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197496

Early & Rare Pre KING KONG Movie Release Article 1933 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040511885

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1933 * Very early & rare "King Kong" article * Pre-release movie - film This is a very early item on "King Kong" as page 4 of the "Drama Section" (inside) includes a fine article titled "Hollywood's Mighty Ape" on the new movie "King Kong" which was published well before it would be released to the theaters. The articles focuses on the technical difficulties of making the film. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. A very significant issue for any collector of King Kong memorabilia. News, sports advertisements of the day. Complete in a 80+ page Sunday edition, this is the rare rag edition that was produced... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:31

$68.00
197495

"PINK FLOYD: THE WALL" Cult Film Movie NYC Opening Day REVIEW 1982 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040511734

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, August 6, 1982 * "Pink Floyd - The Wall" - Bob Geldof * Grand opening day movie review * Live-action/animated musical drama film Page 18 has a review of "Pink Floyd: The Wall" on it's opening day in New York City. The heading reads: "Screen: Images Flood 'Pink Floyd: The Wall". (see) This movie opened 1st in New York City before the rest of the country. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Complete with 42 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:31

$68.00
197494

SACCO & VANZETTI Nicola & Bartolomeo ELECTRIC CHAIR Sentencing 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374033803580

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, April 10, 1927  * Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti * Electric chair execution sentencing The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "SACCO, VANZETTI MUST DIE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two related photos on page 2. They would be executed in August of the same year. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with 14 pages, light toning and some wear at  the margins, generally good.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:31

$52.00
197492

1940 SUPERMAN Yr 2 #58 COLOR Comic Strip McClure Syndicate Joe Shuster Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040510510

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COMIC SECTION of the San Francisco Chronicle, December 8, 1940 * Superman (color comic strip) - #58 * 2nd year of publication * Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster This is a second year printing of the "Superman" color comic strip (by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster), which began in limited newspapers (through the McClure Newspaper Syndicate) on November 5, 1939 (a daily, black & white comic began on January 16). The weekly color Superman strip had a story-line continuity which was separate from the daily comic. At its peak the color comic appeared in 90 Sunday papers with a readership of over 90 million. Inside is Superman strip #58 with the artwork by Joe Shuster. Included is not just the Superman strip by the entire 16 page c... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:30

$88.00
197491

SIEGE OF ODESSA Ukraine Soviet Union by Axis Begins 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040510389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BOSTON POST, Aug. 9, 1941 * Siege of Odessa begins - Ukraine * Operation Barbarossa - WWII * Axis invasion of the Soviet Union The front page has a two column heading: "NAZIS DESTROY 2 RED ATRMIES" with subhead and related photo. (see) Coverage on the beginning of the siege of Odessa in the Soviet Union by the Axis forces. Complete with all 14 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:29

$38.00
197490

1986 SPACE SHUTTLE CHALLENGER Fuel Tank NASA Explosion w/ Photos Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374033799072

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 29, 1986 * Space Shuttle Challenger disaster The front page announces one of the more tragic event in U.S. space history with: "Shuttle explodes" with a subhead: "Teacher, crew killed seconds into flight" and related photo and diagram. More inside. Complete with 50+ pages, minor wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:29

$48.00
197489

H.H. HOLMES 1st U.S. Serial Killer MURDER CASTLE Trial Start 1895 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040509854

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HELENA EVENING HERALD, Montana, October 28, 1895 * H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett * America's 1st serial killer trial begins * Chicago murder castle The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HOLMES' TRIAL" with subheads and prints of Holmes and Benjamin Pietzel. (see) First report coverage on the start of the trial against H. H. Holmes for murder. Holmes is considered to be America's first serial killer. Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:29

$98.00
197487

BLUE BIRD Automobile Speed Car & Sir Malcolm Campbell PHOTOS 1933 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374033795205

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, Jan. 22, 1933 * Race driver Malcolm Campbell * Bluebird speed car photo The top of the front page of this section has a nice photo showing Sir. Malcolm Campbell's new "Bluebird" speed car. Another related photo is on the front page as well. Many other photos of other topics throughout. Complete with 8 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:28

