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180843

GERMAN V-2 ROCKET BOMB London Raid 1944 German Occupation World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392778741599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Nov. 10, 1944 * German V-2 rocket flying bomb * Rare German occupation publication Among the front page reports are: "Bombardment of London Reinforced by Use. of Far More Powerful Projectile" "V2 Explosive Has Been Employed For a Few Weeks..." and much more. Four pages, 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, offering a unique insight into how the Axis reported the news during the war.

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Ends May 27, 2020 15:16

$32.00
180729

FIRST BATTLE OF EL ALAMEIN Egypt World War II Erwin Rommel Tanks 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373029596726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 3, 1942 * First Battle of El Alamein * World War II Egypt The front page has nice banner headline: "BRITISH ARMY TURNS ON AXIS!" with subheads. Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 22, 2020 15:29

$44.00
180437

Great ITALY SURRENDERS World War II Military Armistice 1943 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373021147771

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO HERALD AMERICAN, Sept. 8, 1943 * Italy surrenders * World War II A very displayable issue with this great front page: "VICTORY ! " dropped out of a red box, and then: "ITALY GIVES UP" dropped out of a black box. Also the banner: "UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER" with related subheads and reports. Nice for display. Complete in 36 pages, some ruffling at the edges, generally good condition.

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Ends May 14, 2020 14:13

$52.00
180094

JAPANESE ATROCITIES w/ Palawan Massacre Philippines Description 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373007416545

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 6, 1945 * Japanese atrocities described * Palawan Massacre - Philippines The top of the front page has a five column headline: "U. S. ACCUSES JAPAN OF MASSACRE" with subheads that include: "Burning and Murder of 150 in Prison Camp at Palawan Told. (see) Lengthy reporting continues on pages 2 & 3. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 30, 2020 15:19

$47.00
179903

THEODORE Ted ROOSEVELT JR. Utah Beach Normandy WWII General DEATH 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372999804077

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1944 * Theodore "Ted" Roosevelt Jr. death * Utah Beach World War II Normandy * World War II - WWII - Post D-Day The front page has a two column heading: "Theodore Roosevelt, 56, Dies On Normandy Battlefield" with subhead and photo. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 8. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 24, 2020 10:08

$47.00
179884

HEINRICH HIMMLER Orders Extermination of the WEAKER POLISH JEWS 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372995381798

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: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Nov. 25, 1942 * The Jewish Holocaust in progress * Heinrich Himmler takes charge * Extermination of Polish Jews ordered * Zionist leader Stephen Samuel Wise report The top of page 6 has a 4 column head: "Polish Government Says Himmler Orders One-Half of Jews Killed". This report includes: "...surpassing the Nazi regime's worst record for horror, has ordered the extermination of one-Half the Jews in Poland before the end of 19... See More  

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Ends April 20, 2020 13:48

$185.00
179843

WORLD SECURITY PARLEY President Harry Truman Speech 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372994282425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 26, 1945 * President Harry Truman * World Security Parley * European war nears the end The front page has a nice banner headline: "OPEN PARLEY TO END WARS" with subheads and complete text of Truman's speech on page 6. Much on World War II. Complete with 36 pages, small binding holes along the spine, small address stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends April 19, 2020 15:29

$42.00
179841

HERMANN GOERING Adolph Hitler's Nazi Party Leader DOWNFALL 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392732852093

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 27, 1945 * Hermann Goering quitting leadership * Nazi Germany failing - surrender nears The front page has a nice banner headline: "GOERING, NO. 2 NAZI, QUITS" with subhead and small photo of Goering. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 34 pages, small binding holes along the spine, small address stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends April 19, 2020 15:28

$48.00
179730

Rare GERMANS Germany OCCUPATION Island of Guernsey 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392729267336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, May 3, 1941 * Rare German occupation title * World War II - WWII Among the front page reports are: "The Remainder Of The Fleeing British Forces Caught" "8,200 British Prisoners Taken in Greece" "The Fate of England Is Already Seettled" "Mr. Roosevelt's Bellicose Tendencies" and more. Four pages, 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, offering a unique insight into how the Axis reported the news during the war.

