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169275

NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH vs. Army Cadets College Football UPSET 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372535653321

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 only (sports), December 3, 1933 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish football * Upsets Army Cadets - NCAA college * Nice headline for display The top of the front page of this section has a great banner headline: "NOTRE DAME ENDS ARMY WINNING STREAK, 13-12" with subhead, 3 large photos and lineups. (see) Nice for display. This was the third season without Knute Rockne on the sidelines after his death and Army's only loss for it's football season. Complete with all 8 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. wikipedia notes: The Army Cadets, the nation's only m... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2019 14:14

$42.00
169272

THE MAD TRAPPER of Rat River Albert Johnson RCMP Shootout KILLED 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372535651484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 18, 1932 * Albert Johnson (criminal) shot & killed * The Mad trapper of Rat River shootout * Royal Canadian Mounted Police pursuit The front page has a one column heading: "Mad Miner of Arctic Dies in Hail of Bullets" with small related map. (see) First report coverage on the shootout and death of Albert Johnson (criminal). Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 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. wikipedia notes: Albert Johnson (? - February 17, 1932), known as the Mad Trapper... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2019 14:11

$47.00
169270

NORTHWESTERN & UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO Merger Plan ? Universities 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392193705990

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 8, 1933 * Northwestern University * University of Chicago * A plan for a merger ? The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "UNIVERSITY MERGER IS SURE" with subheads. Nice for display. Probably only reported in a newspaper close the schools, especially with a nice headline as such. The plan would never materialize. Complete with 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. wikipedia notes: In 1933, Robert Maynard Hutchins, President of the University of Chicago, presented a proposal to Northwestern's Board of Trustees and President Scott to mer... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2019 14:10

$47.00
169266

1940 Terror Plot Exposed "Christian Front" Members Captured San. Fran. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392193703532

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Jan. 15, 1940 * Terrorist plot to overthrow the United States government * Dramatic headline... weapons seized * The radical group: "The Christian Front" The front page has a 3-line banner heading: "It Didn't Happen Here! G-MEN BLAST REVOLT PLOT!," with subheads: "A Conspiracy Fails," "12 Congressmen 'Marked for Death'; G-Men Seize Guns," "Guns Stolen From Army Arsenal Found; Terrorists Planned to War on Jews, Captured Utilities," with much to follow. The dramatic headline visually captures the fear of conspiracies, attacks, and overthrows that were prevalent during this tumultuous time in history. Great for display. Complete in 22 pages, other news of the day including reports regarding WWII... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2019 14:04

$80.00
169255

KODAK CAMERA Roll Film Inventor GEORGE EASTMAN SUICIDE Photography1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392193695975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 15, 1932 * George Eastman suicide death (1st report) * Kodak camera inventor - roll film The front page has a six column headline: "Eastman, Kodak Millionaire, Kills Himself" with subheads. (see) More on page 10. Photo of Eastman is on the back page. First report coverage on the suicide death of Kodak camera inventor George Eastman. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 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 January 13, 2019 13:53

$67.00
169226

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK'S Third Voyage - Hawaiian Islands w/ Print 1785 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534580344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE UNIVERSAL MAGAZINE, London, April, 1785 * HMS Resolution - Royal Navy * Captain James Cook death * Third Voyage - Hawaiian Islands This magazine--much more scarce than the Gentleman's Magazine--published in serial form the account of: "Captain Cook's Voyage to the Northern Hemisphere...", this issue containing reports from January, 1779 when he returned to the Hawaiian Islands after his search for a Northwest Passage to the Atlantic. As noted in "The Content" at the beginning of the front page, topics include: "Description of Karakakooa Bay--Visit from Koah, a Priest & Warrior--Ceremonies at the Landing of Captain Cook--Arrival of Terreeoboo, King of the Island--Other Particulars of the Intercourse with the Nativ... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:58

$165.00
169221

Best (2) JFK John F. Kennedy & Oswald ASSASSINATION 1963 Dallas Texas Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192970235

