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2 BABE RUTH New York Yankees Hits # 58-60th HOME RUNS Record 1927 NYC Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372110670932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, A very notable pair of issues dated Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, 1927 reporting Babe Ruth tying the home run record (his own), then breaking it the next day, a record that would stand until Roger Maris hit 61 in 1961. September 30: The sports page has a banner headline announcing: "Fans Acclaim Ruth as He Hits Two Homers and ties Own Record; Cards Lose". The first column heads include: "Ruth Hits 2, Equals 1921 Homer Record" "Slams 58th in First Frame, then Gets 59th in Fifth with 3 Men on Bases" with more. There is also a very nice photo captioned: "Ruth's Most Serious Home Run Face" beneath with is a lengthy chart noting the dates & locations of each of his home runs in 1921 and 1... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2017 09:32

$570.00
158229

ALEXANDER HAMILTON Death re. Aaron Burr DUEL Conspiracy ? 1804 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909907969

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN’S MAGAZINE, London, September, 1804 * re. Alexander Hamilton - Aaron Burr duel The first column of a page is headed: “AMERICA & THE WEST INDIES” reporting: “By the New York papers, we learn, that the Coroner’s Inquest, held on the late Gen. Hamilton, have brought in a verdict of ‘Willful murder against A’ Burr, esq. Vice President of the United States... It is also stated, that Mr. Burr was attacked with dropsy in his head, and was lying extremely ill near Philadelphia.” Both full page plates called for are present. Complete in 96 pages, 5 1/4 by 8 1/2 inches, full title/contents page with an engraving of St. John’s Gat... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:35

$75.00
158228

Scottish Novelist SIR WALTER SCOTT 1st Baronet DEATH 1832 Gentlemen's Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909907484

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, October, 1832 * Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet death Near the back of the issue is the obituary for Sir Walter Scott taking nearly 24 pages. Although lengthy and informative, the first line of the obituary may describe him best: "Sept. 21. At Abbotsford, Co. Roxburgh, aged 61. Sir Walter Scott, Bart. the proudest name in the modern annals of literature." There is also a half page engraving: "Dryburgh Abbey, The Burial Place Of Sir Walter Scott". Includes the plates called for (some water staining to a portion of one) save for the map of Western China. Complete in 104 pages, 5 1/2 by 8 3/4 inches, full title/index page, good condition.

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:34

$55.00
158227

THOMAS JEFFERSON President State of the Union Address 1804 Hudson NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372109856414

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, Nov. 20, 1804 * President Thomas Jefferson * State of the Union Address * Early 19th century original Nearly two pages are taken up with the state-of-the-union address of the President headed: "President's Message", signed in type: Th. Jefferson. A portion of his address deals with the new Louisiana Territory just purchased from France the previous year. One paragraph begins: "With the Indian tribes established within our newly acquired limits, I have deemed it necessary to open conferences for the purpose of establishing a good understanding & neighbourly relations between us. So far as we have yet learned we have reason to believe t... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:33

$45.00
158226

JOHN PAUL JONES Honored by Congress & re. Cornwalllis Surrender 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372109855711

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 3, 1782 * American Revolutionary War * Naval commander John Paul Jones * re. Cornwallis' surrender at Yorktown Pg. 2 has a report concerning events just after Cornwallis' surrender, noting: "...the army had been separated into 3 divisions; one to go up the country of Virginia, one to North Carolina, & a third to Pennsylvania...the Carolina division had seized the arms & ammunition of the rebels who guarded them...At the time of the surrender of Cornwallis's army there were 2500 sick...". Pg. 3 has a report mentioning John Paul Jones including: "...Resolved, That the thanks of the United States...be given to Capt. John Paul Jones for the zeal, prudence... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:32

