strike the Japanese Home Islands (specifically Honshu) during World War II. By demonstrating that ... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2019 14:56

$42.00
172544

HENSCHEL HS 293 Radio Controlled Rocket Glider Bombs 1st Use 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284200598

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 20, 1943 * Henschel Hs 293 guided missile 1st used * Rocket warfare during World War II * New German radio controlled glider bomb Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Nazi Rocket Glider Bomb Is Seen For First Time, Diving at Convoy" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 25, 2019 15:14

$47.00
172493

FIRST BATTLE OF EL ALAMEIN Egypt World War II Erwin Rommel Tanks 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372658535659

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 17, 1942 * First Battle of El Alamein * World War II Egypt The front page has nice banner headline: "MAJOR TANK BATTLE IN EGYPT" with subheads. Nice for display. 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, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 24, 2019 15:27

$47.00
172451

WARSAW POLAND Liberation by Soviets Russians in World War II 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372657288100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 18, 1945 * Liberation of Warsaw Poland by the Russians The front page has a banner headline: "REDS PLUNGE THRU POLAND" with subheads that include: "RUSSIANS WIN WARSAW AND CITY NEAR SILESIA" and more. (see) Nice for display. Related map on the back page. (see) Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On January 17, 1945 - after the beginning of the Vistula–Oder Offensive of the Red Army - Soviet troops entered the ruins of the city of Warsaw, and liberated Warsaw's suburbs from German occupation. The city was swiftly taken by the Soviet Army, which rapidl... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:40

$44.00
172295

"NEVER GIVE IN" Harrow School WINSTON CHURCHILL'S Famous Speech 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392278070571

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1941 * Winston Churchill's famous speech * "Never Give In" never, never, never... * Harrow School - London, England Page 4 contains one of the most famous speeches of World War II, certainly among the top speeches by British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill. On October 29 Churchill visited his former school at Harrow and gave his "never give in" speech, very timely given the bombing of England by Germany at the time. The speech is not given here in full but rather the highlights are cited, text including: "...the lesson to be derived from our recent experiences is never to given in--never, never, never!" Not in any event, great or small, large or paltry...Never, never yield except to... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2019 09:13

$98.00
172231

BATTLE OF SALLA Finnish Lapland Finland Winter War Soviets 1940 WWII Nedwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392275621911

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 8, 1940 * Battle of Salla - Finland vs. Soviet Union * Winter War - Finnish Lapland - WWII The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SOVIET SKI ATTACK SMASHED BY FINNS IN FIGHT FOR SALLA" with subheads. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. A little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 11, 2019 14:44

$40.00
172013

THEODORE Ted ROOSEVELT JR. Utah Beach Normandy WWII General DEATH 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392270677015

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1944 * Theodore "Ted" Roosevelt Jr. death * Utah Beach World War II Normandy * World War II - WWII - Post D-Day The front page has a two column heading: "Theodore Roosevelt, 56, Dies On Normandy Battlefield" with subhead and photo. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 8. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 03, 2019 09:44

$44.00
171863

SAINT-MALO FRANCE Post D-Day French Cities Captured World War II 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392266448327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, August 10, 1944 * Post D-Day France being occupied by U.S. Army * World War II German defense falling apart * Saint-Malo France falls to the allies (1st report) The front page has four column headline: "AMERICANS TAKE SAINT-MALO, SPEED DASH TOWARD PARIS" with subhead and related map. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with more on World War II. Complete in 34 pages, light toning and a little wear at the central fold, generally in good condition.

