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193147

Early & Rare 18th Century TRUE BRITON Singlesheet 1723 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723622420

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TRUE BRITON, London, Oct. 7, 1723  * Early 18th century A quite uncommon single sheet newspaper which has comparatively large lettering in the masthead. Rather than present news reports, this newspaper is almost entirely editorial with much on politics. The back page includes "Advertisements" as well as more news item. Complete as a single sheet, full red tax stamp to the back page, very nice, clean condition, wide margins save for the spine margin.

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:53

$47.00
193146

GHOST TOWN Standardville Utah Coal Mine Mining EXPLOSION Disaster 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393576336568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 8, 1930  * Standardville, Utah (ghost town)  * Mine explosion disaster  The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "20 Die In Utah Mine Disaster; 9 of 29 Survive" (see) Related photo is on the back page. Complete with 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: When coal was discovered in the area in 1912, the town sprang up. At its peak, the population was around 550. On February 6, 1930, an explosion in the mine killed 20 miners and 3 people from rescue crews. Although the explosion had a large impact on the mine and community, the town continued to grow. Although it was producing a lot of coal, it began to hurt finan... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:52

$40.00
193145

USS F-4 SUBMARINE Sinking Honolulu Hawaii 1st U.S. Navy Disaster 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723621093

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 26, 1915 * 1st U.S. Navy submarine disaster * USS F-4 (SS-23) The front page has a banner headline: "SEARCH FOR SUBMARINE F-4 FAILS; ENTIRE CREW BELIEVED DEAD" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:52

$44.00
193144

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON EVENING POST England 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723620704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, Oct. 2, 1777  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy Page 3 has a report from London beginning: "An officer in General Howe's army has written to his wife in Dublin a very melancholy account of the late expedition of the Howes...found themselves repulsed by General Washington's whole army. The conflict was sharp & after prodigies of valour on both sides the British troops were obliged to retire to the ships with considerable loss...". The back age has several editorial-type reports on the war including one "To Edmund Burke mentioning: "...your late declaration, think you a consistent advocate for the rights of America. You have publicly avowed your disappro... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:51

$54.00
193143

French Navy BATTLESHIP BOUVET Dardanelles Campaign World War I SINKING 1915 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723620348

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 19, 1915 * The sinking of the French Battleship Bouvet The front page has a banner headline: "FRENCH BATTLESHIP BOUVET SUNK IN DARDANELLES" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:51

$44.00
193142

BLEEDING KANSAS Missouri Border Ruffians & Free Staters 1856 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393576325200

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, Aug. 25, 1856 * Bleeding Kansas * Missouri border invasion The front page has a one column heading: "The War In Kansas" with subhead. (see) Lengthy text. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:43

$30.00
193140

SOCIAL SECURITY ACT Signed into Law by Franklin D. Roosevelt 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393576317868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 15, 1935.   * Social Security bill is passed * Franklin D. Roosevelt signs The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "PRESIDENT PUTS SIGNATURE ON SECURITY BILL" with subhead. (see) Related photo is on the back page. Complete with 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:37

$40.00
193139

PONCE MASSACRE Puerto Rico Pedro Albizo Campos Nationalist Party 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723607404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orelans, March 22, 1937 * Ponce massacre (1st report) * Puerto Rico - Palm Sunday * Puerto Rican Nationalist Party The bottom of the front page has a one column heading: "Seven Killed, 50 Wounded in Puerto Rican Riot" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small library stamp on the front page, tiny binding holes along the spine, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: The Ponce Massacre is a violent chapter in the history of Puerto Rico. On March 21, 1937 (Palm Sunday) a march was organized in the southern city of Ponce, Puerto Rico by the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party. The mar... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:36

$44.00
193138

SHERMAN TEXAS RIOT TX Black Lynching Burning RACIAL Violence 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722720167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., May 10, 1930  * Sherman, Texas riot of 1930  * George Hughes - Negro lynching The front page has a one column heading: "Troops End Reign of Terror In Texas Town" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the Sherman, Texas riot and the lynching of Negro George Hughes. Complete with all 12 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 15:17

