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188231

SOUTHERN REBELLION Crumbles & WT Sherman Rules Savannah 1865 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473606723

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 13, 1865  * Confederates falling apart * Rebels turning against the rebellion * Deserters become more visible Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOUTH" "The Crusade Against Jeff. Davis" "His Military Qualifications Ridiculed" "SHERMAN" "Sherman's Rule in Savannah" "GRANT" and much more. Eight pages, binding slits at the blank spine, good condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 09:02

$32.00
188230

TRUMAN C. EVERTS 37 Days Lost in Yellowstone Wildernessm Ordeal 1871 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153213237

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: SCRIBNER'S MONTHLY, (New York), November, 1871  The first 17 pages are taken up with a fascinating true-life story: "Thirty-Seven Days of Peril", being the exploits of Truman Everts. Everts was a member of an early expedition which explored the area which later became Yellowstone National Park. He became lost in the wilderness for 37 days during the expedition and a year later become widely known after writing about his ordeal in this issue of Scribner's. If you saw the Ken Burns series "The National Parks" you heard of his story and mention of this issue. The lengthy & very detailed article includes 9 illustrations on his ordeal. Complete in 128 pages, disbound without outer wrappers, 6 1/2 by 9 inches, very nice cond... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 09:02

$48.00
188229

WASHINGTON IRVING DEATH & John Brown Harper's Ferry Insurrection 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153212348

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 30, 1859  * John Brown's Harper's Ferry insurrection * Death of Washington Irving * American short-story writer * "Legend of Sleepy Hollow" fame Page 5 has some fine reporting on this historic raid upon Harper's Ferry by abolitionist John Brown, including column heads: "From Charlestown" "A Visit To The Prisoners" "A Caricaturist Rebuked" "Brown Preparing His Public Letter" "He Will Make No Speech" "No One To Visit Brown" "A Guard Of 2,500 Soldiers" "Northern Reporters Driven Away" and more. Various subheads as well with the reporting taking over a full column. Page 3 has a small mention under "Died" of Washington Irving while page 5 has under: "Death Of Washington Irving" a much lengthier acc... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 09:00

$47.00
188228

Early HONOLULU HARBOR Sandwich Islands Kingdom of Hawaii PRINT 1851 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153210906

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, April 19, 1851  * Early of Honolulu Harbor * Kingdom of Hawaii - print The  nice & quite detailed print at the top of the front page is captioned: "The Port Of Honolulu, In The Sandwich Islands", now known as Hawaii. There is a nice article on it as well beginning: "It is not many years since Honolulu was regarded as one of the Cannibal Islands, and missionaries were sent thither to tame the savage natures of its inhabitants & teach them the great truths of Christianity..." and much more. This may well be one of the earliest prints of the port of Honolulu to appear in any periodical. Four pages, large size, several folds, some tears at fold junctures, one causing some loss o... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:58

$68.00
188227

1910 HARVARD Crimson vs. YALE Bulldogs IVY League College Football Gm. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153210734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, November 19, 1910 * Harvard Crimson vs. Yale Bulldogs  * Ivy League - NCAA college football The top of the front page has a two column headline: "YALE-HARVARD ELEVENS PLAY TIE GAME ON THE GROUNDS AT NEW HAVEN" 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 all 14 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:57

$38.00
188225

SECRETARIAT WINS Gotham Stakes PRE TRIPLE CROWN Horse Racing 1973 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473602633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORT'S SECTION ONLY for the Chicago Tribune, April 8, 1973 * Secretariat wins Gotham Stakes * Pre Triple Crown horse races The top of page 12 of this section has a two column heading: "Secretariat scores, equals Big-A mark" with photo. (see) First report coverage on Secretariat winning his second race as a three year old. It was the first time in his career that he led wire-to-wire. A rather rare find as this was before Secretariat was a household name. Complete sport's section only with 28 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:57

$47.00
188224

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Jews Property Businesses HERMANN GOERING Decree 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153210044

