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165304

BABE RUTH World Series Johnny Sylvester Home Run HOSPITAL PROMISE 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374435816

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, October 9, 1926 * Babe Ruth - World Series HR promise * Johnny Sylvester - sick boy Page 19 has an article with one column heads: "Sick Boy Expecting Ruth 'Homer' Today" "Lad Who Received Autographed Baseballs May Hear Game by Radio". As most baseball fans know this is the story of Johnny Sylvester, an 11 year-old deathly ill, to whom Babe Ruth promised a home run in the World Series. Ruth came through with 3 home runs in game 4 --and as the story goes--causing the boy to recuperate, saving his life. By some accounts Ruth told Sylvester he would try to hit another homer or two for him on October 9, hence the heading in this article (he would fail to do so). A nice issue... See More  

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:47

$88.00
165297

HARVARD-YALE REGATTA Boat Race Rowing Thames River New London CT 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392085975075

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1938 * Harvard-Yale Regatta boat race * Rowing races - Thames River The sport's section page (9) has a banner headline: "50,000 Watch Harvard Oarsmen Register First Sweep Over Yale Since 1916" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy reporting. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:42

$38.00
165296

JENNY KAMMERSGAARD Danish Denmark Girl Swimmer Swims Baltic Sea 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374432792

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30, 1938 * Jenny Kammersgaard swims Baltic Sea * Swimming - Danish girl - Denmark The top of page 15 has a two column heading: "Danish Girl, 19, Swims Baltic Sea, 37 Miles in 40 Hours 9 Minutes" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:42

$37.00
165294

DON BUDGE Wins Wimbledon Men's Singles Championship TENNIS Title 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372374429928

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1938 * Don Budge wins Wimbledon * Men's singles tennis title The sport's section (page 7) has a four column headline: "Wimbledon Title Retained by Budge" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on American tennis player, Don Budge, winning his second and last Wimbledon singles title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, a little spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends August 18, 2018 15:37

$37.00
165226

1948 LARRY DOBY 1st African American to Hit HOME RUN in World Series of Baseball


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084815704

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, October 10, 1948 * Larry Doby becomes 1st African American * Home run in World Series history w/ photos * Cleveland Indians vs. Boston Braves The front page of this section has a banner headline: "INDIANS BEAT BRAVES, 2-1, FOR 3-1 LEAD IN WORLD SERIES" with subheads and three related photos, one showing Larry Doby crossing home plate after hitting run. More on page 7 of this section with another photo of Doby and box scores. First report coverage on game 4 of the World Series in which Larry Doby became the very 1st African American to hit a home run in the October classic. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 ... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:14

$52.00
165222

BOBBY JONES Wins GRAND SLAM OF GOLF 4th Major/Year 1st Report 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372068062

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, Sept. 27, 1930 * Golfer Bobby Jones (early, same day report) * Grand Slam 4 Majors wins * Historic 1st report on the 4th win The front page has one column headlines: "JONES WINS BIG GOLF TITLE FOR FOURTH IN ROW" "Georgia Holder of Three Other Honors Well in Lead" "End Of 26 Holes" and more including a full-figure photo of him. The report mentions: "...this amazing man not only had won his 13th major title but had made a clean sweep of the golfing year...Three titles meant a record that no man has ever equaled. Four titles meant a miracle...". An early, same day report on the historic "grand slam" of golf achieved by legend Bobby Jones. Sixteen p... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:05

$62.00
165220

Very 1st NBA Porfessional Basketball ALL-STAR Game 1951 Springfield MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084808642

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, March 3, 1951 * Very 1st NBA All-Star game * National Basketball Association The sport's section has a very small yet notable report headed: "Eastern All-Stars In 111-94 Triumph Over West Rivals". While only brief, this was the very first NBA All-Star game, and great to have in a newspaper from the city where basketball was invented. Complete in 28 pages, small binding holes at the blank spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:04

$76.00
165219

BABE RUTH Baseball National League NL Debut w/ Home Run 1935 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372065945

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1935 * Babe Ruth NL debut * Boston Braves * MLB baseball A three column headline on page 29 announces: "Giants Overcome by Braves" with subheads that include: "Ruth's Home Run Defeats Giants in Boston by 4-2" and more, with box scores. The report continues onto page 30 with a photo of Ruth. This game was notable as it was Babe Ruth's National League debut as member of the Boston Braves. He would account for all of the Braves runs that day. Great to have this report in this famous New York newspaper. Complete in 48 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:03