$73.00
158225

Very Rare 17th Century 1666 London Newspaper w/ English Civil War Conspirators


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372109854098

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 26-30, 1666 * Earliest of newspapers to be had * English Civil War conspirators This is a very early issue (issue #48) of the oldest continually published newspaper in the world, having started just the previous year in 1665. And this is a pre "Great Fire" of London issue, which was reported in the issues of early September, 1666. The ftpg. is mostly taken up with various European reports, mostly with a military theme. The bkpg. is similar, although there is a report which takes over one-third of the 2nd column which begins: "At the sessions in the Old Bailey, John Rathbone an old Army Colonel, William Saunders, Henry Tucker, Thomas Flint, Thomas Evans, J... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:29

$156.00
158224

Early AMERICAN PLANTATIONS TRADE w/ England in 1680 Old London Gazette Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909904325

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 7, 1680 * Earliest of newspapers to be had * Early American plantations trade The entire front page is taken up with a document from the King concerning the encouragement of trade with the plantations in America. The top of the page begins: "His Majesty having been pleased to make an Order in Council to Encourage the Plantation Trade..." with the document beginning: "Whereas since the expiration of the Act of Parliament...entitled, An Act for Regulating the Plantation Trade..." with much more. Very rare to find any 17th century newspaper with the entire front page devoted to an America-themed document. Single sheet newspaper, 7 by 11 inches, very nice c... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:27

$75.00
158223

JAMES MONROE United States Presidential Election WIN in 1817 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909903105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Massachusetts, Feb. 22, 1817 * President James Monroe * Presidential election win Page 3 has report from Congress headed: "Votes for President & Vice President - Official" which has a list of votes by state "For James Monroe, President" and "D. D. Tompkins, Vice President", with votes for Rufus King as well, showing 183 for Monroe and 34 for King. Also: "The President of the Senate then declared JAMES MONROE, of Virginia, to be duly elected President of the United States; and DANIEL D. TOMPKINS, of Ne York, Vice President of the United States, for the term of four years..." and a bit more (see). Page 2 has an editorial beginning: "It is now announced that the next... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:25

$57.00
158222

Horrid Barbarities of WHITE SLAVES in Africa 1816 Salem Massachusetts Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372109849719

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Massachusetts, June 19, 1816 * Whites slaves in Africa The full last column of the bkpg. (& a bit on pg. 2) are taken up with: "White Slaves" "Recitals of the Deplorable Situation, Cruel Treatment, and Horrid Sufferings of the White Slaves in Africa". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:24

$32.00
158221

DARTMOOR MASSACRE Devon England Prison American Prisoners War of 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909902107

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON PATRIOT, July 26, 1815 * Dartmoor Prison massacre * American prisoners The front page has 1 1/2 columns taken up with a very detailed article: "A Description of Dartmoor" , the infamous British prison which held American prisoners of war after the conclusion of the treaty of peace (see hyperlink). One of the better reports we have seen & great to have on the front page. Four pages, some foxing, generally nice.

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:23

$52.00
158220

LAFAYETTE Accepts $200,000 Gift from United States Congress 1825 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372109847548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK OBSERVER, Jan. 8, 1825 * Lafayette gets $$ gift from Congress Page 3 has an article: "La Fayette's Acceptance of the $200,000 Grant, etc." which mentions Congress's approval of the gift to him for his services to the United States. Included is his letter of acceptance (see). Also on pg. 3: "North Carolina Gold". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:21

$27.00
158219

1815 USS CHESAPEAKE vs. HMS Shannon Naval Battle War of 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909900691

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, July 14, 1815 * USS Chesapeake vs. HMS Shannon * War of 1812 naval battle Page 2 has nearly two columns taken up with; "Captain Lawrence and the Chesapeake" which includes a report noting in part: "The court are unanimously of opinion that the Chesapeake was gallantly carried into action by her late brave commander; and no doubt rests with the court from comparison of the injury respectively sustained by the frigates, that the fire of the Chesapeake was much superior to that of the Shannon..." with much more, signed in type: William Bainbridge. It includes a detailed account of the naval battle between the Chesapeake & the Shannon. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:20

