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677089

The Essential Facility Doctrine... a significant ruling...

Federal Supreme Court ends monopoly...

Item #677089

December 17, 1912

THE CALL, San Francisco, California, December 17, 1912  The front page of this issue features a banner headline "Huge Anthracite Coal Combine Is Destroyed By Federal Supreme Court" with subheads "Six Railroads Held Monopoly In Perpetuity", "Through Fuel Companies Which They Controlled Transportation Concerns Had Contracts to Purchase Output of the 'Independent'... See More  

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677085

Hagia Sophia Mosque...

Item #677085

November 20, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 20, 1933



* Hagia Sophia Mosque

* Thomas Whittemore

* Christian mosaics discovery




The top of page has a one column heading: "AMERICAN REVEALS SANTA SOPHIA'S ART" with subheads and related photo (fuzzy). (see) Coverage on Thomas Whittemore uncovering christian mosaics inside the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey.

Complete with 34 pages, light toning... See More  

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677084

Duck Hill, Mississippi Negro lynchings...

Item #677084

April 14, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 14, 1937.



* Roosevelt Towns & Bootjack McDaniels Negro lynchings

* Duck Hill, Montgomery County, Mississippi




The front has a one column heading: "SQUABBLE OVER LYNCH BILL AS MOB KILLS TWO" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negroes Roosevelt Towns and Bootjack McDaniels at Duck Hill, Mississippi is actually on page 2. Alw... See More  

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677078

Fictionalized drama...

Item #677078

May 05, 1873

STREET & SMITH'S NEW YORK WEEKLY, May 5, 1873  This newspaper but the publishers of dime novels & pulp fiction did much to romanticize the Wild West with stories of fictionalized drama.

This issue features a very large & dramatic front page print which accompanies the story: "Wild Kathleen or, Old Bob, the Prairie Outlaw".

Page 2 has a portion of the serialized sto... See More  

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677076

The Many Faces of Maureen O'Hara ...

Item #677076

August 20, 1939

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH (Rotogravure/Pictures section), Missouri, August 20, 1939



* Rotogravure section featuring Maureen O'Hara



This is a beautiful display of one of the most glamorous actress of the Golden Age of Hollywood.  Fans of this cinematic era and Maureen will love this collection of some of the personalities she portrayed.



This is the Rotogravure/Picture section ONLY.,... See More  

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677070

A different title from Tombstone, Arizona...

Item #677070

November 20, 1889

TOMBSTONE PROSPECTOR, Arizona, Nov. 20, 1889  We have had a few other newspapers from the iconic Old West town of Tombstone, but this is is perhaps the most uncommon. The masthead features a great engraving of a miner on a mule.

The front page has nearly 1 1/3 columns taken cup with: "The Wham Trial" " 'Frankie' Campbell Relates Her Experience With the Robbers".

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$555.00
677060

Don Larsen's famous perfect game... 1956 World Series of baseball...

Item #677060

October 09, 1956

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, October 9, 1956



* 1956 World Series of baseball

* Don Larsen's famous perfect game




This 10 page newspaper has two column headlines on page 7: "Larsen Stands Alone In Baseball History" and "Brooklyn Stakes Series Hopes on Ebbets Field; Labine Selected to Hurl".

Tells of game 5 in which New York Yankees pitcher Don Larsen ... See More  

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677059

Death of radio transmission pioneer Marchese Guglielmo Marconi...

Item #677059

July 20, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 20, 1937



* Marchese Guglielmo Marconi death (1st report)

* Radiotelegraph inventor




This 46 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "MARCONI IS DEAD OF HEART ATTACK", "Wireless Inventor Succumbs at His Home in Rome at the Age of 63", "HIS CAREER STARTED AT 21" and "He Patented His System in 1896 and The... See More  

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677058

Frank Leahy named as Notre Dame coach...

Item #677058

February 15, 1941

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Detroit, Michigan, February 15, 1941  This 20 page newspaper has a seven column headline on page 11: "Notre Dame Signs Leahy to Succeed Layden as Grid Coach", with subheads and photo.



This tells of Frank Leahy becoming the new head coach of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish college football team. Leahy would become one of the most successful coaches at ND.



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677057

Volume One, Number One issue... Sports, Inc.

Item #677057

November 16, 1987

SPORTS inc., The Sports Business Weekly, New York, November 16, 1987



This is a Volume 1, Number 1 issue of this title.  This issue was originally sent to the Director of Public Relations of Little League Baseball.  The issue still has the mailing label affixed to the front cover.  Of course the significance of this issue is it being the Premier Issue.



This is complete in 68 pa... See More  

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677056

1961 Philadelphia Phillies' "longest" MLB losing streak ends....

Item #677056

August 21, 1961

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 21, 1961



* Philadelphia Phillies 23-game losing streak ends

* Still the longest MLB losing streak since 1900




This 46 page newspaper has a three column headline on page 27: "Phils Defeat Braves After Dropping 23d in Row" with subhead: "Streak Ends One Game Short of Cleveland's 1899 Mark" with box scores.



This is 1st report cover... See More  

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677055

Jimmy Carter is inaugurated... best title...

Item #677055

January 21, 1977

THE WASHINGTON POST, Washington, D.C., Jan. 21, 1977 



* Jimmy Carter's inauguration

* Best title to have




The best newspaper to be had for any presidential election or inauguration would be the famous Washington Post. The two-line banner headline reads "Carter Is Sworn In as President; Asks 'Fresh Faith in Old Dream'", with various related subheads as well. The ftp... See More  

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677054

Charles Lindbergh & the American Clipper flight...

Item #677054

November 21, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 21, 1931



* Aviator Charles Lindbergh

* Sikorsky S-40 flying boat




The front page has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH DELAYED WITH CLIPPER IN CUBA" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.



wikipedia notes: Pa... See More  

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677053

Elvis Presley and Pricilla Ann (Wagner) Beaulieu wed...

Item #677053

May 02, 1967

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, May 2, 1967



* Elvis Presley marries Pricilla



The front page has a three column heading at the bottom of the page: "Elvis Presley Ends Bachelorhood" with photo. This is first report coverage on the Las Vegas wedding between Elvis Presley and Pricilla Beaulieu. Nice to have on the front page.



Other news, sports and adver... See More  

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677052

Queen Victoria of England... The H.M.S. Victoria...

Item #677052

June 25, 1887

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, New York, June 25, 1887



* Queen Victoria of England
* The Apollo Belvedere
 
The front page has a full-page illustration captioned: "Victoria, Queen of Great Britain and Empress of India", with supporting text. The inside has: "H.M.S. Victoria", "The Great Mulhouse Universal Lathe", "Apparatus for Stu
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677048

HMS Royal Oak sunk in 1939...

Item #677048

October 15, 1939

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, October 15, 1939 



* HMS Royal Oak battleship sinks 

* German U-boat attack 




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "800 OF ROYAL OAK CREW MISSING..." with subheads and photo. (see)

Complete 1st section only with pages 1-14, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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677047

Rehmeyer's Hollow murder... Witchcraft...

Item #677047

January 08, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 8, 1929 



* Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder

* York, Pennsylvania - John Blymire




Page 3 has an article headed: "PRISONER TOLD HIM 'I GOT THE WITCH'" "Third Witness at York (Pa.) Trial Makes Charge Against One Defendant" "Halts 'Witchcraft' Case" and more. (see)

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

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677045

Louis "Lepke" Buchalter Executed....

Item #677045

March 06, 1944

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 6, 1944.

 

* Mob Boss Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter

* Mafia hit squad Murder, Inc. fame

* Sing Sing Prison execution




The front page has a one column heading: "LEPKE BURIED; MURDER, INC., GOES WITH HIM" with subhead. Related photo on the back page. (see) Coverage on the execution of Murder Inc. mob boss, Louis Buchalter, by electric chai
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677044

SS California torpedoed... WWI German submarine...

Item #677044

February 09, 1917

THE ASHEVILLE CITIZEN, North Carolina, February 9, 1917



* SS California sunk

* German submarine attack

* World War I tensions rise




The front page has a nice banner headline: "RUTHLESS GERMAN U-BOAT CAMPAIGN CONTINUES WITH UNABATED FEROCITY" with subheads that include: "California Remained Afloat Just None Minutes From Time Torpedo Struck Port Side Of The Steamer" and mo... See More  

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677043

Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot 5 times...

Item #677043

October 14, 1930

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. October 14, 1930



* Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot 5 times

* New York City Gangster



The top of the front page has a three column headline: "DIAMOND FIGHTING FOR LIFE WHILE POLICE SEEK GUNMAN; SECOND WOMAN ENTERS CASE" with subheads and related photo. (see)

Complete with 22 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.



sou... See More  

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677016

Six-Day War... Jerusalem...

Item #677016

June 08, 1967

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., June 8, 1967



* Six -Day War

* Israelis - Arabs

* Jordan cease-fire




The front page has a headline: "Egyptian Units Stiffen; Cease-Fire In Jordan" related photo, map and caricature of King Hussein.

Complete with 30 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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677013

Mahatma Gandi's last fast ends...

Item #677013

January 19, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 19, 1948



* Mahatma Gandhi last fast ends



The top of the front page has a two column headline: "Gandhi Sees Harmony Won" with subhead: "Fast Held to Achieve Aim...." (See) First report coverage on Mahatma Gandhi ending his "Third Hindu-Muslim unity fast: restoration of communal peace" which was also his very last prior to his assassina... See More  

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677012

Claude Harmon wins 1948 Masters golf tournament

Item #677012

April 12, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 12, 1948



* Claude Harmon wins Masters Tournament

* Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia




The sport's section (page 26) has a banner headline: "Harmon Triumphs in Masters Golf Event With Record-Equaling Card of 279" with subheads, photo and scores. First report coverage on Claude Harmon winning the 1948 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Alway... See More  

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677011

Review & premiere of "Speed", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #677011

June 10, 1994

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 10, 1994



* Best "Speed" movie advertisement ?

