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183545

CHARLES PONZI Scheme Wall Street Stocks Scandal Close to Exposure 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898946722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 30, 1920 * Charles Ponzi close to exposure * Italian swindler and con artist * Wall Street scheme - Stock Market The front page has a one column heading: "PONZI TO START 'BANK' IN NEW YORK" with subheads. (see) Was this the beginning of the end as he would be arrested just two week later. Twenty-four pages, damaged along the spine with close cutting causing unrelated text loss, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:19

$40.00
183544

MAHATMA GANDHI Gujarat India Villages Automobile Campaign SALT 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138639183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Fight for India independence (Salt tax) * Gujarat, India villages campaign Page 10 has one column headings: "GANDHI TO SPREAD HIS GOSPEL BY AUTO" "Abandons Collection of Salt at Dandi to Begin Whirlwind Tour of Gujarat Villages" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Gandhi launched a new Satyagraha against the tax on salt in March of 1930. This was highlighted by the famous Salt March to Dandi from 12 March to 6 April, where he marched 388 kilometres (241 mi) from Ahmedabad to Dandi, Gujarat to... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:19

$40.00
183543

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal Trial IDENTIFIED 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898946314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 13, 1935 * Albert H. Fish trial - creepy acts * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page has a one column heading: "FISH IS IDENTIFIED BY GIRL'S PARENTS" with subheads. (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 infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:19

$48.00
183542

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight HONORED 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138638531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1932 * Amelia Earhart - London welcome * re. Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo The top of the front page has one column headings: "MRS. PUTNAM LANDS AT LONDON IN STORM; GREETED BY MELLON" "Crowds at Croydon Airdrome Disappointed as Ocean Flier Goes to Private Field" "Cheered In Pouring Rain" and more. (see) Coverage continues on page 3 with a wire-photo. (blurry) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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 is... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 15:18

$62.00
183537

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Transatlantic Ocean Airplane Flight 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373138289001

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EL PASO TIMES, Texas, July 20, 1938 * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? The top of the front page features a photo headed: "Corrigan Is Welcomed To Ireland" with a caption that includes in part: "...greeted by a Baldonnel Airport official...upon completion of his surprise flight to Ireland from New York." Beneath this is an article: "Money-Making Offers Pour In On Daring Transatlantic Flier". Corigan was nicknamed "Wrong Way" in 1938. After a transcontinental flight from Long Beach, California, to New York City, he flew from Brooklyn, New York, to Ireland, though his flight plan was filed to return to Long Beach. He claimed his unauthorized flight was due to a ... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 09:03

$39.00
183533

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Jewish Synagogues Services 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392898661074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1865 * Rare 1st-page mentions of Synagogue services * Re: Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * Black mourning borders Perhaps the most noteworthy coverage is the front-page details regarding various services being held at local synagogues - which includes the congregations at "B'nai Israel," "Bikur Cholim U-Kadisha Synagogue," and "Shaari [Shaare] Zedek" with each synagogue draped in mourning black. It is quite unusual to find front page mentions of Lincoln memorial services held at synagogues. Among the additional one column headlines on the front page are: "IN STATE," "THE DEAD BODY IN THE CAPITAL," "THE GUARD OF HONOR," "An Immense Number of Citizens View the Remains," "The Pr... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2020 08:58

$825.00
183505

1793 Original BOSTON MA 18th Century Massachusetts Old Newspaper w/ Shipping Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137210404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 15, 1793 * 18th century American title Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. Contains news of the day and various advertisements. Pages 3 & 4 include 16 illustrated ship ads. Complete as a 4 page issue, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 10:00

$39.00
183504

FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL East Germany Brandenburg Gate w/ Photo 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137210275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 10, 1989 * Fall of the Berlin Wall (1st report) * Brandenburg Gate w/ photo The top of the front page has a headline: "East Germany Opens Borders; Wall Has 'No More Meaning'" with subheads and related photo. Complete with all sections (150+ pages), light toning along the central fold, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:59

