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174775

SARA TEASDALE Lyric Poet "I Shall Not Care" Poem SUICIDE Death 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739652680

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 30, 1933 * Sara Teasdale suicide death * "I Shall Not Care" poem * American lyric poet The front page has a one column heading: "SARA TEASDALE, POET, FOUND DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 4 with photo and her poem "I Shall Not Care" which was thought to be her suicide note. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these hi... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:14

$48.00
174774

IBN SAUD Saudi Arabian Oil Industry Begins Standard Oil Company 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384178161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, August 8, 1939 * Saudi Arabia oil industry in it's infancy * California Arabian Standard Oil Company * Ibn Saud - 1st monarch of Saudi Arabia The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "More Arabian Oil" with related map. Brief article begins with: "King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia is understood to have granted the Standard Oil Company of California..." (see) Historic report here at the beginning of the oil industry in Saudi Arabia. Complete with all 14 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:14

$57.00
174773

BATTLE OF CORREGIDOR Island Manila Bay Surrenders Japanese 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384177290

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 6, 1942 * United States surrender Corregidor * Manila Bay, Philippines * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline: "CORREGIDOR SURRENDERS; 10,000 U. S. Prisoners Taken; Wainwright Asks Japs' Terms" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:13

$62.00
174772

SCOTTSBORO BOYS Alabama Blacks African Americans Rape Case ENDS 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384175598

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, July 25, 1937 * Scottsboro Boys case ends The front page has a one column heading: "Scottsboro Attack Case Ended" with subhead: "Four of Nine Defendants Freed" (see) Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:11

$40.00
174771

MAUD YOUNGER Women's Suffrage Woman Equal Rights Amendment Senate 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384174915

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, May 28, 1933 * Maud Younger - suffragist - feminist * Senate meeting re. Women's equal rights The front page of this section has a one column heading: "WOMEN DISAGREE ON 'EQUAL RIGHTS'" with subheads. (see) Complete section 2 only with all 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:10

$33.00
174770

BABE RUTH Debuts as a MLB Baseball COACH w/ Brooklyn Dodgers 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384174719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 20, 1938. * Babe Ruth debuts as a coach * Brooklyn Dodgers - MLB baseball The front page of sport's section (page 19) has a one column heading: "BABE NEW IDOL IN BROOKLYN" with photo and caption: "YOU KNOW HIM" (see) Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:10

$44.00
174769

JOE DiMAGGIO 2nd MLB Baseball Game New York Yankees 1936 San Francisco Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739649697

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 6, 1936 * Joe DiMaggio's 2nd MLB baseball game * San Francisco Seals to New York Yankees The front page of the sport's section (page 25) has a nice banner headline: "DIMAGGIO AGAIN HITS THREE FOR YANKEES" with subheads that include: "North Beach Youth Shows New Yorkers He's 'There'" and box scores. Plus a nice photo of Joe DiMaggio at bat. This was DiMaggio's second game played in the majors. Much is made of him having been a "Seal", formally a member of the San Francisco Seals of the Pacific Coast League, probably the reason for the nice headline here. Rare as such. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label o... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:09

$62.00
174768

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH Quits U.S. Army Air Corps Reserve 1941 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739649526

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, April 28, 1941 * Charles Lindbergh quits his military post * U.S. Army Air Corps Reserve * Aviator - Atlantic Ocean solo flight fame The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "LINDBERGH QUITS THE ARMY" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:08

$45.00
174766

1941 CITIZEN KANE Orson Wells Movie REVIEW & Premiere Advertisement NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739644488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 2, 1941 * Original "Citizen Kane" review * Movie premiere advertisement Page 22 has the review of what is considered by many the greatest film all time, Citizen Kane. A six column heading reads: "Orson Welles' Citizen Kane Is a Masterpiece of the Cinema" The review includes a photo of Dorothy Comingore, and also on the same page is an advertisement for the film playing at the Palace Theater (see images). Complete in 42 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 14:59

