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195499

THE NATIONAL LEAGUE Major League Baseball NL FOUNDED 1876 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373864858448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, Feb. 7, 1876  * Creation of the National League * Major League Baseball - MLB On page 2 under "Base-Ball" is a report about a meeting held in New York resulting in the establishment of the National League. The report begins: "A meeting of the managers of all the professional base-ball organizations in the country, excepting the Philadelphia Club, was held at the Grand Central Hotel on Wednesday, Feb. 2...". The report continues, mentioning the passage of a resolution concerning "championship play" while the second resolution prevented "...any two clubs from playing in a city in which neither of them belongs." Several rules were amended at the meeting including one that allows "...the base-ru... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2022 14:06

$225.00
195127

Nice BASEBALL GAME Harper's Weekly 1865 PRINT Philadelphia Athletics Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373835839189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 18, 1865  * Early baseball action print Certainly the most desired print is the half page vertical print showing a baseball game in action, and showing the full expanse of the field with crowd. The caption reads: "Base-Ball Match Between the 'Athletics' of Philadelphia, Pa. and the 'Atlantics' of Brooklyn, N.Y., Played at Philadelphia, Oct. 30, 1865." There is also a related--albeit short--article on the game as well, titled: "The Base-Ball Match at Philadelphia." Other prints within the issue include a ftpg. print of: "Colonel John O'Mahony, Head Centre of the Fenian Order", a full page: "Cholera at Marseilles--Fires Lighted in the Square of the Old Palace of Justice to Destroy the Pest... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2022 08:57

$82.00
193115

Rare LIPMAN PIKE 1st Jewish Professional Baseball Player & Boaz 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722468458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, August 19, 1865  * Lipman Pike - 1st Jewish professional baseball player * His brother Boaz Pike - rarely mentioned together On the back page under "The Field" & "Base Ball" is a summary and box score of a match played between the Atlantic and Eureka clubs. There is also a summary of a match between the "Second Nines" of the Eurekas and Atlantics with the box score which lists the famous "L. Pike" as the catcher, an "B. Pike" as the shortstop. Quite rare to see Boaz Pike, Lipman's lesser known older brother, listed in a box score. Lipman Pike, one of the best players during the early years of baseball, is remembered as one of the first Jewish ball players and is considered the first professional player... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:27

$75.00
193006

JOHN L. SULLIVAN Heavyweight Boxing Champion Plays Baseball 1883 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393562320352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Nov. 5, 1883  * Boxer John L. Sullivan plays baseball Page 2 has much on: "Sporting" including: "Sullivan Attracts 5,000 People at the Baseball Park" with details of a baseball game involving famed boxer John L. Sullivan. Also: "Report of the Base Ball Arbitration Committee", the meeting in New York, as well as: "The National Agreement of Professional Base Ball Associations". Ten pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2021 14:08

$32.00
192645

EARLY BASEBALL Championship Series w/ Box Scores New York Phila. 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373695863439

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York City, September 18, 1872 * Early baseball (game 8) * Brooklyn - Philadelphia - New York * Championship series The back page has small one column headings: "The Ball Field" "The Mutuals Again Victorious--They Defeat the Athletics Easily After a Fine Game--Score 10 to 3" with box scores (see photos). Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little margin wear, otherwise good.

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:30

$28.00
192315

Post CIVIL WAR Soldiers Returning to the Game of BASEBALL 1865 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393497987204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 29, 1865 * Civil War soldiers returning to baseball The back page has: "Base Ball A Grand Match At Hoboken--The Mutual Club In The Field--The Second Contest For The Championship--An Immense Assemblage Of Spectators--The Finest Played Game Of The Season, Etc." This is a nice summary of a game between the Empire and Mutuals clubs, that begins: "The national game of ball of America has received an immense impetuous since the close of the war. The return of hundreds of players from the South to their homes has materially strengthened the various clubs throughout the country, and thus far the season has opened more auspiciously than any since 1860, when a perfect furor for base ball existed in every North... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2021 14:49

