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186846

Early Lake ERIE CANAL First Ship Steam Boat Travel in New York 1825 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417651108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 5, 1825  * Early Erie Canal * 1st boat - ship journey Perhaps the most notable event reported is headed: "FROM BUFFALO" which tells of the first vessel--The Seneca Chief--to traverse the new Erie Canal. Although brief, the event was quite historic. Other news found within include an early American execution, cannibalism, a mention of German-Jews, a letter from John Quincy Adams, The Morris Canal, and more. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of the period."

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Ends February 04, 2021 14:59

$60.00
186824

LOU GEHRIG 4 Home Runs in a Row New York YANKEES & John McGraw 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417368460

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 4, 1932 * New York Yankees baseball * Lou Gehrig (Iron Horse) * 4 home runs in single game The top of page 8 has a two column heading: "Gehrig Hits Four Consecutive Home Runs to Equal Record Of Robert Lowe Made in 1894" (see) Complete with 10 pages, light toning at the margins, small tear along the top margin, generally nice.  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:09

$40.00
186822

ORANGE COUNTY California Files for Chap. 9 BANKRUPTCY 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082456453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 7, 1994 * Orange County, California * Files for Bankruptcy The front page has a banner headline: "Orange County Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Creditor Seeks Payment" with subheads and related photo. Lengthy text continues inside. Nice to have in this famous West Coast publication. Complete 1st section only with 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:08

$44.00
186821

LOUIS MEYER Wins Indianapolis INDY 500 Milk Tradition Begins 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417367283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, N.C. May 31, 1936 * Louis Meyer wins 3rd Indianapolis 500 * Automobile race at speedway - Indiana * The drinking of milk tradition begins The front page has a three column heading: "Louis Meyer Shatters Records In Third Indianapolis Victory" with subhead and related illustration. (see) No mention of him drinking milk in this report but history shows that he did which started the tradition. Complete with 32 pages, light toning, a little margins wear, should be handled with care. source: Indy 500: Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Louis Meyer regularly drank buttermilk to refresh himself on a hot day and happened to drink some in Victory Lane as a matter of habit after winning the 1936 ... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:08

$42.00
186820

PRESTON TUCKER Indictment FRAUD 1949 Torpedo Sedan AUTOMOBILE 1949 Det Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417367141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, June 12, 1949 * Preston Tucker indicted for fraud * Automobile designer & entrepreneur * 1948 Tucker Sedan "Tucker Torpedo" fame The front page has a one column heading: "Tucker Rips Autop Maker" with subhead. (see) Coverage on Preston Tucker's indictment for mail fraud. Great to have in a Detroit publication, rare as such. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. Some small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:08

$44.00
186819

FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL East Germany Brandenburg Gate w/ Photo 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417366976

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 10, 1989  * Fall of the Berlin Wall (1st report) * Brandenburg Gate w/ photo The top of the front page has a headline: "East Germany Opens Borders; Wall Has 'No More Meaning'" with subheads and related photo. More inside. Complete 1sat section only with pages 1-44, very nice condition.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:07

$88.00
186818

Bonnie & Clyde Marvin BARROW GANG Shootout Blanche Capture PHOTO 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417366761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE July 26, 1933. * Clyde Barrow Gang * Machine Gun Battle * Outlaws Bonnie & Clyde * Famous photo of capture (Blanche) The bottom of the back page has a four column photo with heading: "Gang Of Bandit Suspects Engages In Machine Gun Battle With Iowa Posse; Two Captured" with brief text. Coverage on the machine gun battle with police at their wooded hide-away in which Marvin Barrow and his wife, Blanche, were captured. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also a nice front page headline concerning the ongoing killings in gangland Chicago, pretty much what is happening today under Democrat leadership. Complete with 30 pages, rag editi... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:07

$57.00
186817

HENRY FORD Automobile Pioneer Crash Car Wreck Murder Attempt ? 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417366207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 31, 1927 * Henry Ford assassination attempt ? * Automobile magnate car wreck * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "ATTEMPT TO KILL FORD FAILS" with subheads. Photo of Ford is on the back page. Complete with 38 pages, light toning, some margin wear, more so along the spine, nice for display as such.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:06

