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186006

Nice GERMANY SURRENDERS Nazis Quit V-E Day 1945 World War II WWII Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373363885334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAYTON HERALD, Ohio, May 7, 1945  * Germany Surrenders * V-E day - Nazis quit A great two line banner headline announces: "GERMANS SURRENDER NAZI RADIO DECLARES" with a related subhead. Complete in 20 pages, two folds, some dirtiness to the front page, some wear at the margins.

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:44

$68.00
186005

RMS LUSITANIA SINKING Cunard Line Ocean Liner GERMAN Attack 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029994860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE VINCENNES SUN, Indiana, May 7, 1915 * RMS Lusitania torpedoed and sunk This is one of the nicer first reports of the Lusitania disaster we have been able to offer in a few years. A nice two-line, banner headline announces the tragedy: "GERMAN SUBMARINE SINKS CUNARD LINER LUSITANIA OFF GREAT BRITAIN" with subheads: "1500 Passengers Are Reported All Saved" "Biggest Seagoing Passenger Liner Was Torpedoed or Was Blown Up by n Infernal Machine Was the Statement Issued Today by the Company" "Vanderbilt, Hubbard and Other Notables Were on the Liner...". Complete in 8 pages, archivally rejoined at the inside spine, a few discrete archival mends at interior margins, chipping at edges, more to to the bottom margin with vario... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:43

$388.00
186004

Best (2) JFK John F. Kennedy & Oswald ASSASSINATION 1963 Dallas Texas Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373363884807

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: Here is a terrific pair of issues on the assassination of John F. Kennedy from the city where it happened. Both issues are THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS from Texas. Note: While we do offer each of these issues as stand-alone items, purchasing them as a set will enable you to take advantage of a discounted price. You get the November 23, 1963 edition which is a quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened. Two line bold banner headline reads: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of "John F. Kennedy" and a smaller photo of Lyndon Johnson. Lots of related news and photos inside as w... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:43

$240.00
186003

LUCIUS CRASSUS Alexander Hamilton's Pen Name re. Thomas Jefferson 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373363884511

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE &COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, Feb. 2, 1802  * re. Thomas Jefferson's state of the union address * Alexander Hamilton pen name Lucius Crassus Printed on pages 2 & 3 is: "Examination Of The President's Message, Number V" signed in type by: Lucius Crassus, the pen name of Alexander Hamilton. A website notes: "Hamilton’s “Examination of Jefferson’s Message to Congress of December 7, 1801,” in which Hamilton, writing as Lucius Crassus (one of the great Roman orators), wrote of the need for “prudent aids and encouragements on the part of government” in addition to recognizing the important role and power of markets to bring economic growth. Another page has the speech of the governor t... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:43

$83.00
186002

STONEWALL JACKSON'S Arm Amputated Battle of Chancellorsville Civil War 1863 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373363883898

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, May 12, 1863  * Battle of Chancellorsville * Stonewall Jackson's arm amputated (historic) * 2 days before his death Inside pages have a wealth of column heads on the Civil War, some including; "The Battle of Chancellorsville" "Stonewall Jackson's Left Arm Amputated" "A Ball Also Passed Through His Right Hand" with more. This report is dated May 7. He actually died of his wounds on May 10. Other heads: "Our Troops in Camp After the Battle" "The Fresh Start" "Additional Lists of the Killed & Wounded" "The Stoneman Expedition". Another page has a small map of the Vicksburg vicinity with heads: "Investment of Jackson" "Operations of Gen. Grant Between Vicksburg and Jackson" with more. Twelve pages,... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:42

$60.00
186001

Best DALE EARNHARDT Daytona 500 Nascar #3 CRASH Death 2001 Florida FL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373363883360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS-JOURNAL, Daytona Beach, Florida, February 19, 2001 (Dale Earnhardt's Fatal Crash)    * From the city where it happened  * Great for framing or as a memento   Whether you are a NASCAR fan or not, collectors cannot fail to admit that one of the more notable--and tragic--events in NASCAR racing was the death of the famed Dale Earnhardt at the Daytona 500 racetrack. See the photo below for how the local newspaper treated this event. Always nice to get major events in cities where they happened, here is an opportunity to add a racing-related paper to your collection. This is the complete issue with 46 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:42

