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164054

OPERATION MARKET GARDEN Allied Airborne Paratroopers Raid 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372313055772

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1944 * Operation Market Garden * Post D-Day Europe aerial invasion * World War II - WWII The front page has a banner headline: "BRITISH NEAR RHINE IN 37-MILE SWEEP NORTH AFTER AIR ARMY JOINS IN CAPTURING EINDHOVEN" with subheads and related photo. (see) More on page 3. Coverage on the great paratrooper raid in the Netherlands. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing th... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:34

$45.00
164053

ELIZABETH BACON CUSTER George Armstrong's Widow WILLS War Relics 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049363589

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1933 * Elizabeth Bacon Custer's will filed * General George Armstrong Custer widow The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "RELICS OF CUSTER WILLED BY WIDOW" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:33

$46.00
164052

KING TUT TUTANKHAMUN Pharaoh TOMB ENTRANCE Howard Carter Found 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049363224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1922 * Discovery of King Tutankhamun's tomb (1st report) * Egyptian Pharaoh - Howard Carter A very significant report heads one of the front pages columns: "GEM-STUDDED RELICS IN EGYPTIAN TOMB AMAZE EXPLORERS" with subheads: "Art Treasures Fill 2 Sealed Antechambers, Reached Through Blocked Passages" "Gilt Statues And Beds" "Portraits and Hunting Scenes Painted on Funeral Paraphernalia of Tutankhamen" "One Room Yet Unopened" This is Thought to Contain Mummy of a Monarch Who Ruled 3,270 Years Ago". This was the historic discovery of King Tut's tomb by British archaeologist Howard Carter. The article takes three-quarters of a ftpg. column and concludes on page 2... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:32

$310.00
164051

30th President of United States CALVIN COOLIDGE BURIAL 1st Report 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049362661

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 8, 1933 * President Calvin Coolidge death - burial The front page has a four column headline: "COOLIDGE BURIED WITH HIS ANCESTORS ON RAIN-DRENCHED VERMONT HILLSIDE; HOOVER AND NATION PAY LAST TRIBUNE" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside with related photos. Loads of text. 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 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:31

$42.00
164050

SS NORMANDIE French Ocean Liner Breaks Own Record Blue Riband 1937 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392049362281

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1937 * Cunard liner SS Normandie * Breaks own speed record * Blue Riband - Atlantic Ocean The front page has a two column heading: "Normandie Tops Own Atlantic Speed Mark; Makes Eastward Crossing at 31.20 Knots". (see) First report coverage on the SS Normandie breaking it's own speed record for crossing the Atlantic Ocean . Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 wh... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2018 15:31

$37.00
164047

SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR ENDS Spain Paris Peace Treaty Signed 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048635639

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SEMI-WEEKLY GAZETTE & BULLETIN, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, Dec. 13, 1898 * Spanish-American War ends * Peace treaty signed in Paris Page 4 has column heads at the top: "PEACE TREATY IS SIGNED" "Negotiations at Paris Concluded at Last" "A Scene For A Painter" "Signatures Attached to the Great Document" "Spaniards Are Much Cast Down" and further subheads (see). This was the historic treaty which ended the Spanish-American War. A significant issue for a collection of American war reports. Eight pages, bit close-trimmed at the bottom half of the right margin not affecting the noted content, lightly browned, irregular at the spine. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:14

$114.00
164046

Rare BUFFALO BILL Cody INTERVIEW Woodland Yolo County CA 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048634943

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WOODLAND DAILY DEMOCRAT, Yolo County, California, Nov. 6, 1878 * Rare Old West title * Buffalo Bill interview About two-thirds of a front page column are headed: "Buffalo Bill's Account of Himself" with the article relaying an interview with him beginning: "Buffalo Bill is probably more widely known than any other so-called desperado in the country..." with more (see) and ends with: "...Mr. Cody is nearly seven feet high. He still retains his long hair...On his shirt front he wears a nugget of gold, studded with diamonds, and shaped like the head of a buffalo." Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition. Rare to find such interview articles on Buffalo Bill.

