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185803

ATTACK ON YOKOSUKA Japan United States Navy Air Raid1945 World War II Newwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015705388

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, July 19, 1945 * Attack on Yokosuka - Japan * United States Navy air raid * Imperial Japanese Navy The front page has a great banner headline: "HALSEY HITS JAP NAVY IN HIDEOUT" with subheads and related photo. Nice for display. Complete with 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few spots of stray ink writing throughout with one on the front page (see), generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:07

$42.00
185802

1677 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 343 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015705073

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Nov. 5, 1677 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for fr... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:06

$47.00
185801

FIRST BATTLE OF FORT FISHER Wilmington NC David Porter Civil War 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015704579

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 4, 1865  * First Battle of Fort Fisher * Wilmington, North Carolina * Admiral David Dixon Porter Pages 4 and 5 have one column heads on the Civil War including: "RICHMOND" "The Bulkhead of the Dutch Canal Exploded" "Attack of the Rebels on Orr Picket Lines" "WILMINGTON" "Rebel Accounts of the Operations" "The Peace Rumors Exploded" and more. The back page has: "SHERMAN" "Rebel Account of the Fall of Fort McAllister and Savannah" Eight pages, foxing, good condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:06

$26.00
185800

ZARO AGHA AGA Longest Living Human Instanbul Turkey DEATH 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015702947

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 29, 1934  * Zaro Agha Aga death (1st report) * 160 years old ? - Instanbul, Turkey The front page has a one column heading: "Zaro Agha, the 160 Year Old Turk, Is Dead" (see) A small photo of Aga is on the front page. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:04

$38.00
185799

INDIA BECOMES A REPUBLIC Independent from Britain Jawaharlal Nehru1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337283812

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., January 24, 1950 * India becomes a republic * Independence from Britain The front page has a one column heading: "First President Being Elected By India Today" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on India becoming a independent republic from Britain with Jawaharlal Nehru becoming the first prime minister. Complete with 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:03

$46.00
185798

ALGER HISS Soviet Spy Espionage SENTENCED to Prison for Perjury 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337283151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., January 25, 1950 * Alger Hiss sentenced * Convicted Soviet spy The top of front page has a four column headline: "Alger Hiss Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison" with subheads. (see) Complete with 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:03

$40.00
185797

EL BOGOTAZO Colombian Jorge Eliecer Gaitan Assassination RIOTS 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015701527

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 10, 1948 * Bogota, Colombia riot * Mariano Ospina Perez * Jorge Eliecer Gaitan The top of the front page has a nice headline: "COLOMBIAN CAPITOL SEIZED BY MOBS WHICH KILL, BURN, LOOT; U. S. DELEGATES SAFE" with subheads. (see) Complete with 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:02

$45.00
185796

Very 1st First Meeting of the UNITED NATIONS General Assembly 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337274808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1946   * First meeting of the United Nations * Westminster Central Hall, London, England The front page has a two column headline announcing: "UNO OPENED; ATTLEE ASKS WORLD UNITY" with subheads. (see) Much more on pages 2 and 3 with related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.,

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Ends December 13, 2020 15:01

$38.00
185795

BUDDY HOLLY Big Bopper & Richie Valens Airplane CRASH Disaster 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015696846

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE YORK DISPATCH, Pennsylvania,  Feb. 3, 1959  * Death of rock & roll stars * Buddy Holly, the "Big Bopper" and Richie Valens * "The Day the Music Died" The death of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the "Big Bopper" from the early rock and roll era is not commonly found in period newspapers, unfortunately. And when found the reports are typically brief and relegated to an inside page. This issue has the report at the top of the front page with a column head: "Ritchie Valens, Two Others Die In Plane Crash". The report begins: "Three rock 'n' roll singing idols, whose records and appearances stirred millions of teenagers, were killed today in a cold, snow-swept Iowa field. They were Buddy Holly, 22, Ritchie Valens, 17... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2020 14:57

$265.00
185791

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN is Agent for Province of Pennsylvania to London 1769 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015554003

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 5, 1769  * Benjamin Franklin Page 2 has news headed: "America" with reports from Philadelphia and New York, the former noting in part: "...Benjamin Franklin & Richard Jackson, Esqrs. are continued agents for this province at the court of Great Britain for the ensuing year." Eight pages, 8 by 11 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:22

