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169842

JAPANESE SURRENDERING w/ Failing Kamikaze Attacks 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372563661998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 14, 1945 * Japan surrendering to Allies * Kamikaze suicide attacks The front page has a banner headline: "B-29'S RESUME ATTACKS ON JAPAN AS TOKYO DALLIES OVER SURRENDER" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends February 09, 2019 07:57

$40.00
169827

Very Rare MOVIE PROP w/ End Of World War II Japan Headline Not Dated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392211717599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RECORD HERALD, no date nor city listed: a completely "generic" newspaper. This is an interesting movie-prop newspaper, a creation by the movie industry as it was a scene in a movie which obviously related to the end of World War II. We do not know in which movie this newspaper was a prop. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 08, 2019 15:49

$185.00
169691

IWO JIMA U.S. Marines Fighting on Mount Suribachi 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372556573282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, February 22, 1945. * Marines battle on Iwo Jima Island * Fighting on Mount Suribachi * United States Flag planting close The front page has a banner headline: "Two Axis Nations Today Reeling Under Reverses On East, West, Pacific Fronts" with subheads: "Yanks Win Half Of Jima" "Marines Push Toward Major Jima Airfield" "Americans Meet Heavy Resistance From Japanese" (see) Complete 22 pages, toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:25

$40.00
169639

Battle of GUADALCANAL Starts World War II U.S. MARINES LANDING 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206324516

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 14, 1942 * Battle of Guadalcanal * Solomon Islands - U.S. Marines * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "EXTEND GAINS ON SOLOMONS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day which much more on World war II. Complete in 30 pages, small address stamp within in masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:28

$46.00
169631

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206319711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Aug. 15, 1944 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page reports are: "Telling Blows at the Invasion Fleet by German Navy" "How Heroic Garison of St. Malo Defy Americans" "Call to Surrender Ignored" " "Distrust of Britain" and more. Four pages, minor flow n the upper left corner, good 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-German propaganda, offering a unique insight into how the Axis reported the news during the war.

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:20

$27.00
169091

DUTCH HARBOR Alaska Attacks BATTLE OF MIDWAY Prelude World War II 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372531241749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, EXTRA, June 4, 1942. * Dutch Harbor, Alaska * Japanese planes * Battle of Midway eve * Front leaf only The front page has a very nice headline: "JAP ATTACK ON ALASKA" with subheads and map. Front and back leafs only (4 pages total), nice for display as such.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:33

$34.00
168928

THIRD UNITED STATES ARMY Gen. George S. Patton Reaches Rhine 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392187324538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, March 8, 1945 * Third United States Army * General George S. Patton The front page has a nice banner headline: "THIRD ARMY PLUNGES TOWARD COBLENZ" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 18 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:43

$40.00
168655

Rare Air Forces AIRPLANE DROPPED Occupied France World War II 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372515634736

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TOUS LES FRONTS, France, August 3, 1944 * Rare allied issue dropped from aircraft * Occupied France World war II - WWII This is a fascinating & quite rare newspaper which, as noted in the upper left (translated) was "brought by allied air forces", and as noted in the upper right was from the: "Combined Supreme General Headquarters". Keep in mind that France was occupied by the Nazis at this time, D-day happening less than 2 months prior and liberation not coming to Paris until August 25. This was a leaflet newspaper which was dropped by aircraft over occupied France to encourage the residents that liberation was coming and to provide allied-based news of the war rather than Nazi propaganda which was their norm. The he... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2018 07:02

$58.00
168577

BATTLE OF KURSK Operation Citadel Nazis Soviet TANKS 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392176983985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 6, 1943 * Battle of Kursk (beginning) * Largest ever tank battle * Operation Citadel * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a four column headline: "GERMANY'S LONG-DELAYED OFFENSIVE AGAINST RUSSIA OPENS ON 165-MILE FRONT" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World war II. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 20, 2018 14:34

$40.00
168319

IGNACY JAN PADEREWSKI Polish Pianist Composer Poland Leader DEATH 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500197156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 30, 1941 * Ignacy Jan Paderewski death (1st report) * Polish pianist - Prime minister of Poland The front page has a nice banner headline: "PADEREWSKI DIES; LED POLES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. First section only with 16 pages, small binding holes along the spine, a little archival mending at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:38

$47.00
167671

JAPANESE ATROCITIES w/ Palawan Massacre Philippines Description 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372474941204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 6, 1945 * Japanese atrocities described * Palawan Massacre - Philippines The top of the front page has a five column headline: "U. S. ACCUSES JAPAN OF MASSACRE" with subheads that include: "Burning and Murder of 150 in Prison Camp at Palawan Told. (see) Lengthy reporting continues on pages 2 & 3. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2018 06:37

