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MABEL NORMAND Hollywood Silent Film Comedienne Actress DEATH 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172518370

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., February 24, 1930 * Mabel Normand death (1st report) * Silent film comedienne and Actress * Charlie Chaplin & Fatty Arbuckle duo The top of the front page has a nice photo with heading: "Mabel Normand, Noted Actress, Dies in California Sanitarium" Also a two column headline: "Mabel Normand, Famous as 'Tomboy' of Screen, Dead After Long Illness" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 13, 2018 09:13

$52.00
168326

Great 1930 RANGOON RIOTS Indian Dockworkers & Burman Labourers 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172081938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 28, 1930 * Rangoon Riots of 1930 * Indian dockworkers * Burman labourers The front page has a nice banner headline: "MOBS KILL WOMEN IN INDIA" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:45

$48.00
168325

STEPHEN MATHER National Park Service Conservationist DEATH 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172081616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 23, 1930 * Stephen Mather death (1st report) * American industrialist & conservationist * National Park Service fame Page 14 has a one column heading: "Stephen Mather, Ex-Director Of U.S. Parks, Dies" with small photo. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:44

$42.00
168324

Great CHARLES LINDBERGH JR. Baby Kidnapping Murder Case Fame BORN 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172080672

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 23, 1930 * Charles Lindbergh Jr. is born (1st report) * Crime of the century kidnapping case fame The front page has a nice banner headline: "LINDBERGH IS FATHER OF BOY" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos on the back page. (see) This was the birth of Charles Jr. who would become the victim in the famous Lindbergh baby kidnapping case that would later be known as the crime of the century. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:42

$67.00
168322

Best AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Gangster Starts 11 Years Prison 1932 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500198138

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 5, 1932 * Al Capone starts 11 year term * Chicago gangland gangster boss * Best title to be had - very rare as such The ftpg. has a one column head: "CHICAGO PUBLIC ENEMY NO. 1 NOW CONVICT 40886" "Gates at Atlanta Close on Capone" which includes a photo of the warden. After his sentence for income tax evasion the previous year, Al Capone was sent to a federal prison in Atlanta. He would later be transferred to Alcatraz. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:40

$125.00
168321

MARCHESE GUGLIELMO MARCONI Wireless Radio Telegraphy Invent DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172079581

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 20, 1937 * Guglielmo Marconi death (1st report) * Wireless telegraphy inventor The front page has a five column headline: "Marconi, Inventor of Wireless, Dies" with subhead. (see) A few related photos on the back page. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:39

$88.00
168320

Hollywood ACTRESS MAE WEST Declared Married to Frank Wallace 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172079337

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 17, 1937 * Actress Mae West * Frank Wallace marriage The front page has a one column heading: "Court Decides Mae West Is Mrs. Wallace" with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine. wikipedia notes: Mae West was married on April 11, 1911 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Frank Szatkus, whose stage name was Frank Wallace, a fellow vaudevillian whom she met in 1909. She was 17. She kept the marriage a secret, but a filing clerk discovered the mar... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:39

$40.00
168319

IGNACY JAN PADEREWSKI Polish Pianist Composer Poland Leader DEATH 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500197156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 30, 1941 * Ignacy Jan Paderewski death (1st report) * Polish pianist - Prime minister of Poland The front page has a nice banner headline: "PADEREWSKI DIES; LED POLES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. First section only with 16 pages, small binding holes along the spine, a little archival mending at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:38

$47.00
168318

1929 WORLD SERIES Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Athletics CHAMPS Newspaper MLB


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172078964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1929 * 1929 World Series (pre game 5) * Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Athletics * Major league baseball MLB The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Hoover Will Attend World Series Game Today; Will Make Trip With Wife as "Everyday Fan" Much more in the sport's section (page 27) with headlines, photos and lineups. (see) This would be the day in which the Athletics would win the World Series championship. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:38

