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163266

HOLY GRAIL ? - Jackie Mitchell 1st Girl Pitcher & Mahatma Gandhi 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392026812153

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1931 * Mahatma Gandhi - Karachi Session of 1931 * The Antioch Chalice - Holy Grail ? * Jackie Mitchell - 1st girl in organized baseball Page 10 has a one column heading: "CONGRESS OF 50,000 IN HANDS OF GANDHI" with subheads. (see) Page 12 has a one column heading: "'HOLY GRAIL,' HERE, TO BE SENT TO PARIS" with subheads. (see) Page 18 has a one column photo of Jackie Mitchell with one column heading: "TWO MEN OFFERED FOR GIRL PITCHER" and subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 23, 2018 15:14

$46.00
163095

Rare COLONIAL PENNSYLVANIA Philadelphia PA 1771 Old Newspaper w/ Great Masthead


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392021226931

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL & WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, July 28, 1773 * Rare Colonial Pennsylvania title * Great masthead for display This newspaper from this period had one of the more beautiful & decorative of the colonial era (see). The entire front page is taken up with "Proceedings in the House of Commons on East India Affairs". Inside has reports from London, Charleston, Boston, New York & Philadelphia including much detail (including the graduates) on the "...commencement held in the college of this city before a very crowded & splendid assembly...", likely being the University of Pennsylvania. Also a detail "Twelve Dollars Reward" ad for a runway mulatto (see). Four pages, sli... See More  

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Ends May 16, 2018 14:26

$265.00
163178

BLACK HOLE OF CALCUTTA Fort William Prsion Dungeon in India 1757 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372282390612

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 9, 1757 * Black Hole of Calcutta * Fort William prison - dungeon Most of the front page is taken up with: "An Extract from a Letter Received by the India Ships...containing a particular Account of the unfortunate Affair at Bengal." In this report which deals with the capture of Fort William in India, mention is made that: "...The whole number left in the Fort being 250 effective men, we held out till the 20th in the evening...a flag of truce was hung out...The same night 170 of us were crammed into a Hole not large enough for 50 of us to breathe in; the effect of it was that only 16 were alive the next morning..." with a bit more including: "Europeans who... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2018 07:43

$74.99
162346

QUEEN VICTORIA DEATH Monarch of Great Britain & Empress of India 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392004052569

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT JOURNAL, January 23, 1901 * Queen Victoria death * U.K. Great Britain and Ireland * Edward VII becomes King The top of the front page has a two column headline: "FUNERAL TO BE HELD AT NIGHT" with subheads and related illustration. Also another two column headline: "EDWARD VII. TAKES THE OATH AS KING" with subheads. (see) Complete in 8 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends April 19, 2018 13:37

$39.00
162102

India MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand ARRESTED for Sedition 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391998830664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 11, 1922 * Mahatma Gandhi arrested The top of the front page has a three column headline: "GANDHI ARRESTED ON CHARGE OF SEDITION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Mahatma Gandhi for sedition. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, irregular along the spine, 2 small white paint drips, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 11, 2018 15:17

$52.00
161886

A.B. Frost Collectible Golfer Print "THE DRIVE" 1897 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391994255168

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 11, 1897 * Famous A.B. Frost golfer illustration: "THE DRIVE" * Complete issue with displayable front cover * Pike's Peak sunrise print by F.P. Stevens Certainly the prime print is the great full front page print by the famed artist A.B. Frost titled: "The Drive" showing a golfer about to tee off, with others behind him. Inside is a one-third page portrait of "Professor Henry Drisler."; a full pg. illus. of: "England's Little War in India."; a doublepage centerfold of: "The New York Public Library Astor Lenox and Tilden Foundations"; a full pg. print of: "A Great Coast Defence [Defense] Gun for the Protection of New York Harbor"; and a half pg.... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2018 16:32

