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164720

ALICEVILLE ALABAMA Pickens County F3 TORNADO Disaster 1938 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342352539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1938 * Aliceville, Alabama tornado * Pickens County disaster The top of page 20 has a one column heading: "TORNADO KILLS TEN AT ALICEVILLE, ALA." with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the F3 tornado disaster at Aliceville, Alabama. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:55

$37.00
164719

Great 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT "Double Play" Harper's Weekly 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342352037

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 8, 1886 * Great 19th century baseball print The full ftpg. shows: "Some Setters & Pointers at the Dog Show" with a related article inside. Other prints include: "The Canoe Exhibition", a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Root Of The Matter"; a doublepage centerfold of: "Trinity Church, Boston"; and a full page: "Unveiling the Statue of Senator Hill at Atlanta". But the prime print is certainly the terrific & very displayable full page captioned: "A Double Play--First League Game, New York Against Boston, April 29" which shows a game in progress, showing the entire infield and a play about to be made on a runner at second base (see). This is one of the better... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:54

$275.00
164718

Martin Niemöller Anti-Nazi Lutheran Pastor First They Came ARREST 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342351756

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1938 * Reverend Martin Niemöller rearrested * Ant-Nazi theologian and Lutheran pastor * Famous "First they came..." statement fame Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Niemoeller Freed in Reich, Then Rearrested; Is Seized After Conviction at Sedition Trial" First report coverage on anti-Nazi theologian, Reverend Martin Niemöller, freed then rearrested. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & line... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:53

$39.00
164717

LOCH NESS MONSTER Nessie Monster Scotland Lake HUNTED 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342351029

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1938 * Loch Ness Monster hunted * Nessie mystery widens Certainly one of the more notable monster or creature searches in recent times is the Loch Ness Monster. Debate continues as to its existence. The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "TRAIL OF 'MONSTER' SEEN IN SCOTLAND" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning, some archival mending at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:52

$40.00
164716

SU LIN Ruth Harkness 1st Giant Panda Brookfield Zoo DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342350521

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1938 * Su Lin death - giant panda * Ruth Elizabeth Harkness * Brookfield Zoo - Chicago Page 17 has a one column heading: "PANDA, PET OF ZOO, IS DEAD IN CHICAGO" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Su Lin, the first giant panda kept outside of China. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:52

$37.00
164715

ADOLPH HITLER Very 1st Speech (Radio) as Chancellor of Germany 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068770931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1933 * Early Adolph Hitler * Very 1st speech as Chancellor (radio) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HITLER WINS DISSOLUTION OF REICHSTAG; URGES NATION TO END ITS HUMILIATION' AT POLLS MARCH 5; HAS 4-YEAR PLANS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, Light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along the spine, small address stamp within masthead, small ink spot along last column, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: In his first speech as Chancellor of Germany, Adolf Hitler addressed the Reichstag and was broadcast nationwide on the radio. He... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:50

$42.00
164714

GREY OWL Archibald Belaney Environmental Conservationist DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068769665

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1938 * Grey Owl death w/ photo * Archibald Belaney * Famed conservationist The top of page 23 has a photo of Archibald Belaney and a one column heading: "GREY OWL, WORKER FOR CONSERVATION" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Grey Owl, widely known for Environmental conservation. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:49

$38.00
164713

JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees CONSECUTIVE HITS Game Record in 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068769313

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio breaks Yankees record * Consecutive games with a hit (30) * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 26) has a five column headline: "White Sox Snap Yankees' String at Eight Triumphs" with subheads that include: "DIMMAGIO'S STREAK REACHES 30 GAMES" "Joe's Lucky Hit Sets All-Time Mark for Yanks, Who Lose to White Sox, 8-7" and more with box scores. (see) First report coverage of New York Yankees star Joe DiMaggio breaking the record for most consecutive games with hit for a Yankee player. This was also during the time when he finally finished with a record of 56 games. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:48

$52.00
164712

GEORGE BIRD GRINNELL Anthropologist Naturalist Conservation DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068763310

