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176489

SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY SMU Mustangs National Football Champions 1935 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520126248

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1935 * Southern Methodist University (SMU Mustangs) * NCAA college football champions The sport's section (page 35) has one column headings that include: "SO. METHODIST WINS THE ROCKNE TROPHY" "Mustangs, With 28.01 Rating, Named National Champions Under Dickinson System" and more with rankings chart. (see) First report coverage on Southern Methodist University (SMU) Mustangs winning the national college football championship title. 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, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:58

$44.00
176488

BATTLE OF THE BULGE Close w/ MAP - U.S. Armies Ready 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830038880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1944 * Battle of Bulge to begin * Armies lining up at border * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column headline: "1ST ARMY ATTACKS BELOW DUEREN; 7TH CLOSES IN ON REICH BORDER" with subheads and related map. (see) The initial beginning of the infamous battle would begin in two days. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 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 prim... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:58

$54.00
176487

BRODERICK-TERRY DUEL Lake Merced California over SLAVERY Question 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830038667

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 11, 1859 * Broderick-Terry duel * David C. & David S. * Last notable American duel Page 4 has an article headed: "The Duel Between Broderick and Terry" (see). Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:57

$42.00
176486

ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR Hawaii World War II Begins Japanese Navy 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830038452

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Third War Extra, Dec. 8, 1941 * Attack on Pearl Harbor * U.S. enters World War II * Imperial Japanese Navy The front page has the announcement of the war on the United States by Japan with banner headline "JAPS OPEN WAR ON U. S.!; Hawaii and Guam Attacked; Wake Island Siezed; Casualties Run High; Oklahoma Set Fire" with subheads and related map. Eighteen pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with small tears, a few tape mends near the bottom of the ftpg., nice for display as such.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:57

$97.00
176484

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight SOLO 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830037240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 20, 1932 * Amelia Earhart (1st stage) * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo (day of) The front page has a one column heading: "AMELIA PUTNAM AND DO-X READY FOR OCEAN HOPS" with subheads. (see) This was the first female solo flight across the Atlantic. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:55

$44.00
176483

COAL GLEN Chatham County North Carolina Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830036730

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 28, 1925 * Coal Glen mine explosion disaster (1st report) * Oakland Township, Chatham County, North Carolina The front page has a great banner headline: "DIXIE MINE BLAST TRAPS 71" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the Coal Glen, North Carolina mine disaster. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:54

$52.00
176482

JOHN T. SCOPES Dayton Ohio Arrest Indictment Pre Monkey Trial 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830035876

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 26, 1925 * John T. Scopes indicted * Scopes monkey trial indictment The front page has a one column heading: "INDICT SCOPES FOR TEACHINGS EVOLUTION LAW" with subhead and small photo of Scopes. This arrest was the prelude of one of the most famous trials in American history. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 42 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:54

$62.00
176480

BIRMINGHAM ALABAMA 16th Street Baptist Church BOMBING Murders 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520120782

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 17, 1963 * Birmingham, Alabama church bombing * African-American girls killed * Martin Luther King Jr. The front page has a three column heading: "Birmingham [Blacks] Vow Big March on Montgomery" Lengthy text continues inside. Coverage on the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Alabama. Complete with all 40 pages, library stamp within masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:53

$62.00
176479

LUNA 2 Soviet Rocket 1st to Hit SURFACE OF MOON Space Race Lead 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520120305

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, September 14, 1959 * Luna 2 - Soviet spacecraft * 1st to reach the Moon * Russia takes "space race" lead The banner headline is a sobering one for American scientists as it shows the Soviets are very much ahead in the space race: "RUSS SHOT HITS MOON" with subhead and small illustration. (see) Incomplete issue containing 12 of the 32 page 1st section of a 88 page newspaper, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:52

$52.00
176466

Early GOLD HALF EAGLES United States Minted Capped Bust COINS 1820 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372829779761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Maryland, November 25, 1820 * Gold Half Eagles - coins * United States Mint Featured in this issue is a nice report on the United States Mint going to mint half eagle coins out of gold. See images for details. Additional articles provide news from various regions throughout America, and include political reporting. Complete in 16 pages, measures 9 3/4 by 6 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 09:47

$37.00
176465

EAST ROOM of the White House President of the United States Home 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372829778907

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 5, 1829 Inside has an interesting article on "The East Room" of the White House, noting is is very overdue for it to be refurbished: "...it was full of cobwebs, a few old chairs, lumbering benches, broken glass...The head of a republic ought to give an example of the thriftiness & virtuous habits of the people who put him there...". Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, scattered foxing, good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of the period."

