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187032

Nice 18th Century AMERICAN Boston Massachusetts w/ Masthead 1795 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373426190602

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Aug. 3, 1795  * Nice masthead engraving * 18th century America If you are looking for a handsome American newspaper of the 1700's which is displayable & priced reasonably, this is one of the best. This title features one of the more decorative mastheads of the era. Complete in 4 pages, never-trimmed margins, several illustrated advertisements, a bit of foxing, period stray writing above the masthead, generally nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2021 11:37

$37.99
187031

AIR FORIDA FLIGHT 90 Boeing 737 Airplane Potomac River DISASTER 1982 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373426186772

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 14, 1982 * Air Florida Flight 90 disaster * 14th Street Bridge - Potomac River * Boeing 737-222 airplane crash The front page has a banner headline: "Jet Slams Into Bridge; 77 Die" with subheads, related photo ad map. First report coverage continues inside with more photos. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2021 11:32

$39.99
187030

Rare 18th Century Philadelphia PA Pennsylvania w/ Ads 1795 Original Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093588657

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 19, 1795 * 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. Four pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2021 11:22

$29.99
187029

FATHER DIVINE African Americans Pilgrimage Peace Mission Movement 1936 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093577293

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 21, 1936 * Father Divine's pilgrimage * African American spiritual leader * International Peace Mission movement The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Flag Row Mars Divine Pilgrimage As 1,877 Visit 'Promised Land'" with subhead. (see) Coverage continues inside with related photo. (see) 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 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... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2021 11:10

$36.99
187028

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


eBay Auction Item # 373426117615

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMPHIS PRESS-SCIMITAR, Tennessee, August 17, 1977 * The death of Elvis Presley * Great issue from his hometown * Considerable details and photos This 50 page issue has nice headlines which include: "A Lonely Life Ends on Elvis Presley Boulevard" and other related subheads, and includes front page photos of "Elvis last year" and "Elvis in the beginning." The inside has: "The Beginnings of a King", "The King Will Live Forever As Legend of Rock 'n Roll", and "Elvis Dies Quickly at Graceland After Suffering Heart Failure", along with a full page of photos headed: "The Life of a True Legend as Seen Through a Lens." Terrific to have this first report from the city where he died. Bit of minor wear at the central horizontal fo... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2021 10:01

$34.99
187027

Rare JONATHAN SWIFT as Editor of Early 18th Century THE EXAMINER 1713 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093486562

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EXAMINER, London, June 12, 1713  * Rare 18th century publication This editorial-format newspaper was edited by the famed Jonathan Swift at this time (of Gulliver's Travels fame), It promoted a Tory perspective on British politics, at a time when Queen Anne had replaced Whig ministers with Tories. Complete as a single sheet newspaper as was typical of the day, 7 1/2 by 13 inches, nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2021 09:59

$49.99
187026

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN 1795 BOSTON Massachusetts w/ Creek Indians Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373426114220

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL ORRERY, Boston Nov. 26, 1795  * Uncommon title Certainly one of the less common American titles from the 18th century. Pages 1 and 2 contain: "Creek Indians - Extract of a Letter from the Sec. of War to...George Mathews, Gov. of Georgia..." which concerns a treaty with the Creek Indians. Also on page 2 is a report from Winchester which begins: "A gentleman from the South Western Territory informs that  governor Blount was meet...at Tellico block house by several chiefs and warriors of each of the tribes of Creek, Cherokee and Chickasaw Indians with whom he commenced a talk..." with more. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2021 09:56

$39.99
187025

1st 7 AMERICAN ASTRONAUTS Alan Shepherd - John Glenn & More NAMED 1959 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093476181

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 10, 1959   * Alan Shepard, John Glenn & more * First U.S. Astronauts are introduced The front page has a three column photo with heading: "Seven Candidates for Spaceman Assignment" Also a three column heading: "Space Trip Candidates Confident" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the announcement of NASA's original 7 astronauts. Complete with 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2021 09:41

$37.99
187024

1st Ever NBA BASKETBALL Finals Philadelphia Warriors Win TITLE in 1947 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373426096481