$38.00
158218

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ENDING EVENTS American Independence 1782 Salem MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909900186

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SALEM GAZETTE, Massachusetts, October 10, 1782 * Revolutionary War ending events Page 3 begins with a report from "Richmond" which includes: "General Clarke who commanded at Savannah...was very careful in preventing the burning of the town, which some incendiaries had attempted at the evacuation & extended his care so far as to leave a guard behind until General Wayne had taken possession...The orders for the evacuation of St. Augustine, we hear, are countermanded, & Col. Brown is sent there with the Indians and tories..." Also some text on the Cherokees in Georgia, noting they: "...are seriously disposed for peace...". A letter from Camp at Verplank's Point includes: "...that Sir Guy ... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:19

$170.00
158217

Historic BATTLE OF BUNKER HILL American Revolutionary War 1775 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909899352

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BOSTON GAZETTE & COUNTRY JOURNAL, Watertown, Massachusetts, Oct. 16, 1775 * Battle of Bunker Hill * Revolutionary War * In a Boston title The woodcut in the masthead was engraved by the famed Paul Revere, showing the Liberty figure setting the bird of peace free from its cage with the Boston skyline in the background--a strong political statement. Also noteworthy is that this "Boston" newspaper was printed in "Watertown" at the time (see masthead). Due to the stresses of the Revolutionary War the publisher, Benjamin Edes, removed the newspaper from Boston & went to Watertown with the issue of June 5, 1775. He then returned the newspaper to Boston in early November, 1776, ending a 17 m... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:18

$3,975.00
158216

JOHN ADAMS Presidential Election w/ Connecticut Votes Report 1796 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909895641

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, Dec. 12, 1796 * United States presidential election * Connecticut votes for John Adams Page 3 has a report from Connecticut noting they placed their votes for President: "On Wednesday last the electors for this state, of President and Vice President of the United States, met at the court house in this city. The votes given in were as follows: For John Adams, 9; John Jay, 5; Thomas Pinckney, 4..." with more (see). Four pages, a small tape mend at the spine, bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:10

$48.00
158215

STATESBORO GA Bulloch County Georgia & More TORNADOES Disaster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909895032

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1929 * Statesboro, Georgia & more * Tornadoes disaster The front page has a one column heading: "TORNADO DEATH TOLL REACHES 87 IN SOUTH; 500 KNOWN INJURED" with subheads that include: "Storm Descends at Night on Statesboro, Ga., Killing 34 There and Hurting 70" and more. (see) First report coverage on the tornado outbreak in Georgia and South Carolina in which the city of Statesboro was hardest hit. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage o... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:08

$40.00
158214

THE GREAT DEPRESSION America's Unemployment Rate Problem w/ Print 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909894543

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, November 23, 1930 * The Great Depression at the beginning * America's unemployment rate soars * Arthur Woods article on the current condition The front page of this section has a banner headline: "MOBILIZING AMERICA TO FIGHT UNEMPLOYMENT" with banner subhead: "Arthur Woods, Chairman of the President's Commission, Reports That Federal, State and Municipal Agenices Are Given 'the Finest Possible Cooperation' in a Vast Program of Construction and From Their Labors He Looks Forward to Permanent Benefits" and related illustration. (see) Lengthy text. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 14 pages, rag edition in nice ... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2017 13:07

$45.00
158197

Best BABE RUTH Sold To New York Yankees Baseball from Red Sox 1920 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108920696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Best title to be had * Historic baseball report Page 16 has one of the most historic and sought-after banner headlines for any baseball collector, reading: "RUTH BOUGHT BY NEW YORK AMERICAN FOR $125,000, HIGHEST PRICE IN BASEBALL ANNALS". The first column subheads include: "Yanks Buy Babe Ruth For $125,000" "Highest Purchase Price in Baseball History Paid for Game's Greatest Slugger" "Will Get New Contract" "Miller Huggins is Now in California to Sign Home-Run King at Large Salary" "Slated For Right Field" "Acquisition of Noted Batsman Gives New York Club the Hard-Hitting Outfielder Long Desired" with the text, and ... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:51

