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186917

GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER Black Hills Gold Silver Expedition DAKOTA 1874 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373419590454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 31, 1874 * General George Armstrong Custer * Black Hills gold - South Dakota expedition The top of page 10 has one column headings that include: "THE LAND OF GOLD" "Discovery of the Precious Metal in the Back Hills" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:12

$42.00
186916

CIVIL WAR Closing Events re. Lincoln's Assassination Kirby Smith 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393085310868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, May 23, 1865  * Closing events on the Civil War * re. Abraham Lincoln's assassination Page 2 includes: "The Nero Suffrage Question" "Southern Feeling Towards Davis" "The Treason Prisoners--How Jeff Appears" "Letter from a Devoted Rebel" "Spoils Taken at Augusta" "Trouble with the Negro Troops" "Trial of the Conspirators" and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:12

$29.00
186915

KU KLUX KLAN Martial Law in South Carolina WAR 1871 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393085310668

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 19, 1871 * Ku Klux Klan * South Carolina Page 3 has one column headings: "MARTIAL LAW" "A Voice From South Carolina" "the Situation Described" and more. (see) Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the folds, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:11

$30.00
186914

WILLIAM V. NORTH CAROLINA Supreme Court Decision NEVADA DIVORCE 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373419588855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 22, 1942  * Nevada divorce becomes legal (1st report) * Williams v. North Carolina decision * United States Supreme Court The front page has a one column heading: "NEVADA DIVORCES VALID OVER NATION" with subheads. First report coverage on the decision of Williams v. North Carolina divorce case that made it legal to divorce in the state of Nevada from any state in the United States. Complete in 46 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high-quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Very nice condition.

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:11

$40.00
186913

Confederate States of America CHARLESTON South Carolina Civil War 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393085310014

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, July 21, 1862  * From the origin of the Civil War This was one of only a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline (see). The front page includes: "From Richmond--Norther Reports of the Capture of  Murfreesboro--The Effect on the Stock Market in New  York "Union Meeting In New York" "Largest Northern News" "From Grenada, Miss.--Information of Curtis' Movements" "News From  Vicksburg--A Fight or Skeedaddle Expected--The Arkansas Getting Ready for Action" "Latest from Vicksburg" "Our Sick & Wounded Soldiers" "Charleston Battalion" "The Field" and a few other items. Page 2 has: 'Northern Intelligence" which has many subheads. Page 3 is taken up ... See More  

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:11

$98.00
186912

1985 MICROSOFT EXCEL First Version MacIntosh Computers Newspaper ADVERTISEMENT


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373419588101

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Nov. 25, 1985 * Microsoft Excel (first version) advertisement * For Macintosh computers Within section B is a nice double-page advertisement for the first version of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet. A very early and rare ad as there was no reason to keep this issue as there was no historic event that happened on this date. (see) And I suspect since this is a national newspaper, it was probably one of the few publications to feature this ad. Complete with all sections (40 pages), nice condition. wikipedia notes: Microsoft originally marketed a spreadsheet program called Multiplan in 1982. Multiplan became very popular on CP/M systems, but on MS-DOS systems it lost popularity to Lotus 1-2-3. Microsoft rel... See More  

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:10

$44.00
186911

Early & Rare 18th Century TRUE BRITON Singlesheet 1723 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393085309519

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TRUE BRITON, London, Sept. 16, 1723  * Early 18th century A quite uncommon single sheet newspaper which has comparatively large lettering in the masthead. Rather than present news reports, this newspaper  is almost entirely editorial with much on politics. The back page includes "Advertisements". Complete as a single sheet, partial red tax stamp to the back page, close cut along the left margin but no text loss, nice condition.

