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185667

HEAVEN'S GATE Marshall Applewhite Religious Cult Mass SUICIDE 1997 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393010427720

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 27, 1997 * Heaven's Gate mass suicide (1st report) * Religious cult leader Marshall Applewhite * UFO religion - Rancho Santa Fe, California The front page has a banner headline: "39 Dead in Apparent Suicide; Bodies Found in Rancho Santa Fe Mansion" with subheads and related photo. (see) More on pages 32 & 33. Nice to have in this Southern California publication. Complete with all sections (125+ pages) , minor creasing, nice condition.

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Ends December 10, 2020 07:46

$142.00
185665

ADOLPH HITLER'S Phony Plea for World Peace Reichstag Speech 1939 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393009512157

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, October 7, 1939 * Adolph Hitler Reichstag speech * Asks the World for peace ? The front page has a nice headline: "Hitler Wants FDR to Ask a Truce As Allies Spurn His 'Peace' Bid!; Full Text of Der Fuehrer's Talk" with subheads. Inside contains Hitler's full speech and more. Loads of text. Complete with 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 09, 2020 15:09

$42.00
185664

Very Early KING KONG Movie Film Opening Day ADVERTISEMENT 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373328964654

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, February 26, 1933   * Early newspaper advertisement * King Kong, the movie for opening day Page 4 of this section has an advertisement for the movie King King, appearing four days prior to  the movie making it's premiere at Radio City Music Hall. Could this be the very 1st ad for this classic in a newspaper ? A great addition for any movie memorabilia collection. The advertisement measures 6 by 6 inches. Also a short description of the film on the same page. (see) Complete section 9 only with 12 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends December 09, 2020 15:08

$88.00
185663

FDR President Franklin D. Roosevelt Warm Springs GA Georgia DEATH 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393009510303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, April 13, 1945  * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Warm Springs, Georgia * World War II - WWII A terrific issue on the death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt with a patriotic themed front page with large photo and headline: "STROKE KILLS PRESIDENT" Great for display. Reporting on the following pages with 3 full page pictorials. Nice to have from William Randolph Hearst's flagship publication. Complete 1st section with pages 1-14, nice condition.

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Ends December 09, 2020 15:07

$115.00
185662

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S Unified Field Theory Gravitation Electromagnetic1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393009509928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 31, 1929. * Albert Einstein's Unified field theory * Gravitation & electromagnetism * Elinor Smith - Woman aviator * New endurance airplane flight record The front page has a one column heading: "Girl Pilot, 17, in Open Plane, Breaks Record" with photo of Elinor Smith on the back page. (see) The top of page 4 has a three column heading: "Einstein's New Theory May Open Way for Man to Float in Air and Defy Gravity" with smaller subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends December 09, 2020 15:06

$67.00
185661

United States GOLD STANDARD Dropped FDR Franklin D. Roosevelt 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393009509399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, April 20, 1933. * U.S. Gold Standard dropped * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR The front page has a very nice banner headline: "UNITED STATES GOES OFF THE GOLD STANDARD"  with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage of FDR dropping the Gold Standard for the United States. Eight pages, light toning, a few ink blotches from printing, generally nice.

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Ends December 09, 2020 15:06

$68.00
185641

American Revolutionary War CLOSING EVENTS Lord Cornwallis & more 1783 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393005346704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1783  * Closing events in the Revolutionary War Eighteen pages are taken up with "Summary of Proceedings in the 3rd Session of the Present Parliament" which include  discussion on concluding events with the war in America, including: "...With respect to America, parliament had left little for ministers to do in negociating a peace with that country..." and further on is more detailed discussion of the provisional treaty of peace for ending the Revolutionary War. A full page plate of the Cathedral of Eveaux in Normandy is accompanied by a descriptive article. Another article: "The Story of a Young Jewess, lately Banished (from) the Imperial Dominions in Germany" & more. Near the ba... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:11