$3,650.00
158196

SCARFACE AL CAPONE Antonio Lombardo MURDER Chicago Gangland War 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108913686

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1928 * Antonio Lombardo assassination (1st report) * "Scarface" Al Capone * Chicago gangland war Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Capone Aide Slain at Chicago's Busiest Corner; Killing May Be Linked to Uale Murder Here" First report coverage on the assassination of Antonio Lombardo, advisor to Al Capone. Uncommon to fine gangland reports prior to the St. Valentine's Day massacre which took place about 5 months later as a retaliation to this event. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, a few small binding slits along the spin, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:42

$47.00
158194

MOODY AND SANKEY Ira D. & Dwight Lyman Evangelists MEETINGS 1875 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108912207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WITNESS, Extra # 2, June, 1875 * Ira D. Sankey * Dwight Lyman Moody * Evangelist - Evangelism This uncommon temperance issue is entirely focused on the Moody and Sankey meetings at the New York hippodrome. Complete with 4 pages, a little margin and fold wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:40

$38.00
158193

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108909949

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, 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 The nice banner headline announces: "BRITISH SHIP WITH 1400 PASSENGERS IS SUNK BY SUBMARINE OFF HEBRIDES" with subheads. (see) Also another banner headline: "Britain and France at War With Germany" and much more. Complete issue with all 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:37

$45.00
158192

EASTON PA Pennsylvania Quarry Lehigh Protland Cement Co EXPLOSION 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909288416

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 November 17, 2017 13:36

$46.00
158191

Best 2ND BIGGEST % GAIN Wall Street Stock Market Percentage Rise 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108908224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 1931 * Wall Street - stock market * 2nd biggest percentage gain is history * The Great Depression era While most reports on the stock market have a negative focus--"crash" days always sell well--we are pleased to offer this issue which was a bit of brightness in the midst of the Great Depression. The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its 2nd single best day (percentage change) in history on October 6, 1931 achieving a 14.87% gain. It is this event that is reported on the front page with a one column heading: "STOCK PRICES SOAR; NEW CURB ON SHORTS" and subheads. This event even eclipsed the 936.42 point gain on Oct. 13, 2008, which was an 11.08% gain. Terrific... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:35

$60.00
158190

FRANK LOCKHART Speed Race Car Daytona Beach Florida Crash DEATH 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108906369

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, May 6, 1928 * Race car driver Frank Lockhart * Land speed record attempt death * Daytona Beach, Florida The front page of the this photo section has 3 related to the death of Frank Lockhart. (see) Nice for display. Also a photo of Charles Lindbergh standing in front of his famous "Spirit of St. Louis" airplane. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure photo section only with all 10 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:34

$47.00
158189

STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bulls vs Bears Financial 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909286048

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has one column headings: "STOCK PRICES BREAK IN WIDE SELLING DUE TO BANK RATE SCARE" "Active Issues Lead Decline, the Losses Ranging From 2 to 18 Points" "Wave Comes Late In Day" and more. (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash that was about 6 months away ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:30

$39.00
158188

OLD TIMERS' DAY New York Yankees w/ Photos of BABE RUTH Ty Cobb 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909285677

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1947. * Old Timers' Day game * Babe Ruth - Ty Cobb and more * New York Yankees The sport's section (page 25) has a banner headline: "Famous American League Players of Other Days Thrill 25,084 at Stadium" with subheads that include: "OLD-TIMERS GAME GOES TO YANKEES" "Receipts To Ruth's Fund" and more. Also photos of Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Cy Young, Tris Speaker and more. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:29

$45.00
158187

Rare OLD WEST San Diego Southern California Pacific Ocean Coast 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909285337