$40.00
168317

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO NOT GUILTY 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172078727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES Sept. 7, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James found not guilty * Jesse James gang - Gallatin, Missouri trial A full column on the ftpg. & a full column on pg. 2 are headed: "FRANK JAMES ACQUITTED" "He Asks To Be Allowed to Lead A Peaceful Life" "An Outline of Some of the Daring Crimes in Which He & His Companions Have Taken Part". Not only is this an historic report of the acquittal but the lengthy & detailed article has much on the infamous career of the James Gang. Eight pages, 4 binding holes at the blank spine, partially lose at the spine, a bit fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:37

$65.00
168316

BATTLE OF LAKE OKEECHOBEE Second Seminole War w/ Zachary Taylor 1838 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500196044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Washington City, Jan. 20, 1838 * Battle of Lake Okeechobee - Florida * Second Seminole War - Zachary Taylor Page 3 has a letter from Z. Taylor's command which relates the Battle of Okeechobee, headed: "Authentic From Florida" datelines from Fort Gardner, beginning: "The 1st brigade under the command of colonel Taylor reached this, a few yours since, from Lake Okee-cho-bee where it encountered the Indians &, after a severe & bloody battle...the Indians were driven in every direction leaving 10 dead on the ground..." with more. This is followed by another letter with further details. Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 12 inches, bit of foxing at the top of the ftpg., nice condition.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:37

$38.00
168315

MICHIGAN TERRITORY Admitted to the Union STATEHOOD Senate Votes 1837 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500195764

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 14, 1837 * Michigan Territory * Admitted to the Union Page 3 has a notable report headed: "Admission of Michigan Into the Union" which includes the debate in the Senate on statehood, taking over a full page. Although Michigan approved its constitution in 1835, statehood was delayed until 1837 because the territory was involved in what was known as the Toledo War, a boundary dispute with Ohio. The dispute was settled when Michigan gave up its claim to the mouth of the Maumee River at Toledo, Ohio.The formal admission of Michigan to the Union would be on January 26. The ftpg. has the latest report concerning: "Santa Ana" (see). Sixteen pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 13 ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:36

$33.00
168314

GENERAL GEORGE WASHINGTON'S Farewell Circular Letter to the Army 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500195551

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, August 12, 1783 * General George Washington * Announces his resignation (circular letter) * Commander-in-chief - Continental Army Under the heading: "American News" on page 6 and concluding on page 8 is the complete printing of "A Circular Letter from his Excellency GEORGE WASHINGTON, Commander in Chief of the Armies of the United States of America, dated June 18, 1783." (The actual document is dated June 8th, however the British reports note the 18th.) The letter is datelined from his headquarters at Newburgh, New York, and begins: "The great object for which I had the honour to hold an appointment in the service of my country being accomplished, I am now preparing to resign it into t... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:36

$565.00
168313

SILAS DEANE Benjamin Franklin Support - Revolutionary War Ending 1783 Newpsaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500195325

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 11, 1783 Page 2 has an interesting bit: "The latest account from Philadelphia mention that the idea of admitting the colony of Vermont as a fourteenth state had been revived, and was then agitating in Congress." Vermont would become the 14th state but not until 1791. This is followed by other news concerning completing the treaty of peace to end the Revolutionary War. Most of the space is taken up with a lengthy letter signed in type: B. Franklin, Minister Plenipotentiary from the United States of America at the Court of France, which is supporting of fellow ambassador Silas Deane against charges of financial impropriety Congress has accused him of. The back page has a report which would ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:35

$62.00
168312

(3) President JOHN ADAMS Acts of Congress Signed in Type 1801 Old U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172077213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, March 24, 1801 * President John Adams * Acts of Congress Page 2 has more than a column headed with a heraldic eagle engraving followed by three Acts of Congress, each signed in type by the President: John Adams, one for funding the Navy for the year & another is: "To discharge Samuel Lewis senior from his imprisonment." Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:35

