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164795

AMELIA EARHART Pacific Ocean Disappearance USCGC Itasca RADIO Log 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344495642

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1938 * re. Amelia Earhart's Pacific disappearance * USCGC Itasca radio communications (log) reported The top of page 41 has a one column heading: "EARHART LOSS SEEN AS RADIO TRAGEDY" with subheads. (see) Text takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section with all 42 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:28

$44.00
164793

Best DALE EARNHARDT Daytona 500 Nascar #3 CRASH Death 2001 Florida FL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070081884

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS-JOURNAL, Daytona Beach, Florida, February 19, 2001 (Dale Earnhardt's Fatal Crash) * From the city where it happened * Great for framing or as a memento Whether you are a NASCAR fan or not, collectors cannot fail to admit that one of the more notable--and tragic--events in NASCAR racing was the death of the famed Dale Earnhardt at the Daytona 500 racetrack. See the photo below for how the local newspaper treated this event. Always nice to get major events in cities where they happened, here is an opportunity to add a racing-related paper to your collection. This is the complete issue with 46 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:27

$47.00
164792

ADOLPH HITLER Speech to the Reichstag Austria Anchluss PHOTOS 1938 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344494005

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, March 6, 1938 * Adolph Hitler's speech to Reichstag * re. Czechoslovakia & Austria Germans The front page of this rotogravure section has few related photos regarding Adolph Hitler's speech to the Reichstag about Anchluss. (see) Four pages in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:26

$33.00
164791

1938 OF MICE AND MEN John Steinbeck New York Drama Critics' Circle AWARD Winner


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070080502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1938 * John Steinbeck - American author * New York Drama Critics' Circle * "Of Mice and Men" play Page 23 has a one column heading: "'OF MICE AND MEN' WINS CRITICS' PRIZE" with subhead and photo of Steinbeck. (see) First report coverage on John Steinbeck winning the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for his "Of Mice and Men" (play). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:24

$38.00
164790

Early JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees Baseball CONTRACT Signing 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070080262

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1938 * Early Joe DiMaggio contract signing * New York Yankees - Yanks * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 23) has a four column headline: "Yankee Contract Is Accepted by DiMaggio" with subheads and photo of DiMaggio. (see) First report coverage on Joe DiMaggio's contract signing after just two seasons with the New York Yankees. He wouldn't be nicknamed the "Yankee Clipper" until 1939. Great to have in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 iss... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:23

$44.00
164789

First 1st United States SATELLITE EXPLORER 1 In Orbit SPACE RACE 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344491049

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., February 1, 1958 * 1st satellite put into space by the United States * EXPLORER 1 (1ST REPORT) The front page has a three column headline announcing America's successful entry in the space race with: "Army Preparing Second Missile As Jupiter Spins" with subheads. (see) Keep in mind this was but 5 months after the Soviet Union's successful launch of Sputnik which shocked American scientists and caused a rush to make this launch happen as early as possible. And also just a few months after America's first effort, which resulted in an embarrassing failure. Complete with all 12 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:23

$44.00
164788

ADOLPH HITLER Orders German Military Give NAZI SALUTE Sieg Heil 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344490666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1938 * Adolph Hitler - Fuehrer & commander-in-chief * Orders all German military to give Nazi salute The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "Hitler Orders the Army To Give him Nazi Salute" See image for brief text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:22

$37.00
164787

EDGAR ALLAN POE'S Father - Boston THEATRE Advertisement 1807 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344489505

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON GAZETTE, Jan. 29, 1807 * Edgar Allan Poe's father theater ad On pg. 3 under "Boston Theatre" is a notice for a performance of "Richard The Third: Or the Battle Of Bosworth Field" by Shakespeare, with Mr. Poe in the role of "Tressel". Also a notice for a "Pantomimic Ballet called "Patie & Peggy", with Mr. Poe as "Patie". This was the father of Edgar Allan Poe. News of the day with several other interesting advertisements. Complete with 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:20

$47.00
164786

GEORGE GREY BARNARD American Sculptor The Cloisters DEATH 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344489241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1938 * George Grey Barnard death * American sculptor The front page has a one column heading: "BARNARD, SCULPTOR, IS DEAD HERE AT 74" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page three with 3 related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:19