$88.00
174765

APOLLO 11 Moon Spaceflight Rocket Takeoff - Neil Armstrong PHOTOS 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384164156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-UNION, Rochester, New York, July 16, 1969 * Apollo 11 spaceflight takeoff * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins The front page has a nice banner headline: "Off to The Moon! Start Goes Well; 3 Brave Men Reach for a Dream" with large photo of the takeoff among others. Nice for display. More on the following pages. First report coverage at the beginning of the historic flight of Apollo 11 which put the very first humans on the Moon. Most issues that were saved was the actual Moon landing making this issue much more uncommon. This is the complete 1st section only (pages 1-20), good condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 14:56

$52.00
174759

Rare 18th Century COLONIAL NEW YORK Short Lived Publication 1753 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739414857

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDEPENDENT REFLECTOR, New York, January 25, 1753 * Rare Colonial New York original * Short lived title This rare newspaper lasted for less than one year, publishing but 52 issues. Primarily moral and political essays, it gave offense to men in power and was "suppressed by authorities", as Brigham relates. The imprint appears at the bottom of the back page, noting: "New York: Printed by J. Parker at the New Printing Office in Beaver Street...". A fine opportunity to purchase at a reasonable price a very early issue--over 265 years old--by James Parker from the colonial press of New York. American titles from the 1750's are rarely found. Four pages, 6 3/4 by 10 3/4 inches, a bit of foxing, nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:47

$245.00
174758

JEWISH FARMING COMMUNITY ? Funding to be Raised for Jews Judaica 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739414662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1879 Page 2 has an interesting & quite lengthy article: "COLONY FARMING FOR JEWS" "A Project Favored by the Hebrew Convention" "Land to be Bought For Fifty Families With Money Raised by Subscription--Five Hundred Acres Offered as a Gift." An interesting program of which we were not familiar. Eight pages, 4 binding holes near the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:46

$47.00
174756

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Candidate for President & his Views on Slavery 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383790911

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 4, 1860 * Abraham Lincoln * Presidential candidate * Views on slavery Page 4 has a great and timely item concerning Lincoln's views on slavery, headed: "Lincoln and Slavery--Conservatism of the Republican Candidate". It begins: "The attempt to prove Mr. Lincoln a radical Abolitionist, which was so eagerly entered upon at the outset of the canvass, seems to lag. It is getting to be decidedly up-hill work...". Included is a copy of a rare letter dated "March 3, 1837" concerning slavery, signed in type: Dan Stone and A. Lincoln. This is followed by interview questions to Lincoln with his responses. The full articles takes 1 1/2 columns. Page 2 has: "The Last Slaver Captured" "The Brig Triton Taken... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:45

$75.00
174755

Famous UNITE OR DIE Benjamin Franklin CARTOON Print 1774 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739414339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL; AND THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, December 7, 1774 * Benjamin Franklin's "Unite Or Die" cartoon If there was one graphic which represented the spirit of the Revolutionary War it would have to be the ubiquitous segmented snake with the famous "Unite Or Die" caption. The engraving, a prominent device in the masthead of this newspaper, shows a snake cut into various pieces, each with a label of a colony with the implied message that only by each of the separate colonies uniting under a single cause could the country--the snake--hope to strike back & be successful in defeating the British. Ben Franklin is credited with creating this device, considered the very first politic... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:45

$15,000.00
174753

TAXATION WITHOUT REPRESENTATION & War of the Regulation NC Ends 1771 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383790421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL & THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, August 15, 1771 * re. Taxation without representation * War of the Regulation ends This newspaper features one of the larger & more decorative masthead engravings to be found in a colonial America newspaper. Most of the ftpg. is taken up with a letter from the Mass. House of Representatives to their British agent concerning taxation. Near the beginning is: "We cannot think the doctrine of the right of Parliament to tax us is given up while an act remains in force for that purpose, and is daily put in execution; and the longer it remains, the more danger there is of the people's becoming so accustomed to arbitrary & unconstitutional taxes, as to pay th... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:44

$240.00
174752

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew OLYMPIC GOLD vs. Germany 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739413990

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 14, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Wins Olympic gold in rowing (day of) * Famous upset vs. Nazi Germany The top of the front page of the sport's section has a nice banner headline: "HUSKIES ROW IN OLYMPIC FINALS TODAY" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew going for the the gold vs. Nazi Germany in the 1936 Summer Olympics in rowing. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning and a minor wear at the margins, small library stamp on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The rowing competition was dominated by the hosts, Germany, who medaled in every event and took five of the seven gold medal... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:44

