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185525

AMERICAN COMMUNIST Pentagon Papers Angela Davis in Jail for Guns 1971 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373317626707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY WORLD, New York City, June 17, 1971 * Pentagon Papers 1st made public * Vietnam War - Lyndon Johnson * Angela Davis in jail for gun violations An uncommon title, being a tabloid-size newspaper with an editorial policy which reflects the views of the Communist party. This newspaper was previously known as the "Daily Worker". The front page has a nice banner headline that reads: "BAN ON WAR EXPOSE ASSAILED IN SENATE" (see) Inside are few articles related to Angela Davis' incarceration.  Complete in 12 pages, never bound, measures 11 1/2 by 16 inches, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2020 09:36

$42.00
185524

Rare VELASCO TX pre Freeport Brazoria County TEXAS Map 1892 Volume 1 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373317625921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: VELASCO DAILY TIMES, Texas, Feb. 26, 1892  * Rare Southwestern title * Possibly the first time offered anywhere (see note) A rare title as it existed for less than six months. Velasco was a town in Texas that was later annexed by the city of Freeport. Founded in 1831, Velasco is situated on the east side of the Brazos River four miles from the Gulf of Mexico. The town's early history is closely tied with the Battle of Velasco and the Texas Revolution. Velasco was an important entry point for American settlers in Texas. In 1836 following the decisive Battle of San Jacinto, Velasco was named a temporary capital of the Republic of Texas by the interim President David G. Burnet. In 1837, the final actions of the Battle of Br... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2020 09:35

$52.00
185523

MICHAEL JORDAN Wins College Basketball Championship UNC 1982 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373317625260

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, March 30, 1982 * Michael Jordan's game winning shot * North Carolina Tar Heels basketball * NCAA college championship vs. Georgetown * From the city where he would become a legend The top of the back page has a heading: "North Carolina finally does it" with two related photos and box scores. First report coverage continues inside. Text includes: "...The Tar Heels won it 63-62 over Georgetown on a 17-foot jump shot by freshman guard Michael Jordan with 15 seconds to play..." (see) Great to have in a Chicago publication, the city that would make him a legend. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time, except maybe a newspaper from Chapel Hill,... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2020 09:35

$115.00
185497

Great BOSTON RED SOX Wins World Series Baseball Championship 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000039881

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG DAILY SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Oct. 13, 1915  * Boston Red Sox win * Baseball's World Series * Babe Ruth's 1st full season * Start of the so-called curse ? A nice banner headline announces that the Boston Red Sox defeated the Philadelphia Phillies to win the 1915 World Series: "RED SOX WIN 5-4; TAKE SERIES" with the first column containing he box score of the final game. Great for display. The front page coverage also includes an inning-by-inning account of the game. There is additional reporting on the sports page as well. Terrific to have in this newspaper from a Boston suburb. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally good.

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:20

$196.00
185495

Very Rare PUBLICATION 18th Century London England 288 Years Old 1732 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000039371

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, London, April 8, 1732  * Rare 18th century publication A quite rare title as this is the first we have encountered in our 44 years. It appears to have run from 1730-1735. Later in 1732 the title would add: "...or, Universal Journal". A nice "newsy" paper with a wide variety of items are found on pages 2 and 3, mostly from England. Four pages, red tax stamp on the front page, 10 1/4 by 13 1/2 inches, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:20

$69.00
185494

FIRST BATTLE OF CHARLESTON Ironclads Warships w/ Map Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373313492046

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 11, 1863  * First Battle of Charleston Harbor The front page is dominated by a huge Civil War map headed: "THE FIGHT AT CHARLESTON - Opening Fire at the Rebel Stronghold...Position of the Rebel Batteries". Related text is on page 3 with great column heads as well as a small engraving of the ironclad Keokuk. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:19

$55.00
185493

Rare SAN DIEGO Southern California w/ CHICAGO FIRE Disaster 1871 S.D. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000038826

