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679081

Augusta National Golf Course opens...

Item #679081

January 14, 1933

THE DETROIT NEWS, Jan. 14, 1933



* Augusta National Golf Club course opens

* Founded by golfer Bobby Jones - Georgia

* "The Masters Tournament" major fame




The bottom of page 16 has a very brief and discrete report which begins with: "The Augusta National  Golf Course at Augusta, Ga., built after the ideas of Bobby Jones, was opened yesterday..." Unfortunate for the... See More  

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679080

1912 Floyd Allen gang... Hillsville, Virginia...

Item #679080

March 19, 1912

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 19, 1912



* Floyd Allen clan - gang

* Hillsville VA Virginia

* Courthouse shootout




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ASSAULT ON THE STRONGHOLD OF ALLEN GANG PLANNED" 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 fragi... See More  

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679068

"Skeleton Key" & "The Duke's of Hazard" ads...

Item #679068

August 16, 2005

LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 16, 2005  The Calendar section includes several popular movie advertisements for the month. These include an opening week ad for "SKELETON KEY" and a second week ad for "THE DUKE'S OF HAZARD". Additionally, there are ads for "WEDDING CRASHERS", "BAD NEWS BEARS, and "SKY HIGH". 

All major sections are pr... See More  

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679067

Wedding Crashers Movie Advertisement...

Item #679067

August 15, 2005

LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 15, 2005  The Calendar section includes several popular movie advertisements for the month. These include: release week ad for "SKELETON KEY" and follow up ads for "WEDDING CRASHERS", "THE DUKE'S OF HAZARD", "BAD NEWS BEARS", and "SKY HIGH". 

Complete Issue in great condition with a common centerfold. See ph... See More  

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$60.00
679066

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1677...

Item #679066

December 27, 1677

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 27, 1677



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had



This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, me... See More  

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679065

1897 War of Canudos ends...

Item #679065

October 13, 1897

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 13, 1897



* War of Canudos ends - Brazil

* First Brazilian Republic

* Antonio Conselheiro killed




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BRAZIL'S WAR OVER" 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 e... See More  

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679064

1897 death of Henry George...

Item #679064

October 29, 1897

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 29, 1897



* Henry George (1st report)

* American political economist

* Progressive Era - Georgism




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HENRY GEORGE DEAD" 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 ... See More  

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679062

1897 murder of George William Guldensuppe....

Item #679062

November 29, 1897

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 29, 1897



* George William Guldensuppe murder

* Augusta Nack (Woman) and Martin Thorn




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A GHASTLY RECITAL" 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.

Co... See More  

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679060

1897 Klondike Gold Rush... Yukon... Alaska...

Item #679060

October 02, 1897

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 2, 1897



* Klondike Gold Rush

* Yukon - Alaska - Canada

* Skagway & Dawson City




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FROM THE DIGGINGS" 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.

Com... See More  

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679059

1897 disappearance of Rozel, Kansas...

Item #679059

November 19, 1897

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 19, 1897



* The Disappearance of Rozel, Kansas

* Pawnee County sinkhole hoax




The front page has a one column heading: "A TOWN DISAPPEARS" 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 4 pages... See More  

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679057

Brazil football team wins 1994 FIFA World Cup...

Item #679057

July 18, 1994

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 18, 1994



* Brazil wins 1994 FIFA World Cup of Soccer

* vs. Italy - penalty shoot-out - Rose Bowl




The front page has a three column headline: "Brazil Beats Italy for World Cup in Dramatic Penalty-Kick Showdown" with nice color photo. Much more in the sport's section, see images for portions. Nice to have in this publication as the final was played in the... See More  

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679054

1904 Battle of Liaoyang... Japanese...

Item #679054

September 03, 1904

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 3, 1904



* Battle of Liaoyang, China

* Russo-Japanese War

* First major land battle




The front page has a banner headline: "LIAO YANG IS ABANDONED, KUROPATKIN IS RETREATING, STAKELBERY IS CUT OFF" 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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679044

Golden Globes Movie Title Winners...

Item #679044

January 18, 2006

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan 18, 2006  Several movie advertisements and reviews are found in the Calendar section. These picture advertisements include: very displayable ad for "KING KONG", as well as ads for "WALK THE LINE" "BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN", "GOODNIGHT, GOODLUCK", "CAPOTE", "SYRIANA"  and "CRASH". 

Complete issue ... See More  

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679043

Golden Globes Movie Title Winners...

Item #679043

January 21, 2006

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan 21, 2006  Several movie advertisements and reviews are found in the Calendar section. These picture advertisements include: "WALK THE LINE", which won the Golden Globe for best picture, actor and actress, "BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN", "END OF SPEAR", "GLORY ROAD", "KING KONG"  and "THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA". ... See More  

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679036

Politics, and those who aim to deceive...

Item #679036

November 11, 1795

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 11, 1795  The front page has much centering controversies with Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Secretary of the Treasury. 

Page 2 has a letter  concerning politics noting in part: "...good men were elected who are friends to the federal government...danger from the evil designs of those who aim to deceive the people by their great but false professions of... See More  

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679025

Washington authorizes copper for the mint... To run for a 3rd term?

Item #679025

June 18, 1796

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 18, 1796  



* President George Washington

* (4) proclamations signed in script

* U.S. coinage - copper cent




The front page has 3 Acts of Congress, each one signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington, plus part of a fourth Act which carries over to pg 2, also signed by Washington.

The very first, at the top of the front page, is: "An Ac... See More  

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$210.00
679024

King Kong, Chronicles of Narnia, Memoirs of a Geisha...

Item #679024

December 29, 2005

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 29, 2005 



* King Kong &Memoirs of a Geisha

* Full-page ads

* Chronicles of Narnia - large ad




Large ads from top 2005 movie hits found in the Calendar section. These illustrated advertisements include: "MUNICH", "MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA", "KING KONG", and "THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA". 

Also present is an advertisement... See More  

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679019

Four Acts of Congress signed by Washington & Adams...

Item #679019

May 21, 1796

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 21, 1796



* President George Washington

* John Adams - Acts of Congress




The front page contains not one or two, but four Acts of Congress, each signed in script type by the President: Go. Washington, and in block type by the Vice Pres: John Adams. A very nice issue for display given these four Washington signatures on the front page.

Page 3 has a report refer... See More  

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679015

Week of premier of Lady in the Water... Wizard of Oz inspired art...

Item #679015

July 24, 2006

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 24, 2006 



* Lady in the Water preview

* Dixie Chicks remake themselves

* Disney Radio 10th Anniversary Concert




The Entertainment section has a week of ad for "Lady in the Water", "Expanding on an ant story", "10 candles for Radio Disney" with subheading "Jesse McCartney is the hit of the evening" an "Chicks... See More  

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679010

Doolittle's raiders and Japanese atrocites....

Item #679010

September 06, 1945

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. Sept. 6, 1945



* Jimmy Doolittle's raiders

* Japanese atrocities told




The front page has a four column headline: "JAPS TO PAY FOR ATROCITIES" with subheads. Also a two column heading: "Doolittle Raiders Picture Life in Japanese Prisons" with subhead. (see)

Complete with 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice... See More  

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679002

Bombardment of San Juan, Puerto Rico...

Item #679002

June 04, 1898

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 4, 1898  Full front page illus. of "Major-General Wesley Merritt, U.S.A." Inside has a full pg. with four illus. of "Some Notable General Officers at Tampa, Florida." Full pg. of illus. of "With Roosevelt's Rough Riders at San Antonio, Texas." Full pg. illus. of "The Bombardment of San Juan De Porto Rico, May 12, 1898.... See More  

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679001

Black troops...

Item #679001

May 28, 1898

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 28, 1898  Full ftpg. shows: 'Comm. Winfield S. Schley on the Bridge of the ship 'Brooklyn' '. Nice fullpg. Remington print: 'Colored Troopers of the U.S. Cavalry Taking their Horses for a Dash into the Gulf' at Tampa, Florida. Nice fullpg. with 3 prints of the 'U.S. Regulars at Port Tampa, Florida'. Much more on the military i... See More  

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678998

Black soldiers in the Spanish-American War...

Item #678998

May 21, 1898

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 21, 1898  Nice full ftpg: "Out For A Fight--Adm. Sampson on the Bridge of the 'New York' " is displayable. Fullpg. with 8 photos of: "Scenes in the Capital of Porto Rico" & fullpg. with 5 photos of: "U.S. Regulars at Port Tampa, Florida". "News from the Klondike" includes 7 photos. Doublepage centerfold: &q... See More  

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678997

The fall of Manila... African-American regiment at the charge of San Juan Hill...

Item #678997

October 15, 1898

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 15, 1898  Full front page illus. of "The Fall of Manila." Inside has two full pages showing: "Scenes Attending the Surrender of Manila." 1/2 pg. of illus. of "Launch of the United States Battle Ship 'Illinois' at Newport News, Virginia, October 4, 1898." Full pg. illus. of "Our Occupation of Puerto Rico."

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678991

A.B. Frost prints... Color Ivory Soap advertisment...

Item #678991

November 12, 1898

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 12, 1898  Full ftpg. by A.B. Frost shows a man having fallen off his bicycle. Doublepage centerfold: 'With our Troops in the Philippines--Before & After the Fall of Manila'. Halfpg: 'In & About Havana'. Displayable A.B. Frost hunting print: 'Rail Shooting' shows shooting a bird from a boat.  Also includes a full page... See More  

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678990

Rare & early print showing a San Francisco celebration upon California joining the Union...

