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689332

1937 New London, Texas School Explosion...

Item #689332

March 19, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 19, 1937



* New London, Texas school explosion



The front page has a great banner headline headline: "670 TEXAS SCHOOL CHILDREN AND TEACHERS KILLED IN BLAST!" with various subheads and related photo. Nice for display. Much more on pages 2 & 3.

Complete with all 36 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within a subh... See More  

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$88.00
688613

Walter (Martin) Niemöller arrested in Berlin....

Item #688613

July 26, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1937



* Reverend Walter Niemöller arrested

* Ant-Nazi theologian and Lutheran pastor

* Brother Martin "First they came..." statement fame




Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Nazis Jail Brother of Rev. Martin Niemoeller; Arrest Is Made Secretly After three Sermons" (see) First report coverage on anti-Nazi theologi... See More  

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688447

Robert Wadlow... Alton, Illinois giant...

Item #688447

April 07, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 7, 1937



* Robert Pershing Wadlow

* Alton, Illinois Giant

* Tallest man ever in the World
 



The top of page 29 has a one column heading: "CIRCUS GIANT BUSY ON FIRST DAY HERE" with subheads and photo. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.... See More  

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688316

Harriet Tubman's gravesite erected...

Item #688316

July 25, 1937

SECTION 2 ONLY of the New York Times, July 25, 1937



* Harriet Tubman - African American abolitionist

* Gravesite gravestone marker erection

* Auburn, Cayuga County, New York




Page 4 of this section has a small one column heading: "Mark Ex-Slave's Grave" with subhead: "Women at Auburn Honor 'Aunt Harriet' of 'Underground Railroad'" (see) First report ... See More  

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688315

Vincent Van Gogh letters to brother Theo (1937)...

Item #688315

May 30, 1937

BOOK REVIEW Section only of the New York Times, May 30, 1937



* Vincent Van Gogh - Dutch painter

* Letters to his brother Theo

* Katherine Woods book review




The front page of this section has a banner heading: "VAN GOGH'S LETTERS TO THEO; His Correspondence With His Brother Makes a Book of Rare Quality" with illustration of Van Gogh.

Complete book review section only with 20... See More  

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$33.00
688205

Bainbridge, Georgia lynching...

Item #688205

May 25, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 25, 1937



* Willie Reed negro lynching in Bainbridge, Georgia



The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "Body Of Slayer Dragged Around Square; Burned" First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Willie Reed at Bainbridge, Georgia.

Complete with 34 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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687953

Byron Nelson wins 1937 Masters golf tournament

Item #687953

April 05, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, April 5, 1937



* Byron Nelson wins Masters Tournament

* Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia




The front page of the sport's section (page 21) has a one column heading: "Augusta Golf Won By Nelson". (see) First report coverage on Byron Nelson winning the 1937 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia.

Complete with 30mpages, light toning and some wear ... See More  

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687896

War Admiral wins the Kentucky Derby...

Item #687896

May 09, 1937

SPORT'S SECTION only of the Detroit News, May 9, 1937 



* War Admiral - horse racing

* Kentucky Derby win (1st of 3 wins)

* Triple crown winner




The front page of this section has a banner headline: "War Admiral Leads All the Way To Win Derby" with subheads and 2 nice photos. (see) Full page pictorial is on page 9. (see)

Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport'... See More  

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687822

4th Masters golf tournament.... Byron Nelson photo...

Item #687822

April 03, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 3, 1937



* Fourth Masters Tournament (day 2)

* Byron Nelson and Bobby Jones photos

* Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia




The front page of the sport's section (page 21) has a seven column heading: "Byron Nelson Holds Masters Golf Lead With 138" with subheads. First report coverage on day 2 of the 1937 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia co... See More  

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687819

Abbeville, Alabama Negro lynching...

Item #687819

February 05, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 5, 1937 



* Wesley Johnson Negro lynching 

* Abbeville, Henry County, Alabama
 



The top of the front page has a small one column heading: "Acts to Impeach Sheriff After Alabama Lynching" (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negro Wes Johnson at Abbeville, Alabama.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40... See More  

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687511

Early 1937 Notre Dame basketball win...

Item #687511

February 04, 1937

SECTION TWO (Sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Feb. 4, 1937



* Notre Dame Fighting Irish basketball

* Early game vs. Purdue Boilermakers

* Nice headline for display - Johnny Moir




The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "NOTRE DAME DEFEATS PURDUE FIVE, 47 TO 40" with subheads, small photo of Johnny Moir and stats. (see) Nice for display.

Complete sectio... See More  

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687375

1937 court-packing plan... FDR...

Item #687375

February 06, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 6, 1937



* Judicial Procedures Reform Bill of 1937

* United States Supreme Court packing plan

* President Franklin D. Roosevelt - New Deal




The front page has a banner headline: "DEMANDS HIGH COURT OF 15" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Complete text of Roosevelt's message and more inside. Loads of text. Some related photos and heading on the ... See More  

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687362

Joe Louis to become champion for 1st time....

