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184172

NEWARK NJ Henry William Herbert GHOSTS Graveyard Haunted 1873 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392929612723

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 18, 1873 * Henry William Herbert - Frank Forester * Mount Peasant Cemetery - Newark NJ * Haunted graveyard - ghosts - goblin The top of page 5 has one column headings: "FRANK FORRESTER'S GHOST" "A Ghostly Goblin in a Newark Graveyard" and more. (see) Text takes up just over a full column. Complete in 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 03, 2020 14:46

$44.00
184171

HARTFORD CIRCUS Connecticut CT FIRE Children Deaths Disaster 1944 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373188899498

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, July 7, 1944  * Hartford circus fire * The day the clowns cried * INCOMPLETE ISSUE The front page has a banner headline: "Pitiful Scenes as Parents Hunt Dead in Circus Fire" with subheads. Nice for display. Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), light toning and some wear art the margins with a few tiny tears, a little light staining.

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Ends October 03, 2020 14:44

$37.00
184170

DOOLITTLE RAID James Jimmy JAPAN Bombers Attack 1st 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392929597244

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York City, April 20, 1942 * The famous Doolittle raid of Japan * U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers * USS Hornet aircraft carrier The top half of the front page is taken up with a nice, displayable headline: "BOMBS STILL BAFFLE JAPS; NEW ALARMS" with coverage beginning on page 3. This was the famous Doolittle raid on Japan. It was not known at the time that James "Jimmy" Doolittle was involved due to secrecy. Incomplete issue containing 12 of the 44 pages, 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 03, 2020 14:28

$38.00
184169

Great JFK JOHN F. KENNEDY Assassination Murder w/ Photos 1963 NYC Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373188859125

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NEWS, New York, Nov. 23, 1963  * John F. Kennedy assassination The front page is dominated by the dramatic report: "PRESIDENT KILLED" with related subhead, and the famous photo of Lyndon Johnson being sworn into office on board the airplane before returning to Washington (see). Much more inside. Complete in 24 pages, tabloid size, very nice condition.

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Ends October 03, 2020 14:28

$78.00
184168

ROARING TWENTIES Economic Prosperity Highs Pre Stock Market Crash 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392929596809

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1929 * Roaring Twenties financial prosperity * Pre stock market crash record highs Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading that reads: "Stocks Set Records as Money Drops to 6%; Heavy Profit-Taking Interrupts Advance" (see) This financial bliss would come to a disastrous end a few months later. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this being from the city where Wall Street is located. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning, some spine wear, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends October 03, 2020 14:27

$42.00
158674

Great Mid 18th Century SHIP of War Detailed ILLUSTRATION 1748 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372124492107

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, July, 1748  * Great ship illustration Certainly the feature item in this issue is the terrific, full page illustration of: "A Ship Of War", with considerable detail, and with most of the facing page having the "Explanation to a Ship of War of the third Rate with Rigging, &c., at Anchor". The "Explanation" numerically identifies 148 parts noted on the plates as well as 17 other features which are listed alphabetically from A to R. A  terrific plate for display for any naval history collector, measuring (with the margins), about 8 1/2 by 4 3/4 inches. Other items in this issue include: "Description of the Cumberland Coast" which includes a small illustration: "V... See More  

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Ends October 02, 2020 14:50

$200.00
184106

Golfer BOBBY JONES British Open Champion & Welcome Home PHOTOS 1930 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928046945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, July 6, 1930 * Bobby Jones welcome home * British Open champion * Broadway ticker tape parade * Airplane endurance record flight * "City of Chicago"- Stinson SM-1 Detroiter * John and Kenneth Hunter The front page has five related photos regarding the Hunter brothers endurance airplane flight. But inside there are 8 related photos regarding Bobby Jones winning the British Open and his welcome home celebration. This was the year of his famous Grand Slam of Golf. (see) Complete rotogravure section with 16 pages, rag edition, nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:34

$38.00
184105

Rare DENVER CO Old West Colorado WESTERN OUTPOST 1881 Newspaper w Advertisements


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373186067052

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY DENVER TIMES, Colorado, Oct. 24, 1881  * Rare Old West title * Was a Western outpost An early newspaper from Denver filled with local & national news reports and a great wealth of ads, many of which are illustrated. Four pages, light damp staining, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:33

$33.00
184103

BATTLE OF BRITAIN London Airplane Bombings NAZIS 1940 World War II Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928046142

