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184232

VENUSTIANO CARRANZA Assassination Murder MEXICAN Revolution 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198475909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1920 * Venustiano Carranza assassination * Rodolfo Herrero - Mexican Revolution The top of the front page has a three column headline:  "CARRANZA KILLED BY HIS OWN TROOPS; SIX OF HIS COMPANIONS ALSO ARE SLAIN; OBREGON CENSURES 'COWARDLY OFFICERS'"  with subheads and illustration. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of Venustiano Carranza. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:02

$48.00
184231

AMELIA EARHART Woman Aviator Post Airplane Flight Welcome HOME 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198471994

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1928 * Aviatrix Amelia Earhart * Post Atlantic Ocean flight * Airplane "Friendship" The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CITY GREETS MISS EARHART; GIRL FLIER, SHY AND SMILING, SHARES PRAISE WITH MATES" with subheads. (see) 1st report coverage on Amelia Earhart's return to America after her famous airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Lengthy text continues on page 2 with two related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:01

$57.00
184230

COLD WAR ENDS Dissolution of the Soviet Union & Mikhail Gorbachev 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198469205

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 26, 1991  * Dissolution of the Soviet Union * President Mikhail Gorbachev * End of the "Cold War" The ftpg. features a two line banner headline of a significant event: "Gorbachev Steps Down; 'Nuclear Button' to Yelstin; Red Flag Lowered" with subheads and three related photos. Much more inside, lengthy text. Complete with all sections, 130+ pages, great condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:01

$62.00
184229

EARLY Rare 17th Century 323 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1697 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198466892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 10, 1697 * Among the 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 f... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:00

$37.00
184228

NAZIS Armies Germany SURRENDERING in Europe w/ Photo 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198466554

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUNDAY NEWS, New York City, May 6, 1945 * Nazis surrendering in Europe * Hans-Georg von Friedeburg The front page has a nice banner headline: "3 MORE NAZI ARMIES YIELD" with photo of Admiral von Friedeburg signing surrender papers. Tabloid size. Incomplete issue containing 16 of the 76 pages, a little light foxing, a few tiny margin tears, nice for display as such. Note: It's very uncommon to find these famous tabloid publications from this era.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:00

$33.00
184227

STOCK MARKET Wall Street New York City 10,000 Milestone 1999 L.A. CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198466358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 30, 1999  * Stock Market hits 10,000 for 1st time ever The top of the front page has two column photo with heading: "Dow's Streak Continues With Close Above 10,000" with subhead. (See) More inside. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 15:00

$67.00
184226

Best PAULETTE GODDARD Hollywood Movie Film Actress & Model DEATH 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198466229

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 24, 1990 * Paulette Goddard death (1st report) * Movie - film & Broadway actress * Charlie Chaplin's leading lady * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has small photo of Goddard with heading: "Paulette Goddard Dies" the top of page 30 has a one column heading: "Films' Paulette Goddard; Was Saucy Star of 1930s and '40s"  with photo of Goddard with Charlie Chaplin. (see) Another related article at the bottom of the front page of section F. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), very nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:59

$62.00
184225

JEFFERSON DAVIS Annual Message re. Arming of Slaves ? 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198465972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 11, 1864  * Jefferson Davis message * The arming of Slaves ? The front page has over half the first column taken up with Civil War heads including: "Important Rebel News" "Annual Message of the Rebel President to Congress" "Jeff Davis Pronounces Sherman, Grant & Banks All failures" "Atlanta and Richmond Not Vital Points" "The Rebel Chief Opposes the Arming of the Slaves" and more. The message by Davis takes over half of the front page & is signed in type: Jefferson Davis. Eight pages, slightly irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:58

$38.00
184224

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN Second Election Victory WIN 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198465799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 10, 1864  * Abraham Lincoln's election win (2nd) * Original American Civil War reporting Page 5 is mostly taken up with details on the election results, with nice first column heads reading in part: "THE RESULT" "Additional Election Returns from All Parts of the Country" "New Jersey, Kentucky and Delaware for McClellan" "All the Others for the Administration" "About 225,000 Majority of the Popular Vote and 192 of the Electoral Vote for Lincoln" with various charts showing results.  Various war-related reports throughout with the back page having much from the Confederacy. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the spine from disbinding, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:58

$92.00
184223

ABRAHAM LINCOLN En Route President & Jefferson Davis Inauguration 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198465706

