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183833

DUKE OF WINDSOR King Edward VIII & Wallis W. Simpson WEDDING 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154634047

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 3, 1937. * Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII) * Wallis Warfied Simpson , Duchess of Windsor * Wedding - marriage The front page has a nice banner headline: "HURRY TO HONEYMOON HAVEN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos on the back page. Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:57

$42.00
183832

OHIO STATE Penitentiary Columbus Convicts FIRE Disaster 1st Rpt. 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154633604

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1930 * Ohio State Penitentiary fire * Columbus, Ohio (1st report) * Great depression era original The top of the front page has a nice four column headline: "335 CONVICTS DIE IN OHIO PRISON FIRE; TROOPS SUBDUE 2,000 FREE IN THE YARD; THREE OTHER FIRES SET IN ESCAPE PLOT" with subheads and photo. Lengthy text continues on page 3 with two more related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:57

$52.00
183831

OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II Broadway Musical Director Producer DEATH 1960 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392913957682

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 23, 1960 * Oscar Hammerstein II death (1st report) * Broadway musical producer - director * "Oklahoma!" "The Sound of Music" & more Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Oscar Hammerstein 2d Is Dead; Librettist and Producer was 65" with subhead and photo. (see) Complete with 60 pages, close cut along the right margin of the front page, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:57

$62.00
183830

Picatinny Arsenal LAKE DENMARK Dover New Jersey EXPLOSION Disaster1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154632722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., July 12, 1926 * Lake Denmark explosion * United States Navy arsenal * Dover, New Jersey The front page has a one column heading: "DEATH LIST 16; 33 MISSING IN ARSENAL BLAST" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the explosion at Lake Denmark arsenal near Dover, New Jersey. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:56

$45.00
183829

HEBRON MASSACRE Palestine Riots JEWS Arabs - Western Wailing Wall 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154632500

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, August 24, 1929 * Hebron Massacre (1st report) * Palestine riots - Arabs vs. Jews * Western Wailing Wall The top of the front page has a three column headline: "18 Arabs, 11 Jews Killed in Riots About Wailing Wall at Jerusalem, 150 Are Wounded" with subhead (see). First report coverage on the Hebron massacre in Mandatory Palestine. Compete with 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The 1929 Palestine riots (also known as the Western Wall Uprising or the Buraq Uprising) refers to a series of demonstrations and riots in late August 1929 when a long-running dispute between Muslims and Jews over access to the Western Wall in Jerus... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:56

$42.00
183828

Rare BROOKLYN New York Volume 1 Number 7 Miniature Amateur 1906 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373154631910

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MAGNET, Brooklyn, New York, Easter, 1906 * Rare miniature size publication This is the vol. 1 #7 issue of a quite rare title not listed in Union List of Serials or Union List of Newspapers. A small-size, amateurish newspaper which noted inside in an earlier issue: "The 'Magnet' publishes interesting stories, poems, jokes, notes of school & society...is published every two weeks." But the frequency would be far less as next issue was dated March, 1907. Included as well is a typewriter-created list of advertisers, plus the business card of the publisher, Leo B. Kuhn. "Sample Copy" is stamped on the front page. Eight pages, 6 by 9 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends September 19, 2020 14:55

$28.00
183809

Rare CORONADO San Diego County California1888 Newspaper w/ Hotel del Coronado Ad


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912995851

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CORONADO EVENING MERCURY, California, February 1, 1888 * Rare publication * Hotel del Coronado ad Very uncommon newspaper from this city in San Diego Bay. Considered an island, but technically a peninsula connected to the mainland by the "Silver Strand". This was the year the world-famous Hotel Del Coronado opened, with a front page advertisement for it. It opened as the largest resort hotel in the world. It remains very famous today. Four pages, a tiny worm hole in the top half, good condition.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:33

$43.00
183808

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153546472

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, Aug. 19, 1942 * Dieppe Raid - Invasion of France * Allied amphibious attack - tanks * World War II - WWII One of the biggest and most dramatic headlines of the war is found here: "FRANCE INVADED ! " with related subheads. A fantastic display issue. Present are pages 1-8, which for this "Extra" edition may be the full issue. Minor edge & fold wear, generally good condition.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:32

