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200046

4 Boston Atlanta Braves vs. Philadelphia A's World Series Set 1914 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374215891855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California  * Boston Braves (Atlanta) * Philadelphia Athletics * World Series of baseball * Complete set for all games A complete set of four issues reporting on all four games of  the 1914 Major League Baseball World Series, issues dated October 9 thru 13, 1914 (no newspaper on Sunday). As the photos show each issue has a front page report on the games between the Philadelphia Athletics and the Boston Braves, the Braves winning the title in a four game sweep. Note the inning-by-inning scoreboard at the top of each page. Many nice graphics in the sports section and a great set of issues encompassing the entire Series. Each issue is complete, mostly 12-16 pages, library stamps at the... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2022 09:23

$188.00
200045

New York Yankees Star Babe Ruth Wife Helen Woodford Estate Willed 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374215891732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 30, 1929  * Yankees Babe Ruth  * re. death of wife in fire  The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "DAUGHTER WILLED ESTATE OF MRS. BABE RUTH" with a subheads & small photo of Babe Ruth. (see) Complete with 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2022 09:23

$58.00
200043

Jack Dempsey Luis Angel Firpo Heavyweight Title Fight Boxing 1923 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374215891313

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, September 14, 1923 * Jack Dempsey vs. Luis Angel Firpo * Heavyweight boxing title fight (day of) * Famous knockout through the ropes The top of the front page has two column heading: "85,000 to See Dempsey-Firpo Fight To-night for a Fortune; Champion Is 3 to 1 Favorite" with subheads. Much more in the sport's section with nice illustration of the fighters. (see) Coverage on the upcoming fight in which Jack Dempsey would defend his heavyweight boxing title. Complete with 22 pages, light toning and some wear with a few small tears, generally good. wikipedia notes: The last successful title defense for Dempsey was in September 1923 at New York's Polo Grounds. His opponent in the fight was the huge... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2022 09:21

$48.00
200041

Notre Dame Knute Rockne & Four Horsemen Rose Bowl Football Winner 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394203441798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 2, 1925  * Rose Bowl college football game * Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Stanford * Knute Rockne vs. Pop Warner * Year of the "Four Horsemen" * Would be declared national champions The front page has a great banner headline: "NOTE DAME 27; STANFORD 10" with subheads. Terrific for display. First report coverage on the 1925 Rose Bowl which featured that famous "Four Horsemen" of Notre Dame. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this venerable newspaper. Complete in 30 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, a few archival mends on page 2, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends September 16, 2022 09:19

$225.00
199977

Lou Gehrig Baseball Games Play Streak Ends New York Yankees ed. 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374211407352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 3, 1939  * re. Lou Gehrig's games played streak ends * New York Yankees - Major league baseball The front page of the sport's section (page 29) has an editorial with one column heading: "Gehrig Still Hopeful Of Return" with subhead. (see) Nice to have in this New York City publication. Complete in 40 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes at the blank spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 12, 2022 07:41

$72.00
199972

Gren Bay Packers NFL Football 1st Loss in 23 Games vs. Cardinals 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394198852793

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Nov. 17, 1930 * Green Bay Packers * NFL football - Cardinals * 1st loss in 23 games The front page of this section has a banner headline: "PACKERS LOSE TO CARDS, 13-6, AFTER 22 WINS" with subheads and lineups. Complete section II only with 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 12, 2022 07:38

$40.00
199971

Michael Jordan The Shot Famous Photo Chicago Bulls Basketball 1989 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374211403179

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 9, 1989 * Michael Jordan's "The Shot" iconic photo * Chicago Bulls folklore - NBA basketball The top of page 7 of the sport's section of the May 9th issue has the iconic photo showing Jordan just after "The Shot", a buzzer beater shot by Jordan that gave the Bulls a victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. (see) Complete with 70+ pages, great condition. wikipedia notes: The Shot was a basketball play that occurred during a 1989 playoff game between the Chicago Bulls and Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). It took place during the deciding Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round series on May 7, 1989, at Richfield Coliseum in Richfield Township, Ohio. With the b... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2022 07:38

$72.00
199963

Serena Williams First 1st Major Grand Slam Tennis US Open Title 1999 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374211398268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 12, 1999 * American professional tennis player Serena Williams * First Major Grand Slam title - US Open Women's singles The front page has a three column color photo with small heading: "Openly Joyful" the front page of the sport's section has a four headline: "Williams' Crown Is Open and Shout Case" with subhead and another related photo. (see) Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 56 pages, great condition.

