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1 STATEMENT CONCERNING FORT CLARK, TEXAS.
1st. Wrs, Very Good 
A 10 page Statement setting out reasons why Fort Clark in Kinney County should be retained as a permanent military post. No author or date but circa 1946. Sets out quite a bit of information about the post & surrounding area. Unusual. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Adams, Ramon F. WESTERN SPEECH AND WESTERN STORIES
Stillwater Indian Terr. Posse of Westerners 1972 1st. Pict. Wrs. Fine 
White paper covers w/illus. of Adams, 14 pp., illus. by Rick Duiker. An extemporaneous speech given by Adams to a seminar on creative writing taught by Stanley Vestal (Walter Campbell). Ltd. 500c. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Bounds, Wayne. MULBERRIES, GOOSEBERRIES AND SWISS ROLLS: The Feeding of an Invasion.
Author 1991 1st. Folder Very Good 
10 typewritten pp. plus 3 pp. of Notes and Bibliography in a folder. A paper presented at the Governor's Conference on WW II at the U. of North Texas about the development & eventual use of artificial harbors by the Allied forces in the invasion of Normandy. SIGNED cover letter from author with his resume & the conference program. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Bureau of Municipal Research, U. Of Tx. CITIES IN SOCIETY.
Austin U. Of Tx. 1945 1st. Wrs, Near Fine 
Gray paper covers, 30 pp. Municipal Studies #23. A study of the growth of our cities, their role in society, & some of the problems of the urban community. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Cage, James C., compiled by. MAXON SCOUT.
San Antonio Naylor 1968 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
25 pp., notes. The field notes of Lt. Mason Maxon made during a scout into the area north of the Davis Mountains while searching for Victorio's band of renegades who fled the Mescalero Reservation from March to July 1880. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 Campbell, Randolph B. A SOUTHERN COMMUNITY IN CRISIS. Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880
Austin TSHA 1983 1st. Quarter Leather & Marbled Bds Fine Boxed 
Slipcase, #46 of 75c bound in quarter brown morocco with marbled boards, 443 pp., 8 full page monochrome plates, map, index. SIGNED. A history of Harrison County pre-war, during the Civil War, and through Reconstruction. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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7 Campbell, Randolph B. CARPETBAG RULE IN RECONSTRUCTION TEXAS: AN ENDURING MYTH.
Austin TSHA 1994 1st. Paper Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff illus. paper covers, pp. 587-754, cover illus. of Tehuacana Creek Indian Council. Campbell's article pp. 587-596. Also Weiss-The Texas Rangers Revisited pp. 621-642; and Klos-The 1859 Expulsion of the Reserve Indians from Texas. Vol. XCVII, No. 4, April, 1994. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Carroll, John M. THE BLACK MILITARY EXPERIENCE IN THE AMERICAN WEST.
N.Y. Liveright 1971 1st. Cloth Fine None 
Brown cloth, no d.j., 591 pp., illus. by Cisneros, Eggenhofer, Remington, Bjorklund, others, index.The best book on the subject. The story of the 9th & 10th Cavalry, and the 24th & 25th Infantries, all black units. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Castleman, Harvey N. THE BALD KNOBBERS. The Story of the Lawless Night-Riders Who Ruled Southern Missouri in the 80's
Girard Haldeman-Julius 1944 1st. Wrs, Very Good 
Paper covers, 29 pages (cheap paper). Guns #395-deals with outlawry immediately after the Civil War in Missouri. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Chance, Joseph E. THE SECOND TEXAS INFANTRY. From Shiloh to Vicksburg.
Austin Eakin Press 1984 0-89015-435-x / 9780890154359 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 216 pp., illus., photos, index. The Second was formed from militia companies organized in Harris, Galveston, Jackson, Gonzales, and Robertson counties. It participated in the battles of Shiloh, Corinth, and Vicksburg among others. Large folding Natl. Geographic map of the Civil War laid in. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Clack, Mary Hampton; Katharyn Duff & Betty Kay Seibt PIONEER DAYS...TWO VIEWS: EARLY DAYS IN WEST TEXAS and RECOLLECTIONS OF MISS TOMMIE CLACK.
