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151288

Great Charles LINDBERGH BABY Murder Trial w/ Loads of Testimony 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371838874102

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1935. * Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial * Bruno Hauptmann Picked Out * Loads of court testimony The top of the front page has a three column headline: "CONDON NAMES HAUPTMANN AS 'JOHN' WHO GOT RANSOM; PARRIES DEFENSE'S ATTACK" with subheads that include: "Points To Suspect Thrice" "Says Prisoner Asked Him, 'Would I Burn if Baby Was Dead?'" and more. (see) Much more inside with multiple pages of court testimony and a few related photos. Loads and loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small address stamp at top right corner, generally nice.... See More  

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Ends February 12, 2017 14:52

$36.00
151282

Bank Robber Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Capture in Tucson AZ Arizona 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371838855518

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 28, 1934 * John Dillinger capture * Harry Pierpont & Charles Makley The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "WIRES TO DILLINGER SPUR $150,000 HUNT" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the recent capture of John Dillinger at Tucson, Arizona. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, light toning, generally nice.

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Ends February 12, 2017 14:42

$40.00
151218

HERBERT HOOVER'S Great Depression Era State of the Union Address 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391674504650

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1931 * President Herbert Hoover * State of the Union Address * Great Depression & prohibition era The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HOOVER MESSAGE CALLS FOR TAX RISE AND $500,000,000 CREDIT CORPORATION; FIGHT OVER MOSES DEADLOCKS SENATE" with many subheads. (see) Complete text of Hoover's annual message to Congress on page 21. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing ... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2017 15:38

$39.00
150659

JAKE LAMOTTA Infamous Boxing Fight FIXED Mafia Mob "Raging Bull" 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371820330930

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

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Ends January 20, 2017 13:48

$67.00
150299

CHARLES MAKLEY John Dillinger Gang Member Criminal Shot & KILLED 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391648294196

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 23, 1934 * Charles Makley shot and killed * John Dillinger gang member * Ohio Penitentiary failed escape The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Dillinger's Pal Slain in Dash; Second Is Shot" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, light toning, some margin wear, but no text loss, otherwise good. wikipedia notes: While waiting for their turn in the electric chair, Makley and Pierpont carved a pair of revolvers from large bars of soap, and blackened them with shoe polish. On September 22, 1934, the two used these props to attempt an escape. They assaulted a guard and freed Clark from his cel... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2017 12:23

$34.00
150219

AL SCARFACE CAPONE Tax Evasion Charge Plea Change MAFIA Mob Boss 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371808637883

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 31, 1931 * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone tax evasion case * Changes plea to Judge H. Wilkerson Page 12 has a one column heading: "CAPONE BEGS A TRIAL AS COURT BARS DEAL" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Al Capone changing his mind and pleading not guilty after learning he may get a hefty jail sentence on the tax evasion charge. This case would eventually lead to his demise. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2017 15:06

$46.00
150048

Jewish Gangster DUTCH SCHULTZ Beer Baron Tax Evasion Trial ENDS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391641756499

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1935 * Dutch Schultz trial ends in a deadlock * Jewish gangster - beer baron - bootlegger The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DEADLOCK OF JURY ENDS SCHULTZ TRIAL; 7 TO 5 AT THE END" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the end of Arthur 'Dutch Schultz' Flegenheimer's trial for income tax evasion that resulted in a jury deadlock. Lengthy text continue inside. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition, small piece torn away at bottom left corner (unrelated), otherwise very nice condition.

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Ends December 31, 2016 15:22

$33.00
149944

GEORGE BUGS MORAN Chicago Gangster & Al Capone Rival Arrest JAIL 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371801632308

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1930 * George "Bugs" Moran arrested * Al 'Scarface' Capone rival in jail * Chicago gangster - gangland war Page 5 has a one column heading: "'Bugs' Moran Seized As Chicago Vagrant" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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.

