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175140

AMELIA EARHART Autogyro Helicopter Airplane ALTITUDE RECORD 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764747436

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 9, 1931 * Autogyro plane altitude record * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart The front page has a two column heading: "Amelia Earhart in Autogyro Makes Climb of 19,000 Feet" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in Thirty-two pages, light toning and wear at the margins, with some creases with the 1st column.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:55

$44.00
175138

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong APOLLO 11 Ticker Tape Parade 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392418475595

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 15, 1969 * Apollo 11 moon mission success - parade * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins * JFK's goal reached - 50th anniversary this year The front page has a six column photo showing the 3 astronauts coming down Broadway with heading: "From Coast to Coast: A Joyous Welcome for Astronauts" with subhead and another related photo. Much more on the inside pages. Most issues that were saved reported the actual Moon landing, making this much more uncommon. Complete with all 60 pages, light toning at the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:54

$52.00
175137

ELINOR SMITH Woman Aviator Pioneer Breaks ALTITUDE Airplane Record1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392418475312

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 10, 1931 * Woman aviator pioneer Elinor Smith * "The Flying Flapper of Freeport" * Breaks World airplane flying altitude record The front page has a one column heading: "ELINOR SMITH CLAIMS RECORD OF 32,000 FEET" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete with all 40 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:54

$40.00
175136

Great 1st United States SATELLITE EXPLORER 1 In Orbit SPACE RACE 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764746357

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON POST, February 1, 1958 * 1st satellite put into space by the United States * EXPLORER 1 (1ST REPORT) The front page has a nice headline announcing America's successful entry in the space race with: "U. S. Satellite Blasts Off Into Space; Army's Jupiter C. Drives Moon Aloft; Due to Circle World Each 90 Minutes" with subheads and photo of the launch. More on page 2. Keep in mind this was but 5 months after the Soviet Union's successful launch of Sputnik which shocked American scientists and caused a rush to make this launch happen as early as possible (see hyperlink). And also just a few months after America's first effort, which resulted in an embarrassing failure. Complete 1st section only with 14 page... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:53

$58.00
175104

LOVETTSVILLE VA Loudoun County Virginia DC-3 Airplane DISASTER 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372764733726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 1, 1940 * Lovettsville, Virginia Air Disaster * Douglas DC-3 airplane crash (1st report) The top of the front page has a two column heading: "25 DEAD IN CRASH OF AIR TRANSPORT; LUNDEEN IS KILLED" with subheads. Lengthy text continue inside with a few related photos. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, irregular along the spin, otherwise very nice.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:33

$45.00
175074

Pan American PACIFIC CLIPPER 1st Around World Airplane Flight 1942 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372752418114

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, January 7, 1942 * Pacific Clipper - Boeing 314 flying boat * 1st commercial aircraft to circle the World * Pan American World Airways' The front page has a two column heading: "Clipper Ends Epoch-Making, 31,000-Mile Flight From war" (see) Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small archival mend along the right margin, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Pacific Clipper (civil registration NC18602) was a Boeing 314 Clipper flying boat famous for having completed Pan American World Airways' first around the world flight. The flight of the then-named Califo... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2019 15:02

$45.00
175070

Great 1927 CHARLES LINDBERGH Transatlantic Airplane Flight England Visit PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372752416889

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, June 12, 1927 * Charles Lindbergh's visit to England photos * Solo transatlantic airplane flight success The front page has 6 related photos regarding Charles Lindbergh's English visit after his triumphal flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Pages 2 & 3 have 11 additional photos of Lindbergh's visit to England. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 29, 2019 15:00

$42.00
174997

Northwest Oreint Airlines FLIGHT 2501 Lake Michigan Disaster Crash1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392401608342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, June 24, 1950 * Northwest Orient Airlines Flight 2501 * DC-4 propliner - Lake Michigan The front page has a five column headline: "Report Airplane Carrying 58 Missing Over Lake Michigan" with subhead. (see) 1st report coverage on the disappearance of Flight 2501 over Lake Michigan. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends September 27, 2019 15:11

