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148993

JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight vs. Galento 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371774484477

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, June 29, 1939 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Tony Galento (Two Ton) * Heavyweight boxing title fight Page 9 has two column heading: "GALENTO PUTS UP GREAT FIGHT BUT LOUIS HOLDS TITLE" with subhead. (see photos) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, some spine wear, generally good. wikipedia notes: On 28 June 1939 Galento fought for the heavyweight championship of the world against the redoubtable, all time great heavyweight champion, Joe Louis. At this time Louis was a virtual fighting machine and heavily favored (8 to 1) to stop Galento. Galento was not impressed. In a pre-fight interview, Galento summed up ... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2016 14:32

$33.00
148989

FCC Federal Communications Commission Franklin D. Roosevelt FOUND 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391607482553

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1934 * Federal Communications Commission (FCC) creation * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR signs bill The top of page 2 has one column headings that include: "40 BILLS SIGNED BY THE PRESIDENT" "Others Are Silver, Communications, Federal Procedures and Air Crash Publicity Law" and more. (see) Coverage on the initial creation of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing th... See More  

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Ends November 26, 2016 14:19

$33.00
148982

SECOND BATTLE OF CORINTH MS Mississippi & Frankfort KY Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391607472496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 9, 1862 * Battle of Corinth MS # 2 * St. John's River, Florida * Frankfort Kentucky Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE VICTORY AT CORINTH" "Particulars Of the Two Days Sanguinary Conflict" "Desperate Valor of the Contending Forces" "Frightful Slaughter of the Rebels" "the Army of Virginia" "Interesting From Arkansas" "The Rebel Accounts from the Upper Potomac" & so much more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, good condition.

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Ends November 26, 2016 14:07

$32.00
148952

ROSCOE "FATTY" ARBUCKLE Movie Comedian Actor MURDER Indictment 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391606359998

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, September 16, 1921 * Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle * Hollywood comedian actor * Virginia Rappe murder indictment The top of the front page has two column heading: "ARBUCKLE TO BE TRIED FOR MURDER OF VIRGINIA RAPPE" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning along central fold, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:55

$44.00
148949

PONZI SCHEME Charles Wall Street Stocks Scandal Prison Release ? 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391606350664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 15, 1934 * Charles Ponzi arrested again w/ photo * Wall Street scheme - Stock Market The back has a one column heading: "PONZI QUITS PRISON, IS HELD AS ALIEN" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:51

$33.00
148944

WILLIAMSPORT PA Lycoming Co. Susquehanna River Lumber Boom FIRE 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371773727491

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 13, 1874 * Williamsport PA Pennsylvania * Susquehanna lumber industry boom * Lycoming County fire disaster Near the bottom of the front page is an article headed: "Mills And Lumber Burned At Williamsport" Text includes: "...It destroyed all the lumber, amounting to about 20,000,000 feet..." (see) This was during the Susquehanna Boom in Lycoming County. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:43

$23.00
148943

TRIS SPEAKER Quits Baseball Cleveland Indians Player Manager 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371773727148

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, November 30, 1926 * Tris Speaker quits baseball * Cleveland Indians - MLB The sport's section Page (39) has a banner headline: "CLEVELAND OWNERS DELAY NAMING SUCCESSOR TO SPEAKER" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Tris Speaker resigning as player-manager of the Cleveland Indians. He would rejoin baseball a few months later with a new team though. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:42

$35.00
148938

ARCHBISHOP LEON TOURIAN Armenian Apostolic Church Murder BURIAL 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391606334090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 3, 1934 * Archbishop Leon Tourian burial (mausoleum) * Armenian Apostolic Church of America The top of page 20 has a one column heading: "ARCHBISHOP'S BODY IS PLACED IN VAULT" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:36

$37.00
148936

Professional Golfers Association PGA CREATION w/ Francis Ouimet 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391606332072

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, January 19, 1916 * Professional Golfers' Association forms (PGA) * 1st report - historic item Page 8 has small one column headings: "Pro Golfers' Club" "Ouimet Among Boomers of Proposed Organization" This was the actual formation of the Professional Golfers' Association of America (PGA). A great item for the golf enthusiast. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light browning, a little spine wear, otherwise good. Should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: Founded in 1916, the Professional Golfers Association of America (PGA of America) is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, and is the largest worki... See More  

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:33

$48.00
148931

U.S. NAVY Naval Events w/ John Rodgers vs. British Ships WAR OF 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371773715830

