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Great ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION John Wilkes Booth Prints 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372474944097

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865 * Famous Abraham Lincoln assassination issue * John Wilkes Booth front page The front page has a large and dramatic illustration of "J. Wilkes Booth" plus a lengthy article headed: 'The Murder Of The President' making this a nice display issue. Inside text articles are entitled "Abraham Lincoln", "President Johnson", "Mr. Seward", "Great Pan Is Dead" and "The Folly of Crime". A small illustration captioned: "Plan of the Box Occupied by President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre, April 14, 1865" is shown also. Also inside is a full page with two prints: "The Assassination Of President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre on the Night of April 14, 1865", one showing Booth shooting Lincoln in ... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2018 06:42

$720.00
167667

Marilyn Monroe The Seven Year Itch Premier Ad Famous White Dress Image 1955 NYT


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372474939865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 3, 1955 * Marilyn Monroe in "The Seven Year Itch" - large ad for the premier showing * Peggy Lee signs 3-film contract - article mentions her being one of the voices in the soon-to-be-released, "Lady and the Tramp" Page 27 has a large ad for the premier showing of, "The Seven Year Itch," staring Marilyn Monroe. The ad features her famous pose of her standing on a subway grate as her white dress is blown upwards by a passing train. Page 26 has a two-line, one column heading: "PEGGY LEE SIGNS 3-FILM CONTRACT," which is an article mentioning, among other things, her as being one of the voices for Disney's up-and-coming, "Lady and the Tramp" (she actually sang several songs and provided th... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2018 06:34

$125.00
167623

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Boston Theatre Performance REVIEW & AD1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150111676

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 9, 1863 * Rare John Wilkes Booth performance review & ad It's always great to find news or advertisement tidbits about historic figures long before their names would draw national or international attention. Here is a great example. Near the top of the front page is an intriguing advertisement for the play "The Merchant of Venice" at the Howard Anthenaeum, with the role of Shylock played by "Mr. J. Wilkes Booth" (see). Additionally, the ftpg. also has a terrific & quite rare critical review of John Wilkes Booth's acting, a few bits noting: "Mr. Wilkes Booth played Pescara in the Apostate' last night, and played less to our liking than we had expected. Criticism and the plain indication... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:41

$147.00
167619

BAMBI Walt Disney Opening Day Movie Ad & Battle of Guadalcanal 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473446973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1942 * Walt Disney's Bambi movie premiere * Opening day advertisement This 38 page newspaper has a 12 x 6 inch advertisement on page 15 for the opening day showing of the famous Walt Disney animated cartoon movie 'Bambi' 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 edition for any Walt Disney collector. This issue has news of the day throughout with other interesting ads. Much on World War II including the beginning phases of the Battle of Guadalcanal. Light toning at the margins, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Bambi is a 1942 animated feature produced by... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:39

$62.00
167602

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opeing Day PREMIERE ADVERTISEMENT 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149312700

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 16, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz * Opening day advertisement (eve) * Judy Garland and more Page 21 has an historic advertisement in early film history. See photos for a 14 x 5 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in New York City. This was the day before the opening for this famous movie. Nice graphical appeal with this ad. (see) New York City was one of the first cities to release this film making this ad rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with reporting on the tensions in pre World War II Europe. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing th... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:28

$82.00
167597

Original FRANKENSTEIN Horror Monster Film Movie Debut OPENING WEEK1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149311187

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, December 6, 1931 * Frankenstein - Boris Karloff advertisement * Pre Code horror monster film movie * Opening week in New York City w/ photo Page 7 of this section has a 4 1/4 x 4 1/2 inch advertisement for the original "Frankenstein" film starring Boris Karloff. (see) This ad was on it's 3rd day in NYC. Page 5 has a photo with small heading: "Boris Karloff as the Monster in 'Frankenstein'" Page 6 under "On Broadway's Screens" is a brief description of this original movie. (see) Complete section 8 only with all 10 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The film opened in New York City at the Mayfair Theatre on December 4, 1931, and grossed $53,000... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:25

$56.00
167592

Best MOBSTERS American Crime Film Movie Opening 1ST Day AD 1991 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149310381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, (Calendar section only), July 26, 1991 * Best "Mobsters" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Jodie Foster - Anthony Hopkins A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Mobsters" 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 (Calendar section only). Note: Where else might one find authentic 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 have yet t... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:22

$62.00
167589

Best LUCILLE BALL "I Love Lucy" Television Comedy Actress DEATH 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472305850

