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184473

PHAR LAP LOSS Thoroughbred Horse Racing Melbourne Cup 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944344453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 4, 1931 * Phar Lap - Thoroughbred racehorse * Melbourne Cup horse racing upset loss The sport's section (page 34) has one column headings that include: "PHAR LAP UNPLACED IN MELBOURNE CUP" "Favorite Finds Burden of 150 Pounds Too Much Over Route of Two Miles" and more. First report coverage on Phar Lap's upset loss at the Melbourne Cup which many thought was because he was too heavy to race the full 2 miles. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:16

$48.00
184463

Rare JOE DiMAGGIO Batting at Spring Training in Florida PHOTO 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215335148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 22, 1936 * Rare spring training photo in St. Petersburg, Florida * Joe DiMaggio - New York Yankees - MLB baseball * 1st year (rookie) before major league debut in May The top of the front page of this section has a four column photo showing Joe DiMaggio batting at Spring training in St. Petersburg, Florida. This was very early in his career before his MLB debut a few months later. Of course only a New York title would publish such a photo here. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:12

$50.00
184460

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215334108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1937 * Fourth Masters Tournament (day 2) * Byron Nelson and Bobby Jones photos * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The sport's section (page 10) has a banner headline: "Amateurs Star as Nelson Retains 3-Stoke Lead in Masters' Golf Tourney" with subheads, 2 photos and scores. First report coverage on day 2 of the 1937 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:10

$42.00
184456

Best ANAHEIM DUCKS win Stanley Cup Hockey NHL CHAMPIONSHIP Trophy 2007 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215331586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 7, 2007 * Anaheim Ducks win their only Stanley Cup * National Hockey League - NHL * California's very first team champions * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The top of the front page has a four column photo showing Scott Niedermayer holding up the Stanley Cup trophy. Also a three column heading: "Ducks get last laugh--and the Cup to show for it" Much more in the sport's section with front page headline: "Webbed Feat" with photo. More inside. Great to have in this famous L.A. publication. Complete with all 5 sections, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:09

$68.00
184385

Early PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL GAME w/ Most Lopsided Score 38-1 in 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392938246727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 19, 1874 * Early professional baseball game * One of the most lopsided scores ever The top of page 3 has one column headings: "The National Game" "The Worst Muffing Affair on Record-The Great Chicago Club Beaten, 38 to 1" with box scores. (see) Described in one baseball reference book as one of the poorest games of baseball played between two professional clubs. Complete with 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Playing without suspended pitcher George Zettlein, the Chicagos are humiliated by Mutual 38-1. The Mutuals collect 33 hits, but are outdone by Chicago defensive miscues as they commit 36 errors in the game.

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Ends October 11, 2020 13:40

$35.00
184351

JESSE OWENS & Berlin Summer Olympics Team Welcome Home w/ PHOTOS 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202811533

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 4, 1936 * Jesse Owens & Olympic team welcome home * Broadway, Manhattan ticker-tape parade * Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia presents * 1936 Berlin, Germany Summer Olympics The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "OLYMPIC STARS GET WELCOME OF CITY" with subheads that include: "121 From the American Team, Headed by Owens, Parade Through Cheering Crowds" and more with related photos.  Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:54

$58.00
184350

NEW YORK YANKEES Win AL Pennant & PHAR LAP Mounted Taxidermy 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202810965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1932 * Phar lap - Australian thoroughbred racehorse * New York Yankees capture AL pennant Page 18 has a small one column heading: "Phar Lap Mounted in Yonkers; To Be Exhibited at Belmont". See photo for brief text. Page 17 has a five column headline: "League Championship Captured by Yankees" with subheads (see photos). This would be Babe Ruth's last pennant with the New York Yankees. The Yanks would go on to win the World Series. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:54

$44.00
184337

JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight Boxing Title Tommy Gibbons at Shelby MT 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202801409

