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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
167457

12 TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE Solomon Northup Kidnapping into Slavery 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372468115375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, Jan. 20, 1853 * Twelve Years a Slave * Solomon Northup * Kidnapped into slavery The front page has a detailed account of the 1841 abduction and subsequent enslavement of freedman Solomon Northup as described in his 1853 memoir "Twelve Years a Slave" and depicted in the 2013 Oscar-winning film based on his account. Second column heads announce: "THE KIDNAPPING CASE. Narrative of the Seizure and Recovery of Solomon Northrup" "Interesting Disclosures". The article takes 2 1/2 columns. Solomon Northup was born a free man & married a free woman of color and started his family. During a trip to Washington, DC, the farmer and violinist was drugged, kidnapped, and sold into slavery for a period of twelve... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2018 07:24

$550.00
167408

Outlaws BONNIE AND CLYDE Barrow Parker & John Dillinger HUNTED 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372466206807

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 6, 1934 * Bonnie and Clyde on the run * John Dillinger hunted Page E7 (inside) has one column headings that include: "CRIME WAVE STIRS TEXAS POLITICIANS" "Force Poorly Equipped" and more. (see) Coverage on the hunt for Clyde Barrow and his "cigar smoking" woman companion, Bonnie Parker. See photos for text here. Rare to find reporting on this famous duo prior to their deaths. Also on the same page are one column headings that include: "DILLINGER ESCAPE IRKS TWO STATES" and more. (see) Coverage on the hunt for John Dillinger shortly after the famous gun battle at Little Bohemia Lodge. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory ... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2018 13:47

$67.00
167406

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392144831945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flight across the Atlantic Ocean * Airplane "Friendship" Page 26 has a one column heading: "MISS EARHART HAILS AMERICAN AIR PLANS" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Amelia Earhart being the guest of honor in England just after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition. Note: While the major historic events in Amelia Earhart's life can be read about through multiple venues (books, newspapers, magazines, etc.), many of the more obscure events can only be found within a handful (at most) of daily new... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2018 13:47

$39.00
167405

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392144831245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flight across the Atlantic Ocean * Airplane "Friendship" Page 23 has one column headings: " MISS EARHART SLIPS FROM HOST TO FLY" "Eager for the Air, She Takes Off at Croydon, Handling Controls Herself" and more. (see) Coverage on Amelia Earhart being the guest of honor in England just after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Interesting report here as she wanted to prove to the public that she could fly a airplane herself. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition. Note: While the major historic events in Amelia Earhart's life can... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2018 13:45

$47.00
167390

Best BARBARA STANWYCK Hollywood Movie Film Actress & Model DEATH 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392144826599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 21, 1990 * Barbara Stanwyck death (1st report) * Movie - film & TV actress model singer * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has an article headed: "Barbara Stanwyck Dies; Career Spanned 60 Years" which includes a photo of her. The article carries over to page 36. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-38, nice condition.

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Ends November 09, 2018 13:36

$97.00
167340

PORT JERVIS Orange County New York Robert Lewis NEGRO LYNCHING 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372464900987

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 4, 1892 * Robert Lewis lynching - African American * Port Jervis, Orange County, New York The top of the front page has one column headings: "THE LYNCHING DENOUNCED" "People Of Port Jervis Deplore The Disgrace" "and more. (see) Twelve pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: Robert Lewis was a 28-year-old African American man who was lynched in Port Jervis, New York on June 2, 1892. His lynching was attended by a mob of 2,000 people, and may have inspired Stephen Crane's The Monster. He was accused by the mob of assaulting a white woman, Lena McMahon, in an incident by the Neversink River, after she had been meeting with her estranged suitor, a ... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2018 13:42

$40.00
167159

RE. AMELIA EARHART'S 1st Woman Transatlantic Flight Solo PHOTO 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392135261732

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 1, 1932 * re. Amelia Earhart's transatlantic flight * 1st woman to achieve solo * Photo with 1st person to greet her Page 3 has a two column photo with heading: "The First Man To Greet Mrs. Putnam" with brief text underneath. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 48 pages, light creasing, a little spine wear, otherwise very nice.

