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182915

MICHAEL LANDON Bonanza & Little House on the Prairie Actor DEATH 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109879453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION B ONLY of the Los Angeles Times, July 2, 1991 * Michael Landon death (1st report) * Hollywood actor, director & producer * "Bonanza" Little Joe Cartwright * "Little House on the Prairie" Charles Ingalls The top of the front page of this section has a one column heading: "TV Actor Michael Landon Is Dead at 54" with subhead. First report coverage continues on the back page of this section with two related photos. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry as well as from the city near Malibu, where he died. Complete SECTION B ONLY with 12 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:07

$40.00
182912

MUHAMMAD ALI Cassius Clay Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight TERRELL 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109864807

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., February 7, 1967 * Muhammad Ali - Cassius Clay * Heavyweight boxing title match fight * Ernie Terrell The top of the front page has a nice headline: "Clay Trims Terrell in Uneven Match" with the actual report being in the sport's section (page 22) under the heading: "Terrell Handed Savage Beating" with photo. (see) Complete with 32 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1967, Ali and Terrell met to end the confusion about who was the legitimate heavyweight champion. Before the bout, Terrell chose to call Ali by his birth name, Cassius Clay, rather than his adopted Muslim name. Ali took offense to this, as he had in a previous fight with Ring Leg... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:01

$52.00
182911

SYRACUSE NY Central Baptist Church Floor Collapse Disaster 1874 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109864393

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 25, 1874 * Central Baptist Church disaster * Syracuse, New York floor collapse The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE CHURCH DISASTER" "Heartrending Scene" "A Happy Throne Suddenly Buried in a Struggling Mass" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 2 full columns with list of the dead and injured. Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 15:01

$35.00
182907

WENDELL SCOTT Becomes Only African American to Win NASCAR Race 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867663846

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Dec. 2, 1963 * Wendell Scott wins NASCAR race * 1st and only African American to do so * Speedway Park, Jacksonville, Florida The sport's section (page 3-C) has a brief report under the one column heading: "Extra Laps Win 100-Mile Race" which is a first report on the only African American to ever win a NASCAR race at it's top level. I assume the brief report here is due to the fact that NASCAR wasn't that popular back then, in fact the New York Times didn't even report it. Complete with all 40+ pages, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Scott began his racing career in local circuits and attained his NASCAR license in around 1953, making him the first... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:59

$67.00
182906

Best King JAMES II OF ENGLAND Death 1st Report 1701 London England UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109841754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 11, 1701 * James II of England death The back page has an historic report of the death of King James II, the last Catholic monarch of England who was deposed during the Glorious Revolution of 1688 and spend the remainder of his life in exile in France. The report from Paris dated Sept. 17 reads: "The late King fell into a lethargy on the 14th instant, and was thought to be dead, he continued in the same till yesterday, and died between three and four that afternoon." Great to have this content in a London newspaper. The back page also has a maritime report of ships from America: "The King William Galley from Scanderoon, the Leonera from New England, and the Amity from Virginia, are ... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:58

$315.00
182904

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109836422

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 28, 1777 * Revolutionary War * Fort Ticonderoga * From The Enemy Inside pages have some content on the Revolutionary War, including items containing: "...the King's arm were near Crown Point; the rebels abandoned the Fort of Ticonderoga & brought their stores over the Lake George...every rebel they found obliged the drivers & every rebel they found to take the oath of allegiance to his Majesty...rebels found the loyalists had abandoned the mountain..." with more. A back page report from Hartford includes: "Gov. Tryon having collected a gang of starved wretches from among the British troops & tories, came over from Long Island..." with more. Eight pages, 8 1/4 by ... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:57

$58.00
182896

CHAUNCEY OLCOTT Irish-American Actor Songwriter Singer DEATH 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109796039

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 19, 1932 * Chauncey Olcott death * Actor, songwriter & singer Page 15 has a one column heading: "CHAUNCEY OLCOTT, BALLARD SINGER, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Chauncey Olcott, Irish-American stage actor, songwriter and singer.I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 & ... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:50

$47.00
182895

AL 'Scarface' CAPONE Liquor Beer Alcohol Prohibitin Era Gangster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109791108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE TIMES, October 19, 1929. * Al 'Scarface' Capone * Prohibition era gangster * Beer baron The front page has one column headings: "CAPONE CHECK IS SOUGHT AS RUM RAID EVIDENCE" with subheads. (see) The great stock market crash of 1929 would occur just a few days later. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, some small binding slits along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:48

