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161030

ADOLPH HITLER & Nazi Germany QUITS League of Nations REARMAMENT 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214619548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only (editorial section), October 15, 1933 * Adolph Hitler and Nazi Germany * Quits League of Nations - editorial The top of the front page of this section has a two column headline: "GERMANY QUITS LEAGUE; HITLER ASKS 'PLEBISCITE'" with subheads. (see) First report editorial by Edwin Leland James. Other topic throughout. Complete section 4 only with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, good condition..

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:17

$32.00
161029

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns to St. Louis MO 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214618614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only, April 9, 1933 * Prohibition ends in St. Louis * Beer returns - legal liquor The front page has a two column headline: "CAPITAL STUDIES REPEAL; PRESIDENT REMAINS MUM" with subheads. (see) Page 7 of this section has a one column heading: "ST. LOUIS HAILS BEER AS TRADE REVIVIFIER" with subheads & related photo. (see) This was the Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation on April 7. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment. Complete section 4 only with all 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:16

$34.00
161028

NUREMBERG RALLY Adolph Hitler Speech NAZIS Germany Sedetenland 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214617999

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, September 13, 1938 * 1938 Nuremberg Rally - Nazi Germany * Annexation of Austria * 1 year away from World War II start The front page has a three column headline: "HITLER'S DEFIANCE INCREASES TENSIONS IN UNEASY EUROPE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the 1938 Nuremberg Rally which was named, "Rally of Greater Germany". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:15

$38.00
161027

ADOLPH HITLER Nazis ENTERS AUSTRIA Vienna Prelude to World War II 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214617230

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, March 11, 1938. * Germans invade Vienna Austria (1st report) * Adolph Hitler - Pre World War II The front page has a banner headline: "NAZI TROOPS ENTER AUSTRIA" with subheads. (see) A very historical event that helped lead to the start of World War II. Other news,sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:14

$46.00
161026

CIVIL RIGHTS ACT Enforcement Bill PASSES Senate Negroes Equal 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975675807

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS DAILY GLOBE, February 28, 1875 * Civil Rights Bill (Enforcement Act) * Reconstruction era - Negroes * Passes Senate (1st report) . The front page has one column headings: "WASHINGTON" "The Civil Rights Bill Passes the Senate" " and more. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, printing flaw within heading (see), minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:11

$30.00
161025

GORDON COOPER Mercury-Atlas 9 Rocket Space Mission Flight 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975674476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TUCSON DAILY CITIZEN, Arizona, May 17, 1963 * Mercury-Atlas 9 manned space mission * Astronaut Cordon Cooper spaceflight The front page has a nice banner headline: "GORDO DOES IT! FEELS FINE" with subheads and five related photos. Incomplete issue containing 12 of a 44 page issue, nice for display as such.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:09

$40.00
161024

1777 Revolutionary War Newspaper - America Colonies - JEWISH Jews - re. Jew Bill


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214609278

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 18, 1777 * Revloutionary War from the enemy * Jewish - Jews - Judaica Page 2 has a nice letter on board a British ship to a friend, datelined from New York, Jan. 4, 1777, which is mostly about shipping issues and includes: "...the 14th took a french snow loaded with wine, sugar & field pieces for the Rebels; she sailed from Hispaniola for Philadelphia...a brig from Hispaniola to Philadelphia loaded with gunpowder, molasses & dry goods for the use of the Rebel army..." (see photos). A Jewish-related item as well reads: "The Annuity Bill has already obtained the appellation of the Jew Bill & with good reason, as it is to restrain the extortio... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:01

$85.00
161023

Rare PRO PROHIBITION Anti Alcohol Temperance National YWCTU 1894 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214608465

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: YOUNG WOMEN, Chicago, August, 1894 * Young Women's Christian Temperance Union An interesting magazine published by the Young Women's Christian Temperance Union whose focus was the outlaw of alcoholic beverages. They also worked to promote women's right to vote. Decorative title page, 12 pages, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:00

