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153168

ROSE McCONNELL LONG Huey Wife U.S. Senator Takes Oath of Office 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904457583

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1936 * Rose McConnell Long takes oath * Huey's term as United States Senator Page 3 has a two column heading: "Mrs. Long Takes Oath in a Crowded Senate; Will Carry on 'Share-the-Wealth' Campaign" with photo. (see) First report coverage on Rose McConnell Long becoming the 3rd woman ever to serve as a U.S. Senator, taking over the remaining months of her late husband's term. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 subscript... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:29

$35.00
153167

ABRAHAM LINCOLN 1864 Election Address Original Manuscript FOUND 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739221811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 12, 1936 * Abraham Lincoln original manuscript found * Speech from his re-election of 1864 Page 14 has a one column heading: "LOST MANUSCRIPT OF LINCOLN IS FOUND" with subhead and large photostat of the original manuscript of Lincoln's speech on November 10, 1864. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 edit... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:28

$35.00
153166

Nice JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION 1963 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739220861

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LOS ANGELES TIMES - EXTRA, Nov. 23, 1963 * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination * Nice headline w/ photos for display The banner headline reads: "KENNEDY DEAD Assassin Flees After Shooting" with subheads: "Shocked Nation Mourns Death of Kennedy" "Johnson Takes Oath". Also a large photo of the motorcade just prior to the shooting, & another of Kennedy speaking in Ft. Worth the day prior. A wealth of photos inside. The complete first section (of 4) with pages 1-24. A little light stray red pencil marking near the top, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:26

$46.00
153165

Nice ROBERT A. TAFT Ohio Conservative Senator Politician DEATH 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739218825

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND PRESS, July 31, 1953 * Senator Robert A. Taft death * Conservative politician The front page has a nice banner headline: "SENATOR TAFT IS DEAD" with subhead and photo. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, light toning along top and central fold, generally nice.

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:24

$35.00
153164

Historic ALAN SHEPARD 1st American Rocket SPACEMAN NASA Mercury 3 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739216093

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING BULLETIN, Philadelphia, May 5, 1961 * Astronaut Alan Shepard * 1st American in space * Mercury-Redstone 3 - Freedom 7 The two line banner headline announces: "Astronaut Is Fired Safely Into Space, Recovered by Helicopter off Bahamas" with subheads and two related photos. (see). More on the following pages. This was America's entry in the manned space flight race with the Soviet Union. Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, a little minor staining, generally nice.

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:22

$67.00
153163

OSCAR ASCHE Australian Actor Director Writer Chu Chin Chow DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904445713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1936 * Oscar Asche death * Australian actor & more * Chu Chin Chow musical fame The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "OSCAR ASCHE DEAD; AUTHOR AND ACTOR" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Australian actor, director and writer, Oscar Asche. He was best known for his record-breaking musical Chu Chin Chow. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 & institutions rathe... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:18

$34.00
153162

GEORGE R. DALE Muncie Indiana Mayor Ku Klux Klan Opposition DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904443119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1936 * George R. Dale death (1st report) * Muncie, Indiana mayor & more * Ku Klux Klan - KKK opposer The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "GEORGE DALE DIES; KU KLUX KLAN FOE" 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 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:16

$34.00
153161

EASTON PA Pennsylvania Quarry Lehigh Protland Cement Co EXPLOSION 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739210444

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1942 * Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania * Lehigh Portland Cement Company * Limestone quarry explosion disaster The front page has one column headings that include: "31 BLOWN TO DEATH AS QUARRY BLAST JARS 2-STATE ZONE", "Premature Explosion of 21 Tons of Gelatinite Near Easton Is Felt Over 50-Mile Radius" and more. (see) First report coverage continues on page 5 with two related photos. 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 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:14

$42.00
153160

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Europe Jews 1944 WWII Newspaper NAZIS Atrocities


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391739204027

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

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:02

$52.00
153159

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB Georgia Course Bobby Jones 1ST OPENING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904425481