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Orange County Edition, April 27, 1989 * Lucille Ball death (1st report) * Actress - comedienne - model * "I Love Lucy" television sitcom * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has several photos of Lucille Ball with a ftpg. report headed: "Lucille Ball Dies; TV's Comic Genius Was 77" with a related subhead. Much more on her on page 3, including two more photos. Terrific to have this report in a L.A. newspaper, home of the television/film industries, home to Lucy Ball, and the city where she died. The complete first section with pages 1-44. Very nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:18

$148.00
167578

BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN Horror Film Boris Karloff 1st Advertisement 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149304773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1935 * "Bride of Frankenstein" horror film * Opening day premiere advertisement * Actor Boris Karloff as The Monster Page 25 has a 4 x 3 1/2 inch illustrated advertisement for the opening day showing in New York City for the movie: "The Bride OF Frankenstein" starring Boris Karloff. This was the day this famous movie opened in New York City. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, address stamp within masthead, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:12

$40.00
167486

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392146520793

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, April 6, 1807 * Edgar Allan Poe's father theater ad On pg. 3 under "Boston Theatre" is a notice for a performance of "Julius Caesar" by Shakespeare, with Mr. Poe in the role of "Decius Brutus". (see) News of the day with several other interesting advertisements. Complete with 4 pages, small hole near the middle of the first leaf (pages 1 & 2), otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2018 14:28

$44.00
167434

WALT DISNEY Business Magnate Mickey Mouse & Disneyland Fame DEATH 1966 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392145664326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, Dec. 16, 1966 * Walt Disney death * Business magnate The front page has a two column heading: "Walt Disney, 65, Dies on Coast; Funded an Empire on a Mouse" which includes a photo of him. Complete in 50 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, address label with masthead, generally nice.

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Ends November 10, 2018 14:04

$88.00
167431

Rare HARRY HOUDINI Magician Escape Artist Last Performance AD 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372467345518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Michigan, October 21, 1926 * Theater ad for Harry Houdini's last performance * The magician, escape artist died one week later * Only newspaper (Detroit) to have this ad A great issue, with content that could only be found in a Detroit newspaper. As Houdini collectors know his last performance was at the Garrick Theater in Detroit on October 24, 1926, exactly one week before his death on Halloween. Houdini had apparently been suffering from appendicitis for several days prior and yet refused medical treatment. Although in serious pain, Houdini nonetheless continued to travel without seeking medical attention. When Houdini arrived at the Garrick Theater in Detroit on October 24, 1926, for what ... See More  

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Ends November 10, 2018 14:00

$72.00
167390

Best BARBARA STANWYCK Hollywood Movie Film Actress & Model DEATH 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392144826599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 21, 1990 * Barbara Stanwyck death (1st report) * Movie - film & TV actress model singer * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has an article headed: "Barbara Stanwyck Dies; Career Spanned 60 Years" which includes a photo of her. The article carries over to page 36. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-38, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2018 13:36

$97.00
167299

Early ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION Ford's Theatre John W. Booth 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372463877503

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CLEVELAND MORNING LEADER, Ohio, April 15, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth * Early report - while he was still alive The top of the front page has dramatic one column heads: "ASSASSINATION!" "Of PRESIDENT LINCOLN!!!" "He is Shot Through the Head While in the Theater" "Wound Pronounced Mortal!" "Secretary SEWARD Also "Assassinated!" "Escape of the Assassin". The front page has various dispatches, the 2nd of which notes: "The President is not expected to live throughout the night. He was shot at the theatre." The 3rd dispatch has considerably more detail, including: "...a sharp report of a pistol was heard...a man rushed to the front of the President's box, waving a long dagge... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2018 14:16

$1,095.00
167248

ROCKY Original OPENING DAY Movie ADVERTISEMENT Sylvester Stallone 1976 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372459007492

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 21, 1976 * Opening day of the original "Rocky" movie ad This newspaper has a significant & historic advertisement for the film "Rocky" on page 12 of the 2nd section. This advertisement is for the opening day making it a great addition for any movie memorabilia collection. This movie ad measures 20 x 7 1/2 inches. The following page (13) has a related photo as well. (see) This famous boxing film is considered by many as one of the best sport's movies of all time. I would have to say that most everybody has seen this film sometime in their life. What's even better is that this advertisement is in the famous New York Times. News, sports and other advertisements o... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2018 15:46

$62.00
167244

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372459005918

Shown are 2 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 rela... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2018 15:43

