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The Shawnee County Historical Society In Keeping with the Observance of the Kansas Centennial Reviews a Century of Newspaper Publishing in Topeka. Shawnee County Historical Society Bulletin Number Thirty-Six (No. 36)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Topeka, KS, Shawnee County Historical Society: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028875


60 pages. Covers show a small stain near center, and edges are a little darkened. View more info

Sour Owl: Best of Kansas Humor, Volume XIX, Number 1 (September, 1931)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lawrence, KS, The University of Kansas Chapter of Sigma Delta Chi, National Journalistic Fraternity: 1931

Seller ID: 033733


32 pages, saddle stapled. Covers are well worn with some surface tears and penciled math notes. Contents show light foxing near rear, and a few scattered smudges. Issue remains tight and contents are generally clean. View more info

Typed Letter, Signed

By: Barrett, Monte [Percy Montgomery]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, 1947

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 028399


Three pages, twice folded with first page letterhead of the writer in San Antonio, Texas; Percy Montgomery "Monte" Barrett, 1897-1949 was a newspaperman, author, and cartoonist who created the comic strip "Jane Arden"; Letter is addressed to Arthur J. Carruth, Jr., editor of the Topeka State Journal, newspaper; Content of letter reminds the recipient of their meeting 19 years previous and Barrett's development and marketing of the Jane Arden comic strip; ... View more info

Typed Draft, with Many Hand Written Corrections, of "Today" Column About Vist to Alf Landon's home, Dated December 10, 1935 and Published December 11, 1935 / Photograph of Brisbane at the Typewriter Writing This Column While in Topeka, Kansas

By: Brisbane, Arthur (Journalist/Editor, 1864-1936)

Price: $475.00

Seller ID: 028447


Approximately eight pages, typed, though several are cut and pasted to make four sheets; Typed draft, with many hand written corrections, for 12/11/35 "Today" syndicated column boxhead titled "Visit to Governor Landon. A Direct, Able Man. You Would Like Him. Presenting Nancy Jo." ; Draft was typed and corrected in the offices of The Topeka State Journal, and there is included an eight by ten photograph of Brisbane at the typewriter; Also included is a n... View more info

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Branding Hoover's FBI: How the Boss's PR Men Sold the Bureau to America

By: Cecil, Matthew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lawrence, University Press of Kansas: 2016

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 034555


344 pages. New and still sealed in shrink wrap. View more info

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Galley Songs

By: Collins, Tom (T.C.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, The Journal-Post:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 009720


Copyright is 1928. 79 pages. Illustrated by Jo E. Thompson. Signed by the author on half title page. Signed by W. G. Clugston (Kansas newspaper man, author, and publisher, 1889-1966) on front end page. Black cloth spine covers, and orange paper covers over boards. Covers show light soiling and light edge wear. Corners are a little bumped. Scattered wear on covers, though lettering remains bright. Volume remains very tight and intact, and is internally bright and ... View more info

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Fifty Years of History: Topeka Typographical Union No. 121

By: Harris, Dwight Thacher and Clifford V. Souders (Assisted By W. T. Luce)

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Topeka, Capper Printing Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022713


No date of publication, though ca. 1932. Number 7 of a limited edition of 500 copies. Highly detailed work on the history of printing in, and around Topeka, Kansas. Numerous photos and ads. Paper covers show light creases along edges, and very light wear at spine ends. View more info

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The News and How to Understand It

By: Howe, Quincy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1940

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 035487


250 pages. Signed by the author on the front free end page: "Quincy Howe / New Year, 1941." There is a little foxing on the edges. Light general use/wear, though overall a tight and fairly clean copy. View more info

Mr. President, Mr. President! My Fifty Years of Covering the White House

By: McClendon, Sarah

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, General Publishing Group:

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 033616


Copyright is 1996. 288 pages. Author's inscription on title page reads in full: "To ___ _____ ???????? / liked the President I liked most, / John / F. Kennedy, Sarah McClendon 20 ?? 97." Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Looking Back Over Fifty Years: Golden Wedding Edition of "Just Ridin' 'Round Stories"

By: Rose, O. J.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: N/P [Lyndon, Kansas], N/P [Lyndon, Herald]: 1942

Edition: First, Thus

Seller ID: 026107


Wonderful little booklet, bound in blue suede paper covers. Mr. Rose was the editor of the Lyndon Herald, and this volume includes reprints of his "Just Ridin' Round Stories" previously published in that newspaper. Also in this volume are photos of the author and his wife, as well as flowers received for their Golden Wedding. Stories are followed by letters of congratulations by such other local editors are William Allen White and Arthur Carruth. Suede covers ... View more info

End of a Berlin Diary (1944-1947)

By: Shirer, William L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press:

Seller ID: 033424


Copyright for this edition is 1991. 369 pages, plus index. Full, black, limp leather covers with gilt stamped lettering. All edges of text are gilded. View more info

Berlin Diary: The Journal of a Foreign Correspondent, 1934-1941

By: Shirer, William L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press:

Seller ID: 033425


Copyright for this edition is 1991. 605 pages, plus index. Full, black, limp leather covers with gilt stamped lettering. All edges of text are gilded. View more info