$69.00
165217

BABE RUTH New York Yankees vs. Walter Johnson Charity Game Stunt 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084807482

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1942 * Famous Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity stunt * Ruth hits home run The sport's section (page 19) has a banner headline: "69,136 See Yanks Split Twin Bill; Gate for Service Funds Exceeds $80,000" with subheads that include: "Ruth, Johnson Turn Back Clock; Fans See What Made Them Click" and more with 2 nice related photos (see photos). First report coverage on the Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity pregame attraction for the Army and Navy fund during World War II. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newspr... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:01

$46.00
165211

JESSE OWENS Berlin Olympics NEGRO Wins 100 Meter & Jump Tryouts 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084804098

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, sport's section only, July 12, 1936 * Jesse Owens 100-meter & broad jump * Olympic games in Berlin Germany tryouts * To be in front of Adolph Hitler & Third Reich The front of this section has a five column headline: "Owens Beats Metcalfe in 100-Meter Dash Finals" with subheads and related photo. (see) The Olympics would begin just a few weeks later. A sidebar to the Olympic games was Adolph Hitler's refusal to acknowledge the achievements of the African-American athletes, not surprising given his belief that only his superior German Aryan race would dominate at the games. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 14 pages, light t... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:52

$40.00
165208

MICKEY MANTLE New York Yankees Baseball RETIREMENT Retires 1969 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372056733

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Amendment, March 2, 1969 * Mickey Mantle retires * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The front page has has a small one column photo headed: "To Retire" (see) The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a four column heading: "Mantle Ends Great Career" First report coverage on the retirement of Yankee great, Mickey Mantle. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50+ pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:49

$44.00
165178

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084219904

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

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:35

$110.00
165158

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish Last Football Game Coached 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372370979585

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., December 15, 1930 * New York Giants vs. Norte Dame Fighting Irish * Charity football game for NYC unemployed * Knute Rockne's last game Page 8 has a one column heading: "FOOTBALL GAMES NET $750,000 FOR CHARITY" with subheads. (see) This was Knute Rockne's very last football game coached prior to his fatal airplane crash. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, some spine wear, a little other margin wear, generally good.

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:07

$38.00
165077

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish Last Football Game Coached 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080697958

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 14, 1930 * New York Giants vs. Norte Dame Fighting Irish * Charity football game for NYC unemployed * Knute Rockne's last game ( day of) The top of page 4 of this section has a banner headline: "Giants and Notre Dame All-Stars to Meet for Charity at Polo Grounds Today" with subheads and two related photos. (see) This was to be Knute Rockne's very last football game coached prior to his fatal airplane crash. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends August 09, 2018 15:16

$37.00
165045

Rare TORY Pro British Revolutionary War w/ Battle of Bennington 1778 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392080122499

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 14, 1778 * Revolutionary War Tory original * Rare Pro British issue from America * Battle of Bennington & much more This was a Tory newspaper published in Philadelphia when the British occupied the city. It began in 1775 and ended when the British evacuated the city in May of 1778. Not surprisingly, the masthead features an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms. Page 2 has a great account of the Battle of Bennington, being a nearly half page letter signed in type by the losing commander of the British forces: J. Burgoyne. See the photos for the details. The letter has near the end: "...This, my Lord, is the true state of... See More  

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Ends August 08, 2018 15:38

$820.00
164969

ENIAC 1 1st Electronic COMPUTER Turing-Complete Invention 1947 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392077825684

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 12, 1947 * Eniac 1 invention (early computer) * 1st electronic computer * Aberdeen Proving Ground Page 21 has one column headings: "COMPUTING 'BRAIN' WILL 'MEMORIZE'" "Machines Shown at Aberdeen Promise to Be Immense Aid to Science and Business" See images for text here. Historic. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day. Fifty-six pages, a few cutouts on a couple unrelated inside pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: ENIAC, short for Electronic Numerical Integrator And Computer, was th... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2018 14:13

$47.00
164964

LAWRIN American Thoroughbred Racehorse Wins KENTUCKY DERBY 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392077823824

