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174268

TELSTAR 1st Communication Satellite Live TELEVISION Ocean Signal 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721130133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 24, 1962 * Telstar communication satellite * Very 1st Transatlantic live television The front page has a four column heading: "TV Links Old World and New" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st publicly live transatlantic television signal via satellite. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Telstar 1 relayed its first, and non-public, television pictures—a flag outside Andover Earth Station—to Pleumeur-Bodou on July 11, 1962. Almost two weeks later, on July 23, at 3:00 p.m. EDT, it relayed the first publicly available live transatlantic television signal. The broadcast was made possibl... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:40

$55.00
174266

Outlaw SAM BASS American Old West Train Robber Bandit KILLED 1878 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721129625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, July 24, 1878 * Death of Sam Bass * American train robber & outlaw Looking over the several reports on the death of outlaw Sam Bass we have offered over the last ten years, none have come close to providing the detail & presentation found in this issue. Taking the entire middle column of the front page (and a bit of the next) is a great account headed: "A QUEER FISH" "Bass, the Notorious Bandit and Train Robber" "Born on a Farm, to Perish in the Brush" "The Last Moments of the Dying Desperado" "A Sketch of His Strangely Eventful Career". The report is interesting in that it reads like a novel. With a dateline of Houston, Texas, it begins: "It was the evening of Sat., July 20, 1878. T... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:39

$345.00
174265

Jewish Gangster DUTCH SCHULTZ Trial Begins & Alvin Karpis Gang 1935 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721128818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 24, 1935 * Dutch Schultz trial begins * Bandit Alvin Karpis The front page has a one column heading: "SCHULTZ IS JAILED AS HIS TRIAL BEGINS" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the start of Arthur 'Dutch Schultz' Flegenheimer's trial for income tax evasion. Text continues on page 2 with photo of Schultz. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Also a two column heading near the bottom of the front page: "'Karpis' Gang Battles Through 4 States; Fights Nebraska Police, Abducts Kansan" Coverage on Alvin Karpis and his gang battling with police and more. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pag... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:37

$48.00
174264

GUNTHER GROENHOFF Germany's Champion Glider Pilot Gliding KILLED 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392353992059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 24, 1932 * Gunther Groenhoff killed * Germany's Glider pilot - gliding Near of the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "World's Glider Champion Is Killed by Fall; Groenhoff's Rudder Breaks Off in a Storm" (see) First report coverage on the death of Gunther Groenhoff, German champion glider pilot. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:37

$42.00
174263

MICHAEL LANDON Bonanza & Little House on the Prairie Actor DEATH 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721128673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 2, 1991 * Michael Landon death (1st report) * Hollywood actor, director & producer * "Bonanza" Little Joe Cartwright * "Little House on the Prairie" Charles Ingalls * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has a brief report announcing: "Actor Michael Landon Dies" with photo (see). A lengthy report on pg. 3 is headed: "Television Actor Michael Landon Dies of Cancer at 54" with a photo of him with his "Bonanza" co-stars. This report carries over to page 23 with yet another photo of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry as well as from the city near Malibu, where he died. The complete first section with pages 1-24, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:36

$84.00
174262

PETER SELLERS "The Pink Panther" Movie Film Actor Comedian DEATH 1980 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721128591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 24, 1980 * Peter Sellers death (1st report) * English movie actor comedian singer * "The Pink Panther" film series fame The top of page 5 has a two columnheading: "Actor Peter Sellers, Comic Film Genius, Dies at 54". (See) Coverage carries over to pages 9 & 11 with 2 related photos. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with all 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:36

$52.00
174261

Despotism of MORMONS Mormonism Brigham Young as Dictator 1867 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392353991583

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 24, 1867 * Mormons - Mormonism * Brigham Young Page 3 has: "The Mormon Troubles" which takes over half a column. Near the beginning is: "Not by any means for the first time in his remarkable career, Brigham Young is in difficulties & he is meeting them with his usual boldness & sagacity...to excommunicate his antagonists, & Brigham, we must allow, excommunicates with all the promptitude & audacity of a Hildebrand..." and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:35

$44.00
174260

CHAPPAQUIDDICK ACCIDENT Mary Jo Kopechne & Senator Ted Kennedy 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721127575