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Ends December 28, 2016 14:26

$40.00
149887

Mob Head FRANK RIO Chicago Outfit Al Capone Gangster Gunman DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371798980219

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1935 * Gangster Frank Rio death * Al Capone - Chicago Outfit member * St. Valentine's Day Massacre gunman ? Page 26 has a small and somewhat inconspicuous report with one column headings: "Capone Aide, Ill, Dies" "Frank Rio, Gang Boss, Succumbs to Heart Attack" (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2016 12:43

$33.00
149843

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns in ICELAND 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391631345685

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1935 * Prohibition ends in Iceland * Beer returns - legal liquor The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "Iceland Ends Prohibition; Few Drink Excessively" (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 23, 2016 07:11

$33.00
149737

FRANK NITTI Al Capone Hitman SHOT Chicago Police Gangland War 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391626215241

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, December 20, 1932 * Frank Nitti shot by Chicago police * Al Capone henchman - gangsters The top of the front page has a one column heading: "WOUND CAPONE AIDE IN CHICAGO; FIND NAME LIST" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the shooting of famous Al Capone hitman, Frank Nitti, by Chicago police. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 17, 2016 15:38

$39.00
149652

HELEN GILLIS Woman Outlaw & Baby Face Nelson's Widow ARRESTED 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371790343141

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1934 * Woman outlaw Helen Gillis arrested * Baby Face Nelson's widow * Gangster - bank robber The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BABY FACE NELSON'S WIDOW A PRISONER IN BANDIT ROUND-UP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Helen Gillis, widow of American bank robber, Baby Face Nelson. Report continues inside with photo of Gillis. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, al... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2016 15:28

$33.00
148657

Charles PRETTY BOY FLOYD Bank Robber & Public Enemy No. 1 SHOT 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599090546

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1934 * Charles Pretty Boy Floyd * Public enemy No. 1 shot (killed) The top of page 16 has an article headed: "Posses Hunt Floyd In Dense Ohio Woods" "Outlaw Believed to Have Been Wounded in Gun Battle Which Trapped Richetti" (see) Floyd would die of his wounds on this day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends November 17, 2016 13:53

$37.00
148298

MOVIE INDUSTRY EXTORTION Mafia Figure William Morris Bioff Guilty 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391586081693

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOTION PICTURE DAILY, New York, Nov. 7, 1941 * William Morris Bioff & George Brown * Guilty of extortion in the movie industry As the title suggests, this publication is replete with news concerning the movie industry. This issue has a major event on the front page with: "Browne, Bioff Guilty as Charged; Face 30 Years" with related subheads. Running unopposed, George E Brown was elected President of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees of the American Federation of Labor in 1934. His two challengers backed out after allegedly receiving death threats. In 1941, Browne and Willie Morris Bioff were indicted for racketeering on behalf of the Chicago Mafia, and convicted of e... See More  

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Ends November 05, 2016 15:21

$38.00
148264

ST. JOSEPH MO Missouri NEGRO Lynching & Verne C. Miller MURDER 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584754042

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 30, 1933. * Lloyd Warner Negro lynching * St. Joseph MO Missouri * Verne C. Miller slaying * Gangster era gunman - bootlegger The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "MISSOURI OPENS LYNCHING INQUIRY" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the lynching of Negro Lloyd Warner in St. Joseph, Missouri. The back page has a one column heading: "MILLER, GUNMAN, SLAIN IN DETROIT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the murder on Verne C. Miller, prohibition era gunman. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:21

$34.00
148133

1st Ever ARMORED TRUCK Holdup Robbery FLATHEADS GANG Genovese 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371750276769

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, March 12, 1927 * 1st Armored Truck Robbery in U.S. * Flatheads gang The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BANDITS BOMB PAY CARS, FLEE WITH $104, 250" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, small stain in the masthead, a few binding slits along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The Flatheads, also known as Flatheads Family or The Flathead Gang, is a criminal organization currently operating in four cities: New York City, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and Detroit presumably as part of the Genovese crime family. The Flatheads finance their criminal organization by producing vario... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2016 15:00

$33.00
147873

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in Arizona 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391570633164

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1933 * End of Prohibition - repeal * Beer - liquor returns to Arizona The top of the front page has a two column headline: "IOWA VOTES WET, ALSO CONNECTICUT, NEW HAMPSHIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the state of Arizona ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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, li... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:32

$42.00
147249

PROHIBITION ENDING Beer & Liquor Returning RULES Regulations 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391546727240

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1933 * Prohibition in New York ending * Rules & regulations explained The top top of the front page has a one column heading: "BEER CONTROL FIXED. MULROONEY AT HEAD; LEGISLATURE ENDS" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 2. Lengthy text. Coverage on ending of prohibition. 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 rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-qu... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2016 15:20

