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195600

Nice JAPAN SURRENDERS V-J Day World War II WWII Over PEACE in 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373875126827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA !, Aug. 15, 1945  * World War II ends * V-J day See the photos for the great & bold banner headline proclaiming: "PEACE" in huge type with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice or display. More on the following pages. Complete with 20 pages, generally very nice.

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Ends February 14, 2022 12:04

$88.00
195518

(2) PEARL HARBOR ATTACK World War II Imperial Japanese Navy 1941 WWII Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393863927118

Offered are 2 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: Interesting pair of consecutive dates: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Dec. 7, 1941 From the day of the Pearl Harbor attack but not yet known, with a banner headline: "Roosevelt Sends Personal Note to Emperor In 'Final' Effort to Avert War With Japan; Reds Report Nazi Rout West of Moscow". This is the front leaf only & trimmed at the bottom causing loss to the last line. THE WILLIAMSPORT SUN, Penna., Dec. 8, 1941 with a banner above the masthead: "VOTES WAR DECLARATION" and beneath the masthead: "BATTLESHIP AND DESTROYER LOSTS IN JAPANESE ATTACKS" with more. Present are pages 1-8 of a 14 page issue, nice condition.

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Ends February 11, 2022 09:43

$72.00
195394

WARSAW GHETTO UPRISING ENDS w/ Extermination of All Jews 1943 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373850070765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1943 * Warsaw Ghetto Uprising ends in failure * German occupied Poland - Nazi atrocities * Jewish resistance - Jews This 30 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 6: "ALL WARSAW JEWS HELD 'LIQUIDATED'" "Rabbi Miller Gets Report of Final Massacre After 60 Nazis Had Been Slain in Ghetto" See photos for text on the end of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising.  Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends February 03, 2022 15:11

$56.00
195301

OCCUPATION OF JAPAN Begins USS Missouri Enters Tokyo Bay 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373845490578

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 29, 1945 * U.S. occupation of Japan begins * General William Halsey Jr. * USS Missouri (Big Mo) enters Tokyo Bay The top of the front page has a five column headline: "M'ARTHUR STARTS TRIP TO JAPAN AS HALSEY SAILS INTO TOKYO BAY; ATSUGI AIRFIELD READY FOR ARMY" with subheads and related photo. (see) Coverage on the initial occupation Japan with the United States Navy entering Tokyo Bay. The official signing of surrender would take place on board the USS Missouri a few days later. Complete with 38 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 30, 2022 11:34

$48.00
195199

JAPAN SURRENDERS Japs Nips V-J Day World War II WWII Over PEACE 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393820563806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PEORIA JOURNAL-TRANSCRIPT--EXTRA, Aug. 14, 1945  * Japan Surrenders (early 1st report) * Great issue for display * World War II over The large & bold banner headline announces: "PEACE ! " with another banner head: "Japanese Accept Big Four Terms" plus other related subheads. Also 3 photos of General Douglas MacArthur headed: " 'Doug' Will Dictate To Emperor". Complete in 20 pages, a bit of minor toning & perforation at the central fold, several creases, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:48

$62.00
195122

Nice GERMANY SURRENDERS Nazis Quit V-E Day 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373835835327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, May 7, 1945  * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit The bold banner headline announces: "SURRENDER!" with lead in: "Germans Announce:" with subheads and related photo. (see) Incomplete issue containing pages 1-4 & 9-12 of the 1st section only, tiny tears at the margins, some archival mending on page 2, nice for display.

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Ends January 22, 2022 08:54

$48.00
195078

General SIMON BOLIVAR BUCKNER JR. Battle of Okinawa KILLED 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373833907567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1945 * Battle of Okinawa, Japan ending * General Simon B. Buckner death * Tenth United States Army commander The front page has a four column headline: "BUCKNER, OKINAWA COMMANDER, KILLED BY SHELL AS HIS MEN SMASH FOE'S LINE; JAPANESE FLEEING SOUTHWARD IN OPEN" with subheads. General Buckner was killed during the closing days of the Battle of Okinawa by enemy artillery fire, making him the highest-ranking United States military officer lost to enemy fire during World War II. He would remain the highest-ranking U.S. military member to be killed by a foreign armed action until the death of Lieut. General Timothy Maude during the September 11 attacks. Also on the front page is a three column ... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2022 14:32

$44.00
195077

Nice JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373833907366

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Aug. 14, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders * Nice headline for display The bold, banner headline above the masthead announces: "Tokyo Radio Says: JAPS ACCEPT PEACE ! " with related subheads. The first section (of 2) with pages 1-12, very nice condition.

