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155880

MADELINE KAHN "Blazing Saddles" Comedy Movie Film Actress 1999 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372026516019

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 4, 1999 * Madeline Kahn death (1st report) * Hollywood Movie - film actress * "Blazing Saddles" "Young Frankenstein" * Best title to be had ? The ftpg. has a small report: "Madeline Kahn Dies at 57" with a color photo of her. The more detailed & lengthy article is found on page 22 headed: "Madeline Kahn; Oscar-Nominated, Tony-and Emmy-Winning Actress" with another photo of her in the film 'Blazing Saddles'. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section only with pages 1-26, nice condition.

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Ends August 26, 2017 15:36

$55.00
155878

Best DALTON TRUMBO Hollywood Movie Film Screenwriter DEATH 1976 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372026494131

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 11, 1976 * Dalton Trumbo death (1st report) * Hollywood screenwriter & novelist * Blacklisted in 1947 for communist views * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Dalton Trumbo, Filmwriter Blacklisted in 1947, Dies" with a photo of him. (see) Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry as well as from the city where he died. The complete first section only with all 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 26, 2017 15:23

$52.00
155870

PITHOLE PA Pennsylvania Ghost Town OIL & More 1865 Reconstruction Era Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372026480290

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 24, 1865 * Pithole, Pennsylvania & more The back page begins with: "THE PETROLEUM FIELDS" "Survey of the Venango Region" "Personnel of the Excursion" "At Corry" "Down to Oil Creek" "Pithole" and more, the reporting taking 1 1/3 columns. Also within: "THE FENIAN CONGRESS" "The Irish Republic Recognized" "Texas" "The Freedmen And The Bureau" and a baseball game report (see). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 26, 2017 15:13

$35.00
155836

Best ROBERT MITCHUM Movie Film Actor Director Poet Singer DEATH 1997 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391849596002

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 2, 1997 * Robert Mitchum death (1st report) * Film - movie actor - director - singer * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has report headed: "Robert Mitcheum, Durable Movie Star for 40 Years, Dies" with a color photo of him (see). The article carries over to page 16 with much text on his life & career. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry as well as from the city near where he lived & died, Santa Barbara. The complete first section with pages 1-24, nice condition.

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Ends August 25, 2017 19:12

$90.00
155812

SEABISCUIT Continental Handicap Favorite at Jamaica Queens NYC in 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391848739149

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 12, 1937 * Seabiscuit at Continental Handicap * Jamaica, New York * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The sport's section (page 36) has a five column headline: "Seabiscuit Favored in Rich Jamaica Race Today" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the same day of the Continental Handicap at the Jamaica Race Course in Queens, New York. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 in... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2017 19:48

$42.00
155811

John F. Kennedy JFK International AIRPORT Idlewild Dedication 1948 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372024262105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1948 * Idlewild Airport dedication (now called John F. Kennedy JFK Airport) * President Harry S. Truman * Many photos The top of the front page has a four column headline: "TRUMAN DEDICATES IDLEWILD AIRPORT; HAILS IT AS 'FRONT DOOR' FOR THE U.N.; 900 PLANES STAGE PARADE OF AIR MIGHT" with many subheads and related photo. (see photos). Much more on pages 28 & 29. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2017 19:47

$44.00
155801

KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish FOOTBALL Coach KILLED 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391848455051

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 2, 1931 * Knute Rockne death * Notre Dame head football coach * Airplane crash Page 3 begins with column heads: "UNABLE TO FATHOM ROCKNE PLANE CRASH" "Craft was In Distress" "Structural Strain Seen" and more (see). The sports section has a banner headline: "Rockne's Death Described As National Loss in Tribute by President Hoover with many related subheads. Complete in 56 pages, some browning near the margins, a little margin chipping, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 24, 2017 11:39

$72.00
155796

Thomas Alva EDISON MAGNETIC CONCENTRATING WORKS Print & more 1898 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391848451012

