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649272

From the Oneida Community...

Item #649272
THE CIRCULAR or AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, 1870's  A lot of 10 issues from this well-known socialist "commune" (of Oneida flatware/silverware fame) from the post-Civil War 19th century. All are in great condition. Small folio size, 4 pages.

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$36.00
662918

First transcontinental excursion from coast to coast...

Item #662918
TRANS-CONTINENTAL -- a complete reprint collection of all 12 issues of this fascinating newspaper.

The newspaper titled "Trans-Continental" was a stroke of historical genius in the mind of its editor, W. R. Steele. On May 24, 1870 over 130 passengers boarded a beautiful eight car Pullman train built under special orders of George M. Pullman specifically for this trip, the first chartere... See More  

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$19.00
672697

Efforts to get Virginia readmitted to the Union after the Civil War...

Item #672697

January 22, 1870

NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 22, 1870  The front page begins with over a column of reporting on the re-admission of Virginia into the Union after the Civil War.

Heads include: "Congress" "Action at Last in the Senate on the Virginia Question" "A Bill for Admission Passed by a Vote of 48 to 10" "Unconditional Admission of the State Denied" and more.

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$34.00
672975

Rare newspaper printed on board a transcontinental train...

Item #672975

June 30, 1870

TRANS-CONTINENTAL, Burlington, Iowa, June 30, 1870  This is a very fascinating newspaper, borne in the ingenious mind of a publisher who decided to take a small printing press on board the first transcontinental railroad excursion and publish 6 issues westbound and 6 issues eastbound.  Printed on a Gordon press in the baggage car, it is considered the very first newspaper composed, print... See More  

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$385.00
672735

San Diego described...

Item #672735

December 29, 1870

THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, Dec. 29, 1870  Nearly a full front page column is headed: "San Diego--The Harbor and City" which is very descriptive. Also on the ftpg: "From Arizona...Bradshaw Mines--Indian Affairs--The Pimos on a Scout Against the Apaches...".

Four pages, nice condition.

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672709

The controversial "Ku Klux Klan" bill becomes law...

Item #672709

April 27, 1871

THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, April 27, 1871  Page 2 has much on the "Ku Klux Klan Bill" including the complete printing of it, introduced with: "Text of the Bill as it Passed Both Houses of Congress. The following is the Ku Klux bill as it became a law:..." and what followed is the complete text with all seven Sections.

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$78.00
672695

Nice trout fishing print... Scenes on the Mississippi...

Item #672695

June 10, 1871

EVERY SATURDAY, Boston, June 10, 1871  Inside has a very ice full page print by J.S. Davis: "Trouting" showing two men fishing. Also two pages of: "On The Mississippi" which has 5 prints including: "A Creole Pedagogue" "The Landing Near Bonnet Carre" "A Deer-Chase on the Mississippi" and "A Submerged Plantation". A full page of scene... See More  

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649288

A Long Island whaling town...

Item #649288
SAG HARBOR EXPRESS, Long Island, New York, 1870-1874  A nice lot of five issues from this once-famous whaling town on Long Island, now more famous as a playground for the rich & famous who frequent the neighboring Hamptons. One from each year, never bound nor trimmed, scattered foxing, generally nice condition. We sell individually for $28+ each. You get 5 for less than half price.... See More  

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$64.00
610666

Very early woman's suffrage newspaper...

Item #610666
WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Boston, Chicago & St. Louis, 1879  As noted at the top of the front page: "...devoted to the interests of Woman, to her educational, industrial, legal and political Equality and especially to her right of Suffrage." Editors listed include Julia Ward Howe, Lucy Stone, & Mary A. Livermore. Each issue contains numerous articles related to woman's suffra... See More  

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$48.00
672769

The "Colored Convention" in New Orleans...

Item #672769

April 12, 1872

NEW YORK HERALD, April 12, 1872  Page 4 has: "The Colored Convention" "Second Day's Discussion of the Colored Class" with various subheads. A great deal of reporting from the New Orleans convention taking almost an entire column.

Twelve pages, a small ad clipped from the back leaf, very nice condition.

