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PITTSBURGH PIRATES Bill Mazeroski WORLD SERIES Home Run Champions 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373105950921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 14, 1960 * Pittsburgh Pirates win World Series * Bill Mazeroski famous home run * Nixon-Kennedy debates on TV The bottom of the front page has a very famous photo of Bill Mazeroski rounding third in his series-winning home run against the Yankees to win the 1960 baseball World Series. The top of the front page has column heads: "Pirates Win, 10-9, On Homer In Ninth And Take Series" "Mazeroski Hit Beats Yanks, Lifts Pittsburgh to First World Title In 35 Years" with the article carrying over to the sports pages where are 8 more photos of the World Series and a wealth of reporting including a banner headline. Also of significant at the top of the front page is a report on the famed Nixon-Kennedy te... See More  

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Ends August 06, 2020 07:59

$77.00
182669

JOE DIMAGGIO Baseball Game Hitting Streak New York Yankees 1941 S.F. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392859733947

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, July 16, 1941 * Joe DiMaggio's hitting streak nears the end * New York Yankees - Major league baseball * From his hometown publication (rare as such) The top of the front page of the sports section (page 17) has a heading: "Still Going; DI MAG SINGLES AND DOUBLES" with the #"55!" with a black border and related photo. (see) The top of 2 of this section has a three column headline: "JOE DI MAGGIO HITS TWICE AS YANKEE POWER FALLS ON CHICAGO SOX, 5 TO 4" with box scores. DiMaggio would extend his hitting streak to just one more game (56), where it would end. Nice to have this from his hometown. Complete with 24 pages, a few small tape mends at unrelated areas, some spine wear with some small bi... See More  

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Ends August 02, 2020 14:32

$57.00
182636

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew Breaks OLYMPIC Time Record 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373101157204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 13, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Breaks Olympic record in rowing * Famous upset vs. Nazi Germany fame The top of the front page of the sport's section (page 21) has a nice headline: "DON HUME STROKES HUSKIES TO RECORD" with subheads. (see) This crew would win the gold medal by upsetting the Nazi crew just 2 days later. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The rowing competition was dominated by the hosts, Germany, who medaled in every event and took five of the seven gold medals. The final race, men's eights, was won by a working-class United States team from the University of... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:47

$52.00
182633

Best JERRY REUSS Los Angeles Dodgers Baseball Pitcher NO-HITTER 1980 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858694831

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 28, 1980 * Jerry Reuss pitches no-hitter * Los Angeles Dodgers baseball * Best title to be had ? - rare The top of the front page of the sport's section has a nice banner headline: "Reuss Rolls and the Giants Come Up With a Big Zero" with subhead: "Error Deprives Dodger Pitcher of a Perfect Game in 8-0 Win" and two photos of Reuss. (see) Box scores on page 12 of this section. Great to have in this Los Angeles publication, Very rare as such. Complete with 60+ pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1980 Reuss had one of the best seasons of his career with 18 wins and only six losses, and leading the majors in shutouts with six; he also threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants on... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 14:46

$98.00
182606

Great EARY BASEBALL Player at Bat COLOR Cover Print 1914 Leslie's Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858452536

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE"S ILLUSTRATED, New York, April 2, 1914 See the photo for the terrific, color cover on this issue, featuring a baseball player at bat. A terrific item for display. Such color covers rarely survived, hence quite scarce. Very nice condition, although with a rather discrete inked stamp near the top just under the wing of the eagle--almost unnoticeable. Complete with all 20 pages.

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:58

$75.00
182602

Best LOU GEHRIG Infantile Paralysis New York Yankees Career ENDS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858450876

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 August 01, 2020 09:54

$210.00
182595

MIAMI DOLPHINS are Born Enters National Football League NFL 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392858444977

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, August 17, 1965 * Miami Dolphins are born * NFL football in Florida * Watts race riots The sports page has a banner headline "Miami Is Granted an American Football League Franchise for 1966 Season" with subheads "Team Will Play In Orange Bowl" "Danny Thomas, a Comedian, Heads Group Receiving 5-Year A.F.L. Contract". "...The A.F.L. granted the Thomas group, the successful bidders among several groups seeking the franchise for the past several months, a five-year contract with the A.F.L. holding an option to renew for another five years. A name has not been chosen for the team yet... Once before Miami had a professional football team, the Miami Seahawks of the now defunct All-America Conference. Bu the tea... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:51

