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163462

HENRY FORD Motor Company 25,000,000th Automobiles Produced Photo 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392033135517

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1937 * Henry & Edsel Ford * 25,000,000 automobiles * Ford Motor Company The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "25,000,000 FORD IS DRIVEN OFF LINE" with subheads and related photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 31, 2018 15:43

$40.00
163425

HAROLD SAMUEL English Pianist Piano Player & Teacher DEATH 1937 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392032105937

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1937 * Harold Samuel death * English pianist - piano * Johann Sebastian Bach admirer The top of page 17 has a one column heading: "HAROLD SAMUEL, 57, NOTED PIANIST, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Harold Samuel, English pianist and pedagogue. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 30, 2018 13:57

$37.00
163318

WENDELL MEREDITH STANLEY Nedwcomb Cleveland Prize Virus Studies 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392027494184

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 2, 1937 * Wendell Meredith Stanley * Newcomb Cleveland Prize The front page has a one column heading: "SCIENTISTS HONOR ISOLATOR OF VIRUS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Wendell Meredith Stanley winning the Newcomb Cleveland Prize for chemical studies of the virus of tobacco mosaic. Article continues on page 7 with photo of Stanley. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends May 24, 2018 14:42

$37.00
163306

SHORT HILLS NJ Milburn New Jersey Founder Stewart Hartshorn DEATH 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392027480279

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1937 * Stewart Hartshorn death * Short Hills, New Jersey The top of page 23 has a one column photo with heading: "S. HARTSHORN DIES; INDUSTRIALIST, 96" and subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Stewart Hartshorn, founder of the town of Short Hills, New Jersey. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition. wikipedia notes: Short Hills began as a planned community, when Stewart Hartshorn (who became wealthy from developing, perfecting and manufacturing the self-... See More  

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Ends May 24, 2018 14:23

$37.00
163262

ALEXANDER ALEKHINE Russian French CHESS Grandmaster Wins Tourney 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372286159527

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 7, 1937 * Alexander Alekhine wins in chess * International masters' tournament * Russian and French chess grandmaster The sport's section (page 26) has a two column heading: "Alekhine Wins First Chess Prize, With Fine Runner-Up at Hastings" with subhead and photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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... See More  

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Ends May 23, 2018 15:11

$44.00
163261

MARTIN Farmer BURNS Death Pro Catch WRESTLING Frank Gotch Mentor 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372286158867

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 9, 1937 * Martin "Farmer" Burns death (1st report) * Catch wrestler - professional wrestling * Mentor of Frank Gotch Page 17 has small one column headings: "Farmer Burns Dead; Ex-Wrestling Star" "Champion, 1895-98, Took Part in 6,000 Matches-Developed and Managed Frank Gotch" (see) First report coverage on the death of famous catch wrestling champion, Martin "Farmer" Burns. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscr... See More  

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Ends May 23, 2018 15:10

$34.00
162143

POPE BENEDICT XV Head of the Catholic Church Pontiff DEATH 1922 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372247909541

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 22, 1922 * Pope Benedict XV death * Head of the Catholic Church The front page has a nice banner headline: "POPE BENEDICT XV. PASSES AWAY EARLY THIS MORNING; LINGERS HOURS AFTER WORLD GETS REPORT OF DEATH; TRIBUTES PAID TO THE PONTIFF BY MEN OF ALL RELIGIONS" with subheads. (see) Lengthy reporting continues on the following pages with photo. Loads of text. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section with all 24 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends April 13, 2018 06:49

$40.00
162065

ARTHUR GRIFFITH Irish Free State Dail Eirean President ELECTION 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372244161765

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1922 * Arthur Griffith election win (1st report) * President of Dail Eireann * Irish Free State - Ireland The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "GRIFFITH ELECTED IRISH PRESIDENT; DAIL ADJOURNS" "Government That Will Prepare the Way for Irish Free State Takes Over Offices" "De Valera Men Walk Out" "Next Moves Explained" and more. (see) First report coverage on the election of President of Dail Eireann, Arthur Griffith. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine (see), otherwise nice.

