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197217

Rare WILMINGTON NC Northern Carolina Pre Civil War 1853 Old Antebellum Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021052687

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, July 12, 1853   * Rare antebellum publication This early Southern publication has news of the day with several advertisements. Four pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:49

$29.00
197216

AIRPLANE Endurance Record Bertrand Acosta CLARENCE CHAMBERLIN 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374009460589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 15, 1927  * Airplane endurance record broken  * Bertrand Blanchard Acosta & Clarance Chamberlin  * Bellanca monoplane  The front page has a nice banner headline: "FLY 51 HOURS; WORLD RECORD" with subheads. (see). Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on the airplane endurance record broken by Bertrand Acosta and Clarance Chamberlin. Complete with 44 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, nice for display as such.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:49

$42.00
197215

1989 SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE Extra w/ Photos in S.F. CA California Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021052049

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE--EXTRA, EXTRA, EXTRA, Oct. 18, 1989  * San Francisco earthquake (1ST REPORT) * Best title to be had ? This was one of the earliest editions on the street after the earthquake. The banner headline proclaims: "HUNDREDS DEAD IN HUGE QUAKE" with several subheads, plus a large photo of a collapsed apartment building. The first 8 of the 16 pages are exclusively reports concerning the earthquake with a wealth of photos, including two from the World Series game in progress at the time. Sixteen pages, nice condition. Great to have from the city where the earthquake happened.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:48

$35.00
197214

WEST FRANKFORT Frankfort County Illinois Coal Mine EXPLOSION 1951 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374009458174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 23, 1951 * West Frankfort - Lakeland * Franklin County, Illinois * Coal mine explosion disaster The front page has a two column heading: "32 Miners Dead, 50 Missing; Search of Illinois Pit Is Slaw" with related photo. (see) First report coverage on the Orient No. 2 coal mine explosion near West Frankfort, Illinois. Complete 1st section only with 26 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:48

$40.00
197213

DARIUS MILHAUD French Music Composer Conductor Teacher DEATH 1972 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374009455835

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 25, 1974 * Darius Milhaud death (1st report) * French composer, conductor & teacher * Jazz - polytonality - modernist music The top of page 36 has a four column heading: "Darius Milhaud, Rebel French Composer, Dies at 81" with photo. Lengthy text. Complete with 64 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:48

$44.00
197212

Nile KINNICK STADIUM Iowa Hawkeyes College Football 1ST GAME Play 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021051306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, October 6, 1929 * Kinnick Stadium debut (Nile Kinnick) * Iowa Hawkeyes NCAA college football This sport's section only is loaded with college football reports from the previous day. Page 4 of this section has small and somewhat discrete headings at the bottom of the page that read: "Iowa On Top, 46-0" "Has Easy Time With Monmouth as New Stadium is Opened". See photo for brief 1st report coverage on the very 1st game played at Kinnick Stadium which is still used today by the Iowa Hawkeyes college football team. Unfortunate for the small report here, but it is what it is. Complete sport's section only with 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.... See More  

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:47

$47.00
197211

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal INDICTED 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374009450208

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 21, 1934 * re. Albert Fish captured - indicted * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of page 16 has a one column heading: "WITNESS LINKS FISH TO GAFFNEY CASE" with subheads. (see) Complete with 48 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: Shortly before his abduction of Grace Budd, Fish attempted to test his "implements of Hell" on a child he had been molesting named Cyril Quinn. Quinn and his friend were playing boxball on a sidewalk when Fish asked them if they had eaten lunch. When they said that they had not, he invited them into his apartment for sandwiches. While the two boys... See More  

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:47

$48.00
197210

OCCUPATION OF JAPAN Begins USS Missouri Battleship SAGAMI BAY1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021050674

