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203716

Man Walks on the Moon Neil Armstrong Buzz Aldrin Apollo 11 Photos 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374481094589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, July 21, 1969  * Neil Armstrong * Man walks on the Moon A very dramatic headline with: "EAGLE SOARS ! " which is much different from most July 21 headlines reporting man walking on the moon. Over half of the front page is taken up with a photo showing Armstrong and Aldrin planting the U.S. flag on the moon. The complete first section with 16 pages, good condition.

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Ends February 26, 2023 10:31

$68.00
203692

Humorist Will Rogers & Aviator Wiley Post Airplane Crash Deaths 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394434462812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS--EXTRA, California, Aug. 16, 1935  * Will Rogers & Wiley Post * Airplane crash - deaths * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** Dramatic & very large banner headline: "WILL ROGERS AND POST KILLED IN AIR CRASH" with related subheads. Also photos of both. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning, a little margin wear, nice for display as such.

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Ends February 26, 2023 10:11

$52.00
203542

Frank James Train Robbery Trial Jesse Gang Gallatin MO Not Guilty 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374469780290

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Sept. 7, 1883  * Outlaw Frank James found not guilty * Jesse James gang - Gallatin, Missouri trial The only text on the front page (over half of the page is advertisements) is headed: "NOT GUILTY" "So say the twelve Men in the James Case" "Mr. Wallace Delivers a Brilliant Argument for the Prosecution" "How the Verdict is Received Elsewhere--Governor Crittenden's Opinion--A Kansas City View". Nice to have in a Missouri publication. This text carries over to take a full column on page 2 as well. Ten pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2023 11:24

$72.00
203511

Rare 1st First Transcontinental Railroad Train Summit Sierra NV 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374467907124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRANS-CONTINENTAL, Summit Sierra Nevadas, California, May 31, 1870 * First Transcontinental Railroad "Overland Route" * Very first excursion published newspaper (#6) This is a very fascinating newspaper, borne in the ingenious mind of a publisher who decided to take a small printing press on board the first transcontinental railroad excursion and publish 6 issues westbound and 6 issues eastbound.  Printed on a Gordon press in the baggage car, it is considered the very first newspaper composed, printed, & published on a train. This is issue #6, published--as noted in the masthead, and while not at a specific town at the time, they noted their location as "Summit, Sierra Nevadas, California". Each issue recorded the pro... See More  

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Ends February 18, 2023 12:20

$388.00
203496

Amelia Earhart Woman Aviator Post Airplane Flight Welcome Home 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394425296042

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, July 7, 1928  * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * Post Atlantic Ocean flight * Airplane "Friendship" The top of the front page has a photo headed: "Amelia Makes Hit With Acting Mayor" showing Amelia Earhart being honored at N.Y. City Hall. The two column heads: "Amelia Takes It Easy In Preparation For Boston Program". Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the margins, generally in good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends February 18, 2023 12:13

$40.00
203475

Great 1st United States Satellite Explorer 1 In Orbit Space Race 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394424380745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, Feb. 1, 1958 * 1st satellite put into space by the United States * EXPLORER 1 (1ST REPORT) * Incomplete issue (4 pages total) *** The front page has a terrific, large, bold headline announcing America's successful entry in the space race with: "U.S. SATELLITE RINGS EARTH" with a subhead: "Army Launches Moon Into Space". Extremely displayable. Keep in mind this was but 5 months after the Soviet Union's successful launch of Sputnik, which shocked American scientists and caused a rush to make this launch happen as early as possible. And also just a few months after America's first effort, which resulted in an embarrassing failure. The front page also features a large photo showing the launch... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2023 15:31

$72.00
203467

Yellow Bird Transatlantic Airplane Flight w/ 1st Aerial Stowaway 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394424376173

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1929 * "Yellow Bird" transatlantic flight * Arthur Schreiber, 1st airplane stowaway The top of the front page has a five column headline: "FRENCH AIRMEN, FUEL EXHAUSTED, LAND IN SPAIN AFTER BATTLE WITH STORMS; STOWAWAY ON BOARD; PLANE AND CREW READY TO FLY ON TO PARIS TODAY" with subheads, related map and photo of Schreiber. (see) Nice for display. Another related photo and illustration of the airplane are on page 3. Arthur Schreiber was the very 1st documented airplane stowaway. 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, rag edition, a little spine wear, otherwise in v... See More  

