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177857

NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH vs. Army Cadets NCAA College Football 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392609845226

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, sport's section only, November 27, 1932 * Army Cadets vs. Notre Dame upset * Loads of text w/ two photos The front page of this section has a very nice banner headline: "NOTRE DAME WHIPS ARMY, 21-0, BEFORE 80,000" with subheads. Nice for display. Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos, lineups and stats. Loads of text here, too much to photograph all. This was the second season without Knute Rockne on the sidelines after his death. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends January 27, 2020 07:54

$47.00
177759

NEW YORK GIANTS World Series Baseball vs. Boston Red Sox (Game 3) 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372888110481

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, October 10, 1912 * Boston Red Sox * World Series of Baseball (game 3) * New York Giants The top of the front page has a nice three column headline: "GIANTS WIN TWO TO ONE" with inning by inning description and box scores. Nice to have from a town close to Boston. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 23, 2020 14:53

$48.00
177729

CLYDE VAN DUSEN Thoroughbred Racehorse Wins KENTUCKY DERBY Racing 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392598212918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sport's section only, May 19, 1929 * Clyde Van Dusen * Kentucky Derby * Horse racing The front page of this sport's section only has a one column heading: "DERBY WON IN MUD BY CLYDE VAN DUSEN; BLUE LARKSPUR 4TH" with subheads and two related photos. (see) 1st report coverage on Clyde Van Dusen winning the 1929 Kentucky Derby. Other sport's related news of the day. Complete sport's section with 8 pages, rag edition, irregular along the spine, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends January 20, 2020 15:15

$46.00
177687

Famous JOHN C. HEENAN v Tom Sayers BOXING 1st Championship PRINT 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392596700651

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WILKES' SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, June 2, 1860 * John C. Heenan vs. Tom Sayers * Famous boxing match A terrific issue on the famed boxer John Heenan, as the entire front page is taken up with a print of him captioned: "John C. Heenan, The Champion of the World". The print was taken from a photo of him of May 3, 1860 in England, shortly after his famous match between himself and Tom Sayers. Inside has a full page taken up with content concerning Heenan & his bout with Sayers, including two lengthy letters signed by him: John C. Heenan. Sixteen pages, lightly toned, very nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2020 15:09

$177.00
177596

BABE RUTH New York Yankees as a PITCHER Last Year 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392593474855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 2, 1933 * Babe Ruth pitches late in his career (last time) * New York Yankees baseball The top of page 24 has a banner headline: "Yankees End Season With Triumph as Ruth Hurls Full Game and Drives Homer" with subheads that include: "25,000 SEE RUTH HURL 6-5 VICTORY" and more. Interesting item as he probably hadn't pitched since he was with the Red Sox many years earlier. My guess is that since it was the last game of the season and the Yankees were not in the playoffs, they had Ruth pitch to draw a crowd (money) ? Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 17, 2020 15:09

$42.00
163943

LOU GEHRIG Consecutive Baseball Games Streak ENDS New York Yankees1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392046192519

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pa., May 3, 1939 * Lou Gehrig's games played streak ends (1st report) * New York Yankees - Major league baseball A very significant issue, as the sports page (pg. 13) has a noteworthy report with one column heads: "Yankees Win With Gehrig, DiMaggio Out" "Lou Now a Bench Warmer After Playing 2,130 Consecutive Ball Games" "Made Several Records". The significant report includes: "Fifteen years of major league campaigning and 2130 consecutive ball games have taken their toll and today the Iron Horse of baseball has grown rusty and creaky in the joints. Gehrig signaled his own passing as a major league star when he asked Joe McCarthy to bench him...". Further on the r... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2020 14:51

$107.00
177571

THE WANDERER Last Cargo of African Slaves Blacks Ship LANDS South 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392592945519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, December 12, 1858 * The Wanderer (slave ship) lands in Georgia Page 5 has a brief, discrete but historic report with small heading: "The Yacht Wanderer" with a Savannah dateline. This is an infamous ship, as the Wanderer's notoriety is that it delivered the last load of African slaves to America (see hyperlink for corroboration). See images for reporting here. Other news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete in 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends January 17, 2020 07:37

