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148867

JAWAHARLAL NEHRU Pandit Mahatma Gandhi's Chief Aide JAIL SENTENCE 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391605160672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, April 15, 1930 * Jawaharlal Nehru prison sentence * Mahatma Gandhi's chief aide Page 5 has a one column heading: "INDIAN CONGRESS HEAD IS ARRESTED" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning, address label near top of the front page, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:07

$35.00
148863

GANDHI-IRWIN PACT Agreement Signed Mahatma India & British 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371772713750

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 4, 1931 * Gandhi-Irwin Pact reached (early 1st report) * Mahatma Gandhi & Lord Irwin - India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "INDIA'S PEACE ASSURED BY COMPROMISE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2016 12:00

$45.00
148830

JOHN HINCKLEY JR. Shoots President RONALD REAGAN Assassination 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391604307327

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ENTERPRISE, Simi Valley and Moorpark, California, March 30, 1981 * President Ronald Reagan * John Hinckley Jr. * Assassination attempt The front page features banner headline: "President shot; suspect arrested" with subheads and 3 related photos. (see) More inside. Complete 1st section only with all 8 pages, nice for display.

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Ends November 23, 2016 14:31

$38.00
148802

1st BATTLE OF REAM'S STATION Virginia Murder of Negroes Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391601945676

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 4, 1864 * First Battle of Ream's Station * A Confederate victory Among the front page first column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Wilson & Kautz Safe" "Return of the Raiding Parties" "Severe Fighting on the Way" "Our Losses 750 to 1000" "The Destruction made By Our Men" "Sixty Miles of Railroads Spoiled" "Murder of Negroes by the Rebels" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 20, 2016 13:44

$30.00
148773

FRED C. AINSWORTH United States Army Surgeon & Adjutant General DEATH 1934 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371768354276

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1934 * Fred C. Ainsworth death * United States Army surgeon * Adjutant General The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "GEN. F. C. AINSWORTH IS DEAD IN CAPITAL" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Fred. C. Ainsworth, surgeon in the United States Army and Adjutant General. 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 w... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2016 14:51

$33.00
148771

WESSON COOKING OIL Cottonseed Vegetable Pioneer David DEATH 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391601008041

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1934 * David Wesson death * Cottonseed oil pioneer * All-vegetable shortenings The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "DAVID WESSON, 73, INVENTOR, IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of David Wesson, food chemist who developed the novel process for deodorizing cottonseed oil for commercial use. 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 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 issu... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2016 14:48

$33.00
148725

(2) PATTY HEARST Symbionese Liberation Army CAPTURE & Guilty 1975-6 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767538489

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PHOENIX GAZETTE, Sept. 18, 1975 and the ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, March 21, 1976. * Patty Hearst, convicted bank robber, captured * Newspaper heiress, socialite, actress & kidnap victim * Simbonese Liberation Army SLA - Sentencing A nice pair of issues almost 3 years apart with headlines: "PATTY HEARST CAPTURED!" and: "PATTY HEARST GUILTY" respectively. Front page photos in each issue and subheads as well. For those not familiar with the interesting case of this noted heiress see this hyperlink. Each issue is complete with minimal wear. Good condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 13:13

$49.00
148704

JOHN HINCKLEY JR. Shoots President RONALD REAGAN Assassination 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767507891

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MOBILE REGISTER, March 31, 1981 * President Ronald Reagan * John Hinckley Jr. * Assassination attempt The front page features a banner headline: "President Reagan wounded is attempted assassination" with subheads and 5 related photos. (see) More inside. Complete 1st section with all 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 12:41

$38.00
148669

MAY DAY Socialists Reds Communists Union & Madison Square PARADE 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599559381

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1934 * May Day parade (1934) * Socialists - reds march The front page has a one column heading: "100,000 RALLY HERE WITH NO DISORDER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with 4 related photos. Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 05:18

$33.00
148667

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS Win NFL Football Super Bowl w/ Joe Montana 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371767152317

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE PLAIN DEALER, Cleveland, Ohio, January 21, 1985 * San Francisco 49ers win 2nd super bowl * NFL football - Joe Montana vs. Dan Marino the front page has a three column photos of Montana with heading: "49ers simply super" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "49ers win Super Bowl XIX" with subheads and photo. Much more on the followings pages, loads of text. Complete issue with all six section, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 18, 2016 05:15