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 23, 1940 * Battle of Britain * London bombings * WWII Nazi bombers The front page has a fantastic banner headline in large, bold lettering: "NAZI RAIDERS BOMB LONDON" with subhead and related photo. Terrific for display. Twenty-eight pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, a little wear along the spine with some small binding holes, generally good.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:32

$67.00
184102

COLFAX MASSACRE Riots Grant Parish Louisiana LA NEGROES Murdered 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928045716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 15, 1873 * Colfax massacre - riot * Grant Parish, Louisiana The top of page 7 has one column headings: "The Negro Riot In Louisiana" "Colfax Grant Parish in Possession of the Negroes--A Reign of Terror--The Whites Arming for Resistance" (see) Complete with 16 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:32

$52.00
184101

United States U.S. EMBASSY CAR BOMBING Saigon Vietnam War 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373186066458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, March 30, 1965 * U.S. Embassy bombing * Saigon - Ho Chi Minh City * Vietnam War - conflict The front page has a nice banner headline: "Bomb Kills 13, Injures 183 at U.S. Saigon Embassy" with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice for display. Complete with 40+ pages, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:32

$57.00
184100

Nice GERMANY SURRENDERS Nazis Quit V-E Day 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928045223

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT TIMES, May 7, 1945  * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit * INCOMPLETE ISSUE The bold banner headline above the masthead announces: "ALL GERMANS SURRENDER!" with lead in: "Nazi Radio Announces" in red lettering. Incomplete issue containing the front ad back leafs of the first section only (pages 1,2 & 9,10), Light toning and minor wear along the central fold, nice for display as such.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:31

$56.00
184099

Historic CIVIL RIGHTS ACT Bill President Johnson Signs into Law 1964 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928045092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, July 3, 1964  * American Civil Rights Act of 1964 * Lyndon B. Johnson signs historic bill into law The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Rights Bill Test In Court Likely" (see) Complete issue with all 6 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:31

$82.00
184098

LINCOLN TUNNEL Opening Opens w/ Diagram (Day of) 1937 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928044951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 21, 1937 * Opening of the Lincoln Tunnel (day of) Page 3 has a four column diagram: "Principal Arteries Leading To And From The Lincoln Tunnel" Also a one column heading: "GOVERNORS TO OPEN NEW TUNNEL TODAY" with subheads. (see) Probably only found in a New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the "rag edition", printed on very high quality newsprint for libraries & other institutions, very nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:30

$47.00
184096

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Classical Period Music Composer DEATH 1791 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928044376

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1791  * Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart death (1st report) * Musical composer - Classical music era original Presented inconspicuously among other death reports is a brief yet very notable report on the death of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, ending with a prophetic comment:  " At Vienna, Wolfgang Mozart, the celebrated German composer. By his death the musical world will sustain an irreparable loss."  He died on December 5 making this a very timely report. Also of curious interest is a report mentioning the finding of a stone pipe presented to William Penn by the Indians, as well as the text of the: "Epitaph On a Tomb-stone...To the memory of the venerable John Wesley...", the Father ... See More  

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:29

$355.00
184095

XYZ AFFAIR French Relations with France w/ JOHN ADAMS Speech 1798 U.S. Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392928044203

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE LITERARY MUSEUM OR MONTHLY MAGAZINE, West Chester, Pennsylvania, May, 1797  * The XYZ Affair * France relations * John Adams speech This was a short-lived magazine, existing only from January thru June, 1797. The highlight would be the quite lengthy "Speech of the President of the United States" to the special session of Congress he had called on May 16, 1797. The focus was the growing tension with France in what would become known as the XYZ Affair. In his speech Adams called for both diplomacy and a buildup of American naval capabilities as it attempted to deal with France. This speech takes over 6 pages. Complete in 56 pages, very wide, never-trimmed margins, 6 by 9 inches, great condition.