Item #678990

January 25, 1851

ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Jan. 25, 1851  The front page features a very nice print of the: "Procession at San Francisco in Celebration of the Admission of California Into the American Union" with a related article on the next page.

Complete in 16 pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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678989

Early print of John Charles Fremont...

Item #678989

February 22, 1851

ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, Feb. 22, 1851  Among the many prints within is a one column wide back page print of: "Colonel Fremont" with a related article: "The Honourable John Charles Fremont" which takes a full column.

Complete in 16 pages, never-trimmed margins, nice condition.

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678988

Consecrating a Jewish synagogue in London...

Item #678988

April 19, 1851

ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, April 19, 1851  



* Rare Jewish synagogue illustration

* Western Synagogue, St. Albans Place, London

* Judaica - Jews




The front page shows; "Good Friday Cross Buns". Inside has a half page print: "Consecration of the Jewish Synagogue, St. Albans Place, St. James's" in London, with a related article. This is the Western Synagogue... See More  

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678986

Oliver Twist and Fagin the Jew...

Item #678986

March 02, 1872

HARPER'S WEEKLY, March 2, 1872  Two front 1/4 pg. portraits of "The Rev. Theodore L. Cuyler" and "Miss Sarah F. Smiley, the Quakeress Preacher."

Inside is a 2/3 pg. illus. of: "The British Exlipse Expedition in India-Incident at Bakul"; one-third pg. illus. of: "Entrance to the Ancient Jewish Catacombs at Rome"; small portrait of "Pa-Ha-Uzah-T... See More  

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678985

North Carolina sketches... Thomas Nast political cartoons...

Item #678985

April 20, 1872

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 20, 1872  Full ftpg. is a print of: 'The late Samuel Morse' with a related article inside.

Other prints include a half page: 'The burial of the late Gen. Anderson at West Point Cemetery' and also: "Lincoln, The Emancipator; two-thirds page Nast print: "See, Where His 

Grace Stands 'Tween Two Clergymen!"; full page ... See More  

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678979

Winslow Homer: "On The Beach--Two Are Company, Three Are None."

Item #678979

August 17, 1872

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 17, 1872  



* One of Winslow Homer's most popular



The full front page is a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Will the Senator From Massachusetts Do This to Make His Words Good?", plus there is another Nast cartoon inside: "Romish Politics--Any Thing To Beat Grant" & yet another Nast, this one a doublepage centerfold: "Sat... See More  

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678978

Stanley & Livingstone meet in Africa...

Item #678978

August 31, 1872

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 31, 1872  Quite historic & displayable doublepage centerfold: 'The Meeting of Livingstone & Stanley in Central Africa'. Included in the caption is the famous line: 'Dr. Livingstone, I presume?' Other scenes from Africa as well.

The full front page is a Nast political cartoon: "What Are You Going To Do About It, If 'Old Hone... See More  

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678975

Great fire department illustration... F.S. Church print on Thanksgiving...

Item #678975

November 30, 1872

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 30, 1872  The full front page is a dramatic print: "Boston--Into the Jaws of Death", a dramatic scene showing fireman battling a large fire.

Inside has 3 full pages of scenes of the Boston fire, plus a great doublepage centerfold showing: 'Bird's-eye View of Boston Showing the Burned District', being a great overview of the city. Also... See More  

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678974

Premiere of "True Lies", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #678974

July 15, 1994

LOS ANGELES TIMES, July 15, 1994



* Best "True Lies" film advertisement

* Grand Opening Day movie premiere

* Arnold Schwarzenegger - action-comedy




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "True Lies" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry. In over 40 years of collecting, we... See More  

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678973

1913 SS Volturno fire disaster...

Item #678973

October 17, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 17, 1913



* Johannisthal air disaster - airship

* One of the 1st multiple-fatality air disasters




The front page has a nice banner headline: "TWENTY-SIX PLUNGE TO DEATH IN GERMAN AIRSHIP" 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... See More  

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678972

1913 SS Volturno fire disaster...

Item #678972

October 23, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 23, 1913



* SS Volturno (1906) ocean liner

* North Atlantic Ocean fire disaster




The front page has a nice banner headline: "BETWEEN 200 AND 300 MINERS BELIEVED KILLED" 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 fragile f... See More  

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678971

American Legion fight to end Prohibition...

Item #678971

September 25, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1931



* Prohibition in the United States

* American Legion votes to end it

* Wets vs. Drys in Congress




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "LEGION DEMANDS DRY LAW REFERENDUM BUT VOTES DOWN NEW BONUS PROPOSAL; HYDE STUDIES BEER AS AID TO FARMING" with many subheads. Lengthy text continues inside.

Other news, sports and advertise... See More  

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678968

Pele's last professional soccer game in 1977...

Item #678968

October 02, 1977

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 2, 1977



* Forward Pelé - last professional soccer game

* New York Cosmos - Brazilian footballer




The bottom of the front page has a three column photo with small heading: "Saying Farewell". The front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Love! Love! Love! Cries Pele to 75,646 in Farewell" with 2 related photos. First r... See More  

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678967

1907 "In God We Trust" in U.S. coins question...

Item #678967

November 13, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 13, 1907



* President Theodore Roosevelt address

* "In God We Trust" on U.S. Coins ?




The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "'IN GOD WE TRUST' IS NOT WARRANTED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Roosevelt's address is signed in type: Theodore Roosevelt. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being ... See More  

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678946

Completion of the Atlantic telegraph cable... Prints of Richmond after the surrender...

Item #678946

June 03, 1865

ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, June 3, 1865  Inside has a half page print: "Completion of the Atlantic Telegraph Cable at Morden Wharf" with a related article.

Another full page is taken up with two prints headed: "The City of Richmond, Virginia, After Its Surrender" with a related article.

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678945

Yankee Army parades before President Johnson...

Item #678945

June 17, 1865

ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, June 17, 1865  This famous British newspaper formatted much like Harper's Weekly has a half page American Civil War-related print within: "Grand Review of the Army of  the Potomac Before President Johnson at Washington" with a related article on the back page.

Complete in 32 pages, very nice condition.

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678943

Air battle continues after the Japanese surrender...

Item #678943

August 17, 1945

LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS, August 17, 1945



* Takijirō Ōnishi suicide death

* "Father of the kamikaze attacks"




In a rather rare war-related headline some 3 days after the surrender of Japan essentially ending the war, the banner head above the masthead announces: "JAPS BATTLE YANK PLAINES OVER TOKIO" plus; "Jap Kamikaze Corps Chief Takes Own Life" with other re... See More  

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678942

The surrender document is about to happen... An emaciated General Wainwright...

Item #678942

September 02, 1945

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, Sept. 2, 1945  The 2-line banner headline reports the official end of World War II with the signing of the surrender document on board the battleship Missouri the following day: "TRUMAN, M'ARTHUR AND NIMITZ BROADCAST SURRENDER SIGNING" with various related subheads.

But perhaps most striking is the front page photo of General MacArthur embracing an emaci... See More  

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678940

Admiral Halsey sinks 26 Japanese ships...

Item #678940

January 13, 1945

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Jan. 13, 1945



* South China Sea raid

* Operation Gratitude

* World War II - WWII

* William Halsey Jr.




 The front page head announces: "HALSEY BLASTS 4 NIPS CONVOYS, SINKS 25 SHIPS" and the subhead reports: "MacArthur Drives 12 Mi. Into Luzon" with more. 

The first section (of 2) with pages 1-12, general nice.... See More  

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678937

Mussolini is killed...

Item #678937

April 30, 1945

THE OREGONIAN, Portland, April 30, 1945  The banner headline above the masthead announces: "Italians Kill Mussolini" with a phone column photo of him. The related article is headed: "Il Duce and Mistress Fall to Firing Squad; Mobs Trample Bodies".

Present are 12 of 16 pages called for. Library stamp in the masthead, nice condition.

Item from Catalog 318 (released for May, 2022)...

Added to Catalog 318 after the original version went to print. It is only available on-line.

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678935

A newspaper for the aircraft industry...

Item #678935

May 10, 1945

AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY TIMES, Los Angeles, California, May 10, 1945  This is essentially an in-house newspaper "Dedicated to Aircraft Industry Workers and Their Families" as noted in the masthead. Los Angeles was home to many of the aircraft factories during World War II.

The ftpg. has: "AIR POWER" and photos of 6 aircraft headed: "Locally-Built Planes Blew Germany To Bit... See More  

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678932

New invention for separating gold...

Item #678932

March 15, 1856

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, March 15, 1856  The front page features a nice print of a: "Machine For Washing & Separating Gold" with a related article headed: "Addison's Improved Gold Separator". Perhaps not surprising that just a few years after the California gold rush that relating inventions would come to fruition.

The balance of the issue is filled with var... See More  

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678923

1902 death of Cecil Rhodes, British magnate...

