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146417

ERNEST RUTHERFORD "Father of Nuclear Physics" Physicist DEATH 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391516918428

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 20, 1937 * Ernest Rutherford death * New Zealand physicist * Father of nuclear physics The front page has a one column heading: "LORD RUTHERFORD, PHYSICIST, IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with photo. First report coverage on the death of Ernest Rutherford, New Zealand physicist, know as the father of nuclear physics. 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 & instituti... See More  

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Ends August 25, 2016 14:45

$42.00
146396

LOUIS MARSHALL Jewish Leader Minorities Advocate MEMORIAL Tribute 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371693783801

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 11, 1929 * re. Louis Marshall death * Jewish community leader * Minorities advocate Page 23 has one column headings: "2,500 PAY TRIBUTE TO LOUIS MARSHALL" "Memorial for Jewish Leader is Attended by Delegates of More Than 76 Societies" and more. (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,... See More  

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Ends August 25, 2016 07:12

$37.00
146386

WILL HICOK LOW American Artist Muralist Painter Writer DEATH 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371693298364

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1932 * Will Hicok Low death * Artist - muralist - writer Page 15 has a one column heading: "WILL H. LOW DEAD; VERSATILE ARTIST" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Will Hicok Low, American artist & muralist. 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 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, librar... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2016 15:29

$33.00
146378

THE STEAM PLOW Joseph Fawkes Agricultural Invention Testing 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391516025157

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 29, 1859 * Joseph Fawkes & his steam plow Page 3 has a lengthy article headed: "Successful Trial Of Fawkes's Steam Plow" Text takes up 2 1/3 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 24, 2016 15:08

$28.00
146363

Rare SALEM OREGON w/ Rutherford B. Hayes Election Win in 876 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391515673802

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY OREGON STATESMEN, Salem, Dec. 1, 1876 * Election of Rutherford B. Hayes * Rare Old West title Page 2 has a 1 line, 1 column head: "We Are Thankful" & subheads: "Behold How Brightly Breaks The Morning" "The Lord On Our Side" "Rutherford B. Hayes, President" "Our Republican Pyramid". The report is quite graphic with an eagle engraving with shield & a list of the states won by Hayes stacked in the shape of a pyramid. Another column has: "For This Favor We Have Received, the Election of Hayes and Wheeler, Good Lord Make Us Thankful" "We Have Exchanged Our Thanksgiving Turkey for This", after which has an engraving of a rooster. (see) Eight pages, minor margin wear, generally nice... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2016 07:15

$58.00
146362

WINFIELD SCOTT United States Army General & Whig Party Can. DEATH 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371692913723

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW-YORK TIMES, May 30, 1866 * General Winfield Scott death The front page has: "Death of Lieut.-Gen. Scott" "Sketch of His Long & Glorious Military Career" "His Political Aspirations, Successes & Defeats" "His Course During the Rebellion--The Organization & Handling of the First Army" "His Last Illness & Death--Personal Reminiscences, &c." The report takes six front page columns & concludes on the back page. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2016 07:14

$34.00
146354

1865 GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY Memorial Monument Cornerstone Laid Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391515664331

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, July 5, 1865 * Battle of Gettysburg memorial * National Cemetery cornerstone laid Page 5 has: "Gettysburg" "The Celebration Yesterday on the Great Battle Field" "General Howard's Tribute to the Veterans" "Miles O'Reilly's Poem of the Day and Place" "The Ceremonies of Laying the Corner Stone of the Gettysburg Monument". Eight pages, irregular at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2016 07:04

$30.00
146350

KATHERINE PLUNKET Oldest Ireland & Actress Jessie Bonstelle DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371692904725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 15, 1932 * Jessie Bonstelle death (1st report) * American theater director & actress * Katherine Plunket death (1st report) * Oldest born native person from Ireland (all time) The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "JESSIE BONSTELLE, ACTRESS, IS DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) Also on the same page is: "KATHERINE PLUNKET DEAD AT AGE OF 111" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report these deaths as other titles in our inventory do not. 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 co... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2016 06:57

$38.00
146347

NADIA COMANECI Olympics Gymnastics Perfect Scores WINS GOLD MEDAL 1976 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371692902963

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1976 * Nadia Comăneci wins overall gold * Romanian gymnast - gymnastics * 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal The bottom of the front page has a photo with small heading: "Olympic Gold Medalist" (see) The sport's section (page 39) has a headline that announces: "Miss Comaneci Takes Title on 4th, 5th Perfect Scores" with photo and more. First report coverage the famous Romanian gymnast winning the overall gold medal. Other news of the day. Complete in 56 pages, never bound, foxing to the central fold on the front page, generally nice.

