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167644

GRACE FORTESCUE TRIAL Joseph Kahahawai Murder Thalia Massie Rape 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150117003

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1932 * Grace Fortescue trial * Joseph Kahahawai murder * Thalia Massie rape ? * Honolulu, Hawaii The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "DARROW BARS MOVE TO EXAMINE MASSIE" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the trial of Grace Fortescue for the murder of Joseph Kahahawai, a innocent man charged with the rape of her daughter, Thalia Massie. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:53

$37.00
167643

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Stadium Farewell LAST GAME 1934 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150116778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1934 * Babe Ruth's last game at Yankee Stadium * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The sport's section (page 27) has a banner headline: "American League Pennant Is Clinched by Idle Tigers as Yankees Are Beaten" with subheads that include: "RUTH IN FAREWELL STAND" and more with photo of Ruth. (see) First report coverage on Babe Ruth's last MLB baseball game played at Yankee Stadium, the house Ruth built. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this subject. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally ver... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:53

$77.00
167642

Early 20th Century TOYS AND DOLLS New York Manufacturing PHOTOS 1902 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150116549

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, Dec. 6, 1902 The front page contains has nine photos showing the manufacturing of toys and dolls with related article inside. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:53

$28.00
167641

WATTS RIOTS Los Angeles Neighborhood NEGROES Race War Photos 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150116413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SALINA JOUNRAL, Kansas, August 15, 1965 * Watts Riots * Los Angeles, California The front page has a four column heading: "Riots Make LA Disaster Area" with subhead. (see) Reporting continues on page 2 with related photos. Coverage on the Watts riots in Los Angeles California. Complete with 34 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, tape mend along top margin of page 2, generally nice.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:52

$44.00
167640

THE GREAT DEPRESSION ERA Financial Gloom 1931 Wall Street Journal Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150116238

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, San Francisco, California, November 9, 1931 * Original from the Great Depression This 8 page newspaper has business news, charts, stock quotes and more throughout during a time in American history that was not so promising. Get a first hand look at what was going on in the business World during this dark time. Light browning with a little margin wear, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:52

$30.00
167639

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473454413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., August 28, 1963 * Martin Luther King Jr. * March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom * "I Have A Dream" speech fame The front page has three column heading concerning this historic Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. with: "Crowds in Capital For 'Rights' March" It was at this march where Martin Luther King, Jr., gave his immortal "I have a dream..." speech (not included here). A rare same-day report of this significant event as most newspapers reported it on the 29th. Complete with 22 pages, blue ink correction in the dateline, tiny binding holes along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:50

$62.00
167638

MAN WALKS ON THE MOON Neil Armstrong Buzz Aldrin APOLLO 11 Back 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150115255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON HERALD TRAVELER, July 25, 1969 * Neil Armstrong & others back * Man walks on the Moon The front page has a nice banner headline: "World Hails Moon Men" with subheads and a few related photos. Much more on the following pages. Nice for display. Also reporting on the Chappaquiddick incident. Nice to have in Boston title here. Complete 1st section only with 14 pages, a little central fold wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:50

$40.00
167637

President RONALD REAGAN Inauguration & Iran Hostage Crisis ENDS 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150115092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BOSTON GLOBE, January 21, 1981 * Ronald Reagan inauguration * Iran hostage crisis ends Historic banner headline on the front page reads: "A NEW BEGINNING" with various related subheads and 3 related photos. Much more on the following pages with a nice double full page pictorial of the hostages with personal information of each. Complete 1st section only with all 20 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:49

$47.00
167636

18th Century World's Oldest NEWSPAPER 1729 London Gazette Over 285 YEARS OLD


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473452279

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 9, 1729 * 18th Century original * Over 285 years old This newspaper is over 285 years old. Various news from London and other parts of Europe, with interesting advertisements as well. This title is the oldest continuously published newspaper in the world which began in 1665 and is still in existence today. A complete 4 page issue, measuring about 7 by 11 1/2 inches, nice condition. Fine and very early newspaper.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:48