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Ends September 12, 2022 07:30

$48.00
199962

Best Chicago Bears vs. Cardinals NFL Football Red Grange & Joe Savoldi 1930 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394198843358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, November 28, 1930 * Chicago Bears vs. Cardinals * NFL National Football League * Red Grange & Joe Savoldi The front page of this section has a one column heading: "BEARS DEFEAT CARDINALS, 6-0; SAVOLDI SCORES" with subhead and lineups. (see) Complete section II only with 10 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 12, 2022 07:29

$33.00
199928

Best Lou Gehrig Infantile Paralysis New York Yankees Career Ends 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374210116537

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1939  * Lou Gehrig ends baseball career * Infantile Paralysis - New York Yankees * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) A six column headline on page 26 announces: "Gehrig's Career as Player Ended by Infantile Paralysis" with one column subheads: "Activity Is Barred By Clinic's Report" "Gehrig Will Be Required Conserve Energy--He Takes Verdict Philosophically" "Stays As Yankee Captain" "Will Receive Full Salary for Year--Ended Record Streak of 2,130 Games May 2". There are also two related reports headed: "Lou's Bravery Disclosed" "Mayo Clinic Reveals How Gehrig Receives News of Ailment" & "Dr. Fishbein Comments" "Finding on Gehrig Discussed by Medical Journal Editor". Included is the fam... See More  

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Ends September 11, 2022 08:12

$210.00
199882

Muhammad Cassius Clay Heavyweight Boxing Title Fight Brian London 1966 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374207632051

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 5 (sports) only of the New York Times, August 7, 1966 * Muhammad Ali - Cassius Clay * Heavyweight boxing title match fight * English boxer Brian London The top of the front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "CLAY KNOCKS OUT LONDON IN 1:40 OF THIRD ROUND" with subheads and 2 related photos. Great for display. Another banner heading and photo on page 3. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 22 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 09, 2022 09:17

$52.00
199871

Philadelphia Athletics St. Louis Cardinals World Series Baseball 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374207614684

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, October 7, 1930 * Philadelphia Athletics vs. St. Louis Cardinals * World Series of baseball (game 5) next to last The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "FOXX'S HOMER IN 9TH BEATS CARDINALS, 2-0" with subheads and box scores. More on the next page. Complete section II with 20 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 09, 2022 09:07

$44.00
199867

Albert Einstein Leaves America for Belgium then Escape Nazis Next 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394195064435

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., March 19, 1933 * Albert Einstein goes back to Europe * Escaping Adolph Hitler & Third Reich Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Einstein Answers Barrage Of Questions Ere Sailing" with subhead. (see) He would go back to Europe for a short time before coming back to America to escape persecution by the Nazis. Complete 1st section only with 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: While at American universities in early 1933, he undertook his third two-month visiting professorship at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. He and his wife Elsa returned to Belgium by ship in March, and during the... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2022 09:05

$48.00
199823

John C. Heenan vs. Tom King 19th Century Bare Knuckle Boxing 1863 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374202891727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Dec. 24, 1863  * John Heenan vs. Tom King * One of the greatest fights of the 19th century * Heenan's last fight... was he cheated... drugged? Page 2 has a round-by-round account of a boxing match headed: "The Fight Between Heenan and King--King Victorious" with prefacing comments on the boxing match in England. Page 2 also has Civil War reports: "Gen. Averill's Campaign" "The Fight at Moscow, Tenn." "Gen. McClellan's Report" "War News" 'The War in Virginia" and more. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends September 05, 2022 08:00

$29.00
199808

Best 1930 Chicago Golden Gloves Intercity Amateur Boxing Championships Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394190747525