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 5, 1923 * Jack Dempsey vs. Tommy Gibbons * Heavyweight boxing title (1st report) * Shelby, Montana financial flop The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "DEMPSEY WINS BY DECISION" with subheads and round by round descriptions. (see) Nice for display. More in the sport's section and 5 related photos are on the back page. Complete with 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The aftermath was worse than the fight for Shelby: a large arena, the size of a football field, had been built. Since most of Shelby's residents and those of nearby cities could not afford ticket prices set... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:48

$115.00
184336

1916 COCA-COLA COKE Grover Alexander MLB Baseball Advertisement 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202800919

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, June 2, 1916  * Coca-Cola - Coke advertisement * Grover Alexander - MLB baseball Of interest is a very nice, graphic, page 9 advertisement in which noted baseball star "Grover Cleveland Alexander" endorses Coca-Cola (see the photo). The front page is dominated by World War I reports, nearly a year before America's entry in the war. Complete in 12 pages and in nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:48

$37.00
184331

Best KOBE BRYANT Los Angeles Lakers NBA Basketball DEBUT 1st Game 1996 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202795199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 4, 1996 * Kobe Bryant makes his NBA debut * Lakers professional basketball * Shaquille O'Neal - Shaq debut with L.A. * Best publication to be had - rare as such The front page of section C (sports) has a headline: "Lakers Still Kidding Around" with subhead: "Bryant becomes youngest player in NBA history..." and photo showing Shaq shooting a sky hook. (see) First report coverage continues on page 11 of this section with smaller photo showing Bryant. This was Bryant's very first regular season NBA game played and O'Neal's first game as a Laker. Great to have in this Los Angeles publication, very rare as such. This game was played at the Forum. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), very nice ... See More  

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:44

$125.00
184290

TY COBB Detroit Tigers Baseball Star Icon Sued by Wife for Abuse 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373200572285

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 16, 1931 * Ty Cobb a wife abuser ? * Sued by his wife The front page has a three column heading: "Ty Cobb Sued By Wife; Shocked at Her 'Haste'" with photo of Cobb and wife.  Great to have in this Detroit publication, very rare as such. Complete with all 30 pages, light light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends October 09, 2020 15:15

$40.00
184240

PAUL BROWN Cleveland Browns Founder & 1st Coach DEATH & Honda Die 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934958006

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 6, 1991 * Coach Paul Brown death - NFL football * Cleveland Browns founder & 1st coach The bottom of the front is a small photo of Paul Brown with heading: "Football Legend Dies At 82" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Paul Brown, Innovator for NFL, Dies at 82" with subhead and another small photo of Brown. (see) Also first report coverage on the death of Soichiro Honda, founder of Honda Motor Company. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), great condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:13

$48.00
184216

Best Earvin MAGIC JOHNSON Los Angeles Lakers Star Player has AIDS 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934946972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 9, 1991 * Earvin Magic Johnson has AIDS * Los Angeles Lakers basketball star The front page has a three column heading: "Don't Feel Sorry for Me,' Magic Says" with subheads and related photo. (see) Great to have in this L.A. publication, the home of the Lakers. Complete 1st section only with 30 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:53

$57.00
184215

MAGIC JOHNSON Michigan State Spartans College Basketball CHAMPIONS1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934946796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, March 27, 1979  * Michigan State Spartans vs. Indiana State * Earvin Magic Johnson vs. Larry Bird * NCAA Division 1 Basketball Championship * From the home of the Los Angeles Lakers (rare) The front page of the Sports Section has a banner headline related to the highly-anticipated showdown between Earvin "Magic" Johnson, of Michigan State, and Larry Bird, of Indiana State, in the NCAA Championship: "Michigan State Puts Bird in a Gilded Cage", with subhead: "Spartans' Zone the Key to NCAA Title, 75-64". Below the headline is a photo showing "Magic" Johnson with his classic smile and his index finger raised to the air declaring Michigan State as the number 1 team in the NCAA. A second ar... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:53

