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Senator JFK John F. Kennedy ENTERS Presidential Race as Democrat 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543452464

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Jan. 3, 1960 * JFK - John F. Kennedy enters race * Becomes Democratic Party candidate * For President of the United States The front page has the report whereby John F. Kennedy entered the race for President, with a six column headline: "Kennedy Opens His Drive In De, Presidential Race" with subheads and small photo of JFK. Complete with all 40+ pages, some small binding holes, small library stamp near the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:16

$98.00
176851

ROBERT FROST Rural Life American Poetry Poems 1st Report DEATH 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372847219958

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., January 29, 1963 * Robert Frost death (1st report) * American poet The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "World Pays Tribute to Robert Frost" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of famous American poet, Robert Lee Frost. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Robert Lee Frost (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963) was an American poet. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New England in the early twentieth century, using them to examine complex social and philosoph... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:16

$42.00
176850

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO Missouri 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543451437

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, August 18, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin, Missouri trial This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. Page 4 has an article headed: "Mrs. Hite to Testify Against Frank James" with subhead. (see) This trial of the brother of outlaw Jesse James, held in Gallatin, Missouri, was concerning his involvement in Winston Railroad robbery This issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 10 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:15

$32.00
176849

JACKIE ROBINSON DEATH Baseball Brooklyn Dodgers 1st Negro 1972 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543451036

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, October 25, 1972 * Jackie Robinson death... Brooklyn Dodgers * 1st African-American to play MLB baseball * 1st be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame The front page has a one column heading: "Jackie Robinson to Be Buried in Brooklyn". (see) Complete in 10 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:15

$44.00
176848

ED GEIN Plainfield Wisconsin Serial Killer & Body Snatcher ARREST 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543450171

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CINCINNATI TIMES-STAR, November 23, 1957 * re. Ed Gein's recent arrest * Murderer and body snatcher * Plainfield, Wisconsin butcher The front page has an article with a two column heading: "Gein Probe Turns To Graveyard" (see) His killings, collecting of corpses and what he did with those bodies where portrayed in many movies including "Psycho" and "Silence of the Lambs". Complete with 14 pages, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:14

$57.00
176847

BATTLE OF THE BIG HOLE River Montana Nez Perce Indians U.S. Army 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372847215841

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, August 14, 1877 * Battle of the Big Hole - Montana * Nez Perce Indians - Native American * Chief Joseph - Looking Glass The top of the front page has an article headed: "THE INDIAN WARS" with smaller subheads. (see) Complete in 8 pages, toning and a little wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:13

$34.00
176846

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish vs. ARMY Football Game of the Century 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543449778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., November 10, 1946 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Army Cadets * College football # 1 and # 2 teams at the time * Early, same day report during the game * "Game of the Century" fame The top of the front page has a three column heading: "Army, Notre Dame Battle Through 3 Scoreless Periods" with subheads. (see) The sport's section (page 10) has a six column headline: "74,000 Fans See Irish Battle Cadets" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 16 pages, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:13

$44.00
176845

SHAKERS Christ's 2nd Appearing Steinway Hall NYC Convention 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543449641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 23, 1874 * Shakers - Christ's Second Appearing * Steinway Hall, New York City convention The top of page 5 has one column headings: "THE SHAKER EVANGELISTS" "A Quaint Convention At Steinway Hall" and more. Text takes up almost 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:13

$40.00
176844

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543449454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, 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: "JAP FLEET ROUTED IN PACIFIC; SIX BIG WARSHIPS DAMAGED" with subheads and photo of Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. Nice for display. Related map on page 2. Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, small, lightly inked library stamp within the headline does affect readability, small binding holes along the spine, tiny hole within report, generally nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:12

$110.00
176843

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Death FUNERAL Doctor James Craik 1800 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543448339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL & MASSACHUSETTS FEDERALIST, Boston, January 8, 1800 * President George Washington death - funeral The front page has a nice account headed: "Washington's Last Illness" which begins: "Some time in the night of Friday, the 10th instant, having been exposed to a rain on the proceeding day, General Washington was attacked with an inflammatory affection of the upper part of the wind pipe..." with much more, giving the details of his affliction, the treatments they applied, and the account of his death, which includes: "...speaking, which was painful from the beginning, how became almost impracticable; respiration grew more & more contracted and imperfect, till half after 11 on Saturday night retaining the f... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:10

