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194551

Actor EDWIN BOOTH Richard II Theater Play ASSASSINATION Attempt 1879 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809155328

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EASTON EXPRESS, Pennsylvania, April 25, 1879 * Actor Edwin Booth * Attempted assassination * Mark Gray The top of page 2 has an article headed: "The Booth Shooting" with subhead. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: Mark Gray (attempted assassin) was a traveling salesman from Keokuk, Iowa who fired two shots from a pistol at actor Edwin Booth on April 23, 1879. Booth was playing the title role in Richard II (play) at McVickers Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, during the final act of the William Shakespeare tragedy. Gray gave as his motive a wrong done to a friend by Booth. Gray's shots, which were fired from a distance of thirty-four feet, missed Booth... See More  

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Ends December 29, 2021 07:58

$37.00
194511

NELLIE BLY Female Wardens in WOMEN'S PRISONS Report 1888 The World NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393718749924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WORLD, New York, Jan. 13, 1889   * Nellie Bly expose * Women in the workplace Nellie Bly is perhaps most famous for her trip around the world, which turned the fictional work by Jules Vernes' "Around the World in Eighty Days" into fact for the first time. But there were various other projects which consumed her journalistic career, perhaps most notably her undercover work in exposing the poor treatment of patients at the Blackwell Island asylum for the insane. This issue reports on page 14 her work at some big city Women prison and their female wardens. The article is headed: "WITH THE PRISON MATRONS" "They Tell Nellie Bly That Women Never Reform" and more. The lengthy article article is signed at its conclusion... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2021 07:57

$92.00
194454

PATTY HEARST RELEASED Symbionese Liberation Army SLA Kidnapping 1976 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393709802915

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 19, 1976 * Patty Hearst, convicted bank robber, release * Newspaper heiress, socialite, actress & kidnap victim The front page banner headline announces: "PATTY GOES HOME" with a subhead: "Released on Bail of $1.5 Million" Patty Hearst was the granddaughter of publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst who in 1974 gained notoriety during the waning days of the counterculture era when she was kidnapped by, and later joined, the Symbionese Liberation Army. Apprehended after having taken part in a bank heist with other SLA members, Hearst was imprisoned for almost two years before her sentence was commuted by President Jimmy Carter. The complete first section only (of 6) with 32 pages, good condit... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2021 10:39

$40.00
194398

Rare WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Female Movement Lucy Stone Founder 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393706553616

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Worcester, May 19, 1917  * Rare publication * Women's suffrage Upper right corner notes: "Oldest Suffrage Newspaper In The World" and under the title: "Founded in 1870 by Lucy Stone and Henry B. Blackwell." As would be imagined much of the content is on women's rights & suffrage concerns, as the national right to vote would happen in a couple of years. The ftpg. has: "Patriotic Activities Occupying Women" "Woman Is Given High Office" "Women Introduce a New Measure" & much more, with much inside as well. Complete in 6 pages, somewhat irregular at the spine margin, some archival mends near margins, generally good.

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Ends December 17, 2021 10:27

$43.00
194278

KATHERINE STINSON Woman Aviator Aviation Pioneer AIRLPLANE Flight 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373788243858

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Nov. 16, 1915  * Katherine Stinson airplane flights * Woman aviator pioneer - U.S. Postal Service Page 10 features a huge photo headed: "Two Sensational Flights To Be Made by Young Girl", being Katherine Stinson. Stinson was a pioneering American aviator who set flying records for aerobatic maneuvers, distance, and endurance. She was the fourth woman in the United States to obtain a pilot's certificate, which she at the age of 21. Fourteen pages, in very nice condition.

