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183557

Historic CHEVROLET CORVETTE Automobile Car DEBUT 1953 Detroit Michigan Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898954327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT NEWS, Michigan, July 1, 1953 * Corvette begins production * In a Detroit publication (historic) Page 53 has a two line, two column headline: "Plastic Corvette Begins To Roll" & above this head in smaller type: "Production Line Starts". The report begins: "Chevrolet's first production model Corvette, a sports with a plastic laminated fiber glass body, rolled off the company's Flint assembly line Tuesday..." & more. The report contains details about production, plus mention that the list price for a new Corvette was $3250. Included is a two column photo of the first production model Corvette rolling off the assembly line at the Flint facility. Terrific to have this notable report in a Detroit newspaper. Comp... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:29

$875.00
183556

Rare FRANKFORT KY Franklin County Co. Kentucky w/ Slavery Ads 1826 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898954119

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMENTATOR, Frankfort, Kentucky, June 24, 1826 * Rare publication * Slave ads An early and uncommon title from Kentucky containing general news and content, & ads. Page 3 has a reward ad offering $50 in "commonwealth money" for the return of "...a negro man...Ned...". Another similar ad on the back page for a negro man named Gabriel. Four pages, a few small holes in the left margin, archival mends to a few minor margin tears, some foxing.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:29

$65.00
183555

Outlaw SAM BASS American Old West Train Robber Bandit KILLED 1878 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898954007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, July 21, 1878 * Death of Sam Bass (1ST REPORT) * American train robber & outlaw The top of the front page has column heads: "THE JIG IS UP" "Sam Bass and His Gang Come to Grief" "A Running Fight With the Texas Desperadoes" "Their Attempt to Rob to Bank at Round Rock" "Barnes Shot Dead & His Chief Mortally Wounded" "Two of the Pursuing Party Also Bite the Dust". This is a great account of the last robbery by the infamous Texas outlaw Sam Bass, reported in two accounts, the first beginning: "To-day was one of excitement in Texas. Sam Bass, the giant train robber chief, has been captured after a severe fight in which several lives were lost..." with much more detail (see). The other r... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:29

$245.00
183554

Best STOCK MARKET CRASH Collapse New York Wall Street Journal 1987 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898953901

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WALL STREET JOURNAL, New York, Oct. 20, 1987 * Stock market crash of 1987 * Best title to be had (rare) The front page proclaims the famous report of the stock market crash of 1987, reading: "Stocks Plunge 508.32 Amid Panicky Selling" with a subhead: "Percentage Decline Is Far Steeper Than '29; Precious Metals Gain". Also a 3 line, 1 col. head: "A Repeat of '29? Depression in '87 Is Not Expected". Included on the ftpg. are two graphs, one showing the Dow Jones average in 15 minute intervals and the other the huge volume by the half-hour. This crash ranks among the worst in American history, certainly alongside the famous crash of 1929 which began the Great Depression. This is the complete issue with both sections... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:28

$188.00
183553

GEORGE CUSTER'S MASSACRE Little Big Horn Sitting Bull SIOUX WAR 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138644163

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 26, 1876 * General George Custer's massacre * Little Big Horn - Sitting Bull * Sioux Indians War Page 6 has: "Custer's Last Battle" which introduces the report of the Crow Indian "Curley" who was the only survivor of the Custer Massacre, providing some editorial comment concerning Custer's bravery, etc. The actual article is found on page 3 and takes 2 2/3 columns with some nice heads including: "CUSTER'S LAST FIGHT" "Some New & Interesting Details" "Where the Men Fell" "How They Were Buried & the Spots Marked" "The Daring of Custer" and more. Included is a lengthy list of the various names if those killed. Also included is an article: "Custer's Battlefield" "Letter from an Eye-Witness--An... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:28

$280.00
183552

Rare JAPANESE SURRENDERS World War II Ends WWII 1945 Honolulu Hawaii Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138644022

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HONOLULU ADVERTISER--Late City Final edition, Hawaii, Aug. 15, 1945 * Japanese surrender - World War II * From the origin of the war (U.S.) The top half of the front page is taken up with a banner headline: "ALLIED OFFENSE ENDS" "JAP CABINET QUITS!" with various subheads, and a photo of celebratory sailors, the caption beginning: "Peace comes back to Honolulu...". A terrific issue, as this is the city where the war began for the United States. The complete first section with 16 pages (of 32), mild foxing & wear at the fold & margin, generally good condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:27

