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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371861796837

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, February 12, 1955 * Ona Munson suicide death * American film - movie actress * "Gone With the Wind" Belle Watling The front page has a one column heading: "Ona Munson, Star Actress, Ends Life" with photo. (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 22 pages, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, library stamp in the masthead, 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 death... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2017 14:54

$40.00
151805

COLUMBUS TX Colorado County Texas Hanging Tree NEGROES LYNCHINGS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391693736866

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). 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 t... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2017 14:42

$39.00
151798

VIVIEN CHASE Woman Gangster Female Public Enemy # 1 SHOT DEAD 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371856223741

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 4, 1935 * Vivian Chase shot dead * Woman bandit - gangster * Female public enemy # 1 The front page has one column headings that include: "'GIRL BANDIT NO. 1' FOUND SLAIN IN CAR" "Vivian Chase, Luer Kidnap Suspect and Friend of Karpis, Shot in Kansas City" and more. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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, librar... See More  

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Ends March 04, 2017 14:18

$37.00
151711

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391691166687

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 doublepage centerfold by Thomas Nast: "Santa Claus Can't Say that I've Forgotten Anything" showing a young girl standing by the fireplace;... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:23

$200.00
151702

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371853179054

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 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, 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. Minor spine wear, very nice condition.

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Ends March 01, 2017 14:05

$33.00
151699

LUPE VELEZ Mexican Film Actress SUICIDE Death - WWII 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371853143543

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 15, 1944 * Lupe Velez suicide death * Mexican film actress The back page (pg. 36) has one column headings: "LUPE VELEZ SUICIDE BY SLEEP TABLETS" "'Tempestuous' Actress Was Depressed by Failure of Romance With French Actor" with smaller subheads and one column photo of Velez. First report coverage on the suicide death of famous Mexican actress, Lupe Velez. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen con... See More  

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Ends March 01, 2017 13:17

$42.00
151640

MADGE KENDAL Victorian & Edwardian Era Shakespeare Actress DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371849484834

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 15, 1935 * English actress Madge Kendal death * Shakespeare and English comedies fame The top of page 39 has a one column heading: "DAME K. KENDAL, 86, ACTRESS, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Dame Madge Kendal, English actress of the Victorian and Edwardian eras. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends February 25, 2017 15:32

$33.00
151528

COLONIAL BOSTON Frederick Stump Indians Massacre at Middleburg PA 1768 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391685282922

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BOSTON CHRONICLE, March 14, 1768 * Frederick Stump's Run Massacre * Native Americans - Indians killed * Middleburg, Snyder County, Pennsylvania Inside has a report from Providence that: "...this colony...have appointed a committee to draw up an address to his Majesty & write to the Ministry & our Agent relative to the peculiar hardships & distresses the colonies are not labouring under." (see). There is also a nice account of the Frederick Stump affair headed: "An Account of the Taking and Rescue of Frederick Stump" (see hyperlink). In January, 1768, Frederick Stump, a 22 year-old German settler in Penn's Twp., Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania, methodically killed or helped to kill ten ... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2017 15:27

$160.00
151036

AMELIA EARHART 1st Pacific Hawaii Airplane Flight Solo PHOTOS 1935 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391669689638

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE section only of the New York Times, January 20, 1935 * Amelia Earhart (female aviator) * Pacific Ocean flight (Hawaii to Oakland) * 1st of it's kind (solo) The front page of this rotogravure section has two related photos (full page) concerning Amelia Earhart's recent solo flight across the Pacific Ocean from Hawaii to Oakland. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Four pages, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 04, 2017 15:08

$35.00
150886

LAMBERT Quitman County MISSISSIPPI (Alligator) Negroes Lynchings 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391665037437

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 9, 1934 * Lambert, Quitman County, Mississippi Page 6 has a brief article headed: "Two Negroes Lynched" "Hangings Follow Attempt to Attack Woman in Mississippi" (see) First report coverage on the lynchings of Joe Love and Issac Thomas near Lambert, Mississippi. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 29, 2017 11:50

