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184752

COLUMBUS TX Colorado County Texas Hanging Tree BLACKS LYNCHINGS 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963778544

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 14, 1935 * Columbus, Texas "Hanging Tree" * 2 Negroes lynched - lynching mob The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "OFFICIAL TERMS TEXAS LYNCHING 'WILL OF PEOPLE'" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition, a little light creasing on the front page, very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: A... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 11:10

$44.00
184751

Aviator HOWARD HUGHES Famous Airplane Flight Around the World 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245399821

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS DISPATCH, July 12, 1938. * Aviator Howard Hughes * Airplane flight around World The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HUGHES REACHES OMSK, SIBERIA, FROM MOSCOW" with subheads and related map. Related photo on page 2. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 30, 2020 11:10

$52.00
184750

1st TRANSATLANTIC Airplane Flight John Alcock Vickers Vimy IV 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245399077

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1919  * 1st Non-stop Transatlantic airplane flight (historic) * John Alcock & Arthur W. Brown It may be a surprise to many that Charles Lindbergh was not the first to fly non-stop across the Atlantic (his was the first solo flight). Eight years previously the pair of John Alcock & Arthur Brown made the historic flight which this issue heralds with a banner headline: "ALCOCK AND BROWN FLY ACROSS ATLANTIC; MAKE 1,980 MILES IN 16 HOURS, 12 MINUTES; ICE COATS MACHINE FOR HOURS AS THEY FLY." with various related subheads as well as photos of both men. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Twenty-eight pages, loose along the spine, light toning,... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 11:09

$82.00
184749

NOTRE DAME STADIUM Fighting Irish Football OPENS w/ Dedication in 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963777748

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, sport's section only, October 12, 1930 * Notre Dame Stadium opening * Formal dedication (1st report) - Fighting Irish * NCAA College football  - "Touchdown Jesus" fame The front page of this section has a banner headline: "Notre Dame Dedicates New Stadium With Crushing Victory Over Navy, 26 to 2" with subheads and small photo of Knute Rockne. First report coverage on the dedication of Notre Dame Stadium after it's initial opening a week earlier. A great item for any Notre Dame fan. Complete sport's section with 6 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, more so along the spine, nice for display.

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Ends October 30, 2020 11:09

$57.00
184748

CHINESE MASSACRE Chinatown Los Angeles CA California MOB Hangings 1871 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963777584

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 26, 1871 * Anti- Chinese riot massacre * Chinatown hangings * Los Angeles, California The top of page 7: "The California Vigilants" "Bloody Chinese Riot in Los Angeles" "Sixteen Chinese Hung by a Mob--One Woman and Three Men Shot" (see) First report coverage on the Chinese massacre of 1871 in Los Angeles, California. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 11:09

$57.00
184747

COLORED CONVENTION Columbia SC South Carolina NEGROES Blacks 1871 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963777327

This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 25, 1871  * Southern Colored Convention * Post Civil War Negroes - blacks Page 3 has a one column heading: "COLORED NATIONAL CONVENTION" with subheads. (see) Complete with 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 11:08

$34.00
184745

BOBBY JONES Wins U.S. Open Golf Championship at Scioto Course 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245200653

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, July 11, 1926 * Bobby Jones wins at Scioto * Olympia Fields Country Club * U.S. Open golf championship The front page of this section has a one column heading: JONES WINS TITLE BY SINGLE STROKE; TURNESA, 294, NEXT" with subheads, related photo and illustration of Jones. Much more on page 5 of this section with banner headline, 2 more photos and stats. Loads of text here. First report coverage on amateur golfer, Bobby Jones, winning the 1926 U.S. Open at the Scioto Country Club in Columbus, Ohio. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:26

$48.00
184744

Jonas Salk POLIO VACCINE Experimental Medical TRIAL Begins 1954 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245200351

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 26, 1954  * Jonas Salk * Polio vaccine The front page has a historic report on beginning of the polio vaccine trial with three column heading: "Salk Polio Test To Start Today" with subheads and related photo. (see) Complete with 38 pages, small binding holes along the spine which slightly affects mentioned report, small library library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:25

$62.00
184743

HALDIMAND AFFAIR Vermont Wanting Statehood w/ Ira Allen 1782 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963710995

