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148478

F. ANSTET English Humorist MARGARET ILLINGTON State Actress DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371761267678

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1934 * Thomas F. Anstey Guthrie death * English novelist - journalist - comic * Margaret Illington death * American stage actress The top of page 14 has a one column heading: "F. ANSTEY, 77, DIES; BRITISH HUMORIST" with subheads. (see) The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "MISS ILLINGTON, STAGE STAR, DEAD" with subhead and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2016 13:58

$33.00
148437

ARNOLD PALMER Wins U.S. Open Major Title GOLF Championship 1960 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391592177865

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, June 19, 1960 * Arnold Palmer "The King" wins U.S. Open * Cherry Hills Country Club -Colorado * American professional golfer The front page of the sport's section (inside, near front) has a three column headline: "Great Driving Finish Gives Palmer Crown" with subheads and three related photos. First report coverage of Arnold Palmer's 1st and only U.S. Open victory. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a 60+ page Sunday edition, light at the margins, binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:39

$47.00
148426

KODAK CAMERA Roll Film Inventor George Eastman AWARD 1930 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371760369689

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1930 * George Eastman gets recognition * Kodak camera inventor - roll film This 44 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 12 that include: "EASTMAN TO GET CHEMISTRY MEDAL" "Retired Camera Manufacturer Honored by Institute for Fostering Research" "A Pioneer In His Field" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning, a little margin wear and irregular along spine, generally good.

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Ends November 10, 2016 14:21

$37.00
148389

TAXI CAB RIOTS Union Protests Strike Laguardia New York City 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371759032183

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1934 * The Taxi Strike of 1934 - NYC * Peaceful protests turn to angry riots The top of the front page has a three column headline: "LAGUARDIA ASKS TAXI CODE AS MEN REJECT SETTLEMENT; HOTEL PICKETS FIGHT POLICE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continue inside. 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 edi... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2016 13:05

$33.00
148385

EARL WILSON Boston Red Sox throws 1st African American NO-HITTER 1962 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371759024983

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 27, 1962 * Earl Wilson throws no-hitter * Boston Red Sox * 1st African American in AL * Major League Baseball - MLB The very top of the front page has a banner headline: "Wilson Hurls No-Hitter for Boston Red Sox" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Boston Red Sox pitcher, Earl Wilson, pitching the very no-hitter for an African American in American League history. Nice to have in a publication close to Boston. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: On June 26, 1962, at Fenway Park, Wilson no-hit the Los Angeles Angels 2-0 and helped his o... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2016 12:56

$56.00
148353

Best BOB HOPE Hollywood Comedian Actor Singer Dancer DEATH 2003 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371756110363

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 29, 2003 * Bob Hope death (1st report) * Comedian, actor, singer & much more The front page has a photo with headline: "THE MASTER OF THE ONE-LINER" with subheads. (see) Much more on the inside pages. Great to have this death report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Complete with all five sections and 60+ pages, very nice condition.

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Ends November 06, 2016 13:12

$45.00
148348

ELEONORA DE CISNEROS American Opera Singer at "The Met" DEATH 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391587433595

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 4, 1934 * Eleonora de Cisneros death * American opera singer * Metropolitan Opera "The Met" The top of page 31 has a one column heading: "MME. DE CISNEROS, OPERA SINGER, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Eleonora de Cisneros, American opera singer. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Eleonora de Cisneros was an American opera singer. Cisneros was a major backer towards the sale of Liberty bonds during World War I. She was a singer for the Metropolitan Opera company. Cisneros toured the United States during World War I singing in plays to... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2016 13:05

$33.00
148344

BARKER-KARPIS GANG Edward Bremer Kidnapping & Verne Sankey Suicide1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371756102395

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 9, 1934 * Barker-Karpis Gang kidnapping * Arthur "Doc" & Fred Barker - Alvis Karpis * Verne Sankey prison cell suicide The top of the front page has a two column headline: "KIDNAPPERS FREE BREMER ON PAYMENT OF $200,000; WIDE MANHUNT PUSHED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with two related photos. Lengthy text. Of course it was not known at the time this was the work of the Barker-Karpis gang. Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Verne Sankey, Kidnapper, Hangs Himself With Neckties in His South Dakota Cell" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare ra... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2016 12:59

