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GUGLIELMO MARCONI Wireless Telegraph Villa Griffone Italy Visit 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392298416936

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 7, 1934 * Guglielmo Marconi * Wireless telegraph * Villa Griffone The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Marconi Revisits Scene Of His Wireless Invention" (see) First report coverage on Guglielmo Marconi's visit to Villa Griffone for the 1st time in 30 years. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends June 16, 2019 15:01

$40.00
173019

TEXAS GUINAN Queen of the Night Clubs Prohibition Speakeasy DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392298416696

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Nov. 6, 1933 * Texas Guinan death (1st report) * "Queen of the night clubs" - actress * Prohibition era speakeasy fame The front page has a one column heading: "TEXAS GUINAN DIES SUDDENLY" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 2 with photo. (see) Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition, light toning on the front page, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends June 16, 2019 15:01

$52.00
173018

BUCK ROGERS Science Fiction Creator Philip Francis Nowlan DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392298416465

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 4, 1940 * Philip Francis Nowlan death * Buck Rogers creator * Science Fiction author Page 41 has one column headings: "PHILIP NOWLAN DIES; DREW 'BUCK ROGERS'" "Cartoonist, a Former Writer, Is Stricken in Philadelphia" See images for brief text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete 1st section only with all 44 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 16, 2019 15:00

$46.00
173017

Very Rare DONALD TRUMP & Model Melania Knauss get MARRIED Weds 2005 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392298416230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 23, 2005 * Donald Trump gets married for the 3rd time * Melania Knauss - Slovene-born fashion model The top of page 26 has a three column heading: "Lavish Wedding Bells Ring for Trump" with photo of Melania in a limo. First report coverage here and from probably one of the most liberal cities/counties in America. I'm sure not many of these issues exist because no historic events happened on this day, very rare as such. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 16, 2019 15:00

$100.00
173016

Rare 1691 ATHENIAN MERCURY 17th Century London COFFEEHOUSE British Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372672113427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, England, Jan. 9, 1691 * Rare 17th century title This was a fine gentleman's newspaper which was very popular in the coffeehouses of early England. Interesting reading on a wide range of topics. A very early English periodical now over 325 years old. This newspaper was done in question/answer format. This newspaper was published at a time when there weren't any newspapers in all of the American colonies. A single sheet newspaper printed on both sides (typical for the period), measuring 7 1/2 by 12 1/4 inches. Nice condition.

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Ends June 16, 2019 14:59

$45.00
172993

ROCKY MARCIANO Archie Moore Heavyweight BOXING Last Career Fight 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671513387

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, September 22, 1955. * Rocky Marciano vs. Archie Moore * Heavyweight Boxing title fight * His last career fight The top of page 5 has a three column heading: "Rock May Retire" (see) First report coverage on Rocky Marciano defending his heavyweight boxing title against Archie Moore. This would be Marciano's last professional boxing match as he would retire. A binding hole slightly affects the mentioned heading. Complete with all 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:16

$38.00
172992

ERNIE BANKS Chicago Cubs Breaks Home Runs Record for Shortstops 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297928597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, September 3, 1955 * Ernie Banks - Chicago Cubs * Home run record for shortstops The sport's section (page 18) has a two column heading: "Banks' RBI Total Rates With Best" (see) First report coverage on Chicago Cubs star Ernie Banks breaking the career home runs record for major league shortstops with 40. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:16

$40.00
172991

USS LEYTE United States Navy Aircraft Carrier EXPLOSION Disaster 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297928477

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 17, 1953 * USS Leyte explosion fire disaster * United States Navy Aircraft Carrier The front page has a nice banner headline: "BLAST KILLS 32 ON CARRIER" with subheads and photo of the captain. (see) First report coverage on the USS Leyte (CV-32) aircraft carrier explosion disaster in Boston, Massachusetts. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:15

