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Historic JACKIE ROBINSON Breaks Color Barrier MLB Baseball Debut 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372865495295

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 16, 1947 * Jackie Robinson breaks racial barrier * 1st regular season baseball game * Texas City disaster (1st report) Page 7 has the historic report of Jackie Robinson's first Major League regular season game. The brief note includes: "Jackie Robinson, Brooklyn's Negro first baseman, and the first of his race to reach the majors since 1884, failed to get a hit... but his sacrifice-error play... set up the tying and winning runs." The front page has a dramatic banner headline, "EXPLOSIONS RIP TEXAS CITY", with subheads. The front page also has a one column head: "Nazi Hanged At Osweicim" being a report of the execution of Rudolf Hoess, the commandant of A... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2020 12:19

$117.00
177234

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570861801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, September 4, 1943 * Operation Avalanche * Allies invade Italy * Gen. George S. Patton The front page has a nice headline: "INVASION ARMY CAPTURES TWO KEY ITALIAN HARBORS, PLUNGES INTO INTERIOR!" with subheads & related map. Nice for display. Complete with all 29 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, light damp stain within headline, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:32

$46.00
177233

Best LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Yanks 1B "The Iron Horse" DEATH 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570861640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 3, 1941 * Death of Lou Gehrig * New York Yankees * Nice headline for display A terrific issue on the death of Lou Gehrig from the home of the New York Yankees The top of page 23 has a six column headline: "Old Teammates in Tears Over Gehrig's Death" with various subheads and nice illustration of Gehrig crossing home plate with word "Home" (see) Reporting continues on page 24 with nice pictorial. Great to have in this more uncommon New York City publication. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:31

$375.00
177232

PIERRE LAVAL SHOT French Politician & Nazi Collaborator ? 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570861124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, EXTRA, Los Angeles, Aug. 27, 1941 * Pierre Laval shot (1st report) * French politician - Nazi collaborator ? Above the masthead is a terrific banner headline in large lettering: "PIERRE LAVAL SHOT" with subhead and photo. (see) Great for display. Complete 1st section only with 18 pages, a little wear along the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:30

$40.00
177231

WILLIAM McKINLEY ELECTION Elected President of U.S. w/ Print 1896 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864490269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL, Nov. 4, 1896 * William McKinley elected president * FRONT LEAF ONLY **** This front leaf only has a banner headline: "M'KINLEY CARRIES THE COUNTRY" and more with subheads and illustration. (see) Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), some wear at the margins and along the central fold with tape mend (see), more small tape mends on the back side, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:30

$44.00
177230

New York City TUGBOAT STRIKE BEGINS Harbor Standstill ? 1946 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864489893

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 4, 1946 * New York City tugboat strike begins The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TUG STRIKE BEGINS, THREATENS CITY'S FOOD, FUEL SUPPLY" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: During the strike wave of 1945–46 a strike of almost 3,500 tugboat workers occurred in February of 1946. The expectations of the strike were to bring the world's busiest harbor to a virtual standstill. Captain William Bradley, president of Local 333, United Maritime Division, International Longshoremen's Association, stated two days before the actual strike that a strike vote had been taken the previous week-end, during a breakdown of nego... See More  

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:29

$40.00
177229

MISS ABLE & BAKER Monkeys Jupiter Rocket SPACE Flight Return 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570860475

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, May 29, 1959 * Space monkeys Able & Miss Baker * 1st living beings returned from space alive The top of the back page has a one column heading: "Monkeys Fly To Capital For 'Talks'" (see) Complete with all 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:29

$40.00
177228

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Early Baseball 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864489341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1865 * Andersonville prison * Henry Wirz trial * Early baseball The front page has: "ANDERSONVILLE. The Wirz Trial Yesterday" and more. Page 5 has a rare report of a baseball game on the White House lawn, under: "The Field--Base Ball" which begins: "The base ball tournament was continued today in the rear of the Presidential Mansion..." with much commentary on the fine fielding of each club, including: "...O'Brien never fielded better than in this game He took every ball that came to him and made some excellent fly-catches...". Included is the box score. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:28

$48.00
177227

SALONIKA CAPTURE by Germans Axis Battle of Greece 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864489187

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, 6th WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, April 9, 1941 * Battle of Greece * Salonika capture * Greco-Italian War The front page has a great banner headline above the masthead: "SALONIKA FALLS TO NAZIS; CAPTURE 300,000 GREEKS" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins and central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:28

