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172957

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670873571

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Jan. 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Historic baseball report The top of the sports have has one of the more notable reports in the history of Major League Baseball, the sale of Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees. The column is headed: " 'BABE' RUTH SOLD TO NEW YORK FOR $150,000" "Baseball's Biggest Deal--But Ruth Says He Won't Play Anywhere but With Boston". The price paid was speculated between $75,000 and $150,000 (was actually $125,000). Much detail in the article which takes three-quarters of a column. Complete in 16 pages, unfortunately there is a small hole in the Ruth article which affects about 7 words (see). Otherwise typical margin tears. Somewhat discret... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:51

$166.00
172955

Rare CIVIL WAR Military Title Army & Navy Journal JEFFERSON DAVIS 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297364270

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Aug. 20, 1864 * American Civil War - military title * Jefferson Davis interview As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The entire front page is taken up with a report on: "The Campaign In Virginia" with subheads "The Canal at Dutch Gap" and "The Shenandoah Valley." Other reports within include those headed: "The Attack On Mobile" "The Interview with Mr. Davis" being Jefferson Davis (great reading: see) which takes over a full page; "A New Formation For Infantry" "Army & Navy Personal" "General Sherman's Operations" "The Battle of Mobile Bay" and so much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 15 i... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:49

$38.00
172954

STOCK MARKET Highest Peak Pre Wall Street Crash 1929 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297364146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1929 * United States economy reaches it's highest mark * Pre stock market crash - great depression A notable issue as this newspaper contains the financial report when the stock market reached its highest point prior to the stock market crash of the following month. The stock market crash of October, 1929 triggered the Great Depression. People all over the country not only lost their money but their jobs. Stock prices continued to fall from their high on Sept. 3, 1929 and would not be surpassed until 1954, in inflation-adjusted numbers. Also curious to note that this 1929 issue has 60 pages and a great wealth of ads, while issues from 1932 had less than half the number of pages and a dear... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:48

$159.00
172953

Very Early CALIFORNIA Monterey Bay Voyage 18th Century LETTER 1787 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297363824

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, May 19, 1787 Inside has a very rare, early account of a visit to California as part of a voyage to explore the Bering Sea (off Alaska) by Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse. It notes in part: "...following melancholy intelligence imparted by one of the companions of Mons. de la Peyrouse during the latter's voyage round the world; it is dated Montelery [Monterey], in new California, Sept. 19, 1786: We were fondly congratulating each other on having traveled from one end of the world to the other; visited whole generations of men hitherto unknown & unjustly by set down as barbarians and reached the distant spot, without the loss of a single man..." and then goes on to report a disa... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:47

$85.00
172952

KING IBN SAUD First 1st Monarch of Saudi Arabia Abdulaziz DEATH 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871740

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES PICAYUNE, New Orleans, November 10, 1953 * King Ibn Saud death (1st report) * Saudi Arabia monarch king The front page has one column headings: "OIL-RICH RULER OF ORIENT DEAD" "Aged King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia Expires" with two photos (see images). This is 1st report coverage on the death of Saudi Arabia monarch, King Abdul-Aziz. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:46

$67.00
172951

WILLIAM BORAH Famous U.S. Idaho Senator DEATH w/ Photos 1940 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 20, 1940 * William Edgar Borah death (1st report) * Republican United States Senator - Idaho The top of the front page has a two column headline: "WILLIAM E. BORAH, SENATOR 33 YEARS, IS DEAD IN CAPITAL" with subheads and photo. Lengthy 1st report coverage continue inside with pictorial. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:46

$40.00
172950

Steinbeck's THE GRAPES OF WRATH Henry Fonda 1ST Movie Film Review 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871472

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 25, 1940 * Original "The grapes of Wrath" review * Henry Fonda & Jane Darwell - John Ford * American drama film - movie - John Steinbeck * Oklahoma migrant workers - Highway 66 Page 17 has the first movie review by the Times of what is considered one of the greatest films of all time, The Grapes of Wrath. The review is headed: "Twentieth Century-Fox Shows a Flawless Film Edition of John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath," With Henry Fonda and Jane Darwell, at the Rivoli". The review includes a photo of Fonda and Darwell, and also on a very small advertisement for the film playing at the "Rivoli" (see images). This movie premiered in NYC on Oct. 24, the day before. Other news, sports and adve... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:45

