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158761

LITTLE ROCK AR Pulaski County Arkansas NEGRO Lynching Mob Hanging 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128696594

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1927 * Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas * African American John Carter lynching Page 29 has one column headings that include: "LITTLE ROCK MOB LYNCHES A NEGRO" "Drags Body Through Street Behind Auto and Burns It in Colored Quarter" "Youth Alleged to Have Confessed Attack on White Woman and Her Daughter" and more. (see) First report coverage lynching of John Carter at Little ... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:45

$42.00
158760

CHARLES NUNGESSER Transatlantic Ocean AIRPLANE In Flight Attempt 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921119385

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1927. * Charles Nungesser * Transatlantic airplane flight try * Just before Charles Lindbergh The top of the front page has a four column headline: "NO WORD OF NUNGESSER ON OCEAN FLIGHT; HEAD WINDS MET BUT OUTLOOK IS FAIR, NEW YORK READY FOR A WELCOME TODAY" with many subheads and related photo. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2 with related map. Coverage on the transatlantic airplane flight try by Charles Nungesser, two weeks prior to Lindbergh's historic fete. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:44

$44.00
158759

RUTH SNYDER & Judd Gray Murder GUILTY Verdict Death Sentence 1927 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128693040

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1927 * Ruth Snyder and Judd Gray guilty of murder * Death sentence - electric chair The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MRS. SNYDER AND GRAY FOUND GUILTY IN THE FIRST DEGREE IN SWIFT VERDICT; BOTH TO GET DEATH SENTENCE MONDAY" with subheads that include: "First Ballot Dooms Her" "Widow's Story False and Gray's the Truth, Jurors Find" and more. (see) Much more inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with front page reporting on the aviator Charles Nungesser flight across the Atlantic in which they became missing. Complete with all 56 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:39

$46.00
158757

HARRY HAWKER Transatlantic Airplane Flight Try SOPWITH ATLANTIC 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128691621

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1919 * Early Transatlantic ocean flight attempt * Harry Hawker - Biplane Atlantic The front page has a nice banner headline "HAWKER AND GRIEVE RESCUED IN MID-OCEAN; HAD FLOWN MORE THAN HALFWAY TO IRELAND; FORCED DOWN BY CLOGGED PIPE IN SIGHT OF AID" with subheads and related map. Much more on pages 2 & 3 with some photos. Loads of text. 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 06, 2017 15:37

$45.00
158756

FREDDIE MERCURY Rock Band QUEEN Singer DEATH of AIDS 1991 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921112937

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 25, 1991 * Freddie Mercury death (1st report) * Lead singer of the rock band Queen Page 4 has a one column heading: "British Rock Star Mercury Dies of AIDS" Included is a photo of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with all 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:35

$62.00
158755

Rehmeyer's HEX HOLLOW MURDER Witchcraft John Blymire Voodooism 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921111435

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1929 * Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder * York, Pennsylvania - John Blymire The top of page 3 has an article headed: "THIRD WITCH KILLER CONVICTED AT YORK" "Wilbert Hess, 18, Was Member of Family Believed to Be Under Victim's 'Hex'" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:34

$40.00
158754

STEAMER MACKINAC Bolier Explosion Newport Rhode Island Disaster 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921109650

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1925 * Steamer Mackinac * Boiler explosion disaster * Newport RI Rhode Island The top of the front page has a three column headline: "23 KILLED, 100 INJURED IN EXPLOSION ON EXCURSION STEAMER OFF NEWPORT; YACHTS AND NAVY BOATS AID RESCUES" with subheads and early list o victims. First report coverage on the boiler explosion of the Steamer Mackinac near Newport, Rhode Island. 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, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:33

$42.00
158753

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Prepares for His 1st Inauguration Pre Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921108008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 28, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln about to change America Among the ftpg. column heads from shortly before Lincoln's inauguration are: "AFFAIRS OF THE NATION" "Movements Of The President Elect" "Close of the Deliberations of the Peace Conference" and "Rejection of the Proposition to Amend the Constitution". Also some ftpg. item regarding the coming Civil War. Eight pages, tiny pin holes at the blank spine margin, good condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:32