$50.00
186000

Best ELVIS PRESLEY DEATH Memphis TN Tennessee w/ Photos 1977 Old Newspaper RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029972932

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977. * Hometown Issue * Elvis Presley Death * Great For Display The front page has a historic banner headline: "Memphis Leads World in Mourning For Elvis Presley" with subheads and related photos. Photos inside as well. (see) Best to have in this title.  Complete in 50 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:24

$40.00
185999

GODESBERG MEMORANDUM Adolph Hitler Neville Chamberlain SUDETENLAND1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029971148

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1938 * Adolph Hitler & Neville Chamberlain * Bad Godesberg, Germany meeting * re. Sudetenland, Czechoslovakia land The front page has a five column headline: "CHAMBERLAIN SENDS HITLER TERMS TO CZECHS; PRAGUE COMPLETES MOBILIZATION IN 6 HOURS; PARIS CABINET ORDERS PARTIAL MOBILIZATION" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text with other related headings continue on the following pages with a few related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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 subscr... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:23

$42.00
185998

GODESBERG MEMORANDUM Adolph Hitler Neville Chamberlain SUDETENLAND1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029970663

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1938 * Adolph Hitler & Neville Chamberlain * Bad Godesberg, Germany meeting * re. Sudetenland, Czechoslovakia land The top of the front page has a four column headline: "CZECHS HAVE UNTIL OCT. 1 TO ACCEPT; HITLER AIDS POLISH-MAGY AR DEMANDS; DALADIER FLYING TO LONDON AGAIN" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text with other related headings continue inside with a few related photos. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 42 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:23

$42.00
185997

Rare NEW ORLEANS LA Louisiana Deep South CONFEDERATE Civil War 1861 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029970195

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY DELTA, New Orleans, April 26, 1861  * Rare Confederate title * From the deep South Truly Confederate newspapers from New Orleans are very difficult to find, as Admiral Farragut entered the mouth of the Mississippi in mid-April, 1862 and finally took New Orleans on April 28. Shortly thereafter Benjamin Butler moved in and took control of the city, it surrendering without a fight. So "Confederate" issues from New Orleans are limited to those published between Louisiana's secession from the Union on January 26, 1861 and the end of April, 1862, just a brief 15 month period. The front page includes: "The War" "The War At Norfolk" "Important From Texas - Indianola Taken by U.S. Troops - Cortina Crosses the Rio Gra... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:22

$110.00
185996

ROGER CASEMENT re. Irish Easter Rising Dublin Ireland INDICTMENT 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029969653

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Calif. May 15, 1916 * re. Irish Easter Rising - Dublin Ireland * Sir Roger Casement indicted for treason The front page has a six column heading in red lettering: "SIR ROGER CASEMENT FACES COURT IN LONDON" 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. Complete with 16 pages, a little irregular along the spine, small library stamp and tape mend within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:22

$44.00
185995

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Al 'Scarface' Capone Era - Prohibition 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029969169

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 25, 1931 * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "TWO BANDITS SLAIN BY POLICE" with subheads. Nice for display. 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" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of a... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:21

$48.00
185994

BABE RUTH to Sign 1 Year Contract New York YANKEES w/ Photo 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029968865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY NEWS, March 16, 1932 * Babe Ruth to sign 1 year contract * New York Yankees (day of) * Major League baseball MLB The front page of section 2 (sports) has a two column heading: "Some One Ought to Tell Babe How Much $70,000 Really Is" with small photo of Ruth. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:21

$40.00
185993

NATIONAL SOCIALIST PARTY Nazis Adolph Hitler Germany Police Raids 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373363868902

