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137736

UNITED FLIGHT 521 Airplane Disaster Port Deposit MD Maryland 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307555905

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, May 31, 1947 * United Flight 521 disaster * Airplane crash * Port Deposit, Maryland The front page has a nice five column headline announcing: "53 KILLED AS AIRLINER CRASHES AND BURNS IN MARYLAND WOODS; DISASTER HERE LAID TO WIND SHIFT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 26 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 i... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:19

$40.00
137730

Life & Adventures of MARTIN CHUZZLEWITT Charles Dickens BOZ 1843 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476142998

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PENNSYLVANIA INQUIRER& NATIONAL GAZETTE, from Philadelphia, September 29, 1843. * Martin Chuzzlewit * Boz - Charles Dickens The front page has the continuation of: "A New Story By Boz." "The Life And Adventures Of Martin Chuzzlewit His Relatives, Friends, & Enemies" by Charles Dickens. Text takes up over three columns on the front page. Complete in four pages, good condition.

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:11

$27.00
137725

Woman Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Marriage Weds George Putnam 1931 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476140426

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1931. * Amelia Earhart * George Putnam * Marriage The front page has one column headings that include: "AMELIA EARHART WEDS G.P. PUTNAM" "But Atlantic Flier Will Remain 'Miss Earhart' for Business Purposes and Writing" and more with photo of the couple on page 3. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 29, 2015 11:07

$36.00
137723

Rare NIAGARA FALLS View Print - Charleston SC South Carolina 1751 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307543843

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1751 * Rare engraving of Niagara Falls * Charleston, South Carolina The prime feature of this issue is the very nice full page plate captioned: "A View of the Fall of Niagara" (see) which is accompanied by an article taking over 2 pages on Niagara Falls (see for portions). There is another full page allegorical plate. There are engravings of several fish and a two-headed snake, and a half page engraving of two "Rice Birds" with a related article on the devastation they cause in South Carolina (see). Among the other articles noted in the table of contents are: "Drunkenness & Gaming" "Account of the Burial of K. Charles I and Oliv... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 10:56

$195.00
137719

DANIEL MENDOZA Jewish Boxer BOXING Fighting Jews 1790 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371476132758

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 2, 1790 * Daniel Mendoza - The fighting Jew The back page has: "...Sir Sampson compelled Mr. Mendoza to give bail for his good behavior in future, which he did, himself in a penalty of 200 pounds...Thus the rage for boxing has received a very proper check...to be hoped the magistrates throughout the kingdom will be no less vigilant in their endeavors to suppress this practice, which has for some time operated to the disgrace of society & to the discredit of the country." Daniel Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer who transformed the English stereotype of a Jew from a weak, defenseless person into someone deserving of respect. He is said to have been the f... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 10:51

$57.00
137705

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Jack McGurn CHARGED Al Capone Hitman 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391307425355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day massacre arrest * Jack McGurn - Al Capone trigger man Page 7 has one column headings that include: "MURDER CHARGES LODGED IN CHICAGO" "McGurn and Fanelli, Alleged Gang Gunners, Are Accused of Killing Moran's Seven Men" "15 Others Still Hunted" and more. (see) 1st report coverage on the murder indictment of Al Capone henchman, Jack McGurn, for his role in the St. Valentine's Day massacre. Interesting report here which mentions Louis Rolfe, a "blonde alibi" woman which would become a key figure into the investigation that would ultimately prevent McGurn from prosecution. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2015 08:27

$38.00
137634

Early ADOLPH HITLER to be Indicted for TREASON ? Fascism Fascist 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305657355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1930 * Early Adolph Hitler * Indictment for high treason ? * National Socialist (Fascist) The top of the front page has a heading: "Indictment of Hitler for Treason Sought as Three Officers Are Tried" with subhead: "Boastfulness of German Army Youths Involves Fascist Chief--Their Aim for a 'Moral Military Revival' Told--Accused Denounce Government" Rare to find front page reporting on this infamous dictator prior to gaining power in Germany. 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 ... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2015 08:06

$39.00
137632

Rare BABE RUTH Pitches Game New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371474424197

