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157897

SINN FEIN Dail Eirann Free Ireland Independence IRISH REPUBLIC in 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372101053848

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1919 * Sinn Fein proclaims parliament of Free Ireland * Dail Eireann - Irish republic The top of the front page has one column headings: "IRISH PARLIAMENT PROCLAIMS THE IRISH REPUBLIC" "Declaration of Independence Read to First Sinn Fein Assembly in Dublin" "Proceedings In Gaelic" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 22 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In the 1918 general election, Sinn Féin won 73 of Ireland's 105 seats, and in January 1919, its MPs assembled in Dublin and proclaimed themselves Dáil Éireann, the parliament of Ireland.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:30

$44.00
157896

LEAGUE OF NATIONS Post World War I Peace Organization ADOPTED 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372101053320

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 26, 1919 * League of Nation adopted * International Organization * Treaty of Versailles The front page features a three line banner headline: "LEAGUE OF NATIONS PLAN IS ADOPTED; PEACE CONFERENCE ACTS ON WILSON PLEA, STRONGLY SUPPORTED BY LLOYD GEORGE" with various related subheads. Also on the ftpg. is: "Text of Wilson's Speech to Peace Conference Pointing Out Need of a League of Nations". This was the precursor to the United Nations and an outcome of the Treaty of Versailles ending World War I. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, a little irreg... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:29

$67.00
157895

HABEAS CORPUS Restored in North Post Civil War Reconstruction 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372101052661

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 1, 1865. * Post civil War reconstruction * Habeas Corpus restored Front page has: "WASHINGTON" Proclamation By The President" "Restoration of the Privileges of the Habeas CorpusWrit in the Loyal States" and more.(see) Proclamation in signed in type: Andrew Johnson Other news of the day includes: "Railroad Slaughter" "Terrible Disaster on the Orange and Alexandria Road" and more. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:27

$30.00
157894

University of ILLINOIS FIGHTING ILLINI Track and Field Champions 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904118552

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, May 26, 1929 * University of Illinois Fighting Illini * Big Ten track and field champions Page 3 of this sport's section only has a banner headline: "Illinois Wins Third Big Ten track Title in Row as Two World's Records Fall" with subheads. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:26

$32.00
157893

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH & Anne Morrow Get Married HONEYNMOON 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372101049497

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1929. * Charles Lindbergh Gets Married * Anne Morrow - honeymoon The top of page 33 has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH AND BRIDE HIDE ON HONEYMOON" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:24

$40.00
157892

Polar Explorer ROALD AMUNDSEN Death Official AIRPLANE Latham 47 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372101048814

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 2, 1928 * Roald Amundsen death confirmed * Norwegian polar - arctic explorer The top of the front page has a two column headline: "AMUNDSEN PONTOON FOUND OFF NORTH NORWAY COAST; HOPE FOR CREW ABANDONED" with subheads that include: "Identification Is Definite" "Norwegians Believe That Nobile Relief Party Perished on Flight to Spitsbergen" and more. This discovery put any hopes of finding the famous arctic explorer alive to rest. First report coverage continues on page 2 with nice photo of Amundsen. Loads of text here, too much to photograph all. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:23

$48.00
157891

GREENLAND RESCUE Aviators Bert 'Fish' Hassell & Parker Cramer 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904114463

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 3, 1928 * Bert "Fish" Hassell * Parker D. Cramer * Greenland rescue The top of the front page has a five column headline: "HASSELL AND CRAMER RESCUED IN GREENLAND; FLIERS WANDERED TWO WEEKS OVER ICY WASTES; SMOKE SIGNALS SEEN, SAVED BY HOBBS EXPEDITION" with subheads, two photos and related map. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:19

$38.00
157890

Over 335 Years Old Very RARE 1679 ANTI CATHOLIC Protestant Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904113560

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY PACQUET OF ADVICE FROM ROME: OR, THE HISTORY OF POPERY, London, October 3, 1679 * Newspaper from the 17th century * Rare variant title An unusual anti-Catholic newspaper which has a short life before being suppressed. Attached at the back is a single sheet headed: "The Protestant Courant" which is quite unusual as virtually all others we've encountered were titled "Popish Courant". I believe this is the first of this variant title we have seen. Complete in 8 pages, 5 1/4 by 7 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:17

$48.00
157889

ROCKPORT TRAIN WRECK Mansfield Co. New Jersey Railroad Disaster 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904112950

