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197775

BATTLE OF THE BULGE Eve w/ MAPS - U.S. Armies Ready 1944 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058183662

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 15, 1944 * Battle of Bulge to begin (EVE) * Armies line up at Siegfried Line (Westwall) * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a six column headline: "7TH ARMY AT WESTWALL, SEEKS AN OPENING" with subheads. Two related maps are on page 4. The initial beginning of the infamous battle would begin the very next day. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: On December 16 1944, at 5:30 A.M., the Germans began the assault with a massive, 90-minute artillery barrage using 1,600 artillery pieces across an 80 miles (130 km) front on the Allied troops facing the 6th P... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:07

$62.00
197774

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN & George Frederic Handel - Classical Music 1813 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059620548

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, March, 1813 * Ludwig Van Beethoven * George Frideric Handel * Early 19th century music  Under: "Review of New Musical Publications" is: "Mary's Warning: an Arietta, composed with an Accompaniment for the Piano-forte, By Lewis [sic] van Beethoven." The review includes: "We are much pleased with this song. The vocal melody is elegant & pathetic; the accompaniment is tasteful & ingenious...Beethoven is considered by many musicians as the first composer at present living. It has recently been stated...that he had received offers from a foreign government; but that three noblemen of Vienna had engaged him to remain in the Austrian dominions by giving him a salary of 4000 florins." It is r... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:06

$98.00
197773

James SOMERSETT'S CASE Decision Lord Mansfield Slaves SLAVERY Negro1772 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059619869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1773 * James Somersett's case * Slaves - slavery Certainly the most historically significant item in this issue is: "An Argument in the Case of James Somersett, a Negro, Lately Determined in the court...attempted to be Demonstrated the Present Unlawfulness of Domestic Slavery in England" which takes about a full page. This case involves James Somersett, an American slave purchased by Charles Stewart when he was in Boston. Stewart brought Somersett with him when he returned to England in 1769 but in 1771 he escaped. After being recaptured he was imprisoned on a ship & bound for Jamaica to be sold to a plantation for labor. The case was quite convoluted but ultimately became a ... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:05

$93.00
197772

Best TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY Movie Premiere Poster Size AD1991 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059615958

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 3, 1991 * Best "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" advertisement & review * Grand Opening Day premiere of this science-fiction action classic starring Arnold Schwarzenegger * Also premiered: "Problem Child 2" A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:04

$148.00
197771

WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT Opening WEEKEND Film Movie Ad 1988 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058180827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 24, 1988 * "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" - Robert Zemeckis * Best Grand Opening weekend movie advertisement * Live-action/animated comedy A terrific issue on the premiere weekend of the motion picture hit "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and perhaps no better newspaper could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic coverage with truly top-shelf, eye-catching displayability. Page 7 of section VI has a 5/6 page advertisement for the film (see). A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Complete 1st and Calendar sections (VI)... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:03

$62.00
197770

FEDERAL MUSIC PROJECT Nikolai Sokoloff FDR New Deal Creation 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058180311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 4, 1935 * Federal Music Project * New Deal Program * Nikolai Sokoloff * Franklin D. Roosevelt The top of the front page has a two column heading: "18,000 Musicians to Get Jobs In Federal Arts Relief Program" with subhead. (see) Article continues inside with photo of Nikolai Sokoloff. First report coverage on the creation of the Federal Morusic Project, part of the New Deal program during the great depression. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:03

$38.00
197769

Rare MICHAEL JORDAN Chicago Bulls NBA Basketball DEBUT 1st Game 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058179851

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGLES TIMES, Oct. 27, 1984 * Michael Jordan's makes his NBA debut * Chicago Bulls professional basketball Page 13 of the sport's section has a very small and inconspicuous heading: "Chicago 109, Washington 93" with text beginning with: "Michael Jordan, who has received more accolades than any rookie since Magic Johnson, scored 17 points in his debut in Chicago..." (see) Unfortunate for the discrete report here but it is what it is, still a first report on Jordan's NBA regular-season debut. And from the home of the L.A. Lakers and Magic Johnson, one of Jordan's top career rivals. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete 1st and sport's sections ... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:03

$98.00
197768

Best ROCKY Film Movie Opening Day ADVERTISEMENT 1976 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059612460