$33.00
197486

Very 1st EARTH DAY Environmental Planet Protection Demonstration 1970 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374033792677

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 23, 1970 * First Earth Day Celebration * Multiple photos and related articles * Hard to find collectible The front page has a banner heading: "Day of Protest--Against Pollution" with subheads and 2 related photos. Many view this as the beginning of the world-wide environmental movement. Complete with 68 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:28

$62.00
197485

EMANCIPATION MEMORIAL Abraham Lincoln Monument DEDICATION 1876 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040508916

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1876  * Emancipation Memorial - monument * Lincoln Park, Capital Hill, Washington D.C. * Frederick Douglass speech The front page has an article headed: "The Lincoln Monument" "Unveiling Of The Statue In Lincoln Square, Washington--Twenty-Five Thousand Persons Present" (see) This was the unveiling of the Emancipation Statue built by the funds contributed by African-Americans. It includes the speech given by Frederick Douglass which begins: "Lincoln's great mission was to accomplish two things--first, to save his country from dismemberment, and second, to free his country from the great crime of slavery...". Complete with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. Should... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:27

$195.00
197484

THE HEIDI GAME Bowl Oakland Raiders & Jets NFL Football Folklore 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040508515

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, November 18, 1968 * The Heidi Game - Bowl * Oakland Raiders vs. New York Jets * Rare piece of NFL football folklore Page 4 has a two column heading: "Jets-Raiders Take Backseat to Heidi" (see) I suspect not many issues were kept as this event became famous over time. Very rare as such. Complete with 6 pages, a few small binding holes and a little irregular along the spine. wikipedia notes: The Heidi Game led to a change in the way professional football is shown on network television; games are shown to their conclusion before evening programming begins. To ensure that network personnel could communicate under similar circumstances, special telephones (dubbed "Heidi phones") were ins... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:27

$68.00
197483

1932 PAULINE SABIN Women's Anti-Prohibition Wet Leader RALLY at Capitol PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374033787941

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION Only of the New York Times, April 17, 1932 The top 1/3 of the front page has a photo with small heading: "The Anti-Prohibitionists Gather On The Steps Of The Capitol: Mrs. Charles H. Sabin" with brief text. Many other photos on other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 14 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: Pauline Morton Sabin was an American prohibition repeal leader and Republican party official. Born in Chicago, she was a New Yorker who founded the Women's Organization for National Prohibition Reform (WONPR). Sabin was active in politics and known for her social status and charismatic personality. Sabin's efforts were a significant factor in the repeal of P... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:26

$33.00
197482

Charles Jr. LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING Early Reporting Betty Gow 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040508174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., March 4, 1932  * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping * Early reporting - "Crime of the Century" The front page has a nice banner headline: "Police Grill Kidnapped Lindbergh Baby's Nurse" with related subheads. Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding holes along the 1st column, otherwise nice.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:26

$40.00
197481

POST-BATTLE OF MANILA BAY Philippines Admiral George Dewey WIN 1898 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040507466

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CALL, San Francisco, May 8, 1898 * Post-Battle of Manila Bay, Philippines * Admiral George Dewey's victory * Spanish-American War The front page has a nice banner headline: "TROOPS TO LAND IN CUBA TODAY, THE QUEEN READY TO LEAVE SPAIN" with subheads and related illustration. (see) Fourteen pages, a little margin wear, more so along the spine with a few small tape mends a the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:25

$48.00
197480

DUKE OF WINDSOR King Edward VIII & Wallis W. Simpson ENGAGEMENT 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040507382

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 5, 1937.   * Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII) * Wallis Warfied Simpson , Duchess of Windsor * Engagement - ring exchanged - engaged The front page has a nice banner headline: "EDWARD GIVES WALLY A RING" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such. A few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:24

$48.00
197479

Rare CAPITAL OF THE CONFEDERACY Richmond VA Virginia Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040507277