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Ends November 01, 2018 15:28

$37.00
167131

GRAF ZEPPELIN Airship 1st Around World Flight Completion Eckener 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372455689071

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ALBANY EVENING NEWS, Albany, New York, August 29, 1929 * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin * 1st to fly around the World (historic) * Hugo Eckener This 34 page newspaper has a seven column headline on the front page: "Air Epic Completed as Zeppelin Lands Safely" with subheads that include: "DARING DASH ROUND WORLD ESTABLISHED NEW RECORDS" and more. (see) Other news of the day including front page reporting on early struggles in Jerusalem and Palestine. (see headlines in photos) Light browning with some spine wear, otherwise in good condition. wikipedia notes: The growing popularity of the "giant of the air" made it easy for Zeppelin company chief Dr. Hugo Eckener to find sponsors for a "Round... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 15:40

$48.00
167706

LIZZIE BORDEN Fall River Massachusetts Hatchet Murders TRIAL End 1893 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372477894061

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., June 20, 1893 * Lizzie Borden murder trial ending * Fall River, Massachusetts * Woman hatchet killings Page 4 has an article with coverage on the ending of the the Lizzie Borden murder case, with the top of the page heads: "Summing Up the Great Case" "An Able Plea For Lizzie Borden" and more. Ten pages, toning at the margins, a little spine wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends October 29, 2018 08:44

$39.99
166993

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372449601260

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, February 4, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South * First Battle of Bull Run * Official reports from the Confederates 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, it surrendering 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 is a particularly significant issue... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:05

$188.00
166992

CONFEDERATE General George McClellan Nominated President1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131432876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Sept. 3, 1864 * General George McClellan * Presidential nomination * Rare Confederate title Not only a very nice newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has: "The War News with several subheads from various fields of operation: "From Atlanta" "From Mobile" "From Louisiana" and "From Charleston". Also on the ftpg: "Retaliation" and "The Battle of Reams" "City Intelligence" and a couple of items with small heads: "Life in the Trenches Before Atlanta" & "A Woman Soldier". The bkpg. has a lengthy editorial which begins: "The nomination of General McClellan by the Democratick Convention at Chicago uniting upon him both the Peace an... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 15:04

$83.00
166980

BERYL MARKHAM Kenyan Woman Solo Transatlantic Airplane Flight 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372449595396

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 6, 1936 * Kenyan aviator Beryl Markham * Record transatlantic solo airplane flight * 1st Woman to achieve from East to West The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MRS. MARKHAM CRASHES IN A CAPE BRETON FIELD AFTER CROSSING ATLANTIC" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Beryl Markham's solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean from east to west. Article continues on page 3 with 2 related photo and a map. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section with 24 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2018 14:58

$40.00
166965

ONA MUNSON "Gone With The Wind" Movie Film Actress SUICIDE Death 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131397512

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., February 12, 1955 * Ona Munson suicide death * American film - movie actress * "Gone With the Wind" Belle Watling The bottom of the front page has a small one column photo with heading: "Free Again" and brief text. (see) First report coverage on the suicide death of this American actress in silent movies, vaudeville and theater. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In 1955, plagued by ill health, she committed suicide at the age of 51 with an overdose of barbiturates in her apartment in New York. A note found next to her deathbed read, "This is the only way I ... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 14:03

$37.00
166963

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372449538957

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass. June 25, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flight across the Atlantic Ocean * Airplane "Friendship" The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MISS EARHART AND COMPANIONS DINED BY ENGLISH NOTABLES" with subhead. (see) Coverage on Amelia Earhart being the guest of honor in England just after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends October 26, 2018 14:02

$47.00
166960

MAE WEST "Adam and Eve" Radio Sketch FCC Obscene Censorship 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131396842

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, January 15, 1938 * Actress Mae West * "Adam and Eve" * FCC censorship The top of the front page has one column headings : "Mae West Script Brings Sharp Rebuke From FCC" "NBC Is Censured for 'Vulgar' Broadcast of 'Adam and Eve'---59 Substations Are Criticized--Company Apology IS Rejected" Coverage on famous actress Mae West's radio program "Adam and Eve" in which protest arose due to inappropriate scenes. These scenes would be considered Disney like in today's society. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 32 pages, rag edition nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2018 14:01