$39.00
192280

Great 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT "Double Play" Harper's Weekly 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393497410886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 8, 1886  * Collectible 19th century baseball print The full ftpg. shows: "Some Setters & Pointers at the Dog Show" with a related article inside. Other prints include: "The Canoe Exhibition", a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Root Of The Matter"; a doublepage centerfold of: "Trinity Church, Boston"; and a full page: "Unveiling the Statue of Senator Hill at Atlanta". But the prime print is certainly the terrific & very displayable full page captioned: "A Double Play--First League Game, New York Against Boston, April 29" which shows a game in progress, showing the entire infield and a play about to be made on a runner at second base (see). This is one of the better baseball prints to be h... See More  

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:53

$275.00
191255

Rare BASEBALL TEAM & Old West Scene PRINTS Harper's Weekly 1874 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393418784412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1874  * Early baseball team print * Old West scene Although this issue includes many very nice & displayable prints, by far the most desirable would be the great full page captioned: "International Base-Ball -- The Philadelphia Athletics" which shows individual, full-figure illustrations of the baseball players in uniform, most with a bat or ball in hand. A very displayable item for any baseball collector. The full ftpg. print is by the famed Frenzeny & Tavernier, captioned: "A Saturday Noon In A Southwestern Town" showing a typical Old West street scene.  Other prints within include a fullpg. Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Moses Junior Viewing the Promised Land From Mount Ruin.... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2021 06:54

$132.00
188307

Best 19th Century BASEBALL PRINT w/ Leading Players & Game 1889 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373476360389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, March 23, 1889 * Great baseball prints - illustrations Note: this is just a portion of the issue, 8 pages but including the mentioned centerfold. This terrific double page centerfold is captioned: "The American Baseball Players at Kennington Oval--Visit of the Prince of Wales". It includes some 19 scenes of various "plays" in baseball, and in additional has round portraits of the 18 baseball players involved. Among the two notables are Cap Anson and "Ward". This centerfold measures 15 1/2 by 21 1/4 inches and is tipped-in so there are no binding holes. A terrific baseball item for display, & one of the more rare prints given the scarcity of this title. Very nice condition.

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:13

$380.00
187994

CHICAGO WHITE SOX Cap Anson & King Kelly Team Champions PRINT 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134705324

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 14, 1882  * Chicago White Sox baseball * Cap Anson & King Kelly Inside has a very nice half page illustration captioned: "The Chicago Baseball Team, Winners Of The National League Championship." This is a team portrait of eleven players in uniform, including M. J. Kelly and A. C. Anson. The bottom half of that leaf has a print of a comet over New York City, Another page is taken up with 6 images of "Italian Laborers as Railroad Builders--Scenes on the Line of the West Shore Road in the Vicinity of Newburgh". Sixteen pages, a bit of dirtiness at fold & margin of the ftpg. only, nice condition. Baseball prints from Leslie's are particularly difficult to find.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:26

$157.00
187993

ST. LOUIS BROWNS Baseball w/ Charles Comiskey & Arie Latham PRINTS 1888 Harper's


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134704916

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 27, 1888  * 19th century baseball players * Charles Comiskey & Arie Latham * St. Louis Browns (Cardinals) Perhaps the most desired print would be the two quarter-page portraits of: "Two Popular Players of the St. Louis Baseball Team" being "Charles Comiskey" and "W. A. Latham." There is a related article on a following page: "The Ball Players" with much detail. Two inconsequential leave are lacking from near the front of the issue, otherwise the issue is in nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:26

$58.00
187714

Los Angeles BROOKLYN TROLLEY DODGERS Baseball Team Name PRINT 1895 NYC Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373449151853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE STANDARD, New York, May 4, 1895  * Brooklyn Trolley Dodgers (Los Angeles) * Great illustration re. name of the team The front page is a print: "The Brooklyn Horror! with the caption beginning: "The merciless trolley car has added another victim to its list of massacred innocents...". A terrific baseball connection as the Major League team from Brooklyn first began using the nickname: "Trolley Dodgers" in 1895. This name implies the dangers posed by trolley cars in Brooklyn generally, which in 1892 began the switch from horse-power to electrical power making them much faster hence deemed more dangerous. The name was later shortened to Brooklyn Dodgers. Of added baseball interest are two baseball photos on page 2... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2021 15:26