$68.00
172949

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Sam Snead Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392297362991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 13, 1954 * Sam Snead wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The front page has a three column heading: "Snead Captures Masters Title" with subhead & photo. More in the sport's section (page 34) with 2 more related photos. First report coverage on Sam Snead winning the 1954 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:45

$62.00
172948

ROCKY MARCIANO vs. Joe Louis Heavyweight BOXING Fight (Day of) 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670871086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 26, 1951 * Rocky Marciano (The Brockton Blockbuster) * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) (last career fight) * Heavyweight boxing fight (day of) w/ photos The sport's section (page 29) has a banner headline: "Louis Rated Even With Marciano for 10-Round Battle at the Garden Tonight" with subheads, tale of the tape and 2 nice photos of each fighter. (see) Nice to have from the city where the famous fight took place. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 50 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 14, 2019 14:44

$68.00
172938

NEW YORK YANKEES Baseball win 4th AL Pennant in Row Joe DiMaggio 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670188330

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, October 9, 1939 * New York Yankees baseball win AL Pennant * 4th in a row w/ 2 photos - best title to be had ? * Joe DiMaggio era The front page of this section has a five column headline: "YANKS CLINCH 4TH PENNANT IN ROW" with subheads and 2 related photos, one showing Joe DiMaggio hitting a home run. (see) First report coverage on the New York Yankees winning their fourth straight American League pennant. They would go on and win their 4th straight World Series vs. the Cincinnati Reds. Great to have in this famous NYC publication. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:17

$48.00
172937

Best JACK Machine Gun McGURN Al Capone's Hit Man GUILTY Sentenced 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296826987

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 7, 1933 * Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn sentenced * St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame * Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "FIND GOLFER M'GURN GUILTY" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photo on the back page. (see) McGurn was the main hit man for Al Capone during the gangster heyday of the 1920's. 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 be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - at... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:17

$88.00
172936

Very Early TELEVISION John Logie Baird TV Invention Experiments 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296826905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, April 22, 1928 * John Logie Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions - experiments Page XX15 of this section has a banner headline: "RADIO VISION?--LEADERS TELL WHEN TO EXPECT IT" with subheads and related photos including one of Baird himself (see). Very significant reports during the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. A significant issue for any collector of television history. Other topics throughout. Complete section 10 only with all 20 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:16

$40.00
172935

Great END OF PROHIBITION ? in Gangster Infested Chicago HEADLINE 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670188001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 26, 1932 * Prohibition coming to an end ? * Illegal beer & liquor to return * Gangster days are numbered The front page has a great banner headline: "U. S. BEER TAX IS DEFEATED" with subheads. (see) Not a historical event here but a very nice issue for display regarding the upcoming end in prohibition. When it comes to 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 be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, th... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:16

$44.00
172933

Great END OF PROHIBITION ? in Gangster Infested Chicago HEADLINE 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670187759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 28, 1932 * Prohibition coming to an end ? * Illegal beer & liquor to return * Gangster days are numbered The front page has a great banner headline that announces: "END DRY 'BURDEN' - ROOSEVELT" with subheads. (see) Not a historical event here but a very nice issue for display regarding the upcoming end in prohibition. When it comes to 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 be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoin... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:15

$52.00
172932

Early & Unknown ABRAHAM LINCOLN as Illinois Representative Vote 1848 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296825903

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 20, 1848 * Early in Abraham Lincoln' political career This newspaper contains on pages 2 & 3 reports from the: "House of Representatives" which includes the results of a vote for the "Memorial of Chicago Convention" showing under the "yeas" the name "Lincoln" inconspicuously listed among many others (see). In 1846 Lincoln ran for the United States House of Representatives and won. While in Washington he became known for his opposition to the Mexican War and to slavery. He served only one term, from March, 1847 thru March, 1849, so Congressional reports with mention of Abraham Lincoln are quite scarce. Lincoln returned home after his term and resumed his law practice. Q... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:13

$42.00
172931

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy Edinburgh SCOTLAND 1779 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296825699

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, April 13, 1779 * Rare Revolutionary War era title A newspaper from the middle of the Revolutionary War but I find only a few brief references to the war. Most of the content is European in theme. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:13

$28.00
172930

Rare TUCUMCARI NM Quay County New Mexico Territory 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296824934