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, April 19, 1864  * Rare rebel publication The front page includes: "From the Gulf" "The War News" "The New Six Per Cent Bonds" "Important Arrest of an Alleged Spy" "An Iron-Clad runs the Blockade" and more, including a brief report that: "The capture of Fort Pillow seems to be confirmed..." and also: "James Findlay, chaplain, 53 years old, was hung at Tunnel Hill to-day for encouraging mutiny & carrying on a secret correspondence with the enemy...". The back page features a very lengthy editorial beginning: "One point of contrast between these Confederates States & the invading Power has been highly gratifying to ourselves & has given us as favourable a reputation with the rest of the ... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:24

$78.00
197477

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040506898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, Aug. 6, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War A nice newspaper from the hotbed of the Confederacy, where the Civil War began. The front page has: "Latest Northern News" "From Richmond" "From Savannah--Capture of the Steam Ship Lodona...""From Chattanooga--The Enemy at McMinnville, Tennessee" "Skirmishing with Pope's Forces--A Great Battle Imminent--The President Determined to Retaliate" "Release of Confederate Prisoners--Negotiations About Butler--Proclamation from Lincoln" and more. Other war-related items inside. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, some staining & minor loss at the blank margins, generally good.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:23

$92.00
197476

Rare SANTA ROSA Sonoma County CALIFORNIA Old West Wine Country 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374033779297

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY EVENING TIMES, Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, Oct. 1, 1879  * Rare Old West publication This is the largest city in the California wine country and is the county seat for Sonoma County. This is the volume 1, number 9 issue with various news & ads of the day. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, lightly toned, very nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:23

$67.00
197475

LAWRENCEBURG KY Anderson County Kentucky FIRE Disaster 1873 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040505830

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVANSVILLE JOURNAL, Indiana, March 18, 1873  * Lawrenceburg KY Kentucky * Town fire disaster The front page has an article headed: "Lawrenceburg" "A Kentucky Town Burned", the photos showing the report. Four pages, a bit irregular at the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:22

$29.00
197474

BATTLE OF SPOTTSYLVANIA Ulysses S. Grant Victory March 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040505233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 26, 1864  * Ulysses S. Grant - Spotsylvania victory Among the ftpg. column heads on the Civil War are: "THE GREAT CONTEST" "Grant's Rapid Pursuit of Lee" "A Considerable Skirmish There" "Desperate Charges of the Enemy" "The Rebels Leave--Grant Crosses" "Grant Picks Up a Thousand Prisoners" "Rebels Attack Him Nine Times" "Surrender Demanded & Refused" and much more.' Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:22

$31.00
197473

AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE Chicago Gangster JAILED & Released in Miami 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374033774840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA MORNING BEE, Nebraska, May 9, 1930  * Al 'Scarface' Capone - Chicago gangster  * Put in jail in Miami, Florida  The front page has a one column heading: "Al Capone Is in Again, Out Again as Miami Yelps" with subhead. (see) Complete with 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:21

$40.00
197472

DESMOND DOSS Movie Hacksaw Ridge Named WINNER of Medal of Honor 1945 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040503825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 9, 1945 * 1st Conscientious Objector winner * Desmond T. Doss wins Medal of Honor * Blockbuster movie "Hacksaw Ridge" fame * Also in Bill O'Reilly's "Killing the Rising Sun" Page 2 has a one column heading: "Highest Medal Bestown on 15 War Heroes" (see) First report coverage on Doss winning the Medal on Honor for his exploits at the Battle of Okinawa. Doss is featured in the blockbuster movie "Hacksaw Ridge". Rare to find period reporting on Doss as well. Other news, sports advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:21

$57.00
197471

Best THE WIZARD Movie Opening Day w/ Super Mario Bros. 3 Debut 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040503685

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 15, 1989 * Best "The Wizard" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere review * Super Mario's Bros. 3 introduced in America * Fred Savage - Beau Bridges - Christian Slater * Tobey Maguire's uncredited film debut A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Wizard" 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... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:20

$78.00
197470

FORT SMITH ARKANSAS Hangings Executions Judge Isaac Parker 1875 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374033770130

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Sept. 4, 1875 * Fort Smith, Arkansas * Hangings - executions (6) * Judge Isaac Parker Near the top of the front page is an article headed: "Execution Of Six Men At Fort Smith" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, minor margin wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:20

$42.00
197469

BATTLE OF MIDWAY United States Navy Official Report 1942 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394040503271

