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184542

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952345393

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 16, 1777  * Benjamin Frankin, Ethan Allen & more * Revolutionary War original from the enemy Page 2 has a items concerning an officer at Boston addressing General Howe upon his retreat from the heights of Boston. And a short note from Ticonderoga, followed by a report from New York noting: "...General Howe has wrote for more troops...Whatever has been the success, or the object of Dr. Franklin's mission to France, it is said that he is to return to America...". Also a terrific address from Congress to rally the troops reads in part: "The salvation of America, under God, depends upon the activity & resolution of our troops. Vigilant officers & brave soldiers are invincible Let no tho... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 10:02

$72.00
184541

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226080815

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 30, 1777 * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy   Newspapers from England during the Revolutionary War are interesting as they give a sense as to life at that time and what political discussions were the "hot topic" of the day. This is a complete, 8 page newspaper and a very famous title with various news of the day, political reporting and many advertisements as well. I could find no "meaty" references to the Revolutionary War however one item notes: "A great number of ships which had been taken by the Americans & carried into Rhode Island are all re-taken by some of his Majesty's ships at the taking of that island."   Various litera... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 10:02

$30.00
184539

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK South Sea Explorations & Revolutionary War 1777 UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226075771

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 24, 1777  * Captain James Cook explorations * American Revolutionary War The entire front page is taken up with a lengthy discussion of a pamphlet titled: "Address to Edmund Burke on his late Letter relative to the Affairs of America." which carries over a bit to pg. 2.  An inside page is almost entirely taken up with an excellent & detailed account titled: "Extracts from A Voyage round the World in his Majesty's Sloop, the Resolution, commanded by Captain Cook, during the Years 1772, 3, 4, and 5 -- Description of the Inhabitants of Ea Oowhe, an Island in the South Sea, adjacent to Tonga Tabbo, or Tasman's Amsterdam Island.". Yet another page has an item headed: "Extract of a Letter... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 10:01

$70.00
184538

(3) President THOMAS JEFFERSON Acts of Congress Signed in Type 1808 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952341235

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Feb. 15, 1808  * President Thomas Jefferson * (3) Acts of Congress signed The front page has over half a column taken up with three Acts of Congress, each signed in type by the President: Th. Jefferson. One relates to the impeachment trial of Samuel Chase. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 10:00

$30.00
184537

Actor JOHN WILKES BOOTH Abraham Lincoln Assassin Found & KILLED 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952340745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY JOURNAL, April 27, 1865  * Assassin John Wilkes Booth * Found at Garrett's Farm & shot dead * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Page 2 has an early report on the death of John Wilkes Booth as most newspaper reported the event on the 28th. A page 2 column is headed with: "IMPORTANT NEWS!" "The Assassin Booth and an Accomplice Driven From their Hiding Place!" "Booth Shot And Killed!" "His Accomplice Captured!" and other items relating to the later events of the Civil War. Some content also on the Lincoln funeral. Four pages, large folio size, never bound nor trimmed, minor foxing, nice condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends October 21, 2020 10:00

$118.00
184535

HENRYVILLE Clark County Indiana PARK Family Murders Slaughter 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952339803

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, November 16, 1871 * Henryville, Clark County, Indiana * Slaughter of the Park family - murders The top of page 8 has one column headings: "FRIGHTFUL MURDER IN INDIANA" "A Whole Family Butchered" and more. (see) Text takes up over a full column. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, some margin wear with some tiny tears, generally good.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:58

$34.00
184534

MAKIN ISLAND RAID United States Marines Corps Evans Carlson 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952339419

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 22, 1942 * Makin Island raid * United States Marines Corps * Evans Carlson & Chester Nimitz * World War II - WWII The front page has a one column heading: "U. S. Marines Annihilate Two Jap Units" and more. (see) Other news of the day throughout with much more on World War II. Complete in 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:57

