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194189

Best BABE RUTH'S Very Last New York Yankees Baseball HOMER RUN 1934 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393679360011

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 30, 1934  * Babe Ruth's last home run as a Yankee  * New York Yankees - Major league baseball * Best title to be had ? Page 3 of the sport's section reports on Babe Ruth's last home run as a Yankee: "YANKEES LOSE, 8-5, THEN TRIUMPH, 9-6", "Ruth Wallops 22d Homer and Drives in Three Runs in Opener at Washington", "Gets Unique Honor Today" and more. This was Babe Ruth's 659th and final home run wearing the Yankee pinstripes. He had 49 homers with the Red Sox prior to coming to New York and would go on to hit another 6 with the Braves the following season before retiring. Great to have in this venerable newspaper. The complete issue in 70+ pages, good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2021 11:36

$58.00
194188

Historic JACKIE ROBINSON Breaks the Color Barrier BASEBALL Debut 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781442008

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 19, 1946  * Jackie Robinson breaks the color barrier  * Baseball debut (1st report)  Page 12 has a small one column headline: "Robinson Has Field Day In Making Debut". Brief but historic coverage on Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier. A historic report in both baseball and black americana. Complete with 22 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:26

$88.00
194187

Commodore STEPHEN DECATUR United States Navy GUN DUEL Death 1820 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393679193824

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 25, 1820   * Stephen Decatur killed (1st report) * United States Navy commodore * Duel vs. James Barron The ftpg. has an article with small head: "Melancholy Occurrence" which begins: "A duel was fought on Wednesday...between the victor of the Macedonian, Com. Decatur, and com. Barron who commanded the Chesapeake frigate...They fought at 8 paces with pistols---at the first fire both were wounded--com. Decatur through the abdomen of which he died..." with more. Further in the issue is another report with a small head: "Com. Decatur" with has a bit more detail concerning the funeral, etc.  Among other reports in this issue are: "Relations with Spain" which includes a report s... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:25

$32.00
194186

ART BLAKEY African American Jazz Drummer & Bandleader DEATH 1990 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393679193102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct.17, 1990 * Death report of Jazz drummer Art Blakey Page A20 has a quarter page article: "Art Blakey; Drummer, Mentor Led the Jazz Messengers", which includes a small photo. A portion of the text includes: "Born in Pittsburgh where he toiled in the steel mills by day while listening  to the Early Hines and Dick Stabile bands on the radio at night, Blakey started out as a pianist. He taught himself well enough to preform at local clubs but - as he said in a 1981 interview - 'One evening Erroll Garner sat in for me.  I know that was the end of my life as a pianist.'" Blakey played drums with musician greats... Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker & Sarah Vaughn. Included are all major sections of the new... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:25

$62.00
194184

BATTLE OF FORT FRONTENAC Ends w/ UK Capture French and Indian War 1758 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781439745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1758  * Fort Frontenac captured * French and Indian War The prime content would be a report from the French and Indian War  prefaced with: "The following is Col. Bradstreet's Letter to Gen. Abercrombie after the Reduction of Fort Frontenac" with a dateline of Oswego, Aug. 31, 1758 & a nice account of the battle, the site of present-day Kingston, Ontario. The report begins: "I landed with the troops within a mile of fort Frontenac without opposition the 25th: the garrison surrendered prisoner of war the 27th...It was a square fort of 100 yards the exterior side and had in it 110 men..." with more. This event was led by English Col. John Bradstreet. Included also is the list of... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:22

$85.00
194183

SIEGE OF BERGEN-OP-ZOOM Austrian War of Succession Dutch Republic 1747 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393679189524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, August, 1747  This issue features a full page plate which includes several illustrations. Plus over a full page is taken up with a sheet of music. Articles include: "Letter of a Persian Spy" "Papists Charged with Irreligion & Cruelty" "Inconveniences of Hoop Petticoats" "Solar Eclipse Calculated" "French Charged with Barbarous Cruelty" among many others. Near the back is the "Historical Chronicle" which has various news reports from throughout Europe. Included is a report headed: "Progress of the Siege of Bergen-op-Zoom" which takes over a full page. Lacking the map called for. Complete in 56 pages, 5 by 8 1/4 inches, full title/contents page featuring an engraving of St. John's... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:21

