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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
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
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
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
171213

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
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
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
171020

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
170996

LOUIS BRANDEIS 1st Jewish Supreme Court Justice Nomination DEATH 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372609046568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 6, 1941 * Louis D. Brandeis death (1st report) * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice The front page has a great banner headline: "BRANDEIS, NOTED JURIST, DIES" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 12 with photo. (see) 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, a few dark tape mends along the bottom margins (see), otherwise good.

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Ends March 24, 2019 16:26

$44.00
170971

Rare ALLIED World War II AIR DROPPED Propaganda - Anti-Goebbels 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372608007541

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NACHRICHTEN FUR DIE TRUPPE, Europe, June 10, 1944 * Very rare WWII air drop issue A most fascinating single sheet newspaper, which translates to "News For The Troops", published by the Psychological Warfare Division of the Allied forces and dropped by Allied aircraft over Germany during the closing year of the war. This newspaper/leaflet was created to counter Goebbels' propaganda machine. Notice this dates just after D-Day. The headline translates: "Half of Germany Had an Air Warning". Measures 9 by 13 inches, very good condition. All in the German language, and an uncommon bit of aerial propaganda.

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Ends March 23, 2019 16:48

$52.00
170957

NAVAL BATTLE OF GUADALCANAL Solomons Islands U.S. VICTORY 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244860994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 17, 1942 * Naval Battle of Guadalcanal * Savo Island - Solomons The front page has a great banner headline: "SMASH BIG JAP FLEET!" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map is on page 2. First report coverage on the U.S. victory in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal. 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 23, 2019 16:42

$72.00
170954

DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER Chosen To Lead D-DAY Attacks in World War II 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392244858625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 25, 1943 * General Dwight D. Eisenhower c * Chosen to lead D-Day by FDR The front page has a one column heading: "ALLIED INVASION ARMY TO BE LED BY EISENHOWER" with subhead. (see) More inside with a few related photos. 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 23, 2019 16:40

$44.00
170923

NAPLES & AVELLINO Italy Captured by ALLIES Invasion 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392243978492

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 2, 1943 * Naples and Avellino captured * Allied invasion of Italy * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column heading: "Allies Drive for Rome as Naples Falls" with subheads. (see) Related map on page 4. First report coverage on the allied forces capture of Naples and Avellino, Italy. 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 22, 2019 15:45

$44.00
170849

GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON World War II Pre Battle of the Bulge 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372605786705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 2, 1944 * General George S. Patton * World War II - WWII * Battle of the Bulge prelude The front page has a banner heading: "Patton Drives Germans Across Saar in Nine Mile Front" with subheads. (see) Coverage of Patton's movements just a few weeks prior to the Battle of the Bulge. 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 nice.

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Ends March 21, 2019 15:33

$42.00
170782

LEND-LEASE Program Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR SIGNS INTO LAW 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601718985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 12, 1941 * Lend-Lease program signed into law * President Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * World War II military aid abroad The front page has a nice banner headline: "LIST NAVY SHIPS FOR BRITAIN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on FDR signing the Lend-Lease program which gave military aid any country which would be helpful to the security of the United States. Complete with all 32 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 March 17, 2019 16:42

$42.00
170781

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392240077753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 5, 1942 * Second Battle of El Alamein * World War II Egypt - Africa * Erwin Rommel defeated The front page has a nice banner headline: "'COMPLETE VICTORY' IN EGYPT" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. More on page 3 with 2 related maps. Two related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 38 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 March 17, 2019 16:41

$44.00
170780

FRENCH NORTH AFRICA Operation Torch INVASION Algiers 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372601718494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, November 8, 1942 * Operation Torch * French North Africa * Capture of Algiers, Algeria The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "AEF INVADES AFRICA" with subheads and photo of Eisenhower. Nice for display. Related map on page 5. (see) First report coverage on Operation Torch, the British-American invasion of French North Africa. Complete 1st section only with all 30 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 March 17, 2019 16:41

$45.00
170661

BATTLE OF MIDWAY Japanese Carriers Warships Sunk Loss1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372598545258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE June 29, 1942 * Post Battle Of Midway results * United States Navy vs. Imperial Japanese Navy * Details of Japanese loss coming to light The front page has a one column heading: "Japs' Midway Loss: 10 Ships and 275 Planes" (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.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:37

$40.00
170567

BATTLE OF CHERBOURG Falling To Americans POST D-DAY World War II 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392234111390

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 10, 1944 * Battle of Cherbourg - Normandy invasion * Post D-Day France being occupied by U.S. Army * World War II German defense falling apart The front page has a great banner headline: "DRIVE ON CHERBOURG; Yanks Within 17 Miles of Big Port" with subheads. A few related maps on the following pages. Full back page pictorial shows invasion successes. Nice for display. Complete with all 26 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 March 10, 2019 15:32

$42.00
170504

BATTLE OF CRETE Germans Germany Paratroopers Invasion1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392231845178

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 23, 1941 * Battle of Crete * Germans invade Greece * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "'DEATH BATTLE' GRIPS CRETE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related war map is on the back page. 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 nice.

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Ends March 07, 2019 15:40

$52.00
170468

WINSTON CHURCHILL Address to United States Congress Address 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372590179820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 27, 1941 * Prime Minister Winston Churchill address * Joint session of the United States Congress * "We Are The Masters Of Our Fate" speech The front page has a one column heading: "Churchill Sees Lasting Anglo-US Tie" with subhead. (see) Complete text of Churchill's speech with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 18 pages, light toning at the margins, small address within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends March 06, 2019 15:26

$57.00
170466

HEINRICH HIMMLER Head of SS SUICIDE Jewish Holocaust Creator 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392231024217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 25, 1945 * Heinrich Himmler suicide by poison * German hangman... SS leader The front page has a banner heading"Himmler, Captured by British, Ends Life with Poison" with subhead. First report coverage continues on page 2 with photo of Himmler. Complete with all 36 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 March 06, 2019 15:23

$56.00
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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