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674590

Ad for a return trip on the Titanic...

Item #674590

April 09, 1912

NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, April 9, 1912 



* Pre Sinking the RMS Titanic

* Return trip home advertisement

* Just 1 day prior to departure




Published shortly before the world's largest ship--the "unsinkable" Titanic--would make history by sinking in the North Atlantic, this newspaper contains an advertisement on page 11 for the return trip of the Titanic. Obviously a trip which wou... See More  

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671074

Jerry Reuss throws no-hitter in a L.A. paper....

Item #671074

June 28, 1980

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 28, 1980



* Jerry Reuss pitches no-hitter

* Los Angeles Dodgers baseball

* Best title to be had ? - rare




The top of the front page of the sport's section has a nice banner headline: "Reuss Rolls and the Giants Come Up With a Big Zero" with subhead: "Error Deprives Dodger Pitcher of a Perfect Game in 8-0 Win" and two photos of Reuss. (see) Box ... See More  

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664140

Amazin Mets 1969 World Series game...

Item #664140

October 15, 1969

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 16, 1969



* New York Mets vs. Baltimore Orioles

* 1969 World Series of baseball

* "Amazin Mets" "Miracle Mets"




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "METS TRIUMPH, 2-1, ON ERROR IN 1OTH; LEAD SERIES BY 3-1" with subheads and related photo. Much more in the sport's section with headlines, photos and box scores. First re... See More  

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673596

Chicago Bears win 1940 NFL title... 73-0...

Item #673596

December 09, 1940

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, December 9, 1940



* Chicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins

* NFL Championship game

* Famous 73-0 rout by the Bears




The top of page 5B has a banner headline: "Records Fall as Bears Rout Redskins, 73-0, in Pro Playoff" with subheads, related photo, lineups and stats. First report coverage on the 1940 NFL: championship game between the Washington Redskins and ... See More  

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660931

Philadelphia Phillies...

Item #660931

June 12, 1989

THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, Missouri, June 12, 1989



* Mike Schmidt retires from baseball.



This issue features the retirement of Michael Jack Schmidt, super-star 3rd-basemen for the Philadelphia Phillies (and now a member of the Hall of Fame).



This tabloid-size newspaper is a complete issue in nice, clean condition. See images for details.

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656678

Chicago Cubs opens 1938 World Series...

Item #656678

October 05, 1938

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 5, 1938



* Chicago Cubs vs. New York Yankees

* World Series of baseball opening day

* Great back page pictorial of the players

* Best title to be had (very rare as such)




The front page has a terrific banner headline: "SERIES OPENER DRAWS 43,000" with subheads. Nice for display. The front page of section 2 (sports) has another banner headline and a f... See More  

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646977

Jim Thorpe wins two Olympic gold medals which he would be forced to surrender...

Item #646977

July 08, 1912

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, July 8 and 16, 1912 



* Jim Thorpe shines at Olympics

* Carlisle Indian School star athlete




A pair of issues with the top of the last column of each heads on noted athlete Jim Thorpe winning his two gold medals at the Stockholm Olympics for the decathlon and pentathlon. See the photos for the headlines. Each report carries over to page 3.

Thorpe w... See More  

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624413

Babe Ruth Accepts Contract In 1930...

Item #624413

March 09, 1930

NEW YORK TIMES, March 9, 1930.



* Babe Ruth contract w/ New York Yankees

* Best title to be had ?

* President Willaim Howard Taft death




The front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "BABE RUTH ACCEPTS $160,000 FOR 2 YEARS" with subheads and a two column photo of Babe Ruth shaking hand s with New York Yankees Owner, Colonel Ruppert . Great to ha... See More  

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175118

Geronimo... America's Cup... Thomas Nast prints...

Item #175118

September 18, 1886

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 18, 1886  The front page of the issue contains a large illustration entitled "Jack Sprang Upon the Fellow, and Caught Him by the Throat" which accompanies a story "The World Went Very Well Then". Inside the issue is a very nice full page Thomas Nast print: "The Being That He Really Believes In".  A one-quarter page pr... See More  

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672129

Jake LaMotta defeats Sugar Ray Robinson: from the city of the fight...

Item #672129

February 06, 1943

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Feb. 6, 1943  The banner headline on page 14 reports: "18,930 See LaMotta Floor Robinson in Scoring Upset Victory" with subheads: "Defeat Is First for Ray in Career of 130 Bouts" "Bell Saves Sugar from Knockout in Eighth Round; Decision Is Unanimous".

