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198199

ABBEVILLE Henry County Jail Alabama NEGRO Lynching Hanging Mob 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095940917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 5, 1937  * Wesley Johnson Negro lynching  * Abbeville, Henry County, Alabama  The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "Acts to Impeach Sheriff After Alabama Lynching" (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Wes Johnson at Abbeville, Alabama. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 12:01

$48.00
198198

TIROS-1 1st Weather Television Infrared SATELLITE Launch & Orbit 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095939071

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Mass., April 2, 1960 * TIROS-1 Launching and orbit * Very first successful weather satellite * Television Infrared Observation Satellite The top of the front page has four related photos with banner heading: "'First TV Photos from U.S. 'Eye in the Sky'" with subhead: "New Satellite Sends Out Weather Data". (see) This was the very 1st successful weather satellite put in orbit. Complete with all 24 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:59

$52.00
198197

OPERATION MARKET GARDEN Allied Airborne Paratroopers Raid 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095938948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, September 19, 1944  * Operation Market Garden begins * Post D-Day Europe * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a five column headline: "BIG BRITISH DRIVE INTO HOLLAND LINKS WITH PARATROOP INVADERS" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the great paratrooper raid in the Netherlands. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with 22 pages, a little wear along the central fold with minimal text loss, small hole near the bottom of the ftpg., generally good.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:58

$42.00
198196

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Byron Nelson & Bobby Jones Golf Augusta GA 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095937616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 3, 1937 * Fourth Masters Tournament (day 2) * Byron Nelson and Bobby Jones photos * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The front page of the sport's section (page 21) has a seven column heading: "Byron Nelson Holds Masters Golf Lead With 138" with subheads. First report coverage on day 2 of the 1937 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia continues on page 3 with scores. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 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 t... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:55

$44.00
198195

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Thompson Tommy Machine Gun Dealer Shot 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095937103

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 9, 1930 * Thompson submachine gun dealer * St. Valentine's Day massacre connection * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front pager has a one column heading: "BULLET FELLS SELLER OF GANG MACHINE GUNS" with subhead. Photo on the back page. (see) 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". Probably only reported in the Chicago publication. ... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:55

$44.00
198194

OSAGE Morgantown West Virginia Coal Mine Explosion Disaster 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095936862

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 13, 1942 * Osage, West Virginia * Near Morgantown * Coal mine explosion disaster Page 2 has a one column heading: "Deaths Mounts to 56 In West Virginia Pit" with subhead. (see) Coverage on the Christopher Coal company mine explosion near Morgantown, West Virginia. Complete with 38 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:55

$40.00
198193

JOHN ETTER CLARK Erskine Alberta Canada Family Farm MASS MURDERS 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089528989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 4, 1956 * John Etter Clark mass murders * Erskine, Alberta, Canada The front page as a two column heading: "Canadian Legislator Sought in Killing of 7" (see). First report coverage on the John Etter Clark family murders at Erskine, Alberta, Canada. Complete with 42 pages, small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:54

$48.00
198192

CHARLES STARKWEATHER Teenage Spree Killer Death Sentence 1958 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089528132

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, Jan. 31, 1958  * Charles Starkweather captured * Girlfriend Fugate  The front page has a two column heading: "Teen-Age Slayer Tells of Early Hatred" with 2 related photos. (see) Complete with 6 pages, a few small binding holes with some wear along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:54

$42.00
198191

Rare MARYSVILLE Yuba County CALIFORNIA Gateway to Gold Old West 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089527016

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MARYSVILLE DAILY APPEAL, California, July March 21, 1872 * Rare Old West title In the days of the California Gold Rush, Marysville was a stopping point for riverboats from Sacramento and San Francisco that carried miners on their way to the digging grounds. A sign on the roadside as one enters Marysville carries the slogan: "Gateway to The Gold Fields." At that time it was one of the largest cities in California, named after one of the survivors of the Donner Party tragedy. News of the day plus a great wealth of ads. Complete with 4 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:53

