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The article, datelined "Philadelphia, Oct. 19, 1752", begins by mentioning the reports about kite experiments, especially... See More
LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 28, 2008
* Paul Newman's death report... in a Hollywood area newspaper
* $700-billion Wall Street bailout reached (tentative agreement)
The front page has: "Paul Newman, 1925 - 2008", followed by: "A leading man of film and philanthropy," which tell of the death of the beloved actor Paul Newman. Two photos are included. Additional photos ... See More
NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 8, 1826 Nearly two-thirds of the first column on the front page is taken up with a report which begins: "A great man has fallen--THOMAS JEFFERSON, the liberal and the just, the wise and the good, hath departed from works to rewards. He left us on the 4th instant, at 10 minutes before one o'clock, the 50th anniversary of the day, and possib... See More
LIVERPOOL ECHO, England, December 9, 1980
* John Lennon death
* Beatles front man
* Best title to be had ?
Few could argue for a more desirable and scarce newspaper on the death of John Lennon than this, his hometown newspaper.
To anyone who grew up on the 1960's the death of Beatle John Lennon was a tragic event and the end of an era. Reports of his death are desired by collect... See More
LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 12, 2012
* L.A. Kings win the Stanley Cup for the 1st time
* Best newspaper to collect regarding this event
The front page tells of the 1st time the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup Finals: "L.A.'S NEW ROYALTY," with subhead: "Kings turn tumult into triumph, capturing team's first Stanley Cup." A large photo with supporting text is fo... See More
LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 16, 2008
* Lehman Brothers files for bankruptcy
* Wall Street is in a panic
The front page has: "Wall Street braces for more,' with subhead: "Worries over Lehman's fallout and AIG's fate pervade market." Another article has, "How BofA became industry behemoth," speaking of Bank of America. Considerable supporting text for the... See More
LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 15, 2008
* Lehman Brothers file for bankruptcy
* Wall Street scramples
The front page has: "Wall St. scrambles as banks teeter," with subhead: "Lehman will file for bankruptcy and BofA will take over Merrill. The Fed eases emergency lending terms," followed by considerable text. Inside has: "Wall Street faces a 'watershed day'.&q... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1919
* Babe Ruth signs final contract with Boston
* Prelude to the trade with New York Yankees
* Major league baseball - MLB
The sports section (page 16) has one column headings that read: "BABE RUTH FINALLY SIGNS WITH BOSTON" "Red Sox Slugger Accepts Contract Said to Call for $27,000 for Three Years". See images fo... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1931
* Near vs. Minnesota re. freedom of the press
* Landmark United States Supreme Court decision
The top of the front page has a one column heading: "'PRESS GAG' BARRED BY SUPREME COURT; MINNESOTA LAW HIT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. First report coverage on the Near v. Minnesota landmark United States Supreme Court de... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1922
* Irish Free State established
* Ireland becomes independent
The top of the front page has a one column heading: "IRISH FREE STATE GETS KING'S ASSENT; TO INSTALL HEALY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the establishment of the Irish Free State. Nice to have in a paper dated the 6th as this was one of the most histo... See More
* Adolph Hitler becomes Führer
* Al Capone goes to Alcatraz
The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HITLER ENDORSED BY 9 TO 1 IN POLL ON HIS DICTATORSHIP, BUT OPPOSITION IS DOUBLED" with subheads that include: "Absolute Power Is Won" "Negative Count is Larger in Districts of Business Men and Inte
LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 16, 1999
* Best "Eyes Wide Shut" advertisement
* Grand Opening Day movie premiere review
* Erotic drama film - Stanley Kubrick
* Tom Cruise & Nicole Kidman
A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Eyes Wide Shut" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainme... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1945
* The Jewish Holocaust summary
* Dr. Joseph Schwartz's estimation
* Adolph Hitler's Final Solution
Page 8 has a interesting report concerning the outcome of the Jewish Holocaust near the end of World War II with a two column heading: "Schwartz Says Only 1,500,000 Jews Are Left In Europe as Result of German Murders" (see) Dr. Joseph S... See More
THE WORLD, New York, August 12, 1894
* Nellie Bly reporting
* "Nellie Bly Spars With Corbett"
* Many illustrations
Nellie Bly is perhaps most famous for her trip around the world, which turned the fictional work by Jules Vernes' "Around the World in Eighty Days" into fact for the first time. But there were various other projects which consumed her journalistic caree... See More
THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, Missouri, February 24, 1968
* Peggy Fleming wins Olympic Gold!