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN DIEGO DAILY UNION, California, Oct. 12, 1871  * Rare & early from Southern California Not just a very early newspaper from San Diego (a vol. 2 issue) but with nice content as well, as the front page has column-wide heads: "CHICAGO" "The Latest News--Extent of the Burnt District--The Entire Northern Division Swept Clean--The People Camped on the Prairie". Inside has a related article/editorial headed: "The Chicago Fire" and then: "Relief for Chicago". The ftpg. also has: "Later From Arizona" "The Infamous Colyer--His Sayings and  Doings--A Black-Hearted Villain--His Outrages Upon the Citizens". Although Vincent Colyer is primarily known as a famous artist who did much work in Arizona, he was also Peace Commission... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:19

$84.00
185492

Best UNITED STATES NAVY Pick San Diego California as Pacific Base 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000037453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, May 1, 1917  * Naval Base San Diego to be created * United States Navy picks S.D. * Best title to be had ? - very rare A terrific and very displayable issue on the founding era of the United States Navy's relationship with San Diego, one which has grown tremendously ever since 1917 to become the home port of the Pacific Fleet, a base composed of 13 piers, with over 24,000 military personnel and over 10,000 civilian workers.  The U.S. Navy remains a vital economic force in San Diego today. The large and bold banner headline--in red ink no less--makes the statement: "CHOOSE SAN DIEGO AS NAVAL STATION". The subhead notes: "Ten Thousand Men to Be Trained At Exposition Grounds". Por... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:17

$750.00
185491

CHARLES LINDBERGH Lindy Paris Flight Ticker Tape Parade in NYC PHOTO 1927 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000037264

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: OMAHA EVENING BEE & OMAHA DAILY NEWS, June 14, 1927  * Aviator Charles Lindbergh welcome home * Ticker tape parade in New York City The front page has a banner headline: "WEATHER STOPS 'LINDY'S' FLYING TO CAPITAL" with subheads and a photo of the New York ticker-tape parade for Charles Lindbergh headed "When 'Lindy' Came Home". Complete in 18 pages, good condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:16

$40.00
185490

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania NEWPORT RI 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373313486222

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA EVENING POST, Philadelphia, March 1, 1777  * Rare Revolutionary War title from America The front page is entirely taken up with ads including one for the sale of a plantation in Berks County, Penna. All of page 2 & half of page 3 are taken up with: "The Trial of the Dutchess of Kingston". Page 3 has a report concerning the war, including: "The Tories at Newport, in general, fair little better than the friends to our cause. I am very certain almost every one of them have soldiers quartered at their houses, are insulted, and abused...they had been inviting, soliciting & petitioning Mr. Howe to take possession of the island..." and a bit further on is: "...since the Resolve of Congress that prayers for t... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:16

$357.00
185489

THOMAS EDISON Electric Light Bulb Invention MENLO PARK NJ 1879 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000036735

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUN, New York, Dec. 24, 1879  * Inventor Thomas Edison * Electric light bulb * Menlo Park The ftpg. begins with a great article, taking over a full column, headed: "EDISON'S LAMP YET BURNING" "The Inventor's Calculation that this is Equivalent to Ordinary Family Use for 24 Days--How the Electricity Is Obtained, and How it is to be Distributed by Wires". This is a wonderful article on Thomas Edison's electric lamp, Edison has quotes in this article, as he defends the success of his new invention, particularly against the criticism of William Sawyer. A great article on one of the inventions that would change the way people would live. Four pages, some archival mends inside, some margin tears generally nice co... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:15

$140.00
185488

Rare Political Publication w/ Anti-ROBERT P. SHULER Rhetoric 1928 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373313484618

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COAST REPORTER-- EXTRA!, Los Angeles, May 12, 1928  * Anti-Robert P. Shuler publication This is the vol. 1 number 1 issue of a seemingly odd-ball weekly newspaper from Los Angeles, mostly dealing with political issues. This issue deals almost exclusively being very critical of famed Robert Shuler, also known as "Fighting Bob". He was an American evangelist and political figure. His radio broadcasts from his Southern Methodist church in Los Angeles, California, during the 1920s and early 1930s attracted a large audience and also drew controversy with his attacks on politicians and police officials. In 1931, the Federal Radio Commission revoked Shuler's broadcast license due to his outspoken views. One article begins:... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:15