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 1, 1976 * Best "Rocky" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * American sports drama film * Sylvester Stallone - Rocky Balboa A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Rocky" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! Page 21 of section VI has a nice 21 x 6 inch advertisement for th... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:02

$117.00
197767

PROHIBITION REPEAL ? Legalize Beer & Liquor as a Political Ploy 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059611830

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 30, 1932 * 1932 Democratic National Convention * Prohibition plank - repeal is majority * Legalize beer & liquor goes political The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "REPEAL PLANK WINS, 934-213" with subheads and more. 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, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:02

$72.00
197766

THE BLACK Bubonic PLAGUE Oahu Honolulu Chinatown Hawaii Sickness 1900 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059610816

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 19, 1900 * Black - bubonic plague * Hawaiian Islands * Oahu's Chinatown The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HONOLULU'S PLAGUE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, issue measures 18 1/2 x 14 1/2 inches, a two small library stamps within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:02

$38.00
197765

PSYCHO Alfred Hitchcock Anthony Perkins Pre-Opening Day AD Photo 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059609802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, July 26, 1960 * Pre-opening day of original "Psycho" movie ad * Alfred Hitchcock * Anthony Perkins - Vera Miles This newspaper has a significant & historic advertisement for the movie "Psycho" on page 5-B. This advertisement is for the opening the movie which made it's premiere 2 days later in Detroit. Also a related photo is on the same page. The movie ad measures 12 x 5 inches and is considered by many as one the greatest thriller movies of all time. Complete with 40+ pages, light toning at the margins, 2 library stamps near the top of the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:01

$57.00
197764

MARTIN LUTHER KING Enters National Stage Bus Segregation ALABAMA 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059608975

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., December 21, 1956  * Martin Luther King Jr. becomes known * Montgomery, Alabama bus segregation A landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court outlawed bus segregation throughout the country, doing much to create defiant reactions throughout the South. The new law went into effect Dec. 21, the date of this issue. The front page has a banner headline: "Transit Segregation Ends" with subhead. (see) This was Martin Luther King's introduction to the national stage for the Civil Rights cause. A significant issue in the early Civil Rights movement. Complete with 24 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:01

$98.00
197763

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE Coach Bear Bryant 1st College FOOTBALL TITLE 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058173666

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1961 * Alabama Crimson Tide national title * Coach Bear Bryant's 1st championship * NCAA college football Page 62 has a one column heading: "ALABAMA ELEVEN NAMED CHAMPION" with subhead and standings. (see) First report coverage on Alabama Crimson Tide college football team being named the 1961 national champs by the AP Poll. This was Coach Paul "Bear" Bryant's 1st of 4 national titles. Ninety-six pages, some various cutouts throughout including one on the front page (see), but the sport's section is fine, sold as is.

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Ends June 04, 2022 15:00

$45.00
197762

BATTLE OF BIRCH CREEK Bannock War Indians Pendleton Oregon 1878 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058172687

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 11 , 1878 * Battle of Birch Creek * Near Pendleton, Oregon * Bannock War - Indians The top of page 5 has one column headings: "HOWARD STRIKES INDIANS" "A Gallant Fight On Butler Creek" and more. (see) Complete with 8 pages, generally nice.

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:59

$44.00
197761

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish College Football NATIONAL CHAMPIONS 1966 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059604787

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1966 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Named National champions * NCAA college football The sport's section (page 62) has a one column heading: "Notre Dame Voted No. 1 by Writers In Concluding Poll" with standings. (see) First report coverage on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish officially being named national champions of college football by the AP poll. Complete with all 96 pages, a little margin wear with tiny tears, generally in good condition.

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:59

$48.00
197760

PROHIBITION ENDING Legal Beer & Liquor Returning the Next Day 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059603966

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, December 4, 1933 * Prohibition ending (eve of) * Day of Beer returns * Legal liquor The front page has a two column heading: "Wets Join Drys in Plea for Temperance as Arid Period Approaches End"  with subhead. (see) Coverage on the impending end of prohibition in America the following day.  Complete with 22 pages, light toning at the margins and central fold, some spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:58

$62.00
197759

GERALDO MACHEDO Carlos Manuel de Céspedes y Quesada CUBAN Revolt 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058170640

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, August 13, 1933 * Gerardo Machedo flees Cuba * Carlos Manuel de Céspedes y Quesada * Cuban revolution of 1933 The front page has a nice banner headline: "MACHADO FLEES; KILL 35 AIDS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:58

