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Hank Aaron's 715th Home Run... tops Babe Ruth...

Item #656228

April 10, 1974

NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1974 

* Hank Aaron home run #715

* Breaks Babe Ruth's record

* Atlanta Braves - MLB

The sport's section (page 24) has a two column heading: "Aaron Hits 715th Homer, Breaking Ruth's Record" with box scores and related photo. More on page 23. Lengthy text. 1st report coverage on Hank Aaron passing Babe Ruth for the most career home runs by... See More  

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Nadia Comaneci scores the first perfect 10...

Item #632894

July 19, 1976

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1976 

* Nadia Comăneci wins overall gold

* Romanian gymnast - gymnastics

* 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal

The bottom of the front page has a photo with small heading: "Olympic Gold Medalist" (see)

The sport's section (page 39) has a headline that announces: "Miss Comaneci Takes Title on 4th, 5th Perfect Scores" with photo and mor... See More  

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Washington Redskins very 1st NFL football game...

Item #673592

September 17, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 17, 1937

* Washington Redskins 1st NFL football game

* Formerly the Boston Redskins

The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "RILEY SMITH AND REDSKINS BEAT GIANTS, 13 TO 3" with subhead and lineups. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st Washington Redskins NFL football game played.

Complete with all 42 pages, this is th... See More  

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Famous Tom Sayers & John Heenan boxing match...

Item #680899

April 30, 1860

NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, April 30, 1860  Appearing at the top of the first column on pg. 6 are headlines reporting one of the most famous boxing matches of the nineteenth century involving John Heenan, the American champion, and Tom Sayers, the English champion.

In the third column under "The Great Fight" is a detailed and graphic report: "History of the Battle" "The Fight ... See More  

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Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show...

Item #175740

September 03, 1892

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 3, 1892 The full ftpg. is a nice print of: "Mrs. Grover Cleveland". Inside has a nice full page montage of prints by Frederic Remington: "Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in London--The Cossacks & Guachos", including part of a poster which shows Buffalo Bill himself.

A nice full page "The Last Load" is by A.B. Frost; a full p... See More  

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The Four Horsemen of Notre Dame win...

Item #633632

November 30, 1924

NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 30, 1924  One column headlines on the front page of the sport's section report: "NOTRE DAME BEATS CARNEGIE TECH, 40-19" "32,00 See Rockne Team Uncover Brilliant Aerial Attack on Snow-Covered Gridiron" and more. (see)  This report is of the regular season Notre Dame win against the Carnegie Tech (Mellon) Tartans. This was the most famous year f... See More  

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Lt. General Scott and the major generals...

Item #172498

August 31, 1861

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 31, 1861 Nice full front page print of: "General Lyons At the Battle of Springfield" showing him on horseback. Full pg: "Lt. General Scott & the Major Generals of the United States Army" showing McClellan, Dix, Scott, Fremont, and Banks. Halfpg: "The 14th Massachusetts Regiment Marching up Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, in a Storm&qu... See More  

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Assassination of William McKinley...

Item #177115

September 21, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 21, 1901  Front page memorial illustration to William McKinley by Rogers; The Office of President; The Assassination of President McKinley; The President's Last Days; Theodore Roosevelt; doublepage centerfold photos "The Assassination of President McKinley - Scenes in Buffalo, September 13 and 14"; full page illustration "The Funeral... See More  

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Geronimo, a Free Man...

Commemorating the Visit of Prince Henry of Prussia...

Item #177139

March 08, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 8, 1902 Frontpage illustration "The Christening of the Kaiser's Yacht" by Rogers; doublepage of photos of The Launching of the Kaiser's Yacht; fullpage photos Prince Henry in American Waters; doublepage photos The First Reception to the Prince on Shore; fullpage photos The Prince at the National Capital; fullpage sketch of Prince Henry of... See More  

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Color cover... The New York horse show...

Item #566162

November 21, 1891

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, November 21, 1891 

* Color cover...   The New York horse show... 

This is one of the very few front page color prints, titled: "A Box Party at the Horse Show" (see photos). The double page centerfold shows: "Sketches at the Seventh Annual Horse Madison Square Garden, New York City" (see photos). There... See More  

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Earl Wilson throws 1st African American no-hitter...