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Ends January 20, 2022 14:32

$47.00
195505

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393863784956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Oct. 23, 1942 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page reports are: "R.A.F. Lose 73 Aircraft In Egypt- Axis Planes Demonstrate Superiority in Two-Day Air Battle" 'Routine Life in Labour Camps - Love of Homeland Instilled in Young Workers" "America's Meat Shortage" "Britain's Difficulties at Sea Increasing" and more. Four pages, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition. This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during most of WWII, from July 1, 1940 through May 9, 1945. During the Nazi occupation they took over this newspaper and filled it with pro-German propaganda, offe... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2022 08:02

$25.99
194888

HERMANN GOERING Albert Kesselring World War II Nazis CAPTURED 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373822745421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1945  * Hermann Goering * Albert Kesselring * Franz Ritter von Epp The front page has a three column headline: "GOERING TAKEN" with subheads: "Goering Yields to 7th Army; Kesselring, Quisling Taken" "Marshal Says Hitler Arrested Him, Ordered Him Executed, But Airmen Saved Him--von Epp Also Taken a Prisoner". First report coverage on the capture of Hermann Goering and others. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 38 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends January 10, 2022 12:28

$42.00
194677

TAKIJIRO ONISHI Kamikaze Airplane Attacks Leader SUICIDE Death 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373811709148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS, August 17, 1945 * Takijirō Ōnishi suicide death * "Father of the kamikaze attacks" In a rather rare war-related headline some 3 days after the surrender of Japan essentially ending the war, the banner head above the masthead announces: "JAPS BATTLE YANK PLAINES OVER TOKIO" plus; "Jap Kamikaze Corps Chief Takes Own Life" with other related subheads. The complete first section (of 2) with pages 1-14, very nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2022 12:15

$33.00
194592

Great V-E DAY Germany Surrenders Nazis Quit 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393744192006

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, May 8, 1945 * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit  The banner headline announces: "V-E DAY IS OFFICIAL TODAY" and also: "Truman, Churchill, Stalin, de Gaulle Will Broadcast Victory Manifestoes" with various subheads, including: "Nazis to Sign Final Pact This Morning". There is also a related photo. The complete first section (of 2) with pages 1-12, very nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:57

$52.00
194217

USS REUBEN JAMES Destroyer 1st WWII U.S. Warship Sunk Nazi Torpedo1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373784694781

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, October 31, 1941  * USS Reuben James sunk (Early 1st report)  * 1st American warship casualty in WWII  The front page has a nice banner headline: "AMERICAN WARSHIP SUNK" with subhead, photo and related map. First report coverage on the sinking of the USS Reuben James, the 1st U.S. warship casualty of World War II. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 08, 2021 10:14

$47.00
193586

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373748781430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Channel Islands, July 20, 1944  * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII This island was occupied by the Germans during World War II so all reporting is pro-Nazi propaganda, yet in English as residents were British. The front page includes: "Over There Is London--Ablaze!" "Vivid Picture of V.I. Onslaught" "Allies Brought to Halt in Fierce All-Day Battle in Normandy" "Quarter-Million British Losses Since Invasion Began" "Horrors of Red Army Atrocities - Village Massacre: Priests Crucified" Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 07, 2021 08:41

$28.00
192225

Nice JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373673921663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OREGON STATESMAN, Salem, Aug. 14, 1945  * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders * Nice headline for display See the photo for the nice--if not politically correct--front page with the banner headline in red ink above the masthead: "NIPS SURRENDER". This is a special "EXTRA" edition, as noted in red ink as well. Complete in 8 pages, generally good condition. A nice display issue with the red ink.