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 19, 1861  * Jefferson Davis inaugural * Confederate President * Abraham Lincoln en route Page 5 has column heads with continued & detailed coverage of Lincoln's trip from his home to the nation's capital: "The President Elect En Route" "The Receptions In This State" "Enthusiasm Of The People" "His Arrival In Albany" "Immense Turnout" "The Speeches" "The Reception In this City" and more. But perhaps the most notable content is on the back page with: "Inauguration of Jefferson Davis" datelines from Montgomery, Feb. 18. The report has the text of his inaugural address. Also on the bkpg: "Reception of Mr. Lincoln in the Metropolis" "Vice President Hamlin" "Mr. Lincoln's Reception in Philadelphia" a... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:57

$84.00
184222

Best ELVIS PRESLEY DEATH Memphis TN Tennessee w/ Photos 1977 Old Newspaper RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198465219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977. * Hometown Issue * Elvis Presley Death * Great For Display The front page has a historic banner headline: "Memphis Leads World in Mourning For Elvis Presley" with subheads and related photos. Photos inside as well. (see) Best to have in this title.  Complete in 50 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:56

$40.00
184220

1796 Newspaper President GEORGE WASHINGTON & John Jay Letters SHEPHERDSTOWN WV


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198464337

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Nov. 16, 1796  * President George Washington * John Jay letters Page 2 contains two letters, each signed in type by the President: G. Washington, one to the residents of Shepherdstown in response to their note on Washington's coming retirement. Page 3 has a letter to the governor of New York, with his replay signed in type: John Jay, plus another letter signed by John Jay. Four pages, tiny wear hole at a fold juncture not close to mentioned content, some numeric doodling in the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:55

$68.00
184219

Lot of (9) Rare 18th Century AMERICAN Post Rev. War 1790's Original Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934947631

Offered are 9 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: 18th CENTURY LOT - a group of 9 American newspapers comprised the the Massachusetts Spy of 1797 (4 issues) and the Independent Chronicle, 1795 (5 issues). All have damage.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:54

$72.00
184218

Rare & Early 18th Century LONDON England 1733 Old UK Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198464011

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE UNIVERSAL SPECTATOR & WEEKLY JOURNAL, London, July 14, 1733  * Rare 18th century publication A very uncommon & early title we have rarely offered in our 44 years in this business. The four pages contain various news from London & elsewhere, plus advertisements taking up the entire back page. Four pages, 10 1/4 by 13 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:54

$57.00
184217

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934947083

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE POST-BOY, London, May 24, 1715  * Rare & early 18th century issue * Nice masthead engravings The back page has a brief report mentioning America: "John Floyer, Esq; is appointed Secretary of New-England, in the room of Isaac Addington, lately deceas'd." A single sheet newspaper, 8 1/2 by 14 inches, scattered foxing, two handsome engravings in the masthead. Nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:53

$48.00
184216

Best Earvin MAGIC JOHNSON Los Angeles Lakers Star Player has AIDS 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934946972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 9, 1991 * Earvin Magic Johnson has AIDS * Los Angeles Lakers basketball star The front page has a three column heading: "Don't Feel Sorry for Me,' Magic Says" with subheads and related photo. (see) Great to have in this L.A. publication, the home of the Lakers. Complete 1st section only with 30 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:53

$57.00
184215

MAGIC JOHNSON Michigan State Spartans College Basketball CHAMPIONS1979 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934946796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, March 27, 1979  * Michigan State Spartans vs. Indiana State * Earvin Magic Johnson vs. Larry Bird * NCAA Division 1 Basketball Championship * From the home of the Los Angeles Lakers (rare) The front page of the Sports Section has a banner headline related to the highly-anticipated showdown between Earvin "Magic" Johnson, of Michigan State, and Larry Bird, of Indiana State, in the NCAA Championship: "Michigan State Puts Bird in a Gilded Cage", with subhead: "Spartans' Zone the Key to NCAA Title, 75-64". Below the headline is a photo showing "Magic" Johnson with his classic smile and his index finger raised to the air declaring Michigan State as the number 1 team in the NCAA. A second ar... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:53

$140.00
184214

WINNIE RUTH JUDD Guilty Gets Death Sentence "Trunk Murderess" 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198462044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PRESCOTT JOURNAL MINER, Arizona, February 9, 1932 * Winnie Ruth Judd death sentence * "The Trunk Murderess" The front page has a great banner headline: "RUTH JUDD MUST HANG ON ARIZONA'S GALLOWS" with subhead and photo of Judd. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 6 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:52

$52.00
184213

BLACK HAWK DOWN Helicopters Incident Battle of Mogadishu Somalia 1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934946435

