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177410

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873385819

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Historic baseball first report The sport's section 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 top of page 13 has a nice banner headline: "NEW YORK YANKEES BUY BABE RUTH FROM BOSTON RED SOX" with subheads and one column photo of Ruth with heading: "The Yanks' New 'Babe'" Complete with 32 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:12

$535.00
177409

1st INAUGURATION Franklin D. Roosevelt NEW DEAL Bank Holiday 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873385421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 5, 1933 * Franklin D. Roosevelt 1st inauguration * Takes over a poor U.S. economy "New Deal" * "...only thing we have to fear is fear itself..." Nice coverage of Franklin Roosevelt's first (of 4) inauguration with headline: "ROOSEVELT INAUGURATED, ACTS TO END THE NATIONAL BANKING CRISIS QUICKLY; WILL ASK WAR-TIME POWERS IF NEEDED" with a photo of him taking the oath of office. This was during the midst of the Great Depression, and beginning of the ftpg.& carrying over to page 2 is the complete: "Text of the Inaugural Address..." which contains--on the front page--one of the more famous utterances in American history: "...the only thing we have to fear is fear itself..." (see). Pages 2, 3, 4,... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:12

$82.00
177408

FDR President Franklin D. Roosevelt Warm Springs GA Georgia DEATH 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873385151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, April 13, 1945 * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Warm Springs, Georgia * World War II - WWII A terrific issue on the death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt with a patriotic themed front page with large photo and headline: "STROKE KILLS PRESIDENT" Great for display. Reporting on the following pages with 3 full page pictorials. Nice to have from William Randolph Hearst's flagship publication. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:11

$88.00
177407

HUEY LONG Louisiana Senator Kingfish Baton Rouge LA ASSASSINATION 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392584037245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 10, 1935 * Huey Long assassination * The Kingfish dead (1st report) * FRONT AND BACK LEAFS ONLY ** The front page has a nice banner headline: "HUEY LONG DIES, ASSASSIN VICTIM" with subheads and photo. More on page 2. Front and back leafs of the 1st section only (pages 1,2 & 9,10), a few tape mends along the spine on the inside pages, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:11

$44.00
177406

WILL ROGERS & Wiley Post Airplane CRASH Deaths w/ Photos 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873384675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 17, 1935 * Will Rogers airplane crash death * Aviator Wiley Post (1st report) The front page has a terrific banner headline: "WILL ROGERS AND POST KILLED IN PLANE CRASH" with subheads and photo of the two. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages with photos. Complete 1st section only with 12 pages, minor rubbing along central fold, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:10

$88.00
177405

Great JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873384523

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIAMI HERALD, Aug. 15, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders The fantastic banner headline above the masthead in large, bold lettering proclaims: "WAR ENDS" with: "JAPANESE SURRENDER" and subheads. Photo of General Douglas MacArthur as well. Great for display. Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the central fold and margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:10

$115.00
177404

BOBBY GREENLEASE Kidnapping MURDER Millionaire Automobile Dealer 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392584036565

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. JOSEPH NEWS-PRESS, Missouri, October 7, 1953 * Bobby Greenlease kidnapping - found dead * Carl Austin Hall & Bonnie Emily Brown Heady * Best title to be had ? - very rare as such The top of the front page is a nice banner headline: "Body of Kidnapped Greenlease Child Is Found in St. Joseph" with subheads and a few related photo. (see) More inside. First report coverage on the kidnapping & murder of Bobby Greenlease. Great to have from the city where he was buried and found. Very rare as such. Complete with 28 pages, minor wear at the central fold and margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:09

$62.00
177403

Best LONG BEACH Los Angeles California EARTHQUAKE Disaster 1933 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873384108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, EXTRA, Los Angeles, March 11, 1933 * Long Beach, California earthquake * Nice headline for display * Best title to be had ? rare A great front page headline in bold lettering announces: "140 DEATHS IN QUAKE AS MORE BODIES FOUND" with various subheads. Nice for display. Much more on the following page with several photos is also nice for display. Great to have in a Los Angeles publication, rare as such. First section only with pages 1-10, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:09

$68.00
177402

Historic USS Missouri Battleship JAPAN SURRENDERS Signing 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392584036033

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 2, 1945 * Japan officially surrenders * Douglass MacArthur * USS Missouri signing * World War II is over (V-J) * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The front page has a great banner headline: "JAPAN SURRENDERS TO ALLIES, SIGNS RIGID TERMS ON WARSHIP; TRUMAN SETS TODAY AS V-J DAY" with subheads and photo. INCOMPLETE ISSUE containing the first 4 pages only (loose at the spine) but contains most of the related text to the peace signing. Rag edition, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:09