$57.00
177561

SALEM ILLINOIS Roller-Skating Troupe BUS CRASH Bridge Disaster 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372879116043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, March 25, 1937 * Salem, Marion County, Illinois * Skating troupe bus crash disaster The front page has a banner headline: "17 DIE AS BUS CRASHES AND BURNS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the bus crash into a bridge at Salem, Illinois. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends January 17, 2020 07:32

$52.00
177520

GRAMOPHONE Phonograph Emile Berliner Disk Record Invention 1896 Magazine PRINTS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372875019260

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, May 16, 1896 * Gramophone - phonograph * Emile Berliner * Disk Record The entire front page is taken up with 9 images concerning: "The Gramophone--The New Talking Machine". Inside has a descriptive article on: "The Gramophone" which takes nearly half a page. Elsewhere in the issue is an article on "The Olympic Games" and a print showing: "Athens--Scene in the Stadium at the Revival of the Olympic Games". Also a curious article & photo of: "Dog Power As an Auxiliary in Wheeling". Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2020 15:24

$78.00
177475

Best LOU GEHRIG DAY Luckiest Man on the Face of the Earth SPEECH 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392586188966

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, July 5, 1939 * Lou Gehrig day at Yankee Stadium - Yankees * Famous 'luckiest man on the face of the earth' speech * Best title to be had - very rare as such This issue will remain one of the most coveted by baseball fans, as it reports--from the city where it happened--one of the most notable & heart-warming events in the annals of baseball history. The sports have has a headline: "Gehrig's Ovation Grandest in Baseball History" with subheads: "Sincere Tribute Brings Tears to Lou's Eyes" "Stricken Star Makes Hit as Orator Before '27 Mates and Other Notables". A very lengthy report which includes a few notes about his speech, beginning: "Two weeks ago I got a bad break, yet today I count mysel... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2020 10:15

$420.00
177454

Historic JACKIE ROBINSON Breaks Color Barrier MLB Baseball Debut 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392586176161

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 16, 1947 * Jackie Robinson breaks the color barrier The sports page has a report on the Jackie Robinson's debut in the Major League regular season. He had made a public debut game on April 11th, however that was a pre-season game. The top of page 33 has a one column heading: "ROBINSON FAILS AT PLATE, BUT DODGERS WIN, 5-3" with subhead: "25,623 Watch [Black] in Big League Debut" and box scores. See image for text here. HISTORIC ! Forty-six pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, large archival mend on page 2, small binding holes along the spine, two small library stamps on the ftpg, residue along the spine from disbinding. The front leaf (pages 1&2) is really the only leaf ... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2020 10:04

$187.00
177451

JOHNNY FARRELL Beats Bobby Jones U.S. OPEN Golf Title w/ Photos 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392586173509

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 25, 1928 * Johnny Farrell beats Bobby Jones * U.S. Open golf championship The front page has a great banner headline: "GOLF TITLE WON BY FARRELL" with subheads. (see) Unusual for such a nice headline being on the front page for this subject matter. More on the front page of section 2 (sports) with a few related photos. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 13, 2020 10:03

$62.00
177410

BABE RUTH Sold To New York Yankees Baseball from Boston Red Sox 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873385819

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Historic baseball first report The sport's section has one of the more notable reports in the history of Major League Baseball, the sale of Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees. The top of page 13 has a nice banner headline: "NEW YORK YANKEES BUY BABE RUTH FROM BOSTON RED SOX" with subheads and one column photo of Ruth with heading: "The Yanks' New 'Babe'" Complete with 32 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:12

$535.00
177371

NEW YORK GIANTS vs. Yankees Subway World Series of MLB Baseball 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872135995

