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177122

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Fredericksburg VA Virginia Vol. 1 Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566701930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN BANNER, Fredericksburg, Virginia, May 27, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title This is certainly one of the more rare newspapers from this Confederate state. It began in 1848 but ceased publication in 1862. Its editor, James Hunnicut, was a minister of a Free Will 'Union' congregation, was considered to be quite eccentric. As the war neared he became an outspoken Unionist and locals forced him to shut down the paper due to his pro-Union editorials. With the arrival of Union forces in May, 1862 he resumed publication (renumbered), but with the Union evacuation in August he was again put out of business, this time for good. This issue has a wealth of fine war-related content, most significantly front page co... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:10

$440.00
177121

GEORGE WASHINGTON Script Signed Act & Jewish Hebrew Comedy AD 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861837947

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 11, 1795 * George Washington script signature on the front page * Ad for "The JEW: Or, Benevolent Hebrew" The front page has an act to amend the act entitled: "An Act to establish the post office and post-roads within the United States," signed in script type by the President: Geo. Washington. Also included is an ad for the comedy: "The JEW: Or, Benevolent Hebrew". News and other advertisements of the day. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:09

$97.00
177120

(2) GEORGE WASHINGTON Acts of Congress re. Courts Signed 1796 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861837736

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 16, 1796 * George Washington & Samuel Adams The front page features two Acts of Congress concerning courts, each signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington. Page 2 has a chart of the latest count for the election of Mass. governor, showing Judge Sumner leading over Gov. Sam Adams. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:09

$125.00
177119

HERBERT HOOVER Elected 31st President of United States Rep. WINS 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566700572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 7, 1928 * Herbert Hoover elected President * Republicans Win The front page has a nice banner headline: "LANDSLIDE PLACES HOOVER IN OFFICE AS RECORD VOTE CAST" with subhead. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:08

$62.00
177117

Great JESS WILLARD Ko's Jack Johnson Heavyweight Boxing TITLE 1915 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861833873

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING HERALD, Los Angeles, April 5, 1915 * Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson * "Great white hope" wins * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) * Incomplete issue but all fight reporting present The front page has a great banner headline: "WILLARD KNOCKS OUT JOHNSON" with subheads and round by round reporting, all on the front page. Nice for display. Photo of Willard on page 3. (see) Early, same day 1st report on the heavyweight boxing title fight between Jess Willard and Jack Johnson. Uncommon for such a nice headline here, especially on the front page. Incomplete issue containing the 1st two leafs (loose), pages 1-4, light toning, great for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:05

$115.00
177115

ROGER MARIS New York Yankees HOME RUN #61 Babe Ruth Record Beaten 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861833538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GREAT BEND DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, October 2, 1961 * Roger Maris home run record (#61) * New York Yankees (1st report) The sports page reports one of the more notable events in all of baseball history: the 61st home run of New York Yankee Roger Maris, breaking the Babe Ruth record which stood for 34 years. The sport's section (page 6) has a five column headline: "Roger Maris Finally Slugs Number 61" Many consider Maris' single season HR feat as the true record prior to the steroid era (Bonds). Complete in 10 pages, close cut along the with a few small binding within the 1st column, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:04

$72.00
177114

POTSDAM CONFERENCE Germany Stalin Truman Churchill 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566697012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, EXTRA, Los Angeles, July 18, 1945 * Potsdam Conference ends (Germany) * World war II era original * Prime Minister Winston Churchill * Harry Truman - Joseph Stalin The front page has a great banner headline above the masthead: "'BIG 3' ORDERS DEATH FOR 'NAZI' GERMANY" with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos on page 3. Complete 1st section only with 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:03

$62.00
177113

HIDEKI TOJO Imperial Japanese Army General SUICIDE Attempt 1945 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566696664

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, September 11, 1945 * Hideki Tojo suicide attempt * Imperial Japanese Army general * Incomplete issue w/ 1st 4 pages only The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "TOJO, NUMBER 1 JAP WAR CRIMINAL, SHOOTS SELF" with subheads. Nice for display. Incomplete issue containing the first 2 leafs (loose), pages 1-4, light toning at the folds, great for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:03

$40.00
177112

NAZIS COLLAPSING Germany Surrendering World War II V-E Day Nears 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566696098