$54.00
185640

James SOMERSETT'S CASE Decision Lord Mansfield Slaves SLAVERY Negro1772 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393005345939

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1773  * Somersett's case * Slaves - slavery Certainly the most historically significant item in this issue is: "An Argument in the Case of James Somersett, a Negro, Lately Determined in the court...attempted to be Demonstrated the Present Unlawfulness of Domestic Slavery in England" which takes about a full page. This case involves James Somersett, an American slave purchased by Charles Stewart when he was in Boston. Stewart brought Somersett with him when he returned to England in 1769 but in 1771 he escaped. After being recaptured he was imprisoned on a ship & bound for Jamaica to be sold to a plantation for labor. The case was quite convoluted but ultimately became a boon ... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:10

$93.00
185639

JEWISH CITY CREATION Jews Grand Island Niagara River New York 1825 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393005344457

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 24, 1825  * Jewish city creation * Grand Island, New York * Niagara River One of the articles on an inside page reads in its entirety: "The ceremony of laying the corner stone, of what is to be a city of the Jews, on Grand Island, N.Y. took place on the 14th instant, and Mr. Noah, editor of the New York National Advocate, governor and judge of Israel, has issued a proclamation which for the ridiculous, may be compared with that of a certain general to the 'men of New York', during the late war. We have not time to notice it further at present." This was the project of newspaper publisher Mordecai Manuel Noah, who is credited with being the first Jew born in the United States t... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:08

$84.00
185638

2 issue set of ALABAMA CONSTITUTION State Adopted Statehood 1819 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322332169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, A consecutive pair of issues dated Sept. 18 and 25, 1819  * New state of Alabama Constitution Typically, prior to formally becoming a state of the union a territorial government needs to create and approve a Constitution that would not be in conflict with the federal Constitution. Printed in these two issues in its entirety is the "Constitution of the State of Alabama, Adopted Aug. 2, 1819" with this text taking 4 full pages of the Sept. 18 issue and the first five pages of the Sept. 25 issue. Included also is the list of members of the convention.  A few months later Alabama would be accepted into the union. You get both issues each complete in 16 pages 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, with... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:07

$48.00
185637

18th Century World's Oldest NEWSPAPER 1729 London Gazette 291 YEARS OLD


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322327012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, June 29, 1751 * 18th Century original * Over 290 years old This newspaper is 269 years old. Various news from London and other parts of Europe, with interesting advertisements as well. This title is the oldest continuously published daily newspaper in the world which began in 1665 and is still in existence today. A complete 4 page issue, measuring about 7 by 11 1/2 inches, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:06

$26.00
185636

Historic 1ST AMERICA'S CUP Schooner Yacht Race PRINT 1851 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393005340835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Oct. 25, 1851  * 1st America's Cup race * Schooner Yacht "America" The front page features a nice print of the yacht: "The America", which to our knowledge is the only period print of the racing yacht America having just won the historic race against 14 other competitors. A similar print appears is the Illus. London News but it was from before the race. It would be this yacht, in this 1851 regatta, that would give the famous race "America's Cup" its name. The caption is interesting, reading in part: "We present our readers...with an engraving of the little vessel that recently struck John Bull with such amusing astonishment. 'Who's first?' was the universal question as to the r... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:06

$275.00
185635

Great 2 HANK AARON Atlanta Braves BABE RUTH w/ 715 Home Runs 1974 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322325242

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, April 5 and 9, 1974  * Hank Aaron home run #715 * Breaks Babe Ruth's record * Atlanta Braves - MLB baseball A terrific pair of issues on one of the more historic events in Major League Baseball. The issue of the 5th announces: "AARON HITS 714, TIES THE BABE" with photo and subhead. Also a nice bkpg. montage headed: "ONE MORE TO GO The issue of the 9th proclaims: "715!" "HENRY DOES IT" "Breaks Ruth's Home Run Record" with the iconic photo of Hank Aaron following this career home run #715 at the Atlanta stadium. More photos in the centerfold and back page. Tabloid-size, both issues are complete in 108 and 80 pages respectively, minor wear at the margins with a few discrete archival mends a... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:05

