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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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683240

Patty Hearst and the SLA...

Item #683240

November 19, 1976

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 19, 1976



* Patty Hearst, convicted bank robber, release

* Newspaper heiress, socialite, actress & kidnap victim




The front page banner headline announces: "PATTY GOES HOME" with a subhead: "Released on Bail of $1.5 Million" Patty Hearst was the granddaughter of publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst who in 1974 gained notoriety during the w... See More  

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683073

Louisa May Alcott's death report in a Boston women's suffrage journal...

Item #683073

March 10, 1888

THE WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Boston, Mass., March 10, 1888



* Louisa May Alcott's death

* Day of her father's funeral

* Rare Women's suffrage periodical




Immediately following the detailed obituary of Louisa May Alcott's father is: "Louisa May Alcott is no more", it being the lead statement announcing her death which occurred on the same day as her father' fune... See More  

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682986

First woman to die in the electric chair...

Item #682986

March 20, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, March 20, 1899



* First woman to die in electric chair... 

* Martha Place - early 1st report... 


 


Near the top of the front page is a small one column heading: "Murderess Electrocuted" (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile fro... See More  

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682882

Belle Boyd, female Confederate spy...

Item #682882

August 26, 1862

THE NEW YORK TIMES from New York, NY and dated August 26, 1862.



* Belle Boyd, female Confederate Spy
* Harper's Ferry


Page 3 has: "FROM HARPER'S FERRY" containing coverage of "the Confederate spy, Belle Boyd", with a full description which includes: "being about twenty-five years of age, of sorrel hair, piercing gray eyes, closely knit form,
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682071

1917 Women's Suffrage vote in New York...

Item #682071

November 07, 1917

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 7, 1917



* Women's Suffrage election - Woman's

* New York Amendment 1 approved




The front page has a two column heading: "Nation Wide Suffrage Amendment is Boosted By Result in New York". (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... See More  

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681392

First Woman to fly the Atlantic...

Item #681392

June 04, 1928

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., June 4, 1928 



* Woman aviator Amelia Earhart
* About to make history

* Airplane "Friendship" - 1st stage flight




Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The top of the front page has a five column headline: "THE FRIENDSHIP HOPS OFF FOR TREPASSEY ... See More  

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681216

Jean Piccard... ballooning... photos...

Item #681216

October 28, 1934

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure photo section only, October 28, 1934



* Jeannette Piccard ballooning

* Stratosphere flight - 1st Woman




The front page of this rotogravure section has three photos regarding the recent ballooning feat.

Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.
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681013

1914 London Suffragette militant attacks w/ dogwhip......

Item #681013

February 18, 1914

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 18, 1914



* English suffragette militant attacks w/ dogwhip

* Philip Stanhope, 1st Baron Weardale

* Women's - Woman's voting rights movement




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "MILITANT SUFFRAGETTE SAVAGELY HORSEWHIPS AGED BARON WEAEDALE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition b... See More  

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680877

Actress Lily Langtry weds in 1899...

Item #680877

July 19, 1899

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, July 19, 1899



* Cowboys vs. Indians

* Chief Swift Bear

* Badlands fight


 


The front page is a one column heading: "DESPERATE REDSKINS" 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,... See More  

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680716

Valentina Tereshkova... 1st woman in space...

Item #680716

June 20, 1963

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Michigan, June 20, 1963



* Valentina Tereshkova - 1st woman in space

* Vostok 6 - Russian spaceship




This 48 page newspaper has a three column headline near the bottom of the front page: "Moscow Rejoices in 'Seagull's' Flight" with related photos. (see) Tells of the Soviet Union putting the 1st ever woman into space.



Other news of the day throu... See More  

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680617

Nice issue on Lincoln's funeral...

Item #680617

April 19, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 19, 1865 



* Abraham Lincoln assassination

* The hunt for John Wilkes Booth




Over half of the first column is taken up with some nice heads concerning the funeral of Abraham Lincoln, including: "SADNESS" "Preparation for the Funeral of The Martyred President" "An Imposing & Solemn Ceremony" "The Body Lying In State" "... See More  

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680519

Amelia Earhart conquers Atlantic in 1928....

Item #680519

June 18, 1928

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, June 18, 1928

 
* Woman aviator Amelia Earhart making history
* Flies across the Atlantic Ocean

* During flight report


The front page has a three column headline: "'LADY LINDY' OUT OVER OCEAN WITH RAIN AND GALES IN PATH; MABEL BOLL MAY HOP TODAY" with subheads. (see) 1st report coverage on Amelia Earhart's
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680448

A period book on pirates, including women...

