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1944 Lupe Velez suicide... Mexican actress...

Item #676270

December 15, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 15, 1944

* Lupe Velez suicide death

* Mexican film actress

The back page (pg. 36) has one column headings: "LUPE VELEZ SUICIDE BY SLEEP TABLETS"

"'Tempestuous' Actress Was Depressed by Failure of Romance With French Actor"
with smaller subheads and one column photo of Velez. First report coverage on the suicide death of famous Mexica... See More  

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Lou Gehrig plays his 1st full game w/ Yankees...

Item #662776

June 03, 1925


* Lou Gehrig plays in 1st of 2,130 games in a row

* New York Yankees - major league baseball MLB

Page 6 has a small and somewhat discrete report under: "Ruth Hits Safely Twice" with text that includes: "...Gehrig getting in his first full game of the season..." This was when Wally Pipp was replaced with a young Lou Gehr... See More  

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Equestrian prints... Scenes in Algiers...

Item #175762

November 19, 1892

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 19, 1892  Front full pg. portrait of "Grover Cleveland." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "The Men and Women of the Revolutionary Army in Venezuela." Several illus. of "Horses." Full pg. illus. of "The Men Who Have Made the New York Horse Show a Success." Full pg. illus. of "Newspaper Row, New York, on Election... See More  

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Byrd's flight over South Pole...

Item #566667

November 29, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 29, 1929 

* Aviator Richard Evelyn Byrd 

* South Pole flight begins 

* Ernie Nevers makes NFL record in scoring

This 44 page newspaper has a great three line banner headline on the front page: "COMMANDER BYRD OFF ON FLIGHT TO THE SOUTH POLE; RADIO REPORTS 'ALL IS WELL' AT 6:30 A.M., 8 HOURS OUT; PASSES SLEDGE PARTY ON THE TRAI... See More  

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Greatest Daytona 500 finish... David Pearson...

Item #598569

February 16, 1976

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 16, 1976 

* Best Daytona 500 finish 

* Richard Petty & David Pearson 

* NASCAR - stock car racing

The sport's section (page 16) has a two column headline: "Pearson, After Crash With Petty, Is Victor" with photo of the famous crash just short of the finish line. (see photos) 1st report coverage on the 1976 Daytona 500 in wh... See More  

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Army-Navy football game...

Item #647328

November 27, 1927

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 27, 1927  The front page has a two column headline "75,000 See Army Bet Navy, 14-9, By Third Period Rally When Plucky Middies Led" with subheads "Colorful Throng at Game" "Secretaries Wilbur and Davis Head Rival Service Contingents" "Both Teams in Fine Form" and more. Further coverage of the Army-Navy game is located in the ... See More  

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1947 Macy's Day Parade...

Joe Dimaggio's 3rd MVP award....

Item #566616

November 28, 1947

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, November 28, 1947

* Joe DiMaggio wins his 3rd MVP award

* New York Yankees - Yankee Clipper

* Macy's Day Parade coverage

This 46 page newspaper has a banner headline on page 36: "Joe DiMaggio Named Most Valuable American League Player for Third Time" with subheads that include: "YANKEE STAR LEADS WILLIAM BY POINT" "DiMaggio Selecte... See More  

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Alan Ameche wins 1954 Heisman Trophy...

Item #663506

December 10, 1954

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 10, 1954

* Alan Ameche wins Heisman Trophy

* Wisconsin Badgers college football

This 56 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 37: "AMECHE RECEIVES HEISMAN TROPHY", "Wisconsin Fullback Saluted  as 'Outstanding' Player at Downtown A. C. Event"

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Nice condition.... See More  

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Louisiana map...

Item #172960

February 03, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 3, 1866 The front page of the issue features a half-page illustration "Birds in Winter - Out-Door Relief" and an accompanying story.  A fullpage illustration: 'Old Folks at Home and Young Folks Abroad' is comprised of several scenes. Great doublepage centerfold: 'The Iron-Clad Navy of the United States' shows 13 illustrations. ... See More  

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Notre Dame wins 1930 football title... Albert Einstein in New York...

Item #654789

December 11, 1930

THE OMAHA EVENING BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, December 11, 1930 

* Albert Einstein in New York - details with photo

* Notre Dame officially become National Champions 

* Last season before Knute Rockne's death

The front page has two articles, one which includes a photo, regarding Albert Einstein's visit to New York. The photo's caption mentions his Theory of Relativity.