$40.00
148657

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391599090546

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

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Ends November 17, 2016 13:53

$37.00
148623

THOMAS EDISON Famous Inventor Interview Depicted Humble Ordinary 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371765537316

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 4, 1892 * Inventor Thomas Edison described as humble The top of the back page has: "Edison Isn't Proud" "His Hats & Cigars are Cheap & His Clothes are not a Bit Stuck Up". An interesting article on how "ordinary" Thomas Edison is, with a short interview with him as well (see). Four pages, very large folio size, a few minor archival mends, evenly toned, should be handled carefully.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:36

$56.00
148605

DR. ALBERT SCHWEITZER Gabon African Missionary Physician DEATH 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371765521012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, September 7, 1965 * Dr. Albert Schweitzer death (1st report) * African missionary - physician & more * Nobel Peace Prize winner Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Dr. Albert Schweitzer--A Gentile Strong Man" with photo. (see) Complete in 10 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:11

$32.00
148604

Rare NASHUA NH Hillsborough County New Hampshire New England 1882 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391598187158

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NASHUA WEEKLY TELEGRAPH, New Hampshire, October 28, 1882 * Hillsborough County * Rare title A title we have never seen before. This 8 pages newspaper has news of the with several interesting advertisements. Decorative masthead. Complete in 8 pages, uncut, a little fold wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 16, 2016 14:08

$27.00
148569

OSKAR VON MILLER German Engineer Deutsches Museum Founder DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595818937

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1934 * Oskar von Miller death * Deutsches Museum founder The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "DR. VON MILLER DIES; MUSEUM FOUNDER" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of German engineer, Oskar von Miller, founder of the Deutsches Museum. 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, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Gi... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:27

$33.00
148568

ENGELBERT DOLLFUSS to Punish Those Make JOKES About His Height 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371762941670

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 29, 1934 * Austrian Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss * Making it illegal to joke about his size Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Dollfuss Tires of Jokes on His Size And Orders an End to Their Telling" First report coverage on Austrian Chancellor, Engelbert Dollfuss, banning jokes about his height in Austria. 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 in... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:26

$33.00
148567

RONALD MUNRO, 1st Viscount Novar Governor-General of Australia DEATH 1934 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595810786

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 31, 1934 * Ronald Munro, 1st Viscount Novar death * Governor-General of Australia The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "LORD NOVAR DIES IN SCOTLAND AT 74" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Ronald Munro Ferguson, 1st Viscount Novar, Scottish politician and the sixth Governor-General of Australia. 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, rag edition, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:13

$33.00
148566

JIRO SATO Japanese Tennis Player Strait of Malacca SUICIDE Death 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595810419

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1934 * Jiro Sato suicide death off ship * Japanese tennis player The top of the back page has a one column heading: "SATOH,TENNIS STAR, ENDS LIFE OFF SHIP" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Japanese tennis star, Jiro Sato, suicide death in the Strait of Malacca. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription c... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:12

$34.00
148564

STEPEHEN SAMUEL WISE Reform Judiasm Rabbi Jewish Leader HONORED 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371762926507

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 20, 1934 * Stephen Samuel Wise honored - Jewish * Reform Judaism rabbi - Zionist leader The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "RABBI WISE HAILED AS 'GREAT CITIZEN'" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the honoring of Zionist leader, Stephen Samuel Wise, at a birthday dinner in NYC. 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 subscri... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:10

$33.00
148558

LOUIS ARMSTRONG Satchmo Jazz Trumpeter Scat Singing DEATH 1971 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595800109

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE HAYS DAILY NEWS, Kansas, July 6, 1971 * Louis Armstrong death (1st report) * Trumpeter, composer & singer - Jazz Page 3 has a two column heading: "Louis Armstrong, JAzz Great, Dies". (see) Complete in 10 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, good condition.

