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201202

World Series Returns to New York...

Item #201202

October 06, 1924

CHRONICLE AND NEWS, October 6, 1924  Two column front page headlines that read "World Series Back in New York Again Where It Looks Most Natural", "Giants Score Two Runs in Second Inning at New York":, with a preview of the game to follow.  Additional game coverage provided on interior pages.  This issue also contains the following front page coverage: "Judge Reno says pampering... See More  

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$44.00
201199

Baby New Year...

Item #201199

December 28, 1924

THE DETROIT NEWS, December 28, 1924  This issue has a very nice full front page picture of a young boy for the new year.  This is the Rotogravure section only.  There is some slight wear on a small portion of the picture, which has a minimal effect on the overall appearance.  This paper is in good condition.

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$14.00
201151

Amelia Earhart flight...

Hoover Nominated and Names Vice President...

Item #201151

June 15, 1928

CHRONICLE AND NEWS, June 15, 1928  Full front page banner headlines that read "Herbert Hoover Overwhelming Choice of Republican PArty for President" and "CURTIS NAMED FOR VICE PRESIDENT", with a report and picture to follow.  This issue also contains the following front page coverage: "2 Planes Ready to Race Across Atlantic Today", "Hornsby Out for Five Days", "Coolidge Sends Hoover... See More  

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$40.00
201146

10th Amendment Prohibition...

Item #201146

May 26, 1930

THE OMAHA NEWS, May 26, 1930 One column front page headline that reads "Asserts Day Law Crushes State Power", with a lengthy report to follow.  This issue also includes front page coverage of the following front page headlines: "Urges Fight For Ideals of Martyrs", "Shaylers on Europe Tour", "300 Danes to Visit in Omaha", and much more!  This is a complete issue with some spine ... See More  

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$26.00
200148

Gang kills famous reporter Albert Lingle...

Item #200148

June 10, 1930

THE WASHINGTON OBSERVER, June 10, 1930  One column front page headline reads "REPORTER LATEST VICTIM OF GANG WAR IN CHICAGO", with a report stretching half way down the page.  The issue also contains front page coverage of the following headlines: "Bishop Cannon's Fate is Still Undecided as Solons Hold Parley with Caraway", "Health Meeting Will Convene Here T... See More  

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$26.00
201026

Charles Lindbergh's Baby Still Alive...

Item #201026

March 09, 1932

THE NEWS, March 9, 1932 Concerning Charles Lindbergh and Ann Morrow's baby:  "Baby Still Alive, State Police Say; Ransom Deal Seen".  "The issue also has a full front page banner headline reading "WILLOUGHBY BLOCK IN FLAMES", also including witness reports of the fire.  Additionally, the issue contains the following front page coverage:  "Witness Tells of Drums Sent to Fir... See More  

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$42.00
201025

Break in Kidnaping... Breckenridge...

Item #201025

March 08, 1932

THE NEWS, March 8, 1932 Full front page banner headline reading "BREAK SEEN IN KIDNAPING" with reports to follow.  This issue also contains the following front page coverage: "Police Guard Mayor's Home, Four Children", "Breckinridge, Aide to Colonel, Leaves on Secret Mission", "Warden Tells of Tracing Gas in Arson Plot", "Man is Frozen to Death Here", and much more!  This is the com... See More  

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$32.00
200563

33 Dead on submarine... Pilot Jacqueline Cochran...

Item #200563

June 21, 1941

TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, June 21, 1941. Ftpg. banner head: "33 On Sunken Submarine Held Dead" re. sinking of the O-9 off the coast of New Hampshire. Also a 3 line, 2 col. head: "Jacqueline Cochran, Noted U.S. Aviatrix, First Woman to Pilot Bomber to Britain". A bit of lite wear and lite foxing along the fold.

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$26.00
200529

Chalmers Six-40 automobile...

Item #200529

August 21, 1915

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, August 21, 1915  This issue contains many displayable ads including a 2 page spread for a Chalmers Six-40 Motorcar, Prince Albert Pipe Tobacco,  and Firestone Tires - all fullpage.  Addition content  (with images) includes:  "The Largest Hydraulic Motor", "Thimble Shoal Lighthouse", "...the "Building of New York&... See More  

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$30.00
200200

1943 Earlest mention of pianist Liberace...

Item #200200

November 09, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 9, 1943  An inconspicuous article on page 25 carries the very first mention of the eventually-to-be-famous pianist known simply as "Liberace". The item under the heading "Musical Notes" states: "...The American Theatre Wing Stage Door Canteen will start tonight a series of appearances by youthful concert artists. Gloria Perkins, American violi... See More  

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$41.00
162030

Germany moves to aid Italy...