$44.00
174994

Great CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean SOLO Airplane Flight 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372750475745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 21, 1927 * 1st report on Lindbergh's famous flight * On his way for Paris, France The banner headline announces the beginning of one of the ore notable achievements of the early 20th century: Charles Lindbergh's solo flight across the Atlantic: "LINDBERGH NOW OVER OCEAN" with subheads: " 'Flying Fool' Quits Land At St. Johns, N.F." "Covers 1,200 Miles on Hop to Paris" and "Mother Keeps at Work; Sure Flyer Will Win" which has a photo of: "Mrs. Evangeline Lindbergh". The back page is filled with photos, 3 of which are on Lindbergh, plus the banner headline: "Lindbergh Sighted as He Flies Over Newfoundland on Way to Open Sea on His Way to Paris." Complete in 30 pages, some minor chipping a... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2019 15:10

$188.00
174992

JACQUELINE COCHRAN Female Aviator Wins Bendix Airplane Race Trophy1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372750475292

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1938 * Jacqueline Cochran - Woman aviator * Wins Bendix transcontinental air race The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MISS COCHRAN WINS BENDIX AIR RACE; CLOSE TO RECORD" with subheads that include: "Only Woman in Cross-Country Derby Collects $12,500 in Beating Nine Men" and more. First report coverage continues on page 3 with three related photo. (see) 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 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 27, 2019 15:09

$48.00
174959

HOWARD HUGHES Spruce Goose H-4 Hercules Airplane Boat 1ST FLIGHT 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372749390278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL COUNTY NEWS, Kansas, November 3, 1947 * Aviator Howard Hughes * Hughes H-4 Hercules * The "Spruce Goose" flies for the 1st time The top of the front page has a three column photo with one column heading: "Howard Hughes' 200-Ton Flying Plane Goes Aloft" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on this famous flight. Complete with 4 pages, irregular along the spin, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 26, 2019 11:55

$62.00
174906

AMELIA EARHART Pacific Ocean Disappearance USCGC Itasca RADIO Log 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372744686186

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1938 * re. Amelia Earhart's Pacific disappearance * USCGC Itasca radio communications (log) reported The top of page 41 has a one column heading: "EARHART LOSS SEEN AS RADIO TRAGEDY" with subheads. (see) Text takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 42 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2019 14:56

$62.00
174898

GUS GRISSOM Mercury-Redstone 4 2nd U.S. Human Rocket SPACEFLIGHT 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392391767315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., July 21, 1961 * Mercury-Redstone 4 Launch Vehicle * Astronaut Virgili. "Gus" Grissom * 2nd United States human spaceflight The front page has a three column headline: "Second Astronaut Lofted 118 Miles, Escapes Sinking" with subhead and photo of Grissom. (see) Complete issue with all 10 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2019 14:50

$45.00
174884

UNCLE JOHN WILDER Fiddler Death & Charles Lindbergh Nanking China 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392390101587

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1931 * Uncle John Wilder (fiddler) death * President Calvin Coolidge's uncle * Plymouth, Windsor County, Vermont * Charles Lindbergh flies to the Orient Page 30 has a one column heading: "UNCLE JOHN WILDER, FIDDLER, DEAD AT 85" with subheads and photo. (see) Page 12 has a one column heading: "LINDBERGHS ALIGHT ON LAKE AT NANKING" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 20, 2019 15:06

$38.00
174880

USS CONSTELLATION United States Navy Aircraft Carrier FIRE 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392390096904

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., Dec. 20, 1960 * USS Constellation (CV-64) fire disaster * Kitty Hawk class aircraft supercarrier * United States Navy "America's Flagship" The front page has a five column headline: "47 DIE IN CARRIER FIRE" with subheads and photo. (see) Another related photo on page 8. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 36 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 20, 2019 15:02