$240.00
167243

Best 1963 JOHN F. KENNEDY JFK ASSASSINATION Rare Dallas TX Texas Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372459005661

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, Nov. 23, 1963 * From the city where it happened A quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. The two line bold banner headline proclaims: "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. A considerable amount of related news and photos inside as well. Of curious interest--and only to be found in a Dallas newspaper--are two inconspicuous advertisements to be found on facing pages inside. One is for the 'Texas" movie theater, where Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested (... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2018 15:43

$200.00
167232

Disney THE LITTLE MERMAID & Steel Magnolias Opening Day Full Page Ads & Reviews


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392137658056

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 15, 1989 * "The Little Mermaid" (Disney) & "Steel Magnolias" * Premier showings with both reviews & full-page ads * Great (Best?) to have in a Hollywood regional newspaper A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion pictures "The Little Mermaid" (Disney) & "Steel Magnolias" - 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. See images for details. 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 col... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2018 15:30

$77.00
167217

MOVIE ADS The Great Mouse Detective (Disney), Psycho III, Under The Cherry Moon


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392137641934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 2, 1986 * "The Great Mouse Detective" (Disney), "Psycho III", & "Under The Cherry Moon" - premier showings * All with great ads, the first two with reviews * Best to have in a Hollywood regional newspaper A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion pictures "The Great Mouse Detective" (Disney), "Psycho III", & "Under The Cherry Moon" (staring Prince) - 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 o... See More  

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Ends November 03, 2018 15:17

$82.00
167175

Great BING CROSBY American Singer & Actor Golden Age Radio DEATH 1977 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372456727754

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, Oct. 14, 1977 * Bing Crosby's death - with large photo The banner headline announces: "BING CROSBY DIES" with subhead: "Singer, 73, Stricken While Golfing on Madrid Course" with a ftpg. photo of him and another of him & his family. Present are the outer leaves only of the first section, being pages 1, 2, 31 & 32 of a 144 page newspaper Very nice condition.

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Ends November 01, 2018 15:44

$65.00
167084

Best HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS Film Movie Opening Day AD 2000 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372455221929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 17, 2000 * Best "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Christmas comedy w/ Jim Carrey - Ron Howard * Also opening for Arnold Schwarzenegger "the 6th Day" A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" 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 ... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 09:26

$67.00
167083

Best TWISTER Film Movie Opening Day Poster AD Review 1996 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392134321205

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 10, 1996 * Best "Twister" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere review * Disaster adventure film - storm chasers A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Twister" 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 have yet... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 09:25

$82.00
167048

Best JURRASIC PARK Steven Spielberg Film Movie Opening Day AD1993 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372450959318

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 11, 1993 * Best "Jurassic Park" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Steven Spielberg science-fiction A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Jurassic Park" 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 hav... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2018 15:38

$110.00
167031

HOME ALONE, Disney's RESCUERS DOWN UNDER, ROCKY V - Opening Day ads & Reviews


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392132010816

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 16, 1990 * "Toy Story," "Rocky V," and Disney's "Rescuers Down Under" - full-page ads with reviews * Grand Opening Day movie premieres * Best to have in a Hollywood regional newspaper A terrific issue on the premieres and reviews of the motion picture hits of "Toy Story," Disney's "Rescuers Down Under," & "Rocky V," 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 Tim... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2018 12:28

$85.00
166965

ONA MUNSON "Gone With The Wind" Movie Film Actress SUICIDE Death 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131397512

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., February 12, 1955 * Ona Munson suicide death * American film - movie actress * "Gone With the Wind" Belle Watling The bottom of the front page has a small one column photo with heading: "Free Again" and brief text. (see) First report coverage on the suicide death of this American actress in silent movies, vaudeville and theater. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In 1955, plagued by ill health, she committed suicide at the age of 51 with an overdose of barbiturates in her apartment in New York. A note found next to her deathbed read, "This is the only way I ... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 14:03

$37.00
166964

FRANKENSTEIN Boris Karloff 1st Movie REVIEW Opening DAY w/ Ad 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131397404

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 5, 1931 * Very 1st newspaper review ? * Frankenstein the movie - 2nd day * Boris Karloff - monster * Colin Clive - Dr. Frankenstein Page 21 has a very significant & historic review for the movie "Frankenstein". Under "The Screen" is a two column heading: "A Man-Made Monster in Grand Guignol Film Story" which is a review of this famous movie on it's opening day the previous afternoon. Also on the same page is a very small advertisement for the movie on it's 2nd day. A rare opportunity to have a original piece of history from this classic movie before most of the public first viewed it. News, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag e... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 14:03

