675740

Early issue from 1831 Long Island...

Item #675740

January 22, 1835

THE CORRECTOR, Sag Harbor, Long Island, New York, Jan. 22, 1831



* Rare high class community title

* Pre Civil War era




An early newspaper from Long Island with news of the day and a wealth of ads.

Four pages in nice condition.... See More  

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$38.00
675739

President-elect Abraham Lincoln...

Item #675739

February 28, 1861

NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 28, 1861 



* Abraham Lincoln as president-elect

* Pre Inauguration war tensions




The front page of this famous national newspaper reports the ominous events which would lead to the outbreak of the Civil War in less than two months as well as incoming administration of Abraham Lincoln, with one column headlines including: "The Proceedings of the Peace Convention... See More  

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675737

1937 airship Hindenburg disaster...

Item #675737

May 08, 1937

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, EXTRA, May 8, 1937



* Hindenburg rigid airship disaster

* Pride of Nazi Germany

* Lakehurst, New Jersey photos



The front page has a nice banner headline: "MAD SNIPER ZEP BLAST CLEW AS DEATH TOLL 34" with subheads and large photo of the burnt skeleton of the famous dirigible. Nice for display. More on page 2.

Complete 1st section only with pages 1-14, minor m... See More  

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675736

1856 Bleeding Kansas...

Item #675736

September 06, 1856

NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, September 6, 1856



* Bleeding Kansas

* Missouri border invasion




The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "The Kansas War" "Information Direct from the Scene of the Disturbances" "The Pro-Slavery Gatherings for Invasion" and more. Text takes up 3 full columns, all on the front page.

Other news of the day. Complete in ... See More  

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675735

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1668...

Item #675735

April 30, 1668

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 30, 1668



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had



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

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675734

1928 Wineville Chicken Coop murders...

Item #675734

September 17, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 17, 1928 



* Wineville Chicken Coop murders 

* Christine and Walter Collins 

* Gordon Stewart Northcott 

* Hollywood movie 'Changeling' fame




The top of page 16 has one column headings: "UPHOLDS BOY'S TALE OF 'MURDER FARM'" "Father of Accused California Youth Says He Knew Three Boys Were Slain" and mor... See More  

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675733

Dramatic report on the death of Woodrow Wilson...

Item #675733

February 04, 1924

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 4, 1924 



* Woodrow Wilson death (1st report)



The front page presents a very bold banner headline: "DEATH CALLS WILSON" with subheads & dramatically featured is a large photo of "Woodrow Wilson" with very wide, black mourning rules. Full page pictorial is on page 3.

Complete with 34pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, nice... See More  

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675732

1934 Marie Curie death...

Item #675732

July 05, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 5, 1934



* Marie Curie death (1st report)

* Discoverer of Radium

* Physicist and chemist




The top of page 23 has a one column heading: "MME. CURIE DIES A VICTIM OF HER WORK ON RADIUM" with subhead. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the blank spine... 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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675730

Actor Raymond Hitchcock death....

Item #675730

November 26, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 26, 1929



* Raymond Hitchcock death (1st report)

* Silent film & stage actor - Broadway




Page 31 has one column headings: "RAYMOND HITCHCOCK DIES IN CALIFORNIA" "Musical Comedy Star, Long Ill, Collapses at His Wife's Side in Automobile" "On Stage Nearly 40 Years" and more with photo. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publ... See More  

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675729

1953 Iranian coup d'état...

Item #675729

August 20, 1953

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., August 20, 1953



* 1953 Iranian coup d'état

* Mohammad Mosaddegh

* "Operation Boot" by British




The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Mossadegh Captured; Battle In Streets Of Iran" with subhead. (see)

Complete with 26 pages, light toning at the margins, some tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.... See More  

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675719

Jay Cooke ad from 1866... Financier of the Civil War...

Item #675719

September 04, 1866

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, September 4, 1866



* Jay Cooke & his banking house

* Financier of the Civil War

* Wall Street Panic of 1873 fame




Page 6 of this newspaper contains an advertisement for the: "Banking House of Jay Cooke & Co." with a few more details (see). Other high profile financier ads as well. (see)

The life of Jay Cooke and his considerable influence in b... See More  

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675715

Bloody Benders caught ?...

Item #675715

July 31, 1880

ST. LOUIS DAILY GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, July 31, 1880



* Bloody Benders

* Kansas serial killers




The top of page 4 has one column headings: "THE BUTCHER BAGGED" "Old Man Bender Identified by a Former Friend" and more. See image for text here.

Other news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.... See More  

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675714

Nice account of baseball games from shortly after the Civil war...