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, July 24, 1969 * Senator Edward Kennedy and Mary Jo Kopechne * Chappaquiddick Island incident The top of the front page has a banner headline: "Was Ted in Shock After Accident?" with subhead. (see) Page 2 has a photo of the car under wraps and related map. (see) Nice to have coverage from a Massachusetts publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with reporting on the Apollo 11 Moon landing. Complete with all 62 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:35

$60.00
174239

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720260745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, June 30, 1919 * War-time prohibition taking effect (eve) The ftpg. has a report concerning what essentially was an early Prohibition., as Massachusetts would go "dry" on July 1. Column heads including: "PREPARING FOR DROUGHT" "Thousands Throng Bottled Liquor Establishments" "Buy Heavily Under the Shadow of Prohibition" "Orders Must Be Delivered Before Midnight" "Saloons Expect to Have Rush This Evening" "Rumor of 'Wild Night' In Hotels Brings Warning" and more. On November 18, 1918, prior to ratification of the Eighteenth Amendment, the U.S. Congress passed the temporary Wartime Prohibition Act, which banned the sale of alcoholic beverages having an alcohol content of greater than 1.28%. This ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:38

$35.00
174236

Historic CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Butler Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720258412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1862 * Capture of New Orleans, Louisiana * General Benjamin Butler This issue reports one of the more significant events of the Civil War: the capture of New Orleans, the Confederate stronghold on the Mississippi. With this important event the northern forces were well on their way towards controlling the very strategic Mississippi River corridor. The first column headlines include: "NEW ORLEANS OURS!" "Acknowledgment of its Capture by the Rebels" "Fort Jackson Passed by Our Forces on Thursday Morning" "Great Excitement in the City" "Strict Martial Law at once Proclaimed" "Last Gasp of the Rebel Telegraph Operator" and more. Plus, the front page features a very nice & detailed map headed... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:33

$94.00
174235

Very Rare SPARTANBURG SC Battle of Bull Run CONFEDERATE 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720258233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CAROLINA SPARTAN, Spartanburg, South Carolina, August 8, 1861 * First Battle of Bull Run * Very rare Confederate title A rare Confederate title to say the least. The front page has a report headed: "Battle of Manassas" which begins: "There never has been a more complete victory won on the Continent of America than was gained by our gallant "rebels" on Sunday last...". with much more, taking about a full column of text. Other content includes: "A Conductor a Traitor" "The Black Horse Cavalry" "From Manassas--Our Army" "Interesting From Pensacola" "The Enemy's Blunders" "The Naval Fight" "Proposed Increase of the Army" "Confederate Loan" "A Visit to Arlington Heights" and more. Folio-size, single sheet, very nice condi... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:32

$530.00
174234

MONTE PEARSON No-Hitter & Joe DiMaggio Triples New York Yankees 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720257289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHRONICLE SPORTING GREEN sport's section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, August 28, 1938 * Monte Pearson pitches no-hitter * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Joe DiMaggio 3 triples in a row The top of the front page of this sport's section only has a nice banner headline: "PEARSON HURLS NO HIT TILT FOR YANKS !" The top of page 2 also has a nice banner headline: "MONTE PEARSON HURLS NO-RUN, NO-HIT TILT" with subheads and small related photo. (see) Both headlines nice for display. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 6 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:32

$45.00
174233

WILLIE MAYS Very 1st Career MLB Baseball HIT Home Run NYG Giants 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352609254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Minn., May 29, 1951 * Willie Mays very 1st MLB career hit * New York Giants baseball home run The sport's section (page 15) has a one column heading: "Mays Homer Wasted in 4-1 Defeat" with text that begins with: "Amazin' Willie Mays made his first major league hit a home run..." and box scores. (see) Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally very nice..