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1930 * Babe Ruth pitches game vs. Red Sox * New York Yankees last game of season * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 24) has a banner headline: "Ruth, Pitching First Time in Ten Years, Beats the Red Sox; Season Closes" with subheads that include: "PITCHING OF RUTH BAFFLES RED SOX" and more with box scores. (see) Interesting Ruth item as he pitched against the team he used to pitch for regularly for a short time. Nice to have in this famous New York City paper. I suspect he pitched this game because it didn't mean much being the last game of the season and they wanted to get a good crowd out for the game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2015 08:04

$67.00
137628

CADIZ Harrison County OHIO Coal Mine Mining EXPLOSION Disaster 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305654232

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 30, 1940 * Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio * Nelms coal mine explosion disaster Page 19 has one column headings: "25 TO 27 TRAPPED DEEP IN OHIO MINE" "Rock Falls retard Rescuers Seeking to Reach Men Cut Off by Explosion" (see) First report coverage on the disaster at the Nelms mine of the Ohio-Pennsylvania coal company in Cadiz, Ohio. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 tha... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2015 07:59

$40.00
137624

EDDIE RICKENBACKER American WWI Fighter Ace Found at Sea ALIVE 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371474417714

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 15, 1942 * Eddie Rickenbacker found alive * American World War I airplane fighter ace * Adrift at sea for 24 days The front page has a two column headline: "FIND RICKENBACKER AND 5 MATES SAFE; SIXTH DIED ON RAFT" with subheads that include: "Captain and Two Others Discovered 600 Miles From Samoa" and more with photo of Rickenbacker. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with nice pictorial. First report coverage on the rescue of Captain Eddie Rickenbacker after he was adrift at sea for 24 days. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day with much more on World War II. Complete 1st section only with all 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2015 07:52

$67.00
137617

Rare NEW HAVEN CT Connecticut Long Island Sound Original 1796 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305645375

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONNECTICUT JOURNAL, New Haven, Nov. 2, 1796 * Rare 18th century American title Most of the content is from Europe although page 2 has a report headed: "American Claims In the High Court of Admiralty". The back page has a very nice illustrated bell ad (see). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very small bit from the blank spine margin, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends November 27, 2015 07:43

$42.00
137615

Nice 18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Masthead 1797 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371474410971

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Aug. 28, 1797 * Nice masthead engraving * 18th century America This newspaper has one of the more decorative mastheads of the 18th century making it very nice for display. Among the ftpg. items are: "Peace Negociation" "Bank of England" "Suppression of the Fleet Mutiny" and "Yellow Fever". Pg. 2 has a very lengthy letter: "To John Adams, President of the United States". Other news of the day & a wealth of ads, a few of which are illustrated. Four pages, various foxing throughout, a bit heavier at the folds, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 27, 2015 07:41

$47.00
137605

President Elect ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route to White House Wash. DC 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305112690

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 22, 1861 * President elect Abraham Lincoln * Journey to the White House The front page has much content concerning Abraham Lincoln's journey from his home in Springfield to Washington, D.C. At this point he is heading from New York City to Philadelphia, with heads including: "The Presidential Progress" "Departure of Mr. Lincoln and Party from New York" "The Receptions at Jersey City, Newark, Trenton and Philadelphia" "Immense Turnout of the Jersey Blues" "The Address of Welcome & Mr. Lincoln's Replies" "Great Excitement & Enthusiasm" " What May be Expected from Mr. Lincoln's Inaugural". This text takes almost the entire front page, with subheads including: "The Recept... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:41

$48.00
137604

United States SUPREME COURT SEAL Established 1790 Original Boston MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305111948

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MASSACHUSETTS CENTINEL, Boston Feb. 13, 1790 * Seal of the U.S. Supreme Court established On page 3 under "New-York--Feb. 6, 1790" is the recent business conducted by the Supreme Court, beginning with: "Wednesday last the Supreme Court of the United States, met...An order was read, appointing John Tucker, Esq. [late clerk to the Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts] their Clerk --who was accordingly qualified..." There is a second, more historic order that was read concerning the creation of the Seal of the Supreme court: "It was ordered, that the Seals of the Supreme and District Courts, should be the Arms of the United States--The former of Steel, size of a Dollar--the... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:39

