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159439

BELLANCA COLUMBIA Clarence Chamberlin Atlantic AIRPLANE Flight 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154184163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1927 * 1st Tranatlantic flight of the Columbia * Wright-Bellanca WB-2 airplane * Clarence Chamberlin & Charles Levine * Charles Lindbergh finishes European visit The front page has a nice banner headline: "BELLANCA PLANE HOPS OFF AT 6:04 A. M. ON FLIGHT TO EUROPE; CHAMBERLIN AND LEVINE PILOTS, AIM FOR BERLIN OR ROME; LINDBERGH, AGAIN FETED IN PARIS, STARTS FOR HOME TODAY" with subheads and illustration of Chamberlain. (see) Much more on the followings pages. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On June 4, 1927 The Columbia took off on its transat... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:35

$52.00
159438

Evangelist DWIGHT L. MOODY Bible Spiritual Hippodrome Sermon 1876 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937657803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, February 14, 1876 * Evangelist Dwight L. Moody * P.T. Barnum's Hippodrome sermon The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "PREACHING TO THOUSANDS" "Sunday At The Hippodrome" and more. Text takes up a full column on the front page and 3 full columns on page 2. Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:33

$37.00
159437

BLOODY SUNDAY EVE Belfast Ireland Irish War of Independence RIOTS 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154181078

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1921 * Bloody Sunday - day of violence * Belfast, Northern Ireland * Irish War of Independence The top of the front page has a one column heading: "KILL 15, WOUND 100, IN BELFAST RIOTING ON EVE OF TRUCE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Belfast's Bloody Sunday in Northern Ireland during the Irish War of Independence. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, small binding slits along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:31

$45.00
159436

WORLD SERIES New York Yankees CHAMPIONS vs. Mil. Braves Baseball 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154177302

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 10, 1958 * 1958 World Series of baseball (final game) * New York Yankees vs. Milwaukee Braves The front page has a five column headline: "YANKEES WIN SERIES, TOPPLE BRAVES 6-2" with subheads, related photo and box scores. (see) Much more in the sport's section (page 32) with loads text. \ Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1958 World Series was a rematch of the 1957 Series, with the New York Yankees beating the defending champion Milwaukee Braves in seven games for their eighteenth title, and their seventh in ten years. With that victory, the Yankees became only the ... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:28

$57.00
159435

FRITZ VON OPEL Early Rockets Rocketeer Rocketry Propulsion Tests 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937653798

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, October 13, 1929 * Fritz von Opel * Early rockets - rocketry Page 4xx of this section has a three column headings: "ROCKET MOTOR POINTS WAY TO REACH MOON" "Von Opel's Meteoric Flight Renews the Hope of One Day Penetrating space Beyond the Ozone...." with smaller subheads and three related photos. Lengthy text here. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 22 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. source: wikipedia: Fritz Adam Hermann Opel, since 1918 von Opel (4 May 1899 - 8 April 1971), was the only child of Wilhelm von Opel, and a grandson of Adam Opel, founder of the Opel Company. He is remembered mostly fo... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:27

$42.00
159434

BEER HALL PUTSCH Bavaria Munich Germany Early ADOLPH HITLER Coup 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154169839

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1923 * Beer Hall Putsch (1st report) * Early Adolph Hitler * General Erich Ludendorff The top of the front page has a nice five column headline: "REICHWEHR TROOPS CRUSH BAVARIAN REVOLT; LUDENDORFF AND HITLER TAKEN, NOW MISSING" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 2. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:25

$62.00
159433

Very early ALBERT EINSTEIN Physics & his Theory of Relativity 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937651931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 7, 1919 * Very early Albert Einstein * Theory of Relativity fame The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "GIVEN THE SPEED, TIME IN NAUGHT" with subheads that include: "If Man Moved with the Velocity of Light He Might Remain Unchanged for 1,000 Years" "THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY" and more with smaller subheads. Lengthy text takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:22

$62.00
159432

Best NEW YORK YANKEES Win World Series Game 2 w/ Babe Ruth HR 1927 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937650713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 8, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees win World Series (game 2) * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The top of the first column of the front page reports the results of the 3rd game of a 4-game World Series, with: "YANKS ROUT PIRATES, RUTH HITTING HOMER; PENNOCK INVINCIBLE" and several subheads including: "New York Wins Third Straight, 8-1..." "Babe's Mighty Smash in 7th Inning With Two On Climaxes Six-Run Rally." and more. The article begins: "It won't be long now. The 1927 world's series is rapidly tottering to a lopsided finish...". Coverage carries over to two of the sports pages wi... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:20