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: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 18, 1932 * National Socialist German Workers' Party * Early Adolph Hitler planning a civil war ? * Nazi headquarters raided by police in Germany The front page has a one column heading: "POLITICAL TRUCE IS ORDERED TO CALM GERMANY" with subhead: "Hitler Revolt Plot Barred by Raids" and small photo of Hitler. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertiseme... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:21

$40.00
185992

EARLY Rare 17th Century 343 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1677 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373363868401

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Nov. 22, 1677 * 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 f... See More  

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:20

$47.00
185963

Early NEBRASKA TERRITORY Description Pre Statehood Emigration 1857 DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028669853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Feb. 26, 1857  * Westward expansion Page 3 has: "Nebraska Territory" which is a letter from Fort Calhoun which begins: "This most interesting Territory is rapidly settling up. No part of our great country presents such attracting inducements to the emigrant..." with more. Also inside: "The Reported Treaty With Mexico" "The Incoming Administration" lists the Cabinet members; and: "The Florida Indians". Four pages, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:56

$34.00
185962

Battle of BUENA VISTA (Angostura) Coahuila Mexican-American War 1847 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361212741

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., April 6, 1847  * Battle of Buena Vista * Mexican War Page 2 has close to two very detailed columns concerning the historic Battle of Buena Vista, an American victory over a larger Mexican force. The two reports are headed: "Battle of Buena Vista" and then: "Santa Anna--His Position--The Consequences of the Battle of Buena Vista". Page 3 has more on the war with: "From California" "On the Events of the War" "From Vera Cruz" and a few other items. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:56

$48.00
185961

UTAH WAR Mormons Mormonism to Resist U.S. Government Authority 1857 DC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361211924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 6, 1857  * Mormons - Mormonism * Utah War - resist government Page 3 has a report headed: "From The Mormon Country" which includes in part: "...The Mormons express themselves determined to resist to the death every attempt of the general government to establish any authority in Utah...They had a code of laws made by themselves & they should enforce the...This is illustrating the principle of 'squatter sovereignty' with a vengeance..." and more. Four pages, very nice condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:56

$66.00
185960

18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Jay's Treaty Rpts. 1795 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361211088

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Oct. 15, 1795  * 18th century America * Much on the Jay Treaty Beyond having one of the more decorative & displayable mastheads of the 18th century, over half of the front page is taken up with continued discussion headed: "Features on Mr. Jay's Treaty" with England, a very controversial document which was ultimately signed by President Washington in August. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:56

$47.00
185959

Great REVOLUTIONARY WAR Gen. George Washington & New Jersey 1777 Enemy Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361209916

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 10, 1777  * Great weath of reports on the Revolutionary War * Orders from General George Washington Page 2 contains an extract of: "A Letter from General Sir William Howe to Lord George Germain, dated at New York the 24th of April..." which includes: "...Lord Cornwallis, ever watchful to take advantage of the enemy's situation, surprised & defeated on the 13th instant...a corps of rebels at Bound Brook...The general officer commanding there very narrowly escaped being of the number...A detached corps of troops...embarked in transports...with six field pieces under the command of Gov. Tryon who has accepted of the rank of Major General of the Provincials. The design is to destroy a larg... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:55

$72.00
185958

Aviator CHARLES K. HAMILTON Historic Airplane Flight w/ Photos 1910 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028664467

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, June 25, 1910  * Aviator Charles K. Hamilton * "crazy man of the air" In an age when the railroad was transportation king, and the airplane was the next great transportation adventure, the front page could not be better. The full pg. is taken up with a print captioned: "Hamilton's biplane traveling above & beside the locomotive of the special train during his flight from New York to Philadelphia and return on June 13th. "The Latest Form of Racing." Charles Hamilton was a notable daredevil flyer at the time (see hyperlink). The event featured in this issue is mentioned in Wikipedia. Inside has 3 more photos and text headed: "Hamilton's Round-Trip Aeroplane Flight from New York to Philade... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:55

