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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
145908

CAMILLE D'ARVILLE Comic Opera Operetta Singer DEATH 1932 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371675455617

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 11, 1932 * Camille D'Arville death * Comic opera singer Page 30 has a one column heading: "CAMILLE D'ARVILLE, OPERA STAR, DIES" with subheads. (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 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:57

$33.00
145907

SIR RONALD ROSS British Medical Doctor Work on MALARIA Death 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371675454412

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 17, 1932 * Sir Ronald Ross death * Malaria - mosquitoes Page 15 has a one column heading: "SIR RONALD ROSS, MALARIA'S FOE, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Ronald Ross, British medical doctor who received the Nobel Prize for Medicine for his work on the transmission of malaria. 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 ... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:55

$33.00
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
145898

JIMMIE FOXX Philadelphia Athletics HOME RUN #58 MLB Season Leader 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371675445574

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 26, 1932 * Jimmie Foxx home run # 58 * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball * Final HR of the season (leader) The sport's section (page 19) has a one column heading: "FOXX HITS NO. 58, BUT MACKMEN BOW" with subheads & box scores. (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 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individual... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:41

$34.00
145897

MAHATMA GANDHI Ends Six Days FASTING Harijans Poona India 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391501146732

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 27, 1932 * Mohandas Gandhi - The Mahatma * Six day fasting - hunger strike ends * Untouchables to Harijans * Poona, India The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Gandhi Breaks Fast as British Accepts Pact; Hindus Launch Drive to End Untouchability" (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-qua... See More  

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Ends August 05, 2016 14:40

$37.00
145862

Rare LOGANSPORT Cass County Indiana Swine Hog Pig Advertisements 1900 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371674453105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WHINERY'S SWINE ADVOCATE, Logansport, Indiana, June 9, 1900 * Rare title "Devoted to the Interests of the Breeder and Feeder" as noted in the masthead. The focus of this little periodical is pigs, with the first article: "The Breeding & Feeding of Hogs". Only goes to show there was a periodical for every interest. Still with original outer wrappers, 18 pages, 8 by 10 1/2 inches, great condition.

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Ends August 04, 2016 06:28

$27.00
145861

NELLIE BLY Elizabeth Jane Cochrane TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Prints 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391500169516

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Jan. 18, 1890 * Nellie Bly - American journalist print * Around the World (during) Inside has a nice 5 1/2 by 3 1/2 inch portrait of "Nellie Bly", plus a similar-sized portrait of "Miss Elizabeth Bisland", and caption: "The Attempt To Make The Circuit Of The Globe In Seventy-Two Days--Portraits Of The Rival Tourists". Both are part of a brief article entitled: 'The Globe Trotters' " (see). Also in this issue is a full page with six scenes: "Buying A Hundred Shares Of Stock--The Process Illustrated", plus captions for each scene and a report: "A Hundred Shares Of Stock". Plus a full page: "California--Destruction of a Portion of Sierra City on ... See More  

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Ends August 04, 2016 06:26

$116.00
145833

BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY Lewisburg PA Pennsylvania "Old Main" FIRE 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371671687574

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 28, 1932 * Bucknell University - Lewisburg * "Old Main" building fire disaster Page 8 has a one column heading: "FIRE AT BUCKNELL DESTROYS 'OLD MAIN'" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the fire that destroyed the central part of Old Main at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 31, 2016 14:57

$33.00
145801

FENWAY PARK Boston Red Sox Very 1st SUNDAY Game New York Yankees 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371670743434

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1932 * Fenway Park Boston, Massachusetts * Very 1st Sunday game * MLB Baseball - Red Sox Page 7 has a two column heading: "Yankees Win" with subheads a that include: "YANKEES' BARRAGE ROUTS RED SOX, 13-2" "PIPGRAS HURLS GOOD BALL" and more with box scores. (see) First report coverage the very first Sunday MLB baseball game at Fenway Park. The restriction prior to this was because there was a church within 1,000 feet of the stadium. The text within this report mentions it being the first Sunday game there. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, ... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2016 14:23

$37.00
145798

ERLAND NORDENSKIOD Swedish Explorer Archeologist DEATH 1932 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391496571708

