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174097

SURRENDER AT YORKTOWN Lord Charles Cornwallis to George Washington1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392335905675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SALEM GAZETTE, Massachusetts, Feb. 28, 1782 * Lord Charles Cornwallis * General George Washington * Surrender at Yorktown Certainly the most notable content in this issue are the items concerning the surrender of Cornwallis to General Washington at Yorktown, which includes a letter from Cornwallis to Sir Henry Clinton dated at Yorktown 4 days before his surrender which includes: "...the enemy carried my two advanced redoubts on the left by storm...My situation now becomes very critical. We dare not show a gun to their old batteries...in a bad position and with weakened numbers. The safety of the place is therefore so precarious I cannot recommend that the fleet & army should run any risque in endeavouring to save u... See More  

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Ends August 11, 2019 07:55

$533.00
174071

DUMBO Walt Disney MOVIE Opening Day Review & Advertisement 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392333572722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, October 24, 1941 * Dumbo - elephant & mouse * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review On page 27 under 'THE SCREEN IN REVIEW" is a three column headline: "Disney's Cartoon, 'Dumbo,' a Fanciful Delight, at Broadway--'You'll Never Get Rich,' With Astaire and Rita Hayworth, at Music Hall--New Film at Palace" which is the very 1st movie review for this Disney classic the day after the premiere showing in New York City's Broadway theater. Complete text can be viewed in the photos below. The 1st time review also has a two column illustration of Dumbo. On the same page is a 7 x 4 inch theater ad for this movie as well. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Com... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2019 15:08

$97.00
174068

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opeing Day PREMIERE ADVERTISEMENT 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392333560207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, August 16, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz * Opening day advertisement (eve) * Judy Garland and more The back page has an historic advertisement in early film history. See images for a 13 1/2 x 9 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in Boston. This was the day before the opening for this famous movie. Nice graphical appeal with this ad. (see) Boston, along with New York City were one of the first cities to release this film making this ad rare as such. Al on the back page is a photo headed: "The Lady and the Scarecrow" with some text. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, gener... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2019 15:00

$98.00
174029

BENJAMIN WEST History Painter in Rare 18th Century American 1795 Boston Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392332400672

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE, Boston, December, 1795 * History painter Benjamin West The bulk of the issue is taken up with a wide range of eclectic articles as noted in the title/contents page. The issue begins with a detailed article titled: "Some Account of Benjamin West", the famous artist, and which includes a list of his paintings from 1765 thru 1794 (plate of him is lacking). Other articles include: "Observations on Dancing, as an Imitative Art" "Reflections on America" and more. This issue is lacking the back leaf which carried some news of the day. Also lacking the plate called for. Contains 62 of 64 pages, full title/contents page, 5 by 8 1/4 inches, save for the loss of the back leaf in good condition. Ei... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2019 15:13

$32.00
173985

MUTINY ON THE HMS BOUNTY Royal Navy Captain William Bligh 1790 British Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372707143394

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, May, 1790 * Mutiny on the Bounty * Captain William Bligh Near the back of this issue (starting on page 463) is one of the more historic naval report of the 18th century, since romanticized by the famous movie, giving a fine account of the mutiny on board the ship Bounty. The report is headed: "Several Memorable Events have lately happened at Sea, which for their Singularity & Importance are worthy to be recorded." which begins: "The first that attracted the public notice was a mutiny on board the Bounty..." with the detailed, carrying over to the next page, with mention of Captain Bligh, Fletcher Christian, & others, with the actual account of the mutiny (see images for details). A f... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2019 08:10

$285.00
173928

Historic President GEORGE WASHINGTON Inauguration Inaugural Address1789 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392326555783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE OR MONTHLY MUSEUM, Boston, May, 1789 * President George Washington * Inauguration - inaugural address Rarely are we able to offer an American imprint with a period report of Washington's inauguration and inaugural address. Great to have this text in this famous magazine published by perhaps the most renowned printer of the 18th century, Isaiah Thomas, whose private collection become the foundation of the American Antiquarian Society, the country's largest repository of pre-1876 printed Americana. The reporting of this signal event in American history is terrific. The text includes: "On the 30th of April the great and illustrious WASHINGTON, the favorite son of liberty, and deliver of his co... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2019 15:05