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 27, 1945  * U.S. occupation of Japan begins  * USS Missouri (Big Mo) enters Sagami Bay  The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ENVOYS BOARD U. S. SHIP OFF TOKYO AS 1,200 PLANES GUARD BIG FLEET" with subheads and related photo. (see). Coverage on the initial occupation Japan with the United States Navy entering Sagami Bay. The official signing of surrender would take place a few days later on board the USS Missouri. Complete with 32 pages in great condition save for minor spine wear.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:46

$42.00
197209

TEXAS GUINAN Queen of the Night Clubs Prohibition Speakeasy RAID 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374009446544

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 31, 1931 * Texas Guinan police raid (1st report) * 'Planet Mars' night club w/ photos * "Queen of the night clubs" - actress * Prohibition era speakeasy fame * Best publication to be had (very rare) The front page has a terrific banner headline: "STRIP TEX GUINAN'S CABARET" with subheads. Two related photos are on the back page. (see) I suspect this to be a rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete with all 22 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:46

$115.00
197208

Best CHICAGO BEARS Wins NFL Pro Football Title vs. NYG Giants 1946 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394021048773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 16, 1946 * Chicago Bears win NFL football championship * Sid Luckman touchdown play photo * New York Giants - players busted on 'Fix' scandal * Nice to have from the city where the game was played The top of the front page has a one column heading: "'FIXER' JAILED HERE FOR BRIDE OFFERS TO FOOTBALL STARS" with subheads. (see) The top of page 32 has a banner headline: "58,346 See Bears Beat Giants in National Football League Title Play-off" with subheads, three related photos, one showing Sid Luckman scoring a touchdown and more. Loads of text here. First report coverage on the Chicago Bears winning the National Football League championship vs. the New York Giants. Complete with all 48 pa... See More  

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Ends May 07, 2022 12:43

$98.00
197187

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination Polish Jews NAZIS Atrocities 1942 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019714381

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of George Santayana's famous quote (often attributed falsely to Winston Churchill):  “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”. Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1942  * Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time  * Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations  Page 11 has one column headings: "Two-Thirds Of Jews In Poland Held Slain" "Only 1,250,000 Said to Survive of 3,500,000 Once There" See images for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland where extermination of the Jewish population was most prevalent. Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:27

$50.00
197186

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist & Cannibal DEATH ROW HARM 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019714156

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1935 * Albert H. Fish court trial - self-harm * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The back page has a one column heading: "Fish Again Slashes Himself In His Cell" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally and didn't become infamous until after the fact. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen cont... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:27

$49.00
197185

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Trains Promontory Point Last Spike 1869 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019713945

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 12, 1869   * Completing the Transcontinental railroad * Last spike driven at Promontory Point Page 5 has: "The Pacific Railroad" reporting on the completion of the historic, transcontinental railroad. Subheads note: "The Ceremonies at the Completion--How They Waited for the News in Washington--Enthusiasm in California, Etc." This is a nice article on the joining of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads, the report reads, in part: "Promontory Summit in Utah is henceforth a historic point. It was there that the act of marking the completion of that great inter-oceanic work, the Pacific railroad, was on Monday afternoon accomplished, amid the huzzas of thousands.... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:27

$160.00
197184

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Irish Gangster Boss SHOT & Babe Ruth Photo 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007986430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1931  * Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot * New York City gangster * Babe Ruth in wheelchair photo Page 27 features a photo of Babe Ruth in a wheelchair which is above an article titled: "Ruth, Back From Boston, Helped Into Wheel-Chair as 500 Watch" and another heading. There is also an article with a heading: "Homer Taken From Gehrig" because he passed a teammate while rounding the bases. Gehrig would end the season tied for the home run title with Babe Ruth, otherwise he would have won it. The top of the front page has column heads including: " 'LEGS' DIAMOND SHOT AT INN IN CATSKILLS; CONDITION CRITICAL" "Notorious Gangster  is Badly Wounded at Lonely Roadhouse Where He Had Dined" "No Clue to th... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:26

