Important Events and People: 1900's - 1930's

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1929 - Washington Times - Stowaway On Yellow Bird, Pal Insists
1929 - Washington Times - Stowaway On Yellow Bird, Pal Insists
This newspaper has three headlines: Stowaway On Yellow Bird, Pal Insists, $2,000 Gem Theft at Hamilton Hotel, and Sea Fliers Near Coast. This newspaper has international, national and local news and advertising. PAGES: 4, but not consecutive, MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: Most of the damage is confined to the fold lines of the newspaper. Text and photographs are very legible where there is not damage. COPIES: 1
1929 - Washtington Times - Endurance Fliers Urged To Land  Today
1929 - Washtington Times - Endurance Fliers Urged To Land Today
This newspaper has three headlines: 1) Endurance Fliers Urged to Land Today, 2) Wife and Mother Aid Snook in Fight, and 3) Movie Manager Held As Embezzler. Headline 2 deals with Dr. Snook a Vet and university professor who killed his girlfriend. The Snook Hook is used today in veterinary surgery. He was found guilty and electrocuted. This newspaper carries other international, national, and local news and advertisements. PAGES: 4 (1, 2 and 11, 12), MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: With the exception of the damaged areas all text and photographs are very legible. There is an 11 1/2" horizontal rip in the center of the paper. There is also some damage to the margin areas and corners. COPIES: 1.
1929 - Zep 600 Miles At Sea
1929 - Zep 600 Miles At Sea
One of the major headlines is: ZEP 600 MILES AT SEA. This newspaper also carries other international, national and local news and advertising. PAGES: 4, but not consecutive, MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: The newsprint is brittle and becoming brown. There is damage on the fold lines. A small piece is missing from the upper let hand corner. The two missing letters are SN for the name Snook which is also a headline article. A small piece is also missing from the upper right had corner and the last page where the page numbers would be found. All articles and photographs are fully legible. COPIES: 1
1929 - Zep Due Today Over D. C.
1929 - Zep Due Today Over D. C.
The main headline is: ZEP DUE TODAY OVER D. C. This newspaper also carries international, national, local news and advertising. PAGES: 4 (pages on consecutive), MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: The newsprint is becoming brown and brittle. There are tears on the fold line, and the margin areas show wear and tear. All print, pictures, and graphics are very legible. COPIES: 1
1929 - Zep Faces Perilous World Trip
1929 - Zep Faces Perilous World Trip
One of the major headlines states: Sep Faces Perilous World Trip. This paper also has information on Dr. James H. Snook, a University of Ohio professor heading the Department of Veterinary Medicine who was convited of murder and executed. The Snook Hook is still used in veterinary medicine. There is excellent online information on this case. This newspaper also carries other international, national, and local news and advertising. PAGES: 4 (but not consecutive), MEASUREMENT: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: The newsprint is brittle and browning. There are tear on the center fold line and in the margin areas. The lower right hand corner is missing on the last page. With the missing corner (advertising copy) all text and pictures are fully legible., COPIES: 1
1929 - Zep Half Way Across
1929 - Zep Half Way Across
The main headline is: ZEP HALF WAY ACROSS - Only 900 Miles From Bermuda. This newspaper also carries other international, national, and local news and advertising. PAGES: 4, MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: The newsprint is very brittle and is beginning to brown. The fold lines of the paper show wear and tear. There is a 1" tear starting from the right margin edge on the center fold lines. All text and pictures are very legible. COPIES: 1
1929 - Zep On U. S. Soil
1929 - Zep On U. S. Soil
This newspaper announces the arrival of the Graf Zeppelin on U.S. Soil. Also, on page 2 is the arrival of the Graf Zeppelin in Los Anageles, CA. This paper also carries other international and national news. This library holding is only pages 1 and 2 of the paper. Local news and advertising is not found. PAGES: 2, MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: The condition of this newspaper is poor due to vertical tears in the center of the paper. It is almost in two parts. The right edge of the paper is crumpled. All text and pictures are very legible where there is no damage. COPIES: 1
1929 - Zep Runs Into Fog Off Azores
1929 - Zep Runs Into Fog Off Azores
This newspaper carries headlines for the Zeppelin (Zep Runs Inso Fog Off Azores) and Dr. Snook. This paper also has other international, national, and local news and advertising. PAGES: 6, but not consecutive, MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: This paper is in poor condtion. Tearing on the fold lines and in the margin areas. The newsprint in becomming brittle and brown. All text and photos are very legible. PAGES: 1
1929 - Zep To Resume Flight Wednesday
1929 - Zep To Resume Flight Wednesday
The headline reports that the Zep was to Resume Flight Wednesday. Information on the murder trial of Dr. James H. Snook is also a front page article. Information on the Graf Zeppelin and other international, national, local news and advertising is also in this newspaper. PAGES: 8 (not consecutive), CONDITION: The newsprint is beginning to turn brown and is brittle. There is a 3" tear starting at the bottom margin following the center fold. The horizontal fold line also shows wear and tear. A small triangular shape about 1" hight is missing on the first page. There is a 2" tear starting from the top margin. All text and photos are very legible except where damage is found., MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", COPIES: 1.
1929 - Zep To Speed Up On World Trip
1929 - Zep To Speed Up On World Trip
One of the headlines reads: ZEP TO SPEED UP ON WORLD TRIP. The top headline pertains to the murder trial of Dr. James H. Snook who was later executed. PAGES: 12 (consecutive), MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: The newsprint is browning and becoming brittle. On the center fold line starting at the right edge there is a 4 1/2 rip through all 12 pages. There are also some smaller tears on the fold lines. All text and pictures are fully legible., COPIES: 1
1929 - Zeppelin Heading Across Atlantic
1929 - Zeppelin Heading Across Atlantic
Several headlines of importance. Zeppelin Heading Across Atlantic, and Dr. Snook Breaks Down Telling of Slaying. This newspaper also has other international, national, and local news and advertising. PAGES: 8, but not consecutive. MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: The newsprint is turning brown and is becomming brittle. There are tears on the fold lines and in the margin areas. All text and pictures are fully visible. COPIES: 1
1929 - Zepplin Nears Spain
1929 - Zepplin Nears Spain
The main headline of this paper is: ZIPPLIN NEARS SPAIN. PAGES: 8, but not consecutive. MEASUREMENTS: 21 1/2" X 17", CONDITION: The newsprint is becoming brown and brittle; however all articles and pictures are very legible. There is tearing on the fold lines and the margin edges show wear and tear. In the bottom right corner on pages 13-14 there is a small piece missing. COPIES: 1

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