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Best ANNE BAXTER Hollywood Movie Film TV Actress DEATH1985 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391843392716

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 13, 1985 * Anne Baxter death (1st report) * Hollywood movie film & TV actress * Frank Lloyd Wright granddaughter * Best title to be had ? Page 3 has an article headed: "Anne Baxter Dies at 62--50 Years of It as Star in Films, Stage and TV" plus a photo of her. The article carries over to page 20. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-36, nice condition.

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Ends August 18, 2017 15:07

$70.00
155554

Early LILLIE LANGTRY Jersey Lily London Actress PHOTO 1893 American Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372015988621

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ILLUSTRATED AMERICAN, New York, Dec. 16, 1893 * Actress Lily Langtry A periodical fashioned after 'Harper's Weekly' but not nearly as successful. Inside has a photo of "Lily Langtry" with text beginning: "The notorious Lily Langtry was to have cut a figure in a lawsuit involving the late 'Squire' Abingdon's estate...". See the hyperlink for much on Lily Langtry. Complete issue, still with original outer wrappers, 9 3/4 by 13 inches, nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2017 15:49

$67.00
155546

SALLY RAND Erotic Fan & Bubble Dancer Vedette Actress DEATH 1979 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391841593265

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 31, 1979 * Sally rand death (1st report) * Erotic dancer and actress The front page has a two column heading: "Sally Rand, Who Fanned Way to Fame, Dies at 75" with photo. (see) Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-28, nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2017 15:31

$56.00
155542

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391841589798

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, light toning, address stamp in the masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The evening of her death, Hale informally entertained some friends; she had told them that she was planning a long trip and invited them to a farewell party. After attending... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2017 15:26

$39.00
155537

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391841585606

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 27, 1928 * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart makes history * Flight across the Atlantic Ocean * Airplane "Friendship" Page 14 has one column headings: " MISS EARHART BUYS LADY HEATH'S PLANE" "Plans Tour of America in the Machine That Flew From Cape Town to England" and more with two photos. (see) Coverage on Amelia Earhart being the guest of honor in England just after her famous flight across the Atlantic Ocean. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2017 15:20

$53.00
155532

INDIRA GANDHI India Woman Prime Minister Leader ASSASSINATION 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372015959710

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

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Ends August 16, 2017 15:09

$44.00
155513

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391839430539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 ? 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 August 13, 2017 13:34

$148.00
155510

Best MARY PICKFORD Hollywood Film Movie Actress Producer DEATH 1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372012715397

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 30, 1979 * Mary Pickford death (1st report) * Canadian-American film movie actress * "America's Sweetheart" "Girl with the Curls" * Best title to be had ? The middle of the front page has a two column head: "Mary Pickford, 86, World's First Real Movie Star, Dies" which includes two photos of her as well. The article carries over to page 3 where is found two more photos of her. Known in her prime as "America's Sweetheart"and the "girl with the curls", Pickford was one of the pioneers in early Hollywood. Pickford was one of the most popular actresses of the 1910s and 1920s, earning the nickname "Queen of the Movies". Great to have this report not only in a newsp... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2017 13:30

$145.00
155508

Best RITA HAYWORTH Hollywood Movie Film Actress Pin-Up Girl DEATH 1987 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391839426970

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 16, 1987 * Rita Hayworth death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actress * World War II era pin-up girl * Best title to be had? The top of the front page features 3 photos of classic film star/World War II pin-up girl Rita Hayworth, beneath which is a one column heading; "Rita Hayworth, 'Love Goddess' of '40's, Dies". The article carries over to page half of page 26 and includes another photo. Hayworth achieved fame during the 1940's as one of the era's top stars, appearing in a total of 61 films over 37 years. The press coined the term "love goddess" to describe Hayworth after she had become the most glamorous screen idol of the 1940's. She was the top pin-u... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2017 13:27

$138.00
155506

Best GILDA RADNER Saturday Night Live SNL Actress Comedian DEATH 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391839425733

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 21, 1989 * Gilda Radner death (1st report) * American actress - comedian * "Saturday Night Live" fame * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a photo and brief report announcing the death of Gilda Radner, one of the original cast members of "Saturday Night Live". A lengthier article headed: "Saturday Night Live Star Gilda Radner Dies at 42", with a photo of her, carrying over to page 41. Radner died from ovarian cancer, and her life and legacy from SNL established her as an iconic figure in the history of American comedy. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry, and from the city where she died.... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2017 13:25