$49.00
197183

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Prohibition Era Irish Gangster Boss SHOT 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007986213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, April 27, 1931  * Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot * New York City gangster The front page has one column heads: "Gang Bullets Again Mow Down Legs Diamond" "Wounded Thug Chieftain Is Snatched From Death At Catskill Roadhouse" "Attack Veiled in Mystery" "Victim Taken to Hospital In Albany; Condition Not Believe To Be Critical". Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:26

$39.00
197182

CUSTER'S MASSACRE Battle of Little Bighorn Sioux Indians PRINTS 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007985867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 22, 1876  * The Custer Massacre * Chief Sitting Bull * Prints - illustrations The entire front page is a nice political cartoon by famed artist Thomas Nast, captioned: "The Democratic (Deformed) Tiger 'Fixed' ". Within this issue is over a full column article headed: "The Montana Slaughter", which in addition to follow up work by General Crook also gives an account of the Custer Massacre of June 25. This same page features a half page map captioned: "The Gold Regions of the Black Hills, Showing The Scene of the Massacre of General Custer's Troops & the Indian Reservations & Military Posts in the Western Portion of the United States."  Additionally there is a full page with 5 prints ... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:25

$124.00
197181

Very Rare FREDERICKSBURG Salt Creek Township Wayne County OHIO 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007985705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD, Fredericksburg, Wayne County, Ohio, June 15, 1878  * Very rare publication A very scarce title from this town which never had more than 600 inhabitants. This is the volume 1, number 23 issues. No issues are recorded in any institutional holdings, and the title is not even listed in Gregory's 'Union List of American Newspapers', nor is it listed in 'Union List of Serials'. Various news reports of the day. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one sheet, small folio size, various toning to portions.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:25

$145.00
197180

Joseph Warren REVERE COPPER COMPANY Bell Foundry Advertisement 1822 MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019712199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Feb. 25, 1822  The bottom of the front page has an illustrated ad for "Joseph W. Revere..."Factory and ship Bells..." with a bit more. Joseph was the 3rd Paul Revere's 8 children, taking over the bell foundry business from his father in 1811. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, nice condition.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:24

$26.00
197179

LUBLIN GHETTO Jews Jewish Holocaust Occupied Poland CREATION 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007984471

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 21, 1940 * Creation of the Lublin Ghetto - Jews * Early stages of the Jewish holocaust Page 24 has a one column heading: "NEW DEPORTATIONS OF JEWS REPORTED" with subheads. (see) Early coverage on the creation of the Lublin Ghetto in Poland. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, a few archival mends throughout, generally good.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:24

$42.00
197178

SHANGHAI INCIDENT Republic of China w/ Japanese Bombing Offensive 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019711596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 29, 1932 * January 28 Incident * Shanghai, China * Japanese offensive The top of the front page has a four column headline: "JAPANESE UNABLE TO OCCUPY SHANGHAI DESPITE 13-HOUR LAND AND AIR ATTACK; STIMSON ASKS TOKYO TO TELL INTENTION" with many subheads and related map. Much more on the following pages with a few photos. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, nice condition.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:23

$42.00
197176

Historic NCs Curtiss Airplane Flying Boats TRANSATLANTIC Flights 1919 PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007977859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION only of the New York Times, May 18, 1919  * Curtiss NCs flying boats * Transatlantic flights The front page of this section has 8 related photos to the Curtiss NC airplanes attempt of Transatlantic flights. This event was very significant at the time, but was overshadowed just a few weeks 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. Complete rotogravure section only with all 8 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:17

$40.00
197175

EDWARD "FATS McCARTHY" POPKE Mad Dog Coll Gangster Member KILLED 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019707765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 12, 1932 * Edward "Fats McCarthy" Popke * Mad Dog Coll gang member The front page has a one column heading: "KILL 'FATS' M'CARTHY AT ALBANY HIDEOUT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:17

$44.00
197174

WOODHULL, CLAFLIN & CO. 1st Woman Wall Street Brokerage OPENS 1870 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007977044