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Sept. 30, 1936 * New York Yankees vs. Giants * World Series MLB Baseball (game 3) * Lou Gehrig & Joe DiMaggio era * Early, same day reporting The front page has a terrific banner headline: "GIANTS ROUT YANKEES, 6-1" with subheads, box scores and scoreboard above the masthead. Great for display. More in the sport's section and nice to have in this uncommon NYC publication. Complete with all 46 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead (see), small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:58

$87.00
177367

ELLSWORTH VINES Wins Men's WIMBLEDON Singles Tennis Championship 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372872128133

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, Sept. 11, 1932 * American tennis star Henry Ellsworth Vines Jr. * United States Open Championships (US Open) The front page of this section has a one column heading: "VINES ROUTS COCHET IN U.S. TENNIS FINAL AND RETAINS TITLE" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage on Ellsworth Vines winning the US Open Men's singles tennis championship. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2020 06:56

$33.00
177325

NEW YORK YANKEES Billy Martin Mickey Mantle World Series CHAMPIONS1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372870031930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, WORLD SERIES EXTRA, Los Angeles, October 5, 1953 * New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers * World Series champions of baseball The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "Yankees Win Series" with subhead, box scores and inning by inning description. More on pages 12 & 13. Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, light toning and a little wear along the central fold and right margin with a archival mend on page 2, otherwise good.

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Ends January 09, 2020 15:01

$67.00
177310

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish College Football NATIONAL CHAMPIONS 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392578643876

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1946 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Named National champions * NCAA college football The sport's section (page 44) has a two column heading: "Notre Dame No. 1 Team for 1946 With Top Offense and Defense" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish officially being named national champions of college football by the AP poll. Complete with all 64 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:28

$48.00
177308

Early BASEBALL Post Civil War Termed "NATIONAL GAME" of America 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869840700

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, from New York, dated August 15, 1865 * Post Civil War baseball The back page of this issue has an article: "The Field" "Base Ball--Grand Championship Match" which has a detailed summary about a match between the Atlantic and Mutual clubs at the Capitoline Ball Ground, in Brooklyn. This also describes the scene with much talk about the crowd estimated at about 20,000. The summary also acknowledges that: "...Baseball is decidedly the National game of America..." and mentions that: "...the ladies platform [was] crowded with elegantly dressed ladies...". This also has details about the game and a box score. This is complete in 8 pages, nice condition save for a small stain on the ftpg.

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:27

$52.00
177306

COOPERSTOWN National Baseball Hall Of Fame DEDICATION Day PHOTOS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869840075

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 13, 1939. * Cooperstown, New York becomes a tourist stop * National Baseball Hall of Fame dedication The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "CENTENNIAL IS ANNIVERSARY OF CHANGE IN GAME" with subhead and banner pictorial along the bottom margin. The back page has a nice photo of the first inductees into the Hall of Fame including Babe Ruth & Cy Young. Nice to have in the World famous publication. Complete with all 30m pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: The Hall of Fame was dedicated on June 12, 1939 by Lee Ferrick Andrews, grandson of Edward Clark, who was a founder of the Singer Sewing Machine Company... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:27

$72.00
177264

Historic JACKIE ROBINSON Breaks Color Barrier MLB Baseball Debut 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372865495295

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 16, 1947 * Jackie Robinson breaks racial barrier * 1st regular season baseball game * Texas City disaster (1st report) Page 7 has the historic report of Jackie Robinson's first Major League regular season game. The brief note includes: "Jackie Robinson, Brooklyn's Negro first baseman, and the first of his race to reach the majors since 1884, failed to get a hit... but his sacrifice-error play... set up the tying and winning runs." The front page has a dramatic banner headline, "EXPLOSIONS RIP TEXAS CITY", with subheads. The front page also has a one column head: "Nazi Hanged At Osweicim" being a report of the execution of Rudolf Hoess, the commandant of A... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2020 12:19

