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687917

America's embarrassing entry in the 'space race'...

Item #687917

December 06, 1957

THE DETROIT NEWS, Mass., Dec. 6, 1957 



* Vanguard TV3 embarrassment (day of)

* America's 1st attempt to launch satellite




A report on the front page announces the upcoming embarrassing entry of the United States in the space race with the Soviet Union, with a banner headline: "RUSH MOON LAUNCHING; Count Resumes After 3 1/2 Hour Delay" with subheads. (see) Nice for display.... See More  

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687895

The United States enters the space race...

Item #687895

February 01, 1958

THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, February 1, 1958 



* 1st satellite put into space by the United States

* EXPLORER 1 (1ST REPORT)




The front page has a banner headline announcing America's successful entry in the space race with: "Our First Satellite Is Working 'Perfectly'" with a subheads. (see) Keep in mind this was but 5 months after the Soviet Union's success... See More  

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687811

Amelia Earhart honored in 1932...

Item #687811

May 23, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 23, 1932 



* Amelia Earhart - London welcome

* re. Transatlantic flight (Airplane)

* 1st woman to achieve solo




The top of the front page has one column headings: "MRS. PUTNAM LANDS AT LONDON IN STORM; GREETED BY MELLON" "Crowds at Croydon Airdrome Disappointed as Ocean Flier Goes to Private Field" "Cheered In Pouring Rain" and more.... See More  

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687615

First Woman to fly the Atlantic... Amelia Earhart...

Item #687615

June 08, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1928 



* Albert Fish kidnaps Grace Budd

* Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal

* "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man"

* "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria"
* Woman aviator Amelia Earhart
* About to make history

* Airplane "Friendship"




Page 27 has a one column heading: "DEATH HINT SPURS HUNT F... See More  

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687610

Two accounts of Mosby's famous "Greenback Raid", in a Confederate newspaper.....

Item #687610

October 18, 1864

DAILY EXAMINER, Richmond, Virginia, October 18, 1864 



* John S. Mosby - Guerrilla leader

* 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry

* Rare Confederate title




This newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy has much reporting on the Civil War, but perhaps the most significant is a back page account with heads: "From the Valley--Capture Of A Railroad Train" which includes in part: &... See More  

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687597

Howard Hughes & his Spruce Goose...

Item #687597

August 10, 1947

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 10, 1947 



* Howard Hughes 

* H-4 Hercules (Spruce Goose) 

* He claims it can fly (1st report)
 



The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "HUGHES PROMISES TO EXILE HIMSELF IF BIG PLANE FAILS" "His Reputation Is Involved and He Will Quit U.S. if Craft Is Useless, He Tells Senators" "Army 'Hatred... See More  

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687572

China Clipper maiden trans-pacific flight... 1st of its kind...

Item #687572

November 24, 1935

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Springfield, Massachusetts, November 24, 1935  This 50+ page newspaper has two column headlines on the front page: "Hawaii Hails China Clipper; To Make Second Lap Today" "First Trans-Pacific Airmail Plane Ends Perfect 2400-Mile Flight at Honolulu--Engineering Officer Describes Its easy 'Half-Throttle' Trip"



Tells of the maiden flight of th... See More  

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687512

Hauptmann charged with the murder of the Lindbergh baby...

Item #687512

September 21, 1934

HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, September 21, 1934 



* Bruno Hauptmann arrested 

* Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping




The front page has a great banner headline: "ARREST LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPER, FIND RANSOM" with subhead and photo of Charles Jr. More on pages 2 & 3 with full page pictorial.

Complete 1st section only with all 20 pages, light toning, some margin wear, par... See More  

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687465

First Trans-Pacific flight to Australia in 1928...

Item #687465

June 04, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 4, 1928 



* 1st Trans-pacific airplane flight (during)

* Southern Cross monoplane to Australia


* Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith 



The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIJI FLYERS RIDE OUT STORM" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Some related photos are on the back page.

Complete with all 46 pages, this is the "rag edition&... See More  

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687457

Amelia Earhart flies solo across the Atlantic...