$60.00
182594

DANIEL MENDOZA Jewish Boxer BOXING Fighting Jews 1790 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373100832964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 2, 1790 * Daniel Mendoza - The fighting Jew The back page has: "...Sir Sampson compelled Mr. Mendoza to give bail for his good behavior in future, which he did, himself in a penalty of 200 pounds...Thus the rage for boxing has received a very proper check...to be hoped the magistrates throughout the kingdom will be no less vigilant in their endeavors to suppress this practice, which has for some time operated to the disgrace of society & to the discredit of the country." Daniel Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer who transformed the English stereotype of a Jew from a weak, defenseless person into someone deserving of respect. He is said to have been the first Jew to talk to the King, ... See More  

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Ends August 01, 2020 09:50

$52.00
182531

BABE RUTH Hits 500th HOME RUN New York Yankees MLB BASEBALL 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373099213448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., August 12, 1929 * Babe Ruth's 500th home run * New York Yankees * MLB baseball Near the top of page 5 has a two column heading: "RUTH GETS HIS 500th HOMER" First report coverage on the 500th home run milestone by Yankee great, Babe Ruth. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 30, 2020 07:07

$55.00
182527

Famous CURRIER AND IVES Baseball Game Post Civil War Hoboken NJ 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373099190033

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 4, 1865 * Famous Currier and Ives baseball game * Post Civil War reconstruction On the back page has a brief report with box scores under the small headings: "Base Ball" "Championship Match--Atlantic vs. Mutual". (see) This is a report of the very game which was the subject of a famous Currier and Ives print titled: "The American National Game", a notable print and event in baseball history. Eight pages, uncut, some staining at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 30, 2020 07:05

$52.00
182525

ROY RIEGELS Rose Bowl California Golden Bears Wrong Way Run T.D. 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392857197903

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: QUINCY EVENING NEWS, Mass., January 2, 1929 * Rose Bowl college football game * California vs. Georgia Tech * Roy 'Wrong Way' Riegels The sport's section (page 6) has a one column heading: "Prize 'Boner' Gives Georgia Tech Victory" with subhead. (see) Fourteen pages, loose with some damage along the spine with unrelated text loss, a little other margin wear. wikipedia notes: On January 1, 1929, the Golden Bears faced the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, USA. Midway through the second quarter, Riegels, who played center, picked up a fumble by Tech's Jack "Stumpy" Thomason. Just 30 yards away from the Yellow Jackets' end zone, Riegels was somehow turned around and ran 65 yards in... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2020 07:02

$38.00
182514

SEABISCUIT Wins Bay Meadows Handicap HORSE RACING at San Mateo CA 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392857189486

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, sport's section only, April 17, 1938 * Seabiscuit - thoroughbred racehorse * Bay Meadows Breeders' Cup Handicap * Horse race - horse racing The top of the front page of this sport's section only has a headline: "30,000 WATCH SEABISCUIT WIN" The top of page 3 of this section has another headline: "SEABISCUIT SMASHES RECORD AT MEADOWS" with subhead and a seven photo pictorial. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Bay Meadows Handicap at San Mateo, California Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally good.

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Ends July 30, 2020 06:58

$68.00
182468

1911 PRINCETON TIGERS vs. Yale Bulldogs College FOOTBALL w/ Lineups Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373095234241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 18, 1911 * Yale Bulldogs vs. Princeton Tigers * Early college football game w/ lineups The front page has a two column heading: "YALE TEAM DEFEATED IN FAST GAME BY PRINCETON" with subhead and starting lineups. (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 12 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends July 26, 2020 13:55

$40.00
182109

JACK Machine Gun McGURN Al Capone's Hit Man ARRESTED When Golfing 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084271356

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE EXPRESS, August 27, 1933 * Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn arrested * Olympia Fields Country Club - golf * St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame * Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Police Arrest Public Enemy Teeing Off in Western Open" with subhead. (see) McGurn was the main hit man for Al Capone during the gangster heyday of the 1920's. Complete 1st section only with all 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: On August 25, 1933, the Western Open golf championship began at Olympia Fields Country Club in the far south suburb of Olympia Fields. A reasonably... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:29

$44.00
182103

Best THE SANDLOT Cult Film Movie Opening Day AD Review1993 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839424651

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 7, 1993 * Best "The Sandlot" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American coming-of-age baseball cult film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Sandlot" 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 ... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:25

$79.00
182090

Great JACK DELANEY Wins Light Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1926 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084261649