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:12

$127.00
164045

(2) PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON Letter Responses 1791 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048634599

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, June 16, 1791 * President George Washington Pages 2 and 3 contains two address to the President of the United States, with his response to each, both signed by him in type: George Washington (see). Much other news of the day and a great wealth of ads as well. Four pages, folio size, truly excellent condition.

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:12

$79.00
164044

Great 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT Ball or Strike Harper's Weekly 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372312149059

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, July 28, 1888 * Great baseball print The front page of this issue has one of the best 19th century baseball prints to be found, which shows a batter, catcher & umpire and is captioned: "A Ball Or A Strike--Which?" drawn by T. de Thurstrup. There are also many other prints within this issue including a fullpg: "View of Town & Country in Honduras'", a halfpg: '"Shipping Watermelons by Rail from Atlanta, Georgia" & fullpg: "Immigrants Waiting to be distributed in the Coal Regions of Penna." The Supplement issue has a great doublepage centerfold: "City of Rochester & Its Notable Buildings" and includes a great view of the city. More. Sixteen pages, bit of extremel... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:11

$229.00
164042

NEWNAN GA Georgia NEGRO Lynching ELIJAH STRICKLAND Hanging 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048633192

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 25, 1899 * Newnan, Georgia * Elijah Strickland lynching * Alfred Cranford murder Page 3 has a one column heading: "LYNCHINGS IN GEORGIA" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the severe lynching of Negro preacher, Elijah Strickland, at Newnan, Georgia. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear and chipping, must be handled with care.

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:08

$39.00
164041

LOUIS BLAUSTEIN American Oil Company AMOCO Founder DEATH w/ Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048631183

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1937 * Louis Blaustein death (1st report) * American Oil Company (AMOCO) founder The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "LOUIS BLAUSTEIN, OIL LEADER, 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.

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:04

$37.00
164040

JOSEPH LEE Founder of the Playground Movement Recreation DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048630868

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 29, 1937 * Joseph Lee death (1st report) * "Founder of the playground movement" The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "JOSEPH LEE, EXPERT IN RECREATION, DIES" 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.

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:04

$37.00
164038

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048629856

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY PACQUET OF ADVICE FROM ROME: OR, THE HISTORY OF POPERY, London, June 13, 1679 * Newspaper from the 17th century * Rare variant title An unusual anti-Catholic newspaper which has a short life before being suppressed. Attached at the back is a single sheet headed: "The Popish Courant". The focus of this issue is the topic: "That the Primitive Church in the first 100 Years after Christ taught & Maintain'd the same Doctrine that the Reformed Church does now." Complete in 8 pages, 5 1/2 by 7 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:02

$38.00
164036

Rare 1777 CONTINENTAL John Dunlap PENSYLVANIA Paper Money Currency Three Pence


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048628846

Colonial currency: Pennsylvania, three pence note dated April 10, 1777. A decorative border plus an engraving of the Penna. coat-of-arms along with the text. The reverse has: "To counterfeit is DEATH" along with "Three Pence, Philadelphia, printed by John Dunlap" and the year 1777. John Dunlap was also the printer of the Declaration of Independence. One signature, measures 2 1/4 by 2 3/4 inches, minor rubbing, generally good condition.