$82.00
183503

RUSSIA DECLARES WAR & Hiroshima Japan Atomic Bombing 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897529141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HONOLULU STAR-BULLETIN, 2nd EXTRA, Aug. 8, 1945 * Russia declares war on Japan * Hiroshima, Japan atomic bombing Very late in the war, in fact less than a week before Japan surrendered, Russia declared war on Japan, noted here in a dramatic banner headline above the masthead: "RUSSIA WAR ACTION DOOMS JAPANESE!" with subheads (see). Nice to have from the spot where the U.S. entered the war, rare as such. Complete with 16 pages, two folds, generally very nice.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:59

$57.00
183501

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Gangster Mob Mafia MURDER Prohibition Era 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897528553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. Dec. 18, 1931 * Jack "Legs" Diamond assassination The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Jack 'Legs' Diamond Slain Following Gay Festivities Celebrating His Acquittal" with subheads and photo of Diamond. (see) Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along, generally very nice.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:58

$110.00
183500

SIR SAMUEL BAKER Military Expedition to Nile Region of Africa 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137209417

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 28, 1873 * British explorer Sir Samuel Baker * Military expedition to Nile region - Africa The top of page 3 has one column headings: "SIR SAMUEL BAKER" "The White Nile Fully Discussed" "The Three White Men At Ujiji" and more. (see) Text takes up over 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:57

$34.00
183499

EARLY BALLOONING Prof. John Wise & Washington Harrison Donaldson 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897527506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 9, 1873 * Early Ballooning - Transatlantic voyage planning * Balloonists John Wise & Washington Harrison Donaldson The top of page 7 has one column headings: "Stop That Balloon" "The Voice of "Humanity" Pleading" "The Doom Of Professor Wise" and more. The flight didn't go that well as they were forced to land in New England, never making it across any water, however this was the first attempt to cross the Atlantic in a balloon. Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:56

$35.00
183498

Gangster AL 'Scarface' CAPONE Income Tax Evasion Guilty Plea 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137208803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., June 17, 1931 * Al 'Scarface' Capone * Income tax evasion guilty plea The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CAPONE ABDICATES AS GANGLAND CZAR BY PLEADING GUILTY" with subheads. First report coverage on Al 'Scarface' Capone pleading guilty Income tax evasion. He would later retract his plea after he realized the potential penalty he would receive. He would eventually be found guilty later that year which would end his criminal career. Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:56

$72.00
183497

NOVA SCOTIA HURRICANE Cyclone Storm Newfoundland Disaster 1873 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137208654

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 29, 1873 * Nova Scotia Hurricane disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings: "A TERRIBLE HURRICANE" "Dreadful Effects of the Recent Gale in Nova Scotia" "A Hundred Vessels Ashore Along the Coast" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:55

$33.00
183496

C.G. KELSEY OUTRAGE Huntington NY Tar & Feathered Lynching Murder 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392897526191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 3, 1873 * Charles G. Kelsey outrage * Tar & feathered murder scandal * Huntington, Long Island, New York Page 3 has a lengthy article with headings that include: "THE FATE OF KELSEY" "The Remains Found in Oyster Bay a Subject Discussion" "Feeling In Huntington" "Curious Stories About Kelsey's Disappearance" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 4 columns. Complete in 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:55

$35.00
183494

JOHN WAYNE GACY Serial Killer Clown Murders Discovery 1978 Chicago IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137207965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, Dec. 30, 1978 * John Wayne Gacy * Serial "killer clown" * Best title to be had ? Here is a nice issue on the discovery of John Wayne Gacy's crimes in a Chicago suburb. The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "Body total up to 28; Gacy kept from court" with related photo. Nice for display. Coverage continues inside. Great to have this in a Chicago publication, very rare as such. Sixty pages, tabloid size, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:54

$88.00
183493

Rare & Early MORMONS Church of Latter-Day Saints 1880 Miniature Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373137207707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LATTER DAY SAINTS' MILLENNIAL STAR, Liverpool, England, Aug. 30, 1880 * One of the oldest Mormon periodicals This periodical, typically shorted to "Millennial Star", was the longest continuously published periodical of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, being printed from 1840 until 1970. During its 130-year history the Millennial Star varied from being monthly, semi-monthly and even weekly, and was primarily aimed at British Latter-day Saints. Many of the British Mormons took part in the westward migration of the Mormon community in America. Logically, the content is almost entirely focused on the Mormon church. There are no advertisements. Here is a nice issue of this periodical, never bound nor tr... See More  

