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199028

President Abraham Widow Mary Todd Lincoln Declared Insane1875 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374158347366

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Penn. May 20, 1875 * Mary Todd Lincoln INSANE * President Abraham's wife The front page has somewhat inconspicuous report that begins with: "Mrs. Lincoln, widow of President Lincoln, has been adjudged insane by the County Court at Chicago..." (see) Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 30, 2022 10:52

$48.00
198264

EARLY DRUG ADDICTION Heroin Cocaine Morphine Twilight Sleep CURE? 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394092813853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn. April 24, 1920 * Early drug addiction cure " * Heroin - cocaine - morphine * Twilight sleep - coma state The top of page 15 has a one column heading: "NEW CURE FOR DRUG ADDICTS" with subheads. (see) Complete with 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a few small binding slits along the psine, generally good, Should be handled with care.

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Ends June 27, 2022 10:55

$40.00
197961

"HOTDOG MAN" King Inventor of Hot Dog Harry M. Stevens DEATH 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374079234589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE TIMES, Pennsylvania, May 4, 1934 * Harry M. Stevens death * Inventor of the hot dog * "Hotdog Man" King * Food concessionaire The top of the back page has a one column heading: "HARRY STEVENS, 'HOT DOG KING,' DIES AT 78" with subheads. (see) Complete with 26 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 16, 2022 08:17

$40.00
197881

CLEVELAND SCHOOL HOUSE FIRE Camden Kershaw County SC Tragedy 1923 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394068105464

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, May 18, 1923 * Cleveland school house fire tragedy * Camden, Kershaw co., South Carolina The top of the front page has a banner headline: "MORE THAN 70 LIVES LOST IN SCHOOL HOUSE FIRE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Cleveland school fire tragedy in Camden, South Carolina. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, some small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends June 10, 2022 08:09

$62.00
197803

KELAYRES MASSACRE Hazleton Pennsylvania Democratic Parade Murders 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374061337334

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, November 6, 1934 * Kelayres Massacre - Pennsylvania * Democratic parade shooting * "Big Joe" Bruno The front page has a one column heading: "BULLETS MOW MARCHERS DOWN DURING PARADE" with subheads. (see) Another related article on the front page. First report coverage on the Kelayres massacre, an attack on Democratic parade marchers near Hazleton, Pennsylvania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends June 06, 2022 07:35

$44.00
197757

THE LAST RAFT Susquehanna River Lumber Muncy Pa TRAGEDY w/ Photo 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374058169843

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., March 21, 1938 * Historic "The Last Raft" tragedy * West Branch of Susquehanna River * Muncy, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania * From McGees Mills, Clearfield County The front page has a one column heading: "HISTORY RAFT CRASHES; 1 DEAD, SIX ARE MISSING" with subhead subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on "The Last Raft" Susquehanna River tragedy near Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends June 04, 2022 14:57

$52.00
197295

RHOADS OPERA HOUSE FIRE Boyertown PA Berks Pennsylvania Disaster 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374019736532

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Jan. 16, 1908 * Rhoads Opera House fire disaster * Boyertown, Berks County, Pennsylvania The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TERRIBLE SCENES IN BOYERTOWN" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a Pennsylvania publication. Included with this issue is an acid free display folder for protection. Twelve pages, light toning, some small binding holes along the spine, a few archival mends at the margins. This issue is somewhat fragile and must be handled with care hence the free folder included.

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Ends May 13, 2022 07:49

$67.00
197238

H.H. HOLMES 1st U.S. Serial Killer CHICAGO MURDER CASTLE Skeletons1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394022111711

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, July 17, 1895 * H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett * Infamous "Murder Castle" in Chicago * America's 1st serial killer The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "HOLMES' MANY CRIMES" "Perhaps Six Times A Murderer" and more. (see) Coverage on the recent murders by H. H. Holmes, who is considered to be America's first serial killer. Other news of the day. Complete with 4 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends May 08, 2022 07:35

$52.00
196988

RHOADS OPERA HOUSE FIRE Boyertown PA Berks Pennsylvania Disaster 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373997157187

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Jan. 17, 1908 * Rhoads Opera House fire disaster * Boyertown, Berks County, Pennsylvania The top of the front page has a two column heading: "THE PEOPLE OF BOYERTOWN BUSY BURYING THEIR DEAD" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a Pennsylvania publication. Included with this issue is an acid free display folder for protection. Ten pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding slits along the spine. This issue is somewhat fragile and must be handled with care hence the free folder included.