* Grand Opening Day premiere review

* Action thriller film - Keanu Reeves




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Speed" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publicat... See More  

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677008

International Unemployment Day demonstrations....

Item #677008

March 07, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 7, 1930



* International Unemployment Day

* Communists - Reds

* The Great Depression




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "REDS BATTLE POLICE IN UNION SQUARE; SCORES INJURED, LEADERS ARE SEIZED; TWO DEAD, MANY HURT IN CLASHES ABROAD" with many subheads. (see) Loads of text continues inside with related photos.

Other news, sports and ad... See More  

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677000

Washington responds concerning the Jay Treaty with England...

Item #677000

November 14, 1795

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 14, 1795  The front page has a letter from the President to the inhabitants of Georgetown concerning the late Treaty with Great Britain, known as the Jay Treaty.

One bit notes: "...On a subject so complex, and having such extensive relations, some diversity of opinion might be expected...", signed in type: Go. Washington

The ftpg. also has: ... See More  

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676997

Jake LaMotta defeats Sugar Ray Robinson...

Item #676997

February 06, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1943



* Jake LaMotta defeats Sugar Ray Robinson (1st defeat)

* Famous Middleweight boxing match



The sport's section (page 17) has one column headings: "ROBINSON'S STREAK ENDED BY LAMOTTA" "Harlem Fighter Suffers First Loss in 130 Bouts Before 18,930 at Detroit" "Bell Saves Ray In Eighth" "Left to Head Floors Him ... See More  

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676995

1942 Japenese attack on California coast...

Item #676995

February 24, 1942

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Feb. 24, 1942 



* Attack on California coast

* Ellwood oil field shelling

* Japanese submarine I-17




The front page has a three column photo with heading: "Army and Navy Planes Hunt Jap Sub Off Pacific Coast" with subhead. (see) This brief yet very historic shelling only caused minor damage to the oil field—a pump house and a single oil derrick w... See More  

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676994

Booker T. Washington... First African-American on a stamp...

Item #676994

April 08, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1940



* Booker T. Washington

* First African-American on a  postage stamp

* Philatelic, stamp collecting interest




Page 21 has a report announcing what would be the first African-American to appear on a United States postage stamp, the article is headed: "Farley Sells First. B. T. Washington Stamp And Lauds 'Negro Moses' at Tuskegee." (see)... See More  

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676993

Rare newspaper printed on board a transcontinental train...

Item #676993

July 04, 1870

TRANS-CONTINENTAL, Boston, June 20, 1870  This is a very fascinating newspaper, borne in the ingenious mind of a publisher who decided to take a small printing press on board the first transcontinental railroad excursion and publish 6 issues westbound and 6 issues eastbound.  Printed on a Gordon press in the baggage car, it is considered the very first newspaper composed, printed, & ... See More  

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$388.00
676992

1939 Battle of the River Forth... Scotland...

Item #676992

October 16, 1939

BOSTON TRAVELER, Oct. 16, 1939



* Battle of the River Forth - Scotland

* Rosyth Dockyard, Firth of Forth

* German vs. British Air Forces




The top of the front page, above the masthead is a terrific banner headline in bold lettering: "SCOTLAND RAIDED" with: "Nazi Fliers Strike Coast; Beaten Off" with subheads. Nice for display.

Complete 1st section only with pages 1-12, ... See More  

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676990

1910 Hawley Harvey Crippen murder case...

Item #676990

August 03, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 3, 1910



* Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen - wife's murder case

* 1st ever suspect to be captured w/ wireless telegraphy

* Victim Belle Elmore - Cora Henrietta Crippen




The top of the front page has a banner heading: "Crippen's Friends Secure Attorney For Him In London" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being fr... See More  

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676980

Sam Adams and Thomas Jefferson...

Item #676980

July 15, 1795

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 15, 1795  Fully half of the front page is taken up with three Acts of  the Mass. legislature, each signed in type by the governor, Samuel Adams.

The ftpg. also has lengthy letter concerning the Jay Treaty signed in type by: Thomas Jefferson.

Four pages, very nice condition.

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676975

Mariano Rivera breaks save record....

Item #676975

September 20, 2011

USA TODAY, September 20, 2011



* "Mo"... "Sandman"... Mariano Rivera sets record



The front page has a mention of Mariano Rivera leading to the sports section with the heading "Mariano Rivera tallies record-breaking save in Yankees' 6-4 win against Twins, 4C."



The Sports section has a large photo of Rivera with the heading "Rivera closes out saves reco... See More  

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676971

Honor bestowed upon President John Adams...

Item #676971

August 30, 1797

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 30, 1797  Page 2 has a "Tribute of Respect" from the American Academy of Arts & Sciences written: "To John Adams, L.L.D., President of the United States of America" concerning an honor given to him. This is followed boy: "The President's Answer", signed in script type: John Adams.

Four pages, a bit irregular at the blank ... See More  

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676967

Bonus Army in Washington D.C...

Item #676967

July 28, 1932

THE SCRANTON TIMES, Pennsylvania, July 28, 1932 



* Bonus Army - World War I veterans march



This 26 page newspaper has a very nice banner headline on the front page: "BONUS VETERAN SHOT DEAD; FEDERAL TROOPS CALLED OUT" with subheads (see photos). Coverage on the gathering of World War I veterans in Washington D.C.

Other news and various advertisements of the day throughout. L... See More  

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676965

Admiral Nelson loses his arm...

Item #676965

October 11, 1797

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 11, 1797  The front page has: "Louis the XVIth".

A report under "Virginia" on pg. 2 provides nice details about the failed British attack of the Spanish port at Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands, a part reading: "...One small party of 50 men commanded by Admiral Nelson, and Capt. Bowen landed on the Mole; the first lost his... See More  

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676958

Early Boston newspaper...

Item #676958

February 08, 1797

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, February 8, 1797 



* 18th century American original



Perhaps the most successful newspaper in America after the Revolutionary War with various news and ads of the day.

The entire front page is taken up with: "Documents" accompanying the message of the President, being a letter to Mr. Pinckney, America's ambassador to France.

Four pages, minor lo... See More  

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676949

Abraham Lincoln ventures towards Washington, D.C...

Item #676949

February 26, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 26, 1861 



* Abraham Lincoln prepares for inauguration



Among the front page heads are reports concerning the new administration of Abraham Lincoln and the coming Civil War: "Passage of the Bill to Discontinue the Postal Service in the Seceded States" "Movements of the President Elect" "Visit of Mr. Lincoln to the Capitol" "The Late... See More  

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676948

John Logie Baird & television...

Item #676948

September 03, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 3, 1929



* John Logie Baird - father of television

* TV in it's infancy - inventions - experiments



Page 29 has one column headings: "VOICE AND IMAGE GO TOGETHER OVER WIRE" "Simultaneous Transmission of Clear Televised Pictures and Sounds Demonstrated" "Baird System Can Be Used by Any Broadcasting Station in New York, It Is Said"... See More  

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676947

1912 Ty Cobb stabbed duing robbery attempt...

Item #676947

July 04, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 4, 1912



* Gibson - Corning train wreck - New York

* Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad

* Early, same day first report headline




The front page has a nice banner headline: "THIRTY-FOUR DEAD IN LACKAWANNA WRECK" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very h... See More  

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676946

Woman aviator Harriet Quimby & more......

Item #676946

July 08, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 8, 1912 



* Early women aviators - airplanes

* re. Harriet Quimby death




The top of page 6 has a two column pictorial headed: "Miss Blanche Scott May Give Up Flying Game" with subhead: "Unnerved by Death of Friend, Miss Harriet Quimby..." (see)

Complete in 14 pages, a few small library stamps within masthead, a little irregular along ... See More  

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676945

Fred Duesenberg death... automobile pioneer...

Item #676945

July 27, 1932

THE DETROIT NEWS, July 27, 1932



* Fred Duesenberg death

* Automobile pioneer

* Race car motors




The front page has a one column heading: "ILLNESS FATAL TO DUESENBERG" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Frederick Samuel Duesenberg, automobile pioneer designer, manufacturer and sportsman. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this ... See More  

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676942

1940 Coventry Blitz... WWII...

Item #676942

November 16, 1940

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., November 16, 1940.



* The Coventry Blitz

* Germany bombs hit London England




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "GERMAN BOMBERS ATTACK LONDON AS BRITISH PLANES RAID HAMBURG AND BERLIN" with subheads and photo of the cathedral at Coventry, England. (see)

Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.... See More  

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676928

Jim Thorpe wins 1912 Olympic decathlon...

Item #676928

July 15, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 15, 1912 



* Jim Thorpe wins Olympic decathlon

* Carlisle Indian School star athlete




The front page has a one column headings that include: "Final Day Of The Athletic Program" "....American Winner of Decathlon" and more. (see) Coverage continues on page 2 a small heading: "Thorp Wins Decathlon". (see) Surprisingly this issue... See More  

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676924

1912 Ty Cobb stabbed duing robbery attempt...

Item #676924

August 12, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 12, 1912



* Ty Cobb "The Georgia Peach" stabbed

* Fights with 3 assailants trying to rob him

* Detroit Tigers MLB baseball icon




The front page has a one column heading: "TY COBB STABBED IN BACK WHEN HELD UP BY THREE MEN" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard ... See More  

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676923

The beginning of the U.S. Navy's relationship with San Diego ?...

