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180154

Early Game of BASEBALL State of New York Constitutional Rules 1869 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392747716369

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 27, 1869 * Post Civil War baseball meetings & more * Early rules and regulations (New York) Page 3 has an headed: "The National Game" "Amendments to the Constitution of the State Association" "Base Ball Notes" (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 09, 2020 08:11

$29.99
180153

Rare COCKFIGHTNG Roosters Gamecocks Illegal Blood Sport w/ Scores 1869 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373009532764

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 21, 1869 * Cockfighting - illegal blood sport * Roosters - gamecocks - cockpit * Unusually lengthy & uncommon article Page 8 has an article with small headings: "Cock Fighting" "Another Hard-fought Main Between Virginia and North Carolina..." (see) Rare to find articles on this illegal blood sport, especially this lengthy. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 09, 2020 07:49

$49.99
180152

GOLD PRICING Henry Morgenthau Jr. & FDR Gold Buying Begins Again 1933 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373009526083

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 25, 1933 * Raising price of Gold * Henry Morgenthau, Jr. * Franklin D. Roosevelt The top of the front page has a three column headline: "GOLD BUYING STARTS TODAY; PRICE WITH BE FIXED DAILY; NRA IMPORT CURB STUDIED" with many subheads. (see images) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1933, Roosevelt became President and appointed Morgenthau governor of the Federal Farm Board. Morgenthau was nonetheless involved in monetary decisions. Roosevelt adopted the idea of raising the price of gold to drive down the value of the dollar, thereby raising the price of all goods — especially farm... See More  

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Ends April 09, 2020 07:38

$37.99
180129

Best PULP FICTION Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008680990

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 14, 1994 * Best "Pulp Fiction" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Quentin Taratino - John Travolta A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Pulp Fiction" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such uniq... See More  

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Ends April 08, 2020 14:53

$79.99
180128

MONTICELLO Sullivan County NY New York HANGING Execution Murder 1869 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008670300

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 16, 1869 * Monticello, Sullivan County, New York execution * Hanging of Noah Bigelow for murder Thew back page has an article headed: "THE DEATH PENALTY" "Execution in Sullivan County of Noah Bigelow for the Murder of His Niece" "The Scene At The Gallows" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, a little spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 14:40

$29.99
180127

BRIGHAM YOUNG Mormons Utah LDS Church Leader re Polygamy Question 1869 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746837444

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 2, 1869 * Brigham Young - Mormons leader * The question of polygamy - Mormonism Page 6 has an editorial with small heading: "Brigham Young and Polygamy--Will the Prophet Take Sensible Advice?" (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 14:33

$29.99
180126

SOLDIERS'S NATIONAL MONUMENT Battlefield of Gettysburg Dedication 1874 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008660662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 2, 1869 * Soldiers' National Monument dedication * Battle of Gettysburg Battlefield - cemetery * Henry War Beecher's prayer Page 5 has an article with small headings: "Gettysburg" "Unveiling of the Monument--A Large Attendance..." Text takes up over a full column. Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 14:27

$29.99
180125

KEYPORT New Jersey OYSTERS Beds Industry Disaster by Drum Fish ? 1874 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746821560

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 4, 1869 * Keyport, Monmouth, New Jersey * Oyster beds industry hit by Drum Fish ? The top of the page 5 has one column headings: "THE DRUM FISH" "Terrible Ravages Among the Keyport Oyster Beds" "Twenty Millions of Summer Oysters Destroyed" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 12/ columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 14:19

$29.99
180124

Steve Killed THE LOWRY WAR Robeson County North Carolina ENDS 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008644802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 8, 1874 * North Carolina resistance * Lowry War ends - Pembroke * Steve Lowry killed The Lowry War is a notable event in North Carolina history. Led by Henry Berry Lowry, whose father and brother were murdered by men of the Confederate Home Guard, a band of American Indian, White and African-American men waged a guerrilla war against the white establishment from 1864 to 1872. He and his gang attained a kind of mythic status. In 1874, after the death of Steve Lowry at the hands of bounty hunters, the Lowry War ended. The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE SWAMP ANGELS" "Scuffletown's Barbarous Outlaws at Length Annihilated" "Steve Lowery Shot" "His Remains Carried in Triumph to Lumbert... See More  