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1932 * Erland Nordenskiold death * Swedish archeologist & anthropolgist * Prehistory of South America Page 19 has a one column heading: "DR. NORDENSKIOLD, EXPLORER, IS DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Erland Nordenskiold, Swedish archeologist and anthropologist. 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 42 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 & s... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2016 14:18

$33.00
145797

KING CAMP GILLETTE Safety Razor Disposable Blade Invention DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391496569292

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1932 * King Camp Gillette death * Best selling safety razor inventor * Freebie marketing pioneer Page 13 has a one column heading: "K. C. GILLETTE DEAD; MADE SAFETY RAZOR" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of King Camp Gillette, inventor of the best selling version of the safety razor. 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 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 remai... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2016 14:13

$38.00
145796

SUMMER OLYMPICS Los Angeles California Coliseum Opens Ceremonies 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391496568628

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 31, 1932 * 1932 Summer Olympics * Los Angeles, California opening * Great Depression era The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Curtis Formally Opens Olympic Games; 100,000 View the Parade of 39 Nations" (see) Much more in the sport's section with a few related photos. Other news, sports and advertisement of the day. Complete in a thick 80+ page Sunday edition, 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 s... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2016 14:11

$38.00
145794

RITZ TOWER HOTEL Manhattan FDNY Explosion Firefighters Killed 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391496567171

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1932 * The Ritz Tower Hotel explosion * New York City skyscraper * FDNY firefighters killed The top of the front page is a one column heading: "7 FIREMEN KILLED, 31 INJURED BY BLAST IN RITZ TOWER HOTEL" with subheads that include: "Sudden Explosion Traps Men Fighting a Small Blaze in Subcellar Paint Room" "Scatters $100,000 In Gems" and more. (see) Reporting continues on page 3 with related photos. (see) First report coverage on the explosion at the Ritz Tower Hotel on Park Avenue in Manhattan. 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 da... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2016 14:08

$37.00
145792

1932 ESSEX TERRAPLANE Hudson Motor Car Company Introduction ADVERTISEMENT News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391496565452

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 25, 1932 * Essex Terraplane car introduction * Hudson Motor Car Company ad Page 7 has a full page advertisement for the "Essex Terraplane" automobile built by the Hudson Motor Car Company of Detroit, Michigan. This new car was launched on July 21, 1932 making this a very early if not first ad in this World famous newspaper. Nice for display. News, sports and other 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 rathe... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2016 14:05

$34.00
145770

ALEXANDER WINTON Motor Carriage Company Automobile Pioneer DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371669695642

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 23, 1932 * Alexander Winton death (1st report) * Winton Motor Carriage Company founder * Scottish-American bicycle & automobile inventor Page 21 has a one column heading: "ALEXANDER WINTON, AUTO PIONEER, DEAD" with subheads. (see) He formed one of the very first American companies to sell a motor car. 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 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 & stur... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2016 15:46

$34.00
145764

YANKEE DOODLE Monoplane Airplane Transcontinental Flight Record 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371669690275

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 26, 1928 * Monoplane airplane "Yankee Doodle" * Transcontinental non-stop flight record * Captain Charles B.D. Collyer The front page has a one column heading: "NEW TRANS-U.S. AIR RECORD SET" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the record breaking transcontinental flight of the "Yankee Doodle". This plane and captain would crash and be killed about a week later. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2016 15:39

$33.00
145761

SECRETARIAT WINS Arlington Heights IL TRIPLE CROWN Horse Racing 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391495763511

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CLEVELAND PRESS, July 2, 1973 * Secretariat wins Arlington Invitational * Post Triple Crown horse races The sport's section (page C-7) has a two column heading: "Secretariat returns to N.Y. after victory at Arlington" (see) First report coverage on Secretariat winning the Arlington Invitational at Arlington Heights, Illinois. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40+ pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends July 29, 2016 15:30

$35.00
145758

BILLIE JEAN KING Wimbledon Women's Tennis Singles WINS TITLE 1966 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391495759690