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE REPERTORY & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Sept. 18, 1812 * United States Navy * War of 1812 Naval battles Page 2 has an item headed: "Alarming Intelligence" with news on the War of 1812, followed by: "In Addition To The Above". Also more than a column is taken up with two letters: "From Commodore Rodgers to the Secretary of the Navy" from the frigate President, in which he provides updates on the naval events of the war. Also: "General Hull" and "The War". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:23

$33.00
148924

MEXICO CITY ENTERED General Winfield Scott Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391606306360

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 11, 1847 * General Winfield Scott * Mexico City entered * Mexican-American War Page 2 has reporting on the Mexican War including: "Major Lally's Encounter with the Guerrillas" and "Entrance Into the City of Mexico" & "Later From the Rio Grande" Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:12

$36.00
148918

Outlaw BILL DALTON Gang Dead Ardmore Oklahoma 1894 PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371773703800

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, June 9, 1894 * The Dalton Gang original report * Outlaw Bill Dalton killed Page 2 has an article: "Bill Dalton Dead" "The Noted Outlaw Cornered & Shot Through the Heart". The dateline is from Ardmore, I.T. (Indian Territory, or what is now Oklahoma). The report begins: "Bill Dalton, the noted outlaw & leader of the Longview bank robbers, lies dead in this city, pierced through by a winchester bullet..." with more (see). A very timely report as he was killed just the day before. Eight pages, lightly browned, many tears at the margins with some chipping. Fortunately the Dalton article is in the middle of the page so no problem remotely close to it. Fragi... See More  

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Ends November 25, 2016 14:02

$67.00
148888

BILL COOK GANG Oklahoma Cherokee Nation Outlaws Robberies Crime 1894 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371772759330

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Oct. 24, 1894 * Bill Cook Gang The top of page 2 has column heads: "MANY OUTLAWS LOOSE" "The Cook Gang Doing Wholesale Robbery in the West" "Aquia Creek Booty Recovered" plus various subheads (see). The text takes over a full column. The great article begins: "The latest performance in the grand carnival of crime which is now holding the boards of the Indian Territory consisted of the wholesale robbery of several small towns in genuine desperado style by Bill Cook, supported by eight or ten followers..." with more on the infamous Bill Cook Gang (see hyperlink). Eight pages, partially loose at the spine, minor margin tears, somewhat fragile & must be hand... See More  

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:55

$75.00
148884

Set of WORLD SERIES OF BASEBALL New York Giants vs. Philadelphia 1913 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391605192043

Shown are 5 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, a set of five issues dated October 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 1913, each containing on the front page a report of that day's World Series game between the Philadelphia Athletics and the New York Giants, the Athletics winning 4 games to 1. Christy Mathewson was one of the greats featured in this Series. Each issue complete in 12 or 16 pages, a bit loose at the spine, good condition.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:49

$83.00
148867

JAWAHARLAL NEHRU Pandit Mahatma Gandhi's Chief Aide JAIL SENTENCE 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391605160672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, April 15, 1930 * Jawaharlal Nehru prison sentence * Mahatma Gandhi's chief aide Page 5 has a one column heading: "INDIAN CONGRESS HEAD IS ARRESTED" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning, address label near top of the front page, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:07

$35.00
148863

GANDHI-IRWIN PACT Agreement Signed Mahatma India & British 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371772713750

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 4, 1931 * Gandhi-Irwin Pact reached (early 1st report) * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin - India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "INDIA'S PEACE ASSURED BY COMPROMISE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:00

$45.00
148830

JOHN HINCKLEY JR. Shoots President RONALD REAGAN Assassination 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391604307327

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ENTERPRISE, Simi Valley and Moorpark, California, March 30, 1981 * President Ronald Reagan * John Hinckley Jr. * Assassination attempt The front page features banner headline: "President shot; suspect arrested" with subheads and 3 related photos. (see) More inside. Complete 1st section only with all 8 pages, nice for display.

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Ends November 23, 2016 14:31

$38.00
148802

1st BATTLE OF REAM'S STATION Virginia Murder of Negroes Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391601945676

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 4, 1864 * First Battle of Ream's Station * A Confederate victory Among the front page first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Wilson & Kautz Safe" "Return of the Raiding Parties" "Severe Fighting on the Way" "Our Losses 750 to 1000" "The Destruction made By Our Men" "Sixty Miles of Railroads Spoiled" "Murder of Negroes by the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2016 13:44

$30.00
148800

Rare BATTLESHIP Ornate Masthead Gleason's Pictorial PRINTS 1858 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391601944474