$52.00
177226

TY COBB & TRIS SPEAKER Vindicated by Kenesaw Mountain Landis MLB 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864488976

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, Jan. 27, 1927 * Ty Cobb and Tris Speaker vindication * Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis Page 2 has one column headings: "COBB AND SPEAKER BOTH EXONERATED" "Cleared Of All Charges in Decision by Judge K.M. Landis". During the 1920's there was an on-going feud between pitcher Dutch Leonard & Ty Cobb, culminating in Leonard going to commissioner Landis & accusing Cobb of being involved in gambling and/or fixing games with Tris Speaker. Ultimately Landis declared both Cobb & Speaker as not guilty. Ten pages, small piece from right side of the first leaf only not affecting the mentioned article, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:28

$52.00
177225

GERMANY SURRENDERS in Europe Germans Quits V-E DAY 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864488754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, May 8, 1945 * Nazis surrender * V-E Day The front page has a nice headline: "TRUMAN PROCLAIMS VICTORY" with: "Warns Japan To Give Up" Much reporting on the following pages. This is the complete 32 pg. issue, tabloid-size, small library stamp along the blank right margin, some wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:27

$62.00
177216

WALTHER RATHENAU Germany German Weimer Republic ASSASSINATION 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864269168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1922 * Walther Rathenau assassination * Weimer Republic leader * German Democratic Pasrty The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BERLIN ASSASSINS SLAY RATHENAU; MINISTERS DEATH LAID TO ROYALISTS; GERMANS RALLY TO DEFEND REPUBLIC" with subheads and illustration of Rathenau. Other new of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning, a little wear along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:41

$45.00
177214

Great President WILLIAM McKINLEY Assassination DEATH w/ Photos 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570604336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL, September 14, 1901 * President William McKinley assassination A terrific issue for display even though the condition is not the greatest. The top of the the front page has a banner headline: "THE PRESIDENT IS DEAD!" with the rest of the front page taken up with a patriotic photo of McKinley surrounded by a thick black border. Much more on the following pages. Fourteen pages, some wear at the central fold and margins causing minimal text loss, a little light staining, great for display as such.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:40

$67.00
177212

FRANCE SURRENDERS To Nazis Maginot Line Broken 1940 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570603374

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA!, June 17, 1940 * Surrendering of France * Maginot Line penetrated * World War II - WWII The front page has a terrific banner headline in large, bold lettering: "FRENCH QUIT" and: "Premier Announces Capitulation" with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice for display. First section only with 10 pages, light toning and minor wear at the folds, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:39

$58.00
177211

Great QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION w/ Many Photos London England 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570599241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Extra, June 2, 1953 * Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II The front page has a great banner headline above the masthead: "CROWN QUEEN ELIZABETH IN POMP AND SPLENDOR" with subheads and two related photos. Nice for display. Much more inside with full page pictorial. Queen Elizabeth II has now surpassed the reign of Queen Victoria, the previous longest reigning monarch in British history. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:37

$82.00
177209

SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR STARTS in Cuba - U.S. Warships SPAIN in 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570597191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL, War Extra, April 22, 1898 * Spanish-American War beginning The front page has terrific banner headline: "FLEET SAILS TO CAPTURE HAVANA" with subheads concerning the beginning of the Spanish-American War. This was a result of Spain breaking off diplomatic relations with the United States and ejected the American ambassador. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs only (pages1,2 & 11,12), wear and tape mending along the central fold, some light staining, a little spine wear, great for display as such.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:35

$57.00
177208

QUEEN VICTORIA DEATH Monarch of Great Britain & Empress of India 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570596447

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON MORNING JOURNAL, January 23, 1901 * Queen Victoria death (1st report) * U.K. Great Britain and Ireland * Edward VII becomes King The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "LONG REIGN IS ENDED" with many subheads photo. More on pages 2, 3 & 4. Loads of text. Incomplete issue containing the 1st 4 pages only of a 12 page issue, many problems with condition. Archivally mended along the separated central fold with smaller other mends, piece torn away along the bottom margin (see), some other wear as well, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:34

$40.00
177207

1683 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 335 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864258982

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Nov. 5, 1683 * 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 January 04, 2020 11:34

$37.00
177206

JAPANESE SURRENDERING & Nagasaki Bombing World War II PEACE 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570595728

