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141650

1st Ever AUTOMOBILE ADVERTISEMENT Winton Motor Carriage Company in 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371559818624

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, September 10, 1898 * 1st ever automobile advertisement (historic) * Horseless carriage This is a very significant magazine in the history of automobiles, as the noted reference work "Kane's Famous First Facts" notes that the mentioned advertisement was the first automobile ad ever published in America. It is not the first appearance, which was in the issue of July 30, 1898. A back page advertisement is headed: "Another Lot of New Ones" and describes the "A DELIGHTFUL DRIVE" manufactured by "The Winton Motor Carriage Co., Cleveland, Ohio". The advertisement is 2 1/4 x 2 1/2 inches and includes a small but nice woodcut of the car. Sixteen pages, full of... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2016 16:14

$55.00
141647

GATES Fayette County PA Pennsylvania Mine Mining EXPLOSION 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391391056955

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, February 2, 1922 * Gates, Fayette County, Pennsylvania * Frick Coke Company mine explosion disaster The front page has a two column headline: "BODIES OF 16 MINERS KILLED IN AN EXPLOSION TAKEN FROM GATES MINE TODAY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Gates, PA Frick Coke Company mine explosion. Other news of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light browning, a few binding slits along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 23, 2016 16:10

$32.00
141630

Actor RUDOLPH VALENTINO The Sheik & Natacha Rambova DIVORCE Split 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371559684230

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Michigan, August 20, 1925 * Actor Rudolph Valentino * Natacha =Rambova photo The front page has a two column heading above nice photo of Natacha Rambova: "Valentino and Bride At Parting of Ways" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 24 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 23, 2016 12:36

$34.00
141620

UNITED NATIONS UN Intergovernmental Organization ESTABLISHED 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391390915631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, October 25, 1945 * The United Nations established (UN) * Intergovernmental Organization The front page has a five column headline: "UNO Officially comes to Being; Russia Voted Down on New Veto" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the United Nations organization being established. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization to promote international co-operation. A replacement for the ineffective League of Nations, the organization was established on 24 October 1945 after World War II in order to p... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2016 12:18

$52.00
141611

BATTLE OF WHITE BIRD CANYON Nez Perce War Chief Joseph IDAHO 1877 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391390882275

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CLEVELAND DAILY HERALD, Ohio, June 23, 1877 * Battle of White Bird Canyon * Nez Perce War - Chief Joseph This uncommon 8 page issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout. Page 4 has a one column heading: "THE INDIAN OUTBREAK" (see) Complete in nice condition.

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Ends March 23, 2016 11:16

$33.00
141573

ST. PAUL Champaign County Ohio Village FIRE Disaster Conflagration1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388949668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, November 29, 1883 * St. Paul (village), Ohio * Champaign County * Fire disaster Page 5 has an article headed: "AN OHIO VILLAGE BURNED" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear with a few small tears, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 20, 2016 12:24

$32.00
141568

STEAMER MACKINAC Bolier Explosion Newport Rhode Island Disaster 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388904803

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, August 19, 1925 * Steamer Mackinac * Boiler explosion disaster * Newport RI Rhode Island The front page has a two column heading: "Panic Aboard Ship Follows explosion; Four Dead, 74 Hurt" First report coverage on the boiler explosion of the Steamer Mackinac near Newport, Rhode Island. An early report here as the number of dead would rise significantly. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, a little margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends March 20, 2016 11:21

$33.00
141565

BARTON HOTEL Skid Row Transients Chicago Illinois FIRE Disaster 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557582121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 13, 1955 * Barton Hotel fire disaster * Skid Row, West Madison Street * Chicago, Illinois - transients Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "25 Derelicts Dire in Hotel Fire; Chicago Blames 'Human Torch'" First report coverage on the Barton Hotel fire at Chicago, Illinois continues inside with related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 74 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:56

$40.00
141561

LAUREL MS Mississippi NEGRO Lynching Howard Wash 1942 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557580134

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 18, 1942 * Howard Wash, Laurel, Mississippi lynching * Great World War II coverage Page 49 has one column headings that include: "MISSISSIPPI MOB LYNCHES A SLAYER" "Overpowers Sheriff and Takes Negro Convicted Friday to Bridge on Victim's Farm" and more. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of negro Howard Wash in Laurel, Mississippi. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news of the day with much on World War II. Complete 1st section with all 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:52