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Ends December 05, 2019 09:46

$28.00
176464

Worldwide SLAVERY Slaves Trade to Cease to Exist Elimiation ? 1827 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372829778158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 1, 1827 * Elimination of slavery Worldwide ? Pages 9 & 10 contain a full page article: "The Slave Trade" which has much on the slave trade as conducted by European countries and efforts to stop it. One item notes: "...Portugal for a long time refused to abandon this trade...By a late treaty of England with Brazil the final period of the Brazilian slave trade is foxed 3 years from its date...thus in 3 years the slave trade will cease to have a legal existence in any part of the world...". Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 3/4 inches, good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 09:46

$28.00
176463

ORIGINS OF CHESS Strategy Checkered Board Game Mind Sport 1742 British Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392519695415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1742 One of the articles within is titled: "The Origin of the Game of Chess from the French of M. Frevet" which includes nearly 2 pages and contains much detail (see photos for portions). The article begins: "In the beginning of the fifth century of the Christian era, there was in the Indies a very powerfull Prince..." and further on is: "...With this view, he invented the game of chess, where the King, although the most considerable of all the pieces, is both impotent to attack as well as defend himself against his enemies, with the assistance of his subjects and soldiers. The new game soon became famous, the King of the Indies heard of it and would learn it...shewing him the sk... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2019 09:46

$78.00
176447

SUSAN GLASPELL American Playwright Actress wins Pulitzer Prizes 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828646754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1931 * Susan Glaspell - playwright, actress * Margaret Ayer Barnes - novelist * Pulitzer Prize winners for journalism The front page has a one column heading: "TWO PULITZER PRIZES ARE WON BY WOMAN" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photos of the winners. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 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 r... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:35

$39.00
176446

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION Fight Wets vs. Drys w/ Illustration 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518284790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, June 19, 1932 * Prohibition in the United States * Wests vs. Drys w/ Illustration The front page of this section has a banner headline: "A NEW PHASE OPENS IN THE PROHIBITION FIGHT" with subhead and clever parody illustration which shows the republican elephant and Democratic donkey titled: "The Ringmaster Makes Them Both Perform". Lengthy text takes up the rest of the front page. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 8 only with all 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:34

$48.00
176445

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION 1st Stage Taking Effect BEER Liquor 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828645079

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, July 3, 1919 * War-time prohibition takes effect The front page has a one column heading: "Reports Say Dry Law Is Enforced" with subhead. (see) Coverage on wartime prohibition act 1st taking effect. Other news of the day. Complete in 22 pages, good condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:32

$40.00
176444

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828644686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 12, 1963 * USS Thresher (SSN-593) disaster * United States Navy * Nuclear powered submarine The front page has a four column heading: "Clues to Lost Sub Found" Also: "Ex-Thresher Sailor Recalls A Good Ship, Happy Crew". (see) Related illustration as well. More inside. Coverage on the sinking of the USS Thresher, Nuclear Submarine. Complete with all 40+ pages, a few small library stamps within masthead, some small binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:32

$40.00
176443

COUSHATTA MASSACRE Red River Parish LA Louisiana WHITE LEAGUE 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828643820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, September 4, 1874 * Coushatta massacre * Red River Parish, Louisiana * White League attack The front page has one column headings: "THE SOUTHERN OUTRAGES", "The Louisiana Massacre" "Gov. Kellogg Issues A Proclamation Offering $5,000 Reward For The Capture Of Each Person...." Coverage on the Coushatta Massacre in Red river Parish, Louisiana. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, minor creasing along the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:32