$47.00
182892

JFK John F. Kennedy Democratic Presidential NOMINATION Win 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109782692

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, July 15, 1960 * John F. Kennedy JFK * Democratic nomination The top of front page has one column headings that include: "If Kennedy Wins" "He'd Make Greater Use Of Presidential Power, Follow a New Deal Line" and more with small illustrated portrait of him. (see) Complete with all 18 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:47

$44.00
182891

Georges Lemaître COSMIC RAYS Big Bang Theory Universe Expansion 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392867645686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1933 * Georges Lemaître's big bang theory * Expansion of the universe * Cosmic Rays - physics Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Le Maitre Sees in Cosmic Ray First Energy; May Reconcile Compton-Millikan Theories" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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. wikipedia not... See More  

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:47

$45.00
182829

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR w/ Hunt for General Santa Anna 1847 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865537709

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 29, 1847 * Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna * Mexican-Amercian War Inside has some great content on the Mexican War including nearly a full column letter: "Dispatches From Major Downing" on the situation from near the end of the war. It includes a letter from him to President Polk which begins: "I've done my best, according to your directions, to get round Santa Anna, but it is all no use. He's as slippery as an eel, and has as many lives as a cat. Trist and I together can't hold him U Scott and Taylor can't kill him off...he slips through our fingers..." with much more. Another report is headed: "Santa Anna's Purposes". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:36

$43.00
182827

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON EVENING POST England 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865537409

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, July 31, 1779 * General Augustine Prevost * Re. Battle of Beaufort SC * American Revolutionary War Page 3 has an item: "...official intelligence...that General Prevost had met with the same disaster as General Burgoyne at Saratoga, but not before he had made a brave defence, by which a dreadful slaughter was made in his unfortunate army. Equal bravery on the part of the Generals Lincoln and Moultrie decided the conquest in favour of America and the whole British army surrendered prisoners of war...". This concerns his movements in South Carolina. Four pages, folio size, never-trimmed margins, red tax stamp on the front page, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:35

$29.00
182823

MASONIC Masons Grand Lodge Celebration Toast to George Washington 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107409898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 27, 1795 * Masonic - Masons - Freemasonry * Toast to President George Washington * St. John the Baptist celebration Page 2 has a report of a: "Fraternal Feast", a Masonic celebration, beginning: "The Feast of St. John the Baptist was celebrated by the Grand Lodge of this Commonwealth..." with details of the event. Among the toasts given: "Our worthy & beloved brother, the illustrious George Washington. May his virtues, like the rays of the celestial light, shine from the east..." with more. Page 2 also has a letter: "By the Governor" signed in type: Samuel Adams. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:33

$49.00
182821

1st Pro BASEBALL Pennant Philadelphia Athletics & POLYGAMY Mormons1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865535890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 31, 1871 * 1st baseball pennant race - Philadelphia Athletics Page 3 has a report of the championship game of 1871: "The Champion Athletics" "One of the Finest Games of the Season--The Chicagoes Narrowly Escape Being 'Chicagoed'--The Athletics to Fly the Whip Pennant." The report begins with some preliminary details, including the fact that White Stockings wore an array of uniforms due to the loss of all their equipment in the famous Chicago Fire: "The Chicago club, it will be remembered, lost everything but their lives in the late fire, and the appearance they made yesterday in their suits of various hues and make was ludicrous in the extreme." Note also the fine Mormon reporting ... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:32

$57.00
182818

WASHINGTON IRVING American Short-Story Writer Sleepy Hollow DEATH 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107408304

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 30, 1859 * Death of Washington Irving * American short-story writer * "Legend of Sleepy Hollow" fame The top of the front page has: "Obituary' "Death of Washington Irving" with the lengthy details taking over 2 columns. Eight pages, binding indents at the spine cause some text loss to the first column article, but not close to the noted content. Otherwise good.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:31

$32.00
182813

Best SAG HARBOR Long Island NY New York FIRE Disaster w/ Map 1877 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107401955

