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197362

THOMAS EDISON Inventor Becomes Sick Ill - Prelude to Death ? 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394032497866

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, August 2, 1931 * Inventor Thomas Edison becomes ill * Prelude to his death shortly after ? The front page has a great banner headline: "EDISON RALLIES AFTER COLLAPSE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Edison would die about 2 months later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such.

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Ends May 15, 2022 08:47

$52.00
197361

GHERMAN TITOV Vostok 2 Soviet COSMONAUT Space Earth Orbit Flight 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394032497765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., August 7, 1961  * Gherman Titov - Vostok  2 space flight * Soviet cosmonaut - youngest ever in space The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "Red Spaceman Lands--Safe And Sound" with subheads and photo with heading: "I Am An Eagle" Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 15, 2022 08:47

$67.00
197360

WOODHULL, CLAFLIN & CO. 1st Women's Wall Street Brokerage AD 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394032497206

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 22, 1870  * "Woodhull, Claflin & Co." advertisement * First Women's Wall Street brokerage The financial page (pg. 6) has an intriguing, somewhat inconspicuous advertisement of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". The advertisement is for the very first women's brokerage firm to open on male-dominated Wall Street. It is headed: "Woodhull, Claflin & Co." and notes: "Mrs. V. C. Woodhull, Mrs. T.C. Claflin, Bankers and Brokers. No. 44 Broad St., New York..." with some text on the focus of their business. As the website "Bumped" notes, Cornelius Vanderbilt helped Victoria and Tennessee *(Tennie) with the finances needed for them to open Woodhull, Claflin, & Co., the first for-wo... See More  

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Ends May 15, 2022 08:46

$38.00
197359

FRANK MORGAN Movie Actor "Wizard of Oz" Characters Fame DEATH 1949 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374023422670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 19, 1949 * Actor Frank Morgan death * "Wizard of Oz" title character The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "FRANK MORGAN, 59, NOTED ACTOR, DIES" with subhead and photo. (see) Morgan was best known for playing 5 roles in the "Wizard of Oz" including the wizard himself. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends May 15, 2022 08:45

$48.00
197358

CIVIL RIGHTS BILL Becomes LAW Slavery Ends 1866 Post Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394032496890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 10, 1866  * Civil Rights Bill becomes law * Post Civil War - slavery The top of the back page has one column headings: "THE CAPITAL" "The Civil Rights Bill the Law of the Land" "Its Passage In The House" "Vote 122 To 41" Unfortunately there is a printing flaw that affects the mentioned headings only. Text is fine. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, the mentioned printing flaw, otherwise quite nice.

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Ends May 15, 2022 08:45

$45.00
197357

(5) SLAVES Slavery Advertisements & SHIPS 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394032496736

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Aug. 31, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (5) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 11 illustrated ship ads and 4 slavery related ads. One more is on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages, minor foxing, generally nice.

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Ends May 15, 2022 08:45

$44.00
197356

RUNAWAY SLAVES w/ Descriptions Washington D.C. Advertisement 1839 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374023420917

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, City of Washington, Aug. 5, 1839  * Runaway slave advertisement The front page 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) Unusual to have an ad such as this from out nation's capital. Other news and advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 15, 2022 08:44

$34.00
197355

JACK NICKLAUS Wins the MASTERS Golf Tournament Augusta GA 1965 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374023420770

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 12, 1965  * Jack Nicklaus "The Golden Bear"  * U.S. Masters golf tournament  The front page of the sport's section (near the back) has a two column heading: "Nicklaus Wins Masters by 9" with subhead and related photo. (see) First report coverage on Jack Nicklaus winning the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 50+ pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends May 15, 2022 08:43

$52.00
197301

Best TRANSFORMERS Film Movie Opening Day ADVERTISEMENT2007 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374019750672

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 3, 2007 * Best "Transformers" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere * Science fiction action film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Transformers" 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 May 13, 2022 07:55