$117.00
177228

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Early Baseball 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372864489341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1865 * Andersonville prison * Henry Wirz trial * Early baseball The front page has: "ANDERSONVILLE. The Wirz Trial Yesterday" and more. Page 5 has a rare report of a baseball game on the White House lawn, under: "The Field--Base Ball" which begins: "The base ball tournament was continued today in the rear of the Presidential Mansion..." with much commentary on the fine fielding of each club, including: "...O'Brien never fielded better than in this game He took every ball that came to him and made some excellent fly-catches...". Included is the box score. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 04, 2020 15:28

$48.00
177161

JACK DEMPSEY vs Georges Carpentier Heavyweight BOXING Title Photo 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862165686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, July 3, 1921 * Jack Dempsey vs. Georges Carpentier * Heavyweight boxing championship * FRONT LEAF ONLY but nice for display The front page has a great headline in large lettering: "DEMPSEY WINNER" with a banner heading above the masthead: "CAPPENTIER IS KNOCKED OUT" with various subheads and photo of Dempsey's head. (see) Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:34

$72.00
177159

James BUSTER DOUGLAS Knockouts KO's Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372862165338

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION C "Sports" ONLY of the Los Angeles Times, Feb. 11, 1990 * Buster Douglas knockouts Mike Tyson * Famous Heavyweight boxing upset The front page of this section has a headline: "Tyson Era Goes Buster" with subhead and photo of Douglas standing over Tyson after knockout. Complete Section C "Sports" only with all 22 pages, great condition.

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Ends January 02, 2020 15:33

$50.00
177115

ROGER MARIS New York Yankees HOME RUN #61 Babe Ruth Record Beaten 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861833538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GREAT BEND DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, October 2, 1961 * Roger Maris home run record (#61) * New York Yankees (1st report) The sports page reports one of the more notable events in all of baseball history: the 61st home run of New York Yankee Roger Maris, breaking the Babe Ruth record which stood for 34 years. The sport's section (page 6) has a five column headline: "Roger Maris Finally Slugs Number 61" Many consider Maris' single season HR feat as the true record prior to the steroid era (Bonds). Complete in 10 pages, close cut along the with a few small binding within the 1st column, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:04

$72.00
177062

GENE TUNNEY defeats JACK DEMPSEY Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392556447803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 23, 1926. * Gene Tunney vs. Jack Dempsey (Day of) * World's heavyweight boxing title * 135,000 people would attend The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DEMPSEY TO DEFEND HIS TITLE TONIGHT; 130,000 TO SEE BOUT" with subheads. Much more in the sport's section with banner headlines, photos of each fighter and diagram of the venue. Loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 26, 2019 14:41

$48.00
177029

Best ROY HALLADAY'S Postseason No-Hitter Philadelphia Phillies 2010 Newwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392554702951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, October 7, 2010 * Roy Halladay's no-hitter * Postseason debut * Best title to be had The front page has a headline: "Unhittable" with subhead: "Halladay silences Reds to make history in his playoff debut" and photo. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a headline: "Docs of Ages" with subheads and 2 related photos. Much more on the following pages. Great to have in this famous Philadelphia title. Complete 1st and sport's section totaling 36 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2019 14:46

$40.00
176995

(5) BOSTON BRAVES (Atlanta) vs. Philadelphia A's World Series 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 December 22, 2019 15:03

$225.00
176986

NEW YORK GIANTS NYY Yankees World Series Of Baseball Game 5 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549062753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Penn., October 12, 1921 * NY Giants vs. New York Yankees (game 6) * 1st ever World Series Yanks were in * Major League Baseball - MLB * Nice headline for display The front page has a nice banner heading: "GIANTS BREAK TIE WINNING 2 TO 1" with subheads and inning by inning description. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 22, 2019 14:53