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 17, 1925 * Rockport train wreck disaster * Mansfield County, New Jersey * Lackawanna Railroad (DL&W) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "39 KILLED, 48 HURT IN LACKAWANNA WRECK; CLOUDBURST WASHED SAND OVER TRACKS; VICTIMS ON EXCURSION BOUND TO GERMANY" with subheads. Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 2 with 2 related photos and list of the dead and injured. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:16

$47.00
157888

IBN SAUD Saudi Arabian Oil Industry Begins Standard Oil Company 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904112349

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1939 * Saudi Arabia oil industry in it's infancy * California Arabian Standard Oil Company * Ibn Saud - 1st monarch of Saudi Arabia The front page has a one column heading: "U.S. COMPANY WINS ARABIAN OIL GRANT" with subhead: "California Standard Paying Ibn Saud $1,500,000 and Royalties--Axis And Rivals Lose" (see) Historic report here at the beginning of the oil industry in Saudi Arabia. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:15

$57.00
157887

GREAT MOLASSES FLOOD Boston Storage Tank Collapse Disaster 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904110081

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1919 * Great Molasses Flood disaster * Eve of prohibition ratification One column headings on page 6 note: "12 KILLED WHEN TANK OF MOLASSES EXPLODES" "Huge Sheets of Steel, Hurled Through Air, Destroy Structures on Boston Waterfront" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, typical browning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:11

$67.00
157886

SEABISCUIT Wins Riggs Handicap Pimlico HORSE RACING Victory PHOTO 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372101039096

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, November 6, 1937 * Seabiscuit wins Riggs Handicap * Pimlico Race Course * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The sport's section (page 16) has a small one column heading: "Seabiscuit Wins Riggs Handicap" (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Riggs Handicap at Baltimore, Maryland. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning and some chipping at the margins, generally good. source: American Experience: After being scratched from two races in the previous week due to muddy track conditions, Seabiscuit easily wins the Riggs Handicap after rival War Admiral is scratched. Seabiscuit ... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:10

$42.00
157885

SPARTACIST UPRISING Berlin German Revolution General Strike Start 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904107651

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1919 * Spartacist uprising begins * Berlin, Germany * German Revolution ending The front page has a five column headline announcing: "HUNDREDS SHOT DEAD IN BERLIN STREETS; BIG GUNS USED TO CHECK REVOLUTIONISTS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:07

$45.00
157884

Gangster AL CAPONE Scarface ENTERS JAIL for Yr. on Weapons Charge 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904107259

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 18, 1929 * Al "Scarface" Capone * Chicago Beer baron * Enters Jail for 1 year * Avoids murder for hire The front page has a one column heading: "CAPONE ENTERS JAIL TO SERVE ONE YEAR" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside. 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, la little spine wear, otherwise very nice.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:06

$62.00
157883

U.S. PROHIBITION New York State Assembly Vote - No BEER Liquor 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904106623

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 24, 1919 * U.S. prohibition in New York state * No beer - liquor - alcohol The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ASSEMBLY ADOPTS 'DRY' AMENDMENT, 81 VOTES TO 66" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the fight towards prohibition in the state of New York. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:04

$40.00
157882

ALAMO TN Crockett County Tennessee NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904103743

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 30, 1929 * Joe Boxley Negro lynching in Alamo, Tennessee Page 21 has one column headings: "NEGRO, 19, LYNCHED BY TENNESSEE MOB" "Youth Accused of Attacking Woman Is Taken From Jail at Alamo and Hanged" "SHERIFF'S HOME STORMED" First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Joe Boxley in Alamo, Tennessee. 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, minor irregularity along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 12:58

$52.00
157881

PROHIBITION MADE OFFICIAL No More Beer Liquor - Alcohol Banned 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904103233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 30, 1919 * Prohibition becomes official * Beer & liquor banned On January 29 the 18th Amendment to the Constitution is ratified when Nebraska agrees to the Prohibition measures. Prohibition of alcohol throughout the United States will come into effect January 16, 1920. This front page has a 3 line, 1 column heading announcing this historic event: "'DRY' AMENDMENT PROCLAIMED PART OF CONSTITUTION" with subheads: "State Department Notifies Nation of Adoption as Fundamental Law" "In Effect Jan. 16 Next" "New York and Vermont Finally Pass Resolution for Ratification" & more. This is a very significant issue reporting an event which would lead America into a very tumultu... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2017 12:57