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Ends June 20, 2018 15:00

$173.00
164035

JOHN BROWN Slaves Insurrection Pre Execution 1859 Old New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048628592

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 25, 1859 * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia * Fights to reverse execution sentence Over half of page 3 is taken up with reports on the trial of John Brown for his raid at Harper's Ferry, with first column heads: "John Brown's Writ of Error" "His Petition to the Court of Appeals of Virginia--Unanimous Decision of the Court Refusing the Prayer" which concerns his wish for his death sentence to be reviewed & overturned. Eight pages, minor binding slits at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2018 14:59

$29.00
164034

The Great STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH OF 1929 in a New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048625829

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 25, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Great to have in this title Of the several dates of the prestigious TIMES which reported the Stock Market Crash in late October this may well be the most desired, reporting on the infamous "Black Thursday" on Wall Street which would forever change society & beginning the Great Depression. The famous front page headline reads: "WORST STOCK CRASH STEMMED BY BANKS; 12,894,650 SHARE DAY SWAPS MARKET; LEADERS CONFER, FIND CONDITIONS SOUND". There are related subheads as well reading: "Losses Recovered In Part" "Upward Trend Starts With 200,000 Share Order for Steel" "Tickers Lag Four Hours" "Tho... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2018 14:52

$4,200.00
164033

BOOKER T. WASHINGTON 1st African American Stamp Issued PHILATELIC 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372312132053

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1940 * Booker T. Washington * First African-American on a postage stamp * Philatelic, stamp collecting interest Page 21 has a report announcing what would be the first African-American to appear on a United States postage stamp, the article is headed: "Farley Sells First. B. T. Washington Stamp And Lauds 'Negro Moses' at Tuskegee." (see) The dateline of the article (see) is April 7, and history notes that it was on April 7, 1940 that this stamp was first issued, as part of the "Famous Americans" series. 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 advertiseme... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2018 14:51

$52.00
164032

BABE RUTH & New York Yankees Opening Day Baseball Game HR PHOTO 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048625146

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1932 * New York Yankees opening day game * Babe Ruth's famous HR swing photo * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 13) has a banner headline: "Ruth and Byrd Hit Two Homers Apiece as Yanks Defeat Athletics in Opener" with subheads, box scores and 2 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth's famous swing of the bat. This was the opening day game for the 1932 baseball season. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given ... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2018 14:51

$55.00
164028

WILLIAM GILLETTE Actor Playwright Stage Manager DEATH w/ Photos 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048621207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1937 * William Gillette death * American actor-manager * Sherlock Holmes Page 21 has a one column heading: "WILLIAM GILLETTE, ACTOR, DEAD AT 81" with subheads and four related photo. First report coverage on the death of William Gillette, American actor-manager, playwright and stage manager. He was best remembered for portraying Sherlock Holmes. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2018 14:43

$44.00
164027

Best SPIDER-MAN Superhero Film Movie Opening Day AD Review 2002 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372312126698

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 3, 2002 * Best "Spider-Man" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Superhero - Toby Maguire - James Franco A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Spider-Man" 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 June 20, 2018 14:42

$88.00
164003

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR Tory Title 1776 Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372311871543

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER, Philadelphia, Feb. 10, 1776 * Great year to have (1776) The front page has a "Six Pounds Reward" for four men who deserted the military, with details, plus a lengthy "Ten Pounds Reward" ad for 2 runaway indentured servants. Page 2 has a report from Williamsburg noting that: "...near a hundred of the enemy landed at Norfolk, from the men of war, under a heavy firing of canon...They had set 3 houses on fire but were soon forced to retire....Three of our men were killed by cannon shot...". This is followed by a report from Cambridge of a military encounter. Page 3 has an item from New York noting: "The town is in the greatest confusion. The Congress have recommended fo... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2018 08:50

$615.00
163991

Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Hunted in Chicago POST Little Bohemia Lodge 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309736099

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 26, 1934 * Outlaw John Dillinger now in Chicago IL * The city where he would be killed * Post Little Bohemia Lodge shootout The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Trail of the Dillinger Gang Fades As Augmented Forces Press Hunt" 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 46 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 & institu... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:17

$67.00
163990

JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight Boxing Title Tommy Gibbons at Shelby MT 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309735842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., July 5, 1923 * Jack Dempsey vs. Tommy Gibbons * Heavyweight boxing title (1st report) * Shelby, Montana financial flop The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "DEMPSEY KEEPS HEAVYWEIGHT CROWN" with subheads and photo. (see) Great for display. Round by round coverage inside. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, small library label in the masthead, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: The aftermath was worse than the fight for Shelby: a large arena, the size of a football field, had been built. Since most of Shelby's residents and those of nearby cities could not afford ticket prices set so that the city could ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:17