$88.00
159431

CURTISS ROBIN ST. LOUIS Airplane Monoplane Flight Endurance Record1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154156939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 24, 1929 * Airplane endurance record flight * Curtiss Robin monoplane airplane The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ST. LOUIS FLIERS SET ENDURANCE RECORD; KEEP ON INTO NIGHT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy article continues on page 3 with 3 related photos. (see) Coverage on the airplane endurance record flight on the Curtiss Robin "St. Louis" flown by Dale Jackson and Forest O'Brine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:18

$42.00
159430

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937647426

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, April 10, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House * Lincoln's assassination a few days away At first I thought this was a damaged issue, lacking the back leaf, but upon examination with a "regular" 4 page edition (see our item 639616) I find this issue was printed as such. This is a single sheet edition containing the front page of the regular edition, and on the reverse is text identical to page 4 of the regular edition. So essentially here is a sheet with pages 1 and 4, obviously printed as such as typically pg. 2 would be on the reverse of the front page. The top of the back page has the report of Lee surrendering to Grant at A... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:14

$248.00
159429

USS S-4 Submarine Sinking U.S. NAVY Collision Sinks Disaster 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937646678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 18, 1927 * USS S-4 (SS-109) submarine sinking The top of the front page has a four column headline: "SUBMARINE S-4 SINKS WITH 40 ABOARD IN DEEP WATER OFF PROVIDENCE; HIT BY DESTROYER, WHICH IS BEACHED" with subheads and related photo. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:13

$42.00
159428

Best & Historic NEW YORK YANKEES Very 1st World Series Game 1921 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154152433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 6, 1921 * New York Yankees 1st ever World Series game * Babe Ruth's second year w/ Yanks vs. Giants * Best title to be had ? very rare as such The top of the front has a one column heading: "YANKS WIN, 3 TO 0; MAYS CURBS GIANTS; RUTH BATS IN A RUN" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section with box scores. Loads of text. This was game 1 of the 1921 World Series and more importantly the very 1st World Series game the Yankees participated in making this a very historic and rare item. And what better title to have than the famous New York Times. Complete with all 34 pages, a little light staining, some spine wear, generally good.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:11

$145.00
159390

CHARLES LINDBERGH Tropics Airmail Airplane Flights Puerto Rico 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936512452

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1929 * Charles Lindbergh tropic airmail flights * Puerto Rico - Haiti - Dominican Republic The top of the front page has one column headings: "LINDBERGH, IN 3 HOPS, VISITS TWO CAPITALS, REACHES PORTO RICO" "Makes Stops at Port au Prince and Santo Domingo in Flight From Cuba" "Spends Night At San Juan" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:22

$40.00
159389

MARY PICKFORD Douglas Fairbanks Divorce & Lindbergh Baby Trial 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936511830

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1935 * Mary Pickford & Douglas Fairbanks divorce * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping murder trial * Great depression era original The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Mary Pickford Obtains Divorce In Surprise 3-Minute Hearing" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photos of the couple. Also front page coverage on the Lindbergh baby kidnapping case with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:21

$40.00
159388

GENE TUNNEY defeats JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936511212

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1926. * Gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey * World's heavyweight boxing title * 135,000 people in attendance The front page features has a nice banner headline proclaiming: "TUNNEY IS NEW CHAMPION, BEATS DEMPSEY IN TEN ROUNDS; OUTFIGHTS RIVAL ALL THE WAY, DECISION NEVER IN DOUBT; 135,000 PAY MORE THAN $2,000,000 TO SEE BOUT IN THE RAIN" with many subheads that include: "VICTORY IS POPULAR ONE" "TUNNEY ALWAYS MASTER" "The Round-by-Round Description Shows How Tunney Beat Dempsey" and more with photo of Tunney. Unusual for such great coverage of a boxing match on the front page, especially in the prestigious New York Times. A great item fo... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:19

$87.00
159387

MIAMI FL Florida Sanibel Palm Beach HURRICANE Storm Wind Disaster 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936509545