$39.00
185790

GEORGE WASHINGTON Circle Equestrian Statue Ordered & Ben Franklin 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337029784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Oct. 18, 1783  * Equestrian statue of George Washington (Washington Circle) * New York loyalists - Benjamin Franklin re. treaty w/ Sweden Page 3 has a report noting in part: "...that a treaty had been ratified in Congress the 29th day of July last...between the U.S. and the King of Sweden. This Treaty was concluded at Paris...and signed by Dr. Franklin..." Also a resolution from Congress: "...That an equestrian statue of General Washington be erected at the place where the residence of Congress shall be established..." with various details. Also a letter from Boston concerning a congratulatory Address to be sent to General Washington. Then a letter from New York with notable content includi... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:22

$39.00
185789

OCCUPATION OF MEXICO CITY Gen. Winfield Scott Mexican-American War1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337027326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Aug. 14, 1847  * Occupation of Mexico City ? * General Winfield Scott * Mexican-American War Page 3 has news from the Mexican War under the heading: "From The Rio Grande". This report focuses on whether General Winfield Scott had entered Mexico City, on letter noting: "It is rumored here for a week past that Gen. Scott had arrived in the city of Mexico...it is not possible that he could have entered he city of Mexico in time for the news to reach Matamoros a week previous..." and more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:18

$35.00
185785

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON POST England 1779 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015538747

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, June 5, 1779  * NJ Governor William Livingston * Assassination plot - Henry Clinton * American Revolutionary War The ftpg. has a few bits headed: "Advices from America" one item noting: "The General Assembly of New Jersey...busy framing a law in order to impress every 8th man in the province to serve in the militia for the campaign of the year 1779." Page 3 has a letter from the governor of New Jersey to Henry Clinton concerning knowledge of an assassination attempt upon him perpetrated by an officer in Clinton's army, signed in type: Wil. Livingston. This is followed by Clinton's response, noting: "...Had I a soul capable of harbouring so infamous an idea of assassination, you Sir,... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:02

$55.00
185784

Rare 18th Century NEW YORK CITY w/ Pennsylvania Rivers Use 1795 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337003990

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, April 29, 1795  * Uncommon 18th century American publication Page 3 has a document from Pennsylvania concerning: "...whenever a fleet, squadron or ship of any belligerent nation shall clearly & unequivocally use the rivers...of Pennsylvania as a station in order to carry on hostile expedition from thence...the President deems such conduct to be contrary to the rights of our neutrality & that a demand of retribution..." with more. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, some damp staining, 3 binding holes at the spine margin, light damp staining, good condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:02

$44.00
185783

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN 1795 New York City w/ Jay's Treaty Talks Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373337001927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, Dec. 2, 1795  * Uncommon title * re. John Jay's Treaty Inside has much under the heading: "France National Convention". Page 2 has some discussion concerning the controversial Jay Treaty, and a brief item noting: "There has been a battle between the Creeks & Chickasaws--the Creeks were defeated with 26 killed--The Chickasaws lost 6 men and one woman." Four pages, never-trimmed, water staining, and some irregularities at the margins.

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:01

$38.00
185782

DIRECT ACTION DAY Great Calcutta Killings Riots Muslims & Hindus 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015537522

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 17, 1946 * Direct Action Day * Great Calcutta Killings * Hindus and Muslims riot The top of the front page has a two column heading: "90 Die, 900 Hurt in Calcutta As Moslems and Hindus Riot" (see) First report coverage on the Riots in Calcutta known as Direct Action Day. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than ind... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:01

$42.00
185781

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS Joe Montana Super Bowl NFL Football Champions 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373336996010

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Jan. 21, 1985 * San Francisco 49ers win * Joe Montana vs. Dan Marino * Super Bowl XIX - NFL Football * vs. Miami Dolphins at Stanford The front page has a heading: "S.F. sizzles" with subhead: "Shula agrees: Montana great" and photo of Joe Montana in action. (see) The front page of the sport's section also has a headline: "It's a 49ers' gold rush, 38-16" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) Much more inside this section.  Complete with all sections (40 pages), great condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:01

