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175850

BRIGHAM YOUNG Mormons Utah LDS Church Leader Polygamy ARRESTED 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799669420

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 3, 1871 * Brigham Young - Mormons leader * Arrested for polygamy - adultery (1st report) The top of a page 9 column is headed: "The Knell Of Polygamy" "Arrest of Brigham Young" "Offenses Under the Territorial Laws' "Mormon Officials Taught a Severe Lesson". The article takes over half a column & includes in part: "...Brigham Young was arrested to-day by United States Marshal Patrick on an indictment found by the Grand Jury...for lewd and lascivious cohabitation with 16 different women..." and much more. Sixteen pages, a bit irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:18

$77.00
175849

Best THE PHONOGRAPH Thomas Alva Edison Invention w/ Print 1877 Science Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799669249

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Dec. 22, 1877 * Inventor Thomas Edison * The phonograph invented * Best title to have this in ? Page 2 has an extremely significant article headed: The Talking Phonograph" which begins: "Mr. Thomas Edison recently came into our office, placed a little machine on our desk, turned a crank, and the machine inquired as to our health, asked how we liked the phonograph, informed us that it was very well, and bid us a cordial good night. These remarks were not only perfectly audible to ourselves, but to a dozen or more persons gathered around, and they were produced by the aid of no other mechanism than the simple little contrivance explained and illustrated below...". The article continues, ... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:17

$313.00
175848

NAT TURNER'S SLAVES REBELLION Insurrection Revolt Blacks Mutiny 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472309361

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Massachusetts, Sept. 14, 1831 * Nat Turner's slave rebellion - revolt Pages 2 and 3 have an uncommonly lengthy account of Nat Turner's slave rebellion, a slave rebellion that took place in Southampton County, Virginia led by Nat Turner. Rebel slaves killed from 55 to 65 people, at least 51 being white. The rebellion was put down within a few days, but Turner survived in hiding for more than two months. Page 2 has 1 1/2 columns taken up with this report, headed: "Southampton Affair", this issue being the first of this title to identify the leader: "...The universal opinion is that kpart of the country, is that Nat, a slave, a preacher and a pretended prophet, was the first contriver, the... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:16

$140.00
175847

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative Vote 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472308557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 25, 1848 * Early in Abraham Lincoln' political career This newspaper contains on the front page reports from the "House of Representatives" and includes the results of votes on the "Civil and Diplomatic Bill" listing all those who voted "Yea" and "Nay". Within the "Yea" list is "Lincoln", this being Abraham Lincoln when he was serving just two years as a Representative from Illinois. There is a second listing of "Lincoln" among the "Yea" votes. In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for his opposition to the Mexican War and to slavery. He served only one term, from March, 1847 through March, 1849, so... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:16

$54.00
175846

Early BALLOONING Experiments Montgolfier BALLOONS Demonstrations 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799667795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WHITEHALL EVENING POST, London, Dec. 25, 1783 * Early ballooning * Montgolfier brothers Page 2 has a report concerning Montgolfier being honored for his aerial accomplishments: "As a reward for their new discovery, young Mr. De Montgolfier has been by the King gratified with the insignia of the Order of St. Michal...The other aerial traveler, Major D'Orlande, was by the King himself." Then page 4 has: "Tuesday last the inhabitants of Manchester were gratified with a sight of one of the so much famed Balloons...about 25 minutes past twelve it was let go...it did ot remain above a minute in sight. The balloon was taken up by a person four miles from Croniford in Derbyshire, 45 miles distant from Manchester...An A... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:15

$29.00
175845

Rare 18th Century CANTERBURY Kent Cathedral City England 1795 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472307812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KENTISH GAZETTE, Canterbury, England, Aug. 28, 1795 A very decorative masthead which includes an engraving of Canterbury Cathedral. Page 2 has: "American Treaty - Extract of a Letter form a Merchant in Philadelphia to His Son in London" which has comments on the controversial Jay Treaty. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, red tax stamp on pg. 3, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:15

$29.00
175844

CALIFORNIA Governing for Statehood & HAWAII Relations 1849 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799666266

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, Dec. 11, 1849 * California Republic for statehood ? * Early Hawaii relations w/ America Page 3 has: "California Matters" "The Revenue of California" and: "Close of the Convention & Signing of the Constitution" being fundamental reports on California becoming a state. Also: "Commerce of San Francisco, with all of the above taking a full column. Also on page 3 is: "Treaty With the Sandwich Islands" which would shortly result in the historic treaty of Dec. 20, 1849 which would formally create relations between Hawaii and the United States. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:14