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 17, 1926 * Jack Delaney vs. Paul Berlenbach * Light heavyweight boxing title fight * Nice front page headline for display The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "DELANEY BEATS BERLENBACH" with subhead. Unusual for such a nice headline concerning a sporting event to be on the front page. Nice for display as such. Another nice banner headline on the front page of the sport's section with round by round description and photo of Delaney. Also great for display. Complete with 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: Jack Delaney (March 19, 1900 – November 27, 1948) was a world light heavyweight boxing champio... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:14

$72.00
182089

SCHENECTADY New York Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Champion 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839414196

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 28, 1954 * Schenectady NY New York * Little League baseball * World Series champions Near the bottom of page 26 is a one column heading: "Schenectady Nine Little Loop Champ" (see) First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Schenectady, New York winning the World Series championship at Williamsport, Pennsylvania. This event wasn't that well known back then, given the somewhat discrete report here. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:13

$40.00
182087

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball 3 HRS Home Runs w/ Photo 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084260268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1933 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * New York Yankees baseball * Late in his career The sport's section (page 9) has a six column headline: "Yanks End Home Stand Against West With Double Victory" with subheads that include: "3 HOMERS FOR RUTH AS YANKS TAKE TWO" "Babe Smashes One in Opener and Two in the Nightcap--White Sox Bow, 2-1, 9-7." and more with photo of Ruth. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:12

$47.00
182073

Early and Rare COLORED Blacks BASEBALL Post Civil War GAME 1867 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084256254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 4, 1867 Inside under "THE NATIONAL GAME" is a report with subhead: "...Excelsior (Colored) v. Unique (Colored)". Within the lengthy report is: "...The game alluded to was none other than a match game for the 'colored championship' of the United States...arrived in this city...received by a delegation of gentleman of the colored persuasion...headed by fifes & drums they were marched around the city..." with much more. The box score of the game is included as well. Early and uncommon for a report about a game between two "colored" clubs not long after the American Civil War. This page has a few printing creases in unrelated content, otherwise in good condition. Complete with 12 pages.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:04

$78.00
182070

CHICAGO CUBS to Win National League Baseball MLB Pennant Flag 1935 Chi Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839404576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 3 (sports) only, September 27, 1935 * Chicago Cubs to win NL pennant (day of) * MLB - major league baseball The front page of this section has a banner headline: "CARDINALS SEND DEANS AGAINST CUBS TODAY" with subheads that include: "WE'LL WIN AND CLINCH TITLE,' SAYS GRIMM"and more. The Cubs would win this game and capture the National League crown. They would face the Detroit Tigers in the World Series in which they lost. Great to have this Chicago publication. Rare as such. Complete section 3 (sports) only with 14 p;ages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:00

$35.00
182063

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees World Barnstorming Tour RETURN 1935 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084198360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 21, 1935 * Babe Ruth & all stars return home * World barnstorming tour - Japan Page 25 has a banner headline: "Return From World Tour Fins Babe Ruth Hopeful of Remaining in Baseball" with subhead and nice photo with wife and daughter. (see) Text includes interview excerpts from Ruth and his wife as well. Ruth would join the Boston Braves about a week later. Probably only found in a NYC publication. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 sub... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:56

$44.00
182051

THE WANDERER Cargo of African Slaves Blacks Trade SHIP 1859 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084195070

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 8, 1859 * The Wanderer (slave ship) * New York Yacht Club bans her Page 4 has a article with small heading: "The Wanderer And The New York Yacht Club" (see) Other news of the day. Eight pages, very minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:47

$28.00
182040

JESSE OWENS Ohio State Buckeyes Record Break Track Star w/ PHOTO 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084190556

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 23, 1935 * Jesse Owens on the World stage * Ohio State Buckeyes track star * Leading candidate for Berlin Olympics The front page of ths section has a one column heading: "OWENS REGISTERS FOUR-EVENT SWEEP" with subheads. (see) Coverage continues on page with photo. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:40

$47.00
182023

Girl Pitcher JACKIE MITCHELL Strikes Out Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084132973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1931 * Jackie Mitchell, girl pitcher * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * Knute Rockne death - funeral The sport's section (page 29) has a five column headline: "Ruth and Gehrig Struck Out by Girl Pitcher" with subheads, box scores and photo of Mitchell. (see) First report coverage on the famous exhibition baseball game in which girl pitcher, Jackie Mitchell, struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. Nice to have in this famous NYC publication. Also within this issue are reports on the recent death of Knute Rockne with one columns headings on pages 4, 23 and 30. (see) Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition, a few small binding slits along the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:40

