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178279

1st AMERICAN Air Force Bombing in Nazi Occupied Europe WWII 1942 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641611376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 5, 1942 * 1st ever American bombing mission in Europe (1st report) * World War II - WWII - United States Air Force The front page has a three column heading: "U. S. JOINS RAF IN HOLIDAY RAID ON DUTCH OBJECTIVES" with subhead: "...Six of 12 Bombers Manned by Americans" This was the very 1st use of the United States Air Force over enemy occupied Europe. Complete with 30+ pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:20

$40.00
178278

CHERBOURG FRANCE Allies Liberating World War II Post D-Day 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916552355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 24, 1944 * Capturing Cherbourg, France * Post D-Day - Normandy landings * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "RIP CHERBOURG LINES" with subheads. Nice for display. Coverage continues on page 5 with related map. (see) Complete with all 22 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 February 16, 2020 15:19

$44.00
178277

TAIWAN Republic of China Recognized by the United States U.S. 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916551850

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 28, 1928 * Republic of China (Taiwan) recognized The top of page 16 has a one column heading: "ADMIT U. S. HAS RECOGNIZED NEW RULERS IN CHINA" (see) First report coverage on the United States recognizing the Republic of China (Taiwan) for the 1st time. Nice to have in this World famous publication. Complete with all 40pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:19

$44.00
178276

YALTA Conference BIG THREE Meeting FDR Stalin Churchill WWII 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916551576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, February 13, 1945 * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Churchill - Stalin * Yalta Conference re. Germany & post war Europe The front page has a banner headline that announces: "DESTROY NAZIS, BIG 3 AGREE" with subheads and related photo. Complete with all 16 pages, some stray pen notations on unrelated inside pages, light toning at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:19

$47.00
178275

ATTACKS ON KURE and the Inland Sea JAPAN United States Navy 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641607201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1945 * Attacks on Kure and the Inland Sea - Japan * United States Third Fleet - air raid * Imperial Japanese Navy sinkings * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column headline: "20 JAPANESE WARSHIPS DAMAGED" with subheads. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:18

$40.00
178274

ATTACK ON YOKOSUKA Japan United States Navy Air Raid1945 World War II Newwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916550622

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1945 * Attack on Yokosuka - Japan * United States Navy air raid * Imperial Japanese Navy The front page has a great banner headline: "CARRIER PLANES LASH REMNANTS OF FOE'S NAVY AS OUR WARSHIPS SHELL TOKYO BAY ENTRANCE" with subheads. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 40 pages, a little wear along the top margin, otherwise very nice.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:18

$40.00
178272

Rare GREAT FIRE OF LONDON Medieval City Conflagration 1666 England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641603139

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Oct. 4, 1666 * The Great London Fire period coverage * Among the earliest newspapers to be had One of the greatest calamities and more notable events to strike London in its long history is the Great Fire which destroyed much of the city in September, 1666. Finding period references to it are exceedingly difficult, as the number of newspapers publishing in 1666 was extremely small, this title certainly being the most significant. Page 2 contains a brief report with a "Westminster" dateline of September 28, noting: "This day the House of Commons, reassuming the debate touching the City of London, resolved that the humble Thanks of the House should be given his Majesty for his great care a... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:17

$535.00
178271

KING UMBERTO II OF ITALY Italian Institutional Referendum 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641601702

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1946 * King Umberto II of Italy * 1946 Italian institutional referendum The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FULL RULE OF ITALY GIVEN TO PREMIER; HUMBERT SNUBBED" with subheads. (see) Report continues on page 3 with a few related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:17

$38.00
178270

BAKERSFIELD Kern County California EARTHQUAKE Disaster1952 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916548523

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Extra, August 23, 1952 * Bakersfield, California * Earthquake disaster The front page has a banner headline above the masthead: "STIFF QUAKE JOLTS L.A.L Bakersfield Damage Mounts" with subhead and related photo. Nice for display. More inside. Nice to have in this West Coast title, rare as such. Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:16

$47.00
178269

Shah of IRANIAN HOSTAGE CRISIS Tensions w/ America & Egypt 1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641593201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 1, 1979 * Iranian hostage crisis * Tensions w/ America * Shah of Iran & Egypt ? The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Iran Warns U.S. and Egypt, Boycotts U.S." with subheads. More inside regarding the Hostage crisis. Complete with 36 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:14