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 25, 1782  All of page 4 is taken up with some great letters and documents concerning the Haldimand Affair (see the web for more), two of the documents signed by Ira Allen, a leading figure in the declaration of the Vermont Republic in 1777. He and his brother Ethan were involved in the Haldimand Affair suggesting Vermont might join the British. An alternate explanation is that they used the Haldimand negotiations to both stave off a British invasion of Vermont from Canada and to prod the Continental Congress into recognizing Vermont as an entity separate from New York and New Hampshire and admitting it to the United States. Page 5 has a letter from New York beginning: "The Rebels have been... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:25

$62.00
184742

(10) 18th Century LONDON England Post Revolutionary War Era 1797-1799 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245199880

Offered are 10 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE SUN and THE TIMES were two of the more famous & successful of British newspapers in the late 18th century. The Times remains one of the iconic papers of the world, having begun in 1788 and is still printing today. It was the first newspaper to have "Times" in the title, since lending its name to innumerable newspapers on both sides of the Atlantic. Here is a lot of ten issues, five of each title from 1799 and 1797 respectively, each in nice condition and having a partial or full red tax stamp.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:25

$62.00
184741

SPANISH FLU H1N1 Deadly Influenza A Virus Pandemic Outbreak 1918 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963706065

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Oct. 23, 1918 * The Spanish flu pandemic * H1N1 influenza A virus The front page has a two column heading: "209 New Cases Of Influenza And 12 Deaths In This City" with subhead. (see) Twelve pages, loose along the spine, light toning, a little margin wear with a few small tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:24

$48.00
184740

Early ICE CREAM Advertisement - President George Washington Era 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245199395

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AURORA GENERAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 8, 1795  * President George Washington era * Very early ice cream advertisement In addition to various news reports found inside, the front page has the earliest "Ice Cream" advertisement we have seen in any newspaper. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:24

$62.00
184739

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963705715

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 October 30, 2020 09:23

$52.00
184738

RUTH BADER GINSBURG United States Supreme Court NOMINATION Clinton1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245198863

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 15, 1993 * Ruth Bader Ginsburg nominated * United States Supreme Court nomination * Appointed by President Bill Clinton The top of the front page has a nice headline: "Clinton Picks Moderate Judge Ruth Ginsburg for High Court" with various subheads and color photo showing Ginsburg with Bill Clinton. Lengthy first reports continue inside. Complete with 100+ pages. Very nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:23

$132.00
184737

Turn of 18th Century KING WILLIAM III Era Pamphlet 1700 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963704659

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRESENT STATE OF EUROPE OR THE HISTORICAL & POLITICAL MONTHLY MERCURY, London, England, July, 1700. * From the turn of the 18th century This is an uncommon periodical published during the reign of King William III, formatted something like a pamphlet but definitely a periodical, with the more extended title reading: "... Giving an Account of all the Publick and Private Occurrences, Civil, Ecclesiastical, and Military, that are most considerable in every Court: The Interest of Princes, their Pretensions, and Intrigues, etc." Much of this issue is concerned with the political & military affairs of Europe & is organized into news by country or region with commentary on the events. Near the back is: "Advice From Englan... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:22

$49.00
184736

SIR GUY CARLETON & American Revolutionary War PEACE Negotiations ? 1782 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245198106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON MAGAZINE, England, June, 1782  * American Revolutionary War peace ? Near the back is an account noting in part: "Sir Guy Carleton, immediately on his arrival at New York, dispatched a messenger...to Congress with a copy of his commission & the powers vested in him by government for opening a treaty with America..." and ending with: "...that the former friendship subsisting between the two countries might be speedily restored on a permanent advantageous, and honourable footing to both." Both plates called for are lacking. Complete in 42 pages, 5 1/4 by 8 1/4 inches, very nice condition. Formatted very much like the Gentleman's Magazine but a much more scarce title. The title/contents page features a great e... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:22

$45.00
184735

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1780 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963704120