$145.00
137601

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Arrives For Inauguration From Springfield IL 1861 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473843109

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln prepares for inauguration * President elect arrives in Washington D.C. One column headlines on the front page include: "AFFAIRS OF THE NATION", "Important News From Washington", "MOVEMENTS OF THE PRESIDENT ELECT", "Another Visit to the Capitol---Cabinet Speculations", "The Incoming Administration" and more. Other news of the day with pre-Civil War tensions. Eight pages, damp stains to a lower quadrant, light foxing, otherwise good

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:35

$54.00
137594

KONSTANTIN TSIOLKOVSKY Father of ROCKETS Rocketry Pioneer DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473837324

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1935 * Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky death * Father of rockets & Astronautics Page 21 has one column headings: "TSIOLKOVSKI IS DEAD; DESIGNER OF ROCKETS" "Willed All Works on Aviation to Soviet When He Felt His Illness Would Be Fatal" 1st report coverage on the death of this famous scientist who is one of the founding fathers of rocketry. 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:24

$44.00
137593

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Street Signs Names Changed JEWS EVICTED & Wealth 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305092193

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of Sir Winston Churchill's famous quote: "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it". Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1938 * The Jewish Holocaust in progress * Street signs changed from Jewish names to German * Eviction of Jews from area villages - Jewish wealth studied Page 6 has one column headings: "REICH JEWS' FLATS CAUSING SCRAMBLE" "Authorities Swamped by Pleas From 'Aryans' for Homes. Council Patience" "80 Street Designations That Honor Jews Are Altered--Poland Seizes Property" See photos for coverage on the ongoing Jewish holocaust in Nazi Germany. Othe... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:23

$100.00
137592

THOMAS JEFFERSON MEMORIAL Groundbreaking Ceremony TOTO the Clown 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305091548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 16, 1938 * Jefferson Memorial begins construction (ground breaking) * President Thomas Jefferson honored * Toto the clown death Page 3 has one column headings that include: "ROOSEVELT LAUDS JEFFERSON'S DEEDS", "President, at Start of Memorial, Says Virginian Set Up Nation as a Democracy", "SITE HAILED AT EXERCISES" and more. Also a one column headline on page reads: "JEFFERSON'S MEMORIAL" 1st report coverage on the ground breaking ceremony for the initial beginning of the construction of the Jefferson Memorial. Page 2 has a two column heading: "Toto, Famous Clown, Dies at 50; Fails to Recover From Operation" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:22

$39.00
137588

Very 1st WORLD CUP SOCCER Title Game URUGUAY vs. Argentina 1930 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305088469

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 31, 1930 * Very 1st World Cup soccer championship game This issue of the Times reports the final game of the very first World Cup tournament. With soccer being a somewhat unknown sport in the United States at the time, it is exceedingly difficult to find any 1930 reports of the World Cup in American newspapers, coverage lacking in several major city publications. The one column headline on the sports page reads: "Uruguay Annexes Title At Soccer" with subheads: "70,000 Spectators See Argentine Lose Contest for World Honors by 4-2" "Victors Stage Come-Back" "Trailing by 1-2 at End of First Half, They Launch Attack Which Brings Triumph". The text takes three... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:19

$135.00
137584

THOMAS E. DEWEY New York Governor Election WIN 1942 World War II NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391305084600

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, November 4, 1942 * Thomas E. Dewey elected New York Governor The front page has a nice banner headline: "DEWEY ELECTED GOVERNOR IN STATE SWEEP" with subheads and a nice photo of Thomas E. Dewey. More on the inside pages. Nice to have in this famous New York title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 42 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 o... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:14

$42.00
137583

BABE RUTH New York Yankees vs. Walter Johnson Charity Game Stunt 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473832046

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1942 * Famous Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity stunt * Ruth hits home run The sport's section (page 19) has a banner headline: "69,136 See Yanks Split Twin Bill; Gate for Service Funds Exceeds $80,000" with subheads that include: "Ruth, Johnson Turn Back Clock; Fans See What Made Them Click" and more with 2 nice related photos (see photos). First report coverage on the Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity pregame attraction for the Army and Navy fund during World War II. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newspr... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 14:13