$4,875.00
173881

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Early PREMIERE ADVERTISEMENT 7 Days 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392322686980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 23, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz movie - film * Early opening (7 days) advertisement * Judy Garland and more Page 18 has an historic advertisement in early film history. See photos for a 13 x 5 1/2 inch ad just 7 days after "The Wizard of Oz" premiered in New York City, which was the first major city to show this movie making this issue rare as such. (see) Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 28, 2019 15:22

$67.00
173873

THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD Errol Flynn Opening Day Movie Film AD1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392322684562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 12, 1938 * The Adventures of Robin Hood * Actor Errol Flynn film - movie * Opening day advertisement * Radio City Music Hall showing Page 26 has a 8 1/2 x 4 inch advertisement for the movie "The Adventures of Robin Hood" on it's opening day. This movie featured Errol Flynn and could be the very first movie ad in any newspaper for this movie 1st opened in New York City's Radio City Music Hall which this ad is for. Also on the same page is a two column related photo with brief text. (see) Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 28, 2019 15:14

$62.00
173863

GONE WITH THE WIND Very 1st Movie Film New York Times REVIEW 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392322360935

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 20, 1939 * Gone With The Wind 1st movie review * Opening Day in New York City This issue has the review of the "new" film "Gone With The Wind", the most successful movie of all time in terms of ticket sales. Page 25 has a six column headline : "Gone With the Wind Great Triumph for Vivien Leigh" Also a two column heading: "Autograph Hunters Didn't Stand a Chance" with subhead. Two related photos as well. (see) The previous page has a small advertisement for the film on it's 2nd day of release. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and some wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 28, 2019 07:39

$88.00
173852

HOME ALONE, Disney's RESCUERS DOWN UNDER, ROCKY V - Opening Day ads & Reviews


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372698012071

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 16, 1990 * "Home Alone", "Toy Story," "Rocky V," and Disney's "Rescuers Down Under" - full-page ads with reviews * Grand Opening Day movie premieres * Best to have in a Hollywood regional newspaper A terrific issue on the premieres and reviews of the motion picture hits of "Home Along", "Toy Story," Disney's "Rescuers Down Under," & "Rocky V," 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) indirec... See More  

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Ends July 27, 2019 14:56

$92.00
173826

DUMBO Walt Disney MOVIE Opening Day Cartoon Advertisement 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392321456454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 23, 1941 * Dumbo - elephant & mouse * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening night movie advertisement Page 26 has a 7 x 4 inch advertisement for the opening night showing of the original Walt Disney animated cartoon movie 'Dumbo' With movies at that time usually released 1st in New York City, this could very well be the very 1st advertisement for this movie classic in any newspaper. Nice edition for any Walt Disney collector. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and a archival mend along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 27, 2019 09:29

$57.00
174157

FORD'S THEATRE Government to Buy ? & Andersonville Prison Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372717190153

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1865 * Government to buy Ford's Theater ? * Andersonville Prison - Henry Wirz Page 5 has an item with small head: "Ford's Theater" concerning the possibility of the government buying it or renting it (see). Also on pg. 5: "Base Ball" "Keystone of Philadelphia vs. Mutual of New York" with much text & a box score. Page 4 has: "Justice Upon the Murderers of the Prisoners" begins: "The assassins of the President disposed of, the government will next take in hand the ruffians who tortured to death thousands of Union prisoners..." meaning Wirz & others from the Andersonville prison. This takes over a full column. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 26, 2019 14:26

$34.99
174151

Best THE SIMPSONS MOVIE Film Opening Day AD & Review 2007 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392347133501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 27, 2007 * Best "The Simpsons Movie" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American animated comedy film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Simpsons Movie" 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 such uniq... See More  

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Ends July 26, 2019 14:18

$64.99
174138

Very Rare WOODSTOCK MUSIC FESTIVAL Original Ads Aug 1969 Village Voice Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392346800154

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, August 14, 1969 * Woodstock music festival on Max Yasgur's farm * Original advertisement from a counterculture publication * 50th anniversary this year (2019) A significant newspaper on the Woodstock Music Festival. It is worth noting that "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. So it is notable that this newspaper would have an advertisement for Woodstock, and perhaps one of just a few select newspapers which did. The top of page 21 has the ad which includes the iconic logo of the bird on the guitar. The advertisement includes much detail including a listing of the artists which appeared o... See More  

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Ends July 26, 2019 08:59

$299.99
174118

SIEGE OF ACRE Ottoman Empire Jezzar Pasha vs. Napoleon Bonaparte 1799 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372716376994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FARMERS' MUSEUM OR LAY PREACHER'S GAZETTE, Walpole, New Hampshire, July 22, 1799 * Siege of Acre - Ottoman Empire * Jezzar Pasha victory vs. Napoleon Pages 2 & 3 have much reporting on the war in Europe. A pg. 3 item notes: "The Intelligence...reporting General Buonaparte's defeat by Chezar Pacha near St. John d'Acre is fully confirmed...". Four pages, handsome masthead, nice condition.

