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STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bulls vs Bears Financial 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128813208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 4, 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has one column headings: "YEAR'S WORST BREAK HITS STOCK MARKET" "Trading of 1,500,000 Shares in Final Hour Swamps the Whole List" "Steel Drops 10 Points" and more. (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash that was a few weeks away ? Fifty-six pages, some various cutouts throughout but none on the front page, light toning and some wear at the margins, sold as is.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:09

$38.00
183329

Best TOMMY LASORDA Los Angeles Dodgers Baseball Hall of Fame Vote 1997 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887889904

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 6, 1997 * Tommy Lasorda - Dodgers baseball * Voted into National Baseball Hall of Fame * Cooperstown, New York The top of the front page has a heading: "He's Going to Cooperstown" with photo of Lasorda. Much more in the sport's section with front page banner headline. (see) Great to have in this Los Angeles publication. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:07

$58.00
183327

WINSTON CHURCHILL'S Some chicken! Some neck! Ottawa SPEECH 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128810668

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 31, 1941 * Winston Churchill speech * "Some chicken! Some neck!" * Ottawa, Canada - World War II The front page has a six column heading: "Japan In for Surprises At Luzon, Says Churchill" (see) Much on World War II shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning with a few small mends at the margins, some small binding holes at the spine, generally good.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:05

$40.00
183326

LEON TROTSKY Marxist Theorist & Red Army Founder ASSASSINATION 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887887711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, August 21, 1940 * Leon Trotsky assassination (day of) * Soviet Union Red Army founder * Marxist Theorist The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TROTSKY IN GRAVE CONDITION AFTER PICKAX ATTACK" with subheads and photo. (see) He would die on this day. Complete with all 28 pages, some small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:04

$45.00
183325

Revolutionary War NEW ENGLAND America MAP New York City Captured 1776 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128809413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1776 * Capture of New York City * Rare Connecticut & Rhode Island map * American Revolutionary War This issue begins with "Proceedings in the House of Commons..." which includes discussion on the Revolutionary War, including: "...Nothing could have afforded me so much satisfaction as to have been able to inform you...that the troubles which have so long distracted my colonies in North America were at an end; and that my unhappy people, recovered from their delusion, had delivered themselves from the oppression of their leaders, & returned to their duty; but so daring & desperate is the spirit of those leaders...that they have now openly renounced all allegiance to the crown & a... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 15:04

$475.00
183318

Lot of 4 Rare SAN DIEGO Old West California Pacific Ocean Coast 1871 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128592333

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN DIEGO DAILY UNION, California, 1871 * Rare & early from Southern California A lot of four issues which are very early from San Diego--a volume 2 issue--when the population was just 2300, with a nice engraving of the harbor in the masthead. All four pages have various news tidbits of the day, including local, regional, and national reports. A great wealth of advertisements as well, several of which are illustrated. Each issue is complete in 4 pages, 12 by 18 inches, printed on high-quality newsprint, minor library tape near the margins, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:59

$68.00
183317

Rare SAN DIEGO Old West Southern California Pacific Ocean Coast 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887675329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN DIEGO DAILY UNION, California, Sept. 21, 1871 * Rare & early from Southern California Very early from San Diego--a volume 2 issue--when the population was just 2300, with a nice engraving of the harbor in the masthead. All four pages have various news tidbits of the day, including local, regional, and national reports. A great wealth of advertisements as well, several of which are illustrated. Complete as a 4 page issue, 12 by 18 inches, printed on high-quality newsprint, and in very nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:59

$34.00
183315

AIMEE SEMPLE McPHERSON Christian Evangelist Kidnapping ? FOUND 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887673930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN FRANCISCO CALL, EXTRA, June 23, 1926 * Aimee Semple McPherson found * Kidnapping for ransom in Mexico ? - Hoax ? * Pentecostal evangelist & media celebrity The front page has a terrific banner headline above the masthead in red lettering: "AIMEE IS FOUND!" with various subheads and related photo. Great for display. The front page is in a light pinkish color. Twenty-eight pages, loose along the spine, some margin wear, nice for display.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:56

$77.00
183314

EARLY Rare 17th Century 319 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1701 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887673714

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 24, 1701 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had * Turn of the 18th century This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this wo... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:56

