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600383

19th century boxing match...

Item #600383

July 03, 1878

THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Cleveland, Ohio, July 3, 1878



* 19th century boxing

* John King vs. John Reilly




This uncommon 8 page issue has news of the with several interesting advertisements throughout.

Page 3 has small one column headings: "Humanity Outraged" "A Brutal Contest in New York Between Two P.R. Roughs--Shocking Scenes". See images for text.

Complete, minor margin... See More  

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598355

KKK gang arrest... Baseball... train robbery...

Item #598355

August 15, 1871

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 15, 1871



* Ku Klux Klan - KKK

* Missouri train robbery




Page 5 has: "The KuKlux" "Arrest of a Gang with their Disguises in North Carolina..."



Also: "An Express Robbery" "How it Was Done..."



Page 3 has: "Base-Ball--Athletic vs. Atlantic'



This issue contains other news of the day. It is complete in 8 pages, an... See More  

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564811

Triple Crown... Citation thoroughbred racehorse...

Item #564811

June 14, 1948

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Leominster, Massachusetts, June 14, 1948



* Thoroughbred racehorse

* Citation & Belmont Stakes

* Triple Crown winner




This 8 page newspaper has a one column headline on page 7: "Citation On A Vacation".



See photos for text.



Other news of the day throughout. Light browning with little spine wear, otherwise in good condition.



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622188

Paul Jessup world record discus throw.....

Item #622188

August 24, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sport's section only, August 24, 1930



* Paul Jessup breaks world discus record

* University of Washington Huskies




The front page of this section has a one column heading: "WORLD RECORD SET BY JESSUP IN DISCUS" with subhead and photo. (see)

Complete sport's section only with all pages, rag edition in nice condition.... See More  

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600401

Early baseball.....

Item #600401

June 05, 1878

THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Cleveland, Ohio, June 5, 1878



* 19th century baseball

* Rare "National Game" reference




This uncommon 8 page issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout.



Page 8 has one column headings: "The National Game" "The Alleghenys Work Hard and Win the Day" "It was a Beautiful Contest Barring the Last Inning... See More  

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602383

John C. Heenan death...

Item #602383

October 27, 1873

EVANSVILLE DAILY JOURNAL, Evansville, Indiana, October 27, 1873



* John C. Heenan death

* Bare Knuckle boxing




This uncommon title has news of the day with several interesting advertisements.

The front page has one column headings: "Utah" "Death of John C. Heenan, the Prize Fighter". See image for text.

Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.... See More  

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564839

Steve O'Neal 98 yard. punt...

Item #564839

September 22, 1969

LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Leominster, Massachusetts, September 22, 1969  This 12 page newspaper has a two column headline on page 7: "Denver Turns Spoiler In Victory Over Jets".



Tells of the NFL game between the Denver Broncos and New York Jets in which Steve O'Neal had his famous 98 yard punt. This is a professional football record punt.



Other news of the day. Some small bindin... See More  

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552492
Item #552492

July 04, 1931

POLICE GAZETTE, New York, July 4, 1931



* Sports and theatre photos

* Pink cover

* Jimmy Foxx

* Polly Walters and more



Full front page photo of actress Polly Walters. Walters was in the movie "Blond Crazy", and had the starring role in the Broadway play "She Loves Me Not".



Inside has 1/4 pg. action photo of baseball star "Jimmy Foxx".



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598289

Baseball's opening season... Philadelphia Phillies, Robin Roberts...

Item #598289

April 12, 1953

PARADE MAGAZINE of the Detroit News, Detroit, Michigan, April 12, 1953  The front cover of the issue features a photo of Robin Roberts, top pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies. Inside the issue is "This Monday, Ike Starts Pitching" with sub head "The president 9first ex-'pro' ballplayer to be Chief Executive) will start the 1953 season -- and carry on an honored old s... See More  

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639820

Kid Chocolate wins boxing title...

Item #639820

July 16, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 16, 1931



* Kid Chocolate wins Junior Lightweight title

* Very 1st Cuban World boxing champion




The sport's section (page 24) has a one column heading: "CHOCOLATE VICTOR BY KNOCKOUT IN 7TH" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Kid Chocolate becoming the 1st world boxing champion from Cuba.