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, WAR EXTRA, Aug. 10, 1945 * World War II ending * Japan willing to surrender * Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki Large & bold headline above the masthead: "JAPS ASK PEACE" with a subheads and photo of: "Emperor Hirohito" Also a one column heading: "Nagasaki A-Bomb Awes Aces" (see) Complete with 24 pages, a little wear at the spine near the central fold, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:34

$57.00
177205

BATTLE OF KIEV Encirclement of Soviet Union Russian Troops Massacre 1941 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864258607

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Sept. 20, 1941 * First Battle of Kiev (1941) * Encirclement of Soviet troops * Axis invasion of Soviet Union - Russia The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead in large lettering: "THOUSANDS PERISH IN KIEV" with subhead. (see) Great for display. Complete 1st section only with 14 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:33

$45.00
177204

Day of PEARL HARBOR HI Hawaii Japanese Airplane Attack 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864258344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 7, 1941 * "A Date Which Will Live in Infamy" * Pre Pearl Harbor attack on America * Dated December 7, 1941 (DAY OF) * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ROOSEVELT APPEALS TO HIROHITO AFTER NEW THREAT IN INDO-CHINA" with subheads. (see) Were the Japanese carrier airplanes on there way when this issue was published ? INCOMPLETE ISSUE containing the first 6 pages (loose at the spine) of the 1st section only, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:33

$52.00
177203

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Illegal Voting Vote Trial Guilty 1873 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570593030

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1873 * re. The Susan B. Anthony trial The front page has a very small and discrete one column heading at the bottom of the last column: "The Case of Miss Susan B. Anthony--Prosecution Suspended" which is a brief mention of her recent indictment for illegal voting. Other news of the day throughout. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 11:32

$27.00
177178

18th Century CARIBBEAN ISLANDS MAP & re. Ben Franklin Kite Experiment Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862996384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, August, 1756 The first two pages are devoted to the "Caribee Islands" [Caribbean] primarily limited to text on Barbadoes (see photos for portions). But of greater significance is the great and desirable foldout map labeled: "A Map of the CARIBBEE ISLANDS Shewing which belong to England, France, Spain, Dutch, & Danes...". This map folds out to 8 1/2 by 13 1/2 inches and is in very nice, clean condition. This map is rarely found within the issue as most were removed years ago. Further inside the issue is a very detailed 2 1/2 pg. article on: "A Paper Kite Electrified by a Storm" by M. de Romas, being an experiment very much like Ben Franklin's a bit earlier. Indeed, a footnote includes: "M. de Ro... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:51

$340.00
177177

BATTLE OF EUTAW SPRINGS South Carolina SC Revolutionary War 1782 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392568299987

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1782 * Battle of Eutaw Springs SC * American Revolutionary War Near the back is over a page of "American News" with reports on closing events of the war, including an item from Philadelphia: "Laurence Marr & John Moody, both of Col. Barton's Tory regiment, were apprehended in this city on suspicion of being spies...were both sentenced to die...". Also: "...the American generals Greene & Hayter have issued an edict for a general pardon to all those persons who took the oath of allegiance during Lord Cornwallis's march to Virginia....". An item from Fishkill notes: "....the enemy have been completely disappointed in their designs on the northern frontiers of this state..." with ... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:51

$68.00
177176

GEORGE WASHINGTON Election Victory & NYC Arrival for Inauguration 1789 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392568287852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN MUSEUM, (Philadelphia), April, 1789 * George Washington's election victory * Arrival in New York City for inauguration A very significant issue, and one of a few magazines or newspapers with the text reporting the actions of Congress formally counting the votes for the first President of the United States. Near the back are several pages of the: "Proceedings of Congress", the first headed: "Brief Sketch of the Most Interesting of the Proceedings of Congress, Monday, April 6, 1789" which begins: "A Quorum of both houses met, and on counting the votes for president and vice president, they appeared to be: For President: His excell. gen. Washington....69. For vice president: Hon. John Adams.....34..." followed... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:47

$450.00
177175

TEXAS WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE w/ Santa Anna & Creek War Indians 1836 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862994233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, August 6, 1836 * Texas War for Independence * Santa Anna to be tried & shot * Creek War - Cherokees - Indians The ftpg. has a short report concerning the "outrages" due to the rescue of two runaway slaves. Other articles inside include: "Lynching Among the Indians" "The Creek War" with reports from Fort Mitchell, Alabama; "The Cherokees" "From Florida" "Mexico & the United States" "Western Indians" and "Texas", the latter mentioning that the Mexicans had not advanced and will not prosecute further operations against Texas, for the present, and with mention of Goliad, the Alamo, and San Jacinto. There is also mention that Santa Anna has been taken to Nacogdoches where: "...he was t... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:47

