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174662

RICHARD HENRY LEE American Founding Father & Statesman Retirement 1792 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392379582202

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Oct. 27, 1792 * Richard Henry Lee retires * Statesman - Founding Father The front page features 26 illustrated ship advertisements. Page 3 has an item from the Virginia legislature concerning: "...communicate to Richard Henry Lee the high sense entertained by his country of the services rendered by him through the course of a long life...express the regret felt by this house at hearing that he is compelled by the infirmities of age to retire from public life..." with more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2019 07:35

$42.00
174661

Outlaw Gang JESSE JAMES Robert Ford St. Joseph MO ASSASSINATION 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392379582084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, April 4, 1882 * Jesse James assassination * Robert & Charles Ford * St. Joseph, Missouri The back page has a rather inconspicuous report at the bottom of the first column: "Death of the Notorious Robber Jesse James". The report, which continues at the top of the next column, reads in full: "Jesse James, the notorious robber was shot dead in St. Joseph, Mo., by Charles and Robert Ford, who then gave themselves up and were lodged in jail. The Fords formerly belonged to the James Gang, but have recently been acting as detectives to catch James, hoping to gain the large reward offered for his apprehension, and they arrived at St. Joseph a week ago for the purpose of capturing him. It s... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2019 07:35

$224.00
174659

Very Rare MOVIE PROP w/ World War II France Quit Headline & dated 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372735128365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE JOURNAL--EXTRA, May 17, 1940 An interesting movie prop newspaper, presumable one which featured the fall of France during World War II within its script. The large & very bold banner headline: "FRANCE QUITS ! " plus the smaller: "Hitler Vows to Conquer World". The balance of the four page newspaper has just "filler" material relating to nothing. Such props typically were seen from a distance and received very little on-screen time. Note no city of state, giving it a very generic appearance. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2019 14:57

$177.00
174658

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392375824941

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 19, 1782 * American Revolutionary War Era * 18th century from The Enemy One-third of page 6 is taken up with: "America--From the New York Gazette". One of the reports notes: "...a select body of rebels consisting of about 200 form the Jersey brigade of light infantry...under the command of Major Bauman, attacked the post of the loyal refugees at Bergen..." with more on this. Also: "...we hear that the French troops at York Town, Virginia, bury about 20 of their number every day." The bkpg. has a letter signed by Sir: H. Clinton to Lt. Col. Stewart, thanking him for his victory at the Battle of Eutaw Springs, a victory over the Americans under General Greene. Eight pages, 8 1/... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 14:57

$37.00
174657

NEW YORK CITY British Captured Revolutionary War GENERAL HOWE 1776 UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372735128094

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 5, 1776 * American Revolutionary War * New York City captured * General William Howe This is a very significant issue, as the entire front page is taken up with reports on the historic capture of New York City by the British, beginning with the report from the noted: "London Gazette Extraordinary" issue of Nov. 4 which includes the lengthy & detailed report from General William Howe on his success in the capture of the city. His report is datelined "Head Quarters York Island, Sept. 21, 1776" and begins: "I have the satisfaction to inform your lordship of his majesty's troops being in possession of the city of New York. Upon the rebels abandoning their lines at Brooklyn..." followe... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 14:56

$310.00
174656

JOHN ADAMS 1st American Ambassador to Great Britian 1782 Old British Newpsaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392375823957

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, May 16, 1782 * John Adams Page 2 has a report concerning John Adams' efforts in Amsterdam towards working on a general peace agreement. Also: "Mr. Adams has obtained leave to open a loan here for five millions of florins...and that two vessels, one called the General Washington, and the other the General Green, are ready at Amsterdam to be loaded with the productions of this country that are wanted in America." Eight pages, 9 by 12 inches, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2019 14:56

$37.00
174654

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Seneca Falls NY EQUAL RIGHTS Amend. Convention 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392375809870