$44.00
185780

NEW YORK GIANTS Phil Simms NYG Super Bowl NFL Football Champions 1987 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373336995532

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Jan. 21, 1987 * New York Giants win - champions * Phil Simms vs. John Elway * Super Bowl XXI - NFL Football * vs. Denver Broncos at the Rose Bowl The front page has a headline: "Giants: Bronc-busters" with photo of Phil Simms in action. (see) The front page of the sport's section also has a headline: "Giants win biggest one" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) Much more inside this section.  Complete with all sections (48 pages), great condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:00

$44.00
185779

SAMUEL RESHEVSKY as a 9 Year Old Polish CHESS PRODIGY Photo 1920 Old Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373336994909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE PICTURE SECTION only of the New York Times, Nov. 14, 1920 * Samuel Reshevsky - American chess grandmaster * As a 9 year old Polish chess prodigy photo At the bottom of the front page is a period photo of a young Samuel Reshevsky with brief text that begins with: "Nice Years Old, the Polish Boy Chess Wizard...." (see) Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 8 pages, irregular along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 13, 2020 12:00

$44.00
185778

MA BARKER GANG Fred OUTLAWS Gun Battle Gang KILLED in Florida 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373336993633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, Jan. 17, 1935  * Ma Barker and Fred Barker   * Florida outlaws killings (1st report) Page 4 has an article announcing the death of Ma and Pa Barker, notorious outlaws from the 1930's with a small one column heading: "Federal Men Shoot Two Of Bremer Kidnap Gang" (see) Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the margins, good condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 11:59

$44.00
185775

BANK HOLIDAY Franklin D. Roosevelt GOLD STANDARD Banking Crisis 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393015534840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 9, 1933. * United States Bank Holiday * The Great Depression * Franklin D. Roosevelt The front page has a nice banner headline: "ROOSEVELT GETS PLEDGE OF NEW CURRENCY LAW TODAY FROM CONGRESS CHIEFS, SO BANKS CAN OPEN TOMORROW; SCRIP PLAN ABANDONED; HOARDED GOLD IS CALLED BACK" with subheads. (see) More on the following pages with related photo. This action would have the desired effect of stopping the panic run on the nation's banks, and happened the day after F.D.R. was inaugurated. One of the more historic issues from the Depression-era. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such... See More  

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Ends December 13, 2020 11:57

$44.00
185774

Abe Lincoln FREEDMEN'S BUREAU BILL President Andrew Johnson VETO 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373336989134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Mass., February 20, 1866  * Freedmen's Bureau Bill * Andrew Johnson veto message The top of page 2 has one column headings: "Veto By The President" "No Signature For The Freedmen's Bureau Bill" "Able And Powerful Argument" and more. (see) Message takes up about 2 1/2 columns and is signed in type: Andrew Johnson. Complete with 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2020 11:57

$57.00
185743

Best JOHNNY CARSON Talk Show Host & Comedian DEATH 2005 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333073424

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 24, 2005 * Johnny Carson death (1st report) * American talk show host & comedian * Best title to be had ? The front page has a four column heading: "Comedian Defined Late-Night TV" with some photos. The article carries over to pages 14 & 15 where there are more photos of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he lived and died. Complete with all sections (70+ pages), great condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:57

$82.00
185742

WALTER PAYTON Chicago Bears Breaks NFL Football Rushing RECORD 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333073235

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, October 8, 1984 * Walter Payton * Chicago Bears * NFL football The front page of the sport's section has a heading: "Payton breaks Brown's Record". (see) First report coverage on Chicago Bears running back, Walter Payton, breaking Jim Brown's NFL career rushing record. Complete with all sections (44 pages), very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:56

$52.00
185741

GEORGE S. PATTON Third United States Army Passes the Rhine 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333071908

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS--2nd WAR EXTRA, March 24, 1945  * Third United States Army * General George S. Patton * World War II Germany The bold banner headline announces: "4 ARMIES CROSS RHINE" with subhead: "Yanks, British, Canadians and 40,000 Parachute Troops in Giant Offensive" with much more. Complete with both sections and 20 pages. Nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:54

$47.00
185740

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Act of Congress re. U.S. Military 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333071679

