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183964

BALLOONING FLIGHT Stratosphere Altitude Record Auguste Piccard 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170165320

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1932 * Ballooning flight into the stratosphere * Auguste Piccard & Max Cosyns * Altitude record broken (53,153 ft.) The front page has a one column heading: "PICCARD ENDS FLIGHT TO RECORD ALTITUDE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the end of the record breaking balloon flight continues on page 2 with related photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given t... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:08

$45.00
183962

DOUGLAS Wrong Way CORRIGAN Transatlantic Ocean Airplane Flight 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170160472

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1938.   * Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight * New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? The front page has a one column heading: "CORRIGAN PRAISED BY IRISH PREMIER" with subhead. (see) Coverage continues on page 12 with related photo. A printing flaw within the photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. ... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:05

$38.00
183961

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Win NFL Football Championship vs. L.A. Rams 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170159721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Dec. 19, 1949  * Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams * NFL football championship title game Page 8 has a one column heading: "Eagles Remain NFL Champions, Whip Rams, 14-0" Nice coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Los Angeles Rams. Complete in 20 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:05

$42.00
183960

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Win NFL Football Championship Philly Blizzard 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921051894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, December 20, 1948 * Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Cardinals * NFL football championship title game * "Philly Blizzard" at Shibe Park * 1st ever televised NFL title game The sport's section (page 58) has a two column heading: "Grid Eagles Fly High--It Wasn't in the Cards To Win NFL Crown" (see) First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Chicago Cardinals. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, tabloid size, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:04

$45.00
183958

PANCHO VILLA EXPEDITION Mexican Revolution U.S. Army Operation 1916 SD Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170153390

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 13, 1916 * Pancho Villa Expedition - Mexico Revolution * Post attack on Columbus, New Mexico * United States Army operation The front page has a six column headline: "VILLA IS REPORTED HIDING IN MOUNTAINS" with subhead. (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 16 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:02

$45.00
183957

OATH OF ALLEGIANCE Anglo-Irish Treaty IRELAND to End ? De Valera 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170144566

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1932  * Oath of Allegiance (Ireland) to end ? * re. the Anglo-Irish Treaty The top of the front page has headlines concerning the end of the 'Royal Oath', with: "De Valera Notifies Britain Irish Will End Royal Oath; Conflict May Go To Court" with related subheads as well (see). Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:01

$48.00
183956

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Women's Suffrage Trial for Illegal Woman VOTING 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143961

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 18, 1873  * United States vs. Susan B. Anthony trial * Illegal voting on 1872 Presidential election Page 7 has first report coverage on the trial of Susan B. Anthony for illegal voting under the headings: "Woman's Rights" "Trial of Susan B. Anthony at Canandaigua, N.Y.--Does the Fact of a Voter Being a Woman Constitute a Crime ?..." See images for text here. This trial lasted just one day and Anthony would be found guilty on this day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:00

$88.00
183955

CHARLES LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING CASE Still Alive ? Headline 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., March 3, 1932 * Charles Lindbergh Jr. baby kidnapping case This was one of the most famous crime mysteries of the 20th century which ended with the execution of Bruno Hauptmann. Here is a banner headline that suggests the Lindbergh baby was still alive with: "Reports Lindbergh Baby Held In New Jersey" and subheads and photo of Charles Jr. Nice for display. Lindbergh's son was actually killed the day before. Complete with 14 pages, a few small biding holes along the spine/1st column, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 15:00

$45.00
183954

SS CITY OF BENARES World War II Evacuee Ship w/ Children Sinking 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 23, 1940 * SS City of Benares attack & sinking * World War II evacuee ship (children) * German submarine U-48 (1939) - U-boat The front page has a banner headline: "293 LOST ON TORPEDOED SHIP" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: SS City of Benares was a steam passenger ship built for Ellerman Lines by Barclay, Curle & Co of Glasgow in 1936. During the Second World War the City of Benares was used as an evacuee ship to evacuate 90 children from Britain to Canada. The ship was torpedoed in September of 1940 by the ... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:59

$52.00
183953

DEEP SOUTH TORNADO OUTBREAK Alabama Hit Hardest Many Fatalities 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., March 22, 1932 * Deep South tornado outbreak (1st report) * Tuscaloosa, Alabama & more The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Tornado Death List Mounts To 214 in Five Southern States; Property Loss Huge" with subheads. (see) Complete with 12 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:59

