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173360

GEORGE DE BOTHEZAT Pioneer of 1st Practical Helicopter DEATH 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392309766788

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 3, 1940 * George de Bothezat death (1st report) * Russian American engineer & businessman * Inventor of 1st successful, practical helicopter The top of the back page has a one column heading: "HELICOPTER MAKER, DE BOTHEZAT, DEAD" with subheads. (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 very nice condition .

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Ends July 06, 2019 07:49

$40.00
173323

Best FRED ASTAIRE Film Movie Stage Actor DANCER Singer DEATH 1987 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307990772

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 23, 1987 * Fred Astaire death (1st report) * Hollywood movie film actor * American singer and dancer * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page features two photos of iconic film star & dancer Fred Astaire, beneath which is a two column head: "Fred Astaire, Movies' Greatest Dancer, Dies" with subhead: "Master of Style, Elegance Was 88". The article carries over to take half of page 16 and features 3 more photos. Great to have this report not only in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry, but also from the city where he lived & died. Astaire's stage and subsequent film and television careers spanned 76 years, during which he made 31 musical films. As a dancer,... See More  

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:56

$148.00
173322

Best GINGER ROGERS Fred Astaire Musical Film Movie Actress DEATH 1995 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683185159

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 26, 1995 * Ginger Rogers death (1st report) * American actress - dancer - singer * Musical films - movies w/ Fred Astaire * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a heading: "Movie Great Ginger Rogers Dies at 83" with subhead: "The Oscar-winning actress was best known for the 10 films she glided through with Fred Astaire." A color photo of her and Fred Astaire is included. The article carries over to page 24 and includes another photo of her. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-32, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:55

$98.00
173321

GRACE KELLY Movie Film Actress & Princess of Monaco DEATH 1982 L.A. CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307990582

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 15, 1982 * Grace Kelly death (1st report) * Hollywood movie film actress * Princess of Monaco (Prince Rainier III) * Best title to be had ? The ftpg. has a one column head: "Princess Grace Dies of Injuries After Car Crash" with 2 photos of her, the main portion of the article carrying over to pages 16-17 with 2 more photos of her. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-24, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:55

$88.00
173320

Best ORSON WELLES Movie Film Actor Director "Citizen Kane" DEATH 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372683184908

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 11, 1985 * Orson Welles death (1st report) * Actor - director - writer - producer * Hollywood movie film - radio - theatre * "War of the Worlds" & "Citizen Kane" fame * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a heading: "Orson Welles, Theatrical Genius, Found Dead at 70" and includes a photo of him. The article carries over to pg. 3 where there are 5 more photos of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he lived and died. The complete first section with pages 1-36, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:54

$82.00
173319

DEAN MARTIN Singer Actor Comedian & Jerry Lewis Duo Fame DEATH 1995 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307990219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 26, 1995 * Dean Martin death (1st report) * Italian-American singer & actor * "King of Cool" - Jerry Lewis duo * Best title to be had ? The middle of the front page has a one column heading: "Dean Martin, Screen Star and Singer, Dies at 78" and includes a photo of him. The article carries over to take most of pg. 32 & includes an early photo of him with Jerry Lewis. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he lived died. The complete first section with pages 1-40, nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:54

$115.00
173293

ALESSANDRO BONCI Italian Lyric Tenor Bel Canto Singer DEATH 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392307980326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 11, 1940 * Alessandro Bonci death (1st report) * Italian lyric tenor - bel canto singing The top of page 31 has a on column heading: "ALESSANDRO BONCI, LYRIC TENOR, DIES" with subheads 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 of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 03, 2019 09:36

$40.00
173255

Best KING GEORGE II of Great Britain DEATH - French and Indian War 1760 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304971902

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1760 * George II of Great Britain death * French and Indian War Contains a lengthy article: "An Account of the Taking of Montreal & the subjecting all Canada to the Crown of Great Britain, from the Letters of Maj. Gen. Amherst...". This article takes over 3 pages. It is followed by another nice article: "Description of the Town of Mont Royal, commonly called Montreal..." and this is followed by: "Translation of a very Extraordinary Letter...Before the Arrival of our Troops at Montreal". The corresponding map is lacking. Among other articles in this issue are: "A Remark upon one part of the Memoirs of the late Mr. Handel" "The Phenomenon of the Milky Way Accounted for" "Descript... See More  