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:31

$57.00
174232

ARAB-ISRAELI WAR Battle for Jerusalem Israel ARABS Palestinians 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352607613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, May 19, 1948 * United States, Russia & others recognizing Israel * Arab-Israeli War for liberation beginning * Battle for Jerusalem - Israel The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Arab Units Drive Into Jerusalem, Pierce Jewish Quarter of Old City" with various subheads. (see) The United States & Russia recognized the State of Israel just a few days earlier. Related map is on page 7. Complete with all 16 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:31

$46.00
174231

WASHINGTON REDSKINS Sammy Baugh Win NFL Football TITLE vs. Bears 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352606873

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE SPORTING GREEN sport's section ony of the San Francisco Chronicle, December 13, 1937 * Chicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins * NFL football championship title game The front page of this section has a two column heading: "BAUGH PASSES REDS TO TITLE" with subhead. (see) Reporting continues on page 3 with two related photos. First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Washington Redskins and the Chicago Bears. Complete sport's section only with 6 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:30

$44.00
174230

Jewish Mobster DUTCH SCHULTZ NYC Beer Baron SHOT Assassination 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352606328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 24, 1935 * Arthur Dutch Schultz Flegenheimer shot * Early report as he was not officially dead yet The top of the front page has a two column headline: "SCHULTZ IS SHOT, ONE AIDE KILLED AND 3 WOUNDED" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside with photo of Schultz. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning with some chipping at the margins, mainly along the right margin, generally good.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:30

$82.00
174229

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720256176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, Oct.6, 1879 * Very rare Old West title Many years ago we had a reasonable inventory of this title, but today this is among our last. And it is a volume one issue from the Territory of Arizona as it did not become a state until 1912. A nice assortment of news articles and ads with page 2 having an ad for the famous "Delmonico Restaurant" by "Miss Nellie Cashman" who has some notoriety in Western history (see several web pages on her). Many of the ads throughout the issue have a distinctive "Old West" flavor. Complete in four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:29

$155.00
174227

President GEORGE WASHINGTON'S Southern Tour South Carolina Visit 1791 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720255403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 21, 1791 * President George Washington * Southern tour - South Carolina Page two contains a report headed: "Tour of the President" through the South, with reports of his visits to Charleston & Georgetown, South Carolina. Page 3 has a report headed: "The late Duel" with details. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:27

$52.00
174226

UTAH STATEHOOD Joins the Union Outlaws Polygamy Grover Cleveland 1896 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352602132

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, January 4, 1896 * Utah statehood - joins the Union * President Grover Cleveland proclamation * Abandons polygamy The front page of section two has a report of Utah joining the Union with column heads: "UTAH NOW A STATE" "President Signed the Proclamation of Admission Today", it becoming the 45th state in the Union. Mention is made that: "...the constitutional convention, which met in March last, conformed, in its draft of the fundamental law, to the requirement of the act of Congress providing that there shall be absolute religious toleration and prohibition of polygamy...", the latter issue being a stumbling block to statehood previously. Complete in 16 pages, various archival mends at t... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:26

$98.00
174225

Best Gangster AL 'Scarface' CAPONE Income Tax Evasion Guilty Plea 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352601020

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 17, 1931 * Al 'Scarface' Capone * Income tax evasion guilty plea * Best title to be had (rare) A great and notable headline, particularly for a newspaper from Chicago, home to gangster Al Capone: "CELL TO END CAPONE POWER" with subhead: Chief Of Gangs, At End of Rope, Pleads Guilty" "U.S. Judge Will Pass Sentence June 30." The article begins: "Al Capone yesterday pleaded guilty to 8,000 crimes against the prohibition laws and admitted at the same time that he had failed to share his profits, in the form of income taxes, with Uncle Sam..." with much more. The article carries over to page 2 where are found ore column heads: "Capone Called Last Of Great Gang Monarchs" "Prison for Him Viewed... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:26

$133.00
174224

Best QUARANTINE SPEECH Franklin D. Roosevelt re Aggressor Nations 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352600088

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 6, 1937 * President Franklin D. Roosevelt * Quarantine Speech (1st report) * Best title to be had ? (rare) The front page has great banner headline concerning what is known as F.D.R.'s Quarantine Speech: "EUROPE APPLAUDS ROOSEVELT" with subheads: "Speech On 'War Fears' Stirs Quick Action By League To Curb Japanese" "President in Chicago Says Peace Loving Lands Must Act". With this historic speech Roosevelt suggests an international quarantine of the aggressor nations as an alternative to the political climate of American neutrality and non-intervention that was prevalent at the time. Although not specifically named, the countries implied were Italy, Japan, and Germany. Page 2 has the f... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:26