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Ends April 16, 2020 15:26

$28.00
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
179515

FORMOSA AIR BATTLE United States Navy Aircraft Carrier B-29s 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372977592037

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, October 15, 1944 * Formosa Air Battle - Philippine Sea * United States Navy - Fast Carrier Task Force * Imperial Japanese Navy - Army The front page has a nice banner headline: "B-29S FIRE GREAT JAP BASE" with subheads that include: "BIGGEST FLEET OF SUPER-FORTS RAIDS FORMOSA" Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small, light library stamp within the headline, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 06, 2020 15:39

$42.00
179287

BATTLE OF OKINAWA Operation Iceberg Japan VICTORY 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372968741632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 21, 1945 * Battle of Okinawa, Japan ending * Operation Iceberg victory The front page has a banner headline: "OKINAWA JAP TOLL 89,908" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related map on page 2. Coverage on the end of the Battle of Okinawa with the occupation of United States military. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 34 pages, light toning, small binding holes along the spine, small library within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends March 28, 2020 08:21

$62.00
179112

TED WILLIAMS Official .406 Batting Avgerage Boston Red Sox MLB 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372961177174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, December 15, 1941 * Ted Williams .406 batting average enters record books * Boston Red Sox - major league baseball - MLB * 1st ever divisional playoff game... NFL football * Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers The sports section (page 3B) has a chart titled: "Official American League Batting Averages" which show Williams with a .406 average. Also notable on page 2B is: "It's Bears and Giants for Title" with subheads. Also team lineups, 2 photos and game stats. First report coverage on the very first NFL divisional playoff game ever played. The front page has headlines concerning the recent bombing of Pearl Harbor with photo of the USS Arizona. Complete with 30+ pages, light toning and ... See More  

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Ends March 21, 2020 08:40

$62.00
178989

WINTER WAR BEGINS Soviet Union Invasion of Finland 1939 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372957689491

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Nov. 30, 1939 * Winter War begins * Soviet Union - Soviets * Finland invasion * World War II The front page has a nice banner headline: "RUSSIANS BOMB HELSINGFORS; FIRES RAGE; HUNDREDS KILLED" with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 34 pages, light toning, small binding holes along the spine, minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:25

$48.00
178983

WINSTON CHURCHILL Upset Election Defeat by Clement Attlee 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372957686789

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, N.C., July 27, 1945 * Winston Churchill's upset defeat * 1945 United Kingdom general election * Clement Attlee & the Labour Party * War with Japan near the end The front page has a two column photo showing Clement Attlee with heading: "New British Premier" Also a two column heading: "Clement Attlee To Form New British Government" (see) Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, small library label on the front page, generally nice.

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Ends March 18, 2020 09:22

$42.00
178888

WINTER WAR BEGINS Soviet Union Invasion of Finland 1939 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372951785720

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, Dec. 1, 1939 * Winter War begins * Soviet Union - Soviets * Finland invasion * World War II The front page has a banner headline: "Russians Open Furious Attack On Helsinki; Finns Put Up Stubborn Fight; Roosevelt Castigates Reds" with subheads and related photo. (see) Complete with 14 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends March 13, 2020 09:28

$39.00
178877

Famous WINSTON CHURCHILL Wartime Speech re. Royal Air Force 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392684354897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 20, 1940 * Famous Winston Churchill speech * "Never was so much owed by so many to so few" The front page has a nice banner headline: "BRITAIN READY TO LEASE BASES TO U. S., PLEADS FOR DESTROYERS" with subheads. (see) This was his famous "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few" speech. Complete with 26 pages, light toning, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 13, 2020 09:21

$48.00
178873

OCCUPATION OF BERLIN Germany by United States Army 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372951781817

