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187395

FORD'S THEATRE Government to Buy ? & Andersonville Prison Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393110009167

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1865 * Government to buy Ford's Theater ? * Andersonville Prison - Henry Wirz Page 5 has an item with small head: "Ford's Theater" concerning the possibility of the government buying it or renting it (see). Also on pg. 5: "Base Ball" "Keystone of Philadelphia vs. Mutual of New York" with much text & a box score. Page 4 has: "Justice Upon the Murderers of the Prisoners" begins: "The assassins of the President disposed of, the government will next take in hand the ruffians who tortured to death thousands of Union prisoners..." meaning Wirz & others from the Andersonville prison. This takes over a full column. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine, nice condition.

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Ends February 26, 2021 07:20

$32.00
187372

NOTRE DAME STADIUM Fighting Irish Football OPENS w/ Dedication in 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373439774442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, sport's section only, October 12, 1930 * Notre Dame Stadium opening * Formal dedication (1st report) - Fighting Irish * NCAA College football  - "Touchdown Jesus" fame The front page of this section has a banner headline: "NOTRE DAME DEDICATES HOME STADIUM BY WHIPPING NAVY, 26-2" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the dedication of Notre Dame Stadium after it's initial opening a week earlier. A great item for any Notre Dame fan. Complete sport's section with 8 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margin, nice for display.

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Ends February 25, 2021 15:30

$72.00
187358

Muhammad Ali vs. Earnie Shavers 1977 Original Los Angeles Newspaper Boxing Match


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393108910935

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 30, 1977 * Muhammad Ali vs. Earnie Shavers The frontpage of the sports section has the two-line, two-column heading: "Ali Can't Make the 'Acorn' Fall", with subheads: "Shavers Goes Route, Loses the Decision" and "Shavers: 'I Just Kept Calling Him An Imbecile'", with a large photo. The inside has additional related coverage and photos. Although never receiving the recognition of some of his other fights, many experts regard Ali's performance in the Shavers fight to be one of the finest in his boxing career. The issue includes nearly 100 pages - being the complete first, complete sports, and a few additional sections, but does not include all portions - as most, being unrelated to the key cover... See More  

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Ends February 25, 2021 09:34

$80.00
187314

BOB FITZSIMMONS Wins Light Heavyweight BOXING Title vs. Gardiner 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393105154444

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 26, 1903 * Bob Fitzsimmons wins Light Heavyweight title * vs. George Gardiner - boxing championship The top of page 2 has a two column headline: "CROWD HISSED THE PUGILISTS" with subhead: "Fitzsimmons Won the Fight--Gardner Stood up for Twenty Rounds" and round by round description. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In November 1903, Fitzsimmons made history by defeating World Light Heavyweight Champion George Gardiner (also known as Gardner) by a decision i... See More  

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Ends February 22, 2021 09:04

$48.00
187313

ARMY-NAVY GAME College Football Rivalry West Point vs. Annapolis 1903 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393105153924

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 28, 1903 * Early Army-Navy game * College football rivalry * West Point vs. Annapolis The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ANNAPOLIS MADE A POOR SHOWING" with subheads that include: "Army Defeated Navy in Football by a Score of 40 to 5" and more. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends February 22, 2021 09:04

$38.00
187305

LOU GEHRIG DAY Luckiest Man on the Face of the Earth Fame 1939 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393105137799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1939  * Lou Gehrig day at Yankee Stadium (day of) * Famous 'luckiest man on the face of the earth' speech fame * Best title to be had ? Lou Gehrig's famous speech is one of the most notable & heart-warming events in the annals of baseball history. This issue is from that day and has a article on page 18 with a two column heading: "75,000 Expected at the Stadium For Lou Gehrig Appreciation Day" with subhead. (see) Only found in this publication. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 30 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends February 22, 2021 08:47

$88.00
187269

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373434263194

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

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Ends February 20, 2021 09:09

$57.00
187261

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393102868013

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

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Ends February 20, 2021 09:06

$40.00
187230

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373433528791

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug.15, 1903 * James J. Jeffries vs. James J. Corbett * Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report) The top of page 2 has a two column heading: "CORBETT HAD LITTLE SHOW" with subhead and round by round description. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2021 15:28

$68.00
187229

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373433528396

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 3, 1903 * U.S. Yacht Reliance vs. Shamrock III * America's Cup win at New York City Harbor Near the bottom of the front page is a three column heading: "RELIANCE WON BY OVER TWO MILES" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, nice condition.

