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144154

SOUTHERN REBELLION Crumbles & WT Sherman Rules Savannah 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391454114521

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 13, 1865 * Confederates falling apart * Rebels turning against the rebellion * Deserters become more visible Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "The Crusade Against Jeff. Davis" "His Military Qualifications Ridiculed" "SHERMAN" "Sherman's Rule in Savannah" "GRANT" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2016 15:24

$32.00
144141

Rare GOSHEN Elkhart County INDIANA "The Maple City" 1889 Original Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371623609620

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GOSHEN DEMOCRAT, Indiana, January 31, 1889 * Rare title * Elkhart County This 4 page newspaper has news of the period advertisements. Complete, some margin wear with small tears, generally good.

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Ends June 09, 2016 15:03

$28.00
144133

RAWLINS COUNTY Kansas Lynching & Sociologist Patrick Geddes Death 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371623601690

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1932 * Atwood, Rawlins County, Kansas * Murderer Richard read lynching - lynched * Patrick Geddes death w/ photo * Urban planning & sociology fame The front page has a one column heading: "KANSAS MOB HANGS LITTLE GIRL'S SLAYER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on lynching of Richard Read near Atwood, Kansas. This was the State's last recorded lynching. Page 15 has a one column heading: "SIR PATRICK GEDDES, EDUCATOR, DIES, 78" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2016 14:49

$34.00
144131

RUDOLF EICKEMEYER JR. American Pictorialism Photographer DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371623600484

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 26, 1932 * Rudolf Eickemeyer Jr. death * Pictorialism photography fame * High-society women - Evelyn Nesbit Page 21 has a one column heading: "RUDOLF EICKEMEYER DEAD AT AGE OF 69" with subheads and photo. First report coverage on the death of Rudolf Eickemeyer Jr., famous American pictorialist photographer. 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 white ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2016 14:47

$33.00
144121

SS EGYPT Ocean Liner Gold & Silver Found in Salvage Operation 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391454050521

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 2, 1931 * SS Egypt ocean liner * Gold & silver found * English Channel Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Divers Find Liner's $5,000,000 Bullion Intact; Reach Egypt's Cargo After Three-year Effort" (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. Some spine wear, otherwise ver... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2016 14:27

$33.00
144115

VITAMIN C 1ST ISOLATED Charles Glen King & Rose Coghlan Death 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391454039421

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1932 * Vitamin C isolated for the 1st time * Dr. Charles Glen King * Actress Rose Coghlan death A two column heading near the bottom of the front page reads: "Pittsburgh Professor Isolates Vitamin C; Concentrates Substance From Lemon Juice" (see) Coverage on the 1st isolation of the vitamin by Charles Glen King, a chemistry professor at the University of Pittsburgh. Page 23 has a one column heading: "ROSE COGHLAN DIES; FAMOUS ACTRESS" with subheads and photo. 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 conten... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2016 14:18

$34.00
144078

FIRST HELICOPTER FLIGHT ? Wingless Autogyro Juan de la Cierva 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391453152222

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1932 * Aviation pioneer Juan de la Cierva * Very 1st flight of the modern day helicopter * Wingless autogyro - autogiro Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "De la Cierva Flies in Tiny Wingless Machine; New Autogiro Shoots Through Air Like Bullet" (see) Was this the very 1st flight of the modern day helicopter ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 ... See More  

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Ends June 08, 2016 15:26

$34.00
144065

HARRY POWERS Lonely Hearts Ad Serial Killer Death HANG Sentence 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371622299303

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, December 13, 1931 * Harry Powers sentenced to hang * "Lonely Hearts" ad serial killer * Moundsville, West Virginia Page 3 of this section has a one column heading: "POWERS SENTENCED TO HANG MARCH 18" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death sentence handed down on "Lonely Hearts" serial killer Harry Powers. Other news items of the day. Complete section 2 only with all 20 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 08, 2016 14:59

$29.00
144032

MONTE ALBAN Mixtec Tomb w/ Treasures & Skeletons Alfonso Caso 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391450543616

