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177229

MISS ABLE & BAKER Monkeys Jupiter Rocket SPACE Flight Return 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570860475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, May 29, 1959 * Space monkeys Able & Miss Baker * 1st living beings returned from space alive The top of the back page has a one column heading: "Monkeys Fly To Capital For 'Talks'" (see) Complete with all 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:29

$40.00
177204

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864258344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 7, 1941 * "A Date Which Will Live in Infamy" * Pre Pearl Harbor attack on America * Dated December 7, 1941 (DAY OF) * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ROOSEVELT APPEALS TO HIROHITO AFTER NEW THREAT IN INDO-CHINA" with subheads. (see) Were the Japanese carrier airplanes on there way when this issue was published ? INCOMPLETE ISSUE containing the first 6 pages (loose at the spine) of the 1st section only, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:33

$52.00
177136

ALFRED LOEWENSTEIN Belgian Financier MYSTERIOUS DEATH on Airplane 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861844434

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1928 * Alfred Loewenstein's mysterious death * Airplane fall over English Channel The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LOWENSTEIN'S TRAGIC END SHAKES EUROPE'S MARKETS; SUICIDE THEORY IS RAISED" with subheads. (See) Lengthy report continues inside with photo. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, small binding slits along the spine with a small piece torn away at upper left corner but no text loss, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:16

$40.00
177132

AFRED LOEWENSTEIN Belgian Financier Airplane Fall FREAK DEATH 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861843111

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 5, 1928 * Alfred Loewenstein freakish death * Belgian financier - multimillionaire The front page has a great banner headline: "RICH BANKER DROPS INTO SEA" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Photo of Loewenstein is on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such. wikipedia notes: On the evening of 4 July 1928, Loewenstein left from Croydon to fly to Brussels on his private aircraft, a Fokker F.VII trimotor, along with six other people. While the aircraft was crossing the Eng... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:14

$57.00
177130

AUTOMATIC STABILIZER Orville Wright Brothers Airplane Invention 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566707711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, Los Angeles, Jan. 5, 1914 * Orville Wright Brothers * "Automatic stabilizer" invention * Wright Model E airplane aeroplane * FRONT LEAF ONLY ******* The top of the front page has a photo of Orville Wright along with illustration of the Wright Model E with heading: "Says He Has Revolutionized Flying". (see) Also one column headings that include: "For Safety In Flight" "Invention Insures It, Says Wright" "Declares Problem of Automatic Stability in Air Has Been Solved" and more. (see) Complete article from Dayton, Ohio is all on the front page. A very historic report in aviation. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and minor wear at the margins, great report as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:13

$172.00
177068

NAZIS INVADE CRETE GREECE Airplane Gliders Parachutes1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372855432556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, May 22, 1941 * Nazis invade Crete Greece * World War II - WWII gliders - paratroopers The front page has a terrific banner headline: "BRITISH FLEET CRIPPLED AS CRETE BATTLE RAGES" with subhead. (see) Great for display. Related photo on page 2. First section only with 14 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:48

$68.00
177061

ALFRED LOEWENSTEIN Belgian Financier MYSTERIOUS DEATH on Airplane 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372855428461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1928 * Alfred Loewenstein's mysterious death * Airplane fall over English Channel The front page has a one column heading: "LOWENSTEIN'S BODY FOUND IN CHANNEL" with subheads. (See) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. A few binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:40

$40.00
177035

EDDIE RICKENBACKER American WWI Fighter Ace Found at Sea ALIVE 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854161444

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, November 15, 1942 * Eddie Rickenbacker found alive * American World War I airplane fighter ace * Adrift at sea for 24 days The front page has great banner headline: "CAPT. RICKENBACKER, 5 OTHERS RESCUED" with subhead. More on pages 3 & 4 with photos. First report coverage on the rescue of Captain Eddie Rickenbacker after he was adrift at sea for 24 days. Nice to have in a West Coast publication. Incomplete issue containing the 1st 2 loose leafs (pages 1-4) only but all Rickenbacker reporting is present. Irregular along the left margin, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:49

$39.00
176999

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President of United States INAUGURATION Inaugural 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549075009

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, N.C., March 6, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * 1st Inauguration - inaugural address * From a future Confederate city * Dawn of the Civil War Printed on page 2 in this famous soon-to-be-Confederate port city is Abraham Lincoln's: "Inaugural Address" which takes nearly two full column. In his address he tries to allay the fears of the Southern states as to his motives, and near the end he says: "...I am loth to close. We are not enemies but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may be strained, it must not break our bonds of affection...". Perhaps not surprisingly, there is no formal introductory text concerning the festivities, etc, but there is a "jab" in how Lincoln arrived, he... See More  