$33.00
148342

6 FEBRUARY 1934 CRISIS Paris France Riots Place de la Concorde in Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371756100073

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1934 * 6 February 1934 crisis - Paris, France riots * Anti-parliament - far-right leagues * Place de la Concorde The top of the front page has a five column headline: "SHOUTING MOBS RIOT ALL NIGHT IN PARIS, STORM CHAMBER, DEMAND GOVERNMENT RESIGN; POLICE FIRE AT THEM, 10 KILLED, 500 INJURED" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with more photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, al... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2016 12:54

$33.00
148307

HOME BUILDING & LOAN ASSOCIATION U.S. Supreme Court Decision 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371755314473

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1934 * Home Building & Loan Ass'n v. Blaisdell * United States Supreme Court decision The top of the front page has a one column heading: "EMERGENCY POWER OF STATES UPHELD BY HIGHEST COURT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report text continues inside. 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 subscribers of these high-quality editions. A ... See More  

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Ends November 05, 2016 15:42

$33.00
148265

ALBERT EINSTEIN Honors Alfred Noble at Manhattan Hotel Dinner 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584759020

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 19, 1933 * Albert Einstein on Alfred Noble The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN EULOGIZES NOBEL AS IDEALIST" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Albert Einstein honoring Alfred Nobel at the Roosevelt Hotel in Manhattan. 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 conditio... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:26

$33.00
148264

ST. JOSEPH MO Missouri NEGRO Lynching & Verne C. Miller MURDER 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584754042

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 30, 1933. * Lloyd Warner Negro lynching * St. Joseph MO Missouri * Verne C. Miller slaying * Gangster era gunman - bootlegger The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "MISSOURI OPENS LYNCHING INQUIRY" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the lynching of Negro Lloyd Warner in St. Joseph, Missouri. The back page has a one column heading: "MILLER, GUNMAN, SLAIN IN DETROIT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the murder on Verne C. Miller, prohibition era gunman. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:21

$34.00
148263

MATHATMA GANDHI ARRESTED Civil Disobedience Movement in India 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754549496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 1, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi arrested * Civil disobedience movement * Ahmedabad, India The front page has an article headed: "GANDHI ARRESTED; NEW FAST FEARED" "Wife, Secretary and 30 of His Followers Seized in New 'Disobedience' Move" "Abandons His Seminary" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition, a little creasing, nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:20

$36.00
148260

DAVID LAMAR "Wolf of Wall Street" Stock Market Con Man DEATH 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754547469

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1934 * David Lamar death * "Wolf of Wall Street" * Stock market con man The front page has a one column heading: "LAMAR FOUND DEAD IN MIDTOWN HOTEL" with subheads that include: "'Wolf of Wall Street' Dies Obscure and Alone, Owing a Week's Room Rent" and more. (see) First report coverage on the death of David Lamar, Wall Street con man. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:16

$33.00
148257

CARRIE CHAPMAN CATT Honored w/ Photo & Writer Octave Thanet Death 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754542280

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1934 * Carrie Chapman Catt honored * American women's suffrage leader * Octave Thanet (Alice French) death The top of page 19 has a two column photo headed: "Noted Women's Leader Is 75 Years Old" and one column heading: "MRS. CATT HONORED ON 75TH BIRTHDAY" with subheads. (see) The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "OCTAVE THANET, 83, NOVELIST, IS DEAD" with subheads and photo. (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.... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:12

$33.00
148256

OLYMPIASTADION Sports Stadium & Berlin Summer Olympics Invites 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371754537867

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, January 7, 1934 * Olympiastadion (Berlin) construction announced * 1936 Summer Olympics Invitations dispatched Page 5 of this section has a banner headline: "Details Announced for Huge Olympic Sports Plant to Be Built by Germans" with subheads and illustration. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:10

