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683749

Slaves delivered to America... Return of slaves from the "Echo" slave ship...

Item #683749

December 12, 1858

NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 12, 1858  Page 4 has a brief, yet historic report with a small heading: "The Yacht Wanderer" with a Savannah dateline. This is an infamous ship, as the Wanderer's notoriety is that it (illegally) delivered the next-to last load of African slaves to America. It notes in part: "...succeeded in evading the vigilance of the cruisers & landed a cargo of... See More  

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683680

1908 Springfield, Illinois race riot...

Item #683680

August 15, 1908

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 15, 1908



* Springfield, Illinois

* Race riots - Negroes




The front page has a banner headline: "Illinois Capital in Hands of Mob" with subheads and related photo. (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 wit... See More  

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683677

South Pole discovered in 1911...

Item #683677

March 05, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 5, 1912



* Robert Falcon Scott discovers South Pole ?

* Or was it Roald Amundsen ?

* Public announcement very close




Page 2 has a three column pictorial with heading: "London Expects News of Discovery Of South Pole at Almost Any Time" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very har... See More  

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683674

1900 Robert Charles riots... New Orleans...

Item #683674

July 27, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 27, 1900



* Robert Charles - New Orleans race riots

* Police officers & civilians murdered - Negroes




The front page has a one column heading: "New Orleans Mobs" 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 pap... See More  

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683661

1900 Akron, Ohio race riot...

Item #683661

August 23, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 23, 1900



* Akron, Ohio race riot of 1900

* Negro lynching attempt




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "TERRIBLE DESTRUCTION BY A MURDEROUS MOB" 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... See More  

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683660

1900 New York City race riot...

Item #683660

August 16, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 16, 1900



* The New York City Race Riot

* Police officer murder - Negroes




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A NEW YORK INFAMY" 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.

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683659

1900 Galveston, Texas hurricane disaster...

Item #683659

September 15, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 15, 1900



* The Great 1900 Galveston hurricane

* Deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "DEADLY PESTILENCE NOW THREATENS GALVESTON" 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 fra... See More  

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683658

1900 Arlington, Minnesota family murders...

Item #683658

August 20, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 20, 1900



* Theodore Wallert family murders

* Arlington, Sibley County, Minnesota




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A BLOODY MONSTER" 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.

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683657

1900 Caleb Powers found guilty of murder...

Item #683657

August 18, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 18, 1900



* Caleb Powers found guilty of murder

* First secretary of state of Kentucky

* Governor William Goebel of Kentucky




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "POWERS FOUND GUILTY AND PRISON FOR LIFE" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find i... See More  

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683656

1900 Collis Potter Huntington death...

Item #683656

August 14, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 14, 1900



* Collis Potter Huntington death (1st report)

* American industrialist & railway magnate




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "COLLIS P. HUNTINGTON STRICKEN BY DEATH" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not total... See More  

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683655

San Francisco plague of 1900–1904...

Item #683655

August 13, 1900

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



* San Francisco bubonic plague of 1900–1904

* First plague epidemic in the United States




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE BUBONIC PLAGUE" 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 th... See More  

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683654

1900 Victor Emmanuel III of Italy crowned...

Item #683654

August 11, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 11, 1900



* Victor Emmanuel III

* Crowned King of Italy




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "THE KING CROWNED" 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.

Complete with 8 pages, 19 x 14 1... See More  

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683653

1900 Armenians holocaust...

Item #683653

August 09, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 9, 1900



* Armenian Genocide - Holocaust - Massacres

* Sason - Ottoman Empire - Turkey




The front page has a one column heading: "Two Hundred Killed" with subhead. (see) Brief text here. 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 pap... See More  

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683632

1900 Battle of Beicang... Boxer Rebellion....

Item #683632

August 06, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Aug. 6, 1900



* Battle of Beicang - Peitsang

* Eight Nation Alliance

* Boxer Rebellion - Chinese Army




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "BLOODY BATTLE FOUGHT ALLIES LOSE 1200 MEN" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totall... See More  

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683630

1900 King Umberto I of Italy assassination....

Item #683630

July 30, 1900

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 30, 1900



* Umberto I of Italy - King Humbert

* Assassination - Gaetano Bresci




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "HUMBERT IS MURDERED AN ANARCHIST'S DEED" 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 th... See More  

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683628

See the displayable front page from the 18th century...

Item #683628

June 23, 1720

THE POST-BOY, London, June 23, 1720



* Nice masthead engravings



One of my favorite 18th century newspapers with the two nice engravings in the masthead, plus the very decorative first letter in the text (see). Various European reports.

Single sheet, 8 1/2 by 14 1/8 inches, very nice, displayable condition.