$45.00
167619

BAMBI Walt Disney Opening Day Movie Ad & Battle of Guadalcanal 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473446973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1942 * Walt Disney's Bambi movie premiere * Opening day advertisement This 38 page newspaper has a 12 x 6 inch advertisement on page 15 for the opening day showing of the famous Walt Disney animated cartoon movie 'Bambi' With movies at that time usually released 1st in New York City, this could very well be the very 1st advertisement for this movie classic in any newspaper. Nice edition for any Walt Disney collector. This issue has news of the day throughout with other interesting ads. Much on World War II including the beginning phases of the Battle of Guadalcanal. Light toning at the margins, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Bambi is a 1942 animated feature produced by... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:39

$62.00
167579

Battle of GUADALCANAL Starts World War II U.S. MARINES LANDING 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149304989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 12, 1942 * Battle of Guadalcanal beginning * Solomon Islands - U.S. Marines * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a nice four column headline: "AMERICANS HOLD GROUND IN SOLOMONS; 'OUTPUNCH' COUNTER -ATTACKING FOE; NAZIS PLUNGE DEEPER INTO CAUCASUS" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day which much more on World war II. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:12

$58.00
166827

Second Battle of EL ALAMEIN Egypt World War II Erwin Rommel Loss 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392128424793

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 7, 1942 * Second Battle of El Alamein * World War II Egypt - Africa * Erwin Rommel defeated The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ROMMEL IN FULL RETREAT, TANKS, GUNS SMASHED, GENERAL KILLED, ANOTHER AND 9,000 PRISONERS" with subheads and related map. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2018 14:57

$38.00
166625

SARA DELANO ROOSEVELT Franklin D. FDR's Mother DEATH w/ Photos 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372439871938

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1941 * Sara Delano Roosevelt death * President Franklin D. mother * FDR The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Mother of President Dies At Her Home in Hyde Park" with photo of Mrs. Roosevelt and subhead. (See) Much more on pages 10 and 11 with photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2018 15:14

$44.00
166373

NAZI SPIES Spy Socialite Grace Buchanan-Dineen ARRESTED Photos 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372428233138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, August 25, 1943 * American Nazi spies arrested - spy * Socialite Grace Buchanan-Dineen The front page has a nice banner headline: "WIFE OF WAYNE U. PROFESSOR HELD IN NAZI SPY ROUNDUP" with subheads and a ew related photo including one of Countess Grace Buchanan-Dineen. (see) Great to have from the city where it took place. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:40

$45.00
165804

BATTLE OF THE JAVA SEA Japanese Imperial Navy Victory1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392097738981

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 15, 1942 * Battle of the Java Sea - naval * World War II Pacific Campaign * Imperial Japanese Navy victory The top of the front page has a five column headline: "TWELVE WARSHIPS LOST BY ALLIES IN JAVA SEA, 5 OF THEM CRUISERS; JAPAN LOSES 7 DAMAGED OR SUNK" with subheads and related map. Lengthy coverage continues on page 3 with a few related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 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 & in... See More  

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Ends September 07, 2018 15:49

$57.00
165175

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084217174

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 August 15, 2018 15:32

$50.00
164967

BATTLE OF THE SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS Guadalcanal Campaign1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392077824997

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 29, 1942 * Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands * U.S. Navy vs. Imperial Japanese Navy * Guadalcanal campaign - World War II The top of the front page has a four column headline: "JAPS TAPER OFF ATTACKS ON GUADALCANAL AFTER SUFFERING HEAVY LOSSES" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends August 04, 2018 14:10

$38.00
164464

CHERBOURG FRANCE Falling To Americans POST D-DAY World War II1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372329289657

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BOSTON HERALD, June 25, 1944 * Post D-Day France being occupied by U.S. Army * World War II German defense falling apart * Cherbourg France falling to the allies The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "YANKS SET UP CHERBOURG KILL" with subhead and related photo. Incomplete issue containing 28 of the 56 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 08, 2018 15:20

$37.00
163529

GEORGIA BULLDOGS Win Rose Bowl UCLA & More College Football Games 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392034747824

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 2, 1943 * Rose Bowl: Georgia Bulldogs vs. UCLA Bruins * Orange Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Boston College * Sugar Bowl: Tennessee Volunteers vs. Tulsa * Cotton Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets The sport's section has coverage on the four major bowl games with a page 12 banner headline: "Injured Sinkwich Leads Georgia to 9-0 Rose Bowl Triumph" First report coverage on the Rose, Orange, Cotton and Sugar Bowl games. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 18 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The 1943 Rose Bowl game, played on Janua... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2018 14:51