Also a very nice four column action photo during the famous fight that was a focus in th... See More  

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664187

Babe Ruth signs New York Yankees contract...

Item #664187

March 06, 1922

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, March 6, 1922 



* Babe Ruth signs contract

* New York Yankees baseball

* Highest paid baseball player




The top of page 6 has column heads: "RUTH TO CASH IN $75,000 AND A SWAT BONUS" "Contract Makes Him Best Paid Athlete in World".

Also, the same page has a column: "Billy Evans Says" which discusses the Babe Ruth contra... See More  

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175072

Geronimo... The Apache War...

Item #175072

April 10, 1886

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 10, 1886  Full ftpg. Thomas Nast political cartoon: "What's In A Name?". Fullpg. text & 2 illus: 'The Apache War' includes a nice illus. of 'Geronimo, The Renegade Chief Of the Chiracahua Apaches'. Dramatic doublepage centerfold: Making Bessemer Steel at Pittsburgh'. A very good & uncommon Indian issue.

Other news... See More  

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175870

Frederic Remington and A.B. Frost prints...

Item #175870

December 02, 1893

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 2, 1893 Full ftpg. illus. of an auction scene. Fullpg. of 6 photos of: 'Hawaiian Scenes' including an overview of Honolulu, and one of 'Liliuokalani, the Deposed Queen'. Fullpg: 'The Salvation Army' Great fullpg. football scene entitled "A Run Behind Interferance" by Frederic Remington: 'A Run Behind Interference' & ... See More  

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175804

Office seekers at the White House...

Item #175804

April 15, 1893

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 15, 1893  Front full pg. illus. of "Rear-Admiral Bancroft Gherardi, U.S.N." Inside is a 1/4 pg. illus. of "The Clearing House of the New York Stock Exchange." Several portraits of "Some New Appointments." 2/3 pg. illus. of "A Reception at the Art Museum, Cincinnati." Two full pgs. of illus. pertaining to "Stockh... See More  

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636145

Terrific golf print for any golfer...

Item #636145

October 12, 1895

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 12, 1895 



* A.B. Frost golfer illustration

* Louis Pasteur death w/ print




This issue features a very nice fullpg. print by famed artist A.B. Frost titled: "Golf" which includes 13 illustrations of golf shots, most of a comic theme.

The full front page is a political cartoon by W. A. Rogers: "Mr. Croker's Busy Season Begins". ... See More  

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173880

Republican Elephant by Thomas Nast... great print for a lawyer...

Item #173880

November 21, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 21, 1874 Full ftpg. Th. Nast political cartoon: "How Many Times Shall Caesar Bleed in Sport". Halfpg. print of: "Samuel Tilden, gov. elect of New York". Great dblpgctrfld: "A Knotty Point--Submitting the Case to the Family Lawyer". Nice fullpg. Nast cartoon features the Republican Elephant.

Complete in sixteen pages.

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173320

Winslow Homer Print... Liberty Bell...

Item #173320

July 10, 1869

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 10, 1869  The front full page illustration is of "The Memory of Seventy-Six." Inside is a full page illustration by Thomas Nast entitled "All hail and Farewell to the Pacific Railroad." A quarterpage illustration "Liberty Bell" also has an accompany article. A halfpage illustration of "British Troops Firing on the Citizens... See More  

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177843

Southampton golf...

James Montgomery Flagg print...

Item #177843

January 22, 1910

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 22, 1910  This issue contains the wonderful double page centerfold print, "Their Daughter's Voice", by James Montgomery Flagg (has two small staple marks from being bound).  Another print of note is, "You've Got To Cut Loose, Mr. President, If You Ever Expect To Reach The Top", by E.W. Kemble.  Two pages are dedicate... See More  

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173008

The Catskill Mountains... Clara Barton...

Item #173008

July 21, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 21, 1866 The front page of the issue has a 1/4 page "Among the Ruins of Columbia, South Carolina" and a smaller illustrations "The Ruins of Columbia, South Carolina - Richardson Street, Looking Toward the Capitol". Inside the issue is half-pages "Sunday Amusements in New Orleans - A Creole Night at the French Opera-House"; "Sun... See More  

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176064

Golf prints by A.B. Frost...

Item #176064

October 12, 1895

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 12, 1895  This issue features a very nice fullpg. print by famed artist A.B. Frost titled: "Golf" which includes 13 illustrations.

The full front page is a political cartoon by W. A. Rogers: "Mr. Croker's Busy Season Begins". Inside has: "Representative Bishops of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Convention at Minneapolis&quo... See More  

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176116

Incredible bicycle issue... illustrations by A.B. Frost...