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: Here is a terrific pair of issues on the assassination of John F. Kennedy from the city where it happened. Both issues are THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS from Texas. Note: While we do offer each of these issues as stand-alone items, purchasing them as a set will enable you to take advantage of a discounted price. You get the November 23, 1963 edition which is a quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. Two line bold banner headline reads: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of "John F. Kennedy" and a smaller photo of Lyndon Johnson. Lots of related news and photos inside as ... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:55

$240.00
169215

F. DONALD COSTER Phillip Musica Italian Swindler SUICIDE Death 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534574891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 17, 1938 * Phillip Musica - F. Donald Coster * Italian swindler suicide death in NYC * McKesson & Robbins scandal of 1938 The front page has a great banner headline: "GREAT SWINDLE STORY TOLD" with subheads. Nice for display. More on pages 2 & 3. Full back page pictorial with another banner heading as well. Also nice for display. Complete with all 30 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. wikipedia notes: Philip Mariano Fausto Musica (1877 – December 16, 1938), also known as F. Donald Coster, was an Italian swindler whose criminal career spanned pa... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:51

$47.00
169187

POPISH PLOT Titus Oates Conspiracy to Assassinate King Charles II 1678 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534193303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 11, 1685 * Popish Plots - guilty of perjury * Titus Oates anti Catholic conspiracy The back page has a significant report in the Popish Plot situation in England, where Titus Oates fabricated a supposed Catholic conspiracy to kill King Charles II (proven untrue). The back page, under the dateline of:: "Westminster, May 9" is a report noting: "Yesterday and this day Titus Oates was tryed at the Kings-Bench Bar upon two several indictments of perjury formerly preferred against him by the command & direction of the late King of ever blessed memory, which should have been tryed the last term had not his Majesties death prevented it, and now upon a full & clear evidence the said Titus Oates w... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 07:01

$115.00
169117

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372532016108

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 January 10, 2019 09:26

$37.00
169095

1st WOMEN'S AIR DERBY "Powder Puff" Airplane Race MARVEL CROSSON 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190945717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 20, 1929 * 1st Women's Air Derby begins * "Powder Puff Derby" * Marvel Crosson's crash & death * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (halfway) The front page has a one column heading: "WOMAN DERBY FLIER IS LOST IN ARIZONA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first Women’s Air Derby during the 1929 National Air Races, commonly known as the “Powder Puff Derby”, was the first official women-only air race in the United States. Nineteen pilots took off from Santa Monica, California, on August 18, 1929 (another left the next day). Fif... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:36

$42.00
169093

THEODORE WILLIAM RICHARDS Harvard University Chemistry DEATH 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190945339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1928 * Theodore William Richards death * 1st American Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry * Harvard University - atomic weights - elements The top of page 29 has a one column heading: "HARVARD CHEMIST, T. W. RICHARDS, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Theodore William Richards, the first American scientist to receive the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. 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 60 pages, slits along the left margin, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:35

$40.00
169051

JOHN DILLINGER Bank Robber & Evelyn Frechette's Affair 1934 Chicago IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527903543

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 17, 1934 * re. bank robber John Dillinger * Girlfriend Evelyn Frechette w/ photo * About 2 months prior to his death The front page has a one column heading: "Sleuth Tells of Girl's Life with Dillinger" with small photo of Evelyn Frechette. (see) Dillinger would be assassinated in Chicago about two months later. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very hig... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:56

$52.00
169041

POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN Cartoonist Creator E. C. Segar DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188906075

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 14, 1938 * Elzie Crisler E. C. Segar death * Popeye the Sailor Man creator * Thimble Theatre comic strip Page 16 has a one column heading: "E. C. Segar, Who Created 'Popeye, The Sailor,' Dies" First report coverage on the death of E. C. Segar, American cartoonist best known as the creator of Popeye the Sailor Man. 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 January 06, 2019 14:46

$44.00
169039

Pharaoh KING TUTANKHAMEN Mummy's Curse ? Earl of Carnarvon DEATH 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527894767