$115.00
182019

JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Fight vs. Primo Carnera 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839191447

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 26, 1935 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing fight * vs. Primo Carnera The front page has five column headline: "57,000 See Louis Stop Carnera in 6th" with subheads. (see) More on the front page of the sport's section with banner headline and round by round description. Thirty pages, rag edition, missing the back page which had various photos of the fight, otherwise very nice. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:36

$44.00
182018

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084130948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., Dec. 19, 1949 * Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams * NFL football championship title game The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "Philadelphia Wins NFL Title Second Year in Row, 14-0" Coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Los Angeles Rams. Complete in 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:35

$44.00
182017

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Win NFL Football Championship Philly Blizzard 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084130709

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KENTUCKY TIMES-STAR, December 20, 1948 * Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Cardinals * NFL football championship title game * "Philly Blizzard" at Shibe Park * 1st ever televised NFL title game Page 18 has a banner heading with one column subhead: "Eagles and Browns Champions of Toe Leagues" Also a photo of the snowy stands. (see) First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Chicago Cardinals. Complete with 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:35

$40.00
181993

BABE RUTH 1st Career Grand Slam Home Run BOSTON RED SOX Baseball 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084124891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, May 21, 1919 * Babe Ruth's very 1st grand slam HR * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball Page 8 has a brief and somewhat discrete report with small heading: "The Babe Makes Another Start" First report coverage on Babe Ruth hitting his very 1st MLB grand slam home run while playing for the Boston Red Sox. He also pitched in this game as well. Complete with 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:18

$42.00
181790

SS GREAT EASTERN Iron Sailing Steamship Maiden Voyage Success 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821890988

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, September 22, 1859 * SS Great Eastern * Maiden voyage The front page has an article headed: "Trial Trip Of the Great Eastern" "Perfect Success of the Experiment" "She is Pronounced to be the Fastest Vessel in the World" and more. A printing flaw slightly affects the first heading here. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:27

$32.00
181768

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Football Head Coach Death Day of FUNERAL 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392821881778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 4, 1931 * Knute Rockne death - funeral (day of) * Notre Dame head football coach * Airplane crash disaster Page 24 has one column headings that include: "ROCKNE'S FUNERAL WILL BE HELD TODAY" "Six of His 1930 Team to Convey Body to Church on Campus of Notre Dame" and more. (see) Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2020 08:12

$48.00
181705

Rare Printed by Inmates ELMIRA CORRECTIONAL FACILITY "The Hill" 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392815363443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUMMARY, Elmira, New York, Oct. 17, 1914 * Published by prison inmates * Elmira Correctional Facility An interesting newspaper "Published Weekly by & for the Inmates of the N.Y.S. Reformatory at Elmira". as noted at the top of page 2. Great content in this issue, as one-third of the ftpg. is a report on the Braves winning the 1914 World Series with heads: "Braves Are Victorious" "Win World's Series in Four Straight--Gate Receipts Total $226,739". And then the entire back page is taken up with reports of all four games providing much detail. Measures 10 by 13 1/4 inches printed on nice rag paper, very nice condition, a few binding slits at the blank spine do not deter.

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Ends June 27, 2020 15:05

$47.00
181700

BLACK SOX SCANDAL Chicago White Sox Baseball Players Indictments 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392815362095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, March 26, 1921 * Chicago Black Sox World Series scandal * Indictments against White Sox players One of the sports pages inside has an article near the bottom with one column heads: "Baseball Scandal Up Again" "Eighteen Men Indicted by Chicago Grand Jury, Including Five Not Previously Mentioned". A very notable report. The article names all men indicted, and includes: "...Other men reindicted were: Eddie Cicotte, pitcher, who confessed to receiving $10,000 to 'throw' games; Claude Williams, pitcher, who confessed to receiving $5000; Joe Jackson, outfielder, who confessed to receiving $5000..." and more. The complete issue in 60 pages, leaves are loose at the spine, and irregular at the s... See More  

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Ends June 27, 2020 15:03

$45.00
181690

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football Head Coach DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373066446647

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1931 * re. Knute Rockne death * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Head football coach The sport's section (page 33) has one column headlines that include: "ROCKNE'S MEMORIAL PLANS HAVE BEGUN" "Notre Dame Officials Act to Complete the Project With Nation-Wide Donations" "ASSEMBLY HONORS ROCKNE'S MEMORY" "Extols Football Career" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 56 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 27, 2020 14:58

$48.00
181658

1989 SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE Extra w/ Photos in S.F. CA California Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392814178606

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE--EXTRA, EXTRA, EXTRA, Oct. 18, 1989 * San Francisco earthquake (1ST REPORT) * Best title to be had ? This was one of the earliest editions on the street after the earthquake. The banner headline proclaims: "HUNDREDS DEAD IN HUGE QUAKE" with several subheads, plus a large photo of a collapsed apartment building. The first 8 of the 16 pages are exclusively reports concerning the earthquake with a wealth of photos, including two from the World Series game which was in progress at the time. Sixteen pages, nice condition. Great to have from the city where the earthquake happened.