$185.00
183807

Rare BOYLE HEIGHTS 19th Century Los Angeles Neighborhood 1895 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153545752

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BOYLE HEIGHTS CRITERION, Los Angeles, California, April 6, 1895 * Rare 19th century publication Within the masthead are: "Brooklyn Heights and "Euclid Hill" as well. Boyle Heights is a neighborhood in Los Angeles. The first of this title we have seen. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:32

$57.00
183805

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL w/ Jefferson Davis & Shiloh Civil War 1862 VA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153544418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 11, 1862 * From the capital of the Confederacy The front page is completely filled with ads while much of pages 2 & 3 have war-related reports. Included is the always interesting editorial, which begins: "From every quarter comes the same news. The enemy are drawing their troops from the counties they have overrun...They are concentrating every regiment they can command on two points--Corinth and Richmond--and hope to decide the war by two stunning blows..." with much more. Other items include a letter signed in type by: G. T. Beauregard, "The Fort Donelson Prisoners in the North--List of Killed, Wounded & Sick" which takes 1 1/2 columns; "The Official Report of Flag Officer Buch... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:31

$112.00
183804

WAR OF 1812 Battle of Big Sandy Creek New York & Fort Oswego 1814 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912994594

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE YANKEE, Boston, June 10, 1814 * Battle of Big Sandy Creek & more Although the ftpg. has a dispatch headed: "Abdication Of Bonaparte", pages 2 and 3 have reports on the War of 1812 including: "Capture of 300 of the Enemy on Lake Ontario" "Further Particulars of the Affair at Sandy Creek" "Indian Massacre" "Latest From Halifax" "Gun Boat Flotilla" "More British Brutality" "From Lake Champlain" "Latest from the Chesapeake" and even more. Four page, some staining, otherwise nice.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:30

$38.00
183801

MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR w/ General Santa Anna Letter 1847 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153541504

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., March 5, 1847 * Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna * Mexican-Amercian War There is some fine reporting on the progress of the Mexican War, as page 3 has: "Official News From The Army" "News From Mexico" which includes a lengthy & detailed letter from the "U.S. Squadron off Anton Lizardo" which has much on Santa Anna. Also: "Latest From The Brasos" and a letter from: "The General-in-Chief of the Army of Operations of the North to His Subordinates" which is signed in type: Antonio Lopez De Santa Anna. One paragraph includes: "Soldiers! Hurry forth in defense of your country. The cause we sustain is a holy one...". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:29

$41.00
183800

Abraham LINCOLN TOMB Oak Ridge Cemetery Springfield IL Dedication 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153541103

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 16, 1874 * Abraham Lincoln's Tomb dedication * Oak Ridge Cemetery - Springfield, Illinois * Designer - Larkin Goldsmith Mead The top of the front page has one column headings: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN" "The Unveiling Of the Monument To Him At Springfield, Ill" and more. Lengthy text continues on page 2. Eight pages, light toning and some wear at the with a few tears, loose along the spine, must be handled with care.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:29

$42.00
183797

EARLY Rare 17th Century 335 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1685 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153537930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, August 6, 1685 * Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & ... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:27

$39.00
183796

BATTLE OF PALO DURO CANYON Red River War Texas Cheyennes Indians 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153537215

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 12, 1874 * Battle of Palo Duro Canyon (1st report) * Ranald S. Mackenzie vs. Comanches - Kiowas The front page has an article headed: "The Hostile Indians" "A Sharp And Decisive Blow Struck At The Cheyennes And Others..." See image for text here. Ten pages, toning and a little wear at the margins, loose along the spine, must be handled with care.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:26

$42.00
183795

BEN HOGAN Hale America National Open GOLF Tournament WIN w/ Score 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912990103