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, May 8, 1938 * Lawrin wins Kentucky Derby * American Thoroughbred racehorse The front page of this section has a banner headline: "60,000 WATCH LAWRIN WIN DERBY WITH DAUBER SECOND" with subheads and two photos. Nice for display. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 04, 2018 14:06

$42.00
164962

MONTREAL MAROONS Wins the Stanley Cup NHL Ice Hockey Championship 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372358990052

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1935 * Montreal Maroons - NHL Hockey * Wins Stanley Cup title The sport's section (page 27) has a banner headline: "World's Hockey Championship Captured by Maroons in Three Straight Games" with subheads and lineups. (see) First report coverage the Montreal Maroons winning the 1934-35 Stanley Cup by defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, 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 whit... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2018 14:04

$38.00
160256

SEABISCUIT Havre de Grace Handicap HORSE RACING Victory w/ PHOTO 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372184739068

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1938 * Seabiscuit wins Havre de Grace Handicap * Maryland - Havre de Grace Racetrack * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The sport's section (page 34) has three column headline: "Seabiscuit Wins in Maryland" with subheads and nice photo. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Havre de Grace Handicap in Maryland. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends August 02, 2018 16:18

$56.00
164885

2 JIM THORPE Carlisle Indian School Athlete OLYMPICS Gold Medals 1912 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372355289682

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, July 8 and 16, 1912 * Jim Thorpe shines at Olympics * Carlisle Indian School star athlete A pair of issues with the top of the last column of each heads on noted athlete Jim Thorpe winning his two gold medals at the Stockholm Olympics for the decathlon and pentathlon. See the photos for the headlines. Each report carries over to page 3. Thorpe would ultimately would be forced to surrender both gold medals when it was discovered he was paid to play semi-professional football before the Olympics. Complete in 16 & 14 pages respectively, good condition.

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Ends August 01, 2018 15:15

$97.00
164881

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392076096263

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

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Ends August 01, 2018 15:11

$98.00
164833

1977 SEATTLE SLEW Thoroughbred Horse Racing Wins TRIPLE CROWN Belmont Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372347593980

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1977 * Seattle Slew wins the triple crown * Thoroughbred horse racing * Belmont Stakes The front page has a three column photo with heading: "Undefeated Seattle Slew Wins Belmont And Captures Triple Crown" (see photos). The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "Unbeaten Seattle Slew Takes Belmont for Triple Crown" with subheads and two related photos. More inside. Much more inside with full page pictorial (see photos). This is 1st report coverage on Seattle Slew winning the Belmont Stakes, the 3rd and final leg to his famed triple crown. He was the only horse to win the triple crown still undefeated. Nice to have in this famous NYC t... See More  

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Ends July 25, 2018 15:46

$135.00
165194

JOHNNY VANDER-MEER 1st No Hitter in Row Cincinnati Reds Baseball 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392084586321

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only,. June 12, 1938. * Johnny Vander-Meer 's 1st of 2 in a row * Cincinnati Reds baseball no- hitter game * Baseball history about to made The front page of this section has a two column heading: "Vander Meer Pitches No-Hit, No-Run Game, Facing 28 Batters as Reds Top Bees, 3-0" First report coverage on Johnny Vander Meer pitching the first of 2 no-hitters in a row. He would pitch another one a few days later becoming the only pitcher in Major League history to achieve this feat. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2018 07:52

$33.00
165192

CINDERELLA MAN James Braddock Heavyweight BOXING TITLE in 2 Days 1935 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372371733770

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1935 * Cinderella Man famous upset win (2 days prior) * Heavyweight boxing title fight * James Braddock vs. Max Baer The sport's section (page 28) has a banner headline: "Impressive Exhibition Given by Braddock as He Finishes Boxing Drills Here" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2018 07:19

$34.99
165146

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Beginning German Boycott JEWS Jewish Businessess 1933 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372370736848

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 25, 1933 * Jewish boycott * Beginning of the Holocaust The front page has a one column heading: "JEWS IN REICH DENY ATROCITIES BY NAZIS" with subheads. (see) An early example of bias media here ? The official start of the Jewish boycott would take place a few days later. More on page 10. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 subscrib... See More  