$45.00
197758

WITHHOLD INCOME TAX BILL Franklin D. Roosevelt Signs Into Law 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059602468

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1943 * Withholding income tax bill signed into law * President Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR) * World War II era The top of the front page has a one column headings: "PAY-AS-YOU-GO TAX IS SIGNED INTO LAW; IN EFFECT ON JULY 1" "Wage and Salary Earners Will Find 20% Withheld to Put Then on Current Basis" and more. (see) First report coverage continues on page 17 with related certificate print. (see) Other news of the day throughout with much on the war. Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:57

$44.00
197757

THE LAST RAFT Susquehanna River Lumber Muncy Pa TRAGEDY w/ Photo 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058169843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., March 21, 1938 * Historic "The Last Raft" tragedy * West Branch of Susquehanna River * Muncy, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania * From McGees Mills, Clearfield County The front page has a one column heading: "HISTORY RAFT CRASHES; 1 DEAD, SIX ARE MISSING" with subhead subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on "The Last Raft" Susquehanna River tragedy near Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:57

$52.00
197756

Historic PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON & John Adams Election WIN 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058169378

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NATIONAL GAZETTE, Philadelphia, Feb. 20, 1793 * President George Washington * Historic 2nd election victory Nearly three-quarters of the front page is taken up with an address: "To ALEXANDER HAMILTON, Secretary of the Treasury of he United States". This is followed, on page 2, with a second analysis of America's financial situation. But by far the most significant item in this issue is the page 3 report announcing the opening of the votes for President & Vice President. History tells us that it was on February 13, 1793, when Congress officially tabulated the votes from the election of 1792.  Page 3 has a report datelined February 20 which states: "On Wednesday last [the 13th] both houses of Congress met in Con... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:57

$1,150.00
197755

Great TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Pacific Trains Construction MAP 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059600615

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 18, 1867  * Construction of the Transcontinental Railroad map A terrific issue on the trans-continental railroad, as closer to half of page 2 is taken up with a large and very detailed map headed: "THE PACIFIC RAILWAYS". The map shows from Illinois to California and shows the routes of the Union Pacific Railroad and the Central Pacific Railroad and noting the portions complete and in progress of construction. Much of the balance of page 2 is taken up with extensive reporting on the railroad work. It would be more than two years before the construction would be completed at Promontory Point, Utah. Eight pages, an old tape repair to the front page does not cause loss of readability to the pag... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:56

$92.00
197754

JOHN BROWN Harpers Ferry WV Raid Slaves Insurrection Invasion 1859 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059598775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 18, 1859   * Mormons in Salt Lake City, Utah * John Brown's insurrection - invasion - raid * Harpers Ferry WV West Virginia This issue has a wealth of content concerning the John Brown slave insurrection at Harper's Ferry, with other items as well. Articles include: "John Brown & His Wife" "An Interview With Mrs. Brown--Visit of a Lady to the Charlestown Jail". This article is fascinating initing and takes over two columns, with subheads including; "A Newspaper Correction--Capt. Brown's Religious Character--A Box for Captain Brown--Is He Insane?--His Recent Letters to Mr. Brown" Also: "Treatment of the Counsel of John Brown art Charlestown" "JOHN BROWN'S INVASION" "Another Fright at Charle... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:55

$65.00
197753

Choctaw Chief Hummingbird & DeWitt Clinton DEATHS - Railroading 1828 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394059598388

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Feb. 23, 1828  * Death report of Choctaw Chief Hummingbird * Death report of New York Governor DeWitt Clinton * B & O Railroad expands to include Pittsburgh, PA Page 7 has a report of the death of Choctaw Chief Hummingbird, also known as General Hummingbird: "Died, on the 23d December, at his residence near the Choctaw agency, general Hummingbird, a Choctaw chief, a the advanced age of 75... a great friend to the United States, and has fought many battles with the red people in behalf of our government... This noted war chief received a commission and silver medal from general Washington, which were interred in the coffin with his remains at the request of his friends." The sudden dea... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:54

