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173197

(2) Rare TREATY OF UTRECHT War of the Spanish Seccession Peace 1713 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676954732

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE POST-BOY, London, a pair of consecutive issues dated August 6 and 8, 1713 which contain in its entirety: "The Bill to Make Effectual the 8th and 9th Articles of the Treaty of Commerce and Navigation Between Great Britain and France" This was one of the provisions of the Treaty of Utrecht which was an historic agreement among various European powers, with France being the common party within the various agreements, concluded April 11,1713 at Utrecht in the Netherlands. It is part of the series of treaties which ended the War of the Spanish Succession. British historian G. M. Trevelyan argues: "That Treaty, which ushered in the stable and characteristic period of eighteenth-century civilization, marked the end of danger t... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:34

$177.00
173196

Outlaws DICK LIDDIL Pardon ? & Frank James Trial Jesse Gang 1884 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302413007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Feb. 4, 1884 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Dick Liddil pardon ? Page 2 has a great article on the notorious outlaw Dick Liddil with column heads: "DICK LIDDELL" "A Pardon Denied the Late Bandit by Governor Crittenden" "Effect of the Executive's Action on the Frank James Trial--Incompetency of Liddell's Testimony in the Case...". Liddill was one of the last surviving member of the notorious James-Younger Gang of outlaws. Also on pg. 2: "Davy Crockett' 'How the Big-Hearted Pioneer Earned His Credentials". Ten pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:34

$39.00
173195

Year of the STAMP ACT REPEALED 18th Century London England 1766 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676951722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PUBLIC ADVERTISER, London, Dec. 8, 1766 A typical newspaper from the year the Stamp Act was repealed, this title has a great wealth of advertisement. Four pages, a bit close-trimmed at the top margin, generally good condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:34

$26.00
173194

PAT GARRETT REWARD $$ ? re. Billy the Kid New Mexico Killing 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302412590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, July 22, 1881 * Reward $$ for Pat Garrett ? * re. Killing Billy the Kid The ftpg. has a brief item under; "New Mexico" a subhead: "Billy the Kid" noting: "The principal towns of New Mexico are raising funds for Patsey (sic) Garrett for services to the Territory in killing 'Billy the Kid'. " Complete in 8 pages, a few archival mends inside, good condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:33

$59.00
173193

Rare UTAH TERRITORY Pre State 1873 Newspaper Old West OGDEN UT w/ Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302411869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OGDEN JUNCTION, Utah, March 25, 1873 * Rare Old west title * Utah territory The masthead includes prints of two trains coming together, signifying the celebration at nearby Promontory Point of the joining of the East and West Coast by railroad. This issue is from 23 years before Utah statehood. Page 2 has: "Woman Suffrage in Utah" "The Governorship of Utah" "Claggett Appointed Governor, but He Considers"". Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:33

$44.00
173192

SIR GUY CARLETON Proclamation re. Americans & British Relations 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676949656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DREWRY'S DERBY MERCURY, England, Dec. 18, 1783 * Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester proclamation * Revolutionary War - American & British relations The front page has a report from late in the Revolutionary War, noting Sir Guy Carleton's concern for the lack of friendship between the Americans and departing British. Included is: "A Proclamation" which notes in part: "...that an outrage has lately been committed upon an American vessel...by seizing & destroying her colours in a riotous and disorderly manner, which...has a mischievous tendency too prolong the animosities...to warn all persons whatever from offering any insult to the colours of any foreign nation within this harbour under penalty of being severely punished... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:33

$48.00
173191

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Enemy MIDDLESEX w/ G. Washington's Army 1779 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302409562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIDDLESEX JOURNAL & EVENING POST, London, June 10, 1779 * Rare Revolutionary war era title * General George Washington's army Page 2 has some good content relating to the Revolutionary War including much from the "House of Commons" on the examination of Sir William Howe and his actions in America. One item begins: "...then touched upon the conduct of Sir William Howe in landing at the Chesapeak & promised to prove that general Washington had no more than 3000 men to oppose his landing in the Delaware...That America was at this present time under the control of congress his lordship would not dispute, though the accounts of the strength of the rebel force had been much exaggerated..." and much more. Some fine reading... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:32