$29.00
158752

SECOND BARBARY WAR ENDS w/ Stephen Decatur, Jr. TREATY Signing 1816 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128687475

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 13, 1816 All of page 1 & a bit of page 2 are taken up with: "The Algerine Treaty" ending the Second Barbary War, signed by the two who did the negotiations: Stephen Decatur & William Shaler. But this would not truly be the end (see hyperlink). Also inside is: "t''he British Treaty" dealing with some issues from the War of 1812, as well as: "Indian Treaties" with the Sioux, signed by James Madison & many chiefs with their "X" marks. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, some foxing, nice condition. This newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for national political news of the first half of the 19th century. Wikipedia notes: "Niles...Register ... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:29

$28.00
158751

BABE RUTH 1st Career Grand Slam Home Run BOSTON RED SOX Baseball 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921105695

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1919 * Babe Ruth's very 1st grand slam HR * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball Near the bottom of page 18 is a report headed : "RUTH WINS FOR RED SOX" "Home Run with Bases Filled Beats Browns by 6 to 4" with box scores (see). First report coverage on Babe Ruth hitting his very 1st MLB grand slam home run while playing for the Boston Red Sox. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. 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 December 06, 2017 15:28

$62.00
158750

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE House Passes Woman's Voting Rights WINS 1919 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128684768

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1919. * Women's suffrage passed in House * Women to vote in 1920 elections The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SUFFRAGE WINS EASILY IN HOUSE; VOTE 304 TO 89" with subheads. (see) 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, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:25

$67.00
158749

CEDRAPIDS IA Linn Co Iowa Douglas Starch Works EXPLOSION Disaster 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128683926

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1919 * Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa * Douglas Starch Works explosion The top of the front page has a one column heading: "25 DEAD, 100 HURT IN BIG EXPLOSION AT CEDAR RAPIDS" with subheads. (see) 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, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:23

$40.00
158748

Historic NC-4 Curtiss Airplane Flying Boat TRANSATLANTIC Flight 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128683350

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1919 * NC-4 flying boat (historic aviation feat) * Transatlantic flight (1st aircraft to achieve this) The front page has a nice banner headline: "ALL THREE SEAPLANES NEARING THE AZORES; NC-4 WAS 800 MILES OUT AT 3:06 THIS MORNING" with many subheads and related map. (see) Much more on the following pages with related pictorial. Loads of text. This event was very significant at the time, but was overshadowed just a few week later when Alcock & Brown made the first non-stop trans-Atlantic flight, and then of course the first non-stop solo flight by Lindbergh 8 years later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. ... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:22

$72.00
158747

L. FRANK BAUM The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Children Book Fame DEATH 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128682713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1919 * L. Frank Baum death (1st report) * "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" fame Page 17 has a small one column heading: "L. Frank Baum Dead" with subhead. (see) Baum was known mostly with his children book "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" which was the basis for the famous 1939 movie. 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 32 pages, light toning at the margins, some creases on the front page, minor margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:21

$40.00
158746

HILLSIDE STRANGLER Serial Killers Rapists MURDERS 1977 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128682239

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 15, 1977 * Hillside Strangler serial killings * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The front page has two column heading: "Slain Girl, 17, Believed 11th in 'Strangler' Series" with subhead and related photo. (see) Coverage continues inside with 2 more photos and related map. Great to have in this L.A. publication. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, nice condition

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:20

$67.00
158745

Very 1ST SUNDAY Major League Baseball MLB Games Played 1919 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921097309

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, May 5, 1919 * 1st Sunday baseball game played * Major League Baseball - MLB * Polo Grounds & Ebbetts Field This 22 page newspaper has a banner headline on page 14: "ADVENT OF SUNDAY BASEBALL DRAWS 60,000 PERSONS TO POLO GROUNDS AND EBBETTS FIELD" with subheads that include: "Fill Polo Grounds For Sunday Baseball" and more with box scores. These were the very 1st legal Sunday major league baseball games played. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:18