$33.00
177174

BENEDICT ARNOLD Major John Andre TRAITOR Revolutionary War Defects 1780 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862993509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1780 * Benedict Arnold defects * Major John Andre treason * Revolutionary War Within the "Historical Chronicle" near the back of the issue is a portion which notes: "...These gentlemen were reply'd to by others in opposition, who in thee accumstom'd style execrated the American war & denounced vengeance on those who had been the cause of it...all the evils with which we are not threatened, & the loss of our transmarine possessions; the independency of the colonies; their accession to the power of our natural enemies; & their possession as essential to the very being of Great Britain as a great nation, was all foreseen & foretold before the tyranny of administration had... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:46

$133.00
177173

BOTANY BAY AUSTRALIA Admiral Arthur Phillip & African Slave Trade 1788 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862992084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE London, April, 1788 * Botany Bay, Australia - Admiral Arthur Phillip * Northern plantations act to discourage the slave trade Within this issue is a report concerning Commodore Phillips at Botany Bay reading: "The Botany fleet arrived at the Cape on the 13th of October, after a passage from Rio de Janeiro of only five weeks & four days. Commodore Phillips, after supplying the ships with sea stores, means to purchase live stock of every kind the country affords & then to proceed in a direct course to the place of is destination, unless driven by stress of weather to alter it.". This report coincides with the historical record which indicates Phillips stopped off at Brazil for various supplies ... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:45

$95.00
177172

WAR OF 1812 United States President James Madison PROCLAMATION in Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862990313

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 20, 1812 * War of 1812 declaration by United States * James Madison proclamation An inside page has a lengthy: "Declaration of War" which takes over 1 1/2 columns and is signed in type by the President: James Madison. This is followed by related reporting from the "Committee on foreign relations..." which takes over 2 pages. And on the back page is the formal Act of Congress declaring war against England, headed: "AN ACT Declaring War between the United Kingdom of Great Britain...and the United States of America & their territories", signed in type by the President: James Madison. Great to have this historic reporting in a newspaper published so close to Washington, D.C., and in ... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:45

$118.00
177171

SIMON BOLIVAR Venezuela Military Liberation Leader DEATH 1831 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392568280311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Feb. 19, 1831 * Death of Simon Bolivar * Venezuela independence leader The back page has a nice report concerning the death of Simon Bolivar. Bolivar was one of most important historical and political figure in Latin American history. He is considered in Latin America as a hero, visionary, and a revolutionary. During his short life he lead Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Peru and Venezuela to independence from Spanish colonial rule. The back page item is headed: "Death of Bolivar" which gives a nice eulogy on his live. The death report is provided by Juan De Francisco De Marin and begins: "Penetrated with the greatest grief, I am overwhelmed with sorrow. The father of our cou... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:45

$62.00
177170

CAMPUS MARTIUS Marietta Ohio Country MAP Northwest Indian War 1788 U.S. Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392568279156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COLUMBIAN MAGAZINE, Philadelphia, November, 1788 * Campus Martius (Ohio) map * Marietta, Washington County * Northwest Indian War Articles include: "To the Ladies on the Use of Cosmetics" "Interesting Extracts from the Life of General Putnam" which takes over 8 pages; "On the Religion, Language & Sciences of the Gypsies" "An Account of Campus Martius at the City of Marietta, Territory of the United States North-West of the River Ohio". Marietta was the first permanent settlement in the Northwest Territory. The accompanying (and very rare) foldout plate of Campus Martius is still present. Near the back is: "American Intelligence" with the latest news reports of the day including nice details on the state of Mary... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2020 07:45

$180.00
177168

WINSTON CHURCHILL World War II British Leader DEATH w/ Photos 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567187374

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, January 24, 1965 * Winston Churchill death * British Prime Minister * World War II fame The front page has a banner headline: "WINSTON CHURCHILL DIES" and more with photo. More on the following pages with full page pictorial. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, a little wear along the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:38

$42.00
177167

President LYDON B. JOHNSON Chooses Not To Run for Re-Election 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862167389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, April 1, 1968 * President Lydon B. Johnson The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "LBJ WON'T RUN" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 20 page, light toning and minor wear along the central fold, generally very nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:37

