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203465

U.S. Prohibition Coming to an End Beer & Liquor Returning 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394424375553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1933  * Prohibition ends * Beer returns * Legal liquor The front page has a one column heading: "$10,000,000 REVENUE FROM BEER IN A DAY" with subheads. (see) More related articles on page 2. The Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation was passed just 2 days earlier. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends February 17, 2023 15:23

$52.00
203391

United States Prohibition Ending ? House Votes on Legal Beer 1932 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394419030169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 22, 1932 * U.S. Prohibition nearing a end ? The front page has a nice banner headline: "O. K. ON BEER; TO SENATE NEXT" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. More on page 2 with a list of House members and the way they voted. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to capture the flav... See More  

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Ends February 13, 2023 08:21

$57.00
203307

Prohibition Ends Legal Beer & Liquor Return Dry Era Closes 1933 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374454602403

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, December 6, 1933 * U.S. prohibition ends (1st report) * Beer returns - legal liquor The front page has one column headings that include: "Repeal Adds New Problems To Old Ones" "Liquor Flows Freely in 19 States With Six More Expected" and more. (see) First report coverage on the official end of prohibition in America. Nice to have in this title which probably had pro-prohibition leanings. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 11, 2023 15:13

$78.00
203144

G Men Gangster Era Crime Movie Film James Cagney Opening Day Ad 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394408276517

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 3, 1935  * "G Men" gangster era crime film * Opening day premiere advertisement (Chicago) * Actor James Cagney Page 24 has a illustrated advertisement for the premiere showing in Chicago for the movie: "G Men" starring James Cagney. The ad measures 10 x 7 1/2 inches. (see) Nice to have from the city which was infamous for gangsters and crime during the prohibition era. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends February 05, 2023 08:11

$48.00
203131

Paul Castellano Gambino Crime Family Mafia Boss Assassination 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394408266284

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 17, 1985 * Paul Castellano assassination * American crime boss - "Big Paulie" * Head of the Gambino crime family  The front page is a one column heading: "Reputed Top Mafia Leader Slain in N.Y." First report coverage continues inside with photo of Castellano. (see) His murder was ordered by John Gotti, who took over as boss. Complete with all sections (80+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends February 05, 2023 08:03

$68.00
203101

Best Mickey Cohen Jewish Gangster & Boxer Bugsy Siegel Gang Death 1976 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394406179404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 30, 1976 * Jewish gangster & boxer Mickey Cohen death The front page has a one column heading: "Mickey Cohen Dies at Age 62" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with 3 related photos. (see) Nice to have from the city where he died. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 03, 2023 15:18

$62.00
203758

Best Leo Vincent Brothers Jake Lingle Murder Trial1931 Chicago Tribune Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394435452903

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 24, 1931 * Leo Vincent Brothers murder trial start * Chicago Tribune reporter Jake Lingle * Best title to be had - very rare as such * Exploited by Al 'Scarface' Capone ? The front page has a one column heading: "STATE TO START BROTHERS TRIAL EVIDENCE TODAY" with subhead. Coverage continues on page 6 with photo of the presiding judge and list of the jury. Three more related photos are on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World... See More  

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Ends February 03, 2023 07:59

$37.99
203755

Rare Anti Prohibition Christian Socialists Ware Massachusetts 1930 old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394435433207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAWYER'S TRUE TEMPERANCE ADVOCATE, Ware, Massachusetts, October, 1930   * Anti-prohibition publication A quite rare newspaper about which I can find nothing on the internet. There is no volume or issue number noted. By the various articles in this 8 page newspaper it is obvious the publisher is against Prohibition, which had been in existence for 11 years. It would end in 1933. The publisher is the Rev. Roland D. Sawyer, about him there is much on the internet. He would become one of the leading Christian Socialists of the early 20th century. Complete in 8 pages, various wear and minor tears at the margins, with some chipping, tabloid size. This is the first of this title we have seen in our 46 years.