$40.00
164785

CHARLES LINDBERGH Invents Perfusion Pump (Artificial Heart) 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344488656

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1935 * Charles Lindbergh & Dr. Alexis Carrel * Perfusion pump (artificial heart) invention * Albert Einstein gets Harvard honorary degree The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Carrel, Lindbergh Develop Device To Keep Organs Alive Outside Body" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the invention of the Carrel-Lindbergh perfusion pump, used to preserve organs outside the body. Lengthy text continues inside with photos of Lindbergh and Carrel. The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN AND MANN GET HARVARD HONOR" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Albert Einstein receiving a honorary degree at Harvard Univer... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:19

$52.00
164784

BEECHER-TILTON SCANDAL Adultry Trial Victoria Claflin Woodhull 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344486772

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS DAILY GLOBE, Missouri, April 3, 1875 * Henry Ward Beecher * Elizabeth Tilton * Adultery trial * Victoria Woodhull This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. The front page has an article headed: "FRENZIED TILTON" "A Startling and Desperate Sequel to the Great Scandal" "He Challenges Beecher to Fight a Duel" and more. Text takes up all of the front page and over three more columns inside. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:18

$34.00
164783

Early & Rare AL 'Scarface' CAPONE Gangster War Chicago Gangland 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070077471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., November 22, 1927 * Early Al 'Scarface' Capone & others report * Chicago gangland war strengthens The top of the front page has a two column headline: "GANG WAR'S FIRST VICTIM IS FOUND IN CHICAGO DOORWAY" with subhead. (see) Nice reporting near the beginning of the Chicago gangster wars. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:17

$44.00
164782

NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball w/ Babe Ruth PHOTO 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070077188

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., Oct. 6, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * World Series of baseball w/ photos (game 1) The front page has reporting on the upcoming game 2 of the 1927 World Series. Pages 4 & 5 has various reporting of game with 3 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth crossing home plate securing the first run of the 1st game. Fourteen pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, close cut along left margin of page 4 with some text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:16

$56.00
164781

JEWS in Vienna Austria Jewish Businesses to be Eradicated 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070076639

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1938 * Vienna, Austria Jewish population * Businesses owned by Jews to be eradicated The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "NAZIS INSIST JEWS QUIT VIENNA BY '42" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:16

$35.00
164780

JEFFERSON NICKEL Five-Cent Coin Design CREATION 1st Year 1938 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344482163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1938 * Jefferson nickel design is created The common nickel, found in every day change, was altered dramatically in 1938 when the previous "Indian head" or "buffalo nickel" was replaced by the Jefferson nickel. In a design contest, Felix Schlag's entry won over 389 other entries. But note that the reverse, showing Monticello, is not the design ultimately used (see). The winning design shows a side view while the design used is a full front view. The top of page 6 has photos of both the front and back, headed: "Winning Design Picked For the Jefferson Nickel" with a bit of text beneath the photos (see). Complete in 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" created ... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:15

$65.00
164779

THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD Errol Flynn Opening Day Movie Film AD1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070075791

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1938 * The Adventures of Robin Hood * Actor Errol Flynn film - movie * Opening day advertisement * Radio City Music Hall showing Page 27 has a 12 x 6 inch advertisement on page for the movie "The Adventures of Robin Hood". This movie featured Errol Flynn and this was the opening day ad. This could be the very first movie ad in any newspaper for this movie 1st opened in New York City's Radio City Music Hall which this ad is for. News, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:14

$52.00
164778

THORNTON WILDER "Our Town" Play PULITZER PRIZE Award Winner 1928 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372344481441

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1928 * Thornton Wilder wins Pulitzer Prize award * American playwright and novelist - writer * "Our Town" book - Grover's Corners NH The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Wilder's Drama, 'Our Town,' Is Named Pulitzer Winner" with subhead. (see) and photo. Much more inside with photo of Wilder. First report coverage on the Pulitzer Prize awards giving out for the year of 1938. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:13