Item #687362

June 20, 1937

SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the the Chicago Tribune, June 20, 1937



* Joe Louis (Brown Bomber) vs. James Braddock

* World heavyweight boxing championship


* Site of the fight is established - best title (rare)



The front page of this section has a banner headline: "BRADDOCK FIGHTS LOUIS AT SOX PARK JUNE 22" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Nice for display. This would be ... See More  

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686899

Duke of Windsor Engagement in 1937...

Item #686899

May 05, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 5, 1937.

 

* Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII)

* Wallis Warfied Simpson , Duchess of Windsor

* Engagement - ring exchanged - engaged




The front page has a nice banner headline: "EDWARD GIVES WALLY A RING" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page.

Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edi
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686731

"First they came for the Socialists... then they came for me."

Martin Niemöller arrested in Berlin....

Item #686731

July 02, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1937



* Reverend Martin Niemöller arrested

* Ant-Nazi theologian and Lutheran pastor

* Famous "First they came..." statement fame




The front page has a one column heading: "NAZIS FINALLY PUT NIEMOELLER IN JAIL" with subheads that include: "Accuse Pastor of Slandering Notables and Calling for Opposition to Laws" "Court Trial ... See More  

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686722

War Admiral wins at Havre de Grace in 1937...

Item #686722

April 14, 1937

THE DETROIT NEWS, April 14, 1937 



* War Admiral - horse racing

* Calvert Purse at Havre de Grace, Maryland

* Pre Triple Crown Kentucky Derby win




The top of page 34 has a banner heading: "War Admiral Looms as Derby Threat After Impressive Victory" with subheads. (see)

Complete with 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.... See More  

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686719

Max Yergan... African American activist...

Item #686719

April 15, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1937



* African American Max Yergan

* 1st Negro to be a faculty member in NYC colleges ?

* Baptist Missionary - activist

* National Negro Congress president




Page 13 has a small one column heading: "Negro For College Post" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Yergan possibly becoming the first African-American faculty member ever hired at one ... See More  

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686457

Lindberghs return from self exile (visit)....

Item #686457

December 06, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 6, 1937



* Charles Lindbergh & family

* 1st & only visit to America

* Self exile in Europe (1935-39)




The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "LINDYS HOME FOR CHRISTMAS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. Lindbergh and his family lived in Europe from 1935 till 1939 because of the relentl... See More  

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686225

1937 Joe DiMaggio home run photo....

Item #686225

August 12, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 12, 1937



* Joe DiMaggio home run photo

* New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

* Race for American League pennant




The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline: "Red Sox Hopes for Pennant Crushed as Yanks Win Two and Lead by 11 1/2 Games" with subheads, box scores and photo of Joe DiMaggio crossing home plate after hitting a home home.

Other n... See More  

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685954

Flint, Michigan sit-down strike ends....

Item #685954

January 13, 1937

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Jan. 13, 1937



* Flint, Michigan sit-down strike ends

* United Automobile Workers (UAW) to Labor Union

* GM General Motors




The top of the front page has a four column headline : "1,200 Warrants Out for Strikers as Flint Grows Calm After Riot; Troops Stand By to Keep Peace" with subheads. (see) Great to have in a Detroit publication. Rare as such.

Complete ... See More  

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685763

Clem Sohn falls to his death...

Item #685763

April 26, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE April 26, 1937



* Clem Sohn killed

* Airshow dare-devil

* Parachute failure




The front page has a three column photo with small heading: "Hawk-Man Swoops To His Death" Also a two column heading: "Crowd Sees Fatal Flight Of Winged Daredevil" (see) First report coverage continues inside with photo.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day.

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685179

Amelia Earhart lost in 1937...

Item #685179

July 04, 1937

THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, July 4, 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart famous disappearance

* Searching the Pacific Ocean




The front page has a two column heading: "Amelia Earhart's Chance For Rescue Becomes Dim" with subhead. (see)

Complete 1st section only with 10 pages, light toning, a little margin wear with a few tiny tears, should be handled with care.... See More  

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684334

Amelia Earhart lost in 1937...

Item #684334

July 11, 1937

LOS ANGELES TIMES,  July 11, 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart famous disappearance

* Over the Pacific Ocean
- Fred Noonan



The front page has a two column heading: "Earhart Quest by Air Fails" with subhead (see images).



Incomplete issue containing the front and back leafs of the 1st section only (4 pages total), some central fold wear with archival mending on page 2 and minimal... See More  

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683466

Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth...

Item #683466

May 13, 1937

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, May 13, 1937



* King George VI & Queen Elizabeth

* Coronation at Westminster Abbey




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MILLIONS CHEER WHEN GEORGE VI IS CROWNED KING" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, ... See More  

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683145

SS Normandie breaks own speed record...

