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177264

Historic JACKIE ROBINSON Breaks Color Barrier MLB Baseball Debut 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372865495295

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 16, 1947 * Jackie Robinson breaks racial barrier * 1st regular season baseball game * Texas City disaster (1st report) Page 7 has the historic report of Jackie Robinson's first Major League regular season game. The brief note includes: "Jackie Robinson, Brooklyn's Negro first baseman, and the first of his race to reach the majors since 1884, failed to get a hit... but his sacrifice-error play... set up the tying and winning runs." The front page has a dramatic banner headline, "EXPLOSIONS RIP TEXAS CITY", with subheads. The front page also has a one column head: "Nazi Hanged At Osweicim" being a report of the execution of Rudolf Hoess, the commandant of A... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2020 12:19

$117.00
177233

Best LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Yanks 1B "The Iron Horse" DEATH 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570861640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 3, 1941 * Death of Lou Gehrig * New York Yankees * Nice headline for display A terrific issue on the death of Lou Gehrig from the home of the New York Yankees The top of page 23 has a six column headline: "Old Teammates in Tears Over Gehrig's Death" with various subheads and nice illustration of Gehrig crossing home plate with word "Home" (see) Reporting continues on page 24 with nice pictorial. Great to have in this more uncommon New York City publication. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:31

$375.00
177225

GERMANY SURRENDERS in Europe Germans Quits V-E DAY 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864488754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, May 8, 1945 * Nazis surrender * V-E Day The front page has a nice headline: "TRUMAN PROCLAIMS VICTORY" with: "Warns Japan To Give Up" Much reporting on the following pages. This is the complete 32 pg. issue, tabloid-size, small library stamp along the blank right margin, some wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:27

$62.00
177216

WALTHER RATHENAU Germany German Weimer Republic ASSASSINATION 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864269168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1922 * Walther Rathenau assassination * Weimer Republic leader * German Democratic Pasrty The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BERLIN ASSASSINS SLAY RATHENAU; MINISTERS DEATH LAID TO ROYALISTS; GERMANS RALLY TO DEFEND REPUBLIC" with subheads and illustration of Rathenau. Other new of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning, a little wear along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:41

$45.00
177214

Great President WILLIAM McKINLEY Assassination DEATH w/ Photos 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570604336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL, September 14, 1901 * President William McKinley assassination A terrific issue for display even though the condition is not the greatest. The top of the the front page has a banner headline: "THE PRESIDENT IS DEAD!" with the rest of the front page taken up with a patriotic photo of McKinley surrounded by a thick black border. Much more on the following pages. Fourteen pages, some wear at the central fold and margins causing minimal text loss, a little light staining, great for display as such.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:40

$67.00
177208

QUEEN VICTORIA DEATH Monarch of Great Britain & Empress of India 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570596447

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON MORNING JOURNAL, January 23, 1901 * Queen Victoria death (1st report) * U.K. Great Britain and Ireland * Edward VII becomes King The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "LONG REIGN IS ENDED" with many subheads photo. More on pages 2, 3 & 4. Loads of text. Incomplete issue containing the 1st 4 pages only of a 12 page issue, many problems with condition. Archivally mended along the separated central fold with smaller other mends, piece torn away along the bottom margin (see), some other wear as well, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:34

$40.00
177176

GEORGE WASHINGTON Election Victory & NYC Arrival for Inauguration 1789 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392568287852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN MUSEUM, (Philadelphia), April, 1789 * George Washington's election victory * Arrival in New York City for inauguration A very significant issue, and one of a few magazines or newspapers with the text reporting the actions of Congress formally counting the votes for the first President of the United States. Near the back are several pages of the: "Proceedings of Congress", the first headed: "Brief Sketch of the Most Interesting of the Proceedings of Congress, Monday, April 6, 1789" which begins: "A Quorum of both houses met, and on counting the votes for president and vice president, they appeared to be: For President: His excell. gen. Washington....69. For vice president: Hon. John Adams.....34..." followed... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:47

