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629682

Review of the new work 'Death of a Salesman'...

Item #629682

February 11, 1949

NEW YORK TIMES, February 11, 1949 



* "Death of A Salesman" is reviewed upon its premiere



Page 27 contains the review for a new dramatic play titled "Death of A Salesman", the famous work by playwright Arthur Miller. It is considered to be one of the greatest plays of the 20th century, and in the year of its premier it won the Pulitzer Prize for drama, and the Tony Aw... See More  

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630092

Jess Willard defeats Johnson for the heavyweight title...

Item #630092

April 06, 1915

THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, April 6, 1915 



* Jess Williard vs. Jack Johnson 

* The "Great white hope" defeats 1st Black Boxing Champion

* Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report)
 



The first column of the front page has stacked heads reporting on the heavyweight boxing championship, with: "WILLARD WINS FISTIC HEAVYWEIGHT CROWN," "Kan... See More  

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629560

Homestead Steel Strike - 1892...

Item #629560

July 16, 1892

WAVERLY FREE PRESS, Waverly, New York, July 16, 1892  The second page of this issue contains a report on the Homestead Massacre at Homestead, PA (see images) - which to-date remains one of the most significant and tragic labor disputes in U.S. history.  The strike, near Pittsburgh,was between the Amalgamated Association of Iron and Steel Workers and Carnegie Steel (view here for more inf... See More  

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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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629513

"The Last Raft" Susquehanna River disaster....

Item #629513

March 21, 1938

WILLIAMSPORT SUN, Pennsylvania, March 21, 1938



* Historic "The Last Raft" tragedy

* West Branch of Susquehanna River

* Muncy, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania

* From McGees Mills, Clearfield County

* Best title to be had ?




The front page has a four column headline: "Seven Believed Dead In Crash Of River Raft at Muncy Bridge" with subheads and four related photos. Much&n... See More  

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629559

1892 Oil City, Pennsylvania disaster...

Item #629559

June 14, 1892

WAVERLY FREE PRESS, Waverly, New York, June 14, 1892  The second page of this issue contains a report on the Oil City, PA disaster of 1892 (see images) - which to-date remains one of Oil City's greatest tragedies (view here for more information).  The issue also contains other news of the day with period advertisements throughout.

This is complete in four pages, browning at the edge... See More  

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629567

1892 Spalding Hose Fair, Waverly, New York...

Item #629567

December 10, 1892

WAVERLY FREE PRESS, Waverly, New York, December 6-10, 1892 (6 issues)  This set includes 4 single-sheet issues of the "Spalding Hose Fair" (dated Dec. 6, 7, 8, and 9), one issue of the Waverly Free Press (dated Dec. 10), and a single sheet supplement of the Waverly Free Press (dated Dec. 10) - all providing day-by-day details of the Spalding Hose Fair of 1892. All issues have browni... See More  

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630040

Prohibition law held valid in 1931....

Item #630040

February 25, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1931



* National Prohibition Act held valid

* Eighteenth Amendment argument

* Dry law to continue in the U.S.




The front page has a one column heading: "DRY LAW HELD VALID BY SUPREME COURT; RULING IS UNANIMOUS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the United States v. Sprague Supreme Court decision with complete text on page 21.

Other news... See More  

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629372

Inauguration of Lyndon B. Johnson...

Item #629372

January 21, 1965

THE WASHINGTON POST, Washington, D.C., Jan. 21, 1965 (section A)



* Lyndon B. Johnson takes oath as President
 
The best issues to be had for any presidential election or inauguration would be the famous Washington Post. This issue has a nice two line banner headline: "Johnson Takes Oath & Vows Drive For Great Society, World Without Hate" with a ftpg. color photo
... See More  

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630172

Man walks on the moon...

Item #630172

July 21, 1969

SOUTH BAY DAILY BREEZE, Torrance, California, July 21, 1969



* Neil Armstrong and "Buzz: Aldrin

* Man walks on the Moon




Neil Armstrong's step onto the moon's surface created one of the most historic front pages of the 20th century. This newspaper suitably noted the achievement with a 2-line full-banner headline: "History's Footprints Are Etched in Moon", with a lar... See More  

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630241

Dwight Eisenhower's second inauguration...

Item #630241

January 22, 1957

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, January 22, 1957  The front page has a three-line, four column headline "PEACE WITH JUSTICE IS SET AS GOAL OF IKE'S SECOND TERM" with subheads "President Sees Communism as Greatest Peril" "Eisenhower Voices Conviction Divided World Can Be Healed, but Warns Cost Will Be High In Toil, Help, Sacrifice". This als... See More  

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630268

William McKinley's second inauguration...