$31.00
168311

Best 1929 STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street NYC Panic BLACK MONDAY Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172075302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 29, 1929 * Stock market crash of 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Best title to be had ? (rare) Of the several dates of the prestigious "Times" which reported the Stock Market Crash in late October this may well be the most famous, as it is the issue selected for inclusion in the popular coffee table book: "One Hundred Years of Famous Pages from The New York Times". The recognized front page headline reads: "STOCK PRICES SLUMP $14,000,000,000 IN NATION-WIDE STAMPEDE TO UNLOAD; BANKERS TO SUPPORT MARKET TODAY." There are related subheads as well including: "Premier Issues Hard Hit" "Unexpected Torrent of Liquidation Again Rocks Markets" "Day's Sales 9,212,800" "Nearly 3,000,000 Shares A... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:30

$5,650.00
168310

POW WOW East Room White House INDIANS Chief Spotted Tail & Crook 1877 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500191396

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 28, 1877 * Pow Wow - Indians * Chief Spotted Tail & more * Gen. George Crook Nearly two columns of the ftpg. are taken up with: "The Sioux In Washington" with subheads: "A Council at the White House' "What the Savages Want" "The Proceedings of the Council" "Breezes at the Agencies--A Flurry at Red Cloud Over the Beef Ration". The article begins: "Twenty-three Indian Chiefs, among whom were Spotted Tail and Red Cloud, and some who were in the Custer fight, gathered in the East Room of the White House...". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:30

$34.00
168309

FETTERMAN FIGHT Army Massacre Fort Phil Kearny Wyoming INDIANS 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500190955

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Jan. 2, 1867 * Fetterman Massacre * Fort Philip Kearney The front page has: "The Indians" which includes: "...that a terrific massacre occurred on the 22d at Fort Philip Kearney, Dakota Territory..." with more (see). This was the Fetterman Massacre (see the web), a notable event in Red Cloud's War. Eight pages, various staining, irregular at the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:29

$46.00
168308

FREDERICK DOUGLASS National Union Southern Loyalists Convention 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172074476

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1866 * Southern Loyalists' Convention in Philadelphia * Considerable anti-black sentiment in the reporting * Mention of Frederick Douglass The front page has extensive coverage of the "Southern Loyalists' Convention" held in Philadelphia, with subheads: "The Hon. James Speed Elected President--His Address to the Delegates...Andrew Johnson's Policy Declared Fatal to the Loyal South--Speeches of Gov. Lane, Gen. Burnside...Frederick Douglass, and Others...Spirit of the Northern Convention" and more (see). A few bits note: "...Frederick Douglass excited quite an interest. As the delegates were leaving the Square he and Theodore Tilton walked arm in arm..." and near the end: "...Gov. Curtin... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:29

$68.00
168307

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN Hutchinson Letters Affair Pre Rev. War Tensions 1774 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500190156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 9, 1774 * The Hutchinson Letters Affair * Pre Revolutionary War tensions * Benjamin Franklin & taxation Page 5 has an item which reads: "...I beg leave, sir, to offer my sentiments on the supposed right to tax the Colonies, and on the measures that have been lately unfortunately adopted respecting America..." with more concerning taxation (see). Another page has an item from New York which notes: "...Assembly of Georgia having rejected the memorial, sent them by the Lower House, of the re-appointment of Benjamin Franklin, Esq., Agent in Great Britain for the said Colony..." with a bit more (see). This is followed by a report from Philadelphia (see), and following this is more conc... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:28

$58.00
168306

Island of MARTINIQUE Map Carribbean Guadeloupe & American Indians 1759 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172074049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, March, 1759 * Island of Martinique map * Early Native American - Indians Certainly the prime content in this issue is the very nice foldout map titled: "A Map of Martinico from the latest & best Authorities." with an inset labeled: "A Map of that Part of Guadaloupe where the English made their Defense, Jan. 23, 1759" The map shows considerable detail (see photos) and measures 8 3/4 by 10 inches and is in great condition. There is a related article titled: "Description of Guadaloupe" as noted in the table of contents. Another notable item in the issue is a report on a treaty with the Indians in Easton, Pennsylvania. The article takes the equivalent of a nearly a full page and... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:28

