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184698

re. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION John Adams vs. Thomas Jefferson VOTES 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961823805

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Dec. 26, 1796  * re. 1796 United States presidential election Page 3 has a very brief report on the votes for President from Virginia, noting the count for Jefferson, Sam Adams, Clinton, Washington, John Adams, Pinckney, and Burr. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, very handsome masthead, binding holes at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:10

$56.00
184697

Very RARE 19th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania SPORTS Vol. 1 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241378678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING ITEM, Philadelphia, March 19, 1892  * Very rare publication A quite rare title, the first we have seen and this is the vol. 1 #7 issue. The Library of Congress has no record of it, and Gregory's "Union List of American Newspapers" has no mention of this title. The masthead is large & features vignettes of many sports. A folio size, 8 page newspaper totally focused on the sporting world from baseball to water polo to boxing to shooting, to billiards to bicycling and everything in between.  Several of the column heads have graphics. Never bound nor trimmed, several discrete archival mends at folds & margins, good condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:09

$275.00
184696

Rare 18th Century PROVIENCE RI Rhode Island w/ Nice Masthead 1797 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961823147

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: UNITED STATES CHRONICLE, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 19, 1797  * Rare 18th century publication w/ nice masthead One of the more handsome mastheads of  the 18th century. Various news tidbits include: "...that La Fayette is at liberty & that his son, who has resided with Gen. Washington, is about departing for Europe in consequence of receiving this pleasing intelligence." Another item begins: "The story of the rebellion at the Natchez appears to have originated in information received by Gen. Wilkinson..." with more. Four pages, never-trimmed margins various foxing, due to a printing flaw bits of the top line of pages 2 & 3 are affected.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:09

$48.00
184695

GEORGE WASHINGTON John Adams & Thomas Jefferson Acts of Congress 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961822833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 23, 1793  * George Washington * John Adams * Thomas Jefferson Over half of the front pages is taken up with two Acts of Congress, each one signed in block type by the President, Vice President, & Secretary of State: Go. Washington, John Adams, and Th. Jefferson. Page 3 begins with: "Interesting Intelligence" on the beheading of Louis XVI, the type larger than typical to highlight its significance. It reads in part: "...now in our power to confirm the disagreeable tidings...to the publick, of the decolation [beheading] of LOUIS XVI, late King of  the French...the Captain of which assured him that the King was beheaded." Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:09

$85.00
184694

TELEGRAPH INVENTION Samuel Morse Code Electromagnetic Experiments 1842 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961820176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 24, 1842  * Samuel Morse * Telegraph invented The bottom of the back page has a report headed: "Electro Magnetic Telegraph" which includes: "...states that S. F. B. Morse, of New York, is now exhibiting to committees appointed by congress to examine the subject, his invention by which two persons, however distant, may converse with each other. There is every probability that he will be afforded the means of fully testing its practicability. It would be a wonderful improvement indeed, if effected." And what an understatement that was. This was the beginning of distant communication which continues to evolve to this day. Other articles of interest within this issue include th... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:06

$57.00
184693

SLAVES Slavery Advertisements & SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241370859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Aug. 25, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (2) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 13 illustrated ship ads and 1 runaway slave ad. One more on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in good condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:05

$38.00
184692

MAUNA LOA Hawaiian Islands Volcano 23d Bomb Squadron BOMBING 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241368229

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 28, 1935 * Mauna Loa volcano bombed * 23d Bomb Squadron warplanes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ARMY FLIERS BOMB MAUNA LOA CRATER TO TURN ASIDE LAVA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes:  On 27 December 1935, the Mauna Loa volcano on the island of Hawaii erupted, threatening the city of Hilo. Six Keystones of the 23d used precision bombing tactics to drop twenty 600-pound bombs in the path of the volcano’s lava flow, thus saving the city of Hilo by diverting the lava away from the city.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:05

$48.00
184691

FINAL DAYS of the American Civil War Lee's Surrender Close 3/30/1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961818478

