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177257

1942 SUPERMAN Yr3 #161 COLOR Comic Strip McClure Syndicate Joe Shuster Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865402365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COMICS SECTION only of the Minneapolis Sunday Tribune, Nov. 20, 1942 * Superman (color comic strip) - #161 * 3rd year of publication * Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster This is a third year printing of the "Superman" color comic strip (by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster), which began in limited newspapers (through the McClure Newspaper Syndicate) on November 5, 1939 (a daily, black & white comic began on January 16). The weekly color Superman strip had a story-line continuity which was separate from the daily comic. Within this section is Superman strip #161 as noted in the first box with the artwork by Joe Shuster. Included is not just the Superman strip by the entire 16 page color comic section of the Minneapolis Sunday Trib... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 09:58

$37.99
177256

GRINNELL IA Iowa College & Town Destroyed by TORNADO Disaster 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572136269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, June 19, 1882 * Grinnell IA Iowa * Tornado disaster (1st report) The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "The Tornado's Track" "Grinnell, Io., Leveled to the Ground by the Winds" and more. (see) Text takes up two full columns, all on the front page. First report coverage on the tornado disaster at Grinnell, Iowa. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 12, 2019 09:48

$29.99
177255

White Star Line RMS TITANIC SINKING Sinks Survivors on Carpathia 1912 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865381998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PASADENA STAR, Calif., April 18, 1912 * RMS Titanic Sinking - survivors on Carpathia News of the Titanic sinking continues to arrive onshore with this issue with three column headline: "CARPATHIA IS NEAR WITH WRECK NEWS" with subheads including: "Will Dock Tonight Or Tomorrow Morning" and more. (See) Complete with all 14 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 12, 2019 09:35

$79.99
177254

BATTLE OF CHEAT MOUNTAIN & Siege of Lexington Missouri 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865370336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 22, 1861 * Battle of Cheat Mountain WV * First Battle of Lexington * Missouri State Guard victory Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE REBELLION" "Another Defeat of the Rebels at Cheat Mountain" "Important From Missouri" "Progress Of The Siege Of Lexington" "Important From Kentucky" and more. Eight pages, a little wear along the right margin, light damp staining at top portion (see), otherwise nice.

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Ends December 12, 2019 09:26

$19.99
177253

Rare COLUMBUS Franklin County OHIO State Buckeyes Pre Civil War 1854 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865365012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Feb. 4, 1854 * Uncommon title * Franklin County A damaged issue containing the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2) of a 4 page newspaper. Still a uncommon volume 1 issue. Irregular along the left margin, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 12, 2019 09:20

$17.99
177252

Rare WAYNESVILLE Village Warren County OHIO Pre Civil War 1852 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865357970

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIAMI VISITOR, Waynesville, Ohio, June 4, 1852 * Rare pre-Civil War title This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Some wear with small tears at the margins and folds, light foxing, otherwise good.

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Ends December 12, 2019 09:12

$27.99
177251

WATERGATE POLITICAL SCANDAL Richard Nixon Tapes 1974 NYC Daily News Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865351333

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, New York, September 11, 1974 * Watergate political scandal * President Richard Nixon and his Cabinet The front page of this issue features a headline that reads: "MAY PARDON ALL IN WATERGATE" with two related photos. (see) More inside. Twenty-eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 12, 2019 09:05

$29.99
177250

1958 LEBANON CRISIS United States Marines Operation Blue Bat 1958 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865345802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, EXTRA, Los Angeles, July 15, 1958 * 1958 Lebanon crisis - Beirut * Operation Blue Bat * United States Marines The front page has a nice banner headline: "5000 U. S. MARINES IN LEBANON LANDING" with subhead and related photo. Nice for display. First section only with pages 1-16, some wear at the central fold and right margin with minimal text loss, otherwise good.

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:58

$39.99
177249

Best LOS ANGELES DODGERS Wins World Series Baseball Champions 1959 LA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572070364

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MIRROR NEWS - World Series Extra, Los Angeles, Oct. 8, 1959 * Los Angeles Dodgers * World Series champions Just the 2nd season of the Dodges in Los Angeles, after moving from Brooklyn, they won the World Series, proclaimed here in a Los Angeles newspaper. The bold headline above the masthead reads: "WE DID IT ! " with: "Dodgers Win 9-3, Take Series". The ftpg. includes 3 photos of the game as well as the "Box Score". Complete 1st section only with pages 1-16, generally nice.