$24.00
167635

NATIONAL COLORED CONVENTION at Louisville KY Frederick Douglass 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150113738

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 28, 1883 Page 5 has over half a column headed: "THE COLORED CONVENTION" "It Adjourns After Adopting An Address to the People" "Congress Urged to Appropriate Money For Southern Schools--No Political Resolutions Adopted". This was the famous convention at which Frederick Douglass made an historic speech just a few days prior. The article begins: "The National Convention of Colored Men adjourned suddenly last midnight after adopting three series of resolutions on education, labor, and civil rights...". This convention was held in Louisville. Included is the full text of the address to Congress which was adopted. Page 4 has a related editorial on the convention headed: "The Plea of the Colored Men". Ei... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:47

$58.00
167634

PARSON WEEMS George Washington Biography BOOK Advertisement 1803 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150113594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, June 1, 1803 * Parson Weems book advertisement * President George Washington biography The top of the back page has a small advertisement for "The Rev. M. L. Weems", more popularly known as Parson Weems, the ad noting: "Is hereby authorized to solicit of the Ladies and Gentlemen of Philadelphia their subscriptions to the History of General George Washington." Parson Weems was an author who wrote the first biography of George Washington immediately after his death. He was the source of some of the apocryphal stories about Washington. The tale of the cherry tree ("I cannot tell a lie, I did it with my little hatchet") is included in the fifth edition of The Life of Washingto... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:46

$28.00
167633

CHIEF RED JACKET Seneca Nation Indians Canandaigua NY Speech 1802 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150113477

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, Sept. 1, 1802 * Seneca Nation * Chief Red Jacket * Canandaigua Page 3 has a speech delivered by Red Jacket, of the Seneca Nation, at the council at Canandaigus, attended by the principal chiefs and sachems of the Seneca, Onondaga and Cayuga Indians. It begins: "Red Jacket, the principal speaker of the Senaca Nation, spoke as follows: Open your ears and give your attention..." with much more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:46

$45.00
167632

Terrific CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA Civil War North South MAP 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473451129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 10, 1864 [misprinted as 1863 on the ftpg. only] * Confederate States of America The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map taking half of the front page, headed: "THE FIELD OF THE REBELLION. Its Vast Extend and Compact Form in 1861 and Its Dissolving Fragments in 1864." This is a great Civil War map as it shows the entire country showing the Confederacy in 1861 in gray, and the Confederacy in 1864 in black (see). The balance of the ftpg. is taken up with classified ads. Nice Civil War column heads on pages 2 & 3. Twelve pages, never-trimmed margins, some ftpg. foxing at the folds, generally good.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:46

$139.00
167631

CIVIL WAR IMMINENT North vs. South Tensions in Rare 1861 Wilmington NC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150113242

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 6, 1861 * North vs. South is imminent * Charleston Harbor tensions at a high * From the Confederacy Wilmington was a major Atlantic Ocean port city for the Confederacy during the Civil War, and was one of the last ports to fall to Union forces in 1865. It ranked equal in size to Atlanta according to the 1860 census, and was a major point of entry for supplies for the entire Confederacy, exporting cotton & tobacco in exchange for munitions, clothing & food. As such it was barricaded by Union forces during the war, but blockade runners had some success in getting supplies through. It is just 170 miles north of Charleston, where the Civil War began. Neighboring South C... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:45

$159.00
167630

FORT SUMTER ATTACK Imminent & the Start of the Civil War Close 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473450493

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 9, 1861 * Start of the Civil War very close * Fort Sumter about to be attacked * History about to be made The front page is dominated by a very large map titled: "VIEW OF PENSACOLA HARBOR & DEFENCES" and at the top: "The Sebastopol of The Gulf Of Mexico - The Probable Rendezvous of the Northern Naval Forces." Plus there are first column heads including: "Approaching Civil War" "State of Feeling At the South" "The End Approaching at Fort Sumter" "Important Proceedings in Virginia" and more. Twelve pages, partially loose at the spine, bit close-trimmed at the bottom affects last several lines, tears at the margins, minor repairs at the margins, some edge chipping..