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CORRECTOR, Sag Harbor, Long Island, New York, March 3, 1877 * Rare high class community title * Fire disaster w/ related map An uncommon title from this once-famous whaling town near the eastern end of Long Island, now more famous as a playground for the rich & famous who frequent the neighboring Hamptons. The features a detailed report headed: "EXTENSIVE CONFLAGRATION" "The Lower Part of Sag Harbor in Ashes" "A Wild Night of Fire and Tempest" "34 Buildings Destroyed--Music Hall, the Maidstone Mills and the Nassau House Swept Away" and much more on the terrible fire. Included is a nice street map of Sag Harbor showing the "Ruined District" with various buildings and streets labeled. Four pages, two folds, ... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:23

$49.00
182810

KINSTON NC Battle of Wyse Fork North Carolina CIVIL WAR Nears End 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107400980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 13, 1865 * Final month of the Civil War * Kinston NC North Carolina (Wyse Fork) * Confederacy down to their last hope Among the ftpg. column heads are: "Important From North Carolina" "A Battle Reported Near Kinston on Wednesday" "A Victory Claimed Over Our Forces" "The Gallantry of the Union Troops Acknowledged" "Reports of Scouts" "Rumored Union Victories in South Carolina" "Cheatham & Johnston Get 'Awfully Whipped' " "General Sherman at Cheraw" "The Slave-Arming Question..." and more. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:22

$35.00
182808

World Famous & Rare BRITISH GUIANA One 1c Cent Magenta Stamp SOLD 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107400624

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1940 * Sale of world's most rare & most valuable postage stamp * British Guiana (Guyana) one cent magenta stamp * Significant philately report : key philatelic interest Page 22 contains a somewhat inconspicuous report of the most recent sale of the world's most valuable stamp, the one cent magenta British Guiana stamp. The report--see the photos for the full text--gives some details as are substantiated by further details on this stamp provided by Wikipedia: "The British Guiana 1 cent magenta is regarded by many as the world's most famous stamp.It was issued in limited numbers in British Guiana (now Guyana) in 1856, and only one specimen is now known to exist. The 1 cent magenta was part ... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:22

$48.00
182807

PATRICK JOSEPH HAYES Cardinal Roman Catholic Church DEATH 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865530258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 5, 1938 * Patrick Joseph Hayes death (First report) * American Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church * Archbishop of New York The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Cardinal Hayes Dies at 70 In Sleep at Country Home" with subhead and photo. (see) Much more on pages 6 & 7 with several more photos. Lengthy text. 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 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 15:21

$42.00
182798

BATTLE OF GREEN SPRINGS Virginia Cornwallis Revolutionary War 1781 US Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107091789

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, August 14, 1781 * Battle of Green Spring * James County, Virginia * Revolutionary War The front page has news from captured correspondence including: "The revolt of the Pennsylvania line & Jersey brigade...are certainly events of very great importance, & must have very extensive effects both in reducing Washington's present force & preventing its being recruited by new levies..." and: "...I flatter myself the southern provinces will be recovered to his Majesty obedience before the long promised succors, none of which are yet sailed, can arrive from France, & Mr. Washington, unable to draw subsistence for his troops from the west side of the Hudson's river, be c... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:48

$460.00
182794

BILLY THE KID William H. Bonney Old West Outlaw Pat Garratt KILLS 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107091329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 19, 1881 * Outlaw Billy the Kid shot dead * Pat Garrett - Old West lawman On page 2 under "News Of The Day" is a section devoted to "Crimes And Casualties". Among the news items in this section is an inconspicuous yet historic report that reads, in full: "Billy the Kid,' a notorious murderer and desperado, for several years the terror of New Mexico, was shot dead, by Sheriff Garrett of Lincoln County, at Fort Sumter, in that Territory, on the 14th inst." Somewhat uncommon to have reports about the death of "Billy the Kid". Many tend to be brief such as this one, although this one has all the basic facts marking the end of one the most famous and legendary outlaws of the Old W... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:47

$250.00
182793

SEABISCUIT Gold Cup at Santa Anita Stakes HORSE RACING Victory 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107091196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1938 * Seabiscuit wins Hollywood Gold Cup * Santa Anita Stakes - Arcadia, California * Thoroughbred racehorse racing the front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "SEABISCUIT TAKES $50,000 ADDED TEST" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Gold Cup at Santa Anita Stakes in Arcadia, California. This was the inaugural race here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 80+ page Sunday edition, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:46