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Ends June 28, 2019 14:49

$89.00
173241

IVAN PAVLOV Russian Physiologist 1st Nobel Prize Laureate DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304426949

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1936 * Ivan Pavlov death (1st report) * Russian physiologist * Nobel Prize winner The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "IVAN PAVLOV DEAD; PHYSIOLOGIST, 86" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Ivan Pavlov, Russian physiologist known for his work is classical conditioning. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, good condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:55

$48.00
173240

ZE'EV JABOTINSKY Odessa Jewish Revisionist Zionist Leader DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372679418435

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1940 * Ze-ev Jabotinsky death (1st report) * Jewish Revisionist Zionist - Zionism * Odessa, Ukraine author poet orator The top of page 13 has a one column heading: "JABOTINSKY DEAD; LED NEW ZIONISTS" with subheads and photo. 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 very nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:55

$40.00
173228

DONALD TOVEY British Pianist Piano Composer Music Conductor DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372679413940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1940 * Sir Donald Tovey death (1st report) * British pianist - composer - conductor The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "SIR DONALD TOVEY, BRITISH COMPOSER" with subheads 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 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:43

$40.00
173225

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304419160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 30, 1937 * William Gillette death * American actor-manager * Sherlock Holmes The top of page 27 has a two column heading: "William Gillette Is Mourned by Theatergoers of Nation" with subhead and photo. (see) 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 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:40

$44.00
173221

LUISA TETRAZZINI Coloratura Soprano Operatic Concert Singer DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304418621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 29, 1940 * Luisa Tetrazzini death (1st report) * Italian coloratura soprano opera singer the top of page 15 has a one column heading: "LUIISA TETRAZZINI, DIVA, DIES IN MILAN" with subheads 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 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:38

$40.00
173151

HEATHER O'ROURKE Steven Spielberg's Poltergeist Child Star DEATH 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676681770

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 3, 1988 * Heather O'Rourke death (1st report) * American child TV & movie actress * Steven Spielberg's "Poltergeist" fame * Best title to be had ? Page 3 has a one column heading: "'Poltergeist' Star Heather O'Rourke Dies at Age of 12" with photo. (See) Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-24, nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:28

$62.00
173147

Best RITA HAYWORTH Hollywood Movie Film Actress Pin-Up Girl DEATH 1987 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676680071

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 16, 1987 * Rita Hayworth death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actress * World War II era pin-up girl * Best title to be had? The top of the front page features 3 photos of classic film star/World War II pin-up girl Rita Hayworth, beneath which is a one column heading; "Rita Hayworth, 'Love Goddess' of '40's, Dies". The article carries over to page half of page 26 and includes another photo. Two more photos on page 27. Hayworth achieved fame during the 1940's as one of the era's top stars, appearing in a total of 61 films over 37 years. The press coined the term "love goddess" to describe Hayworth after she had become the most glamorous screen idol of the 1940's. She was the top pin-up ... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:25

$138.00
173146

LIBERACE Piano Pianist Singer Actor TV Concert Entertainer DEATH 1987 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676671965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 5, 1987 * Liberace death (1st report) * Piano pianist singer actor * 1950's-1970's entertainer The bottom of the ftpg. has an article headed: "Liberace, 67, Flamboyant Musician Showman, Dies" and includes a photo of him. The article carries over to take most of pg. 28 and includes a banner headline and a photo of him at his piano. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-30, nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:20

$70.00
173139

GEN. GEORGE S. PATTON Automobile Accident or Assassination DEATH 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676222456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 22, 1945 * General George S. Patton death (1st report) * Automobile accident or assassination ? The front page has a banner heading: "Patton to Be Buried Along 3d Army's Victory Road" with subheads that include: "DIES IN SLEEP OF BLOOD CLOT; WIFE AT SIDE" and more. Seven related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 22 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 June 22, 2019 15:31