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Ends September 04, 2020 09:53

$35.00
183465

JIMMY HOFFA Teamsters Labor Union Leader Officially Declared DEAD 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892785219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 31, 1982 * Jimmy Hoffa is declared dead * American Labor Union leader * International Brotherhood of Teamsters Page 20 has a somewhat discrete report headed: "Hoffa Kin Now Can Ask That He Be Declared Legally Dead" (see) Jimmy Hoffa disappeared July 30, 1975 & was officially declared dead July 30, 1982. He was an American labor union leader who served as the president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He became involved with organized crime from the early years of his Teamsters work, a connection that continued until his disappearance. He was convicted of jury tampering, attempted bribery, conspiracy, and mail and wire fraud in 1964 in two separate trials. He was imprisoned in 196... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:36

$48.00
183464

Rare PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE Philadelphia PA 1798 Newspaper w/ Runaway Slaves Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892784967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE, Philadelphia, March 29, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * 3 runaway slaves advertisements The masthead features an engraving of a porcupine. The entire front page is taken up with ads. The front page has a runaway slave ad under: "Ten Dollars reward" Two more appear on the back page. (see) News of the day and other advertisements. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, a little ink dirtiness to a quadrant of the front page only, a few tiny binding holes along the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:36

$72.00
183463

HENRY BARTLE FRERE & the African Slave Trade - Zanzibar Sultans 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892784572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 11, 1873 * Sir Henry Bartle Frere * Sultans of Zanzibar & Muscat * African slave trade - traffic The back page has a correspondence from Henry Bartle Frere at Zanzibar, Africa with heading: "The East African Slave Trade" (see) Complete in 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:36

$34.00
183462

LEMONT ILLINOIS Chicago and Alton Railroad Train WRECK Disaster 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892783690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 18, 1873 * Lemont, Illinois train wreck * Chicago and Alton Railroad disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "ANOTHER DISASTER" "Dreadful Railroad Collision Near Lemont, Twenty Miles from Chicago" "Eleven Passengers Killed--Thirty-five Maimed and Scalded" "Terrible Scenes" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 2 1/2 columns. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:35

$33.00
183460

Great WORLD WAR I ENDS First Armistice at Compeigne Forest Sign 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892782653

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 13, 1918 * re. First Armistice at Compeigne * World War I fighting ends The nice banner headline announces: "MUST GIVE UP ALL U-BOATS" with subheads. Great for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 22 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins and central fold, should be handled with care.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:33

$57.00
183459

RUSSIAN MENNONITES Christian Anabaptism Immigrants Coming to America ? 1873 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892781565

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 23, 1873 * Russian Mennonites * Coming to America ? * Anabaptists - Anabaptism The top of page 11 has one column headings: "THE MENNONITES" "A Colony of Quakers from the Black Sea Coming to America" "Modern Anabaptists Swelling the Tide of Immigration" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:33

$34.00
183458

CAPTAIN JACK & Other Modoc Indians Lava Beds War Death Sentences 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133371513

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 24, 1873 * Captain Jack & Boston Charley * And other Modoc Indians * Death sentences - Lava Beds War The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "MODOC DEATH WARRENTS" "Sentence of the Court Martial on Lava Beds Murderers" "Their Doom Sealed" "To Be Hanged at Fort Klamath, Oregon, October 3, 1873" and more. (see) Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:32

$38.00
183457

Rare 1887 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892780661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, May 18, 1887 * Color political prints Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "That Saturday Scheme." double-page centerfold: "The Poverty Problem Solved." back page: "A Large Contract For Three Small Boys" Complete in 16 pages, 13 1/4 by 10 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:32

$27.00
183456

GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE Construction Workers Fall PHOTO 1937 San Francisco Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133370360

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, single leaf, Feb. 18, 1937 * Gold Gate Bridge disaster * Construction workers fall * SINGLE LEAF ONLY *** This is a single leaf being pages 19 & 20, yet an extremely dramatic one. It is captioned: "Exclusive Photo by Cameraman on Spot! - SPAN VICTIMS FALLING TO DOOM!" The photo shows the collapsed safety net with errors pointing to 6 of the men falling to their deaths. A single sheet in good condition. Very displayable.