$33.00
198190

JOHNNY WEISSMULLER Wins Olympic Swimming Gold Medals TARZAN Fame 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095933382

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 2 (SPORTS) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, August 12, 1928  * Johnny Weissmuller wins Olympic gold * Star of Tarzan with swimming photo  The front page of this section has a one column heading: "U. S. SWIMMERS TAKE OLYMPIC GAMES TITLE" with subhead. Photo of Weissmuller is on page 3. (see) Complete section 2 only with 10 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:50

$48.00
198189

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095931728

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, April 3, 1862 * From the origin of the Civil War  This was one of very few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline. Among the reports are: "Our Virginia Correspondence" "The Surprise at Union City--A Plan For Flanking Island 10" "More of the Lincoln Troops Captured" "More of the Yankee Prisoners" "Casualties in the Valley Fight" "Mrs. Lincoln's Ball" "Casualties in the Valley Fight"& other items. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:48

$86.00
198188

BATTLE OF MONOCACY River Junction Frederick Maryland 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095931234

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 11, 1864   * Battle of Monocacy - Maryland * Confederate victory Nearly half of the first column is taken up with heads on the Civil War including: "The Great Rebel Raid" "Sharp Fight Near Frederick" "Gen. Wallace Feels the Enemy" "The Unionists Lose 100 Prisoners" "Capture of Baltimore Expected" "Hunter Coming to the Rescue" "The Gunboats at Havre De Grace" and more. Additional war reports inside as well. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:47

$32.00
198187

Best NEW YORK YANKEES Win World Series of Baseball Joe DiMaggio 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095930041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 11, 1951   * New York Yankees - Yanks * World Series of baseball champions * Last game of Joe DiMaggio's career The top of the first column on the front page has a three line head: "YANKS WIN SERIES AS BAUER'S TRIPLE TOPS GIANTS, 4 TO 3" Subheads include: "American League Team Takes Third World Title in Row, by Four Games to Two" plus a two column photo of Casey Stengel. There is much additional reporting on the Series on the sports page inside including a banner headline: "Durocher Praises His national Leaguers for 'Battle Right Up to Lat Out' " and other smaller heads including; "Four New Marks Set By DiMaggio". Four photos as well. Great to have this report in a New York newspaper, not only... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:46

$76.00
198186

BATTLE OF COLD HARBOR Ulysses S. Grant v. Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089517747

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, June 4, 1864  * Battle of Cold Harbor - Virginia * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee Obviously a military-themed publication so a nice title for reporting Civil War content. The entire front page is taken up with: "The Campaign In Virginia" with several subheads, carrying over to take all of pg. 2 & part of pg. 3 as well. Other reports in this issue include: "General Butler's Command" "Dispatch From Secretary Stanton" "General Sherman's Operations" "Iron-Clads" "The Casualties" "The Operations of General Grant" "The Advance Upon Richmond" "The Operations of General Grant" and even more. There are also various "Official Dispatches" concerning the war, and a very lengthy list of: "Casualt... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:45

$31.00
198185

1889 JOHNSTOWN FLOOD Pennsylvania PA South Fork Dam Disaster DEATHS in Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089517599

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK WEEKLY TRIBUNE, June 5, 1889  * The great Johnstown flood of 1889 * South Fork Dam collapse The front page has one column heads including: "Many Thousands Dead" "A Valley Devastated By Flood" "Johnstown And Several Pennsylvania Villages Destroyed" "A Canal Reservoir In Cambria County Penn., Pours A Deluge Upon The Towns Below" & more. Significant reporting on one of the more notable disasters of 19th century. Complete in 20 pages, tabloid-size, evening toning, some minor margin tears and minor spine wear, generally good condition. Small subscription label in the masthead.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:45