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 23, 1947 * Philadelphia Warriors (Golden State) * Wins the 1st NBA basketball title The sport's section (Page 14) has a brief and discrete report at the bottom of the page headed: "Philadelphia Bags BAA Crown" (see) I assume the small report here is because basketball wasn't a popular sport at the time. It is what it is, still a 1st report though. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 19, 2021 09:25

$37.99
187023

Rare 18th Century AMERICAN w/ Nice Masthead w/ Advertisements 1790 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093455866

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, March 4, 1790  * Nice masthead engraving * 18th century America All of the front page is taken up with lengthy & detailed reports of: "Proceedings in the House of Representatives of the United States" and includes talk: "On the Report o the Secretary of the Treasury". Various news of the day inside and a wealth of ads. The bkpg. is filled with ads including 4 nice illustrated house ads. Four pages, small binding holes at the blank spine, wide, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.

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Ends January 19, 2021 09:17

$49.99
187022

President GEORGE WASHINGTON Arrives in Captial - Philadelphia PA 1790 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093448948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, Dec. 1, 1790  * President George Washington * Capital of U.S. - Philadelphia arrival Page 3 has a short bit noting: "Saturday last the President of the United States, his Lady and Family, arrived in this city from Virginia."  The front page has a chart of "Exports from the District of Bermuda-Hundred...".  Page 3 has a note: "The 7th anniversary of the evacuation of the city of New York by the British army was celebrated last week by the citizens, with the usual demonstrations of joy." The back page has a "Treasury Department" notice for supplying rations to the posts at Springfield, Mass., and West Point. Four pages, wide, never-trimmed margins, scattered foxing and m... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2021 09:08

$47.99
187021

GEORGE WASHINGTON John Adams & Thomas Jefferson Alexander Hamilton1790 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373426083707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, New York, Aug. 11, 1790  * President George Washington * John Adams & Thomas Jefferson On page 2 under an engraving of a heraldic eagle are four "Acts" of Congress, each signed in type by: John Adams, George Washington & Thomas Jefferson. Page 2 also has a "Proclamation" issued by the "King of the Frenchmen" urging them to unite "...and to favor with all their might the establishment of the Constitution...", signed in type: Louis. Also a brief item headed "Dr. Franklin" which references his death. Page 3 has under "Congress" proceedings of the House of Representatives, plus an interesting item in the last column that says: "Last week the key of the Bastile, accompanied with a fine draw... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2021 09:03

$174.99
187020

AUGUSTINE PREVOST Failed Raid on Charleston SC 1779 Revolutionary War Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093436670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, Aug. 10, 1779  * British General Augustine Prevost * Unsuccessful raid on Charleston SC Page 3 has a report: "...arrived in town from Portsmouth with the news of the defeat of Gen. Prevost. The fact of General Prevost's defeat is now confirmed beyond the possibility of doubt. On the 13th and 14 of June two engagements were fought near Charles Town, South Carolina between the American army commanded by General Lincoln, and the English forces under General Prevost. The latter was finally repulsed & it is greatly to be feared that a second Saratoga business was the consequence...advices from America which mention the total overthrow of General Prevost's army." The back page has a note: "... See More  

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Ends January 19, 2021 08:59

$49.99
186994

U.S. - JAPAN TENSIONS Almost Exactly 10 Yrs Prior to Pearl Harbor 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093424974

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE., Nov. 29, 1931 * United States and Japan tensions * Almost exactly 10 years prior to attack The front page has a nice banner headline: "U. S.--JAPAN RIFT FADING OUT" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 60+ pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends January 19, 2021 08:38

$39.99
186993

Rare PITTSFIELD MASSACHUSETTS Berkshite County 19th Century 1878 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093415690

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PITTSFIELD SUN, Massachusetts, Oct. 23, 1878 * Berkshire County  * American Indians war era  This uncommon title has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete with all 8 pages, a little staining, some wear at the top left corner, generally good.