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 6, 1870  * Historic 1st female Wall Street brokerage opens * Victoria Woodhull and Tennessee Claflin sisters * "The Bewitching Brokers" shatters tradition The top of the back page has an intriguing report of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". Under the column heads: "WALL STREET AROUSED" "The Female Brokers--The First Day's Operations--Manner of Their Reception by the 'Street'--A Word or Two Concerning the Adventurers" is the report of Victoria Woodhull and her sister, Tennessee (Tennie) Claflin, being the first woman to open a brokerage firm on Wall Street. As the website "Bumped" notes, Cornelius Vanderbilt helped Victoria and Tennessee with the finances needed for them t... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:17

$355.00
197173

Rare PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE by William Cobbett Philadelphia PA 1797 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007976150

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PORCUPINE'S GAZETTE, Philadelphia, June 12, 1797  * Rare 18th century American publication This was William Cobbett's important and controversial--but short-lived--daily newspaper. Cobbett was a prolific & controversial publisher who often wrote under the pen-name of "Peter Porcupine." He was famous for sniping at his political opponents, usually those of a Jeffersonian-Republican sentiment. The first issue appeared on March 4, 1797 and the newspaper lasted but 770 issues. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:16

$67.00
197172

JAMES A. GARFIELD Presidential Inauguration Inaugural Address 1881 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019707232

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DESERET NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah (Territory), March 9, 1881  * James A. Garfield inauguration * Inaugural address - uncommon title Page 8 has: "The Inauguration" with some details of it, followed by: "Garfield's Inaugural Address" which carries over to take more than half of page 9.  Tragically, he would be assassinated less than 4 months later. Complete in 16 pages, never bound nor trimmed so it folds out to one large sheet, some dirtiness at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:16

$52.00
197171

ROBERT CHARLES New Orleans RACE RIOTS Negroes Police Officers Killed 1900 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007975118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 28, 1900 * Robert Charles - New Orleans race riots * Police officers & civilians murdered - Negroes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "WILD FRENZY OVER" 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, 19 x 14 1/2 inches, two small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes, generally very nice.

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:15

$52.00
197170

EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS TO BE HAD Original Early Rare 1668 London England Gazette


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394019706008

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 7, 1668 * Among the Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for fr... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:15

$57.00
197169

PIRATE JEAN LAFITTE Galveston Texas TX Gulf of Mexico Piracy 1817 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007974686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, December 27, 1817 * Pirate Jean Lafitte * Galveston, Texas * Gulf of Mexico Certainly the best report in this issue is headed "Of Galveston" which is concerning, among other items about Galveston, Texas,  the noted pirate Lafitte. Part of the text includes: "...Galvezton is a small island or sand bar situate in the bay of St. Barnard on the coast of Texas...Among the most conspicuous characters who happened to be then at Galveston were many of the notorious offenders against our laws...among whom the Lafittes may be classed foremost & most actively engaged in the Galvezton trade..." with more. Sixteen pages, 6 1/4 by 9 3/4 inches and in very nice condition. As noted in Wikipedia... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:15

$76.00
197151

JACOB GURRAH SHAPIRO Murder Inc. Founder New York Mobster GUILTY 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006298707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1938 * Jacob 'Gurrah' Shapiro * New York mobster * Murder Inc. co-founder The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GURRAH CONVICTED, GETS 3-YEAR TERM AS FUR RACKETEER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on New York mobster, Jacob 'Gurrah' Shapiro, co-founder of Murder Inc., found guilty of racketeering in the fur industry. Nice to have in this famous NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:38

$47.00
197150

BATTLE OF CHOSIN RESERVOIR w/ China Begins North Corean War 1950 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018168670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, November 28, 1950 * Battle of Chosin Reservoir begins * People's Republic of China enter * Korean War The front page has a banner headline: "REDS POUR OVER ALLIES" with lead-in: "MacArthur Calls It a 'Mew War'" and subheads. (see) Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:38