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:05

$540.00
176951

JAMES WARD PACKARD Automobile Motor Car Company Pioneer DEATH 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849883478

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 21, 1928 * James Ward Packard death * Automobile - car pioneer The top of page 27 has a one column heading: "JAMES W. PACKARD, AUTO PIONEER, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of James Ward Packard, American automobile manufacturer who founded the Packard Motor Car Company. 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 56 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:22

$40.00
176943

JIMMIE MATTERN American Airplane Aviator Found ALIVE in Siberia 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849880848

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 8, 1933 * American Aviator Jimmie Mattern * Airplane flight around the World attempt * Found to be safe in Siberia The top of the front page has a two column heading: "MATTERN IS SAFE IN NORTH SIBERIA; SOVIET WILL AID" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with 2 related photos. First report coverage on Jimmie Mattern, the American flyer who had disappeared on June 14 while trying to complete the first solo airplane flight around the world, getting out word that he had survived. Mattern, missing for more than three weeks, was able to send a telegram from the Siberian city of Bocharova with the words "Safe at Anadyr, Chukotka, Siberia. Jimmie Mattern." Complete with all 26 pages,... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:18

$39.00
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: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, 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 December 21, 2019 13:33

$145.00
176850

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO Missouri 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543451437

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, August 18, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin, Missouri trial This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. Page 4 has an article headed: "Mrs. Hite to Testify Against Frank James" with subhead. (see) This trial of the brother of outlaw Jesse James, held in Gallatin, Missouri, was concerning his involvement in Winston Railroad robbery This issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 10 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:15

$32.00
176815

ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route President & Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846097914

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 19, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln inauguration train * Jefferson Davis inauguration * Confederate President The entire front page is taken up with excellent & detailed reporting on Abraham Lincoln's journey to Washington for his inauguration, with first column heads including: "THE PRESIDENTIAL PROGRESS" "The Journey of Mr. Lincoln & Suite from Buffalo to Albany" "The Price of Rails Rides on the Engine" "The Reception at the State Capital" "Immense Turnout to Receive the Great Rail Splitter" "The Address of Welcome & the Replies of Mr. Lincoln "The President Among the Ladies" and even more (see). Included are at least 3 speeches by Abraham Lincoln, all on the ftpg. Page 5 is noteworthy as well contain... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:44

$97.00
176807

THURMAN MUNSON New York Yankees Catcher Airplane CRASH Death 1979 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846096286

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, August 3, 1979 * Catcher Thurman Munson killed * New York Yankees baseball * Jet airplane crash disaster The top of page 5 has a banner headline: "Yankee catcher Thurman Munson dies in plane crash"First report coverage on the airplane crash that killed New York Yankees' star catcher, Thurman Munson. Complete with all 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:39

$48.00
176718

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH 49ers Emigrants Letter & Dolly Madison Death 1849 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392534916242

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 17, 1849 * California gold rush - 49ers * Dolly Madison death Page 3 has: "The Overland California Emigrants" which includes a terrific letter on a long wagon train heading: "...towards the golden regions of California...that a collision had taken place between a party of emigrants and some Indians..." with more. Great letter on the romance of gold-seekers heading west. Also: "Funeral of the Late Mrs. Madison" being the famed Dolly Madison; and: "From Santa Fe" which is rather lengthy (see). Four pages, very nice condition. Very minor loss to a lower, blank corner not close to any text.

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Ends December 13, 2019 14:58

$93.00
176685

4 Aviator HOWARD HUGHES Famous Airplane Flight Around the World 1938 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392534353737

Offered are 4 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston. A set of 4 issues dated July 11, 12, 14 & 15, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World Each issue has a top- of-the-front page headline and photo concerning Howard Hughes' historic around-the-world flight. See the photos for the both the headlines and the graphics. Each issue is complete & in very nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2019 07:22

$99.00
177261

CAIRO-HAIFA TRAIN BOMBINGS Palestine War Jewish Lehi Jews British 1948 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865479038

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, March 1, 1948 * Cairo-Haifa train bombings * 1947-1949 Palestine War * Jewish militant group Lehi The front page has a nice banner headline: "28 DIE IN PALESTINE BLAST" with caption: "Train Carrying Tommies Blown Up" and subheads. Nice for display. Complete with 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, printing flaw along the 1st column, generally good.