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Ends February 17, 2023 15:24

$57.00
203460

Theodore Teddy Roosevelt Presidential Election (VP) Campaign Stop 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374466346534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 18, 1900 * Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt whistlestop campaign * Pre-1900 United States presidential (VP) election * Canton, Stark County, Ohio train visit The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BILLY AND TEDDY" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends February 17, 2023 15:21

$38.00
203457

Battle of Los Angeles False Alarm ? Balloon Incident 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374466345338

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 27, 1942  * re. Battle of Los Angeles - Air Raid * Japanese airplane attack ? UFO's ? Here is a report regarding on what is known as the "Battle of Los Angeles". The top of page has a one column heading: "WEST COAST RAIDED, STIMSON CONCEDES" with subheads. (see) This event was a curious incident of World War II, the result of a rumored attack by the Japanese upon the coast of California. It was ultimately a false alarm attributed to a case of "war nerves" likely triggered by a lost weather balloon and exacerbated by stray flares and shell bursts from adjoining batteries. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning, tiny binding holes along the spine, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends February 17, 2023 15:20

$40.00
203401

Russian Sputnik 1 Artificial Satellite Success Space Race Begins 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394419034184

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MIRROR NEWS, Los Angeles, October 5, 1957  * Sputnik 1 (1st report) * World's 1st orbiting artificial satellite * Space race begins A very significant report in the space race, with a banner head reading: "RUSS 'MOON' SECRET CODE BAFFLES U.S." with a related diagram showing the track of Sputnik. This event shocked the American scientific community and sufficiently scared the Americans into an all-out space race. There was great fear at the time of Soviet dominance of space and the potential use of satellites for military purposes. A very significant issue for any space-themed collection. The complete issue with all 4 sections, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends February 13, 2023 08:26

$88.00
203390

United States Navy Douglas D-558-1 Skystreak Turbojet Unveiling 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374458109029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 6, 1947 * Douglas D-558-1 Skystreak airplane unveiling * United States Navy turbojet research aircraft The top of page 13 has a three column photo with heading: "The New Trans-Sonic Plane Is Displayed By The Navy" and a two column heading: "First Jet Plane to Test Trans-Sonic Speeds Is Unveiled by Navy and Douglas Company" (see) Complete with 48 pages, rag edition edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: The Douglas Skystreak (D-558-1) was an American single-engine jet research aircraft of the 1940s. It was designed in 1945 by the Douglas Aircraft Company for the U.S. Navy Bureau of Aeronautics, in conjunction with the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA). The Skystreaks w... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2023 08:21

$42.00
203380

Mercury Atlas 8 Walter M. Schirra, Jr. Manned NASA Space Mission 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394419021932

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 4, 1962 * Mercury-Atlas 8 space mission * Walter M. Schirra, Jr. The front page has a nice banner headline: "SCHIRRA HITS PACIFIC BULL'S-EYE AFTER CIRCLING GLOBE SIX TIMES" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the Mercury-Atlas 8 manned space mission by astronaut Walter M. Schirra, Jr. Complete with 56 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2023 08:11

$72.00
203329

Booby Greenlease Kidnapping Murder Millionaire Automobile Dealer 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374455902327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, October 8, 1953 * Bobby Greenlease kidnapping - found dead * Carl Austin Hall & Bonnie Emily Brown Heady The top of the front page is a nice headline: "BOBBY DEAD! BODY FOUND" with subhead and photo. (see) Complete with 76 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, generally in nice condition.

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Ends February 12, 2023 07:30

$48.00
203318

Bandit Outlaw Jesse James Killed Robert Ford Brothers 1882 Sonora CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374455868425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TUOLUMNE INDEPENDENT, Sonora, Tuolumne County, California, April 8, 1882  * Outlaw Jesse James killed * Robert & Charles Ford Page 4 of this issue contains a very brief and inconspicuous report on the death of the notorious outlaw Jesse James.  It reads in its entirety: "A report comes from Kansas City, Mo., that Jesse James, the notorious train robber, highwayman, etc., has been killed." This report gives some evidence that Jesse James grew more in legend after his death as it was not a significant item when he was killed. A very timely report as he was killed by fellow outlaw Robert Ford on April 3. Eight pages, in good condition save for being a bit irregular at the blank spine margin.