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 5, 1945 * Occupation of Berlin, Germany * United States Army enters capital The front page has a two column heading: "U. S. Flag Raised in Berlin; British Take Over District" with subhead. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 20 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 13, 2020 09:20

$45.00
178837

MOSCOW PEACE TREATY Finland - Soviet Union 105-Day Winter War END 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392681551806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, March 13, 1940 * Moscow Peace Treaty signed (1st report) * 105-day Winter war ends * Finland - Soviet Union (Russia) The front page has a banner headline: "SCANDINAVIA TO UNITE IN DEFENSE; Soviet Will Stay Out of War in the West" with subheads. First report coverage on the Moscow Peace Treaty which ended 105-day Winter War between Finland and the Soviet Union. Complete with 44 pages, light toning at the margins, archival mending along the bottom margin, some small binding holes along the blank spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Moscow Peace Treaty was signed by Finland and the Soviet Union on 12 March 1940, and the ratifications were exchanged on 21 March. It marked the end of the... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2020 15:57

$48.00
178832

OCCUPATION OF BERLIN Germany by United States Army 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372949683900

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1945 * Occupation of Berlin, Germany * United States Army enter capital * Germans cheer convoy of troops The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Western Allies Take Over Occupation Zones in Berlin" with subhead. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 24 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends March 11, 2020 15:54

$45.00
178792

G. I. BILL OF RIGHTS World War II Veterans Benefits Signed by FDR 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392679924739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 23, 1944 * G. I. Bill of Rights is signed * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * World War II veteran benefits The front page has a one column heading: "ROOSEVELT SIGNS 'G.I. BILL OF RIGHTS'" with subhead. Continues on the back page (pg. 32) with photo of the signing by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II and the aftermath of D-Day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on a very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy for many years into the future. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather tha... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2020 15:48

$57.00
178736

BISMARCK SINKS German NAZI Battleship HMS Hood Avenged Photos1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372944770690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 28, 1941. * German Battleship Bismarck sunk * HMS Hood revenged - World War II The front page has a six column heading: "Here's Official Story of Sinking of Bismarck" with subheads. Some related photos and maps on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 38 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 07, 2020 09:12

$67.00
178586

Battle of BATAAN FALLS Allies Surrender to Japanese Japs 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392669082106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1942 * Battle of Bataan ending * Allies surrendering to Japanese * Philippines Campaign * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column heading: "JAPANESE FORCES POUND NEW LINE ON BATAAN" with subheads. (see) This Japanese capture would lead to the infamous Bataan Death March. Nice to have in this World famous publication. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition. source: USO: The Battle of Bataan ended on April 9, 1942, when Army Major General Edward P. King surrendered to Japanese General Masaharu Homma. About 12,000 Americans and 63,000 Filipinos became prisoners of war. What followed became known as the Bataan Death March — one of the worst atrocitie... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2020 09:14

$44.00
178463

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652430315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, September 18, 1939 * HMS Courageous (50) sinking * Royal Navy aircraft carrier * German submarine U-29 torpedo The front page has a nice banner headline: "NAZI SUBMARINE SINKS BRITISH PLANE CARRIER" with subhead and photo. (see) Nice for display. 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. Complete with 30 pages, small archival mend along the right margin, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:24

$52.00
178461

India MAHATMA GANDHI Arrested for Sedition & Nazi Saboteurs 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652427806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 10, 1942 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi - India riots * The Mahatma & Jawaharlal Nehru arrests The top of front page has photos of Gandhi and Nehru with heading: "Violence in India" with subheads. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small address label on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:23

$48.00
178279

1st AMERICAN Air Force Bombing in Nazi Occupied Europe WWII 1942 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641611376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 5, 1942 * 1st ever American bombing mission in Europe (1st report) * World War II - WWII - United States Air Force The front page has a three column heading: "U. S. JOINS RAF IN HOLIDAY RAID ON DUTCH OBJECTIVES" with subhead: "...Six of 12 Bombers Manned by Americans" This was the very 1st use of the United States Air Force over enemy occupied Europe. Complete with 30+ pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:20