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Ends February 19, 2021 15:27

$40.00
187133

Early BABE RUTH Home Run Record w/ Red Sox BLACK SOX Scandal Set 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393096445568

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Taunton, Massachusetts, September 25, 1919 * Early Babe Ruth home run record w/ Boston Red Sox * White Sox win pennant - World Series scandal set A column head on the sports page notes: "RUTH'S HOMER HELPED SOX WIN SECOND GAME" with subhead "Boston Wonder Makes Sure of Record for Circuit Clouts by Hitting His 28th of Season -- White Sox Win Game That Gives Them League Flag". The text notes in part: "...Ruth broke the home run record of 27 made by Ed Williamson in 1884 driving the ball over the roof of the right field grandstand in the ninth inning of the second game...". The box score is included. Also the reporting on the Chicago - St. Louis game in which: "...Joe Jackson's single in the nint... See More  

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Ends February 14, 2021 15:28

$87.00
187132

PETE ROSE "Charlie Hustle" BANNED Major League Baseball for Life 1989 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373428470525

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, Phoenix, August 25, 1989  * Pete Rose is banned from baseball The front page has a heading that announces: "Banished for Life: Pet's Out" with subhead: "Actions 'Stained' Baseball". Two photos show Commissioner Bart Giamatti and Pete Rose. Much of page 2 is taken up with more photos of Rose, plus text. The complete first section only with pages 1-14. Very nice condition.

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Ends February 14, 2021 15:27

$42.00
187126

BROOKLYN DODGERS New York Yankees World Series w/ Carl Photos 1953 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393096443063

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 4, 1953 * New York Yankees lose game 4 * World Series of baseball * Brooklyn Dodgers - "The Bums" * Roy Campanella & Billy Martin The top of the front page has a three column heading: "DODGERS DOWN YANKS 7-3, TO SQUARE SERIES" with subheads, related photo and box scores. (see) Much more in the sport's section. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60+ pages, light toning at the margin, some residue along the spine from disbinding, generally nice.

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Ends February 14, 2021 15:24

$44.00
187092

MICHAEL JORDAN Voted NBA Basketball Best w/ Photo Chicago Bulls 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393096047610

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Thursday, April 26, 1988 * Michael Jordan becoming a superstar * Chicago Bulls NBA basketball The front page of the sport's section has a illustration which includes the likeness of Michael Jordan with heading: "NBA selects its best" Also a two column heading: "Jordan has no peer, say his peers" The top left corner of the front page has a small photo of Jordan with brief text. (see) Complete with all sections (40 pages), very nice condition.

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Ends February 14, 2021 07:10

$62.00
187091

Rookie MICHAEL JORDAN Visits Special Olympics Kids Chicago Bulls 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393096047182

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, April 5, 1985 * Michael Jordan during his rookie season * Visiting the Special Olympics athletes * Chicago Bulls NBA basketball The top right corner of the front page of the sport's section has a photo of Bulls' rookie Michael Jordan with heading: "Special Kind Of Day" The top of page 4 of this section has a headline: "Jordan's magic touches Special Olympians" with related photo. (see) I suspect this to be a rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete with all sections (36 pages), very nice condition.