$28.00
161022

Rare SALEM WITCHES TRIALS 17th Century Book Advertisement 1693 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975670097

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, Feb. 11, 1693 * Rare Salem witch trials advertisement * Very early and rare 17th century title The back page has an advertisement for the book "The Second Edition of the late TRYALS of several WITCHES in New-England. Written by Cotton Mather, and Published by the Special Command of the Governour." (see) This is the only periodical we have ever seen with any reference to the famous witch trials at Salem, Massachusetts, as the London Gazette made no mention of the trials or the executions A very uncommon item and the only period mention of this very notable event in American history. Complete as a single sheet issue, 7 1/4 by 12 1/4 inches, minor damp stain a... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:58

$345.00
161021

THE STAMP ACT Direct Tax on Colonies BEGINS London England 1765 Old UK Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214603977

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, June, 1765 * The Stamp Act at it's beginning * Legitimized by the British Certainly the most notable content is the report: "By the act for laying a stamp duty on printed news papers, deeds, and parchments in America, the respective duties on each are the same as in Great Britain, the monies arising therefrom to be applied towards the necessary defense of the colonies." which was the British justification of the hated Stamp Act (see). Other articles in this issue include: "The Fish Act: Effects of it" "Letter of Queen Christiana of Sweden" "Description of the Field and Mole Crickets" "Winkleman's Account of Herculaneum" "Description of a Wheel Barometer... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:53

$83.00
161020

Rare 18th Century REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Western Hemisphere MAP 1776 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214603384

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1776 The prime feature of this issue is the great map showing all of the western hemisphere titled: "A New Projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a Plane shewing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a Globe, By J. Hardy, at Eton College." The map is dated at the bottom: "by F. Newbery, Ludgate Street, May 1, 1776". It measures 8 3/4 by 10 1/2 inches, small repair to a lower corner, otherwise in very nice, clean condition. There is a related article within this issue concerning the map. The issue begins with some lengthy: "Debates in the Present Parliament" continued from a previous issue, with much discussion concerning ... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:52

$388.00
161019

Nice JAPAN SURRENDERS V-J Day World War II WWII Over PEACE in 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975666921

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Aug. 15, 1945 * World War II ends * V-J day See the photos for the great & bold banner headline proclaiming: "PEACE" with banner subhead and photo of General MacArthur. (see) Many related photos on the following pages. First section only with 16 pages, some wear and separation at the central fold, loose along the spine with a little text loss, nice for display as such.

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:49

$52.00
161018

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Dugout St. Petersburg FL PHOTO 1928 NYC Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214600572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES (Rotogravure Section only), March 18, 1928 * Babe Ruth in his prime * New York Yankees dugout This section has photos involving sports, entertainment, fashion. The front page has a photo titled: "The Glass Of Fashion In The Baseball World: Babe Ruth" (see) Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:48

$30.00
161017

BUFFALO BILL William F. Cody Snake Oil Medicine ENDORSEMENT 1892 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391975662414

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG DAILY SENTINEL, Massachuetts, June 2, 1892 The bottom of the front page has a illustration captioned: "Hon. Wm. F. Cody - 'Buffalo Bill' " which is essentially an endorsement by him of a patent medicine. He had become: "...afflicted with malaria. Knowing the virtues of Kickapoo Indian Sagwa, Mr. Cody sent...for this wonderful Indian remedy, & after using a few bottles was permanently cured..." with more (see). Ten pages, light even toning, partially loose along the spine, minor margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:46

$42.00
161002

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974226332

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE STAR, Guernsey, Feb. 10, 1945 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page heads are: "Enemy Lose Many Tanks On Eastern Front" "U.S.A. Feels The War" "On Verge of Collapse - Conditions in France" and more. Four pages, 12 by 12 3/4 inches, bit irregular at spine, nice condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of WWII. During the German occupation they took over this newspaper and filled it with pro-German propaganda, offering a unique insight into how the Axis reported the news during the war.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:50