$30.00
183313

James JIM BOWIE Texas Folk Hero Alamo Fame & the SANDBAR FIGHT 1827 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887672590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 17, 1827 * James - Jim Bowie * Texas folk hero * The Sandbar fight * Battle of the Alamo fame A hero of the Battle of the Alamo some nine years later first drew national attention for his involvement in the Sandbar fight in Mississippi. The Sandbar Fight was a Sept. 19 brawl featuring Jim Bowie which first showcased his knife, which later became known as the Bowie knife. The brawl occurred at the conclusion of a duel, and resulted in Bowie being seriously injured. Bowie was nonetheless the victor. The various details of the bight take almost half a page with the subhead: "Terrible Rencontre" and makes specific mention of the knife which would give him fame: "...they both adva... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:55

$98.00
183311

WAR ADMIRAL Wins Preakness Horse Racing Race Triple Crown Winner 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373128589347

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. May 16, 1937 * War Admiral - horse racing * Preakness Stakes win (2nd of 3 wins) * Triple crown winner The top of page 4 of the sport's section has a banner headline: "WAR ADMIRAL DEFEATS POMPOON BY NARROW MARGIN IN WINNING PREAKNESS" with subheads. (see) This was the 2nd of 3 historic wins for the famed horse in the hunt for the triple crown. Complete with 54 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:53

$58.00
183310

RMS TITANIC White Star Line RETURN Advertisement & RMS Lusitania 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392887661489

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, April 13, 1912 * Pre Sinking the RMS Titanic * Return trip home advertisement * Day before the iceberg collision Published the day before the world's largest ship--the "unsinkable" Titanic--would make history by sinking in the North Atlantic, this newspaper contains an advertisement on page 11 for the return trip of the Titanic. Obviously a trip which would never be made. The page 13 ad is headed: "White Star Line", plus: "Plymouth--Cherbourg--Southampton" "The Largest & Finest Steamers in the World" "Olympic & Titanic" "Sail From New York" "April 20" plus a few other details. One wonders how many tickets were purchased for the return trip. This ad was published just 1 day prior to the Titanic's c... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2020 10:51

$137.00
183294

Early INDIANS Native Americans & George Washington's Birthday 1795 US Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884125838

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, Feb. 27, 1795 * 18th century Native Americans - Indians * President George Washington's birthday Most of page 2 is taken up with very lengthy reporting from Congress. Page 3 has a nice report from Knoxville, concerning a skirmish between the Chickasaw and Creek Indians with more as well. Page 3 also has: "The Patriot Festival" with over a column on the celebration of Washington's birthday, with a lengthy list of interesting toasts (see for portion). Four pages, never-trimmed margins, great condition. This was the home of the nation's capital at the time while awaiting the completion of the "federal city" at Washington, D.C., where it would move in 1800.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:39

$65.00
183293

18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Jay Treaty Reports 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125537132

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Nov. 5, 1795 * 18th century America * Much on the Jay Treaty Beyond having one of the more decorative & displayable mastheads of the 18th century, most of the front page is taken up with continued discussion headed: "Features on Mr. Jay's Treaty" with England, a very controversial document which was ultimately signed by President Washington in August. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:38

$50.00
183292

Rare BROOKLYN New York Volume 1 Number 4 Miniature Amateur 1905 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884125311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MAGNET, Brooklyn, New York, April, 1905 * Rare miniature size publication This is the vol. 1 #4 issue of a quite rare title not listed in Union List of Serials or Union List of Newspapers. A small-size, amateurish newspaper in which a previous issue noted: "The 'Magnet' publishes interesting stories, poems, jokes, notes of school & society...is published every two weeks." But the frequency would be far less as vol. 1 #8 is dated March, 1907. Four pages, 7 by 11 inches, good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:38

$28.00
183291

Lot of (15) Early 19th Century Pre War of 1812 - 1800-1808 American NEWSPAPERS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884125134

Offered are 15 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: A lot of fifteen American newspapers, all dating from 1800 thru 1808, and each containing a letter of document signed in type by President Thomas Jefferson. One issue has Jefferson's 1803 state-of-the-union address. However each is either damaged or in "2nd rate" condition, hence the very low price for an early lot on Jefferson.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:37

