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654348

1944 Warsaw Uprising... WWII Poland...

Item #654348

August 11, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 11, 1944 



* Warsaw Uprising 

* Polish resistance Home Army 

* Nazi Germany
 



Page 14 has an editorial with one column headings: "Poland Continues to Fight" and "Warsaw in Midst of Third Attempt to Oust Enemy Occupants" See images for text on the Warsaw Uprising. Germany would eventually take control once again. This is not t... See More  

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$48.00
654089

Nazi newspaper in occupied Russia...

Item #654089
DEUTSCHE BUG-ZEITUNG, Nikolajew, Russia, June 22, 1943  A quite rare Nazi newspaper from the middle of World War II during the German invasion & occupation of Russia. The masthead includes the Nazi swastika.

Four pages all in the German language, rejoined at the spine, a non-archival mend on the front page, good condition.

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$37.00
654084

Military newspaper from a tiny atoll in the Pacific...

Item #654084

March 03, 1944

APAMAMA NUT I BEBA, March 3, 1944  This island is a postage stamp size chunk of coral and trees in the Pacific Ocean, one of the Gilbert Islands, not far from the Equator. In the masthead is: "Apamama's On The Map - With One Objective - Blast The Jap!"

This is a crudely produced "camp" newspaper for and by the military installation on this tiny island, single sheet, 8... See More  

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$42.00
653747

Jewish Holocaust... Nazi atrocities... Cold-blooded murder...

Item #653747

June 04, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1944  Page 6 has one column headlines: "POLE SAYS NAZIS PLAN SLAVE TOWN," "Reports 75,000-Acre Plot in Poland Even Contains Permanent Factories".

Page 4 has a one column headline: "Senators Appeal on Hungary's Jews" with subhead:"Foreign Relations Committee Pleads with People to Stop 'Cold-Blooded Murder' ".... See More  

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$75.00
653705

End is near: in an Okinawa military newspaper...

Item #653705

August 12, 1945

THE BUCCANEER, Okinawa, August, 12, 1945 



* Very rare Okinawa occupation publication

* Post Battle of Okinawa Japan military issue

* Surrender of Japan very close




A crude, typewriter-set newsheet printed under less than ideal situations at a military came. Such were typical during WWII.

Most of the ftpg. is taken up with: "EXTRA !  ALLIES ACCEPT JAP OFFER". Most of th... See More  

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$84.00
653391

1942 Heinrich Himmler orders extermination of Jews.....

Item #653391

November 24, 1942

TAUNTON DAILY NEWS, Mass., November 24, 1942



* The Jewish Holocaust in progress

* Extermination of Polish Jews ordered

* Heinrich Himmler - trains packed




The bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Assert Himmler Order Extermination of Half Of Jews in Poland" with subhead. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on other World War II events. ... See More  

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$67.00
653043

Battle of the Bulge....

Item #653043

January 02, 1945

THE STARS AND STRIPES, January 2, 1945



* Battle of the Bulge

* World War II - WWII



The front page has a four column headline: "Nazis Attack 7th Army Line" (see) Nice to have in this famous military publication.

Other World War II news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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$34.00
652915

The newly-created rank of five star general...

Item #652915

January 02, 1945

THE STARS & STRIPES, Jan. 2, 1945



* Battle of the Bulge



The top of the front page has a photo of the new-created five star general insignia, created by a Public Law by Congress on December 14, 1944. Those to be conferred with this honor within a week of its creation were George C. Marshall, Douglas MacArthur, and Dwight D. Eisenhower. See the internet for the interesting history of "... See More  

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$32.00
652525

Allied newspaper dropped by aircraft over occupied France...

Item #652525

August 03, 1944

TOUS LES FRONTS, France, August 3, 1944



* Rare allied issue dropped from aircraft

* Occupied France World war II - WWII




This is a fascinating & quite rare newspaper which, as noted in the upper left (translated) was "brought by allied air forces", and as noted in the upper right was from the: "Combined Supreme General Headquarters".

Keep in mind that France was occu... See More  

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$58.00
652207

Proof that Hitler is descended from Jews...

Item #652207

July 13, 1933

NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1933 



* Adolph Hitler was of Jewish descent...