$67.00
197300

New 1935 AUTOMOBILES Cars Introduced & Many ADVERTISEMENTS Ford Chevrolet & More


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394029731303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 10 only, January 6, 1935 * Automobiles - cars for 1935 * Many advertisements * Photos and illustrations This section is loaded with news and advertisements (some full page) for the automobiles that were introduced in 1935. Loads of text. See images for small portion here. Complete section 10 only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:54

$42.00
197299

Very Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Providence RI Rhode Island 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374019747942

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, May 7, 1779  * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This issue is volume 1, number 8. Inside has a report from Charleston beginning: "Five deserters who came last week to Purysburgh [Purryisburg] informed that the British troops were moving down the country to Savannah...a body of them  was to go to Port Royal...also mention there having been a mutiny among the soldiers...". Another item notes: "...arrived in Hampton Roads, Virginia, with a flag of truce from New York. They bring clothing, baggage...for the use of the off... See More  

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:54

$1,200.00
197298

NYPD New York City Police Department Parade w/ Women PHOTOS 1918 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394029730878

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION only of the New York Times, May 19, 1919  * New York City Police Department - NYPD The front page of this section has 7 related photos to the 1918 New York City Police parade and salutes. Includes are 2 photos showing the Women's Police Reserves. Complete rotogravure section only with all 12 pages, irregular along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:53

$34.00
197297

Rehmeyer's HEX HOLLOW MURDER Witchcraft John Blymire Voodooism 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394029730479

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1929  * Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder * York, Pennsylvania - John Blymire The top of page 3 has an article headed: "THIRD WITCH KILLER CONVICTED AT YORK" "Wilbert Hess, 18, Was Member of Family Believed to Be Under Victim's 'Hex'" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:52

$48.00
197296

MAX YERGAN First 1st Negro Faculty Member in NYC Public Colleges? 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374019737472

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1937 * African American Max Yergan * 1st Negro to be faculty member in NYC colleges ? * Baptist Missionary - activist * National Negro Congress president Page 13 has a small one column heading: "Negro For College Post" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Yergan possibly becoming the first African-American faculty member ever hired at one of New York City's public colleges, City College of New York, teaching the course "Negro History and Culture" in the fall of 1937. Complete with 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:50

$48.00
197295

RHOADS OPERA HOUSE FIRE Boyertown PA Berks Pennsylvania Disaster 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374019736532

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Jan. 16, 1908 * Rhoads Opera House fire disaster * Boyertown, Berks County, Pennsylvania The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TERRIBLE SCENES IN BOYERTOWN" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a Pennsylvania publication. Included with this issue is an acid free display folder for protection. Twelve pages, light toning, some small binding holes along the spine, a few archival mends at the margins. This issue is somewhat fragile and must be handled with care hence the free folder included.

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:49

$67.00
197294

SEABISCUIT Wins San Antonio Handicap Arcadia HORSE RACING Victory 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374019735906

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, February 25, 1940 * Seabiscuit wins San Antonio Handicap * Thoroughbred racehorse racing The top of page 3-H has a four column heading: "SEABISCUIT CHARGES TO VICTORY AT SANTA ANITA" with lead-in: "THERE'S STILL LIFE IN THE OLD HORSE, MEN!" (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the San Antonio Handicap in Arcadia, California. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 50+ page Sunday edition, light toning at the margins, A few archival mends on unrelated pages, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:49

$78.00
197293

WAR ADMIRAL Horse Racing Wins Kentucky Derby 1st of TRIPLE CROWN 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374019734978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, April 14, 1937  * War Admiral - horse racing * Calvert Purse at Havre de Grace, Maryland * Pre Triple Crown Kentucky Derby win The top of page 34 has a banner heading: "War Admiral Looms as Derby Threat After Impressive Victory" with subheads. (see) Complete with 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:48

$52.00
197292

CHICAGO GANGS WAR Begins James Big Jim Colosimo Assassination 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394029725122