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Tiger Flowers 1st Negro middleweight champ...

Item #648111

February 27, 1926

THE OMAHA EVENING BEE, Nebraska, February 27, 1926

* Tiger Flowers vs. Harry Greb

* 1st African-American middleweight champ

* Boxing - boxers

The sport's section (page 9) features a nice banner headline: "Flowers Conquers Greb and Wins the World's Middleweight Boxing Crown" with subheads and round by round coverage. First report coverage on Theodore 'Tiger' Flowe... See More  

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Joe Louis Joins the Service, 1942...

Item #587229

January 13, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 13, 1942

* Heavyweight Boxing Champion

* Joins army

This 40 page newspaper has a two line, one column headline on page 10: "LOUIS SIGNS AT $21, EAGER 'TO GET JAPS'" with subheads that include: "Them Japs is Lightweights, Anyway, Says Champion as He Weighs in at 220"  Also a two column photo of Louis shaking hands with comm
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Bobby Jones wins British Open...

Item #654646

June 20, 1930


* Bobby Jones wins British Open 

* PGA golf

* Year of grand slam victory

This 30 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "BOBBY JONES TRIUMPHS IN BRITISH OPEN" "Atlantan Has 291 Score for 72 Hole Golf Play; Leo Diegel Second" with photo of Jones. (see)

This would be the year of his famous grand slam of... See More  

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On John Brown's invasion of Harper's Ferry...

Item #172312

November 19, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 19, 1859 The full front page shows 3 illustrations of: 'Effect of John Brown's Invasion At The South', one being: 'A Southern Planter Arming His Slaves to Resist Invasion' and the other two showing Blacks as well. A halfpage illustration is entitled 'Chatham Street, N.Y., on Sunday'.  A third-page illustration features the &q... See More  

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Seabiscuit wins World's Fair Handicap...

Item #648818

December 13, 1936

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 13, 1936

* Seabiscuit wins World's Fair Handicap

* Bay Meadows Racetrack - San Mateo

* Thoroughbred racehorse racing

Page 7 of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "SEABISCUIT, 11-10, CLIPS TRACK MARK" with subheads and racing summary. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the World's Fair H... See More  

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Winslow Homer... Fire-works...

Item #173216

July 11, 1868

HARPER'S WEEKLY,  New York, July 11, 1868 The front page features a full page 'New Tammany Hall, East Fourteenth Street, New York City'. Nearly a half page illustration: 'The 'Little Western' of Chicago Capsizing in Lake Michigan'.and "Vestibule of the Manhattan Club-house, New York - Delegates to the Convention Visiting the Club." Thomas Nast political c... See More  

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National Museum at Washington... Remington illustration...

Item #175360

January 12, 1889

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 12, 1889 Most of the ftpg: 'Farmer Stebbins at the Bat' is a comic scene of an older man playing baseball. Fullpg: 'The National Museum at Washington' 'London Street Characters'. Fullpg. by Remington: 'Auction Sale of Blooded Stock' of horses. Fullpg: 'Mounted Pistol Practice in the U.S. Cavalry'

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Winter baptism Of The Dunkards of Pennsylvania... Nice golf print...

Item #177840

December 29, 1900

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 29, 1900  The inside front page has a nice print titled: "The End of the Season" which shows two golfers, with caddies, playing in cold weather.   Additional prints include: "No Other Arm Way Go Around The Waist", by W.A.Rogers, "New York In 1800", "New York In 1900", "Winter Baptism Of The Dunkards... See More  

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John Glenn orbits the Earth....

Item #598921

February 20, 1962

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, February 20 & 21, 1962 (two issue set)

* John Glenn makes history

* Mercury-Atlas 6 mission

* Friendship 7

The front page has a nice banner headline: "Glenn Becomes First American To Orbit, Whirls Around Globe in Excellent Condition" with subheads and nice photo of Glenn. 1st report coverage on John Glenn becoming the 1st American to orbit t... See More  

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Deer hunting... Curling...