Item #637096

June 27, 1962

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 27, 1962

* Earl Wilson throws no-hitter

* Boston Red Sox

* 1st African American in AL

* Major League Baseball - MLB

The very top of the front page has a banner headline: "Wilson Hurls No-Hitter for Boston Red Sox" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Boston Red Sox pitcher, Earl Wilson, pitching the very no-hitter for... See More  

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Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jake Lamotta...

Item #621748

February 06, 1943

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, February 6, 1943

* Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jake Lamotta

* 2nd fight - Robinson's 1st ever loss

* Boxing - Boxers

This 22 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 9: "ROBINSON WIN STRING BROKEN" and "La Motta Floors Negro as He Takes Decision". This was the famous second fight in which LaMotta beat Robinson.

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The death of baseball great Ty Cobb...

Item #672935

July 18, 1961

THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, July 18, 1961 

* Ty Cobb death (1st report)

* Detroit Tigers

* Major league baseball MLB

The top of page 4 has a headline that reads: "Ty Cobb Leaves Fantastic Legacy" (see)

Complete it 6 pages, small library stamp within masthead, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.... See More  

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Jackie Robinson gets 1st hit in MLB...

Item #658902

April 18, 1947


* Jackie Robinson gets 1st hit in MLB

* 1st Negro baseball player

* Texas City explosion disaster

Page 29 has a one column heading: "Rookie Helps Dodgers Cuff Braves, 12-6" with box scores. Text includes: "Infielder Jackie Robinson collected his first safety in a National league game..." (see) This was Robinson's first ever... See More  

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Notre Dame's four horsemen win the Rose Bowl...

Item #674144

January 02, 1925

THE EVENING DAY, New London, Connecticut, Jan. 2, 1925 

* Rose Bowl college football game

* Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Stanford

* Knute Rockne vs. Pop Warner - "Four Horsemen"

The sports page has an historic five column banner headline: "Four Horsemen of Notre Dame Ride Over Stanford Warriors" with subhead: "Notre Dame Crushes Stanford; Penn Loses". A ... See More  

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1941 New York Yankees pennant...

Item #571331

September 05, 1941

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, September 5, 1941 

* New York Yankees - Major League Baseball 

* Earliest pennant ever won 

This 42 page newspaper has a three column headline on page 25: "Yanks Clinch 12th Pennant" with subheads that include: "FLAG RACE WON IN RECORD TIME" "Yanks' Pennant Victory, Sixth Under McCarthy, Earliest in American League Ann... See More  

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Baseball and cricket reports from 1856......

Item #672572

September 20, 1856

PORTERS SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, N.Y., Sept. 20, 1856  Inside this sporting newspaper is a detailed report: "Cricket" "The Great Match At Hoboken!!!" "The United States Victorious!!" "Canada Vs. United States".

But more intriguing is the report headed: "Base Ball" with gives details of a game between the Eagle team and the Empire team, including ... See More  

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Great for a horse racing fan... Football prints...

Item #644826

November 21, 1891

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York,  Nov. 21, 1891  The full ftpg. is a duo-tone print of: "A Box Party at the Horse Show" which is quite displayable. Other prints inside include: "St. Bartholomew's Parish House...Parochial Help for the Poor of New York City" "Offering Prayer in a Chinese Club House in Mott St." a fine doublepg. centerfold: "S... See More  

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Site for the original Yankee Stadium found?...

Item #649403

September 14, 1920

NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 14, 1920 

* Old Yankee Stadium site found ?

* "The House that Ruth Built" nears

* Best title to be had ?

As for Yankee history, this issue has a gem report on what was to have become the site for the original Yankee Stadium. The top of page 13 has a column headed: "Terms Agreed Upon For Yankees' Park" "Building Conditions Cause Delay ... See More  

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Seabiscuit wins 1940 San Antonio Handicap...

Item #649149

February 25, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1940

* Seabiscuit wins San Antonio Handicap

* Thoroughbred racehorse racing

The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "SEABISCUIT EQUALS TRACK MARK TO WIN SANTA ANITA STAKE" with subheads and racing summary. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the San Antonio Handicap in Arcadia, C... See More  

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Secretariat wins in 1972... Belmont Futurity Stakes...

Item #655042

September 17, 1972

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 17, 1972

* Secretariat wins Hopeful Stakes- Saratoga

* Pre Triple Crown thoroughbred horse racing

The front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "FUTURITY IS WON BY SECRETARIAT" with subhead. (see) This was Secretariat's 3rd major victory. First report coverage on Secretariat winning the Belmont Futurity Stakes in Elmont, New Yor... See More  

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Frank Sinkwich wins 1942 Heisman Trophy...