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Ends April 08, 2018 16:01

$40.00
161415

THOMAS HARDY English Victorian Realist Novelist & Poet DEATH 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391984609326

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1928. * Thomas Hardy's Death * English Novelist & poet The front page has a one column heading: "THOMAS HARDY, 87, NOTED WRITER, DIES" with subheads that include: "Dean of English Literature Has Been Ill Since He Took Cold Dec. 12" and more. First report coverage continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 21, 2018 16:11

$39.00
161246

Best YANKEE STADIUM "The House That Ruth Built" Site Found 1921 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391980677879

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, January 30, 1921 * Old Yankee Stadium site found ? * "The House that Ruth Built" nears * Best title to be had ? As for Yankee history, this issue has a gem report on what was to have become the site for the original Yankee Stadium. The front page a one column heading: "YANKEES PICK SITE FOR NEW BALL PARK" with subheads. (see) Twenty-two pages, light toning a little wear at the margins, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends March 15, 2018 15:35

$57.00
161164

KING TUTANKHAMEN Mummy Sarcophagus Coffin FOUND Howard Carter 1924 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391978080062

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 5, 1924 * King Tutankhamen sarcophagus found * Luxor Egypt The top of the front page has a one column heading: "VIEW OF HUGE COFFIN OF TUT-ANKH-AMEN SHOWS BODY IS THERE" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages. light even toning, irregular along the blank spine (see), otherwise good.

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Ends March 11, 2018 15:25

$67.00
161122

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH 49ers Mining Miners Stock 1849 Augusta ME Maine Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391977316748

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE AGE, Augusta, Maine, Jan. 11, 1849 * California gold rush - 49ers Page 2 has: "For California" concerning the creation of a stock company "...for the purpose of proceeding to California...Each member, on joining the company, is to pay $500 which will entitle him to an equal share with the others in the profits & income...". Also: "California Gold--Its Effect on Prices" which takes almost an entire column. Also: "The Administration & California" which takes over a column. More on the California Gold Rush on pg. 2, and a short bit on the Mormons as well. Four pages, good condition.

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Ends March 10, 2018 09:58

$57.00
161037

Best YANKEE STADIUM "The House That Ruth Built" Site Found 1920 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214627097

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 14, 1920 * Old Yankee Stadium site found ? * "The House that Ruth Built" nears * Best title to be had ? As for Yankee history, this issue has a gem report on what was to have become the site for the original Yankee Stadium. The top of page 13 has a column headed: "Terms Agreed Upon For Yankees' Park" "Building Conditions Cause Delay in Transfer of Hebrew Orphan Asylum Property" "New Home Must Be Built" "Trustees of Institution Ready to Complete Deal When Quarters for 1,300 Children Are Assured" The article begins: "Definite announcement of the transfer of the New York American League Baseball Club of the property at 135th St. and Amsterdam Avenue, now occupied by the... See More  

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:27

$56.00
160986

FIRST AIRSHIP to Land on Aircraft Carrier USS LOS ANGELES Zeppelin1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212102233

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 28, 1928 * ZR-3, USS Los Angeles - zeppelin * USS Saratoga aircraft carrier The top of the front page has a one column heading; "LOS ANGELES LANDS ON BIG FLYING DECK OF PLANE CARRIER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the 1st airship to land on a aircraft carrier. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:26

$35.00
160344

ROGERS HORNSBY "The Rajah" Traded by New York Giants MLB Baseball 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391959823300

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1928 * Rogers Hornsby traded * New York Giants * Boston Braves The front page has a one column heading: "HORNSBY IS TRADED 'FOR GOOD OF GIANTS'" with subheads. First report coverage on the New York Giants trading Rogers Hornsby to the Boston Braves. Lengthy report continues inside with photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 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 subscr... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2018 11:55

$39.00
160142

MAULANA MOHAMMAD ALI JOUHAR Indian Muslim Islam Leader DEATH 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372178249032

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 5, 1931 * Maulana Mohammad Ali Jouhar death * 1st report - Muslim leader - Khilafat movement Page 7 has one column headings that include: "MUHAMMAD ALI DIES AT TASK IN LONDON" "Indian Moslem Leader Defied Death to Attend Parley to Win Autonomy for Nation" "PENNED PLEA WHILE DYING" and more. (see) First report coverage on the death of Maulana Mohammad Ali. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning a the margins, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 27, 2018 15:32

$40.00
160134

JAMES JOYCE DEATH Irish Novelist Writer & Poet "Ulysses" Fame 1941 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372178234730

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, January 13, 1941 * James Joyce death (1st report) * Irish novelist and poet * "Ulysses" fame The front page has a one column heading: "NOVELIST JOYCE DIES FOLLOWING SWISS OPERATION'" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 26 pages, light inked in red letters is the word "Redeemed" (see) near the top of the front page, light toning along the central fold, a little spine wear, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends January 27, 2018 15:11