$165.00
183551

(3) THOMAS JEFFERSON Letters re. Controversial John Jay Treaty 1794 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138643711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 8, 1794 * Thomas Jefferson letters * re. John Jay Treaty The ftpg. has: "State Papers" which has three letters from Thomas Jefferson as Secretary of State, relating to the controversial Jay Treaty. Each is signed: Th. Jefferson. Four pages, some foxing, irregular at the blank spine with a small piece missing, good condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:27

$47.00
183550

1889 JOHNSTOWN FLOOD Pennsylvania PA South Fork Dam Disaster DEATHS in Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898952785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARRISBURG TELEGRAPH, Pennsylvania, June 6, 1889 * The great Johnstown flood of 1889 * South Fork Dam collapse The top of the ftpg. has column heads: "HUNDREDS OF FUNERALS" "Burying The Dead at Johnstown" "Few Mourners and No Ministers Present" "Difficulties to Be Surmounted" "In Clearing the Streets of Ruins" and: "SAD WORK AT JOHNSTOWN" "The Search for the Dead Resumed" "Dynamite Used ON The Ruins" "Piled Against the Railway Bridge" "Traces of the Day Express Found" and more. Four pages, two stray blue pencil marks near the top, some archival mends to margins inside, good condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:26

$47.00
183549

JOHN WAYNE GACY Serial Killer Clown Murders Discovered ARREST 1978 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898950942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 23, 1978 * John Wayne Gacy arrested (1st report) * Serial "killer clown" discovered Here is a issue on the discovery of John Wayne Gacy's crimes in a Chicago suburb. The top of page 12 has a two column heading: "Chicago Man Reportedly Tells of Killing 32 Youths" with subhead: "Contractor Who Liked to Clown for Children Charged in 1Death; 'Multiple Bodies' Found" and photo of Gacy. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:22

$157.00
183548

JEFFREY DAHMER Serial Killer Rape Murder Dismemberment ARRESTED 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898950069

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 25, 1991 * Jeffrey Dahmer arrested * Serial killer and sex offender * Rape, murder & dismemberment The top of page 4 has a two column heading: "Suspect Admits Killing, Dismembering 11 Men" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the arrest and realization of Jeffrey Dahmer's killings. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:21

$72.00
183547

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in OK CT NH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898948743

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1933 * End of Prohibition in Oklahoma * Connecticut & New Hampshire * Beer - liquor returns The front page has a one column heading: "BEER BY NEARLY 2-1 VOTED IN OKLAHOMA" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the states of Oklahoma, Connecticut and New Hampshire ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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, ... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:20

$48.00
183546

TULSA RACE RIOT Greenwood Community Oklahoma Massacre Blacks War 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898947369

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., June 2, 1921 * Tulsa racial riots & massacre (1st report) * African-American Greenwood community The top of the front page has a three column heading: "RACE RIOT DEATH TOLL 85; 10 BLOCKS OF HOMES BURN; SOLDIERS AT TULSA, OKLA." with subheads. (see) Complete with 14 pages, light toning at the margins, small library label within masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Tulsa race riot, also known as the 1921 race riot, The night that Tulsa died, the Tulsa Race War, or the Greenwood riot, was a massacre during a large-scale civil disorder confined mainly to the racially segregated Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA on May 31, 1921. During the 16 hours of rioting, over... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:20

$88.00
183545

CHARLES PONZI Scheme Wall Street Stocks Scandal Close to Exposure 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898946722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30, 1920 * Charles Ponzi close to exposure * Italian swindler and con artist * Wall Street scheme - Stock Market The front page has a one column heading: "PONZI TO START 'BANK' IN NEW YORK" with subheads. (see) Was this the beginning of the end as he would be arrested just two week later. Twenty-four pages, damaged along the spine with close cutting causing unrelated text loss, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:19

$40.00
183544

MAHATMA GANDHI Gujarat India Villages Automobile Campaign SALT 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138639183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Fight for India independence (Salt tax) * Gujarat, India villages campaign Page 10 has one column headings: "GANDHI TO SPREAD HIS GOSPEL BY AUTO" "Abandons Collection of Salt at Dandi to Begin Whirlwind Tour of Gujarat Villages" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Gandhi launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March of 1930. This was highlighted by the famous Salt March to Dandi from 12 March to 6 April, where he marched 388 kilometres (241 mi) from Ahmedabad to Dandi, Gujarat to... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:19

