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689005

Prohibition era home brewery declared illegal....

Item #689005

May 06, 1930

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 6, 1930



* Home brewery appliances made illegal

* United States Supreme Court decision




The front page has a five column heading: "Home Brew Apparatus Ruled Illegal" with subheads. (see) This was a United States Supreme Court decision. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression... See More  

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688990

Pacific Southwest Airlines Flight 182 disaster....

Item #688990

September 26, 1978

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 26, 1978



* Pacific Southwest Airlines Flight 182

* Boeing 727 airplane collision disaster




The front page has a banner headline: "147 DIE IN SAN DIEGO AIR COLLISION" with subheads and 2 related photos. More inside.

Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, nice condition.

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688967

Lawrence Bittaker found guilty...

Item #688967

February 18, 1981

LOS ANGELES TIMES, February 18, 1981



* Lawrence Bittaker "Tool Box Killer" "Pliers"

* Guilty of kidnapping, rape, torture and murder




The front page has a one column heading: "Bittaker Found Guilty of Five Torture Deaths" (see) First report coverage on serial killer & rapist, Lawrence Bittaker, found guilty for kidnap, rape, torture and murder of 5 teenage g... See More  

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$58.00
688965

1987 Whittier Narrows earthquake...

Item #688965

October 01, 1987

LOS ANGELES HERALD, California, October 1, 1987



* Whittier Narrows earthquake

* Los Angeles & Orange county




The front page has a great banner headline in bold lettering: "QUAKE!" with banner subhead: "6.1 temblor: 2 dead, major damage" with related photo and map. More inside. Nice for display.

Incomplete issue containing all 8 pages of the 1st section only, nice con... See More  

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$33.00
688964

1921 Battle of Blair Mountain beginning...

Item #688964

August 31, 1921

THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn., August 31, 1921



* Battle of Blair Mountain

* Logan County, West Virginia




The front page has a one column heading: "TROOPS READY TO GO TO WEST VS. COAL FIELDS" with subhead. (see) Coverage of the Battle of Blair Mountain in the coal regions of West Virginia.

Complete in 12 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.... See More  

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$39.00
688963

Amanullah Khan abdictaes.... Babe Ruth's wife...

Item #688963

January 15, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1929



* Amanullah Khan abdicates

* Kingdom of Afghanistan


* Babe Ruth's wife fiery death

* Helen Woodford Ruth




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Amanullah Abdicates From Afghan Throne; Flees by Plane, Leaving Brother to Rule" First report coverage here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famo... See More  

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688962

1906 Reed Smoot hearings... Mormons...

Item #688962

February 08, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 8, 1906



* Reed Smoot hearings 

* Mormons - polygamy




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "MORMONS SEEK WOLFE'S SCALP" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 8... See More  

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688961

Best Baby Face Nelson's very 1st armed robbery...

Item #688961

January 07, 1930

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 7, 1930



* George Baby Face Nelson

* Very first armed robbery (Chicago)

* American bank robber - gangster

* Criminal partner of John Dillinger




The front page has a terrific banner headline: "GOLD COAST HOME HELD UP" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page. History shows this was in fact Baby Face Nelson's ve... See More  

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688959

Serial killer Harry Powers lynching attempt...

Item #688959

September 20, 1931

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 20, 1931



* Harry Powers lynching attempt

* "Lonely Hearts" ad serial killer

* Moundsville, West Virginia




The front page has a nice banner headline: "10,000 TRY TO LYNCH POWERS" with subhead. (see)

Complete 1st section only with pages 1-24, rag edition in nice condition. A few binding holes along the spine. ... See More  

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688957

1930 Tekamah NE tornado...

Item #688957

May 02, 1930

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 2, 1930



* Tekamah, Nebraska & more

* Tornadoes disasters




The front page has a nice banner headline: "18 DIE IN MIDWEST STORM" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related map is on page 5.

Complete with 48 pages, rag edition, some spine wear, otherwise very nice.... See More  

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688956

Charlie Chaplin's 1944 Mann Act case...

Item #688956

February 17, 1944

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 17, 1944



* Actor Charlie Chaplin

* Actress Joan Barry

* Mann Act case - paternity




The front page has a nice banner headline: "PROBE CHAPLIN BLOOD TEST" with subheads. Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. Nice color illustration re. Hitler's eventual demise also on the front page.