Item #675714

July 28, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 28, 1865 



* Early baseball games



The back page has:  "The Field - Base Ball" with summaries and box scores of three baseball games (see). The summary of the match between the Atlantics and the Empires states in part: "...Pratt pitched to perfection. Charley Smith took the position of catcher admirably....Start, Crane and Pratt did the tall batt... See More  

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675713

Michael Jordan shines in the Olympic games...

Item #675713

August 08, 1984

SUN-TIMES, Chicago Aug. 8, 1984



* Michael Jordan shines w/ photo

* U.S. men's Olympic basketball team

* In a Chicago publication, rare as such




The top of page 116 has a three column heading: "Situation is well in hand" with subhead and photo. (see) A nice article on Jordan prior to his pro debut. Text includes: "I don't think the pros realize how good he is..." ... See More  

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675712

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1700...

Item #675712

January 16, 1700

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 16, 1700



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had

* Turn of the 18th century




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

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675711

Lewis Cass for President... Southern slaves...

Item #675711

August 31, 1848

NEW HAMPSHIRE PATRIOT & STATE GAZETTE, Concord, Aug. 31, 1848



* Lewis Cass Political Ad

* Slavery & Martin Van Buren




The United States Presidential election of 1848 was the first election in which all states held their election on the same day. This also marked the 1st Tuesday of November as the fixed date for the national election.

This issue in particular has, at the top of the f... See More  

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675710

World War II set, an issue from each of the years...

Item #675710

January 01, 1942

(5) THE DAILY NEWS, New York  An interesting lot of five issues, each from the World War II years of 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, and 1945.

One of the great features of the Daily News is the format, as most of each front page of this tabloid-size newspaper is taken up with a headline and/or photo relating to the war.

Each issue has some inside pages removed but pages relating to the war were kep... See More  

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675708

General George S. Patton welcome home....

Item #675708

June 08, 1945

DAILY NEWS, New York City, June 8, 1945



* General George S. Patton

* Post World War II

* INCOMPLETE ISSUE




The front page has a photo showing Patton with his wife and heading: "The Boston Tea Party Was Dull....Compared to Patton's Return" Page 2 has a two column heading: "Bemedaled Patton Greeted by Boston" with photo. (see) Coverage on General George S. Patton's... See More  

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675706

MS St. Louis ocean liner... Jewish refugees...

Item #675706

June 06, 1939

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 6, 1939..



* German Ocean Liner MS St. Louis

* Jewish refugees are refused in Cuba

* "Voyage of the Damned" - Jews




The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "Jews On Roving Ship Win Right To Land In Cuba" with subhead. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.

Other news, sports and adver... See More  

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675704

Bonus Army conflict in Washington D.C...

Item #675704

June 08, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 17, 1932 



* Bonus Army conflict

* World War I veterans

* Washington D.C.




The top of the front page is a one column heading: "DRIVE BONUS PICKETS FROM WHITE HOUSE; POLICE ISOLATE AREA" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues inside with 3 related photos. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.

Oth... See More  

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675703

Nelson Mandela free... Donald Trump files for divorce...

Item #675703

February 13, 1990

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 13, 1990 



* Nelson Mandela freed

* South African president

* Donald Trump files for divorce




Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "'Overwhelmed' by Warm Reception, Mandela Says" with photo. Much more on page 8. Coverage on Nelson Mandela being released from prison after serving 27 years.

Also at the bottom of the front pa... See More  

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675701

Camp David Accords signed in 1979...

Item #675701

September 18, 1978

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 18, 1978



* Camp David Accords signed

* Anwar Sadat & Menachem Begin

* Egypt & Israel - Jimmy Carter




The front page has a nice banner headline: "'FRAMEWORK FOR PEACE; Begin, Sadat Pledge Treaty Within 3 Months" with subheads and related photo. (see)

Complete 1st section only with 30 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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675700

Indians on the warpath in 1874...

Item #675700

July 25, 1874

THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 25, 1874



* Sioux Indians & more - Native Amercians

* Generals Sherman, Sheridan and Custer




Page 6 has a lengthy article on the current situation in the Great Plains that takes over 2 1/2 columns with headings: "THE RED BARBARIANS" "Fresh Cruelties and Outrages by Our Pampered Outlaws" "Horrors of Human Torture and Butchery" and mor... See More  

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675698

Michael Jordan becoming a superstar w/ photo...

Item #675698

May 02, 1988

USA TODAY, Thursday, May 2, 1988



* Michael Jordan makes NBA history

* Chicago Bulls NBA basketball - playoffs

* 1st player to score 50+ points in consecutive games




Near the bottom of the front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "Jordan's 55 lifts Bulls to 2-0 lead" with photo of Jordan. (see)

Complete with all sections (38 pages), very nice condition.

