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169964

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372568868866

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., Oct. 20, 1894 * 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. Four pages, tabloid size, ink notation along the upper spine, generally very nice.

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Ends February 14, 2019 15:31

$40.00
169931

KATHLEEN CLARKE Becomes 1st Woman Lord Mayor of Dublin IRELAND 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372567733247

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 28, 1939 * Kathleen Clarke - wife of Tom Clarke * First Woman Lord Mayor of Dublin - Ireland * Cumann na mBan & Easter Rising fame The top of page 10 has a two column heading: "Woman Is Elected Lord Mayor of Dublin; Mrs. Clarke Is Widow of Executed Fenian" with 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 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2019 13:19

$38.00
169903

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman PHOTOS 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372564963993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, July 1, 1928 * Amelia Earhart in London * Transatlantic Ocean flight This rotogravure section only has five front page photos related to Amelia Earhart's famous 1928 flight across the Atlantic Ocean. (see) Unusual to see her in a dress here. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 10, 2019 15:15

$68.00
169717

TEXAS GUINAN Queen of the Night Clubs Prohibition Speakeasy DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392207079520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 6, 1933 * Texas Guinan death (1st report) * "Queen of the night clubs" - actress * Prohibition era speakeasy fame The front page has a five column headline: "Texas Guinan, Night Club Queen, Dies" with subhead. Three photos are on the back page. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 02, 2019 15:42

$52.00
169658

KING GEORGE III Assassination Attempt by Woman Margaret Nicholson 1786 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206332888

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 10, 1786 * King George III murder attempt * Margaret Nicholson Beginning on the front page & taking over a column on pg. 2 is a nice account of the attempted assassination of King George III by Margaret Nicholson, an event which received much attention at the time, in fact Wikipedia has a nice account on her. Part of the report notes: "...The knife that was struck at his Majesty's breast was a desert knife, worn very plain...much sharpened...It struck against his Majesty's waistcoat & made a little cut...Had not his Majesty shrunk in his side the blow must have been fatal!..." with more (see ). See also our item 550221 which includes a contemporary print of the assassination attempt... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:40

$78.00
169547

Outlaws Duo BONNIE Parker AND CLYDE Barrow Murder & Abduction 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372548365666

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 7, 1934 * Bonnie and Clyde abduction & release * Texas & Oklahoma outlaws - murder Page 8 has a one column heading: "Oklahoma Chief Of Police Freed By Bandit Gang" (see) Coverage on the hunt for Clyde Barrow and his "cigar smoking" woman companion, Bonnie Parker after committing another murder. Rare to find reporting on this famous duo prior to their deaths. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends January 25, 2019 14:12

$62.00
169542

JOHN DILLINGER Post Jail Escape Midwest HUNT Eddie Green Shot 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372548364488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 4, 1934 * Gangster John Dillinger * Post escape with wooden gun * Crown Point, Indiana jail * The hunt continues The front page has a five column headline: "Shoot Dillinger's Pal; Seize Woman" with subheads. (see) Related photo is on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great ... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2019 14:10

$44.00
169956

BONNIE AND CLYDE Parker & Barrow Texas Prison Escape Fight PHOTO 1934 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392216251021

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 17, 1934 * Bonnie Parker & Clyde Barrow * Prison escape and gunfight * Infamous photo of the pair (rare) Page 4 has a report straight out of the movies with a one column heading: "Gunman Shoot 2 Guards, Free 5 From Prison" with subhead. But what is great about this issue is the infamous photo of the duo also on page 5. The only time I've seen this photo in a newspaper was the report of their demise a few months later. Rare as such. This event was in the 1967 movie "Bonnie & Clyde" starring Warren Beatty & Faye Dunaway. Notice the mention of Bonnie Parker being a cigar smoking woman. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for ... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2019 14:06

$149.99
169948

VIRGINIA GAZETTE Very Rare Colonial Williamsburg Intolerable Acts 1774 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392216012061

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VIRGINIA GAZETTE, Williamsburg, December 22, 1774 * Very rare colonial Williamsburg * Pre Revolutionary War tensions * Intolerable Acts creation This newspaper was published by John Pinkney, a distinction to be made since there were three newspapers of this title printed in Williamsburg during the early period of the Revolutionary War. Pinkney continued this title which just months prior was published by Virginia's first woman printer, Clementina Rind, noting in the masthead: "Printed by John Pinkney, For The Benefit Of Clementina Rind's Children." A very rare opportunity for a scarce title from colonial Virginia, as any experienced collector is aware. Most of the front page is taken up with: "An Address to Pro... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2019 07:51