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Ends July 25, 2019 14:56

$39.99
173794

ABRAHAM LINCOLN & John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theatre 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372696402149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 9, 1863 * Abraham Lincoln attends Ford's Theatre (day of) * Actor John Wilkes Booth performs A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. Near the top of the front page is a great article headed: "Ford's New Theatre" which includes in part: "...announced for performance to-night, with J. Wilkes Booth as Raphael...In his personification of the romantic young sculptor, Mr. Booth concentrates many of his best qualities as an artist. The part is exceedingly picturesque & engaging, but Mr. Booth, by his earnestness, his vigorous grasp of genius, & his fervor of style, invests it with an intere... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2019 14:23

$845.00
174149

Best CADDYSHACK Comedy Movie Opening Day AD Review 1980 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392347121504

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 25, 1980 * Best "Caddyshack" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Sport's comedy - Chevy Chase - Bill Murray A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Caddyshack" 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 such un... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2019 14:09

$99.99
174135

PETER SELLERS "The Pink Panther" Movie Film Actor Comedian DEATH 1980 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372716403145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 24, 1980 * Peter Sellers death (1st report) * English movie actor comedian singer * "The Pink Panther" film series fame The top of page 5 has a two columnheading: "Actor Peter Sellers, Comic Film Genius, Dies at 54". (See) Coverage carries over to pages 9 & 11 with 2 related photos. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with all 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 23, 2019 15:45

$49.99
174134

MICHAEL LANDON Bonanza & Little House on the Prairie Actor DEATH 1991 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372716402784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 2, 1991 * Michael Landon death (1st report) * Hollywood actor, director & producer * "Bonanza" Little Joe Cartwright * "Little House on the Prairie" Charles Ingalls * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has a brief report announcing: "Actor Michael Landon Dies" with photo (see). A lengthy report on pg. 3 is headed: "Television Actor Michael Landon Dies of Cancer at 54" with a photo of him with his "Bonanza" co-stars. This report carries over to page 23 with yet another photo of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry as well as from the city near Malibu, where he died. The complete first section with pages 1-24, nice condition.

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Ends July 23, 2019 15:43

$79.99
174128

TELSTAR 1st Communication Satellite Live TELEVISION Ocean Signal 1962 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372716397695

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 24, 1962 * Telstar communication satellite * Very 1st Transatlantic live television The front page has a four column heading: "TV Links Old World and New" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st publicly live transatlantic television signal via satellite. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Telstar 1 relayed its first, and non-public, television pictures—a flag outside Andover Earth Station—to Pleumeur-Bodou on July 11, 1962. Almost two weeks later, on July 23, at 3:00 p.m. EDT, it relayed the first publicly available live transatlantic television signal. The broadcast was made possibl... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2019 15:33

$49.99
173734

WALTER SICKERT German Painter & The Real JACK THE RIPPER ? Death 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372693998606

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, January 24, 1942. * Walter Richard Sickert death * English Impressionist painter * The real "Jack The Ripper" ? Page 19 has a one column heading: "W. R. Sickert, 81, Famed Artist, Dies" with subhead. (see) Some believe him to be the real "Jack the Ripper". Complete with all 29 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 21, 2019 14:41

$46.00
173733

VERY 1ST ARMY DIVISION 34th Infantry Sent to World War II EUROPE 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392317902634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Jan. 26, 1942 * General Russell P. Hartle - 34th Infantry Division * Very 1st U.S. Army division sent overseas (Europe) The front page has a terrific banner headline in large lettering: "NEW AEF ARRIVES IN NORTH IRELAND" (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, and the German declaration of war against the United States on December 11, 1941, war plan MAGNET Force was activated. Pursuant to that war plan, in January 1942, the 34th Division under Hartle’s command was ... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2019 14:40