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Ends September 06, 2021 13:45

$67.00
191897

NAZIS COLLAPSING Germany Surrendering World War II V-E Day Nears 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393468122971

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, War Extra, Los Angeles, May 5, 1945  * Nazis surrendering * V-E Day nears The front page features a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "ALL EUROPE FIGHTING IS ENDED FOR YANKS" with many subheads and related photo showing several captured Germans. Nice for display. More on the following pages. Complete with 20 pages, a little wear and archival mending along the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends August 27, 2021 15:00

$52.00
190437

PANAMA BAY City Naval Battle Thousand Days' War Lautaro Sinking 1902 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373590834543

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 20, 1902 * Panama Bay naval battle * Colombian & rebel warships * Thousand Days' War * Sinking of the Lautaro The top of the front page has a two column headline: "NAVAL ENGAGEMENT IN PANAMA HARBOR" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:35

$38.00
189907

FALL OF ROME ITALY Liberation by Allies U.S. TROOPS 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393291796034

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, June 5, 1944  * Fall of Rome, Italy  - liberated by the allies * D-Day invasion of France 1 day away * World War II - WWII Over half of the ftpg. is taken up with the headline: "ROME FALLS; ALLIES PRESS FLEEING FOE" with a photo of American troops rolling into Rome. Related reports inside. Tabloid-size, complete in 32 pages, minor wear at the margins, good condition.

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Ends June 03, 2021 15:29

$46.00
189628

GERMANY Adolph Hitler Germans to Declare War RUSSIA 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393254855014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, War Extra, June 20, 1941 * Adolph Hitler to declare war on Russia * Germans marching orders close * Pre-United States involvement The front page has a nice banner headline: "NAZI-RUSS WAR CRISIS" with subheads. Nice for display. Hitler would declare war on Russia two days later. Complete 1st section only with all 14 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2021 08:11

$38.00
189609

GERMANY vs. RUSSIA 1st Day of Battle Amongst World War II 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393254838465

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 23, 1941 * Germany vs. Russia - 1st Day * World War II, WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "GERMANS ADVANCE 10 MILES; Churchill Urges U.S. to Back Reds as Hitler Presses New War" with subheads and related illustration. Nice for display. Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, library stamp in the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 21, 2021 08:02

$52.00
188603

CALIFORNIA COAST ATTACKED Ellwood Oil Field Shelled by JAPAN 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373492786273

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Feb. 24, 1942  * Attack on California coast * Ellwood oil field shelling * Japanese submarine I-17 The front page has a three column photo with heading: "Army and Navy Planes Hunt Jap Sub Off Pacific Coast" with subhead. (see) This brief yet very historic shelling only caused minor damage to the oil field—a pump house and a single oil derrick were destroyed—but its implications were severe. The bombardment at Ellwood was the first shelling of the mainland United States during World War II, and it sparked an invasion panic among an American populace not used dealing with war on the home front. A day later, reports of enemy aircraft led to the so-called “Battle of Los Angeles,” in which American a... See More  

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Ends April 11, 2021 08:45

$48.00
188481

BATTLE OF BRITAIN London Airplane Bombings NAZIS 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393173013534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 12, 1940  * Battle of Britain * London bombings * WWII Nazi bombers The top of the front page has a four column headline: "400 NAZI PLANES BOMB BRITISH COAST; 60 REPORTED LOST IN ALL-DAY ATTACK; BERLIN SAYS 89 OF FOE WERE DOWNED" plus related subheads. (see) More on page 3. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends April 04, 2021 15:37

$44.00
186358

Great JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393048834128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WILMINGTON NEWS--EXTRA, North Carolina, August 14, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders * Terrific headline for display When it comes to huge, screaming headlines on the end of World War II they can't possibly get much better than this. Taking about three-quarters of the front page, in letters 8 1/4 and 4 7/8 inches high, is: "JAPS QUIT ! " with subhead: "Truman Confirms War's End". Given the pagination of the 4 pages being the front page, then 4 (on the reverse of the front page), 5 and 6, I believe this to be complete as a 4 page "Extra". Typically page 2 would be on the reverse of the front page. An exceptional issue, the likes of which are rarely found. Four pages (see above), mild wear at th... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:15

$445.00
185400

ITALY ENTERS WWII Benito Mussolini Announcement World War II 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304959389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, 2nd WAR EXTRA, June 10, 1940 * Italy enters World War II - WWII (1st report) * Benito Mussolini's announcement The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "ITALY DECLARES WAR" with subhead. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with pages 1 to 16, light toning and minor wear at the central fold and spine, generally good. wikipedia notes: On 10 June 1940, as the French government fled to Bordeaux before the German invasion, declaring Paris an open city, Mussolini felt the conflict would soon end and declared war on Britain and France. As he said to the Army's Chief-of-Staff, Marshal Badoglio:     I only need a few thousand dead so that I can sit at the peace ... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:39