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, January 22, 1898 The front cover is a large print captioned: "The Edison Magnetic Concentrating Works - The Giant Rolls" with additional illustrations & text inside. Also inside: "An Improved Telephone Transmitter" "The King Gasoline Launch Engine" "The Mietz & Weiss Kerosene Engine" and many more articles, prints & photos. Sixteen pages, 11 by 16 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2017 11:33

$29.00
155792

ROBERT HENRI American Painter Ashcan School Realism Artist DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372023799294

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1929 * Robert Henri death (1st report) * American painter and teacher Page 15 has one column headings: "ROBERT HENRI DIES; ILL EIGHT MONTHS" "Eminent Artist Succumbs in St. Luke's Hospital After Long Siege of Neuritis" and more with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends August 24, 2017 11:28

$39.00
155790

PORGY AND BESS George Gershwin Folk-Opera Opening Day Review 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391848444214

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1935 * Porgy and Bess folk-opera * Composer George Gershwin * Opening day review in NYC Page 30 has a three column heading: "'Porgy and Bess,' Native Opera, Opens at the Alvin; Gershwin Work on Du Bose Heyward's Play" with subheads and related photo. (see) This was the opening day review for this famous folk-opera in New York City. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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... See More  

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Ends August 24, 2017 11:23

$60.00
155746

Best LANA TURNER Movie Film Actress WWII Pin-Up Model Girl DEATH 1995 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372019937505

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 30, 1995 * Lana Turner death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actress * World War II era pin-up model * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a heading: "Lana Turner, Glamorous Star of 50 Films, Dies at 75" with subhead: " 'Sweater Girl' was a favorite GI pinup. Tragedy and seven marriages marred her private life." The article carries over to page 32. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where she lived and died. The complete first section with pages 1-36, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:45

$97.00
155745

Best GRETA GARBO Hollywood Movie Film Swedish Actress DEATH 1990 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391845350939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 16, 1990 * Greta Garbo death (1st report) * Swedish-American actress * Hollywood film movie star * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has an article headed: "Greta Garbo, Alluring but Aloof Film Star, Dies at 84" with a photo of her from 1928. The article carries over to pages 26 & 27 where there are 3 more photos of her. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-28, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:44

$115.00
155744

Best AVA GARDNER Hollywood Movie Film Actress Singer DEATH 1990 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391845350511

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 26, 1990 * Ava Gardner death (1st report) * Movie - film actress & singer * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has an article headed: "Ava Gardner, Sultry Film Star, Dies at 67 in London." and includes a photo of her. The article carries over to page 22 where there are 2 more photos of her, with husbands Mickey Rooney and Frank Sinatra. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-30, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:44

$93.00
155737

CAB CALLOWAY Cotton Club Harlem Band Leader Jazz Scat Singer DEATH1994 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372019928739

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 20, 1994 * Cab Calloway death (1st report) * African American jazz - scat singer * Cotton Club, Harlem, New York City Neat the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Cab Calloway, Legendary Hi De Ho Man of Jazz, Dies" with photo. (See) Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-44, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:31

$56.00
155723

Best AUDREY HEPBURN Hollywood Golden Age Movie Film Actress DEATH 1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372019908540

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 21, 1993 * Audrey Hepburn death (1st report) * Actress, model, dancer & humanitarian * Hollywood golden age movie - film * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a boxed report headed: "Audrey Hepburn, Actress and Humanitarian, Dies" at age 63, with a color photo of her (see). The article carries over to take most of page 28 with much text on her life & career and also includes 4 more photos of her. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-30, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:12

$96.00
155641

Jew & Christianity - ANDREW JACKSON State of the Union Address 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372017932268

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON RECORDER, Dec. 14, 1831 * President Andrew Jackson * State of the Union Address * Jews & Christianity relation The front page has about half a column headed: "The Jews--Their Relation to Christianity". Pages 2 and 3 contain the: "President's Message" being the annual state-of-the-union address, signed in type: Andrew Jackson. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends August 18, 2017 15:37

$35.00
155628

Best BURT LANCASTER Hollywood Movie Film Actor DEATH 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391843396071

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 22, 1994 * Burt Lancaster death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actor * Best title to be had ? The middle of the front page has a heading: "Oscar-Winning Actor Burt Lancaster Dies" with subhead: "The 80 year-old star had been in failing health since suffering a stroke four years ago." The article includes a color photo of him, and it carries over to page 26 where there is another photo of him. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry & from the city where he died. The complete first section with pages 1-32, nice condition.