$47.00
164777

GABRIELE D'ANNUNZIO Italian Writer Poet Playwright DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070074865

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1938 * Gabriele D'Annunzio death * Italian writer, poet, playwright * Prince of Montenevoso * Duke of Gallese The front page has a one column heading: "D'ANNUNZIO DIES; POET-HERO WAS 74" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:12

$37.00
164776

JOHN RINGLING Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Pioneer DEATH 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070074640

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 3, 1936 * John Ringling death * Circus pioneer The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "RINGLING SERVICE HERE TOMORROW" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of John Ringling, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus fame. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 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 co... See More  

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:11

$42.00
164754

GENERAL GEORGE WASHINGTON Mortally Wounded ? Revolutionary War 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392069436824

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, Aug. 9, 1777 * General George Washington Page 2 has: "Towards the end of May, General Washington having detached General Putnam with 5000 men to attack the town of Brunswick in which were 3000 British under the command of General Lord Cornwallis, General Putnam met with the most unexpected success in that enterprize having taken the town; the garrison of which, after a vigorous resistance & considerable loss, were made prisoners by the Americans who, on their side, had 1700 killed in the action...adds that as soon as General Washington was informed...he assembled his forces & attacked General Howe at Amboy on the 120th of June who was entirely defeated a... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:11

$72.00
164752

Best GERMAN REUNIFICATION Democratic & Federal Republic 1990 Berlin Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392069436042

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BZ newspaper from Berlin, (West) Germany, dated June 23, 1990. See the photo below for the nice front page with headlines translating as: "The Check-point Charlie Bomb of the Soviet Foreign Minister" and the big headline reading: "Berlin Without Allied Protection!" and in smaller type: "Shevardnadzi--We Remain--But the Allied Troops Must Leave the City." You get the complete issue, tabloid size and in nice condition.

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:09

$28.00
164751

FUGITIVE SLAVE CASE John Anderson Extradition Canada w/ Print 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372343300378

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, March 9, 1861 * Extradition case of John Anderson * Fugitive slave who escaped to Canada “The Fugitive Anderson” on page 3 is about John Anderson, the famous fugitive slave who escaped to Canada evading the pursuit of bounty hunters. While on the run he killed a farmer who intended to legally recapture Anderson and send him back into his master’s custody. Anderson lived and worked in Canada West from 1854 to April 1860, managing to keep a low profile. He was eventually arrested and held by a magistrate in Canada. Another article on him: "Release of Anderson, the Fugitive Slave" appears near the back and includes a print captioned: "Jo... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:09

$83.00
164750

GERSHOM MENDES SEIXAS 1st Native Born Jewish Minister DEATH 1816 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372343299826

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK SPECTATOR, July 3, 1816 * Gershom Mendes Seixes death * First native-born Jewish minister Page 3 has a brief note announcing the death of Gershom Mendes Seixas: "DIED" "This morning of a lingering illness, in the 71st year of his age, and 50th of his ministry, the Rev. Geishour Seixas, of the Jewish Congregation of this city." Seixas was the first native-born Jewish minister in the United States and the first American Jewish clergyman to give a sermon in English.

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:08

$38.00
164749

Rare WAR OF 1812 Military United States U.S. ARMY Original Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372343299390

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WAR, New York, Dec. 19, 1812 * Printed exclusively to report on the War of 1812 Most of the front page is taken up with a: "Official Report, to Brigadier General Smyth with much war reporting, signed in type: Geo. McFeeley, Lt. Col. Commanding Fort Niagara. The balance of the ftpg. has a: "...Letter from Major Gen. Stephen Van Rensselaer to his Excellency Gov. Thompkins" at Buffalo, carrying over to pg. 2. Inside has; "Brilliant Naval Exploits" concerning Capt. Decatur & the frigate United States capturing the Macedonian, being a report to Congress signed by the President; James Madison; a great letter written on board the U.S.S. United States, at Sea & signed: Stephen Decatur, with ... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:07

$37.00
164748

Creating DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA George Washington Early Government 1791 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372343298525