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: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 28, 1938  * Jews to lose property - Jewish holocaust * Pre Kristallnacht - Hermann Goering The front page has a one column heading: "HITLER TO SEIZE RICHES OF JEWS; HUNTS HOLDINGS" with subhead and small photo of Goering. (see) First report coverage on Hermann Goering's decree requiring registration of all Jews with assets exceeding 5,000 Reichsmarks, whether in Germany or abroad. Complete in 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condit... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:56

$58.00
188223

LINCOLN re. EMANCIPATION 2nd Battle of Rappahannock Station 1863 Civil War News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153209928

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Nov. 12, 1863  * Second Battle of Rappahannock Station * George G. Meade vs. Robert E. Lee * Abraham Lincoln letter re. emancipation The top of the ftpg. has column heads on the Union victory at the Battle of the Rappahannock: "From Gen. Meade's Army" "Official Report of the Passage of the Rappahannock" "Presentation of Battle Flags to General Meade" which includes: "A Congratulatory Order" signed in type: Major-Gen. Meade. Page 2 has a letter from Lincoln concerning the Emancipation Proclamation, signed in type:  A. Lincoln. Also: "The Pay of Colored Troops". Four pages, large folio size, good condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:56

$37.00
188221

FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO Missouri 1883 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473600141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, Aug. 31, 1883  * Outlaw Frank James * Jesse James gang * Gallatin, Missouri trial The top of the front page has column heads: "PROVING AN ALIBI" "The Defense in the James Case Outlines Its Work" "Testimony Adduced that Frank was Not at Winston" "Gen. Joe Shelby Creates a Scene in the Witness Box" "Breaking the Links Forged by the Prosecution--A Host of Witnesses on the Stand". This is fine & detailed coverage of the trial of Frank James, outlaw brother of Jesse, with the text taking 3 columns on the ftpg. and over a column on pg. 2. Ten pages, a few minor creases, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:51

$78.00
188220

WORLD SERIES New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers Baseball 1949 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473600014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD SUNDAY RERPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, October 9, 1949 * 1947 World Series of baseball (game 4) * New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers * Subway series The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Yanks Defeat Dodgers For Third Victory, 6-4" with subheads, box scores and related photo. (see) More in the sport's section. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50+ pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:51

$48.00
188212

HERMAN ROSENTHAL New York City Gambler - Police Corruption MURDER 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153200524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 24, 1912 * Herman Rosenthal murder case * New York City gambler - bookie * NYPD corruption - Lenox Avenue Gang The top of the front page has a one column heading: "UNRAVELING PLOT FOR KILLING OF GAMBLER IN NEW YORK" 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 14 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:43

$40.00
188211

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist & Cannibal DEATH ROW HARM 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473595268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1935 * Albert H. Fish court trial - self-harm * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The back page has a one column heading: "Fish Again Slashes Himself In His Cell" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen cont... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:42

$44.00
188210

WILLIAM BOOTH Founder & 1st General of Salvation Army Death PHOTO 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473595051

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 29, 1912 * William Booth death - burial * Founder of the Salvation Army * First General of the charitable org. The front page has a nice photo of William Booth with heading: "SALVATION ARMY LEADER IS LAID AT REST TODAY" 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, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:42

$52.00
188209

SHARPEVILLE MASSACRE South African Police Shoot on Demonstrators 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153199395

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., March 21, 1960 * Sharpeville massacre * Pass laws demonstration * Transvaal, South African police The front page has a one column heading: "30 Negroes Slain During Fierce Riot" First report coverage on the Sharpeville massacre in South Africa. Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:41

$42.00
188208

KENNY WASHINGTON 1st African American NFL Football Black Signer 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473593852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 22, 1946 * Kenny Washington breaks the color barrier * Signs it's 1st African American player * Los Angeles Rams - NFL football The front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "Rams Acquire Washington of U.C.L.A. Fame" with small photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamps within masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Kenneth S. Washington (August 31, 1918 – June 24, 1971) was a professional football player who was the first African-American to sign a contract with a National Football League team in the modern (post-World War II) era.... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:41

$82.00
188207

Best JACK THE RIPPER Whitechapel EAST END Women Murders 1888 London Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153198814

