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165274

HENRY OSSAWA TANNER African-American Painter Artist DEATH 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392085398947

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1937 * Henry Ossawa Tanner death * African-American painter - artist The top of page 26 has a one column heading: "HENRY O. TANNER, PAINTER, WAS 78" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Henry Ossawa Tanner, painting artist who was the first African-American painter to gain international acclaim. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2018 15:29

$47.00
165270

PINOCCHIO Walt Disney Movie Opening Night DEBUT Advertisement 1940 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392085397585

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1940 * Walt Disney's Pinocchio movie ad * Opening night premiere Page 17 has a 10 x 5 inch advertisement for the opening night showing of the famous Walt Disney animated cartoon movie 'Pinocchio' With movies at that time usually released 1st in New York City, this could very well be the very 1st advertisement for this movie classic in any newspaper. Nice illustration of the main character within this ad. (see) Nice edition for any Walt Disney collector. News of day, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the "rag edition", printed on very high quality newsprint for libraries & other institutions, rag edition in very nice c... See More  

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Ends August 17, 2018 15:26

$57.00
165266

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372373341338

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

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Ends August 17, 2018 15:19

$47.00
165225

Best NATIONAL LAMPOON'S VACATION Film Movie Opening Day AD 1983 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372073454

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 29, 1983 * Best "National Lampoon's Vacation" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American road comedy cult film - Chevy Chase A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "National Lampoon's Vacation" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any bette... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:11

$88.00
165205

Rare JOHN WILKES BOOTH Ford's Theatre Play Advertisement 1863 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084801185

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., November 6, 1863 * John Wilkes Booth as an actor * Rare appearance at Ford's Theatre A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. While page 2 has various reports on the Civil War, of interest to the collector is the advertisement on page 3, headed: "FORD'S NEW THEATRE" which includes within the text: "Friday Evening, November 6, 1863, Benefit of J. Wilkes Booth..." and then a bit further on: "The performance will commence with The Merchant of Venice. Shylock......J. Wilkes Booth. To Conclude with Taming The Shrew. Petruchio........J. Wilkes Booth." with more deta... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:45

$485.00
165180

PEG ENTWISTLE Actress Suicide Death Jump HOLLYWOOD SIGN Letter "H"1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371004022

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1932 * Actress Peg Entwistle suicide * Hollywood sign jump Page 2 has one column heads including: "PEG ENTWISTLE DIES IN HOLLYWOOD LEAP" "Actress Ends Life by Jumping Off Fifty-Foot Sign After Failure in the Movies" and more with a photo of Entwistle. This young actress, just 24 at the time, jumped off the letter "H" of the Hollywoodland sign in California, some years before the famous sign would be shorted to just "Hollywood". See the Wikipedia report on Peg Entwistle as she has remained a part of popular culture with "sightings" of her ghost, songs named after her and a theatrical production as well. Complete in 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:37

$87.00
165178

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084219904

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 25, 1980 * Best "Caddyshack" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Sport's comedy - Chevy Chase - Bill Murray A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Caddyshack" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecti... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:35

$110.00
165170

MARX BROTHERS A Night at the Opera Opening Day Advertisement 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370990614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1935 * "A Night at the Opera" in NYC * Opening day movie advertisement * Groucho - Chico - Harpo * Marx Brothers Page 31 has a 10 1/2 x 6 1/2 inch movie advertisement for the opening day of "A Night at the Opera" in New York City starring the Marx Brothers. (see images) News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:23

$40.00
165168

EDDIE FOY SR. American Actor Comedian Dancer Vaudevillian DEATH 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370989285

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1928 * Eddie Foy Sr. death (1st report) * Actor, comedian, dancer and vaudevillian The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "EDDIE FOY DIES SUDDENLY ON TOUR" with subheads and photo. (see) 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. Irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:21

$39.00
165047

P.T. Phineas T. Barnum Circus Fame as a Publisher 1853 Illustrations Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080123036

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLUSTRATED NEWS, New York, Jan. 22, 1853 * Published by P. T. Barnum Among the prints are: "Captain Ericsson Explaining His Invention to the Editors of New York" "Floating Mortar" "Astor Place Opera House" "Ball of the New York Fire Department..." "The Seals of Jerusalem" a nice town view of: "Concord, New Hampshire with 5 smaller prints including "The Residence of General Pierce" Sixteen pages, minor foxing, generally good. Phineas T. Barnum was the co-owner (see photos) of this early illustrated newspaper which preceded both "Leslie's Illustrated" and "Harper's Weekly" which would become immensely more successful. This effort by Barnum and the Beach brothers would last for only 48 iss... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:40