$37.00
150551

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391656442270

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAILY DELTA, Louisiana, February 7, 1862 * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South 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. The front page has some war reports with items headed: "Secessionism in Baltimore" ""From the Seat of War I... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2017 12:20

$138.00
150523

JEFFERSON DAVIS Captured in Woman's Clothes Post Civil War 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391654022422

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK HERALD, May 24, 1865 * Jefferson Davis captured in Woman's clothes Half of the first column on the front page is taken up with great heads on the parade of returning Civil War soldiers, including: "THE REVIEW", "The Grand Army of the Potomac Marching Through Pennsylvania Ave.", "The Great Military Pageant of the Age", "The Honors To The Brave" and much more (see). Page 5 has: "JEFF DAVIS", "The True Story of Jeff. Davis' Disguise", "He is Captured in His Wife's Morning Wrapper, Hooded & Veiled, with a Pail On His Army", "His Wife Calls Him Her 'Poor Old Mother'", "The Soldiers Make a Search for Booty & Find Jeff.'s Calfskins", "When Discovered He Rails at His Captors in Impotent ... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2017 07:29

$44.00
150513

GRETA GARBO Swedish Film Actress Leaves HOLLYWOOD for Sweden 1935 Old Newspaer


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391654001779

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1935 * Actress Greta Garbo PHOTO * Hollywood actress leaves for Sweden Page 21 has a two column photo of Greta Garbo with article headed: "MISS GARBO SAILS; ACHIEVES PRIVACY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning, a little margin wear with a few small archival mends, generally good.

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Ends January 15, 2017 07:07

$34.00
150507

GERTRUDE B. KELLY Women's Woman Right Feminist Movement DEATH 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371816007292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1934 * Gertrude B. Kelly death * Women's rights feminist The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "GERTRUDE B. KELLY, SURGEON, 72, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Gertrude B. Kelly, women's rights advocate. 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 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscriptio... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2017 06:56

$39.00
150503

CHRISTMAS Plum Pudding X-MAS Color Cover Harper's Bazar Prints 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391653389233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: HARPER'S BAZAR -- CHRISTMAS, New York, December 10, 1898 * Great Christmas issue See the very nice color outer wrapper, great for display. The balance of the issue is true to the focus of this magazine, primarily filled with articles & illustrations on fashions of the day although there is a double page centerfold captioned: "Christmas, Eighteen Ninety-Eight" (see). Never bound nor trimmed, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2017 14:51

$37.00
150447

IN OLD KENTUCKY Anita Stewart Silent Film ADVERTISEMENT Poster 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371814396820

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA DAILY BEE, Nebraska, January 29, 1920 * "In Old Kentucky" silent film * Actress Anita Stewart Within this issue is a very nice full page advertisement the 1919 silent film "In Old Kentucky" starring Anita Stewart and playing at the Rialto Theater in Omaha. This ad measures 21 x 16 inches and is great for display. News and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2017 15:29

$37.00
150236

The Great NOTRE DAME UNIVERSITY South Bend Indiana FIRE Disaster 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371808652624

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CLEVELAND WEEKLY HERALD, April 25, 1879 * Actor Edwin Booth attempted assassination * Great fire of 1879 at Notre Dame University This 8 page issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout. The front page has one column headings: " Booth's Assailant" "He Expresses a Wish That he Was Charged With Murder" Near the bottom of the front page is an article headed: "Conflagration" "Notre Dame University, South Bend, Destroyed by Fire" First report here. Complete, minor spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Mark Gray (attempted assassin) was a traveling salesman from Keokuk, Iowa who fired two shots from a pistol at actor Edwin Booth on April 23, 1879... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2017 15:31

$42.00
150114

KIRBYVILLE TX Jasper County Texas NEGRO Lynching Lynched Hanging 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371806955336