Item #676923

July 23, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, July 23, 1913



* Naval Base San Diego to be born ?



A nice issue on the pre-founding era of the United States Navy's relationship with San Diego, one which has grown tremendously ever since 1917 to become the home port of the Pacific Fleet, a base composed of 13 piers, with over 24,000 military personnel and over 10,000 civilian workers.  The U.... See More  

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676922

SS California torpedoed... WWI German submarine...

Item #676922

February 08, 1917

THE ASHEVILLE CITIZEN, North Carolina, February 8, 1917



* SS California sunk

* German submarine attack

* World War I tensions rise




The front page has a nice banner headline: "CALIFORNIA SUNK WITHOUT WARNING; SENATE ENDORSES ACTION OF WILSON" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Twelve pages, light toning and minor wear art the margins, small library label within subheads (see)... See More  

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676920

1910 James J. Jeffries training photos...

Item #676920

April 30, 1910

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 30, 1910



* Upcoming Jack Johnson vs. James J. Jeffries

* Heavyweight boxing championship bout

* Boxing's first "Fight of the Century"

* In training photos a few months prior




The front page of the sport's section (page 7) has a headline: "Jeffries Stops Heavy Training Stunts to Give Finny Tribe A Workoutl In Fine Condition" with... See More  

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676919

Serial killer Harry Powers sentenced to death...

Item #676919

December 13, 1931

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, December 13, 1931



* Harry Powers sentenced to hang

* "Lonely Hearts" ad serial killer

* Moundsville, West Virginia




Page 3 has a one column heading: "Powers Hears Death Sentence And Has Laugh" (see) First report coverage on the death sentence handed down on "Lonely Hearts" serial killer Harry Powers.

Complete 1st section only with page... See More  

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676918

Miami Dolphins complete perfect NFL season....

Item #676918

January 15, 1973

THE HAYS DAILY NEWS, Kansas, January 15, 1973



* Miami Dolphins complete perfect season

* Super Bowl VII vs. Washington Redskins

* NFL National Football League




The top of page 6 has a five column headline: "Dolphins Coast To Victory" with caption: "Super Champs 17-0" and more. First report coverage on the Miami Dolphins becoming the 1st and only team in NFL history to en... See More  

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676917

Lou Gehrig signs final year contract in 1938...

Item #676917

March 12, 1938

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, March 12, 1938



* Lou Gehrig signs contract (last year)

* New York Yankees baseball




The front page has a one column heading: "Gehrig Signs For One Year At $39,000" with subhead. The top of page 23 has a banner headline: "Gehrig Signs for $39,000, Leaves for Camp Tomorrow with Ruppert" with subheads. (see) Great to have in this NYC publication.

N... See More  

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$72.00
676914

1909 Los Angeles to Phoenix automobile race...

Item #676914

November 08, 1909

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 8, 1909



* LA to Phoenix automobile race

* "The Cactus Derby"

* Racer Joe Nikrent




The front page has a one column heading: "BUICK WINS IN RACE TO PHOENIX" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in p... See More  

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676913

1909 Emmeline Pankhurst interview...

Item #676913

November 06, 1909

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 6, 1909



* Emmeline Pankhurst - U.S. Woman president ?

* British suffragette - Women's suffrage leader




The top of page 2 has a two column heading: "MRS. PANKHURST ANSWERS QUERIES" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile fr... See More  

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676911

1928 Richard Hudnut death... perfumer...

Item #676911

October 31, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 31, 1928



* Richard Hudnut death (1st report)

* American businessman (cosmetics)




Page 39 has a discrete one column heading: "Richard Hudnut, Millionaire Perfume Manufacturer, Dies". (see)

Complete with 46 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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676910

Oscar Hammerstein II death... musical director...

Item #676910

August 23, 1960

THE DETROIT NEWS, Aug. 23, 1960



* Oscar Hammerstein II death (1st report)

* Broadway musical producer - director

* "Oklahoma!" "The Sound of Music" & more




Near the bottom of the front page is a three column heading: "Oscar Hammerstein Dies" with photo. (see)

Complete with 48 pages, two library stamps near the top of the front page, some small binding hol... See More  

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$56.00
676909

Estrada's rebellion (1909)... Nicaragua...

Item #676909

December 22, 1909

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 22, 1909



* United States Occupation of Nicaragua

* Juan Jose Estrada's rebellion 

* Jose Santos Zelaya - Liberal Party




The front page has a banner headline: "ROUT OF ZELAYAN ARMY COMPLETE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not t... See More  

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676904

On Washington retiring from public office...

Item #676904

January 14, 1797

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Jan. 14, 1797 



* President George Washington

* End of his illustrious career




The ftpg. has: "Summary of the Points of the Debates in Congress on the Answer to the President's Address" referring to Washington's last state-of-the-union address. It begins: "On one side, it was openly declared that they did not regret the President was goi... See More  

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676897

John Adams & Sam Adams...

Item #676897

November 19, 1796

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 19, 1796  The front page has a biography of John Adams.

Page 2 has a message addressed to the state legislature concerning the postponement of their adjournment "...to transact the business...respecting the elections of a President and Vice-President of the United States of America..." signed in type: Samuel Adams. The back page has 21
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676881

Settling the Natchez area... Albany's North Dutch Church...

Item #676881

June 01, 1797

NEW YORK MAGAZINE OR LITERARY REPOSITORY, June, 1797  The issue is filled mostly with an eclectic collection of articles, while the back several pages contain news items of the day. Among the news reports is content concerning settlement in the Natchez vicinity. Also a report of the laying of the cornerstone of what is now known as the First Reformed Church in Albany, or the North Dutch Churc... See More  

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676874

Dust Bowl in 1935... Dirty Thirties...

Item #676874

February 25, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1935

 

* Dust Bowl era storm



The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "WIND, SNOW, DUST RAGE THE WEST" with subheads and related photo. (see)

Complete in 36 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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676869

World War II about to start in 1939...

Item #676869

August 19, 1939

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, August 19, 1939



* World War II about to start

* Adolph Hitler defying World

* Poland about to be attacked




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "GERMANS TAKER MILITARY POSSESSION OF SLOVAKIA; TROOPS LINE POLISH BORDER" with subheads. (see)

Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and very minor wear at the margins, small binding holes al... See More  

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676867

Death of the printer & a proprietor...

Item #676867

December 05, 1811

AMERICAN & COMMERCIAL DAILY ADVERTISER, Baltimore, Dec. 5, 1811  A typical newspaper of the day with various news and a wealth of advertisements.

All four pages have wide black mourning rules due to the death of the printer a proprietor off this newspaper.

Page 2 has mourning rules above & below the report: "Obituary" which begins: "Died on Tuesday the3d inst. at 6 o&... See More  

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676866

1st U.S. Woman to fly in a airplane in 1909...

Item #676866

October 30, 1908

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 30, 1908



* 1st Woman to fly in airplane in U.S.

* Sarah Van Deman

* Early airplane flights

* Wilbur Wright - Brothers




The front page has a one column heading: "FIRST WOMAN IN U.S. FLIES IN AEROPLANE" (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile f... See More  

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676864

1909 Vanderbilt Cup auto racing race...

Item #676864

October 30, 1909

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 30, 1909



* Vanderbilt Cup - automobile racing

* First major car race trophy in America

* American racecar driver Harry Grant




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "VANDERBILT CUP RACE FIASCO; DECLARED OFF" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. ... See More  

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676862

Death of Wilma Rudolph...

Item #676862

November 13, 1994

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 13, 1994



* Walked with a leg brace as a child,

* Triple Gold medalist

* Dies of Brain Cancer




The front page of this issue has an image and headline: "Olympic Legend Wilma Rudolph Dies; Triple gold medalist who inspired a generation of women's track stars loses battle with brain cancer at 54".  Additional coverage follows on pg. A36 with 2 mor... See More  

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676861

Bob Dylan concert ad... Nicholas Nickleby Production...

Item #676861

October 04, 1981

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October. 4, 1981



* Bob Dylan Concert Ad

* The making of Nicholas Nickleby

*  Full Page Ad for Richard Harris in Camelot




Besides interesting news of the day, this issue is loaded with premium theater, movie and concert ads form America's "city that never sleeps", NYC.  Included is a 1/4 pg. Bob Dylan Concert Ad and a full page ad for the limited e... See More  

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676860

1909 Jack Johnson & James J. Jeffries...

Item #676860

October 28, 1909

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 28, 1909



* Jack Johnson vs. James J. Jeffries

* Heavyweight boxing championship bout

* Boxing's first "Fight of the Century"

* Meeting to set up the famous fight




The top of page 2 has a two column heading: "JOHNSON HOPES TO FIGHT JEFF IN NEAR FUTURE" with subhead and photo of each boxer. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good cond... See More  

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676857

1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward...

Item #676857

April 19, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1928



* 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward

* Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft

* Ireland to Canada




The front page has a very nice banner headline: "FITZMAURICE WRITES FOR THE TIMES STORY OF SEA FLIGHT; TELLS FOR THE FIRST TIME OF THE BREMEN'S PERILS AND ESCAPE; FOUGHT GALE, SLEET, FOG AND OIL LEAK OFF LABRADOR COAST" with many subheads a... See More  

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676852

Albert I of Belgium reigns...

Item #676852

December 23, 1909

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 23, 1909



* Albert I of Belgium accession to the throne

* King of the Belgians reigns




The front page has a three column pictorial headed: "Albert I, Belgium's New King" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this er... See More  

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676851

William Howard Taft's 1909 SOTU Address......