$44.00
193137

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC HURRICANE Santo Domingo Zenon Storm Disaster 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722719949

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass. September 4, 1930 * Santo Domingo - Dominican Republic * Hurricane San Zenon (1st report) The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Santo Domingo Hurricane Takes Nearly 1000 Lives" with subhead and. (see) Complete with all 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good. wikipedia notes: The 1930 Dominican Republic Hurricane, also known as Hurricane San Zenon is the fifth deadliest Atlantic hurricane on record. The second of two known tropical cyclones in the 1930 Atlantic hurricane season, the hurricane was first observed on August 25 near the Cape Verde islands. The hurricane was a small but intense Category 4 hurricane during the 1930 Atlantic ... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 15:16

$44.00
193136

JESS WILLARD Defeats JACK JOHNSON 1st Black Heavyweight Boxing Champ 1915 Report


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722719809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, April 6, 1915  * Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson  * The "Great white hope" defeats 1st Black Boxing Champion * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report)  The first column of the front page has stacked heads reporting on the heavyweight boxing championship, with: "WILLARD WINS FISTIC HEAVYWEIGHT CROWN," "Kansas Cowboy Knocks Out Negro in 26 Rounds," "Johnson Tired Self Down," "Had Advantage to 20th Lap, When Fall Commenced," with more. This report takes the full first column & carries over to page 10 where the text is more extensive. A large photo of Jess Willard is also presented, and is headed: "The New Heavyweight Champion of the World." See images for details. Sixteen pa... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 15:16

$125.00
193135

DETROIT LIONS Win NFL Football Championship vs. Cleveland Browns 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574703127

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, December 29, 1952 * Detroit Lions vs. Cleveland Browns * NFL football championship title game This 8 page newspaper has a one column headline on page 5: "Detroit Lions Winners of grid Crown" 1st report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Detroit Lions and the Cleveland Browns Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete, minor margin wear, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 15:15

$40.00
193134

HERSCHEL GRYNSZPAN Ernst vom Rath Killed - KRISTALLNACHT Prelude 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722718644

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 8, 1938 * Herschel Grynszpan, Polish Jew assassin  * Ernst vom Rath assassination * Prelude to Kristallnacht "Night of Broken Glass" This 48 page newspaper has two column headlines on the front page: "Reich Embassy Aids in Paris Shot To Avenge Expulsions by the Nazis" "17-Year-Old Polish Jew Fires Five Shots at Third Secretary, Two Taking Effect--Youth Tried to Reach Ambassador" (see) First report coverage on the shooting death of Ernst vom Rath by Herschel Grynszpan . This was used as the excuse for the Nazi Kristallnacht (night of broken glass) the next few days. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Lightly browned, nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 15:15

$48.00
193133

Best AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Implicated in Lawyer's Murder ? 1929 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574701855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 16, 1929  * re. William McSwiggin murder * Al "Scarface" Capone implicated ? * Best title to be had (rare as such)   The front page has a one column heading: "WOMAN CALLS CAPONE SLAYER OF M'SWIGGIN" with subhead. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 48 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In nice condition as such.

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Ends October 15, 2021 15:14

$58.00
193131

GEORGE WASHINGTON Act of Congress & Alexander McGillivray Indians 1790 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722477245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE  & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, April 22, 1790  * President George Washington * Alexander McGillivray Inside has a report of "Duels", as well as an attack by Indians, and a letter from Savannah, Georgia, beginning: "McGillivrary, there is reason to fear, is still meditating mischief of some sort or another..." amongst the Creek Indians. Alexander McGillivray was a leader of the Creek Indians, being part Creek and part Scottish. The back page has a federal: "Act to Establish an Uniform Rule of Naturalization" signed in type by the President: George Washington, and also by Thomas Jefferson and John Adams. Four pages, handsome masthead, very nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:34

