687618

Large map of Burnside's accomplishments....

The death of Commodore Uriah P. Levy...

Item #687618

March 25, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, March 25, 1862  The most notable content within this issue is the very brief, but historic page 7 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, war of 1812 war hero, and credited as to having abolished the disciplinary procedure of flogging.

The front page has a map titled: "WHAT GENERAL BURNSIDE HAS ACCOMPLISHED, Scene of Op... See More  

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687617

Early mention of Abraham Lincoln in a national newspaper...

Item #687617

December 27, 1843

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Dec. 27 1843  The top of page 3 has a report headed: "Illinois" being an account of activities in the state Whig Convention in Springfield, mentioning in part: "...The following gentlemen were chosen as the Whig candidates for Presidential Electors: ABRAHAM LINCOLN: S. LISLE SMITH of Cook..." with more men listed.

This is an early mention of ... See More  

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$236.00
687613

Death of President Garfield...

Item #687613

September 20, 1881

NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, September 20, 1881 



* President James A. Garfield assassination

* 1st report of his death




The top of the first column is headed: "THE PRESIDENT DEAD" The Long Suffering Ended" "A Sudden and Painless Death" with additional subheads including: "A Painless Death" "Dread and Fear of the Last Hours" "The Death Unexpected By... See More  

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687612

Martha's Vineyard... Methodist Camp Meeting...

Item #687612

August 21, 1867

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, August 21, 1867  Page 1 provides considerable details concerning the Methodist Camp Meeting at Martha's Vineyard, known as Wesleyan Grove (or Wesleyan Camp Grove). Another article tells of a similar Camp Meeting in Hatfield. Although many of the gingerbread cottages remain, and a summer camp meeting schedule continues into the present, the popularity... See More  

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$75.00
687611

Thomas Edison and his new phonograph...

Item #687611

April 27, 1878

ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, April 27, 1878 



* Historic Phonograph invention

* Thomas Edison - inventor




Most of a column on page 11 is taken up with: "The Phonograph" "Edison Explains His Invention to the Washington Academy of Science". Subheads include: "Mr. Thomas A. Edison" "Edison In Person" "What the Phonograph is Like" which is very ... See More  

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$85.00
687610

Two accounts of Mosby's famous "Greenback Raid", in a Confederate newspaper.....

Item #687610

October 18, 1864

DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, October 18, 1864 



* John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader

* 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry

* Rare Confederate title




This newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy has much reporting on the Civil War, but perhaps the most significant is a back page account with heads: "From the Valley--Capture Of A Railroad Train" which includes in part: &... See More  

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687609

Wall Street Bailout tentatively reached...

Death of beloved actor Paul Newman...

Item #687609

September 28, 2008

LOS ANGELES TIMES, September 28, 2008



* Paul Newman's death report... in a Hollywood area newspaper

* $700-billion Wall Street bailout reached (tentative agreement)




The front page has: "Paul Newman, 1925 - 2008", followed by: "A leading man of film and philanthropy," which tell of the death of the beloved actor Paul Newman. Two photos are included. Additional photos ... See More  

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687608

Jewish population in Europe decimated by Hitler....

Item #687608

February 17, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1945



* The Jewish Holocaust summary

* Dr. Joseph Schwartz's estimation

* Adolph Hitler's Final Solution




Page 8 has a interesting report concerning the outcome of the Jewish Holocaust near the end of World War II with a two column heading: "Schwartz Says Only 1,500,000 Jews Are Left In Europe as Result of German Murders" (see) Dr. Joseph S... See More  

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687607

Babe Ruth re-signs with Red Sox...

Item #687607

January 15, 1918

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1918



* Early Babe Ruth (pre-fame)

* Boston Red Sox contract signing

* Major league baseball - MLB




This 24 page newspaper has a very small & discrete heading in the sport's section (page 15): "Babe Ruth Signs Contract". See photo for the very brief report on Ruth re-signing with the Boston Red Sox for the 1918 baseball season. Interesting th... See More  

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687597

Howard Hughes & his Spruce Goose...

