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161834

Mussolini Quits...

Item #161834

July 26, 1943

TOLEDO BLADE, July 26, 1943 Dispayable front page with the folowing heading: "Mussolini Quits; Badoglio In Post". Additional subheadings include: "War Continues" "Italy's Chance For Peace Still The Same - Full Surrender" "Nazis Wreck Orel..." and more. Issue is in very good condition, with first section only. See photo fo radditional details.

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$25.00
161730

Howard Hughes Lands Plane At Bennett Field

Round-The-World Flight Completed Within Four Days

Item #161730

July 14, 1938

Coldwater Daily Reporter, Coldwater, MI., 7/14/1938. Nice headline that reads Round-The-World Flight Completed Within Four Days. Has subhead that reads Howard Hughes Lands Plane At Bennett Field. Paper is irregular on the far right side, but in nice condition overall. See photo for additional details.

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$21.00
161717

Own Rule Set Up By Duce

Item #161717

September 15, 1943

Journal American, New York, NY., 9/15/1943. Nice banner head that reads "Own Rule Set Up By Duce". Front page only; see photo for additional details.

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$22.00
161806

British Stand At Thermopylae To Protect Sea Withdrawal

Item #161806

April 24, 1941

Dayton Herald, Dayton, OH., 4/14/1941. Paper has nice banner head that reads "British Stand At Thermopylae To Protect Sea Withdrawal". Paper is in nice condition, see photo for additional details. Front section only.

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$34.00
161777

U.S., Allied Commando Troops Raid French Port; Battle Still On

Item #161777

August 19, 1942

Cleveland News, Cleveland, OH., 8/19/1942. Nice Banner Head that reads "U.S., Allied Commando Troops Raid French Port; Battle Still On." Paper has map of the raid on Dieppe." Paper is in good condition, see photo for additional details.

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$28.00
161650

President’s Reelection Seems Assured Roosevelt Wins State, Baldwin Is Victor Japs Strafed In Manila; Vossenack Battle

Item #161650

November 08, 1944

Hartford Courant, Hartford, CT., 11/8/1944. Nice Banner Head that reads "President's Reelection Seems Assured Roosevelt Wins State, Baldwin Is Victor Japs Strafed In Manila; Vossenack Battle". Has picture of FDR. Paper is in nice condition, see photo for additional details.

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$32.00
161670

Scores Injured In Normandie Fire

Item #161670

February 10, 1942

Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH., 2/10/1942. Nice banner head that reads "Scores Injured In Normandie Fire". Has picture of the Normandie burning. Paper is in nice condition; see photo for additional details. Outer leaves only.

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$30.00
161667

Reds Reported Facing Ruin

Item #161667

October 08, 1941

Toledo Blade, Toledo, OH., 10/8/1941. Nice banner head that reads "Reds Reported Facing Ruin". Paper is in nice condition; see photo for additional details. Outer leaves only.

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$36.00
161655

Million Nazis Lost, Moscow Claims

Item #161655

July 07, 1941

New York Post, 7/7/1941. Nice article headed "Million Nazis Lost, Moscow Claims". Paper is front page only, in nice condition. See photo for additional details.

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$38.00
161643

Yanks 23 Mi. Past Metz

Refuse To Yield Bastion

Item #161643

November 22, 1944

Stars & Stripes, U.S. Military Paper, 11/22/1944. Nice Banner Head that reads "Yanks 23 Mi. Past Metz". Paper is in nice condition, see photo for additional details.

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$27.00
161608

" Current Events" for school...

Item #161608

May 03, 1926

"CURRENT EVENTS" newspaper, subtitled "A Condensed Newspaper, Weekly, for Use in Public and Private Schools." from New York. Issues are dated May 7, 1926; Sept. 16, 1927; Sept. 30, 1927; Oct. 14, 1927; Oct. 21, 1927; Nov. 18, 1927; Dec. 2, 1927; and Dec. 9, 1927. Each issue is complete in 4 pages although 1 issue is 8 pages. Various news of the day with photos inside. Very mini... See More  

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$24.00
161940

From the island of Borneo...

Item #161940

January 01, 1959

THE BORNEO BULLETIN, 1959  If you would like a newspaper from one of the more remote spots of the world, here is a good one. Surprisingly modern in format and content, in English, complete in 20 pages. Bit irregular at the spine margin but otherwise quite nice. The photo shown is "generic" so the issue you receive will have different content but will have the same format and look.