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 24, 1932 * Monte Albán - pre-Columbian archaeological site * Mixtec tomb discovery - warriors - treasures * Archaeologist Alfonso Caso Page 26 has a four column photo with caption: "Explorers Examining Treasures In Newly Discovered Mixtec Tomb" Also a one column heading: "ANOTHER RICH TOMB FOUND NEAR OAXACA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 05, 2016 15:48

$33.00
144030

LYTTON STRACHEY British Author & Critic Eminent Victorians DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371619669784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1932 * Lytton Strachey death * British author & critic * Bloomsbury Group co-founder Page 19 has a one column heading: "LYTTON STRACHEY, NOTED AUTHOR, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Lytton Strachey, British author and critic. 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 ... See More  

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Ends June 05, 2016 15:37

$33.00
144023

SHAYS' REBELLION Post Revolutionary War PHILADELPHIA PA 1787 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371619663702

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, March 16, 1787 * Shays' Rebellion * Post Revolutionary War Page 2 has a report concerning the Shays' Rebellion with: "...hear from Berkshire county that the spirit of opposition to government is far from being subdued in that quarter; that the insurgents are frequently collecting in small parties & making prisoners...plundering their houses..." and more (see),. Another report from Pittsfield includes: "The invaders flushed with success, are instead returning to your state...moved directly for Great Barrington...the insurgents bent their course to Sheffield...about 80 men attacked them..." and more. Other items on the Shays' Rebellion as ... See More  

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Ends June 05, 2016 15:25

$53.00
144022

NORMAN McKINNEL Scottish Stage & Film Actor Playwright DEATH 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391450526058

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1932 * Norman McKinnel death * Scottish actor & playwright Page 17 has a one column heading: "NORMAN M'KINNEL, NOTED ACTOR, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Norman McKinnel, Scottish stage and film actor and playwright. 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. Minor s... See More  

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Ends June 05, 2016 15:23

$33.00
143972

ALFRED YARROW British Shipbuilders River Clyde Shipbuilding DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391448915815

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1932 * Alfred Yarrow death * British shipbuilders Page 17 has a one column heading: "SIR ALFRED YARROW, SHIPBUILDER, 90, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Sir Alfred Fernandez Yarrow, 1st Baronet. 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 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries... See More  

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Ends June 03, 2016 15:35

$33.00
143970

MAUREEN O'SULLIVAN Hollywood Film "Tarzan" Actress CIGARETTES Ad 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371617315260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 28, 1932 * Maureen O'Sullivan - "Jane" in Tarzan * Hollywood "Golden Age" actress * Lucky Strikes cigarettes ad Page 16 has a 15 x 9 inch advertisement for Lucky Strike cigarettes, promoted by Hollywood actress Maureen O'Sullivan. (see) News, sports and other 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 June 03, 2016 15:32

$33.00
143969

SITAR FAMILY MURDERS Elma Manitoba Farmhand Axe Killer "Devil" 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391448911779

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 30, 1932 * The Sitar family murders * Manitoba prairie - Canada * "Devil's hatchet man" Page 5 has a one column heading: "NINE SLAIN IN NIGHT, FARM HOUSE FIRED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Sitar family murders. Thomas Hreczkosy, a farmhand, said Satan and a fly told him to kill family with axe. 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 wer... See More  

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Ends June 03, 2016 15:31

$33.00
143922

UNITED STATES FLAG American Stars & Stripes Transformation 1818 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391448190268

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 9, 1818 * United States Flag revision The last two pages contain a rather inconspicuous yet very historic report from Congress, being a printing of: "An Act to Establish the flag of the United States" with the text including in part: "...the flag of the United States be thirteen horizontal stripes, alternate red and white, that the union be twenty stars, white in a blue field...that on the admission of every new state into the union one star be added to the union of the flag..." with this Act of Congress signed in type by the President: James Monroe (see). Sixteen pages, 10 by 6 1/4 inches, various foxing, generally good.

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Ends June 02, 2016 15:40

$72.00
143916

CHARLES LINDBERGH 1st Passenger American Clipper Flight PANAMA 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391448185009

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 21, 1931 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Sikorsky S-40 flying boat The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH DELAYED WITH CLIPPER IN CUBA" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Passenger carrying service was initiated on the November 19, 1931, with a S-40 piloted by Charles Lindbergh, flying from Miami, Florida to the Panama Canal Zone with stops at Cienfuegos, Cuba; Kingston, Jamaica and Barranquilla, Colombia.