$40.00
183543

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal Trial IDENTIFIED 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898946314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 13, 1935 * Albert H. Fish trial - creepy acts * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page has a one column heading: "FISH IS IDENTIFIED BY GIRL'S PARENTS" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:19

$48.00
183542

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight HONORED 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138638531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1932 * Amelia Earhart - London welcome * re. Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo The top of the front page has one column headings: "MRS. PUTNAM LANDS AT LONDON IN STORM; GREETED BY MELLON" "Crowds at Croydon Airdrome Disappointed as Ocean Flier Goes to Private Field" "Cheered In Pouring Rain" and more. (see) Coverage continues on page 3 with a wire-photo. (blurry) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the is... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:18

$62.00
183537

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Transatlantic Ocean Airplane Flight 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138289001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EL PASO TIMES, Texas, July 20, 1938 * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? The top of the front page features a photo headed: "Corrigan Is Welcomed To Ireland" with a caption that includes in part: "...greeted by a Baldonnel Airport official...upon completion of his surprise flight to Ireland from New York." Beneath this is an article: "Money-Making Offers Pour In On Daring Transatlantic Flier". Corigan was nicknamed "Wrong Way" in 1938. After a transcontinental flight from Long Beach, California, to New York City, he flew from Brooklyn, New York, to Ireland, though his flight plan was filed to return to Long Beach. He claimed his unauthorized flight was due to a ... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 09:03

$39.00
183536

DODGE CITY WAR KS Kansas Cattle Boomtown Gamblers BAT MASTERSON 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898663869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, June 6, 1883 * Dodge City KS Kansas War * "Get out of Dodge" fame * Rare Bat Masterson mention The front page has a nice account of the infamous Dodge City War, with a column head: "Dodge City" "The Disgraceful Gambling Troubles Renewed". The report has a Dodge City, Kansas, dateline with rare mention of Bat Masterson, noting in part: "This city is much excited over a proclamation...stopping all gambling...The probable arrival of 'Bat' Masterson being announced, heavily-armed parties, both for and against him, proceeded to the railway station...There was no gambling at all in the city last night, neither monte, faro, nor hazard being played." with more. A nice front page report of an ic... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 09:01

$127.00
183535

Best TREASURY BUILDING in Washington, D.C. Arsonist FIRE Disaster 1833 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138284704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 2, 1833 * Treasury Building (Washington, D.C.) * Arson fire disaster Most of the first column is taken up with breaking news headed: " Serious Disaster" which begins: "We are sorry to have to announce that the Public Building east of the President's Square, occupied as the Treasury Department, was consumed by fire yesterday morning..." with much more. The Treasury Building was totally destroyed save for the fireproof vaults, the act of an arsonist hoping to destroy incriminating evidence against him. Great to have this report in this famous paper from the nation's capital. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:59

$56.00
183534

MORMONS Mormonism by American Baptist Minister Wayland Hoyt 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138284283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WATCHMAN & REFLECTOR, Boston, Nov. 18, 1869 * Mormons - Mormonism * Wayland Hoyt The front page begins with over 1 1/2 columns taken up with: "Memories Of Mormondom" by Rev. Wayland Hoyt. Photos show just portion. Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, good condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:59

$43.00
183533

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Jewish Synagogues Services 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898661074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1865 * Rare 1st-page mentions of Synagogue services * Re: Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * Black mourning borders Perhaps the most noteworthy coverage is the front-page details regarding various services being held at local synagogues - which includes the congregations at "B'nai Israel," "Bikur Cholim U-Kadisha Synagogue," and "Shaari [Shaare] Zedek" with each synagogue draped in mourning black. It is quite unusual to find front page mentions of Lincoln memorial services held at synagogues. Among the additional one column headlines on the front page are: "IN STATE," "THE DEAD BODY IN THE CAPITAL," "THE GUARD OF HONOR," "An Immense Number of Citizens View the Remains," "The Pr... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:58

$825.00
183532

Rare PRO SLAVERY Confederate Columbus Ohio w/ BLACKS Question 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898660645

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 9, 1865 * Rare pro-slavery publication From just after the end of the war, with war-related content in this pro-slavery newspaper including: "The Negro Question--Letter From Gen. Cox" "The Negro Holiday" "Facts Coming to Light" "Plot Among the Negroes" "Negro Equality in the South" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition. This title which was described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South". It opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxious was this paper to Unionists that it was denied circulation in some cities. In 1863 the press was raide... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:57