$58.00
198184

BABE RUTH Boxing Daughter and TY COBB Practicing Golf PHOTOS 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095928458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: POLICE GAZETTE, New York, January 31, 1931 * Babe Ruth & boxing * Ty Cobb & golf This tabloid calls itself: "The Leading Illustrated Sporting Journal In the World" as noted in the masthead, although it has its share of "tabloid" photos as well. Among the many sports-related photos inside is a quarter page showing the Babe boxing, captioned: "Bambino Tunes Up For Campaign. Babe Ruth works out with daughter Julia at Artie McGovern's New York City Gymnasium." Another photos shows: "Ty Cobb, veteran of diamond, takes golfing lesson from Champion Glenna Collett at Augusta, Ga." Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:45

$47.00
198183

Rare REVOLUTIONARY WAR w/ Great 18th Century MASTHEAD1779 Philadelphia Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089517151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA PACKET OR THE GENERAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Dec. 11, 1779  * American Revolutionary War * Great masthead for display This newspaper features one of the most ornate and decorative mastheads of the Revolutionary War, the words "Pennsylvania Packet" so frilly that it can be difficult to read. Most of page 2 is taken up with; "An Act for Vesting the Estates of the late Proprieties of Pennsylvania in this Commonwealth", signed in type by: Thomas Paine, who was Clerk of the Pa. General Assembly at the time. Page 3 has news reports from Charleston including; "...the Hon. Major General Lincoln, commanding the troops in the Southern department, returned here from the Southward." Also mention that Samuel... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:44

$345.00
198182

President JAMES A. GARFIELD Assassination SHOT Charles J. Guiteau 1881 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095927865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WEEKLY STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 8, 1881   * President James A. Garfield shot (1st report) * Charles J. Guiteau - assassin The last column of the front page has heads: "ASSASSIN'S WORK" "President Garfield Shot" "Two Balls Enter His Person" "Dangerously Wounded" "Balls Not Yet Extracted" "May Possibly Recover" with the text taking the entire column. Additional reports inside as well including an editorial: "The Voice of Lamentation". Four pages, very discrete archival strengthening at the interior central fold, very nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:44

$64.00
198181

Rare JAMES A. GARFIELD Asassination Charles Guiteau 1881 Harper's Weekly EXTRA


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095927630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY July 8, 1881  * Rare extra edition of this famous title * James A. Garfield assassination * Assassin Charles Guiteau As noted at the very top of the ftpg., this is a rare "SPECIAL EDITION" of this famous title, devoted to the assassination of President James Garfield. The full front page is a portrait of "The Tragedy at Washington - The Assassin Charles Jules Guiteau." Inside is a full pg. print captioned: "The Assassin Firing the Second Shot at President Garfield." There are two halfpg. prints pertaining to the assassin including: "Scene in the Upper Room at the Depot Immediately After the Shooting" and "Removing the President from the Depot to the Ambulance." And the entire bkpg. is a print: "The ... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:43

$64.00
198180

Best NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball w/ Babe Ruth PHOTO 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089516109

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 6, 1927  * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * World Series of baseball w/ photo * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The three line, one column headline at the top of the front page: "RUTH BLASTS ROAD TO YANKEE VICTORY OVER PIRATES, 5 TO 4" with subheads including: "Babe Gets 3 of Team's 6 Hits as New York Wins First Game of World's Series" "44,000 Cheer teams On" and more.   Much more on pages 16 & 17 with related photos including a very nice one of Babe Ruth swinging his bat. Box scores as well. Great to have in this famous New York title. Complete in 52 pages, irregular at the spine margin, tape at the spine of ... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:43

$92.00
198179

AMELIA EARHART 1st Woman Transatlantic Airplane Flight HONORED 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089515300

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1932  * Amelia Earhart - London welcome * re. Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo The top of the front page has one column headings: "MRS. PUTNAM LANDS AT LONDON IN STORM; GREETED BY MELLON" "Crowds at Croydon Airdrome Disappointed as Ocean Flier Goes to Private Field" "Cheered In Pouring Rain" and more. (see) Coverage continues on page 3 with a wire-photo. (blurry) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:43