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1966 * Billie Jean King * The Championships, Wimbledon * Women's tennis singles title (1st) The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a nice banner headline: "MRS. KING RETURNS WIMBLEDON TENNIS TITLE TO U. S." with subheads and three related photos (see photos). First report coverage on Billie Jean King winning her first Wimbledon Women's singles title. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick, 80+ page Sunday edition, very minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 29, 2016 15:21

$67.00
145753

Nikita Khrushchev 1971 DEATH REPORT in Chicago Newspaper Communist Party Leader


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371669658081

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, September 12, 1971 * Nikita Khrushchev's death report... * Former Prime Minister of the Soviet Union * Leader of the Communist Party The front page has a banner headline: "KHRUSHCHEV IS DEAD AT 77", with a related photo. Multiple pages within include additional photos and coverage. Great coverage of the death of the former Prime Minister of the Soviet Union - the chief of the Communist Party. The intro report is from Moscow, Russia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. The Sunday issue is believed to be complete in 148 pages (although some inconsequential sections may not be present), tabloid size, and in overall good condition - although the front pa... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2016 15:15

$55.00
145751

Decathlete BOB MATHIAS Wins Summer Olympics Gold Medal DECATHLON 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371669656840

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 7, 1948 * Bob Mathias wins Olympic gold medal * Decathlon in London England The top of the front page has a two column heading: "U.S. Boy, 17, Wins Decathlon In Eerie Setting at Olympics" with subhead: "Mathias Beats Athletes of 19 Nations in 10 Events Ending Under Lights" and photo of Robert Mathias Much more coverage on the Olympics in the sport's section. 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, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowin... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2016 15:13

$46.00
145737

AMELIA EARHART 1st Transatlantic Airplane Flight Solo ROME ITALY 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371669616699

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 9, 1932 * Amelia Earhart - transatlantic flight * 1st woman to achieve in airplane solo * Visits Rome, Italy - Benito Mussolini Page 6 has a one column heading: "WELCOME IN ROME FOR MRS. PUTNAM" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Compete 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-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2016 14:37

$33.00
145728

BONUS ARMY BILL Passes Congress & Helen Keller's Honorary Degree 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371669599701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1932 * Bonus Army bill passes U.S. Congress * World War I veterans pay redemption * Heller Keller honorary degree at Glasgow University The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BONUS BILL PASSES IN HOUSE, 209-176; SENATE TO RUSH VOTE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 2 with voting list. The Senate would defeat this bill which lead to a major conflict in Washington D.C. that Summer. Page 18 has a one column heading: "HELEN KELLER GETS DEGREE IN GLASGOW" 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,... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2016 14:18

$33.00
145677

Loss of the USS FROLIC Captured by HMS Orpheus Cuba War of 1812 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371667639558

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 11, 1814 * Loss of the USS Frolic (1813) The front page has: "A Proclamation" by Vice Admiral Alexander Cochrane, concerning a blockade of ports on the East Coast. Page 2 has: "Military Report" which takes a full column on the Napoleonic War; "Loss of the Frolick" "Blockade" and a letter signed by William Hull: "To the People of the U. States". Four pages, close-trimmed at the bottom of pg. 1 has minor loss; water staining, mostly good.

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Ends July 27, 2016 15:38

$27.00
145676

CIVIL WAR ENDING Fall of Richmond w/ Abraham Lincoln 1865 Pro Rebel Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391494160591

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, April 5, 1865 * Last days of the Civil War * Fall of Richmond, Virginia * Abraham Lincoln Page 5 has a very historic report on the fall of Richmond, the capital of the Confederacy, and which signaled the end of the Civil War which would come a few days later. The top of the first column has: "THE WAR" "The Fall of Richmond!" which includes several signed dispatches concerning the final terms of agreement, including six signed: A. Lincoln (see). Also on pg. 5: "Sherman's Campaign--Southern Account". There is much more Civil War reporting including a ftpg: "President Lincoln on Missouri Affairs" signed by him in type: A. Lincoln (see), and inside has: "Congrat... See More  

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Ends July 27, 2016 15:34

$96.00
145633

DAVID BRUCE Microbiologist & M. HOKE SMITH Georgia Senator DEATHS 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371665173935