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1933 * Augusta National Golf Club course opens (day of) * Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia The sport's section (page 21) has coverage on the opening day of Augusta National Golf Club course, agreeably the most famous golf course in the country. The one column heading near the top of the page reads: "'JONES'S NEW LINKS WILL OPEN TODAY" with subheads. (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 in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton &... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:00

$42.00
153151

STATUE OF LIBERTY Bartholdi's Sculpture Head Construction PRINT 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371901829554

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Sept. 7, 1878 * Statue of Liberty construction * Frederic Auguste Bartholdi A feature of this issue is: "Bartholdi's Colossal Statue of Liberty" which shows the head on display in Paris. Included is a related article noting the final size would be 105 feet high plus an 82 feet pedestal. The bust itself was 29 1/2 feet high and 13+ feet in diameter. It would be formally dedicated in 1886. Other articles, illustrations and advertisements are within. Complete in 16 pages and in nice condition.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:34

$43.00
153150

Rare FRANCE EDITION Stars and Stripes Post D-DAY Invasion 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371901828650

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STARS & STRIPES, Continental Edition, Aug. 19, 1944 * Post D-Day France - World War II * Rare edition of this famous military title We have had many editions of this famous military newspaper but the "Continental Edition" from during the invasion of France & before the liberation of Paris is very rarely seen. As noted in the masthead this edition was: "Printed 'Somewhere in France" and is just the vol. 1 no. 40 issue. The conditions under which this edition was published were obviously less than ideal as this is complete as a single sheet newspaper & without photos. The banner headline announces: "U.S. Troops Reported In Paris Suburb" with a subhead: "Gen. Patton's Advance Units In Versa... See More  

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:33

$47.00
153149

Lot of (5) Early 19th Century Pre War of 1812 - 1802-1809 Original NEWSPAPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391737282064

Shown are 5 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: Five very early 19th century American newspapers: The National Intelligencer, Aug. 24, 1808, U.S. Gazette for the Country, Feb. 9, 1809; Boston Gazette, July 12, 1804; New England Palladium, Jan. 1, 1802; and New York Herald, Dec. 8, 1804. All five are good "newsy" newspapers of folio size, 4 pages, some margin tears, generally good condition. A nice set of five different, early newspapers.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:31

$35.00
153148

(6) WWII 1945 STARS AND STRIPES World War II U.S. Military Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371901826634

Shown are 6 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STARS & STRIPES, the "Daily Newspaper of U.S. Armed Forces in the European Theater of Operations" as noted in the masthead. This is a nice collection of six complete issues from the January of 1945 reporting the war in Europe, each with a front page reports on the war and with some war-related photo as well. Dates are: January 18, 19, 23, 27, 30, & 31, 1945. See photos for the headlines & front page reports. All are complete, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:30

$33.00
153147

WAR OF 1812 Newspaper re. Battle of Lake Erie OLIVER HAZARD PERRY - U.S. Navy


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371901820423

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 4, 1814 * Battle of Lake Erie ad * Oliver Hazard Perry The front page has an interesting advertisement headed: "Victory O Lake Erie!" concerning a promotion to sell "...two prints representing The Victory gained by Commodore Perry..." and includes two letters signed in type: O.H. Perry (see). Other War of 1812 reports on the front page. Page 2 has: "Glorious News for Europe!" and "Capitulation of Paris" as well as: "Abdication of Bonaparte" which includes the details of the announcement (see). Four pages, loss to a lower corner of the back leaf affects only ads, good condition.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:27

$33.00
153146

MODOCS Indians Lava Beds War w/ Captain Jack Interview 1873 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391737279435

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT & CHRONICLE, New York, June 14, 1873 * Modoc War - Indians - Lava Beds The top of the ftpg. has column heads on the Modoc Indian War: "THE MODOCS" "Interview With Captain Jack & Others" as well as: "Execution In Kentucky" "Destructive Fire in Cincinnati" and more. Four pages, large folio size, bit irregular at the spine, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:25

$29.00
153145

Rare SAN FRANCISCO California OLD WEST w/ Chinese Labor Problem 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391737276042