$42.00
177166

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567186799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, April 11, 1963 * USS Thresher (SSN-593) disaster (1st report) * United States Navy nuclear powered submarine The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "A-SUB 'INDEED LOST'; Navy Gives Up 129 to the Sea" with subheads, 3 photos of local sailors, and small related map. Also a nice banner photo of the sub along the top margin with heading: "Tragedy of the Thresher--Full Story" (see) More inside. First report coverage on the sinking of the USS Thresher, Nuclear Submarine. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, minor wear along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:36

$67.00
177165

JOHN GOTTI Gambino Crime Family MOB BOSS Mafia GUILTY w/ Photos 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567186450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, April 3, 1992 * John Gotti guilty verdict (1st report) * Mobster Boss - Gambino crime family This famous tabloid newspaper has a great displayable front page heading and photo concerning mob leader John Gotti's guilty verdict which ended up being his last day of freedom in society. The front page has a great headline: "GONE FELLA" with: "Gotti Goes Down On All Counts" and grainy photo. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages. Complete with all 32 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:36

$79.00
177164

President WILLIAM McKINLEY Assassination DEATH Very Close (Eve) 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862166554

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: UTICA DAILY PRESS, New York, September 13, 1901 * President William McKinley assassination death (eve) The top of the front page has a banner headline: "HAS A FIGHTING CHANCE FOR LIFE" with subheads. (see) He would die the following day. Nice for display. Eight pages, a little wear at the folds and margins, more so along the right side with minor text loss, generally good.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:36

$37.00
177163

ANNEXATION OF HAWAII to United States of America U.S. Senate Pass 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567185518

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL, 2nd section only, July 7, 1898 * Annexation of Hawaii * United States Senate passes * Section 2 only The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "HAWAIIAN ISLANDS IS OURS BY SENATE'S VOTE" and more with a nice banner illustration of a heraldic eagle with the date of annexation. Great for display. Complete section 2 only with 8 pages, a little wear, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:35

$62.00
177162

BATTLE OF KELLEY CREEK Last Massacre Indians Winnemucca Nevada NV 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862166079

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RENO EVENING GAZETTE, Nevada, Feb. 28, 1911 * Battle of Kelley Creek - "Last massacre" * American Indian Wars - Winnemucca, Nevada The front page has a terrific banner headline in large, bold lettering: "SQUAW CONFESSES" with subheads. (see) Great for display. Probably only reported as such in a Nevada publication, rare as such. Eight pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, mainly along the spine, nice for display as such. wikipedia notes: The Battle of Kelley Creek, also known as the Last Massacre, is often considered to be one of the last known massacres carried out between Native Americans and forces of the United States, and was a closing event to occur near the end of the American Indian warfare era.... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:35

$68.00
177161

JACK DEMPSEY vs Georges Carpentier Heavyweight BOXING Title Photo 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862165686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, July 3, 1921 * Jack Dempsey vs. Georges Carpentier * Heavyweight boxing championship * FRONT LEAF ONLY but nice for display The front page has a great headline in large lettering: "DEMPSEY WINNER" with a banner heading above the masthead: "CAPPENTIER IS KNOCKED OUT" with various subheads and photo of Dempsey's head. (see) Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:34

$72.00
177160

1929 STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bear Financial 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567184675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 8, 1928 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has a great banner headline: "FORTUNES FADE IN STOCK DIP" with subheads. Nice for display. Was this an early warning sign of the great stock market crash just under a year later ? Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:34

$82.00
177159

James BUSTER DOUGLAS Knockouts KO's Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862165338

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION C "Sports" ONLY of the Los Angeles Times, Feb. 11, 1990 * Buster Douglas knockouts Mike Tyson * Famous Heavyweight boxing upset The front page of this section has a headline: "Tyson Era Goes Buster" with subhead and photo of Douglas standing over Tyson after knockout. Complete Section C "Sports" only with all 22 pages, great condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:33

$50.00
177158

ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR World War II Imperial Japanese Navy 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392567179895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS, California, Dec. 8, 1941 * Attack on Pearl Harbor * U.S. to enter World War II * Imperial Japanese Navy Boldly printed at the top in a black box: "5th WAR EXTRA" with 3 banner headlines: "CONGRESS VOTES WAR" "Bombs Rain on Manila; Fires Rage" and "1500 KILLED IN HAWAII" with subheads. Nice to have in a West Coast publication. Twenty pages, wear along the central fold with archival mending on the back side with minimal text loss, a little margin wear, great for as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:32

$68.00
177157

Great BATTLE OF LOS ANGELES "False Alarm ?" Incident 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862164078