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Ends December 11, 2021 11:19

$38.00
194248

18th Century WOMEN'S RIGHTS SUPPORT Movement 1795 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393688699344

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES, Philadelphia, Jan. 27, 1795 * 18th century Women's rights support Page 3 has a report concerning a dinner of the Officers of the First Philadelphia Regiment of City Militia, at which there were 15 toasts, the last of which is supportive of women's rights: "The Rights of Woman--May our fair country women, have their full share f the blessings we enjoy, and always take that rank in society to which they are entitled." A very early item supportive of women's rights. The back page has a lottery ad: "For the Improvement of the Federal City" then under construction. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, great condition. This was the home of the nation's capital at the time while awaiting the... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2021 15:07

$68.00
194614

GERALDINE FERRARO 1st Female Woman Candidate on Major Ticket 1984 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393744514860

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1984  This is a seldom saved, yet politically significant reports as it announces the very first woman running mate on a major political ticket. The headline announces: "GERALDINE FERRARO IS CHOSEN BY MONDALE AS RUNNING MATE, FIRST WOMAN ON MAJOR TICKET" with related subheads. Also a front page photo showing the two. The complete first section (of 3) with pages 1-26, good condition.

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Ends December 06, 2021 13:08

$34.99
194195

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination - Preparing for FUNERAL Obsequies 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393679365887

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, April 19, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination * The hunt for John Wilkes Booth Over half of the first column is taken up with some nice heads concerning the funeral of Abraham Lincoln, including: "SADNESS" "Preparation for the Funeral of The Martyred President" "An Imposing & Solemn Ceremony" "The Body Lying In State" "The Whole Country In Mourning" "The Conspirators Tracked" "Arrest of the Assassin of Secretary Seward" "Four of His Female Accomplices Caught" "The Capture of Booth Hourly Expected" "The Detectives On His Trail" and more. The entire ftpg. is taken up with coverage of the funeral plans, including a crude diagram of: "The Funeral Cortege" showing the position of the hearse. Additiona... See More  

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Ends December 05, 2021 11:40

$210.00
194119

First Woman ELECTRIC CHAIR Electrocution Execution MARTHA M.PLACE 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373777764633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 20, 1899 * First woman to die in electric chair...  * Martha Place - early 1st report...    Near the top of the front page is a small one column heading: "Murderess Electrocuted" (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:04

$58.00
193973

(2) SLAVES Slavery & STAGECOACH Advertisements 1811 Baltimore Maryland Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393652030633

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: AMERICAN & COMMERCIAL DAILY ADVERTISER, Baltimore, Aug. 17, 1811   * Rare 19th century publication * (2) Slaves advertisements A typical newspaper of the day with various news and a wealth of advertisements. Among the front page ads is: "NEGROES - Wanted immediately about fifteen young Negro Slaves, Male and Female, from ten to twenty years old, for which the highest price in cash will be paid." The back page has: "150 Dollars Rew... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2021 06:42

$34.00
183956

SUSAN B. ANTHONY Women's Suffrage Trial for Illegal Woman VOTING 1873 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373170143961

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 18, 1873  * United States vs. Susan B. Anthony trial * Illegal voting on 1872 Presidential election Page 7 has first report coverage on the trial of Susan B. Anthony for illegal voting under the headings: "Woman's Rights" "Trial of Susan B. Anthony at Canandaigua, N.Y.--Does the Fact of a Voter Being a Woman Constitute a Crime ?..." See images for text here. This trial lasted just one day and Anthony would be found guilty on this day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 26, 2021 14:00

$80.00
193896

WOMEN'S RIGHTS "MOB" CONVENTION New York City Woman's Suffrage 1853 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393641711287

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 12, 1853  * "Mob Convention" - Woman's suffrage Page 2 has a report concerning: "The Women's Rights Convention" held in New York. A few bits note in part: "...Among the speakers in defence of the rights of women were Lucretia Mott...and Mr. R. C. Burleigh. The latter was loudly hissed, whereupon he remarked that he was afraid there were some persons there who were  carrying women's rights too far, as they allowed no one but a woman to speak without being hissed & insulted...the uproar became terrific; shouting, screaming, laughing...and the Convention broke up...amid the wildest uproar." This is followed by a brief item concerning Lucy Stone. This has been ref... See More  