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:29

$73.00
184094

UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION North Carolina Ratifies Ratification 1789 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373186056253

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COLUMBIAN MAGAZINE, Philadelphia, December, 1789  * United States Constitution * North Carolina ratification * Albany, New York The issue begins with a full page: "Description of the City of Albany" (plate is lacking). Other items include: "Memoirs of The Bastille"; a very interesting & detailed: "Letter III - Letters from a Pennsylvanian on his Travels Into the Eastern States..." which takes over 5 pages; a full page chart: "Table Exhibiting an Account of the Progress of Grain from the Market to the Mouth"; the continued: "History of the American War" which takes over 4 pages; "Cautions Against the Burial of Persons Supposed Dead" & more. At the back is: "The Chronicle" with various "foreign intelligence". Inclu... See More  

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Ends October 02, 2020 07:26

$118.00
184648

ALBERT EINSTEIN'S Unified Field Theory Gravitation Electromagnetic1929 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 392957323037

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 31, 1929. * Albert Einstein's Unified field theory * Gravitation & electromagnetism * Elinor Smith - Woman aviator * New endurance airplane flight record The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Girl Flier, 17, Sets Woman's Duration Mark; Remains in the Air 13 Hours 17 Minutes" (see) Page 2 has a one column heading: "S20 EQUATIONS GIVE EINSTEIN'S THEORY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends October 01, 2020 13:01

$39.99
184068

SARAH BOGLE American Librarian DEATH & PHAR LAP Racehorse 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373183971354

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1932 * Sarah Bogle death - American librarian pioneer * Phar Lap to race in the Agua Caliente Handicap * Thoroughbred horse racing record to be broken Page 23 has a one column heading: "MISS SARAH BOGLE, LIBRARIAN, IS DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Sarah Bogle, American librarian pioneer most noted for her influence in establishing education for librarianship. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Page 32 has one column headings: "PHAR LAP ASSIGNED TOP WEIGHT OF 129" "Crack Australian Racer Will Carry Heaviest Burden in Agua Caliente Handicap" "Is Due On Coast Friday" and ... See More  

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Ends October 01, 2020 07:55

$40.00
184067

SANDY KOUFAX Dodgers Strike Out Record World Series Baseball Game 1963 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926896243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 3, 1963 * Sandy Koufax's strike-out record game * Los Angeles Dodgers vs. New York Yankees * World Series of baseball - game 1 at Yankee Stadium The top of the front page has a one column heading: "STRIKE-OUT MARK IS SET BY KOUFAX; DODGERS 5, YANKS 2" with subheads and photo of Koufax. (see) Much more on pages 40 & 41with headlines, photos and stats. Great to have in this famous NYC publication, especially since they were playing at Yankee Stadium for this game. Complete with 60 pages, minor wear at the central fold, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Sandy Koufax started it off with a record 15-strikeout performance in Game 1 to outduel the Yankees' ace left-hander Whitey Ford. The 15 ... See More  

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Ends October 01, 2020 07:33

$110.00
184066

Rare 1885 COLOR POLITICAL Cartoons Comical Prints Illustrations Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926891882

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PUCK, New York, Jan. 28, 1885  * Color political prints - cartoons Puck was America's first successful humor magazine of colorful cartoon caricatures and political satire, publishing from 1871 until 1918. It was also the first to successfully adopt full color lithography printing for a weekly publication. The color prints are much desired for their displayability. This issue has as its political cartoons: front page: "Granked Triumph of Brains Over 'Boodle' ! " double-page centerfold: "Puck's Notion." Centerfold is sewn-in. back page: "Attention, Saloon-Keepers!" Complete in 16 pages, 13 1/4 by  10 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends October 01, 2020 07:30

$27.00
184065

BATTLE OF CHOSIN RESERVOIR w/ China Begins North Corean War 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926891585

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1950 * Battle of Chosin Reservoir begins * People's Republic of China enter * Korean War The front page has a five column headline: "ALLIES ARE DRIVEN BACK IN KOREA; FOE HURLS 16 DIVISIONS INTO PUSH" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 01, 2020 07:30

$54.00
184064

WORLD WAR II on the Brink Germany Poland ADOLPH HITLER Defiance 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926891440

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1939 * World War II about to start * Adolph Hitler defying World * Poland about to be attacked The top of the front page has a three column headline: "REICH TAKES OVER SLOVAKIA; PUTS MILITARY IN CONTROL; HUNGARY FACES NAZI CRISIS" with subheads. (see) More on page 3. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition, creasing along 1st column (unrelated), nice condition.

