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174468

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372728316769

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, May 16, 1798 * 18th century America * John Adams address Pages 2 & 3 have an address to the President from the: "Young Men of the City of Philadelphia..." with his response to them signed in type: John Adams. Much other news of the day. Four pages, some foxing, nice condition.

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Ends September 01, 2019 15:17

$48.00
174467

COLONIAL PENNSYLVANIA Pre Revolutionary War Tensions 1769 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392365009534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PENNSYLVANIA CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Oct. 30, 1769 * Pre Revolutionary War tensions * Colonial - Anti-British title Nice coat-of-arms in the masthead makes this colonial issue displayable. Page 2 has a note: "...has been frequently reported that Paoli intended to settle in Switzerland, we can now assure the public...that that illustrious Chief is actually on his way to England. 'Tis imagined that General Paoli will be promoted to a considerable rank in the army soon after his arrival in this country." with more on Paoli further on. A full page is taken up with the list of lottery numbers drawn in the "York, Heidelberg and Lebanon Church Lottery". Various other news of the day. Complete in 8 pag... See More  

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Ends September 01, 2019 15:16

$142.00
174466

LESLEY J. McNAIR Operation Cobra World War II Normandy KILLED 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372728316167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1944 * Lesley J. McNair death (1st report) * World War II United States Army * Operation Cobra - Normandy Campaign The front page has a two column heading: "McNair Killed in Normandy Watching Push on U.S. Front" with subhead and photo. (see) More on page 3. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 01, 2019 15:16

$47.00
174465

MS ST. LOUIS Jews Jewish Refugees Voyage of the Damned w/ PHOTOS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372728315928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1939.. * German Ocean Liner MS St. Louis * Jewish refugees are refused in Cuba * The Voyage of the Damned - Jews The top of page 39 has a one column heading: "CUBA MAY RELENT ON 907 REFUGEES" with subheads and 3 related photos. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 52 pages, light toning, some margin wear with a few tiny tears, generally good. wikipedia notes: MS St. Louis was a German ocean liner. In 1939, she set off on a voyage in which her captain, Gustav Schröder, tried to find homes for over 900 Jewish refugees from Germany. Due to countries' immigration policie... See More  

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Ends September 01, 2019 15:15

$60.00
174464

Rare MARYSVILLE Yuba County CALIFORNIA Gateway to Gold Old West 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372728315440

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MARYSVILLE DAILY APPEAL, California, April 18, 1873 * Rare Old West title * Modoc War - Indians The top of page 3 has many one column heads including: "The Modoc War!" "Three Indians Killed on Tuesday" "Further Particulars of the First Day's Fight" "The Red Fiends Still in the Lava Beds" "Capt. Jack's Cave Shelled" "Several Modoc Scalps Taken" "The Red Devils Surrounded & All Retreat Cut Off" and more, with the text taking over two columns. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition.

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Ends September 01, 2019 15:15

$45.00
174445

Best MARILYN MONROE Hollywood Los Angeles SUICIDE Death Dead 1962 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363649271

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, California, August 6, 1962 * Death of Marilyn Monroe (1st report) * Actress, singer, model and sex symbol * Best title to be had ? rare as such See the photo for the terrific front page report, with the two line banner headline: "MARILYN MONROE DIES; BLAME PILLS" and also: "First Details of Actress' Death in Brentwood". The front page also features a large photo of her. Related subheads include: "Nude Body Found in Bed, Empty Capsule Bottle at Her Side" "and "Found Little Happiness - Help She Sought Eluded Marilyn". The report carries over to pages 2 & 3 where are found many photos of her life. Given that her fame was gained in Los Angeles and she died in Los Angeles, this could well be th... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:21

$730.00
174444

OUTLAW JESSE JAMES Assassination FUNERAL & Bloody Benders Murders 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727465520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1882 * Outlaw Jesse James gang * Assassination - funeral * Bloody Benders Page 5 has an article: "THE MURDERED OUTLAW" "The Ford Brothers in Jail--The Funeral of Jesse James" with various details. The front page has: "Bender Believed To Be Captured" which begins: "The police authorities here believe they have at last captured 'Old Man' Bender, the Kansas butcher..." with more. The internet has more on the "Bloody Benders". Eight pages, 4 small binding holes in the first columns not close to either article, loose at the spine, browned at the margins, somewhat fragile.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:20