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Ends April 25, 2019 15:44

$40.00
171862

BATTLE OF STALINGRAD ENDS Nazis 1st Major Defeat 1943 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372637441161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 3, 1943 * Battle of Stalingrad ending * Nazis 1st major loss in WWII * One of the bloodiest battles in history The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "RUSSIANS FINISH 'LIQUIDATION' OF 330,000 GERMANS" with subhead and related map. (see) First report coverage on the end of the Battle of Stalingrad which was considered the 1st major loss for the Nazis and a major turning point during World War II. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 32 pages, some small biding holes and a little wear along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends April 25, 2019 15:44

$42.00
171858

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372637439928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BOSTON POST, 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 The front page has a four column headline: "BIG U. S. SWEEP NEARING PARIS" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 14 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 25, 2019 15:42

$38.00
171785

BATTLE OF OKINAWA Operation Iceberg Japan VICTORY 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392264419795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1945 * Battle of Okinawa, Japan ends (eve) * Operation Iceberg victory The top of the front page has a three column headline: "U. S. OKINAWA GUNS HOLD FIRE AS AMERICANS DIG OUT FOE IN LAST THREE TINY POCKETS" with subheads. (see) More on page 2 with related map. Coverage on the final day of the Battle of Okinawa with the occupation of United States military. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & stur... See More  

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Ends April 21, 2019 15:25

$44.00
171578

BATTLE OF OKINAWA Operation Iceberg Japan ENDING 1945 Old World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259689693

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 17, 1945 * Battle of Okinawa, Japan ending * Operation Iceberg - Ryukyu Islands The front page has a nice banner headline: "NIMITZ HITS OKINAWA CRITIC" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 12. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Forty plus pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 14, 2019 07:27

$40.00
171565

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT 4th & Last Presidential Election FDR WIN 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372627496977

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 8, 1944 * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * 4th presidential election victory The banner headline proclaims: "RE-ELECT ROOSEVELT" with subheads. Nice for display. This was his 4th presidential election victory, a later change in the Constitution would make this an unprecedented event. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:33

$57.00
171563

DOOLITTLE RAID James Jimmy JAPAN Bombers Attack 1st 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259247356

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 20, 1942 * The famous Doolittle raid of Japan (1st report) * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * USS Hornet aircraft carrier The front page has a one column heading: "2 NEW ALARMS IN TOKIO; REVEAL BIG RAID LOSSES" with subhead: "Factories Destroyed by U. S. Bombs" (see) This was the famous Doolittle raid on Japan. It was not known at the time that James "Jimmy" Doolittle was involved due to secrecy. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Doolittle Raid, on 18... See More  

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:32

$62.00
171557

GEORGE S. PATTON Third United States Army Passes the Rhine 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259244980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 25, 1945 * Third United States Army * General George S. Patton * World War II Germany The front page has a great banner headline: "5 MILES PAST RHINE!" and "Ruhr Bridgehead Grows; Patton Advances" with subheads and related map. Nice for display. Another related map on page 2. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 13, 2019 14:27

$42.00
171521

Rare Post BATTLE OF OKINAWA Japan Island U.S. Occupation 1945 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372626551398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BUCCANEER, Okinawa, August, 12, 1945 * Very rare Okinawa occupation publication * Post Battle of Okinawa Japan military issue * Surrender of Japan very close A crude, typewriter-set newsheet printed under less than ideal situations at a military came. Such were typical during WWII. Most of the ftpg. is taken up with: "EXTRA ! ALLIES ACCEPT JAP OFFER". Most of the bkpg. is related text. This issue was printed less than 2 months after the end of the Battle of Okinawa, one of the bloodiest engagements of WWII. Japan lost as many as 100,000 soldiers while the Allies suffered 65,000 casualties including 14,000 dead. Civilians would bear the highest death toll of the battle with some 100,000--and perhaps as many ... See More  

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Ends April 12, 2019 12:51

$84.00
171405

LEONARD SIFFLEET Australian Commando Japanese Samurai Execution PHOTO 1945 WWII


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392255727400

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 12, 1945 * Leonard Siffleet execution * Australian Commando * Japanese samurai Although the front page banner headline notes: "STALIN NOTES JAR ALLIES", the most notable item is the quite famous--if not very disturbing--photo of an Allied soldier about to be beheaded by a Japanese officer in Papua New Guinea. This photo is located on page 3. (see) This was when it was first made public. This was Leonard Siffleet, an Australian commando during WWII. Wikipedia has a website specifically on him. This photograph of Siffleet's impending execution became an enduring image of the war, printed in many newspapers to show the brutality of the Japanese towards captured soldiers. Complete with all ... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2019 16:38

