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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
148175

ARNOLD PALMER Wins Very 1st PGA GOLF Tournament in Rookie Season 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391582245767

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, August 21, 1955 * Arnold Palmer "The King" wins * His very 1st victory on the PGA tour * American professional golfer (rookie season) Near the bottom of page 2 of the sport's section is a two column heading: "Arnold Palmer Captures Canadian Open With 265" (see). First report coverage of Arnold Palmer's very 1st victory on the PGA golf tour. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 02, 2016 15:08

$44.00
148146

NORWALK Connecticut Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Champions 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391579282314

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 30, 1952 * Norwalk CT Connecticut * Little League baseball * World Series champions The sport's section (page 7) has a one column heading: "NORWALK ANNEXES LITTLE LOOP TITLE" with subhead (see) First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Norwalk, Connecticut 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. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2016 15:23

$45.00
148145

HAMMONTON NJ Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Champions 1949 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391579281349

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, August 28, 1949 * Hammonton NJ New Jersey * Little League baseball * World Series champions Page 3 of this section has a small and discrete one column heading: "Hammonton Nine Wins Title" with brief text. (see) First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Hammonton, New Jersey 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. Also the reason for the small and discrete report here, it is what it is. Other sporting news of t... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2016 15:22

$37.00
148137

BIRMINGHAM Alabama Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Champions 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391579267864

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 29, 1953 * Birmingham, Alabama * Little League baseball * World Series champions The sport's section (page 11) has a small one column heading: "Birmingham Nine Victor" with subhead (see) First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Birmingham, Alabama 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. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2016 15:06

$46.00
148134

SCOTTSBORO BOYS Alabama Negro Haywood Patterson DEATH Sentence 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371750278902

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1933 * Scottsboro Boys rape case * Haywood Patterson death sentence The front page has a one column heading: "SCOTTSBORO NEGRO AGAIN CONDEMNED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Haywood Patterson sentenced to death for rape in the famous Scottsboro Boys case. 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 subscription cost, libra... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2016 15:01

$34.00
148130

Actress MARY PICKFORD Files for DIVORCE from Douglas Fairbanks 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371750274319

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1933 * Mary Pickford files for divorce * Actor Douglas Fairbanks Page 3 has a one column heading: "Expect No Contest On Pickford Divorce" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Actress Mary Pickford filing for divorce from actor Douglas Fairbanks. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2016 14:55

$33.00
148093

CARIBOU BILL William F. Cooper Yukon Alaska Gold Region DEATH 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371749509312

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 3, 1933 * Caribou Bill death * Yukon gold rush * Dog sled fame The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "W. F. COOPER DEAD; FAMOUS IN YUKON" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of William F. Cooper, known for his exploits in the gold region of Alaska. 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 remain very white & sturdy into the present. Giv... See More  

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Ends October 29, 2016 15:20

$33.00
148054

CHARLES ULM Australian Airplane Pioneer Sets Speed Flight Record 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748739947

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 20, 1933 * Pioneer Australian aviator Charles Ulm * New airplane flight speed record set The top of the back page has a one column photo of Australian aviator pioneer Charles Ulm with heading: "Makes New Air Record" Also a one column heading: "Ulm Sets New Mark For Australia Flight" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Ulm setting a new speed record airplane flight from England to Australia. 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 presen... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2016 12:34

$33.00
148023

THOMAS ALVA EDISON New Phonograph Invention Used in Address 1890 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748063521

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, March 5, 1890 * Inventor Thomas Alva Edison The top of the last column is headed: "Edison Address Bethlehem" "He Talks to a Select Audience Through a Phonograph and Then the Band Plays" which is an interesting article on how Edison "talked" to an audience through his new phonograph (see). Four pages, evenly toned, large folio size, nice condition but must be handled carefully.

