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704136

Germantown (PA) school offers its buildings as the home for Congress... Washington responds...

Item #704136

November 27, 1793

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 27, 1793 



* President George Washington

* Germantown, Pennsylvania

* Jean François Hamtramck




The front page begins with an interesting: "Address of the Trustees of a School at Germantown, to the President" in which they: "...tender the school buildings for the accommodation of  Congress, should they convene at this place...&q... See More  

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$78.00
703996

1875 Osceola Mills, Pennsylvania fire disaster...

Item #703996

May 21, 1875

NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, May 21, 1875



* Osceola Mills, Pennsylvania

* Fire conflagration disaster




The top of the page has a one column heading: "Fires In Pennsylvania" with subhead: "Osceola, Penn., Destroyed" See image for text here.

Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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703889

Printed at an institution for the criminally insane...

Item #703889

June 01, 1924

THE FARVIEW ECHO, Farview (Waymart), Wayne County, Pennsylvania, June, 1924



* Rare insane asylum publication



This is an interesting four page newspaper published by the "Farview State Hospital" which was for the criminally insane. The issue contains a wide range of various news tidbits and no advertisements.

Measures about 12 1/2 by 17 inches, very minor margin wear, nice conditio... See More  

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703632

1938 "The Last Raft" Susquehanna River disaster....

Item #703632

March 21, 1938

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., March 21, 1938



* Historic "The Last Raft" tragedy

* West Branch of Susquehanna River

* Muncy, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania

* From McGees Mills, Clearfield County




The front page has a one column heading: "HISTORY RAFT CRASHES; 1 DEAD, SIX ARE MISSING" with subheads and photo. (see images) First report coverage on "The Last Raft&q... See More  

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703465

1922 Spangler, Pennsylvania mining disaster...

Item #703465

November 07, 1922

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 7, 1922



* Spangler, Cambria County, Pennsylvania

* Reilly No. 1 coal mine explosion disaster




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "RESCUE 29 OF 100 TRAPPED BY BLAST IN ALLEGHENY MINE" with subheads. (see images)

Complete with all 32 pages, light toning, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.... See More  

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703147

A trip to the Lycoming Valley in Pennsylvania, with a coal mine experience...

Item #703147

June 05, 1874

THE EVENING POST, Semi-Weekly, New York, June 5, 1874  The front page has nearly a full column taken up with: "THE LYCOMING VALLEY" "Ralston and Mount McIntire" "A List To A Coal Mine".

The text describes a train trip from New York City to the mentioned region in Pennsylvania.

Four pages, large folio size, minor foxing, nice condition. Folder size noted is for ... See More  

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702885

America declares war against Spain...

Item #702885

April 23, 1898

THE GLOBE, South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, April 25, 1898 



* Spanish-America War begins

* United States declares war




A nice & unusual graphic in this issue with a front page illustration captioned: "Entrance To Havana Harbor" showing Morro Castle with the ship La Punta. The front have also has column heads with the historic: "DECLARATION OF WAR" "The Messag... See More  

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702716

Provincial Congress meeting (1775)...

Item #702716

December 23, 1775

PENNSYLVANIA EVENING POST, Philadelphia, Dec. 23, 1775 



* Meeting of a Provincial Congress

* Early Revolutionary War




Front page report mentions the meeting of a Provincial Congress in Charlestown, South Carolina. Interesting ftpg. letter concerning a runaway slave on board a British ship. Pg. 2 has political reports from New York & Philadelphia, including mention that
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702561

Letter from John Wesley... State of affairs in Pennsylvania...

Item #702561
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, March, 1756  Among the articles within is a "Letter from Mr. Wesley Confirming the Yorkshire Earthquake", signed by him in type: John Wesley, the noted evangelist and founder of Methodism.

Also: "Of the Cultivation of Exotics" which concerns the red cedar & other trees in America. Another article taking over 3 pages is "A Dia... See More  

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702108

St. Louis Cardinals win 1944 World Series of baseball...

Item #702108

October 10, 1944

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TGIMES, Pennsylvania, October 10, 1944



* 1944 World Series (game 6)

* St. Louis Cardinals vs. St. Louis Browns

* Championship game (final)

* World War II - WWII era




The top of page 14 has a six column heading: "Cardinals Regain World Championship" with subheads, 2 photos, box scores and inning by inning description. First report coverage of game 6 which made ... See More  

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702102

Cleveland Indians are becoming World champions...