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Ends August 24, 2016 06:53

$56.00
146208

THOMAS EDISON Inventor Becomes Sick Ill - Prelude to Death ? 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391511256270

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1931 * Inventor Thomas Edison becomes ill * Prelude to his death shortly after ? The front page has a one column heading: "THOMAS EDISON ILL; DOCTOR FLIES TO HIM" with subheads. (see) Coverage continues inside with photo. (see) Edison would die about 2 months later. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 26 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 August 18, 2016 15:17

$40.00
146170

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Era w/ Battle of Bolivar Heights 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391510337644

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, October 18, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Bolivar Heights - West Virginia This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2016 15:53

$28.00
146168

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Battle of Santa Rosa Island Florida 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371686820886

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, October 25, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Santa Rosa Island - Florida This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2016 15:51

$28.00
146166

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Era First Battle of Springfield MO 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391510335275

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, October 29, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * First Battle of Springfield - Missouri This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2016 15:49

$28.00
146163

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Era w/ Battle of Port Royal Sound 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371686816243

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, November 12, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Port Royal - South Carolina This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2016 15:46

$28.00
146159

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Battle of Camp Allegheny Mountain 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371686812065

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, December 16, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Camp Allegheny This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 17, 2016 15:41

$28.00
146151

ROBERT STANLEY WEIR O Canada National Anthem Lyrics Fame DEATH 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371686800485

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 21, 1926 * Robert Stanley Weir death * O Canada National Anthem lyrics Page 11 has one column headings: "JUDGE R. S. WEIR" "Admiralty Jurist and Prolific Writer--Won Prizes for Poetry and Drama" (see) First report coverage on the the death of Robert Stanley Weir, famous for writing the English lyrics to O Canada. 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, light toning, more so along the central fold, otherwise good.

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Ends August 17, 2016 15:28

$45.00
146116

BATTLE OF GAZALA Western Desert Campaign WWII Libya 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391507763343

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, June 3, 1942 * Battle of Gazala - Libya * Western Desert Campaign * Armored tanks The front page has a five column heading: "LIBYAN BATTLE RAGES ON" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends August 14, 2016 07:26

$33.00
146112

LEE BIBLE Race Car Driver Land Speed Record Ormond Beach KILLED 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371683275252

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, March 14, 1929 * Race car driver Lee Bible killed * Land speed record attempt * Ormond Beach, Florida Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Season's Racing at Daytona Cancelled, Result of Bible, Cameraman Deaths" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends August 14, 2016 07:16

$33.00
146106

HUNGER MARCHERS The Great Depression Unemployed Washington D.C. 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391507745775

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1932 * Hunger Marchers reach Washington D.C. * Unemployed during the Great Depression The front page has a one column heading: "'HUNGER MARCHERS' ARRIVE AT CAPITAL; POLICE HEM BIVOUAC" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with two related photos. 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 editio... See More  

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Ends August 14, 2016 06:59

$33.00
146105

HENRY KITCHELL WEBSTER Evanston Cook County Illinois Author DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371683264541

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1932 * Author Henry Kitchell Webster death * Evanston, Cook County, Illinois The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "HENRY K. WEBSTER, NOTED WRITER, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Henry Kitchell Webster, American author from Evanston, Illinois. 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 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 & sturd... See More  

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Ends August 14, 2016 06:58

$33.00
146104

WILLIAM JACOB HOLLAND University of Pittsburgh & Zoologist DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371683263872

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1932 * William Jacob Holland death * Zoologist and paleontologist * University of Pittsburgh chancellor The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "DR. HOLLAND DEAD; FAMOUS SCIENTIST" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of William Jacob Holland, zoologist, paleontologist and chancellor of the University of Pittsburgh. 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 & i... See More  

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Ends August 14, 2016 06:57

$33.00
146103

NOBEL PRIZE Edgar Adrian & Charles Scott Sherrington Winners 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391507743783

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 28, 1932 * Edgar Adrian & Charles Scott Sherrington * Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "2 BRITISH SCIENTISTS RECEIVE NOBEL PRIZE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Edgar Adrian and Charles Scott Sherrington winning the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine. 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, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals ... See More  