$39.00
197716

(5) Rare & Early 18th Century 1706-1734 Newspapers w/ Nice Masthead Engravings


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055585516

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE POST BOY, London  Here is an interesting set of five different issues dating from 1706, 1715, 1719, 1729 and 1734 * Rare & early 18th century issues (5) * Nice masthead engravings (different) As was often the case newspapers which existed over 30 years the masthead would often change, sometimes subtly. Here is a set with each masthead being slightly different, the earliest 2 with two engravings each, all differently slightly, and the last without any masthead engravings. Each issue is complete as a single sheet newspaper in nice condition. A great price for 5 different issues from the early 1700's.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:27

$112.00
197715

Rare HIPPIES Hippys Berkeley California 60's Counter Culture 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053806282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BERKELEY BARB, California, June 26, 1969  * Rare hippies newspaper from the late 60's * Published about 2 months prior to Woodstock As Wikipedia notes, this was an underground newspaper that was published in Berkeley from 1965 to the early 1980s. It was one of the first and most influential of the counterculture newspapers of the late 1960s, covering such subjects as the anti-war and civil-rights movements as well as the social changes advocated by the youth culture. This was a very liberal newspaper from the "hippie" era, this issue published less than 2 months before the famous Woodstock Music Festival. Tabloid size, 16 pages, minor margin wear, address label on the ftpg., good condition.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:26

$58.00
197714

Rare CONFEDERATE STRONGHOLD Memphis TN Tennessee Civil War 1861 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053803694

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS WEEKLY APPEAL, Tennessee, November 27, 1861  * Rare Confederate stronghold publication This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War. Memphis was a Confederate stronghold up through the Battle of Memphis on June 6, 1862, at which time the Yankees moved in and it became a Yankee city. Being a strong voice for the Confederacy, the "Memphis Appeal" newspaper would not continue under Yankee control. As Wikipedia notes: "...On June 6, 1862, the presses and plates were loaded into a boxcar and moved to Grenada, Mississippi, where it published for some time. The Appeal later journeyed to Jackson, Mississippi, Meridian, Mississippi, Atlanta, Georgia, and finally Montgomery, Alabama, where the plates wer... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:26

$188.00
197713

(9) SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN American Civil War Era INVENTIONS Prints 1865 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055584949

Offered are 9 original, historic, & collectible old magazines: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A nice lot of 9 different issues from 1863, 1864, and one issue from 1865, each contains within reports on military events from the Civil War, or reports of developments and improvements of military equipment. Each issue complete in 16 pages and in nice condition.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:25

$56.00
197712

KA 'IULANI Hawaiian Kingdom Royal Family Princess Death 1899 San Diego Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053775062

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 8, 1899 * Princess Ka 'iulani death * Hawaiian Kingdom royal family   The front page has a one column heading: "KAIULANI DYING" with subheads. (see) She actually died two days prior to the publication of this issue. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:16

$44.00
197711

MICHIGAN Jackson STATE PRISON County Prisoners vs. Guards RIOT 1952 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055578012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1952 * Michigan - Jackson State Prison riot The front page has a two column heading: "Michigan Prisoners Isolated By Troopers in 20-Hour Riot" with related photo. More on page 26. Complete with all 60 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:15

$44.00
197710

CONSTITUTION OF THAILAND Siam Creation & Francis D. Duffy DEATH 1932 Newspape


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055577646

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 27, 1932 * 1st Constitution of Thailand * Francis D. Duffy death * 69th Infantry Regiment The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "SIAMESE KING PONDERS DRAFT OF CONSTITUTION" with subheads and small photo. (see) The top of page 13 has a one column heading: " FATHER DUFFY, 42D DIVISION CHAPLIN, DEAD" with subheads and photo. First report coverage on the death of Francis P. Duffy, Canadian American soldier, Roman Catholic priest and military chaplain. 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... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:14

$52.00
197709

AMOS ALONZO STAGG University of Chicago College Football Coach 1932 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055577566

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1932 * Amos Alonzo Stagg forced to quit * University of Chicago football coach The sport's section (page 25) has a banner headline: "Age Rule Force Stagg to Quit Post at Chicago at End of the College Year" with subheads that include: "Stagg Is Retired As Chicago Coach" "University Invikes Age Rule of 70 to Relieve Him of All Active Duties" "Veteran's 40-Year Tenure Ends--Protesting Action, He May Decline a New Post". Detailed report, plus much about his career as a coach and an athlete. Includes a one column close-up photo of Stagg. (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... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:14