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:13

$34.00
181646

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB Georgia Course Bobby Jones 1ST OPENING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392814172777

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1933 * Augusta National Golf Club course opens (day of) * Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia The sport's section (page 21) has coverage on the opening day of Augusta National Golf Club course, agreeably the most famous golf course in the country. The one column heading near the top of the page reads: "'JONES'S NEW LINKS WILL OPEN TODAY" with subheads. (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 36 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:05

$57.00
181645

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB Georgia Course Bobby Jones 1ST OPENING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373065386495

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 14, 1933 * Augusta National Golf Club course opens * Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia The sport's section (page 18) first report coverage on the opening of Augusta National Golf Club course, agreeably the most famous golf course in the country. The one column headings at the top of the page read: "'Perfect Course' Of Jones Opened" "Sweetser and Ouimet Among Golf Stars Who Praise Links at Augusta" "Celebrities On Hand" and more. (see) The article begins: "The 'perfect course' of Bobby Jones's dreams was opened today by more than a hundred of his friends..." with more (see). I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. ... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:05

$88.00
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AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB Georgia Course Bobby Jones 1ST OPENING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392814172246

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, January 15, 1933 * Augusta National Golf Club course opening * Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia The bottom of the front page of this section has a two column heading: "Bobby Jones Celebrates Opening of Course By Scoring Sensational 69, Three Under Par" First report coverage on Jones playing his very first round of golf at the famed course just after it's opening. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other sporting of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 26, 2020 15:04

$40.00
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BOBBY JONES Goes For Grand Slam Merion GOLF Club Pennsylvania 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392813861087

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 27, 1930. * Bobby Jones goes for the 4th major (day of) * United States amateur championship * This would be his famous grand slam win The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a seven column headline: "JONES AND HOMANS REACH FINALS IN AMATEUR GOLF" with subheads. (see) Jones would complete his famous Grand Slam in golf on this day. (historic) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:14

$58.00
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1927 MURDERERS' ROW New York Yankees w/ Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig PHOTOS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392813852212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Sept. 4, 1927 * Murderers' Row photos * New York Yankees baseball * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig The top of page 15 has great portrait photos showing 5 of the 6 players of baseball's iconic "murderers' row" with heading: "These Fellows Will Make the Heart of Any Pitcher Bleed At Sight of Them" Also includes: "...If the Yankees win the world's series this fall it will be because they hold the greatest punch in baseball. Ask the American league pitchers, they know." The missing player is Mark Koenig. Of course Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig are present in these photos. Nice to have from near the end of the 1927 season. This team is considered by many experts as the greatest team in major league history. Com... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:06

$110.00
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BOYCOTT BERLIN OLYMPICS Jewish Holocaust ? Participation Decision 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373062017169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 9, 1935 * Movement to boycott the Berlin Olympics * Jewish Holocaust - plight of the Jews * Adolph Hitler & Nazi Germany * Amateur Athletic Union votes for participation There was considerable controversy in the United States preceding the 1936 Olympics as to whether the games should be boycotted due to Hitler's Nazi regime and its treatment of Jews and non-Ayran races. There were many individual and groups vigorously arguing for a boycott, while other felt politics should play no part in the Olympic games (see the hyperlink for much more). It wasn't until the Amateur Athletic Union voted to attend that the tipping point had been reached, deciding for U.S. participation. Other countries... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 11:26

$78.00
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JESSE OWENS Black Star Suspended re. Pro & BERLIN OLYMPICS Ends 1936 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 17, 1936 * Negro star athlete Jesse Owens suspended * Berlin Olympic games come to an end The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "OWENS IS BARRED BY A.A.U.; READY TO BECOME A PRO" with subhead. (see) Also a two column heading: "Olympic Games End With Dramatic Flag Ceremony" (see) Complete in 30 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 few sma... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 11:25

