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Sputnik II... Laika, the space dog...

Item #564174

April 13, 1958

THE SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, April 13, 1958

* Sputnik II spacecraft about to burn up in atmosphere

* 162 days in orbit coming to an end

* Famous for Soviet space dog named Laika

This 40+ page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "SPUTNIK II LIFE EXTENDED, FINAL ORBIT DUE TODAY" and "Dog Satellite's Plunge Awaited After Sightings Sh... See More  

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Sputnik 5... Soviet space dogs...

Item #582711

August 22, 1960

THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Russell, Kansas, August 22, 1960

* Sputnik 5 - Soviet space dogs

* 1st successful round trip (alive)

* Belka and Strelka

This 6 page newspaper has a two column headline at the bottom of the front page: "Strelka, Relka Hold Press Conference". This tells of the very 1st space flight to bring back animals still alive. (historic)

Other news of the day throu... See More  

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Ranger 4 spacecraft...

Item #561433

April 24, 1962

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, April 24, 1962

* Ranger 4 spacecraft

* 1st U.S. satellite to hit the moon

* Takeoff 1st report

This 12 page newspaper has a one column headline on the front page: "U. S. Ranger On Its Way To the Moon". Tells of the very first United States satellite to reach the moon.

Other news of the day. Minor spine wear, otherwise in good condit... See More  

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"Meet Dr. Timothy Leary" ad in 1969......

Item #666119

December 18, 1969

THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York City, Dec. 18, 1969

* Dr. Timothy Leary at The Electric Circus nightclub

* Hippie generation drug experiments fame (LSD)

* The year of Woodstock, Mets, Moon Landing & more

Page 30 has a 7 x 6 inch ad for "The Electric Circus" nightclub appearance of Dr. Timothy Leary. This ad has a marijuana related pictorial. (see)

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Death of musician Frank Zappa...

Item #645645

December 06, 1993

LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 6, 1993 

* Frank Zappa death (1st report)

* American musician - activist - filmmaker

* "The Mothers of Invention" rock band

The front page has a one column heading: "Frank Zappa, Iconoclast of Rock, Dies at 52" The article carries over to page 22 and includes a photo of him.

Great to have this report in a newspaper from the home of the ... See More  

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Death of actress & inventor Hedy Lamarr...

Item #688418

January 20, 2000

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 20, 2000 

* Hedy Lamarr death (1st report)

* Austrian-American movie - film actress

* Inventor re. Bluetooth - Wi-Fi - GPS

* Best publication to be had ?

The bottom of the front page has a small photo with brief text. The top of page 22 has a heading that reads: "Hedy Lamarr; Screen Star Called Her Beauty a Curse" with another photo. (see) Nice to ha... See More  

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