$52.00
173727

PINOCCHIO Walt Disney Movie Opening Night DEBUT Advertisement 1940 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392317899266

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, February 7, 1940 * Walt Disney's Pinocchio movie ad * Opening night premiere Page 18 has a 10 x 5 1/2 inch advertisement for the opening night showing of the famous Walt Disney animated cartoon movie 'Pinocchio' With movies at that time usually released 1st in New York City, this could very well be the very 1st advertisement for this movie classic in any newspaper. Nice illustration of the main character within this ad. Also on the same page is a report with a one column heading: "Pinocchio Bows Here Tonight" with subhead. (see) Nice edition for any Walt Disney collector. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2019 14:34

$67.00
173725

Great CAROLE LOMBARD Actress Killed - TWA Flight 3 Airplane Crash 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372693993965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 17, 1942 * Actress Carole Lombard death * Airplane crash disaster (1st report) The front page has a terrific banner headline announcing: "CAROLE LOMBARD AND 21 FEARED DEAD IN AIRLINER" with subheads and photo. Great for display. More on page 3. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 21, 2019 14:33

$145.00
173654

TIROS-1 1st Weather Television Infrared SATELLITE Launch & Orbit 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372692764708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 2, 1960 * TIROS-1 Launching and orbit * Very first successful weather satellite * Television Infrared Observation Satellite The top of the front page has a four column headline: "'MARVELOUS' PHOTOS OF EARTH TAKEN BY WEATHER SATELLITE" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) This was the very 1st successful weather satellite put in orbit. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2019 15:07

$48.00
173597

DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS Hollywood Film Movie Actor & Director DEATH 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372691625035

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Dec. 12, 1939 * Douglas Fairbanks death * American film movie actor The front page has a two column heading: "Douglas Fairbanks Dies in His Sleep" with subhead and photo. Pictorial on page 3. A few tape mends affect this. (see) Complete with 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, the mentioned tape mends, otherwise very nice.

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Ends July 17, 2019 15:24

$40.00
173568

GONE WITH THE WIND Movie Film Premieres Atlanta Georgia (Day Of) 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372690012722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 15, 1939 * Gone With The Wind film premiere in Atlanta Ga (day of) * Clark Gable - Vivien Leigh - Leslie Howard Here is a great report on the most successful movie of all time in terms of ticket sales. The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Atlanta to See if it's True What THEY Say About Dixie" with subhead. Reporting continues on page 31 with related photo. Page 30 has a related advertisement. (see) A historic issue on one of the greatest films of all time. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, a few small tape mends alon... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2019 14:49

$67.00
173526

WARNER OLAND Charlie Chan & Fu Manchu - Chinese Cast Actor DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372689352796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Aug. 6, 1938 * Warner Oland death (1st report) * Hollywood actor of Chinese characters * Charlie Chan & Fu Manchu The front page has a three column heading: "Warner Oland, the Screen's Charlie Chan, Dies in Sweden of Bronchial Pneumonia" with subhead and photo. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends July 13, 2019 14:23

$57.00
173473

MABEL NORMAND Hollywood Silent Film Comedienne Actress DEATH 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392312844369

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1930 * Mabel Normand death (1st report) * Silent film comedienne and Actress * Charlie Chaplin & Fatty Arbuckle duo The front page one column headings: "MABEL NORMAND, FILM STAR, DEAD" "The Comedienne Succumbs to Turberculosis in California Sanitarium" and more. (see) Coverage continues inside with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends July 12, 2019 09:43

$50.00
173399

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio PHYSICS Electricity Television 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372685586250

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, April 8, 1934 * Nikola Tesla * Father of Radio Physics & more Page 9 of this section has a banner headline "TESLA SEES EVIDENCE RADIO AND LIGHT ARE SOUND" with subhead: "Nikola Tesla, Pointing to 'Grevious Errors' of the Past, Explains Radio as He Sees It at Age of 77--He Expects Television" with smaller subheads. Complete section 10 only with all 12 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 07, 2019 07:09