$3,749.99
169925

BONNIE AND CLYDE Texas Patrolmen Murders & John Dillinger Hunted 1934 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372567565970

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 2, 1934 * Bonnie and Clyde commit murders * Highway patrolmen - police officers * John Dillinger hunted w/ photo Page 9 has a one column heading: "Killing Of Police Spurs Hunt For Texas Outlaws" First report coverage on the killing of two patrolmen by Clyde Barrow and his "cigar smoking" woman companion, Bonnie Parker. Rare to find reporting on this famous duo prior to their deaths. Also on the same page is another one column heading: "ST. PAUL POLICE FIND DILLINGER FINGERPRINTS" with subhead and related photo. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our mind... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2019 09:41

$89.99
169921

AMELIA EARHART Woman Aviator Post Airplane Flight CHICAGO WELCOME 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392215211761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 20, 1928 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * Post Atlantic Ocean flight * Airplane "Friendship" * Chicago, Illinois welcome * Best title to be had (rare) The front page has a five column heading: "City Welcomes Miss Earhart Home" with subheads. Five related photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on Amelia Earhart being Chicago's guest of honor after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such.

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Ends January 21, 2019 09:03

$39.99
169916

CLEVELAND TORSO MURDERER Mad Butcher Kingsbury Run Serial Killer 1937 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392215183166

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 24, 1937 * Cleveland Torso Murderer * Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run * Serial killer strikes again The front page has a great banner headline: "8TH TORSO MURDER; WOMAN" with subheads that include: "HEADLESS BODY FOUND AT LAKE IN CLEVELAND" and more. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends January 21, 2019 08:11

$39.99
169884

Very Early MORMONS Mormonism Jackson County Missouri Emigration 1831 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372564955038

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Mass., Oct. 5, 1831 * Very early Mormons - Latter Day Saints * Jackson County, Missouri emigration Page 3 contains an article with a small heading: "The Mormonites" which includes in part:"...some of the leaders of this sect have visited (Missouri) and purchased a sufficiency of land...to locate the whole of the believers in Mormonism. This place is to be their New Jerusalem, or Mount Zion..." with more detail on their movements. Also some items concerning conversation to Mormonism, one woman noting that: "...she was a Methodist when she left Boston." A very early report as most Mormon articles are from later in the 1830's and the 1840's. Page 2 has: "More Trouble With Negroes". Fo... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2019 15:03

$139.99
169851

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


eBay Auction Item # 372563822217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, September 29, 1935 * re. John Dillinger's assassination * Anna Sage - Ana Cumpănaș * "Woman in Red" $$ reward The front page has a great banner headline: "DILLINGER BETRAYAL IS TOLD" with subheads. Nice for display. Coverage continues on page 4 with a few related photos. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, the... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2019 11:35

$67.00
169273

Actress MARY PICKFORD Files for DIVORCE from Douglas Fairbanks 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392193707093

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 10, 1933 * Mary Pickford files for divorce * Actor Douglas Fairbanks * Nice headline for display The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "DOUG SUED BY MARY PICKFORD" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Four related photos are on the back page. First report coverage on Actress Mary Pickford filing for divorce from actor Douglas Fairbanks. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 13, 2019 14:13

$47.00
169225

Actor CLARK GABLE & Actress Carole Lombard MARRIED Weds Marry 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534580018

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 30, 1939 * Actor Clark Gable * Actress Carole Lombard * Marriage - wedding The front page has a one column heading: "Gable Marries Miss Lombard in Elopement" Related photo is on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:57

$42.00
169166

Best FLORENCE KLINGENSMITH Woman Aviator Pilot Air Racer KILLED 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372533507745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1933 * Florence Klingensmith killed * Woman aviator - air racer * Founding member of Ninety-Nines The front page has a great banner headline: "GIRL RACING PILOT IS KILLED" with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. Great to have from the city where it happened, rare as such. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 11, 2019 15:38