$40.00
158744

ANTI-JEWISH RIOTS Pogrom in Britain JEWS re. Sergrants Affair 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128680574

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 4, 1947 * Anti-Jewish riots in Britain (pogrom) * re. The Sergeants affair * Manchester & Liverpool * Anti-semitism The front page has a one column heading: "HAGANAH AND IRGUN ISSUE NEW THREATS" with subhead. (see) Page 9 has a one column heading: "BRITONS CONTINUE ANTI-JEWISH RIOTS" 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 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 into the present. G... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:16

$47.00
158743

"NEVER GIVE IN" Harrow School WINSTON CHURCHILL'S Famous Speech 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921094910

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1941 * Winston Churchill's famous speech * "Never Give In" never, never, never... * Harrow School - London, England Page 4 contains one of the most famous speeches of World War II, certainly among the top speeches by British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill. On October 29 Churchill visited his former school at Harrow and gave his "never give in" speech, very timely given the bombing of England by Germany at the time. The speech is not given here in full but rather the highlights are cited, text including: "...the lesson to be derived from our recent experiences is never to given in--never, never, never!" Not in any event, great or small, large or paltry.... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:15

$78.00
158742

POPE PIUS XII Becomes World War II Nazi Germany Era PAPACY 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921092874

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1939 * Eugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Pacelli * Becomes Pope Pius XII (1st report) * Nazi Germany - World War II era The front page has a four column headline: "PACELLI ELECTED POPE ON 63D BIRTHDAY; NAMED ON 4TH BALLOT; REIGNS AS PIUS XII; EXPECTED TO CONTINUE STRONG POLICIES" with subheads and photo. (see) Much more inside with loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:14

$42.00
158741

EARLY Rare 17th Century 350 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1667 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128678531

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, June 27, 1667 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes a few "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a ni... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:13

$52.00
158740

Best LOS ANGELES DODGERS CHAMPIONS vs. Oakland A's WORLD SERIES 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128677056

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, October 21, 1988 * Los Angeles Dodgers * World Series champions The front page has a three column color photo showing Orel Hershiser with heading: "SuperDodger Brings It Home" and subhead: "The Impossible Dream: Dodgers World Champs" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "It's a Title Out of the Blue" with subheads and 2 related photos. Much more inside. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 58 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:10

$98.00
158734

DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE John Hancock Type Signed in 1776 HISTORIC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372128473360

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, August 17, 1776 * Original Declaration of Independence... the complete text * As reported from Great Britain The front page contains a naval report from Philadelphia, carrying over to page 2, plus a report from General Howe noting: "…the rebels had more than 100 pieces of cannon for the defense of New York…it is no wonder he has not been more successful…" and more. There is reference to Bunker Hill in another brief report. Yet another page has a letter from Staten Island which has much detail, including: "Mr. Washington's headquarters were lately removed to the City Hall…" plus other tidbits as well. But certainly the overriding significanc... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2017 10:31

$12,500.00
158708

Best LOS ANGELES DODGERS CHAMPIONS vs. Oakland A's WORLD SERIES 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918909994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, October 21, 1988 * Los Angeles Dodgers * World Series champions The front page has a three column color photo showing Orel Hershiser with heading: "SuperDodger Brings It Home" and subhead: "The Impossible Dream: Dodgers World Champs" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "It's a Title Out of the Blue" with subheads and 2 related photos. Much more inside. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 58 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 03, 2017 13:02

$98.00
158707

KKK Ku Klux Klan DEFIANT Masked Made ILLEGAL New York Law 1923 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918908367

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1923 * KKK Ku Klux Klan * Secrecy outlawed in New York The front page has a three column headline: "KU KLUX KLAN OPENLY DEFIES NEW LAW; HOLDS BIG MEETING ALL OVER STATE; HUNDREDS JOIN; GOVERNORS DENOUNCED" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. See images for partial text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light even toning, a l... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2017 13:01

