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183953

DEEP SOUTH TORNADO OUTBREAK Alabama Hit Hardest Many Fatalities 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143217

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., March 22, 1932 * Deep South tornado outbreak (1st report) * Tuscaloosa, Alabama & more The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Tornado Death List Mounts To 214 in Five Southern States; Property Loss Huge" with subheads. (see) Complete with 12 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:59

$42.00
183952

GEORGETOWN Sussex County DELAWARE Negro Rapist Execution Hanging 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 21, 1873 * Georgetown, Sussex County, Delaware * Negro Joe Burton hanging - execution The top of page 8 has one column headings: "A NEGRO EXECUTION" "Much Ado About a Savage Murderer" "The Wages Of Sin" "Under The Gallows" and more. (see) Text takes up 1 1/2 columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:59

$34.00
183951

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL President Andrew Johnson Reconstruction Era 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921043421

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1868  * President Andrew Johnson * Reconstruction era impeachment trial The entire front page is taken up with proceedings on the impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson. The first column heads include: "IMPEACHMENT" "Further Examination of Witnesses for the Prosecution" "The President's Attempt to Obtain Control of the Treasury Department" "The Defeat of the Constitutional Amendment in Alabama". This impeachment coverage carries over to take one-third of the back page as well. Eight pages, great condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:52

$39.00
183950

Best INDIANAPOLIS 500 Motor Speedway Car Race Jim Rathmann WINS 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921042975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDIANAPOLIS TIMES, May 30, 1960  * Indianapolis 500 auto race  * Jim Rathmann wins (1st report) * Best title to be has ? rare as such No better newspaper to report the Indianapolis 500 than this one. The bold banner headline announces: "JIM RATHMANN WINS" as well as: "2 Die, 33 Hurt As Stand Falls" with a photos of the tragedy, as well as the winner driver Jim Rathmann. Regarded as the greatest two-man due in Indianapolis 500 history, the 1960 race saw a then-record 29 lead changes. Rathmann and Rodger Ward battled out nearly the entire second half. Rathmann's margin of victory of 12.75 seconds was the second-closest finish in Indy history at the time. Many related photos within. The complete first two secti... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:52

$88.00
183949

Best (2) JFK John F. Kennedy & Oswald ASSASSINATION 1963 Dallas Texas Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921042042

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: Here is a terrific pair of issues on the assassination of John F. Kennedy from the city where it happened. Both issues are THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS from Texas. Note: While we do offer each of these issues as stand-alone items, purchasing them as a set will enable you to take advantage of a discounted price. You get the November 23, 1963 edition which is a quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. Two line bold banner headline reads: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of "John F. Kennedy" and a smaller photo of Lyndon Johnson. Lots of related news and photos inside as w... See More  

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:51

$240.00
183948

Rare MILLVILLE Old Wild West Shasta County Northern California 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921041808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SHASTA COUNTRY RECORD, Millville, California, Dec. 13, 1879  * Rare Old West publication A quite rare title from this small town in the far north of California. Various news of the day both local & regional, with a great wealth of ads. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor tears at margins, good condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:50

$55.00
183947

Great JESS WILLARD Ko's Jack Johnson Heavyweight Boxing TITLE 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921041485

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE KANSAS CITY POST, Missouri, April 5, 1915  * Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson  * "Great white hope" wins * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) The front page has a great banner headline: "WILLARD KNOCKS OUT JOHNSON IN THE TWENTY-SIXTH ROUND" with a subhead: "Right Swing To Jaw Puts The Big Negro Out". This is a same-day report on the heavyweight boxing title fight between Jess Willard and Jack Johnson which includes a round-by-round account of the battle. Uncommon for such a nice & dramatic banner headline. Most of the back page is taken up with a huge photo of the: "...Ten Thousand Fight fans In Front of the Post Building." The complete 8 page issue, some minor margin tears, good condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:50