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 22, 1942 * Hale America National Open Golf Tournament * Ben Hogan victorious The top of page 15 has a six column headline: "Hogan Wins Hale Open with 17-Under-Par 271" with subheads and leaderboard scores. After the attack on Pearl Harbor the United States Golf Association decided that it would be improper to play the 1942 U.S. Open. The USGA together with the PGA of America and the Chicago District Golf Association sponsored the 'Hale America' Open in response to calls for a series of local tournaments to be played. It was intended to be a war-time substitute for the U.S. Open. The proceeds raised by the event benefited the Navy Relief Society and the USO. Complete with 22 pages, lig... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:26

$62.00
183794

THOMAS JEFFERSON Criticism by Staunch Federalist Harry Croswell 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392912989881

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, November 2, 1802 * Criticism of Thomas Jefferson * Harry Croswell - Federalist Party Pages 2 & 3 contain an article: "To The People" by the publisher, Harry Croswell, a staunch critic of Thomas Jefferson. This article does much to defend his statement: "That Mr. Jefferson in an Infidel...That he would be pleased with a subversion of christianity in this country...". At the beginning is: "Much has been said & written concerning Mr. Jefferson's religious sentiments. There is a class of men professing to be christians, who say that it is immaterial whether he is an infidel or not. Another class...consider that a christian country should have christian rulers...". ... See More  

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:25

$67.00
183793

Best JAMES GORDON BENNETT New York Herald Founder Biography DEATH 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373153534098

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 3, 1872 * James Gordon Bennett death (1st report) * New York Herald fame - best title to be had This issue has black mourning borders throughout. The top of page 3 has one column headings "JAMES GORDON BENNETT" "The Metropolitan Press on the Founder of the New York Herald" and more. Text takes up entire page. Great to have in his publication, very rare as such. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally very nice.

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Ends September 18, 2020 15:22

$42.00
183782

SECOND BATTLE OF CORINTH MS Mississippi & More Civil War MAP 1862 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911761284

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 7, 1862 * Second Battle of Corinth * Mississippi & Tennessee map The front page is dominated by a large Civil War map headed: "The Seat Of War In The South-West" with a detailed & lengthy caption. Among the front page war-related column heads are: "The Battle Of Corinth" "Great Victory By Rosecrans" "A Second Battle on Hatchie River" "The enemy Whipped Again" "Why we Should Strike Down Slavery" and more. At the back are the front page of the "Evening Edition of the Tribune" for both Oct. 7 and 8 with their own masthead and front page reporting. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:11

$49.00
183781

Closing in on BATTLE OF ANTIETAM Sharpsburg MD w/ Civil War MAP 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152441531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 15, 1862 * Battle of Antietam close * Maryland Civil War map The front page has a nice Civil War map headed: "THE PRESENT FIELD OF OPERATIONS" which shows from Hagerstown to Leesburg, with an inset of Harper's Ferry. First column heads include: "The Maryland Invasion" "Occupation of Leesburg by Our Troops" "Reported Battle at Harper's Ferry" "Great Slaughter of the Rebels" "Our Main Army Pressing On" "No Danger of an Invasion of Pennsylvania". This was just 2 days before the Battle of Antietam, with the town of Sharpsburg shown on the map. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:10

$49.00
183780

ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S First 1st State of the Union Address 1861 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911759506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Dec. 4, 1861 * President Abraham Lincoln * 1st State of the Union Address * American Civil War original Page 6 has: "The President's Message" taking almost 4 1/2 columns with Lincoln stating in part: "...The Union must be preserved, and hence all dispensable means must be employed...", signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln offers a great review of the beginning months of the Civil War. Civil War headlines on the inside pages include: "THE WAR FOR THE UNION" "Attempt to Capture 2,000 Rebel Cavalry" "Gen. McClellan and Fugitive Slaves" and more. Eight pages, good condition. The ftpg. is filled with ads.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:09

$57.00
183779

JOHN WILKES BOOTH American Actor Tragedian Theater AD 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152440965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 17, 1862 * John Wilkes Booth theater ad * Civil War original reporting The front page contains one of the fascinating tidbits of history which delight collectors, in this case an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical production of Richard III at the Mary Provost Theater in New York--starring John Wilkes Booth. See the photo below for the complete ad which notes: "...First appearance in New York of the young American tragedian, J. WILKES BOOTH..." with a bit more. It's always terrific to find reports of notables in history--both famous and infamous--before they would become more widely known to the world. Although there are many Civil War reports within these 8 pages, including a ba... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:09