$62.00
198178

OPERATION CATAPULT Attack on Mers-el-Kebir French Fleet Sunk 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095926230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 5, 1940 * Attack on Mers-el-Kébir * Operation Catapult - North Africa * Royal Navy vs. French fleet The front page has a nice banner headline: "BRITISH NAVAL VICTORY TOLD; Churchill's Story; French Ordered to Fire on English Ships" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Five related photos are on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 26 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 June 25, 2022 11:42

$44.00
198177

Great ALFRED E. SMITH Democratic Nomination for President PHOTO 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095925794

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PICTURE SECTION Only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, July 22, 1928 * Huge color photo of "Al" Alfred E. Smith * Democratic nomination for president This complete 16 page "Picture Section" only has the front page entirely taken up with a huge color photo captioned: "Alfred E. Smith; Democratic Candidate for President of the United States" Nice for display. Other topics (photos) throughout. Rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:41

$37.00
198176

Rare LOS ANGELES Southern California Wild Old West 1873 Newspaper w/ Ads


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095925538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING EXPRESS, Los Angeles, California, May 20, 1873  * Rare Old West title * Many advertisements * 19th century era original A very early newspaper from this now-famous city on the West Coast. News of the day and a wealth of ads. Four pages, never bound, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:41

$44.00
198175

Saint JOAN OF ARC Pope Benedict XV Catholic Church Canonization 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089513074

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1920 * Saint Joan of Arc * Pope Benedict XV Canonization The top of page 17 has one column headings: "JOAN CANONIZED AT GREAT SERVICE" "10,000 IN PAGEANT FOR JOAN OF ARC" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Joan of Arc being canonized by Pope Benedict XV. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light browning and a little wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:41

$46.00
198174

Rare DANIEL DEFOE REVIEW Pickering & Chatto 1708 Old London England UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089512608

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: A REVIEW OF THE STATE OF THE BRITISH NATION, London, Oct. 16, 1708  * Rare Daniel Defoe periodical * Early 18th century original From research done by the prestigious London rare book firm of Pickering & Chatto, this is: "...one of Daniel Defoe's greatest, but least known, works. The Review covered his many interests, both literary and historical. It had a tiny original print run of just 400, making this a very rare title. Defoe's "Review" played a significant role in the birth of the modern press. It was not so much a newspaper dealing in facts but a journal of opinion and discussion. But in some ways it was itself the most interesting example as it was the first of a new genre: the eighteenth-century periodical essa... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:40

$58.00
198173

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Woman's Women's Rights & African Slaves Trade 1855 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095924553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, Oct. 23, 1855  * Susan B. Anthony * African slave trade The bottom of the front page has an article: "Woman's Rights" concerning the appeal--led by Susan B. Anthony--to the law-makers of New York to  work for the: "...restoration of woman's legal and political rights..." and notes that: "...Forms of petition, also woman's rights, tracts, may be had of Susan B. Anthony,  Rochester, N.Y."  Included is the text of the "Woman's Rights Petition" address to the Assembly of the state of New York, with all 4 petitions. Also of interest is a very lengthy review of a new book: "Inside View of Slavery, or, A Tour Among the Planters" by C. G. Parsons. This was a quite notable work, the review taking ... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:39

$48.00
198156

Early USS CONSTITUTION 18th Century United States Navy 1798 Worcester Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374093615789

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 21, 1798 * USS Constitution * United States Navy * Recruiting seamen ad A great issue in U.S. Naval history as page 3 has an advertisement headed: "Frigate CONSTITUTION" noting in part: "...able-bodied and patriotic seamen are wanted for the  United States Frigate Constitution, Samuel Nicholson, Esq. Commander, for the term of 12 months...Those brave New England Seamen who are disposed to serve their Country are requested..." with other details.  Four pages, a repair near the spine, otherwise good condition. A terrific item from the very beginning of this fabled ship to become known as "Old Ironsides". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 24, 2022 08:19

$225.00
198134

Serial Killer RICHARD RAMIREZ Los Angeles Night Stalker SENTENCED 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082806963

