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194226

SS NORMANDIE French Ocean Liner Breaks Own Record Blue Riband 1937 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393688378033

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1937 * Cunard liner SS Normandie * Breaks own speed record * Blue Riband - Atlantic Ocean Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Normandie Tops Own Atlantic Speed Mark; Makes Eastward Crossing at 31.20 Knots". (see) First report coverage on the SS Normandie breaking it's own speed record for crossing the Atlantic Ocean . Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 34 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 08, 2021 10:22

$40.00
194632

Great JEAN HARLOW The Blonde Bombshell Film Movie Actress DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393747127890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 7, 1937   * Actress Jean Harlow death * 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell * Best title to be had ? Nice to have on the death of famed actress Jean Harlow, with a banner headline on the front page announcing: "JEAN HARLOW DIES IN HOSPITAL" with subheads and nice photo of Harlow. (see) Great for display. Complete with 34 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 07, 2021 08:41

$199.99
194018

SS NORMANDIE French Ocean Liner Breaks Own Record Blue Riband 1937 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393654029765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1937 * Cunard liner SS Normandie * Breaks speeds record * Blue Riband - Atlantic Ocean The front page has a one column heading: "NEW SPEED MARK SET BY NORMANDIE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the SS Normandie breaking the speed record for crossing the Atlantic Ocean . Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries &... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:13

$38.00
194009

Rare Scarce AMERICAN NEWSPAPERS 1821-1936 Union List 1937 Classic Reference BOOK


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373772054519

This is one of the most desired, yet difficult to find, reference works for post-1820 American newspapers, essentially picking up where the Brigham work left off. This single volume is titled: "American Newspapers 1821 - 1936 - A Union List of Files Available In the United States and Canada" edited by Winifred Gregory, originally published in 1937 and reprinted in 1967. This volume includes all known titles of American & Canadian newspapers from the noted time period, listed by state and city, giving the date span of publication, frequency of publication, and a listing of institutions which hold noted years, providing a sense of scarcity. Brown library bindings in nice, clean condition, 792 pages.

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Ends November 28, 2021 13:01

$228.00
193591

DEMING NM New Mexico Last Major U.S. Train Robbery Old West Ends 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393617177207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., November 26, 1937 * Last major train robbery in the U.S. * Deming, Luna County, New Mexico * Henry Loftus and Harry Donaldson You might call it the official end of the "Wild West", but in any case the two column heading near the bottom of the front page announces what is considered the last major train robbery in the country: "''Brooklyn Cowboys' Kill One But Fail in Train Holdup" with subhead. (see) Complete with 20m pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Henry (Lorenz) Loftus and Harry (Dwyer) Donaldson were two young men who made national headlines for their unsuccessful attempt to rob the Southern Pacific Railroad's Apache Limited in... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2021 08:45

$44.00
193269

Outlaws AL BRADY GANG Bangor ME Maine SHOOTOUT vs. G-Men 1937 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393591387208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 12, 1937 * Al Brady Gang shootout * Bangor ME Maine * F.B.I. - G-Men agents (1st report) The front page has a nice headline: "G-Men Kill Outlaws in Gun Battle" with subheads. (see) More on page 9 with a few related photos. First report coverage on the famous shootout in Bangor, Maine between the Brady gang and the F.B.I. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:25

$52.00
193139

PONCE MASSACRE Puerto Rico Pedro Albizo Campos Nationalist Party 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723607404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orelans, March 22, 1937 * Ponce massacre (1st report) * Puerto Rico - Palm Sunday * Puerto Rican Nationalist Party The bottom of the front page has a one column heading: "Seven Killed, 50 Wounded in Puerto Rican Riot" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small library stamp on the front page, tiny binding holes along the spine, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The Ponce Massacre is a violent chapter in the history of Puerto Rico. On March 21, 1937 (Palm Sunday) a march was organized in the southern city of Ponce, Puerto Rico by the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party. The mar... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:36

$44.00
192680

USS PANAY INCIDENT Japanese American Gunboat Yangtze River CHINA 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393533657480

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 14, 1937  * USS Panay incident - bombing * Yangtze River, Nanjing, China  The front page has a nice banner headline: "FEAR 91 DEAD IN JAP BOMBING" with subheads. Nice for display. related photo, letter and map on the back page. Complete with 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends September 26, 2021 07:17