Item #680448

June 25, 1726

MISTS WEEKLY JOURNAL, London, June 25, 1726  The back page contains a neat advertisement for a book just published, which is: "A General History of the PYRATES, from their first settlement in the island of Providence to the present time; with the remarkable actions and adventures of the two Female Pyrates Mary Read and Anne Bonny, and of the following Captains, viz. Avery, Martel, Teach,... See More  

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680409

Actress Lily Langtry weds in 1899...

Item #680409

August 15, 1899

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



* Actress Lily Langtry marries

 


Near the bottom of the front page is a one column heading: "Lily Langtry Weds" 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, a few smal... See More  

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680374

Great Peshtigo Fire more tragic than the Chicago fire... Victoria Woodhull...

Item #680374

November 25, 1871

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 25, 1871  The significant print is the very dramatic double page centerfold captioned: "Forest Fires In The West--The Burning of Peshtigo", Wisconsin. This fire, which occurred on the same day as the more famous Chicago Fire & consequently received much less press attention, was actually much more of a disaster, as Peshtigo suffered over 1500 ... See More  

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680273

Ferraro is the first female running mate on a major ticket...

Item #680273

July 13, 1984

NEW YORK TIMES, July 13, 1984  This is a seldom saved, yet politically significant reports as it announces the very first woman running mate on a major political ticket.

The headline announces: "GERALDINE FERRARO IS CHOSEN BY MONDALE AS RUNNING MATE, FIRST WOMAN ON MAJOR TICKET" with related subheads. Also a front page photo showing the two.

The complete first section (of 3) with ... See More  

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680040

Death and obituary of Shirley Chisholm...

Item #680040

January 04, 2005

THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 4, 2005  



* Death of Shirley Chisholm

* 1st African American Woman elected to the United States Congress




Page 10 of Section B has a half-page report on the death and obituary of "Shirley Chisholm, 80: Ran for President, Served 13 Years in Congress." She was the first African-American to be elected to the United States Congress; and in 1972 the ... See More  

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679865

1912 Maria Tarnowska in Russian prison...

Item #679865

September 24, 1912

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Sept. 24, 1912



* Countess Maria Tarnowska

* Russian Woman convict

* Solitary confinement w/ photo




The top of the front page has a two column photo with heading: "Woman Whose Beauty Was Once Talk Of Europe Now Dying In Russian Prison" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to ... See More  

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679864

1922 William Desmond Taylor murder....

Item #679864

February 04, 1922

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 4, 1922



* William Desmond Taylor shot dead



The front page has a one column heading: "POLICE SEEK BUTLER IN TAYLOR MURDER" with subheads. (see) Coverage on the murder of famed actor and director William Desmond Taylor which is still unsolved till this day. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.

Complete ... See More  

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679758

Early woman's suffrage newspaper...

Item #679758

June 14, 1879

THE WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Boston, June 14, 1879  Uncommon women's suffrage paper founded in 1870, produced by--among others--Lucy Stone, Alice Blackwell, Julia Ward Howe, and Mary Livermore. Published: "...to the interests of Woman, to her educational, industrial, legal & political Equality, & especially to her right of Suffrage" as noted on the front page.

Among th... See More  

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679707

Famous suffrage newspaper...

Item #679707

May 19, 1917

THE WOMAN'S JOURNAL, Worcester, May 19, 1917 



* Rare publication

* Women's suffrage




Upper right corner notes: "Oldest Suffrage Newspaper In The World" and under the title: "Founded in 1870 by Lucy Stone and Henry B. Blackwell." As would be imagined much of the content is on women's rights & suffrage concerns, as the national right to vote would happe... See More  

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679539

1906 Dora Montefiore & English suffrage...

Item #679539

May 24, 1906

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 24, 1906



* Dora Montefiore - Women's suffragist

* Woman suffrage in England




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "ENGLISH WOMEN IN OPEN REVOLT" 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... See More  

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679411

1905 murderer Mary Rogers execution...

Item #679411

December 08, 1905

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec. 8, 1905



* Mary Rogers execution - hanging

* Last Woman executed in Vermont

* Husband murderer - Windsor VT




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "VERMONT TAKES LIFE OF A WOMAN" with subhead. (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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679383

First woman to swim the English Channel...

Item #679383

August 07, 1926

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 7, 1926  The banner headline proclaims: "MISS EDERLE SWIMS CHANNEL" which reports the first woman to swim across the English Channel. She was dubbed "Queen of the Waves" by the press. She would live to be 98 years old, passing away in 2003.

The back page is filled with photos including 3 photos on this event.

Complete in 22 pages, nice condi... See More  

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679341

Kate Gleason's death... The "Madame Curie of machine tools"...