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Feb. 25, 1942 * Battle of Los Angeles * World War II - WWII * INCOMPLETE ISSUE Simply a nice issue for display on what is known as the "Battle of Los Angeles". The front page has as quite large & dramatic headline: "BATTLE ENEMY AIR RAIDERS OVER L. A." with a smaller banner heading noting: "Shrapnel Falls in Long Beach Streets" with subheads. This event was a curious incident of World War II, the result of a rumored attack by the Japanese upon the coast of California. It was ultimately a false alarm attributed to a case of "war nerves" likely triggered by a lost weather balloon and exacerbated by stray flares and shell bursts from adjoining batteries. Incomplete issue containing the f... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:31

$187.00
177154

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862035229

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING HERALD, Los Angeles, April 18, 1912 * RMS Titanic Sinking - survivors on Carpathia * Photos of J. Bruch Ismay and Isador Straus News of the Titanic sinking continues to arrive onshore with this issue with banner headline: "NEW YORK'S GREATEST CROWD WAITS RESCUED" & "SUFFERING IN OPEN LIFE BOATS IS DESCRIBED" with many subheads including: "Women Spent Hours Of Torture In Open Boats Before Their Rescue" and more. All text on the front page contains news of this infamous disaster. Nice for display. More on the following pages with a few photos of prominent figures onboard including J. Bruce Ismay and Isador Straus. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, archival strengthening along the central fold of the ... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 12:45

$282.00
177142

BILL HAYWOOD Socialist Party of America & (IWW) Founder DEATH 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861846049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING HERALD, Los Angeles, May 18, 1928 * Death of Bill Haywood (1st report) * Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) * Socialist Party of America * 1ST 4 PAGES ONLY *** At the top of the front page, above the masthead is a banner headline announcing: "BILL HAYWOOD DIES IN EXILE" with subheads. (see) Report continues on page 4, so entire Haywood article is present. Incomplete containing the first 4 pages only (loose), light toning, a little margin wear, archival mending along the central fold on page 2, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:19

$38.00
177141

BATTLE OF GUADALCANAL Campaign Solomon Islands ENDS 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861845863

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, War Extra, Los Angeles, February 9, 1943 * Battle of Guadalcanal campaign ends * Operation Watchtower - Pacific theater * First major offensive by Allied forces vs. Japan The front page has a terrific banner headline above the masthead: "BIG U.S. VICTORY JAPS QUIT GUADAL" with subhead. Nice for display. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs only (4 pages total), minor wear along the central fold, great for display as such. wikipedia notes: The Guadalcanal Campaign, also known as the Battle of Guadalcanal, was fought between August 7, 1942, and February 9, 1943, in the Pacific theater of World War II. Fought on the ground, at sea, and in the air, this was a strategically significan... See More  

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:19

$40.00
177140

Great BENITO MUSSOLINI II Duce OUSTED Italy World War II 1945 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861845565

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER--WAR EXTRA, July 26, 1943 * Italy - Benito Mussolini ousted * Pietro Badoglio takes over * World War II - WWII See the photo for one of the largest & most bold headlines to be found on World War II, announcing: "MUSSOLINI KICKED OUT" with a photo of him as well. Article begins and ends on the front page. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only, terrific for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:18

$62.00
177139

BATTLE OF MUNDA POINT Japs Solomon Islands U.S. Army Victory 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861845223

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Aug. 6, 1943 * Battle of Munda Point ends w/ U.S. victory * United States Army vs. Imperial Japanese Army * New Georgia Campaign - Solomon Islands * FRONT LEAF ONLY **** The top of the front page, above the masthead is a great banner headline in bod lettering: "U.S. CAPTURES MUNDA" with subhead. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:18

$38.00
177138

BENITO MUSSOLINI RESCUED Gran Sasso Raid in Italy 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392566715785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, War Extra, September 13, 1943 * Gran Sasso Raid - Operation Eiche * Benito Mussolini rescued (1st report) The front page has a very nice banner headline: "DUCE RESCUED BY NAZI PARACHUTISTS" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage of the "Gran Sasso Raid" which rescued Benito Mussolini in Italy. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), light toning along the central fold, great for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:17

$38.00
177137

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861844530

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, WAR EXTRA, September 9, 1943 * Italy surrenders * World War II * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** The nice banner headline on the front page announces: "YANKS SWARM IN TO TRAP GERMANS AS ITALY QUITS" with subhaeads a patriotic "V" in the background. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:16

$45.00
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