$87.00
174223

"WILD BILL" HICKOK Old West Folk Hero Gambler Lawman MURDER 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720254958

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 13, 1876 * "Wild Bill" Hickok death * American old West folk hero Few events are more legendary from the Old West than the murder of Wild Bill Hickok while playing cards in a saloon in Deadwood, Dakota Territory. And unfortunately, not many newspapers of the day reported the event. But here is one. A brief and inconspicuous report on page 7 is headed: "Murder In The Black Hills" with the report reading: "James B. Hickok, alias Wild Bill, known in Kansas and the Territories as a scout of some prominence in former years, was killed in a saloon at Deadwood on the 2nd inst. by one Bill Sutherland, who, in justification of the act, alleges that Hickok killed Sutherland's brother at Fort H... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:25

$455.00
174222

CUSTER MASSACRE Chief Sitting Bull & Jesse James Train Robbery 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720254610

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 9, 1876 * The Custer massacre * Battle of Little Big Horn * Chief Sitting Bull autobiography * Jesse James-Younger Gang * Otterville, Missouri train robbery (1st report) This is a great issue on the General Custer massacre, with very nice page 3 column headlines including: "THE SIOUX WAR" "General Terry's Official Report on Custer's Gallant March to Death" "Gibbon's Rescue of Reno" "Danger Threatening from Defection of Friendly Indians" "White Outlaws Lead the Reds" "General Sheridan Thinks the Army Strong Enough to Crush Sitting Bull's Band" and more, along with the official: "General Terry's Report". A great wealth of fine content. Plus more related reports on Custer: "The Results of the Bat... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:24

$177.00
174221

President BENJAMIN HARRISON Inaugural Address Inauguration 1889 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352597433

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, March 5, 1889 * President Benjamin Harrison The top of the last column of the ftpg. has: "The Inaugural Address" "Opinions on President Harrison's First Official Paper" which has a bit on how it was received in England. Page 2 has much more lengthy coverage o the details of: "President Harrison's Inauguration" with subheads: "The Inaugural Ball" and "Inauguration of Lincoln Recalled". Irregular at the blank spine, some older mends inside, a few archival mends.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:24

$27.00
174220

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT 1st of 4 Presidential Election Wins FDR 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720254450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL--EXTRA, Massachusetts, Nov. 8, 1932 * Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st election * FDR inherits a troubled economy * Nice front page headline for display A rather uncommon same-day report on the election of Franklin D. Roosevelt to the presidency with the banner headline: "ROOSEVELT VICTORY INDICATED" with related subheads on the election. This was a bit of a risky report as other elections were met with presumptive headlines only to be proven wrong (think "Dewey Defeats Truman". But this one was correct, being the first of FDR's four election wins. Complete in twelve pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:23

$39.00
174218

NEW LONDON SCHOOL Rusk County Texas TX Natural Gas EXPLOSION 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352595419

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, March 19, 1937 * New London, Texas school explosion The front page has a great banner headline headline: "425 DEAD IN SCHOOL BLAST" with various subheads and two related photos. Nice for display. Much more on pages 2 & 3. Complete with all 52 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp along the right margin, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:22

$72.00
174216

GEORGE WASHINGTON Act of Congress re. Retired Military Pensions 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720253180

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 14, 1796 * Act of Congress re. pensioners * Retired military men * President George Washington Most of the front page is taken up with an Act of Congress: "An ACT Authorizing & Directing the Secretary at War to Place Certain Persons therein named on the Pension List", with a huge list of names (great for genealogical purposes). It completes at the top of page 2 where it is signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:21

$78.00
174214

BOBBY JONES Wins Sunningdale Golf Club Tournament GOLD VASE 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352590735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 20, 1930 * Amateur golfer Bobby Jones * Sunningdale Golf Club, Berkshire * Golf Illustrated Gold Vase The front page of section 2 (sports) has a n ice banner headline: "BOBBY JONES' RECORD 68 WINS GOLF CUP" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage on Bobby Jones winning at Sunningdale Golf Club in Berkshire, England. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 su... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:17

$57.00
174213

BOMBING OF ESSEN Thousand Bomber Raids w/ Krupp Factories 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352590577