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Ends December 12, 2019 11:55

$39.99
177247

HOWARD HUGHES Aviator & Business Magante Airplane Flight DEATH 1976 LA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865330040

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, April 6, 1976 * Howard Hughes death (1st report) * Aviation & business fame The front page headline announces: "HUGHES DIES OF STROKE ON PLANE" with subheads and photo of Howard Hughes. More on page. Nice to have in a Los Angeles publication, rare as such. First section only with pages 1-20, a few printing flaws does not affect readability, generally nice.

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:35

$49.99
176647

CHINA CLIPPER 1st Trans-Pacific Airmail AIRPLANE Flight PHOTOS1935 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531209106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, December 8, 1935 * China Clipper airplane flight photos * 1st Trans-Pacific airmail commercial service The front page of this rotogravure section has 4 related photos concerning the famous airmail flight across the Pacific. (see) Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Eight pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 16:01

$47.00
176640

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531205924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1953 * Jacqueline Cochran breaks the sound barrier * 1st ever woman to do so - jet airplane The top of page 32 has a one column heading: "MISS COCHRAN TOPS THE SPEED OF SOUND" with subhead and photo of Cochran. 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 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition. 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 cours... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:58

$58.00
176637

Best TWILIGHT ZONE: THE MOVIE Actor Vic Morrow Helicopter Accident1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372837581236

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 24, 1982 * Twilight Zone: The Movie helicopter accident * Actor Vic Morrow & 2 others killed * Hollywood movie - film scene The front page has a four column photo of the crash site. A one column heading reads: "Vic Morrow, 2 Children Die in Film Accident" First report coverage continues inside with small photo of Morrow and one of the Children. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with 36 pages, piece torn away on the back page (unrelated), very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:56

$58.00
177217

BOBBY GREENLEASE Kidnapping MURDER Millionaire Automobile Dealer 1953 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864281912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. JOSEPH NEWS-PRESS, Missouri, October 7, 1953 * Bobby Greenlease kidnapping - found dead * Carl Austin Hall & Bonnie Emily Brown Heady * Best title to be had ? - very rare as such The top of the front page is a nice banner headline: "Body of Kidnapped Greenlease Child Is Found in St. Joseph" with subheads and a few related photo. (see) More inside. First report coverage on the kidnapping & murder of Bobby Greenlease. Great to have from the city where he was buried and found. Very rare as such. Complete with 28 pages, minor wear at the central fold and margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 11, 2019 11:50

$57.99
177202

Great Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight LOST Pacific Ocean 1937 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864219019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Extra, July 3, 1937. * Amelia Earhart famous disappearance * Searching the Pacific Ocean * Great headline for display * HISTORIC FIRST REPORT * Before she was reported down The front page has a terrific banner headline: "AMELIA RADIOS DISTRESS CALL! GAS FAILING IN SOUTH PACIFIC" with subhead and photo of Earhart. This is a very early first report on her disappearance before it was reported she was grounded somewhere in the Pacific. Great for display. Nice to have in a West Coast publication. First section only with all 10 pages, a little rubbing along the central fold, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 11, 2019 10:48

$249.99
177201

WILL ROGERS & Wiley Post Airplane CRASH Deaths w/ Photos 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864182083

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 17, 1935 * Will Rogers airplane crash death * Aviator Wiley Post (1st report) The front page has a terrific banner headline: "WILL ROGERS AND POST KILLED IN PLANE CRASH" with subheads and photo of the two. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages with photos. Complete 1st section only with 12 pages, minor rubbing along central fold, nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 10:09

$74.99
177148

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO Missouri 1883 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392566757921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Sept. 12, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin, Missouri trial The top of a ftpg. column has heads: "HITE'S CONFESSION" "The Story of the Winston Robbery and Other Crimes" "Liddell's Testimony Corroborated--Frank James Was One of the Party--McMillan's Death". This was the murder trial of Frank James, Jesse's brother, and Dick Liddil was one of the gang. This article takes almost the entire column. Twelve pages, rejoined at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2019 09:46

$44.99
176606

FLINT SIT-DOWN STRIKE Michigan General Motors & Labor Union UAW 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372833793127

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1937 * Flint, Michigan sit-down strike worsens * United Automobile Workers (UAW) to Labor Union * GM General Motors The top of the front page has a three column headline: "24 HURT IN FLINT STRIKE RIOT; POLICE BATTLE STREET MOBS; GOVERNOR RUSHES TO SCENE" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 08, 2019 15:23

$45.00
167302

LZ 129 HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin EXPLOSION Disaster w/ Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392143270471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW CASTLE COURIER-TIMES, Indiana, May 7, 1937 * Hindenburg airship disaster * Lakehurst NJ New Jersey The top of the front page features the very famous photo of the Hindenburg explosion, headed: "Actual Explosion of German Zeppelin Hindenburg!" A lengthy caption as well. The article has a 2-line, 3-column heading: "30 Persons Are Dead or Missing In Flaming Wreck of Dirigible". There are other related stories as well one headed: "Sympathy Message Is Sent to Hitler". Complete in 16 pages in surprisingly nice condition with virtually no wear at the central fold.

