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574131

Al Capone's reign about to end...

Item #574131

October 14, 1931

THE NORWICH SUN, New York, October 14, 1931 



* Al Capone - Chicago mob boss 

* Tax evasion trial ending 

* Prosecution rests
 



This 8 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "CAPONE TRIAL IS RAPIDLY NEARING END" "State Rests Case Suddenly During Afternoon Session"



Tells of the beginning of the end of Al Capone as he would rec... See More  

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572165

Al Capone heads for prison...

Item #572165

May 04, 1932

THE TIMES PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 4, 1932



* Al Capone heads for prison for tax evasion

* Chicago gangster boss




This 24 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 3: "CAPONE, SMILING, HURRIED BY HEAVY GUARDS TO TRAIN", "Dethroned Gangster Due at Atlanta Penitentiary Tonight", with smaller subheads (see images).



Other news of the day. Light browning w... See More  

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571482

Al Capone tries to avoid prison term...

Item #571482

May 02, 1932

THE BURLINGTON FREE PRESS, Burlington, Vermont, May 2, 1932  This 16 page newspaper has a small one column headline on the front page:



* Capone's Future Revealed Today



This tells of Al Capone's last attempt to avoid prison. His 11-year sentence would be upheld on this day.



Other news of the day. Light browning with address label and tape mend within the masthead and little spine wea... See More  

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570488

Prohibition to begin... No beer...

Item #570488

January 16, 1920

THE OMAHA DAILY BEE, Omaha, Nebraska, January 16, 1920  This 12 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "PROHIBITION INTO EFFECT TOMORROW" "After 12:01 A. M. Saturday Not Barrel of Intoxicating Liquor, Case of Wine or Keg Of Beer Can Be Made" "Possession of Private Still for Manufacture of Whiskey Unlawful--Some Bootlegging Is Looked Fo... See More  

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569618

Al Capone off to prison...

Item #569618

May 02, 1932

THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, May 2, 1932 



* Al Capone off to prison 

* Tax evasion 

* Chicago gangster boss
 



This 16 page newspaper has two column headlines on page 2 that include: "Highest Court Will Decide Today on Capone's Appeal" and more. (see) He would be refused on this request on this day.



Tells of Al Capone's last day of freedom a... See More  

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569578

Adolph Hitler gains dictorial powers...

Item #569578

March 22, 1933

THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, March 22, 1933



* Adolph Hitler gaining power 

* Dictatorial rule in Germany 



This 16 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "NEW REICHSTAG GRANTS HITLER MIGHTY POWER" "Parliament Strips Itself of Authority; Democracy Dies for 4 Years, Making Nazi Supreme Dictator" and more. (see



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569252

Prohibition begins... No Beer...

Item #569252

January 16, 1920

THE SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, January 16, 1920  This 18 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "J. BARLEYCORN IS MOURNED AT 36-HOUR WAKE" "New Yorkers Drown Grief In Final Toasts, But, Oh, What a PriceThey Paid !" "AND DAYBREAK MEANS NOTHING" and more. (see)



Tells of the upcoming official start of proh... See More  

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563563

Billy Sunday's death...

Item #563563

November 07, 1935

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, November 7, 1935



* Billy Sunday death (1st report)

* Famous baseball player and evangelist




This 16 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "'BILLY' SUNDAY, AGED 72, DIES IN CHICAGO HOME", "Well Known Evangelist and Former Big League Ball Player Succumbs to Angina Pectoris" with photo of Sunday. (see)

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563438

Al Capone is released from prison...

Item #563438

March 17, 1930

THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, March 17, 1930



* Chicago beer baron - gangster boss

* Al Capone Pre release from prison

* Illegal gun possession




This 16 page newspaper has a small one column headline on the front page: "Capone Release Papers Signed by Governor".



Tells of Al Capone's release from prison after serving 10 months for illegal gun possession.



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562949

Woodrow Wilson's death....

Item #562949

February 04, 1924

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Pennsylvania, February 4, 1924



* Death of President Woodrow Wilson



This 20 page newspaper has a three column headline on the front page: "FUNERAL OF WOODROW WILSON WILSON TO TAKE PLACE ON NEXT WEDNESDAY" with subheads that include: "WHOLE NATION MOURNS DEATH OF WOODROW WILSON" and much more with nice black bordered photo of Wilson.



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562583

Prohibition newspaper from 1915...

Item #562583

January 15, 1915

THE NEW REPUBLIC, Westerville, Ohio, January 15, 1915 



* Prohibition newspaper



An interesting Prohibition newspaper from early in the 20th century. The content within these four pages have an overwhelming bias against the sale of alcohol in all forms.



This issue has a variety of Prohibition-related content, a cause which would win its fight in 1919 (effective in 1920), only to be end
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561755

Jack 'Legs' Diamond Killed...