$88.00
157880

CLEVELAND CLINIC Ohio Crile X-Ray Room FIRE Disaster 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904102172

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1929 * Cleveland Clinic Fire * X-ray room disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LEAKY STEAM PIPE CAUSED CLINIC BLAST FATAL TO 124; HEAT MADE FILMS EXPLODE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with 2 related photos and updated list of the killed and wounded. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2017 12:54

$37.00
157855

BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG Close Ambrose Burnside 1862 Old Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391903409307

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 1, 1862 * Fredericksburg Virginia map * General Ambrose Burnside The front page features a close up map headed: "The Opposing Armies On The Rappahannock" showing positions of Lee's and Burnside's armies. Much related ftpg. war news as well, with the entire ftpg. consumed with war reports. Column heads include: "Important Operations In Front" "Brilliant Reconnaissance in Force by Gen. Stahel" "The Enemy Encountered at Snicker's Gap & at Berryville" "Total Rout of The Rebels" "From The Army Of The Potomac" and much more (see for some). Additional war reporting on the inside pages. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition..

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:35

$51.00
157854

Great OVERLAND CAMPAIGN Richmond Virginia Full Page Civil War MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372100127303

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 30, 1864 * Rare full front page Civil War map * Ulysses S. Grant's Overland Campaign Civil War maps on the front pages of daily newspapers were relatively few, and even fewer were large enough to take over half the page. But just an exceedingly few Civil War newspapers had the entire front page taken up with a map. This is one. The map is headed: "GRANT'S GREAT CAMPAIGN--THE APPROACHES TO RICHMOND." and has a caption at the bottom: "MAP OF THE COUNTRY WITHIN THIRTY MILES OF THE REBEL CAPITAL." The map shows much detail, showing from Chesterfield Station south to Petersburg with Richmond near the center. War reports are found on pages 4, 6, and 8 with over half a ... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:34

$127.00
157853

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR Tory Title 1776 Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372100126831

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER, Philadelphia, Jan. 13, 1776 * Rare Revolutionary War era title * Tory issue from Pennsylvania * Great year to have (1776) The top of the front page begins with an advertisement for the selling of: "Common Sense, Addressed to the Inhabitants of America, on the following Interesting Subjects..." with a bit more (see). The balance of the front page is essentially taken up with an address by the King of England. There perhaps could not be a better newspaper from page (great for display) which establishes the King's view on prosecuting the war in America against: "...Those who have long too successfully laboured to inflame my people in America by gross misrepresenta... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:33

$845.00
157852

SAMUEL ADAMS Massachusetts Governor State Address 1795 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391903407733

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, Jan. 26, 1795 * Samuel Adams, Massachusetts governor * 18th century American original Page 3 has 1 1/2 columns taken up with an: "Address" to the Mass. legislature by the govern, signed in type: Samuel Adams. Mention is also made of an "illumination" celebration in Boston in honor of George Washington (see). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition.

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:31

$54.00
157851

Rare TORY Pro British Revolutionary War 1778 Philadelphia Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372100124755

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE PHILADELPHIA MARKET-DAY ADVERTISER, March 25, 1778 * Revolutionary War Tory original * Rare Pro British issue from America This was a strongly Tory (supportive of the British cause) newspaper which began in 1775 and closed shop in May of 1778 when the British evacuated Philadelphia. The front page has two Proclamations headed: "By Order of His Excellency, Sir William Howe, K.B. General & Commander in Chief, etc.", with the full text of both seen in the photos below. The balance of the ftpg. is taken up with ads. Most of pg. 2 is taken up with a large chart headed: "The United States of America, in Account with the Continental Congress" with an introducto... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:29

$610.00
157850

Rare DOWNIEVILLE Sierra County CALIFORNIA Old West Gold Rush Town 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372100123932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MOUNTAIN MESSENGER, Downieville, California, September 21, 1878 * Rare Old West title * Gold mining town * Sierra County Downieville is a very small town at 3,000 ft. elevation in Northwestern California. It was founded in late 1849 during the Calif. Gold Rush, first known as "The Forks" for its location at the confluence of the Downie River and the North Fork of the Yuba River. It was soon renamed after Major William Downie, the town's founder, a Scotsman who led an expedition of nine miners (7 African-Americans) up the Yuba River. Four pages, various local news & ads, light even toning, minor margin wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:28