$43.00
185487

re. Historic FUNDING ACT OF 1790 Treasury Department & INDIANS Warpath Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000036358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, New York, Sept. 25, 1790  * re. United States Funding Act of 1790 The back page has a "Proclamation" signed by the King of France: Louis. The front page has a notable item headed: "Treasury Department" concerning the historic Funding Act of 1790, whereby the new federal government assumed the debts of the individual states incurred during the Revolutionary War. Page 3 has an interesting letter from  James Cresswell concerning the capture of his family & himself by Saganan Indians at  Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, and were: "...stripped...of all our goods & effects, tied ...together by the necks, and brought...to Detroit..." but were interceded by Major Smith who gave them their freed... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:15

$110.00
185484

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000035519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, June 6, 1928  * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" - 1st stage flight The ftpg. begins with a two column head: "Miss Earhart Plans Atlantic Hop To-Day If the Wind Changes" with several subheads including: "Attempt May Be Made For A Distance Record". Also a photo of: "Wilmer Stultz", the pilot. After weather & other complications Earhart would fly the Atlantic on June 17 becoming the first woman to do so. Complete in 28 pages, good condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:13

$42.00
185483

(4) President GEORGE WASHINGTON Acts of Congress Script Signed in 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000035333

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 30, 1796  * President George Washington - John Adams * Four Acts of Congress signed in type The front page features not one but four Acts of Congress, each one signed in script type by: Go. Washington, President of the United States. Each is also signed in block type by the Vice President, John Adams. One of the Acts is: "...for allowing compensation to the members of the Senate & House of Representatives of the United States...". Four pages, light foxing, slightly irregular at the spine and some rubbing to a fold causes a tiny hold not affecting the mentioned content.

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:13

$183.00
185482

Rare VA CONFEDERATE w/ Battle of Gaines' Mill & Davis 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000033423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RICHMOND WHIG, Virginia, Aug. 4, 1862  * Rebel newspaper from the Confederate capital Not only a newspaper from the Confederacy, but from its capital as well. The ftpg. has an editorial piece headed: "Retaliation" and other items headed: "Waiting" "The Negro Allies" "The :Mississippi River" "The Telegraphic Embroglio" "Smith O'Brien on the American War" and a bit more, but the two key front page items are the 1 1/2 column report headed: "Graphic Description of the Battle of Gaines' Mill" which has much detail; and an item headed: "From The President To Gen. Lee" which is signed in type: Jefferson Davis, which concerns an exchange of prisoners of war. The back page has several more war-related items including: "Yankee I... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:10

$82.00
185481

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond w/ Battle of Fort Henry Tennessee Civil War 1862 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000033262

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Feb. 7, 1862  * Battle of Fort Henry, Tennessee * In a Confederate - rebel title Half of the front page is taken up with ads with the other half having various news items including: "Interesting From the North--Notes On The War" with various subheads. Also reports on: "American Affairs In Europe" "The Grand Army to Advance" "The Burnside Expedition--The Design of its Operations" "An Abolition Story--Negro Officers in the Southern Army" "The Cost of the War" and more. Over two columns on pg. 2 are taken up with the editorial, followed by: "The Latest Northern News--Movements & Spirit of the War" "The Grand Union Army--The Yankees Blowing Their Trumpets" "The Sinews of the War--Trouble... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:09

$88.00
185480

Rare MODESTO Stanislaus County OLD WEST California 1881 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000033053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: STANISLAUS COUNTY WEEKLY NEWS, Modesto, California, Feb. 4, 1881  * Rare Old West publication An early newspaper from this city in North-central California which when it began in 1868 was the first newspaper in Modesto. In 1881 the population of the town was less than 1000. Various news events of the day, local, regional and national, with a wealth of advertising. Most of the ftpg. is taken up with the: "Delinquent List" of property owners, etc. A terrific issue for genealogical purposes and tracing families and land owners from the early years of Modesto. This list carries over to pages 2 & 4 as well. Four pages, large folio size, very nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:09