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY MORNING CALL, San Francisco, California, April 27, 1873 * Rare Old west title The ftpg. has column heads: "CHINESE LABOR" "The great Problem that Confronts Us" Not Only White Labor But White Capital in Danger" "At the Way Things are Going On, the State Will be Half Chinese in Ten Years" "What Shall We Do About It?" Also on the ftpg: "The Late General Canby" "His Remains Expected to Arrive from Portland on Monday". Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, minor foxing spots to the ftpg., nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:16

$34.00
153144

YOUNGER BROTHERS Gang Outlaws Stillwater MN re Northfield Capture 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391737275211

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MISSOURI REPUBLICAN, St. Louis, Jan. 29, 1877 * Younger Brothers gang * Stillwater, Minnesota Page 5 has a nice article: "COLE YOUNGER - Painting Pails In the Minnesota State Prison--The Transgressor's Road" which begins: "This is the home of the Younger brothers. Naturally the Northfield trio were the much sought after of the convicts yesterday..." with more interesting reading (see). Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:15

$43.00
153143

YOUNGER BROTHERS Gang Outlaws Distribution of the REWARD MONEY 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371901803078

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Dec. 24, 1877 * Younger Brothers gang The top of pg. 2 has column heads: "The Younger Boys" "How The Reward For Their Capture Was Divided--The Question Decided in the Courts". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:13

$32.00
153142

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL DELAYED Jesse Gang 1883 St. Louis MO Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391737273993

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, June 20, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin, Missouri trial The top of pg. 2 has column heads: "FRANK JAMES" "The Trial of the Missouri Bandit Postponed to the Third Monday in August" "Owing to the Absence of Material Witnesses for the Defense--Murderous Cattle Thieves--Beaten to Death by Drunken Roughs--The Jenkins Trial--Criminal Calendar". Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:11

$28.00
153141

(4) Early BASEBALL GAMES Pre Civil War Era w/ Box Scores 1859-60 NYC Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371901800666

Shown are 4 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES & TRIBUNE, a lot of four issues dated Aug. 17, July 19, 25, 1860 (Times) and July 22, 1859 (Tribune) each issue containing a back page baseball report from before the Civil War--uncommon as such. Each complete in 8 pages, bit irregular at the spine, generally good condition.

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Ends April 23, 2017 14:09

$34.00
153125

REVOLUTIONARY WAR Charleston SC South Carolina Occupation 1782 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736652500

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 2, 1782 * Charleston, South Carolina * American Revolutionary War Pg. 3 has a report: "...that Charlestown is at present in a much greater state of security than it has ever been since it fell into the possession of the English...General Greene is not in the neighbourhood of Charlestown, as has been generally represented, but is 200 miles to the North..." and more. Pg. 5 has additional news from "America" with Charleston datelines (see). Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, small hole on the front page, archivally joined at the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:38

$37.00
153124

SNYDER OK Oklahoma Kiowa County F5 TORNADO Disaster 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900936309

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 12, 1905 * Snyder, Oklahoma tornado * F5 tornado disaster The top of page 9 has one column headings that include: "Dead May Exceed 100" "From Oklahoma Tornado" and more. (see) Coverage on the F5 tornado that hit Snyder, Oklahoma, one of the worst natural disasters in that state. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning with a little margin wear, somewhat fragile, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:36

$33.00
153122

BROCKTON MA Grover Shoe Factory Disaster EXPLOSION Collapse Fire 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900934329

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 21, 1905 * Grover Shoe Factory disaster * Boiler explosion * Brockton, Massachusetts Page 7 has a article headed: "SIXTY OR MORE DEAD" "Crushed And Burned" "In Brockton Factory" and more. (see) First report coverage on the Grover shoe factory disaster at Brockton, Massachusetts. Lengthy text takes up more than 4 columns. Complete in 14 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:33

$33.00
153121

RMS QUEEN MARY Cunard Liner Under Construction PHOTO & Hitler 1934 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900933586

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure photo section only, September 2, 1934 * RMS Queen Mary under construction * Adolph Hitler newly elected dictator The front page of this rotogravure section has a large photo of the RMS Queen Mary under construction just prior to it's launching. Also a smaller photo of Adolph Hitler greeting a large crowd from a second floor window of the chancellery in Berlin shortly after he became supreme leader. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 8 pages, very minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:32