$42.00
137571

DON BUDGE & ALICE MARBLE Wins US Open Tennis Championships 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473635080

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, September 25, 1938 * Tennis players Don Budge and Alice Marble * US United States Open Tennis Championships The front page of this sport's section only has a banner headline: "BUDGE AND MISS MARBLE CAPTURE U.S. TENNIS FINALS" with subheads and two photos. (see) Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:50

$23.00
137568

1st WALKER CUP MATCH Amateur Golfers Won by Great Britain Ireland 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391304861030

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 5, 1938 * Walker Cup Match - amateur golfers * 1st ever Great Britain victory * Old Course at St Andrews - Scotland The front page of this sport's section only has a banner headline: "BRITISH WIN WALKER CUP FROM U. S. FOR 1ST TIME, 7-4" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Great Britain winning their very first Walker Cup Match. Other sporting news throughout. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:45

$28.00
137566

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473631067

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Arizona Territory, June 5, 1875 * Very rare title Many years ago we had a reasonable inventory of this title, but today this issue is among our last. A nice assortment of news articles and ads including: "Letter from Col. Hodge" "Mining Summary" Ostrich Mine" "Territorial Prison" "Our First Law Suit" "Telegraphic News" "Minute-Men" "Indian Depredation Claims" "and more. Four pages, terrific condition.

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:43

$175.00
137557

VICTORIA C. WOODHULL Woman's Women's Suffrage Movement ARRESTED 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473614291

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING LEADER, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Dec. 16, 1873 * Victoria C. Woodhull arrested * Women's suffrage movement A front page report headed "Woodhull Arrested" & datelined "Jackson, Michigan, Dec. 16", reports: "Victoria C. Woodhull was arrested yesterday on a charge of selling obscene literature, called 'The Elixir of Life.'....Mrs. Woodhull was immediately bailed out...and lectured on the 'Social System' to about six hundred people. She will be tried tomorrow...". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:27

$46.00
137555

NEW YORK YANKEES Joe DiMaggio Era Wins AL Baseball Pennant Flag 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473612198

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1938 * New York Yankees win flag * Joe DiMaggio era * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 23) has a five column headline announcing: "Yanks Clinch Tenth American League Pennant" with subheads that include: "TWO RECORDS MADE AS YANKS WIN FLAG" and more with box scores and photo of Joe McCarthy. Yankees would go on and win the World Series as well. Great to have in this famous NYC title. 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. G... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:21

$39.00
137554

Best LOU GEHRIG Iron Horse New York Yankees 1,000 GAME Streak 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473611822

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, NY, August 19, 1931 * Lou Gehrig - New York Yankees * 1,000 consecutive game milestone * Best title to be had The sport's section (page 26) has a five column headline: "Tigers Triumph Over Yankees in Eleventh, 5 to 4" with subheads that include: "GEHRIG EXTENDS STRING" Plays 1,000th Consecutive American League Contest as Member of New York Club" and more with photo of Gehrig. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC paper. 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 ... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:20

$40.00
137553

Best BABE RUTH HITS 600th HOME RUN New York Yankees Baseball 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371473611419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 22, 1931. * 600th Career Home Run * George Herman Babe Ruth * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The sport's section (page 11) has a four column headline: "Yanks Win, Ruth Driving 600th Homer" with subheads: "Ruth Hits No. 35 As Yanks Win, 11-7" "Circuit Drive That Helps Set Back Browns is 600th of Major League Career" and more with box scores. Also a related report: "Ruth Gives $10 For Ball" "Rewards Boy Who Returns Memento of His 600th Home Run." Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content,... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2015 08:19

$130.00
137504

WALL STREET Stock Market Prices Breaks Pre CRASH & Amelia Earhart 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301268919

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1929 * Stock market decline - Wall Street crash ? * Amelia Earhart makes emergency landing in cornfield The front page has one column headlines that include: "STOCK PRICES BREAK HEAVILY AS MONEY SOARS TO 14 PER CENT" "Tightening of Country's Credit Causes One of Broadest Drops in Exchange's History" "90 Issues At Year's Low" "5,862,210 Shares Traded" and more. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. If they only knew what was to come a few months later. Page 22 has a one column heading: "Miss Earhart Forced To Land In Cornfield" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:24