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672767

An anti-Mormon organization of Utah miners...

Item #672767

April 15, 1872

THE WORLD, New York, April 15, 1872  The front page has: "Notes From Utah" with subheads: "Mormon Conference--Anti-Mormon Organization of Miners--More Snow and Snow slides--The Very Worst Spring that Ever Was Known".

Eight pages, nice condition.

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670923

Livingstone's exploration of Africa...

Item #670923

September 07, 1872

NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 7, 1872  James Gorden Bennett, this newspaper's publisher, capitalized on the 19th century fascination with Africa & the whereabouts of explorer Dr. David Livingstone by hiring journalist Henry Stanley to search for him. Livingstone had ventured to Africa in 1865 for a 2 year expedition with little heard from him since.

So it is of no surprise that the Herald o... See More  

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672916

Victoria C. Woodhull and her "scandal"...

Item #672916

November 10, 1872

NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 10, 1872  Page one has much content and headings related to the Great Boston Fire:  "Another Chicago" "Vain Efforts of the Firemen to Check the Flames" "Startling Scenes of Panic Among the People" and more.  Page three has most of a column on the noted feminist, Victoria C. Woodhull, headed:  "The Woodhull Scandal" &q... See More  

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672756

Great & lengthy article on Brigham Young...

Item #672756

April 11, 1873

NEW YORK HERALD, April 11, 1873  Page 7 begins with a nice stack of column heads taking one-third of the column including: "APOCALYPSE" "Revelations of Prophet Brigham Young" "The Saints' Case Stated" "Special from the Head of the Mormon Church to the Herald" "He Rests From Labor" "But Is Still Chief in Things Spiritual and Temporal&q... See More  

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672982

Displayable baseball print...

Item #672982

June 27, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, June 27, 1874  Within this complete issue is a great full page print captioned: "International Baseball--The Boston Champions" showing the entire team in uniform. The name of each player is captioned below, the list including Al Spaulding and James O'Rourke among others. A related article as well. A great companion issue to join the 2004 Boston champions--13... See More  

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671162

Hydraulic locomotive...

Item #671162

February 10, 1877

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, February 10, 1877  The front page has a very interesting illustration captioned: "Novel Hydraulic Railway Locomotive"  showing what essentially looks like a paddlewheel-powered flume ride. A related front page article as well.

Inside the issue is "Guardiola's Sugar and Coffee Machinery" "Blaisdell's Upright Moulding Machine... See More  

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673003

Uncommon woman suffrage paper from Toledo...

Item #673003

July 01, 1877

THE BALLOT BOX, Toledo, Ohio, July, 1877  A quite rare women's suffrage newspaper which lasted just two years under this title. It is mentioned in Mott's History of American Magazines.

Mott notes that this publication was financed in part by Susan B. Anthony, and that having failed with "The Woman's Campaign" she: "...had better luck with the Ballot Box, of which s... See More  

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649311

Collection of stamp collecting magazines...

Item #649311
(10) STAMP COLLECTING MAGAZINES: Lot of ten different titles from the 1880's & 1890's, all in nice condition, at least 4 pages each, most measuring about 4 by 7 inches.

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649238

Seven issues from the "Old West"...

Item #649238
A lot of seven "Old West" newspapers, each with a different title from California dating in the 1870's through 1890's. A nice opportunity for a mini-set of different "Wild West" titles at a bargain price. A wealth of both news reports and ads of the day. Keep in mind, issues from this period can be fragile and must be handled with care.

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649271

A great lot from the Old West... at a reduced price...

Item #649271
(10) A lot of ten "OLD WEST" newspapers from California, dating in the 1870's through 1890's, and priced at a bargain due to edge tears, mends, wear, etc. which makes them somewhat 2nd-rate. The set will contain at least 5 different titles, and no two issues will have the same date. A nice opportunity for a mini-set of different "Wild West" titles at a significantly red... See More  

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672827

Rare American Indian newspaper...