$44.00
174751

JESSE OWENS Wins Athlete of Year & JOE LOUIS Heavyweight Boxing 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383790188

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, December 15, 1936 * Jesse Owens wins athlete of the year award * Joe Louis (Brown bomber) vs.Eddie Simms * Heavyweight boxing match The front page of the sport's section (page 19) has a two column heading: "Louis Dusts Off Eddie Simms in 26 Seconds Flat" with subhead. First report coverage on the heavyweight fight between Joe Louis and Eddie Simms. Page 5 of the sport's section has a one column heading: "Jesse Owens Winner of 1936 Award" with subhead and photo. (see) Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp & address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:43

$40.00
174750

CITY OF SAN FRANCISCO Streamlined Train Nevada Wreck DISASTER 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739413795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Mass., August 14, 1939 * 'City Of San Francisco' train wreck The front page has a banner headline: "G-MEN TRAIL WRECKERS!" with various subheads and photo. (see) Much more on the following pages with full page pictorials. Nice to have in this San Francisco publication. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:42

$67.00
174749

1ST MEDAL OF HONOR Recipients w/ Jacob Parrott & More Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739413238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 26, 1863 * 1st Medal of Honor recipients * American Civil War * Jacob Parrott & more This issue has a report quite inconspicuous in its presentation yet exceedingly significant in its place in history. It reports the very first recipients of perhaps the most prestigious & coveted award for military valor: the Medal of Honor. Page 4 has a one column heading: "Private Soldiers Rewarded For Meritorious Service" which includes the background of the honored soldiers & mentions in part: "...six of the number arrived in Washington...had an interesting interview with...the Secretary of War...The Secretary presented each of them a medal such as was authorized by the late Congress for meritorious conduct... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:42

$165.00
174748

BEST President JAMES BUCHANAN Annual State of the Union Address 1857 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739412420

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 9, 1857 * President James Buchanan * State of the Union Address * Best title to be had - rare a such A portion of the front page and most of page 2 are taken up with: "The President's Message" which was the annual state-of-the-union address of the President to the nation, signed in type at its conclusion: James Buchanan. Within the very lengthy address Buchanan address the major issues of the year both domestic & international. Not the least of the concerns is the situation in Kansas. One bit notes: "...Should she be admitted into the Union with a constitution either maintaining or abolishing slavery, against the sentiment of the people, this could have no other e... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:41

$245.00
174747

Rare Colonial VIRGINIA GAZETTE w/ Williamsburg Gunpowder Incident 1774 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383788558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: VIRGINIA GAZETTE, Williamsburg, April 21, 1775 * Very rare Colonial Virginia title * Gunpowder Incident - Affair This newspaper was published by Alexander Purdie, a distinction to be made since there were three newspapers of this title printed in Williamsburg during the early period of the Revolutionary War. A very rare opportunity for a scarce title from colonial Virginia. Certainly the most notable content is a terrific report on the historic Gunpowder Incident which is found in the four page "Supplement" attached to the issue. The Gunpowder Incident was a conflict early in the Revolutionary War between Lord Dunmore, the governor of Virginia, and militia led by Patrick Henry. On April 20, one day after the Batt... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:41

$9,700.00
174746

Best Mobster AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Tax Evasion Case GUILTY 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383787896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 19, 1931 * Al 'Scarface' Capone guilty * Infamous tax evasion conviction * Best title to be had - very rare The banner headline announces: "SWIFT PENALTY FOR CAPONE" with a one-column subhead; "Tax Conviction Term May Be Set Tomorrow". Although "Scareface" Al Capone was involved in many criminal activities, it was tax evasion which ultimately put him behind bars. The article takes a full column and concludes on an inside page. Terrific to have this report in a Chicago newspaper. Also on the front page has: "Thomas Edison Will Be Buried At Milan, Ohio" with a large ftpg. cartoon memorial for the death of Thomas Edison. The complete 34 page newspaper and this is the "rag edition" printed... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:40

$145.00
174745

Best JACK Machine Gun McGURN Al Capone's Hit Man ASSASSINATION 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739411288