$88.00
183290

Rare 1885 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884124997

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, Jan. 14, 1885 * 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: "A Civil Service Reform Version of An Old Fable." double-page centerfold: "Puck's Political Hunting Ground--How He Has Made Game of the Politicians." back page: "Mischievous Moles." Sixteen pages, a bit of light dirtiness at the margins, a few small & discrete archival mends at the edges.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:37

$27.00
183289

Very Rare & Early DENVER Colorado Territory Post Civil War 1865 Vol. 1 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125536463

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DENVER GAZETTE, Colorado, Sept. 15, 1865 * Very rare & early territory publication * Post Civil War reconstruction era This is actually a territorial newspaper as Colorado did not become a state until 1876, eleven years after this issue was published. And this is a volume one issue. Outside of several issues of the Rocky Mountain News we have offered--which was Colorado's first newspaper--this is the earliest Colorado title we have offered. And Gregory notes that it existed only until 1869. Typical newspaper of the day with the front page and back page filled with ads, and inside having both ads and news reports. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, various dirtiness and smudges, a few small tape mends ... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:36

$590.00
183288

Rare Newstand PROMOTIONAL BROADSIDE New York Herald Paris Edition 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125536362

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD -- EUROPEAN EDITION, Saturday, August 3, 1907 This is an interesting promotional broadside that would have been at the newsstand, highlighting the biggest stories of the day. Printed in Paris. It measures 22 by 15 1/2 inches, various stains and mends at the margins, the reverse is blank but does have many tape repairs.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:36

$180.00
183287

Rare ARROYO GRANDE San Luis Obispo County California Old West 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125536220

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARROYO GRANDE HERALD, San Luis Obispo County, California, Nov. 17, 1888 * Rare Old West publication This is the first newspaper we have found from Arroyo Grande, in fact it is the only 19th century newspaper to publish in the town. This is the vol. 2, number 5 issue. Records indicate that only the Bancroft Library at Berkley has any holdings of this title. Four pages with typical news and ads of the day. There are many old tape mends inside, plus a few archival mends as well. Minor wear at the folds with a small hole at a fold juncture.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:36

$148.00
183286

TRENT AFFAIR Slidell and Mason Diplomatic Incident - UK 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884124447

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 18, 1861 * The Trent Affair * Slidell and Mason * Diplomatic incident Most of the front page is taken up with the latest news on Trent Affair. This was a diplomatic incident that threatened a war between the United States and the United Kingdom. The U.S. Navy illegally captured two Confederate diplomats from the British ship Trent. England protested vigorously. The United States ended the incident by releasing the diplomats. First column heads include: "SLIDELL AND MASON" "The Capture of the Rebel Commissioners at Sea" "Succinct History of Their Departure, Arrival at Havana, and Capture on Board the Trent" "The Legality of the Act" "Similar Cases if Invading Neutral Ships & Territory" and more. ... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:35

$32.00
183285

JAY TREATY RATIFIED President George Washington & King George III 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125535884

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONNECTICUT JOURNAL, New Haven, March 3, 1796 * George Washington * Jay Treaty ratification Page 3 has the document on the controversial Jay Treaty headed: "Ratification of the United States" reading in part: "Now, therefore, I George Washington....declare...a treaty...between the United States...and his Britannic Majesty...by the consent of the President...with the advice and consent of the Senate...do hereby declare that the said treaty & the said additional article...and are a treaty between the United States of America & his Britannic majesty..." concluding with his signature in type: George Washington. Then another document headed: "Full Power of the United States, George Washington..." signed by him in type: Geo.... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:35

$110.00
183284

BATTLE OF PAULUS HOOK New Jersey Henry Lee III Revolutionary War 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125535627

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA PACKET OR GENERAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Sept. 2, 1779 * Battle of Paulus Hook - New Jersey * American Revolutionary War * General Henry Lee III Victory As you can see, this newspaper has one of the more beautiful mastheads of the Revolutionary War era. Two-thirds of the front page is taken up with several Resolves from the Rhode Island Convention, some relating to the war effort. Most of page 2 is taken up with a terrific account of the battle of Paulus Hook, New Jersey, from the letter signed in type by the American commander: Henry L. Lee. Better yet, the detailed account of the battle is introduced by a letter signed in type by: G. Washington. The Battle of Paulus Hook was fought on Augu... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:34

$490.00
183283

General ULYSSES S. GRANT & President Death w/ PRINT Illustration 1885 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884123172