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:45

$31.00
167629

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473450184

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW ORLEANS DAILY CRESCENT, Louisiana, April 19, 1861 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * Opening days of conflict Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city which surrendered without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. This issue is from the very beginning of the outbreak of war. The front page includes: "Secession Of Vi... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:44

$147.00
167628

UNION SQUARE New York City Patriotic RALLY Civil War April 21, 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473449640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1861 * Very early in the war (1 week into) * Immense rally in New York City * Union demonstration Two nice graphics on the front page, one being a U.S. flag under the head: "Union Meeting" and the other a patriotic device heading the first column Civil War heads including: "THE WAR" "The Monster Meeting Yesterday" "Over 50,000 People En Masse" "The Greatest Demonstration the World Ever Saw" "Ovation To Major Anderson" "The Government to be Overwhelmingly Sustained by men & Money" and more (see). Another front page article has: "Raising Of The Fort Sumter Flag." A nice issue from the early weeks of the Civil War. Eight pages, bit irregular at the blank spine, a few minor margin tears, good c... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:44

$45.00
167627

BATTLE OF SHILOH w/ P. G. T. Beauregard's Applause 1862 CONFEDERATE Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150112471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, April 24, 1862 * Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing * General P. G. T. Beauregard's praise * Rare Confederate title from the war origin This was one of only a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline (see). The ftpg. includes: "From New Orleans--Glad Tidings from Fort Jackson--Seven Days' Bombardment--The Men Hopeful and In Good Spirits" "The Bombardment of Fort Jackson Continued--Our Troops Cheerful and Repairing Damages--Ultimate Success to Hold the Fort Not Doubted--25,000 Thirteen Inch Shells Fired by the Enemy" "Tracts for Soldiers & Camp Hymns". The best content on the ftpg. is nearly a full column on: "The Surrender of Pulaski". ... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:43

$173.00
167626

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination & Hunt for the Conspirators DAVIS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150112270

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 4, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Pursuit of the conspirators * Jefferson Davis All columns on all 8 pages are black-bordered in memory of the recently assassinated President Abraham Lincoln. The top of the front page includes column heads; "OUR DEAD PRESIDENT" "The Funeral Progress" "From Chicago To Springfield" "Scenes and Incidents" "End of the Long Journey" "THE ASSASSINATION" "Jeff. Davis An Accomplice" "$100,000 Reward Offered for His Capture!" "Proclamation By The President" "Davis, Thompson, Clay, Tucker, Saunders and Cleary Charged with the President's Murder" "The Brand of Cain Fixed On Them" "Whereabouts of the Arch-Traitor" "He was at Yorkville, S.C. on the 28th" "Our Forces Pu... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:43

$73.00
167625

SURRENDER OF LEE'S ARMY at Appomattox Court House 1865 Civil War ENDS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473448784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EVENING TRAVELLER, Boston, April 10, 1865 * General Robert E. Lee surrenders * Battle of Appomattox Court House * Lincoln's assassination a few days away Almost the entirety of one of the middle front page columns is taken up with a stack of heads celebrating the surrender of Lee to General Grant, including 3 graphic embellishments as well. Included: "EXTRA" "HURRAH ! Hurrah Hurrah" "Surrender of Gen. Lee & His Whole Army!" "The Terms of Surrender" and more (see). Included on the front page as well are the various correspondences between Grant & Lee outlining the details of the impending surrender signed in type: U.S.Grant and R. E. Lee. There is more reporting & graphics on pages 2 and 3 as well (see). This... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:42

$138.00
167624

CHATTANOOGA CAMPAIGN General Ulysses S. Grant's Victory 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150111837