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, March 20, 1930 * U.S. Intercity Golden Gloves Championships * Chicago Stadium - amateur boxing titles The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "GOLDEN GLOVES CROWD SETS WORLD RECORD" with subheads and photos of victors. (see) More related photos are on the back page. Complete section II only with 24 pages, rag edition, a few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, otherwise in great condition. wikipedia notes: The Chicago Golden Gloves is an amateur boxing tournament, considered by many boxing aficionados as one of the three most elite Golden Gloves titles, along with the Intercity Golden Gloves and the New York Golden Gloves. The t... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2022 07:42

$44.00
199770

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Senators Game 4 1925 World Series Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374201580662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 12, 1925  * Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Senators  * World Series of baseball (game 4) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "WASHINGTON WINS; JOHNSON SHUTS OUT PITTSBURGH 4 TO 0" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section (pages 26 & 27) with headlines, photos and stats. Loads of text here. First report coverage on game 4 of the World Series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Washington Senators. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:07

$48.00
199769

Lee Sentman University of Illinois Illini Track & Field Hurdles 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374201577105

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, March 16, 1930 * Lee Sentman's World hurdles record * University of Illinois Fighting Illini * Track and field competition The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "ILLINI HURDLER LOWERS WORLD MARK TWICE" with subheads. (see) Complete section II only, rag edition, a few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, otherwise in great condition.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:05

$38.00
199768

The Wanderer Cargo of African Slaves Negroes Trade Yacht Ship 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374201576726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1859 * The Wanderer (slave ship) Page 3 has about 1/2 of a column of text headed: "The 'Wanderer' Africans Westward-Bound-Curious Scenes" and more which concerns the yacht Wanderer possibly being involved with the African slave trade. Other news of the day. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:04

$33.00
199767

Northwestern University Wildcats Swimming National Champions 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394189471528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, March 30, 1930 * Albert Schwartz national swimming record * Northwestern University Wildcats The front page of this section has a seven column heading: "NORTHWESTERN WINS NATIONAL COLLEGIATE SWIM" with subheads and related photo. (see) Complete section II only with 12 pages, rag edition, a few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, otherwise in great condition.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:04

$38.00
199765

Joe Louis Heavyweight Boxing Champion Joins United States Army 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394189470763

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, January 13, 1942  * Joe Louis joins U.S. Army * Heavyweight Boxing Champion The front page of the sport's section (page 13) has a 4 photo pictorial headed: "Army Puts O. K. On Our Best Bomber" Page 14 has a four column heading: "MARCH BOUT FOR SOLDIER LOUIS" (see) Complete with 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, a few tape mends along the right margin of the front page (unrelated), generally in good condition.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:02

$52.00
199764

Jim Dandy Thoroughbred Horse Race beats Gallant Fox 100 to 1 Odds 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394189470631

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, Aug. 17, 1930 * Jim Dandy thoroughbred race horse * Beats Gallant Fox at 100 to 1 odds * Same year of the triple crown * Travers Stakes - Saratoga Springs The front page of this section has a seven column heading: "JIM DANDY, 100 TO 1, BEATS GALLANT FOX IN TRAVERS" with subheads and small photo of the winning jockey. Another related photo on page 3. (see) Complete section II only with 12 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:02

$44.00
199761

Best Irish Boxer Jimmy McLarnin vs. Sammy Mandell Boxing Fight 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394189469046

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, March 2, 1930 * Jimmy McLarnin vs. Sammy Mandell * Lightweight boxing fight match * Best publication to be had ? The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "M'LARNIN POUNDS OUT WIN OVER MANDELL" with subheads and 2 related photos. Nice for display. Great to have from the city where it took place. Complete section II only with 14 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:00

$44.00
199760

1973 Secretariat Thoroughbred Horse Racing Wins Triple Crown Belmont Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394189468452

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUN TIMES, June 10, 1973 * Secretariat wins the triple crown * Thoroughbred horse racing * Belmont Stakes (3 of 3) The top of the front page has a headline that reads: "Secretariat wins Triple Crown" with: "Scores smashing 31-length victory in Belmont" The top of the back page has a nice banner headline: "Secretariat wins Belmont!" two related photos. (see) Stats are on page 172. First report coverage on Secretariat winning the Belmont Stakes, the 3rd and final leg of his famed triple crown. He still holds the record (time) for this race to this day. Complete Sunday edition with 184 pages, tabloid size, light toning along the left margin of the front page, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 04, 2022 08:00