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 12, 1920  * "Diamond Jim" Colosimo, early Chicago mobster * Gangland gangland wars to begin The front page has a one column heading: "Notorious Chicago Cafe Owner Slain" with subhead. (see) This was James "Big Jim" of "Diamond Jim" Colosimo, who was one of the early Chicago mob bosses and the first to organize the various parts of the Chicago crime network. It was he who brought his nephew John "The Fox" Torrio to Chicago from Brooklyn to be his second in command, and Torrio in turn brought his old Brooklyn lieutenant, Al Capone, to Chicago to work as a bartender & bouncer. When Prohibition went into effect in 1920 Torrio wanted the gang to enter bootlegging but Colosimo refused. It is sus... See More  

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:48

$67.00
197279

JOE LOUIS Brown Bomber Heavyweight BOXING Fight vs. Tommy Farr 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027041409

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 31, 1937 * Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) * Heavyweight boxing title fight * Tommy Farr - British boxer The top of the front page has a one column headline: "LOUIS BEATS FARR IN A CLOSE BATTLE AND RETAINS TITLE" with subheads. (see) The sport's section (page 15) has a banner headline: "35,000 See Louis Extended to Limit in Outpointing Farr at Yankees Stadium" with subheads, 2 related photos and round by round description. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:55

$44.00
197277

KARL BENZ German Engine Designer & 1st Automobile Inventor DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374016640245

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1929 * Karl Benz death (1st report) * German engine designer * Inventor of 1st automobile ? * Mercedes-Benz co-founder Page 25 has a one column heading: "CARL BENZ, 84, DIES; MADE FIRST AUTO" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of German engine designer, Karl Benz. He is generally regarded as the inventor of the very 1st automobile powered by a internal combustion engine. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotto... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:53

$57.00
197276

WORLD'S Very 1ST PARKING METERS Oklahoma City Installed 1935 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027039810

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, July 21, 1935 * World's very 1st parking meters installed The top of the front page of this section has a two column heading: "Park-0-Meters Start a Controversy; Oklahoma City Split Into Two Camps" with subhead and related photo. (see) Other topics throughout. Complete section 2 only with all 8 pages, irregular along the spine, minor margin wear, generally good. wikipedia notes: Holger George Thuesen and Gerald A. Hale designed the first working parking meter, the Black Maria, in 1935. The History Channel's... History's Lost and Found documents their success in developing the first working parking meter. Thuesen and Hale were engineering professors at Oklahoma State University and... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:53

$48.00
197275

Historic NC-4 Curtiss Airplane Flying Boat TRANSATLANTIC Flight 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027039597

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1919  * NC-4 flying boat (historic aviation feat) * Transatlantic flight (1st aircraft to achieve this) The banner headline announces the first aircraft to fly across the Atlantic Ocean: "NC-4 WINS FIRST OCEAN FLIGHT FOR AMERICA; 9 3/4 HOURS FROM PONTA DELGADA TO LISBON; HAWKER'S PLANE PICKED UP BY AMERICAN SHIP" with subheads, illustration of Captain Albert Cushing Read and related map. Nice for display. More on the following pages with a few related photos. This event was very significant at the time, but was overshadowed just a few week later when Alcock & Brown made the first non-stop trans-Atlantic flight, and then of course the first non-stop solo flight by Lindbergh 8 years later. Alway... See More  

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:53

$88.00
197274

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in Tennessee1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027039227

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 21, 1933  * End of Prohibition in Tennessee * Beer - liquor returns The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TENNESSEE VOTES FOR REPEAL WETS WINNING IN CITIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the state of Tennessee ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:52

$44.00
197273

DIAMOND JOE ESPOSITO Chicago Prohibition Gangster Mobster MURDER 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374016639255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1928 * Diamond Joe Esposito funeral - lavish burial * Prohibition-era Chicago gangster - mobster The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "SLAIN 'DIAMOND JOE' BURIED IN SPLENDOR" with subheads. (see) Coverage of the funeral and burial of Diamond Joe Esposito, prohibition-era Chicago gangster & Republican ward boss. Complete with 56 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:52

$44.00
197271

General DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER Ike Presidential Election WIN 1956 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027038366