$128.00
183946

Best EMPRESS ELISABETH OF AUSTRIA Queen of Hungary Assassination 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170136275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAGBLATT, Vienna, Austria, Sept. 10, 1898  * Empress Elisabeth of Austria assassination A quite rare broadside "Extra" distributed "Gratis" reporting the murder of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. The front page banner notice translates: "Our Empress - Murdered!" "Assassin An Italian Anarchist In Geneva". A bit more text as well. Great to have this account from the city where it happened. As a broadside, the reverse is blank. The broadside is glued to card stock as otherwise the fragile issue would be in pieces. There are numerous breaks with some flaking, and a tear in the card stock which has been mended from the reverse side.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:49

$135.00
183945

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392921032686

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, a printing flaw slightly affects a few of the headings (see), minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 14:35

$167.00
184545

RUTH BADER GINSBURG RBG United States Supreme Court CONFIRMATION 1993 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373226555709

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 4, 1993 * Ruth Bader Ginsburg confirmation * United States Supreme Court nomination * Appointed by President Bill Clinton The front page has a two column heading: "Ginsburg Confirmed as 2nd Woman on Supreme Court" (see) Complete 1sqt section only with all 18 pages, light purple toning along the right side due to the paper roll coming to an end, very nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2020 13:13

$69.99
183943

WALLIS SIMPSON Asks Ernest Aldrich for DIVORCE - King Edward VIII 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392919835326

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 15, 1936   * Wallis Simpson , Duchess of Windsor * Asks Ernest Aldrich Simpson for divorce * Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII) The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Mrs. Simpson Asks Divorce; King's Friend in New Home" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with two 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 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subsc... See More  

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Ends September 25, 2020 14:06

$45.00
183933

Re: THE LIBERATOR William Lloyd Garrison w/ Davy Crockett 1831 Niles' Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392919643935

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 22, 1831  * re. Anti-slavery publication "Liberator" * Davy Crockett & George Washington The bottom of the front page has a small article beginning: "I have received a copy of the 'Liberator', and come in for a share of the editor's reproof for having said that 'a sudden emancipation of the slaves, either by force or through principle', would be an awful calamity..." with more. This was from the very first year of this famous newspaper by William Lloyd Garrison, which would survive until shortly after the end of the Civil War. Among other reports in this issue are: "Franklin Institute" "Anti Masonry" (masonic) "Mr. Crockett" "The Memory of George Washington, the Father of His Coun... See More  

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Ends September 25, 2020 08:50

$51.00
183926

Early America Reporting 18TH CENTURY London England 1767 British UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373165872380

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 17, 1767  * 18th century London, England Page 6 has most of a column with news headed: "America" with datelines from New York and Philadelphia. Eight pages, 8 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:16

$28.00
183925

Great General ROBERT E. LEE Civil War PRINTS Harper's Weekly 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918910902

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 2, 1864  * Famed General Robert E. Lee issue * American Civil War illustrations * Nice for display Certainly the prime content in this issue is the very nice front page illustration of: "The Rebel General Robert Edmund Lee" with a short biography on him as well. Other prints include a fullpg. of 5 scenes in Georgia including Resaca, Woodlands, Kingston & Adairsville. Another page shows: "Fighting Johnny Logan" and "The Late Rev. Gordon Winslow" and a halfpg: "General Sherman's Campaign--General Hooker's Escort Charging Through the Woods". Great & displayable doublepage centerfold is captioned: 'Gen. Sherman's Campaign--The Rebel Assault On Logan's Position In the Battle At Dallas'. ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:16

$147.00
183924

Very RARE New Mexico Territory BLAND NM 1899 Old West Ghost Town Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918910601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BLAND HERALD, Bland, New Mexico, May 26, 1899  * Very rare Territory issue * Ghost town It is extremely rare to find 19th century New Mexico newspapers, and this issue is 13 years before statehood. A very rare from this small mining town with front page item: "Latest Mining News--Information Regarding Mining and Milling Operations in the Cochiti--The Golden Cochiti--Mining Items of Interest Gathered & Gleaned from Authentic Sources" and more. More news items and advertisements on the inside pages. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition, measures 10 by 16 inches.