$48.00
137503

Early & Rare Pre KING KONG Movie Release Mention 1932 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301267431

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 11, 1932 * Very early King Kong movie mention Before the movie would premiere in March, 1933, this issue has a early and somewhat inconspicuous mention of King Kong in a little piece on page 7 of the Movie-Drama section (inside) of this newspaper, reading: "With his 'King Kong' now about ready for exhibition, Merian C. Cooper is turning his attention to another adventure theme with the title of 'Killer at Large'...". Other news, sports and advertisements of the era. Complete in a thich 100+ page Sunday edition, 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 rema... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:23

$42.00
137502

INDIA INDEPENDENCE DAY Rally Celebration Mahatma Gandhi Bombay 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301266084

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1930 * Independence rally in Bombay India * Mahatma Gandhi Page 6 has one column headings: "REDS IN INDIA CLASH WITH NATIONALISTS" "300 Tear Down Latter's Falgs at Huge 'Independence Day' Meeting in Bombay" "ASSAIL GANDHI PROGRAM" and more. (see) 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 editions. Very nice... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:22

$40.00
137501

GALLANT FOX Triple Crown KENTUCKY DERBY Churchill Downs HORSE Race1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301264183

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 18, 1930 * Gallant Fox race horse * Triple crown of horse racing * Kentucky Derby (1st of 3 wins) The sport's section (page 27) has a four column headline: "Turfmen Hail Gallant Fox as Champion" with subheads and photo. (see) 1st report coverage on Gallant Fox winning the Kentucky Derby, 1st leg to his eventual triple crown. 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individual... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:21

$39.00
137500

BOBBY JONES Wins Sunningdale Golf Club Tournament GOLD VASE 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301262322

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 20, 1930 * Amateur golfer Bobby Jones * Sunningdale Golf Club, Berkshire * Golf Illustrated Gold Vase The sport's section (page 34) has a banner headline: "Record 68 on Second Round Gives Bobby Jones Victory in Sunningdale Golf" with subheads that include: "BOBBY JONES TAKES GOLD VASE WITH 143" and more. (see) 1st report coverage on Bobby Jones winning at Sunningdale Golf Club in Berkshire, England. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 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. ... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:20

$45.00
137497

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Shot 5 Times New York City NYC Irish GANGSTER 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469932711

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, October 13, 1930 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot 5 times * New York City Gangster The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "JACK DIAMOND SHOT 5 TIMES BY GUNMAN IN A 64TH ST. HOTEL", "Gangster, Said to Be Dying, Insists He Does Not Know Three Who Attacked Him" "Police Patrol Hospital" and more. 1st report coverage continues on page 2 with small photo of Diamond. Lengthy text here, too much to photograph all. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. 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 re... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:16

$56.00
137496

HACK WILSON Breaks Baseball RBI Season Record & Earl Averill HR's 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301258076

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 18, 1930. * Earl Averill Hits 4 Homers * Hack Wilson Breaks MLB RBI Record The sport's section (page 34) has one column headings that include: "AVERILL'S 4 HOMERS MARK DOUBLE BILL" "Indians' Ace Stars as His Team Beats Senators in 1st, 13-7, Then Loses 2d, 6-4" "WILSON'S HOMERS HELP UPSET GIANTS" "Breaks record In Majors" and more. First report coverage on Hack Wilson breaking the RBI record held by Lou Gehrig at the time, a record still held by Hack Wilson today. Also a one column photo of Hack Wilson. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality ... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:15

$45.00
137462

JOE DIMAGGIO New York Yankees Enlists U.S. ARMY Baseball Star 1943 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391300348529

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 18, 1943 * Joe DiMaggio enlists into United States Army * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 28) has a four column headline: "DiMaggio Now Army Private on Coast" with subheads that include: "YANKS OUTFIELDER WAIVES FURLOUGH" "DiMaggio Passes Army Physical, Then Leaves for Reception Center at Monterey" and more. (see) Also a nice three column photo of DiMaggio taking oath. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2015 14:13

