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188473

DONALD TRUMP Philip Burke Village Voice CARICATURE Illustration 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373484614948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, December 17, 1991  * Donald Trump caricature * 25 years before presidency Philip Burke's caricature of Donald Trump is featured on the cover. Known for his depictions of U.S. Presidents, it is nice to have his illustration of Donald Trump long before his presidency. The related article, "TRUMP - BEGINNING OF THE END", begins on the front page and continues for multiple pages within and includes additional photos. An unrelated but interesting article is headed: "Female Trouble: Valerie Chow Bush", with a subheading: Abortion casualties - minorities and poor women on the frontline...", with more. Typical "Village Voice" feature articles and advertisements are found throughout. Complete i... See More  

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Ends April 04, 2021 15:20

$125.00
188354

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Macbeth Play Actor Advertisement 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165066931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 28, 1862  * Actor John Wilkes Booth play advertisement * 3 years prior to Abraham Lincoln's assassination * American Civil War reporting The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad which notes the listing of the cast, including: "And Last Night but One of the appearance of J. WILKES BOOTH, Who will impersonate his great character of MACBETH..." with just a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would b... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:48

$67.00
188350

GRACE MOORE "Tennessee Nightingale" Makes OPERATIC Soprano Debut 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165065050

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1928 * Actress Grace Moore * Makes operatic debut The front page has a one column heading: "CHOIR SINGER HAILED AT DEBUT IN OPERA" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 28 with related photo. Nice to have in this World famous NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: After training in France, Moore made her operatic debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City on February 7, 1928, singing the role of Mimì in Giacomo Puccini's La bohème. 

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:46

$40.00
188308

Best JAKE LAMOTTA Defeats SUGAR RAY ROBINSON "Raging Bull" BOXING 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393158858377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Feb. 6, 1943  * Jake LaMotta defeats Sugar Ray Robinson * First defeat : from city where it happened The banner headline on page 14 reports: "18,930 See LaMotta Floor Robinson in Scoring Upset Victory" with subheads: "Defeat Is First for Ray in Career of 130 Bouts" "Bell Saves Sugar from Knockout in Eighth Round; Decision Is Unanimous". Also a very nice four column action photo during the famous fight that was a focus in the award winning movie 'Raging Bull'. Better yet this fight was fought in Detroit, making this title one of the best newspapers to be had reporting this historic boxing event. Complete in 22 pages, slightly irregular at the spine margin and some margin chipping to the back ... See More  

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Ends March 26, 2021 11:13

$96.00
188187

VIVIEN LEIGH British Film Actress Gone with the Wind Fame DEATH 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473578427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, July 8, 1967  * Vivien Leigh death (1st report) * "Gone with the Wind" fame The front page is a small one column heading: "Vivien Leigh Found Dead" (see) An early, same day report here. Complete with 8 pages, library stamp within the masthead, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:28

$38.00
188182

Best "MAD MAX BEYOND THUNDERDOME" Film Movie Opening Day AD 1985 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393150374918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 10, 1985 * Best "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere & review * Australian post-apocalyptic action film * Mel Gibson and Tina Turner A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hits "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! I... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2021 13:05

$72.00
188149

Best BRAVEHEART Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1995 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393141753316

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 24, 1995 * Best "Braveheart" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Epic war film - Mel Gibson A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Braveheart" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic covera... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2021 14:31

$77.00
188001

EDGAR ALLAN POE'S Father - "Curfew" Boston THEATRE Advertisement 1807 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393134709042

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, May 14, 1807  * Edgar Allan Poe's father theater ad A curious literary item here as the top of page 3 has an advertisement for the "Boston Theatre" with the performance of: "CURFEW: or, The Danish Bandit", a theatrical performance, with one of the principal characters being "Mr. Poe" as "Bertrand". He was the father of Edgar Allan Poe. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 16, 2021 08:31

$48.00
188506

Best BACK TO THE FUTURE PART II Film Movie Opening Day AD 1989 L.A CA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393175347405

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 22, 1989 * Best "Back to the Future Part II" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Science-fiction adventure comedy film * Michael J. Fox - Marty McFly A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Back to the Future Part II" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! ... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:24