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Ends October 01, 2020 07:30

$38.00
184063

HENRY KNOX Document for Pension Benefits Revolutionary War Victims1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926073901

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MAIL; OR CLAYPOOLE'S DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 30, 1793  * American Revolutionary War victims * Henry Knox document re. pension benefits Page 2 has a document headed: "War Department" concerning pension benefits for those injured in the Revolutionary War. It is signed in type: H. Knox. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:31

$63.00
184062

PHAR LAP Australian Fame Journey to Agua Caliente Horse Racing 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926072843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 18, 1931  * Phar Lap to race in the Agua Caliente Handicap  * Thoroughbred horse racing to be record broken  Page 29 has one column headings that include: "PHAR LAP EN ROUTE TO MEXICAN COURSE" "Australian Racing Star to Run in $100,000 Agua Caliente" Handicap in March" "Trip Causes Surprise" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:30

$48.00
184061

Nice JFK President John F. Kennedy ASSASSINATION 1963 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926071199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LOS ANGELES TIMES - EXTRA, November 22, 1963  * JFK John F. Kennedy assassination * Nice headline w/ photo for display * Early, same day 1st report coverage The banner headline reads: "KENNEDY DEAD!" with subhead: "Shot in Dallas; Gov. Connally Hit". More on pages 2 & 3. The complete first section (of 4) with pages 1-36. Minor margin wear, small archival mend on page, generally very nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:29

$72.00
184060

ROBERT E. LEE Monument Avenue Richmond Virginia Statue UNVEILING 1890 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926070615

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Penn., May 29, 1890 * Robert E. Lee monument - statue dedication * Confederate Civil War General - commander * Monument Avenue - Richmond, Virginia The back page has small one column headings: "In Robert Lee's Honor" "Thousands Crowd into Richmond to See His Statue Unveiled" (see) This is the statue that Virginia Governor, Ralph Northam, had recently ordered taken down. Complete with 4 pages, a oversized publication measuring 26 x 22 inches, large tape mend on the back page (see), light toning\, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:29

$45.00
184059

KONSTANTIN TSIOLKOVSKY Father of ROCKETS Rocketry Pioneer DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926070053

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1935 * Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky death * Father of rockets & Astronautics Page 21 has one column headings: "TSIOLKOVSKI IS DEAD; DESIGNER OF ROCKETS" "Willed All Works on Aviation to Soviet When He Felt His Illness Would Be Fatal" 1st report coverage on the death of this famous scientist who is one of the founding fathers of rocketry. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:29

$50.00
184058

JEWISH STATEHOOD Tel Aviv State of Israel Proclaimed (DAY OF) 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926069477

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, N.C., May 14, 1948 * Israeli Declaration of Independence * State of Israel proclaimed (day of) A very notable issue in Judaica issue as this was the day that Israel statehood was proclaimed, establishing the first Jewish state in 2,000 years. The top of the front page has a three column: "UN Makes Urgent Efforts To Protect The Holy City" with subhead. (see) Complete with 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:28

$88.00
184057

APRIL 19 REVOLUTION South Korea Pres. Syngman Rhee Mass PROTESTS 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926069048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. April 20, 1960 * April 19 Revolution * South Korea mass protests * Syngman Rhee - First Republic The front page has a five column headline: "U. S.  REBUKES RHEE; MOB RULE CHECKED" with subheads and related photo. (see) Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margin, nice condition.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:28

$40.00
184055

MUSKEGON MICHIGAN George 'Dutch' Anderson Gangster Shootout DEATH 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373182507062

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 3, 1925 * George "Dutch" Anderson killed * Prohibition era criminal * Gerald Chapman comrade The top of the front page has a one column heading: "'DUTCH' ANDERSON SLAIN BY OFFICER HE SHOT FATALLY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the gunfight between police and Anderson at Muskegon, Michigan. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning with a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:27

$48.00
184053

ALL OF FRANCE Under Adolph Hitler & Nazis Control 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373182501829

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, Nov. 11, 1942  * All of France under German control * World War II - WWII * Adolph Hitler - Nazis A large & bold banner headline announces: "NAZIS SEIZE ALL FRANCE" with a subhead: "Unoccupied Area Invaded; Yanks Storm Casablanca" and "Petain Protests Move by Hitler". The complete first section with 16 pages, minor wear at the margins, good condition.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:20

$44.00
184052

GEORGE V King of the United Kingdon & Emperor of India DEATH 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373182501372

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 21, 1936 * Death of George V * King of the United Kingdom The top of the front page has a five column headline: "EDWARD VIII TAKES OATH AS KING; FUNERAL SERVICES FOR GEORGE V NEXT TUESDAY" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:19

$40.00
184051

Best RED HEAT Schwarzenegger Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926054361

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 17, 1988 * Best "Red Heat" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Buddy cop action - Arnold Schwarzenegger A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Red Heat" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique &... See More  

