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174337

CHAPPAQUIDDICK INCIDENT Mary Jo Kopechne & Senator Ted Kennedy 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722962684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, N.C., July 22, 1969 * Senator Edward Kennedy and Mary Jo Kopechne * Chappaquiddick Island incident * re. Apollo 11 Moon landing The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "Police Chief Moves to Prosecute Sen. Kennedy in Accident Case" with photos of both Kennedy and his secretary. (see) Coverage continues on page 2 with photo of the cottage the two were at before the accident. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 26, 2019 07:34

$47.00
174336

SCOTTSBORO BOYS Alabama Atrocity Andy Wright SENTENCE 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722962569

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1937 * Scottsboro Boys case * Andy Wright sentence The front page has a one column heading: "SCOTTSBORO JURORS GIVE 99-YEAR TERM" with subheads that include: "Wright Sentenced at Once in Case in Which Alabama Barred Execution" and more. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends August 26, 2019 07:34

$38.00
174335

SIEGE OF ACRE Ottoman Empire Jezzar Pasha vs. Napoleon Bonaparte 1799 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722369738

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FARMERS' MUSEUM OR LAY PREACHER'S GAZETTE, Walpole, New Hampshire, July 22, 1799 * Siege of Acre - Ottoman Empire * Jezzar Pasha victory vs. Napoleon Pages 2 & 3 have much reporting on the war in Europe. A pg. 3 item notes: "The Intelligence...reporting General Buonaparte's defeat by Chezar Pacha near St. John d'Acre is fully confirmed...". Four pages, handsome masthead, nice condition.

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Ends August 25, 2019 15:25

$41.00
174334

WILEY POST Very 1st Solo AIRPLANE Flight Around the World 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722369393

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1933 * Aviator Wiley Post - airplane pilot * First person to fly solo around the world * The landing in New York City (1st report) The front page has a four column headline: "POST ARRIVES SAFELY IN NEW YORK, CIRCLING WORLD IN 7 DAYS, 19 HOURS; MOLLISONS ARE FLYING THE ATLANTIC" with subheads: "75,000 at City Airport Greet Flier After a 15,595-Mile Trip" "Winnie Mae Took Off From Edmonton at 10:41 A.M. for 2,004-Mile Hop" "First Man to Circle the World in Solo Flight Brings Back Many Records" & more with a photo of Post exiting his plane. More on the following pages with loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports... See More  

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Ends August 25, 2019 15:24

$62.00
174333

GLENN CURTISS American Aviator Airplane Industry Pioneer DEATH 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722369174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1930 * Glenn Curtiss death * Aviation pioneer * U.S. airplane industry The front page has a one column heading: "GLENN CURTISS DIES, PIONEER IN AVIATION" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day including a nice coverage on the 1930 Vulture earthquake in Italy. (see) Complete in 44 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 25, 2019 15:23

$37.00
174332

ULYSSES S. GRANT General & President Death w/ PRINT Illustration 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372722368993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: JAMESTOWN EVENING JOURNAL, New York, July 23, 1885 * General Ulysses S. Grant A nice newspaper reporting the death of General Ulysses S. Grant, with all columns on all 4 pgs. black-bordered and the ftpg. having a nice engraving of him with column heads: "HIS SUFFERING ENDED" "THE DEATH OF GEN. GRANT ! " "Peacefully & Painlessly He Passes Away, With His Family Around Him" "Beholding the Sunrise of a New Day in Another World" "Affecting Scenes in the Chamber of Death--How the End Came" with much detail, the text taking nearly two columns. Four pages, rubbing & wear at the folds with some perforation, a few small archival mends mostly inside, wear at the margins.