Item #678923

March 07, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 7, 1902



* Maxon Station , Brewster County, Texas

* Southern Pacific Railroad train wreck disaster




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MANY LIVES LOST IN TRAIN WRECK" with subhead. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from ... See More  

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678922

1993 Black Hawk Down... Mogadishu...

Item #678922

October 04, 1993

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Oct. 4, 1993



* Battle of Mogadishu - Somalia

* Black Hawk Down incident

* Operation Gothic Serpent

* Mohamed Farrah Aidid




The front page has a one column heading: "5 U.S. Soldiers Killed, 24 Hurt in Somali Sweep" Text includes: "The Pentagon said two Army Black Hawk UH-60 helicopters also were 'lost in action' during the operation..."

Comple... See More  

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678919

Aviator Lincoln Beachey accident in 1913...

Item #678919

October 15, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 15, 1913



* Aviator Lincoln Beachey

* "The Man Who Owns The Sky"

* Airplane stunt (loop) attempt disaster




The front page has a two column heading: "Beachey's Death Nemesis Pursues Him As He Again Enters The Flying Game" with subhead and photo. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era.... See More  

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678918

The great standard oil fire of 1913...

Item #678918

October 14, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 14, 1913



* Senghenydd colliery disaster

* Steam coal explosion

* Worst mining accident in U.K.




The front page has a nice banner headline: "MORE THAN 400 MINERS ARE BELIEVED DEAD" 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 totall... See More  

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678917

The great standard oil fire of 1913...

Item #678917

October 06, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 6, 1913



* The great standard oil fire

* From the city where it happened




The front page has a two column heading: "STANDARD OIL PLANT DOOMED, FLAMES WILL DESTROY ALL TANKS" 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 ... See More  

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678915

Michigan's Tom Harmon... Heisman Trophy...

Item #678915

December 10, 1940

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 10, 1940



* Tom Harmon wins Heisman Trophy "Old 98"

* Michigan Wolverines halfback

* NCAA college football




Page 25 has a one column heading: "HARMON IS GIVEN HEISMAN TROPHY; SAYS HE'S LUCKY" (see) First report coverage on Michigan Wolverine star football player, Tom Harmon, winning the Heisman Trophy.

Complete with 34 pages, some vari... See More  

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678900

Mussolini is dead...

Item #678900

April 30, 1945

LOS ANGELES TIMES--EXTRA, April 30, 1945  The banner headline announces: "MUSSOLINI DEAD ! " and also: "Former Duce Executed With 17 Other Fascists; Bodies on Display in Milan" with a front page photo of  Benito Mussolini.

Note: present are the first to leaves only, pages 1-4, loose at the spine some margin wear. Penned beneath the headline: "Sic Sempe... See More  

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678897

The American Legion newspaper...

Item #678897

August 01, 1945

THE NATIONAL LEGIONNAIRE, Indianapolis, Indiana, August, 1945  Noted in the masthead: "Dedicated to the Minute Men on the Firing Line".

The banner headline; "WE HAVE WON THE WAR; WHAT ABOUT THE PEACE?" Logically filled with war-related content.

Tabloid-size, address label in the masthead, 16 pages, good condition.

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678889

1902 death of Cecil Rhodes... British magnate...

Item #678889

March 26, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 26, 1902



* Cecil Rhodes death (1st report)

* British mining magnate & politician

* Prime Minister of the Cape Colony




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CECIL RHODES PASSES AWAY" with subhead. (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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678886

Siamese revolution of 1932... coup d'état...

Item #678886

June 24, 1932

ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, June 24, 1932



* Siamese revolution - coup d'état

* Kingdom of Thailand - Asia

* Absolute to a constitutional monarchy




Near the bottom of the front page has a one column heading: "SIAMESE REBEL, SEIZE ROYALTY" with subhead. (see)

Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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678885

Rare 1913 photo of Chief Bender... World Series...

Item #678885

October 03, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 3, 1913



* Chief Bender - MLB baseball pitcher photo

* 1913 World Series of baseball starter (gm 1)

* Chippewas Indians - Native Americans




The sport's section (page 10) has two column photos of Chief Bender (rare) and his catcher Wally Schang with heading: "Schang, Catching Find, And Bender, Mack's Probable Battery For 1st Game" and text. ... See More  

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678881

John D. Rockefeller death in 1937....

Item #678881

May 24, 1937

LOS ANGELES TIMES, 2nd Extra, California, May 24, 1937

 

* John D. Rockefeller death

* Oil tycoon (nice headline w/ photos)



The front page has a nice banner headline: "JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER DIES; ESTATE REPORTED AS SMALL" with subhead: "End Comes in Florida Home" and more with great pictorial. Nice for display. More on pages 7 & 8.

First section only with pages 1... See More  

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678878

A 1690's discussion regarding "eating blood"...

Item #678878

May 08, 1694

ATHENIAN MERCURY, London, England, May 8, 1694



* Rare 17th century publication

* Is the eating of Blood lawful?

* Jews... Christians...




The entire issue is dedicated to answering the question of whether it is "lawful" for Christians to "Eat Blood", and the difference between the Christians and Jews in this regard. Considering the ongoing "Jewish Blood Libe
... See More  

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678873

Japan accepts peace terms...

Item #678873

August 14, 1945

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, Aug. 14, 1945



* World War II ends

* Japanese surrenders

* Nice headline for display




The bold, banner headline above the masthead announces: "Tokyo Radio Says: JAPS ACCEPT PEACE ! " with related subheads.

The first section (of 2) with pages 1-12, very nice condition.... See More  

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678870

Young evangelist Bill Graham prays with the president Truman...

Item #678870

July 15, 1950

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1950



* Young evangelist Billy Graham's 1st White House visit

* Prays with President Harry Truman 
at the White House 

* Would become the spiritual advisor to several Presidents



Buried on page 11 is the historic, but rather inconspicuous report: "President and Evangelist Pray in the White House", followed by a brief description of the... See More  

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678865

1906 Hong Kong typhoon...

Item #678865

September 19, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 19, 1906



* Hong Kong typhoon disaster

* Tropical cyclone storm




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "THOUSANDS LOST IN THE TYPHOON" 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 paper.

Complete ... See More  

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678859

Scarce campaign newspaper supporting Coolidge for President...

Item #678859

October 01, 1924

CALIFORNIA REPUBLICAN, Los Angeles, October, 1924  This s a campaign newspaper supporting the Coolidge-Dawes ticket as Republican nominees for the 1924 presidential election. Such newspapers were always short-lived (this is volume 1, no. 14) and typically had limited distribution, making them quite scarce.

The front page features prints of both "Calvin Coolidge" and "Charles D... See More  

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678857

Floyd Hamilton captured... Bonnie and Clyde...

Item #678857

August 22, 1938

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 22, 1938



* Floyd Hamilton capture

* Public enemy # 1

* Bonnie and Clyde fame




Page 4 has a one column heading: "Hamilton Wants To Die in Chair" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the capture of the last of the Bonnie & Clyde gang, Floyd Hamilton. He was also public enemy # 1 at the time.

Complete with 24 pages, light toning at the mar... See More  

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678853

Robert Baden-Powell - first Chief Scout of The Boy Scouts Association...

Item #678853

February 22, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1937



* Robert Baden-Powell

* Boy Scouts leader

* Scouting movement




The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "Life Of Service Urged By Baden-Powell, 80" with subhead and photo. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in nice condition.... See More  

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678852

The 1919 World Series baseball scandal begins to unfold...

Item #678852

September 29, 1920

LOS ANGELES EXPRESS, Sept. 29, 1920 



* Chicago White "Black" Sox

* World Series Scandal breaks

* Players suspended from team




The banner headline above the masthead announces the beginning of the investigation into the infamous 1919 World Series betting scheme, or the 'Black Sox' World Series: "INDICT BASEBALL GAMBLERS".

The first column subhead: "Will... See More  

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678850

1900 Boxer rebellion... China insurrection...

Item #678850

July 09, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 9, 1900



* Boxer Rebellion - Insurrection in China

* Zaiyi (Prince Tuan) - xenophobic Boxers




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "THE BOXER MOVEMENT BEGINS TO COLLAPSE" 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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678849

1902 City of Pittsburg steamboat fire disaster...

Item #678849

April 21, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 21, 1902



* City of Pittsburg steamboat fire disaster

* Ohio River - near Cairo, Illinois




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LIVES LOST IN BURNING VESSEL" 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 e... See More  

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678847

1906 Atlantic City train wreck...

Item #678847

October 29, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 29, 1906



* 1906 Atlantic City train wreck disaster

* West Jersey and Seashore Railroad




The front page has a five column headline: "MORE THAN THREE SCORE EXCURSIONISTS DROWNED" 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 thi... See More  

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678845

1902 Marienville, Pennsylvania fire disaster...

Item #678845

April 24, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 24, 1902



* Marienville (Jenks), Pennsylvania

* Forest County fire disaster




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FIVE HUNDRED ARE HOMELESS" 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.

Com... See More  

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678841

First Braille newspaper in the western hemisphere...

Item #678841

December 02, 1957

THE WEEKLY NEWS, Boston, Dec. 2, 1957  This newspaper was the very first Braille newspaper in the entire western hemisphere, having begun in 1927 and is still "printing" today.

The top half of the front page is in English with raised type, the balance of the 28 page issue is totally in Braille.

Measures 10 by 12 inches, nice condition.

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678839

V-E Day is official...

Item #678839

May 08, 1945

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, May 8, 1945



* Germany Surrenders

* V-E day - Nazis quit




 The banner headline announces: "V-E DAY IS OFFICIAL TODAY" and also: "Truman, Churchill, Stalin, de Gaulle Will Broadcast Victory Manifestoes" with various subheads, including: "Nazis to Sign Final Pact This Morning". There is also a related photo.