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Ends June 02, 2016 15:31

$38.00
143907

RAE RANDALL Sigrun Salvason Film Actress SUICIDE 1934 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371616216085

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES EVENING POST, May 9, 1934 * Rae Randall suicide death * Hollywood movie actress * Greta Garbo double The front page has a three column heading in red lettering: "Actress Kills Self" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the suicide death of actress Rae Randall (Sigrun Salvason). Not reported in the New York Times, so probably only found in newspapers near Hollywood such as this. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, a little margin wear, mainly along the spine, generally good.

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Ends June 02, 2016 15:08

$42.00
143903

Best DUNCAN RENALDO "The Cisco Kid" Actor Prison Sentence 1934 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371616212890

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES EVENING POST, June 18, 1934 * Duncan Renaldo "The Cisco Kid" actor * Sentenced to prison for illegal entry into U.S. The front page has a nice banner headline in large lettering: "PRISON FOR FILM STAR" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on actor Duncan Renaldo being sentenced to prison for falsifying his passport. This was not covered in the New York Times, so probably only reported on a publication close to Hollywood. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, minor spine wear, generally nice. Great for display.

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Ends June 02, 2016 15:03

$46.00
143902

MAE WEST Hollywood Film Actress & Manager James A. Timony SPLIT 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371616212383

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES EVENING POST, May 2, 1934 * Hollywood actress Mae West * Manager James A. Timony The front page has a six column heading: "Mae West Separates From Manager" with subheads. (see) Photo of Mae West on page 7. Coverage probably only found in publications near Hollywood such as this. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, minor spine wear, generally good.

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Ends June 02, 2016 15:02

$34.00
143858

OTT SVERDRUP Norwegian Explorer Death - Albert Einstein re Kepler 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391447442438

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 27, 1931 * Otto Sverdrup death (1st report) * Norwegian sailor and arctic explorer * Albert Einstein & Johannes Kepler Page 25 has a one column heading: "CAPTAIN SVERDRUP DIES AT AGE OF 76" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Page 18 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN IN TRIBUTE TO KEPLER'S WORK" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 whit... See More  

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Ends June 01, 2016 15:42

$34.00
143857

BATTLE OF JUAREZ Chihuahua Mexico ESCOBAR REBELLION Defeat 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391447441761

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 9, 1929 * Battle of Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico * Escobar Rebellion The front page has a three column heading: "REBELS TAKE JUAREZ IN 3-HOUR BATTLE; TWO AMERICANS AMONG THE 24 KILLED; HOOVER AGREES TO SELL ARMS TO MEXICO" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the battle of Juárez, Chihuahua in Mexico during the Escobar Rebellion. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libra... See More  

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Ends June 01, 2016 15:41

$33.00
143856

THING MOUNTAIN Mt. Laguna Range San Diego DC-3 AIRPLANE CRASH 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391447441224

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 4, 1946 * Thing Mountain airplane crash disaster * Mt. Laguna Range, San Diego, California * American Airlines Douglas DC-3 The front page has a two column heading: "27 Are Killed as Airliner Crashes Into Peak on Coast" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the American Airlines Douglas DC-3 airliner crash in Mt. Laguna Range near San Diego, California. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 01, 2016 15:40

$42.00
143854

MOOSE RIVER GOLD MINES Halifax Nova Scotia Collapse DISASTER 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391447437549

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1936 * Moose River Gold Mines * Halifax, Nova Scotia * Mine collapse disaster Page 11 has a one column heading: "Cave-In Dims Hopes Of Saving 3 In Mine" with subhead. (see) 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 subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends June 01, 2016 15:33

$33.00
143852

BABE RUTH Rejects New York YANKEES Salary Offer Jacob Ruppert 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371615317239