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:16

$177.00
183922

Rare DUTCH FLAT Placer County CALIFORNIA Gold Mining Town1875 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373165870291

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DUTCH FLAT FORUM, Dutch Flat, Placer County, California, Jan. 4, 1877  * Rare Old West title Dutch Flat is located mid-way between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, near Interstate Highway 80. Famous for its hydraulic mines, from which many tons of gold were taken, for its lumber industry, its role in creating the Central Pacific Railroad, and for its large Chinese community, Dutch Flat remains one of the most charming towns in California. This scarce newspaper from its heyday from the mining era is complete in 8 pages and contains a wide variety of news items and advertisements, many of the latter illustrated and focused on those involved in the mining business--including plenty of saloon ads. Inside page items include: "The... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:15

$87.00
183919

MICHIGAN Joins the Union as 26th STATE & (3) Andrew Jackson Acts 1837 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918908465

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WORCESTER REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 8, 1837  * Michigan joins the Union * Admitted as the 26th state The front page has 3 Acts of Congress, the first of which is signed in type by the President: Andrew Jackson. Two of the Acts relate to Indians, and one for: "...the payment of the revolutionary & other pensioners of the U.S...". Of significance is a page 2: "ACT to Admit the State of Michigan into the Union Upon an Equal Footing with the Original States", dated Jan. 26, 1837. Page 3 has a report on Van Buren's thoughts on the anti-slavery question. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:13

$55.00
183918

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination FUNERAL & John Wilkes Booth Letter 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392918908183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 20, 1865 * Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * John Wilkes Booth letter re. plot This is one of the more displayable issues on the funeral of Abraham Lincoln printed just 5 days after his death. Uncommonly large type used in the one column headlines which take two-thirds of the first column on the front page (see), beginning with: "THE RITES" "OBSEQUIES to the LAMENTED DEAD" and also including: "Solemn Scenes at the White House" "The Funeral Cortege" "Ceremonies In New York" "Outpouring OF The People" "The Remains of the Late President to Pass Through New York" plus there is also: "Booth Discovered" "He is Seen on a Train Near Reading, but Escapes" "Important Letter from the Assassin" "The ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 15:13

$188.00
184514

USS PANAY INCIDENT American Gunboat Yangtze River China PHOTOS 1938 Rotogravure


eBay Auction Item # 392945917704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, Jan. 2, 1938 * USS Panay incident photos * Yangtze River, Nanjing, China This rotogravure section only has six front page photos related to the USS Panay incident in China. (see) Page 3 has five more related photos. Two full page pictorials regarding this event. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, good condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 14:30

$39.99
184513

EINSTEIN-ROSEN BRIDGE Wormhole Spacetime General Relativity Theory1935 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945913167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 5, 1935 * Albert Einstein & Nathan Rosen bridge * Wormhole - spacetime - unified theory The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Einstein in Vast New Theory Links Atom and Stars in Unified Theory" with subhead. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 14:23

$49.99
184511

RMS TITANIC SURVIVOR Socialite Madeleine Fieronte Astor DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217588284

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 24 has a one column heading: "MRS. FIERMONTE DEAD IN FLORIDA" 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 46 pages, rag edition, great condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 14:16

$49.99
184510

FALL OF ROME ITALY Liberation by Allies U.S. TROOPS 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217467290

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, June 5, 1944 * Fall of Rome, Italy  - liberated by the allies * D-Day invasion of France 1 day away * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline: "ROME FALLS; ALLIES PRESS FLEEING FOE"  with related photo. (see) Report is on page 3. Incomplete issue containing 14 of the 32 pages, good condition. Note: It's very uncommon to find these famous tabloid publications from this era.

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Ends September 24, 2020 13:08

$29.99
184509

Woman Aviatrix AMELIA EARHART Marriage Weds George Putnam 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217453213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, February 8, 1931. * Amelia Earhart * George Putnam * Marriage - Weds The front page has a one column heading: "Miss Earhart, Ocean Flyer, Putnam, Wed" Related photo on page 5. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 24, 2020 13:02

$37.99
184508

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Electricity to Live Long Life ? 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945776089

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 11, 1933  * Nikola Tesla's health is terrific * Father of Radio Physics & more One column headings on page 19 include: "DR. TESLA, AT 77, SELDOM SLEEPS" "Inventor Says His Health and Mind Are Better Than Ever--Expects to Live Beyond 140" "Working On A New Steel" and more. A nice item on the noted Nikola Tesla, considered the father of radio (see Wikipedia). Complete in 38 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends September 24, 2020 12:55

