691332

1939 USS Squalus submarine disaster...

Item #691332

May 28, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only, May 28, 1939



* USS Squalus (Sailfish) sinking disaster

* Submarine test dive off New Hampshire




The front page of this section has a nice banner pictorial with heading: "Fort Fathoms Undersea An Heroic Rescue Is Made" with smaller subheads.

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691331

Wright Brother 1st flight... 25th anniversary...

Item #691331

December 17, 1928

THE DETROIT NEWS, Dec. 17, 1928



* Orville Wright Brothers

* First airplane flight success

* Kitty Hawk, North Carolina

* 25th anniversary celebration




The front page has a one column heading: "FIRST FLIGHT 25 YEARS AGO" with subhead. (see)

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691330

Early 1932 Notre Dame basketball win...

Item #691330

January 01, 1932

SECTION TWO (Sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Jan. 1, 1932



* Notre Dame Fighting Irish basketball

* Early game vs. Northwestern Wildcats

* Nice headline for display - Moose Krause




The front page of this section has a nice banner headline: "NOTRE DAME WHIPS NORTHWESTERN, 22 TO 21" with subheads and related photo. (see) Nice for display.

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691329

Rise of Hitler ?...

Item #691329

December 09, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 9, 1931 The front page has a banner headline: "SLASH ALL PAY IN GERMANY" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Complete with 38 pages, rag edition, close cut along the right margin, nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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691328

Moweaqua, Illinois coal mine disaster...

Item #691328

December 26, 1932

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 26, 1932



* Moweaqua, Illinois 

* Coal mine disaster 




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "MINE YIELDS 12 BODIES; RESCUE WORK STOPPED AS TUNNELS COLLAPSE" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage on the coal mine explosion disaster at Moweaqua, Illinois.

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691282

Dedication of Notre Dame Stadium...

Item #691282

October 12, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, October 12, 1930



* Notre Dame Stadium opening

* Formal dedication (1st report) - Fighting Irish

* NCAA College football  - "Touchdown Jesus" fame




The front page of this section has one column headings that include: "NOTRE DAME SUBDUES NAVY ELEVEN, 26 TO 2" "40,000 See Middies Crushed in Game Marking Dedication of V... See More  

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691281

The Blitz of 1940...

Item #691281

September 09, 1940

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 9, 1940 



* The Blitz (1st Phase) (early report) 

* Germany bombs London England 

* World War II - WWII campaign




The front page has a nice banner headline: "SUPER BOMBS RIP LONDON!" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photo is on the back  page. (see)

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691279

1914 Ludlow massacre... Colorado coalfield war...

Item #691279

April 22, 1914

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 22, 1914



* Ludlow, Colorado massacre - ghost town

* Coalfield War - National Guard vs. miners




The front page has a three column heading: "COLORADO STRIKERS AND GUARDS ENGAGE IN ANOTHER HOT BATTLE" 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... See More  

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691272

1972 Southern University riot and shootings...

Item #691272

November 17, 1972

DAILY WORLD, Nov. 17, 1972



* The 1972 Southern University shooting

* African American - Negroes college

* Unfit campus conditions riot

* Baton Rouge, Louisiana




The front page has a nice headline: "DEPUTIES + DOGS + GAS = TWO STUDENTS DEAD" with lead-in: "Cops attack Black Campus" (see).

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691267

St. Valentine's Day massacre revenge... John Scalise...

Item #691267

May 09, 1929

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 9, 1929



* John Scalise & Albert Anselmi assassinations

* Chicago outfit hitmen - Al "Scarface" Capone

* Revenge for the Saint Valentine's Day Massacre

* Best title to be had - very rare as such




The front page has a one column heading: "TRIPE KILLING LAID TO FEUD IN SICILIAN GANG" with subhead. (see) Three related photos are on the bac... See More  

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691264

Chappaquiddick incident... Moon landing...