$94.00
193130

BENITO DE SOTO Galician Pirate Burla Negra Captain in Atlantic 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574195896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Massachusetts, July 21, 1830  * Pirate Benito de Soto The entire front page and a bit of page 2 are consumed  by an article on: "Benito De Soto, The Pirate". De Soto was the most notorious of the last generation of pirates to plunder shipping in the Atlantic, one of those arising from the ending of the Napoleonic Wars. The article begins: "The subject  that shall occupy the remainder of this letter is the career of a desperate pirate, who was tried and executed last week..." Incredible detail on his life of pirating. Four pages, very light damp staining, good condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:34

$44.00
193129

SAMUEL ADAMS Act & USS United States Navy Frigate Construction 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574195054

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 3, 1796  * USS United States construction * Samuel Adams act The first column on the front page has an Act of the Mass. Legislature signed in type by: Samuel Adams (stain here affects 4 words). Page 2 has: "French Victory on the Rhine" concerning Buonaparte. Also: "Intercourse With Canada". Also a brief yet notable report from Philadelphia: "The building of the United States Frigate, now constructing in Southwark, goes on rapidly. Some progress has already been made in planking her." Four pages, some foxing, the mentioned stain, good condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:34

$53.00
193128

Rare PRO CONFEDERATE Columbus Ohio w/ Battle of Corinth Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722475972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CRISIS, Columbus, Ohio, Nov. 5, 1862  * Rare pro-Confederate publication From the midst of the Civil War, some of the articles are headed: "The Mississippi" "Greeley on Amalgamation of Races" "Our Recent Losses in Kentucky" "War News of the Week" "Shameless Conduct" "Lincoln's Last Story" "Battle of Corinth--Overwhelming Victory" & much more. Eight pages, nice condition. Described as "The Hottest Rebel Sheet to be found in the North or the South" this newspaper opposed the war and attracted the hatred of the Republicans and the Lincoln administration. It insisted that slavery could not be prohibited by law. So obnoxious was this paper to Unionists that it was denied circulation in some cities. In 1863 the press ... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:33

$37.00
193127

TRAIL OF TEARS Native American Indians Emigration 1831 Wash. D.C. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722475488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 22, 1831  * Trail of Tears * Native Americans The ftpg. has a bit concerning the Trail of Tears with a small head: "The Emigrating Indians". The bkpg. begins with a small ad supporting: "For President of the United States, Henry Clay...". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:33

$29.00
193126

QUEEN ANNE PROCLAMATION for Royal Navy Recruitment 1707 London UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722475010

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 22, 1707  * Anne, Queen of Great Britain and Ireland Almost the entire front page is taken up with: "By the  Queen, A PROCLAMATION For Encouraging Seamen and Landmen to Enter themselves on Board Her Majesties Ships of War". A fine "recruiting" document particularly in light of the on-going War of Spanish Succession. Single sheet, 7 by 11 1/2 inches, a stain near the bottom causes no loss of readability, good condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:33

$34.00
193125

THANKS for the Repeal of the Stamp Act in New York 1766 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722474671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 5, 1766 * Repeal of the Stamp Act thanks Page 2 has a report from the New York General Assembly which notes the gratitude of New York, and resolved to erect an equestrian state of  the King for protecting: "...from the fury of a cruel, merciless and savage enemy; and lately from the utmost confusion and distress by the repeal of  the Stamp Act..." with more. Page 5 has an: "Abstract of an Act  for Opening & Establishing certain Ports in the Islands of Jamaica and Dominica..." which mentions in part: "...No goods of American produce, liable  to duties, are to be imported into any British colony...without a certificate on forfeiture of the goods and vessel..." with much more. Eight ... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:32

$42.00
193124

MUSCOGEE INDIANS Creek Nation Native Americans South Carolina 1772 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574188768

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 26, 1772  * Creek Nation * Muscogee Indians An inside page has a small item from Charleston headed "America" noting: "...from the country of the Creeks inform us that those Indians are at present very turbulent, they have killed a Trader named Inman, beat & otherwise maltreated several other traders in their towns, and threaten to commit further outrages." Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, great condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:32