$42.00
183952

GEORGETOWN Sussex County DELAWARE Negro Rapist Execution Hanging 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 21, 1873 * Georgetown, Sussex County, Delaware * Negro Joe Burton hanging - execution The top of page 8 has one column headings: "A NEGRO EXECUTION" "Much Ado About a Savage Murderer" "The Wages Of Sin" "Under The Gallows" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:59

$34.00
183951

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Reconstruction Era 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921043421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1868  * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial The entire front page is taken up with proceedings on the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson. The first column heads include: "IMPEACHMENT" "Further Examination of Witnesses for the Prosecution" "The President's Attempt to Obtain Control of the Treasury Department" "The Defeat of the Constitutional Amendment in Alabama". This impeachment coverage carries over to take one-third of the back page as well. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:52

$39.00
183950

Best INDIANAPOLIS 500 Motor Speedway Car Race Jim Rathmann WINS 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921042975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDIANAPOLIS TIMES, May 30, 1960  * Indianapolis 500 auto race  * Jim Rathmann wins (1st report) * Best title to be has ? rare as such No better newspaper to report the Indianapolis 500 than this one. The bold banner headline announces: "JIM RATHMANN WINS" as well as: "2 Die, 33 Hurt As Stand Falls" with a photos of the tragedy, as well as the winner driver Jim Rathmann. Regarded as the greatest two-man due in Indianapolis 500 history, the 1960 race saw a then-record 29 lead changes. Rathmann and Rodger Ward battled out nearly the entire second half. Rathmann's margin of victory of 12.75 seconds was the second-closest finish in Indy history at the time. Many related photos within. The complete first two secti... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:52

$88.00
183948

Rare MILLVILLE Old Wild West Shasta County Northern California 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921041808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SHASTA COUNTRY RECORD, Millville, California, Dec. 13, 1879  * Rare Old West publication A quite rare title from this small town in the far north of California. Various news of the day both local & regional, with a great wealth of ads. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor tears at margins, good condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:50

$55.00
183947

Great JESS WILLARD Ko's Jack Johnson Heavyweight Boxing TITLE 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921041485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS CITY POST, Missouri, April 5, 1915  * Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson  * "Great white hope" wins * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) The front page has a great banner headline: "WILLARD KNOCKS OUT JOHNSON IN THE TWENTY-SIXTH ROUND" with a subhead: "Right Swing To Jaw Puts The Big Negro Out". This is a same-day report on the heavyweight boxing title fight between Jess Willard and Jack Johnson which includes a round-by-round account of the battle. Uncommon for such a nice & dramatic banner headline. Most of the back page is taken up with a huge photo of the: "...Ten Thousand Fight fans In Front of the Post Building." The complete 8 page issue, some minor margin tears, good condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:50

$128.00
183946

Best EMPRESS ELISABETH OF AUSTRIA Queen of Hungary Assassination 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170136275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAGBLATT, Vienna, Austria, Sept. 10, 1898  * Empress Elisabeth of Austria assassination A quite rare broadside "Extra" distributed "Gratis" reporting the murder of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. The front page banner notice translates: "Our Empress - Murdered!" "Assassin An Italian Anarchist In Geneva". A bit more text as well. Great to have this account from the city where it happened. As a broadside, the reverse is blank. The broadside is glued to card stock as otherwise the fragile issue would be in pieces. There are numerous breaks with some flaking, and a tear in the card stock which has been mended from the reverse side.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:49

$135.00
183943

WALLIS SIMPSON Asks Ernest Aldrich for DIVORCE - King Edward VIII 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392919835326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 15, 1936   * Wallis Simpson , Duchess of Windsor * Asks Ernest Aldrich Simpson for divorce * Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII) The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Mrs. Simpson Asks Divorce; King's Friend in New Home" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with two photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subsc... See More  

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Ends September 25, 2020 14:06

$45.00
183933

Re: THE LIBERATOR William Lloyd Garrison w/ Davy Crockett 1831 Niles' Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392919643935

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 22, 1831  * re. Anti-slavery publication "Liberator" * Davy Crockett & George Washington The bottom of the front page has a small article beginning: "I have received a copy of the 'Liberator', and come in for a share of the editor's reproof for having said that 'a sudden emancipation of the slaves, either by force or through principle', would be an awful calamity..." with more. This was from the very first year of this famous newspaper by William Lloyd Garrison, which would survive until shortly after the end of the Civil War. Among other reports in this issue are: "Franklin Institute" "Anti Masonry" (masonic) "Mr. Crockett" "The Memory of George Washington, the Father of His Coun... See More  