$57.00
186816

GEORGE S. PATTON World War II U.S. Army General Death BURIAL 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082453204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 25, 1945 * General George S. Patton death burial * Post World War II reports The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "PATTON BURIED AT SIDE OF 3D ARMY PRIVATE" with subhead and related pictorial. Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:06

$48.00
186815

USS WASP Aircraft Carrier Guadalcanal SINKING 1942 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082452213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, October 27, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Wasp sinking * Battle of Guadacanal * World War II - WWII The front page has a four column heading: "3rd U. S. Losses Carrier Lost" with subhead: "Wasp Sinking Sept. 15 Heightens Gloom on Pacific Outlook" and photo. Coverage contines inside with another photo. (see) "This sinking actually happened over a month ago but was not made public until now making this still a first report. Complete with 22 pages, some small ink notations throughout including on just above the front page heading that reads: "wwII", light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:05

$67.00
186814

TED DRAKE Arsenal Football Club (Soccer) 7 GOALS Record Game 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082451646

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 15, 1935 * Ted Drake - Arsenal football club (soccer) * Villa Park, Aston, Birmingham, England * Seven goals - top-flight record game Page 4 of this section has a one column heading: "SOCCER MARK SET AS 60,000 LOOK ON" with subheads that include: "Seven Goals by Drake of Arsenal Best Under English League's New Rule" and more. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally good. wikipedia notes: The 1935–36 season First Division match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park took place on 14 December 1935. Arsenal won the fixture 7–1 with all of their seven go... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:05

$39.00
186813

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opeing Day PREMIERE ADVERTISEMENT 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082451059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 11, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz * Opening day advertisement (2 DAYS PRIOR) * Judy Garland and more Page 4 has an historic advertisement in early film history. See images for a 6 x 6 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in New York City. This was 6 days prior to it's grand opening. New York City was one of the first cities to release this film making this ad rare as such, especially being 6 days prior. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:04

$52.00
186812

ED GEIN Plainfield Wisconsin Serial Killer & Body Snatcher ARREST 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082450583

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, November 21, 1957 * Ed Gein caught & arrested * Murderer and body snatcher * Plainfield, Wisconsin butcher The front page has a small one column heading: "Collector of Head Faces Murder Charge" (see) His killings, collecting of corpses and what he did with those bodies where portrayed in many movies including "Psycho" and "Silence of the Lambs" . Complete with 6 pages, a little margin wear, a few small binding holes along the spine/1st column.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:04

$47.00
186811

SEATTLE SLEW Thoroughbred Horse Racing Loses 1st Race J. O. TOBIN 1977 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082449728

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the Los Angeles Times, July 4, 1977 * Triple Crown winner Seattle Slew * Thoroughbred horse racing * Loses 1st race to J. O. Tobin The top of the front page of this section has a banner headline: "J.O. TOBIN AND SHOE SLAY THE SLEW" with subheads and a few related photos. Nice for display. Great to have in this West Coast publication. Sport's section only with 8 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:03

$67.00
186810

RMS CARPATHIA Titanic Rescue Fame SUNK by German U-Boat 55 1918 WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082449009

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass. July 20, 1918 * RMS Carpathia sunk by German submarine U-55 * Famous for rescuing the RMS Titanic survivors The top of the front page has a one column heading: "CARPATHIA IS SUNK" with subheads and photo. (see) I wonder how many people knew that this ocean liner, famous for the rescue of the Titanic survivors actually was sunk by a German U-boat during World War I ? Much more on World War I events of the day. Complete with 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library label within the masthead, generally good.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:03

$85.00
186809

Very Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Providence RI Rhode Island 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417360404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, May 27, 1779  * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This issue is volume 1, number 11. The front page reports on a letter "...from a tory in England to his friend in New York, written in cypher...Upon deciphering it, it was found that the writer gives a very serious account of the uneasiness, tumults and mobs in England...destination of the fleet that lately left New York...some conjecture was bound to Georgia, others to Canada, while others suspect it is designed for Chesapeake Bay to form a junction with the troops of ... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:03

$1,075.00
186808

JAMES T. CALLENDER Thomas Jefferson Dispute Slave Sally Hemings 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082447117