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., April 5, 1923 * The Earl of Carnarvon death * King Tutankhamen Tut - Mummy's curse ? The front page has a one column heading: "DEATH OF THE DISCOVERER OF PHARAOH'S TOMB" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon. This led to the story of the "Curse of Tutankhamun". Complete with 14 pages, light toning, small binding slits along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:45

$48.00
169014

BONNIE & CLYDE Parker Injury & Barrow Kidnapping Murders Police 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527507851

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 12, 1933 * Clyde Barrow Gang * Kidnapping & murder * Bonnie & Clyde fame Page 12 has a one column heading: "Pair Sought As Slayers Kidnap Police Officers" with subhead. (see) Rare to find news accounts on this famous outlaw almost a year prior to his death. First report coverage after the accident in which left Bonnie Parker with a severely burnt leg. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 32 ... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2019 07:22

$57.00
169008

ROCKPORT TRAIN WRECK Mansfield Co. New Jersey Railroad Disaster 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188672918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Penn., June 17, 1925 * Rockport train wreck disaster * Mansfield County, New Jersey * Lackawanna Railroad (DL&W) The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Death List In The Rockport Wreck May Reach Fifty" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends January 06, 2019 07:18

$40.00
168983

DARIEN GA McIntosh County Georgia NEGROES Lynchings Martial Law 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372526319593

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 9, 1930 * George Grant & Willie Bryan Negro lynchings * Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia martial law Page 29 has one column headings that include: "GEORGIA TOWN PUT UNDER MARTIAL LAW" "Mob Forced Way Into Jail Despite Troops' Presence and Lynched Negro" and more. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negroes George Grant & Willie Bryan at Darien, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. 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 wh... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2019 09:45

$52.00
168956

Great BRUNO HAUPTMANN EXECUTION Charles Lindbergh Jr Kidnapping 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372526175168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 4, 1936 * Bruno Hauptmann execution (1st report) * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping The front page has a great banner headline: "HAUPTMANN PUT TO DEATH" and subheads. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages. Full back page pictorial as well. (see) Complete with all 38 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 January 05, 2019 07:23

$78.00
168953

Sir ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE Sherlock Holmes Writer Spiritualism DEATH 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372526174713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 8, 1930 * Arthur Conan Doyle death * Sherlock Holmes writer * Spiritualism advocate The front page has a one column heading: "CONAN DOYLE'S FAMILY AWAITS SPIRIT MESSAGE" with subhead. (see) Photo of Doyle is on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 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 January 05, 2019 07:21

$62.00
168952

Best Timothy D. BIG TIM MURPHY Chicago Mobster Gang ASSASSINATION 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392187822473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 28, 1928 * Timothy D. "Big Tim" Murphy assassination * Chicago mobster and labor racketeer * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a five column heading: "Hunt Racketeers as Tim's Slayers" with subheads. (see) More on page 8 with related diagram. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional h... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2019 07:21

$62.00
168939

GEORGE B. McCLELLAN Civil War Major General Death BURIAL 1885 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372525280259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Nov. 3, 1885 * George B. McClellan burial * Civil War Major-General The top of the front page has one column heading: "LAID TO REST" with subheads. (see) Eight pages, some margin wear with a few small tears, generally good.

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:47

$33.00
168937

PARSON WEEMS George Washington Biography BOOK Advertisement 1803 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392187326326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, June 6, 1803 * Parson Weems book advertisement * President George Washington biography The top of the back page has a small advertisement for "The Rev. M. L. Weems", more popularly known as Parson Weems, the ad noting: "Is hereby authorized to solicit of the Ladies and Gentlemen of Philadelphia their subscriptions to the History of General George Washington." Parson Weems was an author who wrote the first biography of George Washington immediately after his death. He was the source of some of the apocryphal stories about Washington. The tale of the cherry tree ("I cannot tell a lie, I did it with my little hatchet") is included in the fifth edition of The Life of Washingto... See More  