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Ends July 23, 2018 09:47

$39.99
164793

Best DALE EARNHARDT Daytona 500 Nascar #3 CRASH Death 2001 Florida FL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070081884

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS-JOURNAL, Daytona Beach, Florida, February 19, 2001 (Dale Earnhardt's Fatal Crash) * From the city where it happened * Great for framing or as a memento Whether you are a NASCAR fan or not, collectors cannot fail to admit that one of the more notable--and tragic--events in NASCAR racing was the death of the famed Dale Earnhardt at the Daytona 500 racetrack. See the photo below for how the local newspaper treated this event. Always nice to get major events in cities where they happened, here is an opportunity to add a racing-related paper to your collection. This is the complete issue with 46 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:27

$47.00
164790

Early JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees Baseball CONTRACT Signing 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070080262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1938 * Early Joe DiMaggio contract signing * New York Yankees - Yanks * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 23) has a four column headline: "Yankee Contract Is Accepted by DiMaggio" with subheads and photo of DiMaggio. (see) First report coverage on Joe DiMaggio's contract signing after just two seasons with the New York Yankees. He wouldn't be nicknamed the "Yankee Clipper" until 1939. Great to have in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 iss... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:23

$44.00
164782

NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball w/ Babe Ruth PHOTO 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070077188

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., Oct. 6, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * World Series of baseball w/ photos (game 1) The front page has reporting on the upcoming game 2 of the 1927 World Series. Pages 4 & 5 has various reporting of game with 3 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth crossing home plate securing the first run of the 1st game. Fourteen pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, close cut along left margin of page 4 with some text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:16

$56.00
164725

Early WILLIE MOSCONI Mr. Pocket Billiards Championship POOL 1941 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342363722

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1938 * Early Willie Mosconi - pool * Pocket billiards championship The sport's section (page 26) has a one column heading: "MOSCONI DEFEATS CARAS BT 125-75" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:08

$38.00
164723

Best LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Last CONTRACT Signing 1939 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342357894

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 13, 1939 * Lou Gehrig signs contract (last year) * New York Yankees baseball The front page of this section has a one column heading: "$39,000 CONTRACT SIGNED BY GEHRIG; YANKS TOP CARDS" with subheads and photo headed: "Yankee Slugger Again in Fold" (see) Gehrig would have to give up baseball the following month due to health failure. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:00

$39.00
164719

Great 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT "Double Play" Harper's Weekly 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342352037

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 8, 1886 * Great 19th century baseball print The full ftpg. shows: "Some Setters & Pointers at the Dog Show" with a related article inside. Other prints include: "The Canoe Exhibition", a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Root Of The Matter"; a doublepage centerfold of: "Trinity Church, Boston"; and a full page: "Unveiling the Statue of Senator Hill at Atlanta". But the prime print is certainly the terrific & very displayable full page captioned: "A Double Play--First League Game, New York Against Boston, April 29" which shows a game in progress, showing the entire infield and a play about to be made on a runner at second base (see). This is one of the better... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:54

$275.00
164713

JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees CONSECUTIVE HITS Game Record in 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068769313

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio breaks Yankees record * Consecutive games with a hit (30) * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 26) has a five column headline: "White Sox Snap Yankees' String at Eight Triumphs" with subheads that include: "DIMMAGIO'S STREAK REACHES 30 GAMES" "Joe's Lucky Hit Sets All-Time Mark for Yanks, Who Lose to White Sox, 8-7" and more with box scores. (see) First report coverage of New York Yankees star Joe DiMaggio breaking the record for most consecutive games with hit for a Yankee player. This was also during the time when he finally finished with a record of 56 games. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:48

$52.00
164691

WAR ADMIRAL Horse Racing Wins at Hialeah Park Race Track Florida 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341297667

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, February 20, 1938 * War Admiral's 1st win as a 4 year old * Hialeah Park Race Track - Florida The top of the front page of this section has a one column heading: "WAR ADMIRAL WINS IN DEBUT FOR 1938; PICCOLO, 35-1, FIRST" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on War Admiral winning his 1st race as a four year old at Hialeah Park Race Track in Florida. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:16

$37.00
164680

BABE RUTH Breaks 1st Home Run BASEBALL Record Boston Red Sox 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067474732

