682819

West Point in 1900...

Item #682819

June 23, 1900

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, June 23, 1900.



* West Point Military Academy
* Prints - Illustrations
 
This 16 page issue is in nice condition and contains illustrations of the latest inventions of the day including the following inventions/prints: West Point Military Academy - Armored Farm Equipment - Wrench - Lamp & More. These illustrations a
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682805

Two of the best Kennedy assassination issues to be had...

Item #682805

November 23, 1963

Here is a terrific pair of issues on the assassination of John F. Kennedy from the city where it happened. Both issues are THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS from Texas.

Note: While we do offer each of these issues as stand-alone items, purchasing them as a set will enable you to take advantage of a discounted price.



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682804

Gen. George S. Patton... Battle of the Bulge prelude...

Item #682804

December 07, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 7, 1944 



* General George S. Patton 

* World War II - WWII

* Battle of the Bulge prelude




The top of the front page has a five column headline: "3D ARMY POURS ACROSS THE SAAR" with subheads that include: "Third of Sarreguemines Is Taken as Patton Speeds Offensive" and more with related map headed: "Patton's Men Force Foe Ba... See More  

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682801

Charles Manson declared guily by President Nixon...

Item #682801

August 05, 1970

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 5, 1970



* The infamous Charles Manson family murders

* President Richard Nixon declares him guilty




The front page has a two column heading: "Mason Displays to Jurors Headline on Nixon Remark" Coverage continues on page 21 with two related photos. (see) This was actually a big deal at the time as Manson almost won on a mistrial because of Nixon's remark... See More  

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682800

1899 death of Dwight L. Moody...

Item #682800

February 15, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 15, 1899



* Dwight L. Moody

* American evangelist

* San Diego revival


 


The top of page 3 a one column heading: "EVANGELIST MOODY" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such.

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682798

1945 Fifth Fleet Tokyo raids....

Item #682798

February 16, 1945

THE TOPEKA DAILY CAPITAL, Kansas, February 16, 1945



* Fifth Fleet Tokyo, Japan attack

* USS Enterprise aircraft carrier




The front page has a nice banner headline: "NAVY PLANES ATTACK TOKYO" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Coverage of the first U.S. carrier airplane attack on Tokyo, Japan.

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682797

1942 WWII... 1st Negroes enlist by U.S. Navy...

Item #682797

May 22, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 22, 1942 



* World War II era United States Navy 

* Negroes enlisted for 1st time ever
 



Page 20 has an editorial with one column heading: "A Chance For Negro Seamen" (see) Coverage on the very 1st time Negroes were able to join the United States Navy.

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

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682756

Review & premiere of "The Godfather Part III", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #682756

December 25, 1990

LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 25, 1990



* Best "The Godfather Part III" film advertisement

* Grand Opening Day movie premiere review

* Francis Ford Coppola - Al Pacino




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "The Godfather Part III" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - t... See More  

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682755

Review & premiere of "Back to the Future Part II", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #682755

November 22, 1989

LOS ANGELES TIMES, November 22, 1989



* Best "Back to the Future Part II" advertisement

* Grand Opening Day movie premiere review

* Science-fiction adventure comedy film

* Michael J. Fox - Marty McFly




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Back to the Future Part II" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from th... See More  

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682752

Edgar Allan Poe...

Item #682752

November 18, 1875

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, November 18, 1875



* Poet Edgar Allan Poe

* Memorial grave unveiling

* Baltimore, Maryland




The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "THE POE MONUMENT" with subheads. (see). First report coverage takes up 2 1/2 columns on page 2.

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

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682739

Jewish extermination speech....

Item #682739

September 16, 1936

NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 16, 1936 



* Very early mention on exterminating the Jews

* Julius Streicher speech at Nuremberg

* Nazi propaganda figure




Page 14 contains one of the earliest reports of extermination as the solution to the "Jewish problem" not just in Germany but throughout the world. The report has one column heads: "Streicher Advises Foreigners On Jews" &quo... See More  

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682716

Collection of eight diaries from the "Roaring 20's"...

Item #682716

January 01, 1930

Eight diaries for the consecutive years 1930 thru 1939, lacking 1932 & 1937. These were essentially appointment diaries for an attorney although there are many personal & other notations as well, including much on daily weather conditions. There are entries for almost every day for each year noted. Included are various receipts, bills, etc.. See images for a sampling of what may be found.

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682703

Pirates of the Caribbean... Miami Vice movie...

Item #682703

July 27, 2006

LOS ANGELES TIMES, CA, July 27, 2006 



* Disneyland upgrades Pirates of the Caribbean as part of Dead Man's Chest release.

* Miami Vice the movie opening week ad and review.