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1942 * Battle of Midway * Official U.S. Navy report * World War II - WWII The front page has a four column headline: "JAPAN LOST 20 OF 80 SHIPS OFF MIDWAY" with subheads that include: "Yorktown Was Hit In Midway Melee" and more w/ photo of the USS Lexington being hit. This was the official report from the United States Navy on the famed battle. The battle was actually fought over a month earlier, but the details were just now being released including the news of the USS Yorktown being sunk. Other, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 21, 2022 09:20

$88.00
197464

Great JIMMY HOFFA Teamsters Labor Union Leader DISAPPEARANCE 1975 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374032535156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, Sept. 8, 1975  * Jimmy Hoffa's disappearance * American Labor Union leader * International Brotherhood of Teamsters A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as the front page teases the lengthy article within: "The Billion-Dollar Reason for Hoffa's Disappearance" with a photo of Jimmy Hoffa as well. Pages 6 and 7 are entirely taken up with the article, a detailed account concerning the missing labor union leader. Jimmy Hoffa disappeared July 30, 1975 & was declared dead July 30, 1982. He was an American labor union leader who served as the president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He became involved with organized crime from the early years of his Teamsters wor... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 14:16

$68.00
197458

Historic SPINDLETOP Gusher Beaumont TX Texas Oil Field Discovery 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374032501432

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1901  * Discovery of oil in Beaumont, Texas * Beginning of the Great Spindletop oil well Although discoveries were made in various locations long before this date, this discovery--to be known as Spindletop--marked the emergence of the oil industry at a time when the automobile and other industries were experiencing rapid growth, coinciding with the need for this new product. The discovery of oil in Beaumont, Texas, was the beginning of the oil industry in Texas. When the well struck on January 10, 1901 it would gusher uncontrollably for 8 days before being capped. On the front page is a one column report headed: "BIG OIL STRIKE IN TEXAS" with subhead: "Well With Flow of 700 Barrels Hourl... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:45

$288.00
197457

Rare SAG HARBOR Long Island New York - Past Whaling Town 1879 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394039229251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CORRECTOR, Sag Harbor, Long Island, New York, June 14, 1879  * Rare high class community title An uncommon title from this once-famous whaling town near the eastern end of Long Island, now more famous as a playground for the rich & famous who frequent the neighboring Hamptons.  Various local and national news of the day, plus a great wealth of advertisements. Never bound nor trimmed with wide margins. Good condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:45

$37.00
197456

President ABRAHAM LINCOLN 2nd Nomination w/ Acceptance 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374032500095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 29, 1864  * Abraham Lincoln nomination * 2nd term as president * Civil War reporting Page 4 has a somewhat inconspicuous--yet historically significant--report. Under "Miscellaneous News" is a report beginning: "President Lincoln has formally accepted the renomination for the Presidency of the Baltimore Convention...The President says that 'the nomination is gratefully accepted', and that the platform is 'heartily approved'..." with a bit more. Obviously this was the step necessary for him to be on the Republican ballot for the general election in November, which he won, only to be assassinated the month after his inauguration. Also on page 4 is an interesting article: "President Lincoln and H... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:44

$64.00
197455

USS PUEBLO Incident Navy Ship Captured & APOLLO 5 Lunar Module 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394039228776

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY BREEZE, Torrance, California, January 23, 1968  * USS Pueblo incident (1st report)  * Apollo 5 - 1st Lunar Module flight The front page features reporting of the Pueblo Incident with banner headline: "Red Koreans Board, Capture U.S. Ship" with subhead and map. Nice for display. Also a banner heading at the very top of the front page announces: "Space Shot Performs Gracefully" with subhead. This was Apollo 5, the first unmanned flight of the Apollo Lunar Module which would eventually lead to the 1st man on the moon. Complete first section only with all 12 pages, light toning at the central fold, good condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:43