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, February 15, 1936 * Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassination * St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame * Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a nice banner headline: " 'MACHINE GUN' M'GURN SLAIN" with a column headline: "Capone Chief Shot Down in Bowling Alley" which has subheads: "Guns Blaze; McGurn Dies" "Yell Is Murder Signal" "Reminded of Massacre". The article carries over to page 2. The back page is filled with photos, four of which concern this report. Part of the bkpg. banner head: " 'Machine Gun Jack' McGurn Slain...". One of the photos shows how the Moran gangsters mowed down its victims at the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, this being ... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:39

$370.00
174744

FDR President Franklin D. Roosevelt Warm Springs GA Georgia DEATH 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383786783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE--EXTRA, April 13, 1945 * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Warm Springs, Georgia * World War II - WWII The large ftpg. headline announces: "F.D.R. DIES ! " in dramatic fashion, with the letters dropped out of a black box. A related Subhead: "The President Cerebral Hemorrhage Cause Of Death at Warm Springs; Truman Is Sworn Into Office" with more, including a large photo of him. The complete first section with pages 1-12, some wear at the spine margin, good condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:39

$39.00
174742

Best KING GEORGE VI Death & QUEEN ELIZABETH II Reigns as Monarch 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383786493

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING STANDARD, London, Feb. 6, 1952 * King George VI death * Queen Elizabeth II reigns * Best title to be had ? The banner headline announces to the citizens of London: "THE KING IS DEAD" "Peaceful End In His Sleep" with the bulletin headed: "Sandringham Bulletin This Morning" making this a desired same-day report of the death of King George VI. His eldest daughter, Princess Elizabeth, became the new Queen of England. Great to have this account in a British newspaper. Tabloid size, complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:38

$63.00
174741

United States GOLD STANDARD Dropped FDR Franklin D. Roosevelt 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739410891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 20, 1933. * U.S. Gold Standard dropped * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR The front page has a nice five column headline: "GOLD STANDARD DROPPED FOR THE PRESENT TO LIFT PRICES AND AID OUR TRADE POSITION; PLANS FOR CONTROLLED INFLATION DRAFTED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage of FDR dropping the Gold Standard for the United States. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:38

$57.00
174740

BANK NOTES Paper Money Currency Cutting 1/2 ROBBERY Prevention in 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372739410773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Feb. 16, 1782 * Cutting paper money in half * Prevention of mail robberies This issue has a quite unusual print on This issue has a quite unusual print on page 3, prefaced with a bit of text headed: "TO PREVENT MAIL ROBBERIES" and with the text reading: "It is recommended to all persons, at present uninformed, who may have occasion to send BANK NOTES by the post, to cut them in two parts, according to the following specimen where it is marked with a blank line, and send them by different posts, first writing the name, date, and year at the end of the note & the letter and number at the other end. By this means each part will contain a sufficient specification of the whole & pr... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:37

$37.00
174739

1ST NAMED AIR BATTLE of the Heligoland Bight in World War II 1939 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383782963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 19, 1939 * Battle of the Heligoland Bight * North Sea - Germany * 1st "named" air battle of WWII The top of the front page has a one column heading: "34 PLANES SHOT DOWN IN BATTLE, GERMANS CLAIM" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the Battle of the Heligoland Bight. 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 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, li... See More  

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:32

$40.00
174738

AMELIA EARHART Airplane LOST over Pacific Ocean Fame Led to Death 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392383782703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 11, 1938 * Amelia Earhart lost at sea * Captain Hilton H. Railey * "Preface To Greatness" * re. Lost in Pacific Ocean The top of page 49 has a one column heading: "MISS EARHART HELD VICTIM OF 'CAREER'" with subheads. (see) Amelia Earhart was lost over a year earlier. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 52 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 15, 2019 07:32

$57.00
174737

GONE WITH THE WIND Movie Film Premieres in Atlanta GA Georgia 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392382908492

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, December 16, 1939 * Gone With The Wind - film - movie * Premiere in Atlanta, Georgia (1st report) * Clark Gable - Vivien Leigh - Leslie Howard Here is a report on the most successful movie of all time in terms of ticket sales. The front page has a one column heading: "Atlanta Cheers 'Gone With Wind'" Related photo is on page 5. (see) Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with archival mend along the right margin, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends September 14, 2019 15:01