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GLEASON'S PICTORIAL LINE-OF-BATTLE SHIP, Boston, Aug. 27, 1859 * Rare title w/ great masthead This title has one of the more beautiful & ornate mastheads of the 19th century, plus each page is bordered with an anchor & chain devise (see). The front page has prints of: "Charles XV, the New King of Sweden" with text on him. Also: "Whitehall, South & Staten Island Ferries, & Revenue Barge Office, New York" with text. Among inside page prints is: "Toronto Boat Club Coming Into the Harbor" Eight pages, water stain at the bottom, good condition

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Ends November 20, 2016 13:42

$26.00
148773

FRED C. AINSWORTH United States Army Surgeon & Adjutant General DEATH 1934 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371768354276

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1934 * Fred C. Ainsworth death * United States Army surgeon * Adjutant General The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "GEN. F. C. AINSWORTH IS DEAD IN CAPITAL" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Fred. C. Ainsworth, surgeon in the United States Army and Adjutant General. 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 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 w... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2016 14:51

$33.00
148771

WESSON COOKING OIL Cottonseed Vegetable Pioneer David DEATH 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391601008041

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1934 * David Wesson death * Cottonseed oil pioneer * All-vegetable shortenings The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "DAVID WESSON, 73, INVENTOR, IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of David Wesson, food chemist who developed the novel process for deodorizing cottonseed oil for commercial use. 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 issu... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2016 14:48

$33.00
148725

(2) PATTY HEARST Symbionese Liberation Army CAPTURE & Guilty 1975-6 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767538489

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PHOENIX GAZETTE, Sept. 18, 1975 and the ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, March 21, 1976. * Patty Hearst, convicted bank robber, captured * Newspaper heiress, socialite, actress & kidnap victim * Simbonese Liberation Army SLA - Sentencing A nice pair of issues almost 3 years apart with headlines: "PATTY HEARST CAPTURED!" and: "PATTY HEARST GUILTY" respectively. Front page photos in each issue and subheads as well. For those not familiar with the interesting case of this noted heiress see this hyperlink. Each issue is complete with minimal wear. Good condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 13:13

$49.00
148715

GRACE KELLY American Actress & Princess of Monaco KILLED in Car 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767530808

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: USA TODAY, September 15, 1982 * Grace Kelly killed * Hollywood actress * Princess of Monaco The front page has a two column headline: "America's Princess Grace dies in Monaco" with small photo. (see) More on the front page of the last section. First report coverage on the death of American actress and Princess of Monaco, Grace Kelly. Complete with all four sections, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 12:58

$42.00
148710

NAVAL REVIEW New York Harbor FDR United States NAVY w/ Photos 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599954644

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 1, 1934 * Naval Review - United States Navy * President Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * New York Harbor w/ photos The front page has a five column headline: "PRESIDENT REVIEWS GREAT NAVAL PAGEANT; 81 WARSHIPS, 185 PLANES SWEEP UP THE BAY, THRILLING CITY THRONGS WITH MIGHT OF FLEET" with many subheads and photo. Much more inside with full page pictorial. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2016 12:49

$44.00
148704

JOHN HINCKLEY JR. Shoots President RONALD REAGAN Assassination 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767507891

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MOBILE REGISTER, March 31, 1981 * President Ronald Reagan * John Hinckley Jr. * Assassination attempt The front page features a banner headline: "President Reagan wounded is attempted assassination" with subheads and 5 related photos. (see) More inside. Complete 1st section with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 12:41

$38.00
148669

MAY DAY Socialists Reds Communists Union & Madison Square PARADE 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599559381

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1934 * May Day parade (1934) * Socialists - reds march The front page has a one column heading: "100,000 RALLY HERE WITH NO DISORDER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with 4 related photos. Loads of text. 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 subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 05:18

$33.00
148667

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS Win NFL Football Super Bowl w/ Joe Montana 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767152317

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PLAIN DEALER, Cleveland, Ohio, January 21, 1985 * San Francisco 49ers win 2nd super bowl * NFL football - Joe Montana vs. Dan Marino the front page has a three column photos of Montana with heading: "49ers simply super" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "49ers win Super Bowl XIX" with subheads and photo. Much more on the followings pages, loads of text. Complete issue with all six section, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 05:15

$40.00
148657

Charles PRETTY BOY FLOYD Bank Robber & Public Enemy No. 1 SHOT 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599090546

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1934 * Charles Pretty Boy Floyd * Public enemy No. 1 shot (killed) The top of page 16 has an article headed: "Posses Hunt Floyd In Dense Ohio Woods" "Outlaw Believed to Have Been Wounded in Gun Battle Which Trapped Richetti" (see) Floyd would die of his wounds on this day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends November 17, 2016 13:53

$37.00
148623

THOMAS EDISON Famous Inventor Interview Depicted Humble Ordinary 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371765537316