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Ends February 14, 2021 07:10

$52.00
187089

MARVIN HAGLER VS. THOMAS HEARNS Middleeight Boxing Title Fight 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373427415576

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, April 16, 1985 * Marvelous Marvin Hagler vs. Thomas Hearns * Middleweight championship boxing match * "The Fight" - "The War" The front page has a five column headline: "Marvelous Marvin wins his 'war'" The front page of the sport's section has another headline: "Hagler just marvelous in TKO" with subhead and color photo. First report coverage continues inside this section. This famous middleweight championship boxing match is considered the three greatest rounds in boxing history, due to its constant action, and violent back-and-forth exchanges. Complete with all sections (36 pages), nice condition.

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Ends February 13, 2021 15:18

$48.00
187059

WASHINGTON REDSKINS Wins NFL Football Title & USS PANAY INCIDENT 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393094843468

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 13, 1937.   * Washington Redskins win NFL football title * USS Panay incident (1st report) * Yangtze River, Nanjing, China The sport's section (page 24) has a three column heading: "Baugh's 17 Passes for 352 Yards Give Redskins Pro Football Crown" with subheads. Also of historic significance is a banner headline on the front page: "JAPAN MUST PAY--ROOSEVELT" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the USS Panay incident on the Yangtza River in China. Complete with 36 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends February 13, 2021 07:22

$48.00
187048

NELSON MANDELA South African President Anti-Apartheid Leader FREE 1990 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373426335226

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 11, 1990  * Nelson Mandela freed (day of) * South African president * Buster Douglas knockouts Mike Tyson * Famous Heavyweight boxing upset The front page has a report on the same day Nelson Mandela would be released from prison after serving 27 years with headline: "S. Africa to Free Black Leader Mandela Today" with related photo. (see) More on pages 11-14. The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "Douglas KOs Tyson in Title Fight Upset" with photo. Complete 1st section only with all 44 pages, nice condition.

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Ends February 12, 2021 15:21

$68.00
187042

NEW YORK GIANTS vs Washington Senators World Series of Baseball 1924 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393093804071

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1924 * New York Giants vs. Washington Senators * World Series of baseball - MLB (game 6) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SENATORS WIN, 2-1; WORLD TITLE HINGES ON 7TH GAME TODAY" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section. First report coverage of game 6 of the World Series between the New York Giants and Washington Senators. The Senators would become the 1924 World Series champions on this day. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 12, 2021 15:19

$44.00
187037

MICHAEL JORDAN Chicago Bulls 23 Rookie NBA Basketball Opening Day 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393093801947

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, October 26, 1984 * Michael Jordan & Hakeem Olajuwon * Opening day NBA Basketball as rookies * Chicago Bulls & Houston Rockets Page 11 of the sport's section has a list of the rosters of each NBA team under the heading: "NBA OPENING-DAY ROSTERS" which includes the Chicago Bulls with: "23 Michael Jordan G 6-6 R" and the Houston Rockets with: "Hakeem Olajuwon C-F 7-0 R" amongst others. Both Jordan and Olajuwon would make their NBA regular season debuts on this day. Complete with all sections (40 pages), very nice condition.

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Ends February 12, 2021 15:16

$67.00
187011

MICHAEL JORDAN 1st Player in NBA History 50+ Points Playoff Games 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373426073072

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Thursday, May 2, 1988 * Michael Jordan makes NBA history * Chicago Bulls NBA basketball - playoffs * 1st player to score 50+ points in consecutive games Near the bottom of the front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "Jordan's 55 lifts Bulls to 2-0 lead" with photo of Jordan. (see) Complete with all sections (38 pages), very nice condition.   NBA.com: This Date in NBA History (May 1, 1988): Michael Jordan becomes first player in NBA Playoff history to record consecutive 50-point games.