$57.00
185475

Best BACKDRAFT & Thelma & Louise Film Movie Opening Day ADS 1991 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373313412395

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 24, 1991 * Best "Backdraft" & "Thelma & Louise" film advertisements * Grand Opening Day movie premiere reviews * Kurt Russell - Susan Sarandon - Genna Davis A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hits "Backdraft" & "Thelma & Louise", 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 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 collectin... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 14:39

$88.00
185470

Early YOSEMITE National Park Sierra Valley California w/ Diagram 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312975770

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 18, 1865  * Very early Yosemite description w/ diagram The front page has a detailed, column-wide diagram and a wonderful account of a visit the Yosemite Valley and surrounding region: "From The Missouri To The Pacific...XVI" "Yosemite--Its Discovery--Our Party--View From Inspiration Point--Entering the Valley" & more. The report begins: "See Yosemite and die! I shall not try to describe it; the theme is too large and my capacity too small...". This is one of the best, early accounts of what would some day become Yosemite National Park that we have seen, taking 1 1/3 columns. The diagram is labelled with many of the locations the world has come to adore. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, s... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:55

$75.00
185468

Uncommon & Early 19th Century RICHMOND VA Virginia 1808 Original Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312975349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ENQUIRER, Richmond, Virginia, Feb. 19, 1808   * Early 19th Century antebellum publication The front page has various reports from Europe on the Napoleonic War. Page 2 has several naval reports concerning American ships detained at Algiers, as well as: "Deserters" which relates to the attack on he ship Chesapeake by the frigate Leopard, then several correspondences from Rear Admiral Isaac Coffin concerning the sloop of war Wasp. Four pages various damp staining and foxing, minor irregularities at the margins.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:55

$34.00
185464

re. ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S Assassination Assassins Plot Letter 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392999750087

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, July 18, 1867  * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Page 3 has a report headed: "The Assassination  Plot" which comments on a letter signed by Booth, Payne, Harold, and Atzerodt, ending with: "...The moment has now arrived when I must change my plans. Many will blame me for what I am about to do; but posterity, I am sure, will justify me; men who love their country better than gold or life." Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:53

$35.00
185463

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392999749899

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 5, 1782  * Revolutionary War * From The Enemy Page 2 has an interesting, and erroneous, report to a Quaker in Phila. which includes: "....I inform you that we have some hopes of soon being once more united to our mother country & become one people under our King...that the Congress, almost to a man, are heartily tired of the French alliance...they act as if they intended to be our masters..." with more. Then some talk on the situation at Charleston, then: "...that Mr. Washington's next attempt is to be directed against New York, & with a view of collecting the largest force he can..." with more. Page 7 has most of a column with news from: "America - From the South Carolina Gazette... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:52

$47.00
185462

Rare 18th Century NORFOLK Norwich East Anglia England 1795 Old British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312973697

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NORFOLK CHRONICLE OR NORWICH GAZETTE, England, July 27, 1799  * Rare 18th Century title The masthead features a nice engraving. Various news from throughout England plus the back page has: "Total Defeat Of Buonaparte" which notes in part: "...from Chezar Ghazi Achmed Pacha...General Buonaparte had entirely ceased since the beginning of May to fire upon the fortress..." with much more concerning his failed siege at Acre (present-day Israel) after which he abandoned his efforts in Egypt to return to France. This & related reports take over a full column. Four pages, red tax stamp in the upper right, some fold foxing, generally good.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:52

$36.00
185461

TEXAS INDEPENDENCE Revolution From Mexico Pre Goliad Massacre 1836 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312973544

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL GAZETTE & LITERARY REGISTER, Philadelphia, March 24, 1836  * Texas Independence ? The back page has news from: "Mexico and Texas" which includes inn part: "...generally believed that Santa Anna will return to Mexico immediately...Santa Anna writes...that he would conquer and could easily vanquish the Texians. But it is not likely that he will lead the army in person...Their march was towards Goliad by Matamoras...The Mexican Congress has declared the war with Texas to be a national contest against insurgents..." with more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:51

