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True West - Sept.-Oct., 1957 - July-August, 1958, Anon.,;,
201 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.,;,
202 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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Union Pacific Railroad, Anon.,;,
203 Anon.,;, Union Pacific Railroad
Privately Published 1972 1972 Soft cover Book 
Oblong softcover in a comb binding with a transparent plastic front cover. Good condition with edgewear, bottom tooth broken off comb binding; Color photos and route maps, 18 thick pages. Looks like a sales handout. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Valuation Report of Texas Midland Railroad, Anon.,;,
204 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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205 Anon.,;, Watkins Almanac
Winona, MN: J. R. Watkins Co. 1916 1916 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, 8vo, 96 pp; colorful covers + 3 full color plates, 1 double plate; full of useful advice: care of children, recipes & lots of info about Watkins products; cover loose, repaired w/archival tape, edgewear, light soil on covers; Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Who Stole the Bird's Nest, Anon.,;,
206 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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207 Anonymous Bols Liqueurs Recipes for Cocktails, Entrees & Desserts
Louisville, KY Erven Lucas Bols Distiling Co. Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall 
Small folding booklet of cocktail recipes using Bols Liqueurs; The booklet includes a short history of the company, map showing where the liqueur ingredients come from, and a page detailing the royal grants Bols enjoys. There are suggestions on how best to serve their products as well as recipes for various cocktails which include their products. Colorfully illustrated and in very good condition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Little Pink Petticoat, Anonymous
208 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
209 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,;,
210 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,;,
211 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,;,
212 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,;,
213 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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214 Anonymous,;, Colored "Friend in Need" Postcard
Friend in Need Society 1903 Book 
Postcard, 5.5 inches wide X 3.25 inches high; Tan card stock with an address in Austin, TX; good condition - age tanned, one corner dogeared, some dirty areas, readable; The society was a form of insurance company, paying on the death of a member. Names of the officers on the back along with a notice requesting payment of $1. See photos. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 35.00 USD
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215 Anonymous,;, Cotton and Its Kingdom
Harper's New Monthly Magazine 1887 Book Signed by Author(s)
15 page article from Harper's about cotton growing in the south. Very good condition with some age toning to the paper. Illustrated with 10 black and white engravings signed by Franklin showing cotton growing, processing, picking, and some of the people involved in its culture. Several of the engravings picture Negroes involved in the labor. Another of the engravings shows the cotton port at Galveston, Texas. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Dr. Pepper - Texas History Project Problem Maps, Anonymous,;,
216 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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217 Anonymous,;, Famous Men of Modern Times
Boston: J. E. Hickman 1843 - assumed 1st edition 1st Edition.. Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 
Hardcover, 16mo, 315 pp; Book is in fair condition w/brown leather spine & corners, marbled boards, b&w illustrations, artist not credited. The cover is scuffed, edgeworn w/bumped corners. Interior is foxed & stained, but complete & readable. This book was authored by the "author of Peter Parley's Tales" according to the title page. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Forest Avenue High School Annual, Dallas, 1917, Anonymous,;,
218 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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219 Anonymous,;, Fort Worth High School 1919 State Champions
1919 Book 
This item is a handmade photo album of the coaches & players on the 1919 Fort Worth High School football team which won the state championship that year. The photos and the album are all in very good condition. The album is tied together w/tan ribbon. The photos are mounted on purple card stock. There are no names on any of the photos, but they are in very good condition. One of a kind; 0.0 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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220 Anonymous,;, Fredericksburg, Texas: The First Fifty Years
Fredericksburg Publishing 1971 - 1st English edition Hardcover Book 
Hardcover - no jacket, 4to, 122 pp + index; yellow cloth w/browning decoration and title, illustrated w/blk & white photos; very good condition w/light shelfwear & po name & date on front flyleaf; 1st published in 1896 on the town's 50th anniversary. Much about early German settlers; Tx residents will have state tax added to their bill. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 38.00 USD
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