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 8, 1989 * Serial killer & rapist Richard Ramirez * Los Angeles area home invasion predator * "Night Stalker" sentenced to death The bottom of the front page has a small color photo of Ramirez with small heading: "Death For 'Stalker'" See image for brief text here. The bottom of the front page of section B has a one column heading: "Ramirez Must Die, 'Stalker' Judge Decides" with subhead and another photo of Ramirez. (see) Great to have in this Los Angeles publication. Rare as such. Complete with all sections (100+ pages), nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:31

$117.00
198133

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination POLAND Jews NAZIS Atrocities 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087595907

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill):  “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 8, 1944 * Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public * Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations * Mention of the infamous "gas vans" Page 8 has an article headed: "SOVIET SAYS NAZIS MURDERED 102,000" "Civilians and War Prisoners Killed Near Rovno, Poland, Commission Charges" See photos for coverage on the atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being kno... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:30

$98.00
198132

ABRAHAM LINCOLN ASSASSINATION John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087595635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AUBURN DAILY ADVERTISER & UNION, New York, April 15, 1865   * Abraham Lincoln assassination (1st report) * Ford's Theater - John Wilkes Booth An exciting issue reporting the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, as inside pages have various dispatches as the news was received at the printing office. Page 2 begins with a report from the editor headed: "Assassination of President Lincoln" beginning: "We are overwhelmed with range shocking intelligence of the assassination of President Lincoln...Discovered documents indicate that it was a conspiracy intended to have been executed on the fourth of March...We can imply no words at all adequate to express either our indignation at the instigators and perpetrators of this foul d... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:30

$395.00
198131

War of 1812 ARMY DESERTERS James Madison Pardon Proclamation 1812 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082804106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, Oct. 22, 1812 * War of 1812 deserters * James Madison pardon The first column is taken up with 3 Acts of Congress as well as: "A Proclamation" headed with an engraving of a heraldic eagle, concerning the granting of a full pardon for those who have deserted from the Army. Each is signed in type by the President: James Madison. Page 2 includes: "Western Army" and: "War Events". Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:25

$37.00
198130

4 JOHN C. FREMONT Western Expedition Rocky Mountains Exploration 1845 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087588553

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., a set of four issues dated August 19, 21, 26 & 28, 1845 containing the text of: "Captain Fremont's Second Exploring 'Expedition" to the West. * John C. Fremont * Western expedition During the years of 1842–54 Fremont personally led and directed five western expeditions. This set of issues details his lengthy report on the second expedition (1843-4), to the interior of the Rockies and the Pacific Coast including northern, southern, central, and eastern Utah as well. Great to have this extremely lengthy & detailed report in this famous title from the nation's capital. Each complete in 4 pages, the issue of the 28th has an irregular bottom margin not affecting any text,... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:24

$76.00
198129

African Explorer DAVID LIVINGSTONE I Presume Henry Morton Stanley 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374087588048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO TIMES, July 18, 1872   * Dr. David Livingstone found * Henry Morton Stanley The back page begins with column heads on the famed African Explorers Stanley & Livingstone: "STANLEY'S STORY" "The Great African Explorer and the Great American Reporter" "Stanley's Own Account of His Interview with Livingstone" "The Discoverer Narrates the Varied Experiences of His Strange Life" with more. The very detailed report takes 2 1/2 columns and has many subheads including; "Stanley  enters the Town Flying the American Flag" "Stanley & Livingstone Face To Face" "The Meeting" "The First Day with Livingstone". And within the text is one of the more notable utterances of the 19th century: "...when I first caught sight of h... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:24