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1934 * Negro lynching hanging - Son Griggs * Kirbyville, Jasper County, Texas The back page has small one column headings: "HANG, SHOOT, DRAG NEGRO" "Texas Mob Lynches Prisoner Arrested With White Woman" (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Son Griggs at Kirbyville, Texas. 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... See More  

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Ends January 04, 2017 13:58

$37.00
149910

LUFTWAFFE German Air Force Creation & Actress Jean Harlow Divorce 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391634422133

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1935 * German Air Force - Luftwaffe creation * Hermann Goering * Jean Harlow divorce The top of the front page has a one column heading: "REICH'S AIR FORCE BECOMES; ARMY IN CONTROL" with subheads: "Civilian Flying Clubs Adopt Reichswehr Salute and Modified Uniforms" "Plans No Longer Secret" and more. Coverage of the German Air Force becoming a official military organization under the rule of Hermann Goering. The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "JEAN HARLOW GETS SECOND DIVORCE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint,... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2016 13:18

$34.00
149881

BENITA Von FALKENHAYN Guillotine Execution & ZELDA SEARS Death 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391634376273

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1935 * Benita von Falkenhayn guillotine execution * Zelda Sears death - American actress The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Nazis to Behead Two Men; Women Faced Axe Calmly" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the guillotine executions which included Benita von Falkenhayn for spying for the Second Polish Republic. The top of of page 19 has a one column heading: "ZELDA SEARS DIES; WRITER, ACTRESS" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete of the 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 ... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2016 12:37

$33.00
149652

HELEN GILLIS Woman Outlaw & Baby Face Nelson's Widow ARRESTED 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371790343141

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1934 * Woman outlaw Helen Gillis arrested * Baby Face Nelson's widow * Gangster - bank robber The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BABY FACE NELSON'S WIDOW A PRISONER IN BANDIT ROUND-UP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Helen Gillis, widow of American bank robber, Baby Face Nelson. Report continues inside with photo of Gillis. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, al... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2016 15:28

$33.00
149596

AMELIA EARHART 1st Transatlantic Airplane Flight Solo PHOTOS 1932 NY Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391623219615

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE section only of the New York Times, June 5, 1932 * Amelia Earhart - transatlantic flight * 1st woman to achieve in airplane solo The front page of this rotogravure section has eight related photos (full page) concerning Amelia Earhart's recent solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean. One photos shows the 1st person to greet Earhart on the farm in Ireland. Great for display. Six pages, a little margin wear with tape mend along the right margin, otherwise good.

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Ends December 14, 2016 14:20

$37.00
149543

JEAN PICCARD High Altitude Ballooning Stratosphere FLIGHT Photos1934 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620972021

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure photo section only, October 28, 1934 * Jeannette Piccard ballooning * Stratosphere flight - 1st Woman The front page of this rotogravure section has three photos regarding the recent ballooning feat. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2016 15:47

$30.00
149539

AMELIA EARHART 1st Transatlantic Airplane Flight Solo PHOTOS 1932 NY Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391620969782

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ROTOGRAVURE section of the New York Times, May 29, 1932 * Amelia Earhart - transatlantic flight * 1st woman to achieve in airplane solo The front page of this rotogravure section only has three related photos concerning Amelia Earhart's recent solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Six pages, good condition.

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Ends December 11, 2016 15:41

$35.00
149429

ANNA ANTONIO Woman Electric Chair Execution Murder for Hire 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371786069000

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1934 * Anna Antonio electric chair execution * Murder for hire - Sing Sing prison The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MRS. ANTONIO DIES IN ELECTRIC CHAIR; HOPED TO THE LAST" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report 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 38 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, librari... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2016 14:17

$33.00
149040

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S Unified Field Theory Gravitation Electromagnetic1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391608569124