$38.00
185957

Phineas P.T. BARNUM Museam Menagerie Advertisement & Illustration 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028662860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Oct. 1, 1873  * P.T. Phineas Barnum ad The photo shows the nice back page ad for " P. T. Barnum's Great Traveling Museum Menagerie" which includes a portrait of Mr. Barnum and various details about the attractions and performances. The ad takes two-thirds of the column. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:54

$32.00
185956

DEREK JETER New York Yankees Baseball Shotstop Breaks RECORD 2014 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361205366

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, August 10, 2014 * Derek Jeter passes Honus Wagner * New York Yankees shortstop * Best title to be had ? The front page has: "Another record for Jeter", which includes a small photo that leads to the sports section.  The sports section has several articles with coverage of the Yankee's game: "Joy of six for Jeter on hits list"  with a picture of the scoreboard as Jeter surpassed Honus Wagner, and the backpage has "Jeter passes Wagner on all-time list, but Yanks whiff vs. Tribe" "HIT & MISS" with two photos of Jeter.  The front page also mentions "Mayor begged Rev. Al to move NYPD protest 'WOULD TEAR CITY APART'" with photo of Mayor de Blasio and Rev. Al Sharpton. The Sports Section also includes a nice art... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:54

$30.00
185955

UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION North Carolina Ratification Talks 1788 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361204472

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 20, 1788  * United States Constitution * North Carolina ratification ? The entire ftpg., all of page 2, and a column of page 3 are taken up with some terrific discussion on ratifying the Constitution by the state of Massachusetts, dates of Jan. 30 and Feb. 1. There is discussion as to whether it should be required that: "...the rulers ought to believe in God or Christ...and that a person cold not be a good man without being a good christian..." and so much more. It is apparent Mass. was close to ratifying, as pg. 2 notes: "...that a motion had been made and seconded, that this Convention do assent to, and ratify, the Constitution which had been under consideration..." and much ... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:54

$178.00
185954

BABE RUTH New York Yankees vs. Dallas Steers TEXAS TOUR Baseball 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361200040

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1929 * New York Yankees vs. Dallas Steers * State of Texas exhibition baseball tour * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig home runs The sport's section (page 11) has a six column headline: "Yanks Beat Dallas, 12-11, on Ruth's First Homer of Season" with subheads and box scores. First report coverage on the New York Yankees ending their exhibition tour in the state of Texas. Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig both hit home runs in this game. 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 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a hi... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:52

$48.00
185953

OCCUPATION OF JAPAN Begins Douglas MacArthur Takes Control 1945 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028654683

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 30, 1945 * U.S. occupation of Japan begins * General Douglas MacArthur takes over * USS Missouri (Big Mo) in Tokyo Bay The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "BEGIN OCCUPATION!" with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. First report coverage on the initial landing in Japan by the United States Marines and General Douglas MacArthur soon after the end of World War II. The official signing of surrender would take place on board the USS Missouri a few days later. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within ma... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:52

$62.00
185952

Rare SAG HARBOR Long Island New York - Past Whaling Town 1878 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361190984

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAG HARBOR EXPRESS, Sag Harbor, Long Island, New York, March 7, 1878 * Rare high class community publication An uncommon title from this once-famous whaling town near the eastern end of Long Island, now more famous as a playground for the rich & famous who frequent the neighboring Hamptons.  A third of the ftpg. is taken up with local advertisements. Four pages, a few margin tears, light toning, should be handled with care.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:50

$30.00
185951

BLACK FRIDAY Wall Street Financial Panic GOLD PRICE COLLAPSE 1869 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361189287

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Sun.., Sept. 26, 1869  * "Black Friday" (Sept. 24th) - 2nd report ** * New York Wall Street financial crisis * Stock Market & gold Panic begins The top of page 3 has one column headings: "WALL STREET" "The Scene of Friday's Great Financial Contest and Stampede" "The Government Sale of Gold Yesterday" and more. Text takes up more than 4 columns. Great to have in a NYC publication. This is a report on the great gold panic of 1869 when wealthy financiers Fisk and Gould caused a financial panic by attempting to corner the gold market. It was one of several scandals that rocked the presidency of Ulysses S. Grant (see hyperlink). Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages, small piece torn away a... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:50