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Ends February 12, 2021 08:46

$78.00
186998

MICHAEL JORDAN Olympics Gold Medal Basketball Pre-NBA Start Photo 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373426071264

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago Aug. 8, 1984 * Michael Jordan shines w/ photo * U.S. men's Olympic basketball team * In a Chicago publication, rare as such The top of page 116 has a three column heading: "Situation is well in hand" with subhead and photo. (see) A nice article on Jordan prior to his pro debut. Text includes: "I don't think the pros realize how good he is..." "When the games are over, he will join the pro ranks as the top draft choice of the Bulls" and much more. This was the last amateur team to  win the gold medal. This was also the time between Jordan being drafted by the Bulls and the beginning of the NBA basketball season. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at... See More  

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Ends February 12, 2021 08:41

$125.00
186919

JOHN L. SULLIVAN vs. Tug Wilson $1,000 Heavyweight Boxing Contest 1882 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393085312244

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Cleveland, Ohio, July 19, 1882 * John L. Sullivan * Heavyweight boxing Page 3 has one column headings: "Sick Sullivan" "He Suffers More Than His English opponent" "Wilson Challenges the Boston Boy to Fight for the Belt" (see) Complete with 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In 1882, Wilson was recruited by American newspaper publisher Richard Kyle Fox, who had been impressed with tales of Wilson's scientific skills from overseas, to take on world heavyweight champion John L. Sullivan. Wilson accepted the invitation and arrived in Philadelphia on June 21, 1882. Fox was stunned to find that Wilson was by this time a middle-aged, overweight has-been. Sti... See More  

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Ends February 06, 2021 10:13

$30.00
186824

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373417368460

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

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:09

$40.00
186814

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082451646

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

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:05

$39.00
186811

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393082449728

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

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Ends February 04, 2021 09:03

$67.00
187368

1908 HARVARD Crimson vs. YALE Bulldogs IVY League College Football Gm. Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393109103451

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, November 21, 1908 * Harvard Crimson vs. Yale Bulldogs  * Ivy League - NCAA college football The front page has a five column headline: "HARVARD DEFEATS YALE ON FOOTBALL FIELD 4 TO 0" with subheads and photo of the Yale team. 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 all 8 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 01, 2021 13:31

$39.99
187362

1908 CARLISLE INDIANS FOOTBALL w/ Coach Pop Warner Team PHOTO 1908 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373439510535

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 6, 1908 * Carlisle Indians football team photo * Head coach Pop Warner fame The top of page 3 has a four column photo with heading: "ENTIRE 1908 SQUAD OF CARLISLE INDIAN TEAM" (see) This photo is somewhat grainy. 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, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 01, 2021 11:10

$37.99
187360

1908 ADDIE JOSS Cleveland Indians PHOTO Baseball Pennant Races 1908 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393108974340

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 15, 1908 * 1908 MLB Baseball close pennant races * Photo of Addie Joss - Cleveland Indians (Naps) The top of page 3 has a two column photo of Addie Joss. Also a one column heading: "AMERICAN LEAGUE FINISH AS CLOSE AS IN PAST SEASONS" 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, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 01, 2021 10:51

$34.99
186780

CARL LEWIS Win 2nd of 4 Gold Medals Summer Olympics Track & Field 1984 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393075048055

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Aug. 7, 1984 * Carl Lewis wins 2nd of 4 gold medals * 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles The front page has a headline that reads: "Lewis gets gold--but short of record" with photo of Lewis and more.  Lewis was trying to Match Jesse Owens four gold medals he won in 1936 Berlin. Lewis would achieve this in the following days,. Much more on the 1984 Summer Olympics in other events in the sport's section. Complete with all sections (44 pages), nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 15:12

$45.00
186767

DANIEL MENDOZA Jewish Boxer vs. Humphries 1st BOXING Fight Jews 1788 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393074792722

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 22, 1788  * Daniel Mendoza - The fighting Jew * Richard Humphries - 1st of 3 fight Inside has most of a column taken up with: "Mendoza's Answer to Humphries' Challenge" signed in type: Daniel Mendoza. Mendoza was a famous Jewish boxer who transformed the English stereotype of a Jew from a weak, defenseless person into someone deserving of respect. He is said to have been the first Jew to talk to the King, George III. He was the British boxing champion from 1792-1795. The letter is interesting in the particulars of the conditions of the proposed boxing match. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:26

$54.00
187346

Early NIGHT BASEBALL ? to Begin in 1909 League Park Cincinnati ? MLB Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393105283159