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TOWN & C0UNTRY MAGAZINE, London, April, 1780  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy Inside has over 5 pages taken up with a detailed account of the Revolutionary War headed: "The Rise and Progress of the Present Unhappy War in America". Continuing from the previous issue, this report begins: "Notwithstanding general Gate's behaviour at the time of Burgoyne's army being made prisoners, these brave but unfortunate men were soon made too sensible of  their situation...". The report continues on with considerable detail with the recent events of the war. A few bits include: "...Some successful predatory expeditions into the Jersies & on the Delaware with the surprize of a party of the enemy... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:21

$47.00
184734

United States To Buy TEXAS Mexico Purchase General Nicolas Bravo 1830 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963703663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 2, 1830  * Purchase of Texas from Mexico ? * General Nicolas Bravo One of the articles is headed: "Gen. Bravo and The Texas" with portions including: "...on the subject of ceding the Texas to this country...The letter is a ...passionate declamation against the acquisition of Texas by the United States, & of vehement accusations against our country...He affirms that the U. States have for a long time desired the acquisition of that large portion of the Mexican republic..." with much more, taking almost an entire column. Among other reports in this issue are: "Chief Justice Marshall's Speech"; much reporting from Congress; "Indians in Georgia", much on the "Navy Department"; "Lett... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:21

$37.00
184733

RUTH BADER GINSBURG RBG United States Supreme Court CONFIRMATION 1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245193929

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 4, 1993 * Ruth Bader Ginsburg confirmation * United States Supreme Court nomination * Appointed by President Bill Clinton The front page has a two column heading: "Ginsburg Confirmed as 2nd Woman on Supreme Court" (see) Complete 1sqt section only with all 18 pages, light purple toning along the right side due to the paper roll coming to an end, very nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:19

$77.00
184732

GANDHI Mohandas Mahatma SALT MARCH Satyagraha Ends in Dandi India 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245193568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1930  * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma)  * Salt march (salt satyagraha) ends  * Dandi, India The front page has one column headings that include: "GANDHI MAKES SALT, DEFYING INDIA'S LAW" "Situation is Tense as Police Gather and Thousands Await Government Action" "RAIL MEN JOIN CAMPAIGN" and more. Complete in a thick 100+ page Sunday edition, nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:18

$59.99
184731

Great HAWAII STATEHOOD Joins The Union Admission 1959 Old Honolulu HI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963700048

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HONOLULU ADVERTISER, Hawaii, March 12, 1959  * Hawaii statehood * Joins the Union * Great title to have in See the photo for this very dramatic & displayable front page. Nearly half of the front page is taken up with: "Congress Says YES ! " in huge letters dropped out of a large red box, above which is printed: "Statehood Extra". The banner headline beneath the box is: "Hawaii To Become 50th State" with other related subheads. One of the front page photos shows Hawaii politicians celebrating in Washington, D.C. The complete first section (of 2) with ten pages. Nice condition. Nice for display.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:16

$67.00
184730

Rare 19th Century OAKMAN Walker County ALABAMA 1898 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963699528

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OAKMAN NEWS, Alabama, June 10, 1898 * Uncommon title This 4 page issue has news of the day, literary content and advertisements. Complete, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:15

$32.00
184729

Rare Antebellum NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana 4 Slave Advertisements 1851 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963699216

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY CRESCENT, New Orleans, July 16, 1851 * Rare antebellum publication * 4 slave advertisements News of the day with several advertisements including a few slavery related ads, one on the front page and three more on page 3. Four pages, various news of the day, loose and irregular at the spine, a little light foxing, otherwise good.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:15

$37.00
184728

Rare GERMANY SURRENDERS World War II Victory WWII 1945 Honolulu Hawaii Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245188843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HONOLULU STAR-BULLETIN EXTRA, Hawaii, May 7, 1945  * Nazis surrender - World War II * From the origin of the war (U.S.) What could be a better newspaper to have for the end of the War in Europe than from the city where America's entry into the war began? A large & bold banner head: "GERMANS QUIT" with a banner subhead: "Unconditional Surrender At Eisenhower's Headquarters". In addition to much related text the ftpg. has a photo of "Gen. D.D. Eisenhower, Allied Army Chief" and a map showing Japan noting: "But This Job Remains". The complete 8 page issue, two folds, nice condition.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:15

$127.00
184727

JIM JONES Peoples Temple Guyana South America MASS SUICIDES 1978 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963698523