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Ends November 21, 2021 08:26

$57.00
193751

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Movement 19th Amendment Close WOMAN TO VOTE ? 1918 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393629053336

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, Jan. 10, 1918  * Susan D. Anthony's campaign * The Women's Suffrage movement * 19th Amendment sought The front page has a report headed: "Equal Suffrage Wins" "Susan B. Anthony Amendment Is To Be Adopted by Congress Today". Although the vote in the House would pass by exactly two-thirds of the votes it would fail in the Senate, ultimately getting the Senate's approval in June, 1919. Once submitted to the states for ratification the 19th Amendment would be effective August 26, 1920. Six pages, loose at the spine, various margin tears with some margin flaking, quite fragile & should be handled carefully.

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Ends November 14, 2021 11:46

$44.00
193452

WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Female Woman Demonstration White House Rioting 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373741319879

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 20, 1917 * Fight for Women's Suffrage * Disorder at the White House * Demonstration - Picketing - Rioting * Dora Lewis & Lucy Burns The front page has a nice banner headline in red lettering: "NEAR RIOTING AT WHITE HOUSE" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, small light stain with two tiny holes from where a address label was removed within headline, generally very nice.

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Ends November 01, 2021 07:36

$52.00
193400

1917 WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE New York Amendment 1 Election Vote Approved 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373737944024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 7, 1917 * Women's Suffrage election - Woman's * New York Amendment 1 approved The front page has a two column heading: "Nation Wide Suffrage Amendment is Boosted By Result in New York". (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 16 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, small library label on the front page, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 28, 2021 14:50

$44.00
193221

FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN 1st Black Woman Jane Bolin Sworn In Judge 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393585435585

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, July 24, 1939  * Jane Bolin sworn in as judge (NYC) * 1st African-American black Woman Page 6 has a very notable item being a report of the first African-American woman judge in the United States.  The article features a photo of Jane Bolin being sworn into office, headed: "N.Y. Negro Woman Judge Won Honors at Wellesley" followed by a caption and an article on her. Jane Bolin was the first black woman to graduate from Yale Law School, the first to join the New York City Bar Association and the first to join the New York City Law Department. She became the first black woman to serve as a judge in the United States when she was sworn into this office on July 22. Complete in 20 pages, small... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:31

$82.00
193185

New York City Women Woman Mobs FOOD RIOTS World War I Shortages 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393585017382

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 20, 1917 * New York City food riot of 1917 * World War I era shortages The front page has a nice banner headline: "STARVING WOMEN STORM CITY HALL IN NEW YORK" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends October 20, 2021 09:59

$45.00
192929

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393559783750

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., June 4, 1928  * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" - 1st stage flight Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The top of the front page has a five column headline: "THE FRIENDSHIP HOPS OFF FOR TREPASSEY ON LONDON FLIGHT" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for about 2 weeks. Complete with 12 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:14

$40.00
192851

SHIRLEY CHISHOLM DEATH 1st Black Woman in Congress Pres Candidate 2005 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393547869716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 4, 2005   * Death of Shirley Chisholm * 1st African American Woman elected to the United States Congress Page 10 of Section B has a half-page report on the death and obituary of "Shirley Chisholm, 80: Ran for President, Served 13 Years in Congress." She was the first African-American to be elected to the United States Congress; and in 1972 the first black candidate for a major party's nomination for President of the United States, and the first woman to run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination. This also includes a 6 1/2 x 4 /12 photo and a smaller more current photo of Mrs. Chisholm. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day are within. Complete and in very nice... See More  

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Ends October 02, 2021 14:25

$225.00
192821

JEAN PICCARD High Altitude Ballooning Stratosphere FLIGHT Photos1934 Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373705263144

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure photo section only, October 28, 1934 * Jeannette Piccard ballooning * Stratosphere flight - 1st Woman The front page of this rotogravure section has three photos regarding the recent ballooning feat. Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 01, 2021 15:02