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 30, 1865 * Final day s of the American Civil War * Surrender of Robert E. Lee close Page 4 has various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images here. Complete in 4 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:04

$28.00
184690

NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH vs. Army Cadets NCAA College Football 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961818128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, November 17, 1935 * Army Cadets vs. Notre Dame * NCAA college football tie The front page of this section has a five column headline: "ARMY, NOTRE DAME TIE, 6-6" with subhead. First report coverage continues inside with 2 related photos and lineups. Complete section 2 only, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:04

$40.00
184689

MUNICH AGREEMENT Adolph Hitler & Neville Chamberlain NAZIS Signs 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961817606

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, September 30, 1938 * Munich Agreement signed * Adolph Hitler - Neville Chamberlain * Sudetenland - Czechoslovakia concedes The front page has a nice banner headline: "ENGLAND AND GERMANY AGREE NEVER TO FIGHT EACH OTHER" with various subheads that include: "Czechs Concede; Troops Of Reich Enter Tomorrow" and more. Nice for display. Complete with 40 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:04

$82.00
184688

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Cosmic Rays Letter to the Editor 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241363991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1932 * Nikola Tesla * Father of Radio Physics & more Page 20 under "Letters to the Editor" are small one column headings: "THE TESLA EXPERIMENTS" "Further Light Is Sought on Conclusions Regarding the Cosmic Ray" See images for text here. 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 these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:03

$48.00
184687

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Irish Prohibition Gangster Liquor CONVICTION 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961815190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 9, 1931 * Gangster Jack 'Legs' Diamond convicted * USS Akron (ZRS-4) maiden launch The top of the front page has a three column headline: "JACK DIAMOND GUILTY ON TWO RUM COUNTS, HIS ASSISTANT ON ONE" with subheads. (see) Also on the front page is: "WORLD'S LARGEST AIRSHIP IS CHRISTENED THE AKRON BY MRS HERBERT HOOVER" with subheads. Complete with 40+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:02

$57.00
184686

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Gangster BOOTLEGGING Prohibition Jail Sentence 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241357219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 13, 1931 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond * Irish American gangster * Bootlegging jail sentence The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DIAMOND DRAWS FOUR-YEAR TERM; ALSO FINED $11,000" with subheads. (see) Complete with 24 pages, light toning at the margins, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:01

$42.00
184685

Comic Actor CHARLIE CHAPLIN Meets India MAHATMA GANDHI in London 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961813623

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 23, 1931 * Comedian actor Charlie Chaplin * Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "WHO IS CHAPLIN? GANDHI ASKS AS CHARLIE CALLS" with subhead. (see) Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on Charlie Chaplin meeting Mahatma Gandhi in London, England. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:01

$40.00
184684

Best SID LUCKMAN Chicago Bears NFL Football Breaks 6 Pass Records 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241350433

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, November 15, 1943 * Quarterback Sid Luckman - Chicago Bears * Sets six records - best publication to have (rare) The front page of this section has a seven column headline: "BEARS ROUT GIANTS, 56-7; LUCKMAN SETS PASS RECORD" with subheads, lineups, photo and stats. Great to have in this famous Chicago publication, rare a such. Complete section 2 (sports) only with all 14 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:00

$52.00
184683

JULIUS STREICHER Antisemtic Jewish Jews Foe Nazi Party Leader CAPTURE 1945 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241349978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 24, 1945 * Julius Streicher captured * Anti Jewish - Jews leader * Nazi Party member The front page has a one column heading: "STREICHER, FOE OF JEWS, SEIZED BY JEWISH YANK" with subhead and small photo. (see) Complete with 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes and minor wear at the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Julius Streicher was a member of the Nazi Party. He was the founder and publisher of the virulently antisemitic newspaper Der Stürmer, which became a central element of the Nazi propaganda machine. His publishing firm also released three antisemitic books for children, including the 1938 Der Giftpilz (translated ... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:00