$46.00
172990

JACQUELINE COCHRAN 1st Woman Breaks Sound Barrier w/ Jet Airplane 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671512835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., May 19, 1953 * Jacqueline Cochran breaks the sound barrier * 1st ever woman to do so - jet airplane The top of page 6 has a two column heading: "Flies Through Sonic Barrier and Surpasses the Speed of Sound" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Encouraged by then-Major Chuck Yeager, with whom Cochran shared a lifelong friendship, on May 18, 1953, at Rogers Dry Lake, California, Cochran flew a Canadair F-86 Sabre jet borrowed from the Royal Canadian Air Force at an average speed of 652.337 mph. During the course of this run the Sabre went supersonic, and Coc... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:15

$40.00
172989

KING ABDULLAH I of Jordan Old City Jerusalem Mosque ASSASSINATION 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297928170

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. July 21, 1951 * King Abdullah I of Jordan * Al-Aqsa Mosque assassination * Old City of Jerusalem The front page has a one column heading: "ABDULLAH DEATH MAY TOUCH OFF WAVE OF TERROR" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:14

$39.00
172988

THE SLEEPING GYPSY Henri Rousseau Painting Museam of Modern Art 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671512528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 22, 1940 * "The Sleeping Gypsy" by Henri Rousseau * Oil painting acquired by Museum of Modern Art Page 17 has a one column heading: "ROUSSEAU PAINTING GIVEN TO MUSEUM" with subhead and 2 related photo, one showing the famous Henri Rousseau oil painting, "The Sleeping Gypsy". (see) First report coverage on the Museum of Modern Art acquiring "The Sleeping Gypsy" oil painting from Mrs. Simon Guggenheim. Probably only reported in this NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:14

$40.00
172987

MARY HARRIS "MOTHER" JONES United Mine Workers Organizer DEATH 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671512413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., December 1, 1930 * Mary Harris "Mother" Jones death * United Mine Workers organizer & more Page 12 has a one column heading: "'Mother' Jones Dies; Had Passed Century Mark" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Mary Harris Jones, co-founder of the Industrial Workers of the World. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:13

$39.00
172986

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297927690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice. 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 wo... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:13

$47.00
172985

Rare 19th Century OAKMAN Walker County ALABAMA 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297927588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OAKMAN NEWS, Alabama, July 1, 1898 * Uncommon title This 4 page issue has news of the day, literary content and advertisements. Complete, light toning, minor margin wear, otherwise good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:13

$24.00
172984

Battle of LEYTE GULF Philippine Sea Invasion Landing World War II 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671511917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, October 22, 1944 * Battle of Leyte Gulf invasion * Philippines - Douglas MacArthur * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "CAPTURE CAPITAL OF LEYTE" with subheads. Related map on page 2. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Forty + pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:12

$42.00
172983

1869 Transcontinental Railroad Completed Great Double-page Harper's Weekly Print


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671511689

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 29, 1869 * Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad * Great double-page print with article The key print in this issue is a fine double page centerfold on "Completion Of The Pacific Railroad - The Great Link Connecting Europe With Asia Across the American Continent", which is a great scene of the Transcontinental Railroad with vignettes around the edge. Another nice half page view is the "Interior of a Palace Hotel Car Used On the Pacific Railroad" Historic issue! Also present is the full front page illustration: "The Lullaby," showing a mother and father rocking their child to sleep, The inside has "Demolition of the New York City Hospital Grounds," "The Corcoran Art Depository, Washin... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:12

$85.00
172960

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670874164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY TIMES, Chicago, Aug. 15, 1945 * V-J day - Japan Surrenders * World War II - WWII over A very nice tabloid-size newspaper with most of the front page taken up with: "PEACE Isn't It Wonderful ! " "MacArthur's First Order to Hirohito". "PEACE" is dropped out of a photo of a huge, celebratory crowd. Related content inside including a centerfold filled with photos. Complete in 40 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:53

$51.00
172959

JEFFERSON DAVIS Captured in Woman's Clothes Post Civil War 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297365744

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VERMONT CHRONICLE, Windsor, May 20, 1865 * Jefferson Davis captured in Woman's clothes Page 4 has a column head: "Capture Of Jeff Davis" which begins: "The following details of the capture of Jefferson Davis, while attempting to escape in his wife's clothes, have just been received from Major General Wilson..." and what follows are the details in 3 reports, taking most of the column. This article is followed by: "North Carolina Slaves". Four pages, some older tape mends inside, re-glued at the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:52