Complete with all 32 pages, light toning at th... See More  

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688955

Scuttling of the German Fleet...

Item #688955

June 22, 1919

THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 22, 1919



* Scuttling of the German Fleet (1st report)

* Rear Admiral Ludwig von Reuter

* Scapa Flow, Scotland




The front page has a one column heading: "GERMAN FLEET SCUTTLED BU TRICKY HUNS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the scuttling of the German Fleet by Rear Admiral Ludwig von Reuter after the end of World War I.

Comple... See More  

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688938

1931 Green Bay Packers football...

Item #688938

September 28, 1931

SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Sept. 28, 1931



* Green Bay Packers win rivalry game

* Chicago Bears w/ Red Grange & Nagurski

* NFL Football at City Stadium - Wisconsin




The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "PACKERS STOP BEARS' PASSES; TRIUMPH, 7-0" with subheads and lineups. Nice for display. (see) This was when Red Grange and B... See More  

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688934

NYC's catastrophic 23rd Street fire...

Thanksgiving Proclamation by President Johnson...

Item #688934

October 19, 1966

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 19, 1966 



* LBJ's eloquent Thanksgiving Proclamation



Page 39 has the complete text of an absolutely wonderful Thanksgiving Proclamation given by President Lyndon B. Johnson (see images for text). The front page tells of the death of Elizabeth Arden and of the tragic 23rd Street Fire, which claimed the lives of 12 firemen. Until September 11, 2001, it was ... See More  

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688929

Premiere of "The Empire Strikes Back", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #688929

May 21, 1980

LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 21, 1980



* Best "The Empire Strikes Back" advertisement

* Star Wars: Episode V

* Grand Opening Day premiere




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Empire Strikes Back" and perhaps no better newspaper could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prim... See More  

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688911

1931 Mukden Incident... Japanese...

Item #688911

September 19, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 19, 1931



* Mukden - Manchurian Incident

* Japanese invasion of Manchuria

* False flag operation in China




The front page has a nice banner headline: "MUKDEN CAPTURED BY JAPAN " with subheads. Nice for display. A few related photos are on the back page.

Complete with 30 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spi... See More  

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688887

1996 Killing of JonBenet Ramsey...

Item #688887

December 30, 1996

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 30, 1996



* Killing of JonBenet Ramsey

* Child beauty pageant queen

* Boulder, Colorado murder mystery

* Patsy & John Bennett Ramsey




Page 10 under: "Nation In Brief" is a small and discrete report out of Colorado headed: "Probe Continues Into Slaying of Child, 6" (see) This was when this murder was becoming mainstream news giving the discrete... See More  

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688880

1911 Nikola Tesla's steam turbine w/ photos...

Item #688880

September 30, 1911

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, Sept. 30, 1911



* Tesla's steam bladeless turbine

* Nikola Tesla - electricity pioneer




Pages 296-297 has a early report on the Tesla turbine with heading: "The Tesla Steam Turbine" with subhead and a few related photos. This invention wouldn't be patented until 1913.

Other topics throughout. Complete with 20 pages, tiny binding along the spine, nice co... See More  

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688878

The war in Europe has ended...

Item #688878

May 08, 1945

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, May 8, 1945 



* Germany Surrenders

* V-E day - Nazis quit




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Germany's Surrender" Unusual to have a first report from America's financial publication.

Complete with 8 pages, a little margin wear, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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688876

Israel's Entry Into United Nations Assured (1949)...

Item #688876

May 10, 1949

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1949



* Israel's Entry Into United Nations Assured

* The eve of entering the world stage - historic!

* Hungary allow some Jews to leave




The front page has a two-column heading: "Israel's U.N. Entry Held Sure As Ad Hoc Unit Votes, 33-11." The coverage of this historic vote continues on page 20, which includes the text of the actual resolution and... See More  

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688873

Jake LaMotta vs. Billy Fox... Infamous fixed match...

Item #688873

November 15, 1947

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 15, 1947 



* Jake LaMotta vs. Billy Fox 

* Fixed boxing match - Mafia
 

* 'Raging Bull' fame 



The sport's section (page 12) has a banner headline: "Fox Knocks Out LaMotta in Fourth Round Before Crowd of 18,340 at Garden" with subheads that include: "NEW YORK VETERAN STOPPED FIRST TIME" and more with a nice three... See More  

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688868

Eisenhower's inauguration in a newspaper from the nation's capital...