$450.00
177174

BENEDICT ARNOLD Major John Andre TRAITOR Revolutionary War Defects 1780 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862993509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1780 * Benedict Arnold defects * Major John Andre treason * Revolutionary War Within the "Historical Chronicle" near the back of the issue is a portion which notes: "...These gentlemen were reply'd to by others in opposition, who in thee accumstom'd style execrated the American war & denounced vengeance on those who had been the cause of it...all the evils with which we are not threatened, & the loss of our transmarine possessions; the independency of the colonies; their accession to the power of our natural enemies; & their possession as essential to the very being of Great Britain as a great nation, was all foreseen & foretold before the tyranny of administration had... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:46

$133.00
177171

SIMON BOLIVAR Venezuela Military Liberation Leader DEATH 1831 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392568280311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Feb. 19, 1831 * Death of Simon Bolivar * Venezuela independence leader The back page has a nice report concerning the death of Simon Bolivar. Bolivar was one of most important historical and political figure in Latin American history. He is considered in Latin America as a hero, visionary, and a revolutionary. During his short life he lead Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Peru and Venezuela to independence from Spanish colonial rule. The back page item is headed: "Death of Bolivar" which gives a nice eulogy on his live. The death report is provided by Juan De Francisco De Marin and begins: "Penetrated with the greatest grief, I am overwhelmed with sorrow. The father of our cou... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:45

$62.00
177168

WINSTON CHURCHILL World War II British Leader DEATH w/ Photos 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567187374

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, January 24, 1965 * Winston Churchill death * British Prime Minister * World War II fame The front page has a banner headline: "WINSTON CHURCHILL DIES" and more with photo. More on the following pages with full page pictorial. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, a little wear along the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:38

$42.00
177166

USS THRESHER Nuclear Submarine Sinking Disaster U.S. NAVY 1963 Kansas Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567186799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, April 11, 1963 * USS Thresher (SSN-593) disaster (1st report) * United States Navy nuclear powered submarine The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "A-SUB 'INDEED LOST'; Navy Gives Up 129 to the Sea" with subheads, 3 photos of local sailors, and small related map. Also a nice banner photo of the sub along the top margin with heading: "Tragedy of the Thresher--Full Story" (see) More inside. First report coverage on the sinking of the USS Thresher, Nuclear Submarine. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, minor wear along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:36

$67.00
177165

JOHN GOTTI Gambino Crime Family MOB BOSS Mafia GUILTY w/ Photos 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567186450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, April 3, 1992 * John Gotti guilty verdict (1st report) * Mobster Boss - Gambino crime family This famous tabloid newspaper has a great displayable front page heading and photo concerning mob leader John Gotti's guilty verdict which ended up being his last day of freedom in society. The front page has a great headline: "GONE FELLA" with: "Gotti Goes Down On All Counts" and grainy photo. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages. Complete with all 32 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:36

$79.00
177164

President WILLIAM McKINLEY Assassination DEATH Very Close (Eve) 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862166554

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: UTICA DAILY PRESS, New York, September 13, 1901 * President William McKinley assassination death (eve) The top of the front page has a banner headline: "HAS A FIGHTING CHANCE FOR LIFE" with subheads. (see) He would die the following day. Nice for display. Eight pages, a little wear at the folds and margins, more so along the right side with minor text loss, generally good.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:36

$37.00
177160

1929 STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bear Financial 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567184675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 8, 1928 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has a great banner headline: "FORTUNES FADE IN STOCK DIP" with subheads. Nice for display. Was this an early warning sign of the great stock market crash just under a year later ? Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:34

$82.00
177154

White Star Line RMS TITANIC SINKING Sinks Survivors on Carpathia 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862035229