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TUCUMCARI TIMES, New Mexico, October 12, 1905 * Rare title * Many scenes from the television series Rawhide were filmed in Tucumcari An uncommon and early newspaper from 7 years before New Mexico would become a state. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear with a few small tape mends, should be handled with care. Background (Wiki): In 1901, the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad built a construction camp in the western portion of modern-day Quay County. Originally called Ragtown, the camp became known as Six Shooter Siding, due to numerous gunfights. Its first formal name, Douglas, was used only for a short time. After it grew into a permanent settlement, it was renamed Tucumcari in 1908. The name was ta... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:11

$40.00
172928

SHOSHENQ II 22nd Dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh Sarcophagus DISCOVERY 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296824099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1939 * Heqakheperre Shoshenq II discovered * 22nd Dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh * Tanis, Egypt - Pierre Montet Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Gold Sarcophagus Found in Egyptian Tomb; Mummy Believed a Father-in-Law of Solomon" (see) History shows this was in fact Shoshenq II despite what the article here says.. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Shoshenq II was a pharaoh of the 22nd dynasty of Egypt. He was the only ruler of this Dynasty whose tomb was not plundered by tomb robbers. His final resting place was discovered within an antechamber of Psusennes I's tomb at Tani... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:09

$44.00
172927

PRE PEARL HARBOR Japanese Aircraft Attack World War II Tensions 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670185066

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1941. * Pre Pearl Harbor attack on America * Tensions with Japan increasing The front page has a five column headline: "ROOSEVELT SEES TOKYO'S ENVOYS AS JAPANESE MASS IN INDO-CHINA" with subheads and related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:08

$48.00
172926

SIGMUND FREUD'S DEATH Psychoanalysis Founder Unconcious Mind 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296823886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1939 * Sigmund Freud's death * Founder of psychoanalysis Page 19 has a:one column heading: "Body Of Dr. Freud Will Be Cremated" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the early days of World War II shortly after the Nazis invaded Poland. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:08

$42.00
172925

BINGHAMTON NY New York Erie Railroad TRAINS Collision Disaster 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372670184892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 6, 1933 * Binghamton, Broome County, Pennsylvania * Erie Railroad train collision disaster The front page has a banner headline: "TRAINS CRASH; 14 DIE, 30 HURT" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. 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 "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends June 13, 2019 15:08

$40.00
172909

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination (Day of) LEE'S Surrender Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296625407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 14, 1865 * Day Abraham Lincoln was shot * Robert E. Lee's surrender * End of the Civil War No one could have imagined the day this newspaper was read what would headline the next day's edition. This was the day Lincoln was shot at Ford's Theater, but the ftpg. news on this day was about the closing moments of the Civil War, with ftpg. heads including: "Army of the Potomac" "Events Prior to Lee's Surrender" "Attack by Sheridan on the 9th" "How Our Army Received the News" and more. The back page has fine column also including; "New Policy of the Administration" "Drafting & Recruiting in the Loyal States to Cease" "Highly Important From Richmond" & much more. Eight pages, very nice condition... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:22

$68.00
172908

BATTLE OF SHILOH Pittsburgh Landing & Fort Pulaski MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296625251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 16, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh Tennessee * Pittsburg Landing TN w/ map * Fort Pulaski captured maps More than half of the ftpg. is taken up with a terrific Civil War map headed: "The Fall of Fort Pulaski--Approaches To Savannah." Plus there is also another map headed: "Map Showing The Union Batteries". Among the ftpg. column heads: "THE FALL OF FORT PULASKI" "Details of the Bombardment" "The Fort Surrendered on Friday Afternoon" "The Walls Breached" and more. Plus there is an additional map on the bkpg: "The Battle of Pittsburgh" and related column heads on the Battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing. Eight pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:21

$53.00
172907

1st Battle of Winchester VIRGINIA MAP New Bern NC More 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669919301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 26, 1862 * First Battle of Winchester VA Virginia The front page features a large and very detailed map headed: "THE SEAT OF WAR IN EASTERN VIRGINIA." Among the front page column heads are: "The Gallant Action of Col. Crook" "Details of the Rebel Defeat" "We Whipped them Three to One" "Occupation of Raleigh, N.C." "A Rebel Raid Near New Bern" "A Skirmish Near Clinton" "Occupation of Washington, N.C." "Attack by the Rebels in Force" "A Rebel Camp Shelled Out" "The Louisiana Tigers Trapped" and much more. Eight pages, an ink smear near the bottom of the ftpg., nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:21

$42.00
172906

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral & Civil War Ending Events 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669919159