$119.00
185634

COLUMBIA SC South Carolina Very Rare CONFEDERATE South 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322324274

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY SOUTHERN GUARDIAN, Columbia, South Carolina, Feb. 7, 1862  * Rare Confederate publication * P.G.T. Beauregard official report * On the Battle of Bull Run A very rare title and great to have it contain the word “Southern” and also the motto which reads: “The South—Equality or Independence”. The front page has much on the correspondence between Lord Russell and Secretary of State Seward on the Trent Affair. But the prime content is found on the back page of which two-thirds is taken up with the conclusion of the: “Report of Gen. Beauregard on the Battle of Manassas” which contains tremendous detail & is signed by him in type: G. T. Beauregard. Also: “The Rumored Resignation” of Stonewall Jackson; “On To Richmon... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:05

$175.00
185633

ROSA PARKS Bus Seat Fame Receives Presidential Medal of Freedom 1996 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322322989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 15, 1996  * Rosa Parks - Civil Rights activist * Presented Presidential Medal of Freedom Page 4 has a somewhat discrete report headed: "Rosa Parks Receives Medal in Oval Office" Text begins with: "President Clinton honored civil rights heroine Rosa Parks...." (see) Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:04

$75.00
185632

PHI BETA KAPPA Academic Honor Society Harvard 100 Yrs. Ago 1919 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393005339198

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, June 17, 1919 * Phi Beta Kappa at Harvard * Academic honor society * From 100+ years ago The top of page 9 has a one column heading: "PHI BETA KAPPA DAY AT HARVARD" with subhead. (see) Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:04

$33.00
185631

TREATY OF AMIENS French Revolutionary Wars France & G.B. SIGNED 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322319873

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BALANCE, & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, May 25, 1802  * Treaty of Amiens signed * French Revolutionary Wars * Joseph Bonaparte & Marquess Cornwallis An inside page has: "Definitive Treaty" which is the: "Definitive Treaty of Peace Between the French Republic, the King of Spain, and the Batavian Republic...and his Majesty the King of the United Kingdom..." It consumes 2 pages & is signed in type: Bonaparte, Cornwallis & others. This was the Treaty of Amiens which temporarily ended hostilities between France and the United Kingdom during the French Revolutionary Wars. Also a message from President Thomas Jefferson signed in type. Other news as well. Eight pages 9 1/2 by 11 inches, nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:04

$36.00
185630

President THOMAS JEFFERSON a Infdel ? & Thomas Paine Letter 1802 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393005338466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, Dec. 14 and 21, 1802  * President Thomas Jefferson * Thomas Paine Page 2 of the 14th has an interesting article taking most of the page, concluding in the 21st, which reports on the spirituality of Thomas Jefferson. A few bits include: "Altho' every candid friend of religion must, it is thought be convinced, from Mr. Jefferson's own writings, that he is an infidel...foreigner was riding with him in Virginia 7 observing a decayed building inquired what it was? Mr. Jefferson answered, 'a church'. Do you suffer your churches, said the gentleman, to decay i this manner; why, sir, it looks like a barn. I', replied Jefferson 'it is good enough for a God who was born in ... See More  

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:03

$48.00
185628

General WILLIAM TYRON Assumes Office as 39th Governor of New York 1771 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322315596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 22, 1771  * William Tyron assumes office * 39th governor of New York Page 2 has a report from New York under the heading: "America" on the arrival of Governor Tryon in New York for his formal installation as governor of New York. He had arrived, with his family, from North Carolina, where he had previously been governor. Eight pages 8 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:02

$29.00
185627

THOMAS JEFFERSON Proclamation for Neutrality in Napoleonic Wars 1807 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322313545

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 8, 1807  * President Thomas Jefferson proclamation * America neutrality in Napoleonic Wars Page 2 contains the historic "Proclamation" signed by President Th. Jefferson, in which is empathizes the neutrality of America in the Napoleonic Wars, and also notes that: "...requiring all armed vessels bearing commissions under the government of Great Britain now within the harbours or waters of the United States, immediately & without any delay to depart from the same...". This is in response to the  Leonard-Chesapeake Affair (see), and to be followed by a formal embargo enacted by Congress. Four pages, minor foxing and slightly irregular at the blank spine, good condition.