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Ends August 31, 2020 14:31

$38.00
183455

TRANSATLANTIC TELEGRAPH CABLE Atlantic Ocean Completion 1866 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133270233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 11, 1866 * re. Transatlantic telegraph cable completion The front page has one column headings concerning the recent completion of the Atlantic Cable, the telegraph cable stretched across the ocean which connected Europe with the United States. The headings include: "OLD WORLD" "BY OCEAN TELEGRAPH" "London Dispatches to Thursday Night" "Political Affairs in All Parts of Europe" and more (see). An attempt the previous year was unsuccessful as the cable broke. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:30

$38.00
183454

ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL & Thomas A. Watson Telephone Invention 1877 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133269767

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida NY, February 8, 1877. * Alexander Graham Bell & T.A. Watson * Invention of the Telephone A small size newspaper from the famous Oneida Community in New York, an early "commune" in experimental living. Various religiously-themed content but a bit of reporting of news of the day as well. An interesting title from this interesting community in in upstate New York. 8 pages in nice condition. Page 7 contains an article on the telephone invention by Alexander Graham Bell and T.A. Watson. (see)

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:30

$33.00
183452

AILEEN WUORNOS Florida Woman Serial Killer & Prostitute EXECUTION 2002 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133269125

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 10, 2002 * Aileen Wuornos execution * Prostitute & serial killer The top of page 33 has a three column heading: "Florida Executes Female Serial Killer" (see) Complete with all section (150+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:29

$52.00
183451

RANDY KRAFT Freeway Scorecard Serial Killer Rapist GUILTY 1989 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892694947

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 13, 1989 * Randy Kraft guilty verdict - conviction * Serial killer & rapist - Scorecard Killer * Southern California Strangler - Freeway Killer The front page has a one column heading: "Kraft Guilty of 16 Sex Slayings, Jury Decides" First report coverage continues inside with two related photos. Nice to have in this Southern California publication. Complete with all sections (150+ pages), great condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:28

$67.00
183449

WILLIAM BONIN Freeway Serial Killer Rapist EXECUTION 1996 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133267089

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 24, 1996 * William Bonin execution * American serial killer - rapist * Freeway Killer - So. California Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "'Freeway Killer's' Final Moments Strangely Calm" with subhead. (see) Nice to have in this Southern California publication. Complete with all section (100+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:26

$62.00
183448

Rare MARTIN VAN BUREN President Campaign ROUGH-HEWER 1840 Albany NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892694129

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ROUGH-HEWER, Albany, New York, Aug. 6, 1840 * Very rare title * Martin Van Buren This was a short-lived campaign newspaper which supported Martin Van Buren for President. In the time before radio, television & the internet short-lived newspapers supporting various candidates were among the very few channels for showing support for a candidate. This title lasted for just 41 issues. Almost the entire issue is taken up with the: "Speech of Mr. Williams...On the Independent Treasury Bill". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, nice condition. An uncommon title.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:26

$53.00
183447

LOWRY'S GANG WAR Pembroke "Scuffletown" North Carolina Outlaws 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892693230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, July 18, 1871 * Lowry's War - gang * Pembroke, North Carolina * Scuffletown The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE LAWLESS LOWRYS" "They Demand the Release of Their Women from Lumberton Jail" "A Conflict Imminent" and more. (see) Rare to find reports concerning this conflict. The Lowry War is a notable event in North Carolina history. Led by Henry Berry Lowry, whose father and brother were murdered by men of the Confederate Home Guard, a band of American Indian, White and African-American men waged a guerrilla war against the white establishment from 1864 to 1872. He and his gang attained a kind of mythic status. Complete with 10 pages, minor wear at the folds and spine, gene... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:23