$57.00
197149

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Ralph Capone Cicero Nightclub RAID 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006297918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 15, 1939 * Ralph Capone's Cicero nightclub raid * Chicago gangland wars * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a nice banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "SEIZE 5 IN CAPONE CLUB RAID" with subhead. Nice for display. related photo is on the back page. Ironically, Al 'Scarface' Capone would be released from prison the very next day. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - att... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:37

$48.00
197148

GARRETTSVILLE OHIO Gangster Alvin Karpis Barker Gang TRAIN Robbery1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006297611

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 8, 1935  * Garrettsville, Ohio train robbery * Gangster Alvin Karpis -  Ma Barker gang The front page has a one column heading: "Bandit Gang Gets $46,000 in Train Raid" Karpis was member of the Ma Barker Gang, and was Public Enemy No. 1 at the time. Complete with 46 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: In November, 1935, Alvin Karpis robbed a train in Garrettsville. Karpis was a member of Ma Barker's gang, and was assisted in the robbery by gang member Harry Campbell and at least one other accomplice. Karpis and his gang stole $30,000, and obtained a private airplane to escape to Hot Springs, Arkansas. Karpis was eve... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:37

$42.00
197147

FCC Federal Communications Commission Franklin D. Roosevelt FOUND 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018167364

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1934 * Federal Communications Commission (FCC) creation * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR signs bill The top of page 2 has one column headings that include: "40 BILLS SIGNED BY THE PRESIDENT" "Others Are Silver, Communications, Federal Procedures and Air Crash Publicity Law" and more. (see) Coverage on the initial creation of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white ... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:37

$40.00
197146

CHARLES LINDBERGH & Family Return to America (Visit) Self Exile 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006297255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 6, 1937 * Charles Lindbergh & family * 1st & only visit to America * Self exile in Europe (1935-39) The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "LINDYS HOME FOR CHRISTMAS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. Lindbergh and his family lived in Europe from 1935 till 1939 because of the relentless public attention and the safety of his second son Jon. This was the only visit to America during that time. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:36

$57.00
197145

ALBERT FISH Serial Killer Child Rapist Cannibal re. ARREST 1935 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018166924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 17, 1934 * re. Albert Fish captured - arrested * Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal * "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man" * "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria" The top of the back page has a one column heading: "FISH DENIES GUILT IN GAFFNEY CRIME" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not, probably because he committed his crimes locally. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Shortly before his abduction of Grace Budd, Fish attempted to test his "implements of Hell" on... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:36

$57.00
197144

Ernie ERNEST INGENITO Franklin Minotol New Jersey SPREE KILLINGS 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006295319

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Nov. 18, 1950 * Spree Killer Ernest 'Ernie' Ingenito shootings * Franklin Township & Minotola, New Jersey The front page has a nice banner headline: "MAD GUNMAN KILLS SIX" with lead-in: "Slayer Roaming New Jersey in Auto" and subheads. (see) First report coverage on Ernest 'Ernie" Ingenito's spree killings in Franklin Township and Minotola, New Jersey. Complete with 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:35

$57.00
197143

Best AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE 1 Year in Jail for WEAPONS Gun 1929 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006291550

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 29, 1929  * Al 'Scarface' Capone - Chicago Beer baron  * 1 Year Jail term - Avoids murder for hire  * Holmesburg Prison, Philadelphia, Pennsyvania The top of page 3 has a small one column heading: "Al Capone Says His Jail Isn't So Bad, And Neither Is He" (see) Probably only found is a Chicago publication. Capone entered the jail the previous week. Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: Capone arranged to have himself jailed in Philadelphia for a year to avoid numerous "murder for hire" outfits that were hunting for him. McGurn was gunned down at a bowling alley on the anniversary of the garage slaughter, and two others involved in the killing disappeared.... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:35