The front page has: "Peggy Fleming - Olympic Queen," which tells of the page 11 featured report: "Olympic Victory Worth the Grind, Peggy Declares," with considerable details of her Olympic Gold Medal showing. Included is a related 4 by 6 inch photo. Peggy earned the U.S.'s onl... See More
LOS ANGELES TIMES, February 11, 2011
* Review of Justin Bieber's "Never Say Never"
* Best newspaper to collect regarding this event
* Additional poster-sized ads for several other debuts
Page D-6 has: "Well, Beliebers will enjoy this," with supporting text and a small photo, which provides a review of the Justin Bieber movie, "Never Say Never." Poster-size... See More
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, August, 1863 Certainly the prime content is near the back under: "Monthly Record of Current Events" which reports the events of the Civil War, with considerable detail on the events leading up to the Battle of Gettysburg, plus much detail on the Battle of Gettysburg itself. Very fine & timely coverage.
Other articles, literary works... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 5, 1919
* Jack Dempsey vs. Jess Willard
* Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report)
The front page has a nice banner headline: "DEMPSEY WINS RING CHAMPIONSHIP IN THREE ROUNDS" with subheads that include: "Willard Beaten In easy Fashion In Toledo Arena" and more. Much more coverage on pages 4 & 5 with photos. Loads of text, too ... See More
THE EVENING NEWS AND STAR, London, January 25, 1965 The front page has a banner headline "DAY of SORROW" and features a large photo of Winston Churchill. Above the headline reads "There Ended In A Quiet Peace The Great And Dauntless Journey Of Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, Man An Englishman, At The Age Of 90". The front page articles relate to him. Some additional co... See More
* Notre Dame - Army 1929 Football game
* Jack Elder 100-yd Interception TD run
* Yankee Stadium (1st report w/ photos)
This 100+ page Sunday newspaper has one column headings on the front page of the sport's section (inside, near back) that include: "NOTRE DAME DEFEATS ARMY, 7-0, AS ELDER MAKES 96-YARD RUN" "85,00
THE PLAIN DEALER, Cleveland, June 12, 1979
* John Wayne death (1st report)
* American film actor
The front page has banner headline announcing: "Actor John Wayne dead" with photo. (see)
Incomplete issue containing 8 pages of the 18 page 1st section only but all text of the mentioned report in present, nice for display as such.... See More
THE PARSONS SUN, Parsons, Kansas, February 8 & 9, 1968 (two issue set)
* Peggy Fleming clinches path to Olympic Gold!
The first issue has, in the Sports Section: "U.S. Ice Queen Has Wide Lead," with supporting text which tells of her having clinched a path to Olympic Gold victory. The issue of the day after also has the related article: "Peggy Is In Class By Herself."... See More
SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, August 21, 1867 Page 1 provides considerable details concerning the Methodist Camp Meeting at Martha's Vineyard, known as Wesleyan Grove (or Wesleyan Camp Grove). Another article tells of a similar Camp Meeting in Hatfield. Although many of the gingerbread cottages remain, and a summer camp meeting schedule continues into the present, the popularity... See More
THE GENTLEMAN’S MAGAZINE, London, September, 1804 The first column of a page is headed: “AMERICA & THE WEST INDIES” reporting: “By the New York papers, we learn, that the Coroner’s Inquest, held on the late Gen. Hamilton, have brought in a verdict of ‘Willful murder against A’ Burr, esq. Vice President of the United States... It is also sta... See More
NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1919
* Very early Robert Goddard
* Early rockets - rocketry
* Rockets as weapons
One column headings on page 16 report: "INVENTS NEW WAR WEAPON" "Armistice Prevented Use of Dr. Goddard's Rocket". The report notes the very beginning of rocketry as a weapon with: "...has invented a new rocket that is reported to be a terrible engin... See More
LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 28, 2002
* Milton Berle death (1st report)
* American comedian and actor
* "Mr. Television" "Uncle Miltie"
* Best title to be had ?