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 12, 1938 * George Bird Grinnell death (1st report) * Anthropologist - historian - naturalist The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "DR. G. B. GRINNELL, NATURALIST, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:40

$37.00
164711

AUSTRIAN ANSCHLUSS REFERENDUM German Election Adolph Hitler Photo 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342328689

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1938 * Austrian Anschluss referendum * Adolph Hitler - German election The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HITLER IS BACKED BY 99.08% OF VOTE IN POLL ON EMPIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of Hitler casting his ballot. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:39

$38.00
165133

MAX FACTOR & Company Cosmetics Make-Up Inventor Founder DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082361461

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1938 * Max Factor Sr. death * Cosmetics - make-up founder The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "MAX FACTOR DEAD; EXPERT IN MAKEUP" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Max Factor Sr., founder of the cosmetics giant Max Factor. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 11:15

$37.00
165132

SHLOMO BEN-YOSEF Jews Jewish Youth Mandatory Palestine EXECUTION 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082339339

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 30, 1938 * Shlomo Ben-Yosef hanging * Revisionist Zionist - Irgun * 1st Jew executed by British * Mandatory Palestine * Jewish - Jews - Judaica The front page has a one column heading: "PALESTINE HANGING PROVOKES CLASHES" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the execution of Shlomo Ben-Yosef. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Shlomo Ben-Yosef was a member of the Revisionist Zionist underground group Irgun. He is most noted for his participation in an April 21, 1938 at... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 10:47

$37.00
165131

COLORADO RIVER Grand Canyon River-Running Norman Nevills Conquers 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082331235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1938 * Norman Nevills - river-running pioneer * Whitewater rafting - river-running pioneer * Conquers Colorado River - Grand Canyon The front page has a one column heading: "NEVILLS CONQUERS COLORADO RIVER" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Norman D. Nevills was a pioneer of commercial river-running in the American Southwest, particularly the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. He led trips including Dr. Elzada Clover and Lois Jotter, the first two women to successfully... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 10:27

$33.00
165130

JACK JUDGE "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" Song of War Fame DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367784180

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 29, 1938 * Jack Judge death - British songwriter * "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" fame * First World War - WWI song of war The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "JACK JUDGE DEAD; WROTE 'TIPPERARY" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Jack Judge, British songwriter who was best remembered for writing the song "It's a Long Wat to Tipperary". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 10:11

$33.00
165129

WALTER CHRYSLER Corporation Automobiles Cars Founder DEATH 1938 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082321506

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1938 * Walter Chrysler death * Chrysler Corporation founder * Automobiles entrepreneur The front page has a one column heading: "WALTER CHRYSLER DIES AT HOME AT 65" with subhead. (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 with all 34 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 09:56

$37.00
165128

ALYMER MAUDE Leo Tolstoy Translator & Biography Writer DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082313773

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 26, 1938 * Alymer Maude death * Leo Tolstoy translator The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "ALYMER MAUDE, 80, TOLSTOY AIDE, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Alymer Maude, English translator of Leo Tolstoy's works. He also wrote Tolstoy's biography. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 09:38

$33.00
165127

THE GREAT REVOLT Arabs Uprising Mandatory Palestine JEWS British 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082298899

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 8, 1938 * "The Great Revolt" - Arabs uprising * Mandatory Palestine - Transjordan The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ARABS CLASH WITH BRITISH ON TRANS-JORDAN BORDER; PALESTINE VIOLENCE GROWS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy report continues inside with related map. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 09:19

$33.00
165126

Aviator HOWARD HUGHES Famous Airplane Flight Around the World 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367699805

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World The top of the front page has two column headings: "Hughes Lands in Moscow; Flew to Paris In 161/2 Hours" "Keeps Up Fast Time on Second Leg of Round-the-World Flight--Repairs Delay Plane Eight Hours in France" with more on pages 2 & 3 which includes two photos and related map. 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, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 09:02

$39.99
165125

"THE SHADOW" Sinister Figure w/ Orson Welles RADIO Program Voice 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082290251