$28.00
193123

EATONS NECK LIGHTHOUSE Long Island - John Adams Act of Congress 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574188545

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES & PHILADELPHIA DAILY ADVERTISER, March 16, 1798  * Eatons Neck Lighthouse The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. The entire front page is taken up with advertisements including 7 illustrated ship ads. Page 3 has two Acts of Congress headed with a heraldic eagle, one for the erection of a lighthouse at Eaton's Neck on Nassau Island, New York. Both are signed in type by the President & Vice President: John Adams, and Th. Jefferson. Four pages, wide never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:31

$55.00
193122

THOMAS JEFFERSON Last Presidential State of the Union Address 1808 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574188255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE REPERTORY, Boston, Nov. 15, 1808  * President Thomas Jefferson * Last State of the Union Address Close to half of page 2 is taken up with the: "President's Message" which is Jefferson's last annual state-of-the-union address, a tradition begun with Washington and which continues to this day. Rather than delivered orally, Jefferson chose to present his Address in writing to both Houses of Congress. Much review on the events of 1808 and of his accomplishment during his two terms as President. It is signed in type: Th. Jefferson. Following this is an editorial review of the message. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:31

$84.00
193121

Rare 1787 Philadelphia PA Magazine COATS-OF-ARMS Pennsylvania New Jersey PRINTS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722471908

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COLUMBIAN MAGAZINE, Philadelphia, June, 1787 * Rare 18th century American title  * Coats-of-arms PA & NJ Quite rare that this issue still contains both of the full page plates called for. One is: "Plan of a New Machine for Raising Water by Wind" which has an accompanying article. The other is quite significant showing the: "Armorial Bearing of the State of Pennsylvania" as well as the "Armorial Bearing of the State of New Jersey" with accompanying text. Articles within include: "The Analogy between the Respective forms of Government & the Origins of the Several States of North America..." "The State of Slavery in Virginia & Other Parts of the Continent, from the Marquis de Chastellex's Travels in America" & muc... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:31

$215.00
193120

WILLIAM MULHOLLAND Los Angeles Calif. Water Supply Builder DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574187666

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1935 * William Mulholland death (1st report) * Los Angeles water supply infrastructure The top of page 19 has a one column heading: "MULHOLLAND DEAD; FAMOUS ENGINEER" 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. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 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-q... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:30

$42.00
193119

MICHAEL JORDAN Chicago Bulls Wins Slam Dunk Contest with PHOTO 1987 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722470607

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 8, 1987 * Michael Jordan wins slam dunk contest * Chicago Bulls - NBA basketball Page 3 of the sport's section has a one of Jordan's iconic photos showing him in action in the 1987 slam dunk contest which was held in Seattle. A two column heading reads: "Jordan's Dunks and Bird's Shots Top Fellow Stars" (see) Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 62 pages, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Chicago's Michael Jordan won back-to-back dunk contest victories in 1987 and in 1988. His victory over Wilkins in 1988 in Chicago finished with a perfect 50 dunk from the free-throw line for his third dunk to win the contest. However, the announcers did note that Wilkins was given abnorm... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:29

$125.00
193118

Very 1st NCAA COLLEGE BASKETBALL Championship Oregon Ducks 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722469615

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, March 28, 1939 * Very first "March Madness" NCAA basketball championship in 1939 The top of page 3 of the sport's section has 1st report coverage on the final game of the very first NCAA basketball championship ever held, with heading: "OREGON BEATS OHIO STATE FOR NATIONAL TITLE" (see) With present-day interest in the NCAA tournament culminating in a highly hyped "March Madness" tournament which dominates the sports world for weeks, it is interesting to note the very modest beginning of this famed tournament. A rare opportunity for a newspaper account of the very first NCAA basketball championship. Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins with a few archival mends on the front page, ... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:29