Item #687457

May 21, 1932

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 21, 1932 



* Amelia Earhart - transatlantic flight

* 1st woman to achieve solo

* Airplane flight begins (1st report)




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "AMELIA PUTNAM STARTS HOP TO PARIS EXACTLY FIVE YEARS AFTER LINDBERGH'S TAKEOFF" with subheads and photo. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2. (see) This was the fir... See More  

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687454

1926 Granite, Colorado train wreck disaster...

Item #687454

September 06, 1926

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 6, 1926



* Granite, Chaffee County, Colorado

* Arkansas River train wreck disaster




The front page has a one column heading: "Trains Topples Into River; 15 Dead, 50 Hurt" First report coverage on the Granite train wreck of 1926.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, g... See More  

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687450

Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial...

Item #687450

January 04, 1935

THE DETROIT NEWS, January 4, 1935.

 

* Charles Lindbergh Jr. Baby Kidnapping Trial

* Mother and father take the stand

* Court testimony




The front page has a five column heading: "Lindy Identifies Hauptmann Voice" with subheads and related photo. (see) Another related photo with court testimony on page 2.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete i
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687357

The very first Medal of Honor recipients...

Item #687357

March 26, 1863

NEW YORK HERALD, March 26, 1863



* 1st Medal of Honor recipients

* American Civil War

* Jacob Parrott & more




This issue has a report quite inconspicuous in its presentation yet exceedingly significant in its place in history. It reports the very first recipients of perhaps the most prestigious & coveted award for military valor: the Medal of Honor.

Page 4 has a one column heading: ... See More  

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687185

1970 Ted Bundy's sorority house attack...

Item #687185

January 16, 1978

THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, Jan. 16, 1978



* Ted Bundy - American serial killer

* Women - young girls rapist - murderer

* Florida State University sorority house attack




The first column of the front page has a small and somewhat discrete report under: "Tallahassee" (see) Unfortunate for the small and brief report here, but still a 1st report. Of course it was not known at the ... See More  

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687064

Winston Churchill car accident that could have changed history...

Item #687064

December 14, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 14, 1931



* Winston Churchill hit by car in Manhattan

* Accident that could have changed the World




The front page has a one column heading: "Churchill Hit By Automobile On City Street" (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.



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687055

1930 Space travel prediction ?.....

Item #687055

April 12, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 12, 1930



* John Quincy Stewart

* Space (Moon) travel for humans ?

* Rockets - rocketry




Near the bottom of the front page has a two column heading: "Scientist Visions Trips to Moon by Year 2050 In Rocket Ships Making 50,000 Miles and Hour" (see) Coverage on Dr. John Q. Stewart's prediction of human space travel in the future. A interesting report pr... See More  

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687034

1st American space walk... Gemini 4....

Item #687034

June 03, 1965

THE FITCHBURG SENTINEL, June 3, 1965.



* Astronaut - Major Edward H. White

* Gemini 4 Space Capsule

* First American Space Walk (day of)




The front page has a banner headline: "Epic Space Flight Is Under Way" with subheads and a few related photos. (see) Coverage on the Gemini 4 space flight in which Edward Higgins White became the first American to walk in space.

Co
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686951

1952 Pan Am Flight 526A disaster....

Item #686951

April 12, 1952

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 12, 1952



* Pan Am Flight 526A disaster

* Douglas DC-4 airplane crash

* San Juan, Puerto Rico




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "52 DIE, 17 SURVIVE IN U.S. PLANE CRASH AT SAN JUAN, P. R." with subheads and photo of the pilot.

Complete with 28 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.... See More  

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686910

Malcolm Campbell... Over 300 MPH in automobile...

Item #686910

January 22, 1933

ROTOGRAVURE SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, Jan. 22, 1933



* Race driver Malcolm Campbell

* Bluebird speed car photo




The top of the front page of this section has a nice photo showing Sir. Malcolm Campbell's new "Bluebird" speed car. Another related photo is on the front page as well.

Many other photos of other topics throughout. Complete with 8 pages, rag edition in nice... See More  

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686906

The shuttle Challenger explodes...

Item #686906

January 29, 1986

NEW YORK TIMES, Jan. 29, 1986



* Space Shuttle Challenger disaster



The front page announces one of the more tragic event in U.S. space history with: "Shuttle explodes" with a subhead: "Teacher, crew killed seconds into flight" and related photo and diagram. More inside.

Complete with 50+ pages, minor wear, nice condition.... See More  

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686897

Kidnapping of the Lindbergh baby...