Item #176116

April 11, 1896

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 11, 1896  Full front page illus. of "A Drill Ride at the Michaux Club, New York." Inside is a full pg. of illus. of "Logging Railroad Ravages Around the Head Waters of the Mississippi - Loading a Train on One of the Spurs." Full pg. of illus. of "British Claims in Venezuela - Scenes in the Disputed Territory." Full pg. of illu... See More  

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175436

Owen Sound to Mackinac...

Item #175436

October 05, 1889

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 5, 1889  Very nice fullpg: 'The Arrival of the Mail in Camp' shows soldiers getting their mail. Nice fullpg. yacht race. Great doublepage centerfold: 'From Owen Sound to Mackinac' shows 11 scenes. Fullpg. shows 4 scenes of: 'Selected Competitive Designs for the Grant Monument'

Complete in twenty pages.

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176256

The Klondike gold rush...

Item #176256

August 14, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 14, 1897  Full ftpg: 'The Klondike Gold Discoveries--Prospective Miners Crossing the Summit of the Chilkoot Pass'. Plus a fullpg. with 6 scenes: 'The Klondike Gold Discoveries--Scenes at & Along the Routes to the New Diggings'. Nearly halfpg: 'Map of the Klondike Region'.

Other news and advertisements of the day are included. ... See More  

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174692

A.B. Frost bass fishing print...

Item #174692

August 19, 1882

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 19, 1882  Full ftpg: 'Nantasket Beach' near Boston, plus some text on it. Halfpg: 'Hillside Chapel, Concord, Mass.' Great fullpg. A.B. Frost: 'Black Bass Fishing' is displayable.

Other news and advertisements of the day are included. Complete in 16 pages.

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173052

Nice whaling print...

Item #173052

December 22, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Dec. 22, 1866 Half of the ftpg: 'A Mississippi Steamboat Making a Landing at Night'. Halfpg: 'Infant Class at the Five Points Mission, N.Y.C., Receiving Lunch'. Fullpg. of the railroad bridge '...connecting Perryville with Havre de Grace'. Great fullpg. whaling print: 'Taking a Whale' is displayable.

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628732

The trial of two writers helps to begin the end of Communist rule...

Wilt Chamberlain's record-setting 20,884th point...

Item #628732

February 15, 1966

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 15, 1966  Page 45 carries a four-column headline "Chamberlain Gets 20,884th Point for a Record" with column headline "N.B. MARK FALLS AS 76ERS TRIUMPH" and subhead "Chamberlain Scores 41 as Pistons Bow by 149-123". "Wilt Chamberlain broke the National Basketball Associate career scoring record tonight... Chamberlain scored 41 poi... See More  

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646487

Assault wins the Kentucky Derby...

Item #646487

May 05, 1946

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 5, 1946 



* Assault - horse racing

* Kentucky Derby win (1st of 3 wins)

* Triple crown winner




The front page has a great banner headline that reads: "ASSAULT EASY WINNER IN 72D KENTUCKY DERBY..." with subheads and photo at the bottom of the front page of "Assault" in action. Rarely did the Kentucky Derby receive such front p... See More  

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646426

Electric baseball "scoreboard" for remote "viewing"...

Item #646426

January 24, 1891

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Jan. 24, 1891  An inside page has novel new invention headed: "Electrical Sporting Bulletin" which has about half a page of text and two illustrations, one captioned; "Electrical Base Ball Bulletin" and the other: "Diagram of Mechanism & Electrical Connections of the Base Ball Bulletin--Plan View of Double Relay". A portion of t... See More  

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173858

Baseball in England...

Item #173858

September 05, 1874

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 5, 1874  Full ftpg. Nast 'Precious Jewel of Thy Home Return'. Fullpg: 'Sketches At Long Branch'. Great doublepage centerfold: 'The Game Of Polo' is dramatic. Fullpg: 'Bullfight At Madrid'. Fullpg: "Baseball in England -- The Match on Lord's Cricket Grounds Between the Red Stockings and The Athletics".

Comp... See More  

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175426

Baseball...

Item #175426

August 31, 1889

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 31, 1889 Full ftpg: 'Newport Clubhouse of the New York Yacht Club'. Fullpg. shows: 'Apostles Islands, Lake Superior'. Terrific dblpgctrfld: 'A Collegiate Game of Baseball' shows a game in progress plus the bleachers as well. A very displayable print!