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Ends December 06, 2020 13:02

$37.00
185622

LITTLE ROCK NINE Negro Students Central High School Arkansas Entry1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373322300368

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 10, 1957  * Little Rock Nine - Elizabeth Eckford * Negro students - Arkansas * 1st Central High School entry try The top of the front page has a four column headline: "U.S. TO SEEK WRIT TO FORCE FAUBUS AND GUARD TO PERMIT INTEGRATION; EXTENDED COURT BATTLE EXPECTED'" with subheads and related photo. (see) Coverage continues inside with 2 more related photos. This report concern the Little Rock Nine (see hyperlink for more), one of the focal points of the Civil Rights struggles of the 1950's and 1960's. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, toning at the central fold, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends December 06, 2020 12:58

$57.00
185621

RUTH BADER GINSBURG United States Supreme Court NOMINATION Clinton1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393005332793

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 15, 1993 * Ruth Bader Ginsburg nominated * United States Supreme Court nomination * Appointed by President Bill Clinton The top of the front page has a nice headline: "Clinton Picks Moderate Judge Ruth Ginsburg for High Court" with various subheads and color photo showing Ginsburg with Bill Clinton. Lengthy first reports continue inside. Eighty plus pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 06, 2020 12:57

$139.00
185620

Best LOS ANGELES DODGERS CHAMPIONS vs. Oakland A's WORLD SERIES 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393005332588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, October 21, 1988 * Los Angeles Dodgers * World Series champions The front page has a three column color photo showing Orel Hershiser with heading: "Super Dodger Brings It Home" and subhead: "The Impossible Dream: Dodgers World Champs" (see) The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "A Victory Out of the Blue" with subheads and 2 related photos. Much more inside. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 54 pages, some light creasing, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2020 12:57

$88.00
185597

1906 SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE California Fire Disaster 1906 S.D. CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393003984612

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, April 20, 1906  * 1906 San Francisco earthquake The front page features a dramatic banner headline on the San Francisco earthquake and fire: "COMBATING THE FAMINE WHICH FOLLOWS FLAMES" with some  nice related subheads and much reporting on the inside pages. The entire front page is taken up with articles relating to the event, and there is a wealth of related report on the inside pages as well. Great to have this coverage in a California newspaper. Complete in 8 pages, small binding holds at the blank spine, two library stamp near the top, in uncommonly nice, clean condition.

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:10

$78.00
185596

(5) WORLD SERIES New York Giants vs. Philadelphia Athletics A's 1911 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373320346658

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Oct. 14 -26, 1911  * Philadelphia Athletics vs. New York Giants * World Series of baseball - all 5 games * Christy Mathewson & Chief Bender fame A nice set reporting all five games of the Series with front page accounts (and some inside as well) of each game. The Oct. 14 issue has a terrific graphic headed: "40,000 People Crowd Polo Grounds To See Bender & Mathewson in Pitchers' Duel" with player photos for both teams. The issue of the 26th reports the final game results: "ATHLETICS MAKE BURLESQUE OUT OF GAME WITH NEW YORK GIANTS AND RETAIN THE CHAMPIONSHIP" and: "FINAL SCORE 13 TO 2; BENDER IN FINE FORM". Page 2 also features a terrific graphic showing photos of the he... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:10