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Ends April 29, 2022 12:12

$77.00
196660

17th U.S. President ANDREW JOHNSON Abraham Lincoln's VP DEATH 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393986105057

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, July 31, 1875 * President Andrew Johnson * Death (1st report) Page 2 has a very brief item headed: "Death of Andrew Johnson" which is datelined "July 31" & reads: "Ex-President Andrew Johnson died very suddenly at Chattanooga, Tenn., at 2:30 o'clock this morning of paralysis." This is immediately followed by a lengthier report headed: "Obituary - Andrew Johnson" which takes over half a column (see). This is a same day report, rarely found as such. Four pages, minor loss to an upper corner, nice condition.

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Ends April 14, 2022 08:30

$43.00
196353

BABE RUTH Breaks 1st Home Run BASEBALL Record Boston Red Sox 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393959270601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Mass., Sept. 9, 1919  * Babe Ruth's very 1st home run record * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball Page 8, under "Watching the Score Board" is a brief report which begins with: "Yesterday's hero, Babe Ruth. The Red Sox gardener made a new home record..." (see) A very significant sports report as this first record-breaker for Babe Ruth thrust him into national prominence in the sports world, where he would remain. And interesting that he accomplished this as a member of the Boston Red Sox in a game against the Yankees. This would be his last season with Boston as four months later he would be bought by the Yankees. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, irre... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2022 11:11

$62.00
196351

BABE RUTH New York Yankees SUSPENDED Playing in Barnstorming Tour 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373949388989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Pennsylvania, Dec. 5, 1921  * Babe Ruth suspended * New York Yankees * For barnstorming tour The front page has a one column heading: "LANDIS HANDS BIG 'BABE' RUTH SEVERE SENTENCE" with subhead. (see) Sixteen pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 25, 2022 11:09

$44.00
196334

NEW YORK GIANTS World Series Champions vs. New York Yankees 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373948065041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Oct. 13, 1921  * New York Giants World Champions * New York Yankees 1st World Series * MLB baseball (FINAL GAME) * Early, same day reporting The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "GIANTS WIN TODAY AND TAKE THE CHAMPIONSHIP" with subheads, box scores and inning by inning description. Nice for display. This was also the first appearance of the Yankees in a World Series. Complete with 16 pages, light toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 24, 2022 11:00

$88.00
196293

CLEVELAND INDIANS Win World Series of Baseball Game 3 vs. Braves 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393955245022

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 8, 1948  * Cleveland Indians win World Series (game 3) * MLB baseball vs. Boston Braves The top of the front page has a three column heading: "Bearden Hurls Cleveland To 2-0 Win Over Boston" with subheads, box scores and photos of opposing pitchers. (see) Other news of the day. Complete with 26 ;pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally very nice.

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Ends March 23, 2022 14:40

$40.00
195813

CINCINNATI REDS vs. Detroit Tigers WORLD SERIES of Baseball Gm. 6 1940 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373912221207

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 7, 1940 * Cincinnati Reds vs. Detroit Tigers * World Series of baseball (game 6) Above the masthead is a nice scoreboard graph showing the Cincinnati Reds winning 4-0. (see) The front page has two column heading: "BUCKY WALTERS SHUTS OUT TIGERS AND HITS HOMER" with subheads, related photo and box scores. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally nice..

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Ends March 01, 2022 14:27

$49.00
195732

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS World Series Champions vs. New York Yankees 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393899215100

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., October 5, 1942 * 1942 World Series of baseball * St. Louis Cardinals vs. New York Yankees * Major league baseball MLB * Championship game (final) Above the masthead on the front page is a scoreboard showing the Cardinals winning 4-2. Also a two column heading: "ST. LOUIS AGAIN TAKES YANKEES TO COP '42 SERIES" with subhead. Inning by inning description and related photo is on page 18. Complete with 20 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 25, 2022 11:26

$55.00
195521

Nathan LEOPOLD and Richard LOEB Prison for BOBBY FRANKS Murder 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373866864918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, September 11, 1924 * Leopold & Loeb get life * Bobby Franks murder * Thrill Kill case The top of the front page has a two column headline: "NEW THREAT TO BLOW UP COUNTY JAIL BRINGS SHERIFF TO CHICAGO" with subheads. (see) Complete in 14 pages, light toning, a little margin wear and irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 11, 2022 10:00