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Ends January 19, 2021 08:31

$24.99
186992

AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Government Audit Reveals Income Tax Problems 1931 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093412968

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 19, 1931 * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * Annual income surfaces * Government audit reveals Page 5 has a one column heading: "Gives Capone Income As $1,641,979 In 1928" with subhead. (see) Was this the beginning of the end for Capone ? He would eventually be tried and convicted if income tax evasion later that year. Complete with 56 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 19, 2021 08:28

$37.99
186991

FRANK COSTELLO Gangster MOB BOSS Kefauver Hearings & A. Anastasia 1951 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373426065118

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, March 21, 1951 * Frank Costello - NYC gangster - mob boss * United States Senate Special Committee to Investigate Crime in Interstate Commerce The front page has a seven column heading: "Costello's Friends Handed Political Plums" with subheads that include: "Gambler's Influence Is Called 'Sinister'" and more. Coverage continues inside with photo of Albert Anastasia. (see) Complete with 32 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends January 19, 2021 08:25

$49.99
186990

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS Win World Series MLB Baseball CHAMPIONS 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373426056577

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., October 9, 1934. * St. Louis Cardinals win World Series * Major League Baseball Champions The front page has a three column heading: "Cardinals Win Fourth Contest And Series In Wild Game At Detroit" with scoreboard, lineups and inning by inning description. Twelve pages, light toning and some wear at the margins with a few tears.

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Ends January 19, 2021 08:07

$49.99
186989

RICHARD SPECK Chicago IL Student NURSES Dormitory Rape & MURDERS 1966 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373426046447

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1966 * Richard Speck mass murders * Chicago student nurses The front page has a two column heading: "Survivor Says Killer of 8 Lulled Fears of Victims" Coverage continues on the back page with related photo and small sketch of Speck. Complete with 52 pages, close cut long the right margin of the front page which slightly affect unrelated text, generally nice.

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Ends January 19, 2021 07:51

$39.99
186988

QUENTIN ROOSEVELT President Theodore's Son World War I KILLED 1918 WWI Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393093380514

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., July 18, 1918 * Quentin Roosevelt killed (1st report) * President Theodore Roosevelt's son * United States Army Air Service * Bastille Day - World War I France The front page has one column headings: "Killed in France" "Quentin Roosevelt" "Shot Down In Airplane" "Colonel's Youngest Son" and more. (see) Quentin was President Theodore Roosevelt's youngest son. Much on World War I. Fourteen pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small library label within masthead, generally in good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 19, 2021 07:43

$39.99
186987

CHLORAMPHENICOL Chloromycetin is fully Synthesized for 1st Time 1949 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393092325207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 27, 1949 * Chloromycetin - Chloramphenicol * Antibiotic for bacterial infections * Made artificially for the 1st time Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "'Wonder Drug,' Foe of Plagues, Is Made Artificially in Quantity" First report coverage continues on page 63 with 2 related photos including one of Mildred Rebstock, American pharmaceutical chemist. This was the first instance of an antibiotic being fully synthesized. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete 1st section only with all 80 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Chloramphenicol was first isolated from Streptomyces ve... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2021 12:45

$49.99
186986

Best FORREST GUMP Film Movie Opening Day AD & Review 1994 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425215084

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 6, 1994 * Best "Forrest Gump" film advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Comedy-drama - Tom Hanks A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Forrest Gump" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting, we have yet to see such unique & dramatic... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2021 12:42

$89.99
186985

HANNA WYOMING Carbon County Coal Mine # 1 EXPLOSION Disaster 1903 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425213406

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 1, 1903 * Hanna Mine # 1 explosion disaster * Union Pacific Coal Company - Wyoming The top of the front page has a three column headline: "RESCUERS FOUGHT BY CRAZED MINERS" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, some residue along the spine from disbinding, generally nice.