$32.00
165041

BORIS SCHATZ Lithuanian Jewish Artist & Sculptor Palestine DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372363683619

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1932 * Boris Schatz death (1st report) * Lithuanian Jewish artist & sculptor * Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design * "Father of Israeli art" Page 21 has a one column heading: "PROF. BORIS SCHATZ, NOTED ARTIST, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Boris Schatz, a Lithuanian Jewosh artist and sculptor who settled in Palestine. 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 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotto... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:34

$52.00
165028

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372363660549

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 10, 1782 * American Revolutionary War Era * 18th century from The Enemy Beginning on the ftpg. & continuing on pg. 2 is a report noting: "...have information that Sir Henry Clinton had dispatched General Leslie with a reinforcement of troops to Charlestown [Charleston]..." with more reports on Charleston. Than another letter Charleston with: "Since the unfortunate affair at York Town we have been making this place as strong as possible...were our arms but tolerably successful, this port might again become the great seat of trade..." & more (see). Pg. 5 has a letter from Quebec with reports of events in that theater (see). And then more than a full pag... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:10

$44.00
165025

WAR OF 1812 ENDS w/ Battle of New Orleans Andrew Jackson Victory 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080107407

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, April 26, 1815 * End of the War of 1812 * Battle of New Orleans victory * General Andrew Jackson Page 2 has a nice printing of the: "General Orders" in which Jackson announces to the military that the war has ended, including: "The Commanding General, with the most lively emotions of joy & of gratitude to heaven, announces to the troops under his command that a treaty of peace, between the United States and Great Britain was ratified & exchanged...". This is followed by a very lengthy letter signed: Andrew Jackson, concerning events immediately after the Battle of New Orleans, & in which he says: "...An honorable peace has dissolved our military connection; and, i... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:08

$42.00
164972

HELEN KELLER Gives Gold Medal Award to Lily Pons Opera Star PHOTO 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372358998952

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1938 * Helen Keller & Lily Pons Page 26 has a two column photo with heading: "Opera Star Gets Medal For Aiding The Blind" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 04, 2018 14:16

$37.00
164960

WOLFGANG AMADEDUS MOZART Austrian Classical Music Composer DEATH 1792 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372358984259

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1792 * Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart death (1st report) * Austrian classical music era composer * Piano and violin prodigy Inside under the "Deaths" column is a brief albeit historic report: "In his 36th year, the celebrated John Chrysostom Wolfgang Theophillus Mozart, Mastro di Cappela to the Imperial Court of Vienna; whose very early and uncommon musical talents are described by the Hon Daines Barrington, in the "Philosophical Transactions", vol. LX. He was born at Saltzbourg, Jan. 17 1756." Note: a much more brief report of his death appears in the December, 1791 Gentleman's Magazine. Also within is "East India Intelligence" which be... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2018 14:00

$290.00
164954

ORSON HYDE New Mormons Prophet ? Joseph Smith & General Tom Thumb 1845 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392077819242

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, May 3, 1845 * Mormons - Mormonism * Orson Hyde to be new leader ? * Brigham Young & Joseph Smith * General Tom Thumb European tour The back page has an item: "A New Prophet" noting: "It is rumored that the Mormons are soon to have another prophet. Brigham Young says that he has lately had an interview with Joe, who declared his determination to appoint Orson Hyde his successor, according to the provision in the Book of Covenants...". Another small item notes: "...Little general Tom Thumb is a fair specimen of our miniature Yankee productions. His mother in Connecticut is said to have become reconciled to his 'being out' for a spell. Mr. Barnum, of t... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2018 13:54

$43.00
164948

MIGUEL FLETA Spanish Operatic Singer & Tenor Spain DEATH 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392077814493

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1938 * Miguel Fleta death (1st report) * Spanish Operatic tenor * Iberian opera singer The top of the front page has a one column picture of Miguel Fleta and heading: "Miguel Fleta, Tenor, One In Opera Here" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 04, 2018 13:39

$37.00
164890

MODERN TIMES Charlie Chaplin Film Very 1st Movie REVIEW & Ad 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372355312538