$45.00
169095

1st WOMEN'S AIR DERBY "Powder Puff" Airplane Race MARVEL CROSSON 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190945717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 20, 1929 * 1st Women's Air Derby begins * "Powder Puff Derby" * Marvel Crosson's crash & death * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (halfway) The front page has a one column heading: "WOMAN DERBY FLIER IS LOST IN ARIZONA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little margin wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The first Women’s Air Derby during the 1929 National Air Races, commonly known as the “Powder Puff Derby”, was the first official women-only air race in the United States. Nineteen pilots took off from Santa Monica, California, on August 18, 1929 (another left the next day). Fif... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:36

$42.00
169057

JEAN HARLOW Movie Film Actress & Sex Symbol SWIMSUIT Photos 1935 Old Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188914149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Picture Section Only, June 2, 1935 * Actress & sex symbol Jean Harlow * The swimsuit issue of the 1930's ? The front page of this section has 4 large photos showing actress Jean Harlow sporting various swimsuits of the day with text underneath each. Nice for display. Complete picture section only with 6 page, a few small binding holes along the spine, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 06, 2019 15:00

$35.00
169011

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372527504809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 20, 1932 * Amelia Earhart (1st stage) * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo The front page has a one column heading: "Two Atlantic Hops Started; One by Woman" Photo of Earhart is on the back page. (see) This was the first female solo flight across the Atlantic. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends January 06, 2019 07:20

$45.00
168747

Rare DRESS PATTERNS Insert 1868 Women's FASHION Prints Harpers Bazar Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182069704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S BAZAR, New York, Aug. 8, 1868 * 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 is 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 bound in, these patterns are al... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:20

$39.00
168744

EVELYN HOEY Broadway Actress Torch Singer Death SUICIDE Murder ? 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182067892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 13, 1935 * Evelyn Hoey murder or suicide ? * Broadway actress The front page has a great banner headline: "JAIL TWO IN ACTRESS' DEATH" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Five related photos on the back page. First report coverage on the death of actress and singer Evelyn Hoey. Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:17

$44.00
168699

AMELIA EARHART Woman Transcontinental AIRPLANE Flight Record 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516808379

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD UNION, July 14, 1932 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart Putnam airplane * Women's transcontinental flight record * Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey Page 8 has a one column heading: "AMELIA EARHART SETS MARK FOR WOMEN FLIERS" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Amelia Earhart breaking the transcontinental flight record for time. Unusual that this heading used her married name instead of Earhart. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:18

$42.00
168578

Actress JEAN HARLOW Director Paul Bern Hollywood SUICIDE Death 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372508478494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 6, 1932 * Director Paul Bern suicide death (1st report) * Actress Jean Harlow The front page has a great banner headline: "JEAN HARLOW WIDOW BY SHOT" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on the suicide of Paul Bern, husband of famous movie actress, Jean Harlow. Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 20, 2018 14:35

$88.00
168574

Brown Derby Restaurant Closes Original Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372508473553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 22, 1980 * The original Brown Derby restaurant closes * Wilshire Boulevard location * Constructed in the shape of a brown derby After decades of being known as one of the key hang-outs for Hollywood's elite, the original Brown Derby closes. This issue provides content related to both the closing and the temporary delay in demolition resulting from "mime" protestors and the efforts of Glory Daily, owner and daughter of the Academy Award winning actress Gloria Swanson, the wife of the original owner, Herbert K. Somborn. The front page has: "Brown Derby Saved - For Now," with an inside page showing two images of the "mime" protestors with a 4-column heading, "Pickets Delay Destruction of Bro... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2018 14:30

$135.00
168559

Actress JEAN HARLOW Director Paul Bern Hollywood SUICIDE Death 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372508177801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 7, 1932 * Director Paul Bern suicide death * Actress Jean Harlow The front page has one column headings that include: "WIDOW IS MYSTIFIED BY BERN'S SUICIDE" "Tried To End Her Own Life" and more. (see) Coverage on the suicide of Paul Bern, husband of the famous movie actress, Jean Harlow. 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 & instituti... See More  

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Ends December 20, 2018 08:31

$39.00
168409

ELLA MAE WIGGINS Loray Mill Strike U.S Labor Gastonia NC KILLED 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372502183288

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 15, 1929 * Ella Mae Wiggins killed (1st report) * Loray Mill Strike - Gastonia, North Carolina * Labor history of the United States The front page has a one column heading: "CAROLINA MOB KILLS A WOMAN MILL STRIKER" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such.