The complete first section (o... See More  

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678838

1902 Murders of Lena & Tommy Peterson...

Item #678838

April 14, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 14, 1902



* Murders of Lena and Tommy Peterson

* "After Church" Des Moines, Iowa killings




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "NEGRO KILLED TWO CHILDREN" 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... See More  

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678837

1902 Atlantic City boardwalk fire disaster...

Item #678837

April 03, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 3, 1902



* Atlantic City, New Jersey coastal resort

* Waterfront - boardwalk fire disaster




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "ATLANTIC CITY GUTTED BY FIRE" 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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678827

1906 Robert E. Peary.... North Pole ?....

Item #678827

November 03, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 3, 1906



* Robert Edwin Peary Sr.

* North Pole exploration




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "COMMANDER PEARY NEAR THE POLE" 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 paper.

Complete with 8 pa... See More  

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678824

1906 Vanderbilt Cup automobile race...

Item #678824

October 06, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 6, 1906



* Vanderbilt Cup - automobile racing

* First major car race trophy in America

* Racecar driver Louis Wagner victory




The front page has a two column heading: "FRENCHMAN WON VANDERBILT CUP" with subhead. (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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678821

1906 Pennsylvania State Capitol dedication...

Item #678821

October 04, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 4, 1906



* Pennsylvania State Capitol building

* Harrisburg PA dedication - inauguration

* President Theodore Roosevelt address




The top of the front page has two column heading that include: "Theme of President Roosevelt's Address at the Dedication of Pennsylvania New Capitol Building..." and more. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good c... See More  

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678820

Americans land on Iwo Jima...

Item #678820

February 18, 1945

PASADENA INDEPENDENT, California, Feb. 18, 1945



* U.S. Marines begin landing at Iwo Jima

* Famous World War II battle beginning




 The banner headline announces: "YANKS LAND ON CORREGIDOR, IWO JIMA; NAVY BLASTS TOKIO". Much of the front page reports on events in World War II.

Complete in 56 pages, tabloid size, light toning along left portion, ... See More  

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678817

Battle of Okinawa ending... General Buckner is killed...

Item #678817

June 19, 1945

NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1945



* Battle of Okinawa, Japan ending

* General Simon B. Buckner death

* Tenth United States Army commander




The front page has a four column headline: "BUCKNER, OKINAWA COMMANDER, KILLED BY SHELL AS HIS MEN SMASH FOE'S LINE; JAPANESE FLEEING SOUTHWARD IN OPEN" with subheads.

General Buckner was killed during the closing days of the Battle of Okinawa... See More  

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678816

1st Gordon Bennett Cup balloon race in 1906...

Item #678816

October 02, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 2, 1906



* International gas ballooning race

* 1st Gordon Bennett Cup held 




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "AMERICA WINS THE BIG BALLOON RACE" 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 i... See More  

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678815

1906 Mississippi hurricane...

Item #678815

September 28, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 28, 1906



* 1906 Mississippi hurricane

* Mobile, Alabama & more




The front page has a banner headline: "MOBILE, ALA. DEVASTATED BY THE STORM" 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 ... See More  

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678813

Atlanta massacre of 1906.... Negroes killed...

Item #678813

September 25, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 25, 1906



* Atlanta massacre of 1906

* Georgia race riots




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MORE NEGROES KILLED AT ATLANTA 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 this era in paper.

Complete... See More  

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678811

General Wainwright's story: a three issue set...

Item #678811

October 07, 1945

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, California, a trio of issues for Oct. 7, 8 & 9, 1945, each containing a portion of General J. Wainwright's story on his imprisonment & the mistakes that were made in the Philippines. 

Each issue is the first section, generally good condition with a few very minor defects.

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678810

Americans arrive in Japan...

Item #678810

August 28, 1945

THE OREGONIAN, Portland, Aug. 28, 1945



* U.S. occupation of Japan begins

* USS Missouri (Big Mo) enters Tokyo Bay




A banner headline above the masthead announces: "YANKS LAND IN JAPAN". Most of the front page is taken up with World War II reports.

Contains 12 of 16 pages, library stamp near the top, good condition.... See More  

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678809

A curious piece for a newspaper collector...

Item #678809

July 04, 1976

Curious souvenir piece created by former collector Charles Smith: "THE NEWES", done in Phoenix, July 4, 1976  Its curiosity is the immense size, measuring 36 by 49 inches, with the front page focused on notable newspaper events in American history.

The back page is a reprint of the front page of "The Constellation" newspaper from New York, 1859, which claimed to be the la... See More  

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678808

Dramatic issue illustrating the Great Chicago Fire...

Item #678808

October 28, 1871

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, Oct. 28, 1871



* Great Chicago Fire of 1871



Much of the illustrative focus is on the Great Chicago Fire, including a full front page: "...The Terrified Populace in Front of the Briggs House...".

Inside has more with two half page prints; "The Great Fire at Chicago" and a great & dramatic doublepage centerfold: "...Panic-Stricken Ci... See More  

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678801

1907 Mary Baker Eddy...

Item #678801

August 21, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 21, 1907



* Mary Baker Eddy's Next Friends suit ends

* Church of Christ, Scientist founder




The front page has a banner headline: "THE EDDY CASE HAS BEEN WITHDRAWN" with subhead. (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 fragile... See More  

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678800

1902 eruption of Mount Pelee....

Item #678800

May 12, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 12, 1902



* 1902 Eruption of Mount Pelée

* Island of Martinque, France




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SEARCH REVEALS GHASTLY HORRORS" 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 pap... See More  

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678798

1902 West Point 100th anniversary celebration...

Item #678798

June 09, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 9, 1902



* West Point centennial - 100th anniversary

* United States Military Academy (USMA)




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "WEST POINT CELEBRATING" 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 i... See More  

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678797

1902 Fernie, B.C., Canada mining disaster....

Item #678797

May 23, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 23, 1902



* Fernie, British Columbia, Canada

* Coal Creek mine mining explosion




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "OVER A HUNDRED MINERS ENTOMBED" 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 pap... See More  

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678796

1902 Hallsville (Lansing), Texas Negro lynching...

Item #678796

May 22, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 22, 1902



* Hallsville (Lansing), Texas

* Harrison County

* Negro lynching




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "NEGRO BURNED AT THE STAKE" 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 paper.

Compl... See More  

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678793

Panoramic view of San Francisco after the earthquake...

Item #678793

June 03, 1906

"Supplement to the San Francisco Examiner, June 3, 1906"  A quite rare newspaper "supplement" which folds out to measure 22 by 32 inches captioned: "Panoramic View of San Francisco From The Water Front".

This is a great view of the city less than 7 weeks after the destruction by the earthquake and fire. The two huge photos show much devastation.

Printed on one ... See More  

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678790

Fort DeRussey... General Burnside on General Grant...

Item #678790

April 02, 1864

ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, April 2, 1864  As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts.

Most of the front page deals with reports on the capture of Fort De Russey, near the Red River. Other items inside include: "The Staff" "Life Boats for Vessels of War" &qu... See More  

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678789

For veterans of the Mexican War...

Item #678789

June 01, 1888

THE VEDETTE, Washington, D.C., June, 1888  This little title is: "Devoted To The Interests of Veterans of the Mexican and Late Wars".

The back leaf is lacking, so 14 of 16 pages. Front leaf is loose with loss to an upper corner, 9 1/2 by 12 inches, toning to the front leaf.

Item from Catalog 317 (released for April, 2022)...

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678784

From the "secret press" in Nazi-occupied Netherlands...

Item #678784

April 26, 1944

HET PAROOL Vrij Onverveerd, [The Watchword, Quitre Unsprung] April 26, 1944  This is a small and "illegal" news sheet of 8 pages, totally in the Dutch language from when The Netherlands was occupied by Nazi Germany. The ftpg. is headed: "The Queen Speaks To Her People" with her letter, beginning: "Fellow countryman, I have often spoken to you on the radio, and now tha... See More  

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$56.00
678783

1902 Goliad, Texas tornado disaster...

Item #678783

May 20, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 20, 1902



* Goliad TX Texas

* Tornado disaster




The front page has a one column headline: "REVISED LIST OF TEXAS' DEAD" 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 paper.

Complete with 6 pages, small library st... See More  

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678782

1902 death of William T. Sampson...

Item #678782

May 06, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 6, 1902



* William  T. Sampson death

* U.S. Navy Rear Admiral

* Spanish-American War fame




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "REAR-ADMIRAL SAMPSON DEAD" 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 ... See More  

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678775

News from America: the Stamp Act...

Item #678775

March 16, 1782

THE NEWCASTLE CHRONICLE, England, March 16, 1782 



* Rare 18th century title

* re. the Stamp Act




Page 2 has a report which mentions: "After the stamp act took place in America, the news printers there put a large black border round their  newspapers, to denote their being in mourning; and we hear from Cleveland in Yorkshire, that a wag in that neighbourhood has copied the exam... See More  

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678774

Death of Mary Astor... Hollywood actress...

Item #678774

September 26, 1987

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 26, 1987 



* Mary Astor death (1st report)

* Hollywood movie - film actress

* Brigid in "The Maltese Falcon"

* Best title to be had?