$39.00
183531

Early & Rare ISLAND OF MALTA Italy Italian 1841 Miniature Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898660322

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LLOYD MALTESE, Italy, April 14, 1841 A quite uncommon little newspaper published in Italian on the island of Malta. Complete in four pages, 6 by 8 inches, great condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:57

$29.00
183505

1793 Original BOSTON MA 18th Century Massachusetts Old Newspaper w/ Shipping Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137210404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 15, 1793 * 18th century American title Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. Contains news of the day and various advertisements. Pages 3 & 4 include 16 illustrated ship ads. Complete as a 4 page issue, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 10:00

$39.00
183504

FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL East Germany Brandenburg Gate w/ Photo 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137210275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 10, 1989 * Fall of the Berlin Wall (1st report) * Brandenburg Gate w/ photo The top of the front page has a headline: "East Germany Opens Borders; Wall Has 'No More Meaning'" with subheads and related photo. Complete with all sections (150+ pages), light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:59

$82.00
183503

RUSSIA DECLARES WAR & Hiroshima Japan Atomic Bombing 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897529141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HONOLULU STAR-BULLETIN, 2nd EXTRA, Aug. 8, 1945 * Russia declares war on Japan * Hiroshima, Japan atomic bombing Very late in the war, in fact less than a week before Japan surrendered, Russia declared war on Japan, noted here in a dramatic banner headline above the masthead: "RUSSIA WAR ACTION DOOMS JAPANESE!" with subheads (see). Nice to have from the spot where the U.S. entered the war, rare as such. Complete with 16 pages, two folds, generally very nice.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:59

$57.00
183502

Great V-E DAY Germany Surrenders Nazis Quit 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897528820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT TIMES, Extra, May 8, 1945 * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit Above the masthead is a heading: "FIRST V-E PHOTOS" with 2 American flags on both sides. Then a lead in banner heading reads: "Official! Peace in Europe" in red lettering with a banner headline: "VICTORY !" and: "Shooting Stops at 6:01 P.M." And what makes this front page even better is a uncommon light red letter "V" as a backdrop. Terrific for display. Much more on the following pages. Sixteen pages, very light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:58

$137.00
183501

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Gangster Mob Mafia MURDER Prohibition Era 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897528553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. Dec. 18, 1931 * Jack "Legs" Diamond assassination The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Jack 'Legs' Diamond Slain Following Gay Festivities Celebrating His Acquittal" with subheads and photo of Diamond. (see) Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along, generally very nice.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:58

$110.00
183500

SIR SAMUEL BAKER Military Expedition to Nile Region of Africa 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137209417

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 28, 1873 * British explorer Sir Samuel Baker * Military expedition to Nile region - Africa The top of page 3 has one column headings: "SIR SAMUEL BAKER" "The White Nile Fully Discussed" "The Three White Men At Ujiji" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:57

$34.00
183499

EARLY BALLOONING Prof. John Wise & Washington Harrison Donaldson 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897527506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 9, 1873 * Early Ballooning - Transatlantic voyage planning * Balloonists John Wise & Washington Harrison Donaldson The top of page 7 has one column headings: "Stop That Balloon" "The Voice of "Humanity" Pleading" "The Doom Of Professor Wise" and more. The flight didn't go that well as they were forced to land in New England, never making it across any water, however this was the first attempt to cross the Atlantic in a balloon. Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:56

$35.00
183498

Gangster AL 'Scarface' CAPONE Income Tax Evasion Guilty Plea 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137208803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., June 17, 1931 * Al 'Scarface' Capone * Income tax evasion guilty plea The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CAPONE ABDICATES AS GANGLAND CZAR BY PLEADING GUILTY" with subheads. First report coverage on Al 'Scarface' Capone pleading guilty Income tax evasion. He would later retract his plea after he realized the potential penalty he would receive. He would eventually be found guilty later that year which would end his criminal career. Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:56

$72.00
183497

NOVA SCOTIA HURRICANE Cyclone Storm Newfoundland Disaster 1873 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137208654

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 29, 1873 * Nova Scotia Hurricane disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings: "A TERRIBLE HURRICANE" "Dreadful Effects of the Recent Gale in Nova Scotia" "A Hundred Vessels Ashore Along the Coast" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:55