Item #630268

March 04, 1901

THE EVENING NEWS, Detroit, Michigan, March 4, 1901 The front page has a two-line, two-column headline "President M'Kinley Sworn In With Military Pomp Today" with subheads "G. A. R. Veterans Were His Special Escort and Ohioans His Guard of Honor as He Rode With Mark Hanna in the Magnificent Parade" "Roosevelt's Induction Was Democratic, bu He Made It Dramatic by Tur... See More  

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630269

William McKinley's first inauguration...

Item #630269

March 05, 1897

THE ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, Georgia, March 5, 1897  The front page carries a three-line, two-column headline "WILLIAM M'KINLEY, PLEDGED TO BRING PROSPERITY, WAS SWORN IN YESTERDAY AS PRESIDENT" with subhead "Ceremony Was One Befitting in Every Way the Dignified Position Which the Ohioan Has Reached as the Pinnacle of His Highest Hopes -- Mrs. McKinley Was Present." and m... See More  

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630272

Grover Cleveland's first inauguration...

Item #630272

March 05, 1885

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, March 5, 1885  The front page has a column-wide headline "DEMOCRATIC ERA" with several subheads "The Final Impressive Act in the Change of Administration" "Grover Cleveland Inaugurated President of The United States" "Amid Surroundings the Grandest in Inaugural History" and more including illustrations with much more coverage ins... See More  

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629063

Howard Wash lynching... Laurel, Mississippi....

Item #629063

October 18, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 18, 1942 



* Howard Wash, Laurel, Mississippi lynching 

* Great World War II coverage 



Page 49 has one column headings that include: "MISSISSIPPI MOB LYNCHES A SLAYER" "Overpowers Sheriff and Takes Negro Convicted Friday to Bridge on Victim's Farm" and more. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of negro Howard Wash in... See More  

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629334

President Nixon's historic visit to China in 1972...

Item #629334

February 21, 1972

AKRON BEACON JOURNAL, Akron, Ohio, February 21, 1972 (front leaf only)



The front page tells of President Richard M. Nixon's historic trip to The People's Republic of China, an important step in normalizing relations between the U.S. and the PRC - breaking 25 years of separation. The impact of this visit cannot be overestimated. The 2-line, 6-column headline states: "Nixon Urges Chi... See More  

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629336

The Pentagon Papers...

Daniel Ellsberg case dismissed...

Item #629336

May 12, 1973

THE PLAIN DEALER, Cleveland, Ohio, May 12, 1973 (front leaf only)



* Daniel Ellsberg's case is dismissed

* Historic ruling significantly strengthening the 1st Amendment



The front leaf has the landmark 1st Amendment upholding dismissal of the Daniel Ellsberg case. The banner headline has: "ELLSBERG CASE IS DISMISSED", with subheads: "'Improper Government Conduct' Ju... See More  

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630270

Grover Cleveland's second inauguration...

Item #630270

March 05, 1893

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, March 5, 1893 The front page has a column-wide headline "THE NATION'S BIG DAY" "GROVER CLEVELAND" "Takes the Oath of Office" "The Impressive Ceremony" and more. The entire front page is coverage on the event which then continues to the back page. The text of the inauguration speech is also included.

Ot... See More  

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629398

Karl Benz death... automobile pioneer...

Item #629398

April 05, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1929



* Karl Benz death (1st report)

* German engine designer

* Inventor of 1st automobile ?

* Mercedes-Benz co-founder




Page 25 has a one column heading: "CARL BENZ, 84, DIES; MADE FIRST AUTO" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of German engine designer, Karl Benz. He is generally regarded as the inventor of the very 1st automobil... See More  

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629843

Austin Callaway lynching... The Blitz...

Item #629843

September 09, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 9, 1940 



* Austin Callaway, LaGrange, Georgia lynching  

* The Blitz (1st Phase) (early report) 

* Germany bombs London England
 



The front page has a nice banner headline: "MIGHTY NAZI AIR FLEETS AGAIN BOMB LONDON; DOCKS AND PLANTS HIT, FIRES RAGE, 400 DEAD; GOERING DIRECTING 'NEW PHASE OF THE WAR'" with subheads. (see) L... See More  

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629045

Tony Nathan and the Alabama Crimson Tide secure SEC title...