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Ends December 08, 2019 14:18

$177.00
176574

ORVILLE WRIGHT DEATH Brothers & Assassination of Mahatma Gandhi 1948 Newspaper *


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832549245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST (tabloid size), January 31, 1948 * 1st report on Orville Wright death * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi assassination This famous New York City tabloid publication has a page 2 report with heading: "Orville Wright, 76, Plane Pioneer, Dies" with 2 related photos. (see) Page 3 has reporting on the assassination of Gandhi with heading: "Gandhi's Son Sets His Funeral Pyre" and more with related photo. (see) Complete with 30+ pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 07, 2019 15:31

$78.00
176573

CHARLES LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING Bizarre Safe Return ? Headline 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523802014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Extra, April 7, 1932 * Charles Lindbergh Jr. baby kidnapping case * Bizarre headline suggests all is well This was one of the most famous crime mysteries of the 20th century which ended with the execution of Bruno Hauptmann. Here is a very odd banner headline that suggests the Lindbergh baby might be returned safely: "RETURN OF LINDBERGH BABY EXPECTED SOON" and subheads and photo. A great curiosity headline for display here. Complete with all 10 pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends December 07, 2019 15:31

$47.00
176540

Rare Salt Lake City UT Utah Nice Masthead Engraving 1893 Magazine OUTER WRAPPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832151196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DESERET WEEKLY, Salt Lake City, Utah, Jan. 5, 1889 * Uncommon title with outer wrappers * Mormons - Mormonism This paper calls itself a: "Pioneer Publication of the Rocky Mountain Region - Truth and Liberty". See the photo below for the very decorative & large front page illustration, which shows settlers traveling, the Mormon temple, an early train, etc. This issue includes: "The Territorial Fair" "The Negro Problem" "Colored Catholics" "Held for Bigamy" "He was from Utah" & so much more. Complete in 32 pages, 8 by 12 inches, some foxing to cover.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:33

$32.00
176521

LOS GATOS DC-3 Mexican Laborers Airplane "Deportee" Song CRASH 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831276861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 29, 1948 * Los Gatos DC-3 airplane crash * Diablo Range - California disaster * Mexican farm laborers - workers * Woody Guthrie's "Deportee" song The front page has a one column heading: "Plane Crash Kills 28 Deportees" with subhead. First report coverage on the 1948 Los Gatos DC-3 crash in which killed many Mexicans being sent back to Mexico. This plane crash inspired the protest song "Deportee" by Woody Guthrie. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine,small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:12

$46.00
176516

CRISTERO WAR Jaisco Mexico Jose Reyes Vega TRAIN MASSACRE Soldiers1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831273645

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA MORNING BEE, Nebraska, April 21, 1927 * Federal soldiers train massacre * El Limon, Jalisco, Mexico * Cristero War - Zapatistas * Jose Reyes Vega The front page has a one column heading: "Mexican Bandits Kill Passengers Escaping Fire" with subhead. (see) Complete with 18 pages, light toning and some margin wear with a little unrelated text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:07

$38.00
176484

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight SOLO 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830037240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 20, 1932 * Amelia Earhart (1st stage) * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo (day of) The front page has a one column heading: "AMELIA PUTNAM AND DO-X READY FOR OCEAN HOPS" with subheads. (see) This was the first female solo flight across the Atlantic. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:55

$44.00
176422

KONSTANTIN TSIOLKOVSKY Father of ROCKETS Rocketry Pioneer DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518266133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1935 * Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky death * Father of rockets & Astronautics Page 21 has one column headings: "TSIOLKOVSKI IS DEAD; DESIGNER OF ROCKETS" "Willed All Works on Aviation to Soviet When He Felt His Illness Would Be Fatal" 1st report coverage on the death of this famous scientist who is one of the founding fathers of rocketry. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:21