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:46

$79.99
177248

JUDY GARLAND Wizard of Oz Actress Singer DEATH 1969 Los Angeles Calif Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572065893

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 23, 1969 * Judy Garland death * Wizard of OZ fame * INCOMPLETE ISSUE ! Headline above the masthead reads: "Judy Garland, 47, Found Dead" with a subhead: "Judy Garland Dies in London at 47; Tragedy Haunted Star" and two related photos. Great to have this report in a Los Angeles newspaper, the home of the film & entertainment industry. Rare as such. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (pages 1,2 & 27,28), light toning and minor wear at the central fold and left margin.

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:42

$49.99
177247

HOWARD HUGHES Aviator & Business Magante Airplane Flight DEATH 1976 LA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865330040

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, April 6, 1976 * Howard Hughes death (1st report) * Aviation & business fame The front page headline announces: "HUGHES DIES OF STROKE ON PLANE" with subheads and photo of Howard Hughes. More on page. Nice to have in a Los Angeles publication, rare as such. First section only with pages 1-20, a few printing flaws does not affect readability, generally nice.

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:35

$49.99
177246

JAMES STRANG Beaver Island Lake Michigan MORMONS Church Kingdom 1853 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572054476

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 5, 1853 * Mormons - Mormonism * James Strang - Strangite Church * Beaver Island (Lake Michigan) About 40% of page 5 is taken up with a very historic article headed: "The Beaver Island Mormons". As a bit of background, In the 1850's Beaver Island, Michigan, was home to a unique American religious colony under the self-appointed "King Strang", leader of the Strangite Mormon Church. The island's association with Mormonism began with the death of Joseph Smith. Most Latter Day Saints considered Brigham Young to be Smith's successor, but many others followed James J. Strang. Strang founded the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Strangite), claiming it to be the sole legitimate continuatio... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:25

$99.99
177245

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Ford's Theatre John Wilkes Booth ASSASSINATION in 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572051986

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PEORIA DAILY TRANSCRIPT, Illinois, April 17, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Actor John Wilkes Booth * Ford's Theatre play Although 2 days after most newspapers reported the assassination, this page 2 account of all the news reads just like a first report. The 2nd column has a nice stack of heads including: "HORRIBLE TRAGEDY!" "ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN!" "Attempted Assassination of Secretary Seward!" "He Is Stabbed in the Neck Three Times!" "The Assassins Escape!" "The Country Terribly Excited!" "The Assassins Known and Described!" "Various Reports Concerning The Terrible Event" "The President's Death-Bed" "and more. Almost the entirety of pg. 2 is taken up with related news items concerning th... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:19

$349.99
177244

SUMMER JAM at Watkins Glen ROCK FESTIVAL w/ Photos Grateful Dead 1973 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572047955

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY NEWS, New York, July 29, 1973 * Summer Jam at Watkins Glen, New York * Rock music festival - Grateful Dead * Bigger than Woodstock Simply a terrific & displayable newspaper on the Summer Jam of 1973 with the headline: "600,000 JAM WATKINS GLEN - Rockfest Outdraws Woodstock" with the balance of the ftpg. a photo of thousands, with caption noting in part: "In one of the most unbelievable collections of people in nation's history, rack fans stand should to shoulder inside Grand Prix race trace for start of 12 hour concert...The crowd of 600,000 surpassed attendance at Woodstock fest in '69." The article appears on page 3 which also features another large photo. Complete in 40 pages, tabloid-size, very nice, cl... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:16

$79.99
177243

Historic PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON Johnb Adams Election Win 1793 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865284237

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 27, 1793 * President George Washington * Historic 2nd election victory Certainly the most significant item in this issue is the report at the top of page 3 announcing the opening of the votes for President & Vice President. History tells us that it was on February 13, 1793, when Congress officially tabulated the votes from the election of 1792. A page 3 column begins: "The votes for President and Vice President of the United States, as ascertained by the two Houses of Congress, are as follows: GEORGE WASHINGTON, 132; JOHN ADAMS, 77; George Clinton, 50; Thomas Jefferson, 4; Aaron Burr, 1. And the two former have been proclaimed President and Vice-President for four yea... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:12