$650.00
176842

MEXICO CITY CAPTURTED Mexican-American Nearing the End 1847 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372847214276

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 22, 1847 * Mexican-American War nearing the end Inside has nearly 4 1/2 columns taken up with reporting on the Mexican War. Just far too much content to mention here, and the photos only show portions. Much of the reporting is on the capture of Mexico City from very near the end of the war. There is also: "Other Accounts by Foreigners" concerning the Mexican War. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:10

$44.00
176841

STATE OF TEXAS Boundaries Debated in the Senate 1850 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543447151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 12, 1850 * Shaping the State of Texas Most of pages 1 and 2 are taken up with the lengthy & detailed: "Debate In The Senate" concerning the: "Texan Boundary" issue. It begins with: "The Senate having under consideration the bill 'proposing to the State of Texas the establishment of her northern and western boundaries..." with much more. Great to have this report in the newspaper which was the mouthpiece of Congress. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:09

$35.00
176840

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Mercury SC Civil War Atlanta Campaign 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372847212233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHARLESTON MERCURY, South Carolina, Sept. 29, 1864 * Rare title from the origin of the Civil War Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "Results of the Summer Campaign" "Hood's New Movement" "From the Georgia Front--Affairs at Atlanta" "Latest From the Valley" "and more. Complete as a single sheet issue, full banner masthead, nice condition. From the closing months of the Civil War. Charleston was a hotbed of secession, with S.C. being the first state to leave the Union. The first shots of the war were fired in Charleston harbor. As a notable slave port, it is not surprising that South Carolina lead the charge in forming the new Confederate States of America.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:06

$83.00
176839

re. President GEORGE WASHINGTON'S Farewell Address Reconsidered ? 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372847212049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 27, 1802 * re. Washington's Farewell Address The front page has nearly 1 1/2 columns taken up with some comments on Washington's Farewell Address, beginning: "Coming across Gen. Washington's Farewell Address the other day, I was led to give it another reading..." with much more. Four pages never-trimmed margins, a bit irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:06

$28.00
176838

RARE Illustrated CONFEDERATE Civil War w/ Lawrence O'Bryan Branch 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543443570

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Richmond, June 7, 1863 * General Lawrence O'Bryan Branch * Very rare Confederate title A very rare publication from the Confederacy which seldom comes to the collector market. Although much of the content was literary in nature, there are news reports and a few illustrations. The front page is entirely taken up with a nice illustration of: "General Lawrence O'Brien Branch" beneath which is noted: "Killed at the Battle of Sharpsburg", with a biography of him taking close to half of page 7, focusing on his leadership in the on-going Civil War. Page 2 has a full column headed: "The Times" which reports on the latest news from the various war fronts. Some bits include: "...the Yankees decla... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:05

$420.00
176837

Rare Old Iron NIAGARA SCOW Stranded at Horseshoe Niagara Falls 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543443250

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 7, 1918 * Niagara Scow - Old or Iron Scow * Stranded at Niagara Falls (1st report) The top of page 9 has a one column heading: "Stranded On Brink Of Niagara Falls" with subhead: "Scow with Two Workmen Aboard It Fast Upon a Rock 1,000 Feet from Cataract" (See) First report coverage on the Niagara Scow being stranded near the Horseshoe Falls that has been reported lately in the news. I suspect this publication is one of the few to report this, rare as such. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:04

$57.00
176824

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846098820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, 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 DISASTER; Two Carriers, 100 Planes Lost; 12 Ships Hit" with subheads, nice photo of Admiral Nimitz and another related photo. (see) 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 30+ pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:48

$115.00
176823

ELEPHANT MOUNTAIN Maine U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress CRASH 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846098698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. Jan. 25, 1942 * U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress * Elephant Mountain crash disaster The front page has a six column headline: "WESTOVER B52 MISSING IN MAINE; 9 MEN ABOARD" with subheads and related photo. (See) First report coverage on the United States Air Force Boeing B-52C Stratofortress crash on Elephant Mountain in Piscataquis County, Maine. Complete with all 38 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:47