$40.00
195121

BATTLE OF BLAIR MOUNTAIN Mingo Co. West Virginia Civil Uprising 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393815462773

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., August 26, 1921 * Battle of Blair Mountain beginning * Logan County, West Virginia The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MARCHING WEST VIRGINIA MINERS TURNED BACK TODAY BY UNION LEADERS" with subhead. (see) Coverage of the beginning of the Battle of Blair Mountain in the coal regions of West Virginia. Complete in 14 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends January 22, 2022 08:53

$45.00
194944

CHICAGO White BLACK SOX World Series Scandal Breaks to Public 1920 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393792001187

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Penn., Sept. 28, 1920  * Chicago White "Black" Sox * World Series Scandal breaks The scandal of the 1919 "Black Sox" World Series did not break to the public until just now, covered in this newspaper with a one column front page heading: "EIGHT WHITE SOX BASEBALL MEN SUSPENDED" with subheads. (see) Twenty pages, light toning, loose along the spine, some margin wear, must be handled with care.

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Ends January 14, 2022 10:14

$62.00
194188

Historic JACKIE ROBINSON Breaks the Color Barrier BASEBALL Debut 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373781442008

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 19, 1946  * Jackie Robinson breaks the color barrier  * Baseball debut (1st report)  Page 12 has a small one column headline: "Robinson Has Field Day In Making Debut". Brief but historic coverage on Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier. A historic report in both baseball and black americana. Complete with 22 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 05, 2021 09:26

$88.00
192948

NEW YORK YANKEES 3rd ever World Series Game - Babe Ruth Era 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393559806534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn. October 7, 1921 * New York Yankees 3rd ever World Series game * Babe Ruth's second year w/ Yanks vs. Giants * Early, same day first report The front page has a nice banner headline: "GIANTS TAKE THIRD GAME OF WORLD'S SERIES" with subheads, aerial view of the stadium and box scores. (see) This was game 3 of the 1921 World Series. Sixteen pages, a little margin wear and chipping, some binding slits along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:24

$44.00
192945

BABE RUTH Breaks 1st Home Run BASEBALL Record Boston Red Sox 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373713702287

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Sept. 25, 1919  * Babe Ruth's very 1st home run record * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball Near the top of the 2nd section (page 9) is a report headed: "Ruth's New Record"  noting in part: "Babe Ruth made back numbers of all official and unofficial records yesterday afternoon when he knocked his 28th home run. It was a terrific drive..." with more. Sixteen pages, irregular & partially loose at the spine, some margin wear and tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:23

$94.00
192511

(2) JOHN D. LEE Mountain Meadows Massacre EXECUTION Mormons 1877 Old Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373688066933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, a pair of issues dated March 23 and 24, 1877  * John D. Lee execution * Mountain Meadows Massacre The March 23 issue has a small, inconspicuous item near the bottom of the front page: "John D. Lee, the Mormons who is to be executed to-day for the murder of emigrants at Mountain Meadows in 1857, has made a full confession, acknowledging his guilt." The March 24 issue has near the top of the front page an item head:: "John D. Lee Shot for the Mountain Meadow Massacre" with the text including in part: "...was shot at the scene of the Mountain Meadow massacre...Before being executed he made a speech denouncing Brigham Young, declaring himself a scapegoat for the sins of others...he sta... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2021 15:08

$83.00
192319

JESSE OWENS Olympics Gold NEGRO Wins in front of Adolph Hitler 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373678844555

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, August 4, 1936 * Jesse Owens Olympic gold  * United States dominance  * In front of Adolph Hitler & Reich  This 18 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "JESSE OWENS BREAKS BROAD JUMP RECORD" "Leaps 26 Feet 5 1-3 Inches Beating Record of Edward Hamm in 1928". More Olympic news in the sport's section including one column headings: "Owens Sets New Time In 200 Meters Heat" and more. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Minor spine wear, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends September 10, 2021 14:51

$55.00
149396

JAMES J. JEFFRIES vs. Tom Sharkey BOXING Heavyweight Championship 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391619284668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, November 4, 1899 * James J. Jeffries vs. Tom Sharkey * Heavyweight boxing championship * 1st ever on film - motion pictures The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "VICTORY FOR JEFFRIES" with subheads. (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends August 09, 2021 16:37

$30.00
189608

CARRIE NATION Temperance Criminal Expelled from White House 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373549988364

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., Nov. 19, 1903 * Carrie Nation ejected from White House * Temperance movement - pro-prohibition The top of the front page has a one column heading: "CARRIE NATION AT WHITE HOUSE" with subheads. (see) Eight pages, light, even toning, irregular along the spine, should be handled with care.