$52.00
193117

9/11 TERRORISTS Suicide Attack Osama Bin Laden World Trade Center 2001 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722468852

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WILLIAMSPORT SUN-GAZETTE, A Special Afternoon Edition, Penn., September 11, 2001  * 9/11 Terrorists attack * World Trade Center Because most newspapers today are morning papers, most reported the tragedy of September 11 in their Sept. 12 issue. But some printed an "Extra" edition later the same day, such as this newspaper. The banner headline reads: "Attacked" with: "Thousands Could be Dead" and more with 3 related photos. Nice for display. Every page in this special edition publication is related to this infamous event. Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the central fold and margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:28

$48.00
193116

18th Century 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper w/ John Adams Letter Response


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722468616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 15, 1798  Page 2 has an address to the President by the inhabitants of Kanhawa County, with the response signed: John Adams. Also an address from the grand jurors of Hampshire County to the President, with the response signed: John Adams. Four pages, handsome masthead, nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:28

$47.00
193115

Rare LIPMAN PIKE 1st Jewish Professional Baseball Player & Boaz 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722468458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, August 19, 1865  * Lipman Pike - 1st Jewish professional baseball player * His brother Boaz Pike - rarely mentioned together On the back page under "The Field" & "Base Ball" is a summary and box score of a match played between the Atlantic and Eureka clubs. There is also a summary of a match between the "Second Nines" of the Eurekas and Atlantics with the box score which lists the famous "L. Pike" as the catcher, an "B. Pike" as the shortstop. Quite rare to see Boaz Pike, Lipman's lesser known older brother, listed in a box score. Lipman Pike, one of the best players during the early years of baseball, is remembered as one of the first Jewish ball players and is considered the first professional player... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:27

$75.00
193114

ISRAEL-EGPYT ARMISTICE AGREEMENT Mandatory Palestine Jews Jewish 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722467526

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, February 24, 1949 * Israel-Egypt Armistice Agreement * Mandatory Palestine - Al-Faluja The front page has a two column heading: "Arabs and Israelis Sign Armistice" with subhead and related map. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:26

$45.00
193113

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA Arab Revolt Fame Motorcycle Crash DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574182989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 20, 1935. * Lawrence of Arabia death * Thomas Edward Lawrence The top of page 9 has a one column heading: "BRITAIN, ARABIA MOURN DEATH OF COL. LAWRENCE" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:25

$59.00
193112

Original & Rare Civil War Era 1861 DAVENPORT IA "Iowa's Front Porch" Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574181862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAVENPORT DAILY GAZETTE, Iowa, Oct. 11, 1861  * Falls Church, Virginia The front page has: "The War News" "Continued Advance of the Grand Army" "A Skirmish Beyond Falls Church" "New Orleans to be Sealed Up" "Lively Times With the Rebels in Western Virginia". More war news inside as well. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:25

$30.00
193111

NEW YORK RANGERS Wins NHL Stanley Cup Hockey Championship Title 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722466579

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, April 14, 1940 * New York Rangers - NHL Hockey  * Wins Stanley Cup title The front page of Section 2 has a seven column heading: "RANGERS WIN STANLEY CUP; DEFEAT LEAFS, 3 TO 2" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the New York Rangers winning the 1939-40 Stanley Cup by defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:24

$52.00
193110

Rare 1716 POST BOY Newspaper LONDON England 18th Century w/ Masthead Engravings


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722466209

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE POST BOY, London, Oct. 4, 1716  * Rare title w/ nice masthead One of the nicer mastheads of the 18th century as it features two handsome engravings (see). Various news reports from Europe. The back page is mostly filled with advertisements and notices. Complete as a single sheet newspaper, measures 8 1/4 by 14 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:24

$37.00
193109

BATTLE OF WATERLOO Duke of Wellington & Andrew Jackson Murdered ? 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574180482