Item #702102

October 09, 1948

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, October 9, 1948 



* Cleveland Indians win World Series (game 4)

* MLB baseball vs. Boston Braves




The top of the front page has a three column heading: "Gromek Defeats Sain, 2-1; Indians Need One Victory" with subheads, scoreboard, box scores, 2 photos and inning by inning coverage. (see images)

Complete with 14 pages, light to
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701931

1929 Parnassus, Pennsylvania mine disaster....

Item #701931

March 22, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1929



* Parnassus PA Pennsylvania

* Kinloch coal mine explosion




The front page has a one column heading: "21 KILLED, 10 MISSING IN MINE GAS BLAST" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the Valley Camp Coal Company disaster at the Kinloch mine in Parnassus, Pennsylvania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous... See More  

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701906

American & Russian armies meet in Germany...

Item #701906

April 27, 1945

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 27, 1945



* United States Army join Russian troops in Germany 

* Historic meeting - World War II 




A banner headline announces: "TRUMAN REPORTS ALLIED JUNCTURE" with subheads. (see images) Nice for display.

Complete with 24 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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701647

Rare Lincoln's assassination report, in a Washington, D.C. newspaper...

Item #701647

April 15, 1865

EVENING STAR, Washington, D.C., April 15, 1865  Terrific to have this first report of Lincoln's assassination in a newspaper from the city where it happened.

The top of the front page has a column with heads: "ASSASSINATION OF THE PRESIDENT" "Attempted Murder Of Secretary Seward And Sons". The report begins: "Last evening at 10:30 p.m., at Ford's Theatre, the... See More  

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701368

Howard Hughes - after his around the world flight...

Item #701368

July 16, 1938

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, July 16, 1938



* Howard Hughes goes into seclusion

* Post around the World airplane flight




The front page has a one column heading: "Howard Hughes Retires Into A Secluded Home" with subheads "Bewildered by Hero-Worship, He Seeks Rest and Quiet", "Companions at Hotel", "Plans for Next Few Days Indefinite -- To Be Fete... See More  

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701076

The (1775) Restraining bill, and reaction to it...

Item #701076

May 17, 1775

CONNECTICUT JOURNAL & NEW HAVEN POST-BOY, May 17, 1775 



* Retraining Acts of 1775

* Colonial trade restrictions

* American Revolutionary War




The entire front page and part of page 2 are taken up with: "Lord Camden's Speech on the New England Fishery Bill".

Page 2 has a report headed: "Provisions in the Restraining Bill for the Provinces of New Jersey, Pennsylva... See More  

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700737

From the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg...

Item #700737

July 02, 1863

NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1863  



* Battle of Gettysburg begins

* General George Meade

* Gen. Robert E. Lee




The first column heads on the front page tell of the early reports of the Battle of Gettysburg, which was fought July 1-3.

The heads include: "THE REBEL INVASION" "Defeat of Stuart's Cavalry in Three Fights" "The Rebels Driven from Westminster to Hanov... See More  

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700365

1918 Oakdale, Pennsylvania... Chemical plant TNT dynamite explosion...

Item #700365

May 18, 1918

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, May 18, 1918



* Oakdale PA Pennsylvania explosion

* Aetna Chemical Company disaster

* World War I - WWI reporting




The front page has a banner headline: "SCORES KILLED IN EXPLOSION" with subhead. (see images) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not to... See More  

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698806

A great illustration showing Eskimos hunting for Polar-Bear...

Item #698806

October 11, 1890

HARPER'S WEEKLY October 11, 1890 (Supplement included)  The most desired illustration is the double-page print captioned: "Esquimaux Hunters Capturing A Polar-Bear", which is found in the Supplement.

Also included is the entire regular issue which features another great double-page print: ""A Tiger Hunt in India", as well as the full pg. illus. of "The ... See More  

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698494

The death of boxer Jack Johnson...

Item #698494

June 11, 1946

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, June 11, 1946



* Heavyweight boxer Jack Johnson death

* 1st black World champion "Galveston Giant"




Page 15 has a two column heading: "Jack Johnson Dies Following Accident" with subhead. (see images)

Complete with 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, gener... See More  

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698436

German language newspaper from 1833 Harrisburg...

Item #698436

October 24, 1833

HARRISBURGER MORGENROTHE, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Oct. 24, 1833  A quite scarce newspaper for the German-speaking community in the Harrisburg area, printed entirely in the German language. Gregory's "Union List of American Newspapers" notes that only the Pennsylvania State Library has a reasonable run of this title, two other institutions having but a single issue.