$44.00
161687

UNITED NATIONS UN Intergovernmental Organization CREATED Truman 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372234900423

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1945 * The United Nations created (UN) * Intergovernmental Organization The ftpg. features a very nice--and historic--report on the creation of the United Nations: "TRUMAN CLOSES UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE WITH PLEA TO TRANSLATE CHARTER INTO DEEDS..." with various related subheads and a nice photo showing Truman observing Secretary of State Stettinius signing the document. Complete in 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" which was specifically created on high quality newsprint for institutions requiring long-term storage. Great condition.

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Ends March 29, 2018 16:01

$117.00
161593

BATTLE OF THE BULGE BEGINS Initial Attack by the Germans 1944 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372231075797

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, December 16, 1944 * Battle of Bulge begins * Initial German attack * World War II - WWII The front page has a two column heading: "Germans Strike Back at Seventh Army Invasion" with related map. (see) Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, some spine wear, generally good. wikipedia notes: On December 16 1944, at 5:30 A.M., the Germans began the assault with a massive, 90-minute artillery barrage using 1,600 artillery pieces across an 80 miles (130 km) front on the Allied troops facing the 6th Panzer Army. The Americans' initial impression was that this was the anticipated, localized counterattack resulting from the Allies' recent atta... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2018 16:30

$45.00
160556

GEORGE S. PATTON Takes Command in North Africa & Map 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391964775140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, March 19, 1943 * General George S. Patton promoted * Takes control in North Africa campaign * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a four column: "U. S. FORCES PUSH 12 MILES BEYOND RECAPTURED GAFSA" with subhead and related map. (see) First report coverage on General George S. Patton taking control in the campaign in North Africa. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2018 07:48

$37.00
160370

BATTLE OF AACHEN Germany Urban Fighting ENDS & Leyte 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959976578

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1944 * Battle of Aachen, Germany ends * Battle of Leyte beginning * World War II - WWII The front page has a two column heading: "All Aachen Resistance Ends as 1,000 More Surrender"(see) First report coverage on the Germans surrendering in the Battle of Aachen. This was the first city captured by allied forces on German soil. Also a nice banner headline: "AMERICANS CAPTURED TALCBAN IN LEYTE DRIVE". Coverage on the beginning of the Battle of Leyte. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete 1st section only with all 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends February 10, 2018 15:47

$40.00
160138

GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON Receives Bronze Star Medal 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372178240697

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1944 * General George S. Patton * Bronze Star Medal * Dwight Eisenhower * James H. Doolittle medal This 28 page newspaper has one column headings on page 7: "PATTON DECORATED FOR SEIZING METZ", and "Eisenhower Presents Bronze Star to General...". 1st report coverage on General George S. Patton receiving the Bronze Star Medal for his capture of Metz, France. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 27, 2018 15:20

$52.00
160019

TOKYO JAPAN Fifth Fleet USS Enterprise AIRPLANE Attack Raid 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391949370745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, EXTRA, February 16, 1945 * Fifth Fleet Tokyo, Japan attack * USS Enterprise aircraft carrier The front page has a six column headline: "TOKYO POUNDED SECOND DAY" with subhead and related map. (see) Coverage of the first U.S. carrier airplane attack on Tokyo, Japan. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the central fold, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 21, 2018 07:41

$35.00
159967

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391948558893

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, September 12, 1944 * First United States Army * Americans enter Germany for 1st time * Third Reich border is broken The front page has a banner headline: "YANKS DRIVE FIVE MILES INTO GERMANY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the 1st Army crossing into German soil for the 1st time. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 19, 2018 15:01

$42.00
159869

CASABLANCA CONFERENCE Franklin D. Roosevelt CHURCHILL1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946055645

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, January 27, 1943 * Casablanca Conference in Morocco * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill The front page has a two column heading: "Roosevelt-Churchill Decisions To Have Far-Reaching Effect" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:50

$39.00
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
157693

FDR President Franklin D. Roosevelt Death Wash. D.C. FUNERAL 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372093800297

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, April 14, 1945 * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Wash. D.C. funeral * World War II - WWII The top of the front page above the masthead is a nice banner headline that reads: "NATION PAUSES TODAY FOR ROOSEVELT FUNERAL" with illustration. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 10 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 01, 2017 15:29

$44.00
156419

BATTLE OF CAPE ESPERANCE Savo Island Guadalcanal NAVY World War II '42 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372048232477

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1942 * Battle of Cape Esperance * Savo Island, Guadalcanal * World War II - WWII The front page has a six column headline: "6 ENEMY SHIPS SUNK IN SOLOMONS BATTLE; LANDINGS IS BALKED; MARINES EXTEND HOLD; CONGRESS TO LOWER DRAFT AGE THIS WEEK" with subheads and related map. First report coverage on the Battle of Cape Esperance and Savo Island, Guadalcanal. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, light toning at the margins, address stamp within the masthead, small ink stain along the right blank margin, generally nice.