$44.00
197708

Coach KNUTE ROCKNE Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football EDITORIAL 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055577488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION TWO (sports) SECTION only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Dec. 18, 1930 * Head coach Knute Rockne editorial * Notre Dame Fighting Irish football The front page of this section has a editorial by Harvey T. Woodruff on Notre Dame coach Knute Rockne. Complete section two only with 14 pages, rage edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:14

$38.00
197707

BENNY LEONARD Jewish Boxer vs. Lew Tendler BOXING Title Fight 1923 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055577389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 24, 1923 * Benny Leonard - Jewish boxer * Lightweight boxing championship The front page has a great banner headline: "LEONARD KEEPS HIS TITLE" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Reporting continues in the sport's section with round per round coverage and photo. First report coverage on the lightweight championship boxing match between Benny Leonard and Lew Tendler. Complete with 28 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, more so along the spine, nice for display as such.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:13

$62.00
197706

WINSTON CHURCHILL Car Accident That Could Have Changed History 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055577235

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 14, 1931 * Winston Churchill hit by car in Manhattan * Accident that could have changed the World The front page has a one column heading: "Churchill Hit By Automobile On City Street" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. source: The Churchill Centre: Winston Churchill's near-death accident when he was hit by a car in New York City in 1931 is well known, not least through his own writing about it. ("My New York Misadventure," Finest Hour 136, Autumn 2007). Far less known is that Hitler was also nearly killed by a car the very same year, in Munich. On what slender thr... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:13

$39.00
197705

VICTOR MANUEL GERENA White Eagle Aguila Blanca Armored Car Robbery1983 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055577111

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 14, 1983 * Aguila Blanca (heist) * Victor Manuel Gerena * White Eagle armed robbery * Wells Fargo armored car * West Hartford, Connecticut The front page has a one column heading: "Wells Fargo Guard Accused of Stealing $7 Million in Cash" (see) Complete with all 48 pages, address label within the masthead, otherwise nice.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:13

$48.00
197704

TURN of the 18th Century 322 Yrs. Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1700 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055577040

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Aug. 5, 1700 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had * At the turn of the 18th century This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size th... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:12

$32.00
197702

WALTER JOHNSON Washington Senators Pitcher MLB Baseball SO RECORD 1910 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055576774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, Sept. 29, 1910 * Pitcher Walter Johnson strikeouts record * Washington Senators - MLB baseball Page 3 has a one column heading: "New Strike Out Record Made" with photo of a young Johnson with heading. (see) Complete with 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:12

$48.00
197701

THE GREAT KANTO EARTHQUAKE Tokyo Yokohama Japan Disaster 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055576598

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 4, 1923 * The Great Kanto earthquake * Tokyo and Yokohama Japan The front page has a nice banner headline: "250,000 JAPANESE DEAD; TERROR SPREADS IN NEW EARTHQUAKE, FIRES AND FAMINE; COOLIDGE APPEALS FOR AMERICAN RELIEF" Nice for display. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Some related photos and map on the following pages. Complete with all 36 pages, light even toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise generally good.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:11

$40.00
197700

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Al 'Scarface' Capone Era - Prohibition 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053768406

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 26, 1930 * Guzik brothers * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "CAPONE ALLIES SEIZED BY U.S." with subhead. A few related photos are 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" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headl... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:08

$78.00
197699

PEACE ! Civil War Officially Ends w/ President Proclamation 1866 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055568110

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CONCORD DAILY MONITOR, New Hampshire, April 4, 1866  * Civil War officially ends * PEACE The top of a column on page 2 has the historic announcement of the official end of the Civil War with the headings: "President's Proclamation" which also deals with the reconstruction of the Southern states, signed in type: Andrew Johnson and dated April 2, 1866. The document takes nearly a full column. Four pages, small folio size, bit irregular at the blank spine margin, very nice condition.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:08

$47.00
197698

SUPERMAN 1st Year Daily Comic Strip Joe Shuster 1939 McClure Newspaper Syndicate


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055567916

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Sept. 18, 1939  * Superman B&W (comic strip) * 1st year of publication * Joe Siegel & Joe Shuster The feature is a first year printing of the "Superman" daily comic strip, which began in limited newspapers (through the McClure Newspaper Syndicate) on January 16, 1939.  A separate Sunday strip was added on November 5, 1939.  The daily strip had a story-line continuity which was separate from the weekly Sunday comic. These strips ran continuously until May 1966. In 1941, the McClure Syndicate had placed the strip in hundreds of newspapers. At its peak, the strip, featuring Superman, was in over 300 daily newspapers and 90 Sunday papers, with a readership of over 20 million. This "Superman"... See More  