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$25.00
161558

1960 Detroit Free Press; Roger Brown Detroit Lions Rookie Photo!

Item #161558

August 17, 1960

DETROIT FREE PRESS, August 17, 1960  Nice, large front page photo of Roger Brown, Rookie tackle for the Detroit Lions, getting measured by the team trainer. Nice Condition, see photo for additional details.

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$21.00
160003

"Special Siege" edition... Boer War...

Item #160003

January 01, 1900

THE MAFEKING MAIL--SPECIAL SIEGE SLIP, South Africa, 1900 Fascinating newspaper published during the Boer War under "siege" conditions. Note above the dateline: "Issued Daily, Shells Permitting" and also listing which "Day of Siege" this was published. A singlesheet paper printed on thick-stock paper due to lack of newsprint, various war news & other items. Measur... See More  

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$47.00
161423

Tony "Clutch" Lazzeri dies...

Item #161423

August 08, 1946

NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 8, 1946  Pg. 21 has a 2 line, 1 col. head: Tony Lazzeri Dies; Starred On Yanks & subhead: Second Baseman During Era of Babe Ruth Succumbs at 42--Famed as Clutch Hitter. One col. photo of Tony Lazzeri. Minor tear in the margin next to the spine.

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$25.00
161406

Airplane Breaks Speed Record by Reacing 259 mph

Item #161406

November 03, 1923

NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 3, 1923 Ftpg. 3 line, 1 col. head: "Naval Airman Flies 259 Miles an Hour For World's Record" & subheads: "Lieut. Brow Races Lieut.. Williams, Who Beat Him at St. Louis, at Mitchell Field" "Planes Faster Than Eyes" & more.

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$25.00
161431

Bruins 23 game winning streak ends...

Item #161431

February 26, 1941

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 26, 1941 Banner headline on pg. 24: Rangers win and Snap Bruins Unbeaten Streak at 23 Games; American Ties and one column subheads: Blue Shirts Rally To Triumph By 2-0 Pratt Paces Late rnager Rush That Leads to Markers by Hextall and Hiller 16,086 See Bruins Bow Boston Unbeaten on Home Ice Since Nov. 26, Outplays Foe Unitl Last 7 Minutes. Nearly a full column report pl... See More  

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$41.00
161390

Death of composer Saint-Sauns...

Item #161390

December 17, 1921

NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 17, 1921 Pg. 18 two line, 1 col. head: "Saint-Saens, Great Composer Is Dead" & subheads. Binding holes close to the photo.

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$35.00
161375

Warren Commission report...

Item #161375

September 28, 1964

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Fitchburg, Mass., Sept. 28, 1964 Ftpg. banner head: Oswald And Ruby Acted As Lone Killers re. the Warren Commission Report. Three related photos at the bottom.

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161369

Making wheels...

Item #161369

June 21, 1919

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, June 21, 1919  See the photo below for the great color cover showing wheels being made, the print captioned: "An Electrically Operated Machine For Stacking Finished Wheels". There is a related article--with several more black & white photos--on an inside page. You get the complete issue which is in very nice condition. Minor inked library stamp in ... See More  

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$24.00
161345

Cal Ripken Jr. ends the streak at 2,632...

Item #161345

September 21, 1998

THE SUN, Baltimore, September 21, 1998  This 52 page newspaper contains the report of Cal Ripken Jr. ending his famous streak of consecutive games played. The front page headline reads: "2,632 - Ripken Ends The Streak", and includes his response: "I thought about it and decided let's end it in the same place it started. In my home state. IN front of the best fans in the wor... See More  

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$24.00
161328

Death of Calvin Coolidge's son...

Item #161328

July 08, 1924

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 8, 1924  The ftpg. has a 3 line, 1 column head: "President's Son, Calvin Jr., 16 Dies As Parents Watch" and subheads: "Every Method Known to Science Fails to Avert Death from Septic Poisoning" "Injections Resorted To" "Hope Finally Abandoned at 8 P. M., When the Boy Begins to Sink Rapidly" "Illness Caused By Blister&quo... See More  

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$23.00
161301

Early Reggie Jackson...

Item #161301

August 17, 1968

THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, August 17, 1968  This sporting newspaper is about 55 pages in length and is in terrific condition and has never been bound. This particular issue features REGGIE JACKSON & RICK MONDAY OF THE OAKLAND A'S on the front with text about him in the inside pages.