$62.00
182791

Siege BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Tennessee Gunboats Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865275967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 17, 1862 * Battle of Fort Donelson - Tennessee The front page features a nice & detailed map titled: "FORT DONELSON, TENN. The Scene of General Grant & Commodore Foote's Latest Achievement". Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "THE SIEGE OF FORT DONELSON"; "Details of Three Days Desperate Fighting"; "Terrific Fire of the Enemy on the Union Gunboats"; "Desperate Courage of the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:45

$67.00
182787

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107089463

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIAMI NEWS, Florida, Nov. 22, 1963 * Terrific issue for display * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination I believe this to be an "extra" edition put out very quickly to announce: "KENNEDY IS DEAD ! " "Felled By Assassin In Dallas" in huge letters on the front page, as the pagination is odd. There are 8 pages total which is likely all this edition had, but they are numbered 1, 2, 7, 8, 13, 14, 19 & 20. It is called the: "Blue Streak Edition" as a blue streak runs down the right margin. Great condition, and a terrific issue for display given this huge & very dramatic headline.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:44

$84.00
182786

JEAN HARLOW The Blonde Bombshell Hollywood Actress DEATH 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865274965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, June 8, 1937 * Actress Jean Harlow death (1st report) * 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell The front page is a two column heading announcing: "Career of Jean Harlow Closed by Grim Reaper" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of the famous Hollywood "Platinum Blonde" actress. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, a little margin wear and tear, generally good.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:43

$62.00
182782

Actor JOHN WILKES BOOTH Abraham Lincoln Assassin Found & KILLED 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107088410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 28, 1865 * Assassin John Wilkes Booth * Found at Garrett's Farm & shot dead * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination A very historic issue with the front page, first column heads: "BOOTH'S END" "The Shooting of the Assassin of the President" "The Flight and Desperate Resistance" "He is Traced Through the Swamps of Maryland and Virginia and Burned Out of a Barn" "He Refuses to Surrender and is Shot" "The Body In Washington" "Harrold Captured and in Irons" "Full Details of the Pursuit and Captures" and even more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:42

$262.00
182771

MONITOR VS. MERRIMAC Battle of Hampton Roads Civil War Ironclads 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865265471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 14, 1862 * Battle of Hampton Roads, Virginia * Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack (CSSVirginia) * Civil War ironclads clash A significant issue reporting one of the most famous naval battles of the 19th century: the Monitor vs. the Merrimac. It ushered in "modern" naval engineering with the use of iron-clad vessels. One column heads on the back page include: "THE GREAT NAVAL FIGHT" "Official Report Of The Affair" "The Maiden Cruise Of The Monitor" "Rebel Accounts of their Losses and Damages" with the text taking 3 1/2 columns with considerable detail. Included is an official report received by the Navy Department about the Rebel attacks at Newport News, mentioning in part: "...I arrived o... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:32

$159.00
182768

Best THE GREAT CHICAGO FIRE Illinois Conflagration Disaster 1871 Chic. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865264473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO EVENING POST--EXTRA, Oct. 10, 1871 * Great Chicago fire disaster * From the same city (very rare) This is perhaps the very best Chicago Fire issue we have offered. Not only is it from Chicago, but it is a day earlier than any other report we have offered from Chicago. Most of the first column is taken up with heads including; "CHICAGO IN FLAMES" "An All-Night Carnival of the Fire Fiend!" "The Most Extensive & Devastating Conflagration of the 19th Century!" "A Fire Originates in the West Division, Destroys Several Acres of Buildings, Crosses the South Branch to the South Division, Sweeps through the business Heart of the City, Leaps the Main River, and Lays Waste the Entire North Side!" "Thousands of Families ... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:31

$1,175.00
182766

KALAKAUA "The Merrie Monarch" King of Hawaiian Islands DEATH 1891 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107082185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING EXPRESS, Los Angeles, California, Jan. 20, 1891 * Kalakaua death - king of Hawaiian Islands * "The Merrie Monarch" - last reigning king The top of the ftpg. has a column headed: "KING KALAKAUA DEAD" "The Hawaiian Ruler Passes Away at 2:30 This Afternoon" which includes a one column illustration of him as well. Nice to have in this West Coast publication. Eight pages, wear at the spine margin and the central fold with a small hole not affecting the mentioned article.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:30

