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150702

Aviator CHARLES LINDBERGH 1st Air Mail Panama AIRPLANE Flight 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371821132668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, February 5, 1929 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Air mail flight to Panama The front page has a three column heading: "Lindbergh Flies to Havana, Then Starts Off for Belize; Opening New Air Mail Route" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Charles Lindbergh's historic 1st air mail flight to Panama. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, a few tiny binding holes, nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2017 14:24

$39.00
150701

MAX SCHMELING Johnny Risko Fight of the Year Heavyweight Boxing 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391659161553

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, February 2, 1929 * Max Schmeling (German boxer) * Heavyweight boxing match * Ring magazine fight of the year (1929) * Madison Square Garden Page 13 has a two column heading: "Max Schmeling Stops Risko; Referee Intercedes in Ninth; Baker Boy Down Four Times" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2017 14:23

$33.00
150687

NEW YORK GIANTS Win NFL Title Green Bay Packers 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391659140529

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, December 12, 1938 * NFL football championship game w/ photos * New York Giants vs. Green Bay Packers The sport's section (page 18) has a three column heading: "New York Giants Beat Green Bay Packers in Pro Grid Title Game" with lineup. First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the New York Giants and Green Bay Packers. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, irregular along the spine, light toning along central fold, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 21, 2017 13:51

$37.00
150659

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371820330930

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

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Ends January 20, 2017 13:48

$67.00
150652

ARARAT (AGRI) REBELLION Kurdish Kurds Guerrillas vs. Turkey Turks 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371820312939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1930 * Ararat Rebellion (Agri) * Kurdish Republic - Kurds * Turkey - Turkish - Turks The front page has a two column heading: "Turks Fight Kurds With Land and Air Forces; Attack Tribesmen on Mt. Ararat on Four Sides" (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 ... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2017 13:21

$40.00
150646

STREETCAR STRIKE RIOT Omaha Nebraska Martial Law National Guard 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391658163522

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1935 * Omaha, Nebraska streetcar strike riot * Martial Law - National Guard The front page has a one column heading: "MILITIA IN OMAHA AFTER FATAL RIOT" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, rag edition, a little creasing, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Three days of more streetcar strike rioting leads to a man being killed and more than ninety persons, including women and children, were wounded. Governor Robert Leroy Cochran ordered arbitration later in the week; however, new riots were reported by the end of the month. 1,800 National Guardsmen were called in to quell the violence, and martial ... See More  

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Ends January 20, 2017 13:00

$33.00
150614

Aviator FLOYD BENNETT Pneumonia Death & Charles Lindbergh Flight 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391657427186

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, April 25, 1928 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Flight to Quebec, Canada * Floyd Bennett death (1st report) The front page has a three column headline: "Floyd Bennett, North Pole Pilot, IS Pneumonia Victim; Wife and Byrd at Bedside" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, good condition.

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Ends January 19, 2017 15:33

$33.00
150613

VOLCANO WV Wood County West Virginia Ghost Town FIRE DISASTER 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371819627804

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW-YORK TIMES, August 5, 1879 * Volcano, West Virginia - ghost town * Fire disaster - total destruction The front page has small one column headings: "A West Virginia Town Burned" "The Village Of Volcano Destroyed By An Incendiary Fire" See image for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, some margin wear with small tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends January 19, 2017 15:29

$33.00
150600

JULIAN BYNG 1st Viscount of Vimy Governor General of Canada DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391657397020

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1935 * Julian Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy * 12th Governor General of Canada * British Army officer The front page has a one column heading: "BRITAIN LOSES HERO AS LORD BYNG DIES" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues inside with photo. 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2017 15:02

$44.00
150568

SAN FRANCISCO CA West Coast Waterfront Longshoreman's STRIKE 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371818774015

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1934 * San Francisco West Coast waterfront strike The front page has a four column headline: "STRIKE PARALYZES SAN FRANCISCO LIFE, BUT UNIONS ALLOW ENTRY OF FOOD AS TROOPS HELP POLICE KEEP ORDER" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with a few related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 18, 2017 12:59

$42.00
150567

SAN FRANCISCO CA West Coast Waterfront Longshoreman's STRIKE 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391656464850