$43.00
137457

JESSE OWENS Berlin Olympics NEGRO Track & Field w/ Adolph Hitler 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391300345324

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 6, 1936 * Jesse Owens victories - 200 meter gold * Olympic games in Berlin Germany * Adolph Hitler in power at the time The top of the front has two column headings: "Owens Completes Triple As 5 Olympic Marks Fall" "U. S. Ace Sprints 200 Meters in 0:20.7, a Record Feat--Meadows Takes Vault After Dramatic Struggle--Carpenter Wins" (see) The text carries over to the sport's section where there is a nice five column headline: "Owens Completes Triple as Five Olympic Records Fall" with photo. Much more on the Olympics here. A sidebar to the Olympic games was Adolph Hitler's refusal to acknowledge the achievements of the African-American athletes, not surprising... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2015 14:07

$97.00
137456

CAMDEN NJ New Jersey Hollingshead Corporation Paint Factory FIRE 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391300343396

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 31, 1940 * Camden NJ New Jersey fire * R. M. Hollingshead Co. paint factory The front page has two column headings: "Camden Paint Factory Blows Up; 10 Feared Dead; 205 Hurt in Fire" "Explosions Rock Wide Area, 125 Homes Burn---Loss Put at $2,000,000---State of Emergency Declared, Troops on Guard" Reporting continues on page 19 with related photos. (see) 1st report coverage on the fire in Camden, New Jersey that started at the R. M. Hollingshead Corporation plant. 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, all... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2015 14:05

$46.00
137437

Very Rare KINGMAN Mohave County AZ Arizona Territory 1890 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469060851

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOHAVE COUNTY MINER, Kingman, Arizona, April 5, 1890 * Very rare title from the Arizona Territory A very rare and early newspaper from the Arizona Territory, 22 years before it would become a state. Various news of the day with a great deal of fascinating, brief tidbits which provide a glimpse of life in the Old West during the 1890's A wealth of ads as well, some of which are illustrated. The back pg. includes the cattle brands of 8 owners (see). Four pages, some tears at margins, generally in nice condition for a newspaper of this vintage. This may be the very first newspaper we have ever had from territorial Kingman.

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:42

$188.00
137434

SALOMON AUGUST ANDREE North Pole Balloon Expedition BODY Found 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469059340

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1930 * Salomon August Andree body found * North Pole balloon expedition The front page has a column heading: "WARSHIP TO BRING ANDREE'S BODY BACK; HE HAD NEARED POLE" with subheads and related map. Loads of text continues on page 2. Complete 1st section only with all 26 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 editions. Nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:39

$33.00
137428

"Shero" JEFFERSON DAVIS Captured in Woman's Clothes Post Civil War1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469050744

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, May 23, 1865 * Jefferson Davis captured in Woman's clothes Pg. 2 has: "Trial of the Assassins and Their Abettors" "The Evidence from the Rebel Archives" "Assassination Shown to be the Policy of the Rebels" and "The Shero of the Confederacy" has some cynical comments concerning Jeff Davis being captured in woman's clothes (see). Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:24

$38.00
137425

HEBREW UNIVERSITY of Jerusalem Israel - Very 1st Commencement 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469048525

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 26, 1932 * Hebrew University of Jerusalem * Very first commencement exercises The top of page 9 has column heads: "DEGREES AWARDED TO 13 IN PALESTINE" "Hebrew University Holds First Commencement Since Opening in 1925" "Event Hailed As Epochal" "Institution Advances to Standard Scholastic Status--Has 180 Students Now Enrolled" with the text taking half a column. Complete in 48 pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:20

$47.00
137423

Historic CHEVROLET CORVETTE Automobile Car DEBUT 1953 Detroit Michigan Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469047465

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DETROIT NEWS, Michigan, July 1, 1953 * Corvette starts production * In a Detroit newspaper (historic) Page 53 has a two line, two column headline: "Plastic Corvette Begins To Roll" & above this head in smaller type: "Production Line Starts". The report begins: "Chevrolet's first production model Corvette, a sports with a plastic laminated fiber glass body, rolled off the company's Flint assembly line Tuesday..." & more. The report contains details about production, plus mention that the list price for a new Corvette was $3250. Included is a two column photo of the first production model Corvette rolling off the assembly line at the Flint facility. Terrific to have this notable report in ... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:17