$52.00
175238

Day of PEARL HARBOR HI Hawaii Japanese Airplane Attack 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392424858773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, December 7, 1941 * Pre Pearl Harbor attack on America * Dated December 7, 1941 (DAY OF) The front page has a nice heading: "F.D.R. Sends Note to Emperor Of Japan; Crisis Near Breaking Point" with subheads and related map. (see) Were the Japanese carrier airplanes on there way when this issue was published ? Complete with all 40+ pages, large archival mend on page 2 which is slightly noticeable on the front page, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends September 20, 2019 13:42

$39.99
175215

ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Al Capone Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392422994524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: QUINCY EVENING NEWS, Massachusetts, Feb. 14, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al Capone * A very early, same day report An unusual same-day report on the infamous St. Valentine's Day Massacre appears on page 2. Given it being a very early report (most were in newspapers on the 15th) it is rather brief, with a one column head: "6 Are Slain By Gangsters In Beer War". The text begins: "Six employees of a North Side cartage company were murdered with sawed-off shot guns today...when two automobile loads of bandits raided the garage..." with more. The ftpg. has a photo of: "Famous Flier and His Bride-to-Be" showing Anne Morrow and Charles Lindbergh, with a related article. Complete in 16... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2019 08:55

$124.99
175183

NAZIS INVADE CRETE GREECE Airplane Gliders Parachutes1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392421302463

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 21, 1941 * Nazis invade Crete Greece (1st report) * World War II - WWII gliders - paratroopers The front page has a nice headline in bold lettering: "A NEW CRETE GLIDER BLITZ" with subheads, related illustration and small map. (see) First report coverage on the Battle of Crete. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp near the top, small binding holes along the spine, noticeable archival mends along the right and top margins (see), otherwise nice.

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Ends September 18, 2019 08:57

$49.99
175158

AMELIA EARHART Airplane LOST over Pacific Ocean EULOGY Death 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372765031328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1937. * Amelia Earhart memorial (death) * Lost over the Pacific Ocean The top of page 5 has a three column photo with heading: "Honoring The Memory Of A Famous Aviatrix" Also a one column heading: "TRIBUTES ARE PAID TO AMELIA EARHART" with subheads. (see) Was this her official funeral after being lost over the Pacific Ocean in early July of the same year ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2019 15:23

$39.99
174816

GRAF ZEPPELIN Airship 1st Around World Flight STARTS Hugo Eckener 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372740421855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., August 8, 1929 * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World begins * Commander Hugo Eckener The top of the front page has a four column heading: "DIRIGIBLE HOLDS TRUE TO HER COURSE ABOVE SEA" with subheads. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends September 16, 2019 15:01

$44.00
175153

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Jefferson Davis 1864 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372764821372

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Nov. 8, 1864 * Confederate president Jefferson Davis * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Glorious Achievements of Forrest's Horse Marines" "Yankee Army News" "The Tennessee Valley Campaign" "The President's Message" in which he presents to his Congress an optimistic view of the war's progress. Some war items on the bkpg. but mostly taken up with ads. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the first state to leave the Union. The first shots of the war were fired in Charleston harbor. A... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2019 11:34

$74.99
175085

APOLLO 11 Moon Spaceflight Rocket Takeoff - Neil Armstrong PHOTO 1969 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392418405874

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, July 16, 1969 * Apollo 11 spaceflight takeoff * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins The front page has a nice banner headline: "OFF TO THE MOON !" with a large photo of the takeoff. More coverage on page 2 with photos including one of Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins walking to their rocket that would take them to the moon 4 days later. A great headline and a somewhat uncommon issue as most issues saved were on the moon landing, not of their liftoff from Earth. The complete first section with 18 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2019 08:32

$49.99
174768

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH Quits U.S. Army Air Corps Reserve 1941 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739649526

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, April 28, 1941 * Charles Lindbergh quits his military post * U.S. Army Air Corps Reserve * Aviator - Atlantic Ocean solo flight fame The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "LINDBERGH QUITS THE ARMY" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 30 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 September 15, 2019 15:08