Item #686897

March 04, 1932

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., March 4, 1932 



* Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping

* Early reporting - "Crime of the Century"




The front page has a nice banner headline: "Police Grill Kidnapped Lindbergh Baby's Nurse" with related subheads.

Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding holes along the 1st column, otherwise nice.... See More  

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686845

Jesse James... Rock Island Railroad robbery...

Item #686845

July 18, 1881

NEW YORK TIMES, July 18, 1881 



* Outlaw Jesse James gang

* Rock Island Railroad train robbery




The top of the middle column of the front page has heads: "THE WORK OF ROAD AGENTS", "Robbery And Murders On A Rock Island Train", "Details Of The Bloody Affair At Winston, Mo.--The Conductor And A Passenger Killed And The Express Safe Robbed--Statements By The Train-M... See More  

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686802

Discoverer 13 capsule recovery a 1st...

Item #686802

August 12, 1960

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., Aug. 12, 1960



* Discoverer 13 XIII satellite

* First capsule successful recovery

* Very 1st man made object retrieved from space




The front page has a four column headline: "SATELLITE CAPSULE IS RECOVERED FROM SEA BY HELICOPTER" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the very first recovery of a man-made object from space, beating the Soviet Ko... See More  

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686768

Russians take the lead in the space race...

Item #686768

August 07, 1961

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., August 7, 1961 



* Gherman Titov - Vostok  2 space flight

* Soviet cosmonaut - youngest ever in space




The front page has a nice banner headline announcing: "Red Spaceman Lands--Safe And Sound" with subheads and photo with heading: "I Am An Eagle"

Complete in 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.... See More  

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686760

General George Custer.. Black Hills' gold...

Item #686760

August 24, 1874

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, August 24, 1874



* General George Armstrong Custer

* Black Hills gold - South Dakota expedition




The top of the front page one column headings that include: "IN THE BLACK HILLS" "Gen. Custer's Exploring Expedition" and more. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2.

Other news of the day. Complete with 10 pages, light toning at the margins, light creas... See More  

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686678

Aviation history is made in 1919...

Item #686678

May 28, 1919

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 28, 1919 



* NC-4 flying boat (historic aviation feat)

* Transatlantic flight (1st aircraft to achieve this)




The banner headline announces the first aircraft to fly across the Atlantic Ocean: "NC-4 WINS FIRST OCEAN FLIGHT FOR AMERICA; 9 3/4 HOURS FROM PONTA DELGADA TO LISBON; HAWKER'S PLANE PICKED UP BY AMERICAN SHIP" with subheads, illustration of ... See More  

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686676

Karl Benz death... automobile pioneer...

Item #686676

April 05, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1929



* Karl Benz death (1st report)

* German engine designer

* Inventor of 1st automobile ?

* Mercedes-Benz co-founder




Page 25 has a one column heading: "CARL BENZ, 84, DIES; MADE FIRST AUTO" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of German engine designer, Karl Benz. He is generally regarded as the inventor of the very 1st automobil... See More  

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686637

1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward...

Item #686637

April 29, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 29, 1928



* 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward

* Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft

* Floyd Bennett funeral - burial




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "BREMEN CREW DAZED BY WELCOME BACK AS CITY CROWDS BATTLE TO SEE THEM; LAY TRIBUTES ON BENNETT'S GRAVE" with many subheads and photo. Much more on the followings pages with ... See More  

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686636

Charles Lindbergh & Floyd Bennett...

Item #686636

April 25, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 25, 1928



* Aviator Charles Lindbergh

* Flight to Quebec, Canada

* Floyd Bennett near death




The front page has a four column headline: "LINDBERGH TAKES SERUM TO BENNETT IN QUEBEC, SPEEDING THROUGH STORM; BREMEN, REPAIRED, HELD BY WEATHER" with many subheads and photo. (see) Loads of text.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 p... See More  

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686635

1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward...

Item #686635

April 28, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1928



* 1st transatlantic airplane flight Westward

* Bremen, German Junkers W33 aircraft

* Floyd Bennett funeral - burial




The top of the front page has a five column headline: "FLOYD BENNETT BURIED WITH NATIONAL HONORS; BREMEN FLIERS ARRIVE IN NEW YORK BY PLANE, GO ON TO WASHINGTON; COMING BACK TODAY" with many subheads and photo. Much more on the fo... See More  

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686623

1st airplane flight around the World...