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1926 * Miami, Florida hurricane disaster The top of the front page has a four column headline: "400 KILLED IN FLORIDA, 150 MISSING; PENSACOLA DAMAGED, NO LOSS OF LIFE; CITIES MOVE TO AVERT AN EPIDEMIC" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 2. Full page pictorial on page 11. 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 56 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:18

$40.00
159386

ANNA ANTONIO Woman Electric Chair Execution Murder for Hire 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936508427

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1934 * Anna Antonio electric chair execution * Murder for hire - Sing Sing prison The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MRS. ANTONIO DIES IN ELECTRIC CHAIR; HOPED TO THE LAST" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:16

$39.00
159385

LEAGUE OF NATIONS Germany Joins Intergovernmental Organization 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372152186364

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 9, 1926 * League of Nations * Germany admitted The top of the front page has a three column headline: "GERMANY ELECTED TO LEAGUE AND COUNCIL BY UNANIMOUS VOTE AS ASSEMBLY CHEERS, GENEVA STILL HOPEFUL SPAIN WON'T QUIT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the League of Nations voting to let Germany join the organization. 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 48 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:15

$38.00
159384

DROMCOLLOGHER County Limerick Ireland Cinema FIRE Burning Disaster1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936507541

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 7, 1926 * Dromcollogher, Limerick County, Ireland fire The front page has a one column heading: "47 PERISH IN FLAMES AT IRISH FILM SHOW" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the cinema fire disaster in Dromcollogher, County Limerick, Ireland. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:14

$38.00
159382

Best TANGO & CASH Movie Opening Day Poster Size AD 1989 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936506007

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 22, 1989 * Best "Tango & Cash" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere review * Buddy cop action comedy film * Kurt Russell & Sylvester Stallone A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Tango & Cash" 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... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:10

$62.00
159381

GRANITE Chaffee Co. Colorado Arkansas River TRAIN WRECK Disaster 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372152181614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 6, 1926 * Granite, Chaffee County, Colorado * Arkansas River train wreck disaster The top of the front page has a one column heading: "20 DEAD, 50 INJURED AS COLORADO TRAIN PLUNGES INTO RIVER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Granite train wreck of 1926. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:08

$39.00
159380

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936503107

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Nov. 11, 1862 * Very rare title Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various reports inside are the continuation of a lengthy address from the governor of Georgia; "Georgia Legislature" "Letter From 'J' " concerning the Civil War; "The Country Subjugated Unless we all Work for It!" "Advance of the Enemy in the East" "Interesting From Pensacola" "Progress & Events of the War" "From Northern Virginia" and more. Four pages, even toning, various damp staining, otherwise good. It was in Columbus where the last battle of the Civil War... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:07

$127.00
159379

BLACK SOX SCANDAL BREAKS Chicago White Sox World Series Baseball 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936502258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 30, 1920 * Chicago White Sox * Black Sox scandal * World Series The front page has one column heads reporting on the infamous "Black Sox" scandal of the 1919 Major League Baseball World Series: "SWANN SEEKS HEAD OF BASEBALL PLOT" with subheads. (see). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:05

$44.00
159378

Siegmund ZISHE BREITBART Polish Born Jewish CIRCUS Strongman DEATH1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372152178314

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1925 * (Siegmund) Zishe Breitbart death * Polish born Jewish circus strongman Page 23 has a somewhat discrete article with heading: "Breitbart, Athlete, Dies" "Strong Man of Circus and Stage Succumbs to a Nail Scratch" See image for brief text here. Also much on game 5 of the 1925 World Series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Washington Senators beginning on the front page and continuing in the sport's section. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:03

$44.00
159377

AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Gangster War Murder Attempt w/ Tommy Guns 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936499525

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 21, 1926 * Mob boss Al Capone assassination attempt * Tommy machine gun drive by * Chicago Gangster Wars Page 15 has a small and somewhat discrete one column headings: "2 SHOT IN 'SCARFACE'S' INN" "Hit as Machine Guns in Autos Spatter Cicero (ill.) Hotel" First report coverage on the assassination attempt on Al 'Scarface' Capone by enemy gangsters, probably lead by Hymie Weiss who would be murdered a few weeks later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the 1926 Miami hurricane. Complete with all 60 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:00

$42.00
159376

PITTSBURGH PIRATES Wins World Series of Baseball CHAMPIONSHIP 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936496355