$52.00
184533

NEGRO Boy Slave for Sale Advertisement in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226067185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Dec. 12, 1794 * Rare 18th century American title * Negro boy for sale advertisement Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including one on the front page for a Negro boy for sale. (see) Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:57

$42.00
184532

Rare BRITISH TITLE w/ Events Leading to the Revolutionary War 1775 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952339007

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MIDDLESEX JOURNAL & EVENING ADVERTISER, London, Jan. 21, 1775  * Prelude to the Revolutionary War * Rare 18th century British title The front page has some reports concerning a meeting of the American Congress in Philadelphia. Page 2 has: "Union of Parties in Defence of American Liberties" and page 3 has some news concerning trade in the West Indies, and a paragraph beginning: "We are just now very busy in erecting batteries, preparing for war. There is at present a very bloody one in New England...". The back page has a paragraph beginning: 'The fate of America will very soon be known...". Four pages, folio size, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:57

$32.00
184531

ENGLISH CRICKET TEAM Surrey 11 & Battle of Bull Run Va. PRINTS 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226064259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, August 31, 1861  * The Surrey eleven cricket team portrait * Battle of Bull Run - Manassas (in America) Inside has: "The Surrey Eleven" with a full page portrait of the cricket team. Another full-page print has: "The Civil War In America: Engagement Between The 71st New York And An Alabama Regiment At The Battle Of Bull Run". Other prints include: "Regatta at Halifax Harbor, Nova Scotia" "General View of Sydney, New South Wales" and more. Complete in 24 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:55

$53.00
184530

Rare CHEYENNE WYOMING Territorial American Frontier 1875 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952336145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHEYENNE DAILY LEADER, Wyoming (Territory), Aug. 27, 1875  * Very rare territorial publication A very elusive title from 15 years before Wyoming statehood. The Leader was the very first newspaper published in the territory, having begun in September, 1867. Typical news & ads of the day with page 3 beginning: "Cheyenne As An Outfitting Point!". Many of the ads are illustrated. Four pages, in great condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:55

$74.00
184529

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226062596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Sept. 30, 1848  * California Gold Rush * 49ers - mining - miners Page 2 has a nice report headed: "The Gold Region" with bits including: "...accounts heretofore received of he existence of gold on the borders of various rivers in California and the made excitement that prevails in all that region to share in the spoils...sailors, printers, travellers, all classes, hurrying to the branches of the American and Feather rivers...that three-fourths of the houses in the town of San Francisco also are closed...seen in Monterey, a Californian, who shows $400 of gold from the labor of one week...with a pick & shovel to clear off two feet of the top earth, then put in a tin pan or wooden bowl a... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:54

$68.00
184528

MARCH TO THE SEA William T. Sherman Savannah NASHVILLE 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226061458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 19, 1864  * General William T. Sherman * March to the sea to Savannah * Battle of Nashville, Tennessee Over half of the first column on page 1 is taken up with some great and larger-than-normal heads on Yankee successes in the South, including: "VICTORY ! " "Sherman at Savannah--Thomas in Tennessee" "Great News From Both Armies" "The First Official Dispatch from Gen. Sherman" "His Short Record of the Great Campaign" "SAVANNAH INVESTED" "Sherman's Army In Splendid Order" "THE TENNESSEE NEWS" "The Great Triumph of Gen. Thomas Near Nashville" "The Victory Over Hood" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:54

$72.00
184527

BATTLE OF LYS Spring Offensive in Flanders WWI 1918 Old World War I Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952325998

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MORNING STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, April 17, 1918  * Battle of the Lys (1918) * Fourth Battle of Ypres * Spring Offensive of Flanders The World War I banner headline announces: "GERMANS DRIVE FORWARD IN FLANDERS" with subheads: "Three Important Strategic Towns Taken From British Following Bitter Struggles" and more. Complete in 12 pages, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:54

$34.00
184526

Best CALIFORNIA COAST ATTACKED Ellwood Oil Field Shelled by JAPAN 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226059412