$57.00
184595

WARSAW GHETTO UPRISING Nazis German Occupied POLAND Jews 1944 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392955732754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1944 * Warsaw Ghetto Uprising * German occupied Poland * Jewish resistance - Jews The top of page 5 has one column headings: "POLE TELLS STORY OF GHETTO BATTLE" "Nine-Day Conflict in Warsaw Began Spontaneously, Says Underground Courier", "Germans' Losses Heavy" "3,000 Jews Used Smuggled and home-Made Arms Against Big Force". (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Complete with 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2020 08:58

$48.00
184526

Best CALIFORNIA COAST ATTACKED Ellwood Oil Field Shelled by JAPAN 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226059412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS, California, Feb. 24, 1942  * Attack on California coast * Ellwood oil field shelling * Japanese submarine I-17 * Best title to be had ? (rare) The bold headline proclaims: "HUNT JAP U-BOAT IN RAID ON SOUTHLAND" with a smaller banner: "2 U.S. Ships Wrecked; 189 Die". One of the subhead notes: "Sub Shells Oil Field Near Santa Barbara" with other related subheads. This brief yet very historic shelling only caused minor damage to the oil field—a pump house and a single oil derrick were destroyed—but its implications were severe. The bombardment at Ellwood was the first shelling of the mainland United States during World War II, and it sparked an invasion panic among an American populace not u... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:53

$285.00
184458

WARSAW GHETTO UPRISING ENDS w/ Jews Jewish Massacre 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215332933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1943 * Warsaw Ghetto Uprising ends in failure * German occupied Poland - Nazi atrocities * Jewish resistance - Jews Page 4 has one column headlines: "JEWS' LAST STAND FELLED 1,000 NAZIS" "Battle in Warsaw Ghetto Was Aided by Armed Squads of Polish Guerrillas" "More Slaughter Starts" and more. (see) See photos for text on the end of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising.  Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:10

$72.00
183877

BATTLE OF KWAJALEIN Marshall Islands Roi-Namur U.S. vs Japan 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158591703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1944 * Battle of Kwajalein Atoll * World War II Pacific Campaign vs. Japan * Marhsall Island - Roi-Namur The front page has a nice banner headline: "U. S. FORCE WINS BEACHES ON MARSHALLS ATOLL; BATTLES RAGE ON FIRST JAPANESE SOIL INVADED" with subheads and related photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:05

$47.00
181022

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392787353262

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 23, 1945 * Female SS guard Irma Grese photo * Bergen-Belsen concentration camp * Jewish Holocaust - exterminations - atrocities While the front page has a nice banner headline concerning the last days before Germany would surrender, the back page has a somewhat famous photo showing Irma Grese during here capture by British troops. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning ... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2020 15:29

$52.00
180900

EDDIE RICKENBACKER American WWI Fighter Ace Story of Lost at Sea 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373037585980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Dec. 20, 1942 * re. Eddie Rickenbacker found alive * American World War I airplane fighter ace * Adrift at sea for 24 days story told The front page has nice banner headline: "CAPT. RICKENBACKER'S STORY" with subheads. A few related photo on page 4. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:48

$44.00
179552

BATTLE OF AACHEN Germany Urban Fighting ENDS & Leyte 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372981881251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1944 * Battle of Aachen, Germany ends * Battle of Leyte beginning * World War II - WWII The front page has a two column heading: "All Aachen Resistance Ends as 1,000 More Surrender"(see) First report coverage on the Germans surrendering in the Battle of Aachen. This was the first city captured by allied forces on German soil. Also a nice banner headline: "AMERICANS CAPTURED TALCBAN IN LEYTE DRIVE". Coverage on the beginning of the Battle of Leyte. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete 1st section only with all 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends April 10, 2020 11:05

$44.00
178278

CHERBOURG FRANCE Allies Liberating World War II Post D-Day 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916552355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 24, 1944 * Capturing Cherbourg, France * Post D-Day - Normandy landings * World War II - WWII The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "RIP CHERBOURG LINES" with subheads. Nice for display. Coverage continues on page 5 with related map. (see) Complete with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:19

$44.00
178267

BATTLE OF CORREGIDOR Island Manila Bay Surrenders Japanese 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641589043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Minn. May 6, 1942 * United States surrender Corregidor (day of) * Manila Bay, Philippines * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline in bold lettering: "JAPS INVADE CORREGIDOR" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with all 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:12