$25.00
161001

BOYCOTT BERLIN OLYMPICS Jewish Holocaust ? Participation Decision 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212118250

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1935 * Movement to boycott the Berlin Olympics * Jewish Holocaust - plight of the Jews * Adolph Hitler & Nazi Germany * Amateur Athletic Union votes for participation There was considerable controversy in the United States preceding the 1936 Olympics as to whether the games should be boycotted due to Hitler's Nazi regime and its treatment of Jews and non-Ayran races. There were many individual and groups vigorously arguing for a boycott, while other felt politics should play no part in the Olympic games (see the hyperlink for much more). It wasn't until the Amateur Athletic Union voted to attend that the tipping point had been reached, deciding for U.S. par... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:49

$77.00
160999

ADOLPH HITLER Quits League of Nations JOHN DILLINGER Raid Police 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212115768

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 15, 1933 * Germany quits League of Nations * Adolph Hitler's 1st step to ruthlessness * John Dillinger raids police station The top of the front page has a five column headline: "GERMANY QUITS LEAGUE AND ARMS PARLEY; HITLER SCORES TREATY, DEMANDS EQUALITY; CALLS ELECTION NOV. 12 TO OBTAIN APPROVAL" with many subheads. (see) This would be the beginning of Hitler's ruthlessness. Also a one column heading on page 23: "ROB POLICE STATION OF ITS WEAPONS" with subhead. (see) Allow not mentioned, this was the work of John Dillinger and his gang who raided this police station to reload their weaponry for bank robberies. Also on the same page is a report on Machine ... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:46

$48.00
160998

OPERATION VALKYRIE Adolph Hitler Assassination Attempt Nazi PURGE 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212115238

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, July 22, 1944. * Operation Valkyrie failure * Adolph Hitler assassination attempt * German officers rounded up The front page has a nice banner headline: "HITLER REPORTED UNDER ARREST; GESTAPO SLAYS 100 GENERALS" with subheads. (see) Incomplete issue containing 8 of the 12 pages of the 1st section only, light toning with some wear along the central fold, a few archival mends, nice for display as such.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:45

$40.00
160997

NUREMBERG RALLY for Nazi Party Adolph Hitler Speech NO WAR ? 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212114207

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1933 * Nuremberg Rally for Nazi Party * Adolph Hitler doesn't want war ? * promotes racial hygiene The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HITLER DISCLAIMS DESIRE FOR A WAR; 150,000 IN REVIEW" 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 26 pages, thi... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:43

$35.00
160996

WINSTON CHURCHILL Address to United States Congress Address 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212113496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, December 27, 1941 * Prime Minister Winston Churchill address * Joint session of the United States Congress * "We Are The Masters Of Our Fate" speech The front page has a three column heading: "Allied Offensive Will Start in 1943, Congress Is Told By Churchill" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 16 pages, light toning at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:42

$44.00
160995

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns DRY No More 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212112351

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1933 * Prohibition ends * Beer returns * Legal liquor The front page has a one column heading: "$10,000,000 REVENUE FROM BEER IN A DAY" with subheads. (see) The Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation was put into law just 2 days earlier. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:40

$40.00
160994

CHARLES LINDBERGH Latin America Good Will Tour Airplane Trip 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212111119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1928 * Charles Lindbergh & his "Spirit of St. Louis" * "Good Will Tour" of Latin American countries The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH REACHES PORT OF CARTAGENA; COLOMBIA HAILS HIM" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage on Charles Lindbergh's "Good Will Tour" of 16 Latin America countries continues on page 2 with a few related photos and map. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription ... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:38

$33.00
160993

Early 19th Century NEW YORK CITY 1815 Old Newspaper w/ Steamboat Advertisement


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974221787

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, August 9, 1815 * Illustrated advertisements * Early 19th century original The front page is filled with advertisements, including illustrated ads for a steam boat, a stage coach, and at least ten illustrated ship ads. Four pages, some scattered foxing, generally in nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:37

