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147457

ELBE DAY Soviet & American Troops Historic Germany MEETING 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371731430473

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, April 27, 1945 * United States Army join Russian troops in Germany * Elbe Day - historic meeting - World War II The front page has a terrific banner headline above the masthead: "JUNCTURE" in bold lettering with: "75 MILES SOUTH OF BERLIN with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the historic meeting of American GIs and Soviet forces on the Elbe River at Torgau, Germany. Great for display. Other news of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends October 08, 2016 14:55

$56.00
147349

ST. PETER MN Nicollet Co. Minnesota Insane Asylum FIRE Disaster 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391553613504

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EASTON DAILY EXPRESS, Pennsylvania, November 16, 1880 * St. Peter MN Minnesota * Insane asylum fire disaster Page 3 has an article headed: "A Terrible Disaster" "Burning Of A State Insane Asylum - Loss Of Life And Property" (see) Complete in 4 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2016 04:42

$29.00
147345

THE HUSTLER Paul Newman & Jackie Gleason Earliest Movie Film AD ? 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391553184071

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOTION PICTURE DAILY, New York, September 19, 1961 * "The Hustler" movie debut ad * Paul Newman & Jackie Gleason A small-size newspaper focused entirely on the movie industry, the prime feature being a full back page advertisement for the upcoming movie "The Hustler", starring Paul Newman and Jackie Gleason. This famous film would make it's debut a week later. Could this be the earliest advertisement for this film in any publication ? Six pages, printed on coated stock paper, nice condition.

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Ends October 06, 2016 15:23

$27.00
147344

DAG HAMMARSKJOLD Swedish UN Diplomat Airplane Crash DEATH 1961 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391553180975

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, September 18, 1961 * Dag Hammarskjold killed * United Nations diplomat * Nobel Prize recipient The top of the front page has a banner headline: "Congo Air Crash Claims U.N.'s Dag Hammarskjold" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the airplane crash that killed Swedish diplomat, Dag Hammarskjold. Other news of the day. Complete in 6 pages, a little spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends October 06, 2016 15:19

$34.00
147343

1984 RICHARD PETTY 200th Victory Ronald Reagan DAYTONA Photo NASCAR Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391553180467

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 5, 1984 * Richard Petty's 200th win * Firecracker 400 - Daytona * NASCAR The front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "President Sees Petty Win 200th" First report coverage continues inside this section with a two column photo of Richard Petty being congratulated by President Ronald Reagan (see photos). This was Richard Petty's 200th career victory, and would also be his last. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 9 sections & 100+ pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 06, 2016 15:18

$43.00
147342

CHINESE MASSACRE Chinatown Los Angeles CA California MOB 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371729957576

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHARLESTON DAILY NEWS, South Carolina, October 28, 1871 * Chinese massacre * Chinatown * Brigham Young verdict The front page has a very brief article with small heading: "Plundering The Heathen Chinee" Short coverage on the Chinese massacre of 1871 in Los Angeles, California. Other news of the day. Complete in 4 pages, very minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 06, 2016 15:17

$28.00
147334

First AIRPLANE TRAVEL Brooklyn Dodgers Bums MLB Baseball Team 1940 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371729952211

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1940 * Brooklyn Dodgers 1st team to fly * MLB baseball airplane travel The sport's section (page 30) has one column headings: "DODGERS TRAVEL TO CHICAGO BY AIR" "Two Planes Transport Entire Squad From St. Louis--Team Home Tomorrow" First report coverage on the first time a MLB baseball team flew by airplane which was the Brooklyn Dodgers. 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 48 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 ... See More  

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Ends October 06, 2016 15:06

$39.00
147278

JUDY GARLAND Wizard of Oz Actress & Singer 1st Mention 1935 New York Times News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371724498730

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 16, 1935 * Actress & singer Judy Garland * Wizard of Oz movie fame This is an interesting newspaper for any Judy Garland collector, as this is the very first appearance of her name (as Judy Garland) in the prestigious New York Times. Page 20 has a daily list of "Today On the Radio" and among the hundreds of listings is: "9:30 WEAF--Young Orchestra; Play--The Valiant, With Wallace Beery; Patsy Kelly, Commedienne; Allen Jones, Judy Garland, Songs; Bill Tilden; Sigmund Spaeth" being a very inconspicuous report. This was four years before she would find stardom in "The Wizard of Oz." Other news, sports and and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, rag editi... See More  

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Ends September 30, 2016 15:49

$60.00
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
147247

AMELIA EARHART Receives Harmon Trophy for Aviation Airplane Feat 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371723737278