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Ends April 08, 2020 14:05

$49.99
180123

H.H. HOLMES 1st U.S. Serial Killer CHICAGO MURDER CASTLE 1895 Phila. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008583862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, July 30, 1895 * H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett * Infamous "Murder Castle" in Chicago * America's 1st serial killer The top of page 2 has one column headings that include: " A VAULT UNEARTHED" "Another Startling Discovery In Holmes's Chicago House" "Still Digging In The Cellar" and more. (see) Great to have in a Philadelphia paper, the city where he was being held. Coverage on the recent murders by H. H. Holmes, who is considered to be America's first serial killer. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends April 08, 2020 12:32

$54.99
180122

DR. DAVID LIVINGSTONE DEATH African Explorer's Body Leaves Coast 1874 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746724754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 27, 1874 * re. David Livingstone death * Explorer's body leaves Africa The top of the page 7 has one column headings: "LIVINGSTONE" "Herald Special Report from London" "The Remains of the Explorer at Sea for England" "The Body Identified" See image for brief text here. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 12:25

$24.99
180121

CHARLES SUMNER Massachusetts Senator Anti-Slavery Advocate DEATH 1874 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746716936

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 12, 1874 * Charles Sumner death (1st report) * American politician - Massachusetts senator * Anti-slavery leader - Civil Rights advocate The top of the page 3 has one column headings: "SUMNER" "Sudden Death of the Great Massachusetts Senator" "He Passes Away Quietly After Dreadful Suffering" "Last Acts And Words" and more. (see) Lengthy text takes up the entire page and continues on page 10. Loads of text. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages in nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 12:14

$37.99
180120

DR. DAVID LIVINGSTONE Scottish African Explorer Missionary DEATH 1874 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008547343

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 30, 1874 * David Livingstone death * African explorer's last days told The top of the page 7 has one column headings: "LIVINGSTONE" "Herald Special Report from London" "Deathbed Scenes in the Interior of Africa" "How the Great Explorer Sickened and Expired" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 12:03

$29.99
180119

EMPIRE COAL MINE Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley Pennsylvania FIRE 1874 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746696611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, March 29, 1874 * Empire Coal Mine fire - Pennsylvaia * Wilkes-Barre, Wyoming Valley The top of the back page has one column headings: "A BLAZING COAL MINE" "The Empire Mine in Pennsylvania on Fire" "Exciting Scenes a the Seat of the Conflagration" and more. (see) Text takes up over a full column. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 11:51

$29.99
180118

Historic USS Missouri Battleship JAPAN SURRENDERS Signing 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008438894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, September 2, 1945 * Japan officially surrenders * Douglass MacArthur * USS Missouri signing * World War II is over (V-J) The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "JAP SURRENDER SIGNED" with subheads and photo. Nice for display. More end of WWII reports and photos inside. Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small hole with a little archival mending on the front leaf with very minimal text loss (one letter), generally in good condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 10:38

$87.99
180113

SIEGE OF PARIS BEGINS France Germans Franco-Prussian War w/ MAP 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746570236

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 19, 1870 * Siege of Paris begins w/ detailed map * Franco-Prussian War - Germans Page 3 has a large map with headline: "THE SIEGE OF THE FRENCH CAPITAL" and more. Also one column headings include: "THE WAR" "Hard Fighting Around Paris on Saturday and Yesterday" "The Opposing Armies Active and Aggressive" "Paris to be Defended to the Last Extremity" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 10:14

$29.99
180112

BENJAMIN NATHAN American Investor Philanthropist MURDER Mystery 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008418434

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 1, 1870 * Benjamin Nathan's unsolved murder * American investor & philanthropist The top of the back page has one column headings: "THE NATHAN HORROR" "The Detectives Actively at Work, but No Clue Obtained" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 2 columns. Complete with 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 10:06

$29.99
180111

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Saratoga Meeting Susan B. Anthony & Olympia Brown1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008413227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 29, 1870 * Early Women's suffrage meeting at Saratoga * Susan B. Anthony & Olympia Brown speeches The top of page 7 has small one column headings: "Woman Sufrrage" "First Anniversary Meeting of the New York State Suffrage Association..." Small printing flaw in the heading. (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 09:56

