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592981

Rudolph Hess parachute mystery...

Item #592981

May 14, 1941

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1941



* Rudolph Hess Scotland parachute jump mystery

* Adolph Hitler's right hand man

* World War II - WWII




This 44 page newspaper has five column headline on the front page: "FLIGHT SHOCKS THE GERMAN PEOPLEwith subheads. 



Other news, sport and advertisements of the day throughout with more on World War II. Rag edition in great ... See More  

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$34.00
592591

USS Saratoga... Japanese kamikaze attacks...

Item #592591

June 16, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 16, 1945 



* USS Saratoga - aircraft carrier - USS Hazelwood

* Japanese kamikazes - Iwo Jima

* Joachim von Ribbontrop captured






This 28 page newspaper has a four column headline on the front page: "RIBBONTROP IS CAPTURED IN HAMBURG" with subheads. (see photos) Also on the front page are one column headlines: "CARRIER SARATOGA BADLY HIT OFF IWO&q... See More  

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$48.00
592121

Nazi concentration camp revealed in 1945... Hitler's last birthday...

Item #592121

April 21, 1945

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, April 21, 1945 



* Bergen-Belsen Nazi concentration camp

* Horrors being revealed

* Hitler's last birthday




This 14 page newspaper has a two column heading on the front page: "Bestial Cruelty of Germans Shown at Concentration Camp". See photos for coverage on the horrors that happened in the Belsen concentration ... See More  

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$42.00
592061

Hitler & Eva Braun had children?...

Item #592061

June 12, 1945

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Detroit, Michigan, June 12, 1945



* Adolph Hitler & Eva Braun's children?

* World War II - WWII




This 16 page  newspaper has a very interesting but small report on the front page with one column heading: "Report Allies Hunt 2 Hitler Offspring". This report claims that Hitler & Braun had two young children at the end of the war but history sh... See More  

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591944

Mexican actress Lupe Velez suicide...

Item #591944

December 15, 1944

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Detroit, Michigan, December 15, 1944



* Lupe Velez suicide death

* Mexican film actress




This 24 page newspaper has a 6 column headline on the front page: "Facing Scandal, Lupe Velez Kills Self" with smaller subheads and one column photo of Velez. This is 1st report coverage on the suicide death of famous Mexican actress, Lupe Velez.



Other news, ... See More  

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591640

Louis Lepke Buchalter Executed...

Item #591640

March 05, 1944

THE SUNDAY STAR-TIMES, Wilmington, North Carolina, March 5, 1944

 

* Eighth Air Force 1st bombing of Berlin strike

* World War II - WWII


* Mob Boss Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter Executed

* Sing Sing Prison




This 16 page newspaper has a four column headline on the front page: "AMERICAN FORTRESSES STAGE THEIR FIRST RAID ON BERLIN" with subheads (see photos).



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591135

Ohrdruf concentration camp liberated...

Item #591135

April 09, 1945

THE TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Topeka, Kansas, April 9, 1945



* Ohrdruf concentration camp liberated

* Jewish holocaust being revealed



This 8 page newspaper has one column headings on page 2: "Americans Seize Nazi Camp Where 4,000 Murdered" and "Armored Division Finds 77 Bodies Of Latest Victims". 1st report coverage on the liberation of the Ohrdruf concentration camp. This wa... See More  

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590300

Landing at Salerno...

Item #590300

September 26, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, September 26, 1943  The front page has a six-column, three-line headline which reads "Russians Fight Way Into Kiev Suburbs After Taking Stronghold of Smolensk; Allies Push Ahead in Hills Above Naples" with subhead "Fifth Army Gaining", "Troops Forge Ahead in Heavy Artillery Fire From Both Sides"; "Crests Reported Seized"; &... See More  

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590259

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

Item #590259

November 01, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 1, 1943



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time

* Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations




This 36 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 5: "ACTION DEMANDED TO SAVE JEWS NOW", "Leon Henderson Terms Allies Guilty of Moral Cowardice on Stand on Massacres". See photos for coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Europe. R... See More  

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590122

Nazis viewed as beasts (Devil) in 1944 editorial...