$58.00
173190

Very Rare SWEDISH INTELLIGENCER Publisher Nathaniel Butter 1632 London NEWSBOOK


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302409316

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SWEDISH INTELLIGENCER, "The Second Part", London, 1632 * Very rare 17th century periodical * Publisher Nathaniel Butter A quite rare newsbook by the famed publishing team of Nathaniel Butter and Nicholas Bourne who are credited with being the founders of the English language periodical format, taken from like-publishers in Germany & Amsterdam. Curiously some of the first English language periodicals were printed in Amsterdam. This title, item #847 in Crane & Kaye's "Census Of Newspapers 1620-1800", is among the earliest printed in England, 1621 being credited as the earliest. Records show there were six different issues of "The Swedish Intelligencer" printed from 1632 to 1635. This is the "second part", or issue ... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:32

$4,450.00
173189

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676946024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, June 30, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of just a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. A wealth of war reporting with column heads including: "From General Lee's Army" "Severe Cavalry Fighting" "Gen. Lee's Official Dispaches" "Hunter's Army Routed" with two dispatches, each signed in type: R. E. Lee, General. Also: "From General Johnston's Army" "General Hardee's Victory" "Heavy Losses of the Enemy" "Slavery" "Latest From Virginia" and so much more. Complete as a single sheet issue, several archival mends to the reverse, minor margin tears.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:31

$88.00
173188

CHARLESTON BAY Fort Sumter & More Prelude to Civil War MAP 1860 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676945425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 28, 1860 * Charleston Bay, South Carolina * Pre Civil War map - Fort Sumter & more A very nice issue from a few months before the outbreak of the Civil War, and just after South Carolina became the first state to secede from the Union. The front page has much on the situation in South Carolina including a very nice map headed: "PLAN & VIEW OF THE FORTS & HARBOR OF CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA. Plan of the Harbor of Charleston, Showing the First, City and Suburbs." And there is a smaller graphic beneath the map headed: "View from the Sea of the Harbor of Charleston, Showing Forts Sumpter and Moultrie." There are also many first column war-related heads including: "Exciting News from the Republic... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:30

$65.00
173187

LIZZIE BORDEN Fall River Massachusetts Hatchet Murders TRIAL End 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302408360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, June 20, 1893 * Lizzie Borden murder trial ending * Fall River, Massachusetts * Woman hatchet killings The ftpg. has column heads on the conclusion of the famous Lizzie Borden murder trial with: "LAST DAY OF TRIAL" "District Attorney Knowlton Resumes" "Government's Theory Developed" "Motive Not a Part of Its Case" "her Stepmother Killed Out of Sheer Hatred" "And Her Old Father from Fearful Necessity" "The Note a Myth and the Alibi Not To Be Believed" with numerous subheads as well. This detailed coverage takes over 3 columns, concluding on page 2. Great to have this report in a Boston newspaper, just 55 miles from New Bedford (site of trial) and Fall River (site of the murders). Ten p... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:30

$39.00
173186

CHICAGO White BLACK SOX World Series Scandal Breaks to Public 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676944989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Sept. 28, 1920 * Chicago White "Black" Sox * World Series Scandal breaks The scandal of the 1919 "Black Sox" World Series did not break to the public until just now, covered in this newspaper with back page column heads: "IMPLICATES ABE ATTELL" "Says Former Boxer Engineered Baseball Gambling" "Maharg's Story on World Series 'Fixing' " "Claim Eight White Sox Players Involved" "Cicotte Alleged to Have Approached Burns". The article begins: "Billy Maharg, whose story revealing what he claimed to be the plan for 'throwing' last year's world's series was published here today...According to Maharg's story, the first, second and final games of the series were 'thrown' to Cincinnati by eight Chicag... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:29

$56.00
173185

President THEODORE ROOSEVELT Rough Riders & Teddy Bear Fame DEATH 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676944748

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Jan. 6, 1919 * President Theodore Roosevelt death (1st report) The last column of the front page has nice heads announcing the death of the President: "THEODORE ROOSEVELT DEAD" "End Comes Early Today at His Home on Sagamore Hill, Oyster Bay" "Blood Clot In Lung The Immediate Cause" "Funeral Wednesday, But Will Be Private" "All Washington Wrapped In Grief" and much more. The article carries over to page 7 where there is a banner headline, and pages 4 & 5 are taken up with a biography of his life and includes 4 large photos (see). Complete in 16 pages, and although in nice condition it is somewhat fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:29