$29.99
180110

GHOSTS STORY Spectres Phenomena Apparitions HAUNTED HOUSE 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746544151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 26, 1870 * Ghosts - spectre - apparition Page 11 has has an article headed: "A Ghost Story" "An Uneasy Grocer of Cleveland Leaves His Grave and Returns to His Home--Blue Lights, Table Tipping and Davenport Mysteries" (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 09:42

$29.99
180109

THE DRINKER'S FARM TRAGEDY MURDER - James Jeter Phillips Hanging 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008383239

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 23, 1870 * The Drinker's Farm Tragedy * James Jeter Phillips hanging * Murder of his wife - Richmond The top of page 5 has one column headings: "THE GALLOWS" "Execution of James Jeter Phillips at Richmond, Va." and more. (see) Lengthy text takes up 3 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, light toning with small hold at the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends April 08, 2020 09:34

$29.99
180108

RED RIVER REBELLION Manitoba Act Negotiations President Louis Riel1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008371961

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 22, 1870 * Red River Rebellion ending * Manitoba Act negotiations * Louis Riel - Metis leader The top of page 11 has one column headings: "RED RIVER" "Effect of the Acceptance of the Manitoba Act" "President Riel Interviewed" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 09:22

$29.99
180107

New Orleans LOUISIANA VOODOOISM Blacks Witchcraft Spells Magic 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008363185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 12, 1870 * New Orleans, Louisiana Voodoo * African American religion folklore * Spells - human sacrifices - magic The top of page 8 has one column headings: "[BLACK] SUPERSTITION" "Voudouism Rampant In Louisiana" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 09:09

$34.99
180106

JAMES WEBSTER SMITH 1st Black Cadet West Point Military Academy 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746485246

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 13, 1870 * James Webster Smith's mistreatment * 1st African American appointed to cadetship * West Point - United States Military Academy The top of page 7 has one column headings: "The Colored Cadet" "Report of the Court of Inquiry to Investigate the Charges of Ill-Treatment of Cadet J. W. Smith at West Point..." (see) Henry Ossian Flipper is more known because he was the first African American to actually graduate from West Point 7 years later. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, small hole on page 7 next to the mentioned report, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: James Webster Smith (June 1850 - November 30, 1876) was an American professor and a cadet at the United States... See More  

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Ends April 08, 2020 08:54

$29.99
180105

SIEGE OF METZ France Germans Begins Franco-Pruissian War w/ MAP 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008317691

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 16, 1870 * Siege of Metz, France beginning w/ map * Franco-Prussian War - Germans Page 3 has a four column map with headline: "MAP OF THE BATTLE GROUNDS IN FRANCE" (see) Also one column headings: "THE WAR" "The Battle of Metz Reported by the French and Prussians" "Napoleon and King William in Royal Claim of Victory" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 08, 2020 08:35

$29.99
180104

HMS CAPTAIN Royal Navy Turret Warship Capsized SINKING Disaster 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373008311840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 10, 1870 * HMS Captain sinking disaster * Royal Navy warship Page 7 has a brief and early report headed: "Five Hundred Persons Perished" "Loss of Her Majesty's Ship Captain--'All Hands' Perished" (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: HMS Captain was an unsuccessful warship built for the Royal Navy due to public pressure. She was a masted turret ship, designed and built by a private contractor against the wishes of the Controller's department. The Captain was completed in April 1870 and capsized in September 1870 with the loss of nearly 500 lives because of design and construction errors that led to inadequate stability.

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Ends April 08, 2020 08:26

$29.99
180103

DAVID FARRAGUT United States Navy Civil War Era Admiral DEATH 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392746453110

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 15, 1870 * David Farragut death (1st report) * United States Navy flag officer * 1st rear admiral, vice admiral & admiral * Battle of Mobile Bay - Civil War fame The top of page has one column headings: "OBITUARY" "Admiral David Glasgow Farragut, United States Navy" Text takes up almost 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, printing flaw on the front page (see), a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends April 08, 2020 08:17

$29.99
180084

YELLOW FEVER PANDEMIC New York & Pennsylvania TRADE Suspension 1795 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745529102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, Sept. 30, 1795 * Yellow Fever epidemic Pages 2 & 3 have an interesting exchange of letters between Phila. & New York concerning a suspension of trade between the states due to a malignant fever in Phila., including a letter signed: John Jay, Governor of New York. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2020 13:38