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Ends February 12, 2023 07:23

$117.00
203316

Rare Hotel del Corondo San Diego County California 1892 Newspaper w/ Broadside


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374455849732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MERCURY, Coronado, San Diego County, California, March 5, 1892  * Uncommon title * Hotel del Coronado fame A very rare newspaper from this island community in San Diego Bay, famous for the Hotel del Coronado which is its prime feature. Indeed, a pg. 2 item notes: "A visit to San Diego without seeing  the Hotel Del Coronado would be like going to Washington without seeing the Capitol." An 8 page issue with an interesting variety of news and many advertisements. But the most intriguing part of this issue is the little broadside "Mercury Leaflet" which is tucked inside, being a small sheet measuring 3 1/4 by 8 5/8 in, printed on one side only, and in excellent condition (see).  Also within is a nice illustrated bicyc... See More  

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Ends February 12, 2023 07:20

$85.00
203313

Amelia Earhart Airplane Flight Atlantic Ocean 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394416757817

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., June 8, 1928  * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The front page has a one column heading: "FRIENDSHIP HAS LEAKY TANK" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for more than a week. Other aviation related reports also on the front page. Complete with 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 11, 2023 15:17

$40.00
203245

Outlaw Tom Black Jack Ketchum Going to Clayton NM for Hanging 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374450498122

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 24, 1901  * Outlaw Tom 'Black Jack' Ketchum * On the way to Clayton, New Mexico * Hanging - execution for train robbery The front page has a one column head: "'Blackjack' Ketchum Is Now Safely Caught". He would be hanged just two days later. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends February 09, 2023 10:55

$64.00
203241

O'Hare Airport American Airlines Flight 191 Airplane Crash Photos 1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374450458269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY SUN-TIMES, May 27, 1979 * American Airlines Flight 191 takeoff crash * O'Hare airport disaster w/ photos * In a Chicago publication (RARE)   The front page has a banner heading: "Jet tape: 'Damn' - Recorder stopped after liftoff" with related photo. (see) Much more on the following pages. Until 9/11, it was the deadliest air disaster to occur on U.S. soil. Complete with all 128 pages, tabloid size, very nice condition.

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Ends February 09, 2023 10:25

$98.00
203227

Rare 17th Century King William III Era Pamphlet 1697 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374450442144

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRESENT STATE OF EUROPE OR THE HISTORICAL & POLITICAL MONTHLY MERCURY, London, England, July, 1697  * Rare 17th century publication This is an uncommon periodical published during the reign of King William III, formatted something like a pamphlet but definitely a periodical, with the more extended title reading: "... Giving an Account of all the Publick and Private Occurrences, Civil, Ecclesiastical, and Military, that are most considerable in every Court: The Interest of Princes, their Pretensions, and Intrigues, etc." Much of this issue is concerned with the political & military affairs of Europe & is organized into news by country or region with commentary on the events. A nice feature of this periodical is t... See More  

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Ends February 09, 2023 10:19

$68.00
203224

1807 Thomas Jefferson Presidential State of the Union Address 1807 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394413702102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN MERCURY, Hartford, Nov. 5, 1807  * President Thomas Jefferson * State of the Union Address Over half of page 3 is taken up with the: "President's Message" to the Senate & House of Representatives, signed in type at its conclusion: Th. Jefferson. This was Jefferson's annual state-of-the-union address in which he reviewed the events of the year. This was a tradition begun by Washington & continues to this day. Four pages, various foxing, good condition.