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK EVENING POST, Aug. 16, 1802  * President Thomas Jefferson * Slave Sally Hemings * James T. Callender Pages 2 and 3 have content on the on-going feud between Thomas Jefferson and James Callender under the heading: "Jefferson & Callender", this being essay #2 of a series. Callender had a reputation as a "scandalmonger, due to the content of some of his reporting, which overshadowed the political content. He was a central figure in the press wars between the Federalist and Democratic-Republican parties. In the late 1790s, Thomas Jefferson sought him out to attack President John Adams, which Callender did. After Jefferson won the presidency, Callender expected employment as a postmaster, which was denied by Jeff... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:02

$55.00
186807

Outlaws AL BRADY GANG Bangor ME Maine SHOOTOUT vs. G-Men PHOTOS 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417359255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, N.C. (Weekly), October 18, 1937 * Al Brady Gang shootout * Bangor ME Maine * F.B.I. - G-Men agents (1st report) The front page has a two column pictorial with heading: "Two Killers Reach End of the Trail" with brief text underneath. Coverage on the famous shootout in Bangor, Maine between the Brady gang and the F.B.I. Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:02

$57.00
186806

Best LUCILLE BALL "I Love Lucy" Television Comedy Actress DEATH 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082446108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 27, 1989 * Lucille Ball death (1st report) * Actress - comedienne -  model * "I Love Lucy" television sitcom * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has four photos of Lucille Ball with a ftpg. report headed: "Lucille Ball Dies; TV's Comic Genius Was 77" with a related subhead. Much more on her on page 3, including two more related photos. Terrific to have this report in a L.A. newspaper, home of the television/film industries, home to Lucy Ball, and the city where she died. The complete first section with pages 1-44, piece torn away at the upper right corner (unrelated) (see), otherwise very nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:01

$135.00
186155

DARIEN GA McIntosh County Georgia NEGROES Lynchings Martial Law 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037803315

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 9, 1930  * George Grant & Willie Bryan Negro lynchings  * Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia martial law The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "NEGRO LYNCHED AS SLAYER; CALL GEORGIA TROOPS" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negroes George Grant & Willie Bryan at Darien, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Oth... See More  

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Ends January 30, 2021 15:10

$57.00
186796

President THOMAS JEFFERSON Losing Virginia Popularity 1802 Hudson NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075058427

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, April 6, 1802  * President Thomas Jefferson * Losing popularity in Virginia ? Over a full page is taken up with an interesting letter: "To my Fellow Citizens of Richmond" signed by: James Rind. It is prefaced with: "Mr. Jefferson is said to be losing his popularity in Virginia as fast as he acquired it, and the following address from a gentleman, who was formerly amongst his greatest admirers, & who is the most respectable of the party in...Richmond, is a full proof that the report has good foundation...". Another page has: "By a treaty recently concluded between his Catholic majesty and the first Consul, SPAIN CEDES to FRANCE the POSSESSION OF LOUISIANA...", a ste... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:24

$33.00
186795

Infamous QUARANTINE HOSPITAL Burning Tompkinsville Staten Island 1858 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075056567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 2, 1858  * Quarantine Hospital burning * Bayley Seton Hospital * Tompkinsville, Staten Island Page 4 has a column headed: "Great Conflagration at Staten Island" "Destruction of the Quarantine Establishment" with much detail on the burning of the Quarantine Hospital, the city's first line of defense against migrant-borne infectious diseases. Also: "News From Utah" and "From St. Louis...Colored Emigration to Hayti" and "The Kansas Gold Mines". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:21

$33.00
186794

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opening Week REVIEW Description 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075056421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 7 ONLY of the Chicago Daily Tribune, August 27, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz film - movie * Opening week review w/ photo * Judy Garland and more Page 5 of this section has a banner headline: "Ballyhoo and Judy Garland Lure Crowds to 'Wizard of Oz'" which is a description of the film which opened in Chicago just 2 days prior. The top of page 4 has a photo of the scarecrow with heading: "Man Who Wanted A Brain" Also a small advertisement for that day. (see) Complete section 7 only with 6 pages, rag edition, printing flaw on the front page (unrelated), nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:21