$40.00
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
178276

YALTA Conference BIG THREE Meeting FDR Stalin Churchill WWII 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372916551576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, February 13, 1945 * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Churchill - Stalin * Yalta Conference re. Germany & post war Europe The front page has a banner headline that announces: "DESTROY NAZIS, BIG 3 AGREE" with subheads and related photo. Complete with all 16 pages, some stray pen notations on unrelated inside pages, light toning at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:19

$47.00
178275

ATTACKS ON KURE and the Inland Sea JAPAN United States Navy 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641607201

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1945 * Attacks on Kure and the Inland Sea - Japan * United States Third Fleet - air raid * Imperial Japanese Navy sinkings * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column headline: "20 JAPANESE WARSHIPS DAMAGED" with subheads. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:18

$40.00
178197

TOKYO JAPAN Fifth Fleet USS Enterprise AIRPLANE Attack Raid 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392638677020

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 16, 1945 * Fifth Fleet Tokyo, Japan attack * USS Enterprise aircraft carrier The front page has a nice banner headline: "U. S. FLEET ATTACKS JAPAN 1,500 PLANES SMASH TOKYO" with subheads and related photo. (see) Great for display. Coverage of the first U.S. carrier airplane attack on Tokyo, Japan. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margin, some small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 14, 2020 15:08

$52.00
177992

NAZI CONCENTRATION CAMP HORRORS Belsen Joseph Kramer Capture 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392626919902

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: NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1945 * Nazi concentration camp horrors * Belsen commander Joseph Kramer held This issue contains a page 2 report of the horrific details surrounding the Belsen Concentration Camp. A photo includes the S.S. Trooper, Joseph Kramer, head of the camp, in chains and under the guard of British soldiers. Kramer was formerly the head commander at Auschwitz. The top of page 2 has a three column heading: "Nazi Horror Camp Sickens Hardene... See More  

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Ends February 06, 2020 07:55

$72.00
177984

COCOANUT GROVE Boston MA Worst Nightclub FIRE w/ Photos 1942 WWII Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372903794565

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 30, 1942 * Cocoanut Grove nightclub fire * Worst nighclub disaster in U.S. history * 492 would be the total dead - PHOTOS The front page has a three column headline: "BOSTON FIRE DEATH TOLL 440; NIGHT CLUB HOLOCAUST LAID TO BUS BOY'S LIGHTED MATCH" with subheads that include: "Throng Seared by Flame In Spread of 15 Seconds" "Many More Dying" "Bodies Heaped At Exits" and more. Much more on pages 12 & 13 with great photos of the disaster. Always nice to have notable events reported in this venerable newspaper. Complete in 40 pages, a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends February 06, 2020 07:47

$78.00
177977

FRANCE-GERMANY ARMISTICE Forest of Compiegne Hitler World War II 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372900915897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 22, 1940 * France-Germany armistice (1st report) * Adolph Hitler - Nazis * German occupation zone set The front page has a great banner headline: "ARMISTICE REPORTED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the surrender of France to Germany. Complete with 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 03, 2020 12:37

$68.00
177937

WINSTON CHURCHILL "War Situation" House of Commons SPEECH 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372896481555

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, February 12, 1943 * Winston Churchill "War Situation" speech * House of Commons of the United Kingdom * Dwight Eisenhower becomes supreme commander The front page has five column heading: "War: New Command, Plans for 1943" with subheads that include: "Prime Minister Tell Commons That Detailed Plans for Nine Months of Attack Are Laid" "Eisnehower Heads Unified Command In North Africa" and more. (see) Complete text of Churchill's speech at the House of Commons on pages 6 & 7 with photo. Lengthy text here. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 30, 2020 15:12