$49.00
174443

Rare 18th Century SCOURGE Oxymel Busby London England 1753 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727464119

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SCOURGE, London, Jan. 30, 1753 * Rare title A very curious and uncommon newspaper from England done in editorial format, popular with other titles at that time as well. It was published "By Oxymel Busby, Esq." as noted in the masthead. This newspaper lasted but 81 issues. Single column format with 6 pages, 7 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, some dirtiness to a portion of the ftpg. only, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:17

$33.00
174442

Very Rare GEORGETOWN X Vermilion County Danville ILLINOIS 1893 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363645574

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GEORGETOWN X., Illinois, Oct. 21, 1893 * Very rare title (one of a kind ?) Not only a strange title for a newspaper (what does it mean?) but an exceedingly rare issue as Gregory (Union List of American Newspapers) notes only one issue of this title was recorded in any institution--this very issue now in our possession. Formatted very much like other newspapers of the day with news & ads. Four pages, browning at the margins, an archival repair at the central fold with an archival mend across the fold on pgs. 2 & 3, small library stamp at the top.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:17

$177.00
174441

JESSE & FRANK JAMES Outlaws Bank & Train Robbers 1880 Kansas City MO Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727463796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KANSAS CITY DAILY JOURNAL, Missouri, May 11, 1880 * Jesse & Frank James * Outlaws - train robbers Kansas City newspapers are among the best for any report concerning Jesse James and the James Gang, as nearly St. Joseph (53 miles north) was their home & where Jesse would be killed in 1882. Page 2 has a nearly half column report headed: "THE JAMES BOYS" "They Are Reported to Have Been in Mexico Last Winter" "After the Date on Which George Shepherd Claims to Have Shot Jesse". Interesting reading (see). Eight pages, light toning at margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:16

$59.00
174440

BLACK SOLDIERS United States Colored Troops Regiment 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727463557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 25, 1863 * United States Colored Troops Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "The Yazoo Pass Expedition" "Entire Success of the Movement" "A Fleet & an Army Above Haine's Bluff" "Admiral Farragut at Vicksburg" "Gen. Burnside's New Command" "Leading Rebels Preparing for the Collapse" "How The [Black] Soldiers Behave" "Important Testimony in Their Behalf" "More Horrible Rebel Barbarities" and more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:16

$36.00
174439

LOUIS BRANDEIS 1st Jewish Supreme Court Justice Nomination JUDAICA 1916 Newpaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363644325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, January 29, 1916 * Louis D. Brandeis nomination * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice The front page carries a single column headline "Brandeis Is Named To Succeed Lamar" with subhead "Nomination Causes Great Surprise, and It Seems Certain There Will Be Gift Against Confirmation". "...The senate received the nomination with unconcealed surprise in which all official Washington joined because Mr. Brandeis had not been mentioned among the long list of eligibles which President Wilson considered, or among an equally long list of aspirants who presented indorsements...". Mr. Brandeis became the first Jewish Supreme Court Justice. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day ... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:15

$88.00
174438

Great JFK President John F. Kennedy Washington D.C. INAUGURATION 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727463283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 21, 1961 * John F. Kennedy inauguration (JFK) * w/ famous quote cited The bold banner headline reads: "NEW PEACE QUEST URGED BY KENNEDY" with a subhead: "President Challenges Communist World in Inauguration Address". The full text of his inaugural address is on page 2 including the immortal phrase: "And so, my fellow Americans; ask not what your country can do for you--ask what you can do for your country...". Pages 3, 4 & 5 have many photos on the inauguration ceremonies. The complete first section (of 5) with pages 1-14, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:15

$78.00
174437

President RICHARD NIXON RESIGNS w/ Photos Gerald Ford 1974 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727463088

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE--EXTRA, San Diego, California, Aug. 8, 1974 * President Richard Nixon The huge banner headline announces: "NIXON QUITS" with subhead: "Cites Losses sin Congress, Goes Without 'Bitterness' " with a photo of him and of Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Ford. San Diego is not far from his home in San Clemente. The complete first section (of 4) with pages 1-18. Nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:14