$27.00
148254

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Last Year Contract Agreement 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391584741090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1934 * Babe Ruth's final contract * New York Yankees * Last year with the team The sport's section (page 8) has a banner headline that reads: "1934 Contract to Be Signed Monday by Ruth at Reported Salary of $37,500" with subheads and photo of Ruth. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 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. M... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2016 15:07

$38.00
148190

MORRISVILLE PA Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Champions 1955 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391582276462

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, August 27, 1955 * Morrisville, Pennsylvania * Little League baseball * World Series champions The sport's section (page 18) has a small one column heading: "Home Run Decides Little League Title" (see). First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Morrisville, Pennsylvania winning the World Series championship at Williamsport, Pennsylvania. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because this series wasn't recognized back then as it is today. Probably the reason for the small report here. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 p... See More  

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Ends November 02, 2016 15:39

$46.00
148187

MARY PICKFORD Signs Contract w/ ADOLPH ZUKOR Paramount Pictures 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371752737553

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, December 17, 1933 * Actress Mary Pickford signs contract * "Queen of the Movies" "America's Sweetheart" * Adolph Zukor - Paramount Pictures Page 2 of this section has a one column heading: "MARY PICKFORD SIGNS FOR STAGE" with subheads. (see) Other news throughout. Complete section 2 only with all 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 02, 2016 15:35

$27.00
148175

ARNOLD PALMER Wins Very 1st PGA GOLF Tournament in Rookie Season 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391582245767

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, August 21, 1955 * Arnold Palmer "The King" wins * His very 1st victory on the PGA tour * American professional golfer (rookie season) Near the bottom of page 2 of the sport's section is a two column heading: "Arnold Palmer Captures Canadian Open With 265" (see). First report coverage of Arnold Palmer's very 1st victory on the PGA golf tour. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 02, 2016 15:08

$44.00
148145

HAMMONTON NJ Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Champions 1949 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391579281349

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, August 28, 1949 * Hammonton NJ New Jersey * Little League baseball * World Series champions Page 3 of this section has a small and discrete one column heading: "Hammonton Nine Wins Title" with brief text. (see) First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Hammonton, New Jersey winning the World Series championship at Williamsport, Pennsylvania. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because this series wasn't recognized back then as it is today. Also the reason for the small and discrete report here, it is what it is. Other sporting news of t... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2016 15:22

$37.00
148137

BIRMINGHAM Alabama Little League Baseball WORLD SERIES Champions 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391579267864

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 29, 1953 * Birmingham, Alabama * Little League baseball * World Series champions The sport's section (page 11) has a small one column heading: "Birmingham Nine Victor" with subhead (see) First report coverage on the little league baseball team from Birmingham, Alabama winning the World Series championship at Williamsport, Pennsylvania. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because this series wasn't recognized back then as it is today. Probably the reason for the small report here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2016 15:06

$46.00
148134

SCOTTSBORO BOYS Alabama Negro Haywood Patterson DEATH Sentence 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371750278902

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1933 * Scottsboro Boys rape case * Haywood Patterson death sentence The front page has a one column heading: "SCOTTSBORO NEGRO AGAIN CONDEMNED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Haywood Patterson sentenced to death for rape in the famous Scottsboro Boys case. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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, libra... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2016 15:01

$34.00
148130

Actress MARY PICKFORD Files for DIVORCE from Douglas Fairbanks 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371750274319

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1933 * Mary Pickford files for divorce * Actor Douglas Fairbanks Page 3 has a one column heading: "Expect No Contest On Pickford Divorce" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Actress Mary Pickford filing for divorce from actor Douglas Fairbanks. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2016 14:55

$33.00
148054

CHARLES ULM Australian Airplane Pioneer Sets Speed Flight Record 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748739947

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 20, 1933 * Pioneer Australian aviator Charles Ulm * New airplane flight speed record set The top of the back page has a one column photo of Australian aviator pioneer Charles Ulm with heading: "Makes New Air Record" Also a one column heading: "Ulm Sets New Mark For Australia Flight" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Ulm setting a new speed record airplane flight from England to Australia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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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Ends October 28, 2016 12:34

$33.00
148023

THOMAS ALVA EDISON New Phonograph Invention Used in Address 1890 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748063521

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, March 5, 1890 * Inventor Thomas Alva Edison The top of the last column is headed: "Edison Address Bethlehem" "He Talks to a Select Audience Through a Phonograph and Then the Band Plays" which is an interesting article on how Edison "talked" to an audience through his new phonograph (see). Four pages, evenly toned, large folio size, nice condition but must be handled carefully.

