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140786

KING WILLIAM IV of the United Kingdom Queen Victoria Uncle DEATH 1837 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371542631346

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES, London, July 10, 1837 * William IV of the United Kingdom This venerable British newspaper has all columns on all pages black-bordered for the death & funeral of King William IV. Pages 4 & 5 have column heads including: "Funeral of His Late Majesty King William IV" "The Town of Windsor" and a wealth of additional subheads. Pg. 5 has a nice engraving of the coffin showing the position of the pall bearers to its side (see). It was upon his death when Queen Victoria ascended the throne. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2016 09:20

$58.00
140751

BRIGHAM YOUNG Mormons Utah LDS Church Leader Polygamy 1871 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371542576005

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, October 3, 1871 * Brigham Young - Mormons leader Page 2 has a Mormon item headed: "Utah" "The Prophet's Institutions in Danger--Brigham Forsook the Church for Lucre--The Brethren have No Financial Confidence in Him--The Troubles with the Judiciary" with the article taking over 1 1/3 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 27, 2016 07:28

$33.00
140747

BANNOCK WAR Indians Warriors Fort Washakie Wyoming Telegram ENDS 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391374047138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 15, 1878 * Bannock War ends * From Fort Washakie - Wyoming The front page has an article headed: "The End Of The Bannock War" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, good condition.

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Ends February 27, 2016 07:22

$28.00
140742

ANN ELIZA YOUNG Leaves Brigham & Polygamy Files Divorce MORMONS 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391373710463

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1873 * Ann Eliza Young * Brigham divorce * Mormons - polygamy The front page has one column headings: "A Mormon Sensation" "Brigham Young's Seventeenth Wife Leaves--Suit For Divorce And Alimony Probable". See image for text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2016 15:53

$32.00
140738

Explorer FLOYD COLLINS RECOVERED Sand Cave MAMMOTH Kentucky 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391373706332

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 23, 1925 * Floyd Collins' body recovered * Sand Cave, Mammoth Cave, Kentucky Page 6 has a one column heading: "COLLINS'S BODY RECOVERED TODAY" See image for brief coverage on cave explorer, Floyd Collins, body being recovered from a narrow crawl way within the Sand Cave at the Mammoth Cave system in Kentucky. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2016 15:40

$28.00
140737

ADOLPH S. OCHS New York Times Publisher DEATH Photo 1935 NYC Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371542182640

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MID-WEEK PICTORIAL of the New York Times, April 20, 1935 * Publisher Adolph Ochs death The front page is taken up with a photo of "Adolph S. Ochs", publisher of the N.Y. Times who recently died. Complete in 28 pages, 9 3/4 by 13 inches, minor mend to a lower corner, minimal margin wear.

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Ends February 26, 2016 15:36

$26.00
140736

KING GEORGE III of the United Kingdom CORONATION in 1761 Great Britain Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371542182048

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, Sept. 26, 1761 * George III of the United Kingdom The front page has: "America" with reports from Boston concerning whaling, and North Carolina concerning flooding (see). The top of pg. 2 has a brief yet very historic announcement: "This day the ceremony of their Majesties coronation was performed in the Abbey church at Westminster." Much of the balance of page 2 has various accounts concerning the coronation of King George III and the related celebrations. He would be king of England during the Revolutionary War. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2016 15:34

$159.00
140705

BUSHROD WASHINGTON George's Nephew Request to Move Body Virginia 1816 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371541545755

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK SPECTATOR, April 3, 1816 * Bushrod Washington request * George Washington's nephew Page 2 has an interesting letter from the Governor of Virginia to Bushrod Washington, nephew of George, requesting permission to remove Washington's remains to Richmond, with Bushrod's reponse signed in type: Bushrod Washington.

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Ends February 25, 2016 15:54

$27.00
140696

UNIONTOWN PA Penn. Captain A.C. Nutt by Nicholas L. Dukes MURDER 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391373007367

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CLEVELAND WEEKLY HERALD, December 29, 1882 * Uniontown, Pennsylvania murder * Nicholas L. Dukes * Captain A. C. Nutt This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many advertisements. Page 3 has an article headed: "FIFTEEN LIVES TAKEN" "State Treasurer Nutt Murdered Near Pittsburgh" and more. (see) This issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 8 pages, some wear along the left margin causing some unrelated text loss, otherwise good.