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Ends February 09, 2023 10:15

$98.00
199083

Among the 1st ever Automobile Car Advertisement Winton Motor Carriage Co. 1898


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374165626825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, September 10, 1898  * 1st ever automobile advertisement (historic) * Horseless carriage A very significant issue in the history of automobiles, as the noted reference work "Kane's Famous First Facts" records that the first automobile advertisement ever published in America is on the back page (not the very first appearance, which was in the July 30, 1898 issue).   The top of the back page has an advertisement headed: "A DELIGHTFUL DRIVE...manufactured by "The Winton Motor Carriage Co., Cleveland, Ohio". Other details mentioned in the ad, plus a photo of a couple riding in the vehicle.   The advertisement measures 2 5/8 by 2 1/8 inches. The issue is complete in 16 pages, filled with ... See More  

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Ends February 05, 2023 07:56

$55.00
203770

Orville Wright Brothers Airplanes Aviators Dayton Ohio Parade 1909 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374482750003

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 18, 1909  * Orville & Wilbur Wright Brothers * Early airplanes flights aviators * Homecoming - welcome home * Dayton, Ohio celebration - parade The top of the front page has a two column heading: "WRIGHT BROTHERS ARE RECIPIENTS OF MEDALS" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, light toning, some small binding hole3s along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends February 03, 2023 11:41

$89.99
203074

Pan Am Flight 103 Lockerbie Scotland Terrorist Airplane Bombing 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374439823224

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 22, 1988 * Pan Am Flight 103 * Lockerbie, Scotland * Terrorist bombing * Airplane disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "At Least 258 Dead in Scotland Crash of N.Y.-Bound 747" with subhead. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, great condition.

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Ends February 03, 2023 09:39

$48.00
203730

Notre Dame College Football Knute Rockne Last Coached Season 1930 old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374481324092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Nov. 9, 1930 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Penn Quakers * Last season coached by Knute Rockne * ND to be National Champions for 1930 season * NCAA College Football The top of the front page of section II (sports) has a four column headline: "NOTRE DAME WINS, 60-20" with subheads and lineups. (see) First report coverage on Notre Dame's football game vs. Penn Quakers . They were National Champions for that year. This was also Knute Rockne's last season as head coach. He would be killed in a airplane crash the following spring. Complete 1st and 2nd sections only with a total of 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends February 02, 2023 13:46

$39.99
203661

LZ 129 Hindenburg Airship Zeppelin Explosion Disaster w/ Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394433263373

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, May 6, 1937  * Hindenburg rigid airship disaster * Pride of Nazi Germany * Lakehurst, New Jersey * Nice headline for display A rare opportunity for a same-day report on the explosion of the zeppelin Hindenburg, which explored moments before docking at Lakehurst, New Jersey in the early evening of May 6. Virtually all East Coast and Midwest newspapers had already gone to press by that time, but some West Coast newspapers were able to put out an "Extra" edition the same day, this being one. The large & bold banner headline announces: "ZEPPELIN HINDENBURG BLOWS UP; 100 KILLED" with related subheads and a photo of the dirigible before the tragedy. Present only is a portion of the first... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2023 08:21

$159.99
203592

1st British Rock Band Queen North America Concert Tour Review 1976 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374477763693

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, (weekly), Feb. 16, 1976  * 1st "Queen" North America concert tour review * "A Night at the Opera" "Bohemian Rhapsody" * Beacon Theatre - New York City As most might be aware "The Village Voice" was an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly. It introduced free-form, high-spirited, and passionate journalism into the public discourse a tradition it maintained throughout its 60+ year history. Page 109 has a four column heading: "Does Queen Out-Led Zep-Or Out-Uriah Heep?" with photo of Freddie Mercury. (see) The concert took place about a week earlier. Complete in 160 pages, tabloid-size, folded at the center, minor margin wear, nice con... See More  

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Ends January 31, 2023 08:52

$49.99
202948

Battle of Britain London Airplane Bombings Nazis 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374430064292

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, WAR EXTRA, Aug. 14, 1940  * Battle of Britain * London bombings * WWII Nazi bombers * FRONT LEAF ONLY ** The front page has a great bold banner headline: "POISON GAR TERROR FACED BY ENGLAND" with subheads. (see) Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2) only, still terrific for display as such.