$62.00
177509

GEORGE S. PATTON Promoted to WWII Lieutenant GENERAL 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392586492962

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1943 * General George S. Patton promoted * World War II - WWII (1st report) The top of page 4 has a small one column heading: "Patton and Spaatz Picked As Lieutenant General" 1st report coverage on famous World War II hero, George S. Patton, being promoted to Lieutenant General. Unfortunate for the small, inside page report here, but still a first report. He didn't become a household name until the "Battle of the Bulge" the following year, maybe the reason for the somewhat discrete report here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more World War II. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2020 15:19

$44.00
176159

GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON World War II Pre Battle of the Bulge 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392496388153

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1944 * General George S. Patton * World War II - WWII * Battle of the Bulge prelude The top of the front page has a five column headline: "GERMANS LAUNCH HEAVY ATTACK" with subheads that include: "Patton Lines Hold". See photos for partial coverage of Patton's movements just one week prior to the Battle of the Bulge. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2019 14:15

$45.00
176156

PRE BATTLE OF THE BULGE Generals Patch & George S. Patton 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392496384751

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 12, 1944 * General Alexander Patch * General George S. Patton * World War II - WWII * Battle of the Bulge prelude The top of the front page has a five column headline: "1ST ARMY PUSHING FOE OVER ROER; 7TH WINS HAGUENAU, A SAAR KEY" with subheads that include: "Patton's Forces Repulse 11 More German Counter-Blows Against Bridgeheads" and more. Related map on page 4. See photos for partial coverage of Generals Patch & Patton's movements within a week prior to the Battle of the Bulge. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2019 14:13

$44.00
176155

PRE BATTLE OF THE BULGE Generals Patch & George S. Patton 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372814440118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 13, 1944 * General Alexander Patch * Gen. George S. Patton photo * World War II - WWII * Battle of the Bulge prelude The top of the front page has a five column headline: "7TH ARMY GAINS NEAR KARLSRUHE; 1ST CLEARS 5 TOWNS ALONG ROER" with subheads that include: "Patch's Forces in Seltz in Drive for Reich Chemical District" and more with related map headed: "General Patch's Men Make A Slashing Advance" Related photo on page 4 shows General George S. Patton meeting with a member of the House committee. See photos for partial coverage of Generals Patch & Patton's movements just a few days prior to the Battle of the Bulge. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on W... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2019 14:13

$47.00
173884

JAPANESE Submarine ATTACK Fort Stevens Oregon 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392322687440

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 23, 1942 * Fort Stevens, Oregon attacked * Japanese submarine I-25 The front page announces a rare occurrence in American history with a one column heading: "FOE'S SHELLS FALL ON OREGON COAST" with photo headed: "A Futile Bombardment On The Coast Of Oregon" (see) On the nights of June 21 and 22, 1942, the Japanese submarine I-25 fired 17 shells at Fort Stevens, Oregon, making it the only military installation in the continental United States to receive hostile fire during World War II (the oil fields in Santa Barbara, California that were also shelled by the Japanese, was not considered a military installation). Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, nic... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2019 15:24

$58.00
152115

HMS COURAGEOUS (50) Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier Torpedo SINKING 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371867377376

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 19, 1939 * HMS Courageous (50) sinking * Royal Navy aircraft carrier * German submarine U-29 torpedo The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Toll in Sinking of Big Warship May Total 500" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the torpedo attack on the HMS Courageous in the opening weeks of World War II with the lost of more than 500 of her crew. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 24 pages, even toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 04, 2019 15:11

$38.00
172544

HENSCHEL HS 293 Radio Controlled Rocket Glider Bombs 1st Use 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392284200598

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 20, 1943 * Henschel Hs 293 guided missile 1st used * Rocket warfare during World War II * New German radio controlled glider bomb Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Nazi Rocket Glider Bomb Is Seen For First Time, Diving at Convoy" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 25, 2019 15:14

$47.00
172497

BATTLE OF ENIWETOK Atoll - Marhsall Islands BEGINS World War II 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392283563605

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., February 19, 1944 * Battle of Eniwetok begins - Marshall Islands * World War II - Pacific campaign The front page has a four column headline: "ENIWETOK, 750 MILES OFF, IS INVADED BY U.S TROOPS" with subheads. First report coverage on the landing of the 22nd Marine Regiment which began the Battle of Eniwetok. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and a little wear art the margins, generally good.