Item #686623

July 02, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1931



* Wiley Post and Harold Gatty prevail

* 1st airplane flight around the World

* Hero's welcome in New York City




The top of the front page has a nice five column headline: "POST AND GATTY END THEIR RECORD WORLD FLIGHT; CIRCLED GLOBE IN 8 DAYS, 15 HOURS, 51 MINUTES; 10,000 IN WILD DEMONSTRATION AT FIELD HERE" with many subheads and map. Much more... See More  

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686609

1927 airplane endurance flight record...

Item #686609

April 15, 1927

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 15, 1927 



* Airplane endurance record broken 

* Bertrand Blanchard Acosta & Clarance Chamberlin 

* Bellanca monoplane
 



The front page has a nice banner headline: "FLY 51 HOURS; WORLD RECORD" with subheads. (see). Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on the airplane endurance record broken by Bertrand Acosta ... See More  

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686584

Aviation history in the making...

Item #686584

May 18, 1919

ROTOGRAVURE SECTION only of the New York Times, May 18, 1919 



* Curtiss NCs flying boats

* Transatlantic flights




The front page of this section has 8 related photos to the Curtiss NC airplanes attempt of Transatlantic flights. This event was very significant at the time, but was overshadowed just a few weeks later when Alcock & Brown made the first non-stop trans-Atlantic flight, a... See More  

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686572

Mormon attack... Brigham Young on the Indians & U.S. forces...

Item #686572

November 17, 1857

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Nov. 17, 1857  This issue has multiple reports regarding the Mormon tensions of mid-late 1857. Page 2 begins with a full column article headed: "A Reply to Brigham Young" which kicks off with Young's detailed letter on how to handle the Indians, followed by the response of J.W. Denver, Commissioner of Indian Affairs. Both letters d... See More  

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686457

Lindberghs return from self exile (visit)....

Item #686457

December 06, 1937

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 6, 1937



* Charles Lindbergh & family

* 1st & only visit to America

* Self exile in Europe (1935-39)




The top of the front page has a great banner headline: "LINDYS HOME FOR CHRISTMAS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. Lindbergh and his family lived in Europe from 1935 till 1939 because of the relentl... See More  

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686455

1935 Garrettsville, Ohio train robbery...

Item #686455

November 08, 1935

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 8, 1935 



* Garrettsville, Ohio train robbery

* Gangster Alvin Karpis -  Ma Barker gang




The front page has a one column heading: "Bandit Gang Gets $46,000 in Train Raid" Karpis was member of the Ma Barker Gang, and was Public Enemy No. 1 at the time.

Complete with 46 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes alo... See More  

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686437

1935 SS Mohawk shipwreck...

Item #686437

January 25, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1935.

 

* SS Mohawk shipwreck

* Ward Line ocean liner

* New Jersey coast collision

* Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial

* Bruno Hauptmann takes the stand

* Loads of court testimony




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "WARD LINER SINKS IN CRASH WITH FREIGHTER OFF JERSEY; ALL ABROAD BELIEVED SAVED" with sub
... See More  

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686434

1919 C-5 airship transatlantic flight attempt......

Item #686434

May 18, 1919

ROTOGRAVURE SECTION ONLY of the New York Times, May 18, 1919



* United States Navy C class blimp

* Transatlantic flight attempt

* Aviation - airship - dirigible - zeppelin




The front page of this section has 3 related photos concerning the C-5 transatlantic flight attempt. (see)

Other topics throughout. Complete with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, generally good.



wikipedia notes: O... See More  

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$35.00
686371

1938 Midvale UT school bus disaster....

Item #686371

December 02, 1938

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 2, 1938



* Midvale UT school bus - train disaster

* Riverton & South Jordan Utah children




The top of page 9 has a one column heading: "23 DIE AS TRAIN HITS SCHOOL BUS IN SNOWSTORM" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the school bus disaster near Midvale, Utah. This was the worse school bus accident in U.S. history and lead to new laws re... See More  

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686343

"The Flying Hutchinsons" family lost ?...

Item #686343

September 12, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 12, 1932



* Colonel George R. Hutchinson

* "Flying family" lost at sea ?