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, August 19, 1815  * Battle of Waterloo - Wellington * General Andrew Jackson murdered ? Certainly the prime  content in this issue is a French version of the Battle of Waterloo. An inside page has a dispatch from the Duke of Wellington which recaps some of the events of the war and the follow-up movements. This is followed by a report from the French on the historic battle, which was a significant defeat for Napoleon Buonaparte. This report carries on to take over a full page. But it includes with an optimistic note: "...This, after ending the battle & repairing the errors of the day, with an assurance of the greatest success on the morrow...". The back page has a curious item on: "Ge... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:24

$44.00
193108

TIGER FLOWERS 1st African-American Middleweight BOXING Champion 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722464384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., February 27, 1926 * Tiger Flowers vs. Harry Greb * 1st African-American middleweight champ * Boxing - boxers Page 12 has a one column heading: "GREB LOST HIS TITLE TO THE COLORED BOY" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Theodore 'Tiger' Flowers becoming the 1st African-American middleweight boxing champion. Complete with 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:22

$40.00
193069

SLOCUM Anderson County TX Texas TORNADO & Elinor Smith Airplane 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569935664

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1929 * Slocum, the town that blew away * Anderson County, Texas tornado disaster * Elinor Smith aviation feat The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Seven Killed in Texas Village by Tornado; Blizzard Isolates Area About Cheyenne" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Page 3 has a one column heading: "GIRL IN AIR 26 HOURS, RECORD FOR WOMEN" with subheads and photo. Coverage on aviatrix Elinor Smith. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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193068

TURN of the 18th Century 321 Yrs. Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1700 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569935296

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 20, 1700 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had * At the 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 t... See More  

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$29.00
193067

Rare CONFEDERATE Richmond VA Virginia - General Stonewall Jackson 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569934798

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 25, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Among the front page reports on the Civil War are: "The War On Women" "Morgan's Movements In Kentucky" "Affairs at Harper's Ferry--The Daring of Stonewall Jackson" "From the South" "The Terrors of Bombardment" "The End of the Union" and more. Complete as a single sheet issue, minor loss to an upper corner affects no text, good condition.

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$78.00
193066

Baseball's CASEY AT THE BAT Death & Battle of Guadalcanal ENDS 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373720173626

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 10, 1943  * Casey at the Bat death ?  * Battle of Guadalcanal ends w/ victory The front page has a four column headline: "GUADALCANAL IS OURS" with subheads and related map. Lengthy text. Page 25 has: "'CASEY' CLAIMANT DEAD IN CAPITAL"  with subheads that include: "Daniel Casey, 80, Contended He Was Hero of Thayer's 'Casey at the Bat' " "Figure In Long Dispute" and more. Much other reporting on World War II. Complete in 46 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Great condition.

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$65.00
193065

MONITOR vs. MERRIMACK Ironclads Naval Battle & 3 MAPS 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373720171174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, March 11, 1862  * Battle of Hampton Roads * Monitor vs. Merrimack * Historic Civil War naval battle Back page heads report the famous naval battle at Hampton Roads, Virginia, between the Monitor and Merrimac: "The Battle In Hampton Roads" "Interesting Details of the Two Days' Fighting" "How The Cumberland Was Sunk by the Merrimac" "The Congress Set on Fire and Blown Up" "Probably About a Hundred Lives Lost on the Cumberland" "The Terrific Engagement Between the Merrimac and the Monitor" "'The Battle Of The Giants'" "A Large Hole Stove in the side of the Merrimac" "Lieut. Worden Wounded". Content takes three columns. The front page has three maps headed: "Commodore Dupont's Operations In Georgia And Fl... See More  

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$132.00
193064

GRAND JUNCTION Tennessee MAP & Fort Macon Surrender 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569929306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1862  * Grand Junction, Tennessee * Siege of Fort Macon ends * Baton Rouge, Louisiana The front page features a Civil War map headed: "Probable Retreat of Beauregard To Grand Junction" showing the Corinth vicinity at the Mississippi Tennessee, Alabama border. Column heads on the Civil War include: "Capture of Fort Macon Officially Confirmed" "Reported Evacuation of Corinth & Memphis" "Rebels Inconsolable Over the Loss of New Orleans" "Execution of a Union man as a Spy in Richmond" and much more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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$42.00
193063