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 15, 1795  * President George Washington * Congressional act signed in script Half of the front page is taken up with an Act of Congress titled: "An Act...to provide more effectually for the collection of the duties in goods, wares and merchandize imported into the United States, and on the tonnage of ships or vessels." which is signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington on the following page. This was one of just a few newspapers which used the "script" type signature. Complete in four pages, light foxing, nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:53

$88.00
185739

EARLY 17th Century 351 Yr. Old London Gazette w/ America Mention 1669 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393012900152

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 20, 1669  * Among the earliest of English language newspapers A very early issue, from just the fifth year of its existence. The front page begins with a report noting in part: "...Here arrived the Susanna from New York in America, laden with the commodities of those parts, whose thriving condition they commend, and are bound for Holland." And also: "Yesterday came in a vessel...telling us of a report in that place that several New-found-land ships have been lately cast away by storm." Very early mention of the "new world" in a period newspaper. Single sheet, 7 by 11 inches, browning at one blank margin, very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:53

$79.00
185737

Rare TORY Pro British Revolutionary War 1778 Philadelphia Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333070859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE PHILADELPHIA MARKET-DAY ADVERTISER, January 31, 1778 * Revolutionary War Tory original * Rare Pro British issue from America This was a Tory newspaper published in Philadelphia when the British occupied the city. It began in 1775 and ended when the British evacuated the city in May of 1778. Not surprisingly, the masthead features an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms. The front page is filled with ads including one for the sale of "Common Sense" with descriptive text. Page 2 has the text of the King's speech to Parliament in which he expresses his decision to keep the number of forces in America at their current levels. Text includes: "...I can have...support of my parliament in this co... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:52

$325.00
185736

SANDY KOUFAX Dodgers Strike Out Record World Series Baseball Game 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393012899393

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., Oct. 3, 1963 * Sandy Koufax's strike-out record game * Los Angeles Dodgers vs. New York Yankees * World Series of baseball - game 1 at Yankee Stadium The bottom of the front page has a photo showing Sandy Koufax in action with small heading: "Koufax Sets A Series Record" Also a three column heading also on the front page reads: "Mantle Lauds Sandy; Notes Howard Power" (see) Complete with 12 pages, some tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Sandy Koufax started it off with a record 15-strikeout performance in Game 1 to outduel the Yankees' ace left-hander Whitey Ford. The 15 strikeouts bested fellow Dodgers pitcher Carl Erskine's mark in 1953 by one... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:51

$52.00
185735

Best THE LOST BOYS Vampires Horror Film Movie Opening Day AD 1985 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333069855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 31, 1987 * Best "The Lost Boys" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Horror comedy - Vampires - cult classic A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Lost Boys" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique... See More  

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:51

$98.00
185734

SAMUEL RESHEVSKY Defeats Jose Capablanca Cuban CHESS Grandmaster 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393012896177

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1935 * Samuel Reshevsky defeats Jose Capablanca * Polish chess prodigy vs. Cuban chess grandmaster The sport's section (page 23) has a three column heading: "Cuban Master Loses at Chess" with subheads that include: "RESHEVSKY VICTOR OVER CAPABLANCA" and more with 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 38 pages, light toning, some archival mending, a little margin wear, partial label attached within the masthead, generally good.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:48

$42.00
185733

BOB GIBSON St. Louis Cardinals 17 STRIKEOUT World Series Baseball 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393012895599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, October 3, 1968 * Bob Gibson' famous 17 strikeout game * St. Louis Cardinals * World Series of baseball The front page has reporting on game 1 of the 1968 World Series in which Bob Gibson broke the record for most strikeouts. This record still stands today. The headline reads: "Cardinals Cop Opener" with subhead: "Bob Gibson Sets New Strikeout Record With 17" (see) Eight pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:47

$48.00
185732

HOOP JR. American Thoroughbred Racehorse Wins KENTUCKY DERBY 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333065381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 10, 1945 * Hoop Jr. wins Kentucky Derby * American Thoroughbred racehorse * Jockey Eddie Arcaro The front page of this section has a banner headline: "HOOP JR. BEATS POT O' LUCK IN $86,875 KENTUCKY DERBY" with subheads, 2 related photos and racing chart. Nice for display. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with 10 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:46