Much coverage in the Weekend Section of the 3rd movie in the Pirates in the Caribbean saga which was released to coincide with Disneyland's 50th Anniversary.

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682702

1939 New York World's Fair....

Item #682702

May 02, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1939

 

* 1939 World's Fair grand opening

* Best title to be had ? (2nd day)


The top of the front page has a three column headline: "FIRST ROYALTY VISITS FAIR TO OPEN NORWAY'S PAVILION; 102,000 ATTEND SECOND DAY" with subheads that include: "5,000 Hear Prince" "Sky's the Limit' for the Fleet, La Guardia Says in
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682701

First anniversary of "Juneteenth", a national holiday...

Item #682701

June 21, 1866

NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1866 



* Very 1st Juneteenth anniversary observed

* Jubilee - Emancipation - Freedom Day

* Galveston, Texas celebration




As you may know, a period report of the first "Juneteenth" event on June 19, 1865, when Union troops entered Galveston, Texas and announced to more than 250,000 enslaved blacks that they were free is almost impossible to find. In fa... See More  

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682700

Release of Walt Disney's "The Three Caballeros"... U.S. prohibition leader dies..

Item #682700

February 03, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3 & 5, 1945, along with the  MINNIAPOLIS SUNDAY TRIBUNE's Picture Section, January 28, 1945



* Walt Disney's ~ The Three Caballeros

William E. Johnson's death



This 2 issue set (with bonus Picture Section) covers the historic release of the 1st movie to merge animation and live action.  Walt Disney's The Three Caballeros starre... See More  

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682698

Operation Market Garden in 1944....

Item #682698

September 20, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 20, 1944



* Operation Market Garden

* Post D-Day Europe aerial invasion

* World War II - WWII



The front page has a banner headline: "BRITISH NEAR RHINE IN 37-MILE SWEEP NORTH AFTER AIR ARMY JOINS IN CAPTURING EINDHOVEN" with subheads and related photo. (see) More on page 3. Coverage on the great paratrooper raid in the Netherlands. Always nice to hav... See More  

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682696

Great tribute to the Wright brothers... victors of the 1st Michelin Prize...

Item #682696

January 02, 1909

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Jan. 2, 1909  Page 6 has: "Aeronautics", which is a synopsis of several of the achievements of Orville and Wilbur Wright, and includes: "In tracing the development of aeronautics the historian of the future will point to the year 1908 as that in which the problem of mechanical flight was first fully mastered; and it must always be a matter of patr... See More  

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682693

Early flight with mention of Glenn Curtiss and the Wright brothers...

Item #682693

January 30, 1909

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Jan. 30, 1909  An inside page is primarily dedicated to early flight, with mentions of Wilbur Wright, Orville Wright, and Glenn Curtiss, among others. Two photos of aeroplanes are included. Another article on the page is headed: "The British Army Aeroplane". See images for details.

Other reports discuss the meat packing industry, "Night Sky: Janu... See More  

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682691

Notable pair of issues on the Maryland "Jew Bill" including its passage...

Item #682691

March 05, 1825

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 29, 1819 and March 5, 1825



* Maryland Jew Bill w/ passage

* Jewish religion rights

* Jews to hold public office (MD)




A fine pair of issues on the passage of the Maryland "Jew Bill".

May 29, 1819 issue: Certainly the best content is full text of the speech presented by of H.M. Brackenridge in the Maryland House of Delegates when the Jew ... See More  

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682690

Michigan creates a constitution: a step towards statehood...

Item #682690

July 18, 1835

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Maryland, July 18, 1835



* Michigan territory creating a constitution

* A move towards statehood




The prime content in this issue would be the complete printing of the: "Constitution of the State of Michigan" which takes almost four pages and concludes with the signatures in type of the various members of Michigan's congress. This constitu... See More  

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682689

1946 Joe Louis vs. Billy Conn fight...

Item #682689

June 20, 1946

THE NEW YORK TIMES,, June 20, 1946 



* Joe Louis vs. Billy Conn 

* Heavyweight boxing championship bout
 



The top of the front page has a one column heading:

"LOUIS STOPS CONN IN EIGHTH ROUND AND RETAINS TITLE" with subheads. (See) Much more reporting on page 27 with headings, photos and round per round coverage. Loads of text, too much to photograph here.

Complete ... See More  

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682688

1928 Wineville Chicken Coop murders...

Item #682688

September 20, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 20, 1928 



* Wineville Chicken Coop murders 

* Christine and Walter Collins 

* Gordon Stewart Northcott arrested (1st report) 

* Hollywood movie 'Changeling'




The top of page 3 has a two column heading: "Arrest 'Murder Farm' Youth and His Mother" (see) First report coverage on the Wineville Chicken Coop murders ... See More  

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682687

Post Battle of Midway details...