$89.99
187908

MARILYN MONROE & Joe DiMaggio WEDS Marries Wedding w/ Photo 1954 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393130533005

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, Feb. 3, 1954  * Marilyn Monroe * Joe DiMaggio * Get married (1st report) This famous sporting publication is loaded with news and photos in the world of sports of the day. Page 11 has a banner heading: "Cupid Tags Many Players and Actresses" with subheads and photos of some of the more famous marriages between sport's figures and the Hollywood elite. Included is the recent marriage of Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe. Nice to have in a sporting publication. Complete in 40 pages, tabloid-size, an old tape stain to the front page otherwise in good condition.

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Ends March 12, 2021 09:38

$52.00
188437

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opeing Day PREMIERE ADVERTISEMENT 1939 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393172240466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, August 17, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz * Opening day advertisement * Judy Garland and more Page 10 has an historic advertisement in early film history. See images for a 12 x 8 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in St. Louis. This was the day of the opening for this famous movie. Nice graphical appeal with this ad. (see) Also a related article on the same page headed: "Various Opening Days At First-Run Houses" (see). St. Louis was one of the first cities to release this film making this ad rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with reporting on the tensions in pre World War II Europe. Complete in 36 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes a... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2021 08:30

$129.99
188403

Best SPEED Action Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373483057505

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 10, 1994 * Best "Speed" movie advertisement ? * Grand Opening Day premiere review * Action thriller film - Keanu Reeves A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Speed" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic cove... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2021 12:35

$69.99
188397

JAKE LAMOTTA Defeats SUGAR RAY ROBINSON "Raging Bull" Fame BOXING 1943 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373482821301

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1943 * Jake LaMotta defeats Sugar Ray Robinson (1st defeat) * Famous Middleweight boxing match The sport's section (page 17) has one column headings: "ROBINSON'S STREAK ENDED BY LAMOTTA" "Harlem Fighter Suffers First Loss in 130 Bouts Before 18,930 at Detroit" "Bell Saves Ray In Eighth" "Left to Head Floors Him for a Count of Nine--Gate at Olympia Is $50,000" with 2 smaller subheads. This famous fight was a focus in the award winning movie 'Raging Bull'. A real gem for any boxing collection. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content... See More  

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Ends March 10, 2021 09:50

$59.99
187853

Best PAUL NEWMAN Hollywood Movie Film Actor DEATH 2008 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373454677834

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 28, 2008 * Paul Newman death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actor * Best title to be had ? The front page has a heading: "A leading man of film and philanthropy" with 2 related photos. Lengthy first report coverage continues on pages 20-23 with eight more photos. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry as well as the city from where he died. The complete first section only with pages 1-36, nice condition.

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Ends March 09, 2021 15:32

$78.00
187688

HELENA MODJESKA Polish Shakespearan & Tragic Roles Actress DEATH 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393120631716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April. 8, 1909 * Helena Modjeska death (1st report) * Polish Shakespearean & tragic actress The front page has a two column heading: "Modjeska, Noted Actress, Is Dead" with subheads and 2 related photos. (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 8 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead. irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 03, 2021 15:05

$40.00
187660

Best LAST ACTION HERO Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1993 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393120247365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 18, 1993 * Best "Last Action Hero" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Fantasy action - Arnold Schwarzenegger A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Last Action Hero" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to se... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2021 07:24

$82.00
187536

BING CROSBY American Singer & Actor Golden Age Radio DEATH 1977 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373443794049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, Oct. 15, 1977  * Bing Crosby death * American singer & actor The bold headline announces: "BING CROSBY DIES AT 73" "Stricken After Golfing in Spain" with a photo of him. The news report is on page 3 with the centerfold having many photos of his life & movies (see). Tabloid-size, complete in 40 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends February 28, 2021 09:14

$48.00
187395

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393110009167

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

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Ends February 26, 2021 07:20

$32.00
187377

1903 IROQUOIS THEATRE FIRE Chicago Deadliest Disaster U.S. History1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393109227189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 29, 1903 * Iroquois Theatre fire - Chicago (1st report) * Deadliest in United States history (600+ deaths) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SCORES OF LIVES LOST IN FLAMES" with subhead. This was the deadliest single-building fire in U.S. history with over 600 deaths. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends February 25, 2021 15:33