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES EXAMINER--Election Extra, Nov. 7, 1956  * General Dwight D. Eisenhower * Elected president of the United States The dramatic headline announces: "IKE LANDSLIDE ! " with two related front page photos. The complete issue with all 4 sections, nice condition.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:51

$57.00
197270

BAYONNE NJ New Jersey Standard Oil REFINERY STRIKES Riots Clash 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374016638372

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 23, 1915 * Bayonne, Hudson County, New Jersey * Standard Oil and Tidewater Petroleum * Constable Hook refinery strikes begin The front page has a banner headline: "Six Are Shot In Strike Disorders At Bayonne" 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 16 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the  spine, generally very nice.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:50

$40.00
197269

ARMENIAN GENOCIDE Holocaust Ottoman Empire Woodrow Wilson Help ? 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027037309

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Conn. May 13, 1920 * Armenian genocide * Will America help ? * Woodrow Wilson The top of page 2 has a two column heading: "Armenia's Awful Plight Described to Rotarians" (see) Complete with 14 pages, light toning and a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:50

$38.00
197268

JACK NICKLAUS Wins 18th & Last Major Win at the MASTERS Golf Club 1986 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027037059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 14, 1986 * Jack Nicklaus "The Golden Bear"  * 1986 Masters Tournament - golf * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia * His 18th and last major win The top of the front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Nicklaus Conjures Up Some Old Jack Magic" with subheads, photo and scores. (see) First report coverage continues on page 5 with another related photo. Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 42 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:49

$88.00
197267

KIEV UKRAINE OFFENSIVE Polish-Soviet War Russian SFSR Poland 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394027036763

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 13, 1920 * Kiev Offensive - Ukraine * Polish-Soviet War (Russia) The front page has a banner headline: "BOLSHEVIKI LAUNCH BIG COUNTER ATTACK TO RECAPTURE KIEV" with subheads. (see) Complete with 26 pages, a few blue pencil markings that affect the headline and report, light toning and a little wear at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends May 11, 2022 10:49

$42.00
197244

"DIE HARD" American Action Film Movie Opening Week AD 1988 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022117675

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 20, 1988 * "Die Hard" film advertisement * Opening week movie premiere * Bruce Willis - Los Angeles skyscraper A nice issue on the premiere week of the motion picture hit "Die Hard" 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. Page 5 of section VI has a 13 x 8 1/2 inch advertisement  for "Die Hard" which had it's opening day just 5 days earlier. A quite rare issue as it would not have been saved since it contains no historically significant content. Present are the complete sections 1 and VI totaling 38 pages. Great condition.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:39

$57.00
197242

BATTLE OF VERDUN Begins World War I 1916 WWI French vs. German 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374010573699

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 4, 1916 * Battle of Verdun, France * World War I - WWI * German vs. French armies The front page has a nice banner headline: "GREAT BATTLE ALONG MEUSE" 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 10 pages,  small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The Battle of Verdun was fought from 21 February to 18 December 1916 on the Western Front in France. The battle was the longest of the First World War and took place on the hills north of Verdun-sur-Meuse.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:37

$44.00
197241

1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward NYC Welcome 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022113299

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Floyd Bennett funeral - burial The top of the front page has a five column headline: "FLOYD BENNETT BURIED WITH NATIONAL HONORS; BREMEN FLIERS ARRIVE IN NEW YORK BY PLANE, GO ON TO WASHINGTON; COMING BACK TODAY" with many subheads and photo. Much more on the followings pages with loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:36

$42.00
197240

CHARLES LINDBERGH Serum Quebec Flight to FLOYD BENNETT Pneumonia 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022112656

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1928 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * Flight to Quebec, Canada * Floyd Bennett near death The front page has a four column headline: "LINDBERGH TAKES SERUM TO BENNETT IN QUEBEC, SPEEDING THROUGH STORM; BREMEN, REPAIRED, HELD BY WEATHER" with many subheads and photo. (see) Loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:36

$48.00
197239

1st TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Bremen Airplane Westward NYC Welcome 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374010572612

