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703687

Clem Sohn falls to his death...

Item #703687

April 26, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 26, 1937



* Clem Sohn killed

* Airshow dare-devil

* Parachute failure




The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "'Bird Man' From Michigan Killed; Parachutes Fail" Related photo n the back page. (see images)

Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.... See More  

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703419

Japanese aerial bombing of Nanjing (Nanking), China

Item #703419

September 24, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Sept. 23, 1937.



* Nanjing - Canton & Nanking air raid bombing

* Japanese airplane raiders - pre massacre




The front page has a seven column heading: "Air Raiders Slay 3,000 in Canton" with subheads. (see images) More on page 3 with related photo.

Complete with all 48 pages, light toning and a minor wear, small binding holes along the spine, ge
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702902

Death of famed actress Jean Harlow...

Item #702902

June 08, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRTONICLE, California, 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: "HER UNPLAYED ROLE - Death Rewrote Her Script", which is followed by the related article: Death Ends Career of Jean Harlow. She was 26 years old. The article includes in part: "Jean Harlow, t... See More  

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702878

Harley Davidson founder death in 1937.....

Item #702878

April 22, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 22, 1937



* Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Company

* Death of co-founder William Davidson




Page 23 has one column headings: "WILLIAM DAVIDSON, MOTORCYCLE MAKER" "Harley-Davidson Vice President and a Veteran in His Field Dead in Milwaukee" "INVENTED MACHINE IN 1903" "One of 3 Brothers Who Joined a Chum in Enterprise That Started in Small... See More  

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702784

Blackwater Fire of 1937.... Cody, Wyomiong...

Item #702784

August 23, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 23, 1937 



* Blackwater Fire of 1937

* Cody, Wyoming - Park County

* Shoshone National Forest

* Firefighting - firefighters 



The top of the front page has a two column heading: "11 Burned to Death, 40 Hurt as Forest Fire Traps Scores" with subheads. (see images) First report coverage on the forest fire near Cody, Wyoming that left several fir... See More  

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702581

Seabiscuit wins San Juan Capistrano Handicap...

Item #702581

March 07, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 7, 1937



* Seabiscuit wins San Juan Capistrano Handicap

* Thoroughbred racehorse racing




Page 9 of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "Crowd of 45,000 Sees Seabiscuit Score in $10,000 Added Santa Anita Race" with subheads and racing summary. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, winning the San Juan Capistrano Han... See More  

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702552

Anti Nazi & Hitler rally in NYC, 1937...

Item #702552

March 16, 1937

NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1937



* Anti-Nazi, anti-Hitler rally

* Madison Square Garden

* John L. Lewis




This 46 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "LABOR DEMOCRACY IS BAR TO FASCISM, LEWIS SAYS HERE", "Tells 20,000 at Anti-Nazi Rally That the Workers Can Block Reaction", "Garden Crowd Cheers Wildly as Mayor, Johnson and Others Att... See More  

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702226

1937 Rape of Nanking... Chinese massacre

Item #702226

December 06, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 6, 1937.



* The Nanking China Rape Massacre

* Japanese troops about to enter city




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Bombers Set Nanking Afire; Foes Close In" with subhead. (see images) A little spine causes minor text loss to this report.

Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes and t
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702020

1937 dancer Jean de Koven murder...

Item #702020

December 09, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Dec. 9, 1937



* Jean de Koven murder in Paris, France

* American ballet dancer and tutor

* German killer Eugen Weidmann




The front page has a nice banner headline: "BROOKLYN DANCER MURDERED IN PARIS" with subheads and two photos. (see images) Nice for display. Eugen Weidmann was the last person to be executed in public in France.

Complete with 42 pages, li... See More  

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701942

1937 Folsom State Prison escape attempt...

Item #701942

September 20, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Sept. 20, 1937



* Folsom State Prison

* Prisoners escape attempt




The front page has a great banner headline: "3 SLAIN, 8 HURT AS FOLSOM BREAK FAILS" subheads and related photo. Nice for display. Much more on pages 2 & 3 with full page pictorial.

