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689220

Joe Louis joins the service...

Item #689220

January 13, 1942

MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, January 13, 1942 



* Joe Louis joins U.S. Army

* Heavyweight Boxing Champion



The front page of the sport's section (page 13) has a 4 photo pictorial headed: "Army Puts O. K. On Our Best Bomber" Page 14 has a four column heading: "MARCH BOUT FOR SOLDIER LOUIS" (see)

Complete with 18 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, s... See More  

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$52.00
688608

Death of Martin Luther King, Jr...

Item #688608

April 06, 1968

THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, April 6, 1968 



* Martin Luther King Jr. assassination (2nd report)

* America riots - protests - racial violence



The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Troops Ordered To Protect Capital" Also on the front page is another three column heading: "Nation's Cities Threatened By Wave Of Racial Violence" More on the back ... See More  

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$68.00
688554

Babe Ruth Gets Hurt...

Item #688554

July 19, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1932



* Babe Ruth hurts leg

* New York Yankees

* MLB baseball




The sport's section (page 22) has a four column headline: "Ruth Sustains Injury to Leg as Yankees Win" with subheads and photo of Ruth. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially in a Babe Ruth report.

Other news,

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$48.00
688417

May pardon all...

Nixon and the Watergate Scandal...

Item #688417

September 11, 1974

DAILY NEWS, New York, New York, September 11, 1974



* Watergate political scandal

* President Richard Nixon and his Cabinet




The front page of this issue features a headline that reads:  "MAY PARDON ALL IN WATERGATE" with two related photos. (see) More inside.

Twenty-eight pages, nice condition.

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$33.00
688348

Death of James Garfield: mayor's notice...

Item #688348

September 23, 1881

An interesting item being a notice from the mayor of Fremont, Ohio, announcing the death of President Garfield. The front page has an announcement reporting: "DIED. At Long Branch, New Jersey, Sept. 19, 1881, at 10:35 P.M., James Abram Garfield, President Of The United States. Aged 49 years and 10 Months. Funeral obsequies at Cleveland, Ohio, Monday, Sept. 26th, 1881, at 10 o'clock A. M. ... See More  

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$145.00
688267

Kennedy assassination report in a Dallas newspaper...

Item #688267

November 23, 1963

THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, Nov. 23, 1963 



* From the city where it happened



A quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened.

The two line bold banner headline proclaims: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of &q... See More  

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$200.00
688179

Fifth Avenue, New York (1892)... Beautiful full-color illustration...

Item #688179

May 05, 1892

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED WEEKLY, New York, May 5, 1892  The front page of this issue is very colorful and shows a horse-drawn coach traveling along a busy New York street, captioned: "A May Morning on Fifth Avenue".

Color front pages of Leslie's were quite rare during the late 19th century.  This is certainly one of the earliest, and perhaps the best we've se
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$98.00
688177

Kennedy assassination report in a Dallas newspaper...

Item #688177

November 23, 1963

THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, Nov. 23, 1963 



* From the city where it happened



A quite rare & extremely desirable newspaper with a first report on John F. Kennedy's assassination, from the city where it happened.

The two line bold banner headline proclaims: "KENNEDY SLAIN ON DALLAS STREET" with subhead: "Johnson Becomes President", plus a rather large photo of &q... See More  

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$200.00
688172

Review & premiere of "RoboCop", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #688172

July 17, 1987

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 17, 1987



* Best "RoboCop" film advertisement

* Grand Opening Day movie premiere review

* Cyperpunk science fiction - Cyborg




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "RoboCop" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. In over 40 years of collecting, w... See More  

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$98.00
687609

Wall Street Bailout tentatively reached...

Death of beloved actor Paul Newman...

Item #687609

September 28, 2008

LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 28, 2008



* Paul Newman's death report... in a Hollywood area newspaper

* $700-billion Wall Street bailout reached (tentative agreement)




The front page has: "Paul Newman, 1925 - 2008", followed by: "A leading man of film and philanthropy," which tell of the death of the beloved actor Paul Newman. Two photos are included. Additional photos ... See More  

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$88.00
687584

Review of Justin Bieber's "Never Say Never"...