$42.00
171402

BATTLE OF OKINAWA Begins & Tokashiki Mass Suicide 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372622277864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 2, 1945 * Battle of Okinawa, Japan begins * Tokashiki mass suicide * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "ADVANCE 3 MI. ON OKINAWA" with subheads. Nice for display. More on page with related map and photo. Coverage on the beginning of the Battle of Okinawa. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Of particular interest is a one column heading at the top of page 5: "200 CIVILIANS DIE IN MASS SUICIDE AS YANKS LAND" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 07, 2019 16:36

$58.00
171376

Great BENITO MUSSOLINI II Duce OUSTED Italy World War II 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392255084394

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 26, 1943 * Italy - Benito Mussolini ousted * Pietro Badoglio takes over * World War II era The bold banner headline announces: "MUSSOLINI 'RESIGNS'" with: "Italy's King Names Badoglio Premier" with subheads and small related photo. Great for display. More on pages 2 & 3 with a few more related photo. Full back page pictorial is also nice for display. (see) Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 06, 2019 16:36

$52.00
171366

POTSDAM CONFERENCE Germany Stalin Truman Churchill 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392255082324

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 18, 1945 * Potsdam Conference (Germany) * World war II era original * Prime Minister Winston Churchill * Harry Truman - Joseph Stalin The front page has a great banner headline: "DISCUSS TERMS FOR JAPAN!" with subheads. Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 06, 2019 16:32

$67.00
171363

OCCUPATION OF JAPAN Begins USS Missouri Battleship SAGAMI BAY1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372621376744

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, August 27, 1945 * U. S. occupation of Japan begins * USS Missouri (Big Mo) enters Sagami Bay The front page has a great banner headline: "U. S. FLEET ENTERS JAP BAY" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 2. Coverage on the initial occupation Japan with the United States Navy entering Sagami Bay. The official signing of surrender would take place a few days later on board the USS Missouri. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Thirty plus pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 06, 2019 16:31

$40.00
171317

Japanese KAMIKAZE Suicide Attacks USS William D. Porter & Twiggs 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372620371642

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 5, 1945 * Japanese Kamikaze suicide attacks * USS Twiggs & USS William D. Porter * United States Navy Destroyers * Battle of Okinawa - Japan The front page has a nice banner heading: "Japanese Planes Sink 2 U. S. Destroyers; 224 Casualties" with subheads that include: "SUICIDE PILOT AND TORPEDO HIT WARSHIPS" and more. Related photo on the back page. (see) Coverage on the Japanese Kamikaze attack on the USS Twiggs & the USS William D. Porter during the Battle of Okinawa. Although this happened a month earlier, this was the first time it was made public. Always nice to have notable events in history reporteda in this World famous publication. Other news of the day throughout with much more on ... See More  

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Ends April 05, 2019 16:36

$52.00
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COLOGNE GERMANY CAPTURED First United States Army 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372615779840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 7, 1945 * Capture of Cologne, Germany * First United States Army * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "WIN COLOGNE; CITY OF RUINS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related photo on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 31, 2019 16:44

$42.00
171160

FDR Franklin D. Roosevelt Famed ARSENAL OF DEMOCRACY Radio Speech 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372614854490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 30, 1940 * President Franklin D. Roosevelt speech * "The Arsenal of Democracy" by radio The front page has a great banner headline: "F. D. R. LASHES AXIS POWERS" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete text of his speech appears on page 4. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 30, 2019 16:21

$47.00
171156

TUNIS & BIZERTE Tunisia Liberated by ALLIES vs. Axis 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372614852709

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1943 * Tunis & Bizerte, Tunisia captured * World War II - WWII * 5th Panzer Army (Germany) defeated The front page has a great banner headline: "BIZERTE AND TUNIS TAKEN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 30, 2019 16:18