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683624

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

Item #683624

November 28, 1942

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 28, 1942



* Jewish Holocaust being known for the 1st time

* Nazi-occupied Poland exterminations




Page 7 has one column headings: "POLAND IN APPEAL ON NAZI OUTRAGES" "Her Parliamentary Council at London Calls to the World Against Massacres" "Underground Aids Jews", "Finance Minister Strausburger, on Visit Here, Says Germ... See More  

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683601

Rocky Marciano wins heavyweight boxing title...

Item #683601

September 25, 1952

MINNEAPOLIS MORNING TRIBUNE, Sept. 25, 1952



* Rocky Marciano wins heavyweight boxing title

* Knocks out Jersey Joe Walcott in 13th round




The front page of the sport's section has two related photos with headings: "The Punch Of The Year" and "Dethrones A Champions" Also a two column heading: "Joe to Fight Rocky Again; Pilot Agrees" (see)

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683600

Plane crashes into the Empire State Building...

Item #683600

July 29, 1945

MINNEAPOLIS SUNDAY TRIBUNE, July 29, 1945 



* B-25 Mitchell bomber crash

* Empire State Building




The front page has a two column heading: "13 Now Dead in B25 empire State Crash" with subhead and a few related photos.Five more photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the B-25 Mitchell bomber airplane crash into the Empire State Building in New York City.

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683599

Explorer II high-altitude balloon flight...

Item #683599

November 11, 1935

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, November 11, 1935



* Explorer II high-altitude balloon record flight

* Albert W. Stephens & Orvil A. Anderson

* Stratosphere - Stratobowl in South Dakota

* 1st humans to witness the curvature of Earth




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "STRATOSPHERE BALLOON RISES TO 14 MILES AND BREAKS WORLD RECORD" with subheads and photo. (see)

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683598

American newspaper from just before the creation of the U.S. Constitution...

Item #683598

November 23, 1786

THE NEW HAVEN GAZETTE & THE CONNECTICUT MAGAZINE, Nov. 23, 1786 (year in Roman numerals) 



* 18th century American publication



A notable newspaper from the brief period between the end of the Revolutionary War and the creation of the American Constitution when the founding fathers were crafting a framework for a new federal government.

News of the day and various advertisements.

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683597

1862 Battle of Fredericksburg....

Item #683597

December 15, 1862

THE WORLD, New York City, December 15, 1862.



* Battle of Fredericksburg - Virginia

* General Burnside vs. Robert E. Lee




This Genuine newspaper has a Wealth of Civil War reporting from during Abraham Lincoln's administration. Among the one column headlines on the Civil War are: "ARMY OF THE POTOMAC" "Great Battle at Fredericksburg on Saturday" "40,000 Union Troo... See More  

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683595

Cornwallis Proclamation to dispel rumors...

Item #683595

December 28, 1780

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 28, 1780 



* Charles Cornwallis proclamation

* Revolutionary War original reading

* South Carolina




An inside page has from North Carolina: "A Proclamation" by Earl Cornwallis which mentions in part: "Whereas the enemies of his Majesty's government continuing to practice every artifice & deceit to impose on the minds of the peop... See More  

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683594

1942 Doolittle raid of Japan....

Item #683594

April 21, 1942

LOS ANGELES EXAMINER, April 21, 1942



* The famous Doolittle raid of Japan

* U.S. Army Air Force B-25B Mitchell bombers

* USS Hornet aircraft carrier

* FRONT LEAF ONLY ***




The front page has a nice banner headline in large lettering: "3 YANK CARRIERS IN RAID, SAYS JAPS" with subhead. Related photo is on page 2. (see) This was the famous Doolittle raid on Japan. It was not known a... See More  

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683593

1921 Pueblo, Colorado flood...

Item #683593

June 05, 1921

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1921



* Pueblo, Colorado flood disaster



The top of the front page has a four column headline: "FLOOD DEAD ESTIMATED 500 PUEBLO, COL., A SEA OF MUD PROPERTY DAMAGE $10,000,000" with subheads. (see)

First section only with 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.... See More  

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683592

See the displayable front page from the 18th century...

Item #683592

October 06, 1726

THE POST-BOY, London, Oct. 6, 1726



* Nice masthead engravings



One of my favorite 18th century newspapers with the two nice engravings in the masthead, plus the very decorative first letter in the text (see). Various European reports.

Single sheet, 8 1/2 by 14 1/8 inches, very nice, displayable condition.

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683591

President Anwar Sadat of Egypt is assassinated...