Item #683145

August 09, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 9, 1937



* Cunard liner SS Normandie

* Breaks own speed record

* Blue Riband - Atlantic Ocean




Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Normandie Tops Own Atlantic Speed Mark; Makes Eastward Crossing at 31.20 Knots". (see) First report coverage on the SS Normandie breaking it's own speed record for crossing the Atlantic Oc
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682834

SS Normandie breaks own speed record...

Item #682834

August 02, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1937



* Cunard liner SS Normandie

* Breaks speeds record

* Blue Riband - Atlantic Ocean




The front page has a one column heading: "NEW SPEED MARK SET BY NORMANDIE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the SS Normandie breaking the speed record for crossing the Atlantic Ocean . Always nice to have notable events in history reported in
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682381

Very dramatic on the Hindenburg disaster...

Item #682381

May 07, 1937

THE SEATTLE DAILY TIMES--EXTRA, Washington, May 7, 1937 



* Hindenburg airship disaster

* Lakehurst NJ New Jersey

* Nice photos for display




One of the more dramatic issues on the Hindenburg tragedy.

Above the masthead is: "SABOTAGE HINT IN ZEP BLAST ! " with a huge and very dramatic photo headed: "THE HINDENBURG IN FLAMES". The ftpg. subhead: "30 Dead Or Missi... See More  

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682345

Last major train robbery in the United States...

Item #682345

November 26, 1937

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., November 26, 1937



* Last major train robbery in the U.S.

* Deming, Luna County, New Mexico

* Henry Loftus and Harry Donaldson




You might call it the official end of the "Wild West", but in any case the two column heading near the bottom of the front page announces what is considered the last major train robbery in the country: "''Brooklyn... See More  

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$44.00
681095

USS Panay incident in 1937...

Item #681095

December 14, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 14, 1937 



* USS Panay incident - bombing

* Yangtze River, Nanjing, China
 



The front page has a nice banner headline: "FEAR 91 DEAD IN JAP BOMBING" with subheads. Nice for display. related photo, letter and map on the back page.

Complete with 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for ins... See More  

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679488

Scarce and valuable reference work...

Item #679488

January 01, 1937

This is one of the most desired, yet difficult to find, reference works for post-1820 American newspapers, essentially picking up where the Brigham work left off. This single volume is titled: "American Newspapers 1821 - 1936 - A Union List of Files Available In the United States and Canada" edited by Winifred Gregory, originally published in 1937 and reprinted in 1967.

This volume incl... See More  

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$228.00
679366

Valencia, Spain bombing in 1937....

Item #679366

May 29, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 29, 1937.



* Valencia, Spain bombing

* Spanish Civil War




The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "REBEL BOMBERS KILL 200 IN AIR RAID ON VALENCIA" with subhead and small map. (see)

Complete with 26 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.
... See More  

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$38.00
678902

The Elysian Park moving mountain...

Item #678902

November 27, 1937

LOS ANGELES HERALD EXPRESS--EXTRA, Saturday Pictorial, Nov. 27, 1937  



* Elysian Park's Incredible Moving Mountain of 1937



The banner headline above the masthead reports; "HUGE NEW SLIDE LOOMS AS L.A. MOUNTAIN CRASHES INTO DRIVE" with a ethos showing the historic Elysian Park "moving mountain" landslide.

Present are the outer leaves of the first section only, pa... See More  

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$42.00
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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$92.00
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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$42.00
677084

Duck Hill, Mississippi Negro lynchings...

Item #677084

April 14, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 14, 1937.



* Roosevelt Towns & Bootjack McDaniels Negro lynchings

* Duck Hill, Montgomery County, Mississippi




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

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677059

Death of radio transmission pioneer Marchese Guglielmo Marconi...

Item #677059

July 20, 1937

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



* Marchese Guglielmo Marconi death (1st report)

* Radiotelegraph inventor




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

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$75.00
676383

Battle of Shanghai begins in 1937...

Item #676383

August 16, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 16, 1937



* Battle of Shanghai, China

* Imperial Japanese Army




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

Other news, sports... See More  

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675731

Washington Redskins win Title in 1937.....

Item #675731

December 13, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 13, 1937.

 

* Washington Redskins win NFL football title

* USS Panay incident (1st report)

* Yangtze River, Nanjing, China




The sport's section (page 24) has a three column heading: "Baugh's 17 Passes for 352 Yards Give Redskins Pro Football Crown" with subheads.

Also of historic significance is a banner headline on the fro
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675563

1937 Brady Gang shootout....

Item #675563

October 18, 1937

THE GREENSBORO PATRIOT, N.C. (Weekly), October 18, 1937



* Al Brady Gang shootout

* Bangor ME Maine

* F.B.I. - G-Men agents (1st report)




The front page has a two column pictorial with heading: "Two Killers Reach End of the Trail" with brief text underneath. Coverage on the famous shootout in Bangor, Maine between the Brady gang and the F.B.I.

Complete with 8 pages, light toning a... See More  

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$57.00
675089

White River Monster hunted... Newport, Arkansas...