$45.00
174765

APOLLO 11 Moon Spaceflight Rocket Takeoff - Neil Armstrong PHOTOS 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384164156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-UNION, Rochester, New York, July 16, 1969 * Apollo 11 spaceflight takeoff * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins The front page has a nice banner headline: "Off to The Moon! Start Goes Well; 3 Brave Men Reach for a Dream" with large photo of the takeoff among others. Nice for display. More on the following pages. First report coverage at the beginning of the historic flight of Apollo 11 which put the very first humans on the Moon. Most issues that were saved was the actual Moon landing making this issue much more uncommon. This is the complete 1st section only (pages 1-20), good condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 14:56

$52.00
174738

AMELIA EARHART Airplane LOST over Pacific Ocean Fame Led to Death 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383782703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 11, 1938 * Amelia Earhart lost at sea * Captain Hilton H. Railey * "Preface To Greatness" * re. Lost in Pacific Ocean The top of page 49 has a one column heading: "MISS EARHART HELD VICTIM OF 'CAREER'" with subheads. (see) Amelia Earhart was lost over a year earlier. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 52 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:32

$57.00
174715

Confederate JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Pre Greenback Raid 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738128848

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 21, 1864 * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * From the capital of the Confederacy A wealth of Civil War reporting from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Report Surprise of Mosby's Command" which includes: "...Northern papers say...surprised the camp of Mosby near Piedmont, Va., & captures some artillery, prisoners, horses...the captured guns have been sent to this city...This is all a Yankee lie. Mosby's command has no artillery--not a single cannon. Despite this reported surprise of Mosby's camp his men seem to be hovering about..." with more. This would have been just before Mosby's famous "Greenback Raid". Much oth... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:21

$82.00
174652

HAIR (musical) PRE-Broadway Greenwich Village - RARE AD in The Village Voice


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372735125837

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, October 19, 1967 * A extremely rare ad for the Broadway Hit - "HAIR" - prior to making it to Broadway * The Public Theater - Greenwich, in the Village's own iconic newspaper Prior to making it to Broadway and becoming one of the most famous musicals to hit the stage, the musical "Hair" appeared off-Broadway at The Public Theater in Greenwich Village. This issue contains two ads for the show. Due to its limited engagement, and it being prior to its incredible Broadway success, such ads are extremely rare - and even more so when from Greenwich Village's own iconic newspaper. Other ads include those for Jefferson Airplane, Arlo Guthrie, Donovan, and more, as well as a feature... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 14:48

$125.00
174635

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Crashes Airplane in Around World Attempt 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392375328257

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 21, 1937. * Amelia Earhart Around the World Attempt (2nd stage) * Crashes After Take-Off in Hawaii The front page has a one column heading: "Amelia's Cool Action Saves Trio in Crash" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Earhart crashing her airplane in Hawaii. This would end her 1st attempt to fly around the World. She would try again a few months later which lead to her famous disappearance in the Pacific. Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp and label within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:13

$48.00
174630

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Airplane 1st Around World Flight Attempt 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734908678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 18, 1937. * Amelia Earhart around the World attempt * Lockheed Electra 10E airplane (1st stage) The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Amelia Hops Off From Oakland on Her World Flight" with subheads. (see) More on page 2 & 3 with a great full page pictorial showing many views of her takeoff. First report coverage on her attempt to fly around the World which eventually lead to her famous disappearance a few months later in which she was never found. Great to have in a San Francisco publication, the city she flew over first from Oakland. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the fro... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:09

$72.00
174628

JIMMY DOOLITTLE Aviation Aviator Hero Airplane SPEED Record 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392374157141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1932 * Jimmy Doolittle record flight * Airplane speed feat The front page has one column headlines that include: "LAND PLANE RECORD IS SET BY DOOLITTLE" "Flying Major Averages 296.287 Miles an Hour at Cleveland and Touches 309.04" and more. (see) Coverage continues inside with photo of Doolittle. (see) Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements. Complete in a 80+ page Sunday edition, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:22

