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176943

JIMMIE MATTERN American Airplane Aviator Found ALIVE in Siberia 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849880848

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 8, 1933 * American Aviator Jimmie Mattern * Airplane flight around the World attempt * Found to be safe in Siberia The top of the front page has a two column heading: "MATTERN IS SAFE IN NORTH SIBERIA; SOVIET WILL AID" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with 2 related photos. First report coverage on Jimmie Mattern, the American flyer who had disappeared on June 14 while trying to complete the first solo airplane flight around the world, getting out word that he had survived. Mattern, missing for more than three weeks, was able to send a telegram from the Siberian city of Bocharova with the words "Safe at Anadyr, Chukotka, Siberia. Jimmie Mattern." Complete with all 26 pages,... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:18

$39.00
176942

H.H. HOLMES Herman Mudgett 1st America SERIAL KILLER Arrested 1894 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392547244762

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., November 24, 1894 * re. H.H. Holmes arrest * Herman Webster Mudgett * 1st U.S. serial killer The front page has an article headed: "The Williams Sisters" "Their Uncle Believes They Were Murdered by Holmes" and more. Page 2 hs another article headed: "HUNTING FOR PITZEL" and more with related print. (see) See images for coverage on the recent arrest and indictment of H.H. Holmes, America's 1st serial killer. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning, some spine wear, a little other margin wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:18

$67.00
176941

BABE RUTH Hits 500th HOME RUN New York Yankees MLB BASEBALL 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849880547

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., August 12, 1929 * Babe Ruth's 500th home run * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a two column heading: "Ruth's 500th Home Run Features League Week End" First report coverage on the 500th home run milestone by Yankee great, Babe Ruth. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:17

$52.00
176940

USS WASP Aircraft Carrier Guadalcanal SINKING 1942 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392547241266

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, October 27, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Wasp sinking * Battle of Guadacanal * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline in bold lettering: "BIG NAVY LOSSES!" with subheads. (see) More on pages 5 & 7 with two photos. "This sinking actually happened over a month ago but was not made public until now making this still a first report. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small library label within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:17

$82.00
176939

Best TOM CLAY FIRED Detroit Radio Disk Jockey Payola Scandal 1959 Det. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392547238895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Nov. 23, 1959 * Tom Clay fired (Guy King) * Detroit disk jockey - WJBK-AM * Payola commercial radio scandal The front page has a nice banner headline: "WJBK FIRES DISC JOCKEY" with subheads that include: "DJ Tom Clay Admits Payola" and more with photo of Clay. (see) Great to have and probably only reported as such in a Detroit publication. Very rare as such. Complete with all 48 pages, library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:17

$57.00
176938

BATTLE OF MIDWAY Carriers Aircraft Fighters VICTORY 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849880209

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 12, 1942 * Battle Of Midway - Carriers * United States Navy vs. Imperial Japanese Navy * The sea battle that changed the course of WWII The front page has a nice headline: "S. F. MIDWAY HERO HOME, TELLS STORY" with subheads and photo of Walter C. Sweeney Jr. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 10 with more related photos of Sweeney. Coverage on the recent victory at the Battle of Midway. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp on the ftpg., some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:16

$52.00
176937

FOUR FREEDOMS SPEECH "Worship" "Fear" Want" Franklin D. Roosevelt 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849880099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, January 7, 1941 * Franklin D. Roosevelt's Four Freedoms defined * State of the Union Address The front page has a nice headline: "CONGRESS TO RUSH 'STOP HITLER' DRIVE" with subheads. (see) Complete text of Roosevelt's message in located on page 15. In his message he defines what he considered the four essential freedoms: freedom of speech and expression freedom of worship freedom from want and freedom from fear. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:16