$62.00
173394

United States BILL OF RIGHTS Constitution Amendments Printing 1790 U.S. Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392310253572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN MUSEUM, Philadelphia, January, 1790 * United States Bill of Rights printing (historic) Articles include: "An Oration...on the Unlawfulness & Impolicy of Capital Punishments & the Proper Means of Reforming Criminals" "Extract of a Letter from Dr. Franklin - Essay on Luxury" "Essay on the Influence of Religion" "Letter from Dr. Franklin to John Alleyne" is signed in type: B. F. "Sketch of the Life of the Late General Nathaniel Greene" "Character of the Irish" & much more. Near the back is "Domestic Intelligence" with the latest news reports including an item from North Carolina that the state: "...have called a convention for the purpose of discussing the momentous subject of the federal constitution...",... See More  

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Ends July 07, 2019 07:05

$890.00
173323

Best FRED ASTAIRE Film Movie Stage Actor DANCER Singer DEATH 1987 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307990772

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 23, 1987 * Fred Astaire death (1st report) * Hollywood movie film actor * American singer and dancer * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page features two photos of iconic film star & dancer Fred Astaire, beneath which is a two column head: "Fred Astaire, Movies' Greatest Dancer, Dies" with subhead: "Master of Style, Elegance Was 88". The article carries over to take half of page 16 and features 3 more photos. Great to have this report not only in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry, but also from the city where he lived & died. Astaire's stage and subsequent film and television careers spanned 76 years, during which he made 31 musical films. As a dancer,... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:56

$148.00
173322

Best GINGER ROGERS Fred Astaire Musical Film Movie Actress DEATH 1995 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683185159

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 26, 1995 * Ginger Rogers death (1st report) * American actress - dancer - singer * Musical films - movies w/ Fred Astaire * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a heading: "Movie Great Ginger Rogers Dies at 83" with subhead: "The Oscar-winning actress was best known for the 10 films she glided through with Fred Astaire." A color photo of her and Fred Astaire is included. The article carries over to page 24 and includes another photo of her. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-32, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:55

$98.00
173321

GRACE KELLY Movie Film Actress & Princess of Monaco DEATH 1982 L.A. CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307990582

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 15, 1982 * Grace Kelly death (1st report) * Hollywood movie film actress * Princess of Monaco (Prince Rainier III) * Best title to be had ? The ftpg. has a one column head: "Princess Grace Dies of Injuries After Car Crash" with 2 photos of her, the main portion of the article carrying over to pages 16-17 with 2 more photos of her. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-24, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:55

$88.00
173320

Best ORSON WELLES Movie Film Actor Director "Citizen Kane" DEATH 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683184908

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 11, 1985 * Orson Welles death (1st report) * Actor - director - writer - producer * Hollywood movie film - radio - theatre * "War of the Worlds" & "Citizen Kane" fame * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a heading: "Orson Welles, Theatrical Genius, Found Dead at 70" and includes a photo of him. The article carries over to pg. 3 where there are 5 more photos of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he lived and died. The complete first section with pages 1-36, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:54

$82.00
173319

DEAN MARTIN Singer Actor Comedian & Jerry Lewis Duo Fame DEATH 1995 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307990219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 26, 1995 * Dean Martin death (1st report) * Italian-American singer & actor * "King of Cool" - Jerry Lewis duo * Best title to be had ? The middle of the front page has a one column heading: "Dean Martin, Screen Star and Singer, Dies at 78" and includes a photo of him. The article carries over to take most of pg. 32 & includes an early photo of him with Jerry Lewis. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he lived died. The complete first section with pages 1-40, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:54

$115.00
173315

Best ROCKY Film Movie Opening 2nd Week ADVERTISEMENT 1976 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307989462

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 8, 1976 * "Rocky" movie advertisement * 2nd week movie premiere * American sports drama film * Sylvester Stallone - Rocky Balboa A terrific issue on the 2nd week premiere of the motion picture hit "Rocky" 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 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! Page 21 of section VI has a 10 1/2 x 8 inch advertisement for th... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:51

$52.00
173311

MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1946 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683183517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 29, 1946 * A "Miracle on 34th Street" connection * Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (1st report) Page 32 has one column headings: "SUN, SMILES BEAM ON MACY'S PARADE" "2,000,000 Line Streets for 20th Annual Thanksgiving Day Festival of Fun" with photo. (see) 1st report coverage on the 1946 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. This was the exact parade that was featured in the 1947 Christmas movie classic, "Miracle on 34th Street". Also within this issue are various store advertisements, including Macy's and Gimbels which was also a focus in the movie as well. Actual footage of this parade was included within the film itself. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Fifty-two pages, a f... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:48