$29.00
194182

Rare 18th Century REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Western Hemisphere MAP 1776 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781438228

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1776  The prime feature of this issue is the great map showing all of the western hemisphere titled: "A New Projection of the Western Hemisphere of the Earth on a Plane shewing the proportions of its several parts nearly as on a Globe, By J. Hardy, at Eton College."  The map is dated at the bottom: "by F. Newbery, Ludgate Street, May 1, 1776".  It measures 9 by 11 1/4 inches, in very nice, clean condition. There is a related article within this issue concerning the map. The issue begins with some lengthy: "Debates in the Present Parliament" continued from a previous issue, with much discussion concerning the situation in America. Near the beginning is: "...the following measures... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:20

$345.00
194180

Historic MORMON CHURCH Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints CREATION 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781435831

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, July 16, 1831 * Formation of the Mormon Church * Historic issue Page 17 has a fine and very early account of the formation of the Mormon church, headed: "Mormonism". The bias against the Mormons is revealed in the report, which includes: "...certain knaves, pretending to have some holy writings hidden under a stone in Ontario county...started a new religion! The leaders make bold pretensions and assert a gift to work miracles ....Their great prophet Jo, has selected a part of Geanuga Co., Ohio, and pronounced it to be the promised land....The chiefs of those people... exempt themselves from labor...probably, the grand object for which they have established this religion." ... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:16

$390.00
194178

HEBREW CITY Jews Jewish Niagara River Grand Island NY CREATION 1825 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781435435

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 10, 1825  * Hebrew city to be established * Grand Island, New York * Jews - Jewish - Judaica One of the brief articles on the back page reads in its entirety: "An Hebrew city, to be called Ararat is to be laid off on Grand Island, N.Y., on the 15th or 18th instant, with masonic and military ceremonies. It will be located to face the mouth of the great canal." This was the project of newspaper publisher Mordecai Manuel Noah, who is credited with being the first Jew born in the United States to reach national prominence. Among the other reports in this issue are: "Naval Court Martial" which is the case of Commodore Stewart (another article on this as well); "Capitol of the Unite... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:15

$42.00
194177

GEORGE WASHINGTON Election Victory & NYC Arrival for Inauguration 1789 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781434670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN MUSEUM, (Philadelphia), April, 1789  * George Washington's election victory * Arrival in New York City for inauguration A very significant issue, and one of a few magazines or newspapers with the text reporting the actions of Congress formally counting the votes for the first President of the United States. Near the back are several pages of the: "Proceedings of Congress", the first headed: "Brief Sketch of the Most Interesting of the Proceedings of Congress, Monday, April 6, 1789" which begins: "A Quorum of both houses met, and on counting the votes for president and vice president, they appeared to be: For President: His excell. gen. Washington....69. For vice president: Hon. John Adams.....34..." followed... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:14

$420.00
194176

CONSTITUTION OF INDIANA & Battle of Paoli Massacre MONUMENT 1817 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781432451

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 4, 1817  * Constitution of Indiana * Battle of Paoli monument Inside has what appears to be the entire text of the Constitution of the State of Indiana taking over 8 pages. The front page has an interesting broadside-like graph and text concerning public expenditures in Great Britain, Ireland and the United States. Such graphics in this title are quite rare. Also included is a resolution for the construction of a monument to be placed in Paoli, Pennsylvania, in honor of those who died in the Paoli massacre at the hands of the British. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches, good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magaz... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:10

$55.00
194175

Rare 18th Century BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS w/ Horseless Carriage ? 1793 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393679176775