$44.00
184682

Aviator RICHARD E. BYRD Airplane Flight over Antarctic STORY Told 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241349524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1929. * Richard Byrd's Antarctica expedition * Story of his flight told by him The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BYRD TELLS OF SCENE AT SOUTH POLE WHERE HE DROPPED AMERICAN FLAG; 15 BELOW ZERO ON THE VAST PLATEAU" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 3. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 64 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:00

$42.00
184681

BABE RUTH & Col. Jacob Ruppert New York Yankees Contract Dispute 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961811410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 18, 1933 * Babe Ruth & Colonel Jacob Ruppert * New York Yankees contract dispute * Next to last year in New York The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "RUTH TURNS DOWN $50,000 SALARY FOR SEASON" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:59

$48.00
184680

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION Fight Wets vs. Drys in Chicago Illinois 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241348429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 11, 1931 * Prohibition in the United States * Wests vs. Drys in Illinois votes The front page has a nice banner headline: "STATE DRY ACT REPEAL VOTED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Nice to have from Chicago, known for its crime during prohibition. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:59

$48.00
184679

SERGEANTS' REVOLT Havana Cuban Revolution of 1933 Military coup d'etat Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961809789

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. Sept. 5, 1933 * Sergeants' Revolt * Cuban Revolution * Coup d'etat The front page has a nice banner headline: "Cuban Army Revolts; U.S. Warships Sent" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.  Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:58

$44.00
184678

SAMUEL INSULL Electrical Infrastructure Business Magnate DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961808987

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., July 16, 1938 * Samuel Insull death * Business magnate * Electrical infrastructure The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Insull Dies Today Of Heart Attack" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:58

$57.00
184677

BURGOO KING American Thoroughbred Racehorse Wins KENTUCKY DERBY 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961808430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 8, 1932 * Burgoo King wins Kentucky Derby * American Thoroughbred racehorse The front page has a five column heading: "40,000 See Burgoo King Win Derby" with subheads. The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "BURGOO KING'S TIME 3 2-5 SECONDS BEHIND RECORD" with subheads and related photo. Page 3 of this section has a nice full page pictorial. (see) Complete with all sections (60+ pages), rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:58

$72.00
184676

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON w/ Map Bowling Green Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241346899

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 18, 1862  * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Bowling Green, Kentucky One column Civil War heads on page 5 include: "SURRENDER OF FORT DONELSON" "A Desperate Three Days' Fight" "Heavy Losses on Both Sides" "Bravery and Heroism of Our Troops" "They Fight Like Veterans" Unconditional Surrender of the Rebels" "Three Generals and 15,000 Men Prisoners  Three Thousand Horses Captured" "20,000 Stand of Arms Taken" "Also, 48 Field pieces, 17 Guns, and Commissary Stores". Other reports are "Evacuation of Bowling Green" "Pursuit of the Rebels" "The Bridges and Railroad Destroyed" "part of Bowling Green Burned" "The Rebel Forces in Retreat" "Gen. Buell Going in Person with 80,000 Men to the Cumberland" and... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:57

$34.00
184675

BOB FELLER Opening Day NO HITTER Cleveland Indians MLB Baseball 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241346619

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, April 17, 1940  * Famous Pitcher Bob Feller  * Opening day no hitter pitched * Cleveland Indians baseball Page 2B has a three column heading: "Feller's No-Hitter Writes a Page in History of Baseball" with subhead. (see) Also a related editorial with photo of Feller. (see) Complete with 30+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:57

$62.00
184674

SNOW WHITE Walt Disney Opening Day REVIEW w/ Dopey Illustration 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961806534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1938  * Snow White and the seven dwarfs * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review Page 21 contains a very nice, detailed, and lengthy review of the new animated feature-length movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs", the very first by Walt Disney. The very favorable review begins: "Sheer fantasy, delightful, gay and altogether captivating, touched the screen yesterday when Walt Disney's long-awaited feature-length cartoon of the Grimm fairy tale, "Show White and the Seven Dwarfs" had its local premiere at the Radio City Music Hall. Let your fears be quieted at once: Mr. Disney and his amazing technical crew have outdone themselves..." with more (photos show only port... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:56