The top of page 7 has a very intriguing article with column heads: "HITLER TIE SEEN WITH CZECH JEWS" "Organ of Austrian Heimwehr Reports Direct Descent on His Mother's Side" " 'Forebears' Of Same Name" "Woman Who Left Czechoslovakia for Austria Declared a Sister of Chan... See More  

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651612

France's Maginot Line crumbling....

Item #651612

June 17, 1940

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, June 17, 1940



* Surrender of France almost complete

* Maginot Line penetrated




This 12 page newspaper has a nice three line banner headline on the front page: "FRANCE ASKS ARMISTICE BUT GERMANY DEMANDS UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER" with lengthy subheads (see photos).  Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Minor spine wear, o... See More  

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$42.00
651562

USS Reuben James sunk.... 1st U.S. warship...

Item #651562

October 31, 1941

THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, October 31, 1941 



* USS Reuben James sunk (Early 1st report) 

* 1st American warship casualty in WWII
 



The front page has a nice banner headline: "AMERICAN WARSHIP SUNK" with subhead, photo and related map. First report coverage on the sinking of the USS Reuben James, the 1st U.S. warship casualty of World War II.

Other news, spor... See More  

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$47.00
651519

Operation Valkyrie plotters guilty....

Item #651519

August 08, 1944

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, August 8, 1944



* Operation Valkyrie conspirators guilty

* Adolph Hitler murder plot failure

* Erwin Von Witzleben and more



The front page has a two column heading: "8 High German Officers Found Guilty Of Complicity" with subhead. (see) They would hanged on this day.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World ... See More  

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650974

Jewish Holocaust... public reality... Nazi atrocities...

Item #650974

November 08, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 8, 1943



* Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public

* Nazi-occupied Austria exterminations




The top of page 6 has one column headings that include: "GERMANS WIPE OUT JEWS IN AUSTRIA" "Almost All the Original 200,000 Have Been Killed or Sent to Eastern Ghettos" "All Prisons Are Jammed" and more. (see) Coverage on the ongoing atr... See More  

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$50.00
650970

25 issues with World War II content...

Item #650970
(25) WORLD WAR II -- A lot of 25 issues each with front page war headlines. Folio-size; nice for resale or for someone wishing to begin a collection.  The issues may have edge tears and/or a rough left spine, but they are nice for framing and do not have loss of text.
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$75.00
650874

Military newspaper printed in the jungles of New Guinea...

Item #650874

March 24, 1945

GUINEA GOLD, "American Edition", March 24, 1945  The front page banner headline reads: "8,000 Planes Shatter Reich Targerts As Zero Hour Approaches" with various subheads.

On November 19, 1942, Australian and US troops fighting Japanese invaders in the New Guinea jungle during World War II read the first issue of "Guinea Gold", a unique four-page Australian
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$25.00
650870

Military newspaper printed in the jungles of New Guinea...

Item #650870

May 05, 1945

GUINEA GOLD, "Australian Edition", May 5, 1945 



* Rare military title

* Jungles of New Guinea

* World War II - WWII




The front page banner headline reads: "COLLAPSE IN NORTH GERMANY" with subheads including: "600,000 Germans Surrender Arms" "Australians Close On Main Tarakan Airstrip Against Stiff Defence" and "American Rumors of Ja
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$27.00
650699

From Cologne, Germany during the middle of World War II...

Item #650699

January 07, 1943

KOLNISCHE ZEITUNG, Cologne, Germany, January 7, 1943  The literal translation of the extended title is: "Cologne Newspaper With Economic & Trade Leaf". A Nazi newspaper from the midst of World War II, than a Military Area Command Headquarters for the Nazi government. Cologne was very heavily bombed in WWII enduring 262 air raids with the death of some 20,000 civilians.

Complete... See More  

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$37.00
650337

Jewish Holocaust... public reality... Nazi atrocities...

Item #650337

November 28, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1942



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time

* Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations




Page 7 has one column headings: "POLAND IN APPEAL ON NAZI OUTRAGES" "Her Parliamentary Council at London Calls to the World Against Massacres" "Underground Aids Jews", "Finance Minister Strausburger, on Visit Here, Says Germ... See More  

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$62.00
650230

1940 Battle of Britain... London bombings...

Item #650230

August 27, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 27, 1940



* Battle of Britain

* London, England  bombings

* World War II - WWII




The the top of the front page has a six column headline: "NAZIS POUND AT LONDON AREA IN LONG RAID" with subheads. (see) Nice coverage on the 1st air bombings on London during the Battle of Britain.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World... See More  

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650055

Jewish Holocaust... Nazi atrocities...

