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CAT 201

CAT 201

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Denton Whitson & mcDade 1st. Stiff Paper Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff grey paper covers (10" x 12.5") tied with cord w/photo of front of Administration Building, 10 pages with 6"x8" photos of buildings & two pages with four photos on a 6"x8" sheet. No text. Outer edges & all corners worn. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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THE YOUNGER BROTHERS. Their Life and Character., Appler, A. C.
2 Appler, A. C. THE YOUNGER BROTHERS. Their Life and Character.
N. Y. Frederick Fell 1955 Very Good Very Good 
245 pp., illus. D.j. worn, price clipped. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Ashby, Linda Kaye. Researched By. THE MINERAL WELLS POLICE DEPARTMENT 1882-1988.
Author 1989 1st. Paper Very Goo+d No D.j. Issued 
Blue paper covers with illus., 116 pp., illus. Minor underlining on a few pages. INSCRIBED by the author. A unique work of local history. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Balliew, Deborah Lynn. COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS, 1938-1988.
Coll. Sta. Intaglio Press 1987 1st. Stiff Paper Covers Very Good None 
Stiff pictorial paper covers, 112 pp., photos, index. A history of the city with many early photos from pp. 66 to pp. 100. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Barbour, Barton H., ed. RELUCTANT FRONTIERSMAN. James Ross Larkin on the Santa Fe Trail, 1856- 57.
Albuquerque U. Of N.M. 1990 1st. Fine Fine 
202 pp., photos, index. Excellent foreword by Marc Simmons. Larkin travelled to Santa Fe in William Bent's caravan in the fall of 1856. His diaries of the trip detail his impressions of Plains Indians & New Mexican life. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Beazley, William O. HORSES I HAVE KNOWN.
Abilene Hardin Simmons Univ. Press 1985 1st. Leatherette Fine Very Good 
D.j., 263 pp., photos. INSCRIBED by author. The author, a Virginian, came to West Texas & later became Vice-President of Hardin Simmons University. The book is about six white horses and their riders and the Cowboy Band which appeared in parades around the country. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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7 Bennett, Noel. THE WEAVER'S PATHWAY.
Flagstaff Northland 1974 1st. Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
64 pp., illus., notes. A clarification of the "Spirit Trail" in Navajo weaving. The spirit trail is an anomaly in Navajo rugs. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Billingslea, W. F., Editor. PARADE OF PROGRESS, HAMILTON COUNTY 1858-1958. Centennial Edition.
Hamilton Hamilton Herald-News 1958 1st. Paper Very Goo+d No D.j. Issued 
12"x17.5" stiff decorated paper covers, about 60 pp., photos--many of early pioneers. Printed on newsprint. Very unusual. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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9 Billingslea, W. F., Publisher HAMILTON COUNTY SCHOOL ANNUAL
Hamilton Hamilton County News 1936 1st. Paper Very Goo+d No D.j. Issued 
11"x16" paper covers, about 70 pp. (newsprint), photos. Texas Centennial Edition. Many articles about Hamilton, Hamilton County, and all of its schools with many photos. Done in newspaper fashion. Very unusual. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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10 Boynton, G. H., Editor SPECIAL HISTORICAL EDITION OF THE HAMILTON HERALD. A Brief and Authentic History of Hamilton County from the Earliest Times, with Various Sketches of Its Prominent Citizens and Leading Business Men.
Hamilton Hamilton Herald 1907 1st. Paper Very Goo+d No D.j. Issued 
12"x18.5" paper covers, 26 pp. (newsprint), photos. Very scarce. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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N.Y. Cooper Square Pub. 1976 Cloth Fine 
277 pp., illus. by Will James, Joe de Yong, & Charles M. Russell. Introd. by Harry Sinclair Drago. A fine reprint of the history of the evolution of the Western story. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Breihan, Carl W. YOUNGER BROTHERS.
San Antonio Naylor 1961 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 240 pp., 15 pp. of photos, illustrations. Chronology of their crimes. Guns #270. Covers both their Civil War actions and activities after the war. Addendum covers the Lawrence massacre and the subusequent pursuit of Quantrill. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Brininstool, E.A. FIGHTING INDIAN WARRIORS. True Tales of the Wild Frontiers.
Harrisburg Stackpole Books 1953 1st. Cloth Very Good 
353 pp., photos. No d.j. Revised & expanded edition of FIGHTING RED CLOUD'S WARRIORS published in 1926. Review copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Burke, Lee & Jane Lenz Elder THE FUR TRADE IN THE AMERICAN WEST.
Dallas DeGolyer Library 1998 1st. Stiff Dec. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff paper covers, 72 pp., frontis., photos. A catalog of an exhibition at DeGolyer Library, SMU. Early fur trade, government exploration, various fur companies, the language of the fur trade, hides, liars and wannabes. Page 57 to 72 is a very useful chronology on the development of the fur trade on the Mississippi and the western frontier. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Burrows, Jack. JOHN RINGO. The Gunfighter Who Never Was.
Tucson U. of Ariz. 1987 1st. Fine Fine 
242 pp., map, index. First full-length treatment of the Ringo myth and the man. SEE 4289 Also has a chapter about his part in the Hoo-Doo War or the Mason County Range War about which little has been written. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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El Paso El Paso Counsel, Knights of Columbus 1972 1st. Stiff Pictorial Wrs. 
Stiff dec. paper covers, 80 pp., photos, illus. A history of Columbianism, the Knights of Columbus, in Texas by Calleros. 20 small illus. by Jose Cisneros throughout the book & many photos. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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17 Campa, Arthur L. TREASURE OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTOS. Tales & Traditions of the Spanish Southwest.
Norman U. of Ok. Press 1963 1st. Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
223 pp., map, illus. by Joe Beeler, index. Price clipped, name on fly. Excellent work on Spanish southwest folklore and tales. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Ashland Lewis Osborne 1974 1st. Cloth & Boards Fine Mylar 
Beige cloth spine & blue boards, 55 pp., illus., e.p. map. #271/600c. Bookplate. Foreword & ann. by Dan Thrapp. First publication as a book of Carr's account of three years with Co. E. First Cavalry at Ft. McDowell, Arizona. Orig. pub. 1889 in Journal of U.S. Cavalry Association.. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Chance, Jos. E., ed. MEXICO UNDER FIRE, Being the Diary of Samuel Ryan Curtis, 3rd Ohio Volunteer Regt., during the American Military Occupation...
Ft. Worth TCU Press 1994 1st. Fine Fine 
308 pp., map, illus., index. Excellent new work on the Mexican War. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Clark, Sterling B.F. HOW MANY MILES FROM ST. JO? The Log of Sterling B.F. Clark a Forty-Niner & a brief Autobiography of James Phelan, 1819-1892.
San Francisco Taylor & Taylor 1929 1st. Cloth/bds. Very Good 
Cloth spine & paper covered bds. (outer corners worn through). 56 pp., photos. Small name sticker inside front cover. Graff #742. Log of a 49er from Vermont and a brief autobiography of Phelan, a pioneer California merchant, 1819-1892. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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