Item #175054

February 06, 1886

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 6, 1886  Nice full ftpg: "Platform Deer-Shooting" shows a man about to shoot a deer. Nearly full page Thomas Nast print: "A Lesson In Greek". One-third pg: "Ice Bound on the Lakes". The double page centerfold: "The Water-Color Exhibition". Fullpg: "Curling" shows the ice sport. Nice fullpg: "Smelt-F... See More  

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From the Confederate capital... A 251-round boxing match...

Item #648972

January 06, 1862

DAILY RICHMOND EXAMINER, Virginia, Jan. 6, 1862 

* Rare rebel title

* Account of the 251- round boxing match between Edward Burnett and James Fitzgerald

Not only a nice Confederate newspaper, but one from the capital of the Confederacy. The prime feature of the front page is an extremely detailed, round by round account of: "The Great Prize Fight" which went 251 rounds and th... See More  

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James Montgomery Flagg print...

Item #177528

July 03, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 3, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue.The front page of this issue has a photo of "A Notable Dramatic Event--The Maid of Orleans...Miss Maude Adams in the role of Joan of Arc."

This issue has a photo spread of "Two Prophets Not Without Honor"; "The Winning Car in Indiana's Automobile Road Race"; "The No... See More  

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A Winslow Homer print, and Civil War scenes...

Item #172538

January 18, 1862

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 18, 1862  The front page has two prints: "Port Royal Ferry, Scene of the Battle of First January, 1862" and a cartoonish print showing a: "Scene in the Parlor of Mrs. Barnwell's House at Beaufort, South Carolina" showing various African-Americans (see).

Inside has a full page of: "The Vessels of General Burnside's Expedi... See More  

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Cover illustration by W.A. Rogers...

The Galveston Hurricane of 1900...

Item #177342

September 22, 1900

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 22, 1900  The cover of this issue has a political cartoon by W.A. Rogers titled "Smashed!".

The "inside cover" has an illustration captioned: "The Destruction of Galveston" (see photo), with more inside, including a half pg. titled: "Bathing Pavilions On the Beach At Galveston", and a lengthy article titled: &... See More  

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The Evolution of the Racing Yacht...

Mark Twain as Inventor...

Item #177113

September 07, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 7, 1901 Fullpage "Half Speed! An Ocean Liner Feeling Her Way Through the Fishing Fleet on the 'Banks'" by Beckel; fullpage "A Chinese Farm on Long Island" by Toaspern; A New Architectura Era in Chicago; The Opening of the New Bridge Across the Harlem at Willis Avenue; doublepage centerfold "Hunting the Deer-Opening of t... See More  

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Chicago''s lake front parks...

Item #176218

April 03, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 3, 1897  Full front page illus. of "There are Others!" Inside is a Full pg. illus. of "The Museum of Natural History, Manhattan Square, New York, as It Will Appear When Completed." Full pg. illus. of "Where Office-Seekers Congregate - Scene in the Lobby of a Washington Hotel."

Doublepage centerfold of "Chicago's Lake... See More  

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Scenes of Tacoma, Washington...

Item #175614

June 20, 1891

HARPER'S WEEKLY New York, June 20, 1891  Front full pg. illus. of "The Madison Square Garden - A Concert by Gilmore's Band." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "Transportation and Horticulture Buildings, Columbian Fair." Three 1/2 pg. illus. of "The Three-Cornered Boat Race at New London" including "The Columbia, Cornell, and University of Pennsylvania C... See More  

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Sitting Bull...

Item #175562

December 20, 1890

HARPER'S WEEKLY, December 20, 1890 Very nice full page: 'The City of Cumberland, Maryland' shows 5 scenes. One-third pg: 'A Trio of Indian Chiefs' includes Sitting Bull. Full page of athletic scenes includes tennis.

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Restoring Independence Hall...

Item #176250

July 24, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 24, 1897  The front page has a full page illustration of "The Turk and the Christians--The Stake Does Not Always Go To The Winner". A fullpg. has 6 photos: 'Scenes in Korea'.

Nice fulllpg: 'The Restoration of Independence Hall, Phila.' & fullpg. with 8 scenes of: 'Pilotage Off Sandy Hook'. Fullpg. photo of a concert on... See More  

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Chicago Blackhawks win 1st title....

Item #578624

April 13, 1938

THE DETROIT NEWS, Detroit, Michigan, April 13, 1938 

* Chicago Blackhawks - NHL Hockey

* Wins 2nd Stanley Cup

* Original 1st report

This 40 page newspaper has a nice six column headline on the front page of the sport's section (page25): "Hawks' Victory Hailed as Sport Miracle", "with subheads, lineups and related photo. This is a 1st report on the Chicago Blackh... See More  

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Queen Victoria...