$58.00
176946

Great JOE LOUIS Wins Heavyweight BOXING TITLE vs. James Braddock 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392547251661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 23, 1937 * Joe Louis wins World Boxing Heavyweight title * James Braddock in defeat (1st report) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Louis Knocks Out Braddock In 8 Rounds" with subhead. (see) The front page of the sport's section as a nice headline: "NEW CHAMPION!" with subheads and 4 related photos. More on the following pages. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small address label on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally in nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:19

$67.00
176906

New FENWAY PARK Boston Red Sox Opening Day DEBUT MLB Baseball 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392546779265

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 18, 1934 * The new Fenway Park opens (1st game) * Boston Red Sox baseball * MLB opening day - renovated with more seats The front page has a three column heading: "Revamped Red Sox Make Gallant Fight but Succumb to Senators in 11th Inning" with subheads. Text includes: "A reconstructed Boston team, playing in a beautiful new ball park..." Report continues in the sport's section with box scores. This was the 1st game in the newly renovated Fenway Park. Nice to have in a publication close to Boston. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 21, 2019 09:19

$48.00
176875

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Last Season INJURY by Lou Gehrig 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848370671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1934 * Babe Ruth's last injury as a player ? * Last season w/ New York Yankees The sport's section (page 22) has a two column heading: "Ruth Injured as Yankees Lose; Hit on Leg by Gehrig's Drive" with subhead. (see) Was this his last injury prior to retirement ? It was his last full season as a player. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:06

$38.00
176849

JACKIE ROBINSON DEATH Baseball Brooklyn Dodgers 1st Negro 1972 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543451036

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, October 25, 1972 * Jackie Robinson death... Brooklyn Dodgers * 1st African-American to play MLB baseball * 1st be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame The front page has a one column heading: "Jackie Robinson to Be Buried in Brooklyn". (see) Complete in 10 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:15

$44.00
176846

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish vs. ARMY Football Game of the Century 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543449778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., November 10, 1946 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Army Cadets * College football # 1 and # 2 teams at the time * Early, same day report during the game * "Game of the Century" fame The top of the front page has a three column heading: "Army, Notre Dame Battle Through 3 Scoreless Periods" with subheads. (see) The sport's section (page 10) has a six column headline: "74,000 Fans See Irish Battle Cadets" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 16 pages, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:13

$44.00
176819

Best CHICAGO White BLACK SOX World Series Baseball Plot SCANDAL 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392542025349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 14, 1921 * re. Black Sox World Series scandal * Best title to be had ?- rare as such Page 15 begins with an interesting article relating the infamous Black Sox betting scandal. Headed: "Commy Through With Black Sox Despite Verdict", the text begins: "With an emphatic 'No" President Comiskey of the White Sox disposed of the last chance that any of the White Sox who were indicted by the grand jury last fall would ever play for him again, regardless of what the lawyers in the scandal case of 1919 may evolve....". Further on: "...'Those indicted players', he said, 'are on my ineligible list. It was not necessary for Judge Landis to put them on is his, but I am glad he did, as it justifies my pos... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:45

$86.00
176807

THURMAN MUNSON New York Yankees Catcher Airplane CRASH Death 1979 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372846096286

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, August 3, 1979 * Catcher Thurman Munson killed * New York Yankees baseball * Jet airplane crash disaster The top of page 5 has a banner headline: "Yankee catcher Thurman Munson dies in plane crash"First report coverage on the airplane crash that killed New York Yankees' star catcher, Thurman Munson. Complete with all 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, otherwise very nice.