$137.00
184673

Best HUNTER BROTHERS Airplane City of Chicago Flight Time Record 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961806203

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 5, 1930 * Airplane endurance record flight  * "City of Chicago"- Stinson SM-1 Detroiter * John and Kenneth Hunter * Best title to be had ? - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "END FLIGHT; 23 DAYS IN AIR" with subheads. Three related photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the airplane endurance record flight broken by the Hunter brothers, beating the Curtiss Robin "St. Louis" flown by Dale Jackson and Forest O'Brine in 1929. Great to have in this Chicago publication, the city where this event took place. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes ... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:56

$62.00
184672

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Electricity to Live Long Life ? 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961805956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1933  * Nikola Tesla's health is terrific * Father of Radio Physics & more One column headings on page 19 include: "DR. TESLA, AT 77, SELDOM SLEEPS" "Inventor Says His Health and Mind Are Better Than Ever--Expects to Live Beyond 140" "Working On A New Steel" and more. A nice item on the noted Nikola Tesla, considered the father of radio (see Wikipedia). Complete in 38 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:55

$62.00
184671

Woman Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Marriage Weds George Putnam 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961805803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, February 8, 1931. * Amelia Earhart * George Putnam * Marriage - Weds The front page has a one column heading: "Miss Earhart, Ocean Flyer, Putnam, Wed" Related photo on page 5. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:55

$40.00
184670

FALL OF ROME ITALY Liberation by Allies U.S. TROOPS 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241344521

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, June 5, 1944 * Fall of Rome, Italy  - liberated by the allies * D-Day invasion of France 1 day away * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline: "ROME FALLS; ALLIES PRESS FLEEING FOE"  with related photo. (see) Report is on page 3. Incomplete issue containing 14 of the 32 pages, good condition. Note: It's very uncommon to find these famous tabloid publications from this era.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:54

$33.00
184669

EINSTEIN-ROSEN BRIDGE Wormhole Spacetime General Relativity Theory1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241343694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 5, 1935 * Albert Einstein & Nathan Rosen bridge * Wormhole - spacetime - unified theory The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Einstein in Vast New Theory Links Atom and Stars in Unified Theory" with subhead. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:54

$57.00
184668

USS PANAY INCIDENT American Gunboat Yangtze River China PHOTOS 1938 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961804421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, Jan. 2, 1938 * USS Panay incident photos * Yangtze River, Nanjing, China This rotogravure section only has six front page photos related to the USS Panay incident in China. (see) Page 3 has five more related photos. Two full page pictorials regarding this event. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, good condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:53

$45.00
184636

MIKE TYSON Become Youngest World Heavyweight BOXING Champion Ever 1986 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373232641748

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 23, 1986 * Mike Tyson vs. Trevor Berbick * Heavyweight boxing title fight * "Judgement Day" knockout The front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Tyson Knocks Out Berbick in Second to Earn WBC Title" with related photo. First report coverage continues on page 15 of this section with another related photo. (see) This was when Tyson became the youngest World heavyweight boxing champion ever. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 84 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 24, 2020 07:33

$78.00
184635

OCCUPATION OF JAPAN Begins USS Missouri Enters Tokyo Bay 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373232640357

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, August 29, 1945 * U.S. occupation of Japan begins * General William Halsey Jr. * USS Missouri (Big Mo) enters Tokyo Bay The top half of the front page is taken up with a nice, displayable headline: "HALSEY SAILS FLAGSHIP INTO TOKYO BAY" Coverage on the initial occupation Japan with the United States Navy entering Tokyo Bay on page 3. The official signing of surrender would take place on board the USS Missouri a few days later. Incomplete issue containing 10 of the 56 pages, light toning and minor wear at margins, nice for display as such. Note: It's very uncommon to find these famous tabloid publications from this era.