$215.00
199709

1973 Secretariat Thoroughbred Horse Racing Tripe Crown Belmont Stakes Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394187035138

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY NEWS, June 11, 1973 * Secretariat wins the triple crown * Thoroughbred horse racing * Belmont Stakes (3 of 3) * Editorial just 2 days after race Near the bottom of page 35 is a four column heading: "Secretariat the ultimate!" which is an editorial by horse-racing journalist, David Feldman. Report continues on page 37. Coverage on Secretariat's recent victory at the Belmont Stakes, the 3rd and final leg of his famed triple crown. He still holds the record (time) for this race to this day. Complete with 46 pages, good condition.

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Ends September 02, 2022 07:33

$68.00
199704

Gallant Fox Thoroughbred Horse Race Earl Sande Wood Memorial Win 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374198618632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, April 27, 1930 * Gallant Fox wins Wood Memorial Stakes * Thoroughbred horse race - Queens, New York * Year of the triple crown - becoming all time $$$ winner The front page of this sport's section only has a seven column heading: "Sande Rides Gallant Fox To $10,000 Victory" with subheads. A photo is on page 3. (see) Complete section II only 16 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 02, 2022 07:30

$40.00
199697

Walter Eckersall Chicago Maroons Football & Tribune Writer Death 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394187029760

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, March 25, 1930 * Walter Eckersall death (1st report) * University of Chicago Maroons football * Sport's writer of this publication The front page of this section has a banner headline: "HEART ATTACK TAKES WALTER ECKERSALL" with subheads and photo. Two more photos are on the back page. Complete section II only with 20 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 02, 2022 07:25

$44.00
199681

New York Mutuals Baseball Club Wins Championship Game v Atlantics 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394186015957

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, Sept. 23, 1870  Page 3 has: "The Championship Contest--Mutual vs. Atlantic--The Mutuals Win the Championship Pennant--Score 10-4." It begins: "The Fall campaign of the ball-playing season...culminated yesterday in the signal success of the Mutual Club, in their home-and-home game with the noted Atlantics, the holders of the whip-pennant. The event has been anticipated with great interest...". As a result of the immense interest in the game: "...the telegraph companies laid a wire to the grounds, and at the close of each inning, the result was telegraphed direct to Cincinnati, St. Louis, Chicago, Boston and New- Orleans."  The game was witnessed by "...a very large gathering of spectators despite the fact t... See More  

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Ends September 01, 2022 11:06

$54.00
199648

Albert Einstein Given Freedom of the City & Coach Knute Rockne 1930 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374193893204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 13, 1930 * Professor Albert Einstein * Given key to the city (NYC) * Pro-Zionism before rise of Hitler * New York Giants vs. Norte Dame Fighting Irish * Charity football game for NYC unemployed * Knute Rockne's last game (EVE of game) The front page has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN TO RECEIVE CITY HONORS TODAY" with subheads. (see) Page 25 has a one column heading: "NOTRE DAME STARS WILL ARRIVE TODAY" with subheads. (see) This was to be Knute Rockne's very last football game coached prior to his fatal airplane crash. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends August 29, 2022 07:37

$48.00
199645

1837 Handwritten Otsego County Bank Cooperstown NY New York Check w/ Eagle Print


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394182475953

This is a genuine check written on the "Otsego County Bank" of Cooperstown, New York dated Nov. 24, 1837. Included is the amount of $10 in the lower left corner with a signature in the lower right. There is a nice engraving of an eagle with an olive branch in its beak. Also a red ink cancellation. An early financial item & great to have from this town famous as the home of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Measures 2 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends August 29, 2022 07:35

$8.00
199644

Great Hack Wilson Chicago Cubs MLB Baseball Home Run Swing Photo 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374193892194

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Aug. 31, 1930 * Hack Wilson famous home run swing * Chicago Cubs - MLB baseball game * Terrific for display The front page has a section has a great photo of Hack Wilson's famous home run swing when it happened with banner headline: "WILSON'S HOMERS HELP CUBS WHIP CARDS, 16-4" with subheads and box scores. Great for display. And probably only reported this way in a Chicago publication. Rare as such. Complete section 2 only with 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 29, 2022 07:35