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 31, 1929. * Albert Einstein's Unified field theory * Gravitation & electromagnetism * Elinor Smith - Woman aviator * New endurance airplane flight record The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Girl Flier, 17, Sets Woman's Duration Mark; Remains in the Air 13 Hours 17 Minutes" (see) Page 2 has a one column heading: "S20 EQUATIONS GIVE EINSTEIN'S THEORY" with subheads. (see) 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 November 27, 2016 14:08

$44.00
148799

JEAN HARLOW The Blonde Bombshell Hollywood Actress DEATH 1937 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371769131017

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 9, 1937 * Actress Jean Harlow death * 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "SERVICES TODAY FOR JEAN HARLOW" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the death of the famous Hollywood actress. Article 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 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & instit... See More  

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Ends November 20, 2016 13:40

$35.00
148725

(2) PATTY HEARST Symbionese Liberation Army CAPTURE & Guilty 1975-6 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767538489

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PHOENIX GAZETTE, Sept. 18, 1975 and the ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, March 21, 1976. * Patty Hearst, convicted bank robber, captured * Newspaper heiress, socialite, actress & kidnap victim * Simbonese Liberation Army SLA - Sentencing A nice pair of issues almost 3 years apart with headlines: "PATTY HEARST CAPTURED!" and: "PATTY HEARST GUILTY" respectively. Front page photos in each issue and subheads as well. For those not familiar with the interesting case of this noted heiress see this hyperlink. Each issue is complete with minimal wear. Good condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 13:13

$49.00
148715

GRACE KELLY American Actress & Princess of Monaco KILLED in Car 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767530808

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: USA TODAY, September 15, 1982 * Grace Kelly killed * Hollywood actress * Princess of Monaco The front page has a two column headline: "America's Princess Grace dies in Monaco" with small photo. (see) More on the front page of the last section. First report coverage on the death of American actress and Princess of Monaco, Grace Kelly. Complete with all four sections, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 12:58

$42.00
148672

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599561181

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

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Ends November 18, 2016 05:22

$34.00
148618

CHARLES MANSON & Hippies Murder Charge Indictment Sharon Tate 1969 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391598205202

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, Dec. 9, 1969 * Charles Manson indicted for murder * Manson Family of hippies * Sharon Tate Near the bottom of the front page is a report headed: "Indict Five In Tate Murder", which is for the now-infamous Charles Manson murders of actress Sharon Tate, Mr. & Mrs. LaBianca, and others. At this point not much attention was paid to Charles Manson, the report beginning: "Five members of a weird hippie band, including the cult's high priest, Charles M. Manson have been indicted for murder in the slaying of actress Sharon Tate and six other persons in August..." (see). Complete in 6 pages, small binding holes at the blank spine margin, very nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:29

$55.00
148478

F. ANSTET English Humorist MARGARET ILLINGTON State Actress DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761267678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1934 * Thomas F. Anstey Guthrie death * English novelist - journalist - comic * Margaret Illington death * American stage actress The top of page 14 has a one column heading: "F. ANSTEY, 77, DIES; BRITISH HUMORIST" with subheads. (see) The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "MISS ILLINGTON, STAGE STAR, DEAD" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & instit... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 13:58

$33.00
148258

WILBUR UNDERHILL JR. Mad Dog Tri-State Terror Oklahoma Bandit DIES1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584746859

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1934 * Wilbur Underhill Jr. death (1st report) * "Tri-State Terror" - Oklahoma bandit Page 21 has an article headed: "Underhill, Outlaw, Back In Prison, Dies" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: On December 26, 1933, Wilbur and Hazel Underhill were celebrating their honeymoon with Ralph Roe and his girlfriend Eva May Nichols at a rented cottage in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Four days later, a 24-man strike force including federal agents, state troopers and local police surrounded the house. The group was led by R.H. Colvin and Frank Smith, the latter a survivor of ... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:14

$33.00
148187

MARY PICKFORD Signs Contract w/ ADOLPH ZUKOR Paramount Pictures 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371752737553