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, August 14, 1938 * "The Shadow" * Orson Welles to quit voice of The back page of this section has two column headings: "'THE SHADOW TALKS" "Dropping the Role of Sinister Figure; Mr. Welles Turns to a New Art Form". (see) Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:55

$34.99
165124

SUFI ABDUL HAMID African American Islamic "Harlem Hitler" KILLED 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367689702

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1938 * Sufi Abdul Hamid killed * African-American Islam convert * Anti-Semitism - "Harlem Hitler" The front page has a one column heading: "PLANE CRASH FATAL TO 'HARLEM HITLER'" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of Hamid. Nice to have in this famous NYC Publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition, a little spine residue from disbinding, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:44

$33.00
165123

WAR ADMIRAL Horse Racing Wins Saratoga Breeders' Cup Handicap 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392082279895

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 31, 1938 * War Admiral wins - horse racing * Saratoga Breeders' Cup Handicap The top of the front page of this section has a one column heading: "WAR ADMIRAL, 7-10, JUST LASTS TO BEAT ESPOSA BY A NECK" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on War Admiral winning the Saratoga Breeders' Cup Handicap in New York. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:33

$33.00
165122

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Airplane Flight WELCOME HOME Photos 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367677607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1938. * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? * Welcome home - New York Harbor The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CORRIGAN ACCLAIMED HERE IN NOISY HARBOR GREETING; GETS CITY WELCOME TODAY" with subheads. (see) Page 3 has a banner headline: "New York Welcomes Corrigan as He Returns, by Ship, From 'California' Flight" with nice pictorial. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 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 & sturd... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:21

$37.00
165121

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Transatlantic Ocean Airplane Flight 1938 NY Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367669701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1938. * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? * Very early report The front page has a one column heading: "PILOT OF OLD PLANE WINGS TOWARD SEA" with subhead. (see) Article continues on page 2 with photo. First report coverage on Douglas Corrigan's famous flight from New York City to Ireland. A very early report here as his location was not yet realized. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy ... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 08:08

$37.00
165120

DOUGLAS HYDE Becomes 1st First President of IRELAND Inauguration 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367663192

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1938 * Douglas Hyde - An Craoibhín Aoibhinn * Becomes 1st president of Ireland - inauguration The front page has a one column heading: "HYDE INAUGURATED AS IRISH PRESIDENT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Douglas Hyde becoming the first president of Ireland. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 07:58

$39.99
164698

MOVING PICTURES Radio Movie Sent Through the Air for 1ST TIME 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068144529

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1928 * 1st moving pictures sent through air * Golden Age of Radio - movies The front page has a one column heading: "FIRST RADIO MOVIE IS SENT TWO MILES" with subheads. (see) Text begins with: "For the first time in history, moving pictures were transmitted through the air today" Coverage continues inside with related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:23

$42.00
164697

Best NO WAY OUT Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068143518

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 14, 1987 * Best "No Way Out" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Political thriller film - Kevin Costner A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "No Way Out" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, w... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:23

$67.00
164696

IZZY EINSTEIN United States Prohibition Speakeasy Agent DEATH 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341300793

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 18, 1938 * Izzy Einstein death (1st report) * U.S. Prohibition officer - agent The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "IZZY EINSTEIN DIES; NOTED DRY SLEUTH" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Isidor "Izzy" Einstein was an United States federal police officer, agent of the U.S. Prohibition Unit, who achieved the most number of arrests and convictions during the first years of the alcohol prohibition era (1920&ndash... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:22

$37.00
164695

GEORGE ELLERY HALE Solar Astronomer Sunspots - Telescopes DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341299890

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1938 * George Ellery Hale death (1st report) * Solar astronomer - magnetic fields - sunspots The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "DR. GEORGE E. HALE, ASTRONOMER, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: George Ellery Hale was an American solar astronomer, best known for his discovery of magnetic fields in sunspots, and as the leader or key figure in the planning or construction of several world-leading teles... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:20