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, May 5, 1945 * Nazis surrendering * V-E Day nears The front page features a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "ALL EUROPE FIGHTING IS ENDED FOR YANKS" with many subheads and related photo showing several captured Germans. Nice for display. More on the following pages. Complete with 20 pages, a little wear along the central fold, otherwise very nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:03

$57.00
177111

RICHARD NIXON Wins United States 46th Presidential Election 1968 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566695295

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Election Extra, Los Angeles, November 6, 1968 * Richard Nixon elected president of United States The front page has a nice banner headline: "NIXON'S THE WON" with subhead and related photo. (see) Nice for display. Nice to have in a California publication, the state that Nixon over the top for the win. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, minor wear along the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:02

$57.00
177110

Best WALT DISNEY DEATH Mickey Mouse Fame w/ Photo 1966 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861831476

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, EXTRA, Dec. 16, 1966 * Walt Disney death * Business magnate * Best title to be had ? The banner headline announces: "WALT DISNEY DIES" with a subhead: "Renowned Showman's Career Ends at 65". Also a large ftpg. photo of him. Terrific to have this report in a Los Angeles newspaper, where he made his mark in entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-16. Minor wear along the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:02

$167.00
177095

USS BUNKER HILL Okinawa KAMIKAZE Airplanes Attacks 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392558177095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 28, 1945 * USS Bunker Hill - Essex-class aircraft carrier * Invasion of Okinawa - Kamikazes attack The front page has a two column heading: "Jap Bombs Kill 373 on Carrier" with subhead: "Fire-Ravaged Bunker Hill Saved by Crew; Back in U.S. for Repairs" Four nice photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the Japanese kamikaze attacks on the USS Bunker Hill during the invasion of Okinawa. Reporting on many disasters such as this were kept from the public, sometimes for many months, until the family members of the killed were all notified, giving the reason for this late report. Still a first report here. Complete with all 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:41

$57.00
177094

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392558176430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Section II (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'S PUTTING GIVES HIM U. S. AMATEUR GOLF TITLE" with: "Who Said Champions Never Come Back" and subheads. Two nice related photo as well. (see) Nice for display. A few more related photos on page 3 of this section. First report coverage on Francis Ouimet winning his 2nd United States Amateur Championship, 17 years later after his first. Complete section II (sport's) section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding ... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:41

$68.00
177093

AIMEE SEMPLE McPHERSON Christian Evangelist Kidnapping ? FOUND 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392558175925

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN FRANCISCO CALL, EXTRA, June 26, 1926 * Aimee Semple McPherson found * Kidnapping for ransom in Mexico ? - Hoax ? * Pentecostal evangelist & media celebrity * FRONT LEAF ONLY **** The front page has a great banner headline above the masthead: "AIMEE SHACK FOUND" with subheads and 3 related photo. Nice for display. FRONT LEAF ONLY (pages 1 & 2), printed on a pinkish colored paper, a little margin wear, great for display as such,

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:40

$45.00
177092

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392558175728

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., June 2, 1900 * Rare title * Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage. Four pages, tabloid size, generally nice.

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:40

$40.00
177091

EVANS CARLSON'S RAIDERS United States Marines Makin Island WWII 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372856609263

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 22, 1942 * Evans Carlson's Makin Island raid * World War II - U.S. Marines * President Roosevelt's eldest son, James The front page has a nice headline: "PACIFIC VICTORIES!; Roosevelt's Son Heads New Raid; U.S. Wipes Out Solomon Attack" with subheads, small related map and photo of Roosevelt. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:39

$62.00
177090

EMILIANO ZAPATA Mexican Revolution Rebel Leader ASSASSINATION 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372856609059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, April 11, 1919 * Emiliano Zapata assassination * Southern Mexico liberation leader The front page has a one column heading: "Zapata, Mexican Bandit Leader, Killed" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of the famous Mexican Revolution leader, Emiliano Zapata Salazar. Complete with 16 pages, irregular and loose along the spine, light toning at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:38

$52.00
177089

Blacks LUNCH COUNTER SIT-INS Ku Klux Klan Civil Rights Movement 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372856608976

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 27, 1960 * Ku Klux Klan - KKK demonstration * African Americans lunch counter sit-ins * Atlanta Civil Rights movement The top of the front page has two photos, one showing KKK members demonstrating in downtown Atlanta with the other showing African Americans doing the same on the opposite side of the street with heading: "Segregation's Friends and Foes Picket in Atlanta" (see) Also reporting with a one column heading: "KLAN AND [BLACKS] MARCH IN ATLANTA" with subheads. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 156 pages, light toning at the margins, a little wear along the right margin, generally nice..