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, San Diego, California, June 24, 1873 * Old West title The front page has an interesting & rather progressive view of suicide titled: "Not Always Cowardice". Page 2 has news from: "Arizona" plus other local & national reports. A wealth of advertisements as well. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some loss at the margins, great condition. A very early newspaper from San Diego.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:28

$38.00
158186

1898 SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR Ends Surrender Cuba & Puerto Rico SPAIN Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909284950

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NORTH AMERICAN, Philadelphia, Aug. 13, 1898 * Spanish-America War ends * Independence of Cuba The front page announces: "THE PRESIDENT DECLARES THE WAR AT AN END" with related subheads including: "Peace Protocol Between the united States and Spain Is Now Signed" "A Proclamation Has Been Issued' and more (see). This essentially marked the end of the Spanish-American War, although negotiations did not create the formal treaty until December. Eight pages, some margin tears, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:27

$87.00
158185

MISSOURI TERRITORY Very Early Description re. Land Climate & etc. 1817 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909284330

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 14, 1817 * Very early Missouri Territory Page 2 has 1 12 column headed: "Missouri Territory--A Bid's-Eye View of the Missouri Territory" which is a very nice, detailed "travelogue" of the area, several years before statehood. Very fine reading. Fours pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:25

$32.00
158184

WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON Log Cabin Political Campaign Cartoon Notice1840 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909283500

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MADISONIAN, Washington City, June, 1840 * William Henry Harrison for president This issue has on the inside page a political cartoon print of a log cabin (for Wm. H. Harrison) and a heraldic eagle engraving with "Harrison & Tyler" on a banner in the eagle's beak (see). Much political reporting. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:23

$27.00
158183

LESLEY J. McNAIR Operation Cobra World War II Normandy KILLED 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108897152

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1944 * Lesley J. McNair death (1st report) * World War II United States Army * Operation Cobra - Normandy Campaign The front page has a two column heading: "McNair Killed in Normandy Watching Push on U.S. Front" with subhead and photo. (see) More on page 3. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:22

$40.00
158182

IBN SAUD King Abdulaziz Arabian American Oil Company ARAMCO 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909281784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1947 * Ibn Saud - King Abdulaziz * Arabian American Oil Company * Saudi Aramco - Saudi Arabia Page has an article headed: "Ibn Saud Gratified By Oil Development" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:18

$44.00
158181

Nathan LEOPOLD and Richard LOEB Prison for BOBBY FRANKS Murder 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108893831

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, September 12, 1924 * Leopold & Loeb get life * Bobby Franks murder * Thrill Kill case The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LEOPOLD AND LOEB NOW IN PENITENTIARY AT JOILET, ILLINOIS" with subheads. (see) Complete in 16 pages, light toning, a little margin wear and irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:16

$44.00
158180

Famous ABRAHAM LINCOLN Reply Letter to Horace Greeley 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909280226

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 6, 1862 * Famous Abraham Lincoln letter * "A Prayer of Twenty Millions" reply * Horace Greeley The front page shows: "Thomas Fitch Rowland, Builder of the New Monitors" and "The Iron-Clad Frigate 'Ironsides' In Fighting Trim" with related articles. Of special note is the historic letter headed: "The President On the Negro Question". This was one of the more famous letters from Abraham Lincoln, being his reply to Horace Greeley's editorial of August 20, "A Prayer of Twenty Millions", which urged emancipation. Lincoln replies in his letter with his famous quote: "...My paramount object...is to save the Union, and it is not either to save or to destroy slav... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:15

$128.00
158179

COCHRAN GA Bleckley County Georgia & More TORNADOES Disaster 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909279092

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 26, 1929 * Cochran, Georgia & more * Tornadoes disaster The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "TORNADOES IN SOUTH KILL 39, INJURE 200" with subheads that include: "Seventeen Die In Cochran" and more. (see) First report coverage on the tornado outbreak in Georgia and South Carolina in which the city of Cochran was hardest hit. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 November 17, 2017 13:13

$35.00
158178

SURRENDER OF LEE'S ARMY at Appomattox Court House 1865 Civil War ENDS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909278341

