Catalog 318 - released for May, 2022...


Catalog 318
 (for May): This latest offering of authentic newspapers is comprised of over 300 new items, a selection which includes the following noteworthy issues: a newspaper printed by Ben Franklin, an issue from the true Old West: “The Tombstone Epitaph”, the Emancipation Proclamation on the front page, a graphic issue on the sinking of the Titanic, the Stock Market crash of 1929, one of the Lincoln-Douglass debates, and more.

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Catalog 318 - released for May, 2022...

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649249

America at war: The Great War Collection (eleven issues)...

Item #649249
THE GREAT WAR COLLECTION (11 issues) - A great opportunity for an instant collection encompassing every major "American" war from The French and Indian War through The Gulf War. You get eleven original/authentic publications (at least 9 being American newspapers), one each for:



French & Indian War, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, World... See More  

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$195.00
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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$29.00
682434

Wilbur Wright wins the very first Michelin Cup...

Item #682434

January 01, 1908

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, Jan. 1, 1909  Page 3 has a rather inconspicuous report noting that Wilbur Wright had won the very first International Michelin Cup.

The Michelin Cup was an award sponsored by the French tire manufacturer Michelin for long distance flight made in airplanes. The contest would run through 1935.

The report, from LeMans, France, is headed: "Wright Winner O... See More  

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$62.00
682463

An event which never happened...

Item #682463

September 08, 1908

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Sept. 8, 1908  The front pager features a two-line banner headline: "Sensational Reports of Attempt on the Life of President Roosevelt at Oyster Bay" with subheads: "Alleged That Shot Was Fired At Him Saturday" "Secret Service Officers Investigating But President Attaches No Importance to It--Crank With a Gun Arrested on the... See More  

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$38.00
675426

The invention issue, with color cover...

Item #675426

November 18, 1911

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN--INVENTION NUMBER, New York, Nov. 18, 1911  A very nice color cover of this special issue focusing on inventions. Inside has a wealth of text and illustrations concerning recent inventions and improvements.

The complete issue, binding stich holes at the blank spine, a library stamp in the upper right corner, otherwise nice condition.

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$38.00
682439

Great, displayable Titanic newspaper...

Item #682439

April 16, 1912

THE STAR, Baltimore, April 16, 1912 This is one of the better Titanic issues to be had as the front page is dominated by a rather huge illustration of the Titanic in the process of sinking, headed: "How The Gigantic Steamship Titanic Went Down In Midocean" with the caption reading: "The liner is here shown going down with hundreds of passengers on board. Reproduction of a photo-draw... See More  

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$965.00
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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$28.00
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
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
682428

Nice headline report on the Lusitania disaster...

Item #682428

May 07, 1915

THE VINCENNES SUN, Indiana, May 7, 1915  This is one of the nicer first reports of the Lusitania disaster we have been able to offer in a few years. A nice two-line, banner headline announces the tragedy: "GERMAN SUBMARINE SINKS CUNARD LINER LUSITANIA OFF GREAT BRITAIN" with subheads: "1500 Passengers Are Reported All Saved" "Biggest Seagoing Passenger Liner Was Torpe... See More  

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$366.00
682443

Headlines on World War I...

Item #682443

July 29, 1916

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, July 29, 1916  The front page has a banner headline on World War I: "RUSSIANS BREAK GERMAN LINES" with subheads. A banner headline at the bottom of the ftpg: "End Of Second Year War Finds German Confidence Still Unshaken".

Complete in 16 pages, slightly close-trimmed at the right margin, great condition.... See More  

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$48.00
682444

Nice headline on World War I...

Item #682444

August 24, 1916

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Aug. 24, 1916  Some nice front page headlines on World War I including--in red ink--a banner: "FURIOUS BATTLE IN BALKANS" with other related subheads.

Complete in 12 pages, minor flaw at the very top of the front leaf, very nice condition.

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$48.00
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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$29.00
682379

Dempsey victorious in this Montana title match...