$47.00
174627

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Airplane 2nd Around World Flight Attempt 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734339201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 2, 1937. * Amelia Earhart around the World 2nd attempt * Lockheed Electra 10E airplane (1st stage) The front page has a one column heading: "Amelia Ends First Leg Hop" with subhead. Page 3 has a caricature of Earhart by Wolo Trutzschler. (see) First report coverage on her 2nd attempt to fly around the World which eventually lead to her famous disappearance the following month in which she was never found. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:22

$47.00
174623

APOLLO 11 Moon Spaceflight Rocket Takeoff - Neil Armstrong PHOTOS 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734338539

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 16, 1969 * Apollo 11 Moon spaceflight takeoff (day of) * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins The top of the front page has a three column headline: "THREE APOLLO ASTRONAUTS POISED TO SET OUT TODAY ON MOON-LANDING MISSION" with subheads and related photo. Much more inside, loads of text. Coverage at the beginning of the historic flight of Apollo 11 which put the very first humans on the Moon. Most issues that were saved was the actual Moon landing making this issue more uncommon. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Complete with all 72 pages, very light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:20

$49.00
174570

EMILIO CARRANZA Mexico Mexican Aviator Airplane Crash KILLED 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392371212957

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 14, 1928 * Emilio Carranza killed * Mexican aviator - airplane * "Lindbergh of Mexico" The front page has a banner headline: "MEXICAN FLYING ACE KILLED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Lengthy text continues on page 2. Photo of Carranza is on the back page. Complete with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:13

$58.00
174564

1958 GM FIREBIRD III Space Age Concept Car in Introduced 1958 Detroit Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392371205972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Sept. 10, 1958 * 1958 GM Firebird III automobile debuts * First space age concept car by GM The back page has four related photos of the new GM Firebird III concept car with heading: "GM Warms Up a New Firebird" and some text. I'm sure that only a Detroit publication would cover this. Rare as such. Complete with all 68 pages, light toning at the margins, binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The second concept car, the Firebird II of 1956, was a more practical design: a four-seat, family car. It is a low and wide design with two large air intakes at the front, a high bubble canopy top, and a vertical tail fin. Its exte... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:07

$77.00
174542

Best UFO Extraterrestrial THOMAS WALTON Alien Abduction 1975 Show Low Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370636272

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WHITE MOUNTAIN INDEPENDENT, Show Low, Arizona, Nov. 14, 1975 * Travis Walton U.F.O. abduction * Best newspaper to be had ? * Holy grail of extraterrestrial reports ? A truly fascinating newspaper and very rare as this is essentially the "hometown newspaper" of perhaps the most famous alien abduction case in American history known as the Travis Walton UFO Incident. This small town, weekly newspaper published just 38 miles from the abduction site involving Travis Walton, who lived in nearby Snowflake, Arizona. Websites have considerable detail on the abduction details of Walton, which are summarized in this newspaper as well. The front page includes a photo of Walton with the caption beginning: "UFO Passenger?..." as w... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:31

$2,500.00
174538

1st TRANSPACIFIC AIRPLANE Flight Nonstop Clyde Edward Pangborn 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732458231

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, October 4, 1931 * 1st non-stop transpacific airplane flight * Hugh Herndon Jr. & Clyde Edward Pangborn The front page has a banner headline: "HERNDON-PANGBORN START JAPAN-U. S. HOP" with subheads and related photos. (see) Coverage on the 1st non-stop transpacific airplane flight. (Japan to Washington State) Complete with 40+ pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:28

$47.00
167169

Great CHARLES LINDBERGH Atlantic Ocean SOLO Airplane Flight 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372456725671