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 24, 1909 * MLB night baseball to begin in 1909 ? The top of page 2 has a two column heading: "NIGHT BASEBALL IS NO A POSSIBILITY" with subheads and two related photos. (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, some small binding holes along the spine, small tape mend within masthead, generally nice. source: Cincinnati Magazine: With a now legendary click, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt tapped a telegraph key at the White House at precisely 8:30 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 1935. Approximately 500 miles ... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 11:06

$36.99
187304

1908 NAP LAJOIE Cleveland Indians PHOTO Baseball Pennant Races 1908 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393105122705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 29, 1908 * 1908 MLB Baseball close pennant races * Photo of Nap Lajoie - Cleveland Indians (Naps) The top of the front page has a two column headline: "SECOND PLACE HOLDERS CROWDING THE LEADERS" with subheads and a photo of Nap Lajoie. (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, some small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally good.

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Ends January 29, 2021 08:30

$34.99
186737

CURRIER AND IVES Baseball Game Post Civil War Hoboken NJ PRINT 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393074578056

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Aug. 26, 1865  * Famous Currier and Ives baseball game print The top of page 4  has one of the better baseball prints of the era, showing the action at the famous game played at Hoboken on August 3, 1865 between the Atlantics of Brooklyn and the Mutuals of New York. The print, taking close to one-third of the page, is captioned: "Base Ball Match For The Championship Between The Atlantic Club Of Brooklyn And The Mutual Club of New York, At Hoboken, August 3--The Mutuals Catching Out Atlantics On A Foul Ball". There is also a report headed: "Base-Ball Match For The Championship". This game was the subject of a famous Currier and Ives print called "The American National Game". Also of... See More  

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Ends January 29, 2021 07:16

$183.00
186725

MICHAEL JORDAN Becoming a NBA Superstar w/ Chicago Bulls PHOTO 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373409248718

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Thursday, May 11, 1988 * Michael Jordan becoming a superstar * Chicago Bulls NBA basketball - playoffs The front page of the sport's section has a action photo showing Michael Jordan with heading: "Jordan's Star rises higher" Also a two column heading: "Chicago's equalizer in control" which is a nice report on Jordan's skills. Complete with all sections (40 pages), very nice condition.

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Ends January 28, 2021 15:01

$48.00
187237

1904 BOSTON RED SOX Wins American League MLB Baseball AL PENNANT 1904 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373434151093

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 10, 1904 * Boston Red Sox wins American League pennant * Major League Baseball - MLB The front page has a one column heading: "Boston Club Wins Pennant" with subhead. (see) Interestingly there was no World Series for this year. 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, two small, lightly inked library stamps within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: The 1904 Major League Baseball season was contested from April 14 to October 10, 1904. The Boston Americans and New York Giants finished atop standing... See More  

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Ends January 27, 2021 07:13

$39.99
186696

1919 BLACK SOX SCANDAL Baseball World Series Chicago White FINAL GAME Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393068700745

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania,  Oct. 9, 1919  * Chicago White (Black) Sox * Cincinnati Reds - World Series * Black Sox Scandal (game 8) (final game) * Early, same day report w/ great headline A great, two-line banner headline announces the outcome of the final game of the controversial "Black Sox" World Series: "CINCINNATI TODAY WRESTS THE WORLD'S CHAMPIONSHIP FROM WHITE SOX 10 TO 5" This headline reports the final game of what is now known as the "Black Sox Scandal" World Series, wherein 8 Chicago players were eventually accused of intentionally losing games in exchange for money from gamblers. The front page report has a 3 column head: " 'TWAS VERITABLE WALKOVER FOR REDS" with subheads: "Starting Off in Ve... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2021 09:36