Item #676851

December 07, 1909

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 7, 1909



* President William Howard Taft

* State of the Union Address (full)




The front page has a banner headline: "CHIEF EXECUTIVE TRANSMITS ANNUAL MESSAGE TO CONGRESS" with subheads. (see) The complete text of the address begins on page 2 and covers pages 6 & 7 and is signed in type: William H. Taft. Surprisingly this issue is in good cond... See More  

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676844

1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward...

Item #676844

April 16, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 16, 1928



* 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward

* Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft

* Ireland to Canada




The top of the front page has a four headline: "FLIERS TELL OF FIGHT TO REACH LAND; BRAVED FOG AND STORM WITH FUEL LOW; BROKE THROUGH ICE IN DESCENT ON LAKE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on pages 2 & 3 with a few related phot... See More  

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676843

1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward...

Item #676843

April 13, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1928



* 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward

* Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft

* Ireland to Canada




The front page has a nice banner headline: "27 HOUR SILENCE HIDES PLANE" with subheads and related illustration. Reporting continues on Page 2 with map. Related photos are on the back page. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history re... See More  

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676842

1909 Ladysmith, British Columbia coal mine disaster...

Item #676842

October 06, 1909

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 6, 1909



* Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada

* Coal mine explosion disaster




The front page has a nice banner headline: "RECOVER 23 BODIES" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 8 pa... See More  

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676831

The Battle of Britain...

Item #676831

August 12, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 12, 1940 



* Battle of Britain

* London bombings

* WWII Nazi bombers




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "400 NAZI PLANES BOMB BRITISH COAST; 60 REPORTED LOST IN ALL-DAY ATTACK; BERLIN SAYS 89 OF FOE WERE DOWNED" plus related subheads. (see) More on page 3.

Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in great condition.... See More  

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676829

Donn Fendler goes missing in Maine's Mount Katahdin...

Item #676829

July 20, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1939



* Donn Fendler goes missing

* Mount Katahdin in Maine

* Rye, New York 12 year old boy




The top of page 4 has a two column heading: "Bloodhound Trails Boy to 400-Foot Cliff; Searchers Stop for Night at Katahdin Slide" Coverage on Donn Fendler going missing in the mountains of Maine. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this part... See More  

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676828

Honors to Ben Franklin... No more slave trade...

Item #676828

March 01, 1794

NEW YORK MAGAZINE OR LITERARY REPOSITORY, March, 1794  The issue is filled mostly with an eclectic collection of articles, while the back two pages contains news items of the day.

Among the articles are: "A Humorous Description of Mortality, said to be written by the late Jonathan Swift...". Also a lengthy: "Extract from the Journal of the Society of 1789...the following Eulog... See More  

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676824

Aileen Wuornos execution... Woman serial killer...

Item #676824

October 10, 2002

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 10, 2002



* Aileen Wuornos execution

* Prostitute & serial killer




The top of page 33 has a three column heading: "Florida Executes Female Serial Killer" (see) Nice condition.

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676822

Panama... Diamond mines... Stephen A. Douglas on slavery...

Item #676822
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, New York,  September, 1859  This issue contains "Something About Diamonds" which takes 12 pages and contains many illustrations on mining and cutting. Also included are: "Tropical Journeyings - Panama" (which includes content and an image related to General Morgan's capture of Panama along with several other related prints of Old... See More  

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676816

1913 Execution of Jacob "The Human Tiger" Oppenheimer...

Item #676816

July 11, 1913

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 11, 1913



* Jacob Oppenheimer execution - hanging

* "The Human Tiger" - "The Hyena"

* Folsom State Prison - California

* Early, same day report




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LONG BATTLE TO AVOID GALLOWS COMES TO AN END TODAY" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a California publication. Surprisingly ... See More  

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676815

1913 Gettysburg reunion... Pickett's Charge reenactment...

Item #676815

July 03, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 3, 1913



* Pickett's Charge reenactment

* Battle of Gettysburg reunion

* Confederate and Union soldiers

* 50th anniversary celebration




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GETTYSBURG 'CHARGE' IS RE-ENACTED BY VETS" with subheads. Coverage continues on page2 with related pictorial.

Complete with 16 pages, 2 small libra... See More  

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676810

1952 Bakersfield earthquake...

Item #676810

July 21, 1952

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, July 21, 1952



* Tehachapi, California

* Kern County

* Earthquake disaster




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "Nine Persons Reported Dead In Earthquake In California" with subheadS. (see)

Complete with 8 pages, good condition.

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676809

Japs capture Manila, Philippines in 1942...

Item #676809

January 02, 1942

LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, January 2, 1942



* Japanese occupation of the Philippines

* Nice headline for display

* FRONT LEAF ONLY **




The front page has a very nice banner headline in large, bold lettering: "MANILA FALLS!" with subheads.

Front leaf only (pages 1 & 2), great for display as such. ... See More  

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676807

Rare Colorodo State University "CSU Today, a satirical newspaper...

Item #676807

April 21, 1983

Titled: "CSU TODAY, and purposely formatted much like 'USA Today' by Gannet including their logo, this was presumably a very short-lived newspaper which lampooned the news, sports, and much of current culture. The date is April 21, 1983.



* Colorado State University

* Rare satirical publication




This would seem to be USA Today's answer to the more popular newspaper 'The O... See More  

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676802

1911 Italo-Turkish War begins...

Item #676802

September 29, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 29, 1911



* Italo-Turkish War -- Turco Italian War begins

* Kingdom of Italy vs. Ottoman Empire




The front page has a banner headline: "WAR DECLARED ON TURKEY BY ITALY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally frag... See More  

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676800

Aviator Cecil Grace goes missing in 1910...

Item #676800

December 23, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 23, 1910



* Aviator pioneer Cecil Grace goes missing

* Airplane flight attempt over the English Channel




The top of the front page has a four column headline "ALL TRACE OF AVIATOR WHO CROSSED CHANNEL IS LOST" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that ... See More  

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676797

1934 Chicago stock yards fire....

Item #676797

December 22, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 22, 1910



* Chicago, Illinois stockyards fire (1st report)




The front page has a nice banner headline: "29 FIREMEN KILLED AND $1,250,000 DAMAGE DONE BY BIG BLAZE IN STOCKYARDS DISTRICT OF CHICAGO" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues t... See More  

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676789

Great war content from the Confederacy... "Pursuit of Morgan's Guerrillas"...

Item #676789

July 18, 1862

DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, July 18, 1862  A very nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page items are: "From Vicksburg" "The Lines Beyond the Rappahannock" "Kentucky" "A Reminiscence" "The Yankees And the Negroes" "Through Connection to Staunton" "Latest From the North--Defeat of the Federa... See More  

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676786

1910 Jacques de Lesseps airplane flight...

Item #676786

May 21, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 21, 1910



* Aviator pioneer Jacques de Lesseps - aviation

* 2nd ever airplane flight over the English Channel




Above the masthead is a nice headline: "French Aviator Flies Across English Channel" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totall... See More  

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676784

Barney Oldfield at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.......

Item #676784

May 27, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 27, 1910



* Barney Oldfield - pioneer automobile racer

* Early Indianapolis Motor Speedway racing




The front page has a one column heading: "OLDFIELD'S CAR GOING 80 MILES AN HOUR WRECKED" with subheads. (see) Text includes mention of the speedway being the only brick track in the World. The first Indianapolis 500 would take place the following... See More  

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676780

Porter Charlton arrested in 1910...

Item #676780

June 23, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 23, 1910



* Port Charlton arrested

* Lake Como - Italy wife murder




The front page has a banner headline: "PORTER CHARLTON ARRESTED IN NEW YORK CITY ADMITS KILLING WIFE DURING BITTER QUARREL" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fr... See More  

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676778

1910 expulsion of Jews in Kiev, Ukraine......

Item #676778

May 05, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 5, 1910



* Purge on Jews - Jewish - Judaica

* Kiev of Kyiv - Ukraine - Russia




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "EXPULSION OF JEWS FROM KIEV, RUSSIA, WILL BE RESUMED BY AUTHORITIES" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are no... See More  

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676777

1910 Jefferson Co., Alabama coal mine disaster...

Item #676777

May 05, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 5, 1910



* Jefferson County, Alabama disaster

* Palos no. 3 coal mine explosion

* Early, same day initial headline




The front page has a nice banner headline: "MINE EXPLOSION NEAR BIRMINGHAM KILLS 185 MEN" with brief "breaking news" report. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very... See More  

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676775

Charles Glen King isolates Vitamin C for the 1st time...

Item #676775

April 05, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1932



* Vitamin C isolated for the 1st time

* Dr. Charles Glen King

* Actress Rose Coghlan death



A two column heading near the bottom of the front page reads: "Pittsburgh Professor Isolates Vitamin C; Concentrates Substance From Lemon Juice" (see) Coverage on the 1st isolation of the vitamin by Charles Glen King, a chemistry professor at the Universit... See More  

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676772

1910 London to Manchester air race...

Item #676772

April 27, 1910

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 27, 1910



* 1910 London to Manchester air race - airplanes

* Louis Paulhan vs. Claude Grahame-White




The top of the front page has a banner heading: "Paulhan And White Flying From London To Manchester" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not tot... See More  

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676768

1910 USS Florida battleship launching...

Item #676768

May 12, 1910

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 12, 1910



* USS Florida (BB-30) launching

* United States Navy battleship

* Brooklyn Navy Yard - New York




The top of the front page has a banner heading: "Battleship Florida, Heaviest In Navy, Is Launched" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are no... See More  

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676756

Death of Pablo Picasso... modern art...