$899.90
177242

Historic & Rare GREAT FIRE OF LONDON Medieval City Conflagration 1666 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572039956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, September 3, 1666 * The Great London Fire issue (historic) This issue certainly ranks as one of the premiere issues of all 17th century newspapers, announcing one of the most tragic events of the period. This issue was published during the outbreak of what would be known as the Great London Fire, which destroyed much of the city of London. Since it was an early report, the article is found at the bottom of the back page of this single sheet issue, beginning with the dateline: "London, Sept. 2 About two o'clock this morning a sudden and lamentable fire brake out in this City which continues still with great violence, and hath already burnt down to the ground many houses thereabouts..." with further... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:07

$8,499.99
177241

Best LOU GEHRIG DAY Luckiest Man on the Face of the Earth SPEECH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572033491

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, July 5, 1939 * Lou Gehrig day at Yankee Stadium - Yankees * Famous 'luckiest man on the face of the earth' speech * Best title to be had - very rare as such This issue will remain one of the most coveted by baseball fans, as it reports--from the city where it happened--one of the most notable & heart-warming events in the annals of baseball history. The sports have has a headline: "Gehrig's Ovation Grandest in Baseball History" with subheads: "Sincere Tribute Brings Tears to Lou's Eyes" "Stricken Star Makes Hit as Orator Before '27 Mates and Other Notables". A very lengthy report which includes a few notes about his speech, beginning: "Two weeks ago I got a bad break, yet today I count mysel... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 08:00

$399.99
177240

Very Rare CONFEDERATE Sumter NC North Carolina Secedes 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572020490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRI-WEEKLY WATCHMAN, Sumter, South Carolina, May 24, 1861 * Very rare Confederate title * North Carolina secession Never before have we offered a newspaper from Sumter, S.C. The title as printed at the top of pages 2 & 3 is “Sumter Tri-Weekly Watchman”. Within the masthead is printed: “Devoted to General Intelligence and Southern Independence.” Perhaps the most historic report is the page 2 column head: “Secession Of North Carolina!” “One of the Confederate States!!” “North Carolina Free---Lincoln’s Military Despotism Repudiated” with the report containing the text of the “Ordinance” titled: “To dissolve the Union between the State of ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 07:40

$549.99
177239

Rare JOHN WILKES BOOTH Ford's Theatre Play Advertisement 1863 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865238882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 13, 1863 * John Wilkes Booth as an actor * Rare appearance at Ford's Theatre A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. Page 3 has an advertisement headed: "FORD'S NEW THEATRE" which has three mentions of the name J. Wilkes Booth: "Last Night But One of the distinguished Tragedian MR. J. WILKES BOOTH..." and then: "This Friday Evening, Nov. 13th, Final Benefit of MR. J. WILKES BOOTH...Richard III..." and then also: "Tomorrow (Saturday) Evening, Last appearance of MR. J. WILKES BOOTH..." with more detail. Page 2 has an article: "Mr. Booth's Richard III" which begins: "Mr. J. Wilkes Boo... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 07:32

$424.99
177238

NATHANIEL GORDON Slave Trader Verdict & Abraham Lincoln 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392572001116

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 7, 1862 * re. Slave trader Nathaniel Gordon's execution * Abraham Lincoln refuses to commute sentence The most noteworthy item is found on the front page headed: "The Case of Gordon" "The Text of the President's Respite--No Hope for a Pardon" which includes President Lincoln's warrant refusing to commute Captain Nathaniel Gordon's sentence, although he did provide a few weeks of delay. On February 21, 1862, Nathaniel Gordon became the only slave trader in the history of the United States to be tried, convicted, and executed for being engaged in the slave trade. Various ftpg. column heads on the Civil War including: "Important From Kentucky" "The Impending Battle at Fort Henry" "Rumored Capture... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2019 07:24

$89.99
177237

President Elect ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route to White House Wash. DC 1861 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392571997388

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 16, 1861 * President elect Abraham Lincoln * Journey to the White House There is much on the President-elect, Abraham Lincoln, as he makes his way from Springfield to Washington for his inauguration. Page 2 has: 'Mr. Lincoln For Washington" "Occurrences at Home Prior to the President's Departure" "Progress of the President Elect Towards the White House" "Cheers, Salutes & Bouquets" "Old Abe's Speech at Pittsburg" and page 3 has "The Journey of the President Elect" "Important Speeches of Mr. Lincoln on the Crisis & the Tariff Question" "The Arrival & Reception at Cleveland" "Incidents Along the Route" and more. Quite a bit of reporting. Twelve pages, good condition.