$57.00
173184

LEO FRANK Lynching MOB Breaks into Jail - Mary Phagan Murderer ? 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676944212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Aug. 17, 1915 * Leo Frank taken from jail * Lynched - lynching (early, same day report) * Mary Phagan murderer ? * Judaica - Jewish - Jew The top of the ftpg. has column heads: "LEO FRANK LYNCHED" "Armed Men Take Home from Georgia Prison" "Near Marietta He Is Hanged to a Tree" "Marietta Was Murdered Mary Phagan's Home" "Lynchers Work Out Well-Organized Plan" with the text taking over a full column. Other subheads as well. 12 pages, nice condition, but it is somewhat fragile & should be handled carefully. Four binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:28

$49.00
173183

LUBLIN GHETTO Jews Jewish Holocaust Occupied Poland CREATION 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302407587

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 21, 1940 * Creation of the Lublin Ghetto - Jews * Early stages of the Jewish holocaust Page 24 has a one column heading: "NEW DEPORTATIONS OF JEWS REPORTED" with subheads. (see) Early coverage on the creation of the Lublin Ghetto in Poland. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:27

$52.00
173182

EARLY Rare 17th Century 351 Years Old Post Great Plague Era RARE 1668 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302407292

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 1, 1668 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes a few "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for fra... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 14:27

$47.00
173155

Lot of (15) Early 19th Century Pre War of 1812 - 1800-1811 American NEWSPAPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676682221

Offered are 15 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: A nice mini-collection of early American newspapers totaling fifteen issues including nine different titles, dates ranging from 1800 thru 1811. All are complete, mostly 4 pages each, minimal margin wear, some foxing, generally all in good condition. See the photos for the titles.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:29

$62.00
173154

Great BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG Yankees Victory 1863 Civil War Newspaper HISTORIC !!


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302202882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 7, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania * Most historic battle of the Civil War A great issue on the Battle of Gettysburg with most of the front page taken up with related reports, some quite detailed. Among the column heads are: "BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG" "Victorious News" "LEE DEFEATED" "Gen. Hill And Gen. Longstreet Wounded and Prisoners" "Lee's Pontoon Bridges Destroyed" "THE THREE DAYS' BATTLES" "Unofficial Details" "The Enemy Defeated, and His Dead and Wounded Left on the Field". The text is lengthy & very detailed, carrying over to page 4. Page 2 has some additional reporting with a column headed: "The Battle of Friday", and page 3 has a nice editorial headed:... See More  

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:29

$675.00
173153

Rare COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations 1893 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302202795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, Oct. 25, 1893 * Color political prints - cartoons Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "Not Up To The Mark Yet." double-page centerfold: "A Hint From the World's Fair--Why Not Have a 'Bureau of Public Comfort' In Every Large City?" back page: "Vindicated." Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:28

$28.00
173152

MARY TODD LINCOLN President Abraham Widow Declared INSANE 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676681892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 20, 1875 * Mary Todd Lincoln INSANE * President Abraham's wife The front page has one column headings: "Mrs. Abraham Lincoln" "Trial Of The Question Of Her Sanity In Chicago--A Verdict That She Is Insane Rendered" See image for text here. Complete in 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:28

$78.00
173151

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676681770

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

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:28

$62.00
173150

BABES IN THE WOOD MURDERS Girls at Pine Grove Furnace Carlisle PA 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302202649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1934 * Babes in the Wood murders * Pine Grove Furnace Park * Carlisle, Pennsylvania The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THREE GIRLS SLAIN AND LEFT IN WOODS UNDER BLANKETS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the ""Babes in the Wood murders" near Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Lengthy report continues inside with photo of the two men that found the girls. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, some spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:27

$40.00
173149

Best HAMTRAMCK Michigan Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Title 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676681481

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, August 30, 1959 * Hamtramck, Michigan * Little League baseball * World Series champions The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a three column heading: "Hamtramack's Little Guys Breeze to National Title!" with related photo. (see) First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Hamtramck, Michigan winning the World Series championship at Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Great to have in a Detroit newspaper. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50+ pages, binding holes along the spine, library stamp in the masthead, small tape mend near center of front page, generally nice.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:27

$47.00
173148

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392302202487

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 7, 1977 * George Lucas' amazingly successful, "Star Wars" * Ad in a Los Angeles newspaper - 2nd week showing Inside the "View" section is a ad for George Lucas' "Star Wars" The ad measures 8 x 5 inches. This original "Star War" movie opened just 13 days earlier. Great to have this uncommon ad in a Hollywood area newspaper. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. This offering includes only the pertinent sections: I (front) and IV ("View") with a total of 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:27

$67.00
173147

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676680071

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

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:25

$138.00
173146

LIBERACE Piano Pianist Singer Actor TV Concert Entertainer DEATH 1987 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676671965