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:19

$72.00
184050

SAMUEL INSULL American Business Magnate ARRESTED Stock Fraud $$$ 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392926054021

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 27, 1933 * Samuel Insull arrested in Greece * America electrical infrastructure The top of the front page has a one column heading: "INSULL DETAINED AS ATHENS STUDIES EXTRADITION MOVE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on American business magnate, Samuel Insull, arrest in Greece on mail fraud and antitrust charges. 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 32 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends September 30, 2020 15:18

$38.00
184038

BATTLE OF THE CEDARS Revolutionary War John Hancock & Ethan Allen 1776 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392925785240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT JOURNAL, New Haven, August 7, 1776  * Battle of the Cedars * Invasion of Quebec campaign * John Hancock & Ethan Allen The entire front page is taken up with an excellent account of the Battle of the Cedars in Canada which happened just a few months earlier, part of an inquiry of it by Congress which includes many "Resolves" signed in type on pg. 2 by: John Hancock. Page 2 continues with war content including a report from Williamsburg, as well as: "A Letter dated 23d July, at Fort Montgomery...". Some war content on pg. 2, and the back page has two documents form Congress signed in type by: John Hancock, one of which is: "...directed to exchange any officer in the British service (now a prisoner in an... See More  

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Ends September 30, 2020 08:58

$610.00
184037

CHARLES CARROLL Last Declaration of Independence Signer DEATH 1832 DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392925785023

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 21, 1832  * Charles Carroll death * Declaration of Independence signer (last survivor) * From our nation's capital The front page begins with a black-bordered report: "Funeral of Charles Carroll", the last surviving person who signed the Declaration of Independence. He was 95 years old at death. Also at the top of the ftpg. is a black-bordered item: "Died" being Hon. Philip Doddridge, a Representative from Virginia. Page 3 has another black-bordered item on: "The Funeral of the Hon. Philip Doddridge". Great to have this content in a newspaper from the nation's capital. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 30, 2020 08:57

$56.00
184036

STOCK MARKET Wall Street CRASH Prelude ? Bulls vs Bears Financial 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373181977602

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 4, 1929 * Wall Street, New York City * Stock exchange market * Prelude to the great crash ? The front page has one column headings: "YEAR'S WORST BREAK HITS STOCK MARKET" "Trading of 1,500,000 Shares in Final Hour Swamps the Whole List" "Steel Drops 10 Points" and more. (see) Was this a warning sign of the great stock market crash that was a few weeks away ? Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 08:57

$55.00
184035

Nice GERMANY SURRENDERS Nazis Quit V-E Day 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392925784566

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, May 7, 1945  * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit The bold banner headline above the masthead announces: "WAR IS OVER; NAZI SURRENDER" with subheads. Nice for display. Sixteen pages, light foxing to top half, minor central fold and margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 08:56

$72.00
184034

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION Fight Wets vs. Drys w/ Illustration 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392925784037

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, January 18, 1931 * Prohibition in the United States * Wests vs. Drys w/ Illustration The front page of this section has a banner headline: "BEST STRATEGY FOR THE WETS AS BECK SEES IT; The Pennsylvania Representative Asserts that Congress Has the Legal Right to Withhold Enforcement Appropriations and That Wets Need Only 200 Votes in the House to Bring About This Situation" with clever parody illustration of a Trojan horse (camel here) showing men escaping with liquor in their hands. Lengthy text takes up the rest of the front page. Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 20 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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$52.00
184033

CLEVELAND CLINIC Ohio Crile X-Ray Room FIRE Disaster 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373181975656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 16, 1929 * Cleveland Clinic Fire * X-ray room disaster The top of the front page has a five column headline: "POISON GAS KILLS 100 IN CLEVELAND CLINIC; EXPLOSIONS SPREAD FUMES, FIRE FOLLOWING; PATIENTS, NURSES, DOCTORS DIE IN FLIGHT" with subheads, list of the dead & injured and photo. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 2 with 2 more 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 64 pages, rag edition, a little wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 30, 2020 08:54

$57.00
184032

JERUSALEM RIOTS Jewish Jews vs. Arabs Muslims HAGANAH Zion Square 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392925779294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 3, 1947 * Jerusalem riots * Arabs - Muslims The front page has a nice banner headline: "JEWISH ARMY TAKES FIELD" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the 1947 Jerusalem riots. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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$42.00
184031

Five 18th Century LONDON England Pre Revolutionary War Era 1757-1772 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373181966366

Offered are 5 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, A group of five issues dated Aug. 11, 1757, July 3 1762, Sept. 25, 1766, April 4, 1767, & May 21, 1772. Each issue is complete in 8 pages and is in good condition, a few with minor damp staining & some foxing. A nice little group lot providing a flavor of life in England from the period when tensions were growing with its American colonies. Each measures about 8 by 11 inches.

