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165218

THEODORE ROOSEVELT Color Cover & Galveston TX HURRICANE w/ Photos 1900 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084808071

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 29, 1900 * Teddy Roosevelt * Galveston, Texas hurricane Certainly the best feature of this issue is the nice full front page print (in two colors) captioned: "Theodore Roosevelt" which is very nice for display, and from just after his successes in the Spanish-American War. Also within this issue are photos of the "Hurricane at Galveston" "The Strike of the Pennsylvania Coal Miners" and other prints & photos. The doublepage centerfold is a political satire of William J. Bryan as William Tell. Complete in 24 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:02

$89.00
165217

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084807482

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 August 16, 2018 15:01

$46.00
165216

JIM JONES Peoples Temple Guyana SouMth America ASS SUICIDES 1978 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084807233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 22, 1978 * John Jones & the Peoples Temple * Jonestown - Guyana, South America * Mass suicide & killings The front page has a banner headline concerning the recent mass suicides in Jonestown, South America: "Cultist Charged in 5 Murders" with subhead. (see) More on pages 2 & 3 with two related photos. The Rev. Jim Jones was founder and leader of the Peoples Temple, which is best known for the 1978 death of more than 900 Temple members in Jonestown, Guyana along with the deaths of nine other people at a nearby airstrip and in Georgetown. This was the greatest single loss of American civilian life in a non-natural disaster until the events of September 11, 2001.... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:00

$52.00
165215

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372063356

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, November 9, 1942 * Second Battle of El Alamein * World War II Egypt - Africa * Erwin Rommel defeated The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "U.S. DRIVES TO TRAP ROMMEL FROM REAR" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, a little margin wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:58

$34.00
165214

BRODERICK-TERRY DUEL Lake Merced California over SLAVERY Question 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084805532

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 10, 1859 * Broderick-Terry duel * David C. & David S. * Last notable American duel This issue has considerable reporting on a duel considered "the last notable American duel", with one column heads: "The Duel Between Broderick And Terry" "Mr. Boderick's Career" "Death Of Broderick" All coverage is on inside pages. Eight pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:56

$46.00
165213

MINNEAPOLIS GENERAL STRIKE Teamsters "Bloody Friday" Police Attack1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084805163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1934 * Minneapolis General Strike of 1934 * Trucking companies - teamsters * "Bloody Friday" - police shoot picketers The top of the front page has a three column headline: "50 ARE SHOT IN MINNEAPOLIS AS POLICE FIRE ON STRIKERS; GAS ROUTS SEATTLE PICKETS" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on the next page. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On July 20, 1934, 68 were injured in a day of fighting during the Minneapolis general strike. Police fired into a mob of protestors when they attempted to block a delivery truck trying to leav... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:55

$47.00
165212

COVINGTON GEORGIA Yelow River Drag Racing Race Accident Disaster 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084804699

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, North Carolina, March 3, 1969 * Covington, Georgia disaster * Drag racing accident - 1969 Camero * Yellow River drag strip The front page has a three column heading: "Race Car Hits Crowd, Kills 11" with photo. (see) First report coverage on the Covington, Georgia drag racing accident. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:54

$42.00
165211

JESSE OWENS Berlin Olympics NEGRO Wins 100 Meter & Jump Tryouts 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084804098

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, sport's section only, July 12, 1936 * Jesse Owens 100-meter & broad jump * Olympic games in Berlin Germany tryouts * To be in front of Adolph Hitler & Third Reich The front of this section has a five column headline: "Owens Beats Metcalfe in 100-Meter Dash Finals" with subheads and related photo. (see) The Olympics would begin just a few weeks later. A sidebar to the Olympic games was Adolph Hitler's refusal to acknowledge the achievements of the African-American athletes, not surprising given his belief that only his superior German Aryan race would dominate at the games. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 14 pages, light t... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:52

$40.00
165210

1st TRANSPACIFIC AIRPLANE Flight Nonstop Clyde Edward Pangborn 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084803618