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:46

$28.00
168932

THOMAS EDISON Inventor Becomes Sick Ill - Prelude to Death ? 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372525278215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, August 2, 1931 * Inventor Thomas Edison becomes ill * Prelude to his death shortly after ? The front page has a great banner headline: "PHYSICIAN FLIES TO EDISON" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two related photos are on page 16. Edison would die about 2 months later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 20 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, 4 small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:45

$56.00
168931

JOSPEH STALIN DEATH Soviet Union Premier MOSCOW KREMLIN Russia 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372525277978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EL PASO TIMES, Texas, March 6, 1953 * Joseph Stalin death * Premier of the Soviet Union * 1950's era original The front page features a nice banner headline: "JOSEPH STALIN DEAD!" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. More inside. Complete with 32 pages, light toning, a few binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:44

$57.00
168929

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372525277320

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 17, 1935 * Will Rogers airplane crash death * Aviator Wiley Post (1st report) The front page has a great banner headline: "ROGERS-POST TRAGEDY TOLD" with subheads and related illustration. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages with photos. Full back page pictorial as well. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, 4 small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:43

$67.00
168926

RMS LUSITANIA SINKING Cunard Line Ocean Liner Death Toll Rises 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372525275188

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Philipsburg, Pennsylvania, May 10, 1915 * RMS Lusitania sinking * Cunard Line ocean liner The front page has a somewhat brief report headed: "Death Roll Will Approach 1,500" from the loss of the Lusitania, with a few details (see). Four pages, some minor margin tears, toning, somewhat fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:41

$38.00
168881

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH 49ers Citizens Warned of Sickness En Route 1849 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392186453907

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, Jan. 4, 1849 * California gold rush * Warning to 49ers Page 2 has: "California" which warns those thinking of heading to the gold fields to be very careful: "...large number of persons making preparations to proceed to El Dorado...will be obliged to undergo much suffering before reaching their wished-for haven & many will perhaps die on the passage..." with more. Also a short bit: "Death at the Gold Regions". Four pages, bit close-trimmed at the bottom not affecting any noted content, very light damp staining.

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Ends January 03, 2019 10:05

$38.00
168758

President THOMAS JEFFERSON & John Adams DEATHS Announcement 1826 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182079086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 22, 1826 * John Adams & Thomas Jefferson deaths Inside contains a lengthy article headed: "Adams and Jefferson" which includes near the beginning: "Fellow citizens--I regret to be obliged...to trespass further on your patience. The lot has fallen on me to call your attention...to the pecuniary embarrassments of our distinguished fellow-citizen, Thomas Jefferson..." and much, much more. This is dated July 4, the day he (and John Adams died) but which was not known at the time. This article deals with ways to assist Jefferson in his debt-ridden situation late in life. Further on notes: "...If I am asked why Jefferson is singled out amid his compatriots--my answer is, he stands per-em... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:34

$78.00
168755

JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER Standard Oil Tycoon & Philanthropist DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516875142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 24, 1937. * John D. Rockefeller death (1st report) * Oil tycoon & philanthropist The front page has a great banner headline: "JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER SR. DIES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Much more on pages 2-5 with some related photos. A full back page pictorial is also nice for display. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:29

$97.00
168744

EVELYN HOEY Broadway Actress Torch Singer Death SUICIDE Murder ? 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182067892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 13, 1935 * Evelyn Hoey murder or suicide ? * Broadway actress The front page has a great banner headline: "JAIL TWO IN ACTRESS' DEATH" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Five related photos on the back page. First report coverage on the death of actress and singer Evelyn Hoey. Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:17

$44.00
168739

THE CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY 1864 Confederate Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516861956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 16, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy Among the front page items are: "The Death of Major Edgar Burroughs" "City Intelligence" "The Escaped Yankee Officers" "Telegraphic" and several Acts from the Confederate Congress. The back page has an editorial concerning the currency bill in the South, plus much reporting from "The Confederate Congress" and the "Virginia Legislature". Complete as a single sheet newspaper, some fold rubbing to an upper quadrant of the front page, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:13

$86.00
168722

EDGAR WALLACE English Crime Writer - Novelist - Playwright DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516828794