$45.00
173299

Best TITANIC Epic Film Movie Leonardo DiCaprio 2nd Weekend 1997 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683180602

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 26, 1997 * Best Titanic film advertisement * Second weekend premiere - following Friday * Leonardo DiCaprio & Kate Winslet A terrific issue on the second weekend of the motion picture hit "Titanic" 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 such unique & d... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:39

$72.00
173298

Best SAVING PRIVATE RYAN D-Day Invasion Film Movie 2nd Weekend AD 1998 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683180484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 31, 1998 * Best "Saving Private Ryan" advertisement * World War II D-Day invasion - Tom Hanks * 2nd weekend - following Friday of opening A terrific issue on the 2nd weekend of the motion picture hit "Schindler's List" and perhaps no better newspaper 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 ye... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:38

$62.00
173295

Best RAMBO: FIRST BLOOD PART II Film Movie Opening Day AD 1985 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307981416

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 22, 1985 * Best "Rambo: First Blood Part II" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Sylvester Stallone - John Rambo A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hits "Rambo: First Blood Part II" 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 se... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:37

$78.00
173293

ALESSANDRO BONCI Italian Lyric Tenor Bel Canto Singer DEATH 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307980326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 11, 1940 * Alessandro Bonci death (1st report) * Italian lyric tenor - bel canto singing The top of page 31 has a on column heading: "ALESSANDRO BONCI, LYRIC TENOR, 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 of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:36

$40.00
173290

BERMUDA TRIANGLE Mystery Navy Bombers Airplanes GO MISSING in 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683176934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, December 7, 1945 * Bermuda Triangle Flight 19 disappearance * 5 TBM Avenger torpedo bombers * One of the most famous unsolved mysteries The front page has a one column heading: "HUNT SIX PLANES LOST OFF FLORIDA" with subhead. (see) This is an actual report of one of the more bizarre mysteries in American history, particularly with the controversy about the existence of a "Bermuda Triangle", and this incident figuring in Spielberg's famous movie. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, some wear along the central fold with archival mending on page 2 which slightly affects mentioned article, otherwise generally in good condition. Wikipedia "Flight 19 ... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:33

$57.00
173289

Best 2 FAST 2 FURIOUS Movie Opening Day Poster Size AD Review2003 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683176655

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 6, 2003 * Best "2 Fast 2 Furious" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American action film - Paul Walker A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "2 Fast 2 Furious" 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 such uniq... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:32

$77.00
173258

Best CAST AWAY Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 2000 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372680133448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 22, 2000 * Best "Cast Away" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Epic survival drama - Tom Hanks A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Cast Away" 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 such unique & dr... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2019 15:15

$88.00
173257

Best FORREST GUMP Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372680133242

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 6, 1994 * Best "Forrest Gump" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Comedy-drama - Tom Hanks A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Forrest Gump" 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 such unique & dramatic... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2019 15:15

$92.00
173228

DONALD TOVEY British Pianist Piano Composer Music Conductor DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372679413940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1940 * Sir Donald Tovey death (1st report) * British pianist - composer - conductor The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "SIR DONALD TOVEY, BRITISH COMPOSER" 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 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:43

$40.00
173225

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304419160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 30, 1937 * William Gillette death * American actor-manager * Sherlock Holmes The top of page 27 has a two column heading: "William Gillette Is Mourned by Theatergoers of Nation" with subhead and photo. (see) 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 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:40

$44.00
173221

LUISA TETRAZZINI Coloratura Soprano Operatic Concert Singer DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304418621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 29, 1940 * Luisa Tetrazzini death (1st report) * Italian coloratura soprano opera singer the top of page 15 has a one column heading: "LUIISA TETRAZZINI, DIVA, DIES IN MILAN" 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 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:38

$40.00
173151

HEATHER O'ROURKE Steven Spielberg's Poltergeist Child Star DEATH 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676681770

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 3, 1988 * Heather O'Rourke death (1st report) * American child TV & movie actress * Steven Spielberg's "Poltergeist" fame * Best title to be had ? Page 3 has a one column heading: "'Poltergeist' Star Heather O'Rourke Dies at Age of 12" with photo. (See) Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-24, nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:28

$62.00
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