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Ends September 25, 2020 08:50

$51.00
183926

Early America Reporting 18TH CENTURY London England 1767 British UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373165872380

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 17, 1767  * 18th century London, England Page 6 has most of a column with news headed: "America" with datelines from New York and Philadelphia. Eight pages, 8 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:16

$28.00
183925

Great General ROBERT E. LEE Civil War PRINTS Harper's Weekly 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918910902

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 2, 1864  * Famed General Robert E. Lee issue * American Civil War illustrations * Nice for display Certainly the prime content in this issue is the very nice front page illustration of: "The Rebel General Robert Edmund Lee" with a short biography on him as well. Other prints include a fullpg. of 5 scenes in Georgia including Resaca, Woodlands, Kingston & Adairsville. Another page shows: "Fighting Johnny Logan" and "The Late Rev. Gordon Winslow" and a halfpg: "General Sherman's Campaign--General Hooker's Escort Charging Through the Woods". Great & displayable doublepage centerfold is captioned: 'Gen. Sherman's Campaign--The Rebel Assault On Logan's Position In the Battle At Dallas'. ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:16

$147.00
183924

Very RARE New Mexico Territory BLAND NM 1899 Old West Ghost Town Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918910601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BLAND HERALD, Bland, New Mexico, May 26, 1899  * Very rare Territory issue * Ghost town It is extremely rare to find 19th century New Mexico newspapers, and this issue is 13 years before statehood. A very rare from this small mining town with front page item: "Latest Mining News--Information Regarding Mining and Milling Operations in the Cochiti--The Golden Cochiti--Mining Items of Interest Gathered & Gleaned from Authentic Sources" and more. More news items and advertisements on the inside pages. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition, measures 10 by 16 inches.

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:16

$177.00
183922

Rare DUTCH FLAT Placer County CALIFORNIA Gold Mining Town1875 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373165870291

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DUTCH FLAT FORUM, Dutch Flat, Placer County, California, Jan. 4, 1877  * Rare Old West title Dutch Flat is located mid-way between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, near Interstate Highway 80. Famous for its hydraulic mines, from which many tons of gold were taken, for its lumber industry, its role in creating the Central Pacific Railroad, and for its large Chinese community, Dutch Flat remains one of the most charming towns in California. This scarce newspaper from its heyday from the mining era is complete in 8 pages and contains a wide variety of news items and advertisements, many of the latter illustrated and focused on those involved in the mining business--including plenty of saloon ads. Inside page items include: "The... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:15

$87.00
183919

MICHIGAN Joins the Union as 26th STATE & (3) Andrew Jackson Acts 1837 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918908465

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WORCESTER REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 8, 1837  * Michigan joins the Union * Admitted as the 26th state The front page has 3 Acts of Congress, the first of which is signed in type by the President: Andrew Jackson. Two of the Acts relate to Indians, and one for: "...the payment of the revolutionary & other pensioners of the U.S...". Of significance is a page 2: "ACT to Admit the State of Michigan into the Union Upon an Equal Footing with the Original States", dated Jan. 26, 1837. Page 3 has a report on Van Buren's thoughts on the anti-slavery question. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:13

$55.00
183918

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL & John Wilkes Booth Letter 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918908183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 20, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * John Wilkes Booth letter re. plot This is one of the more displayable issues on the funeral of Abraham Lincoln printed just 5 days after his death. Uncommonly large type used in the one column headlines which take two-thirds of the first column on the front page (see), beginning with: "THE RITES" "OBSEQUIES to the LAMENTED DEAD" and also including: "Solemn Scenes at the White House" "The Funeral Cortege" "Ceremonies In New York" "Outpouring OF The People" "The Remains of the Late President to Pass Through New York" plus there is also: "Booth Discovered" "He is Seen on a Train Near Reading, but Escapes" "Important Letter from the Assassin" "The ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:13

$188.00
182313

Rare 18th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania w/ Ads 1798 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373092708499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, March 1, 1798 * Rare 18th century American publication Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements. Four pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 07:37