$44.00
191192

VALENCIA SPAIN Airplanes Bombing AIR RAID Spanish Civil War 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373632075456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 29, 1937. * Valencia, Spain bombing * Spanish Civil War The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "REBEL BOMBERS KILL 200 IN AIR RAID ON VALENCIA" with subhead and small map. (see) Complete with 26 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 29, 2021 12:09

$38.00
190583

JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER Standard Oil Tycoon & Philanthropist DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393373030886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, 2nd Extra, California, May 24, 1937   * John D. Rockefeller death * Oil tycoon (nice headline w/ photos) The front page has a nice banner headline: "JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER DIES; ESTATE REPORTED AS SMALL" with subhead: "End Comes in Florida Home" and more with great pictorial. Nice for display. More on pages 7 & 8. First section only with pages 1-8. light toning and minor wear along the margins and central fold, generally nice.

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Ends July 01, 2021 07:58

$92.00
190551

ROBERT BADEN-POWELL Boy Scouts Movement Founder B-Day w/ Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373594522465

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1937 * Robert Baden-Powell * Boy Scouts leader * Scouting movement The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "Life Of Service Urged By Baden-Powell, 80" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 27, 2021 10:34

$42.00
189571

CORONATION OF KING GEORGE VI and QUEEN ELIZABETH w/ Photos 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393252488546

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WINDSOR DAILY STAR, Ontario, Coronation, May 11, 1937 * King George VI & Queen Elizabeth * Coronation at Westminster Abbey The front page has a banner heading in red lettering: "'Long May They Reign'" with subheads and large photo. (see) Much more inside. Great for display and nice to have in this title. Twenty-eight pages, good condition.

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Ends May 19, 2021 15:17

$67.00
188878

WAR ADMIRAL Horse Racing Wins Kentucky Derby 1st of TRIPLE CROWN 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373510192054

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 9, 1937  * War Admiral - horse racing * Kentucky Derby win (1st of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner A terrific issue on War Admiral winning the Kentucky Derby. The front page has a one column heading: "Favorite Triumphs In Derby" with subhead. The front page of the sport's section has a banner heading within a photo in white lettering: "WAR ADMIRAL!" (see) Much more inside this section with nice headlines and some related photos. Complete with 40+ pages, light toning  and minor wear at the margins, a few library stamps on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends April 23, 2021 07:11

$62.00
188669

DUCK HILL MS Mississippi Negroes Lynchings Bootjack McDaniels 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373494897785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 14, 1937. * Roosevelt Towns & Bootjack McDaniels Negro lynchings * Duck Hill, Montgomery County, Mississippi The front has a one column heading: "SQUABBLE OVER LYNCH BILL AS MOB KILLS TWO" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negroes Roosevelt Towns and Bootjack McDaniels at Duck Hill, Mississippi is actually on page 2. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends April 12, 2021 14:31

$45.00
187944

GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE Construction Workers Fall PHOTO 1937 San Francisco Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458197150

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, Feb. 18, 1937  * Gold Gate Bridge disaster * Construction workers fall This is a single leaf being pages 19 & 20, yet an extremely dramatic one. It is captioned: "Exclusive Photo by Cameraman on Spot! - SPAN VICTIMS FALLING TO DOOM!" The photo shows the collapsed safety net with errors pointing to 6 of the men falling to their deaths. A single sheet in good condition. Very displayable.

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:00

$88.00
187842

BATTLE OF SHANGHAI CHINA Imperial Japanese Army Attack (ROC) 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373454673765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 16, 1937 * Battle of Shanghai, China * Imperial Japanese Army The top of the front page has a four column headline: "JAPANESE FORCES ATTACK SHANGHAI IN EARLY DAWN BY LAND, AIR AND SEA; U. S. EVACUATING WOMEN AND CHILDREN" with many 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 in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 09, 2021 15:26

$40.00
187154

MILTON FL Santa Rosa County Florida NEGRO Lynching Shooting 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393097261943