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Ends August 25, 2019 15:23

$64.00
172530

JOHN DILLINGER Bank Robber Gang Captured in Tucson Arizona Photos 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284184160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 27, 1934 * John Dillinger & gang captured * Harry Pierpont & Charles Makely * Tucson AZ Arizona - Mary Kinder The front page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER GANG FACING DEATH AS STATES ACT" with subhead. Lengthy coverage continues on page 2. A few related photos and map are on the back page. Dillinger would be sent to Crown Point Jail in Indiana where he would make his famous "wooden" gun escape. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Gr... See More  

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Ends August 25, 2019 14:48

$98.00
174306

Best CADDYSHACK Comedy Movie Opening Day AD Review 1980 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721414956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 25, 1980 * Best "Caddyshack" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Sport's comedy - Chevy Chase - Bill Murray A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Caddyshack" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such un... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:40

$115.00
174305

1814 BATTLE OF CHIPPAWA Niagara Falls River Ontario Canada War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392354610237

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 27, 1814 * Battle of Chippawa * Invasion of Upper Canada * Niagara Falls - Ontario * War of 1812 The front page begins with a full column: "Dispatch From Major-General Brown to the Secretary of War" which is his official report on the Battle of Chippawa Falls near Niagara. This was a notable victory for the Americans despite being outnumbered by the British. Page 2 has a report headed: "Capture of Eastport" plus there are other tidbits on the War of 1812 inside as well. Four pages, an archival repair at the spine, generally nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:39

$48.00
174304

GENE TUNNEY Last Heavyweight BOXING Match Title Champion Fight 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721413675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1928 * Gene Tunney defeats Tom Heeney * World's heavyweight boxing title * Last fight before retirement (3 days later) The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TUNNEY SCORES KNOCKOUT OVER HEENEY IN ELEVENTH; ONLY 50,000 SEE THE BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section with headlines, photos and round by round description. Loads of text here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, 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 rem... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:38

$55.00
174303

DONN FENDLER Rye NY Boy Lost in Maine Mountains Woods MISSING 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721413158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1939 * Donn Fendler goes missing * Mount Katahdin in Maine * Rye, New York 12 year old boy Page 21 has a two column heading: "Rye Boy, 12, Is Lost on Mount Katahdin, Me.; Parents Aid Parties Searching the Slopes" First report coverage on Donn Fendler going missing in the mountains of Maine. 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 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 subscrip... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:37

$55.00
174302

LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR Pittsburgh PA Nursing Home FIRE 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392354608668

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 25, 1931 * Little Sisters of the Poor * Nursing home fire disaster * Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania The front page has one column headings that include: "30 DEAD, 20 MISSING IN PITTSBURGH FIRE AT HOME FOR AGED" "Flames Swiftly Envelop Old Building of Little Sisters of the Poor, Housing 250" "INMATES LEAP INTO NETS" and more. (see) First report coverage on the fire disaster at the Little Sisters of the Poor home for the aged in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:37

$38.00
174300

SCOTTSBORO BOYS Alabama Blacks African Americans Rape Case FREED 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392354606270

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, July 25, 1937 * Scottsboro Boys let go * Charges dropped for 4 * Blacks rape case Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Court Action Frees Four Of Scottsboro defendants" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40+ pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:35

$48.00
174299

1678 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 338 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721408712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 25, 1678 * 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 fra... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:34

$47.00
174297

Early BALLOONING Aeronaut Jean-Pierre Blanchard Aerial Flights 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392354604158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 25, 1795 * Jean-Pierre Blanchard * Early ballooning The ftpg. begins with an ad for: "Mr. Blanchard's 46th Ascension" for raising funds for: "...a magnificent ascension to the clouds by the Aeronaut Blanchard..." with considerable detail including: "Description of the Operations". Jean-Pierre Blanchard was an early pioneer in balloon flights (see the web for more on hin). Half of the ftpg. is on: "The Objections to the Treaty Refuted" being the controversial Jay Treaty. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:33

$48.00
174295

CHAPPAQUIDDICK ACCIDENT Mary Jo Kopechne & Senator Ted Kennedy 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392354602587

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, July 25, 1969 * Senator Edward Kennedy and Mary Jo Kopechne * Chappaquiddick Island incident The front page has a six column headline: "KENNEDY FACES TRIAL, POSSIBLE PRISON TERM" with subhead. (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 44 pages, minor right margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 15:32

$55.00
174269

Outlaw JESSE JAMES Younger GANG Rock Island TRAIN Robbery1881 Missouri Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372721134386

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, July 24, 1881 * Outlaw Jesse James gang hunted * Rock Island Railroad train robbery the top of pg. 2 has column heads: "THE TRAIN ROBBERS" "Jesse James and His Gang Seen Near Lexington, Mo." "A Party of Government Employees Give Chase, but to No Purpose...". See the photos for the full report. Sixteen pages, bit irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2019 07:46

$78.00
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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