Item #682379

July 05, 1923

GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE, Montana, July 5, 1923  The banner headlines announces: "DEMPSEY WINS VERDICT AFTER FURIOUS MILL" "Huge Gaps in Shelby Stands Mark Missing Fans at Glove Feast" and a subhead: "Gibbons Upsets Sport Universe By Going Route" and more.

The front page also features a photo on the heavyweight title match headed: "Challenger Blocks a Dempsey Ri... See More  

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$147.00
682435

Lindbergh is on his way... Great issue...

Item #682435

May 21, 1927

NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1927  This is one of the more notable Times headlines of the 20th century. A three line banner head on the front page marks the early part of Charles Lindbergh's epic flight across the Atlantic Ocean, as he sought to complete the first solo nonstop flight from New York to Paris: "LINDBERGH SPEEDS ACROSS NORTH ATLANTIC, KEEPING TO SCHEDULE OF 100 MILES AN HOUR;... See More  

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$540.00
682049

The stock market crash of 1929...

Item #682049

October 30, 1929

THE RECORD, Philadelphia, October 30, 1929  A nice two-line banner headline on the historic stock market crash: "STOCK VALUES DROP $10,000,000,000; SALES TOTAL 16,410,030 FOR RECORD" with subhead: "Bankers finally Stem Rout In Closing Trading". There are other front page reports on the crash as well.

The article carries over to the financial page where there is a one colu... See More  

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$860.00
687370

Freedom of the Press goes to Supreme Court...

Item #687370

June 02, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1931



* Near vs. Minnesota re. freedom of the press

* Landmark United States Supreme Court decision




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "'PRESS GAG' BARRED BY SUPREME COURT; MINNESOTA LAW HIT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. First report coverage on the Near v. Minnesota landmark United States Supreme Court de... See More  

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$92.00
682452

Death of Charles Comiskey in a Chicago newspaper...

Item #682452

October 26, 1931

THE CHICAGO DAILY NEWS, October 26, 1931  A doubly significant issue with two notable reports on the front page. First is the report of the death of Charles Comiskey, owner of the Chicago White Sox baseball team, headed: "Comiskey's Death Is Mourned by World of Sports" with a front page photo of him headed: "White Sox Owner Passes Away".

Much more reporting on his dea... See More  

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$185.00
682383

The Purple Gang of gangsters... The car that never was...

Item #682383

January 06, 1933

THE TOLEDO NEWS-BEE, Ohio, Jan. 6, 1933  The front page reports on a murder by the Purple Gang of Detroit while muscling into the rackets in Toledo. They were  a criminal mob of bootleggers and hijackers comprised predominantly of Jewish gangsters, operating in Detroit during the 1920s of the Prohibition era and came to be Detroit's dominant criminal gang.

Also of interest is a... See More  

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682349

Dillinger's fellow gangster is executed...

Item #682349

October 17, 1934

THE EL PASO TIMES, Texas, Oct. 17, 1934  The front page has a report of the Harry Pierpont execution, he a member of the John Dillinger gang.

The heading notes: "Harry Pierpont Executed; Dillinger Gangster Weeps While Awaiting His Death" 'Bad Man' Has Crying Sells In His Cell, Officials Report".

Complete in 12 pages, very nice condition.... See More  

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682432

Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassinated...

Item #682432

February 15, 1936

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, Missouri, Feb. 15, 1936  The top of the front page has column heads: "JACK M'GURN SHOT TO DEATH BY THREE MEN IN CHICAGO" "Gangster Standing With Back to Killers When They Enter Bowling Alley and Fire" "Comic Valentine Found Near Body" "Widow, Who Gave Alibi for Him in 'St. Valentine's Day Massacre' 7 Years Ago, Questi... See More  

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687108

First Alcatraz Prison escape attempt in 1936...

Item #687108

April 28, 1936

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1936



* 1st Alcatraz Island escape attempt

* Federal prison - Joseph Bowers




The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "CONVICT IS KILLED FLEEING ALCATRAZ" with subheads. (see)

Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

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$55.00
682381

Very dramatic on the Hindenburg disaster...