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 4, 1931 * 1st non-stop transpacific airplane flight * Hugh Herndon Jr. & Clyde Edward Pangborn The top of the front page has a three column headline: "PANGBORN AND HERNDON ON PERILOUS 4465-MILE HOP OVER PACIFIC OCEAN" with subheads and related photo. (see) Coverage on the 1st non-stop transpacific airplane flight. (Japan to Washington State) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:51

$42.00
165209

George MACHINE GUN KELLY Prohibition Era Gangster Captured 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372057630

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Sept. 27, 1933. * George Machine Gun Kelly * Captured in Memphis Tennessee The front page has a two column heading: "'Machine Gun' Kelly, Wife Deny Guilt in Hearing Held Under Strong Guard" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the capture of George 'Machine Gun' Kelly. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning, some spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:51

$44.00
165208

MICKEY MANTLE New York Yankees Baseball RETIREMENT Retires 1969 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372056733

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Amendment, March 2, 1969 * Mickey Mantle retires * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The front page has has a small one column photo headed: "To Retire" (see) The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a four column heading: "Mantle Ends Great Career" First report coverage on the retirement of Yankee great, Mickey Mantle. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50+ pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:49

$44.00
165207

JACOB GURRAH SHAPIRO Murder Inc. Founder New York Mobster DEATH 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084802332

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1947 * Jacob 'Gurrah' Shapiro * New York mobster * Murder Inc. co-founder The back page has one column headings: "GURRAH JAKE DIES IN PRISON HOSPITAL" "Shapiro, Associate of Lepke in Murder Ring, Succumbs at 50 to Heart Disease" with smaller subheads. First report coverage on the death of New York mobster, Jacob 'Gurrah' Shapiro, co-founder of Murder Inc. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:48

$48.00
165206

GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE Suspension Construction Workers Fall Killed 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372055139

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 18, 1937 * Gold Gate Bridge disaster * Construction workers fall The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Ten Perish as Wreckage Rips Golden Gate Bridge" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:46

$45.00
165205

Rare JOHN WILKES BOOTH Ford's Theatre Play Advertisement 1863 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084801185

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., November 6, 1863 * John Wilkes Booth as an actor * Rare appearance at Ford's Theatre A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. While page 2 has various reports on the Civil War, of interest to the collector is the advertisement on page 3, headed: "FORD'S NEW THEATRE" which includes within the text: "Friday Evening, November 6, 1863, Benefit of J. Wilkes Booth..." and then a bit further on: "The performance will commence with The Merchant of Venice. Shylock......J. Wilkes Booth. To Conclude with Taming The Shrew. Petruchio........J. Wilkes Booth." with more deta... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:45

$485.00
165204

Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR'S 1ST INAUGURATION Photos 1933 NY Times Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372053967

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, March 12, 1933 * Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st inauguration The front page of this photo section has six related photographs of Franklin D. Roosevelt's 1st inauguration in Washington D.C.. (see) A few more on the following pages. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:44

$38.00
165189

BUFFALO'S BILL CODY Wild West Show Advertisement w/ Illustration 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371021339

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Oct. 7, 1885 * Buffalo Bill Cody * Wild West Show ad Page 5 contains an advertisement for "Buffalo Bill's Wild West" show which includes a nice print of him. Good text on those in the show, with special mention that the show: "...features the Renowned Sioux Chief, Sitting Bull..." with more. Twelve pages, various browning & some archival mends, should be handled carefully.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:51

$33.00
165188

LOUIS PASTEUR French Chemist Discovers Vaccine Cure for RABIES 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084226278

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Dec. 13, 1885 * Louis Pasteur * Cure for rabies Page 19 has a notable article headed: "Pasteur's Discovery" "The Inoculation Theory As Applied to Cases of Hydrophobia [rabies]" "A Wide Field Opened for Scientists & Physicians--Prejudice Overcome by the Distinguished French Chemist--America Interested". The article takes 1 1/2 columns and has illustrations of: "Dr. Pasteur" and 4 other related items. Complete in 26 pages, some browning more so at the margins, should be handled carefully.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:48

$39.00
165187

CHARLES DARWINISM Evolution of Life Theory 1877 New York City Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084225922

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 12, 1877 * Charles Darwin * Evolution Page 4 has: "The Evolution of Life" which espouses the work of Charles Darwin, noting in part: "The fact cannot be disputed that theories of evolution are winning favor in scientific circles...The most prominent of these theories is known as Darwinism..." with more (see). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:47