Item #675089

July 23, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1937



* White River Monster

* Newport, Arkansas folklore




The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "'MONSTER' HUNTED BY ARKANSAS DIVER" with subheads that include: "Town of Newport Makes Holiday as Deep Sea Man Seeks River 'Creature'" and more. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 38 page... See More  

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674084

1937 Milton, Florida Negro lynching...

Item #674084

October 05, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 5, 1937



* J.C. Evans Negro lynching - lynched

* Milton, Santa Rosa County, Florida




Page 13 has a one column heading: "Lynch Prisoner Taken Forcibly From Sherif" First report coverage on the lynching of Negro J.C. Evans in Milton, Florida. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.

Other news, sports and... See More  

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674071

Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black linked to KKK...

Item #674071

October 03, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 3, 1937



* Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black found to have Klan ties.



The front page has a two column heading: "BLACK'S SENATE SILENCE STILL PUZZLING CAPITAL; HIS SEATING NOW AWAITED" followed by an article which continues on page 2.  Page 2 also contains a full page of small articles from various newspapers around the country responding to the sc... See More  

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673592

Washington Redskins very 1st NFL football game...

Item #673592

September 17, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 17, 1937



* Washington Redskins 1st NFL football game

* Formerly the Boston Redskins




The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "RILEY SMITH AND REDSKINS BEAT GIANTS, 13 TO 3" with subhead and lineups. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st Washington Redskins NFL football game played.

Complete with all 42 pages, this is th... See More  

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$56.00
673281

Alcatraz Island Prison described...

Item #673281

May 23, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 2 only, May 23, 1937



* Alcatraz Island prison life described

* San Francisco Bay "The Rock"

* Al 'Scarface' Capone - Machine Gun Kelly




The front page of this section has a two column heading: "Alcatraz Said to Tame Hardest; Punishment Aims to 'Defeat Ego'" with subhead. (see)

Complete section 2  only with all 12 pages, r... See More  

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$34.00
672882

Amelia Earhart memorial (Eulogy) in 1937...

Item #672882

November 22, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 22, 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart memorial (death)

* Lost over the Pacific Ocean




The top of page 5 has a three column photo with heading: "Honoring The Memory Of A Famous Aviatrix" Also a one column heading: "TRIBUTES ARE PAID TO AMELIA EARHART" with subheads. (see) Was this her official funeral after being lost over the Pacific Ocean in early... See More  

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$52.00
672522

Curious little newspaper calling itself "The Smallest Newspaper in the World"...

Item #672522

November 19, 1937

THE MEARS NEWZ, Mears, Michigan, Nov. 19, 1937  This is a fascinating little newspaper which dubbed itself as: "The Smallest Newspaper in the World" as noted in the masthead. Created by one of the more interesting publishers in Michigan history, Swift Lathers, this weekly was just 4 pages & measured 5 1/4 by 7 1/4 inches.

It was usually hand delivered to subscribers, was filled... See More  

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$38.00
672443

Lincoln Tunnel opens (day of)...

Item #672443

December 21, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 21, 1937



* Opening of the Lincoln Tunnel (day of)



Page 3 has a four column diagram: "Principal Arteries Leading To And From The Lincoln Tunnel" Also a one column heading: "GOVERNORS TO OPEN NEW TUNNEL TODAY" with subheads. (see) Probably only found in a New York City publication.

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

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672305

Seabiscuit wins 1937 Brooklyn Handicap....

Item #672305

June 27, 1937

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 27, 1937



* Seabiscuit wins Brooklyn Handicap

* Aqueduct Racetrack, Queens, New York

* Thoroughbred racehorse racing

* Artist - sculptor - mental patient

* Veronica Gedeon - Easter murders




The top of page 4 of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "SEA BISCUIT WINS AQUEDUCT STAKE IN PHOTO FINISH" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on fa... See More  

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672132

Duke of Windsor Weds in 1937...

Item #672132

June 03, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 3, 1937.

 

* Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII)

* Wallis Warfied Simpson , Duchess of Windsor

* Wedding - marriage




The front page has a nice banner headline: "HURRY TO HONEYMOON HAVEN" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos on the back page.

Complete with all 44 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on v
... See More  

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$42.00
671533

War Admiral wins Preakness... triple crown...

Item #671533

May 16, 1937

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass. May 16, 1937



* War Admiral - horse racing

* Preakness Stakes win (2nd of 3 wins)

* Triple crown winner




The top of page 4 of the sport's section has a banner headline: "WAR ADMIRAL DEFEATS POMPOON BY NARROW MARGIN IN WINNING PREAKNESS" with subheads. (see) This was the 2nd of 3 historic wins for the famed horse in the hunt for the triple crown.

Co... See More  

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$58.00
670677

LaGuardia elected mayor of New York City...

Item #670677

November 03, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 3, 1937



* Fiorello Henry La Guardia

* Re-elected mayor of NYC

* Best title to be had ?



