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176540

Rare Salt Lake City UT Utah Nice Masthead Engraving 1893 Magazine OUTER WRAPPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832151196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DESERET WEEKLY, Salt Lake City, Utah, Jan. 5, 1889 * Uncommon title with outer wrappers * Mormons - Mormonism This paper calls itself a: "Pioneer Publication of the Rocky Mountain Region - Truth and Liberty". See the photo below for the very decorative & large front page illustration, which shows settlers traveling, the Mormon temple, an early train, etc. This issue includes: "The Territorial Fair" "The Negro Problem" "Colored Catholics" "Held for Bigamy" "He was from Utah" & so much more. Complete in 32 pages, 8 by 12 inches, some foxing to cover.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:33

$32.00
176539

Best LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Baseball Contract Signing 1928 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523213077

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1928 * Lou Gehrig signs for 3 years * New York Yankees contract * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 9) has a one column heading: "YANKS SIGN GEHRIG TO 3-YEAR CONTRACT" with subheads and photo of Gehrig. (see) 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 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:28

$45.00
176538

EARLY Rare 17th Century 345 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1674 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523212550

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, December 10, 1674 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:28

$40.00
176536

NOTRE DAME-ARMY College Football Rivalry ENDS in South Bend IN 1947 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523211589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, November 9, 1947 * The Army-Notre Dame rivalry ends (1st report) * NCAA college football - South Bend, Indiana The front page of this section has a four column headline: "NOTRE DAME BEATS ARMY, 27-7" with subheads that include: "Irish Stage Drives" "Notre Dame, Expected to Pass, Batters Army With Ground Plays" and more with nice related photo. Lengthy coverage continues on page S3 with another large photo, stats and lineup. Too much text to photograph all. Other sporting news of the day with much on other college football games, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: After meeting every year since 1919, Army decided to end the annual series after 1947 because... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:27

$40.00
176535

HARVARD MARK I - 1st Digital Calculator Computer IBM Introduction 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832143442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1944 * Harvard Mark I introduced for 1st time * 1st universal calculator - IBM digital computer * Howard H. Aiken - pioneer in computing Page 16 has an editorial with small heading: "Aiken's Calculator" (see) Coverage on the introduction of the 1st large scale automatic digital computer at Harvard University. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: The electromechanical ASCC was devised by Howard H. Aiken, built at IBM and shipped to Harvard in February 1944. It began computations for the U.S. Navy Bureau of Ships in May and was officially presented to the university on August 7, 1944. The main advantage of the Mark I was that it was fully automati... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:27

$40.00
176534

NILE KINNICK Iowa Hawkeyes College Football All-Star Votes Lead 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832143214

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 21, 1940 * Nile Kinnick's all-star voting tops all * Iowa Hawkeyes - NCAA college football Page 5 of this section has a small and somewhat discrete heading: "Kinnick Is Far In Lead" with subhead. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Nile Clarke Kinnick, Jr. (July 9, 1918 – June 2, 1943) was a student and a college football player at the University of Iowa. He won the 1939 Heisman Trophy and was a consensus All-American. He died during a training flight while serving as a U.S Navy aviator in World War II. Kinnick was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1951, ... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:26

$38.00
176533

BATTLE OF CHOSIN RESERVOIR w/ China Begins North Corean War 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832142933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1950 * Battle of Chosin Reservoir begins * People's Republic of China enter The front page has a five column headline: "ALLIES ARE DRIVEN BACK IN [COREA]; FOE HURLS 16 DIVISIONS INTO PUSH" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:26

$48.00
176532

(2) CASSIUS CLAY Sonny Liston Heavyweight Boxing Title KNOCKOUT 1965 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523206163

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, May 25 & 26, 1965 * Cassius Clay - Muhammad Ali * Sonny Liston knocked out ? * Heavyweight boxing title fight * A two issue lot with early reporting The May 25th issue has a three column heading on page 5: "Clay And Liston Meet Tonight In Title Fight" with 2 related photos. (see) The May 26 issue has a banner headline on page 5 that announces: "Clay KOs Liston; Retains Heavyweight Title" (see) Each issue is complete with 8 & 10 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small address stamp, within masthead, nice condition.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:25

$72.00
176531

United States U.S. EMBASSY CAR BOMBING Saigon Vietnam War 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523204489

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, March 30, 1965 * U.S. Embassy bombing * Saigon - Ho Chi Minh City * Vietnam War - conflict The front page has a nice banner headline: "U.S. VIET EMBASSY BOMBED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 40+ pages, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:24