$46.00
165186

THOMAS EDISION Perfecting His Electric LIGHT BULB w/ Experiments 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084225633

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MISSOURI REPUBLICAN, St. Louis, Feb. 3, 1879 * Inventor Thomas Edison * Electric Light Bulb The top of page 3 has a column headed: "Edison's Light" "Already Perfected, bug Requiring to be Cheapened" "Interesting Experiments--What the Professor Had to Say About the Gas Companies". The article takes over a full column. Eight pages, lightly toned, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:46

$34.00
165185

President ANDREW JACKSON Annual State of the Union Address 1831 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371009560

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW HAMPSHIRE STATESMAN & CONCORD REGISTER, Dec. 18, 1825 * President Andrew Jackson * State of the Union Address All of the ftpg. and most of pg. 2 are taken up with the President's state-of-the-union address to Congress, a tradition begun with Washington and continuing yet today. Signed in type at its conclusion: Andrew Jackson. A great review of notable events in 1830. Four pages, some foxing, irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:45

$29.00
165184

Rare 19th Century BREDA The Netherlands Dutch Language Tax Stamp 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371008371

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BREDASCHE COURANT NIEUWS-BLAD, Breda, The Netherlands, Nov. 12, 1830 A single sheet newspaper with a large and ornate engraving in the masthead, plus two black-inked tax stamp a the top. Totally in the Dutch language. Measures 10 by 14 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:43

$33.00
165183

Early DETROIT FREE PRESS 19th Century Pre Civil War MICHIGAN 1837 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084224446

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DETROIT FREE PRESS, Michigan, June 7, 1837 A rather early newspaper from Detroit. A typical newspaper of the day with pg. 2 beginning with "Laws Of the United States" one concerning: "...An act granting half pay to widows & orphans where their husbands & fathers have died of wounds received in the military service...". Four pages, good condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:43

$34.00
165182

TREATY OF WASHINGTON II Cherokee Nation Indians Native Americans 1828 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084223531

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NATIONAL JOURNAL, Philadelphia, June 7, 1828 * Treaty of Washington II * Cherokee Nation - Indians * John Quincy Adams Page 2 begins with over two columns taken up with a treaty between the United States and the Cherokee Nation of Indians, signed in type by President John Quincy Adams & several Indian chiefs (with their X mark). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:40

$29.00
165181

ROYAL WEDDING Queen Victoria & Prince Albert Marriage St. James 1840 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371005811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY REGISTER, New Bedford, March 10, 1840 * Queen Victoria & Prince Albert marriage * Chapel Royal St. James Palace Page 2 has an article: "Marriage of the Queen" which begins: "The marriage of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert was solemnized on the 10th February at the Chapel Royal, St. James..." with various details taking 1 1/2 columns, including their vows, etc. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:39

$49.00
165180

PEG ENTWISTLE Actress Suicide Death Jump HOLLYWOOD SIGN Letter "H"1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371004022

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1932 * Actress Peg Entwistle suicide * Hollywood sign jump Page 2 has one column heads including: "PEG ENTWISTLE DIES IN HOLLYWOOD LEAP" "Actress Ends Life by Jumping Off Fifty-Foot Sign After Failure in the Movies" and more with a photo of Entwistle. This young actress, just 24 at the time, jumped off the letter "H" of the Hollywoodland sign in California, some years before the famous sign would be shorted to just "Hollywood". See the Wikipedia report on Peg Entwistle as she has remained a part of popular culture with "sightings" of her ghost, songs named after her and a theatrical production as well. Complete in 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:37

$87.00
165179

PANCHO VILLA Columbus NM New Mexico Raid & Massacre U.S. Army 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371003488

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHICAGO HERALD--EXTRA, March 20, 1916 * Pancho Villa crosses Mexican border * Columbus NM New Mexico raid A nice issue on famed Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa with a banner headline: "VILLA MASSACRES AMERICANS AS HE FLEES U.S. SOLDIERS" with related subheads and a photo headed: "New Picture of Bandit Villa and Two of His Banditti". Eighteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:36