$90.00
168305

BATTLE OF CULLODEN End of Jacobite Rebellion & Young Pretender 1746 UK Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500189309

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, May, 1746 * Battle of Culloden w/ print * End of the Jacobite Rebellion * Bonnie Prince Charlie Included is a nice prelude to better content yet to come in this issue, although significant as well, being a detailed report headed: "Carlisle Attack'd by the Rebels", one of the more noteworthy battles in the Jacobite Rebellion, and very near its end. This article takes over 2 pages and is "To be continued". Adjacent to this is a very significant & nice foldout map titled: "A Map of the Countries Adjacent to CARLISLE Shewing the Route of the REBELS with their principal Fords over y River Eden." which also includes a nice inset of: "The West Prospect of Carlisle Castle". Th... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:27

$340.00
168303

HARTFORD CONVENTION Federalist Party Meeting re. War of 1812 Old 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172073238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 14, 1815 Much of the issue is taken up with the "Hartford Convention" which concerned grievances with the on-going War of 1812. Near the back is: "Events of the War" which has over 2 pages on the latest reports from New Orleans, and includes: "General Orders, to the Citizens of New Orleans" signed in type: Thos. L. Butler. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, very nice condition. This newspaper began in 1811 and was a prime source for national political news of the first half of the 19th century. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:26

$29.00
168302

Thomas Wilson DORR REBELLION Rhode Island Democracy Election Rules1842 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172072684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, May 21, 1842 * Dorr Rebellion - Rhode Island arsenal attack Pages 2, 3 & 4 contain a great deal on the Dorr Rebellion, including a lengthy "statement" to President John Tyler concerning the state of affairs in Rhode Island as a result of the Dorr Rebellion, with his response signed in type: John Tyler. Including as well are documents from R.I. governor Samuel W. King, as well as two letters signed in type by Thomas W. Dorr himself. Else where is a fine letter signed by: Charles Dickens concerning the need for enforcement of an international copyright law, endorsed by other British writers. Included is a response to Mr. Dickens signed by: Thomas Carlyle. Sixteen pages, 8 1/2 by 1... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:26

$47.00
168301

Nice NEW YORK YANKEES Baseball World Series Champions vs. Giants 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172072283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 11, 1937 * New York Yankees vs. Giants * World Series MLB Baseball * Joe DiMaggio era The front page of the sport's section (page 21) has a nice banner headline: "YANKS WIN SECOND STRAIGHT WORLD SERIES" with subheads, a few related photos and box scores. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:25

$45.00
168300

Outlaws AL BRADY GANG Bangor ME Maine SHOOTOUT vs. G-Men PHOTOS 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172072100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 13, 1937 * Al Brady Gang shootout * Bangor ME Maine * F.B.I. - G-Men agents (1st report) The front page has a one column heading: "Death of Brady Wipes Out Last 'Big Shot' Gang" More on page 3 with a few related photos and map. The back page has five more related photos including one of Brady lying dead in the street. (see) Nice for display here. First report coverage on the famous shootout in Bangor, Maine between the Brady gang and the F.B.I. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 38 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a ... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:25

$58.00
168299

BATTLE OF MALAGA Spanish Civil War Italian & Nationalist VICTORY 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500185322

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 8, 1937 * Battle of Malaga ends - Spain * Spanish Civil War - Republican * Italian/Nationalist victory The front page has a nice banner headline: "CAPTURE MALAGA; KILL 1,000" with subheads and small related map. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:25