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Ends December 14, 2018 15:49

$40.00
168320

Hollywood ACTRESS MAE WEST Declared Married to Frank Wallace 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392172079337

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 17, 1937 * Actress Mae West * Frank Wallace marriage The front page has a one column heading: "Court Decides Mae West Is Mrs. Wallace" with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine. wikipedia notes: Mae West was married on April 11, 1911 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Frank Szatkus, whose stage name was Frank Wallace, a fellow vaudevillian whom she met in 1909. She was 17. She kept the marriage a secret, but a filing clerk discovered the mar... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2018 15:39

$40.00
168249

JESSIE MILLER Australian Woman Aviator Airplane Flight at Bahamas 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495999860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 2, 1930 * Jessie Maude "Chubbie" Miller * Australian Woman aviator * Nice headline for display The front page has a nice banner headline: "ISLE SAVES LOST AVIATRIX" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 2 with a small related map. Another related map on the back page. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:46

$44.00
168189

Best ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE "Machine Gun" Jack McGurn Charge1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392168780037

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 2, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day massacre arrest * Jack McGurn - Al Capone trigger man * Best title to be had - very rare as such The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "CHARGE McGURN, FANELLI WITH 7 GANG MURDERS" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the murder indictment of Al Capone henchman, Jack McGurn, for his role in the St. Valentine's Day massacre. Interesting report here which mentions Louise Rolfe, a "blonde alibi" woman which would become a key figure into the investigation that would ultimately prevent McGurn from prosecution. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more ... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2018 15:30

$67.00
168149

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372494715667

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flight across the Atlantic Ocean * Airplane "Friendship" The top of the front page has a four column headline: "FRIENDSHIP CREW TO FLY TO HOLLAND" with many subheads. Lengthy text continues inside, too much to photograph all. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 07, 2018 07:08

$49.00
168105

Great JEAN HARLOW The Blonde Bombshell Hollywood Actress DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392167398628

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 8, 1937 * Actress Jean Harlow death (1st report) * 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell * Great headline for display. The bold banner headline announces the death of one of the more famous actresses of the day: "JEAN HARLOW IS DEAD AT 26" with a subhead: "Platinum Star Of Screen Ill Only Ten days" "Poisoning Spreads to Actress' Brain". The detailed article carries over to page 2. Related photos on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spi... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2018 15:31

$277.00
168015

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392163993076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass. June 5, 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 one column heading: "WEATHER HOLDS UP FRIENDSHIP" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for about 2 weeks. 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 November 30, 2018 14:43

$38.00
168005

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372487856177

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, South Bay Edition, April 27, 1989 * Lucille Ball death (1st report) * Actress - comedienne - model * "I Love Lucy" television sitcom * Best title to be had - rare as such 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 30, 2018 14:35

$148.00
167966

CHRISTMAS Theme Thomas Nast Prints w/ SANTA CLAUS 1886 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392163076530

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 25, 1886 * Caricaturist Thomas Nast * Christmas - Santa Claus Thomas Nast is credited with creating the modern version of Santa Claus, as well as being a well-known political cartoonist. The entire front page is a print by Nast captioned: " 'Twas The Night Before Christmas..." which includes a partial scene of Santa Claus in a framed picture. Other prints in this issue include a full page on: "The Thought Reader of Angels" by Bret Harte; a full page: "Christmas Eve--The Cousins" showing a woman on a snowy evening; a double page centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Santa Claus Can't Say that I've Forgotten Anything" showing a young girl standing by the fireplace; a full page: "Tobogganing in... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2018 14:31

$215.00
167860

JACQUELINE COCHRAN Female Aviator Wins Bendix Airplane Race Trophy1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372481335752

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 November 24, 2018 14:41

$42.00
167772

FLORENCE ELLINWOOD ALLEN 1st Woman State Supreme Court ELECTION 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372479246905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Nov. 10, 1922 * Florence Ellinwood Allen election * First Woman elected to state supreme court The top of page 10 has a notable item in the efforts of the women's movement with a column headed; "Woman Elected To Supreme Bench" "Judge Florence E. Allen of Ohio First of Her Sex To Serve in A High Court" with a related article. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 22, 2018 14:29

$57.00
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
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
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
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
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
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
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