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639261

From Estonia when under Nazi control...

Item #639261

April 01, 1944

REVALER ZEITUNG (Reval Newspaper) from the current-named city of Tallinn, Estonia, 1944  This ancient city was known as "Reval" in the German language. This city was annexed by Nazi Germany from 1941-1944, then was annexed by the Soviet Union.

A six page newspaper, totally in the German language from when under Nazi control. Rejoined at the spine, nice condition.

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$39.00
639188

Paris is retaken by the Allies...

Item #639188

August 23, 1944

HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, Aug. 23, 1944 



* Paris, France recaptured

* Great headline for display




The top of the front page features a dramatic banner headline dropped out of a black box: "PARIS CAPTURED" with another headline: "French Revolt, Seize Capital As Yanks at City's Gates" and other related reports (see).

Complete 1st section only with all 12 pages,... See More  

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$59.00
637001

From this German-held island...

Item #637001

January 24, 1942

THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Jan. 24, 1942  Among the front page reports are: "Why Does Britain Continue War Which Is Leading Her to Ruin?" "Heavy Losses Inflicted on Russians In German Counter-Atttack" "Fate of Singapore: Growing Anxiety In London" "Japanese Progress In Burmah" and more.

Four pages, 12 by 16 inches.

This newspaper was publish... See More  

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$27.00
636874

Collection of English language Nazi newspapers...

Item #636874
(10) WORLD WAR II: "The Star" and "Evening Press" newspapers from Guernsey in the Channel Islands. Ten issues of a bona-fide Nazi newspaper published in English for the residents of this English Channel island during the Nazi occupation.  All issues date from 1940 thru early 1945.  The images shown are representative of what you will receive.

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$75.00
636315

From this German-held island...

Item #636315

January 17, 1942

THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Jan. 17, 1942 



* Rare German occupation title

* World War II - WWII




Among the front page reports are: "Churchill Ought To Be Ashamed Of Facing The People" "British Lose 7 Ships In Minefields" "Russians Lose Many Men and Guns In Fierce Fighting" "Americans Anxious About Fleet Weakness" and more.

Four pages, ni... See More  

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$27.00
636308

Nazis plundering Naples, Italy...

Item #636308

September 22, 1943

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 22, 1943



* Naples, Italy occupied by Nazis



The front page has a nice banner headline: "NAZIS SACKING NAPLES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Other, news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.... See More  

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$33.00
636115

Elbe Day.... U.S. & Soviet troops join...

Item #636115

April 27, 1945

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, April 27, 1945 



* United States Army join Russian troops in Germany 

* Elbe Day - historic meeting - World War II 




The front page has a terrific banner headline above the masthead: "JUNCTURE" in bold lettering with: "75 MILES SOUTH OF BERLIN with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the historic meeting of American GIs... See More  

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$56.00
636002

Nazis capture Brussels Belgium...

Item #636002

May 18, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES May 18, 1940



* Nazis capture Brussels Belgium

* World War II era original




The front page has a nice banner headline: "NAZIS PIERCE FRENCH LINES ON 62-MILE FRONT; TAKE BRUSSELS, LOUVAIN, MALINES AND NAMUR" with subheads and related map.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 34 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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$39.00
634311

Hermann Goering creates the Gestapo....

Item #634311

February 25, 1933

NEW YORK TIMES, February 25, 1933 



* Hermann Goring creates the Gestapo

* Secret police of Nazi Germany




The front page has a very interesting article (carrying over to page 5) which seems to be the creation of the Gestapo, the feared Nazi secret police. The ftpg. one column heads note: "HITLER ARMS NAZIS AS PRUSSIAN POLICE" "Order, Officially Denied Last Week, Bars Enrol... See More  

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$55.00
632539

Hitler says: "Britain can win nothing..."

Item #632539

April 27, 1942

EVENING PRESS, Island of Guernsey (in the English Channel), April 27, 1942 



* Adolph Hitler



A very curious issue, as Guernsey, an English-speaking island, was occupied by the Germans during WWII so all the news was pro-Nazi.

The ftpg. is mostly taken up with: "Herr Hitler Assumes Supreme Command" "Heralds Final Blow in Britain's Downfall" with lead-in note: &qu... See More  

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$52.00
631870

Who remembers this newspaper?