The front page has a nice banner headline: "LAGUARDIA IS RE-ELECTED BY 454,425" with subheads and photo of La Guardia. Nice for display. Great to have in this famous NYC title.

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

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$58.00
670454

Spectacular issue on the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge...

Item #670454

May 26, 1937

Golden Gate Bridge Edition of the SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, May 26, 1937 



* Golden Gate Bridge opening



There may not be a better newspaper covering the opening of the iconic Golden Gate Bridge than this, with a full front page page photo of the famous bridge. Great for display. More photos and various descriptions on the following pages. The bridge would officially open the following day... See More  

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$98.00
669914

Mary Harlan Lincoln death....

Item #669914

April 01, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 1, 1937



* Mary Harlan Lincoln death

* Robert Todd Lincoln's wife

* Abraham's daughter-in-law




The top of page 24 has a one column heading: "Mrs. Lincoln, Widow Of President's Son" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Mary Harlan Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's daughter-in-law.

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

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$42.00
669493

Dramatic photo of the Golden Gate Bridge construction disaster...

Item #669493

February 18, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, Feb. 18, 1937 



* Gold Gate Bridge disaster

* Construction workers fall




This is a single leaf being pages 19 & 20, yet an extremely dramatic one. It is captioned: "Exclusive Photo by Cameraman on Spot! - SPAN VICTIMS FALLING TO DOOM!"

The photo shows the collapsed safety net with errors pointing to 6 of the men falling to their deaths.

A single sh... See More  

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$88.00
667772

1937 Brady Gang shootout....

Item #667772

October 12, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, October 12, 1937



* Al Brady Gang shootout

* Bangor ME Maine

* F.B.I. - G-Men agents (1st report)




The front page has a nice headline: "G-Men Kill Outlaws in Gun Battle" with subheads. (see) More on page 9 with a few related photos. First report coverage on the famous shootout in Bangor, Maine between the Brady gang and the F.B.I.

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667669

Merle Vandenbush arrested... bank robbery...

Item #667669

February 26, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 26, 1937



* Merle Vandenbush arrest

* Public enemy bank robber

* Katonah, New York robbery




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "VANDENBUSH, OUTLAW, ROBS KATONAH BANK OF $17,600; TAKEN BY POLICE IN ARMONK" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues inside with related photo. (see)

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667419

1937 Sioux Falls S.D. powder house explosion....

Item #667419

January 01, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 1, 1937



* Sioux Falls, South Dakota

* Powder house explosion

* Robbery gone awry




Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Girl, Shot by Gang, Sees It Execute Member By Dynamite Which Rocks Sioux Falls, S.D." (see) First report coverage of the Sioux Falls, South Dakota powder house blast.

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666704

1937 Battle of the Overpass... Ford plant..

Item #666704

May 27, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 27, 1937



* Battle of the Overpass

* Ford Motor Company

* Rouge plant - UAW

* Dearborn, Michigan




The front page has a two column heading: "MORE ORGANIZERS BEATEN BY FORD MEN, SAYS UNION" with subheads. (see) Nice pictorial on page 2. Coverage on the Battle of the Overpass at Dearborn, Michigan.

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666519

Mussolini meets w/ Hitler in Germany photos...

Item #666519

October 03, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, October 3, 1937



* Benito Mussolini - Italy dictator

* Visits Adolph Hitler in Munich




The front page of this rotogravure section has 2 related photos of Mussolini meeting Adolph Hitler in Germany earlier in the week.

Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with 12 pages, a few small tape mends, tiny piece torn away at upper le... See More  

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666125

1937 Salem, Illinois bus crash disaster....

Item #666125

March 25, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, March 25, 1937



* Salem, Marion County, Illinois

* Skating troupe bus crash disaster




The front page has a banner headline: "17 DIE AS BUS CRASHES AND BURNS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the bus crash into a bridge at Salem, Illinois.

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665431

Joe Louis becomes Champion in 1937...

Item #665431

June 23, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 23, 1937

 

* Joe Louis wins World Boxing Heavyweight title
* James Braddock in defeat (1st report)



The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Louis Knocks Out Braddock In 8 Rounds" with subhead. (see)

The front page of the sport's section as a nice headline: "NEW CHAMPION!" with subheads and 4 related photos. Mo
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665420

Terrific issue on the Hindenburg tragedy...

Item #665420

May 07, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER--EXTRA, May 7, 1937 



* Hindenburg airship disaster

* Lakehurst NJ New Jersey




One of the very best, dramatic banner headlines we have offered on this historic catastrophe: "DIRIGIBLE HINDENBURG EXPLODES, 90 KILLED". A large front page photo shows the Hindenburg over the New York skyline, headed: "Giant Airliner That Fell in Flames", with the su... See More  

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665409

Editor Rollo Ogden 1937 death...

Item #665409

February 23, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 23, 1937 



* Rollo Ogden death (1st report)

* Editor of the New York Times 

* Best title to be had ?