$57.00
183444

GREAT FIRE OF 1873 Downtown Portland Oregon Conflagration Disaster in Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133261261

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 4, 1873 * Great fire of 1873 * Portland, Oregon The top of page 6 has one column headings: "PORTLAND, WEST" "Terrible Conflagration in the Chief City of Oregon" and more. (see) Complete in 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:20

$34.00
183443

TONG WARS San Francisco Chinatown Girl Sex Slaves Trafficking 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133261022

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 31, 1873 * Chinatown's sex slaves (girls) * San Francisco, California Chinese * Human trafficking - Tong Wars The top of page 5 has one column headings: "HIP YEE TONG" "An Infamous Secret Chinese Society in San Francisco" and more. (see) Complete in 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:20

$35.00
183442

STEAMBOAT WAWASET Potomac River Fire Sinking Disaster Calamity 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133260520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 9, 1873 * Steamboat Wawaset fire disaster * Potomac River sinking The top of page 4 has one column headings: "DREADFUL CALAMITY" "The Steamboat Wawasset (sic) Burned on the Potomac" "Over Fifty Passengers Lost" "Flame and Smoke Drive Off the Fireman" and more. (see) Complete in 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:19

$38.00
183441

THIRD CARLIST WAR Civil War in Spain Liberals vs. Carlists 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133259614

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 7, 1873 * Third Carlist War * Civil War in Spain * Liberals - Republicans Page 3 has many one column headings: "CHAOTIC SPAIN" "DISINTEGRATION" "Full Details of the Rising at Cartegena" "Battle of Alpens" and more. (see) Lengthy text. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:18

$33.00
183440

HUBERT WILKINS & Carl Ben Eielson Trans-Arctic Airplane FLIGHT 1928 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133258884

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 23, 1928 * Australian polar explorer & aviator Hubert Wilkins * Trans-arctic airplane flight w/ Carl Ben Eielson * Point Barrow, Alaska to Spitsbergen, Norway The front page has a one column heading: "CAPT. WILKINS TELLS STORY OF POLAR FLIGHT" with subhead. (see) Related map on page 2. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:18

$44.00
183439

MASONIC TEMPLE Philadelphia Grand Lodge Freemasons Pre-Dedication 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133255855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 4, 1873 * Masonic Temple - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania * Construction completion - dedication close The top of page 5 has one column headings: "A Monster Masonic Temple" "A Quaker City Enterprise and its Peculiarties" and more. (see) Complete in 10 pages, good condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:14

$37.00
183438

Great JIMMY HOFFA Teamsters Labor Union Leader DISAPPEARANCE 1975 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892686632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, Sept. 8, 1975 * Jimmy Hoffa's disappearance * American Labor Union leader * International Brotherhood of Teamsters A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as the front page teases the lengthy article within: "The Billion-Dollar Reason for Hoffa's Disappearance" with a photo of Jimmy Hoffa as well. Pages 6 and 7 are entirely taken up with the article, a detailed account concerning the missing labor union leader. Jimmy Hoffa disappeared July 30, 1975 & was declared dead July 30, 1982. He was an American labor union leader who served as the president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He became involved with organized crime from the early years of his Teamsters w... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:13

$98.00
183437

SEA SERPENT Monster Appearance ? at Boothbay Harbor Maine 1831 Mass. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892686049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Mass., June 29, 1831 * Sea serpent - monster * Boothbay Harbor, Maine The bottom of page 3 has a brief item headed: "Sea Serpent" reading: "The Sea Serpent made his first appearance this season...at Boothbay in the state of Maine. He will be from one hundred and fifty to two hundred feet long, during the summer." Four pages, evenly toned, a few ink stains.

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$28.00
183436

RUDOLF HESS Adolph Hitler's Deputy & Nazis Party Member DEATH 1987 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892685629

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 17, 1987 * Rudolf Hess death (1st report) * Adolph Hitler's deputy * Nazi Party - Germany The front page has a two column heading: "Rudolf Hess Dies After Half-Century in Prison" with photo. (see) Complete 1st section only with all22 pages, nice condition.