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 22, 1978 * John Jones & the Peoples Temple * Jonestown - Guyana, South America * Mass suicide & killings The front page has a few headings concerning the recent mass suicides in Jonestown, South America with: "Son Tells of Cult Leader's Paranoia, Use of Drugs" and "Jungle Searched for Searchers" and related photo. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with a few more related photos. The Rev. Jim Jones was founder and leader of the Peoples Temple, which is best known for the 1978 death of more than 900 Temple members in Jonestown, Guyana along with the deaths of nine other people at a nearby airstrip and in Georgetown. This was the greatest single loss of American civilian life in a non-natur... See More  

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:14

$62.00
184726

AMELIA EARHART Transatlantic Solo Airplane Flight WELCOME HOME 1932 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392963698345

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1932. * Amelia Earhart welcome home * NYC Ticket tape parade * Transatlantic flight (Airplane) * 1st woman to achieve solo The front page has one column headings: "MRS. PUTNAM HOME; GETS CITY'S HOMAGE" "Greeted Down Bay by Swooping Planes, Cheered by Throngs and Decorated by Mayor" and more. (see) Coverage on page 3 with related photos. Lengthy text here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, light toning at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:14

$58.00
184725

GALE SAYERS Chicago Bears NFL Football 6 TDs Touchdowns Single Gm 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373245186459

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, December 13, 1965 * Gale Sayers 6 touchdowns in a single game * Chicago Bears - NFL football record tying performance  The top of page 4 has a three column headline: "Sayers Scores Six TDs as Bears Smash 49ers 61-20" First report coverage on Sayers' famous 6 touchdowns in one game performance. Complete with 6 pages, small binding holes along the spine, a few small tape mends, otherwise very nice.

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Ends October 30, 2020 09:14

$44.00
184711

PACT OF STEEL Adolph Hitler Nazi Germany & Italy Military UNITE 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392962723837

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1939  * Pact of Steel alliance * Nazi Germany and Italy unite * Adolph Hitler & Benito Mussolini The top of the front page has a two column headline: "AXIS POWERS SIGN TEN-YEAR ALLIANCE TO REMAKE EUROPE" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 8 with complete text of the speeches that were made. First report coverage on the signing of the pact which brought Italy and Germany together shortly before the outbreak of World War II. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of... See More  

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Ends October 29, 2020 11:09

$38.00
184698

re. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION John Adams vs. Thomas Jefferson VOTES 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961823805

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Dec. 26, 1796  * re. 1796 United States presidential election Page 3 has a very brief report on the votes for President from Virginia, noting the count for Jefferson, Sam Adams, Clinton, Washington, John Adams, Pinckney, and Burr. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, very handsome masthead, binding holes at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:10

$56.00
184697

Very RARE 19th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania SPORTS Vol. 1 1892 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241378678

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORTING ITEM, Philadelphia, March 19, 1892  * Very rare publication A quite rare title, the first we have seen and this is the vol. 1 #7 issue. The Library of Congress has no record of it, and Gregory's "Union List of American Newspapers" has no mention of this title. The masthead is large & features vignettes of many sports. A folio size, 8 page newspaper totally focused on the sporting world from baseball to water polo to boxing to shooting, to billiards to bicycling and everything in between.  Several of the column heads have graphics. Never bound nor trimmed, several discrete archival mends at folds & margins, good condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:09

$275.00
184696

Rare 18th Century PROVIENCE RI Rhode Island w/ Nice Masthead 1797 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961823147

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: UNITED STATES CHRONICLE, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 19, 1797  * Rare 18th century publication w/ nice masthead One of the more handsome mastheads of  the 18th century. Various news tidbits include: "...that La Fayette is at liberty & that his son, who has resided with Gen. Washington, is about departing for Europe in consequence of receiving this pleasing intelligence." Another item begins: "The story of the rebellion at the Natchez appears to have originated in information received by Gen. Wilkinson..." with more. Four pages, never-trimmed margins various foxing, due to a printing flaw bits of the top line of pages 2 & 3 are affected.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:09

$48.00
184695

GEORGE WASHINGTON John Adams & Thomas Jefferson Acts of Congress 1793 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961822833