The top of the front page has a one column photo with small heading: "Mary Astor dies at 81" (See)

The front page of section II has a heading: "Actress, Author Mary Astor, 81, Dies" with subhead and... See More  

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678772

Battle of Las Cruces (1928)....

Item #678772

January 02, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 2, 1928



* Second Battle of Las Cruces

* American occupation of Nicaragua

* United States Marines Corps




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "FIVE MARINES ARE KILLED AND 23 WOUNDED IN BATTLE WITH NICARAGUAN REBELS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Second Battle of Las Cruces during the American occupation of Nicaragua.

... See More  

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678771

1914 Battle of Gomez Palacio...

Item #678771

March 27, 1914

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 27, 1914



* Battle of Gomez Palacio

* Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico

* General Pancho Villa victory




The front page has a nice banner headline in red lettering: "FEDERALS DRIVEN INTO TORREON BY VILLA'S REBELS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to fi... See More  

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678770

From 1887 Florida, for the fruit industry...

Item #678770

October 10, 1887

THE FLORIDA DISPATCH, Jacksonville, Oct. 10, 1887  Noted in the masthead: "Official Organ Of The Florida Fruit Growers' Assoc. & the Florida Fruit & Vegetable Growers' Protective Assoc." with the content, and the ads, focused on such.

Handsome masthead, 20 pages, 10 1/4 by 13 1/4 inches, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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678768

Pancho Villa surrenders in 1920....

Item #678768

July 29, 1920

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 29, 1920



* Francisco 'Pancho' Villa surrenders

* Mexican rebel bandit




The front page has a banner headline: "NEW REVOLT; VILLA QUITS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally good.

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678767

The shuttle Columbia explodes...

Item #678767

February 01, 2003

TUCSON CITIZEN, Arizona, EXTRA, Feb. 1, 2003  The front page announces one of the more tragic events in U.S. space history with: "SHUTTLE BREAKS UP; Seven aboard Columbia dead" with subhead and photo.

Complete 1st section with pages 1-10, very nice condition.

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678763

It's war against England...

Item #678763

June 29, 1812

THE UNITED STATES' GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, Philadelphia, June 29, 1812  This is just the 2nd issue after the declaration of war against England, beginning the War of 1812. So it is not surprising that there are several reports concerning relations with England.

The complete front page is taken up with correspondence concerning relations with England, prefaced with a nice form the Presid... See More  

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678758

Broadsheet "Extra" issue on the surrender of Port Arthur...

Item #678758

January 02, 1905

NEW FREE PRESS - EXTRA EDITION, Vienna, (Austria), Jan. 2, 1905



* Port Arthur, Manchuria surrenders (1st report)

* Russo-Japanese War




This broadsheet "Extra" is totally in German. The banner headline announces: "The Surrender of Port Arthur". This was a major event in the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-5.

Single sheet, older glue repairs ate the margins & central fold, ... See More  

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678757

Interesting movie prop newspaper...

Item #678757

May 17, 1940

THE STAR DISPATCH--EXTRA, May 21, 1927  An interesting movie prop newspaper, presumably one which featured as part of the plot Lindbergh's historic flight across the Atlantic, as the banner headline announces: "LINDBERGH FLIES ATLANTIC" with a photo of him.

The balance of the four page newspaper has just "filler" material relating to nothing. Such props typically were... See More  

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678754

Early newspaper from York, England...

Item #678754

December 21, 1742

THE YORK COURANT, England, Dec. 21, 1742  This is a title we rarely have an opportunity to offer, particularly from this early year. Not surprisingly the content is entirely European with advertisements taking up a portion of pages 3 & 4.

Four pages, never bound nor trimmed with wide margin, damp stain, generally good condition.

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678718

Special edition celebrating the birthday of USA Today's founder...

Item #678718

March 22, 1983

USA TODAY, March 22, 1983  On this date, Allen H. Neuharth, the founder of USA Today (along with many other noteworthy accomplishments), turned 60 years old. To celebrate his birthday a handful of "special" issues were printed to commemorate the occasion - a small set which were never placed in circulation. I can only imagine his reaction when he opened up what he thought was the
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678716

Terrific & displayable baseball print...

Item #678716

May 08, 1886

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 8, 1886 



* Collectible 19th century baseball print



The full ftpg. shows: "Some Setters & Pointers at the Dog Show" with a related article inside. Other prints include: "The Canoe Exhibition", a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "The Root Of The Matter"; a doublepage centerfold of: "Trinity Church, Boston"; and a... See More  

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678715

Missouri Compromise... Mordecai Noah & his Jewish refuge island...

Item #678715

March 11, 1820

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 11, 1820 



* Missouri Compromise

* Maine and Missouri become states


* Mordecai Manuel Noah... Grand Island... Jewish settlement



The top of the front page has an article which announces the approval of the Missouri Compromise: "The bills for the admission of Maine and Missouri into the union have been respectively signed by the president... See More  

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678714

Much on Lewis & Clark & their exploration to the Pacific...

Item #678714

October 02, 1807

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Oct. 2, 1807 



* Lewis and Clark expedition



Page 3 has a very lengthy: "Proposals...For Publishing LEWIS and CLARK'S Tour to the Pacific Ocean, through the Interior of the Continent of North America..." noting the details that will be in "Volume First" as well as "Volume Second". And this is followed by another d... See More  

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678713

Death of Patrick Henry...

Item #678713

June 26, 1799

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 26, 1799 



* Patrick Henry's death 

* 18th century original 




On page 2 under "Died" is an inconspicuous obituary that reads, in full: "In Virginia, the 6th inst. the Hon. PATRICK HENRY, Esq. one of the Envoys appointed the last Session of Congress, to treat with the French Republic".

The back page has the lyrics of a &... See More  

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678707

Published by the famed Isaiah Thomas...

Item #678707
THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE, Boston, February, 1792  The bulk of the issue is taken up with a wide range of eclectic articles as noted on the full title/contents page.

Among the articles are: "Topographical Sketches of the County of Essex" "On the Necessity of Caution" "Arithmetick Recommended to the Ladies" "On the Sleep of Plants" "Ceremony of a ... See More  

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678704

1902 Telluride, Colorado avalanche disaster...

Item #678704

February 28, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 28, 1902



* Telluride, Colorado avalanche

* Liberty Bell mine disaster




The top of the front page is a two column headline: "DOZENS KILLED BY SNOWSLIDE" 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 paper.

Complete ... See More  

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678703

This magazine is not recorded in "History of American Magazines"...

Item #678703

March 01, 1865

THE SOLDIER'S CASKET, Philadelphia, March, 1865 



* Very rare title



This is the volume 1, number 3 issue of a title which lasted but 12 issues, January thru December, 1865. There is no record of it in Mott's "History of American Magazines" and nor can I find information on the internet. It is recorded in "Union List of Serials" which notes that it is held by 8... See More  

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678702

1902 Earl family murders... Welsh, Louisiana...

Item #678702

February 26, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 26, 1902



* Earl family murders by farmhand

* Welsh,Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana



The top of the front page is a two column headline: "SIX MEMBERS OF ONE FAMILY WERE MURDERED" 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... See More  

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678701

1902 Park Avenue hotel fire disaster...

Item #678701

February 22, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 22, 1902



* Park Avenue Hotel fire

* 71st Regiment Armory




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FIFTEEN LIVES LOST IN FLAMES" 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 paper.

Complete with 6 ... See More  

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678700

1902 Paterson, New Jersey fire disaster...

Item #678700

February 15, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 15, 1902



* Susan B. Anthony's 82nd birthday

* Women's rights activist and social reformer

* National Woman Suffrage Association




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MISS ANTHONY WAS HONORED" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issue... See More  

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678698

1902 Nicholasville, Kentucly Negro lynching...

Item #678698

February 06, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 6, 1902



* Nicholasville. Jessamine Co., Kentucky

* Thomas Brown - Negro lynching - hanging




The front page is a one column heading: "STRUNG UP THE NEGRO WRETCH" 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.

... See More  

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678697

1902 Waterbury, Connecticut fire disaster...

Item #678697

February 03, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 3, 1902



* Waterbury, Connecticut

* Downtown fire disaster




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "FLAMES DESTROYED HUNDREDS OF HOUSES" 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 paper.

Complete wi... See More  

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678695

1902 Lost Creek No. 2 mine explosion...

Item #678695

January 24, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 24, 1902



* Lost Creek No. 2 coal mine explosion

* Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, Iowa




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "FIFTY-FIVE MINERS ARE IN DEADLY PERIL" 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 ... See More  

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678694

1902 Panama Bay naval battle..

Item #678694

January 20, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 20, 1902



* Panama Bay naval battle

* Colombian & rebel warships

* Thousand Days' War

* Sinking of the Lautaro




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "NAVAL ENGAGEMENT IN PANAMA HARBOR" with subhead. (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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678693

1902 Steamer Walla Walla sinking disaster...

Item #678693

January 03, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 3, 1902



* Steamer Walla Walla sinking disaster

* Cape Mendocino, Lost Coast, California




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HUMAN CARGO IN A WATERY GRAVE" 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 ... See More  

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678692

1907 San Diego Elks Lodge #168 dedication...

Item #678692

November 14, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 14, 1907



* San Diego, California

* Elks Lodge #168




The entire front page has to do with the dedication of the new Elks Lodge #168 building in San Diego with nice banner headline: "SAN DIEGO DOES HONOR TO B.P.O. ELKS" with various subheads and a few related photos/prints. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition bein... See More  

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678677

Rachel Carson dies of cancer...