$140.00
184182

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Final Game Played at FENWAY PARK 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373190333618

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1934 * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * Final game played at Fenway Park * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 17) has a banner headline: "Ruth Gets Rousing Ovation in Farewell Boston Appearance as Yanks Divide" with subheads and box scores. This was Babe Ruth's final game played at the famous  baseball stadium. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small address stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends October 04, 2020 07:27

$50.00
184106

Golfer BOBBY JONES British Open Champion & Welcome Home PHOTOS 1930 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928046945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, July 6, 1930 * Bobby Jones welcome home * British Open champion * Broadway ticker tape parade * Airplane endurance record flight * "City of Chicago"- Stinson SM-1 Detroiter * John and Kenneth Hunter The front page has five related photos regarding the Hunter brothers endurance airplane flight. But inside there are 8 related photos regarding Bobby Jones winning the British Open and his welcome home celebration. This was the year of his famous Grand Slam of Golf. (see) Complete rotogravure section with 16 pages, rag edition, nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:34

$38.00
184068

SARAH BOGLE American Librarian DEATH & PHAR LAP Racehorse 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373183971354

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1932 * Sarah Bogle death - American librarian pioneer * Phar Lap to race in the Agua Caliente Handicap * Thoroughbred horse racing record to be broken Page 23 has a one column heading: "MISS SARAH BOGLE, LIBRARIAN, IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Sarah Bogle, American librarian pioneer most noted for her influence in establishing education for librarianship. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Page 32 has one column headings: "PHAR LAP ASSIGNED TOP WEIGHT OF 129" "Crack Australian Racer Will Carry Heaviest Burden in Agua Caliente Handicap" "Is Due On Coast Friday" and ... See More  

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Ends October 01, 2020 07:55

$40.00
184067

SANDY KOUFAX Dodgers Strike Out Record World Series Baseball Game 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926896243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 3, 1963 * Sandy Koufax's strike-out record game * Los Angeles Dodgers vs. New York Yankees * World Series of baseball - game 1 at Yankee Stadium The top of the front page has a one column heading: "STRIKE-OUT MARK IS SET BY KOUFAX; DODGERS 5, YANKS 2" with subheads and photo of Koufax. (see) Much more on pages 40 & 41with headlines, photos and stats. Great to have in this famous NYC publication, especially since they were playing at Yankee Stadium for this game. Complete with 60 pages, minor wear at the central fold, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Sandy Koufax started it off with a record 15-strikeout performance in Game 1 to outduel the Yankees' ace left-hander Whitey Ford. The 15 ... See More  

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Ends October 01, 2020 07:33

$110.00
184062

PHAR LAP Australian Fame Journey to Agua Caliente Horse Racing 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926072843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 18, 1931  * Phar Lap to race in the Agua Caliente Handicap  * Thoroughbred horse racing to be record broken  Page 29 has one column headings that include: "PHAR LAP EN ROUTE TO MEXICAN COURSE" "Australian Racing Star to Run in $100,000 Agua Caliente" Handicap in March" "Trip Causes Surprise" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:30

$48.00
184026

PHAR LAP Australian Racehorse Wins at AGUA CALIENTE HANDICAP 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176759227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass, March 21, 1932. * Phar Lap wins at the Agua Caliente Handicap * Thoroughbred horse racing record broken Near the bottom of page 8 is a very brief and discrete report under: "Week-End Sport Briefs" & "General" (see) Unfortunate for the small article here but it's still a first report as such. Complete with 12 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st columns, generally very nice.