$188.00
187395

FORD'S THEATRE Government to Buy ? & Andersonville Prison Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393110009167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1865 * Government to buy Ford's Theater ? * Andersonville Prison - Henry Wirz Page 5 has an item with small head: "Ford's Theater" concerning the possibility of the government buying it or renting it (see). Also on pg. 5: "Base Ball" "Keystone of Philadelphia vs. Mutual of New York" with much text & a box score. Page 4 has: "Justice Upon the Murderers of the Prisoners" begins: "The assassins of the President disposed of, the government will next take in hand the ruffians who tortured to death thousands of Union prisoners..." meaning Wirz & others from the Andersonville prison. This takes over a full column. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2021 07:20

$32.00
186737

CURRIER AND IVES Baseball Game Post Civil War Hoboken NJ PRINT 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393074578056

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Aug. 26, 1865  * Famous Currier and Ives baseball game print The top of page 4  has one of the better baseball prints of the era, showing the action at the famous game played at Hoboken on August 3, 1865 between the Atlantics of Brooklyn and the Mutuals of New York. The print, taking close to one-third of the page, is captioned: "Base Ball Match For The Championship Between The Atlantic Club Of Brooklyn And The Mutual Club of New York, At Hoboken, August 3--The Mutuals Catching Out Atlantics On A Foul Ball". There is also a report headed: "Base-Ball Match For The Championship". This game was the subject of a famous Currier and Ives print called "The American National Game". Also of... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 07:16

$183.00
186693

Very Rare BASEBALL by Sportswriter Henry Chadwick Great Masthead 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373404410315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALL PLAYERS' CHRONICLE, New York, Nov. 28, 1867  * Very rare baseball publication * Henry Chadwick "Father of Baseball" A very rare & desired title by any baseball collection as this was the first magazine in America devoted primarily to baseball. Edited by the legendary Henry Chadwick, this paper lasted but 30 issues, from June 6 thru December 26, 1867 before changing its name to the 'American Chronicle' (which in turn lasted only 31 more). Featured is an elaborate masthead picturing baseball, croquet, and cricket matches in progress. The entire ftpg. is taken up with reports on baseball games including the box scores. This continues on pages 2 and 3, plus other reports headed: "The Annual Convention of the N... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2021 07:39

$670.00
183186

CHICAGO WHITE STOCKINGS Sox Team w/ Cap Anson PRINT Illustration 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392880626444

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, June 6, 1885 * Chicago White Stockings w/ Cap Anson The front page shows the parade of 60,000 Sunday school children in Prospect Park. Page 3 has a very nice half page print captioned: "Illinois--The Chicago Baseball Club" showing the entire team in uniform, with a nice article on them on another page (see). Another print shows children dancing around the May Pole, plus a halfpg. montage of 7 prints of "Decoration Day at Antietam--Scenes on the Battlefield." Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 21, 2020 07:29

$157.00
181415

BALTIMORE MOSQUITOES ? Early Professional BASEBALL Team ? 1874 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805032142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 6, 1874 * Early professional baseball * Baltimore Mosquitoes team ? * 1874 season beginning Page 3 has a report at the beginning of the 1874 baseball season with headings: "The National Game" "A Big Victory for the Atlantics Over the Baltimore Mosquitoes" with box scores. (see) I cannot find anything online affirming that there was a professional baseball team called the Baltimore Mosquitoes. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:32

$33.00
181360

1865 PHILADELPHIA BASEBALL GAME Athletics vs. Atlantics w/ PRINT 1865 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373053619795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 31, 1865 and HARPER'S WEEKLY, November 18, 1865 * 1865 Philadelphia Baseball Game A two issue set containing a report of famous baseball game, and a print of it. Page 5 of the Times has: "The Great Base Ball Match The Atlantics Against the Athletics--The Atlantics the Victors". Details from the one paragraph summary include: "The Atlantics made eleven fly-catches and two home runs, and the Athletics eight fly-catches and one home run. The Atlantics were skunked once, and the Athletics four times...". Mentions there was an immense crowd, that the weather was pleasant, and the game lasted 3 1/2 hours. This includes the box score. Other news of the day and advertisements are within. The Harper's W... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2020 12:21

$125.00
180906

CINCINNATI RED STOCKINGS (84) Baseball Game Winning Streak Ends 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392782091507