$29.00
185458

BLACK SOX SCANDAL CASE Chicago White Sox World Series Baseball 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312972788

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS CITY JOURNAL, Missouri, Sept. 30, 1920 * Chicago White Sox * Black Sox scandal * 1919 World Series vs. Red The top of the front page has a photo of: "Men Who Bared Baseball Gambling Conspiracy". The ftpg. also has: "Jury Summons Brooklyn Players In Alleged 1920 World Series Plot" with related subheads (see photos). Interesting that, as the report notes: "While a Chicago grand jury was investigating charges that the 1919 world's series was 'fixed', New York authorities today started an inquiry into reports that the same clique of gamblers planned a crooked series for 1920...". Also on the ftpg. is a report on investigation into the 1919 "Black Sox" scandal: "Two More Players Confess Parts in Gambling Plo... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:50

$56.00
185457

1st AFRICAN AMERICAN Lee Elder to Play PGA Golf Masters Augusta 1975 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312971445

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, April 11, 1975 * Lee Elder breaks the color barrier * 1st African American in Masters (day 1) * PGA Professional Gold Accociation The bottom of the back page has a photo showing Lee Elder teeing off on the 1st hole with small heading: "Historic Moment" Also a heading: "Nichols leading Masters" with reporting on the color barrier being broken. Coverage continues inside with leaderboard. Complete with all 128 pages, tabloid size, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:48

$72.00
185455

RMS QUEEN MARY Cunard Ocean Liner MAIDEN VOYAGE Start w/ Photos 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312969789

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 28, 1936. * Cunard liner RMS Queen Mary * Maiden voyage begins w/ photo The front page has a one column heading: "Queen Mary Races for U. S. on 1st Voyage" Two related photos are on the back page under the heading: "Liner Queen Mary on First Trip to United States". (see) Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:45

$48.00
185454

FRITZ HABER German Chemist Nobel Prize Chemistry Winner DEATH 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392999746522

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1934 * Fritz Haber death * German chemist Page 17 has a one column heading: "FRITZ HABER DEAD; NOTED AS CHEMIST" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Fritz Haber, German chemist who received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his invention of the Haber-Bosch process. 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 at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:45

$40.00
185453

DICK MERRILL First 1st Round Trip Transatlantic Airplane Flight 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312969474

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 3, 1936 * Aviator Dick Merrill and Harry Richman * 1st round trip transatlantic flight (1st leg) * The "Ping Pong Flight" - airplane The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Richman Plane Over Ocean, Flying 200 Miles an Hour" with subhead. (see) This was the 1st leg of Dick Merrill's famous round trip transatlantic airplane flight. Lengthy coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:45

$42.00
185452

WE WANT BEER New York City Parade ANTI-PROHIBITION March 1932 NYC Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392999746212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 15, 1932 * Anti prohibition parade * In New York City * Beer - Liquor The front page has a one column heading: "'Give Us Beer,' New York City Paraders Cry" (see) Complete 1st section only with20 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:44

$40.00
185451

Rare 18th Century PEST-CONTROL Exterminator Advertisement w/ Print1733 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392999745843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY POST BOY, London, England, July 28, 1733  * Early pest-control advertisement The front page has reports datelined from Annapolis and Philadelphia, two items mentioning Lord Baltimore. Otherwise all news reports are European, with various ads on the back page. Complete as a single sheet issue, 9 1/4 by 15 1/2 inches, a few stains, partial red tax stamp on the front page.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:44

$38.00
185450

CHICAGO BEARS FOOTBALL Wins NFL Super Bowl XX vs. Patriots Photos 1986 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312967084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, January 27, 1986 * Chicago Bears - NFL football * Wins Super Bowl XX vs. Patriots * Jim McMahon - Mike Ditka * Walter Payton - Richard Dent * Mike Singletary - William Perry The front page has a four column headline: "Bears maul Pats" with subheads and related photo. (see) The front page of the sport's section has a five column headline: "Bears shuffle Patriots 46-10" with subheads and 2 related photos. More on the following pages with a full page pictorial. Complete with all sections (50 pages), very nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:43

