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193005

Rare FRANCIS MARION The Swamp Fox re. Treaty Revolutionary War 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373715430707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 13, 1782  * American Revolutionary War * Francis Marion - "The Swamp Fox" Page 7 has the: "Articles of Treaty Between General Marion in Behalf of the State of South Carolina, and Major Ganey [for the Loyalists] & the Inhabitants Under his Command...17th of June, 1781". This was a truce which begins: "Major Ganey and his men under his command to lay down their arms as enemies to the State, & are not to resume them again until ordered to do so, in support of the interest of the United States and of this state in particular..." with much more, signed in type by: Francis Marion, and Micajah Ganey, the former more popularly known as "The Swamp Fox." This is followed by a lengthy & detail... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2021 14:08

$98.00
192960

ADOLPH EICHMANN Jewish Holocaust Trial 1961 Newspaper *


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393560229783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 11, 1961 * Adolph Eichmann trial begins * Jewish mass murderer * World War II Nazi This 10 page newspaper has a nice banner headline on the front page: "Eichmann Challenges Rights of Three Judges" with subhead: "Israel Opens His Trial In Fortress" Tells of the start of the trial against Adolph Eichmann, 'the architect of the Holocaust" Other news of the day. Good condition.

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Ends October 08, 2021 14:02

$34.00
192932

RUTH BADER GINSBURG United States Supreme Court NOMINATION Clinton1993 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373713696907

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Washington Edition, June 15, 1993 * Ruth Bader Ginsburg nominated * United States Supreme Court nomination * Appointed by President Bill Clinton The top of the front page has a nice headline: "Clinton Picks Moderate Judge Ruth Ginsburg for High Court" with various subheads and photo showing Ginsburg with Bill Clinton. Lengthy first reports continue inside. Complete with 40 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:15

$139.00
192850

JIM THORPE Carlisle Indians Summer Olympics Pentathlon GOLD Medal 1912 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393547869240

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: VALLEY SENTINEL, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, July 9, 1912  * Jim Thorpe wins Olympic gold medal * Pentathlon - Stockholm Summer Olympic * Best publication to be had (very rare) Although legendary athlete Jim Thorpe was born & grew up in Oklahoma, he has very close ties with the city of Carlisle. It was in 1904 when Thorpe attended the Carlisle Indian Industrial School that his incredible athletic prowess was discovered by "Pop" Warner, one of the most influential coaches in early football history. Three year later while still at Carlisle Thorpe walked on to the track and made an impromptu high jump in street clothes, beating the school's high jumpers. He also competed in football, baseball, lacrosse, and even won the 1912 i... See More  

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Ends October 02, 2021 14:24

$380.00
192815

Great Charles LINDBERGH BABY Murder Trial w/ Loads of Testimony 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373705258265

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 4, 1935.   * Charles Lindbergh Jr. Baby Kidnapping Trial * Mother and father take the stand * Loads of court testimony The top of the front page has a four column headline: "COL. AND MRS. LINDBERGH ON THE STAND; MOTHER IDENTIFIES BABY'S GARMENTS; FATHER SAYS HE HEARD LADDER CRASH" with subheads. (see) Much more inside with multiple pages of court testimony and a few related photos. Loads and loads of text here. 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. Gi... See More  

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Ends October 01, 2021 14:59

$59.00
192646

SMITH ACT TRIALS Communists Party of USA Socialists GUILTY Eve 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373695866430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 14, 1949  * Smith Act trials of Communist Party leaders * Socialists - socialism - guilty verdict coming The top of the front page has heads on the Smith Act trials of Communist party leaders, with: "Jury Holds Fate of 11 Reds; Judge In His Charge Warns Communism Is Not On Trial" with various related subheads & a photo as well (see). This issue reports the first of several trials, one of the lengthiest trials in American history. The defendants were accused of violating the Smith Act, a statute which imposed penalties on those who advocated violent overthrow of the government (see hyperlink for more). A landmark case on Communism in the United States. Complete in 54 pages, this is the rag-edition, p... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:31

$57.00
192638

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373695857894

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

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:21

$40.00
192637

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL Reconstruction Era 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393529810504

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW-YORK TIMES, Sept. 9, 1865  * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The front page has: "Trial Of Capt. Wirz" "He Petitions the Court to be Allowed Spiritual Advisers" "The Court Refers to Letter to the War Department" "Andersonville Correspondence of the Rebel War Office" "Letters from Capt. Wirz and Gen. John H. Winder" "Cumulative Evidence of Rebel Barbarity". Captain Henry Wirz was the notorious commander of the prison camp at Andersonville. Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine due to disbinding. Good condition.