$62.00
174735

(2) RUNAWAY SLAVES w/ Descriptions Washington D.C. Advertisements 1839 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738892142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, City of Washington, July 25, 1839 * Runaway slave advertisements A front page notice offers a $400 Reward for a runaway "[black] man" and a "mulatto boy" with a description of each and details about the reward. (see) Page 2 has a even more interesting ad headed: "Five Hundred Dollars Reward" which has descriptions of 4 runaway slaves. (see) Unusual to have an ad such as this from out nation's capital. Other news and advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2019 14:59

$34.00
174734

GRAF ZEPPELIN Airship 1st Around World Flight Completion Eckener 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738891919

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 29, 1929 * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (historic) * Hugo Eckener The front page has a two column headline: "ZEPPELIN IN PENNSYLVANIA; HERE EARLY THIS MORNING; PAYS NIGHT VISITS TO 4 CITIES" with subheads. (see) 1st report coverage on the completion of the around the World flight by the Graf Zeppelin. The airship would land in Lakehurst, New Jersey on this day. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends September 14, 2019 14:59

$44.00
174718

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Letter Emancipation Slavery CONFEDERATE 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738129273

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 22, 1862 * Includes a letter signed by President Abraham Lincoln * Discussion on emancipation * From the Capital of the Confederacy A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Among the front page war-related items are: "From Beaver Dam", "From Madison and Orange", "The Shelling of Hamilton, North Carolina", "Exchange of Prisoners", "From Charlottesville", "Latest News From the North--The Great War Meeting in New York--Efforts to Drum Up More Men--Inflammatory Speeches--Letters from President Lincoln, Seward, Sumner, Edward Everett, & Others--The Border State Representatives on Emancipation" and included in this very lengthy article is the lett... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:23

$95.00
174717

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381500718

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 10, 1863 * Rare rebel title A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page items on the Civil War are: "From Gloucester" "The Situation at Fredericksburg" "Officers' Horses & Mules" "Latest News From the North" "City Intelligence" "Bombardment of Vicksburg" "Telegraphic News" and other smaller items. The back page includes a very lengthy editorial beginning; "The Confederate Senate has resolved with singular unanimity that the President should issue a proclamation to dissuade the people...from the further cultivation of cotton & tobacco & to enjoin upon them the production of grain...". Other topics are discussed in this editorial as well. Also on t... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:22

$83.00
174716

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON Gen. Gideon Pillow 1862 CONFEDERATE Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738128974

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, March 5, 1862 * General Gideon Johnson Pillow * Battle of Fort Donelson - Tennessee * From the capital of Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate States of America. Page two has much detail on: "The Battles At Fort Donelson - General Pillow's Report - Battle of Trenches, Feb. 11 - Battle of Dover, Feb. 15th" with the report signed in type by: Gid. J. Pillow, Brig. General Confederates States Army. Page 2 also has an editorial on events of the Civil War, primarily the battle of Fort Donelson, noting: "...The cause of the final surrender is indicated by the General & confirmed by all other witnesses, is now quite clear. The enemy had completely surrounded the pla... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:22

$94.00
174715

Confederate JOHN S. MOSBY Guerrillas Pre Greenback Raid 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738128848

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 21, 1864 * John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader * 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry * From the capital of the Confederacy A wealth of Civil War reporting from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Report Surprise of Mosby's Command" which includes: "...Northern papers say...surprised the camp of Mosby near Piedmont, Va., & captures some artillery, prisoners, horses...the captured guns have been sent to this city...This is all a Yankee lie. Mosby's command has no artillery--not a single cannon. Despite this reported surprise of Mosby's camp his men seem to be hovering about..." with more. This would have been just before Mosby's famous "Greenback Raid". Much oth... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:21

$82.00
174714

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Fever 49ers Head West Miners Mining 1848 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381499762

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 23, 1848 * California Gold Rush * 49ers - mining - mine The front page has not one but three articles on the California Gold Rush including: "California Adventurers" beginning: "The 'stream of human life' is now setting as irresistibly towards California...The gold attraction is so strong that few are willing to lose the time necessary to go by water round the cape or by the overland route..." & more. Also: "The Gold Fever" has a letter beginning: "The gold fever, which is spreading like an epidemic through the whole country...The attempt to guard the public property from gold-hunters & squatters...might lead to very serious consequences..." and much more. And then: "Late... See More  