$88.00
187370

Actress THELMA TODD Hollywood Film Death SUICIDE ? Accident ? 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373439773590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT (weekly), North Carolina, December 23, 1935 * Actress Thelma Todd death * Suicide? - Accidental? The front page has a one column photo of Todd headed: "Film Career Ends in Death" with brief text. Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 25, 2021 15:29

$44.00
187251

Best LEE HARVEY OSWALD Jack Ruby Assassination JFK1963 Dallas TX Texas Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393102861803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, Dallas, Texas, November 25, 1963  * Best Lee Harvey Oswald assassination issue to be had * Post JFK John F. Kennedy murder * Jack Ruby Terrific and most unusual issue, as the entire front page--save for the banner headline: "Night Club Man Kills Oswald -- John F. Kennedy's Body Borne to Capitol" is taken up with a huge photo showing Jack Ruby thrusting his pistol forward in the direction of Oswald and others, a split second before Oswald was shot. There are many more related photos and headlines inside this 48 page issue. A great issue for display, and great to have from the city where it happened. Of curious interest--and only to be found in a Dallas newspaper--in a in... See More  

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Ends February 20, 2021 09:01

$68.00
187224

Best FORREST GUMP Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373433526673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 6, 1994 * Best "Forrest Gump" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Comedy-drama - Tom Hanks A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Forrest Gump" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic... See More  

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Ends February 19, 2021 15:24

$102.00
187138

JOHN DILLINGER'S Chicago Theater Assassination & The Woman In Red 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393096447850

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SCRANTON TIMES, Penn., July 25, 1934  * John Dillinger death trap  * The Woman in Red (Anna Sage) The front page has two column heading: "'LADIES' OF DILLINGER MOB AMONG THOUSANDS WHO GLIMPSE AT BODY" with subhead. (see) The top of page 2 has a banner headline: "GOVERNMENT AGENTS GUARDING 'WOMAN IN RED'" with subheads. A related pictorial is on page 17. (see) Twenty-eight pages, light toning and some tattering at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends February 14, 2021 15:30

$72.00
187076

Best WILLOW Cult Film Movie Opening Day AD Review 1988 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393095249058

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 20, 1988 * Best "Willow" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * High Fantasy cult film - Ron Howard A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Willow" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic covera... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2021 15:12

$72.00
187061

RAYMOND HITCHCOCK Silent Film Movie & Broadway Stage Actor DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373426975864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 26, 1929 * Raymond Hitchcock death (1st report) * Silent film & stage actor - Broadway Page 31 has one column headings: "RAYMOND HITCHCOCK DIES IN CALIFORNIA" "Musical Comedy Star, Long Ill, Collapses at His Wife's Side in Automobile" "On Stage Nearly 40 Years" and more with photo. (see) 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 64 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 13, 2021 07:23

$40.00
187056

WINEVILLE CHICKEN COOP MURDERS Walter Collins Movie Changeling 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393094843000

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 17, 1928  * Wineville Chicken Coop murders  * Christine and Walter Collins  * Gordon Stewart Northcott  * Hollywood movie 'Changeling' fame The top of page 16 has one column headings: "UPHOLDS BOY'S TALE OF 'MURDER FARM'" "Father of Accused California Youth Says He Knew Three Boys Were Slain" and more. (see) Coverage on the Wineville Chicken Coop murders when the 1st pieces of evidence came to light. These murders were featured in the Clint Eastwood movie 'Changeling' starring Angelina Jolie. 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 with much on the 1928 Okeecho... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2021 07:21

$42.00
186806

Best LUCILLE BALL "I Love Lucy" Television Comedy Actress DEATH 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082446108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 27, 1989 * Lucille Ball death (1st report) * Actress - comedienne -  model * "I Love Lucy" television sitcom * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has four photos of Lucille Ball with a ftpg. report headed: "Lucille Ball Dies; TV's Comic Genius Was 77" with a related subhead. Much more on her on page 3, including two more related photos. Terrific to have this report in a L.A. newspaper, home of the television/film industries, home to Lucy Ball, and the city where she died. The complete first section with pages 1-44, piece torn away at the upper right corner (unrelated) (see), otherwise very nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:01