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, London, England, October 16, 1888  * Jack the Ripper Whitechapel murders * Best title to be had (very rare as such) "Jack the Ripper" reports were common in the latter half of 1888, capturing the interest of people on both sides of the Atlantic as evidenced by the reports in many newspapers in the United States. It was the international "sensation" of the era, and a case which was never conclusively solved. Not surprisingly, issues of the respected "Times" newspaper from London are the most sought after, being the primary source for Jack the Ripper reports. This issue is particularly special & desirable as it contains reference to a letter signed by "Jack The Ripper". This page 10 report headed "The East-E... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:40

$167.00
188206

FIRST BANK of the United States Under CONSTRUCTION Philadelphia 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473593275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR THE WORCESTER GAZETTE, August 26, 1795  * First Bank of the United States Page 3 has a very notable report, headed: "Description o the Bank of the United States, Now Erecting in Third St., from a Design by Mr.  S. Blodget". It would be finished in 1797. This building, The First National Bank, still stands and is a National Historic Landmark. Four pages, small wear hole at a fold juncture not close to the mentioned content, light foxing, good condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:40

$89.00
188205

BIG BEN Great Bell at Palace of Westminster Clock Tower PRINT 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153194681

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov. 1, 1856  * Big Ben - Great Bell * Palace of Westminster Inside has a nearly half page print captioned: "Removal of the Bell For the Great Clock of Westminster Palace." This is what we know as the original "Big Ben", the largest of the bells in the Westminster clock tower. Although technically Big Ben is just the bell, the name is often used for the iconic clock tower. This bell would crack before being mounted in the clock tower requiring another to be cast two years later. Complete in 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:36

$37.00
188203

WAGON BOX FIGHT Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming SIOUX Indians Red Cloud 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473587688

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, Aug. 15, 1867  * Wagon Box Fight... Red Cloud's War * Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming The top of page 2 has a report; "Fight With The Indians - Leiut. Jenness Killed". The report notes in part: "...that a hard fought battle between the Indians & whites occurred near Fort Phil Kearney...party left the fort for the purpose of gathering fuel...band of 250 savages made an attack upon them. The whites made a desperate resistance...The whites then took position behind breastworks made of wagon-boxes  ox-yokes & the savages encircled them with wild yells..." with more. This was known as the "Wagon Box Fight" during Red Cloud's War. The soldiers had a defensive wall of wagon boxes to protect... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:35

$38.00
188202

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Construction Push Disrupted by Indians 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473587429

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, June 20, 1867  Page 3 begins with an interesting report: "Union Pacific Railroad" which comments on the construction efforts of the transcontinental railroad, including: "...work would have to be abandoned on the Union Pacific Railroad unless more protection was furnished against Indians...the track continues to be laid at the rate of two miles a day. The Indians have caused some annoyance to surveying parties & tree cutters..." and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:35

$36.00
188201

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination w/ 1st Plot (1861) to Assassinate 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153191339

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, April 29, 1865  * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Pages 6 and 7 have some good content concerning the Lincoln assassination, with over a full column headed: "The First Plot To Assassinate President Lincoln". It details an attempt in 1861. Also an article on: "Presidential Succession" followed by: "Booth's Idea of Immortal Fame". Page 7 has: "Additional Testimony in Regard to the Assassination" with much interesting content taking over a full column. Eight pages, never-trimmed margins, archival strengthening at the blank spine, minor fold rubbing & foxing

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:33

$49.00
188200

Rare & Early 18th Century BRITISH 1715 Old Newspaper w/ Nice Masthead Engravings


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473585850

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE POST BOY, London, March 3, 1715  * Rare & early 18th century issue * Nice masthead engravings One of the nicer mastheads of the early 18th century with two nice engravings in the masthead, one showing a post boy on horseback "trumpeting" the news. The front page includes: "Tuesday last being the birthday of her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales, the court then went out of mourning & there was a great appearance of the nobility & gentry...to pay their compliments to her Royal Highness..." with more. The back page has: "This day the following persons appear'd & receiv'd everyone his full claim and demand for his loss and damage sustain'd by the late dreadful fire in Thomas street..." with the list. Complete as... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:33