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Ends November 13, 2016 14:00

$30.00
148554

Hammerin HANK AARON Atlanta Braves Baseball Hits 600th Home Run 1971 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371762903982

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING TELEGRAM, Herkimer, New York, April 28, 1971 * Hank Aaron hits 600th Home Run * Atlanta Braves baseball The top of page 6 has a two column headline: "600th Homer For Hammerin' Henry" (see)Aaron became the third to achieve this behind Babe Ruth and Willie Mays. Complete in 20 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 13, 2016 13:55

$29.00
148550

BILL THE GOAT Navy Midshipman Football Mascot KIDNAPPING by Army 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595789004

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 24, 1953 * Bill The Goat mascot kidnapping * United States Naval Academy * Navy Midshipman Near the bottom of page 40 is a two column heading: "Army, Caught on Horns of Navy's Goat, Returns Purloined Mascot to Annapolis" (see) Plus reporting on the upcoming game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: The first recorded kidnapping of Bill in modern times was accomplished one week before the Army-Navy football game in the fall of 1953. A group of cadets from the United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point sneaked onto the Annapolis grounds with the help of a West Po... See More  

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Ends November 13, 2016 13:45

$42.00
148545

Rare 1950's Newspaper PROMOTIONAL POSTER "The Star" London England


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391595780129

NEWSPAPER PROMOTIONAL POSTER for the London newspaper the "The Star". This poster would have been displayed where "The Star" newspaper was sold. Not dated but I would suspect from the 1950's. Measures 20 by 30 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 13, 2016 13:35

$45.00
148486

SIR ARTHUR CURRIE Canadian Army World War I General DEATH 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761275496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1933 * General Sir Arthur William Currie death * World War I Canadian Army senior officer The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "SIR ARTHUR CURRIE, WAR GENERAL, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy text here. 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 & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. a little staining along the marg... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:10

$37.00
148484

FDR Cuban Recognition Relations Franklin D. Roosevelt Recognizes 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391593648631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 23, 1934 * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * Cuban-American Treaty of Relations The front page has a one column heading: "ROOSEVELT DECIDES TO RECOGNIZE CUBA" 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 subscribers of these high-quality editio... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:07

$33.00
148482

BABE RUTH 40th Birthday New York Yankees Baseball w/ Photo 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391593643329

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1934 * Babe Ruth turns 40 years old * New York Yankees star The sport's section (page 25) has a two column heading: "Ruth, at 40, Has Quiet Birthday; Deluged With Congratulations" with subhead and photo. (see) Probably found in NYC publications, rare as such. 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-quality edition... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:05

$33.00
148481

SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF AUSTRIAN Banned & Civil War Ending 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761271404

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 16, 1934 * Social Democratic Party of Austria * Austrian Civil War ending The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Austrian Socialists Yield; Leaders Flee the Country" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the banning of the Social Democratic Party of Austria which would end the Austrian Civil War. 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, rag edition, minor creasing, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2016 14:03

$33.00
148478

F. ANSTET English Humorist MARGARET ILLINGTON State Actress DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761267678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1934 * Thomas F. Anstey Guthrie death * English novelist - journalist - comic * Margaret Illington death * American stage actress The top of page 14 has a one column heading: "F. ANSTEY, 77, DIES; BRITISH HUMORIST" with subheads. (see) The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "MISS ILLINGTON, STAGE STAR, DEAD" with subhead and photo. (see) 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 13:58

$33.00
148437

ARNOLD PALMER Wins U.S. Open Major Title GOLF Championship 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391592177865

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, June 19, 1960 * Arnold Palmer "The King" wins U.S. Open * Cherry Hills Country Club -Colorado * American professional golfer The front page of the sport's section (inside, near front) has a three column headline: "Great Driving Finish Gives Palmer Crown" with subheads and three related photos. First report coverage of Arnold Palmer's 1st and only U.S. Open victory. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a 60+ page Sunday edition, light at the margins, binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:39

$47.00
148426

KODAK CAMERA Roll Film Inventor George Eastman AWARD 1930 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371760369689

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1930 * George Eastman gets recognition * Kodak camera inventor - roll film This 44 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 12 that include: "EASTMAN TO GET CHEMISTRY MEDAL" "Retired Camera Manufacturer Honored by Institute for Fostering Research" "A Pioneer In His Field" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, a little margin wear and irregular along spine, generally good.

