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06243-M1195EKCU- Tabloid Journal- HARPER'S WEEKLY, A JOURNAL OF CIVILIZATION, New York. Vol. X, No.480, Saturday, March 10, 1866. Fantastic, full front page woodcut of "Display Of Fireworks In City Hall Park On Washington's Birthday, February 22, 1866." Sketched by Stanley Fox. The individual fireworks displays and the day's events are described in a short article. Other large woodcuts of note include nearly full page of John William Draper (original photo by Brady), half page of President (Andrew) Johnson addressing a large crowd, full page of schoolmaster in classroom about to strike a napping student with his glove, full page of Paris Fashions, much more. Numerous ads include a nice one for a device which "rendered spectacles useless." Spine is a little frayed where it has been disbound, but the paper's binding threads are still present. Overall very good. A rare one and highly collectible worthy of prominent display. 11-1/4" x 16" x 16pp. $64.00


06635-M0700EEEE- Catalogue- FIREWORKS SUPERMARKET, Crossville, (TN). "Family Owned And Operated For Over 25 Years." Jim Inman, Manager. ca 1998. Colorful newspaper insert tabloid featuring at least eighteen items in color: Jumping Jacks, Mega Snaps, Morning Glory Sparklers, Roman Candles, Wild Geese Rocket, Fierce Tiger Rocket, Midnight Surprise, Black Cat Lady Crackers, Ground Bloom Flowers, Black Cat Single Day Parachute, Crackling Strobe Pot, Saturn Missile Battery, Space Flyer Missile, Happy 6 Shot, Two Color Space Ship, 40/50 Firecrackers, Tank, Colored Smoke Balls, Whistling Bottle Rockets. They say, "Over One Hundred Additional Items". Very good condition. 11-3/8"x 14-1/8"x 4pp. $18.00


06780-M1199EEEE- Catalogue- FIREWORKS SUPERMARKET, Crossville, (TN). "Family Owned And Operated For Over 25 Years." Jim Inman, Manager. ca 2000. Colorful tabloid newspaper insert featuring at least eighteen items in color: Jumping Jacks, Morning Glory Sparklers, Mega Snaps, Roman Candles, Wild Geese Rocket, Fierce Tiger Rocket, Midnight Surprise, Black Cat Lady Crackers, Ground Bloom Flowers, Black Cat Single Day Parachute, Crackling Strobe Pot, Saturn Missile Battery, Space Flyer Missile, Happy 6 Shot, Two Color Space Ship, 40/50 Firecrackers, Tank, Colored Smoke Balls, Whistling Bottle Rockets. They say, "Over One Hundred Additional Items." Excellent condition. 11-3/8"x 14-1/8"x 4pp. $18.00


06940-M0702EEEE- Catalogue- FIREWORKS SUPERMARKET, Crossville, (TN). 2002. "Family Owned & Operated For Over 25 Years." Jim Inman, Manager. Colorful newspaper insert tabloid featuring at least nineteen items in color: Jumping Jacks, Mega Snaps, Morning Glory Sparklers, Roman Candles, Wild Geese Rocket, Fierce Tiger Rocket, Midnight Surprise, Black Cat Lady Crackers, Ground Bloom Flowers, Black Cat Single Day Parachute, Crackling Strobe Pot, Saturn Missile Battery, Space Flyer Missile, Happy 6 Shot, Two Color Space Ship, 40/50 Firecrackers, Tank, Colored Smoke Balls, Whistling Bottle Rockets. They say, "Over One Hundred Additional Items". Excellent condition. 11-3/8"x 14-1/8"x 4pp. $18.00


07034-M1103EEEE- Tabloid- MR. W FIREWORKS,  Somerset, TX. ca 2002. It’s not evident on this piece, but their main warehouse is in Somerset, TX in the San Antonio area. They claim over 200 locations. On this advertising piece over 60 locations in Texas, two in New Mexico and Oklahoma are listed and mapped.  We believe this came out of the Gainesville, Texas newspaper. Colorful presentation of firework assortments, party poppers, 100 shot magical barrage, snakes, morning glories, fountain cones, pop up snappers, hen laying eggs sparklers, grand finale tubes, nite shell tubes, roman candles, whistling chasers, super jets, ground bloom flowers, jumping jacks, and scores more of every kind. All are priced.  Excellent condition. 10-5/8”x 12-1/2”x 6pp. $18.00  


07341-M0708EEEE- Newspaper Ad & Article- FIREWORKS WORLD, Gainesville, Texas Daily Register, July 2, 2008.  Two pieces: 1) 17 inch double column article about the chief of police’s intent to bring in extra officers during holiday season to enforce fireworks ban in city limits.  2) 11” x 11” ad from Fireworks World. Ad has color pictures, one of building, and color Black Cat label. They advertise two locations- one in Durant, (Oklahoma) and one on Hwy 82, Gainesville. The Gainesville location is on Hwy 82 is in the Cooke County, Texas. Excellent contrasting display pieces. Excellent condition. Both. $18.00


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