Item #678677

April 15, 1964

SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 15, 1964



* Rachel Carson dead from cancer

* Author of Silent Spring dies




The front page has and image and the two column heading: "'Silent Spring' Author Is Victim of Cancer".  Rachel Carson, know for her "fight against improper use of pesticides", died at the age of 56.



Complete in 38 pages, small binding holes on the lef... See More  

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678668

Academy Award winners 1964...

Item #678668

April 14, 1964

SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 14, 1964



* Sidney Poitier wins Best Actor Oscar

*1st African American male to win an Academy Award




The top of the front page has a three column heading: "Sidney Poitier, Miss. Neal, 'Tom Jones' Take Oscars" with subhead and photo. (see) Sidney Poitier, who came from very humble beginnings, was the 1st African American man to win an Academy... See More  

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678665

1901 Klondike gold rush...

Item #678665

June 08, 1901

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 8, 1901



* Klondike gold rush

* Sulphur Creek, Yukon




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A GIANT NUGGET" 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 pages, small library s... See More  

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678663

Early billiards championship in 1875...

Item #678663

November 26, 1875

ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, November 26, 1875



* Early billiards - pool championship

* Cyrille Dion vs. Maurice Daly




This uncommon Midwestern title has news of the day with many interesting advertisements. Page 2 has an article headed: "The Billiard Championship" with subhead. (see)

Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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678661

Color Illustrations from 1906...

Item #678661

July 29, 1906

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE SUPPLEMENT, California, July 29, 1906  This unique color cover supplement has several interesting illustrations starting with a full front page illustration of "A STUDIO AT THE BOTTOM OF THE SEA". 

The inside pages have the following articles and illustrations of interest: "THE MOST VALUABLE CAT IN AMERICA", "ENOUGH ROPE TO HANG THE WORLD... See More  

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678658

Color Illustrations from 1906...

Item #678658

July 22, 1906

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE SUPPLEMENT, California, July 22, 1906  This unique color cover supplement has several interesting illustrations starting with a full front page illustration of "The Goddess of Wheat"

The inside pages have the following articles and illustrations of interest including: "OFF THE BEATEN PATH IN MEXICO", "A FAMILY OUTING THAT PAYS", an... See More  

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678657

The Shrinking Dollar...

Item #678657

February 02, 1981

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, Feb. 2, 1981  The font page has an interesting illustration re: the U.S. dollar with a sequence of photos titled: "The Shrinking Dollar- what $10 bought in...". Included is a lengthy article which continues on an inside page which illustrates the 5-decade decline of the value of a dollar. 

Additional headlines concerning President Re... See More  

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678656

1907 McKinley National Memorial dedication in Canton, Ohio...

Item #678656

September 30, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 30, 1907



* President William McKinley ceremony

* McKinley National Memorial monument

* Canton, Stark, County, Ohio dedication




The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "MEMORIAL TO M'KINLEY IS DEDICATED" with subheads and photo (grainy). (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "... See More  

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678654

The death of famed singer Marian Anderson...

Item #678654

April 09, 1993

LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 9, 1993 



* Marian Anderson death

* African American Contralto

* Lincoln Memorial concert fame




The bottom of the front page has a report headed: "Rich-Voiced Contralto Marian Anderson Dies" with subhead: "the pioneering black singer overcame prejudice to gain wide acclaim" and photo. (see)

The article carries over to page 34 with much detai... See More  

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678652

Sam Parks, Jr. wins 1935 U.S. Open golf...

Item #678652

June 09, 1935

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 9, 1936



* Oakmont Country Club - Pennsylvania

* U.S. Open golf championship

* Sam Parks, Jr. wins




The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "PARKS TAKES U. S. OPEN GOLF TITLE WITH 299" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Complete with 70+ pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. ... See More  

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678651

The Modoc Indian War...

Item #678651

April 23, 1873

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1873 



* Modoc Indian War

* Lava Beds - Captain Jack

* Second Battle of the Stronghold



The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE HOSTILE INDIANS" with smaller subheads. Text takes up about 1 1/2 columns.

Other news of the day throughout. Twelve pages, nice condition.... See More  

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678650

1941 Strand Theatre fire disaster... Brockton, Mass....

Item #678650

March 11, 1941

THE BOSTON POST, March 11, 1941 



* Strand Theatre fire disaster

* Firemen - firefighters

* Brockton, Massachusetts




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "TO RAISE FIRE VICTIMS' FUND" with subhead and related photo. (see) Coverage on the Strand Theatre fire in Brockton, Massachusetts.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, ... See More  

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678637

1869 Oakland, California...

Item #678637

November 13, 1871

OAKLAND DAILY TRANSCRIPT, California, November 14, 1871



* Rare Old West publication



This 4 page newspaper has news of the day with several interesting advertisements. With newspapers West of the Mississippi being very rare prior to 1900, here is an opportunity to get a issue from the old West back when cowboys, Indians, saloons, gold miners & gunfights were often seen on a regular basis.... See More  

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678636

"Helen the Serial Killer" arrested...

Item #678636

May 09, 1925

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1925



* Helene Auguste Geisen-Volk

* "Helen the Serial Killer" arrested

* Baby farming kidnapping & murder




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "22 BABIES HAVE DIED IN MRS. GEISEN-VOLK'S CARE WITHIN A YEAR" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the arrest of Helen Auguste Geisen-Volk, a infamous baby farmer who is accused of k... See More  

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678633

NYY Yankees cllinch pennant... Babe Ruth era...

Item #678633

September 29, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 29, 1928



* New York Yankees win AL pennant

* Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era

* Major league baseball - MLB




The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "YANKEES DEFEAT TIGERS; WIN PENNANT" with subheads and box scores. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in great condition.... See More  

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678629

Teddy Roosevelt visits Memphis, Tennessee...

Item #678629

October 04, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 4, 1907



* President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt

* Memphis, Tennessee visit and speech

* Development of the waterways




The top of the front page has a five column headline: "WE ARE LIVING TODAY IN AN AGE OF WATER DEVELOPMENT" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very... See More  

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678628

Early Willie Mosconi in 1938... pocket billiards....

Item #678628

March 10, 1938

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 10, 1938



* Early Willie Mosconi - pool

* Pocket billiards championship




The sport's section (page 24) has a one column heading: "MOSCONI CONQUERS RUDOLPH BY 125-70" with subheads. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high perc... See More  

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678627

California Alien Land Law of 1913...

Item #678627

May 19, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 19, 1913



* California Alien Land Law

* Governor Hiram Johnson signs

* Webb-Haney Act




The front page has a nice banner headline: "ALIEN LAND BILL IS SIGNED BY GOV. JOHNSON" 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 fragi... See More  

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678624

Babe Ruth visits Mexico City baseball game....

Item #678624

May 17, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1946



* Babe Ruth visits Mexico City



The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "BABE RUTH HAILED BY 15,000 MEXICANS" with subheads. Ruth made a public appearance at a baseball game in Mexico City. See images for text.  Ruth would pass away a little more than 2 years later.

Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in great condition.... See More  

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678622

Review & premiere of "Pee-wee's Big Adventure", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #678622

August 09, 1985

LOS ANGELES TIMES, August 9, 1985



* Best "Pee-wee's Big Adventure" film advertisement

* Grand Opening Day movie premiere review

* Adventure comedy - Tim Burton - Paul Reubens




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Pee wee's Big Adventure" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the enterta... See More  

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678621

Warner Oland death... Charlie Chan...

Item #678621

August 07, 1938

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 7, 1938



* Warner Oland death (1st report)

* Hollywood actor of Chinese characters

* Charlie Chan & Fu Manchu




The top of page 32 has a one column heading: "WARNER OLAND, 57, SCREEN STAR, DIES" with subheads and photo. (see) Nice to have in this World famous publication.

Complete 1st section only with 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. ... See More  

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678619

1969 Altamont Free Concert... Hells Angels...

Item #678619

December 11, 1969

THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, Dec. 11, 1969



* Infamous Altamont Free Concert "Woodstock West"

* Rolling Stones - death of Meredith Hunter by Hells Angels

* Santana - Jefferson Airplane - The Flying Burrito Brothers

* LSD infested - violent atmosphere described in detail




A great issue of this famous counter-culture newspaper as a detailed report by Grover Lewis on the infamous Alt... See More  

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678617

1907 Darr Mine disaster...

Item #678617

December 19, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 19, 1907



* Darr Mine disaster

* Rostraver Township

* Westmoreland County




The front page has a nice banner headline: "THE WORST MINE HORROR OF THEM ALL" 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.

Comple... See More  

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678616

"Raiders of the Lost Ark", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #678616

June 14, 1981

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 14, 1981 (Calendar section only)



* "Raiders of the Lost Ark" film

* Disneyland changes from A-E tickets to Full-Day Passports




The Calendar Section has an ad for the opening week of the Steven Spielberg - George Lucas film: "Raiders of the Lost Ark".

Additionally, Disneyland has a full page ad for their transition from A thru E tickets to all-day ... See More  

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678612

Automobile Number In 1912.....

Item #678612

January 06, 1912

HARPERS WEEKLY, N.Y., Jan. 6, 1912.