$40.00
168298

NFL RAMS Are Born Cleveland Football Team ST. LOUIS Los Angeles 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172071100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 13, 1937 * NFL Rams are created * National Football League * Cleveland - Los Angeles - St. Louis The sport's section (page 17) has one column headings: "CLEVELAND ELEVEN IS IN PRO LEAGUE", "Five Clubs In Each Group" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light even toning, minor spine wear, otherwise very nice. wikipedia notes: The Cleveland Rams were founded by attorney Homer Marshman in 1937. Their name, the Rams, comes from the nickname of Fordham University. Rams was selected to honor the hard work of the football players that came out of that university. They were part of the newly formed American Football League and finished the 19... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:24

$45.00
168297

1935 SHINCHIKU-TAICHU EARTHQUAKE Taichung Japanese Taiwan DISASTER1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172069022

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 22, 1935 * 1935 Shinchiku-Taichu earthquake * Taichung, Japanese Taiwan The front page has a nice banner headline: "2,793 DIE IN ISLAND QUAKE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage continues inside with related photo and map. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:21

$42.00
168296

USC Southern California TROJANS Win Track and Field Champioship 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372500179739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, sport's section only, June 22, 1941 * USC Trojans - Southern California University * NCAA Men's Outdoor Track and Field Championship The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "U. S. C. WINS 7TH NCAA TRACK TITLE IN ROW" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:20

$38.00
168295

JOE DIMAGGIO Game Hitting Streak RECORD New York Yankees Clipper 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172068462

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 2 only, June 30, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio breaks game hitting streak record * New York Yankees - Major league baseball The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "JOE DI MAGGIO SETS MODERN BATTING RECORD" with subheads, box scores and two related photos. (see) Nice for display. Of course game # 56 is the one everyone remembers as this was the amazing number he ended up finishing with. But here is when he actually broke the record that was held at the time by George Sisler. Complete 2nd section only with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:19

$78.00
168294

LZ 127 GRAF ZEPPELIN Rigid Airship 1st Intercontinental FLIGHT 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172068320

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 11, 1928 * D-LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin German airship * 1st Interscontinental flight (takeoff) * Atlantic Ocean to Lakehurst, New Jersey The front page has a nice banner headline: "AIR LINER FLIES FOR U. S." with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Three related photos on the back page. First report coverage on the 1st Intercontinental flight of the Graf Zeppelin. Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:19

$46.00
168249

JESSIE MILLER Australian Woman Aviator Airplane Flight at Bahamas 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495999860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 2, 1930 * Jessie Maude "Chubbie" Miller * Australian Woman aviator * Nice headline for display The front page has a nice banner headline: "ISLE SAVES LOST AVIATRIX" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 2 with a small related map. Another related map on the back page. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:46

$44.00
168248

Great NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL CHAMPIONS Knute Rockne Last Coach Game 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495998912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 7, 1930 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. USC Trojans * Last official collegiate game coached by Knute Rockne * ND declared National Champions for 1930 season * Great item for display - NCAA college football Here is truly a terrific issue on Notre Dame football. The front page has a great banner headline that announces: "GRID TITLE TO NOTE DAME" with subheads. (see) Unusual for such a nice headline concerning sports on the front page of any newspaper. Rare as such. The front page of the sport's section (inside) has another nice banner headline: "O'CONNOR STARS AS TROJAN ELEVEN IS CRUSHED" with subheads, nice photo and lineups. And if that isn't enough, page 3 of this section has a great... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:45

$535.00
168247

GEORGE 'BUGS' MORAN Chicago Prohibition Era Gangster TRIAL Begins 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495998626

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 10, 1930 * George 'Bugs' Moran trial begins * Chicago Prohibition Gangster The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "MORAN'S CRIMES TOLD TO JURY S TRIAL BEGINS" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the beginning of George 'Bugs' Moran's trial for vagrancy. Probably only found in a Chicago publication. Rare as such. Complete with all 38 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:45

$52.00
168246

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. I Have A Dream Speech MARCH on Washington 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495997215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, August 28, 1963 * Martin Luther King Jr. * March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom * "I Have A Dream" speech fame The front page has two column heading concerning this historic Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. with: "Demonstration Forces Gather in Washington" It was at this march where Martin Luther King, Jr., gave his immortal "I have a dream..." speech (not included here). Complete with 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:43