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE, Boston, February, 1791 * Creating the District of Columbia * Early United States government * President George Washington The bulk of the issue is taken up with a wide range of eclectic articles as noted on the full title/contents page. A few include: "The Power of Beauty" "Description of Cape Cod & the County of Barnstable" "A Curious & Picturesque Description of the Icebergs, or Glaciers, of the Frozen Ocean" "Picture of Jamaica" "The Absurdities of Genius" "Description of the Grotto at Swatara" near Philadelphia, and much more. Near the back is: "Abstract of the Proceedings of Congress" at Philadelphia, which mentions in part: "...that they have passed a bi... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:06

$125.00
164747

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372343297671

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 30, 1863 * John Wilkes Booth as an actor * Rare appearance at Ford's Theatre A terrific issue with one of the more ironic twists of history, and only to be found in a newspaper from Washington, D.C. Of interest to the collector is advertisement at the top of page 3 headed: Ford's New Theatre" and within the ad is: "Monday Evening, November 2d. First Appearance of the young and distinguished tragedian JOHN WILKES BOOTH". Booth appeared o the stage of Ford's Theatre for two weeks, Nov. 2-15, 1863 (Abraham Lincoln attended the November 9 performance!) and would only appear one more time at Ford's Theatre, that being a single perform... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2018 15:05

$475.00
164731

JAMES MADISON State of the Union Address w/ War of 1812 Prelude 1811 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342371268

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HAMPSHIRE FEDERALIST, Springfield, Massachusetts, Nov. 14, 1811 * President James Madison * State of the Union Address * War of 1812 prelude Taking most of page 2 is the: "Message" of President James Madison, his annual state-of-the-union address to the nation. It is prefaced with: "This day at noon the President of the United States communicated the following..." which was addressed to the Congress. In the address he reviews the events of the year, with much focus on events that would lead to the War of 1812 within 9 months. Signed by him in type: James Madison. Four pages, bit irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:15

$37.00
164730

William BUFFALO BILL Cody Wild West Showman Fame DEATH 1917 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342370563

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MILWAUKEE DAILY NEWS, Wisconsin, Jan. 10, 1917 * Buffalo Bill death * William Cody This issue has one of the better reports on the death of Buffalo Bill Cody, as other reports we've encountered tend to be related to an inside pages with small reports. This is in the center of the front page with a very nice graphic, and mention of him in the banner headline: "...'BUFFALO BILL' DIES..." among other mentions (see). The graphic is headed: "Death Summons 'Buffalo Bill', Greatest Of The Western Plainsmen" with 6 graphics in addition to a full figure print of him. Related text as well. A great display issue on the death of this iconic figure from the Old West. Complete in 10 pages, archivally ... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:14

$178.00
164729

FIRST AIRPLANE Takeoff Launch from a Ship Eugene Burton Ely PRINT 1910 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068786890

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Nov. 26, 1910 * 1st Airplane Takeoff * Eugene Burton Ely * USS Birmingham A full front page illustration is captioned: "Elys Flight In A Curtiss Biplane From The Forwards Deck Of The Cruiser Birmingham In Hampton Roads, Va." Inside has a full page of detailed reporting concerning the event with a banner headline: "Launching An Aeroplane From A Warship" "Ely's Flight From the Cruiser 'Birmingham' " complete with two additional photos. There is also a nice two page article with photos of the construction of the Panama Canal. Complete in 16 pages, tiny binding holes at the blank spine margin, a few small mends inside, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:13

$89.00
164728

(20) PROVIDENCE RI Rhode Island Pre Civil War 19th Century 1829 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068785849

Shown are 20 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PROVIDENCE PATRIOT & COLUMBIAN PHOENIX, Rhode Island, 1829 A lot of 20 issues each with fine reporting of news of the day, plus ads, and with a nice engraving of a phoenix rising from the fire. All cleanly cut at the spine, a few clear tape mends throughout, irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:11

$48.00
164727

Inventor THOMAS ALVA EDISON Description Phonograph Demonstration 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068784615

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, June 4, 1878 * Thomas Alva Edison Page 7 has an article: "Edison's Inventions" noting in part: "...last night Mr. Edison gave an exhibition of the phonograph...A carelessly dressed man of medium height, he has a long, pale face..." with more (see). Sixteen pages, tabloid size, bit of very light staining, good condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:11