Item #590122

February 06, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 6, 1944 



* World War II

* Nazis are subhumans




This 100+ page Sunday newspaper has a interesting editorial on page 8E (section 4) with one column heading: "The Mark Of the Beast" which suggests that all people under the Nazi Party are subhuman creatures with no signs of mercy for other races.



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

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590118

Battle of Hill 609... WWII...

Item #590118

May 03, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 3, 1943



* Battle of Hill 609

* Tunisia Campaign

* II Corps - U.S. Army




This 36 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "ALLIES INCH AHEAD", "Americans Again Pace General Advance on Tunisian Fronts" and more. See photos for a portion of the text which concludes on page 6 with reporting on the Battle of Hill 609 at D... See More  

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590029

The liberation of Rome, Italy...

Item #590029

June 04, 1944

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Detroit, Michigan, June 4, 1944



* Fall of Rome, Italy  - liberated by the allies (day of)

* D-Day invasion of France 2 days away

* World War II - WWII




This 30+ page newspaper has a banner headline on the front page: "NAZIS FLEE; LOOT ROME AREA; Yanks Sweep on Eternal City for Knockout Blow" with subheads and related map. Coverage on the fall or libera... See More  

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589882

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

Item #589882

February 12, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 12, 1944



* Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public

* Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations




This 28 page newspaper has small one column headlines on page 6: "Nazi Execution Mill Reported In Poland" and "Fugitive Tells of Mass Killings in Electrically Charges Vats". See photos for coverage on the atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland. Rare t... See More  

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589839

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

Item #589839

March 16, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1943



* Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public

* Nazi-occupied Romania exterminations




This 38 page newspaper has small one column headings on page 2: "Rumanians Slaughtered" and "Swedish Paper Says 120,000 Jews Have Been Executed or Slain". See photo for brief coverage on the ongoing atrocities in Nazi-occupied Romania. Rare to find ... See More  

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589677

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

Item #589677

December 21, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 21, 1942



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time

* Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations




This 40 page newspaper has one column headings on page 17: "Council Condemns Attacks On Jews" and "Nazis Assailed in Declaration of Federal Church Group". Rare to find such reports in newspapers at this time as the reality of the holo... See More  

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589591

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

Item #589591

June 29, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 29, 1943



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time

* Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations




This 40 page newspaper has small one column headings on page 6: "Nazis Execute 150 Jews" and "Netherlanders Taken to Poland Reported Machine Gunned"



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

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589402

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

Item #589402

March 29, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 29, 1944



* Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public

* Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations




This 38 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 2: "2 LWOW JEWS TELL OF 'DEATH FOREST'" and "Husband and Wife Who Fled Say Nazis Killed 100,000 There--One Crucified".

See photos for coverage on the atrocities in Nazi-occupied Poland.... See More  

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589286

1945 occupation of Japan begins...

Item #589286

August 30, 1945

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, August 30, 1945



* U.S. occupation of Japan begins

* General Douglas MacArthur

* USS Missouri (Big Mo) in Tokyo Bay




This 22 page newspaper has a banner headline on the front page: "ALLIED FORCES POURING INTO JAPAN FROM HUGE AIR AND SEA FLEETS" with subheads. Coverage on the initial occupation Japan with the United States Navy ente... See More  

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589282

Jewish homeland in Palestine?....

Item #589282

April 25, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1943



* Jewish rescue in Palestine?

* Extermination of Jews in Europe




This 70+ page Sunday newspaper has one column headlines on page 19: "PALESTINE CALLED MAIN HOPE OF JEWS",

"Willkie and Other Leaders Urge Action Now to Save Victims of Hitler"
and more. See photos for coverage on the use of Palestine to save the Jewish population from exte... See More  

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588927

Launch of the USS Wisconsin...

Item #588927

February 13, 1942

BEACON, Philadelphia Navy Yard, February 13, 1942



* USS Butler & USS Gherardi launching w/ photo

* World War II destroyers




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.



T... See More  

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$27.00
588094

Pro-Nazi newspaper from World War II...