$33.00
192638

Woman RUTH SNYDER & Gray Prison ELECTRIC CHAIR Day of Execution 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373695857894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, Jan. 12, 1928  * Murderers Ruth Snyder & Henry Judd Gray * Prison executions (day of) - electric chair The bold banner headline announces: "RUTH'S STAY ILLEGAL" concerning the murder trial of Ruth Snyder and her paramour, Judd Gray, both found guilty of murdering Ruth's husband. A large photo of the two headed: "Ruth Snyder Moans in Terror of Death Chair". They would be executed that evening. Her execution was made famous when a journalist secretly took a photo inside the execution chamber, shown on the front page of the New York Daily News. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:21

$40.00
192628

WOMAN'S Women's Rights Suffragette Militant Attack Baron Weardale 1914 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393529802476

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 18, 1914 * English suffragette militant attacks w/ dogwhip * Philip Stanhope, 1st Baron Weardale * Women's - Woman's voting rights movement The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MILITANT SUFFRAGETTE SAVAGELY HORSEWHIPS AGED BARON WEAEDALE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. 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 18 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:13

$40.00
192278

AMELIA EARHART Airplane Flight ATLANTIC OCEAN 1st Woman Aviator 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373678457350

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 18, 1928   * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart making history * Flies across the Atlantic Ocean * During flight report The front page has a three column headline: "'LADY LINDY' OUT OVER OCEAN WITH RAIN AND GALES IN PATH; MABEL BOLL MAY HOP TODAY" with subheads. (see) 1st report coverage on Amelia Earhart's famous Atlantic Ocean flight. (during) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, a little margin wear, mainly along spine, generally good.

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:53

$62.00
192226

Early LILLIE LANGTRY Jersey Lily London Actress WEDS Marries 1899 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393488745811

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 15, 1899 * Actress Lily Langtry marries   Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "Lily Langtry Weds" 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 8 pages, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends September 06, 2021 13:45

$38.00
192220

MARTHA WASHINGTON DEATH President George Wife Mount Vernon 1802 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393488743869

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON GAZETTE, May 31, 1802  * Martha Washington death * Mount Vernon The bottom of page 2 carries the report "DIED, At Mount-Vernon, on the 22 inst. Mrs. MARTHA WASHINGTON, widow of the late illustrious General George Washington. To those amiable and christian virtues, which adorn the female character, she added dignity of manners, superiority of understanding, a mind intelligent and elevated -- The silence of respectful grief is our best eulogy." Four pages, slightly irregular left spine, some light damp staining, generally good.

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Ends September 06, 2021 13:43

$135.00
192044

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393479673621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 6, 1870 * Historic 1st female Wall Street brokerage opens * Victoria Woodhull and Tennessee Claflin sisters * "The Bewitching Brokers" shatters tradition The top of the back page has an intriguing report of a very notable--yet widely unknown--Wall Street "first". Under the column heads: "WALL STREET AROUSED" "The Female Brokers--The First Day's Operations--Manner of Their Reception by the 'Street'--A Word or Two Concerning the Adventurers" is the report of Victoria Woodhull and her sister, Tennessee (Tennie) Claflin, being the first woman to open a brokerage firm on Wall Street. As the website "Bumped" notes, Cornelius Vanderbilt helped Victoria and Tennessee with the finances needed for them to... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2021 13:04

$355.00
191647

Rare PRO PROHIBITION Anti Alcohol Temperance w/ Jane Addams Photo 1896 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393452216596

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: YOUNG WOMEN, Chicago, May, 1896  * Young Women's Christian Temperance Union An interesting magazine published by the Young Women's Christian Temperance Union whose focus was the outlaw of alcoholic beverages. They also worked to promote women's right to vote. The front page features a photo of the renowned "Miss Jane Addams". Addams was an American settlement activist, reformer, social worker and author. She co-founded Chicago's Hull House, one of America's most famous settlement houses. Inside has an article on the Hull House. She was an important leader in the history of women's suffrage in the United States. Addams was awarded an honorary master of arts degree from Yale University, the first woman to receive an hono... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:47