$34.00
147156

PROHIBITION ENDING Beer & Liquor Returning SENATE PASSES BILL 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371720291696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 17, 1933 * Prohibition ending * Beer returning * Legal liquor The front page has a four column headline: "SENATE VOTES 3.05 BEER AND WINE" with subheads. (see) This led the way for president Roosevelt enacting the beer bill a few days later which legalized the sale of beer and wine. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. More on page 3. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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 su... See More  

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Ends September 25, 2016 14:37

$37.00
146907

JACK Machine Gun McGURN Al Scarface Capone Hit Man ASSASSINATION 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371711053094

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 15, 1936 * Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassination * St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame * Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "'Machine Gun' McGurn Is Slain in Chicago; Linked to St. Valentine 'Massacre' of 1929" (see) McGurn was the main hit man for Al Capone during the gangster heyday of the 1920's. First report coverage here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 subsc... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2016 15:21

$67.00
146844

GAIL HAMILTON Mary Abigail Dodge Women's Temperance Movement 1885 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391533469356

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CUBA PATRIOT, New York, June 18, 1885 * Gail Hamilton - Mary Abigail Dodge * Women's temperance movement Page 3 has a lengthy article headed: "Prohibition" "The Women's Temperance Movement as a Factor in Politics" and more. (see) Text takes up 4 full columns. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2016 07:57

$28.00
145915

GEORGE 'BUGS' MORAN Chicago Prohibition Era Gangster ARRESTED 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501167144

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1946. * George 'Bugs' Moran arrested * Chicago Prohibition Gangster Page 21 has a two column heading: "Moran, Chicago 'Dry' Era Gangster, Held In Kentucky on Ohio Armed Hold-Up Charge" See images for text here. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 05, 2016 15:13

$39.00
145901

MAHATMA GANDHI Death Fast & Al "Scarface" Capone Prison Release ? 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501149828

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1932 * Mahatma Gandhi death fast * Gangster Al Capone * Prison release ? The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI GROWS WEAK; TRUCE THOUGHT NEAR" with subheads. (see) Page 14 has a one column heading: "AL CAPONE MAKES NEW LIBERTY PLEA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 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-qual... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:45

$34.00
145355

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Chicago Beer Baron Gangster's Downfall Told 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391486212353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK AMERICAN, April 3, 1932 * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * Chicago beer baron mob boss * Official story of his downfall The front page has a two column headline: "Dramatic Inside Story of Capone's Conviction Bared" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Capone's downfall continues on page 12 with lengthy text and photo of Capone. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 17, 2016 13:48

$34.00
144257

AL SCARFACE CAPONE Gangland Boss is Atlanta Penitentiary Prisoner 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391458784973

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 6, 1932 * Al Capone enters prison * Tax evasion conviction * Chicago gangster mob boss Page 6 has a one column heading: "AL CAPONE LOSES IDENTITY IN PRISON" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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 edition... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2016 06:53

$38.00
144252

FREDERICK C. BILLARD United States Coast Guard "Rum Patrol" DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391458779976

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 18, 1932 * Frederick C. Billard death * United States Coast Guard * Rum Patrol - prohibition era Page 21 has a one column heading: "ADMIRAL BILLARD, RUM ROW'S FOE, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Frederick C. Billard, commandant of the United States Coast Guard. 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 su... See More  

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Ends June 15, 2016 06:44

$33.00
143494

ISLAND OF CYPRUS Riots Revolution Union w/ Greece BRITISH Occupy 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371605522065

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 23, 1931 * Island of Cyprus riot * Struggle for union w/ Greece * Al 'Scarface' Capone The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Cyprus Mobs Fight for Union With Greece; Britain Rushes Troops by Ships and Planes" (see) First report coverage on the riot & demonstration on the Island of Cyprus for the union with Greece. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Page 9 has a one column heading: "CAPONE HAS HEARING ON SENTENCE TODAY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, w... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2016 13:22

$39.00
143493

Scarface AL CAPONE Guilty of Income Tax Evasion Sentencing DAY OF 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391438273476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 24, 1931 * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * Day of his sentencing (11 years) * The end of his criminal career Page 9 has one column headings that include: "ARGUMENTS PUT OFF SENTENCE OF CAPONE" "Judge After Hearing Duel of Lawyers Says He Will Take Action Today" "Session Bores Gangster" and more. (see) This was the day that Capone would be sentenced to 11 years. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, al... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2016 13:20

