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186436

DAVY CROCKETT in Congress re. West Point Military Academy 1830 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393052194963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Northampton, Massachusetts, March 3, 1830  * Davy Crockett in Congress Page 2 has: "Mr. Crockett and West Point Academy"  which is Davy Crockett's comments in the House of Rep. on a proposal to abolish the West Point Military Academy. Just 6 years before his fateful death at the Alamo. Page 3 has: "Washington" noting: "The Capitol, President's House...which were destroyed by the British in 1814, cost $1,200,000. The rebuilding of the Capitol has cost $1,644,000; of the President's house 301,000 dollars..." and more. Four pages, light damp staining, nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:14

$35.00
186434

JEFFREY DAHMER Serial Killer Rape Murder Dismemberment INSANE ? 1992 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373387006184

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 14, 1992 * Jeffrey Dahmer pleads guilty but insane * Serial killer and sex offender * Rape, murder & dismemberment Page 16 has a one column heading: "Dahmer Pleads Guilty but Insane in Serial Slayings". (see) The bottom of the front page has a small photo of Dahmer with brief text. (see) Complete with all sections (100+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:13

$68.00
186433

Rare 18th Century CAPITAL OF PHILADELPHIA Pennsylvania 1798 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393052194234

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES & PHILADELPHIA DAILY ADVERTISER, Jan. 20, 1798  * 18th century American publication The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Page 2 has the latest reports from Congress. The back page has an ad for a recently published book: "Observations on Certain Documents...The History of the United States for the year 1796, in which the Charge of Speculation Against Alexander Hamilton, Late Secretary of the Treasury, is Fully Refuted. Written by Himself..." with more detail. And over half of the back page is taken up with: "Proposals For Carrying the Public Mails..." with a terrific list of the various routes from town t... See More  

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:12

$48.00
186432

Bank Robber Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Capture in Tucson AZ Arizona 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373387005406

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 28, 1934  * John Dillinger capture * Harry Pierpont & Charles Makley The top of page 27 has a one column heading: "WIRES TO DILLINGER SPUR $150,000 HUNT" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the recent capture of John Dillinger at Tucson, Arizona. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:12

$48.00
186431

1ST BALLOONING FLIGHT First in America by Jean-Pierre Blanchard 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393052193601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MAIL; OR CLAYPOOLE'S DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 26, 1793  * 1st ballooning flight in America * Jean-Pierre Blanchard Page 2 contains a letter signed by Blanchard, the renowned balloonist, noting that he is erecting a large building for the purpose of it being an: "...arostatical labortaroy, I shall not only exhibit the balloon with which I ascended here, but another, much larger, similar to that which I crossed the British channel..." and  more. The signature is in script type. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:11

$49.00
186430

James GADSDEN PURCHASE Arizona & New Mexico Treaty Finalized 1854 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393052193334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY OHIO STATESMAN, Columbus, Feb. 17, 1854  * James Gadsden * Gadsden Purchase * Arizona & New Mexico Page 3 has an article; "Mexican Treaty" which concerns the Gadsden Purchase, the purchase of land in Southern Arizona and Southwestern New Mexico from Mexico. It would become effective on June 8. This article is a letter to the Senate from the President with his thoughts on it, beginning: "I transmit to the Senate for its consideration with a view to ratification a treaty between the United States of America & the Mexican Republic..." with more.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:11

$29.00
186428

FORT SUMTER ATTACK Imminent & the Start of the Civil War Close 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393052192652

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 10, 1861  * Civil War beginning soon (2 days away) * Fort Sumter about to be attacked * History about to be made Although there is much interesting content concerning the events just before the outbreak of the Civil War & the bombing of Fort Sumter, the prime content is the rather large page 6 map headed: "The New Territories: Colorado, Nevada, and Dakota". The map shows the western two-thirds of the American continent including California, Oregon, Washington Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and more. There is much descriptive text beneath the map as well. Eight pages, light damp staining near the bottom, nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:10

$76.00
186427

BATTLE OF JACKSON MS Mississippi Falls Captured MAP 1863 Civil War NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373387003619