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1932 * George Herman Ruth * Babe Ruth's salary * New York Yankees * Colonel Ruppert The sport's section (page 26) has a banner headline: "Ruth Rejects $70,000 Salary Offer by Yankees, Insisting on $80,000 Figure" with subheads that include: "$70,000 For A Year Rejected By Ruth" and more. 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 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 th... See More  

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Ends June 01, 2016 15:29

$44.00
143850

JOHNNY VANDER-MEER 2nd No Hitter in Row Cincinnati Reds Baseball 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371615316117

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, June 16, 1938. * Johnny Vander-Meer two no hit games in row * Cincinnati Reds baseball * Baseball history is made - 1st report The sport's section (page 13) has a one column heading: "2 Hitless Runless Victories" with subhead: "Vander Meer is in Baseball Hall Of Fame" Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 01, 2016 15:27

$37.00
143845

Princess SOPHIA OF PRUSSIA Queen of Hellenes Constantine I DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371615311277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1932 * Sophia of Prussia death Page 21 has a one column heading: "QUEEN SOPHIE DIES; EXILE FROM GREECE" with subheads and photo. First report coverage on the death of Princess Sophia of Prussia, Queen of the Hellenes and wife of King Constantine I. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 rathe... See More  

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Ends June 01, 2016 15:19

$33.00
143844

SARAH BOGLE American Librarian Library Education Pioneer DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371615309544

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1932 * Sarah Bogle death * American librarian pioneer * School educator Page 23 has a one column heading: "MISS SARAH BOGLE, LIBRARIAN, IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Sarah Bogle, American librarian pioneer most noted for her influence in establishing education for librarianship. 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 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 re... See More  

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Ends June 01, 2016 15:18

$33.00
143841

JEAN HARLOW Hollywood Film Actress & Sex Symbol CIGARETTES Ad 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371615303590

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 5, 1932 * Jean Harlow "Blonde Bombshell" * Hollywood "Golden Age" actress * Lucky Strikes cigarettes ad Page 14 has a 15 x 9 inch advertisement for Lucky Strike cigarettes, promoted by Hollywood actress Jean Harlow. (see) News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 June 01, 2016 15:11

$37.00
143806

Niceto Alcalá-Zamora ELECTION WIN Second Spanish Republic 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391445308759

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 11, 1931 * Niceto Alcalá-Zamora elected president * Second Spanish Republic - Spain The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ZAMORA IS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF SPAIN" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Niceto Alcalá-Zamora becoming the president of the Second Spanish Republic. Article continues inside with photo of Zamora. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & ... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2016 15:07

$33.00
143799

(7) HOWARD HUGHES Airplane Flight Around World Fly in RECORD 1938 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391445262033

Shown are 7 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: Here is a rare opportunity to have the complete set of Howard Hughes' record setting flight around the World in the famous NEW YORK TIMES. You get all seven issues from the planned takeoff to the ticker tape parade afterwards. The dates are July 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16, 1938. Each issue has front page headlines on this event with more on the insides as well. You can see most of the headlines in the photos. Nice to have from the city where he started and ended his flight. Each issue is lightly toned with minimal margin wear. Nice condition.

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Ends May 29, 2016 13:39

$225.00
143787

LORD HORATIO NELSON'S Battle of the Nile Victory CELEBRATED 1799 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391445252433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 16, 1799 * Lord Horatio Nelson victorious * Battle of the Nile - celebration A page 2 report notes: "...Public Thanksgivings have been held throughout Canada, for the victory of Lord Nelson over the French. In the Roman Catholic churches the Te Deum, and the Domine saloum fac regem was sung after the celebration of Grand Mass...", which would have been Nelson's victory over Buonaparte in the Battle of the Nile. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 29, 2016 13:21

$40.00
143786

Early NORTH CAROLINA re. Boundary - U.S. Congress Bill 1792 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391445251874

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Dec. 5, 1792 Page 3 has a report from "Congress of the United States" concerning discussion of: "The bill for determining the northern boundary of the territory ceded to the United States by North Carolina...". Much other news of the day and a wealth of ads, including a "Six Cents Reward" for a runaway apprentice boy with much detail (see). The back page has 26 illustrated ship ads. Four pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends May 29, 2016 13:20

$41.00
143777

Rare POND CREEK Grant County OKLAHOMA Territory Cherokee Outlet 1894 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371612631618

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE POND CREEK TRIBUNE, O.T. [Oklahoma Territory], September 6, 1894 * Very rare title All 19th century newspapers from the Oklahoma Territory are quite scarce. Oklahoma didn't join the Union until 1907. As noted in Gregory (Union List of American Newspapers) this title is held by only one institution, as the holdings of the other institution were purchased by us. A typical newspaper of 4 pages, large folio size, light damp staining & various small margin tears. Quite fragile so it must be handled carefully.