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Ends August 14, 2016 06:55

$33.00
146102

Rare DAVENPORT IA Civil War Era Jefferson Davis False Death Rpt. 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391507743239

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 6, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * False report on Jefferson Davis' death This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 14, 2016 06:53

$28.00
146100

Rare DAVENPORT IA Civil War Era w/ First Battle of Lexington MO 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371683260527

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 18, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * First Battle of Lexington - Missouri * Battle of Cheat Mountain This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 14, 2016 06:49

$28.00
146079

ANTON VAN ROOY Dutch Bass-Baritone Opera Singer DEATH 1932 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391506887858

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 29, 1932 * Anton van Rooy death * Dutch bass-baritone singer Page 19 has a one column heading: "ANTON VAN ROOY, SINGER, DEAD AT 62" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Anton van Rooy, Dutch bass-baritone opera singer. 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 42 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 August 13, 2016 07:17

$33.00
146076

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH 1st Air Mail Panama AIRPLANE Flight 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371682354235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1929 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Air mail flight to Panama The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH DELIVERS CANAL MAIL ON TIME" with subheads. (see) 1st report coverage on the end of Charles Lindbergh's historic 1st air mail flight to Panama . Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 & institut... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2016 07:11

$42.00
146066

GARI MELCHERS Julius Garibaldi American Artist Naturalism DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391506385291

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1932 * Gari Melchers death * American artist Page 21 has a one column heading: "GARI MELCHERS, NOTED ARTIST, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Julius Garibaldi Melchers, American artist who was one of the leading proponents of naturalism. 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 advertisement 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 presen... See More  

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Ends August 12, 2016 15:18

$33.00
146061

CLINTON SCOLLARD American Poet & Hamilton College Professor DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391506382055

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 20, 1932 * Clinton Scollard death * American poet - poetry * Hamilton College professor Page 29 has a one column heading: "CLINTON SCOLLARD, NOTED POET, DIES" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report his death as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 12, 2016 15:13

$33.00
146024

ELLIOTT DAINGERFIELD North Carolina Artist Painter DEATH 1932 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391506000753

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THEN NEW YORK TIMES, October 23, 1932 * Elliott Daingerfield death * North Carolina artist - paintings * Westglow, Blowing Rock, Watauga County Page 37 has a one column heading: "E. DAINGERFIELD, ARTIST, DEAD AT 73" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Elliott Daingerfield, one of North Carolina's most prolific artists. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 12, 2016 05:56

$33.00
146022

BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND Outdoor Relief Strike Unemployed RIOTS 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371681340185

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 12, 1932 * Belfast, Northern Ireland * Outdoor Relief Strike riots * Depression era unemployment The top of the front page has a one column heading: "POLICE OF 6 COUNTIES RUSHED TO BELFAST AS 10,000 IDLE RIOT" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the Belfast, Ireland unemployment riot. 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 subscribers of these ... See More  

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Ends August 12, 2016 05:48

$33.00
145993

COSMIC RAYS High-Energy Radiation Arthur H. Compton's Conclusions 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391502859095

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 15, 1932 * American physicist Arthur H. Compton findings * Cosmic rays at different altitudes & latitudes The front page has a one column heading: "PICTURES COSMIC RAY BORN 100 MILES UP" with subheads. (see) Very lengthy text continues inside. 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 August 07, 2016 15:07

$33.00
145992

DUGALD CLERK Two-Stroke Engine Maker & Abraham E. Lefcourt DEATHS 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391502857851

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1932 * Dugald Clerk death (1st report) * Two-stroke engine inventor * Abraham E. Lefcourt death (1st report) * Manhattan real estate developer Page 17 has a one column heading: "SIR DUGALD CLERK, INVENTOR, DEAD"" with subheads. (see) Also on the same page is: "A. E. LEFCOURT DIES SUDDENLY AT 55" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report these deaths 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... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2016 15:06

$33.00
145990

BELLE BENNETT Vaudeville Stage & Hollywood Movie Actress DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371677521342

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1932 * Actress Belle Bennett death * Vaudeville & Hollywood The top of page 38 has a one column heading: "BELLE BENNETT DIES AT 39 IN HOLLYWOOD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Belle Bennett, stage and film actress from Milaca, Minnesota. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2016 15:04

$33.00
145985

KENNETH GRAHAME British Writer Death & Bill Jurges Shot by Girl 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371677516339