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 11, 1932 * Edgar Wallace death (1st report) * English novelist, writer, playwright, screenwriter & more The top of page 26 has a one column heading: "EDGAR WALLACE DEATH CUTS OFF PROLIFIC CAREER" with subhead and small photo of Wallace. (see) First report coverage on the death of famed writer and playwright, Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:51

$40.00
168711

BILLY SUNDAY American Evangelist MLB Baseball Player DEATH1935 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516815023

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 7, 1935 * Billy Sunday death (1st report) * Baseball player & evangelist The front page has a five column headline: "Billy Sunday, Noted Evangelist, Dies" with subheads. (see) Photo of Sunday on the back page. Nice to have from the city where he died. Rare as such. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:28

$57.00
168708

WINNIE RUTH JUDD Guilty Gets Death Sentence "Trunk Murderess" 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516814031

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 9, 1932 * Winnie Ruth Judd death sentence * "The Trunk Murderess" The front page has a great banner headline: "GUILTY; RUTH JUDD TO HANG" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Four related photos are on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:26

$57.00
168706

DAVID BELASCO Theater Stage Playwright Producer Impresario DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182039385

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 15, 1931 * David Belasco death (1st report) * Theatrical playwright - producer The front page has a one column heading: "DAVID BELASCO, STAGE GENIUS, DIES AGED 77" with subhead. (see) Photo of Belasco is on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 40m pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:23

$44.00
168704

Great PHAR LAP DEATH Australian Thoroughbred Race Horse Racing 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516811459

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Section 2 only (sports), April 6, 1932 * Phar Lap death (1st report) * Australian racehorse * Poisoned? The front page of this section has a great banner headline: "PHAR LAP, NEAR TURF MONEY RECORD, DIES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Photo of the famous horse is on the back page. First report coverage continues on page 14 with nice photo of the famed racehorse with career stats. Complete section 2 only (sports) with all 12 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:22

$87.00
168701

EBEN BYERS Radithor Radium Water Radiation Poisoning DEATH 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516810672

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 1, 1932 * Eben Byers death * Radium - radiation The front page has a one column heading: "RADIUM POISON IN TONIC KILLS EBEN M. BYERS" with subhead. (see) Photo of Byers is on the front page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 38 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine. wikipedia notes: Byers began taking enormous doses of Radithor, which he believed had greatly improved his health, drinking nearly 1400 bottles. By 1930, when Byers stopped taking the remedy... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:21

$44.00
168700

EDWARD SETTLE GODFREY General Custer's Massacre Survivor DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182037429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 2, 1932 * Edward Settle Godfrey death * Custer's Massacre survivor Page 26 has a one column heading: "Gen. E. S. Godfrey, Indian Fighter, Dies In 88th Year" with small photo of Godfrey. (see) First report coverage on the death of Edward Settle Godfrey, United States Army Brigadier General who received the Medal of Honor. He was a surviving lieutenant of the 7th United States Cavalry of the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:20

$39.00
168697

Best ALBERT A. MICHELSON Physicist Speed of Light DEATH 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182035875

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 10, 1931 * Albert A. Michelson death (1st report) * American physicist - 'speed of light' work * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "DEATH TAKES DR. MICHELSON" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 2 with 3 photos. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:17

$57.00
168696

MABEL NORMAND Hollywood Silent Film Comedienne Actress DEATH 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182035708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 24, 1930 * Mabel Normand death (1st report) * Silent film comedienne and Actress * Charlie Chaplin & Fatty Arbuckle duo The front page has a five column headline: "Mabel Normand, Film Star, Dies" with subheads. (see) Photo of Normand is on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:16

$62.00
168691

MS ST. LOUIS Jews Jewish Exiles CUBA REFUSED Voyage of the Damned 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182034540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 3, 1939.. * German Ocean Liner MS St. Louis * Jewish refugees are refused in Cuba * The Voyage of the Damned - Jews The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "GERMAN LINER LEAVES HAVANA WITH 907 JEWS" with subhead and related map. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine. wikipedia notes: MS St. Louis was a German ocean liner. In 1939, she set off on a voyage in which her captain, Gustav Schröder, tried to ... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:14

