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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
165290

AMELIA EARHART Woman Aviator Airplane CRASH Lands in Pittsburgh 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392085878023

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 July 26, 2018 12:06

$37.00
165279

JACQUELINE COCHRAN Female Aviator Wins Bendix Airplane Race Trophy1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372374102572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 photos. (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, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 26, 2018 08:02

$37.00
165241

MABEL NORMAND Hollywood Silent Film Comedienne Actress DEATH 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392084833066

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1930 * Mabel Normand death (1st report) * Silent film comedienne and Actress * Charlie Chaplin & Fatty Arbuckle duo The front page one column headings: "MABEL NORMAND, FILM STAR, DEAD" "The Comedienne Succumbs to Turberculosis in California Sanitarium" and more. (see) Coverage continues inside with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, minor irregularity along the spine, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2018 15:45

$39.99
165203

ADOLPH HITLER Married to Eva Braun & Still Alive in Europe ? 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372371801366

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 10, 1945 * Adolph Hitler & Eva Braun married * Is he still alive in Europe ? * Post-World War II - WWII An interesting two column headline near the bottom of the front page: "Zhukoff Says Hitler Wed Actress In Berlin, May Be Alive in Europe". The article begins: "Adolf Hitler married two days before Berlin's fall and the lovers may have escaped from the German capital by plane..." and a quote noting: "...'We have found no corpse that could be Hitler's,'...". The complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 24, 2018 09:14

$59.99
165202

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


eBay Auction Item # 372371797685

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 July 24, 2018 09:08

$69.99
165200

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


eBay Auction Item # 392084613643

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" - 1st stage 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 nice four column headline that announces: "BOSTON GIRL STARTS FOR ATLANTIC HOP, REACHES HALIFAX, MAY GO ON TODAY" with subheads and photo. Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for about 2 weeks. Much more on page 2 with three more related photos. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Forty-four pages, close cut and some wear alo... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2018 08:55

$37.00
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
164417

Dictator ADOLPH HITLER Was Jewish ? Descended from Jews Descent 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392060321190

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1933 * Adolph Hitler was of Jewish descent... The top of page 7 has a very intriguing article with column heads: "HITLER TIE SEEN WITH CZECH JEWS" "Organ of Austrian Heimwehr Reports Direct Descent on His Mother's Side" " 'Forebears' Of Same Name" "Woman Who Left Czechoslovakia for Austria Declared a Sister of Chancellor's Grandmother". The article goes on to include: "...claiming proof that Herr Hitler was directly descended on his mother's side from a Jewish family of that name in Czechoslovakia..." with much more. Complete in 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on extremely high quality newsprint for institutional use. Very nice condition.

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Ends July 07, 2018 15:22

$62.00
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
163463

MARIANNA FL Negro Lynching & Beaumont TX Texas Race Riots 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392033135897

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 17, 1943 * Beaumont, Texas racial riots * Marianna, Florida negro lynching The back page has two column headings: "Texas City Under Martial Law As Races Clash in Beaumont Riots" "Negro's Attack on Woman Starts Violence in Which White Man Is Killed and Work at Shipyard Halted" Also a small one column heading: "Florida Prisoner Killed" First report coverage on the lynching of Cellos Harrison in Marianna, Florida. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. 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... See More  

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Ends May 31, 2018 15:43

$40.00
163263

IRENE FENWICK Silent Film Actress Lionel Barrymore Wife DEATH 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372286160125

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 25, 1936 * Irene Fenwick death * Stage & silent film actress * Wife of Lionel Barrymore The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "IRENE FENWICK, ACTRESS, IS DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 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 subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition

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Ends May 23, 2018 15:12

$38.00
163204

WILMA RUDOLPH Wins Record 3rd Gold Medal at Summer Olympics 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392023652144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, September 9, 1960 * Wilma Rudolph wins record breaking 3rd gold medal * 1960 Summer Olympics - track and field sprinter star The sport's section (page 33) has a four column headline: "Third Gold Medal to Wilma Rudolph" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy, Rudolph competed in three events on a cinder track in Rome's Stadio Olimpico: the 100- and 200-meter sprints, as well as the 4 × 100-meter relay. Rudolph, who won a gold medal in each of these events, became the first American woman to win th... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2018 15:16

$44.00
163161

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight SOLO 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392022737961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, May 20, 1932 * Amelia Earhart (1st stage) * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo (day of) The top of the front page has a two column photo with heading: "She Is Ready for Atlantic Flight" Also a one column heading: "2 SEA FLIGHTS TO BEGIN SOON" with subhead: "Amelia Earhart Putnam Plans Solo Hop to Europe in Tiny Monoplane" (see) This was the first female solo flight across the Atlantic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 18, 2018 15:21