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Ends May 24, 2019 15:29

$39.00
171862

BATTLE OF STALINGRAD ENDS Nazis 1st Major Defeat 1943 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372637441161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 3, 1943 * Battle of Stalingrad ending * Nazis 1st major loss in WWII * One of the bloodiest battles in history The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "RUSSIANS FINISH 'LIQUIDATION' OF 330,000 GERMANS" with subhead and related map. (see) First report coverage on the end of the Battle of Stalingrad which was considered the 1st major loss for the Nazis and a major turning point during World War II. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 32 pages, some small biding holes and a little wear along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends April 25, 2019 15:44

$42.00
170468

WINSTON CHURCHILL Address to United States Congress Address 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372590179820

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 27, 1941 * Prime Minister Winston Churchill address * Joint session of the United States Congress * "We Are The Masters Of Our Fate" speech The front page has a one column heading: "Churchill Sees Lasting Anglo-US Tie" with subhead. (see) Complete text of Churchill's speech with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 18 pages, light toning at the margins, small address within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends March 06, 2019 15:26

$57.00
160556

GEORGE S. PATTON Takes Command in North Africa & Map 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391964775140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, March 19, 1943 * General George S. Patton promoted * Takes control in North Africa campaign * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a four column: "U. S. FORCES PUSH 12 MILES BEYOND RECAPTURED GAFSA" with subhead and related map. (see) First report coverage on General George S. Patton taking control in the campaign in North Africa. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2018 07:48

$37.00
160138

GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON Receives Bronze Star Medal 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372178240697

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1944 * General George S. Patton * Bronze Star Medal * Dwight Eisenhower * James H. Doolittle medal This 28 page newspaper has one column headings on page 7: "PATTON DECORATED FOR SEIZING METZ", and "Eisenhower Presents Bronze Star to General...". 1st report coverage on General George S. Patton receiving the Bronze Star Medal for his capture of Metz, France. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 27, 2018 15:20

$52.00
159869

CASABLANCA CONFERENCE Franklin D. Roosevelt CHURCHILL1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946055645

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, January 27, 1943 * Casablanca Conference in Morocco * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill The front page has a two column heading: "Roosevelt-Churchill Decisions To Have Far-Reaching Effect" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:50

$39.00
156335

JAMES 'JIMMY' DOOLITTLE Made Army Brigadier General 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372046025020

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 24, 1942 * James 'Jimmy' Doolittle becomes a General * Post Doolittle raid on Japan * World War II - WWII Page 4 has a two column heading: "President Makes Doolittle a General, Has Navy Jump O'Hare 30 Numbers" with photo of James 'Jimmy' Doolittle. Interesting he received this honor just a few days after his famous air raid on Japan but weeks before the public knew he was involved. 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 cont... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2017 15:34

$50.00
154750

ALCATRAZ ISLAND PRISON RIOT The Rock San Francisco California 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391813874658

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 4, 1946 * Alcatraz Island prison riot * San Francisco Bay "The Rock" The front page has a three column headline: "ALCATRAZ BATTLE PRESSED, 'DEAL' DENIED TO CONVICTS; 2 GUARDS DEAD, 13 INJURED" with subheads. (see) Related photos on page 3. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 3 with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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 July 12, 2017 15:16

$45.00
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SPENCER CHARTERS American Film Movie Actor SUICIDE Death 1943 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391701536994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 26, 1943 * Spencer Charters suicide death * American film - movie actor The top of page 14 has a one column heading: "S. Charters, Actor, Dies In Hollywood" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the suicide death of actor Spencer Charters. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 38 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Chaters died by suicide from a mix of sleeping pills and carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Ends March 12, 2017 16:05

$38.00
150893

JIMMY STEWART Movie Film Actor as World War II PILOT Over Germany 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391665068650

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1944 * Jimmy Stewart as a World War II pilot * American Hollywood movie actor Page 3 has a small, rather inconspicuous report of famed actor Jimmy Steward co-piloting a Liberator plane over Germany. Headed: "Stewart Co-Pilot in New Attack" it includes: "Maj. Jimmy Stewart, former film star, led one group of Liberators over Oberpfaffenhofen today, traveling in the lead plane as co-pilot..." with a bit more (see). Rare to find mention of Jimmy Stewart from the war years. I suspect this publication is one of the few to report him as a pilot given the small, inside report here. In addition to his distinguished acting career, he had a noted military career as a Wor... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2017 12:34

$46.00
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