$48.00
176822

KARL MARX German Socialist Philosopher Socialism Communist Teach 1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846098628

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRUTH, San Francisco, California, April 5, 1884 * Karl Marx & socialism The front page begins with a very lengthy article headed: "THE SCIENTIST OF SOCIALISM" "A Review of a Capitalistic Professor of Karl Marx, His Life, Deeds, and Some of the Most Famous of His Economic Teachings" with more. Four pages, cleanly loose at the spine, library strengthening at the margins, loss neat a bottom margin affects just 3 words. Somewhat fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:47

$42.00
176821

WAR OF 1812 General Andrew Jackson Peace Treaty Signed 1815 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846098507

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, April 20, 1815 * General Andrew Jackson * War of 1812 ending - peace treaty The front page begins with a letter from Gen. Jackson to the Sec. of War acknowledging receipt of the Secretary's letter about the signing of the peace treaty between the U.S. and Great Britain ending the War of 1812, signed in type: Andrew Jackson. Curiously, the historic Battle of New Orleans, led victoriously by Jackson, was fought after the peace treaty was signed. This is followed by the "General Orders" dismissing the various militia, also signed in type: Andrew Jackson. Much other content concerning the War of 1812 as well. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:46

$58.00
176820

RICHMOND Ray County Missouri JESSE JAMES-Younger Gang Bank Robbery1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392542025746

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 24, 1867 * Richmond, Ray County, Missouri * Jesse James-Younger Gang bank robbery Page 3 has an inconspicuous report headed: "Murder And Bank Robbery In Missouri" stating in part: "...today fourteen men entered the bank house of Hughes & Wasson, in Richmond, Mo., robbed the money tray, and killed a man named Shaw and two others..." with a bit more. As noted on the web this was one of the earliest robberies by the infamous James Gang. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:46

$59.00
176819

Best CHICAGO White BLACK SOX World Series Baseball Plot SCANDAL 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392542025349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 14, 1921 * re. Black Sox World Series scandal * Best title to be had ?- rare as such Page 15 begins with an interesting article relating the infamous Black Sox betting scandal. Headed: "Commy Through With Black Sox Despite Verdict", the text begins: "With an emphatic 'No" President Comiskey of the White Sox disposed of the last chance that any of the White Sox who were indicted by the grand jury last fall would ever play for him again, regardless of what the lawyers in the scandal case of 1919 may evolve....". Further on: "...'Those indicted players', he said, 'are on my ineligible list. It was not necessary for Judge Landis to put them on is his, but I am glad he did, as it justifies my pos... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:45

$86.00
176818

SLAVERY TRADE in District of Columbia Slaves Senate Debates 1850 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846098215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 14, 1850 * re. Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 * United States Senate debates * Southern slave holders & Northern Free-Soilers * Best title to be had from our nation's capital (rare) Being the mouthpiece of the federal government it was typical that reports & documents emanating from Congress would appear in print first in this newspaper. Collectors always desire to have notable governmental reports in newspapers from the nation's capital. Not surprisingly almost all of pages 1 and 2, and a portion of page 3, are taken up with verbatim "Debate in the Senate" "Slave Trade in the District of Columbia". This controversial topic would result in the abolishing of slave tr... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:45

$63.00
176817

SLAVERY AUCTION New Orleans LA Louisiana Slaves Sale PRINT 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846098134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Apr. 6, 1861 * Great slave auction illustration * Pre Civil War South - rare Most of a page is taken up with a print: "The Dandy Slave: A Scene in Baltimore, Md." and "Slaves For Sale: A Scene in New Orleans", both showing slaves dressed in formal attire. A related article: "The Dandy Slave" begins: "Whenever a [black] can afford it, he dresses well, sometimes quietly and in good taste..." This is followed by an article: "Slaves For Sale", which includes: "The accompanying engraving represents a gang of [blacks] exhibited in the city of New Orleans previous to an auction...The men & women are well clothed in their Sunday best..." and more. Also in this issue is a full page print:... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:45

$168.00
176816

Great 1929 STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street NYC Panic BLACK TUESDAY 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846098008