$52.00
177401

SHIRLEY TEMPLE 1st Marriage Marries Weds John Agar 1945 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392584035833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Sept. 20, 1945 * Child actress Shirley Temple * Gets married to actor John Agar * From the home of the entertainment industry * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The top of the front page has a photo of Shirley Temple in a wedding dress with heading "Shirley Temple Wed to Soldier" with subhead. (see) More photos on the back. This was Temple's 1st marriage at the age of 17. Great to have in this L.A. publication. Rare as such. Incomplete issue containing 12 pages, light toning at the folds and margins, loose pages along the spine, generally good.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:08

$57.00
177400

340 Years Old Very Early RARE 1679 ANTI CATHOLIC Protestant Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873382727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY PACQUET OF ADVICE FROM ROME: OR, THE HISTORY OF POPERY, London, Aug. 29, 1679 * Newspaper from the 17th century * Rare variant title An unusual anti-Catholic newspaper which has a short life before being suppressed. Attached at the back is a single sheet headed: "The Popish Courant" with the same date. The double date is due to the use of two calendars at the time. Complete in 8 pages, 5 1/4 by 7 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:06

$59.00
177399

JOHN DILLINGER ASSASSINATION Gangster Outlaw at Chicago Theater 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392584034161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, July 23, 1934 * John Dillinger shot dead * Chicago theater - 1st report This has one of the nicer banner headlines on the death of this noted desperado: "DILLINGER DEATH TRAP BAITED WITH GIRL LURES" with a subheads and two photos of Dillinger. More inside with a nice full page pictorial. First section only with 10 pages, this is at best a 2nd rate issue with several mends, mainly along the folds and margins with minimal text loss. Still a nice issue for display. Sold as is.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:05

$225.00
177373

Very Rare WALL STREET JOURNAL Just After Great Stock Market Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872139662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Nov. 18, 1929 * Very rare issue from just after the infamous crash Certainly the most desired newspaper reporting the stock market crash of 1929 is the Wall Street Journal, with several issues of the last week of October commanding well over $1000. Of curious interest to any collector of financial history would be the days and weeks after the Crash, which "officially" began on October 24 and ended in early November. This issue has various financial reports throughout just after the crash that would ultimately result in the Great Depression. Eighteen pages, toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:58

$52.00
177372

Best ST. FRANCIS DAM Disaster Los Angeles San Francisquito Canyon 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872137724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Los Angeles, March 14, 1928 * St. Francis dam disaster (1st report) * Great headline for display * Best title to be had ? very rare * INCOMPLETE ISSUE The front page has a great headline: "233 BELIEVE DEAD IN FLOOD DISASTER" with subheads and related photo. Nice for display. Much more inside. Incomplete issue containing 16 pages (loose at the spine) of the 1st section only, some tiny archival mends inside, light toning, a little wear at the margins, great for display as such and rare to have in this Los Angeles publication. wikipedia notes: Three minutes before midnight on March 12, 1928, the St. Francis Dam catastrophically failed, less than 12 hours after Mulholland had inspected and decl... See More  

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:58

$88.00
177371

NEW YORK GIANTS vs. Yankees Subway World Series of MLB Baseball 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872135995

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Sept. 30, 1936 * New York Yankees vs. Giants * World Series MLB Baseball (game 3) * Lou Gehrig & Joe DiMaggio era * Early, same day reporting The front page has a terrific banner headline: "GIANTS ROUT YANKEES, 6-1" with subheads, box scores and scoreboard above the masthead. Great for display. More in the sport's section and nice to have in this uncommon NYC publication. Complete with all 46 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead (see), small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:58

$87.00
177370

Pre-Bombing of PEARL HARBOR Japanese Hawaii Attack Imminent 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392582020063

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, November 27, 1941 * Pre-Pearl Harbor attack on America * Just a few days away - imminent * Roosevelt knows something ? The front page has a nice headline: "ANSWER TO JAPAN!" with subheads. (see) Japan would attack Pearl Harbor two Sundays later. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within headline, generally nice.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:57

$42.00
177369

BABY FACE NELSON KILLED Bank Robber Battle of Barrington 1934 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872132020

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 30, 1934 * George Bace Face Nelson killed * Battle of Barrington - Illinois The front page has a nice banner headline: "'U. S. TRAILS NELSON'S WIDOW" with subheads that include: "AGENTS BELIEVE HER A WITNESS TO FATAL FIGHT" (see) More on page 4. Two small related photos on the back page. 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". Complete with all 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant ... See More  