$25.00
160991

ENDING PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal Liquor & BEER to RETURN 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974220696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, February 21, 1933 * 18th Amendment - prohibition end imminent * House votes to repeal - 21st Amendment - Blaine Act The front page has a two column headline: "House Votes 289-121 to Submit Prohibition Amendment to States" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the United States House of Representatives approving the repeal of prohibition. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning, some spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:35

$46.00
160990

JIM CROWLEY Becomes Fordham University Rams Head Football Coach 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974219338

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 4, 1933 * Jim Crowley - "Four Horsemen" backfield fame * University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Becomes Fordham Rams head football coach The sport's section (page 13) has a 7 column headline: "Former Notre Dame Ace Is Selected as Football Coach at Fordham" with subheads and photo. (see) See images for partial text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:32

$40.00
160988

JEWISH PERSECUTION Jews Third Reich NAZIS - Rise of Adolph Hitler 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212105703

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1933 * Jewish persecution becoming known Worldwide * During the rise of Adolph Hitler & the Third Reich The front page has one column headings that include: "GERMAN FUGITIVES TELL OF ATROCITIES AT HANDS OF NAZIS" "Americans Bear Out Tales of Outrages and Cruelties in Racial 'Purging'" "Jews Flee Persecution" "All News Is Censored" and more. (see) Coverage on the persecution of the Jewish population in Germany. This was when Adolph Hitler was quickly gaining power and the establishment of the Third Reich was near completion. What better evidence to confirm of what really happened then having a 1st hand account from the day it was first reported. Always nice to ha... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:29

$52.00
160987

WILLIAM WALKER Filibuster Military Expedition NICARAGUA 1858 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212103746

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, January 9, 1858 * William Walker (filibuster) * Nicaragua expedition Page 2 has an article with heading: "The Walker Filibuster Question" with subheads. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day just prior to the Civil War. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:27

$28.00
160986

FIRST AIRSHIP to Land on Aircraft Carrier USS LOS ANGELES Zeppelin1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212102233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 28, 1928 * ZR-3, USS Los Angeles - zeppelin * USS Saratoga aircraft carrier The top of the front page has a one column heading; "LOS ANGELES LANDS ON BIG FLYING DECK OF PLANE CARRIER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the 1st airship to land on a aircraft carrier. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:26

$35.00
160985

CHARLES LINDBERGH Anne Morrow YANGTZE River Plane Crash 1931 Rotogravure PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974216784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, November 1, 1931 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh & Anne Morrow * Airplane flight to the Orient * Yangtze River China crash photos This rotogravure section only has six front page photos regarding Charles Lindbergh's airplane crash on the Yangtze River in China. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:25

$35.00
160984

ADOLPH HITLER & Nazis Party Will Not Gain Power in Germany ? 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974215976

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 16, 1932 * Adolph Hitler & the Nazi Party * Will never gain power in Germany ? Page 6 has an interesting article by Professor Frederick James Eugene Woodbridge of Columbia University headed: "Hitler Dictatorship In Reich Held Unlikely" with subhead. (see) Text includes: "...the probability of Adolph Hitler and the National Socialists gaining power in Germany was not strong..." A ironic look inside Germany just prior to Hitler's rise to power that would change the World forever. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:23

$40.00
160983

NUREMBERG RALLY for Nazi Party Adolph Hitler Speech JEWS Art 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974215732

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 2, 1933 * Nuremberg Rally for Nazi Party * Adolph Hitler speaks on Jewish art The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NAZIS PLEDGE JOBS; HITLER PLACES ART ON A 'NORDIC' BASIS" 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 26 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary sub... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:22

$37.00
160955

Rare Short Lived 18th Century STAFFORDSHIRE London England 1737 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211690508