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 23, 1793  * George Washington * John Adams * Thomas Jefferson Over half of the front pages is taken up with two Acts of Congress, each one signed in block type by the President, Vice President, & Secretary of State: Go. Washington, John Adams, and Th. Jefferson. Page 3 begins with: "Interesting Intelligence" on the beheading of Louis XVI, the type larger than typical to highlight its significance. It reads in part: "...now in our power to confirm the disagreeable tidings...to the publick, of the decolation [beheading] of LOUIS XVI, late King of  the French...the Captain of which assured him that the King was beheaded." Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:09

$85.00
184694

TELEGRAPH INVENTION Samuel Morse Code Electromagnetic Experiments 1842 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961820176

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Dec. 24, 1842  * Samuel Morse * Telegraph invented The bottom of the back page has a report headed: "Electro Magnetic Telegraph" which includes: "...states that S. F. B. Morse, of New York, is now exhibiting to committees appointed by congress to examine the subject, his invention by which two persons, however distant, may converse with each other. There is every probability that he will be afforded the means of fully testing its practicability. It would be a wonderful improvement indeed, if effected." And what an understatement that was. This was the beginning of distant communication which continues to evolve to this day. Other articles of interest within this issue include th... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:06

$57.00
184693

SLAVES Slavery Advertisements & SHIPS Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241370859

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, Aug. 25, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * (2) Slaves advertisements The ftpg. is taken up with ads including 13 illustrated ship ads and 1 runaway slave ad. One more on the back page. (see) News of the day with several other advertisements. Four pages in good condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:05

$38.00
184692

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241368229

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 28, 1935 * Mauna Loa volcano bombed * 23d Bomb Squadron warplanes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ARMY FLIERS BOMB MAUNA LOA CRATER TO TURN ASIDE LAVA" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes:  On 27 December 1935, the Mauna Loa volcano on the island of Hawaii erupted, threatening the city of Hilo. Six Keystones of the 23d used precision bombing tactics to drop twenty 600-pound bombs in the path of the volcano’s lava flow, thus saving the city of Hilo by diverting the lava away from the city.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:05

$48.00
184691

FINAL DAYS of the American Civil War Lee's Surrender Close 3/30/1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961818478

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, March 30, 1865 * Final day s of the American Civil War * Surrender of Robert E. Lee close Page 4 has various reports on the Civil War with one column headings. See images here. Complete in 4 pages, this issue is not fragile as newsprint back then was made of cotton and linen rags, allowing them to remain very pliable and easy to handle. Nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:04

$28.00
184690

NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH vs. Army Cadets NCAA College Football 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961818128

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, November 17, 1935 * Army Cadets vs. Notre Dame * NCAA college football tie The front page of this section has a five column headline: "ARMY, NOTRE DAME TIE, 6-6" with subhead. First report coverage continues inside with 2 related photos and lineups. Complete section 2 only, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:04

$40.00
184689

MUNICH AGREEMENT Adolph Hitler & Neville Chamberlain NAZIS Signs 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961817606

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, September 30, 1938 * Munich Agreement signed * Adolph Hitler - Neville Chamberlain * Sudetenland - Czechoslovakia concedes The front page has a nice banner headline: "ENGLAND AND GERMANY AGREE NEVER TO FIGHT EACH OTHER" with various subheads that include: "Czechs Concede; Troops Of Reich Enter Tomorrow" and more. Nice for display. Complete with 40 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 28, 2020 15:04

$82.00
184688

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Cosmic Rays Letter to the Editor 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241363991

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 24, 1932 * Nikola Tesla * Father of Radio Physics & more Page 20 under "Letters to the Editor" are small one column headings: "THE TESLA EXPERIMENTS" "Further Light Is Sought on Conclusions Regarding the Cosmic Ray" See images for text here. News, sports, and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

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184687

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Irish Prohibition Gangster Liquor CONVICTION 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961815190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 9, 1931 * Gangster Jack 'Legs' Diamond convicted * USS Akron (ZRS-4) maiden launch The top of the front page has a three column headline: "JACK DIAMOND GUILTY ON TWO RUM COUNTS, HIS ASSISTANT ON ONE" with subheads. (see) Also on the front page is: "WORLD'S LARGEST AIRSHIP IS CHRISTENED THE AKRON BY MRS HERBERT HOOVER" with subheads. Complete with 40+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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$57.00
184686