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Ends October 27, 2016 15:31

$47.00
148009

ROYAL VISIT King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Wash. DC WHITE HOUSE 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748051997

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIME, June 9, 1939. * King and Queen of England (George VI) * President Franklin D. Roosevelt - Eleanor * Washington D.C. - White House visit The front page has a five column headline: "KING AND QUEEN GUESTS AT THE WHITE HOUSE AFTER AN IMPRESSIVE WELCOME IN WASHINGTON; GEORGE HOPES WE WILL EVER WALK IN FREINDSHIP" with many subheads and photo. Much more on the following pages, loads of text. 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, allo... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2016 15:08

$52.00
147956

CLARENCE DeMAR American Marathoner Wins BOSTON Race 41 Years Old 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371747127895

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, April 20, 1930 * Clarence DeMar wins Boston Marathon * Seventh and last win at 41 years old * Great depression era original The front page of this section has one column headings: "DE MAR CAPTURES BOSTON MARATHON" "43-Year-Old Melrose Star, Running in Event for 13th Time, Scores Victory" "Triumphs By 400 Yards" and more. (see) First report coverage on Clarence DeMar winning his last Boston Marathon at the age of 41. Other sports news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:08

$37.00
147953

MABEL SMITH DOUGLASS Residential College Dean Lake Placid DROWNING1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391574558514

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1933 * Mabel Smith Douglass drowning * Douglass Residential College * Rutgers University affiliate Page 3 has a two column heading: "Drowning of Ex-Dean Douglass Feared; Woman's Educator's Boat Found at Lake" (see) First report coverage on Mabel Smith Douglass going missing after rowing on Lake Placid. Other news, sports and advertisement of the day. Complete in 40 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 pr... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2016 15:02

$33.00
147922

KNICKERBOCKER STORM Theater DC Snow ROOF COLLAPSE Disaster 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371744706447

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DAILY KENNEBEC JOURNAL, Augusta, Maine, January 30, 1922 * Knickerbocker storm (blizzard) * Washington D.C. theater collapse disaster The front page has a nice banner headline: "107 Killed in Washington Theatre Crash" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Knickerbocker Theater disaster. Eight pages, light toning a little wear at the folds, small address label within masthead, otherwise good.

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Ends October 23, 2016 14:00

$34.00
147913

Sir EDWARED GREY, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon DEATH Liberalism 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391571669763

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 7, 1933 * Sir Edward Grey death * British Liberal statesman The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "VISCOUNT GREY DIES IN ENGLAND AT 71" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon. Lengthy text here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. 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, libra... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2016 13:47

$33.00
147912

FRANCESCO DE PINEDO Italian Aviator Airplane Takeoff Crash KILLED 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391571668987

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 3, 1933 * Francesco de Pinedo killed - Italian aviator * Floyd Bennett Field airplane takeoff attempt The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DE PINEDO KILLED IN BURNING PLANE; CRASH AT TAKE-OFF" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with two related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1sat section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in good condition.