$42.00
168245

EARLY Rare 17th Century 349 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1669 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392169635900

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 8, 1669 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes a few "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & dis... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:43

$42.00
168244

Great RYE COVE VA Virginia Schoolhouse Children TORNADO Disaster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495996461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 3, 1929 * Rye Cove, Virginia tornado * Schoolhouse disaster The front page has a banner headline: "WIND WRECKS SCHOOL; 19 DIE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the tornado outbreak in Virginia and Maryland in which a school in Rye Cove Va was hit directly during class time. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 46 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 December 08, 2018 15:42

$52.00
168242

HARRY FORD SINCLAIR Oil Founder Teapot Dome Scandal IMPRISONED 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495995410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 7, 1929 * Harry Ford Sinclair jailed * Sinclair Oil Corporation founder * Teapot Dome Scandal - bribery The front page has a nice banner headline: "PLACE SINCLAIR BEHIND BARS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related photos on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 52 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 December 08, 2018 15:41

$45.00
168241

BLOODY MAYDAY BERLIN Communist Party of Germany vs. Police RIOTS 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495992556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 2, 1929 * Bloody Mayday Berlin 1929 - riots * Communist Party of Germany (KPD) * Red Combatant's League (RFD) The front page has a nice banner headline: "15 DIE IN GERMAN RED RIOTS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 44 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 December 08, 2018 15:40

$40.00
168240

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495991306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 21, 1933 * End of Prohibition - repeal * Iowa - Connecticut - New Hampshire * Beer - liquor returns The front page has a great banner headline: "IOWA VOTES FOR DRY REPEAL" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the states of Iowa, Connecticut and New Hampshire ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:39

$47.00
168239

Rare VELASCO TX pre Freeport Brazoria County TEXAS Map 1892 Volume 1 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495990981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: VELASCO DAILY TIMES, Texas, Jan. 27, 1892 * Rare Southwestern title * Possibly the first time offered anywhere (see note) A rare title as it existed for less than six months. Velasco was a town in Texas that was later annexed by the city of Freeport. Founded in 1831, Velasco is situated on the east side of the Brazos River four miles from the Gulf of Mexico. The town's early history is closely tied with the Battle of Velasco and the Texas Revolution. Velasco was an important entry point for American settlers in Texas. In 1836 following the decisive Battle of San Jacinto, Velasco was named a temporary capital of the Republic of Texas by the interim President David G. Burnet. In 1837, the final actions of the Battle of Br... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:39

$52.00
168238

DE BEERS DIAMONDS South African Mines Fields Officially CLOSES 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495990474

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, March 31, 1932 * De Beers Diamond Mines close * $72,2000,000 gems on hand Page 8 has the one-column heading: "DE BEERS MINES SET CLOSING FOR TODAY," with subhead: "Shut-down of South Africa's Diamond Industry Viewed as Requisite to a Revival," which is a report from Johannesburg, South Africa, which tells of the historic closing of the De Beers Diamond Mines. View images for additional details. Other news of the day, sports, and period advertising are also present. Complete in 44 pages, rag/institutional edition, excellent condition.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:39

$55.00
168237

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Louisville KY Kentucky Civil War Beginning 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392169634298

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER, Kentucky, May 3, 1861 * Rare pro-Confederate title Louisville is difficult to categorize as Union or Confederate during the Civil War as, depending on the time, there were factions within the city supporting both. To placate both sides the two leading newspapers took their stands: the "Courier" was very much pro-Confederate & the "Journal" was more pro-Union. This is the Confederate-leaning newspaper. The ftpg. has: "The Difference" "Correspondence between the Governors of Indiana and Kentucky" "Terrible Affray at Albany--Governor Morgan Attempting to Quell the Disturbance" "Lincoln Confession" "Letter from Pensacola--The Force Under Gen. Bragg--The Lincolnites Busy..." "The Two Armies" and m... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:38