$62.00
141560

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal Fails in House 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388878837

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK WORLD TELEGRAM, December 5, 1932 * Repeal of U.S. prohibition fails * 18th Amendment continues * John Nance Garner The front page has a one column heading: "REPEAL LOST IN CONGRESS BY 144 TO 171" with subheads. (see) Ironically the repeal of prohibition would be ratified exactly one year later on December 5, 1933. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:50

$33.00
141559

Tony Nathan (Woodlawn movie fame) Alabama Crimson Tide Miami Dolphins 1977 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388877418

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1977 * Tony Nathan, of "Woodlawn" fame, rushes for two touchdowns and throws for another * Alabama secures the SEC title - setting the stage for a trip to the Sugar Bowl * O.J Simpson & Ken Norton coverage Page 9 of the sports section has: "Alabama Wins, Clinches S.E.C. Title, Bowl Birth", followed by text which includes in part, "Tony Nathan scored two touchdowns on 1-yard plunges and threw a 20-yard touchdown pass as second-ranked Alabama overcame a rash of fumbles to down Louisiana State, 24-3, today and capture its sixth Southeastern Conference championship in seven years." This is the report of Tony Nathan, of Woodlawn fame, who overcame severe racial ob... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:49

$55.00
141554

GAGE STATION Silver City New Mexico NM TRAIN ROBBERY & Murder 1883 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557575892

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BELLEFONTE REPUBLICAN, Pennsylvania, November 28, 1883 * Gage Station train robbery * Silver City, New Mexico * Harvey Whitehall Page 4 has an article headed: "Daring Deed of Cowboys" (see) First report coverage on the Gage Station train robbery near Silver City, New Mexico. Other news and several interesting advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: On November 24, 1883, a train robbery took place at a way station called Gage, near Silver City, with $830.60 being stolen. During the robbery, the train engineer, T.C. Webster, and the messenger, T.G. Hodgekins, were both shot and killed. Whitehill immediately set out for the robbers, leading a... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:42

$34.00
141551

TOM MIX KILLED Westerns Movie Actor Arizona Car Accident 1940 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557573522

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1940 * Western actor Tom Mix killed * Arizona car accident Page 19 has one column headings: "Mix's Body Flown West" "Military Rites for Cowboy Will Be Held in Glendale" 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. Nice condition.

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Ends March 20, 2016 10:37

$39.00
141532

JOHNSON CITY Illinois McClintock Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1924 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388384985

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, January 26, 1924 * Johnson City, Illinois * McClintock coal mine disaster The front page has a two column heading: "MINE EXPLOSION KILLS 30 IN JOHNSON CITY ILL HORROR" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:56

$32.00
141531

AMELIA EARHART Transatlantic Solo Airplane Flight WELCOME HOME 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557081824

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, June 20, 1932. * Amelia Earhart welcome home * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo The front page has a one column heading: "AMELIA E. PUTNAM REACHES HOME" with subhead. (see) Nice to have from hometown state. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little spine wear, good condition.

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:55

$34.00
141526

COWBOYS-REDSKINS RIVALRY Dallas vs. Washington 1st NFL Football 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371557076842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 10, 1960 * Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins * Very 1st NFL football game of this famous rivalry * 1960 World Series of Baseball (game 4) The sport's section is dominated by reporting on game 4 of the 1960 World Series between the New York Yankees and Pittsburgh Pirates. But page 15 (sport's section) has a somewhat discrete report on the very 1st NFL game between the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins which some consider the greatest rivalry in sports. The small one column heading reads: "'Skins Scalp Cowboys As Guglielmi Is Star" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, minor margin wear, gene... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:45

$42.00
141506

DULUTH MINNESOTA Labor Dispute Strike RIOT & Shootings Bloodshed 1889 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391388356765

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COLDWATER REPUBLICAN, Semi-Weekly, Michigan, July 12, 1889 * Duluth, Minnesota * Strike & riot The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Bloody Riot at Duluth" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 4 pages, generally in nice condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 19, 2016 15:06

$37.00
141476

PARTITION OF INDIA Pakistan Independence & Howard Hughes Trial 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371556387082

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE KNICKERBOCKER NEWS, Albany, August 16, 1947. * Partition of Palestine * Judaica - Jewish Page 2 has a one column heading: "India Next On Russia's Schedule" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2016 16:30