$40.00
178268

(3) WAR ADMIRAL All 3 Wins for Triple Crown of Horse Racing 1937 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641590190

Offered are 3 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, a trio of issues dated May 9, 16, and June 6, 1937 Each issue reports one of the triple crown races won by War Admiral: the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, and the Belmont Stakes respectively. See the photos for the coverage and photos of each. Each issue complete, various tears & some chipping at margins. The May 16 issue has a piece cut from the sports page but not affecting the Preakness report.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:12

$79.00
178267

BATTLE OF CORREGIDOR Island Manila Bay Surrenders Japanese 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641589043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Minn. May 6, 1942 * United States surrender Corregidor (day of) * Manila Bay, Philippines * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline in bold lettering: "JAPS INVADE CORREGIDOR" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with all 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:12

$62.00
178266

340 Years Old Very Early RARE 1679 ANTI CATHOLIC Protestant Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641588206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY PACQUET OF ADVICE FROM ROME: OR, THE HISTORY OF POPERY, London, May 2, 1679 * Newspaper from the 17th century * Rare variant title An unusual anti-Catholic newspaper which has a short life before being suppressed. Attached at the back is a single sheet headed: "The Popish Courant" with the same date. The double date is due to the use of two calendars at the time. Complete in 8 pages, 5 1/4 by 7 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:11

$59.00
178265

Early America & Caribbean 18TH CENTURY London England 1767 British UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641587388

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 26, 1767 * Early America Page 2 has most of a column headed: "America" with reports from the Caribbean and Charleston, the later noting a request for repeal of an Act of Parliament restraining the emission of paper currency in America. Other items. Another page has a rare illustration, seldom found in such early issues, of a discovery in a digging in Dorsetshire, being an urn with another print of the pattern on it (see). Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:11

$26.00
178264

Nathan LEOPOLD and Richard LOEB Bobby Franks Murder Trial Begins 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916540510

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., July 22, 1924 * Bobby Franks murder trial begins * Nathan Leopold and Richard Leob The top of the front page has three column headline: "THE MOST DRAMATIC CRIMINAL TRIAL OF DECADE OPENS TODAY" with subhead. (see) Complete with 10 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:09

$44.00
178263

OCILLA GA Georgia BLACK Lynching Lynched Burning James Irwin 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916540154

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, February 2, 1930. * James Irwin black lynching * Ocilla, Irwin County, Georgia The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "[Black] Lynched For Slaying Of White Girl, 14" (see) First report coverage on the lynching of black, James Irwin, in Ocilla, Georgia. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:08

$40.00
178262

ADOLPH HITLER Germany Annexes Sudetenland & Chamberlain Speech 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641574441

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 1, 1938 * Chamberlain's "it is peace for our time"... * German annexation of Sudetenland begins * Nazis - Adolph Hitler enters Czechoslovakia The day prior British Prime Minster Neville Chamberlain gave a speech concerning the Munich Agreement and the Anglo-German Declaration and assured the British people that: "...it is peace for our time". (see text) The front page has a banner headline: "GERMAN TROOPS MARCH IN" with subh... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:03

$58.00
160451

Rare MAXFIELD PARRISH Harper's Weekly Christmas Plum Pudding PRINT1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391962779422

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY--CHRISTMAS, Dec. 14, 1895 * Maxfield Parrish * Christmas Certainly the feature of this issue is the great Maxfield Parrish front cover which shows a waiter delivering a plate with Christmas pudding. Typically this desirable cover is lacking as they were extracted from volumes over the years. Rare to find an issue with this cover intact. Although the prints within pale in comparison, they include a full pg: "The Christmas Season in the Shopping District."; a 1/4 pg. portrait: "Madame Calve as Anita in 'La Navarraise'."; full pg: "Buying Christmas Presents." 2/3 pg. illus: "Maternity."; full pg: "Je Vous Salue, Marie (Hail Mary)."; doublepg. centerfold: "An Unwelcome Toast... See More  

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Ends February 16, 2020 10:13

$192.00
178237

CHATTANOOGA CAMPAIGN Lookout Mountain Missionary Ridge 1863 CIVIL WAR Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392640052003

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Dec. 5, 1863 * Chattanooga Campaign - Tennessee * Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge & more As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. Most of the front page is taken up with: "The Military Situation" giving the latest war-related reports. Inside pages contain: "A Chaplain's Complaint" "Volunteer & Regular Navy Officers" "The Department of Missouri" "Casualties in Major-General Grant's Army" "The Victory In Tennessee" which was the battle of Chattanooga; "The Union Prisoners at Richmond" "The Campaign in Tennessee" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/3 inches, nice eagle in the masthea... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:19