Item #650055

November 26, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 26, 1942



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time

* Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations




Page 16 has one column headings that include: "SLAIN POLISH JEWS PUT AT A MILLION" "One-third of Number in Whole Country Said to Have Been Put to Death by Nazis" "Mass Electrocutions, Killing by Injection of Air Bubbles Described in Reports&quo... See More  

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649270

50 issues with World War II content...

Item #649270
(50) WORLD WAR II -- A lot of fifty issues each with front page war headlines. Folio-size; nice for resale or for someone wishing to begin a collection.  The issues may have edge tears and/or a rough left spine, but they are nice for framing and do not have loss of text.

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$140.00
649249

America at war: The Great War Collection...

Item #649249
THE GREAT WAR COLLECTION (11 issues) - A great opportunity for an instant collection encompassing every American war. You get eleven original/authentic publications (at least 10 being newspapers), one each for:



French & Indian War, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, and the Gulf War.



The earlie... See More  

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$195.00
649240

A World War II newspaper from the Navy Yard...

Item #649240

January 01, 1944

BEACON, Philadelphia Navy Yard, 1944  A military paper produced at the Navy Yard, which was a major site for not only the building of new warships but also the repair of vessels damaged in the war. As would be expected there is a great wealth of war-related content, with an emphasis of naval items.

Eight pages, 10 1/2 by 16 pages, printed on high quality paper, nice condition. The photos sho... See More  

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649032

Gen. George Patton takes over in North Africa....

Item #649032

March 19, 1943

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, March 19, 1943



* General George S. Patton promoted

* Takes control in North Africa campaign

* World War II - WWII




The top of the front page has a four column: "U. S. FORCES PUSH 12 MILES BEYOND RECAPTURED GAFSA" with subhead and related map. (see) First report coverage on General George S. Patton taking control in the campaign in North Africa.

Ot... See More  

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648986

World War II breaks out in Europe...

Item #648986

September 08, 1939

THE WILLIAMSPORT SUN, Pennsylvania, September 8, 1939 



* Blitzkrieg

* World War II WWII starts

* Nazis invasion on Poland

* FRONT LEAF ONLY




The front page features a banner headline: "GERMANS WITHIN ARTILLERY RANGE OF POLISH CAPITAL" with subheads. (see)

Front leaf only (page 1 & 2), nice for display as such.... See More  

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648935

Nazi newspaper in occupied Russia...

Item #648935

October 08, 1942

DEUTSCHE UKRAINE-ZEITUNG, Ukraine, Russia, October 8, 1942  A quite rare Nazi newspaper from the middle of World War II during the German invasion & occupation of the Ukraine. Two front page war-related photos

Four pages all in the German language, rejoined at the spine, good condition.

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$38.00
648772

France-Italy armistice....

Item #648772

June 25, 1940

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 25, 1940



* France-Germany armistice

* Adolph Hitler - Nazis

* German occupation zone set




The front page has a banner headline: "GERMAN PLANES RAID BRITAIN AGAIN, CELEBRATING END OF WAR IN FRANCE" with subheads that include: "Fighting Stops After Peace Agreement Is Signed By French, Italian Delegates" and more. (see) Coverage o... See More  

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648748

George S. Patton receives Bronze Star Medal....

Item #648748

November 25, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1944



* General George S. Patton

* Bronze Star Medal

* Dwight Eisenhower

* James H. Doolittle medal




This 28 page newspaper has one column headings on page 7: "PATTON DECORATED FOR SEIZING METZ", and "Eisenhower Presents Bronze Star to General...". 1st report coverage on General George S. Patton receiving the Bronze Star Medal for his cap... See More  

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648729

Hermann Goering captured... Albert Kesselring...

Item #648729

May 10, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 10, 1945 



* Hermann Goering

* Albert Kesselring

* Franz Ritter von Epp




The front page has a three column headline: "GOERING TAKEN" with subheads: "Goering Yields to 7th Army; Kesselring, Quisling Taken" "Marshal Says Hitler Arrested Him, Ordered Him Executed, But Airmen Saved Him--von Epp Also Taken a Prisoner". First report covera... See More  

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648655

The liberation of Rome, Italy...