$45.00
158706

ROY RIEGELS Rose Bowl Cal Wrong Way Run & FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372125619387

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 2, 1929 * Rose Bowl football game * California vs. Georgia Tech * Roy 'Wrong Way' Riegels * Franklin D. Roosevelt becomes governor The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline: "Riegels 60-Yard Run Toward Wrong Goal Helps Georgia Tech Win on Coast, 8-7" with subheads: "California Beaten By Georgia Tech, 8-7" "60 Yard Run Toward Wrong Goal by Riegels of California Helps Tech Win Before 70,000" "One Man Stops His Dash" & more. Summary of the game, plus the line-ups. The front page has a three column headline: "ROOSEVELT INAUGURATED AS GOVERNOR;...." with subheads and photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous pub... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2017 13:00

$58.00
158705

HARRY HOUDINI Spiritualist Magic Medium WIFE FRAUD ? Seance 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918906828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1929 * Harry Houdini's spirit contact w/ wife ? The top of page 24 has one column headings that include: "HOUDINI'S FRIENDS DOUBT MESSAGE" "Freethinker Offers $25,000 for a "Spirit Communication" With Magician" and more (see) Coverage on the claim by the late Harry Houdini's wife that she has contact with him in the after World. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:59

$47.00
158704

Early BIRTH CONTROL Activist Arrest of MARGARET SANGER Nurse 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372125618533

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 15, 1921. * Early birth control * Margaret Sanger arrest The front page has one column headings that include: "BIRTH CONTROL RAID MADE BY POLICE ON ARCHBISHOP'S ORDER" "Policeman Testifies That Donohue Ordered Him to Get Mrs. Sanger Off the Stage" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning and some wear with a few small tears at the margins, otherwise good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:58

$45.00
158703

WILLIS-CAMPBELL ACT Prohibition Anti Beer Alcohol SIGNED into Law 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918904982

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 24, 1921 * Willis-Campbell Act signed into law * Prohibition - anti alcohol - beer Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "President Signs Anti-Beer Measure; Doctors Lose Right to Prescribe Beer" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally good. wikipedia notes: The Willis–Campbell Act of 1921 prohibited doctors from prescribing beer or liquor as a “drug” to treat ailments. The Act kept in force all anti-liquor tax laws that had been in place prior to the passage of the Volstead Act in 1919, giving authorities the right... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:57

$40.00
158702

MOST RUNS IN 1 GAME Major League Baseball Record Phillies v. Cubs 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918903635

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 26, 1922 * Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Phillies * Most runs in a single game record The sport's section (page 7) has one column headings: "CUBS AND PHILLIES SMASH TWO RECORDS" "Chicago Team Wins Weird Game in Which 51 Hits Are Made, 26-23" with box scores. (see) First report coverage on the game between the Chicago Cubs and Philadelphia Phillies. The Cubs defeated the Phillies 26-23 as the Phils leave the bases loaded in the ninth. The total amount of runs, 49, is the major league mark for most tallies scored in one game. This is still a MLB record till this day. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning, a l... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:55

$42.00
158701

RIALTO THEATRE HOUSE FIRE Disaster at New Haven CT Connecticut 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918902950

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1921 * Rialto Theater fire disaster * New Haven CT Connecticut The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "NEW HAVEN THEATRE BURNS; FIND 4 DEAD; MAY BE 30 VICTIMS" "Blaze Starts on Stage and Sweeps Through Old Structure With Great Rapidity" "80 Burned And Injured" and more (see images). First report coverage on the Rialto Theatre fire disaster in New Haven, Connecticut. 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 28 pages, light toning, a little irregular with a small archival mend along along the spine, generally good.