$128.00
185595

1905 THEODORE Teddy ROOSEVELT 2nd Inauguration 1st Report Headline Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373320346412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, March 4, 1905  * Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt * 2nd Presidential Inauguration The front page has a nice headline on the inauguration of Theodore Roosevelt: "INAUGURATION CEREMONIES ARE GRAND AND IMPRESSIVE" with subheads: "Washington Never Before Saw Such Crowds---City Is a Blaze of Splendor---West and Middle West Represented as Well...President's Address Short But Pointed and Powerful...". Very fine front page coverage of Teddy Roosevelt's second inauguration. Complete in 6 pages, binding indents at the blank spin, 2 library stamps in the masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:10

$55.00
185594

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1781 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373320345817

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE YORK COURANT, England, Feb. 8, 1780  * American Revolutionary War * 18th century original * From The Enemy The front page has a few news items on the Revolutionary War: "...account that Sir Henry Clinton & Lord Cornwallis were about to embark, with 10,000 men...lying ready at Sandy Hook to take them on board for the southward...Several prizes taken from the American, laden with tobacco...are come over with the above fleet...assured that General Clinton, after leaving a sufficient force at New York, has taken with him the rest of his army to Virginia. By this means the Rebels will be put between two fires...advices...received from the back of the province of New York, that some of our Provincial Corps had fallen in ... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:09

$42.00
185593

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Fever 49ers Miners Mining Discoveries 1849 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393003983708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Sept. 22, 1849  * California Gold Rush * 49ers - mining - miners Page 3 has: "From California" with the latest news, bits including: "...The Empire City brings over $600,000 in species and gold dust...An attack had been made by a party of rowdy Americans in San Francisco...emigrants from Missouri...are now arriving daily...In the gold diggings, many of the placers are becoming exhausted but new ones are being continually discovered. About an ounce a day is states as the average quantity found...Provisions are plenty in the mines..." with much more. The article on the gold takes over half a column. The ftpg. has a print of  "Alexander Dumas", author of The Three Musketeers. Four pa... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:09

$53.00
185591

FORT FISHER Wilmington NC North Carolina Adm. Porter 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393003981311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 30, 1864 * Fort Fisher attacked * David Dixon Porter * Wilmington NC North Carolina * Final months of the Civil War Among the first column Civil War heads are: "WILMINGTON" "The Attack On Fort Fisher" "Official Report from Admiral Porter" which is quite lengthy & detailed & signed by him in type: David D. Porter, Rear Admiral; "The Terrific Fire of the Fleet" "The Guns of the Fort Completely Silenced" and more. Eight pages, damp stains to lower corner, good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:04

$32.00
185590

(6) ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL Reconstruction 1865 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373320334053

Offered are original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, a lot of six issues, each with front page column heads on the Andersonville Prisoner trial, where barbarities of the cruelest nature were put upon Yankee prisoners of war. Dates are August 31, Sept. 8, 20; Oct. 4, 6 & 7, 1865. Each complete in 8 pages, some minor foxing, generally good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:03

$59.00
185589

EVA PERON First Lady of Argentina & Musical Evita Fame DEATH 1952 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393003980555

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 27, 1952  * Eva Peron death * First Lady of Argentina The front page has a two column head: "Eva Peron Dead After Long Illness" with the text datelines from Buenos Aires providing the details of her illness (died at age 30) and her career. A relative unknown to most Americans at the time, her notoriety in popular culture skyrocketed with the successful 1978 musical "Evita" which followed Even Peron's early life, rise to power, charity work, and eventual death. The report carries over to page 3 where are 3 additional photos. Present are just 12 of 214 pages of this Sunday issue. Archival mend at the spine, some wear at the margins and a bit of fold foxing. Slightly affects the Peron headin... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:03

$56.00
185587

2 Best GEORGE W. BUSH Presidential Election Florida Recount WIN 2000 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393003979194