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Ends September 30, 2020 08:48

$57.00
184030

THE GREAT BRINK'S ROBBERY (1 Million) Boston Crime of the Century 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392925778452

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 18, 1950  * Great Brinks Robbery (Boston, MA)  * 1st report of the "Crime of the Century" * Over 2 Million $$$$ stolen The front page has a two column heading: "$1,000,000 in Cash Seized By 7 Masked Men in Boston" (see images). Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Note: While the headline states $1 million in cash was stolen, the actual take including everything was over 2 million dollars, making it the largest robbery to-date within the United States and earning the title, "The Crime of the Century!" Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 54 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.  

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Ends September 30, 2020 08:47

$117.00
184029

EUGENE ZIMMERMAN "ZIM" Horseheads New York NY Cartoonist DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392923143089

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1935 * Eugene Zimmerman "Zim" death * Swiss-American cartoonist * Horseheads, New York * Teal Park bandstand The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "ZIMMERMAN DEAD; NOTED CARTOONIST" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Eugene Zimmerman. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 & ... See More  

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:42

$39.00
184028

STONE MOUNTAIN Confederate Memorial Carving Robert E. Lee UNVEIL 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176763455

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1928 * Stone Mountain, Georgia * Confederate Memorial unveiling * General Robert E. Lee carving The top of the front page has a one column heading: "WALKER ACCEPTS MOUNTAIN STATUE OF LEE FOR NATION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the unveiling of the Confederate Memorial carving at Stone Mountain in Georgia. Lengthy report continues on page 3 with 2 related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 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 & ins... See More  

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:42

$72.00
184027

General DOUGLAS MacARTHUR Enters TOKYO Japan World War II Ending 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176761731

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1945 * Douglas MacArthur enters Tokyo Japan * Post surrender signing on USS Missouri The top of the front page has a four column headline: "M'ARTHUR SETS UP POWER IN TOKYO; SEES FLAG RAISED OVER U.S. EMBASSY; FOE THREATENED TO KILL WAINWRIGHT" with subheads. (see) Nice in this famous NYC publication. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:41

$47.00
184026

PHAR LAP Australian Racehorse Wins at AGUA CALIENTE HANDICAP 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373176759227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass, March 21, 1932. * Phar Lap wins at the Agua Caliente Handicap * Thoroughbred horse racing record broken Near the bottom of page 8 is a very brief and discrete report under: "Week-End Sport Briefs" & "General" (see) Unfortunate for the small article here but it's still a first report as such. Complete with 12 pages, a few binding holes along the spine/1st columns, generally very nice.

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:41

$38.00
184025

SS VIKING Sealing Ship Sealer Horse Islands EXPLOSION Disaster 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392923141818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 17, 1931 * SS Viking sealing ship explosion disaster * Film producer Varick Frissell The top of the front page has a three column headline: "20 KILLED, SCORES HURT, AS SHIP BLOWS UP; MOVIE MEN ON SEALER AMONG MISSING; SIXTY REACH ISLAND OFF NEWFOUNDLAND" with subheads and photo of Varick Frissell. (see) First report coverage on the SS Viking disaster near Horse Islands off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada. Lengthy text continues inside with more 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 60 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality news... See More  

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:40

$40.00
184023

Very Rare PARSON BROWNLOW Knoxville TN Tennessee CIVIL WAR Rebel 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392923138832

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BROWNLOW’S KNOXVILLE WHIG, AND REBEL VENTILATOR, Tennessee, March 5, 1864  * Very rare Civil War title  * William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow W. G. Brownlow, or  Parson Brownlow, was a fascinating personality to say the least. He regarded anyone who disagreed with him about religion or politics as an enemy. The circuit-riding Methodist parson turned to the press to spread his harsh anti-Presbyterian, anti-Calvinist rhetoric, and to spread his fervently held views on the inferiority of blacks & his unalterable opposition to secession. In 1861 Brownlow’s criticism of the Confederacy led the government to shut down his newspapers for 2 years. In December, 1861, Brownlow was arrested on a charge of high treason against the C... See More  

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Ends September 28, 2020 13:39

$188.00
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