$96.00
155503

BETTE DAVIS Hollywood Movie Film Theater Actress Icon DEATH 1989 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372012693876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 8, 1989 * Bette Davis death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actress * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front has a two column heading: "Lavish Tributes Pour In for Film Star Bette Davis" with caption: "She Dies in Paris at 81" and photo. (see) More on pages 58 & 59. Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 60 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 13, 2017 13:17

$165.00
155464

UFO Space Ship Contactee Reinhold O. Schmidt ALIEN Abduction 1957 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391838786908

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING CHRONICLE, Allentown, Pennsylvania, November 6, 1957 * Reinhold O. Schmidt abduction * Contactee with extraterrestrials * Kearney, Buffalo Co., Nebraska * UFO - space ship - aliens * FRONT LEAF ONLY The top of the front page above the masthead has a banner headline in red lettering: "Salesman Says He Talked With Space Ship Crew" with related photo. (see) First report coverage on Reinhold O. Schmidt's UFO abduction. I suspect this report is quite rare as the famed New York Times did not report this event. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such. wikipedia notes: Reinhold Schmidt was a 1957 UFO "contactee" in an era that began with George Adamski in 1953. Schmi... See More  

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Ends August 12, 2017 14:40

$57.00
155422

Best JOAN CRAWFORD Hollywood Movie Film T.V. Actress DEATH 1977 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372011572002

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 11, 1977 * Joan Crawford death (1st report) * Hollywood film - movie actress * Best title to be had ? Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Joan Crawford, One of Last Film Queens, Dies" with 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 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 12, 2017 07:31

$148.00
155404

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372011014217

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, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 11, 2017 15:42

$57.00
155188

Sister AIMEE SEMPLE McPHERSON Los Angeles Woman Evangelist WEDDING1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828359154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, September 14, 1931 * Sister Aimee Semple McPherson * California Woman evangelist * Marries David L. Hutton- wedding The front page has a two column heading: "Aimee McPherson Weds Baritone in Her Opera" with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:39

$37.00
155110

ROSAMOND PINCHOT Stage & Film Actress Socialite SUICIDE Death 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827530146

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1938 * Rosamond Pinchot suicide death * Stage & film actress - socialite The front page has a one column heading: "ROSAMOND PINCHOT ENDS LIFE IN GARAGE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage on American stage & film actress committing suicide continues inside with small photo. 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 rather than individuals were the primary subscriber... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2017 09:52

$44.00
155047

MARILYN MONROE Suicide Death SEX SYMBOL Hollywood Actress 1962 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371989658948

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Kansas, Aug. 7, 1962 * Marilyn Monroe death * Mysterious suicide The front page has a one column head: "Monroe Death Cause Debated" plus page 9 has a related & lengthier article: "Movie Star Marilyn Really Just a Waif Who Was Sick" (see). Complete in 18 pages, small binding holes at the blank spine margin, nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2017 07:38

$47.00
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, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, a little irregular along the spine, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 19, 2017 11:07

$34.00
154861

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391817343701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S BAZAR, New York, June 21, 1879 * 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 no... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2017 14:38

$36.00
154712

BABE ZAHARIAS 1st American Woman to WIN British Open GOLF Crown 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391810736522

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1947 * Mildred (Babe) Didrikson Zaharias * Britsh Open GOLF crown * 1st American to win The front page has a two column headline: "Mrs. Zaharias Is First American To Win Women's British Golf Title". It then continues in the sport's section (page 18) with related pictorial and more headlines. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. source: wikipedia: Zaharias gained world fame in track and field and All-American status in basketball. She played organized baseball and softball and was an expert diver, roller-skater and bowler. She won two gold medals and one silver medal for tra... See More  

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Ends July 09, 2017 13:36

$48.00
154680

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Illegal Woman Voting Trial 1873 Evansville Indiana Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371976812385

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVANSVILLE DAILY JOURNAL, Indiana, June 20, 1873 * Susan B. Anthony * Illegal voting trial The front page has a significant report on the woman's rights issue, with: "Susan's Sentence", which includes: "...Judge Selden made a motion in the case of Miss Anthony for a new trial on the ground of a misdirection of the Judge in ordering a verdict of guilty without submitting the case to the jury...Miss Anthony answered & said she had a great deal to say, & declared that in her trial every principle of justice had been violated..." with more (see images). Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 09, 2017 08:10