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LEDGER, Lakeland, Florida (two issues). * George W. Bush election & recount win Given the attention of the current presidential election, here is a terrific--and perhaps the very best--pair of issues on the election controversy of George W. Bush's second term. From the state of Florida, which was the focus of the turmoil of this election, the two issues have headlines which relate very nicely to one another. Never before have I seen such a pair of headlines which were meant to stay together! The Nov. 8, 2000 issue has the banner head: "BUSH ELECTED" and the Dec. 14, 2000 issue has the banner head: "Bush Elected II". You get the pair, both issues complete and in nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2020 15:01

$44.00
185584

Best O. J. SIMPSON Pleads Not Guity for Double MURDER 1995 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373320321326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 21, 1994 * O. J. Simpson murder case * Pleads not guilty in double homicide * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has a two column headline: "Simpson Enters Plea of Not Guilty in Double Murder" with subhead and photo. More on page 18. Great to have in this famous L.A. publication. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends December 05, 2020 14:58

$62.00
185583

THE FLYING WALLENDAS Karl Wallenda High Wire Daredevil DEATH 1978 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393003973930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 22, 1978 * Karl Wallenda death * The Flying Wallendas * High wire artist-  daredevil * INCOMPLETE ISSUE ** The front page has a nice banner headline: "Wallenda Plunges to Death" with related photo. (see) Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), nice for display as such.

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Ends December 05, 2020 14:58

$62.00
185578

LOS ANGELES St. Louis RAMS vs Cleveland Browns NFL Football Title 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393003967352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, December 24, 1951 * Los Angeles Rams vs. Cleveland Browns * NFL football championship title game The sport's page (page 13) has a four column headline: "Rams Defeat Browns 24-17 for Pro Crown" with related photo, stats and lineups. (see) First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Detroit Lions and the Cleveland Browns. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice. 

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Ends December 05, 2020 14:54

$57.00
185577

USS FRANKLIN Aircraft Carrier Japanese Attack FIRE Disaster 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393003967102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. May 18, 1945 * USS Franklin (CV-13) disaster * Japanese dive bomber attack * United States Navy aircraft carrier The top of the front page has a four column headline: "PLANE CARRIER IS SAVED BY COURAGE OF CREW IN SPITE OF 1000 CASUALTIES" with subheads and a photo of the carrier just after the attack. This disaster happened a few months earlier but this is when it was first made public. Complete with 22 pages, light toning at the margins and a little swear at the margins, more so along the spine, generally good.

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Ends December 05, 2020 14:53

$56.00
185552

GOLIAD MASSACRE James Fannin & Prisoners Executions Texas Revolution 1836 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393002471731

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, April 30, 1836  * Goliad Massacre - James Fannin * Post-Battle of Coleto prisoners * Texas Revolution - Texian Army An inside page contains an article headed simply: "Texas" which includes several reports on events there, including: "The southern papers bring further & disastrous advices from Texas. The contest, it will be seen, is becoming fierce & sanguinary, & on the part of the Mexicans is one of extermination...the Texian force under col. Fanning with the army of Houston...they were overpowered, compelled to capitulate, and according to the account before us, subsequently massacred." This is followed by another report stating: "On the 23d ult colonel Fanning had sent out a sco... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2020 15:12

$148.00
185551

FIRST ISSUE Volume 1 Number 1 Issue of Niles's Register 1811 Baltimore Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393002470981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 7, 1811  * Volume 1 number 1 issue This was the first issue published: "Vol. 1 No. 1" as noted in the masthead. The entire front page is taken up with: "The Editor To The Public" in which he details what the newspaper is to be about. Page 10 has a chart of: "Total Expenses, Of the War for Independence with a Statement of All the Troops in the Continental Service." First issues remain desirable to collectors and even more so titles which would because extremely successful such as this one. Complete in 16 pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, unusually great condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted pri... See More  