Item #648655

June 05, 1944

THE BOSTON DAILY GLOBE, June 5, 1944



* Fall of Rome, Italy  - liberated by the allies

* D-Day invasion of France 1 day away

* World War II - WWII




The front page has a banner headline: "CLARK LED PUSH INTO ROME" with caption: "First Eyewitness Story" and subhead. (see) Two related photos as well. This was the first Axis capital to fall to the allies. D-Day would fol... See More  

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648471

Jewish Holocaust... public reality... Nazi atrocities...

Item #648471

March 23, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1943



* Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public

* Rovno, Eastern Poland prison camp massacre




Page 6 has a brief article headed: "Whole Population Of Prison Executed" "Germans Retaliate for Attempted Break Fatal to Two Guards" (see) Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holocaust was just being know... See More  

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648462

Hitler on the front page of this occupied Belgium newspaper...

Item #648462

December 11, 1941

BRUSSELER ZEITUNG, Brussels, Belgium, Dec. 11, 1941  The "Brussels Newspaper" was a regional German-language daily newspaper with editorial office in Brussels. It existed during the German occupation of Belgium during the Second World War from July 1, 1940 to September 2, 1944. It was part of a group of newspapers created specifically for the territories occupied by Germany and late... See More  

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$39.00
648412

Casablanca Conference in 1943... WWII....

Item #648412

January 27, 1943

THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, January 27, 1943



* Casablanca Conference in Morocco

* Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill




The front page has a two column heading: "Roosevelt-Churchill Decisions To Have Far-Reaching Effect" with subhead. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete with all 8 pages, a little irregular along t... See More  

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$39.00
648053

Laura Ingalls guilty as Nazi spy....

Item #648053

February 14, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 14, 1942



* Laura Ingalls (aviator)

* Convicted of treason

* Nazi - German spy




Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "INGALLS JURY GIVES VERDICT OF GUILTY" with subhead. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete with all 32 pages, rag edition in nice condition.... See More  

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$38.00
647770

Ernie Pyle as WWII correspondent...

Item #647770

April 21, 1945

THE STARS AND STRIPES, London Edition, April 21, 1945  This famous 4 page military newspaper has various World War II reports with much on the closing days of the European War and the end of Nazi Germany.



However the key item in this issue is a three column heading on page 2 that reads: "Lifebelts Make Foxhole a Real Comfortable Bed" which is a correspondence by famous WWII Ameri... See More  

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$29.00
646544

Battle of the Bulge...

Item #646544

January 02, 1945

THE ARIZONA DAILY STAR, Tucson, Jan. 2, 1945



* Battle of the Bulge

* World War II - WWII




Headline notes: "Nazis Smash By Land And Sea With Five Blows At 7th Army and Luftwaffe Raids; Reds Close Pincers on Axis In Budapest" and related subheads. This was the Battle of the Bulge, the last major German offensive on the Western front.

Twelve pages, a bit irregular at the spine margin... See More  

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646489

Army acquires new bomber... Joe Louis joins the service...

Item #646489

January 13, 1942

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, January 13, 1942 



* Joe Louis joins U.S. Army

* Heavyweight Boxing Champion



The front page has one column heads: "Joe Louis Due to Don Uniform on Wednesday" above which is a photo of him captioned: "Army Acquires a New Type of Bomber - Joe Louis and W. C. Saunders, Army examination official - The Brown Bomber is fingerprinted, at Fort Jay, L.I.&qu... See More  

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645614

Jimmy Doolittle becomes WWII General....

Item #645614

April 24, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 24, 1942



* James 'Jimmy' Doolittle becomes a General

* Post Doolittle raid on Japan

* World War II - WWII




Page 4 has a two column heading: "President Makes Doolittle a General, Has Navy Jump O'Hare 30 Numbers" with photo of James 'Jimmy' Doolittle. Interesting he received this honor just a few days after his famous air raid ... See More  

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645088

The Dunkirk evacuation, 1940...

Item #645088

May 28, 1940

DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 28, 1940 



* Battle of Dunkirk (evacuation) - France

* Operation Dynamo "Miracle of Dunkirk"

* Allied soldiers on English Channel beaches




The ftpg. has headlines relating to the stranding of allied forces on the beaches of Dunkirk, the focus of a recent motion picture, with: "British Army's Peril Grows Despite Furious Resistance; Channel Shipp... See More  

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$56.00
644912

End of World War II...