Item #688868

January 20, 1953

EVENING CHRONICLE, Allentown, Pennsylvania., Jan. 20, 1953 



* Dwight Eisenhower - Ike

* President of U.S. inauguration




The top of the front page has a banner headline announcing: "EISENHOWER BECOMES 34TH PRESIDENT" with subheads and photo. More inside.

Complete with 28 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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688861

Franklin D. Roosevelt elected governor.....

Item #688861

November 05, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 5, 1930



* New York gubernatorial election, 1930

* Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR elected governor




The front page has a nice banner headline: "DEMOCRATIC LANDSLIDE SWEEPS COUNTRY; REPUBLICANS MAY LOSE CONGRESS CONTROL; ROOSEVELT WINNER BY MORE THAN 700,000" with many subheads and photo of Roosevelt. Much more on the following pages. Loads of text. Always nic... See More  

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688859

President Richard Nixon resigns...

Item #688859

August 09, 1974

DAILY NEWS, New York Aug. 9, 1974 



* President Richard Nixon



A very dramatic front page with over half of it taken up with: "NIXON RESIGNS". The balance has: "Acts in 'Interest of Nation', Asks for End to Bitterness" and "Ford Will Take Oath at Noon, Kissinger Agrees to Stay On". Much coverage, with photos, on the inside pages.

Tabloid-size, compl... See More  

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688858

1931 Albert A. Michelson death... "speed of light"...

Item #688858

May 10, 1931

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 10, 1931



* Albert A. Michelson death (1st report)

* American physicist - 'speed of light' work




The bottom of the front page has a one column heading: "DR. MICHELSON, SCIENTIST, DIES" with subhead. (see)

Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.... See More  

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688857

Fall of the Soviet Union... Great pair of issues...

Item #688857

August 01, 1991

A fascinating pair of newspapers, destined to be the premier newspapers on the coup and collapse of the Soviet Union. Both double-titled: "NEZAVISIMAYA GAZETA/INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER".

Issue #1: Datelined Moscow & Washington, August, 1991 The Nezavismaya Gazeta defied orders & worked through the night, handing out crude newspaper copies to people on the streets, and faxing their t... See More  

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688822

Wes Fesler named Buckeye's 1930 MVP...

Item #688822

November 24, 1930

SECTION TWO (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, Nov. 24, 1930



* Wesley Fesler named team MVP

* Ohio State University Buckeyes




The front page has seven column heading: "Fesler Named Ohio State's Valuable Player" with subheads and photo.

Complete section 2 (sports) only with 16 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.... See More  

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688807

Al 'Scarface' Capone.. 11-year sentence beginning...

Item #688807

October 28, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 28, 1931.



* Al 'Scarface' Capone gets 11 years

* End of his criminal career

* In county jail awaiting federal prison

* Best publication to be had (very rare)




The front page has a one column heading: "Capone to Stay in County Jail; Bail Is Refused" (see) This was the end of Capone's criminal career in Chicago. When it comes to gan... See More  

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688801

'Top Gun", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #688801

May 09, 1986

LOS ANGELES TIMES, May 9, 1986 (Calander section only)



* Top Gun Premier

* Mary Wilson of the Supremes




Page 9 of the Calendar section has a full-page layout for "Top Gun" starring Tom Cruise. Other full page ads include: "Sweet Liberty", "Short Circuit", and "At Close Range". Additionally, pg. 2 has an article: "SUPREME MOMENTS IN SINGER'... See More  

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688800

2003 Mister Fred Mister Fred Rogers death...

Item #688800

February 28, 2003

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Feb. 28, 2003 



* Mister Fred Rogers death (1st report)

* American television host & author

* Mister Rogers' Neighborhood TV show

* Children's entertainer - educator




The bottom of the front page has a three column heading: "It's a Sad Day in This Neighborhood" with photo. (see). More on pages 24 & 25. Nice to have this report in a news... See More  

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688797

Alcoholism & drug addiction... Betty Ford...