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:10

$47.00
186860

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Gazette England Old 1778 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082878895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, June 13, 1778  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy The ftpg. has a letter form General W. Howe to Lord George Germain datelined from Phila., May 11, 1778. A few bits include: "...honour to inform your Lordship of Sir Henry Clinton's arrival here...Since the earliest return of Spring a succession of detachments from hence has ranged the country for many miles this city & in the province of Jersey...to relieve the peaceable inhabitants from the persecution of their oppressors..." and much more, carrying over to pg. 2 where it is signed in type: W. Howe. Howe was leaving America to return to England, Clinton being his replacement. Page 2 has a"Report" from John ... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:26

$59.00
186859

(2) GEORGE WASHINGTON re. Algerian Pirates & American Ships Docs 1796 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417683578

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 23, 1796  * President George Washington Fully half of the front page, the two middle columns, are taken up with a lengthy treaty of peace and amity between the United States and Algeria, relating to the problems with the Algerian pirates capturing American ships. At the top is: "Treaty with the Dey of Algiers" with the George Washington script signature, and at its conclusion is a document noting its ratification, also with a George Washington script signature. A significant document in international relations from the early years of the new American republic. Four pages, damp staining mainly to the top quadrant, a small rubbing hole affects 2 words in the treaty.

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:26

$92.00
186858

Rare CONFEDERATE CAPITAL Richmond Virginia Civil War Confederacy 1863 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417683191

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, February 10, 1863  * Capital of the Confederacy The ftpg. includes: "From Fredericksburg" which begins: "The path to Heaven is not more straight & narrow than that of a correspondent from the seat of war...The indications of activity in the Yankee army still continue..." and much more. Also on the ftpg: "City Intelligence" "Additional From The North with subheads: "The Great Impending Battle at Vicksburg--The Strength of the two Armies--The Plan of Attack--The Chances of Success". Also: "Notes Of The War with subheads: "Discontent & Disaffection in the Federal Army in Louisiana--Movements of the Enemy About Vicksburg--The Defences of Savannah" and more. One of the subheads is: "General M... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:25

$79.00
186857

CAPITAL OF CONFEDERACY John Hunt Morgan Escapes Jail 1864 VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417681664

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, January 12, 1864  * From the capital of the Confederacy * General John Hunt Morgan escapes * Ohio Penitentiary - Columbus Among the front page items relating to the war are: "The War News", "Reading For Congress", "Scarcity of Fuel" "From the Rapid Ann" "Conscription of the Substitute Men". Also on the front page is a nice signed in type by: John H. Morgan, beginning: "Soldiers--I am once more among you after a long & painful imprisonment. I am anxious to be again in the field..." with more. The back page has the always-interesting editorial, this one focusing more on conscription of soldiers. Over half of the back page is taken up with reports from: "The Confederate Congress" T... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:25

$79.00
186856

Rare CONFEDERATE Battle of Cedar Mountain 1862 Richmond VA Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417679084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, August 22, 1862  * Battle of Cedar Mountain (Slaughter) * A General Stonewall Jackson victory * From the origin of the Civil War start This was one of only a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline & at the top of pages 2, 3 & 4. The ftpg. includes: "From Hardeeville, S.C.--A Gallant Dash on St. Helena Island--Capture of 36 Prisoners--A Yankee Lieut. Colonel Killed" "From Chattanooga, Tenn. -- Barhamsville, Tenn., In Possession of the Confederates--Capture of the Federal General Logan" "From Grenada, Miss--Northern News" "The Forts at Port Royal" "Benefits of the Blockade" & a few other smaller items. The best content would be the bkpg. r... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:25

$92.00
186855

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417675620

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, April 6, 1930  * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma)  * Salt march (salt satyagraha) ends  * Dandi, India  The front page has a one column heading: "Gandhi Defies Britain; Makes Salt in India" (see) Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:23

$48.00
186850

BATTLE OF THE ALAMO Siege Texas Revolution William B. Travis 1836 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082841504