Item #691264

July 21, 1969

THE PLAIN DEALER, Cleveland, July 21, 1969  



* Apollo 11 moon landing

* Chappaquiddick incident

* Mary Jo Kopechne murder




A great front page headline and photo: "Astronauts Walk Moon" (see) Unfortunately this is a incomplete issue and the actually reporting on this historic event is not present.

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691247

Lincoln's second inauguration...

Item #691247

March 06, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, March 6, 1865



* Abraham Lincoln 2nd inauguration

* Closing weeks of the Civil War

* Assassination nears




Page 4 headlines at the top of last column about the second inauguration of Abraham Lincoln include: "INAUGURATION" "Our Report of the Second Installation of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States" "Scenes at the White House in the Str... See More  

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691227

Black Americana - black voters, candidates, jurors, and more...

Item #691227

August 30, 1867

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, Aug. 30, 1867  The front page has: "NORTH CAROLINA - COLORED JURORS ALLOWED", "Abortion Case... A Woman Left To Die In The Streets", "The Indian War", "Delaware - A Colored Man Murdered", and more. Also present is a brief account of newly register voters in South Carolina, which includes the mention of blacks.

Page 5 has: "GEORGI... See More  

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691219

Babe Ruth Rejects Yankees Salary In 1932...

Item #691219

January 15, 1932

SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, January 15, 1932 



* George Herman Ruth 

* Babe Ruth's salary 

* New York Yankees 

* Colonel Ruppert
 



The front page of this section has a two column heading: "Ruth Rejects $70,000 for Season; Asks 2 Year Contract" with photo. (see)

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691216

Election of the very first woman Senator...

Item #691216

January 13, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE January 13, 1932



* Hattie Wyatt Caraway

* 1st Woman U.S. Senator elected

* Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

* United States Supreme Court Justice

* Announces retirement




Page 4 has a significant report on the feminist movement, announcing the election of the very first woman Untied States senator with a one column photo and heading: "Elected Senator".
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691213

1932 Trenton, Tennessee tornado... Rice family...

Item #691213

January 15, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 15, 1932



* Trenton , Gibson County, Tennessee

* Rice family tornado disaster




The front page has a one column heading: "Tornado Kills 8 In One Family; Five Are Injured" (see) Includes the names of the victims within the Rice family. 10 of this family would have been killed by this storm.

Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, rag edition in very nice... See More  

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691212

Terry "Machine Gun" Druggan probe...

Item #691212

December 10, 1931

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Dec. 10, 1931



* Terry "Machine Gun" Druggan

* Irish-American mobster - gangster

* Valley Gang leader - Chicago gangland

* Best title to be had - very rare as such




The front page has a one column heading: "DRUGGAN TALKS FAST, BUT JUDGE " with subhead. Related photo is on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the ne... See More  

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691209

Grace Fortescue arrested for murder...

Item #691209

January 09, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 9, 1932



* Grace Fortescue arrested

* Joseph Kahahawai murder

* Thalia Massie rape ?

* Honolulu, Hawaii




The front page has a five column heading: "Rape Suspect Slain; Nab Naval Officer" with subheads. Five related photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the arrest of Grace Fortescue for the murder of Joseph Kahahawai, a innocent ... See More  

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691206

Shanghai Incident China of 1932....

Item #691206

January 28, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 28, 1932



* January 28 Incident

* Shanghai, China

* Japanese offensive




The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "TOKIO ORDER: TAKE SHANGHAI" with subheads. a few related photos on the back page. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.

Complete with 30 pages, rag edition in great condition. A... See More  

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691205

Notre Dame's win streak ends at 26....

Item #691205

November 22, 1931

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, November 22, 1931



* Notre Dame Fighting Irish

* USC Trojans football game




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FIELD GOALS TOPPLE HARVARD, NOTRE DAME FROM UNBEATEN LIST" with subheads. (see) The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a nice banner headline: "SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CONQUERS NOTRE DAME BY 16-14 S... See More  

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691204

Young Brothers Massacre.... Brookline, Missouri...