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Ends May 29, 2016 13:08

$47.00
143774

Baseball's CASEY AT THE BAT Death & Battle of Guadalcanal ENDS 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371612622547

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, NY, February 10, 1943 * Casey at the Bat death ? * Battle of Guadalcanal ends w/ victory The front page has a four column headline: "GUADALCANAL IS OURS" with subheads and related map. Lengthy text. Page 25: "'CASEY' CLAIMANT DEAD IN CAPITAL" with subheads that include: "Daniel Casey, 80, Contended He Was Hero of Thayer's 'Casey at the Bat'" "Figure In Long Dispute" and more. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much more on World War II. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprin... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2016 13:00

$65.00
143750

ALFRED PERCEVAL GRAVES Anglo-Irish Poet Songwriter Dublin DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371612358958

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 28, 1931 * Alfred Perceval Graves death * Anglo-Irish poet - Dublin, Ireland Page 17 has a one column heading: "ALFRED P. GRAVES, IRISH POET, IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Alfred Perceval Graves, Anglo-Irish poet, songwriter and folklorist. 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 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. G... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2016 07:09

$33.00
143747

ARNALDO MUSSOLINI Italy's Fascist Dictator Benito's Brother DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391445016169

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1931 * Arnaldo Mussolini death (1st report) * Brother of Italy's Fascist dictator Page 23 has a one column heading: "ARNALDO MUSSOLINI, 46, DIES SUDDENLY" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Benito Mussolini's fascist brother. 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 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 subsc... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2016 07:02

$33.00
143745

ALBERT EINSTEIN New Unified Field Theory of Relativity Lecture 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391445014703

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 19, 1931 * Professor Albert Einstein * New Unified Field Theory * Gravitation & electricity Page 17 has a one column heading: "Einstein Explains His Unified Theory" with subhead. (see) 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 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 cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary... See More  

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Ends May 29, 2016 06:59

$34.00
143723

WILSON BENTLEY 1st Photographers Photographing Snowflakes DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391443800784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 24, 1931 * Wilson Bentley death (1st report) * 1st known photographer of snowflakes Page 17 has a one column heading: "WILSON A. BENTLEY, SNOW EXPERT, DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Wilson Alwyn "Snowflake" Bentley, known for photographing snowflakes up close. 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 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy int... See More  

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Ends May 27, 2016 15:41

$33.00
143687

EXCELSIOR SPRINGS MO Missouri Negro Lynching Mob LYNCHED Hung 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371610217741

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SCRANTON TIMES, Pennsylvania, August 8, 1925 * Walter Mitchell Negro lynching - hanging * Excelsior Springs, Clay County, Missouri Page 2 has a banner heading: "Lynching Of Negro Will Not Be Investigated By Missouri Authorities" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the depression era lynching in the Midwest. Other news of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning, some margin wear, mainly along the spine, should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: The day of August 6, 1925, proved to be one of Excelsior Springs darkest moments. This day was when the lynching of 33-year-old Walter Mitchell occurred, and he was hung from a tree beside the Wabash railroad tracks. The... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:15

$37.00
143685

MAHATMA GANDHI Meets King & Queen - Ole Edvart Rolvaag DEATH 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391443059602

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1931 * Ole Edvart Rølvaag death * Norwegian-American novelist * Mahatma Gandhi in London Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Gandhi, in Loincloth, Meets King and Queen; Arrives Late at Palace and Leaves Early" (see) Page 23 has a one column heading: "DR. OLE E. ROLVAAG, NOVELIST, DIES AT 55" with subheads. (see) 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 cost, libraries & instit... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:13

$33.00
143681

Great Detailed Old West TRAIN ROBBERY Texas Outlaws1889 Salt Lake City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391443056886

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DESERET EVENING NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, December 21, 1889 * Old West train robbery The front page has: "Texas Train Robbery" with the detail, including: "...was approached by four men who drew pistols and ordered him to throw up his hands..." with more (see photos). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, light dirtiness & foxing to the top half of the front page only.