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS, California, Feb. 24, 1942  * Attack on California coast * Ellwood oil field shelling * Japanese submarine I-17 * Best title to be had ? (rare) The bold headline proclaims: "HUNT JAP U-BOAT IN RAID ON SOUTHLAND" with a smaller banner: "2 U.S. Ships Wrecked; 189 Die". One of the subhead notes: "Sub Shells Oil Field Near Santa Barbara" with other related subheads. This brief yet very historic shelling only caused minor damage to the oil field—a pump house and a single oil derrick were destroyed—but its implications were severe. The bombardment at Ellwood was the first shelling of the mainland United States during World War II, and it sparked an invasion panic among an American populace not u... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:53

$285.00
184525

Nice MASSACHUSETTS SPY Published by Isaiah Thomas 1791 Worcester MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952322565

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR THE WORCESTER GAZETTE, March 17, 1791  * Nice 18th century American publication Beginning on the ftpg. & take part of page 2 is the continued: "Report of the Secretary of State on the Subject of the Cod & Whale Fisheries" signed in type: Thomas Jefferson. Page 3 has another letter signed in type: Thomas Jefferson, plus a letter from Washington, Pennsylvania, mentioning: "...out situation never was so dangerous since I came to this country with respect to the Indians; they are killing almost every day, more or less of the inhabitants on our frontiers...." with more. Four pages, minimal foxing, good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:52

$48.00
184524

Rare TOMBSTONE EPITAPH Pre Gunfight at the O.K. Corral AZ Arizona 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373226054927

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TOMBSTONE EPITAPH, Cochise County, Arizona, October 16, 1881 * Best Old West title to be had * Pre Gunfight at the O.K. Corral Few could argue for a more recognizable title from the Old West, nor could any town be more linked to the romance of the West than this one. Tombstone is steeped in Western lore, and the several movies done concerning the gunfight at the O.K. Corral have kept this town in popular culture. This issue was printed just ten days prior to the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral. This issue even has mention of the Earps, with a page 3 report of a scuffle which reads: "...Col. A. G. P. George became enraged yesterday at Harry Barron's over a matter of a small bill, and it is said was using some ve... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:51

$2,265.00
184523

Rare SAN FRANCISCO California Old West w/ Eleanor Marx & Socialism1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952321236

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRUTH, San Francisco, California, March 22, 1884  * Rare publication During its brief life (1882-1884), "Truth" published local, national, and international labor news, along with a wide range of radical literature. Page 3 has an article concerning Charles Delescluze, a French revolutionary leader, journalist, and military commander of the Paris Commune. It is signed in type by: Eleanor Marx. She was the English-born youngest daughter of Karl Marx, herself a socialist activist who sometimes worked as a literary translator. In March 1898, after discovering that Edward Aveling, her partner and a prominent British Marxist, had secretly married a young actress in June of the previous year, she poisoned herself at the age o... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:51

$56.00
184522

Early SAN FRANCISCO Gold Rush City & Sacramento Calif. View PRINT 1851 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952320635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Nov. 29, 1851  * Early San Francisco city view print  * California gold rush era & Sacramento The front page has a great & very early: "View Of San Francisco From the Foot of Telegraph Hill" with a related article on the city which: "...has now a population of about 40,000, with over 100 miles of streets laid out...". Additionally the back page has a great: "View Of Sacramento City, From the River" with descriptive text. Four pages, a very large issue measuring 24 by 31 issues, some wear at folds a a few small, discrete archival mends, otherwise good. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:50

$97.00
184521

1862 CONFEDERATE w/ Benjamin "Beast" Butler RICHMOND VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373225975090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, May 30, 1862  * General Benjamin 'Beast' Butler in Orleans * Rare Confederate title from the rebel capital Not just a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy, through which all important war information flowed. The front page includes: "The Lines About Richmond" 'The Potomac Crossed" "The Suffering Wounded" "Military Display on the Square" "Cheering Indications" "Coming Through the Yankee Lines" which is a full column; "Good Work" "Movements And Spirit of the War" which has subheads: "Later from New Orleans--The City Under Butler's Despotism--Newspapers Suppressed..." which includes three of Butler's "General Orders". Also on the ftpg: "The ... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:26