$52.00
162871

CHAPPAQUIDDICK ACCIDENT Mary Jo Kopechne & Senator Ted Kennedy 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392016474153

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, July 20, 1969 * Senator Edward Kennedy and Mary Jo Kopechne * Chappaquiddick Island accident (1st report) The front page has a four volume headline: "Woman Dies in Plunge Of Car Driven by Ted" with a photo of the accident scene and a small one of "Miss Kopechne" (see) Nice to have first report coverage from a Massachusetts publication. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with reporting on the Apollo 11 Moon landing. Complete with all 82 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 09, 2018 15:00

$125.00
162786

ROSE McCONNELL LONG Huey Wife U.S. Senator Takes Oath of Office 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392013907125

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1936 * Rose McConnell Long takes oath * Huey's term as United States Senator Page 3 has a two column heading: "Mrs. Long Takes Oath in a Crowded Senate; Will Carry on 'Share-the-Wealth' Campaign" with photo. (see) First report coverage on Rose McConnell Long becoming the 3rd woman ever to serve as a U.S. Senator, taking over the remaining months of her late husband's term. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 05, 2018 15:14

$40.00
162629

AMELIA EARHART Woman Transcontinental AIRPLANE Flight Record 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372263709607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 13, 1932 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart airplane takeoff * Women's transcontinental flight record * Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Miss Earhart Is Speeding Across Country in Effort to Lower Nonstop Record" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Amelia Earhart' attempting to break the transcontinental flight record for time. She would be successful on this day. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends April 29, 2018 10:32

$40.00
162609

IRMA GRESE Female SS Guard Beast of Belsen Jewish Holocaust Trial 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392009678535

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 27, 1945 * Female SS guard Irma Grese * Bergen-Belsen concentration camp trial * Jewish Holocaust - exterminations - atrocities Page 12 has a one column heading: "BELSEN TORTURES BY WOMAN LISTED" with subhead. (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 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 present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rathe... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2018 15:18

$40.00
162485

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392005973404

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 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 top of 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 more than a week. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning, a few binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2018 15:21

$45.00
162350

JACQUELINE COCHRAN 1st Woman Breaks Sound Barrier w/ Jet Airplane 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392004060360

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 20, 1953 * Jacqueline Cochran breaks the sound barrier * 1st ever woman to do so - jet airplane The top of page 32 has a one column heading: "MISS COCHRAN TOPS THE SPEED OF SOUND" with subhead and photo of Cochran. 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 60 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Encouraged by then-Major Chuck Yeager, with whom Cochran shared a lifelong friendship, on May 18, 1953, at Rogers Dry Lake, California, Cochran flew a Canadair F-86 Sabre jet borrowed from the Royal Canadian Air Force at an av... See More  

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Ends April 19, 2018 13:48

$47.00
162303

Early LILLIE LANGTRY Jersey Lily London Actress & Notre Dame Univ 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372252899560

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Aug. 24, 1885 * Lily Langtry * Notre Dame University The front page has an interesting article titled: "Lily Langtry - The Lonsdale-Chetwynd Quarrel" which takes close to half a column. A subhead is: "Mrs. Lingtry's New Play" Langtry was a celebrated actress & producer known for her relationships with noblemen. Page 3 has a nice ad for the "University of Notre Dame" which includes an early print of the campus (see). Ten pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 18, 2018 14:58

$34.00
162269

Best MARILYN MONROE Hollywood Los Angeles SUICIDE Death Dead 1962 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372252641741

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, August 6, 1962 * Death of Marilyn Monroe (1st report) * Actress, singer, model and sex symbol See the photo for the terrific front page report, with the two line banner headline: "MARILYN MONROE FOUND DEAD" and also: "Sleeping Pill Overdose Blamed". The front page also features a photo of her. Related subheads include: "Unclad Body of Star Discovered on Bed; Empty Bottle Near" and: "Sad Child, Unhappy Star - Help She Needed to Find Self Eluded Marilyn All Her Life". The report carries over to pages 2, 3 & 4 where are found many photos of her life. Other articles on Marilyn Monroe are on pages 22 and 23. Given that her fame was gained in Los Angeles and she ... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2018 07:59

$740.00
162263

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Seneca Falls NY EQUAL RIGHTS Amend. Convention 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372250201678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1923 * Historic Women's Suffrage item * Seneca Falls, New York convention * Woman's rights - Equal Rights Amendment * Pancho Villa assassinated Page eight has the significant report from Seneca Falls, New York, on the woman's Equal Rights Convention held on the 75th anniversary of the first attempt in 1848 to gain equality for women, initiated by Lucretia Mott, an early suffragist. The one column heads include: "Women Open Fight For Equal Rights" "Council of National Party Adopts Form of Proposed Amendment to Constitution" "Meets On Historic Ground" "Assembly Held at Seneca Falls on 75th Anniversary of First Equal Rights Convention". Included in part is the pr... See More  