$48.00
175843

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472306129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 31, 1677 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for f... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:14

$47.00
175842

Aviator HOWARD HUGHES Famous Airplane Flight Around the World 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392472305079

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, July 14, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World * Ends in success (1st report) The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HUGHES COMPLETES ROUND-THE-WORLD FLIGHT IN 91 HOURS" with subheads and photo of Hughes. (see) More on page 2 with another related photo. Two more photos near the back. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:13

$72.00
175841

1936 SUMMER OLYMPICS Berlin Germany w/ Jesse Owens & Photos 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799665367

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, Aug. 9, 1936 * Glenn Morris wins gold medal in Decathlon * Nice pictorial of American athletes w/ Jesse Owens * Summer Olympics - Berlin, Germany The front page of the sport's section has a four column headline: "GLENN MORRIS WINS DECATHLON FOR AMERICA'S 11TH TRIUMPH" with subheads and list of the Olympic winners up to that time with 3 golds going to Jesse Owens. Page 3 of this section has a nice pictorial showing members of the United States Olympic team that won gold medals which includes Jesse Owens and Glenn Morris. Complete with all 50+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:12

$68.00
175839

HOWARD HUGHES Transcontinental Airplane Speed Flight Record 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799664852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1936 * Aviator Howard Hughes * Transcontinental airplane speed flight record * Goodwin, Arkansas airplane crash disaster The top of page 21 has a two column heading: "10-Hour Travel From Coast Seen By Hughes After Record Flight" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning at the margins, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:11

$58.00
175838

LARRY HOLMES vs. Muhammad Ali Heavyweight Boxing Title Fight 1980 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372799664742

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 3, 1980 * Larry Holmes vs. Muhammad Ali * Heavyweight boxing championship * "The Last Hurrah" title fight The front page has a three column photo with small heading: "Holmes Knocks Out Ali In 10th Round" The sport's section (page 25) has a banner heading: "Holmes, on Knockout, Keeps Heavyweight Title" with subhead and pictorial of Ali. Complete with all 60+ pages, light toning along the central fold of the front page, stain within the masthead from removing a address label, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2019 14:10

$58.00
174026

NFL National Football League CREATED Jim Thorpe Named President 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392332399524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1920 * NFL created * National Football League * Jim Thorpe named president Page 21 contains a very significant--albeit modestly presented--report on the founding of the NFL, headed: "Thorpe Made President" "Famous Indian Athlete Elected Head Of Pro Football Association". The report is datelined "Canton, Ohio, Sept. 18", & begins: "Jim Thorpe, famous Indian football player, and coach of the Canton Bulldogs, a local professional team, has been chosen head of the American Professional Football Association, the only professional football organization in the country.....". The report concludes with an interesting line: "A decision was reached to refrain from luring players out of college f... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:11

$365.00
175822

Best BOB DYLAN Very 1st Public Gig AD Rare1961 Greenwich Village Voice Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798581898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, April 20, 1961 * Bob Dylan - Robert Allen Zimmerman * Very 1st public performance advertisement * Gerde's Folk City music venue in Greenwich Village An exceedingly significant newspaper which offers witness to the birth of the music career of the legendary Bob Dylan. And perhaps no better title exists for this content. Indeed, this notice may only have appeared in the Village Voice. First, it is worth noting that "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. Founded just 6 years previous in 1955, the Voice began as a platform for the creative community of New York City. Page 10 has an advertisement for Gerde's F... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:10

$850.00
175821

JEWISH HOMELAND? Jews in Africa Post Germnay Kristallnacht Pogrom 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470690997

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Nov. 21, 1938 * Finding Jews a homeland ? * Post Kristallnacht pogrom * During rise of Nazi Germany The banner headline announces: "LONDON GIVES JEWS REFUGE IN AFRICA" with subhead: "Offers Disclosed To Commons; Nazis Urge S. American Havens" "$50,000 Acres Made Available In Tanganyika" and other related reports. This was shortly after the Kristallnacht pogrom. Complete in 32 pages, tiny binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:10

$78.00
175820

MUNGO PARK West African Scottish Explorer Niger River Timbuktu 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470690839