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE, Boston, September, 1793  * 18th century American magazine The front page has: "Thoughts On Social Intercourse" the text beginning: "Nobody but a blockhead proves tedious to a company. A man of the world presently comprehends whether he ought to stay or go; and knows to a moment the time it is fit for him to leave those who wish him at a distance..."with much more. The balance of the issue has an eclectic selection of articles including; "Description of Madrid" "Apology for Wrestling" and "Description of the Camel" amongst any more. Near the back is news of the day headed: "Domestick Ocurrences" with various tops including: "Northern Indians" which begins: "...arrived at the war office from t... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:10

$47.00
192137

Rare Mediums GHOSTS Spectres Appatition 1886 Phenomenal SPIRITUALISM Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373671353455

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEDIUM AND DAYBREAK, London, Feb. 19, 1886 * Ghosts - mediums - spectre - apparition - spooks A fascinating & unusual newspaper subtitled: "A Weekly Journal Devoted to the History, Phenomena, Philosophy & Teachings of Spiritualism" as noted in the masthead. The great illustration in the masthead themes on this topic--very displayable as such. Among the articles are: "Our Immortal Homes - Where Are the Dead?" "Phenomenal Experiences - Materialization at Gateshead" "Progress of Spiritual Work" "A Clairvoyant in Middlesborough" & much more. Nice condition, 16 pages, 8 by 13 inches.

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Ends December 04, 2021 13:28

$75.00
194161

STATESBORO GA Bulloch County Georgia & More TORNADOES Disaster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373780218090

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1929 * Statesboro, Georgia & more * Tornadoes storms disaster The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TORNADO DEATH TOLL REACHES 87 IN SOUTH; 500 KNOWN INJURED" with subheads that include: "Storm Descends at Night on Statesboro, Ga., Killing 34 There and Hurting 70" and more. (see) First report coverage on the tornado outbreak in Georgia and South Carolina in which the city of Statesboro was hardest hit. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 40 pages, light toning a the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2021 11:02

$40.00
194160

PUERTO RICAN SOCIAL CLUB Bronx New York Arson FIRE Disaster 1976 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393675366334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 25, 1976 * Puerto Rican Social Club * Bronx, New York fire disaster The top of the front page has a  three column headline: "FIRE SWEEPS BRONX SOCIAL CLUB, LEAVING 25 DEAD AND 24 INJURED" with subheads and 2 related photos. More inside. Complete with 56 pages, light toning and a little wear a the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2021 11:02

$42.00
194159

LATERAN TREATY Signing w/ Vatican City & Pope as Independent 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373780216261

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 12, 1929 * Signing of the Lateran Treaty * Vatican City becoming it's own state * Benito Mussolini and the Holy See The top of the front page has a two column headline: "VATICAN AND ITALY SIGN PACT RECREATING A PAPAL STATE; 60 YEARS OF ENMITY ENDED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the creation of the state of the Vatican City which guaranteed full and independent sovereignty. 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,  light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 04, 2021 11:01

$40.00
194158

BANDIT WARS Mexican Rebels Raiding Fort Hancock Texas Border 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373780215673

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 31, 1916 * Bandits Wars - Mexican rebels * Texas raids near the border * Near Fort Hancock, Texas The front page has a banner headline: "AMERICANS BATTLE BANDITS" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. 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 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The Bandit War, or Bandit Wars, was a series of raids in Texas, started in 1915 before finally culminating in 1919, that were carried out by Mexican rebels from the states of Tamaul... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2021 11:01

$44.00
194157

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns DRY No More 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373780214121

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, December 5, 1933. * Prohibition ends (day of) * Beer returns at midnight * Legal liquor The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Ely Moves for Liquor Tonight as Soon as Utah Has Acted" with various subheads. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, tony binding holes along the spine, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 04, 2021 10:59

$68.00
194156

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Rowing Crew OLYMPIC GOLD vs Nazi Germany 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373780213474

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, August 15, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Wins Olympic gold in rowing * Famous upset vs. Nazi Germany The top of page 10 has a two column heading: "Washington Crew Wins" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew winning the gold medal vs. Nazi Germany in the 1936 Summer Olympics in rowing. Complete with 18 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: The rowing competition was dominated by the hosts, Germany, who medaled in every event and took five of the seven gold medals. The final race, men's eights, was won by a working-class United States team from the Un... See More  