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Ends February 25, 2016 15:41

$26.00
140689

FETTERMAN FIGHT Army Massacre Fort Phil Kearny Wyoming INDIANS 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391372996163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: Here is a complete, genuine historic newspaper with the following title, date and description: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, December 27, 1866. * Fetterman Massacre * Fort Laramie The bottom of the front page under: "Massacre At Fort Laramie" "Three Officers And Ninety Soldiers Surrounded And Butchered" is a rather inconspicuous report reading in full: "A terrible massacre occurred on the 22d, near Fort Phil. Kearny. Brevet Col. Fetterman, Capt. Brown, and Lieut. Gammond, of the Eighteenth Infantry, with 90 enlisted men of the Second Cavalry and Eighteenth Infantry, were surrounded by Indians, and every officer and man killed" This was one of the more deadly massacres of American soldiers during the In... See More  

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Ends February 25, 2016 15:33

$66.00
140653

GREEN HORNET TROLLEY Chicago Illinois Street Car Accident WRECK 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391372278480

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1950 * Green Hornet Trolley Disaster (1st report) * Chicago street car & gas truck collision The front page has a two column heading: "33 Burn to Death in Chicago As Street Car Hits 'Gas' Truck" with photo of the wrecked trolley. (see) First report coverage on the Green Hornet trolley disaster during a torrential rainstorm in Chicago. 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 t... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2016 15:47

$47.00
140652

Best KEW GARDENS Queens Long Island Railroad TRAINS Crash Disaster1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391372277548

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 23, 1950 * Long Island Railroad (LIRR) * Kew Gardens, Queens train wreck * Richmond Hills NY (1st report) The front page has a nice banner headline: "75 KNOWN DEAD IN L. I. WRECK IN RICHMOND HILL; TOLL MOUNTING IN CRASH OF EASTBOUND EXPRESS INTO STANDING TRAIN; CAUSE IS UNDETERMINED" with subheads and related photo. More inside. (see) 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 72 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 February 24, 2016 15:45

$42.00
140640

Rare 1894 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391372268510

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PUCK, New York, June 6, 1894 * Color political prints Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "The Dear Creatures." double-page centerfold: "Condemned to Die." (a staple at fold & tear at bottom of fold) back page: "Nancy" which is an illustrated poem with a print showing tennis. Complete in 16 pages, never bound nor trimmed, some browning at the margins, generally good.

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Ends February 24, 2016 15:29

$26.00
140588

EMPIRE STATE BUILDING Skyscraper New York City NYC OPENING 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391370028964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 2, 1931. * Empire State Building opens (1st report) * World's tallest building at the time * Great depression era original Page 24 has a one column heading: "WORLD'S TALLEST BUILDING OPENED SMITH PRESIDES" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends February 21, 2016 08:21

$52.00
140587

YANKEES STADIUM The House That Babe Ruth Built CONSTRUCTION Start 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371538410163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, May 6, 1922 * Old Yankee Stadium construction begins * New York Yankees - Yanks * "The House that Ruth Built" The sport's section (page 8) has a one column heading: "YANKEE COLONELS SIGN FOR STADIUM FOR WORLD'S SERIES" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a New York City title. Rare as such. Complete in 22 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 21, 2016 08:19

$55.00
140584

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Baseball Hits for the CYCLE 1934 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391370025625

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1934 * Lou Gehrig hits for the cycle * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 24) has a six column headline: "First Place Regained by Yankees as They Down White Sox" with subheads that include: "Gehrig Is Batting Star" "Gets 19th Homer and Three Other Blows--Broaca is Victor on Mound" and more with box scores. (see) First report coverage on Lou Gehrig hitting for the cycle. 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 40 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 21, 2016 08:14

$34.00
140571

PIKEVILLE TN Bledsoe County Tennessee NEGRO Lynching James Scales 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371538371438

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 24, 1944 * James T. Scales, Pikeville, Tennessee lynching * Great World War II coverage The back page has one column headings: "YOUTH IS LYNCHED AT A REFORMATORY" "Negro Taken From Tennessee Jail and Shot After Warden's Daughter Is Slain" (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negro teen James T. Scales in Pikeville, Tennessee. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout including much on World War II. 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 content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subsc... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2016 06:40

$47.00
140565

Best DUTCH SCHULTZ New York City Gangster Beer Baron ARRESTED 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391369979684