 

* Color Cover

* Automobile Number

* Lots Of Car Advertisements

* 1912 Original

* 36 Pages




This is the Annual Automobile Number as described in upper margin of the front page and is very displayable. Front page has a baby wearing a racing cap, driving a car with 1912 on the license plate, as Father Time crosses in front carrying an hour
... See More  

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678599

Stephen Austin's lengthy address on the situation in Texas...

Item #678599

April 19, 1836

RICHMOND ENQUIRER, Virginia, April 19, 1836  Half of the front page, and a full column on page 2 are taken up with a very detailed "Address Delivered by S. F. Austin of Texas to...the Second Presbyterian Church, Louisville, Kentucky, on the 7th of March, 1836" which ironically was the day after the Battle of the Alamo.

Austin begins with stating his purpose: "...with the most ... See More  

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678597

From the San Francisco Mission... Touring Oregon & Washington...

Item #678597

December 13, 1879

MISSION MIRROR, San Francisco, Dec. 13, 1879  Printed in the masthead is: "The only Paper Wholly Printed and Published at the Mission, a Locality Containing 20,000 Inhabitants."  This would be the famous Mission Delores, still located on 16th St. (see photos & the hyperlink).

Page 2 has a political notice supporting: "For president in 1880, Ulysses S. Grant, of Illino... See More  

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678594

Nellie Bly expose...

Item #678594

March 10, 1889

THE WORLD, New York, March 10, 1889  Nellie Bly is perhaps most famous for her trip around the world, which turned the fictional work by Jules Vernes' "Around the World in Eighty Days" into fact for the first time. But there were various other projects which consumed her journalistic career, perhaps most notably her undercover work in exposing the poor treatment of patients at t... See More  

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678592

Galapagos Islands, ten years before Darwin...

Item #678592

May 17, 1831

NEW YORK AMERICAN, May 17, 1831  The back page has nearly 2 1/2 columns taken up with: "Narrative Of A Mariner Left on An Island in the Pacific", being the Galapagos Islands. This narrative is a lengthy & very detailed account of this island, which would become more famous ten years later with the arrival of Charles Darwin.

Four pages, nice condition.

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678589

Supreme Court Blocks President...

Item #678589

June 03, 1952

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 3, 1952



* Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co vs. Sawyer

* Supreme Court decision checks Presidential Authority



The front page has a displayable photo and  a 4 column headline: "STEEL SEIZURE HELD INVALID; STRIKE CALLED IMMEDIATELY" which tells of the United States Supreme Court's decision that limited the power of the Presiden... See More  

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678588

Great issue on creation of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier...

Item #678588

November 11, 1921

THE BULLETIN, San Francisco, California, Nov. 11, 1921



* Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (1st report)

* Arlington cemetery - Armistice Day

* Terrific issue for display




 Although we have offered several newspapers on the beginning of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington Cemetery, none have been as graphic and displayable as this issue.

The large and bold banner headline announces... See More  

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678586

Microsoft reveals "WINDOWS" to the world...

Item #678586

November 11, 1983

LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 11, 1983



* Microsoft reveals "WINDOWS" to the world

* View multiple programs simultaneously

* Historic in the world of personal computers




The front page of the Business Section has the historic unveiling of Microsoft's new "WINDOWS" operating system: "Microsoft Joins 'Multiprogram' Product Field", which is continued... See More  

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678585

The Great Depression in NYC...

Item #678585

December 01, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 11 only, December 1, 1935



* The Great Depression

* Several case examples (100)




The front page of this section has a banner headline: "NEW YORK'S 100 NEEDIEST CASES" with related illustration. Lengthy text with 100 cases continues on pages 2, 3 & 4 with 2 more related prints. Nice for display.

Other topics throughout. Complete section 11 only wi... See More  

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678582

Prohibition ending in NYC....

Item #678582

March 26, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 26, 1933



* U.S. Prohibition ends in NYC

* Beer - liquor returns




The front page has one column headings: "CITY BEER SHORTAGE FEARED BY BREWERS" "New Jobs Put At 50,000" and more. (see) Much more on pages 2 & 3 with related photo. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete 1st section only with 32 pages, rag e... See More  

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678576

Desirable baseball issue... Cricket... "A Tale of Two Cities"...

Item #678576

October 15, 1859

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 15, 1859



* Centerfold print of a baseball game in progress



Half of the double page centerfold is a terrific illustration of: 'A Base Ball Match at the Elysian Fields, Hoboken' showing a game in progress. A very displayable print, showing almost the entire field. The other half shows a cricket match.

The frontpage shows: 'A German Beer Garden i... See More  

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678573

1913 Emma Goldman evicted from San Diego

Item #678573

May 30, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 20, 1913



* Emma Goldman eviction from S.D.

* Anarchist political activist - anarchy

* San Diego free speech fight




A terrific issue as the front page has a nice banner headline: "EMMA GOLDMAN, BEN REITMAN AND WILLIAM GERKE ARE TAKEN OUT OF CITY BY THE POLICE" with subheads and great pictorial. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition bein... See More  

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678571

First trans-Atlantic telegraph message: Queen Victoria to President Buchanan...

Item #678571

August 17, 1858

THE EASTERN ARGUS, Portland, Maine, Aug. 17, 1858



* Transatlantic telegraph cable

* 1st transmission - Atlantic Ocean




Page 2 has half a column with a report on the first telegraphic transmission across the Atlantic Ocean, headed: "Atlantic Telegraph!" "Queen Victoria's Message", her message to Buchanan reading: "Her Majesty desires to congratulate the President ... See More  

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678568

When Abraham Lincoln was an unknown...

Item #678568

July 22, 1848

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 22, 1848 



* Early in Abraham Lincoln' political career



This newspaper contains on the front page reports from the: "House of Representatives" which includes text of discussion, with each speaker's name noted in capital letters. "Mr. Lincoln" spoke twice (see photos). Additionally, page 4 has continued reporting f... See More  

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678561

Working towards a constitution for California... All is not good in California...

Item #678561

December 10, 1849

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, Dec. 10, 1849



* Monterey Convention

* California Statehood ?




 Over half of page 2 is taken up with: "The News From California", much of it having to do with the constitutional convention as they work towards statehood. Included as well: "To The People of California" and: "Proclamation To the People of California". ... See More  

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678557

On the victory at San Jacinto, and more...

Item #678557

June 13, 1836

BOSTON COURIER, June 13, 1836



* Battle of San Jacinto

* "Remember the Alamo"

* Texas Revolutuion

* War of Independence




The front page has a report on the Battle of San Jacinto with a small  heading: "Texas"  concerning the murder of Mexicans at the battle of San Jacinto by the Texas troops.

It begins: "The battle lasted 19 minutes and then commenced the... See More  

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678552

1913 Orville Wright's hydroplane test flights...

Item #678552

May 16, 1913

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 16, 1913



* Orville Wright Brothers

* Hydroplane test flights




The top of page 2 has a three column heading: "Orville Wright Flies Again For First Time Since Brother's Death; Perfects A New Hydroplane For Use During Floods" with subhead and 2 related photos. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp&quo... See More  

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678551

1904 San Diego city lots for sale map...

Item #678551

August 28, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, Section 2 only, San Diego, Aug. 28, 1907



* San Diego property lots for sale



Page 2 of this section has a full page advertisement for property in the San Diego area. (see)

Complete section 2 only with 6 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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678549

Country's leading women's suffrage publication...

Item #678549

October 20, 1900

THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., Oct. 20, 1900



* Rare title

* Women's suffrage




Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was ... See More  

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678548

Ford is sworn into office upon Nixon's resignation...

Item #678548

August 10, 1974

THE WASHINGTON POST, Aug. 10, 1974 



* President Richard Nixon resigns

* Best title to have




The 2-line banner headline announces: "Ford Becomes 38th President, Promises Openness and Candor" with a ftpg. photo of Nixon: "Sad, Emotional Nixon Bids Farewell to Staff" and a larger photo of Gerald R. Ford being sworn into office. Great to have this notable issue in the Wa... See More  

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678547

Boston Red Sox win the pennant...

Item #678547

October 02, 1967

THE BOSTON GLOBE, October 2, 1967  The front page has a very nice banner headline in red lettering that announces: "RED SOX Take Pennant As Historic Season Ends" with subheads and two related photos. Nice for display and great to have in a Boston paper. Rare as such.

Complete first section only with all 16 pages, very minor margin wear, nice condition.... See More  

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678546

Nice front page report on the Battle of Antietam...

Item #678546

October 02, 1862

THE KANSAS STATE JOURNAL, Lawrence, Oct. 2, 1862  The front page has 2 1/2 columns taken up with considerable detail on the battle of Antietam, the bloodiest day's fighting of the entire Civil War, both sides losing over 10,000 men.

The ftpg. also has: "Pike's Peak Correspondence" from Colorado which takes over 2 columns.

Four pages, nice condition.

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678545

A newspaper from the Virgin Islands...

Item #678545

June 30, 1925

THE BULLETIN, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, U.S.A., June 30, 1925  I believe this to be the first newspaper from Virgin Islands we have offered. A rather quaint newspaper of small size with various news tidbits and a wealth of ads.

Four pages, 9 b 12 inches, nice condition.

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678531

Best San Francisco earthquake issue to be had...

Item #678531

April 19, 1906

THE CALL-CHRONICLE-EXAMINER, San Francisco, California, April 19, 1906  This newspaper is destined to be--if not already--one of the premiere issues of the early 20th century.