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Ends February 03, 2023 07:37

$49.99
203589

Best Pineaplle Primary Chicago Gangsters Gangland Election1928 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394431978383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Tuesday, April 10, 1928 * Pineapple Primary in Chicago (day of) * William Hale Thompson - Big Bill * Gangster era elections - corruption * Best publication to be had (very rare) The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "VOTE! SWANSON! EMMERSON!" with subheads. (see) More on the following pages. A few related photos and banner heading on the back page. The was the day of the primary election in Gangster infested Chicago, Illinois at the height of government corruption there. Complete with 44 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: The Pineapple Primary was the name given to a Republican primary election held in Chicago on April 10, 1928; more than 60 bombs were ... See More  

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Ends January 31, 2023 07:57

$59.99
203583

Al Scarface Capone Chicago Gangster Mob Unwanted in Miami FL 1928 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374476734908

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 28, 1928  * Early Al "Scarface" Capone report  * Not wanted in Miami, Florida The top of page 25 has one column headings: "MIAMI BEACH SEEKS TO DRIVE OUT CAPONE" "He Refuses To Leave City" These reports mentioning Capone are uncommon prior to the St. Valentine's Day massacre. Nice reporting near the beginning of the Chicago gangster wars. Complete with 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 30, 2023 14:05

$39.99
203041

Best Gangster AL Scarface Capone Enters Jail on Weapons Charge 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374433532150

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 17, 1929 * Al "Scarface" Capone arrested * Chicago Beer baron in Philadelphia * Enters Jail for concealed weapons * Avoids murder for hire The front page has a one column heading: "Jail Al Capone and Bodyguard in Philadelphia"(see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with 48 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends January 30, 2023 09:51

$98.00
202897

Best Chicago Gangland Wars Al Scarface Capone & Prohibition Era 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374428127581

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 24, 1930 * Bugs Moran arrested * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "BUGS MORAN AND PAL AGAIN SEE INSIDE OF CELL" with subheas. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 42 pages. This is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdi... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2023 07:36

$52.00
202766

Larry Fay Rum Running Prohibition Era Bootlegger Assassination 1933 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394386058477

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 2, 1933 * Rumrunner Larry Fay killed * Prohibition era rum-running * NYC bootlegger - gangster The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LARRY FAY IS SLAIN IN HIS NIGHT CLUB; DOORMAN IS HUNTED" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 3 with photo and list of his prior offenses. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 ... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2023 08:13

$42.00
202640

Best Chicago Gangland Wars Al Scarface Capone Era - Prohibition 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394371548222

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 3, 1930 * DEFUNDING THE POLICE ? * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a nice banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "FIRE, POLICE LOSE 900 MEN" with subheads. Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on ... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2023 12:27

$55.00
202639

Bandit John Dillinger Fostoria Ohio Bank Robbery Hunted 1934 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374396923169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 6, 1934 * Outlaw John Dillinger hunted * Fostoria, Ohio bank robbery * Chicago racketeering trial - longest criminal trial to-date * Sapiro and 16 others acquitted The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "DILLINGER HUNT TURNS TO OHIO AFTER ROBBERY" with subheads. The front page has the full banner heading: "FREE ALL 17 IN RACKET TRIAL", which tells of the verdict in what at the time was the longest criminal trial to-date. Several related photos are found on page 22. Nice to have both in a Chicago newspaper. Complete1st section only with 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In nice condition as such, a few smal... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2023 12:26

$65.00
202635

Prohibition Void ? Wickersham Commision Eighteenth Amendment Law 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374396905219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 16, 1930 * Prohibition has failed ? * Wickersham commission * re. Eighteenth Amendment * Nice headline for display * Al 'Scarface' Capone era The front page has a nice banner headline: "MOVE FOR MODIFIED DRY LAW" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are ... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2023 12:19

$48.00
202456

Casper Holstein Harlem Negro Mobster Racketeer Kidnapping 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374382412850

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1928 * Casper Holstein kidnapping (set free) * Harlem Negro mobster leader The top of the front page has a one column heading: "KIDNAPPED NEGRO FREED BY CAPTORS; FIVE SEIZED IN PLOT" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Casper Holstein was a prominent New York mobster involved in the Harlem "numbers rackets" during the Harlem Renaissance. He, along with his occasional rival Stephanie St. Clair, was responsible for bringing back illegal gambling to the neighborhood after an eight-year absence following the ... See More  