$42.00
185950

PANIC OF 1873 Newspaper Wall Street Financial Crisis JAY COOKE & Company - More


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361187732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 29, 1873  * Wall Street - stock market failure The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "WALL STREET" with subheads. (see) Coverage of "The Panic of 1873", brought on in part by the failure of Jay Cooke & Company. Great to have this NYC publication. Complete with 12 pages, pages numbers are out of order, nice condition.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:50

$32.00
185949

THE GREAT DEPRESSION ERA Financial Gloom 1931 Wall Street Journal Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028647355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, San Francisco, California, November 17, 1931 * Original from the Great Depression This newspaper has business news, charts, stock quotes and more throughout during a time in American history that was not so promising. Get a first hand look at what was going on in the business World during this dark time. Complete with 8 pages, light even toning, a little margin wear, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:49

$35.00
185948

EARLY Rare 17th Century 333 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1687 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028644373

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Aug. 29, 1687 * 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 about 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... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:49

$42.00
185947

Best LOS ANGELES LAKERS Basketball w/ PAT RILEY Takes Over Coach 1981 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028643456

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 20, 1981 * Los Angeles Lakers basketball * Pat Riley takes over as head coach * "Showtime" era is born - Magic Johnson * Best publication to be had - rare as such The front page has a banner headline: "Coach Fired in Lakers Feud" with subhead: "Dismissal Comes After Magic Johnson Attack" The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Buss Makes Westhead Disappear; It's Magic; West and Riley Inherit a Paradox..." with small photos of Pat Riley and Jerry West. Also a photo of the team with Westhead. (see) This was the event that lead to the "Showtime" era for the Lakers. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:48

$62.00
185946

UNCLE JOHN SMITH Latter-Day Saint Mormon Mormonism Leader DEATH 1854 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028642434

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, July 14, 1854 *  Death of Mormon Patriarch "Uncle John" Smith Near the bottom of the last column on the front page is an article headed: "Death of the Patriarch, John Smith" being a descriptive article on the death of "Uncle John" Smith, the uncle of Mormon founder Joseph Smith.  He was the leader of the Latter-Day Saints in Utah from 1847 - 1848.  Nice to have this report on the front page. Eight pages, some tiny blank margin tears, generally nice.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:48

$110.00
185945

Charles LINDBERGH BABY Murder Trial w/ Hauptmann LADDER Evidence 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028641501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 24, 1935.   * Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial * Bruno Hauptmann & the ladder traced to him ? * Loads of court testimony The top of the front page has a three column headline: "EXPERT TRACES TOOL MARKS ON LADDER TO HAUPTMANN, PART OF WOOD TO HIS ATTIC" with subheads. (see) Much more inside with multiple pages of court testimony and a few related photos. Loads and loads of text here. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:48

$42.00
185944

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028640571

Here is a single leaf (page 7 & 8) only from the THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 15, 1936 * University of Washington Huskies * Wins Olympic gold in rowing * Famous upset vs. Nazi Germany Page 7 of this single leaf has a banner headline: "Fifth Successful Olympic Eight-Oared Rowing Title Is Captured by U. S." with subheads and 2 related photos, one showing the famous crew from the University of Washington. (see) First report coverage on the University of Washington Huskies crew winning the gold medal vs. Nazi Germany in the 1936 Summer Olympics in rowing. SINGLE LEAF ONLY (pages 7 & 8) only, light toning and a little wear at the blank margins, sold as is. wikipedia notes: The rowing competition was dominated by the hosts, Germany, who medaled in every event and took five of the ... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:47

$38.00
185943

(2) MUHAMMAD ALI Stripped of Heavyweight Boxing Title ISLAM 1967 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393028639123