$47.99
180083

re. AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE Some top British Leaders Oppose it 1783 U.K. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745487095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 23, 1782 * American Independence ? * British oppose The back page has a short bit noting: "It is said the great obstacle of peace with America is the proposition of independence. The Earl of Shelburne and Lord Ashburton are positively against it. They have already given their opinions publicly." This is followed by a letter from Amsterdam which notes: "...respect to a peace with England...the French part are against it; they have, however, no objection to a general peace...if England will acknowledge America independent...". Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2020 12:45

$37.99
180082

Meriwether & William LEWIS and CLARK EXPEDITION Western U.S. 1807 D.C. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373007231506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 26, 1807 * Lewis and Clark expedition - Pacific The back page has a very lengthy: "Proposals...For Publishing LEWIS and CLARK'S Tour to the Pacific Ocean, through the Interior of the Continent of North America..." noting the details that will be in "Volume First" as well as "Volume Second". And this is followed by another descriptive notice headed: "Lewis & Clark's Map of North America..." with many details (see). All this takes an entire column. All of the front page is taken up with: "Trial of Aaron Burr" with considerable detail. Four pages, very nice condition. Note: recent auction sales of this identical title and Lewis & Clark content have sold for $1912 and $... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 12:40

$399.99
180081

AARON BURR DEATH & Slavery Slaves in Texas - Creek Indians 1836 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373007225177

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 17, 1836 * Aaron Burr death * Slavery in the Southwest * Native Americans - Indians The front page has over half a column concerning the recent death of Aaron Burr, with much detail on his life. Within the issue are: "Removal of the Creeks--Official" "The Indian War" "Slavery in Texas" which takes 1 1/2 pages; "Letter from General Jackson: signed in type: Andrew Jackson; "Letter from Gen. Harrison" signed; Wm. H. Harrison; "Mr. Tyler & Slavery in the District of Columbia" and much more. Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, some light damp staining, good condition.

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Ends April 07, 2020 12:35

$34.99
180080

EARLY 17th Century 351 Year Old London Gazette w/ Virginia Colony 1669 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745475953

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 17, 1669 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers The back page has a very interesting item: "...ship arriving from Virginia informs us of the good condition of that Colony, and that the governour there of Sir William Berkly intended some time this month to imploy 3 or 400 of his ablest men in a voyage to the southwards of that continent, with intentions to make some discovery of a passage by the south sea." Also a nice item with perhaps the earliest mention of Canada to appear in a newspaper: "His Majesty being informed that the timber of Canada may be useful to him for the building of ships, has ordered 800 workmen to be sent thither to be employ'd in felling trees and bu... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 12:30

$99.99
180079

18th Century PHILADELPHIA PA Pennsylvania 1792 Newspaper w/ French Revolution


eBay Auction Item # 392745471609

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Nov. 6, 1792 he front page features 21 illustrated ship ads and "A Proclamation" by the governor of Penna. headed with an engraving of the Pa. coat-of-arms. Page 2 has a lengthy report: "On the Probable Success of the French Revolution" which begins: "Aristocracy in France has no where appeared in a worse form than with the clergy, nor has it any where occasioned worse effects..." with much more. Page 3 reports on the beginning of a new session of Congress. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2020 12:22

$39.99
180078

THE CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY 1864 Confederate Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745469194

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, August 22, 1864 * From the capital of the Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy, the city to which all war report would eventually be sent and typically find the way to the printed page. The front page includes: "The War News" with many subheads including: "The Enemy Driven Out of the Valley--A Complete Little Victory in Florida--The North Side--The Doubts Cleared Up.." and more. Also: "The Dueling Case Before the County Authorities" "From Petersburg & other smaller items. The back page begins with the always interesting editorial, beginning: "All round the horizon our sky is brightening. General Grant's movements, both to the right & to the left, in order to b... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 12:18

$69.99
180077

FRANCO-PRUSSIAN WAR French France German Napoleon III BEGINS 1870 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745467268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 19, 1870 * Franco-Prussian War beginning The top of page 3 has one column headings: "THE WAR" "Chief Commands of the French and German Armies" "Reported Bombardment of Saar-Louis by the French" "Russia Said to Have Declared for the Germans" and more. (see) Lengthy text. See images for portion. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends April 07, 2020 12:14