$88.00
173112

HERMANN OTTOMAR HERZOG Painter Artist & Fernand Jacopozzi Deaths 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675550575

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1932 * Hermann Ottomar Herzog death * Landscapes painter - artist * Fernand Jacopozzi death * "Magician of Light" - Eiffel Tower Page 27 has a one column heading: "HERMANN HERZOG, PAINTER, DIES AT 100" with subheads and photo. Also on the same page is: "Fernand Jacopozzi, Lighting Expert, Dead" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 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... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:15

$40.00
173101

WILLIAM ERNEST CARTER Controversial Male TITANIC Survivor Death 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301255742

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 21, 1940 * William Ernest Carter death (1st report) * Controversial male RMS Titanic survivor The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "WILLIAM E. CARTER, TITANIC SURVIVOR" with subheads. (see) Mr. Carter got caught up in the finger pointing associated with being a male Titanic survivor and was forced to defend not only himself but J. Bruce Ismay as well. 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 very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:05

$40.00
173099

ÉDOUARD BRANLY French Inventor Physicist Radio Coherer Fame DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675546988

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 25, 1940 * Édouard Branly death (1st report) * French inventor, physicist & professor * Wireless telegraphy - Coherer The top of page 15 has a on column heading: "E. BRANLY DEAD; FAMED PHYSICIST" with subheads 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 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Édouard Eugène Désiré Branly was a French inventor, physicist and professor at the Institut Catholique de Paris. He is primarily known for his early involvement in wireless telegraphy a... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:04

$40.00
173098

Greek SPYRIDON LOUIS 1st Modern Day Olympic Marathon Winner DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301255161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1940 * Spyridon Louis death (1st report) * 1st modern-day Olympic marathon winner * Marousi, Greece fame - Greek water-carrier Page 21 has a one column heading: "SPYRO LOUES, WINNER OF MARATHON, DIES" 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 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:04

$40.00
173063

WRECK OF THE RMS ATLANTIC White Star Line Ocean Liner Steamer 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372674089603

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 2, 1873 * Wreck of the RMS Atlantic * Ocean Steamer * North American coast Over half of the front page contains the first report of this tragic marine disaster off the coast of Nova Scotia. The wreck of the ocean steamer Atlantic on a rock, about fifty yards from Meagher's Island, in the County of Halifax on the 1st April, 1873, will long be remembered as one of the most disastrous wrecks on the North American coast. Not only was the vessel and nearly all the cargo a total loss, but 545 people died, many with scarcely a moment's warning. The top of the first column is headed: "A FEARFUL CALAMITY" "Total Wreck of the White Star Steamship Atlantic" "Over 700 Lives Lost" with various subheads. ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2019 15:27

$54.00
173060

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination DEATH 1881 Memphis Tenn. TN Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392299901962

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MEMPHIS AVALANCHE, Sept. 20, 1881 * President James A. Garfield assassination * 1st report of his death The inset shows the front page illustration, two of the headlines, and part of the report regarding the death of President James A. Garfield. There are several more heads in the column shown, and the various related reports take three columns. The front page also has a report: "James A. Garfield" "A Brief Sketch of the Life of a Self-Made Man" "His Career in the Field and in the Congress", taking 2 1/4 columns. The illus. measures 4 1/2 by 4 1/2 inches with the black borders. All columns on the front & back pages are black-bordered. This is a very large folio-size, 4 page issue, irregular at the spine, wear c... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2019 15:25

$76.00
173031

1st LIVING Being DOG LAIKA in SPACE Sputnik II POISONED Killed ? 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372673795864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 11, 1957. * 1st living earth being into space by Sputnik II * Russian dog "Laika" purposely killed ? The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Radio of Second Satellite Has Stopped, Russians" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 49 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Laika originally named Kudryavka , "Little Curly"), became the first living Earth-born creature in orbit aboard Sputnik II on November 3, 1957. Some call her the first living passenger to go into space, but others claim sub-orbital flights passed the edge of space first. She was also known as Zhuchka, "Little Beetle") and Lim... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2019 07:39