$67.00
165178

Best CADDYSHACK Comedy Movie Opening Day AD Review 1980 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084219904

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 25, 1980 * Best "Caddyshack" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Sport's comedy - Chevy Chase - Bill Murray A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Caddyshack" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecti... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:35

$110.00
165177

(2) CHARLES DICKENS Victorian Era Writer Novelist VISITS AMERICA 1867 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371002352

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, A pair of issues dated Dec. 11 and18, 1867 * Writer Charles Dickens December 11 has 1 1/2 columns concerning the visit of Charles Dickens to New York, headed: "CHARLES DICKENS" "His First Reading In New York" then followed by: "His Second Reading". The December 18 issue has on page 3 the continuation of Dickens' visit with: "Charles Dickens--His Third Reading" and then also: "His Fourth Reading". Each issue has 8 pages, scattered foxing, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:34

$46.00
165176

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Polish Jews NAZIS Atrocities 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371001742

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1943 * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time * Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations * Benito Mussolini ousted The top of the page 9 has one column headings: "POLISH EXECUTIONS PUT AT 3,200.000" "Wiadyslaw Banaczyk Draws Gruesome Picture of Nazis' Extermination Methods", "Children Kicked To Death" and "Minister Details Gassing of Adults--Sees Reich Aim at Ethnographic Defense Line". See image for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland where extermination of the Jewish population was most prevalent. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being realized. What better evidence to con... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:33

$78.00
165175

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084217174

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1944 * Battle of Kwajalein Atoll ends with U.S. victory * World War II Pacific Campaign vs. Japan * Marhsall Island - Roi-Namur The front page has a nice banner headline: "MARINES CAPTURE ROI ISLAND, LAND ON NAMUR; OUR CASUALTIES MODERATE; ENEMY SURPRISED" with subheads and related map. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:32

$50.00
165174

Rosh Hashanah 1778 Rare Print Sounding of the Ram's Horn - Amsterdam Synagogue


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370999465

Shown is an original & historic old print (and corresponding publication), offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE & Rare Print, London, May, 1778 * Rosh Hashanah - the sounding of the ram's horn - print * Rare look inside the Synagogue at Amsterdam * General Burgoyne re: the Battle of Saratoga Certainly the most significant item in this issue is the very nice, rare foldout engraving which is described on the contents page as: "An Inside View of the Jews Synagogue at Amsterdam, and of the Ceremony of sounding the Horn on New Year's Day" (see). This plate folds out to 8 1/2 by 9 1/2 inches and is in great condition. It is mentioned only in a postscript on the facing page: "In consequence of our request to our correspondents, we have received the annexe... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:31

$325.00
165173

1670 JEWS Expelled from Vienna - Original London Newspaper - Rare & Historic!


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370998102

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 28, 1670 * Jews are expelled from Vienna (Austria) * The synagogue has been removed! * extremely rare reporting - only the 5th year of L.G.'s publication The top of the front page has a report from Vienna noting: "The Jews have offered great sums of money to the Emperor to dispense with his order for their banishment, or at least to give leave that a considerable number of them may be permitted to continue here, but have effected nothing and are consequently preparing to be gone within the time prescribed having already taken care to remove their Synagogue." (see image for details) Considering the power and influence of Vienna during the 17th century, thi... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:30

$425.00
165172

ALBERT EINSTEIN Swarthmore College PA Penn. Commencement Addresss 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084214707

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1938 * Albert Einstein commencement addresss * Swarthmore College - Pennsylvania The top of page 16 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN CRITICIZES 'BARBARITY' ABROAD" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on Albert Einstein's commencement address at Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:27

$40.00
165171

JOHN F. KENNEDY JFK Going to the Moon Space Race Rice Univ Speech 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084213300

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., September 13, 1962 * John F. Kennedy JFK Rice University speech * Race for space vs. Russia - going to the moon The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Large Hike in Space Funds Hinted in President's Talk" with subhead: "Moon Race Defended By Kennedy" (see) This was the famous speech in which he said: "We choose to go to the Moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard" which is not stated in the article. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:24