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, July 15, 1934 * San Francisco West Coast waterfront strike beginning The top of the front page has a two column headline: "General Strike of 105,000 Men Voted In San Francisco" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 18, 2017 12:58

$38.00
150566

1964 DAYTONA 500 Richard Petty's 1st Win NASCAR & Sonny Liston Predict Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391656463597

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, February 24, 1964 * NASCAR National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing * 6th Annual Daytona 500 * Richard "The King" Petty winner (1st report) Page 4 has a one column heading: "Daytona Record Is Set by Petty" First report coverage on the 6th Daytona 500 race which was won by Richard Petty, his 1st 500 win. Also on the same page is a interesting three column heading: "Liston Sure of KO Win" He was right about one thing, it was a KO win, but for Cassius Clay. Other news of the day. Complete in 6 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The 1964 Daytona 500 was won by Richard Petty driving a 1964 Plymouth. Petty drove his number 4... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2017 12:55

$33.00
150528

Early JESSE & FRANK JAMES Confederate Outlaws Train Robbers 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371816039085

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: ST. LOUIS DAILY GLOBE, Missouri, Feb. 2, 1875 * Early Jesse & Frank James gang Page 2 has over half a column taken up with a report headed: "The James Boys" "Sketch of the Parties Who Have Been Captured--Some New Facts & Some More Guesses" being an interesting article on their pursuit and concerning some of their confederates. An early report on the James brothers. The front page has a curious item on creating a non-smoking car on trains, for the protection of women. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 15, 2017 07:36

$45.00
150511

Roscoe FATTY ARBUCKLE Arrested on Hollywood Murder Charge RAPPE 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391653998334

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CINCINNATI TIMES-STAR, September 13, 1921. * Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle murder charge The front page has a banner headline: "PERJURY CHARGE MADE IN THE ARBUCKLE CASE" with subheads. (see) Complete in 28 pages, light toning with some margin wear, mainly along the spine with binding slits causing a little text loss. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 15, 2017 07:04

$42.00
150508

SANTA ISABEL MASSACRE Pancho Villa Culprit ? Chihuahua Mexico 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371816008654

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SALEM GAZETTE, Massachusetts, January 12, 1916 * Mexican Revolution * Massacre of Americans The front page has a two column headline: "17 AMERICANS SHOT DOWN BY MEXICAN BANDIT BAND" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the massacre in which many Americans were slaughtered by Mexican bandits at Santa Isabel, Chihuahua. It is believed that Pancho Villa had part in this but was never proven. Other news, sports and advertisements. Complete in 10 pages, light browning, minor margin wear, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 15, 2017 06:58

$37.00
150506

BABE RUTH Bambino New York Yankees Becoming a MLB Baseball IDOL 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391653983796

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, Sept. 29, 1923 * Babe Ruth making his mark in MLB * New York Yankees - Yanks The top of the sports page has a one column head: "Ruth May Add To His Laurels" as his .385 batting average is close to surpassing Harry Heilmann's .395. "...Babe, however, is secure in home run honors with 38 and is so far in front as a scorer...". Also on this page is: "Unassisted Triple Play A Hummer" by George Burns, just the third such play in all of Major League Baseball. Complete in 14 pages, small binding holes near the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 15, 2017 06:43

$43.00
150447

IN OLD KENTUCKY Anita Stewart Silent Film ADVERTISEMENT Poster 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371814396820

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA DAILY BEE, Nebraska, January 29, 1920 * "In Old Kentucky" silent film * Actress Anita Stewart Within this issue is a very nice full page advertisement the 1919 silent film "In Old Kentucky" starring Anita Stewart and playing at the Rialto Theater in Omaha. This ad measures 21 x 16 inches and is great for display. News and other advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2017 15:29

$37.00
150445

Boxer SUGAR RAY ROBINSON Middleweight Boxing Fight at MSG 1943 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391652337119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 20, 1943 * Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jackie Wilson * Madison Square garden The sport's section (page 12) has a two column heading: "Robinson Outpoints Wilson" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 13, 2017 15:28

$34.00
150416

AUGUST ANHEUSER BUSCH SR. American Beer Magnate SUICIDE Death 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371813373979