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:38

$57.00
177087

HMS ROYAL OAK British Battleship Sunk German U-Boat 1939 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372856608703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 14, 1939 * HMS Royal Oak battleship sinks * German U-boat attack The front page has a nice banner headline: "BRITISH WARSHIPS Sunk by U-Boat, 830 MIssing" with photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:37

$52.00
177085

Allied Invasion of SICILY ITALY Ends Messina FALLS 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392558173632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, August 17, 1943 * Allied invasion of Sicily ends w/ capture * Operation Husky - World War II - WWII The front page has a terrific banner headline in large, bold white lettering with a black background: "SICILY FALLS!" with subheads. (see) Great for display. Complete 1st section only with 12 pages, minor wear at the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:37

$57.00
177084

Great ITALY SURRENDERS World War II Military Armistice 1943 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392558173386

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CALL BULLETIN, San Francisco, WAR EXTRA, September 8, 1943 * Italy surrenders * World War II The terrific, large, bold banner headline announces in red lettering within dark background: "SURRENDER!" with: "ITALY IN UNCONDITIONAL" and related photo. Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, front page is printed on a light pinkish paper, very nice condition.

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Ends December 27, 2019 13:36

$72.00
177069

NAZIS Invasion Battle of Greece BEGINS Oper. Marita 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372855433649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 6, 1941 * Battle of Greece begins * Operation Marita * Nazis invasion The front page has a banner headline: "YUGOSLAVIA AND GREECE INVADED AS HITLER LAUNCHES BALKAN WAR" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First section only with 32 pages, light toning at the central fold and margins with a little wear, generally good.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:50

$40.00
177068

NAZIS INVADE CRETE GREECE Airplane Gliders Parachutes1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372855432556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, May 22, 1941 * Nazis invade Crete Greece * World War II - WWII gliders - paratroopers The front page has a terrific banner headline: "BRITISH FLEET CRIPPLED AS CRETE BATTLE RAGES" with subhead. (see) Great for display. Related photo on page 2. First section only with 14 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:48

$68.00
177067

LEE HARVEY OSWALD John F. Kennedy Assassin KILLED Jack Ruby 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372855432442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, November 25, 1963 * Lee Harvey Oswald killed * John F. Kennedy - JFK The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "OSWALD SLAIN!" with: "Accused J.F.K. Killer Hit in Jail" with subhead and large photo. (see) Nice for display. More on the following pages with a nice full page pictorial. Complete 1st section only with 18 pages, minimal wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:48

$68.00
177066

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556455884

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, February 6, 1952 * King George VI death * Queen Elizabeth II reigns The front page has a very nice banner headline: "KING GEORGE DIES" with: "Elizabeth Becomes Queen at 25" with subheads and two related photos. (See) Nice for display. More on the following pages with full page pictorial. Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, light toning, minor wear along the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:47

$52.00
177065

Magnate WILLIAM RANDOLPH HEARST Publisher Yellow Journalism DEATH 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556450751

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: "DEATH TAKES PUBLISHER WM. RANDOLPH HEARST" with a subhead: "Great U.S. Editor and Patriot Passes at 88" with a photo of him. All ftpg. columns are black-bordered. Nice for display. Much more inside with full pages pictorial. 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, nice condition.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:45

$137.00
177064

ADOLPH HITLER German Dictator DEATH 1st Report World War II 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556450170

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 3, 1945 * Adolph Hitler death issue * Nice for display The banner headline announces: "HITLER SUICIDE---REDS" with a sub-banner head: "Berlin Falls to Russians; 70,000 Captured" Also on the ftpg: "Goebbels Also Dies, Chief Aid Says' Nazi Capital Won In 12 Day Battle" with more. The back page features a map showing Germany & surrounding countries, as well as several large & related photos. Complete in 36 pages, address stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the blank spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:44