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Ends October 24, 2020 07:33

$28.00
184634

COLONEL JIMMY STEWART Hollywood Film Actor WWII Welcome Home PHOTO1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392956916812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, Sept. 1, 1945 * Jimmy Stewart - World War II * American Hollywood movie actor * Welcome home after war w/ photo The front page has a photo showing Jimmy Stewart getting a heroes welcome with heading: "Colonel Jimmy Comes Home" (see) Incomplete issue containing 10 of the 24 pages, good condition. Note: It's very uncommon to find these famous tabloid publications from this era.

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Ends October 24, 2020 07:32

$33.00
184633

Rare 18th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania w/ Ads 1795 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392956916464

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 16, 1795 * Rare 18th century American publication Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements. Four pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends October 24, 2020 07:32

$34.00
184632

CAROLE LANDIS American Film Actress Drug Overdose SUICIDE Death 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392956915871

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1948 * Carole Landis suicide death * American Film and stage actress * "The Ping Girl" "The Chest" Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that reads: "Carole Landis, 29, Is Found Dead With a Suicide Note in Next Room" First report coverage continues on page 13 with photo. Landis dies of an intentional drug overdose. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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. Giv... See More  

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Ends October 24, 2020 07:32

$72.00
184631

United States Yacht ENTERPRISE Wins Sailing Auld Mug AMERICA'S CUP1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392956915690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1930. * U.S. Yacht Enterprise vs. Shamrock V * America's Cup victory * Ruth Alexander death The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ENTERPRISE WINS SERIES AND AMERICA KEEPS CUP; HIS LAST TRY, SAYS LIPTON" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 27 with two photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 24, 2020 07:31

$45.00
184630

Rare SLAVES Slavery Advertisements & SHIPS 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392956914733

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 24, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (4) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 9 illustrated ship ads and 2 slavery related ads. Page 3 has another and the back page has one more. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, a little minor damp staining, generally very nice.

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Ends October 24, 2020 07:30

$37.00
184628

TULSA RACE RIOT Greenwood Community Oklahoma Massacre Negroes War 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373231296235

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 3, 1921  * Tulsa race riot massacre * African-American Greenwood community The front has a one column heading: "Tulsa To Raise Half Million To Aid Negroes"  with subhead. (see) Thirty-two pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should handled with care. wikipedia notes: The Tulsa race riot, also known as the 1921 race riot, The night that Tulsa died, the Tulsa Race War, or the Greenwood riot, was a massacre during a large-scale civil disorder confined mainly to the racially segregated Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA on May 31, 1921. During the 16 hours of rioting, over 800 people were admitted to local hospitals with injuries, an estimated 10,000 were left homele... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2020 15:33

$44.00
184627

Plot of ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S ASSASSINATION w/ John Wilkes Booth 1865 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373231278837

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 23, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination plot * John Wilkes Booth & Jefferson Davis The ftpg. has an article: "The Conspiracy--An Interview Between Booth & Davis" with details of the meeting, beginning: "Booth commenced by saying that a plan was formed by parties in the Northern States & Canada, friends of the Confederacy, to capture or to assassinate Mr. Lincoln..." with much more fascinating text. This is followed by yet another intriguing article: "The Would-Be Assassin--His Arrival in Washington--Personal Appearance" which related to an advertisement which appeared in the "Selma Advertiser" the previous year which was essentially an ad offering $1000 to someone to: "...cause the lives of Abrah... See More  

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$52.00
184626

Russian SPUTNIK 1 Artificial Satellite Success Space Race Begins 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373231277446

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, October 7, 1957  * Sputnik 1 in orbit - success * World's 1st orbiting artificial satellite * Space race begins A report in the space race, with a banner headline abovethe masthead: "RUSSIAN EXPERT TELLS OF 'MOON'" with subheads and related photo. This event shocked the American scientific community and sufficiently scared the Americans into an all-out space race. There was great fear at the time of Soviet dominance of space and the potential use of satellites for military purposes (see hyperlink for much more). Complete 1st section only with 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the central fold, and margins, generally nice.