$40.00
173025

JOHN BUCHAN Lord Tweedsmuir Governor General of Canada DEATH 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392299660619

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 12, 1940 * John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir death * Scottish novelist, historian & Unionist politician * 15th Governor General of Canada The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Lord Tweedsmuir Is Dead; A Third Operation Futile" with subhead. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 2 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 with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2019 07:36

$40.00
173018

BUCK ROGERS Science Fiction Creator Philip Francis Nowlan DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392298416465

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

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Ends June 16, 2019 15:00

$46.00
172989

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297928170

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

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:14

$39.00
172987

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372671512413

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

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Ends June 15, 2019 15:13

$39.00
172953

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297363824

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

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:47

$85.00
172951

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 20, 1940 * William Edgar Borah death (1st report) * Republican United States Senator - Idaho The top of the front page has a two column headline: "WILLIAM E. BORAH, SENATOR 33 YEARS, IS DEAD IN CAPITAL" with subheads and photo. Lengthy 1st report coverage continue inside with pictorial. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:46

$40.00
172902

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Baseball Named to Parole Board 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296624749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 12, 1939 * Lou Gehrig named to parole board * New York Yankees "The Iron Horse" The top of page 27 has a one column heading: "LOU GEHRIG NAMED TO PAROLE BOARD" with subheads and photo. I assume not many people knew that Gehrig took this office shortly before his death. Probably only reported in a NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: In October 1939, he accepted Mayor Fiorello La Guardia's appointment to a 10-year term as a New York City Parole Commissioner (Gehrig had moved from New Rochelle to Riverdale to satisfy a residency requirement for the job) and was sworn into office on J... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:18

$40.00
172862

GEORGE MUNDELEIN Catholic Cardinal & Archbishop of Chicago DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667939219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 3, 1939 * George Mundelein death (1st report) * Archbishop of Chicago - Cardinal * Roman Catholic Church The front page has a one column heading: "MUNDELEIN IS DEAD; CARDINAL WAS 67" with subhead. Much more on page 16 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 with all 48 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 June 09, 2019 14:22

$40.00
172838

CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis & Battle of Leesburg VA Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294603317

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 4, 1861 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Battle of Leesburg, Virginia The front page begins with an editorial headed: "War To Keep Off a Worse War" which offers some very interesting content on the longevity of the war. A few bits include: "...But neither Lincoln, nor Seward, nor Cameron, nor Chase, is a wise statesman or a disinterested patriot...They are all speculators, and look upon the war as a job...It is vain to hope that Lincoln or his party will ever make peace as long as they can carry on the war upon our territory..." and much more (see for portions). Also on the ftpg: "From Kentucky and Missouri--Eagerness of McCulloch's Troo... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:23

$94.00
172829

Best STANLEY KUBRICK Movie Film Director Screenwriter DEATH 1999 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294186566

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 8, 1999 * Stanley Kubrick death (1st report) * Movie film director - screenwriter * "The Shining" " A Clockwork Orange" * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has a boxed section with 3 photos & text headed: "Stanley Kubrick, 1928 -1999" with a one column head: "Film Director Stanley Kubrick Dies at 70". He was perhaps most famous for '2001: A Space Odyssey' and 'A Clockwork Orange'. the article carries over to take half of page 18 (see). Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-20, nice condition.

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Ends June 08, 2019 15:35

$62.00
172827

KURT COBAIN Grunge Rock Band NIRVANA Singer Guitarist DEATH 1994 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294186377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 9, 1994 * Kurt Cobain suicide death (1st report) * Seattle grunge rock band Nirvana * Singer - songwriter - guitarist The bottom of the ftpg. has a report headed: "Grunge Rock's Kurt Cobain Dies in Apparent Suicide" with subhead: "A shotgun blast to the head claims leader of Nirvana. He was seen as voice of a generation adrift." Included is a color photo of him. The article carries over to pages 24 &25 (see). Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-32 (of 132). Nice condition.