Item #688797

August 06, 1978

MAGAZINE SECTION only of the New York Times, Aug. 6, 1978



* Alcohol & drug addiction in the 70's

* Betty Ford treatment photo




The front cover shows two related photos with heading: "Dual Addiction" Pages 10 & 11 has a report with the same heading and subhead. (see) Photo of Betty Ford and related diagram as well. Coverage that includes the fact that doctors are dispens... See More  

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688794

1930 Ku Klux Klan members dwindling...

Item #688794

November 02, 1930

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Nov. 2, 1930



* KKK - Ku Klux Klan members fading

* Progressive Democrats Party movement failing




The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "KU KLUX KLAN ON LAST LEGS; ONCE FRUITFUL RACKET" with subhead. (see)

Complete 1st section only with 28 pages, rag edition, a little spine wear, otherwise in very nice condition.... See More  

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688792

Most runs ever in a Major League Baseball game....

Item #688792

August 26, 1922

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, August 26, 1922 



* Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Phillies 

* Most runs in a single game record
 



This 18 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 7: "CUBS AND PHILLIES SMASH TWO RECORDS" "Chicago Team Wins Weird Game in Which 51 Hits Are Made, 26-23" with box scores.



Tells of the game between the Chicago Cubs and Phil... See More  

Item from Catalog 321 (released for August, 2022)...

Added to Catalog #321 after the original version went to print. It is only available on-line.

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$55.00
688790

Peter Kurten indictments.. The Vampire of Düsseldorf...

Item #688790

March 02, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 2, 1931



* Peter Kurten indictments

* German serial killer - rapist

* Vampire of Dusseldorf - monster




The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "'JACK THE RIPPER' MUST FACE TRIAL FOR 13 MURDERS" with subhead. (see)

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

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688787

1930 sport's stars photos... Bobby Jones & more...

Item #688787

December 28, 1930

SECTION 2 (Sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Dec. 28, 1930



* Sport's stars & feats of 1930

* Bobby Jones - Hack Wilson - Gallant Fox




Page 3 is taken up with a full page pictorial showing : "Who's Who of 1930 Athletic Register - The Men and Women Heroes of Sports" which includes 15 photos. Nice for display. Also front page coverage on a game in which Notre Dame... See More  

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688764

Knute Rockne's last game coached...

Notre Dame are National Champions in 1930

Item #688764

December 06, 1930

SECTION 2 (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Dec. 6, 1930



* Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. USC Trojans (day of)

*
Last official collegiate game coached by Knute Rockne

* ND to be declared National Champions for 1930 season

* Nice item for display - NCAA college football




The front page of this section has a nice banner headline that announces: "LOS ANGELES ROARS WELCOME TO NO... See More  

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688761

Prohibition is void ?...

Item #688761

December 17, 1930

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 17, 1930



* Prohibition void in U.S. Court ?

* Judge William Clark of New Jersey

* Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR

* Nice headline for display

* Al 'Scarface' Capone era




The front page has a nice banner headline: "PROHIBITION VOID: U. S. COURT" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Photo of Clark on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, org... See More  

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688760

Very 1st Hell's Angels Advertisement In 1930...

Item #688760

August 13, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1930



* Howard Hughes' Hell's Angels

* Opening day premiere advertisement

* Pre-code independent epic war film - movie

* Actress Jean Harlow - actor Ben Lyon




This issue has a very significant & historic advertisement for the movie "Hell's Angels" in it's entertainment section (page 22). The ad measures 11 x 6 inches and is for t... See More  

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688759

1930 Meuse Valley fog... air pollution...

Item #688759

December 06, 1930

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 6, 1930



* 1930 Meuse Valley fog - Belgium

* Air pollution and weather conditions

* Fluorine gas from nearby factories




The front page has a nice banner headline: "68 DIE IN EUROPE'S 'GAS FOG'" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Complete 1st section only with 26 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the s... See More  

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688758

Fatty Arbuckle charged with murder....

Item #688758

September 13, 1921

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 13, 1921.

 

* Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle murder charge



The front page has a one column heading: "WITNESSES SAY ARBUCKLE HELD HALF NUDE GIRL" with subhead: "Murder Charge Is Laid to Actor" Coverage continues on the following pages with related pictorial.