Item #676756

April 09, 1973

CHICAGO DAILY NEWS, April 9, 1973



* Pablo Picasso death (1st report)

* Famed Spanish painter




The front page has a three column photo with heading: "Our greatest artist dies" Also: "Rush for Picasso's treasures expected" More on pages 4 & 5 with two examples of his work. First report on the death of famous Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker and ceramicist, Pabl... See More  

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$98.00
676749

Signed by Governor Sam Adams... Much on Washington...

Item #676749

February 24, 1796

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 24, 1796  The front page has two Acts of the Massachusetts Legislature, each signed in type by the governor: Samuel Adams.

Page 2 includes a report on the celebration of the 65th birthday of President George Washington, as well as an account from Harvard on honoring Washington.

Another pg. 2 item: "Washington Street" mentions: "The citizens of... See More  

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676748

Michael Musmanno' Adolph Hitler investigation...

Item #676748

July 18, 1948

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 18, 1948



* Did Adolph Hitler die in 1945 Berlin ?

* Captain Michael Musmanno investigation




The top of the front page has a banner headline: "At Last! Hitler Death Mystery Is Solved" with subheads and small photo of Musmanno. This is the 1st installment of a series of articles by Musmanno.

Complete 1st section only with 16 pages, light toning at the ma... See More  

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676743

1911 Bill Miner train holdup...

Item #676743

February 08, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 8, 1911



* Outlaw Bill Miner "Gentleman Robber"

* Gainesville, Georgia train robbery - holdup




The front page has a one column heading: "TRAIN HELD UP AND ROBBED IN GEORGIA" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from t... See More  

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676742

Molly Maguires ?...

Item #676742

April 08, 1875

BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 8, 1875



* Molly Maguires

* Miners - railroad

* Pennsylvania




Page 3 has an article with small heading: "The Troubles in the Coal Regions" Text takes up almost a full column. Nice to have in a Pennsylvania title.

Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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676739

First mention (?) of Jackie Robinson in 1939...

Item #676739

October 29, 1939

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, section 2 (sports) only, Oct. 29, 1939



* Jackie Robinson 1st mention (?) on the national stage

* UCLA Bruins college football

* 1st Negro in MLB baseball fame



This is a significant issue for any Jackie Robinson collector, as this is the very first mention of him in the prestigious Chicago Daily Tribune. The report is actually of a U.C.L.A. football game as he was a ... See More  

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676738

Wilbur Wright's airplane flights in France...

Item #676738

October 30, 1908

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 30, 1908



* Early airplane flights

* Wilbur Wright - Brothers




The front page has a one column heading: "Wright Has Fall Escapes Injury" See image for brief report. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 8 pages... See More  

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676737

Grace Moore makes opera debut...

Item #676737

February 08, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1928



* Actress Grace Moore

* Makes operatic debut




The front page has a one column heading: "CHOIR SINGER HAILED AT DEBUT IN OPERA" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 28 with related photo. Nice to have in this World famous NYC publication.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at th... See More  

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676736

Eugene Burton Ely... First shipboard airplane landing...

Item #676736

January 18, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 18, 1911



* Aviator pioneer Eugene Burton Ely

* 1st shipboard airplane landing (historic)

* USS Pennsylvania cruiser

* Predecessor to the modern day aircraft carrier

* Early, same day first report




The front page has a two column heading: "Flies to Cruiser, Lands Safely and Then Leaves" with subhead: "Eugene Ely Makes Unprecedented Exhib... See More  

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$68.00
676711

1911 Manchurian plague...

Item #676711

March 14, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Mar. 14, 1911



* Manchurian pneumonic lung infection plague

* First use of personal protective equipment




The front page has a two column heading: "4000 PERSONS IN ONE TOWN DIE OF PLAGUE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile fro... See More  

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676710

1911 Battle of Kelley Creek...

Item #676710

February 27, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 27, 1911



* Battle of Kelley Creek - "Last massacre"

* American Indian Wars - Winnemucca, Nevada




The front page has a nice banner headline: "EIGHT INDIANS KILLED IN BATTLE WITH NEVADA POSSE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not... See More  

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676707

Early airplane flight from Florida to Cuba......

Item #676707

January 30, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 30, 1911



* John Alexander Douglas McCurdy

* Canadian aviator - aviation pioneer

* Airplane flight from Florida to Cuba




The front page has a five column pictorial with headline: "J. A. D. M'CURDY FLIES 100 MILES AND DROPS INTO OCEAN" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. V... See More  

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676698

A Nazi newspaper from a British island...

Item #676698

December 02, 1944

EVENING PRESS, Island of Guernsey (in the English Channel), December 2, 1944  A very curious issue, as Guernsey, an English-speaking island, was occupied by the Germans during WWII so all the news was pro-Nazi.

Among the front page reports are: "American Attacks All In Vain" "Fortnight's Battle at Aachen Costs Them Bitterly" "Britain's Grim Catalogue of 5 Yea... See More  

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676694

1911 Albany Capitol building fire disaster...

Item #676694

March 29, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Mar. 29, 1911



* Albany County, New York

* State Capitol building fire




The front page has a banner headline: "$10,000,000 DAMAGE DONE NEW YORK CAPITOL BY FIRE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Comp... See More  

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676693

1911 Theodore Roosevelt Dam dedication...

Item #676693

March 18, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Mar. 18, 1911



* Theodore Roosevelt Dam dedication

* Salt River - Phoenix, Arizona




The front page has a two column heading: "ROOSEVELT DEDICATES IRRIGATION WORK TODAY" with two related photos. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this e... See More  

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676692

Great on the Triangle Shirtwaist factory tragedy...

Item #676692

March 25, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 25, 1911



* Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire disaster

* Early, same day headline and 1st report




The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "100 BURN TO DEATH" with subheads. See image for a somewhat brief but very early report. Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" ... See More  

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676684

John Ringling death... circus pioneer...

Item #676684

December 02, 1936

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 2, 1936



* John Ringling death

* Circus pioneer

* Early, same report




The front page has a one column heading: "John Ringling Dead; Last of Circus Family" with small photo on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the death of John Ringling, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus fame.

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

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676682

Plate of a "real" mermaid, and a plate of a castle...

Item #676682
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, December, 1759  The issue begins with an: "Historical Description of the country Round Quebec" which was the focus of the French & Indian War at the time. This article takes 2 pages.

Also in this issue is: "Some Account of Tattershall Castle" which includes a very nice full page plate of it. It still exists today in Lincolnshire.

... See More  

Item from Catalog 314 (released for January, 2022)...

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$44.00
676678

Capture of Fort Frontenac...

Item #676678
GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1758 



* Fort Frontenac captured

* French and Indian War




The prime content would be a report from the French and Indian War  prefaced with: "The following is Col. Bradstreet's Letter to Gen. Abercrombie after the Reduction of Fort Frontenac" with a dateline of Oswego, Aug. 31, 1758 & a nice account of the battle, the sit... See More  

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$85.00
676665

Friendly address to the Jews... Capitulation of Guadalupe...

Item #676665
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, June, 1759  Among the articles are a continued: "Life of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland" "Friendly Address to the Jews" which takes a full page; "Articles of Capitulation between their Excellencies & the Inhabitants of Guadelupe, etc." and "Gazette Account of the Taking of Guadaloupe" which takes more than ... See More  

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$32.00
676661

1945 Battle of Okinawa ending....

Item #676661

June 20, 1945

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 20, 1945



* Battle of Okinawa, Japan ending

* Operation Iceberg victory




The front page has a banner headline: "JAPS SPLIT; LEAP OFF CLIFFS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related map on page 2. Coverage on the end of the Battle of Okinawa with the occupation of United States military. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this... See More  

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$57.00
676660

Woodrow Wilson wins Democratic nomination...

Item #676660

July 02, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 2, 1912



* Woodrow Wilson nomination

* Democratic National Convention




The front page has a nice banner headline: "WOODROW WILSON IS CHOICE OF DEMOCRATS" with subheads and photo of Wilson. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragil... See More  

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676659

1st aerial stowaway found on Graf Zeppelin...

Item #676659

October 30, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 30, 1928.



* D-LZ127 Graf Zeppelin German airship

* 1st Transatlantic flight (trip home)

* Clarence Terhune- stowaway discovered

* World's First Aerial stowaway




The front page has a nice banner headline: "ZEP RISES MILE TO DODGE GALE" with subheads and smaller heading: "First Airship Stowaway" A few related photos on the back page inc... See More  

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$58.00
676658

1910 Revolt of the Lash...

Item #676658

November 24, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, November 24, 1910



* Revolt of the Lash

* Naval mutiny - whips

* Rio de Janeiro, Brazil




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "CREWS OF BRAZILIAN WARSHIPS REVOLT AND SHELL RIO JANEIRO" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not tota... See More  

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676657

Princess Anne, Maryland Negro lynching...

Item #676657

October 19, 1933

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 19, 1933.



* George Armwood Negro lynched

* Princess Anne, Maryland

* Last lynching in the state




The front page has one column headings: "Maryland Mob Lynches Man" "Body then Burned in Public Square" (see). First report coverage on the lynching of Negro George Armwood in Princess Anne, Maryland.

Other news, sports and advertisements of t... See More  

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676656

Frederick Cook's North Pole controversy...

Item #676656

November 30, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 30, 1910



* Frederick Cook & the North Pole controversy

* American explorer walks back his claim to fame ?




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DR. COOK ADMITS UNCERTAINTY OF REACHING THE POLE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues... See More  

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676655

French aviation pioneer Hubert Latham killed....

Item #676655

July 16, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 16, 1912



* Hubert Latham killed - death

* French aviator - aviation pioneer

* Airplanes - aeroplanes




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FAMOUS AVIATOR IS KILLED IN AFRICA BY BUFFALO" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not to... See More  

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676654

Emperor Meiji of Japan death...