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIS'S BIRMINGHAM GAZETTE, England, Jan. 29, 1798 * Mungo Park * West African explorer * Niger River - Timbuktu Page 3 has an article beginning: "Mungo Parke, the gentleman employed by the members of the African Association, to explore the interior of Africa, arrived in London some few days ago..." with more detail on his explorations. Park was a very early explorer of Africa. Four pages, partial red tax stamp on the ftpg., very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:09

$27.00
175819

Best WASHINGTON MOUMENT Laying the Cornerstone 1848 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798581490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 6, 1848 * Washington Monument - obelisk * Laying the cornerstone - construction * Beast title to be had ? - rare a such This would be the best newspaper to be had for the ceremonial laying of the cornerstone of the Washington Monument. Taking the entirety of page 2 and a port of page 3 is extensive reporting headed: "Mr. Winthrop's Address On the Occasion of Laying the Corner-stone of the National Monument to Washington". In additions to Wihthrop's remarks are other reports headed "Prayer "The Masonic Address" and concluding with details of the ceremony of laying the cornerstone, including: "The most Worshipful Grand Master then descended to the corner-stone, and,... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:09

$78.00
175818

EARLY Rare 17th Century 349 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1669 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798581391

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 8, 1669 * Among the earliest of 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. The back page has a report noting: "...the arrival there of a Spanish ship from the West Indies, affirming that 7 French men of war and 23 merchant ships well armed had sailed to Honduras where they landed some men and plundered a little town wherein they found much wealth..." with a bit more detail. Single sheet issue, 7 by 11 1/4 inches, good condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:08

$48.00
175817

CUSTER MASSACRE Jesse James Northfield Bank Robbery Lady Liberty 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798581204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 9, 1876 * Custer Massacre * Northfield Bank robbery * Jesse James gang * Statue of Liberty Several interesting items in this issue including a page 5 item, although brief: "The Northfield Robbers - Reported Fight With the Escaping Bank Raiders" who were the Younger Brothers. Also on page 5: "THE INDIAN WAR", "Crook Striking In For the Black Hills" "Sheridan's Arrangements Upset" "Sitting Bull's Invitation to the Tribes in Wisconsin" "Story of a White Man Who Witnessed the Custer Massacre" with the text taking over a full column. One of the subheads is: "The Custer Massacre--What an Eye-Witness of the Slaughter Tells--Thrilling If True". And page 3 has: "The Statue Of Liberty" noting the vi... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:08

$93.00
175815

JESSE OWENS & United States Win BERLIN OLYMPICS Track Champions 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798580767

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, August 10, 1936 * Americans claim track championship * Ohio State sprinter Jesse Owens * Berlin, Germany Olympics * Adolph Hitler era The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "U. S. WITH 12 FIRSTS, RETAINS OLYMPIC TRACK CHAMPIONSHIP" with subheads that include: "OWENS FIRST AMERICAN TO WIN FOUR GOLD MEDALS SINCE GAMES OF 1900" and more. Coverage continues on page 2 with photo of Owens crossing the finish line in the 200. (see) A sidebar to the Olympic games was Adolph Hitler's refusal to acknowledge the achievements of the African-American athletes, not surprising given his belief that only his superior German Aryan race would dominate at the games. Complete with all ... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:07

$78.00
175813

BUDDY HOLLY Big Bopper & Richie Valens Airplane CRASH Disaster 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798579938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Feb. 3, 1959 * Death of rock & roll stars * Buddy Holly, the "Big Bopper" and Richie Valens * "The Day the Music Died" The death of these legendary names from the early rock and roll era is not commonly found in period newspapers, unfortunately. And when found the reports are typically brief. This issue has the report on page 11 with photos of all 3 and a detailed caption which includes: "SINGERS KILLED - These three rock 'n' roll singing idols were killed Tuesday when their plane crashed near Mason City, Iowa, en route to play an engagement at Moorhead, Minn. Buddy Holly, 22, left, Ritchie Valens, 17, center, and J. P. (The Big Bopper) Richardson, 24, were killed along with the pilot o... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:05