$30.00
153120

JOHN DILLINGER Post Crown Point, Indiana Jail Escape HUNTED 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900932723

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1934 * John Dillinger hunted in the Midwest * Post Crown Point, Indiana jail escape The top of the back page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER SOUGHT IN CHICAGO FLATS" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the hunt for John Dillinger shortly after his famous escape from Crown Point, Indiana jail. 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscri... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:30

$33.00
153119

NUCLEAR POWER Reactor Generates ELECTRICITY 1st Time Argo Idaho 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736646533

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 30, 1951 * Experimental Breeder Reactor No. 1 * National Reactor Testing Station * Arco, Butte County, Idaho * 1st nuclear power into electricity The front page has a one column heading: "ELECTRICITY MADE BY ATOMIC REACTOR" with subheads. (see) 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 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:29

$52.00
153118

EDGAR ALLAN POE Memorial Grave Monument Baltimore MD Unveiling 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900930995

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 18, 1875 * Poet Edgar Allan Poe * Memorial grave unveiling * Baltimore, Maryland The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE MEMORY OF POE" with subheads. (see). First report coverage continues on the following page taking up 2 full columns of text. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning and somewhat fragile at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:27

$87.00
153117

ANTI-NAZI RALLY Adolph Hitler BOYCOTT On Germany Begins by JEWS 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900930156

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1937 * Anti-Nazi rally - Anti Adolph Hitler * Madison Square Garden * John L. Lewis This 46 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "LABOR DEMOCRACY IS BAR TO FASCISM, LEWIS SAYS HERE", "Tells 20,000 at Anti-Nazi Rally That the Workers Can Block Reaction", "Garden Crowd Cheers Wildly as Mayor, Johnson and Others Attack Hitler" and more. Lengthy text continues on page 2 with complete text on John L. Lewis's address. Too much to photograph all. First report coverage on the anti-Nazi and Anti-Adolph Hitler rally at Madison Square Garden. Other news of the day throughout including sports and various advertisements. Rag edition, a ... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:26

$38.00
153116

1st SPLITTING OF THE ATOM Nuclear Disintegration Cockcraft-Walton 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900929421

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 2, 1932 * John Cockcroft & Ernest Walton * 1st splitting of the atom - atomic nucleus Near the bottom of the front page has a very historic report which notes the very beginning of the "atomic age" with a two column heading: "Big Scientific Achievement Hailed in Splitting of Atom" with subhead. (see) See the hyperlink which mentions Cockcroft and Walton as being the first to split the atom. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning some wear at the margins, mainly along the right margin, generally good.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:25

$57.00
153115

OPERATION MARKET GARDEN Allied Airborne Paratroopers Raid 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900928388

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

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:23

$45.00
153114

AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 1 Goodwin Arkansas DC-2 Airplane Crash 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736642334

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1936 * American Airlines Flight 1 disaster * Douglas DC-2 airliner - airplane crash * Goodwin, St. Francis County, Arkansas The front page has a one column heading: "CRASH OF AIRLINER BAFFLES EXPERTS; 17 BODIES REMOVED" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with a few related photos. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:21

$34.00
153113

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900926844

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

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:20

$33.00
153112

JOHN BROWN Harpers Ferry WV Raid Slaves Insurrection Invasion 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900924754

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 28, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry, West Virginia trial The top of the front page has some nice column heads on the Harper's Ferry insurrection: "The Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "The Trial of John Brown, Charged with Insurrection, Treason and Murder" "The Testimony of the Witnesses Against the Prisoner" "Confession of Copland, the Negro" "Startling Revelations Forthcoming in Which the Guilty Complicity of the Abolitionists is Clearly Proven" "Marines Sent to Harper's Ferry" and more with the text taking half of the front page & more than half of pg. 2. Eight pages, irregular at the spine from disbinding, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:15

$40.00
153111

President JIMMY CARTER Inauguration Takes Oath of Office 1977 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900923980