The front page has two column headings surrounded by black borders: "Rollo Ogden Dead" "Editor of the Times" "Succumbs at 81 After a Week's Illness--A Leader in Journalism for Almost Half a Century" Continues on page th... See More  

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664943

Rape of Nanking... Chinese massacre

Item #664943

December 12, 1937

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, December 12, 1937.



* The Nanking China Rape Massacre

* Japanese troops entering city




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "JAPANESE TANKS LEAD NEW NANKING ASSAULT; WATERFRONT IN FLAMES" with subheads. (see)

Complete 1st section only with all 14 pages, light toning, some small binding holes and a little wear at the spine, general
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664523

Ranger wins 1937 America's Cup...

Item #664523

August 06, 1937

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., August 6, 1937



* U.S. Yacht Ranger vs. Endeavour II

* America's Cup victory at Newport RI




The front page has a two column heading: "Ranger Defeats Endeavour Fourth Time in Succession And Keeps Cup in U. S." with subhead and photo. (see).

Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.... See More  

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662945

1937 Wallis Warfield Simpson color photo...

Item #662945

January 02, 1937

COLOROTO SECTION only (picture) of the New York World-Telegram, January 2, 1937



* Wallis Warfield Simpson color photo & more

* re. King Edward VIII abdication




The front page of this section has a nice colored photo of Wallis Warfield Simpson. (see) Page 3 has a few more related photos (black & white).

Other photos of the day throughout. Complete Coloroto section only with 6 pages,... See More  

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662446

Scottsboro Boys rape case ends in 1937...

Item #662446

July 25, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, July 25, 1937



* Scottsboro Boys case ends



The front page has a one column heading: "Scottsboro Attack Case Ended" with subhead: "Four of Nine Defendants Freed" (see)

Complete with all 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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662416

1937 Golden Gate Bridge construction disaster...

Item #662416

February 18, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, February 18, 1937



* Gold Gate Bridge disaster

* Construction workers fall




The front page has a great banner headline above the masthead: "GATE SPAN TRAGEDY KILLS 10; WORK PLATFORM RIPS THROUGH SAFETY NET, PLUNGES 12 IN SEA" with subheads and related photo (see images). Nice for display.

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662392

Thoroughbred racehorse... War Admiral wins Belmont Stakes...

Item #662392

June 06, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 6, 1937 



* Thoroughbred racehorse 

* War Admiral wins Belmont Stakes 

* Triple Crown champion
 



The bottom of the front page of the sport's section (inside) has a nice banner headline: "WAR ADMIRAL WINS $25,000; TURF CLASSIC AT BELMONT" The top of page 2 of the sport's section has a six column headline: "WAR ADMIRAL WI... See More  

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662389

Amelia Earhart in 1937...

Item #662389

June 02, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 2, 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart around the World 2nd attempt

* Lockheed Electra 10E airplane (1st stage)




The front page has a one column heading: "Amelia Ends First Leg Hop" with subhead. Page 3 has a caricature of Earhart by Wolo Trutzschler. (see) First report coverage on her 2nd attempt to fly around the World which eventually lead to her f
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662364

Daredevil jumps off Oakland Bay Bridge in 1937...

Item #662364

March 23, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, March 23, 1937



* San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge dive

* Daredevil Ray Woods jumps off  w/ photos




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Daredevil Breaks Back in 186-Foot Leap Off Bridge" with subheads and large photo. (see) More on the following pages including a great full page pictorial. Probably only reported in a San Francisco area ... See More  

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662341

War Admiral's Triple Crown victories...

Item #662341

June 06, 1937

THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, a trio of issues dated May 9, 16, and June 6, 1937  Each issue reports one of the triple crown races won by War Admiral: the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, and the Belmont Stakes respectively. See the photos for the coverage and photos of each.

Each issue complete, various tears & some chipping at margins. The May 16 issue has a piece cut from the sports page bu... See More  

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662178

Lewis Yelland Andrews assassination in Nazareth...

Item #662178

September 27, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 27, 1937



* Lewis Yelland Andrews assassination

* Killed by Arab at Nazareth, Israel




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "British Chief in Galilee Killed By Arabs Near Nazareth Church" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of Lewis Yelland Andrews, British District Commissioner for the Gaillee during the British Ma... See More  

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661905

Death of John D. Rockefeller...

Item #661905

May 24, 1937

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, May 24, 1937 



* John D. Rockefeller death

* Oil tycoon & philanthropist




The top of the front page has a photo of "John D. Rockefeller, Sr." headed: "Dead Philanthropist". Also a banner headline announcing: "Federal Unemployment Insurance Held Valid" with related subheads.

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661691

German's Test their Luftwaffe in 1937....

Item #661691

April 28, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, April 28, 1937.



* German's test their Luftwaffe

* Bombing of Guernica




Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Rebel Planes Kill 800; Woman, Children Victims" (see)

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661690

Stockton cannery strike of 1937... spinach riot...