$57.00
177926

SS ATHENIA 1st British Ship Sunk World War II Beginning 1939 WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392615248387

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, WAR EXTRA, Sept. 4, 1939 * SS Athenia, the 1st British ship sunk by Germany in WWII * World War II at the beginning * Britain and France entering the war The nice, bold banner headline announces: "LINER TORPEDOED" with various subheads. Nice for display. First section only with pages 1-12, light toning and minor wear at the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 30, 2020 15:05

$48.00
177896

CHESTER W. NIMITZ Takes over U.S. Navy Pacific Fleet Post Pearl Harbor 1941 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372893047671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., Dec. 18, 1941 * Admiral Chester W. Nimitz promoted * Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet * Husband E. Kimmel loses position * Post bombing of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii The front page has a nice banner headline: "HAWAII UNDER NEW COMMAND" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on Chester W. Nimitz taking over as fleet admiral of the United States Navy in the Pacific shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Page 21 has a two column heading: "Admiral Kimmel No Longer Commander of U. S. Fleet" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 28 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 27, 2020 15:09

$58.00
177873

PRE PEARL HARBOR Japanese Aircraft Attack World War II Tensions 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372892647232

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, November 28, 1941. * Pre Pearl Harbor attack on America * Tensions with Japan increasing The front page has a banner headline: "U. S. WON'T YIELD ON CHINA" with subheads. Nice for display. Complete with 42 pages, a few archival mends near the margins, small library stamp within masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 27, 2020 08:07

$42.00
177869

MOUNT RUSHMORE National Memorial Black Hills South Dakota COMPLETED 1942 Photo


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392609850980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old rotogravure: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION only of the New York Times, Nov. 2, 1942 * Mount Rushmore National Memorial * Black Hills - Keystone, South Dakota * Construction ends on mountainside Page 5 of this section has a photo of Mount Rushmore with heading: "HEROIC HEADS" with text that begins with: "Complete at last, the gigantic heads of Washington, Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Lincoln...." (see) The construction ended just 2 days prior of the date of this issue. Complete rotogravure section only with 6 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Peter Norbeck, the US Senator from South Dakota, sponsored the project and secured federal funding. Construction began in 1927, and the presidents' faces were completed ... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2020 08:04

$40.00
177865

BATTLE OF THE BULGE Close w/ MAP - U.S. Armies Ready 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372892644473

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 14, 1944 * Battle of Bulge to begin * Armies lining up at border * World War II - WWII The front page has a five column headline: "1ST ARMY ATTACKS BELOW DUEREN; 7TH CLOSES IN ON REICH BORDER" with subheads and related map. (see) The initial beginning of the infamous battle would begin in two days. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On December 16 1944, at 5:30 A.M., the Germans began the assault with a massive, 90-minute artillery barrage using 1,600 artillery pieces across an 80 miles (130 km) front on the Allied troops facing the 6th Panzer Army. Th... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2020 08:02

$62.00
177810

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Exterminations HUNGARY & Greece Jews NAZIS 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392608533858

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public * Nazi-occupied Hungary & Greece exterminations Page 3 has a one column head: "HULL AGAIN SCORES NAZI MASSACRES " "Punishment Is Certain for 'Savage Crimes' in Hungary and Greece, He Declares". See photos for coverage on the Nazi atrocities Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just becoming known. Complete in 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings, nice condition.