Item #631870

February 16, 1945

MY WEEKLY READER, The Junior Newspaper, Columbus, Ohio, Feb. 16, 1945  Some of you may remember getting this newspaper in school. Here is an early issue with much on the closing months of World War II. 

Four pages, nice condition.

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$17.00
631631

Nazi newspaper from occupied Poland...

Item #631631

July 17, 1941

DANZIGER VORPOSTEN (Danzig Outpost), 1944 "The Official Organ of the Nazi Party..." as translated from the masthead, from this occupied Polish city, present-day Gdansk. The masthead includes the eagle with a swastika. Offers an interesting view of WWII from the Nazi perspective.

Complete in four pages, folio size, some chipping & tears at the margins, rejoined at the spine, totally ... See More  

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$37.00
629621

Assassination of Benito Mussolini...

Item #629621

April 30, 1945

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 30, 1945 



* Benito Mussolini assassinated (1st report)

* National Fascist Party - Duce of Fascism

* World War II Italy




This issue features two column headlines near the bottom of the front page:



"Mussolini, His Mistress, 17 Fascist Leaders Executed"

"Corpse of Former Duce Hung by His Heels in Milan Square for Public Exh
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$38.00
629512

1945 USS Intrepid... Japanese kamikaze attacks....

Item #629512

December 01, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 1, 1944



* USS St. Lo - Casablanca-class escort carrier

* Leyte Gulf, Phillipines - Kamikazes attack




Page 3 has a somewhat discrete one column heading: "Navy Names 4 Ships Damaged Off Leyte" Although brief, this is the 1st report on the loss of the escort carrier USS St. Lo. She was the first major warship to sink as the result of a kamikaze attack. Rep... See More  

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$45.00
628331

Warsaw Ghetto uprising...

SS Normandie salvage completed...

Item #628331

October 28, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, October 28, 1943



* Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

* German occupied Poland...  Jewish resistance


* SS Normandie salvage completed



This 48 page newspaper has an editorial on page 22 with heading: "Supermen At Warsaw". See photo for text on the Warsaw Ghetto uprising. Also a a two column headline on page 25: "Great Ship That Burned and Capsized in Fe... See More  

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$36.00
628096

Is Japan using poison gas?

Item #628096

June 05, 1942

BOSTON EVENING GLOBE---EXTRA, June 5, 1942 The headline announces: "F.D. CHARGES JAPS USING POISON GAS" with subheads including: "Warns U.S. Will Retaliate If Practice Continues".

Complete in 32 pages, some light staining, generally good.

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$31.00
627526

Wetherford TX B-29 Superfortresses collide...

Item #627526

August 19, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1945 



* Wetherford, Parker County, Texas

* B-29 Superfortress Bombers collision 

* End of World War II
 



Page 38 has one column headings: "18 BODIES FOUND IN 2-BOMBER CRASH" "Only Two Escape in Collision of Army Fortresses Over Middle Texas" (see) First report coverage on the 2 B-29 Superfortresses that collided over Wetherfo... See More  

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$39.00
625494

Hitler trains boys and girls...

Item #625494

January 15, 1943

PM DAILY, New York, January 15, 1943  The headlines read "War Profits of 10 Big Plants Far Higher Than in Peacetime" "Hitler Trains Boys, Girls To Be Arrogant Killers" "Russians Pushing Ahead South of Don River" and more.

Tabloid-size, complete in 32 pages, very nice condition.

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$36.00
624540

Now that the war with Germany is over, where will the soldiers go?

Item #624540

May 09, 1945

An "ARMY TALKS" EXTRA, European Theater of Operations, May 9, 1945  A four page "Extra" of this military publication focused on the concerns of soldiers and redeployment now that the war with Germany has ended. The ftpg. headline: "2 Down and 1 To Go" is followed by details on the "Adjusted Service Rating Card" soldiers had to fill out to determine if t... See More  

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$28.00
622733

Operation Felix....

Item #622733

August 21, 1940

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 21, 1940



* Rock of Gibraltar bombing

* Operation Felix

* World War II




The front page has a nice banner headline: "REPORT GIBRALTAR BOMBED, AFIRE" With subheads. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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$34.00
622211

Rocket guns in World War II...