$52.00
197142

Best BABE RUTH World Series 3 HOME RUNS New York Yankees Baseball 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018161399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL, Pennsylvania, Oct. 7, 1926 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * World Series of baseball * New York Yankees  In the annals of World Series history one of the outstanding events remains Babe Ruth hitting three home runs in the fourth game of the 1926 World Series. That event is reported in this issue. Of significance--and not commonly found--is the great front page coverage. More typically the event is reported on an inside page. The headline proclaims: "BABE RUTH SLAMS THREE HOME RUNS AS YANKEES REGAIN BATTING EYES AND WALLOP THE CARDINALS, 10 TO 5". One of the subheads: "Two of Bambino's Clouts Clear Park---Other Lands in Centerfield Bleachers". Also adding great graphic appeal is the photo, ... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:33

$470.00
197141

ITALIAN AIR ARMADA Flying Airplane Boats ITALO BALBO w/ Photos 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018161122

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1933 * Italian Air Armada - flying boats * Italo Balbo arrives in NYC The top of the front page has a three column headline: "GREAT ITALIAN AIR ARMADA IS ACCLAIMED BY MILLIONS AS IT WINGS OVER THE CITY" with subheads. (see) Much more on the following pages with photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:33

$45.00
197140

Rare KIT CARSON Fights Navajo Indians in New Mexico 1863 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018159825

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Sept. 4, 1863  * Kit Carson fights the Navajo Indians The bkpg. has a rather small report headed: "Defeat of Indians by Kit Carson" with the report from Albuquerque, New Mexico, giving the details of a victorious battle over the Navape [sic Navajo] Indians. See photo for details. Rarely is the famed explorer & scout Kit Carson ever mentioned in period newspapers. Page 2 has various reports on the Civil War. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:31

$29.00
197139

Rare CONFEDERATE MEMPHIS TN Montgomery Alabama Civil War SAVANNAH 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374006286160

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Montgomery, Alabama, December 22, 1864  * Very Rare Confederate title from the "traveling" newspaper * Memphis newspaper printed in Montgomery, Alabama * A wealth of Civil War related reporting * Warning: Savannah about to Fall! If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are 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. The "Memphis Daily Appeal", dedicated to the Southern cause rallying both civilians & soldiers, it was the most important newspaper of the region, soon famously known as the "Moving... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:31

$239.00
197138

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1862 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018159377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 15, 1862  * Rare Confederate title from the deep South Among the front page item are: "The Federal Raid Up the Tennessee River--Gen. Johnston's Order Disregarded" "What the Morning Journals Say" "Fort Donelson" "The 'Sinews of The War' -- Troubles of the Federal Treasury". There are also 14 ftpg. ads headed: "Confederate States Marshal's Sale". Page 2 has some graphically nice war heads under an engraving of a cannon: "Special Dispatches To The Delta" "Brilliant Victory" "The Federal Badly Whipped by Gen. Pillow" "From Lincolndom Via Norfolk". Also: "Latest From Fort Donelson" and on page 3: "Battle of Belmont--Official Report taking 1 1/2 columns, and more. The bkpg. is... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:30

$144.00
197137

General LAFAYETTE DEATH New Jewish Synagogue Constructed JUDAICA 1834 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018159116

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 21, 1834  * General LaFayette death * Jewish Synagogue Page 11 has a very early report of the death of Lafayette: "...By a late arrival we learn that the good LAFAYETTE died on the 20th May in the 77th year of his age. The papers are filled with tributes of respect to his memory. He was the illustrious link between the past age & the present--the man of two worlds."  More details would be reported in the following 4 issues of this newspaper. The following page has a report that: "The Synagogue belonging to the congregation of Sherath-Israel, just finished in Crosby Street, New York, was...consecrated with the most imposing & interesting ceremonies, which were closed by an orati... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:30

$75.00
197136

THOMAS ALVA EDISON Inventor & the PHONOGRAPH Invention PRINT 1878 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018158929