$28.00
141466

Historic NRA National Rifle Association - Organization CREATION 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371556381060

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 6, 1871 * Creation of the NRA, the National Rifle Association The bottom of pg. 4 has a brief & inconspicuous report which is very significant to the founding of the NRA, the National Rifle Association. As the hyperlink notes, the NRA was founded in 1871 by Capt. Wingate and Col. Church, both mentioned in this report. Papers for incorporation were sent in late November and this report notes: "A regular meeting of the Directors of the National Rifle Association was held last evening...Col. Church in the chair..." followed by a list of other members present (see). Eight pages, a few archival repairs, a bit irregular at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends March 18, 2016 16:16

$53.00
141436

1929 WORLD SERIES Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Athletics Game 1 Newspaper MLB


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371555730121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 9, 1929 * 1929 World Series (game 1) * Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Athletics * Major league baseball MLB The front page has a three column headline: "ATHLETICS TAKE FIRST SERIES CONTEST; OBSCURE EHMKE WINS HURLING DUEL, 3-1; SETS RECORD" with subheads, box scores and two related photos. (see) Much more in the sport' section. Loads of text. Much more in the sport's section (pages 12 & 13) with headlines, photos and lineups. (see) 1st report coverage on game 3 of the 1929 World Series Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends March 17, 2016 16:19

$35.00
141428

USS HATTERAS Action off Galveston Light Homer C. Blake 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371555725107

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 17, 1863 * Action off Galveston Light * USS Hatteras sinking * Homer C. Blake Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "The Loss of the Hatteras" "Official Report of Com. Blake" "Desperate Encounter at Close Quarters" "Encouraging Reports from the Army" "Effect of the Iron Will of Gen. Hooker" "Dept. of the Missouri" "The Affair in Charleston Harbor" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 17, 2016 16:09

$27.00
141382

HMS THUNDERER (1872) British Royal Navy Battlesship PRINTS 1872 London Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371555454643

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, April 20, 1872 * HMS Thunderer launching w/ prints Inside has 2 prints of Potsdam. Also a full page of: "The Right Hon. John Bright, M.P."; several prints of: "Plans & Sections of the Turrets & Guns of H.M.S. Thunderer" as well as a full page print of this ship. Other prints as well. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 17, 2016 07:34

$28.00
141379

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR w/ Valentín Gómez Farías Address 1847 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391386489191

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY UNION, Washington, D.C., Jan. 16, 1847 * Valentín Gómez Farías address * Mexican-American War As would be expected from a D.C. paper, much reporting from Congress including talk on funding the army. Page 3 has: "Late From Mexico" which has the address of the Mexican vice president. Also a letter which begins: "The war is not finished so soon as people here believed, for they thought that, by striking a couple of blows like those of the 8t & 9th of May...they would be able to obtain such a treaty as they desire, that is, giving them the Californias & other possessions in the north of Mexico..." with more. Also: "Extract of a Letter to a Member of Congress" date... See More  

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Ends March 17, 2016 07:21

$34.00
141356

JIM BROWN Cleveland Browns Rushing Yds Breaks NFL RECORD Football 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371554964129

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 21, 1963 * Jim Brown breaks rushing yards record * Cleveland Browns - NFL football The sport's section (page 42) has a one column heading: "BROWNS TRIUMPH OVER EAGLES, 37-7" with subhead: "Jimmy Brown Sets Career Mark for Yards Rushing" (see) First report coverage on the game in which Jim Brown broke the all time rushing record at the time. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2016 13:40

$42.00
141354

JIM THORPE Olympics Trophies Lost - ADMITS Pro Baseball Athlete 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371554962853

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, January 28, 1913 * Jim Thorpe has to return his Olympic trophies * Indian athlete from Carlisle, Pennsylvania Page 3 has one column headings: "Jim Thorpe Professional" "Hero of Olympic Games Loses Trophies--Records Wiped Out" (see) Twelve pages, evenly toned, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 16, 2016 13:38

$47.00
141284

JOSEPH P. KENNEDY, SR. Resigns U.S. Securities & Exchange Chairman1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371552464293

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 21, 1935 * Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. resignation * U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission The front page has one column headings: "Kennedy Resigns as Sec Chairman"; "Roosevelt Praises His Leadership in Winning Confidence of Investors and Financiers" and more. (see) Article continues on page 4 with one column photo of Kennedy. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 ... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2016 15:21

