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1 SOCKDOLAGER! A Tale of Davy Crockett.
Marshall Marshall News Messenger Wrs, Fine 
15 pp. Reprinting an article from the Freeman Magazine, slightly condensed from the Life of Col. Davy Crockett by Edward S. Ellis in 1884. This copy reprinted from the prior reprint by the Virginia Comm. on Constitutional Govt. which added illus. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 THE PORT OF GALVESTON 1982 APPOINTMENT CALENDAR .
Galveston Port of Galveston 1982 1st. Spiral Bound Fine 
Stiff colored photo covers, spiral bound, about 50 pp., appointment calendar. 12 pages of photos of the port interspersed through the calendar pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 THE SHAMROCK
Amarillo Shamrock Oil 1965 1st. Wrs, Fine 
Summer of 1965 issue of THE SHAMROCK magazine focusing on New Mexico with articles on sailing on Lost Lake in New Mexico; Fort Union; and six pages on New Mexico vacation spots. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 THE SHAMROCK
Amarillo Shamrock Oil 1965 1st. Wrs, Fine 
Fall of 1965 issue of THE SHAMROCK magazine focusing on Citadels of the Plains (3 pages) including Fort Hays and Fort Larned; The Cheyenne Rodeo; and Quarter Horses. Cover is photo of the J. T. Harris family of Amarillo.l 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Adams, Ramon F. MORE BURS UNDER THE SADDLE. Books & Histories of the West.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1979 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 182 pp., index. In this work, Adams evaluates 233 additional works not in BURS UNDER THE SADDLE, pub. in 1964. Nothing equals these two works on books on the West. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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6 Adams, Ramon F. MORE BURS UNDER THE SADDLE. Books & Histories of the West.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1979 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 182 pp., index. In this work, Adams evaluates 233 additional works not in BURS UNDER THE SADDLE, pub. in 1964. Nothing equals these two works on books on the West. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Anonymous AN ABSTRACT OF THE ORIGINAL TITLES OF RECORD IN THE GENERAL LAND OFFICE.
Austin Pemberton 1964 1st. Of This Ed. Cloth & Marbled Bds. Fine No D.j. Issued 
Cloth spine & corners, marbled boards w/paper label on spine, 182 pp. Facsimile reprod. of 1838 ed. Basic Tx. Bks#204(J)- one of the essential research tools on Texas lands & their settlement. Comprises a listing of all persons granted title to land in Texas, with date of grant, location, amount of land, & other details. Introd. by Mary Lewis Ulmer. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Arnold, Ann GAMBLERS & GANGSTERS. Fort Worth's Jacksboro Highway in the 1940s & 1950s.
Austin Eakin Press 1998 1st. Paper Near Fine No D.j. Issued 
Stiff black illustrated paper covers, 223 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. A chronicle of Fort Worth's last wild n' wooly era and the gangsters, gamblers, and others who frequented the Jacksboro Highway area. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Arnold, Ann GAMBLERS & GANGSTERS. Fort Worth's Jacksboro Highway in the 1940s & 1950s.
Austin Eakin Press 1998 1st. Paper Fine No D.j. Issued 
Stiff black illus. paper covers, 223 pp., photos, index. Like new copy. A chronicle of Fort Worth's last wild n' wooly era and the gangsters, gamblers, and others who frequented the Jacksboro Highway area. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Ball, Eve with Nora Henn & Lynda Sanchez. INDEH. An Apache Odyssey.
Provo BYU Press 1980 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j. (minor soil, small tear on back), 334 pp., illus., index. A major history of the Chiracahua Apache during the 1880's and their struggle against the U.S. Army. Much of the author's information came from the son of Juh, one of the ablest Apache warriors after Victorio, and concerns Juh. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Bennett, Kay and Russ. A NAVAJO SAGA.