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' REGISTER, Baltimore, April 16, 1836  * Battle of the Alamo (1st report) * William B. Travis - Texas Army * Texas Revolution - Sam Houston An inside page  contains a fine report on one of the more famous battles of the entire 19th century, immortalized by the John Wayne movie & remade on the big screen in recent years as well. Headed: "FROM TEXAS--Fall Of San Antonio and Massacre of the Texian Troops" this report gives the details of the Battle of the Alamo through several accounts. They contain considerable detail including the fates of Travis & Jim Bowie among others.  This text takes nearly a full page and includes a letter signed by Sam Houston. This fine report is followed by the: "Letter From Col. Trav... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:02

$430.00
186849

CAPTURE OF SAVANNAH Georgia by British General Archibald Campbell 1779 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082840131

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON MAGAZINE, England, February, 1779 * Capture of Savannah, Georgia * British General Archibald Campbell The highlight would be the historic letter from Lt. Colonel Campbell to Lord George Germaine dated from Savannah, January 16, 1779. The letter provides much details on battle events in that theater of the war and includes this capture of Savannah from General Robert Howe on December 29. Both plates called for are present, one of the rather infamous Serbian bandit "Socivizca". Complete in 48 pages, 5 by 8 1/4 inches, very nice, clean condition. Formatted very much like the Gentleman's Magazine but a much more scarce title. The title/contents page features a great engraving of the skyline of London.

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:01

$58.00
186848

Rare Obscure 18th Century Religious New York 1795 THEOLOGICAL MAGAZINE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417652175

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old magazine: THE THEOLOGICAL MAGAZINE, New York, September & October, 1795  A religious magazine which published bi-monthly, each issue dated for two months. It begin in July, 1795, and lasted only thru February, 1799, the latter issues being quarterly. An obscure title from the 18th century. Eighty pages, disbound without a full title/contents pages,  4 3/4 by 8 inches, minor foxing, nice condition. A copy of the title page is included to verify city of publication, and this being a volume one issue.

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:00

$37.00
186847

Prelude to REVOLUTIONARY WAR Tensions at Boston Captain James Cook 1774 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082838490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TOWN & COUNTRY MAGAZINE, London, April, 1774  * Prelude to the Revolutionary War Formatted much like the 'Gentleman's Magazine" but a much less common title. In "Debates in the Political Club' is mention that: "Lord North said, that the test of the Bostonians will not be the indemnification of the East-India company alone, it will remain in the breast of the king not to restore the port until peace & obedience shall be observed in the port of Boston...". There are several pages on: "Captain Cook's Voyage" around the world. Near the back are several notable American reports, a few bits including: "A great quantity of tents & camp equipment are ordered to be embarked for North America. The report continues to g... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 15:00

$63.00
186846

Early Lake ERIE CANAL First Ship Steam Boat Travel in New York 1825 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417651108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Nov. 5, 1825  * Early Erie Canal * 1st boat - ship journey Perhaps the most notable event reported is headed: "FROM BUFFALO" which tells of the first vessel--The Seneca Chief--to traverse the new Erie Canal. Although brief, the event was quite historic. Other news found within include an early American execution, cannibalism, a mention of German-Jews, a letter from John Quincy Adams, The Morris Canal, and more. Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, good condition. As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of the period."

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Ends February 04, 2021 14:59

$60.00
186824

LOU GEHRIG 4 Home Runs in a Row New York YANKEES & John McGraw 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417368460

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 4, 1932 * New York Yankees baseball * Lou Gehrig (Iron Horse) * 4 home runs in single game The top of page 8 has a two column heading: "Gehrig Hits Four Consecutive Home Runs to Equal Record Of Robert Lowe Made in 1894" (see) Complete with 10 pages, light toning at the margins, small tear along the top margin, generally nice.  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:09

$40.00
186823

LIZZIE BORDEN Fall River Massachusetts Hatchet Murders Case TRIAL 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082456787