$57.00
186793

SIEGE OF YORKTOWN w/ 1781 Virginia Battle MAP & More Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410601341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 12, 1862  The full ftpg. is taken up with advertisements, while most of page 3 is taken up with a huge & very detailed map with a banner headline in larger type than is commonly found: "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN IN 1781" with a lengthy subhead (see). Various one column Civil War heads on pages 2, 4, 5 & 7. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:20

$54.00
186792

Battle of Santiago de Cuba Spain SURRENDERS Spanish-American War 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075054727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY INTER OCEAN, Chicago, July 15, 1898  * Battle of Santiago de Cuba * Spanish Navy surrenders * Spanish-American War Most of the front page is taken up with headlines on the Spanish-American War including: "SANTIAGO IS TAKEN" "Spanish Forces of General Toral Surrender to the Army of the United States" "Captive Troops Will Be Sent Home To Spain" "Porto Rico Next" "SPAIN HOLDING OUT" "Government Announces That It Has Instructed Toral to Resist to the End" and much more. Complete issue, various tears at the margins, generally good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:18

$40.00
186791

18th Century RUNAWAY SLAVE Advertisement in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410599651

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Dec. 16, 1794 * Rare 18th century American title * Runaway slave 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 runaway slave. Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:18

$38.00
186790

Charles PRETTY BOY FLOYD Bank Robber & Public Enemy No. 1 KILLED 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075054002

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, October 23, 1934  * Charles Pretty Boy Floyd * Public enemy No. 1 killed The front page has a one column heading: "Argue Custody Of Floyd's Pal" with subhead. (see) Page 4 has a nice pictorial showing a dead Floyd and a shed where he was killed with heading: "Pretty Boy Floyd's Career Ends on a Morgue Slab After Corn Crib Killing" (see) Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:18

$88.00
186789

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Lucy Stone & More 1880 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075053678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Boston, Oct. 23, 1880  * Rare publication - Women's suffrage * Lydia Maria Child death (1st report) Rare women's suffrage paper founded in 1870, produced by--among others--Lucy Stone, Alice Blackwell, Julia Ward Howe, and Mary Livermore. Published: "...to the interests of Woman, to her educational, industrial, legal & political Equality, & especially to her right of Suffrage" as noted on the ftpg. Among the articles: "Death Of Mrs. Child" "Women Voting In New York" among many other articles. Eight pages, some tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:17

$68.00
186788

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE California Woman Voting Votes Rights VICTORY ? 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410596698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, October 12, 1911 * Women's suffrage in California * Voting rights for females The front page has a one column heading: "SUFFRAGE IS APPARENTLY VICTORIOUS IN STATE" with subheads. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:16

$45.00
186786

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410596191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 28, 1798 * Rare 18th century American publication Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements, including one for a runaway slave on the back page. Four pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:15

$36.00
186784

MARY TODD LINCOLN Suicide Attempt OSCEOLA MILLS Pennsylvania FIRE 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075050626

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1875 * Osceola Mills PA Pennsylvania fire disaster * Mary Todd Lincoln's suicide attempt The front page has one column headings: "DESTRUCTION OF A TOWN" "Osceola, Penn., Swept Over By Forest Fires" and more. Page 7 has a small heading: "Mrs. Lincoln" See image for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, light toning a little wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:14

$47.00
186783

THE AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE Slavers Ships Captures from Africa 1858 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410595319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Maine, Nov. 12, 1858 * The African slavery trade - slaves Page 4 has two brief reports on the capture of2 slavers, one off the coast of Charleston and another off of Cuba. (see) Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:13

$33.00
186782

MEXICO City French Occupy MAP Vicksburg MS Port Hudson 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075049456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Jan. 29, 1863  * Front Page Map of Mexico * Port Hudson MS * Vicksburg, Mississippi The front page. has a large map headed: "THE FRENCH IN MEXICO. Operations of the French Army--The Route of the Troops from Vera Cruz to the Mexican Capital" with related front page heads as well. There are also front page Civil War reports including: "Rebel Army Under General Joe Johnston Marching to Vicksburg" "Vicksburg & Port Hudson to be Held at All Hazards" "Another Impending Battle" and more. Additional Civil War reports on the inside and back pages. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:13