$40.00
141282

TRANSATLANTIC AIRPLANE FLIGHT Elsie Mackay Walter Hinchliffe TRY 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391383476282

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTEPRRISE, Massachusetts, March 15, 1928 * Walter Hinchliffe & Elsie Mackay * Transatlantic airplane flight goes missing The front page has a three column headline: "FEAR GROWS THAT FLIERS LOST THEIR LIVES IN SEA" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the transatlantic airplane flight try by Walter G. R. Hinchliffe and Elsie Mackay. They would never to seen again. Other new, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 12, 2016 15:18

$32.00
141243

GILBERTON PA Schuylkill County Pennsylvania Coal Mine EXPLOSION 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382720654

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1935 * Gilberton, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania * Philadelphia & Reading Coal & Iron Company * Colliery explosion disaster Page 9 has a one column heading: "11 DEAD, 71 GASSED IN MINE EXPLOSION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Gilberton, Pennsylvania coal mine explosion disaster. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:25

$39.00
141242

LAURA FAIR Alexander P. Crittenden San Francisco MURDER Trial 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371551716595

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND DAILY WHIG, Virginia, May 1, 1871 * Laura Fair murder trial * "The Woman in Black" * Alexander P. Crittenden * Love triangle case The front paged has an article headed: "The San Francisco Murder Trial" with subhead. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:24

$26.00
141241

Best CASEY STENGEL Becomes Brooklyn Dodgers Baseball Manager 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382718086

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1934 * King Leopold III coronation * Casey Stengel takes over * Brooklyn Dodgers manager * MLB baseball The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Leopold Ascends Belgian Throne; Pledge to Serve Nation Cheered" with subhead. (see) Continues on page 3 with photos and lengthy text. The sport's section (page 9) has one column headings that include: "STENGEL IS SIGNED AS DODGERS' PILOT" "Successor to Carey Receives a Two-Year Contract--Salary Not Revealed" and more with one column photo of Stengel. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisemen... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:22

$56.00
141235

BATTLES OF SARATOGA w/ John Burgoyne Surrender 1777 Revolutionary War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382712791

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, Dec. 24, 1777 * Battles of Saratoga- New York * John Burgoyne's surrender The front page has an interesting article which includes: "Those worthy friends of this country, the Patriots, were, I find, quite cock-a-hoop upon the news of the surrender of Burgoyne's army. Nothing but public misfortunes can give them a chance of feeding upon the spoils of the nation, and therefore, like Cornish wreck-watchers, they look out with eagerness for a storm..." and near the end: "...who have prostituted themselves by espousing the cause of New England. If they want places, let them sue to the Congress, and implore the influence of Benedict Arnold in their favour." ... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:15

$140.00
141234

CHARLESTON South Carolina General Augustine Prevost 1779 REVOLUTIONARY WAR News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382712008

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, Aug. 7, 1779 * Battle of Stono Ferry * Charleston, South Carolina * General Augustine Prevost Inside has: "...have advice of Charles-Town [Charleston] being taken by storm on the 10th of June last...schooner that had left New York six days who gave him an account that Charles-Town had surrendered to the King's forces on the 11th of June." Also: "...In the Maryland new papers it is mentioned that a feu de joye was fired on the 10th of June from the fort at Annapolis & from the ships, on account of the defeat of Gen. Prevost at Charlestown on the 19th of May; but...which left Philadelphia the 28th of June says that the defeat of Prevost did not then gain ... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:14

$53.00
141228

DOUGLAS MacARTHUR Speech - Old Soldiers Never Die Just FADE AWAY 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391382702909

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 19, 1951 * Famous Douglas MacArthur speech * "Old soldiers never die they just fade away" * Ends long military career The front page has a nice banner headline: "MacARTHUR SAYS HIS POLICY FOR FAR EAST HAS HAD MILITARY AUTHORITIES' SUPPORT" with subhead and photo. (see) Includes the famous quote: "Old Soldiers Never Die, They Just Fade Away". which is also on the front page. First report coverage on Douglas MacArthur's famous speech in front of Congress. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 11, 2016 15:03

$47.00
141194

JAMES BUCHANAN & John C. Breckinridge Election Endorsement Notice 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391381977848

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON PRESS AND POST, July 14, 1856. * James Buchanan for President endorsement The photo shows a front page endorsement for the Buchanan-Breckinridge ticket in the presidential contest of 1856. Includes the title and date, plus the names of the electors with illustration of a heraldic eagle. (see) News of the day with many ads. Larger sized paper measuring 28 1/2 x 21 1/2 inches, minor margin wear, generally in nice condition.