$43.00
172958

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670873675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1869 * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Promontory Point - last spike The top of the ftpg. has column heads on a very notable event in the opening of the West: "THE PACIFIC RAILROAD" "Celebrations in San Francisco and Sacramento--A Grand Jubilee--The Last Spike Driven in the Central Line--Reception of this News in Sacramento" with much on the celebration. One item has: "...The dispatch from the junction of the road announcing the driving of the last spike of the Central Pacific Road, at 1 o'clock a.m. sent a thrill through the city...". Also on the ftpg: "The Indians" "The Captures of General Custer--Preparations for Further Hostilities" with much detail. Eight pages, minor foxi... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:51

$54.00
172957

BABE RUTH Sold To New York Yankees Baseball from Boston Red Sox 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670873571

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Jan. 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Historic baseball report The top of the sports have has one of the more notable reports in the history of Major League Baseball, the sale of Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees. The column is headed: " 'BABE' RUTH SOLD TO NEW YORK FOR $150,000" "Baseball's Biggest Deal--But Ruth Says He Won't Play Anywhere but With Boston". The price paid was speculated between $75,000 and $150,000 (was actually $125,000). Much detail in the article which takes three-quarters of a column. Complete in 16 pages, unfortunately there is a small hole in the Ruth article which affects about 7 words (see). Otherwise typical margin tears. Somewhat discret... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:51

$166.00
172955

Rare CIVIL WAR Military Title Army & Navy Journal JEFFERSON DAVIS 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297364270

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Aug. 20, 1864 * American Civil War - military title * Jefferson Davis interview As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire front page is taken up with a report on: "The Campaign In Virginia" with subheads "The Canal at Dutch Gap" and "The Shenandoah Valley." Other reports within include those headed: "The Attack On Mobile" "The Interview with Mr. Davis" being Jefferson Davis (great reading: see) which takes over a full page; "A New Formation For Infantry" "Army & Navy Personal" "General Sherman's Operations" "The Battle of Mobile Bay" and so much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 15 i... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:49

$38.00
172954

STOCK MARKET Highest Peak Pre Wall Street Crash 1929 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297364146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1929 * United States economy reaches it's highest mark * Pre stock market crash - great depression A notable issue as this newspaper contains the financial report when the stock market reached its highest point prior to the stock market crash of the following month. The stock market crash of October, 1929 triggered the Great Depression. People all over the country not only lost their money but their jobs. Stock prices continued to fall from their high on Sept. 3, 1929 and would not be surpassed until 1954, in inflation-adjusted numbers. Also curious to note that this 1929 issue has 60 pages and a great wealth of ads, while issues from 1932 had less than half the number of pages and a dear... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:48

$159.00
172953

Very Early CALIFORNIA Monterey Bay Voyage 18th Century LETTER 1787 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297363824

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, May 19, 1787 Inside has a very rare, early account of a visit to California as part of a voyage to explore the Bering Sea (off Alaska) by Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse. It notes in part: "...following melancholy intelligence imparted by one of the companions of Mons. de la Peyrouse during the latter's voyage round the world; it is dated Montelery [Monterey], in new California, Sept. 19, 1786: We were fondly congratulating each other on having traveled from one end of the world to the other; visited whole generations of men hitherto unknown & unjustly by set down as barbarians and reached the distant spot, without the loss of a single man..." and then goes on to report a disa... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:47

$85.00
172952

KING IBN SAUD First 1st Monarch of Saudi Arabia Abdulaziz DEATH 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871740

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES PICAYUNE, New Orleans, November 10, 1953 * King Ibn Saud death (1st report) * Saudi Arabia monarch king The front page has one column headings: "OIL-RICH RULER OF ORIENT DEAD" "Aged King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia Expires" with two photos (see images). This is 1st report coverage on the death of Saudi Arabia monarch, King Abdul-Aziz. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:46