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 22, 1927 * 1st report on Lindbergh's famous flight * He lands in Paris, France As uneventful as it seems today, Charles Lindbergh's solo flight across the Atlantic in 1927 made him the sensation of the decade. Newspapers around the world heralded his accomplishment and in France, where he landed, he was lauded as a hero. The banner headline announces: "DELIRIOUS PARIS ACCLAIMS LINDBERGH" with a subhead: "French Crowd Nearly Mobs Idol Of Hour" and more. There is also a ftpg. photo headed: "On Road to Fame and Fortune" showing him taking off from New York on his epic flight. The article carries over to pg. 6. Notice also the back page advertise... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2019 15:41

$180.00
174506

Humorist WILL ROGERS & Aviator Wiley Post Airplane Crash DEATHS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372729273910

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 20, 1935 * Will Rogers & Wiley Post * Airplane crash - deaths The top of page 17: "BODIES OF FLIERS REACH CALIFORNIA" with subheads and two related photos, one of the wreckage and the other of the Eskimo that told the story. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends September 02, 2019 14:20

$40.00
174472

FREDDIE MERCURY Rock Band QUEEN Singer DEATH of AIDS 1991 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392365010529

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 26, 1991 * Freddie Mercury death * Lead singer of the rock band Queen The front page of section F has a headline: "Sex, Drugs, Rock...and AIDS" with subheads and photo. Lengthy text continues inside with another related photo.Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete 1st and F sections only with a total of 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 01, 2019 15:19

$78.00
174435

1st TRANSATLANTIC Airplane Flight John Alcock Vickers Vimy IV 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363642787

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1919 * 1st Non-stop Transatlantic airplane flight (historic) * John Alcock & Arthur W. Brown takeoff It may be a surprise to many that Charles Lindbergh was not the first to fly non-stop across the Atlantic (his was the first solo flight). Eight years previously the pair of John Alcock & Arthur Brown made the historic flight which this issue heralds the start with a banner headline: "ALCOCK AND BROWN, IN THEIR VIMY AIRPLANE, START ATLANTIC FLIGHT IN HEAVY WIND; NO WORD FROM THEM AFTER LEAVING ST. JOHNS" with various related subheads and related map. More on the following pages with loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. This... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:13

$77.00
174413

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong APOLLO 11 on the Way Space 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726360686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1969 * Apollo 11 moon mission * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins * JFK's goal in progress - 50th anniversary this year The top of the front page has four column headline: "APOLLO COASTS ON TOWARD MOON; ROCKET FIRED TO REFINE COURSE; ASTRONAUTS SHOW CAPSULE ON TV" with subheads and related photo. Much more on the inside pages. Most issues that were saved reported the actual Moon landing, making this much more uncommon. Complete with all 68 pages, minor margin wear, some archival mending on page 2, otherwise very nice.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:55

$46.00
174408

O'HARE AIRPORT American Airlines Flight 191 Airplane Crash PHOTOS 1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726359669

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 27, 1979 * American Airlines Flight 191 takeoff crash * O'Hare airport disaster w/ famous photo The top of the front page has a six column headline: "Erluy Reports Clear Pilot Of Error in Plane Crash" with two related photos, one being the infamous image of the airplane losing control just after takeoff. (see) Coverage on the American Airlines flight 191 airplane crash at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. Reporting continues inside with complete list of the casualties. Until 9/11, it was the deadliest air disaster to occur on U.S. soil. Complete 1st section only with all 20m pages, good condition.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:52

$48.00
174389

CHANCE M. VOUGHT Aviation Aviator Pioneer DEATH w/ Photo 1930 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726192498

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1930 * Chance Milton Vought death (1st report) * Aviation pioneer - airplane - aviator Page 13 has a one column heading: "C. M. VOUGHT DIES; PIONEER IN AVIATION" with subheads and photo. (see) Text takes up 1 3/4 columns. 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 in 30 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends August 30, 2019 09:32

$42.00
174386

French Aviator LOUIS BLERIOT 1st English Channel AIRPLANE Flight 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392361842149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 26, 1909 * Louis Bleriot * English Channel 1st flight * Heavier than air aircraft Page 8 has over a full column taken up with reporting the historic first flight across the English Channel, a feat which many predicted would never happen for many years despite a prize offered by the Daily Mail newspaper (first offered in 1908, then extended to 1909). The Frenchman, Louis Bleriot, was the winner. The column heads: "CROWDS SCARED BY AIRSHIP" "British Mob Tries to Wreck the French Channel Flier" with more (see). Twelve pages, various margin tears, most loose at the spine. Should be handled with care.