$975.00
137422

CHARLES MANSON Family Hippies 3 Girls Found GUILTY For Murders 1971 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469046438

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, January 27, 1971 * Charles Manson & girls found guilty w/ photo Near the bottom of the front page is a photo with a caption headed: "Manson Girls' Found Guilty" with just a bit of text. (see) They are Patricia Krenwinkel, Susan Atkins, and Leslie Van Houten. Complete inn 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:16

$60.00
137421

Best LOU GEHRIG Infantile Paralysis New York Yankees Career ENDS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469045863

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1939 * Lou Gehrig ends baseball career * Infantile Paralysis - New York Yankees * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) A six column headline on page 26 announces: "Gehrig's Career as Player Ended by Infantile Paralysis" with one column subheads: "Activity Is Barred By Clinic's Report" "Gehrig Will Be Required Conserve Energy--He Takes Verdict Philosophically" "Stays As Yankee Captain" "Will Receive Full Salary for Year--Ended Record Streak of 2,130 Games May 2". There are also two related reports headed: "Lou's Bravery Disclosed" "Mayo Clinic Reveals How Gehrig Receives News of Ailment" & "Dr. Fishbein Comments" "Finding on Gehrig Discussed by Medical Journ... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:15

$210.00
137420

Early ALBERT EINSTEIN Columbia University Honorary Science Medal 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371469045362

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1920 * Very early Albert Einstein * Columbia University honorary medal honor for science Page 16 has one column heads including: "COLUMBIA TO HONOR LEADERS IN THE WAR" "Degrees to Be Given to 2,632 Students at Exercises in Gymnasium" "PRIZE WINNERS ANNOUNCED" "Medal for Meritorious Service to Science Goes to Albert Einstein of Switzerland" and more. (see) This is very early mention of the man who would become a key player in the production of the atomic bomb. This is the first time Einstein was mentioned in the New York Times, and possibly the first time his name was publicly mentioned in the United States. Complete in 28 pages, inked address stamp in an upper... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2015 11:14

$75.00
137401

ROCKY GRAZIANO vs. Tony Zale Middleweight BOXING Title Fight 1947 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371468380499

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1947 * Boxer Rocky Graziano victory * Boxing middleweight title fight * Tony Zale The sport's section (page 23) has a banner headline: "Graziano Knocks Out Zale in Sixth Round to Take world Middleweight Title" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy text here. 1st report coverage on Rocky Graziano becoming the new middleweight boxing champion of the World. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 &... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2015 14:47

$57.00
137399

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371468379330

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of Sir Winston Churchill's famous quote: "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it". Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Aug. 25, 1944 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page heads are: "Allies Repulsed In North France" "Luftwaffe Scores Over Normandy Battle" "Americans Violate International Law" and more. Four pages, 12 by 12 3/4 inches, bit irregular at spine, nice condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of WWII. During the Nazi occupation they took o... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2015 14:45

$25.00
137397

LEND LEASE PROGRAM World War II U.S. Destroyers for Naval Bases 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371468377879

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1940. * Lend Lease Program * World War II relief * U.S. Destroyers The front page has a very nice banner headline: "ROOSEVELT TRADES DESTROYERS FOR SEA BASES; TELLS CONGRESS HE ACTED ON OWN AUTHORITY; BRITAIN PLEDGES NEVER TO YIELD OR SINK FLEET" with many subheads and related map. More inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than indiv... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2015 14:42

$56.00
137382

HMS POSEIDON (P99) Royal Navy Submarine Yellow Sea SINKING 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371468159803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1931 * HMS Poseidon submarine sinking (1st report) * United Kingdom Royal Navy The front page has one column headings: "BRITISH SUBMARINE SINKS WITH 18 MEN" "Two of 33 Saved Succumb to Injuries After Collision With Steamer Offf China" "FLEET SENDS DIVERS DOWN and more. First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of the Sub. 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather tha... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2015 08:52

$39.00
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