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$58.00
184625

USS AKRON ZRS-4 Helium Rigid U.S. Navy Airship CRASH Disaster 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373231276337

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 4, 1933  * Crash of the USS Akron (ZRS-4) The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "AIRSHIP AKRON LOST; 73 DIE?" with subheads. A few related photos are on the back page. An early first report as the fate of the airship and it's passengers were still unknown at the time of publication. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this world famous newspaper. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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$78.00
184624

TY COBB Detroit Tigers "The Georgia Peach" Baseball Great DEATH 1961 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, July 18, 1961  * Ty Cobb death (1st report) * Detroit Tigers * Major league baseball MLB The top of page 4 has a headline that reads: "Ty Cobb Leaves Fantastic Legacy" (see) Complete it 6 pages, small library stamp within masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2020 15:19

$56.00
184608

GLORIA VANDERBILT Reunites with her Mother for Weekend w/ PHOTO 1934 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 23, 1934 * "Little Gloria" reunites with mother * Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "VANDERBILT CHILD AND MOTHER SHOP" with subheads and related photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2020 09:04

$38.00
184607

GARI MELCHERS Julius Garibaldi American Artist Naturalism DEATH 1932 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1932 * Gari Melchers death * American artist Page 21 has a one column heading: "GARI MELCHERS, NOTED ARTIST, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Julius Garibaldi Melchers, American artist who was  one of the leading proponents of naturalism. 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 advertisement 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... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2020 09:03

$38.00
184606

BATTLE OF TRIPOLI Italo-Turkish War Italy Navy Ottoman Empire 1911 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, Oct. 5, 1911 * Battle of Tripoli (1911) * Italo-Turkish War - Libya * Kingdom of Italy * Ottoman Empire The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Big Italian Battleship Reported to Have Been Destroyed by Turkish Mine Off Tripoli and With Great Loss of Life" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Complete with all 10 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends October 23, 2020 09:03

$40.00
184605

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY Published by Isaiah Thomas 1795 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392955736120

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Worcester, Massachusetts, July 8, 1795 * 18th century American publication Published  by Isaiah Thomas, perhaps the most famous printer of the 18th century, and whose collection became the foundation of the American Antiquarian Society. Handsome masthead makes this a displayable newspaper. Four pages, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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$35.00
184604

BELFAST RIOTS Cork Dublin Ireland Gangs Irish War of Independence 1920 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 27, 1920 * Belfast, Cork, Dublin, Ireland riots * Irish War of Independence The front page has a nice banner headline: "NEW RIOTING IN BELFAST" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends October 23, 2020 09:02

$40.00
184603

MUHAMMAD ALI Cassius Clay vs. Sonny Liston Boxing TITLE Win Photos1964 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., February 26, 1964  * Cassius Clay - Muhammad Ali * Famous heavyweight boxing match * Sonny Liston defeated This issue reports one of the more notable events in boxing history, as 22 year-old Cassius Clay wins the heavyweight title by a surprise victory over Sonny Liston. Not much needs to be said about Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali after conversation to the Nation of Islam later in 1964) as he remains one of the more colorful personalities in the world of sports. In 1999 Sports Illustrated  crowned him "Sports Personality of the Century", which says it all. The front page has a photo of Clay in his famous pose  with small heading: "I Am The Greatest" (see) The top of page 8 has a six col... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2020 09:01

$98.00
184602

1st White House SWIMMING POOL Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 3, 1933 * 1st White House swimming pool built * President Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR Page 15 has a two column heading: "White House Pool Ready for Roosevelt; He Thanks Workmen for 'a Splendid Job'" with photo of the 1st swimming pool ever built in the White House. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2020 09:01

$40.00
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