$88.00
161689

MAKING PEACE W/ AMERICA ? Revolutionary War Ending 1782 Old British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372234903534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 23, 1782 * Making peace with America ? Most of page 4 is taken up with a letter concerning the Revolutionary War, beginning: "Your motion for making peace just now with American, and the plan of it, has raised the admiration of great numbers...your scheme is excellent & must of course be sincere...When the messengers of peace, who are to be sent to America, are to be chosen..." with much more on thoughts of who should negotiate, and how. A great letter. Page 6 has a letter "To General Cornwallis" questioning his actions in America (see for beginning), it taking two-thirds of the page. The bkpg. has a short bit: "Paul Jones is said to be engaged by Congr... See More  

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Ends March 29, 2018 16:05

$47.00
161414

India MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand ARRESTED for Sedition 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372227320984

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 10, 1922 * Mahatma Gandhi arrested The front page has a two column heading: "DISOBEDIENCE POLICY IN INDIA GETS OUT OF GANDHI'S CONTROL" with subhead and nice illustration of Gandhi. (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Mahatma Gandhi for sedition. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:10

$45.00
161188

JEWS in Germany Separated from Aryans JOB MARKET & Mahatma Gandhi 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372218256203

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, March 6, 1939 * Mahatma Gandhi * "Fast Unto Death" * Jews and Aryans * Separated from jobs Two notable front page reports, the first with two column heads: "Germany Drafts Jews for Work; Sets Them Apart from 'Aryans' " "Aim Is to Meet Pledge Made to Rublee and to Free 'Germans' for 'State-Political' Jobs---'100-a-Day' Emigration Edict Denied". The text begins: "Having eliminated all Jews from trade, industry and the professions, the government has now issued a decree drafting all German & Stateless Jews for work on both public & private enterprises, but in a ghetto-like separation from 'Aryan' workers...". The second has one column heads: "Gandhi Weakening As Fast Con... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2018 16:37

$62.00
160899

MAHATMA GANDHI Fasting Until Death Hunger Strike BEGINS in India 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372210118156

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, August 16, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi fast until death starts The top of the front page has a two column heading: "MAHATMA GANDHI STARTED TODAY ON WHAT HE DECLARED WILL BE A HUNGER STRIKE UNTIL DEATH" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 02, 2018 15:26

$40.00
160563

PARTITION OF Union of INDIA Dominion of Pakistan Independence 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372199108725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, August 18, 1947 * India and Pakistan independence The front page has a one column heading: "Indian Leaders Move To Quell Punjab Strife" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 18, 2018 07:59

$37.00
160372

2 PARTITION OF INDIA British Division Accepted Mountbatten Plan 1947 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391960350085

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 3 & 4, 1947 * Partition of India * Mountbatten Plan The front page of the June 3rd issue has a one column heading: "Dominion Status For India Soon, British Declare" with subhead. (see) The June 4th issue has a follow-up report with a one column heading also on the front page: "Promises India Britain To Keep No Bases There" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 12 & 14 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 11, 2018 07:29

$47.00
160095

MAHATMA GANDHI Last Fast for Communal Peace in India ENDS 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372177480126

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1948 * Mahatma Gandhi last fast ends The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Gandhi Sees Harmony Won" with subhead: "Fast Held to Achieve Aim...." (See) First report coverage on Mahatma Gandhi ending his "Third Hindu-Muslim unity fast: restoration of communal peace" which was also his very last prior to his assassination less than two weeks later. 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 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 26, 2018 15:25

$45.00
159899

EMIL CARLSEN Impressionist Painter Death & Mahatma Gandhi Arrest 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372170332413

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 4, 1932 * Gandhi arrested - The Mahatma * Emil Carlsen death (1st report) * American Impressionist painter The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI SENT TO JAIL; PARTY TO BE BANNED; ALL INDIA QUITS WORK" with subheads. (see) lengthy text. Page 21 has a one column heading: "EMIL CARLSEN DIES; FAMOUS PAINTER" with subheads. (see) 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 the subscription cost, libraries & instit... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2018 07:10

$39.00
159788

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK Voyage & Western Hemisphere (America) MAP 1773 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391944948992