Item #622211

September 22, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 22, 1943



* Rocket glider bombs

* Nazis new weapon




This 48 page newspaper two column headlines on page 13 that include: "Churchill Reveals Nazis Are Using Glider Bomb Powered by Rocket" and more (see photos). See photo for text here.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much on World War II. Complete, rag edition in great c... See More  

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$45.00
622133

Italo Balbo killed in 1940....

Item #622133

June 30, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 30, 1940



* Italo Balbo killed

* Italian Blackshirt

* Marshal of the Air Force




The front page has a five column headline that reads: "BALBO KILLED, HIS PLANE SHOT DOWN" with subheads that include: "Italy In Mourning" "Fascist Leader Had Been Sent to Libya After Reported Jealously of Premier" and more. (see) Lengthy text continues inside... See More  

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$38.00
621798

American Navy is helpless against German U-boats...

Item #621798

April 07, 1942

THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, April 7, 1942  This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of WWII. During the Nazi occupation they took over this newspaper and filled it with pro-German propaganda, offering a unique insight into how the Axis reported the news during the war.

Consequently, the pro-Nazi front page h... See More  

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$28.00
620355

HMS Trinidad torpodoes itself... Doolittle addresses aircraft workers...

Item #620355

June 02, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1942  Page 10 has one column headings: "British Reports Loss Of 8,000-Ton Cruiser" "Trinidad Had Convoyed Ships to Russia--Captain Is Rescued".  This is 1st report coverage on the Royal Navy cruiser HMS Trinidad disaster.

Also reported is "Doolittle Hails B-25" "Tells Inglewood Workers of Raid of Japan in Their Planes&q... See More  

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$42.00
620299

Hitler's letter to Petain...

Item #620299

November 28, 1942

THE STAR, Guernsey, Nov. 28, 1942  Among the front page heads are: "Axis Troops Occupy French Naval Base at Toulon" "Fuehrer's Letter To Marshal Petain" "Demobilisation of Treacherous French Forces" "Stalin's Desperate Move Will Hasten His Own Destruction" and more.

Four pages, very nice condition.

This newspaper was published on this island i... See More  

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$28.00
620298

Pro-Nazis newspaper in the English language...

Item #620298

June 19, 1943

THE STAR, Guernsey, June 19, 1943  Among the front page heads are: "Seven U.S. Transports & Destroyer Sunk in Pacific Battle" "Heavy Bomb Attack on Portsmouth" "Communist Grip on Britain Growing" and more.

Four pages, very nice condition.

This newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of ... See More  

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$25.00
619717

World War II era "camp" newsletter...

Item #619717

December 31, 1942

NEWSETTE, (from where?), Dec. 31, 1942  A crude, typewriter-set single sheet newsletter "For Supply, By Supply, About Supply" as noted in the dateline. One of many WWII era newsletters created for local consumption, this seemingly from a civilian-based military supply camp. Nice condition.

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$18.00
618757

Mahatma Gandhi starts hunger strike...

Item #618757

February 11, 1943

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, February 11, 1943



* Mahatma Gandhi starts fast 

* Indian independence movement

* World War II era original




The front page has one column headings: "Gandhi Starts 21-Day Fast on Citrus Juice" "Viceroy Condemns New Hunger Strike" with small photo. (see)

Other news of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 28 pages, a little margin wea... See More  

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$30.00
617735

Jewish Warsaw Ghetto established...

Item #617735

December 15, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 15, 1940



* Warsaw, Poland Ghetto established

* Jewish - Jews - Judaica

* Nazi-occupied Europe




This 80+ page Sunday edition newspaper has small one column headlines on page 7 that read: "New Warsaw Ghetto Described In Berlin" and "Jews May Leave Walled Area Only With Nazi Permit". Brief coverage on establishment & description of the large... See More  

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616241

Rescue of Mussolini in 1943...

Item #616241

September 13, 1943

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, September 13, 1943



* Gran Sasso Raid - Operation Eiche

* Benito Mussolini rescued (1st report)




The front page has a three column headline: "ALLIES TAKE 2 CITIES; DUCE FREE, SAY NAZIS" with subhead. (see) 1st report coverage of the "Gran Sasso Raid" which rescued Benito Mussolini in Italy.

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

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$34.00
615264

Death of Ernie Pyle...