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 4, 1892 * Inventor Thomas Edison described as humble The top of the back page has: "Edison Isn't Proud" "His Hats & Cigars are Cheap & His Clothes are not a Bit Stuck Up". An interesting article on how "ordinary" Thomas Edison is, with a short interview with him as well (see). Four pages, very large folio size, a few minor archival mends, evenly toned, should be handled carefully.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:36

$56.00
148605

DR. ALBERT SCHWEITZER Gabon African Missionary Physician DEATH 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371765521012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, September 7, 1965 * Dr. Albert Schweitzer death (1st report) * African missionary - physician & more * Nobel Peace Prize winner Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Dr. Albert Schweitzer--A Gentile Strong Man" with photo. (see) Complete in 10 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:11

$32.00
148604

Rare NASHUA NH Hillsborough County New Hampshire New England 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391598187158

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NASHUA WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, New Hampshire, October 28, 1882 * Hillsborough County * Rare title A title we have never seen before. This 8 pages newspaper has news of the with several interesting advertisements. Decorative masthead. Complete in 8 pages, uncut, a little fold wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:08

$27.00
148569

OSKAR VON MILLER German Engineer Deutsches Museum Founder DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595818937

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1934 * Oskar von Miller death * Deutsches Museum founder The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "DR. VON MILLER DIES; MUSEUM FOUNDER" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of German engineer, Oskar von Miller, founder of the Deutsches Museum. 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 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Gi... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:27

$33.00
148568

ENGELBERT DOLLFUSS to Punish Those Make JOKES About His Height 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371762941670

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 29, 1934 * Austrian Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss * Making it illegal to joke about his size Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Dollfuss Tires of Jokes on His Size And Orders an End to Their Telling" First report coverage on Austrian Chancellor, Engelbert Dollfuss, banning jokes about his height in Austria. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than in... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:26

$33.00
148567

RONALD MUNRO, 1st Viscount Novar Governor-General of Australia DEATH 1934 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595810786

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 31, 1934 * Ronald Munro, 1st Viscount Novar death * Governor-General of Australia The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "LORD NOVAR DIES IN SCOTLAND AT 74" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Ronald Munro Ferguson, 1st Viscount Novar, Scottish politician and the sixth Governor-General of Australia. 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 26 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:13

$33.00
148566

JIRO SATO Japanese Tennis Player Strait of Malacca SUICIDE Death 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595810419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1934 * Jiro Sato suicide death off ship * Japanese tennis player The top of the back page has a one column heading: "SATOH,TENNIS STAR, ENDS LIFE OFF SHIP" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Japanese tennis star, Jiro Sato, suicide death in the Strait of Malacca. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription c... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:12

$34.00
148565

BABE DIDRIKSON ZAHARIAS Major League Baseball Publicity Stunt 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371762926956

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 21, 1934 * Babe Didrikson Zaharias publicity stunt * Pitches major league baseball inning The sport's section has an interesting report during the 1934 MLB spring training season with an article headed: "DODGERS CONQUER ATHLETICS BY 4-2" "Miss Didrikson Pitches First Inning for Losers, Holding Rivals Scoreless" and more with photo of her in uniform. (see) Other news, sports 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:11

$33.00
148564

STEPEHEN SAMUEL WISE Reform Judiasm Rabbi Jewish Leader HONORED 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371762926507

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1934 * Stephen Samuel Wise honored - Jewish * Reform Judaism rabbi - Zionist leader The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "RABBI WISE HAILED AS 'GREAT CITIZEN'" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the honoring of Zionist leader, Stephen Samuel Wise, at a birthday dinner in NYC. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscri... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:10

$33.00
148558

LOUIS ARMSTRONG Satchmo Jazz Trumpeter Scat Singing DEATH 1971 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595800109

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE HAYS DAILY NEWS, Kansas, July 6, 1971 * Louis Armstrong death (1st report) * Trumpeter, composer & singer - Jazz Page 3 has a two column heading: "Louis Armstrong, JAzz Great, Dies". (see) Complete in 10 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, good condition.