$158.00
198128

REPUBLICAN PARTY IS BORN w/ John C. Fremont President Nomination 1856 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082803719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 19, 1856 * Republican Party is formed * John C. Fremont nomination * 1st nominated for United States president  A very historic issue for the Republican party as it reports their first Presidential nominee, John Fremont. The newly created political party held the prohibition of slavery as the principal issue of their platform. The top of page 4 has a nice print of: "Col. John Charles Fremont" with the following text, taking a full column then carrying over to taking the entirety of page 5. It is headed: "THE PEOPLES' CONVENTION" "The Platform" "Col. J. C. Fremont Nominated for President" and other heads on page 5: "The Nomination" and "After the Nomination" among others. Of significance is t... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:24

$237.00
198127

SPACE SHUTTLE COLUMBIA Spaceflight Atmospheric Entry DISASTER 2003 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082803269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TUCSON CITIZEN, Arizona, EXTRA, Feb. 1, 2003  The front page announces one of the more tragic events in U.S. space history with: "SHUTTLE BREAKS UP; Seven aboard Columbia dead" with subhead and photo. Complete 1st section with pages 1-10, very nice condition.

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Ends June 20, 2022 12:23

$27.00
198126

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal KIDNAPS Grace Budd1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394082802993

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1928  * Albert Fish kidnaps Grace Budd * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" Page 27 has a one column heading: "DEATH HINT SPURS HUNT FOR BUDD GIRL" with subheads. (see) Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "FRIENDSHIP FAILS THRICE TO TAKE OFF" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for more than a week. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. ... See More  

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$52.00
198098

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Clara Bewick Colby 1901 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., Jan. 26, 1901 * Carrie Nation wrecks saloons * Rare publication - Women's suffrage Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was a war correspondent during the Spanish-American War, the first woman to be so recognized. As would be suspected the content is primarily focused on women's rights and suffrage including an interesting front page article concerning Carrie Nation. It begins: "Mrs. Carrie Nation of Medicine Lodge, Kansas, who has undertaken to stop ... See More  

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$59.00
198097

Rare & Early 18th Century LONDON England 1731 Old UK Original Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FOG'S WEEKLY JOURNAL, London, Nov. 20, 1731  * Rare 18th century publication A quite rare title from England with a very early date. Various news of the day both from England and the rest of Europe. Four pages, 9 3/4 by 12 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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$44.00
198096

Very Rare LA GRANDE Union County OREGON 19th Centruy 1899 Old West Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085541663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LA GRANDE DAILY CHRONICLE, Union County, Oregon, Nov. 6, 1899 * Very rare publication  Although the term "rare" can be tossed around by some rather casually, it truly applies to this newspaper. There are no holdings of this newspaper in any American institution. One library has microfilm issues only.  Four pages. Never bound nor trimmed, a printing error to the right sides affects 2 articles, rubbing to some folds on the back leaf.

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$155.00
198095

IBN SAUD Abdulaziz Saudi Arabia Monarch Conquers YEMENI War 1934 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1934 * King Ibn Saud conquers Yemen * Saudi-Yemeni War - Saudi Arabia The top of the back page has a one column heading: IBN SAUD MARCHERS ON YEMEN CAPITAL" with subheads. (see) Complete with 34 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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$52.00
198094

ALABAMA Crimson Tide Football ROSE BOWL Victory - Miami & Texas 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081628289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 2, 1946 * Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. USC Trojans * Orange Bowl: Miami Hurricanes vs. Holy Cross Crusaders * Sugar Bowl: Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. St. Mary's * Cotton Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Missouri Tigers Page 14 has a one column heading: "Alabama Rolls over USC, 34-14" with lineups and related photo. Also reports on the Orange, Cotton and Sugar Bowl games. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in nice condition.