$29.99
180076

MORMONISM & POLYGAMY Orson Pratt-Newman Debate re. Bible Sanction 1870 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745457661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 3, 1870 * Mormonism - polygamy ? - Mormons * Orson Pratt-John Philip Newman debate The top of page 11 has one column headings: "MORMONISM" "Last Day of the Great Discussion on Polygamy" "Both Parties Satisfied but Neither Convinced" "Ten Thousand Persons in the Great Tabernacle" and more. (see) Lengthy text takes up entire page and ends on the back page. See images for portion. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition. Source: Robert Duane Hatch: The colorful history of Mormon polygamy has many interesting stories to tell, and one of the most interesting is that of Rev. Dr. J. P. Newman's debate with the Mormon Apostle Orson Pratt on "Does the Bible Sanction Poly... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 11:54

$29.99
180075

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


eBay Auction Item # 373007112147

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY LOS ANGELES HERALD, January 23, 1901 * Queen Victoria death (1st report) * U.K. Great Britain and Ireland * Edward VII becomes King * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** The top of the front page has a banner headline: "DEATH HAS CLAIMED THE GREATEST QUEEN OF HISTORY" with subheads and related photo. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and some wear at the margins with several small tears, many that are mended on page 2.

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Ends April 07, 2020 10:13

$34.99
180074

JOHN F. KENNEDY JR. BORN President-Elect JFK Son Birth 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745286602

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, November 25, 1960 * John F. Kennedy Jr. is born (1st report) * President-elect JFK - John-John birth The front page has has a two column heading: "Brother Fine, Caroline, 3, Tells Her Dad" with subhead and related photo. (see) First report coverage on the birth of John F. Kennedy Jr. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, library stamp near top of the front page, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 07, 2020 09:08

$49.99
180073

Best O. J. SIMPSON Murder White Bronco Chase Arrest 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745281600

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 18, 1994 * O. J. Simpson murder case * Nicole Brown & Ron Goldman * White Bronco chase and arrest * From the city where it happened It was this event that sparked the media frenzy surrounding the O.J. Simpson murder case and would become a staple of television news coverage for more than a year. The banner headline announces: "Simpson Held After Wild Chase" "He's Charged With Murder of Ex-Wife, Friend" with a ftpg. color photo of him in a police car just after surrendering to detectives. One of the subheads: "National Transfixed by Extraordinary Spectacle", relating to the infamous white Ford Bronco chase through the highways of Southern California. Inside has extensive coverage encompassing ... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 08:58

$89.99
180072

RMS TITANIC White Star Line RETURN Advertisement & RMS Lusitania 1912 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745280173

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, April 8, 1912 * Pre Sinking the RMS Titanic * Return trip home advertisement * Just 2 days prior to departure Published shortly before the world's largest ship--the "unsinkable" Titanic--would make history by sinking in the North Atlantic, this newspaper contains an advertisement on page 11 for the return trip of the Titanic. Obviously a trip which would never be made. The page 11 ad is headed: "White Star Line", plus: "Plymouth--Cherbourg--Southampton" "The Largest & Finest Steamers in the World" "Olympic & Titanic" "Sail From New York" "April 20" plus a few other details. One wonders how many tickets were purchased for the return trip. This ad was published just 2 days prior to the Titanic's dep... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 08:54

$79.99
180071

1668 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 352 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Auction Item # 392745275711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 20, 1668 * 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 framing & dis... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 08:46

$44.99
180070

Great GERMANY SURRENDERS Nazis Quit V-E Day 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745259703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, VE, May 7, 1945 * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit The masthead has a patriotic theme with blue and red ink. The terrific banner headline announces: "NAZIS SURRENDER" with: "EUROPE WAR COMES TO END" with large photo of Eisenhower. Great for display. More on the following pages. Incomplete issue containing the first 4 pages only, much archival mending along the central fold, small piece torn away at the upper left corner, still nice for display as such.