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:20

$32.00
193078

1865 ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction in Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393571793525

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Sept. 22, 1865  * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz Among the front page column heads are: "THE WERZE [Wirz] TRIAL" "Remarkable Speech of Howell Cobb" "he Wants to See Mr. Lincoln Hung" "He Expects the Same Fate for Himself" "The Sickening Atrocities of Werze" "The Fatal Horrors of the Dead Line" and more. Also: "Life at a Virginia Watering Place" "Real Spirit of Virginia Society" "Northern Ladies Insulted by the Chivalry" and more on the Reconstruction. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, archival repair at the right margin, good condition.

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Ends September 21, 2021 09:04

$32.99
193053

1883 FRANK JAMES Train Robbery TRIAL Jesse Gang Gallatin MO NOT GUILTY Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373720154503

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Sept. 7, 1883 * Outlaw Frank James found not guilty * Jesse James gang - Gallatin, Missouri trial The only text on the ftpg. (over half of the page is advertisements) is headed: "NOT GUILTY" "So say the twelve Men in the James Case" "Mr. Wallace Delivers a Brilliant Argument for the Prosecution" "How the Verdict is Received Elsewhere--Governor Crittenden's Opinion--A Kansas City View". This text carries over to take a full column on page 2 as well. Ten pages, very nice condition.

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Ends September 20, 2021 11:32

$69.99
192595

HARRY ORCHARD Miner Albert Horsley Assassination Trial Idaho Gov. 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393521310861

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 26, 1907 * Albert Horsley (Harry Orchard) * Idaho Governor Frank Steunenberg * Assassination - murder trial The front page has a four column heading: "TURNING LIME LIGHT ON HAYWOOD TESTIMONY" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Albert Edward Horsley, best known by the pseudonym Harry Orchard, was a miner convicted of the 1905 political assassination of former Idaho Governor Frank ... See More  

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Ends September 20, 2021 10:28

$39.00
193046

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the CONSPIRATORS Assassins 1865 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393569724274

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 9, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination * Trial of the conspirators Taking over 2 1/2 columns on the front page are: "Trial Of The Assassins" "More Testimony for the Defence--A Distant Prospect of the End of the Trial" with many subheads. Also on the ftpg: "From Washington" "The Closing Pageant of the War" "The War-Worn Veterans Make a Splendid Appearance" & more. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, good condition.

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Ends September 20, 2021 09:26

$29.99
192547

BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION Black Racial Segregation Civil Rights 1954 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393518505586

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., May 18, 1954. * Brown vs. Board of Education * Victory over segregation in the South * Supreme Court decision (1st report) Page 7 has a 2 column heading: "Southern, Border States Face Big Problems As Court Rules Out School Segregation", followed by the opening lines, "A momentous Supreme court edict, that segregation of negro and white children in public schools is unconstitutional, confronted the south and border states today with vast social and economic problems". Additionally, on page 6 is an article discussing how the NAACP will now petition for public tax funds following the Brown vs. Board of Education ruling. This 16 page issue has a little browning with binding holes ... See More  

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Ends September 19, 2021 08:46

$115.00
192506

LOUIS BRANDEIS 1st Jewish Supreme Court Justice TAKES OFFICE Jews 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393514479050

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 6, 1916   * Louis D. Brandeis inuaguration * 1st Jewish Supreme Court justice Page 6 carries a column-wide headline: "BRANDEIS SEATED ON SUPREME BENCH" with subheads "Throng of Public Men and His Family Attend Ceremonies After Oath Is Administered" "Many Congratulations" "Lord Chief Justice Reading Sends Message of Felicitation on New Justice's Appointment". "Every available seat in the courtroom of the United States Supreme Court was occupied at noon today when Louis D. Brandeis of Boston took his seat on the bench as an Associate Justice of that august tribunal... Chief Justice White, rising announced the appointment of Mr. Brandeis,... then announce the readiness of Mr. Brandeis to take the ju... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2021 15:06

$75.00
193015

1865 Newspaper ANDERSONVILLE Civil War PRISON CAMP Georgia GA Henry Wirz TRIAL


eBay Auction Item # 393563802026

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 22, 1865 * Andersonville Civil War prison camp - Georgia * Captain Henry Wirz trial - atrocities Front page first column heads include: "TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ" "Gen. Howell Cobb Gloating Over the Murder of Union Prisoners" "He Points to the Poor Starving Boys & Brags that His Soldiers are Better Off" "More of the Profanity & Indecency of the Russian Winder" "How He Proposed to Cure Women of Sympathy for Yankees" "Words Fail to Express the Infernal Nature & Spirit of the Andersonville Jailers". Eight pages, a few minor spots, nice condition.