$38.00
167685

Best JOHN DILLINGER ASSASSINATION Gangster Outlaw Chicago Theater 1934 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392151483358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 24, 1934 * John Dillinger shot dead * Chicago theater w/ photos * Best title to be had - very rare Simply a terrific issue if for no other reason than this is a report concerning the killing of outlaw John Dillinger in a Chicago newspaper--the city where it happened. The bold banner headline proclaims: "JEALOUSY SET DILLINGER TRAP" with subheads: "Federal Clew Is Traced To A Love Rivalry" "Girl and Ex-Convict Linked to Case". The article carries over to page 2 where also is found a wealth of additional articles including: "Throngs Fight For Glimpse Of Dead Dillinger" "Undertaker Refused Body Till Curious Get Fill" "Dillinger Dies Before Woman Who Knew Him" "Dillinger Used Nun's Disgui... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2018 09:25

$449.99
167664

JACQUELINE COCHRAN Female Aviator Wins Bendix Airplane Race Trophy1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372474079072

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1938 * Jacqueline Cochran - Woman aviator * Wins Bendix transcontinental air race The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MISS COCHRAN WINS BENDIX AIR RACE; CLOSE TO RECORD" with subheads that include: "Only Woman in Cross-Country Derby Collects $12,500 in Beating Nine Men" and more. First report coverage continues on page 3 with three related photo. (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 18 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 25, 2018 09:26

$37.00
166889

BERTHA KALICH Jews Jewish Yiddish Theatre Stage Actress DEATH 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372447506902

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1939 * Bertha Kalich death (1st report) * Jewish actress - American Yiddish Theatre * Charles A. Lindbergh called to duty The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "MME. KALICH DIES; FAMOUS ACTRESS" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 24, 2018 15:41

$39.00
167572

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392149276691

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart making history * Flies across the Atlantic Ocean * During flight coverage The front page has a three column headline: "EARHART PLANE SOARING OVER ATLANTIC; REPORTED NEARLY HALF WAY TO IRELAND EIGHTS HOURS AFTER LEAVING TREPASSEY" with subheads and sketching of Earhart. (see) Much more on pages 2 & 3 with three related photos and map. Loads of text here. 1st report coverage on Amelia Earhart's famous Atlantic Ocean flight. (during) 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, a few small binding slits along the spi... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2018 14:23

$89.99
166786

ELLEN TERRY Famous English William Shakespearean Actress DEATH 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443046328

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, July 21, 1928 * Ellen Terry death (1st report) * English Shakespearean actress The front page has a one column heading: "Ellen Terry Dies Famous Actress Quit Stage in '21" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:15

$35.00
166777

FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN 1st Black Woman Jane Bolin Sworn In Judge 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392127768968

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1939 * Jane Bolin sworn in as judge (NYC) * 1st African-American black Woman The top of page 7 has a very notable item, being a report of the first African-American woman judge in the United States. The article features a photo of Jane Bolin being sworn into office, headed: "Mayor Swears In Negro Woman as Judge; Summons Her to Office, Then Breaks News". The article begins: "Told by telephone that Mayor LaGuardia wanted to see her yesterday...Miss Jane M. Bolin obeyed the summons, wondering what the Mayor wished to speak to her about and got one of the surprises of her life when he swore her in as the first Negro woman justice of the Domestic Relations Court.... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:07

$98.00
166677

Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Famous Wooden Gun Escape CROWN POINT JAIL 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372440924540

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1934 * Bank robber John Dillinger * Crown Point, Indiana Jail * Famous wooden gun escape told The back page has an article headed: "Dillinger's Escape Described At Trial" "Warden Testifies About 'Toy Gun' as Deputy Is Accused of Aiding Outlaw". (see) This was one of the most famous escapes from a high security jail in United States history. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: On March 3, 1934, Dillinger escaped from the "escape-proof" (as it was dubbed by local authorities at the time) Crown Point, Indiana county jail which was guarded by many police and national guardsmen. ... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2018 15:22

$38.00
166496

HELEN KELLER Deaf & Blind Woman Author New York World's Fair Visit1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392123019417