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Ends December 12, 2019 07:22

$39.99
177236

OPERATION VALKYRIE Adolph Hitler Assassination Attempt Nazi PURGE 1944 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372865229451

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, July 23, 1944 * Adolph Hitler escapes assassination plot * Operation Valkyrie - Loyal aides stay put The last column of the ftpg. has: "HITLER PLEADS WITH ARMY TO REMAIN LOYAL" with a subhead. The article carries over to pg. 2 where there is a photo of Hitler with Mussolini. This was shortly after the attempted assassination of Hitler. The complete issue, nice condition, small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 12, 2019 07:19

$49.99
177235

(3) KING EDWARD VIII Abdication for Wallis Simpson George VI 1936 Old Newspapers


eBay Auction Item # 392571982157

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, a trio of issues dated Dec. 10, 11 & 12, 1936 * King Edward VIII abdication (3 issues) * Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor * King George VI (Duke of York) takes over The banner headline on each: "ABDICATION OF KING IS FORMALLY ANNOUNCED" with photos of his successor, Prince Albert & Elizabeth, Duchess of York; "Albert Becomes King as Abdication Is Approved" and "GEORGE PROCLAIMED KING" with a photo of Prince Albert. Nice trio of issues on perhaps the most noted royal "scandal" of the 20th century. Each issue complete, all 3 still bound together, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 12, 2019 07:15

$67.99
176649

CHARLES LUCKY LUCIANO New York City MAFIA Gangster Dutch Schultz 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531209455

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 1, 1935 * Charles "Lucky" Luciano * re. Dutch Schultz murder * New York City gangster - mob boss * 1935 Helena earthquake The front page has a one column heading: "LUCIANA IS LINKED TO 3 BRONX DEATHS; GANG LIST ISSUED" with subheads. (see) Was he responsible for the recent murder of fellow NYC gangster Dutch Schultz ? Lucky Luciano ranks as the #1 successful gangster of all-time. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, light toning, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends December 11, 2019 16:02

$40.00
176648

MENACHEM BEGIN Israel Irgun Zvai Leumi re. Bernadotte Truce Plan 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372837586481

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1948 * Menachem Begin photo * "The Bernadotte Truce Plan * Israel War of Independence Page 7 has one column headings: "IRGUN HEAD SCORES BERNADOTTE PLAN" with subhead: "Begin Dennounces It as Child of British Intrique and Calls for Complete Rejection" and a one column photo of a young Menachem Begin. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Sixty-four pages, light toning at the margins, a few cutouts throughout including one on the ftpg., page with Begin report is fine, otherwise good.

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Ends December 11, 2019 16:01

$42.00
176647

CHINA CLIPPER 1st Trans-Pacific Airmail AIRPLANE Flight PHOTOS1935 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531209106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, December 8, 1935 * China Clipper airplane flight photos * 1st Trans-Pacific airmail commercial service The front page of this rotogravure section has 4 related photos concerning the famous airmail flight across the Pacific. (see) Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Eight pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 16:01

$47.00
176646

JEWISH HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS Nazi Atrocities Horrors Accounts 1946 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531208927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1946 * Jewish holocaust survivors * Nazi atrocities revealed * Post World War II Page 11 has one column headings: "IMMIGRANTS TELL OF NAZI TORTURES" "Group Brought to Safety Here Reveals Plans for New Life After Years of Horror" Coverage on some of the survivors of the Jewish holocaust making there way into America with a few eyewitness accounts of Nazi atrocities. See images for text here. Other news and various advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 16:00

$52.00
176645

COLONIAL PENNSYLVANIA Pre Revolutionary War Tensions 1769 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531207729