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Jan. 21, 1993 * Jimmy Carter inauguration The front page has a banner headline: "Jimmy Carter Is Inaugurated" with subheads and photo. More inside. Complete 1st section only with 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:14

$27.00
153110

RUNAWAY SLAVES w/ Descriptions Washington D.C. Advertisement 1839 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900923145

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, City of Washington, August 3, 1839 * Runaway slave advertisement A front page notice offers a $400 Reward for a runaway "negro man" and a "mulatto boy" with a description of each and details about the reward. (see) Unusual to have an ad such as this from out nation's capital. Other news and advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:12

$28.00
153109

1683 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 334 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900922370

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, January 28, 1683 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:10

$42.00
153108

SS ATHENIA 1st British Ship Sunk World War II Beginning 1939 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900920648

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: JOURNAL AMERICAN, New York, September 4, 1939 * SS Athenia, the 1st British ship sunk by Germany in WWII * World War II at the beginning * Britain and France enter the war * FRONT LEAF ONLY The terrific banner headline announces: "100 U. S. GIRLS ON SINKING SHIP" in bold lettering with: "TORPEDO BRITISH LINER!" Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), great for display as such.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:09

$34.00
153107

WAR ON HITLER Britain & France Enter World War II POLAND Attacked 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900919855

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON SUNDAY POST, Extra, September 10, 1939 * Blitzkrieg - Nazis invade Poland * World War II at the beginning * Britain and France enter the war The nice headline announces: "GERMANS IN FIERCE ATTACK ON FRENCH" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete in 36 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:07

$29.00
153106

EARLY AVIATION Airplanes Aviators Charles Lindbergh - Floyd Bennett 1928 PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900918038

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, April 29, 1928 * Early 20th century aviators - aviation * Charles Lindbergh, Floyd Bennett & more The front page has 10 related photos regarding early aviation with some famous aviators of the time including Charles Lindbergh, Floyd Bennett, Baron Von Huenefeld and more. Nice for display. Other topic throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:04

$30.00
153105

United States CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION Close 1787 Old Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900916214

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, May 1, 1787 * United States Constitution Convention close Page 2 has a report listing the 5 men: "...appointed to represent the state of Maryland in the General Convention to be held in this city, to convene on Monday the 14th instant." This was the historic Constitutional Convention. Actually a quorum wasn't reached until May 25. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 15:01

$48.00
153092

WIRZ TRIAL Andersonville Prison & Powder River Expedition INDIANS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900614824

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Sept. 27, 1865 * Powder River Expedition (1865) * Andersonville prison trial - Henry Wirz Among the front page column heads are: "A Pardoned Rebel Lawyer" " "Refuses To Take the Test Oath" "The Confiscation Act" & more, with pg. 4 having; "THE WERZE TRIAL" "Werze Receipts For Sanitary Stores" "Monster Winder Sustained by Jeff. Davis" "More Prison Horrors" as well as: "From Fort Laramie" "A Series of Battles with the Hostile Indians" "The Enemy Totally Routed". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 07:42

$29.00
153091

Rare DIXON Solano County CALIFORNIA Old West 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900613594

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DIXON TRIBUNE, California, Jan. 10, 1880 * Rare Old West title This is a town in Solano, not far from Sacramento. It was originally meant to be named Dixsonville after a local land developer, but a shipment of merchandise from San Francisco arrived in 1872 mistakenly addressed to “Dixon,” and the new spelling has been used since. Various news & curious tidbits of the day with many illustrated advertisements as well. Four pages, large folio size, a few very discrete archival mends, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2017 07:40

$42.00
153090

COMSTOCK LODE Silver Ore Mount Davidson Virginia Range Nevada RPT 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900612712

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DENVER TRIBUNE, Colorado, Dec. 3, 1883 The top of the ftpg. has: "Geological Report to Congress on the Wonderful Comstock Lode" "Its enormous Yield--How It is Worked--Other Leads, Which May Be Bonanzas" "Miners in the Comstock Hot Workings Who Are Healthy Epicures" "$306,000,000 in Bullion Taken Out". Eight pages, an old tape mend at the bottom margins, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 07:38