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Ends January 28, 2023 11:02

$42.00
202896

Coulter Mansfield Ohio Pennsylvania Railroad Train Collision 1946 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394396248170

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, December 13, 1946 * Pennsylvania Railroad trains disaster * Coulter - Mansfield, Ohio (1st report) The front page has a six column headline: "7 Killed, 40 Hurt in Train Wreck" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Pennsylvania Railroad three train collision near Mansfield, Ohio. Complete with 52 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 27, 2023 07:36

$45.00
202884

North Pole-1 First Russian Drifting Sea Ice Station Otto Schmidt 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374428121795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 22, 1937 * North Pole-1 established in Arctic Ocean * First Russian manned drifting sea ice station * Soviet scientist Otto Schmidt expedition The front page has a one column heading: "11 Russians Fly to North Pole; Land on the Ice" First report coverage continues on page 8 with related map. (see) Complete with 34 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: North Pole-1 (Russian: Северный полюс-1) was the world's first Soviet manned drifting station in the Arctic Ocean, primarily used for research. North Pole-1 was established on 21 May 1937, some 20 kilometres (12 mi) from the North Pole by the expedition into the high latitudes Sev... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2023 07:29

$40.00
202836

Singer Frank Mother Dolly Sinatra Killed in Airplane Crash 1977 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394388846620

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 7, 1977 * Iconic singer & Actor Frank Sinatra * Dolly Sinatra killed in airplane crash The front page has a banner headline: "Sinatra's Mother on Lost Jet" with subhead and related photo. (see) Great to have from the home of the entertainment industry, rare as such. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), nice condition. wikipedia notes: On January 6, 1977, Dolly Sinatra had invited friend Mrs. Anthony Carboni to join her in a private flight, provided by son Frank Sinatra, to come to Vegas for a show and gambling, but shortly after take-off from Palm Springs Municipal Airport, the Gates Learjet 24 crashed into a 10,000-foot (3,048-meter) snowy mountaintop ridge, in the eastern portion of th... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2023 07:39

$52.00
202776

Roma U.S. Army Hydrogen Airship Norfolk Virginia Crash Disaster 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374415337479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, February 22, 1922 * Airship Roma disaster * Norfolk, Virginia crash * United States Army The top of the front page has a four column headline: "34 OFFICERS AND MEN KILLED IN CRASH OF GREAT DIRIGIBLE ROMA" with subheads. (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The United States purchased the Roma from the Italian government for $250,000 in 1921. It was previously designated T34. It was the largest semi rigid airship in the world. It crashed in Norfolk, Virginia during test flights on February 21, 1922. The crash was believed to be caused by failure of the Roma's box rudder syst... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2023 08:22

$45.00
202772

Midvale Utah School Bus - Train Accident Riverton South Jordan 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374415335076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, December 2, 1938 * Midvale UT school bus - train disaster * Riverton & South Jordan Utah children The top of the front page has a three column headline: "26 CHILDREN KILLED WHEN TRAIN STRIKES SCHOOL BUS IN UTAH" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the school bus disaster near Midvale, Utah. This was the worse school bus accident in U.S. history and lead to new laws regarding school buses crossing railroad tracks. Complete with 30+ pages, light toning and a little at the margins, more so along the spine, generally good.

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Ends January 19, 2023 08:20

$48.00
202633

Aviator Charles Lindbergh 1st Air Mail Panama Airplane Flight 1929 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394371537381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: QUINCY EVENING NEWS, Mass., February 7, 1929 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Air mail flight to Panama The front page has a one column heading: "Lindy On Last Leg of Flight To Canal Zone" (see) Coverage on the end of Charles Lindbergh's historic 1st air mail flight to Panama . Complete with 16 pages, light toning, some small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 09, 2023 12:18

$38.00
202554

Frank Trenholm Coffyn Airplane Flight Under Brooklyn Bridge Photo 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394365921461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 20, 1912 * Frank Trenholm Coffyn * Early aviation pioneer * Airplane flight under Brooklyn Bridge The front page has a three column pictorial with heading: "'Loop The Bridge' Is Popular Sport With Aviator Frank Coffyn" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, irregular along the spine, small archival mend at the top of the front page, generally very nice.