$59.00
182765

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death 1881 Cincinnati Ohio Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107082015

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CINCINNATI WEEKLY GAZETTE, Ohio, Sept. 21, 1881 * President James A. Garfield assassination death Most of the first column is taken up with headlines on the death of President Garfield including: "DEAD ! " "James A.Garfield Passes Into the Dark Valley" "And the Shadow of Death Hangs Over the Land" "Dead---in the Full Ripeness of Life" "Dead---At the Summit of All Earthly Greatness" "With A Record of Imperishable Achievements" and much more. The balance of the front page is text on his death, his life, and related news. More on page 4. All columns on pages 1 & 4 are black-bordered. Eight pages, some wear at the margins, some old tape mends inside, small wear hole at the front leaf affects just 3 words.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:29

$67.00
182752

UNITED STATES EXPEDITION to KOREA 1st American Military Action 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107079037

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 22, 1871 * United States expedition to Korea w/ map * 1st American military action there Page 3 has a large map headed: "THE WAR IN THE COREA, The Scene of Operations of Our Asiatic Squadron on the 10th and 11th of Hune, 1871, on the Salee River" One column headings include: "THE COREA" "Full Account of Our Naval and Military Operations" "A Clear Victory And a Grand Prize" and much more. (see) Lengthy text. Complete with 8 pages, A few tape mends near the margins of the front page, generally nice.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:22

$37.00
182751

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392865256365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 (trivia: he was watching the mo... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:22

$200.00
182744

MARC CHAGALL Belarus Jewish Jews Modernism Artist Painter DEATH 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107074855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 29, 1985 * Marc Chagall death (1st report) * Belarusian Jewish artist - paintings Near the bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "Chagall, Artist of Joy and Suffering, Dies" with photo of Chagall and one of his works. First report coverage continues on page 3 with another one of his works. Complete 1st section with all 36 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2020 09:16

$52.00
182725

TEXAS REVOLUTION Begins w. Battle of Gonzales & Samuel Houston 1835 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392864093400

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 7, 1835 * Texas War for Independence begins * Battle of Gonzales TX Inside has 2 1/2 pages of news under the heading: "Texas" concerning events from the beginning of their war for independence. The reports seem to be a result of the Battle of Gonzales (first battle of the Texas war for independence) but there is no direct reference to it. Included are: "....It was confidently asserted at Vera Cruz that the government was determined to put down the insurrectionary movements in Texas..." and "Whereas, the rights & liberties of our fellow countrymen of the neighboring province of Texas are endangered by the violent & despotic course of general Santa Anna..." with more. Included also ... See More  

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Ends August 06, 2020 09:49

$44.00
182706

CIVIL WAR ENDING Fall of Richmond Ulysses S. Grant Robert E. Lee 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392863979581

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO TRIBUNE, April 6, 1865 * Fall of Richmond, Virginia * Last days of the Civil War The front page has some notable column headlines on the closing moments of the Civil War with: "FROM RICHMOND" "Sheridan Close Upon Lee's Heels" "Grant Confident of Capturing or Destroying Lee's Army" "Complete Details of the Occupation" "Lee's Entire Loss About 45,000" "The Great Victory" and more. Page 2 has: "The Capture of Richmond" "The Splendid Charge of General Wright's Corps". As evidence that crass commercialization is nothing new, see the ftpg. ad by a store headed: "Fall of Richmond!" Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, margin tears at the right side, minor fold wear.

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Ends August 06, 2020 08:01

$74.00
182705

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President CAUGHT & Conspirators Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392863979352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 15, 1865 * Confederate President Jefferson Davis caught * Mention of him wearing women's clothes * Abraham Lincoln murder trial The front page first column heads include: "JEFF. DAVIS" "Details Of His Capture" "His Camp 'Surprised at Daylight on the 10th Instant" "He Disguises Himself in His Wife's Clothing, and, Like His Accomplice Booth, Takes to the Woods" "He is Pursued & Forced to a Stand" "He Shows Fight & Flourishes a Dagger in the Style of the Assassin of the President" and more. The details of this historic report take up fully half of the front page. The balance of pg. 1 is taken up with other end-of-war items. Most of an inside page is taken up with testimony of the trial of the c... See More  