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 30, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 * Great headline of "Black Tuesday" * Wall Street, New York City A very notable issue as it reports the tragic event of "Black Tuesday", the most catastrophic day in the market's history which would become the forerunner of the Great Depression. As was typical of most newspapers, they put an optimistic spin on their banner headline: "STOCK SLUMP ENDS IN RALLY" with the subheads: "Over 26 Million Shares Sold In Record Beak" "Prepare for Crucial Session Today". The report and related articles carry over to pages 2 and 3. Complete in 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional use. Great condi... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:44

$377.00
176815

ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route President & Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846097914

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 19, 1861 * Abraham Lincoln inauguration train * Jefferson Davis inauguration * Confederate President The entire front page is taken up with excellent & detailed reporting on Abraham Lincoln's journey to Washington for his inauguration, with first column heads including: "THE PRESIDENTIAL PROGRESS" "The Journey of Mr. Lincoln & Suite from Buffalo to Albany" "The Price of Rails Rides on the Engine" "The Reception at the State Capital" "Immense Turnout to Receive the Great Rail Splitter" "The Address of Welcome & the Replies of Mr. Lincoln "The President Among the Ladies" and even more (see). Included are at least 3 speeches by Abraham Lincoln, all on the ftpg. Page 5 is noteworthy as well contain... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:44

$97.00
176814

Rare & Early LOUISVILLE KY Jefferson County Antebellum Kentucky 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846097667

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE FOCUS, Louisville, Kentucky, Jan. 11, 1831 * Rare & early antebellum title An early & uncommon title from Kentucky. Formatted much like other newspapers of the day, this issue has various news items, political reports and a wealth of ads. Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spie, never-trimmed margins which can be a bit irregular, other trape mends throughout.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:43

$47.00
176813

SEAN O'CASEY Irish Dramatiist Memoirist Dublin Ireland Fame DEATH 1964 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846097496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. Sept. 9, 1964 * Sean O'Casey death (1st report) * Irish dramatist and memoirist - socialist * Dublin, Ireland working class The front page has a two column heading: "Heart Attack Is Fatal To Sean O'Casey, 84" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 9 with photo of O'Casey. Complete with all 42 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:43

$44.00
176812

ALBERT EINSTEIN Unified Field Theory Gravitation & Electricity 1930 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846097174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1930 * Professor Albert Einstein * Unified Field Theory * Gravitation & Electricity * Mahatma Gandhi & salt tax Page 8 has one column headings: "EINSTEIN SUBMITS FIELD THEORY PROOF" "Physicist Presents Paper Showing Application of Work Linking Gravitation and Electricity" "Findings Are Hailed Here" and more. (see) Also coverage on Mahatma Gandhi's fight for India's independence on the same page. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:43

$58.00
176811

AL JOLSON Musical Blackface Film Movie MAMMY World Premiere Ad 1930 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846096999

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 25, 1930 * Al Jolson's "Mammy" * World Premiere ad * Blackface Minstrel Page 35 has a nice 14 1/2 x 6 inch advertisement for the world premiere of Al Jolson's new movie "Mammy". See photos for this ad which has three illustrations relating to his famous "blackface" appearance. With this movie opening in New York City on March 26 (next day), this could be the very first ad for this movie in any newspaper. Complete with all 60 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:42

$58.00
176810

L. Frank Baum's Book THE WIZARD OF OZ to Hollywood ? for Movie 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392542023554

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 19, 1938 * "The Wizard of Oz" to be a movie ? * L. Frank Baum's book up for sale ? * Shirley Temple to be 'Dorothy' ? The top of page 19 has a interesting report under: "SCREEN NEWS HERE AND IN HOLLYWOOD" with the heading: "'The Wizard of Oz' in Demand Following the Box-Office Success of 'Snow White'" (see) Coverage on L. Frank Baum's book wanted to make a film. A agreement would be made in this month and was Shirley Temple to be 'Dorothy' ? Complete with all 32 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:42

$48.00
176809

ARCHBISHOP LEON TOURIAN Armenian Apostolic Church ASSASSINATION 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392542023440

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 25, 1933 * Archbishop Leon Tourian assassination * Armenian Apostolic Church of America The front page has a one column heading "Prelate Slain with Knife in Church Aisle". (see) First report coverage continues on page 10 with photo. (See) Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:41