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Ends October 23, 2016 13:46

$33.00
147887

RMS LUSITANIA Captain Turner Death & BARNEY ROSS Boxing Title Win 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391570653090

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 24, 1933 * Barney Ross wins boxing title * William Thomas Turner death * Captain of the RMS Lusitania The top of of page 11 has a four column headline: "World's Lightweight Title Changes Hands" with subheads that include: "ROSS WINS TITLE FROM CANZONERI" and more. (see) First report coverage on Barney Ross winning his first world title bout vs. Tony Canzoneri. Page 13 has a one column heading: "CAPT. TURNER DIES; LUSITANIA MASTER" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:55

$33.00
147877

New AIRPLANE FLIGHT Non-Stop Distance Record Broken FRENCH FLIERS 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391570635540

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1933 * New non-stop airplane flight distance record * French aviators Paul Codos & Maurice Rossi The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FRENCH FLIERS SET DISTANCE RECORD, LANDING IN SYRIA" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on French fliers, Paul Codos and Maurice Rossi, setting a new non-stop airplane flight distance record. Article continues inside with related map. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton &... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:37

$33.00
147874

MAHATMA GANDHI Untouchables Campaign Fast Unto Death JAIL RELEASE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371743959228

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1933 * Mahatma Gandhi jail release * Campaign against untouchability * Fast unto death ends Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Fast Wins Gandhi Unconditional Release; A Week Without Food, He Weighs 90 Pounds" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 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 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 October 22, 2016 15:33

$33.00
147873

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in Arizona 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391570633164

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1933 * End of Prohibition - repeal * Beer - liquor returns to Arizona The top of the front page has a two column headline: "IOWA VOTES WET, ALSO CONNECTICUT, NEW HAMPSHIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the state of Arizona ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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, li... See More  

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Ends October 22, 2016 15:32

$42.00
147844

MICHAEL SCOTT wins The British Amateur Golf Championship at 55 yr 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371743220807

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 25, 1933 * Michael Scott - English amateur golfer * The British Amateur Championship * Oldest ever to win The front page of this section has a one column heading: "SCOTT AT 55 WINS BRITISH GOLF TITLE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on English amateur golfer, Michael Scott, becoming the oldest winner of The Amateur Championship. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 21, 2016 13:40

$29.00
147821

SS GREAT EASTERN Comes to America 1st TRANSATLANTIC Voyage Ends 1860 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391568179696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE WORLD, New York, June 29, 1860 * SS Great Eastern - Leviathan ship * 1st Transatlantic voyage to America arrival The top of the front page has: "The Great Eastern In Port" "Her Time from the Needles to Sandy Hook" "The Engines Never Stopped, & Over 300 Miles Made in a Day" "Her First Reception In America" "Log of the 'Big Ship' ". The Great Eastern was by far the largest ship in her time (see hyperlink). Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2016 15:42

$34.00
147795

PAUL HORNUNG Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football HEISMAN TROPHY 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371742468386

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1956 * Paul Hornung wins Heisman Trophy * Notre Dame Fighting Irish college football * Oklahoma Sooners declared National Champions The sport's section (page 55) has a banner headline: "Hornung of Notre Dame Wins Heisman Trophy as Leading Football Player" First report coverage on Paul Hornung winning the Heisman Trophy. Also on the same page is a two column heading: "Oklahoma Eleven Again on Top In Last Writers', Coaches' Polls" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 80 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2016 13:37

$48.00
147761

ANNE WEIGHTMAN Walker Penfield Woman $$$ Philanthropist $$$ DEATH 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741521277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 27, 1932 * Anne Weightman death The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "MRS. F. C. PENFIELD, ART PATRON, DEAD" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Anne Weightman Walker Penfield, philanthropist and one of the richest women in the World. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, Nice condition.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:45

$33.00
147743

BABE RUTH New York Yankees "The Bambino" 2 Home Runs HR's 1929 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371741485594

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sport's section only, September 1, 1929 * Babe Ruth hits 2 home runs * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The front page of this sport's section only has one column headings: "RUTH HITS 2 HOMERS AS YANKS TAKE TWO" "Both of Ruth's Blows Come in Nightcap..." and more with box scores. (see) Other sport's news of the day including a photo showing star cubs players including Rogers Hornsby. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 19, 2016 15:09

$30.00
147695

JOHN GRIER HIBBEN Princeton University President Accident DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371738768981

