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True West - Sept.-Oct., 1957 - July-August, 1958, Anon.,;,
101 Anon.,;, True West - Sept.-Oct., 1957 - July-August, 1958
Austin: Western Publications 1957 1957 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 
Softcover, 4to; 6 issues of the magazine bound together with twine. Edgewear, tear to the bottom corner of the front cover, pages age tanned. Stories of the old west by J. Frank Dobie, Fred Gipson & others. Illustrations in black & wht & color Part of a mailing label on back cover of last magazine. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Uncle Dudley's Cooking Recipes for Outdoor Men, Anon.,;,
102 Anon.,;, Uncle Dudley's Cooking Recipes for Outdoor Men
Dallas: Uncle Dudley's Cooking Recipes 1960 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, 8vo, 68 pp; tan card covers in brown comb binding; very good condition w/light edgewear & a couple of faint spots on the back cover; Contains such recipes as Yam Pone, Pain in the Neck Toast, Graveyard Stew and more; 0.0 0.0 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Valuation Report of Texas Midland Railroad, Anon.,;,
103 Anon.,;, Valuation Report of Texas Midland Railroad
U. S. Interstate Commerce Commission 1918 - 1st edition Soft cover Book 
Softcover, 8vo, 186 pp; missing back cover but text complete, some pencilled numbers on the lower page edges; text clean; Put into a card cover with a mylar front for protection. Very scarce! Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Who Stole the Bird's Nest, Anon.,;,
104 Anon.,;, Who Stole the Bird's Nest
Boston: L. Prang & Co. 1865 Book 
Stiff cardcovers, 48mo, 12 pp; slick covers w/colorful pages of text telling the story of the theft of a bird's eggs. Pages are fan-fold w/one end attached to the front cover, making a panorama. Age tanned & shelfworn w/tape securing the spine; Offset tape stains on the back of the last page, some spots & stains, but story & ills. are charming. Scarce! Early product of 1 of America's foremost chromolithographers. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 0.0 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Little Pink Petticoat, Anonymous
105 Anonymous Little Pink Petticoat
London Henry Frowde 1911 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Lilian Govey 
This little book, 2.75 inches X 2.25 inches, still has its original string ties and is in very good condition w/attractive colorfrontispeice and floral printed endpapers. The binding is tight & clean. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Plants People Planes, Anonymous
106 Anonymous Plants People Planes
Texas North American Aviation, Inc. Texas Division 1944 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Promotional book put out by North American Aviation with photos of their plants and workers as well as photos and drawings of their planes. The second world war was still going on when this piece was produced because there are mentions of how the planes were being used to bomb Tokyo and European sites. It also talks about the employees who are honorably discharged veterans. The artwork on the cover is arresting. it is in very good condition w/light edgewear & fo name written on the 1st page. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9-0-5 Liquor Stores Drink Book, Anonymous,;,
107 Anonymous,;, 9-0-5 Liquor Stores Drink Book
St. Louis, MO: 9-0-5 Liquor Stores ND Softcover Softcover, 24mo, 23 pp; Softcover in good minus condition, complete with drink recipes, photos of liquors & color prints of drinkers; edgeworn, cover dirty, interior clean. See photos 
9-0-5 Liquor Stores opened in 1933, at the end of Prohibition and closed in 1986. At the height of their popularity, they had 50 stores. This booklet lists only 6 stores. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Be a Drink Expert, Anonymous,;,
108 Anonymous,;, Be a Drink Expert
NY: Bacardi Imports ND Softcover Softcover, 48mo, 10 pp; Booklet is in very good condition. Contains drink recipes using Bacardi rum such as Bacardi Golden Glove & Creole Cocktail. 
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Price: 30.00 USD
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Betty Crocker's Picture Cook Book, Anonymous,;,
109 Anonymous,;, Betty Crocker's Picture Cook Book
Minneapolis, MN: General Mills 1950 - 1st edition so stated 1st Edition.. Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket Included Book 
Hardcover in jacket, 4to, 449 pp; red & white cloth covered book in very good condition w/light shelfwear & 2 facing pages discolored from a pc. Of newsprint used as a book mark; jacket edgeworn & with one 2 inch by 3 inch top corner piece off; Lots of good illustrations. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Bols Liquers, Anonymous,;,
110 Anonymous,;, Bols Liquers
Louisville, KY: Bols Distilling ND Softcover Softcover, 5.5 inches high X4 inches wide, unpaginated; colorful foldup booklet with drink recipes & illustrations in very good condition w/very light soiling on 1 corner. See photos 