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Ends March 10, 2016 15:36

$24.00
141186

STATUE OF LIBERTY Bartholdi's Sculpture under Construction France 1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391381969132

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 13, 1884 * Statue of Liberty under contruction * Frederic Auguste Bartholdi The front page has a one column heading: "THE BARTHOLDI STATUE" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light browning, a little margin wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 10, 2016 15:19

$38.00
141146

"DOCTOR'S PLOT" Soviet Union Leaders Murders ANTISEMITISM Arrests 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391381698664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, January 13, 1953 * "Doctor's Plot" in Soviet Union - Arrests * Antisemitism - Joseph Stalin * Viktor Abakumov The front page has a small one column heading under "World-Wide News Notes": "Russia Bares Plot" Brief text here. The "Doctors' Plot" is considered to be the most dramatic episode of antisemitism in the Soviet Union under Joseph Stalin's regime. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 10, 2016 06:56

$30.00
141145

CHANNEL DASH Operation Cerberus German Warships British Blockade 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371550717272

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 13, 1942 * Channel Dash * Operation Cerberus * British blockade run The front page has a nice banner headline: "BIG BRITISH-GERMAN SEA BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 10, 2016 06:55

$33.00
141142

JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees Multiple Action Sequence PHOTOS 1938 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371550356244

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, June 5, 1938 * Joe DiMaggio at bat * New York Yankees * Action sequence photos Page 4 of this section has a nice multiple action sequence pictorial headed: "A Home Run looks Easy When DiMaggio Goes to Bat" with 6 separate photos and some text. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 09, 2016 15:55

$32.00
141141

1st AERIAL ROCKET Folding-Fin Mighty Mouse Airplane Firing 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391381307003

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1950 * Mk 4 Folding-Fin Aerial Rocket * "Mighty Mouse" - United States Navy Page 14 has a two column heading: "New Air-to-Air Rocket Developed by Navy; Folding Fin Is Used to Help Speed in Combat" with related photo. (see) First report coverage on the introduction of the Mk 4 Folding-Fin Aerial Rocket. 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 52 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 09, 2016 15:54

$45.00
141132

Margaret Mitchell Struck By Car - Dies Days Later - Gone With the Wind Author 19


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391381289064

Shown is an original newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CENTRE DAILY TIMES, State College & Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, August 12, 1949 * Margaret Mitchell's death * Author of Gone With the Wind * Hit by speeding car - would die several days later The front page of this issue has: "Speeding Car Hits Author", which is the account of Margaret Mitchell (Mrs.John Marsh - Peg Marsh) being struck by a speeding car while crossing the street. Included is: "Hospital attendants made it plain that Miss Mitchell would need a stout heart - as stout as the one she gave Scarlett O'Hara - to pull through. She would die a few days later without gaining consciousness. The article is continued on an inside page. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 10 pa... See More  

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Ends March 09, 2016 15:19

$48.00
141131

BABE RUTH'S Very Last Final MLB Baseball Game Played1935 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371550337384

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1935 * Babe Ruth's final farewell * Last game as a player * Baker Bowl, Philadelphia PA * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 18) has a two column heading: "Phils Crush Braves by 11-6, 9-3" with subheads and box scores. (see) In the first game of this double-header, Babe Ruth struck out in the first inning, then hurt his knee taking him out of the game. This was actually his last time on the field of play as a baseball player. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very ... See More  

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Ends March 09, 2016 15:17

$67.00
141105

QUIZ SHOW SCANDAL Twenty One Game Charles Van Doran is Subpoenaed 1959 Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CENTRE DAILY TIMES, State College, Pennsylvania, October 13, 1959 * Charles Van Doran subpoenaed * "Twenty One" quiz show scandal The front page has a one column heading: "Subpoena Issued for Van Doran" with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 06, 2016 14:54

$29.00
141104

LOS ANGELES DODGERS BUMS Wins World Series Baseball Champions 1959 Old Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CENTRE DAILY TIMES, State College, Pennsylvania, October 9, 1959 * Los Angeles Dodgers become World Series champions The sport's section (page 15) has a nice six column headline: "Bums Wear World Crown" with subhead and more. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 06, 2016 14:53