$36.00
164725

Early WILLIE MOSCONI Mr. Pocket Billiards Championship POOL 1941 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342363722

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1938 * Early Willie Mosconi - pool * Pocket billiards championship The sport's section (page 26) has a one column heading: "MOSCONI DEFEATS CARAS BT 125-75" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. 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 July 20, 2018 15:08

$38.00
164724

Anschluss ADOLPH HITLER Germany Nazis Enter AUSTRIA Annexation 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068776182

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only, March 13, 1938 * Anschluss - annexation * Germans enters Austria * Adolph Hitler takes over The front page of this section has a heading: "Under The Feet Of German Troops The Map Of Europe Changes" with subheads, related photo and maps. (see) Complete section 4 only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:01

$37.00
164723

Best LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Last CONTRACT Signing 1939 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342357894

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 13, 1939 * Lou Gehrig signs contract (last year) * New York Yankees baseball The front page of this section has a one column heading: "$39,000 CONTRACT SIGNED BY GEHRIG; YANKS TOP CARDS" with subheads and photo headed: "Yankee Slugger Again in Fold" (see) Gehrig would have to give up baseball the following month due to health failure. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 15:00

$39.00
164722

Rare SLAVES ADVERTISEMENTS Negroes in Memphis TN ANTEBELLUM 1859 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342353833

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MEMPHIS DAILY AVALANCHE, Tennessee, March 31, 1859 * Southern newspaper with slave advertisements From not long before the Civil War containing on the front page two illustrated ads for slaves, with details. One notes: "Forty-two likely Negroes, together with all the livestock on the plantation..." and the other: "For Sale...A no. 1 cook and laundress..." (see). Four pages, rejoined at the spine, good condition. Folder size is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:56

$29.00
164721

BHUPINDER SINGH Maharaja of Patiala Princely State India DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342353082

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1938 * Bhupinder Singh of Patiala death (1st report) * Maharaja - ruler - India The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "RULER OF PATIALA DIES IN INDIA AT 46" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:55

$38.00
164720

ALICEVILLE ALABAMA Pickens County F3 TORNADO Disaster 1938 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342352539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1938 * Aliceville, Alabama tornado * Pickens County disaster The top of page 20 has a one column heading: "TORNADO KILLS TEN AT ALICEVILLE, ALA." with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the F3 tornado disaster at Aliceville, Alabama. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:55

$37.00
164719

Great 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT "Double Play" Harper's Weekly 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342352037

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 8, 1886 * Great 19th century baseball print The full ftpg. shows: "Some Setters & Pointers at the Dog Show" with a related article inside. Other prints include: "The Canoe Exhibition", a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Root Of The Matter"; a doublepage centerfold of: "Trinity Church, Boston"; and a full page: "Unveiling the Statue of Senator Hill at Atlanta". But the prime print is certainly the terrific & very displayable full page captioned: "A Double Play--First League Game, New York Against Boston, April 29" which shows a game in progress, showing the entire infield and a play about to be made on a runner at second base (see). This is one of the better... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:54

$275.00
164718

Martin Niemöller Anti-Nazi Lutheran Pastor First They Came ARREST 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342351756

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1938 * Reverend Martin Niemöller rearrested * Ant-Nazi theologian and Lutheran pastor * Famous "First they came..." statement fame Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Niemoeller Freed in Reich, Then Rearrested; Is Seized After Conviction at Sedition Trial" First report coverage on anti-Nazi theologian, Reverend Martin Niemöller, freed then rearrested. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & line... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:53

$39.00
164717

LOCH NESS MONSTER Nessie Monster Scotland Lake HUNTED 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342351029

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1938 * Loch Ness Monster hunted * Nessie mystery widens Certainly one of the more notable monster or creature searches in recent times is the Loch Ness Monster. Debate continues as to its existence. The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "TRAIL OF 'MONSTER' SEEN IN SCOTLAND" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning, some archival mending at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:52

$40.00
164716

SU LIN Ruth Harkness 1st Giant Panda Brookfield Zoo DEATH 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342350521