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CINCINNATI ENQUIRER, Ohio, July 24, 1885 * General Ulysses S. Grant death The entire ftpg. is taken up with reports concerning the death of Grant, with a cameo engraving captioned: "General Ulysses S. Grant", and a nice stack of first column heads including: "DEAD" "The Nation's Hero" "Greatest on the Roll of Honor" "He Yields to the Fell Sergeant Death" "America Bows Her Bright Head in Sorrow" "and so much more. Eight pages, worn at the margins with various margin tears (and an old tape mend), mostly loose & irregular at the spine.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:34

$35.00
183282

Very Early LONDON GAZETTE 17th Century 1665 England Newspaper w/ GREAT PLAGUE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884123039

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Feb. 22, 1665 (1666 by today's calendar) * Among earliest of newspapers to be had * Report on the great plague (rare) Not only is the world's oldest, continually published English language newspaper (still publishes today) but it is also a very early issue, being #29. The front page has a report from Venice referencing the Great Plague which was ravaging Europe at the time: "The Welcome...is arrived here laden with pilchards and lead; the Sanita are something rigorous with her, coming from England because of the Plague." There are various other news reports from throughout Europe with datelines including Bristol, Dover, Falmouth, Rome, Leghorn, Genoa, Pisa, Amsterdam & elsewhere. No... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:34

$365.00
183281

Painter GILBERT STUART President George Washington Portrait 1803 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125535030

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, May 26, 1803 * President George Washington portrait * American painter Gilbert Stuart The back page has an advertisement headed "Gilbert Stuart", noting in part: "...G. Stuart takes this opportunity, likewise, to apprise the public that he has pursued the necessary steps...to protect his works for the future from the illiberal and injurious piracy which has hitherto been committed upon them..." and further on more text concerning a Stuart portrait of Washington as "Commander in Chief of the Armies of the United States during the Revolutionary War...". Stuart is widely considered one of America's foremost portraitists. His best known work is the unfinished portrait of Georg... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:33

$37.00
183280

THOMAS JEFFERSON Letter re. Foreign Naval Impressment 1793 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884122532

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, Sept. 9, 1793 * Thomas Jefferson letter * Military impressment Page 3 has a: "Proclamation" from the French foreign minister concerning France's presence in America. Also a letter to the merchants of Hartford concerning impressment of American ships and men by foreign powers, signed in type: Th. Jefferson as Secretary of State. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few discreet archival mends at margins, very nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:33

$46.00
183279

Rare JEWISH AMERICAN Hebrew Language Jews Judaica 1929 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884122195

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE JEWISH AMERICAN WOMEN'S MAGAZINE & GAZETTE, New York, May 10, 1929 * Rare Jewish New York City issue * Judaica - Jews Noted in the masthead is: "A National Jewish Weekly Devoted to the Home, Art and Literature." This is a quite scarce newspaper printed entirely in the Hebrew language, and typical of Hebrew publications it is bound on the right with the pages turned from the left. This title is formatted like a tabloid, being about 11 by 17 inches, with various photos & advertisements throughout, but the only English words I find in the entire 24 page issue are in the masthead and some advertisements (see photos). Very nice condition, even, light browning and perhaps some very minor edge tears.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:32

$49.00
183278

ALBERT EINSTEIN Theory of Relativity CALTECH & Easton PA Bombing 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884121930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 31, 1931 * Professor Albert Einstein * California Institute of Technology * Theory of General Relativity * Robert Andrews Millikan The top of the front page has a two column heading: "California Test Supports Einstein Theory; Light Velocity Is Found to Be Constant" Lengthy text continues inside. Also on the front page is a two column heading: "MAILED BOMB KILLS TWO IN POSTOFFICE AT EASTON; AIMED AT FASCISTS HERE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:32

$58.00
183277

18th Century FREE TRADE w/ America King George II Era 1738 British Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884121493

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, May, 1738 * Pre-taxation trade with America Near the back is a letter to the King which contains a request and suggested resolutions providing for the safe passage and free trade of subjects of the King an and about the Americas. The response from the King includes: "I am sensibly touch'd with the many hardships & injuries sustained by my trading subjects in America from the cruelties & unjust depredations of the Spaniards...". Among the articles noted in the table of contents are: "Characters of Queen Elizabeth & King James I by a French Ambassador" "Chaucer the Father of English Poetry" "Tempting of Adam not Satan's first Sin" "A Dog Endow'd with an Extraordinary Gift" ... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:32