$58.00
183777

WARD PARTY MASSACRE Shoshone Indians Caldwell Idaho Oregon Trail 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152440630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NORWICH AURORA, Connecticut, Nov. 1, 1854 * Ward Massacre - Idaho * Shoshone Indians * Oregon Trail Page 2 has a report headed: "Important From Oregon - The Indian Outrages on Boise River" which details the Ward Massacre. Much good details of this battle which happened near present-day Caldwell, Idaho. Four pages, good condition. wikipedia notes: One Indian tried to take a horse by force, threatening an emigrant with his weapon. The white man shot the Indian down, starting a slaughter. The Shoshones killed Ward and raped and tortured several women, killing some. They hung children by the hair over a blazing fire.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:08

$37.00
183776

BATTLE OF PALO ALTO Zachary Taylor Victory Mexican-American War 1846 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152440369

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT, Hartford, May 30, 1846 * Battle of Palo Alto * 1st major battle * Gen. Zachary Taylor * Mexican-American War Page 3 has some lengthy coverage of the Mexican War with reports headed: "Important from the Seat of War!" "The Mexicans Twice Routed" "With the Loss of Several Hundred Men!" "Return of Gen. Taylor to Fort Taylor" "Death of Majors Ringgold and Brown" "Capture of the Mexican General Vega" "Two Days Later from the Army" "Official Dispatches from the Army" and more. Included are several dispatches signed in type: Z. Taylor. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, large folio size, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:08

$38.00
183775

Rare HOLLYWOOD MOVIE PROP William McKinley Assassination w/ Photo Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152439980

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY GAZETTE, (no date) We've all seen newspapers used as props in movies, typically with a headline relating to the plot of the movie. Obviously created exclusively for the production of the movie, they are quite rare and seldom come on the collector's market--particular issues from the "golden age of Hollywood". I am not aware of what motion picture this issue was created for, but somewhere in the plot the assassination of President McKinley played a role. A four page issue printed on higher quality newsprint than was typical, some light foxing and minor wear at the margins & fold. There are a few discrete archival mends inside. A fascinating rarity and a great item for any rare newspaper collection.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:07

$145.00
183774

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Proclamation for Troops & Charleston County 1864 War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152439531

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, Feb. 6, 1864 * President Abraham Lincoln * Proclamation for more troops As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts. The front page has: "Proclamation by the President" for a draft of 500,000 men, signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. Also on the ftpg: "The Military Situation" and "The New Call for Troops". Other items in this issue include: "The Affair at Legareville, S.C." "A Plan of Harbor Defence" "General Pope's Campaign in Virginia" "The Cleanliness of Troops" "Comparative Strength of the North and South" "the Future of Our Navy" and much more. Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, nice co... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:06

$39.00
183773

Rare PRESCOTT AZ Yavapai County Arizona Territory OLD WEST 1887 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152438711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PRESCOTT MORNING COURIER, Arizona (Territory), July 9, 1887 * Very rare title * Wild Old West From 25 years before Arizona would become a state. Articles include: "The Opium Habit" "Lynching in Oregon" "Two Men Killed by Caving Earth" and more. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, new agent's stamp in the masthead, tape at the inside spine, good condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:04

$93.00
183772

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS World Series Champions vs. New York Yankees 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911753100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 6, 1942 * 1942 World Series of baseball * St. Louis Cardinals vs. New York Yankees * Major league baseball MLB * Championship game (final) The front page has a seven column headline: "Cardinals Win World Series" with subheads and box scores. Scoreboard above the masthead. More on pages 20 & 21. Complete with 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:03

$67.00
183771

FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Salt Lake City Cornerstone Mormons 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152437070

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 23, 1871 * First United Methodist Church * Salt Lake City, Utah - Mormons * Laying the cornerstone w/ ceremony Page 7 has one column headings: "Mormon Territory" "Laying the Corner Stone of a New Methodist Episcopal Church" See image for brief text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:03