Item #682381

May 07, 1937

THE SEATTLE DAILY TIMES--EXTRA, Washington, May 7, 1937  One of the more dramatic issues on the Hindenburg tragedy.

Above the masthead is: "SABOTAGE HINT IN ZEP BLAST ! " with a huge and very dramatic photo headed: "THE HINDENBURG IN FLAMES". The ftpg. subhead: "30 Dead Or Missing In Airship Disaster; U.S. Orders Inquiry".

Page 16 is mostly taken up with more p... See More  

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687109

Al "Scarface" Capone going insane in 1938 ?....

Item #687109

February 16, 1938

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 16, 1938



* Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone

* Alcatraz federal prison "The Rock"

* Best title to be had ? - rare as such




The front page has a great banner headline: "CAPONE SANE, U. S. REPORTS" with subhead. Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Gre... See More  

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$98.00
636874

Collection of English language Nazi newspapers...

Item #636874
(10) WORLD WAR II: "The Star" and "Evening Press" newspapers from Guernsey in the Channel Islands. Ten issues of a bona-fide Nazi newspaper published in English for the residents of this English Channel island during the Nazi occupation.  All issues date from 1940 thru early 1945.  The images shown are representative of what you will receive.

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678757

Interesting movie prop newspaper...

Item #678757

May 17, 1940

THE STAR DISPATCH--EXTRA, May 21, 1927  An interesting movie prop newspaper, presumably one which featured as part of the plot Lindbergh's historic flight across the Atlantic, as the banner headline announces: "LINDBERGH FLIES ATLANTIC" with a photo of him.

The balance of the four page newspaper has just "filler" material relating to nothing. Such props typically were... See More  

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682343

A "street" newspaper by Hobos...

Item #682343

July 01, 1940

THE HOBO NEWS, New York, (early 1940)  An interesting monthly"street" newspaper which existed from 1936 to 1948 which was distributed by street sellers in bohemian areas.  It was produced in part by Hobos. There is no date, however the dramatic front page would indicate it is from some time in 1940, or at least before America's entry in the war.

The front page is dramatic ... See More  

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649270

50 issues with World War II content...

Item #649270
(50) WORLD WAR II -- A lot of fifty issues each with front page war headlines. Folio-size; nice for resale or for someone wishing to begin a collection.  The issues may have edge tears and/or a rough left spine, but they are nice for framing and do not have loss of text.

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658945

USS Hornet aircraft carrier sinking...

Item #658945

November 01, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 1, 1942 



* USS Aircraft Carrier Hornet sunk 

* Battle of Santa Cruz Islands 




The front page has a five column headline: "U. S. CARRIER SUNK IN SOLOMONS" with subheads that include: "DAMAGED SHIP LOST" Carrier Badly Crippled Monday Later Sunk by U.S. Warship" and more with related map. (see) The name of the carrier lost wa... See More  

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669297

A Nazi newspaper from an English island...

Item #669297

November 05, 1942

THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Nov. 5, 1942 Among the front page reports are: "480,000 Tons of Anglo-American Shipping Lost In Ten Days" "Roosevelt Has Forgotten His Past" "British Attack Incessantly--Superior Forces Repelled" and more.

Four pages, small binding holes at the blank spine, great condition.



This newspaper was published on this island in the Eng... See More  

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682393

Italy surrenders unconditionally...

Item #682393

September 08, 1943

BUFFALO EVENING NEWS, New York, Sept. 8, 1943  The two line banner head announces: "ITALY SURRENDERS UNCONDITIONALLY" with various subheads and a detailed war map of the area. Photos of General Eisenhower and General Montgomery as well.

Has 50 of the 52 pages (lacking last section), various tears at margins and at the fold, mild wear, generally good condition.... See More  

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649240

A World War II newspaper from the Navy Yard...

Item #649240

January 01, 1944

BEACON, Philadelphia Navy Yard, 1944  A military paper produced at the Navy Yard, which was a major site for not only the building of new warships but also the repair of vessels damaged in the war. As would be expected there is a great wealth of war-related content, with an emphasis of naval items.

