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Walt Disney's movie "Pinocchio"... First review... nice illustration...

Item #655640

February 08, 1940

NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 8, 1940 

* Disney's animated movie "Pinocchio"

* Introduced to the World

Page 18 has the first review of the new animated movie from the Disney Studios, "Pinocchio". This was their second animated movie following on the heels of the wildly successful "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs".

The very favorable review begins: "If Wes... See More  

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"Gulliver's Travels" - Max Fleischer's answer to Walt Disney's "Snow White"...

Item #655636

December 31, 1939


The back page of the weekly Pictures Section is fully dedicated to the new full-length animated film, "Gulliver's Travels," which was Max Fleischer's answer to the incredible success of Walt Disney's, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs." Multiple color sketches are included. See images for d... See More  

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Donald, Mickey, Mini, Goofy, and several Dwarfs wish everyone a Merry Christmas - in color...

Item #655635

December 23, 1939

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Final Morning Edition, December 23, 1939

* Several Disney Characters wish everyone a Merry Christmas...

* Donald, Mickey, Mini, Goofy, and several Dwarfs

* Signed work by Walt Disney - approx. 12 by 15 1/2 inches

The back page has an absolutely wonderful, large, color print showing work from Walt's hand which depicts Donald, Mickey, Mini, Goofy, and several Dwa... See More  

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Chemist Theodroe William Richards death...

Item #655460

April 03, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1928

* Theodore William Richards death

* 1st American Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry

* Harvard University - atomic weights - elements

The top of page 29 has a one column heading: "HARVARD CHEMIST, T. W. RICHARDS, DIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of Theodore William Richards, the first American scientist to receive the Nob... See More  

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1st Women's Air Derby death... ...

Item #655457

August 20, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 20, 1929

* 1st Women's Air Derby begins

* "Powder Puff Derby"

* Marvel Crosson's crash & death

* LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin (airship)

* 1st to fly around the World (halfway)

The front page has a one column heading: "WOMAN DERBY FLIER IS LOST IN ARIZONA" with subheads. (see)

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

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Disney's "The Lady and the Tramp" - Premier weekend advertisement...

Item #655387

June 26, 1955


* First animated feature filmed in widescreen CinemaScope

* Disney's "The Lady and the Tramp"

* Premier weekend showing

Page B-13 has a nice advertisement for the premier weekend showing of Disney's, "The Lady and the Tramp," which was the first animated feature filmed in widescreen CinemaScope. Ads for Cole Porter's &qu... See More  

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Al Capone out - Johnny "the Immune" Torrio takes over...

Item #655282

June 19, 1931

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 19, 1931  The front page has an article headed: "New Leader Takes Place Of Al Capone," which announces that Johnny "the Immune" Torrio has taken over the gangland leadership - with more.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day are present as well.

Complete in 22 pages, small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.... See More  

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Babe Ruth & Max Schmeling together in same photo...

Item #655280

June 02, 1931

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 2, 1931  Page 10 has a great photo of Babe Ruth and Max Schmeling with the caption: "Just A Couple Of Slug Champs." Great to have these two great athletes of the era in the same photo.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day are present as well.

Complete in 16 pages, a small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.... See More  

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Gandhi, Thomas Edison, and Al Capone...

Item #655279

February 25, 1931

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, Feb. 25, 1931  The front page has a large photo of Gandhi with the caption: "Gandhi Happy To Be Free Again." Also on the front page is an interesting article regarding Albert Einstein: "Einstein Used the Cigarette Relatively." Page 3 has a 2-column, two-line heading regarding Al Capone: "CAPONE ELUDES THE CROWDS AND GOES BEFORE U.... See More  

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1929 Stock Market Crash...

Item #655141

November 20, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 20, 1929 

* Post Stock Market Crash of 1929

* Wall Street anxiety at an end ?

* Start of the Great Depression

The stock market crash of 1929 did much to define America for the next decade, resulting in the Great Depression and all the trauma relating to it. It seemed common for many newspapers to put a positive spin on the on-going tragedy, so front page r... See More  

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Founding of the state of Israel... One of the best...

Item #655086

May 14, 1948

THE RALEIGH TIMES, May 14, 1948 

* Israeli Declaration of Independence

* Early, same day 1st report

The front page has a dramatic, historic, banner headline proclaiming: "JEWISH STATE IS PROCLAIMED," with the related and sensational subheading: "First Hebrew Nation In 2,000 Years." The coverage continues on an inside page. This is an extremely historic & desirab... See More  

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Disney's Aladdin ad, plus...

Full-page opening week ads for Groundhog Day, Sommersby, & The Vanishing...

Item #655082

November 15, 1989

LOS ANGELES TIMES, February 7, 1993 (Calendar Section)

* Groundhog Day, The Temp, & Dead Alive

* Loaded Weapon 1, Sommersby, & The Vanishing

* Strictly Ballroom, Disney's Aladdin, & Love Field

A terrific issue which includes full-page advertisements for the per-release of on pre-release of "Groundhog Day," "The Temp," & "Dead Alive," the 1s... See More  

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Second Arab-Israeli War (Suez Crisis) Cease War...