$77.00
163989

SIEGE OF FORT DONELSON Clarksville TN Tennessee Savannah1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046813425

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 20, 1862 * Siege of Fort Donelson, *Clarksville, Tennessee This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Important From Tennessee" "Evacuation of the Rebel Forts at Clarksville" "Additional Details of the Fight at Fort Donelson" Progress of the Expedition Against Savannah" and more. (see) Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Minor light foxing, nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:16

$33.00
163988

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburg Landing TN & YORKTOWN SIEGE 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046812980

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 18, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee * Siege of Yorktown This genuine newspaper has a wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column front page headlines on the Civil War are: "Important From The South" "The Rebels Still Claiming Victory at Pittsburg" "The Siege Of Yorktown" "Continuous Cannonading on Both Sides" "Mount Jackson Occupied by Union Troops" "Many Prisoners Captured" and more. Complete with all 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:15

$33.00
163987

FIRST BATTLE OF KERNSTOWN Virginia Gen. James Shields 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309734828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 27, 1862 * First Battle of Kernstown, Virginia * Stonewall Jackson & James Shields This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "THE BATTLE IN THE VIRGINIA VALLEY" "Additional Details of General Shields' Victory" "Description of the Battle by Our Correspondent" "Terrible Effect of the Artillery on the Retreating Rebels" "Condition Of Gen. Shields" "IMPORTANT FROM BEAUFORT, N.C." and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to ha... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:15

$33.00
163986

RMS LUSITANIA Sinking Torpedo Sub Attack WWI War Tensions 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046812034

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS PRESS, May 12, 1915 * RMS Lusitania sinking * German torpedo submarine * War tensions grow for U.S. The top of the front page has a two column headline: "U.S. NOTE TO GERMANY TO BE SENT TONIGHT" with subhead. Six pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:14

$38.00
163984

JACKSONVILLE Florida - Beaufort NC & Humansville MO 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046811091

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 31, 1862 * Jacksonville, Florida captured * Beaufort, North Carolina * Humansville, Missouri skirmish This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "News From Gen. Sherman's Division" "Particulars of the Capture of Jacksonville, Fla." "The Town Set on Fire by the Retreating Rebels" "General Burnside in Possession of Beaufort, N.C." "The War In The Southwest" "Defeat of the Rebels in Polk County, Missouri" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:13

$37.00
163983

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS Louisiana LA Ft Jackson 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046810492

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1862. * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * Mississippi River naval engagement * Siege of Yorktown, Virginia This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS" "Desperate Naval Engagement on the Mississippi River" "THE UNION LOSS VERY HEAVY" "Evacuation of the City by the Rebel Forces" "Our Troops in Quiet Possession of New Orleans" "YORKTOWN" "Operations in Front of the Rebel Works" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to r... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:12

$55.00
163982

NEW MADRID MISSOURI Captured - Battle of Island No. 10 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046809953

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 31, 1862 * New Madrid, Missouri captured * Battle of Island Number Ten This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "'NEW MADRID IS OURS'" "Occupation of the Town by Our Forces" "Conflict Between The Gunboats" "Reported Evacuation of Island No. 10" "Our Army At Manassas" "Skirmish with the Rebel Cavalry on the Strasburg Road" and more. Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:11

$33.00
163981

WHITE RIVER MONSTER "Whitey" Newport Arkansas Folklore HUNTED 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309731431

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1937 * White River Monster * Newport, Arkansas folklore The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "'MONSTER' HUNTED BY ARKANSAS DIVER" with subheads that include: "Town of Newport Makes Holiday as Deep Sea Man Seeks River 'Creature'" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:09