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1936 * Charlie Chaplin's "Modern Times" * Opening Day in New York City review * Movie - film debut advertisements An inside page has the a review of the "new" film "Modern Times", considered by many as Chaplin;'s greatest film. The two column heading under "The Screen" reads: "Heralding the Return, After an Undue Absence, of Charlie Chaplin in 'Modern Times'" with caricature of Chaplin. (see) Also a one column heading: "CHAPLIN FANS JAM BLOCK AT OPENING" with subheads. (see) The same page also has a opening day advertisements as well. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produce... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2018 15:39

$50.00
164881

ROBERT SMALLS Negro Slave Ship Captain CSS Planter FREED Print 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392076096263

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 14, 1862 * Robert Smalls, "Hero of the Planter", who would eventually go from the walls of slavery to the halls of The House of Representatives Perhaps the most notable print (with related text) is that of: "Robert Smalls, Captain of the Gun Boat 'Planter' " which includes a related article as well. As Wikipedia notes, Robert Smalls was an enslaved African American who freed himself, his crew and their families from slavery by commandeering a Confederate transport ship, CSS Planter, in Charleston harbor, and sailing it from Confederate controlled waters to the U.S. blockade. His example and persuasion helped convince President Lincoln to accept African-Americ... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2018 15:11

$98.00
164872

WINSLOW HOMER Flirting on the Sea-Shore and the Meadow PRINT 1874 H.W. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392076089867

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 19, 1874 (with Supplement) * Famous Winslow Homer Illustration - print * "Flirting on the Sea-Shore and the Meadow" Although there are many very nice prints within this complete, 16 page issue, by far the most desired is the very nice full page print by Winslow Homer titled: "Flirting on the Sea-Shore, and on the Meadow" which is in nice condition. Also included in this issue is a nice full front page by Frank Church: "A Village Public School--The Young Orator", a full page with 2 prints: "A Chief Forbidding the Passage of a Train Through His Country" and "Scalp Dance" under the major caption of: "Sketches of Indian Warfare" (see). There is also a large ... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2018 15:00

$195.00
165289

Great TELEVISION Invention Experiments John Logie Baird w/ PHOTOS 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372374252322

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, February 19, 1928 * John Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions Page XX 14 (near the back) has a nice banner headline: "RADIO IMAGES ARE GLIMPSING ACROSS THE ATLANTIC" with subhead: "Scotsman's Road To Television Fraught With Many Obstacles" and 3 related photos showing John L. Baird, considered one of the inventors of television. A very early & significant report on 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. The complete Sunday edition with 150+ pages, light toning with a little wear at th... See More  

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Ends July 26, 2018 11:41

$49.99
165263

Best THE ABYSS Science Fiction Film Movie Opening Day AD Review 1989 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392085335502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 9, 1989 * Best "The Abyss" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Science fiction film - James Cameron A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Abyss" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we ... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2018 12:44

$59.99
165262

1ST TELEVISION DRAMA General Electric Broadcast Test Schenectady 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392085305311

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 12, 1928 * 1st ever television drama broadcast * "The Queen Messenger" * Schenectady, New York "WRGB" The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PLAY IS BROADCAST BY VOICE AND ACTING IN RADIO-TELEVISION" with subheads. (see) Article continues inside with related photo. (see) Complete in 56 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 July 25, 2018 11:44

$37.00
165241

MABEL NORMAND Hollywood Silent Film Comedienne Actress DEATH 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392084833066

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

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Ends July 24, 2018 15:45

$39.99
165203

ADOLPH HITLER Married to Eva Braun & Still Alive in Europe ? 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372371801366

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1945 * Adolph Hitler & Eva Braun married * Is he still alive in Europe ? * Post-World War II - WWII An interesting two column headline near the bottom of the front page: "Zhukoff Says Hitler Wed Actress In Berlin, May Be Alive in Europe". The article begins: "Adolf Hitler married two days before Berlin's fall and the lovers may have escaped from the German capital by plane..." and a quote noting: "...'We have found no corpse that could be Hitler's,'...". The complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2018 09:14

$59.99
165136

LANDON RONALD English Music Conductor Composer Teacher DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392083997354

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 15, 1938 * Landon Ronald death (1st report) * English conductor - composer - teacher * Guildhall School of Music principal Page 15 has a one column heading: "LANDON RONALD, 65, BRITISH CONDUCTOR" with subhead and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 23, 2018 08:02

$33.00
164787

EDGAR ALLAN POE'S Father - Boston THEATRE Advertisement 1807 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344489505