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 30, 1939 * Helen Keller - deathblindness Woman * 1939 New York World's Fair visit The top of page 14 has a seven column headline: "Helen Keller, Charmed by the Exposition, Promises to Visit It Again" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 12, 2018 15:43

$38.00
166381

NATALIE WOOD American Film Movie Television TV Actress DEATH 1981 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119277436

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 30, 1981 * Natalie Wood death (1st report) * American film & T.V. actress * Best title to be had ? The top of the front has a banner headline: "Natalie Wood Clues Sought" with subhead and photo. (see) Much more on page 3. Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, good condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:45

$97.00
166317

Polish Stage & Film Actress POLA NEGRI Injured - Mdivani Wife 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372426704767

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Conn., September 8, 1928 * Polish actress Pola Negri The front page has a one column heading: "Pola Negri Is in Paris Hospital, Thrown by Horse" with photo of Negri. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 05, 2018 07:53

$37.00
166100

DOROTHY HALE American Socialite & Actress SUICIDE Jump Death 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392106706661

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1938 * Dorothy Hale suicide death * American socialite & actress * New York City building jump The top of the back page has a one column heading: "DOROTHY HALE DIES IN 16-STORY PLUNGE" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on American socialite and actress, Dorothy Hale, committing suicide by jumping from a NYC building. 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 rat... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2018 15:14

$46.00
166041

Rare DENVER Mile-High City COLORADO Old West 1886 Illustrated Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372404326157

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLORADO GRAPHIC, Denver, Nov. 6, 1886 * Rare Old West title True to its name, this issue has various illustrations on 7 of its 8 pages, all with different themes and of people and places. Included are prints of: "A Curious Old Town" being New Orleans; a print of: "Mrs. Lucy Parsons" and an article on her headed: "The Woman Anarchist" with the text taking nearly 1 1/2 columns. Lucy Parsons was an American labor organizer, radical socialist and anarchist communist. She is remembered as a powerful orator. Also many other prints. Eight pages, some margin tears, irregular at the spine from disbinding, a bit fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends September 15, 2018 14:48

$76.00
165956

VALENTINA TERESHKOVA Russian Cosmonaut First 1st Woman in Space 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392102630956

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 17, 1963 * Valentina Tereshkova - Russian cosmonaut * First Woman in space - Vostok 6 The front page banner headline announces: "SOVIET ORBITS FIRST COSMONETTE" with subheads including: "26-Year-Old Woman Believed Destined for Rendezvous in Space" and more with 2 related photos of the famous woman. A nice report of the Soviet Union rocketing the first ever woman in space. Complete in 22 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 13, 2018 15:44

$72.00
165722

JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES Macroeconomics Economist & Mae Busch DEATHS 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372393293666

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1946 * John Maynard Keynes death * Macroeconomics in governments * Australian actress Mae Busch death * Laurel and Hardy fame The front page has a one column heading: "LORD KEYNES DIES OF HEART ATTACK" with subhead. (see) Coverage continues in page 21 with photo. Also on page 21 is a one column heading: "MAE BUSCH, KNOWN ON SCREEN, STAGE" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:51

$42.00
165618

PAULINE FREDERICK American Stage Film Movie Actress Photo DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392093792880

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1938 * Pauline Frederick death (1st report) * American stage and film actress The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "PAULINE FREDERICK DIES ON THE COAST" with subheads and photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in condition.

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Ends September 01, 2018 15:44

$38.00
165584

KATHARINE CARL Empress Dowager Cixi Portrait Painter Fame DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392093110834

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1938 * Katharine Augusta Carl death * American woman portrait painter * Empress Dowager Cixi fame The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "WOMAN PAINTER DIES FROM SCALDS" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Katharine Carl, American portrait painter. She dies from burns received while taking a bath in her New York City apartment. 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 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2018 15:37

$37.00
165582

LILLIAN GISH & Ruby Keeler Movie Film Actresses DEATH 1993 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372388125205

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 1, 1993 * Lillian Gish death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actress * Ruby Keeler death (1st report) * Musical actress - singer - dancer * Best title to be had ? The bottom half of the ftpg. has a boxed section headed: "Death Takes Screen Legend Gish and Dance Star Keeler" with photos of both Ruby Keeler and Lillian Gish. The articles of both carry over to pages 17 and 18 & including more photos (see). Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-20, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2018 15:36