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 4, 1993 * Battle of Mogadishu - Somalia * Black Hawk Down incident * Operation Gothic Serpent * Mohamed Farrah Aidid The front page has a one column heading: "5 U.S. Soldiers Killed, 24 Hurt in Somali Sweep" Text includes: "The Pentagon said two Army Black Hawk UH-60 helicopters also were 'lost in action' during the operation..." Complete with all sections (86 pages), great condition

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:52

$57.00
184211

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Chicago Gangster Goes To Prison for 11 Years 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934945870

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., May 3, 1932 * Al Capone gets 11 year term * Tax evasion - last chance denied * Chicago gangster boss The front page has a one column heading: "Plan Capone Transfer From Jail to Prison" with subhead. (see) First report coverage of Al Capone's last day of freedom as he is on his way to the Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:51

$40.00
184210

LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING Charles Jr. Found Dead 1st Report 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198461248

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., Extra, May 13, 1932  * Charles Lindbergh Jr. baby kidnapping * 1st report coverage of the death The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "LINDBERGH BABY FOUND DEAD" with subhead and photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:51

$88.00
184209

OSCAR II King of Sweden & Norway CORONATION 1873 New York Herald NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392934944192

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 13, 1873 * Oscar II coronation * King of Sweden & Norway The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "OSCAR II" "Crowned King Of Sweden" "Grasping The Sceptre" "Civic Illumination and General Rejoicing" and more. (see) Text takes over 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:50

$35.00
184208

BATTLE OF DRY Sorass LAKE Calif. Modoc Indians War Captain Jack 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373198459629

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1873  * Battle of Dry Lake * Modoc Indian War * Lava Beds - Captain Jack The top of page 7 has one column headings that include: "THE RED ENEMY" "Details of the Fight at Sorass Lake" "General Jack In Command" "A Victory At Last" "Rout of the Modocs, with the Loss of Horses and Ammunition" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 14:49

$44.00
184774

Best CHICAGO CUBS Wins National League Baseball MLB Pennant Flag 1932 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392964979145

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 21, 1932 * Chicago Cubs win NL pennant * MLB - Major League Baseball * Best title to be had (very rare ) The front page has a one column heading: "38,000 CHEER AS CUBS' VICTORY CLINCHES FLAG" with subhead. The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "CUBS DEFY EXPERTS AND HARD LUCK TO WIN" with various subheads and photos of each starting player including pitchers and manager. Also the box scores of the game that clinch the pennant. Nice for display here. More on page 3 of this section with a nice photo showing the team celebrating in the clubhouse. First report coverage on the 1932 Chicago Cubs winning the National League pennant. They would face the New York Yankees i... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 12:31

$89.99
184773

1985 MEXCIO CITY EARTHQUAKE 8.0 Magnitude Disaster 1985 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373247748875

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 19, 1985 * Mexico City earthquake disaster The front page has a banner headline: "7.8 Quake Rocks Mexico; Capital in Chaos as Buildings Fall; Death Toll Heavy" with subhead and related map. (see) Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with pages 1 to 34, nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 12:17

$37.99
184772

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE Wins Rose Bowl NCAA College Football vs. WSU 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373247743449

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, January 2, 1931 * Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Washington State The top of the front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "TIDE ROLLS BACK COUGARS, 24 TO 0" with subheads and lineups. Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, some spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends October 08, 2020 12:10

$47.99
184771

Best MICHAEL JORDAN #23 Chicago Bulls NBA Basketball DRAFT PICK 1984 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392964938520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, June 20, 1984 * Michael Jordan's NBA draft * Chicago Bulls professional basketball * One of the biggest dynasties in sports is born * Best publication to be had ? - rare as such The top of page 124 (sports) has a banner headline: "Thorn toots Jordan's horn" with subhead: "Bulls GM hopeful No. 1 draft pick can revive team" and photo of the young Jordan. (see) Text begins with: "To no one's surprise the Bulls took their long-awaited trip down Tobacco Road yesterday and came away with the player who has miles and miles of glittering reviews--North Carolina's Marvelous Michael Jordan..." (see) Page 116 has the complete draft list with all ten rounds. The back page has a list of the first round pic... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 11:42

$199.99
184770

WISCONSIN STATEHOOD Admitted 30th State Joins Union 1848 Washington DC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392964816796