$47.00
168659

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Train Robber False Death Report Jan. 6, 1880 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372515638001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 6, 1880 * Jesse James killed ? * Outlaw - train robber The front page has a very interesting report headed: "Crime And Its Results" "The Outlaw Jesse James Reported Dead--A Bank Cashier Arrested--Other Crimes". This is a one paragraph report noting: "Jesse James is dead. George Shepard's shot having done the work. His wife is at the house of Mrs. Samuels, mother of the James boys, in Clay County. A coffin was received at the depot from Joplin which, it is supposed, continued the body of Jesse..." with a bit more (see photos). In reality he was not killed until April, 1882. One of the other crime reports is from Deadwood: "...entered the restaurant...renewed an old quarrel by refusing to pay his b... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2018 07:07

$76.00
168637

Roanld Reagan's Death Report - 2004 New York Post Authentic Newspaper - Gipper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392180829007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, June 6, 2004 * Ronald Reagan's death report * One of the most beloved U.S. Presidents The frontpage of the issue features a close-up photo of Ronald Reagan with the American flag behind him captioned: "Ronald Reagan (1911-2004)". Additional related coverage and photos are found within the issue, along with other news of the day. Some of the inside photos include one of Reagan holding a jersey with "The Gipper" with the number "1", and another showing him and Nancy dancing. This is complete in 128 pages, measures approximately 11 x 14 inches, and is in very nice condition. See photos for details. An historic collectible.

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Ends December 26, 2018 13:42

$20.00
169253

WILLIAM TAFT TAFT 27th President of U.S. & Chief Justice DEATH 1930 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392193674809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, March 9, 1930 * William Howard Taft death * Nice headline for display The front page has a great banner headline: "TAFT DEAD; 30 DAY MOURNING" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. More on the following pages with a few related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 28 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 blank spine.

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Ends December 21, 2018 13:25

$47.00
169246

ROBERT SHAW Quint Jaws Movie Film Fame British Actor DEATH 1978 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372535527772

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 29, 1978 * Robert Shaw death (1st report) * British actor - playwright * Jaws movie fame - Quint The top of page 5 has a three column heading: "Robert Shaw, 51, Hunter of 'Jaws,' Dies" with photo. (see) Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 20 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2018 11:48

$74.99
169232

HARRY POWERS Lonely Hearts Ad Serial Killer Gets DEATH Sentence 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392193501437

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Dec. 11, 1931 * Harry Powers death sentence * Murders discovered at his house * "Lonely Hearts" ad serial killer * Moundsville, West Virginia The front page has a great banner headline: "CONVICT BLUEBEARD; TO HANG" with subheads. Nice for display. Photo on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 blank spine.

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Ends December 21, 2018 08:17

$47.00
168578

Actress JEAN HARLOW Director Paul Bern Hollywood SUICIDE Death 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372508478494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 6, 1932 * Director Paul Bern suicide death (1st report) * Actress Jean Harlow The front page has a great banner headline: "JEAN HARLOW WIDOW BY SHOT" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on the suicide of Paul Bern, husband of famous movie actress, Jean Harlow. Complete with all 28 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 December 20, 2018 14:35

$88.00
168559

Actress JEAN HARLOW Director Paul Bern Hollywood SUICIDE Death 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372508177801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 7, 1932 * Director Paul Bern suicide death * Actress Jean Harlow The front page has one column headings that include: "WIDOW IS MYSTIFIED BY BERN'S SUICIDE" "Tried To End Her Own Life" and more. (see) Coverage on the suicide of Paul Bern, husband of the famous movie actress, Jean Harlow. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 & instituti... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2018 08:31

$39.00
168537

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA Arab Revolt Fame Motorcycle Crash DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392176361067

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 21, 1935 * Lawrence of Arabia death * Thomas Edward Lawrence The front page has a one column heading: "Col. Lawrence of Arabia, Hurt in Crash, Dies" First report coverage continues on page 18 with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 26 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 December 19, 2018 15:20

$78.00
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