$83.00
184520

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952282305

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Aug. 12, 1862  * From the capital of the Confederacy Not just a newspaper from the Confederate, but from the capital of the Confederate states. The front page has: "Important From the North--Call For 600,000 More Men--A Draft to Be Immediately made" "From Culpeper" "From The South Side" "Changing His Base" with the bulk of the front page taken up with a lengthy list of Acts of the Confederate Congress, many relating to the Civil War. The back page includes: "The War In The North--The Yankee Capital in Council on the War--Addresses of President Lincoln, General Shields...--Three Cheers For the Hanging of Mumford, etc." and other items relating to the war. There are several "General Or... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 09:25

$74.00
184519

MEDICINE LODGE TREATY Kansas Plains Indians & Government PRINTS 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952219279

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, Nov. 16, 1867  * Treaty (treaties) of Medicine Lodge The prime content concerns the Medicine Lodge Treaty, taking all of page 5 and includes 4 prints, the largest captioned: "Council of the Arapahoe & Comanche Indians on Medicine Lodge Creek, Arkansas...". The others show: "Comanche Indians on the Way to the Great Council on Medicine Lodge Creek", "The Peace Commissioners & Indians Going to the Great Council Grounds..." and: "Chiefs of Comanche and Kiowas Signing the Final Peace Treaty". There is a related article as well. Other prints of interesting include: "Laying the Nicolson Pavement in St. Louis" "The Dike...Bergen Hill, New Jersey" "View from East Newark, N.J..." "... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 08:48

$77.00
184518

DAVID LIVINGSTONE FOUND Henry Morton Stanley AFRICA Exploration 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373225883109

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 3, 1872  * David Livingstone found * Henry Morton Stanley James Gorden Bennett, this newspaper's publisher, capitalized on the 19th century fascination with Africa & the whereabouts of explorer Dr. David Livingstone by hiring journalist Henry Stanley to search for him. Livingstone had ventured to Africa in 1865 for a 2 year expedition with little heard from him since. So it is of no surprise that the Herald offered extraordinary coverage of the adventures of Stanley and Livingstone in Africa and no surprise as well that the Herald would be the first newspaper to announce the finding of Livingstone. Page 7 begins with column heads: "LIVINGSTONE SAFETY" "Herald Special Re[port From London" "First... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 08:48

$52.00
184517

Best PULP FICTION Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373225882088

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 14, 1994 * Best "Pulp Fiction" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Quentin Taratino - John Travolta A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Pulp Fiction" 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 uniq... See More  

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Ends October 21, 2020 08:48

$98.00
184516

ABORTIONS ARE MADE LEGAL Roe v. Wade SUPREME COURT DECISION 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392952218187

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MORNING NEWS, Paterson, N.J., Ohio, Jan. 23, 1973 * Abortion made legal * Roe v. Wade decision * U.S. Supreme Court *** Front leaf only *** This is the front leaf only. The front page has the Supreme Court's landmark decision on Roe v. Wade. While some of the coverage was continued onto inside pages which are not present, finding issues with the Roe v. Wade decision are quite rare. The one column heading reads: "Supreme Court Curbs Abortion Interference" (see) This front page also has a banner heading: "EX-PRESIDENT JOHNSON DIES" with considerable coverage of the death of ex-President Lyndon B. Johnson. The front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), good condition.

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Ends October 21, 2020 08:47

$48.00
184512

Serial Killer RICHARD RAMIREZ Los Angeles Night Stalker GUILTY 1989 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373217589721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 21, 1989 * Serial killer & rapist Richard Ramirez * Los Angeles area home invasion predator * "Night Stalker" guilty verdict - conviction The top of the front page gas a headline: "Ramirez Guilty on All Night Stalker Murder Charges" with photo of Ramirez giving the "devil sign" outside the courthouse after verdict. Lengthy text continues inside. Great to have in this Los Angeles publication. Rare as such. Complete with all section (200+ pages), great condition.