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 29, 1848  * Wisconsin gains statehood The back page has: "An Act for the admission of the State of Wisconsin into the Union" which takes over half a column of text (see for portions). At the bottom it notes the Act was "Approved, May 29, 1848" which is the recorded date of Wisconsin joining the Union. Great to have this official report in this Washington, D.C. newspaper, the mouthpiece of the federal government.  Four pages, great condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 09:02

$69.99
184769

SAMUEL ADAMS LETTER Nice 18th Century Masthead Engraving 1795 Boston Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392964806964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, June 25, 1795  * Nice 18th century masthead Page 2 has a letter to the Mass. legislature concerning French ships in Mass. ports, signed in type by the governor: Samuel Adams. Four pages, very handsome masthead, never-trimmed margins, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 08:50

$44.99
184768

CHIEF BLUE JACKET Shawnee People Nortwest Indian War Peace ? 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373247396058

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, April 8, 1795  * Northwest Indian War * Gen. Anthony Wayne * Chief Blue Jacket * Shawnee People Page 3 has a report beginning: "Dispatches from General Wayne...inform that the famous Shawnees Chief called Blue Jacket, with a number of Chiefs and Warriors belonging to the Shawanees and Delawares, arrived at Head-Quarters...bearing a flag and suing for peace..." with more. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, various water staining.

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Ends October 08, 2020 08:23

$37.99
184767

Historic FUNDING ACT OF 1790 & Cape Henry Lighthouse Virginia in Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373247389550

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, New York, Oct. 6, 1790   * United States Funding Act of 1790 * Cape Henry Lighthouse construction * re. Benjamin Franklin's death The back page has not one, but two documents from the "Treasury Department" concerning carrying into effect the historic Funding Act of 1790, whereby the new federal government would assume the debts of the individual states incurred during the Revolutionary War. The back page also has a "Treasury Department" document on seeking bids to build what would become the historic Cape Henry Light House in Virginia. And a small item from the "War Department signed: H. Knox, on pensions to soldiers from the war. The front page has a brief item on the d... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 08:16

$114.99
184766

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Eve. Post England Old 1778 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392964770292

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, Dec. 31, 1778  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy The front page has some reports concerning the Revolutionary War including: "General Green, who now commands in New England, is the person whom the Americans look up to as their leader if Mr. Washington should die or be rendered incapable of service. Though but a young man & as yet only 32 years of age, he is esteemed one of the best officers living, and is generally stiled the American Wolfe." Another ftpg. report mentions: "...that 500 Hessians with several of their subaltern officers, had deserted from Gen. Clinton's army and gone over to Washington." Page 3 has some news including: "...authentic accounts ... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 08:05

$47.99
184765

BATTLE OF SAINT KITTS Frigate Bay West Indies REVOLUTIONARY WAR 1782 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392964766777

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, April 2, 1782  * Rare American Revolutionary War publication * Battle of Saint Kitts - British vs. French Navy Half of page 2 is taken up  with the treaty for the: "Capitulation of the Islands of St. Christopher's and Nevis, between Count de Grasse...and the Marquis  de Bouille...and Thomas Shirley...and Thomas Fraser, Brig. General, commander of  the troops of his Britannic Majesty". This was a notable naval battle of the Count de Grasse of France over the British commander Samuel Hood. A few other items relating to the war. Four pages, handsome lettering in the masthead, very small excise from near the top of the back leaf, very nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 08:01

$224.99
184764

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


eBay Auction Item # 373247347225

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 1, 1847  * Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna * Mexican-Amercian War Page 3 has a great letter from Santa Anna to Col. Childs, stating his request that Childs evacuate the city of Puebla and if he does so he would extend courtesies to his exit. The responding letter from Childs states he will have none of it--he will defend his position at Puebla. Ultimately Santa Anna would depart. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 07:53

$39.99
184763

JACOBITE Risings REBELLION The Pretender TREASON 1746 Old Edinburgh Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373247338068

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, Sept. 30, 1746  * Jacobite Rebellion conspirators * Battle of Culloden Much reporting from the on-going War of Austrian Succession. Much inside page content concerning the Jacobite Rebellion including a lengthy: "List of Such of the Rebel Prisoners as Were Sentenced on Tuesday, Sept. 23". Also a report: "We hear from all parts of  the British Plantations in America that there have been unparallel'd rejoicings on account of the defeat of the Rebels by his Royal  Highness the Duke of Cumberland." which was at the Battle of Culloden. There is a concerning the escape of the "Pretender's Son" from Scotland. Four pages, 8 by 10 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 07:43