$47.00
159899

EMIL CARLSEN Impressionist Painter Death & Mahatma Gandhi Arrest 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372170332413

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 4, 1932 * Gandhi arrested - The Mahatma * Emil Carlsen death (1st report) * American Impressionist painter The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GANDHI SENT TO JAIL; PARTY TO BE BANNED; ALL INDIA QUITS WORK" with subheads. (see) lengthy text. Page 21 has a one column heading: "EMIL CARLSEN DIES; FAMOUS PAINTER" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 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 & instit... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2018 07:10

$39.00
159869

CASABLANCA CONFERENCE Franklin D. Roosevelt CHURCHILL1943 World War II Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391946055645

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, January 27, 1943 * Casablanca Conference in Morocco * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill The front page has a two column heading: "Roosevelt-Churchill Decisions To Have Far-Reaching Effect" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends January 14, 2018 14:50

$39.00
159389

MARY PICKFORD Douglas Fairbanks Divorce & Lindbergh Baby Trial 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391936511830

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 11, 1935 * Mary Pickford & Douglas Fairbanks divorce * Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping murder trial * Great depression era original The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Mary Pickford Obtains Divorce In Surprise 3-Minute Hearing" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photos of the couple. Also front page coverage on the Lindbergh baby kidnapping case with photo. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 29, 2017 15:21

$40.00
159268

MOSUL-HAIFA OIL PIPELINE King Ghazi of Iraq Kirkuk to Sea OPENING 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372150100539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1935 * Mosul-Haifa oil pipeline opens * King Ghazi of Iraq - Kirkuk Page 10 has a one column heading: "LONG OIL PIPE LINE FROM IRAQ OPENED" with subhead and related map. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends December 27, 2017 14:51

$40.00
158907

Rare TOMBSTONE EPITAPH Cochise County w/ Johnny Ringo AZ Arizona 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391923342709

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TOMBSTONE EPITAPH, Cochise County, Arizona, January 21, 1882 * Best old West title to be had * Johnny Ringo mention Few could argue for a more recognizable title from the Old West, nor could any town be more linked to the romance of the West than this one. Tombstone is steeped in Western lore, and the several movies done concerning the gunfight at the O.K. Corral have kept this town in popular culture. This issue was printed less than 3 months after the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral. As an added tie to the Old West, the back page ha a very brief--yet rare--mention of Johnny Ringo, an associate of the Clanton Gang, reporting that: "John Ringo is a guest of the county at the Cochise ... See More  

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Ends December 09, 2017 14:05

$2,750.00
158396

FLYING BOATS United States Navy Airplanes to Hawaii RECORD Flight 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391913252745

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 12, 1934 * United States Navy flying boats * Airplanes flight record flight to Hawaii The top of the front page has a two column headline: "SIX NAVAL PLANES REACH HONOLULU IN RECORD FLIGHT" with subheads. First report coverage on page 4 with related map. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light even toning, minor spine wear, nice condition. wikipedia notes: A flight of six United States Navy Consolidated P2Y flying boats sets a new distance record for formation flying of 2,400 miles between San Francisco, and Pearl Harbor, Territory of Hawaii. They also set a new speed record for this crossing of 24 hours 35 minutes.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:28

$38.00
157937

GLORIA SWANSON Hollywood Actress MARRIES French Aristocrat Weds 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372102005582

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 29, 1925 * Hollywood actress Gloria Swanson marries 3rd time The front page has a one column heading: "GLORIA SWANSON WEDS A MARQUIS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Hollywood actress Gloria Swanson marrying Henri, Marquis de la Falaise de la Coudraye. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice condition.

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Ends November 10, 2017 14:21

$40.00
157935

Miriam A. "MA" FERGUSON Becomes 1st Woman Governor of Texas 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391904763563

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 21, 1925 * Miriam A. "Ma" Ferguson * 1st female governor of Texas The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HAIL 'MA' FERGUSON, GOVERNOR OF TEXAS, IN THRILLING SCENE" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the Miriam A. Ferguson becoming the first female governor of the state of Texas. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 10, 2017 14:16

$52.00
157896

LEAGUE OF NATIONS Post World War I Peace Organization ADOPTED 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372101053320

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 26, 1919 * League of Nation adopted * International Organization * Treaty of Versailles The front page features a three line banner headline: "LEAGUE OF NATIONS PLAN IS ADOPTED; PEACE CONFERENCE ACTS ON WILSON PLEA, STRONGLY SUPPORTED BY LLOYD GEORGE" with various related subheads. Also on the ftpg. is: "Text of Wilson's Speech to Peace Conference Pointing Out Need of a League of Nations". This was the precursor to the United Nations and an outcome of the Treaty of Versailles ending World War I. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, a little irreg... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2017 13:29