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$72.00
174713

LOUIS DAGUERRE & Early Photography Invention DAGUERREOTYPE 1839 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381499267

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 30, 1839 * Louis Daguerre and his Daguerreotype * Invention of photography Certainly the prime content in this issue is the very historic and early front page report on the invention of photography, headed: "The Daguerrotipe". The text takes takes two-thirds of a column and begins: "You have perhaps heard of the Daguerrotipe,so called from the discoverer, M. Daguerre. It is one of the most beautiful discoveries of the age..." with much, much more on this historic invention. Page 3 has a short report headed: "The Mormons" noting in part: "Great numbers of this unfortunate sect...are encamped near Quincy, Illinois, in a state of destitution of the necessaries of life. ... See More  

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$144.00
174712

Best MARTIN VAN BUREN State of the Union Address 1839 Washington D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738128312

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 25, 1839 * President Martin Van Buren * State of the Union Address The entire page 2 and nearly one-third of page 3 are taken up with the President's annual state-of-the-union address, headed: "MESSAGE of the President Of the United States Transmitted to Both Houses of Congress, Dec. 24, 1839". As was typical with such addresses the President touches upon the happenings of the year. It is signed by him at the conclusion: M. Van Buren. Terrific to have this report in a Washington newspaper, where the address was given. The top of page 3 has an editorial on it headed: "The Message". Also of curious interest--and perhaps not surprising in this Christmas Day issue--i... See More  

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$98.00
174711

WEST VIRGINIA Becoming a State & Battle of Prairie Grove1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381498558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 10, 1862 * West Virginia becoming a state Although this issue was printed during the midst of the Civil War and contains a wealth of reporting on the war, the most significant item is the discussion concerning West Virginia becoming a state, with front page heads including: "FROM WASHINGTON" "The Admission of West Virginia" "Mr. Conway's Speech in Opposition". It would formally join the Union on June 20, 1863. Other reports relating to the Civil War include: "39 of the Condemned Indians to be Hanged" "Another Battle In Arkansas" "A Decisive Union Victory" "The Enemy 24,000 Strong" "From General Burnside's Army" "Capture of Sutlers and Wagons by White's Band" "From Gen. Grant's Army" "A Pointed ... See More  

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$25.00
174710

(2) FIRST BATTLE OF BULL RUN Both Confederate & Union 1861 Civil War Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381498277

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: Here is a unique opportunity for a pair of issues--one Yankee and the other Confederate--of the identical date of July 22, 1861 both reporting on the First Battle of Bull Run, one from the New York Tribune and the other from the Confederate capital of Richmond, titled the Daily Dispatch, providing a perspective of how the news was reported with all the "spin" & biases that were rampant on both sides of the border. As you see, both sides claimed victory: TRIBUNE: The top of page 3 begins with a nice stack of column heads: "A GREAT BATTLE FOUGHT" "The Batteries at Bull's Run Carried" "Splendid Union Victory" "The Rebels Routed" "Terrible Slaughter" "They Are Driven Into Manassas Junction" "A Death Blow to Secession" and much... See More  

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$650.00
174709

CONFEDERATES React to Abraham Lincoln's EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381498043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 7, 1862 * Emancipation proclamation - Southern reaction * Abraham Lincoln's famous address The first column of the front page is taken up with interesting reactions in the South to the Emancipation Proclamation with heads: "Interesting From The South" "Important Action in the Rebel Congress on President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation" "The Rules of Civil Warfare to Be Ignored" "Important From General Lee's Army" "He is Said to Be Advancing" "Impending Battle in the Valley". Further down the column is: "The Emancipation Proclamation - President Lincoln's Proclamation Again Before the Rebel Congress" which is the response by Louisiana concerning this controversial document freeing slaves. Mu... See More  

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$42.00
174708

STONEWALL JACKSON'S Arm Amputated Battle of Chancellorsville Civil War 1863 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738126768