Item #672827
IAPI OAYE, THE WORD CARRIER, published by the Dakota Mission in Dakota Indian territory (later South Dakota), March, 1879  This very uncommon newspaper was founded in 1871 with the first three pages in the Dakota Indian language, and the last page in English. In 1884 the editor decided to divide & separately publish the Dakota and English language material, titled separately "Iapi Oa... See More  

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649312

A science enthusiast's dream collection...

Item #649312
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A lot of 25 issues dating from 1881 thru 1906.  Many photos and illustrations of the latest inventions and scientific improvements and gimmicks of the era. All are complete issues in nice condition.

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649278

Inventions of the late 1800's...

Item #649278
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York  A lot of 36 2nd-rate issues from 1880's and 1890's, containing many photos or illustrations, providing a nice look at the latest inventions and scientific improvements of the 19th century. Offered at a discount due to minor imperfections (slight staining, edge tears, library ink stamps, etc.) making them 2nd-rate.

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672674

Virgil Earp & Tombstone mentioned...

Item #672674

October 06, 1881

NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 6, 1881  Page 5 has a series of reports headed: "Fighting The Arizona Indians" and more. The report mentions in part: "...A Tombstone dispatch: Two men came in from the Mary mine on the summit of the Dragoon mountains, about 16 miles northeast of Tombstone, and report a battle being fought...could not see that either side was getting the better of the other... See More  

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646725

Approving the governor's actions in the killing of Jesse James...

Item #646725

May 02, 1882

ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, May 2, 1882  Page 4 has column heads: "The 'Removal' Of Jesse James" "Governor Crittenden's Course Fully Approved by a Mass Meeting of Clay County Citizens". The article details how local citizens formally endorsed the actions of the governor to rid the area of outlaws, including the recent killing of Jesse James less than a month prio... See More  

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672625

Edison lights up the Times building, and more...

Item #672625

September 05, 1882

NEW-YORK TIMES, Sept. 5, 1882  The back page begins with a column head: "Edison's Electric Light" " 'The Times' Building Illuminated By Electricity" the details of which take half a column.

A few bits include: "Edison's central station...was...one of the busiest places down town & Mr. Edison was by far the busiest man...giant dynamos were started.... See More  

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672694

An in-house newspaper for a dry goods store...

Item #672694
THE GUNNISON ADVERTISER, Colorado, Oct. & Nov., 1882  This is an interesting "newspaper", actually more an advertising piece: "Published Semi-Occasionally by S. E. Dawson & Co., Dealers in Dry Goods, Millinery, Notions..." as noted at the top of page 2. The content is almost entirely taken up with advertisements for this store.

Four pages, 10 by 14 3/4 inches, min... See More  

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672803

Gunfight at the OK Corral, and much more...

Item #672803
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York, March, 1883  A great issue with much reporting on some of the romance of the Old West. The first article in the issue, "Across Arizona", takes 16 pages and is quite detailed, containing eleven prints, including "Norton's Landing on the Colorado River" a: "Map of Southern Arizona" "Pasqual, the Yuma Chief"... See More  

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648208

Outlaw Cole Younger talks...

Item #648208

October 21, 1883

ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Oct. 21, 1883  Page 2 has over half a column headed: "COLE YOUNGER TALKS" "Criticising the Published Confession of Dick Liddell [Liddil]" "An Interview With the Outlaw in the Minnesota Penitentiary--He Compares Frank and Jesse James".

Many other crime-related articles as well. Twelve pages, very nice condition.

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649257

Salt Lake City title with a Mormon flair...

Item #649257
(5) DESERET EVENING NEWS, Salt Lake City, Utah, early 1880's  A lot of 5 issues, from several years before statehood with much local news of the day.  Articles with Mormon interest and perspective are sure to be found within each issue.  Typically 4 page issues, minor browning & dirtiness, but not pulpish.

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672984

Baseball champions...

Item #672984

May 16, 1885

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 16, 1885  The entire ftpg. shows: 'Vesuvius In Eruption'. The prime print would be the full page captioned: "Champion Baseball Players" showing portraits of twelve players from various baseball teams, including James O'Rourke, John Ward, Joseph Hornung, William Ewing, and others.

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672708

The Republican National Convention, with Frederick Douglass...