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Ends October 27, 2016 15:31

$47.00
148009

ROYAL VISIT King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Wash. DC WHITE HOUSE 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748051997

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIME, June 9, 1939. * King and Queen of England (George VI) * President Franklin D. Roosevelt - Eleanor * Washington D.C. - White House visit The front page has a five column headline: "KING AND QUEEN GUESTS AT THE WHITE HOUSE AFTER AN IMPRESSIVE WELCOME IN WASHINGTON; GEORGE HOPES WE WILL EVER WALK IN FREINDSHIP" with many subheads and photo. Much more on the following pages, loads of 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 46 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 October 27, 2016 15:08

$52.00
147957

ALAMO TN Crockett County Tennessee NEGRO Lynching Hanging 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371747129119

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, May 29, 1929 * Joe Boxley Negro lynching in Alamo, Tennessee The front page has a brief article heading: "Negro Lynched by Mob After Woman Attack" First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Joe Boxley in Alamo, Tennessee. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:09

$34.00
147956

CLARENCE DeMAR American Marathoner Wins BOSTON Race 41 Years Old 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371747127895

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, April 20, 1930 * Clarence DeMar wins Boston Marathon * Seventh and last win at 41 years old * Great depression era original The front page of this section has one column headings: "DE MAR CAPTURES BOSTON MARATHON" "43-Year-Old Melrose Star, Running in Event for 13th Time, Scores Victory" "Triumphs By 400 Yards" and more. (see) First report coverage on Clarence DeMar winning his last Boston Marathon at the age of 41. Other sports news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:08

$37.00
147953

MABEL SMITH DOUGLASS Residential College Dean Lake Placid DROWNING1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391574558514

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1933 * Mabel Smith Douglass drowning * Douglass Residential College * Rutgers University affiliate Page 3 has a two column heading: "Drowning of Ex-Dean Douglass Feared; Woman's Educator's Boat Found at Lake" (see) First report coverage on Mabel Smith Douglass going missing after rowing on Lake Placid. Other news, sports and advertisement 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 pr... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:02

$33.00
147922

KNICKERBOCKER STORM Theater DC Snow ROOF COLLAPSE Disaster 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371744706447

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY KENNEBEC JOURNAL, Augusta, Maine, January 30, 1922 * Knickerbocker storm (blizzard) * Washington D.C. theater collapse disaster The front page has a nice banner headline: "107 Killed in Washington Theatre Crash" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Knickerbocker Theater disaster. Eight pages, light toning a little wear at the folds, small address label within masthead, otherwise good.

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Ends October 23, 2016 14:00

$34.00
147913

Sir EDWARED GREY, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon DEATH Liberalism 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391571669763

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 7, 1933 * Sir Edward Grey death * British Liberal statesman The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "VISCOUNT GREY DIES IN ENGLAND AT 71" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon. Lengthy text here. 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, libra... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2016 13:47

$33.00
147912

FRANCESCO DE PINEDO Italian Aviator Airplane Takeoff Crash KILLED 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391571668987

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 3, 1933 * Francesco de Pinedo killed - Italian aviator * Floyd Bennett Field airplane takeoff attempt The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DE PINEDO KILLED IN BURNING PLANE; CRASH AT TAKE-OFF" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with two related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1sat section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in good condition.

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Ends October 23, 2016 13:46

$33.00
147887

RMS LUSITANIA Captain Turner Death & BARNEY ROSS Boxing Title Win 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391570653090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 24, 1933 * Barney Ross wins boxing title * William Thomas Turner death * Captain of the RMS Lusitania The top of of page 11 has a four column headline: "World's Lightweight Title Changes Hands" with subheads that include: "ROSS WINS TITLE FROM CANZONERI" and more. (see) First report coverage on Barney Ross winning his first world title bout vs. Tony Canzoneri. Page 13 has a one column heading: "CAPT. TURNER DIES; LUSITANIA MASTER" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:55

$33.00
147877

New AIRPLANE FLIGHT Non-Stop Distance Record Broken FRENCH FLIERS 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391570635540