$34.00
176442

POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN Cartoonist Creator E. C. Segar DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828642895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 14, 1938 * Elzie Crisler E. C. Segar death * Popeye the Sailor Man creator * Thimble Theatre comic strip The top of page 41 has a one column heading: "Pop-Eye, Who Gave Spinach Strength, Loses Creator" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of E. C. Segar, American cartoonist best known as the creator of Popeye the Sailor Man. Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:31

$62.00
176441

HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin Very 1st FLIGHT to America Lakehurst 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828641269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 10, 1936 * Hindenburg - LZ-129 zeppelin - airship * Very 1st flight to America - North Atlantic * Lakehurst, New Jersey disaster fame The front page has a one column heading: "Zep Sets Air Mark, Lands With Trouble" with subheads. (see) More on page 7 with great photo. First report coverage on the very 1st flight of the infamous airship to America. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small address labels, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:30

$52.00
176440

PINEAPPLE PRIMARY Chicago Gangsters Gangland BIG BILL THOMPSON 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828640969

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1928 * Pineapple Primary in Chicago * William Hale Thompson - Big Bill * Gangster era elections - corruption The top of the front page has a three column headline: "THOMPSON MACHINE BEATEN IN ILLINOIS; SMALL AND SMITH ROUTED, CROWE LOSES; SHOOTINGS AND KIDNAPPINGS IN CHICAGO" with many subheads. (see) First report coverage on the primary election in Gangster infested Chicago, Illinois at the height of government corruption there. Lengthy text continues on page 2 with related photo. Forty-eight pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. wikipedia notes: The Pineapple Primary was the name given to a Republican primary election held in Chicago on April 10, 1928; m... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:30

$45.00
176439

Early NIAGARA FALLS w/ Horseshoe & Table Rock Winter Scene PRINTS 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518277634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, March 22, 1856 * Early Niagara Falls prints The centerfold has both text and 3 large prints of: "Winter Views Of Niagara Falls" including: "Part of the Horse Shoe Fall from Under Table Rock". Inside has several prints on: "The Santhal Insurrection In India". The bkpg. has a small print of: "...Ice Hills on the Pier at Oswego, New York". Sixteen pages, a few old mends at margin, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:29

$42.00
176438

RICHARD NIXON Presidential Election of the United States VICTORY 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518277206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, Nov. 8, 1972 * Richard Nixon elected president * Famous tabloid publication The front page is dominated by: "IT'S A NIXON LANDSLIDE" with a bit more, plus a photo of "A Happy President & Pat land at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. last night to follow election results at the White House." How his fortunes would change in less than 2 years. Complete in 104 pages, minor loss to an upper corner, good condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:29

$38.00
176437

Rare COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations 1893 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518276711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, Nov. 29, 1893 * Color political prints - cartoons Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "Twenty Years In A Bar-Room." double-page centerfold: "Thanksgiving." back page: "A Desperate Remedy--Or, Mr. Subbub's Coup D'Etat." Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:28

$28.00
176436

Very Rare OPERATION LONGHORN Lampass County TX Texas 1969 Fictitious Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828639166

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LAMPASAS DISPATCH, Texas, "Juvember 33, 1969" A fascinating fictitious newspaper created specifically for "Operation Long Horn--For Maneuver Purposes Only--Not Intended For General Distribution". The website begins: "In the spring of 1952, as Cold War tensions heightened, Lampasas Countians’ worst fears seemingly materialized, as “enemy troops” stormed the area, “captured” Lampasas and declared martial law. The U.S. military simulation, dubbed “Operation Longhorn,” was just a test...One of the largest peacetime military exercises ever implemented in the United States, Operation Longhorn took place in March and April 1952, and cost an estimated $3.3 million...". Note the ficti... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:27

$170.00
176435

1ST African American Black Major City POSTERMASTER Leslie N. Shaw 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828638968