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 19, 1863  * Battle of Jackson, Mississippi * General Ulysses S. Grant victory * Vicksburg campaign The front page is dominated by a rather large Civil War map headed: "THE SITUATION IN MISSISSIPPI" showing from Mobile to Baton Rouge and north to West Point, Miss. Among the front page column heads are: "The Capture of Jackson, Miss." "The Rebels Twice Defeated" "Battle of Clear Hill" "The Enemy Routed with the Bayonet" "Capture of Port Gibson" "Success In Raising Colored Troops" "The Use the Rebels Put Them To" and much more. War reports inside as well including: "Slaveholding Murder" Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:09

$46.00
186426

Tyrant BRIGHAM YOUNG Utah Terrirory Mormons Mormonism is LEADER 1857 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373386997940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1857  * Mormons - Mormonism * Governor Brigham Young Page 3 has a report headed: "Affairs In Utah Territory" which includes in part: "...Brigham Young, the Governor of Utah Territory, is the acknowledged head of he 'Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints', commonly called 'Mormons', and as such head, the Mormons look to him, and to him alone, for the law by which they are to be governed; therefore, no law of Congress is by them considered binding in any manner..." with much more. This article takes three-quarters of a column. Four pages, minor binding indents at the blank spine, nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends January 11, 2021 08:06

$67.00
186411

BO DIDDLEY Influential Blues to Rock Singer Guitarist DEATH 2008 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385652793

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 3, 2008 * Bo Diddley death (1st report) * Blues to rock singer & guitarist The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "His rhythm helped shape rock" with photo. (see) First report coverage continues on page A13 with another photo. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. Complete with all sections (62 pages), great condition.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:59

$85.00
186410

MIKHAIL KALININ "Kalinych" Soviet Union Russian Leader DEATH 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385652520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1946 * Mikhail Kalinin "Kalinych" death (1st report) * Bolshevik and Soviet Union politician * Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "KALININ OF RUSSIA DIES AT AGE OF 70" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:59

$55.00
186409

Rare 1782 State of Connecticut REVOLUTIONARY WAR Military Soldier PAY DOCUMENT


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385652191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: A genuine Revolutionary War pay document from the State of Connecticut dated February 18, 1782. Fascinating document for providing pay to soldiers through the Deputy Quarter Master of the Military for the State Of Connecticut. This document contains two signatures,  and is written out for "Fifteen Pounds". Measures 6 1/2 by 4 inches and is in nice condition. A terrific item for display and dated shortly after Cornwallis' surrender. 

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:59

$122.00
186408

CALVIN COOLIDGE Last U.S. President Prior to Obama VISITS CUBA in 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385651666

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 17, 1928 * Calvin Coolidge visits Cuba * Last U.S. President prior to Obama * Pan-American Conference The top of the front page has a three column headline: "COOLIDGE WINS CHEERS OF STATESMEN BY DECLARATION FOR SELF GOVERNMENT AS HE OPENS PAN-AMERICAN CONFERENCE" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on the following pages with complete text of Coolidge's speech. Other news of the day. Complete in 60 pages, rag edition, small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:58

$48.00
186407

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385651327

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 28, 1935 * Mauna Loa volcano bombed * 23d Bomb Squadron warplanes The front page has a one column heading: "5 PLANES BOMB RIVER OF LAVA TO SAVE TOWN" with subhead. A related map is on page 2. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. 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 January 10, 2021 07:57

$58.00
186405

Best AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Beer Baron GANGSTER Prison Release 1930 Chi. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385650851

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 19, 1930  * Al 'Scarface' Capone released from prison * Chicago beer baron - gangster boss * Best title to be had (very rare as such) The front page has a one column heading: "CAPONE CALLS GANG TO MEET HIM IN INDIANA" with subhead. Related photo with heading on the back page. (see) Coverage on Al Capone's release from prison after serving 10 months for illegal gun possession. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complet... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:57