Item #661690

April 24, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, EXTRA, April 24, 1937



* Stockton cannery strike of 1937

* San Joaquin County, California

* Spinach riot - unions vs. growers




The front page has a great banner headline: "STOCKTON RIOT TRUCE" with subheads and nice photo. (see) Nice for display.

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661616

Jean Harlow's burial...

Hitler plans speech...

Item #661616

June 09, 1937

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 9, 1937  The front page carries a one column headline "Jean Harlow Buried Today" with subhead "Only William Powell and Members of the Family Admitted to the Chapel" "Hollywood in Mourning". This continues to page 8 where another article "Jean Harlow's Childhood Life was a Happy Affair; Guarded by H... See More  

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661588

Yankees win game 2 in 1937 World Series...

Item #661588

October 07, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Oct. 7, 1937



* New York Yankees vs. Giants

* World Series MLB Baseball (game 2)

* Lou Gehrig & Joe DiMaggio era




The front page has a terrific banner headline: "YANKS BEAT GIANTS AGAIN" with subheads, box scores, scoreboard above the masthead and inning by inning coverage. Great for display. More in the sport's section and nice to have in this unc... See More  

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661466

Battle of Shanghai begins in 1937...

Item #661466

August 16, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 16, 1937



* Battle of Shanghai, China

* Imperial Japanese Army




The front page has a banner headline: "140,000 BATTLING FOR SHANGHAI" with subheads. (see)

Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and some wear along the spine, generally nice. ... See More  

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661411

The day the Hindenburg blew up....

Item #661411

May 06, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD TELEGRAM, May 6, 1937



* LZ 129 Hindenburg's famous trip to America

* Pride of the Germans

* Day of the disaster




The front page a very interesting and I believe rare report of the Hindenburg flying over New York City just hours before it's fateful end. This newspaper was a unusual late afternoon-early evening NYC publication which made some events covered on the same ... See More  

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661401

Yankees win game 1 in 1937 World Series...

Item #661401

October 06, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Oct. 6, 1937



* New York Yankees vs. Giants

* World Series MLB Baseball (game 1)

* Lou Gehrig & Joe DiMaggio era




The front page has a terrific banner headline: "YANKEES DEFEAT GIANTS" with subheads, box scores, and scoreboard above the masthead. Great for display.More in the sport's section and nice to have in this uncommon NYC publication.

Compl... See More  

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661326

1937 Howard Hughes flight record...

Item #661326

January 19, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, January 19, 1937 



* Aviator Howard Hughes 

* Transcontinental airplane speed flight record 

* Los Angeles to New York City 



The front page has a three column headline: "Hughes Spans U. S. in 7 1/2 Hours Fighting Death at 20,000 Feet" with subhead and two related photos.

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661316

Death of famed actress Jean Harlow...

Item #661316

June 08, 1937

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 8, 1937 



* Actress Jean Harlow death (1st report)

* 1930's sex symbol - Blonde bombshell




The top of the front page has a photo headed: "Death Halts Glamorous Career" with the caption: "Jean Harlow - Filmdom lost one of its most luminous personalities in the death of Jean Harlow...was stricken with utremic poisoning following an... See More  

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661036

Death of Harley-Davidson founder, W. Davidson...

Item #661036

February 08, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 8, 1942



* Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Company

* Death of co-founder Walter Davidson




This 100 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 48 that read: "W. DAVIDSON DIES; CYCLE FIRM HEAD" and "Founded the Company in 1903 in Milwaukee With Two Brothers, Wm. Harley" and more (see images). This tells of the death of one of the original founder... See More  

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661017

Gypsy Rose Lee... Volume One, Number One issue...

Item #661017

June 01, 1937

FOTO, New York, NY, June, 1937



This is a Volume 1, Number 1 issue of this title.  The noteworthy content includes "Intimate Pictures Of...  Gypsy Rose Lee", "The Duke of Kent", and more.  However, the key feature of this issue is it's being the Premier Issue.



This is complete in 68 pages, measuring approximately 8.5 x 11.5 inches, and is in very nice co... See More  

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660964

1937 Cleveland Torso Murderer strikes again....

Item #660964

February 23, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Feb. 23, 1937



* Cleveland Torso Murderer

* Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run

* Serial killer strikes again




The front page has a one column heading: "8th Torso Is Found in Cleveland" with subhead. (see)

Complete with all 46 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice. ... See More  

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660944

Amelia Earhart in 1937 World flight...

Item #660944

March 18, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, March 18, 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart around the World attempt

* Lockheed Electra 10E airplane (1st stage)




The front page has a one column heading: "Miss Earhart Lands Plane in Honolulu" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on her attempt to fly around the World which eventually lead to her famous disappearance a few months later in whic
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660055

Early Nazis plan for sterilization of races...

Item #660055

October 31, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 31, 1937



* Jewish Holocaust prediction ?