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Ends August 18, 2017 15:11

$94.00
155625

Best ANNE BAXTER Hollywood Movie Film TV Actress DEATH1985 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391843392716

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 13, 1985 * Anne Baxter death (1st report) * Hollywood movie film & TV actress * Frank Lloyd Wright granddaughter * Best title to be had ? Page 3 has an article headed: "Anne Baxter Dies at 62--50 Years of It as Star in Films, Stage and TV" plus a photo of her. The article carries over to page 20. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-36, nice condition.

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Ends August 18, 2017 15:07

$70.00
155577

CZECHOSLOVAKIA Coup d'etat Communists Party USSR Takeover 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372016927522

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 26, 1948 * Communists take over Czechoslovakia * Czechoslovak coup d'etat * Soviet Union - Russia The front page has a three column headline: "U.S., BRITAIN, FRANCE CONDEMN COMMUNIST COUP IN PRAGUE; NEW REGIME TIGHTENS GRIP" with many subheads. (see) Much more on pages 2 & 3 with related photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 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 ... See More  

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Ends August 17, 2017 15:10

$45.00
155511

JOHN BELUSHI Actor Comedian "Animal House" Drug Overdose DEATH 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372012717501

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 6, 1982 * Actor comedian John Belushi death (1st report) * "Saturday Night Live" Animal House" fame * Best title to be had ? Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Actor John Belushi Found Dead in Hollywood Hotel" with photo. (see) Continued reporting inside. Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 13, 2017 13:31

$145.00
155506

Best GILDA RADNER Saturday Night Live SNL Actress Comedian DEATH 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391839425733

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 21, 1989 * Gilda Radner death (1st report) * American actress - comedian * "Saturday Night Live" fame * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a photo and brief report announcing the death of Gilda Radner, one of the original cast members of "Saturday Night Live". A lengthier article headed: "Saturday Night Live Star Gilda Radner Dies at 42", with a photo of her, carrying over to page 41. Radner died from ovarian cancer, and her life and legacy from SNL established her as an iconic figure in the history of American comedy. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry, and from the city where she died.... See More  

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Ends August 13, 2017 13:25

$96.00
155462

SOLAR ECLIPSE Blocks Sun New MOON Earth Astronomy 1925 Fitchburg MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372011875887

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, January 24, 1925 * Total eclipse of the Sun * Solar eclipse - Moon - Earth The top of the front page has a four column headline: "TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE SUN SEEN TILL OBSCURED BY CLOUDY SKY" with subheads. (see) Eight pages, light toning, some spine wear, should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: A total solar eclipse occurred on January 24, 1925. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partially obscuring the image of the Sun for a viewer on Earth. A total solar eclipse occurs when the Moon's apparent diameter is larger than the Sun, blocking all direct sunlight, turning day into darknes... See More  

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Ends August 12, 2017 14:36

$35.00
155459

JIMMY DOOLITTLE Transcontinental AIRPLANE Record - Bendix Trophy 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391838780895

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, September 5, 1931 * Jimmy Doolittle airplane flight record The front page has a one column heading: "HAWKS' MARK SMASHED BY DOOLITTLE" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning, minor irregularity along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 12, 2017 14:30

$33.00
155457

FRANZ VON VECSEY Hugarian Classical Violinist & Composer DEATH 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391838779762

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1935 * Franz von Vecsey death * Hungarian violinist & composer The top of page 40 has a one column heading: "BARON VECSEY DIES; NOTED VIOLINIST, 42" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Franz von Vecsey, Hungarian violinist and composer. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 42 pages, rag edition, nice condition.