$228.00
175812

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798579778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, April 27, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's funeral * Closing events of the Civil War Although much of the issue is taken up with the closing events of the Civil War, some inside pages have nice content concerning the Lincoln assassination, including reports: "The Funeral Train" "Reception of the President's Remains in the State Capital" "An Immense Throng in the Streets" "The Lying in State in the Halls of Legislation" "THE ASSASSINS" "Military Search of an Entire Block of Houses in Washington" "Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth" "Speculations as to the Whereabouts of Wilkes Booth" "Is He in Brooklyn?" "The Name Of Booth" and more. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:04

$63.00
175810

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Murder Trial of the Conspirators 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798579259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 10, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the conspirators All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered for the death of President Lincoln. Among the front page one column heads are: "THE ASSASSINATION" "Commencement of The Trial" "The Conspirators Unable to Chain Counsel" "A Frightened Witness" "Ramification of the Plot" "The Assassination Defended" "PROCLAMATIONS BY THE PRESIDENT" "Notice Given to Rebel Pirates" "The State of Virginia" "She is Restored to the Union" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:03

$72.00
175808

Famed African SLAVER Trade Ship WILDFIRE Captured Abraham Lincoln 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372798578917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1860 * Famous slaver "Wildfire" captured * African slave trade print fame * Abraham Lincoln for president? Most of the first column is taken up with a fascinating article: "The Slave Trade" "Full Particulars of the Capture of the Slaver Wildfire". The article begins: "The great event of the past fortnight...has been the capture by the U.S. steam Mohawk...of the slave bark Wildfire and her cargo of 520 [blacks]...". This was a notable slave ship, made somewhat famous by the print of it found in the June 2, 1860 issue of Harper's Weekly. Also of interest on the ftpg: "The Chicago Convention" being the Republican Presidential Convention. Curious that there is mention: "...A strong feeling in fa... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 14:02

$59.00
175806

JEAN HARLOW The Blonde Bombshell Hollywood Actress DEATH 1937 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470682209

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 8, 1937 * Actress Jean Harlow death (1st report) * 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell The top of the front page has a photo headed: "Death Halts Glamorous Career" with the caption: "Jean Harlow - Filmdom lost one of its most luminous personalities in the death of Jean Harlow...was stricken with utremic poisoning following an operation." The article is headed: "Jean Harlow's Funeral Rites To Be Marked by Simplicity; Star's Body Will Not Lie in State" and more. She was 26 years old. Fourteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 13:57

$58.00
175805

KRISTALLNACHT Crystal Night of Broken Glass JEWS Joseph Goebbels 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470681751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, November 11, 1938. * Crystal Night (Kristallnacht) * Persecution of Jews * Jewish businesses attacked The top of the front page has a three column headline: "NAZI SECRET POLICE SEIZE HUNDREDS OF JEWS; DECREE RESTORING GHETTO EXPECTED" with subheads. (SEE) Lengthy text continues on page 2. Page 2 also has a three column photo headed: "Jews Expelled From Germany to Poland". Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 08, 2019 13:56

$78.00
175776

MIKE TYSON Knockouts KO's Larry Holmes Heavyweight Boxing Fight 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470173139

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 23, 1988 * Mike Tyson knockouts Larry Holmes * Heavyweight boxing championship bout * Trump Plaza in Atlantic City, New Jersey The front page of the sport's section has a heading: "For Holmes, Last Fight Is Painfully Short" with large photo (See) First report coverage continues inside with 2 more related photos. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 56 pages, great condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 06:29

$48.00
175775

New York Miracle AMAZIN METS Baseball World Series (Game 4) 1969 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470172713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 16, 1969 * New York Mets vs. Baltimore Orioles * 1969 World Series of baseball * "Amazin Mets" "Miracle Mets" The top of the front page has a one column heading: "METS TRIUMPH, 2-1, ON ERROR IN 1OTH; LEAD SERIES BY 3-1" with subheads and related photo. Much more in the sport's section with headlines, photos and box scores. First report coverage on game 4 of the 1969 World Series. Great to have in the famous NYC publication, rare as such. Complete with all 84 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 06:28

$98.00
175773

USS CHESAPEAKE w/ Samuel Evans War of 1812 Pre British Capture 1813 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470171121