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Ends September 16, 2017 15:38

$45.00
156335

JAMES 'JIMMY' DOOLITTLE Made Army Brigadier General 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372046025020

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 24, 1942 * James 'Jimmy' Doolittle becomes a General * Post Doolittle raid on Japan * World War II - WWII Page 4 has a two column heading: "President Makes Doolittle a General, Has Navy Jump O'Hare 30 Numbers" with photo of James 'Jimmy' Doolittle. Interesting he received this honor just a few days after his famous air raid on Japan but weeks before the public knew he was involved. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen cont... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2017 15:34

$50.00
155733

TOM HARMON Michigan Wolverines Football Star FOUND 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391845341598

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1943 * Tom Harmon found alive during World War II * Michigan Wolverines Heisman trophy winner * NCAA college football star Page 9 has an article headed: "Chinese Guerrillas Saved Lieut. Harmon" "Flier Smuggled Through Enemy Lines by Underground" (see) First report coverage on Michigan Wolverines football star, Tom Harmon, found in Japanese infested China. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:26

$57.00
155127

EVANS CARLSON'S RAIDERS United States Marines Makin Island WWII 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827561895

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, August 22, 1942 * Evans Carlson's Makin Island raid * World War II - U.S. Marines * President Roosevelt's eldest son, James The front page has a five column headline: "Marines Smash Axis Raid in Solomons" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:44

$42.00
155111

OHIO STATE BUCKEYES Les Horvath Wins Heisman Trophy 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827536240

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, December 6, 1944 * Les Horvath wins Heisman Trophy * Ohio State Buckeyes * George S. Patton The front page has a five column headline: "3D ARMY RAMS SIEGFRIED LINE" with subhead: "Patton Strikes Hard to Drive Enemy From Rich Saar Basin" Also a two column photo on page 29 with heading: "OHIO STATE FOOTBALL STAR HONORED" (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 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... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:05

$57.00
153526

ATLANTIC CHARTER Winston Churchill & Franklin D. Roosevelt 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371922733711

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, August 15, 1941 * Atlantic Charter issued * Winston Churchill * Franklin D. Roosevelt The front page has a four column headline: "Expect Decisive Action Following Conference" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the Atlantic Charter being issued. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 17, 2017 07:30

$37.00
152818

TEHRAN CONFERENCE in Iran World War II FDR Churchill & Stalin 1943 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391725067911

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, December 3, 1943 * Tehran Conference in Iran * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill - Joseph Stalin The top of the front page has a four column headline: "May Issue 'Give in or Die' Ultimatum at Mid-east Meeeting" (see) Coverage on the Tehran Conference meeting between the big three powers in Iran. Other news of the day throughout with much on World War II. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends April 09, 2017 15:26

$33.00
152763

DRESDEN Germany Bombings 8th Eighth Air Force (8 AF) 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391723522143

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, February 14, 1945 * Bombing of Dresden Germany * RAF & United States Air Force bombers * World War II - WWII The front page has a one column heading: "U.S. Attack Follows Big RAF Assault On Dresden" with subhead. (see) Note: The bombings were made to try to end the war as quickly as possible so the Allies could focus on Japan. The decision to make these bombings happen was very controversial as many German civilians were at risk of being killed. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 07, 2017 16:40

$32.00
151160

SMITH-CONNALLY ACT War Labor Dispute PASSED Franklin D. Roosevelt 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371836290211

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1943 * Smith-Connally Act passed * Franklin D. Roosevelt veto override * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "CONGRESS OVERRIDES VETO OF ANTI-STRIKE BILL" with subheads. Lengthy coverage continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Smith–Connally Act (also called the War Labor Disputes Act) was an American law passed on June 25, 1943, over President Franklin D. Roosevelt's veto. The legislation was hurriedly created after 400,000 coal miners, their wages significantly lowere... See More  

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Ends February 09, 2017 14:13