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Ends January 01, 2023 07:40

$42.00
202413

Gerald Chapman Prohibition Gangster Criminal Execution Hanging 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394355965442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, April 7, 1926 * Gerald Chapman execution - hanging * Count of Gramercy Park - gentleman bandit  * Prohibition era outlaw - criminal The front page has a two column heading: "Chapman Died on Gallows Protesting His Innocence In Murder of James Skelly" (see) Complete with 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 29, 2022 12:53

$42.00
202300

Best Chicago Gangland Wars Al Scarface Capone Prohibition era 1928 IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394345620863

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 13, 1929 * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline for display concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "UPHOLDS DRY RULE BY GUNS" with subheads. (see) related photo on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hangi... See More  

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Ends December 22, 2022 07:29

$48.00
202299

Prohibition Era Alcohol in Crime Ridden Chicago Wets vs. Drys 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394345620604

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 21, 1930 * Prohibition era alcohol in gangland Chicago * Wets vs. Drys and the depletion in farming * Al "Scarface" Capone era The front page has a banner headline: "FARM WOES LAID TO DRY LAW" with subheads. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper. Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 22, 2022 07:29

$48.00
202120

Prohibition Ending Beer & Liquor Returning Senate Passes Bill 1933 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394330313635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, March 17, 1933 * Prohibition ending * Beer returning * Legal liquor The front page has a banner headline: "Senate Passes 3.05 Beer and Returns Bill to House" with subheads. This led the way for president Roosevelt enacting the beer bill a few days later which legalized the sale of beer and wine. Complete with 16 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, small library stamp within the masthead, generally good.

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Ends December 11, 2022 12:52

$57.00
201994

Best John Scalise Chicago Outfit Al Capone Hitman Assassination 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374342082195

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 9, 1929 * John Scalise & Albert Anselmi assassinations * Chicago outfit hitmen - Al "Scarface" Capone * Revenge for the Saint Valentine's Day Massacre * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a one column heading: "TRIPE KILLING LAID TO FEUD IN SICILIAN GANG" with subhead. (see) Three related photos are on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" Complete with all 46 pages, this is the "rag... See More  

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Ends December 07, 2022 09:40

$62.00
201961

Best Terry Machine Gun Druggan Valley Gang Mobster Boss 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394319519778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Dec. 10, 1931 * Terry "Machine Gun" Druggan * Irish-American mobster - gangster * Valley Gang leader - Chicago gangland * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a one column heading: "DRUGGAN TALKS FAST, BUT JUDGE " with subhead. Related photo is on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant ... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2022 07:54

$48.00
201900

Rum Running Runner Prohibition Era Alcohol Bootlegging Speed Boat 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394316834644

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 30, 1929 * Rum-running during prohibition * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era The front page has a nice banner headline: "SHELL RUM SHIPS, 3 KILLED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Three related photos and banner heading on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with 30 pages. This is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. ... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2022 14:26

$48.00
201867

Best Chicago Gangland Wars Al Scarface Capone Prohibition era 1928 IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394314800522

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 18, 1928 * Mafia comes to America from Sicily * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The top of page 3 has a one column Heading: "SICILY WATCHES U.S. GANGS AS IT ENDS MAFIA RULE" with subhead. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages. This is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality ... See More  

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Ends December 01, 2022 11:35

$52.00
201850

Best Ralph Bottles Capone Gangster Starts 3 Yrs. Prison 1932 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394312988740

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 7, 1931 * Ralph Capone starts 3 year term * Chicago gangland gangster - mobster * Best title to be had - very rare as such The ftpg. has a one column heading: "RALPH CAPONE GOES TO PRISON FOR TAX TERM" with subhead. (see) Related photo on the back page. After his sentence for income tax evasion the previous year, Al Capone was sent to a federal prison in Atlanta. He would later be transferred to Alcatraz. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The Wor... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2022 09:39