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1923 * Historic Women's Suffrage item * Seneca Falls, New York convention * Woman's rights - Equal Rights Amendment Page one has significant reporting from Seneca Falls, New York, site of the Woman's Rights convention which was celebrating the 75th anniversary of the first woman's rights convention held in 1848. The one column headlines read: "WOMEN ADOPT FORM FOR EQUAL RIGHTS" "National Party Accepts Proposed Wording of Amendment to Constitution" "Called World Movement" "New York State Branch of the Party Elects Mrs. Clarence M. Smith President". This was the beginning of a 49 year struggle to get the amendment passed, introduced in every session of Congress since 1923 until it was approved... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 14:50

$245.00
174653

"THE JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE" - Extremely Rare AD (2)


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392375805360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, March 14, 1968 * Ads for two different nearby venues * Tour which Rolling Stone Magazine places in the top 5 of all time * Only two days prior to Jimi Hendrix's famous midnight performance at Cafe Au Go Go in Greenwich Village "The Jimi Hendrix Experience" worldwide tour is considered among many to be one of the greatest tours of all time. This iconic newspaper from Greenwich Village contains not one, but two large ads for performances to be held at nearby locations. Ironically, the Cafe Au Go Go, sight of one of Jimi's most noteworthy "concerts", did not advertise his appearance which occurred a mere 3-days later, even though it was common for them to advertise their sche... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 14:49

$175.00
174652

HAIR (musical) PRE-Broadway Greenwich Village - RARE AD in The Village Voice


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372735125837

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, October 19, 1967 * A extremely rare ad for the Broadway Hit - "HAIR" - prior to making it to Broadway * The Public Theater - Greenwich, in the Village's own iconic newspaper Prior to making it to Broadway and becoming one of the most famous musicals to hit the stage, the musical "Hair" appeared off-Broadway at The Public Theater in Greenwich Village. This issue contains two ads for the show. Due to its limited engagement, and it being prior to its incredible Broadway success, such ads are extremely rare - and even more so when from Greenwich Village's own iconic newspaper. Other ads include those for Jefferson Airplane, Arlo Guthrie, Donovan, and more, as well as a feature... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 14:48

$125.00
174635

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Crashes Airplane in Around World Attempt 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392375328257

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 21, 1937. * Amelia Earhart Around the World Attempt (2nd stage) * Crashes After Take-Off in Hawaii The front page has a one column heading: "Amelia's Cool Action Saves Trio in Crash" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Earhart crashing her airplane in Hawaii. This would end her 1st attempt to fly around the World. She would try again a few months later which lead to her famous disappearance in the Pacific. Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp and label within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:13

$48.00
174634

DAREDEVIL Dives off San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge w/ Photos 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392375327936

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 23, 1937 * San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge dive * Daredevil Ray Woods jumps off w/ photos The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Daredevil Breaks Back in 186-Foot Leap Off Bridge" with subheads and large photo. (see) More on the following pages including a great full page pictorial. Probably only reported in a San Francisco area publication. Rare a s such. Complete with all 34 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 09, 2019 08:13

$52.00
174633

JOE LOUIS Wins Boxing Title Fight & LOU GEHRIG Contract Signed 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734909484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, January 26, 1939 * Joe Louis heavyweight boxing title fight * Lou Gehrig signs contract with Yankees * His last full season The top of the front page of this section has a great banner headline: "JOE LOUIS CHOPS DOWN LEWIS IN FIRST" with subheads and 4 related photos. (see) Nice for display. More on the following page. Page 5 has a three column headline: "Gehrig Signs For Less $$" (see) This would be Gehrig's last full season as a player before his tragic health failure. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 6 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine. nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:13

$44.00
174632

Very 1ST NFL PRO BOWL Football Game New York Giants vs. All-Stars 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734909384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, January 16, 1939 * Very 1st Pro Bowl NFL football game * New York Giants vs. All-Stars The front page of this section has a two column heading: "N.Y. Giants Win L. A. Titlt, 13-10" with lineups. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st National Football League All-Star Game (Pro Bowl). Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with 4 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: A post season all-star game between the new league champion and a team of professional all-stars was added to the NFL schedule at the end of the 1938 season. On January 15, 1939, at Wrigley Fi... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:12

$42.00
174631

WIZARD OF OZ Film Judy Garland Opening Days w/ Characters PHOTO 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392375326492