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Ends January 06, 2023 08:08

$52.00
202551

Aviator Charles Lindbergh 1st Air Mail Panama Airplane Flight 1929 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374389921776

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 7, 1929 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Air mail flight to Panama The front page has a five column heading: "Lindbergh Flies Mail to Panama" with subheads. related map on page 2. (see) First report coverage on the end of Charles Lindbergh's historic 1st air mail flight to Panama . Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 05, 2023 13:47

$55.00
202488

Albert Einstein Cosmic Telescope Gravitational Space Lenses Light 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394358563302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1936 * Albert Einstein's cosmic telescope * Space lenses - R.W. Mandl Page 27 has a two column heading: "Einstein Reports 'Space Lenses' Magnifying Stars by Bent Light" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, some damp staining to upper portion with a little wear along the top margin, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends January 01, 2023 08:09

$42.00
202455

Eastern Air Lines Flight 512 JFK Airport Airplane Crash w/ Photos 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374382412453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Dec. 1, 1962 * Eastern Air Lines Flight 512 crash * Douglas DC-7B airplane disaster * John F. Kennedy International Airport The front page has a banner headline: "Death Spares 26 on Plane" with subhead and two related photos. Another related photo on page with a list of the Dead & survivors. Twenty-four pages, spine wear with some unrelated text loss, library stamp within the headline, still nice for display as such.

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Ends January 01, 2023 07:40

$38.00
202451

LZ 129 Hindenburg Airship Zeppelin Explosion Disaster w/ Photos 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394358521805

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, EXTRA, May 8, 1937 * Hindenburg rigid airship disaster * Pride of Nazi Germany * Lakehurst, New Jersey photos The front page has a nice banner headline: "MAD SNIPER ZEP BLAST CLEW AS DEATH TOLL 34" with subheads and large photo of the burnt skeleton of the famous dirigible. Nice for display. More on page 2. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-14, minor margin wear, a few small archival mends on page 2, generally very nice.

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Ends January 01, 2023 07:38

$137.00
202399

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374379539973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 20, 1943 * Henschel Hs 293 guided missile 1st used * Rocket warfare during World War II * New German radio controlled  glider bomb Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Nazi Rocket Glider Bomb Is Seen For First Time, Diving at Convoy" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends December 29, 2022 12:41

$48.00
202380

Rare Star Wars George Lucas Epic Space Movie Film Ad 1977 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374379370551

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 1, 1977 * George Lucas' amazingly successful, "Star Wars" * Ad in a Los Angeles newspaper - 1 week later Inside the "View" section is a ad for George Lucas' "Star Wars"  The ad measures 7 1/2 x 5 inches. This original "Star War" movie opened just 7 days earlier. Great to have this uncommon ad in a Hollywood area newspaper. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. This offering includes only the pertinent sections: I (front) and IV ("View") with a total of 46 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2022 10:17

$72.00
202335

Kidder Fight Massacre w/ Gen. George Armstrong Custer in Kansas 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374368611290

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 15, 1867 * Kidder Fight (Massacre) - Kansas * General George Armstrong Custer * Pawnee Killer - Cheyenne Sioux Indians * 9 years before the Battle of Little Big Horn Page 6 has an article headed: "The Indian War" and more. (see) Text takes up over 2 full columns. Complete with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 22, 2022 14:47

$44.00
202252

Fred Duesenberg Automobile Designer Race Car Motors Pioneer Death 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394339944853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1932 * Fred Duesenberg death * Automobile pioneer * Race car motors Page 17 has a one column heading: "F. S. DUESENBERG DIES OF AUTO INJURY" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Frederick Samuel Duesenberg, automobile pioneer designer, manufacturer and sportsman. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 white & sturdy into the present. Given the su... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2022 08:06

$52.00
202243

Great Apollo 13 Splashdown Lunar Landing Space Mission Safe 1970 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394339940719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, California, April 17, 1970  * Apollo 13 manned lunar-landing mission  * Splashdown, averts disaster (1st report) * Main focus of Tom Hanks 1995 movie block buster Above the masthead & dropped out of a black box is a dramatic: "THEY'RE SAFE" with the subhead & text reporting on the troubled Apollo 13 mission, about which the 1985 blockbuster Tom Hanks/Ron Howard movie was made. The phrase 'Houston, we have a problem' (not printed here) would go down in history as one of the most famous phrases from the space exploration era. The complete section 1 with pages 1-22 (of 72), nice condition.