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Nov. 27, 1769 * Pre Revolutionary War tensions * Colonial - Anti-British title Inside has an address by the governor of Virginia to the House of Burgesses concerning a boundary line between the colony and Cherokee Indian land. This is followed by another address noting: "...that his Majesty's present administration have at no time entertained a design to propose to parliament to lay any further taxes upon America for the purpose of raising a revenue, & that it is their intention to propose in the next session of Parliament to take off the duties upon glass, paper and colours...". (see) Other news of the day & a wealth of ads. Eight pages, 9 1/2 by 11 3/... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2019 16:00

$164.00
176644

MUHAMMAD ALI Convicted of Army Draft Dodging CASSIUS CLAY Guilty 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372837584792

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PARSONS SUN, Kansas, June 21, 1967 * Muhammad Ali - Cassius Clay guilty * United States Army draft dodging The top of page 18 has a one column photo of Ali with small heading: "Found Guilty" Also a one column heading: "Clay Forces Ready Appeal On Conviction" First report coverage on Muhammad Ali being convicted of draft dodging. Complete with 20 pages, a few small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:59

$52.00
176643

PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Ratification NO BEER LIQUOR Goes Dry 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531206758

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 17, 1919 * Prohibition (no beer, liquor) wins * 18th Amendment ratification * 3/4 of the states needed is met The front page has a terrific banner headline: "U. S. DRY; 2 STATES OVER" with subhead. Nice for display. First report coverage on Nebraska formally ratifying the 18th amendment to the Constitution & causing Prohibition to take effect the next year. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, mainly along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:59

$92.00
176642

Best 1ST HEISMAN TROPHY Jay Berwanger Chicago College Football 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372837584182

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 11, 1935 * Jay Berwanger wins 1st Heisman Trophy award * University of Chicago football * Beast title to be had ? - rare as such The sport's section (page 27) has a one column heading: "New York Pays High Honors to Berwanger" This was the very 1st year of the Heisman making this a key report. Great to have in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:59

$88.00
176640

JACQUELINE COCHRAN 1st Woman Breaks Sound Barrier w/ Jet Airplane 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531205924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1953 * Jacqueline Cochran breaks the sound barrier * 1st ever woman to do so - jet airplane The top of page 32 has a one column heading: "MISS COCHRAN TOPS THE SPEED OF SOUND" with subhead and photo of Cochran. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Encouraged by then-Major Chuck Yeager, with whom Cochran shared a lifelong friendship, on May 18, 1953, at Rogers Dry Lake, California, Cochran flew a Canadair F-86 Sabre jet borrowed from the Royal Canadian Air Force at an average speed of 652.337 mph. During the cours... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:58

$58.00
176637

Best TWILIGHT ZONE: THE MOVIE Actor Vic Morrow Helicopter Accident1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372837581236

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 24, 1982 * Twilight Zone: The Movie helicopter accident * Actor Vic Morrow & 2 others killed * Hollywood movie - film scene The front page has a four column photo of the crash site. A one column heading reads: "Vic Morrow, 2 Children Die in Film Accident" First report coverage continues inside with small photo of Morrow and one of the Children. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with 36 pages, piece torn away on the back page (unrelated), very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:56

$58.00
176636

SALLY RIDE Space Shuttle Challenger 1ST U.S. WOMAN in Space 1983 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392531203732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 19, 1983 * Sally Ride in space * Space shuttle Challenger * 1st U.S. Woman The front page has a one column heading: "Ride, Shuttle Colleagues Fly to Perfect Orbit" with photo of takeoff. Article continues on page 13 with photo of Sally Ride and related illustration. First report coverage on Sally Ride becoming the first American Woman in space in the space shuttle, Challenger. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:54

$57.00
177224

340 Years Old Very Early RARE 1679 ANTI CATHOLIC Protestant Original Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392570767142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY PACQUET OF ADVICE FROM ROME: OR, THE HISTORY OF POPERY, London, Aug. 29, 1679 * Newspaper from the 17th century * Rare variant title An unusual anti-Catholic newspaper which has a short life before being suppressed. Attached at the back is a single sheet headed: "The Popish Courant" with the same date. The double date is due to the use of two calendars at the time. Complete in 8 pages, 5 1/4 by 7 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 14:10

$54.99
177223

Great JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392570700943

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIAMI HERALD, Aug. 15, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders The fantastic banner headline above the masthead in large, bold lettering proclaims: "WAR ENDS" with: "JAPANESE SURRENDER" and subheads. Photo of General Douglas MacArthur as well. Great for display. Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the central fold and margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 11, 2019 13:02