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1931 * David Bruce death (1st report) * Scottish pathologist & microbiologist * M. Hoke Smith death (1st report) * Governor of Georgia & senator Page 17 has a one column heading: "HOKE SMITH IS DEAD; EX-SENATOR WAS 76" with subheads and photo. (see) Also on the same page is a one column heading: "SIR D. BRICE DIES AS WIFE IS BURIED" with subheads and photo. (see) 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 ... See More  

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Ends July 24, 2016 14:42

$33.00
145616

BUFFALO BILL William Cody & Texas Jack Niblo's Garden AD 1873 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371665145812

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1873 * Buffalo Bill - William F. Cody The front page has: "The Hostile Indians" "The Murder of Surveyors Retaliation for the Killing of Indians" (see). Page 7 has an interesting advertisement for "Niblo's Garden" at which are appearing: "Hon. W. F. Cody...the original Buffalo Bill" and "J. B. Omohundro...the original...Texas Jack" as well as Ned Buntline & others (see). Eight pages, great condition, slightly irregular at the spine.

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Ends July 24, 2016 13:57

$34.00
145581

Very Early 19th Century AUTOMOBILE Electric Design Diagrams 1898 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391491323449

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, New York, Nov. 26, 1898 Taking most of the front page are four illustrations and an article: "A Design For An Electric Automobile Vehicle." which is a three-wheeled bicycle with a motor on the back. Other inventions with prints and text throughout. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 23, 2016 15:49

$28.00
145563

RABINDRANATH TAGORE Bengali Polymath Indian Poet Writer DEATH 1941 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391491301395

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1941 * Rabindranath Tagore death * Bengali polymath Page 15 has one column headlines that include: "TAGORE DIES AT 80; NOTED INDIAN POET" "Sir Rabindranath, Playwright and Philosopher, Received Nobel Prize in 1913" "Knighted By George V" and more with photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Begali polymath, Rabindranath Tagore. 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 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 23, 2016 15:15

$49.00
145455

President BILL CLINTON 2nd Inauguration Takes Oath of Office 1997 Newspape


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391489601568

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, January 21, 1997 * Bill Clinton inauguration (2nd term) The front page has a headline: "'New Spirit for new century" with subhead and three related photos. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 21, 2016 13:57

$23.00
145451

MAY 15 INCIDENT Japanese coup d'état Attempt INUKAI TSUYOSHI Kill 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391489598441

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 16, 1932 * May 15 Incident - coup d'état attempt * Imperial Japanese Navy & Army * Inukai Tsuyoshi assassination The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MILITARISTS KILL THE PREMIER IN TOKYO, BOMB BANKS, POLICE IN A DAY OF TERROR; SEVENTEEN IN UNIFORM THEN SURRENDER" with subheads. Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside with a few related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allo... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2016 13:51

$34.00
145425

EAMON DE VALERA Elected PRESIDENT Ireland Independence Leader 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391488837280

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, March 10, 1932 * Eamon De Valera elected president * Fianna Fail - Dail * Ireland - Irish The front page has one column headings that include: "DE VALERA ELECTED PRESIDENT BY DAIL", "Cheered as He is Selected to Head Cabinet--Chooses Republican Aides", "Takes Oath Of Allegiance" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends July 20, 2016 15:48

$46.00
145358

Rare OAKLAND CA Alameda County California San Fran. Bay OLD WEST 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391486215844

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: OAKLAND DAILY TRANSCRIPT, California, November 13, 1871 * Rare Old West title This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. With newspapers West of the Mississippi being very rare prior to 1900, here is an opportunity to get a issue from the old West back when cowboys, Indians, saloons, gold miners & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis. Early for California. Minor irregularity at the spine, otherwise in very nice condition.