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1933 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * Harmon Trophy presentation Page 3 has a small one column heading: "Amelia Earhart Honored" "Receives Award Harmon Trophy for Transatlantic Flight" See image for brief report here. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 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 ... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2016 15:18

$33.00
147239

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Battle of Kessler's Cross Lanes 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391546713680

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, August 29, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Kessler's Cross Lanes This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 29, 2016 15:00

$28.00
147221

Rare 17th Century EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS 1641 Paris FRANCE French Old Periodical


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391546511953

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GAZETTE, Paris, France, February 23, 1641 (date is in the imprint at the bottom of the back page). * Earliest of newspapers to be had This extremely early newspaper is filled with news reports with datelines from throughout Europe, including Naples, Rome, Nuremberg, Frankfort, Amsterdam, Cologne, with the back two pages containing reports from France. There are no advertisements. This was the very first regular newspaper published in France, started in 1631 by Théophraste Renaudot but with influential backing by the powerful Cardinal de Richelieu. All the text is in French with the first letter of "Gazette" very decorative & the first letter of the text highly embellished. Eigh... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2016 09:38

$360.00
147208

CORRINE ROOSEVELT ROBINSON Theodore's Sister Poet Writer DEATH 1933 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391546489815

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 18, 1933 * Corrine Roosevelt Robinson death * American poet, writer and lecturer * Younger sister of Theodore Roosevelt The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "CORRINE ROBINSON DIES AT AGE OF 71" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends September 29, 2016 09:08

$34.00
147202

Dalton Gang Confession, Guglielmo Marconi Telegraph - 1899 Historic Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371723493826

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, March 29, 1899 * Dalton Gang Member Confesses * Guglielmo Marconi's Telegraph experiments Page 2 has a report: "Telegraphing Without Wires" which reports one of Marconi's early, successful experiments in radio transmission with a message sent across the English Channel (see). Pg. 2 also has; "OUTLAW'S CONFESSION" "May Save Two Innocents Serving Life Sentences For Murder" "An Organized Band of Robbers" "Who, According to the Confession of a Member of the Gang, Have Been Guilty of Many of the Crimes Charged Against the Dalton Boys...". Eight pages, rejoined at the spine, some old tape stain near the spine. Somewhat fragile & must be handled car... See More  

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Ends September 29, 2016 08:55

$48.00
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
147152

TROY NY New York Clothing Factory Sewing Girls FIRE Disaster 1896 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371720287961

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, February 18, 1896 * Troy, New York * Clothing factory fire * Sewing girls disaster The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "TERRIBLE FIRE IN TROY" "Started In A Building Where 300 Girls Were At Work" and more (see) Twenty pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends September 25, 2016 14:29

$33.00
147139

LOU GEHRIG New York Yankees Baseball 2 HR Home Runs w/ PHOTO 1930 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391543061235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30, 1930 * Lou Gehrig "Iron Horse" * New York Yankees - Yanks * Home runs w/ photo The sport's section (page 18) has a five column headline: "Two Homers by Gehrig Help Yankees Rout Athletics" with subheads, photo and box scores. (see) Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2016 14:59

$40.00
147126

Rare CHIEF BENDER World Series Philadelphia Athletics WIN Giants 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371718685069

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, October 11, 1913 * World Series of baseball (game 4) * New York Giants vs. Philadelphia Athletics * Chief Bender wins 2nd game of series The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "BENDER WINS AGAIN" "Macks Increase Lead" "Giants Fight Vigorously" and more with box scores and photo. (see) Coverage continues inside with three related photos. Complete in 20 pages, evenly toned, small label within masthead, minor margin wear, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends September 23, 2016 14:57

$52.00
147104

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR Pre Battle of Buena Vista U.S. Army 1847 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391541586704

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 1, 1847 * Pre Battle of Buena Vista * Mexican-American War Page 2 has much good content on the Mexican War with column heads: "Important From the Army" "Victoria Taken by Col. Kinney--Rumors of a Battle at Saltillo--Col. May Attacked & his Rear Guard Taken Prisoners..." "Mexican View of the War" "Gen. Taylor & his Enemies--Payne of Alabama--Corwin's Speech..." "War Movements". Four pages, small piece from the spine does not affect mentioned content, generally nice condition.