$47.00
176400

Charles LUCKY LUCIANO Racketeer Mob Mafia Genovese Family DEATH 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825286090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, January 27, 1962 * Charles Lucky Luciano death (1st report) * John Glenn gets ready for historical space flight The front page has a heading: "Luckily, Luckies Not Too Pelntiful" First report coverage on the death of famous New York City gangster, Charles "Lucky" Luciano. Lucky Luciano ranks as the #1 successful gangster of all-time. Complete with 8 pages, small binding holes along the spine, address stamp within the masthead, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:53

$52.00
176399

1ST New York City SUBWAY Alfred Ely Beach Pneumatic Transit OPENS 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825285936

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 27, 1870 * Very 1st NYC subway opens (1st report) The top of page 7 has one column headings: "'Under Broadway'" "Proposed Underground Railroad..." Coverage on the opening of the Beach Pneumatic Transit subway. This was New York City's very 1st subway and was invented by Alfred Ely Beach. It's power source was pneumatic. Historic! Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a printing flaw at the beginning the subway article affects appearance (see), otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:53

$72.00
176351

KNUTE ROCKE Notre Dame College Football Coach Killed w/ PHOTOS 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372822546017

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 3, 1931 * Knute Rockne killed w/ photos * Notre Dame head football coach * Airplane crash disaster The front page has a one column heading: "Throngs Surge to Pay Rockne Last Tribute" (see) More in the sport's section and 6 related photos on the back page with banner heading at the top. Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends November 30, 2019 14:17

$72.00
176308

AL SCARFACE CAPONE Gangland Boss Enters Atlanta Penitentiary 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392506734037

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1932 * Al Capone enters prison (1st report) * Tax evasion guilty charge * Chicago gangster boss The front page has one column headings that include: "PRISON DOORS CLOSE BEHIND CAPONE" "Gangster Reaches Atlanta After Day on Which Curious Crowds Inspect the Train" "Convicts Cry 'Welcome!' " and more. Complete in 40 pages, great condition. This is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings.

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Ends November 29, 2019 14:08

$57.00
176246

F-82 MUSTANG Fighter Airplane Flight RECORD Honolulu to New York 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372820035739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 1, 1947 * North American F-82 Twin Mustang * United States Air force Fighter airplane * Robert E. Thacker record flight The top of the front page has a three column photo with heading: "Here From Hawaii After Record Flight" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with another photo. See below for description of this aviation event. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition a little creasing on the front pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On 27 February 1947, a P-82B 44-65168 named Betty Jo and flown by Colonel Robert E. Thacker made history when it flew nonstop from Hawaii to New York without refueling, a distance of 5,051 mi (8,129 km) in 14 hr 32 min (347.5 mph/559.2... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:11

$57.00
176232

F-82 MUSTANG Fighter Airplane Flight RECORD Honolulu to New York 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372816720965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 28, 1947 * North American F-82 Twin Mustang * United States Air force Fighter airplane * Robert E. Thacker record flight The front page has a one column heading: "P-82 AT MAINLAND ON NON-STOP DASH" with subhead. First report coverage continues on page 7 with photo. See below for description of this aviation event. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: On 27 February 1947, a P-82B 44-65168 named Betty Jo and flown by Colonel Robert E. Thacker made history when it flew nonstop from Hawaii to New York without refueling, a distance of 5,051 mi (8,129 km) in 14 hr 32 min (347.5 mph/559.2 km/h). This flight tested the P-82's range. The aircraft carried ... See More  

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Ends November 25, 2019 14:18

$40.00
176230

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight SOLO 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372816720323

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1932 * Amelia Earhart - transatlantic flight * 1st woman to achieve solo * Airplane flight begins (1st report) The front page has one column headings: "MISS EARHART FLIES ALONE FOR PARIS ON 'LINDBERGH DAY'" "With Fair Sky, Wind Aiding, She Takes Off at Day's End From Harbor Grace, Nfld." "Due At Goal This Morning" and more. (see) Text continues inside with photo and map. (see) This was the first female solo flight across the Atlantic. See the hyperlink for more. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2019 14:17

$78.00
176225

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392500091053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, July 13, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HUGHES TAKES OFF FROM YAKUTSK FOR FAIRBANKS, ALASKA" with subheads. (see) More on page 2 with related map. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2019 14:12

$52.00
176192

PIONEER 1 Very 1st NASA Spacecraft Rocket LAUNCH Lunar Orbiter 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372816340030

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1958 * Pioneer 1 launch * 1st NASA spacecraft The top of the front page has a five column headline: "U.S. ROCKET RISING 80,000 MILES, BUT WILL NOT CIRCLE THE MOON; MAY BE IN ORBIT AROUND EARTH'" with subheads related photo and diagram. Much more on pages 56 & 57, loads of text. First report coverage on the launch of "Pioneer 1" which became the first spacecraft launched by NASA, the newly formed space agency of the United States. Nice to have in this famous NYC publication. Complete 1st section only with all 144 pages, minor wear at the margins, generally very nice..