Item #162030

December 20, 1940

THE WASHINGTON OBSERVER, Pennsylvania, December 20, 1949  Paper has large, banner headline that reads, "Germany Moves to Aid Italy" with subheads: "Churchill Warns Against Invasion", "Grew Warns Japan". Paper is in nice condition. See photo for additional details.

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$24.00
162019

Yanks and Reds smash Nazi lines...

Item #162019

October 09, 1944

THE WASHINGTON OBSERVER, Pennsylvania, October 9, 1944  Bold, banner headline: "Yanks And Reds Smash Nazi Lines" as well as subheads including: "Yanks Deliver Heavy Air Blows In Pacific" and "Wendell L. Willkie Dies In New York". Paper is in great condition. See photo for additional details.

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$27.00
162034

1902 Phoenixville, PA Newspaper!

Item #162034

August 08, 1902

THE PHOENIX ADVERTISER from Phoenixville, PA and dated August 8, 1902. This 4 page newspaper is in good condition. This issue has news of the day & many interesting advertisements which gives a good idea how life was back then. A nice issue from this Southeastern Pennsylvania town near Philadelphia.

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$22.00
161957

American Athletes Outclass Other Nations in Olympic Games...

Item #161957

August 17, 1920

THE KANSAS CITY JOURNAL, Kansas City, MO., August 17, 1920. Small, one line headline on page seven that reads, "American Athletes Outclass Other Nations in Olympic Games". Subheads include, "New 400 Meter Hurdles Mark Set by Loomis", "Chicagoan Runs Distance in 54 Seconds Flat; Scholz Finishes Fifth in 100 Meter Dash." Paper is in nice condition. See photo for additional details.

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$23.00
161956

"Fatty's" Not Permitted to Inspect Egypt's Unearthed Tomb... They Nearly Ruined the Gold Cloth by Squeezing...

Item #161956

February 20, 1923

THE LANCASTER DAILY GAZETTE, Lancaster, OH., February 20, 1923. Small headline at the bottom of the page that reads, ""Fatty's" Not Permitted to Inspect Egypt's Unearthed Tomb- They Nearly Ruined the Gold Cloth by Squeezing", regarding King Tut's Tomb. Headline of the paper reads, "Fire Destroys Maple St. Church". Paper is in nice condition! See photo for additional details.

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$30.00
161959

Curtis is Nominated for Vice President...

Item #161959

June 16, 1928

NEWPORT HERALD, Newport, RI., June 16, 1928. Nice Bold Headline, surrounded by advertisements, reads, "Curtis is Nominated for Vice President". Includes subheads: "Landslide for Kansan Results in His Selection by an Overwhelming Vote; Convention Adjourns in a Happy Mood", "Delegation from Pennsylvania is Responsible for Landslide", "Plans for Early Conference with Hoover Made Immediately by C... See More  

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$19.00
161958

Secretary Andrews Out...

Item #161958

May 21, 1927

THE TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Topeka, KS., May 21, 1927. Nice Bold Headline: "Secretary Andrews Out". Includes subheads: "Roy A. Haynes Also Resigns from Dry Job", "Andrews Will Be Succeeded As Boss of Prohibition Forces by Seymour Lowman, Former Lieutenant Governor of New York", "James Doran Replaces Haynes". Nice condition! See photo for additional details.

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$46.00
161924

New Dancing Star (Shirley MacLaine)

Item #161924

January 12, 1956

PRATT TRIBUNE, Pratt, KS., Jan. 12, 1956. Has once column article that deals with Shirley Maclaine and her dancing and acting career. Has Picture of her that is captioned "New Dancing Star. Nice Condition, See photo for additional details.

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$30.00
161917

Chicago Pins Hope on Wyse

Trucks Is Called To Square Series

Item #161917

October 04, 1945

DETROIT NEWS, Detroit, MI., Oct. 4, 1945. Nice Big Bold Front Page Banner Head that reads "Trucks Is Called To Square Series". Has three column picture of Hank Borowy, and is sub-headed "Chicago Pins Hope on Wyse". Nice condition, see photo for additional details.