Item #683591

October 06, 1981

THE CINCINNATI POST, October 6, 1981 



* Anwar Sadat assassination



The front page has a nice banner headline: "Egypt's Sadat assassinated during parade near Cairo" with subheads and 2 related photos. More on page 3.

Complete with 28 pages, nice condition.

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683590

The Dunkirk evacuation, 1940...

Item #683590

May 30, 1940

LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, May 30, 1940 



* Battle of Dunkirk (evacuation) - France

* Operation Dynamo "Miracle of Dunkirk"

* Allied soldiers on English Channel beaches




The ftpg. has a terrific headline relating to the stranding of allied forces on the beaches of Dunkirk, the focus of a recent motion picture, with one headline announcing: "ALLIES ROUTED!; Shattered Surviv... See More  

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683567

1939 Pope Pius XII papacy....

Item #683567

March 03, 1939

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 3, 1939



* Eugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Pacelli

* Becomes Pope Pius XII (1st report)




The front page has a nice banner headline: "THRONGS KNEEL TO NEW POPE" with subheads. (see) More on the following pages and a nice full back page pictorial. (see)

Complete with 38 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.... See More  

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683564

Death Of King George VI... Queen Elizabeth...

Item #683564

February 06, 1952

LOS ANGELES TIMES, EXTRA, February 6, 1952



* King George VI death

* Queen Elizabeth II reigns




The front page has a very nice banner headline: "KING GEORGE DIES" with: "Elizabeth Becomes Queen at 25" with subheads and two related photos. (See) Nice for display. More on the following pages with full page pictorial.

Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, light toning and... See More  

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683561

Charles Lindbergh Mexico flight...

Item #683561

December 14, 1927

THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, December 14, 1927



* Aviator Charles Lindbergh

* Post Atlantic Ocean solo flight

* Airplane hop to Mexico




The front page has a nice banner headline: "FEAR GROWS LINDBERGH IS LOST" with subheads. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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683560

Actor Edwin Booth murder attempt......

Item #683560

April 25, 1879

EASTON EXPRESS, Pennsylvania, April 25, 1879



* Actor Edwin Booth

* Attempted assassination

* Mark Gray




The top of page 2 has an article headed: "The Booth Shooting" with subhead. (see)

Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.



wikipedia notes: Mark Gray (attempted assassin) was a traveling salesman from Keokuk, Iowa who fired two shots fro... See More  

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683547

Same day report of September 11...

Item #683547

September 11, 2001

DAILY NEWS--EXTRA, Los Angeles, September 11, 2001 



* 9/11 Terrorists attack

* World Trade Center




Because most newspapers today are morning papers, most reported the tragedy of September 11 in their Sept. 12 issue. But some printed an "Extra" edition later the same day, such as this newspaper.

The banner headline reads: "TERROR" above which is: "Attack On Amer... See More  

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683542

Gangster Lucky Luciano... 1935 Helena earthquake...

Item #683542

November 01, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 1, 1935



* Charles "Lucky" Luciano

* re. Dutch Schultz murder

* New York City gangster - mob boss

* 1935 Helena earthquake




The front page has a one column heading: "LUCIANA IS LINKED TO 3 BRONX DEATHS; GANG LIST ISSUED" with subheads. (see) Was he responsible for the recent murder of fellow NYC gangster Dutch Schultz ?



Lucky Luciano ranks... See More  

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683540

1943 Battle of Kula Gulf...

Item #683540

July 07, 1943

NEW YORK POST, July 7, 1943



* Battle of Kula Gulf - Solomon Islands

* World War II naval battle - WWII

* United States Navy - Japanese Imperial



The front page has a nice banner headline: "JAPS LOSE HEAVILY IN NAVAL BATTLE" with reporting and related map on page 2.

Complete with 48 pages, tabloid size, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, small archival mend on the f... See More  

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683538

1898 Battle of San Juan Hill... Cuba..

Item #683538

July 01, 1898

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 1, 1898



* Battle of San Juan Hill

* Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

* Spanish-American War




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "THE BATTLE BEGINS" 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.

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683537

Thomas Edison death... Burial....

Item #683537

October 22, 1931

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 22, 1931.



* Inventor Thomas Edison death

* Funeral - burial ceremony



The front page has a one column heading: "DARKEN NATION AS TRIBUTE TO THOMAS EDISON" with subhead. Four related photos are on the back page. (see)

Complete with all 34 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.... See More  

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683536

Adolph Hitler's 1st speech as chancellor....

Item #683536

February 02, 1933

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 2, 1933



* Early Adolph Hitler

* Very 1st speech as Chancellor (radio)




The front page has a banner headline: "NEW GERMAN VOTE MARCH 5" with subheads. (see) Related photo is on the back page.