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). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 5, 1937 * J.C. Evans Negro lynching - lynched * Milton, Santa Rosa County, Florida Page 13 has a one column heading: "Lynch Prisoner Taken Forcibly From Sherif" First report coverage on the lynching of Negro J.C. Evans in Milton, Florida. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, rage ... See More  

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Ends February 15, 2021 09:32

$40.00
187059

WASHINGTON REDSKINS Wins NFL Football Title & USS PANAY INCIDENT 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393094843468

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 13, 1937.   * Washington Redskins win NFL football title * USS Panay incident (1st report) * Yangtze River, Nanjing, China The sport's section (page 24) has a three column heading: "Baugh's 17 Passes for 352 Yards Give Redskins Pro Football Crown" with subheads. Also of historic significance is a banner headline on the front page: "JAPAN MUST PAY--ROOSEVELT" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the USS Panay incident on the Yangtza River in China. Complete with 36 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 13, 2021 07:22

$48.00
186807

Outlaws AL BRADY GANG Bangor ME Maine SHOOTOUT vs. G-Men PHOTOS 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417359255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, N.C. (Weekly), October 18, 1937 * Al Brady Gang shootout * Bangor ME Maine * F.B.I. - G-Men agents (1st report) The front page has a two column pictorial with heading: "Two Killers Reach End of the Trail" with brief text underneath. Coverage on the famous shootout in Bangor, Maine between the Brady gang and the F.B.I. Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:02

$57.00
186781

JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER Standard Oil Tycoon & Philanthropist DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075048892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, May 24, 1937  * John D. Rockefeller death * Oil tycoon & philanthropist The top of the front page has a photo of "John D. Rockefeller, Sr." headed: "Dead Philanthropist". Also a banner headline announcing: "Federal Unemployment Insurance Held Valid" with related subheads. Fourteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:13

$40.00
186483

WILLIAM GILLETTE Actor Playwright Stage Manager DEATH w/ Photos 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393055926907

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 30, 1937 * William Gillette death * American actor-manager * Sherlock Holmes The top of page 27 has a two column heading: "William Gillette Is Mourned by Theatergoers of Nation" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of William Gillette, American actor-manager, playwright and stage manager. He was best remembered for portraying Sherlock Holmes. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2021 15:06

$48.00
186241

WHITE RIVER MONSTER "Whitey" Newport Arkansas Folklore HUNTED 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393040516072

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1937 * White River Monster * Newport, Arkansas folklore The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "'MONSTER' HUNTED BY ARKANSAS DIVER" with subheads that include: "Town of Newport Makes Holiday as Deep Sea Man Seeks River 'Creature'" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning and some chipping (wear) at the margins, generally good.

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Ends January 02, 2021 13:42

$44.00
185316

J. BRUCE ISMAY White Star Line Sinking of the Titanic Fame DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392993645571

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 19, 1937 * J. Bruce Ismay death * RMS Titanic fame * Early, same day report The top of page 30 has a one column heading: "J. BRUCE ISMAY DIES; SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of J. Bruce Ismay, who was the chairman and managing director of the White Star Line of steamships at the time of the sinking of the Titanic. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:08

$92.00
185089

HARRIET TUBMAN Underground Railroad Ex-Slave Gravestone ERECTION 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392980315384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, July 25, 1937 * Harriet Tubman - African American abolitionist * Gravesite gravestone marker erection * Auburn, Cayuga County, New York Page 4 of this section has a small one column heading: "Mark Ex-Slave's Grave" with subhead: "Women at Auburn Honor 'Aunt Harriet' of 'Underground Railroad'" (see) First report coverage on the erection of the gravestone marker by the Empire State Federation of Women's Clubs for Harriet Tubman at Auburn, New York. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, given the small and discrete report here. Complete section 2 only with 8 pages, light toning and some wear at the margi... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2020 14:20

$52.00
184834

ALCATRAZ ISLAND PRISON LIFE The Rock San Francisco California 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373256340383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, May 23, 1937 * Alcatraz Island prison life described * San Francisco Bay "The Rock" * Al 'Scarface' Capone - Machine Gun Kelly The front page of this section has a two column heading: "Alcatraz Said to Tame Hardest; Punishment Aims to 'Defeat Ego'" with subhead. (see) Complete section 2  only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 05, 2020 14:05