$73.00
154561

RUTH HALE New York City Feminist & Women's Rights Leader DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371970177611

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1934 * Feminist leader Ruth Hale death * Women's rights - Woman's suffrage * Founder of the Lucy Stone League The top of page 19 has one column heading: "RUTH HALE IS DEAD; FEMINIST LEADER" 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 in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions... See More  

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Ends July 02, 2017 14:55

$38.00
154475

Actress Sex Symbol MARILYN MONORE & Arthur Miller Wedding Marries 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391801636534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, June 30, 1956 * Marilyn Monroe & Arthur Miller * Marries - weds - marriage - 1st report Page 4 has a one column head: "Actress and Playwright Are Married" which reports the marriage of Marilyn Monroe and famed playwright Arthur Miller. (see) Eight pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 01, 2017 07:33

$39.00
154419

STANFORD CARDINALS Football Rose Bowl Win vs. Pittsburgh Panthers 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371967999278

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 3, 1928 * Rose Bowl: Stanford Cardinals vs. Pitt Panthers * Emily Stevens death - stage & screen actress The sport' section (page 20) has a banner headline: "Stanford Beats Pittsburgh, 7-6, on Wilton's Goal After Trailing on His Fumble" with subheads and lineup. (see) First report coverage on the Stanford Cardinals football team winning the 1928 Rose Bowl vs. the Pittsburgh Panthers. Other news, sports, and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the s... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:38

$44.00
154394

GOLFING ILLUSTRATIONS William Thomas Smedley 1897 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371967961779

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 background (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 p... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:03

$75.00
154178

Actress MARILYN MONROE & Joe DiMaggio Hollywood DIVORCE Court 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371958645437

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING CHRONICLE, Allentown, Pennsylvania, October 27, 1954 * Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio * FRONT LEAF ONLY A one column heading reads: "Marilyn Tells Court About Leaving Joe" This is the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2)

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Ends June 21, 2017 15:09

$30.00
153976

JEAN HARLOW The Blonde Bombshell Hollywood Actress DEATH 1937 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391781662544

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1937 * Actress Jean Harlow death (1st report) * 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading announcing: "Jean Harlow, Film Star, Dies in Hollywood At 26 After Illness of Only a Few Days". This is first report coverage on the death of the famous Hollywood "Platinum Blonde" actress. The article continues inside & includes a photo (see). Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete in 52 pages, light toning, a little margin wear and tear, generally good.

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Ends June 11, 2017 08:03

$52.00
153855

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371940750705

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 June 04, 2017 13:50

$39.00
153656

AMELIA EARHART'S "20 Hrs., 40 Min." Book Published Woman Airplane 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391766606662

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, September 9, 1928 * Amelia Earhart - Woman aviator * "20 Hrs., 40 Min." book published * 1st Woman to cross Atlantic by airplane The top of page 3 of this section has a one column heading: "MISS EARHART FINDS SEA FLIGHT STIRRING" with subheads and "Facsimile Of Miss Earhart's Log" (see) Other topics throughout. Complete section 2 only with all 22 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: 20 Hrs. 40 Min.: Our Flight in the Friendship is a book written by pioneering aviator Amelia Earhart. It was first published in 1928 by G. P. Putnam's Sons, but has continued to be reprinted in periodic new editions. A special "Author's Autograph Editio... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2017 12:52

$35.00
153586

General BUTLER'S GENERAL ORDER NO. 28 New Orleans Women 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371924935879

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WESTERN CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 11, 1862 * General Benjamin Butler * Infamous Order # 28 * New Orleans Women Although there is front page Civil War content, as well as elsewhere, certainly the most historic content is on page 2 which contains General Butler's infamous Order #28 (see). As a bit of history: Butler's General Order No. 28 was a decree made by him following the Battle of New Orleans. Butler established himself as military commander of that city on May 1. Many of the city's inhabitants were strongly hostile to the Yankee government, and many women in particular expressed this contempt by insulting Union troops. Accordingly, on May 15 Butler issued an order ... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2017 14:41

$74.00
153468

MARIE DRESSLER Stage & Movie Silent Film Screen Actress DEATH 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391752731664