Item #687597

August 10, 1947

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1947 



* Howard Hughes 

* H-4 Hercules (Spruce Goose) 

* He claims it can fly (1st report)
 



The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "HUGHES PROMISES TO EXILE HIMSELF IF BIG PLANE FAILS" "His Reputation Is Involved and He Will Quit U.S. if Craft Is Useless, He Tells Senators" "Army 'Hatred... See More  

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687596

Sugar Ray Robinson rematch title fight....

Item #687596

September 13, 1951

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, September 13, 1951



* Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Randolph Turpin

* Famous middleweight rematch title fight



The front page has a two column heading: "Ray Robinson Stops Randy Turpin in 10th To Regain Ring Title" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage continues in the sport's section.

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

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687584

Review of Justin Bieber's "Never Say Never"...

Item #687584

February 11, 2011

LOS ANGELES TIMES, February 11, 2011



* Review of Justin Bieber's "Never Say Never"

* Best newspaper to collect regarding this event

* Additional poster-sized ads for several other debuts




Page D-6 has: "Well, Beliebers will enjoy this," with supporting text and a small photo, which provides a review of the Justin Bieber movie, "Never Say Never." Poster-size... See More  

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687583

Printed on the run... Three General Orders...

A Memphis newspaper printed in Atlanta...

Item #687583

January 12, 1864

THE MEMPHIS DAILY APPEAL, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 12, 1864 



* A very rare Confederate title

* Publisher on the run - a Memphis newspaper printed in Atlanta

* Three General Orders and more




If the title and city of publication seem to be in conflict, they are not. This newspaper had a fascinating history during the Civil War--see the information at the bottom of this listing.

Among the ... See More  

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687582

On the Emancipation Proclamation and the Battle of Antietam...

Item #687582

October 04, 1862

DAILY COLUMBUS ENQUIRER, Georgia, Oct. 4, 1862  Certainly one of the less common Confederate titles from the Civil War. Columbus is in Southwest Georgia on the Alabama border very near Montgomery.

Among the various reports inside are: "Lincoln's War Policy" "Comments of the Northern Press on Lincoln's Abolition Proclamation" which concerns the recent Emancipation ... See More  

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687581

A two-issue set...

Peggy Fleming clinches path to Olympic Gold!

Item #687581

February 08, 1969

THE PARSONS SUN, Parsons, Kansas, February 8 & 9, 1968 (two issue set)



* Peggy Fleming clinches path to Olympic Gold!



The first issue has, in the Sports Section: "U.S. Ice Queen Has Wide Lead," with supporting text which tells of her having clinched a path to Olympic Gold victory. The issue of the day after also has the related article: "Peggy Is In Class By Herself."... See More  

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687580

Peggy Fleming wins Olympic Gold!

Item #687580

February 24, 1969

THE SPORTING NEWS, St. Louis, Missouri, February 24, 1968



* Peggy Fleming wins Olympic Gold!



The front page has: "Peggy Fleming - Olympic Queen," which tells of the page 11 featured report: "Olympic Victory Worth the Grind, Peggy Declares," with considerable details of her Olympic Gold Medal showing. Included is a related 4 by 6 inch photo. Peggy earned the U.S.'s onl... See More  

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687579

The Los Angeles Kings win the Stanley Cup...

Item #687579

June 12, 2012

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 12, 2012



* L.A. Kings win the Stanley Cup for the 1st time

* Best newspaper to collect regarding this event




The front page tells of the 1st time the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup Finals: "L.A.'S NEW ROYALTY," with subhead: "Kings turn tumult into triumph, capturing team's first Stanley Cup." A large photo with supporting text is fo... See More  

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687577

Beauregard's congratulations on Shiloh... Fort Jackson... Pulaski...

Item #687577

April 24, 1862

CHARLESTON DAILY COURIER, South Carolina, April 24, 1862 



* Battle of Shiloh - Pittsburg Landing - Beauregard's praise

* Fort Jackson... Fall of Pulaski...

* Rare Confederate title from the war origin




This was one of only a few newspapers which printed: "Confederate States of America" in the dateline (see images).

Perhaps the best items is: "Gen. Beauregard's A... See More  

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687576

Civil War map shows Eastern Virginia... Siege of Yorktown...