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1932 * Kenneth Grahame death * British writer - "The Wind in the Willows" * Billy Jurges shot by girl * Chicago Cubs - MLB baseball player Page 17 has a one column heading: "KENNETH GRAHAME, NOTED WRITER, DIES" with subheads. (see) Page 18 has one column headings: "BILL JURGES WOUNDED BY GIRL HE REJECTED" and "Chicago Cubs Player and Young Woman Are Shot in Struggle for Her Pistol" First report coverage on the shooting of Chicago Cubs' Shortstop William Jurges by his jilted girlfriend. 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 percentag... See More  

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Ends August 07, 2016 14:54

$34.00
145946

1932 ROCKET Mail Airplane Aviator REINHOLD TILING Pre Test Flight OLD Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371677205334

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 3 only, February 28, 1932 * Reinhold Tiling * German rockets pioneer Page 4 of this section has small one column headings: "German Plans Rocket Test" "Inventor of Mail Plane Will Try It This Spring" (see) Coverage on the upcoming test of the 1st rocket mail plane by Reinhold Tiling. See image for brief text here. Complete section 3 only with 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 07, 2016 06:12

$28.00
145945

TWILIGHT INN Haines Falls Greene County NY New York FIRE Disaster 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371677199228

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, July 15, 1926 * Twilight Inn resort fire disaster * Haines Falls, New York The front page has a one column heading: "14 Bodies Taken From Hotel Ruins; 18 Yet Missing" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the Twilight Inn resort fire disaster at Haines Falls, New York. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends August 07, 2016 06:00

$29.00
145918

LUIGI BECALLI 1st Italian to Win Olympics GOLD Medal in Running 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371675467771

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1932 * Luigi Becalli wins gold medal * 1932 Summer Olympics - Los Angeles * First ever Italian to win gold in running The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BECCALI OF ITALY WINS 1,500 METERS AT OLYMPIC GAMES" with subheads. (see) The sport's section (page 17) has a banner headline: "Beccali of Italy Closes With Closes With Rush to Capture Olympic 1,500-Meter Run Title" and related photo. (see) First report coverage on Luigi Beccali becoming the first Italian to win an Olympic gold medal in running. Other Olympic news of the day as well. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 15:16

$33.00
145917

SECOND NEW DEAL Franklin D. Roosevelt State of the Union Address 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371675467102

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 5, 1935 * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * State of the Union Address * Second New Deal announced The front page has a three column headline: "ROOSEVELT TO MAKE JOBS FOR 3,500,000 NOW ON RELIEF; PUSHES HIS SOCIAL PROGRAM" with many subheads. Much more on pages 2 & 3 with loads of text. 1st report coverage of Franklin D. Roosevelt's state of the union address in which he plans to implement the "Second New Deal". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends August 05, 2016 15:15

$45.00
145916

WILLIAM BOYD Hollywood Film Hopalong Cassidy Actor CIGARETTES Ad 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501167674

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 21, 1932 * William Boyd - Hopalong Cassidy * Hollywood "Golden Age" actor * Lucky Strikes cigarettes ad Page 16 has a 15 x 9 inch advertisement for Lucky Strike cigarettes, promoted by Hollywood actor William Boyd. (see) News, sports and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 05, 2016 15:14

$35.00
145915

GEORGE 'BUGS' MORAN Chicago Prohibition Era Gangster ARRESTED 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501167144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1946. * George 'Bugs' Moran arrested * Chicago Prohibition Gangster Page 21 has a two column heading: "Moran, Chicago 'Dry' Era Gangster, Held In Kentucky on Ohio Armed Hold-Up Charge" See images for text here. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 05, 2016 15:13

$39.00
145910

Rare Unusual MINIATURE Old West Oakland California w/ Supplement 1889 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501160029

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNY WHISTLE, Oakland, California, January 1, 1889 * Rare title A neat, tiny newspaper with a motto in the masthead: "There is Little Pay But Lots of Fun." This paper is complete in 6 pages and measures just 4 by 5 1/2 inches and is in excellent condition. It has a few news tidbits but is primarily taken up with advertisements. There is also a single sheet "Supplement" which is a photo captioned: "Leisure Hours" showing 2 young boys fishing (see), blank on the reverse. Great condition.