$52.00
173725

Great CAROLE LOMBARD Actress Killed - TWA Flight 3 Airplane Crash 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372693993965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, January 17, 1942 * Actress Carole Lombard death * Airplane crash disaster (1st report) The front page has a terrific banner headline announcing: "CAROLE LOMBARD AND 21 FEARED DEAD IN AIRLINER" with subheads and photo. Great for display. More on page 3. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 21, 2019 13:33

$145.00
176927

OPERATION VALKYRIE Adolph Hitler Assassination Attempt Nazi PURGE 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849584216

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 22, 1944 * Operation Valkyrie failure * Adolph Hitler assassination attempt * German officers executed The ftpg. has two follow-up items relating to "Operation Valkyrie", the attempt to kill Adolph Hitler: "Rebels' Move Upset By Him, Goebbels Says" "Famous Generals Reported Slain" "Allied Radios Urge Germans To Join Revolt" as well as: "Six Nazis Dance In Glee Over Hitler Attack". The banner headline announces that: "DEMOCRATS NAME TRUMAN" to be on the Vice President ballot for the Nov. election. Twenty pages, great condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:30

$40.00
176926

Best LOU GEHRIG Baseball Games Play Streak ENDS New York Yankees 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546797621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 2, 1939 * Lou Gehrig's games played streak ends (1st report) * New York Yankees - Major league baseball * Best title to be had ? rare as such The front page begins with a 3 line, 3 column head: "GEHRIG OUT OF YANK LINEUP AFTER 2,130 GAMES IN A ROW...". The subhead: " 'Not So Good', Says Iron Horse, And Steps Down". The text carries over to the sports page where there is 6 column head: "Gehrig Out of Line-Up After 2,130 Games in Row" and subhead: " 'Not Good Enough Now', Says Lou sand Steps down" "May Be Back Later, McCarthy Asserts; Dahlgren Sent to First Base". Great to have this historic report in a New York City newspaper. Complete in 34 pages, small binding holes at the blank sp... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:29

$155.00
176925

Rare ALLEN GINSBERG Poet & DUSTIN HOFFMAN Creation 1966 Counterculture Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546797411

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, May 26, 1966 * Allen Ginsberg - Beat Generation poet & more * Very early actor Dustin Hoffman before known A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as the front page features an article with photo of: "Allen Ginsberg: Hustler for Life". 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 in 1955, the Voice began as a platform for the creative community of New York City. So this is the perfect platform for an article on Ginsberg, one of the leading figures of both the Beat Generation during the 1950s and the counterculture that soon followed. The lengthy article carries over... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:28

$140.00
176924

Rare CONFEDERATE Post Battle of Gettysburg & More 1863 Civil War South Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849583176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, July 24, 1863 * Post Battle of Gettysburg * Battle of Fort Wagner * From capital of Confederacy A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. More than half of the front page is taken up with the printing of "An Act For the Assessment & Collection Of Taxes" in the Confederacy. Other ftpg. items include: "Latest from Charleston" "Latest From Mississippi" & other smaller reports with small heads including: "The Army Intelligence Office" "The Yankee Raid In North Carolina" and more. The back page has a lengthy editorial, and also several reports on the Civil War including: 'Operations Before Charleston" "The Assault On Battery Wagner--Desperate Effort of the Enemy-... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:28

$77.00
176923

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY by Isaiah Thomas w/ John Adams Act 1798 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849582494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Sept. 19, 1798 * 18th century America publication * John Adams act of Congress Most of the first column is on: "The Bank Bill". The back page has an Act of Congress relating to judicial courts of the United States, signed in type by the President: John Adams. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:27

$45.00
176922

BATTLE OF THE NILE Lord Horatio Nelson defeats Napoleon Bonaparte 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849580773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Nov. 28, 1798 * Lord Horatio Nelson victorious * Battle of the Nile * Napoleon Bonaparte Page 2 has a letter beginning: "There is hope yet for America!...". Page 3 has: "Confirmation" which notes: "...most complete assurance of the defeat of the fleet of Buonaparte by Admiral Nelson..." with more on the Battle of the Nile. Also: "The President" concerning his arrival at New York. Four pages, decorative masthead, nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:26