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1933 * New non-stop airplane flight distance record * French aviators Paul Codos & Maurice Rossi The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FRENCH FLIERS SET DISTANCE RECORD, LANDING IN SYRIA" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on French fliers, Paul Codos and Maurice Rossi, setting a new non-stop airplane flight distance record. Article continues inside with related map. 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 &... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:37

$33.00
147874

MAHATMA GANDHI Untouchables Campaign Fast Unto Death JAIL RELEASE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371743959228

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi jail release * Campaign against untouchability * Fast unto death ends Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Fast Wins Gandhi Unconditional Release; A Week Without Food, He Weighs 90 Pounds" (see) 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 October 22, 2016 15:33

$33.00
147873

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in Arizona 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391570633164

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1933 * End of Prohibition - repeal * Beer - liquor returns to Arizona The top of the front page has a two column headline: "IOWA VOTES WET, ALSO CONNECTICUT, NEW HAMPSHIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the state of Arizona ratifying the repeal of prohibition. 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. Given the subscription cost, li... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:32

$42.00
147844

MICHAEL SCOTT wins The British Amateur Golf Championship at 55 yr 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371743220807

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 25, 1933 * Michael Scott - English amateur golfer * The British Amateur Championship * Oldest ever to win The front page of this section has a one column heading: "SCOTT AT 55 WINS BRITISH GOLF TITLE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on English amateur golfer, Michael Scott, becoming the oldest winner of The Amateur Championship. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2016 13:40

$29.00
147821

SS GREAT EASTERN Comes to America 1st TRANSATLANTIC Voyage Ends 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391568179696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 29, 1860 * SS Great Eastern - Leviathan ship * 1st Transatlantic voyage to America arrival The top of the front page has: "The Great Eastern In Port" "Her Time from the Needles to Sandy Hook" "The Engines Never Stopped, & Over 300 Miles Made in a Day" "Her First Reception In America" "Log of the 'Big Ship' ". The Great Eastern was by far the largest ship in her time (see hyperlink). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2016 15:42

$34.00
147795

PAUL HORNUNG Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football HEISMAN TROPHY 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371742468386

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1956 * Paul Hornung wins Heisman Trophy * Notre Dame Fighting Irish college football * Oklahoma Sooners declared National Champions The sport's section (page 55) has a banner headline: "Hornung of Notre Dame Wins Heisman Trophy as Leading Football Player" First report coverage on Paul Hornung winning the Heisman Trophy. Also on the same page is a two column heading: "Oklahoma Eleven Again on Top In Last Writers', Coaches' Polls" (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 80 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2016 13:37

$48.00
147766

17th U.S. President ANDREW JOHNSON Abraham Lincoln's VP DEATH 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741533271

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, July 31, 1875 * President Andrew Johnson * Death (1st report) Page 2 has: "Death of Andrew Johnson" beginning with a brief notice from Memphis: "Ex-President Andrew Johnson died very suddenly at Chattanooga, Tenn., at 2:30 o'clock this morning, of paralysis." followed by: "Obituary - Andrew Johnson" which takes about half a column (see). Nice to have this in a newspaper the same day he died. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:51

$54.00
147761

ANNE WEIGHTMAN Walker Penfield Woman $$$ Philanthropist $$$ DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741521277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1932 * Anne Weightman death The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "MRS. F. C. PENFIELD, ART PATRON, DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Anne Weightman Walker Penfield, philanthropist and one of the richest women in the World. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, Nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:45

$33.00
147743

BABE RUTH New York Yankees "The Bambino" 2 Home Runs HR's 1929 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741485594

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sport's section only, September 1, 1929 * Babe Ruth hits 2 home runs * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The front page of this sport's section only has one column headings: "RUTH HITS 2 HOMERS AS YANKS TAKE TWO" "Both of Ruth's Blows Come in Nightcap..." and more with box scores. (see) Other sport's news of the day including a photo showing star cubs players including Rogers Hornsby. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:09

$30.00
147695

JOHN GRIER HIBBEN Princeton University President Accident DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371738768981