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Closing events of the Civil War Two-thirds of the first column on the front page is taken up with great end-of-war heads including: "SHERMAN" "Joe Johnston's Surrender" "Terms of the Capitulation" "The Ceremony of Surrendering to Take Place at Greensboro, North Carolina" "Beauregard & Hardee Embraced in the Surrender" "Wade Hampton Reported Killed" and much, much more. Also on the front page are: "The Assassins" "Astounding Revelations Forthcoming--Demand for the Surrender of Conspirators in Canada--John Wilkes Booth's Last Letter to His Mother--Circumstances of the Arrest of Junius Brutus Booth..." and more. Page 5 has: "The Funeral Cortege" "The... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:20

$68.00
172905

SABINE PASS Galveston TX Texas Gulf Coast Magruder Civil War MAP 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296624948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 7, 1863 * Texas Gulf map * Sabine Pass & Galveston The top of the ftpg. features a nice, detailed Civil War map headed: "The Recapture Of Sabine Pass. Scene of the Rebel General Magruder's Second Naval Operation." Among the ftpg. column heads on the war: "Important From Texas" "The Operations of the Rebel Gen. Magruder's Fleet in the Gulf" "Reported Recapture of Sabine Pass by the Rebels" "The Navy" and much more.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:20

$55.00
172904

Best LOU GEHRIG FUNERAL New York Yankees "The Iron Horse" 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296624877

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1941 * Lou Gehrig funeral * "The Iron Horse" * New York Yankees * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 29) has a one column heading: "FUNERAL SERVICE FOR GEHRIG IS HELD" with subheads and 2 related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:19

$62.00
172903

WINSTON CHURCHILL Radio Broadcast Address Speech on Russia 1939 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372669918928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 2, 1939 * Winston Churchill radio broadcast speech * "I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" The top of the front page has a five column headline: "CHURCHILL BARS A HITLER PEACE" with subheads. (see) Complete text of Churchill's radio address is on page 6. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:19

$42.00
172902

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Baseball Named to Parole Board 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392296624749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 12, 1939 * Lou Gehrig named to parole board * New York Yankees "The Iron Horse" The top of page 27 has a one column heading: "LOU GEHRIG NAMED TO PAROLE BOARD" with subheads and photo. I assume not many people knew that Gehrig took this office shortly before his death. Probably only reported in a NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: In October 1939, he accepted Mayor Fiorello La Guardia's appointment to a 10-year term as a New York City Parole Commissioner (Gehrig had moved from New Rochelle to Riverdale to satisfy a residency requirement for the job) and was sworn into office on J... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2019 08:18

$40.00
169217

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Airplane Flight WELCOME HOME Photos 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392192968996

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1938. * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? * Welcome home - New York Harbor The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CORRIGAN ACCLAIMED HERE IN NOISY HARBOR GREETING; GETS CITY WELCOME TODAY" with subheads. (see) Page 3 has a banner headline: "New York Welcomes Corrigan as He Returns, by Ship, From 'California' Flight" with nice pictorial. 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 issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the sub... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2019 15:53

$65.00
172875

THE HEIDI GAME Bowl Oakland Raiders & Jets NFL Football Folklore 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294785967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, November 18, 1968 * The Heidi Game - Bowl * Oakland Raiders vs. New York Jets * Rare piece of NFL football folklore The top of page 5 has a two column heading: "Heidi Tosses Block At TV Football Fans" Small binding holes along the spine slightly affects this report. (see) Also page 7 has another related article with a three column heading: "Irate TV Fans Miss Dramatic Finale As Oakland Topples New York 43-32" (see) I suspect not many issues were kept as this event became famous over time. Very rare as such. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Heidi Game led to a change... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:31

$62.00
172874

WES FERRELL No-Hit Cleveland Indians Game BABE RUTH Injury Photo 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667946243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1931 * Wes Ferrell no-hit pitched game * Cleveland Indians - MLB baseball * Babe Ruth leg injury photo The sport's section (page 17) has a five column headline: "No-Hit, No-Run Game Pitched by Ferrell of Indians" with subheads, photo and box scores. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also on the same page is a two column photo showing laid up at home with two column heading: "Ruth Holds Reception at Home; Predicts Quick Return to Game" with subhead. (see) Such photos and reports were probably only published in NYC papers. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning at the margins, some... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:30

$39.00
172873

Best JURRASIC PARK Steven Spielberg Film Movie Opening Day AD1993 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294785644