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Ends May 21, 2021 08:02

$44.00
189266

ISRAELI AIR FORCE Very 1st Used Arab War Jewish Jews Jerusalem 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373528469166

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, May 21, 1948  * Israeli Air Force (IAF) 1st used  * Jewish - Jews - Judaica  * Palestine - Arabs  The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Arabs Capture Zion Gate Isolating 4000 Jews" with subheads that include: "Zion Air Force Launches Its First Attack" and more. First report coverage on the very 1st military action used by the famous Israeli Air Force. Complete with 26 pages, light toning at the margins, s few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 05, 2021 07:25

$40.00
189069

TROY NY New York Clothing Factory Sewing Girls FIRE Disaster 1896 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373514831676

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY GLOBE, Bethlehem, Penn., February 18, 1896 * Troy, New York * Clothing factory fire * Sewing girls disaster The top of page 3 has s one column heading: "A HOLOCAUST AT TROY" with subheads. (see) Four pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 26, 2021 13:18

$38.00
188877

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393213371986

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., June 7, 1928  * Woman aviator Amelia Earhart * About to make history * Airplane "Friendship" 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 two column headline: "TWO WOMEN SEEKS TO BE FIRST TO CROSS ATLANTIC BY PLANE" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for more than a week. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light toning, a few binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 22, 2021 15:22

$44.00
188355

ADOLPH HITLER Nazis ENTERS AUSTRIA Vienna Prelude to World War II 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165071296

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, March 11, 1938. * Germans invade Vienna Austria (1st report) * Adolph Hitler - Pre World War II The front page has a banner headline: "NAZI TROOPS ENTER AUSTRIA" with subheads. (see) A very historical event that helped lead to the start of World War II. Other news,sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:55

$46.00
188345

MOLLY MAGUIRES ? Hazelton PA Pennsylvania COAL Miners RIOTS 1875 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393165063418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 8, 1875 * Molly Maguires * Miners - railroad * Pennsylvania Page 3 has an article with small heading: "The Troubles in the Coal Regions" Text takes up almost a full column. Nice to have in a Pennsylvania title. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends April 01, 2021 10:44

$27.00
187964

1908 MARIANNA PA Washington County Pennsylvania Mining MINE EXPLOSION Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458232641

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 28, 1908 * Marianna PA, Washington County Pennsylvania * Mine - coal mining explosion disaster The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TWO HUNDRED MINERS CAUGHT IN THE DRAFTS" with subhead. 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, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes long the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: At 10:55 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, November 28, 1908, an explosion occurred in the mine which killed 154 men and left only one survivor. Although the mine was quickly refurbished by ... See More  

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Ends March 12, 2021 13:43

$48.00
187179

USS JACOB JONES Destroyer German U-Boat TORPEDO Sunk 1st Ever 1917 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373432160935

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Dec. 8, 1917  * USS Jacob Jones (DD-61) * German U-Boat Torpedo sinks * 1st U.S. Destroyer ever to be lost to enemy action Near the middle of the front page is a report: "FIRST AMERICAN NAVAL LOSS OF ANY GREAT CONSEQUENCE" "Destroyer Jacob Jones Sunk by Torpedo From a Submarine in European Waters on Dec. 6---Two-thirds of Crew Are Lost...". As the Jacob Jones was steaming from Brest, France, for Queenstown, she was torpedoed and sunk by German submarine U-53 with the loss of 66 men, becoming the first United States destroyer sunk by enemy action. Ten pages, browned at the margins, foxing at the fold, otherwise good.

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Ends February 18, 2021 07:32

$43.00
187045

HARRY KENDALL THAW 1st Insanity NOT GUILTY Stanford White Murder 1908 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393093804808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., February 1, 1908  * 1st successful use of insanity plea in court  * Harry Thaw - Stanford White murder trial The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Harry K. Thaw Acquitted Today Of Murder Of Stanford White" with subheads. (see) Ten pages, light toning, piece torn away at the bottom right corner which causes a little text loss to the Thaw report, generally good. Should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: There were two trials. At the first, the jury was deadlocked: at the second, pleading insanity, Evelyn testified. Thaw's mother told Evelyn that if she would testify that Stanford White abused her and that Harry only tried to protect her, she'd receive a divorce from Ha... See More  

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Ends February 12, 2021 15:20