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Ends April 07, 2020 08:23

$47.99
180069

RUHOLLAH AYATOLLAH KHOMEINI Leader of the Revolution IRAN Islam 1979 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373007003840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, February 12, 1979 * Ruhollah - Ayatollah Khomeini * Becomes Leader of the Revolution * Iranian Shia Islam religious leader The front page has a nice banner headline: "Khomaini Takes Over Iran" with subhead and related photo. (see) Nice for display. More inside. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2020 08:16

$59.99
180068

IRAN HOSTAGE CRISIS Ends and President RONALD REAGAN Inauguration 1981 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745251753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICUS TIMES-RECORDER, Georgia, January 20, 1981 * Ronald Reagan inauguration * Iran hostage crisis ends Nice headlines on the front page announces: "Carter Efforts Bring Freedom to U.S. Hostages" & "Reagan Becomes 40th President" with a few related subheads and photo. (see) First section only with all 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2020 08:09

$34.99
180067

1669 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 351 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Auction Item # 373006994597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 14, 1669 * 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 framing & di... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 07:58

$39.99
180066

CHARLIE CHAPLIN Actor & Actress Joan Barry MANN ACT Case Verdict 1944 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745244175

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 5, 1944 * Actor Charlie Chaplin * Actress Joan Barry * Mann Act case verdict The front page has a great banner headline: "FREE CHAPLIN OF MANN ACT" with subheads. Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 07, 2020 07:52

$57.99
180065

Battle of TIPPECANOE & Little Belt Affair - Naval & SLAVES 1811 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373006985757

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 30, 1811 * Battle of Tippecanoe * The Little Belt Affair * Census w/ "Slaves" column The prime content is a report on the Battle of Tippecanoe, which is actually 3 separate reports headed: "Battle With The Indians" with a dateline of Vincennes, November 12. Taking over half a page it begins: "This day we have just received information that the governor has had a battle with the Indians--30 men killed & about 100 wounded. The governor marched up to the Prophet's town..." with more. This is a fine & early report on William H. Harrison's famous battle with "The Prophet". Among the other reports are over a full page of text headed: "Affair of the Little Belt, Proceedings of the Court... See More  

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Ends April 07, 2020 07:41

$49.99
180064

RARE 18th Century Title from London England FREE BRITON 1734 Original Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392745234151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE FREE BRITON, London, Oct. 17, 1734 * Rare title... 18th century original... We rarely find issues of this title which lasted for less than six years. The entire issue is taken up with: "A Parallel Between the Libels on the Present Times, and those of Queen Elizabeth's Reign; drawn from the Lord Bacon's indication of the Lord Burleigh.". Complete as a single sheet issue, very decorative first letter on the front page and a partial red ink tax stamp on the front page. Measures 7 3/4 by 13 inches, a few small & discrete archival mends to the back page, nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2020 07:32

$54.99
180063

JOHN DILLINGER Little Bohemia Lodge WI SHOOTOUT Escape w/ Photos 1934 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373006976292

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 24, 1934. * John Dillinger shootout & escape (1st report) * Little Bohemia Lodge resort - Wisconsin * Gang hunted in the upper Midwest w/ photos The top of the front page has a three column headline: "DILLINGER ESCAPES POSSES AFTER RUNNING FIGHTS; TWO KILLED, FIVE WOUNDED" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 3 with related pictorial and map. First report coverage on the famous John Dillinger shootout escape at the Little Bohemia Lodge in Wisconsin. Forty-six pages, various cutouts throughout including one on page 3 (see), but I believe all Dillinger text is present, light toning and minor wear at the margins as well, sold as is.

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Ends April 07, 2020 07:24

$79.99
179515

FORMOSA AIR BATTLE United States Navy Aircraft Carrier B-29s 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372977592037

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, October 15, 1944 * Formosa Air Battle - Philippine Sea * United States Navy - Fast Carrier Task Force * Imperial Japanese Navy - Army The front page has a nice banner headline: "B-29S FIRE GREAT JAP BASE" with subheads that include: "BIGGEST FLEET OF SUPER-FORTS RAIDS FORMOSA" Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small, light library stamp within the headline, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 06, 2020 15:39

$42.00
179514

HUNTERSVILLE WV West Virginia Battle Fight Skirmish Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372977591804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, January 7, 1862 * Huntersville, West Virginia This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Page 5 has one column headings that include: "From Western Virginia" "A BATTLE AT HUNTERSVILLE" "Rout Of The Rebels" and more. (see) Complete in eight pages. This issue is not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. A little margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends April 06, 2020 15:39

$28.00
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