$31.00
178236

(5) Rare & Early 18th Century 1706-1734 Newspapers w/ Nice Masthead Engravings


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915332716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE POST BOY, London Here is an interesting set of five different issues dating from 1706, 1715, 1719, 1729 and 1734 * Rare & early 18th century issues (5) * Nice masthead engravings (different) As was often the case newspapers which existed over 30 years the masthead would often change, sometimes subtly. Here is a set with each masthead being slightly different, the earliest 2 with two engravings each, all differently slightly, and the last without any masthead engravings. Each issue is complete as a single sheet newspaper in nice condition. A great price for 5 different issues from the early 1700's.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:19

$99.00
178235

Very Rare TUCSON AZ Pima County Old West Arizona Territory 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915332194

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA CITIZEN, Tucson, Pima County, A.T. [Arizona Territory] July 3, 1875 * Very rare title Many years ago we had a reasonable inventory of this title, but today this issue is among our last. A nice assortment of news articles and ads. The back page has a full column: "Letter From Col. Hodge - Description of the Country About San Carlos and on the Way to Camp Apache". Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some minor margin tears, good condition.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:18

$150.00
178234

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915331757

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDEPENDENT REFLECTOR, New York, April 26, 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. This issue has several random themes, with a page 2 paragraph beginning; "The love of Liberty is natural to our species & an affection for posterity, interwoven with the human frame...Do you not then think yourselves free? Our laws, our Assemblies, the guardianship of our Mother Country, the mildest & the best of Kings do they not convince you that hitherto you know not what is servitude?...". A fine opportun... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:18

$235.00
178233

STONEWALL JACKSON Confederate General DEATH 1863 Virginia Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915331442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, Virginia, May 14, 1863 * Confederate General Stonewall Jackson death * From wound at Battle of Chancellorsville * From a Virginia publication - rare as such Technically Alexandria was a Confederate city for one day, as the day after Virginia voted to secede from the Union federal troops moved in this city neighboring the nation's capital and occupied it. The front page begins with: "Death of Gen. 'Stonewall' Jackson" which is provided by two dispatches, each signed in type: R. E. Lee. Jackson was accidentally killed by friendly fire. War news on pages 2 and 3, plus page 4 has: "The Attack on Charleston" "The Negro Troops" and "Regiment of Negroes" among other items. Four pages, 9 by 12 ... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:17

$228.00
178232

1860 JOHN C. HEENAN vs. Tom Sayers World Heavyweight BOXING Championship PRINTS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915331082

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 12, 1860 * John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers * Famous & 1st World championship boxing The front page has a dramatic print showing: "Round 37" of the Heenan and Sayer fight, erupting into a riot. Above it is a print of "The Champion's Belt of England...". Within is a double page centerfold which includes 8 prints of the Heenan and Sayers fight, while another 4 page print is mostly damaged due to the typical trimming of the issue. Sixteen pages, minor wear with small archival mends at the margins.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:17

$89.00
178231

Best BOB DYLAN John Wesley Harding Album Review 1968 Village Voice Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915330538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, Feb. 1, 1968 Beginning on the front page is a review of Bob Dylan's recently released album "John Wesley Harding", the article titled: "Dylan: Nothing Is Revealed". The author Richard Goldstein takes a very extensive look at the music of Dylan with the review, and in particular the works in this new album, carrying over to take most of a page. As most might be aware "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It introduced free-form, high-spirited, and passionate journalism into the public discourse a tradition it maintained throughout its 60+ year history. Complete in 48 pages, tabloid-size, never bound nor trimme... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:16

$69.00
178230

CHRISTMAS Prints Thomas Nast SANTA CLAUS Harper's Weekly 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392640046951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 1, 1876 * Santa Claus - Christmas * Thomas Nast print Although there are several Christmas-themed print, perhaps the best is the large doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast (considered the creator of the modern version of Santa Claus) captioned: "The Watch On Christmas Eve" showing two children sitting in anticipation, by a fireplace. Small binding holes at the central fold. And equally as nice, and also by Thomas Nast, is the three-quarter page in the "Supplement" captioned: "Seeing Santa Claus" showing a young boy watching Santa Claus about to come down the chimney. This is a rather famous print. Complete in 20 pages with the Supplement, nice condition. The Santa Claus print in ... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:16