$39.00
141103

YOGI BERRA Signs as Manager & SANDY KOUFAX Wins 1st Cy Young 1963 NYC Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 25, 1963 * Sandy Koufax 1st Cy Young * Los Angeles Dodgers * Yogi Berra signs as manager * New York Yankees The sport's section (page 20) has a one column heading: "KOUFAX RECEIVES CY YOUNG AWARD" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Los Angeles Dodger pitcher Sandy Koufax winning the first of his three Cy Young awards. But what I think trumps this is a banner headline on the same page: "Yankees Sign Berra to Manage for One Year at $35,000, a Cut of $10,000" with subheads and two related photos. The Yankees would win the World Series in his 1st and only year as manager of the Yanks in 1964. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in thi... See More  

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Ends March 06, 2016 14:51

$52.00
141099

Joseph JOZEF PILSUDSKI Becomes Republic of Poland DICTATOR 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391379475065

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 25, 1930 * Jozef Pilsudski * 2nd Republic of Poland Page 10 has one column headings that include: "PILSUDSKI ASSUMES POWER OF DICTATOR" "Reserves for Himself Decisions in Most Important Matters, He Announces" "Cabinet Has Minor Place" and more. First report coverage on Jozef Pilsudski becoming dictator of the Republic of Poland. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 06, 2016 14:42

$42.00
141065

PROHIBITION 18th Eighteenth Amendment to be Repealed ? Drys Wets 1930 Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1930 * Prohibition - 18th Eighteenth Amendment * Wets vs. Drys in Washington D.C. * Beginning of the end ? The front page has a two column headline: "DRY LAW REPEAL URGED ATTERBURY AND OTHERS BEFORE HOUSE COMMITTEE" with subheads. (see) Was this the beginning of the fight to repeal prohibition ? Lengthy text continues on page 4. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 &... See More  

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Ends March 05, 2016 15:23

$38.00
141061

COSHOCTON Ohio 109th FA Battalion Troops TRAIN WRECK Railroad 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391378734096

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, September 11, 1950 * Coshocton, Ohio train wreck * Spirit of St. Louis * United States soldiers killed The front page has a two column headline: "Twenty-Five Die In Ohio Train Crash" Early, same day report here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 10 pages, tiny binding slits along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1855, the Steubenville and Indiana Railroad was built through the new town. The line became known as the Panhandle Route and was operated in the Pennsylvania Railroad system and currently by the Columbus and Ohio River Railroad (Ohio Central Railroad System). Tragedy struck this track on Sept... See More  

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Ends March 05, 2016 15:18

$37.00
141024

General PANCHO VILLA BEATEN Battle of Celeya Mexican Revolution 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391378431905

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, April 14, 1915 * Battle of Celeya (1st report) * Pancho Villa defeated * Mexican Revolution The front page has a one column heading: "HEAVY BLOW DEALT VILLA IN A SORTIE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the battle of Celeya in which Pancho Villa was badly defeated. Sixteen pages, loose along the spine, light staining, somemargin and fold wear, should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: The Battle of Celaya, which occurred near Celaya, Guanajuato on 13 April 1915, was a battle of the Mexican Revolution. The Conventionist forces under Pancho Villa were badly defeated by forces under the command of Álvaro Obregón, who su... See More  

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Ends March 05, 2016 06:51

$32.00
141021

CALVIN COOLIDGE President's Son Jr. DEATH w/ Photo 1924 Original Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371547297794

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, July 8, 1924 * President Calvin Coolidge * Son death w/ photo The front page has a one column heading: "DEATH OF THE YOUNGEST SON OF THE PRESIDENT" with subheads and photo. (see) Fourteen pages, partially loose along the spine, a little margin wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 05, 2016 06:48

$32.00
141015

Author SIR J. M. BARRIE James Matthew Creator of PETER PAN Death 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391378415705

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, June 20, 1937 * Sir J. M. Barrie death (1st report) * Creator of Peter Pan The front page of this section has a two column photo with heading: "Barrie Dies of Pneumonia at 77, Beloved by World for Peter Pan" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Sir J. M. Barrie, creator of Peter Pan. Complete 2nd section only with all 8 pages, light toning, small piece torn at bottom right corner, generally in good condition.

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Ends March 05, 2016 06:37

$34.00
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