$34.00
183894

MASSACRE CANYON Great Plains Indians Last Battle in Nebraska 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916048283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 14, 1873  * Massacre Canyon - Nebraska * Great Plains Indians The top of page 5 has a column with heads: "INDIAN SLAUGHTER" "Great Battle in the Republican Valley" "Bloody Fight Between the Pawnees and Sioux" "Sky Chief, Squaw and Papoose Among the Slaughtered" "Pawnees' Loss in Dead and Wounded Over 100" "Horrible Barbarity Of The Sioux". A detailed account of the battle of Massacre Canyon, fought in Nebraska. It was one of the last hostilities between the Pawnee and the Sioux and the last battle/massacre between Great Plains Indians in North America. Complete in 10 pages, toning at the folds with some archival mending, irregular along the spine.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:16

$52.00
183893

24 HOURS OF LE MANS Automobile Race Pierre Levegh Crash DISASTER 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158617140

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., June 14, 1955 * 24 Hours of Le Mans auto race * Pierre Levegh crash disaster The front page page has a three column heading: "Toll In Auto Racing Disaster Rises To 78" with related photo. (see) Coverage on the infamous 24 Hours of Le Mans disaster. It still stands today as the worst disaster in all of motor sports. Complete with 16 pages, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:15

$38.00
183892

United States MARINE CORPS WAR MEMORIAL Iwo Jima Dedication Photo 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916047548

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., November 11, 1954 * United States Marine Corps War Memorial dedication * Battle of Iwo Jima - Mount Suribachi flag raising * Arlington Park Ridge, Virginia Page 6 has a brief and somewhat discrete report with one column heading: "Capital Dedicates Marine Memorial" (see) Complete with 40 pages, light toning at the margins, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:15

$38.00
183891

ULYSSES S. GRANT State of the Union Address Annual Message 1871 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158615349

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, December 5, 1871  * President Ulysses S. Grant  * State of the Union Address  Page 3 has one column headings: "PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE" "The United States at Peace with All the World" "Polygamy and Ku Kluxism Doomed" and more (see). Lengthy text takes up 4 full columns. and is signed in type: U.S. Grant Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:15

$34.00
183890

BATTLE OF HILL 282 Korean War US Air Force Disaster P-51 MUSTANGS 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158614263

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES PICAYUNE, New Orleans, September 24, 1950 * Battle of Hill 282 * P-51 Mustangs * Korean War Near the top of the front page is a small one column heading: "US Planes Bomb, Strafe British by Mistake" First report coverage on the U.S. air strike on British troops by mistake. Thirty-two pages, some wear at the margins with a little unrelated text loss (see), light toning at the central fold. wikipedia notes: The Battle of Hill 282 took place on September 23 during the Korean War, and involved the 1st Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders in an assault on this position as part an operation by 27th British Commonwealth Brigade on the Naktong River.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:14

$38.00
183889

GEORGE S. PATTON Recent Slapping Apology to Lose Command ? 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916046601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 25, 1943 * re. General George Patton slaps soldier * World War II - WWII The front page has a one column heading "See Promotion for Ike Periled by Patton Slap" (see) Coverage on General George S. Patton's possible removal from command for slapping and insulting a shell shocked soldier. Some stray pencil markings with this report. Complete with 50 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, mentioned pencil markings, otherwise good.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:14

$47.00
183887

STAR ATHLETES OF THE YEAR Lou Gehrig Jesse Owens Schmeling PHOTOS 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916045677

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 27, 1936 * Star athletes of the year (1936) photos * Jesse Owens, Lou Gehrig and much more The front page of this section has a banner headline: "RETURN TO THE GOLDEN ERA OF SPORT'S MARKED YEAR; RECORD-SMASHING FEATS WERE UNUSUALLY NUMEROUS" with subheads and photos of the some of the star athletes for that year including Lou Gehrig and Jesse Owens. Much more on the following pages. Loads of text as well. Complete sport's section only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:13

$42.00
183886

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL SUICIDE Evelyn McHale Empire State Building 1947 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916044651

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1947 * "The Most Beautiful Suicide" (1st report) * Evelyn McHale leaps off Empire State Building Page 23 has a small and somewhat discrete one column heading: "Empire State Leap Ends Life Of Girl, 20" (see) Unfortunate for the small inside report here but it is what is, still a first report in the New York Times. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these ... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:11

$68.00
183885

JEFFREY DAHMER Serial Killer Rape Murder Dismemberment INSANE ? 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158605179

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 14, 1992 * Jeffrey Dahmer pleads guilty but insane * Serial killer and sex offender * Rape, murder & dismemberment Page 16 has a one column heading: "Dahmer Pleads Guilty but Insane in Serial Slayings". (see) The bottom of the front page has a small photo of Dahmer with brief text. (see) Complete with all sections (100+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:11