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Ends September 17, 2021 08:27

$32.99
193014

Rare NORWALK Huron County OHIO w/ Mormons Mormonism 1857 Original Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 373716500483

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NORWALK EXPERIMENT, Ohio, May 5, 1857 * Uncommon publication Page 2 has: "Affairs in Utah" taking one-third of a column, detailing the 6 (quite biased) reasons why one of the justices of the Utah Territory supreme court has resigned. A few include in part: "...Brigham Young, the governor...is the acknowledged head of the 'Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints', commonly called 'Mormons', and as such head the Mormons look to him, and to him alone, for the law...", and also that: "...there is a secret oath-bound organization among...the church...to acknowledge no law save the law of the 'holy priesthood' which comes to the people through Brigham Young, direct from God...prophetic successor of Joseph Smith, who was... See More  

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Ends September 17, 2021 08:18

$52.99
192470

HARRY ORCHARD Miner Albert Horsley Assassination Trial Idaho Gov. 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393512168944

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 18, 1907 * Albert Horsley (Harry Orchard) * Idaho Governor Frank Steunenberg * Assassination - murder trial The front page has a nice banner headline: "WILL IMPEACH ORCHARD'S TESTIMONY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: Albert Edward Horsley, best known by the pseudonym Harry Orchard, was a miner convicted of the 1905 political assassination of former Idaho Governor Fr... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2021 14:42

$48.00
192440

Best ABRAHAM LINCOLN Springfield Illinois Funeral BURIAL 1865 Hometown Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373686747638

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ILLINOIS STATE JOURNAL, Springfield, May 5, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln's funeral & burial * The very best title to be had * An extremely rare opportunity here Obviously a very damaged newspaper (see photos) however this is a newspaper from Lincoln's hometown, with coverage of his funeral & interment, and from the city where Lincoln was buried. Although the front page has a few tidbits regarding closing events of the Civil War & the conspiracy trials in Washington, page 2 is where the Lincoln content is found. The top of page 2 has: "Obsequies of President Lincoln" "Military Display" "Vast concourse of People" and more, with the text including: "Yesterday was a marked and eventful day; a solemn landmark in the history of... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2021 08:37

$350.00
192386

SAME SEX MARRIAGE Supreme Court LGTB Rights Ruling w/ Photos 199 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393502203418

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, June 27, 2013 * Obergefell v. Hodges - same-sex marriage * Supreme Court of the United States - LGBT  A rarely saved yet significant report with the banner headline announcing: " ' EQUAL DIGNITY' UNDER THE LAW - High Court Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage Nationwide" with related subheads and photos. The complete first section with pages 1-20, nice condition.

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Ends September 12, 2021 13:38

$38.00
192276

SACCO & VANZETTI Nicola & Bartolomeo Murder Trial "MUST DIE" 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393497406540

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 4, 1927. * Sacco and Vanzetti * Murder and robbery * Face electric chair The front page has a very nice banner headline announcing: "SACCO, VANZETTI MUST DIE" with subheads. Related photo is on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with 30 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good. Nice for display.

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Ends September 10, 2021 07:52

$57.00
192236

MARIE ANTOINETTE re. Execution Death & President George Washington 1794 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373677404175

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, February, 1794  * re. Marie Antoinette beheading * President George Washington Although there is a wide range of interesting content in this issue, the prime content is likely a report headed: "The Execution of the Queen", which has in the first paragraph: "...informed the Convention that the trial of Marie Antoinette had lasted three days--that, being found guilty, she had been condemned to death, and had been executed an hour ago...". The balance of the report concerns the two defense attorneys who were detained presuming Marie Antoinette had disclosed some "...secrets of importance" to them, but their testimony was they received nothing of substance from her. A few pages later i... See More  

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Ends September 09, 2021 08:21