$42.00
183275

CAPTAIN JAMES LAWRENCE Don't Give Up The Ship ! DEATH 1813 War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125532535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Aug. 7, 1813 * re. Captain James Lawrence death * re. USS Chesapeake v. HMS Shannon Nearly 7 pages are taken up with: "Events of the War" within which are "Battle of Beaver Dam" "Retirement of Maj. Gen. Dearborn" "Military", a letter from Chilicothe, "Chesapeake and Shannon" which concerns the famous naval battle. In the article is: "...The second broadside, capt. Lawrence (with every other officer on the upper deck who was not killed) was mortally wounded and fell exclaiming 'fire away my lads.'...", which is likely a corruption of the very famous quote of his: "Don't give up the ship!". More war-related content as well. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, very nice condition. As no... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:31

$48.00
183274

GEORGIA CONSTITUTION & Creating the State of Kentucky 1789 Philadelphia Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884120416

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COLUMBIAN MAGAZINE, Philadelphia, January, 1789 * State of Georgia constitution * Creating the State of Kentucky Among the articles are: "An Account of the Manners of the German Inhabitants of Pennsylvania" which takes 7 1/2 pages. Also a full page chart of the: "Moral and Physical Thermometer". Near the back is "The Chronicle" with the latest news of the day including 8 pages of report under the heading: "United States" presented state-by-state. Several states report the election of representatives to the new federal government. Also: "An Act Concerning the Erection of Kentucky into an Independent State" as well as: "The Constitution of the State of Georgia". There is even a report from the "Western Territories"... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:30

$61.00
183273

President ANDREW JACKSON Annual State of the Union Address 1831 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373125531808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 10, 1831 * President Andrew Jackson * State of the Union Address Of special note is the complete & lengthy text of President Andrew Jackson's state-of-the-union address which occupies the last four pages, signed by him in type: Andrew Jackson. In it he reviews all that transpired in 1831. Also of interest is a complete listing of the "House of Representatives" in 1831, state by state, including future president James K. Polk and past president John Quincy Adams, among other notables. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politi... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:30

$29.00
183271

BATTLE OF CHIPPEWA Ontario w/ General Jacob Brown Victory War of 1812 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392884119443

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 30, 1814 * Battle of Chippewa - Ontario * General Jacob Brown victory Five pages of reports fall under the heading: "Events of the War" with subheads & reports including: "Hear the Enemy" "Call of Militia" "From Canada" "Hostages" "The Battle of Chippewa" "General Brown" "Gen. Izard" "Naval" "General Orders" concerning the British landing on the Niagara frontier; and further details on the: "Battle of Chippewa--British Account" plus: "The enemy in the Chesapeake" and "American Prizes" and more. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2020 09:29

$37.00
183238

Rare LAWRENCE KS Douglas County Kansas w/ Nice Masthead 1873 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392882021094

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPIRIT OF KANSAS, Lawrence, Dec. 17, 1873 * Rare Midwestern publication A very ornate, farm-themed engraving in the masthead. The subtitle is: "A Journal of Home & Husbandry". Eight pages, worn at the margins with some tears, some wear at the folds as well, irregular at the margins. But a title we have not offered before.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:09

$29.00
183237

Best HAYMARKET AFFAIR RIOT MASSACRE Anarchists Hangings Executions1887 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373123548845

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO MAIL, Illinois, Nov. 11, 1887 * Haymarket Affair riot massacre * Anarchists hanged - executed * In a Chicago publication (rare) A terrific issue as the ftpg. has the prints of each of the four men who were executed for their involvement in the Haymarket Riot, an event which followed a labor demonstration the previous year. There is much on the web concerning it. The top of the ftpg. has prints of Parsons, Fischer, Engel, and Spies, the four who were hanged for their involvement. Great column heads as well, including the: "EXTRA" notice which has a huge: "HANGED" with other details on how they faced their death. This was the same day as their execution. Great to have this coverage in a Chicago newspape... See More  