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 16, 1925 * Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Senators * World Series of baseball (final game) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PIRATES ARE NOW WORLD CHAMPIONS; WIN LAST GAME, 9-7" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section (pages 14 & 15) with banner headlines, photos and box scores. Loads of the text here.. First report coverage on the Pittsburgh Pirates becoming World Series champions. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 14:57

$52.00
159375

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Al Capone Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372152174542

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 16, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al Capone The top of the front page has a two column heading: "'All Rot,' Reply of Police to Charge of Dry Official That Officers Killed Seven" with subhead. (see ) Coverage continues inside with 2 rare related photos. Original reporting on what is probably the most historic event in American gangster history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 29, 2017 14:56

$67.00
159346

NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Emperor of France French Revolution ABDICATION 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151088536

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, Aug. 8, 1815 * Napoleon Bonaparte abdication Page 2 has a report which begins: "Official Accounts Of the Great Overthrow of the Whole French Army on the 18th June..." which is the Battle of Waterloo. It includes a letter headed: "Declaration to the French People - Frenchmen!" in which Napoleon announces in part: "...My political life is ended; and I proclaim my son, under the title of Napoleon II Emperor of the French...", the letter signed by: Napoleon, Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:50

$37.00
159345

Rare Revolutionary War PHILADELPHIA PA Newspaper w/ Battle of Eutaw Springs SC


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935772584

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL & THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, December 29, 1781 * Rare 18th century American title * Great masthead engraving for display I have always thought this newspaper has one of the finest masthead, featuring an uncommonly large engraving with an Indian and an angel on either side of the "Journal", plus a 3-masted ship & other embellishments (see). A decorative issue for display. Inside has a letter from St. Augustine noting: "...We are very apprehensive that the Spaniards mean to pay us a visit in the spring, but if we had 4 or 500 men more here it would not be an easy matter to take this place...". Another news report notes: "...An embarkation of 2 or 3000 me... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:49

$560.00
159343

Rare Early 19th Century VOLUME 1 NUMBER 1 Philadelphia PA 1801 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151084539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PORT FOLIO, Philadelphia, Jan. 3, 1801 * Volume 1 Number 1 issue (rare) Edited by Joseph Dennie under the pseudonym "Oliver Oldschool" and Asbury Dickins, it espoused republican values and was the first important political & literary journal in the United States. This is the volume one, number one issue. The ftpg. has the first of the series of "Journal of a Tour Through Selesia" written by John Quincy Adams. Eight pages, 9 1/2 by 12 1/4 inches, minor margin wear & bit close-trimmed at the margin of 2 leaves effects some letters, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:47

$47.00
159342

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151083799

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, April 15, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House An inside page has over a full column taken up with a report headed: "THE GREAT VICTORY" which is an editorialized report concerning the surrender of General Robert E. Lee to General U.S. Grant at Appomattox (see). The report concludes with: "The surrender of Lee, with his whole army, is a fitting conclusion of the masterly generalship of Grant and the splendid fighting of his noble army." Interesting to find this report in a scientific journal, but it reflects the great significance of this event that it would be reported in this title. Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:45

$75.00
159341

Best MARILYN MONROE Hollywood Los Angeles SUICIDE Death Dead 1962 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935765634

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, August 6, 1962 * Death of Marilyn Monroe (1st report) * Actress, singer, model and sex symbol See the photo for the terrific front page report, with the two line banner headline: "MARILYN MONROE FOUND DEAD" and also: "Sleeping Pill Overdose Blamed". The front page also features a photo of her. Related subheads include: "Unclad Body of Star Discovered on Bed; Empty Bottle Near" and: "Sad Child, Unhappy Star - Help She Needed to Find Self Eluded Marilyn All Her Life". The report carries over to pages 2, 3 & 4 where are found many photos of her life. Other articles on Marilyn Monroe are on pages 22 and 23. Given that her fame was gained in Los Angeles and she di... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:39

$740.00
159340

Day of THANKSGIVING & Prayer Ohio Governor William Medill PROCL. 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151077132

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Ohio, October 31, 1853 * Day of Thanksgiving Page 2 has a: "PROCLAMATION" for day of thanksgiving and prayer by William Medill, Governor of Ohio. It was to have been celebrated the 4th Thursday of November, the traditional Thanksgiving Day that would be formalized by Pres. Lincoln ten years later. Four pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:38