$57.00
192179

COPPAGE V. KANSAS re. Labor Unions U.S. Supreme Court Decision 1915 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393486098794

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, January 25, 1915 * Coppage v. Kansas  re. yellow-dog contracts * United States Supreme Court decision - labor unions The front page has a banner headline: "Labor Men Lose Important Ruling By Supreme Court" 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 12 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 05, 2021 09:38

$44.00
191899

B. H. ROBERTS Mormons Mormonism U.S. Congressman POLYGAMY Trial 1899 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662576630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 9, 1899 * Brigham Henry - B. H. Roberts * Mormons - Mormonism leader * Democrat congressman polygamy trial   The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ROBERTS' DEFENSE" 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. Rare as such. Complete with 8 pages, a few small library stamps near the top of the front page, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Brigham Henry Roberts was a historian, politician, and leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). He edited a popular six-vo... See More  

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Ends August 27, 2021 15:02

$40.00
191858

ANDERSONVILLE Georgia Civil War Prison CAPTAIN HENRY WIRZ Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373662168289

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Nov. 9, 1865  * Pre-execution of Captain Henry Wirz * Andersonville Civil War prison - Georgia The top of the front page has nice heads on the trial of Henry Wirz, the "demon" warden of the infamous Andersonville prison camp in South Carolina: "ANDERSONVILLE" "The Case Of Wirz" "His Approaching Execution" "Moral and Physical Condition of the Prisoner" "He Indulges in Letter Writing" "Efforts of Counsel in His Behalf". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, great condition.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:14

$31.00
191849

(7) Alfred DREYFUS AFFAIR Jewish Officer Treason France TRIAL 1899 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393467613907

Offered are 7 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 12, 14, 19 & 31; Sept. 7, 8 & 9, 1899 * Dreyfus Affair trial & verdict * Political scandal in France * Miscarriage of justice * Lot of 7 issues Each issue has front page reporting on the Dreyfus Affair trial and verdict. See images for the headings. Each issue is complete with 8 pages, a few small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends August 27, 2021 08:10

$56.00
191757

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Henry Wirz TRIAL & Reconstruction 1865 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373657273897

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Oct. 3, 1865  * Andersonville prison trial * Henry Wirz The front page has: "Andersonville" "The Wirz Trial Yesterday--Gen. Bragg Relieve from Duty as a Member of the Commission--Obstreperous Conduct of Counsel Baker". Inside has: "Alabama on the Negro". Eight pages, uncut and untrimmed, a little light foxing, generally very nice.

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Ends August 22, 2021 07:38

$27.00
191660

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Atrocities Henry Wirz TRIAL 1865 Original Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393452241905

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 3, 1865 * Andersonville Prison - Camp Sumter * Captain Henry Wirz trial - Georgia The ftpg. has reports concerning the trial of Henry Wirz, the warden of the infamous Andersonville, Georgia, prison camp from during the Civil War. First column heads include: "TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ" "Details of the Proceedings on Saturday" "Testimony of a Prisoner of the Illinois Cavalry" "How Wirz Shot the Sick and Disabled" "He Boats of Killing More Yankees than Gen. Lee Can" "The Awful Horrors of the Dead Line" "One Man's Leg Almost Torn Off by the Dogs" and more. Eight pages, nice condition.

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:54

$38.00
191632

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373654510267

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

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Ends August 19, 2021 11:38

$42.00
191415

ABORTIONS ARE MADE LEGAL Roe v. Wade SUPREME COURT DECISION 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373642626262

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: AKRON BEACON JOURNAL, Ohio, Jan. 23, 1973 * Abortion made legal * Roe v. Wade decision * U.S. Supreme Court *** Front leaf only *** This is the front leaf only. The front page has the Supreme Court's landmark decision on Roe v. Wade. While some of the coverage was continued onto inside pages which are not present, finding issues with the Roe v. Wade decision are quite rare. The 3 column, 3-line heading states: "Ruling Signals Change In Ohio Abortion Law" (see) This front page also has the two-line full-banner heading: "LBJ's Body To Lie In State In Capitol; Procession Will Be Wednesday" with considerable coverage of the death of ex-President Lyndon B. Johnson. The front leaf only, very good condition.