$38.00
157849

Great PIONEER 1 NASA 1st Spacecraft Rocket LAUNCH Headline 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391903406031

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MIRROR NEWS, Los Angeles, October 11, 1958 * Pioneer 1 launch * 1st NASA spacecraft The front page has a nice banner headline: "ROCKET SPINS TOWARD MOON IN U.S. 'FIRST'" with subhead. First report coverage on the launch of "Pioneer 1" which became the first spacecraft launched by NASA, the newly formed space agency of the United States. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-10 of a 5 section newspaper, minor margin wear, nice for display as such.

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:26

$44.00
157848

JAMES MONROE President-Elect Pre Inauguration Inaugural Letter 1817 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391903405439

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 8, 1817 * President-elect James Monroe Page 2 has an interesting letter from President-elect James Monroe informing the President of the Senate when he will take the oath of office. The letter reads, in part: "...I propose to take the oath which the Constitution prescribes to the President...before he enters on the execution of his office, on Tuesday the 4th inst. at 12 o'clock in the Chamber of the House of Representatives...", signed in type: James Monroe. Also on this page: "The Inauguration" has the "Order of the Arrangement" for the inauguration ceremonies, as well as the names of the probable cabinet members for the Monroe administration. Four ... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:25

$37.00
157847

PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Ratification NO BEER LIQUOR Goes Dry 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372100121966

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 17, 1919 * Prohibition (no beer, liquor) wins * 18th Amendment ratification * 3/4 of the states needed is met The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NATION VOTED DRY; 38 STATES ADOPT THE AMENDMENT" with subheadS. (see) First report coverage on Nebraska formally ratifying the 18th amendment to the Constitution & causing Prohibition to take effect the next year. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, even toning, a little irregular along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:23

$67.00
157846

Best 2 FAST 2 FURIOUS Movie Opening Day Poster Size AD Review2003 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372100120296

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 6, 2003 * Best "2 Fast 2 Furious" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American action film - Paul Walker A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "2 Fast 2 Furious" 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 collecting... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:20

$72.00
157845

THE GREAT DEPRESSION Severe Economic Gloom w/ Print 1933 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372100119745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 11 only, December 1, 1935 * The Great Depression * Several case examples (100) The front page of this section has a banner headline: "NEW YORK'S 100 NEEDIEST CASES" with related illustration. Lengthy text with 100 cases continues on pages 2, 3 & 4 with 2 more related prints. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 11 only with all 20 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2017 14:19

$37.00
157837

Best FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE FINAL CHAPTER Movie Opening Day AD 1984 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372099865378

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 13, 1984 * Best "Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * American slasher film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture cult classic hit "Friday the 13th: the Final Chapter" 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? Page 14 of section VI has a te... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 08:13

$78.00
157836

BATTLE OF CHOSIN RESERVOIR w/ China Begins in Korean War 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391903148494

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1950 * Battle of Chosin Reservoir begins * People's Republic of China enter * Korean War The front page has a banner headline: "200,000 OF FOE ADVANCE UP TO 23 MILES IN KOREA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 68 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 08, 2017 08:11

$40.00
157835

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN'S WILL General Israel Putnam Death - Jews 1790 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372099862649

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 29, 1790 * General Israel Putnam death * re. Benjamin Franklin's will * Jews - Jewish - Judaica Pg. 2 has a brief item: "On the 29th of May last died, at Brooklyn in America, in the 73rd year of his age, Israel Putnam, Esq., Major General of the late continental army." Half of page 4 has news headed: "America" which includes a report from Boston: "The Select Men, having received from the executors of Dr. Franklin's will...The extracts are lengthy & contain many of those judicious & elegant maxims & observations for which the Doctor is so justly celebrated. They contain many legacies to the town..." with more. Page 6 has a Judaica report noting: "...r... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 08:09

$46.00
157834

Best DIRTY DANCING Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372099862087

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 21, 1987 * Best "Dirty Dancing" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Romantic drama dance film - Patrick Swayze A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Dirty Dancing" 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 colle... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 08:08

$82.00
157833

Best THE PRINCRESS BRIDE Movie Opening Day AD Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391903146450

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 25, 1987 * Best "The Princess Bride" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Romantic fantasy adventure comedy-drama film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Princess Bride" 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... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 08:07