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Ends April 15, 2018 15:45

$110.00
162133

MAE WEST Actress Arrest & Wall Street's Clarence W. Barron Death 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391999878004

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 3, 1928 * Clarence W. Barron death (1st report) * Important Wall Street figure * Mae West arrest The front page has one column headings that include: "CLARENCE W. BARRON, PUBLISHER, IS DEAD" "Head of The Wall St. Journal a Victim of Catarrhal Jaundice at 73 in Battle Creek" "Noted Financial Figure" and more with smaller subheads. Text continues on page 2 with photo of Barron. Page 33 has one column headlines that include: "COURT STAYS POLICE ON MAE WEST PLAY" and more. (see) Coverage on her arrest for participating in a play with a sexual theme. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was pr... See More  

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Ends April 13, 2018 06:31

$42.00
161963

COLUMBUS MS Lowndes County Mississippi NEGROES Lynchings Hangings 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391995515020

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, July 16, 1935. * Dooley Morgan & Bert Moore Negroes lynchings * Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "MOB HANGS PAIR FOR ATTEMPT TO ATTACK WOMAN" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the lynchings of Dooley Morgan & Bert Moore at Columbus, Mississippi. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends April 06, 2018 16:32

$38.00
161760

LILY LANGTRY Hollywood Actress DEATH & Charles Lindbergh Engaged 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372235709196

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 13, 1929 * Lily Langtry death * Charles Lingbergh The front page has a one column head: "Lily Langtry Dies on Rivera at 74" which continues on page 20 where is found a one column photo of Lily Langtry. At the top of the front page is a two column head: "Col. Lindbergh Betrothed to Miss Anne S. Morrow; Lands in Cuba After Delay" with more on page 3. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends March 30, 2018 16:20

$57.00
161641

Rare DRESS PATTERNS Insert 1879 Women's FASHION Prints Harpers Bazar Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391989651852

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S BAZAR, New York, May 29, 1869 * Victorian fashions * Dress pattern "Supplement" included! This is the famous fashion periodical subtitled: "A Repository of Fashion, Pleasure, and Instruction" from the successful publishing house of Harper Brothers. It is the oldest continuously published fashion magazine in the world having begun in 1867. The early issues offered elegantly handy hints on living & dressing well, covering everything from the avant-garde to running a country home. There are a wealth of fashion-themed prints with this issue, with text as well (see). Of particular rarity is the large foldout dress pattern included with this issue. Since it was simply loose and not... See More  

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Ends March 28, 2018 15:32

$36.00
161635

Actress THELMA TODD Hollywood Film Death SUICIDE ? Accident ? 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391989647285

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 17, 1935 * Actress Thelma Todd death * Suicide? - Accidental? The front page has a one column heading: "THELMA TODD DEAD; FOUND IN GARAGE" with subheads (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 4 with photo of Todd (see photos). The cause of her death is still in debate till this day. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 28, 2018 15:24

$42.00
161506

Great HERALDIC EAGLE Masthead Engraving on Rare 1863 Civil War Era OLD Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372229316134

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GLEASON'S LITERARY COMPANION, Boston, April 18, 1863 * Heraldic eagle masthead engraving * Uncommon title * Civil War era original The masthead features a very large heraldic eagle with a 7 inch wingspan holding in its beak a banner with the title. Mostly filled with literary items including a ftpg. story: "The Pirate's Legacy, A Tale of the Present War" by Lieut. C.P. Morgan, U.S.N., with a print of 3 sailors. Inside has a comical print captioned: "I licked him till he yelled like a puppy." showing a woman in a soldier's uniform whipping another soldier with an umbrella (see). A short article: "Power of Music In Battle" is nice (see). Sixteen pages, 11 by 15 inches, great condition.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:34

$27.00
154916

WILLIAM DESMOND TAYLOR Actor & Director re. MURDER Mystery 1929 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391820942717

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1929 * re. William Desmond Taylor murder * Irish-American Hollywood actor and director The front page has one column headings: "SAYS ACTRESS MURDERED TAYLOR" "Ex-Governor Richardson of California Asserts Efforts to Try Her Were Blocked" and more. (see) This murder is still unsolved to this day. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, a little irregular along the spine, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2018 11:07

$34.00
160953

PHILLIS WHEATLEY Woman Slave Girl Servant NEGRO Poet Poems 1774 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391974015014