$45.00
176530

Post SELMA to MONTGOMERY Alabama March Martin Lurther King BOYCOTT1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523203932

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, March 29, 1965 * Post Selma to Montgomery march * Martin Luther King Jr. & Civil Rights * Call for boycott in Alabama The front page has a three column heading: "King Urges World Boycott Of Ala. to Force Reforms" with small photo of King. (see) Complete with all 40+ pages, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:24

$52.00
176529

AUBURN NY New York PRISON Riot Auburn Correctional Facility Jail 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523203773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Conn., July 29, 1929 * Auburn Correctional Facility * Prison riot of 1929 (1st report) The front page has a one column heading: "1,700 Convicts in Auburn Prison Riot, Two Kiled" (see) Complete with all 16 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally very nice.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:23

$38.00
176528

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Star Visits Mexico City Baseball Game 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832140972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1946 * Babe Ruth visits Mexico City The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "BABE RUTH HAILED BY 15,000 MEXICANS" with subheads. Ruth made a public appearance at a baseball game in Mexico City. See images for text. Ruth would pass away a little more than 2 years later. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition,

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:23

$40.00
176527

Best DIRTY DANCING Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831284638

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 21, 1987 * Best "Dirty Dancing" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Romantic drama dance film - Patrick Swayze A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Dirty Dancing" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:24

$88.00
176526

FALL OF PARIS France World war II Germans Entering City 1940 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392521842026

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 15, 1940 * Fall of Paris, France * World War II Germans The front page has a nice headline in bold lettering: "FRANCE IS BROKEN!" with: "Cabinet Meets Today; Surrenders?" with subheads and related map. (see) More on the following pages. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:16

$52.00
176525

GREEN BAY PACKERS vs. New York Giants NFL Football Game 1929 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392521841519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. November 25, 1929. * Green Bay Packers * New York Giants * NFL football classic The sport's section (page 3) has a one column heading: "Packers Trounce Giants, Assume Pro Leadership" with subheads and standings. (see) Complete with all 18 pages, light toning a minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:15

$44.00
176524

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION Fight Wets vs. Drys w/ Illustration 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831277864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, January 18, 1931 * Prohibition in the United States * Wests vs. Drys w/ Illustration The front page of this section has a banner headline: "BEST STRATEGY FOR THE WETS AS BECK SEES IT; The Pennsylvania Representative Asserts that Congress Has the Legal Right to Withhold Enforcement Appropriations and That Wets Need Only 200 Votes in the House to Bring About This Situation" with clever parody illustration of a Trojan horse (camel here) showing men escaping with liquor in their hands. Lengthy text takes up the rest of the front page. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 20 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:15

$45.00
176523

BABY FACE NELSON Post Little Bohemia Lodge Wisconsin Shootout 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831277753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 28, 1934. * Outlaw John Dillinger gang * Baby Face Nelson hunted * Post Little Bohemia shootout * Hunted in North Midwest The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER'S AID LEADS RAD ON SUBURBAN BANK" with subhead. (see) More on page 2. Photo of Homer Van Meter on the back page. Coverage on the John Dillinger gang being hunted after the shootout at the Little Bohemia Lodge in Wisconsin. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The ... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:15

$45.00
176522

JAN MASARYK Czechoslovakia Diplomat & Politician SUICIDE Death 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392521839659

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTIEL, Mass., March 10, 1948 * Jan Garrigue Masaryk suicide death * Czechoslovakia diplomat & politician The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Masaryk's Death Leap Laid To Czech Red Coup" with subheads and photo of Masaryk. (see) Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:14

$45.00
176521

LOS GATOS DC-3 Mexican Laborers Airplane "Deportee" Song CRASH 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831276861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 29, 1948 * Los Gatos DC-3 airplane crash * Diablo Range - California disaster * Mexican farm laborers - workers * Woody Guthrie's "Deportee" song The front page has a one column heading: "Plane Crash Kills 28 Deportees" with subhead. First report coverage on the 1948 Los Gatos DC-3 crash in which killed many Mexicans being sent back to Mexico. This plane crash inspired the protest song "Deportee" by Woody Guthrie. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine,small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:12

$46.00
176520

WARNER OLAND Charlie Chan & Fu Manchu - Chinese Cast Actor DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831276750

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 7, 1938 * Warner Oland death (1st report) * Hollywood actor of Chinese characters * Charlie Chan & Fu Manchu The front page has a one column heading: "Warner Oland, 'Charlie Chan' of Films, Dead" with small photo. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, rag edition in great condition., a few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:12