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1931 * Dutch Schultz - Arthur Simon Flegenheimer * New York City bootlegger - racketeer - gangster * Arrested for income tax evasion (1st report) The front page has one column headings that include: "GANG DRIVE SPURRED BY SCHULTZ CAPTURE" "Racketeer Held in $150,000 Bail as Government Centres War on Tax Evaders" and more. (see) Lengthy report continues inside with photo. (see) First report coverage on famous New York City gangster Dutch Schultz's arrest for income tax evasion. 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 48 pages... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2016 06:29

$45.00
140561

CHICAGO BEARS Win NFL Football Champship Sid Luckman 5 TDs 1943 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371538360471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, December 27, 1943 * Chicago Bears win NFL football championship * Sid Luckman 5 touchdown passes * Washington Redskins The sport's section (page 8) has a one column heading: "CHICAGO BEARS WIN PRO TITLE" with subhead, stats and lineups. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally in nice condition.

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Ends February 21, 2016 06:12

$37.00
140560

GEORGE B. McCLELLAN Farewell to His Army of the Potomac 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391369970353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD (Weekly Edition), New York City, November 15, 1862 * General George B. McClellan * Army of the Potomac farewell The issue has plenty of Civil War events of the week prior with one column heading that include: (see images) Loads of text, too much to photograph all. Complete in 8 pages, uncut and never bound (rare), a little creasing at the folds, minor staining, generally nice.

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Ends February 21, 2016 06:07

$28.00
140559

ALGER HISS Soviet Spy Espionage Found GUILTY of Perjury 1950 Old NYT Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391369969463

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1950 * Alger Hiss found guilty of perjury * Convicted Soviet spy A four column headline on the front page announces: "HISS GUILTY ON BOTH PERJURY COUNTS; BETRAYAL OF U.S. SECRETS IS AFFIRMED; SENTENCE WEDNESDAY; LIMIT 10 YEARS" with many subheads and related photos. More inside. See the hyperlink for more on Alger Hiss. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. The complete first section with all 80 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 21, 2016 06:05

$78.00
140556

HARRY T. MOORE Civil Rights Leader Bombing Mims FL Assassination 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371538356376

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 27, 1951 * Harry T. Moore assassination * 1st martyr in the Civil Rights Movement * Mims, Brevard County, Florida The front page has a two column heading: "Bombing Kills Negro Leader; Wife Hurt in Florida Home" First report coverage on the assassination of Civil Rights leader Harry T. Moore in Mims, Florida. Lengthy coverage continues inside with photo of the damaged home. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, a... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2016 06:00

$47.00
140555

TOKYO ROSE Iva Toguri D'Aquino Japanese Propagandist FOUND GUILTY 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391369967048

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 30, 1949 * Tokyo Rose found guilty of treason * American Iva Toguri D'Aquino * Japanese propaganda broadcaster The front page has a two column heading: "Tokyo Rose Is Found Guilty Of 1 of 8 Treason Charges" First report coverage continues on page 15 with related photo. (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 50 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, lib... See More  

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Ends February 21, 2016 05:59

$38.00
140520

Rare & Early MORMONS Church of Latter-Day Saints 1880 Miniature Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371537153994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LATTER DAY SAINTS' MILLENNIAL STAR, Liverpool, England, Sept. 6, 1880 * One of the oldest Mormon periodicals This periodical, typically shorted to "Millennial Star", was the longest continuously published periodical of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, being printed from 1840 until 1970. During its 130-year history the Millennial Star varied from being monthly, semi-monthly and even weekly, and was primarily aimed at British Latter-day Saints. Many of the British Mormons took part in the westward migration of the Mormon community in America. Logically, the content is almost entirely focused on the Mormon church. There are no advertisements. Here is a nice issue of this ... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2016 15:40

$35.00
140516

MARY OF TECK DEATH Queen Mother Consort of United Kingdom & More 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391368881150

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, March 25, 1953 * Mary of Teck death (1st report) * Queen mother of United Kingdom The front page has a nice banner headline: "QUEEN MARY DIES IN LONDON AT 85 Churchill Sobs as He Breaks News to House of Commons" with subheads and photo of Queen Mary. (see) Other new of the day. Incomplete, containing the 1st section (16 pages) only, all related coverage present though, a little central fold wear, otherwise good condition. Nice for display here.