$58.00
183884

JOHN PAUL JONES Revolutionary War Naval Commander & Pirate ? DEATH 1792 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916044099

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, July, 1792 (note the typesetting error of the date on the titlepg.) * John Paul Jones death - pirate ? * Revolutionary War naval commander * "Father of the American Navy" The most interesting item in this issue is the obituary for John Paul  Jones. As can be seen in the report he does not get good press in this British publication (not surprisingly), with portions including: "At Paris, in the utmost poverty, the celebrated Paul Jones. This noted desperado appeared first in the cause of America in April 1778...intent to burn & plunder that town [Whitehaven]...His memorable action with the brave Capt. Pearson of the Serapis, who became his prize...In December, 1783, he arrived in London f... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:11

$98.00
183883

WATKINS GLEN Finger Lakes Region Seneca County New York FLOOD 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158603538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 9, 1935 * Watkins Glen flood (1st report) * Seneca County, New York * Finger Lakes region The top of the front page has a three column headline: "37 DEAD IN UP-STATE FLOODS, 7 MISSING, MANY HOMELESS; DAMAGE IS PUT AT $10,000,000" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Lengthy text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:10

$38.00
183882

DIEPPE RAID Allied Amphibious Tanks Invasion of France Coast 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916042394

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 20, 1942  * Dieppe Raid - Invasion of France * Allied amphibious attack - tanks * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice banner headline: "U. S. ALLIED TROOPS, TANKS RAID DIEPPE 9 HOURS; MORE THAN 1,000 PLANES AID IN LAND ACTION; 182 NAZI CRAFT, 95 BRITISH HIT; KRASNODAR LOST" with various subheads and related photo. Nice for display. More on page 3. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:09

$44.00
183880

Jewish Mobster DUTCH SCHULTZ NYC Beer Baron Assassination FUNERAL 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392916040559

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 29, 1935 * Arthur Dutch Schultz Flegenheimer funeral * Jewish gangster - beer baron - racketeer The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "SCHULTZ FUNERAL IS HELD SECRETLY" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these hig... See More  

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:06

$40.00
183879

Day of the HIROSHIMA ATOMIC BOMBING & Young Frank Sinatra 1945 WWII NEwspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158593396

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Minnesota, Aug. 6, 1945  * Young Frank Sinatra * Hiroshima bombing (day of) From the day the atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima (reported the next day), this issue has a notable banner headline: "580 SUPERFORTS RIP 4 JAP CITIES" with various related subheads on the closing day of World War II. Also of note is a small ftpg. article: "Sinatra Rescues Boy From Harbor" with a photo of a young Frank Sinatra. Complete in 26 pages, some archival mends to pg. 2, nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:06

$45.00
183877

BATTLE OF KWAJALEIN Marshall Islands Roi-Namur U.S. vs Japan 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158591703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1944 * Battle of Kwajalein Atoll * World War II Pacific Campaign vs. Japan * Marhsall Island - Roi-Namur The front page has a nice banner headline: "U. S. FORCE WINS BEACHES ON MARSHALLS ATOLL; BATTLES RAGE ON FIRST JAPANESE SOIL INVADED" with subheads and related photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 21, 2020 18:05

$47.00
183872

GOINGSNAKE MASSACRE Tahlequah Oklahoma SHOOTOUT Cherokee Nation 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373158305425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 30, 1872 * Goingsnake massacre * Cherokee Nation - Oklahoma * Official report of the event The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE CHEROKEE MASSACRE" "Official Reports Of the Fight" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 21, 2020 16:19

$57.00
183844

Original NEW YORK TRIBUNE April 15, 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392913966105

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 15, 1863 Among the ftpg. column heads relating to the Civil War are: "From Norfolk--Confederate Movements--Appearances of an Approaching Struggle... "Gen. Keyes's Proclamation--A Panic--Rebel Operations at Suffolk..." "The Siege of Vicksburg" "Another Warning to England" "The Reports of French Successes in Mexico" and more. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:07

$27.00
183843

Battle of BUENA VISTA (Angostura) Coahuila Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392913965914