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Ends December 04, 2021 10:57

$52.00
194155

Rare MICHAEL JORDAN Chicago Bulls NBA Basketball CONTRACT SIGNING 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373780212997

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 13, 1984 * Michael Jordan's initial contract signing * Chicago Bulls professional basketball * One of the biggest dynasties in sports is born The top of page 8 of the sport's section has a three column heading: "Michael Jordan Signed by the Bulls" (see) Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 52 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 04, 2021 10:56

$88.00
194146

Rare REPORT ON MANUFACTURES Magnum Opus by Alexander Hamilton 1792 US Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373778831022

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN MUSEUM, Philadelphia, January, 1792 (with historic Supplement II) * Report on the Subject of Manufactures (Report on Manufactures) * The magnum opus of Alexander Hamilton * First United States Treasury Secretary The most significant content is found within the Appendix II which is included (but typically missing). This Appendix has a wealth of "Public Papers", but it begins with what is considered to be Alexander Hamilton's most significant work: "Report on the Subject of Manufactures". This very lengthy & detailed report takes the first 51 pages in this Appendix, and signed in type: Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury at its conclusion. This significant work laid forth economic principles ... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:50

$1,435.00
194145

Rare CONFEDERATE Grenada MS Civil War 1862 Newspaper w/ Publisher on the Run


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373778830826

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Grenada, Mississippi, Aug. 25, 1862  * Very rare Confederate publication If the title and city of publication seem to disagree, they do not. 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,... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:49

$238.00
194144

LOST DUTCHMAN'S GOLD MINE Old West Arizona Legend Search 1895 Phoenix Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393671500978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ARIZONA GAZETTE, Phoenix, Aug. 22, 1895   * Lost Dutchman's Gold Mine * Superstition Mountains search * Old West Arizona legend The middle column of the front page has a great article on one of the more notable stories of lore from the Old West: the search for the Lost Dutchman's gold mine. Headed: "DUTCH JACOB'S MINE" "Hidden Wealth Once Known in the Superstitions" "A Well Known Miner Wishes to Find It" "Robert McKee Comes to Phoenix to Gather Data and Seek the Mythical Mine", the report takes nearly 1 1/2 columns. The ftpg. also has: "Another Hold-Up" "Train Robbers Loot a Union Pacific Train". Great to have this report in an Arizona newspaper. Eight pages, irregular & partially loose at the spine, some... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:48

$94.00
194143

Historic JEWISH HOMELAND Jews Warren G. Harding PALESTINE Resolve 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393671499841

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1922 * America approves Jewish Homeland in Palestine * President Warren G. Harding signs resolution Page two has an historically significant report on the establishment of a Jewish homeland, albeit quite inconspicuous. Headed: "Harding Signs Palestine Motion", the report notes in part: "President Harding signed today the joint resolution adopted by the Senate & House expressing American approval of the restoration of Palestine as a Jewish homeland..." with a bit more. This event was called the Lodge-Fish Resolution.  As a bit of background, President Warren Harding expressed support for a Jewish home in Palestine stating: "It is impossible for one who has studied at all the service of... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:47

$280.00
194141

JAPANESE SURRENDERING Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki 1945 Old World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393671496510

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, August 11, 1945 * Japan surrendering * Atomic bomb on Nagasaki The front page of this issue features a 3 line banner head: "Japan Offers To Surrender; U.S. May Let Emperor Remain; Master Reconversion Plan Set" and subheads, plus a photo of a crowd in Times Square. Page 3 has the "Text of Tokyo Peace Offer".  Other news is within the issue as well. This is the first section only (14 pages) with a bit of flaking in the outer margin and a slight irregular left spine, otherwise in good condition. See photos for details.