$99.99
177222

SHIRLEY TEMPLE 1st Marriage Marries Weds John Agar 1945 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392570692611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Sept. 20, 1945 * Child actress Shirley Temple * Gets married to actor John Agar * From the home of the entertainment industry * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The top of the front page has a photo of Shirley Temple in a wedding dress with heading "Shirley Temple Wed to Soldier" with subhead. (see) More photos on the back. This was Temple's 1st marriage at the age of 17. Great to have in this L.A. publication. Rare as such. Incomplete issue containing 12 pages, light toning at the folds and margins, loose pages along the spine, generally good.

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Ends December 11, 2019 12:50

$49.99
177221

Historic USS Missouri Battleship JAPAN SURRENDERS Signing 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864345678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 2, 1945 * Japan officially surrenders * Douglass MacArthur * USS Missouri signing * World War II is over (V-J) * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The front page has a great banner headline: "JAPAN SURRENDERS TO ALLIES, SIGNS RIGID TERMS ON WARSHIP; TRUMAN SETS TODAY AS V-J DAY" with subheads and photo. INCOMPLETE ISSUE containing the first 4 pages only (loose at the spine) but contains most of the related text to the peace signing. Rag edition, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 11, 2019 12:38

$47.99
177220

JOHN DILLINGER ASSASSINATION Gangster Outlaw at Chicago Theater 1934 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392570664971

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, July 23, 1934 * John Dillinger shot dead * Chicago theater - 1st report This has one of the nicer banner headlines on the death of this noted desperado: "DILLINGER DEATH TRAP BAITED WITH GIRL LURES" with a subheads and two photos of Dillinger. More inside with a nice full page pictorial. First section only with 10 pages, this is at best a 2nd rate issue with several mends, mainly along the folds and margins with minimal text loss. Still a nice issue for display. Sold as is.

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Ends December 11, 2019 12:23

$199.99
177219

PROHIBITION ENDS Legal Beer & Liquor Return DRY ERA Closes 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864310845

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, December 6, 1933 * U.S. prohibition ends (1st report) * Beer returns - legal liquor * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** The front page has a nice healdine: "PROHIBITION LAW REPEALED; PRESIDENT ASKS TEMPERANCE; RESCINDS $227,000,000 TAXES" with subheads. First report coverage on the official end of prohibition in America. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning, various tape mends, mostly along the margins, nice for display as such. SOLD AS IS.

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Ends December 11, 2019 12:07

$37.99
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Best LONG BEACH Los Angeles California EARTHQUAKE Disaster 1933 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864298993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, EXTRA, Los Angeles, March 11, 1933 * Long Beach, California earthquake * Nice headline for display * Best title to be had ? rare A great front page headline in bold lettering announces: "140 DEATHS IN QUAKE AS MORE BODIES FOUND" with various subheads. Nice for display. Much more on the following page with several photos is also nice for display. Great to have in a Los Angeles publication, rare as such. First section only with pages 1-10, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 11:59

$59.99
177217

BOBBY GREENLEASE Kidnapping MURDER Millionaire Automobile Dealer 1953 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864281912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. JOSEPH NEWS-PRESS, Missouri, October 7, 1953 * Bobby Greenlease kidnapping - found dead * Carl Austin Hall & Bonnie Emily Brown Heady * Best title to be had ? - very rare as such The top of the front page is a nice banner headline: "Body of Kidnapped Greenlease Child Is Found in St. Joseph" with subheads and a few related photo. (see) More inside. First report coverage on the kidnapping & murder of Bobby Greenlease. Great to have from the city where he was buried and found. Very rare as such. Complete with 28 pages, minor wear at the central fold and margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 11, 2019 11:50

$57.99
177202

Great Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight LOST Pacific Ocean 1937 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864219019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Extra, July 3, 1937. * Amelia Earhart famous disappearance * Searching the Pacific Ocean * Great headline for display * HISTORIC FIRST REPORT * Before she was reported down The front page has a terrific banner headline: "AMELIA RADIOS DISTRESS CALL! GAS FAILING IN SOUTH PACIFIC" with subhead and photo of Earhart. This is a very early first report on her disappearance before it was reported she was grounded somewhere in the Pacific. Great for display. Nice to have in a West Coast publication. First section only with all 10 pages, a little rubbing along the central fold, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 11, 2019 10:48