$78.00
166960

MAE WEST "Adam and Eve" Radio Sketch FCC Obscene Censorship 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131396842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, January 15, 1938 * Actress Mae West * "Adam and Eve" * FCC censorship The top of the front page has one column headings : "Mae West Script Brings Sharp Rebuke From FCC" "NBC Is Censured for 'Vulgar' Broadcast of 'Adam and Eve'---59 Substations Are Criticized--Company Apology IS Rejected" Coverage on famous actress Mae West's radio program "Adam and Eve" in which protest arose due to inappropriate scenes. These scenes would be considered Disney like in today's society. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 32 pages, rag edition nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2018 14:01

$38.00
166938

ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK & THE DOG and the HOUND Opening Day AD 1981 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131267004

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 10, 1981 * Best "Escape from New York" film advertisement * Snake Plissken (Kurt Russell) - John Carpenter - dystopian science-fiction action cult classic film * Disney's, "The Fox and the Hound" * Grand Opening Day movie premiere ad & review of each A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture cult classic hit "Escape from New York" & Disney's, "The Fox and the Hound," 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 news... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 09:36

$88.00
167685

Best JOHN DILLINGER ASSASSINATION Gangster Outlaw Chicago Theater 1934 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392151483358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 24, 1934 * John Dillinger shot dead * Chicago theater w/ photos * Best title to be had - very rare Simply a terrific issue if for no other reason than this is a report concerning the killing of outlaw John Dillinger in a Chicago newspaper--the city where it happened. The bold banner headline proclaims: "JEALOUSY SET DILLINGER TRAP" with subheads: "Federal Clew Is Traced To A Love Rivalry" "Girl and Ex-Convict Linked to Case". The article carries over to page 2 where also is found a wealth of additional articles including: "Throngs Fight For Glimpse Of Dead Dillinger" "Undertaker Refused Body Till Curious Get Fill" "Dillinger Dies Before Woman Who Knew Him" "Dillinger Used Nun's Disgui... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 09:25

$449.99
167654

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opeing Day Close w/ PICTORIAL Photos1939 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372474052486

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz * Opening day advertisement (4 days prior) * Judy Garland and more Page 4X has an historic advertisement in early film history. See photos for a 6 x 6 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in New York City. This was 4 days prior to the opening for this famous movie on August 17th. But what is more appealing is a page X3 pictorial of the characters prior it's opening. A very early item on this famous film. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with reporting on the tensions in pre World War II Europe. Complete, thick Sunday issue with 100+ pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 25, 2018 08:32

$87.00
166902

MIRACLE IN THE ANDES Flight 571 Airplane Rugby Team Crash RESCUE 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372447522088

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, December 23, 1972 * Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 * Miracle in the Andes rescue (1st report) * Rugby team - airplane crash - "Alive" Page 6-B has a three column heading: "16 Survive Ordeal in Andes" This story was featured in the movie "Alive" and has to be one of the most amazing feats of survival in aviation history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, a little wear on the front page with a few archival mends on page 2, otherwise nice.

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Ends October 24, 2018 15:47

$42.00
166898

JACK HALEY "Wizard of Oz" Tin Man Movie Film Actor DEATH 1991 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372447520805

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1979 * Jack Haley death (1st report) * Stage - film - movie actor & singer * "Wizard of Oz" Tin Man fame The top of page D23 (next to last page) has a two column heading: "Jack Haley, Comic Actor, Dead; Played the Tin Woodman in 'Oz'" with 2 photos. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 4 sections (96 pages), light toning along central fold, nice condition.

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Ends October 24, 2018 15:45

$56.00
166889

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372447506902

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 24, 2018 15:41

$39.00
167569

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


eBay Auction Item # 392149264688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 7, 1978 * John Carpenter's amazingly successful, "Halloween" * Ad in a Los Angeles newspaper - 2nd week showing Inside the "View" section is a ad for John Carpenter's "Halloween" - held over for 2nd week after its Premier Showing. (see) 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 46 pages, minor margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends October 23, 2018 14:01

$59.99
167568

Best HALLOWEEN 5 Slasher Film Michael Myers Movie AD 1989 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392149261640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 13, 1989 * "Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers" * Best Grand Opening Day movie advertisement * Slasher horror film - Donald Pleasence A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers" and perhaps no better newspaper 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). Inside the section F is a terrific 5/6 page advertisement for the film (see). A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content.... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2018 13:57