$135.00
186794

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opening Week REVIEW Description 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075056421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 7 ONLY of the Chicago Daily Tribune, August 27, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz film - movie * Opening week review w/ photo * Judy Garland and more Page 5 of this section has a banner headline: "Ballyhoo and Judy Garland Lure Crowds to 'Wizard of Oz'" which is a description of the film which opened in Chicago just 2 days prior. The top of page 4 has a photo of the scarecrow with heading: "Man Who Wanted A Brain" Also a small advertisement for that day. (see) Complete section 7 only with 6 pages, rag edition, printing flaw on the front page (unrelated), nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:21

$57.00
186693

Very Rare BASEBALL by Sportswriter Henry Chadwick Great Masthead 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373404410315

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

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Ends January 24, 2021 07:39

$670.00
186688

JOHN WILKES BOOTH American Actor Tragedian Theater AD 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393067678573

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 19, 1862  * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting Page 2 contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Richard III at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth.  See the photo for the complete ad which notes the: "...Engagement of the young Tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH, whose appearance has been hailed with the Greatest Enthusiasm by houses crowded in every part..." with a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would become more widely known to the world. Although there are ma... See More  

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Ends January 23, 2021 14:45

$58.00
186686

Best GREGORY PECK Hollywood Movie Film Actor DEATH 2003 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393067677701

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 13, 2003  * Gregory Peck death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actor * "To Kill a Mockingbird" fame * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has a boxed section headed: "Gregory Peck - 1916 - 2003" with  4 photos of him, and a 2 column head: "Peck Was 'Last Aristocrat' Of Hollywood Golden Era". The article carries over to take all of page 26 with banner headline: "Hollywood Loses Modest Hero" with 7 more photos of him (see). Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry as well as the city from where he died. The complete first section only with pages 1-38, nice condition.

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Ends January 23, 2021 14:44

$82.00
186588

Very Rare MOVIE PROP Hollywood Golden Age Film w/ GOP Election 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393064885337

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COURIER EXPRESS, (no city), November 4, 1940  * Very rare movie prop issue We've all seen newspapers used as props in movies, typically with a headline relating to the plot of the movie. Obviously created exclusively for the production of the movie, they are quite rare and seldom come on the collector's market--particular issues from the "golden age of Hollywood". I am not aware of what motion picture this issue was created for, but it is obvious the bold headline plays a role: "GOP PREDICTS WILLKIE VICTORY". As was typical of prop newspapers they were created to be as generic as possible, the balance of the issue filled with meaningless reports which just filled space. Such text could not be read by the movie goer any... See More  

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Ends January 21, 2021 12:07

$125.00
186563

Best RAIN MAN Dustin Hoffman Wins Movie Oscars & Michael Milken 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393060873193

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 30, 1989 * 'Rain Man' shines at the Oscars * Dustin Hoffman & Jodie Foster * Michael Milken indicted for fraud The front page has a two column heading: "Hoffman, Jodie Foster, 'Rain Man' Win Oscars" with subhead and color photos of both Dustin Hoffman and Jodie Foster. (see) Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Also on the front page is another two column heading: "'Junk Bond' King Milken Indicted for Stock Fraud" and more with photo. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-30, very nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 06:48

$52.00
186553

SNOW WHITE Walt Disney Opening Day REVIEW w/ Dopey Illustration 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058506438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1938  * Snow White and the seven dwarfs * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review Page 21 contains a very nice, detailed, and lengthy review of the new animated feature-length movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs", the very first by Walt Disney. The very favorable review begins: "Sheer fantasy, delightful, gay and altogether captivating, touched the screen yesterday when Walt Disney's long-awaited feature-length cartoon of the Grimm fairy tale, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" had its local premiere at the Radio City Music Hall. Let your fears be quieted at once: Mr. Disney and his amazing technical crew have outdone themselves..." with more (photos show portions). In... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:52