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

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557249

Byron Nelson wins... PGA golf...

Item #557249

February 18, 1946

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, February 18, 1946 



* Byron Nelson wins 

* New Orleans Open - PGA golf 




This 8 page newspaper has a one column headline on page 5: "Byron Nelson New Orleans Open Winner" with a one column photo of Byron Nelson. Other news of the day. 8 pages in good condition save for minor margin wear.



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567879

Wichita State football plane crash...

Item #567879

October 05, 1970

THE PRATT TRIBUNE, New York, October 5, 1970 



* Wichita State University football team 

* Martin 4-0-4 airplane crash 

* Rocky Mountains 



This 6 page newspaper has a small one column headline on the front page: "Death Toll Climbs"



Tells of the Wichita State University football team airplane crash.



Other news of the day. Little margin wear, otherwise ... See More  

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549059

Baseball...

Item #549059

May 23, 1925

POLICE GAZETTE, New York City, New York, May 23, 1925



* Early sport's related magazine

* Baseball & more




Inside has a half page photo of President Calvin Coolidge throwing out the first ball at Washington to start the 1925 baseball season.



Many other photos of various sports stars & celebrities throughout this 24 page issue. See photos for some of what's in here.... See More  

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637248

The Winton racing automobile...

Item #637248

October 28, 1899

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Oct. 28, 1899  Inside has a nice photo of: "The Winton Racing Vehicle" with a related article. Other prints include: "Wireless Telegraphy at the Yacht Races" "Great Pier at Pot Los Angeles" 'The Isthmus, Catalina Island".

Eight pages, perforated library stamp at the top, various mends near the margins some effecting prints... See More  

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204505

Baseball Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis dies...

Item #204505

November 26, 1944

THE STAUNTON NEWS-LEADER, Virginia, Nov. 26, 1944. Page 8 of this issue has a two column head: "Baseball Commissioner Dies In Chicago at 78" with much text on him and his career.  Nice condition, complete issue.

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214449

Twins beat the Braves

Item #214449

November 04, 1991

THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, Missouri, November 4, 1991.



Certainly the premier newspaper/magazine for the sporting world, its 40+ pages are simply filled with the latest news in American sports, including a front page photo which was the highlight of the week. The top names and events of all American sports eventually found their way in the pages of The Sporting News.



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673588

Cowboys-Redskins rivalry begins...

Item #673588

October 10, 1960

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, October 10, 1960



* Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins

* Very 1st NFL football game of this famous rivalry

* 1960 World Series of Baseball (game 4)




The sport's section is dominated by reporting on game 4 of the 1960 World Series between the New York Yankees and Pittsburgh Pirates.

But page 15 (sport's section) has a somewhat discrete report... See More  

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600252

NCAA basketball "Game of the Century"...

Item #600252

January 20, 1968

LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Leominster, Massachusetts, January 20, 1968



* NCAA college basketball

* "Game of the Century" (day of)

* Houston Cougars vs. UCLA Bruins

* Lew Alcindor "Kareem Abdul Jabbar"




Page 5 has a one column heading: "Capacity Crowd Expected in Astrodome" This would be the game that # 2 Houston Cougars beat # 1 UCLA Bruins, ending their 47 game w... See More  

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638210

Death of Connie Mack...

Item #638210

February 12, 1956

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, February 12, 1956  Within the Sport's Section is a banner headline "Final Chapter Written In Story of Baseball Patriarch Connie Mack". Underneath is "Baseball History Reflected by Career of the Late Connie Mack" which includes five photos throughout his life. Other storylines are "Connie Mack and World Series and... See More  

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160563

Unloading ore at Ashtabula harbor...

Item #160563

June 20, 1903

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, June 20, 1903  Full front page photos of Ore-Unloaders at Ashtabula Harbor, plus "Machinery for Operating Ore-Unloaders at Conneaut." Inside photos and article of the Paris to Madrid Auto Race. Good condition.

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562111

The Orleans Drinking Club...