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WAR, New York, May 4, 1813 * USS Chesapeake * Samuel Evans The entire ftpg. is taken up with: "Chesapeake's Cruise" which is signed by Samuel Evans as sent to Commodore Decatur (photos show beginning). Inside pgs. have various reports concerning the War of 1812 including letters, reports from New London, Washington, Philadelphia, Mercer, Pennsylvania, and Norfolk. Also: "President And Congress" "Hornet & Peacock" "From Sackett's Harbor" "North-Western Army" "British Reinforcements" with the back page having: "Latest From The Chesapeake" and "Army of the United States" with a list of recent appointments of general officers. A great wealth of content on the war. Four pages, 9 3/4 by 12 1/4 in., never-trimmed margi... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 06:28

$35.00
175771

18th Century PLIGHT OF JEWS Jewish Judaica from Warsaw Poland 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470168989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 2, 1782 * Early Jews - Jewish - Judaica The back page has a notable Jewish item from Warsaw concerning the situation of the Jews in Poland and their application for relief to the Crown. It begins: "Upwards of 10,000 Jewish families settled in this kingdom have received from our Kings some considerable concessions, diminished & altered at different periods of time; being totally excluded from the culture of lands, they are reduced to trade in the most trifling articles & to the keeping of public houses in country places..." with more. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 06:27

$63.00
175770

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470164212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Sept. 21, 1782 * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy Page 2 has the latest news concerning the controversial Huddy/Asgill Affair: "...Capt. Lippencot, who caused the execution of Capt. Huddy, had been sent on te 4th of June from the British lines...to the American army; and it was supposed that he would be executed on the 21st..." with more on this. Page 5 has a letter from a "gentleman of character well versed in American Politicks" from New York noting in part: "Nothing is doing on either side of the lines in a military way...there is...a full suspension of hostilities. The Congress & their adherents wish to continue toe war & assist the French until a grand pacifi... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2019 06:24

$48.00
175769

The Great STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH OF 1929 in a New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392469028768

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 24, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Great to have in this title Of the several dates of the prestigious "Times" which reported the Stock Market Crash in late October this was the very first. The top of columns 1 & 2 on the front page have a 3 line head reading: "PRICES OF STOCKS CRASH IN HEAVY LIQUIDATION, TOTAL DROP OF BILLIONS" with related subheads: "Paper Loss $4,000,000,000" "2,600,000 Share Sold in the Final Hour in Record Decline" "Many Accounts Wiped Out" and more as seen in the photos. Reports carry over to page 2 where one column heads include: "Says Stock Slump Is Only Temporary" and "Prices Of Stocks Crash Heavily". Of the thousands of news... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2019 14:42

$2,975.00
175768

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392469027794

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, May 1, 1878 * The hunt for Sam Bass * American train robber & outlaw The bottom of page 3 has a small item: "A Fight With Train Robbers" datelines from Texas & noting in part: "...sheriff of Denton County & a posse with Peak's Rangers chased the train robbers Sam Bass, Frank Jackson and Bill Underwood from Denton Cross Timbers...a fight took place and one of the robbers was shot in the face." Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 07, 2019 14:42

$39.00
175767

Announcing TREATY OF PARIS American Revolutionary War ENDS Peace 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392469027473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, September 9-11, 1783 * Treaty of Paris (peace) announcement * End of the Revolutionary War An extremely historic issue, as the front page begins with a report taken from the London Gazette of the day prior announcing the signing of the Definitive Treaty of Peace, formally ending the Revolutionary War. It reads in part: "On Saturday night last, capt. Warner arrived with the Preliminary Articles between his Majesty and the States General, signed at Paris on the 2d instant; as also the Definitive Treaties of Peace between his Majesty and the Most Christian and Catholic Kings, signed at Versailles on the 3d instant...The Definitive Treaty with the United States of America was also signed a... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2019 14:41

$670.00
175766

BISMARCK Infamous German Battleship Attacked & SUNK w/ Photo 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392469027149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, May 27, 1941. * German Battleship Bismarck sunk * HMS Hood revenged - World War II The front page has a terrific banner headline in large, bold lettering announcing: "BISMARCK SUNK" with a few related photos. Great for display. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes & minor wear along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends November 07, 2019 14:41

$147.00
175765

BABE RUTH Retires as a Baseball Player BOSTON BRAVES Yankees 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797448397

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, June 3, 1935 * Babe Ruth retires as baseball player * Boston Braves - MLB baseball The front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Ruth, Released After Row With Owner Fuchs, Learns Majors Have No Job for Him" Page 2 of this section has a three column heading: "Babe Ruth Released After a Row With President Fuchs of Braves" with subheads and photo of Ruth. (see) Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$82.00
175764