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Ends December 18, 2019 08:39

$48.00
176767

LOU GEHRIG 2,000th Consecutive Game Played New York Yankees Yanks 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392536480124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Kansas, June 1, 1938 * Lou Gehrig's 2,000th consecutive game played * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of the front page has a three column headline: "YANKS AND TIGERS IN DUEL" Coverage continues in the sport's section (page 31) small a small one column heading: "Gehrig's 2,000th Consecutive Game Proves a Tame One" (see) First report coverage on the 2,000th game milestone achieved by Yankee great Lou Gehrig. He would end up playing in 2,130 straight games before ending his career due to illness. Nice to have in the NYC publication, rare a such. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, more so along the spine with small binding holes, generally in good cond... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:29

$48.00
176762

NEW YORK RANGERS Wins NHL Stanley Cup Hockey Championship Title 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372841667822

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, April 14, 1940 * New York Rangers - NHL Hockey * Wins Stanley Cup title * Best title to be had ? The front page of this section has a one column heading: "RANGERS TOP LEAFS IN OVERTIME BY 3-2 TO WIN STANLEY CUP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the New York Rangers winning the 1939-40 Stanley Cup by defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Be the envy of your fellow Rangers fan buddies with this original issue from the early days of hockey. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear the margins, generally in very nice conditi... See More  

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:01

$40.00
176684

Best JOE DiMAGGIO New York Yankees HITTING STREAK at 56 Games 1941 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372839885086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, July 18, 1941 * Joe MiMaggio - New York Yankees * Historic game hitting streak ends w/ 56 * Best title to be had from NYC ? The top of the sports page has a 6 column head announcing: "Snapping of DiMaggio String Fails to Halt Yanks" with one of the subheads noting; "Jolting Joe Held Hitless After 56 Consecutive Contests". The text begins: "After having hit in 56 consecutive games, to add an even dozen to Willie Keeler's old major league record, Joe DiMaggio today had been stopped at last...". This is one of the most notable and historic records in baseball history. Will it ever be broken? Great to have this report in a New York City newspaper, where he played. Complete in 24 pages, great ... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2019 07:22

$225.00
176642

Best 1ST HEISMAN TROPHY Jay Berwanger Chicago College Football 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372837584182

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 11, 1935 * Jay Berwanger wins 1st Heisman Trophy award * University of Chicago football * Beast title to be had ? - rare as such The sport's section (page 27) has a one column heading: "New York Pays High Honors to Berwanger" This was the very 1st year of the Heisman making this a key report. Great to have in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 11, 2019 15:59

$88.00
176566

JOHN D. "BONESETTER" REESE Baseball Doctor Therapy DEATH 1931 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523796533

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 30, 1931 * John D. "Bonesetter" Reese death * Major League Baseball trainer * Youngstown, Ohio "baseball doctor" Page 19 has a one column heading: "BONESETTER REESE DIES AT AGE OF 76" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of John D. Reese, Major League Baseball trainer who was known for his ability to get injured athletes back into the game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 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 ra... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 15:27

$42.00
176539

Best LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Baseball Contract Signing 1928 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523213077

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1928 * Lou Gehrig signs for 3 years * New York Yankees contract * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 9) has a one column heading: "YANKS SIGN GEHRIG TO 3-YEAR CONTRACT" with subheads and photo of Gehrig. (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 34 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... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:28

$45.00
176534

NILE KINNICK Iowa Hawkeyes College Football All-Star Votes Lead 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832143214

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 21, 1940 * Nile Kinnick's all-star voting tops all * Iowa Hawkeyes - NCAA college football Page 5 of this section has a small and somewhat discrete heading: "Kinnick Is Far In Lead" with subhead. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Nile Clarke Kinnick, Jr. (July 9, 1918 – June 2, 1943) was a student and a college football player at the University of Iowa. He won the 1939 Heisman Trophy and was a consensus All-American. He died during a training flight while serving as a U.S Navy aviator in World War II. Kinnick was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1951, ... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:26

$38.00
176532

(2) CASSIUS CLAY Sonny Liston Heavyweight Boxing Title KNOCKOUT 1965 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392523206163

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, May 25 & 26, 1965 * Cassius Clay - Muhammad Ali * Sonny Liston knocked out ? * Heavyweight boxing title fight * A two issue lot with early reporting The May 25th issue has a three column heading on page 5: "Clay And Liston Meet Tonight In Title Fight" with 2 related photos. (see) The May 26 issue has a banner headline on page 5 that announces: "Clay KOs Liston; Retains Heavyweight Title" (see) Each issue is complete with 8 & 10 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small address stamp, within masthead, nice condition.