Item #687576

April 21, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 21, 1862 



* Virginia Civil War map

* Siege of Yorktown

* Battle of Lee's Mill




The front page features a nice & very detailed map headed: "The Seat Of War In Eastern Virginia." plus there are one column heads including: "From McDowell's Department" "Brilliant Dash at Fredericksburg" "Our Troops Occupy the Suburbs&qu... See More  

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687575

American merchants distressed... An encounter with a great whale..

Item #687575

January 21, 1768

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, January 21, 1768  The front page has reports from America - two from Boston and another from Providence, Rhode Island. One of the former gives details of an unusual encounter with a great whale, and the latter briefly mentions the distress that merchants are experiencing due to the importation of goods and the additional burdens which have been placed upon them. Page 6 h... See More  

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687573

The off-broadway beginning of "A Chorus Line"...

Item #687573

June 02, 1975

THE VILLAGE VOICE, New York, June 2, 1975



* A Chorus Line is Reviewed pre-Broadway

* Off-Broadway at the Public Theater

* Michael Bennett, Marvin Hamlisch, Nicholas Dante, & James Kirkwood Jr

* The issue is from the Village Voice's own collection




A great issue reporting the very beginning of what would become a Broadway mega hit, "A Chorus Line". This issue reviews the m... See More  

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687572

China Clipper maiden trans-pacific flight... 1st of its kind...

Item #687572

November 24, 1935

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, November 24, 1935  This 50+ page newspaper has two column headlines on the front page: "Hawaii Hails China Clipper; To Make Second Lap Today" "First Trans-Pacific Airmail Plane Ends Perfect 2400-Mile Flight at Honolulu--Engineering Officer Describes Its easy 'Half-Throttle' Trip"



Tells of the maiden flight of th... See More  

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687566

Neil Armstrong steps on the moon in 1969...

Item #687566

July 21, 1969

WAPAKONETA DAILY NEWS, Ohio, July 21, 1969  A great issue on this significant event as this newspaper is from Neil Armstrong's hometown. Typically issues of this date carried a headline "Man Walks On Moon" but this hometown newspaper personalized the report honoring their local hero with: "NEIL STEPS ON THE MOON".

This is likely the only newspaper in the country with ... See More  

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687473

Nazi pilot Peter Krug captured...

Item #687473

April 22, 1942

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 22, 1942



* Nazi pilot Peter Krug captured

* Max Stephan w/ photo




The front page has a nice banner headline: "ESCAPED NAZI FLIER KRUG BELIEVED NABBED IN TEXAS" with subheads and photo of Peter Krug's abettor who would be found guilty of treason.

Complete with 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins.... See More  

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687472

Al Capone freed from prison....

Item #687472

November 17, 1939

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE November 17, 1939



* Al 'Scarface" Capone freed from prison

* Chicago gangster becomes a free man




The front page has a two column heading: "G-Men Guarding Capone, Critically Ill in Hospital". (see) Coverage continues on  page 8 with photo of Capone.

Thirty pages, light toning and wear at the margins with some small binding holes along the spi... See More  

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687471

Kurt Schuschnigg becomes chancellor of Austria...

Item #687471

July 30, 1934

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, July 30, 1934



* Chancellor Kurt Schuschnigg

* Federal State of Austria

* Foe of Adolph Hitler




The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Monarchist Named Austrian Chancellor as Nazis' Seizure of Vienna Is Feared; Allies May Brand Berlin Guilty in Crisis" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on Kurt Schuschnigg becoming the 1... See More  

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687470

1921 ZR-2 - R38 class airship disaster....

Item #687470

August 25, 1921

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 25, 1921



* ZR-2 disaster

* R38 class airship



The top of the front page has a banner headline: "GIANT AIRSHIP BURSTS; 44 DIE" with subheads. More on pages 2 & 3 with related pictorial.

Complete with 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally good.



wikipedia notes: On 23 August 1921, ZR-2 was d... See More  

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687469

Fleagle gang .... Lamar, Colorado robbery...