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:41

$38.00
184021

PHAR LAP Arrives in U.S. Tommy Woodcock Agua Caliente Handicap 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392923137183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, January 17, 1932 * Phar Lap arrives in the U.S. * To race in the Agua Caliente Handicap * Thoroughbred horse racing to be record broken Page 4 of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "Phar Lap Takes Trial Walk On Tanforan Track" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 70+ pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: For his final race in 1932, Phar Lap's owner shipped him by boat to a racetrack near Tijuana, Mexico, to compete in the Agua Caliente Handicap, which was offering the largest purse ever raced for in North America. Phar Lap won in track-record time while carrying 129 poun... See More  

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:37

$46.00
184016

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176729660

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

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:27

$57.00
184012

BOBBY THOMSON "Shot Heard 'Round the World" Home Run Pennant Win 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176719865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 4, 1951 * Bobby Thomson home run (1st report) * New York Giants - MLB baseball * "Shot Heard 'Round the World" The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Giants Top Dodgers and Win Flag on Thomson's Homer, 5-4; World Series to Open Today" with subheads and related photo. More in the sport's section. First report coverage on the famous walk off home run by Bobby Thomson in the bottom of the ninth inning at the Polo Grounds to win the NL Pennant for the New York Giants. Complete with 40 pages, light toning at the margins, a little wear along the right margin, generally in good condition.

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:22

$92.00
184008

PHAR LAP WINS Thoroughbred Horse Racing Caulfield Futurity Stakes 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176717613

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, February 22, 1931 * Phar Lap - Thoroughbred racehorse * Wins Futurity Stakes (MRC) - Australia Near the bottom of the front page of this section has a two column heading: "Phar Lap Wins Claulfield Stakes in Sydney, Bringing Total Turf Earnings to $250,000" (see) Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:21

$40.00
177841

NOTRE DAME STADIUM Fighting Irish Football OPENS 1st Ever Game in 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392609839981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 4, 1930 * Notre Dame Stadium opening * 1st ever game (day of) - Fighting Irish * NCAA College football  - "Touchdown Jesus" fame The sport's section (page 18) has a article headed: "Description of Notre Dame Stadium" with subhead: "New Football Plant, Rectangular in Shape, Will Seat 60,000; Has Military Appearance...." Notre Dame would play their very 1st game here on this day. Complete with 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 27, 2020 08:43

$52.00
183961

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Win NFL Football Championship vs. L.A. Rams 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170159721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Dec. 19, 1949  * Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams * NFL football championship title game Page 8 has a one column heading: "Eagles Remain NFL Champions, Whip Rams, 14-0" Nice coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Los Angeles Rams. Complete in 20 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:05

$42.00
183960

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Win NFL Football Championship Philly Blizzard 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921051894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, December 20, 1948 * Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Cardinals * NFL football championship title game * "Philly Blizzard" at Shibe Park * 1st ever televised NFL title game The sport's section (page 58) has a two column heading: "Grid Eagles Fly High--It Wasn't in the Cards To Win NFL Crown" (see) First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Chicago Cardinals. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, tabloid size, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:04

$45.00
183950

Best INDIANAPOLIS 500 Motor Speedway Car Race Jim Rathmann WINS 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921042975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDIANAPOLIS TIMES, May 30, 1960  * Indianapolis 500 auto race  * Jim Rathmann wins (1st report) * Best title to be has ? rare as such No better newspaper to report the Indianapolis 500 than this one. The bold banner headline announces: "JIM RATHMANN WINS" as well as: "2 Die, 33 Hurt As Stand Falls" with a photos of the tragedy, as well as the winner driver Jim Rathmann. Regarded as the greatest two-man due in Indianapolis 500 history, the 1960 race saw a then-record 29 lead changes. Rathmann and Rodger Ward battled out nearly the entire second half. Rathmann's margin of victory of 12.75 seconds was the second-closest finish in Indy history at the time. Many related photos within. The complete first two secti... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:52