Item #691204

January 04, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 4, 1932



* Young Brothers Massacre

* Brookline, Missouri - Public enemy era

* The Ozarks Mountains - police killings




The front page has a great banner headline: "SLAYERS OF SIX DODGE POSSE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Four related photos and banner heading are on the back  page.

Complete with 34 pages, rag edition in very nice condi... See More  

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691197

Lost Abraham Lincoln letter found...

Item #691197

November 20, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 20, 1931



* 1853 Abraham Lincoln letter found in Italy

* Rome as capital of United States of Europe ?




The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "LINCOLN IN 1853 VISIONED ROME AS EUROPE'S CAPITAL" with subhead. (see)

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691173

2003 House of 1000 Corpses... Angry Management...

Item #691173

April 11, 2003

LOS ANGELES TIMES, April 11, 2003



* Best "Anger Management" film advertisement (double-page)

* Grand Opening Day - movie premiere ad & review

* House of 1000 Corpses opening day as well

* Rob & Sheri Moon Zombie - Sid Haig




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture blockbuster: "Anger Management". Perhaps no better issue could be found to contain th... See More  

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691172

Rum-running during 1928 prohibition...

Item #691172

December 30, 1929

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 30, 1929



* Rum-running during prohibition

* Chicago gangland wars

* Al 'Scarface' Capone era




The front page has a nice banner headline: "SHELL RUM SHIPS, 3 KILLED" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Three related photos and banner heading on the back page.

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691171

1931 Japanese invasion of Manchuria...

Item #691171

November 18, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 18, 1931



* Japanese invasion of Manchuria

* Empire of Japan vs. China




The front page has a banner headline: "JAPAN'S GUNS HAMMER FOE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.

Complete with 36 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.



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691169

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1692...

Item #691169

May 22, 1693

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 22, 1693



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had



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

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691166

President John Adams responds... Society of the Cincinnati...

Item #691166

July 14, 1798

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, July 14, 1798  



* Society of the Cincinnati

* President John Adams




The front page has an extract of the President's answer to the Address of the (Society of) Cincinnati of Pennsylvania, signed in type: John Adams. Also has his answer to an address from the Legislature of New Hampshire, signed in type: John Adams.

Also on the front page is much on ... See More  

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691165

Narcisco Loopez attempts to liberate Cuba...

Item #691165

September 22, 1851

THE TIMES, London, Sept. 22, 1851  



* Narciso López expedition

* Cuba liberation attempt

* Spanish rule




Page 5 has several columns with reports on Narcisco Lopez and his failed attempt to liberate Cuba from Spanish rule.

 Lopez was a Venezuelan-born adventurer and Spanish Army general who is best known for his expeditions aimed at liberating Cuba. His troops carried a fl... See More  

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691162

Mae West "Pleasure Man" play arrests...

Item #691162

October 03, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 3, 1928



* "Pleasure Man" by Actress Mae West

* Broadway play raided by police

* Heterosexual - drag queens




The top of page 22 has a one column heading: "MAE WEST WINS RESPITE FOR HER FALSETTO DRAMA" with subhead. (see)

Complete with 46 pages, rag edition in great condition.... See More  

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691144

1928 Chicago gangland war in full swing...

Item #691144

November 18, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 18, 1928



* Mafia comes to America from Sicily

* Chicago gangland wars

* Al 'Scarface' Capone era

* Prohibition & great depression

* Best title to be had - rare as such




The top of page 3 has a one column Heading: "SICILY WATCHES U.S. GANGS AS IT ENDS MAFIA RULE" with subhead. (see)

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691142

1929 "Question Mark" airplane endurance flight....