$62.00
197454

DEATH OF A SALESMAN Playwright Arthur Miller Premiere REVIEW 1949 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394039228670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 11, 1949  * "Death of A Salesman" is reviewed upon its premiere Page 27 contains the review for a new dramatic play titled "Death of A Salesman", the famous work by playwright Arthur Miller. It is considered to be one of the greatest plays of the 20th century and in the year of its premier it won the Pulitzer Prize for drama and the Tony Award for best play. The first sentences of the review portends the great future of his iconic work: "Arthur Miller has written a superb drama. From every point of view 'Death of a Salesman'...is rich and memorable drama..." with much more. Also of interest on the same page is the list of nominees for the 1948 Academy Awards. Complete in 46 pages, very nice, ... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:43

$125.00
197453

Battle of HOMESTEAD Steel STRIKE PA Pennsylvania Massacre 1892 Ols Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374032499355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WAVERLY FREE PRESS, Waverly, New York, July 16, 1892  The second page has a report on the Homestead Strike at Homestead, Pennsylvania, which to date remains one of the most significant and tragic labor disputes in U.S. history.  This early report is headed: "The Strike at Homestead" includes: "The largest strike, perhaps, in U.S. history is at present being waged at Homestead, Pa., where more than four thousand men were employed by the Carnegie Iron Works...., and continues: "...Pinkerton men were brought to the works by the Carnegies, and a pitched battle was fought, in which the workmen defeated the detectives, with severe loss to the latter. Several workers were also killed", with more. Attached to the front page is al... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:43

$49.00
197452

Very Rare NAPOLEON BONAPARTE French Occupation of Holland 1811 Dutch Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394039228299

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COURRIER D'AMSTERDAM or the COURIER VAN AMSTERDAM, September 27, 1811  * Exceedingly rare Napoleon Bonaparte occupation newspaper This was a daily newspaper published in Amsterdam during the French occupation of Holland. It is bilingual: half printed in French and half in Dutch. Two mastheads as well, one in each language. In 1810 Napoleon Bonaparte annexed Holland to his empire, hence this newspaper being in two languages. This issue was published during his occupation. A very rare and unusual newspaper which seldom comes on the market. Complete in four pages, 9 1/2 by 15 1/2 inches, slightly irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:42

$385.00
197451

Revolutionary War NEW ENGLAND America MAP New York City Captured 1776 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374032498755

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1776  * Capture of New York City * Rare Connecticut & Rhode Island map * American Revolutionary War This issue begins with "Proceedings in the House  of Commons..." which includes discussion on the Revolutionary War, including: "...Nothing could have afforded me so much satisfaction as to have been able to inform you...that the troubles which have so long distracted my colonies in North America were at an end; and that my unhappy people, recovered from their delusion, had delivered themselves from the oppression of their leaders, & returned to their duty; but so daring & desperate is the spirit of those leaders...that they have now openly renounced all allegiance to the crown & a... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:42

$510.00
197960

JESSE OWENS Post Berlin Olympics Star Sprinter vs. Horse PHOTO 1936 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394073634358

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 29, 1936 * Jesse Owens vs. a horse photo * Olympic star sprinter The sport's section (page 27) has a three column photo with heading: "Jesse Owens And Horse He Beat With Aid Of Handicap" with brief text. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:07

$44.99
197959

Runaway Slave Ads & Illustrtated SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394073627146

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Oct. 31, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (6) slaves - slavery advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 10 illustrated ship ads and 2 runaway slave ads. Four more slavery related ads are on the following pages. News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, a little foxing, nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 13:03

$44.99
197958

ZE'EV JABOTINSKY Odessa Jewish Revisionist Zionist Leader DEATH 1940 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374074080451

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 5, 1940 * Ze-ev Jabotinsky death (1st report) * Jewish Revisionist Zionist - Zionism * Odessa, Ukraine author poet orator The top of page 13 has a one column heading: "JABOTINSKY DEAD; LED NEW ZIONISTS" with subheads and photo. 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 with all 30 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:55

$49.99
197957

PRE-STORMING OF THE BASTILLE French Revolutionary War Beginning 1789 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374074069410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 18, 1789  * Beginning of the French Revolution An inside page has a lengthy report from Paris headed "Commotions In France" which covers much of the early events of the French Revolution. Portions include: "The palace of Versailles is guarded by 3 lines of soldiers & the King has little to fear while the Marshal de Broglio is about him..." and "...the troops & artillery being all arrived, the Court has thrown off the mask; M. Necker is dismissed & banished...the shops were shut up & the populace went to the cutlers shops & arming themselves with swords, hangers, muskets, etc. paraded the streets all the evening with drums...the populace having seized the arsenal & taken from it all t... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:51