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., June 9, 1893  * Lizzie Borden murder trial * Fall River, Massachusetts * Woman hatchet killings Page 4 has an article with coverage on the Lizzie Borden murder case with heading: "Another Interesting Day" "In The Famous Borden Trial" "Fleet's Story Of Finding An Ax" and more. Lengthy text takes up over 6 columns. Eight pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with some tiny tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:09

$58.00
186822

ORANGE COUNTY California Files for Chap. 9 BANKRUPTCY 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082456453

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 7, 1994 * Orange County, California * Files for Bankruptcy The front page has a banner headline: "Orange County Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Creditor Seeks Payment" with subheads and related photo. Lengthy text continues inside. Nice to have in this famous West Coast publication. Complete 1st section only with 34 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:08

$44.00
186821

LOUIS MEYER Wins Indianapolis INDY 500 Milk Tradition Begins 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417367283

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, N.C. May 31, 1936 * Louis Meyer wins 3rd Indianapolis 500 * Automobile race at speedway - Indiana * The drinking of milk tradition begins The front page has a three column heading: "Louis Meyer Shatters Records In Third Indianapolis Victory" with subhead and related illustration. (see) No mention of him drinking milk in this report but history shows that he did which started the tradition. Complete with 32 pages, light toning, a little margins wear, should be handled with care. source: Indy 500: Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Louis Meyer regularly drank buttermilk to refresh himself on a hot day and happened to drink some in Victory Lane as a matter of habit after winning the 1936 ... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:08

$42.00
186820

PRESTON TUCKER Indictment FRAUD 1949 Torpedo Sedan AUTOMOBILE 1949 Det Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417367141

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, June 12, 1949 * Preston Tucker indicted for fraud * Automobile designer & entrepreneur * 1948 Tucker Sedan "Tucker Torpedo" fame The front page has a one column heading: "Tucker Rips Autop Maker" with subhead. (see) Coverage on Preston Tucker's indictment for mail fraud. Great to have in a Detroit publication, rare as such. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. Some small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:08

$44.00
186819

FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL East Germany Brandenburg Gate w/ Photo 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417366976

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 10, 1989  * Fall of the Berlin Wall (1st report) * Brandenburg Gate w/ photo The top of the front page has a headline: "East Germany Opens Borders; Wall Has 'No More Meaning'" with subheads and related photo. More inside. Complete 1sat section only with pages 1-44, very nice condition.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:07

$88.00
186818

Bonnie & Clyde Marvin BARROW GANG Shootout Blanche Capture PHOTO 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417366761

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE July 26, 1933. * Clyde Barrow Gang * Machine Gun Battle * Outlaws Bonnie & Clyde * Famous photo of capture (Blanche) The bottom of the back page has a four column photo with heading: "Gang Of Bandit Suspects Engages In Machine Gun Battle With Iowa Posse; Two Captured" with brief text. Coverage on the machine gun battle with police at their wooded hide-away in which Marvin Barrow and his wife, Blanche, were captured. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also a nice front page headline concerning the ongoing killings in gangland Chicago, pretty much what is happening today under Democrat leadership. Complete with 30 pages, rag editi... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:07

$57.00
186817

HENRY FORD Automobile Pioneer Crash Car Wreck Murder Attempt ? 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417366207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 31, 1927 * Henry Ford assassination attempt ? * Automobile magnate car wreck * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "ATTEMPT TO KILL FORD FAILS" with subheads. Photo of Ford is on the back page. Complete with 38 pages, light toning, some margin wear, more so along the spine, nice for display as such.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:06

$57.00
186816

GEORGE S. PATTON World War II U.S. Army General Death BURIAL 1945 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082453204

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 25, 1945 * General George S. Patton death burial * Post World War II reports The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "PATTON BURIED AT SIDE OF 3D ARMY PRIVATE" with subhead and related pictorial. Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:06