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Ends August 06, 2020 08:00

$75.00
182704

PITTSBURGH PIRATES Bill Mazeroski WORLD SERIES Home Run Champions 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373105950921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 14, 1960 * Pittsburgh Pirates win World Series * Bill Mazeroski famous home run * Nixon-Kennedy debates on TV The bottom of the front page has a very famous photo of Bill Mazeroski rounding third in his series-winning home run against the Yankees to win the 1960 baseball World Series. The top of the front page has column heads: "Pirates Win, 10-9, On Homer In Ninth And Take Series" "Mazeroski Hit Beats Yanks, Lifts Pittsburgh to First World Title In 35 Years" with the article carrying over to the sports pages where are 8 more photos of the World Series and a wealth of reporting including a banner headline. Also of significant at the top of the front page is a report on the famed Nixon-Kennedy te... See More  

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:59

$77.00
182703

GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Demoted by Ulysses S. Grant Pre-Massacre 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392863978548

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 13, 1876 * General George Armstrong Custer * President Ulysses S. Grant Some five weeks before he would meet disaster, page 4 has over half a column taken up with: "Grant and Custer" which begins: "General Grant's friends are coming slowly to his defense concerning the removal of Custer..." General Terry would be the military commander of the Dakota Territory during this time. Ten pages, great condition.

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:58

$38.00
182689

MEXICAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE Ends w/ Victory over Spanish Empire 1822 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373105947509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FARMERS' CABINET, Amherst, New Hampshire, Jan. 5, 1822 * Mexican War of Independence ends w/ Spain Page 2 has a very historic report announcing the independence of Mexico: "MEXICO INDEPENDENCE" with the report noting in part: "...the following article from a letter dated 'Mexico, Sept. 28, 1821. The general (Iturbide) entered this city yesterday at the head of 2,000 men. The provisional junta is now assembled & a regency will be formed in the course of a few days. Every thing is perfectly quiet...It has been a most extraordinary revolution effected without bloodshed..." and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, light foxing.

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:49

$68.00
182680

LZ 129 HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin EXPLOSION Disaster w/ Photos 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373102238278

INCOMPLETE ISSUE of the Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express, May 7, 1937 * Hindenburg airship disaster PHOTOs * Lakehurst NJ New Jersey Present here are pages 3-6 and 11-14 only with page 3 has two photo of the burnt skeleton of the famous airship. The following pages have some reporting with a full page pictorial on page 12 which show the infamous explosion. (see) Incomplete issue containing pages 3-6 and 11-14 of the 1st section only (front page not here), nice for display as such.

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Ends August 02, 2020 14:38

$57.00
182675

TULSA RACE RIOT Greenwood Community Oklahoma Massacre Blacks War 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373102236629

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., June 1, 1921 * Tulsa racial riots & massacre (1st report) * African-American Greenwood community The top of the front page has a one column heading: "RACE RIOTS BREAK OUT IN OKLAHOMA CITY" with subheads. (see) Complete with 8 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: The Tulsa race riot, also known as the 1921 race riot, The... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2020 14:36

$52.00
182639

Rare CONFEDERATE VA w/ Battle of Mill Springs Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373101884358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 4, 1862 * Battle of Mill Springs, Kentucky * In a Confederate title Not only a newspaper from the Confederate States, but from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "The Coin Of The Confederate States" "A Virginia Mother's Appeal To the Soldiers" which is stirring (see images). Also much reporting headed: "The Battle In Kentucky" "Interesting Account of the Battle" "Desperate Charge Of Our Forces" "Unparalleled Heroism & Valour" "Terrific Fire Of The Enemy" "The Retreat of Our Army" "Great Suffering Among Our Troops" with the report carrying over to page 2. Inside has the always-interesting editorial, this one beginning: "The Burnside expedition is a c... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2020 07:25

$85.00
182636

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew Breaks OLYMPIC Time Record 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373101157204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 13, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Breaks Olympic record in rowing * Famous upset vs. Nazi Germany fame The top of the front page of the sport's section (page 21) has a nice headline: "DON HUME STROKES HUSKIES TO RECORD" with subheads. (see) This crew would win the gold medal by upsetting the Nazi crew just 2 days later. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The rowing competition was dominated by the hosts, Germany, who medaled in every event and took five of the seven gold medals. The final race, men's eights, was won by a working-class United States team from the University of... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:47