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Ends September 23, 2016 07:22

$37.00
147097

LABOR DAY HURRICANE Florida Tropical Cyclone Storm S.S. DIXIE 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391541578720

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 5, 1935 * The strongest U.S. hurricane hits the South * The Labor Day Hurricane - tropical cyclone The front page has a three column headline: "HURRICANE TOLL EXCEEDS 200; 164 TAKEN FROM THE DIXIE WHEN GALE HALTS RESCUES" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. 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. Given the subscript... See More  

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Ends September 23, 2016 07:08

$34.00
147092

RUTH ELDER 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight Attempt 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371718422309

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, October 12, 1927 * Ruth Elder - Woman aviator & actress * 1st Transatlantic flight try (Woman) The front page has a one column heading: "FLORIDA GIRL FLYER IS SEEN OVER ATLANTIC" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 23, 2016 06:54

$33.00
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
146905

SIR WILLIAM ROBERTSON 1st Baronet British Army Field Marshal DEATH1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371711050539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 13, 1933 * Sir William Robertson, 1st Baronet death * Chief of the General Staff (United Kingdom) * British Army - Field Marshall The front page has a one column heading: "ROBERTSON DIES, 72; BRITISH WAR LEADER" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside with photo. 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers ... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2016 15:19

$33.00
146904

Reverend Orator THOMAS DE WITT TALMAGE Bible Spiritual Sermon 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371711048820

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CUBA PATRIOT, December 10, 1885 * Reverend Thomas De Witt Talmage Page 3 has an article headed: "TALMAGE'S SERMON" with subheads. (see) Text takes up almost 3 full columns. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, generally in nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2016 15:17

$28.00
146889

AL JOLSON The Jazz Singer - Comedian Actor DEATH w/ Photos 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391533749174

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 24, 1950 * Al Jolson death (1st report) * "The Jazz Singer" fame * Singer - comedian actor Just below the fold on the front page are one column heads: "AL JOLSON DEAD AFTER KOREA TOUR" "Noted Singer of Stage, Screen Has Heart Attack as he Plays Cards---Was 64" with text which carries over to page 26. It is on page 26 where the bulk of the report is found including a much larger headline: "Al Jolson Dies in San Francisco After Tour of Korea" and two photos of him, on in Black-face (see). Complete in 60 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint primarily for institutional holdings. Great condition.

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Ends September 14, 2016 14:55

$49.00
146883

MAHATMA GANDHI Civil Disobedience Program INDIA & British 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371711025510

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1931 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi * Civil Disobedience * The Mahatma The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI CHIEFS ORDER CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE TO CONTINUE IN INDIA" 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 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 subscri... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2016 14:46

$40.00
146848

Mutineer RICHARD PARKER (Sailor) Execution President John Adams 1797 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391533472777

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Sept. 6, 1797 * Richard Parker execution for mutiny * President John Adams The front page has: "Execution of Parker, the Mutineer", a rather infamous British sailor who was executed for his role as president of the so-called "Floating Republic", a naval mutiny in the Royal Navy (see hyperlink for much more). Also an address to the President from the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, with his response signed in type: John Adams. Four pages, loss to a lower corner, some wear at folds, foxing.

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Ends September 14, 2016 08:02

$38.00
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
146843

Best NEW YORK GIANTS Win NFL Pro Football Title vs. Chicago Bears 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391533468985

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 31, 1956 * NFL football championship game (1st report) * New York Giants vs. Chicago Bears Near the bottom of the front page is a small one column heading: "Giants Crush Bears, 47-7, to Take Title" (see) The sport's section (page 16) has a banner headline: "Giants Crush Bears at Stadium and Take First Pro Football Title Since 1938" with subheads, lineups, stats and related photos. (see) Loads of text here. 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 26 pages, a little light foxing at the central fold, small address stamp in the ... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2016 07:56

$57.00
146835

Mrs. MINNIE MADDERN FISKE Famous American Stage Actresss DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391533463041

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1932 * Minnie Maddern Fiske death * Early American stage actress Page 23 has a one column heading: "MRS. FISKE DIES HERE AS ROLE AWAITS HER" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of early American actress Minnie Maddern Fiske. She was widely considered the most important actress on the American stage in the first quarter of the 20th century. 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, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends September 14, 2016 07:44

$38.00
146834

VATICAN RADIO Microwave Link Palace Summer Home GUGLIELMO MARCONI 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371710735247

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 12, 1933 * Guglielmo Marconi * Vatican Radio The top of page 24 has a one column heading: "MARCONI INITIATES NEW RADIOPHONE" with subheads that include: "The First Ultrashort Wave System Links Vatican and Papal Summer Home" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1933, a permanent microwave link was established between the Vatican Palace and the summer residence of the papacy, Castel Gandolfo.