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675697

1948 Hale Telescope dedication...

Item #675697

June 04, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1948



* Hale Telescope dedication

* Astronomer George Ellery Hale

* Palomar Observatory

* San Diego County, California




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Largest Telescope Dedicated To Man's Service at Palomar" with subhead. (see)

Complete with all 48 pages, rag edition in great condition.... See More  

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675666
Item #675666

January 16, 1966

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1966 (2nd section only)

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675650

1985 Microsoft Excel (1st version) advertisement...

Item #675650

November 25, 1985

USA TODAY, Nov. 25, 1985



* Microsoft Excel (first version) advertisement

* For Macintosh computers




Within section B is a nice double-page advertisement for the first version of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet. A very early and rare ad as there was no reason to keep this issue as there was no historic event that happened on this date. (see)

Complete with all sections (40 pages), nice condi... See More  

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675644

Ku Klux Klan war in South Carolina...

Item #675644

October 19, 1871

THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 19, 1871



* Ku Klux Klan

* South Carolina




Page 3 has one column headings: "MARTIAL LAW" "A Voice From South Carolina" "the Situation Described" and more. (see)

Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the folds, minor spine wear, generally nice.

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675643

General George Custer.. Black Hills' gold...

Item #675643

August 31, 1874

THE NEW YORK HERALD, August 31, 1874



* General George Armstrong Custer

* Black Hills gold - South Dakota expedition




The top of page 10 has one column headings that include: "THE LAND OF GOLD" "Discovery of the Precious Metal in the Back Hills" and more. (see)

Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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675642

John L. Sullivan vs. Tug Wilson...

Item #675642

July 19, 1882

THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Cleveland, Ohio, July 19, 1882



* John L. Sullivan

* Heavyweight boxing




Page 3 has one column headings: "Sick Sullivan" "He Suffers More Than His English opponent" "Wilson Challenges the Boston Boy to Fight for the Belt" (see)

Complete with 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.



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675641

Hauptmann charged with the murder of the Lindbergh baby...

Item #675641

September 21, 1934

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., September 21, 1934 



* Bruno Hauptmann arrested 

* Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping




The front page has a nice banner headline: "LINDBERGH CASE SOLVED BY ARREST AND FINDING OF MONEY, POLICE SAY" with subheads and small photo of Charles Jr. More on page 2.

Complete with all 36 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good.... See More  

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675621

Hammond, Indiana circus train wreck...

Item #675621

June 24, 1918

THE MORNING STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, June 24, 1918  This 8 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "CIRCUS DISASTER COST 85 LIVES", "Sixty-Two Bodies Taken from Wreck With Only 24 of Them Recognizable" and more. See photos for text on the Hammond circus train wreck.



Other news, sports and advertisments of the day. Light browning,... See More  

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675564

Death of "comic genius" Lucille Ball...

Item #675564

April 27, 1989

LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 27, 1989



* Lucille Ball death (1st report)

* Actress - comedienne -  model

* "I Love Lucy" television sitcom

* Best title to be had ?




The top of the ftpg. has four photos of Lucille Ball with a ftpg. report headed: "Lucille Ball Dies; TV's Comic Genius Was 77" with a related subhead. Much more on her on page 3, including two more relat... See More  

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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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675556

RMS Carpathia sunk by German U-55...

Item #675556

July 20, 1918

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass. July 20, 1918



* RMS Carpathia sunk by German submarine U-55

* Famous for rescuing the RMS Titanic survivors




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "CARPATHIA IS SUNK" with subheads and photo. (see) I wonder how many people knew that this ocean liner, famous for the rescue of the Titanic survivors actually was sunk by a German U-boat durin... See More  

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675555

Triple crown Seattle Slew loses 1st in 1977...

Item #675555

July 04, 1977

SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the Los Angeles Times, July 4, 1977



* Triple Crown winner Seattle Slew

* Thoroughbred horse racing

* Loses 1st race to J. O. Tobin




The top of the front page of this section has a banner headline: "J.O. TOBIN AND SHOE SLAY THE SLEW" with subheads and a few related photos. Nice for display. Great to have in this West Coast publication.

Sport's secti... See More  

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675554

Murderer and body snatcher Edward Gein...

Item #675554

November 21, 1957

THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, November 21, 1957



* Ed Gein caught & arrested

* Murderer and body snatcher

* Plainfield, Wisconsin butcher




The front page has a small one column heading: "Collector of Head Faces Murder Charge" (see) His killings, collecting of corpses and what he did with those bodies where portrayed in many movies including "Psycho" and "Silen... See More  

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675552

Wizard of Oz debut... opening day close...

Item #675552

August 11, 1939

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 11, 1939



* The Wizard of Oz

* Opening day advertisement (2 DAYS PRIOR)

* Judy Garland and more




Page 4 has an historic advertisement in early film history. See images for a 6 x 6 inch ad for the premiere of "The Wizard of Oz" in New York City. This was 6 days prior to it's grand opening. New York City was one of the first cities to release this ... See More  

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675551

Ted Drake's seven goals record soccer game...