$52.00
182633

Best JERRY REUSS Los Angeles Dodgers Baseball Pitcher NO-HITTER 1980 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858694831

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 28, 1980 * Jerry Reuss pitches no-hitter * Los Angeles Dodgers baseball * Best title to be had ? - rare The top of the front page of the sport's section has a nice banner headline: "Reuss Rolls and the Giants Come Up With a Big Zero" with subhead: "Error Deprives Dodger Pitcher of a Perfect Game in 8-0 Win" and two photos of Reuss. (see) Box scores on page 12 of this section. Great to have in this Los Angeles publication, Very rare as such. Complete with 60+ pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1980 Reuss had one of the best seasons of his career with 18 wins and only six losses, and leading the majors in shutouts with six; he also threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants on... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:46

$98.00
182625

1916 VIRGINIA CITY Nevada Yellow Jacket Gold Hill Mine FIRE Disaster Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858689412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 24, 1916 * Yellow Jacket Mine fire disaster * Gold Hill, Comstock Lode fame * Virginia City, Nevada The front page has a nice banner headline: "4 PERISH AS FIRE SWEEPS MINE" with subhead: "75 LIVES IN PERIL; FLAMES ENDANGER BONANZA PROPERTY" (see) Nice for display. Some consider this to be the greatest and lengthiest battle in World history. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 14 pages, a little irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:37

$44.00
182618

East St. Louis RACE RIOTS Whites Lynch MOBS Kill Many Blacks 1917 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100854073

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 2, 1917 * East St. Louis, Missouri race riots * Negroes - lynch mobs The front page has a banner headline: "Race Riots Renewed Today In East St. Louis" with subhead. Coverage on the East St. Louis race riot which was considered one the worst in U.S. history. Complete with 14 pages, loose with some wear along the spine, small library label just above the mentioned headline, light toning.

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Ends August 01, 2020 10:04

$44.00
182617

SS MORRO CASTLE Cruise Ship FIRE Disaster off New Jersey Coast 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100853517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, September 11, 1934 * Liner SS Morro Castle fire disaster The top of the front page has a four column headline: "MORRO CASTLE FIRE WAS INCENDIARY, SHIP OFFICERS TESTIFY AT INQUIRY; LINE PUTS DEAD AT 87, MISSING AT 50" with several subheads. (see) More on the following pages with a few related photos and a updated list of the dead and missing. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 10:03

$46.00
182615

Unusual BENJAMIN FRANKLIN False Death Report 2 Years Prior 1788 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858455123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 4, 1788 * Benjamin Franklin * False death report Page 2 has a curious item: "Letters are said to have been received from Philadelphia which mention that the celebrated Dr. Benjamin Franklin died there about the middle of January last in the 78th year of his age. Many historian will soon be engaged to delineate his character...one of the most extraordinary any age or country has produced..." with a bit more. Franklin actually died over two years later, in April, 1790. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 1/4 by 12 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 10:02

$56.00
182598

Rare & Early CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Related PRINT 49ers 1849 New Orleans Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100834741

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW ORLEANS WEEKLY DELTA, Louisiana, June 25, 1849 * Rare & early gold rush print A very unusual issue as the top of the front page features a nice illustration with a California Gold Rush theme, headed: "The California Porter And the U.S. Naval Officer" with a caption which relates the story from the beach at San Francisco. Prints in newspapers from 1849 relating to the Gold Rush are very rare. Inside has: "California News", and a report headed: "Death of James K. Polk" with all columns on the page black-bordered. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:53

$136.00
182597

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Younger GANG Rock Island Winston TRAIN Robbery1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100834512

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1881 * Outlaw Jesse James-Younger gang * Rock Island railroad train robbery Page 2 contains one of the better reports we have seen of the infamous Rock Island Railroad train robbery by Jesse James and his gang. While most reports are little more than a paragraph or two, this report takes two-thirds of a column and includes several accounts and much detail--photos below show the full text. The article is headed: "ROAD AGENTS ON A TRAIN" "They Kill Two Persons And Get Considerable Plunder" "Outlaws Who Surpass All Others In Boldness--After Deliberately committing Murder, They Rob a Safe In an Express Car". The article includes near its beginning: "...an incoming Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific t... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:52

$147.00
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