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 14, 1934 * August Anheuser Busch Sr. suicide death * American brewery president and CEO The top of page 9 has a one column heading: "AUGUST BUSCH ENDS LIFE WITH PISTOL" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the suicide death of August Anheuser Busch Sr., American brewing magnate in St. Louis, Missouri. 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 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 rem... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2017 14:50

$40.00
150403

ALABAMA PITTS Sing Sing Convicted Felon & Kenesaw Mountain Landis 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371813347325

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1935 * Convicted felon Alabama Pitts * Kenesaw Mounted Landis * MLB Baseball The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Landis Rules Pitts May Play Ball, But Not in Exhibitions This Year" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. 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... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2017 14:28

$33.00
150401

ANGLO-GERMAN NAVAL AGREEMENT Kriegsmarine & Royal Navy SIGNING 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391651354361

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1935 * Anglo-German Naval Agreement * United Kingdom and Germany * Kriegsmarine vs. Royal Navy The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BRITISH GIVE REICH A 35% NAVAL RATIO, 45% IN SUBMARINES" with subheads. (see) Lengthy reporting continues on page 4 with complete text of the agreement. 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 su... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2017 14:25

$33.00
150393

JOHN LIST Westfield NJ New Jersey Family MURDERS Massacre Photos 1971 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391651340911

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh NC, December 9, 1971 * John List "Bogeyman of Westfield" * Westfield, New Jersey family massacre Page 3 has a two column heading: "Father Is Sought In Family Killing" with photos of John List and his three children. (see) First report coverage on the famous John List murders in Westfield, New Jersey. List would be on the lam for nearly 18 years prior of being captured. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 70 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends January 12, 2017 14:09

$62.00
150333

ROSENBERGS SENTENCED Julius & Ethel to Electirc Chair Sing Sing 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391648392983

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 5, 1951 * Julius and Ethel Rosenberg sentenced * Russian spies - Atomic bomb * Electric chair - Sing Sing prison in New York The banner headline announces: "BULLETIN: Two Convicted Atom Bomb Spies Are Sentenced To Death" with smaller subheads as well. This is the report of Julius & Ethel Rosenberg being sentenced to death for spying. Complete in 16 pages, good condition.

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Ends January 08, 2017 15:14

$35.00
150331

STEPEHEN A. NASH Thrill Serial Killer Murderer Confesses Killings 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371810391782

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, December 11, 1956 * Stephen A. Nash confesses * Thrill serial killer - murderer The front page has a one column heading: "Tramp Tells of Killing 5; Hints More" with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 08, 2017 15:12

$35.00
150329

AGA KHAN III Bahram Thoroughbred Racehorse Racing Epsom Derby Win 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391648389774

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1935 * Aga Khan III thoroughbred racehorse Bahram * Wins Epsom Derby - Surrey, England UK * Sir Sultan Mahommed Shah Page 27 has a seven column headline: "250,000 Watch the Aga Khan's Bahram Annex Epsom Downs Derby" with subheads and 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 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 th... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2017 15:09

$33.00
150302

TOMMY DORSEY Jazz Trombonist Composer Big Band Bandleader DEATH 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391648298141

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 27, 1956 * Tommy Dorsey's bizarre death * Big Band bandleader - trombonist Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Tommy Dorsey Chokes to Death On Food While Asleep in Home" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Tommy Dorsey, American jazz trombonist, composer and bandleader of the Big Band era. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 76 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 08, 2017 12:30

$75.00
150299

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391648294196

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

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Ends January 08, 2017 12:23

$34.00
150272

Debutante BARBARA HUTTON Poor Little Rich Girl DIVORCE Assertion 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391647678862

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1935 * Barbara Hutton's pending divorce * "Poor Little Rich Girl" heiress Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Barbara Hutton Will Wed Danish Count After Divorcing Mdivani at Reno This Week" (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 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. Nice condition.