$44.00
176808

ALBERT EINSTEIN General Theory of Relativity Gravitation & UFO's 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392542022208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 27, 1949 * Theoretical physicist Albert Einstein * General theory of relativity - gravity * Generalized theory of gravitation * UFO's - flying saucers are real ? The front page has a two column heading: "Einstein Offers Theory On Law of Gravitation" with subhead. (see) Also interesting reporting on the possible realization of UFO's which also begins on the front page. (see) Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:41

$57.00
176807

THURMAN MUNSON New York Yankees Catcher Airplane CRASH Death 1979 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846096286

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, August 3, 1979 * Catcher Thurman Munson killed * New York Yankees baseball * Jet airplane crash disaster The top of page 5 has a banner headline: "Yankee catcher Thurman Munson dies in plane crash"First report coverage on the airplane crash that killed New York Yankees' star catcher, Thurman Munson. Complete with all 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:39

$48.00
176805

1697 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 322 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846095880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 17, 1697 * Among the earliest of newspapers to be had * 17th century original 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 several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspap... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:37

$27.00
176804

IWO JIMA Mount Suribachi U.S. Marines FLAG PLANTING World War II 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846095552

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 23, 1945. * Battle of Iwo Jima * Mount Suribachi summit reached * United States Flag planting (historic) * Great photos of Marines climbing volcano The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "YANKS WIN VOLCANO ON IWO" with subheads. Nice for display. Text on the front page includes: "The United States flag was raised on the crater's rim at 10:35 a.m. by the 28th regiment...." Related photo and map on page 2. The full back page has three terrific photos probably taken shortly before the flag planting. Also nice for display. (See) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, ... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:37

$192.00
176803

OTTORINO RESPIGHI Italian Music Opera Composer Violinist DEATH 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392542020475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 18, 1936 * Ottorino Respighi death (1st report) * Italian violinist, composer & musicologist * Fountains & Pines of Rome - La fiamma opera fame The front page has a one column heading: "Respighi, Noted Italian Pianist, Composer, Dies" Photo of him is on the back page. (see) Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:36

$44.00
176802

BATTLE OF MIDWAY ENDS w/ Japanese Navy Defeated WORLD WAR II 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846095124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 8, 1942 * Battle Of Midway victory * Japanese vs. American Navy * World war II original - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "CRIPPLED JAP FLEET HUNTED" with subheads. Nice for display. Page 9 & 10 are missing which contains the continued report here. Twenty-two pages, light toning at the margins, small lightly inked library stamp on the ftpg., a few small binding holes along the spine, the missing leaf, still nice for display as such.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:36

$52.00
176801

BATTLE OF MIDWAY Eyewitness George H. Gay Jr. U.S. NAVY Kaga 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846095005

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 9, 1942 * Battle Of Midway ends w/ win * Japanese vs. American Navy * Great eyewitness account - George H. Gay Jr. The front page has a great banner headline: "FLIER SAW JAP SHIPS BURN" with subheads and related illustration. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:36

$77.00
176771

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Polish Jews GHETTOS Towns 1943 WWII NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392536487602

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 21, 1943 * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time * German-occupied Poland murders - Ghettos Page 10 has one column headings: "JEWS OF 5 TOWNS KILLED IN POLAND" "35,000 Persons Reported Slain In German Liquidation of Cities' Ghettos" See photos for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland where extermination of the Jewish population was most prevalent. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being realized. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. What better evidence to confirm of what really happened then having a 1st hand account from the... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:33

$58.00
176770

SEM Georges Goursat - French Caricaturist Illustrator DEATH 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372841687299

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 27, 1934 * Sem - Georges Goursat death * French caricaturist - illustrator The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "SEM, CARICATURIST, DEAD IN PARIS AT 71" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Georges Goursat, known as Sem, a French caricaturist famous during the Belle Époque era. 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 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small address stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:32

$39.00
176769

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS Win World Series CHAMPIONS New York Yankees 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392536484096