$48.00
186815

USS WASP Aircraft Carrier Guadalcanal SINKING 1942 World War II WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082452213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, October 27, 1942 * USS Aircraft Carrier Wasp sinking * Battle of Guadacanal * World War II - WWII The front page has a four column heading: "3rd U. S. Losses Carrier Lost" with subhead: "Wasp Sinking Sept. 15 Heightens Gloom on Pacific Outlook" and photo. Coverage contines inside with another photo. (see) "This sinking actually happened over a month ago but was not made public until now making this still a first report. Complete with 22 pages, some small ink notations throughout including on just above the front page heading that reads: "wwII", light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:05

$67.00
186814

TED DRAKE Arsenal Football Club (Soccer) 7 GOALS Record Game 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082451646

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 15, 1935 * Ted Drake - Arsenal football club (soccer) * Villa Park, Aston, Birmingham, England * Seven goals - top-flight record game Page 4 of this section has a one column heading: "SOCCER MARK SET AS 60,000 LOOK ON" with subheads that include: "Seven Goals by Drake of Arsenal Best Under English League's New Rule" and more. (see) Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally good. wikipedia notes: The 1935–36 season First Division match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park took place on 14 December 1935. Arsenal won the fixture 7–1 with all of their seven go... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:05

$39.00
186813

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opeing Day PREMIERE ADVERTISEMENT 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082451059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 11, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz * Opening day advertisement (2 DAYS PRIOR) * Judy Garland and more Page 4 has an historic advertisement in early film history. See images for a 6 x 6 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in New York City. This was 6 days prior to it's grand opening. New York City was one of the first cities to release this film making this ad rare as such, especially being 6 days prior. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 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 February 04, 2021 09:04

$52.00
186812

ED GEIN Plainfield Wisconsin Serial Killer & Body Snatcher ARREST 1957 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082450583

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, November 21, 1957 * Ed Gein caught & arrested * Murderer and body snatcher * Plainfield, Wisconsin butcher The front page has a small one column heading: "Collector of Head Faces Murder Charge" (see) His killings, collecting of corpses and what he did with those bodies where portrayed in many movies including "Psycho" and "Silence of the Lambs" . Complete with 6 pages, a little margin wear, a few small binding holes along the spine/1st column.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:04

$47.00
186811

SEATTLE SLEW Thoroughbred Horse Racing Loses 1st Race J. O. TOBIN 1977 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082449728

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the Los Angeles Times, July 4, 1977 * Triple Crown winner Seattle Slew * Thoroughbred horse racing * Loses 1st race to J. O. Tobin The top of the front page of this section has a banner headline: "J.O. TOBIN AND SHOE SLAY THE SLEW" with subheads and a few related photos. Nice for display. Great to have in this West Coast publication. Sport's section only with 8 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:03

$67.00
186810

RMS CARPATHIA Titanic Rescue Fame SUNK by German U-Boat 55 1918 WWI Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082449009

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass. July 20, 1918 * RMS Carpathia sunk by German submarine U-55 * Famous for rescuing the RMS Titanic survivors The top of the front page has a one column heading: "CARPATHIA IS SUNK" with subheads and photo. (see) I wonder how many people knew that this ocean liner, famous for the rescue of the Titanic survivors actually was sunk by a German U-boat during World War I ? Much more on World War I events of the day. Complete with 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library label within the masthead, generally good.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:03

$85.00
186809

Very Rare AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Providence RI Rhode Island 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417360404

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, May 27, 1779  * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. This issue is volume 1, number 11. The front page reports on a letter "...from a tory in England to his friend in New York, written in cypher...Upon deciphering it, it was found that the writer gives a very serious account of the uneasiness, tumults and mobs in England...destination of the fleet that lately left New York...some conjecture was bound to Georgia, others to Canada, while others suspect it is designed for Chesapeake Bay to form a junction with the troops of ... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:03

$1,075.00
186808

JAMES T. CALLENDER Thomas Jefferson Dispute Slave Sally Hemings 1802 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082447117

