Paper Collectibles

Beatles-related Paper Collectibles, Sports Trading Cards, Miscellaneous Trading Cards,
World’s Fair and Olympic Games-related

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Miscellaneous Paper Collectibles

Edgar Rice Burroughs, Beyond the Farthest Star (New York: Ace Books, 1964). Cover art by Frank Frazetta.

Binding intact; store stamp on first inside page; $5.00
Item # 8761

Edgar Rice Burroughs, A Fighting Man of Mars (New York: Ballantine Books, 1964). A John Carter novel. First Ballantine printing; cover art by Bob Abbett.

Binding intact; $2.00
Item # 8762

TV Guide, week of September 10–16, 1966; cover missing; includes new TV show, Star Trek. Judging by the sarcastic write-up (“Spooky Spocky”), TV Guide didn’t hold out much hope for the series.

Item # 8764

TV Guide, week of December 21–27, 1968; features TV coverage of Apollo VIII moon mission.

Item # 8765

Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins game program, November 2, 1961; completely intact and unmarked; centre page spread loose. Lots of great ads.

Item # 8766

Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins game program, November 25, 1961; completely intact and unmarked; no loose pages. Lots of great ads.

Item # 8767

Time (Canadian edition), September 13, 1968; cover features 30-game-winning pitcher Denny McLain of the Detroit Tigers; completely intact and unmarked.

Item # 8768

1982 Baseball All-Star Game Official Program, Montreal; completely intact and unmarked.

Item # 8769

1992 Baseball World Series Official Commemorative Program, World Champions Toronto Blue Jays; completely intact and unmarked.

Item # 8770

1993 Hockey Hall of Fame Inaugural Issue; completely intact and unmarked, some wear on cover.

Item # 8771

Robinson On Defence. by Larry Robinson with Brian McFarlane (Don Mills, ON: Collier Macmillan Canada, 1980); 114 pp., perfect-bound paperback; retail store price sticker on cover. SIGNED BY LARRY ROBINSON.

Item # 8772

42nd Street, souvenir program, 1984 West End London production, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, with Catherine Zeta-Jones. Completely intact and unmarked; VG.

Item # 8784

Miss Saigon, souvenir program, 1989 West End London production, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Completely intact and unmarked; VG+.

Item # 8785

Oklahoma!, souvenir program, 1947 tour, starring James Alexander & Peggy Engel. Completely intact and unmarked; 1" tear from bottom of spine to lower staple, small water stain in lower right corner.

Item # 8773

Ragtime, souvenir program listing cast and credits from the 1981 film; 4 pp.; small crease at bottom middle.

Item # 8774

Show Boat, souvenir program, 1993 Canadian revival, North York Performing Arts Centre, Norh York, Ontario. Completely intact and unmarked; VG+.

Item # 8783

The Gramophone magazine, 5 miscellaneous issues from September 1938, August 1940, November 1940, January 1941, March 1941. Fascinating look at the world of British recorded music from pre-war through the Battle of Britain and the Blitz. Pre-war issue has ads for early TV sets (the BBC began regularly scheduled TV broadcasts from studios in Alexandra Palace, north London, in 1936); later issues have revealing comments about the effects of the war. Completely intact and unmarked; two issues have former owner’s address [in Reading, PA] stamped in upper right corner.

Item # 8788

EMI Centenary 1897–1997, souvenir booklet, published as supplement to Gramophone magazine, February 1997. 24 pp. Completely intact and unmarked.

Item # 8775

1994 Canadian International Air Show, Official Souvenir Program. 32 pp. Completely intact, some smudging on inside pages. Many colour photos of the aircraft featured in the show, including the RAF Nimrod that crashed into Lake Ontario at the 1995 show.

Item # 8776

Canadian National Exhibition, Souvenir Catalogue & Programme, 1962. 64 pp. Completely intact and unmarked. Many black & white photos.

Item # 8778

Time (Canadian Edition), August 30, 1968; cover featues drawing of Soviet tank (invasion of Czechoslovakia). Completely intact and unmarked, excellent condition.

Item 8779

Time (Canadian Edition), October 17, 1969; cover features photo from Montreal riot in wake of wildcat strike by police and firemen. Completely intact and unmarked, slightly scuffed at lower right edge of cover, subscriber address sticker [mine] on cover

Item # 8780

Time (Canadian Edition), October 31, 1969; cover features famous Aislin cartoon of Pierre Trudeau. Completely intact and unmarked, subscriber address sticker [mine] on cover.

Item # 8781

Rare Pierre Trudeau political campaign memorabilia: voter reminder card from Federal Election of May 22, 1979, Trudeau campaign, Mount Royal riding. Trudeau won his seat by a huge plurality (of course!) but lost the election to Joe Clark’s Progressive Conservatives. 3 1/2" x 6".

Item # 8782

Rare Canadian political memorabilia: May 20, 1980, Quebec referendum on “sovereignty-association,” voter reminder card from the “No” campaign.
6" x 3 1/2".

Item # 8786

St. Lawrence Seaway 10th Anniversary Celebration, bilingual souvenir booklet; 20 pp., completely intact and unmarked, some wear to cover. Inside of booklet has celebration date of June 26, 1969. Plus insert for the Canadian celebrations ceremony, Montreal, with date of June 27, 1969, featuring US President Richard Nixon and Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau; English on one side, French on the other.

Item # 8789

Look magazine, December 20, 1969: The Sixties. End-of-decade wrap-up issue. 68 pp. Completely intact, inside quiz page marked with answers in ballpoint pen; subscriber address sticker [mine] on cover. VG

Item # 9158

From The Earth To The Moon, by Jules Verne, Classics Illustrated No. 105, March 1953. Completely intact and unmarked; VG condition, small tear at right edge of front cover.

Item # 8791

Rockwell International, official publicity photos of the first five Space Shuttle missions, STS-1 through STS-5, featuring the ill-fated Columbia. Each of five envelopes contains between five and seven 6 1/2" x 10" full-colour photos.

Item # 8792

Canadian Army wartime “On Active Service” stationery, 4 original blank sheets from the Second World War, each 5 1/2" x 8". Canadian soldiers wrote home using these — an interesting souvenir.

Item # 8793

Calendar of War Events: World War II, 1939–1945, Rothmans of Canada, produced in conjuction with the broadcast of “Winston Churchill: The Valiant Years” on CBC TV [ca. 1961]. 3 3/4" x 8", 24 pp. Completely intact and unmarked, some creasing and discoloration on cover.

Item # 8777

Battle of Britain 50th Anniversary Concert, souvenir program, Massey Hall, Toronto, September 28 & 29, 1990. Completely intact and unmarked, with 4 pp. programme insert.

Item # 8794

British Invasion Tour 1986, souvenir program, featuring Gerry & The Pacemakers, Freddie & The Dreamers, The Searchers, Chad & Jeremy, and The Mindbenders.

Item # 8795

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