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Ends February 19, 2016 15:35

$34.00
140513

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371537149842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TIMES, Sept. 28, 1865 * Andersonville Civil War prison in Georgia * Captain Henry Wirz trial Front page heads at the top of the first column regarding the trial of Captain Henry Wirz, the Confederate officer in charge of the famous prisoner of war camp in Andersonville, Georgia: "Trial Of Capt. Wirz" "Difficulties and Delays by His Counsel" "Sharp Rebukes From The Court" "One of the Counsel Carrying Letters for Mrs. Wirz" "Some More Testimony as to What Witnesses Did Not See" "Efforts to Throw the Responsibility on Gen. Winder". Eight pages, in very good condition.

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Ends February 19, 2016 15:31

$32.00
140501

BICKNELL Knox County INDIANA Coal Mine Explosion Hoosier Disaster 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371537123523

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 24, 1941 * Bicknell, Knox County, Indiana * Panhandle coal mine explosion disaster The back page has one column headings that include: "14 MINERS KILLED IN INDIANA BLAST" "Seventeen Others in Coal Shaft escape Through Debris After Violent Gas Explosion" and more. (see) First report coverage on the coal mine explosion disaster at Bicknell, Indiana. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 content, allowing the issues to remain ver... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2016 14:41

$37.00
140489

HMS TRINIDAD Royal Navy Cruiser TORPEDOES Itself in Arctic 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391368841198

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1942 * HMS Trinidad sinking * Torpedoes itself * World War II - WWII Page 10 has one column headings: "British Reports Loss OF 8,000-Ton Cruiser" "Trinidad Had Convoyed Ships to Russia--Captain Is Rescued" First report coverage on the Royal Navy cruiser HMS Trinidad disaster. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. 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. Gi... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2016 14:20

$42.00
140439

MEL OTT 500th Home Run 1st in National League New Yorks Giants 1945 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371536378837

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1945 * Mel Ott hits no. 500 home run * 1st to achieve in National league * New York Giants - MLB Baseball The sport's section (page 23) has one column headings that include: "OTT DRIVES NO. 500 AS GIANTS WIN, 9-2" "Mel's Circuit Wallop Among Big Drives Struck Against Four Braves' Pitchers" and more with box scores. (see) First report coverage here. 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 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content,... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2016 15:18

$36.00
140395

BYRON NELSON 18th Victory PGA Professional Golfer Record WINS 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371536062564

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, August 5, 1945 * Byron Nelson wins his 18th of the year * Famous record - PGA golf The front page of this sport's section only has a one column heading: "NELSON IS VICTOR IN CANADIAN OPEN" with subhead. (see) First report coverage in Byron Nelson's famous 18th win in 1945 which is still a single season record and considered by many as the most impressive record in golf history. This was also his 11th consecutive win as well. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2016 06:43

$33.00
140393

Early ARMORED TRUCK Rube Ice Holdup Brooklyn New York Times 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367774837

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 22, 1934 * Early armored truck heist * Rube Ice Corporation robbery * Bandits get away The front page has a two column headline: "GANG ROBS ARMORED AR IN BROOKLYN OF $427,000; WIDE HUNT IN 5 STATES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with related photos. This was the largest holdup in New York history at the time. The story of this robbery sounds like something you would see in the movies. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a h... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2016 06:40

$42.00
140392

LOCH NESS MONSTER Surgeon's Photo Nessie Scotland Lake 1ST REPORT 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367772139

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1934 * The Loch Ness monster * The Surgeon's photo (famous) discussed * First report Certainly one of the more notable monster or creature searches in recent times is the Loch Ness Monster. Debate continues as to its existence. The Surgeon's photo is surely the most famous piece of folklore regarding the Loch Ness monster. Although the photo does not appear in this issue, the description of the photo and details surrounding the taking of it - are very noteworthy. I have found the first report of this photo being taken by British surgeon, Colonel Robert Wilson in this venerable newspaper title. Page 9 has a two column headline that reads: "Surgeon Phot... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2016 06:37

$62.00
140391

Jean François Darlan FRENCH ADMIRAL & France Vichy ASSASSINATION 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367767004

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, North Carolina, December 25, 1942 * François Darlan assassination * French Admiral of the Fleet The front page has a four column headline: "ADMIRAL DARLAN KILLED AND ASSASSIN CAPTURED" with subheads. (see) and small photo. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of French Admiral and political figure, Jean Louis Xavier François Darlan. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 24 pages, small library label near masthead, generally nice.