$32.00
186781

JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER Standard Oil Tycoon & Philanthropist DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075048892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, May 24, 1937  * John D. Rockefeller death * Oil tycoon & philanthropist The top of the front page has a photo of "John D. Rockefeller, Sr." headed: "Dead Philanthropist". Also a banner headline announcing: "Federal Unemployment Insurance Held Valid" with related subheads. Fourteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:13

$40.00
186780

CARL LEWIS Win 2nd of 4 Gold Medals Summer Olympics Track & Field 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075048055

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Aug. 7, 1984 * Carl Lewis wins 2nd of 4 gold medals * 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles The front page has a headline that reads: "Lewis gets gold--but short of record" with photo of Lewis and more.  Lewis was trying to Match Jesse Owens four gold medals he won in 1936 Berlin. Lewis would achieve this in the following days,. Much more on the 1984 Summer Olympics in other events in the sport's section. Complete with all sections (44 pages), nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:12

$45.00
186779

JOHN DILLINGER GANG Chicago Bank Safe Deposit Boxes Robbery 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075047658

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, Dec. 14, 1933  * John Dillinger gang bank robbery  * Before He became nationally known The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "7 Bandits Listen to Police Radio While Looting Bank" (see) This was the work of the John Dillinger Gang while he & fellow gangsters were in the midst of the Mid-Western crime spree. Complete with 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:11

$44.00
186778

Rare ANTI CATHOLIC Popish Hierarchy 1835 NYC Old Newspaper w/ Masthead Engraving


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075047324

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DOWNFALL OF BABYLON, New York, February 28, 1835  * Anti-Catholic A quite rare & unusual weekly (later semi-monthly) newspaper with strong anti-Catholic leanings published by: "Samuel B. Smith, Late a Popish Priest", as noted in the dateline. This newspaper published from 1834-1839 & features an engraving in the masthead showing various churches in ruin (see) and a subtitle: "Or, the Triumph of Truth Over Popery". Over a full page is taken up with a chapter on: "The Moral Corruption of the Popish Hierarchy, Monks, Nuns, and People". One of the more sensational stories exploited in later issues of this newspaper was "The Awful Disclosures of Maria Monk", a story of a nun which revealed that the nunnery at the Hot... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:11

$27.00
186777

Great TELEVISION Invention Experiments John Logie Baird w/ PHOTOS 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075047134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, February 19, 1928  * John Baird - father of television * TV in it's infancy - inventions Page XX 14 (near the back) has a nice banner headline: "RADIO IMAGES ARE GLIMPSING ACROSS THE ATLANTIC" with subhead: "Scotsman's Road To Television Fraught With Many Obstacles" and 3 related photos showing John L. Baird, considered one of the inventors of television. A very early & significant report on the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. A significant issue for any collector of television history. The complete Sunday edition with 150+ pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally in good... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:10

$68.00
186776

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal CAPTURED Arrest 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410591979

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., December 14, 1934 * Albert Fish captured - arrested * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "Fish Admits Kidnapping and Murder" with subhead. (see) Early coverage on Albert Fish admitting the murder of Grace Budd. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:09

$57.00
186775

Rare Mediums GHOSTS Spectres Appatition 1886 Phenomenal SPIRITUALISM Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410591019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEDIUM AND DAYBREAK, London, Dec. 3, 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: "The Mind Not immortal" "Spirit Recognition" "Spiritual Experiences Cannot Be Recorded" "Mind Limits to Spirit Manifestation" "Mysticism & Crime" & 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 January 29, 2021 15:09

$75.00
186774

RMS TITANIC White Star Line 2ND TRIP Southhampton Advertisement 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410590654

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES, London, England, April 13, 1912  * Pre Sinking the RMS Titanic * 2nd trip from England advertisement Although the Titanic had just departed England the day prior, page 2 has an advertisements for the White Star Line selling tickets on its next departure from England: "...Largest Steamers In The World...Titanic...Wed., May 1..." with particulars of other ships & departures as well. The Titanic would strike the iceberg the very next day of this date. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:08