$67.00
172951

WILLIAM BORAH Famous U.S. Idaho Senator DEATH w/ Photos 1940 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 20, 1940 * William Edgar Borah death (1st report) * Republican United States Senator - Idaho The top of the front page has a two column headline: "WILLIAM E. BORAH, SENATOR 33 YEARS, IS DEAD IN CAPITAL" with subheads and photo. Lengthy 1st report coverage continue inside with pictorial. 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 in great condition.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:46

$40.00
172950

Steinbeck's THE GRAPES OF WRATH Henry Fonda 1ST Movie Film Review 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871472

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 25, 1940 * Original "The grapes of Wrath" review * Henry Fonda & Jane Darwell - John Ford * American drama film - movie - John Steinbeck * Oklahoma migrant workers - Highway 66 Page 17 has the first movie review by the Times of what is considered one of the greatest films of all time, The Grapes of Wrath. The review is headed: "Twentieth Century-Fox Shows a Flawless Film Edition of John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath," With Henry Fonda and Jane Darwell, at the Rivoli". The review includes a photo of Fonda and Darwell, and also on a very small advertisement for the film playing at the "Rivoli" (see images). This movie premiered in NYC on Oct. 24, the day before. Other news, sports and adve... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:45

$68.00
172949

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Sam Snead Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297362991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 13, 1954 * Sam Snead wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The front page has a three column heading: "Snead Captures Masters Title" with subhead & photo. More in the sport's section (page 34) with 2 more related photos. First report coverage on Sam Snead winning the 1954 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:45

$62.00
172948

ROCKY MARCIANO vs. Joe Louis Heavyweight BOXING Fight (Day of) 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 26, 1951 * Rocky Marciano (The Brockton Blockbuster) * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) (last career fight) * Heavyweight boxing fight (day of) w/ photos The sport's section (page 29) has a banner headline: "Louis Rated Even With Marciano for 10-Round Battle at the Garden Tonight" with subheads, tale of the tape and 2 nice photos of each fighter. (see) Nice to have from the city where the famous fight took place. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 50 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:44

$68.00
172938

NEW YORK YANKEES Baseball win 4th AL Pennant in Row Joe DiMaggio 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670188330

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, October 9, 1939 * New York Yankees baseball win AL Pennant * 4th in a row w/ 2 photos - best title to be had ? * Joe DiMaggio era The front page of this section has a five column headline: "YANKS CLINCH 4TH PENNANT IN ROW" with subheads and 2 related photos, one showing Joe DiMaggio hitting a home run. (see) First report coverage on the New York Yankees winning their fourth straight American League pennant. They would go on and win their 4th straight World Series vs. the Cincinnati Reds. Great to have in this famous NYC publication. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:17

$48.00
172937

Best JACK Machine Gun McGURN Al Capone's Hit Man GUILTY Sentenced 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296826987

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 7, 1933 * Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn sentenced * St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame * Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "FIND GOLFER M'GURN GUILTY" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photo on the back page. (see) McGurn was the main hit man for Al Capone during the gangster heyday of the 1920's. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - at... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:17

$88.00
172936

Very Early TELEVISION John Logie Baird TV Invention Experiments 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296826905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, April 22, 1928 * John Logie Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions - experiments Page XX15 of this section has a banner headline: "RADIO VISION?--LEADERS TELL WHEN TO EXPECT IT" with subheads and related photos including one of Baird himself (see). Very significant reports during the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. A significant issue for any collector of television history. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 20 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:16

$40.00
172935

Great END OF PROHIBITION ? in Gangster Infested Chicago HEADLINE 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670188001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 26, 1932 * Prohibition coming to an end ? * Illegal beer & liquor to return * Gangster days are numbered The front page has a great banner headline: "U. S. BEER TAX IS DEFEATED" with subheads. (see) Not a historical event here but a very nice issue for display regarding the upcoming end in prohibition. When it comes to nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, th... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:16

$44.00
172934

EARLY Rare 1669 Newspaper 17th Century 350 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296826669

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Oct. 18, 1669 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes a few "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & dis... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:15