Item #629045

November 06, 1977

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1977



* Tony Nathan, of "Woodlawn" fame, rushes for two touchdowns and throws for another

* Alabama secures the SEC title - setting the stage for a trip to the Sugar Bowl




Page 9 of the sports section has: "Alabama Wins, Clinches S.E.C. Title, Bowl Birth", followed by text which includes in part, "Tony Nathan scored two touchdowns on 1-... See More  

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629586

Execution of Floyd and Claude Allen...

Item #629586

March 29, 1913

FITCHBURG DAILY SENTINEL, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, March 29, 1913  The backpage has a one-column wide, two-line headline "FATHER AND SON GO TO ELECTRIC CHAIR" with subhead "Eleventh Hour Plan to Save the Allens is Thwarted". "Floyd Allen and his son, Claude, the only two of the Hillsville gunmen to pay the death penalty for the Carroll courthouse murders a year ago, ... See More  

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629633

Mob boss Albert Anastasia murdered...

Item #629633

October 26, 1957

THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, Tennessee, October 26, 1957



* Mob boss Albert Anastasia murdered

* Murder Inc. head




This 38 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "MURDER, INC., CHIEF SLAIN IN BARBER SHOP"

"'Executioner' Anastasia Dies Under Hail of Bullets While Being Shaved"



1st report coverage on the assassination of mob boss Albert Ana... See More  

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630239

Lyndon Johnson's inauguration...

Item #630239

January 21, 1965

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 21, 1965  The front page has a banner headline "LBJ Appeals for U.S. Unity" with subhead "Asks End To Misery, Tyranny" "Solemn Tone Marks Inaugural Address". Photos on the front page include "Parade starts down Pennsylvania Avenue" and "4 Hearts in 3/4 Time" which was the President and Vice-President and their w... See More  

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630442

Capture of Bucharest in World War I...

Item #630442

December 10, 1916

DER OSTASIATISCHE LLOYD [East Asian Lloyd], Shanghai. As noted at the top this is the "Supplement to 'The War' ", an international paper. No date at the top but most of the reports have datelines in December, the year actually being 1916. This edition printed totally in English. Much of the content relates to the capture of Bucharest, capital of Romania, by the Austro-German, end... See More  

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630881

Mass murderer Richard Speck...

Item #630881

July 18, 1966

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1966  The front page carries a four-page headline "Suspect in 8 Killings to Get Hearing Today" with subhead "Heavily Guarded in Jail Hospital After Wounding Himself". "Richard Franklin Speck, the suspect in the slaying of eight women in a nurses' dormitory last Thursday, was under heavy guard today. Speck was taken into custody early t... See More  

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628776

Joseph Stalin's death... lies In State...

Item #628776

March 08, 1953

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, March 8, 1953



* Joseph Stalin's death

* Stalin lies in State




The front page has: "STALIN LIES IN STATE; NEW MOVES AWAITED", "Throngs Pass Bier; Funeral Is Tomorrow", with a photo and supporting text. Additional coverage is found on page 16. Other headlines include: "Lodge Challenges Russia To End War", &qu... See More  

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629408

Donald Forbes, "Scotland's Most Dangerous Man" - sentenced...

Item #629408

September 22, 1970

EVENING CITIZEN, Glasgow, Scotland, September 22, 1970 



* Donald Forbes, "Scotland's Most Dangerous Man", sentenced to life in jail

* Reprieved from life sentence in 1958, he kills again

* The PFLP declares hostages to be POW's




The front page has the one-column heading: "Reprieved Killer Murders Again" (with photo), which tells of the 2nd murder and convict... See More  

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629532

Hayes-Wheeler ticket... Wyoming Seminary (SEM) advertisement...

Item #629532

November 06, 1876

THE MORNING REPUBLICAN, Scranton, Pennsylvania, November 6, 1876 



* The Hayes-Wheeler ticket

* Wounded vets to not receive promised compensation

* Illustrated Wyoming Seminary advertisement from the Levi Sprague era




This interesting report on the front page regarding wounded soldiers not receiving their promised compensation, multiple reports on the election 1876 throughout, a printin... See More  

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629642

Nashville, Tennessee Train Collision in 1918.....

Item #629642

July 10, 1918

THE OMAHA DAILY BEE, Nebraska, July 10, 1918

 

* Nashville, TN Train No. 1

* Great train wreck of 1918



This 12 page newspaper has one column headlines the front page:

"RAIL WRECK DEATH TOLL AT LEAST 100" and "Most of Victims of Head-On Collision Near Nashville Negroes on Way yo Powder Plant" with smaller subheads.