$38.00
183770

1871 HYDE PARK PA Pennsylvania Oxford Mine Cave In Disaster Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911752376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 17, 1871 * Oxford Mine cave in * Hyde Park, Pennsylvania Page 7 has one column headings that include: "Excitement At the Coal Mines" "Caving In of the Mines at Hyde Park, PA." "People Deserting Their Homes in Terror" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:02

$34.00
183769

Gangsters CHICAGO PUBLIC ENEMIES Al Capone & Bugs Moran LIST 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911751635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 24, 1930 * Al 'Scarface' Capone * George 'Bugs' Moran & more * Gangster era original This 52 page newspaper has one column headings on page 3 that include: "LISTS 28 GANGSTERS AS PUBLIC ENEMIES" "Chicago Commission Names Capone, Moran, Diamond and Saltis Among Others" "POLICE TO HARASS THEM" and more. (see) Coverage on a list made by Chicago officials trying to intimidate local gangsters including Al Capone. This was one the first time the word "Public Enemy" was used. John Dillinger was considered the 1st public enemy but not until 1934. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:02

$50.00
183768

Great REVOLUTIONARY WAR George Washington & WILLIAM HOWE H. Gates 1778 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152435708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1778 * Revolutionary War * From the enemy * Lengthy reporting The first article is: "Lord North's Propositions for Peace with America" taking over 4 pages. There is also a very lengthy item: "Extracts from the Congress Accounts of the Northern Expedition" which takes over 6 pages with terrific reading & includes a letter signed: "Horatio Gates". There is great reading in: "An Account of the Transactions in America during the last Campaign" which is very good on George Washington & General Howe in New Jersey and the Chesapeake area (see for portions). A report from Annapolis that Gen. Howe made propositions of peace in Congress. Other American items as well. Included is the fu... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 15:01

$90.00
183765

JOHN HAMILTON Bank Robber & Dillinger Gang Criminal BODY FOUND 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152258535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 29, 1935 * John Hamilton's body found * John Dillinger gang member The front page has a one column heading: "FIND BODY OF LAST OF DILLINGER GANG" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On April 23, Hamilton, Dillinger and Homer Van Meter were again confronted by authorities in Hastings, Minnesota, and another shootout ensued. Hamilton was mortally wounded by a bullet as he and the rest of the gang escaped in a car. The gang again took him to see doctor Joseph Moran in Chicago. For some reason, Moran refused to treat Hamilton... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:23

$45.00
183764

SHAVUOT Feast of Weeks Pentacost JEWS Jewish Holiday Festival 1872 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152255085

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 13, 1872 * Shavuot - Feast of Weeks - Pentacost * Jews - Jewish holiday - Hebrew festival Page 4 has an article headed: "The Jewish Feast Of Pentacost" with subhead. (see) Complete with 10 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:21

$33.00
183763

THE HARDEST DAY Battle of Britain German Luftwaffe World War II 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152253662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 19, 1940 * The Hardest Day - Battle of Britain * German Luftwaffe vs. British Royal Air Force * World War II - WWII The front page has a six column headline: "600 NAZI PLANES RAID LONDON AREA AGAIN; 140 DOWNED, R.A.F. ATTACKS CHANNEL BASES" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Thirty-four pahes, rag edition, piece cut away at lower left corner with unrelated text loss (see), otherwise in great condition.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:18

$39.00
183761

KKK Klux Klux Klan INFESTED South Carolina SPARTANSBURG County SC 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911616586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 15, 1871 * Ku Klux Klan - KKK outrages * Spartansburg County SC South Carolina The top of page 4 has one column headings that include: "THE KU KLUX" "The Alleged Outrages in South Carolina" "A Visit To The Ku Klux Prisoners" and more. Very lengthy text takes up entire page and continues on page 5. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, small cutout on the front page, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:17

$38.00
183759

INVASION OF POLAND World War II Start Close Adolph Hitler Danzig 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392911606039