Item #687584

February 11, 2011

LOS ANGELES TIMES, February 11, 2011



* Review of Justin Bieber's "Never Say Never"

* Best newspaper to collect regarding this event

* Additional poster-sized ads for several other debuts




Page D-6 has: "Well, Beliebers will enjoy this," with supporting text and a small photo, which provides a review of the Justin Bieber movie, "Never Say Never." Poster-size... See More  

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$55.00
687579

The Los Angeles Kings win the Stanley Cup...

Item #687579

June 12, 2012

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 12, 2012



* L.A. Kings win the Stanley Cup for the 1st time

* Best newspaper to collect regarding this event




The front page tells of the 1st time the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup Finals: "L.A.'S NEW ROYALTY" with subhead: "Kings turn tumult into triumph, capturing team's first Stanley Cup." A large photo with supporting text is fou... See More  

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$55.00
687359

Abortions ruled legal: Roe vs. Wade decision...

Item #687359

January 23, 1973

THE TIMES-UNION, Rochester, New York, Jan. 23, 1973 



* Abortion made legal (1st report)

* Roe v. Wade decision

* U.S. Supreme Court




Although the front page has report on the funeral plans for Lyndon B. Johnson, the most notable content is on page 11 which reports on the historic Roe vs. Wade abortion case.

The top of the page has: "Supreme Court: Abortion Battle Lines Drawn"... See More  

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$88.00
687106

Review & premiere of "Terminator 2: Judgment Day", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #687106

July 03, 1991

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 3, 1991



* Best "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" advertisement & review

* Grand Opening Day premiere of this science-fiction action classic starring Arnold Schwarzenegger

* Also premiered: "Problem Child 2"




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" and perhaps no better issue could be found t... See More  

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$148.00
687061

Amos Alonzo Stagg forced to quit because of age...

Item #687061

October 14, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1932



* Amos Alonzo Stagg forced to quit

* University of Chicago football coach




The sport's section (page 25) has a banner headline: "Age Rule Force Stagg to Quit Post at Chicago at End of the College Year" with subheads that include: "Stagg Is Retired As Chicago Coach" "University Invikes Age Rule of 70 to Relieve Him of All Activ... See More  

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$44.00
686970

Clark Gable & Carole Lombard marry in 1939....

Item #686970

March 30, 1939

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, March 30, 1939 



* Actor Clark Gable

* Actress Carole Lombard

* Marriage - wedding




The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Gable and Carole Lombard Return to Bride's Home" with photo. (see)

Complete with all 34 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.... See More  

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$44.00
686947
Item #686947

October 26, 1861

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Oct. 26, 1861 (single print only)



This is a single-page print. The print contains a single woodcut engraving captioned: "Capture of the Propeller Fanny in Pamlico Sound, on the 1st of October, by Three Rebel Steamers, while Conveying Men and Stores to the 20th Indiana Regiment, Encamped at Chicamacomico, 40 Miles from Hatteras Inlet&... See More  

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$16.00
686913

"Pink Floyd - The Wall" 1st review....

Item #686913

August 06, 1982

NEW YORK TIMES, August 6, 1982



* "Pink Floyd - The Wall" - Bob Geldof

* Grand opening day movie review

* Live-action/animated musical drama film




Page 18 has a review of "Pink Floyd: The Wall" on it's opening day in New York City. The heading reads: "Screen: Images Flood 'Pink Floyd: The Wall". (see) This movie opened 1st in New York City before the res... See More  

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$68.00
686724

Premiere of "Transformers", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #686724

July 03, 2007

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 3, 2007



* Best "Transformers" movie advertisement

* Grand Opening Day premiere

* Science fiction action film




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Transformers" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication.... See More  

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$67.00
686470

Spindletop/Beaumont - 1st Texas oil strike... Tesla's wireless light... Davidson's flying machine...

Item #686470

February 02, 1901

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Feb. 2, 1901  The most notable item is found on page 74: "THE BEAUMONT [TX] OIL WELL", now known as Spindletop, which tells of the 1st major oil strike in Texas which had occurred just a few weeks earlier. An article with a related photo are included. Also deserving attention is "Tesla's Wireless Light".

The front page has six photo... See More  

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$140.00
686100

First mention of "King Kong", the movie...

Item #686100

October 30, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 30, 1932



* King Kong 1st mention

* Hollywood film - movie

* Pre release




An inside page (page X5) contains a quite significant report for any collector of King Kong memorabilia, being a somewhat inconspicuous piece which begins: "Among the technical labors in the Hollywood studios recently was an exact reproduction of the Empire State tower which was built a... See More  

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$78.00
685750

Willie Mays... Future Hall of Famer surpasses Mel Ott...