$37.00
164694

AHMED IZZET PASHA Ottoman Empire Grand Vizier & WWI General DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068141309

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1937 * Ahmed Izzet Pasha death * World War I general * Ottoman Empire Grand Vizier The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "IZZET PASHA DIES; EX-GRAND VIZIER" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:19

$44.00
164693

PANCHO VILLA Mexican Revolution Guerrilla Leader CAPTURED ? 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341298560

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHICAGO HERALD, January 21, 1916 * Pancho Villa captured & to be executed ? * Pre Columbus, New Mexico raid A nice issue on famed Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa with a banner headline announcing: "VILLA CAPTURED; WILL BE SHOT" with related subheads and a photo headed: "General Villa, Captured and Facing Death". I cannot find anything online that suggests he was captured at this time, making this a false report. Still a great headline for display. Ten pages, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:18

$57.00
164692

GERALD FORD Sworn In as United States President & NIXON Leaves 1974 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068140164

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, NY, August 10, 1974 * Gerald Ford is sworn in as President * The Watergate nightmare is over! The front page has the three-line banner heading: "FORD SWORN IN AS PRESIDENT; ASSERTS 'NIGHTMARE IS OVER' - Nixon Bids an Emotional Farewell to Washington", with multiple photos. Additional photos and coverage is found on inside pages. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. This is a front section only with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:17

$47.00
164691

WAR ADMIRAL Horse Racing Wins at Hialeah Park Race Track Florida 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341297667

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, February 20, 1938 * War Admiral's 1st win as a 4 year old * Hialeah Park Race Track - Florida The top of the front page of this section has a one column heading: "WAR ADMIRAL WINS IN DEBUT FOR 1938; PICCOLO, 35-1, FIRST" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on War Admiral winning his 1st race as a four year old at Hialeah Park Race Track in Florida. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:16

$37.00
164690

Very Early LONDON GAZETTE 17th Century 1666 England Newspaper w/ GREAT PLAGUE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341297227

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, June 21, 1666 * Earliest of newspapers to be had * 500 Negro slaves killed in battle * Report on the great plague (rare) The issue is filled with various reports from throughout Europe, much of it military reporting. The back page includes a report noting in part: "...from the Barbados...differing in their accounts of some particulars, affirm in the generall, that on the 23 of Aprill last, the Lord Willougby, Governor of the Caribee Islands...take aboard them 700 souldiers & to carry them to St. Christophers for the assistance of the English colony who had some apprehensions of the French design upon them...they calling at Antego...the inhabitants informed them... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:15

$255.00
164689

HEINRICH HIMMLER Gestapo Chief of Police & Holocaust Architect 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341294901

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 14, 1939 * Heinrich Himmler - Gestapo chief of police * Prague, Czechoslovakia visit The front page has a one column heading: "CHIEF PF GESTAPO ARRIVES IN PRAGUE; UNREST CONTINUES" with subheads. (see) lengthy text continues inside. Just a few months before the outbreak of World War II. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:12

$38.00
165119

JOHN WILLIAM WARD Famous Gotham Hotel SUICIDE JUMP 1938 New York City Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392081861828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1938 * John William Ward suicide jump * Gotham Hotel in Manhattan The top of the front page has a two column headline: "YOUTH 11 HOURS ON LEDGE LEAPS 117 FLOORS TO DEATH AS THOUSANDS WATCH HIM" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 3 with 3 related photos. First report coverage on John William Ward's suicide jump from he 17th floor of the Gotham Hotel in Manhattan. The 1951 motion picture "Fourteen Hours" was based on the events of that day. Great to have in the famous NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:09

$37.00
165118

EIGER MOUNTAIN North Face Climbed for 1st Time Bermese Alps 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392081853909

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1938 * North face of Eiger Mountain * Bernese Alps - mountain range * Climbed for the very 1st time The front page has a one column heading: "CLIMBERS CONQUER DREAD EIGER PEAK" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the 1st time the North face of Eiger Mountain was climbed. 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 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: It was first climbed on July 24, 1938 by Andreas Heckmair, Ludwig Vörg, Heinrich Harrer and Fritz Kasparek, a German–Austrian group. The group had originall... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 14:51