$72.00
199621

Jack Dempsey Becomes Champion vs. Jess Willard Heavyweight Boxing 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374192828149

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING HERALD, Los Angeles, July 4, 1919  * Jack Dempsey vs. Jess Willard  * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) * FRONT LEAF ONLY (pages 1 & 2) The very top front page has a nice banner headline: "CARPENTIER IS KNOCKED OUT" Even nicer is another headline in large lettering: "DEMPSEY WINNER" with subheads and photo of Dempsey. First report coverage on the famous heavyweight title fight between Jack Dempsey and Jess Willard. This was when Dempsey became World champion for the first time. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and minor swear at the margins, great for display as such.

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Ends August 28, 2022 09:59

$89.99
199588

Best Kenesaw Mountain Landis Named 1st MLB Baseball Commissioner 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394180284170

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 13, 1920  * Kenesaw Mountain Landis * 1st MLB baseball commissioner * Best title to be had - rare as such A terrific issue on the history of Major League Baseball with the banner headline proclaiming: "LANDIS CZAR OF BASEBALL". The subheads note: "Takes $50,000 Job, But Won't Give Up Bench" "Accepts 'to Save the Game for the Kids.' " Federal Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis was the first Commissioner of Baseball from 1920 until his death in 1944. He is remembered for his handling of the "Black Sox" scandal, in which he expelled eight members of the Chicago White Sox from organized baseball for conspiring to lose the 1919 World Series and repeatedly refused their reinstatement requests. His fi... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2022 11:10

$288.00
199579

Athens TX Texas Hgh School Hornets Basketball National Champions 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374191633797

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (Sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, April 6, 1930 * Athens, Texas Hornets High School basketball * Wins national championship vs. Jena, Louisiana Giants The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "ATHENS WINS 2D U. S. CAGE TITLE IN ROW" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) Nice for display.Nice to have from the city where this event took place. Rare as such. Complete section II only with 18 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 27, 2022 11:01

$44.00
199546

Famous John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers Boxing 1st Championship 1860 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374190323682

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 7, 1860  * John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers * First World boxing championship match Page 5 has a one column head: "Four Days Later From Europe" "The Prize Fight" "Letters From Heenan" "He Claims the Belt or Another Fight". This was the famous match with Sayers, considered as boxing's first world championship. "...Not having been able to obtain from you as a referee the final decision upon the fight of Tuesday last, I desire to demand through you a new meeting within the present week. I make this demand from you having been informed that it has been suggested on your part that I should give Sayers sufficient time to recover from certain injuries received by him...". Page 6 has a one column head: "Lat... See More  

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Ends August 26, 2022 15:16

$87.00
199528

Babe Ruth Bambino New York Yankees Baseball Contract Disagreement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374190125972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1930 * Babe Ruth nearing the end of his career * New York Yankees contract disagreement * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 12) has a four column headline: "Ruth Rejects $85,000 Offer for 1930" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Babe Ruth dealing with his new contract extension. He would agree with Yankee management the following day. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends August 26, 2022 11:23

$40.00
199517

1931 Green Bay Packers Victory Chicago Bears Red Grange NFL Football Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374188858798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Sept. 28, 1931 * Green Bay Packers win rivalry game * Chicago Bears w/ Red Grange & Nagurski * NFL Football at City Stadium - Wisconsin The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "PACKERS STOP BEARS' PASSES; TRIUMPH, 7-0" with subheads and lineups. Nice for display. (see) This was when Red Grange and Bronko Nagurski were on the Chicago Bears team. And nice to have from the city of the losing team. Complete section II only with 12 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 25, 2022 12:55

$42.00
200033

Rare Early Steamer Edition San Francisco California via Steamship 1868 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394203409070