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1933 * John Grier Hibben killed in accident * President of Princeton University * Presbyterian minister & philosopher The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DR. HIBBEN KILLED IN AUTO COLLISION; WIFE BADLY HURT" with subheads. Much more on page 7 with photo of Hibben. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 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 h... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2016 14:38

$33.00
147688

HORATIO BOTTOMLEY John Bull Editor - Financier & Swindler DEATH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391563970036

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 27, 1933 * Horatio Bottomley death (1st report) * English financier, journalist, editor * Newspaper proprietor & swindler The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "BOTTOMLEY, EDITOR, DIES PAUPER AT 73" with subheads and photo. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2016 14:27

$33.00
147659

WILLIE MOSCONI 1st Pro Billiards Straight POOL Title Championship 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737861220

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1941 * Willie Mosconi's 1st billiards title * World Straight Pool Championships The sport's section (page 34) has small & somewhat discrete one column headings: "MOSCONI CLINCHES TITLE" "Gains Pocket Billiard Crown by Victory Over Lauri" First report coverage on Willie Mosconi's very 1st World Straight Pool Championship title. Rare to find reports on billiards in newspapers, probably the reason for the small, somewhat discrete report here. Still a historic 1st report on one the most famous pool players in the history of the sport. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Rare as such... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:45

$52.00
147650

HELENA ALABAMA Jefferson & Shelby County & Demopolis TORNADOES 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737849230

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 6, 1933 * Helena, Alabama tornado disaster * Jefferson & Shelby County * Demopolis The top of page 7 has one column headings: "TORNADOES KILL 34 MORE IN THE SOUTH" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 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 October 15, 2016 15:29

$33.00
147645

ERNEST TORRENCE Hollywood Movie Film Villain Character Actor DEATH1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391562717695

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 16, 1933 * Ernest Torrence death * Scottish character actor * Hollywood movie villain The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "ERNEST TORRANCE, FILM ACTOR, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Scottish film character actor, Ernest Torrence. 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 36 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. ... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2016 15:21

$34.00
147644

Margaret PEGGY McMATH Harwich Port Massachusetts Child KIDNAPPING 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737844590

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 3, 1933 * Margaret 'Peggy' McMath * Kidnapping for ransom (1st report) The front page has one column headings that include: "GIRL, 10, KIDNAPPED IN CAPE COD TOWN" "Margaret McMath of Wealthy Detroit Family Abducted at Harwich School" "Man Posed As Chauffeur" and more. (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 36 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 October 15, 2016 15:20

$34.00
147610

Hanns Hörbiger Austrian Engineeer & Librarian Arthur Cowley DEATH 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737104951

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1931 * Hanns Hörbiger death (1st report) * Austrian engineer from Vienna * Pseudoscientific Welteislehre ("World Ice") theory Page 21 has a one column heading: "HANS HOERBIGER, ENGINEER, DIES AT 71" with subheads and photo. (see) Also on the same page is: "Sir Arthur Cowley, English Scholar, Dies" with subhead. (see) The sport's section has 1st report coverage on the Jack Sharkey vs. Primo Carnera heavyweight boxing match. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:53

$35.00
147601

HOLY FIRE Church of the Holy Sepulchre Orthodox Easter MIRACLE 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371737097567

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 16, 1933 * "Holy Fire" miracle in Jerusalem * Church of the Holy Sepulchre * Orthodox Christians - Easter The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "JERUSALEM VIEWS RITE OF HOLY FIRE" with subheads. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:41

$33.00
147589

YELLOWSTONE EXPEDITION Frontier Missouri River Western Expansion 1818 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391561439177

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 29, 1818 The middle of the front page has an interesting article: "Of The Yellow Stone Expedition" "Extract of a Letter dated Martin Cantonment, 380 Miles up the Missouri River...from an Officer of the Yellow Stone River Expedition to a Gentleman in St. Louis". The letter has some fascinating first-hand reporting on this early expedition to the West. See this hyperlink for more on this expedition. Four pages, some margin wear & a bit irregular at the right margin, scattered foxing.

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Ends October 14, 2016 15:16

$39.00
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