$60.00
159339

Rare BONNIE & CLYDE Parker & Barrow Texas PRISON ESCAPE Gunfight 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935759261

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GALVESTON DAILY NEWS, Texas, Jan. 18, 1934 * Bonnie Parker & Clyde Barrow * Texas prison escape and gunfight One of the more notable events in the infamous career of Bonnie & Clyde was the daring prison break at the Eastham State Prison in Texas. The front page has a two column headline: "Barrow Trail Leads to Neches River Bottoms As Search Is Narrowed" Interesting coverage continues inside. Rarely reported in period newspapers prior to their deaths, but likely appearing here being a Texas title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:37

$220.00
159338

JOSPEH STALIN DEATH Soviet Union Premier MOSCOW KREMLIN Russia 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151075347

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, March 6, 1953 * Joseph Stalin death * Premier of the Soviet Union * 1950's era original The front page features a nice banner headline: "STALIN IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1srt section only (4 pages total), archival mend on page 2, minor wear, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:36

$30.00
159337

Very Rare MUHAMMAD ALI Cassius Clay 6th PRO BOXING Match Fight 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151074561

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1961 * Muhammad Ali - Cassius Clay * 6th professional boxing match * Very rare report when still unknown The sport's section (page 45) under a very small and discrete one column heading: "Wednesday Night Fight" is a brief and inconspicuous report reading: "Cassius Clay, 192, Louisville, knocked out Lamar Clark, 181 1/2, Cedar City, Utah, 2" (see) Very early and rare mention of Muhammad Ali here. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, given the discrete report here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, toning and little wear along the central fol... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:35

$52.00
159335

Original FRANKENSTEIN Horror Monster Film Movie Debut 1ST WEEK Ad 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151071551

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1931 * Frankenstein - Boris Karloff advertisement * Pre Code horror monster film movie * During 1st week of it's opening debut Page 31 has a 4 x 4 inch advertisement for the original "Frankenstein" film starring Boris Karloff. (see) This ad was during the 1st week of it's debut showing. News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:29

$40.00
159334

JET BLACK SEA SERPENT Monster Caribbean Sea RMS Mauretania Seen 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151069606

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1934 * Cunard liner RMS Mauretania * Jet black sea serpent monster * Caribbean Sea The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "Mauretania Sights Sea Serpent; Entry in the Ship's Log Proves It" with subhead and sketch. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 44 pages, light even toning, piece torn away along the bottom spine causing a little unrelated text loss, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:26

$45.00
159333

RUTH SNYDER Sentenced Sing Sing Prison ELECTRIC CHAIR Execution 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151068625

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, November 23, 1927 * Ruth Snyder sentence to death * Sing Sing Prison - electric chair * Eventual famous photo The top of the front page has a one column heading: "APPEALS OF GRAY AND MRS. SNYDER LOST; THEY MUST DIE, COURT RULES" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Ruth Snyder being sentenced to death by electric chair for the murder of her husband. A very famous photograph of her execution would emerge in the New York Daily News. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, address label within the masthead, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:25

$37.00
159332

CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS Arms Blockade JFK John F. Kennedy Soviets 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935746994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, October 27, 1962 * Cuban missile crisis * Cold War - Soviet Union * John F. Kennedy The front page has four column heading: "US Holds Ground In Reply To Reds" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:20

$37.00
159330

Early TELEVISION John Logie Baird Father of TV to be in Homes ? 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372151062167

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1928 * John Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions Page 16 has one column headings that include: "STATIONS LICENSED FOR TELEVISION," "Radio Board Permits Operation of Plants in Washington and Lexington, Mass." and more. (see) A very significant report during the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. A significant issue for any collector of television history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:18

$39.00
159329

TEACHINGS OF EVOLUTION Theory Banned in Tennessee re. Bible 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935744012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, March 24, 1925 * Tennessee bans the teachings of human evolution Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Tennessee Bans the Teaching of Evolution; Governor Says the Bible Disproves Theory" First report coverage on Tennessee being the first state to ban evolution teachings that would eventually lead to the famous Scopes' monkey trial in Dayton, Tennessee a few months later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 15:15

$52.00
159328

FIRST BATTLE OF KERNSTOWN Virginia & New Bern NC PRO CONFEDERATE 1862 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150848107