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:57

$88.00
177368

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Atrocities Henry Wirz TRIAL 1865 Phila. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872129349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Aug. 23, 1865 * Andersonville Prison - Camp Sumter * Captain Henry Wirz trial - Georgia Among the front pg. column heads are: "Trial of The Demon Werze" "Contradictory Statements on This Point" "The Trial Of Jeff. Davis" "A Letter From the Arch-Traitor" "He Cannot Imagine the Charges Against Him" "A Plan to Overthrow the Radicals" and much more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, two folds, foxing to an upper quadrant, generally good.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:56

$29.00
177367

ELLSWORTH VINES Wins Men's WIMBLEDON Singles Tennis Championship 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872128133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, Sept. 11, 1932 * American tennis star Henry Ellsworth Vines Jr. * United States Open Championships (US Open) The front page of this section has a one column heading: "VINES ROUTS COCHET IN U.S. TENNIS FINAL AND RETAINS TITLE" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage on Ellsworth Vines winning the US Open Men's singles tennis championship. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:56

$33.00
177366

ABRAHAM LINCOLN For President Notice & Boydton Plank Rd 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872126715

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 31, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln for president notice Despite the title of this newspaper, there is nice Civil War coverage with many one column headings. (see images for portion) The first column of page 2 has a notice supporting: "For President Of The United States ABRAHAM LINCOLN Of Illinois- For Vice President Of The United States ANDREW JOHNSON of Tennessee..." (see) Complete in 4 pages, larger sized issue measuring 26 x 20 1//2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:56

$33.00
177365

BATTLE OF MANILA BAY Philippines Admiral George Dewey's VICTORY 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872125429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CALL, San Francisco, May 8, 1898 * Battle of Manila Bay, Philippines * Admiral George Dewey's victory * Spanish-American War The front page has a great banner headline: "DEWEY'S GLORIOUS VICTORY" with nice banner subhead, terrific illustration and more. (see) Much more inside. Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, some wear along the central fold with some tiny holes and a few tape mends on page 2, a little damp staining, generally in good condition and terrific for display.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:55

$88.00
177364

IWO JIMA U.S. Marines Fighting on Mount Suribachi PHOTOS 1945 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872125030

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, February 20, 1945. * Battle of Iwo Jima w/ photos * United States Marines landing * Fighting on Mount Suribachi * United States Flag planting close * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The front page has a nice headline: "MARINES ARE TAKING IWO, SAYS NIMITZ" with subheads. Related photo and map on page 2. Pictorial on page 10. (see) Incomplete issue containing 2 loose leafs (pages 1-2 & 9-10) only, a few tiny tape mends on page 2, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:55

$38.00
177363

Russia's SPUTNIK I Satallite Success & America's Response Planned 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872124453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 10, 1957 * Sputnik I success * America plans satellite launch The front page has a nice banner headline: "U.S. SATELLITE WILL EXCEL RUSSIA'S--IKE" with caption: "First Test Set for December" and subhead. (see) President Eisenhower's response to Russia's recent Sputnik I success. The first test by America would be a complete failure (Vanguard TV3). Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the central, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:55

$48.00
177362

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392582013507

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING LOOKOUT, Santa Monica, December 21, 1968 * Apollo 8 human spaceflight launch * 1st manned spacecraft to leave Earth orbit * 1st to reach the Moon * James Lovell - Frank Borman - William Anders The front page has a nice banner headline: "APOLLO 8 STREAKS FOR MOON" with subheads and two related photos. Photo of each astronaut at the top of page 2. Of course newspapers on the Apollo 11 mission were saved by many because of the historic Moon landing making this issue much more uncommon. Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, nice 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 s... See More  

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:54

$62.00
177361

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392582013160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, July 25, 1969 * Neil Armstrong & others back * Man walks on the Moon The front page has a great banner headline: "THEY'RE BACK!" with: "Moon Explorers Return Safely" with subheads and 2 related photos. Nice for display. Of course many saved the actual Moon landing issues making this edition much more uncommon. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the central fold and margins, a few printing flaws affect front page appearance, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:53

$62.00
177360

1st Ever SPACE WALK Russian Cosmonaut Alexey Leonov VOSKHOD 2 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392582012763