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 11, 1993 * Best "Jurassic Park" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Steven Spielberg science-fiction A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Jurassic Park" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dra... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:30

$115.00
172872

FREDDIE MERCURY Rock Band QUEEN Singer DEATH of AIDS 1991 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667945894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 25, 1991 * Freddie Mercury death (1st report) * Lead singer of the rock band Queen Page 4 has a one column heading: "British Rock Star Mercury Dies of AIDS" Included is a photo of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with all 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:29

$72.00
172870

Best THE LOST BOYS Vampires Horror Film Movie Opening Day AD 1985 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667945129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 31, 1987 * Best "The Lost Boys" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Horror comedy - Vampires - cult classic A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Lost Boys" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:28

$82.00
172869

Terrorists ANARCHISTS BOMBINGS Communists Anarchism Red Scare 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294784528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 3, 1919 * United States anarchist bombings * Red Scare of 1919-20 - Anarchism The front page has a nice banner headline: "MIDNIGHT BOMBS FOR OFFICIALS IN 8 CITIES; BOMBERS DIE AT ATTORNEY GENERAL'S HOUSE; TWO VICTIMS AT JUDGE NOTT'S HOUSE HERE; BOMBS IN BOSTON, CLEVELAND, PITTSBURGH" with many subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:26

$52.00
172868

Air BATTLE OF THE RIVER FORTH Rosyth Naval Base Scotland 1939 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667942829

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 17, 1939 * Battle of the River Forth - Scotland * Rosyth Naval Base - Firth of Forth * Supermarine Spitfires vs. Junkers Ju 88 The top of the front page has a five column headline: "NAZIS BOMB NAVY BASE IN SCOTLAND, HIT CRUISER, KILL 15, LOSE 4 PLANES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 4 with 2 related photos and map. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:26

$40.00
172867

MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON Jimmy Stewart 1ST Movie Film Review 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667942160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 20, 1939 * Original "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" review * James Stewart & Jean Arthur - Frank Capra * Political comedy-drama film - movie Page 27 has the first movie review by the Times of what is considered one of the greatest films of all time and what made Jimmy Stewart a major movie star, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington. The review is headed: "Frank Capra's 'Mr. Smith Goes to Washington' at the Music Hall Sets a Seasonal High in Comedy...". The review includes a photo of James Stewart, and also on an advertisement for the film playing at the "Radio City Music Hall" (see images). This movie premiered in NYC on Oct. 19, the day before. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Comp... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:25

$68.00
172866

DEREK JETER New York Yankees Baseball Shotstop 3,000 HITS 2011 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667941861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 2011 * Derek Jeter gets 3,000 hits w/ photos * New York Yankees shortstop * Best title to be had ? The front page has a four column photo showing Jeter saluting the crowd at Yankee Stadium. Also a one column heading: "Jeter Streaks Above 3,000, And It's a Blast" (see) The front page of the sport's section has two ni ce photos with heading: "CAREER DAY" with much more inside. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:24

$40.00
172865

TRUK ISLAND ATTACK Operation Hailstone vs. Japanese 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294783985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, February 18, 1944 * Operation Hailstone - Truk Island (Chuuk) * World War II - WWII The front page has a six column headline: "PACIFIC FLEET TASK FORCE BLAST TRUK; 1,000 DIE AS AMERICAN TROOPSHIP SINKS" with subhead and related map. (see) First report coverage on "Operation Hailstone" which was a massive naval air and surface attack on Truk Island. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 22 pages, light toning along the central fold, minor spine wear,generally vert nice.

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:24

$40.00
172864

JAMAICA INN Alfred Hitchcok Thriller Movie Film NY Opening Day AD 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294783911

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 11, 1939 * "Jamaica Inn" opening day advertisement * Charles Laughton and Maureen O'Hara * British director Alfred Hitchock - thriller film Page 33 has a 9 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch advertisement for the opening day of "Jamaica Inn" in New York City. Also a brief article under the small heading: "Of Local Origin" (see images). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:24

$44.00
172863

FRANK COSTELLO Mafia Gangster Mob Boss ARRESTED Gambling Taxes 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667939584

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 10, 1939 * Frank Costello - Mafia gangster - mob boss * "The Prime Minister of the Underworld" * Arrested for income tax evasion re. gambling The top of back page has a one column heading: "'SLOT MACHINE KING' IS ARRESTED HERE" with subheads. (see images for text) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:23