Four pages... See More  

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698263

Salvation Army... Denver, Colorado...

Item #698263

August 19, 1882

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Aug. 19, 1882  The full front page shows: "Encampment of the National Guard at Lewistown--Incidents of Camp Life" in Pennsylvania. Another full page print from this camp inside.

Inside has a half page showing: "Candidates for Admission to the Order of Sisters of St. Dominic Taking the Vail at the Dominican Convent in Jersey City".... See More  

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698179

1st U.S. girl to play in Little League World Series...

Item #698179

August 24, 1989

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Aug. 24, 1989



* 12 year old Victoria Brucker

* First U.S. girl to play in

* Little League World Series

* Williamsport, Pennsylvania




Near the bottom of the front page is a three column heading: "Victoria Steps to Plate, and Into Records" with lead-in: "12-Year-Old San Pedro Girl in Little League World Series" with photo. (see images)

Complete 1st se... See More  

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698154

Text and prints on the Battle of Gettysburg...

Item #698154

July 25, 1863

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1863  The full front page is a nice portrait of: "Major-General Ulysses S. Grant ("Unconditional Surrender" Grant)". Inside has a full page: "The Siege of Vicksburg--View Upon the Extreme Right, Showing the Mississippi River Above and Below Vicksburg"; a full page with 4 prints: "The Siege of Vicksburg--Blowing Up the ... See More  

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698133

German language newspaper from 1833 Harrisburg...

Item #698133

July 18, 1833

HARRISBURGER MORGENROTHE, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, July 18, 1833 



* Rare publication

* German language newspaper




A quite scarce newspaper for the German speaking community in the Harrisburg area, printed entirely in the German language. Gregory's "Union List of American Newspapers" notes that only the Pennsylvania State Library has a reasonable run of this title, two oth... See More  

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698072

Battle of Green Spring... Great reports on the Revolutionary War...

Item #698072

August 14, 1781

THE CONNECTICUT COURANT & WEEKLY INTELLIGENCER, Hartford, August 14, 1781  The front page has news from captured correspondence including: "The revolt of the Pennsylvania line & Jersey brigade...are certainly events of very great importance, & must have very extensive effects both in reducing Washington's present force & preventing its being recruited by new levies...... See More  

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698043

Detailing how supportive England has been to the colonies...

Item #698043

January 28, 1778

THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 28, 1778  This was a Tory newspaper published in Philadelphia when the British occupied the city. It began in 1775 and ended when the British evacuated the city in May of 1778. Not surprisingly, the masthead features an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms.

Only to be found in a Loyalist newspaper, the entire front page is t... See More  

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698023

Baseball prints... Canada... Shohola Glen...

Item #698023

May 23, 1885

LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, New York, May 23, 1885  The front page includes a print of: "Canada - Fighting in the Northwest - A Shell from the Winnipeg Battery Striking a House Occupied by Half-Breeds During Gen. Middleton's Attack Upon Batouche". Pg. 3 has a very nice full page montage of 7 vignettes of: "New York City--The Baseball Season--Sketches at the Polo Gro... See More  

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697951

1934 Kelayres Massacre - Pennsylvania....

Item #697951

November 06, 1934

THE DETROIT NEWS, November 6, 1934



* Kelayres Massacre - Pennsylvania

* Democratic parade shooting

* "Big Joe" Bruno




The front page has a one column heading: "POLITICAL FEUD TAKES 3 LIVES" with subhead. (see images) Another related article on the front page. First report coverage on the Kelayres massacre, an attack on Democratic parade marchers near Hazleton, Pennsylvan... See More  

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697728

Edison's phonograph... Oil regions of Pennsylvania... Morgan Silver Dollar...

Item #697728

March 30, 1878

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 30, 1878 



* Historic Phonograph invention

* Thomas Edison - inventor




The full front page is a Thomas Nast political cartoon: "Fulfill Your Promises" and a fullpg. inside has another Nast political cartoon: "Our Uncle's 'Honor' Touched" showing Uncle Sam.

The great, tipped-in (no binding holes), doublepage centerfold:... See More  

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697349

A prohibition-themed newspaper from Pittsburgh...