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, June 16, 1870 * Cincinnati Red (Reds) Stockings baseball * Mention of 84 game win streak ending * vs. Union of Morrisania - Bronx - NYC Page 5 has a report of a baseball game between the Cincinnati Red Stockings and the Union of Morrisania with box scores under: "The National Game" and more. The beginning of the report mentions the recent defeat of the Red Stockings just 2 days earlier with: "The extraordinary game of Tuesday in which the Red Stockings were defeated...." (see) Complete with 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends May 30, 2020 06:50

$35.00
180380

Early BASEBALL "National Game" (5) Contests Reports w/ Box Scores 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392757119987

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 24, 1876 * Early baseball games w/ box scores Page 10 has three-quarters of a column taken up with baseball reports, & nice that it is headed: "The National Game". There are reports on five games, with box scores for each. Then there are: "Base Ball Notes". Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 10, 2020 11:19

$38.00
180353

Early Game of BASEBALL State of New York Constitutional Rules 1869 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373016463595

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 27, 1869 * Post Civil War baseball meetings & more * Early rules and regulations (New York) Page 3 has an headed: "The National Game" "Amendments to the Constitution of the State Association" "Base Ball Notes" (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 09, 2020 13:29

$33.00
180147

FORD'S THEATRE in Washington D.C. Government to Purchase ? 1865 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373008721585

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 26, 1865 * Government to buy Ford's Theater ? The front page has much on the Reconstruction efforts in bringing the Southern states back into the Union. Also an inconspicuous item headed: "Ford's Theater" concerning the government possibly buying it from Mr. Ford (see). Page 5 has an early baseball game report. Page 4 has an article on "Andersonville". Complete with 8 pages, uncut and unbound (uncommon), nice condition.

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Ends May 01, 2020 15:29

$37.00
178404

Early Rare BASEBALL League Championship Scene PRINT 1885 Illustrated Newspaperr


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372923661057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Oct. 10, 1885 * Early baseball print The full ftpg. has 2 prints on: "Canada - The Anti-Vaccination Riots at Montreal...". The prime print inside would be the very nice halfpg. captioned: "Illinois - The Struggle for the Baseball Championship - The Third & Deciding Game Between the Chicago and New York Clubs..." which shows an action scene on the ball field. Also within: "Georgia - Robert Toombs" and a nice doublepg. centerfold being a montage of 4 prints on: "Pennsylvania - Improving the Navigation of the Ohio River - Completion of the Great Work...at Davis Island Dam, Pittsburgh". Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 22, 2020 07:27

$183.00
176269

(12) A. B. FROST Baseball Caricatures Prints Illustrations Scenes 1890 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372820043468

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: HARPER'S MONTHLY, New York, January, 1890 The entire back page is captioned: "Our National Game", showing twelve different baseball caricatures each with a caption, illustrated by the famed artist A.B. Frost. Other content is "Jamaica, New and Old" "The Russian Army" "The Smyrna Fig Harvest" "St. Andrew's" and many additional articles, stories and poems. Complete in 158 pgs., disbound and without wrappers. It does have an archival mend to the back page, but is in overall nice condition. Measures 6 1/2 by 9 1/2 inches. Great, early baseball item.

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:22

$82.00
173235

Historic THE PHONOGRAPH Thomas Edison Machine Invention 1877 Scientific Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392304423398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Nov. 17, 1877 * Historic Phonograph invention * Thomas Edison - inventor * Early baseball science A page 2 article headed: "A Wonderful Invention--Speech Capable Of Indefinite Repetition From Automatic Records" reports this about Edison's latest invention: "...The possibility is simply startling...a strip of indented paper travels through a little machine, the sounds of the latter are magnified....Speech has become, as it were, immortal....the new invention is purely mechanical--no electricity is involved. It is a simple affair of vibrating plates, thrown into vibration by the human voice....The invention...the credit of which is due to Mr. Thomas Edison..." and more (see photos... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2019 14:51

$245.00
169979

AMERICAN LEAGUE Major League Baseball MLB Founded Creation 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392216311893