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 25, 1939 * "Wizard of Oz" film - movie * Judy Garland & more Page 12 has a three column photo showing Dorothy, The Tin Man and the Scarecrow. (see) Also on the same page is a small advertisement for the film that opened just 7 days earlier. Nice headline on the front page concerning the eminent start of World War II that begins just a few days later. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small address label and archival mend on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:10

$48.00
174630

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Airplane 1st Around World Flight Attempt 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734908678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 18, 1937. * Amelia Earhart around the World attempt * Lockheed Electra 10E airplane (1st stage) The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Amelia Hops Off From Oakland on Her World Flight" with subheads. (see) More on page 2 & 3 with a great full page pictorial showing many views of her takeoff. First report coverage on her attempt to fly around the World which eventually lead to her famous disappearance a few months later in which she was never found. Great to have in a San Francisco publication, the city she flew over first from Oakland. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the fro... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2019 08:09

$72.00
174629

ALBERT EINSTEIN Swarthmore College PA Penn. Commencement Addresss 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392374157314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1938 * Albert Einstein commencement addresss * Swarthmore College - Pennsylvania The top of page 16 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN CRITICIZES 'BARBARITY' ABROAD" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on Albert Einstein's commencement address at Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:23

$50.00
174628

JIMMY DOOLITTLE Aviation Aviator Hero Airplane SPEED Record 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392374157141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1932 * Jimmy Doolittle record flight * Airplane speed feat The front page has one column headlines that include: "LAND PLANE RECORD IS SET BY DOOLITTLE" "Flying Major Averages 296.287 Miles an Hour at Cleveland and Touches 309.04" and more. (see) Coverage continues inside with photo of Doolittle. (see) Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements. Complete in a 80+ page Sunday edition, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:22

$47.00
174627

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Airplane 2nd Around World Flight Attempt 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734339201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 2, 1937. * Amelia Earhart around the World 2nd attempt * Lockheed Electra 10E airplane (1st stage) The front page has a one column heading: "Amelia Ends First Leg Hop" with subhead. Page 3 has a caricature of Earhart by Wolo Trutzschler. (see) First report coverage on her 2nd attempt to fly around the World which eventually lead to her famous disappearance the following month in which she was never found. Complete with all 30 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 08, 2019 15:22

$47.00
174626

WAR ADMIRAL Wins Belmont Stakes for TRIPLE CROWN Horse Racing 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392374156600

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 6, 1937 * Thoroughbred racehorse * War Admiral wins Belmont Stakes * Triple Crown champion The bottom of the front page of the sport's section (inside) has a nice banner headline: "WAR ADMIRAL WINS $25,000; TURF CLASSIC AT BELMONT" The top of page 2 of the sport's section has a six column headline: "WAR ADMIRAL WINS! with subheads. (see) And page 6 of this section has a photo of War Admiral and race chart. First report coverage on War Admiral winning the triple crown. Complete with all 40+ 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 08, 2019 15:21

$88.00
174625

JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER Standard Oil Tycoon & Philanthropist DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392374156244

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 24, 1937. * John D. Rockefeller death (1st report) * Oil tycoon & philanthropist The front page has a three column heading: "Rockefeller Dies at 97; Career Ends in Sleep" with various subheads and photo. More on page 5. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes & a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:21

$68.00
174624

Rare ATLANTA GA Georgia CONFEDERATE Memphis TN Civil War 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392374155947

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, June 16, 1863 * Very rare Confederate title * Publisher on the run If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. See the information at the bottom of this listing. The front page has: "The Great Peace Meeting In New York--Resolutions & Speeches" "From Fredericksburg" "Straight Abolitionist--Conway Again" "Flying Dutchmen" "Not Despondent Yet" "Norther Papers" "Evils of Blockade Running" "The Confederate Currency" "A Novel Attempt to Run the Blockade" and more. The back page includes: "Gen. Lee's Movements--Federal Speculations" "Vicksburg" "The Late Cavalry Battle In Virginia--Th... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:20