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1773 * Captain James Cook * North America map Certainly the prime feature of this issue is the very nice foldout map which accompanies the lengthy article: "Epitome of Lieut. Cooke's Voyage Round the World", showing most of North America, all of South America down to Cape Horn, and even portions of West Africa, Spain, France & England. Notice the shape of Florida & California. This map folds out to 9 3/4 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition with a bit of light offsetting from being folded into itself for over 200 years (see). The article takes nearly 7 pages and begins: "The voyage abounds with so many interesting & entertaining particulars, r... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2018 14:10

$325.00
157334

Great UNITED STATES CAPITOL BUILDING Pre Civil War Era PRINT 1856 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391890516735

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BALLOU'S PICTORIAL, Boston, April 19, 1856 * United States Capitol Building Formatted much like Harper's Weekly, but preceding it by several years. The ftpg. has an allegorical illus. of the: "State of Illinois" with an article on the state. The prime feature of the issue is a great double page centerfold of the: "National Capitol" in Washington, D.C., showing it as it will look in the future with the extensions and new dome. A related article as well. Another full pg. has 3 prints of modes of transportation in India, and another pg. has a print of: "A Southern Planter's Home In Alabama". Sixteen pages, bit of minor foxing near margins, good condition.

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Ends October 18, 2017 14:12

$46.00
155532

INDIRA GANDHI India Woman Prime Minister Leader ASSASSINATION 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372015959710

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PHOENIX GAZETTE, Arizona, Oct. 31, 1984 * Indira Gandhi assassination * India Prime Minister The headline announces: "Gandhi killed by bodyguards" with photo. (see) The complete first section with 20 pages, in good condition.

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Ends August 16, 2017 15:09

$44.00
155186

MAHATMA GANDHI Ends First Round Table Conference INDIA & Britain 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828355199

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 20, 1931 * First Round Table Conference ends * Mahatma Gandhi demands swaraj * Constitutional reforms in India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PLEDGE OF AUTONOMY CLOSES INDIA PARLEY; MOVE TO WIN GANDHI" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:33

$39.00
155183

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand INDIA Independence & Home Rule 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828348356

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, September 16, 1931 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi * Fight for India's independence * The Mahatma The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI FEARS DEFEAT, WAR"(see) Coverage on the Second Round Table Conference in London. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:24

$35.00
155117

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand Kingsley Hall Radio SPEECH 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827547846

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1931 * Mahatma Gandhi visits London * Kingsley Hall radio speech The front page has one column headings that include: "GANDHI IN RADIO PLEA ASKS AMERICA TO AID" "India Shows World Way to Peace in Her Non-Violent Struggle for Freedom, He Says" and more. Complete text of his speech on page 6. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 33 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 subscribe... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:22

$37.00
155106

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas 21-Day Fast Final Day for INDIA Freedom 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827478478

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi nearing the end * Third anti-untouchability fast (21 days) The top of page 18 has one column headings: "GANDHI IS SERENE; ORDEAL NEARS END" "Nausea and Weakness mark Nineteenth Day of His Three Weeks' Fast" and more. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 28, 2017 08:27

$37.00
154347

QUETTA EARTHQUAKE Baluchistan British India Pakistan DISASTER 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391795899876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 1, 1935 * Quetta Earthquake (1st report) * Baluchistan, British Raj (Pakistan) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "20,000 DIE IN INDIAN QUAKE; WIDE AREA IS DEVASTATED; 43 BRITISH AIRMEN VICTIMS" with subheads and related map. More on page 3 with two related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2017 10:44

$37.00
153928

MAHATMA GANDHI Forces Seizes Solapur Indian Independence Movement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371946441964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, May 13, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Siege of Solapur, Maharashtra, India * Indian Independence Movement The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Troops Crush Sholapur Revolt; Native Rule Is Short Lived; Arrest Six, Gandhists Flee" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, A few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: During the Indian independence movement, the people of Solapur enjoyed full freedom on 9–11 May 1930. However, this resulted in the executions of Mallappa Dhanshetti, Abdul Rasool Qurban Hussein, Jagannath Bhagwan Shinde ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2017 13:17