$67.00
157616

BABE RUTH & Hot Dog King - CHARLES LINDBERGH Latin Tour 1936 Rotogravure PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372089738614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, January 29, 1928 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * "Good Will Tour" - Latin America * Babe Ruth & the Hot Dog King This rotogravure section only has 3 front page photos regarding the Lindbergh's "Good Will Tour" of Latin America countries. Much more Lindbergh related photos inside as well Also on the front page is a rare photo of Babe Ruth with Frank Stevens who was known as the "Hot Dog King". Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2017 14:34

$35.00
157230

Best TREMORS Cult Film Movie Opening Day AD Review 1990 Los Angeles Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391887851404

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 19, 1990 * Best "Tremors" movie advertisement * Grand Opening Day premiere review * American monster film - Kevin Bacon A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Tremors" 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... See More  

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Ends October 14, 2017 13:03

$82.00
157042

Jerry Lewis & Dean martin 1951 Original Ad Opening Week: At War With The Army!


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372069359795

Shown is an original & historic old periodical, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOTION PICTURE DAILY, New York, January 3, 1951 * Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin movie advertisement * Opening week of "At War With The Army!" As the title suggests, this publication is replete with news concerning the movie industry. This issue has an opening week ad for Jerry Lewis & Dean Martin in: "At War With The Army!". Great to have this displayable, double-page advertisement in a motion picture-themed publication. Eight pages, 9 by 12 inches printed on high-quality paper, some rubbing and a vertical fold, tiny binding holes down the center of the double-page centerfold seam - otherwise good.

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Ends October 07, 2017 15:47

$45.00
157041

Peter Pan 1953 Pre-Opening Day ad in The Motion Picture Daily - Original


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372069359279

Shown is an original & historic old periodical, offered to enhance your collectible interest: MOTION PICTURE DAILY, New York, January 8, 1953 * Peter Pan advertisement As the title suggests, this publication is replete with news concerning the movie industry. This issue has a pre-opening day ad for Peter Pan - taking 4 of its 8 pages - all in color. Great to have this displayable advertisement in a motion picture-themed publication. Eight pages, 9 by 12 inches printed on high-quality paper, some rubbing and a vertical fold, tiny binding holes down the center of the double-page centerfold seam - otherwise good.

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Ends October 07, 2017 15:46

$55.00
156455

LOS GATOS DC-3 Mexican Laborers Airplane "Deportee" Song CRASH 1948 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391867049927

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE MORNING CALL, Allentown, Pennsylvania, January 29, 1948 * Los Gatos DC-3 airplane crash * Diablo Range - California disaster * Mexican farm laborers - workers * Woody Guthrie's "Deportee" song * FRONT LEAF ONLY *** The top of the front page has a three column headline: "32 Killed in Crash of Chartered Plane" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the 1948 Los Gatos DC-3 crash in which killed many Mexicans being sent back to Mexico. This plane crash inspired the protest song "Deportee" by Woody Guthrie. Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such.

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Ends September 17, 2017 14:52

$33.00
156144

"PEP" The Cat Murdering ? Pennsylvania Governor's PRISON DOG Editorial 1926 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391859172625

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1926 * "Pep" the prison dog * Eastern State Penitentiary * Governor Clifford Pinchot Page 20 has an editorial headed: "The Penitentiary Dog" which seems to change of the story the media described as a "cat-murdering" dog being sent to prison to something more realistic. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a little spine wear, nice condition. source: daily mail.com: He was known as the Pennsylvania cat-murderer, a vicious hound sentenced to life imprisonment at Eastern State Penitentiary for the grisly killing of the governor's moggie. In his prison mugshot from 1924, he is seen with ears drooping backwards, a... See More  

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Ends September 07, 2017 15:33

$52.00
155796

Thomas Alva EDISON MAGNETIC CONCENTRATING WORKS Print & more 1898 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391848451012

Shown is an original & historic old magazine, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, January 22, 1898 The front cover is a large print captioned: "The Edison Magnetic Concentrating Works - The Giant Rolls" with additional illustrations & text inside. Also inside: "An Improved Telephone Transmitter" "The King Gasoline Launch Engine" "The Mietz & Weiss Kerosene Engine" and many more articles, prints & photos. Sixteen pages, 11 by 16 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends August 24, 2017 11:33