Item #675551

December 15, 1935

NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, December 15, 1935



* Ted Drake - Arsenal football club (soccer)

* Villa Park, Aston, Birmingham, England

* Seven goals - top-flight record game




Page 4 of this section has a one column heading: "SOCCER MARK SET AS 60,000 LOOK ON" with subheads that include: "Seven Goals by Drake of Arsenal Best Under English League's New Rule"... See More  

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675550

Carrier USS Wasp sinking....

Item #675550

October 27, 1942

MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, October 27, 1942



* USS Aircraft Carrier Wasp sinking

* Battle of Guadacanal

* World War II - WWII




The front page has a four column heading: "3rd U. S. Losses Carrier Lost" with subhead: "Wasp Sinking Sept. 15 Heightens Gloom on Pacific Outlook" and photo. Coverage contines inside with another photo. (see) "This sinking actually happened... See More  

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675549

General George S. Patton death burial..

Item #675549

December 25, 1945

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 25, 1945



* General George S. Patton death burial

* Post World War II reports




The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "PATTON BURIED AT SIDE OF 3D ARMY PRIVATE" with subhead and related pictorial.

Complete with 32 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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675548

1927 Henry Ford murder attempt ?....

Item #675548

March 31, 1927

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 31, 1927



* Henry Ford assassination attempt ?

* Automobile magnate car wreck

* Best title to be had ?




The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "ATTEMPT TO KILL FORD FAILS" with subheads. Photo of Ford is on the back page.

Complete with 38 pages, light toning, some margin wear, more so along the spine, nice for display as such.... See More  

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675546

Clyde Barrow Gang Machine Gun Fight photo..

Item #675546

July 26, 1933

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE July 26, 1933.



* Clyde Barrow Gang

* Machine Gun Battle

* Outlaws Bonnie & Clyde

* Famous photo of capture (Blanche)




The bottom of the back page has a four column photo with heading: "Gang Of Bandit Suspects Engages In Machine Gun Battle With Iowa Posse; Two Captured" with brief text. Coverage on the machine gun battle with police at their woo
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675544

Fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.....

Item #675544

November 10, 1989

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 10, 1989 



* Fall of the Berlin Wall (1st report)

* Brandenburg Gate w/ photo



The top of the front page has a headline: "East Germany Opens Borders; Wall Has 'No More Meaning'" with subheads and related photo. More inside.

Complete 1sat section only with pages 1-44, very nice condition.... See More  

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675543

Preston Tucker indictment for fraud...

Item #675543

June 12, 1949

THE DETROIT NEWS, June 12, 1949



* Preston Tucker indicted for fraud

* Automobile designer & entrepreneur

* 1948 Tucker Sedan "Tucker Torpedo" fame




The front page has a one column heading: "Tucker Rips Autop Maker" with subhead. (see) Coverage on Preston Tucker's indictment for mail fraud. Great to have in a Detroit publication, rare as such.

Complete 1st sectio... See More  

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675542

Milk tradition at Indy 500 begins... Louis Meyer

Item #675542

May 31, 1936

NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, N.C. May 31, 1936



* Louis Meyer wins 3rd Indianapolis 500

* Automobile race at speedway - Indiana

* The drinking of milk tradition begins




The front page has a three column heading: "Louis Meyer Shatters Records In Third Indianapolis Victory" with subhead and related illustration. (see) No mention of him drinking milk in this report but history shows t... See More  

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675541

1994 Orange County, California bankruptcy...

Item #675541

December 07, 1994

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 7, 1994



* Orange County, California

* Files for Bankruptcy




The front page has a banner headline: "Orange County Files for Bankruptcy Protection as Creditor Seeks Payment" with subheads and related photo. Lengthy text continues inside. Nice to have in this famous West Coast publication.

Complete 1st section only with 34 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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675540

1893 Lizzie Borden murder trial ending...

Item #675540

June 09, 1893

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass., June 9, 1893 



* Lizzie Borden murder trial

* Fall River, Massachusetts

* Woman hatchet killings




Page 4 has an article with coverage on the Lizzie Borden murder case with heading: "Another Interesting Day" "In The Famous Borden Trial" "Fleet's Story Of Finding An Ax" and more. Lengthy text takes up over 6 columns.

Eight ... See More  

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675537

Lou Gehrig hits 4 home runs in a row....

Item #675537

June 04, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 4, 1932



* New York Yankees baseball

* Lou Gehrig (Iron Horse)

* 4 home runs in single game




The top of page 8 has a two column heading: "Gehrig Hits Four Consecutive Home Runs to Equal Record Of Robert Lowe Made in 1894" (see)

Complete with 10 pages, light toning at the margins, small tear along the top margin, generally nice.

 ... See More  

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