$38.00
163980

ATTAKULLAKULLA Little Carpenter Cherokees French and Indian War 1758 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309730116

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 8, 1758 * Attakullakulla - Cherokee leader * French and Indian War Page 6 has most of a column headed: "America" with datelines from New Hork, Charleston, and Winchester, Virginia. Bits include: "...The Little Carpenter is come to town & had his first audience this day; he has brought both scalps and prisoners, & seems well disposed...Several Considerable parties of Catawaba & Cherokee Indians set out...for the northward to join the English in their operations against the French & their Indians." Eight pages, 8 13 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:07

$39.00
163979

Rare TOMBSTONE AZ Pima County Arizona 1880 Old Newspaper w/ Wyatt Earp Mention


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046806722

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY NUGGET, Tombstone, Pima County, Arizona, November 18, 1880 * Gunfight at the O.K. Corral fame * Rare Wyatt Earp mention This may well be the consummate "Old West town" much romanticized in movies and television shows, perhaps most famous for the gunfight at the OK Corral involving Wyatt Earp and the Clanton gang. This rare issue was printed less than a year before this famous gunfight and is replete with advertisements with a distinctively Western theme. Has all ads on the front page, including: "The Arizona Corral", "The Palace Saloon" and "The Crystal Palace" among many others. Page 2 has a large ad for "Shaffer & Lord" described as the "Original Miners and Prospectors Store... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:05

$765.00
163978

Rare CONFEDERATE Fort Sumter Civil War STARTS 1861 Wilmington NC Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309728761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 30, 1861 * Beginning of the Civil War * In a rare Confederate title * Abraham Lincoln blockade Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War began. ... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:04

$133.00
163977

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046805990

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 9, 1864 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run See the bottom of this listing for the fascinating history of this newspaper. Among the front page items are: "From Norfolk "The President's Reception" "The Crisis" "General Polk" "Yankee Works & Pastimes on Skull Creek" plus much reporting from the: "Confederate States Congress". The back page has: "Military Necessity" "The Substitute Law" "Absentees from the Army" "Aiding Deserters" "The Yankee Congress" "From Longstreet's Army" "From the Front" "From Mobile" "Gen. Morgan at Richmond" plus a nice item: "Gen. Morgan to His Soldiers" which is a letter signed by him in type: John H.... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:04

$160.00
163976

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Very Rare CONFEDERATE South 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309727089

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 25, 1864 * VERY RARE A rare title from the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "The American War in England" "Stafford's Louisiana Brigade" "Interesting Letter from Gen'l Beauregard" which includes the text of a form letter he sends to families who had a family member injured in the military, signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard; "The Holcombe Legion Cavalry, S.C. V." There are also various "Telegraphic" reports with subheads: "From East Tennessee" "From Mississippi" "From Virginia" "From the Front" which is at Dalton; "From the North" and more. The back page is mostly taken up with: "Address of Congress to the People of the Confede... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:02

$177.00
163975

Rare BATTLE OF STONES RIVER Jefferson Davis 1863 CONFEDERATE Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046803875

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Jackson, Mississippi, January 3, 1863 * Battle of Stones River - Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Very rare title This newspaper had fascinating history as it was chased around the South--see the information below. The most notable content in the issue is the back page report headed: "The Battle At Murfreesboro" "Confederate Victory Confirmed" "Additional Particulars" which includes a report signed in type by: Braxton Bragg (see). Also on the back page are: "From Vicksburg" "The Future At Vicksburg" "Death of Col. James L. Autry" "Letter From Grenada" "River Warfare" "Proclamation By The President" takes almost an entire column and is si... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 15:00

$285.00
163974

OUTLAW JESSE JAMES Missouri Bandit DEATH Funeral 1882 Memphis TN Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309724993

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY MEMPHIS AVALANCHE, Tennessee, April 7, 1882 * Outlaw Jesse James * Death - funeral * Rare title The top of a middle column on the front page has notable heads: "JESSE JAMES", "The Remains of a Missouri Bandit Lying in State", "Crowds of People Visit the Place to Look at the Body", "The Funeral Services & the Procession to the Grave" with the report taking most of the column. Two subheads note: "The Murderous Ford Boys", "What the Ford Boys Say". See the photos for the great text. Four pages, large folio size, cleanly cut at the spine, some margin tears, small tape mends inside.