$62.00
201782

Best Chicago Outfit Al Scarface Capone Hitmen Funeral Burial 1929 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394307530557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 12, 1929 * John Scalise - Albert Anselmi - Joseph Giunta * Chicago outfit hitmen - Al "Scarface" Capone * Revenge for the Saint Valentine's Day Massacre ? * Best title to be had - very rare as such The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "TWO SEIZED AS GANGLAND CHIEF GOES TO GRAVE" with subhead and photo. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete 1st section only with 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" prin... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2022 10:48

$48.00
201781

Best The Kidnapping of Little Billy Ranieri for Ransom 1928 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374324405452

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 14, 1928 * Billy Ranieri kidnapping - kidnapped * Chicago gangland wars - mafia * Best title to be had (rare) The front page has a great banner headline: "QUIZ 2 AS BOY'S KIDNAPERS" with subheads. Nice for display. Four related photos are on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these ev... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2022 10:48

$48.00
201699

Jewish Gangster Dutch Schultz Assassination Hunt for the Killers 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394304417596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 28, 1935.   * Dutch Schultz assassination * Jewish-American mobster * Hunt for the killers in NYC The top of the front page has one column heading: "SCHULTZ'S RECORDS OF RACKET DEALS CHECKED FOR CLUES" with subheads. (see) Complete with 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 25, 2022 09:22

$38.00
201509

Best Al Scarface Capone 1 Year in Jail for Weapons Gun 1929 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394292083648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 20, 1929  * Al 'Scarface' Capone - Chicago Beer baron  * 1 Year Jail term - Avoids murder for hire  * Holmesburg Prison, Philadelphia, Pennsyvania The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "CAPONE SEALED IN PRISON GLOOM; PREDICT RELEASE" with subhead. (see) Probably only found is a Chicago publication. Capone entered the jail the previous week. Complete with 46 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: Capone arranged to have himself jailed in Philadelphia for a year to avoid numerous "murder for hire" outfits that were hunting for him. McGurn was gunned down at a bowling alley on the anniversary of the garage slaughter, and two others involved in the killing disappeared... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2022 09:10

$52.00
201503

Great U.S. Prohibition Starts in America w/ No More Beer & Liquor 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394292081169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA EVENING BEE, Nebraska,, Jan. 16, 1920  * Prohibition starts in United States * No more beer or liquor The front page feature an uncommonly nice banner headline announcing the beginning of Prohibition with: "Dry Nation Starts Tonight" with the first column subhead noting: "Midnight To End Liquor Reign In The U.S.". More typically this announcement was met with much smaller headlines and reports. A nice item for display in a home bar. Complete in 20 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 17, 2022 09:07

$320.00
201452

Best St. Valentine's Day Massacre Bugs Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394287986911

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, April 14, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre investigations * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al 'Scarface' Capone * Best publication to be had - very rare as such The front page has a nice banner headline: "'GUN CLINIC' PROBES KILLINGS" with subheads. More on pages 4 & 5 with a great full page pictorial. (see) Very early gun forensics here. Such reports are probably only reported in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The Wor... See More  

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Ends November 14, 2022 07:34

$98.00
201341

Singer Actress Helen Morgan Prohibition Dry Law Charge Dropped 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394281834909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 19, 1929 * Singer and actress Helen Morgan * Prohibition dry law charge dropped The front page has a five column heading: "Helen Morgan Freed on Rum Charge" with subheads. Photo and heading on the back page. (see) Complete with 46 pages, rag edition, small ink stain within subhead, very nice condition.