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Ends June 08, 2019 15:34

$88.00
172808

ALICE BRADY Hollywood Silent Film Movie Talkies Actress DEATH 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372666798479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 30, 1939 * Alice Brady death (1st report) * Broadway stage actress * Hollywood silent film - movie The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "ALICE BRADY DEAD; STAGE, FILM STAR" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice to have from the city where she lived and died. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 07, 2019 15:22

$38.00
172799

U.S. Airforce XS-1 Jet Airplane 1st CHUCK YEAGER Speed of Sound 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372666792210

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KENTUCKY TIMES-STAR, Cincinnati, Dec. 22, 1947 * United States Air Force - Chuck Yeager * Bell XS-1 rocket airplane * Speed of Sound broken - 1st time The front page of the Cincinnati section (page 15) has a two column heading: "Army Plane Reportedly Exceeds Speed of Sound" with subhead: "Magazine Says Rocket Ship Has Blasted Sonic Barrier" with mention of the famed Chuck Yeager. Also a banner headline concerning Nazi concentration camp officers: "DEATH DECREED FOR 25 NAZI CAMP CHIEFS". Complete in 36 pages, some small binding holes along spine, minor margin wear, generally nice condition.

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Ends June 07, 2019 15:10

$72.00
172773

ERNEST RUTHERFORD Father of Nuclear Physics Speech on Energy 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372666602329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 12, 1933 * Ernest Rutherford - "Father of Nuclear physics" * New Zealand physicist speech downplays future The front page has a one column heading: "RUTHERFORD COOLS ATOM ENERGY HOPE" with subheads that include: "Sees 'Moonshine' in the Talk at Present of Releasing Power in Matter" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 ... See More  

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Ends June 07, 2019 08:32

$39.00
172731

ANTHONY FOKKER Dutch Aviation Airplane Aircraft Pioneer DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372665581187

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 24, 1939 * Anthony Fokker death w/ photo * Dutch airplane - aviation pioneer * "The Flying Dutchman" The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "A.H.G. FOKKER DIES; AIRPLANE DESIGNER" with subheads 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. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in good condition.

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Ends June 05, 2019 15:13

$39.00
172723

HARRY FRAZEE Boston Red Sox Owner Sold Babe Ruth to Yankees DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372665577896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1929 * Harry Herbert Frazee death * Boston Red Sox baseball fame * Sold Babe Ruth to the Yankees Page 29 has a one column heading: "H. H. FRAZEE DIES SUDDENLY AT 48" with subheads and photo. (see) 1st report coverage on the death of former Boston Red Sox owner Harry Frazee. He was known for selling Babe Ruth to the Yankees thus starting the Curse of the Bambino. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 05, 2019 15:06

$42.00
172680

GEORGE S. PATTON World War II U.S. Army General Death BURIAL 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392289815672

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, December 25, 1945 * General George S. Patton death burial * Post World War II reports The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PATTON IS LAID BESIDE PRIVATE" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins and central fold, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On December 9, 1945, Patton was severely injured in a road accident. He and his chief of staff, Major General Hobart R. "Hap" Gay, were on a day trip to hunt pheasants in the country outside Mannheim. Their 1938 Cadillac Model 75 was driven by Private First Class Horace Woodring (1926–2003), with Patton si... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2019 07:37

$45.00
172673

Polar Explorer ROALD AMUNDSEN Death Official AIRPLANE Latham 47 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372663743284

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, September 2, 1928 * Roald Amundsen death confirmed * Norwegian polar - arctic explorer The front page has a one column heading: "Pontoon Mute Sign of Fate of Amundsen" (see) First report coverage on the official death of Roald Amundsen. Complete 1st section only with 14 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends June 02, 2019 07:27

$38.00
172670

PRINCESS LOUISE, Duchess of Argyll Queen Victoria Daughter DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392289393521

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 4, 1939 * Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll death * Queen Victoria & Prince Albert daughter The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "PRINCESS LOUISE, 91, IS DEAD IN LONDON" with subheads and photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 01, 2019 14:37

$44.00
172642

DIMEBAG DARRELL Abbott Heavy Metal Band Pantera Guitarist DEATH 2004 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392288592300

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 10, 2004 * Dimebag Darrell killed (1st report) * Heavy metal guitarist - Pantera Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "Heavy-Metal Fans Shaken by Killings in Ohio Club" The article carries over to page 22 with banner headline and 2 related photos. (see) Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-40. Nice condition.