$154.00
174623

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734338539

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 16, 1969 * Apollo 11 Moon spaceflight takeoff (day of) * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins The top of the front page has a three column headline: "THREE APOLLO ASTRONAUTS POISED TO SET OUT TODAY ON MOON-LANDING MISSION" with subheads and related photo. Much more inside, loads of text. 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 more uncommon. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Complete with all 72 pages, very light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:20

$49.00
174622

LITTLE ROCK Blacks Students Central High School AR INTEGRATION 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372734338272

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, August 13, 1959 * Little Rock, Arkansas * Black students enroll * Central High School The front page has a banner headline: "LITTLE ROCK MOB ROUTED, SCHOOLS OPENED" with subhead and related photo. This concerning the integration of schools in Little Rock, Arkansas, a flashpoint for the who desegregation issue of the 1950's and 1960's. Complete with all 40 pages, small biding holes along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends September 08, 2019 15:19

$62.00
174613

A CHORUS LINE pre-Broadway Rare Review and Ad - Village Voice Greenwich Village


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392373734218

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, June 2, 1975 * A Chorus Line is Reviewed pre-Broadway * Off-Broadway at the Public Theater * Michael Bennett, Marvin Hamlisch, Nicholas Dante, & James Kirkwood Jr * The issue is from the Village Voice's own collection A truly one-of-a-kind issue marking the very beginning of what would become a Broadway mega hit, "A Chorus Line". This issue reviews the musical during its off-Broadway beginning. It is worth noting that "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. Much of it content focused on the Greenwich Village world in New York City with an emphasis on art and theater. So it is not surprising that it would be ver... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2019 09:39

$160.00
174573

Best BOB DYLAN Very 1st Public Gig AD Rare1961 Greenwich Village Voice Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732690424

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, April 13, 1961 * Bob Dylan - Robert Allen Zimmerman * Very 1st public performance advertisement * Gerde's Folk City music venue in Greenwich Village An exceedingly significant newspaper which offers witness to the birth of the music career of the legendary Bob Dylan. And perhaps no better title exists for this content. Indeed, this notice may only have appeared in the Village Voice. First, it is worth noting that "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. Founded just 6 years previous in 1955, the Voice began as a platform for the creative community of New York City. Page 8 has an advertisement for Gerde's Fo... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:21

$850.00
174572

Great JOE DiMAGGIO 2 Home Runs in 1 Inning New York Yankees 1936 S.F. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732687365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, June 25, 1936 * Joe DiMaggio hits 2 home runs in 1 inning * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of the front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "DI MAGGIO CLOUTS 2 HOMERS IN ONE INNING" with subheads and box scores. Nice for display. DiMaggio was from the San Francisco area and played minor league baseball there as well, probably the reason for the nice headline here. Rare as such. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section with 4 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:14

$45.00
174571

1929 STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street New York Financial Crisis in Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392371213073

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 8, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 * Wall Street, New York City The stock market crash of 1929 did much to define America for the next decade, resulting in the Great Depression and all the trauma relating to it. It seemed common for many newspapers to put a positive spin on the on-going tragedy, so front page reports often conflicted with the reality of the time. The front page has a one column heading: "STOCKS GO UP AS BIG BUYERS SEND IN ORDERS" with subhead. (see) And the many pages within provide a fascinating glimpse of life during those tumultuous weeks. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:14

$45.00
174570

EMILIO CARRANZA Mexico Mexican Aviator Airplane Crash KILLED 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392371212957

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 14, 1928 * Emilio Carranza killed * Mexican aviator - airplane * "Lindbergh of Mexico" The front page has a banner headline: "MEXICAN FLYING ACE KILLED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Lengthy text continues on page 2. Photo of Carranza is on the back page. Complete with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:13

$58.00
174569

USS THRESHER Nuclear Submarine Sinking Disaster U.S. NAVY 1963 Detroit Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732686923

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, April 12, 1963 * USS Thresher (SSN-593) disaster * United States Navy * Nuclear powered submarine The front page has a nice headline: "Navy Attacks Reports Atom Sub Was 'Coffin'" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the sinking of the USS Thresher, Nuclear Submarine. Complete with all 48 pages, a few small library stamps within masthead, some small binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:13