$249.99
177201

WILL ROGERS & Wiley Post Airplane CRASH Deaths w/ Photos 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864182083

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 17, 1935 * Will Rogers airplane crash death * Aviator Wiley Post (1st report) The front page has a terrific banner headline: "WILL ROGERS AND POST KILLED IN PLANE CRASH" with subheads and photo of the two. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages with photos. Complete 1st section only with 12 pages, minor rubbing along central fold, nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 10:09

$74.99
177200

HUEY LONG Louisiana Senator Kingfish Baton Rouge LA ASSASSINATION 1935 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392570333673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 10, 1935 * Huey Long assassination * The Kingfish dead (1st report) * FRONT AND BACK LEAFS ONLY ** The front page has a nice banner headline: "HUEY LONG DIES, ASSASSIN VICTIM" with subheads and photo. More on page 2. Front and back leafs of the 1st section only (pages 1,2 & 9,10), a few tape mends along the spine on the inside pages, nice for display as such.

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Ends December 11, 2019 08:15

$39.99
177199

FDR President Franklin D. Roosevelt Warm Springs GA Georgia DEATH 1945 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392570324733

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, April 13, 1945 * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Warm Springs, Georgia * World War II - WWII A terrific issue on the death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt with a patriotic themed front page with large photo and headline: "STROKE KILLS PRESIDENT" Great for display. Reporting on the following pages with 3 full page pictorials. Nice to have from William Randolph Hearst's flagship publication. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 08:09

$79.99
177198

1st INAUGURATION Franklin D. Roosevelt NEW DEAL Bank Holiday 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864092623

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 5, 1933 * Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st inauguration * Takes over a poor U.S. economy "New Deal" * "...only thing we have to fear is fear itself..." Nice coverage of Franklin Roosevelt's first (of 4) inauguration with headline: "ROOSEVELT INAUGURATED, ACTS TO END THE NATIONAL BANKING CRISIS QUICKLY; WILL ASK WAR-TIME POWERS IF NEEDED" with a photo of him taking the oath of office. This was during the midst of the Great Depression, and beginning of the ftpg.& carrying over to page 2 is the complete: "Text of the Inaugural Address..." which contains--on the front page--one of the more famous utterances in American history: "...the only thing we have to fear is fear itself..." (see). Pages 2, 3, 4,... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2019 08:01

$77.99
177197

BABE RUTH Sold To New York Yankees Baseball from Boston Red Sox 1920 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392570282525

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Historic baseball first report The sport's section has one of the more notable reports in the history of Major League Baseball, the sale of Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees. The top of page 13 has a nice banner headline: "NEW YORK YANKEES BUY BABE RUTH FROM BOSTON RED SOX" with subheads and one column photo of Ruth with heading: "The Yanks' New 'Babe'" Complete with 32 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends December 11, 2019 07:41

$499.99
177196

Best JEAN HARLOW The Blonde Bombshell Actress DEATH 1937 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372864074332

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING NEWS, EXTRA, Los Angeles, California, June 8, 1937 * Actress Jean Harlow death * 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell * From the home of Hollywood (very rare) Perhaps one of the very best newspapers to have on the death of famed actress Jean Harlow from the golden age of Hollywood, with the front page banner headline in large letters announcing: "HARLOW DIES!" with subhead: "Famed film queen succumbs after short illness" and nice photo. (see) This is a very early report on the same day of her death. Nice for display. Great to have this report in a Los Angeles newspaper, the home of the entertainment industry & the city where she lived and died. Complete issue with all 28 pages, large tabloid size that measu... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2019 07:34

$399.99
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Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372837146825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 27, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * re. President Abraham Lincoln * Battle of Perryville, Kentucky Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Page 2 has a fascinating & lengthy article: "Lincoln and His Proclamation" which is full of hatred towards him, including: "I see the Devil has given us a parting kick, via Washington City, by that imp of darkness, Abe Lincoln...expressed the opinion that Lincoln was the most vile and bitter enemy the South ever had Time has proved the correctness of that opinion..." and more, going on to comment concerning the Emancipation Procl... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2019 07:23

$192.00
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