$39.00
191632

Actor and Director WILLIAM DESMOND TAYLOR Shot Dead Murder 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373654510267

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 4, 1922 * William Desmond Taylor shot dead The front page has a one column heading: "POLICE SEEK BUTLER IN TAYLOR MURDER" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the murder of famed actor and director William Desmond Taylor which is still unsolved till this day. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 24 pages, light toning, some spine wear, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: William Desmond Taylor (April 26, 1872 – February 1, 1922) was an Irish-born American actor, successful film director of silent movies and a popular figure in the growing Hollywood film colony of the 1910s and early 1920s. His murder on February 1, ... See More  

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:38

$42.00
191631

Countess MARIA TARNOWSKA Russian Woman Convict in Solitary Confinement 1912 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393452209323

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 24, 1912 * Countess Maria Tarnowska * Russian Woman convict * Solitary confinement w/ photo The top of the front page has a two column photo with heading: "Woman Whose Beauty Was Once Talk Of Europe Now Dying In Russian Prison" 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 14 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:37

$39.00
191382

1913 WOMEN'S Woman SUFFRAGE Gertrude Foster Brown & Ruth Hanna McCormick PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373640535895

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 9, 1913 * Ruth Hanna McCormick * Gertrude Foster Brown * Women's suffrage photos The front page has three column pictorial with heading: "Prominent Workers In Battle For Suffrage" (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, two small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends August 06, 2021 14:49

$38.00
191362

DORA MONTEFIORE Women's Suffragette in England Woman's Rights 1906 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373640406783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 24, 1906 * Dora Montefiore - Women's suffragist * Woman suffrage in England The top of the front page has a two column heading: "ENGLISH WOMEN IN OPEN REVOLT" 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 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends August 06, 2021 12:12

$40.00
191284

BABE ZAHARIAS 1st American Woman to WIN British Open GOLF Crown 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393420371886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1947  * Mildred (Babe) Didrikson Zaharias * Britsh Open crown * 1st American to win The front page has a two column headline: "Mrs. Zaharias Is First American To Win Women's British Golf Title". It then continues in the sport's section (page 18) with related pictorial and more headings. Complete in 42 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. source: wikipedia: Zaharias gained world fame in track and field and All-American status in basketball. She played organized baseball and softball and was an expert diver, roller-skater and bowler. She won two gold medals and one silver medal for track and field in the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics.

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Ends August 01, 2021 07:23

$48.00
191214

MARY ROGERS Windsor VT Vermont Husband Murderer EXECUTION Hanging 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373632082170

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 8, 1905 * Mary Rogers execution - hanging * Last Woman executed in Vermont * Husband murderer - Windsor VT The top of the front page has a three column headline: "VERMONT TAKES LIFE OF A WOMAN" 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 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Walter Edward Perry Scott, also known as Death Valley Scotty, was a prospector, performer, and con man who was made famous by his many scams involving gold mining and the iconic... See More  

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Ends July 29, 2021 12:21

$42.00
190924

1913 WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE Woman's Parade NYC Demonstration w/ Photos 1913 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373616069158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 3, 1913 * Women's suffrage movement * NYC parade demonstration * Suffragists - suffragettes march The top of the front page has a four column headline: "30,000 SUFFRAGETTES PARADE IN STREETS OF NEW YORK CITY" with subheads and related pictorial. (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 18 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 15, 2021 14:31

$88.00
190706

Rare SHAKERS VILLAGE New Hampshire NH New York 1876 Newspaper Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373603991653

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SHAKER, Shakers, New York, and Shaker Village, New Hampshire, September, 1876  * Uncommon publication A monthly publication "Published By The United Societies" for those in the Shaker community, quite famous today for the style of furniture they produced. Much religious content including: "Our Saviour" "Discipline of Goodness" "Is Woman Any Longer Responsible?" "Spiritualism" "Unselfish Love" & much more. Eight pages, 9 1/2 by 13 inches, great condition.