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK EVENING POST, Aug. 16, 1802  * President Thomas Jefferson * Slave Sally Hemings * James T. Callender Pages 2 and 3 have content on the on-going feud between Thomas Jefferson and James Callender under the heading: "Jefferson & Callender", this being essay #2 of a series. Callender had a reputation as a "scandalmonger, due to the content of some of his reporting, which overshadowed the political content. He was a central figure in the press wars between the Federalist and Democratic-Republican parties. In the late 1790s, Thomas Jefferson sought him out to attack President John Adams, which Callender did. After Jefferson won the presidency, Callender expected employment as a postmaster, which was denied by Jeff... See More  

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:02

$55.00
186807

Outlaws AL BRADY GANG Bangor ME Maine SHOOTOUT vs. G-Men PHOTOS 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417359255

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, N.C. (Weekly), October 18, 1937 * Al Brady Gang shootout * Bangor ME Maine * F.B.I. - G-Men agents (1st report) The front page has a two column pictorial with heading: "Two Killers Reach End of the Trail" with brief text underneath. Coverage on the famous shootout in Bangor, Maine between the Brady gang and the F.B.I. Complete with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:02

$57.00
186806

Best LUCILLE BALL "I Love Lucy" Television Comedy Actress DEATH 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082446108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 27, 1989 * Lucille Ball death (1st report) * Actress - comedienne -  model * "I Love Lucy" television sitcom * Best title to be had ? The top of the ftpg. has four photos of Lucille Ball with a ftpg. report headed: "Lucille Ball Dies; TV's Comic Genius Was 77" with a related subhead. Much more on her on page 3, including two more related photos. Terrific to have this report in a L.A. newspaper, home of the television/film industries, home to Lucy Ball, and the city where she died. The complete first section with pages 1-44, piece torn away at the upper right corner (unrelated) (see), otherwise very nice.

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:01

$135.00
186155

DARIEN GA McIntosh County Georgia NEGROES Lynchings Martial Law 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393037803315

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, September 9, 1930  * George Grant & Willie Bryan Negro lynchings  * Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia martial law The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "NEGRO LYNCHED AS SLAYER; CALL GEORGIA TROOPS" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negroes George Grant & Willie Bryan at Darien, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Oth... See More  

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186796

President THOMAS JEFFERSON Losing Virginia Popularity 1802 Hudson NY Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALANCE & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, April 6, 1802  * President Thomas Jefferson * Losing popularity in Virginia ? Over a full page is taken up with an interesting letter: "To my Fellow Citizens of Richmond" signed by: James Rind. It is prefaced with: "Mr. Jefferson is said to be losing his popularity in Virginia as fast as he acquired it, and the following address from a gentleman, who was formerly amongst his greatest admirers, & who is the most respectable of the party in...Richmond, is a full proof that the report has good foundation...". Another page has: "By a treaty recently concluded between his Catholic majesty and the first Consul, SPAIN CEDES to FRANCE the POSSESSION OF LOUISIANA...", a ste... See More  

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186795

Infamous QUARANTINE HOSPITAL Burning Tompkinsville Staten Island 1858 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 2, 1858  * Quarantine Hospital burning * Bayley Seton Hospital * Tompkinsville, Staten Island Page 4 has a column headed: "Great Conflagration at Staten Island" "Destruction of the Quarantine Establishment" with much detail on the burning of the Quarantine Hospital, the city's first line of defense against migrant-borne infectious diseases. Also: "News From Utah" and "From St. Louis...Colored Emigration to Hayti" and "The Kansas Gold Mines". Eight pages, very nice condition.