Other news of the day with much on Wor
... See More  

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629644

Charles Becker execution...

Item #629644

July 30, 1915

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, from Leominster, Massachusetts, dated July 30, 1915



* Charles Becker executed at Sing Sing prison



This 8 page newspaper has a two line headline on the front page:



* BECKER GAME TO THE LAST



with subheads: "Curtain Drops Upon Tragedy of Gotham Gun Play" "Doomed Man Denied His Guilt"



Note: Becker, according to a source, was the first A... See More  

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628844

Author of Gone With The Wind...

Margaret Mitchell hit by speading car....

Item #628844

August 12, 1949

CENTRE DAILY TIMES, State College & Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, August 12, 1949



* Margaret Mitchell's death

* Author of Gone With the Wind

* Hit by speeding car - would die several days later




The front page of this issue has: "Speeding Car Hits Author", which is the account of Margaret Mitchell (Mrs.John Marsh - Peg Marsh) being struck by a speeding car while crossing the s... See More  

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628872

Major Edward H. White II - Gemini 4....

Item #628872

June 04, 1965

THE DETROIT NEWS, Massachusetts, June 4, 1965 



* Astronauts - Edward H. White and James A. McDivitt

* Gemini 4 Space Capsule... first American Space Walk

* Astronaut's wives reactions w/ photos




The front page includes: "Order Gemini: 'Go For 62', "Rendevous Failure Poses Moon-Trip Threat", "Must Save Fuel, Pair Warned", and "Space Flig
... See More  

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628909

Communists take over Czechoslovakia.....

Item #628909

February 26, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 26, 1948 



* Communist Soviet Union take over Czechoslovakia



The front page has the 3 -line, 4-banner heading:: "SOVIET'S CZECH COUP SEEN MOVE TO HELP STALL MARSHALL PLAN" with many subheads that include: "May Be First One In Series of Acts To Oppose Program", "Communists Are In Entire Control Of Czechoslovakia", "Reds ... See More  

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628959

Needles wins the Kentucky Derby...

Item #628959

May 06, 1956

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, May 6, 1956  The front page has a two-column, two-line headline "FAVORED NEEDLES CAPTURES DERBY" which also includes a photo entitled "Laurels for Needles". The article continues on the front page of the Sports Section which includes two additional photos.  "Favored Horse Comes From Behind to Win".

Other n... See More  

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629363

Albert Einstein celebration...

Item #629363

April 17, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1929



* Albert Einstein celebrated

* Metropolitan Opera House

* 50th birthday celebration

* Jewish National Fund




Page 7 has a one column heading: "EINSTEIN IS HONORED AT MEETING HERE" with subheads. (see) Probably can only be found in NYC papers.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little irregular at the spine,... See More  

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629628

Floyd Patterson regains heavyweight boxing title...

Item #629628

June 21, 1960

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 21, 1960



* Floyd Patterson regains heavyweight boxing title (1st to do so)

* Ingemar Johansson



This 32 page newspaper has a four column headline on the front page: "Patterson Knocks Out Ingo In 5th Round, Regains Title" with photo. (see)



More on page 24 (sport's section).



Other news of the day throughout. Minor spine wear, othe... See More  

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630091

Marconi's success... Charges against the Dalton Gang...

Item #630091

March 29, 1899

THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, March 29, 1899  Page 2 has a report: "Telegraphing Without Wires" which reports one of Marconi's early, successful experiments in radio transmission with a message sent across the English Channel (see). Pg. 2 also has; "OUTLAW'S CONFESSION" "May Save Two Innocents Serving Life Sentences For Murder" "An Organi... See More  

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630384

Mary Patton, the "Daughter of Boston"...

Item #630384

February 18, 1857

NEW-YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, February 18, 1857  Page four carries "A Heroine of the Sea" which tells the story of Mary Patton, the wife of Captain Joshua Patton. After her husband became seriously ill on a voyage to San Francisco and finding the first mate being incompetent, Mary took charge and placed herself in the role of Captain as well a doctoring her husband, also while being pregn... See More  

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630763

Edison's latest telephone...

Item #630763

September 27, 1879

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, September 27, 1879  The cover features "Meier's National and Astronomical Clock". Inside the issue is "Reynier's Electric Lamp"; "Tucker's Surf Boat"; "Edison's New Telephone" with very descriptive text; "Giant Insect of New Guinea"; and other illustrations, stories and advertisements.

Complete i... See More  

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628480

Green Hornet Trolley Disaster in 1950....