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING HERALD, Los Angeles, April 18, 1912 * RMS Titanic Sinking - survivors on Carpathia * Photos of J. Bruch Ismay and Isador Straus News of the Titanic sinking continues to arrive onshore with this issue with banner headline: "NEW YORK'S GREATEST CROWD WAITS RESCUED" & "SUFFERING IN OPEN LIFE BOATS IS DESCRIBED" with many subheads including: "Women Spent Hours Of Torture In Open Boats Before Their Rescue" and more. All text on the front page contains news of this infamous disaster. Nice for display. More on the following pages with a few photos of prominent figures onboard including J. Bruce Ismay and Isador Straus. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, archival strengthening along the central fold of the ... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 12:45

$282.00
177142

BILL HAYWOOD Socialist Party of America & (IWW) Founder DEATH 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861846049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING HERALD, Los Angeles, May 18, 1928 * Death of Bill Haywood (1st report) * Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) * Socialist Party of America * 1ST 4 PAGES ONLY *** At the top of the front page, above the masthead is a banner headline announcing: "BILL HAYWOOD DIES IN EXILE" with subheads. (see) Report continues on page 4, so entire Haywood article is present. Incomplete containing the first 4 pages only (loose), light toning, a little margin wear, archival mending along the central fold on page 2, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:19

$38.00
177141

BATTLE OF GUADALCANAL Campaign Solomon Islands ENDS 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861845863

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, War Extra, Los Angeles, February 9, 1943 * Battle of Guadalcanal campaign ends * Operation Watchtower - Pacific theater * First major offensive by Allied forces vs. Japan The front page has a terrific banner headline above the masthead: "BIG U.S. VICTORY JAPS QUIT GUADAL" with subhead. Nice for display. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs only (4 pages total), minor wear along the central fold, great for display as such. wikipedia notes: The Guadalcanal Campaign, also known as the Battle of Guadalcanal, was fought between August 7, 1942, and February 9, 1943, in the Pacific theater of World War II. Fought on the ground, at sea, and in the air, this was a strategically significan... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:19

$40.00
177139

BATTLE OF MUNDA POINT Japs Solomon Islands U.S. Army Victory 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861845223

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Aug. 6, 1943 * Battle of Munda Point ends w/ U.S. victory * United States Army vs. Imperial Japanese Army * New Georgia Campaign - Solomon Islands * FRONT LEAF ONLY **** The top of the front page, above the masthead is a great banner headline in bod lettering: "U.S. CAPTURES MUNDA" with subhead. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:18

$38.00
177136

ALFRED LOEWENSTEIN Belgian Financier MYSTERIOUS DEATH on Airplane 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861844434

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1928 * Alfred Loewenstein's mysterious death * Airplane fall over English Channel The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LOWENSTEIN'S TRAGIC END SHAKES EUROPE'S MARKETS; SUICIDE THEORY IS RAISED" with subheads. (See) Lengthy report continues inside with photo. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, small binding slits along the spine with a small piece torn away at upper left corner but no text loss, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:16

$40.00
177134

Nazi Battleship BISMARCK Sinks HMS HOOD Royal Navy 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566710570

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 25, 1941. * HMS Hood sunk (1st report) * Nazi battleship Bismarck * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a nice banner photo of the HMS Hood with headline: "H.M.S. Hood, Pride of British Fleet, Sunk by Bismarck" with subheads and another smaller related photo. Nice for display. More on page 6. First report coverage on the sinking of the HMS by the German battleship, Bismarck. The Bismarck would be sunk in retaliation a few days later. Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, a few archival mends inside, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: HMS Hood (pennant number 51) was a battlecruiser of the Royal Navy, and consider... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:15

$82.00
177132

AFRED LOEWENSTEIN Belgian Financier Airplane Fall FREAK DEATH 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861843111

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 5, 1928 * Alfred Loewenstein freakish death * Belgian financier - multimillionaire The front page has a great banner headline: "RICH BANKER DROPS INTO SEA" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Photo of Loewenstein is on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such. wikipedia notes: On the evening of 4 July 1928, Loewenstein left from Croydon to fly to Brussels on his private aircraft, a Fokker F.VII trimotor, along with six other people. While the aircraft was crossing the Eng... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:14