Item #697349

October 24, 1884

THE PROHIBITION BANNER, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Oct. 24, 1884  



* Rare temperance movement publication

* Abstinence of alcohol - beer - liquor




As the title would suggest, this is a prohibition-themed newspaper. Among the articles; "The Drink Demon" "The Wheels of Time "Blaine and Whisky" "Notice to Prohibition Voters" "A Call to Prayer" &... See More  

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697232

More on the 1919 World Series betting scandal...

Item #697232

September 29, 1920

THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Sept. 29, 1920  The top of the front page has a report concerning the infamous "Black Sox" World Series betting scandal.

Heads: "MORE LIGHT THROWN ON BASE BALL GAMBLING" "Additional Confessions by Several White Sox Players" "In Making A Clean Breast" "And Dealing With the Frame-Up of the 1919 World's Series&q... See More  

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697219

Naval battle between the Americans & British... Franklin the 'old fox'...

Item #697219

January 03, 1778

THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE PHILADELPHIA MARKET-DAY ADVERTISER, Jan. 3, 1778 



* Revolutionary War Tory original

* Rare Pro British issue from America




This was a Tory newspaper published when the British occupied Philadelphia. It began in 1775 and ended when the British evacuated the city in May of 1778. Not surprisingly, the masthead features an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms.

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697217

The "humble" beginnings of Stephen Girard...

Item #697217

October 17, 1792

DUNLAP'S AMERICAN DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Oct. 17, 1792  The front page features 21 illustrated ship ad making this a decorative issue. The ftpg. also has a small notice for the "Cincinnati of Pennsylvania" [The Society of Cincinnati] calling for a meeting of the standing committee.

The back page has an ad by Stephen Girard, for the sale of merchandise (including French... See More  

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697097

When the population of Pittsburgh was 1,355...

Item #697097

January 21, 1796

THE HERALD; A GAZETTE FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, Jan. 21, 1796  



* 18th century Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

* Mad Anthony Wayne & John Wilkinson




Page 3 has a report headed: "Pittsburgh" noting: "We hear from Fort Washington that General Wayne has left the army on a visit to Phila. and that General Wilkinson has taken the command at Greenville. The number of inhabitants ... See More  

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697076

German language newspaper from Harrisburg...

Item #697076

September 05, 1833

HARRISBURGER MORGENROTHE, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Sept. 5, 1833  



* Rare publication

* German language newspaper




A quite scarce newspaper for the German-speaking community in the Harrisburg area, printed entirely in the German language. Gregory's "Union List of American Newspapers" notes that only the Pennsylvania State Library has a reasonable run of this title, two o... See More  

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697032

Battle of Bunker Hill... Washington as Commander-in-Chief...

Item #697032

June 27, 1775

THE PENNSYLVANIA EVENING POST, Philadelphia, June 27, 1775 



* Battle of Bunker Hill - Charlestown

* Siege of Boston, Massachusetts

* George Washington named commander

* American Revolutionary War




Almost the entire front page is taken up with a terrific and vitriolic attack on General Gage concerning his actions at Boston, the full text shown in the photos below, with bits including: ... See More  

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696929

Rare Lincoln's assassination report, in a Washington, D.C. newspaper...

Item #696929

April 15, 1865

EVENING STAR, Washington, D.C., April 15, 1865  



* Abraham Lincoln assassination (historic 1st report)

* It is BEST to have reports from the city where it occurred




Terrific to have this first report of Lincoln's assassination in a newspaper from the city where it happened. This is the first of this issue we have offered.

The top of the front page has a column with heads: "ASS... See More  

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696886

Very rare "Coal Mine Calamity Supplement"...

Item #696886

September 25, 1869

THE COAL MINE CALAMITY SUPPLEMENT TO FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER, dated within: Sept. 25, 1869  In our 47 years in the hobby this is the first we have located this rare "Supplement" issue on the tragic Avondale Coal Mine tragedy.

The full front page is taken up with 3 prints on the tragedy with four more related prints within.
The Avondale Mine disaster was a massi
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696874

Centralia, PA - 12-year-old boy falls into mine pit...

Item #696874

February 20, 1981

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 20, 1981 



* Centralia, Pennsylvania mine fire disaster

Todd Dombosky nearly swallowed up by the earth

* Falls into 135-degree, CO gas filled pit - saved by cousin




A brief but noteworthy article on page A18 has: "Boy's Mishap Renews Fears O Two-Decade Mine Fire". This event, as indicated, renewed national interest in the ongoing situat... See More  

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696870

Centralia, Pennsylvania... The Weather Underground...