Item #644912

August 15, 1945

DAILY TIMES, Chicago, Aug. 15, 1945 



* V-J day - Japan Surrenders

* World War II - WWII over




A very nice tabloid-size newspaper with most of the front page taken up with: "PEACE  Isn't It Wonderful? " "End Gas Ration" "MacArthur's First Order to Hirohito". "PEACE" dropped out of a photo of a huge, celebratory crowd.

Forty pages, fol... See More  

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644044

Nazi-era newspaper from Poland...

Item #644044

January 01, 1936

NIEDERSCHLESISCHE TAGESZEITUNG [Lower Silesia Daily Newspaper], 1936  Printed below the eagle & swastika in the masthead is (translated) "Official Gazette of the NSDAP [National Socialist German Workers Party] And All Authorities". A Nazi newspaper from what is now Southern Poland, then known as Lower Silesia.

Twelve pages, loose at the spine, several old tape mends, minor chip... See More  

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$39.00
643833

Alcatraz Island Prison riot...

Item #643833

May 04, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 4, 1946



* Alcatraz Island prison riot

* San Francisco Bay "The Rock"




The front page has a three column headline: "ALCATRAZ BATTLE PRESSED, 'DEAL' DENIED TO CONVICTS; 2 GUARDS DEAD, 13 INJURED" with subheads. (see) Related photos on page 3. (see) Lengthy coverage continues on page 3 with related photos. Always nice to have notable events in... See More  

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$22.50
642382

Jewish Holocaust... public reality... Nazi atrocities...

Item #642382

May 22, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1944



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time

* Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations




Page 5 has one column headings: "NAZIS BAR RESCUE OF 1,350 ORPHANS", "Refuse Safe-Conduct for Ship to Carry Jews Whose Parents Were Murdered in Balkans". See images for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Europe. Rare to find such reports... See More  

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640547

HMS Courageous (50) sunk disaster...

Item #640547

September 19, 1939

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 19, 1939



* HMS Courageous (50) sinking

* Royal Navy aircraft carrier

* German submarine U-29 torpedo




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Toll in Sinking of Big Warship May Total 500" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the torpedo attack on the HMS Courageous in the opening weeks of World War II with the lost of more t... See More  

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$38.00
640491

Actor Spencer Charters suicide death...

Item #640491

January 26, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 26, 1943



* Spencer Charters suicide death

* American film - movie actor




The top of page 14 has a one column heading: "S. Charters, Actor, Dies In Hollywood" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the suicide death of actor Spencer Charters.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 38 pages, nice cond... See More  

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$38.00
640231

Battle of the Bulge beginning...

Item #640231

December 25, 1944

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER. December 25, 1944



* Battle of the Bulge

* World War II Belgium




The front page has five column headline: "NAZIS' DRIVE HALTED" with subheads. (see)

Complete 1st section only with 14 pages, some central fold wear with archival mend along the fold on page, a little margin wear, otherwise good.... See More  

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$30.00
639844

Nazi newspaper from what is now Slovenia, with a postage stamp & postmark...

Item #639844

May 01, 1939

GOSSCHLEER ZEITUNG, [Gosschleer Newspaper] "Organ der Gottlcheer Deutschen" [Organ of the German Gottscheers], 1939  This was a newspaper from a former German-speaking region in Carniola, a crownland of the Habsburg Empire, present-day Slovenia.

A four page issue which includes at the top of local Yugoslavian stamp and postal mark noting the issue was sent through the mail. To... See More  

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$39.00
639505

Major Jimmy Stewart, pilot in World War II...

Item #639505

April 14, 1944

NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1944 



* Jimmy Stewart as a World War II pilot

* American Hollywood movie actor




Page 3 has a small, rather inconspicuous report of famed actor Jimmy Steward  co-piloting a Liberator plane over Germany. Headed: "Stewart Co-Pilot in New Attack" it includes: "Maj. Jimmy Stewart, former film star, led one group of Liberators over Oberpfaffenhof... See More  

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$46.00
639262

Uncovering the tragedy of the Holocaust...

Item #639262

April 22, 1945

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, April 22, 1945 



* Jewish Holocaust being uncovered

* Nazi concentration camps realized




With the front page headlines announcing the Allied forces advancing further into Germany during the closing weeks of the war, the big story is actually found on page 13 with a three column head: "Ghastly Burial for Prison Dead" "Nameless Victims of Naz... See More  

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$82.00
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