Item #562111

September 25, 1847

SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, N.Y., September 25, 1847 



* Uncommon sport's related periodical
 



Described in the masthead as: "A Chronicle of the Turf, Agriculture, Field Sports, Literature and the Stage." Inside has the summaries and scores of two cricket matches, plus the lyrics of the "Song Of The "Orleans Drinking Club".



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638297

1st MLB team to hit 5 HR's in one inning....

Item #638297

June 07, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 7, 1939 



* New York Giants baseball

* 5 home runs HR's in 1 inning 

* 1st team to achieve in MLB history



The sport's section (page 29) has a three column headline: "Giants' Seven Homers Rout Reds" with subheads that include: "ONE MARK BROKEN, TWO TIED BY GIANTS" "Five Homers in Inning Better Major Standard Set in 1894 ... See More  

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160752

Item #160752

October 06, 1953

MORNING CALL, Allentown, Pa., Oct. 6, 1953 Two line, two column head: "Yanks Win Series, Clipping Bums, 4-3" tells of the New York Yankees' fifth straight World Series title. Ftpg. only!

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556563

Baseball...

Item #556563

July 25, 1925

POLICE GAZETTE, New York City, New York, July 25, 1925  This issue as a full page photo inside of Hall of Famer "Goose" Goslin sliding into a base, captioned: "The Goose' Is Safe At Third Base, Thanks To A High Peg."

There are many photos in this issue including "Hurtling Forward Through Space, Reaching Down and Touching Nothing" which is of Ned Gourdin &quo... See More  

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160482

Item #160482

October 07, 1924

TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Oct. 7, 1924 First col., 3 line head: "Takes 3 Hurlers To End Senators 9th Inning Rally" with two nice 4 line subheads: "One of Wildest Maelstroms any World Series crowd Ever Witnessed Is Won By Giants, 6 To 4" & "In Parade of 'Wooden Pitchers' Four Are Used By Each Team During Hectic Fray at Polo Grounds". In nice condition.

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150989

Big "Ed" Delahanty... Hall of Famer...

Item #150989

May 14, 1899

THE CLEVELAND LEADER, May 14, 1899 Pg. 12 has: "Philadelphia 9, New York 9" with the game summary mentioning that: "...Delahanty made four doubles..." Includes the box score. Big "Ed", a Hall of Famer, also once hit four HRs in a game, and is the only player to do both. This is complete in 32 pages with slight browning and a bit of chipping at the edges, otherwise goo... See More  

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583733

Elway Wins Super Bowl...

Item #583733

January 26, 1998

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS from Denver, dated January 26, 1998. Nice front page and back page (see photos below) headlines and photos of the first Super Bowl title with John Elway leading the way. More inside. A tabloid-size newspaper, in very good condition.

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614968

Red (Robert Abial) Rolfe...

Item #614968

February 27, 1949

THE DETROIT NEWS (Pictorial Magazine only), Detroit, MI, February 27, 1949  The front cover has a great photo titled, "Red (Robert Abial) Rolfe".  Rolfe was a key member of the New York Yankees' 1930s dynasty. Inside has a nice two page spread regarding ice-fishing.



The section is complete in 32 pages and is in nice condition - suitable for framing.



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584829

Esther Williams...

Item #584829

December 18, 1949

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS - PARADE, Detroit, Michigan, December 18, 1949  The front of this issue contains a photo of Esther Williams, not wearing her usual swimming suit, but rather in winter-wear and with ice skates as she was promoting a new movie "Duchess of Idaho". Additional stories and advertisements are within.



This is complete in 24 pages with several small binding holes al... See More  

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572828

Man-of-War... Frederic Remington...

Item #572828

February 19, 1887

HARPER'S WEEKLY,  New York, February 19, 1887 (print only)  This is a single page illustration entitled "Sketches on a Man-Of-War Under Sailing Orders -- The Last on Board" by Frederic Remington. This print features an inset which contains five other illustrations. This measures approximately 16.25 x 11 inches and is in very nice condition. Very suitable for framing.

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217448

National Govenrement in St. Louis, Missouri ?