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Ends August 12, 2017 14:27

$37.00
155454

1930 FIFA WORLD CUP SOCCER Very 1st Championship Tournament Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391838778012

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 14, 1930 * First World Cup Soccer games * Damaged issue - fraction of price The World Cup tournament began in 1930, with Wikipedia noting its creation: "Due to the success of soccer at the Olympic games,an official game beginning in 1908, the FIFA started looking at staging its own international tournament outside of the Olympics. On 28 May 1928, the FIFA Congress in Amsterdam decided to stage a world championship organized by FIFA. With Uruguay now two-time official football world champions (as 1924 was the start of FIFA's professional era) and to celebrate their centenary of independence in 1930, FIFA named Uruguay as the host country of the inaugural World Cup t... See More  

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Ends August 12, 2017 14:24

$47.00
155422

Best JOAN CRAWFORD Hollywood Movie Film T.V. Actress DEATH 1977 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372011572002

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 11, 1977 * Joan Crawford death (1st report) * Hollywood film - movie actress * Best title to be had ? Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Joan Crawford, One of Last Film Queens, Dies" with photo. (see) Much more on page 3. Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 12, 2017 07:31

$148.00
155421

Best JACKIE GLEASON The Honeymooners Movie T.V. Actor DEATH 1987 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391838550779

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 25, 1987 * Jackie Gleason death (1st report) * American film T.V. comedian actor * "The Honeymooners" Ralph Kramden * Best title to be had ? Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Jackie Gleason, 'Great One' of Many Talents, Dies at 71" with photo. (see) Reporting continues inside with a "Honeymooners" scene photo. Nice to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete 1st section only with all 38 pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 12, 2017 07:29

$145.00
155406

Aviator RALPH JOHNSTONE 1st American Pilot AIRPLANE Crash Death 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372011020235

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, November 18, 1910 * Aviator Ralph Johnstone death * Altitude record holder * 1st American pilot airplane crash death The back page has one column headings: "'SPIRAL GLIDE' BRINGS DEATH" "Johnstone, World's Champion Aviator, Instantly Killed" (see) wikipedia notes: Ralph Greenley Johnstone (September 18, 1880 – November 17, 1910) was the first American pilot to die in an airplane crash.He and Archibald Hoxsey were known as the "heavenly twins" for their attempts to break altitude records. Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends August 11, 2017 15:44

$42.00
155269

Very 1st SIAMESE TWINS Conjoined Separation Surgery Success 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391833080911

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING CHRONICLE, Allentown, Pennsylvania, September 17, 1953 * 1st Siamese twins to be separated successfully * Medical history is made - Surgery - Surgeon * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** Near the bottom of the front page is a three column heading: "Doctors Separate Siamese Twins" with related photo. (see) This is the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such.

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Ends August 04, 2017 15:55

$28.00
155268

CHARLES Becomes PRINCE OF WALES & Earl of Chester 1958 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372003838283

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CALL-CHRONICLE, Allentown, Pennsylvania, July 27, 1958 * Charles, Prince of Wales * Earl of Chester The front page has a two column heading: "Charles Named Prince of Wales" with related photo. (see) This is the front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such.

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Ends August 04, 2017 15:54

$28.00
155197

Unusual PEDESTRIANISM Man vs. Horse Racewalking Wagering Match 1791 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371997195730

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LONDON CHRONICLE, Nov. 12, 1791 Inside has an interesting article: "Extraordinary Walking Match", as pedestrianism was a sport at the time. It mentions: "...a match between Cotterel, the celebrated walker, and a horse belonging to Mr. Ryley, which was wagered to walk against him, for 20 miles..." with details of the man vs. horse walking match. (see). Eightpages, 8 1/2 by 11 3/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:53

$46.00
155188

Sister AIMEE SEMPLE McPHERSON Los Angeles Woman Evangelist WEDDING1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828359154

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, September 14, 1931 * Sister Aimee Semple McPherson * California Woman evangelist * Marries David L. Hutton- wedding The front page has a two column heading: "Aimee McPherson Weds Baritone in Her Opera" with photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 14 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:39