Item #628480

May 26, 1950

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1950



* Green Hornet Trolley Disaster (1st report)

* Chicago street car & gas truck collision




The front page has a two column heading: "33 Burn to Death in Chicago As Street Car Hits 'Gas' Truck" with photo of the wrecked trolley. (see) First report coverage on the Green Hornet trolley disaster during a torrential rainstorm in Chicago.

Othe... See More  

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629655

Commodore Robert Peary North Pole Found 1917....

Item #629655

September 07, 1909

SPRINGFIELD DAILY REPUBLICAN, MA, September 7, 1909. 



* Commodore Robert Peary

* North Pole Discovery




This 18 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 9: "PEARY FINDS POLE" "CABLES HIS SUCCESS" "THERE YEAR AFTER COOK" "NEWS IS CONSIDERED TRUE" "YANKEE GRIT WINS AGAIN" with subheads, photos and illustrations
... See More  

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629930

Death of Vice-Presdent George Clinton... Statehood of Louisiana...

Item #629930

April 25, 1812

THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, April 25, 1812  Inside has a report headed: "George Clinton -- Dead !" which includes: "... It is with feeling of unmixed veneration for the character of the revolutionary hero, the patriot and statesman, combined in one, that we announce that the venerable GEORGE CLINTON IS NO MORE. He expired about 9 o'clock yesterday morning, at his lodgin... See More  

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629942

Exposing the story of Maria Monk as a fraud...

Item #629942

August 09, 1836

NATIONAL GAZETTE & LITERARY REGISTER, Philadelphia, Aug. 9, 1836  Page 3 has an interesting article with  small heading: "Maria Monk's Awful Disclosures". For the background on this I will refer you to our item 629961, a issue of an unusual publication: "The Downfall of Babylon". One of the more sensational stories exploited in later issues of this newspaper w... See More  

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630579

Tulane Green Wave undefeated season....

Item #630579

December 06, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1931



* Tulane Green Wave football

* Last game of undefeated season

* Washington State Cougars




This 100+ page Sunday edition has loads of college football reports within it's sports section. Page 2 of this section (inside) has a nice banner headline that reads: "Tulane Defeats Washington State, 28-14, to Annex Eleventh Straight Victory" with sub... See More  

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630681

From the Oklahoma Territory...

Item #630681

September 06, 1894

THE POND CREEK TRIBUNE, O.T. [Oklahoma Territory], September 6, 1894



* Very rare title



All 19th century newspapers from the Oklahoma Territory are quite scarce. Oklahoma didn't join the Union until 1907. As noted in Gregory (Union List of American Newspapers) this title is held by only one institution, as the holdings of the other institution were purchased by us.

A typical newspaper of... See More  

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629907

Strand Theatre fire disaster...

Item #629907

March 10, 1941

THE BOSTON POST, March 10, 1941 



* Strand Theatre fire disaster

* Firemen - firefighters

* Brockton, Massachusetts 

* Early, same day report




Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "THEATRE FIRE IN BROCKTON" with subheads. A very early, same day first report on the Strand Theatre fire in Brockton, Massachusetts. So early, the fate of the firefighters... See More  

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628832

Air-to-Air rocket weapon...

Item #628832

February 07, 1950

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 7, 1950



* Mk 4 Folding-Fin Aerial Rocket

* "Mighty Mouse" - United States Navy




Page 14 has a two column heading: "New Air-to-Air Rocket Developed by Navy; Folding Fin Is Used to Help Speed in Combat" with related photo. (see) First report coverage on the introduction of the Mk 4 Folding-Fin Aerial Rocket. I suspect this is one of the few publ... See More  

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629512

1945 USS Intrepid... Japanese kamikaze attacks....

Item #629512

December 01, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1944



* USS St. Lo - Casablanca-class escort carrier

* Leyte Gulf, Phillipines - Kamikazes attack




Page 3 has a somewhat discrete one column heading: "Navy Names 4 Ships Damaged Off Leyte" Although brief, this is the 1st report on the loss of the escort carrier USS St. Lo. She was the first major warship to sink as the result of a kamikaze attack. Rep... See More  

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630493

Belgian violinist Eugène Ysaÿe death....

Item #630493

May 13, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 13, 1931



* Eugène Ysaÿe death (first report)

* Belgian violinist, conductor and composer




Page 25 has a one column heading: "MANY NATIONS JOIN IN MOURNING YSAYE" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Belgian violinist, Eugène Ysaÿe. He is regarded as "The King of the Violin".

Other news, sport... See More  

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