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Ends January 18, 2021 12:39

$37.99
186984

JEWISH RABBIS Jews Judaica Blessing to President Thedore Roosevelt1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425208703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 3, 1903 * Jewish - Jews - Judaica - Hebrews * President Theodore Roosevelt blessing * Central conference of American rabbis The top of the front page has a one column heading: "JEWISH BLESSING UPON ROOSEVELT" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 18, 2021 12:30

$37.99
186983

GORDON BENNET CUP Automobile Car Race Racing KILDARE IRELAND 1903 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393092287580

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 2, 1903 * James Gordon Bennett Cup - automobile race * Athy, County Kildare, Ireland The top of the front page has a two column headline: "RACE MARRED BY ACCIDENTS" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 18, 2021 12:13

$37.99
186982

ILINDEN-PREOBRAZHENIE UPRISING Ottoman Empire Turks Bulgarians 1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425190433

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 24, 1903 * Ilinden-Preobrazhenie Uprising * Ottoman Empire - Bulgarians The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HUNDREDS MASSACRED" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 12:06

$34.99
186981

BATTLE OF ANTIETAM New Jersey Troops Monument Roosevelt Dedication1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393092271185

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 17, 1903 * Battle of Antietam monument dedication * Troops of New Jersey during Civil War * Theodore Roosevelt tribute speech The top of the front page has a two column headline: "THE PRESIDENT AT ANTIETAM" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 11:56

$34.99
186980

United States Yacht RELIANCE Wins Sailing Auld Mug AMERICA'S CUP 1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425109222

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 3, 1903 * U.S. Yacht Reliance vs. Shamrock III * America's Cup win at New York City Harbor Near the bottom of the front page is a three column heading: "RELIANCE WON BY OVER TWO MILES" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 10:05

$37.99
186979

Heavyweight BOXING Title JAMES J. JEFFRIES vs. James J. Corbett 1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425091219

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug.15, 1903 * James J. Jeffries vs. James J. Corbett * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) The top of page 2 has a two column heading: "CORBETT HAD LITTLE SHOW" with subhead and round by round description. (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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 09:46

$59.99
186978

BATTLE OF WOOSTER MOUND Oklahoma Martin Brothers Gang Vs. Lawmen 1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425046682

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug.10, 1903 * Battle of Wooster Mound - Oklahoma * Martin Brothers Gang vs. Lawmen The front page has a one column heading: "SHERIFFS KILL TWO OUTLAWS" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 08:32

$39.99
186977

SAMUEL LANGLEY AERODROME Airplane Flying Machine Flight Failure 1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393092057730

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 8, 1903 * Samuel Pierpont Langley * Aerodrome flying machine failure * Early Aviation before Wright Brothers The front page has a one column heading: "MACHINE FLEW--INTO THE RIVER" with subhead. (see) The Wright Brothers would make their historic flight just a few months later. 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 08:26

$49.99
186976

WALLACE BROTHERS CIRCUS Train Wreck Disaster at Durand Michigan 1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425039686

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 7, 1903 * The Great Wallace Brothers Circus Train Disaster The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FRIGHTFUL WRECK OF CIRCUS TRAIN" 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 6 pages, small library stamps and archival mend within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 08:19

$37.99
186975

POPE PIUS X Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto Catholic Church ELECTED 1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373425029164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 4, 1903 * Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto * Becomes Pope Pius X The top of the front page has a three column headline: "CARDINAL SARTO ELECTED PONTIFF" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 08:09

$34.99
186974

TEWKSBURY Massachusetts Dynamite Powder Mill EXPLOSION Disaster 1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393092036029

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 29, 1903 * Tewksbury Massachusetts explosion disaster The top of the front page has a three column headline: "AWFUL EXPLOSION IN MASSACHUSETTS" 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 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 08:01

$34.99
186973

HMS KING EDWARD VII Royal Navy Pre-Dreadnought Battleship Launched1903 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393092026045

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 23, 1903 * HMS King Edward VII Launching * Royal Navy battleship The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BIG BATTLESHIP IS LAUNCHED" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 07:54

$34.99
186563

Best RAIN MAN Dustin Hoffman Wins Movie Oscars & Michael Milken 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393060873193

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, March 30, 1989 * 'Rain Man' shines at the Oscars * Dustin Hoffman & Jodie Foster * Michael Milken indicted for fraud The front page has a two column heading: "Hoffman, Jodie Foster, 'Rain Man' Win Oscars" with subhead and color photos of both Dustin Hoffman and Jodie Foster. (see) Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. Also on the front page is another two column heading: "'Junk Bond' King Milken Indicted for Stock Fraud" and more with photo. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-30, very nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 06:48