$48.00
188199

Rare 18th Century GLOUCESTERSHIRE England w/ Nice Masthead & Stamp1766 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153190341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOCESTER JOURNAL, England, Nov. 3, 1766  Page 2 is mostly taken up with news reports headed: "America" with datelines from Martinique and New York, the latter having details concerning a trial. Four pages, handsome masthead, red tax stamp on the front page, very nice condition.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:32

$28.00
188198

PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS vs. Chicago Cubs World Series Baseball 1910 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153189843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 17, 1910 * Philadelphia Athletics vs. Chicago Cubs * World Series of baseball (GAME 1) The front page has a nice banner headline: "PHILADELPHIA WINS FIRST GAME FROM CHICAGO" with subheads and inning by inning description. 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, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:32

$52.00
188197

EARLY AIRPLANES Aviators at Belmont Park New York Aviation Meet 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153189164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 25, 1910 * 1st major international aviation meet in U.S history * Belmont Park - New York - early airplanes - aviators The front page has a one column heading: "Aviation Brings Big Crowds To Belmont Park" (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 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:32

$38.00
188195

PARIS PEACE CONFERENCE World War I Over 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153187829

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 7, 1919 * World War I armistice period * Paris Peace Conference The front page has a nice banner headline: "READ TREATY; 4 PROTESTS" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: The Paris Peace Conference was the meeting of the Allied victors following the end of World War I to set the peace terms for Germany and other defeated nations, and to deal with the empires of the defeated powers following the Armistice of 1918. It took place in Paris in 1919 and involved diplomats from more than 29 countries. They met, discussed and came up with a se... See More  

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:31

$42.00
188193

1910 LOS ANGELES TIMES Building Dynamite Bombing Disaster 1910 Calif. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473582386

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 3, 1910 * Los Angeles Times building bombing * James & John McNamara brothers The top of the front page has a four column headline: "$15,000 EACH, REWARD OFFERED FOR CAPTURE OF TIMES DYNAMITERS" 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 16 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding hole along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:30

$40.00
188191

5 OCTOBER 1910 REVOLUTION Portugal Portuguese Monarchy Republic 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393153185931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 5, 1910 * 5 October 1910 revolution - Portugal * Portuguese Monarchy - Republican Party * First Portuguese Republic the result The top of the front page has a six column headline: "PORTUGAL'S KING DESERTED BY SOLDIERS AND REPUBLICANS OVERTHROW MONARCHY" with subheads and related pictorial. (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 10 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some binding hole along the spine, a few tape mends inside, generally good.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:30

$38.00
188190

Aviator RALPH JOHNSTONE 1st American Pilot AIRPLANE Crash Death 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473580059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 18, 1910 * Aviator Ralph Johnstone death * Altitude record holder * 1st American pilot airplane crash death The front page has a two column heading: "AVIATORS SHOCKED BY DEATH OF JOHNSTONE" 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 12 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:29

$40.00
188189

Aviator RALPH JOHNSTONE 1st American Pilot AIRPLANE Crash Death 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473579456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 17, 1910  * Leo Tolstoy death close * Russian writer - novelist * "War and Peace" book fame The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TOLSTOI NEAR DEATH IS ANNOYED BY VISIT OF SON TO SICK CHAMBER" 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 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:29

$40.00
188188

AL-KARAK REVOLT Uprising Jordan Ottoman Empire Bedouins Christians1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473578962

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 9, 1910  * Al-Karak revolt - Jordan * Ottoman Empire authority The front page has a two column heading: "BEDOUINS MASSACRE TURKISH TROOPS AND KILL 100 CHRISTIANS" 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 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:29

$40.00
188187

VIVIEN LEIGH British Film Actress Gone with the Wind Fame DEATH 1967 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373473578427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, July 8, 1967  * Vivien Leigh death (1st report) * "Gone with the Wind" fame The front page is a small one column heading: "Vivien Leigh Found Dead" (see) An early, same day report here. Complete with 8 pages, library stamp within the masthead, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends March 24, 2021 08:28

$38.00
188182

Best "MAD MAX BEYOND THUNDERDOME" Film Movie Opening Day AD 1985 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393150374918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 10, 1985 * Best "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere & review * Australian post-apocalyptic action film * Mel Gibson and Tina Turner A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hits "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" 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, poster-size 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! I... See More  