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:53

$40.00
158700

GEORGE JAY GOULD I Death - King Tutankhamen's Tomb Curse ? Egypt 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372125615716

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1923 * George Jay Gould I death (1st report) * King Tutankhamen's curse ? The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "GEORGE J. GOULD DIES IN VILLA IN FRANCE; LEAVES $30,000,000", "Death Holds Up Ligtigation With Family Over His Father's Estate" and more (see). First report coverage on the death of famous financier, George Jay Gould I. Lengthy text continues on page 6 with illustration of Gould (see photos). Too much text to photograph all here. His death was followed by a trip to King Tutankhamen's tomb which created a buzz that King Tut's curse has took another victim. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with al... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:52

$42.00
158698

KKK Ku Klux Klan Washington D.C. RALLY Pennsylvania Avenue MARCH 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918899021

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1925 * KKK Ku Klux Klan * Washington D.C. rally The top of the front page has a three column headline: "40,000 KLANSMEN PARADE IN WASHINGTON AS 200,000 SPECTATORS LOOK ON QUIETLY; CALLED ORDER'S BIGGEST DEMONSTRATION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Ku Klux Klan march on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington D.C. Always nice to have notable events in history repor... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:47

$62.00
158697

Gunfighter WYATT EARP Tombstone Arizona O.K. Corral Fame DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918898227

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1929. *Gunfighter Wyatt Earp death * Babe Ruth's wife death * 2 historic reports in one issue The top of page 23 has one column headings: "NOTED GUN FIGHTER OF OLD WEST DEAD" "End Comes to Wyatt Earp at Los Angeles After Life of Battling 'Bad Men'" "Defeated Clayton Gang" "As Referee With a Pistol at Sharkey-Fitzsimmons Fight, His Decision Stood" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also one column headings on page 3 read: "FIRE CAUSES DEATH OF MRS. BABE RUTH' 'Estranged From Husband" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, a few small binding... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:46

$265.00
158696

MICHAEL COLLINS Irish Free State ASSASSINATION Republican Army in 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372125612047

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 23, 1922 * Michael Collins assassination * Irish Republican Army leader * Irish Free State The top of the front page has a nice three column headline: "MICHAEL COLLINS SHOT DEAD IN AMBUSH; CHIEF OF THE IRISH FREE STATE SLAIN WHILE LEADING WAR ON REBELS IN CORK" with subheads and photo of Collins. Nice for display. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage on the assassination of IRA leader, Michael Collins, 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 with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:45

$117.00
158695

BABE RUTH Suspension & Fined for DRINKING ? New York Yankees 1925 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918896725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 30, 1925 * Babe Ruth suspended and fined * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The top of the front page has a one column heading: "RUTH FINED $5,000; COSTLY STAR BANNED FOR ACTS OFF FIELD" with subheads: "Manager Huggins of Yankees Imposes Penalty at St. Louis for 'Misconduct'" "OFFENDER ORDERED HOME" and more. (see) First report coverage on Babe Ruth's suspension due to being late for batting practice after a night on the town. Was he hungover ? Great to have in this famous NYC title and on the front page. Rare as such. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning, some spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:44

$67.00
158674

Great Mid 18th Century SHIP of War Detailed ILLUSTRATION 1748 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372124492107

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, July, 1748 * Great ship illustration Certainly the feature item in this issue is the terrific, full page illustration of: "A Ship Of War", with considerable detail, and with most of the facing page having the "Explanation to a Ship of War of the third Rate with Rigging, &c., at Anchor". The "Explanation" numerically identifies 148 parts noted on the plates as well as 17 other features which are listed alphabetically from A to R. A terrific plate for display for any naval history collector, measuring (with the margins), about 8 1/2 by 4 3/4 inches. Other items in this issue include: "Description of the Cumberland Coast" which includes a small illustration: "V... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:50

$226.00
158673

Best KING GEORGE III of the United Kingdom SON'S DEATH 1820 London UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372124490479