Item #691142

January 03, 1929

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 3, 1929



* "Question Mark" (aircraft) Fokker airplane

* United States Army aviators

* Los Angeles Metropolitan Field

* Record endurance flight - Aerial refueling




The front page has a nice banner headline: "REFUEL IN AIR; UP 40 HOURS" with subhead. Nice for display.

Complete with all 44 pages rag edition in nice condition.... See More  

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691141

1st Transatlantic flight... Graf Zeppelin German airship...

Item #691141

October 12, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 12, 1928



* D-LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin German airship

* 1st Intercontinental flight beginning

* Atlantic Ocean to Lakehurst, New Jersey




The front page has a banner headline: "ZEPPELIN SLOWED UP BY WIND" with subheads and related illustration. Nice for display. Three related photos and heading on the back page. Lengthy coverage on the 1st Intercontinental f... See More  

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691140

The definitive Confederate newspaper on the Battle of Gettysburg...

Item #691140

July 13, 1863

DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, July 13, 1863 



* Great Battle of Gettysburg reporting

* Rare Southern point of view

* From the capital of the Confederacy




The front page has a very nice article taking the first 1 1/2 columns concerning the Battle of Gettysburg, certainly with a Confederate bias, headed: "From Gen. Lee's Army" which has some terrific content.

Some bits include:... See More  

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691139

1928 Mount Etna volcano eruption...

Item #691139

November 09, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 9, 1928



* Mount Etna volcano eruption

* Mascali, Sicily, Italy lava disaster




The front page has a nice banner headline: "LAVA BLOTS OUT ITALIAN CITY" with subheads. Two related photos and banner heading on the back page. (see)

Complete with 42 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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691109

Dennis Eckersley wins Cy Young Award - 1992...

Item #691109

November 11, 1992

LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 11, 1992 (Sports Section only)



* Oakland Athletics' relief pitcher

* Dennis Eckersley wins Cy Young Award



The front page of the Sports Section has a small photo captioned, "CY YOUNG: Oakland's Eckersley (above), who saved 51 games this season, won the American League Cy Young Award." The article is found on page 3, and has a nearly full-banner ... See More  

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691107

1999 Paco Stanley assassination...

Item #691107

June 25, 1987

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 25, 1987



* Paco Stanley assassination by gun ambush 

* Mexican television entertainer - comedian

* Televisa and TV Azteca




Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "TV Star Is Killed in Brazen Attack That Shocks Mexico" with subhead and photo. (see) Nice to have this  report in a newspaper from the capital of the entertainment in... See More  

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691097

Premiere of "Hook", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #691097

December 11, 1991

LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 11, 1991 (Front and Calendar Sections)



* Hook w/ Robin Williams, premier ad and review

* Star Trek VI - The Undiscovered Country "week of" ad

* The Addams Family - f
ull-page ad



A terrific issue on the premiere of "Hook", including a full-page advertisement and review. There is also a "week of" ad for "Star Trek, The Undiscovere... See More  

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691094

Lengthy on Abraham Lincoln and his 'Spot Resolutions" in Congress...

Item #691094

December 23, 1847

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Dec. 23, 1847  Page 2 has an uncommonly lengthy report from [Abraham] Lincoln in the House of Representatives. This was his "spot resolution" and speech condemning the reasons for starting the Mexican War. He requests proof from President Polk that American blood was shed on American soil and that the enemy provoked the Americans, and he
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691067

President Johnson's impeachment trial...

Item #691067

May 12, 1868

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 12, 1868  Most of the front page is taken up with: "THE IMPEACHMENT TRIAL" "The Field Not Lost!" with various subheads (see). The is concerning the impeachment proceedings against President Andrew Johnson.

Eight pages, uncut and untrimmed, crease and minor wear along the central fold, generally nice..

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691062

Woman police officer Isabella Goodwin...

Item #691062

March 05, 1912

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass. March 5, 1912



* Woman police officer Isabella Goodwin

* 1st female detective in New York City




The top of the front page has a two column photo with heading: "Mrs. Isabella Goodwin, The First Woman To Be Appointed To New York Detective Force" with text. (see)

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

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691058

Irish War of Independence treaty ?...