$190.00
186693

Very Rare BASEBALL by Sportswriter Henry Chadwick Great Masthead 1867 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373404410315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BALL PLAYERS' CHRONICLE, New York, Nov. 28, 1867  * Very rare baseball publication * Henry Chadwick "Father of Baseball" A very rare & desired title by any baseball collection as this was the first magazine in America devoted primarily to baseball. Edited by the legendary Henry Chadwick, this paper lasted but 30 issues, from June 6 thru December 26, 1867 before changing its name to the 'American Chronicle' (which in turn lasted only 31 more). Featured is an elaborate masthead picturing baseball, croquet, and cricket matches in progress. The entire ftpg. is taken up with reports on baseball games including the box scores. This continues on pages 2 and 3, plus other reports headed: "The Annual Convention of the N... See More  

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Ends January 24, 2021 07:39

$670.00
186623

MUHAMMAD ALI First Heavyweight Boxing Fight Back Since Exile 1970 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373401697058

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. October 27, 1970  * Muhammad Ali first fight back * Heavyweight boxing vs. Jerry Quarry The top of page 7 has a five column headline: "Ali Returns To Ring After 3 1/2 Years For 3rd-Round TKO Win Over Quarry" and more. Complete with 10 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding slits along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In March 1966, Ali refused to be inducted into the armed forces. He was systematically denied a boxing license in every state and stripped of his passport. As a result, he did not fight from March 1967 to October 1970—from ages 25 to almost 29—as his case worked its way through the appeals process before his conviction was overturned in 1971. On Aug... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2021 07:23

$88.00
186622

JESSE OWENS Shines at College Track Championships for Ohio State 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373401696880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORT'S SECTION ONLY for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, June 21, 1936 * Jesse Owens Wins 4 events w/ one World record * NCAA Track and Field Championships (Chicago) * Summer Olympics in Nazi Germany on the horizon The front page of this section has a one column heading: "TROJANS TAKE TEAM HONORS; OWENS WINNER OF 4 EVENTS" First report coverage continues on page 2 with a nice photo showing Jesse Owens winning the 100-meter dash. (see) Owens would participate in the Olympics a few months later in Nazi Germany. Complete sport's section only with 6 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The 1936 NCAA Track and Field Championships was the 15th NCAA ... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2021 07:22

$44.00
186620

BOBBY JONES Wins Southeastern Open GOLF Tournament GRAND SLAM 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373401693447

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 2, 1930 * Bobby Jones wins Southeastern Open * PGA professional golf tournament - Augusta, Georgia * The beginning of his famed grand slam The sport's section (page 24) has a two column heading: "Jones Adds Southwestern Golf Title to His Long String" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Bobby Jones winning the 1930 Southeastern Open at Forest Hills Gold Club in Augusta, Georgia. Complete with 32 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Bobby Jones began his famous 1930 Grand Slam of Golf in 1930 with a win in the Southeastern Open, which was played with two rounds on the Augusta Country Club and two at Forest Hills. He fired ... See More  

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Ends January 22, 2021 07:21

$40.00
186598

MICHAEL JORDAN Chicago Bulls NBA Basketball Rookie of the Year 1985 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373400653851

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 17, 1985 * Michael Jordan wins rookie of the year * Chicago Bulls - NBA basketball The top of page 14 of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Jordan Outpolls Olajuwon, 57 1/2 Votes to 20 1/2, as the NBA Rookie of the Year" (see) Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 56 pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2021 12:12

$62.00
186581

MAX BAER Wins Heavyweight Boxing Championship vs. PRIMA CARNERA 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373400645491

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., June 15, 1934  * Max Baer vs. Primo Carnera * Heavyweight boxing title fight * Great headline for display The top of page 8 has a two column heading: "Fight World Acclaims Baer New Heavyweight Champion; Carnera Stopped in 11th Round" with nice photo of Baer. Complete with 20m pages, light toning at the margins, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends January 21, 2021 12:03

$40.00
186552

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393058503292

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

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:50

$82.00
186546

JIM CROWLEY Becomes Fordham University Rams Head Football Coach 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373394261168

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 4, 1933 * Jim Crowley - "Four Horsemen" backfield fame * University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish * Becomes Fordham Rams head football coach The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "CROWLEY QUITS MICHIGAN STATE FOR FORDHAM" with subheads and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends January 16, 2021 14:48