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 26, 1939 * World War II about to start * Adolph Hitler defying World * Poland attacked in 4 days The front page features a banner headline: "DRAFT HITLER PROCLAMATION; Poland Offers Parley; Roosevelt Again Asks Nazis to Accept" with subheads. (see) Full back page related pictorial as well. Germany would attack Poland 5 days later, starting World War II. Nice for display. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small related binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 17, 2020 12:00

$42.00
183758

LONDON CHRONICLE American Colonies TAXATION Pre Revolutionary War 1769 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152221248

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, Dec. 21, 1769 * Pre Revolutionary War tensions * American colonies & England Page 2 has a report from Williamsburg, Virginia, headed "America" which notes: "...informs us that they are in daily apprehension of an Indian war in consequence of the late murders committed on those people..." with a bit more. Also a report from Boston which includes a report of the publisher of the 'Boston Chronicle' being ill-treated by men who Mein reported unkindly about in his newspaper. Also a report from London notes: "...the plan for restoring the tranquility of the Colonies will consist chiefly in fixing the quota of the different provinces...the respective Assemblies having the choice of the easiest methods ... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 11:59

$47.00
183756

Rare POPISH PLOT re. Catholic Leaders Phony Conspiracy 1679 London UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373152218240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 10, 1679 * Popish Plot The back page has not one but two items concerning the Popish Plot in England, a contrived conspiracy to accuse Catholic leaders of plotting to kill King Charles II. A report from Dublin notes: "A Proclamation has been published...appointing a reward...to any person that shall...apprehend any Popish Dignitary or Jesuit..." with more. But the more notable report is a report from Whitehall dated April 9 concerning the 'trial of the five Catholic Lords', listing them by name and noting: "...prisoners in the Tower...articles of impeachment of High Treason & other high crimes & offences against the said Lords...many years last past been contrived and carried on by P... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2020 11:54

$288.00
183755

Rare CONFEDERATE Columbus GA Muscogee County Georgia 1862 Civil War Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 29, 1862 * Very rare Confederate title * General Braxton Bragg Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery. Among the various items inside are: "The Yankee Draft" "Progress & Events of the War" "Columbus Guards & Columbus Volunteers" "Confederate States Senator" "Affairs in Tennessee--Bragg Ordered to Richmond" "Gen. John H. Morgan Hangs the Federal Provost Marshal of Lexington" "From Bragg's Army" and more. Most of the back page is taken up with the: "Constitution of the State of Georgia, Ratified July 2, 1861". Four pages, even toning, various damp staining, otherwise goo... See More  

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$138.00
183744

MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE Utah Mormons & Pike's Peak Gold PRINTS 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149049601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 13, 1859 * Mormons - Mormonism * Mountain Meadows Massacre * Pike's Peak gold rush A nice front page illustration 'The Scene of the Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah Territory' with article as well. Nice full page with 3 illustrations of: 'The Pike's Peak Gold Mines'. A full page illustration of "The 'Battle of Magenta' at Jones's Wood, New York". A full page illustration is comprised of two half-page illustrations "The White Mountains - The Ride" and "The White Mountains - All Aboard!". This issue also contains a serialized portion of "A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens. Complete in 16 pages, re-glued at the spine, never-trimmed margins, a few discrete archival mends inside, go... See More  

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:52

$120.00
183743

Best QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION w/ Photos in a London England 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149049341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY SKETCH, London, "Coronation Souvenir", June 3, 1953 * Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II A tabloid-size newspaper with the full ftpg. takenup with a photo of the just coronated Queen Elizabeth with Prince Philip, and: "Happy And Glorious!" As would be imagined a great wealth of text & photos on the coronation inside including a doublepage centerfold of the actual coronation event. Complete in 24 pages, good condition.

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$43.00
183741

Rare ALHAMBRA Los Angeles County CALIFORNIA Short Lived 1890 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392908239413

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALHAMBRA REVIEW, California, April 25, 1890 * Very rare publication This is the volume 1, number 24 issue of this scarce title from Los Angeles County. According to Gregory it only lasted about a year. A four page issue of tabloid size mostly taken up with local tidbits and a wealth of advertisements. Minor fold wear, good condition.