CINDERELLA MAN James Braddock Heavyweight BOXING TITLE Win v Baer 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392469026388

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, June 14, 1935 * Cinderella Man famous upset win (1st report) * Famous heavyweight boxing title fight * James Braddock vs. Max Baer The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline above the masthead: "BRADDOCK BEATS BAER AT ALL POINTS TO WIN TITLE" with subheads and two related photos. (see) More on page 2 of this section with banner headline, related photo and round by round description. Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$92.00
175762

1936 SUMMER OLYMPCIS Berlin Germany w/ Jesse Owens & Photos OPENS 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797444848

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Aug. 2, 1936 * 1936 Summer Olympics open * Adolph Hitler & the Nazi Party * Jesse Owens about to make history * Berlin, Germany The front page has a one column heading: "HITLER OPENS OLYMPIC GAMES BEFORE 120,000" with subhead. (see) Coverage continues on page 7 of section 2 (sports) with 2 related photos. The front page of section 2 (sports) has a two large photos with heading: "Americans Parade As Ceremonies Open Olympic Games" (see) Complete section 1 and 2 (sports) with a total of 48 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 blank spine.

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$62.00
175761

JESSE OWENS Berlin Olympics Black Wins 100-Meter Sprint RECORD 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797443803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 3, 1936 * Jesse Owens 100-meter gold medal victory * Olympic games in Berlin Germany * In front of Adolph Hitler & Third Reich The front page has a one column heading: "OWENS BREAKS WORLD RECORD IN OLYMPICS" with subhead. First report coverage continues in section 2 (sports) with related photo. A sidebar to the Olympic games was Adolph Hitler's refusal to acknowledge the achievements of the African-American athletes, not surprising given his belief that only his superior German Aryan race would dominate at the games. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quali... See More  

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$88.00
175760

PROHIBITION ENDS Beer & Wine Returns Franklin D. Roosevelt SIGNS 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797443274

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 23, 1933 * Prohibition ends - beer & wine returns * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * Cullen-Harrison Act signed The banner headline announces the end of Prohibition with the banner headline: "BEER BACK AFTER 13 YEARS" and a column head: "President Signs Bill Permitting Sale On April 7" "Would Free Many Dry Law Victims". Additionally the back page banner headline includes: "President Roosevelt Signs Bill Legalizing Beer..." with a photo of that happening. Also a photo of Babe Ruth noting he agreed to a salary reduction of $23,000. Complete in 28 pages, 4 binding holes at the blank spine. This is the "rag edition" printed on high quality newsprint meant for institution holdings. Great cond... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2019 14:38

$138.00
175759

Rare Antebellum NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana 5 Slave Advertisements 1857 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW ORLEANS DAILY CRESCENT, Louisiana, July 27, 1858 * Rare pre Civil War title * 5 slave advertisements Page 5 is entirely filled with many advertisements, and among them are at least two for the sale of slaves, headed: "Foster's Slave Depot...he keeps constantly on hand and for sale mechanics, field hands, cooks, washers...Also buys and sells SLAVES on commission...large three story building to the use of Slaves, has made it the best depot in the city & well furnished for the comfort of Slaves." (see), and a another: "Virginia and Maryland [Blacks] for SALE..." (see) Three other slave related ads on the same page as well. Eight pages, various news of the day, loose and irregular at the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 07, 2019 14:32

$38.00
175753

1780 WEST FLORIDA Surrender to Spanish Revolutionary War London UK Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797381231

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1780 * West Florida surrendered to Spanish * Revolutionary War from the enemy The issue begins with 5 pages of the "Summary of the Debates in Parliament" which includes some discussion of the American situation, one bit noting: "...could see no difference in point of turpitude between an endeavour to detach France from America and an attempt to recover America from France...remained totally silent respecting America; from whence an inference had been drawn as if the American war was to be abandoned...that if the King's confidential servants had thought it advisable...to have given America independence, the nation needed not now to have had a foreign war to struggle with...if such... See More  

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$53.00
175752

SIEGE OF FORT MEIGS William Henry Harrison vs. Tecumseh War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797381021