$54.00
153089

Rare CHICO CA Butte County California Sacramento Valley 1880 OLD WEST Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736373934

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHICO SEMI-WEEKLY ENTERPRISE, California, Sept. 17, 1880 * Rare Old West title This town was founded in 1860 at the northern end of the Sacramento Valley in Butte Country, Northern California. Contains a wide range of articles both local & national, plus a wealth of advertisements. Some of the ads are illustrated. Four pages, minor margin tears, a news agents' stamp in the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 07:36

$38.00
153088

James LICK OBSERVATORY Mount Hamilton California Founding 1876 Denver Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736373099

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WELDON & LEONARD'S REAL ESTATE CIRCULAR & PRICE LIST, San Francisco, California, March 1, 1876 * Lick Observatory, Mount Hamilton founding The ftpg. has: "Another Monument" which begins: "When James Lick executed his deed of gift, donating his immense property to various benevolent & scientific societies of this state, he provided that $750,000 should be expended in the construction and maintenance of an observatory..." which would become the now-famous Lick Observatory. Various details on its construction, access, etc. The balance of the issue has a focus on real estate with some laughable prices for acreage in Northern California, some of which is present-day Silicon Valley. A terrific ... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2017 07:34

$87.00
153087

WRIGHT BROTHERS Flyer Airplane Thomas Edison & more Inventions 1913 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736372489

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Nov. 1, 1913 * Orville and Wilbur Wrights "Flyer" * The Wireless Telegraphy * Thomas Edison This issue is devoted to: "The Ten Greatest Inventions Of Our Time", and includes pictures and descriptions of several such as the Wright brothers' flying machine and wireless telegraphy. Particularly nice is the color cover showing a man working on a model biplane, which is quite displayable. Complete in 28 pages plus color covers, very nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 07:33

$49.00
153086

PROHIBITION ENDS Beer & Wine Returns Franklin D. Roosevelt SIGNS 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391736371280

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, March 22, 1933 * Prohibition ends - beer & wine returns * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * Cullen-Harrison Act signed A two column head in the bottom half of the front page announces: "Roosevelt Signs Wine-Beer Bill; Selling of Beverages To Begin After Midnight April 6" thus ending Prohibition. Relating to this is a holder 3 column head at the top: "Fitchburg May Have Beer Immediately After Solons Adopt Liquor Control Bill" with related subheads. There is also a one column headline: "U.S. Checks Up On Anti-Jewish Steps in Germany" & "American Government Will Make Formal Protest If Facts Warrant". Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2017 07:31

$48.00
153085

Gangster BUGSY SIEGEL Flamingo Club Murder Inc. Assassinations in 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371900606795

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 23, 1947 * re. Benjamin 'Bugsy' Siegel assassination * Flamingo Club, Las Vegas, Nevada - Murder Inc. A four column headline on the front page: "Court Hints Bugs Siegel Link" with subhead: "Coast Looks Here For Siegel Motive". A related headline on page 2 reads: "Jewel Suspect's Alibi Died When Bugsy Did" These are follow-up reports on the recent assassination of famous gangster/racketeer Bugsy Siegel. Complete in 26 pages, partially loose at the spine & some wear at the spine.

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Ends April 22, 2017 07:27

$35.00
153084

MONITOR VS. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War IRONCLADS 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391735862845

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (CSS Virginia) * Civil War ironclads Among the ftpg. one column heads are: "Stirring Address from Gen. McClellan to his Army" "the Time for Inaction Past" "The Army to be Brought Face to Face with the Enemy" "Another Estimate of the Strength of the Rebel Army" "Army Officers Forbidden to Return Fugitive Slaves" "A Fight Down the Potomac" "The New Madrid Evacuation" "News From Winchester" 'A Rebel Account of the Surrender of Nashville" and much more. The bkpg. contains a timely & nearly full column report headed: "The Late Naval Engagement" "The Monitor and Merrimac" with subheads: "The... See More  

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Ends April 21, 2017 15:54

$29.00
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