$57.99
184507

Best HUNTER BROTHERS Airplane City of Chicago Flight Time Record 1930 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945769105

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 5, 1930 * Airplane endurance record flight  * "City of Chicago"- Stinson SM-1 Detroiter * John and Kenneth Hunter * Best title to be had ? - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "END FLIGHT; 23 DAYS IN AIR" with subheads. Three related photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the airplane endurance record flight broken by the Hunter brothers, beating the Curtiss Robin "St. Louis" flown by Dale Jackson and Forest O'Brine in 1929. Great to have in this Chicago publication, the city where this event took place. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 12:51

$57.99
184506

SNOW WHITE Walt Disney Opening Day REVIEW w/ Dopey Illustration 1941 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217406309

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1938  * Snow White and the seven dwarfs * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review Page 21 contains a very nice, detailed, and lengthy review of the new animated feature-length movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs", the very first by Walt Disney. The very favorable review begins: "Sheer fantasy, delightful, gay and altogether captivating, touched the screen yesterday when Walt Disney's long-awaited feature-length cartoon of the Grimm fairy tale, "Show White and the Seven Dwarfs" had its local premiere at the Radio City Music Hall. Let your fears be quieted at once: Mr. Disney and his amazing technical crew have outdone themselves..." with more (photos show only port... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 12:32

$124.99
184505

BOB FELLER Opening Day NO HITTER Cleveland Indians MLB Baseball 1940 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217395189

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, April 17, 1940  * Famous Pitcher Bob Feller  * Opening day no hitter pitched * Cleveland Indians baseball Page 2B has a three column heading: "Feller's No-Hitter Writes a Page in History of Baseball" with subhead. (see) Also a related editorial with photo of Feller. (see) Complete with 30+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 24, 2020 12:26

$57.99
184504

BATTLE OF FORT DONELSON w/ Map Bowling Green Kentucky 1862 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945707931

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 18, 1862  * Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee * Bowling Green, Kentucky One column Civil War heads on page 5 include: "SURRENDER OF FORT DONELSON" "A Desperate Three Days' Fight" "Heavy Losses on Both Sides" "Bravery and Heroism of Our Troops" "They Fight Like Veterans" Unconditional Surrender of the Rebels" "Three Generals and 15,000 Men Prisoners  Three Thousand Horses Captured" "20,000 Stand of Arms Taken" "Also, 48 Field pieces, 17 Guns, and Commissary Stores". Other reports are "Evacuation of Bowling Green" "Pursuit of the Rebels" "The Bridges and Railroad Destroyed" "part of Bowling Green Burned" "The Rebel Forces in Retreat" "Gen. Buell Going in Person with 80,000 Men to the Cumberland" and... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 12:12

$29.99
184503

BURGOO KING American Thoroughbred Racehorse Wins KENTUCKY DERBY 1932 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217382061

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 8, 1932 * Burgoo King wins Kentucky Derby * American Thoroughbred racehorse The front page has a five column heading: "40,000 See Burgoo King Win Derby" with subheads. The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "BURGOO KING'S TIME 3 2-5 SECONDS BEHIND RECORD" with subheads and related photo. Page 3 of this section has a nice full page pictorial. (see) Complete with all sections (60+ pages), rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 24, 2020 12:06

$67.99
184502

SAMUEL INSULL Electrical Infrastructure Business Magnate DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945681016

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., July 16, 1938 * Samuel Insull death * Business magnate * Electrical infrastructure The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Insull Dies Today Of Heart Attack" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends September 24, 2020 11:56

$49.99
184501

SERGEANTS' REVOLT Havana Cuban Revolution of 1933 Military coup d'etat Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945647389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. Sept. 5, 1933 * Sergeants' Revolt * Cuban Revolution * Coup d'etat The front page has a nice banner headline: "Cuban Army Revolts; U.S. Warships Sent" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.  Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 11:47

$39.99
184500

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION Fight Wets vs. Drys in Chicago Illinois 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945505202

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 11, 1931 * Prohibition in the United States * Wests vs. Drys in Illinois votes The front page has a nice banner headline: "STATE DRY ACT REPEAL VOTED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Nice to have from Chicago, known for its crime during prohibition. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 24, 2020 10:20