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:21

$37.00
148389

TAXI CAB RIOTS Union Protests Strike Laguardia New York City 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371759032183

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1934 * The Taxi Strike of 1934 - NYC * Peaceful protests turn to angry riots The top of the front page has a three column headline: "LAGUARDIA ASKS TAXI CODE AS MEN REJECT SETTLEMENT; HOTEL PICKETS FIGHT POLICE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continue inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality edi... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2016 13:05

$33.00
148385

EARL WILSON Boston Red Sox throws 1st African American NO-HITTER 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371759024983

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 27, 1962 * Earl Wilson throws no-hitter * Boston Red Sox * 1st African American in AL * Major League Baseball - MLB The very top of the front page has a banner headline: "Wilson Hurls No-Hitter for Boston Red Sox" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Boston Red Sox pitcher, Earl Wilson, pitching the very no-hitter for an African American in American League history. Nice to have in a publication close to Boston. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On June 26, 1962, at Fenway Park, Wilson no-hit the Los Angeles Angels 2-0 and helped his o... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2016 12:56

$56.00
148353

Best BOB HOPE Hollywood Comedian Actor Singer Dancer DEATH 2003 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371756110363

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 29, 2003 * Bob Hope death (1st report) * Comedian, actor, singer & much more The front page has a photo with headline: "THE MASTER OF THE ONE-LINER" with subheads. (see) Much more on the inside pages. Great to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete with all five sections and 60+ pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 06, 2016 13:12

$45.00
148348

ELEONORA DE CISNEROS American Opera Singer at "The Met" DEATH 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391587433595

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 4, 1934 * Eleonora de Cisneros death * American opera singer * Metropolitan Opera "The Met" The top of page 31 has a one column heading: "MME. DE CISNEROS, OPERA SINGER, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Eleonora de Cisneros, American opera singer. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Eleonora de Cisneros was an American opera singer. Cisneros was a major backer towards the sale of Liberty bonds during World War I. She was a singer for the Metropolitan Opera company. Cisneros toured the United States during World War I singing in plays to... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2016 13:05

$33.00
148344

BARKER-KARPIS GANG Edward Bremer Kidnapping & Verne Sankey Suicide1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371756102395

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 9, 1934 * Barker-Karpis Gang kidnapping * Arthur "Doc" & Fred Barker - Alvis Karpis * Verne Sankey prison cell suicide The top of the front page has a two column headline: "KIDNAPPERS FREE BREMER ON PAYMENT OF $200,000; WIDE MANHUNT PUSHED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Lengthy text. Of course it was not known at the time this was the work of the Barker-Karpis gang. Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Verne Sankey, Kidnapper, Hangs Himself With Neckties in His South Dakota Cell" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare ra... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2016 12:59

$33.00
148342

6 FEBRUARY 1934 CRISIS Paris France Riots Place de la Concorde in Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371756100073

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1934 * 6 February 1934 crisis - Paris, France riots * Anti-parliament - far-right leagues * Place de la Concorde The top of the front page has a five column headline: "SHOUTING MOBS RIOT ALL NIGHT IN PARIS, STORM CHAMBER, DEMAND GOVERNMENT RESIGN; POLICE FIRE AT THEM, 10 KILLED, 500 INJURED" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with more 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 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, al... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2016 12:54

$33.00
148307

HOME BUILDING & LOAN ASSOCIATION U.S. Supreme Court Decision 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371755314473

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1934 * Home Building & Loan Ass'n v. Blaisdell * United States Supreme Court decision The top of the front page has a one column heading: "EMERGENCY POWER OF STATES UPHELD BY HIGHEST COURT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. A ... See More  

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Ends November 05, 2016 15:42

$33.00
148298

MOVIE INDUSTRY EXTORTION Mafia Figure William Morris Bioff Guilty 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391586081693

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

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Ends November 05, 2016 15:21

$38.00
148265

ALBERT EINSTEIN Honors Alfred Noble at Manhattan Hotel Dinner 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584759020

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 19, 1933 * Albert Einstein on Alfred Noble The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN EULOGIZES NOBEL AS IDEALIST" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Albert Einstein honoring Alfred Nobel at the Roosevelt Hotel in Manhattan. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice conditio... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:26

$33.00
148264

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584754042

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

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:21

$34.00
148263

MATHATMA GANDHI ARRESTED Civil Disobedience Movement in India 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754549496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi arrested * Civil disobedience movement * Ahmedabad, India The front page has an article headed: "GANDHI ARRESTED; NEW FAST FEARED" "Wife, Secretary and 30 of His Followers Seized in New 'Disobedience' Move" "Abandons His Seminary" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:20