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Nov. 4, 1881 A report near the top of page 5 has a somewhat inconspicuous yet historically very significant report--the creation of the American League of Major League Baseball. The report is headed: "The New Base Ball Association" which begins: "The new base-ball league at Cleveland organized yesterday as the American association of base-ball players and chose these officers: President, H.D. McKnight..." followed by the other officers. It also notes: "...The new constitution requires a fixed sum to be paid a visiting club fort every game, leaving the home club the price of admission..." with more (see). Wikipedia confirms, noting the America League was founded on November 2, ... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2019 15:44

$144.00
169560

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President in Fort Monroe Confinement 18965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372548371359

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1865 * Jefferson Davis in confinement * Fort Monroe - Hampton, Virginia The front page features "The Pirate Shenandoah - She is Operating in the Arctic Ocean - Eight Ships of Our Whaling Fleet Destroyed - The Pirate Does Not Believe in Lee's Surrender". Page 4 has: "The Health of Mr. Jefferson Davis at Fortress Monroe - He is Neither Starved nor Pampered in Any Way - His health Better Than it Has Been in Five Years - He is as Well as Can be Expected". The back page features baseball reports with box scores. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 25, 2019 14:22

$37.00
164260

Rare LIPMAN PIKE 1st Jewish Professional Baseball Player Mention 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372320174635

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 1, 1881 * Lip Pike -1st Jewish player Although baseball reports are rather common in this and other newspapers, this issue is of some significance as it contains on page 2 a report headed: "A Base-Ball Black List" which gives some details of a meeting of the: "...National League of professional base-ball clubs...has been considering the plan of black-listing certain players against whom the charges of general dissipation and insubordination have been repeatedly made..." and what follows is the list. The list includes the name of Lipman Pike (see photos). Some sources say that Pike was baseball's first professional (paid) player & the game's first home run champion. H... See More  

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Ends June 29, 2018 15:35

$92.00
161070

Very Early CHICAGO WHITE SOX Baseball w/ Box Scores More 1870 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391976291506

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 14, 1870 * Very early Chicago White Sox * Baseball The ftpg. has: "The White Stockings" "Reception Game at Chicago--The Playing--Honors in the Evening--A Banquet Without Wines". In the summary about a game played at Ogden Park in Chicago, it says that a "goodly number" of those in attendance were "...ladies, many whom...asserted their independence as to proceed to the grounds by themselves, walk up and by a ticket, and take their seats as though they were perfectly accustomed to that sort of thing." Describes the White Stockings as the "most famous nine in the country", with a few details about their opponents, the Picked Nine team. Says the Nevans & Deans Band was on ... See More  

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Ends March 08, 2018 15:31

$43.00
158912

JOHN GAFFNEY Major League Baseball "KING OF UMPIRES" Pioneer 1888 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372131331632

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, May 29, 1888 Page 5 has a notable article: "The League Umpires" "President Young to Stand by His Staff--Gaffney's System Endorsed". John Gaffney was nicknamed the "King of Umpires", being baseball's first great umpire. He played a pioneering role in the use of Multiple umpires in baseball games. (see Wikipedia for more) Six pages, very large folio size, minor margin tears, a bit loose at the spine. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 09, 2017 14:34

$57.00
155870

PITHOLE PA Pennsylvania Ghost Town OIL & More 1865 Reconstruction Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372026480290

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 24, 1865 * Pithole, Pennsylvania & more The back page begins with: "THE PETROLEUM FIELDS" "Survey of the Venango Region" "Personnel of the Excursion" "At Corry" "Down to Oil Creek" "Pithole" and more, the reporting taking 1 1/3 columns. Also within: "THE FENIAN CONGRESS" "The Irish Republic Recognized" "Texas" "The Freedmen And The Bureau" and a baseball game report (see). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 26, 2017 15:13

$35.00
143610

JESSE JAMES Outlaw Captured ? False Report 1876 St. Louis MO Missouri Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371607182138

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Oct. 16, 1876 * Outlaw Jesse James captured ? Page 4 has an interesting editorial headed: "Our Outlaws" which begins: "The story of the capture of Jesse James as told in our local columns of yesterday, reads more like a tale of Apulia or Calabria, or a reminiscence...it is also possible that some of the dangers of his capture may have been exaggerated by the lively imagination of the detectives..." plus much more taking over half a column. The bkpg. has over half a column of reporting on baseball games (see). Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 22, 2016 14:42

$37.00
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