Item #588094

March 09, 1942

EVENING PRESS, Island of Guernsey, March 9, 1942 



* Pro Nazi Paper

* World War II




This island in the English Channel was occupied by the Germans during World War II so all reporting is pro-Nazi propaganda. On the front page "German Air Force Deal Devastating Blows on Soviets - Successful German Reconnaissance Thrust in North Africa", "The New Japanese Successes", &q... See More  

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588093

Pro-Nazi newspaper from World War II...

Item #588093

November 20, 1944

EVENING PRESS, island of Guernsey, November 20, 1944 



* Rare Nazi occupation TITLE 

* World War II 




This island in the English Channel was occupied by the Germans during World War II so all reporting is pro-Nazi propaganda. On the front page "German Troops Unwaveringly Withstand the Onslaughts of Foes at Aachen", "American Attacks...Smashed in the Area of Geil... See More  

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585815

First day of Battle among WWII...

Item #585815

June 24, 1941

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Detroit, Michigan, June 24, 1941



* Germany vs. Russia - 1st Day

* World War II, WWII




This 24 page newspaper has a banner headline on the front page: "Reds Admit Fall of Brest-Litovsk to Nazis, but Claim Bag of 300 Tanks, 127 Planes" with subheads that include: "Foe Suffers Big Losses, Says Soviet" and more.



Other news, sports and advertisements... See More  

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585164

The Vatican bombed in WWII...

Item #585164

November 06, 1943

THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, November 6, 1943



* Bombing of Vatican City

* Single German airplane

* World War II - WWII




This 8 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "Vatican City Raid Bears Out Warning Allies Gave" and "They Predicted Nazis Would Do Bombing..." which was an air raid by just one German airplane (four bombs) on Vatican City.



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584780

French Fleet scuttling in Toulon...

Item #584780

November 28, 1942

THE TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Topeka, Kansas, November 28, 1942



* Scuttling of the French Fleet

* World war II - WWII




This 14 page newspaper has a nice six column headline on the front page: "SCUTTLE FRENCH FLEET" with subheads and related map. 1st report coverage on the Scuttling of the French Fleet in Toulon, France during World War II.



Other news, sports and advertisements of th... See More  

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584453

Fort Capuzzo, Libya captured...

Item #584453

November 23, 1941

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Detroit, Michigan, November 23, 1941



* Fort Capuzzo captured

* Operation Crusader

* World War II - WWII




This 40+ page newspaper has a three column headline on the front page: "British Sweep On in Libya; Full Nazi Fury Batters Reds" with subhead: "Claim Capture of Ft. Capuzzo and Mastery of Air; Hit from Tobruk". This is a 1st report coverage on ... See More  

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583656

1939 Bombing of Helsinki, Finland....

Item #583656

December 01, 1939

BOSTON EVENING GLOBE, Boston, Massachusetts, December 1, 1939



* Helsinki Finland bombing

* World War II - WWII




This 44 page newspaper has a great banner headline above the masthead on the front page: "FINN CAPITAL ABLAZE" and more. This is coverage on the bombing of Helsinki, Finland by Russia. Nice item for display.



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

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583424

Nazis capture Boulogne...

Item #583424

May 27, 1940

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 27, 1940



* Nazis capture Boulogne France

* World War II era




This 28 page newspaper has a banner headline on the front page: "BOULOGNE FALLS AFTER 3-DAY SIEGE" with subheads. See photos for additional information.



Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. A little spine wear, otherwise good. ... See More  

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583148

Battle of Guadalcanal in 1942...

Item #583148

August 10, 1942

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, August 10, 1942



* Battle of Guadalcanal beginning

* Solomon Islands




This 10 page newspaper has a banner headline on the front page: "U. S. Forces Continue to Blast Solomon Islands" with subhead (see photos).



Other news of the day throughout which much on World war II. Light browning with minor margin wear, otherwise good condition.



wiki... See More  

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583119

Battle of Guadalcanal...

Item #583119

August 14, 1942

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, August 14, 1942



* Battle of Guadalcanal

* Solomon Islands

* World War II original




This 24 page newspaper has a four column headline on the front page: "ALLIED BOMBERS POUND JAPANESE SHIPS TRYING TO REINFORCE SOLOMONS" with subheads (see images).