Item #679341

January 10, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 10, 1933



* Catherine Anselm "Kate" Gleason death

* American engineer & businesswoman




The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "KATE GLEASON, ENGINEER, DEAD" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on the death of Kate Gleason, american engineer and businesswoman known both for being an accomplished woman in the predominan... See More  

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679333

An 'uproar' at the woman's rights convention...

Item #679333

September 12, 1853

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., Sept. 12, 1853 



* "Mob Convention" - Woman's suffrage



Page 2 has a report concerning: "The Women's Rights Convention" held in New York.

A few bits note in part: "...Among the speakers in defence of the rights of women were Lucretia Mott...and Mr. R. C. Burleigh. The latter was loudly hissed, whereupon he r... See More  

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679145

Review & premiere of "The Help", in a Los Angeles newspaper...

Item #679145

August 10, 2011

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 10, 2011



* Premiere of "The Help" - advertisement and review

* Octavia Spencer, Viola Davis, and Emma Stone

* Multiple award winner




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

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679062

1897 murder of George William Guldensuppe....

Item #679062

November 29, 1897

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 29, 1897



* George William Guldensuppe murder

* Augusta Nack (Woman) and Martin Thorn




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "A GHASTLY RECITAL" 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.

Co... See More  

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679043

Golden Globes Movie Title Winners...

Item #679043

January 21, 2006

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan 21, 2006  Several movie advertisements and reviews are found in the Calendar section. These picture advertisements include: "WALK THE LINE", which won the Golden Globe for best picture, actor and actress, "BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN", "END OF SPEAR", "GLORY ROAD", "KING KONG"  and "THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA". ... See More  

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678997

The fall of Manila... African-American regiment at the charge of San Juan Hill...

Item #678997

October 15, 1898

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 15, 1898  Full front page illus. of "The Fall of Manila." Inside has two full pages showing: "Scenes Attending the Surrender of Manila." 1/2 pg. of illus. of "Launch of the United States Battle Ship 'Illinois' at Newport News, Virginia, October 4, 1898." Full pg. illus. of "Our Occupation of Puerto Rico."

... See More  

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678919

Aviator Lincoln Beachey accident in 1913...

Item #678919

October 15, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 15, 1913



* Aviator Lincoln Beachey

* "The Man Who Owns The Sky"

* Airplane stunt (loop) attempt disaster




The front page has a two column heading: "Beachey's Death Nemesis Pursues Him As He Again Enters The Flying Game" with subhead and photo. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era.... See More  

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678774

Death of Mary Astor... Hollywood actress...

Item #678774

September 26, 1987

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 26, 1987 



* Mary Astor death (1st report)

* Hollywood movie - film actress

* Brigid in "The Maltese Falcon"

* Best title to be had?




The top of the front page has a one column photo with small heading: "Mary Astor dies at 81" (See)

The front page of section II has a heading: "Actress, Author Mary Astor, 81, Dies" with subhead and... See More  

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678700

1902 Paterson, New Jersey fire disaster...

Item #678700

February 15, 1902

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Feb. 15, 1902



* Susan B. Anthony's 82nd birthday

* Women's rights activist and social reformer

* National Woman Suffrage Association




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MISS ANTHONY WAS HONORED" with subhead. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issue... See More  

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678635

1956 Marilyn Monroe... Warning signs ?...

Item #678635

May 20, 1956

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, May 20, 1956



* Was Marilyn Monroe in severe depression ?

* Actress, singer, model and sex symbol




Page 19 has a interesting examination of Marilyn Monroe by Milton Shulman, a London newspaper film critic with the heading: "'My Life Is a Mess,' Says Unhappy Blond" and more with a few related photos. Was this a warning sign of her eventual suicide ?

C... See More  

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678549

Country's leading women's suffrage publication...

Item #678549

October 20, 1900

THE WOMAN'S TRIBUNE, Washington, D.C., Oct. 20, 1900



* Rare title

* Women's suffrage




Their motto in the masthead: "Equality Before The Law". This was the country's leading women's suffrage publication having begun in Beatrice, Nebraska, before moving to Washington, D.C. Published by Clara Bewick Colby, a women's rights activist & suffragist leader, she was ... See More  

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678507

1913 Emmeline Pankhurst arrested...

Item #678507

May 26, 1913

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 26, 1913



* Emmeline Pankhurst arrested in London

* British suffragette - Woman's suffrage leader




The front page has a two column heading: "MRS. PANKHURST AGAIN PLACED UNDER ARREST" 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 ... See More  

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678364

17th century from London... 1681 original...