$160.00
178229

CHRISTMAS Theme Thomas Nast Prints w/ SANTA CLAUS 1886 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915329423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 25, 1886 * Caricaturist Thomas Nast * Christmas - Santa Claus Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa Claus, as well as being a well-known political cartoonist. The entire front page is a print by Nast captioned: " 'Twas The Night Before Christmas..." which includes a partial scene of Santa Claus in a framed picture. Other prints in this issue include a full page on: "The Thought Reader of Angels" by Bret Harte; a fullpage: "Christmas Eve--The Cousins" showing a woman on a snowy evening; a doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Santa Claus Can't Say that I've Forgotten Anything" showing a young girl standing by the fireplace; a full page: "Tobogganing in New Y... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:15

$200.00
178228

REVOLUTIONARY WAR w/ Gen. George Washington Enemy LONDON England 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915328824

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 13, 1782 * American Revolutionary War * George Washington & Quebec The ftpg. has an item: "...letter from Philadelphia...says that as soon as a reconciliation takes place between them and the Mother Country, the Congress intend to publish a proclamation ordering all their people home who are in the service of France, Spain, or any of the enemies of Great Britain..." and also: "...letters from Quebec speak of the state of that garrison as being in perfect security...correspondence had been detected...with some leading rebels in New England...that an attack was designed to be made in the spring by Washington and the French forces...". Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice c... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:15

$42.00
178227

Rare SALT LAKE CITY Utah Territory Pre Statehood Deseret Mormons 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392640045351

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DESERET NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah (Territory), Jan. 19, 1881 * Mormons - Mormonism A notable newspaper from this Mormon community with a wide range of content both local & national. Complete in 8 pages, but it was never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet. Great condition.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:14

$44.00
178226

Inventor THOMAS EDISON Electrical Electricity Exhibition PRINTS 1884 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392640044466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, October 18, 1884 * Inventor Thomas Edison * Electrical exhibition See the photo for the very nice front page article with one of two illustrations, captioned: "The Edison Electrical Darky" being an electrical lantern worn by an African-American handing out pamphlets at the Edison exhibit at the Exhibition. The other print is captioned: "The Philadelphia Electrical Exhibition--The Edison Exhibit". There is more on an inside page. Additional articles, illustrations and advertisements are with. Sixteen pages, good condition.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:14

$55.00
178225

STRAWBERRY FIELDS Music Festival Advertisement 1970 Greenwich Village Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392640043749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, July 16, 1970 Page 39 has a full page advertisement for the "Strawberry Fields" music festival (Canada) which was going to be held the following month, along with another ad for the Powder Ridge Festival. Also present are large ads for albums and/or concerts for Eric Clapton, Jim Morrison, Mick Jagger, and more. Provenance: This issue comes from The Village Voice's own archives, part of their in-house collection used to create their digital archive. Background: The Village Voice was an American counter-culture newspaper known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It introduced free-form, high-spirited, and passionate journalism into the public discourse -... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:13

$62.00
178224

BLACK LEGION White Supremacist KKK Charles Poole Murder GUILTY 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915326386

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 29, 1936 * Black Legion - American terrorists convictions * Charles Poole murder - lynching * Works Progress Administration organizer * Best title to be had ? - rare as such The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Seven Cult Killers Draw Life Terms for Poole Murder" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo of Poole's wife. Great to have in a Detroit newspaper. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:13

$68.00
178223

BATTLE OF FISHER'S HILL Strasburg Virginia Victory Civil War 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915325860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 23, 1864 * Battle of Fisher's Hill ends in victory * Strasburg, Shenandoah co., Virginia * General Philip H. Sheridan Front page column heads include: "THE SHENANDOAH" "Pursuit of Early up the Valley" "Rebels Make a Stand Beyond Strasburgh" "They Hold An Entrenched Hill" "The Army Of the Potomac" "The News of the Victory in the Shenandoah" "Southern News" "Rebel Views of Grant, Sherman and McClellan" "The Military Situation in Georgia" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:12

$32.00
178222

ADOLPH HITLER Becomes German Chancellor JEWISH HOLOCAUST Prelude 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915325310

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., January 31, 1933 * Adolph Hitler becomes chancellor * Nazi Germany begins climb to total power * First event that led to the eventual Jewish Holocaust The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HITLER VICTORY UNITES THREE BIG GERMAN PARTIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Adolph Hitler becoming the new chancellor of Germany. This was a giant stepping stone to his eventual dictatorship and the corner... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:12