Item #685750

May 21, 1966

THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, Missouri, May 21, 1966



* Willie Mays' 512th round-tripper breaks tie w/ Mel Ott



The frontpage has an image of Willie Mays with the headline: "WILLIE MAYS A Champion is Born". Page 3 has an image of Mays connecting with his 512th home run and an accompanying article. Nice to have this coverage of the future member of the Baseball Hall of Fame i... See More  

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685749

Willie Stargell... Future Hall of Famer...

Item #685749

September 17, 1966

THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, Missouri, Sept. 17, 1966



* Willie Stargell humbled by his own success



The frontpage has an image of Willie Stargell with the headline: "WILLIE STARGELL... Plundering Pirate".  Page 3 has five images of Willie at bat and an accompanying article with game stats which include his nine consecutive hits. Nice to have this coverage of the fu
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684327

"Silver Shirts" founder is arrested...

Item #684327

April 04, 1942

PHOENIX GAZETTE, Phoenix, Arizona, April 4, 1942 



* William Dudley Pelley's arrest

* Founder/leader of the "Silver Shirts of America"




The front page of "front page #2" has the full banner headline: "'SILVER SHIRTS' LEADER IS ARRESTED", with subhead: "Faces Prison Term Up To 20 Years, Heavy Fine".  The coverage tells of the arrest... See More  

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$45.00
684029

Guernsey is free! Announced in a Guernsey newspaper...

Item #684029

May 14, 1945

EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, May 14, 1945  



* Nazis driven out

* World War II ends in Europe




This historic issue announces the end of the German occupation of Guernsey and includes front page heads:  "Invasion of Guernsey", "The King's Message and Proclamation by C.I. Commander" with a related front page photo.  The text begins: "The invasion of ... See More  

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$82.00
683459

Joe DiMaggio Wins Batting Crown...

Item #683459

December 18, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 18, 1940



* Joe DiMaggio wins batting crown

* New York Yankees - Yanks

* MLB - Major League Baseball




The sport's section (page 37) has a six column headline: "DiMaggio Took League Batting Crown for 2d year in Row" with subheads and photo of DiMaggio. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, esp... See More  

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$45.00
683416

Great & displayable broadside for a band concert...

Item #683416

March 27, 1890

This is a great broadside for a: "BAND CONCERT !  The Weare Cornet Band..." with further particulars. The date is near the bottom: "Thur. Eve. Mar. 27, '90" [1890]

This broadside measures 20 1/2 by 28 1/2 inches, has a few very small holes near the top, minor wear at the margins, generally in very nice, clean condition & extremely displayable. Printed on pale yell... See More  

Item from Catalog 321 (released for August, 2022)...

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$177.00
683330

Walt Disney pairs with Standard Oil... Travel Tykes...

Item #683330

September 21, 1939

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, September 21, 1939  In 1939 Disney paired with Standard Oil to produce comics for kids which also doubled as advertisements. One such "ad" is located on the back page, is approx. 12" x 15", and is headed: "Walt Disney's Little People - Travel Tykes - 'A Stitch In Time Saves Nine. M. Mouse.'" This nostalgic, color, vintage ad w... See More  

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$95.00
683251

Mussolini kicked out...

Item #683251

July 26, 1943

DAILY NEWS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, July 26, 1943 



* Italy - Benito Mussolini ousted

* Pietro Badoglio takes over

* World War II - WWII




The bold banner headline above the masthead announces: "ITALY DECLARES MARTIAL LAW" with subhead and photo of Mussolini. Nice for display. More on pages 2 & 3.

Complete with 28 pages, larger tabloid size issue measuring 19 1/2 by 13 1/2... See More  

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$50.00
682915

A dramatic issue on Desert Storm...

Item #682915

February 25, 1991

DAILY GAZETTE, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, Feb. 25, 1991  



* Operation Desert Storm

* Gulf War beginning

* Persian Gulf




This is an exceedingly displayable issue with a very significant headline on the beginning of the land war in Desert Storm: "INVASION ! " in maroon ink, with a three-color map and a subhead in blue ink: "ALLIES SWEEP INTO KUWAIT, IRAQ".

Comple... See More  

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$97.00
682835

Death of Beatle George Harrison...