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 29, 1928 * 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward * Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft * Floyd Bennett funeral - burial The top of the front page has a four column headline: "BREMEN CREW DAZED BY WELCOME BACK AS CITY CROWDS BATTLE TO SEE THEM; LAY TRIBUTES ON BENNETT'S GRAVE" with many subheads and photo. Much more on the followings pages with loads of text. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:35

$42.00
197238

H.H. HOLMES 1st U.S. Serial Killer CHICAGO MURDER CASTLE Skeletons1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022111711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 17, 1895 * H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett * Infamous "Murder Castle" in Chicago * America's 1st serial killer The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "HOLMES' MANY CRIMES" "Perhaps Six Times A Murderer" and more. (see) Coverage on the recent murders by H. H. Holmes, who is considered to be America's first serial killer. Other news of the day. Complete with 4 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:35

$52.00
197237

NILE KINNICK Iowa Hawkeyes Upsets NOTRE DAME IRISH Football 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022110583

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SARASOTA HERALD-TRIBUNE, Florida, November 12, 1939 * Nile Kinnick's touchdown upsets Notre Dame * Iowa Hawkeyes - NCAA college football Page 6-B has a one column heading: "NOTRE DAME IS UPSET BY IOWA" (see) Complete first 2 sections only with 20 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:34

$52.00
197235

Best THE DEVIL'S REJECTS Rob Zombie Cult Movie Opening Day AD2005 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022108164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 22, 2005 * Best "The Devil's Rejects" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere * Rob Zombie's cult horror A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Devil's Rejects" 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 & ... See More  

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:31

$72.00
197234

Best 'MARS ATTACKS!" Cult Aliens Film Movie Opening Day AD Review 1996 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374010568425

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 13, 1996 * Best "Mars Attack!" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * American comic science fiction cult film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hits "Mars Attacks!", "Jerry McGuire", and "The Preacher's Wife" - the latter two receiving multiple Academy Award nominations each. There is perhaps no better issue to be found for these premier ads, the L.A. Times being 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 other... See More  

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:31

$72.00
197233

Very Rare 19th Century AMERICAN BASEBALL w/ Player Print 1886 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022107110

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: OFFICIAL (Baseball) RECORD, New York, July 9, 1886  * Very rare baseball periodical This is a volume two issue of a very rare & historically important baseball newspaper, the very first daily sports newspaper dedicated entirely to the national game of professional baseball.  Although the masthead reads: "Official Record" the title at the top of pages 2, 3 & 4 reads: "Official Baseball Record". This issue has a terrific baseball-themed masthead, featuring two crossed bats (barrel handles with 3 painted stripes), a baseball, and a canvas base (see photo). This issue is replete with baseball news. The front page features an engraving of "Harold M. McClure, Catcher" - (from Northumberland, PA) with a ftpg. biographical ... See More  

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:30

$345.00
197232

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1780 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022106567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, August 24, 1780  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy Newspapers from England during the time of the Revolutionary War are always interesting as they give a sense as to life at that time and what political discussions were the "hot topic" of the day. This is a complete, 8 page newspaper and a very famous title with various news of the day, political reporting and many advertisements as well. I could find no "meaty" references to the Revolutionary War in this issue, however there is much on events in Europe. Contains literary items, as well as politics, and perhaps a passing reference to the situation in America, etc. A very nice issue from the middle of the Rev... See More  

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:30

$29.00
197228

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT 1st Nomination New Deal ACCEPTANCE Speech 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374010556938

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1932 * Democratic National Convention * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR * Acceptance speech - New Deal The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ROOSEVELT PUTS ECONOMIC RECOVERY FIRST IN HIS ACCEPTANCE SPEECH AT CONVENTION" with many subheads. (see) Much more inside with a few related photos and text of FDR's speech. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 22, pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:24

$45.00
197227

NAZIS Germans Capture Brussels Leuven Namur BELGIUM 1941 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374009471644