$46.00
174436

Very Early & Rare 17th Century 1666 London UK Newspaper w/ GREAT PLAGUE Deaths


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363642979

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 2, 1666 * Earliest of newspapers to be had * The Great Plague Not only is this a very early issue (number 66) but it is from this significant year when the Great Plague was ravaging much of Europe, including England, and is also just two months before Great Fire of London. Relating to the Plague, printed on the front page is a death report from the town of Norwich in England which notes: "The Account of our bill of Mortality from June 20 to June 27 is thus. Buried in all 35, of the Plague 22, at the Pest house 5." Any period newspapers with mention of the Great Plague are very desired and increasingly difficult to find. Most of the rest of the issue is taken up with military repo... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:14

$245.00
174435

1st TRANSATLANTIC Airplane Flight John Alcock Vickers Vimy IV 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363642787

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1919 * 1st Non-stop Transatlantic airplane flight (historic) * John Alcock & Arthur W. Brown takeoff It may be a surprise to many that Charles Lindbergh was not the first to fly non-stop across the Atlantic (his was the first solo flight). Eight years previously the pair of John Alcock & Arthur Brown made the historic flight which this issue heralds the start with a banner headline: "ALCOCK AND BROWN, IN THEIR VIMY AIRPLANE, START ATLANTIC FLIGHT IN HEAVY WIND; NO WORD FROM THEM AFTER LEAVING ST. JOHNS" with various related subheads and related map. More on the following pages with loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. This... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:13

$77.00
174434

STREETCAR STRIKE New Orleans LA Louisiana Transit RIOT Disaster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727462371

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1929 * New Orleans, Louisiana * Streetcar strike riot disaster * Burning of cars The front page has one column headings: "ALL-DAY RIOT MARKS NEW ORLEANS STRIKE; 2 DIE, HUNDREDS HURT" "Paving Blocks Rain on Cars, Injuring Police abd Forcing Strike-Breakers Off" "Trolley And Shed Burned" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, close cut along the right margin (unrelated), generally nice.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:13

$40.00
174433

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727462276

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., November 21, 1894 * H.H. Holmes arrested * Herman Webster Mudgett * 1st U.S. serial killer Page 2 has an article headed: "Holmes' Texas Career" "The Alleged Pitzel Case Conspirator Now Charged With a Double Murder" and more. See images for coverage on the arrest and indictment of H.H. Holmes, America's 1st serial killer. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:13

$57.00
174432

CREATION OF THE UNIVERSE Albert Einstein Theory of Relativity 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727461836

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 14, 1939 * Physicist Albert Einstein * Creation of the Universe * Theory of Relativity The front page has a two column heading: "Material Universe Phenomena Solved" with caption: "Einstein Discovery" (see) Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library label on the front page which doesn't affect the Einstein report, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:12

$47.00
174431

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727461684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, 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: "[GERMANS] SINK H.M.S. HOOD, MIGHTIEST WAR VESSEL" with subhead: "Bismarck Hit Her in Battle Off Iceland" and photo. (see) Nice for display. More on pages 4 & 5 with related map and photo. 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. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:12

$67.00
174430

KELAYRES MASSACRE Hazleton Pennsylvania Democratic Parade Murders 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363639640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 6, 1934 * Kelayres Massacre - Pennsylvania * Democratic parade shooting * "Big Joe" Bruno The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIRE ON VOTERS' PARADE; 3 DIE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the Kelayres massacre, an attack on Democratic parade marchers near Hazleton, Pennsylvania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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 subsc... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:10

$58.00
174427

LEWIS YELLAND ANDREWS Galilee Commissioner Nazareth Israel KILLED 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727458717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 27, 1937 * Lewis Yelland Andrews assassination * Killed by Arab at Nazareth, Israel The top of the front page has a two column heading: "British Chief in Galilee Killed By Arabs Near Nazareth Church" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of Lewis Yelland Andrews, British District Commissioner for the Gaillee during the British Mandate for Palestine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:07

$42.00
174426

WINSTON CHURCHILL Iron Curtain Speech Fulton MO Missouri 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363637278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 6, 1946 * Winston Churchill - Iron Curtain Speech * Fulton MO Missouri The front page has a five column headline: "CHURCHILL ASSAILS SOVIET POLICY" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage of Winston Churchill giving his famous "Iron Curtain' speech in Fulton, Missouri. Complete text of Churchill's speech on page 4 with two more related photo. Lengthy coverage here. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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. Gi... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:07