Item #626527

December 09, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Massachusetts, December 9, 1942

* Frank Sinkwich wins Heisman Trophy

* Georgia Bulldogs college football

The sport's section (page 40) has a seven column headline: "Heisman Trophy Scroll Presented to Sinkwich at the Downtown A. C." with subheads and photo (see photos) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.

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Phar Lap mounted... Babe Ruth - Yankees capture League Championship...

Item #585389

September 14, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1932

* Phar lap - Australian thoroughbred racehorse

* New York Yankees capture AL pennant

This 44 page newspaper has a small one column heading on page 18: "Phar Lap Mounted in Yonkers; To Be Exhibited at Belmont". See photo for brief text.

Also page 17 has a five column headline that reads: "League Championship Captured by Yankees" w... See More  

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Chicago Bear wins 1941 NFL title...

Item #661331

December 22, 1941

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 22, 1941 

* Chicago Bears win NFL pro football championship

* Just after the bombing of Pearl Harbor - WWII era

The sport's section (page 21) has a six column headline: "Power, Weight, Spirit Crown Bears Grid Kings" with subheads, related photo and stats. First report coverage on the Chicago Bears winning the National Football League cha... See More  

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Jewish State... Bob Feller's no-hitter.....

Item #663827

May 01, 1946

NEW YORK TIMES, May 1, 1946 

* Bob Feller no-hitter at Yankee Stadium

* Cleveland Indians - MLB baseball

* Jewish Statehood sought

The front page has a three column headline: "JOINT PALESTINE BODY BARS A JEWISH STATE, BUT URGES ENTRY OF 100,000 REFUGEES" with subheads.

Page 34 has one column heads which include: "FELLER TOPS YANKS WITH NO-HITTER, 1-0" "Six Re... See More  

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Bartholdi's Statue of Liberty... The Greely expedition...

Item #174898

August 09, 1884

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 9, 1884  Front page print: "Lieutenant A. W. Greely". Full page with 4 scenes: "Pelham Park, New York". Two full pages on "The Rescue of the Greely Expedition".

A very nice fullpg. illus. of "The Bartholdi Statue of Liberty--Beginning the Work of Removal" of the scaffolding, showing half of it above the rooftops. 2... See More  

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Uncle Sam political cartoon...

Item #176192

January 02, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 2, 1897  The front page has a full page political cartoon which includes Uncle Sam by W. A. Rogers titled: "Getting Monotonous". Two full pages with many photos of: 'The Revolt in the Philippine Is., Scenes in Manila'. One-third pg: 'Bird's-Eye View of the Tenn. Centennial Expo.' plus a nice fullpg. of the Centennial Expo at... See More  

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Skating in Central Park... "Backgammon", by Winslow Homer...

Item #174116

February 24, 1877

HARPER'S WEEKLY February 24, 1877. Full front pg. Nast illus. of "A Jewel Among Swine." Inside is a full pg. illus. of "St. Valentine's Day in Merrie Old England." Full pg. illus. of "Skating in Central Park." Dblpgctrfld. containing several illus. pertaining to "The Water Color Exhibition, at the National Academy of Design, New York - Sketches of Some of... See More  

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Henry Mills Alden's 70th Birthday... Mark Twain....

Item #177423

December 15, 1906

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 15, 1906  This issue is in two parts. Part 1 includes a front page illustration,"'Merry Christmas'" by W. B. King. There are many illustrations stories and poems including "The Night-Watchman's Christmas Eve" by Edwin B. Child; "The Sudden-Wealths Hold a Christmas-Morning Shooting-party at Castle Billions&quo
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Gene Tunney defends heavyweight boxing championship...

Item #642059

July 27, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 27, 1928

* Gene Tunney defeats Tom Heeney

* World's heavyweight boxing title

* Last fight before retirement (3 days later)

The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TUNNEY SCORES KNOCKOUT OVER HEENEY IN ELEVENTH; ONLY 50,000 SEE THE BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section with headlines, photos and round by r... See More  

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Item #172056

June 13, 1857

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 13, 1857  The front page features a 1/4 pg. illustration of "Sir E. Bulwer Lytton" with accompanying article. Inside illustration of "Rembrandt Peale". Many illustrations of "Travel Notes in Bible Lands" including: "Modern Gaza," "Ruins of Askelon," "Plain of Ashdad," "Ludd (ancient Lydda),&qu... See More  

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Pittsburg's Flood....