$40.00
174568

PADUCAH & NORTHLAND Jews Jewish Palestine Refugees Ships Captured 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732686553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, October 4, 1947 * The smuggling of Jewish refugees to Palestine * Helped set the stage for Jewish Statehood The front page of this issue speaks of the capture of the Northland and the Paducah - two ships attempting to smuggle Jewish refugees into Palestine. The international attention these events generated, along with the accounts of similar ships of refugees, are believed by many to have brought overwhelming pressure upon the United Nations to declare Statehood for Israel in 1948. Morry Lewis, the helmsman for the Northland, later stated: "The United Nations voted for a Jewish state because of the pressure we brought to bear - all of those ships crammed with people trying to get to Pale... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:12

$40.00
174567

Best BROOKLYN DODGERS New York Yankees SUBWAY Series 1941 World Series Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392371211618

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 2, 1941. * New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers * Major league baseball MLB - Subway series * Best title to be had ? with great headline The front page has a terrific banner headline: "DODGERS WIN, TIE SERIES" with subheads, scoreboard above the masthead, large box scores and inning by inning coverage. Great for display and unusual for such a nice headline on the front page. And of course great to have in a NYC publication. Rare as such. More coverage in the sport's section as well. Complete with all 40 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 06, 2019 15:11

$72.00
174566

Southern BUS SEGREGATION Montgomery Alabama Boycott Continues 1956 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392371211303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, April 26, 1956 * Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott * Integration ruling ignored by Blacks The front page has a two column heading: "[Blacks] Sit With Whites On Some Southern Buses". (see) Also a one column heading: "Segregation Ruling Viewed In New Light" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60+ pages, binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise good.

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:10

$52.00
174565

LITTLE ROCK Blacks Students Central High School AR INTEGRATION 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732685117

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., Sept. 13, 1958 * Cooper vs. Aaron * Supreme Court decision * Little Rock, Arkansas * Black students * Central High School The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Supreme Court Unanimous: No Delay In Ark. Integration" with subhead. This concerning the integration of schools in Little Rock, Arkansas, a flashpoint for the who desegregation issue of the 1950's and 1960's. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:08

$62.00
174564

1958 GM FIREBIRD III Space Age Concept Car in Introduced 1958 Detroit Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392371205972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Sept. 10, 1958 * 1958 GM Firebird III automobile debuts * First space age concept car by GM The back page has four related photos of the new GM Firebird III concept car with heading: "GM Warms Up a New Firebird" and some text. I'm sure that only a Detroit publication would cover this. Rare as such. Complete with all 68 pages, light toning at the margins, binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The second concept car, the Firebird II of 1956, was a more practical design: a four-seat, family car. It is a low and wide design with two large air intakes at the front, a high bubble canopy top, and a vertical tail fin. Its exte... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:07

$77.00
174563

Rare WOODSTOCK MUSIC FESTIVAL 1st Report w/ Photos 1969 Village Voice Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732684776

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, August 21, 1969 * Woodstock music festival on Max Yasgur's farm * Original 1st report from a counterculture publication * 50th anniversary this year (2019) A significant newspaper on the Woodstock Music Festival and particularly special to have this report in this counter-culture newspaper . The Woodstock Festival was perhaps the iconic event of the "hippie" era. It is worth noting that "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It would seem logical that this newspaper would have a front page report Woodstock, the first issue published after the festival concluded. Much of the front page ... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 15:07

$650.00
174543

Very Rare CONFEDERATE BROADSIDE Chattanooga Tennessee Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370636411

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY REBEL, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Sept. 1, 1863 * Very rare Confederate item * Chickamauga campaign An extremely rare broadside newspaper, and the first we have added to our inventory in 43 years. There is no volume or issue number, however this title began August 1, 1862. This issue is dated from the midst of the Chickamauga Campaign in Southeastern Tennessee and Northwestern Georgia. Although it began as a folio size, four page newspaper, at this point it was reduced to a smaller size, single sheet. And this issue being a broadside, it is blank on the reverse. The format makes it appear much like a "camp" newspaper as the exigencies of war in its backyard must certainly have caused a struggle for the printing... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:31