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1933 * John Grier Hibben killed in accident * President of Princeton University * Presbyterian minister & philosopher The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DR. HIBBEN KILLED IN AUTO COLLISION; WIFE BADLY HURT" with subheads. Much more on page 7 with photo of Hibben. 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 h... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2016 14:38

$33.00
147693

EMIL OBERHOFFER Minnesota Orchestra Conductor Music Composer DEATH1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371738767187

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1933 * Emil Oberhoffer death (1st report) * Minnesota Orchestra conductor * Music composer - violinist The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "EMIL OBERHOFFER, MUSICIAN, IS DEAD" 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 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 th... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2016 14:35

$33.00
147690

DEERING Dearing Philadelphia MURDERS Antoine Probst EXECUTION 1866 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371738763784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 9, 1866 * The Dearing family murders * "Murder by gaslight" * Antoine Probst execution The back page has a one column heading: "THE HANGING OF PROBST" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text takes up almost 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2016 14:29

$30.00
147688

HORATIO BOTTOMLEY John Bull Editor - Financier & Swindler DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391563970036

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 27, 1933 * Horatio Bottomley death (1st report) * English financier, journalist, editor * Newspaper proprietor & swindler The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "BOTTOMLEY, EDITOR, DIES PAUPER AT 73" 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 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2016 14:27

$33.00
147660

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer - Child Rapist & Cannibal ON DEATH ROW 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391562736904

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 27, 1935 * Albert Fish on death row * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page (pg. 44) has a one column heading: "FISH DEATH SENTENCE IS UPHELD ON APPEAL" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become somewhat famous until after his death. Rare as such. 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 newsprin... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:46

$42.00
147659

WILLIE MOSCONI 1st Pro Billiards Straight POOL Title Championship 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737861220

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1941 * Willie Mosconi's 1st billiards title * World Straight Pool Championships The sport's section (page 34) has small & somewhat discrete one column headings: "MOSCONI CLINCHES TITLE" "Gains Pocket Billiard Crown by Victory Over Lauri" First report coverage on Willie Mosconi's very 1st World Straight Pool Championship title. Rare to find reports on billiards in newspapers, probably the reason for the small, somewhat discrete report here. Still a historic 1st report on one the most famous pool players in the history of the sport. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Rare as such... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:45

$52.00
147650

HELENA ALABAMA Jefferson & Shelby County & Demopolis TORNADOES 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737849230

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 6, 1933 * Helena, Alabama tornado disaster * Jefferson & Shelby County * Demopolis The top of page 7 has one column headings: "TORNADOES KILL 34 MORE IN THE SOUTH" with subheads. (see) 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 subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:29

$33.00
147645

ERNEST TORRENCE Hollywood Movie Film Villain Character Actor DEATH1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391562717695

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 16, 1933 * Ernest Torrence death * Scottish character actor * Hollywood movie villain The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "ERNEST TORRANCE, FILM ACTOR, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Scottish film character actor, Ernest Torrence. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. ... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:21

$34.00
147644

Margaret PEGGY McMATH Harwich Port Massachusetts Child KIDNAPPING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737844590

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 3, 1933 * Margaret 'Peggy' McMath * Kidnapping for ransom (1st report) The front page has one column headings that include: "GIRL, 10, KIDNAPPED IN CAPE COD TOWN" "Margaret McMath of Wealthy Detroit Family Abducted at Harwich School" "Man Posed As Chauffeur" and more. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:20

$34.00
147610

Hanns Hörbiger Austrian Engineeer & Librarian Arthur Cowley DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737104951

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1931 * Hanns Hörbiger death (1st report) * Austrian engineer from Vienna * Pseudoscientific Welteislehre ("World Ice") theory Page 21 has a one column heading: "HANS HOERBIGER, ENGINEER, DIES AT 71" with subheads and photo. (see) Also on the same page is: "Sir Arthur Cowley, English Scholar, Dies" with subhead. (see) The sport's section has 1st report coverage on the Jack Sharkey vs. Primo Carnera heavyweight boxing match. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:53