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Ends June 17, 2018 14:59

$178.00
163972

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR TITLE from New Haven CT Connecticut 1779 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309723280

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CONNECTICUT JOURNAL, New Haven, Dec. 22, 1779 * American Revolutionary War The ftpg. has a report from London which includes: "...a captain of a regiment was examined...charged with holding a traitorous correspondence with the Americans...". Page 2 has an item noting: "...have an account from New York that 4000 troops lately embarked there, a second time, & were upon the point of sailing for Carolina or Georgia...". Page 3 has a brief item: "...that part of our prisoners in Canada are lately sent off, 'tis said to England; those remaining officers & soldiers are ordered to close confinement. Our enemies begin to doubt the fidelity of the Canadians." The back page has two items fro... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 14:57

$244.00
163970

TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY Movie 2nd Day Showing AD 1991 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309716991

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 4, 1991 * "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" advertisement * 2nd day showing of this science-fiction action classic starring Arnold Schwarzenegger * Best title to be had ? Inside section F has a advertisement for the 2nd day showing of "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" that measures 9 x 9 inches. Great to have from the home of the entertainment industry. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Present are the complete sections 1 and F totaling 50 pages. Great condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 14:45

$62.00
163969

Best TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY Movie 1st Weekend Showing AD 1991 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309716290

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 5, 1991 * "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" advertisement * 1st weekend showing of this science-fiction action classic starring Arnold Schwarzenegger * Best title to be had ? Inside section F has a nice full page advertisement for the 1st weekend (Friday) showing of "Terminator 2: Judgment Day". The film's opening day was two days earlier on Wednesday. Great to have from the home of the entertainment industry. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Present are the complete sections 1 and F totaling 58 pages. Great condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 14:44

$72.00
163967

Best TWISTER Film Movie 1st Week 2nd Friday Poster AD 1996 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046794942

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 17, 1996 * Best "Twister" movie advertisement * 1st week - following Friday * Disaster adventure film - storm chasers A nice issue on the 1st week of the motion picture hit "Twister" 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, we have yet to see su... See More  

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Ends June 17, 2018 14:43

$56.00
163950

KENTUCKY DERBY Horse Racing Win ASSAULT Triple Crown Winner 1943 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372309404527

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 5, 1946 * Assault - horse racing * Kentucky Derby win (1st of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner The front page has a great banner headline that reads: "ASSAULT EASY WINNER IN 72D KENTUCKY DERBY..." with subheads and photo at the bottom of the front page of "Assault" in action. Rarely did the Kentucky Derby receive such front page prominence in newspapers of the day. Assault would go on to win the Triple Crown in 1946. Complete in 72 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 07:24

$94.00
163949

JOE LOUIS Heavyweight Boxing Champion Joins UNITED STATES ARMY 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046580171

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 13, 1942 * Joe Louis joins U.S. Army * Heavyweight Boxing Champion The front page has one column heads: "Joe Louis Due to Don Uniform on Wednesday" above which is a photo of him captioned: "Army Acquires a New Type of Bomber - Joe Louis and W. C. Saunders, Army examination official - The Brown Bomber is fingerprinted, at Fort Jay, L.I.". This is the report of Joe Louis becoming "draft registrant No. 374". Great coverage in his hometown paper. Eighteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 07:23

$67.00
163948

MALCOLM X African American NEGRO Extremist ASSASSINATION 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046579977