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 25, 1820 * George III of the United Kingdom * Death of his 4th son - best title to have The front page is black-bordered for the announcement of the death of the 4th son of King George III, the page reading: "Yesterday morning, at ten o'clock; departed this life, at Sidmouth, after a short illness, His Royal Highness Edward Duke of Kent and Strathern, His Majesty's fourth son, to the great grief of all the Royal Family." The remainder of the ftpg. has notices concerning the official mourning (see). Ironically, King George III would die just six days later. Great to have this announcement in this title, the official mouthpiece of the Royal Court. Complete... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:48

$138.00
158672

Best KING GEORGE III of the United Kingdom FUNERAL 1820 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918012570

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Feb. 19, 1820 * George III of the United Kingdom * Funeral - best title to be had ? A terrific issue on the funeral for King George III with a ftpg. announcement: "The interment of His late Most Sacred Majesty, of Blessed Memory, took place in the Royal Chapel of St. George, withi9nt the Castle of Windsor, on Wednesday evening the 16th instant. An account of the solemnities observed upon that melancholy occasion will appear to-morrow morning in a Supplement to this Gazette." And included is that "Supplement", a six page edition with each bordered in wide mourning rules and providing considerable detail on the funeral procession (see photos). This would be the... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:46

$227.00
158671

EXTREMELY Rare 1681 London England British 336 YEARS OLD Single Sheet Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918011735

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CURRANT INTELLIGENCE, London, Nov. 26, 1681 * 17th century original This is an extremely rare, single sheet newspaper which lasted for just over a year under this title. Crane & Kaye notes that only one American institution has this issue. The back page has a few mentions of merchant ships bound to or from Barbados & Jamaica, as well as the rescue of a floundering French ship with its ungrateful sailors they rescued. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, 7 1/2 by 12 1/4 inches with wide margins, very nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:45

$315.00
158670

USS CONSTITUTION vs HMS Guerriere - Isaac Hull U.S. NAVY War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918011102

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WAR, New York, Sept. 5, 1812 * USS Constitution vs. HMS Guerriere * War of 1812 - U.S. Navy victory * Best title to be had ? Page 2 has a very historic report with uncommonly large letters: "Brilliant NAVAL VICTORY" with subhead: "Particulars of the Action between the U.S. Frigate Constitution, Capt. Hull, and the British Frigate Guerriere, Capt. Dacres" which takes over a full column. This was one of the more historic naval battles of the War of 1812. Also on pg. 2: "Commodore Rodgers Arrived" and "A Copy of the Circular". Page 3 has more war items including: "American Naval Victory" which related to the Constitution vs. Guerriere, and "Capture of Gen. Hull, and his Army". Also: "S... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:44

$58.00
158667

Rare CONFEDERATE Civil War Winston NC North Carolina 1861 Southern Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372124484766

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN SENTINEL, Winston, North Carolina, July 19, 1861 * Rare Confederate title from the Civil War This is a very rare title from the Confederacy. According to Brigham only four institutions in the United States have any holdings of this title from the Civil War, most just a few scattered issues. The American Antiquarian Society has no issues recorded from this era. The front page has several items relating to the Civil War, with a Confederate perspective, including items headed: "Loan for the Defence of the Confederates States" "The Provisional Congress" which met in Richmond; "Ball and Shot" "More Disaffection" and some other items. The inside pages have much on the war including i... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:40

$138.00
158666

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY Lions College Football Rose Bowl UPSET Win 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918007466

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, January 2, 1934 * Rose Bowl upset - NCAA college football * Columbia University vs. Stanford Cardinals * Biggest achievement in Columbia football history The front page has a two column heading: "Columbia Wins, 7 to 0, Over Stanford Team in Rain-Soaked Rose Bowl" with subhead. (see) More in the sport's section. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning with some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:39

$42.00
158665

ALBERT EINSTEIN Theory of Relativity Fame AMERICA VISIT Goes Home 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372124483345

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 5, 1931 * Albert Einstein leaves America Page 9 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN DEPARTS, PRAISING AMERICA" with subheads and photo of Einstein with wife. (see) He would escape Adolph Hitler and the Nazis just two years 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 50 pages, light toning with a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:38