$35.00
147601

HOLY FIRE Church of the Holy Sepulchre Orthodox Easter MIRACLE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737097567

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 16, 1933 * "Holy Fire" miracle in Jerusalem * Church of the Holy Sepulchre * Orthodox Christians - Easter The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "JERUSALEM VIEWS RITE OF HOLY FIRE" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:41

$33.00
147589

YELLOWSTONE EXPEDITION Frontier Missouri River Western Expansion 1818 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391561439177

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 29, 1818 The middle of the front page has an interesting article: "Of The Yellow Stone Expedition" "Extract of a Letter dated Martin Cantonment, 380 Miles up the Missouri River...from an Officer of the Yellow Stone River Expedition to a Gentleman in St. Louis". The letter has some fascinating first-hand reporting on this early expedition to the West. See this hyperlink for more on this expedition. Four pages, some margin wear & a bit irregular at the right margin, scattered foxing.

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:16

$39.00
147584

MARIA MONK Sexual Abuse of Nuns & Infantcide in Montreal FRAUD ? 1836 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391561432543

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL GAZETTE & LITERARY REGISTER, Philadelphia, Aug. 9, 1836 Page 3 has an interesting article with small heading: "Maria Monk's Awful Disclosures". For the background on this I will refer you to our item 629961, a issue of an unusual publication: "The Downfall of Babylon". One of the more sensational stories exploited in later issues of this newspaper was " The Awful Disclosures of Maria Monk", a story of a nun which revealed that the nunnery at the Hotel Dieu in Montreal was little more than a harem for the use of the local priesthood. Maria Monk's story was filled with sensational detail of secret entrances, underground tunnels, prisons & even a mass grave for the babies born of illicit li... See More  

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:09

$47.00
147562

BOMBING OF THE VATICAN City Single German Airplane Bombs 1943 Old WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371736315570

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, November 7, 1943 * Bombing of Vatican City * Single German airplane * World War II - WWII Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that reads: "Vatican Radio Confirms Bombing; Mosaic Shop, Governor's Home Hit" First report coverage on the air raid by just one German airplane (four bombs) on Vatican City. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day with much more on World War II. Complete 1st section only with all 60 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends October 13, 2016 15:38

$42.00
146068

ALBERT EINSTEIN & Women's Patriotic Organization Woman Opposition 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391506386916

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1932 * Women's Patriotic Organization * Opposed to Albert Einstein's visit Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Einstein Ridicules Women's Fight on Him Here; Remarks Cackling Geese Once saved Rome" (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 11, 2016 15:21

$33.00
147484

THE SPORTING NEWS New York Yankees Joe DiMaggio's Hitting Streak 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391556144839

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, July 17, 1941 Above the masthead is: "Official Scorer's Tribulations During DiMaggio's Record Streak" with a lengthy page 4 article on Joe keeping his streak alive: 42 at this point. Much more on baseball including several photos. Complete in 16 pages, folio size, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends October 09, 2016 14:27

$36.00
147468

LOUIS DAVID RIEL Canada Manitoba Metis Leader HANGING Execution 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391555239073

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, November 17, 1885 * Louis David Riel execution - hanging Page 2 has an article headed: "Feeling in the Dominion over Riel's Fate" (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, larger sized paper measuring 24 x 19 inches, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends October 08, 2016 15:19

$33.00
147463

MASONIC HALL Manhattan Orignial Masons Temple DEDICATION 1875 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371731446729

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York City, June 1, 1875 * Original Masonic Hall (Manhattan) dedication ceremonies * Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of New York The top of the front page has one column headings: "THE MASONS' JUBILEE" "Closing Preparations For The Dedication Of The Temple" Article takes up 2 full columns, all on the front page. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along he spine, good condition.

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Ends October 08, 2016 15:08

$29.00
147457

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371731430473

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

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Ends October 08, 2016 14:55

$56.00
147349

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391553613504

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

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Ends October 07, 2016 04:42

$29.00
147345

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391553184071

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

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Ends October 06, 2016 15:23

$27.00
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