Item #682687

June 29, 1942

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, June 29, 1942



* Post Battle Of Midway results

* United States Navy vs. Imperial Japanese Navy

* Details of Japanese loss coming to light




The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "Four Jap Carriers Sunk at Midway" with subhead. (see)

Complete with 22 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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682686

Early Nottre Dame football....

Item #682686

November 09, 1919

THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, Nov. 9, 1919



* Early Knute Rockne

* Notre Dame Fighting Irish

* NCAA college football

* Passing game in it's infancy




Page 2 has a one column heading: "NOTRE DAME AGAIN WINS BY AIR ROUTE" with subhead. (see) This would be Rockne's first successful season there (2nd overall). An early Notre Dame report prior to becoming a Nati... See More  

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682685

1908 Messina earthquake disaster...

Item #682685

December 30, 1908

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 30, 1908



* 1908 Messina earthquake disaster

* Sicily, Calabria, Southern Italy




The front page has a banner headline: "Appalling is the Death List in Southern Province of Italy and Throughout Eastern Sicily; HALF POPULATION VICTIMS OF QUAKE" with subhead and related Illustration. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition b... See More  

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682658

1900 James J. Jeffries boxing title...

Item #682658

May 12, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 11 & 12, 1900



* James J. Jeffries vs. James J. Corbett

* Heavyweight boxing title fight (1st report)




The May 11th issue has one column heading at the top of the front page: "JEFFRIES-CORBETT" with subheads. (see)

The May 12th issue has a one column heading on the front page: "Jeffries The Victor" with subhead. (see) First report ... See More  

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682657

Charles Lindbergh's transatlantic flight... English visit...

Item #682657

June 12, 1927

ROTOGRAVURE SECTION of the New York Times, June 12, 1927



* Charles Lindbergh's visit to England photos

* Solo transatlantic airplane flight success




The front page has 6 related photos regarding Charles Lindbergh's English visit after his triumphal flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Pages 2 & 3 have 11 additional photos of Lindbergh's visit to England. Nice for display.

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682656

19th century Danville, Illinois

Item #682656

December 15, 1880

THE DANVILLE DAILY NEWS, Illinois, December 15, 1880



* Uncommon title



This issue has news of the day with several interesting advertisements, many illustrated.

Complete in 4 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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682655

Operation Hailstone... Truk Island attacked....

Item #682655

February 18, 1944

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, February 18, 1944



* Operation Hailstone - Truk Island (Chuuk)

* World War II - WWII




The front page has a terrific banner headline announcing: "BOMB JAP FLEET AT TRUK" with subheads and related map. (see) First report coverage on "Operation Hailstone" which was a massive naval air and surface attack on Truk Island.

Complete with 20 pages, light to... See More  

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682654

Philippine-American War begins in 1899...

Item #682654

February 06, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 6, 1899



* Philippine-American War beginning

* Manila, Philippines outbreak




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "FIGHT AT MANILA STILL ON" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly these issues are in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

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682653

Bobby Greenlease kidnapping... found dead...

Item #682653

October 08, 1953

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 8, 1953



* Bobby Greenlease kidnapping - found dead

* Carl Austin Hall & Bonnie Emily Brown Heady




The top of the front page is a nice banner headline: "KIDNAPERS GOT $600,00 AS BOBBY LAY IN GRAVE" with subheads and a few related photos. (see) More inside and a pictorial on the back page.

Complete with 48 pages, light toning and a little wear at ... See More  

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682652

Superman comic strip from the first year of publication...

Item #682652

October 09, 1939

BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, October 9, 1939 



* Superman B&W (comic strip)

* 1st year of publication

* Joe Siegel & Joe Shuster




The feature is a first year printing of the "Superman" daily comic strip, which began in limited newspapers (through the McClure Newspaper Syndicate) on January 16, 1939. 

A separate Sunday strip was added on November 5, 1939.  The ... See More  

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682651

Great Tri-State Tornado of 1925...

Item #682651

March 22, 1925

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 22, 1925 

 

* The Great Tri-State Tornado... 



The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "STORM FUND NOW 300,000" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Coverage on the great tri-state tornado disaster.

Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with 20 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally
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682650

Admiral George Dewey gets married in 1899...

Item #682650

November 09, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 9, 1899



* Admiral George Dewey's gets married

* United States Navy - Spanish-American War




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "DEWEY AGAIN A VICTOR MARRIED THIS MORNING" with subhead and two small illustrations. (see) Surprisingly these issues are in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find... See More  

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682649

Ohio State Buckeyes... 1942 National champs....