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 16, 1963 * Leslie N. Shaw * 1st black postmaster The top of page 17 has a two column heading: "First [Black] in a Postmaster's Job" with photo. (see) First report coverage on Leslie N. Shaw becoming the first African American to become the postmaster of the major United States city. Complete with all 72 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:27

$52.00
176434

JOHN CAPPELLETTI Penn State Nittany Lions HEISMAN TROPHY Paterno 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518273890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, December 5, 1973 * John Cappelletti wins Heisman * Penn State Nittany Lions * NCAA college football Page 5 has a very brief and inconspicuous report under "Player of Year" which begins: "Penn State Cappelletti was named Player of the Year..." which is actually him winning the Heisman. (see) Complete with 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:26

$34.00
176433

REUNIFICATION OF JERUSALEM Day Israel Old City & East Jewish Jews 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518272747

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, June 28, 1967 * Reunification of Jerusalem * East Jerusalem The front page has a one column heading: "Israel Annexes City of Jerusalem" (see) First report coverage on reunification of Jerusalem, establishing Israeli control over the "Old City". Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:26

$48.00
176432

NANKING RAPE MASSACRE China Imperial Japanese Army Attacks City 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518272067

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, December 12, 1937. * The Nanking China Rape Massacre * Japanese troops entering city The top of the front page has a three column headline: "JAPANESE TANKS LEAD NEW NANKING ASSAULT; WATERFRONT IN FLAMES" with subheads. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 14 pages, light toning, some small binding holes and a little wear at the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:25

$67.00
176431

KAMEHAMEHA III King of Hawaiian Islands Monarch DEATH 1855 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518271362

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, January 31, 1855 * Death of Kamehameha III * King of Hawaii - Sandwich Islands The front page. has a column with headings: "Later From The Sandwich Islands" "Death Of King Kamehameha III" Report is actually on page two under the headings: "From The Sandwich Islands" "Death of the King" See image for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:25

$52.00
176428

JIMMY WALKER Beau James MAYOR New York City Re-Election Win 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518269451

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1929 * Jimmy Walker - Beau James * Mayor of New York City * re-election win over La Guardia The front page has a nice banner headline: "TAMMANY SWEEPS WALKER IN BY 497,165" with many subheads and photo. (see) Much more on other New York elections. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:23

$45.00
176426

BIG BILL THOMPSON Chicago Gangster Al Capone Era Mayor Defeated 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518268352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1931 * William Hale "Big Bill" Thompson defeated * Anton Cermak becomes Chicago mayor * Gangland - gangsters - prohibition era The top of the front page has a two column heading: "CHICAGO OUSTS THOMPSON; CERMAK IS ELECTED MAYOR BY A MAJORITY OF 191,916" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Anton Cermak defeating William Hale Thompson as Mayor of Chicago. Thompson is considered one of the most unethical mayors in American history. Coincidentally, Al "Scarface' Capone was put away for income tax evasion later that same year. 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 h... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:23

$40.00
176425

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. Birmingham Campaign Alabama Protests JAIL 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518267751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 15, 1963 * Martin Luther King Jr. in jail * Birmingham Campaign movement * African American protests - arrests The front page has a two column heading: "30 [Blacks] Jailed As 1,000 Mass In Race-Tense City" with related photo. (see) King would write his "Letter from Birmingham Jail" the following day. Complete with 40+ pages, a few address stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:22

$58.00
176424

RICHARD SPECK Chicago IL Student NURSES Dormitory Rape & MURDERS 1966 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828636005

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1966 * Richard Speck Chicago IL murders * Student nurses The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Police Hunt Seaman, 25, In Killing of 8 in Chicago" with subhead and photo of Speck. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Coverage on the famous mass murder of 8 student nurses in Chicago. Complete 1st section only with all 72 pages, light toning along the central fold, nice condition. wikipedia notes: At 11:00 PM on July 13, 1966, Speck broke into a townhouse located at 2319 East 100th Street in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood of Chicago. It was functioning as a dormitory for several young student nurses, some of whom were Filipinas. Armed with only a knife (the Illinois Supre... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:22