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 28, 1863 * Chattanooga Campaign - Tennessee * General Ulysses S. Grant's victory The ftpg. has some nice column heads on Grant's victory at Chattanooga: "FROM TENNESSEE" "The Results Of General Grant's Victory" "Capture of 7000 Prisoners and 60 Pieces of Artillery" "The Rebels Retreating In Great Disorder" "Hooker, Sherman, and Palmer in Full Pursuit" "Another Successful Fight With the Enemy". Further on: "General Grant's Great Victory" "Pursuit of the Retreating Rebels". Four page, large folio size, a hole in the front leaf does not affect mentioned text. Some minor margin tears. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:42

$34.00
167623

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Boston Theatre Performance REVIEW & AD1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392150111676

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 9, 1863 * Rare John Wilkes Booth performance review & ad It's always great to find news or advertisement tidbits about historic figures long before their names would draw national or international attention. Here is a great example. Near the top of the front page is an intriguing advertisement for the play "The Merchant of Venice" at the Howard Anthenaeum, with the role of Shylock played by "Mr. J. Wilkes Booth" (see). Additionally, the ftpg. also has a terrific & quite rare critical review of John Wilkes Booth's acting, a few bits noting: "Mr. Wilkes Booth played Pescara in the Apostate' last night, and played less to our liking than we had expected. Criticism and the plain indication... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:41

$147.00
167622

YEAR IN REVIEW w/ Battle of Gettysburg & Address MORE 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473447909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Dec. 12, 1863 * Events of the year in review (1863) * Battle of Gettysburg revisited Close to half of the ftpg. is taken up with the: "Department Reports - Report of the Secretary of War" in which he reflects upon the events of the Civil War for the year 1863, signed in type: Edwin M. Stanton. Also a brief report which contains Lincoln's thanks to Gen. Grant's for his work at Chattanooga & Knoxville, signed in type: A. Lincoln. Page 2 has: "Edward Everett at Gettysburg" in which the writer reviews his lengthy speech at the dedication ceremony on Nov. 19. One bit notes: "...the discourse at Gettysburg was remarkable for the perfection of its literary finish. In this respect no loving orator ca... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:41

$43.00
167621

3.2 BEER House Votes Franklin D. Roosevelt PROHIBITION ENDING 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473447724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 15, 1933 * 3.2 per cent beer voted on * Franklin D. Roosevelt * Prohibition ending The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HOUSE VOTES 3.2 PER CENT BEER, 316-97; QUICK PASSAGE BY SENATE FORECAST". This is coverage of the impending end of prohibition in America. Lengthy text continues inside. Thirty-six pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:41

$40.00
167620

SEABISCUIT Havre de Grace Handicap HORSE RACING Victory w/ PHOTO 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473447385

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1938 * Seabiscuit wins Havre de Grace Handicap * Maryland - Havre de Grace Racetrack * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The sport's section (page 34) has three column headline: "Seabiscuit Wins in Maryland" with subheads and nice photo. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Havre de Grace Handicap in Maryland. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:40

$67.00
167619

BAMBI Walt Disney Opening Day Movie Ad & Battle of Guadalcanal 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473446973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1942 * Walt Disney's Bambi movie premiere * Opening day advertisement This 38 page newspaper has a 12 x 6 inch advertisement on page 15 for the opening day showing of the famous Walt Disney animated cartoon movie 'Bambi' With movies at that time usually released 1st in New York City, this could very well be the very 1st advertisement for this movie classic in any newspaper. Nice edition for any Walt Disney collector. This issue has news of the day throughout with other interesting ads. Much on World War II including the beginning phases of the Battle of Guadalcanal. Light toning at the margins, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Bambi is a 1942 animated feature produced by... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:39