Item #217448

August 16, 1869

NEW-YORK TIMES, Aug. 16, 1869.

 

* St. Louis, Missouri as our National Capital for convention?
*Gettysburg 1869


Page 5 has an interesting report: The National Capital The Agitation for its Removal to St. Louis--Call For a National Convention. Other news of the day includes: "Railroad Accidents" "Gettysburg" "The Savannah Base-ball Club in Charleston S.C." and much more. 8 pages in goo
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210944

Color cover shows a young boy with baseball equipment & his puppy...

Item #210944

August 11, 1934

LIBERTY magazine, New York, Aug. 11, 1934 This is the complete issue of this popular title with a nice color cover showing a young boy with his baseball, bat & glove along with his pet puppy (see photos). The back page has a nice color ad for Chesterfield cigarettes. Very nice condition, and measuring about 8 1/4 by 11 1/2 inches.

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538484

Gardiner Maine in 1891...

Item #538484

February 25, 1891

THE GARDINER HOME JOURNAL, Maine, February 25, 1891.

 

* Baseball chewing tobaaco ad

* 19th century Gardiner Maine



This 4 page newspaper has mostly literary content with some news of the day and several interesting advertisements including one for chewing tobacco which has a baseball theme to it. (see photo)



Slightly browned, otherwise in good condition.... See More  

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614967

Hall of Famer Charley Conerly...

Item #614967

October 15, 1950

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS (Parade section only), Detroit, MI, October 15, 1950  The front cover has a great image titled, "Pro Football's Charley Conerly", with additional coverage found on page 12. Charley is an NFL Hall of Fame quarterback from Ole Miss who was a great player for the New York Giants. The section is complete in 24 pages, has a few binding dimples, but is otherwise... See More  

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614973

Mr. First Base... Ferris Fain...

Item #614973

April 19, 1953

THE DETROIT NEWS (This Week Magazine section only), Detroit, MI, April 19, 1953  The front cover has a great photo titled, "Mr. First Base: He's Ferris Fain, Now Of The Chicago White Sox...", with additional coverage on page two. Fain  was a two-time American League batting champion and five time All-Star. He was known for having a bad temper, which ultimately impacted his ... See More  

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637745

McGwire breaks Maris' home run record...

Item #637745

September 09, 1998

CAPE COD TIMES, Haynnis (Cape Cod), Massachusetts, September 9, 1998  See the photos for very displayable coverage regarding Mark McGwire's 62nd home run of the season, breaking Roger Maris' home run record. This is the complete issue and is in very good condition (see images).

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639829

"One of the greatest in the history of baseball"...

Item #639829

July 03, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 3, 1933



* "One of the greatest games in the history of baseball"

* New York Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals

* Carl Hubbard vs. Tex Carleton




The sport's section (page 7) has a banner headline: "50,000 Watch Giants Go 27 Innings to Sweep Double-Header With Cardinals" with subheads that include: "GIANTS WIN TWICE, 1ST IN 18 INNINGS" an... See More  

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221253

Hunting w/ Hounds print in 1894...

Item #221253

March 01, 1894

Here a full page pictorial print from the March 1, 1894 issue of Harper's Weekly. The title of this print is: "Winter Sport In Colorado, Hunting With Hounds The Jack-Rabbit Of the Prairie". Print only !

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638521

Babe Ruth joins Boston Braves in 1935....

Item #638521

February 28, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 28, 1935



* Babe Ruth agrees to join Boston Braves



The sport's section (page 23) has a banner headline: "Plan to Succeed McKechnie as Manager of Braves in 1936 Disclosed by Ruth" with subheads that include: "RUTH WILL PILOT BRAVES NEXT YEAR" "Salary Fixed At 25,000" and more. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history rep... See More  

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639219

New York Giants win NFL championship...

Item #639219

December 12, 1938

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, December 12, 1938



* NFL football championship game w/ photos

* New York Giants vs. Green Bay Packers



The sport's section (page 18) has a three column heading: "New York Giants Beat Green Bay Packers in Pro Grid Title Game" with lineup. First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the New York Giants and Green Bay Packers... See More  

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570434

Tennis...