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:09

$225.00
183236

Rare 19th Century BERKELEY San Francisco Bay Area California 1895 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392882020466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GAZETTE, Berkeley, California, Jan. 2, 1895 * Rare Old West title A small paper covering mostly local events, plus a wealth of ads. Four pages, two folds, foxing at the vertical fold, mild wear at the margins & folds.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:08

$37.00
183235

Rare WILMINGTON NC Northern Carolina Pre Civil War 1861 Old Antebellum Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392882020307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, N.C., Jan. 19, 1861 * Rare antebellum title * Secession ? From this famous soon-to-be-Confederate port city. Page 2 has a very lengthy article: "Read & Reflect - The Slaveholding and Non-Slaveholding Interests of the South A Unit". Also a call-to-arms bit headed: "FLAG RAISING!" "Secession And Southern Rights!!", plus "Sufferings o the Sioux Indians". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:08

$36.00
183234

D-DAY INVASION U.S. Forces Invade French Beaches 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392882019306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT TIMES, EXTRA, June 6, 1944 * D-Day invasion of France (1st report) * World War II German defense Certainly a terrific issue for display, as the front page features a large & screaming headline: "INVASION !" with various related subheads concerning the D-Day invasion of Normandy. Unfortunately there is some wear near the central fold with a few small pieces torn away that affects the headline. (see) Eight page "Extra" edition, still a great issue for display save for the noted damage.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:07

$92.00
183232

United States U.S. Recognizes USSR Soviet Union FDR 1933 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392882018797

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 18, 1933 * United States recognizes the Soviet Union * Russia - USSR (1st report) * Franklin D. Roosevelt establishes relations The top of the front page has a four column headline: "UNITED STATES RECOGNIZES SOVIET, EXACTING PLEDGE ON PROPAGANDA; BULLITT NAMED FIRST AMBASSADOR" with many subheads. Loads of text. First report coverage on the United States recognizing the Soviet Union. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:06

$58.00
183231

PHAR LAP Australian Thoroughbred Race Horse Racing DEATH 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392882017450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1932 * Phar Lap death * Australian racehorse The sport's section (page 31) has one column headings that include: "SEARCH FOR POISON IN PHAR LAP'S DEATH" "Federal and University of California Analysts Begin Investigation on Coast" "Food Will Be Inspected" and more. See images for text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition, a little residue along the spine from disbinding, nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:05

$44.00
183229

LUXEMBOURG LIBERATION Liberated by Allied Forces World War II '44 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373123541020

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, September 11, 1944 * Allies liberate Luxembourg * World War II - WWII The front page has a banner headline: "Yanks in Luxembourg; Shell Siegfried Line" with subheads. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:04

$40.00
183228

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Conspirators Trial CIVIL WAR Ending 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373123540748

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York May 13, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination * Conspirators - assassins on trial * Civil War closing events he ftpg. has a nice stack of column heads on the conspiracy to assassinate Abraham Lincoln, with: "The Conspiracy" "Progress of the Secret Trials at Washington" "Reverdy Johnson Said to Have Agreed to Defend Mrs. Surratt" "Interesting Story of the Arrest of Louis Payne the Assailant of Secretary Seward" "How the N.Y. Detectives Succeeded in Tracking Him" "Scene In Mrs. Surratt's House" "An Unpublished Chapter in the History of the Conspiracy" and even more. The lengthy coverage carries over to the back page. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 22, 2020 15:03

$29.00
183209

Rare TALLAHASSEE FLORIDA Pre Civil War Antebellum Mexican War 1847 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392880966526

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SOUTHERN JOURNAL, Tallahassee, Florida, Sept. 13, 1847 * Rare antebellum title * Mexican War An early and uncommon title from the capital of the "Sunshine State", from two years after she became a state, and 14 years before the Civil War. Mexican War reports on page 2: "Victory!!" "Latest from Vera Cruz and city Of Mexico. Prospects of Peace". Page 3 has a notice issued by the President concerning the sale of public lands in Florida, signed in type: James K. Polk. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition. Subscriber's name written above the masthead.