* Extinction of Jews predicted

* Joachim Prinz - Jewish rabbi




The top of page 18 has a one column heading: "JEWS HELD DOOMED UNDER NAZI REGIME" with subheads. (see)

Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 42 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.... See More  

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659864

Hugo Black nominated... U.S. Supreme Court...

Item #659864

August 13, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1937



* Hugo Black - American politician and jurist

* Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court

* Klu Klux Klan - KKK member ?




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "SENATOR BLACK NOMINATED AS SUPREME COURT JUSTICE; QUICK CONFIRMATION BALKED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Hugo Black being nominate... See More  

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659651

Amelia Earhart lost in 1937...

Item #659651

July 15, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES,  July 15, 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart famous disappearance

* Over the Pacific Ocean
- Fred Noonan



The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "EARHART SEEKERS ENDURE FIERCE SUN" with subheads. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete  with all 44 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in very nice condit... See More  

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659635

Mussolini meets w/ Hitler in 1937 Germany...

Item #659635

September 26, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only, September 26, 1937



* Benito Mussolini - Italy dictator

* Visits Adolph Hitler for 1st time




The front page of this section has a nice banner pictorial regrading the meeting of Adolph and Benito Mussolini with heading: "Will The Rome-Berlin Axis Be Extended Into A Four Powered Pact?" with smaller subheads. (see)

Other topics throughout. Complete ... See More  

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659624

Satchel Paige as a pitcher in 1937...

Item #659624

September 20, 1937

NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1937 



* Rare Negro baseball league report

* Early Satchel Paige as pitcher




The sports page (pg. 29) has a one column wide report headed: "Negro Stars Annex No-Hit Contest, 2-0" "Beat Dominican Republic Nine Behind Pitcher Taylor--Also Down Minor Leaguers, 1-0". Near the end of the report is: "...Opposing Taylor was Satchell Paige, ... See More  

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659623

USS Wyoming 1937 explosion disaster...

Item #659623

February 19, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 19, 1937



* USS Wyoming (BB-32) disaster

* U. S. Navy battleship explosion

* United States Marines killed




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "6 DEAD, 10 HURT IN EXPLOSION ABOARD BATTLESHIP WYOMING; SHELL BURSTS IN GUN BREECH" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with photo of the warship.

Other news, sport... See More  

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657817

Hugo Black takes office.. U.S. Supreme Court...

Item #657817

August 18, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 18, 1937



* Hugo Black - American politician and jurist

* Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court

* Klu Klux Klan - KKK




The front page has a great banner headline: "BLACK GOES ON COURT, 63-16" with subheads and related cartoon. Nice for display. First report coverage on Hugo Black taking office as Associate Justice of the United Stat... See More  

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657635

1937 General Erich Ludendorff death...

Item #657635

December 20, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 20, 1937



* Erich Ludendorff death (1st report)

* German World War I - WWI general

* Battle of Liege & Tannenberg fame




The front page has a great banner headline: "GEN. VON LUDENDORFF IS DEAD" with subheads. Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 3 with small photo of Ludendorff. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history... See More  

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657602

Jake Kilrain death... bare knuckle boxer..

Item #657602

December 23, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 23, 1937



* Jake Kilrain death

* Heavyweight boxing

* Bare knuckle era




The front page of section 2 (sports) has one column heading: "JAKE KILRAIN, BARE KNUCKLE VETERAN, DIES" with 2  photos. First report coverage on death of famous bare knuckle boxer, Jake Kilrain. He was best knownfor his 76 round fight with John L. Sullivan, which was the las... See More  

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657447

Amelia Earhart lost in 1937...

Item #657447

July 16, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE,  July 16, 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart famous disappearance

* Over the Pacific Ocean
- Fred Noonan



The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "NAVAL BIRDMEN NEARING END OF AMELIA SEARCH" with subhead and related map. (see)

Complete with all 38 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional hol... See More  

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656946

Amelia Earhart lost in 1937...

Item #656946

July 18, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 18 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart famous disappearance

* Lost over the Pacific Ocean


* Search ending - dead ?



The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "NAVY HUNT FOR AMELIA EARHART TO END TONIGHT" with subhead. (see) She went missing over two weeks earlier. The search would officially end on this day. Always nice to have notable events in history repo... See More  

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656548

Seabiscuit wins in record time....

Item #656548

November 06, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 6, 1937



* Seabiscuit wins Riggs Handicap

* Pimlico Race Course

* Thoroughbred racehorse racing




The sport's section (page 24) has a one column heading: "Seabiscuit Sets Record; Takes Earnings Lead" and chart. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the Riggs Handicap at Baltimore, Maryland.

Complete with all 34 page... See More  

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656369

Memorial Day massacre...

Item #656369

May 31, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 31, 1937



* Memorial Day massacre

* Chicago Police Department

* "Little Steel Strike"



The front page has a great banner headline: "4 DEAD, 90 HURT IN STEEL RIOT" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 2 with list of the killed and wounded. Full back page pictorial with banner heading. Great to have from t... See More  

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