$70.00
165545

ANNA MARIE HAHN Woman Serial Killer Electric Chair EXECUTION 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372387122579

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 8, 1938 * Anna Marie Hahn execution (electric chair) * German-American Woman serial killer The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "ANNA HAHN DIES IN ELECTRIC CHAIR" 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 with all 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2018 14:46

$40.00
165438

AMELIA EARHART Woman Aviator Airplane CRASH Lands in Pittsburgh 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372382307068

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 1, 1928 * Aviator Amelia Earhart * Crash lands in Pittsburgh Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Miss Earhart and G.P. Putnam in Plane Crash; Both Escape Without Injury at Pittsburgh" History shows that Earhart was on her way to Cleveland when she flew over Pittsburgh and was so impressed with the city she decided to land there. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, rag edition, irregular along the spine, a little other margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends August 25, 2018 15:36

$42.00
165371

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372380303541

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart... Airplane "Friendship" * About to make history... 1st stage of flight Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The front page has a four column headline: "SOUTHERN CROSS SPANS OCEAN TO FIJI IN LONGEST SEA FLIGHT EVER MADE; GIRL FLIER REACHES NEWFOUNDLAND" with subheads. (see) Loads of text continues inside with two related photos. Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for about 2 weeks. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the d... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2018 15:16

$78.00
165180

PEG ENTWISTLE Actress Suicide Death Jump HOLLYWOOD SIGN Letter "H"1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372371004022

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1932 * Actress Peg Entwistle suicide * Hollywood sign jump Page 2 has one column heads including: "PEG ENTWISTLE DIES IN HOLLYWOOD LEAP" "Actress Ends Life by Jumping Off Fifty-Foot Sign After Failure in the Movies" and more with a photo of Entwistle. This young actress, just 24 at the time, jumped off the letter "H" of the Hollywoodland sign in California, some years before the famous sign would be shorted to just "Hollywood". See the Wikipedia report on Peg Entwistle as she has remained a part of popular culture with "sightings" of her ghost, songs named after her and a theatrical production as well. Complete in 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 15:37

$87.00
165147

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1894 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084197218

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., March 10, 1900 * Rare title * Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby (see the web for more), a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage. Included are a ftpg. poem: "To Susan B. Anthony" written by William Lloyd Garrison" and "Address by Elizabeth Cady Stanton". Four page... See More  

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Ends August 15, 2018 14:49

$39.00
164947

ANNA SAGE "Woman in Red" re. John Dillinger's Murder $5000 Reward 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372358967298

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 30, 1935 * re. John Dillinger's assassination * Anna Sage - Ana Cumpănaș * "Woman in Red" $$ reward The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "DILLINGER SPOTTER SAYS SHE GOT $5,000" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning with some margin wear, generally good.

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Ends August 04, 2018 13:38

$39.00
164905

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372356271995

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flight across the Atlantic Ocean * Airplane "Friendship" Page 23 has one column headings: " MISS EARHART SLIPS FROM HOST TO FLY" "Eager for the Air, She Takes Off at Croydon, Handling Controls Herself" and more. (see) Coverage on Amelia Earhart being the guest of honor in England just after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Interesting report here as she wanted to prove to the public that she could fly a airplane herself. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. Note: While the major historic events in Amelia Earhart's l... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2018 10:21

$52.00
164674

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372340307760

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The front page has a three column headline: "EARHART PLANE TUNED FOR FLIGHT TODAY" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for about 2 weeks. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & l... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:44

$49.00
164624

WINECOFF HOTEL FIRE Deadliest (Ellis) Disaster Atlanta GA Georgia 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372336932631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, Dec. 7, 1946 * Winecoff Hotel fire * Atlanta Georgia GA * Early 1st report on same day The front page has a nice banner headline: "122 PERISH IN ATLANTA HOTEL FIRE" with subheads that include: "Many Leap To Death From The Flaming Structure" and more (see). A very early, same day report, likely why no photos were available. Complete in 16 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice. wikipedia notes: Hostelry Winecoff is best known for a fire that occurred there on December 7, 1946, in which 119 people died. It remains the deadliest hotel fire in U.S. history, and prompted many changes in building codes. Guests at the ho... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2018 15:33