$82.00
174424

STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bulls vs Bears Financial 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727453663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., August 9, 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has a nice banner headline: "SWEEPING REACTION HITS STOCK MARKET" with subheads. (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash in the near future ? Complete with 22 pages, a damaged inside, unrelated page, light toning at the margins, nice for display.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:00

$48.00
174423

CHRYSLER & DODGE Corporation Brothers Automobile Car Maker MERGER 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727453390

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 30, 1928 * Chrysler Corporation and Dodge Brothers merger * American automobile - automotive manufactures The top of the front page has a one column heading: "CHRYSLER AND DODGE IN SURPRISE MERGER; $450,000 CAPITAL" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 5. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 31, 2019 15:00

$47.00
174422

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew OLYMPIC GOLD vs. Germany 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363622777

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 15, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Wins Olympic gold in rowing * Famous upset vs. Germany Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "WASHINGTON EIGHT WINS OLYMPIC TITLE" with subhead. (see) The top of page 18 has a two column heading: "Washington Oarsmen Win To Retain Crown for U.S." with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew winning the gold medal vs. Nazi Germany in the 1936 Summer Olympics in rowing. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally good. wikipedia notes: The rowing competition was... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 14:59

$52.00
174421

EL BOGOTAZO Colombian Jorge Eliecer Gaitan Assassination RIOTS 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363622443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1948 * Bogota, Colombia riot * Mariano Ospina Perez * Jorge Eliecer Gaitan The top of the front page has a five column headline: "COLOMBIA BATTLES LEFTIST MOBS BURNING AND LOOTING THE CAPITAL; INTER-AMERICAN PARLEY IS HALTED" with many subheads and two related photos. More inside. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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 &... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 14:59

$56.00
174420

Georges Lemaître COSMIC RAYS Big Bang Theory Universe Expansion 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372727452544

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1933 * Georges Lemaître's big bang theory * Expansion of the universe * Cosmic Rays - physics Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Le Maitre Sees in Cosmic Ray First Energy; May Reconcile Compton-Millikan Theories" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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. wikipedia notes... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 14:58

$40.00
174419

THOMAS HUNT MORGAN Wins Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392363620599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 21, 1933 * Thomas Hunt Morgan - evolutionary biologist * Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine The front page has a one column heading: "PASADENA DOCTOR GETS NOBEL PRIZE" with subheads that include: "Thomas H. Morgan Receives the Medical Award for His Studies of Chromosomes" and more. (see) First report coverage on Thomas Hunt Morgan winning the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 & i... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2019 14:58

$44.00
174413

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong APOLLO 11 on the Way Space 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726360686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1969 * Apollo 11 moon mission * Neil Armstrong - Buzz Aldrin - Michael Collins * JFK's goal in progress - 50th anniversary this year The top of the front page has four column headline: "APOLLO COASTS ON TOWARD MOON; ROCKET FIRED TO REFINE COURSE; ASTRONAUTS SHOW CAPSULE ON TV" with subheads and related photo. Much more on the inside pages. Most issues that were saved reported the actual Moon landing, making this much more uncommon. Complete with all 68 pages, minor margin wear, some archival mending on page 2, otherwise very nice.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:55

$46.00
174412

SEABISCUIT Wins Agua Caliente Handicap HORSE RACING Victory 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726360526

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 28, 1938 * Seabiscuit wins Agua Caliente Handicap * Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The fro[nt page of the sport's section (page 17) has a banner headline: "CALIENTE 'CAP SOFT TOUCH FOR SEABISCUIT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Agua Caliente Handicap in Tijuana. Great to have is this San Francisco publication, rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:54

$72.00
174409

WARREN G. HARDING Washington D.C. Inaugural Address INAUGURATION 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362160710

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 5, 1921 * President Warren Harding * Inauguration - Inaugural The top of the last ftpg. column is headed: "Mr. Harding, In Inaugural, States American Ideals" "President, In His Pledge to the People, Declares Opposition to Entangling International Alliances--Radicals Warned". Coverage carries over to pg. 2 with: "The President's Address - Text of Inaugural Delivered by Warren G. Harding". Complete in 14 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:52

$43.00
174408

O'HARE AIRPORT American Airlines Flight 191 Airplane Crash PHOTOS 1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726359669