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 22, 1813 * Siege of Fort Meigs - Ohio * William Henry Harrison Over two pages are taken up with: "Rules and Regulations For the Army of the United States" which a wealth of great detail & which includes: "Changes In the Uniform of the Army of the United States", with particulars. Eight pages are taken up with: "Events of the War" with subheads: "Military" "North-Western Army" "The Enemy Repulsed" which is a lengthy letter signed; Wm. Henry Harrison concerning the Battle of Fort Meigs against Tecumseh & others. There is also an article: "York--Upper Canada" which is present-day Toronto. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 3/4 inches, very nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: ".... See More  

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$37.00
175751

BRITISH BARBARITIES Atrocities to Virginia Citizens War of 1812 1813 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 24, 1813 * British barbarities Over four pages are taken up with a lengthy & very detailed article: "The Monsters at Hampton" which relates the terrible treatment by the British of the people in the Hampton/Norfolk area of Virginia during the War of 1812. It begins: "With feelings that cannot be uttered, we devote a considerable portion of the present number of the Register to publish and preserve a body of facts and evidence regarding the proceedings of the enemy at Hampton, that will forever disgrace the British name. Shuddering humanity outlaws the finished villains..." & so much more. Over 3 pages are taken up with various: "Events of the War" and then: "Annoyance of the Enem... See More  

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$33.00
175750

HMS BELLEROPHON Napoleon Bonaparte Letter claims a Guest Aboard 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797380676

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 14, 1815 * HMS Bellerophon of the Royal Navy * Napoleon Bonaparte a guest onboard Inside has an interesting article headed: "Napoleon Bonaparte", being a letter signed by him in type on Aug. 4 on board the ship Bellerophon, noting: "I protest solemnly...against the violation of my shared rights...I came voluntarily on board the Bellerophon. I am not a prisoner: I am an inhabitant of England. From the moment I set foot on board the Bellerophon, I was under the protection of the English nation..." with more. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, minor foxing, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the Uni... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2019 12:57

$29.00
175749

WAR OF 1812 United States President James Madison PROCLAMATION in Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 27, 1812 * War of 1812 declaration by United States * James Madison proclamation * Historic report This issue has one of the best presentations on the declaration of war against Great Britain, beginning the War of 1812. Most of the first column of the front page is a somewhat decorative "Proclamation" headed with an engraving of a heraldic eagle & signed by James Madison, declaring that a state of war exists between the United States & England, marking the official beginning of the War of 1812. Inside has a nice editorial: "War Against England" which takes close to 2 pages and includes near the end: "War is Declared--Great Britain is the Enemy..." and at the very end: "...and e... See More  

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$139.00
175748

JAMES MADISON President Proclamation of Day of Fasting and Prayer 1812 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 18, 1812 * President James Madison proclamation * Day of fasting and prayer The front page features: "A Proclamation" by the president for "...a day of public humiliation and prayer...to offer, at one and the same time, their common vows, and adorations to Almighty God...of seeking his merciful forgiveness, and his assistance... that in the present season of calamity and war...care and protection...hasten a restoration of the blessings of peace." This is signed in type: JAMES MADISON. Also within are: "Law of the United States" beginning: "To prohibit American vessels from proceeding to, or trading with, the enemies of the United States..."; "North-Carolina" which is a call to ar... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2019 12:56

$62.00
175736

NEW YORK YANKEES Win Title Champions SUBWAY Series 1941 World Series Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, October 7, 1941. * New York Yankees are 1941 World Series champions * Major league baseball MLB - Subway series The sport's section (page 13) has a nice banner headline: "YANKS WHIP WYATT TO REGAIN WORLD TITLE" with subhead, box scores and 2 related photos. (see) More on the following pages. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 07, 2019 07:42

$67.00
175735

UFO Incident FLYING SAUCERS Unidentified Flying Objects Washington1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392468497060

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., July 30, 1952 * Washington D.C. UFO Incident * Flying Saucers ? The front page has a two column headline: "AF Sees No Menace In Reported 'Saucers'" Also a one column heading: "Even Lovett Sees Saucer" (see) Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, some spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends November 07, 2019 07:42

$48.00
175734

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN 1795 BOSTON MA Massachusetts w/ Masthead Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392468496249

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL ORRERY, Boston, Oct. 1, 1795 * Uncommon title The ftpg. has two items on the Yellow Fever which was ravaging the East Coast at the time. Inside has: "Peace Between France & Spain" and another item begins: "There has a general and (apparently) sincere peace just taken place between the Creeks and the United States..." with some detail. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 07, 2019 07:40

$44.00
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