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON GAZETTE, Jan. 29, 1807 * Edgar Allan Poe's father theater ad On pg. 3 under "Boston Theatre" is a notice for a performance of "Richard The Third: Or the Battle Of Bosworth Field" by Shakespeare, with Mr. Poe in the role of "Tressel". Also a notice for a "Pantomimic Ballet called "Patie & Peggy", with Mr. Poe as "Patie". This was the father of Edgar Allan Poe. News of the day with several other interesting advertisements. Complete with 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:20

$47.00
164779

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070075791

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1938 * The Adventures of Robin Hood * Actor Errol Flynn film - movie * Opening day advertisement * Radio City Music Hall showing Page 27 has a 12 x 6 inch advertisement on page for the movie "The Adventures of Robin Hood". This movie featured Errol Flynn and this was the opening day ad. This could be the very first movie ad in any newspaper for this movie 1st opened in New York City's Radio City Music Hall which this ad is for. News, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:14

$52.00
165130

JACK JUDGE "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" Song of War Fame DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372367784180

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 29, 1938 * Jack Judge death - British songwriter * "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" fame * First World War - WWI song of war The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "JACK JUDGE DEAD; WROTE 'TIPPERARY" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Jack Judge, British songwriter who was best remembered for writing the song "It's a Long Wat to Tipperary". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 10:11

$33.00
164698

MOVING PICTURES Radio Movie Sent Through the Air for 1ST TIME 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068144529

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1928 * 1st moving pictures sent through air * Golden Age of Radio - movies The front page has a one column heading: "FIRST RADIO MOVIE IS SENT TWO MILES" with subheads. (see) Text begins with: "For the first time in history, moving pictures were transmitted through the air today" Coverage continues inside with related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:23

$42.00
164697

Best NO WAY OUT Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068143518

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 14, 1987 * Best "No Way Out" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Political thriller film - Kevin Costner A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "No Way Out" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, w... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:23

$67.00
164679

MARIAN ANDERSON Black Singer Lincoln Memorial Concert Fame DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067474368

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 9, 1993 * Marian Anderson death * African American Contralto * Lincoln Memorial concert fame The bottom of the front page has a report headed: "Trailblazing Contralto Marian Anderson Dies" with subhead: "The Black Singer Overcame Prejudice to Gain Worldwide Acclaim for Her Concert Hall Artistry". Included is a photo of her from 1939. The article carries over to page 36 with much detail on her life and a photo of her from 1990. Marian Anderson was an African-American contralto and one of the most celebrated singers of the twentieth century. The issue includes all of sections A, B, C, D, E, & F. Very nice, clean condition.

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:47

$78.00
164677

SNOW WHITE and the Seven Dwarfs Walt Disney Opening Day REVIEW 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372340308338

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LIBERTY magazine, New York, February 12, 1938 * Snow White and the seven dwarfs * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review The color cover features a young lady ready to go skiing. Inside includes a review of the Walt Disney's new animated movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" receiving a four-star rating. This was Disney's first full-length animated movie mentioning: "This is Walt Disney's dream come true. For years he has hoped to make a feature-length film, a wholly animated production without human actors... Snow White is something brand-new under the Hollywood sun...". Also inside: "What Was Wrong with the Lindbergh Case? The Crime - The Case - The Challenge"... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:45

$54.00
164676

CITIZEN KANE Orson Wells Movie Film Opeing Premier REVIEW 1941 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067473356

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LIBERTY magazine, New York, May 24, 1941 * Original "Citizen Kane" review * Movie film opening premiere The color cover is a photo of a young lady sailing. Inside has a review of the movie "Citizen Kane" receiving a four-star rating. This was Orson Welles' first movie that he co-wrote, produced, directed and starred in. Also inside: "Is America in the War? - A Startling 'Yes' and a Grim Look to the Future" written by George Bernard Shaw. Complete in 68 pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/4 inches, bit of disbinding evidence at the blank spine, very nice condition

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:45

$39.00
164669

Best DOLLS Horror Film Movie Opening Day ADVERTISEMENT1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372340305452

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 22, 1987 * Best "Dolls" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Italian-American horror film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture film "Dolls" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Page 8 of section VI has a 15 x 9 advertisement for the film printed on it's opening day. (see) Also a opening day advertisement for: "Ernest Goes To Camp" A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Present are the complete sections 1 and VI totaling 72 pages. Great c... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:40

$52.00
164668

Great ANIMAL HOUSE Comedy Film Movie Opening Day AD 1978 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372340305242