$62.00
167618

Battle of GUADALCANAL Starts World War II U.S. MARINES LANDING 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372473446499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 11, 1942 * Battle of Guadalcanal beginning * Solomon Islands - U.S. Marines * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice six column headline: "AMERICANS FORCE LANDINGS IN SOLOMONS; U. S. CRUISER SUNK, 5 OTHER SHIPS ARE HIT" with subheads that include: "MARINES ON SHORE" and more with related map. (see) Other news, sport and advertisements of the day which much more on World war II. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2018 14:39

$62.00
167611

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK Third Voyage Hawaii DEATH & Benjamin Franklin 1780 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149813515

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON MAGAZINE, England, February, 1780 * Captain James Cook death * Third voyage - HMS Resolution The most notable content would be a report near the back concerning Captain James Cooks third voyage, and with good detail on the death of Cook. One portion includes: "...The islanders became every day more bold...their inclination for theft which went so far as to steal one of his boats. Captain Cook...advanced towards a large body...and accosted their chief...Indians begun then to be enraged...they did not give time to load again, but killed Captain Cook and four of his people, forcing the others...to make their escape under favour of the fire of their pinnace, Captain Clerke...saw no possibility of revenging the d... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2018 06:51

$96.00
167605

JOSEPH FARQUHARSON Scottish Scotland Landscapes Painter DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472317979

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 16, 1935 * Joseph Farquharson death (1st report) * Scottish painter - Scotland landscapes The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "FARQUHARSON DIES; FAMOUS ARTIST, 89" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition, a little front page creasing, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:29

$38.00
167604

Rare EMMITSBURG MD Frederick County Maryland 19th Century 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472317757

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EMMITSBURG CHRONICLE, Maryland, June 22, 1879 * Uncommon title * Frederick County This uncommon title contains news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete with 4 pages, minor fold wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:29

$30.00
167603

JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Fight vs. Primo Carnera 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472317400

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 26, 1935 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing fight * vs. Primo Carnera The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Louis Wins with Sixth-Round Knockout as Referee Stops Fight After Carnera Goes Down Three Times Before Onrush" with subheads and nice photo. (see) Much more in the sport's section. Great to have from Louis' hometown. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Compete with 24 pages, light toning a little wear along the margins, some rubbing along central fold, generally good.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:29

$67.00
167602

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opeing Day PREMIERE ADVERTISEMENT 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149312700

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 16, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz * Opening day advertisement (eve) * Judy Garland and more Page 21 has an historic advertisement in early film history. See photos for a 14 x 5 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in New York City. This was the day before the opening for this famous movie. Nice graphical appeal with this ad. (see) New York City was one of the first cities to release this film making this ad rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with reporting on the tensions in pre World War II Europe. 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 th... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:28

$82.00
167601

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal CAPTURED Arrest 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149312571

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1934 * Albert Fish captured - arrested w/ photo * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Budd Girl's Body Found; Killed by Painter in 1928" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with rare photo of Fish. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Forty eight pages, a few cutouts with one at the bottom of the front page (see), but the ment... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:28

$58.00
167600

MICHAEL COLLINS Irish Free State ASSASSINATION Republican Army in 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472315983

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: VIRGINIAN-PILOT, Norfolk, August 23, 1922 * Michael Collins assassination * Irish Republican Army leader * Irish Free State The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "MICHAEL COLLIN, FREE STATE CHIEF, SLAIN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of IRA leader, Michael Collins. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding slits along the spine, good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:27

$97.00
167599

CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS Arms Blockade JFK John F. Kennedy Soviets 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149311913

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Tucson, October 24, 1962 * Cuban missile crisis * Cold War - Soviet Union * John F. Kennedy The front page has a nice banner headline: "RUSSIAN SHIPS HEAD FOR CUBA; NAVY ORDERED TO TAKE ACTION" with subhead and related aerial photo. (see) First section only with pages 1-8, tint binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:27