$44.00
185449

Very Rare GREENSBORO NC Guilford County North Carolina ANTEBELLUM 1851 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392999745375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBOROUGH PATRIOT, (Greensboro), North Carolina, April 26, 1851 * Rare Antebellum publication Rarely are we able to secure antebellum newspapers from this city. A typical newspaper of the day with news reports both local and national. Most of the back page is taken up with advertisements, a few of which are illustrated. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:43

$35.00
185448

Rare MICHAEL JORDAN Chicago Bulls NBA Basketball CONTRACT SIGNING 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373312966023

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Sept. 13, 1984 * Michael Jordan's initial contract signing * Chicago Bulls professional basketball * One of the biggest dynasties in sports is born The top left corner of the front page has a small photo of Jordan. (see) The bottom of the front page of the sport's section has a three column heading: "Bulls sign Jordan to seven-year contract" Text includes: "...'If I can work with (Olympic coach) Bobby Knight, I can with anybody,' said Jordan..." (see) I expect this to be a rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete with all sections (36 pages), very nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2020 09:43

$88.00
185418

ROSA PARKS Bus Seat Fame is Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom 1996 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373306492293

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 10, 1996  * Rosa Parks - Civil Rights activist * Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom Page 12 has a somewhat inconspicuous report headed: "Clinton Presents Highest Honor, Medal of Freedom, to 11 People" who include Rosa Parks, about whom the article mentions: "...Two of the  recipients were not at the ceremony. The President said Rosa Parks, whose refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Ala., bus helped spark the civil rights movement, was delayed...". The complete issue with 100 pages. Great condition.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:29

$65.00
185417

CAIRO CONFERENCE Winston Churchill & FDR World War II Japan 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392996731878

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Extra, December 2, 1943  * Cairo Conference in Egypt  * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill  * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline: "JAPAN'S FATE SET; Allies Pledge to Strip the Empire" with subheads and related photo. (see) Unfortunately there is a small pink library label which covers the lower half of the letter "F" in the headline. (see) Still nice for display. First report coverage on the Cairo Conference in Egypt in which Japan was the main topic. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, the mentioned library label, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:29

$58.00
185416

McNAMARA BROTHERS Los Angeles Times Building Bombing SENTENCING 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392996731315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec, 1, 1911 * Los Angeles Times bombing * James & John McNamara The front page has a nice banner headline: "M'NAMARA PLEADS GUILTY TO MURDER" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:28

$47.00
185415

CREATION OF THE UNIVERSE Albert Einstein Theory of Relativity 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373306491041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, March 14, 1939 * Physicist Albert Einstein * Creation of the Universe * Theory of Relativity The front page has a two column heading: "Einstein Finds Law Solving Great Mystery of Universe" with smaller subheads. (see) Complete with all 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:27

$52.00
185414

ALBERT EINSTEIN Gives Grim Warning on HYDROGEN BOMB Life on Earth 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373306490885

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., February 13, 1950 * Albert Einstein speaks out * Hydrogen bomb warning * Annihilation of life on earth Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading : "Einstein Fears H-Bomb Might Cause Annihilation For Any Life On Earth through Poisoning Of Atmosphere". (see) Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:26

$58.00
185413

John RINGLING BROTHERS CIRCUS Buys Out Traveling Circuses Shows 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373306490621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 10, 1929  * John Ringling expands his empire * Ringling Brothers Circus * Buys "American Circus Corporation" The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "RINGLING BUYS FIVE CIRCUSES; MAKES HIM CZAR" with subhead and small photo of Ringling. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 58 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: In 1929, John Ringling bought the American Circus Corporation, which consisted of the Sells-Floto Circus, the Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus, the John Robinson Circus, the Sparks Circus, Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, and the Al G. Barnes Circus from its owners, Jerry Mugivan, Bert Bowers, and Ed Ballard, for $1.7 million. Wi... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:26