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

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Ends June 23, 2019 07:20

$70.00
173145

JOE NAMATH Signs NEW YORK JETS Alabama Crimson Tide NFL Football 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301891138

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 3, 1965 * Joe Namath signs contract * Alabama Crimson Tide * New York Jets (NFL) At the bottom of the front page of the sport's section (inside) is a four column heading: "Namath Snaps Up $400,000 Contract" with "Jets Give Him Richest Deal In Sports" More on the next page with photo of Namath. (see) First report coverage on football great, Joe Namath, officially signing with the New York Jets. A great item for any New York fan. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40+ pages, small binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:34

$70.00
173144

THOMAS HUNT MORGAN Wins Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301890989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 21, 1933 * Thomas Hunt Morgan - evolutionary biologist * Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine The front page has a one column heading: "PASADENA DOCTOR GETS NOBEL PRIZE" with subheads that include: "Thomas H. Morgan Receives the Medical Award for His Studies of Chromosomes" and more. (see) First report coverage on Thomas Hunt Morgan winning the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Other news, sports 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 & i... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:33

$38.00
173143

KWEILIN INCIDENT China - First Civilian Airplane to be Shot Down 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301890500

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1938 * Kweilin incident - Douglas DC-2 airliner * First civilian airplane to be shot down in history The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Tokyo Planes Shoot Down Airliner; Machine-Gun 19 Trying to Flee" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Kweilin incident occurred on August 24, 1938 when a Douglas DC-2 airliner (the Kweilin) carrying 18 passengers and crew was destroyed by Japanese aircraft in China. There were fourteen fatalities. It was the first civilia... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:33

$47.00
173142

MAUDE ADAMS Broadway J. M. Barrie's PETER PAN Actress DEATH 1953 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676224068

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. July 18, 1953 * Maude Adams death (1st report) * American Broadway actress * Peter Pan character fame Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Maude Adams Dies at 80" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:33

$44.00
173141

SPACE RACE BEGINS United States vs. Soviet Union SATELLITES Etc. 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301888221

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, July 29, 1955 * Space Race begins * U.S. vs. Soviet Union The front page has reporting on which essentially announced the creation of the "space race" between the United States and the Soviet Union with three column heading: "Satellites Which Circle Earth Are Due in '57" In reality the Soviets would take the lead in the space race with the successful launch of Sputnik 1 in October, 1957. The American would respond 4 months later with a spectacular failure, to be followed-up by its first space success in early 1958. The announcement in newspapers is part of the Wikipedia report on the space race (see). This is a very notable event, essentially announcing the start of the now-famous space r... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:32

$58.00
173140

RMS TITANIC SURVIVOR Socialite Madeleine Fieronte Astor DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676223199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1940 * Madeleine Fiermonte Astor death (1st report) * American socialite & RMS Titanic survivor The top of page 24 has a one column heading: "MRS. FIERMONTE DEAD IN FLORIDA" with subheads that include: "Survivor Of The Titanic" and more with photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:32

$48.00
173139

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676222456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 22, 1945 * General George S. Patton death (1st report) * Automobile accident or assassination ? The front page has a banner heading: "Patton to Be Buried Along 3d Army's Victory Road" with subheads that include: "DIES IN SLEEP OF BLOOD CLOT; WIFE AT SIDE" and more. Seven related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:31

$88.00
173138

Very 1st DAYTONA 500 Nascar Stock Car Race LEE PETTY v. Beauchamp 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301887640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, February 23, 1959 * Very 1st Daytona 500 Nascar race * Johnny Beauchamp vs. Lee Petty Within the sport's section on page 36 is a four column heading: "500-Mile Race Decided by Whisker" See images for text on the very 1st Daytona 500 Nascar race. It was also historic for having a photo finish which took three days to figure out who won. Lee Petty would be proven the official winner of the race. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Beauchamp crossed the finish line at about the same time as Lee Petty in the Daytona 500 in 1959. Beauchamp wa... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:31

$67.00
173137

CHINA CLIPPER 1st Trans-Pacific Airmail AIRPLANE Flight PHOTOS 1935 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676221142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, December 1, 1935 * China Clipper airplane flight photos * 1st Trans-Pacific airmail commercial service The front page of this rotogravure section has 3 related photos concerning the famous airmail flight across the Pacific. (see) Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Eight pages, some margin wear and chipping but no text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:30

$40.00
173136

ROSEWOOD MASSACRE Florida BLACKS Race War RIOTS Levy County 1923 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372676220541