$67.00
186404

IRISH EASTER RISING Ireland Leaders EXECUTIONS Willie Pearse 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385650243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 5, 1916 * Easter Rising in Ireland ends with executions * Willie Pearse, Joseph Plunkett, Edward Daly & Michael O'Hanrahan The front page has a five column heading: "FOUR IRISH LEADERS ARE SHOT" with subhead. First report coverage of the execution of the leaders of the Easter Rising. Complete with 14 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:56

$57.00
186403

Great JIMMY DOOLITTLE Transcontinental AIRPLANE Flight Record 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385649724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., September 5, 1931 * Jimmy Doolittle airplane flight record The top of the front page has a three column headline: "DOOLITTLE SHATTERS RECORD FOR TRANSCONTINENTAL DASH AFTER WINNING $7500 RACE" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 20 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:56

$40.00
186402

Rare Occultists Paranormal Magical Phenomenal SPIRITUALISM 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050977302

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: RELIGIO PHILOSOPHICAL JOURNAL, Chicago, Nov. 13, 1875  A quite uncommon title which, as noted in the decorative masthead, is "Devoted To Spiritual Philosophy". This interesting newspaper was begun in 1865 by an association of dozens of the leading spiritualists of the day.  Its masthead is a graphic depiction of the progressive, free-religious views of the association showing "Harmonial Philosophy" shedding its light on the Bible, Koran, Zend-Avesta and Shaster, surrounded by scenes of nineteenth-century progress (steamships, balloons, telescopes, factories, etc.). Files of this newspaper are held by the "International Assoc. for the Preservation of Spirtualists and Occult Periodicals". Eight pages, archival strengthening at... See More  

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:55

$42.00
186401

JOHN WILKES BOOTH Pre Abraham Lincoln Murder THEATER Theatre AD 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050976494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 31, 1862 * John Wilkes Booth & his brothers: together for this one time * Assassin of President Lincoln in advertisement Although the front page and pages within contain various reports on the Civil War and other events across the country and the world, perhaps the most intriguing item in this newspaper is an inconspicuous advertisement for a theatrical performance at Mary Provost's Theatre on page 7. A one night performance was set for March 31st for "...In his great masterpiece, RICHARD III..." A very curious advertisement featuring a famous name before he would become famous (or infamous). Eight pages, a little margin wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:53

$57.00
186400

YALE University DAILY NEWS Oldest College Daily 1950 New Haven CT Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373385631886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: YALE DAILY NEWS, New Haven, Conn. March 3, 1950 * Yale University * Liberal publication This 8 page tabloid size newspaper has on campus news with much to do with sports. See images for portion. Complete in nice condition.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:31

$24.00
186398

KING EDWARD VIII Abdication for Wallis Simpson Marriage George VI 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050957181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, December 10, 1936. * King Edward VIII abdication (1st report) * Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor * King George VI (Duke of York) takes over * INCOMPLETE ISSUE ****** The front page has a nice banner headline: "EDWARD ABDICATES; YORK BECOMES KING" with subheads and photo. (see) Incomplete issue containing two loose leafs (4 pages total) of a 68 page newspaper, rag edition, a little irregular along the left margin, nice for display as such.

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Ends January 10, 2021 07:30

$34.00
186397

MOVIE ADS The Great Mouse Detective (Disney), Psycho III, Under The Cherry Moon


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050079588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 2, 1986 * "The Great Mouse Detective" (Disney), "Psycho III", & "Under The Cherry Moon" - premier showings * All with great ads, the first two with reviews * Best to have in a Hollywood regional newspaper A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion pictures "The Great Mouse Detective" (Disney), "Psycho III", & "Under The Cherry Moon" (staring Prince) - 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 othe... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:54

$74.00
186396

REVOLUTIONARY WAR Cessation of Hostilities George III Proclamation1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050079105

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, February 15, 1783  * End of Revolutionary War * King George III proclamation * The cessation of hostilities Certainly the prime--and very historic--content takes over one-third of the back page, headed: "By the KING, A PROCLAMATION Declaring the Cessation of Arms, as well by sea as land, Agreed Upon Between his Majesty's the most Christian King, the King of Spain, the States General of  the United Provinces, and the United States of America...". This is the very historic document by which Great Britain official declares an end to the Revolutionary War. Near the end of the Proclamation is the operative phrase: "...We have thought fit...to notify the same to all our loving subjects, and we d... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:53