Eight pages, 10 1/2 by 16 pages, printed on high quality paper, nice condition. The photos sho... See More  

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643843

Just before the Battle of the Bulge...

Item #643843

December 13, 1944

STARS AND STRIPES, Paris edition, Dec. 13, 1944  The official newspaper of the: "...U.S. Armed Forces in the European Theater...". The ftpg. has some content concerning the events just prior to the famous Battle of the Bulge with: "Hodges Smashes To Banks of Roer On 1000 Yard Line" with more content inside.

Eight pages, nice condition.... See More  

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682397

Death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt...

Item #682397

April 13, 1945

BUFFALO COURIER EXPRESS, New York, April 13, 1945  The front page two-line banner head: "PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT DIES; OATH IS TAKEN BY TRUMAN" with photos of both. One of the subheads: "Stroke Is Fatal While on Visit To Warm Springs".

Complete in 22 pages, very nice, clean condition.

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682398

Death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt...

Item #682398

April 13, 1945

BUFFALO COURIER EXPRESS, New York, April 13, 1945  The front page two-line banner head: "PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT DIES; OATH IS TAKEN BY TRUMAN" with photos of both. One of the subheads: "Stroke Is Fatal While on Visit To Warm Springs".

Complete in 22 pages, toning at the central fold, a few minor margin tears.

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678937

Mussolini is killed...

Item #678937

April 30, 1945

THE OREGONIAN, Portland, April 30, 1945  The banner headline above the masthead announces: "Italians Kill Mussolini" with a phone column photo of him. The related article is headed: "Il Duce and Mistress Fall to Firing Squad; Mobs Trample Bodies".

Present are 12 of 16 pages called for. Library stamp in the masthead, nice condition.

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678900

Mussolini is dead...

Item #678900

April 30, 1945

LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, April 30, 1945  The banner headline announces: "MUSSOLINI DEAD ! " and also: "Former Duce Executed With 17 Other Fascists; Bodies on Display in Milan" with a front page photo of  Benito Mussolini.

Note: present are the first to leaves only, pages 1-4, loose at the spine some margin wear. Penned beneath the headline: "Sic Sempe... See More  

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678935

A newspaper for the aircraft industry...

Item #678935

May 10, 1945

AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY TIMES, Los Angeles, California, May 10, 1945  This is essentially an in-house newspaper "Dedicated to Aircraft Industry Workers and Their Families" as noted in the masthead. Los Angeles was home to many of the aircraft factories during World War II.

The ftpg. has: "AIR POWER" and photos of 6 aircraft headed: "Locally-Built Planes Blew Germany To Bit... See More  

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682394

The D-Day invasion begins...

Item #682394

June 06, 1945

BUFFALO COURIER EXPRESS--EXTRA, New York, June 6, 1944  The banner head proudly proclaims: "INVASION BEGINS ! " "Troops Strike in Northern France" with many more related subheads. Also photos of General Eisenhower and General Montgomery.

Complete in 18 pages, very nice condition.

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682395

The D-Day invasion begins...

Item #682395

June 06, 1945

BUFFALO COURIER EXPRESS--EXTRA, New York, June 6, 1944  The banner head proudly proclaims: "INVASION BEGINS ! " "Troops Strike in Northern France" with many more related subheads. Also photos of General Eisenhower and General Montgomery.

Complete in 18 pages, very nice condition.

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682390

Japan surrenders, ending World War II...

Item #682390

August 14, 1945

THE OREGON STATESMAN, Salem, Aug. 14, 1945  See the photo for the nice--if not politically correct--front page with the banner headline in red ink above the masthead: "NIPS SURRENDER". This is a special "EXTRA" edition, as noted in red ink as well.

Complete in 8 pages, very nice condition. A nice display issue with the red ink.

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678942

The surrender document is about to happen... An emaciated General Wainwright...