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Ends February 18, 2016 06:31

$34.00
140362

BATTLE OF ARRAS Start in France BRITISH Offense World War I 1917 WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367100367

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, April 10, 1917 * Battle of Arras, France beginning * World War I - WWI The top of the front page under: "OFFICIAL NEWS OF THE WAR FROM CAPITALS" is a one column heading that reads: "British Forces Open 1917 Offensive--Capture Vimy Ridge and Other Important Points--Arras Region Center of Attack" First report coverage on the beginning of the Battle of Arras in France during World War I. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Battle of Arras was a British offensive during the First World War. From 9 April to 16 May 1917, British, Canadian, New Zealand... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:22

$30.00
140356

Very Early ANIMATED CARTOONS Film Making Drawings Print 1916 Science Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367095854

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 14, 1916 The entire front page is taken up with an illustration captioned: "Animated Cartoons In the Making: Filming the Successive Drawings." showing a man doing just that. An inside page is entirely devoted to: "Animated Cartoons in the Making--How 16,000 Drawings are Prepared & Photographed in Producing 1000 Feet of Motion Picture Film" with related photos as well (see). This gets back to the earliest period of cartoon making for motion pictures and certainly a significant issue for any collector of cartoon, animation or film history. Sixteen pages, partial embossed library stamp to a lower corner & minor loss to the lower left blank margin of the front le... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:12

$120.00
140354

HORACE GREELEY & President Elect Abraham Lincoln in SPRINGFIELD 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371535191148

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 6, 1861 * President-elect Abraham Lincoln * Springfield, Illinois Page 4 has: "Important From Springfield" reports on an interview between Lincoln and Horace Greeley, with some additional items (see). Other interesting articles relating to the coming Civil War. Eight pages, some light damp staining, good condition.

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:09

$38.00
140353

Rare & Early 18th Century LONDON England 1734 Old UK Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371535190696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE UNIVERSAL SPECTATOR & WEEKLY JOURNAL, London, April 13, 1734 * Rare title A very uncommon & early title we have only seen once in our 39+ years in this business. The four pages contain various news from London & elsewhere, plus letters and some advertisements, the latter taking up the entire back page. Four pages, 10 1/4 by 13 1/4 inches, printed on a thick-stock newsprint, various damp staining throughout, otherwise good.

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:08

$55.00
140352

Very Rare CHARLESTON SC Yankee Union Occupation South Carolina 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371535190236

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON COURIER, South Carolina, April 21, 1865 * Union - Yankee occupation * From the original of the Civil War An early issue of this newspaper under Yankee control, as Sherman occupied this significant Confederate city on February 18. This is "new series" volume 1, number 48. The front page has: "Our Victories" "Important Speech of President Lincoln" "His Views on the Peace Reconstruction & Emancipation Questions" which takes nearly half of the front page. Also: "Important Debate of the Rebel State Legislature of Virginia". Page 2 has a nice editorial concerning the war including: "...The people all over Jeff Davis' territory are well aware of the hopelessness of the rebel cause... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:07

$230.00
140350

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367092636

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Pima County, A.T. (Arizona Territory), October 28, 1871 * Very rare title A very early & rare title from Southern Arizona, published 41 years before Arizona would become a state. Our records indicate this is the earliest date of this title we have offered in memory, the previous earliest dated 1874. Inside has: "The Apache War" "Colyer's Canada Alamosa Indians on the War-Path..." which includes a 2 dispatches from Camp Bowie, A.T. Also: "Indian Ring Scheme" "Territorial District Court" "Camp Grant Indian Thieves" and more. Complete in 4 pages, measures 12 by 18 inches, some small archival mends at margins, generally very nice condition..

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Ends February 17, 2016 08:05

$300.00
140348

BOB FELLER Cleveland Indians MLB Baseball Pitcher 200TH VICTORY 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371535185272

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1950 * Bob Feller gets 200th win * MLB baseball pitcher * Cleveland Indians The sport's section (page 11) has one column headings: "INDIANS SCORE, 5-3, AFTER 8-5 SETBACK" and "Feller Stops Tigers for His 200th Victory--Detroit Gets 3 in 9th to Win Opener" First report coverage on Bob Feller's 200th win as a pitcher. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 17, 2016 07:55

$38.00
140345

V-2 ROCKETS Upper Atmosphere Test Meteors Pre Space Travel 1946 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391367085464

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1946 * V-2 rockets test * Man-made meteorites * Upper atmosphere Page 4 has a two column heading: "Rocket Will Discharge Swarm of Meteorites In Attempt to Gauge Size of Real Fragments" See images for text. 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 60 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 ... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2016 07:50