Item #687469

May 26, 1928

THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, May 26, 1928



* Fleagle Gang  & the Lamar, Colorado bank robbery

* American bank robbers & murderers hunted




The front page has a nice banner headline: "PLANES HUNT FLEEING KILLERS" with subheads. Coverage on the hunt for the Fleagle Gang just after the Lamar , Colorado bank robbery. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the ... See More  

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687467

1921 Battle of Blair Mountain...

Item #687467

August 31, 1921

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Aug. 31, 1921



* Battle of Blair Mountain

* Logan County, West Virginia




The front page has a nice banner headline: "'DISPERSE,' U.S. TELLS MINERS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Coverage on the Battle of Blair Mountain in the coal regions of West Virginia. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.... See More  

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687466

Ben Hogan wins 1953 Masters golf tournament

Item #687466

April 13, 1953

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., April 13, 1953



* Ben Hogan wins Masters Tournament

* Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia




The sport's section (page 5) has a one column heading: "Ben Hogan" (see) First report coverage on Ben Hogan winning the 1953 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Unfortunate for the small report here but still a first report.

Complete with all ... See More  

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687465

First Trans-Pacific flight to Australia in 1928...

Item #687465

June 04, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 4, 1928 



* 1st Trans-pacific airplane flight (during)

* Southern Cross monoplane to Australia


* Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith 



The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIJI FLYERS RIDE OUT STORM" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Some related photos are on the back page.

Complete with all 46 pages, this is the "rag edition&... See More  

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687463

1928 Pineapple Primary in Chicago... gangland...

Item #687463

April 11, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 11, 1928



* Pineapple Primary in Chicago

* William Hale Thompson - Big Bill

* Gangster era elections - corruption

* Best publication to be had (very rare)



The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "EMMERSON WINS BY 440,000; Swanson Beats State's Attorney Crowe by 120,000" with subheads. (see) More on the following pages. First report ... See More  

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687462

1931 Alabama Rose Bowl football win

Item #687462

January 02, 1931

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, January 2, 1931



* Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Washington State



The top of page 12 has a seven column headline: "Alabama's Long Passing Attack Bewilders Washington State" with subheads, play by play descriptions and lineups.

Complete with 28 pages, some wear at the central fold and spine, with a little unrelated text loss, otherwis... See More  

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687461

Helen Jacobs wins 1933 US Open....

Item #687461

August 27, 1933

SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, August 27, 1933



* Helen Jacobs vs. Helen Wills Moody

* US Open tennis championships




The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "HELEN JACOBS WINS; MRS. MOODY QUITS COURT" with subheads. Nice for display. Photo of Jacobs on page 3. First report coverage on Helen Jacobs winning the 1933 United States Open Tennis... See More  

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687457

Amelia Earhart flies solo across the Atlantic...

Item #687457

May 21, 1932

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 21, 1932 



* Amelia Earhart - transatlantic flight

* 1st woman to achieve solo

* Airplane flight begins (1st report)




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "AMELIA PUTNAM STARTS HOP TO PARIS EXACTLY FIVE YEARS AFTER LINDBERGH'S TAKEOFF" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2. (see) This was the fir... See More  

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687391

1952 Gen. Francis Dodd hostage release...

Item #687391

May 12, 1952

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1952



* General Francis Dodd

* Korean War hostage release

* Geojedo Island, South Korea




The top of the front page has a three column photo with heading: "Released General Greeted On Arrival In Seoul" Also a one column heading: "NEWS ON GEN. DODD WITHHELD BY ARMY AS INQUIRY STARTS" with subheads. (see)

Complete with 44 pages, light toning at ... See More  

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687388

Jewish Holocaust becomes a public reality...Nazi atrocities...

Item #687388

September 03, 1942

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Sept. 3, 1942 



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time 

* Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations 

* Terezin military fortress - Czech Republic




The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "Horror Treatment of Jews Is Charged" with lead-in: "Living Death In A Nazi Dungeon". See images for coverage on the atrocities in Nazi-occu... See More  

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687386

SS United States ocean liner 1st trial run...

Item #687386

May 15, 1952

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1952



* SS United States ocean liner

* First trial run - Newport News

* Future Blue Riband - Atlantic Ocean




The top of the front page has a four column photo with heading: "American Superliner Begins Her First Trial Run" with text. First report coverage on the SS United States making her first trial run after completing construction.