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, December 17, 1933 * Actress Mary Pickford signs contract * "Queen of the Movies" "America's Sweetheart" * Adolph Zukor - Paramount Pictures Page 2 of this section has a one column heading: "MARY PICKFORD SIGNS FOR STAGE" with subheads. (see) Other news throughout. Complete section 2 only with all 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 02, 2016 15:35

$27.00
148130

Actress MARY PICKFORD Files for DIVORCE from Douglas Fairbanks 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371750274319

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1933 * Mary Pickford files for divorce * Actor Douglas Fairbanks Page 3 has a one column heading: "Expect No Contest On Pickford Divorce" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Actress Mary Pickford filing for divorce from actor Douglas Fairbanks. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2016 14:55

$33.00
147957

ALAMO TN Crockett County Tennessee NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371747129119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, May 29, 1929 * Joe Boxley Negro lynching in Alamo, Tennessee The front page has a brief article heading: "Negro Lynched by Mob After Woman Attack" First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Joe Boxley in Alamo, Tennessee. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:09

$34.00
147953

MABEL SMITH DOUGLASS Residential College Dean Lake Placid DROWNING1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391574558514

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1933 * Mabel Smith Douglass drowning * Douglass Residential College * Rutgers University affiliate Page 3 has a two column heading: "Drowning of Ex-Dean Douglass Feared; Woman's Educator's Boat Found at Lake" (see) First report coverage on Mabel Smith Douglass going missing after rowing on Lake Placid. Other news, sports and advertisement 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 pr... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:02

$33.00
147811

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371742563382

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1933 * Adolph Hitler was descended from Jews 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. (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 ad... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2016 15:30

$57.00
147761

ANNE WEIGHTMAN Walker Penfield Woman $$$ Philanthropist $$$ DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741521277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1932 * Anne Weightman death The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "MRS. F. C. PENFIELD, ART PATRON, DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Anne Weightman Walker Penfield, philanthropist and one of the richest women in the World. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, Nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:45

$33.00
147687

MAUD YOUNGER Women's Suffrage Woman Equal Rights Amendment Senate 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371738761226

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, May 28, 1933 * Maud Younger - suffragist - feminist * Senate meeting re. Women's equal rights The front page of this section has a one column heading: "WOMEN DISAGREE ON 'EQUAL RIGHTS'" with subheads. (see) Complete section 2 only with all 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2016 14:25

$30.00
147587

Rare SOUTHERN SLAVES AUCTION Inhumanity Barbarity Eyewitness Rpt. 1855 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391561436365

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Feb. 2, 1855 * Southern slave auction eyewitness account * Barbarism & cruelty of the event told The front page contains an incredibly graphic eye-witness account of a slave auction by one totally unfamiliar to such a scene. His comments are both objective & horrific as he relays what he sees. Datelined at New Orleans, he notes near the beginning: "I have just returned from a;... See More  

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:13

$470.00
146068

ALBERT EINSTEIN & Women's Patriotic Organization Woman Opposition 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391506386916

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1932 * Women's Patriotic Organization * Opposed to Albert Einstein's visit Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Einstein Ridicules Women's Fight on Him Here; Remarks Cackling Geese Once saved Rome" (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 11, 2016 15:21

$33.00
147489

Great MARILYN MONROE Suicide Death SEX SYMBOL Hollywood Actress 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391556151258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE--EXTRA, Aug. 6 1962 * Death of Marilyn Monroe (1st report) * Actress, singer, model and sex symbol A terrific & very displayable issue as the bold banner headline announces: "MARILYN MONROE IS FOUND DEAD" with a subhead: "Overdose Of Sleeping Pills---Star Leaves No Notes" with more. Given that her fame was gained in Los Angeles and she died there, great to have this report in a California newspaper. This is certainly one of the most desired death reports of any famous figure in American history. The complete 26 page first section (of 2 or 3?) with more on her on pages 5A & 5B including a wealth of photos (see). Minor wear, generally nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2016 14:36