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Ends August 08, 2021 07:40

$68.00
191369

Best O. J. SIMPSON Murder Case Trial BLOODY GLOVES 1995 Los Angeles CA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373640408724

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 16, 1995  * O. J. Simpson murder case * The 'Bloody Glove" fiasco The top of the ftpg. has a color photo captioned: "O.J. Simpson, wearing protective latex gloves, tries on one of the leather gloves found after the murders." beneath which is a one column heading: "Prosecution's Bold Move May Backfire" with the article carrying over to page 39 where is a banner headline: "GLOVES: Bold Move by Prosecution May Backfire, Legal Experts Say" with considerable text and two more photos ( ink stain here). Plus pg. 38 has head: "SIMPSON: Defendant Tries Bloody Gloves On in Court" with a color photo. The complete first section with  44 (of 158) pages, some light creasing on the front page front printing, ... See More  

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Ends August 06, 2021 12:16

$68.00
191318

The MAFIA COMMISSION TRIAL Five Crime Families Ends w/ GUILTY 1986 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373635911558

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: USA TODAY, Nov. 20, 1986 * The Mafia Commission trial ends * New York City crime families The top of page 3 has a five column heading: "'Headless' mob still dangerous" with subhead and photos of three of the family bosses. (see) Complete with all sections (40 pages), nice condition.

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Ends August 02, 2021 10:15

$56.00
191279

HARRY ORCHARD Miner Albert Horsley Assassination Trial Idaho Gov. 1907 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393419307867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 13, 1907 * Albert Horsley (Harry Orchard) * Idaho Governor Frank Steunenberg * Assassination - murder trial The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HARRY ORCHARD WEPT LIKE A CHILD" 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, a few small binding holes along the spine, two small library stamps within the masthead, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Albert Edward Horsley, best known by the pseudonym Harry Orchard, was a miner convicted of the 1905 political assassination of former Idaho Governor Frank Steunenber... See More  

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Ends July 30, 2021 15:19

$40.00
191278

Best JOHN WAYNE GACY Serial Killer Rapist Pogo the Clown TRIAL 1980 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373633308899

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, March 11, 1980  * John Wayne Gacy's trial ending * American serial killer * "Pogo the Clown"  * From the city where it happened (rare) Page 3 has coverage at the end of Gacy's trail with headings: "'Gacy case heading for jury" Coverage continues on page 62. (see) Gacy would be found guilty the next day. Great to have in this Chicago publication. I suspect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete with all 92 pages, tabloid size issue, minor light foxing at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends July 30, 2021 15:18

$66.00
191277

SPIRITS GHOSTS PHOTOGRPAHY Specter William H. Mumler Fraud Trial 1869 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393419305892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 24, 1869 * Spirit photography - ghosts * William H. Mumler fraud trial Page 4 has an article with much testimony headed: "SPIRIT PHOTOGRAPHY" "Marshal Tooker's Ghostly Raid" "Prospero Mumler and His Gentile Ariel in Court" and more. (See) Text takes up almost 3 full columns. Complete with 12 pages, some light toning, a few small archival mends at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 30, 2021 15:18

$42.00
191233

ABRAHAM LINCOLN Assassination Trial of the CONSPIRATORS Assassins 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393417727402

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 6, 1865  * Abraham Lincoln assassination trial * Conspirators - assassins The top of the first column on the front page has: "THE ASSASSINATION" "Official Version of the Suppressed Testimony" "A Letter From Jeff. Davis" "The Trial On Monday" and more concerning the trial of those who conspired to assassinate Abraham Lincoln. Eight pages, uncut and untrimmed, nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2021 15:28

$38.00
191003

Best JOHN WAYNE GACY Serial Killer Rapist Pogo the Clown TRIAL 1980 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373622490981

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUN-TIMES, Chicago, March 12, 1980  * John Wayne Gacy's trial ends * American serial killer * "Pogo the Clown"  * From the city where it happened (rare) Page 4 has coverage at the end of Gacy's trail with headings: "'Do the right thing,' Gacy lawyer tells jury" and "Jekyll-Hyde tie-in; A final gamble by Gacy's side" with related illustration. (see) Gacy would be found guilty on this very day. Great to have in this Chicago publication, rare as such. I suspect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete with all 140 pages, tabloid size issue, minor light foxing at the margins, very nice condition.