Complete with 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, mainly along the spine, generally ni... See More  

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701921

Lewis Yelland Andrews assassination in Nazareth...

Item #701921

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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701770

Partition Plan for Palestine cancelled in 1937....

Item #701770

June 15, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1937



* Partition Plan for Palestine cancelled

* Jewish State - Arabs objects




Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Plan to Divide Palestine Reported Dropped Because of Arab and Jewish Opposition" (see) 1st report coverage on the cancellation on the implementation of the Plan of Partition Palestine. The plan would eventually happ... See More  

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701430

1937 year in sports w/ photos....

Item #701430

December 26, 1937

SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, Dec. 26, 1937



* The year in sports for the year of 1937 w/ photos

* Lou Gehrig & Joe DiMaggio - Joe Louis & much more




This section is filled with the top sport's stories of the year with banner headlines, photos, and loads of text. Too much to mention here.

Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, light toning and some... See More  

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701266

1937 Lincoln Tunnel opens (day of)...

Item #701266

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.



Complete in 48 pages, light toning at the margins, small lib... See More  

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699232

Early Nazis plan for sterilization of races...

Item #699232

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 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.... See More  

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698880

Indiana Hoosiers Corbett Davis wins 1937 MVP...

Item #698880

December 19, 1937

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Dec. 19, 1937



* Corbett Davis wins Big Ten football MVP

* Indiana Hoosiers college football fullback

* Chicago Tribune Silver Football award




The front page of the sport's section has a nice banner headline for display: "DAVIS IS VOTED MOST VALUABLE IN BIG TEN" with subheads and illustrtation. (see images) Of course this is the only publication to repor... See More  

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698835

Battle of Shanghai begins in 1937...

Item #698835

August 17, 1937

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 17, 1937



* Battle of Shanghai, China

* Imperial Japanese Army




The front page has a nice banner headline: "MURDEROUS MOBS RUN AMUCK IN SHANGHAI, FIGHT FOR FOOD" with subheads. (see images) Nice for display. condition. More on the following pages with a few nice photos.

Complete with 28 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small bind... See More  

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698498

1937 Women's day massacre... steel riot...

Item #698498

June 20, 1937

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 20, 1937



* Women's Day Massacre in Youngstown, Ohio

* Steel Workers Organizing Committee riot

* Police treatment of steelworkers' wives




The top of the front page has a nice banner headline for display: "13 SHOT IN OHIO STEEL RIOT" with subheads. (see images) More on page 8.

Complete 1st section only with 17 pages, rag edition in great conditi... See More  

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697768

A Berlin newspaper from the Nazi era...

Item #697768

March 16, 1937

BERLINER ILLUSETRIRTE ZEITUNG (Berlin Illustrated Newspaper), Germany, February 6, 1936  This was the "Life" magazine of Germany from during the Nazi era of World War II. Pages 2 & 3 have a large photo showing Adolf Hitler addressing a crowd.  Several of the photos seem to be focused on the 1936 Winter Olympics.

The complete issue, very nice condition.

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697161

1937 Franklin D. Roosevelt's 2nd inauguration...

Item #697161

January 21, 1937

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 21, 1937



* President Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR 2nd inauguration



The top of the front page has a one heading: "Mr. Roosevelt Pledges Broad Social Reform" with subheads. Complete text of the inaugural address in on page 15. A few related photos on the back page.

Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp with... See More  

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697058

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

Item #697058

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 headings 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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696911

1937 Flint, Michigan sit-down strike ends....

Item #696911

February 11, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 11, 1937



* Flint, Michigan sit-down strike ends

* United Automobile Workers (UAW) to Labor Union

* GM General Motors




The front page has a great banner headline: "GEN. MOTORS STRIKE ENDED" with subheads. Nice for display. More on page 6. A few related photos are on the back page. (see images)

Complete with 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. ... See More  

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696904

1937 Brady Gang shootout....

Item #696904

October 13, 1937

THE DETROIT NEWS, October 13, 1937



* Al Brady Gang shootout

* Bangor ME Maine

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




The front page has a one column heading: "Brady Mob Terrorism Recounted" with subheads and related photo. The back page has two more related photos including one of Brady lying dead in the street. (see) First report coverage on the famous shootout in Bangor, Maine be... See More  

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696688

Seabiscuit wins Massachusetts Handicap...

Item #696688

August 08, 1937

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, August 8, 1937



* Seabiscuit wins Massachusetts Handicap

* Sufflok Downs, East Boston - "Masscap"

* Thoroughbred racehorse racing




The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "Seabiscuit Is Easy Victor in $50,000 Stake" with smaller subheads. Photo on the back page. (see images) First report coverage on famous raceh... See More  

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696502

Merle Vandenbush arrested... bank robbery...

Item #696502

February 26, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 26, 1937



* Merle Vandenbush arrest

* Public enemy bank robber

* Katonah, New York robbery




The front page has a one column heading: "Big Time Bank Robber Slips in Small Town" with small photo. Another photo of Vandenbush is on the back page. (see images)

Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spi... See More  

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696232

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

Item #696232

June 06, 1937

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, June 6, 1937 



* Thoroughbred racehorse 

* War Admiral wins Belmont Stakes 

* Triple Crown champion
 



The front page of the sport's section has a four column heading: "WAR ADMIRAL EQUALS THE AMERICAN RECORD IN WINNING BELMONT STAKE" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on War Admiral winning the triple crown.

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695989

Helen Tiernan... murder mommy...

Item #695989

May 17, 1937

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 17, 1937



* Helen Tiernan (Murder Mommy)

* Hatchet Murderess whose kids where in the way

* Brookhaven, Suffolk County, New York




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "MOTHER CONFESSES KILLING GIRL AND SLASHING THROAT OF HER SON; SHE WAS IN LOVE, THEY IN WAY" with subheads and photo of her injured son. (see) First report coverage on the ... See More  

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695668

Golfer Johnny Goodman wins 1937 U.S. Amateur

Item #695668

August 29, 1937

SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, August 29, 1937



* Johnny Goodman wins (1st report)

* United States Amateur Championship

* Omaha, Nebraska golfer




The front page of this section has a banner heading:  "JOHNNY GOODMAN WINS U. S. AMATEUR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP" with subhead. Nice photo on page 5. (see)

Complete section 2 only with 10 pages, this is the "... See More  

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695623

Battle of Shanghai (Bloody Saturday) in 1937...

Item #695623

August 29, 1937

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, August 29, 1937



* Battle of Shanghai, China

* Imperial Japanese Army

* "Bloody Saturday" bombings




The front page has a five column heading: "Japanese Bombs Kill 200 in Shanghai" with subheads. (see)

Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.... See More  

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695399

Howard Hughes wins Harmon Trophy....

Item #695399

March 01, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 1, 1937



* Aviator Howard Hughes

* Aviatrix Jean Batten

* Harmon Trophy presentation




Page 9 has a one column heading: "Air Prize For Hughes; Jean Batten Honored" with subhead and photos. See image for report here. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not.

Other news, sports and ... See More  

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695384

William Gillette death... Sherlock Holmes...

Item #695384

April 30, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 30, 1937



* William Gillette death

* American actor-manager

* Sherlock Holmes




Page 12 has a one column heading: "WM. GILLETTE, VETERAN ACTOR, DIES AT AGE OF 81" with subhead. Three related photos are on the back page. (see). First report coverage on the death of William Gillette, American actor-manager, playwright and stage manager. He was best remembe... See More  

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695046

Thomas Garrigue Masaryk 1937 death....