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 29, 1934 * Marie Dressler death w/ photos * Stage & screen actress * Silent film - depression era The front page has a one column heading: "MARIE DRESSLER, NOTED ACTRESS, DIES" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with 4 photos. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, light toning and very minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 12, 2017 14:23

$39.00
153383

AMELIA EARHART Woman Aviator Airplane CRASH Lands in Pittsburgh 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391748116525

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, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 07, 2017 07:13

$42.00
153309

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371911380559

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, April 13, 1864 * From the origin of the Civil War This is one of just a few titles in the South which printed "Confederate States Of America" in the dateline (see). Among the ftpg. articles are: "From Richmond--Good News From Mobile--Defeat of Banks' Army--Great Loss of the Enemy" "From Dalton. Arrest of a Yankee Female--Affairs in the Southwest" "The Soldiers at Branchville" "Fort Sumter" and more. The back page is mostly taken up with advertisements including "$50 Reward" for a runaway slave, also: "Slave Labor For the Coast" and others. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, one discrete archival mend to the back, nice condition.

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Ends May 04, 2017 15:26

$129.00
153168

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371904457583

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, 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 subscript... See More  

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Ends April 26, 2017 15:29

$35.00
152810

ADELE BLOOD Silent Film & Vaudeville Actress SUICIDE Death 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391725050626

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1936 * Adele Blood suicide death (gun) * Silent movies & vaudeville actress The top of the back page has a one column heading: "ADELE BLOOD HOPE, ACTRESS, ENDS LIFE" with subheads. (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 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 rather than individuals were the primary su... See More  

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Ends April 09, 2017 14:54

$40.00
152804

NORA BAYES Popular American Singer Comedian Actress DEATH & Photo 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391725041175

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1928 * Nora Bayes death w/ photo * American singer & comedian actress The top of page 27 has a one column heading: "NORA BAYES DIES AFTER OPERATION" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Nora Bayes, American singer, comedian and actress. 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 & 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 09, 2017 14:38

$35.00
152714

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391722663302

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 April 06, 2017 14:31

$68.00
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Best MARILYN MONROE Hollywood Los Angeles SUICIDE Death Dead 1962 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371884765884

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 die... See More  

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Ends April 05, 2017 16:44

$765.00
152636

MINNESOTA WOMAN Pelican Rapids Otter Tail County Skeleton FOUND 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371882005726

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 17, 1932 * Minnesota Woman - skeletal remains * Pelican Rapids, Otter Tail County * Anthropologist Albert Jenks The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Girl Slain in Ice Age Found in Minnesota; Apish Mongol Maid Lived 20,000 Years Ago" (see) Lengthy text continues inside. 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 rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of th... See More  

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Ends April 02, 2017 16:12

$35.00
152600

JUDY GARLAND Actress Singer Vaudville "Wizard Of Oz" Fame DEATH 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371881157894

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOTION PICTURE DAILY, New York, June 24, 1969 (last digit lost in masthead due to label removal. Is seen at the too of pages 2, 3 & 4) * Actress singer Judy Garland death * "Wizard of Oz" fame Page 2 has a brief & somewhat inconspicuous report: "Judy Garland Dies Suddenly in London" (see). Great to have the death report of this acting legend in this movie-themed newspaper. Four pages, tiny binding holes at the blank spine, good condition.

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Ends April 01, 2017 16:11

$38.00
152570

Rare CONVICTS TO AMERICA & Early James Oglethorpe Pre Georgia 1728 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391718092640

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY POST-BOY, London, March 13, 1728 (1729 by today's calendar) * Early James Oglethorpe * Convicts to America Near the bottom of the front page is a terrific item noting: "Also the same day nine felons convicts, eight men and one woman, were brought from Oxford City to the Oxford-Arms at Holborn Bridge, and from thence carry'd down the river and put on board a ship in order for their being transported to his Majesty's Plantations in America." Although it was known that convicts were occasionally shipped off to the American colonies, it is exceedingly rare to find such mention in period newspapers. Also of note is a great, early item on James Olgethorpe before his founding of the ... See More  