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 6, 1923. * Rosewood, Florida black massacre * Florida race war The front page has a one column heading: "KILL SIX IN FLORIDA; BURN [BLACK] HOUSES" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Twenty-eight pages, even toning, some margin wear, should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: Rosewood was a small community of nearly 350 people, mostly black, in Levy County in central Florida, USA. Today, it is remembered for the Rosewood Massacre of January 1923, in which over several days, white mobs attacked and killed blacks, and burned most of the buildings in the settlement, which was abandoned by residents dur... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2019 15:29

$44.00
173122

Very Rare GLOBE AZ Gila County Arizona OLD WEST Mining Camp Town 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301264101

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA SILVER BELT, Globe, Arizona, May 23, 1879 * Very rare mining camp publication * "Place of Metal" - Old West This is a volume 1 issue of a very rare newspaper, and very early from anywhere in Arizona let alone such a small mining town as Globe, located midway between Phoenix and the New Mexico border. Contains various news and ads of the day, with a front page item headed: "The Ponca Indian Habeas Corpus Case--The Petitions Released" and a front page letter to the editor which begins: "I understand that Hughes, after returning from Tombstone, advised several to go there that it was a good lively place for miners & teamsters..." with more (see). The inside pages have an interesting variety of Old West tidbits,... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:20

$225.00
173121

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675552751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, April 28, 1865 * Assassin John Wilkes Booth * Found at Garrett's Farm & shot dead * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination First column heads on the front page include: "The Assassination" "Booth Found Shot" "His Accomplice, Harrold, Captured" "The Dying Words of the Assassin" "No Confession Or Repentance" "A Hardened Wretch" "Full Details Of The Affair". The various accounts, dispatches and related reports take almost the entire front page. Page 8 has: "Our Dead President" "The Funeral Progress Westward" "Scenes Along The New-York Central" "The Arrival at Buffalo" with nearly 2 columns of related text. All columns on all pages have black mourning rules. Complete in 8 pages, very nice, clean ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:20

$245.00
173120

JOSEPH E. JOHNSTON Joe Confederate Civil War General SURRENDER 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301263721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 29, 1865 * Joseph E. Johnston surrenders * One of the last Confederate holdouts * Civil War closing events First column heads announce: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Surrender Of Gen. Johnston" "The Same Terms Accorded as Were Granted to Lee" "All the Rebel Forces from Raleigh to the Chattahoochie Included: " This was the second largest surrender of Confederate soldiers in the Civil War. Most of the ftpg. relates to this event and other closing events of the Civil War. Many column subheads are included. Inside has: "The D\ay of Humiliation - Proclamation By the President" "OUR DEAD PRESIDENT" "The Funeral Progress Westward" "THE ASSASSINATION" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:19

$78.00
173119

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Conspirators Trial CIVIL WAR Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675552522

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Conspirators - assassins on trial * Civil War closing events All columns on all pages are black-bordered in memory of the recently assassinated President Abraham Lincoln. The ftpg. includes: "THE ASSASSINATION" "The Reporters Not Allowed at the Trial" "The Counsel Engaged" "Portions of the Evidence to be Published" "The Prisoners Closely Guarded" "Appearance of the Prison". One of the subheads is: "Mrs. Surratt Contrite" (see). Also much on the closing events of the Civil War including: "From Gen. Sherman's Army--Grand Triumphal March through Petersburg, Va..." "From North Carolina" "Nine Thousand Stand of Arms Received from Johnston...". Inside ... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:19

$58.00
173118

Battle of BRISTOE STATION Virginia Civil War MAP Warren vs. Hill 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301261551

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 17, 1863 * Battle of Bristoe Station VA Virginia * Ambrose Powell Hill vs. Gouverneur Warren * Virginia MAP The front page features a quite large Civil War map headed: "THE LATE MOVEMENTS OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC" with various one column ftpg. heads including: "Skirmishing All Along the Lines" "The Rebels Twice Repulsed" "The Rebel Batteries on Look Out Mountain Withdrawn" "Our Guns Shell Out Bragg's Headquarters" "The Enemy Fighting Among Themselves" "Jeff. Davis to Command Bragg's Army" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:18

$58.00
173117

Three (3) REVOLUTIONARY WAR Edinburgh Scotland 1780 Original Old UK Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675552115

Offered are 3 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland. A trio of issues from during the Revolutionary War dated April 15 & 19, 1780; Feb. 12, 1781. Each issue is from the midst of the Revolutionary War however I find little or no content relating to the war. Much news from Great Britain and elsewhere. Four pages, folio size, minimal wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:18