$39.99
184499

JEFFERSON DAVIS Fourteenth Amendment TREASON Trial Start ? 1868 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945496729

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 September 24, 2020 10:10

$27.99
184498

BABE RUTH & Col. Jacob Ruppert New York Yankees Contract Dispute 1933 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945470610

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 18, 1933 * Babe Ruth & Colonel Jacob Ruppert * New York Yankees contract dispute * Next to last year in New York The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "RUTH TURNS DOWN $50,000 SALARY FOR SEASON" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 24, 2020 10:06

$39.99
184497

Aviator RICHARD E. BYRD Airplane Flight over Antarctic STORY Told 1929 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945454307

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1929. * Richard Byrd's Antarctica expedition * Story of his flight told by him The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BYRD TELLS OF SCENE AT SOUTH POLE WHERE HE DROPPED AMERICAN FLAG; 15 BELOW ZERO ON THE VAST PLATEAU" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 3. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 64 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 24, 2020 09:58

$42.00
184496

JULIUS STREICHER Antisemtic Jewish Jews Foe Nazi Party Leader CAPTURE 1945 News


eBay Auction Item # 392945446609

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 24, 1945 * Julius Streicher captured * Anti Jewish - Jews leader * Nazi Party member The front page has a one column heading: "STREICHER, FOE OF JEWS, SEIZED BY JEWISH YANK" with subhead and small photo. (see) Complete with 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes and minor wear at the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Julius Streicher was a member of the Nazi Party. He was the founder and publisher of the virulently antisemitic newspaper Der Stürmer, which became a central element of the Nazi propaganda machine. His publishing firm also released three antisemitic books for children, including the 1938 Der Giftpilz (translated ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 09:51

$39.99
184495

Best SID LUCKMAN Chicago Bears NFL Football Breaks 6 Pass Records 1943 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945433081

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, November 15, 1943 * Quarterback Sid Luckman - Chicago Bears * Sets six records - best publication to have (rare) The front page of this section has a seven column headline: "BEARS ROUT GIANTS, 56-7; LUCKMAN SETS PASS RECORD" with subheads, lineups, photo and stats. Great to have in this famous Chicago publication, rare a such. Complete section 2 (sports) only with all 14 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 09:38

$47.99
184494

Comic Actor CHARLIE CHAPLIN Meets India MAHATMA GANDHI in London 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945420319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 23, 1931 * Comedian actor Charlie Chaplin * Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "WHO IS CHAPLIN? GANDHI ASKS AS CHARLIE CALLS" with subhead. (see) Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on Charlie Chaplin meeting Mahatma Gandhi in London, England. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 24, 2020 09:20

$37.99
184493

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Gangster BOOTLEGGING Prohibition Jail Sentence 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945414716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 13, 1931 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond * Irish American gangster * Bootlegging jail sentence The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DIAMOND DRAWS FOUR-YEAR TERM; ALSO FINED $11,000" with subheads. (see) Complete with 24 pages, light toning at the margins, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 09:11

$37.99
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JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Irish Prohibition Gangster Liquor CONVICTION 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217090938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 9, 1931 * Gangster Jack 'Legs' Diamond convicted * USS Akron (ZRS-4) maiden launch The top of the front page has a three column headline: "JACK DIAMOND GUILTY ON TWO RUM COUNTS, HIS ASSISTANT ON ONE" with subheads. (see) Also on the front page is: "WORLD'S LARGEST AIRSHIP IS CHRISTENED THE AKRON BY MRS HERBERT HOOVER" with subheads. Complete with 40+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:57

$49.99
184491

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Cosmic Rays Letter to the Editor 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945387321

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1932 * Nikola Tesla * Father of Radio Physics & more Page 20 under "Letters to the Editor" are small one column headings: "THE TESLA EXPERIMENTS" "Further Light Is Sought on Conclusions Regarding the Cosmic Ray" See images for text here. 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 the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:44