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:07

$40.00
197697

WINSTON CHURCHILL This Was Their Finest Hour Speech 1940 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055567818

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 19, 1940  * This was their finest hour * Winston Churchill speech * World War II - WWII The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "CHURCHILL DARES GERMAN ARMY TO INVADE ENGLAND'" with subhead. (see) This was Churchill's famous speech to the House of Commons in which he concludes with the famous passage: "...Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duty and so bear ourselves that if the British commonwealth and empire last for a thousand years, men will still say this was their finest hour". Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:07

$98.00
197696

JOHN DILLINGER'S Chicago Theater Assassination & The Woman In Red 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053766169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 24, 1934  * John Dillinger death trap  * The Woman in Red (Anna Sage) The front page has a one column heading: "Dillinger Death Is Written Off" with subhead. Coverage continues on page 5. Complete with 22 pages, light toning and a little wear a the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:06

$58.00
197695

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055567488

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, December 28, 1935 * Mauna Loa volcano bombed * 23rd Bomb Squadron warplanes The front page has a one column heading: "Aerial Bombs Rain on Lava" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. wikipedia notes:  On 27 December 1935, the Mauna Loa volcano on the island of Hawaii erupted, threatening the city of Hilo. Six Keystones of the 23d used precision bombing tactics to drop twenty 600-pound bombs in the path of the volcano’s lava flow, thus saving the city of Hilo by diverting the lava away from the city.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:06

$46.00
197694

ITALY DECLARES WAR on Nazis Germany by Badoglio 1943 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394055566535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1943  * Italy declares war on Germany * World War II - WWII The top of the front page has a six column headline: "BADOGLIO, DECLARING WAR, RALLIES ITALY" with subheads that include: "REICH'S ACTS CITED " "Italian Marshal Lists German Attacks as Cause of War" and more. (see) Complete with all 42 pages,. rag edition, a little light foxing at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:06

$52.00
197693

Best FRANK NITTI Al 'Scarface' Capone Henchman Guilty TAX EVASION 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053765241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, December 21, 1930 * Frank 'The Enforcer' Nitti * Italian American gangster * Al 'Scarface' Capone hitman * Chicago Outfit The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "NITTI GETS 18 MONTHS IN U. S. TAX FRAUD CASE" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on Al 'Scarface' Capone's top henchman, Frank 'The Enforcer' Nitti, pleading guilty of tax evasion. Nice to have in this Chicago publication, rare as such. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:05

$58.00
197692

OHIO STATE BUCKEYES College Football Wins NCAA National Champions 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053763698

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 2, 1942 * Ohio State Buckeyes * National champions (1st report) * NCAA college football The sport's section (page 22) has a two column heading: "Ohio State Is Crowned National Grid Champion" with standings. (see).First report coverage on the Ohio State Buckeyes officially being named national champions of college football by the associated press. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:04

$68.00
197691

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053762967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 20, 1933  * End of Prohibition - repeal * Missouri repeals amendment * Beer - liquor returns The top of the front page has a one column heading: "REPEALISTS WIN IN MISSOURI, 4 TO 1; BALLOTING IS LIGHT" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the state of Missouri ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 28 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:04

$42.00
197690

Very Early KING KONG Movie Film Opening Day ADVERTISEMENT 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053762235

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, February 26, 1933   * Early newspaper advertisement * King Kong, the movie for opening day Page 4 of section 9 has an advertisement for the movie King King, appearing four days prior to  the movie making it's premiere at Radio City Music Hall. Could this be the very 1st ad for this classic in a newspaper ? A great addition for any movie memorabilia collection. The advertisement measures 6 by 6 inches. Also a short description of the film on the same page. (see) Complete with all sections (100+ pages), rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:03

$115.00
197689

AFRICAN SLAVES TRADE & American Government Pre-Civil War 1858 Wash. DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374053760391

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 28, 1858  Page 2 has an article taking fully 1 1/2 columns headed: "Constitutionality of the Laws Against the African Slave Trade". Keep in mind that the importation of slaves had been outlawed since 1808. Page 3 has: "Liberia and the Slave Trade". Four pages, light damp stain at the top, good condition. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends June 02, 2022 09:02

$46.00
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