$740.00
186395

THE MASTERS Very 1st PGA Golf Tournament Augusta GA Georgia 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050078642

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, March 25, 1934 * Very 1st Masters golf tournament * 3rd day results  - Horton Smith * Augusta Ga Georgia The front page of the sport's section has a nice banner headline: "HORTON SMITH'S 212 LEADS JONES 10 STROKES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. This was the 3rd day report of the very 1st Master's making this a very significant issue for any golf collector. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:53

$58.00
186394

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050078406

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 9, 1864 * William T. Sherman * March to the sea Among the front page one column heads on the Civil War are: "THE WAR IN GEORGIA" "Latest News From Sherman" "His Army Between the Ogechee & Savannah Rivers" "The Rebels, as usual, Claim the Advantage" "But Sherman Marches On" "Probable Attack On Savannah" Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:53

$35.00
186393

Early MARK TWAIN Samuel Clemens' Clipper "Hornet" Report w/ PRINT 1866 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373384774218

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 29, 1866  * Early Mark Twain - Samuel Clemens * Clipper "Hornet" disaster report * First national headline for Twain The most notable content would be the full page print: "Burning of the California Clipper 'Hornet', One Thousand Miles from Land" not so much for the print but for the accompanying article titled: "Burning of the Clipper 'Hornet' ". Another source notes that Mark Twain was in Hawaii at the time the boat of survivors arrived and he reported on the event, interviewing several survivors, a story that this issue of Harper's Weekly published with the illustration giving Twain his first national headline. There is no mention of Twain in the printed article or the caption of t... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:52

$75.00
186392

GRAF ZEPPELIN 1st Around the World Aviation Feat RIGID AIRSHIP 1929 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373384773721

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, August 30, 1929  * Graf Zeppelin ends around World flight (airship) * Historic aviation feat (1st report) The top of the front page has a one column headings that include: "GRAF ZEPPELIN ENDS 21-DAY WORLD TRIP; CITY'S TRIBUTE TODAY" "Great Airship Settles Down at Lakehurst With Record After Soaring Over New York" and more. Much more on pages 6 & 7 with a great full page pictorial. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:52

$77.00
186391

Oakland LOS ANGELES RAIDERS Super Bowl NFL Football Champions 1984 USA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373384773213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Jan. 23, 1984 * Oakland - Los Angeles Raiders win * Super Bowl XVIII - NFL Football * vs. Washington Redskins at Tampa The front page has a headline that reads: "Raiders go Hog-wild, 38-9" with subhead and two related photos. (see) The front page of the sport's section also has a headline: "Raiders super in rout" with subhead and photo. (see) Much more inside this section.  Complete with all sections (40 pages), great condition.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:51

$62.00
186390

PRAJADHIPOK Rama VII King of Siam Chakri Dynasty ABDICATION 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373384772374

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 4, 1935 * Prajadhipok - Rama VII abdication * Monarch of Siam - Chakri Dynasty The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "SIAMESE RULER RETIRES TO LIFE OF PLAIN PRINCE" with subhead. (see) A photo is on the back page. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:51

$40.00
186389

Best JOHN WAYNE GACY Serial Killer Clown ARREST w/ Photos 1978 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373384752897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, Dec. 29, 1978 * John Wayne Gacy arrest * Serial "killer clown" discovered * Best title to be had ? - very rare Here is nice issue on the discovery of John Wayne Gacy's crimes in a Chicago suburb. The front page has a banner heading: "Gacy total reaches 17" Page 3 has more headings with 2 related photos. (see) Gacy was arrested just a few days earlier. Great to have this in a Chicago publication. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete with all 120 pages, tabloid size, toning along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:34

$98.00
186387

BEST JFK President John F. Kennedy Washington D.C. INAUGURATION 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373384749398