$57.00
172933

Great END OF PROHIBITION ? in Gangster Infested Chicago HEADLINE 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670187759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 28, 1932 * Prohibition coming to an end ? * Illegal beer & liquor to return * Gangster days are numbered The front page has a great banner headline that announces: "END DRY 'BURDEN' - ROOSEVELT" with subheads. (see) Not a historical event here but a very nice issue for display regarding the upcoming end in prohibition. When it comes to nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoin... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:15

$52.00
172932

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative Vote 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296825903

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 20, 1848 * Early in Abraham Lincoln' political career This newspaper contains on pages 2 & 3 reports from the: "House of Representatives" which includes the results of a vote for the "Memorial of Chicago Convention" showing under the "yeas" the name "Lincoln" inconspicuously listed among many others (see). In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for his opposition to the Mexican War and to slavery. He served only one term, from March, 1847 thru March, 1849, so Congressional reports with mention of Abraham Lincoln are quite scarce. Lincoln returned home after his term and resumed his law practice. Q... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:13

$42.00
172931

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy Edinburgh SCOTLAND 1779 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296825699

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, April 13, 1779 * Rare Revolutionary War era title A newspaper from the middle of the Revolutionary War but I find only a few brief references to the war. Most of the content is European in theme. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:13

$28.00
172930

Rare TUCUMCARI NM Quay County New Mexico Territory 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296824934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TUCUMCARI TIMES, New Mexico, October 12, 1905 * Rare title * Many scenes from the television series Rawhide were filmed in Tucumcari An uncommon and early newspaper from 7 years before New Mexico would become a state. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear with a few small tape mends, should be handled with care. Background (Wiki): In 1901, the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad built a construction camp in the western portion of modern-day Quay County. Originally called Ragtown, the camp became known as Six Shooter Siding, due to numerous gunfights. Its first formal name, Douglas, was used only for a short time. After it grew into a permanent settlement, it was renamed Tucumcari in 1908. The name was ta... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:11

$40.00
172929

EARLY Rare 17th Century 350 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1669 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670185196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Oct. 11, 1669 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes a few "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for fra... See More  

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$57.00
172928

SHOSHENQ II 22nd Dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh Sarcophagus DISCOVERY 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296824099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1939 * Heqakheperre Shoshenq II discovered * 22nd Dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh * Tanis, Egypt - Pierre Montet Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Gold Sarcophagus Found in Egyptian Tomb; Mummy Believed a Father-in-Law of Solomon" (see) History shows this was in fact Shoshenq II despite what the article here says.. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Shoshenq II was a pharaoh of the 22nd dynasty of Egypt. He was the only ruler of this Dynasty whose tomb was not plundered by tomb robbers. His final resting place was discovered within an antechamber of Psusennes I's tomb at Tani... See More  

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$44.00
172927

PRE PEARL HARBOR Japanese Aircraft Attack World War II Tensions 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670185066

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1941. * Pre Pearl Harbor attack on America * Tensions with Japan increasing The front page has a five column headline: "ROOSEVELT SEES TOKYO'S ENVOYS AS JAPANESE MASS IN INDO-CHINA" with subheads and related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. 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 & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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$48.00
172926

SIGMUND FREUD'S DEATH Psychoanalysis Founder Unconcious Mind 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296823886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1939 * Sigmund Freud's death * Founder of psychoanalysis Page 19 has a:one column heading: "Body Of Dr. Freud Will Be Cremated" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the early days of World War II shortly after the Nazis invaded Poland. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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$42.00
172925

BINGHAMTON NY New York Erie Railroad TRAINS Collision Disaster 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670184892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 6, 1933 * Binghamton, Broome County, Pennsylvania * Erie Railroad train collision disaster The front page has a banner headline: "TRAINS CRASH; 14 DIE, 30 HURT" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. 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 "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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$40.00
172923

JOHN GOTTI Gambino Crime Family MOB BOSS Mafia GUILTY w/ Photos 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296823390

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, April 3, 1992 * John Gotti guilty verdict (1st report) * Mobster Boss - Gambino crime family This famous tabloid newspaper has a great displayable front page heading and photo concerning mob leader John Gotti's guilty verdict which ended up being his last day of freedom in society. The front page has a great headline: "GONE FELLA" with: "Gotti Goes Down On All Counts" and grainy photo. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages. Complete with all 32 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:07