$47.00
185731

ANN ELIZA Leaves Brigham YOUNG re. Polygamy Files Divorce MORMONS 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393012894294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 17, 1873 * Ann Eliza Young * Brigham Young divorce * Mormons - polygamy The front page has an article with small heading: "Brigham Young To Be Sued Fr Divorce". See image for text. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:46

$47.00
185730

Best MARLON BRANDO Hollywood Movie Film Actor Director DEATH 2004 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393012893859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 3, 2004  * Marlon Brando death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actor * "On The Waterfront" "The Godfather" * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has a 2 column head: "A Hollywood Iconoclast Who Transformed the Art of Acting" "Marlon Brando - 1924-2004" with 3 photos of him. The article carries over to take all of pages 26-27 and also has a nice article on him on the ftpg. of section E. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete Sections A and E only with 54 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:45

$110.00
185729

1ST ELECTRIC CHAIR Execution 1st Person Murderer WILLIAM KEMMLER 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393012893415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, August 9, 1890  * William Francis Kemmler * 1st electric chair execution * From the city where he is from Front page coverage on William Kemmler, who had the dubious distinction of being the first person to die by the electric chair. The one column headings reads: "The Auburn Execution" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a Philadelphia paper, his hometown. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, large issue measuring 29 x 21 inches, some margin wear with small tears, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:45

$62.00
185728

ULYSSES S. GRANT Civil War General for President of United States 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333063546

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY CHRONICLE, Allentown, Pennsylvania, Sept. 23, 1872  * Ulysses S. Grant notice * Civil War general for president A pg. 2 ad endorses the Grant-Wilson ticket. Also present is a list of the state and county Republican candidates. Also with in the issue is other news of the day and numerous advertisements. Complete in four pages measuring approximately 20.25 x 13.5 inches in very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:45

$24.00
185727

CLINT EASTWOOD Hollywood Actor Wins MAYOR of Carmel Election 1986 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333063037

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 9, 1986 * Clint Eastwood, actor and filmmaker * Wins election for mayor of Carmel * Carmel-by-the-Sea, California The front page has a one column heading: "Eastwood Wins Easy Victory in Carmel Vote" with photo. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues on page 23 with another related photo. Great to have from the home of the entertainment industry. Rare as such. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:44

$112.00
185726

Historic ATOMIC BOMB Drops on HIROSHIMA Japan 1945 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373333062153

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, War Extra, August 8, 1945  * Atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan * World War II ending - surrender nears * Great headline for display ** A great two line banner headline announces: "ATOM BOMB BELIEVED TO HAVE LEVELED CITY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete 1st section, a little wear at the central fold and margins, generally good.

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Ends December 11, 2020 14:43

$167.00
185705

1969 New York Daily Newspaper AMAZIN - MIRACLE METS Win World Series Champions


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393011231803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, Oct. 17, 1969  * New York 'Amazin' Mets' * World Series Champions * Best publication to have ? This would have to be one of the iconic sports reports of the 20th century, the entire front page taken up with a celebratory crowd at the stadium with the words: "WORLD CHAMPS ! " dropped out of the photo. The Major League Baseball World Series victory by the New York Mets in 1969 was a legendary one, and great to have the report in this famous New York newspaper. Much more on the victory and the celebration on the inside pages. Complete in 104 pages, tabloid-size, minimal wear at the margins, nice condition.

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$270.00
185703

Rare AVON PARK Highlands County FLORIDA Founding Development 1891 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373331253650

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE FLORIDA HOME SEEKER, Avon Park, Florida, 1891  * Rare Southern publication * Highlands County This is the: "Second World's Fair Edition" An interesting little newspaper focused on the development of the Avon Park area. A few articles include: "Avon Park at Chicago" "The Florida Development Company" "Another Plan to be Developed" and more. The feature is a nearly full page and very detailed ma headed: "Avon Park, Fla." showing the various tracts of land, etc. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends December 10, 2020 15:12