Item #676654

July 29, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 29, 1912



* Emperor Meiji death (1st report)

* Prince Mutsuhito of Japan

* 1st monarch of Empire of Japan




The front page has a nice banner headline: "EMPEROR MUTSUHITO OF JAPAN, DEAD" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find ... See More  

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$42.00
676649

The Jackie Robinson of the NFL signs....

Item #676649

March 22, 1946

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 22, 1946



* Kenny Washington breaks the color barrier

* Signs it's 1st African American player

* Los Angeles Rams - NFL football




The front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "Rams Acquire Washington of U.C.L.A. Fame" with small photo. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, light t... See More  

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$82.00
676648

1960 Sharpeville Massacre... South Africa...

Item #676648

March 21, 1960

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., March 21, 1960



* Sharpeville massacre

* Pass laws demonstration

* Transvaal, South African police




The front page has a one column heading: "30 Negroes Slain During Fierce Riot" First report coverage on the Sharpeville massacre in South Africa.

Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.... See More  

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$42.00
676645

National Council of Women...

Item #676645

April 26, 1899

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 26, 1899



* National Council of Women desire "Peace Meetings"



The front page of this issue has the heading: "WOMEN'S TRIBUTE TO THE CZAR".  May Wright Sewell spoke encouraging leaders throughout the world to put forth an agenda to help all people.

Complete in 14 pages, pulpish, severe chipping around the edges with loss of text... See More  

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$35.00
676644

William Booth death... Salvation Army founder...

Item #676644

August 29, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 29, 1912



* William Booth death - burial

* Founder of the Salvation Army

* First General of the charitable org.




The front page has a nice photo of William Booth with heading: "SALVATION ARMY LEADER IS LAID AT REST TODAY" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issu... See More  

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676643

Herman Rosenthal murder case...

Item #676643

July 24, 1912

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 24, 1912



* Herman Rosenthal murder case

* New York City gambler - bookie

* NYPD corruption - Lenox Avenue Gang




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "UNRAVELING PLOT FOR KILLING OF GAMBLER IN NEW YORK" with subheads. (see)

Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find is... See More  

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$40.00
676640

West Virginia Mine Fires - 1906...

Item #676640

March 24, 1906

STANNTON DISPATCH, Virginia, March 24, 1906  The front page has 2 headings describing two separate West Virginia Mine Fires: "May Be Thirty Victims of Century Mine Explosion" & "ELEVEN DEAD IN MINE; Fears of Another Gas Explosion Retards Work of Rescuers".

The front page also contains an account of a wagon crashing over a bridge, an announcement of a church ... See More  

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676637

Hitler Takes Czech Lands...

Item #676637

October 03, 1938

THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, North Carolina, Oct. 3, 1938 



* Current day Czechoslovakia

* Nazis - Adolph Hitler 



The front page has a two column headline: "GENERAL PEACE PACT PROPOSED AS HITLER TAKES CZECH LANDS" with subhead: "Czechs Also Yield To Polish Ultimatum and Plan Cessions To Hungary; Premiers To Discuss Four-Power Pact Adjustments".

This is coverage on ... See More  

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676633

1949 World Series of baseball...

Item #676633

October 09, 1949

SPRINGFIELD SUNDAY RERPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, October 9, 1949



* 1947 World Series of baseball (game 4)

* New York Yankees vs. Brooklyn Dodgers

* Subway series




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "Yanks Defeat Dodgers For Third Victory, 6-4" with subheads, box scores and related photo. (see) More in the sport's section.

Other news, sports and advertisement... See More  

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676632

Negroes admission (eve) to University of Alabama...

Item #676632

June 11, 1963

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1963 



Kennedy tells Wallace to allow 2 blacks into University of Alabama



The top left of the front page has a 2 line heading: "President Urges Wallace to Shun Alabama Campus", with subheads for 2 separate articles: "Telegram Calls Governor a Threat to Order - Alabamian Adamant" & "Negroes Admission Due Today - U.S. Sh... See More  

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$72.00
676628

Knute Rockne named Notre Dame coach...

Item #676628

February 21, 1918

NEW YORK TIMES, February 21, 1918  Here is a terrific report for any Notre Dame fan. A small one column headlines near the bottom of page 12 announces: "NEW NOTRE DAME COACH" "Rockne Appointed to Succeed Harper as Athletic Director" which tells of the hiring of Knute Rockne as the new coach for the Fighting Irish. Rockne would put Notre Dame on the map as a football powerh... See More  

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$285.00
676627

One of the more rare titles from the Civil War we have offered...

Item #676627

April 05, 1865

GRANT'S PETERSBURG PROGRESS, Petersburg, Virginia, April 5, 1865 



* Extremely rare military title

* General Ulysses S. Grant

* The Siege of Petersburg ending

* Civil War coming to an end




An exceedingly rare newspaper and the first we have had the opportunity to offer. This newspaper lasted but four issues, printing on April 3, 5, 7 and 10 of 1865 by officers of the 37th Wisconsi... See More  

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676625

Benedict Arnold on the Battle of Quebec... Ethan Allen in irons...

Item #676625

February 22, 1776

NEW-ENGLAND CHRONICLE OR ESSEX GAZETTE, (Cambridge), Feb. 22, 1776 



* Battle of Quebec - Canada

* General Benedict Arnold report

* Ethan Allen in captivity

* American Revolutionary War




The top of the first column begins with a report from Cork that: "...there has been commotions amongst the soldiers who are to embark for America; that a great numbers of them have deserted & ... See More  

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676621

Earliest newspaper in your collection?

Item #676621

December 07, 1641

NOUVELLES, Paris, France, December 7, 1641  The heading roughly translates to: "Ordinary News"." This issue predates the earliest English language newspaper we have in our inventory. It was the "sister" publication of the "Gazette", the very first regular newspaper published in France, started in 1631 by Théophraste Renaudot but with influential backi... See More  

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$270.00
676620

Earliest newspaper in your collection?

Item #676620

December 21, 1641

NOUVELLES, Paris, France, December 21, 1641 (date is at the bottom of the back page)



* Earliest newspaper in your collection?



The heading roughly translates to: "Ordinary News"." This issue predates the earliest English language newspaper we have in our inventory. It was the "sister" publication of the "Gazette", the very first regular newspaper published i... See More  

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$320.00
676618

Serial killer & rapist Albert Fish trial...

Item #676618

March 30, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1935



* Albert H. Fish court trial - self-harm

* Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal

* "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man"

* "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria"




The back page has a one column heading: "Fish Again Slashes Himself In His Cell" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publicatio... See More  

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676616

Secretariat wins... pre-Triple Crown...

Item #676616

April 08, 1973

SPORT'S SECTION ONLY for the Chicago Tribune, April 8, 1973



* Secretariat wins Gotham Stakes

* Pre Triple Crown horse races




The top of page 12 of this section has a two column heading: "Secretariat scores, equals Big-A mark" with photo. (see) First report coverage on Secretariat winning his second race as a three year old. It was the first time in his career that he ... See More  

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$47.00
676613

Thomas Nast Santa...

Item #676613

December 30, 1871

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 30, 1871 



* Thomas Nast Santa Claus wood block engraving



The full front page is the famous Thomas Nast illustration of: "Santa Claus's Mail." which is very displayable.

Inside is a full pg. illus. of "Christmas in Virginia - A Present from the Great House." Full pg. illus. of "A Roman Catholic Mission from England to ... See More  

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$300.00
676591

Death of movie star Vivien Leigh...

Item #676591

July 08, 1967

THE PRATT TRIBUNE, Kansas, July 8, 1967 



* Vivien Leigh death (1st report)

* "Gone with the Wind" fame




The front page is a small one column heading: "Vivien Leigh Found Dead" (see) An early, same day report here.

Complete with 8 pages, library stamp within the masthead, a few binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.... See More  

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$38.00
676588

Russian writer Leo Tolstoy death nears...

Item #676588

November 17, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 17, 1910



 * Leo Tolstoy death close

* Russian writer - novelist

* "War and Peace" book fame




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TOLSTOI NEAR DEATH IS ANNOYED BY VISIT OF SON TO SICK CHAMBER" with subheads (see). Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to... See More  

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676587

Ralph Johnstone... 1st American pilot death....

Item #676587

November 18, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 18, 1910



* Aviator Ralph Johnstone death

* Altitude record holder

* 1st American pilot airplane crash death




The front page has a two column heading: "AVIATORS SHOCKED BY DEATH OF JOHNSTONE" with subhead (see). Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fr... See More  

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676586

5 October 1910 revolution... Portugal...

Item #676586

October 05, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 5, 1910



* 5 October 1910 revolution - Portugal

* Portuguese Monarchy - Republican Party

* First Portuguese Republic the result




The top of the front page has a six column headline: "PORTUGAL'S KING DESERTED BY SOLDIERS AND REPUBLICANS OVERTHROW MONARCHY" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good conditio... See More  

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676582

1919 Paris Peace Conference...

Item #676582

May 08, 1919

THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 8, 1919



* World War I armistice period

* Paris Peace Conference




The front page has a nice banner headline: "READ TREATY; 4 PROTESTS" with subheads. (see)

Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.



wikipedia notes: The Paris Peace Conferenc... See More  

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$42.00
676579

1910 Belmont Park air show... early aviation...

Item #676579

October 25, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 25, 1910



* 1st major international aviation meet in U.S history

* Belmont Park - New York - early airplanes - aviators




The front page has a one column heading: "Aviation Brings Big Crowds To Belmont Park" (see). Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally f... See More  

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$38.00
676570

1910 Delagua, Colorado coal mine disaster...

Item #676570

November 09, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 9, 1910



* Delagua coal mine mining explosion disaster

* Las Animas County, Colorado ghost town




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "35 MEN KILLED BY EXPLOSION IN COLORADO MINE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally... See More  

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676565

Charles Evans Hughes sworn into SCOTUS...