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Ends August 30, 2019 09:29

$55.00
174334

WILEY POST Very 1st Solo AIRPLANE Flight Around the World 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722369393

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1933 * Aviator Wiley Post - airplane pilot * First person to fly solo around the world * The landing in New York City (1st report) The front page has a four column headline: "POST ARRIVES SAFELY IN NEW YORK, CIRCLING WORLD IN 7 DAYS, 19 HOURS; MOLLISONS ARE FLYING THE ATLANTIC" with subheads: "75,000 at City Airport Greet Flier After a 15,595-Mile Trip" "Winnie Mae Took Off From Edmonton at 10:41 A.M. for 2,004-Mile Hop" "First Man to Circle the World in Solo Flight Brings Back Many Records" & more with a photo of Post exiting his plane. More on the following pages with loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports... See More  

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Ends August 25, 2019 15:24

$62.00
174333

GLENN CURTISS American Aviator Airplane Industry Pioneer DEATH 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722369174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1930 * Glenn Curtiss death * Aviation pioneer * U.S. airplane industry The front page has a one column heading: "GLENN CURTISS DIES, PIONEER IN AVIATION" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day including a nice coverage on the 1930 Vulture earthquake in Italy. (see) Complete in 44 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 25, 2019 15:23

$37.00
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GUNTHER GROENHOFF Germany's Champion Glider Pilot Gliding KILLED 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392353992059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 24, 1932 * Gunther Groenhoff killed * Germany's Glider pilot - gliding Near of the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "World's Glider Champion Is Killed by Fall; Groenhoff's Rudder Breaks Off in a Storm" (see) First report coverage on the death of Gunther Groenhoff, German champion glider pilot. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:37

$42.00
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MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong APOLLO 11 Day of Splashdown 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352587540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1969 * Apollo 11 moon mission success * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins * JFK's goal reached - 50th anniversary this year The top of the front page has four column headline: "ASTRONAUTS COASTING HOMEWARD, ACCELERATED BY EARTH'S GRAVITY; NATIONS PLANS MAMMOTH WELCOME" with subheads. Much more on the inside pages. Most issues that were saved reported the actual Moon landing, making this much more uncommon. Complete with all 76 pages, minor margin wear, otherwise very nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:15

$48.00
174195

VANGUARD TV3 America 1st Space Satellite Rocket EXPLOSION Failure 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIRROR NEWS--EXTRA, Los Angeles, Dec. 6, 1957 * Vanguard TV3 embarrassment * America's 1st attempt to launch satellite * Early, same day report - Nice for display The bold banner headline above the masthead announces the embarrassing entry of the United States in the space race with the Soviet Union, with a dramatic & very blunt statement: "SATELLITE FLOPS" with a subhead: "Moon Erupts on Test Stand". Also a four photo: "Picture Sequence Shows Explosion & Burning of Vanguard Rocket at Florida Site." This monumental failure of America's first attempt at space came just 2 months after the Soviets shocked the world with its successful Sputnik I launch, taking the lead in the space race. The complete issue with... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:03

$84.00
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Aviator HOWARD HUGHES Famous Airplane Flight Around the World 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372708318560

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, July 12, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World The front page has a great banner headline: "HUGHES PLANE LANDS AT OMSK" with subheads, related map & photo. Nice for display. More on page 3. Complete with all 30 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 August 09, 2019 14:56

$72.00
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