Item #682835

December 01, 2001

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 1, 2001



* George Harrison death (1st report)

* The Beatles - English rock band




The front page has a two column heading: "George Harrison, 'Quiet Beatle' And Lead Guitarist, Dies at 58" with two related photos. Lengthy text on page 24 with more photos.

Complete with 58 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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$30.00
682613

Early Catholic newspaper with huge masthead...

Item #682613

January 27, 1832

UNITED STATES CATHOLIC INTELLIGENCER, Boston, Jan. 27, 1832 



* Large masthead with a heraldic eagle



This rather rare title lasted for just one year, having begun in October, 1831 and ending in September, 1832. The issue is a "vol. III" issue as this publication was preceded by one titled "Jesuit, or Catholic Sentinel" and they kept the same volume numbering. It was a... See More  

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$31.00
682248

Best San Francisco earthquake issue to be had...

Item #682248

April 19, 1906

THE CALL-CHRONICLE-EXAMINER, San Francisco, California, April 19, 1906  This newspaper is destined to be--if not already--one of the premiere issues of the early 20th century.

See the photos for the great headlines and reports found not only on the front page but on all four pages.

Due to the destruction of the presses in San Francisco, these three separate & competing newspapers combin... See More  

Item from Catalog 320 (released for July, 2022)...

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$785.00
682165

Review & premiere of "Seabiscuit", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #682165

July 25, 2003

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 25, 2003



* Best "Seabiscuit" film advertisement (double-page)

* Grand Opening Day - movie premiere ad & review

* Spy Kids 3-D... & Lara Croft: Tomb Raider... also premier




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture blockbusters: "Seabiscuit", "Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over", and "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider: The Cradle of ... See More  

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$88.00
681737

Cripple Creek... W.A. Rogers print...

Item #681737

January 06, 1894

HARPER'S WEEKLY,  New York, January 6, 1894 (print only)  This is a single page illustration entitled "In The Lobby of the Palace Hotel, Cripple Creek" by W.A. Rogers. This measures approximately 16 x 10.5 inches and is in very nice condition. Very suitable for framing.

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$25.00
681720

Death of Beatle George Harrison...

Item #681720

November 30, 2001

DAILY NEWS, New York, Nov. 30, 2001



* George Harrison death (1st report)

* The Beatles - English rock band




The front page has a nice color photo with heading: "GEORGE HARRISON 1943-2001; Cancer Claims The Quiet Beatle" with more inside. Nice to have in this famous NYC tabloid publication.

Complete in 40 pages, very nice condition.... See More  

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$29.00
681260

United States Treasury: the manufacture of currency...

Item #681260

May 04, 1867

LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 4, 1867  Included is a one  page report: "The Manufacture Of Greenbacks and Currency At The U.S. Treasury Building" which has a nice view of the exterior of the Treasury Building, plus four smaller scenes of work areas, and on the opposite page a large illustration of the "Hydraulic Engines" and one of the "Sealing Room&quo... See More  

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$68.00
680826

Howard Hughes flies around the world...

Item #680826

July 10, 1938

Here is a rare opportunity to have the complete set of Howard Hughes' record setting flight around the World in the famous NEW YORK TIMES. You get all seven issues from the planned takeoff to the ticker tape parade afterwards. The dates are July 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16, 1938.

Each issue has front page headlines on this event with more on the insides as well. You can see most of the head... See More  

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$212.00
680738

John F. Kennedy assassinated...

Item #680738

November 22, 1963

ORLANDO EVENING STAR, Florida, November 22, 1963 



* Terrific issue for display

* JFK John F. Kennedy assassination




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: "Chief Executive Ambushed In Dallas Motorcade; Gov. Connal... See More  

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$72.00
680713

Alan Shepard begins the space race... In a Florida newspaper...

Item #680713

May 05, 1961

ORLANDO EVENING STAR, Florida, May 5, 1961 



* Astronaut Alan Shepard

* 1st American in space

* Mercury-Redstone 3 - Freedom 7




The very large, bold banner headline above the masthead proclaims America's entry into the space race, reading: "SHEP DID IT!" noting America's first astronaut's journey into space aboard the spacecraft "Freedom 7". From beginnin... See More  

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$88.00
680699

Guiteau: President Garfield's assassin on trial...