Complete with 20 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.



wikipedia notes: In his first speech as Chancellor of Germ... See More  

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683535

Harlem mobster Casper Holstein kidnapping...

Item #683535

September 23, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 23, 1928



* Casper Holstein kidnapping

* Harlem Negro mobster leader




The front page has a one column heading: "RICH NEGRO SEIZED FOR $50,000 RANSOM" with subheads. (see)

Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally nice.



wikipedia notes: Casper Holstein was a p... See More  

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683534

The Adventures of Robin Hood Opens in 1938...

Item #683534

May 11, 1938

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, May 11, 1938

 

* The Adventures of Robin Hood

* Actor Errol Flynn film - movie

* Opening day advertisement (eve)

* Radio City Music Hall
showing



Page 28 has a 11 x 6 inch advertisement for the movie "The Adventures of Robin Hood" on the eve of the opening day. This movie featured Errol Flynn and could be the very first movie ad in any newsp
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683533

Babe Ruth's final farewell...

Item #683533

June 14, 1948

NEW YORK POST, June 14, 1948 



* Babe Ruth's final farewell  - #3 jersey retired 

* 25th anniversary of  Yankee Stadium 



Page 42 has an editorial under "The Sports Parade" First report coverage on Babe Ruth's final farewell at Yankee Stadium on it's 25th anniversary. He would die a few months later of cancer. Nice to have in a NYC publication.... See More  

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683532

1953 Transocean Air Lines Flight 512 disaster....

Item #683532

July 13, 1953

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., July 13, 1953



* Transocean Air Lines Flight 512

* Douglas DC-6A airplane disaster




The front page has a nice banner headline: "58 ON AIRLINER MISSING IN PACIFIC" with subheads and a small related map. (see)

Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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683527

Review & premiere of "Dazed and Confused", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #683527

September 24, 1993

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 24, 1993



* Best "Dazed and Confused" film advertisement

* Grand Opening Day movie premiere review

* American coming-of-age comedy cult film

* Also opening day for "The Good Son"




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Dazed and Confused" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper fr... See More  

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683524

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

Item #683524

November 15, 1976

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 15, 1976



* Best "CARRIE" movie advertisement

* Grand Opening Day 2 days away ad

* Supernatural Horror film - Sissy Spacek 




A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Carrie" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prim... See More  

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683523

1862 Battle of Mill Spring...

Item #683523

January 23, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, January 23, 1862 



* Battle of Mill Springs - Kentucky

* General George H. Thomas victory




Among the page 5 column heads on the Civil War are: "THE SOMERSET BATTLE" "Official Report of Gen. Thomas" "Twelve Cannon Capture" "Many Prisoners Taken" and more.

Eight pages, nice condition.... See More  

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683522

Serial killer & rapist Albert Fish captured in 1934...

Item #683522

December 14, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, December 14, 1934



* Albert Fish captured - arrested

* Serial killer, child rapist and cannibal

* "The Boogey Man" - "Gray Man"

* "Brooklyn Vampire" - "Werewolf of Wysteria"




The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "1928 KIDNAPING AND MURDER OF GIRL, 10, SOLVED" with subhead. (see) Small photo of Budd is on the bac... See More  

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683520

Genuine London Gazette newspaper from 1701...

Item #683520

March 31, 1701

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 31, 1701



* 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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683518

Early Nottre Dame football....

Item #683518

November 09, 1919

SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the Detroit Free Press, Nov. 9, 1919



* Early Knute Rockne

* Notre Dame Fighting Irish

* NCAA college football

* Passing game in it's infancy




The top of page 3 has a three column heading: "NOTRE DAME TRIMS ARMY" with subheads and lineups. (see) This would be Rockne's first successful season there (2nd overall). An early Notre Dame report prior... See More  

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683516

James Irwin lynching...

Item #683516

February 02, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 2, 1930.



* James Irwin black lynching

* Ocilla, Irwin County, Georgia




Page 3 has one column headings: "MOB LYNCHES NEGRO AS GEORGIA SLAYER" "500 Men Overpower Sheriff at Ocilla and Burn Accused Slayer of Girl" "VICTIM HAS CONFESSED" and more. (see) 1st report coverage on the lynching of Negro, James Irwin, in Ocilla, Georgia.

Othe... See More  

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683512

Douglas Corrigan famous flight in 1938 photos

Item #683512

July 24, 1938

ROTOGRAVURE section only of the New York Times, July 24, 1938



* Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan famous flight

* New York to Ireland - Unintentional ? - photos




The front page of this rotogravure section has four related photos concerning Douglas Corrigan's recent solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Nice for display.

Other topics throughout. Eight pages, light toning and minor we... See More  

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