$72.00
186773

ST. ANTHONY'S HOSPITAL Effingham Illinois FIRE Disaster 1949 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410590189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CENTRE DAILY TIMES, State College, Penn. April 5, 1949 * St. Anthony's Hospital Fire Disaster * Effingham, Illinois The top of the front page has a banner headline above the masthead: "50 Feared Killed in Hospital Fire" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 10 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally good.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:08

$40.00
186772

BATTLE OF WARSAW Miracle of the Vistula Polish-Soviet War Poland 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075043647

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 16, 1920 * Battle of Warsaw (1920) * Miracle of the Vistula * Polish-Soviet War - Poland The front page has a great banner headline: "WARSAW GATES STOP REDS" with subheads. (see) Very nice for display. Complete with 18 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:07

$44.00
187350

H.H. HOLMES 1st U.S. Serial Killer Chicago MURDER CASTLE Trial 1895 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373436668797

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Oct. 30, 1895 * H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett * America's 1st serial killer trial * Chicago murder castle The top of page 2 has one column headings: "HIS COUNSEL RECALED" "Holmes Gives Up the Attempt to Conduct His Own Defense" and more. (see) Coverage at the end of the trial against H. H. Holmes for murder. Holmes is considered to be America's first serial killer. Nice to have in a publication close to Philadelphia, the city where the trial took place. Complete with 4 pages, light toning, a little wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:51

$47.99
187349

1912 WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Parade NYC Demonstration w/ Photo 1912 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373436663487

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 4, 1912 * Women's suffrage movement * NYC parade demonstration * Suffragists - suffragettes march The top of the front page has a two column photo with heading: "Big Woman's Suffrage Demonstration Is Made Today In New York City" with subhead and photo. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 16 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:46

$37.99
187348

1912 NOVARUPTA VOLCANO ERUPTION Erupts Kodiak Alaska Disaster 1912 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373436646712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 11, 1912 * Novarupta volcano eruption * Kodiak & more, Alaska disaster The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BIG DAMAGE IS DONE TO TOWNS IN ALASKA" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 14 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:32

$37.99
186768

Preußenschlag RAPE OF PRUSSIA German Weimar Republic NAZIFICATION 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373410382043

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1932 * Preußenschlag "Rape of Prussia" * End of German Weimar Republic step * Free State of Prussia cabinet dismissed The top of the front page has a three column headline: "REICH SEIZES PRUSSIA, NAMES DICTATOR; ARMY OUSTS OFFICIALS AND RULES BERLIN; PAPEN ACTS UNDER HINDENBURG'S ORDERS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 3 with a few photos of key figures. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain ... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:27

$40.00
186767

DANIEL MENDOZA Jewish Boxer vs. Humphries 1st BOXING Fight Jews 1788 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393074792722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 22, 1788  * Daniel Mendoza - The fighting Jew * Richard Humphries - 1st of 3 fight Inside has most of a column taken up with: "Mendoza's Answer to Humphries' Challenge" signed in type: Daniel Mendoza. Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer who transformed the English stereotype of a Jew from a weak, defenseless person into someone deserving of respect. He is said to have been the first Jew to talk to the King, George III. He was the British boxing champion from 1792-1795. The letter is interesting in the particulars of the conditions of the proposed boxing match. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:26

$54.00
187347

HENRY HUTTLESTON ROGERS Standard Oil Refining Leader DEATH 1909 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393105294579

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 19, 1909 * Henry Huttleston Rogers death * Standard Oil refining leader The top of the front page has a two column headline: "H.H. ROGERS, STANDARD OIL MAGNATE, DIES AS RESULT OF APOPLEXY" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:20

$37.99
187346

Early NIGHT BASEBALL ? to Begin in 1909 League Park Cincinnati ? MLB Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393105283159

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 24, 1909 * MLB night baseball to begin in 1909 ? The top of page 2 has a two column heading: "NIGHT BASEBALL IS NO A POSSIBILITY" with subheads and two related photos. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, small tape mend within masthead, generally nice. source: Cincinnati Magazine: With a now legendary click, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt tapped a telegraph key at the White House at precisely 8:30 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 1935. Approximately 500 miles ... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:06

$36.99
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