$43.00
176921

1864 ROBERT E. LEE Confederate General Sieges of Richmond & Petersburg Civil War


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849580479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 6, 1864 * Confederate General Robert E. Lee * Sieges of Richmond and Petersburg Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "RICHMOND" "Both Armies Fortifying" "Lee Moving Troops to Petersburg" "The Enemy Strengthening on Our Left" "Another Rebel Battery Captured" and much more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:25

$28.00
176920

CITY POINT VA Barge Explosion William T. Sherman at ATLANTA 1864 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849580352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 12, 1864 * City Point, Virginia barge explosion * General William T. Sherman reaches Atlanta Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "GRANT" "Appalling Calamity at City Point" "Details of the Fearful Explosion on Board an Ordnance Barge" "Stanton's War Bulletin" "The Capture of Mobile Reported by Rebel Deserters" "Sherman Knocking Atlanta with Shells" "Sheridan" and much more including inside page reports. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:25

$31.00
176919

BATTLE OF MOOREFIELD West Virginia WV Civil War Cavalry Fight 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546792714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 9, 1864 * Battle of Moorefield, West Virginia * Last Confederate invasion of the North Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE INVASION" "Defeat of the Rebels Near Morefield by General Averill" "Official Reports of the Victory at New Creek" "Retreat of the Rebels from Maryland" "GRANT" "The Explosion of the Rebel Mine & Charge of the Enemy" "SHERMAN" "The Reported Capture of General Stoneman Confirmed" "Attack of Farragut's Fleet on the Defences of Mobile" "Brilliant Naval Engagement" and much more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine, a crease near the center, light toning.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:24

$28.00
176918

BRANCHVILLE SC General William T. Sherman' March Civil War Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849580148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 9, 1865 * General William T. Sherman * Branchville SC South Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "Sherman Marching on Branchville, South Carolina" " Bragg Asking the Prayers of All Christians for Himself & His Army" "Opposition to Jeff. Davis' Proposed Suspension of Habeas Corpus" "The Union Feeling In Savannah" "Overflow of Joy at the Reappearance of the Old Flag" and much more. Eight pages, small piece from an upper corner affect no text, binding slits at the spine, good condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:24

$30.00
176917

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849579719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 27, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's funeral * Closing events of the Civil War A wealth of fine column heads on both the end of the Civil War and Lincoln's funeral, etc., including the front page: "SHERMAN" "The Conference With Johnston" "General Sherman Aware of the Assassination of Mr. Lincoln Before the Conclusion of the Conference" "Johnston Originally Proposed to Surrender on the Terms Allowed Lee" "Richmond" "The Rebels In Canada" and more. Page 4 has: "The Funeral" "Impressive & Solemn Proceedings" "The Assassins--Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth" and more. Eight pages, irregular at the blank spine, small rubbing hole near the center of the front leaf, otherwise good.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:24

$48.00
176916

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN State of the Union Address 1864 Civil War NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546790820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 7, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * State of the Union Address (last) "The Message Of President Lincoln" takes all of the last column on the front page and concludes on page 2, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. This was Lincoln's annual state-of-the-union address. In the message Lincoln states in part: "...In presenting the abandonment of armed resistance to the National authority on the part of the insurgents as the only indispensable condition to ending the war...I retract nothing heretofore said of as to Slavery...". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:23

$67.00
176915

BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks Civil War Virginia MAP 1862 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546789902

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 5, 1862 * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * American Civil War original map The front page features a Civil War map headed: "The Battle Of Seven Pines" showing much detail. Front page column heads include: "The Battle of the Seven Pines" "Bloody Check Sustained by the Union Advance" "The Causes of Our Defeat" "Fremont's Pursuit of Jackson" "An Engagement Beyond Strasburg" "Highly Important From Corinth" "Beauregard's Army Dispersed" "Pope 30 Miles Below Corinth" "Beauregard Tells His Men to Save Themselves" and more. Eight pages, never bound or trimmed, minor wear at the central fold, minor margin wear.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:23