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Ends January 07, 2017 15:53

$33.00
150271

FREDERICK GROSS 5 Five Family Members Poisoning Murders Mystery 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371809613699

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1935 * Frederick Gross family deaths * Poisoning mystery The top of the front page has a one column heading: "5 IN FAMILY KILLED BY A RARE POISON; FATHER IS ACCUSED" with subheads. Lengthy text continues on the back page with photo of Gross. 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 individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends January 07, 2017 15:52

$33.00
150232

JIM MOLLISON 1st West-to-East Trans-Atlantic Ocean Solo FLIGHT in 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371808649649

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 22, 1932 * Jim Mollison * Airplane - aviation * 1st solo Atlantic flight (W to E) The front page has a one column heading: "5,000 HAIL MOLLISON, HERE AFTER SEA HOP; FLIGHT BACK SPEEDED" with subheads. Much more on page 3 with related pictorial. Coverage on the first solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean from West to East. Maybe not as significant as Lindbergh's flight but still a aviation 1st. 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... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2017 15:27

$37.00
150231

HENRY AUGUSTUS LUKEMAN Historical Monuments Sculptor DEATH 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371808648701

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 4, 1935 * Henry Augustus Lukeman death (1st report) * American historical monuments sculptor * World War I - Kit Carson & more The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "LUKEMAN IS DEAD; A NOTED SCULPTOR" with subheads and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, 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 & i... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2017 15:26

$38.00
150228

SHENANDOAH Schuylkill Co. Pennsylvania COAL MINERS Strike Riot 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391646812672

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING NEWS, Detroit, September 22, 1900 * Shenandoah, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania * Coal miners' strike riot - mob * Mary Harris "Mother" Jones The top of the front page has a two column heading: "MARTIAL LAW PREVAILS" with subheads. (see) Complete in 10 pages, light toning, some margin wear, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 06, 2017 15:20

$34.00
150219

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371808637883

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

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Ends January 06, 2017 15:06

$46.00
150166

JIM MOLLISON 1st West-to-East Trans-Atlantic Ocean Solo FLIGHT in 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391646127490

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PRESCOTT JOURNAL MINER, Arizona, August 20, 1932 * Jim Mollison makes it * Airplane - aviation * 1st solo Atlantic flight (W to E) The front page has a banner headline: "LONDON FLYER MAKES NEW BRUNSWICK SAFELY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the first solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean from West to East. Maybe not as significant as Lindbergh's flight but still a aviation first. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 6 pages, Light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 05, 2017 15:25

$42.00
150053

HAWKS PRAIRIE Lacey Olympia Washington Denn Powder Plant EXPLOSION1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371803883179

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 28, 1934 * Hawks Prairie, Lacey, Olympia, Washington * J. A. Denn Powder Company explosion disaster The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "10 Killed By Blasts In Dynamite Plant" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 31, 2016 15:27

$33.00
150050

FIRESIDE CHAT SPEECH Franklin D. Roosevelt WORKS RELIEF PROGRAM 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391641760442

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 29, 1935 * Bank Crisis - New Deal * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Works Relief Program * Social Security Act * Fireside Chat (1st report) The top of the front page has a three column headline: "PRESIDENT IN TALK TO NATION PROMISES TO EXPEDITE RELIEF; EMPHASIZES SOCIAL SECURITY" with subheads and complete text of Roosevelt's address on page 2. Lengthy text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 ... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2016 15:24

$44.00
150049

ORANGEMEN RIOTS Irish Protestants & Catholics New York City 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371803878880

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1870 * Orange Riots ( 1st of two) * New York City * Irish Protestants & Catholics The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "BLOODY RIOT" "The Feud Between the Orangemen and the Catholics Renewed" "Terrible Fight At elm Park" "A Picnic Party of Protestant Irishmen Assailed" and more. (see) First report coverage on the 1st of two Orange Riots in New York City between Irish Protestants "Orangmen" and Irish Catholics. Text takes up 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 31, 2016 15:23

$27.00
150048

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391641756499

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

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Ends December 31, 2016 15:22

$33.00
149990

BLACK SUNDAY Dust Bowl Storm Oklahoma & More BLIZZARDS Begins 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371802396948

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1935 * Black Sunday begins * Dust Bowl The top of page 31 has a one column heading: "DUST STORM HEADS FOR PACIFIC COAST" with subheads that include: "Only Low Pressure Protects California as Slit Pours on New Mexico, Arizona" "New Clouds In Oklahoma" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 38 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2016 15:32

$33.00
149950

JIMMY DOOLITTLE Transcontinental Passenger AIRPLANE Record Flight 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391637695052