$29.00
155744

Best AVA GARDNER Hollywood Movie Film Actress Singer DEATH 1990 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391845350511

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 26, 1990 * Ava Gardner death (1st report) * Movie - film actress & singer * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the ftpg. has an article headed: "Ava Gardner, Sultry Film Star, Dies at 67 in London." and includes a photo of her. The article carries over to page 22 where there are 2 more photos of her, with husbands Mickey Rooney and Frank Sinatra. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-30, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:44

$93.00
155723

Best AUDREY HEPBURN Hollywood Golden Age Movie Film Actress DEATH 1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372019908540

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 21, 1993 * Audrey Hepburn death (1st report) * Actress, model, dancer & humanitarian * Hollywood golden age movie - film * Best title to be had ? The bottom of the front page has a boxed report headed: "Audrey Hepburn, Actress and Humanitarian, Dies" at age 63, with a color photo of her (see). The article carries over to take most of page 28 with much text on her life & career and also includes 4 more photos of her. Great to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry. The complete first section with pages 1-30, nice condition.

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Ends August 20, 2017 13:12

$96.00
155462

SOLAR ECLIPSE Blocks Sun New MOON Earth Astronomy 1925 Fitchburg MA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372011875887

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, January 24, 1925 * Total eclipse of the Sun * Solar eclipse - Moon - Earth The top of the front page has a four column headline: "TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE SUN SEEN TILL OBSCURED BY CLOUDY SKY" with subheads. (see) Eight pages, light toning, some spine wear, should be handled with care. wikipedia notes: A total solar eclipse occurred on January 24, 1925. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partially obscuring the image of the Sun for a viewer on Earth. A total solar eclipse occurs when the Moon's apparent diameter is larger than the Sun, blocking all direct sunlight, turning day into darknes... See More  

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Ends August 12, 2017 14:36

$35.00
155186

MAHATMA GANDHI Ends First Round Table Conference INDIA & Britain 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391828355199

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 20, 1931 * First Round Table Conference ends * Mahatma Gandhi demands swaraj * Constitutional reforms in India The top of the front page has a one column heading: "PLEDGE OF AUTONOMY CLOSES INDIA PARLEY; MOVE TO WIN GANDHI" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2017 11:33

$39.00
155110

ROSAMOND PINCHOT Stage & Film Actress Socialite SUICIDE Death 1938 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391827530146

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1938 * Rosamond Pinchot suicide death * Stage & film actress - socialite The front page has a one column heading: "ROSAMOND PINCHOT ENDS LIFE IN GARAGE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage on American stage & film actress committing suicide continues inside with small photo. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 subscriber... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2017 09:52

$44.00
154518

LEOPOLD STOKOWSKI British Conductor Philadelphia Orchestra TO QUIT1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371969244433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 3, 1936 * British conductor Arturo Toscanini * Philadelphia Orchestra - symphony * Announces he is leaving as conductor The top of page 13 has a one column heading: "STOKOWSKI TO QUIT AS ORCHESTRA HEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 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 editions. Nice condition.

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Ends July 01, 2017 15:00

$40.00
154510

"DOCTOR'S PLOT" Soviet Union Leaders Murders ANTISEMITISM Arrests 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371969236347

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 13, 1953 * "Doctor's Plot" in Soviet Union - Arrests * Antisemitism - Joseph Stalin * Viktor Abakumov The front page has a one column heading: "Soviet Jews Seized in 'Death Plot''" with subhead. (see) The "Doctors' Plot" is considered to be the most dramatic episode of antisemitism in the Soviet Union under Joseph Stalin's regime. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp in the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends July 01, 2017 14:49

$39.00
154419

STANFORD CARDINALS Football Rose Bowl Win vs. Pittsburgh Panthers 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371967999278

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 3, 1928 * Rose Bowl: Stanford Cardinals vs. Pitt Panthers * Emily Stevens death - stage & screen actress The sport' section (page 20) has a banner headline: "Stanford Beats Pittsburgh, 7-6, on Wilton's Goal After Trailing on His Fumble" with subheads and lineup. (see) First report coverage on the Stanford Cardinals football team winning the 1928 Rose Bowl vs. the Pittsburgh Panthers. Other news, sports, and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 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 s... See More  

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Ends June 30, 2017 08:38

$44.00
154223

WHITE STAR & CUNARD Lines British Shipping Ocean Liners MERGER 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371959692106