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:45

$40.00
194140

BALLOONING FLIGHT Stratosphere Altitude Record Auguste Piccard 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373778828506

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Omaha, Nebraska, August 18, 1932  * Ballooning flight into the stratosphere * Auguste Piccard & Max Cosyns * Altitude record broken (53,153 ft.) This 18 page newspaper has a seven column headline on the front page: "PICCARD SETS STRATOSPHERE RECORD" with subheads that include: "BIG BALLOON LANDS AT TIP OF LAKE IN ITALY" and more with related photos. This tells of a new altitude record in aviation made by the famous balloonist. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Minor spine wear, otherwise in good condition. wikipedia notes: Auguste Antoine Piccard (January 28, 1884 – March 24, 1962) was a Swiss physicist, inventor and explorer. Piccard and his twin brother Jean Felix were born i... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:44

$38.00
194139

2 TRIPLE CROWN Winner Horse Racing Count Fleet Race BELMONT WIN 1943 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393671495616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: (2) WILMINGTON MORNING & SUNDAY STAR NEWS, June 5 & 6, 1943 * Count Fleet - horse racing * Belmont Stakes win (3rd & final win) * Triple crown winner - victory This 100+ page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page of the sport's section (inside) that include: "COUNT FLEET FIRST BY THIRTY LENGTHS IN $50,090 BELMONT" and "Sweeps 5 Springs Stakes." The June 5th issue has one column headlines on page 2: "Fleet Seeks Triple Crown" "The Count Races At Belmont Today For Third Season Title" which gives pre-race coverage the day of the race. Complete 8 page issue. The June 6th issue has a five column headline on page 8: "Count Fleet Wins Triple Crown At Belmont" with subheads (see photos). This was the 3rd o... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:44

$57.00
194137

NILE KINNICK Iowa Hawkeyes All-Star Gridiron NCAA College Football1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373778827727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1940 * Nile Kinnick All-star votes * Iowa Hawkeyes - NCAA college football This 40 page newspaper has small one column headings in the sport's section (page 25): "Kinnick Leads In Poll" "Iowa Halfback Has Most Votes for All-Star Eleven" See photo for brief text here. Other news, sports and various advertisements of the day throughout. Light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:43

$44.00
194136

JEWISH SOLDIERS Revolutionary War Jews Congregation Shearith Israel 1939 NY News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393671494739

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1939 * Jewish soldiers honored - Jews * First Shearith Israel Graveyard * American Revolutionary War * Rabbi David de Sola Pool The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "JEWISH WAR DEAD OF 1776 EXTOLLED" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:43

$45.00
138877

KATIE KING Spiritualism Spiritualists Ghosts Seance Medium 1875 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391334410042

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, January, 1875  Inside has an 11 page article titled; "Touching Visitants From a Higher Life" which is an interesting & detailed article on the spirit "Katie King", who was said to have appeared several times in seances, creating a bit of a sensation at the time (see the hyperlink for much more). This Atlantic Monthly article is rather famous among collectors of spiritual/mystic related items. Complete in 128 pages, disbound from a volume without wrappers, nice condition.

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Ends December 03, 2021 07:26

$46.00
194124

1899 ENTERPRISE KS Dixkinson County Kansas John Gilbert FAMILY MURDERS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777768225

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 6, 1899 * Enterprise, Dickinson County, Kansas * John Gilbert family murders (Wife & 4 children)   The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PURELY DEVILISH" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:10

$40.00
194123

SPIRITS GHOSTS PHOTOGRPAHY Specter William H. Mumler Fraud Trial 1869 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777768008

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 27, 1869 * Spirit photography - ghosts * William H. Mumler fraud trial Page 6 has an article with testimony headed: "Light From The Tombs" "The Spirits Laid Bare" "Lucifer (Matches) and Mica Among The Ghosts" and more. (See) Text takes up over three columns. Complete with 16 pages, some archival mending on a few unrelated pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:09