$48.00
186591

PROHIBITION ADOPTED No Beer Liquor HOUSE Senate Vote Approves 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373400649567

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Dec. 18, 1917  * America prohibition adopted * Senate approves with vote The front page has a banner headline announcing: "Senate today Passed the Prohibition Resolution by a Vote of 47 to 8" with subheads including; "Senate Accepts the Resolution As It Was Passed by the House" "Will Now Go to States For Ratification or Rejection..." and a bit more. Complete in 20 pages, a little margin wear, some foxing at the fold, partially loose at the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends January 21, 2021 12:09

$74.00
185851

JAMES JEFFRIES Robert Fitzsimmons Heavyweight BOXING Championship 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393020547036

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., June 10, 1899  * James Jeffries wins heavyweight boxing title * w/ illustration - vs. Robert Fitzsimmons The top of page 3 has one column headings: "JEFFRIES IS CHAMPION" "Easily Defeats Fitzsimmons In The Great Battle" and more with illustration of Jeffries. Also round by round coverage. Complete with 8 pages, light even toning, 2 large archival mends on pages 2 & 3 but doesn't affect the boxing report. A little margin wear, partially loose along the spine, must be handled with care.

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Ends December 17, 2020 08:34

$82.00
185223

JOHN TWO GUNS WHITE CALF Buffalo Indian Chief Nickel Fame PHOTO 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373292340355

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Penn., June 2, 1921 * JohnTwo Guns White Calf * Chief of Piegan Blackfeet * Indians - Native Americans Page 5 has a photo showing John Two Guns White Calf with Chicago Mayor Thompson with brief text mentioning this is the Indian who posed for the Buffalo Nickel. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning and a little wear art the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends November 23, 2020 07:12

$40.00
184383

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392938246190

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Penn., June 16, 1919  * 1st Non-stop Transatlantic airplane flight (historic) * John Alcock & Arthur W. Brown It may be a surprise to many that Charles Lindbergh was not the first to fly non-stop across the Atlantic (his was the first solo flight). Eight years previously the pair of John Alcock & Arthur Brown made the historic flight. The front page has a two column heading: "CAPT. ALCOCK AND LIEUT. BROWN, FIRST TRANS-OCEAN FLIERS" with subheads. (see) Complete with 20 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends October 11, 2020 13:39

$62.00
182895

AL 'Scarface' CAPONE Liquor Beer Alcohol Prohibitin Era Gangster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373109791108

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE TIMES, October 19, 1929. * Al 'Scarface' Capone * Prohibition era gangster * Beer baron The front page has one column headings: "CAPONE CHECK IS SOUGHT AS RUM RAID EVIDENCE" with subheads. (see) The great stock market crash of 1929 would occur just a few days later. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, some small binding slits along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends August 09, 2020 14:48

$47.00
182061

R34 Rigid AIRSHIP 1st to Cross Atlantic Ocean East to West 1919 Newspaper BLIMP


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084197800

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Penn., July 6, 1919 * R-34 airship on the way * 1st ever crossing of the Atlantic East to West in flight * Aviation - flight - dirigible - zeppelin * 1st aerial stowaway - William Ballantyne The front page has a banner headline announcing: "BRITISH DIRIGIBLE R-34 IS REPORTED IN DISTRESS--BIG CRAFT IS RUNNING SHORT OF FUEL--U.S. DESTROYERS RUSHED TO AID" with subheads and related photo. (see) Twelves pages, loose along the spine with a few small tape mends, light toning and a little wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:55

$39.00
181227

(4) IRISH FREE STATE CREATED Ireland Independence Timothy Healy 1922 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373050286851

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, a four issue set dated December 6, 7, 8 and 9, 1922 * Irish Free State established * Ireland becomes independent This set reports the Independence of Ireland, then the following two days of bloody battles, and then the triumphant mention of the: "Prominent Figures in Irish Politics". Front page heads, respectively: "Ireland Takes Her Place Today Among The Word's Commonwealths" with more; "Two Members of the New Irish Parliament Shot This Morning" with more; "Four Irish Leaders Executed In City of Dublin This Morning"; and then finally: 'Prominent Figures in Irish Politics" with photos of William Yeats, Early of Dunraven, and Lord Decies. Each issue is complete, binding slits at ... See More  

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Ends June 12, 2020 15:35

$87.00
180630

Francisco PANCHO VILLA Mexican Rev. Rebel Bandit ASSASSINATION 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373027537872