Item #676565

October 10, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 10, 1910



* Charles Evans Hughes sworn in

* Supreme Court of the United States




The front page has a two column heading: "HUGHES IS SWORN IN AS MEMBER SUPREME COURT" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in pape... See More  

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$52.00
676563

1911 Harry Atwood's airplane flight...

Item #676563

August 17, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 17, 1911



* Harry Atwood - early aviation pioneer

* St. Louis to New York City airplane flight (stages)




The front page has a two column heading: "AVIATOR ATWOOD CONTINUES HIS RECORD BREAKING FLIGHT" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally... See More  

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$39.00
676560

Lylerly murders.... Salisbury, North Carolina....

Item #676560

July 14, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, July 14, 1906 



* Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina

* Issac Lyerly family murders (1st report)

* Pre-Negro lynchings




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FIVE MURDERED IN NORTH CAROLINA TOWN" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era.

Complete wi... See More  

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$44.00
676559

After John Dillinger's infamous jail escape...

Item #676559

March 09, 1934

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., March 13, 1934 



* Gangster John Dillinger

* Post famous wooden gun escape

* Chicago police on the hunt




The bottom of the front page has a two column photo with heading: "Take No Chances In Killer Hunt" with brief text. (see)

Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.... See More  

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$38.00
676555

Civil unrest in 1913 Seattle...

Item #676555

July 19, 1913

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 19, 1913



* Democrat Mayor George F. Cotterill

* Seattle Washington civil unrest - rioting




The front page has a nice banner headline: "SEATTLE UNDER ABSOLUTE RULE OF MAYOR; Newspaper Suppressed; Saloons Close; Police Rule" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era... See More  

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676538

Review & premiere of "Braveheart", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #676538

May 24, 1995

LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 24, 1995



* Best "Braveheart" advertisement

* Grand Opening Day movie premiere review

* Epic war film - Mel Gibson




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Braveheart" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publicatio... See More  

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$77.00
676537

Serial killer & rapist Albert Fish sentenced...

Item #676537

March 26, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1935



* Albert Fish sentenced to electric chair

* Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal

* "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man"

* "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria"




The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "FISH IS SENTENCED; ADMITS NEW CRIMES" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few public... See More  

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$72.00
676534

Review & Premiere...

"Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #676534

July 10, 1985

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 10, 1985



* Best "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" advertisement

* Grand Opening Day movie premiere & review

* Australian post-apocalyptic action film

* Mel Gibson and Tina Turner




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hits "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from... See More  

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$72.00
676532

Color advertisements and prints from 1912...

Item #676532

April 01, 1912

THE LADIES' HOME JOURNAL, Philadelphia, April 1912  The front cover shows a full page illustration by artist C. Coles Phillips. On the inside of the front cover is a vintage Cream of Wheat Ad painted by Susan D. Arthurs. The inside pages have several articles and colored illustrations of interest including: "Asleep" by Harrison Fisher, "How Other Folks Live When $1200 a Yea... See More  

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$24.00
676529

Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands...

Item #676529

October 29, 1942

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., October 29, 1942



* Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands

* U.S. Navy vs. Imperial Japanese Navy

* Guadalcanal campaign - World War II




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "JAPS TAPER OFF ATTACKS ON GUADALCANAL AFTER SUFFERING HEAVY LOSSES" with subheads. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light ... See More  

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$38.00
676527

1910 Green Mountain train wreck... Iowa...

Item #676527

March 21, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 21, 1910



* Green Mountain train wreck disaster

* Rock Island Line railroad

* Tama County, Iowa




The front page has a great banner headline: "45 PERSONS ARE KILLED IN WRECK" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally ... See More  

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676526

1910 Joseph Gurney Cannon revolt...

Item #676526

March 18, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 18, 1910



* Joseph Gurney Cannon's power revolt

* Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives




The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIGHT TO OVERTHROW CANNON RESULTS IN A DRAWN BATTLE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issue... See More  

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676516

1910 Primero, Colorado coal mine disaster...

Item #676516

February 01, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 1, 1910



* Primero coal mine mining explosion disaster

* Las Animas County, Colorado ghost town




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SEVENTY-NINE DEAD IN MINE EXPLOSION" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally frag... See More  

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676514

1910 Rogers Pass avalanche... Selkirk Mountains...

Item #676514

March 05, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 5, 1910



* Rogers Pass avalanche disaster

* Selkirk Mountain - British Columbia




The front page has a nice banner headline: "SNOWSLIDE IN CANADA KILLS 62 MEN" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

C... See More  

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676512

1910 Laurel Creek murders execution...

Item #676512

February 11, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 11, 1910



* Laurel Creek murders

* Justus family tragedy

* Buchanan County, Virginia

* Howard Little execution




The front page has a two column heading: "SLAYER OF FAMILY OF 6 EXECUTED AT RICHMOND" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not tot... See More  

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$38.00
676509

Pre-Holocaust plea for Jewish homeland...

Item #676509

June 19, 1936

THE SCRANTON TIMES, Pennsylvania, June 19, 1936



* David Lloyd George appeals for Jewish homeland

* Former Prime Minister of England




The front page has: "PLEA IS MADE BY LLOYD GEORGE IN BEHALF OF JEWS", with subhead: "SAYS ENGLAND SHOULD CARRY-OUT PLEDGES - RECALLS AID GIVEN TO ALLIES DURING WAR", with considerable supporting text. See images for details.

The front page... See More  

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$68.00
676508

Japanese Suicide Attacks...

Military newspaper printed in the jungles of New Guinea...

Item #676508

May 23, 1945

GUINEA GOLD, "Australian Edition", May 23, 1945  The front page banner headline reads: "Chinese Launch Offensive In South To Sever Jap Supply Lines" with various subheads. The back page has: "Jap Suicide Attacks Fail To Loosen Okinawa Grip", with more. See images for details.

These were the closing moments of WW2 - the gap between V-E Day and V-J Day.

An uncomm... See More  

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$28.00
676500

A skirmish in North Carolina from the French & Indian War...

Item #676500
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1754  Among the articles in this issue are: "Description of a Remarkable Venomous Insect found in South America"; an article concerning a form of sun dial with an illustration of it; "Of the Junction of Asia and America" which begins: "The termination  & position of the N.E. parts of Asia, and the N.W. parts of A... See More  

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$38.00
676498

Philadelphia described... Discussion on the Jew Bill...

Item #676498
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, August, 1753 



* The Jew Bill in England

* Colonial Philadelphia description




Pages 1 through 4 are taken up with a fascinating article titled: "A Compleat View of the Controversy concerning the late Act in favour of the Jews". The subheads include: "Reasons for the Jews Bill and Answers" and "Objections to the Jews Bill and ... See More  

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$118.00
676494

1911 Coronation of George V and Mary...

Item #676494

June 22, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 22, 1911



* Coronation of George V and Mary w/ photos

* King and Queen of the United Kingdom




The front page has a nice banner headline: "KING GEORGE AND QUEEN MARY CROWNED TODAY" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not tot... See More  

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$52.00
676492

Very 1st Indianapolis 500 race in 1911...

Item #676492

May 31, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 31, 1911



* Indianapolis 500 inaugural race (1st report)

* American racecar driver Ray Harroun wins




The front page has a one column heading: "SIX INJURED IN BOG AUTO RACE RECOVERING" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from th... See More  

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676481

Mormonism & polygamy debate in 1870.......

Item #676481

August 20, 1870

THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 20, 1870



* Mormonism - polygamy ? - Mormons

* Orson Pratt-John Philip Newman debate




The top of page has one column headings: "MORMONISM" "The Debate on the Question of Polygamy" and more. (see) Text takes up two columns.

Other news of the day. Complete with all 8 pages, toning at the folds, some small margin tears, generally good, should be ha... See More  

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$34.00
676479

1911 raising of the battleship USS Maine .

Item #676479

June 21, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 21, 1911



* Raising the USS Maine - cofferdam photo

* United States Navy battleship wreck salvage




The top of page 6 has a banner headline: "Water in Coffer Dam Surrounding Wreck of Battleship Maine Is Lowered Fifteen Feet Below Level of the Sea this Morning" with large photo and brief text. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being f... See More  

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676478

1911 Torreon massacre... Chinese...

Item #676478

May 22, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 22, 1911



* Torreon massacre - Coahuila, Mexico

* Revolutionary forces vs. Chinese residents

* Francisco I. Madero - Mexican Revolution




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HANS WAGNER STILL CONTINUES TO LEAD NATIONAL LEAGUE BATSMEN" with brief text. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp&... See More  

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676468

James Oglethorpe fights the Spanish in Georgia, Florida...

Item #676468
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London,  September, 1740  



* Battle of Jenkins' Ear

* James Oglethorpe

* Georgia & Florida




Near the back is a section headed: "Historical Chronicle" with news from England & other parts of Europe, plus a report datelined "Hampton Road, Virginia, July 24, 1740" which takes a full column telling of military affairs ... See More  

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676466

Hebrew customs discussed...

Item #676466
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1740  An article of note is: "Discourse on Hebrew Customs Concluded" - which is a continuation from the previous issue.

Under the "Historical Chronicle" near the back is a report which includes: "...Being a general fast was observed with great decency & solemnity throughout the city, & by the Jews also in the
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676452

1911 International Polo Cup... "Big Four" photo...

Item #676452

June 01, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 1, 1911



* Newport - International Polo Cup

* United States vs. England

* Meadowbrook Polo Club




The top of the front page has a three column heading: "First Game of Great Polo Match Is Being Played This Afternoon" with subhead and pictorial of the "Big Four" (American players). Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the ... See More  

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676451

Death of temperance leader Carrie Nation...