$38.00
194122

NEW YORK YANKEES World Series Champions Mickey Mantle Era v. REDS 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777766294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 10, 1961  * New York Yankees baseball * Win World Series championship * Mickey Mantle & Roger Maris era The front page has a photo showing both managers after the game. (see) The sport's section (page 31) has a banner headline: "Who Needs M&M? It's Yanks, 13-5" and more with related photo and box scores. This was also the season that Mickey Mantle & Roger Maris were chasing Babe Ruth's home run record (Maris would beat it in the final game of the season). Interesting also that a full page Camel Cigarette ad has the endorsement of a few Yankee players including Roger Maris, Yogi Berra & Whitey Ford. (see) The complete issue in 38 pages, small library stamps withing the masthead, smal... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:06

$70.00
194121

IRISH EASTER RISING Armed Insurrection Rebellion Dublin Ireland 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393668825567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 26, 1916 * Irish Easter Rising - rebellion - Dublin Ireland The front page has a six column heading: "MARTIAL LAW PREVAILS IN DUBLIN" with subhead. (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. Rare as such. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:06

$62.00
194120

KA 'IULANI Hawaiian Kingdom Royal Family Princess Death BURIAL 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777764868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 24, 1899 * Ka 'iulani death - burial * Hawaiian Kingdom royal family   The top of the front page has a one column heading: "KAIULANI IS BURIED" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamp within masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:05

$40.00
194119

First Woman ELECTRIC CHAIR Electrocution Execution MARTHA M.PLACE 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777764633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 20, 1899 * First woman to die in electric chair...  * Martha Place - early 1st report...    Near the top of the front page is a small one column heading: "Murderess Electrocuted" (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. 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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$58.00
194118

SIEGE Battle OF APIA Upolu Second Samoan War Pacific Ocean Island 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777764278

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 30, 1899 * Siege - Battle of Apia * Second Samoan War   The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SAMOA BOMBARDED" (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. 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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$40.00
194117

Runaway SLAVE Black Negro Advertisement in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777763797

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 24, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (1) Slavery advertisement Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including one on the back page for the runaway of a Negro fellow. (see) Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:04

$44.00
194116

TOM HORN Old West Scout & Outlaw in Custody at Cheyenne Wymoning 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393668821438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 10, 1903 * Tom Horn execution by hanging close * Old West scout, lawman, gunman, outlaw The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GATLING GUNS AWAIT COWBOYS" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the blank spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:02

$40.00
194115

QUEEN ELIZABETH & Prince Philip Controversial Visit GHANA Photos 1961 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393668821086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MAGAZINE SECTION only of the New York Times, Nov. 19, 1961 * Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip * Controversial trip to Ghana, Africa The front page has a photo of Queen Elizabeth arriving in Ghana. Page 29 has four more related photos with little text. This trip was considered controversial. Complete magazine section only with 140 pages, nice condition.

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$33.00
194114

RICHMOND VA Virginia State Capitol Floor Collapse Disaster 1870 Old NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777762254

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 29, 1870 * Richmond VA Virginia * State Capitol floor collapse disaster The top of page 7 has one column headings: "THE RICHMOND HORROR" "Details of the Fatal Tragedy in the Capitol" and more. (see) Text takes up just over 2 full columns. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:01

$33.00
194113

ADANA MASSACRE Christians Genocide TURKEY Ottoman Empire Armenians1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777761407

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 14, 1909 * Adana massacres - Christians genocide * Armenians - Ottoman Empire - Turkey The front page has a three column heading: "ESTIMATES 23,000 DEAD IN ADANA PROVINCE AS RESULT OF RIOTING" with subhead and two related photos. Another related photo is on page 6. (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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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$56.00
194112

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish ARMY Jack Elder Interception TD1929 Football Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393668819773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORT'S SECTION Only of the New York Times, December 1, 1929.   * Notre Dame - Army 1929 Football game * Jack Elder 100-yd Interception TD run * Yankee Stadium (1st report w/ photos) The front page of this section has one column headings that include: "NOTRE DAME DEFEATS ARMY, 7-0, AS ELDER MAKES 96-YARD RUN" "85,000 See Fleet Back Intercept Pass for Touchdown on Frozen Stadium Field" and more with two related photos. Also a nice banner headline on page 3 that reads: "Notre Dame Defeats Army, 7 to 0, Before 80,000 as Elder Makes 96-Yard Run" with many subheads, another related photo and stats with pay by play description. Lengthy text here. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning at the ma... See More  