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 10, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House * Lincoln's assassination a few days away Over half of the first column of the front page has bold headlines including: "THE END." "Surrender of Lee and his Whole Army to Grant" "Terms of Surrender", "All Honor to Grant, Meade, Sheridan, Ord, Humphreys, Wright, Griffin, Parke, and their Brave Troops" "Highly Interesting Details of the Fighting Before the Surrender" " Announcement of the Capture of Richmond to the Troops" "Jeff. Davis at Danville" and much more. The balance of the front page is taken up with related reports. Most of the back page is taken up with a huge & very detail... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:12

$187.00
158177

ARA PARSEGHIAN Brings Notre Dame Football Back to Glory 1964 Sporting Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909277572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPORTING NEWS, November 7, 1964 * Coach Ara Parseghian * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * NCAA College Football The front page has a headline that reads: "Irish Agog Over Ara's Victory March" with subhead and photo. (see) This was Parseghian's first year as coach of the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame. The article reports that he is bringing Notre Dame football back to glory. Other sporting news of the day throughout with many photos. Complete with all 40 pages, some tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:11

$40.00
158176

GERTRUDE EDERLE Swimmer Record Breaker Battery Park to Sandy Hook 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909276817

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1925 * Woman swimmer Gertrude Ederle * Battery Park to Sandy Hook record swim The front page has a one column heading: "GIRL SWIMS TO HOOK FROM THE BATTERY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Gertrude Ederle's record breaking swim from Battery Park to Sandy Hook. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1925, Ederle turned professional. The same year she swam the 22 miles from Battery Park to Sandy Hook in seven hours and 11 minutes, a record time which stood for 81 ye... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:09

$39.00
158175

Best JOHN LENNON The Beatles Music Legend DEATH 1980 Liverpool England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108885503

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LIVERPOOL ECHO, England, December 9, 1980 * John Lennon death * Beatles front man * Best title to be had ? Few could argue for a more desirable and scarce newspaper on the death of John Lennon than this, his hometown newspaper. To anyone who grew up on the 1960's the death of Beatle John Lennon was a tragic event and the end of an era. Reports of his death are desired by collectors of many interests and are more rare than assassination reports of J.F.K. Here is an unusual opportunity for the report of his death in a Liverpool newspaper with the large headline: "JOHN LENNON SHOT DEAD" plus 3 related front page photos. Many more related reports & photos are found on the inside pages. T... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:07

$125.00
158174

1674 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 343 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909275184

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, November 26, 1674 * 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 b... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:05

$47.00
158173

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Inauguration Inaugural Address (day of) 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108883755

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, March 4, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's 2nd inauguration (day of) Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN" "He is Reported by the Rebels as 'Stuck in the Mud.' " "They Have No Idea of His Forces or Position" "The Burning of Columbia" "Wade Hampton in Possession of the City" "GRANT" and more. Inside has: "President Lincoln's Second Term--His Cabinet & His Policy" "Preparations for the Presidential Inauguration" "Our Jubilee of Victory--the Celebration Today" "Virginia Authorizes Davis to Call Out Her Negroes" "Reign of Terror in Mississippi and North Georgia" "Those States Overrun by Deserters, Jayhawkers & Robbers" Eight pages, a bit irregular at... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:04

$28.00
158172

TEXAS A&M AGGIES Last Season Game vs. Longhorns National CHAMPS 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909273692

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1927 * Texas A&M Aggies football * Last game of season (Texas Longhorns) * National champions The sport's section (page 27) has one column headings at the bottom of the page: "Texas Aggies Gain Title" "Repulse Texas University by 28 to 7 in Southwest Conference Race" See image for 1st report coverage on the last game of the season for Texas A&M in which they would be named co-national champions. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:02

$52.00
158170

JOE DIMAGGIO Baseball Game Hitting Streak New York Yankees 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909272913