$32.99
184762

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN Francois de Fleury Medal LETTER 1783 Post Rev. War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373247332456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 11, 1783  * Benjamin Franklin letter * Francois de Fleury * De Fleury Medal fame Page 2 has a letter from France, signed in type by: B. Franklin, in which he congratulates Lt. Col. de Fleury of France for the medal he is being presented for: "...the memory of your fine action at the attack of Stoney Point...". More after the Franklin letter noting others the medal, including Washington & Gates & noting that de Fleury is the first foreigner to be so honored by Congress. The de Fleury Medal is named in his honor. Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2020 07:39

$44.99
184761

FRENCH NORTH AFRICA Operation Torch INVASION Algiers 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392964749142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, November 8, 1942  * Operation Torch * French North Africa The top of the front page has a nice headline in bold lettering: "YANKS INVADE NORTH AFRICA" with subheads, photo of Eisenhower and related map. Nice for display. First report coverage on Operation Torch, the British-American invasion of French North Africa. Complete with all 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 08, 2020 07:33

$39.99
184760

USS BUNKER HILL Okinawa KAMIKAZE Airplanes Attacks 1945 World War II Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392964743486

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, June 28, 1945 * USS Bunker Hill - Essex-class aircraft carrier * Invasion of Okinawa - Kamikazes attack Page 3 has a photo showing the USS Bunker Hill burning with heading: "Bunker Hill in 1945" Also a three column heading: "Skipper Titled Blazing Carrier To Pour Burning Gas Into Sea" (see) First report coverage on the Japanese kamikaze attacks on the USS Bunker Hill during the invasion of Okinawa. Reporting on many disasters such as this were kept from the public, sometimes for many months, until the family members of the killed were all notified, giving the reason for this late report. Still a first report here. Complete tabloid size issue with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2020 07:26

$39.99
184759

RMS TITANIC SURVIVOR Socialite Madeleine Fieronte Astor DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373245588146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 28, 1940 * Madeleine Fiermonte Astor death (1st report) * American socialite & RMS Titanic survivor The top of page 22 has a one column heading: "MRS. FIERMONTE, 47, IS DEAD IN SOUTH" with subheads that include: "Survivor Of The Titanic" and more with photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small address stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends October 07, 2020 12:41

$57.99
184758

SUPERMAN 1st Year Daily Comic Strip Joe Shuster 1939 McClure Newspaper Syndicate


eBay Auction Item # 392963845677

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, October 18, 1939  * Superman B&W (comic strip) * 1st year of publication * Joe Siegel & Joe Shuster The feature is a first year printing of the "Superman" daily comic strip, which began in limited newspapers (through the McClure Newspaper Syndicate) on January 16, 1939.  A separate Sunday strip was added on November 5, 1939.  The daily strip had a story-line continuity which was separate from the weekly Sunday comic. These strips ran continuously until May 1966. In 1941, the McClure Syndicate had placed the strip in hundreds of newspapers. At its peak, the strip, featuring Superman, was in over 300 daily newspapers and 90 Sunday papers, with a readership of over 20 million. This "Superma... See More  

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Ends October 07, 2020 12:31

$34.99
184757

FORT FRONTENAC Kinston, Lake Ontario Post Rev. War Loyalists FUR 1783 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392963837384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 26, 1783  * Fort Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Page 3 has a report on why the final, Definitive Treaty of Peace, has been delayed. Also an item: "A number of Loyalists who have been used to the fur trade, are formed into a body upon a plan approved of by General Carleton, to build a town at Fort Frontiniac, on Lake Ontario, within the British lines, and have received such encouragement...that it is generally believed at New York they will rival any body of the Americans that mean to attempt the same trade." Page 6 has a nice article concerning emigrating from Europe to the American states, beginning: "The emigrants from Europe t the American States will be miserably disappointed: howeve... See More  

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Ends October 07, 2020 12:19

$26.99
184756

T. E. LAWRENCE OF ARABIA Revolt & WWI Fame Returns to England 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392963833426

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1929 * T. E. Lawrence returns to England * World War I - Arab Revolt & more fame The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Lawrence of Arabia Hides in London; Flees Reporters on Arriving From India" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends October 07, 2020 12:14

$39.99
184755

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Found Guilty Illegal VOTING Women's Woman Vote 1873 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392963822230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 19, 1873  * Susan B. Anthony found guilty of voting (1st report) * Women's suffrage - Woman's rights advocate The top of page 5 has one column headings that include: "THE WOMAN WHO DARED" "Close of the Trial of Susan B. Anthony" "The Fourteenth Amendment Gives No Right to a Woman to Vote" "A Verdict Of Guilty" (see). The reporting takes up about 1 1/2 columns. Complete with 12 pages, light toning and minor wear at the folds, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 07, 2020 12:03