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:00

$30.00
148555

JAMES EARL RAY Martin Luther King Jr. Assassin SENTENCED 1969 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371762904613

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING TELEGRAM, Herkimer, New York, March 11, 1969 * James Earl Ray sentenced to 99 years * Martin Luther King Jr. murderer Above the masthead is a six column headline: "Ray Sentence Leaves Many Queries Unanswered" with caption: "Mrs.King Dissatisfied On Outcome" Complete in 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends November 13, 2016 13:56

$30.00
148554

Hammerin HANK AARON Atlanta Braves Baseball Hits 600th Home Run 1971 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371762903982

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING TELEGRAM, Herkimer, New York, April 28, 1971 * Hank Aaron hits 600th Home Run * Atlanta Braves baseball The top of page 6 has a two column headline: "600th Homer For Hammerin' Henry" (see)Aaron became the third to achieve this behind Babe Ruth and Willie Mays. Complete in 20 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 13, 2016 13:55

$29.00
148550

BILL THE GOAT Navy Midshipman Football Mascot KIDNAPPING by Army 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595789004

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 24, 1953 * Bill The Goat mascot kidnapping * United States Naval Academy * Navy Midshipman Near the bottom of page 40 is a two column heading: "Army, Caught on Horns of Navy's Goat, Returns Purloined Mascot to Annapolis" (see) Plus reporting on the upcoming game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The first recorded kidnapping of Bill in modern times was accomplished one week before the Army-Navy football game in the fall of 1953. A group of cadets from the United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point sneaked onto the Annapolis grounds with the help of a West Po... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 13:45

$42.00
148545

Rare 1950's Newspaper PROMOTIONAL POSTER "The Star" London England


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595780129

NEWSPAPER PROMOTIONAL POSTER for the London newspaper the "The Star". This poster would have been displayed where "The Star" newspaper was sold. Not dated but I would suspect from the 1950's. Measures 20 by 30 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 13, 2016 13:35

$45.00
148494

GRAND JUNCTION Tennessee MAP & Fort Macon Surrender 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761283914

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1862 * Grand Junction, Tennessee * Siege of Fort Macon ends * Baton Rouge, Louisiana The front page features a Civil War map headed: "Probable Retreat of Beauregard To Grand Junction" showing the Corinth vicinity at the Mississippi Tennessee, Alabama border. Column heads include: "Capture of Fort Macon Officially Confirmed" "Reported Evacuation of Corinth & Memphis" "Rebels Inconsolable Over the Loss of New Orleans" "Execution of a Union man as a Spy in Richmond" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:24

$42.00
148486

SIR ARTHUR CURRIE Canadian Army World War I General DEATH 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761275496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1933 * General Sir Arthur William Currie death * World War I Canadian Army senior officer The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "SIR ARTHUR CURRIE, WAR GENERAL, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. a little staining along the marg... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:10

$37.00
148484

FDR Cuban Recognition Relations Franklin D. Roosevelt Recognizes 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391593648631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 23, 1934 * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * Cuban-American Treaty of Relations The front page has a one column heading: "ROOSEVELT DECIDES TO RECOGNIZE CUBA" with subheads. (see) 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 remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editio... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:07

$33.00
148482

BABE RUTH 40th Birthday New York Yankees Baseball w/ Photo 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391593643329

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1934 * Babe Ruth turns 40 years old * New York Yankees star The sport's section (page 25) has a two column heading: "Ruth, at 40, Has Quiet Birthday; Deluged With Congratulations" with subhead and photo. (see) Probably found in NYC publications, rare as such. 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality edition... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:05

$33.00
148481

SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF AUSTRIAN Banned & Civil War Ending 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761271404

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 16, 1934 * Social Democratic Party of Austria * Austrian Civil War ending The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Austrian Socialists Yield; Leaders Flee the Country" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the banning of the Social Democratic Party of Austria which would end the Austrian Civil War. 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, rag edition, minor creasing, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:03

$33.00
148478

F. ANSTET English Humorist MARGARET ILLINGTON State Actress DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761267678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1934 * Thomas F. Anstey Guthrie death * English novelist - journalist - comic * Margaret Illington death * American stage actress The top of page 14 has a one column heading: "F. ANSTEY, 77, DIES; BRITISH HUMORIST" with subheads. (see) The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "MISS ILLINGTON, STAGE STAR, DEAD" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 13:58

$33.00
148447

JOHN DILLINGER Post Crown Point, Indiana Jail Escape HUNTED 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391592186495

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 10, 1934 * John Dillinger hunted in the Midwest * Post Crown Point, Indiana jail escape The front page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER'S SHOTS STOP PURSUING CAR" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the hunt for John Dillinger shortly after his famous escape from Crown Point, Indiana jail. 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 a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of ... See More  

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:55

$33.00
148440

Pre Civil War TENSIONS Southern Rebellion Nears Secession Talks 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371760399270

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 6, 1860 * Pre Civil War tensions * secession talks throughout the South The top of the first column has heads on the national troubles that would lead to the Civil War: "THE NATIONAL CRISIS" "Discussion of the Disunion Question in the Senate" "Senator Hale's Views on the President's Message & Secession" "Violent Harangue of Senator Iverson of Georgia" "The Latest Reports from the South" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:46

$29.00
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