$34.00
184597

AMELIA EARHART Airplane LOST over Pacific Ocean EULOGY Death 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373230652862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1937.   * Amelia Earhart memorial (death) * Lost over the Pacific Ocean The top of page 5 has a three column photo with heading: "Honoring The Memory Of A Famous Aviatrix" Also a one column heading: "TRIBUTES ARE PAID TO AMELIA EARHART" with subheads. (see) Was this her official funeral after being lost over the Pacific Ocean in early July of the same year ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Each issue is complete with 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2020 08:59

$52.00
184460

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Byron Nelson & Bobby Jones Golf Augusta GA 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215334108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1937 * Fourth Masters Tournament (day 2) * Byron Nelson and Bobby Jones photos * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The sport's section (page 10) has a banner headline: "Amateurs Star as Nelson Retains 3-Stoke Lead in Masters' Golf Tourney" with subheads, 2 photos and scores. First report coverage on day 2 of the 1937 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. 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 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... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:10

$42.00
184098

LINCOLN TUNNEL Opening Opens w/ Diagram (Day of) 1937 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928044951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 21, 1937 * Opening of the Lincoln Tunnel (day of) Page 3 has a four column diagram: "Principal Arteries Leading To And From The Lincoln Tunnel" Also a one column heading: "GOVERNORS TO OPEN NEW TUNNEL TODAY" with subheads. (see) Probably only found in a New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the "rag edition", printed on very high quality newsprint for libraries & other institutions, very nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:30

$47.00
184016

SEABISCUIT Brooklyn Invitational Stakes Win HORSE RACING w/ Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176729660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 27, 1937 * Seabiscuit wins Brooklyn Handicap * Aqueduct Racetrack, Queens, New York * Thoroughbred racehorse racing * Artist - sculptor - mental patient * Veronica Gedeon - Easter murders The top of page 4 of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "SEA BISCUIT WINS AQUEDUCT STAKE IN PHOTO FINISH" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Brooklyn Handicap at the Aqueduct Racetrack. Complete with 70+  pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:27

$57.00
183833

DUKE OF WINDSOR King Edward VIII & Wallis W. Simpson WEDDING 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154634047

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 3, 1937. * Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII) * Wallis Warfied Simpson , Duchess of Windsor * Wedding - marriage The front page has a nice banner headline: "HURRY TO HONEYMOON HAVEN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos on the back page. Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:57

$42.00
183311

WAR ADMIRAL Wins Preakness Horse Racing Race Triple Crown Winner 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128589347

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. May 16, 1937 * War Admiral - horse racing * Preakness Stakes win (2nd of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner The top of page 4 of the sport's section has a banner headline: "WAR ADMIRAL DEFEATS POMPOON BY NARROW MARGIN IN WINNING PREAKNESS" with subheads. (see) This was the 2nd of 3 historic wins for the famed horse in the hunt for the triple crown. Complete with 54 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:53

$58.00
183138

CLEM SOHN Airshow Wingsuit Daredevil Parachute Failure KILLED 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373121163424

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 26, 1937 * Clem Sohn killed * Airshow dare-devil * Parachute failure The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Clem Sohn, Parachutist, Is Killed Before 100,000 at Aerial Circus" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2020 09:25

$52.00
182327

Great LZ 129 HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin EXPLOSION Disaster Crash 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092714557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER--EXTRA, May 7, 1937 * Hindenburg airship disaster * Lakehurst NJ New Jersey One of the very best, dramatic banner headlines we have offered on this historic catastrophe: "DIRIGIBLE HINDENBURG EXPLODES, 90 KILLED". A large front page photo shows the Hindenburg over the New York skyline, headed: "Giant Airliner That Fell in Flames", with the subhead noting: Airship Falls At Lakehurst". This is one of the more displayable issues on the Hindenburg we have offered. Page 3 is mostly taken up with 4 large photos on the tragedy with banner headlines: "Death Rides Out Of Sky!" and "Sky Ship on Which Hundred Died" with other headlines as well. This is the complete first section (of 2) with 20 pages, a... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2020 07:47

$485.00
182043

FIORELLO HENRY LA GUARDIA Re-Elected NYC Mayor in 1933 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084191101