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1938 * Su Lin death - giant panda * Ruth Elizabeth Harkness * Brookfield Zoo - Chicago Page 17 has a one column heading: "PANDA, PET OF ZOO, IS DEAD IN CHICAGO" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Su Lin, the first giant panda kept outside of China. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:52

$37.00
164715

ADOLPH HITLER Very 1st Speech (Radio) as Chancellor of Germany 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068770931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1933 * Early Adolph Hitler * Very 1st speech as Chancellor (radio) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HITLER WINS DISSOLUTION OF REICHSTAG; URGES NATION TO END ITS HUMILIATION' AT POLLS MARCH 5; HAS 4-YEAR PLANS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, Light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along the spine, small address stamp within masthead, small ink spot along last column, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: In his first speech as Chancellor of Germany, Adolf Hitler addressed the Reichstag and was broadcast nationwide on the radio. He... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:50

$42.00
164714

GREY OWL Archibald Belaney Environmental Conservationist DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068769665

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1938 * Grey Owl death w/ photo * Archibald Belaney * Famed conservationist The top of page 23 has a photo of Archibald Belaney and a one column heading: "GREY OWL, WORKER FOR CONSERVATION" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Grey Owl, widely known for Environmental conservation. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:49

$38.00
164713

JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees CONSECUTIVE HITS Game Record in 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068769313

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio breaks Yankees record * Consecutive games with a hit (30) * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 26) has a five column headline: "White Sox Snap Yankees' String at Eight Triumphs" with subheads that include: "DIMMAGIO'S STREAK REACHES 30 GAMES" "Joe's Lucky Hit Sets All-Time Mark for Yanks, Who Lose to White Sox, 8-7" and more with box scores. (see) First report coverage of New York Yankees star Joe DiMaggio breaking the record for most consecutive games with hit for a Yankee player. This was also during the time when he finally finished with a record of 56 games. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with... See More  

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:48

$52.00
164712

GEORGE BIRD GRINNELL Anthropologist Naturalist Conservation DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068763310

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 12, 1938 * George Bird Grinnell death (1st report) * Anthropologist - historian - naturalist The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "DR. G. B. GRINNELL, NATURALIST, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:40

$37.00
164711

AUSTRIAN ANSCHLUSS REFERENDUM German Election Adolph Hitler Photo 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372342328689

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1938 * Austrian Anschluss referendum * Adolph Hitler - German election The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HITLER IS BACKED BY 99.08% OF VOTE IN POLL ON EMPIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of Hitler casting his ballot. (see) 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, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2018 14:39

$38.00
164698

MOVING PICTURES Radio Movie Sent Through the Air for 1ST TIME 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068144529

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1928 * 1st moving pictures sent through air * Golden Age of Radio - movies The front page has a one column heading: "FIRST RADIO MOVIE IS SENT TWO MILES" with subheads. (see) Text begins with: "For the first time in history, moving pictures were transmitted through the air today" Coverage continues inside with related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:23

$42.00
164697

Best NO WAY OUT Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392068143518

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 14, 1987 * Best "No Way Out" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Political thriller film - Kevin Costner A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "No Way Out" 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, w... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:23

$67.00
164696

IZZY EINSTEIN United States Prohibition Speakeasy Agent DEATH 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341300793

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 18, 1938 * Izzy Einstein death (1st report) * U.S. Prohibition officer - agent The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "IZZY EINSTEIN DIES; NOTED DRY SLEUTH" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Isidor "Izzy" Einstein was an United States federal police officer, agent of the U.S. Prohibition Unit, who achieved the most number of arrests and convictions during the first years of the alcohol prohibition era (1920&ndash... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:22

$37.00
164695

GEORGE ELLERY HALE Solar Astronomer Sunspots - Telescopes DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372341299890

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1938 * George Ellery Hale death (1st report) * Solar astronomer - magnetic fields - sunspots The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "DR. GEORGE E. HALE, ASTRONOMER, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: George Ellery Hale was an American solar astronomer, best known for his discovery of magnetic fields in sunspots, and as the leader or key figure in the planning or construction of several world-leading teles... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2018 15:20

$37.00
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