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Ends November 10, 2022 10:38

$42.00
201336

Prohibition Ending ? 18th Amendment Repeal ? Wisconsin Votes Yes 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374299056240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 3, 1929 * Ending of Prohibition - repeal ? * Wisconsin votes on 18th Amendment * Beer - liquor to return ? The front page has a six column heading: "Wisconsin Votes to Repeal Its Dry Laws" with subhead. (see) Complete with 50 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends November 10, 2022 10:34

$40.00
201129

Study Club Prohibition Speakeasy Nightclub Cabaret Detroit Fire 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394266866765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 20, 1929 * The Study club fire (same day report) * Detroit, Michigan speakeasy disaster * Illegal prohibition era nightclub The front page has a five column heading: "17 Perish in Detroit cabaret Fire" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the prohibition era Detroit, Michigan nightclub fire disaster shortly before the great stock market crash of 1929. Complete with 50 pages, rag edition, a few light printing flaw creases, otherwise in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: On Friday September 20th a fire occurred at the Study Night Club, a cabaret, located close to East Vernor Highway in Detroit, Michigan. Though the official cause of the fire was not determined, it is as... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2022 11:11

$48.00
201124

John Hamilton Bank Robber & Dillinger Gang Criminal Body Found 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394266865158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 29, 1935 * John Hamilton's body found * John Dillinger gang member The front page has a one column heading: "FIND BODY OF LAST OF DILLINGER GANG" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On April 23, Hamilton, Dillinger and Homer Van Meter were again confronted by authorities in Hastings, Minnesota, and another shootout ensued. Hamilton was mortally wounded by a bullet as he and the rest of the gang escaped in a car. The gang again took him to see doctor Joseph Moran in Chicago. For some reason, Moran refused to treat Hamilton... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2022 11:08

$48.00
201059

Cooperstown National MLB Baseball Hall of Fame Dedication Day 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374278990042

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., June 12, 1939. * Cooperstown, New York * National Baseball Hall of Fame dedication The sport's section (page 24) has a two column heading: "Anniversary Celebration At Cooperstown Field Today" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 14 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care. 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. Stephen C. Clark was owner of a local hotel and sought to bring tourists to Cooperstown, which had been damaged by the Great Depression, which significantly reduced ... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2022 09:50

$38.00
201019

Best Gangster Al Scarface Capone Beer Baron Miami Ban ? 1930 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374275576430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 13, 1930 * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * Miami doesn't want him there The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "MIAMI JURORS HINT CAPONE IS A BAD INFLUENCE" with subhead. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 46 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends October 26, 2022 11:42

$48.00
200933

Best St. Valentine's Day Massacre Bugs Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394254637535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 24, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre investigations * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al 'Scarface' Capone * Best publication to be had - very rare as such The front page has a one column heading: "MISSING FINGER GIVES CLEW TO MURDER DRIVER" with smaller subheads. Coverage continues inside with related photo. (see) Such reports are probably only reported in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspap... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2022 12:54

$72.00
200708

Rare Pro Prohibition Anti Alcohol Temperance National YWCTU 1896 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394242587516

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: YOUNG WOMEN, Chicago, July, 1896  * Young Women's Christian Temperance Union An interesting magazine published by the Young Women's Christian Temperance Union whose focus was the outlaw of alcoholic beverages. They also worked to promote women's right to vote. Decorative title page, 12 pages, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, minor binding slits at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2022 08:53

$29.00
200595

Best St. Valentine's Day Massacre Bugs Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394235975499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 20, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre investigations * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al 'Scarface' Capone * Best publication to be had - very rare as such The front page has a one column heading: "GANG MASSACRE INQUIRY SHIFTS TO DYERS' FEUD" with smaller subheads. (see) Such reports are probably only reported in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" Complete 1st section only with 16, rag e... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2022 11:40

$72.00
200591

Outlaw John Dillinger Hunted in Chicago Post Little Bohemia Lodge 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374247824636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., May 3, 1934  * Outlaw John Dillinger now in Chicago IL * The city where he would be killed * Post Little Bohemia Lodge shootout   The front page has a one column heading: "Dillinger Hunt Now In Chicago" with subhead. (see) Complete in 10 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 09, 2022 11:39

$44.00
200500

Johhny Torrio Chicago Outfit Gangster Mob Bos Tax Evasion Guilty 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374243486893

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST DISPATCH, April 10, 1939 * Johnny Torrio pleads guilty to tax evasion * Chicago Italian mobster - bootlegger - racketeer * Former Chicago Outfit Mafia crime family leader * Big Jim Colosimo successor - Al Capone predecessor The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GANGSTER TORRIO HALTS TAX TRIAL TO PLEAD GUILTY" with subheads and photo. (see) Some wear and binding holes along the spine causes a little text loss to this report. Torrio would spend two years in prison for tax evasion. Thirty + pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along the spine with the mentioned text loss, otherwise good.