Item #696870

November 03, 1960

THE NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE, Nov. 22, 1981 



* Centralia, Pennsylvania mine fire disaster

* The Weather Underground




The front cover has: "THE SEEDS OF TERROR - How Children Of Privilege Became The Weather Underground", by Lucinda Franks. Related photos and test continue on the inside taking multiple pages.

Also present starting on page 155 and continuing for several pages as ... See More  

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696868

Kentucky & Daniel Boone... Jefferson on Whiskey...

Item #696868

June 23, 1887

THE STANDARD, Clarksville, Red River County, Texas, June 23, 1887  



* Rare 19th century Southwest publication



The most interesting item is a lengthy front page article: "Kentucky Pioneers" which talks much about Daniel Boone.

Among other articles: "Silver Mines in Burnet County" "How a Pair of Pennsylvania Boys Rigged Out to Come to Texas" "Vigorously... See More  

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696635

The Spanish-American War begins...

Item #696635

April 27, 1898

THE ALLENTOWN DEMOCRAT, Pennsylvania, April 27, 1898



* Spanish-America War begins

* United States declares war




The first column of page 2 is headed: "WAR DECLARED ! " "Hostilities Actually Begun" "Guns May Begin To Boom Any Day" "5,000 Regulars to be Sent to Cuba" "The State Troops Called" with the report are the full column.

Four pages, l... See More  

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696634

The Spanish-American War is over...

Item #696634

August 17, 1898

THE ALLENTOWN DEMOCRAT, Pennsylvania, Aug. 17, 1898 The last column of the front page is headed: "THE WAR IS OVER" "Protocol Signed, and an Armistice Proclaimed" "Blockades Raised" 'Orders Sent to the Front to Suspend Operations" 'Spain Quits the New World".

The text takes most of the column and includes: "A Proclamation" concerning the en... See More  

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696633

Work of the 'Hole In The Wall Gang' with rare mention of 'Butch Cassidy' (well, almost)...

Item #696633

August 31, 1900

THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Aug. 31, 1900  The top of page 3 has column heads: "BANDITS GOT $100,000" "Thrilling Hold Up of Union Pacific Express Train" "Money Belonged to Uncle Sam" "it Was En Route for Manila to Pay American Soldiers--Famous Outlaw Band the Robbers--Now Fighting Desperately to Escape".

The report is datelined from "Table ... See More  

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696076

Rehmeyer's Hollow murder... Witchcraft...

Item #696076

January 09, 1929

THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, January 9, 1929 



* Rehmeyer's (Hex) Hollow Murder

* York, Pennsylvania - John Blymire




The front page has a one column heading: "Blymyer Insane Night of Murder, Declares Expert" (see)

Complete with 16 pages, light toning at the margins, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, generally nice.... See More  

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695947

The famous anti-slavery newspaper...

Item #695947

March 20, 1851

THE NATIONAL ERA, Washington, D.C., March 20, 1851  An anti-slavery newspaper that is best known for its link to the best selling novel of the 19th century, "Uncle Tom's Cabin" by Harriet Beecher Stowe. This historic work first appeared as a 41-week serial in The National Era, starting on June 5, 1851.

The complete serialization appeared almost entirely in the National Era b
... See More  

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695620

Jim Thorpe at the 1912 Olympics...

Item #695620

July 19, 1912

VALLEY SENTINEL, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, July 19, 1912 



* Jim Thorpe wins Olympic gold medal

* Decathlon - Stockholm Summer Olympic

* Best publication to be had (very rare)




Although legendary athlete Jim Thorpe was born & grew up in Oklahoma, he has very close ties with the city of Carlisle. It was in 1904 when Thorpe attended the Carlisle Indian Industrial School that his incredi... See More  

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695560

Captain John Owen Donaldson death....

Item #695560

September 08, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1930



* Captain John Owen Donaldson

* World War I flying ace

* Airplane stunting death




Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Capt. J. O. Donaldson, War Ace and President Of Newark Air Service, Killed in Stunt Flying" (see) First report coverage on the death of World War I flying ace, John Owen Donaldson. Always nice to have no... See More  

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695537

Women's suffrage in 1917...

Item #695537

June 21, 1917

EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 21, 1917



* Fight for Women's Suffrage

* Disorder at the White House

* Demonstration - Picketing - Rioting

* Katharine A. Morey & Lucy Burns

* Woman Suffragist Nell Richardson




The front page has a nice banner headline: "ENRAGED CROWDS ATTACK SUFFRAGE PICKETS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condit... See More  

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