$45.00
176914

Rare ANTI-SLAVERY William Lloyd Garrison Arming Blacks? 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546787403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LIBERATOR, Boston, Aug. 8, 1862 * Rare anti-slavery title * Negroes to fight ? (Civil War) This is the famous anti-slavery newspaper by famed abolitionist publisher William Lloyd Garrison. The masthead features two engravings, one of a slave auction and the other showing slaves being emancipated. Among the front page articles are: "Why Should the [Black] Fight?" "Why Not Employ The Blacks?" "The Negro Regiment at Port Royal" "The Black Man in the Army" "Necessity of an Immediate Alliance with the Slaves of the Rebels" "The White Man's War. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, various archival mends near folds inside, nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:22

$89.00
176913

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio w/ Battle of Corinth 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849578281

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 5, 1862 From the midst of the Civil War, some of the articles are headed: "The Mississippi" "Greeley on Amalgamation of Races" "Our Recent Losses in Kentucky" "War News of the Week" "Shameless Conduct" "Lincoln's Last Story" "Battle of Corinth--Overwhelming Victory" & much more. Eight pages, nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South" this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxious was this paper to Unionists that it was denied circulation in some cities. In 1863 the press was raided by a hateful mob.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:22

$38.00
176912

Abe Lincoln FREEDMEN'S BUREAU BILL President Andrew Johnson VETO 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546783180

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 20, 1866 * Freedmen's Bureau Bill * Andrew Johnson veto message The front page has message by the president headed: "WASHINGTON NEWS" "An Important Veto Message from President Johnson" "He Withholds His Approval from the Freedman's Bureau Bill" and more. (see) Message takes up about 3 columns and is signed in type: Andrew Johnson. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:21

$57.00
176911

Best ROLLO OGDEN New York Times Editor DEATH w/ Photo 1937 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849577641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1937 * Rollo Ogden death (1st report) * Editor of the New York Times * Best title to be had ? The front page has two column headings surrounded by black borders: "Rollo Ogden Dead" "Editor of the Times" "Succumbs at 81 After a Week's Illness--A Leader in Journalism for Almost Half a Century" Continues on page three with banner headline and very nice black bordered photo. First report coverage on the death of Roolo Ogden, editor of the New York Times from 1922 to 1937. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:21

$42.00
176910

WILLIAM H. HASTIE 1st Black Appellate Judge Senate SWORN IN 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546782762

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 2, 1949 * William H. Hastie sworn in * 1st black United States Appellate Judge The top of page 22 has a three column photo with heading: "First [Black] Sworn In As Circuit Court Of Appeals Judge" with text. (see) Other news, sports and advertising of the day. Complete in 54 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:21

$52.00
176909

Lot of (5) Early 19th Century Pre War of 1812 - 1803-1809 Original NEWSPAPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546782578

Offered are 5 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: Five very early 19th century American newspapers: New York Herald, June 11, 1803; United States' Gazette, Sept. 11, 1809; Columbian Centinel, Oct. 27, 1804; New England Palladium, Sept. 21, 1802; and Boston Patriot, May 24, 1809. 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 December 21, 2019 09:20

$48.00
176908

BATTLE OF BRITAIN Begins w/ German Bombers LUFTWAFFE Attacks 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849576605

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, July 10, 1940 * Battle of Britain begins (1st report) * German bombers over United Kingdom The front page has a one column heading: "British Down 11 Nazi Planes As 150 Battle" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the beginning of the "Battle of Britain" with the attack by the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:19

$42.00
176907

FRED "KILLER" BURKE Captured & Tim Healy Irish Free State DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849576402