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$26.00
161830

‘Met Kidnappers, Baby Is Well,’ Curtis Declares

Item #161830

April 06, 1932

THE NEWS, Cleveland, OH., Apr. 6, 1932. Nice Big Bold Banner Head that reads "

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$40.00
161828

John Philip Sousa, Band Leader, Dies In Hotel At Reading

Lindberghs In Mess To Abductors Name Two Men To Represent Them In Negotiations For Return Of Baby

Item #161828

March 06, 1932

NEW YORK TIMES, Mar. 6, 1932. Two unique articles, one on John Philip Sousa and one on the Lindbergh baby. Headlines read "John Philip Sousa, Band Leader, Dies In Hotel At Reading

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$44.00
180190

The World of Sports

4 issues - You pick the season...

Item #180190
The World of Sports You pick the season! Follow the world of sports with this 4 issue set of The Sporting News. You receive 1 issue from each decade of the 1940s, 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, providing a great overview of sports news and reporting during the mid-20th century. Each issue includes many graphics and sporting news at both the college and professional levels. Pick Fall, Winter, Spring, or S... See More  

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$38.00
180181

Inventor's & Inventions Collection II

The Early 1900's Set

Item #180181

January 01, 1900

Inventors & Inventions Collection II The Early 1900s Set - Each set contains 5 issues of The Scientific American Magazine, one each from 1900s, 1910s, 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. With the industrial period as a foundation, follow the inventors and inventions of the first half of the 20th century. An interesting technological look at this rapidly changing period in history.

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$37.00
180153

World War II Survey IV

The Pictorial Context Collection

Item #180153

January 01, 1942

World War II Survey IV The Pictorial Context Collection - 6 issues, one each from 1940-1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, and 1946-1947., all from PM Magazine the pictorial magazine of WW II. Issues from before, during, and after the war place the war in visual context.

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$42.00
180152

World War II Survey III

The American Involvement Collection

Item #180152

January 01, 1942

World War II Survey III The American Involvement Collection - 4 issues, one each from 1942, 1943, 1944, and 1945. This is a great set providing a concentrated view of Americas involvement in WW II. All issues have war related reports.

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$50.00
180151

World War II Survey II

The War in Context Collection

Item #180151

January 01, 1942

World War II Survey II The War in Context Collection - 5 issues, one each from 1936-1939, 1940-1941, 1942-1943, 1944-1945, and 1946-1950. Issues from before, during, and after the war place the war in context.

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$62.00
180150

World War II Survey I

The War in Focus Collection

Item #180150

January 01, 1942

World War II Survey I The War in Focus Collection - 6 issues, one each from 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, and 1945. This is a great set providing a concentrated view of WW II. All issues have war related reports.

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$74.00
180155

Additional war collections...

Item #180155
Additional War Collections can be obtained for any of the following: French & Indian War, Revolutionary War, Mexican War, Spanish-American War, WWI, and the Korean War. Prices will vary depending upon the collection, but will be priced similarly to our other war collections, and may range from $40 to $100. Contact us for additional details and exact pricing.

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$74.00
180113

Moments in American History IV

Item #180113

January 01, 1938

Moments in American History IV - 1940s (war), 1940s (post war), 1950s, and 1960s Each set contains 4 issues, one from each decade shown, providing news of the day, advertisements, etc., revealing a great snapshot of life as it was actually occurring. All issues are from major American cities, providing national news coverage. This is set 4 of a five part collection.

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$47.00
180112

Moments in American History III

Item #180112

January 01, 1902

Moments in American History III - 1900s, 1910s, 1920s, and 1930s Each set contains 4 issues, one from each decade shown, providing news of the day, advertisements, etc., revealing a great snapshot of life as it was actually occurring. All issues are from major American cities, providing national news coverage. This is set 3 of a five part collection.  Please note:  These issues are from ... See More  

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$44.00
180043

The American Military Paper!

Item #180043
A lot of 10 issues of STARS & STRIPES, the American military paper, from 1944-1945 during the closing months of the war. Each issue is filled with military content. Small folio-size, 4 pages each, good condition.

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$40.00
161904

1986 BOSTON RED SOX Lose Mets Newspaper CURSE LIVES ON

Item #161904

October 28, 1986

KANSAS CITY KANSAN newspaper from Kansas City, KS, dated October 28, 1986. This 10 page newspaper is in nice condition and contains the reporting on the New York Mets winning the World Series championship on page 6. See photos.

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$18.00
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
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