$88.00
183947

Great JESS WILLARD Ko's Jack Johnson Heavyweight Boxing TITLE 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921041485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS CITY POST, Missouri, April 5, 1915  * Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson  * "Great white hope" wins * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) The front page has a great banner headline: "WILLARD KNOCKS OUT JOHNSON IN THE TWENTY-SIXTH ROUND" with a subhead: "Right Swing To Jaw Puts The Big Negro Out". This is a same-day report on the heavyweight boxing title fight between Jess Willard and Jack Johnson which includes a round-by-round account of the battle. Uncommon for such a nice & dramatic banner headline. Most of the back page is taken up with a huge photo of the: "...Ten Thousand Fight fans In Front of the Post Building." The complete 8 page issue, some minor margin tears, good condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:50

$128.00
184505

BOB FELLER Opening Day NO HITTER Cleveland Indians MLB Baseball 1940 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217395189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, April 17, 1940  * Famous Pitcher Bob Feller  * Opening day no hitter pitched * Cleveland Indians baseball Page 2B has a three column heading: "Feller's No-Hitter Writes a Page in History of Baseball" with subhead. (see) Also a related editorial with photo of Feller. (see) Complete with 30+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 24, 2020 12:26

$57.99
184504

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON w/ Map Bowling Green Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945707931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 18, 1862  * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Bowling Green, Kentucky One column Civil War heads on page 5 include: "SURRENDER OF FORT DONELSON" "A Desperate Three Days' Fight" "Heavy Losses on Both Sides" "Bravery and Heroism of Our Troops" "They Fight Like Veterans" Unconditional Surrender of the Rebels" "Three Generals and 15,000 Men Prisoners  Three Thousand Horses Captured" "20,000 Stand of Arms Taken" "Also, 48 Field pieces, 17 Guns, and Commissary Stores". Other reports are "Evacuation of Bowling Green" "Pursuit of the Rebels" "The Bridges and Railroad Destroyed" "part of Bowling Green Burned" "The Rebel Forces in Retreat" "Gen. Buell Going in Person with 80,000 Men to the Cumberland" and... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 12:12

$29.99
184495

Best SID LUCKMAN Chicago Bears NFL Football Breaks 6 Pass Records 1943 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945433081

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, November 15, 1943 * Quarterback Sid Luckman - Chicago Bears * Sets six records - best publication to have (rare) The front page of this section has a seven column headline: "BEARS ROUT GIANTS, 56-7; LUCKMAN SETS PASS RECORD" with subheads, lineups, photo and stats. Great to have in this famous Chicago publication, rare a such. Complete section 2 (sports) only with all 14 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 09:38

$47.99
184489

NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH vs. Army Cadets NCAA College Football 1935 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217058306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, November 17, 1935 * Army Cadets vs. Notre Dame * NCAA college football tie The front page of this section has a five column headline: "ARMY, NOTRE DAME TIE, 6-6" with subhead. First report coverage continues inside with 2 related photos and lineups. Complete section 2 only, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:34

$37.99
184481

Very RARE 19th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania SPORTS Vol. 1 1892 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945345133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING ITEM, Philadelphia, March 19, 1892  * Very rare publication A quite rare title, the first we have seen and this is the vol. 1 #7 issue. The Library of Congress has no record of it, and Gregory's "Union List of American Newspapers" has no mention of this title. The masthead is large & features vignettes of many sports. A folio size, 8 page newspaper totally focused on the sporting world from baseball to water polo to boxing to shooting, to billiards to bicycling and everything in between.  Several of the column heads have graphics. Never bound nor trimmed, several discrete archival mends at folds & margins, good condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 07:51

$249.99
184453

YALE BULLDOGS vs. Army Cadets College Football Game at the Bowl 1927 TICKET STUB


eBay Auction Item # 373215302637

Here is an original ticket stub for the 1927 football game between the Yale Bulldogs and the Army Cadets at the Yale Bowl. Yale won this game 10-6. The front side of this ticket stub is generally very nice. Unfortunately the back side has some surface issues due to the fact that was attached within a scrap book and had to be removed causing these issues. See images. Still a nice, solid ticket.