$37.00
155186

MAHATMA GANDHI Ends First Round Table Conference INDIA & Britain 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828355199

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 20, 1931 * First Round Table Conference ends * Mahatma Gandhi demands swaraj * Constitutional reforms in India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PLEDGE OF AUTONOMY CLOSES INDIA PARLEY; MOVE TO WIN GANDHI" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:33

$39.00
155183

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand INDIA Independence & Home Rule 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828348356

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, September 16, 1931 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi * Fight for India's independence * The Mahatma The front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI FEARS DEFEAT, WAR"(see) Coverage on the Second Round Table Conference in London. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:24

$35.00
155166

Very Early TELEVISION TV Invention Tests John Logie Barid 1927 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371997101795

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, February 4, 1927 * Early television tests * John Logie Baird Page 6 has one column headlines that include: "GLASGOW LISTENS TO SOUND OF FACES" "Television Inventor Shows How Image of Every Substance Emits Distinctive Refrain" "Baird Describes Research" and more. See photos for text. This was a very significant report concerning the founding of television, an invention which would change not only the worlds of entertainment & communication forever, but society as well. A significant issue for any collector of television history. Complete in 40 pages, the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint for institutional use, great condition.

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Ends July 29, 2017 10:35

$59.00
155163

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Tax Evasion Trial w/ Transcripts & Baseball 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371996249994

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1931 * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * Tax evasion trial w/ transcripts * World Series of baseball Page 4 has a one column heading: "LAVISH CAPONE LIFE AND $5 TIPS BARED" with subheads. (see) Includes trial transcripts from the day before. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on the current World Series between the Philadelphia Athletics and St. Louis Cardinals. Complete in 36 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 28, 2017 15:20

$37.00
155127

EVANS CARLSON'S RAIDERS United States Marines Makin Island WWII 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827561895

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, August 22, 1942 * Evans Carlson's Makin Island raid * World War II - U.S. Marines * President Roosevelt's eldest son, James The front page has a five column headline: "Marines Smash Axis Raid in Solomons" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:44

$42.00
155122

EXCURSION STEAMER VICTORIA Capsized at London Ontario Canada 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371995966794

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TRI-WEEKLY FREE PRESS, Detroit, May 25, 1881 * Excursion steamer Victoria disaster * London, Ontario, Canada The front page has a one column heading: "TERRIBLE CALAMITY" with subheads. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, good condition.

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:37

$29.00
155117

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas Karamchand Kingsley Hall Radio SPEECH 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827547846

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1931 * Mahatma Gandhi visits London * Kingsley Hall radio speech The front page has one column headings that include: "GANDHI IN RADIO PLEA ASKS AMERICA TO AID" "India Shows World Way to Peace in Her Non-Violent Struggle for Freedom, He Says" and more. Complete text of his speech on page 6. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 33 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 subscribe... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:22

$37.00
155113

OVERTON MINE EXPLOSION Birmingham Alabama Fuel and Iron Company 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371995935460

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, December 11, 1925 * Birmingham, Alabama (1st report) * Overton Mine No. 2 explosion disaster The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Sixty-One Miners Lose Lives When Gas Explodes In Mine in Alabama" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small label in the masthead, otherwise good.

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Ends July 28, 2017 10:12

$38.00
155110

ROSAMOND PINCHOT Stage & Film Actress Socialite SUICIDE Death 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827530146

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1938 * Rosamond Pinchot suicide death * Stage & film actress - socialite The front page has a one column heading: "ROSAMOND PINCHOT ENDS LIFE IN GARAGE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage on American stage & film actress committing suicide continues inside with small photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 subscriber... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2017 09:52

$44.00
155106

MAHATMA GANDHI Mohandas 21-Day Fast Final Day for INDIA Freedom 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827478478

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi nearing the end * Third anti-untouchability fast (21 days) The top of page 18 has one column headings: "GANDHI IS SERENE; ORDEAL NEARS END" "Nausea and Weakness mark Nineteenth Day of His Three Weeks' Fast" and more. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 28, 2017 08:27