Item #672708

June 28, 1888

GREENSBORO NORTH STATE, North Carolina, June 28, 1888  Page 3 is consumed by reports of the capture of Vicksburg during the Civil War with first column heads: "THE SURRENDER" "The Way Grant Got Into Vicksburg at Last" "From the Louisiana Side" "A Negro Shows Him the Right Road to Port Gibson" with 14 illustrations including "Gen. Grant" "... See More  

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670422

Much on the Jack the Ripper case...

Item #670422

October 02, 1888

THE SAN DIEGO UNION, California, Oct. 2, 1888  Page 4 has an uncommonly lengthy article concerning Jack the Ripper i London, headed: "Whitechapel And Its Murders".

A few bits include: "...Several murders of the most appalling nature have taken place in Whitechapel within the past two months...police are completely baffled. Bodies are found, dissected with some rude skill and m... See More  

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672981

Great full page baseball print... Rare Bocce Ball print...

Item #672981

August 31, 1889

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Aug. 31, 1889  The full ftpg. is a nice print: "At Lake George Landing--Saluting the Passengers".

But likely the most significant print is a great full page: "A Base-Ball Incident--Caught Between The Bases" which shows a player caught in a rundown.

Other good prints include a half page: "Gioca Di Bocci--Summer Afternoon Scen... See More  

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672913

Early photo of this very historic building in Honolulu...

Item #672913

November 18, 1890

HAWAIIAN GAZETTE, Honolulu, November 18, 1890  Nineteenth century newspapers from Hawaii are extremely uncommon and therefore very desirable among collectors. Here is such an issue from what is now the capital city of Hawaii, and from when Hawaii was known as the Kingdom of Hawaii.

The front page features a rather large photo of: "The Government House, Honolulu". This is a quite hi... See More  

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671243

Bicycles, bicycles, bicycles, and a motorcycle...

Item #671243

February 09, 1895

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Feb. 9, 1895  A great issue reporting on the bicycle "mania" at that time, with the full ftpg. taken up with text & 3 illustrations concerning: "The National Bicycle Exhibition In Madison Square Garden, New York", one print showing: "The Motor Cycle" which would appear to be an early version of a motorcycle. The text continues i... See More  

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672824

Printed during the Philippine-American War...

Item #672824

January 24, 1899

THE AMERICAN, Manila, P.I. (Philippine Islands), Jan. 24, 1899 A rare title published during the Philippine-American War, or the Philippine War for Independence.

Reports include: "Samoa Discussed in the Cabinet" "Guarded Utterances of German Press" "Samoa Situation is Being Quietly Watched" "Official Decree Signed Yesterday" "Kitchener is Governor Gene... See More  

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$45.00
649249

America at war: The Great War Collection...

Item #649249
THE GREAT WAR COLLECTION (11 issues) - A great opportunity for an instant collection encompassing every American war. You get eleven original/authentic newspapers, one each for:



French & Indian War, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, and the Gulf War.



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649268

Rare and early stock market title...

Item #649268

January 01, 1903

WALL STREET DAILY NEWS, New York, 1903  This interesting & quite rare newspaper is subtitled: "A Daily Journal Devoted to Financial Interests", from over a century ago. This newspaper has a wealth of early stock market reporting & would be a great companion newspaper for any modern report on the stock market.

Four pages, 10 by 13 1/2 inches, re-joined at the spine, nice con... See More  

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672828

Territorial Oklahoma...

Item #672828

January 30, 1903

THE RECORD, Moore, Oklahoma, Jan. 30, 1903  This is actually a "territorial" newspaper, as Oklahoma did not become a state until 1907, one of only 3 of the contiguous 48 to join the union in the 20th century (New Mexico & Arizona the other two).

A small folio-size newspaper of 12 pages with local & national news, and a page 2 column headed: "Territory Topics". Ver... See More  

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$45.00
672704

Death of Samuel Clemens, Mark Twain...