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Ends October 06, 2022 13:19

$40.00
200378

Frank Costello Gangster Mob Boss Kefauver Hearings 1951 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374234291230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 15, 1951 * Frank Costello - NYC gangster - mob boss * United States Senate Special Committee to Investigate Crime in Interstate Commerce The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PHONE TAP CLASH EXPOSES COSTELLO TO PERJURY CHARGE" with subheads and related photo. Lengthy text continues inside with testimony and more related photos with pictorial of Costello. (see). Nice to have in this famous NYC title and the city where these hearings took place. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 68 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 30, 2022 14:34

$58.00
200370

Great Jimmy Hoffa Teamsters Labor Union Leader Disappearance 1975 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374234284250

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, Sept. 8, 1975  * Jimmy Hoffa's disappearance * American Labor Union leader * International Brotherhood of Teamsters A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as the front page teases the lengthy article within: "The Billion-Dollar Reason for Hoffa's Disappearance" with a photo of Jimmy Hoffa as well. Pages 6 and 7 are entirely taken up with the article, a detailed account concerning the missing labor union leader. Jimmy Hoffa disappeared July 30, 1975 & was declared dead July 30, 1982. He was an American labor union leader who served as the president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He became involved with organized crime from the early years of his Teamsters w... See More  

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Ends September 30, 2022 14:30

$68.00
200367

Rare Pro Prohibition Anti Beer Liquor Alcohol 1885 Chicago Illinois Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374234283560

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LEVER, Chicago, Illinois, April 10, 1884  * Rare publication A  prohibition newspaper which railed against the sale of alcohol. Their motto in the masthead: "No License for the Liquor Traffic in Any Form or for Any Price." Most of the content is themed on this principle. Eight pages, news agent's & library stamps in the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends September 30, 2022 14:28

$35.00
200332

Charles Lucky Luciano New York City Mafia Gangster Dutch Schultz 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374232793563

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 1, 1935 * Charles "Lucky" Luciano * re. Dutch Schultz murder * New York City gangster - mob boss * 1935 Helena earthquake The front page has a one column heading: "LUCIANA IS LINKED TO 3 BRONX DEATHS; GANG LIST ISSUED" with subheads. (see) Was he responsible for the recent murder of fellow NYC gangster Dutch Schultz ? Lucky Luciano ranks as the #1 successful gangster of all-time. Forty-six pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends September 29, 2022 13:21

$45.00
200225

Best Chiago Gangland Wars Al Scarface Capone Prohibition Era 1931 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394212809679

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 31, 1931 * DEFUNDING THE POLICE ? * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a nice banner headline for display that concerns the gangland wars in Chicago announcing: "THEATER CROWD SEES KILLING" with subhead. Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whe... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2022 08:08

$42.00
200160

John Gotti Gambino Crime Family Mob Boss Mafia Guilty w/ Photos 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394207368431

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, April 3, 1992 * John Gotti guilty verdict (1st report) * Mobster Boss - Gambino crime family This famous tabloid newspaper has a great displayable front page heading and photo concerning mob leader John Gotti's guilty verdict which ended up being his last day of freedom in society. The front page has a great headline: "GONE FELLA" with: "Gotti Goes Down On All Counts" and grainy photo. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages. Complete with all 32 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2022 11:21

$117.00
200158

Best St. Valentine's Day Massacre Bugs Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394207366294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 25, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre investigations * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al 'Scarface' Capone * Best publication to be had - very rare as such The front page has a one column heading: "Hunt Kidnap Gangsters in Murder Quiz" with smaller subheads. (see) Such reports are probably only reported in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in gr... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2022 11:18

$57.00
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