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:08

$29.00
143680

Physicist ROBERT ANDREWS MILLIKAN Atoms Smashing w/ Cosmic Rays 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371610212905

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1931 * Physicist Robert Andrews Millikan * California Institute of Technology * Cosmic rays & breaking down the atom The front page has a one column heading: "MILLIKAN PICTURES SHOW ATOM SMASHED" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:06

$34.00
143679

ISAAC NEWTON LEWIS World War I Era U.S. Army Gun Inventor DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391443054558

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1931 * Isaac Newton Lewis death * Lewis Gun inventor - WWI era * Osman Ali Khan & Mahatma Gandhi Page 25 has a one column heading: "COL. LEWIS, FAMOUS INVENTOR, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Isaac Newton Lewis, United States Army officer and the invenotr of the Lewis Gun. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 individual... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:05

$34.00
143677

BOBBY JONES Behind at U.S. Open Winged Foot GOLF Club Mamaroneck 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371610210189

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 29, 1929 * Golfer Bobby Jones at the U.S. Open * Winged Foot Golf Club at Mamaroneck The front page has a one column heading: "JONES LOSES LEAD AT GOLF IN STORM" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section (page 11) with banner headline, stats and related photos. Jones would come from behind to win the U. S. Open. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:01

$38.00
140702

Joseph Warren REVERE COPPER COMPANY Bell Foundry Advertisement 1822 MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371541544179

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, March 16, 1822 The front page includes a nice illustrated ad for the "Joseph W. Revere..." bell foundry. Joseph was one of the 16 children of Paul Revere who continued the business from his father. Nice to have this Revere item on the front page of a Boston newspaper. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends May 25, 2016 16:51

$18.00
143648

New York Yankees Star BABE RUTH Wife Fire DEATH Helen Woodford 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391442302260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, Jan. 14, 1929 * Babe Ruth * Death of wife in fire The top of the front page has two column heads: "Babe Ruth's Wife Perishes in Blaze; Couple Separated Three Years, Star Reveals" with a subhead & a photo of: "Mrs. George H. Ruth" (see). Complete in 16 pages, tiny binding holes at the blank spine margin, very nice condition.

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Ends May 25, 2016 15:23

$58.00
143635

CHARLES LINDBERGH Anne Morrow Flight to the Orient Japan 1931 Rotogravure PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371609469992

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, September 20, 1931 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh & Anne Morrow * Airplane flight to the Orient - Japan photos This rotogravure section only has eight front page photos regarding the Lindbergh's flight to the Orient with some text. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends May 25, 2016 15:01

$32.00
143611

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY Published by Isaiah Thomas 1799 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371607182854

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MASSACHUSETTS SPY, OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Feb. 6, 1799 * 18th century American title The front page has a Message from the President to Congress forwarding various letters relative to the affairs with France, signed in type: John Adams. Includes letters signed in type by Timothy Pickering & E. Gerry. Also on the ftpg. is a notice concerning changes to the newspaper, signed in type by the famous publisher: Isaiah Thomas. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2016 14:43

$41.00
143610

JESSE JAMES Outlaw Captured ? False Report 1876 St. Louis MO Missouri Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371607182138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Oct. 16, 1876 * Outlaw Jesse James captured ? Page 4 has an interesting editorial headed: "Our Outlaws" which begins: "The story of the capture of Jesse James as told in our local columns of yesterday, reads more like a tale of Apulia or Calabria, or a reminiscence...it is also possible that some of the dangers of his capture may have been exaggerated by the lively imagination of the detectives..." plus much more taking over half a column. The bkpg. has over half a column of reporting on baseball games (see). Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2016 14:42

$37.00
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