$145.00
186523

Terrific ABRAHAM LINCOLN John Wilkes Booth Assassination PRINTS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058058827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Apr. 29, 1865  * Famous Abraham Lincoln assassination issue This issue remains one of the most desired for this historic, tragic event, as it is one of the only newspapers in the country which included a front page graphic showing the actual assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Over half of the front page is taken up with a very dramatic print captioned: "Assassination of President Lincoln in His Private Box at Ford's Theatre, Washington, April 14" with front page text as well, headed: "The Martyr President". The centerfold is another dramatic print captioned: "The Dying Moments of President Lincoln At Washington..." which is quite displayable. The back page has a nice p... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2021 07:18

$730.00
186518

Best (2) JFK John F. Kennedy & Oswald ASSASSINATION 1963 Dallas Texas Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373393692749

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: Here is a terrific pair of issues on the assassination of John F. Kennedy from the city where it happened. Both issues are THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS from Texas. Note: While we do offer each of these issues as stand-alone items, purchasing them as a set will enable you to take advantage of a discounted price. You get the November 23, 1963 edition which is a quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. Two line bold banner headline reads: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of "John F. Kennedy" and a smaller photo of Lyndon Johnson. Lots of related news and photos inside as w... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2021 07:12

$240.00
186492

Best JOHN CANDY Canadian Movie Comedy Film Actor Comedian DEATH 1994 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393055931942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 5, 1994 * John Candy death (1st report) * Canadian actor - comedian * Hollywood movie - film comedy * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a heading: "Comic Actor John Candy Dies at Mexico Filming Site" with subhead: "Star of SCTV" and 'Planes, Trains & Automobiles' was 43. He Reportedly Suffered a Heart Attack." The article carries over to pg. 28 & includes another photo of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-28, nice condition.

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Ends January 14, 2021 15:11

$72.00
186486

JOHN WAYNE "The Duke" American Film Movie Actor Icon DEATH Photos 1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373391304204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDIANAPOLIS NEWS, June 12, 1979 * John Wayne death (1st report) * American film actor The top of the front page has a few headings concerning the death of John Wayne with photo. (see) Another related photo on page 12.  Complete 1st section only with pages 1-20, good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2021 15:08

$62.00
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
186482

PACIFIC THEATER United States Armed Forces World War II POWER 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373391297759

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Sept. 15, 1942 * United States Armed Forces dominance * Pacific Ocean theater of World War II The front page has a nice banner headline: "U. S. RATED DOMINANT IN PACIFIC WAR POWER" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, some spine wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 14, 2021 15:04

$48.00
186401

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Pre Abraham Lincoln Murder THEATER Theatre AD 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050976494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 31, 1862 * John Wilkes Booth & his brothers: together for this one time * Assassin of President Lincoln in advertisement Although the front page and pages within contain various reports on the Civil War and other events across the country and the world, perhaps the most intriguing item in this newspaper is an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical performance at Mary Provost's Theatre on page 7. A one night performance was set for March 31st for "...In his great masterpiece, RICHARD III..." A very curious advertisement featuring a famous name before he would become famous (or infamous). Eight pages, a little margin wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:53

$57.00
186397

MOVIE ADS The Great Mouse Detective (Disney), Psycho III, Under The Cherry Moon


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050079588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 2, 1986 * "The Great Mouse Detective" (Disney), "Psycho III", & "Under The Cherry Moon" - premier showings * All with great ads, the first two with reviews * Best to have in a Hollywood regional newspaper A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion pictures "The Great Mouse Detective" (Disney), "Psycho III", & "Under The Cherry Moon" (staring Prince) - and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and othe... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:54

$74.00
186303

MODERN TIMES Charlie Chaplin Film Very 1st Movie REVIEW & Ad 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393043566663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1936 * Charlie Chaplin's "Modern Times" * Opening Day in New York City review * Movie - film debut advertisements An inside page has the a review of the "new" film "Modern Times", considered by many as Chaplin;'s greatest film. The two column heading under "The Screen" reads: "Heralding the Return, After an Undue Absence, of Charlie Chaplin in 'Modern Times'" with caricature of Chaplin. (see) Also a one column heading: "CHAPLIN FANS JAM BLOCK AT OPENING" with subheads. (see) The same page also has a opening day advertisements as well. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning and some chipping (wear) at the margins, generally good.