$65.00
178221

LA AMISTAD Spanish Slave Ship Court Case Decision VERDICT Blacks 1839 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915324713

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CORRECTOR, Sag Harbor, Long Island (New York), Sept. 28, 1839 * Verdict of the Amistad Slave Ship Case The bottom of page 3 has a very historic report on the Amistad slave ship case, headed: "Decision of Judge Thompson In The Case of The Amistad" which reports: "...Judge Thompson has decided that the crew of the Amistad have committed no offence against the laws of the United States, of which this Court has jurisdiction. The Court is now engaged in trying a writ of habeas corpus, which will decide whether they be set at liberty, or detained to be delivered up to Spain, agreeable to treaty." This slave ship case was the subject of a 1997 film "Amistad" by Stephen Spielberg. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, a... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:11

$68.00
178220

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. Death - Stevie Wonder - Hair 1969 Village Voice Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372915322029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, April 11, 1968 As most might be aware "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It introduced free-form, high-spirited, and passionate journalism into the public discourse a tradition it maintained throughout its 60+ year history. This issue has many pages and articles concerning the death & funeral of Martin Luther King. Additionally, there are 3 items concerning "Little Stevie Wonder", one noting he is dropping the "Little" now that he recently turned 18 years of age. And of special interesting is an ad for the: "Preview Tonite" HAIR" The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical" off Broadway at the Biltmore Theatre. Com... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2020 15:09

$68.00
178207

JOE DIMAGGIO New York Yankees Enlists U.S. ARMY Baseball Star 1943 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392638688244

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 18, 1943 * Joe DiMaggio enlists into United States Army * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The sport's section (page 28) has a four column headline: "DiMaggio Now Army Private on Coast" with subheads that include: "YANKS OUTFIELDER WAIVES FURLOUGH" "DiMaggio Passes Army Physical, Then Leaves for Reception Center at Monterey" and more. (see) Also a nice three column photo of DiMaggio taking oath. 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,... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:14

$47.00
178206

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL SUICIDE Evelyn McHale Empire State Building 1947 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372913914475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1947 * "The Most Beautiful Suicide" (1st report) * Evelyn McHale leaps off Empire State Building Page 23 has a small and somewhat discrete one column heading: "Empire State Leap Ends Life Of Girl, 20" (see) Unfortunate for the small inside report here but it is what is, still a first report in the New York Times. 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 ... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:14

$62.00
178205

CONFEDERATE Civil War Beginning Confederacy Capital 1861 RICHMOND VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372913913735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, May 17, 1861 * Civil War beginning A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. The front page includes: "Affairs At Harper's Ferry" "Affairs in Baltimore" "Further from St. Louis" "The American Crisis in the British House of Lords" "Law of the Navy" and more. Pages 2 & 3 have much on the early events of the Civil War, including page 2 reports headed: "From Harper's Ferry" "From Petersburg" and more. Four pages and in great condition.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:13

$79.00
178204

ALLIED INVASION OF ITALY Operation Avalanche Salerno 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372913912389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, War Extra, September 3, 1943 * Operation Avalanche * Allies invade Italy * FRONT LEAF ONLY **** The bold headline proclaims: "ITALY INVADED" in white lettering within a black background. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:12

$38.00
178203

Lot of (5) Early 19th Century Pre War of 1812 - 1802-1809 Original NEWSPAPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372913911861

Offered are 5 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: Five very early 19th century American newspapers: New York Herald, June 22, 1803; United States' Gazette, Sept. 21, 1809; Columbian Centinel, Oct. 19, 1808; New England Palladium, Oct. 5, 1802; and Boston Gazette, June 25, 1804. All five are good "newsy" newspapers of folio size, 4 pages, some margin tears, generally good condition. A nice set of five different, early newspapers.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:12

$48.00
178202

SEABISCUIT Wins War Admiral Horse Racing 'Match of the Century' 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372913911227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, November 1, 1938 * Seabiscuit vs. War Admiral * Thoroughbred horse racing * Famous 'Match of the Century' * Early, same day 1st report headline The front page has a great banner headline: "SEABISCUIT BEATS WAR ADMIRAL" with subheads. Nice for display and very rare to have such a nice headline on this event planted on the front page on the same day it took place. First report coverage on the 'Match of the Century" between Seabiscuit and War Admiral at Pimlico Race Course. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning, a little wear along the spine with some small binding holes, minor wear within the masthead, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:11