$37.00
150953

CLANTON Alabama Gasoline Explosion BUS TRAGEDY Disaster 1942 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391668033612

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 27, 1941 * Clanton, Alabama bus disaster * Gasoline explosion The back page has one column headings that include: "14 IN BLAZE BUS PERISH IN ALABAMA" and "Death of Eight Others Feared as Vehicle Hits Bridge Rail, Bursts Fuel Tank, Burns" and more (see photos). First report coverage on the gasoline explosion on a Montgomery-Birmingham passenger bus at Clanton, Alabama. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports 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 cotto... See More  

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Ends February 02, 2017 15:30

$42.00
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
150808

BATTLE OF THE PHILIPPINE SEA Mariana Islands Pacific World War II 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391663453594

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NEWS, Los Angeles, WAR EXTRA, June 22, 1944 * Battle of the Philippine Sea * Mariana Islands * Pacific War A nice banner headline announces: "BIG U.S.-JAPANESE SEA FIGHT RAGING" and subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Battle of the Philippine Sea near the Mariana Islands. This was the last of five major 'carrier-vs.carrier' engagements with Japan. Complete in 20 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 27, 2017 14:31

$56.00
150806

LEON TROTSKY Marxist Theorist & Red Army Founder ASSASSINATION 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371826093682

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BOSTON POST, August 22, 1940 * Leon Trotsky assassination * Soviet Union Red Army founder * Marxist Theorist Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "TROTSKY DIES AFTER ATTACK" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 14 with photo of Trotsky. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, some light reddish staining (see), light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 27, 2017 14:29

$33.00
150704

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT Inauguration FDR Inaugural Day of 3rd Term 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371821135439

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 20, 1941 * Franklin D. Roosevelt * 3rd FDR inauguration (day of) On this day, history was made with the inauguration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt for a 3rd term. The top of the front page has a four column headline: "ROOSEVELT HAS A TALK WITH WILLKIE AND GIVES HIM LETTER TO CHURCHILL; TO TAKE THIRD-TERM OATH TODAY" with subheads. (see) More related coverage inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allow... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2017 14:28

$38.00
147457

ELBE DAY Soviet & American Troops Historic Germany MEETING 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371731430473

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, April 27, 1945 * United States Army join Russian troops in Germany * Elbe Day - historic meeting - World War II The front page has a terrific banner headline above the masthead: "JUNCTURE" in bold lettering with: "75 MILES SOUTH OF BERLIN with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the historic meeting of American GIs and Soviet forces on the Elbe River at Torgau, Germany. Great for display. Other news of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends October 08, 2016 14:55

$56.00
147054

LUDENDORFF BRIDGE Remagen Germany 1st U.S. Army Rhine River 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371717655920

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Kansas, March 10, 1945 * Ludendorff bridge crossed * First & Third United States Army * Remagen Germany - Rhine River The front page has a nice banner headline: "YANKS 5 MILES EAST OF RHINE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 10 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 22, 2016 06:53

$34.00
143774

Baseball's CASEY AT THE BAT Death & Battle of Guadalcanal ENDS 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371612622547

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, NY, February 10, 1943 * Casey at the Bat death ? * Battle of Guadalcanal ends w/ victory The front page has a four column headline: "GUADALCANAL IS OURS" with subheads and related map. Lengthy text. Page 25: "'CASEY' CLAIMANT DEAD IN CAPITAL" with subheads that include: "Daniel Casey, 80, Contended He Was Hero of Thayer's 'Casey at the Bat'" "Figure In Long Dispute" and more. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much more on World War II. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprin... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2016 13:00

$65.00
143260

SYDNEY HARBOUR Australia MIDGET Japanese Submarines Attack 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391433312360

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, June 1, 1942 * Sydney Harbor, Australia attacked * Imperial Japanese Navy - midget submarines * Irwin Rommel defeated in Africa The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Japs Try To Raid Sydney; Three Midget Subs Sunk" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the attack of Sydney Harbor in Australia by submarines of the Imperial Japanese Navy. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 10 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends May 13, 2016 15:20

$33.00
140489

HMS TRINIDAD Royal Navy Cruiser TORPEDOES Itself in Arctic 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391368841198

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1942 * HMS Trinidad sinking * Torpedoes itself * World War II - WWII Page 10 has one column headings: "British Reports Loss OF 8,000-Ton Cruiser" "Trinidad Had Convoyed Ships to Russia--Captain Is Rescued" First report coverage on the Royal Navy cruiser HMS Trinidad disaster. 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 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. Gi... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2016 14:20

$42.00
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