$47.00
167598

SPUTNIK - The USSR Original Newpaper from 1958 Brussels World's Fair/Exposition


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472314408

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPUTNIK "The USSR Paper At the Brussels Universal & International Exhibition 1958", May 17, 1958 * 1958 World's Fair in Brussels * The US vs. USSR Space Race A quite rare newspaper published by the Soviet Pavilion at the 1958 World's Fair, the first major World's Fair held since World War II. Not surprisingly, the Soviets exploited their lead in the space race with the recent successful launch of Sputnik, giving this weekly newspaper its name. Four pages, in black & pink ink, nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:25

$48.00
167597

Original FRANKENSTEIN Horror Monster Film Movie Debut OPENING WEEK1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149311187

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, December 6, 1931 * Frankenstein - Boris Karloff advertisement * Pre Code horror monster film movie * Opening week in New York City w/ photo Page 7 of this section has a 4 1/4 x 4 1/2 inch advertisement for the original "Frankenstein" film starring Boris Karloff. (see) This ad was on it's 3rd day in NYC. Page 5 has a photo with small heading: "Boris Karloff as the Monster in 'Frankenstein'" Page 6 under "On Broadway's Screens" is a brief description of this original movie. (see) Complete section 8 only with all 10 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The film opened in New York City at the Mayfair Theatre on December 4, 1931, and grossed $53,000... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:25

$56.00
167595

APOLLO 8 SPACE MISSION 1st To Leave Earth's Orbit & Reach MOON 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149310972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BLADE, Toledo, Ohio, December 24, 1968 * Apollo 8 human spaceflight * 1st manned spacecraft to leave Earth orbit * 1st to reach the Moon * James Lovell - Frank Borman - William Anders The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Apollo Crew In Lunar Orbit, Offer Moonscape Details In Charting Future Landings" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete 1st section only with 10 pages, good condition. wikipedia: Apollo 8, the second human spaceflight mission in the United States Apollo space program, was launched on December 21, 1968, and became the first manned spacecraft to leave Earth orbit, reach the Earth's Moon, orbit it and return safely to Earth. The three-astronaut crew — Commander Frank Bor... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:24

$52.00
167594

Soviet Cosmonaut VLADIMIR KOMAROV Soyuz 1 Space Capsule KILLED 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472313507

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BLADE, Toledo, Ohio, April 24, 1967. * Cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov * Soyuz 1 capsule crash - 1st human killed The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Soviet Cosmonaut Dies In Last Stage Of Flight In Space" with subhead and photo. (see) First section only with 12 pages, good condition. wikipedia notes: Vladimir Mikhailovich Komarov (Russian: March 16, 1927 - April 24, 1967) was a Soviet cosmonaut. He was the first confirmed human to die during a space mission, on Soyuz 1, and the first Soviet cosmonaut to travel into space more than once.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:23

$40.00
167593

APOLLO 7 SPACECRAFT 1st Manned Program Mission Walter M. Schirra 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472313308

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BLADE, Toledo, Ohio, Oct. 11, 1968 * Apollo 7 human spaceflight launch * 1st manned mission of Apollo Program * Walter M. Schirra - Donn F. Eisele & more The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Apollo 7 Launched Into Orbit; Astronaut Trio Begin 11-Day Flight Test For Moon Mission" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, minor central fold wear, good condition

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:23

$40.00
167592

Best MOBSTERS American Crime Film Movie Opening 1ST Day AD 1991 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149310381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, (Calendar section only), July 26, 1991 * Best "Mobsters" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Jodie Foster - Anthony Hopkins A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Mobsters" 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 (Calendar section only). Note: Where else might one find authentic 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 t... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:22

$62.00
167591

Nice JAPAN SURRENDERS V-J Day World War II WWII Over PEACE in 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472311659

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 15, 1945 * World War II ends * V-J day See the photos for the great & bold banner headline proclaiming: "PEACE! VICTORY!" with subheads and a print beneath of Japan's flag broken and in flames. Much more inside. Also reporting on the loss of the USS Indianapolis. First section only with 14 pages, light toning to top half, some central fold wear and a piece torn away along bottom margin with some text loss, nice for display as such.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:21