$57.00
177131

SS ATHENIA 1st British Ship Sunk World War II Beginning 1939 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566708473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, FINAL MORNING EXTRA!, September 5, 1939 * SS Athenia, the 1st British ship sunk by Germany in WWII * World War II at the beginning * Britain and France entering the war The front page has a nice headline announcing: "NAZI SUB SHELLED THE ATHENIA'S PASSENGERS AS SHIP WAS SINKING" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Complete issue with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, a little archival mending along the right and top margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:14

$45.00
177126

CHATTANOOGA CAMPAIGN Missionary Ridge Ulysses S. Grant 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861838375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, April 16, 1864 * re. Missionary Ridge, Chattanooga TN * Ulysses S. Grant's official report As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The front page has a lengthy editorial examination of the war at this point, beginning: "It is now sufficiently evident that war is soon to be waged in Virginia again on a Titanic scale..." with much more. Other content within includes: "Guns and Iron-Clads" "What the Navy Wants" "Battles Between Officers" "The Military Topography of the United States" "The Coming Campaign Against Richmond" "The Efficiency of the Iron-Clads" The most significant content is: "G... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:11

$32.00
177125

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566703613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MONITOR, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, April 19, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth Being a weekly newspaper page 2 has a first report of the death of Abraham Lincoln with column heads: "Death Of The PRESIDENT" "The National Horror" "Mr. Lincoln Is Assassinated" "The Assassination in His Private Box at the Theatre" "Pistol Ball Penetrates The Brain" "The Murderer Leaps Upon the Stage and Escapes". There are related articles on the assassination as well as a lengthy editorial headed: "The Nation Mourns a Martyred Father". There is also the official death report from the Secretary of War headed: "Death Of The PRESIDENT" reading: "Abraham Lincoln died this morning at twe... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:11

$235.00
177119

HERBERT HOOVER Elected 31st President of United States Rep. WINS 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566700572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 7, 1928 * Herbert Hoover elected President * Republicans Win The front page has a nice banner headline: "LANDSLIDE PLACES HOOVER IN OFFICE AS RECORD VOTE CAST" with subhead. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:08

$62.00
177114

POTSDAM CONFERENCE Germany Stalin Truman Churchill 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566697012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, EXTRA, Los Angeles, July 18, 1945 * Potsdam Conference ends (Germany) * World war II era original * Prime Minister Winston Churchill * Harry Truman - Joseph Stalin The front page has a great banner headline above the masthead: "'BIG 3' ORDERS DEATH FOR 'NAZI' GERMANY" with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos on page 3. Complete 1st section only with 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:03

$62.00
177111

RICHARD NIXON Wins United States 46th Presidential Election 1968 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566695295

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Election Extra, Los Angeles, November 6, 1968 * Richard Nixon elected president of United States The front page has a nice banner headline: "NIXON'S THE WON" with subhead and related photo. (see) Nice for display. Nice to have in a California publication, the state that Nixon over the top for the win. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, minor wear along the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:02

$57.00
177110

Best WALT DISNEY DEATH Mickey Mouse Fame w/ Photo 1966 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861831476

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, EXTRA, Dec. 16, 1966 * Walt Disney death * Business magnate * Best title to be had ? The banner headline announces: "WALT DISNEY DIES" with a subhead: "Renowned Showman's Career Ends at 65". Also a large ftpg. photo of him. Terrific to have this report in a Los Angeles newspaper, where he made his mark in entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-16. Minor wear along the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:02