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672312

Bobby Thomason shot heard round the World....

Item #672312

October 04, 1951

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 4, 1951



* Bobby Thomson home run (1st report)

* New York Giants - MLB baseball

* "Shot Heard 'Round the World"




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Giants Top Dodgers and Win Flag on Thomson's Homer, 5-4; World Series to Open Today" with subheads and related photo. More in the sport's section. First rep... See More  

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173032

Denver, PIke's Peak, Bayou Laforche...

Item #173032

October 13, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY Oct. 13, 1866 Ftpg: "Meeting of Solders' & Sailors' Convention at Pittsburgh, Penna." & "Gen. J.D. Cox, President of the Convention". Nice fullpg: "Life On The Plains" includes 8 prints, including scenes of Denver, Pike's Peak, Fort Wicked, and more. Nice! One-third pg: "Acadians Hauling Boats--Scene on the Bayou Lafourche,... See More  

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175986

Hockey... Chicago Stock Exchange...

Item #175986

January 12, 1895

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Jan. 12, 1895 Full ftpg: 'On the Signal Bridge of a Man-Of-War'. Full pg. of text with 6 illus. of 'Hockey in Canada', being early hockey prints. One-third pg: 'View of Apia, Capital of Samoa'. Fullpg. with 3 photos of: 'Surface Mining for iron on the Missabe Range in Minnesota' & fullpg: 'The Red Cross Hospital, Tokyo, Japan&#... See More  

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646419

Lipman Pike is on baseball's black list...

Item #646419

October 01, 1881

NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 1, 1881 



* Lip Pike  -1st Jewish player



Although baseball reports are rather common in this and other newspapers, this issue is of some significance as it contains on page 2 a report headed: "A Base-Ball Black List" which gives some details of a meeting of the: "...National League of professional base-ball clubs...has been considering the plan of... See More  

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663848

Nile Kinnick killed... Iowa Hawkeyes...

Item #663848

June 05, 1943

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 5, 1943



* Nile Kinnick killed in WWII action

* Iowa Hawkeyes Heisman trophy winner

* NCAA college football halfback




The top of the front page of the sport's section has a five column heading: "Navy Announces All-American Nile Kinnick Killed in Action" with small photo of Kinnick.

Complete with all 18 pages, light toning at the margins, small lib... See More  

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173148

Two Homer prints... Halloween print...

Item #173148

November 23, 1867

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 23, 1867  Halloween-related prints are very difficult to find in Harper's Weekly, but here is a nice one on the front page: "The Pumpkin Effigy" which shows a carved jack-o-lantern.

Halfpg: "Sculling Race on the Monongahela River" & smaller print: "Weston, the Pedestrian, on the Road". "Drew Theological Seminary, ... See More  

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177015

Past Work of Thomas Nast ~ Republican Elephant and Democratic Donkey...

W.A. Rogers... Wright Brothers Record...

Item #177015

September 19, 1908

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 19, 1908  The front page of this issue has an illustration by W. A. Rogers called "Special Inducements for a Revival of Business."



This issue has photos of "The Men Behind the Political Guns" and "Folk Dances by New York Schoolgirls." There is then an article of "The Origin of American Cartoon Symbols&quo
... See More  

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634117

Electric baseball "scoreboard" for remote "viewing"...

Item #634117

January 24, 1891

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Jan. 24, 1891  An inside page has novel new invention headed: "Electrical Sporting Bulletin" which has about half a page of text and two illustrations, one captioned; "Electrical Base Ball Bulletin" and the other: "Diagram of Mechanism & Electrical Connections of the Base Ball Bulletin--Plan View of Double Relay". A portion of t... See More  

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174398

African-American soldiers... Cricket match...

Item #174398

November 01, 1879

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 1, 1879  The full ftpg. is a Thomas Nast political cartoon showing Blacks & captioned: "The Next Debut - Now Let General M.C. Butler, of South Carolina, Show How Bulldozing Is Done."

Prints inside include a halfpg: "The Avery Institute, Charleston, S.C."; a fullpg: "International Cricket Match at Phila." "The Ute ... See More  

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675352

Dodgers win the National League pennant...

Item #675352

September 30, 1959

LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, Sept. 30, 1959



* Los Angeles Dodgers win NL Pennant

* 1st Pennant since moving from Brooklyn

* It is BEST to have reports from the city where an event occurred




The banner headline announces: "L.A. DODGERS CHAMPIONS ! " with a related subhead and two large photos of the last game. This was their National League championship & they would go on to win t... See More  

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175412

Williams College... Durango, Colorado...