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185550

MISSOURI Statehood Admitted to the Union & Major John Andre Bones 1821 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 18, 1821  * Missouri admitted to the Union * Major John Andre bones exhumed Inside has: "Major Andre" concerning the removal of his bones to be shipped off to England. Also in this issue: "Indian Trade", and an historic report headed: "Admission of Missouri" concerning it formally joining the Union, which happened just 8 days prior. Included is the: "Proclamation - By the President of the United States" concerning Missouri's admission, signed in type by the President: James Monroe. The back page has a report of a: "Sea Serpent". Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, great condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines i... See More  

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185549

JAMES OGLETHORPE & the Founding of SAVANNAH Colony of Georgia GA 1733 Magazine


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1733  * Terrific on the founding of Savannah * James Oglethorpe & Georgia Page 4 has a very early & terrific letter from James Oglethorpe, headed: "Extract of Mr. Oglethorpe's Letter to the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, dated from the Camp at Savannah, Feb. 10, 1732-3." in which he describes the area where he would create the town of Savannah, including : "...I fix'd upon a healthy situation about ten miles from the sea. The river here forms a half moon...banks are about 40 foot high...the plain high ground extends into the country five or six miles...Upon the river side in the centre of this plain I have laid out the town over against it is an island of ver... See More  

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185547

18th Century VERACRUZ San Juan de Ulua Castle Port New Spain MAP 1782 Magazine


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, May, 1740  The prime feature of this issue is the nice foldout map of Vera Cruz, Castle of San Juan, Port of New Spain titled: "A Plan of the City and Harbour of La Vera Cruz and the Castle of San Juan De Ulua, being the Key of Traffick and the Principal Port of New Spain", folding out to measure 6 1/4 by 7 1/2 inches, with hand-tinted highlights (rare). There is a related article headed: "Account of the Strength of Fort St. Augustine in Florida, the Nearest Settlement of the Spaniards to Georgia, Vera Cruz, in the Gulf of Mexico, and St. Jago de Cuba." which mentions James Oglethorpe with text including: "...About 7 leagues below Fort St. Augustine are two forts, the one on the north and the... See More  

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185545

GOLD PRICING Henry Morgenthau Jr. & FDR Gold Buying Begins Again 1933 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 26, 1933 * Raising price of Gold * Henry Morgenthau, Jr. * Franklin D. Roosevelt The top of the front page has a two column headline: "GOLD BUYING OPENS AT $31.36, ONLY 27c OVER WORLD PRICE" with subheads. (see images) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In 1933, Roosevelt became President and appointed Morgenthau governor of the Federal Farm Board. Morgenthau was nonetheless involved in monetary decisions. Roosevelt adopted the idea of raising the price of gold to drive down the value of the dollar, thereby raising the price of all goods — especially farm goods. The idea ... See More  

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185544

HINDENBURG Airship Zeppelin Very 1st FLIGHT to America Lakehurst 1936 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 9, 1936  * Hindenburg - LZ-129 zeppelin - airship * Very 1st flight to America - North Atlantic * Lakehurst, New Jersey disaster fame * Terrific issue for display w/ many photos A nice banner headline announces: "HINDENBURG HERE, SETTING RECORD" with subheads and related photo. Nice for display. Much more on the following pages including two full page pictorials which are also nice for display. A terrific issue on this infamous airship. This was the first flight to the United States of the ill-fated Hindenburg, almost exactly one year to the day from when it would explode in flames at this same location. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp with... See More  

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185542

NIXON V. HERNDON Blacks Voting Votes in Texas Supreme Court Decision 1927 News


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1927 * United States Supreme Court decision * Nixon v. Herndon re. 1923 Texas law * Blacks voting in Democratic Party primary The front page has a one column heading: "TEXAS PRIMARY LAW BARRING NEGRO VOID" with subheads. See below for information. Complete with all 42 pages, heavy foxing along the central fold, a few small binding holes along the spine, otherwise in good condition. wikipedia notes: Nixon v. Herndon, (1927), was a United States Supreme Court decision which struck down a 1923 Texas law forbidding blacks from voting in the Texas Democratic Party primary. Due to the limited amount of Republican Party activity in Texas at the time following the suppression of black voting ... See More  