$33.00
183496

C.G. KELSEY OUTRAGE Huntington NY Tar & Feathered Lynching Murder 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897526191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 3, 1873 * Charles G. Kelsey outrage * Tar & feathered murder scandal * Huntington, Long Island, New York Page 3 has a lengthy article with headings that include: "THE FATE OF KELSEY" "The Remains Found in Oyster Bay a Subject Discussion" "Feeling In Huntington" "Curious Stories About Kelsey's Disappearance" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 4 columns. Complete in 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:55

$35.00
183495

PANIC OF 1873 Wall Street Stock Market Financial Crisis 1873 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897525445

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 7, 1873 * Panic of 1873 * Wall Street - stock market Page 9 begins with column heads on the financial panic of 1873 including: "Financial And Commercial" "A Feverish Feeling in Wall Street" "A Decline Is Gold" Stocks Weak And Fluctuating" and more. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:54

$34.00
183494

JOHN WAYNE GACY Serial Killer Clown Murders Discovery 1978 Chicago IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137207965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, Dec. 30, 1978 * John Wayne Gacy * Serial "killer clown" * Best title to be had ? Here is a nice issue on the discovery of John Wayne Gacy's crimes in a Chicago suburb. The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "Body total up to 28; Gacy kept from court" with related photo. Nice for display. Coverage continues inside. Great to have this in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. Sixty pages, tabloid size, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:54

$88.00
183493

Rare & Early MORMONS Church of Latter-Day Saints 1880 Miniature Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137207707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LATTER DAY SAINTS' MILLENNIAL STAR, Liverpool, England, Aug. 30, 1880 * One of the oldest Mormon periodicals This periodical, typically shorted to "Millennial Star", was the longest continuously published periodical of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, being printed from 1840 until 1970. During its 130-year history the Millennial Star varied from being monthly, semi-monthly and even weekly, and was primarily aimed at British Latter-day Saints. Many of the British Mormons took part in the westward migration of the Mormon community in America. Logically, the content is almost entirely focused on the Mormon church. There are no advertisements. Here is a nice issue of this periodical, never bound nor tr... See More  

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:53

$35.00
183466

BATTLE OF BRITAIN London Airplane Bombings NAZIS 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892785454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS--6th WAR EXTRA, Aug. 15, 1940 * Battle of Britain * London bombings * WWII Nazi bombers * FRONT LEAF ONLY A simply terrific & huge banner headline screams: "6000 PLANES BATTLE; BOMBS SHAKE LONDON". This was the historic Battle of Britain, when London was assaulted by the German Luftwaffe for several months during this time. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and minor wear at the margins, great for display.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:37

$40.00
183465

JIMMY HOFFA Teamsters Labor Union Leader Officially Declared DEAD 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892785219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 31, 1982 * Jimmy Hoffa is declared dead * American Labor Union leader * International Brotherhood of Teamsters Page 20 has a somewhat discrete report headed: "Hoffa Kin Now Can Ask That He Be Declared Legally Dead" (see) Jimmy Hoffa disappeared July 30, 1975 & was officially declared dead July 30, 1982. He was an American labor union leader who served as the president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He became involved with organized crime from the early years of his Teamsters work, a connection that continued until his disappearance. He was convicted of jury tampering, attempted bribery, conspiracy, and mail and wire fraud in 1964 in two separate trials. He was imprisoned in 196... See More  

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$48.00
183464

Rare PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE Philadelphia PA 1798 Newspaper w/ Runaway Slaves Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892784967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE, Philadelphia, March 29, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * 3 runaway slaves advertisements The masthead features an engraving of a porcupine. The entire front page is taken up with ads. The front page has a runaway slave ad under: "Ten Dollars reward" Two more appear on the back page. (see) News of the day and other advertisements. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, a little ink dirtiness to a quadrant of the front page only, a few tiny binding holes along the blank spine, nice condition.

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$72.00
183463

HENRY BARTLE FRERE & the African Slave Trade - Zanzibar Sultans 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892784572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 11, 1873 * Sir Henry Bartle Frere * Sultans of Zanzibar & Muscat * African slave trade - traffic The back page has a correspondence from Henry Bartle Frere at Zanzibar, Africa with heading: "The East African Slave Trade" (see) Complete in 10 pages, nice condition.