Item #177081

January 26, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 26, 1901  Front page illustration of General Christian de Wet by Carlston;  The Filipino Petition; Washington and Lee University; full page illustration of "Wall Street During the Recent Activity in Stocks"; full page cartoon rendering "The Adventures of the Three Young Clubmen..."; The New York Yacht Club's New Home;and... See More  

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Sleighing in Central Park... Cycling...

Item #175786

February 11, 1893

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 11, 1893  Front full pg. illus. of "Sleighing in Central Park." Inside is a full pg. with four illus. of "The Havana Water Works, Opened January 23, 1893". Full pg. of illus. of "Three Notable Funerals." Full pg. of illus showing: "The Hawaiian Revolt."

Doublepage centerfold of "The Ice Harvest." Full p... See More  

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Stock Market... Cocking's Parachute... Steam-Plows...

Item #172082

September 12, 1857

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 12, 1857  Fine front page illustration plus an article on: "The New York Stock Board In Session" being a fine and early graphic on the Stock Exchange. "Barth's Travels in North and Central Africa" features several illustrations. "Flirtation at Newport" article features several small illustrations. The "Home the Am... See More  

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Horse Racing...

Item #211875

September 19, 1891

LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Sept. 19, 1891  The full front page is a great horse racing print:  "The End Of The Racing Season--A False Start For The Mile Race."  

Other prints include a full pg: "Devastating Prairie Fires i Dakota..."; a print of a famous baseball player: "Adrian C. Anson, Captain of the Chicago Base-Ball Club" with a related a... See More  

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Gallant Fox wins the 1930 Kentucky Derby...

Item #652324

May 18, 1930

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 18, 1930

* Gallant Fox race horse

* Triple crown of horse racing... Kentucky Derby (1st of 3 wins)

A three column front page headline announces: "GALLANT FOX, SANDE UP, WINS KENTUCKY DERBY AND PURSE OF $50,725" with subheads and photo of jickey Earl Sande.

The front page of the sports section (inside) has a great banner headline: "GA... See More  

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Portrait of an early baseball player...

Item #672104

September 29, 1866

LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Sept. 29, 1866 Page 4 has a 3 by 2 inch portrait of: "Edward Beadle, Gotham B. B. Club Of New York." Included is a report headed: "Our Base Ball Illustrations" that compares the "new school" of ball players to the "old boys" and then describes the talent and skills of Beadle, a first baseman for the Gothams.

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Hitler to be kind to Jews?... Olympic Forescast - Jesse Owens... Greta Garbo...

Item #646265

May 30, 1936

LIBERTY magazine, New York, May 30, 1936  The color cover is an illustration of Greta Garbo relating to inside article: "Why Garbo is Making Her Last Picture". Also in this issue: "Hitler Planning to be Kind to the Jews?" as mentioned on the cover, and "Olympic Forecast" which includes a photo Jesse Owens.

Complete in 64 pages, a bit irregular at the spine, 8 1/... See More  

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Glass blowing... Bayou Teche, Louisiana...

Item #174762

April 21, 1883

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 21, 1883  Two front pg. illus. pertaining to the story "Viney's Conversion and Courtship." Inside are five small portraits of: "The Hon. Theodore Roosevelt" "Carter Harrison, Re-Elected Mayor of Chicago" "Jacob Schaefer, Victor in the Chicago Billiard Tournament" "J. H. Farley, mayor Elect of Cleveland, Ohio... See More  

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Horseracing... Famed baseball player 'Cap' Anson...

Item #671887

September 19, 1891

LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Sept. 19, 1891  The full front page is a great horse racing print:  "The End Of The Racing Season--A False Start For The Mile Race."  

Other prints include a full pg: "Devastating Prairie Fires i Dakota..."; a print of a famous baseball player: "Adrian C. Anson, Captain of the Chicago Base-Ball Club" with a related a... See More  

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Grand Central Station...