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Ends September 23, 2020 14:56

$24.99
184451

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE Wins Rose Bowl NCAA College Football vs. WSU 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373215254572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 2, 1931 * Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Washington State The front page of section 2 (sports) has a 7 column headline: "ALABAMA CRUSHES WASHINGTON STATE, 24 TO 0" with subheads and lineups. Complete with 26 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 23, 2020 14:30

$47.99
184450

TY COBB Detroit Tigers "The Georgia Peach" Baseball Great DEATH 1961 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392944270694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, July 18, 1961  * Ty Cobb death (1st report) * Detroit Tigers * Major league baseball MLB The top of page 4 has a headline that reads: "Ty Cobb Leaves Fantastic Legacy" (see) Complete it 6 pages, small library stamp within masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 23, 2020 14:23

$49.99
184443

United States Yacht ENTERPRISE Wins Sailing Auld Mug AMERICA'S CUP1930 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373215120161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1930. * U.S. Yacht Enterprise vs. Shamrock V * America's Cup victory * Ruth Alexander death The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ENTERPRISE WINS SERIES AND AMERICA KEEPS CUP; HIS LAST TRY, SAYS LIPTON" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 27 with two photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 23, 2020 13:12

$39.99
184428

MIKE TYSON Become Youngest World Heavyweight BOXING Champion Ever 1986 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373214640804

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 23, 1986 * Mike Tyson vs. Trevor Berbick * Heavyweight boxing title fight * "Judgement Day" knockout The front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Tyson Knocks Out Berbick in Second to Earn WBC Title" with related photo. First report coverage continues on page 15 of this section with another related photo. (see) This was when Tyson became the youngest World heavyweight boxing champion ever. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 84 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 23, 2020 09:28

$69.99
184423

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football Physician WARNING 1930 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373212839467

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 24, 1930 * Knute Rockne suffering from exhaustion * Notre Dame Fighting Irish football coach The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "Doctor Warns Rockne to Curb His Activities" (see) Rockne would be killed in a airplane crash a few months later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition. A... See More  

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Ends September 22, 2020 13:29

$37.99
184419

1st White House SWIMMING POOL Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373212430129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 3, 1933 * 1st White House swimming pool built * President Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR Page 15 has a two column heading: "White House Pool Ready for Roosevelt; He Thanks Workmen for 'a Splendid Job'" with photo of the 1st swimming pool ever built in the White House. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 22, 2020 08:48

$37.99
184418

MUHAMMAD ALI Cassius Clay vs. Sonny Liston Boxing TITLE Win Photos1964 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392942522860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., February 26, 1964  * Cassius Clay - Muhammad Ali * Famous heavyweight boxing match * Sonny Liston defeated This issue reports one of the more notable events in boxing history, as 22 year-old Cassius Clay wins the heavyweight title by a surprise victory over Sonny Liston. Not much needs to be said about Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali after conversation to the Nation of Islam later in 1964) as he remains one of the more colorful personalities in the world of sports. In 1999 Sports Illustrated  crowned him "Sports Personality of the Century", which says it all. The front page has a photo of Clay in his famous pose  with small heading: "I Am The Greatest" (see) The top of page 8 has a six col... See More  

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Ends September 22, 2020 08:44

$89.99
183893

24 HOURS OF LE MANS Automobile Race Pierre Levegh Crash DISASTER 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158617140

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., June 14, 1955 * 24 Hours of Le Mans auto race * Pierre Levegh crash disaster The front page page has a three column heading: "Toll In Auto Racing Disaster Rises To 78" with related photo. (see) Coverage on the infamous 24 Hours of Le Mans disaster. It still stands today as the worst disaster in all of motor sports. Complete with 16 pages, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:15

$38.00
183887

STAR ATHLETES OF THE YEAR Lou Gehrig Jesse Owens Schmeling PHOTOS 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916045677