$39.99
184490

MUNICH AGREEMENT Adolph Hitler & Neville Chamberlain NAZIS Signs 1938 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217070410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, September 30, 1938 * Munich Agreement signed * Adolph Hitler - Neville Chamberlain * Sudetenland - Czechoslovakia concedes The front page has a nice banner headline: "ENGLAND AND GERMANY AGREE NEVER TO FIGHT EACH OTHER" with various subheads that include: "Czechs Concede; Troops Of Reich Enter Tomorrow" and more. Nice for display. Complete with 40 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:41

$74.99
184489

NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH vs. Army Cadets NCAA College Football 1935 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217058306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, November 17, 1935 * Army Cadets vs. Notre Dame * NCAA college football tie The front page of this section has a five column headline: "ARMY, NOTRE DAME TIE, 6-6" with subhead. First report coverage continues inside with 2 related photos and lineups. Complete section 2 only, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:34

$37.99
184488

FINAL DAYS of the American Civil War Lee's Surrender Close 3/30/1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217044211

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 30, 1865 * Final day s of the American Civil War * Surrender of Robert E. Lee close Page 4 has various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images here. Complete in 4 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:27

$24.99
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MAUNA LOA Hawaiian Islands Volcano 23d Bomb Squadron BOMBING 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945369789

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 28, 1935 * Mauna Loa volcano bombed * 23d Bomb Squadron warplanes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ARMY FLIERS BOMB MAUNA LOA CRATER TO TURN ASIDE LAVA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes:  On 27 December 1935, the Mauna Loa volcano on the island of Hawaii erupted, threatening the city of Hilo. Six Keystones of the 23d used precision bombing tactics to drop twenty 600-pound bombs in the path of the volcano’s lava flow, thus saving the city of Hilo by diverting the lava away from the city.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:22

$44.99
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SLAVES Slavery Advertisements & SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373217039335

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Aug. 25, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (2) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 13 illustrated ship ads and 1 runaway slave ad. One more on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in good condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:19

$34.99
184485

TELEGRAPH INVENTION Samuel Morse Code Electromagnetic Experiments 1842 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945365622

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 24, 1842  * Samuel Morse * Telegraph invented The bottom of the back page has a report headed: "Electro Magnetic Telegraph" which includes: "...states that S. F. B. Morse, of New York, is now exhibiting to committees appointed by congress to examine the subject, his invention by which two persons, however distant, may converse with each other. There is every probability that he will be afforded the means of fully testing its practicability. It would be a wonderful improvement indeed, if effected." And what an understatement that was. This was the beginning of distant communication which continues to evolve to this day. Other articles of interest within this issue include th... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:16

$49.99
184484

Rare 19th Century WEST BATON ROUGE LA Louisiana The Sugar Planter 1886 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373216994522

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SUGAR PLANTER, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, May 15, 1886  * From the deep South A quite uncommon title from the South. We had a few issues from the first year of the Civil War. This is the first of a post-war issue. Various news & ads off the day, four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minor wear at the margin, good condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 08:04

$34.99
184483

GEORGE WASHINGTON John Adams & Thomas Jefferson Acts of Congress 1793 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945352411

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 23, 1793  * George Washington * John Adams * Thomas Jefferson Over half of the front pages is taken up with two Acts of Congress, each one signed in block type by the President, Vice President, & Secretary of State: Go. Washington, John Adams, and Th. Jefferson. Page 3 begins with: "Interesting Intelligence" on the beheading of Louis XVI, the type larger than typical to highlight its significance. It reads in part: "...now in our power to confirm the disagreeable tidings...to the publick, of the decolation [beheading] of LOUIS XVI, late King of  the French...the Captain of which assured him that the King was beheaded." Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2020 07:59

$74.99
184482

Rare 18th Century PROVIENCE RI Rhode Island w/ Nice Masthead 1797 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392945348561

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: UNITED STATES CHRONICLE, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 19, 1797  * Rare 18th century publication w/ nice masthead One of the more handsome mastheads of  the 18th century. Various news tidbits include: "...that La Fayette is at liberty & that his son, who has resided with Gen. Washington, is about departing for Europe in consequence of receiving this pleasing intelligence." Another item begins: "The story of the rebellion at the Natchez appears to have originated in information received by Gen. Wilkinson..." with more. Four pages, never-trimmed margins various foxing, due to a printing flaw bits of the top line of pages 2 & 3 are affected.

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Ends September 24, 2020 07:55

$44.99
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