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 6, 1878  * Inventor Thomas A. Edison * Phonograph invention The prime content is the nice one-third pg. illustration captioned: "The Phonograph and Its Inventor, Mr. Thomas A. Edison." showing a young Edison with his newly invented & crude looking device which was his phonograph. There is a related article on the same page headed: "Mr. Thomas A. Edison" which includes: "...Every one is acquainted with his telephone, phonograph & other remarkable inventions...Mr. Edison is above the medium height & although he is only 31 years old, his iron gray hair & thoughtful eye show the effects of continued study. He is genial, liberal, and entirely unostentatious. His mind, day and night, is on h... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:30

$147.00
197134

2nd BATTLE OF PETERSBURG Ulysses S. Grant Robert E. Lee 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018157849

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 18, 1864   * Second Battle of Petersburg * Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee * Gettysburg two week away The front page is highlighted by a very nice & detailed street view map headed: "THE TOWN OF PETERSBURG". Also great column heads: "GRANT" "Petersburg In Our Hands" "Rebel Intrenchments Attacked & Captured" "Capture of Artillery & Prisoners" "Six Guns...Captured by the Colored Troops" and more inside. Included is a single sheet Supplement which features a huge map headed: "GRANT'S NEW BASE OF OPERATION - Petersburg & Its Importance to Richmond...". Curiously the reverse of the Supplement is identical to the front. Eight pages, very nice condition.

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:27

$52.00
197114

Best RUDY Notre Dame Football Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1993 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394012281856

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, October 13, 1993 * Best "Rudy" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere review * Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football * Biographical sports film A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Rudy" 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 ... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:46

$82.00
197113

SAN FRANCISCO-OAKLAND BAY BRIDGE Opening Opens Dedicated PHOTOS 1936 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394012281667

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ROTOGRAVURE SECTION only of the New York Times, Nov. 15, 1936 * San Francisco--Oakland Bay Bridge opens The front page of this section has two photos related to opening of this famous bridge Other topics throughout.  Complete rotogravure section only with all 6 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:46

$33.00
197112

JEWISH HOLOCAUST Extermination POLAND Jews NAZIS Atrocities 1944 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374001099886

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  Issues with content related to the numerous atrocities perpetrated upon humanity during this era help to verify what some feebly attempt to deny. It's interesting to note that many such reports never made it to the front page... and in the case of numerous newspapers... never made it to print at all. We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of Sir Winston Churchill's famous quote:  "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it". Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1944   * Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public * Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations Page 6 has one column headlines: "POLE SAYS NAZIS PLAN SLAVE TOWN," "Reports 75,000-Acre P... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:46

$82.00
197111

Rare 1964 NATION OF ISLAM Elijah Muhammad African-American MUSLIM Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394012280801

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MUHAMMAD SPEAKS, Chicago, Illinois, April 21, 1967 * Nation of Islam religious movement * Elijah Muhammad - founder * Fight for civil rights era original This newspaper was one of the most widely-read ever produced by an African American organization. Nation of Islam leader Elijah Muhammad began the publication on May 1960 as a weekly publication. It was distributed nationwide by the Nation Of Islam and covered current events around the world as well as relevant news in African American communities, especially items concerning the Nation of Islam. The bold banner headline: "JUSTICE ON TRIAL!", which includes an illustration depicting Uncle Sam holding a gun directing a black man to prison, captioned: "Jail Is Better ... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:45

$75.00
197109

Terrific ABRAHAM LINCOLN John Wilkes Booth Assassination PRINTS 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394012279940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 29, 1865 * Famous Abraham Lincoln assassination issue * The same issue (title and date) found in the time capsule under the (former) statue of Robert E. Lee on Dec. 28, 2021 The front page has a large and dramatic illustration of "J. Wilkes Booth" plus a lengthy article headed: 'The Murder Of The President' making this a nice display issue. Inside articles are headed: "Abraham Lincoln" "President Johnson" "Mr. Seward" "Great Pan Is Dead" and "The Folly of Crime". A small illustration captioned: "Plan of the Box Occupied by President Lincoln at Ford's Theatre, April 14, 1865" is present also.  Also inside is a full page with two prints: "The Assassination Of President Lincoln at Ford... See More  

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Ends May 01, 2022 11:44

$655.00
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