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WASHINGTON DAILY NEWS, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1961  * John F. Kennedy inauguration (JFK) * w/ famous quote cited * Best title to be had ? (rare) Great to have this newspaper from the nation's capital with this banner headline: "JFK PROCLAIMS NEW 'QUEST FOR PEACE' " with a large photo of John F. Kennedy and President Eisenhower. Not surprisingly being a D.C. newspaper, there is much coverage of the inauguration. Beginning on page 3 & carrying over to page 6 is the text of his famous inaugural address headed: "JFK Asks Rebirth of U.S. Greatness" where is found his famous quote: "...Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country...". A great same day report. Complete in 7... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:32

$137.00
186386

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal KIDNAPS Grace Budd1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050058720

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1928 * Albert Fish kidnaps Grace Budd * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" Page 23 has a one column heading: "KIDNAPPER BAFFLES HUNT FOR BUDD GIRL" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the Grace Budd kidnapping which was more than 6 years prior to Albert Fish's eventual capture. Fish used the name Frank Howard here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition, a few small binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:31

$48.00
186385

Rehmeyer's HEX HOLLOW MURDER Witchcraft John Blymire Voodooism 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373384747318

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 6, 1929  * Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder * York, Pennsylvania - John Blymire The top of page 25 has a one column heading: "Charm Book Throws Light On 'Witch' Trial" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:30

$40.00
186384

UNIVERSITY RACE Intercollegiate Regatta Rowing Saratoga Lake MAP 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393050056555

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 13, 1874 * Intercollegiate Regatta week w/ map * Boat - rowing - Saratoga Lake Page 3 has a map headed: "SARATOGA LAKE" with more. Also one column headings: "REGATTA WEEK" "The University Crews at Saratoga" "The Course" and more. Lengthy text. Ten pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 09, 2021 13:30

$28.00
186361

CINDERELLA MAN James Braddock Heavyweight BOXING TITLE in 2 Days 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393048838535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1935 * Cinderella Man famous upset win (2 days prior) * Heavyweight boxing title fight * James Braddock vs. Max Baer The sport's section (page 28) has a banner headline: "Impressive Exhibition Given by Braddock as He Finishes Boxing Drills Here" with subheads. (see) 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 & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:20

$39.00
186360

JIMMY HOFFA Teamsters Labor Union Leader TRUCK STRIKE ? 1956 Detroit Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393048837351

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Dec. 28, 1956 * Jimmy Hoffa - hung jury * Teamster's labor union leader The front page has a nice banner headline: "HOFFA CALLS OFF TRUCK STOPPAGE" with subheads. Nice for display and great to have in a Detroit publication, rare as such. Complete with all 344 pages, small library stamp within masthead, a little margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:19

$45.00
186359

Rare ALLIED World War II AIR DROPPED Propaganda - Anti-Goebbels 1944 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373383492095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NACHRICHTEN FUR DIE TRUPPE, Europe, May 21, 1944 * Very rare WWII air drop issue A most fascinating single sheet newspaper printed front & back, which translates to "News For The Troops", published by the Psychological Warfare Division of the Allied forces and dropped by Allied aircraft over Germany from just weeks before the D-Day invasion. This newspaper/leaflet was created to counter Goebbels' propaganda machine. Notice this dates shortly before D-Day. The headline translates to: "5000 Fighter Planes Attacked Replenishment" Many related headlines and a photo and a map. Measures 9 by 13 inches, very nice condition. Totally in German and an uncommon bit of aerial propaganda.

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:16

$59.00
186358

Great JAPANESE SURRENDERS End of World War II PEACE V-J Day 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393048834128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WILMINGTON NEWS--EXTRA, North Carolina, August 14, 1945 * World War II ends * Japanese surrenders * Terrific headline for display When it comes to huge, screaming headlines on the end of World War II they can't possibly get much better than this. Taking about three-quarters of the front page, in letters 8 1/4 and 4 7/8 inches high, is: "JAPS QUIT ! " with subhead: "Truman Confirms War's End". Given the pagination of the 4 pages being the front page, then 4 (on the reverse of the front page), 5 and 6, I believe this to be complete as a 4 page "Extra". Typically page 2 would be on the reverse of the front page. An exceptional issue, the likes of which are rarely found. Four pages (see above), mild wear at th... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:15