San Antonio Naylor 1972 2nd Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 239 pp., illus by author, endpaper maps. A family saga of a Navajo family set between 1846 to 1870 when the Navajo were defeated and moved to Bosque Redondo for four years. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Betenson, Lula Parker as Told to Dora Flack. BUTCH CASSIDY, MY BROTHER.
Provo BYU 1975 2nd Prtg. Hard Cover Fine Very Good 
D.j., 265 pp., photos, index. As told to Dora Flack. A biography of Robert LeRoy Parker, aka "Butch Cassidy" by his sister, the last one of his immediate family. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Boardman, Fon W., Jr. AGAINST THE IROQUOIS. The Sullivan Campaign of 1779 in New York State.
N. Y. Henry Z. Walck, Inc. 1978 1st of This Edition Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 112 pp., ports., maps, index. The only campaign of the American Revolution against Indian enemies. In the Mohawk Valley and central N.Y. the Indian strength was an important factor for the British. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Bolton, Herbert E. THE LOCATION OF LaSALLE'S COLONY ON THE GULF OF MEXIC
Houston Union Natl. Bk. 1929 Wrs. Very Good 
Paper covers, 13 pp., map. Lower right corner bent & outer edges soiled. Reprinted from Mississippi Valley Hist. Review, Sept. 1915. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Bowdle, Mrs. Lowell & Mrs. Mason Lemons, Ed. BOOKER TEXAS. DIMENSIONS OF PROGRESS 1919-1969
Booker Booker Booster Club 1969 1st. Dec. Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Decorated black cloth (faded as are all copies I have seen), 320 pp., many photos, endpaper map. History of the town & area---Ochiltree county in the Panhandle---and family histories pp.74-249. SIGNED by the authors. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Brice, Donaly. THE GREAT COMANCHE RAID. Boldest Indian Attack of the Texas Republic.
Austin Eakin Press. 1987 1st., 3rd Prtg. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j. (clipped), 122 pp., photos, maps, index. Covers the raid from its beginnings in the Texas hill country to the destructive raids on Victoria & Linnville, and the Indians' retreat & subsequent defeat at the Battle of Plum Creek. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Britton, Helen; Betty Wilke Hudman; & Evelyn M. King, Comp. By. ONE HUNDRED HEAD CUT OUT OF JEFF DYKE'S HERD. Catalog of an Exhibition.
Coll.Sta. Tx. A&M 1972 1st. Paper Fine 
36 pp., illus. Limited.800c. A bibliographic list of 100 important books & pamphlets in his Range Livestock Collection at Tx. A&M Univ. Library -- 50 from Merrill's Aristocrats and 50 Dobie Rarities. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Bryson, Conrey. DOWN WENT McGINTY. El Paso in the Wonderful Nineties.
El Paso Texas Western 1977 1st. Cloth Fine None 
Green cloth, 150 pp., photos, picture section by Millard McKinney, index. No d.j. A fine book on early El Paso and the McGinty Club. Contains Captain Jack Crawford's ode to the McGinty Club as well as many wonderful stories. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Buck, Maj.Gen. Beaumont B. MEMORIES OF PEACE AND WAR.
San Antonio Naylor 1935 1st. Near Fine Very Good 
D.j., 284 pp. (minor crease at top of first few pages), illus., maps. Folding Soissons operations map in rear.The autobiography of a professional Army officer who served in the Spanish American War in the Phillipines & later in WW I where he commanded the 28th Infantry & later the 2nd Brigade, 1st Division which he led in the first American offensive at Cantigny in 1918. He earned the Distinguished Service Cross for heroism at the battle of Berzy-le-Sec. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Burk, Mrs. Clinton. LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF CALAMITY JANE.
n.p N.p. Wrappers Fine 
n.d. appears to be reprint of 1896 ed. Guns #329-probably ghost written for her. Her name, at the end, is corrected to show "Mrs. M. Burk (Dorsett) (ca 1896)". 
Price: 25.00 USD
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