$110.00
177062

GENE TUNNEY defeats JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556447803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 23, 1926. * Gene Tunney vs. Jack Dempsey (Day of) * World's heavyweight boxing title * 135,000 people would attend The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DEMPSEY TO DEFEND HIS TITLE TONIGHT; 130,000 TO SEE BOUT" with subheads. Much more in the sport's section with banner headlines, photos of each fighter and diagram of the venue. Loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:41

$48.00
177061

ALFRED LOEWENSTEIN Belgian Financier MYSTERIOUS DEATH on Airplane 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372855428461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1928 * Alfred Loewenstein's mysterious death * Airplane fall over English Channel The front page has a one column heading: "LOWENSTEIN'S BODY FOUND IN CHANNEL" with subheads. (See) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. A few binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:40

$40.00
177060

RUDOLPH VALENTINO Latin Lover Sheik Movie Film Actor DEATH 1926 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556447486

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK AMERICAN, Aug. 24, 1926 * Rudolph Valentino death * Latin Lover - The Sheik * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** The front page has a nice headline: "WORLD MOURNS VALENTINO" with subheads and large photo of the famed actor. Valentino was an early pop icon, a sex symbol of the 1920s, & was known as the "Latin Lover" or simply as "Valentino". His death caused mass hysteria among his female fans and further propelled him into iconic status. This is the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2 only), 5 binding holes at the spine/1st column, light toning and some chipping at the margins, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:40

$62.00
177055

1861 Early Civil War - News From The South New York Herald


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556053861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 30, 1861 Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Reconnaissance of the Rebel Advanced Posts in Virginia" "Important Positions Occupied by the Enemy" "Programme of the Rebel Leaders" "300,000 Armed Rebels in Virginia" "Large Number of Rebels Mustering in Missouri" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 26, 2019 09:16

$27.00
177042

President BILL CLINTON Hillary's Husband IMPEACHMENT Impeached 1998 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854164850

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 20, 1998 * President Bill Clinton impeachment * Perjury and obstruction of justice The front page features a banner headline "CLINTON IMPEACHED" and more with a few photos. Nice for display. More inside. Nice to have in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 48 pages, a few small stray pen markings in blank spaces on the front page, nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:54

$48.00
177041

Rare EMMITSBURG MD Frederick County Maryland 19th Century 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554707834

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EMMITSBURG CHRONICLE, Maryland, June 23, 1879 * Uncommon title * Frederick County This uncommon title contains news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete with 4 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:54

$33.00
177040

JAPS CAPTURE MANILA Japanese Occupation of the Philippines 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554707393

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, January 2, 1942 * Japanese occupation of the Philippines * Nice headline for display The front page has a very nice banner headline above the masthead that proclaims: "JAPS CAPTURE MANILA" with subheads. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), a few small archival mends on page 2, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:54

$33.00
177039

DOOLITTLE RAID James Jimmy JAPAN Bombers Attack 1st 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554706943

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, EXTRA, April 18, 1942 * The famous Doolittle raid of Japan (1st report) * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * USS Hornet aircraft carrier The front page has a terrific banner headline in white lettering within a black background: "U.S. BOMBS TOKYO" with banner subhead: "Waves of Planes Blast Yokohama, Kobe, Many Other Major Cities" and more. Great for display. Detailed map on page 2 . (see) This was the famous Doolittle raid on Japan. It was not known at the time that James "Jimmy" Doolittle was involved due to secrecy. Nice to have in a West Coast publication. Complete with 28 pages, minor central fold and margin wear, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The Doolittle Raid, on 18 ... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:53

$162.00
177038

GENERAL DOUGLAS MacARTHUR Supreme Commander of Pacific Promotion 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554705307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, March 18, 1942 * General Douglas MacArthur promoted * Supreme Commander, Southwest Pacific Area * Great issue for display The front page has a terrific banner headline: "GEN. M'ARTHUR TAKES AUSTRALIA COMMAND" with subheads, photo of MacArthur and a patriotic themed appearance. Full page pictorial on page 3. Incomplete issue containing 14 of the 18 pages of the 1st section only, minor margin wear, nice for display. wikipedia notes: In March 1942, MacArthur, his family and his staff left nearby Corregidor Island in PT boats and escaped to Australia, where MacArthur became Supreme Commander, Southwest Pacific Area. Upon his arrival, MacArthur gave a speech in which he famously promised "I shall ... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:51