$82.00
164579

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064926731

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 26, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flight across the Atlantic Ocean * Airplane "Friendship" Page 26 has a one column heading: "MISS EARHART HAILS AMERICAN AIR PLANS" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Amelia Earhart being the guest of honor in England just after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. Note: While the major historic events in Amelia Earhart's life can be read about through multiple venues (books, newspapers, magazines, etc.), many of the more obscure events can only be found within a handful (at most) of da... See More  

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:13

$39.00
164577

Best MARLENE DIETRICH Hollywood Movie - Film Actress DEATH 1992 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392064925434

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 7, 1992 * Marlene Dietrich death (1st report) * German-American movie film actress * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a heading: "Marlene Dietrich, Classic Femme Fatale, Dies at 90" with subhead: "In Her Sultry Roles, she Brought a Worldly Sexuality & a Hint of Decadence to the Screen." A photo of her is included. The article carries over to page 40 & includes 2 more photos. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-42, nice condition.

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Ends July 14, 2018 15:12

$80.00
164253

RUTH ROLAND Stage & Film Movie Star Actress Producer DEATH 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392054967922

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 23, 1937 * Ruth Roland death (1st report) * Stage and film actress - producer The top of page 27 has a one column heading: "RUTH ROLAND DIES; FORMER FILM STAR" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:25

$37.00
164169

CIRCUS ADVERTISEMENT w/ Human Cannonball & Female Blondin ZUILA Prints 1880 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372319088360

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Cleveland, Ohio, July 30, 1880 * Circus ad * Human cannonball The last column of page 8 has a full length circus advertisement titled the "Greatest Show on Earth" which features: "A Human Being Shot From a Monster Cannon" "15 Trained Elephants" "Zuila, the Female Blondin" and more (see photos). Complete in 10 pages, news of the day with other advertisements. A little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 28, 2018 07:42

$23.00
163798

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK'S Third Voyage - Prince William Sound w/ Print 1784 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372305822012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE UNIVERSAL MAGAZINE, (London), November, 1784 * HMS Resolution - Royal Navy * Captain James Cook * Third Voyage - Gulf of Alaska This magazine--much more scarce than the Gentleman's Magazine--published in serial form the account of: "Captain Cook's Voyage to the Northern Hemisphere...", this issue containing reports from May, 1778 when they were exploring the Northwest coast of North America in search of a Northwest Passage. As noted in "The Content" at the top of the first page, topics include: "Progress Along the Coast of North America--Arrival at Prince William's Sound--Visited by the Natives--Their Attempt to Plunder the Discovery--Departure from the Sound..." and a bit more (see), ... See More  

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Ends June 13, 2018 15:37

$147.00
163538

CLARA BOW Hollywood Actress Roaring Twenties Sex Symbol DEATH 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372295438695

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, September 27, 1965 * Actress Clara Bow death * Silent film and talkies star * "Roaring Twenties" sex symbol The top of the front page is a one column heading: "'It Girl' Clara Bow Dies at 60" with 2 photos. (see) First report coverage on the death of Clara Bow, Hollywood actress and leading sex symbol of the "Roaring Twenties". Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 54 pages, a little spine wear, library stamp near the top of the front page, generally in good condition.

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Ends June 02, 2018 15:06

$46.00
163526

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman TRANSCONTINENTAL Airplane Flight Record 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392034745698

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orelans, August 26, 1932 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * 1st woman flight record * Aviation - airplanes Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Amelia Earhart Sets Speed Mark, Distance Record in Hop Over U. S." First report coverage on Amelia Earhart becoming the first women to make a non-stop transcontinental flight. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear along the central fold, some spine wear, generally good.

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Ends June 02, 2018 14:47

$42.00
163470

MARIE PREVOST Hollywood Silent Movie Film Actress DEATH w/ Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392033140454

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 24, 1937 * Marie Prevost death w/ photo * Hollywood film movie actress * Silent and talking pictures The top of page 25 has a one column headline: "MARIE PREVOST DIES ALONE IN HER HOME" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 31, 2018 15:52

$37.00
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