Item #695046

September 14, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 14, 1937



* Thomas Garrigue Masaryk death

* Czechoslovakia founder & 1st President




The front page has a one column heading: "Masaryk Dies; First Head of Czech Nation" Photo on the back page. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine... See More  

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694874

Joe Louis vs. Tommy Farr... Heaveyweight boxing...

Item #694874

August 31, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 31, 1937



* Joe Louis (Brown Bomber)

* Heavyweight boxing title fight

* Tommy Farr - British boxer




The front page has a six column headline: "Louis Wins, but Farr Fights All the Way" with subheads. The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "FARR HAS NO ALIBI; SEEKS ANOTHER CHANCED" with subheads and small photo of Farr... See More  

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694516

Amelia Earhart lost in 1937...

Item #694516

July 10, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE,  July 10, 1937.

 

* Amelia Earhart famous disappearance

* Over the Pacific Ocean
- Fred Noonan



The front page has a one column heading: "Navy Launches Final Phase of Earhart Hunt" Small related map on page 2. (see)

Complete with all 24 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings... See More  

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694428

The Brady Gang shootout in 1937...

Item #694428

May 26, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 26, 1937



* Al Brady Gang escape

* Goodland, Indiana

* Bank robbery




The front page has a great banner headline: "CIRCLE INDIANA KILLER GANG"  with subhead. Nice for display. A few related photos on the back page including one of Al Brady. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great... See More  

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694129

Amelia Earhart ends World flight tests....

Item #694129

March 10, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 10, 1937



* Amelia Earhart ends World Flight tests

* Famous disappearance over Pacific Ocean fame




Page 8 has has a one column heading: "Miss Earhart Ends World Flight Tests" with subhead. (see) This would be the flight that Earhart would never be seen again .

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning at the... See More  

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692417

Roman Catholic Church & Nazi Germany...

Item #692417

June 21, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1937



* Roman Catholic Church - publications

* Vatican City - Pope Pius XI - Rome

* Nazi Germany - Third Reich resistance




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "18 Catholic Printing Shops Reported Seized by Nazis" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this famous New York City publication.

Complete... See More  

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692336

North Pole-1 established...

Item #692336

May 22, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 22, 1937



* North Pole-1 established in Arctic Ocean

* First Russian manned drifting sea ice station

* Soviet scientist Otto Schmidt expedition




The front page has a one column heading: "11 Russians Fly to North Pole; Land on the Ice" First report coverage continues on page 8 with related map. (see)

Complete with 34 pages, rag edition in great condition.... See More  

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691425

Franklin D. Roosevelt's 2nd inauguration...

Item #691425

January 21, 1937

NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 21, 1937  The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ROOSEVELT PLEDGES WARFARE AGAINST POVERTY, BROADER AID FOR 'THOSE WHO HAVE TOO LITTLE'; THRONGS SEE INAUGURATION IN PELTING RAIN" with many subheads and a photo showing Roosevelt taking the oath of office.

The front page also has: "The Inaugural Address" which carries o... See More  

Item from Catalog 342 (released for May, 2024)

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691400

1937 Jagadish Chandra Bose death...

Item #691400

November 24, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 24, 1937



* Jagadish Chandra Bose death

* Indian polymath - scientist

* Biologist, physicist, botanist




The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "SIR JAGADISH BOSE, SCIENTIST, 78, DIES" with subheads. (see)

Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in great condition.



wikipedia notes: Jagadish Chandra Bose (30 November 1858 – 23 November 1... See More  

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691394

Mary Harlan Lincoln death....

Item #691394

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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691051

Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth...

Item #691051

May 13, 1937

ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, May 13, 1937



* King George VI & Queen Elizabeth

* Coronation at Westminster Abbey




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "GEORGE EMBARKS ON LIFE OF SERVICE TO BRITISH PEOPLE" with subhead and 2 related photos. (see)

Complete with 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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690928

Seabiscuit in dead heat at Laurel Park...