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS & OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, Feb. 22, 1965 * Malcolm X assassination (1st report) * Fiery Negro extremist The entire first column of the front page and half a column on the front page is taken up with a report of the assassination of Malcolm X, headed: "Malcolm Is Slain At Rally" with a one column photo of him as well (see) photos. Complete in 26 pages, some minor loss at the bottom portion of the spine margin not close to any text, 6 small binding holes at the blank spine margin, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends June 17, 2018 07:23

$127.00
163946

RUDOLPH VALENTINO Latin Lover Sheik Movie Film Actor DEATH 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372308723518

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penna., Aug. 23, 1926 * Rudolph Valentino death * Latin Lover - The Sheik The top of the ftpg. has two column heads: "RUDOLPH VALENTINO SHEIK OF MOVIE SCREEN DIES ABOUT NOON TODAY" "Moving Picture Actor Had Been Ill For Nearly 8 Days Following An Operation When Pleurisy Set in--Too Weak to Fight Off Disease" with more, including a photo of: "Rudolph Valentino". Sixteen pages, partially loose at the spine, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:53

$79.00
163945

RMS LUSITANIA SINKING Cunard Line Ocean Liner GERMAN Attack 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372308723267

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Penna., May 7, 1915 * RMS Lusitania torpedoed and sunk * All passengers safe ? (early report) The top of the front page has two column heads: "LUSITANIA SUNK OFF IRELAND; PASSENGERS BELIEVE SAFE" plus a subhead: "Torpedoed Cunard Liner Had Aboard 1253 Passengers" and more (see). This report takes two full columns on the ftpg. & carries over to page 12 with a list of passengers. An early first report of this significant maritime tragedy. Interesting as the headline suggests the passengers are all safe. Twenty pages, light toning, some flaking at the margins with minor margin tears, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:52

$158.00
163944

Great & Unusual FDR Franklin D. Roosevelt BROADSIDE Extra Death 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372308722963

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SCIO TRIBUNE--EXTRA !, Linn County, Oregon, April 12, 1945 * Very usual broadside extra * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR death * Great for display The photos tells it all. We have never seen a newspaper with such a dramatic presentation on the front page. The publisher wanted to use larger letters than the width of his newspaper would allow so he set all the type below the masthead sideways: "PRES. ROOSEVELT DIES ! " Terrific broadside (single sheet & printed on one side only), 12 by 18 inches, great condition. A terrific newspaper for display!

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:51

$147.00
163943

LOU GEHRIG Consecutive Baseball Games Streak ENDS New York Yankees1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046192519

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pa., May 3, 1939 * Lou Gehrig's games played streak ends (1st report) * New York Yankees - Major league baseball A very significant issue, as the sports page (pg. 13) has a noteworthy report with one column heads: "Yankees Win With Gehrig, DiMaggio Out" "Lou Now a Bench Warmer After Playing 2,130 Consecutive Ball Games" "Made Several Records". The significant report includes: "Fifteen years of major league campaigning and 2130 consecutive ball games have taken their toll and today the Iron Horse of baseball has grown rusty and creaky in the joints. Gehrig signaled his own passing as a major league star when he asked Joe McCarthy to bench him...". Further on the r... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:51

$149.00
163942

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame vs. Army "Win one for the Gipper" GAME 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046192234

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SCRANTON TIMES, Penna., Nov. 10, 1928 * Army vs. Notre Dame college football * Coach Knute Rockne * 'Win one for the Gipper' fame A great banner headline on the front page: “NOTRE DAME IN TIE AT END OF 3D” with subheads: “ARMY TEAM FIRST TO SCORE; 85,000 FANS AT BATTLE” “Fumble Costs Irish Eleven Chance To Score—Slagle Helps In Crossing Western Line” with smaller subheads. This was the game made famous by Knute Rockne’s “Win one for the Gipper” halftime speech. The front page says it all. A great headline while the game was still being played noting the Irish had come back to tie the game despite being heavy underdogs. Detai... See More  

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Ends June 16, 2018 15:49

$97.00
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