$72.00
177036

Second Battle of EL ALAMEIN Egypt World War II Erwin Rommel BEGIN 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854163136

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, Oct. 24, 1942 * Second Battle of El Alamein begins * World War II Egypt - Africa * German General Erwin Rommel The front page has a nice banner headline: "BIG EGYPT DRIVE" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Incomplete issue containing the 1st 2 loose leafs only (pages 1-4), nice for display as such.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:50

$37.00
177035

EDDIE RICKENBACKER American WWI Fighter Ace Found at Sea ALIVE 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854161444

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, November 15, 1942 * Eddie Rickenbacker found alive * American World War I airplane fighter ace * Adrift at sea for 24 days The front page has great banner headline: "CAPT. RICKENBACKER, 5 OTHERS RESCUED" with subhead. More on pages 3 & 4 with photos. First report coverage on the rescue of Captain Eddie Rickenbacker after he was adrift at sea for 24 days. Nice to have in a West Coast publication. Incomplete issue containing the 1st 2 loose leafs (pages 1-4) only but all Rickenbacker reporting is present. Irregular along the left margin, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:49

$39.00
177034

German Battleship BISMARCK Sinks HMS HOOD Royal Navy 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854159892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, 3rd WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, May 24, 1941. * HMS Hood sunk (1st report) * German battleship Bismarck * World War II - WWII * Early, same day report The front page has a great banner headline announcing: "BATTLE CRUISER HOOF SUNK IN SEA FIGHT" with subhead: "Biggest British Warship Is Blown Up" Nice for display. First report coverage on the sinking of the HMS by the German battleship, Bismarck. The Bismarck would be sunk in retaliation a few days later. Complete with all 30 pages, toning and minor wear along the central fold, some light dirtiness, generally nice. wikipedia notes: HMS Hood (pennant number 51) was a battlecruiser of the Royal Navy, and considered the pride of the Royal Navy in the int... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:49

$82.00
177031

SELMA to MONTGOMERY AL Alabama Martin Lurther King Blacks MARCH 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854158320

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Mass., March 26, 1965 * Selma to Montgomery AL Alabama * Martin Luther King Jr. * Viola Liuzzo murder The front page has a three column headline: "New Englanders Join In Rights Activities" with photo. (see) Also a two column heading: "Officials Fear Renewed Violence After Slaying" (see) This was the 3rd and final try which ended in success. Complete with all 10 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:47

$58.00
177030

SACCO & VANZETTI Nicola & Bartolomeo Execution ELECTRIC CHAIR 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554703097

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK AMERICAN, August 23, 1927 * Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti * Electric chair executions (1st report) The front page has a nice banner headline in large white lettering within a black background: "SACCO-VANZETTI DIE" with subheads and photos of each anarchist. Nice for display. More on the following pages. Incomplete issue containing pages 1-6 only of a ? page issue. Light toning and a little wear at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine/1st column, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:47

$57.00
177029

Best ROY HALLADAY'S Postseason No-Hitter Philadelphia Phillies 2010 Newwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554702951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, October 7, 2010 * Roy Halladay's no-hitter * Postseason debut * Best title to be had The front page has a headline: "Unhittable" with subhead: "Halladay silences Reds to make history in his playoff debut" and photo. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a headline: "Docs of Ages" with subheads and 2 related photos. Much more on the following pages. Great to have in this famous Philadelphia title. Complete 1st and sport's section totaling 36 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:46

$40.00
177028

BATTLE OF MIDWAY U.S. & Japanese Navy Naval Fight WORLD WAR II 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854157128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 6, 1942 * Battle Of Midway ends w/ win * Japanese vs. American Navy * World war II original - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "JAPS REPULSED AT MIDWAY!" with subheads. Nice for display. Related map on page 7. Complete with 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:46

$117.00
177027

BATTLE OF MIDWAY VICTORY Japanese Carriers Sunk 1942 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372854156863