$48.00
186519

Best LOS ANGELES DODGERS Very 1st NL Pennant Baseball Champions 1959 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373393696964

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, Sept. 30, 1959 * Los Angeles Dodgers win NL Pennant * 1st Pennant since moving from Brooklyn * It is BEST to have reports from the city where an event occurred The banner headline announces: "L.A. DODGERS CHAMPIONS ! " with a related subhead and two large photos of the last game. This was their National League championship & they would go on to win the World Series over the Chicago White Sox, the first championship for the Dodgers since they moved out of Brooklyn the previous year. Great to have this report in a Los Angeles newspaper. Incomplete issue containing 16 of the 32 pages of the first section only, nice condition.

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Ends January 16, 2021 07:13

$90.00
186517

NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH vs. Army Cadets NCAA College Football 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373393691653

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, November 27, 1932 * Army Cadets vs. Notre Dame upset * Loads of text w/ photos The front page of this section has a one column heading: "NOTRE DAME UPSETS ARMY ELEVEN, 21-0, AS 80,000 LOOK ON" with subheads and three related photos. (see) Page 3 of this section has a banner headline: "Dazzling Aerial and Running Attack Enables Notre Dame to Overwhelm Army" with subheads, stats and three more photos. Loads of text here, too much to photograph all. This was the second season without Knute Rockne on the sidelines after his death. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, otherwise goo... See More  

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Ends January 16, 2021 07:12

$35.00
186502

(2) MICHAEL JORDAN'S "The Shot" w/ Famous PHOTO Chicago Bulls 1989 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373392782918

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 8 & 9, 1989 * Michael Jordan's "The Shot" w/ iconic photo * Chicago Bulls folklore - NBA basketball * A two issue set The front page of the sport's section of the May 8th issue has a one column heading: "Jordan Takes Air Out of Cavaliers, and Bulls Advance" First report coverage continues inside this section. (see) The top of page 7 of the sport's section of the May 9th issue has the iconic photo showing Jordan just after "The Shot", a buzzer beater shot by Jordan that gave the Bulls a victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. (see) Each issue has the complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 42 and 40 pages, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: The Shot was a basketball play that occ... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2021 15:31

$115.00
186494

MICHAEL JORDAN Chicago Bulls Wins Slam Dunk Contest Famous PHOTO 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373391330120

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 7, 1988 * Michael Jordan wins slam dunk contest * Chicago Bulls - NBA basketball * Iconic photo at Chicago Stadium The front page of the sport's section has a one of Jordan's iconic photos showing him in action in the 1988 slam dunk contest which was held at Chicago Stadium. The top of page 4 of this section has a banner heading: "Jordan Wins Dunk Contest, but it's Judges Who Get Slammed" (see) Complete 1st and sport's sections only with a total of 60 pages, very nice condition. wikipedia notes: Chicago's Michael Jordan won back-to-back dunk contest victories in 1987 and in 1988. His victory over Wilkins in 1988 in Chicago finished with a perfect 50 dunk from the free-throw line for his th... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2021 15:22

$225.00
186491

Chicago Bulls Baskeball MICHAEL JORDAN'S Father James KILLED 1993 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373391310726

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 14, 1993 * James R. Jordan Sr. killed * Michael Jordan's father * Chicago Bulls basketball The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Father of Michael Jordan, NBA Superstar, Found Dead" with subhead. First report coverage continues in the sport's section with a few related photos. Complete 1st and sport's sections only totaling 44 pages, great condition. wikipedia notes: On July 23, 1993, while returning home from a funeral, Jordan Sr. pulled over on US Highway 74 just south of Lumberton, North Carolina, to take a nap. Daniel Andre Green and Larry Martin Demery spotted the car Michael had recently purchased for him (a red Lexus SC400 with the North Carolina license plate that... See More  

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Ends January 14, 2021 15:11

$48.00
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