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, California, Extra, March 18, 1965 * Cosmonaut Alexey Arkhipovich Leonov * 1st ever human space walk (historic) The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIRST WALK IN SPACE" with subhead: "Russian Goes Outside Ship, Somersaults" and related photos. Full page pictorial inside. Historic report on the very 1st human to conduct a space walk. Incomplete issue containing 8 of the 20 pages of the 1st section only, light toning and minor wear at the central fold and margins, nice for display a s such.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:52

$62.00
177359

GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON World War II Battle of the Bulge 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872120801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 30, 1944 * General George S. Patton * U.S. First & Third Army * World War II - WWII * Battle of the Bulge - Belgium * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The front page has a great banner headline: "PATTON POUNDS TO REICH BORDER AT THREE POINTS" with subhead. (see) Incomplete issue containing the first 4 pages only, loose at the spine, light toning at the folds, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:52

$40.00
177343

Best QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION w/ Many Photos London England 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392580131595

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MAIL, London, June 3, 1953 * Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II This is: "The Golden Reprint" edition as all 12 pages are printed in gold ink. Nice to have a report of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth in a London newspaper, with the banner headline: "LET US CHERISH OUR OWN WAY OF LIFE", with a photo of Queen Elizabeth taking up most of the front page. A plethora of coverage with related photos are on inside page. Believed to be complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2020 08:32

$60.00
177340

WRECK OF THE RMS ATLANTIC White Star Line Ocean Liner Steamer 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870052039

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1873 * Wreck of the steamship RMS Atlantic * William "Buffalo Bill" Cody ad The steamship "Atlantic" was a transatlantic ship which sank on April 1 off the coast of Nova Scotia, at the time the deadliest American maritime disaster with 535 people dead. Almost the entire front page is taken up with reports on the disaster, headed: "The Mars Head Wreck" "Operations of the Divers--Gloomy Search for the Dead--Carelessness or Criminality Regarding Valuables" and many subheads as well. Considerable details. Of added interest is a page 7 advertisement for "Niblo's Garden" theater which has: "Ned Butline's thrilling realism, The Scouts Of The Prairie...Hon. W. F. Cody...the original...Buffalo Bill...... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:16

$29.00
177339

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Reconstruction Era 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578886995

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1868 * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial Over half of the ftpg. is taken up with reports on the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson, with column heads: "WASHINGTON" "The President's Designs in Regard to the War Dept." "The Articles of Impeachment Reported to the House of Representatives" "The Question of Colored Congressmen from the Southern States" "The Impeachment--The Articles of Impeachment Before the House--The Evidence to Sustain Them--Probable Length of the Trial--Legislation Practically Suspended During Its Progress". Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:15

$37.00
177338

NEW YORK YANKEES Brooklyn Dodgers World Series w/ Joe Collins 1953 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578886139

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK JOURNAL AMERICAN, Sept. 30, 1953 * New York Yankees win * World Series of baseball (game 1) * Brooklyn Dodgers - "The Bums" The front page has a banner headline above the masthead: "Collins' Home Run Breaks Tie" with box scores and related photo. (see) Also scoreboard in red lettering also above the masthead. Nice for display. Nice to have in this uncommon NYC publication. First section only with 12 pages, light toning around the central fold, a little wear along the right margin, generally good.

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:15

$47.00
177337

JAMES J. CORBETT Knocks Out JOHN L. SULLIVAN Boxing Title Fight 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870050508

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, Los Angeles, Sept. 8, 1892 * James J. James vs. John L. Sullivan * Heavyweight boxing title fight * Sullivan's 1st and only loss (1st report) The top of the front page has a one column heading in capital letters: "CORBETT" with subheads that include: "John L. Sullivan no Longer Champion" "The Californian Knocks Him Out in Twenty-one Rounds" and more with two related illustrations. (see) Lengthy reporting with round by round description. Complete with 12 pages, a little wear at the central fold and margins, generally good.

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:14

$88.00
177336

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870049835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 4, 1782 * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy Pg. 2 has a short yet notable bit: "On Monday, & not before, his Excellency Sir Guy Carleton set out from his apartment in Duke Street, Grosvenor square, for Portsmouth, to embark immediately on his expedition to New York to take upon him the chief command of his Majesty's forces in America...". The top of the bkpg. has an item: "...from a friend at Boston which says, 'Every day increases our hopes that we shall soon enter into a negociation for a reconciliation with our mother country. the Congress is heartily tired of the arbitrary proceedings of the French, and are much displeased with the conduct of General Washing... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:14