$33.00
165117

SHORT MAYO COMPOSITE 1st Piggyback Transatlantic Airplanes Flight 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392081844664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1938 * Short Mayo Composite airplanes * Piggyback seaplane/flying boat combination * First transatlantic flight The top of the front page has a two column headline: "'Pickaback' Plane Spans Atlantic After Take-Off From Bigger Craft" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the first transatlantic flight for the a piggyback seaplane/flying boat combination named Short Mayo Composite. Article continues inside with a few related photos. and map. 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 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 14:32

$33.00
165116

DON BUDGE Wins Wimbledon Men's Singles Championship TENNIS Title 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392081829700

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1938 * Don Budge wins Wimbledon * Men's singles tennis title The sport's section (page 7) has a four column headline: "Wimbledon Title Retained by Budge" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on American tennis player, Don Budge, winning his second and last Wimbledon singles title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends July 19, 2018 14:07

$33.00
165115

HENRY FORD "Grand Cross of the German Eagle" from Adolph Hitler 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392081824170

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 31, 1938 * Henry Ford's 75th birthday celebration * Receives "Grand Cross of the German Eagle" * Adolph Hitler - Nazis - Third Reich The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Ford, at 75, looks to 'Going Ahead'; Huge Parties Given Him in Detroit" with subhead. (see) First report coverage of Henry Ford's 75th birthday celebration in which he received the Grand Cross of the German Eagle from Nazi officials. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 13:54

$33.00
165114

JENNY KAMMERSGAARD Danish Denmark Girl Swimmer Swims Baltic Sea 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372366741915

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30, 1938 * Jenny Kammersgaard swims Baltic Sea * Swimming - Danish girl - Denmark The top of page 15 has a two column heading: "Danish Girl, 19, Swims Baltic Sea, 37 Miles in 40 Hours 9 Minutes" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 13:40

$33.00
165113

HARVARD-YALE REGATTA Boat Race Rowing Thames River New London CT 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372366733153

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1938 * Harvard-Yale Regatta boat race * Rowing races - Thames River The sport's section page (9) has a banner headline: "50,000 Watch Harvard Oarsmen Register First Sweep Over Yale Since 1916" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy reporting. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 13:26

$34.99
165112

BATTLE OF LAKE KHASAN Changkufeng Incident Japan & Russia ENDS 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392081750002

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 11, 1938 * Battle of Lake Khasan ends * Changkufeng Incident - Russia * Manchukuo (Empire of Japan) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "RUSSIA AND JAPAN IN TRUCE, HOLD LINES NOW OCCUPIED; AGREE TO DELIMIT BORDER" 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 with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 12:02

$33.00
165111

LEO FROBENIUS Ethnography - African History - Archaeologist DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372366661535

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1938 * Leo Frobenius death (1st report) * Ethnologist, archaeologist, African history The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "LEO FROBENIUS, 65, EXPLORER, IS DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 11:51

$33.00
165110

CHARLESTON SC South Carolina CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Old Southern Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392081656202

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Nov. 22, 1861 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. Among the front page items are: "From Richmond--Confederate Congress--Latest Northern News" "From Nashville", "From Memphis...Address to Sister States on the Threatened Invasion", "From Knoxville, Tennessee..." "From Montgomery" "Latest From Arkansas" "The Battle Of Port Royal" which is the official report of General Sherman, signed by him in type: T. W. Sherman (sic), followed by: "General Sherman's Proclamation To The People of South Carolina also signed by him; "Dismounting Guns" "The Capture of ou... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 08:14

$94.99
165109

Rare CONFEDERATE Jackson MS Civil War 1863 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Auction Item # 372366442684