$50.00
176423

BONUS ARMY World War I Veterans VETS Wash. DC WHITE HOUSE Camps 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518266633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 30, 1932. * WWI Bonus Army * World War I veterans march * Washington D.C. camps The front page has a great banner headline: "BONUS ARMY TREKKING WEST" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photos are on the back page. Coverage on the gathering and termination of World War I veterans in Washington D.C. Complete with all 22 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:21

$48.00
176422

KONSTANTIN TSIOLKOVSKY Father of ROCKETS Rocketry Pioneer DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518266133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1935 * Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky death * Father of rockets & Astronautics Page 21 has one column headings: "TSIOLKOVSKI IS DEAD; DESIGNER OF ROCKETS" "Willed All Works on Aviation to Soviet When He Felt His Illness Would Be Fatal" 1st report coverage on the death of this famous scientist who is one of the founding fathers of rocketry. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 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... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:21

$47.00
176409

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392512775912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 6, 1923. * Rosewood, Florida black massacre * Florida race war (1st report) The front page has a one column heading: "6 DEAD IN RACE RIOT IN FLORIDA" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding slits along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Rosewood was a small community of nearly 350 people, mostly black, in Levy County in central Florida, USA. Today, it is remembered for the Rosewood Massacre of January 1923, in which over several days, white mobs attacked and killed blacks, and burned most of the buildings in th... See More  

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Ends December 01, 2019 14:02

$58.00
176408

MAD GASSER of Mattoon Anesthetic Prowler Botetourt County ATTACKS 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392512774589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 22, 1934 * Mad Gasser of Mattoon * Botetourt County,Virginia * "Anesthetic Prowler" The top of page 5 has one column heading: "Gas Attacks Spread Terror To Virginians" (see) Rare to find reports on these attacks that caused mass hysteria. Complete with all 28 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. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 01, 2019 14:01

$40.00
176407

BABE RUTH & Yankees Stadium has a Childrens Baseball Game PHOTO 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825290076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass. Aug. 10, 1925 * Yankee Stadium showcases youngsters * Babe Ruth photo with child player The sport's section (page 8) has a two column photo showing Babe Ruth with a youngster and heading: "Passing the Tip Along" with text underneath. Reports that their was a baseball game for kids at Yankee Stadium prior to the Yankees & Tigers match-up. Miller Huggins and Ty Cobb were the coaches for this event. I tried finding something online regarding this event and came up with nothing. A nice curiosity on the legendary stadium and Babe Ruth. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 01, 2019 14:00

$57.00
176406

PENICILLIN DISCOVERY Antibiotics Penicillium Fungi Disease 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392512771993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, August 26, 1943 * Discovery of Penicillin - making progress The top of the back page has a two column heading: "500 Penicillin Treatment Tests Bring Praise From Scientists" See photos for coverage on the new drug, penicillin. Eighteen Pages, pen markings throughout, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some wear along the central fold of the front page, otherwise good.

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Ends December 01, 2019 14:00

$40.00
176405

2 JOHN F. KENNEDY JFK & Richard Nixon 1st Ever Televised DEBATE 1960 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392512771420

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, Sept. 26 & 27, 1960 * John F. Kennedy vs. Richard Nixon * Presidential debate (1st of 4) - 1st on television The top of the front page of the 26th has a four column heading: "Debate Makes History Tonight" (see) The front page of the 27th has a one column heading: "2 Loneliest Men Around Face Camera" (see) Complete with 8 pages each, small binding holes along the spine, address stamp with the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:59

$58.00
176404

BABE RUTH on the New York Yankees Baseball Season Editorial 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825289365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, Aug. 11, 1928 * Babe Ruth as a Editorialist ? * New York Yankees baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a two column heading: "Ruth Blames Slump of Yankees On Hitters, Not Club's Pitchers" with subhead and small photo of Ruth. This is actually a editorial by Ruth on the team's situation heading into the final weeks of the season. The Yankees would go on and win the 1928 World Series. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:59

$47.00
176403

JENNY LIND Swedish Nightingale OPERA Soprano Singer DEATH 1887 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392512761954