Item #175412

July 13, 1889

HARPER'S WEEKLY, July 13, 1889 Nice fullpg. with 9 scenes of: 'Williams College, Williamstown, Mass.'. Great dblpgctrfld: 'Trolling for Blue-Fish in Fire Island Inlet'. Great fullpg. view of: 'City of Durango, Colorado'. Fullpg: 'Delegated to Break the News--In the Mining Regions' of a husband's death.

Complete in twenty pages.

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674374

Los Angeles Dodgers win the World Series...

Item #674374

October 21, 1988

LOS ANGELES TIMES, California, October 21, 1988



* Los Angeles Dodgers

* World Series champions




The front page has a three column color photo showing Orel Hershiser with heading: "Super Dodger Brings It Home" and subhead: "The Impossible Dream: Dodgers World Champs" (see)

The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "A Victory Out of the Blue&quo... See More  

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661039

1938 New York Yankees World Series win...

Item #661039

October 06, 1938

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 6, 1938



* New York Yankees win

* Joe DiMaggio & Lou Gehrig era

* World Series of baseball (game 2)

* Early, same day reporting




The front page has a terrific banner headline: "YANKS BEAT CUBS AGAIN" with subheads, scoreboard above the masthead and large box scores. Great for display and unusual for such a nice headline on the front page. And ... See More  

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175908

Lacrosse prints... Coronado Beach, California...

Item #175908

April 14, 1894

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 14, 1894 Nice full ftpg. scene of: 'Coronado Beach, Calif.' Nearly halfpg: 'Proposed House for the Rockaway Hunting Club' & 'Nipped in the Ice Floe on the Atlantic'. Fullpg. of text with 9 lacrosse prints.  Advertisement for Yellowstone along with many other period ads are also present.

Complete issue.

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656188

Rogers Hornsby becomes Cubs manager in 1930...

Item #656188

September 23, 1930

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 23, 1930



* Rogers Hornsby named manager

* Chicago Cubs - MLB baseball

* Best title to be had (rare)




The front page has a great banner headline: "HORNSBY GETS JOB: WRIGLEY" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage continues in the sport's section with photos of Hornsby & Joe McCarthy. (see) Great to have in this famous Chicago pub... See More  

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675912

Lou Gehrig's "Luckiest man alive" day...

Item #675912

July 04, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 4, 1939 



* Lou Gehrig day at Yankee Stadium (day of)

* Famous 'luckiest man on the face of the earth' speech fame

* Best title to be had ?




Lou Gehrig's famous speech is one of the most notable & heart-warming events in the annals of baseball history. This issue is from that day and has a article on page 18 with a two column heading: "75,00... See More  

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656951

Max Schmeling Wins Over Jack Sharkey In 1930...

Item #656951

June 13, 1930

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUINE, June 13, 1930 



* Max Schmeling vs. Jack Sharkey

* Heavyweight boxing championship

* Famous foul - hit below the belt




The front page has a great banner headline: "SCHMELING WINS ON A FOUL" with subheads. Nice for display. Unusual for such a nice sports headline to be on the front page.

The front page of section 2 (sports) also has a nice banner headli... See More  

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674053

Ted William final career at-bat is HR photo...

Item #674053

September 29, 1960

THE SALINA JOURNAL, Kansas, Sept. 29, 1960



* Ted Williams very last career at-bat

* 521st & final home run hit photo

* Boston Red Sox baseball legend




The top of the front page has a three column photo showing Ted Williams belting out a home run in his very last career at-bat with small heading: "Farewell Blast". This was known at the time as: "Ted Williams bids adieu to... See More  

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650015

Great issue for any golf enthusiast...

Item #650015

December 11, 1897

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 11, 1897 



* Famous A.B. Frost golfer illustration: "THE DRIVE"

* Complete issue with displayable front cover

* Pike's Peak sunrise print by F.P. Stevens


 
Certainly the prime print is the great full front page print by the famed artist A.B. Frost titled: "The Drive" showing a golfer about to tee off, with others... See More  

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658734

Jackie Robinson breaks the color barrier in 1946...

Item #658734

March 18, 1946

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 18, 1946 



* Jackie Robinson breaks the color barrier

* Organized professional baseball 1st Negro




Although Jackie Robinson was the first African-American to play a major league game in 1947, he had already broken another significant color barrier the year prior as a member of the Montreal Royals, the AAA farm team of the Dodgers. As noted in Wikipedia: &quo... See More  

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