Item #177438

March 30, 1907

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 30, 1907  There is a front page illustration, "The Quiet Life at Albany" by W. A. Rogers. There are photos of "Amateur 'White-Wings' Day in San Francisco"; "An Auto-Train That Runs Without Rails"; and there is a double page illustration of "Our Dumb Friends" by James Montgomery Flagg.... See More  

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Max Schmeling Wins Over Jack Sharkey In 1930...

Item #584781

June 13, 1930

PRESCOTT JOURNAL MINER, Prescott, Arizona, June 13, 1930 

* Max Schmeling vs. Jack Sharkey

* Heavyweight boxing championship - Famous foul

This 8 page newspaper has a nice banner headline on page 6: "Schmeling Given Victory Over Sharkey On Foul In 4th" with  subhead and photo of Schmeling (see images). This has lengthy text here.

Other news, sports and advertisements ... See More  

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Joe Louis boxing victory...

Item #592647

June 19, 1941

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1941

* Joe Louis - Brown Bomber

* Billy Conn

* Heavyweight boxing title fight

This 46 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "LOUIS, NEAR DEFEAT, STOPS CONN IN 13TH AND RETAINS CROWN", "Bomber Suddenly Turns Tide, Hammering Foe to Floor With Furious Attack" and more. Much more in the sport's section inc... See More  

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Death of Joe DiMaggio in a New York City newspaper...

Item #622107

March 09, 1999

DAILY NEWS, New York City, March 9, 1999  This is the "National Edition" with the very nice, full front page memorial to Joe DiMaggio who had just died, with a special "wrap-around" cover sheet with his photo from an earlier year with the New York Yankees. Great to have this report in a New York City newspaper.

The "wrap-around", is exclusively on DiMaggio &... See More  

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Jess Williard... Jack Johnson...

Item #608832

April 07, 1915

FITCHBURG DAILY SENTINEL, Massachusetts, April 7, 1915 

* Jess Williard  - "The Great White Hope" 

* Jack Johnson  

* Heavyweight boxing title fight (post-fight reporting)

Page 6 has an article headed: "JESS WILLARD IS ON HIS WAY HOME" "Great Crowd at Havana Dock Delays Sailing of Steamer; Johnson Remains Behind" See image for t... See More  

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Jesse Owens wins olympic gold in 1936....

Item #680481

August 04, 1936

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, August 4, 1936

* Jesse Owens Olympic gold 

* United States dominance 

* In front of Adolph Hitler & Reich

This 18 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "JESSE OWENS BREAKS BROAD JUMP RECORD" "Leaps 26 Feet 5 1-3 Inches Beating Record of Edward Hamm in 1928". More Olympic news ... See More  

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Scnes near Newport and San Francisco...

Item #174370

July 26, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 26, 1879  Full ftpg. Nast political cartoon: 'The Statesman At Home'. Fullpg; 'The Metropolitan Regatta on the Hudson'. 3/4 pg: 'The Eruption of Mt. Etna--The Great Stream of Lava'. Fullpg. with 7 scenes of a military encampment at Newport. Fullpg. shows the ship: 'Jeannette Leaving San Francisco'.

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Pete Rose breaks MLB hits record...

Item #566812

September 12, 1985

KANSAS CITY KANSAN, Kansas, September 12, 1985 

* Pete Rose - Cincinnati Reds 

* Breaks Ty Cobb record 

This 10 page newspaper has a banner headline on page 5: "Bye, Bye, Ty; Rose owns all-time mark" which of course tells of Pete Rose breaking the all time MLB baseball hits record that was held by Ty Cobb.

Other news of the day. Very nice condition save for a ... See More  

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Cripple Creek, Colorado...

Item #176204

February 13, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 13, 1897  Inside has a fullpg. with 5 photos of 'The New Cripple Creek, Showing the Town's Rapid Recovery from the Disastrous Fires'.

Doublepage centerfold is a nice view of: 'The Development of Morningside Hgts.', New York City'. Fullpg. with 7 photos: 'Cuban Insurrection--After the Attack on Bayamo & Ft. El Guamo'&... See More  

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Terry Bradshaw drafted... Pittsburgh Steelers...