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 27, 1979 * American Airlines Flight 191 takeoff crash * O'Hare airport disaster w/ famous photo The top of the front page has a six column headline: "Erluy Reports Clear Pilot Of Error in Plane Crash" with two related photos, one being the infamous image of the airplane losing control just after takeoff. (see) Coverage on the American Airlines flight 191 airplane crash at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. Reporting continues inside with complete list of the casualties. Until 9/11, it was the deadliest air disaster to occur on U.S. soil. Complete 1st section only with all 20m pages, good condition.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:52

$48.00
174407

BATTLE OF CHIPPEWA Lake Erie & Eastport, Maine Capture in War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362152932

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 23, 1814 * Battle of Chippewa - Ontario * Lake Erie - War of 1812 * Fort Sullivan, Eastport, Maine The ftpg. has : "Events of the War - Letter form Com. Chauncey to the Secretary of the Navy" dated at Sackett's Harbor & concerning events at Presque Isle. Also a bit on: "Squadron in the Chesapeake". Inside has; "Battle at Chippawa" "More Detached Militia" "Capture of Eastport" and another article also headed: "The Battle of Chippewa" and more on the War of 1812. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:49

$39.00
174405

Phineas P.T. BARNUM Roman Hippodrome Advertisement & Illustration 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362152125

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDIANAPOLIS SENTINEL, September 9, 1875 * P.T. Phineas Barnum ad Page 5 has a nice & somewhat large illustrated advertisement for: "The Only Hippodrome in America Any Ten Shows On This Continent! "P.T. BARNUM'S Great Roman Hippodrome" with further details. The ad includes a large illustration of P. T. Barnum (see). Eight pages, a few binding slits along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:48

$38.00
174404

POPE PIUS XI 1st Sovereign of Vatican City Rome Italy DEATH 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362151923

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, February 10, 1939 * Pope Pius XI death (1st report) * Vatican City, Rome, Italy The front page has a nice banner headline: "POPE PIUS ELEVENTH DIES" with subheads and photo of Pius XI. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), nice for display as such.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:47

$37.00
174403

Rare CONFEDERATE Capital of the Confederacy 1862 RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726357704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 27, 1862 * From the Confederate capital A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederate states with the front page taken up various advertisements and news, including; "The Northern Congress" "The Emancipation Question" "The Only Compromise With the Rebels" as well as "Notes Of The War". The inside pages have various Civil War reports from the Confederate perspective, including items headed: "Movements and Spirit Of The War--The Battle In Kentucky" "The Latest" "The Late Mr. Tyler" "The Burnside Expedition--Rumours" "The Texas Road" "Military Dandies" and much reporting from the: "Legislature of Virginia" as well as: "Latest Northern News" among smaller items also. The b... See More  

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:47

$89.00
174402

RHODE ISLAND & Jamaica Loyal To King James II re. Rye House Plot 1685 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372726357172

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 23, 1685 * James II of England * Rye House Plot The prominent feature of this single-sheet issue is the front page report and letter from the inhabitants of the Colony of Rhode Island, expressing their loyalty to the new king (King James II) upon his ascension to the throne after the death of his brother, King Charles II. Included also is a similar letter and report from Jamaica. The backdrop of this event is the famous and historic Rye House Plot. It was just days later that King James issued a Proclamation seeking the summons of several of the potential conspirators. A single sheet newspaper, bit of bkpg. ink smearing, very nice condition.

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$125.00
174401

Rare PRO-CONFEDERATE Frederick Douglass Civil War Columbus OH 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362150865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, March 2, 1864 * Pro-Confederate Northern title * Frederick Douglass Among the articles in this issue are: "The 81st Ohio" "Violence In Illinois" "Union for the Sale of Union" "Speech of Hon. James Brooks--Freedmen's Bureau--A Department of Negroes Proposed" "Address of Confederate Congress--War Forced on the South--Slave Revolt Urged by the Federal Administration..." "Fred. Douglass for Vice President" & more. Also an interesting item: "Morgan's 'Barber Brigade' " concerning his order to shave all captured Yankee officers to retaliate for him being shaved when in prison (see). Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet ... See More  

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:45

$49.00
174400

COLUMBINE HIGH SCHOOL MASSACRE Shootings Colorado Mass Murder 1999 LAT Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362149310

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 21, 1999 * Columbine High School massacre * Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Armed Youths Kill Up to 23 in 4-Hour Siege at High School" with subheads and 2 related photos. Much more inside. Complete with all sections, very nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:45