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Ends July 21, 2021 09:31

$78.00
190999

PRESIDENT JOHN ADAMS New Capital of Washington D.C. Welcome 1800 U.S. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373622488574

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 21, 1800  * President John Adams * New U.S. capital welcome The front page has a letter from the residents of the City of Washington to the President welcoming him to the new capital of the nation, followed by his answer: "To the Inhabitants of the City of Washington" thanking them, signed in type: John Adams. Page 2 begins with an item from Alexandria: "The President of the United States arrived in this town this day, escorted by a troop of horse, and welcomed by the assembled citizens with that cordiality and respect which they once delighted to show their illustrious but now deceased neighbour." This is followed by more on Adams' arrival at Washington, including mention of the de... See More  

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Ends July 21, 2021 09:29

$98.00
190928

SCHOOL BIBLE READING is Unconstitutional w/ Supreme Court RULING 1963 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PLAIN DEALER, Cleveland, Ohio, June 18, 1963 * Bible reading in school is banned by the Supreme Court Although we have had several newspapers reporting this event, this is the very first issue we have seen with a banner (edge to edge) headline announcing: "SCHOOL BIBLE-READING BARRED". Included is a subhead: "Court Voids Compulsory Prayer Also". The front page also has a photo of Mrs. Madalyn E. Murray along with her son, Garth, and her mother. (note: in 1965 she would marry Richard O'Hair, changing her name to the more commonly known Madalyn Murray O'Hair.) The article begins: "The Supreme Court yesterday barred Bible-reading and recital of the Lord's Prayer in public schools as part of required classroom e... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2021 15:02

$210.00
190843

DULUTH MN Minnesota Circus Workers NEGROES Lynchings Hangings 1920 Old Newspaper


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This issue is being offered as a piece of history.  We at Rare Newspapers offer such items being mindful of the truths that "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it" (Sir Winston Churchill), and "To educate a man is to unfit him to be a slave" (Frederick Douglass). Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 17, 1920  * Duluth, Minnesota lynchings  * 3 Negro circus workers hanged  * Isaac McGhie - Nate Green - Elmer Jackson  The top of page 3 has one column headings: "MOVE TO PUNISH DULUTH LYNCHERS" "Thirteen Negroes Held After Triple Hanging--Similar Attack Followed Circus at South Bend" and more. (see) Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia... See More  

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Ends July 11, 2021 08:31

$55.00
190708

H.H. HOLMES 1st U.S. Serial Killer Chicago MURDER CASTLE Trial 1895 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373603992609

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DAILY GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Oct. 30, 1895 * H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett * America's 1st serial killer trial * Chicago murder castle The top of page 2 has one column headings: "HIS COUNSEL RECALLED" "Holmes Gives Up the Attempt to Conduct His Own Defense" and more. (see) Report takes up over a full column. Coverage of the trial against H. H. Holmes for murder. Holmes is considered to be America's first serial killer. Nice to have in a publication close to Philadelphia, the city where the trial took place. Complete with 4 pages, light toning, some margin wear with small tears, loose along the spine, some small pencil markings, very fragile, must be handled with care.

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Ends July 04, 2021 13:16

$50.00
190422

William McKINLEY NATIONAL MEMORIAL Canton, Ohio Dedication 1907 Old Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 30, 1907 * President William McKinley ceremony * McKinley National Memorial monument * Canton, Stark, County, Ohio dedication The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "MEMORIAL TO M'KINLEY IS DEDICATED" with subheads and photo (grainy). (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 10 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: The McKinley National Memorial dedication on September 30, 1907 was one of the most memorable events in Cant... See More  

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Ends June 24, 2021 09:21

$45.00
190373

ANDERSONVILLE PRISON Georgia Atrocities Henry Wirz TRIAL 1865 Old NYC Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 10, 1865  * Andersonville Prison - Camp Sumter * Captain Henry Wirz trial - Georgia The first column heads include: "TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ" "Evidence of the Infernal Spirit of Gen. Winder" "Official Document by a Rebel Inspector-General" "He Says Winder Openly Proposed to Starve Men to Death" "That Was Cheaper than to Build a Larger Stockade" "The Prison Denounced as Horrible Beyond Description" with more. This content takes over 2 columns of the ftpg.  Eight pages, a bit irregular at the blank spine margin, good condition.