Item #581408

January 28, 1970

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, January 28, 1970  This 40 page newspaper has a banner headline on page 28: "Bradshaw First, Owens 19th in Pro Grid Draft" with subhead: "No. 1 Pick Once a Reject" and photo of Bradshaw. Tells of the NFL draft in which Terry Bradshaw was the first pick for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The final piece of the puzzle for a future ... See More  

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Longest (baseball) scoring streak ends...

Item #621341

August 04, 1933

NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 4, 1933  A banner headline on page 10 announces: "Longest Scoring Streak in Major League History Ends as Yankees are Blanked" with subheads: "Yankees Finally Bow By A Shut-Out, 7-0", "Held Scoreless by Grove of the Athletics After Tallying in 308 Games in Row", & more. Included is a summary of the game, the box score, and a 2-column actio... See More  

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Jess Williard... Jack Johnson...

Item #598529

April 05, 1915

THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, April 5, 1915 

* Jess Williard  - "The Great White Hope"

* Jack Johnson 

* Heavyweight boxing title fight (pre-fight reporting)

Page 6 has a three column headline: "Heavies Ready for Title Bout" with subhead: "Johnson And Willard Ready For Gong That Sends Them To Battle" and tale of the tape... See More  

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Lou Gehrig 1,000th consecutive game...

Item #563804

August 19, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, NY, August 19, 1931

* Lou Gehrig

* New York Yankees

* MLB baseball

This 44 page newspaper has a five column headline on page 26: "Tigers Triumph Over Yankees in Eleventh, 5 to 4" with subheads that include: "GEHRIG EXTENDS STRING" Plays 1,000th Consecutive American League Contest as Member of New York Club" and more with photo of Gehr... See More  

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Philadelphia Phillies win the World Series....

Item #660573

October 30, 2008

YORK DAILY RECORD, October 30, 2008  The front page has a photo of the Phillies' players celebrating with the heading "At long last". More coverage in the sports section includes the following headings: "The wait was 28 years. What was another 46 hours? Phinally...'We did it!'", "No joke: The Phillies sit atop the baseball world.", and "A perfect... See More  

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The Boston Garden opens...

Item #647506

November 21, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 21, 1928 

* Boston Garden grand opening 

* Bruins NHL Hockey (1st use)

The sport's section (page 23) has one column headings: "Canadians Subdue Bruins" "Triumph, 1-0, at Opening of Boston Garden for Hockey...." (see) First report coverage on the opening of the famous arena in Boston which would be best known for hostin... See More  

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Paul Hornung wins Heisman Trophy... Oklahoma Sooners...

Item #636420

December 05, 1956

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 5, 1956

* Paul Hornung wins Heisman Trophy

* Notre Dame Fighting Irish college football

* Oklahoma Sooners declared National Champions

The sport's section (page 55) has a banner headline: "Hornung of Notre Dame Wins Heisman Trophy as Leading Football Player" First report coverage on Paul Hornung winning the Heisman Trophy.

Also on the same page i... See More  

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Building the "new" Yankee Stadium in 1922...

Item #628290

May 06, 1922

THE WORLD, New York City, May 6, 1922 

* Old Yankee Stadium construction begins

* New York Yankees - Yanks

* "The House that Ruth Built"

The sport's section (page 8) has a one column heading: "YANKEE COLONELS SIGN FOR STADIUM FOR WORLD'S SERIES" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a New York City title. Rare as such.

Complete in 22 pages, light toning, a ... See More  

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The city of St. Louis...

Item #176132

June 06, 1896

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 6, 1896  Full front page illus. of "To Ask the Major to Define His Attitude on the Financial Question at this Time is Both Cruel and Unjust." Inside are two full pgs. of illus. of "Opening of the Red Lake Indian Reservation, Minnesota, May 15" and "The Cuban Insurrection."

Doublepage centerfold of "The City of St. Louis -... See More  

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Baseball star Bob Feller...

Item #555780

August 24, 1940

LIBERTY magazine, New York, August 24, 1940  The color cover of this issue has an illustration of a what appears to be the bombing of large city with Hitler's image in the background. (see photo). There is an article inside "Lighting in the Night - a Story of the Invasion of America".Within this issue is an article titled "Miracle Kid" which is about Bob Feller --... See More  

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