$57.00
165170

MARX BROTHERS A Night at the Opera Opening Day Advertisement 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370990614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1935 * "A Night at the Opera" in NYC * Opening day movie advertisement * Groucho - Chico - Harpo * Marx Brothers Page 31 has a 10 1/2 x 6 1/2 inch movie advertisement for the opening day of "A Night at the Opera" in New York City starring the Marx Brothers. (see images) News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:23

$40.00
165169

Great JESSE Frank JAMES Outlaw Kearney MO Missouri Home RAID 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084212623

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 1, 1875 * Great Jesse James report * Raid on his home (birthplace) * Kearney, Missouri The top of page 2 has a rather lengthy & interesting article headed: "THE JAMES BOYS" "The Attempt To Capture Them At Kearney" with subheads: "Strange Acts of the Detectives--A Bombshell Thrown Into Mrs. Samuels' House--A Child Killed And Three Persons Badly Wounded". This article takes an entire column. Believing they have members of the James gang penned-in, a team of Pinkerton agents shoot up the James family home in Kearney, Mo. The outlaws, however, were not home, and the detectives managed only to kill James' 9-year-old half-brother and to maim Zerelda James, the mothe... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:22

$67.00
165168

EDDIE FOY SR. American Actor Comedian Dancer Vaudevillian DEATH 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370989285

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1928 * Eddie Foy Sr. death (1st report) * Actor, comedian, dancer and vaudevillian The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "EDDIE FOY DIES SUDDENLY ON TOUR" with subheads and photo. (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. Irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:21

$39.00
165167

JOHN BROWN'S Raid on Harpers Ferry WV NEGROES Insurrection 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370987259

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 25, 1859 * John Brown's Negro insurrection * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia Page 4 has nice reporting of John Brown's Harper's Ferry invasion with column heads: "The Harper's Ferry Outbreak" "The Excitement & Alarm on the Increase" "Arms Distributed, & the Town Placed in a State of Siege" "Correspondence of the Conspirators" and more. Eight pages, irregular at the spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:18

$32.00
165166

Rare Revolutionary War CLOSING EVENTS Post Corwallis Surrender 1782 US Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370985312

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SALEM GAZETTE, Massachusetts, January 17, 1782 * Closing events in the Revolutionary War Page 2 has a curious & interesting: "List of Lies Political, in the Ministerial Prints during the Course of the last week" which includes: "Great Britain has nothing to fear from her enemies" "The French fleet in America is not in a condition to be of any service" "The patriots always love to hear of bad news." "A number of letters written by general Washington have been intercepted by the king's troops." "Fayette is taken prisoner by lord Cornwallis, his army is dispersed, and the American general are making the best terms for themselves they can, and will surrender also to the British commander." ... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:15

$193.00
165165

JIM JONES Peoples Temple Guyana South America MASS SUICIDES 1978 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370983920

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 21, 1978 * John Jones & the Peoples Temple * Jonestown - Guyana, South America * Mass suicide & killings The ftpg. has a banner headline: "CULT LEADER ON DRUGS" with a lead-in head: "Son Tells Of Paranoia" with a photo of Stephan Jones, son of the Rev. Jim Jones, head of the Peoples Temple. Also: "Rev. Jones Called Sick, Obsessed". More coverage & more photos on pages 2 and 3 (see). The Rev. Jim Jones was founder and leader of the Peoples Temple, which is best known for the 1978 death of more than 900 Temple members in Jonestown, Guyana along with the deaths of nine other people at a nearby airstrip and in Georgetown. This was the greatest single loss of American ... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:13

$70.00
165164

FINAL NORTHERN INVASION by Confederates w/ R.E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084208672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, Aug. 5, 1864 * 3rd and final Northern invasion * General Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Maryland Campaign" "The Late Invasion & the Pennsylvania Raid" "Prospect of Another Advance of the Enemy, Reinforced from the Army of Lee" "The Fruitless Marches of Our Troops in Maryland" "Losses in the Late Battle of Petersburg" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:11

$29.00
165163

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR & Atlanta GA Georgia W.T. SHERMAN 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084208206