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Ends March 23, 2021 13:05

$72.00
188163

Aviator GUSTAV HAMEL 1st Airmail Airplane Flight London to Windsor1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373471210523

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, Sept. 28, 1911 * British aviator pioneer Gustav Hamel * 1st airmail airplane flight from London to Windsor The top of page 2 has a two column pictorial headed: "English Aeroplane Mail Service Proves Success" with subhead and brief text. (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 all 10 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:23

$40.00
188162

Democrat Mayor GEORGE F. COTTERILL Seattle Washington Unrest RIOT 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373471209986

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 19, 1913 * Democrat Mayor George F. Cotterill * Seattle Washington civil unrest - rioting The front page has a nice banner headline: "SEATTLE UNDER ABSOLUTE RULE OF MAYOR; Newspaper Suppressed; Saloons Close; Police Rule" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. 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 22 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: As mayor, Cotterill instigated an anti-vice campaign that raised civil liberties issues, and he soon became embroiled in other issues, as well. There were thousands of ... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:22

$40.00
188161

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393147449303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, May 20, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy  A very nice newspaper not only from the Confederacy, but from the capital of the Confederates States. Among the front page items are: "The Campaign In Mississippi", "A Rough Diamond", "From Hooker's Army", "Latest From the North" and nearly 3 columns on: "Act & Resolutions of the Congress of the Confederates States...An Act to Lay Taxes for the Common Defense & carry on the Government of the Confederates States", plus other smaller items. The back page includes the always interesting editorial, this one beginning; "What is the meaning of this cuckoo cry of the North that they are waging war to save the 'life of the nation'? Is there no life... See More  

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:17

$86.00
188159

Post JOHN DILLINGER Wooden Gun Escape CROWN POINT JAIL Hunt Photo 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373471195718

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., March 13, 1934  * Gangster John Dillinger * Post famous wooden gun escape * Chicago police on the hunt The bottom of the front page has a two column photo with heading: "Take No Chances In Killer Hunt" with brief text. (see) Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:14

$38.00
188158

ISSAC LYERLY FAMILY MURDERS Salisbury Rowan County North Carolina 1906 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393147446800

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, July 14, 1906  * Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina * Issac Lyerly family murders (1st report) * Pre-Negro lynchings The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FIVE MURDERED IN NORTH CAROLINA TOWN" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamp within masthead, a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:14

$44.00
188156

HARRY ATWOOD Aviator Pioneer Airplane Flight St. Louis to NYC 1911 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373471184483

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 17, 1911 * Harry Atwood - early aviation pioneer * St. Louis to New York City airplane flight (stages) The front page has a two column heading: "AVIATOR ATWOOD CONTINUES HIS RECORD BREAKING FLIGHT" 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 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:09

$39.00
188154

CHARLES EVANS HUGHES Sworn In Supreme Court of the United States 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373471182537

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 10, 1910 * Charles Evans Hughes sworn in * Supreme Court of the United States The front page has a two column heading: "HUGHES IS SWORN IN AS MEMBER SUPREME COURT" 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 10 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:08

$52.00
188153

DELAGUA Las Animas Co. Colorado Coal Mine EXPLOSION Disaster 1910 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373471181877

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 9, 1910 * Delagua coal mine mining explosion disaster * Las Animas County, Colorado ghost town The top of the front page has a two column headline: "35 MEN KILLED BY EXPLOSION IN COLORADO MINE" 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 10 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 22, 2021 09:08

$40.00
188150

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer - Child Rapist & Cannibal SENTENCED 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393141753630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1935 * Albert Fish sentenced to electric chair * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "FISH IS SENTENCED; ADMITS NEW CRIMES" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become somewhat famous until after his death. Rare as such. 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 ... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2021 14:32

$72.00
188149

Best BRAVEHEART Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1995 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393141753316

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 24, 1995 * Best "Braveheart" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Epic war film - Mel Gibson A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Braveheart" 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, poster-size 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 collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic covera... See More  

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Ends March 19, 2021 14:31

$77.00
188148

EDGAR ALLAN POE Memorial Grave Monument Baltimore MD DEDICATION 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373467328188