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Ends January 26, 2020 10:10

$58.00
177775

BATTLE OF MIDWAY United States Navy Official Report 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392605052802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, July 15, 1942 * Battle of Midway * Official U.S. Navy report * World War II - WWII The top of page 2 has a banner headline "Victory Over Japs at Midway Swings Balance in Pacific to U. S." with subheads and photo of the USS Yorktown crippled by a Japanese bomb. (see) This was the official report from the United States Navy on the famed battle. The battle was actually fought over a month earlier, but the details were just now being released including the news of the USS Yorktown being sunk. Complete with 36 pages, light toning, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 24, 2020 07:28

$62.00
177737

MARSHALLS-GILBERTS RAIDS Midway Prelude USS YORKTOWN Attack 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372883991051

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 2, 1942 * Marshalls-Gilberts raids - Pacific Islands * USS Yorktown - Task Force 17 * Post Attack on Pearl Harbor * Prelude to the Battle of Midway The front page has a nice banner headline: "SIX JAP BASES RAIDED BY U. S." with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the Marshall-Gilberts raids by Task Force 17 onboard the USS Yorktown. This was a prelude to the eventual Battle of Midway. Complete with all 32 pages, small library stamp with masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends January 20, 2020 15:19

$44.00
177678

BATTLE OF FRANCE British & German Tanks MAGINOT LINE 1940 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372882401656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, WAR EXTRA, June 15, 1940 * Battle of France (Fall) * Fight for the Maginot Line * British vs. Germany tanks The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "BRITISH IRON ARMY CHALLENGES NAZIS!" with subheads. Incomplete issue containing 8 of the 16 pages of the 1st section only, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 19, 2020 15:04

$38.00
177653

ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR Hawaii World War II Begins Japanese Navy 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372880930048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, Dec. 8, 1941 * Attack on Pearl Harbor * U.S. enters World War II * Imperial Japanese Navy The front page has the announcement of the war on the United States by Japan with sic column headline: "U. S.--Japan at War, Sea Battle Rages; Hawaii, Guam, Philippines Attacked" with subheads, related photo and Pacific map. Sixteen pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the blank spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 18, 2020 15:33

$52.00
177637

NAZIS Germany Invasion of WESTERN EUROPE Holland etc World War II 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392595191427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, 6th WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, May 14, 1940 * World War II Germany * Invading European Countries The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "NETHERLANDS SURRENDERS" with more and: "SEDAN FALLS TO GERMANS" with subheads. Nice for display. First section only with pages 1-18, a little wear along the right margin with tiny tears, generally nice.

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Ends January 18, 2020 15:10

$42.00
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
177506

Great BENITO MUSSOLINI II Duce OUSTED Italy World War II 1945 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392586490759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, July 26, 1943 * Italy - Benito Mussolini ousted * Pietro Badoglio takes over * World War II - WWII The bold banner headline above the masthead announces: "ITALY DECLARES MARTIAL LAW" with subhead and photo of Mussolini. Nice for display. Complete with 28 pages, larger tabloid size issue measuring 19 1/2 by 13 1/2 inches, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 13, 2020 15:16

$47.00
177504

ALLIED INVASION OF ITALY Operation Avalanche Salerno 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392586490302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, September 3, 1943 * Operation Avalanche * Allies invade Italy The bold banner headline above the masthead: "EUROPE INVADED" with: "SECOND FRO[NT DRIVE SWEEPS AHEAD IN ITALY" with subhead and related map. Nice for display. Complete with 44 pages, larger tabloid size issue measuring 19 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches, minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 13, 2020 15:15

$58.00
177370

Pre-Bombing of PEARL HARBOR Japanese Hawaii Attack Imminent 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392582020063

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, November 27, 1941 * Pre-Pearl Harbor attack on America * Just a few days away - imminent * Roosevelt knows something ? The front page has a nice headline: "ANSWER TO JAPAN!" with subheads. (see) Japan would attack Pearl Harbor two Sundays later. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within headline, generally nice.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:57

$42.00
177234

ALLIED INVASION OF ITALY Operation Avalanche PATTON 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392570861801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, September 4, 1943 * Operation Avalanche * Allies invade Italy * Gen. George S. Patton The front page has a nice headline: "INVASION ARMY CAPTURES TWO KEY ITALIAN HARBORS, PLUNGES INTO INTERIOR!" with subheads & related map. Nice for display. Complete with all 29 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, light damp stain within headline, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:32

$46.00
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