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First Edition ‘Mein Kampf’ Signed by Hitler Sells for $43,750

A two-volume set of Adolf Hitler’s manifesto Mein Kampf and a handwritten address-change document he filed with the police in Vienna in 1909 attracted zero bids in an online auction that ended Thursday, but the Mein Kampf sold just a few hours later for $43,750. A third Hitler-related item, a still life of flowers he was thought to …

UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 12, 2015

Today is Thursday, March 12, the 71st day of 2015 with 294 to follow. The moon is waning. Morning stars are Mercury, Neptune and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus and Venus. Those born on this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include pioneer automaker Clement Studebaker …

UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

Today is Friday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2015 with 314 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. Those born on this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include American Revolutionary War hero …

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014

Today is Saturday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2014 with 130 to follow. The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Mercury and Saturn. Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include French King Louis XVI …