$124.99
197956

ISAAC HAYNES British Execution American Revolutionary War 1782 London Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394073601924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ST. JAMES'S CHRONICLE, London, Jan. 19, 1782 * re. Isaac Haynes execution * American Revolutionary War The front page has reports headed "America" which includes a report from Charleston noting: "...detail of the important success that has attended the loyal and animated exertions of our friends in North Carolina, who...entered Hillsborough...after a forced march of 45 miles, attacked the troops stationed there, killed Col. Litterel & 15 men..." with more on the military action. Of significance is the page 2 content concerning the fate of Colonel Isaac Haynes who was hanged by the British under controversial charges. It includes a "Proclamation" signed by General Nathaniel Green concerning retaliation for the han... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:43

$59.99
197955

ABRAHAM LINCOLN America's 1st THANKSGIVING Proclaimed 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374074051468

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, October 5, 1863  * President Abraham Lincoln proclamation * America's national day of Thanksgiving begins Although almost every President since George Washington has issued a proclamation for a "day of thanksgiving", typically celebrated in November but at other times of the year as well, it was Abraham Lincoln who formalized Thanksgiving Day to be celebrated the fourth Thursday of every year and making it a national holiday. On page 4 is the complete text headed: "The National Thanksgiving Day" "A Proclamation by the President of the United States of America" which is signed in type: Abraham Lincoln. There are numerous websites giving the complete text of this Proclamation--identical to wha... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:36

$499.99
197954

Rare LONDON England British w/ Red Tax Stamp w/ Die & Plate # 1789 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374074039551

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DIARY; or, WOODFALL'S REGISTER, London, October 6, 1789   *  Red tax stamp w/ plate & die # * Uncommon publication * 18th century original As seen in the photo the front page includes a nice red-inked tax stamp which not only has the restrike die number but the plate number as well: "No. 10" in the lower right corner. This four page newspaper has considerable news from Europe throughout along with advertisements.  This also contains a report on the Creek Indians and news from the Bahamas. Complete in 4 pages and in very nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:30

$49.99
197953

SKI JUMPING Winter Sports Red Wing MN Minnesota PRINT & Gambling 1893 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394073586985

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Feb. 2, 1893  A great issue for skiers as the full ftpg. shows: "Winter Sports in the West--Flying On Skis--Thorger Hemmestvedt's Great Jump of 103 Feet at Red Wing, Minnesota". Red Wing is the birthplace of America ski-jumping. Inside has an interesting full page: "Shall We Restrict Immigration? Specimen Types of Constantly Arriving Immigrants at Ellis Island". A fullpg: "Obsequies of the Late Ex-President Rutherford B. Hayes at Fremont, Ohio" "The Gambling Evil--Scenes in the Pool Rooms of New York", a photo of: "Ignace Paderewski, the Famous Pianist" and more. Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:26

$64.99
197952

Rare RACIST Pro-White Supremacy & Slavery Civil War Era 1865 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 374074017308

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WEEKLY DAY-BOOK CAUCASIAN, Feb. 18, 1865  * Rare pro-white title * Civil War era original A decidedly racist newspaper which began well before the Civil War & lasted a few years after. As such their reporting on war events provide a contrasting perspective beyond most other Northern newspapers. Some articles include: "The Peace Conference Dissolved" "No Satisfactory Result Obtained" "Grant's Army Engaged" "Severe Battle at Hatcher's Run" "Sherman Marching Through South Carolina" and so much more. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:22

$29.99
197951

Very Early LONDON GAZETTE 17th Century 1665 England Newspaper w/ GREAT PLAGUE


eBay Auction Item # 374074004840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 22, 1665 (1666 by today's calendar)  * Among earliest of newspapers to be had * Report on the great plague (rare) Various news reports of the day from throughout Europe, including reference to the Great Plague with a report from Yarmouth noting: "...There have not any dyed this week of the Infection." At the bottom of the back page second column is the weekly report on the death count from the Plague: "The Account of this Weeks Bill runs thus. Buried in all 233. Of the Plague 33. Increased 26. Increased of the Plague 4." Complete as a single sheet newspaper, 6 3/4 by 11 1/4 inches, a few tiny worm holes at the blank margin, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:18