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE May 18, 1940 * Nazis capture Brussels Belgium * World War II era original The front page has a banner heading: "Germans Take Brussels; 'Paris in 15 Days,' They Cry" with subhead. (see) Related map is on the back page. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:55

$40.00
197226

1ST AIRPLANE FLIGHT Wiley Post & Harold Gatty Around the World 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021058419

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1931 * Wiley Post and Harold Gatty prevail * 1st airplane flight around the World * Hero's welcome in New York City The top of the front page has a nice five column headline: "POST AND GATTY END THEIR RECORD WORLD FLIGHT; CIRCLED GLOBE IN 8 DAYS, 15 HOURS, 51 MINUTES; 10,000 IN WILD DEMONSTRATION AT FIELD HERE" with many subheads and map. Much more on the following pages with full page pictorial. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing... See More  

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:54

$62.00
197225

WINDSOR McCAY Cartoonist Animator "Little Nemo" Comic Strip DEATH 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374009467930

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1934 * Winsor McCay death * Cartoonist - Comics * "Little Nemo" fame The top of page 17 has one column headings that include: "WINSOR M'CAY, 62, CARTOONIST, DEAD" "Creator of Many Popular Comic Drawings Suffers Sudden Collapse at Home" "Taught Himself To Draw" and more with photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:52

$45.00
197224

BOBBY JONES Wins U.S. Amateur GOLF Title Brae Burn Country Club 1928 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021054410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, September 23, 1928 * Amateur golfer Bobby Jones * Brae Burn Country Club - golf * United States Amateur Championship This 16 page section has various photos throughout including 4 on the United States Amateur golf championship at the Brae Burn Country Club in West Newton, Massachusetts. These photos are featured on page 2 of this rotogravure section. Tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:52

$39.00
197223

SS NORMANDIE French Ocean Liner Passenger Ship MAIDEN VOYAGE Start1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021054061

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1935 * SS Normandie begins return voyage * French ocean liner passenger ship * New York City to Le Havre, France The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "NORMANDIE SAILS FOR A NEW RECORD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the start of Normandie's return trip after her maiden voyage. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:51

$42.00
197222

SANTA MONICA Road Race Course AUTOMOBILE Racing AAA Champ. Series 1909 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374009463926

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 10, 1909 * 1909 AAA Champion Car season * Santa Monica Road Race Course * Racecar driver Harris Hanshue victory The front page has a nice banner headline: "APPERSON IS WINNER OF AUTO RACE" with subheads. (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. Complete with 8 pages, 2 small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:51

$52.00
197220

INVASION OF SALAMAUA-LAE New Guinea Naval Campaign World War II 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021053494

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 19, 1942 * Invasion of Salamaua-Law * Territory of New Guinea * Imperial Japanese Navy The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "23 JAPANESE SHIPS BLASTED BY ALLIED FLIERS; TOLL OFF NEW GUINEA INCLUDES 12 WARSHIPS" with subheads and related map. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:50

$48.00
197219

WILLIE SUTTON 'The Actor' Bank Robber Holmesburg Prison ESCAPE 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021053049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1947 * Famous Bank Robber * Willie Sutton prison escape * Holmesburg Prison, Philadelphia   The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "FIVE FLEE PRISON IN PHILADELPHIA" with subhead. (see) Complete with 56 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, generally in great condition. wikipedia notes: Sentenced to life imprisonment as a fourth time offender, Sutton was transferred to the Philadelphia County Prison, Holmesburg section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. On February 10, 1947, Sutton and other prisoners dressed as prison guards carried two ladders across the prison yard to the wall after dark. When the prison's searchlights hit him, Sutton yelled, "It's all righ... See More  

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:50

$42.00
197218

THE MASTERS TOURNAMENT Cary Middlecoff Wins Golf Major at Augusta 1955 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021052867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 11, 1955 * Cary Middlecoff wins Masters Tournament * Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia The top of page 10 has a five column heading: "Cary Middlecoff Captures Masters" with subheads, photo and scores. First report coverage on Cary Middlecoff winning the 1955 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:49

$42.00
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