Item #615264

April 19, 1945

COLDWATER DAILY REPORTER, Michigan, April 19, 1945 



* Ernie Pyle killed

* American journalist

* Lejima - Okinawa Island




The front page has a two column heading: "Ernie Pyle To be Buried Among Foot Soldier Pals" with photo. (see)

Other news of the day with much on World War II. Complete in 8 pages, light browning, a little irregular along spine, generally good.... See More  

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$30.00
614918

A five issue set for less than $40!

Explore the 1st half of the 20th century...

Item #614918
(5) A set of five Original Newspapers, one each from the first five decades of the 20th century: 1900-1909, 1910-1919, 1920-1929, 1930-1939, and 1940-1949. From the turn of the century through the Great Depression and onward into & beyond WWII, this set of newspapers will provide a glimpse of this 1/2 century like none other - at a great price - less than the cost of 1 "birthday paper&quo... See More  

If an image(s) is shown, it is only representative of the style and condition of what you will receive. Actual items will vary.

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$44.95
613988

Americans getting beaten in the Far East...

Item #613988

January 06, 1942

THE STAR, Guernsey, Jan. 6, 1942  Among the front page heads are: ""Japan Has Won Valuable Oil & Tin Besides Territories" "America's Record of Unbroken Defeats in Far Eastern Zone" "German Bomber & Fighter Formations Make Heavy Attacks On Feodosia" and more.

Four pages, small folio size, some binding holes at the blank spine, very nice condition... See More  

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$26.00
613224

WWII Nazi Germany on Guernsey Island...

Item #613224

November 17, 1943

EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, November 17, 1943. This four page newspaper was published on this island in the English Channel and was occupied by the Germans during almost all of WWII. During the Nazi occupation they took over this newspaper and filled it with pro-German propaganda, offering a unique insight into how the Axis reported the news during the war. The front page of this issue includes headl... See More  

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$24.00
613116

Apparent German & Japanese successes...

Item #613116

February 09, 1942

EVENING PRESS, Guernsey, Channel Islands, Feb. 9, 1942 



* Rare Nazi Occupation title



This island was occupied by the Germans during World War II so all reporting is pro-Nazi propaganda, yet in English as residents were British. The front page has: "Large Sections of Two Soviet Divisions Wiped Out" "Another Six Ships Sunk Off American Coast" "Britain Worried Over... See More  

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613115

From a German-occupied island...

Item #613115

May 16, 1941

THE STAR, Guernsey, Channel Islands, May 16, 1941 



* Rare Nazi occupation title



This island was occupied by the Germans during World War II so all reporting is pro-Nazi propaganda, yet in English as residents were British. The front page has: "German Submarine in North Atlantic Sinks Auxiliary Cruiser of 20,000 Tons" "England Has Destroyed India - Gandhi's Reply to Am... See More  

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$27.00
610576

1945 invasion of Lingayen Gulf begins....

Item #610576

January 09, 1945

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, January 9, 1945  The front page has a nice banner headline: "Jap Ships Flee From Philippines" with subheads "Nip Planes go Into Hiding As Powerful U.S. Sea, Air Forces Make Heavy Blows" "U.S. Invasion Of Luzon Island Appears Close" "Tokyo Continues to Tell of Huge Yank Fleets in Lingayen Region" which a... See More  

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$32.00
610553

1945 occupation of Japan begins...

Item #610553

August 31, 1945

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, August 31, 1945



* U.S. occupation of Japan begins (Tokyo)

* General Douglas MacArthur takes over

* USS Missouri (Big Mo) in Tokyo Bay




The front page has a banner headline: "Tokyo Japanese Remain Unbowed" with subheads and related photo. Coverage on the initial occupation Japan with the United States Navy entering Tokyo Bay. The official sign... See More  

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$29.00
610358

Theodor Eicke, head of Concentration Camps, killed...

Item #610358

March 04, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 4, 1943 



* Jailer Theodor Eicke killed 

* Jewish concentration camps
 



This 40 page newspaper has small one column headings on page 3: "Chief Reich Jailer Killed", "Eicke, Head of Concentration Camps, Slain in Action". See photo for brief, but 1st report coverage on the death of Theodor Eicke. Eicke was a key figure in the establis... See More  

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$44.00
610221

Tunis is captured...