$79.00
168235

MORMONS Utah War Expedition & African Slaver Trade Capture 1858 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392169633465

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1858 * Mormons - Utah War * African slave trade The top of the front page has a column headed: "Important From Utah" "Governor Cumming Expelled from Salt Lake City" "The Mormons Determined To Resist" "Dispatches from Governor Cumming to the State Department--The Troops at Camp Scott Living on Mule Meat, etc." A bit from the report includes: "...that the Mormons were in arms, determined to resist the army to the last, and requesting Col. Monroe to push on as speedily as possible...". Page 2 has an article: "The Slave Trade" "Slavers Under the American Flag Seized by British Cruisers" and pg. 3 has: "The Slaver Case at New Orleans--Interesting Evidence". Eight pages, very nice co... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:37

$57.00
168234

(5) FORT ATKINSON Jefferson County WISCONSIN 19th Century 1878 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392169633104

Offered are 5 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: JEFFERSON COUNTY UNION, Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin A lot of five issues from Nov. & Dec., 1878 A rather uncommon title from the upper Midwest. The town was named for General Atkinson, a commander of U.S. forces during the Black Hawk War. Each issue is complete in four pages, cleanly loose at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:36

$32.00
168233

FORT TICONDCEROGA & Crown Point Capture ARNOLD Revolutionary War 1775 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495982412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 8, 1775 * Fort Ticonderoga capture * General Benedict Arnold * Revolutionary War original Page 6 contains various reports as taken "From The New York Gazette" including various reports from the Provincial Congress in New York (see photos), including "...that it be recommended to the inhabitants of this colony...immediately to furnish themselves with necessary arms & ammunition to use all diligence to perfect themselves in the military art..." plus more (see). There is also a nice account of a letter from Ticonderoga with much detailed reporting, including mention of "...Col. Arnold, with 30 men, took the boat & proceeded on for St. John's...We overtook Col. Arnold in the boat..... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:35

$52.00
168232

FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR w/ Montreal Canada Description & More 1760 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495982173

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Oct. 9, 1760 * Montreal, Canada description before capture * Archibald Montgomerie * French and Indian War The front page has an item headed "America" from New York noting: "...five transport vessels from Carolina arrived here having on board Col. Montgomery & the troops under his command...to proceed to Albany..." and more. Inside has another "America" report taking over a full column with news concerning the French & Indian War. Page 3 has: "A Refutation of the Letter to an Hon. Brigadier-General Commander of his Majesty's Forces in Canada" with much on General Wolfe and one bit noting: "...The taking of Quebec deserves a great deal more...", and over half of page 2 is taken up with: "A ... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:34

$37.00
168231

DICK TRACY First Appearance of 2-Way Wrist Radio (Apple) Watch 1946 COMIC STRIP


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392169632308

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, January 13, 1946 * Dick Tracy - American comic strip (newspaper) * 1`st appearance of the 2-Way Wrist Radio - watch This is the complete color comic section of this date, its significance being the very first appearance in the popular Dick Tracy comic strip of his two-way wrist radio for which Dick Tracy was so famous. As noted in Wikipedia: "On January 13, 1946, the 2-Way Wrist Radio became one of the strip's most immediately recognizable icons, worn as a wristwatch by Tracy and members of the police force, and may have inspired later smartwatches." Indeed, the Apple Watch and other smart watches popular today can trace their creative origin to this comic strip. Complete in ten pages wi... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:33

$88.00
168210

DES MOINES UNIVERSITY (1865-1929) Iowa Religion Riots & Closure 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392168800446

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 12, 1929 * Des Moines University (1865-1929) * Religious riots and closure The front page has a nice banner headline: "RIOT; CLOSE A UNIVERSITY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 28 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 December 07, 2018 15:56

$42.00
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