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186794

THE WIZARD OF OZ Judy Garland Opening Week REVIEW Description 1939 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 7 ONLY of the Chicago Daily Tribune, August 27, 1939 * The Wizard of Oz film - movie * Opening week review w/ photo * Judy Garland and more Page 5 of this section has a banner headline: "Ballyhoo and Judy Garland Lure Crowds to 'Wizard of Oz'" which is a description of the film which opened in Chicago just 2 days prior. The top of page 4 has a photo of the scarecrow with heading: "Man Who Wanted A Brain" Also a small advertisement for that day. (see) Complete section 7 only with 6 pages, rag edition, printing flaw on the front page (unrelated), nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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186793

SIEGE OF YORKTOWN w/ 1781 Virginia Battle MAP & More Civil War 1862 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 12, 1862  The full ftpg. is taken up with advertisements, while most of page 3 is taken up with a huge & very detailed map with a banner headline in larger type than is commonly found: "THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN IN 1781" with a lengthy subhead (see). Various one column Civil War heads on pages 2, 4, 5 & 7. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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186792

Battle of Santiago de Cuba Spain SURRENDERS Spanish-American War 1898 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY INTER OCEAN, Chicago, July 15, 1898  * Battle of Santiago de Cuba * Spanish Navy surrenders * Spanish-American War Most of the front page is taken up with headlines on the Spanish-American War including: "SANTIAGO IS TAKEN" "Spanish Forces of General Toral Surrender to the Army of the United States" "Captive Troops Will Be Sent Home To Spain" "Porto Rico Next" "SPAIN HOLDING OUT" "Government Announces That It Has Instructed Toral to Resist to the End" and much more. Complete issue, various tears at the margins, generally good condition. Should be handled with care.

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186791

18th Century RUNAWAY SLAVE Advertisement in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Dec. 16, 1794 * Rare 18th century American title * Runaway slave advertisement Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including one on the front page for a runaway slave. Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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$38.00
186790

Charles PRETTY BOY FLOYD Bank Robber & Public Enemy No. 1 KILLED 1934 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, October 23, 1934  * Charles Pretty Boy Floyd * Public enemy No. 1 killed The front page has a one column heading: "Argue Custody Of Floyd's Pal" with subhead. (see) Page 4 has a nice pictorial showing a dead Floyd and a shed where he was killed with heading: "Pretty Boy Floyd's Career Ends on a Morgue Slab After Corn Crib Killing" (see) Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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$88.00
186789

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Lucy Stone & More 1880 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Boston, Oct. 23, 1880  * Rare publication - Women's suffrage * Lydia Maria Child death (1st report) Rare women's suffrage paper founded in 1870, produced by--among others--Lucy Stone, Alice Blackwell, Julia Ward Howe, and Mary Livermore. Published: "...to the interests of Woman, to her educational, industrial, legal & political Equality, & especially to her right of Suffrage" as noted on the ftpg. Among the articles: "Death Of Mrs. Child" "Women Voting In New York" among many other articles. Eight pages, some tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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$68.00
186788

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE California Woman Voting Votes Rights VICTORY ? 1911 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, October 12, 1911 * Women's suffrage in California * Voting rights for females The front page has a one column heading: "SUFFRAGE IS APPARENTLY VICTORIOUS IN STATE" with subheads. 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 12 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:16

$45.00
186786

Rare 18th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania w/ Ads 1798 Original Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 28, 1798 * Rare 18th century American publication Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements, including one for a runaway slave on the back page. Four pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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$36.00
186784

MARY TODD LINCOLN Suicide Attempt OSCEOLA MILLS Pennsylvania FIRE 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075050626

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1875 * Osceola Mills PA Pennsylvania fire disaster * Mary Todd Lincoln's suicide attempt The front page has one column headings: "DESTRUCTION OF A TOWN" "Osceola, Penn., Swept Over By Forest Fires" and more. Page 7 has a small heading: "Mrs. Lincoln" See image for text here. Other news of the day. Complete in 10 pages, light toning a little wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:14

$47.00
186783

THE AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE Slavers Ships Captures from Africa 1858 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, Maine, Nov. 12, 1858 * The African slavery trade - slaves Page 4 has two brief reports on the capture of2 slavers, one off the coast of Charleston and another off of Cuba. (see) Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:13

$33.00
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