$167.00
178201

OPERA DE NICE France Concert House Theatre Theater FIRE Disaster 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392638681275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND HERALD, March 25, 1881 * Nice, France fire disaster * Opera de Nice theatre The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BURNED ALIVE" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the Opera de Nice fire disaster in France. Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:11

$33.00
178200

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION Beer Liquor 18th Amendment VOID Buyer ? 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372913909258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 27, 1930 * 18th Amendment - U.S. prohibition void to buyer ? * Beer - liquor legal to purchaser The front page has a one column heading: "BOOTLEG RUM BUYING HELD LEGAL" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, some wear at the bottom of the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:10

$38.00
178199

EARLY ROCKETS Flight Robert H. Goddard & Albert Einstein Universe 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392638679141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1931 * Robert H. Goddard * Early rockets - rocketry * Liquid fuel is the key * Albert Einstein & the Universe Page 4XX (inside, near back) has a four column heading: "DOUBLE ATTACK ON SECRETS OF UPPER AIR" with subhead: "Goddard to Send Up Great Rockets as Astronomers Also Look for New Light". Other news of the day throughout including interesting reporting also on page 4XX with banner headline: "HOW TO EXPLAIN THE UNIVERSE? SCIENCE IN A QUANDARY" with related photos including Albert Einstein. Lengthy text here. Complete as a 100+ page Sunday edition, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:10

$67.00
178198

Best Collapse FALL OF THE SOVIET UNION Sickle Flag Partition 1991-92 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392638677959

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: A fascinating pair of newspapers, destined to be the premier newspapers on the coup and collapse of the Soviet Union. Both double-titled: "NEZAVISIMAYA GAZETA/INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER". Issue #1: Datelined Moscow & Washington, August, 1991 The Nezavismaya Gazeta defied orders & worked through the night, handing out crude newspaper copies to people on the streets, and faxing their texts to their publisher in Washington who normally published their English edition. Because there was no time to publish separate Russian & English editions, this issue was published in both languages. Front page photo with red stamp across it reading: "Banned News Defies Coup", with great text on the events of the coup. Historic reading! Page 5 edit... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:09

$28.00
178197

TOKYO JAPAN Fifth Fleet USS Enterprise AIRPLANE Attack Raid 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392638677020

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 16, 1945 * Fifth Fleet Tokyo, Japan attack * USS Enterprise aircraft carrier The front page has a nice banner headline: "U. S. FLEET ATTACKS JAPAN 1,500 PLANES SMASH TOKYO" with subheads and related photo. (see) Great for display. Coverage of the first U.S. carrier airplane attack on Tokyo, Japan. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margin, some small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:08

$52.00
178196

BERYL MARKHAM Kenyan Woman Fly Solo Transatlantic Airplane Flight 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372913906134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1936 * Kenyan aviator Beryl Markham * Record transatlantic solo airplane flight (during) * 1st Woman to achieve from East to West The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "YOUNG MOTHER FLYING OCEAN" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on Beryl Markham's solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean from east to west. (during) Photo of Markham is on the back page. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the blank spine.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:08

$52.00
178195

FRANCIS OUIMET Wins United States U.S. Amateur Championship GOLF 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392638675592

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, sport's section only, September 6, 1931 * United States Amateur championship * Golfer Francis Ouimet wins his 2nd (17 yrs. later) * Beverly Country Club- Chicago, Illinois The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "OUIMET WINS AMATEUR GOLF TITLE FROM WESTLAND, 6 AND 5" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on Francis Ouimet winning his 2nd United States Amateur Championship, 17 years later after his first. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:07

$68.00
178193

Magnate WILLIAM RANDOLPH HEARST Publisher Yellow Journalism DEATH 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392638673751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS--EXTRA, Los Angeles, Aug. 14, 1951 * William Randolph Hearst Death * Newspaper and Magazine Guru A bold, banner headline above the masthead: "WM. RANDOLPH HEARST, GREAT PUBLISHER, DIES" with a subhead: "Failing Health Ends Career At Age of 88" with a photo of him. All ftpg. columns are black-bordered. This was a Hearst newspaper so nice to have this report in one of his publications. The complete first section (of 3) with pages 1-12, light toning at the fold, good condition.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:06

$152.00
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