Item #177062

November 17, 1900

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 17, 1900 Frontpage "The New Waiting-Room In The Grand Central Station"; The President-Elect (President McKinley); Foreign Troops at Shanghai; Automobile Show at the Madison Square Garden; doublepage centerfold "The Quarter-Back's Dream" by Levering; Progress of the Work on the Underground Railroad;  The Torpedo-Boat "Ar... See More  

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A.B. Frost and Remington hunting prints...

Item #176270

October 02, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 2, 1897  The full front page is by F. Remington: "A Wounded Bull Elk", plus a fullpg. with 7 photos: "On the Way to the Klondike Gold Fields". Nearly halfpg. A.B. Frost print: "A Snap Shot at Woodcock" is a hunting scene. Plus three more hunting scenes by Frost also, including: "Shoot! Shoot, Man! Why Don't You Shoo... See More  

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Rare rare Civil War-era newspaper lasted just 15 issues...

Item #598387

April 22, 1864

THE NEW ERA, Baltimore, Maryland, April 22, 1864  A very uncommon title which lasted for only 15 issues, this being issue #5. Over half of the issue is taken up with ads, with some news items: "Gallantry Done" "Incidents In Dixie" "The Yacht" "Drops In The Bucket" "North & West End" "Adams Express" and other items.

Four pages, n... See More  

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Baseball meeting... weight of rubber in ball limited to one ounce...

Item #644879

December 01, 1870

NEW-YORK TIMES, Dec. 1, 1870  On page 5 under "Base-Ball" is a report: "Fourteenth Annual Convention of the National Association." The report lists the names of the delegates in attendance & describes the events of the meeting. After the "evils of professional ball playing" were discussed there was a vote endorsing the "professional system".
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Great article on early baseball equipment...

Item #673809

December 19, 1857

PORTER'S SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, Dec. 19, 1857  A famous sporting-themed periodical with a sporting-themed masthead as well.

One-third of page 4 has a terrific article on the equipment & uniforms of baseball, bits including: "...important items in the game are: Bases, Bats, and Balls. The bases should be made of the best canvas (heavy) as there will be much jumping on the... See More  

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New York Yankees Win the World Series... First to include an African-American...

Item #658950

October 07, 1947


* New York Yankees Win World Series (Champions)

* First World Series to include an African American

* Jackie Robinson - Brooklyn Dodgers

The front page of section 2 (sports) has a banner headline: "YANKEES WIN SERIES; MacPHAIL RETIRES" with subheads, related photos and box scores. Another related photo on the back page. This was the first ... See More  

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First cork-centered baseball...

Item #160549

June 26, 1909

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, June 26, 1909  Under the lengthy: "Index of Inventions" is a very inconspicuous entry for a patent issued for: "Base ball. B.F. Shibe...#924696" which was actually for the first cork-centered baseball, issued to Ben Shibe.  Its World Series debut occurred in 1910.

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Sandy Koufax wins his first Cy Young Award...

Item #672270

October 25, 1963

NEW YORK TIMES, October 25, 1963  The sport's section (page 20) has a one column head: "KOUFAX RECEIVES CY YOUNG AWARD" with subhead. A nice report on Los Angeles Dodger pitcher Sandy Koufax winning the first of his three Cy Young awards.

Koufax is also remembered as one of the outstanding Jewish athletes in American sports. His decision not to pitch Game 1 of the 1965 World Se... See More  

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The Heidi Game (Bowl)....

Item #660241

November 18, 1968

LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, November 18, 1968

* The Heidi Game - Bowl

* Oakland Raiders vs. New York Jets

* Rare piece of NFL football folklore

The top of page 5 has a two column heading: "Heidi Tosses Block At TV Football Fans" Small binding holes along the spine slightly affects this report. (see) Also page 7 has another related article with a three column heading: &q... See More  

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1939 Babe Ruth wins in Golf...

Item #668193

May 11, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1939 

* Babe Ruth wins golf tournament 

* Apawamis Club - Rye, New York

The sport's section (page 35) has a seven column headline: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" with subheads that include: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" "Long Island, With 28 P... See More  

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Detroit Tigers win 1945 World Series....

Item #677384

October 11, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 11, 1945

* Detroit Tigers win World Series

* Hank Greenberg era vs. the Cubs

* 1st post World War II champions

The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TIGERS CRUSH CUBS BY 9-3 AND ANNEX WORLD SERIES, 4-3" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues in the sport's section with a few related photos and box scores.

Complete with 40... See More  

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