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 9, 1919 * Babe Ruth's very 1st home run record * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball The sports page (pg. 20) has a banner headline announcing: "Yanks Lose Twice And See Record Broken When Babe Ruth Gets His 26th Home Run" plus first column heads: "Ruth Knocks Out His 26th Homer" "Red Sox Pitcher, the Sensation of Baseball History, Makes New Record" "Lowers 20 Year Old Mark" "Buck Freeman's String of 25 Circuit Clouts Had Held Since 1899" and a bit more. A very significant sports issue as this first record-breaker for Babe Ruth thrust him into national prominence in the sports world, where he would remain. And interesting that he accomplished this as a member of the Bosto... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:47

$175.00
164676

CITIZEN KANE Orson Wells Movie Film Opeing Premier REVIEW 1941 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067473356

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

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:45

$39.00
164663

LOU BOUDREAU University of Illinois & Cleveland Indians Baseball 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067468873

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 3, 1938 * Lou Boudreau suspended * University of Illinois sports * Cleveland Indians - MLB The sport's section (page 27) has a banner headline: "Illinois Suspends Its Basketball Captain Over Deal With Cleveland Indians" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: While still at Illinois, Cleveland Indians general manager Cy Slapnicka paid him an undisclosed sum in return for agreeing to play baseball for the Indians after he graduated. His father complained to the Big Ten Conference, and league officials ruled him ineligible for collegiate sports. During his... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:37

$38.00
164655

STATUE OF LIBERTY Bartholdi's Sculpture Construction TORCH Print 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067393064

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, June 20, 1885 * Statue of Liberty construction The full ftpg. is a print of: "The New Aquatic Wonder--The Steam-Yacht 'Stilletto' ...". Inside prints include; "Kansas--The Transfer of the Nez Perces--Indians Boarding a Train at Arkansas City for their Old Home in Idaho" "The Celebrated California Race-Horse, 'Tyrant' "; a great fullpg of: "The Torch of The Statue of Liberty As It Will Appear When Completed on Bedloe's Island" with a related article; a fullpg. of; "The Late Victor Hugo--Scene at his Bedside During His Last Hours"; a halfpg. horse race print at Sheepshead Bay, New York; a print of "Dickinson College at Carlisle" and more. Sixteen pages, n... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 13:44

$58.00
164622

GALLANT FOX Triple Crown KENTUCKY DERBY Churchill Downs HORSE Race1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372336931607

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

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Ends July 15, 2018 15:31

$64.00
164560

WAR ADMIRAL Horse Racing Wins Kentucky Derby 1st of TRIPLE CROWN 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372335074095

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, May 9, 1937 * War Admiral - horse racing * Kentucky Derby win (1st of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner The front page of this section has a banner headline: "60,000 SEE WAR ADMIRAL DEFEAT POMPOON IN DERBY" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage continues on page 8 with banner headline and 2 more related photos. Loads of text. Nice for display. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 07:32

$67.00
164498

SECRETARIAT WINS Gotham Stakes PRE TRIPLE CROWN Horse Racing 1973 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372332245475

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1973 * Secretariat wins Gotham Stakes * Pre Triple Crown horse races The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "SECRETARIAT TIES TRACK MARK IN TAKING GOTHAM" with subheads. This reports Secretariat winning his second race as a three year old. It was the first time in his career that he led wire-to-wire. Great to have in this famous NYC title. A rather rare find as this was before Secretariat was a household name. Likely only to be found in a New York newspaper as it is where the race was held. Complete in a very thick 200+ page Sunday edition, never bound, minor foxing, generally nice condition.

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Ends July 11, 2018 15:16

$68.00
164497

SEATTLE SLEW Thoroughbred Race Horse Racing KENTUCKY DERBY Win 1977 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392062807088

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1977 * Seattle Slew wins Kentucky Derby * Thoroughbred race horse racing The front page has a three column photo with caption: "Seattle Slew Wins Kentucky Derby" The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "Seattle Slew Captures Kentucky Derby by 1 3/4 Lengths" with subhead and photo. More on page S3. 1st report coverage on Seattle Slew winning the Kentucky Derby, the first race in his triple crown feat. He remains the only horse to win the crown while undefeated. Complete in a thick Sunday edition of 150+ pages, never bound, nice condition.