Near the bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "TV Legend 'Uncle Miltie' Dies at 93" with small photo. The article carries over to pages 24 & 25 where there are 6 more photos of... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 25, 1937
* Helvering vs. Davis re. Social Security taxing
* United States Supreme Court decision
The top of the front page has a four column headline: "SUPREME COURT BACKS SECURITY ACT ON JOB INSURANCE, 5-4, PENSIONS, 7-2" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. First report coverage on the Helvering v. Davis United States Supreme Court decisio... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1927.
* Aviator Charles Lindbergh
* Transatlantic flight welcome home
The front page has a nice three line banner headline: "NATION PAYS ITS HOMAGE TO LINDBERGH; ACCLAIMED BY 300,000 IN TRIUMPHAL RIDE; PRESIDENT PINS CROSS ON YOUNG AIR HERO" with many subheads and related photo. Much more on the inside pages with several photos. Nice to h
THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 23, 1925
* Red Grange - Galloping Ghost
* Illinois Fighting Illini - College football
* Chicago Bears signing - NFL
The sport's section (page26) has a one column heading: "GRANGE WILL PLAY FOR CHICAGO BEARS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the famous Illinois running back signing with the Chicago Bears just after playing in his last ... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1943
* Jake LaMotta defeats Sugar Ray Robinson (1st defeat)
* Famous Middleweight boxing match
The sport's section (page 17) has one column headings: "ROBINSON'S STREAK ENDED BY LAMOTTA" "Harlem Fighter Suffers First Loss in 130 Bouts Before 18,930 at Detroit" "Bell Saves Ray In Eighth" "Left to Head Floors Him ... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1943
* Nikola Tesla - re. death
* Father of Radio Physics & more
Page 26 has one column headings: "Tesla Left No Will" "Nephew Says Only Estate Consists of Research Data, Models" (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 40 pages, nice condition.... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 5, 1924
* King Tutankhamen sarcophagus found
* Luxor Egypt
The top of the front page has a one column heading: "VIEW OF HUGE COFFIN OF TUT-ANKH-AMEN SHOWS BODY IS THERE" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pag... See More
LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 24, 2005
* Johnny Carson death (1st report)
* American talk show host & comedian
* Best title to be had ?
The front page has a four column heading: "Comedian Defined Late-Night TV" with some photos. The article carries over to pages 14 & 15 where there are 11 more photos of him.
Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the e... See More
THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, September 13, 1951
* Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Randolph Turpin
* Famous middleweight rematch title fight
The front page has a two column heading: "Ray Robinson Stops Randy Turpin in 10th To Regain Ring Title" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage continues in the sport's section.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the d... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 17, 1942
* Naval Battle of Guadalcanal
* Savo Island - Solomons
The front page has a nice banner headline: "U.S. SMASHES JAPANESE FLEET IN SOLOMONS; SINKS 23 SHIPS, DAMAGES 7 IN 3-DAY BATTLE" with subheads that include: "Foe's Navy Routed" "We Sink Battleship" "Nimitz Is Elated" "A 'Decisive' Battle" ... See More
THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 15, 1941
* Frank Leahy becomes ND coach (1st report)
* Notre Dame Fighting Irish
The front page has a two column heading:
"Leahy Quits Boston College To Go Back to Notre Dame" with subhead. (see) Article continues in the sport's section (page 16) with photo of Leahy. First report coverage on Frank Leahy becoming the new head coac... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 26, 1940
* Warsaw, Poland Ghetto established
* Jewish - Jews - Judaica
* Nazi-occupied Europe
Page 8 has a two column heading announcning: "Walls Will Enclose Warsaw Jews Today; 500,000 Begin 'New Life' in Nazi-Built Ghetto" First report coverage on the establishment of the largest Jewish Ghetto in Nazi-occupied Europe. Most of the residents i... See More
THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, January 5, 1923
* Rosewood, Florida Negro massacre
* Florida race war (1st report)
The top of the front page is a two column heading: "DEADLY RACE WAR AT ROSEWOOD, FLA.--VILLAGE BURNED BY A MOB" with subheads. (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, small binding slits along the spine with slightly affect me... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 10, 1922
* Albert Einstein wins Nobel Peace Prize
Page 4 has a somewhat inconspicuous yet extremely significant report under the heading: "Nobel Prize For Einstein" with the dateline of Stockholm, Nov. 9, beginning: "The Nobel Committee has awarded the physics prize for 1921 to Professor Dr. Albert Einstein of Germany, identified with the theory ... See More
NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 15, 1816 An inside page has half a column headed: "Colonel Boone" which tells of a visit to Fort Osage, Missouri Territory, by Daniel Boone, including in part: "We have been honored by a visit from col. Boone, the first settler of Kentucky...He has established a colony or settlement...on the Missouri...The colonel cannot live wi... See More
ILLUSTRATED NEWS, New York, Feb. 5, 1853 The prime content in this issue is the quarter page print captioned: "Miner Of California Prospecting," which is a rare print of the California gold rush. There is related text as well. The front page has an illustration of: "Almeda De Paule, Havana". A halfpg. inside has a view of: "Montpelier, Vermont." and another half... See More
NEW YORK TIMES, January 30, 1921
* Old Yankee Stadium site found ?
* "The House that Ruth Built" nears
* Best title to be had ?
As for Yankee history, this issue has a gem report on what was to have become the site for the original Yankee Stadium. The front page a one column heading: "YANKEES PICK SITE FOR NEW BALL PARK" with subheads. (see)
Twenty-two pages, light ton... See More
THE BOSTON POST, February 10, 1947
* Black Dahlia murders
* Elizabeth Short case
* Hollywood - Los Angeles CA
* From her hometown newspaper
Page 4 has a one column heading: "GRILL GI ON SUSPICION OF MURDER" with subhead. (see) Nice to have from her hometown newspaper. Rare as such.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning and minor we... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1937
* George Gershwin death
* American music composer
the front page has a one column heading: "GEORGE GERSHWIN, COMPOSER, IS DEAD" with subheads. More on page 20 with: "GERSHWIN CAUSED NEW JAZZ VALUES" with photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of American composer and pianist, George Gershwin.
Other news, sports and advertiseme... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1941
* Lou Gehrig funeral
* "The Iron Horse"
* New York Yankees
* Best title to be had ?
The sport's section (page 29) has a one column heading: "FUNERAL SERVICE FOR GEHRIG IS HELD" with subheads and 2 related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic.
Other... See More
LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 26, 2002
* Richard Harris death (1st report)
* Irish actor and singer
* Best title to be had ?
The front page has a small photo with tiny heading: "Richard Harris Dies" Page 18 of section B has a banner headline: "Richard Harris, 72; Irish Actor Described as an and a Giant of the Old School" with 4 related photos.
Great to have this report in... See More
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1927.
* 1st Tranatlantic flight of the Columbia
* Wright-Bellanca WB-2 airplane
* Clarence Chamberlin & Charles Levine
The front page has a nice banner headline: "COLUMBIA LANDS 110 MILES FROM BERLIN AFTER 46 1/2 HOURS; TAKES ON GAS AND FLIES ON; COVERED 4,100 MILES, NEW DISTANCE RECORD" with several subheads, illustration and map. (see) Much more ... See More