$48.00
176519

OFFICIAL PEARL HARBOR ATTACK Investigation Probe Report Released 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831276556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., August 30, 1945 * Official Pearl Harbor attack report * President Harry S. Truman releases * Japan occupation just before peace signing On August 29, 1945, with America’s enemies vanquished, President Harry S. Truman released the results of secret Army and Navy investigations into the Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that took the lives of more than 2,400 Americans, sunk or damaged 21 ships in the U.S. Pacific fleet and brought the United States into World War II. The reports found top commanders in Washington – particularly former secretary of state Cordell Hull and Gen. George Marshall, the Army chief of staff — largely responsible for the lack of prepare... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:12

$52.00
176517

TONY CANZONERI Lightweight Boxing Championship Title Fight in 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392521826734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 5, 1932 * Tony Canzoneri retains World title * Lightweight boxing championship The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "CANZONERI WHIPS PETROLLE; RETAINS HIS TITLE" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition, a few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:07

$40.00
176516

CRISTERO WAR Jaisco Mexico Jose Reyes Vega TRAIN MASSACRE Soldiers1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372831273645

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA MORNING BEE, Nebraska, April 21, 1927 * Federal soldiers train massacre * El Limon, Jalisco, Mexico * Cristero War - Zapatistas * Jose Reyes Vega The front page has a one column heading: "Mexican Bandits Kill Passengers Escaping Fire" with subhead. (see) Complete with 18 pages, light toning and some margin wear with a little unrelated text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:07

$38.00
176496

WALL STREET Stock Market Record Selling SHARES Exchanged Hands 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830043350

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1928 * Wall Street panic - stock market * Record day in shares exchanged The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BIG MARKET BREAKS IN LARGEST SELLING IN EXCHANGE HISTORY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, small binding slits along spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: A panic on Wall Street caused stocks to plunge by as many as 40 points, as a record 4,820,840 shares changed hands. The fall was triggered by mass selling of shares in aircraft companies.

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Ends December 05, 2019 15:03

$42.00
176495

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Modern Mains Electricity DEATH 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830043073

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, January 8, 1943. * Nikola Tesla death (1ST REPORT) * Father of Radio & Physics * From the city where it happened The top of page 5 has a one column photo with heading: "INVENTOR DIES IN HOTEL ROOM" with subhead. (see) Much on World War II. Complete with all 16 pages, small ink markings throughout does not affect the Tesla report, small binding holes along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends December 05, 2019 15:03

$97.00
176494

Rare SHAKERS VILLAGE New Hampshire NH New York 1876 Newspaper Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520130761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SHAKER, Shakers, New York, and Shaker Village, New Hampshire, May, 1876 * Uncommon title A monthly publication "Published By The United Societies" for folks in the Shaker community, quite famous today for the style of furniture they produced. This issue has much religious-related content. Eight pages measuring 9 1/2 by 13 inches, great condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 15:02

$32.00
176493

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520130198

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 11, 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 seven column headline: "10,000 JAP CASUALTIES REPORTED AT MIDWAY" with subheads. (see). Nice for display. Coverage on the recent victory at the Battle of Midway. Complete with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within headline does not affect readablility,some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 15:01

$62.00
176492

Uncommon FINDLAY OHIO Hancock County "Flag City, USA" 1880 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520130029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FINDLAY DAILY JEFFERSONIAN, Ohio, Nov. 17, 1880 * Uncommon title * "Flag City, USA" The 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements, some illustrated. Complete, a little irregular along the spine, light damp staining, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 15:01

$27.00
176491

Best CHICAGO CUBS Baseball Pennant Drive w/ Paul Dominick Photo 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520129167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 20, 1935 * Chicago Cubs winning streak continues * Closing in for the NL baseball pennant * Photo of Paul Dominick, boy mascot The front page has a great banner headline: "CUBS WIN; CARDS KEEP PACE" with subheads. Nice for display. More in the sport's section. Related photos on the back page includes one of Paul Dominick, boy mascot for the Cubs. They would go on and win the National League pennant that year. Only a Chicago paper would have such a nice headline with photos here, very rare as such. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1935 season is largely remembered for the Cubs' 21-game winning s... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2019 15:00

$68.00
176490

VIOLA LIUZZO Ku Klux Klan KKK Selma Alabama March Murder FUNERAL 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520126852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Mass. March 30, 1965 * Viola Liuzzo funral * Ku Klux Klan murder * re. Civil Rights March * Selma, Alabama The front page has a two column heading: "Rights Leaders Pay Final Tribute to Mrs. Liuzzo" (see) Complete with all 18 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:59