$600.00
147488

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Maud Wood Park 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391556149258

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Boston, Jan. 20, 1917 * Rare title * Women's suffrage * Maud Wood Park A full-size newspaper which is themed on woman's suffrage and other news of interest to women. In the masthead: "Founded in 1870 by Lucy Stone & Henry Blackwell" as well as: "...Oldest Suffrage Newspaper In The World." The ftpg. has a photo of: "Mrs. Maud Wood Park", a famous suffragist (see hyperlink on her). Complete in 6 pages, some light dirtiness, generally good condition.

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Ends October 09, 2016 14:33

$36.00
147278

JUDY GARLAND Wizard of Oz Actress & Singer 1st Mention 1935 New York Times News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371724498730

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 16, 1935 * Actress & singer Judy Garland * Wizard of Oz movie fame This is an interesting newspaper for any Judy Garland collector, as this is the very first appearance of her name (as Judy Garland) in the prestigious New York Times. Page 20 has a daily list of "Today On the Radio" and among the hundreds of listings is: "9:30 WEAF--Young Orchestra; Play--The Valiant, With Wallace Beery; Patsy Kelly, Commedienne; Allen Jones, Judy Garland, Songs; Bill Tilden; Sigmund Spaeth" being a very inconspicuous report. This was four years before she would find stardom in "The Wizard of Oz." Other news, sports and and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, rag editi... See More  

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Ends September 30, 2016 15:49

$60.00
147244

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman TRANSCONTINENTAL Airplane Flight Record 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371723733889

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 26, 1932 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * 1st woman flight record * Aviation - airplanes Page 3 has one column headlines that include: "MISS EARHART FLIES TO 2 MORE RECORDS" "Lands at Newark Airport, the First Woman to Hop Nonstop Across Continent" "In Air 19 Hours, 5 Minutes" and more with photo. (see) 1st 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 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 29, 2016 15:12

$52.00
147092

RUTH ELDER 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight Attempt 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371718422309

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, October 12, 1927 * Ruth Elder - Woman aviator & actress * 1st Transatlantic flight try (Woman) The front page has a one column heading: "FLORIDA GIRL FLYER IS SEEN OVER ATLANTIC" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 23, 2016 06:54

$33.00
146835

Mrs. MINNIE MADDERN FISKE Famous American Stage Actresss DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391533463041

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1932 * Minnie Maddern Fiske death * Early American stage actress Page 23 has a one column heading: "MRS. FISKE DIES HERE AS ROLE AWAITS HER" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of early American actress Minnie Maddern Fiske. She was widely considered the most important actress on the American stage in the first quarter of the 20th century. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends September 14, 2016 07:44

$38.00
146692

BABE RUTH Quits Hot Dogs ? & Actress Dorothy Burgess Fatal Wreck 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391522872263

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 24, 1932 * Actress Dorothy Burgess car accident * Manslaughter charge for death of girl * Babe Ruth takes on healthy diet ? * New York Yankees baseball Page 10 has a one column heading: "Film Star, Accused In Fatal Crash, Ill" with subhead: "Dorothy Burgess Driving When Girl Is Killed...." I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. The sport's section (page 17) has a two column heading: "6,000 Calories a Day, No Hot Dogs, Keep Ruth Fit as Training Begins" with subhead and photo. (see) Probably only found in NYC papers. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in ... See More  

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Ends September 01, 2016 15:28

$34.00
146684

KATE GLEASON Female Engineer Pioneer & Businesswoman DEATH 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391522865347

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1933 * Catherine Anselm "Kate" Gleason death * American engineer & businesswoman The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "KATE GLEASON, ENGINEER, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Kate Gleason, american engineer and businesswoman known both for being an accomplished woman in the predominantly male field of engineering and for her philanthropy. 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 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, wi... See More  

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Ends September 01, 2016 15:18

$34.00
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