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WARWICK & STAFFORDSHIRE JOURNAL WITH THE HISTORY OF THE HOLY BIBLE, London, March 30, 1737 * Early 18th century * Rare title This is a title I have never seen before prior to acquiring 8 or 9 issues and is quite rare as such, not to mention an early date. Records show this title only lasted from late 1737 to mid-1739. Pages 2 and 3 are entirely taken up with various reports from "London". A four page newspaper measuring 8 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches. The tax stamp which was on this issue was cut off causing loss to the lower right corner of the front leaf only, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 07:37

$42.00
160954

JAMES K. POLK Presidential Inauguration & FLORIDA Statehood 1845 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974015445

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 8, 1845 * President James K. Polk * Inauguration - inaugural address * Florida statehood - joins the union The front page has a report "Inauguration of President Polk" "...The arrangements were admirable. We give the programme as published in advance... The ceremony at the Capitol, was very imposing... The flag-staffs of the whigs, as well as an acknowledgment that The Chief of the Nation was there, and must be duly recognized...President Polk, quitting the Capitol after the Inauguration, drove rapidly by an indirect route to the White House, where he received during the afternoon, the congratulations of his fellow citizens. In the evening he and his l... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 07:34

$62.00
160953

PHILLIS WHEATLEY Woman Slave Girl Servant NEGRO Poet Poems 1774 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974015014

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, May 1773 * Phillis Wheatley * Famous "Negro" servant turned poet Certainly the most significant item in this issue is the great article: "Some Account of Phillis, a Learned Negro Girl" which is a letter to the publisher stating: "Proposals have just been published for printing by subscription, some poems written by Phillis, a negro servant of Mr. Wheatley, of Boston, in New England, the following account has been received from her master...". Hereafter is an account of Phillis Wheatley, reading, in part: "Phillis was brought from Africa to America in the year 1761...she in sixteen months time...attained the English language....As to her writing, her own curiosi... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 07:32

$285.00
160952

SURRENDER AT YORKTOWN Lord Charles Cornwallis to George Washington 1782 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211687497

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1782 * Lord Charles Cornwallis * General George Washington * Surrender at Yorktown This issue contains the very historic report of the surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown, Virginia. An inside page has a nice report headed: "Extract of a Letter from Sir Henry Clinton" which begins: "...I had the honour to acquaint your Lordship with my fears respecting the fate of the army in Virginia. It now gives me the deepest concern to inform you that they were but too well founded..." with more. Following this is a report headed: "Copy of a Letter from Lt. General Earl Cornwallis to Sir Henry Clinton dated York-Town, in Virginia, Oct. 20, 1781" which be... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 07:31

$355.00
160951

2 Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Hits 59 & 60 HOME RUNS Record 1927 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973681060

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: * Babe Ruth hits 59th and 60th home runs (record) * It is BEST to have reports from the city where an event occurred THE NEW YORK TIMES, A very notable pair of issues dated Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, 1927 reporting Babe Ruth tying the home run record (his own), then breaking it the next day, a record that would stand until Roger Maris hit 61 in 1961. September 30: The sports page has a banner headline announcing: "Fans Acclaim Ruth as He Hits Two Homers and ties Own Record; Cards Lose". The first column heads include: "Ruth Hits 2, Equals 1921 Homer Record" "Slams 58th in First Frame, then Gets 59th in Fifth with 3 Men on Bases" with more. There is also a very nice photo captioned: "Ruth's Most ... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:56

$570.00
160950

President WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON Death w/ Black Mourning Borders 1841 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973679533

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LONG-ISLAND DEMOCRAT, Jamaica, New York, April 6, 1841 * William Henry Harrison death The top of pg. 3 has: "Death Of The President" with the report beginning: "Yesterday mornings mail bought the important, but not altogether unexpected intelligence of the death of William Henry Harrison, President of the United States. By this event John Tyler, the vice President becomes president for the balance of Gen. Harrisons term, and Samuel L. Southard President pro. tem. of the Senate becomes Vice President of the United States." And just a few more observations in this report. In honor of Harrison's death all columns on pgs. 2 & 3 are black-bordered. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:52