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Ends July 04, 2021 13:15

$32.00
190677

Fiendish MURDER OF WILLIE GULDENSUPPE Augusta Nack & Martin Thorn 1897 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393380642115

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 29, 1897 * George William Guldensuppe murder * Augusta Nack (Woman) and Martin Thorn The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A GHASTLY RECITAL" 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 4 pages, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends July 04, 2021 10:34

$44.00
190588

LINCOLN BEACHEY Airplane Stunt Aviator Loop Attempt Disaster 1913 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373600044976

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 15, 1913 * Aviator Lincoln Beachey * "The Man Who Owns The Sky" * Airplane stunt (loop) attempt disaster The front page has a two column heading: "Beachey's Death Nemesis Pursues Him As He Again Enters The Flying Game" with subhead and photo. (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 14 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Beachey went into the real estate business for a time, until Curtiss reluctantly agreed to build a stunt plane powerful enough to do the inside lo... See More  

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Ends July 01, 2021 08:01

$44.00
190463

Best MARY ASTOR Hollywood Movie Film Actress DEATH 1987 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393346315904

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 26, 1987  * Mary Astor death (1st report) * Hollywood movie - film actress * Brigid in "The Maltese Falcon" * Best title to be had? The top of the front page has a one column photo with small heading: "Mary Astor dies at 81" (See) The front page of section II has a heading: "Actress, Author Mary Astor, 81, Dies" with subhead and two related photos. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry and from the city where she lived and died. The complete first 2 sections only with a total of 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends June 25, 2021 10:57

$92.00
190431

SUSAN B. ANTHONY National Woman Suffrage Association 82d Birthday 1902 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393343392268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 15, 1902 * Susan B. Anthony's 82nd birthday * Women's rights activist and social reformer * National Woman Suffrage Association The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MISS ANTHONY WAS HONORED" 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 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, small stain on the ftpg., generally very nice.

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:32

$47.00
190350

MARILYN MONROE Hollywood Sex Symbol Actress Model DEPRESSION ? 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393334638423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 20, 1956 * Was Marilyn Monroe in severe depression ? * Actress, singer, model and sex symbol Page 19 has a interesting examination of Marilyn Monroe by Milton Shulman, a London newspaper film critic with the heading: "'My Life Is a Mess,' Says Unhappy Blond" and more with a few related photos. Was this a warning sign of her eventual suicide ? Complete with 50+ pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small archival mends, small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends June 19, 2021 15:01

$52.00
190247

EMMELINE PANKHURST British Woman's Suffrage Leader ARRESTED 1913 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393322321787

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 26, 1913 * Emmeline Pankhurst arrested in London * British suffragette - Woman's suffrage leader The front page has a two column heading: "MRS. PANKHURST AGAIN PLACED UNDER ARREST" 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 20 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, minor margin wear, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 14, 2021 13:41

$40.00
190076

Very EARLY Rare WOMAN Publisher OBSERVATOR London 340 Years Old 1681 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373576217334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE OBSERVATOR, London, Dec. 3, 1681 * Woman publisher This is a handsome dialogue newspaper founded by Sir Roger L'Estrange, a Tory pamphleteer, as a vehicle for attacking dissenters and Whigs. Done in a dialogue format, between Whig & Tory. This early single sheet newspaper has the old style type making it great for framing, but the most intriguing aspect of this issue is that the imprint at the bottom of the back page reads: "London, Printed for Joanna Brome, at the Gun in S. Paul's Church-yard." I believe this to be the earliest periodical we have offered published by a woman. Could it be the earliest woman publisher to be found within a newspaper? Single sheet, 8 by 13 inches, nice condition.