* Aviation - airplanes




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HUTCHINSONS FEARED LOST; PLANE WITH 8 DOWN AT SEA; AID GOES FROM GREENLAND" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with related photo. History shows that this famous fly... See More  

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686325

1936 Goodwin, Arkansas airplane crash....

Item #686325

January 16, 1936

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1936



* American Airlines Flight 1 disaster

* Douglas DC-2 airliner - airplane crash

* Goodwin, St. Francis County, Arkansas




The front page has a one column heading: "CRASH OF AIRLINER BAFFLES EXPERTS; 17 BODIES REMOVED" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside with a few related photos. Loads of text.

Complete in 44 pages, light toni... See More  

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686247

Amelia Earhart's 1932 record flight...

Item #686247

July 14, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 14, 1932



* Aviatrix Amelia Earhart Putnam airplane

* Women's transcontinental flight record

* Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey




Page 3 has a one column heading: "Amelia Putnam Sets Mark For Women Flyers" with subhead. A one column photo of Earhart is on the back page. (see) First report coverage on Amelia Earhart breaking the transcontinental flig... See More  

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686232

Twilight Zone accident... Vic Morrow death...

Item #686232

July 24, 1982

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 24, 1982



* Twilight Zone: The Movie helicopter accident

* Actor Vic Morrow & 2 others killed

* Sonny Stitt death - African America

* American jazz saxophonist




The top of the back page has a two column heading: "Sonny Stitt, Saxophonist, Is Dead; Style Likened to Charlie Parker's" with photo. (see) Also on the back page is a one column heading: &q... See More  

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686182

1960 USS Constellation fire disaster...

Item #686182

December 20, 1960

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., Dec. 20, 1960



* USS Constellation (CV-64) fire disaster

* Kitty Hawk class aircraft supercarrier

* United States Navy "America's Flagship"




The front page has a three column headline: "Ship Fire Fatal To 46 Said 'Not Suspicious'" with related photo. (see)

Complete with 28 pages, tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.... See More  

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686149

Charles Lindbergh gives Congress members airplane rides...

Item #686149

March 23, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 23, 1928



* Aviator Charles Lindbergh

* Gives airplane rides - aviation

* Members of U.S. Congress




The top of page 8 has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH CARRIES 147 AIR PASSENGERS" with subheads that include: "Makes 17 Flights Over Capital With Members of Congress and Their Families" and more. (see) Lindbergh was trying to show government the i... See More  

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686146

Man walks on the moon...

Item #686146

July 21, 1969

HERALD EXAMINER, Los Angeles, July 21, 1969 



* Neil Armstrong

* Man walks on the Moon




The front page has a banner headline: "EAGLE SOARS!" with a large example of the famous blurry photo on the surface of the Moon. Much more on the following pages, Great for display.

First section only with 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins and central fold with a small... See More  

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$58.00
686062

Soyuz 11 Soviet spacecraft disaster....

Item #686062

June 30, 1971

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 30, 1971



* Soyuz 1 - Russian spacecraft

* Only humans to die in space

* Re-entry disaster - Incomplete issue




The front page has a nice banner headline: "SPACE COFFIN; 3 Russ Found Dead on Landing" with subheads and photos of each cosmonaut. (see) The three crew of Soyuz 11 are the only humans to have died outside the Earth's atmosphere.

Incomplete iss... See More  

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686015

Wright Brothers flyer.....

Item #686015

December 18, 1948

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, December 18, 1948



* Wright Brothers 'Flyer'

* Smithsonian Institute induction




The top of page 4 has a four column heading: "Wright Brothers Hailed by U.S. for First Flight" with lead-in: "NATION PAYS BELATED TRIBUTE". Related photo is on the back page. First report coverage on the Smithsonian accepting the Wright Brothers famous airplane i... See More  

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686013

Flint sit-down strike begins... GM...

Item #686013

December 31, 1936

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 31, 1936



* Flint, Michigan sit-down strike begins

* United Automobile Workers (UAW) to Labor Union

* GM General Motors




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "'SIT DOWNS' CLOSE FOUR BIG PLANTS OF GENERAL MOTORS" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the initial beginning of the strike. Always nice to have notable events in... See More  

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$46.00
685977

Aviator Howard Hughes airplane flight record..

Item #685977

January 15, 1936

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1936



* Aviator Howard Hughes 

* Transcontinental airplane speed flight record

* Goodwin, Arkansas airplane crash disaster



The top of page 21 has a two column heading: "10-Hour Travel From Coast Seen By Hughes After Record Flight" with subhead and photo. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning... See More  

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$48.00
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