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Ends September 14, 2016 07:43

$33.00
146791

PETER KUDZINOWSKI Serial Child Killer Electric Chair EXECUTION 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391525504002

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 21, 1929 * Peter Kudzinowski execution * Serial child killer - murderer * Electric chair in Trenton, New Jersey The front page has a one column heading: "CHILD SLAYER GOES TO CHAIR" with subhead: "Peter Kudzinowski, Arrested in Detroit, Executed in New Jersey" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends September 04, 2016 14:15

$42.00
146770

Battle of Santiago de Cuba Spain SURRENDERS Spanish-American War 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391524750570

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 14, 1898 * Battle of Santiago de Cuba * Spanish Navy surrenders * Spanish-American War Beneath the word: "EXTRA ! " is the historic report that: "Santiago Surrenders", one of the major events in the Spanish-American War which would end less than a month later. Four pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 03, 2016 14:33

$42.00
146737

RICHARD C. TOLMAN Theory of Relativity Cosmic Rays re. Universe 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371701919075

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 30, 1932 * Richard C. Tolman - mathematical physicist * Theoretical cosmology - general relativity * Cosmic rays - universe evolution The top of the front page has a one column heading: "UNDYING UNIVERSE VISIONED BY TOLMAN IN RELATIVITY IDEA" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, 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 i... See More  

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Ends September 03, 2016 07:16

$33.00
146734

HENRY ERYING Honor in Chemistry CLIFTON HOTEL Niagara Falls FIRE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371701916275

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 1, 1933 * Henry Erying - American theoretical chemist * Clifton Hotel fire - Niagara Falls - Canada The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NATION'S SCIENTISTS HONOR ERYING AT 32 FOR ATOMIC STUDIES" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on the back page. Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Clifton Hotel Burns at Niagara Falls; Sheltered Kings as Well as Honeymooners" (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 03, 2016 07:10

$33.00
146731

ANTONIO SCOTTI Italian Baritone Ends Career at Metropolitan Opera 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391524441239

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 21, 1933 * Antonio Scotti very last performance * Italian baritone from Naples, Italy * Ends career at Metropolitan Opera "The Met" The front page has a one column heading: "SCOTTI ENDS CAREER IN A GREAT TRIUMPH" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with photo. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 ... See More  

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Ends September 03, 2016 07:06

$34.00
146724

JOHN ELLWOOD BUNDY American Impressionist Artist Painter DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371701907972

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1933 * John Ellwood Bundy death (1st report) * American Impressionist painter - artist * Known as "Dean" of the Richmond Group Page 15 has a one column heading: "J. E. Bundy, 79, Dies; Well-Known Painter" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, 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 & instituti... See More  

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Ends September 03, 2016 06:50

$33.00
146692

BABE RUTH Quits Hot Dogs ? & Actress Dorothy Burgess Fatal Wreck 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391522872263

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 24, 1932 * Actress Dorothy Burgess car accident * Manslaughter charge for death of girl * Babe Ruth takes on healthy diet ? * New York Yankees baseball Page 10 has a one column heading: "Film Star, Accused In Fatal Crash, Ill" with subhead: "Dorothy Burgess Driving When Girl Is Killed...." I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. The sport's section (page 17) has a two column heading: "6,000 Calories a Day, No Hot Dogs, Keep Ruth Fit as Training Begins" with subhead and photo. (see) Probably only found in NYC papers. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in ... See More  

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Ends September 01, 2016 15:28

$34.00
146690

JIM MOLLISON & Wife Bridgeport CT Connecticut Airplane CRASH 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371700569251

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 24, 1933 * Jim Mollison and wife crash * Scottish aviator - airplanes * Machine Gun Kelly kidnapping The front page has a four column headline: "MOLLISONS CRASH AT BRIDGEPORT; BOTH ARE INJURED, PLANE WRECKED; HAD FLOWN FROM WALES IN 39 HOURS" with many subheads and related photo. (see) Much more on page 3. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also front page first report coverage on the famous Charles F. Urschel kidnapping which was later known to be the work of George "Machine Gun" Kelly. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produc... See More  

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Ends September 01, 2016 15:26

$48.00
146684

KATE GLEASON Female Engineer Pioneer & Businesswoman DEATH 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391522865347

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1933 * Catherine Anselm "Kate" Gleason death * American engineer & businesswoman The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "KATE GLEASON, ENGINEER, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Kate Gleason, american engineer and businesswoman known both for being an accomplished woman in the predominantly male field of engineering and for her philanthropy. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, wi... See More  

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Ends September 01, 2016 15:18

$34.00
146590

MOLLY MAGUIRES Sunbury PA Northumberland Pennsylvania Murder Case 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371697062964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, Oct. 11, 1878 * Molly Maguires Near the bottom of the front page is a brief article headed: "Molly Maguire Cases" with a Sunbury dateline, noting: "Judge Rockefeller refused to grant a new trial to the Mollies Peter McManus and John O'Neill, the murderers of Frederick Hesser..." with just a bit more (see). This is followed by a bit headed: "The Indians". Four pages, very minor loss at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 28, 2016 14:27