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 7, 1942. * Battle Of Midway victory * Imperial Japanese Navy defeated * World war II - WWII naval The front page has a great headline announcing: "JAP FLEET SMASHED BY U. S.; 2 CARRIERS SUNK AT MIDWAY" with subheads and photo of Admiral Nimitz. Nice for display. More on page 8. Coverage on the Battle of Midway. This key naval fight would turn the tables in favor of the United States vs. Japan. The Gettysburg of World War II ? Complete with 50+ pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:45

$123.00
177026

INDIRA GANDHI India Woman Prime Minister Leader ASSASSINATION 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554700593

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 31, 1984 * Indira Gandhi assassination * India Prime Minister The front page banner headline announces: "Indira Gandhi Assassinated" with subhead and 2 related photos. (see) Nice for display. More on page 8. The complete first section only with 14 pages, light toning to upper half (see), nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:45

$75.00
177002

Great ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR Hawaii World War II Japanese Navy 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372853890972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GLENDALE NEWS-PRESS, Calif., Dec. 8, 1941 * Attack on Pearl Harbor * U.S. to enter World War II * Imperial Japanese Navy A fantastic issue for display as the front page has a very dramatic announcement of the bombing of Pearl Harbor with: "WAR!" in 7 3/4 inch bold lettering with: "JAPAN DECLARES WAR ON UNITED STATES, BRITAIN" with subheads. (see) More on the following pages. This is one of the most dramatic issues we have seen for this infamous event. Nice to have in a West Coast publication. Complete with all 10 pages as noted in the masthead, minor wear along the central fold with a few tiny archival mends on page 2, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends December 25, 2019 08:44

$378.00
177001

LORD JOHN FRENCH Irish War of Independence Assassination Attempt 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372851071945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 20, 1919 * Lord John French assassination attempt * Irish War of Independence - Martin Savage * Ashtown, Dublin, Ireland The top of the front page has a three column headline: "LORD FRENCH ATTACKED FROM AMBUSH; ESCAPES DUBLIN BOMBS AND BULLETS; TWO POLICEMEN HIT, ONE ASSASSIN KILLED" with subheads and photo of Lord French. (see) Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:06

$45.00
177000

NAUVOO ILLINOIS Mormons Mormonism Latter-Day Saints Town PRINT 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549075202

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GLEASON'S PICTORIAL, Boston, July 22, 1854 * Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois view * The Church Of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints * Mormons - Mormonism The ftpg. shows: "Panorama, or Mount of Pleasure, in Japan". Inside has a great half page print captioned: "Nauvoo, From the Mississippi, Looking Down the River." with a related article headed: "Nauvoo City", which begins: "This is the site of the celebrated Mormon city founded by Joe Smith & his followers in 1840..." with more. Rare to find a period print of this Mormon city. This issue also has a nearly half pg. print: "Little Crow Village, on the Mississippi", & prints of "View of Jeddo, the Capital City of Japan... See More  

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:06

$84.00
176999

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President of United States INAUGURATION Inaugural 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549075009

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, N.C., March 6, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * 1st Inauguration - inaugural address * From a future Confederate city * Dawn of the Civil War Printed on page 2 in this famous soon-to-be-Confederate port city is Abraham Lincoln's: "Inaugural Address" which takes nearly two full column. In his address he tries to allay the fears of the Southern states as to his motives, and near the end he says: "...I am loth to close. We are not enemies but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may be strained, it must not break our bonds of affection...". Perhaps not surprisingly, there is no formal introductory text concerning the festivities, etc, but there is a "jab" in how Lincoln arrived, he... See More  

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:05

$540.00
176998

Very Rare & Early PENSACOLA Escambia County FLORIDA Antebellum 1839 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372851071374

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENSACOLA GAZETTE, Florida, July 27, 1839 * Rare antebellum title * Escambia County A very nice & early newspaper from this Florida town, very rarely found from before the Civil War. This is a four page newspaper with various news of the day and a wealth of ads as well. Inside are: "How to Tell a Drunken Man" "Another Indian Massacre" "Late From Texas" "Naval" and much more. Four pages, rejoined at the spine, some older tape mends which do not deter readability, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends December 22, 2019 15:05

$92.00
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