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 31, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. Note that the city of publication, "Jackson", is noted near the top of page 2. The front page has much on the war including: "Federal Reports from Port Hudson" "From Washington" "Congressional Proceedings" from Richmond; "Federal Officers in Tennessee" "Federal Reports From Mobile" "Answer to a Yankee General's Remonstrance" "Letter from Lincoln to McClellan" which is signed in type: A. Lincoln; "A Daring Adventure of the War" "Finances of the Confederate States" and other items. The back page... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 08:11

$159.99
164680

BABE RUTH Breaks 1st Home Run BASEBALL Record Boston Red Sox 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067474732

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 9, 1919 * Babe Ruth's very 1st home run record * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball The sports page (pg. 20) has a banner headline announcing: "Yanks Lose Twice And See Record Broken When Babe Ruth Gets His 26th Home Run" plus first column heads: "Ruth Knocks Out His 26th Homer" "Red Sox Pitcher, the Sensation of Baseball History, Makes New Record" "Lowers 20 Year Old Mark" "Buck Freeman's String of 25 Circuit Clouts Had Held Since 1899" and a bit more. A very significant sports issue as this first record-breaker for Babe Ruth thrust him into national prominence in the sports world, where he would remain. And interesting that he accomplished this as a member of the Bosto... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:47

$175.00
164679

MARIAN ANDERSON Black Singer Lincoln Memorial Concert Fame DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067474368

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 9, 1993 * Marian Anderson death * African American Contralto * Lincoln Memorial concert fame The bottom of the front page has a report headed: "Trailblazing Contralto Marian Anderson Dies" with subhead: "The Black Singer Overcame Prejudice to Gain Worldwide Acclaim for Her Concert Hall Artistry". Included is a photo of her from 1939. The article carries over to page 36 with much detail on her life and a photo of her from 1990. Marian Anderson was an African-American contralto and one of the most celebrated singers of the twentieth century. The issue includes all of sections A, B, C, D, E, & F. Very nice, clean condition.

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:47

$78.00
164678

DOC MIDDLETON Outlaw & Horse Thief James M. Riley BIOGRAPHY 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067474012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 11, 1879 * Doc Middleton described * James M. Riley - David C. * Outlaw & horse thief The top of page 2 has an interesting & lengthy article headed: "MIDDLETON, THE OUTLAW" "Something About The Bandit of the Niobrara" "How He Became A Robber & A Murderer--Incidents In His Career". The article takes three-quarters of a column with much on his notorious life and "career". He also went by many aliases including James Riley, David Middleton, Texas Jack, Jack Lyons, Gold-Tooth Jack, and Gold-Tooth Charley. Doc Middleton was an outlaw and horse thief whose exploits of stealing perhaps 2,000 horses over a two-year period earned a spot in the Wild West Show. Eight pages, ve... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:46

$58.00
164677

SNOW WHITE and the Seven Dwarfs Walt Disney Opening Day REVIEW 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372340308338

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LIBERTY magazine, New York, February 12, 1938 * Snow White and the seven dwarfs * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review The color cover features a young lady ready to go skiing. Inside includes a review of the Walt Disney's new animated movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" receiving a four-star rating. This was Disney's first full-length animated movie mentioning: "This is Walt Disney's dream come true. For years he has hoped to make a feature-length film, a wholly animated production without human actors... Snow White is something brand-new under the Hollywood sun...". Also inside: "What Was Wrong with the Lindbergh Case? The Crime - The Case - The Challenge"... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:45

$54.00
164676

CITIZEN KANE Orson Wells Movie Film Opeing Premier REVIEW 1941 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067473356

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LIBERTY magazine, New York, May 24, 1941 * Original "Citizen Kane" review * Movie film opening premiere The color cover is a photo of a young lady sailing. Inside has a review of the movie "Citizen Kane" receiving a four-star rating. This was Orson Welles' first movie that he co-wrote, produced, directed and starred in. Also inside: "Is America in the War? - A Startling 'Yes' and a Grim Look to the Future" written by George Bernard Shaw. Complete in 68 pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/4 inches, bit of disbinding evidence at the blank spine, very nice condition

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:45

$39.00
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