$128.00
160949

JAMES BUCHANAN Presidential Inauguration Inaugural Address 1857 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973677471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVANSVILLE DAILY JOURNAL, Indiana, March 11, 1857 * President James Buchanan * Inauguration - inaugural address Page 3 has the "Inaugural Address" which takes 1 1/3 columns in which he reflects on the events of the year. It is signed in type at its conclusion: James Buchanan. Page 2 has an article concerning it titled: "The Inaugural". Four pages, minor loss to blank spine at the bottom, good condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:49

$56.00
160948

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant v Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211141200

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania Court House * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Civil War Overland Campaign The front page has some nice one column heads concerning the Battle of Spotsylvania, including: "THE GREAT CAMPAIGN" "Gen. Grant's Decisive Battle" "Lee's Army In Full Retreat" "Our Army In Pursuit" "Grant Finds the Rebels in the Last Ditch" ""Full Details of the Great Battle" and more. More inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:45

$46.00
160947

1st CIRCUS Performance Under Electric Lights Used AD 1879 Allentown PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211139472

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHRONICLE AND NEWS, Allentown, Pennsylvania, May 1, 1879 * First Circus show under electric lights A nice pg. 2 ad for Cooper and Baileys Great London Circus which says the: "Dense Night will be converted into Dazzling Day by Electric Light using 18 Electric Light Chandeliers equal to 35,000 gas jets at a cost of $15,000". One of the main attractions described as: "A Herd of 10 Monster Monarch Elephants". (see) A front page report on the circus states in part: "...This feature alone being new, and one that no other show can have as the Messr. Cooper, Bailey & Co....have the exclusive right to use it in tented exhibits....". Four pages, rejoined at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:43

$47.00
160946

WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON Wins Presidential Election Victory 1841 Concord Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211134398

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT AND STATE GAZETTE, Concord, Feb. 19, 1841 * William Henry Harrison * Presidential election victory Page 3 has: "Presidential Vote" which is the official chart of the electoral votes certified by the tellers and announced by the Vice President to the Congress. It shows 234 votes for Harrison and 60 for Van Buren. Also a detailed report: "Arrival Of General Harrison".] Four pages, irregular at the spine, small wear hole at the center of front leaf.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:37

$52.00
160944

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns DRY No More 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973669685

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, April 9, 1933 * Prohibition ends * Beer returns * Legal liquor The front page of this section has a banner headline: "AS BEER FLOWS IN, THE REPEAL FIGHT GROWS" with subhead, related photo and map. (see) This was the Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation on April 7. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment. Complete section 8 only with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:29

$117.00
160943

AMERICAN EMBARGO ACT James Madison & British Ships War of 1812 Salem Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211122942

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SALEM GAZETTE, Massachusetts, April 7, 1812 Page 3 has an atypically large head: "Another EMBARGO" and a brief report confirming the imposition of another embargo. Says the message reached Boston in 76 hours from Washington. Originally a 60-day embargo that was proposed by President Madison, it was changed to a 90-day embargo by moderate members of Congress who believed a peaceful settlement with Great Britain was still possible. The embargo was especially unpopular in New England (and in some Southern states) where shipping was an important industry. In addition to opposing the commercial restrictions created by the embargo, the New England states also opposed war with Great Britain, eve... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:27

$62.00
160942

BATTLE & CAPTURE OF QUEBEC Canada James Wolfe French & Indian War 1759 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211121801

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Oct. 20, 1759 * Battle & capture of Quebec, Canada * French and Indian War * General James Wolfe Page 6 has the: "Abridgment of the Placart Published by Gen. Wolfe...on His Arrival in the River St. Lawrence, 1759" containing in part: "The King justly exasperated against France, has set on foot a considerable armament by land and sea, to bring down the naughtiness of that Crown... The Canadians cannot be ignorant of their situation... The utmost exertion of their valour will be entirely useless, and will only serve to deprive them of their advantages that they might enjoy by their neutrality... they will only have their own selves to blame when they shall groa... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:25