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Ends May 31, 2019 15:04

$62.00
172554

BERTHA KALICH Jews Jewish Yiddish Theatre Stage Actress DEATH 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284723347

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1939 * Bertha Kalich death (1st report) * Jewish actress - American Yiddish Theatre * Charles A. Lindbergh called to duty The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "MME. KALICH DIES; FAMOUS ACTRESS" with subheads 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 46 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 26, 2019 08:45

$42.00
172542

Rare COLONIAL VIRGINIA w/ Battle of Bunker Hill 1775 Revolutionary War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372659229276

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: VIRGINIA GAZETTE, Williamsburg, July 13, 1775 * The Battle of Bunker Hill * American Revolutionary War * Very rare Colonial Virginia title This newspaper was published by John Pinkney, a distinction to be made since there were three newspapers of this title printed in Williamsburg during the early period of the Revolutionary War. Pinkney continued this title which previously was published by Virginia's first woman printer, Clementina Rind, A rare opportunity for a scarce title from colonial Virginia. Certainly the prime content is the page 3 report of the Battle of Bunker Hill, from a letter: "...from Mr. Isaac Lathrop, one of the Provincial Congress at Watertown, to Major General Davis Wooster..." with the letter ... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 15:14

$10,500.00
172529

Great Outlaw JESSE JAMES Robert Ford MURDER & Cole Younger 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284183698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1882 * Outlaw Jesse James killed Page 5 has an uncommonly lengthy account--extremely detailed--on the death of Jesse James, headed: "The Murdered Outlaw" "The State Officers Previously Arranging For The Killers" "Shot Down With A Rifle Which He Gave to His Slayer---Threats of His Friends---Gov. Crittenden's Arrangement with Robert Ford". This account takes over a full column, and is followed by yet another, related report: "An Old Accomplice's Comment" "An Interview With Cole Younger, in Jail in Minnesota" (see). Complete in 8 pages, 4 small binding holes in the 1st column affect a total of 13 words in the pg. 5 Jesse James article. Loose at the spine, browned at the margins and somewhat frag... See More  

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Ends May 25, 2019 14:47

$137.00
172512

Best DANNY KAYE Jewish Film Movie Actor SINGER Dancer DEATH 1987 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372659069965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 4, 1987 * Danny Kaye death (1st report) * Hollywood movie film comedian actor * American-Jewish singer and dancer * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page features three photos of iconic film star & dancer Danny Kaye, beneath which is a one column heading: "Danny Kaye, 74, Dies; World Was His Stage". The article carries over to take a third of page 23. Great to have this report not only in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry, but also from the city where he lived & died. The complete first section with pages 1-26, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends May 25, 2019 09:52

$88.00
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ALICE BRADY Silent Film & Talkies Movies American Actress DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391502444216

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BOSTON POST, October 30, 1939 * Alice Brady death w/ photo * Early American actress The top of the front page has a two column heading: "DEATH TAKES ALICE BRADY" with subhead and nice photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Alice Brady, silent film and talkies era American actress. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 24, 2019 06:34

$37.00
172462

Historic BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG George Meade vs. R.E. Lee 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392282165357

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 4, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War Pages 2 & 3 have content reporting on the Battle of Gettysburg. Column heads include: "Latest from the Battle Field - Two More Battles" which includes two dispatches from General Meade. Also: "Unofficial Reports" and then: "The Fight Of Wednesday" & "A Fight at Carlisle". Page 2 has a report: "The Removal of Gen. Hooker" which announces General Meade as his replacement (head partially shaved here: see). There is also: "The Late General Reynolds" who died in the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg. Great to have this notable content in this famous newspaper from the nation's c... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2019 14:48

$390.00
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