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 2, 1942 * Bombing of Essen, Germany * Thousand bomber-raids * Krupp factory The front page gas a great banner headline: "1036 PLANES RAID ESSEN" with subheads that include: "Krupp Plant Battered By 3000 Tons of Bombs" and more. Nice for display. Completer with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:17

$45.00
174212

EARLY Rare 17th Century 350 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1669 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352589678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Aug. 12, 1669 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes a few "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for fra... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:17

$52.00
174211

BOMBING OF GUERNICA Basque Country Spain German LUFTWAFFE Test 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352588673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, April 27, 1937. * German's test their Luftwaffe * Bombing of Guernica The front page has a one column heading: "800 BASQUES DIE IN REBEL RAIDS" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:16

$46.00
174210

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong APOLLO 11 Day of Splashdown 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352587540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1969 * Apollo 11 moon mission success * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins * JFK's goal reached - 50th anniversary this year The top of the front page has four column headline: "ASTRONAUTS COASTING HOMEWARD, ACCELERATED BY EARTH'S GRAVITY; NATIONS PLANS MAMMOTH WELCOME" with subheads. Much more on the inside pages. Most issues that were saved reported the actual Moon landing, making this much more uncommon. Complete with all 76 pages, minor margin wear, otherwise very nice.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:15

$48.00
174208

Preliminary ARTICLES OF PEACE American Revolutionary War Ending 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720250314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 10, 1782 * Preliminary Articles of Peace * Ending the Revolutionary War Page 5 has a report: "We all wish ardently for peace, nor do the people at large wish to impose harsh terms on England; they think she is sufficiently humbled and weakened by the loss of America; they remember their own dejected state at the conclusion of the last war, and adopt the expression of Dido to the distressed Trojans." Another pg. 5 report has: "The negociations between England and America are closed, a treaty having been completed between the United States and the Court of St. James's by which the great contest between England and America is finally determined by a full and irrevocable recognition of th... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:14

$88.00
174207

ENDING THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR America Peace Terms Talks 1782 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352585567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 28, 1782 * Ending the Revolutionary War Pg. 2 has a brief item from The Netherlands: "...Richard Oswald is appointed his Britannic Majesty's Minister Plenipotentiary to treat with the ministers of the United States of America. Who (says the writer) would have thought that Great Britain would have been the third power in Europe to acknowledge the Independence of America?" Also a bit concerning terms for peace: "On the Part of England" and then: "On the Part of the Enemies of Great Britain". Page 4 has the continuation of documents & requests from Loyalist merchants in Charleston given the eventual evacuation of the city by British troops. The bkpg. has the latest news concerning nego... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:14

$47.00
174206

Lot of (5) Rare TALLAHASSEE Leon County FLORIDA Antebellun 1840's Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720249946

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: (5) THE FLORIDIAN, Tallahassee, Florida, 1840's * Rare antebellum title A lot of five issues from just after Florida’s statehood. All are a bit “2nd rate” (staining, rubbing, close-trimming, etc.), but are not damaged. A very popular lot. Dates included are 1846: Dec. 26 and 1847: June 12, June 19, July 3 & Aug. 21. Issues from early Florida are very difficult to find and are quite collectible. A great set at a bargain price.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:13

$149.00
174205

MORMONS Salt Lake City - Pre Civil War BASEBALL & Pony Express 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352582449

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 31, 1860 * Mormons & Salt Lake City * Early baseball & Pony Express Over an entire column on the front page is taken up with: "Affairs In Utah--Celebration of the National Anniversary at Salt Lake City--The Grain Crops--How the Presidential Nominations are Received". Also on the front page: "Base Ball--Atlantic Club vs. Mutual Club" with much detail and the box score. Difficult to find pre-Civil War baseball game reports. Page 5 has: "Arrival Of The Pony Express--News From the Pacific Coast" with a St. Joseph dateline & the text beginning: "The Pony Express, through in ten days, has just reached here with a general summary of news from California..." which follows. Eight pages, loss to ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:12