$44.00
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JESSE OWENS Ohio State Buckeyes Record Break Track Star w/ PHOTO 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373061756032

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 2, 1935 * Jesse Owens on the World stage * Ohio State Buckeyes track star * Leading candidate for Berlin Olympics Page 2 of the section has a two column heading: "Owens's record-Breaking Feats Presage Brilliant Olympic Mark" with subhead and photo of Owens crossing the finish line. (see) This was just a week after his famous performance at Ann Arbor. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: His achievement of setting three world records and tying another in less than an hour at the 1935 Big Ten track meet in Ann Arbor, Michigan, has been called "the greatest 45 minutes ever in spo... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:15

$52.00
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BABE RUTH Bambino Final Career Baseball HOME RUNS HRs w/ 714th 1935 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, May 26, 1935 * Babe Ruth's final career home runs (714th) * Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania * Jesse Owens breaks 4 World records (track) The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "RUTH HITS THREE HOME RUNS BUT BRAVES LOSE" with box scores. Small photo of Ruth waving his hat (final farewell). First report coverage on Babe Ruth's last home runs of his career including his 714th. Also reporting on a young Jesse Owens, who broke 4 World records at Ohio State University with headline and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 50+ page Sunday edition, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along t... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:10

$147.00
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LEN KOENECKE Brooklyn Dodgers MLB Baseball KILLED on Airplane 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392808741018

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, September 17, 1935 * Len Koenecke killed on airplane * MLB Brooklyn Dodgers baseball The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PLANE PILOT KILLS UNRULY TRAVELER AND AVOIDS CRASH" with subheads and two related photos. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: After being sent home from the road trip, he caught a commercial flight for New York City. During the flight, he drank a quart of whiskey and became very drunk. After harassing other passengers and striking a stewardess, the pilot had to sit on him to restrain him as he wa... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:04

$48.00
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SECRETARIAT Thoroughbred Horse Racing WINS KENTUCKY DERBY Race 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392807479086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, May 6, 1973 * Secretariat wins Kentucky Derby * Thoroughbred horse racing * Triple crown champion The sport's section (page 23) has a headline: "Secretariat Sets Derby Record" which reports winning the Kentucky Derby, the first leg to his famed triple crown. He still holds the record time for the Derby. Complete in 60+ pages, a few binding holes along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends June 21, 2020 08:55

$62.00
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BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig Within same Headline New York Yankees 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059533588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1931 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig in the same headline * New York Yankees - MLB Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline across the top reading: "Gehrig's 46th Ties Ruth as Yanks Win; Robins Beat Giants in Season's Final" with subheads that include: "Yankees Win Final; Gehrig Ties Ruth" and more with box scores. (see) Nice to have an issue with both Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth mentioned within the same heading. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:50

$76.00
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BABE RUTH Bambino New York Yankees Baseball CONTRACT Disagreement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059533442

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 June 20, 2020 09:49

$40.00
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Both BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig Hit HRs Home Runs New York Yankees 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373058316589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 21, 1931 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * New York Yankees baseball The top of the sports pave has a banner head: "Yankees Take Two as Ruth and Gehrig Hit Homers..." with one column subheads: "20,000 See Yankees Rout Indians Twice" "Gehrig Hits No. 45 and Ruth Gets 44th as Team Wins..." "Lou Breaks Own Record" and more (see). Another article has: "Players of the Game - Lefty Grove--Baseball's Champion Pitcher" with a photo of him. Complete in 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint for institutional use. Great condition.

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:32

$57.00
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BALTIMORE MOSQUITOES ? Early Professional BASEBALL Team ? 1874 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805032142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 6, 1874 * Early professional baseball * Baltimore Mosquitoes team ? * 1874 season beginning Page 3 has a report at the beginning of the 1874 baseball season with headings: "The National Game" "A Big Victory for the Atlantics Over the Baltimore Mosquitoes" with box scores. (see) I cannot find anything online affirming that there was a professional baseball team called the Baltimore Mosquitoes. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:32

$33.00
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BABE RUTH Signs New York Yankees Baseball Contract SIGNING 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805026448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, March 6, 1922 * Babe Ruth signs contract * New York Yankees baseball * Highest paid baseball player The top of page 6 has column heads: "RUTH TO CASH IN $75,000 AND A SWAT BONUS" "Contract Makes Him Best Paid Athlete in World". Also, the same page has a column: "Billy Evans Says" which discusses the Babe Ruth contract and his home run hitting record (see). Complete in ten page, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:24

$96.00
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