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Gangster BOOTLEGGING Prohibition Jail Sentence 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241357219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 13, 1931 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond * Irish American gangster * Bootlegging jail sentence The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DIAMOND DRAWS FOUR-YEAR TERM; ALSO FINED $11,000" with subheads. (see) Complete with 24 pages, light toning at the margins, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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$42.00
184685

Comic Actor CHARLIE CHAPLIN Meets India MAHATMA GANDHI in London 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961813623

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 23, 1931 * Comedian actor Charlie Chaplin * Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "WHO IS CHAPLIN? GANDHI ASKS AS CHARLIE CALLS" with subhead. (see) Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on Charlie Chaplin meeting Mahatma Gandhi in London, England. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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$40.00
184684

Best SID LUCKMAN Chicago Bears NFL Football Breaks 6 Pass Records 1943 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241350433

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, November 15, 1943 * Quarterback Sid Luckman - Chicago Bears * Sets six records - best publication to have (rare) The front page of this section has a seven column headline: "BEARS ROUT GIANTS, 56-7; LUCKMAN SETS PASS RECORD" with subheads, lineups, photo and stats. Great to have in this famous Chicago publication, rare a such. Complete section 2 (sports) only with all 14 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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$52.00
184683

JULIUS STREICHER Antisemtic Jewish Jews Foe Nazi Party Leader CAPTURE 1945 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241349978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 24, 1945 * Julius Streicher captured * Anti Jewish - Jews leader * Nazi Party member The front page has a one column heading: "STREICHER, FOE OF JEWS, SEIZED BY JEWISH YANK" with subhead and small photo. (see) Complete with 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, small binding holes and minor wear at the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Julius Streicher was a member of the Nazi Party. He was the founder and publisher of the virulently antisemitic newspaper Der Stürmer, which became a central element of the Nazi propaganda machine. His publishing firm also released three antisemitic books for children, including the 1938 Der Giftpilz (translated ... See More  

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$44.00
184682

Aviator RICHARD E. BYRD Airplane Flight over Antarctic STORY Told 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373241349524

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 4, 1929. * Richard Byrd's Antarctica expedition * Story of his flight told by him The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BYRD TELLS OF SCENE AT SOUTH POLE WHERE HE DROPPED AMERICAN FLAG; 15 BELOW ZERO ON THE VAST PLATEAU" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 3. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 64 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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$42.00
184681

BABE RUTH & Col. Jacob Ruppert New York Yankees Contract Dispute 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961811410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 18, 1933 * Babe Ruth & Colonel Jacob Ruppert * New York Yankees contract dispute * Next to last year in New York The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "RUTH TURNS DOWN $50,000 SALARY FOR SEASON" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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$48.00
184680

UNITED STATES PROHIBITION Fight Wets vs. Drys in Chicago Illinois 1931 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 11, 1931 * Prohibition in the United States * Wests vs. Drys in Illinois votes The front page has a nice banner headline: "STATE DRY ACT REPEAL VOTED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Nice to have from Chicago, known for its crime during prohibition. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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$48.00
184679

SERGEANTS' REVOLT Havana Cuban Revolution of 1933 Military coup d'etat Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961809789

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. Sept. 5, 1933 * Sergeants' Revolt * Cuban Revolution * Coup d'etat The front page has a nice banner headline: "Cuban Army Revolts; U.S. Warships Sent" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.  Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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$44.00
184678

SAMUEL INSULL Electrical Infrastructure Business Magnate DEATH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961808987

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., July 16, 1938 * Samuel Insull death * Business magnate * Electrical infrastructure The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Insull Dies Today Of Heart Attack" with subheads and photo. (see) Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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$57.00
184677

BURGOO KING American Thoroughbred Racehorse Wins KENTUCKY DERBY 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961808430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 8, 1932 * Burgoo King wins Kentucky Derby * American Thoroughbred racehorse The front page has a five column heading: "40,000 See Burgoo King Win Derby" with subheads. The front page of section 2 (sports) has a seven column headline: "BURGOO KING'S TIME 3 2-5 SECONDS BEHIND RECORD" with subheads and related photo. Page 3 of this section has a nice full page pictorial. (see) Complete with all sections (60+ pages), rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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$72.00
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