$72.00
157832

Best MRS. DOUBTFIRE Robin Williams Film Movie Opening Day AD 1993 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372099860213

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 24, 1993 * Best "Mrs. Doubtfire" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere & review * Comedy-drama film - Robin Williams A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Mrs. Doubtfire" 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 co... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 08:04

$85.00
157831

Rare TORY Pro British Revolutionary War 1778 Philadelphia Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391903143836

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE PHILADELPHIA MARKET-DAY ADVERTISER, Jan. 31, 1778 T * Revolutionary War Tory original * Rare Pro British issue from America his was a Tory newspaper published in Philadelphia when the British occupied the city. It began in 1775 and ended when the British evacuated the city in May of 1778. Not surprisingly, the masthead features an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms. The front page is filled with ads including one for the sale of "Common Sense" with with descriptive text. Page 2 has the text of the King's speech to Parliament in which he expresses his decision to keep the number of forces in America at their current levels. Text includes: "...I can have...s... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 08:01

$315.00
157830

RONALD REAGAN Republican Party 1st Presidential Election WINNER 1980 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372099857890

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 6, 1980 * President Ronald Reagan wins 1st election The banner headline announces: "'GOP Majority' Hopes Revived" with subhead and photos of Reagan. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2017 08:00

$42.00
157829

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio re. DEATH 1943 Old New York City Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372099857234

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1943 * Nikola Tesla - re. death * Father of Radio Physics & more Page 26 has one column headings: "Tesla Left No Will" "Nephew Says Only Estate Consists of Research Data, Models" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 08, 2017 07:58

$60.00
157827

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio PHYSICS Electricity Death FUNERAL 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372099855257

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1943 * Nikola Tesla death - funeral * Father of Radio - Physics Pager 24 has one column headlines that include: "2,000 ARE PRESENT AT TESLA FUNERAL" "Cathedral of St. John the Divine Is Scene of Yugoslav State Function for Scientist" "Great In Science Attend" and more. (see) First report coverage on Nikola Tesla's funeral. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. 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... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2017 07:55

$88.00
157797

Best LOU GEHRIG Wins MVP Award New York Yankees WS Champions 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391901081751

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 12, 1927 * Lou Gehrig wins Most Valuable Player MVP * New York Yankees World Series Champs * Ruth Elder - Woman aviator & actress * 1st Transatlantic flight try (Woman) The sport''s section (page 32) has a banner headline: "Gehrig Gets American League Most Valuable Player Award" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Lou Gehrig winning the MVP award for the 1927 baseball season. This was the season in which the New York Yankees are considered by many as the greatest team ever. Great to have in this NYC title, rare as such. The front page has a three column headline: "RUTH ELDER WINGING HER WAY TO PARIS; STARTS IN FACE OF BAD OCEAN WEATHER; M... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2017 15:14

$78.00
157796

RUTH ELDER 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight Attempt Photo 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372096638888

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1927 * Ruth Elder - Woman aviator & actress * 1st Transatlantic flight try (Woman) The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "ELDER PLANE UNSIGHTED FOR 28 HOURS; LAST REPORTED WHEN 400 MILES AT SEA; CROWDS AT LE BOURGET AWAIT ARRIVAL" with subheads and photo. (see) More on page 2 with related map. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1927 she took off from New York in the airplane American Girl, with her co-pilot, George Haldeman, in an attempt to become the first woman to duplicate Charles Lindbergh's transatlantic crossin... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2017 15:12

$47.00
157795

Rare & Early SAFFORD AZ Graham County Arizona Territory OLD WEST 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372096636744

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GRAHAM GUARDIAN, Safford, Graham County, Arizona, July 9, 1905 A quite uncommon title from Eastern Arizona and a territorial title as well as Arizona did not become a state until 7 years later. Four page, loose at the spine, much chipping at the margins and many tears at the margins. Very fragile and must be handled very carefully.