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 16, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio's hitting streak nears the end * New York Yankees - Major league baseball The sports section (page 21) has a five column headline proclaiming: "DiMaggio Streak Reaches 55 as Yanks Triumph" with various subheads and box scores. (see) Joe DiMaggio would extend his hitting streak to just one more game (56), where it would end. 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 content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institution... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:00

$50.00
158169

CHARLES LINDBERGH Advance in Airplanes w/ Orville Wright Photos 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909272200

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, August 26, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh (article 1) * Advance in aviation - airplanes * Orville Wright & Louis Bleriot The front page of this section has a banner headline: "LINDBERGH WRITES OF AVIATION'S ADVANCE" with subhead and 7 related photos. (see) Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 8 only with all 20 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 12:58

$45.00
158145

50% DISCOUNT - Civil War Illustrations 1861 Harper's Weekly 150 Years Old Prints


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909125910

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 1861 - December, 1861 * the most recognized illustrated newspaper of the Civil War * several illustrated prints (suitable for framing) * discounted by 50% (or more) You will receive an original issue from this famous illustrated newspaper, dated somewhere from July, 1861 through December, 1861, offered at a substantial discount (a minimum of 50% off). Question #1: Why are we offering this issue at such a significant discount? Answer: Timothy Hughes Rare & Early Newspapers... History's Newsstand would like to use this offering as an opportunity to introduce you to the hobby of collecting rare and historic newspapers. Question #2: Why are we offering an ... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 07:38

$24.00
158133

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman PHOTOS 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107942794

Shown is an original & historic old rotogravure, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 8, 1928 * Amelia Earhart in London * Transatlantic Ocean flight This rotogravure section only has two front page photos of Amelia Earhart just after her famous 1928 flight across the Atlantic Ocean. One photo shows her surrounded by admirers in London and the other (smaller) shows her climbing out of the airplane she just bought from Mary, Lady Heath. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:50

$45.00
158132

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION State by State Duty to Enforce Statute 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107942253

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Special Features (Section 9) only, July 28, 1929 * United States Prohibition * State by state & the Constitution The front page of this section has a banner headline: "THE STATES DUTY UNDER PROHIBITION; Senator Borah Holds That, Although a State Cannot Be Mandamused to Pass or Enforce a Statute, It Has a Legal and Moral Obligation to Support the Mandates of the United States Constitution" with related illustration. (see) Lengthy text takes up the rest of the front page. Complete special features section (Sec. 9) only with all 18 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:49

$42.00
158131

CALVIN COOLIDGE Last U.S. President Prior to Obama VISITS CUBA in 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107941472

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 17, 1928 * Calvin Coolidge visits Cuba * Last U.S. President prior to Obama * Pan-American Conference The front page has a three column headline: "COOLIDGE WINS CHEERS OF STATESMEN BY DECLARATION FOR SELF GOVERNMENT AS HE OPENS PAN-AMERICAN CONFERENCE" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on the following pages with complete text of Coolidge's speech. Other news of the day. Complete in 60 pages, some spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:48

$40.00
158130

OLD PEPPERSASS Mount Washington Cog Railway Last Ascent ACCIDENT 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372107940355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1929 * "Old Peppersass" last ascent - accident * Mount Washington Cog Railway * New Hampshire mountain climb Page 4 has one column headings: "MAROONED ALL NIGHT ON MT. WASHINGTON" "Last of Governors' Party, Held by 'Old Peppersass' Wreck, Return During Day" and more with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:46

$52.00
158129

JAMES J. BRADDOCK vs. Tommy Loughran Boxing TITLE Fight 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391908720811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1929 * Tommy Loughran wins (1st report) * James J. Braddock (Cinderella Man fame) * Boxing - light heavyweight title fight The sport's section (page 15) has a four column headline: "Loughran Beats Braddock and Keeps Title" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on Tommy Loughran winning the Light Heavyweight boxing title. This fight was about 6 years before Braddock's famous heavyweight championship fight against Max Baer. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2017 14:45

$45.00
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