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Ends July 17, 2016 13:55

$32.00
145356

MIRANDA RIGHTS Warning Police Officers Crime Suspects BECOMES LAW 1966 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371659042204

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, June 14, 1966 * Miranda rights onset * Supreme Court decides the Miranda vs. Arizona case * Landmark decision A front page report on a game-changing ruling for law enforcement, as the Supreme Court responds to the case of "Miranda vs. Arizona". Headed near the bottom of the ftpg: "High Court's Decision Expected to Cause Howls" with caption: "Code for Confessions" This case is what resulted in the "Miranda rights" being required to be read to criminals to this day. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 17, 2016 13:50

$52.00
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
145315

JAMES MONROE State of the Union Address & MISSOURI Statehood ? 1819 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391485217173

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK SPECTATOR, Dec. 10, 1819 * President James Monroe * State of the Union Address * Missouri statehood ? The front page begins with a report on the: "Missouri Bill" noting in part: "...in relation to the introduction of slavery in the new states beyond the Mississippi...". Ultimately the discussion would result in the "Missouri Compromise" whereby Missouri would join s a slave state, and Maine as a free state. Over half of page 2 is taken up with the President's annual state of the union address signed in type by the President: James Monroe.

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Ends July 16, 2016 15:25

$38.00
145255

JOHN ERNST WORRELL KEELY New Motor Vaporic Invention Scam ? 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371656583606

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, October 29, 1881 * Early scam artist ? * Non steam Motor This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Page 2 has an article headed: "The Keeley Motor Difficulty" (see) Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2016 15:44

$32.00
145252

ALBERT EINSTEIN Theory of Relativity Fame 1ST AMERICA VISIT 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371656581230

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 3, 1921 * Professor Albert Einstein * Theory of Relativity fame * 1st day in America Page 12 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN ARRIVES TO AID ZION DRIVE" with subhead: "Gets Hearty Welcome as He Land in New York" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, a few small blue pencil marking on the front page, generally good.

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Ends July 15, 2016 15:40

$75.00
145250

1812 Salem MA Newspaper GEORGE CLINTON Vice President DEATH w/ Black Borders


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371656579286

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Mass., April 29, 1812 * VP George Clinton death Page 2 is highlighted by a black-bordered report headed: "Death of the Vice-President" which includes a report to the Senate beginning: "Upon me devolves the painful duty of announcing to the Senate the death of our venerable fellow citizen George Clinton, Vice President of the United States..." with further details. Included also is the: "Order of Procession" of his funeral (see). Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2016 15:37

$42.00
145243

USS QUEEN OF THE WEST Captured & Invasion of Kentucky 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391484304857

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 25, 1863 * USS Queen of the West captured * Invasion of Kentucky by the rebels Among the front page one column headlines on the Civil War are: "Loss of the Queen of the West" "Treachery Of A Rebel Pilot" "Escape Of Eighteen Of The Crew" "Exciting News From Kentucky" "The Rebels Invading the State Again in Force" "Gen. Longstreet Reported to be in Command" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2016 15:26

$32.00
144976

HOCKLEY TX Harris County Texas LYNCH Tragedy Children Massacre 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371645866534

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CLEVELAND WEEKLY HERALD, September 20, 1878 * Hockley TX Texas murders * Lynch Tragedy - children massacre This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Page 3 has an article headed: "Foul Murder" "Account of a Terrible Affair in Texas" (see) The front page has an article headed: "The Indians" "Burning Houses Near Fort Dodge, Ks." (see) Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, nice.

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Ends July 03, 2016 07:05

$26.00
144931

WILLIAM ALBERT ROBINSON Sailing Around the World Completion 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371645002806

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 24, 1931 * William Albert Robinson * Sailing around the World Page 3 has one column heading: "ENDS WORLD VOYAGE IN 32-FOOT SLOOP" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on William Albert Robinson's sailing around the World completion. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, nice.

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Ends July 02, 2016 07:01

$36.00
144912

Rare RACIST Pro-White & Pro-Slavery Pre Civil War Era 1856 Northern Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391472531549

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WEEKLY DAY BOOK, New York, June 14, 1856 * Rare pro-white title This was--or would become--a racist-themed newspaper. This issue is mostly taken up with political content with the ftpg. mostly filled with reports concerning the rally supporting the nomination of Buchanan and Breckenridge for President. Page 3 has: "Buchanan's Nomination--How It Was Received". The top of pg. 4 has: "The Presidential Campaign" which begins: "In answer to requests as to whether we intend to publish a campaign paper, we would say that the Weekly Day Book is a campaign paper all the time..." with more (see). Eight pages, wear at the folds, minor foxing, minor spine wear.