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Ends August 21, 2020 14:48

$97.00
183208

Bizarre MAN BITES DOG & Near Death in Hospital Headline 1950 Prop ? Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373122513611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, July 22, 1950 Here's a headline you likely haven't seen before: "VICIOUS MAN BITES DOG; POLICE TAKE FAST ACTION" and subhead: "Mutt Lies Near Death In Hospital". A very curious article in a legitimate newspaper with this banner headline at the very top of the front page. The article reads like an April Fool's joke, noting in part: "Rollo, a 3-year old dog owned by Mr. & Mrs. Ethelbert R. Phlub of 4277 Poodle Place...in a critical condition after he was bitten early today by a man...Booked in the city jail was Orson Clam, 42, of Dogpatch, who was arrested 5 minutes after the attack...The Phlubs were maintaining a constant vigil by his bedside...'It's getting so dogs aren't safe on the... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2020 14:46

$95.00
183206

CAPTURE OF SANTA ANNA Battle of San Jacinto Texas Revolution 1836 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373122511646

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PATRIOT AND DEMOCRAT, Hartford, Connecticut, May 28, 1836 * Battle of San Jacinto victory * Capture of Santa Anna * Texas Revolutuion * War of Independence Nice page 2 content on the capture of Mexican leader Santa Anna. The column heads: "Important From Texas" "Capture of Santa Anna Confirmed--The Independence of Texas Established--Rumored Revolt in Mexico". A very notable report with much detail, taking over a full column. Near the beginning is: "We have the pleasure to lay before our readers...official & satisfactory confirmation of the success of the Texians--the capture of the President, General Santa Anna--the defeat and capitulation of his forces--and the preliminary steps to the acknowledgment, by Mexico, o... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2020 14:45

$126.00
183205

Historic 1851 1st AMERICA'S CUP Yachting Scooner "America" Victory WIN Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392880965003

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, London, Aug. 25, 1851 * 1st America's Cup * Yacht "America" wins Nearly half of page 5 is taken up with very detailed accounts of: "The Cowes Regatta" in England, which would become known as the famed America's Cup race. This was the very first of this iconic race, and since won by the yacht "America" it would forever become known as the race for the "America's Cup". Listed are each of the contenting yachts with details, and considerable reporting on the race. Part of the report includes: "...and the Royal yacht, having run close by the America under half steam for a short distance, went on towards Osborne. Off Cowes were innumerable yachts and on every side was heard the hail, --'Is the America first?'... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2020 14:44

$475.00
183204

CHIEF SITTNG BULL's Camp Captured - JEWS Jewish & Christians 1877 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392880964427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, Jan. 25, 1877 * Capture of Sitting Bull's Camp * Much regarding the Jews Inside this issue is a small but historic article on the discovery and capture of the Indian camp headed by Chief Sitting Bull. Also within are two articles of Judaic interest: one describing the return of multitudes of Jews to their homeland in Palestine, and the other a challenge to Christians to view the Jews in a positive light. The former article includes in part, "That the Jews killed Christ is the principle thing many excellent Christians remember about that [Jewish] extraordinary race. They forget that the race also gave birth to Christ. That Christ should be killed by any... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2020 14:43

$48.00
183203

SMITH & WESSON Firearms Guns Revolvers Springfield Factory Prints 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392880964268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, June 18, 1893 * Smith & Wesson gun factory * Revolver industry w/ prints Page 5 has a great, detailed, and illustrated article on the Smith and Wesson company. Column heads: "Springfield News & Comment" "The Smith & Wesson Revolver" "The Invention and Manufacture" with considerable detail, plus there is an illustration of: "Daniel B. Wesson" and prints of "The First Revolver Made by Smith & Wesson Here" and: "The 38 Caliber, Safety Revolver of To-Day". Eight pages, a few minor archival mends at margins, toned but in very nice condition. Somewhat fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends August 21, 2020 14:43

$53.00
183202

Nile KINNICK STADIUM Iowa Hawkeyes College Football 1ST GAME Play 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392880964152

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 6, 1929 * Kinnick Stadium debut (Nile Kinnick) * Iowa Hawkeyes NCAA college football The sport's section of this issue is loaded with college football reports from the previous day. Page 4 of this section has small and somewhat discrete headings at the bottom of the page that read: "Iowa On Top, 46-0" and "Has Easy Time With Monmouth as New Stadium is Opened". See photo for brief 1st report coverage on the very 1st game played at Kinnick Stadium which is still used today by the Iowa Hawkeyes college football team. Unfortunate for the small report here, but it is what it is. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in a thick 100+ page Sunday edition, crease on t... See More  

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Ends August 21, 2020 14:42

$52.00
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