Complet
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687383

1945 USS California (BB-44)... Japanese kamikaze attacks....

Item #687383

July 28, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 28, 1945



* USS California (BB-44) - Tennessee-class battleship

* Japanese kamikazes - Battle of Lingayen Gulf




The bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Kamikaze Hits the California; Battleship Fights On; Losses 203". This is on the Japanese kamikaze attacks on the USS California during the Battle of Lingayen Gulf. Reporting on many disasters ... See More  

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687382

Nile Kinnick wins 1939 Heisman Trophy...

Item #687382

December 07, 1939

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 7, 1939 



* Nile Kinnick wins Heisman Trophy (1st report) 

* Iowa Hawkeyes - NCAA college football
 



The front page of section 3 (sports pg. 27) has a one column heading: "Kinnick Gets real Workout Signing Name" (see)

Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.



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687376

Princess Anne, Maryland Negro lynching...

Item #687376

October 19, 1933

THE SCRANTON TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 19, 1933.



* George Armwood Negro lynched

* Princess Anne, Maryland

* Last lynching in the state




The top of page 2 has a terrific banner headline: "MARYLAND NEGRO LYNCHED" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the lynching of Negro George Armwood in Princess Anne, Maryland.

Complete with 28 pages, light toning and some wear at th... 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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687371

1813 Death of the "Gerrymander"...

Item #687371

April 07, 1813

BOSTON GAZETTE, April 8, 1813 



* Death of the "Gerrymander"

* Governor Elbridge Gerry




Page 3 begins with an interesting article headed: "The Gerrymander", essentially a report of its death. The "gerrymander" was--and remains to this day--a controversial political maneuver used to reshape voting districts in order to favor a political party. It was named fo... See More  

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687370

Freedom of the Press goes to Supreme Court...

Item #687370

June 02, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1931



* Near vs. Minnesota re. freedom of the press

* Landmark United States Supreme Court decision




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "'PRESS GAG' BARRED BY SUPREME COURT; MINNESOTA LAW HIT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside. First report coverage on the Near v. Minnesota landmark United States Supreme Court de... See More  

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687369

The California bandit is finally captured...

Item #687369

May 15, 1874

NEW YORK TIMES, May 15, 1874 



* Californio bandido

* Los Angeles outlaw




The front page has a report of the capture of the infamous bandit Tiburcio Vasquez. Vasquez was a Mexican bandit who was active in California from as early as 1857 until his capture. The Vasquez Rocks, the steep, sloped rocks about 40 miles north of Los Angeles, were one of his many hideouts and received their name... See More  

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687365

1945 USS Bunker Hill... Japanese kamikaze attacks....

Item #687365

June 28, 1945

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., June 28, 1945



* USS Bunker Hill - Essex-class aircraft carrier

* Invasion of Okinawa - Kamikazes attack




The front page has a two column heading: "Bunker Hill Hit by Two Suicide Planes Will Fight Again" with 3 related photos above the masthead. (see) First report coverage on the Japanese kamikaze attacks on the USS Bunker Hill during the invasion of Ok... See More  

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687364

1930 Chicago gangland war in full swing...

Item #687364

November 17, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 17, 1928



* Capone and Bugs Moran mention

* Chicago gangland wars

* Al 'Scarface' Capone era

* Prohibition & great depression

* Best title to be had - rare as such




The front page has a great banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "SLAY RACKET BOSS AT DESK" with subheads. (see) Two related photos and heading are... See More  

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$62.00
687363

Japan surrenders, ending World War II...

Item #687363

August 14, 1945

THE BOSTON HERALD, Aug. 14, 1945 



* World War II ends

* Japanese surrenders

* Nice headline for display




The front pages has a banner headline: "TOKYO SAYS JAPS QUIT" and more with subheads and related photo. Nice for display.

Complete with 16 pages, a little spine and central fold wear, generally good.... 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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687361

Abortions ruled legal: Roe vs. Wade decision...

Item #687361

January 23, 1973

AKRON BEACON JOURNAL, Ohio, Jan. 23, 1973



* Abortion made legal

* Roe v. Wade decision

* U.S. Supreme Court

*** Front leaf only ***




This is the front leaf only. The front page has the Supreme Court's landmark decision on Roe v. Wade. While some of the coverage was continued onto inside pages which are not present, finding issues with the Roe v. Wade decision are quite rare.

The 3 col... See More  

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