$34.00
153770

MAHATMA GANDHI Gujarat India Villages Automobile Campaign SALT 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371933644665

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Fight for India independence (Salt tax) * Gujarat, India villages campaign Page 13 has one column headings: "GANDHI RESTS, WORN BY CONSTANT STRAIN" "Indian Leader's Nerves Frayed--Campaign of Disobedience Spreads Over the Country" "He Explains At Speech" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Gandhi launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March of 1930. This was highlighted by the famous Salt March to Dandi from 12 March to 6 April, where he marched 388 kilometres (241 m... See More  

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Ends May 28, 2017 15:21

$36.00
153743

MAHATMA GANDHI Gujarat India Villages Automobile Campaign SALT 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371933250239

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Fight for India independence (Salt tax) * Gujarat, India villages campaign Page 10 has one column headings: "GANDHI TO SPREAD HIS GOSPEL BY AUTO" "Abandons Collection of Salt at Dandi to Begin Whirlwind Tour of Gujarat Villages" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Gandhi launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March of 1930. This was highlighted by the famous Salt March to Dandi from 12 March to 6 April, where he marched 388 kilometres (241 mi) from Ahmedabad to Da... See More  

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Ends May 28, 2017 07:29

$36.00
152989

GEORGE V King of the United Kingdom & India FUNERAL Burial 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391731009129

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 29, 1936 * George V funeral & burial * King of the United Kingdom The top of the front page has a two column headline: "GEORGE V IS BURIED WITH REGAL POMP AS NATION GRIEVES" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 9 with five related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 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 indi... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2017 14:48

$33.00
152919

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA in India Wearing Muslim Garb as a Spy ? 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391729757293

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 27, 1928 * T. E. Lawrence Muslim saint - spy ? * World War I - Arab Revolt & more fame The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Report Lawrence Now a Moslim Saint Spying on the Bolshevist Agents in India" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60 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 April 15, 2017 07:59

$42.00
152912

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA Revolt & WWI Fame Returns to England 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371894021397

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1929 * T. E. Lawrence returns to England * World War I - Arab Revolt & more fame The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Lawrence of Arabia Hides in London; Flees Reporters on Arriving From India" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition, a few binding slits along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends April 15, 2017 07:33

$44.00
151797

CHARLES KINGSFORD SMITH Southern Cross Airplane DISAPPEARS Death 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371856221593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 9, 1935 * Sir Charles Kingsford Smith * Australian aviator - Southern Cross * Goes missing in airplane flight (death) The front page has a one column heading: "KINGSFORD-SMITH STILL UNREPORTED" with subheads. (see) Coverage continues on page 6 with two related photos. See below for more information. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 su... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2017 14:15

$33.00
151772

CHARLES KINGSFORD SMITH Southern Cross Fateful Airplane Flight 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391692862928

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 23, 1935 * Sir Charles Kingsford Smith * Australian aviator - Southern Cross * Fateful flight to Australia begins The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "Kingsford-Smith Off on Flight to Australia; Leaves England Despite a Recent Illness" with photo. (see) See below for more information. 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 the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscriber... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2017 15:23

$33.00
148867

JAWAHARLAL NEHRU Pandit Mahatma Gandhi's Chief Aide JAIL SENTENCE 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391605160672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, April 15, 1930 * Jawaharlal Nehru prison sentence * Mahatma Gandhi's chief aide Page 5 has a one column heading: "INDIAN CONGRESS HEAD IS ARRESTED" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning, address label near top of the front page, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:07

$35.00
148863

GANDHI-IRWIN PACT Agreement Signed Mahatma India & British 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371772713750

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 4, 1931 * Gandhi-Irwin Pact reached (early 1st report) * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin - India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "INDIA'S PEACE ASSURED BY COMPROMISE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:00

$45.00
148714

Comic Actor CHARLIE CHAPLIN Meets India MAHATMA GANDHI in London 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599959327