$52.00
186562

ALVIN 'Creepy' KARPIS Last Public Enemy # 1 Captured PHOTOS 1936 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373396559772

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Nebraska, May 2, 1936  * Alvis Karpis (creepy) captured (1st report) * Last public Enemy No. 1 - early F.B.I. The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Karpis Captured By G-Men in Raid at New Orleans" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 2 with photo of Karpis and more. Complete with 30 pages, light toning, small library label on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends January 18, 2021 06:48

$62.00
186560

Captian HUGH PIGOT Royal Navy Officer BRUTALITY re. Americans 1796 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393060872314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, Aug. 31, 1796  * Hugh Pigot (Royal Navy officer) The ftpg. has an interesting article by the notorious Captain Hugh Pigot of the British Navy, concerning cruelty towards Americans. Within a year his reputation for brutality would provide his men to mutiny, one of the bloodiest in the history of the Royal Navy, causing the death of Pigot and 9 of his officers. Page 2 has 3 letters signed by Buonaparte, on his latest military efforts in Europe. Four pages, very nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 06:46

$41.00
186559

White Star Line RMS TITANIC SINKING Survivors Aboard Carpathia 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393060872164

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: OAKLAND TRIBUNE, California, April 17, 1912  * RMS Titanic Sinking - survivors on the Carpathia A nice issue on the Titanic disaster with the banner head: " 'ALL WOMEN SAVED FROM WRECK' FLASHES WIRELESS" with a nice graphic showing the locality of the tragedy and insets of four people and a photo of the "Scout Cruiser Chester". Subheads include: "Only 710 Said To Be Coming On Carpathia" "Franconia Relays Message; First and Second Class List Is Now Known" "All Women Saved!" "Steamer With Rescued Is 500 Miles From N.Y." "Scout Cruiser Chester Hears From Carpathia; 1312 Lost, Say Officials" and more. Coverage continues inside with banner headlines on pages 2 & 4 as well as graphics. Present are pages 1-8 of 20 pages... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2021 06:45

$630.00
186558

Rare 1798 Baltimore MD Maryland Newspaper w/ George Washington & John Adams


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373396556511

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, July 30, 1798  * General George Washington again ? Page 2 an address to the President from the people of Caroline County, Maryland, followed by his response signed: John Adams. And then another letter to him from Rockingham County, North Carolina, with his response also signed: John Adams. Also a great recruiting letter headed: "Gen. Washington Commands!! Hark! the Drum Beats to Arms!" being a call to the men of Middlesex & Somerset counties in New Jersey, noting: "...that they will be accompanied by the great, illustrious, magnanimous General WASHINGTON..." who recently accepted the position of commander-in-chief of the military. A fine letter. Four pages, handsome mast... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2021 06:45

$54.00
186557

SAN YSIDRO McDONALD'S MASSACRE San Diego Mass Shooting Murders 1984 LA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393060871827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 19, 1984 * San Ysidro McDonald's massacre * San Diego, California mass shooting * James Huberty - mass murder The front page has a banner headline: "21 Die in San Diego Massacre" with subhead and 2 related photos. Nice for display. More on page 3. Complete 1st section only with pages 1-24, very light toning along the central fold, very nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2021 06:45

$58.00
186556

ABRAHAM LINCOLN President-Elect at Springfield, Illinois 1861 Pre War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373396555282

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 30, 1861  * Abraham Lincoln about to change America Near the top of the front page is: "Important From Springfield" "The Position Of the President Elect" noting in part: "...stating that Mr. Lincoln had written to his Congressional friends recommending conciliatory measures...country may rest assured that in Abraham Lincoln they have a Republican President...Mr. Lincoln is not committed to the Border State Compromise, nor to any other..." with more (see). Page 4 has: "The Canada Fugitive Slave Case" . Four pages, various foxing & some damp staining, otherwise good.