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 18, 1934 * Cunard & White Star Lines merge * Ocean Liners - Lusitania & Titanic fame The top of page 23 has one column heading: "CUNARD, WHITE STAR NOW A SINGLE LINE" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the creation of the Cunard-White Star Line due to financial trouble of both lines during the great depression. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 pr... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2017 15:22

$40.00
154000

THE GREAT BRINK'S ROBBERY (1 Million) Boston Crime of the Century 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371948140730

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: EVENING CHRONICLE, Allentown, Penn., January 18, 1950 * Great Brinks Robbery (Boston, MA) * 1st report of the "Crime of the Century" * Over 2 Million $$$$ stolen * FRONT LEAF ONLY The front page has a four column heading: "Million-Dollar Holdup Sets Off Big Manhunt" (see). Note: While the headline states $1 million in cash was stolen, the actual take including everything was over 2 million dollars, making it the largest robbery to-date within the United States and earning the title, "The Crime of the Century!" Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), nice for display as such.

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Ends June 11, 2017 08:35

$37.00
153928

MAHATMA GANDHI Forces Seizes Solapur Indian Independence Movement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371946441964

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, May 13, 1930 * Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma) * Siege of Solapur, Maharashtra, India * Indian Independence Movement The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Troops Crush Sholapur Revolt; Native Rule Is Short Lived; Arrest Six, Gandhists Flee" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, A few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: During the Indian independence movement, the people of Solapur enjoyed full freedom on 9–11 May 1930. However, this resulted in the executions of Mallappa Dhanshetti, Abdul Rasool Qurban Hussein, Jagannath Bhagwan Shinde ... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2017 13:17

$34.00
153223

JEWISH YEAR OF JUBILEE Convention JEWS & Warren G. Harding Letter 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371906252454

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1923 * Jewish Year of Jubilee - Jews * President Warren G. Harding's letter One year after the United States Congress formally recognized Palestine to be the Jewish homeland, the Jews celebrated a Year of Jubilee. President Warren Harding sent a letter to the Union of American Hebrew Congregations in which he called for a "...restoration of religious devotion...". The text of this notable letter is printed in full on page 10. Page 10 also has a very lengthy account of the convention of Jews held in New York City, with column heads including; "Ask Jews To Drop Yiddish And Wine" "Dr. Wise Condemns 'Jargon'--Julius Rosenwald Suggests Grape Juice for Sacrament... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:27

$97.00
153188

KING TUTANKHAMUN Pharaoh Sarcophagus TOMB 4th Chamber Discovery 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371905408657

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1928 * King Tutankhamun discovery * Egyptian Pharaoh 4th chamber * Egyptologist Howard Carter The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "NEW FINDS IN TOMB OF TUT-ANKH-AMEN" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 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 ... See More  

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Ends April 27, 2017 15:02

$45.00
152996

RUDYARD KIPLING English Writer Poet Novelist The Jungle Book DEATH1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391733529170

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 18, 1936 * Rudyard Kipling death (1st report) * English writer, poet and Novelist * "The Jungle Book" fame The top of the front page has a one column heading: "RUDYARD KIPLING DIES AT AGE OF 70; CONSCIOUS AT END" with subheads. (see) Much more on page 7 with a few related photos. Loads of text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 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 subs... See More  

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Ends April 19, 2017 07:41

$38.00
152995

WAYNE COUNTY JAIL Detroit Michigan Federal Prisoners ESCAPE 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391733528442

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1928 * Wayne County jail escape * Detroit, Michigan The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "Twenty-one Men Dig Out of Detroit Jail; Two Are Caught, 19 Escape Into Canada" (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 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 editions. A little irregular along the spine, nice condition. wikipedia notes: 21 ... See More  

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Ends April 19, 2017 07:39

$33.00
152993

CHIPLEY Washington County FLORIDA & Alabama TORNADOES Disaster 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371897777282

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 20, 1936 * Chipley, Washington County, Florida * Tornado disaster - Alabama The front page has a one column heading: "TORNADOES KILL 17, INJURE 40 IN SOUTH" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 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 editions. Nice condition.

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Ends April 19, 2017 07:34

$33.00
152990

BONUS ACT World War I Veterans Compensation Bill $$ Becomes Law 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391731013168

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 28, 1936 * Bonus Act becomes law (1st report) * Adjusted Compensation Payment Act * World War I - WWI military veterans The top of the front page has a three column headline: "BONUS BILL BECOMES LAW; REPASSED IN SENATE, 76-19; PAYMENT WILL BE SPEEDED" with subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 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, librar... See More  

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Ends April 16, 2017 14:56

$33.00
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