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 23, 1931 * Comedian actor Charlie Chaplin * Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Gandhi Realizes His Wish to Meet Chaplin; Comedian Kneels With Mahatma at Devotions" (see) First report coverage on Charlie Chaplin meeting Mahatma Gandhi in London, England. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Page 8 has a one column heading: "GANDHI SEEKS A KEY TO COMMUNAL ISSUE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage ... See More  

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Ends November 18, 2016 12:55

$42.00
148444

CHARLES WEBSTER LEADBEATER Theosophy Occultist Spiritualism DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371760401621

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1934 * Charles Webster Leadbeater death * Occultist - spiritualism - thesophist Page 19 has a one column heading: "Dr. C. W. Leadbeater Dead In India At 86" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Charles Webster Leadbeater, Theosophical Society member and occultist. 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 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 issues to remain very white & sturdy into the pre... See More  

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:52

$33.00
148263

MATHATMA GANDHI ARRESTED Civil Disobedience Movement in India 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754549496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi arrested * Civil disobedience movement * Ahmedabad, India The front page has an article headed: "GANDHI ARRESTED; NEW FAST FEARED" "Wife, Secretary and 30 of His Followers Seized in New 'Disobedience' Move" "Abandons His Seminary" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:20

$36.00
147874

MAHATMA GANDHI Untouchables Campaign Fast Unto Death JAIL RELEASE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371743959228

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi jail release * Campaign against untouchability * Fast unto death ends Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Fast Wins Gandhi Unconditional Release; A Week Without Food, He Weighs 90 Pounds" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:33

$33.00
146883

MAHATMA GANDHI Civil Disobedience Program INDIA & British 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371711025510

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1931 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi * Civil Disobedience * The Mahatma The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI CHIEFS ORDER CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE TO CONTINUE IN INDIA" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 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 subscri... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2016 14:46

$40.00
145901

MAHATMA GANDHI Death Fast & Al "Scarface" Capone Prison Release ? 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501149828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1932 * Mahatma Gandhi death fast * Gangster Al Capone * Prison release ? The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI GROWS WEAK; TRUCE THOUGHT NEAR" with subheads. (see) Page 14 has a one column heading: "AL CAPONE MAKES NEW LIBERTY PLEA" 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-qual... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:45

$34.00
145897

MAHATMA GANDHI Ends Six Days FASTING Harijans Poona India 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501146732

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 27, 1932 * Mohandas Gandhi - The Mahatma * Six day fasting - hunger strike ends * Untouchables to Harijans * Poona, India The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Gandhi Breaks Fast as British Accepts Pact; Hindus Launch Drive to End Untouchability" (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-qua... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:40

$37.00
145415

BLACKWELL'S ISLAND Insane Lunitic Asylum PRINT Nellie Bly Fame 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371661693288

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Feb. 19, 1876 * Blackwell's Island insane asylum * Nellie Bly fame A very nice doublepage centerfold: "Snowballing" which shows a snowball fight among children. Also a fullpg. print: "America Sketches: Prison Life on Blackwell's Island", and another doublepg. centerfold: "Arrival of the Prince of Wales at Lahore" in India. Complete in 28 pages, great condition.

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Ends July 20, 2016 15:26

$37.00
144503

1st B-29 SUPERFORTRESSES Bombers Japan Mainland Attack 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371633254839

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, WAR EXTRA, June 15, 1944 * B-29 Superfortresses * Bombing mainland Japan (1st time) * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "YANKS BOMB JAPAN" with subhead: "Super B-29S Blast Nip Homeland" Nice for display here. Complete with all 24 pages, a little margin wear, light toning along central fold and right margin, otherwise nice condition. wikipedia notes: On 15 June 1944, 47 B-29s launched from Chengdu, China, bombed the Imperial Iron and Steel Works at Yawata Japan. This was the first attack on Japanese islands since the Doolittle raid in April 1942. The first B-29 combat losses occurred during this raid, with one B-29 destroyed on ... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2016 06:48

$45.00
143722

MAHATMA GANDHI Returns to India from Round Table Conferences 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391443800274