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 12, 1863 * Battle of Chancellorsville * Stonewall Jackson's arm amputated (historic) * 2 days before his death Inside pages have a wealth of column heads on the Civil War, some including; "The Battle of Chancellorsville" "Stonewall Jackson's Left Arm Amputated" "A Ball Also Passed Through His Right Hand" with more. This report is dated May 7. He actually died of his wounds on May 10. Other heads: "Our Troops in Camp After the Battle" "The Fresh Start" "Additional Lists of the Killed & Wounded" "The Stoneman Expedition". Another page has a small map of the Vicksburg vicinity with heads: "Investment of Jackson" "Operations of Gen. Grant Between Vicksburg and Jackson" with more. Twelve pages,... See More  

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$57.00
174707

Rare FULL FRONT PAGE Civil War MAP / 2nd Battle of Fredericksburg 1863 Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738125012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 5, 1863 * Rare full front map for display * Second Battle of Fredericksburg A terrific issue for display, as the entire front page -- from top to bottom -- is taken up with a huge map headed: "IMPORTANT MILITARY OPERATIONS IN VIRGINIA. The Seat of War from the Rappahannock to the Nansemond and Blackwater". The map has tremendous detail, showing from Harper's Ferry south to Hicksford and from Stanton east to the Chesapeake Bay. There is much Civil War reporting on the inside pages including heads: "The Latest from Gen. Hooker's Army" "The Second Battle of Fredericksburg" "Terrific Rebel Attack on the Extreme Right" and much more. Complete in 12 pages, very nice, displayable condition.

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:16

$119.00
174706

BATTLE OF CHANCELLORSVILLE Virginia Stonewall Jackson 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381496096

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1863 * Battle of Chancellorsville - Virginia * Where Stonewall Jackson would die Among the front page first column heads: "Terrible Battle Fought on Saturday & Sunday at Chancellorsville" "Unsuccessful Attempt of Stonewall Jackson to Turn General Hooker's Right" "A Terrific & Successful Night Attack Upon the Enemy" "A Fierce Battle of Six Hours' Duration on Sunday "The Results in Our Favor, but Undecisive" "A Fair Stand-up Fight" and more. The balance of the ftpg. is taken up with related reports. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:16

$39.00
174705

WHIRLAWAY Preakness Stakes Thoroughbred Horse Racing Triple Crown 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738124574

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, section 2 (sports) only, May 11, 1941 * Whirlaway - horse racing * Preakness Stakes win (2nd of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner The front page of this section has 3 related photos with heading: "Whirlaway In The Preakness" (see) The top of page 2 has a four column headline: "Whirlaway Adds Preakness Victory To Derby Triumph" with subhead and racing chart. This was the 2nd of 3 historic wins for the famed horse in the quest for the triple crown. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning with a few archival along the margin, generally nice.

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:16

$47.00
174704

1675 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 344 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381495674

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 20, 1675 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for f... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:15

$47.00
174703

Rare CHRONOTYPE w/ Train Locomotive Masthead Engraving 1846 Old Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372738123485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY CHRONOTYPE, Boston, August 20, 1846 * Uncommon title See the great, early engraving of a railroad train in the masthead. An interesting array of news tidbits of the day. Four pages, nice condition. This is the vol. 1 number 13 issue of a title which lasted about 4 years.

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:15

$37.00
174702

Best GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE Construction Workers Fall 1937 San Francisco Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392381495197

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, February 18, 1937 * Gold Gate Bridge disaster * Construction workers fall The front page has a great banner headline above the masthead: "GATE SPAN TRAGEDY KILLS 10; WORK PLATFORM RIPS THROUGH SAFETY NET, PLUNGES 12 IN SEA" with subheads and related photo (see images). Nice for display. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 13, 2019 15:15

$72.00
174697

Very 1st THE MASTERS Golf Tournament Day One w/ BOBBY JONES 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372737974288

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALBANY EVENING NEWS, March 22, 1934 * 1st Masters Tournament * 1st day of play - Augusta GA Page 32 has a banner headline: "Runyan Stroke Ahead of Jones at Turn in First Round of Masters' Tourney" with subheads. see) This was the very first day of the 1st Master's making this a very significant issue for any golf collector. Complete with all 40 pages, binding slits along the spine, some margin wear, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The first "Augusta National Invitation" Tournament, as the Masters was originally known, began on March 22, 1934, and was won by Horton Smith. The present name was adopted in 1939. The Masters Tournament, also known as The Masters, or The U.S. Masters outside of the Unite... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2019 10:47

$57.00
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