$35.00
174204

Confederate Account Version of the BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352581174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON MORNING JOURNAL, August 1, 1863 * Battle of Gettysburg * Confederate version Page 2 begins with nearly two column headed: "Rebel Account of the Battle of Gettysburg" which offers an interesting perspective from the Confederate point of view. The subheads include: "Preliminary Fighting--Rebel Mistake" Fighting on the 2nd--Rebel Successes" "Why The Battle Was Lost" "A Georgian Brigade" "The Rebel Storming Party "General Anderson Held Responsible for the Rebel Defeat" "The Retreat To Virginia" and more. Tremendous detail. Pg. 2 also has a small report: "The Dead At Gettysburg - No Disinterments Allowed For Two Months". Four page, some small losses at the blank margins, some discrete archival mends inside, gene... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:12

$64.00
174203

Tobacco TRADE WITH AMERICA ? Post Revolutionary War 1783 Old British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720249586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 20, 1783 * Post Revolutionary War * Trade with America Page 6 has a report from the South Carolina Gazette has a note that Sweden has lessened the duties of items from America in order to encourage commerce. Then a letter from France beginning: "Since the Preliminaries of Peace have been signed & ratified, the Farmers-general have lost all their former privileges in the tobacco trade; that branch of commerce is become free & they will in future become purchasers like any other merchants..." with a bit more. Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:11

$29.00
174202

Rare COLONIAL PENNSYLVANIA w/ War of the Regulation NC Regulators 1771 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352579412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL & THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, August 1, 1771 * Rare Colonial Pennsylvania title * North Carolina regulators * Great masthead for display This newspaper features one of the larger & more decorative masthead engravings to be found in a colonial America newspaper. Over half of the ftpg. is a fine letter concerning the growth of industry in Pennsylvania, beginning: "Every inhabitant of Pennsylvania must observe with pleasure the progress we make in this province towards perfection in useful arts, and the general encouragement that is given to genius and industry by all ranks of men...". Page 3 has a letter from North Carolina which concerns the Regulators, and the War of Regulation. T... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:11

$198.00
174201

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Macbeth Play Actor Advertisement 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720249453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 28, 1862 * Actor John Wilkes Booth play advertisement * 3 years prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination * American Civil War reporting Page 7 contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Macbeth at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "...and last appearance but one of J. WILKES BOOTH. Shakespeare's great tragedy of Macbeth.." with just a bit more (see). His name is printed 3 more times in this advertisement. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:11

$58.00
174200

JACOB DA SILVA SOLIS-COHEN Jewish Laryngology Physician w/ Photo 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352576813

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Aug. 17, 1893 * Jacob da Silva Solis-Cohen Full ftpg. shows a scene at: "The World's Columbian Exposition at Chicago". Also a great doublepg. centerfold: "The Architecture of the World's Columbian Exposition--Striking Panoramic Effect of the Fair Buildings as seen from the South Colonnade". Of special note is an article: "Notable Jews--Dr. J. Solis Cohen" which includes a photo of him Prints inside includes a fullpg. of: "The Annual Cruise of the New York Yacht Club" "The Wood Industry in Montana" & more. Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:08

$49.00
174198

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Train Journey SPRINGFIELD 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Apr. 22, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Funeral train headed for Springfield The front page has one column heads which include: "THE FUNERAL PAGEANT" "The Remains at Baltimore" "A Popular Ovation" "The City In Tears" "Lying In State" "A Farewell Look" "Progress of The Cortege" "The Journey to Harrisburg" "Scenes On The Route" and some good reporting on the closing events of the Civil War as well with: "MOBILE" "Operations Against the Forts" "The Rebels Retreat Up the Alabama" "The Fall of Fort Blakeley" "Heavy Captures" and more. Eight pages, nice condition. All columns on all pages are black-bordered in memory of Lincoln.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:04

$57.00
174197

WALT WHITMAN Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here 1st Debut POEM 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 21, 1888 * Walt Whitman's "Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here" * First 1st appearance in printing Near the middle of page 6 is a poem titled: "Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here" by the noted Walt Whitman, this being the very first appearance of this poem in print as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive, and is very significant as such. Complete in 12 pages, light toning with more at the edges, partially loose at the spine, quite fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:04