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, May 1773 * Phillis Wheatley * Famous "Negro" servant turned poet Certainly the most significant item in this issue is the great article: "Some Account of Phillis, a Learned Negro Girl" which is a letter to the publisher stating: "Proposals have just been published for printing by subscription, some poems written by Phillis, a negro servant of Mr. Wheatley, of Boston, in New England, the following account has been received from her master...". Hereafter is an account of Phillis Wheatley, reading, in part: "Phillis was brought from Africa to America in the year 1761...she in sixteen months time...attained the English language....As to her writing, her own curiosi... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2018 07:32

$285.00
160803

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391969815402

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1935 * re. John Dillinger's assassination * Anna Sage - Ana Cumpănaș * "Woman in Red" $$ reward The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "TIP ON DILLINGER HALTS DEPORTATION" with subheads that include: "'Woman in Red' Says Purvis Promised to Have Alien Proceedings Dropped" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends February 25, 2018 15:24

$38.00
160761

GOLFING ILLUSTRATIONS William Thomas Smedley 1897 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391969046997

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 31, 1897 * William Thomas Smedley * Golfing illustrations The full front page is an illus: "I Felt Her Seize My Hand and Shake It." which shows a woman greeting a man with a golf club, with caddies & others in the background. This print accompanies a story inside titled: "Colonel Bogie, A Golf Story" where also is found a print of a woman about to hit a golf ball off a tee, with men golfers in the backround (see). Elsewhere in the issue: full pg. of illus. of "The Sixteenth International Convention of the Societies of Christian Endeavor, at San Francisco, July 7-12." 1/4 pg. illus. of "Mr. Frederick Macmonnies's Group for Prospect Park, Brooklyn." 1/2 pg... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2018 15:45

$75.00
160618

LANA TURNER Daughter Cheryl Crane Murders Johnny Stompanato 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372201741023

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, April 5, 1958 * Movie actress Lana Turner * Johnny Stompanato murder * 14 year daughter Cheryl Crane The front page has a three column heading: "Lana Turner's Girl Kills Star's Lover" with subheads. (see) 1st report coverage on the murder of Johnny Stompanato by 14 year old Cheryl Crane. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 8 pages, a few small binding holes along spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 21, 2018 09:10

$42.00
160473

Very EARLY Rare WOMAN Publisher OBSERVATOR London 337 Years Old 1681 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391962903280

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OBSERVATOR, London, November 22, 1681 * Woman publisher This is a handsome dialogue newspaper founded by Sir Roger L'Estrange, a Tory pamphleteer, as a vehicle for attacking dissenters and Whigs. Done in a dialogue format, between Whig & Tory. This early single sheet newspaper has the old style type making it great for framing, but the most intriguing aspect of this issue is that the imprint at the bottom of the back page reads: "London, Printed for Joanna Brome, at the Gun in S. Paul's Church-yard." I believe this to be the earliest periodical we have offered published by a woman. Could it be the earliest woman publisher to be found within a newspaper? Single sheet, 8 by 13 inches... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2018 14:22

$42.00
160450

COLUMBUS TX Colorado County Texas Hanging Tree NEGROES LYNCHINGS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391962778725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1935 * Columbus, Texas "Hanging Tree" * 2 Negroes lynched - lynching mob The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "TEXAS PROSECUTOR CONDONES LYNCHING" with subheads that include: "Calls Hanging of Two Negroes at Columbus 'Expression of People's Will'" 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-qu... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2018 10:11

$42.00
160009

Best PRETTY WOMAN Film Movie Opening Day AD Review 1990 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372172511213

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 23, 1990 * Best "Pretty Woman" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American romantic comedy film - Julia Roberts A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Pretty Woman" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? Page 14 of section F has a review of the film headed: ... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2018 15:15

$80.00
159873

Actor and Director WILLIAM DESMOND TAYLOR Shot Dead Murder 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946059412

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1922 * William Desmond Taylor shot dead The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "MOVIE DIRECTOR FOUND MURDERED IN LOS ANGELES" "William Desmond Taylor of The Famous Players Is Shot Dead in His Home" "Jealousy May Be Motive" and more. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. First report coverage on the murder of famed actor and director William Desmond Taylor which is still unsolved till this day. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: William Desmon... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2018 15:02

$52.00
159863

REBECCA LATIMER FELTON 1st Woman U.S. Senator Appointed 1922 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946048415

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 4, 1922 * Rebecca Latimer Felton * White supremacist & Democrat * 1st United States Woman senator * Historic political item The front page has a one column heading: "GEORGIA WOMAN, 87, IS NAMED AS SENATOR" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st United States female senator being officially chosen. A historic item on the beginnings of Women in politics. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light even toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:30

$45.00
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