$37.00
155036

AGORA APHRODITE Goddess Marble Statue Discovery in Athens Greece 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391822887052

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, May 27, 1934 * Agora Aphrodite statue excavated * Athens, Greece marble goddess The top of the front page of this section has a one column heading: "APHRODITE STATUE DUG UP IN ATHENS" with subheads. (see) Other topic throughout. Complete section 2 only with all 18 pages, light toning, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 21, 2017 15:31

$30.00
155027

George MARSHALL PLAN Harvard University Speech EUROPEAN Recovery 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371989054929

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, June 6, 1947 * George Marshall Plan * Post World war II Europe * Harvard University speech The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MARSHALL ISSUES PLEDGE, WARNING" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on a plan devised by the Secretary of State to rebuild war devastated Europe. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning and minor wear along central fold, generally nice.

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Ends July 21, 2017 15:08

$37.00
154987

Best POPE JOHN XXIII Papal Inauguration & Death 1958-1963 Rome Italy Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371988086784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: IL MESSAGGERO, Rome, Italy, a pair of issues dated Nov. 5, 1958 * Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli, the "Pope of the people" * Pope John XXIII papal inauguration & death reports and June 4, 1963 The first issue has considerable reporting on the inauguration of Pope John XXIII as Pope, and the latter issue of the same title reports his death. Great to have both reports in the same title, and from Rome where both events happened. All text in Italian. Folio size, 12 and 14 pages respectively nice condition.

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Ends July 20, 2017 14:19

$64.00
154941

PAUL DIRAC Discovers New Atomic Theory re. Space & Matter 1930 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391821154876

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 10, 1930 * Paul Dirac - theoretical physics * New Atomic theory * Space and matter Page 11 has a one column heading: "SCIENTISTS ACCLAIM NEW ATOM THEORY" with subheads. See images for large portion of the text. 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 52 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 i... See More  

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Ends July 19, 2017 15:09

$40.00
154918

EMILIO PORTES GIL President of Mexico Election WIN Mexican 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391820945005

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 26, 1928 * Emilio Portes Gill elected * 41st President of Mexico The front page has a one column heading: "PORTES GIL ELECTED MEXICAN PRESIDENT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends July 19, 2017 11:10

$38.00
154864

HAVANA Battle of the Hotel Nacional of Cuba Counter Revolt PHOTO 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391817348444

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 3, 1933 * Battle of the Hotel Nacional of Cuba - Havana The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HEAVY FIGHTING IN HAVANA; 119 DEAD, ONE AN AMERICAN; OFFICERS SURRENDER HOTEL" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on the following pages with related photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning, mend along the subheads with minimal text loss, generally nice.

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Ends July 15, 2017 14:43

$37.00
154713

JAMES GOODWIN HALL New York Stockbroker AIRPLANE Flight to Cuba 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391810737029

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1931 * James Goodwin Hall airplane flight * American stockbroker, horse breeder & pilot * Flying speed record from New York to Cuba The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Broker Flies to Cuba in 8 Hours, 235 Minutes, Clipping 46 Minutes From Hawks's Record" (see) First report coverage on American stockbroker, James Goodwin Hall's record breaking airplane flight from New York to Cuba. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends July 09, 2017 13:37

$37.00
154682

FIREFIGHTING Firetrucks Fire Hydrants Hoses Fireman PRINTS 1910 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391810411923

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, June 4, 1910 * Firefighting - firetrucks The front page is captioned: "Fire Fighting Without Fire Engines" which shows the use of the new fire hydrant system (see). Within the issue: "A Commercial Rotary Engine" "A Giant Ruhmkorff Coil" "How to Escape from a Sunken Submarine" "Alexander Graham Bell and the Telephone - The Story of a Great Invention" "A Motion Apparatus for Amateurs" and much more. Sixteen pages, some wear at margins, a tape mend to the back page.

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Ends July 09, 2017 08:13

$33.00
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