Item #690928

October 17, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 17, 1937



* Seabiscuit in dead heat w/ Heelfly

* Laurel Stakes - Maryland

* Thoroughbred racehorse racing




Page 11 of the sport's section (inside) has a banner headline: "Seabiscuit Races to Dead Heat With Hellfly Before 20,000 in Maryland" with subheads and racing summary. (see) First report coverage on famous racehorse, Seabiscuit, in a rare dead h... See More  

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690065

1937 Elihu Root death...

Item #690065

February 07, 1937

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 7, 1937



* Elihu Root death (1st report)

* Republican politician - statesman

* Secretary of State and War

* Nobel Peace Prize winner




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ELIHU ROOT, 92, DIES OF PNEUMONIA HERE; WORKER FOR PEACE" with subheads. (see) Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 38 with photo. Loads of text here.

Complete... See More  

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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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689167

Jews persecuted in Germany...

Item #689167

March 05, 1937

NEW YORK TIMES, March 5, 1937 



* Jewish persecution in Germany

* Prelude to the Holocaust

* Jews - Judaica




The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "90,000 FEWER JEWS UNDER HITLER RULE" "409,000 Professing Ones Still in Germany After 4 Years of Nazism, Report Shows" "Emigration Is Chief Goal" "24,000 Left Country in 1936--12,000 to 20,000 May Dep... See More  

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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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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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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.

... See More  

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$42.00
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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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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$48.00
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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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)

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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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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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683946

Early edition of the Hindenburg tragedy...

Item #683946

May 07, 1937

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER--EXTRA, May 7, 1937 



* Hindenburg airship disaster

* Lakehurst NJ New Jersey

* Nice headline & photos for display




This is obviously a very early edition as it does not contain a photo of the Hindenburg in flames as at least 3 other Examiner editions contained, nor does it contain internal pages with photos of the zeppelin.

The two line banner headline announc... See More  

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683944

Great issue on the death of John D. Rockefeller...

Item #683944

May 24, 1937

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER--EXTRA, May 24, 1937 



* John D. Rockefeller death

* Oil tycoon (nice headline w/ photos)




The front page has a very bold & large banner headline reporting: "ROCKEFELLER DIES ! " with subhead: "Oil Fortune Founder Succumbs in Florida; Ill for Only Two Days" with a very large photo of him. Inside has many photos of him, his family & his li... See More  

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683943

'Oh, the humanity!'... The Hindenburg explosion...

Item #683943

May 07, 1937

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER--EXTRA, May 7, 1937



* Hindenburg airship disaster

* Lakehurst NJ New Jersey

* Nice headline & photos for display




This is one of the better Hindenburg explosion issues we have offered.

See the photos for the dramatic, from page featuring the iconic photograph taken within seconds of the initial explosion showing the large ball of flames with the Hindenburg yet to h... See More  

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683913

Death of John D. Rockefeller...

Item #683913

May 24, 1937

DAILY NEWS, New York, May 24, 1937 



* John D. Rockefeller death (1st report)

* Oil tycoon & philanthropist




A great front page with over half taken up with: "JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER DIES AT 97" with a photo of him captioned "John D's Last Picture..." with a bit more.

Pages 3 and 4 have much more on him, with photos, and the doublepage centerfold is fill with p... See More  

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683559

Same-day report on the Hindenburg tragedy...

Item #683559

May 06, 1937

HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, May 6, 1937 



* Hindenburg rigid airship disaster

* Pride of Nazi Germany

* Lakehurst, New Jersey

* Nice headline for display




A rare opportunity for a same-day report on the explosion of the zeppelin Hindenburg, which explored moments before docking at Lakehurst, New Jersey in the early evening of May 6.

Virtually all East Coast and Midwest newspapers had... 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
... See More  

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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
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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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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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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.

Complete with all 28 page... See More  

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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.

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

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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.

Complete with all 44 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the s... See More  

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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
... 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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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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$33.00
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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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
... See More  

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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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$52.00
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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