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, April 28 & 29, 1967  * Cassius Clay changes name to Muhammad Ali * Stripped of the Heavyweight boxing title belt * For avoiding Vietnam War military draft The April 28th issue has a one column heading on the front page: "Clay Refuses to Take Oath After Passing Exams" (see) The April 29th issue has a one column heading on page 4: "Clay's Refusal to Enter Army Has Backlash Effect"  (see) This was a seminal event in the career of Cassius Clay, having recently converted to Islam and changing his name to Muhammad Ali and refusing to respond to the draft for the Vietnam War. Each issue is complete with 6 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spi... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:47

$44.00
185942

SURRENDER OF CORNWALLIS Yorktown Siege PRELUDE Revolutionary War 1781 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361168054

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, Oct. 9, 1781  * Surrender of Cornwallis nears * Siege of Yorktown prelude * Revolutionary War ending close The entire front page and a column on page 2 are taken up with: "A Memorial to their High Mightinesses, the States-General of the United Provinces of the Low Countries". It is signed in type by John Adams who was the American ambassador to the Netherlands, and being: "The subscriber has the honor to propose...concerning a treaty of amity and commerce..." that would give aid to the American cause, and acknowledge the independence of America by the Dutch. Page 2 includes a report from Annapolis: "...that the Count de Grasse is returned to his former statio... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:46

$550.00
185918

1863 MURFREESBORO TN Tennessee Civil War MAP Nolensville TN & Van Buren Arkansas


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393023325303

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Jan. 1, 1863  * 1st Battle of Murfreesboro, Tennessee * Nolensville TN & Van Buren, Arkansas The front page features a nice Civil War map headed: "The Situation In Kentucky And Tennessee". Also many nice column heads on the war including: "The Advance of Rosecran's Army" "The Preparations For A Great Battle" "Sharp Fight Near Nolinsville" "Gallant Charge By the 101st Ohio" "Demoralization of the Rebel Army" and much more. More war coverage inside. Eight pages, good condition.

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Ends December 19, 2020 11:27

$48.00
185889

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Al 'Scarface' Capone Era - Prohibition 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346185950

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 13, 1930 * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "TURN RACKET QUIZ ON CAPONE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. 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" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:09

$72.00
185888

TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY ACT Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR Signs 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346185313

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 19, 1933 * Tennessee Valley Authority Act signed * Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR The front page has a headline with subheads that include: "Grant Shoals Project Enacted by President" with smaller subhead. (see) Complete with 24 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, small library stamp within masthead, generally good.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:09

$40.00
185887

ALABAMA Crimson Tide Football ROSE BOWL Victory - Miami & Texas 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346184523

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., January 2, 1946 * Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. USC Trojans * Orange Bowl: Miami Hurricanes vs. Holy Cross Crusaders * Sugar Bowl: Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. St. Mary's * Cotton Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Missouri Tigers The top of page 10 has a two column heading: "Alabama Routs Trojans" with subhead, related photo, stats and lineups. Coverage of the other major bowl games as well. Complete with 14 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally good.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:09

$40.00
185886

Best GENE AUTRY The Singing Cowboy Singer & Actor DEATH 1998 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393020911836

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 3, 1998 * Gene Autry death (1st report) * American singer, actor & more * "The Singing Cowboy" * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page features a photo of Gene Autry, beneath which is a two column head: "Cowboy Tycoon Gene Autry" with subhead. Much more on pages 28 & 29 with related photos. Loads of text. And more related coverage in the sport section. Great to have this report not only in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry, but also from the city where he lived & died. Also of interest is reporting on the Linda Tripp tapes being released which deals with the Bill Clinton sex scandal. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 54 pages, very nice ... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:08

$82.00
185885

CHARLES MANSON Family 3 Girls Sentenced to DEATH & Calley Guilty 1971 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346180329

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, March 30, 1971  * Charles Manson & girls sentenced to death * William Calley Jr. found guilty * My Lai Massacre - South Vietnam The front page has two notable reports, the first being a 3 column heading: "Death Sentence Given 'To Protect Society'" (see) The other notable front page report is a four column heading: "Uproar Over Calley Verdict" (see) Complete with 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:07