Item #610221

May 07, 1943

HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, May 7, 1943 



* Tunis & Bizerte, Tunisia captured



Above the masthead is: "6th War Extra" with the bold banner headline announcing: "TUNIS, BIZERTE ARE CAPTURED" with related subheads. Nice for display.

The front leaf only, a little irregular along spine, otherwise in nice displayable condition.... See More  

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$27.00
608810

Great Hermann Goering headline...

Item #608810

May 20, 1942

HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, California, May 20, 1942



* Reichsmarschall Hermann Goering



the front page has a very nice banner headline above the masthead: "GOERING GROANS AT WAR PLIGHT" with subhead. (see)  Nice for display.

Incomplete issue containing all 16 pages of the 1st section of a two section newspaper.

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$28.00
606556

World War II magazine from India...

Item #606556

September 01, 1945

PHOENIX, September 1, 1945  This was "An Allied Magazine for All Allied Forces in Southeast Air Command", published in Calcutta, India. Contains a wealth of photos of both the local area & culture as well as of World War II. The back page is a photo of "Eva Gardner".

A nice magazine done in "Life" magazine format, 22 pages, with covers, nice condition.

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$36.00
604844

America at war: The Great War Collection...

Item #604844
(11) 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... See More  

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$195.00
603623

Jewish women supporting the war effort...

Item #603623

October 01, 1944

WOMEN'S DIVISION BULLETIN,, October, 1944 This is a small publication issued by the: "Women's Division--National Jewish Welfare Board" and includes a Star of Davis emblem in the masthead. The focus is on the efforts of women to support the fighting troops during World War II.

Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, Library of Congress stamp at the top, nice condition.

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$37.00
602501

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

Item #602501

July 27, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 14, 1943



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time

* Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations


* Lomza & Bialystok



Page 3 has small one column headings: "2,500 Poles Executed" "Mass Executions in Lomza and Bialystok Reported"



See photo for brief coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland where extermination of the Jewi... See More  

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$40.00
599405

Naval Battle of Guadalcanal begins...

Item #599405

November 12, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 12, 1942 



* Naval Battle of Guadalcanal begins 



The front page has one column headings: "OUR MEN IN DRIVES ON GUADALCANAL", "Push to East and West With Army Air Support--Foe Is Again Hit in Aleutians" 1st report coverage on the beginning of the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal.



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

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$34.00
599009

Clarence B. Craft... Okinawa hero...

Item #599009

June 13, 1945

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 13, 1945



* Clarence B. Craft

* Battle of Okinawa

* Medal of Honor




Near the bottom of the front page is a five column headline: "One-Man Attack Kills 30 Japs, Snaps Line". This is 1st report coverage on World War II rifleman, Clarence B. Craft, single handily attacking Japanese positions on "Hen Hill" during the
... See More  

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$34.00
599001

Hitler & Eva Braun had children?...

Item #599001

June 12, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1945



* Adolph Hitler & Eva Braun's children?

* World War II - WWII




This 36 page  newspaper has a very interesting but discrete report on page 6 with small one column headings: "Tells Of Hitler Children", "Swede Reports Hunt for Them--No Comment at Shaef". This report claims that Hitler & Braun had two young ch... See More  

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$46.00
598894

World War II camp newspaper...

Item #598894

November 28, 1945

CEBU, Hollandia, Netherlands East Indies, Nov. 28, 1945  In the dateline is "An Army Daily", being one of the various "camp newspapers from the WWII era printed on small sheets by a mimeograph machine. Some of the front page reports are headed: "All ETO Troops Back Home by Feb. 1, Senator Says; Takes Ride In Troopships" "Hitler Planned to Rub Out Ambassador"... See More  

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$34.00
598876

United States land in French Africa...

Item #598876

November 08, 1942

THE SUNDAY STAR-NEWS, Wilmington, North Carolina, November 8, 1942 



* World War II 

* Allies land in Africa 

* United States marines
 



The front page has a banner headline: "POWERFUL AMERICAN FORCES LANDING IN FRENCH AFRICA IN NATION'S FIRST BIG-SCALE OFFENSIVE" with subheads and small photo of Dwight D. Eisenhower. This is 1st report coverage of the a... See More  

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$34.00
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