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1931 * Tim Healy (politician) death * Irish nationalist - Irish Free State * Gangster era hitman Fred "Killer" Burke captured * St. Valentine's Day massacre suspect Page 25 has a one column heading: "'TIM' HEALY DIES, IRISH STATESMAN" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Tim Healy, first Governor-General of the Irish Free State. Page 52 has one column headings: "BURKE, ACE OF CRIME, IS CAPTURED ASLEEP" "Killer, Charged With Chicago's St. Valentine Massacre, Is Surrounded in Missouri Farmhouse", "Rushed With Machine Guns" "Fugitive, Who Is Trapped in Bed, Thought His Captors Were Gangsters Seeking Vengeance" with smaller subheads. First report coverage ... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:19

$42.00
176906

New FENWAY PARK Boston Red Sox Opening Day DEBUT MLB Baseball 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546779265

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 18, 1934 * The new Fenway Park opens (1st game) * Boston Red Sox baseball * MLB opening day - renovated with more seats The front page has a three column heading: "Revamped Red Sox Make Gallant Fight but Succumb to Senators in 11th Inning" with subheads. Text includes: "A reconstructed Boston team, playing in a beautiful new ball park..." Report continues in the sport's section with box scores. This was the 1st game in the newly renovated Fenway Park. Nice to have in a publication close to Boston. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:19

$48.00
170922

CASABLANCA CONFERENCE Franklin D. Roosevelt CHURCHILL1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372606835002

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 27, 1943 * Casablanca Conference in Morocco * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill * Jewish holocaust The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "PRESIDENT FLIES TO AFRICA" with subheads. Nice for display. More on pages 6 & 7 with related map and small photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 20, 2019 14:44

$52.00
176896

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848636434

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, Final Extra, September 3, 1943 * Operation Avalanche * Allies invade Italy * INCOMPLETE ISSUE * The bold headline proclaims: "ALLIES LAND IN ITALY" with subhead\s and related map. (see) Front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), a little left margin wear, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 20, 2019 13:45

$40.00
176884

Rare RAPID CITY SD Pennington South Dakota Territory BLACK HILLS 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848372020

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BLACK HILLS JOURNAL, Rapid City, Dakota Territory, June 22, 1883 * Very rare Old West title * Pennington County From six years before South Dakota would become a state. Much concerning mining, including: "Custer's Peak - And the Country Surrounding--Silver & Copper Ore Discoveries" 'Valentine and Rapid City" "A New Milling Process" & other items. Page 2 has an article beginning: "Crook went to Mexico in pursuit of the Apaches. He overtook & conquered them...". Four pages, some holes at folds, a 2 1/4 by 2 3/4 inch piece clipped from the front leaf, various archival mends at margins.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:10

$88.00
176883

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President Inauguration 1862 Civil War MAP Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848371897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Feb. 28, 1862 * Jefferson Davis inauguration * President of the Confederacy * Map inside Florida There is a wealth of Civil War reporting on the front page including column heads: "The Burnside Expedition" "Condition of the Rebel Guns" "A Visit to Nag's Head" "The War in the South-West" "Nashville Surrendered" "In Occupation by Union Troops" "The Rebels at Murfreesboro" "Capture of Fayetteville, Ark." But the prime content would be found on page 6 with: "Inaugural Address of Jeff. Davis" (see for portions) which is followed by: "Another Fast Day--Proclamation by the President" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Also on pg. 6 is: "What Shall be Done with the Slaves?". Page 2 ... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:09

$69.00
176882

Historic NEW ENGLAND RESTRAINING ACT Pre Rev. War 1775 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848371801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER, Philadelphia, Sept. 2, 1775 * The New England Restraining Act * Pre Revolutionary tension w/ England * John Hancock gets married Taking nearly one-third of the front page and most of page 2 is the extension of the very historic New England Restraining Act by Parliament. This was the King's response to the American colonies' decision to boycott British goods. The Act provided that New England's trade be limited to Britain and the British West Indies, trade with other nations prohibited effective July 1, 1775. In April 1775, after news was received in London that colonies outside of New England had joined the Continental Association, a second restraining Act was passed to include the colonies of Pen... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:09