$167.00
177095

USS BUNKER HILL Okinawa KAMIKAZE Airplanes Attacks 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392558177095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 28, 1945 * USS Bunker Hill - Essex-class aircraft carrier * Invasion of Okinawa - Kamikazes attack The front page has a two column heading: "Jap Bombs Kill 373 on Carrier" with subhead: "Fire-Ravaged Bunker Hill Saved by Crew; Back in U.S. for Repairs" Four nice photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the Japanese kamikaze attacks on the USS Bunker Hill during the invasion of Okinawa. Reporting on many disasters such as this were kept from the public, sometimes for many months, until the family members of the killed were all notified, giving the reason for this late report. Still a first report here. Complete with all 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:41

$57.00
177087

HMS ROYAL OAK British Battleship Sunk German U-Boat 1939 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372856608703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 14, 1939 * HMS Royal Oak battleship sinks * German U-boat attack The front page has a nice banner headline: "BRITISH WARSHIPS Sunk by U-Boat, 830 MIssing" with photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:37

$52.00
177067

LEE HARVEY OSWALD John F. Kennedy Assassin KILLED Jack Ruby 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372855432442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, November 25, 1963 * Lee Harvey Oswald killed * John F. Kennedy - JFK The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "OSWALD SLAIN!" with: "Accused J.F.K. Killer Hit in Jail" with subhead and large photo. (see) Nice for display. More on the following pages with a nice full page pictorial. Complete 1st section only with 18 pages, minimal wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:48

$68.00
177066

KING GEORGE VI Death & QUEEN ELIZABETH II Reigns as Monarch 1952 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556455884

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, February 6, 1952 * King George VI death * Queen Elizabeth II reigns The front page has a very nice banner headline: "KING GEORGE DIES" with: "Elizabeth Becomes Queen at 25" with subheads and two related photos. (See) Nice for display. More on the following pages with full page pictorial. Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, light toning, minor wear along the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:47

$52.00
177065

Magnate WILLIAM RANDOLPH HEARST Publisher Yellow Journalism DEATH 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556450751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS--EXTRA, Los Angeles, Aug. 14, 1951 * William Randolph Hearst Death * Newspaper and Magazine Guru A bold, banner headline above the masthead: "DEATH TAKES PUBLISHER WM. RANDOLPH HEARST" with a subhead: "Great U.S. Editor and Patriot Passes at 88" with a photo of him. All ftpg. columns are black-bordered. Nice for display. Much more inside with full pages pictorial. This was a Hearst newspaper so nice to have this report in one of his publications. The complete first section (of 3) with pages 1-12, nice condition.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:45

$137.00
177064

ADOLPH HITLER German Dictator DEATH 1st Report World War II 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556450170

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 3, 1945 * Adolph Hitler death issue * Nice for display The banner headline announces: "HITLER SUICIDE---REDS" with a sub-banner head: "Berlin Falls to Russians; 70,000 Captured" Also on the ftpg: "Goebbels Also Dies, Chief Aid Says' Nazi Capital Won In 12 Day Battle" with more. The back page features a map showing Germany & surrounding countries, as well as several large & related photos. Complete in 36 pages, address stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the blank spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:44

$110.00
177061

ALFRED LOEWENSTEIN Belgian Financier MYSTERIOUS DEATH on Airplane 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372855428461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1928 * Alfred Loewenstein's mysterious death * Airplane fall over English Channel The front page has a one column heading: "LOWENSTEIN'S BODY FOUND IN CHANNEL" with subheads. (See) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. A few binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:40

$40.00
177060

RUDOLPH VALENTINO Latin Lover Sheik Movie Film Actor DEATH 1926 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556447486

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK AMERICAN, Aug. 24, 1926 * Rudolph Valentino death * Latin Lover - The Sheik * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** The front page has a nice headline: "WORLD MOURNS VALENTINO" with subheads and large photo of the famed actor. Valentino was an early pop icon, a sex symbol of the 1920s, & was known as the "Latin Lover" or simply as "Valentino". His death caused mass hysteria among his female fans and further propelled him into iconic status. This is the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2 only), 5 binding holes at the spine/1st column, light toning and some chipping at the margins, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:40