$37.00
143361

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION American Legion Votes to End Dry Era 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371601231720

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1931 * Prohibition in the United States * American Legion votes to end it * Wets vs. Drys in Congress The front page has a three column headline: "LEGION DEMANDS DRY LAW REFERENDUM BUT VOTES DOWN NEW BONUS PROPOSAL; HYDE STUDIES BEER AS AID TO FARMING" with many subheads. Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 pr... See More  

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Ends May 15, 2016 10:04

$37.00
143256

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND New York City Gangster Not Guilty Torture 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371599619197

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1931 * Famous New York City gangster * Jack 'Legs' Diamond * Acquitted for torture (assault) The front page has a one column heading: "DIAMOND ACQUITTED OF ASSAULT CHARGE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. 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 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 r... See More  

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Ends May 13, 2016 15:11

$37.00
143168

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Government Audit Reveals Income Tax Problems 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371597957863

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1931 * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * Annual income surfaces * Government audit reveals Page 5 has a one column heading: "Gives Capone Income As $1,641,979 In 1928" with subhead. (see) Was this the beginning of the end for Capone ? He would eventually be tried and convicted if income tax evasion later that year. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 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 t... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2016 14:10

$33.00
142806

PROHIBITION RULED VALID No Beer & Liquor - Dry Law to Continue 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371588102281

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1931 * National Prohibition Act held valid * Eighteenth Amendment argument * Dry law to continue in the U.S. The front page has a one column heading: "DRY LAW HELD VALID BY SUPREME COURT; RULING IS UNANIMOUS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the United States v. Sprague Supreme Court decision with complete text on page 21. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 April 29, 2016 15:03

$75.00
142613

FRANK NITTI Al 'Scarface' Capone's Henchman Guilty TAX EVASION 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391414468121

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 21, 1930 * Frank 'The Enforcer' Nitti * Italian American gangster * Al 'Scarface' Capone hitman * Chicago Outfit Page 5 has a one column heading: "THIRD CAPONE AIDE GUILTY IN TAX CASE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Al 'Scarface' Capone's top henchman, Frank 'The Enforcer' Nitti, pleading guilty of tax evasion. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 23, 2016 13:38

$37.00
142566

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Chicago Beer Baron INCOME TAX Downfall Opens 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371582532661

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 23, 1930 * Al "Scarface" Capone's downfall surfaces * Income tax investigation comes to light * Chicago gangster - mob boss - beer baron Page 2 has a one column heading: "SIFT CAPONE INCOME TO GET BACK TAXES" with subheads. (see) This investigation would be the eventual downfall of the infamous beer baron about a year later. Also mention of the St. Valentine's Day Massacre. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1`st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 22, 2016 15:42

$38.00
142381

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Murder Plot & Stock Market Wall Street Lows 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371576525659

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 8, 1930 * Al 'Scarface' Capone murder plot ? * Chicago gangster - beer baron * Wall Street hits a new low * Great Depression era Page 18 has a one column heading: "Plot To Kill Al Capone Uncovered In Chicago" with subhead. (see) Page 19 has a one column heading: "STOCKS AT NEW LOWS IN WAVE IN SELLING" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the stock market hitting a new low near the beginning of the great depression. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy... See More  

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Ends April 15, 2016 15:01

$34.00
142312

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Irish American Gangster Bootlegger Europe Trip 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371575682233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 1, 1930 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond's trip to Europe * Irish American gangster - prohibition era * SS Belgenland (1914) ocean liner The top of the front page has a two column heading: "'Legs' Diamond Is Aboard Liner Belgenland Wants to Go to Vichy to 'Take Cure,' He Says" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. 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-qua... See More  

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Ends April 14, 2016 14:13

$34.00
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ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE George Bugs Moran vs. Al Capone 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371570276961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1929 * The St. Valentine's Day Massacre * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al Capone * Gangsters - gangland - underworld The front page has one column headings that include: "5 ARRESTS FOLLOW FINDING OF GANG CAR IN CHICAGO SLAYINGS" "Officers Have Established That Moran's Rivals, Not Detectives, Slew His Henchmen" and more. (see) Original reporting on what is probably the most historic event in American gangster history. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2016 14:22

$42.00
141704

Best JOSEPH FILKOWSKI Polish Bootlegger Gangster Mob GETS LIFE 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391391784562