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, April 2, 1862 * Battle of Kernstown * New Bern, North Carolina Among the articles in this issue are: "The Battle In The Virginia Valley" "Parson Brownlow" "Gwen. Buell on the Fugitive Question--His Policy Concerning the Colored Person" "The Battle of Newbern--Gen. Burnside's Official Report to the War Dept." "War News of the Week" "Andrew Johnson's Appeal to the People of Tennessee" and much more. This interesting title was described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South". It opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxio... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:23

$35.00
159327

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Day of Thanksgiving Proc. & Jeff. Davis Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935587350

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 23, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln Thanksgiving Proclamation The ftpg. begins with: "Death of Samuel Medary" with an additional six ftpg. articles with similar headlines. He was the editor of this newspaper and a former governor of Ohio. Other items include: "The Result of the Presidential Election" with the votes per state; "Official Orders by the President-- The Resignation of Gen. McClellan Accepted..." "Peace on the Basis of the Extermination of Slavery" "Lincoln Congratulated--He Speaks". "Message of President Davis" takes over a full page and is signed in type: Jefferson Davis; "Proclamation of Thanksgiving" is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This intere... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:22

$67.00
159326

President JOHN ADAMS Script Signatures Acts of Congress 1799 Old USA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150846824

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 30, 1799 * President John Adams : script signature on front page The front page has an Act of Congress under: "Laws of the United States" which includes the text of sections 16 through 26 of "An ACT for the better organizing of the Troops of the United States; and for other purpose, dated March 3, 1799" which is signed in script type: John Adams President. This is followed by a Senate Resolve and is also signed in script: John Adams. Pg. 2 has an item: "This Day, the President of the United States enters the 64th year of his age..." with a bit more (see). The back page has a nice ad headed: "Playing Cards" for Columbian, Harry the Eighth, and Merry And... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:21

$73.00
159325

FORT LARAMIE, WYOMING Red Cloud's War Indians Attack 1867 Nashville TN Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150846088

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY PRESS & TIMES, Nashville, Tennessee, Jan. 14, 1867 * Red Cloud's War - Indians * Fort Laramie, Wyoming Among column heads: "New Project for Reorganization of Southern State Governments" "From Fort Laramie--Mail Train Attacked--Troops Concentrating" "Anticipated Indian Raid in the Platte Valley" "Letter from Henry Ward Beecher to Gov. Brownlow--His Earnest Desire for the Enfranchisement of the Negroes". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:19

$34.00
159324

Original WAR OF 1812 Newburyport Massachusetts w/ William Hull 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935584497

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEWBURYPORT HERALD, Massachusetts, May 3, 1814 Inside has: "Frontier Accounts" with items from Detroit and Sackett's Harbor; "On the Rumoured Armistice". An item reads: "The report to-day is that Gen. Hull has been adjudged to be shot; but that his reprieve has come on." Another column has various War of 1812 reports. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:18

$28.00
159323

CHARLES LINDBERGH Ancient Lost Mayan City Civilization FOUND Air 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150842191

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 1929 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Ancient Mayan Civilization * Airplane exploration - findings The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH SIGHTS UNKNOWN MAYA CITY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:17

$37.00
159322

TIGER FLOWERS 1st African-American Middleweight BOXING Champion 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150840080

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA EVENING BEE, Nebraska, February 27, 1926 * Tiger Flowers vs. Harry Greb * 1st African-American middleweight champ * Boxing - boxers The sport's section (page 9) features a nice banner headline: "Flowers Conquers Greb and Wins the World's Middelweight Boxing Crown" with subheads and round by round coverage. First report coverage on Theodore 'Tiger' Flowers becoming the 1st African-American middleweight boxing champion. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:16

$46.00
159319

CHARLES LINDBERGH 1st Announces His Transatlantic Solo Flight 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150834817

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, February 6, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh announces famous flight Page E9 of this section has small and somewhat discrete headings: "May Try Flight To Paris" "Capt. Lindbergh of St. Louis Would Start Alone in Small Plane" (see) Coverage on Charles Lindbergh making his official plan to fly across the Atlantic Ocean solo. The small, inside page report is due to him not being nationally known at the time, over three months prior to his famous flight. If they only knew at the time here. This may be the first mention of Lindbergh in this famous newspaper title. Rare as such. Other topics throughout. Complete section 2 only with all 20 pages, irregular along the s... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2017 10:12

$40.00
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