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, November 3, 1887 * Jenny Lind death * Swedish Nightingale * Opera singer Page 2 has a small and very inconspicuous report under: "Jenny Lind Dead" which text that begins: "That wondrous voice to be heard no more on earth !...." Complete with 8 pages, a very large sized issue measuring 29 1/2 by 23 1/2 inches, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:54

$45.00
176402

Great JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392512761418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 15, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders Large, bold, single headline: "THE WAR IS OVER ! " with subhead "President Announces Japanese Accept Allied Terms For Peace." Other war-related reports on the front page as well. There is also a color (unusual) cartoon relating to the end of the war. The complete issue with all 26 pages in two sections, some very light toning to the ftpg., nice condition.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:54

$98.00
176400

Charles LUCKY LUCIANO Racketeer Mob Mafia Genovese Family DEATH 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825286090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, January 27, 1962 * Charles Lucky Luciano death (1st report) * John Glenn gets ready for historical space flight The front page has a heading: "Luckily, Luckies Not Too Pelntiful" First report coverage on the death of famous New York City gangster, Charles "Lucky" Luciano. Lucky Luciano ranks as the #1 successful gangster of all-time. Complete with 8 pages, small binding holes along the spine, address stamp within the masthead, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:53

$52.00
176399

1ST New York City SUBWAY Alfred Ely Beach Pneumatic Transit OPENS 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825285936

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 27, 1870 * Very 1st NYC subway opens (1st report) The top of page 7 has one column headings: "'Under Broadway'" "Proposed Underground Railroad..." Coverage on the opening of the Beach Pneumatic Transit subway. This was New York City's very 1st subway and was invented by Alfred Ely Beach. It's power source was pneumatic. Historic! Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a printing flaw at the beginning the subway article affects appearance (see), otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:53

$72.00
176398

GALE SAYERS Chicago Bears NFL Football 6 TDs Touchdowns Single Gm 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825284673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, December 13, 1965 * Gale Sayers 6 touchdowns in a single game * Chicago Bears - NFL football record tying performance The top of page 4 has a three column headline: "Sayers Scores Six TDs as Bears Smash 49ers 61-20" First report coverage on Sayers' famous 6 touchdowns in one game performance. Complete with 6 pages, small binding holes along the spine, a few small tape mends, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:50

$44.00
176397

EDWARD "FATS McCARTHY" POPKE Mad Dog Coll Gangster Member KILLED 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825284508

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1932 * Edward "Fats McCarthy" Popke * Mad Dog Coll gang member The front page has a one column heading: "KILL 'FATS' M'CARTHY AT ALBANY HIDEOUT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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 December 01, 2019 13:50

$40.00
176360

MURFREESBORO TN Battle of Stones River CONFEDERATE 1863 VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372822550259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 16, 1863 * Battle of Stones River * Murfreesboro TN Tennessee * From capital of the Confederacy Not just a Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. Over two columns of the front page are taken up with much detail on: "The Battle Of Murfreesboro" with the photos showing on the beginning. Nice to have details of this significant battle on the front page of a Confederate newspaper. Also on the ftpg. is: "Butler's Rule In New Orleans" has some horrible comments about him, portions including: "...letters indicating in some slight degree the real character of the atrocious, despotism established by Butler in New Orleans. In the face of this black page o... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2019 14:22

$159.00
176359

Rare CONFEDERATE Charleston Harbor Monitors 1865 Richmond VA Virginia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372822550118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 19, 1865 * From the capital of the Confederacy Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has: "The War News" with various reports on the Civil War, with subheads: "The Fall of Fort Fisher" "Movements in South Carolina" and "Rumoured Changes in the Army & Cabinet". Also on the ftpg. is a letter from Fortress Monroe which begins: "One has an extraordinary opportunity here of testing the results of the Yankee dogma of negro emancipation & equality..." with much more. The back page has a lengthy editorial which begins: "One may not unreasonably begin to hope that the country will hear no more about Confederate movements or overtures, or commi... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2019 14:21

$79.00
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