Other news of the day throughout which much on World War II as well as sports and... See More  

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582817

First Jet Airplane begins production...

Item #582817

January 07, 1944

WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, Wilmington, North Carolina, January 7, 1944



* United States Air force 1st jet airplane goes into production

* Bell P-59 jet fighter




This 12 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "Rocket Planes Used, Arnold, RAF Disclose", "Cloaked In Secrecy", "Craft Capable Of High Speeds Using Propellers".



Other news of the day... See More  

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582576

The fall of Cherbourg, France...

Item #582576

June 26, 1944

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, June 26, 1944



* Post D-Day France being occupied by U.S. Army

* World War II German defense falling apart

* Cherbourg France falling to the allies




This 12 page newspaper has a nice banner headline on the front page: "AMERICANS ARE INSIDE CHERBOURG" with subheads (see photos). Other news of the day with much on World Wa... See More  

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581123

Battle of Monte Cassino ends...

Item #581123

May 18, 1944

THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland, May 18, 1944



* Battle of Monte Cassino, Italy ends

* World War II - WWII




This 12 page newspaper has a banner headline on the front page: "Nazis Driven From Cassino; French Capture Outpost In Hitler Line" with subheads. Reporting on the end of the Battle of Monte Cassino which lasted from January 17 to May 18, 1944 during World War II in Italy.



Ot... See More  

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578447

World War II comes to an end...

Item #578447

August 14, 1945

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, August 14, 1945 



* Japan surrendering

* World War II ends

* V-J day eve




This 10 page newspaper has a two line banner headline on the front page: "Japanese Reply Still Not Received; Radio Messages Hint of Surrender" with subheads and related photo (see photos). Other news of the day including various advertisements. Little spine wear but... See More  

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577417

Italy enters World War II...

Item #577417

June 11, 1940

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, June 11, 1940



* Italy enters World War II - WWII (1st report)

* Nazis reach Paris France

* Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR



This 22 page newspaper has a banner headline on the front page: "Italian Army Is Said to Be Invading France" with subheads (see photos).



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

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576167

From the beginning of Nazi occupation of this British island...

Item #576167

July 16, 1940

EVENING PRESS, Island of Guernsey, July 16, 1940 



* Rare Nazi occupation issue

* Beginning of the siege




A very curious issue, as Guernsey, an English-speaking island, was occupied by the Germans during WWII so all the news was pro-Nazi. This is a very early issue from during the occupation by the Nazis, as the came on to the island in early July & took it with no resistance. The b... See More  

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$47.00
575571

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

Item #575571

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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$9.00
568920

Nazis capture Warsaw Poland in 1939....

Item #568920

September 28, 1939

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, September 28, 1939



This 24 page newspaper has a four column headline on the front page: "Say Warsaw Surrenders" with subheads that include: "POLISH CAPITAL'S CAPITULATION IS CLAIMED IN REICH" and more. (see)



Other news of the day with more on the early stages of World War II.



Light browning, otherwise good.... See More  

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$32.00
566388

Printed in limited numbers...

Item #566388

May 12, 1942

THE STALKER, May 12, 1942 



* Rare United States Military issue 

* World War II 




This is a crudely done military newspaper from early in World War II, produced on a mimeograph machine. A single sheet measuring 8 1/2 by 13 inches.



Various war-related news with the back page taken up with a war-themed poem. Nice condition.... See More  

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$34.00
565264

Rare camp newspaper from "somewhere"...

Item #565264

November 07, 1942

THE MESSAGE CENTER, "Somewhere In The South", November 7, 1942 



* Rare camp newspaper from "somewhere" 

* World War II - WWII military original
 



This is one of many "camp" newspapers from World War II done somewhat crudely by military personnel on a mimeograph machine. Complete in 4 pages being two small sheets stapled together. The location o... See More  

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$26.00
564655

"Nazi" newspaper from an English island...