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 3, 1978 * Best "Animal House" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * American comedy film - John Landis A nice issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "National Lampoon's Animal House" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Page 11 of section VI has 14 x 6 1/2 inch advertisement for it's opening which was to be on the following day. A very early ad for this famous comedy film. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Present are the complete secti... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:39

$47.00
164667

STAR WARS Return of the Jedi Film Movie Opening Day REVIEW 1983 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067469904

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 25, 1983 * "Return of the Jedi" * Star Wars: Episode VI * Opening Day review A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Star Wars: Return of the Jedi" Page 21 has the review on it's opening day with heading: "Screen: George Lucas Returns With 'The Jedi'" with related photo. (see) A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Complete with all 46 pages, address label near the top of the front page, otherwise nice.

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:39

$56.00
164656

PAOLO Paul TROUBETZKOY Russian Artist Sculptor Sculptures DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067462912

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 14, 1938 * Paolo (Paul) Troubetzkoy death * Russian artist and sculptor The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "TROUBETZKOY DIES; RUSSIAN SCULPTOR" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Paolo (Paul) Troubetzkoy, Russian artist and sculptor. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:29

$37.00
164624

WINECOFF HOTEL FIRE Deadliest (Ellis) Disaster Atlanta GA Georgia 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372336932631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, Dec. 7, 1946 * Winecoff Hotel fire * Atlanta Georgia GA * Early 1st report on same day The front page has a nice banner headline: "122 PERISH IN ATLANTA HOTEL FIRE" with subheads that include: "Many Leap To Death From The Flaming Structure" and more (see). A very early, same day report, likely why no photos were available. Complete in 16 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: Hostelry Winecoff is best known for a fire that occurred there on December 7, 1946, in which 119 people died. It remains the deadliest hotel fire in U.S. history, and prompted many changes in building codes. Guests at the ho... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2018 15:33

$82.00
164623

DEBBIE REYNOLDS 1952 SINGIN' IN THE RAIN 1st Opening Day AD Newspaper Gene Kelly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372336931868

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1952 * Famous movie "Singin' in the Rain" * Opening day advertisement * Gene Kelly - Debbie Reynolds Page 41 has a 11 1/2 by 9 inch advertisement of what many consider to be the greatest musical film of all time, "Singin' in the Rain" (see ). This was the opening day of the movie at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The complete 60 page issue. This is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality paper meant for institutional holdings. Great condition.

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Ends July 15, 2018 15:32

$72.00
164622

GALLANT FOX Triple Crown KENTUCKY DERBY Churchill Downs HORSE Race1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372336931607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 18, 1930 * Gallant Fox race horse * Triple crown of horse racing... Kentucky Derby (1st of 3 wins) A three column front page headline announces: "GALLANT FOX, SANDE UP, WINS KENTUCKY DERBY AND PURSE OF $50,725" with subheads and photo of jickey Earl Sande. The front page of the sports section (inside) has a great banner headline: "GALLANT FOX WINS KENTUCKY DERBY AT CHURCHILL DOWNS" with subheads (see). The complete issue, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Gallant Fox (March 23, 1927 - November 13, 1954) was a United States Thoroughbred horseracing champion. Born at Claiborne Farm in Paris, Kentucky by Sir Gallahad III out of the mare Marguer... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2018 15:31

$64.00
164589

Rare THE BEATLES First 1st Mention in America Beatlemania FAB 4 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064937764

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 4, 1963 * The Beatles 1st heard of in America ? * Beatlemania about to strike the U.S. This is a rather historic issue for any Beatles collectors, as this is the very first mention of The Beatles in the prestigious New York Times newspaper. See the photo for the page 28 report headed: "Return Of The Beatles" which reports on their return to London from a trip to Sweden, noting the crowd of screaming teenagers for this group which would almost single-handedly change the face of the music industry forever. The report notes "...but the hero worship... was for the Beatles, a Liverpool popular song group that is the rage of British youngsters...". Interesting in that th... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:25

$88.00
164588

Earliest KING KONG Movie Film Opening Day ADVERTISEMENT 1933 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335601123

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, February 28, 1933 * Earliest newspaper advertisement * King Kong, the movie for opening day Page 15 has an advertisement for the movie King King, appearing two days prior to the movie making it's premiere at Radio City Music Hall. A great addition for any movie memorabilia collection. The advertisement measures 7 by 6 inches. Great to have this advertisement is in the famous New York Times & from the city featured in the film. Complete in 40 pages, disbound, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:25