Rare HAM AND EGGS Pension Scheme Movement Election 1939 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569929085

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAM AND EGGS, Los Angeles, June 17, 1939  A very intriguing and rare newspaper, this being the vol. 1 number 29 issue. The Ham and Eggs movement was an old-age pension movement in California during the 1930s. It was originally founded by Robert Noble, a controversial radio personality. The Ham and Eggs lobby wanted a massive state pension apparatus and one time their movement had almost one million members. However, the movement was narrowly defeated in an initiative election in 1938. Robert Noble would later be arrested on charges of pro-Nazism during World War II. Complete in 28 pages, tabloid-size, some wear at margins, generally good.

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$55.00
193062

re. AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE Shipping to Europe Restrictions Eased 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569928965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DREWRY'S DERBY MERCURY, England, April 17, 1783  Page 2 has some reports from the House of Commons relating to the treaty with America, particularly the trade portion. The back page has some talk concerning relations with America as well. Four pages, nice condition.

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$42.00
193061

SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks MAP & Battle of Cross Keys 1862 Old Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373720169484

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1862  * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks map * Battle of Cross Keys - Virginia The front page is dominated by a nice close-up Civil War map headed: "Plan Of The Battle Of Fair Oaks" with subheads: "Sketch of the Battle-ground of 'Fair Oaks', or the Seven Pines, on May 31, 1862..." There are some nice front page column heads including: "The Pursuit Of Jackson" "Further Particulars of the Battle of Cross Keys" "Jackson Very Badly Defeated by Gen. Fremont" "Flight of the Rebels on Sunday Night" "News From The Mississippi" "Commodore Farragut's Fleet at Vicksburgh" and more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, nice condition.

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$57.00
193060

JESSE JAMES GANG Northfield MN Minnesota Bank RAID Holdup Attempt 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569928263

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WHEELING INTELLIGENCER, West Virginia, Sept. 8, 1876  * Famous Jesse James gang robbery * Northfield, Minnesota bank The top of the ftpg. has column heads: "Bold Attempt to Rob a Bank--The Cashier Murdered and His Assistant Wounded--Two of the Robbers Killed and One Wounded". This is a report of the Northfield Bank Robbery in Minnesota committed by Jesse James and his James-Younger Gang, although this report was too new for them to have known who the robbers were. Near the end: "...the robbers were only 25 minutes ahead of the pursuers & almost sure to be overtaken...many believing them to be the same gang heretofore operating in Missouri and Kansas." Four pages, some wear at the margins, bit of very light damp s... See More  

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$78.00
193059

PENINSULA CAMPAIGN Richmond & Petersburg Virginia Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373720168846

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1862  * Peninsula Campaign - Virginia * Richmond & Petersburg VA Map * General George B. McClellan The front page features a nice & very detailed Civil War map headed: "The Military and Naval Advance Toward Richmond and Petersburgh." Plus there are nice one column Civil War heads including: "Suffolk Occupied by a Portion of Gen. Wool's Forces" "Skirmishing With the Enemy" "The Advance On Corinth" "The Last Naval Battle" "Particulars of the Brilliant Engagement Above Fort Pillow" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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$45.00
193058

PENINSULA CAMPAIGN Richmond & Petersburg Virginia Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373720168049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1862  * Peninsula Campaign - Virginia * Richmond & Petersburg VA Map * General George B. McClellan The front page features a nice & very detailed Civil War map headed: "The Military and Naval Advance Toward Richmond and Petersburgh." Plus there are nice one column Civil War heads including: "Suffolk Occupied by a Portion of Gen. Wool's Forces" "Skirmishing With the Enemy" "The Advance On Corinth" "The Last Naval Battle" "Particulars of the Brilliant Engagement Above Fort Pillow" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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$45.00
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