$4,150.00
174542

Best UFO Extraterrestrial THOMAS WALTON Alien Abduction 1975 Show Low Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370636272

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WHITE MOUNTAIN INDEPENDENT, Show Low, Arizona, Nov. 14, 1975 * Travis Walton U.F.O. abduction * Best newspaper to be had ? * Holy grail of extraterrestrial reports ? A truly fascinating newspaper and very rare as this is essentially the "hometown newspaper" of perhaps the most famous alien abduction case in American history known as the Travis Walton UFO Incident. This small town, weekly newspaper published just 38 miles from the abduction site involving Travis Walton, who lived in nearby Snowflake, Arizona. Websites have considerable detail on the abduction details of Walton, which are summarized in this newspaper as well. The front page includes a photo of Walton with the caption beginning: "UFO Passenger?..." as w... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:31

$2,500.00
174541

CIGAREETES BAD FOR YOU ? Thomas Edsion & Philip Morris Conflict 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370635979

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, July 9, 1914 * Very early cigarettes warning ? * Thomas Alva Edison warns * Philip Morris debunks claim Responding to a statement made by Thomas Edison which appeared in newspapers dated May 11th in which he said he is convinced cigarette smoking is bad for one's health, Philip Morris took out a half-page ad in this issue (full top-to-bottom) in which they do their best to debunk his statement. The heading reads: "IT WAS MR. EDISON'S MISTAKE." See images for details. This ad would be great for display. Unrelated is the front page article, "WANTS SIR THOMAS LIPTON CRIMINALLY CHARGED," which speaks of his his potential connection to a military supplies scandal of the era. Other news of th... See More  

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:30

$125.00
174540

Great MAX SCHMELING vs. Joe Louis Heavyweight Boxing UPSET Photos 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370635731

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHRONICLE SPORTING GREEN section only of the San Francisco Chronicle, June 20, 1936 * Max Schmeling (German boxer) * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing match UPSET photos The front page of this section has a great pictorial showing 4 photos of Joe Louis being knocked down in defeat. Great for display. Page has a another great photo with banner headline: "'LOUIS CAN'T TAKE IT,'' JACK DEMPSEY SAYS" (see) Other sporting news of the day with much on Jesse Owens prior to the Berlin Olympics. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, minor wear, nice for display.

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:30

$67.00
174539

Naval Battle of VELLA LAVELLA Solomon Islands World War II 1943 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732458895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 9, 1943 * Naval Battle of Vella Lavella * Solomons Islands - Pacific Campaign The top of the front page has a five column headline: "U.S. SHIPS SINK JAPANESE CRUISER AND 2 DESTROYERS IN SOLOMONS" with subheads that include: "2 More Enemy Ships Hit and Others Flee From Vella Gulf Carnage" and more (see). First report coverage on the naval battle of Vella Lavella in the Solomon Islands with the Japanese during World War II. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:29

$40.00
174538

1st TRANSPACIFIC AIRPLANE Flight Nonstop Clyde Edward Pangborn 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732458231

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, October 4, 1931 * 1st non-stop transpacific airplane flight * Hugh Herndon Jr. & Clyde Edward Pangborn The front page has a banner headline: "HERNDON-PANGBORN START JAPAN-U. S. HOP" with subheads and related photos. (see) Coverage on the 1st non-stop transpacific airplane flight. (Japan to Washington State) Complete with 40+ pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:28

$47.00
174537

USS SQUALUS Sailfish Submarine Portsmouth NH Diving Bell RESCUE 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732458128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 25, 1939 * USS Squalus (Sailfish) submarine disaster * Diving bell rescue (1st report) The front page has a nice seven column headline: "33 RESCUED FROM SUB" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the famous diving bell rescue of the USS Squalus (Sailfish). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 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 06, 2019 07:28

$47.00
174536

Best AL SCARFACE CAPONE Gangster Mob Boss STABBED Alcatraz Prison 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372732457906