$52.00
167590

Historic TELEPHONE INVENTION Alexander Graham Bell's Discovery 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472310889

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, Oct. 26, 1876 * Alexander Graham Bell * Invention of the telephone "Summary Of News" an inside page contains a report stating: "The first conversation known to have been conducted by word of mouth over a telegraph wire took place between Prof. A. Graham Bell, at Boston, and Thomas A. Watson at Cambridgeport, a distance of two miles....the notes taken of the conversation at the different points, proves the successful operation of Prof. Bell's invention." Otherwise this is primarily a newspaper by & about the Oneida Community. Small folio-size, 8 pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:21

$50.00
167589

Best LUCILLE BALL "I Love Lucy" Television Comedy Actress DEATH 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472305850

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Orange County Edition, April 27, 1989 * Lucille Ball death (1st report) * Actress - comedienne - model * "I Love Lucy" television sitcom * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has several photos of Lucille Ball with a ftpg. report headed: "Lucille Ball Dies; TV's Comic Genius Was 77" with a related subhead. Much more on her on page 3, including two more photos. Terrific to have this report in a L.A. newspaper, home of the television/film industries, home to Lucy Ball, and the city where she died. The complete first section with pages 1-44. Very nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:18

$148.00
167588

Rare CONFEDERATE (Cotton) STATES & Fort Pulaski Civil War MAPS 1862 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149308029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1862 * Southern Confederate states map The front page is dominated by a very large & detailed Civil War map headed: "The Field Of Operations In the Cotton States." showing all or portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Florida & Tennessee. The other map is on the front page of the "Supplement", which has its own masthead, the map headed: "The Feu D'Enfer At Fort Pulaski" with related text as well. Complete in 12 pages with the "Supplement", very nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:18

$72.00
167587

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472304181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1938 * Early Willie Mosconi - pool * Pocket billiards championship The sport's section (page 13) has a one column heading: "MOSCONI IS VICTOR. TIES FOR CUE LEAD" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:17

$38.00
167586

PHILADELPHIA MS Civil Rights Workers w/ James Chaney GOES MISSING 1964 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392149306849

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, June 23, 1964 * Mississippi Civil Rights workers disappear * James Chaney - Philadelphia MS (1st report) The front page has a two column heading: "3 Rights Workers Vanish in Mississippi" (see) First report coverage on the 3 Civil Rights workers going missing at Philadelphia, Mississippi. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:16

$72.00
167585

Great JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Prohibition Gangster Mob Mafia MURDER 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472300285

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY NEWS, Mass. Dec. 18, 1931 * Jack "Legs" Diamond assassination * Great headline for display - rare as such The front page has a terrific banner headline announcing: "'LEGS' DIAMOND IS SLAIN" with subheads. (see) This is the assassination of the infamous gangster Jack 'Legs' Diamond and unusual for the great headline for display here. Rare as such. Complete in 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:15

$167.00
167584

WALT WHITMAN The House of Friends 1st Week Appearance POEM Slaves 1850 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472299166

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, June 15, 1850 * Walt Whitman's "The House of Friends" - *1st week appearance * Printed for the New York Tribune * His response to Northern Democrats who supported the (Fugitive Slave) Compromise of 1850 The front page has the noteworthy poem from Walt Whitman (signed in type, WALTER WHITMAN), "THE HOUSE OF FRIENDS," which is a first-week appearance of this poem written as his response to Northern Democrats who supported the (Fugitive Slave) Compromise of 1850. According to the Walt Whitman archive, he viewed their support as a betrayal of the nation's core values for both political and financial gain. It's great to have this 1st printing of one of Whitman's pre-"Leaves of Grass" poems. Oth... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:15

$385.00
167583

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372472297707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 condition.

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Ends November 15, 2018 14:14

$48.00
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