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$64.00
183740

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON EVENING POST England 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392908239126

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, June 28, 1777 * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy The ftpg. has some news items including: "...That Philadelphia is too strong to be attempted on any side. That Mr. Washington has removed from Morristown to Bound Brook...Mr. Washington is, by his new position, between 8 and 9 miles nearer to New York. That Lord Cornwallis is acting upon the defensive in Jersey..." with more. One-quarter of page 3 is taken up with a fine letter critical off the British in America, a few bits including: "The situation of this country becomes every day more & more critical...and the American war, instead of opening to us in its progress, any prospect of success any prospect of succ... See More  

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183738

ANN ELIZA Leaves Brigham YOUNG re. Polygamy Divorce Case MORMONS 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149047648

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 6, 1873 * Ann Eliza Young * Brigham Young divorce * Mormons - polygamy Page has an article headed: "Utah" "Mrs. Young No. 17 in the Hands of Her Lawyers...". See image for text. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 14, 2020 11:48

$37.00
183737

Rare COLONIAL PENNSYLVANIA w/ War of the Regulation NC Regulators 1771 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392908237381

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL & THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, July 4, 1771 * Rare Colonial Pennsylvania title * North Carolina regulators * Great masthead for display This newspaper features one of the larger & more decorative masthead engravings to be found in a colonial America newspaper. Colonists certainly had no idea how the country & situation would change in just five years from this date! The ftpg. is taken up with reports from London & Naples but includes one bit: "By a report made this week, it appears that the commerce of North America is now in a very flourishing condition." Page 3 has news datelines from Boston, New York, and Philadelphia. One item mentions: "...from Wilmington, North Carolina..... See More  

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$175.00
183734

L. Frank Baum's Book THE WIZARD OF OZ to Hollywood ? for Movie 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149046657

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 19, 1938 * "The Wizard of Oz" to be a movie ? * L. Frank Baum's book up for sale ? * Shirley Temple to be 'Dorothy' ? The top of page 19 has a interesting report under: "SCREEN NEWS HERE AND IN HOLLYWOOD" with the heading: "'The Wizard of Oz' in Demand Following the Box-Office Success of 'Snow White'" (see) Coverage on L. Frank Baum's book wanted to make a film. A agreement would be made in this month and was Shirley Temple to be 'Dorothy' ? Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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$57.00
183733

Great JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION Headline 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373149046242

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIAMI NEWS, Florida, Nov. 22, 1963 * Terrific issue for display * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination I believe this to be an "extra" edition put out very quickly to announce: "KENNEDY IS DEAD ! " "Felled By Assassin In Dallas" in huge letters on the front page, as the pagination is odd. There are 8 pages total which is likely all this edition had, but they are numbered 1, 2, 7, 8, 13, 14, 19 & 20. It is called the: "Blue Streak Edition" as a blue streak runs down the right margin. Nice condition, and a terrific issue for display given this huge & very dramatic headline.

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$88.00
183709

TENNESSEE STATEHOOD Joining the Union Recognized by Congress 1796 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906317496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, April 20, 1796 * Tennessee statehood An item on pg. 2 headed: "Tenesee [sic]" noting: "...relative to the territory south of the Ohio reported that that territory, now bearing the name of the State of Tenesee, was entitled to all the privileges enjoyed by the other States of the Union, and that it should be one of the sixteen states of America. Read twice & committed." And there is another brief item reading: "Another star to be added to the Federal Constellation---The new State of Tenesee is recognized by Congress." Tennessee would be officially admitted to the Union on June 1, 1796. Four pages, a small piece missing from the bottom, chipping at the right margin, but neither affect the ... See More  

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:15

$54.00
183707

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH Fever 49ers Miners Mining Discoveries 1848 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392906317012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 2, 1848 * California Gold Rush * 49ers - mining - miners Page 3 has a report headed: "From California" which includes in part: "...fully confirms the most glowing accounts heretofore received in the States of the richness & extent of the gold region...the gold is found from the tops of the highest mountains to the bottom of the rivers..." with more. An early report on the California Gold Rush. Four pages, binding indents at the blank spine, good condition.

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Ends September 12, 2020 15:14

$67.00
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