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Ends October 17, 2020 14:17

$137.00
184476

ASBURY PARK & Ocean Grove NJ New Jersey Summer Vacation Resorts 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944349023

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PRESS, Asbury Park & Ocean Grove, New Jersey, July 31, 1888  * From this tourist mecca of the 19th century * Famous hotels in illustrated ads An interesting newspaper from these once-famous vacation meccas on the Jersey coast, containing various news of the day with an emphasis on tourism-related items. Page 2 has: "History of Asbury Park" taking over a column. Page 3 features very nice illustrated advertisements for the famous hotels of the day: the Coleman House, The Arlington and the Sheldon. Also a nice: "Map of Asbury Park, New Jersey". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:22

$29.00
184475

JOHN BONHAM Drummer of British Rock Band Led Zeppelin DEATH 1980 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944344707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 26, 1980  * John Bonham death (1st report) * British rock band Led Zeppelin drummer The top of page 20 has a report headed: "Led Zeppelin Drummer John Bonham Found Dead". Bonham was widely considered to be the greatest drummer in music history. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-24, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:16

$97.00
184474

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215339708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., May 18, 1895 * Rare 19th century title * Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage including a front page continuation of "The Woman's Bible" by Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Four pages, tabloid size, a few small binding holes along the blank spine, a little stray w... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:16

$46.00
184473

PHAR LAP LOSS Thoroughbred Horse Racing Melbourne Cup 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944344453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 4, 1931 * Phar Lap - Thoroughbred racehorse * Melbourne Cup horse racing upset loss The sport's section (page 34) has one column headings that include: "PHAR LAP UNPLACED IN MELBOURNE CUP" "Favorite Finds Burden of 150 Pounds Too Much Over Route of Two Miles" and more. First report coverage on Phar Lap's upset loss at the Melbourne Cup which many thought was because he was too heavy to race the full 2 miles. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:16

$48.00
184472

FALL OF ATLANTA GA Georgia William T. Sherman Enters 1864 CIVIL WAR Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944344302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 3, 1864  * The Fall of Atlanta, Georgia (1st report) * General William T. Sherman The first column of the ftpg. begins with a nice stack of headlines: "GLORIOUS NEWS " "CAPTURE OF ATLANTA" "Our Troops Enter the Town on Friday Morning" "Official Confirmation" "A Great Battle at East Point" "Rebel Army Cut in Two" "Gen. Hardee Killed" and more. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:15

$85.00
184471

James Jimmy DOOLITTLE RAID Bombers on Japan REVEALED World War II 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944344140

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1943 * The famous Doolittle raid of Japan revealed * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * USS Hornet aircraft carrier Near the bottom front page is a two column heading: "Tokyo Raid Made From Carriers, U.S. Fliers Reveal on Anniversary". (see) This was when it was first revealed to the public that Jimmy Doolittle was responsible for the raid on Japan exactly one year earlier. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Doolittle Raid, on 18 April 1942, was the first air raid by the United States to strike the Japanese Home Islands (specifically Honshu) during World War II. By demonstrating that Japan itself was vulnerable to American ai... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:15

$48.00
184470

BATTLE OF METZ George S. Patton Pincers Tanks SIEGE 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944343976

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 10, 1944 * Battle of Metz, France - Pincer siege * General George S. Patton leads * United States Army Central - Third * Luftwaffe fight Ace Walter Novotny killed The top of the front page has a five column headline: "PATTON FORGES PINCERS ON METZ" with subheads and related map. (see) Page 7 has a brief and inconspicuous report headed: "Nazi Air Ace Killed in Combat" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day which much more on World War II. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:15

$57.00
184469

ERRICO MALATESTA Italian Anarchist Anarchism Communist DEATH 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215336778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1932 * Errico Malatesta death * Italian anarchist - communist * Anarchism & organization Page 15 has a one column heading: "E. MALATESTA DIES; ANARCHIST WAS 82" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Errico Malatesta, Italian anarchist who spent much of his life in exile. 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 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given ... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:14