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$52.00
183435

Early 1718 Newspaper 18th Century LONDON GAZETTE Before Revolutionary War UK


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892685432

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 16, 1718 * Early 18th century This issue is over 300 years old. Various news from London and other parts of Europe and more. This title is the oldest continuously published daily newspaper in the world which began in 1665 and is still in existence today. Also with some interesting advertisements as well. A complete single sheet newspaper measuring about 7 by 11 1/2 inches, nice condition.

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183434

SANDUSKY Lake Erie County OHIO Pre Civil War 1851 Old Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892685200

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SANDUSKY WEEKLY REGISTER, Ohio, Sept. 15, 1851 * Erie County * Uncommon title This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with a few advertisements. Located in Northern Ohio, Sandusky is situated along the shores of Lake Erie. Complete, measures 26 x 19 inches, some wear at the folds, generally good.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:10

$24.00
183433

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination Death 1st Report 1881 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392892684892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, September 20, 1881 * President James A. Garfield assassination * 1st report of his death The top of the first column is headed: "THE PRESIDENT DEAD" The Long Suffering Ended" "A Sudden and Painless Death" with additional subheads including: "A Painless Death" "Dread and Fear of the Last Hours" "The Death Unexpected By The Cabinet And The Physicians--The Alarming Symptoms Of Yesterday Morning Succeeded By A Period Of Greater Comfort--The Hour Of Death About Half-Past Ten At Night--A Quiet And Painless Passing Away." Related reports include: "The Dying Scene" "The President's Last Words" "Suddenness Of The Calamity" "Elberon At Midnight" "Incidents Of The Last Day" "General Arthur Summoned" & more, pl... See More  

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:10

$85.00
183432

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373133250353

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPOKESMAN-REVIEW, Spokane, Washington, April 13, 1945 * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Warm Springs, Georgia * World War II - WWII A nice issue on the death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt with a great banner headline: "ROOSEVELT IS DEAD, TRUMAN SWORN IN" with subhead and two photos. (see) Nice for display. A full back page pictorial is also nice for display. Complete 1st section with pages 1-18, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends August 31, 2020 12:08

$62.00
183403

SORCERESSES Witches Mediums Magic Supernatural Rituals ARRESTS 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373132024063

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 25, 1873 * Sorceresses - witches - mediums * Magic - supernatural Page 5 has one column headings that include: "INFAMY" "How the Philadelphia Sorceresses Were Arrested" "One of the "Mediums" Curses Her Betrayer" and more. (see) Complete with 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2020 07:32

$38.00
183402

BEN HOGAN Professional PGA Golfer Car Accident Injury w/ Photos 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373132023697

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, February 3, 1949 * Ben Hogan car accident * PGA Professional Golf Association The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Injured Hogan Told He Will Play Again" with subheads and two related photos. (see) Complete with all 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2020 07:31

$47.00
183401

MARK TWAIN LETTER re. Shah of Perisa's Visit to London England 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392891175485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 4, 1873 * Mark Twain - Samuel Clemens letter * Shah of Persia visit to London, England * Nasar al-Din Shah Qajar Page 5 has a letter by Mark Twain with Many headings that include: "THE SHAH" "Mark Twain Executes His Contract and Delivers the Persian in London" "A Welcome Of Thunders" and more. (see) The letter takes up about 2 1/2 columns and is signed in type: Mark Twain Complete with 8 pages, nice condition.

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$38.00
183400

BALTIMORE MD Maryland Clay Street FIRE Disaster w/ Map 1873 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373132022550

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 4, 1873 * Clay Street fire disaster * Baltimore, Maryland Page 5 has one column headings that include: "A BLAZE IN BALTIMORE" "The Monumental City in Danger of Destruction" "A Spark For A Furnace" "One Hundred Houses Destroyed" "The Losses Estimated at a Million of Dollars" and more with a nice, detailed map of the stricken area. Complete with 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 30, 2020 07:30

$38.00
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