$54.00
177335

BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND George Washington vs Howe Revolutionary War 1776 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578885336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Oct. 12, 1776 * Battle of Long Island - Brooklyn * George Washington vs. William Howe A terrific issue, particularly for display, as the entire front page is taken up with the report of the Battle of Long Island as reported in "The London Gazette Extraordinary" of October 10, 1776. "Extraordinary" issues were published at irregular intervals to report significant news reports which came to the printing office between regularly scheduled publications. This lengthy report is signed in type by: W. Howe, commander of the British forces which inflicted a crushing defeat on Washington's army led by General Israel Putnam & others. During the night Washington withdrew the colonial forces from B... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:14

$280.00
177334

ENDING THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR America Peace Terms Talks 1782 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870046860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 3, 1782 * Ending the Revolutionary War ? peace ? All of the ftpg. & part of pg. 2 are taken up with: "Letters From an American Farmer Describing Certain Provincial Situations, Manners, and Customers not General Known..." which offers some interesting thoughts on the culture of the Americans at that time. Pg. 3 includes: "The difference of political opinion between Earl Shelburne & Mr. Fox was simply this: the latter wanted to declare...the immediate & unqualified independence of America & then meanly to throw ourselves on American gratitude for a subsequent peace. On the other hand, the noble Earl conceived that if the declaration of such independence was unavoidable it should at le... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:13

$68.00
177333

LONDON CHRONICLE American Colonies & England TENSION Pre Rev. War 1769 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578883991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 18, 1769 * Pre Revolutionary War tensions * American colonies & England Most of the ftpg. is taken up with: "The True Constitutional Means for Putting an End to the Disputes Between Great Britain and the American Colonists" which is a review of a pamphlet by this title. It begins: "One of the principal causes of the discontents of the Americans, on account of taxes imposed on them by the British Legislature, being an apprehension of oppression from the parent state..." with much more on defending the taxing of the American colonies. Most of page 2 is taken up with a great letter from Selectmen of Boston (including John Hancock) to the governor, with the governor's response, and t... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:12

$57.00
177332

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO Missouri 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870044106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Sept. 12, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin, Missouri trial The top of a ftpg. column has heads: "HITE'S CONFESSION" "The Story of the Winston Robbery and Other Crimes" "Liddell's Testimony Corroborated--Frank James Was One of the Party--McMillan's Death". This was the murder trial of Frank James, Jesse's brother, and Dick Liddil was one of the gang. This article takes almost the entire column. Twelve pages, rejoined at the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:11

$47.00
177331

LA AMISTAD Slaver Ship African Slaves Trade Description 1840 Baltimore Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870043520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 21, 1840 * African slaves description * La Amistad slaver ship Page 2 has an article: :The Africans of the Amistad" which has a descriptive account of the captive slaves including: "...to see the captives...The nonsense that has been written about them is awful...they are just what in the south would be called a likely lot of young [blacks]...They are small, not averaging..." with much more. This famous slave ship and the revolt of its occupants was not only a notable legal case at the time, but in 1997 was made into feature length movie by Stephen Spielberg. Following this is: "The Slave Trade". The back page has an interesting tidbit: "The Greatest Speed Ever Known!" wh... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:11

$39.00
177330

DEADWOOD SD South Dakota Wild Bill Hickok Fame Description 1878 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578882696

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, May 15, 1878 * Deadwood SD South Dakota * Wild Bill Hickok fame The top of page 2 has column heads: "DIRECT FROM DEADWOOD" "Reliable Information Regarding the Prospects and Probabilities of the New El Dorado". A nice article on the town of Deadwood and of the mining in the area. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:10

$39.00
177329

ARTICLES OF PEACE TREATY Revolutionary War Ratification Announced 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870042697

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, May 15, 1783 * Articles of Peace ratification announcement * Ending the American Revolutionary War The back page has half a column with news from America including: "...Sir Guy Carleton received the dispatches from government containing an account of the ratification of the preliminary articles of peace...and he instantly sent Captain Renuet...containing official copies of the preliminary articles, and also of the proclamation declaring the cessation of hostilities...The official accounts of the ratification of the preliminary articles of peace were received in Philadelphia on the 10th of April...in consequence of which the Congress published a proclamation declaring the cessation of arm... See More  

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$46.00
177328

TRAIL OF TEARS Native American Indians Emigration TREATMENT 1838 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578878394