Item #678942

September 02, 1945

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, Sept. 2, 1945  The 2-line banner headline reports the official end of World War II with the signing of the surrender document on board the battleship Missouri the following day: "TRUMAN, M'ARTHUR AND NIMITZ BROADCAST SURRENDER SIGNING" with various related subheads.

But perhaps most striking is the front page photo of General MacArthur embracing an emaci... See More  

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649247

Military newspaper printed in the jungles of New Guinea...

Item #649247

October 06, 1945

GUINEA GOLD, "Australian Edition", Oct. 6, 1945  On November 19, 1942, Australian and U.S. troops fighting Japanese invaders in the New Guinea jungle read the first issue of "Guinea Gold", a unique four-page Australian army newspaper which day after day thereafter published a record number of world scoops. It was able to do so because U.S. General Douglas MacArthur, Sup
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687107

Alcatraz Island Prison riot...

Item #687107

May 04, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 4, 1946



* Alcatraz Island prison riot

* San Francisco Bay "The Rock"




The front page has a three column headline: "ALCATRAZ BATTLE PRESSED, 'DEAL' DENIED TO CONVICTS; 2 GUARDS DEAD, 13 INJURED" with subheads. (see) Related photos on page 3. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 3 with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in... See More  

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687117

Debut of the NBA... 1st ever pro basketball game in Chicago...

Item #687117

November 03, 1946

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, November 3, 1946 



* 2nd ever NBA basketball game

* Chicago Stags 1st game

* Historic report




Page 4of section 2 has a somewhat discrete report with a one column heading: "Stags Win 1st Start in New Basket League" (see) This was actually the 2nd ever NBA game played (night before) and the very 1st in Chicago. Terrific to have this in a Chicago publicati... See More  

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679475

The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, printed in gold ink...

Item #679475

June 03, 1953

DAILY MAIL, London, England, June 3, 1953  This is: "The Golden Reprint" edition as all 12 pages are printed in gold ink.

Nice to have a report of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth in a London newspaper, with the banner headline: "LET US CHERISH OUR OWN WAY OF LIFE", with a photo of Queen Elizabeth taking up most of the front page. A plethora of coverage with related phot... See More  

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674840

U-2 spy Francis Gary Powers is sentenced in Moscow...

Item #674840

August 19, 1960

THE DETROIT NEWS, Aug. 19, 1960  The bold banner headlines announce: "10 YRS. FOR POWERS" "Flier Is Silent at Sentence; Wife Weeps" and subhead: "American Escapes Death; Court Cites Repentance" with a photo showing pilot Gary Powers waling into a Moscow court.

Francis Gary Powers was an American pilot whose Central Intelligence Agency U-2 spy plane was shot down... See More  

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682433

America's first man in space...

Item #682433

May 05, 1961

THE PHOENIX GAZETTE, Arizona, May 5, 1961  America's first man is space is heralded with this banner headline: "AMERICAN INVADES SPACE, RETURNS; EVERYTHING 'OK' " with subhead: " 'Beautiful Sight' Says First U.S. Astronaut" with two related photos.

The article continues on page 9 & includes a photo of Alana B. Shepard.

This was an historic first i... See More  

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649230

John F. Kennedy assassinated...

Item #649230

November 22, 1963

ORLANDO EVENING STAR--EXTRA, Florida, November 22, 1963  Certainly to go down in history as one of the more memorable events of the 20th century, this newspaper has a bold banner headline proclaiming the tragedy: "PRESIDENT SLAIN" with the subhead reading: "Suspect Seized After Cop Shot".

All the text on the ftpg. deals with the Kennedy assassination & also includes a... See More  

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649283

Two of the best Kennedy assassination issues to be had...

Item #649283

November 23, 1963

Here is a terrific pair of issues on the assassination of John F. Kennedy from the city where it happened. Both issues are THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS from Texas.

Note: While we do offer each of these issues as stand-alone items, purchasing them as a set will enable you to take advantage of a discounted price.



You get the November 23, 1963 edition which is a quite rare & extremely desirable ne... See More  

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