Abilene Zachry Assoc. 1979 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j. (edges worn), 234 pp., endpaper map, photos, illus. Two vols. in one reprint of the rare "Early Days in West Texas" originally pub. in 1932 on Mary Hampton Clack's pioneer life in Texas in the 1870's & 1880's, and a first printing of her niece's "Recollections of Miss Tommie Clack" written when she was 95. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Clark, Pat B. THE HISTORY OF CLARKSVILLE AND OLD RED RIVER COUNTY.
Dallas Mathis Van Nort & Co. 1937 1st. Near Fine Fine 
D.j. (excellent, bright), 259 pp., several photos. About 1/2" long insect (?) damage to outside edge of about 50 pages. A very scarce county history. Appendix contains a letter from Ben McCulloch detailing the exploits & hazardous services that he and a few other scouts performed on the eve of the Battle of Buena Vista in the Mexican War. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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13 Conger, Roger N. INSULTS, INNUENDOS AND INVECTIVE: WACO IN 1897.
Waco Author 1973 1st. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff red paper covers, 11 pp., frontis. About the bitter controversy between Brann's ICONOCLAST and Baylor Univ. in 1897, eventually leading to Brann's death by a bullet in the back. Ltd. to 300c. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Cooper, Patsy Stout & Patsy Jones Hall, Ed. By. LATCHSTRINGS. A Cross-Section of Baylor County Homes.
Dallas Taylor 1986 1st. Dec. Bds. Fine 
Brown boards decorated w/illus of house, 171 pp., photos (some in color), index. Photos of many Baylor County homes with information about the homes and residents. Name on fly. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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CHRONICLE OF A SMALL TOWN., Corder, Jim W.
15 Corder, Jim W. CHRONICLE OF A SMALL TOWN.
Coll. Sta. Tx. A&M 1989 1st. Fine Fine 
175 pp., illus. by the author. Memories of a small West Texas town, located in Kent County, in the 30's and 40's from memories and the Jayton Chronicle newspaper. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 Cornelius, Fred. TAMBALEAR THE TUMBLEWEED and Other Southwestern Stories.
El Paso Carl Hertzog 1959 2nd Ed. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff dec. wrs., 24 pp., illus. Lowman #110-this second edition has three additional stories with illus. by Jose Cisneros. Designed & printed by Hertzog. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Cunningham, Sharon & Mark Boardman, Ed. By. REVENGE! And Other Ture Tales of the Old West.
Lafayette Scarlet Mask 2004 1st. Bds. Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 227 pp., photos, index. Foreword by Frederick Nolan. True tales by John Bossenecker, Paul Cool, Robert K. DeArment, Allen G. Hatley, David Johnslon, Chuck Parsons, & Nancy Samuelson. Outlaws, rustlers, killers, gunmen, Texas Rangers, and Confederates. Chuck Parsons' article on N.O. Reynolds SIGNED by him. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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18 Cutrer, Tom. BEN McCULLOCH AND THE FRONTIER MILITARY TRADITION.
Author 1989 Folder Very Good 
26 typewritten pages with hand corrections fastened in a folder. An essay on Ben McCulloch who was General Taylor's Chief of Scouts in the Mexican War and as a Confederate General in the Civil War. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 Daniel, Jean Houston Baldwin (Mrs. Price Daniel) THE GOVERNOR'S MANSION OF TEXAS.
Waco 1960 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff gray paper covers with black lettering, 14 pp. Limited to 200 SIGNED copies (#190). A speech delivered by Mrs. Daniel to The Open Forum in Austin in 1960. Interesting information on the Mansion. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 De Cordova, J. TEXAS: HER RESOURCES AND HER PUBLIC MEN.
Waco Texian Press 1969 Fine Fine 
D.j., 375 + 32 pp., index. Basic Tx. Bks #38(B)-the first attempt at an encyclopedia of Texas. New introd. by Dayton Kelley and a facsimile of De Cordova's LECTURE ON TEXAS in 1858. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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