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Ends December 18, 2022 08:01

$115.00
202207

Original 3 U.S. Navy Frigates 1798 USS Constitution Constellation United States


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394337448580

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MASSACHUSETTS MERCURY, Boston, Jan. 23, 1798  * Original 3 of 6 frigates of the United States Navy Page 2 has a report from Congress which includes a bit concerning funds need to complete construction of the frigates Constitution, Constellation, and the United States. The chart also includes money: "For military Stores for all the frigates" and "For arms & accoutrements for the marines". Four pages, never-trimmed margins, great condition.

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Ends December 16, 2022 15:06

$56.00
202160

Very Rare Salem Witch Trials Witchcraft Book AD 1693 Old 17th Century Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394335525205

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, July 18, 1693  * Rare Salem witch trials advertisement * Very early and rare 17th century title The back page has an advertisement for the book on the witchcraft trials in New England, beginning: "A Further Account of the Tryals of the New-England Witches, with the Observations of a person that was upon the place six or seven days, when the suspected Witches were first taken into examination: To which is added Cases of Conscience concerning Witchcraft and Evil Spirits Personating Men. Written at the request of the ministers of New-England by Increase Mather, President of Harvard-College..." with a bit more detail (see). This is the only periodical we have ever seen with any reference to t... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2022 08:32

$345.00
202150

T. E. Lawrence of Arabia Motorcycle Accident - Eventual Death 1935 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374356115698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1935   * Lawrence of Arabia motorcycle accident (1st report)  * Would die less than a week later The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Lawrence of Arabia Dying After Crash on Motor Cycle" with subhead: "Doctors Abandon Hop for Hero of Revolt in the Desert...". He would die on the 19th. Rpeorting continues on page 4 with two photos. Complete in 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" produced on very high quality newsprint exclusively for institutional holdings. Great condition.

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Ends December 15, 2022 08:25

$72.00
202116

Hell's Angels Howard Hughes Movie Film Opening Day Advertisement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374349880725

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Nov. 12, 1930 * Howard Hughes' Hell's Angels * Opening day premiere advertisement (Detroit) * Pre-code independent epic war film - movie * Actress Jean Harlow - actor Ben Lyon This issue has a very significant & historic advertisement for the movie "Hell's Angels" on page 18. The ad measures 7 1/2 x 6 inches and is for the opening day premiere for the film in the city of Detroit. (see) Complete with 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 11, 2022 12:49

$48.00
202115

Goodwin Arkansas American Airways Airplane Flight 1 Swamp Crash 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374349880431

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 15, 1936 * Goodwin, Arkansas airplane crash * American Airways Flight 1 disaster * Douglas DC-2 airliner The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Crack American Airliner Falls, Plunging 17 to Death in Swamp; Disaster Is Worst in U.S. Aviation" with subheads. Complete in 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 11, 2022 12:48

$48.00
202021

Apollo 11 Moon Spaceflight Rocket Takeoff Neil Armstrong Hometown 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374343792357

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WAPAKONETA DAILY NEWS, Ohio, July 16, 1969 * Apollo 11 launching If this sounds like an obscure town, we should note it is the hometown of Neil Armstrong, rare as such. The banner headline notes: "Apollo 11 hurtles Into Space Orbit" with several related photos, including a front page photo of Neil's parents and grandmother. Present are the outer leaves only, pages, 1, 2, 13 & 14. Nice condition. Great to have this report--3 days before Neil would walk on the moon--from his hometown newspaper.

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Ends December 08, 2022 10:43

$58.00
202019

Malcolm Scott Carpenter Mercury-Atlas 7 Rocket Space Orbit Photo 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374343790694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, May 28, 1962   * Scott Carpenter orbits earth * Project Mercury-Atlas 7 rocket The front page reports: " 'Supreme Experience' CARPENTER'S STORY OF ORBIT with a related subhead & a photo of Scott Carpenter and his wife from shortly after his historic orbital flight. Tabloid-size, complete in 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 08, 2022 10:42

$38.00
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