Item #561755

December 22, 1931

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, from Springfield, Massachusetts, dated December 22, 1931



* Assassination of Jack 'Legs' Diamond

* New York City Gangster

* Prohibition era




This 24 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page:



* N. Y. GANGSTERS IN ALBANY WHEN 'LEGS' WAS SLAIN

* New York Police Furnish Names of Two and Tell How Pair Took Auto from Garage



with smaller subheads.



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561305

Babe Ruth returns to the team... New York Yankees...

Item #561305

May 28, 1925

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, May 28, 1925 



* Babe Ruth returns to the team (photo) 

* New York Yankees 



This 12 page newspaper has a one column photo of Babe Ruth with caption: "Babe Ruth Back in Old Uniform" with text underneath. (see)



Photo was taken shortly after his release for the hospital.



News of the day throughout. Light browning wit... See More  

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557153
Item #557153

September 02, 1933

LIBERTY magazine, from New York, dated September 2, 1933

   

* Prohibition article

* Colored Ads



The color cover of this issue is of a father and son selling their goods at the growers market (see photos). There is no related article on this inside.



This issue contains an article entitled "Prohibition's Swan Song" which was written by Bernarr MacF

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555892

National Baseball Hall Of Fame dedicated...

Item #555892

June 12, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1939  This 36 page newspaper has two column headlines on page 24: "Centennial Today Depicts Stages In Evolution of Modern Baseball" "Notables to Attend Dedication of Museum, Hall of Fame and Doubleday Field at Cooperstown--10,000 Expected" with smaller subheads.

Other news of the day throughout. Light browning with little margin wear, otherwis... See More  

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177650

The sinking of the "Maine"....

Item #177650

March 23, 1912

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 23, 1912



The front page of this issue is a photo of "A New Masterpiece For America."



This issue has an illustration of "The Issue" by Kemble and photos of "One Kind of Recall" which says that "Judge Thornton Massie, Attorney William Foster and Sheriff Lew Webb were shot down and killed in the county court-house at Hillsv... See More  

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177627

Theatrical Issue.....

Item #177627

October 21, 1911

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 21, 1911



This issue has a full, color cover before the front page. The front page of this issue is a photo of "The Most Talked-Of Living Novelist."



This issue is has photos of "Julia Sanderson"; "The Advent of the Irish Players"; "Grace George"; "Popular Actors in New Roles"; "Hazel Dawn"; &quo... See More  

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177623

The International Golf Tounament Contestants.....

Item #177623

September 23, 1911

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 23, 1911



The front page of this issue is an illustration of "The Ruling Passion" by Anton Otto Fischer.



This issue has an illustration of "In the Enemy's Country" by Kemble. There are photos of "Leading Contestants in the International Golf Tournament" and "Two Land leviathans in Equal Conflict." The double ... See More  

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177613

Kaiser & Prince Wilhelm of Prussia photo...

Item #177613

July 15, 1911

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 15, 1911



This issue has a full, color cover before the front page. The front page of this issue is a photo of "Royalty At Its Best."



This issue has an article of "A Talk with Governor Baldwin" and there are photos of "With Mr. Howells at Kittery Point." There is an illustration of "The Aviator" by J. Lawrence Stone a... See More  

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177607

Industrial Issue.... Suffrage...

Item #177607

May 20, 1911

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 20, 1911



The front page of this issue is a photo of "Marching on to Suffrage."



This issue has an illustration of "A Gallery of Golf Enthusiasts--I.--The Laird of Skibo" by Kemble. There are photos of "The March of 3,000 Women" and "Six Hundred Bankers from all America Consider the Newest Aspect of the Trust Question."... See More  

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177606
Item #177606

May 13, 1911

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 13, 1911



There is a full color cover page on this issue. The front page of this issue is a photo of "Bangor's $10,000,000 Fire."



This issue has a double page illustration of "An Achievement of the Medal of Honor--Private John Kennedy...awarded....for distinguished bravery....He remained at his gun and resisted with its implements the adva... See More  

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177598
Item #177598

March 18, 1911

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 18, 1911



The front page of this issue is a photo of "Our Representative at the Coronation."



This issue has an illustration of "Dame Columbia: "Gracious Me, How that Boy Does Grow!"' by Kemble. There is a photo spread of "Twenty Thousand U. S. Troops for Police Duty" and a full page illustration of "The Doorway t... See More  

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177579
Item #177579

October 08, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York City, October 8, 1910



This issue's front page is an illustration of "The Political Chantecler" by Kemble.



This issue has illustrations of "At the Conventions" by Kemble and full page photos of "The Democrats' Choice for Governor of New York" and "The Roosevelt Candidate for Governor." There are photos of "A Me... See More  

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177504

"Citizen" Roosevelt...

Item #177504

June 25, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 25, 1910  Full front page photo: Citizen Roosevelt Welcomes America. Shows Teddy Roosevelt riding in a barouche through New York, waving his hat re. his return from traveling the world. Mark Twain, E.W.Kemble, and J.M. Flagg prints are present as well.  This issue also contains firefighting content and NY skyline content. 

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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
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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