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$48.00
198093

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Ben Hogan Wins Golf Major at Augusta GA 1951 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085540058

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1951 * Ben Hogan wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The sport's section (page 32) has a banner headline: "Hogan Captures Masters Golf for First Time, Beating Reigel by 2 Strokes" with subheads, photo and scores. First report coverage on Ben Hogan winning the 1951 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 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 presen... See More  

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198092

ELIHU ROOT Republican Politician Statesman Secretary of War DEATH 1937 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Feb. 7, 1937 * Elihu Root death (1st report) * Republican politician - statesman * Secretary of State and War * Nobel Peace Prize winner The front page has a nice banner headline: "DEATH TAKES ELIHU ROOT, 92" with subhead. Nice for display. Related pictorial is on  page 11. (see) Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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198091

Early Rare LOS ANGELES Southern California Civil War Era Old West 1862 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES STAR, California, Oct. 25, 1862  * Rare West Coast publication * American Civil War era One of the earliest Los Angeles newspapers we have offered, and from the Civil War no less. At this time the population of Los Angeles was less than 5,000. Articles include: "Eastern Intelligence" "Our National Capital" "The Debt We are Piling Up" "Gen. Carleton at Santa Fe" "The Freedom of the Press" and more. Four pages, good condition.

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$92.00
198090

ANNA SAGE "Woman in Red" re. John Dillinger's Murder $5000 Reward 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394081626562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1935 * re. John Dillinger's assassination * Anna Sage - Ana Cumpănaș * "Woman in Red" $$ reward The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "TIP ON DILLINGER HALTS DEPORTATION" with subheads that include: "'Woman in Red' Says Purvis Promised to Have Alien Proceedings Dropped" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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$44.00
198089

Best Chairman MAO ZEDUNG Tse-Tung Beijing China DEATH 1976 Chinese Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085535258

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PEOPLE'S DAILY, Peking (Beijing), China, Sept. 10, 1976  * People's Republic of China founder * Mao Zedong death (1st report) * Best title to be had ? (rare) This is likely the most notable issue reporting the death of Chairman Mao Tse Tung (Zedong) of the People's Republic of China who died Sept. 9. The full front page is taken up with his black-bordered photo headed (in translation): "Eternal Glory To The Great Leader And Great Teacher Chairman Mao Testung!" Within the box at the upper right of the ftpg. is: "Long live invincible Marxism-Leninism--Mao Tsetung Thought!" and: "Long live the great, glorious and correct Communist Part of China!" All of page 2 is devoted to the complete text of the death announcement, t... See More  

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$62.00
198088

NUMBER OF SLAVES In America President John Adams Act 1798 Baltimore Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, July 18, 1798  * A census of slaves in the U.S. ? * President John Adams The middle of the front page features a great & detailed notice from the Secretary of the Treasury concerning proposals for supplying the United States with various firearms. All of page 2 and nearly half of page 3 are taken up with: "AN ACT To Provide for  the Valuation of Lands and Swelling Houses, and the Enumeration of Slaves within the United States", signed at its conclusion by the President: John Adams. Four pages, handsome masthead, foxing to an upper corner, nice condition.

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$55.00
198087

(10) 18th Century LONDON England Post Revolutionary War Era 1797-1799 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085533438

Offered are 10 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: (10) THE SUN and THE TIMES were two of the more famous & successful of British newspapers in the late 18th century. The Times remains one of the iconic papers of the world, having begun in 1788 and is still printing today. It was the first newspaper to have "Times" in the title, since lending its name to innumerable newspapers on both sides of the Atlantic. Here is a lot of ten issues, five of each title from 1799 and 1797 respectively, each in very nice condition and having a partial or full red tax stamp.

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$72.00
198086

Rare West COLUMBIA Brazoria County TX Texas Southwestern America 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085532440

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OLD CAPITOL, Columbia, Texas, March 24, 1888  * Very rare Southwest publication Yes, Columbia--now known as West Columbia--was the first formal capital of Texas, established in 1836. A quite rare title which existed for less than 2 years. Only one institution has a substantial holding of this title and its file is not complete. The content is primarily concerning Texas, with a wealth of ads as well. Included as well is a single sheet: "Supplement Of The 'Old Capitol' " of the same date, smaller size. It concerns "Notice of Tax Sale". Browned at the right margin. Four pages, 19 1/4 by 12 1/4 inches, archivally rejoined at the spine with minor loss at the blank spine, nice condition. Slightly fragile so it shou... See More  

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$135.00
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