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Ends January 04, 2021 14:20

$48.00
186299

Best 1963 JOHN F. KENNEDY JFK ASSASSINATION Rare Dallas TX Texas Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393043562112

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, Nov. 23, 1963  * From the city where it happened A quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. The two line bold banner headline proclaims: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of "John F. Kennedy" and a smaller photo of Lyndon Johnson. A considerable amount of related news and photos inside as well.  Of curious interest--and only to be found in a Dallas newspaper--are two inconspicuous advertisements to be found on facing pages inside. One is for the 'Texas" movie theater, where Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested (trivia: he was watching the mo... See More  

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Ends January 04, 2021 14:18

$200.00
186204

Early WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Movie Film Debut Announcement 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373374217622

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1939  * Wizard of Oz movie debut announcement * One of the earliest mentions of this famous film ? Page 17 has a brief, inconspicuous, yet historic announcement in early film history. A small one column heading reads: " 'Wizard of Oz' Set for Capital Aug. 17" with text beginning: "Metro's Technicolor production of "The Wizard of Oz" will have its premiere on Aug. 17 at the Capital Theatre. Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland will appear....". This was this the first mention of this famous film in the famed New York Times. It would make its debut in Hollywood on August 15th. Complete in 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. V... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2021 15:06

$48.00
186159

CHARLIE CHAPLIN "City Lights" Opening Day Film Debut AD & Review 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037805661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1931 * Silent era comic actor Charlie Chaplin * "City Lights" movie film debut ad & review Page 11 has a one column heading: "CHAPLIN HILARIOUS IN HIS 'CITY LIGHTS'" with subheads. (see) Also on the same page is an advertisement for the opening day debut of this famous movie with caricature of Chaplin. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:12

$47.00
186156

Best THE SHINING Horror Film Movie 2nd Weekend AD 1980 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037803599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Friday, May 30, 1980 * Best "The Shining" advertisement * 2nd weekend premiere - following Friday * Jack Nicholson psychological horror A issue on the 2nd weekend (following Friday) of the motion picture hit "The Shining" and perhaps no better newspaper could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Inside the "Calendar Section" is a large 3/4 page advertisement for the movie that had it's opening day the previous weekend. (Fri.) A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Complete 1st and Calendar sections only with a total of 44 pages, nice con... See More  

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Ends December 30, 2020 15:10

$72.00
186087

NAT GOODWIN American Stage Actor Vaudevillian Comedian DEATH 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373368365898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, Jan. 31, 1919  The front page has a report headed: "NAT GOODWIN THE FAMOUS COMEDIAN DEAD - Given Chloroform Linament Accidentally by an Attendant and Failed to Stand the Shock". This tells of the tragic death of famed actor and comedian, Nathaniel Goodwin. See images for details. Other news, sports, and advertisements of the day are found throughout. Eight pages, loose at the spine, various margin tears with some margin flaking, quite fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends December 27, 2020 10:27

$55.00
186056

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Howard Athenaeum Theatre Boston AD 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373365423451

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct.1, 1863  It's always great to find news or advertisement tidbits about historic figures long before their names would draw national or international attention. Here is a great example. Near the top of the front page is an intriguing advertisement for the play "The Apostate" at the Howard Anthenaeum, noting the role of Pescara is to be played by "Mr. Wilkes Booth" (see). Given this is a Boston theater, this report of John Wilkes Booth would only be found in a Boston newspaper. Four pages, large folio size, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 25, 2020 08:53

$56.00
186042

Best BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN Horror Film Boris Karloff PREMIERE Ad 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393031304151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 19, 1935  * "Bride of Frankenstein" horror film * Opening day premiere advertisement * Actor Boris Karloff  as The Monster * From the city where it was first was viewed Page 28 has a illustrated advertisement for the World premiere showing in Chicago for the movie: "The Bride Of Frankenstein" starring Boris Karloff. (see) Chicago was the city where this movie was first viewed making this an extremely rare item. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 25, 2020 08:48

$82.00
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