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ALTA CALIFORNIA - For Circulation In The Atlantic Started, Europe And South America, San Francisco, Aug. 29, 1868  At the top of the first column is: "Steamer Alta California" noting that it is: "...issued trial-monthly on the sailing of each steamer for Panama. It has the largest circulation of any Steamer paper on the Pacific Coast."  A very rare & early newspaper from California as this is what is known as a "steamer edition" printed specifically for distribution back East and elsewhere, hence shipping was done exclusively by steam ships. Such editions are much more rare than the "regular" editions, and Gregory notes this title had steamer editions from 1849-1869. There is no volume or issue number noted. As wou... See More  

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Ends August 23, 2022 08:38

$299.99
176995

5 Boston Atlanta Braves vs. Philadelphia A's World Series Set 1914 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372851070139

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA EVENING BEE, Omaha, Nebraska, October 8 - 10, 12-13, 1914 * Boston Braves (Atlanta) * Philadelphia Athletics * World Series of baseball * Complete set for all games This is a five-issue set (the 11th was a Sunday and no issue was printed) pertaining to the 1914 World Series between the Boston Braves and Philadelphia Athletics which was the first four-game sweep in World Series history, excluding any tie games. Each issue has a pink-colored front page which carries the coverage of the series. There are several highly displayable pages! October 8th - "Rain May Prevent First World's Series Game", "Can They Pitch the Braves to World's Championship?" with large photos of George Tyler, Dick Rudolph and Bill Jame... See More  

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Ends August 22, 2022 16:03

$225.00
200016

Historic The Phonograph Thomas Edison Machine Invention 1877 Scientific Magazine


eBay Auction Item # 374214691233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Nov. 17, 1877  * Historic Phonograph invention * Thomas Edison - inventor * Early baseball science A page 2 article headed: "A Wonderful Invention--Speech Capable Of Indefinite Repetition From Automatic Records" reports this about Edison's latest invention: "...The possibility is simply startling...a strip of indented paper travels through a little machine, the sounds of the latter are magnified....Speech has become, as it were, immortal....the new invention is purely mechanical--no electricity is involved. It is a simple affair of vibrating plates, thrown into vibration by the human voice....The invention...the credit of which is due to Mr. Thomas Edison..." and more. Included i... See More  

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Ends August 22, 2022 10:56

$224.99
199452

A.B. Frost Collectible Golfer Print The Lost Ball 1898 Harper's Weekly Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374184374835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 29, 1898  Full front page illus. of "In a Puerto Rican Prison." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "The President's Western Trip - Scenes along the Route." Full pg. illus. of "President McKinley's Visit to the Trans-Mississippi Exposition at Omaha, October 12, 1898." 1/2 pg. of illus. of "The Scene of the Illinois Labor Troubles." Full pg. illus. by A.B. Frost of "Tournament Day--The Lost Ball" shows golfers looking for a golf ball in the grass.  Doublepage centerfold of "Schwan's Regulars on the Plaza at Mayaguez, Puerto Rico." Full pg. illus. of "An Exchange of Prisoners." Other news and advertisements of the day are included. Complete in 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 21, 2022 11:28

$85.00
199425

Max Schmeling vs. Young Stribling Heavyweight Boxing Title Fight 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394172590493

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 4, 1931 * Max Schmeling vs. Young Stribling * Heavyweight boxing title fight * Great headline for display The front page has a very nice banner headline: "A KNOCKOUT! BY SCHMELING" with subheads. (see) Rare to have and nice headline on the front that deals with sports. The front page of the sport's section (page 11) also has a nice banner headline: "BODY PUNCHES BRING SCHMELING VICTORY" with subheads and photo. More photos on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 20 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few sm... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2022 07:22

$47.00
199413

John L. Sullivan vs. Jake Kilrain Last Bare Knuckles Fight Boxing 1889 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394171731492

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, July 9, 1889   * John L. Sullivan and Jake Kilrain * Last bare knuckles boxing match  A very significant issue in the world of boxing, as it contains--on the front page no less--a fine account of the very last bare knuckles boxing match, fought between John L. Sullivan and Jake Kilrain on the day before. The top of the first column has heads: "BIFF! BIFF!" "Result of the Sullivan-Kilrain Fight" "Seventy-five Rounds" "Kilrain Wins First Fall and First Blood" "First Knockdown For Sullivan" "Graphic Description of the Great Contest" "Scenes and Incidents" "Neither of the Combatants Seriously Hurt" "Fight warded to Sullivan". The coverage takes most of the front page and includes a nearly ... See More  