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:25

$72.00
176528

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Star Visits Mexico City Baseball Game 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832140972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1946 * Babe Ruth visits Mexico City The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "BABE RUTH HAILED BY 15,000 MEXICANS" with subheads. Ruth made a public appearance at a baseball game in Mexico City. See images for text. Ruth would pass away a little more than 2 years later. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition,

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:23

$40.00
176517

TONY CANZONERI Lightweight Boxing Championship Title Fight in 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392521826734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 5, 1932 * Tony Canzoneri retains World title * Lightweight boxing championship The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "CANZONERI WHIPS PETROLLE; RETAINS HIS TITLE" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition, a few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 06, 2019 15:07

$40.00
176491

Best CHICAGO CUBS Baseball Pennant Drive w/ Paul Dominick Photo 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520129167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 20, 1935 * Chicago Cubs winning streak continues * Closing in for the NL baseball pennant * Photo of Paul Dominick, boy mascot The front page has a great banner headline: "CUBS WIN; CARDS KEEP PACE" with subheads. Nice for display. More in the sport's section. Related photos on the back page includes one of Paul Dominick, boy mascot for the Cubs. They would go on and win the National League pennant that year. Only a Chicago paper would have such a nice headline with photos here, very rare as such. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The 1935 season is largely remembered for the Cubs' 21-game winning s... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2019 15:00

$68.00
176489

SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY SMU Mustangs National Football Champions 1935 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392520126248

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1935 * Southern Methodist University (SMU Mustangs) * NCAA college football champions The sport's section (page 35) has one column headings that include: "SO. METHODIST WINS THE ROCKNE TROPHY" "Mustangs, With 28.01 Rating, Named National Champions Under Dickinson System" and more with rankings chart. (see) First report coverage on Southern Methodist University (SMU) Mustangs winning the national college football championship title. 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 52 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2019 14:58

$44.00
176463

ORIGINS OF CHESS Strategy Checkered Board Game Mind Sport 1742 British Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392519695415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1742 One of the articles within is titled: "The Origin of the Game of Chess from the French of M. Frevet" which includes nearly 2 pages and contains much detail (see photos for portions). The article begins: "In the beginning of the fifth century of the Christian era, there was in the Indies a very powerfull Prince..." and further on is: "...With this view, he invented the game of chess, where the King, although the most considerable of all the pieces, is both impotent to attack as well as defend himself against his enemies, with the assistance of his subjects and soldiers. The new game soon became famous, the King of the Indies heard of it and would learn it...shewing him the sk... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2019 09:46

$78.00
176434

JOHN CAPPELLETTI Penn State Nittany Lions HEISMAN TROPHY Paterno 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392518273890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, December 5, 1973 * John Cappelletti wins Heisman * Penn State Nittany Lions * NCAA college football Page 5 has a very brief and inconspicuous report under "Player of Year" which begins: "Penn State Cappelletti was named Player of the Year..." which is actually him winning the Heisman. (see) Complete with 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2019 14:26

$34.00
176407

BABE RUTH & Yankees Stadium has a Childrens Baseball Game PHOTO 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825290076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass. Aug. 10, 1925 * Yankee Stadium showcases youngsters * Babe Ruth photo with child player The sport's section (page 8) has a two column photo showing Babe Ruth with a youngster and heading: "Passing the Tip Along" with text underneath. Reports that their was a baseball game for kids at Yankee Stadium prior to the Yankees & Tigers match-up. Miller Huggins and Ty Cobb were the coaches for this event. I tried finding something online regarding this event and came up with nothing. A nice curiosity on the legendary stadium and Babe Ruth. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 01, 2019 14:00

$57.00
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