$62.00
177034

German Battleship BISMARCK Sinks HMS HOOD Royal Navy 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854159892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, 3rd WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, May 24, 1941. * HMS Hood sunk (1st report) * German battleship Bismarck * World War II - WWII * Early, same day report The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "BATTLE CRUISER HOOF SUNK IN SEA FIGHT" with subhead: "Biggest British Warship Is Blown Up" Nice for display. First report coverage on the sinking of the HMS by the German battleship, Bismarck. The Bismarck would be sunk in retaliation a few days later. Complete with all 30 pages, toning and minor wear along the central fold, some light dirtiness, generally nice. wikipedia notes: HMS Hood (pennant number 51) was a battlecruiser of the Royal Navy, and considered the pride of the Royal Navy in the int... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:49

$82.00
177033

SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE California Fire Disaster w/ Photos 1906 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854159158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HEARST'S BOSTON AMERICAN, April 24, 1906 * 1906 San Francisco earthquake The front page has a dramatic headline in large lettering announcing: "DIE IN PARKS OF EXPOSURE" with subheads. More on the following pages with related photos. Incomplete issue containing the 1st 2 loose leafs (pages1-4) only of a 12 page issue, a little wear at the margins, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:48

$52.00
177032

Great FIRST ARMISTICE AT COMPIEGNE Forest Sign World War I ENDS 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554703591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON AMERICAN, Nov. 11, 1918 * First Armistice at Compeigne * Forest of Compiegne, France * World War I fighting ends * Terrific item for display The front page has a fantastic headline in 6 1/2 inch bold lettering which announces: "VICTORY" and the text appearing in broadside format as well. More on the following pages. Incomplete issue containing the 1st 2 loose leafs (pages 1-4) only, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:48

$92.00
177028

BATTLE OF MIDWAY U.S. & Japanese Navy Naval Fight WORLD WAR II 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854157128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 6, 1942 * Battle Of Midway ends w/ win * Japanese vs. American Navy * World war II original - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "JAPS REPULSED AT MIDWAY!" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 7. Complete with 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:46

$117.00
177027

BATTLE OF MIDWAY VICTORY Japanese Carriers Sunk 1942 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854156863

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 7, 1942. * Battle Of Midway victory * Imperial Japanese Navy defeated * World war II - WWII naval The front page has a great headline announcing: "JAP FLEET SMASHED BY U. S.; 2 CARRIERS SUNK AT MIDWAY" with subheads and photo of Admiral Nimitz. Nice for display. More on page 8. Coverage on the Battle of Midway. This key naval fight would turn the tables in favor of the United States vs. Japan. The Gettysburg of World War II ? Complete with 50+ pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:45

$123.00
177001

LORD JOHN FRENCH Irish War of Independence Assassination Attempt 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372851071945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 20, 1919 * Lord John French assassination attempt * Irish War of Independence - Martin Savage * Ashtown, Dublin, Ireland The top of the front page has a three column headline: "LORD FRENCH ATTACKED FROM AMBUSH; ESCAPES DUBLIN BOMBS AND BULLETS; TWO POLICEMEN HIT, ONE ASSASSIN KILLED" with subheads and photo of Lord French. (see) Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:06

$45.00
176995

(5) BOSTON BRAVES (Atlanta) vs. Philadelphia A's World Series 1914 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372851070139

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA EVENING BEE, Omaha, Nebraska, October 8 - 10, 12-13, 1914 * Boston Braves (Atlanta) * Philadelphia Athletics * World Series of baseball * Complete set for all games This is a five-issue set (the 11th was a Sunday and no issue was printed) pertaining to the 1914 World Series between the Boston Braves and Philadelphia Athletics which was the first four-game sweep in World Series history, excluding any tie games. Each issue has a pink-colored front page which carries the coverage of the series. There are several highly displayable pages! October 8th - "Rain May Prevent First World's Series Game", "Can They Pitch the Braves to World's Championship?" with large photos of George Tyler, Dick Rudolph and Bill Jame... See More  