$36.00
148262

GERALDO MACHEDO Carlos Manuel de Céspedes y Quesada CUBAN Revolt 1933 Newspaper


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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1933 * Gerardo Machedo flees Cuba * Carlos Manuel de Céspedes y Quesada * Cuban revolution of 1933 The top of the front page has a four column headline: "MACHADO FLIES TO A SECRET REFUGE; DE CESPEDES MADE PRESIDENT OF CUBA; 18 KILLED AS MOBS AVENGE MURDERS" with many subheads and photo of Cespedes. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with more related photos. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:18

$33.00
148260

DAVID LAMAR "Wolf of Wall Street" Stock Market Con Man DEATH 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754547469

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1934 * David Lamar death * "Wolf of Wall Street" * Stock market con man The front page has a one column heading: "LAMAR FOUND DEAD IN MIDTOWN HOTEL" with subheads that include: "'Wolf of Wall Street' Dies Obscure and Alone, Owing a Week's Room Rent" and more. (see) First report coverage on the death of David Lamar, Wall Street con man. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:16

$33.00
148258

WILBUR UNDERHILL JR. Mad Dog Tri-State Terror Oklahoma Bandit DIES1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584746859

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1934 * Wilbur Underhill Jr. death (1st report) * "Tri-State Terror" - Oklahoma bandit Page 21 has an article headed: "Underhill, Outlaw, Back In Prison, Dies" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: On December 26, 1933, Wilbur and Hazel Underhill were celebrating their honeymoon with Ralph Roe and his girlfriend Eva May Nichols at a rented cottage in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Four days later, a 24-man strike force including federal agents, state troopers and local police surrounded the house. The group was led by R.H. Colvin and Frank Smith, the latter a survivor of ... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:14

$33.00
148257

CARRIE CHAPMAN CATT Honored w/ Photo & Writer Octave Thanet Death 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754542280

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1934 * Carrie Chapman Catt honored * American women's suffrage leader * Octave Thanet (Alice French) death The top of page 19 has a two column photo headed: "Noted Women's Leader Is 75 Years Old" and one column heading: "MRS. CATT HONORED ON 75TH BIRTHDAY" with subheads. (see) The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "OCTAVE THANET, 83, NOVELIST, IS DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) 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.... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:12

$33.00
148256

OLYMPIASTADION Sports Stadium & Berlin Summer Olympics Invites 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754537867

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, January 7, 1934 * Olympiastadion (Berlin) construction announced * 1936 Summer Olympics Invitations dispatched Page 5 of this section has a banner headline: "Details Announced for Huge Olympic Sports Plant to Be Built by Germans" with subheads and illustration. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:10

$27.00
148254

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Last Year Contract Agreement 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584741090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1934 * Babe Ruth's final contract * New York Yankees * Last year with the team The sport's section (page 8) has a banner headline that reads: "1934 Contract to Be Signed Monday by Ruth at Reported Salary of $37,500" with subheads and photo of Ruth. (see) 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, 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. M... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:07

$38.00
148221

ARNOLD PALMER Wins 2nd MASTERS Golf Tournament Augusta Georgia GA 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371753660218

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1960 * Arnold Palmer "The King" wins * His 2nd Masters golf tournament The sport's section (page 44) has a banner headline: "Palmer Wins Masters Golf Tourney With Birdies on Last 2 Holes for a 282" with subheads and 3 photos. (see) First report coverage on Arnold Palmer winning his 2nd of 4 Masters golf tournaments at Augusta, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light foxing along central fold, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 03, 2016 14:56

$55.00
148190

MORRISVILLE PA Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Champions 1955 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391582276462

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, August 27, 1955 * Morrisville, Pennsylvania * Little League baseball * World Series champions The sport's section (page 18) has a small one column heading: "Home Run Decides Little League Title" (see). First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Morrisville, Pennsylvania winning the World Series championship at Williamsport, Pennsylvania. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because this series wasn't recognized back then as it is today. Probably the reason for the small report here. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 p... See More  

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Ends November 02, 2016 15:39

$46.00
148187

MARY PICKFORD Signs Contract w/ ADOLPH ZUKOR Paramount Pictures 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371752737553

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, December 17, 1933 * Actress Mary Pickford signs contract * "Queen of the Movies" "America's Sweetheart" * Adolph Zukor - Paramount Pictures Page 2 of this section has a one column heading: "MARY PICKFORD SIGNS FOR STAGE" with subheads. (see) Other news throughout. Complete section 2 only with all 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 02, 2016 15:35

$27.00
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