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, Cleveland, Ohio, April 16, 1932 * Gangster Joseph Filkowski * Polish-American bootlegger * Best title to be had The ftpg. has a very bold banner head on longtime Cleveland underworld figure Joe Filkowski: "JOE GETS LIFE TERM", with a photo of him headed: "As Filkowski Hears Mercy Verdict", and subhead: "Filkowski Is Saved From Death Chair" & more. This coverage is likely only to be found in a Cleveland newspaper. Complete in 14 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2016 16:44

$32.00
140225

PROHIBITION ENDS Legal Beer & Liquor Return DRY ERA Closes 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391364537909

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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) 1st report coverage on the official end of prohibition in America. Nice to have in this title which probably had pro-prohibition leanings. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2016 07:20

$78.00
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AL "Scarface" CAPONE Chicago Gangster & FRANK NITTI Arrest 1930 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371530035985

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1930 * Gangster Al "Scarface" Capone * City of Chicago wants him out Page 8 has one column headings: "Florida Restrained From Seizing Capone" "Federal Judge Grants Order Preventing Sheriffs From Molesting Gangster on Arrival" "Federal Judge Indicts Capone 'Treasurer'" and more. Coverage on Al Capone turning himself in to Chicago police after returning to the city from a 10 month prison sentence in Philadelphia. He would never again be able to present himself in public on the Chicago streets. His final arrest would come about a year later. Complete 1st section only with 32 pages, Rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 10, 2016 15:32

$42.00
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JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND New York City Irish GANGSTER Hunted Abroad 1930 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391356483163

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1930 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond hunted * New York City Gangster Page 14 has a one column heading: "BRITISH KEEP WATCH FOR 'LEGS' DIAMOND" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 18, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.

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Ends February 03, 2016 15:39

$28.00
138431

MICHAEL ABBATEMARCO "Mike Shots" Brooklyn Gangster Murder 1928 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391323611853

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 7, 1928 * Michael "Mike Shots" Abbatemarco * Brooklyn gangster assassination hit * Frankie Yale organization leader The front page has a one column heading: "UALE GANG LEADER SLAIN LIKE HIS CHIEF" with subheads that include: "Abbatemarco Shot Four Times in Quiet Brooklyn Street by Gunman in Auto With Him" and more. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of Brooklyn gangster, Michael "Mike Shots" Abbatemarco, during the prohibition era. 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 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition th... See More  

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Ends December 18, 2015 15:00

$37.00
138309

HERBERT HOOVER Wars On Gangsters Gangland AL Scarface CAPONE Era 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371488260486

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, November 26, 1930. * President Herbert Hoover * Declares war on gangsters * Al "Scarface" Capone era The front page has a one column heading: "PRESIDENT DEMANDS WAR ON GANGSTERS; PUTS DUTY ON STATES" with subheads. (see) Great depression era when Al "Scarface" Capone was in power. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 &... See More  

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Ends December 16, 2015 15:37

$47.00
138159

Early AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Prohibition Era Gangland Gangster War 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371485344124

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1928 * Early Al Capone report * Chicago gangster war * Alcohol - beer - prohibition era Page 21 has small one column headings that include: ""Liquor Empire" Revealed "Capone Caused Uale Murder to Aid Huge Alcohol Plan, Police Hold" "Capone To Be Questioned" and more. (see) Reporting on Capone this early are somewhat rare, prior to the St. Valentine's Day massacre. 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, li... See More  

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Ends December 12, 2015 09:01

$46.00
136881

Gangster Boss AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Protects Chicago Businessman 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391286465378

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1928 * Early Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * As protector of Chicago businessman The front page has one column headings that include: "CHICAGO FIRM MAKES GUNMAN A PARTNER" "Old Business Concern Takes In Scarface Al Capone as a Protector" and more. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the "rag edition", printed on very high quality newsprint for libraries & other institutions, nice condition.

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Ends November 05, 2015 14:14

$44.00
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Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER GANG Flint Michigan Bank ROBBERY Holdup 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391285328654

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1934 * John Dillinger gang * Flint, Michigan bank robbery Page 3 has one column headings: "$30,000 RAID IS LAID TO DILLINGER GANG" "Presence of Leader Himself in Foray on Bank at Flint, Mich., Is Doubted" "Woman One Of The Band" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2015 14:29

$48.00
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