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 27, 1936 * Star athletes of the year (1936) photos * Jesse Owens, Lou Gehrig and much more The front page of this section has a banner headline: "RETURN TO THE GOLDEN ERA OF SPORT'S MARKED YEAR; RECORD-SMASHING FEATS WERE UNUSUALLY NUMEROUS" with subheads and photos of the some of the star athletes for that year including Lou Gehrig and Jesse Owens. Much more on the following pages. Loads of text as well. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:13

$42.00
184410

DAVEY O'BRIEN Texas Christian TCU Horned Frogs Football Illus. 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392941524907

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, Aug. 27, 1939 * Davey O'Brien to play in All-Star game vs. Giants * Texas Christian University TCU Horned Frogs The front page of this section has a nice, colored illustration of Davey O'Brien with heading: "O'Brien Reaches High Point Of Career" Nice for display. Curious that the number on his jersey is "1" when in fact his jersey number was "8". Also a two column heading: "Little Davey of All-Stars Puts Extra Punch in Baugh's Role" (see) Complete section 2 (sports) only, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 21, 2020 14:27

$47.99
183795

BEN HOGAN Hale America National Open GOLF Tournament WIN w/ Score 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912990103

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 22, 1942 * Hale America National Open Golf Tournament * Ben Hogan victorious The top of page 15 has a six column headline: "Hogan Wins Hale Open with 17-Under-Par 271" with subheads and leaderboard scores. After the attack on Pearl Harbor the United States Golf Association decided that it would be improper to play the 1942 U.S. Open. The USGA together with the PGA of America and the Chicago District Golf Association sponsored the 'Hale America' Open in response to calls for a series of local tournaments to be played. It was intended to be a war-time substitute for the U.S. Open. The proceeds raised by the event benefited the Navy Relief Society and the USO. Complete with 22 pages, lig... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:26

$62.00
184374

Rare JACK DEMPSEY vs. Jess Willard Heavyweight BOXING 1919 Toledo Ohio Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392938097035

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TOLEDO BLADE BOXING SOUVENIR, July 4, 1919  * Jack Dempsey vs. Jess Willard  * Heavyweight boxing title fight (day of) * From the city where it happened (rare) This is an interesting, tabloid-size, 8 page special edition concerning the Dempsey-Willard boxing match which would happen the evening of this  date--in Toledo. Not only does the masthead have a boxing theme, but all 8 pages have boxing content, all promoting the fight. The masthead has head photos of both Willard & Dempsey as well as Ollie Pecord, the referee. The next day's newspaper would report Dempsey was the winner. The photos show the great wealth of boxing-related content throughout. Archival repairs at the spine, some margin wear, generally good c... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2020 10:47

$69.99
183772

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS World Series Champions vs. New York Yankees 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911753100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 6, 1942 * 1942 World Series of baseball * St. Louis Cardinals vs. New York Yankees * Major league baseball MLB * Championship game (final) The front page has a seven column headline: "Cardinals Win World Series" with subheads and box scores. Scoreboard above the masthead. More on pages 20 & 21. Complete with 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:03

$67.00
182793

SEABISCUIT Gold Cup at Santa Anita Stakes HORSE RACING Victory 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373107091196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1938 * Seabiscuit wins Hollywood Gold Cup * Santa Anita Stakes - Arcadia, California * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "SEABISCUIT TAKES $50,000 ADDED TEST" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Gold Cup at Santa Anita Stakes in Arcadia, California. This was the inaugural race here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 80+ page Sunday edition, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 07, 2020 13:46

$62.00
183402

BEN HOGAN Professional PGA Golfer Car Accident Injury w/ Photos 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373132023697

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, February 3, 1949 * Ben Hogan car accident * PGA Professional Golf Association The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Injured Hogan Told He Will Play Again" with subheads and two related photos. (see) Complete with all 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2020 07:31

$47.00
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