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 3, 1864 * Battle of Cold Harbor * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GRAND CAMPAIGN" "Reported Assault Upon Richmond by Gen. Hancock" "Burnside Near Mechanicsville" "The Enemy Repulsed Everywhere. "From the Peninsula" "An Engagement With a Rebel Iron-Clad" "General Sherman's Advance in Georgia" and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:11

$29.00
165162

CONFEDERATES Falling Apart END NEARS William T. Sherman 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084207743

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, March 15, 1865 * Confederates falling apart * Nearing the end of war Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "SHERMAN'S ARMY" "The Army at Laurel Hill, N.C." "The Troops All Well & Doing Finely" "Interview Between Jeff. Davis and Joe Johnston" "Weakness of Johnston's Army" "Gen. Lee Unable to Spare any Troops for the Carolinas" "RICHMOND" "Great Panic In the City" "Preparations Making for an Evacuation" & much more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:10

$32.00
165161

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburg Landing TN Tennessee & Map 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084207451

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 13, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh * Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee The first column has some nice headlines concerning the battle of Shiloh, including: "The Victory at Pittsburg" "Additional Reports Of The Battle" "Rebel Account of the First Day's Fight" "Beauregard's Official Despatch" "Victory Claimed by the Rebels" "General A. Sidney Johnston's Death Confirmed" "The Battle of Shiloh" and more, with the text taking 2 1/2 columns & is filled by a half column headed: "The Rebels In The Battle". The ftpg. also has a small one column map headed: "Strategical Importance of Huntsville". The balance of the ftpg. has much on the Civil War, with even more on inside pgs. inclu... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:09

$60.00
165160

DOOLITTLE RAID James Jimmy JAPAN Bombers EXECUTIONS 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370980903

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., April 23, 1943 * re. The famous Doolittle raid of Japan * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * Realization of Japanese executions The front page has a two column heading: "Doolittle Promises Japan Bombs That Will Not Miss" with subhead and photos of 4 of Doolittle's airmen that was believed to be captured. (see) This was when it was first reported that the Japanese has executed some American airmen that were captured during the Doolittle raid. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: The Doolittle Raid, on 18 April 1942, was the first ai... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:08

$44.00
165159

TRANSOCEAN AIR LINES FLIGHT 512 Douglas DC-6A Airplane Crash 1953 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084206811

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 13, 1953 * Transocean Air Lines Flight 512 * Douglas DC-6A airplane disaster The front page has a nice banner headline: "58 ON MISSING PLANE" with subheads and a few small photos of the missing. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:08

$40.00
165158

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish Last Football Game Coached 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370979585

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., December 15, 1930 * New York Giants vs. Norte Dame Fighting Irish * Charity football game for NYC unemployed * Knute Rockne's last game Page 8 has a one column heading: "FOOTBALL GAMES NET $750,000 FOR CHARITY" with subheads. (see) This was Knute Rockne's very last football game coached prior to his fatal airplane crash. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, some spine wear, a little other margin wear, generally good.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:07

$38.00
165157

Bell XS-1 Jet Airplane CHUCK YEAGER 1st Speed of Sound (Level) 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370977502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1948 * United States Air Force - Chuck Yeager * Bell XS-1 rocket airplane * Speed of Sound - 1st in level flight The front page has a two column headline: "Speed of Sound Is Exceeded By XS-1 in Repeated Tests" (see). Coverage continues inside with photos of Yeager and his airplane. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. 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 August 15, 2018 15:05

$44.00
165156

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. Birmingham Alabama Campaign ARRESTED 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084204101

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, April 13, 1963 * Martin Luther King Jr. arrested * Birmingham civil rights campaign * Southern Christian Leadership Conference The front page has a one column heading: "Arrest No. 13 For Rev. King" Civil unrest in Birmingham would continue for weeks with many confrontations between black youth and white civic authorities. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:03

$47.00
165155

BUDDY 1st Seeing Eye Guide Dog Morris Frank Service Animal DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370974307

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 24, 1938 * "Buddy" death - German Shepherd * 1st ever trained guide dog - seeing eye * Morris Frank's service animal Page 21 has a one column heading: "FIRST DOG TRAINED AS 'SEEING EYE' DIES" with subhead and illustration of "Buddy"". (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, a little staining on the front page, small address stamp in the masthead, generally good.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:02

$42.00
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