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$34.00
183462

LEMONT ILLINOIS Chicago and Alton Railroad Train WRECK Disaster 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892783690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 18, 1873 * Lemont, Illinois train wreck * Chicago and Alton Railroad disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "ANOTHER DISASTER" "Dreadful Railroad Collision Near Lemont, Twenty Miles from Chicago" "Eleven Passengers Killed--Thirty-five Maimed and Scalded" "Terrible Scenes" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 2 1/2 columns. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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$33.00
183461

Best BIGGEST % GAIN Wall Street Stock Market Percentage Rise 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892783450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1933 * Wall Street - stock market * Biggest percentage gain is history While most reports on the stock market have a negative focus--"crash" days always sell well--we are pleased to offer this issue which was a bit of brightness in the midst of the Great Depression. The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its single best day (percentage change) in history on March 15, 1933 achieving a 15.34% gain. It is this event that is reported on the front page with a headline: "...Stocks Soar As Trading Is Resumed" and subheads: "Record Rise In Shares" "$3,000,000,000 Added to Values in Day by Advance of 15%" and more (see). This event even eclipsed the 936.42 point gain on Oct. 13, 2008, which was an 11.0... See More  

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$135.00
183460

Great WORLD WAR I ENDS First Armistice at Compeigne Forest Sign 1918 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 13, 1918 * re. First Armistice at Compeigne * World War I fighting ends The nice banner headline announces: "MUST GIVE UP ALL U-BOATS" with subheads. Great for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 22 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins and central fold, should be handled with care.

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$57.00
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RUSSIAN MENNONITES Christian Anabaptism Immigrants Coming to America ? 1873 News


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 23, 1873 * Russian Mennonites * Coming to America ? * Anabaptists - Anabaptism The top of page 11 has one column headings: "THE MENNONITES" "A Colony of Quakers from the Black Sea Coming to America" "Modern Anabaptists Swelling the Tide of Immigration" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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183458

CAPTAIN JACK & Other Modoc Indians Lava Beds War Death Sentences 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133371513

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 24, 1873 * Captain Jack & Boston Charley * And other Modoc Indians * Death sentences - Lava Beds War The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "MODOC DEATH WARRENTS" "Sentence of the Court Martial on Lava Beds Murderers" "Their Doom Sealed" "To Be Hanged at Fort Klamath, Oregon, October 3, 1873" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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$38.00
183457

Rare 1887 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, May 18, 1887 * Color political prints Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "That Saturday Scheme." double-page centerfold: "The Poverty Problem Solved." back page: "A Large Contract For Three Small Boys" Complete in 16 pages, 13 1/4 by 10 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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$27.00
183456

GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE Construction Workers Fall PHOTO 1937 San Francisco Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133370360

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, single leaf, Feb. 18, 1937 * Gold Gate Bridge disaster * Construction workers fall * SINGLE LEAF ONLY *** This is a single leaf being pages 19 & 20, yet an extremely dramatic one. It is captioned: "Exclusive Photo by Cameraman on Spot! - SPAN VICTIMS FALLING TO DOOM!" The photo shows the collapsed safety net with errors pointing to 6 of the men falling to their deaths. A single sheet in good condition. Very displayable.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:31

$38.00
183455

TRANSATLANTIC TELEGRAPH CABLE Atlantic Ocean Completion 1866 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133270233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 11, 1866 * re. Transatlantic telegraph cable completion The front page has one column headings concerning the recent completion of the Atlantic Cable, the telegraph cable stretched across the ocean which connected Europe with the United States. The headings include: "OLD WORLD" "BY OCEAN TELEGRAPH" "London Dispatches to Thursday Night" "Political Affairs in All Parts of Europe" and more (see). An attempt the previous year was unsuccessful as the cable broke. Eight pages, nice condition.

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$38.00
183454

ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL & Thomas A. Watson Telephone Invention 1877 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133269767

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida NY, February 8, 1877. * Alexander Graham Bell & T.A. Watson * Invention of the Telephone A small size newspaper from the famous Oneida Community in New York, an early "commune" in experimental living. Various religiously-themed content but a bit of reporting of news of the day as well. An interesting title from this interesting community in in upstate New York. 8 pages in nice condition. Page 7 contains an article on the telephone invention by Alexander Graham Bell and T.A. Watson. (see)

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$33.00
183453

VIETNAM WAR Cease-Fire Accord Richard Nixon U.S. Involvement ENDS 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892695614

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TAMPA TRIBUNE, January 24, 1973 * Vietnam War cease-fire accord * United States involvement ends * FRONT LEAF ONLY The front page has a nice banner headline: "Peace In Viet" with subheads and related photo. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), a little wear along the bottom margin, nice for display as such.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:29

$35.00
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