$175.00
174196

ESCAPED FUGITIVE SLAVE Extradition Case of John Anderson MURDER 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352573660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 23, 1860 * Extradition case of John Anderson * Escaped slave charged w/ murder in Canada The top of the first column has: "Exciting News From the South" "Threatening State of Affairs in Charleston, S.C." "Anticipated Capture of the Forts by the Populace" "Important Consultation of the President with Southern Senators" "The Effect of the Crisis on the Laboring Classes" and more. Perhaps the most notable article in this issue is the page 4 item: "The Decision in the Toronto Fugitive Slave Case" which is the noted case of John Anderson, about which much is written on the internet. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:03

$46.00
174195

VANGUARD TV3 America 1st Space Satellite Rocket EXPLOSION Failure 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIRROR NEWS--EXTRA, Los Angeles, Dec. 6, 1957 * Vanguard TV3 embarrassment * America's 1st attempt to launch satellite * Early, same day report - Nice for display The bold banner headline above the masthead announces the embarrassing entry of the United States in the space race with the Soviet Union, with a dramatic & very blunt statement: "SATELLITE FLOPS" with a subhead: "Moon Erupts on Test Stand". Also a four photo: "Picture Sequence Shows Explosion & Burning of Vanguard Rocket at Florida Site." This monumental failure of America's first attempt at space came just 2 months after the Soviets shocked the world with its successful Sputnik I launch, taking the lead in the space race. The complete issue with... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:03

$84.00
174194

BATTLE OF SAIPAN Mariana Islands U.S. Marines BEGINS 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352572600

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1944 * Battle of Saipan begins * Marines land at Mariana Islands * Imperial Japanese Army The front page has a nice banner headline: "OUR SUPERFORTS BOMB CITIES IN JAPAN; AMERICAN FORCES LANDING IN MARIANAS; ALLIES GAIN ON CHERBOURG PENINSULA" with subheads that include: "Saipan Is Stormed" "B-29's Make Debut" "Tokyo Reports Assaults on Industrial Heart of Kyushu Island" "Americans Fight Way Inland on Base Vital to Japan's Defense" and more. A map of the area is featured as well. Complete in 36 pages, scattered foxing, good condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:02

$47.00
174192

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral BURIAL Springfield Illinois 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720246873

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, May 5, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's burial * Springfield, Illinois funeral Nice first column heads concerning Abraham Lincoln's funeral: "THE LAST RITES" "President Lincoln's Remains Committed to their Final Resting Place" "The Funeral At Springfield" "Last Scene of all in the Eventful History" "From the Capitol To the Cemetery" "The People of the Great West Flocking Around the Funeral Bier" "and more. Also on the ftpg: "Abraham Lincoln - Remarks of Ralph Waldo Emerson at the Funeral Services of the President in Concord, April 19, 1865". The back page has some nice column heads too (see). Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:02

$56.00
174191

Best FUGITIVE SLAVE ACT of 1850 Pasees U.S. Senate in a Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720246774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., September 16, 1850 * Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 * Passes the United States Senate * Southern slave holders & Northern Free-Soilers * Best title to be had from our nation's capital (rare) Being the mouthpiece of the federal government it was typical that reports & documents emanating from Congress would appear in print first in this newspaper. Collectors always desire to have notable governmental reports in newspapers from the nation's capital. Not surprisingly most of this four page issue is taken up with verbatim debates in the Senate. The back page has a brief yet noteworthy report headed: "The Fugitive Slave Bill" with the text noting: "The enrolled bill entitled ... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:01

$144.00
174190

Rare COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations 1893 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392352570290

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: PUCK, New York, Oct. 18, 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: "Senatorial Courtesy." double-page centerfold: "The 'Enfant Terrible' of Europe." back page: "An Idyl of An Autumn Day." Sixteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:00

$28.00
174189

PANCHO VILLA Mexican Revolution General Color BULLSEYE Print 1916 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720246025

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 18, 1916 * Mexican bandit Pancho Villa Taking all of the front page is a large, color target with a small illustrated portrait of Pancho Villa in the bulls-eye, and a caption reading: "Making It Hot For Villa". There is another full pg. within which has text & several photos on the search for Villa in Mexico. Much other content as well, including many reports & photos on World War I. The complete issue, a vertical crease at the middle, very nice condition.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:00

$67.00
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