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1935 * Jimmy Doolittle breaks flight record * Transcontinental transport airplanes The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "DOOLITTLE SPANS U. S. IN 12 HOURS" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Jimmy Doolittle breaking the transcontinental flight record for transport airplanes. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Gi... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2016 14:40

$33.00
149944

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371801632308

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1930 * George "Bugs" Moran arrested * Al 'Scarface' Capone rival in jail * Chicago gangster - gangland war Page 5 has a one column heading: "'Bugs' Moran Seized As Chicago Vagrant" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends December 28, 2016 14:26

$40.00
149911

SANDY KOUFAX Los Angeles Dodgers Pitcher Announces RETIREMENT 1966 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391634424660

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 19, 1966 * Sandy Koufax announces retirement * Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers * MLB baseball Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Koufax, Dodger Pitching Star, Retires Because of Ailing Arm" with subhead and photo. (see) Much more in the sport's section (page 39) with banner headline, a few photos and stats. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 68 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2016 13:20

$49.00
149909

German Fighter MAX SCHMELING Heavyweight Boxing Match w/ Photo 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391634420492

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 11, 1935 * Max Schmeling vs. Steve Hamas * Heavyweight boxing knockout win * Hamburg, Germany The sport's section (page 21) has a banner headline: "Crushing Attack by Schmeling Knocks Out Hamas in Ninth Round at Hamburg" with subheads and photo of Schmeling. (see) This was just over a year prior to his famous victory over Joe Louis. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 & s... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2016 13:17

$33.00
149900

UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT Baldwin v. G.A.F. Seelig, Inc. RULING 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391634401284

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 5, 1935 * Baldwin v. G.A.F. Seelig, Inc. ruling * United States Supreme Court decision The top of the front page has a two column headline: "U.S. COURT RULES ALBANY VIOLATES INTERSTATE LAW IN CONTROL OF BULK MILK" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with complete court ruling. 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 o... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2016 13:04

$38.00
149891

ROBERT BADEN-POWELL Boy Scouts Movement Founder DEATH 1941 WWII Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391634389160

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, January 9, 1941 * Robert Baden-Powell death * Boy Scouts leader * Scouting movement Page 3 has a one column heading: "Lord Baden-Powell, Scout Leader, Dies" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Boy Scouts pioneer, Robert Baden-Powell. 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 December 25, 2016 12:49

$37.00
149877

AUGUSTA, LADY GREGORY Irish Playwright writer & Folklorist DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371798960721

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 24, 1932 * Augusta, Lady Gregory death * Irish playwright & folklorist * Amelia Earhart's recent solo flight Page 19 has a one column heading: "LADY GREGORY DEAD; IRISH PLAYWRIGHT" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Augusta, Lady Gregory, Irish dramatist, folklorist and theatre manager. 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 wer... See More  

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Ends December 25, 2016 12:30

$38.00
149873

BABE RUTH Agrees to Join BOSTON BRAVES Baseball Team in 1935 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391634359455

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 28, 1935 * Babe Ruth agrees to join Boston Braves The sport's section (page 23) has a banner headline: "Plan to Succeed McKechnie as Manager of Braves in 1936 Disclosed by Ruth" with subheads that include: "RUTH WILL PILOT BRAVES NEXT YEAR" "Salary Fixed At 25,000" and more. (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 42 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 25, 2016 12:23

$38.00
149863

TRI-STATE GANG Robbers Robert Mais & Walter Legenza CAPTURE 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371796931614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1935 * Tri-State Gang - Great Depression era * Robert Mais and Walter Legenza photos The front page has a one column heading: "MAIS GANG TRAPPED; KIDNAP PLANS TOLD" with subheads. (See) Lengthy first report coverage continues on the back page with photos of Walter Legenza and Robert Mais. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscri... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2016 11:21

$33.00
149843

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391631345685

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

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Ends December 23, 2016 07:11

$33.00
149842

HELENE BOUCHER French Aviatrix Pilot Killed Airplane Crash 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391631344910

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1934 * Helen Boucher killed * French aviatrix - pilot * Airplane crash accident Page 6 has one column heading: "Famous Aviatrix Killed" "Helene Boucher, French Holder of Speed and Height Marks, Dies" with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 23, 2016 07:10

$33.00
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