$199.99
197950

1872 WINSLOW HOMER "Under The Falls, Catskill Mountains" Harper's Weekly PRINT


eBay Auction Item # 374073986237

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 14, 1872  * Winslow Homer - painter & printmaker The full front page is a Thomas Nast political cartoon captioned: "The Next In Order--Any Thing! Oh, Any Thing!" plus there is another full page Nast political cartoon inside: "The Wolf In Sheep's Clothing" which shows Uncle Sam. Other prints include: "...Pope Pius the Ninth..." a full page: "Sunday Morning In Central Park--Jews Drinking Mineral Water", half pages: "On The Beach--A Recognition" & "City People in a Country Church" & somewhat larger: "The Poison Test". But certainly the most desired print in the issue would be the full page by famed artist Winslow Homer, captioned: "Under The Falls, Catskill Mountains" Complete in 16 ... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:13

$119.99
197949

ELYSIAN PARK'S Incredible Moving Mountain Disaster of 1937 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 394073573895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS--EXTRA, Saturday Pictorial, Nov. 27, 1937   * Elysian Park's Incredible Moving Mountain of 1937 The banner headline above the masthead reports; "HUGE NEW SLIDE LOOMS AS L.A. MOUNTAIN CRASHES INTO DRIVE" with a ethos showing the historic Elysian Park "moving mountain" landslide. Present are the outer leaves of the first section only, pages 1, 2, 19& 20, good condition.

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Ends May 20, 2022 12:06

$37.99
197444

COLUMBINE HIGH SCHOOL MASSACRE Shootings Colorado Mass Murder 1999 LAT Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394037914123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 22, 1999 * Columbine High School massacre * Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold The front page has various headings that include: "Police Begin Removal of 15 Dead at School" with and 2 related photos. Much more on pages 14-17. Complete with all sections, very nice condition.

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Ends May 19, 2022 14:46

$68.00
197443

Coach JOE PATERNO Penn State BROWN UNIVERSITY 1st Football Game 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394037904082

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 17, 1946 * Joe Paterno at Brown University (college football) Page 2 of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "Harvard Scores Twice Through Air in Crushing Brown Before 20,000 Fans" with subheads and stats. (see) Paterno is mentioned within the report once (see) and his name also appears in the lineup. (see) Probably only found in a NYC publication since he was from Brooklyn. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 70+ page Sunday edition, rag edition, some spine residue from disbinding, very nice condition.

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Ends May 19, 2022 14:31

$67.00
197442

VAMPIRE OF MONTPARNASSE Francois Bertrand Necrophilia Corpses 1849 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394037903785

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EXAMINER, Louisville, Kentucky, Sept. 1, 1849  * Francois Bertrand * Vampire of Montparnasse * French Army sergeant * Crime of Necrophilia A quite scarce newspaper anti-slavery newspaper which lasted but 2 1/2 years, from June, 1847 thru December 9, 1849.  The front page has a fascinating article headed: "A Vampire" which is concerning Francois Bertrand, noting: "...One Sergeant Bertrand was accused of violating the tombs of the dead...He...acknowledged that, borne on by an irresistible fury, he had rushed to the cemeteries, dragged from their coffins the lately-buried bodies, beat them with tremendous violence, and tore out from the carcasses the internal portions...he feasted on these mutilated remains & comm... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2022 14:31

$88.00
197441

EDGAR ALLAN POE'S Father - Boston THEATRE Advertisement 1807 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374030520454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, Nov. 23, 1807  * Edgar Allan Poe's mother theater ad A curious literary item here as the top of page 3 has an advertisement for the "Boston Theatre" for the performance of: "HIGHLAND REEL", a theatrical performance, with one of the principal characters being "Mrs. Poe" as Maggy. (see image) She was the mother of Edgar Allan Poe. News of the day and other interesting advertisements. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 19, 2022 14:30

$42.00
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