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 29, 1931 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi * The Mahatma returns to India * Round Table Conference in London The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI WARNS INDIA TO BE READY TO FIGHT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Mahatma Gandhi's return to India from the Gandhi-Irwin Pact negotiations in London. 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 the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals wer... See More  

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Ends May 27, 2016 15:40

$33.00
143685

MAHATMA GANDHI Meets King & Queen - Ole Edvart Rolvaag DEATH 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391443059602

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1931 * Ole Edvart Rølvaag death * Norwegian-American novelist * Mahatma Gandhi in London Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Gandhi, in Loincloth, Meets King and Queen; Arrives Late at Palace and Leaves Early" (see) Page 23 has a one column heading: "DR. OLE E. ROLVAAG, NOVELIST, DIES AT 55" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:13

$33.00
143679

ISAAC NEWTON LEWIS World War I Era U.S. Army Gun Inventor DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391443054558

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1931 * Isaac Newton Lewis death * Lewis Gun inventor - WWI era * Osman Ali Khan & Mahatma Gandhi Page 25 has a one column heading: "COL. LEWIS, FAMOUS INVENTOR, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Isaac Newton Lewis, United States Army officer and the invenotr of the Lewis Gun. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 individual... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2016 15:05

$34.00
142805

CHARLIE CHAPLIN Returns to London & Mahatma Gandhi - Lord Irwin 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391420215279

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 20, 1931 * Actor/comedian Charlie Chaplin * Returns to London, England * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin * Gandhi-Irwin Pact agreement talks Page 6 has a one column heading: "CHAPLIN BESIEGED BY LONDON CROWDS" with subheads. (see) Page 8 has a one column heading: "IRWIN AND GANDHI IN SURPRISE PARLEY" with subheads. (see) 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 the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individua... See More  

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Ends April 29, 2016 15:02

$34.00
141476

PARTITION OF INDIA Pakistan Independence & Howard Hughes Trial 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371556387082

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE KNICKERBOCKER NEWS, Albany, August 16, 1947. * Partition of Palestine * Judaica - Jewish Page 2 has a one column heading: "India Next On Russia's Schedule" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2016 16:30

$28.00
138165

MAHATAMA GANDHI Lord Irwin PACT Ratified - SALT MAKING India 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391318983291

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1931 * Gandhi-Irwin Pact ratified * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin * India free to make their own salt The front page has one column headings that include: "GANDHI TRIUMPHANT AT INDIAN CONGRESS; WILL GO TO LONDON" "Truce With Viceroy Ratified, He Will Attend Parley With Party's Full Mandate" and more. (see) First report coverage on the ratification of the Gandhi-Irwin Pact. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, al... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:07

$39.00
137856

Rare 1842 STEAMSHIP Acadia New York Herald Extra BROADSIDE Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371480250476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, EXTRA, May 21, 1842 A broadside "issue, being single sheet & printed on one side only. The front page has at the top: “Arrival Of The Steamship Acadia”, plus an engraving of a steamship “15 Days Later From Europe”, bringing news from China & India, Algiers, Spain & France, and “Miscellaneous Items” as well. Evenly toned, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2015 08:52

$53.00
137502

INDIA INDEPENDENCE DAY Rally Celebration Mahatma Gandhi Bombay 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391301266084

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1930 * Independence rally in Bombay India * Mahatma Gandhi Page 6 has one column headings: "REDS IN INDIA CLASH WITH NATIONALISTS" "300 Tear Down Latter's Falgs at Huge 'Independence Day' Meeting in Bombay" "ASSAIL GANDHI PROGRAM" and more. (see) 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 the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Very nice... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2015 14:22

$40.00
137341

Mohandas Karamchand MAHATMA GANDHI Jail Release India Leader 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371467978009

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 27, 1931 * Mahatma Gandhi jail release (1st report) The front page has one column headings that include: "M'DONALD TRIUMPHS IN DEBATE ON INDIA AS GANDHI GOES FREE" "The Nationalist Leader Predicts His Rearrest Soon--Many of His Aides Released" and more. (see) Continues on page 8 with small photo of Gandhi. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 prim... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2015 05:09

$52.00
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