$169.99
184754

JEFFERSON DAVIS Fourteenth Amendment TREASON Trial Start ? 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392963786661

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1868 * Double jeopardy The front page has one column headings: "The Trial Of Jeff. Davis" "Proceedings in the Court at Richmond--Argument to Quash the Indictments Under the Fourteenth Amendment". Coverage on the start of his trial that never happened. The treason charge would be dropped. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2020 11:22

$29.99
184753

ITALY DECLARES WAR on Nazis Germany by Badoglio 1943 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392963781862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1943  * Italy declares war on Germany * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a six column headline: "BADOGLIO, DECLARING WAR, RALLIES ITALY" with subheads that include: "REICH'S ACTS CITED " "Italian Marshal Lists German Attacks as Cause of War" and more. (see) Complete with all 42 pages,. rag edition, small ink stain on the front page in unrelated area, very nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2020 11:16

$39.99
184746

UNCLE JOHN SMITH Latter-Day Saint Mormon Mormonism Leader DEATH 1854 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373245206045

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, July 14, 1854 *  Death of Mormon Patriarch "Uncle John" Smith *  Nativism in the Catholic Church *  Know-Nothings On page 5 there is an approximately 1/3 column: "Death Of Patriarch John Smith", which is a description of the death of "Uncle John" Smith, the uncle of Mormon founder Joseph Smith.  He was the 1st president of the Salt Lake Stake and was the leader of the Latter-Day Saints in Utah from 1847 - 1848.  Also included are many articles concerning Nativism in the Catholic Church beginning with an article on pg. 2: "NATIVISM IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH - O.A. BRONWNSON AGAINST THE IRISH - REPLIES FROM THE ASSAULTED PARTY".  Additionally, there is a 1 1/3 column article  on pg. 3 titled: "AN ECCE... See More  

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Ends October 07, 2020 09:30

$99.99
184724

Best MICHAEL JORDAN Pre Season as a Rookie NBA Basketball 1984 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373245177632

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO TRIBUNE, Oct. 16, 1984 * Michael Jordan as a rookie (early) * Pre-season exhibition game (5 of 7) * Chicago Bulls professional basketball * Best publication to be had - rare as such Page 4 of section 4 (sports) has a heading: "Jordan and Bulls hold off Knicks" See images for text here. This was the 5th of 7 pre season games which was held at Glen Falls, New York. The regular season would begin the following week. Great to have in this Chicago publication. I suspect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete with all 4 sections (52 pages), nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2020 09:10

$74.99
184723

Dwarf PLANET PLUTO Discovery Kuiper Belt in Solar System Plutoid 1930 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392963690383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 14, 1930  * Planet Pluto officially discovered  * Kuiper Belt - Dwarf planet  The top of the front page has a two column headline: "NINTH PLANET DISCOVERED ON EDGE OF SOLAR SYSTEM; FIRST FOUND IN 84 YEARS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 14 with related diagram. Loads of text, too much to photograph all. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 44 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 07, 2020 09:02

$74.99
184722

(10) ABRAHAM LINCOLN Republican Nominee For President & Hamlin 1860 Newspapers


eBay Auction Item # 373245069375

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY ATLAS AND BEE, Boston, October, 1860  * Abraham Lincoln for President notices A lot of ten issues of an obviously Republican newspaper, as near the top of the front page is campaign ad supporting: "For President, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, of Illinois - For Vice President, HANNIBAL HAMLIN, of Maine" and noting Nov. 6 as the date for the election. The front page also has a bit stating: "...its earnest support to the Republican cause, and aid in the election of LINCOLN AND HAMLIN." Four pages, large folio size, cleanly cut at the spine. Somewhat fragile and should be handled carefully.

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Ends October 07, 2020 08:09

$79.99
184721

JAPAN SURRENDER Official on USS Missouri PHOTO 1945 World War II Ends Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392963649578

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, September 3, 1945 * Japan officially surrender * USS Missouri signing * World War II is over The front page has a large photo showing Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signing the Japanese surrender papers onboard the USS Missouri with headline: "YANKS POUT IN, CLAMP IRON MILITARY RULE ON JAPAN" (see) Incomplete issue containing 4 loose leafs (8 pages only), a little margin wear, nice for display as such.

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Ends October 07, 2020 08:03

$34.99
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