$98.00
164587

Preston TUCKER TORPEDO SEDAN Automobile 1st DEBUT in 1947 Detroit MI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064936628

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 20, 1947 * 1948 sedan "Torpedo" * 1st introduced * Preston Tucker The top of page 29 has a photo of the much-hyped and revolutionary automobile produced by Preston Tucker, headed: " 'Torpedo' In Elaborate Debut" with the caption beneath the photo: "This is the Pilot Model of the Tucker 48. Unusual design features rear engine." (see) The same page has an article headed: "Tucker Plans Output of 1,000 Cars Daily" however only 51 were ever produced. Great to have this report in a newspaper from "motor city" even though the car was produced in Chicago. In 1988 a movie was made about Preston Tucker and his car titled "Tucker: The Man & His Dream". The complete iss... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:24

$96.00
164585

Famed KING KONG Ape Movie 1st Report STAGE SETUP ! Pre Release 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335598681

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1932 * King Kong 1st mention * Hollywood film - movie * Pre release An inside page (page X5) contains a quite significant report for any collector of King Kong memorabilia, being a somewhat inconspicuous piece which begins: "Among the technical labors in the Hollywood studios recently was an exact reproduction of the Empire State tower which was built at the RKO studio for scenes of 'King Kong'..." with more, including: "...the ape will be attacked by several squadrons of army bombers & pursuit planes. 'King Kong', which Merian C. Cooper is producing, features Fay Wray, Bruce Cabot and Robert Armstsrong." See the photo for the complete text of this article... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:21

$70.00
164578

EDGAR ALLAN POE'S Father - Boston THEATRE Advertisement 1807 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064926044

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON GAZETTE, March 23, 1807 * Edgar Allan Poe's father theater ad A curious literary item here as page 3 has an advertisement for the "Boston Theatre" with the performance of: "THE STRANGER", a theatrical performance, with one of the principal characters being "Mr. Poe" as "Francis". He was the father of Edgar Allan Poe. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:12

$45.00
164577

Best MARLENE DIETRICH Hollywood Movie - Film Actress DEATH 1992 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064925434

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 7, 1992 * Marlene Dietrich death (1st report) * German-American movie film actress * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a heading: "Marlene Dietrich, Classic Femme Fatale, Dies at 90" with subhead: "In Her Sultry Roles, she Brought a Worldly Sexuality & a Hint of Decadence to the Screen." A photo of her is included. The article carries over to page 40 & includes 2 more photos. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-42, nice condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:12

$80.00
164576

Rare STAR WARS George Lucas Epic Space Movie Film AD 1977 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335580385

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 8, 1977 * George Lucas' amazingly successful, "Star Wars" * Ad in a Los Angeles newspaper - 2nd week showing Inside the "View" section is a ad for George Lucas' "Star Wars" The ad measures 7 3/4 x 5 inches. This original "Star War" movie opened just 2 week earlier. Great to have this uncommon ad in a Hollywood area newspaper. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. This offering includes only the pertinent sections: I (front) and IV ("View") with a total of 50 pages, good condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:08

$57.00
164511

Best RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK Film Movie Opening Week AD 1981 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392062820963

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 19, 1981 * Best "Raiders of the Lost Ark" film advertisement * Grand Opening week movie premiere * Steven Spielberg - Harrison Ford * Opening day of "Superman II" ad A terrific issue on the 1st week (following Friday) of the motion picture hit "Raiders of the Lost Ark" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic coverage with truly top-shelf, eye-catching displayability (see images). Page 5 of section VI has a full page advertisement for the film on it's opening week. Also a nice full page ad for the opening day of... See More  

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Ends July 11, 2018 15:41

$67.00
164502

HALLOWEEN John Carpenter Slasher Film Michael Myers Movie AD 1978 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392062809248

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 9, 1978 * John Carpenter's amazingly successful, "Halloween" * Ad in a Los Angeles newspaper - 3rd week showing * Norman Rockwell death - American painter Inside the "View" section is a ad for John Carpenter's "Halloween" - held over for 3rd week after its Premier Showing. The ad measures 3 x 3 1/2 inches. Great to have this uncommon ad in a Hollywood area newspaper. This offering includes only the pertinent sections: I (front) and IV ("View") with a total of 60 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 11, 2018 15:19

$110.00
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