Item #691058

September 05, 1921

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 5, 1921



* Irish War of Independence ending events

* Anglo-1rish Treaty talks




The front page has a banner headline: "IRISH FLATLY REJECT OFFER" with subheads. Nice for display.

Complete with 24 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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691051

Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth...

Item #691051

May 13, 1937

ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, May 13, 1937



* King George VI & Queen Elizabeth

* Coronation at Westminster Abbey




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "GEORGE EMBARKS ON LIFE OF SERVICE TO BRITISH PEOPLE" with subhead and 2 related photos. (see)

Complete with 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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691049

First NASA spacecraft launch...

Item #691049

October 12, 1958

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 12, 1958



* Pioneer 1 launch

* 1st NASA spacecraft




The front page has a four column headline: "ROCKET SUCCESS DESPITE STRAYING" with subheads and 2 related photos. First report coverage on the launch of "Pioneer 1" which became the first spacecraft launched by NASA, the newly formed space agency of the United States.

Complete 1st section o... See More  

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691047

Cummins Unit prison farm break of 1940...

Item #691047

September 03, 1940

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 3, 1940



* Cummins Unit - Lincoln County, Arkansas

* State Prison Farm break - escape




The front page has a banner headline: "32 FELONS FLEE; GUARDS AID" with subhead. Nice for display.

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

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691045

Porgy and Bess opera... George Gershwin...

Item #691045

October 11, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1935



* Porgy and Bess folk-opera

* Composer George Gershwin

* Opening day review in NYC




The top of page 30 has a three column heading: "'Porgy and Bess,' Native Opera, Opens at the Alvin; Gershwin Work on Du Bose Heyward's Play" with subheads and related photo. (see) This was the opening day review for this famous folk-opera in New Yor... See More  

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691043

The kidnapping of little Billy Ranieri...

Item #691043

September 14, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 14, 1928



* Billy Ranieri kidnapping - kidnapped

* Chicago gangland wars - mafia

* Best title to be had (rare)




The front page has a great banner headline: "QUIZ 2 AS BOY'S KIDNAPERS" with subheads. Nice for display. Four related photos are on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of ... See More  

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691040

Capone gangsters buried...

Item #691040

May 12, 1929

CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, May 12, 1929



* John Scalise - Albert Anselmi - Joseph Giunta

* Chicago outfit hitmen - Al "Scarface" Capone

* Revenge for the Saint Valentine's Day Massacre ?

* Best title to be had - very rare as such




The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "TWO SEIZED AS GANGLAND CHIEF GOES TO GRAVE" with subhead and photo. (see) When it comes to gangs... See More  

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691034

1929 Red Grange interview editorial...

Item #691034

December 29, 1929

SECTION TWO (sports) only of the Chicago Sunday Tribune, Dec. 29, 1929



* Red Grange interview editorial w/ photo

* Illinois Fighting Illini football running back

* Chicago Bears - "The Galloping Ghost"




The front page of this section has a one column heading: "GRANGE TRACES PATH TO GOLD; MADE $250,000" with subheads. Lengthy text continues on page 2 with heading and phot... See More  

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691029

Shirley Temple's salary strike ends...

Item #691029

July 30, 1934

ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, July 30, 1934



* Child Actress Shirley Temple

* Movie - film contract dispute




The front page has a one column heading: "Shirley Temple On Contract at $1,000 a Week" with subhead and photo. 

Complete with 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding slits along the spine, generally good.... See More  

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691026

Lend Lease program...

Item #691026

September 03, 1940

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, September 3, 1940.



* Lend Lease Program

* World War II relief

* U.S. Destroyers




The front page has a very nice banner headline: "BRITISH GET 50 WARSHIPS, TRADING BASES WITH U.S." with many subheads. Nice for display.

Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, arc... See More  

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