$72.00
174399

RUNAWAY SLAVES w/ Descriptions Washington D.C. Advertisement 1839 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362148142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, City of Washington, July 24, 1839 * Runaway slave advertisement A front page notice offers a $400 Reward for a runaway "[black] man" and a "mulatto boy" with a description of each and details about the reward. (see) Unusual to have an ad such as this from out nation's capital. Other news and advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2019 14:43

$28.00
174398

Best REVENGE OF THE NERDS Movie Opening Day AD Review 1984 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392362147641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 20, 1984 * Best "Revenge of the Nerds" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American college comedy film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Revenge of the Nerds" 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 August 30, 2019 14:43

$78.00
174951

MS ST. LOUIS Ocean Liner JEWISH Refugees Escape Germans JEWS 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372746746174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 5, 1939.. * German Ocean Liner MS St. Louis * Jewish refugees are refused in Cuba * "Voyage of the Damned" - Jews Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Wanderers on Sea" with caption: "Jewish Refugees" Complete with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The MS St. Louis was a German ocean liner most notable for a single voyage in 1939, in which its captain, Gustav Schröder, tried to find homes for 908 Jewish refugees from Germany. After they were denied entry to Cuba, Canada, and the United States, the re... See More  

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Ends August 30, 2019 13:19

$39.99
174950

JOE LOUIS vs. James Braddock Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392395226339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 22, 1937 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) vs. James Braddock * World heavyweight boxing championship (day of) The front page of the sport's section (page 16) has a great graphical appeal with various headings, photos of both fighters and terrific illustrations of each as well. (see) More on the following pages. This would be the day that Joe Louis would become heavyweight boxing champion of the World for the very 1st time. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends August 30, 2019 13:13

$49.99
174949

EARLY Rare 17th Century 350 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1669 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372746718592

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Aug. 26, 1669 * Among the 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 a few "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for fra... See More  

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Ends August 30, 2019 12:46

$39.99
174948

TED WILLIAMS All-Star Game Walk-Off Home Run WIN & Joe DiMaggio 1941 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372746715078

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, July 9, 1941 * Ted Williams home run wins game * 1941 All-Star game - Briggs Stadium The front page of the sport's section (page 19) has a three column headline: "Ted Williams' Storybook Home Run in Ninth Beats National All-Stars, 7 to 5" with subhead and two related photos. More on the following page with box scores. This was a great year for baseball as Ted Williams became the last player to hit over .400. It was also the year of Joe DiMaggio's amazing hitting streak. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 30, 2019 12:37

$59.99
174947

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


eBay Auction Item # 372746704114

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 21, 1767 * Early America Most of an inside page is part of a continuing article on: "The History of Greenland, Containing a Description of the Country & Its Inhabitants...". Another page has weather-related reports from New York & Williamsburgh headed "America" (see). Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2019 12:20

$24.99
174946

EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS TO BE HAD Original Early Rare 1686 London England Gazette


eBay Auction Item # 372746702114

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 24, 1686 * Among the 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 fr... See More  

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Ends August 30, 2019 12:15

$24.99
174945

Great 1st United States SATELLITE EXPLORER 1 In Orbit SPACE RACE 1958 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392395171327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON POST, February 1, 1958 * 1st satellite put into space by the United States * EXPLORER 1 (1ST REPORT) The front page has a nice headline announcing America's successful entry in the space race with: "U. S. Satellite Blasts Off Into Space; Army's Jupiter C. Drives Moon Aloft; Due to Circle World Each 90 Minutes" with subheads and photo of the launch. More on page 2. Keep in mind this was but 5 months after the Soviet Union's successful launch of Sputnik which shocked American scientists and caused a rush to make this launch happen as early as possible (see hyperlink). And also just a few months after America's first effort, which resulted in an embarrassing failure. Complete 1st section only with 14 page... See More  

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Ends August 30, 2019 12:08

$49.99
174944

ELINOR SMITH Woman Aviator Pioneer Breaks ALTITUDE Airplane Record1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392395165829

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 10, 1931 * Woman aviator pioneer Elinor Smith * "The Flying Flapper of Freeport" * Breaks World airplane flying altitude record The front page has a one column heading: "ELINOR SMITH CLAIMS RECORD OF 32,000 FEET" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete with all 40 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends August 30, 2019 12:00

$37.00
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