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Ends August 05, 2016 15:00

$37.00
145908

CAMILLE D'ARVILLE Comic Opera Operetta Singer DEATH 1932 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371675455617

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 11, 1932 * Camille D'Arville death * Comic opera singer Page 30 has a one column heading: "CAMILLE D'ARVILLE, OPERA STAR, DIES" 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. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:57

$33.00
145907

SIR RONALD ROSS British Medical Doctor Work on MALARIA Death 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371675454412

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 17, 1932 * Sir Ronald Ross death * Malaria - mosquitoes Page 15 has a one column heading: "SIR RONALD ROSS, MALARIA'S FOE, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Ronald Ross, British medical doctor who received the Nobel Prize for Medicine for his work on the transmission of malaria. 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 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 ... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:55

$33.00
145905

NEW YORK YANKEES Win AL Pennant & PHAR LAP Mounted Taxidermy 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501154373

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1932 * Phar lap - Australian thoroughbred racehorse * New York Yankees capture AL pennant Page 18 has a small one column heading: "Phar Lap Mounted in Yonkers; To Be Exhibited at Belmont". See photo for brief text. Page 17 has a five column headline: "League Championship Captured by Yankees" with subheads (see photos). This would be Babe Ruth's last pennant with the New York Yankees. The Yanks would go on to win the World Series. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. 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 i... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:52

$37.00
145901

MAHATMA GANDHI Death Fast & Al "Scarface" Capone Prison Release ? 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501149828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1932 * Mahatma Gandhi death fast * Gangster Al Capone * Prison release ? The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI GROWS WEAK; TRUCE THOUGHT NEAR" with subheads. (see) Page 14 has a one column heading: "AL CAPONE MAKES NEW LIBERTY PLEA" with subheads. (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-qual... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:45

$34.00
145898

JIMMIE FOXX Philadelphia Athletics HOME RUN #58 MLB Season Leader 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371675445574

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 26, 1932 * Jimmie Foxx home run # 58 * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball * Final HR of the season (leader) The sport's section (page 19) has a one column heading: "FOXX HITS NO. 58, BUT MACKMEN BOW" with subheads & box scores. (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 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individual... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:41

$34.00
145897

MAHATMA GANDHI Ends Six Days FASTING Harijans Poona India 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501146732

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 27, 1932 * Mohandas Gandhi - The Mahatma * Six day fasting - hunger strike ends * Untouchables to Harijans * Poona, India The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Gandhi Breaks Fast as British Accepts Pact; Hindus Launch Drive to End Untouchability" (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-qua... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:40

$37.00
145863

JEWISH CITY CREATION Jews Grand Island Niagara River New York 1825 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391500170486

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept.24, 1825 * Jewish city creation * Grand Island, New York * Niagara River One of the articles on an inside page reads in its entirety: "The ceremony of laying the corner stone, of what is to be a city of the Jews, on Grand Island, N.Y. took place on the 14th instant, and Mr. Noah, editor of the New York National Advocate, governor and judge of Israel, has issued a proclamation which for the ridiculous, may be compared with that of a certain general to the 'men of New York', during the late war. We have not time to notice it further at present." This was the project of newspaper publisher Mordecai Manuel Noah, who is credited with being the first Je... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2016 06:30

$84.00
145862

Rare LOGANSPORT Cass County Indiana Swine Hog Pig Advertisements 1900 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371674453105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WHINERY'S SWINE ADVOCATE, Logansport, Indiana, June 9, 1900 * Rare title "Devoted to the Interests of the Breeder and Feeder" as noted in the masthead. The focus of this little periodical is pigs, with the first article: "The Breeding & Feeding of Hogs". Only goes to show there was a periodical for every interest. Still with original outer wrappers, 18 pages, 8 by 10 1/2 inches, great condition.

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Ends August 04, 2016 06:28

$27.00
145861

NELLIE BLY Elizabeth Jane Cochrane TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Prints 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391500169516

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Jan. 18, 1890 * Nellie Bly - American journalist print * Around the World (during) Inside has a nice 5 1/2 by 3 1/2 inch portrait of "Nellie Bly", plus a similar-sized portrait of "Miss Elizabeth Bisland", and caption: "The Attempt To Make The Circuit Of The Globe In Seventy-Two Days--Portraits Of The Rival Tourists". Both are part of a brief article entitled: 'The Globe Trotters' " (see). Also in this issue is a full page with six scenes: "Buying A Hundred Shares Of Stock--The Process Illustrated", plus captions for each scene and a report: "A Hundred Shares Of Stock". Plus a full page: "California--Destruction of a Portion of Sierra City on ... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2016 06:26

$116.00
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