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 3, 1937 * Fiorello Henry La Guardia * Re-elected mayor of NYC * Best title to be had ? The front page has a nice banner headline: "LAGUARDIA IS RE-ELECTED BY 454,425" with subheads and photo of La Guardia. Nice for display. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:41

$58.00
181777

Best GOLDEN GATE Suspension BRIDGE San Francisco Bay Route 1 1937 S.F. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821884762

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: Golden Gate Bridge Edition of the SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 26, 1937 * Golden Gate Bridge opening There may not be a better newspaper covering the opening of the iconic Golden Gate Bridge than this, with a full front page page photo of the famous bridge. Great for display. More photos and various descriptions on the following pages. The bridge would officially open the following day. Twelve pages, minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:17

$98.00
181186

MARY HARLAN LINCOLN Robert Todd & Abraham Daughter-in-law DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373049236588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 1, 1937 * Mary Harlan Lincoln death * Robert Todd Lincoln's wife * Abraham's daughter-in-law The top of page 24 has a one column heading: "Mrs. Lincoln, Widow Of President's Son" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Mary Harlan Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's daughter-in-law. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition, creasing along 1st column of the front page, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends June 11, 2020 15:28

$42.00
179088

Los Angeles NFL RAMS Are Born Cleveland Football Team St. Louis 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372960337803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 13, 1937 * NFL Rams are created * National Football League * Cleveland - Los Angeles - St. Louis The front page of section 2 (sport's) has a great banner headline: "VOTE CLEVELAND PRO FOOTBALL FRANCHISE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: The Cleveland Rams were founded by attorney Homer Marshman in 1937. Their name, the Rams, comes from the nickname of Fordham University. Rams was selected to honor the hard work of the football players that came out of that university. They were part of the newly formed American Football League and finished the 1936 regular sea... See More  

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Ends March 20, 2020 16:14

$88.00
178843

MERLE VANDENBUSH Bank Robber Arrested KATONAH NY Robbery w/ Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392681557188

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 26, 1937 * Merle Vandenbush arrest * Public enemy bank robber * Katonah, New York robbery The top of the front page has a two column headline: "VANDENBUSH, OUTLAW, ROBS KATONAH BANK OF $17,600; TAKEN BY POLICE IN ARMONK" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with related photo. (see) Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends March 11, 2020 16:00

$40.00
178588

SIOUX FALL South Dakota Powder House EXPLOSION Botched Robbery 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392669082924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 1, 1937 * Sioux Falls, South Dakota * Powder house explosion * Robbery gone awry Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Girl, Shot by Gang, Sees It Execute Member By Dynamite Which Rocks Sioux Falls, S.D." (see) First report coverage of the Sioux Falls, South Dakota powder house blast. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition, a little spine residue from disbinding, very nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2020 09:15

$40.00
178268

(3) WAR ADMIRAL All 3 Wins for Triple Crown of Horse Racing 1937 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641590190

Offered are 3 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, a trio of issues dated May 9, 16, and June 6, 1937 Each issue reports one of the triple crown races won by War Admiral: the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, and the Belmont Stakes respectively. See the photos for the coverage and photos of each. Each issue complete, various tears & some chipping at margins. The May 16 issue has a piece cut from the sports page but not affecting the Preakness report.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:12

$79.00
178000

BATTLE OF THE OVERPASS Ford Motor Company Dearborn Michigan Plant 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392626923774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 27, 1937 * Battle of the Overpass * Ford Motor Company * Rouge plant - UAW * Dearborn, Michigan The front page has a two column heading: "MORE ORGANIZERS BEATEN BY FORD MEN, SAYS UNION" with subheads. (see) Nice pictorial on page 2. Coverage on the Battle of the Overpass at Dearborn, Michigan. Complete with 46 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 06, 2020 08:00

$47.00
177561

SALEM ILLINOIS Roller-Skating Troupe BUS CRASH Bridge Disaster 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372879116043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, March 25, 1937 * Salem, Marion County, Illinois * Skating troupe bus crash disaster The front page has a banner headline: "17 DIE AS BUS CRASHES AND BURNS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the bus crash into a bridge at Salem, Illinois. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends January 17, 2020 07:32