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Ends November 25, 2019 06:14

$67.00
176186

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372815646640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, December 6, 1941 * Pre Pearl Harbor attack on America * Dated December 6, 1941 (EVE) The front page has a two column heading: "Pacific Crisis: Japan Answers FDR---'Troops in Indo-China Don't Exceed Treaty Limit'" (see). Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, two small mends at the margin, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends November 24, 2019 14:37

$42.00
176184

SATURN I ONE 1st Heavy-Lift Space NASA ROCKET Launch 1961 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372815645488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, October 28, 1961 * Saturn I rocket launching * 1st heavy lift space launcher The front page has a banner headline: "U.S. Fires Biggest Rocket" with subheads that include: "New Shot Aids Race to Moon" and more. (see) Coverage continues inside. Two library stamps just above the headline into the masthead. (see) Complete with all 40+ pages, small binding holes along the spine, light toning at the margins, mentioned library stamps, generally very nice. wikpedia notes: President John F. Kennedy identified the Saturn I, and the SA-5 launch in particular, as being the point where US lift capability would surpass the Soviets, after being behind since Sputnik. That was last mentioned in a speech he gave at... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2019 14:35

$72.00
176176

GEMINI 3 Manned Spaceflight Gus Grissom NASA Capsule Splashdown 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372815641847

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., March 24, 1965 * Gemini 3 manned spaceflight - NASA * Gus Grissom & John W. Young * Selma to Montgomery AL Alabama * Martin Luther King Jr. * Civil Rights march The front page has a nice banner headline: "SPACE TWINS IN TRIPLE SUCCESS" with subheads and large photo. NIce for display. More inside. Also a one column heading: "Ala. Marchers Slosh Through Foul Weather" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Gemini 3 was the first manned mission in NASA's Gemini program, the second American manned space program. On March 23, 1965, the spacecraft, nicknamed Molly Brown, performed the seventh manned US spaceflight, and... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2019 14:27

$62.00
176150

ROCKET AIRPLANE INVENTION Rocketeer Rocketry Robert H. Goddard 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372814439438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 9 only of the New York Times, September 27, 1931 * Robert H. Goddard * Rocket airplane invention * w/ illustration Page XX4 of this section has two column headlines announcing: "NEW ROCKET PLANE FOR STRATOSPHERE," "Turbine Design Employs Gas Expansion And Propellers to Attain Great Speed" with two detailed illustration of his new invention (see images). Lengthy text here. Complete section 9 only with 12 pages, light toning and a little wear along the margins, generally good.

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Ends November 23, 2019 14:11

$62.00
176123

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Younger GANG Rock Island Winston TRAIN Robbery1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372813266283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LIBERAL SENTINEL, Middletown, New York, July 23, 1881 * Outlaw Jesse James-Younger gang * Rock Island railroad train robbery Page 2 has a report noting: "A gang of outlaws, supposed to be the James gang, on Friday night captured a train on the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific road...robbed the conductor & a passenger..." and a bit more (see). The next page has a much more detailed account of the event, taking three-quarters of a column & headed: "Robbing A Train" "Eye-Witnesses Accounts of the Robbery at Winston, Mo.". This was one of more famous of the James-Younger Gang robberies. Eight pages, some wear at a front page fold, 12 3/4 by 19 1/2 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 22, 2019 14:32

$117.00
176094

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Transatlantic Ocean Airplane Flight 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372812141578

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, July 18, 1938 * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? This is one of the best "Wrong Way Corrigan" issues we have offered, featuring a banner headline: "FLIES TO DUBLIN 'BY MISTAKE' " and subhead: "Corrigan Crosses Sea In 28 Hours In A $900 Crate". There are also two photo headed: "I Sure Was Surprised When I Found Myself Off the Coast of Ireland". Pages 2 & 3 have a banner headline stretching across both pages: "Corrrigan Phones For Flying Weather to California and Then -- Gasses His Plane; Cranks Her; and Turns Up Next in Ireland". There are an additional 8 photos relating to this with additional articles. Daniel Corrigan became known as "Wron... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2019 14:29

$177.00
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