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Conn., Oct. 11, 1926 * St. Louis Cardinals World Champions * World Series of baseball * New York Yankees The sport's section (8) has a 4 column headline: "Alexander Hero in St. Louis' Series Triumph" with subhead: "Alexander Tops Ruth For 1926 Series Honers; Thevenow ALso Stars" with box scores & 4 player pictorial which includes Alexander. (See) Page 9 has a separate article headed: "Babe Ruth Has Eight Home Runs In Seven Series" with photo. (See) Complete with all 12 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:31

$68.00
176768

1677 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 342 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372841686506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Oct. 29, 1677 * 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 several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for f... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:31

$47.00
176767

LOU GEHRIG 2,000th Consecutive Game Played New York Yankees Yanks 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392536480124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Kansas, June 1, 1938 * Lou Gehrig's 2,000th consecutive game played * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of the front page has a three column headline: "YANKS AND TIGERS IN DUEL" Coverage continues in the sport's section (page 31) small a small one column heading: "Gehrig's 2,000th Consecutive Game Proves a Tame One" (see) First report coverage on the 2,000th game milestone achieved by Yankee great Lou Gehrig. He would end up playing in 2,130 straight games before ending his career due to illness. Nice to have in the NYC publication, rare a such. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, more so along the spine with small binding holes, generally in good cond... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:29

$48.00
176765

Early 19th Century NEW YORK CITY 1815 Old Newspaper w/ Steamboat Advertisement


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372841668585

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK EVENING POST, August 26, 1815 * Illustrated advertisements * Early 19th century original The front page is filled with advertisements, including illustrated ads for a steam boat and at least ten illustrated ship ads. The back page has more with an ad for a stagecoach. Four pages, generally in nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:02

$26.00
176764

SID HATFIELD Battle of Matewan Police Chief Fame FOUND NOT GUILTY 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372841668364

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 22, 1921 * Sid Hatfield & others not guilty * Battle of Matewan WV fame The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "16 MINERS, TRIED FOR DEATHS OF 7 SLEUTHS, FREED" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the acquittal of William Sidney 'Sid' Hatfield, police chief of Matewan, and others in West Virginia. He would be killed in a shootout later that year. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:02

$42.00
176763

JOHN PHILIP SOUSA "The March King" Music Composer Conductor DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392536449427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 6, 1932 * John Philip Sousa death (1st report) * American composer and conductor * "The March King" - military marches The front page has a one column heading: "JOHN PHILIP SOUSA, BAND LEADER, DIES IN HOTEL AT READING" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. Nice to have in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:01

$44.00
176762

NEW YORK RANGERS Wins NHL Stanley Cup Hockey Championship Title 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372841667822

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, April 14, 1940 * New York Rangers - NHL Hockey * Wins Stanley Cup title * Best title to be had ? The front page of this section has a one column heading: "RANGERS TOP LEAFS IN OVERTIME BY 3-2 TO WIN STANLEY CUP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the New York Rangers winning the 1939-40 Stanley Cup by defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Be the envy of your fellow Rangers fan buddies with this original issue from the early days of hockey. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear the margins, generally in very nice conditi... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:01

$40.00
176761

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392536448401

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 18, 1782 * Revolutionary War * From The Enemy Page 4 has a letter noting: "...urging the Councils of the State to give up to French & Congressional ambition the independence of American, and with it our best resources of commerce, wealth, and naval strength...For the wise maxims...of that Court...are 'that the independence of America must prove the annihilation of the marine power of England, which, having no longer any colonies, can in a little time have no marine...". This is followed by a: "Letter from Monsieur DePortail, a French officer in the Service of America...dated at Washington's Camp at White Marsh, Twelve Miles from Philadelphia" dated Nov. 12, 1778 (see). One-third o... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:01

$57.00
176760

Daniel SHAYS' REBELLION Massachusetts Armed Rebels Uprising 1787 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372841666825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 8, 1787 * Shays' Rebellion An inside page has most of the first column taken up with content concerning: "American News" including reports on Shays' Rebellion: "...The insurgents, we are informed, in several towns in the counties of Berkshire, Hampshire & Worcester, are rallying by orders form their principal leader Capt. Shays..." with more, and a letter from Springfield includes: "About 250 of Capt. Shays's party are at West Springfield...Shays's guard at West Springfield...were so very inconsiderate as to stab two men..." and more. Also a report from New York (see). Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 12 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:00

$42.00
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