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:03

$225.00
176994

STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street New York Financial Crisis in 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549072470

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, Oct. 24, 1929 * Stock Market Crash of 1929 One of the front page two-column headlines announces the infamous stock market crash with: "Pandemonium Breaks Loose As Market Breaks Wide Open" and a subhead: "Speculators Dump Securities Onto Market, Selling at Almost Any Figure". Great wording, as more typically headlines which much more cautious. Quick to jump on the "tragedy bandwagon", a front page advertisement by a bank is headed: "Why Worry?" beginning: "The recent 'break in the Stock Market has taken millions of dollars...Can you afford to take a chance with your life's savings on an investment that is not sure?...". Complete in 12 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:03

$168.00
176992

DRED SCOTT Famous Enslaved Afrcian American Black DEATH & Slavers 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372851065886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 21, 1858 * Dred Scott death * Famed Slave * Slavers - ships Page 4 contains a very brief, yet significant, report headed: "Death of Dred Scot" with the actual text not much longer, reading: "Dred Scott died in this city on Friday night last." with a dateline of St. Louis, Sept. 20, 1858. In the same column on this page is "Later From Santa Fe" "The Slaver Echo--Yellow Fever" and "The Case of the Slave Brig Putnam". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 22, 2019 14:57

$59.00
176987

BATTLE OF MIDWAY VICTORY Japanese Ships Sunk PHOTOS 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549063212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 21, 1942. * Battle Of Midway victory - 1ST PHOTOS * Imperial Japanese Navy defeated * World war II - WWII naval The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "1ST MIDWAY BATTLE PICTURES" with subhead and full page pictorial on page 6. (see) Nice for display. This key naval fight would turn the tables in favor of the United States vs. Japan. The Gettysburg of World War II ? Complete with 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 22, 2019 14:54

$62.00
176986

NEW YORK GIANTS NYY Yankees World Series Of Baseball Game 5 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549062753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Penn., October 12, 1921 * NY Giants vs. New York Yankees (game 6) * 1st ever World Series Yanks were in * Major League Baseball - MLB * Nice headline for display The front page has a nice banner heading: "GIANTS BREAK TIE WINNING 2 TO 1" with subheads and inning by inning description. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 22, 2019 14:53

$58.00
176969

MENACHAM MENDAL SCHNEERSON Orthodox Jewish Rabbi Death FUNERAL 1994 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392548574679

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 13, 1994 * Menachem Mendal Schneerson death funeral * Orthodox Jewish rabbi - Jews - Judaica The front page has a large photo with a one-column heading: "Famed Rabbi's Funeral Draws Thousands", with more on an inside page which include a small photo of him. Considerable details regarding his life are included. See images for details. Other news of the day, sports, and period advertising are also present. Contains all major sections and is in very nice condition.

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Ends December 22, 2019 08:29

$67.00
176968

BATTLE OF MIDWAY VICTORY Japanese Navy Carriers Sunk 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392548571382

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, June 5, 1942. * Battle of Midway BEGINS * Japanese Imperial vs. American Navy * World War II original - WWII The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "MIDWAY BATTERS JAP FLEET; BLASTS BATTLESHIP, CARRIERS" with subheads and related map. Nice for display. Related map on page 26 and a great full page color map on the back page which is also nice for display. Full page color map on the back page. First report coverage on the Battle of Midway. This key naval fight would turn the tables in favor of the United States vs. Japan. The Gettysburg of World War II ? Complete with 22 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, more so on the inside pages, a few small bi... See More  

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Ends December 22, 2019 08:27

$98.00
176956

TUSCUMBIA Colbert County Alabama TORNADO Storm Disaster 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392547270118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 24, 1874 * Tuscumbia, Alabama tornado disaster The front page has one column headings: "A DISASTROUS STORM" "Tuscumbia, Ala., Partially Destroyed" "Eleven Persons Killed...." Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:24

$42.00
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