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$17.00
161288

Pope's surgery...

Item #161288

July 11, 1903

THE DETROIT NEWS, July 11, 1903 The front page has: "POPE PASSED A BETTER DAY". This vintage 12 page paper has light overall browning with more around the edges. There are some minor tears due to the pulpish nature of the papers. The main article is completely intact and unaffected.

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$21.00
161282

Pope Leo...

Item #161282

July 06, 1903

DETROIT NEWS, July 6, 1903  The front page has: "POPE SLOWLY PASSING AWAY - Last Communion Administered by All Cardinals Now in Rome".

There is also a front page picture of His Holiness(see). This vintage paper has light overall browning with more around the edges. There is some archival mending due to the pulpish nature of the papers. The main article is completely intact and unaf... See More  

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$23.00
161277
Item #161277

May 04, 1901

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, NY May 4, 1901. This paper contains frontpage prints and internal article of: THE GREAT NILE RESERVOIR..(see picture). There is also a fullpage article and prints of: The Hofman Flying Machine (see picture). This paper is in very nice condition with minor edge tears with no loss and measures about 11 by 15.5 inches.

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$30.00
161252

Item #161252

April 24, 1949

PARADE magazine, an insert in THE DETROIT FREE PRESS newspaper dated April 24, 1949. See the photo below for the very nice color cover showing: "Boston's Johnny Sain". Article inside: "Who'll Win 20 This Year?" with photos of 7 other pitchers. You get the complete issue in nice condition save for small binding holes at the top.

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$17.00
180130

America at war: The Great War Collection...

Item #180130
THE GREAT WAR COLLECTION - A great opportunity for an instant collection encompassing every American war. You get ten (now 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 now, a key issue from Gulf War.



The earliest two are Britis... See More  

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$195.00
180104

Presidential Collection V

Item #180104

January 01, 1900

A 7 issue set containing one issue each from the administrations of Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Dwight Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, and Lyndon Johnson. This is the 5th and final set of a five part collection.

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$72.00
180068

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

Item #180068
(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
180045

Early 20th century prints & ads at a reduced cost...

Item #180045
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, 1900-1911  A mixed lot of ten 2nd-rate and damaged issues from the early 20th centuries, with fascinating content, period advertising, and plenty of illustrations suitable for framing.

Wholesale Lot: typically more than one item/set available!

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$18.00
180002

50 issues with World War II content...

Item #180002
WORLD WAR II -- A lot of 50 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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$140.00
161996

Item #161996

January 09, 1964

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS newspaper dated January 9, 1964. See the photo below for the front page headline concerning President Johnson's War on Poverty, which has become part of his legacy. You get the complete issue which is in nice condition. A significant issue!

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$23.00
161980

Allege Woman Threatened to Kill Einstein...

Item #161980

January 31, 1925

THE LANCASTER DAILY GAZETTE, Lancaster, OH., January 31, 1925. Small headline half way down the page, "Allege Woman Threatened To Kill Einstein". Also, "EIght Known Dead in Chicago Fire". Paper is in nice condition. See photo for additional details.

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$30.00
161903

1976 SPORTS Newspaper BOSTON RED SOX FRED LYNN

Item #161903

March 06, 1976

THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, MO. The date of this issue is: March 6, 1976. This sporting newspaper is about 60 pages in length and is in terrific condition and has never been bound. This particular issue features Fred Lynn of the Boston Red Sox on the front with text about him in the inside pages. This issue is loaded with sports news & photos of the day with several advertisements featu... See More  

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$18.00
161563

Oroya Railroad Peru...

Item #161563

July 12, 1902

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 12, 1902  This 16 page issue is in nice condition and contains illustrations and/or photos of the latest inventions of the day which includes: "THE FAMOUS OROYA RAILROAD OF PERU, WHICH CLIMBS HIGHER THAN ANY OTHER ON THE GLOBE". These illustrations also have text that goes along with them.

Very interesting advertisements as well, back in the day ... See More  

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$21.00
161556

A census taking maching...

Item #161556

April 19, 1902

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, April 19, 1902  This 16 page magazine in loaded with early inventions and discoveries presented in photos, illustrations and text. This issue includes early machinery for determining U.S. census. Great reading. Nice condition.

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$21.00
161514

Published by prison inmates...