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Ends November 04, 2017 15:09

$37.00
157794

STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street Woes Great Depression Starts 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372096635656

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, November 4, 1929 * Stock Market Crash of 1929 * Wall Street anxiety continues The stock market crash of 1929 did much to define America for the next decade, resulting in the Great Depression and all the trauma relating to it. It seemed common for many newspapers to put a positive spin on the on-going tragedy, so front page reports often conflicted with the reality of the time. The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Stocks Break Sharply; Rally Fails To Hold" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2017 15:08

$42.00
157793

NEW YORK YANKEES Win Baseball World Series BABE RUTH 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391901077137

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees win World Championship * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig A nice issue reviewing the World Series just won by the Yankees. The sport's section (page 18) has a banner headline: "Exodus of Yanks Homeward Begins; Pirates Unacclaimed on Reaching Pittsburgh" with subheads. Also a two column heading on the same page: "Ten Records Broken on World's Series, Most of Which Are Shattered by Ruth" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at ... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2017 15:06

$52.00
157792

CHINESE MASSACRE Chinatown Los Angeles CA California MOB Hangings 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391901076245

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 26, 1871 * Anti- Chinese riot massacre * Chinatown hangings * Los Angeles, California Page 8 has a one column heading: "Terrible Anti-Chinese Riot in Los Angeles, California" with small one column subheads: "War Of Races: "Riot at Los Angeles, Cal.--The Chinese Murder a Citizen and are Attacked by a Mob" (see) First report coverage on the Chinese massacre of 1871 in Los Angeles, California. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor foxing, nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2017 15:04

$42.00
157765

JESSE JAMES-Younger Gang TRAIN Robbery Winston MO Missouri 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391900502920

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CLEVELAND WEEKLY HERALD, Ohio, July 22, 1881 * Outlaw Jesse James-Younger gang * Rock Island railroad train robbery * Chief Sitting Bull surrenders * Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux The front page has: "Sitting Bull & His People Surrender to Maj. Brotherton" "Arms & Ponies Turned Over to the Government--Details". A great page 3 report is headed: "HANDS UP" "The Daring Robbery on the Rock Island Road" "By a Thoroughly Organized Gang of Desperadoes" "Thought by Some to be Old Hands at the Business" "The Conductor & One Passenger Killed" "Large Amount of Money Obtained--Full Particulars of the Affair". This is one of the more famous railroad robberies from the Old West, and as mentioned in the text: ... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2017 15:15

$179.00
157763

Rare PHILADELPHIA PA Patriotic Order Sons of America 1870 Camp Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391900501971

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CAMP NEWS, Philadelphia, Feb. 1, 1870 This was the: "National Organ of the Patriotic Order Sons of America". This fraternity still exists (see Wikipedia for additional info.), and their information notes the beginnings of the P.O.S. of A. is found in the early days of the American Republic. Patriots banded together to uphold the principles of Americanism and duty to the flag, including the preservation of the public school system, The Constitution of the United Sates and the American way of life. An historic service rendered by the Patriotic Order Sons of America includes the saving of Washington’s Headquarters at Valley Forge and the surrounding grounds. Eight pages, 10 1/2 by 14 inches, m... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2017 15:13

$38.00
157762

JOHN ALLEN "Wickedest Man in New York" Dance Hall Owner ARRESTED 1868 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391900500964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 18, 1868 * John Allen (saloon keeper) arrested * "Wickedest Man in New York" * Notorious underworld figure * Post Water Street revival - dance hall Page 6 has an article headed: "John Allen At Tombs" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on John Allen's arrest shortly after he claimed to be reformed. Google Wikipedia for more information re: John Allen (saloon keeper). Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 03, 2017 15:10

$34.00
157760

BATTLE OF KURSK Operation Citadel Nazis Soviet TANKS 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372095735841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 8, 1943 * Battle of Kursk (at beginning) * Largest ever tank battle * Operation Citadel * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column headline: "NAZIS GAIN AT COST OF 30,000 KILLED" with subheads that include: "MORE TOWNS TAKEN" and more. (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 40 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 subscr... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2017 14:53

$42.00
157759

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR w/ John Hancock - Boston MA 1777 Old American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391900491752

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & THE UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, April 5, 1781 * Rare Revolutionary War title from America A nice feature of the masthead is a great engraving taken after one done earlier by Paul Revere, showing a patriot soldier with a sword in one hand and a scroll reading "Independence" in the other (see). Most of the front page is taken up with an Act by Massachusetts worded: "An Act for Preventing all Commerce & Illegal Correspondence with the Enemies of the United States of America". Page 2 has two more documents from Mass., each signed in type by the governor: John Hancock. Fully half of page 2 is taken up with a fine & detailed account of the Battle of Cape Henry, a n... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2017 14:53

$485.00
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