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 26, 1837 * Trail of Tears treatment * Native Americans - Indians A nice issue on the "Trail of Tears". Page 3 has: "Indian Treaty" followed by: "Emigrating Indians" which has: "A late visit to the camps of the Indians...convinced us that we were wrong in concluding that their treatment did not conform to the humane disposition of the government...". But an inside have is mostly devoted to: "The Emigrated Indians" which begins: "The condition of the tribes who have removed from their birth places east to new homes west of the Mississippi river has recently been the subject of frequent notice..." with much more on this, broken down by tribes. Then the following page has; "Indian ... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:07

$45.00
177327

Great JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870035932

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EL PASO TIMES, Texas, Aug. 15, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders A very dramatic ftpg. with a huge: "JAPS QUIT" in red ink above the masthead, with war-related photos within each letter. Plus a banner headline: "SURRENDER TO ALLIES" with various subheads, and a cartoon: "PEACE Oh What A Beautiful Morning". The complete 12 page issue, a mend to page 2 barely noticeable on the ftpg., small piece from the right margin, generally good condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:05

$57.00
177325

NEW YORK YANKEES Billy Martin Mickey Mantle World Series CHAMPIONS1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870031930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, WORLD SERIES EXTRA, Los Angeles, October 5, 1953 * New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers * World Series champions of baseball The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "Yankees Win Series" with subhead, box scores and inning by inning description. More on pages 12 & 13. Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, light toning and a little wear along the central fold and right margin with a archival mend on page 2, otherwise good.

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:01

$67.00
177322

HARRY HOUDINI Magician Escape Artist Appendicitis NEAR DEATH 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578818574

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 26, 1926 * Harry Houdini near death * Magic - magician - escape artist Page 27 has a somewhat discrete article headed: "Houdini Near Death After Operation" with subhead. See image for text here. He would die five days later (Halloween). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 09, 2020 14:20

$44.00
177310

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish College Football NATIONAL CHAMPIONS 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578643876

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1946 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Named National champions * NCAA college football The sport's section (page 44) has a two column heading: "Notre Dame No. 1 Team for 1946 With Top Offense and Defense" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish officially being named national champions of college football by the AP poll. Complete with all 64 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:28

$48.00
177309

Rare JONATHAN SWIFT as Editor of Early 18th Century THE EXAMINER 1713 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869841145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EXAMINER, London, June 26, 1713 * Rare 18th century publication This editorial-format newspaper was edited by the famed Jonathan Swift at this time (of Gulliver's Travels fame), It promoted a Tory perspective on British politics, at a time when Queen Anne had replaced Whig ministers with Tories. Complete as a single sheet newspaper as was typical of the day, about 7 1/2 by 13 inches, nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:28

$56.00
177308

Early BASEBALL Post Civil War Termed "NATIONAL GAME" of America 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869840700

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, from New York, dated August 15, 1865 * Post Civil War baseball The back page of this issue has an article: "The Field" "Base Ball--Grand Championship Match" which has a detailed summary about a match between the Atlantic and Mutual clubs at the Capitoline Ball Ground, in Brooklyn. This also describes the scene with much talk about the crowd estimated at about 20,000. The summary also acknowledges that: "...Baseball is decidedly the National game of America..." and mentions that: "...the ladies platform [was] crowded with elegantly dressed ladies...". This also has details about the game and a box score. This is complete in 8 pages, nice condition save for a small stain on the ftpg.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:27

$52.00
177307

SUSAN B. ANTHONY National Woman's Suffrage Constitution Meeting 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869840370

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 16, 1874 * Early Women's suffrage meeting * Susan B. Anthony Page 5 has an article headed: "WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE" "Last Day Of The Convention" "...Miss Anthony's Plea For The Cause" Text takes up a full column. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:27

$32.00
177306

COOPERSTOWN National Baseball Hall Of Fame DEDICATION Day PHOTOS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869840075

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 13, 1939. * Cooperstown, New York becomes a tourist stop * National Baseball Hall of Fame dedication The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "CENTENNIAL IS ANNIVERSARY OF CHANGE IN GAME" with subhead and banner pictorial along the bottom margin. The back page has a nice photo of the first inductees into the Hall of Fame including Babe Ruth & Cy Young. Nice to have in the World famous publication. Complete with all 30m pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: The Hall of Fame was dedicated on June 12, 1939 by Lee Ferrick Andrews, grandson of Edward Clark, who was a founder of the Singer Sewing Machine Company... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:27

$72.00
177305

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Early Baseball 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869839831

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 29, 1865 * Andersonville prison * Henry Wirz trial * Early baseball The ftpg. has: "Progress of the Trial of Capt. Wirz" "The Wirz Military Commission" and more. (see) The back page has: “The National Game" with box scores. Complete with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:26

$27.00
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