$445.00
186357

BATTLE OF SEVEN PINES Fair Oaks Civil War Virginia PRINTS 1862 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393048833503

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SATURDAY EVENING POST, Philadelphia, July 5, 1862 * Battle of Seven Pines - Fair Oaks * American Civil War original prints The front page features a set of three prints captioned: "SKETCHES AROUND THE FAIR OAKS BATTLE FIELD", which includes: "SLEEPING ON THE BATTLE FIELD", "SENDING REBEL PRISONERS NORTH FROM FAIR OAK" and "MARCHING THROUGH SWAMP", with descriptive text. Complete in four pages, slightly rough left spine, rubbing on the mid-fold (with minor loss), but otherwise good. The issue was once folded in quarters which and has some browning along the folds. See images for details.  Would be nice for display.

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$39.00
186356

WAGON BOX FIGHT Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming SIOUX Indians Red Cloud 1867 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 15, 1867 * Wagon Box Fight... Red Cloud's War * Fort Phil Kearny, Wyoming The front page has a small one column  heading: "Encounter with the Savages near Fort Kearny--The Indians Routed" 1st report coverage on the Wagon Box Fight during Red Cloud's War. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, some printing flaws including one in the mentioned report affecting some text (see image), minor margin wear, but otherwise good condition.

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$32.00
186355

Rare BENJAMIN RUSH University of Pennsylvania Trustee List 1807 Phila. Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, For The Country, Philadelphia, April 30, 1807  * Rare Benjamin Rush mention Page 4 of this issue has: "UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA", followed by a listing of all the universities Trustees including, "Benjamin Rush M.D. Professor of theory and practice of Phisick, and of Clinical Medicine".  Complete in 4 pages, some rubbing and dampstaining, in average condition. Note: This issue offers an interesting insight into the Jeffersonian era, as the government transitioned away from Federalist policy.

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$54.00
186354

JOE LOUIS vs. Max Schmeling Heavyweight Boxing TITLE Rematch 1938 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBOROUGH PATRIOT, (Greensboro), North Carolina, June. 23, 1938 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Max Schmeling (German fighter) * Famous rematch - boxing Page 5 of this issue has a one column heading: "LOUIS SMASHES DOWN SCHMELING FOR WORLD TITLE - Brown Bomber Beats German To Floor In Little Over Two Minutes". First report coverage on the heavyweight boxing championship between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling. Also, the front page contains news of the day including: "MERCHANTS URGE SALES TAX REPEAL" describing how the N.C. state Merchants Association demanded the repeal of the state sales tax now that the state had a large surplus as per the original agreement by the legislature when the tax was first enacted.  E... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:09

$72.00
186353

LUCIUS CRASSUS Alexander Hamilton's Pen Name re. Thomas Jefferson 1802 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, Feb. 9, 1802  * re. Thomas Jefferson's state of the union address * Alexander Hamilton pen name Lucius Crassus Starting on page 2 & concluding on page 3 is: "Examination Of The President's Message, Number VI" signed in type by: Lucius Crassus, the pen name of Alexander Hamilton. A website notes: "Hamilton’s “Examination of Jefferson’s Message to Congress of December 7, 1801,” in which Hamilton, writing as Lucius Crassus (one of the great Roman orators), wrote of the need for “prudent aids and encouragements on the part of government” in addition to recognizing the important role and power of markets to bring economic growth.  Eight pages, 9 1/2 by 11 inches, min... See More  

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$77.00
186352

WINECOFF HOTEL FIRE Deadliest (Ellis) Disaster Atlanta GA Georgia 1946 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Dec. 8, 1946  * Winecoff Hotel fire  * Atlanta Georgia GA  * Early 1st report on same day  The front page has a six column heading: "Hotel Fire Toll 116; Cause Mystery" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 6 with a small related photo. Larger photos are on page 4 with a somewhat famous photo of a Woman falling to her death. Complete 1st section with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, a light black streak printing flaw, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Hostelry Winecoff is best known for a fire that occurred there on December 7, 1946, in which 119 people died. It remains the deadliest hotel fire in U.S. history, and prompted man... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:08