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Ends July 02, 2016 06:30

$34.00
144847

Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Solo Airplane Flight is New Record HAWAII 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371643584453

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1935 * Amelia Earhart (female aviator) * Pacific Ocean flight (Hawaii to Oakland) * 1st of it's kind (during flight report) The front page has one column headings: "MISS EARHART OFF ON PACIFIC FLIGHT; HEARD 3 HOURS OUT" "Leaves Honolulu on 2,400-Mile Journey to Oakland Never Made Solo Before" "Flying In Good Weather" and more. Lengthy text continues inside with related photo. (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 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & line... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2016 15:43

$59.00
144836

LOU BOUDREAU SHIFT 1st Used & Ted Williams Home Runs BASEBALL 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391470933232

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1946 * The Boudreau or Williams shift 1st used * Ted Williams 3 home runs * Boston Red Sox - Cleveland Indians The sport's section (page 17) has one column headings: "RED SOX TAKE PAIR AS WILLIAMS STARS" "Ted's 3 Homers Bat in 8 Runs in 11-10 Opening Fray, Then Indians Drop Second, 6-4" and more with related photo. (see) The second game of this doubleheader featured the 1st infield shift by player manager Lou Boudreau of the Indians. This was commonly known as the Boudreau or Williams shift. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, t... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2016 15:18

$40.00
144718

MARK McGWIRE SETS HOME RUN RECORD 1998 Stadium Newspaper - Pre-Steroid Exposure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371639134113

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ST. LOUIS POST DISPATCH -- STADIUM EXTRA, September 8, 1998 * Mark McGuire sets new home run record * Pre-knowledge of steroid use This "Stadium Extra Edition" reports Mark McGwire's breaking of Roger Maris' single season home run record. This issue is unique and quite difficult to find as it was only available at the stadium. Great to have this report in a St. Louis paper. Complete in 20 pages. Nice condition, some typical ink smudging (as is typical on most issues). Very displayable and historic - even if a bit tainted due to the controversy over steroid-enhanced record-setting achievements.

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Ends June 25, 2016 09:15

$19.00
144698

LZ 127 GRAF ZEPPELIN Airship Atlantic Ocean FLIGHT RECORD 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391466119502

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, August 11, 1929 * Graf Zeppelin (airship) * Atlantic Ocean time record made The front page has a nice banner headline: "GRAF, SAFE AT HOME WITH NEW RECORD, TO CONTINUE FLIGHT" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, minor margin wear, minor stain near top, generally nice.

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Ends June 24, 2016 14:42

$28.00
144690

5 LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING Charles Jr. Crime of the Century 1932-35 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391466112295

Shown are 5 original & historic old newspapers, offered to enhance your collectible interest: A lot of five issues concerning the historic Lindbergh baby kidnapping & Bruno Hauptmann, issue heads include: "Lindy Identifies Hauptmann By Voice" (incomplete issue); "Believe Men Who Got Ransom Money Same Ones Who Killed Lindy's Baby..." with photos; "German Carpenter Held In Lindy Case" with photo of Hauptmann; (cut at the spine); "Bruno's Defense Rests" "Bruno Hauptmann's Fate In Hands Of Jury" All issues in average or better condition.

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Ends June 24, 2016 14:33

$53.00
144685

VIVIEN LEIGH British Film Actress Gone with the Wind Fame DEATH 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391466062615

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, July 8, 1967 * Vivien Leigh death (1st report) * "Gone with the Wind" fame Near the bottom of the front page is a small one column heading: "Actress Vivien Leigh Dies Following Illness" (see) An early, same day report here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a few small binding holes along spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2016 13:20

$38.00
144681

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Arrest & Augusto César Sandino Nicaraguan Bandit1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371638217707

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1931 * Augusto César Sandino hunted * Latin America rebellion leader * Jack Legs Diamond arrest for assault * Catskill, Greene County, New York The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HOOVER DENOUNCES SANDINO AS OUTLAW; EXPECTS CAPTURE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy article continues inside. Page 15 has a one column heading: "DIAMOND IS INDICTED AND HELD IN PRISON" with subheads. (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 in... See More  

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Ends June 24, 2016 13:16

$34.00
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