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Cleveland, Ohio, November 18, 1875 * Edgar Allan Poe * Memorial grave unveiling * Baltimore, Maryland This uncommon publication has news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout. The front page has one column headings: "Dedication of the Monument to Edgar A. Poe" "Unveiling The Monument". See image for text. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 19, 2021 14:31

$38.00
188128

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Fort Devens & Camp Mead Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373467026695

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Sept. 26, 1918  The one column headline declares: "NEW CASES OF SPANISH INFLUENZA AT CAMPS", with subheads including: "TOTAL NOW NUMBER 23,000 AT ALL CAMPS - MANY DEATHS HAVE OCCURRED", "Influenza Causes Death of Sixty-Six at Camp Devens" and "Five Hundred Cases of Influenza at Camp Meade". Eight pages, with minor edge tears.  For the era, this issue is in good condition but should be handled gently. Note: This issue describes the initial stages of the Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918. After these initial military installation breakouts, soldiers were sent to their respective homes to recover. This dispersion of infected soldiers soon devastated their home towns.

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Ends March 19, 2021 09:34

$70.00
188127

Spanish Flu - President's Thanksgiving Proclamation - Original 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373467022272

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., November 18, 1918 * Thanksgiving Proclamation by Woodrow Wilson * Death-count from the Spanish Flu continues to rise The top of the front page has 2 column heading: "THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION"  and an article titled: "TOLL OF THE EPIDEMIC - GREATER THAN IN WAR", dealing with the Spanish Flu. Nice to see the encouragement to be thankful amidst the ravages of both World War I and the Spanish Flu epidemic. Complete with all 12 pages,  small library label in the masthead, 1/4 inch loss in right margin only effecting non-described content.  For the era this issue is in generally good condition.

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Ends March 19, 2021 09:27

$68.00
188107

ABRHAM LINCOLN Virginia Legislature Proclamation 1863 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138986315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Dec. 25, 1863  * President Abraham Lincoln proclamation Among the front page column heads on the Civil War are: "News From The South" "Mr. Lincoln's Proclamation in The Virginia Legislature" "What is Thought of It In Richmond" "General Averill's Operations in Western Virginia "Army of the Potomac" "A Retrograde Movement Not Improbable" "Chances Which May Provoke Battle" and more. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, good condition.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:54

$28.00
188106

EVE of the GETTYSBURG ADDRESS Governor Curtin Procl. 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373465688852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 18, 1863 Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "NEWS FROM CHATTANOOGA" "Junction of Gen. Sherman's Corps with the Army Under General Grant!" "The Rebel Battery at Work on Lookout Mountain" "Bragg Receiving Reinforcements" "Army of the Potomac Again Advancing" "A Battle Expected Within Four Day" & more. Also on the ftpg. is: "The National Cemetery at Gettysburg--Proclamation by Governor Curtin", which would be dedicated the following day & where Lincoln would give his historic speech. Eight pages, light damp stain to a lower corner, good condition.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:54

$29.00
188105

BATTLE OF WAUHATCHIE Tennessee & Tuscumbia Alabama 1863 NYC Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138985951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Nov. 5, 1863  * Battle of Wauhatchie, Tennessee * Tuscumbia, Alabama Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "General Grant's Department" "The Fight Near Wauhatchie" "Particulars of Gen. Hooker's Operations" "Probable Severe Fight Near Tuscumbia" "Gen. Sherman's Forces in Possession" "Rout of Hawkin's Gueerrillas" & more, with war news inside as well. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:53

$28.00
188104

BATTLE OF BULL RUN Manassas Detailed Official Acct. Civil War MAP 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393138984634

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 11, 1861  * Detailed battle of Bull Run map (official, after the fact) The front page features a great & very detailed map headed: "Very Curious Rebel Semi-Official Pictorial View of the Battle of Bull Run". Among the many first column heads are: "THE REBELLION" "The Advanced Positions of the Union Army of the Potomac" "Disinclination of the Rebels for Battle" "Particulars of the Recent Engagement at Hatteras Inlet" "Military Operations in Western Virginia" "Another Defeat of Lee's Rebels by Gen. Reynolds" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends March 18, 2021 09:51

$53.00
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