Item #678364

December 03, 1681

THE OBSERVATOR, London, Dec. 3, 1681



* Woman publisher



This is a handsome dialogue newspaper founded by Sir Roger L'Estrange, a Tory pamphleteer, as a vehicle for attacking dissenters and Whigs. Done in a dialogue format, between Whig & Tory. This early single sheet newspaper has the old style type making it great for framing, but the most intriguing aspect of this issue is that the... See More  

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678335

1901 Jennie Bosschieter murder case...

Item #678335

January 29, 1901

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Jan. 29, 1901



* Jennie Bosschieter "date rape drug" case

* Murderers found guilty of rape and murder




The top of the front page has a two column headline: "THE MURDERERS OF JENNIE BOSSCHIETER" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not tot... See More  

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678281

Huey Long's wife takes over his term as senator.....

Item #678281

February 11, 1936

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 11, 1936



* Rose McConnell Long takes oath

* Huey's term as United States Senator




Page 3 has a one column heading: "Huey Long's Widow Takes Seat In Senate And Hopes For 'Luck'" (see) First report coverage on Rose McConnell Long becoming the 3rd woman ever to serve as a U.S. Senator, taking over the remaining months of her late husband... See More  

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678233

Louise Vermilya arrest... Woman serial killer...

Item #678233

November 10, 1911

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Nov. 10, 1911



* Louise Vermilya arrest

* Woman serial killer




The front page has a two column heading: "MRS. VERMILYA MAY NOT LIVE TO FACE CHARGERS OF MURDER" 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.

Compl... See More  

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678104

re. Amelia Earhart's solo flight photo....

Item #678104

June 01, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 1, 1932 



* re. Amelia Earhart's transatlantic flight

* 1st woman to achieve solo

* Photo with 1st person to greet her




Page 3 has a two column photo with heading: "The First Man To Greet Mrs. Putnam" with brief text underneath.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 48 pages, rag edition, minor creasing, nice condition.... See More  

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677917

1905 Watkinsville lynching... Georgia...

Item #677917

June 29, 1905

THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 29, 1905



* Watkinsville lynching - Georgia

* Mass mob shooting - Negroes




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "MOB LYNCHES SEVEN NEGROES AND WHITE MAN" 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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677719

Joan Crawford & Daouglas Fairbanks Jr....

Item #677719

June 04, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 4, 1929



* Actress Joan Crawford

* Actor Douglas Fairbanks. Jr.

* Wedding - weds - married




Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Fairbanks Jr., 19, Weds Joan Crawford Here; Pair Too Busy in Films for Honeymoon Now" (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 64 pages, a few small binding slits along the spine,... See More  

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677693

Anna Marie Hahn executtion.... Woman serial killer....

Item #677693

December 08, 1938

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, December 8, 1938



* Anna Marie Hahn execution (electric chair)

* German-American Woman serial killer (poison)




The top of page 6 has a two column heading: "'Don't Do This to Me,' Cried Mrs. Hahn in Ohio Death Chair" with subhead. (see)

Complete with all 40 pages, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along the spine, generally ni... See More  

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677691

Grace Kelly weds...

Item #677691

April 18, 1956

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1956



* America actress Grace Kelly

* Prince Rainer III of Monoco

* Wedding (1st report)




Near the bottom of the front page is a four column heading: "Grace Kelly Is Wed to Prince in Civil Ceremony" with subhead photo. (see) First re;port coverage continues inside with few more related photos. Nice to have in this World famous publication.

Complete wi... See More  

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677595

Supreme Court ruling on women's right to vote...

Item #677595

March 30, 1875

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 30, 1875



* Minor vs. Happersett

* Supreme Court does NOT back Women's Suffrage




Page 2 column 6 of this issue contains: "...A QUESTION INVOLVING A WOMEN'S RIGHT TO VOTE", followed by an article detailing the court's decision.

Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice. Should be handled with care.



Note: &q... See More  

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677572

The Woman's Congress of 1873... suffrage...

Item #677572

October 17, 1873

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 17, 1873



* Women's suffrage

* Woman's Congress

* Mary Livermore & more




The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "THE WOMAN'S CONGRESS" Text takes up almost a full column.

Complete with 8 pages, nice condition.... See More  

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677570

1870 Women's Suffrage... Susan S. Anthony...

Item #677570

May 14, 1870

THE NEW YORK HERALD, May 14, 1870



* Early Women's suffrage meeting in Manhattan

* Susan B. Anthony - Lillie Devereux Blake




Page 5 has an article headed: "Woman's Suffrage Association" with subhead. (see)

Other news of the day. Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, generally very nice.... See More  

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677550

1869 Women's Suffrage...

Item #677550

August 02, 1869

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 2, 1869



* Early Women's suffrage talks



The top of page 3 has a once column heading: "Woman's Suffrage" and more. (see)

Complete with 8 pages, nice condition.

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