$77.00
167566

EDGAR ALLAN POE Mother & Father THEATRE Play Advertisement 1806 Boston Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392149250107

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, November 17, 1806 * Edgar Allan Poe's mother & father theater ads On page 3 under "Boston Theatre" is a listing for a play called "VENICE PRESERVED", with Mr. Poe as "Bedemar" (see) Plus another play at the same theatre titled: "MAID OF THE OAKS" with Mrs. Poe as "Maria" (see) This was the mother & father of Edgar Allan Poe, the famous author and poet. Rare to find such ads in period newspapers. News of the day with other interesting ads. Complete with 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2018 13:27

$47.00
167526

Best HALLOWEEN 4 Slasher Film Michael Myers Movie AD 1988 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372471241942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Calendar section only, October 21, 1988 * "Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers" * Best Grand Opening Day movie advertisement * Slasher horror film - Donald Pleasence A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers" and perhaps no better newspaper 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). Inside this section VI is a terrific 5/6 page advertisement for the film (see). A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no histori... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2018 11:47

$47.00
166786

ELLEN TERRY Famous English William Shakespearean Actress DEATH 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443046328

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, July 21, 1928 * Ellen Terry death (1st report) * English Shakespearean actress The front page has a one column heading: "Ellen Terry Dies Famous Actress Quit Stage in '21" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:15

$35.00
166756

Best STYMIE Matthew Beard Jr. Our Gang Little Rascals Actor DEATH 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127163149

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 9, 1981 * Matthew Beard Jr. death (1st report) * "Out Gang" "Little Rascals" child actor * Best title to be had ? The bottom of page 3 has a heading: "Stymie of 'Our Gang' Comedies Dies" "Matthew Beard Jr. Was Second Black Child to Appear in Series" and includes two photos of him, one from 1973 and the other from when a child actor in the 'Our Gang' films. The article carries over to page 15. 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 1-22, nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:31

$78.00
166740

DUMBO Walt Disney MOVIE Opening Day Review & Advertisement 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127157888

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, October 24, 1941 * Dumbo - elephant & mouse * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review On page 27 under 'THE SCREEN IN REVIEW" is a three column headline: "Disney's Cartoon, 'Dumbo,' a Fanciful Delight, at Broadway--'You'll Never Get Rich,' With Astaire and Rita Hayworth, at Music Hall--New Film at Palace" which is the very 1st movie review for this Disney classic the day after the premiere showing in New York City's Broadway theater. Complete text can be viewed in the photos below. The 1st time review also has a two column illustration of Dumbo. On the same page is a 7 x 4 inch theater ad for this movie as well. Other news, sports and ... See More  

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Ends October 19, 2018 15:23

$97.00
166701

Unusual JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION Headline 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372440943884

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES - EXTRA, Nov. 22, 1963 * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination * Unusual headline - Early, same day report A very intriguing newspaper not just because of the very large and bold presentation but for what I suspect was a hastily prepared headline reading: "ASSASSINATE KENNEDY", when I presume "KENNEDY ASSASSINATED" was the intended headline. Over one-quarter of the front page is taken up with the large photo of J.F.K. (see). One of the more macabre headlines to be found on this event. Also of interest is the page 3 report headed: " 'Alcatraz Birdman' Robert Stroud Dies in His Sleep at Age of 73" which includes a photo of him. His notoriety was enhanced by the movie "Birdma... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:49

$170.00
166685

MOVIE FANTASIA Mickey Mouse Opening Day REVIEW & Advertisement 1941 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372440937298

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1940 * Walt Disney's "Fantasia" is reviewed upon its premiere Page 28 contains a quite lengthy review of the new animated feature-length movie produced by Walt Disney, titled "Fantasia". The review is headed: "Walt Disney's 'Fantasia' an Exciting New Departure in Film Entertainment, Opened Last Night at the Broadway" with the review taken an entire column (see photos for portions). Accompanying the review is an article headed: "Fantasia Discussed From the Musical Standpoint--Sound Reproduction Called Unprecedented" which is quite lengthy as well (see for portions). The review includes a photo from the movie, and the facing page includes an advertisement for: ... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:39

$152.00
166684

SNOW WHITE Walt Disney Opening Day REVIEW w/ Dopey Illustration 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372440928176