Item #570434

April 10, 1937

LIBERTY magazine, New York, dated April 10, 1937  The color cover of this issue has an illustration of a young lady in her dressing room (see photo).



There are colored advertisements for Camel Cigarettes, Beech-nut Gum and Lucky Strike Cigarettes. "If You Want to Play Tennis Right" is an article written by Helen Wills Moody.

There are numerous articles, stories and advertis

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639411

Giants vs Senators... World Series...

Item #639411

October 04, 1933

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 4, 1933 



* New York Giants vs. Washington Senators 

* World Series MLB Baseball
 



The front page has a four column headline: "GIANTS TAME SENATORS 6-1" with subheads and photo of Hal Schumacher. (see) Inning by inning description continues on page 2 with photo of Leon Goslin and box scores..

Other news, sports and ad... See More  

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161904

1986 BOSTON RED SOX Lose Mets Newspaper CURSE LIVES ON

Item #161904

October 28, 1986

KANSAS CITY KANSAN newspaper from Kansas City, KS, dated October 28, 1986. This 10 page newspaper is in nice condition and contains the reporting on the New York Mets winning the World Series championship on page 6. See photos.

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161020

Mark McGwire sets home run record...

Item #161020

September 08, 1998

THE ST. LOUIS POST DISPATCH -- STADIUM EXTRA, September 8, 1998  This "Stadium Extra Edition" reports Mark McGwire's breaking of Roger Maris' single season home run record. This issue is unique and quite difficult to find as it was only available at the stadium. Great to have this report in a St. Louis paper.

Complete in 20 pages, nice condition, some typical ink smudging (... See More  

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649220

Mark McGwire sets home run record...

Item #649220

September 08, 1998

THE ST. LOUIS POST DISPATCH -- STADIUM EXTRA, September 8, 1998  This "Stadium Extra Edition" reports Mark McGwire's breaking of Roger Maris' single season home run record. This issue is unique and quite difficult to find as it was only available at the stadium. Great to have this report in a St. Louis paper.

Complete in 20 pages, nice condition, some typical ink smudging (... See More  

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638849

Early oil in Pennsylvania...

Item #638849

October 24, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, October 24, 1865 



* Pithole, Pennsylvania & more



The back page begins with: "THE PETROLEUM FIELDS" "Survey of the Venango Region" "Personnel of the Excursion" "At Corry" "Down to Oil Creek" "Pithole" and more, the reporting taking 1 1/3 columns. Also within: "THE FENIAN CONGRESS" "The
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208528

Daily newspaper from the Atlanta Olympic games...

Item #208528

August 01, 1996

DAILY OLYMPIAN, Atlanta, August, 1996 This is a daily newspaper which was published during the summer Olympic games in Atlanta, with the news and reports totally focused on the events & day to day activities of the Olympians. It is a bilingual newspaper printed in French & English & is complete in 8 pages. The photo below is "generic" but the issue you receive will have a similar ... See More  

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639976

Mike Tyson gets 10 years for rape...

Item #639976

March 26, 1992

THE INDIANAPOLIS NEWS, March 26, 1992



* Heavyweight boxer Mike Tyson

* 10 year Sentencing for rape

* Best title to be had
?



The front page has a banner headline: "Tyson gets 10-year term" with subhead and photo. (see) More on page 2. First report coverage on Heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson being sentenced for the rape of Desiree Washington. Nice to have from the city where... See More  

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639070

Sugar Ray Robinson... Jackie Wilson...

Item #639070

February 20, 1943

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, February 20, 1943



* Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Jackie Wilson

* Madison Square garden



The sport's section (page 12) has a two column heading: "Robinson Outpoints Wilson" with subhead. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, nice condition.... See More  

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639000

Convicted felon Alabama Pitts & baseball...

Item #639000

June 18, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 18, 1935



* Convicted felon Alabama Pitts

* Kenesaw Mounted Landis

* MLB Baseball




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Landis Rules Pitts May Play Ball, But Not in Exhibitions This Year" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo. 

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, this ... See More  

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