Item #161514

January 01, 1913

THE SUMMARY, Elmira, New York, 1913. Quarto-size paper "Published Weekly by & for the Inmates of the N.Y. S. Reformatory at Elmira". The editor is noted by his prisoner number, not his name. Interesting & unusual 8 pg. newspaper printed on rag paper. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown... See More  

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$28.00
161512

Item #161512

January 01, 1936

THE WORD CARRIER OF SANTEE NORMAL TRAINING SCHOOL, Santee, Nebraska, 1936. An uncommon newspaper from the Santee Indian Reservation, with content focusing more on local history and Indian heritage, although other material as well. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures approximately 16x11 inches, 4 page... See More  

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$26.00
161506

Branch Rickey has a bad day behind the plate... gives up eleven stolen bases...

Item #161506

June 29, 1907

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, June 29, 1907  Small one column headline on pg. 8: Senators Turn Tables. One paragraph summary closes with: "Rickey was unable to hold the visitors on bases, eleven stolen bases being recorded for Washington." Includes the box score and game statistics. As all baseball aficionados know, Branch Rickey would have greater sucess in the front office as an executi... See More  

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$39.00
161500

Printed on pink paper...

Item #161500

January 01, 1931

THE POLICE GAZETTE, New York, NY, 1931. Somewhat the scandal sheet of its day, this periodical also had much about sports and the entertainment industry, including many related photos. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not be this specific date but will have the format as shown. Twenty pages measuring 15"x11".

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$21.00
161499

Communist newspaper...

Item #161499

January 01, 1972

DAILY WORLD, New York, NY, 1972. An unusual communist-styled newspaper from New York City with much content against the Nixon administration and American policies in general. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not be this specific date

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$12.00
161498

For the little child in all of us...

Item #161498

January 01, 1900

THE YOUTH'S COMPANION, Boston, Massachusetts, 1900-1905. A charming newspaper with several short stories for children, featuring several illustrations, an ornate masthead, and plenty of advertisements. Note: the photo is "generic". The issue you will receive will be of the same "look" and condition, but actual dates vary within the range of 1900-1905.

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$16.00
161497
Item #161497

January 01, 1924

THE SCOUT, London, 1924  An early issue of the official "Boy Scout" magazine, and noted in the masthead: "Founded by Sir Robert Baden-Powell". Much like the Boy's Life of its day, with various articles & stories of interest to boys and scouts. Color cover. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not be this specific date but will have the... See More  

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$25.00
161496

Item #161496

January 01, 1918

SIMMONS SERVICE WAR BULLETIN, 1918. An in-house newspaper for those working for the E. C. Simmmons Cutlery & Tools company, with content relating to WWI. Six pages, printed on coated stock, binding holes at the spine margin, minimal rubbing. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not be this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures about 8 by 11 inches.

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$21.00
161495

In-house real estate periodical...

Item #161495

January 01, 1911

STROUT'S BUGGY-SEAT CONFIDENCES, Boston, Massachusetts, 1911. A curious little publication by and for those working for the Strout real estate company, the "World's Largest Farm Agency". Printed on coated stock. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Eight pages measuring 10"x7", a ... See More  

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$10.00
161494

Broadside World War II newspaper...

Item #161494

January 01, 1945

TEL-PICS, New York, NY, 1945. A broadside (printed on one side only) newspaper originally meant to be displayed in store windows, with the front mostly taken up with a large photo of the war, plus a caption. A very unusual item in nice condition. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not be this specific date but will have the format as shown. Broadside measuring 13... See More  

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$11.00
161493

Labor newspaper...

Item #161493

January 01, 1955

PEOPLE'S WORLD, San Francisco, 1955. A labor newspaper focused primarily on labor concerns and news. Various photos within. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not be of this specific date but will have the format as shown. Eight pages measuring 16"x11", various edge & fold tears and partially loose at the spine.

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$26.00
161491

Item #161491

January 01, 1928

PUBLIX OPINION, New York, New York, 1928. An interesting newspaper for the motion picture industry, published by the "Publix Theatres Corporation". Much content regarding the movie world during this fascinating time of the "Roaring Twenties", and which "talkies" were just beginning to be shown. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will ha... See More  

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$18.00
161488

World War 1...

Item #161488

January 01, 1918

OFFICIAL BULLETIN, Washington, DC, 1918. An unusual newspaper published daily by the "Committee on Public Information", meant to keep the public informed of both political & military matters, particularly during the WWI period. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will be of a slightly different date but will have the format as shown. Sixteen pages measuri... See More  

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$20.00
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