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Ends August 20, 2022 12:28

$165.00
199407

End Wesley Fesler Ohio State Buckeyes Football Player MVP & Photo 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374183164250

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION TWO (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, Nov. 24, 1930 * Wesley Fesler named team MVP * Ohio State University Buckeyes The front page has seven column heading: "Fesler Named Ohio State's Valuable Player" with subheads and photo. Complete section 2 (sports) only with 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 20, 2022 12:25

$40.00
199404

Jake Lamotta Infamous Boxing Fight Fixed Mafia Mob Raging Bull 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394171728608

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 15, 1947  * Jake LaMotta vs. Billy Fox  * Fixed boxing match - Mafia  * 'Raging Bull' fame  The sport's section (page 12) has a banner headline: "Fox Knocks Out LaMotta in Fourth Round Before Crowd of 18,340 at Garden" with subheads that include: "NEW YORK VETERAN STOPPED FIRST TIME" and more with a nice three column action photo. (see) First report coverage on the infamous fixed fight influenced by the Mob. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 30 pages, rag edition, some light staining, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 20, 2022 12:24

$52.00
199994

Best USC Trojans College Baseball World Series Championship 1998 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374211725802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 7, 1998 * USC - University of Southern California * 1998 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament * College baseball World Series champions The front page has a three column photo with small heading: "Trojans Pile It On" Reporting on the game in the sport's section. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 58 pages, great condition.

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Ends August 19, 2022 13:10

$39.99
199346

Babe Ruth Gene Tunney Booby Jones & More Photos Sport's Stars for 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374181617941

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 2 (Sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Dec. 28, 1930 * Sport's stars & feats of 1930 * Bobby Jones - Hack Wilson - Gallant Fox Page 3 is taken up with a full page pictorial showing : "Who's Who of 1930 Athletic Register - The Men and Women Heroes of Sports" which includes 15 photos. Nice for display. Also front page coverage on a game in which Notre Dame's all-stars play a team made up with the rest of the country. Notre Dame won. (see) Complete section 2 only with 22 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 19, 2022 07:32

$40.00
199343

Early Cincinnati Redstockings Reds Baseball Game w/ Box Scores 1870 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374181612650

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 19, 1870  * Cincinnati Red (reds) Stockings * Early baseball w/ box scores Page 8 has an article headed: "The National Game" with subhead and box scores. (see) The Redstockings ended there 81 game winning streak just a few days prior. Complete with 12 pages, a little irregular long the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 19, 2022 07:25

$38.00
199325

The National League Major League Baseball NL Founded 1876 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374180750304

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, Feb. 7, 1876  * Creation of the National League * Major League Baseball - MLB On page 2 under "Base-Ball" is a report about a meeting held in New York resulting in the establishment of the National League. The report begins: "A meeting of the managers of all the professional base-ball organizations in the country, excepting the Philadelphia Club, was held at the Grand Central Hotel on Wednesday, Feb. 2...". The report continues, mentioning the passage of a resolution concerning "championship play" while the second resolution prevented "...any two clubs from playing in a city in which neither of them belongs." Several rules were amended at the meeting including one that allows "...the base-ru... See More  

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Ends August 18, 2022 11:21

$225.00
199935

Best Thurman Munson New York Yankees Jet Airplane Crash Death 1979 old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374210222943

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 3, 1979  * Cather Thurman Munson  * New York Yankees baseball * Jet airplane crash disaster The front page has a nice banner headline: "Munson Killed in Plane Crash" with subhead and photo. (see) First section only with pages 1-32, missing the sport's section, still nice for display as such. Great condition.

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Ends August 18, 2022 09:16

$49.99
199931

Roger Federer First 1st Major Grand Slam Tennis Wimbeldon Title 2003 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394197531704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 7, 2003 * Swiss professional tennis player Roger Federer * First Major Grand Slam title - Wimbledon Men's singles The bottom of the front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Federer's Stylish game Works Like Charm" with subhead and photo. More on page 9 with banner heading. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 26 pages, great condition.

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Ends August 18, 2022 08:38

$39.99
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