Item #655047

November 06, 1956

MIRROR NEWS EXTRA, Los Angeles, November 6, 1956

* The Second Arab-Israeli War (Suez Crisis) Cease-Fire..

* "Day of" truce announcement

The front page has the bold, two-line banner heading: "SUEZ CEASE-FIRE CALLED BY BRITISH," with subhead, "Truce Slated Tonight Unless Egypt Attacks." Also found on the front page and within are articles related to the U.S. Pres... See More  

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Eisenhower and Nixon (re)gain Republican ticket...

Item #655046

August 23, 1956


* Dwight D. Eisenhower & Richard Nixon

* (re)nominated to the Republican ticket

The front page has a nice bold banner heading: "IKE, NIXON WIN," win subhead: "Vote Unanimous by Cheering Delegates." Individual photos of each candidate are also included making the issue great for display. Related coverage as found on inside ... See More  

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De Beers South African Diamond Mines close...

Item #655038

March 31, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, March 31, 1932

* De Beers Diamond Mines close

* $72,2000,000 gems on hand

Page 8 has the one-column heading: "DE BEERS MINES SET CLOSING FOR TODAY," with subhead: "Shut-down of South Africa's Diamond Industry Viewed as Requisite to a Revival," which is a report from Johannesburg, South Africa, which tells of the historic closing of the D... See More  

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Babe Ruth (golf)... Early rockets... De Beers diamond mines close...

Item #655033

February 19, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 19, 1932  This issue is loaded with great content...

* Babe Ruth plays golf

* De Beers Diamond mines close

* Officially close due to the Great Depression

Page 2 has a two column heading: "De Beers Diamond Mines Are Closing Down; Others in South Africa Will Follow Suit" (see images). This first report coverage on the De Beers diamond fields of Sou... See More  

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John Wanamaker death...

Item #654978

December 13, 1922

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 13, 1922

* John Wanamaker death

* Department store pioneer

The front page has one column headlines that include: "JOHN WANAMAKER DIES AT AGE OF 84 FROM HEART ATTACK"

"Merchant Expires at His Philadelphia Home--Had Seamed to Be Improving" "Smiled In Last Moments"
and more. 1st report coverage on the death of John Wanamaker, father o... See More  

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Jimmy Carter wins Presidential Election...

Item #654793

November 04, 1976

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Phila, Pennsylvania, November 4, 1976  Jimmy Carter Claims Victory, becomes president of the United States. The front page has the banner headline (with accompanying photo): "Carter Claims His Victory," with subheads: "Rizzo role: kingmaker," and "The sun shines at Plains." Additional related articles are found on the front page as well... See More  

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Notre Dame wins 1930 football title... Albert Einstein in New York...

Item #654789

December 11, 1930

THE OMAHA EVENING BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, December 11, 1930 

* Albert Einstein in New York - details with photo

* Notre Dame officially become National Champions 

* Last season before Knute Rockne's death

The front page has two articles, one which includes a photo, regarding Albert Einstein's visit to New York. The photo's caption mentions his Theory of Relativity.

Pag... See More  

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Arthur Ashe's death report - dies of AIDS...

Item #654788

February 07, 1993

LOS ANGELES TIMES, February 7, 1993 (2-sections)

* Arthur Ashe's death report

* dies of AIDS...

* Only African-American to win both Wimbledon and the U.S. Open (at the time of his death)

Both the front page and the 1st page of the Sports Section tell of the death of Arthur Ashe.

Included are the main section and the Sports Section - both which are in excellent condition.... See More  

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Standardville, Utah mining disaster...

Item #654490

February 08, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, February 8, 1930 

* Standardville, Utah (ghost town) 

* Mine explosion disaster

This 32 page newspaper has one column headlines on the back page (page 32) that include: "20 UTAH MINERS DIE IN GAS EXPLOSION" "Nine Are Rescued as Carbon Monoxide Sweeps Through Standardville Coal Shaft" and more. (see)

Tells of the Standardv... See More  

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Republican Alfred Landon to run against FDR...

Item #652632

June 12, 1936

NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1936  The banner headline announces: "REPUBLICANS NAME LANDON UNANIMOUSLY; HE ACCEPTS PLATFORM, ADDING OWN IDEAS" with a photo of him as well. Many related subheads include: "Landon Sends Telegram" "

To Back Constitutional Amendment if States' Wage Laws Fail" "For Gold At Proper Time" and more.

Alfred Landon would lose the... See More  

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Allied newspaper dropped by aircraft over occupied France...

Item #652525

August 03, 1944

TOUS LES FRONTS, France, August 3, 1944

* Rare allied issue dropped from aircraft

* Occupied France World war II - WWII

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

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

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The John Scopes "monkey trial"...

Item #652502

July 08, 1925

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, July 8, 1925  The top of the first column has heads: "WOULD BAR EVOLUTION BY CONSTITUTION" "Bryan Group is Prepared to Go the Limit" "Adverse Decision to Be Appealed Through" with the text carrying over to page 11. 

This reports on the famous evolution vs. creation trial of teacher John Scopes in Dayton, Tennessee. ... See More  

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