$67.00
185884

Sheriff ROY F. "DOC" HOLLEY Ross Township Indiana Farm Gunfight 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393020910419

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. January 17, 1933 * Ross Township, Lakeland County, Indiana * Sheriff Roy F. "Doc" Holley killed The front page has a one column heading: "Bullets End Farmer's Battle With Police" with subhead. (see) Complete with 12 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:07

$38.00
185883

WILLIAM H. SEWARD Abraham Lincoln's Secretary of State DEATH 1872 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346178417

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1872 * William H. Seward death * U.S. Secretary of State under Abraham Lincoln The front page has a few reports regarding the death of William H. Seward under the headings: "Mr. Seward's Death" "A Tribute To The Dead Statesman" "Honors At Syracuse" "Preparing For the Funeral?" (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:06

$26.00
185882

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Eve. Post England Old 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346177671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, July 20, 1779  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy The back page has some reports from America on the Revolutionary War, a few bits including: "...that it is for the interest of mankind, America should be free and independent. It will become a happy asylum for the oppressed subjects of all the arbitrary Princes in the world..." with more. And another item includes: "The recalling the troops from Virginia is one of those secret maneuvers...which we do not understand. This however is certain, nothing can be more ruinous to our cause than such proceedings, for the loyalists who came in & took the oaths are now exposed to the fury of the rebels..." and more. Four pag... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:06

$45.00
185881

KKK Ku Klux Klan w/ Gary Thomas Rowe VIOLA LIUZZO Murder Trial 1965 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346176766

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DETROIT FREE PRESS, Mass. May 5, 1965 * Informant Gary Thomas Rowe * re. Viola Liuzzo murder * Ku Klux Klan crimes * re. Civil Rights March at Selma The front page has a nice banner headline: "FBI Spy Picks Klansman As Slayer in Liuzzo Trial" with subheads and small photo of Rowe. (see) Nice for display. Nice to have from the hometown of Liuzzo, rare as such. Complete with all 52 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:05

$57.00
185880

Assassin MEHMET ALI AGCA & Pope John Paul II Meeting PHOTO Pardon 1983 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346175666

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, Dec. 28, 1983 * Pope John Paul II * Mehmet Ali Agca * Famous meeting photo The front page has a heading that reads: "Pope pardons assailant after prison meeting" with photo. (see) First report coverage continues on page 14 with another related photo. Complete with all 104 pages, tabloid size, small archival mend on page 2, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: In 1983, John Paul II visited his would-be assassin. They had a private conversation, and emerged as friends. The pope stayed in touch with Ağca's family during the latter's incarceration, and in 2000 requested that he be pardoned. The request was granted.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:05

$40.00
185879

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393020905912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 24, 1869 * Spirit photography - ghosts * William H. Mumler fraud trial Page 7 has an article with much testimony headed: "SPIRIT PHOTOGRAPHY" "Marshal Tooker's Ghostly Raid" "Prospero Mumler and His Gentile Ariel in Court" and more. (See) Text takes up almost 3 full columns. Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:04

$40.00
185878

Great STOCK MARKET CRASH Wall Street Collapse New York Times 1987 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373346171352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, October 20, 1987  * Stock market crash * Wall Street The two line banner headline announces: "STOCKS PLUNGE 508 POINTS, A DROP OF 22.6%; 604 MILLION VOLUME NEARLY DOUBLES RECORD" with subheads: "WORLDWIDE IMPACT" "Frenzied Trading Raises Fears of Recession--Tape 2 Hours Late". This was perhaps the most notable stock market "crash" issue since the 1929 event, and an elusive issue as few were saved. There are 3 related front page photos as well as a lengthy graph showing the "Dow's Record Plunge" Great to have this event in the famous New York Times. The complete issue with all 4 sections and 120 pages. In nice condition.

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Ends December 17, 2020 15:03

$215.00
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