$40.00
158664

PAN AM FLIGHT 214 Elkton MD Plane CRASH & Frank Sinatra Kidnapped 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372124481988

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, December 9, 1963 * Pan Am Flight 214 - Elkton MD * Boeing 707-121 airplane disaster * Frank Sinatra Jr. kidnapping The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Plane Crash Claims Eighty-One Lives" (see) Also on the front page is a two column heading: "Frank Sinatra Junior Abducted by Escapees" (see) Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, otherwise very nice. wikipedia notes: Pan Am Flight 214, a Boeing 707-121 registered as N709PA, was a domestic scheduled passenger flight from Baltimore to Philadelphia, which crashed on December 8, 1963 near Elkton, Maryland, after being hit by a lightning strike while in a hol... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:36

$40.00
158663

JESSE OWENS Pre Berlin Olympics OSU NEGRO Broad Jump w/ Photo 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918001321

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 1936 * Jesse Owens broad jump w/ photo * Pre-Olympic games in Berlin Germany * To be in front of Adolph Hitler & Third Reich The sport's section (page 23) has a two column heading: "Owens Rated in Class by Himself For Olympic Broad-Jump Laurels" with subhead and 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 news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition, printing flaw slightly... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:35

$42.00
158662

FRED DUESENBERG Automobile Designer Race Car Motors Pioneer DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917998657

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1932 * Fred Duesenberg death * Automobile pioneer * Race car motors Page 17 has a one column heading: "F. S. DUESENBERG DIES OF AUTO INJURY" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Frederick Samuel Duesenberg, automobile pioneer designer, manufacturer and sportsman. 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 36 pages, light toning at the, generally very nice.

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:34

$45.00
158661

JOHN WILKES Radical Supporter of Americans 1768 Pre Revolutionary War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917996081

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BOSTON CHRONICLE, Massachusetts, Aug. 29, 1768 * John Wilkes - radical * Pre Revolutionary War The first half of the newspaper is taken up with the continuation of the "Narrative of the Hon. Commodore Byron" on his expedition around the world in the 1740's. Near the back are reports from London noting in part: "...that most of the readers of our paper are such friends to liberty that they will receive with the most heart felt pleasure the news we give them this week that Mr. Wilkes, the great assertor of the liberties of this country, is now restored to all the rights & privileges of it, of which he has been long deprived by an illegal proceeding...". John Wilkes was a radical membe... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 13:32

$135.00
158648

NEW YORK YANKEES Opening Day Of 1st World Series as Champions 1923 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917870820

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1923 * New York Yankees World Series * Opening day of the 1st game - 1st year as champions * 1st year at Yankees Stadium - Babe Ruth * Best title to be had ? The front page has a one column heading: "60,000 WILL SEE GIANTS PLAY YANKEES" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section (page 17). This was to be the first year the Yankees became World Series champions. It was also their first year playing at Yankee Stadium, "The House That Ruth Built". Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, a little spine wear, small tear along top margin, generally nice. wikipedia notes: I... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 09:07

$40.00
158647

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917870491

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" - 1st stage flight Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The front page has a nice four column headline that announces: "BOSTON GIRL STARTS FOR ATLANTIC HOP, REACHES HALIFAX, MAY GO ON TODAY" with subheads and photo. Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for about 2 weeks. Much more on page 2 with three more related photos. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the ... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 09:06

$72.00
158629

WILLIAM MCKINLEY St. Louis Republican Nomination1896 East Pepperell MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917397582

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PEPPERELL ADVERTISER, Massachusetts, June 20, 1896 * William McKinley nomination * Republican convention - St. Louis The front page has a nice report on the Republication nomination of Wm. McKinley for President, with a portrait of him, his wife, his mother & father, his home, and his running mate. Much more on the convention on the bkpg. with 14 more prints. Eight pages, large folio size, some foxing at folds, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 01, 2017 14:32

$38.00
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