$42.00
176489

SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY SMU Mustangs National Football Champions 1935 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520126248

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1935 * Southern Methodist University (SMU Mustangs) * NCAA college football champions The sport's section (page 35) has one column headings that include: "SO. METHODIST WINS THE ROCKNE TROPHY" "Mustangs, With 28.01 Rating, Named National Champions Under Dickinson System" and more with rankings chart. (see) First report coverage on Southern Methodist University (SMU) Mustangs winning the national college football championship title. 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 in 52 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:58

$44.00
176488

BATTLE OF THE BULGE Close w/ MAP - U.S. Armies Ready 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830038880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1944 * Battle of Bulge to begin * Armies lining up at border * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column headline: "1ST ARMY ATTACKS BELOW DUEREN; 7TH CLOSES IN ON REICH BORDER" with subheads and related map. (see) The initial beginning of the infamous battle would begin in two days. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 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 prim... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:58

$54.00
176487

BRODERICK-TERRY DUEL Lake Merced California over SLAVERY Question 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830038667

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 11, 1859 * Broderick-Terry duel * David C. & David S. * Last notable American duel Page 4 has an article headed: "The Duel Between Broderick and Terry" (see). Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:57

$42.00
176486

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830038452

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Third War Extra, Dec. 8, 1941 * Attack on Pearl Harbor * U.S. enters World War II * Imperial Japanese Navy The front page has the announcement of the war on the United States by Japan with banner headline "JAPS OPEN WAR ON U. S.!; Hawaii and Guam Attacked; Wake Island Siezed; Casualties Run High; Oklahoma Set Fire" with subheads and related map. Eighteen pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with small tears, a few tape mends near the bottom of the ftpg., nice for display as such.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:57

$97.00
176484

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight SOLO 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830037240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 20, 1932 * Amelia Earhart (1st stage) * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo (day of) The front page has a one column heading: "AMELIA PUTNAM AND DO-X READY FOR OCEAN HOPS" with subheads. (see) This was the first female solo flight across the Atlantic. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:55

$44.00
176483

COAL GLEN Chatham County North Carolina Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830036730

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 28, 1925 * Coal Glen mine explosion disaster (1st report) * Oakland Township, Chatham County, North Carolina The front page has a great banner headline: "DIXIE MINE BLAST TRAPS 71" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the Coal Glen, North Carolina mine disaster. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:54

$52.00
176482

JOHN T. SCOPES Dayton Ohio Arrest Indictment Pre Monkey Trial 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372830035876

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 26, 1925 * John T. Scopes indicted * Scopes monkey trial indictment The front page has a one column heading: "INDICT SCOPES FOR TEACHINGS EVOLUTION LAW" with subhead and small photo of Scopes. This arrest was the prelude of one of the most famous trials in American history. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 42 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:54

$62.00
176480

BIRMINGHAM ALABAMA 16th Street Baptist Church BOMBING Murders 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520120782

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 17, 1963 * Birmingham, Alabama church bombing * African-American girls killed * Martin Luther King Jr. The front page has a three column heading: "Birmingham [Blacks] Vow Big March on Montgomery" Lengthy text continues inside. Coverage on the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Alabama. Complete with all 40 pages, library stamp within masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:53

$62.00
176479

LUNA 2 Soviet Rocket 1st to Hit SURFACE OF MOON Space Race Lead 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520120305

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, September 14, 1959 * Luna 2 - Soviet spacecraft * 1st to reach the Moon * Russia takes "space race" lead The banner headline is a sobering one for American scientists as it shows the Soviets are very much ahead in the space race: "RUSS SHOT HITS MOON" with subhead and small illustration. (see) Incomplete issue containing 12 of the 32 page 1st section of a 88 page newspaper, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:52

$52.00
176466

Early GOLD HALF EAGLES United States Minted Capped Bust COINS 1820 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372829779761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Maryland, November 25, 1820 * Gold Half Eagles - coins * United States Mint Featured in this issue is a nice report on the United States Mint going to mint half eagle coins out of gold. See images for details. Additional articles provide news from various regions throughout America, and include political reporting. Complete in 16 pages, measures 9 3/4 by 6 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 09:47

$37.00
176465

EAST ROOM of the White House President of the United States Home 1829 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372829778907

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 5, 1829 Inside has an interesting article on "The East Room" of the White House, noting is is very overdue for it to be refurbished: "...it was full of cobwebs, a few old chairs, lumbering benches, broken glass...The head of a republic ought to give an example of the thriftiness & virtuous habits of the people who put him there...". Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, scattered foxing, good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of the period."