$940.00
176881

OUTLAW JESSE JAMES Interview w/ His Wife re. Death 1882 St. Louis MO Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392545166403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, April 29, 1882 * Outlaw Jesse James * Interview w/ his wife Page 9 has nearly a full column taken up with: "JESSE'S TRANING" "The Delicate Way in Which Mrs. James Refers to Her Husband's Peculiar Vocation" "An Hour's Talk with the Outlaw's Widow--Some of the Savings Invested in Business--A Mysterious Friend Said to be the Wife of Frank". A fascinating & detailed article from not long after Jesse James was killed. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:09

$72.00
176880

1ST DUKE OF MONMOUTH James Scott Tower Hill Execution BEHEADING 1685 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848371479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 16, 1685 * James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth * Tower Hill execution - beheading The report of great significance is the rather brief, yet very historic, found on page 2 & datelined from Whitehall, July 15: "This day the late Duke of Monmouth, being attained of High Treason by Act of Parliament, was Beheaded on a scaffold for that purpose; erected on Tower Hill." This is prefaced with another Whitehall report dated July 13 which foretold his doom, with: "This afternoon the late Duke of Monmouth and the late Lord Gray, with the German, were brought hither by water from Foxhall; and about eight in the evening were carried to the Tower in the Kings Barges, guarded by several... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:08

$1,830.00
176879

SHIRLEY TEMPLE BLACK Appointed to United Nations General Assembly 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848371353

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Russell, Kansas, August 30, 1969 * Child actress Shirley Temple Black * Appointed to United Nations General Assembly * President Richard Nixon The front page carries a one column, two line headline "Nixon Appoints Shirley Black". The text begins: "Shirley Temple Black, a curly-haired movie moppet turned suburban housewife and ardent Republican, was appointed to the U.S. delegation to the United Nations by President Nixon Friday...". Complete in 6 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:08

$37.00
176878

BATTLE OF SPOTSYLVANIA General Ulysses S. Grant QUOTE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848371129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1864 * Battle of Spotsylvania VA Virginia * General Robert E. Lee * Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's famous quote The front page has nice first column heads on the Civil War including: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Gen. Grant Says the Result is So Far Much in Our Favor" "Heavy Fighting on Wednesday" "Lee Sends In a Flag of Truce" "Gen. Grant Refuses An Armistice" "Grant Pushing on to Find Them" "Our Cavalry in Lee's Rear" and yet another of the heads is one of the more famous utterances of the Civil War, as he expressed his frustration in the progress of wearing down Robert E. Lee in the battle of the Wilderness: "He Will 'Fight it Out if it Takes All Summer.". This famous quote--in its more complete form--i... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:07

$84.00
176877

Great CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Fever Mining Mines Diggings 1848 Evansville Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392545164729

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVANSVILLE DAILY JOURNAL, Indiana, Sept. 28, 1848 * Terrific & early report * California Gold Rush Page 2 has a very early & quite lengthy (nearly a column long) article on the California Gold Rush, headed: "The Gold Fever In California" which includes in part: "...large number of the inhabitants were engaged in searching for gold which was found over a large extend of country...more than 1000 people digging & washing for gold...contain vast quantities of gold..." and so much more including talk of the very high prices for everything. The top of pg. 2 has a nice campaign notice: "For President GEN. ZACHARY TAYLOR...". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:06

$97.00
176876

WILLIAM H. HASTIE 1st Black Appellate Judge Senate CONFIRMATION 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392545164531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1950 * William H. Hastie U.S. Senate confirmation * 1st Black United States Appellate Judge Page 50 has a small and somewhat discrete article headed: "[Black] Judge Confirmed" "Senate Unanimously Approves Hastie for Appeals Bench" (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertising of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:06