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Ends July 11, 2018 15:15

$68.00
164465

Whirlaway BELMONT STAKES Thoroughbred Horse Racing Triple Crown 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060911122

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, June 8, 1941 * Whirlaway - horse racing * Belmont Stakes win (last of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a six column heading: "'Whirly' Wins at Belmont, Completes 'Triple'" with subheads. (see) This was the 3rd of 3 historic wins for the famed horse for the triple crown. Complete with 50+ pages, light toning at the margins and central fold, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 08, 2018 15:22

$57.00
164461

Rare LOU GEHRIG Batting at Spring Training in Florida PHOTO 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372329287889

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 4, 1928 * Rare spring training photo in St. Petersburg, Florida * Lou Gehrig - New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of the front page of this section has a four column photo showing Lou Gehrig batting at Spring training in St. Petersburg, Florida. Of course only a New York title would publish such a photo here. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends July 08, 2018 15:18

$50.00
164424

CHARLES ROBERTSON Chicago White Sox Perfect Game Pitched Baseball 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060323570

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, May 1, 1922 * Charles Robertson * Chicago White Sox * 5th perfect game ever thrown * 1st in an away game The sport's section (page 8) has a one column heading: "ROBERTSON HERO OF PERFECT GAME" with subhead and box scores. (see) First report coverage on the perfect game pitched by Robertson as he was the 1st ever to ever pitch one in a away game. Other news of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:28

$37.00
164370

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Craig Wood Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372326957224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1941 * Craig Wood wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia * World War II - WWII era The sport's section (page 21) has a banner headline: "Wood Triumphs With Strong Finish in Masters' Golf Tournament at Augusta" with subheads, photo and scores. First report coverage on Craig Wood winning the 1941 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowi... See More  

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Ends July 06, 2018 14:55

$52.00
161939

RED GRANGE Illinois Running Back in Last COLLEGE FOOTBALL Game in 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391994735534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: OMAHA SUNDAY NEWS, Nebraska, sport's section only, November 22, 1925 * Red Grange - Galloping Ghost * Illinois Fighting Illini - College football * Chicago Bears - NFL The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "'Red' Grange Ends College Career in Blaze of Glory" with subheads and nice photo Grange holding his famed #77 jersey. First report coverage on the famous Illinois running back playing in his last college football game vs. Ohio State. He would then sign with the Chicago Bears shortly afterward. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning & minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 04, 2018 12:10

$77.00
164322

MENOW Thoroughbred Racehorse Racing Wins Belmont Futurity Stakes 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372322160815

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, Oct. 3, 1937 * Menow - American thoroughbred racehorse * Wins Belmont Futurity Stakes - Elmont NY The front page of this section has a banner headline: "MENOW WINS $76,000 FUTURITY IN WORLD RECORD TIME" with subheads and related photo. First report coverage continues on page 10 with another photo. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:23

$33.00
164321

WALTER HAGEN Wins St. Louis Open GOLF Tournamant PGA w/ Photo 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372322157791

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1932 * Golfer Walter Hagen * St. Louis Open win The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline: "Last Round Score of 65, Six Under Par, Gives Hagen Victory in Open Tourney" with subheads, photos a stats. First report coverage on golfing great Walter Hagen winning the St. Louis Open golf tournament. Other news, sports and advertisement of the day. Complete in 34 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 prima... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2018 15:22

$38.00
164292

PENN STATE Nittany Lions College Football Game vs. Penn Quakers 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321787353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, November 7, 1937 * Penn State Nittany Lions * NCAA college football games Page 2 of this section has a banner headline: "48,000 See Penn State Strike Through Air to Conquer Penn in Annual Game" with subheads, stats and lineups (see) Many other college football games reported as well throughout . Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 07:42

$32.00
164290

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE College Football & Notre Dame-Army Rivalry 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372321786936

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only. November 14, 1937 * Alabama Crimson Tide * NCAA college football * Notre Dame fighting Irish Page 6 of this section has a three column headline that reads: "Alabama Close to Title" with subheads that include: "Late Drive Wins For Alabama, 7-0", "Kilgrow's Short Pass to Warren in Final Period Beats Georgia Tech" and more with lineups. Alabama would go on to win the SEC that year. Many other college football game coverage including the famed Notre Dame-Army rivalry of that era. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2018 07:41

$38.00
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