Price: 40.00 USD
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Dr. Pepper - Texas History Project Problem Maps, Anonymous,;,
111 Anonymous,;, Dr. Pepper - Texas History Project Problem Maps
Dr. Pepper Co. & Social Science Lab, Inc. 1949 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, oblong 13.5 inches X 10 inches, unpaginated; 6 projects to acquaint students w/Texas including geography & history. In good+ condition w/light shelfwear, some small edgetears. No writing on or in the book. Unusual item; Dr. Pepper insignia on every pages & a full page ad on the back cover. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 110.00 USD
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Forest Avenue High School Annual, Dallas, 1917, Anonymous,;,
112 Anonymous,;, Forest Avenue High School Annual, Dallas, 1917
Dallas: Annual Staff 1917 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, oblong 8 inches high X 11 inches wide, unpaginated; green card covers w/gold title & gold cord; Book is in very good condition - tight & clean inside w/the exception of 1 page whose front edge has 2 small tears. Many photos. As is typical of these card covers w/the overhanging edges, many of the edges have short tears w/a little loss of paper in 2 places, corners of the covers also bumped & torn. See photos. Many ads from companies in Dallas in the back of the annual. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Friends on the Farm ABC, Anonymous,;,
113 Anonymous,;, Friends on the Farm ABC
Samuel Gabriel 1923 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, 14 pp, 4to; Linen-cover has shelfwear, bumped corners, some stains & rub marks. Charming ills of farm animals to help children learn their alphabet. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 5.00 USD
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Handbook of Plain & Fancy Needlework, Anonymous,;,
114 Anonymous,;, Handbook of Plain & Fancy Needlework
London: Ward, Lock, & Co. No date Hardcover Book 
Hardcover - no jacket as issued, 12mo, 178 pp + 7 pp ads; Brown cloth with gilt titles on spine and front, in good condition w/bumped & rubbed thru corners, edgewear, pages lightly age tanned; Book is tight & text is clean. A lot of ills. & instructions. Scarce! This may be a forerunner of the Beeton's "All About" books. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 110.00 USD
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Handmade Cookbook in a loose-leaf binder, Anonymous,;,
115 Anonymous,;, Handmade Cookbook in a loose-leaf binder
Handmade Unknown - ca 1950 Hardcover Book 
Hardcover in a cloth covered loose leaf notebook, nicely arranged with tabs denoting the types of recipes; all recipes typed, in this book they are carbon copies; There are tabs for Salads, Meats, Vegetables, Desserts, & Sauces/Soups. Green cloth cover is sunned on the spine & back cover has a few ink marks & some other spots. Inside the pastedowns have some black spots where the binder rings & hardware has lain on them. Boorum Pease label on 1 pd. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Hood's Book of Home Made Candies, Anonymous,;,
116 Anonymous,;, Hood's Book of Home Made Candies
Lowell, MA: C. I. Hood Co. 1888 1888 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, 12mo, 16 pp; light edgewear, 1 small tear on back cover, lightly bumped corners, 1/2 tear on upper spine, pages age tanned w/a few small spots; Giveaway advertising Hood's patent medicine products w/some recipes mixed in. Front cover has a child eating candy, back cover has a 4 panel cartoon story telling how Hood's Sarsaparilla saved a man's life, very funny. Scarce! Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 
Price: 75.00 USD
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How to Give a Vodka Party, Anonymous,;,
117 Anonymous,;, How to Give a Vodka Party
Hartford, CT: Smirnoff ND Softcover Softcover, 24mo, 12 pp; Booklet is in very good condition w/recipes for drinks using Smirnoff Vodka, hors d'Oeuvres to go with them. Colorful illustrations. See photo. 

Price: 40.00 USD
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How to Make 32 After-Sports Drinks, Anonymous,;,
118 Anonymous,;, How to Make 32 After-Sports Drinks
St. Louis, MO: Southern Comfort 1960 Softcover Softcover, 12mo, 10 pp; very good condition w/2 light smudges on the front, inside clean & bright; Contains recipes for drinks and colorful ills. See photos. 

Price: 45.00 USD
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Inglenook Cookbook, Anonymous,;,
119 Anonymous,;, Inglenook Cookbook
NY: Harper & Bros. May, 1948 Hardcover Dust Jacket Included Book 
Hardcover in jacket, 8vo, 320 pp; Both book and jacket are in very good condition w/light shelfwear. The book has a few tiny black spots on the top edge. From the jacket, "145,000 copies of these books now in print." 0.0 0.0 
Price: 20.00 USD
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John W. Carpenter 1881-1959, Anonymous,;,
120 Anonymous,;, John W. Carpenter 1881-1959
Privately Published 1959 Hardcover Book 
Hardcover - no jacket as issued, 4to, 34 pp; A memorial tribute to one of the men who made Dallas a great city. White cover w/gilt name & dates on front is in good condition w/shelfwear & bumped & rubbed thru corners, some spots & stains, ragged spine end Interior tight & clean w/1 small spot on the back pd. Contains a short bio of Mr. Carpenter w/many photos, then tributes from both individuals & newspapers. Interior tight & complete. One of the makers of Dallas 0.0 0.0 
Price: 50.00 USD
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