$28.00
146542

Rare DAVENPORT Iowa Civil War Era w/ Battle of Cheat Mountain WV 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371696261034

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, September 16, 1861 * Rare title from the Civil War * Battle of Cheat Mountain - West Virginia This rare title from the Midwestern United States has some Civil War reporting and several interesting advertisements of the day. This issue measures 25 x 18 inches, not fragile as newsprint from this era was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Complete in 4 pages, light staining along spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2016 15:16

$28.00
146536

GENE SARAZEN Wins U.S. Open 1st Major Title GOLF Championship 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391518780225

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 16, 1922 * Gene Sarazen wins his 1st of 7 majors * United States Open Championship (U.S. Open) * Skokie Country Club - Glencoe, Illinois The front page of of the sport's section (page 17) has a six column heading: "Gene Sarazen Winner In National Open Golf Tourney" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Gene Sarazen winning his very 1st major championship in golf. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50+ pages, light toning and a little wear at the margin, more so along the spine, generally good.

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Ends August 27, 2016 15:08

$44.00
146534

CINCINNATI REDS Wins WORLD SERIES Championship of Baseball Tigers 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391518778461

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 8, 1940 * Cincinnati Reds wins championship * World Series of baseball (game 7) Above the masthead is a nice scoreboard graph showing the Cincinnati Reds winning 2-1 and clinching the World Series 4 games to 3. (see) The front page has a two column headline: "PAUL DERRINGER PITCHES REDS TO VICTORY 2 TO 1" with subheads and box scores. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends August 27, 2016 15:04

$44.00
146508

THOMAS ALVA EDISON Naval Consulting Board Chairman PHOTO 1915 Science Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391518423780

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 2, 1915 * Thomas Alva Edison The color cover shows soldiers scaling the side of a mountain. Items within include: "The Exchange of Severely Wounded Prisoners" "The Development of the Army Pistol" The Naval Advisory Board of Inventions" which includes a photo of: Thomas A. Edison, Chairman. More articles concerning the military. Complete in 36 pages and is in nice condition except for a lite library ink stamp at the top of the front page.

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Ends August 27, 2016 07:11

$48.00
146424

MARLBOROUGH HOTEL Apartment Minneapolis MN Minnesota FIRE Disaster1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371694117907

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 4, 1940 * Marlborough Hotel fire disaster * Minneapolis, Minnesota Page 25 has a one column heading: "18 DIE AS FIRE RUINS MINNEAPOLIS HOTEL" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the Marlborough apartment hotel fire disaster at Minneapolis, Minnesota. 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 August 25, 2016 15:00

$39.00
146421

CARL LAEMMLE Hollywood Movies Film Producer Pioneer DEATH 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391516922728

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Kansas, September 25, 1939 * Carl Laemmle death * American film pioneer * Hollywood movie producer * Universal Studios founder The front page has a one column heading: "Carl Laemmle Sr., Pioneer Movie Producer, Dies" with subhead and small photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 10 pages, some spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends August 25, 2016 14:53

$33.00
146420

KARL DANE Silent Film Era Movie Actor Comedian SUICIDE Death 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391516921908

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1934 * Karl Dane suicide death * Danish-American actor comedian * Silent film era Page 30 has a small and somewhat discrete one column heading: "KARL DANE ENDS LIFE" "Actor in 'Big Parade' Film Had Been Idle Two Years" (see) First report on the suicide of Danish comedian and actor Karl Dane. Unfortunately a small, inside page report but it is what it is, a first report. 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 36 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 25, 2016 14:52

$37.00
146417

ERNEST RUTHERFORD "Father of Nuclear Physics" Physicist DEATH 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391516918428

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 20, 1937 * Ernest Rutherford death * New Zealand physicist * Father of nuclear physics The front page has a one column heading: "LORD RUTHERFORD, PHYSICIST, IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with photo. First report coverage on the death of Ernest Rutherford, New Zealand physicist, know as the father of nuclear physics. 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, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & instituti... See More  

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Ends August 25, 2016 14:45

$42.00
146396

LOUIS MARSHALL Jewish Leader Minorities Advocate MEMORIAL Tribute 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371693783801

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 11, 1929 * re. Louis Marshall death * Jewish community leader * Minorities advocate Page 23 has one column headings: "2,500 PAY TRIBUTE TO LOUIS MARSHALL" "Memorial for Jewish Leader is Attended by Delegates of More Than 76 Societies" and more. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 August 25, 2016 07:12

$37.00
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