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 24, 1936 * Al 'Scarface' Capone attacked * Alcatraz Island federal prison * Best title to be had ? (rare) The front page has a two column heading: "Capone Stabbed, Convict Attacks Al With Shears, 'Scarface' Escapes Death" with photo of the assailant. (see) Nice photo of Capone is on page 4. Great to have in this San Francisco publication, rare as such. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:27

$62.00
174535

Six (6) WWII 1945 STARS AND STRIPES World War II U.S. Military Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370633801

Offered are 6 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE STARS & STRIPES, the "Daily Newspaper of U.S. Armed Forces in the European Theater of Operations" as noted in the masthead. This is a nice collection of six complete issues from the closing months of the war, each with a front page reports on the war with Japan, most with war-related photo as well, dated July 6, 10, 12, 13, 14, and 15, 1945. See photos for the headlines & front page reports. All are complete, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:27

$45.00
174534

ODESSA POGROM Anti-Semitic Massacre JEWISH - JEWS Atrocities 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392370633677

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Nov. 4, 1905 * Odessa pogrom - massacre * Anti-Semitic - Jewish - Jews Page 9 has considerable reporting on the massacre of Jews in Russia, one of several pogroms against the Jews in the Russian empire (see the web for more). First column heads: "Russia's Strike Ends" "Amnesty Decree Issued" "Massacre of Jews Continues" "Horrors at Odessa and Kieff" "Barbaric Slaughter & Pillage" with various subheads. This text takes over 2 columns. Complete in 16 pages, very light toning, should be handled with care.

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Ends September 06, 2019 07:26

$67.00
174533

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh North Carolina CIVIL WAR Savannah Georgia1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392369844142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Jan. 13, 1865 * Rare Confederate title * Civil War nears the end Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865 just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from the latter months of the Civil War. The front page includes: "Local And State News" with one item noting: "Negro Shot" with details. The back page has much reporting on the war with: "Sherman's Campaign" "Common Sense" "War News--Sherman" "Hood's Army" "Gen. Joseph E. Johnson" "Raiders In Mississippi" "Cheering Worlds" "Face The Difficulty" "The Army Opposed to the Arming and Freeing of Slaves" "A Republic To Let!... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2019 15:18

$167.00
174532

YEAR IN SPORTS for 1938 Seabiscuit LOU GEHRIG Joe Louis & More 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392369843755

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, Dec. 25, 1938 * The year in sports for the year of 1938 w/ photos * Seabiscuit - Joe Louis - Lou Gehrig & much more This section is filled with the top sport's stories of the year with banner headlines, photos, and loads of text. Too much to mention here. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends September 05, 2019 15:17

$57.00
174531

Great WORLD WAR II BEGINS Britain Declares War on Germany Germans 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372731860934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Final Morning Extra!, September 3, 1939 * World War II begins The front page has a nice, bold headline: "GREAT BRITAIN DECLARE WAR" and more. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 20+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 05, 2019 15:17

$62.00
174530

WALL STREET Stock Market Prices Breaks in Crisis Pre CRASH 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392369843023

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. March 27, 1929 * Stock market decline * pre-Wall Street crash The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MARKET IN TURMOIL OVER CREDIT CRISIS; SALES RECORD SET" with subheads. (see) If they only knew what was to come a few months later. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 05, 2019 15:16

$44.00
174529

Original FRANKENSTEIN Horror Monster Film Movie Debut OPENING WEEK1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392369842660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1931 * Frankenstein - Boris Karloff advertisement * Pre Code horror monster film movie * Opening week in New York City w/ photo Page 7 of section 8 has a 4 1/4 x 4 1/2 inch advertisement for the original "Frankenstein" film starring Boris Karloff. (see) This ad was on it's 3rd day in NYC. Page 5 has a photo with small heading: "Boris Karloff as the Monster in 'Frankenstein'" Page 6 under "On Broadway's Screens" is a brief description of this original movie. (see) Complete with all sections (80+ pages), rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The film opened in New York City at the Mayfair Theatre on December 4, 1931, and grossed $53,000 in one week

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Ends September 05, 2019 15:16

$82.00
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