$42.00
185412

Serial Killer TED BUNDY Florida State Sorority ATTACK Murders 1978 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392996728507

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 16, 1978 * Ted Bundy - American serial killer * Women - young girls rapist - murderer * Florida State University sorority house attack The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "2 Florida Coeds Strangled in Bed, 3 Others Beaten" with related photo. (see) Of course it was not known at the of this report that the killer was Ted Bundy. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In the early hours of January 15, 1978—one week after his arrival in Tallahassee—Bundy entered FSU's Chi Omega sorority house through a rear door with a faulty locking mechanism. Beginni... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:25

$117.00
185411

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Helicopter-Plane Machine Patent 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304977092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1928 * Nikola Tesla's helicopter-plane patent * Father of Radio Physics & more Page 18 has a one column headings: "TESLA GETS PATENTS ON HELICOPTER-PLANE" "Wireless Experimenter Says His Invention Is Ideal for Air Flivver" (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 44 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:48

$52.00
185410

MIKE TYSON vs Michael Spinks World Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392995949230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 28, 1988 * Mike Tyson vs. Michael Spinks * Heavyweight boxing title fight * "once and for all" knockout * Boardwalk Hall - Atlantic City The top of the front page has a three column photo showing Mike Tyson knocking out Michael Spink with brief text. The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Tyson Does a Minute-and-a-Half Waltz" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside this section with 2 related photos. Seventy+ pages, great condition.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:47

$68.00
185408

The End of AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE To Plead Guilty for TAX EVASION 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392995947625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., June 16, 1931 * Al "Scarface" Capone - gangster - mob boss * The beginning of the end of his criminal career The front page has a one column heading: "Report Capone Will Enter Guilty Plea" with subhead. (see) Capone would plead guilty for tax evasion on this day. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:46

$40.00
185407

BERT WILLIAMS Vaudeville Era Broadway Black Comedian DEATH 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304973604

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 6, 1922 * Bert Williams death * Vaudeville era comedian The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "BERT WILLIAMS, KING OF COLORED COMEDIANS, DIES" with subheads and small photo of Williams. First report coverage on the death of Vaudeville comedian Bert Williams. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:45

$48.00
185406

Princess Future QUEEN ELIZABETH II of the United Kingdom PHOTOS 1947 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304972590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MAGAZINE SECTION only of the New York Times, April 20, 1947 * Princess Elizabeth turns 21 * Future Queen Elizabeth II * Cover photo & life in photos The front page of this section has a photo of the future Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom who turned 21 the day after this publication. Pages 12 & 13 has several photos of Princess Elizabeth from birth to the present. Various topics throughout. Complete magazine section only with all 80 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:45

$33.00
185405

COLD WAR ENDS Dissolution of the Soviet Union & Mikhail Gorbachev 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304970636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 26, 1991  * Dissolution of the Soviet Union * President Mikhail Gorbachev * End of the "Cold War" The ftpg. features a two line banner headline of a significant event: "Gorbachev Steps Down; 'Nuclear Button' to Yelstin; Red Flag Lowered" with subheads and three related photos. Much more inside, lengthy text. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:44

$67.00
185404

WARREN G. HARDING President in Office Death Funeral TRAIN STARTS 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304967636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 4, 1923  * President Warren Harding death * Funeral train heads east from S.F. The front page has a nice banner headline: "TRAIN WITH HARDING'S BODY STARTS EAST; STATE FUNERAL IN WASHINGTON WEDNESDAY; COOLIDGE IN CAPITAL TO TAKE UP HIS DUTIES" with several subheads and 2 related photos. (see) Much more on the following pages. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:43

$48.00
185403

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE Wins Rose Bowl NCAA College Football vs. WSU 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392995944808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., January 2, 1931 * Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Washington State Page 10 has a one column heading: "Alabama Adds Fame To South's Football" with subheads. (see) Complete with 26 pages, light toning, a few large binding slits along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:43

$44.00
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