$44.00
172862

GEORGE MUNDELEIN Catholic Cardinal & Archbishop of Chicago DEATH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667939219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 3, 1939 * George Mundelein death (1st report) * Archbishop of Chicago - Cardinal * Roman Catholic Church The front page has a one column heading: "MUNDELEIN IS DEAD; CARDINAL WAS 67" with subhead. Much more on page 16 with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:22

$40.00
172860

Best "BACK TO THE FUTURE" Film Movie Opening Weekend AD 1985 L.A. CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294781167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 5, 1985 * Best "Back to the Future" film advertisement * Grand Opening weekend movie premiere * Michael J. Fox - Marty McFly - comedy A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Back to the Future" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:14

$92.00
172859

Best ST. ELMO'S FIRE Brat Pack Film Movie Opening Day AD 1985 L.A. CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667934919

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 28, 1985 * Best "St. Elmo's Fire" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American coming-of-age film - brat pack A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "St. Elmo's Fire" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:13

$82.00
172840

Very Rare 17th Century FRENCH EDITION of the London Gazette 1694 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667731053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE DE LONDRES, Feb. 28, 1694 This is a very rare issue of the French language edition of the very famous "London Gazette". Obviously printed for the French speaking residents of London, it was also printed by "Edouard Jones, a la Savoye" as was the case with the the English version. This is only the fifth or sixth such French language edition we have encountered in over 40 years. Complete as a single sheet issue, 7 1/2 by 11 3/4 inches, very nice condition with wide borders.

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:25

$178.00
172839

GERONIMO Apache Indians Leader & Fort Bowie Arizona Surrender ? 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294603786

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, April 2, 1886 * Geronimo - Apache Indians leader * Fort Bowie - Arizona - pre-surrender The ftpg. has an article: "The Faithless Indians" - Another Bloody Massacre Narrowly Escaped--Why Geronimo Did Not Surrender" with the text including: "...Geronimo had his men with rifles ready to fire upon all the white men including General Crook...Geronimo's failure to keep his promise of surrender at Fort Bowie is ascribed to the fact that having so much bloodshed to answer for, he could expect no clemency..." with more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:24

$34.00
172838

CONFEDERATE Jefferson Davis & Battle of Leesburg VA Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294603317

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Nov. 4, 1861 * From the capital of the Confederacy * Jefferson Davis proclamation * Battle of Leesburg, Virginia The front page begins with an editorial headed: "War To Keep Off a Worse War" which offers some very interesting content on the longevity of the war. A few bits include: "...But neither Lincoln, nor Seward, nor Cameron, nor Chase, is a wise statesman or a disinterested patriot...They are all speculators, and look upon the war as a job...It is vain to hope that Lincoln or his party will ever make peace as long as they can carry on the war upon our territory..." and much more (see for portions). Also on the ftpg: "From Kentucky and Missouri--Eagerness of McCulloch's Troo... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:23

$94.00
172837

CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Battle of Bolivar Heights WV 1861 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667730091

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 22, 1861 * Battle of Bolivar Heights * Colonel Turner Ashby A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "From Mecklenburg" "The Story of a Mormon Woman--Effects of Polygamy" "An Interesting Incident" and more including a large number of advertisements. Page 2 includes: "Affairs In Kentucky" "From Norfolk" "a letter from Camp Bartow; "Local Matters" "Another Naval Engagement Near New Orleans" "Capture of a Yankee Merchantman" & more. War news carries over to page 3 with: "Affairs on the Peninsula--Designs of the Enemy" "Western Virginia" "Another Naval Engagement" "The Engagement Near Harper's Ferry" "Latest From Western ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:21

$82.00
172835

ETHAN ALLEN American Patriot CAPTURED Revolutionary War 1775 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392294602681

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-ENGLAND CHRONICLE OR ESSEX GAZETTE, Cambridge, Nov. 24, 1775 * Ethan Allen captured * American Revolutionary War The front page has a bit noting: "...letter from General Burgoyne at Boston wherein he says that 20,000 men would be a feeble reinforcement to the army there, in their present situation." Page 2 has various tidbits relating to the war, a few including: "...that should the American war continue but for 3 years the very expense of the naval & military force necessary to complete the reduction of that continent will amount to at least ten millions sterling..." and: "...The plan proposed...with respect to America...the King's forces are to take Rhode Island..." with more on this very curious plan (see); also... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 07:20

$580.00
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