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Ends June 19, 2021 15:16

$39.00
190245

Best Mobster AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Tax Evasion Case CLOSES 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393322309497

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 17, 1931  * Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone * Day of his guilty verdict * Infamous tax evasion trial * Best title to be had - very rare The front page has a one column heading: "FATE OF CAPONE WILL REST WITH THE JURY TODAY" with subhead and small photo of the leading prosecutor. Coverage continues on page 8. Capone would be found guilty on this very day. Although "Scareface" Al Capone was involved in many criminal activities, it was tax evasion which ultimately put him behind bars. He would receive the guilty verdict the following day. Terrific to have this report in a Chicago newspaper. Very rare as such. The complete 30 page newspaper and this is the "rag edition" printed on very high ... See More  

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Ends June 14, 2021 13:39

$115.00
189876

HARRY KENDALL THAW & Evelyn Nesbit - Stanford White MURDER Trial 1907 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 7, 1907 * Harry Thaw & Evelyn Nesbit * Stanford White murder trial The front page has a banner headline: "EVELYN NESBIT THAW AS A WITNESS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends May 30, 2021 13:18

$44.00
189866

HARRY THAW Stanford White MURDER Trial of the Century HUNG JURY 1907 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 12, 1907 * Harry Thaw & Stanford White * 1st murder trial ends w/ a hung jury The front page has a nice banner headline: "Thaw Jury Disagreed and Is Discharged" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: Thaw was tried twice for the murder of White. Due to the unusual amount of publicity the case had received, it was ordered that the jury members be sequestered—the first time in the history of American jurisprudence that such a r... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2021 13:14

$58.00
189864

ABE Abraham RUEF San Francisco Political Boss & Lawyer CORRUPTION 1907 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 15, 1907 * Abraham "Abe" Ruef bribery case * Corrupt political boss & lawyer * San Francisco, California mayor The front page has a nice banner headline: "ABE RUEF PLEADS GUILTY" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 6 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice. wikipedia notes: On December 6, 1906, Ruef and Schmitz were arraigned in court. "As the indictments were read out by the clerk, Ruef made clear his disdain for the proceedings by standing with his back to the judge." At the time of his... See More  

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Ends May 30, 2021 13:13

$40.00
189795

Historic ABORTIONS MADE LEGAL Roe v. Wade SUPREME COURT DECISION 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373559184183

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-UNION, Rochester, New York, Jan. 23, 1973  * Abortion made legal (1st report) * Roe v. Wade decision * U.S. Supreme Court Although the front page has report on the funeral plans for Lyndon B. Johnson, the most notable content is on page 11 which reports on the historic Roe vs. Wade abortion case. The top of the page has: "Supreme Court: Abortion Battle Lines Drawn". The first paragraph reads: "Supporters of New York's permissive abortion law breathed a sigh of relief, while opponents shifted their fire to Washington yesterday after the U.S. Supreme Court voted 7 to 2 to limit states' rights to restrict abortions...". Present are sections A and C with 34 (of 50) pages. Very nice condition.

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Ends May 28, 2021 09:57

$84.00
189790

HARRY THAW Stanford White MURDER Trial of the Century BEGINS 1907 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373559178016

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 23, 1907 * Harry Thaw & Stanford White * Murder Trial begins (1st report) The top of the front page has two column headline: "TRIAL OF HARRY THAW COMMENCED TODAY" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, small library stamps within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends May 28, 2021 09:48

$40.00
189711

HUBERT LATHAM French Aviator Aviation Aiplanes Pioneer FLIGHT Fail1909 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 27, 1909 * Hubert Latham fails on 2nd attempt * French aviator - aviation pioneer * Airplane flight across the English Channel The top of the front page has a two column headline: "LATHAM FAILS ON 2ND TRIAL" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 8 pages, two small library stamps within the masthead, some small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. wikipedia notes: On 27 July, Latham made a second attempt to cross the Channel. He was within minutes of arriving in the vicinity of Dover when engine failure again forced him... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2021 08:46

$40.00
189673

EDWIN BOOTH Did It ? Abraham Lincoln Assassins Conspirators Trial 1865 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373551626784

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, June 11, 1865  * Trial of the conspirators * Edwin Booth ? The front page has: "The Trial - The Evidence on Saturday" being that of the Lincoln conspirators. One bit notes: "...after the assassination of the President I heard...that it was Edwin Booth who assassinated the President..." with more. Page 2 has much on Reconstruction including: "The Blacks" "His Future Condition in the South" "The Southern Press On His Prospects" "The Suffrage Question" "Objects of the National Freedman's Relief Association" "The Maryland Apprentice System". Eight pages, nice condition

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Ends May 22, 2021 11:01

$35.00
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