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1938 * Snow White and the seven dwarfs * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review Page 21 contains a very nice, detailed, and lengthy review of the new animated feature-length movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs", the very first by Walt Disney. The very favorable review begins: "Sheer fantasy, delightful, gay and altogether captivating, touched the screen yesterday when Walt Disney's long-awaited feature-length cartoon of the Grimm fairy tale, "Show White and the Seven Dwarfs" had its local premiere at the Radio City Music Hall. Let your fears be quieted at once: Mr. Disney and his amazing technical crew have outdone themselves..." with m... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:28

$145.00
166683

ALICE IN WONDERLAND Walt Disney Opening Day MOVIE REVIEW & Ad 1940 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392126603338

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 30, 1951 * Disney's animated movie "Alice in Wonderland" is introduced to the world Page 12 of this newspaper contains the first review of the new animated movie from the Disney Studios, "Alice in Wonderland". See photos for entire text of the review. The review includes a one column photo from the movie showing Alice. Also on the next page is an advertisement for the movie at the Criterion theater. This is the complete 36 page newspaper, minor creasing, otherwise very in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Alice in Wonderland is a 1951 American animated comedy feature produced by Walt Disney and based on Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderlan... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:27

$134.00
166682

CINDERELLA Walt Disney MOVIE Opening Day Review & Advertisement 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392126602934

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1950 * The movie "Cinderella" * Walt Disney animated cartoon * Opening day movie review Page 33 has a review of the new movie by the Disney Studios titled, "Cinderella", which has gone on to become one of the all-time classics in cinematic history. The review is headed: "Walt Disney's Feature Length 'Cinderella' at the Mayfair, Heads List of Arrivals" and goes on to take two-thirds of a column with the review, beginning: "After some years of tolling in their workshops--and even more years of dreaming before that--Walt Disney and his swarm of little helpers have finally brought to the screen the all-cartoon "Cinderella" which Mr. Disney once forecast as his c... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:26

$147.00
166679

SNOW WHITE Walt Disney Opening Day REVIEW w/ Dopey Illustration 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372440925124

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1938 * Snow White and the seven dwarfs * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review Page 21 contains a very nice, detailed, and lengthy review of the new animated feature-length movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs", the very first by Walt Disney. The very favorable review begins: "Sheer fantasy, delightful, gay and altogether captivating, touched the screen yesterday when Walt Disney's long-awaited feature-length cartoon of the Grimm fairy tale, "Show White and the Seven Dwarfs" had its local premiere at the Radio City Music Hall. Let your fears be quieted at once: Mr. Disney and his amazing technical crew have outdone themselves..." wi... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:23

$152.00
166678

PINOCCHIO Walt Disney Opening Day MOVIE REVIEW & Advertisement 1940 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372440924795

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 8, 1940 * Disney's animated movie "Pinocchio" * Introduced to the World Page 18 has the first review of the new animated movie from the Disney Studios, "Pinocchio". This was their second animated movie following on the heels of the wildly successful "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs". The very favorable review begins: "If Westbrook Pegler could write...that Walt Disney's "Snow White" was the happiest event since the armistice, we can report confidently this morning that Mr. Disney's "Pinocchio" is the happiest event since the war..." with much more (see photos for portions). The review includes a two column photo from the movie showing both Pinocchio and Jiminy Cric... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:23

$160.00
166642

MORMONS Persecuted Refugees to Quincy Illinois AMISTAD Slave Ship 1840 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392126045105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, October 31, 1840 * Persecuted Mormons - refugees * Quincy, Adams County, Illinois * Amistad slave ship sold in auction The bkpg. has: "Mormons - Latter Day Saints" which includes: "...sailed on Tuesday week with 19 cabin passengers and 200 in steerage. The whole of the steerage passengers belong to a sect called 'Later Day Saints' and bound for Quincy in the state of Michigan, on the borders of the Mississippi, where a settlement has been provided for them by one of their sect..." with more. Although it mentions Michigan, I believe this to be Quincy, Illinois, which is along the Mississippi River (see text) and which has a history of Mormon immigration. ... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2018 15:26

$46.00
166556

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392123976527

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 2, 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 8 days 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 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2018 08:35

$62.00
166551

BORIS THOMASHEFSKY Jews Jewish Yiddish Theatre Actor Singer DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392123975455

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 1939 * Boris Thomashefsky death (1st report) * Jewish singer & actor - Yiddish theatre The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "THOMASHEFSKY, 71, YIDDISH ACTOR, DIES" 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 32 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2018 08:32

$39.00
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