$68.00
172909

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination (Day of) LEE'S Surrender Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296625407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 14, 1865 * Day Abraham Lincoln was shot * Robert E. Lee's surrender * End of the Civil War No one could have imagined the day this newspaper was read what would headline the next day's edition. This was the day Lincoln was shot at Ford's Theater, but the ftpg. news on this day was about the closing moments of the Civil War, with ftpg. heads including: "Army of the Potomac" "Events Prior to Lee's Surrender" "Attack by Sheridan on the 9th" "How Our Army Received the News" and more. The back page has fine column also including; "New Policy of the Administration" "Drafting & Recruiting in the Loyal States to Cease" "Highly Important From Richmond" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:22

$68.00
172908

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburgh Landing & Fort Pulaski MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296625251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 16, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh Tennessee * Pittsburg Landing TN w/ map * Fort Pulaski captured maps More than half of the ftpg. is taken up with a terrific Civil War map headed: "The Fall of Fort Pulaski--Approaches To Savannah." Plus there is also another map headed: "Map Showing The Union Batteries". Among the ftpg. column heads: "THE FALL OF FORT PULASKI" "Details of the Bombardment" "The Fort Surrendered on Friday Afternoon" "The Walls Breached" and more. Plus there is an additional map on the bkpg: "The Battle of Pittsburgh" and related column heads on the Battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:21

$53.00
172907

1st Battle of Winchester VIRGINIA MAP New Bern NC More 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669919301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 26, 1862 * First Battle of Winchester VA Virginia The front page features a large and very detailed map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN EASTERN VIRGINIA." Among the front page column heads are: "The Gallant Action of Col. Crook" "Details of the Rebel Defeat" "We Whipped them Three to One" "Occupation of Raleigh, N.C." "A Rebel Raid Near New Bern" "A Skirmish Near Clinton" "Occupation of Washington, N.C." "Attack by the Rebels in Force" "A Rebel Camp Shelled Out" "The Louisiana Tigers Trapped" and much more. Eight pages, an ink smear near the bottom of the ftpg., nice condition.

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$42.00
172906

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669919159

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Closing events of the Civil War Two-thirds of the first column on the front page is taken up with great end-of-war heads including: "SHERMAN" "Joe Johnston's Surrender" "Terms of the Capitulation" "The Ceremony of Surrendering to Take Place at Greensboro, North Carolina" "Beauregard & Hardee Embraced in the Surrender" "Wade Hampton Reported Killed" and much, much more. Also on the front page are: "The Assassins" "Astounding Revelations Forthcoming--Demand for the Surrender of Conspirators in Canada--John Wilkes Booth's Last Letter to His Mother--Circumstances of the Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth..." and more. Page 5 has: "The Funeral Cortege" "The... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:20

$68.00
172905

SABINE PASS Galveston TX Texas Gulf Coast Magruder Civil War MAP 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296624948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 7, 1863 * Texas Gulf map * Sabine Pass & Galveston The top of the ftpg. features a nice, detailed Civil War map headed: "The Recapture Of Sabine Pass. Scene of the Rebel General Magruder's Second Naval Operation." Among the ftpg. column heads on the war: "Important From Texas" "The Operations of the Rebel Gen. Magruder's Fleet in the Gulf" "Reported Recapture of Sabine Pass by the Rebels" "The Navy" and much more.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:20

$55.00
172904

Best LOU GEHRIG FUNERAL New York Yankees "The Iron Horse" 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296624877

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1941 * Lou Gehrig funeral * "The Iron Horse" * New York Yankees * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 29) has a one column heading: "FUNERAL SERVICE FOR GEHRIG IS HELD" with subheads and 2 related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:19

$62.00
172903

WINSTON CHURCHILL Radio Broadcast Address Speech on Russia 1939 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669918928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 2, 1939 * Winston Churchill radio broadcast speech * "I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" The top of the front page has a five column headline: "CHURCHILL BARS A HITLER PEACE" with subheads. (see) Complete text of Churchill's radio address is on page 6. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:19

$42.00
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