Item #676451

June 10, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 10, 1911



* Carrie Nation death

* Temperance advocate

* Anti-alcohol leader




Page 2 has a small one column heading: "Body of Mrs. Nation taken to Kansas City" See image for text here. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

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676450

1911 United States v. American Tobacco Co....

Item #676450

May 29, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 29, 1911



* United States Supreme Court case decision

* United States v. American Tobacco Co.




The front page has a banner headline: "DECISION OF SUPREME COURT IS AGAINST THE TOBACCO TRUST" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile ... See More  

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$68.00
676446

Raymonde de Laroche... 1st female aviator...

Item #676446

July 08, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 8, 1910



* Raymonde de Laroche almost killed

* 1st female to pilot a airplane ? 1st licensed

* Rheims, France airshow




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "BARONESS DE LA ROCHE, WOMAN AEROPLANIST, IS FATALLY HURT AT RHEIMS" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era.... See More  

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676440

1911 Robert G. Fowler's trancontinental flight...

Item #676440

September 23, 1911

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 23, 1911



* Aviator Robert G. Fowler - early aviation pioneer

* 1st transcontinental airplane flight (stages) (W to E)

* Wright Brothers Model B biplane




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "AVIATOR FOWLER AGAIN FAILS TO CROSS HIGH MOUNTAINS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "woo... See More  

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676430

1910 Tong Wars... re. Bow Kum murder

Item #676430

July 02, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 2, 1910



* New York City Tong War

* re. Bow Kum slave girl murder

* On Leong Chinese - Four Brothers




The front page has a three column pictorial headed: "Tong War in Chinatown, New York, Result of the Murder of Slave Girl" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era... See More  

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676429

1910 William Jay Gaynor assassination attempt......

Item #676429

August 09, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, August 9, 1910



* William Jay Gaynor assassination attempt

* Mayor of the City of New York City

* SS Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse ocean liner




The front page has a nice banner headline: "MAYOR WM. J. GAYNOR, OF NEW YORK CITY, IS SHOT AND DANGEROUSLY WOUNDED BY DISCHARGED DOCK HAND" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue... See More  

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676426

Over 290 years old...

Item #676426

March 31, 1730

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 31, 1730



* 18th Century original

* Over 291 years old



This newspaper is 291 years old. Various news from London and other parts of Europe, with interesting advertisements as well.

This title is the oldest continuously published daily newspaper in the world which began in 1665 and is still in existence today. Complete as a single sheet, measuring
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$32.00
676425

Great Fire of 1910...

Item #676425

August 22, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, August 22, 1910



* Great Fire of 1910 - Big Blowup

* Big Burn - Devil's Broom fire

* Northwest wildfire disaster




The front page has a nice banner headline in bold lettering: "100 PEOPLE BURNED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues t... See More  

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676420

1910 Christy Mathewson praise...

Item #676420

August 20, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, August 20, 1910



* MLB pitcher Christy "Matty" Mathewson

* New York Giants baseball star celebrated




Page 6 has a one column heading: "Mathewson Is One Of Best Athletes Now In The Game" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally frag... See More  

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676418

Blanche Scott's transcontinental automobile trip...

Item #676418

August 05, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, August 5, 1910



* Blanche "Betty" Stuart Scott

* Automobile journey across U.S.




The top of page 8 has a two column headline: "FAMOUS WOMAN AUTOIST ARRIVES IN SAN DIEGO IN HER OVERLAND CAR TODAY" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not t... See More  

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676417

1910 German airship Erbsloh disaster...

Item #676417

July 13, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 13, 1910



* German airship Erbsloh disaster

* Aviation pioneer Oscar Erbsloh




The front page has a banner headline: "BIG DIRIGIBLE BALLOON EXPLODES AND FIVE GERMAN AERONAUTS FALL 100 FEET TO DEATH" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues... See More  

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676415

1910 Jack Johnson vs. James J. Jeffries...

Item #676415

July 05, 1910

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 5, 1910



* Jack Johnson vs. James J. Jeffries

* Heavyweight boxing championship bout

* Boxing's first "Fight of the Century"




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "JOHNSON, JUBILANT, IS ON WAY EAST; JEFFRIES IS BROKEN HEARTED MAN" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood... See More  

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676414

Selma to Montgomery march... Martin Luther King...

Item #676414

March 25, 1965

LEOMINSTER ENTERPRISE, Mass., March 25, 1965



* Selma to Montgomery AL Alabama

* Civil Rights march finally ends in success

* Martin Luther King Jr. among the marchers




The front page has a three column heading: "Civil Rights Demonstrators Mass in Enthusiastic Rally" (see) First report coverage on the 3rd and final march that finally ended in success at Montgomery, Alabama.

Compl... See More  

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676411

Standard Oil Company indicted in 1906...

Item #676411

August 27, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Aug. 27, 1906 



* Standard Oil Company indicted

* Antitrust law - monopoly




The front page has a two column heading: "STANDARD OIL INDICTED ON MANY COUNTS" See image for brief text. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era... See More  

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676409

Territorial Oklahoma...

Item #676409

February 06, 1903

THE RECORD, Moore, Oklahoma, Feb. 6, 1903 



* Pre-statehood



This is actually a "territorial" newspaper, as Oklahoma did not become a state until 1907, one of only 3 of the contiguous 48 to join the union in the 20th century (New Mexico & Arizona the other two).

A volume 1 issue of a paper which apparently only lasted a year, with no institutional holdings outside of Oklaho... See More  

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$48.00
676398

See the wealth of nice prints...

Item #676398

July 05, 1890

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, July 5, 1890  The full ftpg. has 2 prints regarding: "Coney Island Jockey Club--The Great Match Race Between Tenny and Salvator...".

Prints inside include: "The Swampers of the Lower Mississippi"; a full page on: "The Alaska Expedition"; a full pg: "...Yale-Princeton Contest for the College Baseball Championship&quo... See More  

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676395

Death of John Lennon reported in a Liverpool newspaper...

Item #676395

December 09, 1980

LIVERPOOL ECHO, England, December 9, 1980 



* John Lennon death

* Beatles front man

* Best title to be had ?




Few could argue for a more desirable and scarce newspaper on the death of John Lennon than this, his hometown newspaper.

To anyone who grew up on the 1960's the death of Beatle John Lennon was a tragic event and the end of an era. Reports of his death are desired by collect... See More  

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676388

The young U.S. Navy... The President's palace...

Item #676388

December 29, 1798

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Dec. 29, 1798 



* United States Navy in it's infancy



Page 2 has a chart headed: "American Navy" being a: "List of Vessels In Service" noting the number of guns of commander of each.

It begins with the "United States" "Constitution" and "Constellation" then 12 other vessels, followed by a list of ship that ... See More  

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676384

John Adams and the Bank of the United States...

Item #676384

July 21, 1798

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 21, 1798  



* President John Adams signed act

* Bank of the United States fraud




The front page has half a column take up with: "An Act to Punish Frauds committed on the Bank of the United States" signed in script type: John Adams.

Page 2 has a document headed: "John Adams, President of the United States of America: To All Whom It May Conc... See More  

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676383

Battle of Shanghai begins in 1937...

Item #676383

August 16, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 16, 1937



* Battle of Shanghai, China

* Imperial Japanese Army




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "JAPANESE FORCES ATTACK SHANGHAI IN EARLY DAWN BY LAND, AIR AND SEA; U. S. EVACUATING WOMEN AND CHILDREN" with many subheads. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.

Other news, sports... See More  

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676375

New York Yankees vs. Giants... World Series of baseball...

Item #676375

October 13, 1923

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1923 



* New York Yankees World Series 

* 1st year as champions (game 3)

* 1st year at Yankees Stadium - Babe Ruth

* Best title to be had ?




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GIANTS WIN THIRD ON STENGEL'S HOMER BEFORE 62,430 FANS" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section with box scores. This was to be t... See More  

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$44.00
676373

1995 Oklahoma City bombing disaster....

Item #676373

April 20, 1995

LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 20, 1995



* Oklahoma City bombing

* Domestic terrorist attack

* Timothy McVeigh




The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "Car Bomb Shreds Federal Building in Oklahoma City; 31 Dead, 300 Missing" with two relate photos. Much more inside.

Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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676372

See the pig of knowledge...

Item #676372

March 07, 1798

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, March 7, 1798 



* Learned pig - of knowledge

* William Frederick Pinchbeck




Various news of the day both from Europe and America. Page 3 is taken up with ads, one of which is for the: "Pig of Knowledge" offering an exhibition of his talents, which include: "He reads print or writing, spells, tells the time of day...distinguishes colors, how man... See More  

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$43.00
676361

See the displayable front page from the 18th century...

Item #676361

December 29, 1720

THE POST-BOY, London, Dec. 29, 1720 



* Nice masthead engravings



One of my favorite 18th century newspapers with the two nice engravings in the masthead, plus the very decorative first letter in the text (see). Various European reports.

Single sheet, about 8 1/2 by 14 1/8 inches, good, displayable condition.

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$38.00
676359

Death of famed actor Paul Newman...

Item #676359

September 28, 2008

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 28, 2008



* Paul Newman death (1st report)

* Hollywood movie - film actor

* Best title to be had ?




The front page has a heading: "A leading man of film and philanthropy" with 2 related photos. Lengthy first report coverage continues on pages 20-23 with eight more photos. Nice to have this report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment industry... See More  

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