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Ends December 05, 2019 09:46

$28.00
176464

Worldwide SLAVERY Slaves Trade to Cease to Exist Elimiation ? 1827 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372829778158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 1, 1827 * Elimination of slavery Worldwide ? Pages 9 & 10 contain a full page article: "The Slave Trade" which has much on the slave trade as conducted by European countries and efforts to stop it. One item notes: "...Portugal for a long time refused to abandon this trade...By a late treaty of England with Brazil the final period of the Brazilian slave trade is foxed 3 years from its date...thus in 3 years the slave trade will cease to have a legal existence in any part of the world...". Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 3/4 inches, good condition.

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$28.00
176463

ORIGINS OF CHESS Strategy Checkered Board Game Mind Sport 1742 British Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392519695415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1742 One of the articles within is titled: "The Origin of the Game of Chess from the French of M. Frevet" which includes nearly 2 pages and contains much detail (see photos for portions). The article begins: "In the beginning of the fifth century of the Christian era, there was in the Indies a very powerfull Prince..." and further on is: "...With this view, he invented the game of chess, where the King, although the most considerable of all the pieces, is both impotent to attack as well as defend himself against his enemies, with the assistance of his subjects and soldiers. The new game soon became famous, the King of the Indies heard of it and would learn it...shewing him the sk... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2019 09:46

$78.00
176447

SUSAN GLASPELL American Playwright Actress wins Pulitzer Prizes 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828646754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1931 * Susan Glaspell - playwright, actress * Margaret Ayer Barnes - novelist * Pulitzer Prize winners for journalism The front page has a one column heading: "TWO PULITZER PRIZES ARE WON BY WOMAN" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photos of the winners. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 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 r... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:35

$39.00
176446

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION Fight Wets vs. Drys w/ Illustration 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518284790

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, June 19, 1932 * Prohibition in the United States * Wests vs. Drys w/ Illustration The front page of this section has a banner headline: "A NEW PHASE OPENS IN THE PROHIBITION FIGHT" with subhead and clever parody illustration which shows the republican elephant and Democratic donkey titled: "The Ringmaster Makes Them Both Perform". Lengthy text takes up the rest of the front page. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 8 only with all 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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$48.00
176445

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION 1st Stage Taking Effect BEER Liquor 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828645079

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, July 3, 1919 * War-time prohibition takes effect The front page has a one column heading: "Reports Say Dry Law Is Enforced" with subhead. (see) Coverage on wartime prohibition act 1st taking effect. Other news of the day. Complete in 22 pages, good condition.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:32

$40.00
176444

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828644686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 12, 1963 * USS Thresher (SSN-593) disaster * United States Navy * Nuclear powered submarine The front page has a four column heading: "Clues to Lost Sub Found" Also: "Ex-Thresher Sailor Recalls A Good Ship, Happy Crew". (see) Related illustration as well. More inside. Coverage on the sinking of the USS Thresher, Nuclear Submarine. Complete with all 40+ pages, a few small library stamps within masthead, some small binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise nice.

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$40.00
176443

COUSHATTA MASSACRE Red River Parish LA Louisiana WHITE LEAGUE 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828643820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, September 4, 1874 * Coushatta massacre * Red River Parish, Louisiana * White League attack The front page has one column headings: "THE SOUTHERN OUTRAGES", "The Louisiana Massacre" "Gov. Kellogg Issues A Proclamation Offering $5,000 Reward For The Capture Of Each Person...." Coverage on the Coushatta Massacre in Red river Parish, Louisiana. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, minor creasing along the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:32

$34.00
176442

POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN Cartoonist Creator E. C. Segar DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828642895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 14, 1938 * Elzie Crisler E. C. Segar death * Popeye the Sailor Man creator * Thimble Theatre comic strip The top of page 41 has a one column heading: "Pop-Eye, Who Gave Spinach Strength, Loses Creator" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of E. C. Segar, American cartoonist best known as the creator of Popeye the Sailor Man. Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:31

$62.00
176441

HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin Very 1st FLIGHT to America Lakehurst 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372828641269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 10, 1936 * Hindenburg - LZ-129 zeppelin - airship * Very 1st flight to America - North Atlantic * Lakehurst, New Jersey disaster fame The front page has a one column heading: "Zep Sets Air Mark, Lands With Trouble" with subheads. (see) More on page 7 with great photo. First report coverage on the very 1st flight of the infamous airship to America. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small address labels, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:30

$52.00
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