$48.00
176875

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Last Season INJURY by Lou Gehrig 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848370671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1934 * Babe Ruth's last injury as a player ? * Last season w/ New York Yankees The sport's section (page 22) has a two column heading: "Ruth Injured as Yankees Lose; Hit on Leg by Gehrig's Drive" with subhead. (see) Was this his last injury prior to retirement ? It was his last full season as a player. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:06

$38.00
176874

BUDDY 1st Seeing Eye Guide Dog Morris Frank Service Animal DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848370562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 24, 1938 * "Buddy" death - German Shepherd * 1st ever trained guide dog - seeing eye * Morris Frank's service animal Page 21 has a one column heading: "FIRST DOG TRAINED AS 'SEEING EYE' DIES" with subhead and illustration of "Buddy"". (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in very nice condition.

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$58.00
176873

BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN Horror Film Boris Karloff 1st Advertisement 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392545163368

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1935 * "Bride of Frankenstein" horror film * Opening day premiere advertisement * Actor Boris Karloff as The Monster Page 25 has a 4 x 3 1/2 inch illustrated advertisement for the opening day showing in New York City for the movie: "The Bride OF Frankenstein" starring Boris Karloff. This was the day this famous movie opened in New York City. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:04

$48.00
176872

Best THE SHINING Horror Film Movie Opening Week AD 1980 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392545161688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 28, 1980 * Best "The Shining" advertisement * Grand Opening week premiere * Jack Nicholson psychological horror A issue on the opening week (Wed.) of the motion picture hit "The Shining" and perhaps no better newspaper could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Inside the "Calendar Section" is a 10 6 1/2 inch advertisement for the movie that had it's opening day the previous weekend. (Fri.) A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Complete 1st and Calendar sections only with a total of 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:03

$57.00
176871

THE INVISIBLE MAN H. G. Wells Opening Day NYC Movie Advertisement 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392545161381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 17, 1933 * "The Invisible Man" film * Opening day movie advertisement (NYC) * H. G. Wells pre-Code science fiction horror Page 23 has a 5 x 4 inch movie advertisement for the opening day of "The Invisible Man" based on H. G. Wells' science fiction novel. News, sports and other 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. Nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:02

$58.00
176870

Rare 1716 POST BOY Newspaper LONDON England 18th Century w/ Masthead Engravings


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392545160996

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE POST BOY, London, July 5, 1716 * Rare title w/ nice masthead One of the nicer mastheads of the 18th century as it features two handsome engravings (see). Various news reports from Europe. The back page is mostly filled with advertisements and notices. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, measures 8 1/4 by 14 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:02

$36.00
176868

BATTLE OF MIDWAY ENDS w/ Japanese Navy Defeated WORLD WAR II 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392545160130

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 8, 1942 * Battle Of Midway ends w/ win * Japanese vs. American Navy * World war II original - WWII The front page has a terrific banner headline: "JAPS SMASHED!" with: "GREAT BATTLE ENDS, FLEET SENT REELING" and subheads. Great for display. Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the headline does affect readability, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:01

$137.00
176852

Senator JFK John F. Kennedy ENTERS Presidential Race as Democrat 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543452464

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Jan. 3, 1960 * JFK - John F. Kennedy enters race * Becomes Democratic Party candidate * For President of the United States The front page has the report whereby John F. Kennedy entered the race for President, with a six column headline: "Kennedy Opens His Drive In De, Presidential Race" with subheads and small photo of JFK. Complete with all 40+ pages, some small binding holes, small library stamp near the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:16

$98.00
176851

ROBERT FROST Rural Life American Poetry Poems 1st Report DEATH 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372847219958

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., January 29, 1963 * Robert Frost death (1st report) * American poet The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "World Pays Tribute to Robert Frost" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of famous American poet, Robert Lee Frost. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Robert Lee Frost (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963) was an American poet. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New England in the early twentieth century, using them to examine complex social and philosoph... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:16

$42.00
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