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185541

Very Early KING KONG Movie Film Opening Day ADVERTISEMENT 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, February 28, 1933   * Early newspaper advertisement * King Kong, the movie for opening day Page 15 has an advertisement for the movie King King, appearing two days prior to  the movie making it's premiere at Radio City Music Hall. A great addition for any movie memorabilia collection. The advertisement measures 7 by 6 inches. Great to have this advertisement is in the famous New York Times & from the city featured in the film. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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185539

1936 SUMMER OLYMPCIS Berlin Germany w/ Jesse Owens & Photos OPENS 1936 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, Aug. 2, 1936 * 1936 Summer Olympics open * Adolph Hitler & the Nazi Party * Jesse Owens about to make history * Berlin, Germany The top of the front page of the sport's section has a four column headline: "AMERICANS TUNED TO CONCERT PITCH FOR OLYMPIC GAMES, OPENING" with subheads and the somewhat famous photo showing Hitler and some of his officials overseeing the opening ceremonies. (see) The top of page 2 of this section has a banner headline: "CROWD OF 100,000 GIVES AMERICAN TEAM FEEBLE APPLAUSE" with subheads. (see) Complete with 40+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margin, small library stamp within the masthead, small bindings holes and a little archival mending along the spin... See More  

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185530

MICHAEL JORDAN & Chicago Bulls Wins 1st NBA Basketball TITLE 1991 L.A. Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 13, 1991 * Michael Jordan wins 1st NBA championship * Chicago Bulls basketball - Phil Jackson * Los Angles Lakers & Magic Johnson The top of the front page has a three column color photo showing Michael Jordan trying to steal the ball from Magic Johnson with heading: "Reaching for Championship" (see) Nice to have from the home of the losing team, uncommon a such. The front page of the sport's section has a headline: "Bulls' Decree: Jordan Rules" with subhead and related photo. More on the inside pages. See images for portions. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 60 pages, great condition.

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$62.00
185529

1862 BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC Julia Ward Howe John Brown CIVIL WAR SONG News


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 28, 1862  * Battle Hymn of the Republic * Abolitionist Julia Ward Howe music & lyrics * "John Brown's Body" song The back page contains the music & lyrics headed: "A Song That Is Now Rather Popular" being the music of what we now know as the "Battle Hymn of the Republic" with the lyrics being the original: "John Brown's body lies a mould'ring in the grave..." and with the more famous chorus: "Glory, Glory, Hallelujah!...". Julia Ward Howe wrote her own words to this tune which have remained popular to this day, and were first published in "Atlantic Monthly" magazine in the February, 1862 issue. Actually this song has an interesting history on how it inspired Julia Ward Howe, detailed ... See More  

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185527

VANGUARD TV3 America 1st Space Satellite Rocket EXPLOSION Failure 1957 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., Dec. 7, 1957  * Vanguard TV3 embarrassment * America's 1st attempt to launch satellite A report on the front page has coverage on the embarrassing entry of the United States in the space race with the Soviet Union, with a three column headline: "U.S. Satellite Program Criticized, Defended In Wake Of Explosion" with subheads and a few related photos. This monumental failure of America's first attempt at space came just 2 months after the Soviets shocked the world with its successful Sputnik I launch, taking the lead in the space race. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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185526

EDGAR ALLAN POE's Father & Mother "King Lear" THEATRE AD Play 1807 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, Oct. 5, 1807. * Edgar Allan Poe's mother theater ad On page 3 under "Boston Theatre" is a listing for a play called "KING LEAR, And His Three Daughters", with Mrs. Poe as "Cordelia", the youngest daughter of King Lear. This was the mother of Edgar Allan Poe, the famous author and poet. Rare to find such ads in period newspapers. News of the day with other interesting ads. Complete with 4 pages, a few small ink stains, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2020 09:36

$52.00
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