Item #680699

December 03, 1881

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Dec. 3, 1881



* President James Garfield assassination

* Charles J. Guiteau on trial




The full ftpg. shows: "Trial of President Garfield's Assassin--Guiteau Being Escorted from the Courtroom..." and the doublepage centerfold shows; "Trial of President Garfield's Assassin--Guards Unlocking the Handcuffs of the Prisoner..."; ... See More  

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$56.00
680681

Displayable issue for the outdoorsman...

Item #680681

February 29, 1908

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN--"Sportsman Number", New York, Feb. 29, 1908  See the photo for the great color cover featuring an outdoor sports theme. The front page is a photo of: "Mountaineering In the Himalayas". Much of the content within has a sporting theme.

Complete in 24 pages plus covers, minimal wear at the edges, nice condition.

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$54.00
680657

Fire fighting...

Item #680657

May 23, 1885

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, May 23, 1885



* Fire Fighting



The front page of this issue has two illustrations titled "New York Fire Department Testing Devices For Throwing Life Lines Over Buildings". The article inside is titled "Unexplored Branch Of The Fire Escape Problem". There is an article with an illustration both titled "A Mammoth Steam Snow Shovel" pl... See More  

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$31.00
680571

Best of the Stars & Stripes "Peace" editions...

Item #680571

August 14, 1945

THE STARS AND STRIPES--EXTRA, Southern France Edition, Aug. 14, 1945 



* Terrific issue for display

* Best publication to be had




Of the several editions of this newspaper--and there were many published at various locations in Europe & elsewhere--this is one of just two which reported the end of World War II on the 14th (other was the Paris edition). The other editions carried the re... See More  

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$200.00
680568

Berlin Wall Falls... In a Berlin newspaper...

Item #680568

November 10, 1989

B.Z., Berlin, West Germany, November 10, 1989 A great tabloid-size newspaper with huge headlines reading (translated from German): The Wall Is Gone!" "Berlin Is Again Berlin!" with several photos inside and reactions of the people. In very nice condition, and terrific to have such an historic event of the 20th century in a Berlin newspaper!

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$52.00
680565

Saddam Hussein captured...

Item #680565

December 14, 2003

DAYTON DAILY NEWS, EXTRA !, Ohio, December 14, 2003



* Saddam Hussein capture

* Great issue for display




Here is a very displayable issue on the capture of Saddam Hussein. The front page features a large photo of a captured Hussein with a two line banner headline: "'WE GOT HIM'; SADDAM HUSSEIN CAPTURED" with some subheads. (see) The entire 8 page extra is taken up with text... See More  

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$46.00
680430

Broadside declaration of the war's end...

Item #680430

May 08, 1945

THE STAR, Guernsey (Channel Islands), May 8, 1945 



* Great broadside on end of World War II

* Nazi occupied island is liberated




This English-speaking island in the English Channel was under Nazi control during World War II. This is a broadside issue (a single sheet printed on the front only; back is blank), of larger size than this newspaper typically published.

It is printed in broad... See More  

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$285.00
680405

The death of Premier Joseph Stalin...

Item #680405

March 06, 1953

THE ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Tucson, March 6, 1953



* Joseph Stalin death

* Premier of the Soviet Union

* 1950's era original




This issue features a two-line banner headline: "STALIN DEAD; KREMLIN SILENT ON SUCCESSOR" with subheads: "Most Powerful Dictator In All History Succumbs; President Calls for Unity", "Stalin's Death Doesn't Alter Risks of War," a... See More  

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$39.00
680402

Cheyenne and Arapahoe Reservation... Memphis...

Item #680402

May 19, 1892

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, May 19, 1892 The front page features four photos of "Renegade Republican Candidates for the Democratic Presidential Nomination" with text.

A half-page: "Some of the Principal Features of Omaha" has several illustrations. A full page: "The 'Run' for the New Oklahoma in the Cheyenne and Arapohoe Reservation - Striking Scenes... See More  

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$47.00
680381

The Boston Fire of 1872...

Item #680381

November 23, 1872

THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Nov.  23, 1872 



* The great Boston Fire prints

* One of most costly fires in U.S. history




The prime content is on the front page, three prints: "The Fire at Boston". Inside has a half page map: "Plan of Boston, Showing The Extent of the Fire." 

The Great Boston Fire of 1872 was Boston's largest fire and still one... See More  

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$80.00
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