$42.00
184468

Rare Mediums GHOSTS Spectres Appatition 1886 Phenomenal SPIRITUALISM Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215336311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEDIUM AND DAYBREAK, London, August 20, 1886  * Ghosts - mediums - spectre - apparition - spooks A fascinating & unusual newspaper subtitled: "A Weekly Journal Devoted to the History, Phenomena, Philosophy & Teachings of Spiritualism" as noted in the masthead. Items include: "Spiritualism And Its Opponents" "Materializations, spirit-Voices, Lights, Perfumes, Music, Etc." "Phenomena In A Family Circle" "Natural Law In the Spiritual World" "Federation of Spiritualists" & much more.  The very graphic illustration in the masthead themes on this topic--very displayable as such. Nice condition, 16 pages, 8 by 12 1/2 inches.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:14

$75.00
184467

JEWISH HOMELAND CREATION Jews Judaica Israel Palestine Plan 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215336065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 27, 1946 * Creating the Jewish homeland * Israel - Palestine - Jews - Judaica Page 8 has a report on the work towards creating a Jewish homeland in Israel/Palestine, with a one column heading: "Entry Of 100,000 Jews Held Key Zionist Demand" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:14

$44.00
184466

CHARLES WEBSTER LEADBEATER Theosophy Occultist Spiritualism DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215335813

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 2, 1934 * Charles Webster Leadbeater death * Occultist - spiritualism - thesophist Page 19 has a one column heading: "Dr. C. W. Leadbeater Dead In India At 86" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Charles Webster Leadbeater, Theosophical Society member and occultist. 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 42 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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$42.00
184465

HMS ARK ROYAL Navy Aircraft Carrier German U-Boat SINKING 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944342795

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, November 14, 1941 * HMS Ark Royal sunk by torpedo * Royal Navy aircraft carrier * German U-81 boat submarine attack The front page has a nice banner headline: "Ark Royal Sunk Near Gibraltar" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. Another photo on page 9. First report coverage on the sinking of the HMS Ark Royal by a German U-boat during World War II. Complete with 44 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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$68.00
184464

Capt. JOHN OWEN DONALDSON World War I Flying Ace KILLED Stunting 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944342526

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1930 * Captain John Owen Donaldson * World War I flying ace * Airplane stunting death Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Capt. J. O. Donaldson, War Ace and President Of Newark Air Service, Killed in Stunt Flying" (see) First report coverage on the death of World War I flying ace, John Owen Donaldson. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given th... See More  

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$42.00
184463

Rare JOE DiMAGGIO Batting at Spring Training in Florida PHOTO 1936 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215335148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 22, 1936 * Rare spring training photo in St. Petersburg, Florida * Joe DiMaggio - New York Yankees - MLB baseball * 1st year (rookie) before major league debut in May The top of the front page of this section has a four column photo showing Joe DiMaggio batting at Spring training in St. Petersburg, Florida. This was very early in his career before his MLB debut a few months later. Of course only a New York title would publish such a photo here. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, nice condition.

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$50.00
184462

AUSTRIAN ANSCHLUSS REFERENDUM German Election Adolph Hitler Photo 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944341398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1938 * Austrian Anschluss referendum * Adolph Hitler - German election The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HITLER IS BACKED BY 99.08% OF VOTE IN POLL ON EMPIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of Hitler casting his ballot. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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$42.00
184461

ADOLPH HITLER & Neville Chamberlain Meeting re. Czechoslovakia 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944340677

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, Sept. 16, 1938 * Adolph Hitler & Neville Chamberlain * Conference at Berchtesgaden - Germany * re. the annexation of Czechoslovakia The front page has a nice banner headline: "PLAN PEACE PARLEY IN BERLIN; Hitler Demands Sudetens; Chamberlain Goes Home Today" with subheads and related cartoon. Nice for display. A few related photos and map are on the back page. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding h... See More  