Item #672704

April 27, 1910

THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, April 27, 1910  Page 8 begins with a report of the death of Mark Twain: "MARK TWAIN PASSES AWAY" "World's Greatest Humorist Called to The Beyond" "The End of a Long & Well Spent Life--Born in an Obscure Missouri Town & Soon Reached a Position of Eminence in the World of Letters--Something of the Career of the Man&quo... See More  

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672629

The least dramatic Titanic report to be had?

Item #672629

April 18, 1912

THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, April 18, 1912  We have offered a number of dramatic and displayable issues on the sinking of the Titanic. This issue is at the other end of the scale--perhaps the least dramatic reporting of the Titanic we have offered.

At the top of a front page column, in rather small type, is: "Over 1,500 People Drowned" "Greatest Marine Disaster in ... See More  

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$180.00
646999

Horse racing magazine from Lexington, Kentucky...

Item #646999
THE THOROUGHBRED RECORD, Lexington, Kentucky, 1913  As the title would suggest this magazine is focused on  horse racing, and the masthead notes: "A Weekly Thoroughbred Journal Published by the Thoroughbred Record Company".

The ftpg. has a horse racing-related photo with a great wealth of text inside on the horse racing. Many horse racing advertisements as well.

Complete in 1... See More  

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649251

A record of the construction of the Panama Canal...

Item #649251

January 01, 1914

CANAL RECORD, Ancon, Canal Zone, 1914  This small-size periodical from the Isthmus of Panama is an interesting  newspaper published by the "Isthmian Canal Commission", given free of charge to employees of the Commission & the Panama Railroad Company. It lasted for several years documenting the construction of the Panama Canal, considered one of the finest engineering achiev... See More  

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$21.00
673000

Previously unknown woman's rights newspaper...

Item #673000

February 28, 1914

THE NORTH SHORE REVIEW, Evanston, Illinois, Feb. 28, 1914  Printed in the masthead: "Only Newspaper In The World Edited Exclusively By Women".

This is a quite rare newspaper themed on women's suffrage and other issues of concern for women. A relatively short-lived newspaper as it lasted only for 114 issues before closing. I can find nothing about this title online, the Illinois... See More  

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670607

Boston Red Sox purchase Babe Ruth...

Item #670607

July 10, 1914

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, July 10, 1914  A gem of a newspaper for any collector of baseball history. It contains, somewhat inconspicuously near the bottom of the sports page, a report of incredible significance: the purchase of Babe Ruth by the Boston Red Sox.

The brief article is headed: "RED SOX BUY THREE BALTIMORE PLAYERS". It reads in its entirety: "Presi... See More  

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649215

Inventions, patents, and more... From the early 1900's...

Item #649215
(10) SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, New York  A lot of ten issues from 1900 - 1915. Not a "supplement" of the regular issue, but rather a separate stand-alone title which got its start to report on the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia. Nice condition with a wealth of illustrations and photos throughout.

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$32.00
672924

First report of the Lusitania sinking...

Item #672924

May 08, 1915

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Philipsburg, Pennsylvania, May 8, 1915  Page 2 beings with a nearly two column report with column heads with type larger than normal announcing: "LUSITANIA IS SUNK BY A TORPEDO " "Big Cunarder Victim of Submarine" "Warned In New York" "Americans Advised on Day of Sailing Not to Cross In Her" "A. G. Vanderbilt Passenger" and ... See More  

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672707

Death of "Buffalo Bill" Cody...

Item #672707

January 11, 1917

THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Jan. 11, 1917  The top of a front page column has reports datelined from Denver: "Buffalo Bill's Life Like The Hour Glass" with the text beginning: "Colonel William F. Cody, (Buffalo Bill) is dying in Denver tonight..." with more. But this report is followed by an update: "Buffalo Bill Died Yesterday" which begins: &quo... See More  

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649248

By and for brewery and soft drink workers...

Item #649248
BREWERY & SOFT DRINK WORKERS' JOURNAL, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1918  An interesting folio size newspaper for members of the: "International Union of United Brewery & Soft Drink Workers" from just a year before Prohibition. Two of the inside pages are in German. An interesting newspaper for display in a home bar, etc.

Four pages, lightly toned, some minor margin tears, small b... See More  

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