Item #564655

January 13, 1943

EVENING PRESS, Island of Guernsey (in the English Channel), Jan. 13, 1943 



* Rare Nazi paper from a captured island



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



Among the front page heads are: " 'German U-Boats Score Terrific Successes" "90,000 Tons Shipping Sunk By Subs" "... See More  

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564642

"Nazi" newspaper from an English island...

Item #564642

January 31, 1944

EVENING PRESS, Island of Guernsey (in the English Channel), Jan. 31, 1944 



* Rare Nazi issue from a captured island



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



Among the front page heads are: " 'Britain's Role in Europe is Finished for Ever' -- Herr Hitler"  "Fuehrer's Stirri... See More  

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$29.00
564508

WWII tabloid issue...

Item #564508

June 20, 1944

DAILY TIMES, from Chicago, Illinois dated June 20, 1944. This is a tabloid-size issue with the headlines of "YANKS RACE TO GATES OF CHERBOURG!" with the coverage beginning inside the issue. This also contains other news of the day, including "U.S. fleet luring Japs into battle".



This is the complete issue in 36 pages, has an irregular spine and the margins contain a few edge... See More  

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$35.00
564507

WWII tabloid issue...

Item #564507

June 23, 1944

DAILY TIMES, from Chicago, Illinois dated June 23, 1944. This is a tabloid-size issue with the headlines of "Nazis Report -- RUSS OPEN BIG DRIVE!" with the coverage beginning inside the issue. This also contains other news of the day, including "TIMESman Wheeler tells Saipan battle" and "Storm kills eight".



This is the complete issue in 52 pages, has an irregular s... See More  

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$35.00
564505

WWII tabloid issue...

Item #564505

June 27, 1944

DAILY TIMES, from Chicago, Illinois dated June 27, 1944. This is a tabloid-size issue with the headlines of "2 COMMANDERS SEIZED IN FALL OF CHERBOURG!" with the coverage beginning inside the issue. This also contains other news of the day including "Willkie blast  jolts Republican unity" and "Germans Flee Russ Armies".



This is the complete issue in 32 pages, h... See More  

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$35.00
564503

WWII tabloid issue...

Item #564503

June 29, 1944

DAILY TIMES, from Chicago, Illinois dated June 29, 1944. This is a tabloid-size issue with the headlines of "RUSS TRAP 22 DIVISIONS NEAR MINSK" with the coverage beginning inside the issue. This also contains other news of the day including "Dewey maps plans for his campaign".



This is the complete issue in 36 pages, has an irregular spine and the margins contain a few edge t... See More  

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563529

Attempt to kill Hitler... Real life "Valkyrie" event...

Item #563529

July 20, 1944

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, Massachusetts, July 20, 1944



The popular movie starring Tom Cruise is based on the real-life event reported in this newspaper.



Being a early report, the front page has a small, breaking news style report with one column headline:



* Hitler Injured By Assailants



Most details were not known at this very early point in the attempted coup, as it happen... See More  

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$55.00
562878

One of the last battles of World War II...

Item #562878

July 02, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1945  This 28 page newspaper has a four column headline on the front page: "AUSTRALIANS ASHORE AT BALIK PAPAN, DRIVE INLAND NEAR BORNEO OIL PORT" with subheads. (see)

Other news of the day throughout. Light browning, otherwise in nice condition.



wikipedia notes: The Battle of Balikpapan was the concluding stage of the Borneo campaign (1945). The landi... See More  

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$38.00
561531

America At War...

The Great War Collection (Elven issues)...

Item #561531
THE GREAT WAR COLLECTION (11 issues) - A great opportunity for an instant collection encompassing every major "American" war from The French and Indian War through The Gulf War. You get eleven original/authentic publications (at least 9 being American newspapers), one each for:



French & Indian War, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American ... See More  

Wholesale Lot: typically more than one item/set available!

This item is not eligible for free shipping.

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$195.00
561413

Corregidor Surrenders in 1942....

Item #561413

May 07, 1942

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Detroit, Michigan, May 7, 1942



* United States surrender Corregidor

* Japan islands

* World War II original




This 28 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "Japs Push On After Fall of Corregidor" and more. (see)



Other news of the day with much on World War II.



Lite browning with little spine wear, otherwise good.



... See More  

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$30.00
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