$72.00
186351

Best QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION w/ Many Photos London England 1953 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY MAIL, London, June 3, 1953  * Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II * Sir Edmund Percival Hillary * Mount Everest summit reached (1st time) This is: "The Golden Reprint" edition as all 12 pages are printed in gold ink. Nice to have a report of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth in a London newspaper, with the banner headline: "LET US CHERISH OUR OWN WAY OF LIFE", with a photo of Queen Elizabeth taking up most of the front page. A plethora of coverage with related photos are on inside page. Twelve pages, minor central fold rubbing, nice condition.

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$72.00
186350

TREATY OF FONTAINEBLEAU Seven Years' French and Indian War Ending 1762 Magazine


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1762  * Treaty of Fontainebleau * French and Indian War Perhaps the most significant content is the full text of the: "Preliminary Articles of Peace..." signed at Fontainebleau, Nov. 3, 1762, among England, France & Spain, which would set the stage for the formal Treaty of Paris that would end the Seven Years' War (French & Indian War for that portion fought in the Americas). This text takes over 4 1/2 pages and has much concerning how the land in America, Canada, and the Caribbean Islands would be divided among the 3 countries to reach an amiable end to the war. This settlement would, however, be contested again in the Revolutionary War. Further on in: "Account of Period... See More  

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$68.00
186349

Historic MONROE DOCTRINE President James U.S. Foreign Policy 1823 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec.  6, 1823  * The complete Monroe Doctrine * United States foreign policy An inside page has the "President's Message" being James Monroe's annual address to Congress. Part of his message contains the historic language warning European powers not to get involved in any affairs in the western hemisphere. This directive became known as the Monroe Doctrine and served as the cornerstone for American foreign policy for most of the 19th century. The message, taking over 5 pages, is signed in type: James Monroe (photos show only portions). The ftpg. includes an editorial on the President's message & includes: "...There is one part of the message...that will attract particular ... See More  

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Ends January 08, 2021 15:07

$175.00
183533

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Funeral Jewish Synagogues Services 1865 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1865  * Rare 1st-page mentions of Synagogue services * Re: Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral * Black mourning borders Perhaps the most noteworthy coverage is the front-page details regarding various services being held at local synagogues - which includes the congregations at "B'nai Israel," "Bikur Cholim U-Kadisha Synagogue," and "Shaari [Shaare] Zedek" with each synagogue draped in mourning black. It is quite unusual to find front page mentions of Lincoln memorial services held at synagogues. Among the additional one column headlines on the front page are: "IN STATE," "THE DEAD BODY IN THE CAPITAL," "THE GUARD OF HONOR," "An Immense Number of Citizens View the Remains," "The Pr... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2021 07:58

$825.00
186303

MODERN TIMES Charlie Chaplin Film Very 1st Movie REVIEW & Ad 1936 NYC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1936 * Charlie Chaplin's "Modern Times" * Opening Day in New York City review * Movie - film debut advertisements An inside page has the a review of the "new" film "Modern Times", considered by many as Chaplin;'s greatest film. The two column heading under "The Screen" reads: "Heralding the Return, After an Undue Absence, of Charlie Chaplin in 'Modern Times'" with caricature of Chaplin. (see) Also a one column heading: "CHAPLIN FANS JAM BLOCK AT OPENING" with subheads. (see) The same page also has a opening day advertisements as well. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning and some chipping (wear) at the margins, generally good.

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Ends January 04, 2021 14:20

$48.00
186301

THE HYDROGEN BOMB Revealed by Harry S. Truman State of the Union 1953 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 8, 1953 * Hydrogen bomb revealed * President Harry truman * State of the Union Address * Russia - Cold war The front page has a four column heading: "Atomic-War Is Insane, President Tells Stalin" with subheads. (see) Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 04, 2021 14:19

$38.00
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