Complete in 28 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generall... See More  

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688757

1931 Leo Vincent Brothers found guilty of murder....

Item #688757

March 28, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 28, 1931



* Leo Vincent Brothers murder trial

* Chicago Tribune reporter Jake Lingle

* Best title to be had - very rare as such

* Exploited by Al 'Scarface' Capone ?




The front page has a nice banner headline: "6th AND 7th NAME BROTHERS" with subheads. (see) Official testimony on page 2. A few related photos are on the back  page. When it ... See More  

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688756

Ban Johnson death... American League founder...

Item #688756

March 29, 1930

SECTION 2 (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, March 29, 1930



* First AL president Ban Johnson death

* American League of baseball founder




The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "DEATH TAKES BAN JOHNSON, BASEBALL CHIEF" with subheads and related pictorial. (see) Nice for display.

Complete section 2 only with 12 pages, rag edition in great condition. A ... See More  

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688697

Herbert Hoover's 1928 acceptance speech...

Item #688697

August 12, 1928

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Aug. 12, 1928



* Herbert Hoover acceptance speech

* Republican nomination for U.S. president

* Stanford University Stadium




The front page has a banner headline: "HOOVER EXPOUNDS DRY LAW" with subheads. (see) More on the following pages with a few related photos. Full text of Hoover's acceptance speech as the democrat nomination for president is on page... See More  

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688696

Notre Dame vs. Penn in 1930...

Item #688696

November 30, 1930

THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, Nov. 30, 1930



* Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Penn Quakers

* Last season
coached by Knute Rockne

* ND to be National Champions for 1930 season

* NCAA College Football

* Amelia Earhart gets engaged




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "ROCKNE TEAM SWAMPS PENN; SCORE 60 TO 20" with subheads. (see)

The front page of the s... See More  

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688695

Millfield Mine disaster... Ohio...

Item #688695

November 06, 1930

THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, Nov. 6, 1930



* Millfield Mine disaster

* Sunday Creek Coal Co.

* Dover Township, Ohio




The front page has a nice banner headline: "160 MEN KILLED IN OHIO MINE EXPLOSION" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Complete with 22 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, some binding slits along the spine, generally good.... See More  

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688694

Editors Law in 1933 Germany...

Item #688694

October 06, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 6, 1933



* Editors law of the Third Reich

* Freedom of press no more in Germany

* Nazi censorship of Jews

* Joseph Goebbels propaganda

* 1933 World Series coverage




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "REICH PRESS LOSES LAST OF ITS RIGHTS; MUST SERVE STATE" and more. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside. Feels like whats going on tod... See More  

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688693

Franklin D. Roosevelt elected governor.....

Item #688693

November 05, 1930

THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, November 5, 1930



* New York gubernatorial election, 1930

* Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR elected governor

* Best publication to be had ? (very rare)




The front page has a nice banner headline: "ROOSEVELT SWEEPS THE STATE BY 700,000" and more with subheads and photo of Roosevelt. (see) Great to have from the capital of New York.

Complete with... See More  

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688692

Sohn Kee-chung (Son Kitei) wins 1936 gold medal...

Item #688692

August 10, 1936

THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, Mass., Aug. 10, 1936



* Sohn Kee-chung - Son Kitei

* Wins gold medal in marathon

* 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics

* Jesse Owens vs. Nazi Germnay fame




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "RECORD MADE IN MARATHON BY JAPANESE" with subhead. (see) More in the sport's section.

Complete with all 18 pages, light toning and a l... See More  

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688673

NYC Blizzard of 1947...

Item #688673

December 27, 1947

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. December 27, 1947



* Blizzard of 1947 (1st report)

* New York City snow storm




The top of the front page has a five column headline: "Huge Drift Blocks Roads; New Storms Threaten N.E.; Snowfall Buries Manhattan" with subhead. (see)

Ten pages, light toning and wear at the margins, generally good.... See More  

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$34.00
688672

1930 Chicago gangland war in full swing...

Item #688672

April 28, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 28, 1931



* Chicago gangland wars

* Gangster hitman Fred "Killer" Burke sentenced

* St. Valentine's Day massacre suspect


* Al 'Scarface' Capone era

* Prohibition & great depression

* Best title to be had - rare as such




The top of :page 5 has a one column heading "SLAYER BURKE SENTENCED TO LIFE IN PRISON" with subhead. A pho... See More  

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