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$62.00
194111

UNITED STATES NAVY in it's Infancy w/ USS CONSTITUION & Constellation 1798 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777760814

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 29, 1798  * United States Navy in it's infancy Page 2 has a chart headed: "American Navy" being a: "List of Vessels In Service" noting the number of guns of commander of each. It begins with the "United States" "Constitution" and "Constellation" then 12 other vessels, followed by a list of ship that are "Building" and locations of each. The back page has an ad: "Wanted, For the Frigate building in Boston..." with details of the ammunition wanted, etc., believed to be for the frigate Salem. Also of interest is a brief page 2 item: "The Public Buildings in the city of Washington progress with rapidity. The President's palace is finishing. Yesterday the United States frigate Constitu... See More  

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$97.00
194110

(2) RUNAWAY SLAVES w/ Descriptions Washington D.C. Advertisements 1839 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393668818100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, City of Washington, July 22, 1839  * Runaway slave advertisements Page 2 has a notice that offers a $400 Reward for a runaway "negro man" and a "mulatto boy" with a description of each and details about the reward. (see) Also on page 2 is a even more interesting ad headed: "Five Hundred Dollars Reward" which has descriptions of 4 runaway slaves. (see) Unusual to have an ad such as this from out nation's capital. Other news and advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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$34.00
194109

MAUD BALLINGTON BOOTH Volunteers of America Founder & Salvation Army 1899 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777759487

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 22, 1899 * Maud Ballington Booth speech * Volunteers of America founder * Salvation Army leader   The top of the page 3 has a one column heading: "MRS. BOOTH SPEAKS" 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. 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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$38.00
194108

PANA ILLINOIS Coal Mining Labor Negroes & Whites RIOT Massacre 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777759305

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 10, 1899 * Pana, Christian County, Illinois * Negroes & white coal miners riot * Coal mining racial labor conflict   The front page has a one column heading: "ANOTHER MINERS' WAR" 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. 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 December 02, 2021 10:56

$45.00
194107

Jewish LEO FRANK Mary Phagan MURDER Case 1913 Atlanta GA Newspaper Judaica Jews


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777759179

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Georgia, Oct. 21, 1913 * Leo Frank, Mary Phagan murder case * Best title to have (one of a kind for this date ?) The Leo Frank case has become well known in American history for several reasons, not the least of which being the several film and television depictions of the trial, but also because Frank was a Jewish-American businessman, his case turning the spotlight on antisemitism in the United States and led to the founding of the Anti-Defamation League. There was also the element of Frank being cast as a representative of Yankee capitalism, a rich northern Jew lording it over vulnerable working women in the South. Leo Frank was the superintendent of the National Pencil Company in Atlanta,... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2021 10:56

$48.00
194106

THE GOONIES Cult Classic Film Movie Opening Week AD 1985 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393668816012

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 14, 1985 * Best "The Goonies" film advertisement * Grand Opening week movie premiere * Adventure comedy cult classic An issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Goonies" 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 doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic coverage... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2021 10:55

$72.00
194097

JOHN C. CALHOUN American Statesman DEATH & Slavery Slaves Emanc. 1850 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373776617605

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBOROUGH PATRIOT, North Carolina, April 13, 1850  * John C. Calhoun's Death * Slaves - slavery The front page includes: "Another Blow at Disunion" "An Offer to Sell Slaves for Emancipation" and a lengthy, concluding: "Speech of Mr. Stanly, of N. Carolina" concerning slavery. Page 3 has over half a column on: "The Death & Funeral of Mr. Calhoun" and: "The Scene In the Senate...on the death of Mr. Calhoun". Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 01, 2021 12:11

$38.00
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