See the photos for the great headlines and reports found not only on the front page but on all four pages.

Due to the destruction of the presses in San Francisco, these three separate & competing newspapers combin... See More  

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678530

Dramatic issue on the San Francisco earthquake...

Item #678530

April 18, 1906

OAKLAND HERALD--3:30 Edition, April 18, 1906 



* 1906 San Francisco earthquake

* Early 1st report on same day it happened




A quite rare newspaper, as not only is this not the more famous (and more common) San Francisco CALL-CHRONICLE-EXAMINER newspaper of April 19 but it is a day earlier yet equally as dramatic. Remember that Oakland is just across the bay from San Francisco.

The bold, ... See More  

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678526

Eye-witness accounts of the Battles of Lexington & Concord...

Item #678526

May 25, 1775

THE NEW-ENGLAND CHRONICLE OR THE ESSEX GAZETTE, Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 18-25, 1775  



* Battle of Lexington & Concord

* Eyewitnesses accounts




I'm not sure one could want a more notable front page--all consuming--than the content found on page one of this issue. It is entirely taken up with eleven very detailed eye-witness accounts of the historic Battle of Lexington &... See More  

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678524

1902 death of Frederick Temple...

Item #678524

December 23, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 23, 1902



* Frederick Temple death

* Archbishop of Canterbury

* English academic teacher




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE OLD PRIMATE HAS PASSED AWAY" 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 thi... See More  

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678520

Early Willie Mosconi... pocket billiards....

Item #678520

March 23, 1938

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1938



* Early Willie Mosconi - pool

* Pocket billiards championship




The sport's section (page 26) has a one column heading: "MOSCONI DEFEATS CARAS BT 125-75" with subheads. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.... See More  

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678516

Mark Twain gains his "first national headline"....

Item #678516

September 29, 1866

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Sept. 29, 1866 



* Early Mark Twain - Samuel Clemens

* Clipper "Hornet" disaster report

* First national headline for Twain




The most notable content would be the full page print: "Burning of the California Clipper 'Hornet', One Thousand Miles from Land" not so much for the print but for the accompanying article titled: "Bu... See More  

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678515

S.F. Mayor Eugene Schmitz jail sentence...

Item #678515

July 08, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 8, 1907



* Eugene "Handsome Gene" Schmitz

* San Francisco, California mayor

* Extortion & bribery jail sentence




The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIVE YEARS IN STATE'S PRISON FOR MAYOR EUGENE E. SCHMITZ" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pul... See More  

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678512

Prelude to Pearl Harbor ?...

Item #678512

July 24, 1941

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, War Extra, July 24, 1941



* Prelude to a Pearl Harbor attack ?

* Japanese invasion of French Indochina




The front page has a very nice banner headline: "JAPANESE TROOPS ENTER INDO-CHINA" with subhead. (see) Nice headline more than 4 months before the bombing of Pearl Harbor.

Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, light toning along the central fold, gene... See More  

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678511

A Chicago newspaper on the tax evasion case of Al Capone...

Item #678511

October 17, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 17, 1931 



* Gangster Al 'Scarface' Capone

* Day of the guilty verdict

* Infamous tax evasion trial

* Best title to be had - very rare




The front page has a one column heading: "FATE OF CAPONE WILL REST WITH THE JURY TODAY" with subhead and small photo of the leading prosecutor. Coverage continues on page 8. Capone would be found guilty on ... See More  

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678508

1907 Jimmy Britt vs. Battling Nelson boxing...

Item #678508

August 01, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 1, 1907



* Jimmy Britt vs. Battling Nelson

* World "White" lightweight title




The top of page 3 has a four column heading: "JIMMY BRITT THE VICTOR IN A TERRIFIC BATTLE" with subheads and round by round description. Lengthy text. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to fi... See More  

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678507

1913 Emmeline Pankhurst arrested...

Item #678507

May 26, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 26, 1913



* Emmeline Pankhurst arrested in London

* British suffragette - Woman's suffrage leader




The front page has a two column heading: "MRS. PANKHURST AGAIN PLACED UNDER ARREST" 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 ... See More  

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678506

1913 Long Beach, California pier disaster...

Item #678506

May 24, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 24, 1913



* Long Beach, California

* Municipal Auditorium

* Pier collapse disaster




The front page has a nice banner headline: "SCORES KILLED OR HURT IN LONG BEACH DISASTER" 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 fragil... See More  

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678505

1907 French Grand Prix motor race...

Item #678505

July 02, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 2, 1907



* 1907 French Grand Prix

* Automobile motor race

* Racecar driver Felice Nazzaro

* Dieppe, Northern France




The front page has a four column headline: "AN ITALIAN WON THE GRAND PRIX AUTOMOBILE RACE" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that a... See More  

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678504

1907 Bombardment of Casablanca...

Item #678504

August 06, 1907

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 6, 1907



* Bombardment of Casablanca

* French naval attack - battleships

* French conquest of Morocco




The front page has a nice banner headline: "CASA BLANCA BOMBARDED TODAY" 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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678500

Gandhi arrested for sedition...

Item #678500

March 11, 1922

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., March 11, 1922



* Mahatma Gandhi arrested



The front page has a one column heading: "Gandhi, Arrested, Urges Friends On" See image for brief text here.

Sixteen pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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678498

1901 Leavenworth, Kansas Negro lynching...

Item #678498

January 16, 1901

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 16, 1901



* Fred Alexander burned at the Stake

* Leavenworth, Kansas Negro lynching




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "BURNED AT STAKE" 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.

Compl... See More  

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678496

Anthracite Coal strike of 1902...

Item #678496

September 24, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 24, 1902



* Anthracite Coal strike of 1902

* Eastern Pennsylvania coalfields

* United Mine Workers of America




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "REIGN OF TERROR IN COAL REGION" with subhead. 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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678495

Robert Peary's 1898-1902 Arctic expedition....

Item #678495

September 18, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 18, 1902



* Arctic explorer Robert Peary

* 1898-1902 expedition ending




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "ARCTIC EXPEDITION RETURNING HOME" with subhead. 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.

Complet... See More  

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678494

Goldsboro, North Carolina captured in 1865....

Item #678494

March 22, 1865

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1865.



* Confederates falling apart

* Nearing the end of war

* Goldsboro NC North Carolina

* General William T. Sherman




Among the one column headings on the Civil War are: "NORTH CAROLINA" "Reported Junction Between Sherman and Schofield" "Goldsboro Occupied Without Fighting" "Army of the Potomac"and more.

Eight pages,... See More  

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678493

1929 autombile land speed record...

Item #678493

March 12, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1929



* Sir Henry O'Neil de Hane Segrave

* 1st ever to break the 200 MPH mark fame

* Breaks land speed automobile record 

* Daytona Beach, Florida - "Golden Arrow"




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SEGRAVE SMASHES AUTO SPEED RECORD IN DAZZLING DRIVE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 20... See More  

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678492

Explorer II high-altitude balloon flight...

Item #678492

November 11, 1935

THE DETROIT NEWS, November 11, 1935



* Explorer II high-altitude balloon record flight

* Albert W. Stephens & Orvil A. Anderson

* Stratosphere - Stratobowl in South Dakota

* 1st humans to witness the curvature of Earth




The front page has a banner headline: "2 Begin Balloon Hop to Stratosphere" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Complete with 32 pages, rag edition, light ... See More  

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678491

Battle of Verdun, France...

Item #678491

February 24, 1916

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., February 24, 1916 



* Battle of Verdun, France beginning

* World War I - WWI

* German vs. French armies




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GERMANS IN HARD DRIVE ON VERDUN" with subhead. (see) Coverage at the beginning of the Battle of Verdun in France. Some consider this to be the greatest and lengthiest battle in World history.

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678490

Roald Amundsen died at sea....

Item #678490

July 02, 1928

THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, July 2, 1928



* Roald Amundsen death

* Norwegian polar explorer




This 16 page newspaper has three column headline on the front page: "Report Amundsen Body Found In Sea Off Norway, Unverified; England Sends Planes to Hunt" with subheads.  Curious report here as history shows his body was never found.



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

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678489

Battle of Kwajalein ends in victory....

Item #678489

February 03, 1944

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, February 3, 1944



* Battle of Kwajalein Atoll ends with U.S. victory

* World War II Pacific Campaign vs. Japan

* Marhsall Island - Roi-Namur




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "MARINES TAKE ROI ISLAND, INVADE 2 MORE MARSHALLS" with subhead. (see)

Complete with 30 pages, light toning along the central fold, a little spine wear, g... See More  

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678481

1902 Corinth, Mississippi Negro lynching...

Item #678481

September 29, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 29, 1902



* Thomas Clark burned at the Stake

* Corinth, Mississippi Negro lynching




The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "NEGRO BURNED AT THE STAKE" 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 paper.

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678474

1902 fire on Spindletop.... Beaumont oil fields...

Item #678474

September 12, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 12, 1902



* Fire on Spindletop gushers

* Beaumont, Texas oil fields




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "TEXAS OIL FIELD SWEPT BY FIRE" 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 paper.

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678472

1902 eruption of Mount Pelee....

Item #678472

September 04, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 4, 1902



* 1902 Eruption of Mount Pelée

* Island of Martinque, France




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "FIRE FOLLOWED THE ERUPTIONS" 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 paper.

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