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 7, 1847 * Battle of Buena Vista * Mexican-American War Page 3 has 2 1/2 columns taken up with perhaps the best detailed description of the battle of Buena Vista we have encountered. It is headed: "Buena Vista: Another Account of The Battle". Also on page 3: "A Battle In New Mexico" which reports a victory at Santa Fe. Also confirms: "...The news of the assassination of Governor Bent is full confirmed. Twenty-five other Americans fell at the same time..." being the Taos Revolt. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:07

$59.00
183842

MORMONS Mormonism & Gentiles Salt Lake City Utah Brigham Young 1857 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154646065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 8, 1857 Page 3 has Mormon content headed: "Additional From Utah" which notes in part: "...in company with a large number of 'Gentiles' who found the Mormon country had become too hot to hold them any longer..." with some items on the travels of Brigham Young (see). Four pages, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:06

$47.00
183841

AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Nice Masthead & Music Store AD 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392913964660

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, March 19, 1795 * Nice masthead engraving * 18th century America * Music store advertisement Beyond having one of the more decorative & displayable mastheads of the 18th century, among the illustrated advertisements on the back page is a nice one for: "Callender's Music Shop" showing a flutist, with various text as well. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:04

$44.00
183839

Great RMS TITANIC SINKING White Star Ocean Liner Iceberg Disaster 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154638752

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: OAKLAND TRIBUNE, California, April 16, 1912 * Great RMS Titanic sinking issue for display One of the better issues on the Titanic tragedy we have offered in some time, as the banner headline announces: "868 RESCUED FROM WRECK; 1350 BRAVE MEN PERISH". There are four related front page photos including one of the Titanic and one of Capt. E. J. Smith. Plus various subheads on the tragedy include: "J.J. Astor And Isador Strauss Among Missing" "Women Rescued While Men Go Down To Death" "Names of Survivors Are Sent by Wireless After Six Hours' Difficult Work" "Only Survivors of Disaster Are Taken on the Steamship Carpathia; Other Vessels Fail to Arrive in Time Upon Scene..." and even more. And the great coverage continues o... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:02

$2,475.00
183838

WILLIAM COSBY Colonial America British Governor New York & Jersey 1732 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154636612

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY REGISTER, London, Jan. 15, 1732 * Governor William Cosby 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 mostly on pages 2 and 3, mostly from England. Page 3 has a report noting: "...his Excellency Col. Cosby, late governor of the Leeward Islands, kissed his Majesty's hand upon being appointed Captain General and Governour and Chief in and over New York and New Jersey, and the provinces thereunto belonging." Cosby was considered one of the most oppressive royal officials in colonial America. Four pages, partial red... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2020 15:01

$78.00
183836

NAZIS Atrocities JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination TEREZIN Jews 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392913959646

This issue is being offered as a piece of history. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill): “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 3, 1942 * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time * Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations * Terezin military fortress - Czech Republic Page 5 has one column headings that include: "50,000 JEWS DYING IN NAZI FORTRESS" "'All Hope for Them Has Been Abandoned,' Says Spokesman for Czechs in London" and more. See images for coverage on the atrocities in Nazi-occupied Czech Republic. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at th... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:59

$59.00
183835

ROBERT H. GODDARD Rockets Rocketry SPACE & Charles Lindbergh Jr. 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392913958910

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 10, 1930 * Robert H. Goddard - Early rockets - rocketry * 1st photo of Charles Lindbergh Jr. ? This 52 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 27 that include: "GUGGENHEIM BACKS ROCKET SKY-STUDY", "Gives Fund to Continue 17 Years of Work Done by Prof. Goddard of Clark University", "250 Miles Up Is Aim" and more (see images). Other news of the day throughout including a page 3 photo of Charles Lindbergh Jr. This could be the earliest photo of him in any newspaper. Light browning, minor spine wear, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:59

$58.00
183834

CHARLES NUNGESSER Transatlantic Ocean AIRPLANE In Flight Report 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154634277

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KANSAS CITY JOURNAL-POST, Missouri, May 9, 1927. * Aviator Charles Nungesser * Transatlantic airplane flight try * Just before Charles Lindbergh The front page has one column headlines: "OCEAN FLIERS BELIEVED HALF WAY ACROSS" "Nungesser and Coli, Attempting Nonstop Flight From Paris To New York, Carry No Wireless" "Flying In Face Of Storm" and more. (see) 1st report coverage on the transatlantic airplane flight try by Charles Nungesser, two weeks prior to Lindbergh's historic fete. Other new, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, minor margin wear, otherwise good condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:58

$35.00
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