$48.00
173116

WINSLOW HOMER "Sea-Side Sketches--A Clam-Bake" PRINT & more 1873 Harper's Weekly


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675551803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY August 23, 1873 * Winslow Homer's "Clam Bake" illustration Certainly the prime content is the very nice full pg. Winslow Homer print "Sea Side Sketches - A Clam Bake." which is in great condition. Also a full pg: "Sea Side Sketches - A Chowder Party at Fire Island."; fullpg. illus. of: "The Virgin Mary's Letter Box - Romish Superstitions"; full pg. illus. of: "Burning the Prayers - Chinese Superstitions" and more. Another key item is the large, four page "Supplement" foldout which has a lengthy print of: "Long Branch From the Sea" with much text as well. This "Supplement" is blank on the reverse and is in uncommonly nice condition as most are torn & damaged in some way due to the huge size when unfolde... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:17

$255.00
173115

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Train Cortege Journey Start 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301261134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, April 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Funeral train headed for Springfield Pages 1, 4, 5 & 8 are black-bordered for the death of President Lincoln. Ftpg. column heads include: "THE OBSEQUIES" "Movements of the Funeral Cortege from the National Capital" "Mournful Pageant in Baltimore & Harrisburg" "Entire Cities In Mourning" "Immense Crowds of People Viewing the Remains" "Preparations to Receive the Remains in New York" and more. Related content on pages 4 and 5 as well. And the bkpg. has: "THE ASSASSINS" "End of the Pursuit in Pennsylvania" "Booth Not In The State" "Further Details of the Arrest of Atzeroth" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:17

$59.00
173114

Historic ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION Ford's Theater J.W. Booth 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675551269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, April 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth * Surrender of Robert E. Lee's army Subtitled: "Gazette Of The Regular And Volunteer Forces", this 16 page issue is simply filled with military reports, almost entirely on the Civil War at this time. Certainly the most significant content in this issue is an inside page which is entirely taken up with reports concerning the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, with black borders at the top of the page & again near the top of the facing page where the report ends. It contains a great wealth of information, is headed: "The Murder Of The President" and among its dispatches is one begin... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:16

$565.00
173113

JEFFREY DAHMER Serial Killer Rape Murder Dismemberment ARRESTED 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301260673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 26, 1991 * Jeffrey Dahmer arrested * Serial killer and sex offender * Rape, murder & dismemberment The top of page 4 has a four column heading: "Milwaukee Child Molester May Have Killed 17 People". (see) Coverage on the arrest and realization of Jeffrey Dahmer's killings. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:16

$68.00
173112

HERMANN OTTOMAR HERZOG Painter Artist & Fernand Jacopozzi Deaths 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675550575

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1932 * Hermann Ottomar Herzog death * Landscapes painter - artist * Fernand Jacopozzi death * "Magician of Light" - Eiffel Tower Page 27 has a one column heading: "HERMANN HERZOG, PAINTER, DIES AT 100" with subheads and photo. Also on the same page is: "Fernand Jacopozzi, Lighting Expert, Dead" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of... See More  

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:15

$40.00
173111

MARX BROTHERS "Duck Soup" Opening Day Comedy Movie Advertisement 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301260334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1933 * "Duck Soup" film * Opening day movie advertisement (NYC) * Groucho - Chico - Harpo * Marx Brothers Page 31 has a 14 x 4 inch movie advertisement for the opening day of "Duck Soup" in New York City starring the Marx Brothers. (see images) News, sports and other 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 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 June 21, 2019 15:15

$45.00
173110

Great ROSENBERGS EXECUTED Julius & Ethel Electirc Chair w/ Photos 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392301260177

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 20, 1953 * Julius and Ethel Rosenberg executed * Russian spies - Atomic bomb * Electric chair - Sing Sing prison in New York The nice banner headline on the front page announces: "ROSENBERGS EXECUTED" with subheads and 2 photos. (see) Nice for display. More on page 2 & 3. Incomplete issue containing 18 of the 40 pages, good condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:14

$97.00
173108

FREDDIE MERCURY Rock Band QUEEN Singer DEATH of AIDS 1991 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372675548583

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 26, 1991 * Freddie Mercury death * Lead singer of the rock band Queen The front page of section F has a headline: "Sex, Drugs, Rock...and AIDS" with subheads and photo. Lengthy text continues inside with another related photo.Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete 1st and F sections only with a total of 42 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2019 15:09

$67.00
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