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Ends March 31, 2017 16:39

$275.00
152565

SHIRLEY CHISHOLM DEATH 1st Black Woman in Congress & Pres Candidate 2005


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371880428607

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 4, 2005 * Death of Shirley Chisholm * 1st African American Woman elected to United States Congress * 1st Black to be a major party (Democratic Party) nominee for President of the United States Page 10 of Section B has a half-page report on the death and obituary of "Shirley Chisholm, 80: Ran for President, Served 13 Years in Congress." She was the first African-American to be elected to the United States Congress; and in 1972 the first black candidate for a major party's nomination for President of the United States, and the first woman to run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination. This also includes a 6 1/2 x 4 /12 photo and a smaller more curr... See More  

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Ends March 31, 2017 16:31

$225.00
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AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391716281624

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 page 4 has a one column heading: "FRIENDSHIP FAILS THRICE TO TAKE OFF" 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 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given... See More  

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Ends March 29, 2017 16:27

$35.00
152470

AL JOLSON Ruby Keeler Wedding Blackface ACTOR Comedian Singer AD 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371878687952

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1928 * Al Jolson & Ruby Keeler * Actress - actor - singer Near the bottom of the front page has two column heading: "Jolson Secretly Weds Ruby Keeler, Actress" First report coverage on wedding of Al Jolson and Ruby Keeler. The back page has a large advertisement for Vitaphone by Warner Bros. The ad shows different facial expressions of Al Jolson in blackface. 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,... See More  

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Ends March 29, 2017 16:24

$37.00
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NELLIE BLY Elizabeth Jane Cochrane TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Ends 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391710103222

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA SUNDAY BEE, Nebraska, Jan. 26, 1890 * Journalist Nellie Bly * Trip around the World * The end - homecoming The top of the ftpg. has a column headed: "NELLIE BLY IS HOME AGAIN" "Time 72 Days, Eight Hours and Eleven Minutes" "Jules Verne Sends Greeting" "A Great Throng Gives Enthusiastic Welcome to the Female Globe Trotter of Jersey City---Record of the Journey". The article on her return from her around-the-world trip takes two-thirds of the last column. Sixteen pages, loose at the spine, various margin tears, more so to the back leaf.

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Ends March 22, 2017 16:15

$63.00
152236

MARY GARRETT HAY Women's Rights Woman Suffragist Leader DEATH 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371870153468

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1928 * Mary Garrett Hay death (1st report) * Temperance worker & suffragist leader The top of page has a one column heading: "MARY GARRETT HAY DIES SUDDENLY" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition. source, NWHM: Mary Garrett Hay, temperance worker,... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2017 16:46

$34.00
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EVANGELINE BOOTH Becomes First Woman General of SALVATION ARMY 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391701584633

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1934 * Evangeline Booth - British theologist * 1st Woman General of Salvation Army The front page has a one column heading: "EVANGELINE BOOTH IS SALVATION CHIEF" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Booth becoming the 1st Woman General of the Salvation Army. Article continues inside with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light even toning, nice condition.

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Ends March 12, 2017 16:49

$45.00
151969

ALLYN KING American Stage & Film Actress Singer SUICIDE Death 1930 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391699189958

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 31, 1930 * Allyn King's suicide death * American stage & film actress * Vaudeville - Ziegfeld Follies The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "MISS KING, ACTRESS, DIES AFTER LEAP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on American stage & film actress Allyn King committing suicide in New York City. 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 rather than individuals were the prim... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2017 15:12

$37.00
151967

ADELE RITCHIE Prima Donna Comic Opera Singer MURDER-SUICIDE Death 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391699187434

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1930 * Adele Ritchie murder-suicide death * Prima donna - comic opera singer * Edwardian musical comedies - vaudeville The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MRS. GUY BATES POST AND HOSTESS FOUND SHOT DEAD IN HOME" with subheads that include: "Believed Former Actress, Adele Ritchie, Killed Friend and Then Herself" (see) First report coverage on American prima donna Adele Ritchie committing suicide. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2017 15:09

$39.00
151966

JENNY DOLLY Twin Sisters Dancers & Actress SUICIDE Hanging Death 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371861803261

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1941 * Jenny Dolly suicide death * "The Dolly Sisters" fame * Hungarian-American dancer & actress The top of page 19 has a two column heading: "Jenny Dolly a Suicide by Hanging; She and Sister Won Dance Fame" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on Hungarian-American dancer and actress, Jenny Dolly, committing suicide. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. 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, librarie... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2017 15:03

$38.00
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