$59.00
185700

Great V-E DAY Germany Surrenders Nazis Quit 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393011227869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN FRANCISCO NEWS, May 8, 1945  * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit The banner headline announces: "EUROPE WAR OVER --- But Fighting Continues". Included is a large photo with the caption beginning: "Historic surrender scene..." noting the various officers involved in the ceremonies. Contrasting this great news, page 11 has 3 horrendous photos of the Belsen concentration camp, headed: "Horror Past Belief At Ghastly Nazi Camp". The complete two section, 18 page issue in very nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2020 15:08

$72.00
185699

Great BRUNO HAUPTMANN EXECUTION Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393011227038

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUN, San Diego, California, April 3, 1936  * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping * Bruno Hauptmann execution * Nice headline for display A quite dramatic front page with the bold banner headline: "STOLID BRUNO DIES IN CHAIR" and also: "State Claims Lindy Kidnapper" with a photo montage of various men involved, featuring  Bruno Richard Hauptmann. Included as well is a 2nd front page from an earlier edition, featuring the execution order given by the judge. Present are pages 1-12 which I presume to be section one of a two section newspaper. There are many tears & some disfigurements to the inside pages, but fortunately the front page is reasonably nice. An inked stamp at the bottom margin of the ftpg.

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$62.00
185698

BATTLE OF BRITAIN London Airplane Bombings NAZIS 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393011226802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS--5th WAR EXTRA, Aug. 12, 1940  * Battle of Britain * London bombings * WWII Nazi bombers The large banner headline is dropped out of a black box: "BATTLE OF BRITAIN ON" with another banner headline: "Hundreds of Stukas Bomb Ports; Italy Fliers Aid in Blitzkrieg" plus related subheads. Complete with both section and 28 pages. Nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2020 15:07

$57.00
185697

SHORT MAYO COMPOSITE 1st Piggyback Transatlantic Airplanes Flight 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393011225691

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 22, 1938 * Short Mayo Composite airplanes * Piggyback seaplane/flying boat combination * First transatlantic flight The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Pickaback Plane Arrives, 25 Hours From Ireland" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the first transatlantic flight for the a piggyback seaplane/flying boat combination named Short Mayo Composite. Article continues inside with 2 related photos. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2020 15:05

$40.00
185696

FREDERICKSBURG VA Virginia Civil War MAP Battle of Lee's Mill 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373331242245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1862  * Fredericksburg Virginia map * Siege of Yorktown * Battle of Lee's Mill The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Movement Of Gen. McDowell Against Fredericksburgh." Plus there are various one column heads: "Old Point & Yorktown" "Another Unpleasant Storm  on the Peninsula" "The Capture of Apalachicola" "Action of the Government Relative to Mr. Cameron's Arrest" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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$49.00
185693

DUST BOWL Storm in Kansas Black Blizzards Dirty Thirties Topsoil 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393011224166

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1935   * Dust Bowl era storm The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "WIND, SNOW, DUST RAGE THE WEST" with subheads and related photo. (see) Complete in 36 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2020 15:03

$45.00
185670

Early 18th Century London England w/ RED TAX STAMP 1807 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393010429281

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COURIER, London, June 15, 1807 * Uncommon publication w/ red tax stamp The front page is taken up with various advertisements and a red tax stamp at the upper right corner. News of the day inside and partially on the back page. Complete with 4 pages, never bound, good condition.

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Ends December 10, 2020 07:47

$23.00
185669

U.S. & Germany Breaks Diplomatic Relations WORLD WAR I W. Wilson 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373330598636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ASHEVILLE CITIZEN, North Carolina, March 3, 1917 * United States close to World War I * President Woodrow Wilson The front page has a nice banner headline: "CONGRESS STILL DAWDLES; Senators Seize Opportunity To Talk Regardless Of Fate Of U.S." with various subheads and related illustration. (see) Coverage on the official break of diplomatic relations between United States and Germany. Other news day. Complete with 12 pages, light toning, tiny library label (see), generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 10, 2020 07:47

$40.00
185668

Post JACK ZUTA ASSASSINATION Al Capone & Bugs Moran Gangland War 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393010427942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 19, 1930 * Chicago gangland war * George 'Bugs' Moran * Al 'Scarface' Capone * re. Jack Zuta's assassination The front page has a nice banner headline: "EVANSTON CHIEF IN ZUTA BOX" with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, the... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2020 07:46

$47.00
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