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Ends January 18, 2021 06:44

$37.00
186555

Outlaw JOHN DILLINGER Hunted in Chicago POST Little Bohemia Lodge 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373394272510

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 3, 1934  * Outlaw John Dillinger now in Chicago IL * The city where he would be killed * Post Little Bohemia Lodge shootout Page 3 has one column headings that include: "DILLINGER HUNTED IN CHICAGO AGAIN" "Car He Seized After Escaping Wisconsin Trap Is Found Abandoned" "Seats Are Bloodstained" and more.  Complete in 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high-quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Very nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:53

$40.00
186554

Best RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL Rockefeller Center Venue OPENS 1932 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373394271491

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 28, 1932  * Radio City Music Hall opens * Rockefeller Center * Best title to be had ? The middle of the front page has one column heads: "RADIO CITY PREMIERE IS A NOTABLE EVENT" "Many Prominent New Yorkers at Opening Show in the Huge Music Hall" "6,200 Seats Filled as Spectators of Stage and Auditorium Cast a Colorful Spell" and more, continuing inside with related photos. This report is likely only found in a New York newspaper. Complete in 36 pages, this is "rag edition" printed on very high-quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Very nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:53

$59.00
186553

SNOW WHITE Walt Disney Opening Day REVIEW w/ Dopey Illustration 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058506438

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1938  * Snow White and the seven dwarfs * Walt Disney animated cartoon movie * Opening day movie review Page 21 contains a very nice, detailed, and lengthy review of the new animated feature-length movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs", the very first by Walt Disney. The very favorable review begins: "Sheer fantasy, delightful, gay and altogether captivating, touched the screen yesterday when Walt Disney's long-awaited feature-length cartoon of the Grimm fairy tale, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" had its local premiere at the Radio City Music Hall. Let your fears be quieted at once: Mr. Disney and his amazing technical crew have outdone themselves..." with more (photos show portions). In... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:52

$145.00
186552

Best ANAHEIM DUCKS win Stanley Cup Hockey NHL CHAMPIONSHIP Trophy 2007 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058503292

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 7, 2007 * Anaheim Ducks win their only Stanley Cup * National Hockey League - NHL * California's very first team champions * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The top of the front page has a four column photo showing Scott Niedermayer holding up the Stanley Cup trophy. Also a three column heading: "Ducks get last laugh--and the Cup to show for it" Much more in the sport's section with front page headline: "Webbed Feat" with photo. More inside. Great to have in this famous L.A. publication. Complete with all 5 sections, very nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:50

$82.00
186551

Nice JFK JOHN F. KENNEDY President Assassination 1963 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373394264829

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXAMINER--EXTRA, Los Angeles, Nov. 22, 1963  * John F. Kennedy assassination Bold headline above the masthead: "KENNEDY SHOT Condition Very Critical" with the related text under the heading "Bulletin". Evidence that this is a very early & quickly-prepared edition is a ftpg. report: "Jackie Is a Wow in Texas; Kennedy Mends Fences" Difficult to find JFK assassination reports in which he was still alive at the time the edition went to press. The complete first section (of 4) with pages 1-24, a bit of toning to the central fold, generally nice.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:50

$72.00
186550

Rare SAN DIEGO Old West Southern California Pacific Ocean Coast 1876 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058502499

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, July 12, 1876  * Rare & early from Southern California Various news items including a brief report on: "A Monument for Custar [sic]--Sixty Deaths by Sunstroke" "A Historical Sketch of San Diego" being #3 of a series; "Notes From the Mines" and more. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:50

$36.00
186549

OPERATION REDWING 1st Airbourne Nuclear Atomic Bomb Bikini Atoll 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373394263173

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. May 21, 1956 * Operation Redwing - Cherokee nuclear weapon * 1st U.S. air delivered thermonuclear device * Bikini Atoll - Marshall Islands The front page has a one column heading: "H-Bomb Dropped From B52" with subhead. (see) Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:49

$38.00
186548

GRAF ZEPPELIN Airship 1st Around World Flight (PreStart) Eckener 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058501840

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 5, 1929 * LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship) * 1st to fly around the World (pre-start) * Hugo Eckener The front page has a nice banner headline: "ZEP DOCKS; CUTS FLYING TIME" with subheads. (see) More on page 2 with small related map. Two related photos are on the back  page. First report coverage on the Graf Zeppelin flight to America where it was to start a flight around the World a few days later. Nice for display. 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, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:49

$48.00
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