$42.00
171140

PANTELLERIA ISLAND Operation Corkscrew Italy CAPTURE 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372614841355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 12, 1943 * Pantelleria Island captured * Operation Corkscrew * Italian Campaign - Italy * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "PANTELLERIA WON; FOIL RAID" with subheads. (see) Related photo on page 4. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 30, 2019 16:07

$44.00
171133

FORMOSA AIR BATTLE United States Navy Aircraft Carrier B-29s 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392250252697

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 14, 1944 * Formosa Air Battle - Philippine Sea * United States Navy - Fast Carrier Task Force * Imperial Japanese Navy - Army The front page has a great banner headline: "FORMOSA BOMBED BY B-29S" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 4. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 30, 2019 16:03

$44.00
171095

DOOLITTLE RAID James Jimmy JAPAN Bombers REVEALED in 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392249508714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 20, 1942 * The famous Doolittle raid of Japan is revealed * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * USS Hornet aircraft carrier The front page has a one column heading: "TELLS HOW U. S. BOMBED JAPAN WITHOUT A LOSS" with subhead: "Doolittle, as Leader, Gets Medal" More on pages 4 & 5 with related map. Photo of FDR giving Doolittle the Congressional Medal of Honor is on the back page. (see) This was when it was first reported that Jimmy Doolittle was the leader of the famous raid on Japan about a month earlier. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within t... See More  

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Ends March 29, 2019 16:03

$62.00
171093

Eisenhower INVASION OF SICILY Operation Husky World War II Italy 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392249508317

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 10, 1943 * Invasion of Sicily Italy begins * Operation Husky * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "EISENHOWER STRIKES!" and "Allied Troops Storm Shores of Sicily" with subheads and related map. More on p[age 5 with photo of Eisenhower and another related map. First report coverage on the initial invasion of Sicily Italy named Operation Husky. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The Allied invasion of Sicily, codenamed ... See More  

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Ends March 29, 2019 16:02

$62.00
171040

WINSTON CHURCHILL Arrives in Wash. D.C. & Visits White House 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372612147380

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 23, 1941 * Prime Minister Winston Churchill * Arrives in Washington D.C. * Visits the White House w/ FDR * Post attack on Pearl Harbor - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "CHURCHILL AT WHITE HOUSE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos on page 2 ad 1 on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 27, 2019 16:34

$62.00
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ERWIN ROMMEL Tanks German Field Marshall WWII DEATH 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245687466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 16, 1944 * Erwin Rommel death * The Desert Fox * World War II field Marshall The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "ROMMEL DIES OF WOUND CAUSED BY AUTO WRECK" with subhead and small photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning, a little margin and central fold wear, small library stamp in the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:40

$44.00
171006

CAIRO CONFERENCE Winston Churchill & FDR World War II Japan 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245674950

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 2, 1943 * Cairo Conference in Egypt * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "STRIP JAPAN, ALLIES PLEDGE; Aim to Free Stolen Empire; 3 Leaders on New Journey" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photo and map are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the Cairo Conference in Egypt in which Japan was the main topic. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:33

$67.00
171000

BATTLE OF ALAM EL HALFA Erwin Rommel Attacks Egypt 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245668867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 1, 1942 * Battle of Alam el Halfa begins * Field Marshal Erwin Rommel The front page has a great banner headline: "AXIS REOPENS DRIVE IN EGYPT" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 2. First report coverage on beginning of the Battle of Alam el Halfa near El Alamein, Egypt. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:28

$52.00
170999

BATTLE OF STALINGRAD STARTS Nazis Penetrate Russia 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392245668711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 14, 1942 * Battle of Stalingrad beginning * World War II - WWII * Volograd, Russia The front page has a one column heading: "BATTLE IN PART OF STALINGRAD, GERMANS CLAIM" with subhead. Related map is on page 8. Coverage near the start of the Battle of Stalingrad which is currently named Volograd, Russia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:28

$44.00
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