$52.00
176946

Great JOE LOUIS Wins Heavyweight BOXING TITLE vs. James Braddock 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392547251661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 23, 1937 * Joe Louis wins World Boxing Heavyweight title * James Braddock in defeat (1st report) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Louis Knocks Out Braddock In 8 Rounds" with subhead. (see) The front page of the sport's section as a nice headline: "NEW CHAMPION!" with subheads and 4 related photos. More on the following pages. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small address label on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:19

$67.00
176911

Best ROLLO OGDEN New York Times Editor DEATH w/ Photo 1937 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849577641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1937 * Rollo Ogden death (1st report) * Editor of the New York Times * Best title to be had ? The front page has two column headings surrounded by black borders: "Rollo Ogden Dead" "Editor of the Times" "Succumbs at 81 After a Week's Illness--A Leader in Journalism for Almost Half a Century" Continues on page three with banner headline and very nice black bordered photo. First report coverage on the death of Roolo Ogden, editor of the New York Times from 1922 to 1937. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:21

$42.00
176606

FLINT SIT-DOWN STRIKE Michigan General Motors & Labor Union UAW 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372833793127

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1937 * Flint, Michigan sit-down strike worsens * United Automobile Workers (UAW) to Labor Union * GM General Motors The top of the front page has a three column headline: "24 HURT IN FLINT STRIKE RIOT; POLICE BATTLE STREET MOBS; GOVERNOR RUSHES TO SCENE" 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 in 46 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 08, 2019 15:23

$45.00
176432

NANKING RAPE MASSACRE China Imperial Japanese Army Attacks City 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518272067

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, December 12, 1937. * The Nanking China Rape Massacre * Japanese troops entering city The top of the front page has a three column headline: "JAPANESE TANKS LEAD NEW NANKING ASSAULT; WATERFRONT IN FLAMES" with subheads. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 14 pages, light toning, some small binding holes and a little wear at the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:25

$67.00
176185

United States Yacht RANGER Wins Sailing Auld Mug AMERICA'S CUP 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372815645951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 6, 1937 * U.S. Yacht Ranger vs. Endeavour II * America's Cup victory at Newport RI The front page has a two column heading: "Ranger Defeats Endeavour Fourth Time in Succession And Keeps Cup in U. S." with subhead and photo. (see). Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 24, 2019 14:36

$47.00
175806

JEAN HARLOW The Blonde Bombshell Hollywood Actress DEATH 1937 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392470682209

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 8, 1937 * Actress Jean Harlow death (1st report) * 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell The top of the front page has a photo headed: "Death Halts Glamorous Career" with the caption: "Jean Harlow - Filmdom lost one of its most luminous personalities in the death of Jean Harlow...was stricken with utremic poisoning following an operation." The article is headed: "Jean Harlow's Funeral Rites To Be Marked by Simplicity; Star's Body Will Not Lie in State" and more. She was 26 years old. Fourteen pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 08, 2019 13:57

$58.00
175334

LZ 129 HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin EXPLOSION Disaster w/ Photos 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372775129610

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 7, 1937 * Hindenburg airship disaster * Lakehurst NJ New Jersey * Photos for display This is one of the best Hindenburg disaster issues we have offered. See the many photos for not only the very dramatic front page but the two pages of photos inside. The three line banner headline announces: "Hindenburg, World's Largest Zeppelin, Completely Destroyed in Lakehurst Explosion; 33 Killed, 64 Escape Flames." The front page photo is very large & very dramatic. At the bottom of the ftpg. is a boxed-in article headed: "Hitler Stunned By Tragedy". Just inside the front page are pages "A" and "B", both dominated by dramatic photos of the explosion and the injured. Many related articles as well ... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2019 14:46

$665.00
175126

WALLIS SIMPSON Color Photo re. King Edward VIII Abdication 1937 Picture Section


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392418471116

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLOROTO SECTION only (picture) of the New York World-Telegram, January 2, 1937 * Wallis Warfield Simpson color photo & more * re. King Edward VIII abdication The front page of this section has a nice colored photo of Wallis Warfield Simpson. (see) Page 3 has a few more related photos (black & white). Other photos of the day throughout. Complete Coloroto section only with 6 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 09, 2019 09:48

$33.00
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