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$62.00
184460

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Byron Nelson & Bobby Jones Golf Augusta GA 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215334108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1937 * Fourth Masters Tournament (day 2) * Byron Nelson and Bobby Jones photos * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The sport's section (page 10) has a banner headline: "Amateurs Star as Nelson Retains 3-Stoke Lead in Masters' Golf Tourney" with subheads, 2 photos and scores. First report coverage on day 2 of the 1937 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very... See More  

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$42.00
184459

ANTI-JEWISH RIOTS Pogrom in Britain JEWS re. Sergrants Affair 1947 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944339372

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 6, 1947 * Anti-Jewish riots in Britain (pogrom) * re. The Sergeants affair * Manchester & Liverpool * Anti-semitism The top of the front page has a one column heading: "35 ZIONIST LEADERS DETAINED AS BOMB KILLS 3 CONSTABLES" with subheads. (see) Page 4 has a one column heading: "ANTI-JEWISH ACTS RECUR IN BRITAIN" with subhead and related photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 i... See More  

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$48.00
184458

WARSAW GHETTO UPRISING ENDS w/ Jews Jewish Massacre 1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215332933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1943 * Warsaw Ghetto Uprising ends in failure * German occupied Poland - Nazi atrocities * Jewish resistance - Jews Page 4 has one column headlines: "JEWS' LAST STAND FELLED 1,000 NAZIS" "Battle in Warsaw Ghetto Was Aided by Armed Squads of Polish Guerrillas" "More Slaughter Starts" and more. (see) See photos for text on the end of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising.  Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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$72.00
184457

MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE Brigham Young & John D. Lee TRIAL 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392944338501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 29, 1875 * Mountain Meadows Massacre * Mormons - Mormonism trial * John D. Lee - Brigham Young Page 7 has a brief article headed: "The Mountain Meadow Massacre" with subhead. See image for text. Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, nice condition.

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$42.00
184456

Best ANAHEIM DUCKS win Stanley Cup Hockey NHL CHAMPIONSHIP Trophy 2007 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215331586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 7, 2007 * Anaheim Ducks win their only Stanley Cup * National Hockey League - NHL * California's very first team champions * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The top of the front page has a four column photo showing Scott Niedermayer holding up the Stanley Cup trophy. Also a three column heading: "Ducks get last laugh--and the Cup to show for it" Much more in the sport's section with front page headline: "Webbed Feat" with photo. More inside. Great to have in this famous L.A. publication. Complete with all 5 sections, very nice condition.

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$68.00
184455

ALBERT EINSTEIN Theory of Relativity Time & Space Physics 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215330903

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 26, 1929 * Albert Einstein * Theory of Relativity & more The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN'S THEORY TRACED TO SOURCES" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition, small binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:08

$48.00
184454

Best CHESTER TURNER Los Angeles SERIAL KILLER Found Guilty 2007 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373215328859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 1, 2007 * Chester Turner found guilty * American serial killer - murderer * Los Angeles Women victims The front page has a one column heading: "L.A. man guilty in 11 deaths" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo of Turner in the courtroom. Nice to have in this Los Angeles publication, the location of the murders. Complete with all 68 pages, great condition.

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Ends October 16, 2020 15:07

$62.00
184441

Rare General BENEDICT ARNOLD Lengthy Letter Revolutionary War 1781 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392943996478

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, June 23, 1781  * Rare Benedict Arnold letter * American Revolutionary War Taking over half of page 2 and most of page 3 are taken up with an excellent and very detailed letter from Brigadier-General Benedict Arnold and his occupation of the Petersburg and Williamsburg areas and his actions in the vicinity in April and May, detailed in an almost day-by-day diary of his actions (see for portions). It concludes on page 2 where it is signed in type: B. Arnold. Four pages, 7 1/4 by 12 inches, partial red tax stamp on the ftpg., period writing at the top of page 2.

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$76.00
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