$44.00
140344

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH Mexico City Airplane Flight Start 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371535182748

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, December 13, 1927 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Post Atlantic Ocean solo flight * Airplane hop to Mexico The front page has a nice banner headline: "LINDBERGH HOPS FOR MEXICO CITY" with subheads. (see) Great for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 17, 2016 07:49

$33.00
140338

SANDUSKY Lake Erie County OHIO Pre Civil War 1851 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371535179167

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SANDUSKY WEEKLY REGISTER, Ohio, August 4, 1851 * Erie County * Uncommon title This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with a few advertisements. Located in Northern Ohio, Sandusky is situated along the shores of Lake Erie. Complete, measures 26 x 19 inches, minor wear at the folds, generally in nice condition.

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Ends February 17, 2016 07:41

$26.00
140330

NEW DEAL Agricultural Adjustment Act FARM RELIEF Unconstitutional 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391365611214

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, January 7, 1936 * United States v. Butler Supreme Court case * Agricultural Adjustment Act unconstitutional * New Deal - The Farm Relief Bill The front page has a banner headline: "AAA RULED OUT; PROCESSING TAXES HALTED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the United States v. Butler Supreme Court ruling in which made the Agricultural Adjustment Act unconstitutional. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 14, 2016 15:20

$34.00
140327

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Contract Agreement for $210,000 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391365604682

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, March 2, 1927 * Babe Ruth contract * New York Yankees * Record season ahead The front page has a one column heading: "RUTH PREPARES FOR BATTLE" Also includes a updated report just underneath that reports his contract has been signed. (see image for text here) This would also be the year that Ruth hit 60 home runs and what many consider to be the best team ever. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends February 14, 2016 15:06

$37.00
140287

BROWNSVILLE TX Texas Blockade Ends by Abraham Lincoln 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371533122541

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 19, 1864 * Brownsville, Texas blockade ends * Abraham Lincoln proclamation Among the front page one column Civil War reports are: "The War in the Southwest" "Department of The Gulf" "Progress of the Political Canvass in Louisiana" "Operations for the Blockading Squadron Off Mobile". Also on the front page is: "A Proclamation" signed in type by the President: Abraham Lincoln, concerning the opening of the port of Brownsville, Texas, to commercial traffic. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends February 14, 2016 07:21

$43.00
140245

PEACE MISSION Francis P. Blair Returns & Cornith MS 1865 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371532312550

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 2, 1865 * Peace conference * Francis Preston Blair * Abraham Lincoln Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "Thomas" "Reconnaissance to Corinth, Miss." "The Enemy Evacuate" 'Hood's Main Army at Tupelo" "THE SOUTH" "Davis Not Disposed to Appoint Lee and Johnston to the Positions Offered Them by Congress" "The Peace Mission" "Rebel Accounts of Their Mission" "They Come on An Informal Invitation from Mr. Lincoln" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2016 07:56

$28.00
140233

Rare MILAN Erie & Huron County OHIO Village - Edison's Birthplace 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391364544090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MILAN ADVERTISER, Ohio, November 26, 1873 * Erie & Huron County * Thomas A. Edison birthplace This uncommon title has news of the day with several interesting period advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, piece torn away along the top margin, minor light foxing, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends February 13, 2016 07:36

$34.00
140231

President MARTIN VAN BUREN State of the Union Address 1839 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371532303228

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT AND STATE GAZETTE, Concord, December 30, 1839 * President Martin Van Buren * State of the Union Address The "Message of the President to Both Houses of Congress" takes all of page 2 and concludes on page 3 where it is signed in type: M. Van Buren. Four pages, a few small archival mends to edge tears, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 13, 2016 07:34

$34.00
140226

TIGER FLOWERS 1st African-American Middleweight BOXING Champion 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391364539136

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA EVENING BEE, Nebraska, February 27, 1926 * Tiger Flowers vs. Harry Greb * 1st African-American middleweight champ * Boxing - boxers The sport's section (page 12) has a banner heading: "Tiger Flowers Gets Judges' Decision Over Greb and Takes Harry's Title" with subhead: "FIRST NEGRO BOXER TO ACHIEVE HONOR" and more with photo of Harry Greb. (see) 1st report coverage on Theodore 'Tiger' Flowers becoming the 1st African-American middleweight boxing champion. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends February 13, 2016 07:21

$39.00
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