$270.00
160941

(3) Presidents JAMES MONROE William Henry Harrison JAMES MADISON 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211120696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 8, 1814 Inside has: "General Smyth's Petition" "The Embargo Question" "To Independence"; letters signed in type by James Monroe and James Madison. There are also 7 pages under the heading: "Events of the War". Among its subheads & reports are: "The Enemy" "The Friends of Peace" "From General Proctor to General Harrison"; a very lengthy letter: "From General Harrison to General Vincent" signed in type: Wm. H. Harrison; plus so much more on the War of 1812. Complete in 16 pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, great condition. This small size newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for national political news of the first half of the19th century. As noted in Wi... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:24

$29.00
160938

BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND New York & Patrick Henry Revolutionary War 1776 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973665142

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, Oct., 1776 * Battle of Long Island * Revolutionary War * Patrick Henry This issue is filled with a great wealth of notable content concerning the Revolutionary War, however the prime piece here is the nice foldout map titled: "Sketch of the Country Illustrating the late Engagement in Long Island". The map measures 9 by 13 inches & shows the region from Amboy in New Jersey to "Hamsted Plains" and a bit beyond, and north to West Chester & New Rochelle. Points of interest on the map include New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Jamaica, "Flat Bush", New York, Harlem & Flushing. Also shown on the map are Bergen Point, Staten Island Oyster Bay, Governor's Island, King's Bridge & ... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:18

$535.00
160937

BATTLES OF LEXINGTON & CONCORD Revolutionary War Begins BOSTON MAP 1775 Magazine


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, June, 1775 * Battle of Lexington & Concord * Revolutionary War beginning * Rare map of Boston, Massachusetts Certainly a prime feature of this issue is the very nice foldout map headed: "A Map of 100 Miles Round Boston" showing just that with much detail (see). This map measures about 9 1/2 by 10 1/2 inches, with a bit of toning and small bit oftypical ink off-setting from having been folded against itself for 240 years. Otherwise the map is in great condition. Inside contains a nice, detailed and historic account of the Battle of Lexington & Concord, prefaced with: "In our last magazine we gave an imperfect account of a skirmish that happened between ... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:17

$460.00
160936

BATTLES OF LEXINGTON & CONCORD Revolutionary War Begin MINUTEMEN 1775 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211113734

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 20, 1775 * Battle of Lexington & Concord * Revolutionary War beginning * Rare mention of minutemen The back page has a letter which describes the first shots of the Revolutionary War as the British marched from Boston towards Concord to destroy a colonial arms depot. Text includes: "...the late engagement between the King's troops and the provincials, a brigade of about 850 or 900 men marched from Boston on the night after the 18th of April..." Along the way the British encountered (in Lexington) about: "...30 or 40 minute men, as they were called...". There is some confusion as to who fired first, but as the letter suggests, it was most likely the Briti... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:16

$675.00
160935

Historic MORMON CHURCH Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints CREATION 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211113058

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 16, 1831 * Formation of the Mormon Church * Historic issue Inside has a fine and very early account of the formation of the Mormon church, headed: "Mormonism". The bias against the Mormons is revealed in the report, which includes: "...certain knaves, pretending to have some holy writings hidden under a stone in Ontario county...started a new religion! The leaders make bold pretensions and assert a gift to work miracles ....Their great prophet Jo, has selected a part of Geanuga Co., Ohio, and pronounced it to be the promised land....The chiefs of those people... exempt themselves from labor...probably, the grand object for which they have est... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:14

$370.00
160934

Rare 18th Century Post Revolutionary War OXFORD England 1787 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372211111390

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: OLLA PODRIDA, Oxford, England, April 14, 1787 * Rare title Although having a Spanish name (translates to "any miscellaneous collector or assortment") this newspaper is in English. The content is essentially a lengthy editorial on a topic, this issue dealing with "knowledge of the world". Complete in six pages, 7 1/4 by 11 3/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:12

$28.00
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