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, July 21, 1923 * Pancho Villa assassination * Mexican bandit, rebel The top of the ftpg. has two column heads: "Many Thousands Gather to View Body of Villa, Victim of Assassins" "Riddled From Ambush by Bullets Fired by Seven Unidentified Men--On Journey to His Ranch at Time of Slaying--Three of His Assailants Captured" "Villa, Often Termed the 'Robin Hood of Mexico', Regarded as Most Interesting Character of Contemporary Mexican History...". Twelve pages, binding slits at the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends May 20, 2020 15:10

$37.00
178910

BATTLE OF CAMBRAI Very 1st Major Tank Battle 1917 World War I WWI Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372952069653

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Penn., November 22, 1917. * Battle of Cambrai, France * 1st ever major tank battle * World War I - WWI The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HINDENBERG LINE IN FRANCE IS SMASHED BY BRITISH TO A DEPTH OF FOUR OR FIVE MILES" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on what is considered the first successful tank battle which occurred during the Battle of Cambrai in World War I. Sixteen pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, should be handled with care.

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Ends March 13, 2020 15:33

$57.00
178465

CHARLES M. SCHWAB Bethlehem Steel Corporation Magnate DEATH 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372925948041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EDITORIAL SECTION only of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sept. 19, 1939 * Charles M. Schwab death (1st report) * American steel magnate * Bethlehem Steel fame The front page of this section has a one column heading: "CHAS. M. SCHWAB DIES; FOUNDER OF BETHLEHEM STEEL" with subhead and photo. (see) Complete editorial section only with 8 pages, some small archival mends along the last column of the front page, otherwise in nice condition. Some small binding holes along the blank spine.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:25

$38.00
178460

GUGLIELMO MARCONI Ultra Short Radio Waves Long Distance Discovery 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392652426896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., August 13, 1932 * Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi * Ultra short radio waves improved Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Marconi Perfects Method Of Sending Short radio Waves Over Long Distance" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 14 pages, good condition.

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Ends February 24, 2020 07:22

$48.00
177902

NEW YORK YANKEES vs. Brooklyn Dodgers SUBWAY Series 1941 World Series Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392610360023

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 1, 1941. * New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers (game 1) * Major league baseball MLB - Subway series Above the masthead is a nice scoreboard graph showing the New York Yankees winning 3-2. (see) The front page has a two column headline: "RUFFING, YANKS, CAPTURE OPENER FROM DODGERS" with subheads and photo. (see) Coverage continues inside with inning by inning description and photo inside the stadium. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, some spine wear, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 27, 2020 15:15

$40.00
176986

NEW YORK GIANTS NYY Yankees World Series Of Baseball Game 5 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392549062753

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Penn., October 12, 1921 * NY Giants vs. New York Yankees (game 6) * 1st ever World Series Yanks were in * Major League Baseball - MLB * Nice headline for display The front page has a nice banner heading: "GIANTS BREAK TIE WINNING 2 TO 1" with subheads and inning by inning description. Nice for display. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice. Should be handled with care.

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Ends December 22, 2019 14:53

$58.00
176953

MEEKER MASSACRE Battle of Milk Creek White River Utes Indians 1879 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372849884101

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., October 6, 1879 * Meeker Massacre (early report) * Battle of Milk Creek * United States Army * White River Utes - Indians Near the bottom of the front page is a brief article headed: "The Indian Troubles" (see) Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends December 21, 2019 15:23

$38.00
176846

NOTRE DAME Fighting Irish vs. ARMY Football Game of the Century 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392543449778

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., November 10, 1946 * Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Army Cadets * College football # 1 and # 2 teams at the time * Early, same day report during the game * "Game of the Century" fame The top of the front page has a three column heading: "Army, Notre Dame Battle Through 3 Scoreless Periods" with subheads. (see) The sport's section (page 10) has a six column headline: "74,000 Fans See Irish Battle Cadets" with subhead. (see) Complete with all 16 pages, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends December 19, 2019 07:13

$44.00
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HERRIN MASSACRE Illinois Coal Miners Strikebreakers Lynch Mob 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392530508360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., June 22, 1922 * Herrin massacre - Illinois * Coal miners union * Strikebreakers murdered * Early, same day reporting The front page has a two column heading: "TWENTY-SIX KNOWN DEAD IN HOSTILITIES BETWEEN UNION AND NON-UNION MINERS" with subheads. (see) Complete with all 16 pages, light toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends December 11, 2019 07:21

$52.00
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