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Ends June 11, 2021 07:19

$47.00
190058

JENNIE BOSSCHIETER Early Date Rape Drug MURDER Case Found Guilty 1901 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393312222967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 29, 1901 * Jennie Bosschieter "date rape drug" case * Murderers found guilty of rape and murder The top of the front page has a two column headline: "THE MURDERERS OF JENNIE BOSSCHIETER" 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 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Jennie Bosschieter (1883–1900) was a woman who was raped and murdered in Paterson, New Jersey, on October 19, 1900. She was an early victim of the date rape drug chloral hydrate ... See More  

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Ends June 11, 2021 07:04

$38.00
189978

ROSE McCONNELL LONG Huey Wife U.S. Senator Takes Oath of Office 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393298441175

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 11, 1936 * Rose McConnell Long takes oath * Huey's term as United States Senator Page 3 has a one column heading: "Huey Long's Widow Takes Seat In Senate And Hopes For 'Luck'" (see) First report coverage on Rose McConnell Long becoming the 3rd woman ever to serve as a U.S. Senator, taking over the remaining months of her late husband's term. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends June 05, 2021 15:18

$39.00
189936

LOUISE VERMILYA Black Widow Woman Serial Killer re. Arrest 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393294648920

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 10, 1911 * Louise Vermilya arrest * Woman serial killer The front page has a two column heading: "MRS. VERMILYA MAY NOT LIVE TO FACE CHARGERS OF MURDER" 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 14 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamps within the masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Louise Vermilya was a "black widow" whose activities spanned the turn of the 20th century. Light was shed on her murders only after she resorted to murdering outside of her immediate family, beginning with the death of policeman Ar... See More  

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Ends June 04, 2021 15:03

$38.00
189807

RE. AMELIA EARHART'S 1st Woman Transatlantic Flight Solo PHOTO 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373559473659

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 1, 1932  * re. Amelia Earhart's transatlantic flight * 1st woman to achieve solo * Photo with 1st person to greet her Page 3 has a two column photo with heading: "The First Man To Greet Mrs. Putnam" with brief text underneath. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 48 pages, rag edition, minor creasing, nice condition.

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Ends May 28, 2021 14:42

$48.00
189617

WATKINSVILLE GA Georgia Negroes Shootings LYNCHINGS Lynch Mob 1905 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373549998558

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: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 29, 1905 * Watkinsville lynching - Georgia * Mass mob shooting - Negroes The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MOB LYNCHES SEVEN NEGROES AND WHITE MAN" 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 ma... See More  

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Ends May 21, 2021 08:05

$52.00
189423

Actress JOAN CRAWFORD & Douglas Fairbanks Jr. WEDDING Marriage 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373537836364

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1929 * Actress Joan Crawford * Actor Douglas Fairbanks. Jr. * Wedding - weds - married Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Fairbanks Jr., 19, Weds Joan Crawford Here; Pair Too Busy in Films for Honeymoon Now" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 12, 2021 15:34

$42.00
189376

Princess GRACE KELLY & Prince Rainier III of Monoco WEDDING Weds 1956 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373534031680

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1956 * America actress Grace Kelly * Prince Rainer III of Monoco * Wedding (1st report) Near the bottom of the front page is a four column heading: "Grace Kelly Is Wed to Prince in Civil Ceremony" with subhead photo. (see) First re;port coverage continues inside with few more related photos. Nice to have in this World famous publication. Complete with 64 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends May 09, 2021 08:09

$48.00
189374

ANNA MARIE HAHN Woman Serial Killer Electric Chair EXECUTION 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373534030769

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 8, 1938 * Anna Marie Hahn execution (electric chair) * German-American Woman serial killer (poison) The top of page 6 has a two column heading: "'Don't Do This to Me,' Cried Mrs. Hahn in Ohio Death Chair" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 09, 2021 08:08

$44.00
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