Item #682649

December 02, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 2, 1942



* Ohio State Buckeyes

* National champions (1st report)

* NCAA college football




The sport's section (page 37) has one column headings that include: "OHIO STATE WINS NATIONAL HONORS" "Placed First in Final Poll of Football Writers, With Georgia Runner-Up" and more with standing (see images).First report coverage on the Ohio State ... See More  

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682647

1916 Pancho Villa false death report...

Item #682647

April 11, 1916

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, April 11, 1916



* Pancho Villa false death headline

* Post Columbus, New Mexico raid




The front page has a nice banner headline: "VILLA REPORTED DEAD" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. This was a false report as Pancho Villa would live until 1923. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to fin... See More  

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682605

1900 Harvard-Yale Regatta...

Item #682605

June 28, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 28, 1900



* Harvard-Yale Regatta boat race

* Rowing races - Thames River




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HARVARD AND YALE RACE AND DIVIDE THE HONORS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this er... See More  

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682603

Liberation of Warsaw, Poland by the Russians...

Item #682603

January 17, 1945

NEW YORK POST (tabloid size), January 17, 1945



* Liberation of Warsaw Poland by the Russians



The front page has a great headline: "WARSAW FALLS" with subhead. (see) Nice for display. First coverage reporting is on page 2 with related map and photo.

Complete tabloid size issue with 40 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.... See More  

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682602

A displayable 18th century newspaper...

Item #682602

October 02, 1716

THE POST BOY, London, Oct. 2, 1716 



* Rare title w/ nice masthead



One of the nicer mastheads of the 18th century as it features two handsome engravings (see). Various news reports from Europe. The back page is mostly filled with advertisements and notices.

Complete as a single sheet newspaper, measures 8 1/4 by 14 inches, very nice condition.... See More  

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682600

Death of Chairman Mao in a Beijing, China, newspaper...

Item #682600

September 09, 1976

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept., 9, 1976 



* People's Republic of China founder

* Mao Zedong death (1st report)




The front page has a banner headline: "MAO TSE - TUNG DIES" with subhead and photo. (see)

Complete 1st section only with 32 pages, nice condition.

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682599

1940 Doodlebug Train Disaster....

Item #682599

August 01, 1940

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, August 1, 1940 



* Doodlebug train Disaster (1st report)

* Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "41 KILLED AS TRAIN HITS COACH HEAD-ON AT OHIO JUNCTION" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Doddlebug Train disaster at Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. Complete with 44 pages, rag edition, a little residue alo... See More  

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682598

Halley's Comet passes the earth in 1910......

Item #682598

May 20, 1910

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 20, 1910



* Halley's comet 1910 approach



The top of the front page has a one column heading: "COMET'S TAIL NOW IS IN WESTERN SKY" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper.

Complete with 8 pages, 2 ... See More  

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682597

Great Blizzard of 1899...

Item #682597

February 13, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 13, 1900



* Great Blizzard of 1899

* Great Arctic Outbreak

* St. Valentine's Day snowstorm




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "FEARFUL BLIZZARDS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in... See More  

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682596

1900 Collinsville, Illinois tornado disaster...

Item #682596

February 08, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 8, 1900



* Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois

* Tornado storm disaster - destruction




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "A DEADLY TORNADO IN MISSOURI AND ILLINOIS" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragi... See More  

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$42.00
682595

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1700...

Item #682595

January 23, 1700

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 23, 1700



* Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had

* At the turn of the 18th century




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 ... See More  

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$31.00
682594

1902 Springfield, Kentucly Negro lynching...

Item #682594

January 11, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 11, 1902



* James Mays Negro lynching - hanging

* Springfield, Washington County, Kentucky




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "SILENT KENTUCKIANS LYNCH NEGRO FIEND" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile fr... See More  

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682587

1912 Titanic disaster... SS Californian inaction...

Item #682587

May 28, 1912

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 28, 1912



* re. the RMS Titanic Sinking disaster

* Official review - SS Californian inaction




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "BITTER DENUNCIATIONS CONTAINED IN REPORT ON TITANIC DISASTER" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that a... See More  

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682583

Grey Owl death... Archibald Belaney...

Item #682583

April 14, 1938

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1938



* Grey Owl death w/ photo

* Archibald Belaney

* Famed conservationist




The top of page 23 has a photo of Archibald Belaney and a one column heading: "GREY OWL, WORKER FOR CONSERVATION" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the death of Grey Owl, widely known for Environmental conservation.

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

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682581

2nd day remiere of "Ghostbusters", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #682581

June 09, 1984

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 9, 1984



* Best "Ghostbusters" film advertisement

* Second Day movie premiere

* Supernatural comedy - Bill Murray

* Gremlins 2nd day as well




A nice issue on the 2nd day premiere of the motion picture hit "Ghostbusters" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hol... See More  

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